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Geneticist

Birham Prakash Ohlyan, Indian geneticist. Certified agriculture animal biotechnology. Research fellow National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, 1975-1978, research fellow Council of Scientific and Industrial Research India, Karnal, 1979-1982; scholar Swedish University Agricultural Science, Uppsala, 1995-1996.

Background

Ohlyan, Birham Prakash was born on December 14, 1954 in Rohtak, Haryana, India. Son of Chander Bhan and Sawroopi Devi (Nandal) Ohlyan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kurukshetra (India) University, 1975. Master of Science, Kurukshetra (India) University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Kurukshetra (India) University, 1984.

Postgraduate, Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, 1996.

Career

Lecturer Tribhuvan University, Rampur, Nepal, 1978-1979. Scientist Central Institute for Research on Goats, Mathura, India, 1982-1987. Senior scientist National Institute Animal Genetics, Karnal, India, 1988-1994, National Bureau Animal Genetic Resources, Karnal, since 1996.

Visiting scientist Tribhuvan University, Nepal, 1978. Senior scientist Indian Council Agricultural Research, since 1982. Post-doctoral fellow Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden, 1995-1996.

Researcher in field.

Achievements

  • Certified agriculture animal biotechnology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (manual) National Animal Gene Bank for India, 1990, Cytogenetics of Buffaloes, 1997.

Membership

Member Indian Science Congress (executive member since 1996), Indian Society Animal Genetics, National Academy Agricultural Sciences, Society Conservation Domestic Animals Diversity (treasurer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, sports.

Connections

Married Kailash Devi Sirohi, November 28, 1979. Children: Vivek Chaudhary, Ashish Ohlyan.

father:
Chander Bhan Ohlyan

mother:
Sawroopi Devi (Nandal) Ohlyan

spouse:
Kailash Devi Sirohi

child:
Vivek Chaudhary Ohlyan

child:
Ashish Ohlyan