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Entomologist , researcher

Hari Prasad Patnaik, Indian entomologist, researcher. Achievements include research in IPM strategies in pulses, vegetables, beekeeping strategies, validated traditional knowledge in pest control. Fellow: Plant Protection Association India; member: Entomological Society India.

Background

Patnaik, Hari Prasad was born on August 5, 1954 in Bhanjanagar, Odisha, India. Son of Raghupatra Narayanaswami and Ahalya Devi Patnaik.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Orissa University Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, 1975. Master of Science in Entomology, Orissa University Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Entomology, Orissa University Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, 1994.

Career

Scientist entomology, pulse improvement project RRTTS, Chiplima,, Sambalpur, India, 1982—1984. Junior.entomologist Cashewnut Improvement Project, OUAT, Bhubaneswar, India, 1984—1985. Senior scientis entomology Regional Research & Technology Transfer Station, Kendujhar, 1985—2002.

Entomologist, cashewnut improvement project Orissa University Agriculture & Technology, 1984—1985, senior research assistant, department entomology, 1980—1982, professor, India coordinated project honeybee, 2002—2005, professor, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in IPM strategies in pulses, vegetables, beekeeping strategies, validated traditional knowledge in pest control.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor publication & editing.

Membership

Fellow: Plant Protection Association India. Member: Entomological Society India.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Birdwatching, butterfly collecting.

Connections

Married Geeta Patnaik, June 13, 1985. 1 child Gayatri.

father:
Raghupatra Narayanaswami

mother:
Ahalya Devi Patnaik

spouse:
Geeta Patnaik

child:
Gayatri Patnaik