ICAR - Central Arid Zone Research Institute

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Employee's Detail (Scientific)

Name Dr. VINOD KUMAR MANGA
Designation Principal Scientist (Plant Breeding)
Qualification Ph.D. (Botany) specialization in Plant Breeding
Email Id Vinod.Manga@icar.gov.in
Date of Birth 1954-12-29     (yyyy-mm-dd)
Service Particulars ·Research Associate, Punjab Agric. Univ. Ludhiana, 24/9/77 to 6/8/78 ·Scientist S1 (Pl. Breed.), CAZRI, Jodhpur, 9/8/78 to 30/6/84 ·Scientist S2 (Pl. Breed.), CAZRI, Jodhpur, 1/7/84 to 31/12/85 ·Sr. Scientist (Pl. Breed.), CAZRI, Jodhpur, 1/1/86 to 26/7/98 ·Principal Scientist (Pl. Breed.), CAZRI, Jodhpur, 27/7/98 continuing till date
Major Reserach Areas Development and Improvement of Pearl millet varieties including hybrids and hybrid parents suited to arid region
No. of Reserach Publications Indian:   48
Foriegn: 6
Visit Abroad USA 18 months (Jan 91 to June 1992)Haiti (15 days) June 1991
Guided for M.Sc./Ph.D (No. of Students) External examiner for One PhD, and two MSc. candidates
Awards Received Appreciation Certificate for the Choudhary Devi Lal AICRP Team Research Award 1999-2000 to the All India Coordinated Research project on Pearl Millet
Other Relevent Information Developed pearl millet open pollinated variety CZP 9603. This was identified for release by the Variety Identification Committee. Associated with the development and release of the following pearl millet varieties CZ-IC 923 and CZP 9802.Germplasm Register