Dr. Sanjay Rawal
Dr. Sanjay Rawal, Principal Scientist, currently working at ICAR- Central Potato Research Institute, Campus, Modipuram, Meerut, acquired his Master’s degree from GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar and Ph. D. degree in Agronomy from SV Patel University of Agriculture and Technology, Meerut and joined Agricultural Research Services (ARS) in 1992. He is working in potato agronomy for the last 21 years and has developed recommendations for ware, specialty and processing potato crop, and potato based cropping systems. He has published over 70 publications including research papers, technical bulletins, book chapters and popular articles. At present, he is working on long term effect of source of nutrition on potato and potato based systems, weed management, varietal specific production technology development under optimal and abiotic stress conditions and organic farming. Apart from institute projects, he is handling externally funded projects as PI and associate, and also working in ICAR- CPRI- CIP collaborative project on abiotic stress management. He has continuously remained actively associated with IPA activities and assisted in organizing several scientific events.