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agriculture technologist

Appannan Dakshinamurthy, Indian agriculture technologist. Achievements include research in stored-grain pest management and in post-harvest technology of grains.

Background

Dakshinamurthy, Appannan was born on August 26, 1946 in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore, 1968. Master of Science in Agriculture, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Agriculture, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore, 1987.

Career

Deputy agricultural officer IndoGerman Project, Dotacamund, India, 1971-1973. Lecturer department agriculture Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, 1973-1977. Scientist Indian Council Agricultural Research, Shillong, 1977-1981, senior scientist Bhopal, 1981-1983.

Director Paddy Processing Research Center, Thanjavur, India, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in stored-grain pest management and in post-harvest technology of grains.

Connections

├Ľarents Shanmuga Appannan and Saravanabhavan Saraswathi. Married Balu Thenmozhi, June 2, 1978. Children: Deepa, Divya.

spouse:
Balu Thenmozhi

child:
Deepa Dakshinamurthy

child:
Divya Dakshinamurthy