ICAR - Central Arid Zone Research Institute

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S. No. Name of Scientist  Designation Discipline
1. Dr. O.P. Yadav Director Plant Breeding
Division of Natural Resources
1 Dr. C.B. Pandey Head I/c Forestry
2 Dr. J.P. Singh Principal Scientist Economic Botany
3 Dr. P.C. Moharana Principal Scientist Geography
4 Dr. R. K. Goyal Principal Scientist Soil & Water Cons. Engineering
5 Dr. Priyabrata Santra Principal Scientist Soil Physics
6 Dr. Deepesh Machiwal Principal Scientist Soil & Water  Cons. Engg.
7 Dr. D.V. Singh Senior Scientist Agronomy
8 Dr. Mahesh Kumar Gaur Senior Scientist Geography
9 Dr. Ranjit Singh Yadav Senior Scientist Soil Science
10 Dr. Mahesh Kumar Senior Scientist Pedology
11 Dr. H.M. Meena Scientist Agril. Meteorology
12 Dr. Saurabh Swami Scientist Agril. Chemicals
Division of Integrated Farming System
1 Dr. Praveen Kumar Head Soil Chemistry/Fertility/Microbiology
2 Dr. Uday Burman Principal Scientist Plant Physiology
3 Dr. P.R. Meghwal Principal Scientist Horticulture
4 Dr. Akath Singh Principal Scientist Horticulture
5 Dr. N.R. Panwar Principal Scientist Soil Chemistry/Fertility/Microbiology
6 Dr. R.C. Kasana Principal Scientist Agril. Microbiology
7 Dr. Pradeep Kumar Senior Scientist Horticulture
8 Dr. N.K. Jat Scientist Agronomy
9 Dr. (Mrs.) Archana Verma Scientist Agroforestry
10 Dr. Pratap Singh Khapte Scientist Vegetable Science
11 Dr. Shiran Kalappurakkal Scientist Agroforestry
12 Dr.(Ms.) Saritha M. Scientist Agril. Microbiology
Division of Plant Improvement and Pest Management
1 Dr. R.K. Kaul Head I/c Nematalogy
2 Dr. S.K. Singh Principal Scientist Plant Pathology
3 Dr. (Mrs.) Anjly Pancholy Principal Scientist Genetics/Cyto-Genetics
4 Dr. (Mrs.) Nisha Patel Principal Scientist Agril. Entomology
5 Dr. Ramavtar Sharma Principal Scientist Gentics/Cyto-genetics
6 Dr. M.P. Rajora Principal Scientist Plant Breeding
7 Dr. (Mrs.) R.K. Kalia Principal Scientist Agro-Forestry
8 Dr. H.R. Mahla Principal Scientist Genetics/Cyto-Genetics
9 Dr. R.K. Kakani Principal Scientist Plant Genetics & Breeding
10 Dr. P.K. Roy Senior Scientist Plant Breeding
11 Dr. (Mrs.) Ritu Mawar Senior Scientist Plant Pathology
12 Dr. Kuldeep Singh Jadon Scientist Plant Pathology
13 Dr. Ramesh Kumar Solanki Scientist Genetics & Plant Breeding
14 Sh. Shantharaja CS Scientist Seed Technology
15 Sh. K.B. Choudhary Scientist Genetics & Plant Breeding
16 Sh. Mahesh Kumar Scientist Plant Biochemistry
17 Dr. Reena Rani Scientist Genetics & Plant Breeding
Division of Livestock Production and Range Management
1 Dr. A.K. Patel Head I/c LPM
2 Dr. R.N. Kumawat Principal Scientist Agronomy
3 Dr. S.P.S. Tanwar Principal Scientist Agronomy
Division of Agricultural Engineering and Renewable Energy
1 Dr. Dilip Jain Head AS&PE
2 Er. Dinesh Mishra Principal Scientist FMP
3 Dr. A.K. Singh Principal Scientist FMP
4 Dr. R.K. Singh Principal Scientist Land & Water Management Engg.
5 Dr. Surendra Poonia Senior Scientist Physics
6 Dr. (Mrs.) Soma Srivastava Scientist Food & Nutrition
7 Er. Om Prakash, (Study leave from 23.07.2019 to 22.01.2021) Scientist Agril. Process Engg.
8 Sh. Shekh Mukhtar Mansuri Scientist Agriculture Structure Process Engg.
Division of Transfer of Technology and Training
1 Dr. (Mrs.) Pratibha Tewari Head Home Science
2 Dr. Bhagwan Singh Principal Scientist Agril. Extension
3 Dr. Vijay Avinashilingam N.A. Principal Scientist Agril. Extension
4 Sh. A.K. Sharma Scientist (Sel. Grade) Agronomy
5 Dr. B.L. Manjunatha Scientist Agril. Extension
6 Sh. P.H. Nikumbhe Scientist Fruit Science
7 Dr.(Mrs.) Dipika Hajong Scientist Agril. Extension
8 Sh. Pramendra Scientist Agril. Economics
All India Network Research Project on Vertebrate Pest Management
1 Dr. R.S. Tripathi Principal Scientist Agril. Entomology
2 Dr. Vipin Choudhary Principal Scientist Agril. Entomology
KVK-CAZRI, Jodhpur
1 Dr. B.S. Rathore Project Coordinator-KVK-Jodhpur Agril. Extension
Regional Research Station - Pali Marwar
1 Dr. Anil Kumar Shukla Head Horticulture
2 Dr. Radhey Shyam Mehta Principal Scientist Agronomy
3 Er. P.L. Regar Scientist (SG) Soil & Water Conservation Engg.
4 Ms. Keerthika A.(On study leave) Scientist Forestry
5 Dr. Dipak Kumar Gupta Scientist Environment Science
6 Mr. Noor Mohammed M.B. Scientist Agroforestry
7 Dr.(Ms.) Kamla Kumari Choudhary Scientist Soil Science
8 Dr. S.R. Meena Scientist Agronomy
KVK – Regional Research Station - Pali Marwar
1 Dr. Dheeraj Singh Principal Scientist and Programme Coordinator Horticulture
Regional Research Station - Bikaner
1 Dr. N.D. Yadava Head I/c Agronomy
2 Dr. M.L. Soni Principal Scientist Soil Chem./Fertility
3 Dr. G.L. Bagdi Principal Scientist Agrilt. Extension
4 Dr. Birbal Principal Scientist Horticulture
5 Dr. V.S. Rathore Principal Scientist Agronomy
6 Dr. N.S. Nathawat Principal Scientist Plant Physiology
7 Ms. Subbulakshmi V. Scientist Agro-Forestry
8 Dr. Sheetal K. Radhakrishnan Scientist Environment Science
9 Sh. Renjith P.S. Scientist Agronomy
Regional Research Station - Jaisalmer
1 Dr. M. Patidar Head (Officiating) Agronomy
2 Sh. Sugan Chand Meena Scientist Agricultural Entomology
3 Dr. Dileep Kumar Scientist Agril. Extension
4 Sh. Abhishek Kumar Scientist Agroforestry
5 Sh. Julius Uchoi Scientist Fruit Science
6 Sh. Anil Patidar Scientist Economic Botany & Plant Genetics
7 Dr. (Mrs.) Archana Sanyal Scientist Seed Science & Technology
8 Ms. Ankita Trivedi Scientist Soil Science
Regional Research Station - Kukma Bhuj
1 Dr. Devi Dayal Head I/c Agronomy
2 Sh. Sushil Kumar Scientist Agronomy
3 Sh. Rahul Dev Scientist Economic Botany
4 Sh. M. Suresh Kumar Scientist Agroforestry
5 Sh. Om Prakash Meena Scientist Soil Science
6 Sh. Anandkumar Naorem Scientist Soil Science
Regional Research Station - Leh (Jammu & Kashmir)
1 Dr. Anurag Saxena Head (Officiating) Agronomy
2 Sh. Dipankar Saha Scientist (Sel. Grade) Economic Botany
3 Ms. Truptimayee Suna Scientist Land & Water Management Engineering
Newly Join Scientist at CAZRI, Jodhpur which are under Training for Professional Attachment Training
Scientist on Deputation to ICRISAT for the period of two years w.e.f. 1.8.2018 TO 31.07.2020
1 Dr. Shalander Kumar   Agril. Economics

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