Dr.AL Singh

Principal Scientist

Directorate of Groundnut Research, India

Introduction

Amrit Lal Singh, did his education from BHU Varanasi, joined ICAR in 1985 as an ARS in Plant Physiology, promoted to senior and principal scientists and Director, Directorate of Groundnut Research, PB 5, Junagadh-362001. He is a pioneer in “Mineral nutrition and stress tolerance and micronutrient bio-fortification in crops”

Awards / Honors

  • AAAS (Junior) Medal - March – 1990 .
  • S.N. Ranade memorial junior scientist Award - March – 2000 .
  • J.J. Chinoy Gold Medal Award 2011 - August – 2011 .

Education

U.P. Board, Allahabad, India
High School
1970 – 1974

U.P. Board, Allahabad, India
Intermediate Science
1974 – 1976

BHU, Varanasi
B.Sc.
1976 – 1978

BHU, Varanasi
M.Sc.
1978 – 1980

National (Central) Rice Institute, Cuttack
Ph.D.
1980 – 1985

Experience

Title : Scientist
Organisation : Directorate of Groundnut Research(ICAR), Gujrat, India
1985 – 1990

Title : Scientist Sr. Scale
Organisation : Directorate of Groundnut Research(ICAR), Gujrat, India
1990 – 1998

Title : Senior Scientist
Organisation : Directorate of Groundnut Research(ICAR), Gujrat, India
1998 – 2006

Title : Principal Scientist
Organisation : Directorate of Groundnut Research(ICAR), Gujrat, India
2006 –

Participeted Conference

Title Conference Name Type Country
National Conference Of Plant & Physiology Indian Plant & Physiology National India

Skills : Self Rating (Out of 10)

Seeds
10
Botany
10
Soil Biology
10
Biofertilizers
10
Chlorophyll Fluorescence
10
Zinc
9
Manure
9
Abiotic Stress
9

Topic

Irrigation and Water Management Abiotic Stress Botany Microbiology Physiology

Memberships

Life Time Member: Indian Society for Plant Physiology