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agriculturist , Geneticist , researcher

Kunnummal Kurungara Vinod, Indian agriculturist, geneticist, researcher. Achievements include research in mapping of quantitative trait loci, genes for grain quality, drought tolerance, nitrogen use efficiency in rice. Member of National Geography Society, Indian Society Plantation Crops, Indian Society Plant Breeders, Association Rice Research Workers, European Federation Biotechnology, Indian Society Genetics and Plant Breeding.

Background

Vinod, Kunnummal Kurungara was born on May 13, 1965 in Mahe, Pondicherry, India. Son of Narayanan Adiyodi and Radha Amma.

Education

Diploma in Computer Programming and Applications, Annamalai University, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, 2007.

Career

Plant breeder Rubber Research Institute India, Kottayam, India, 1995—2006, senior scientist, 2006—2008, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, since 2008. Peer reviewer Many international journals plant genetics.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in mapping of quantitative trait loci, genes for grain quality, drought tolerance, nitrogen use efficiency in rice.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of National Geography Society, Indian Society Plantation Crops, Indian Society Plant Breeders, Association Rice Research Workers, European Federation Biotechnology, Indian Society Genetics and Plant Breeding.

Connections

Married Sreeja Parambath. Children: Aditya, Abhiram.

father:
Narayanan Adiyodi

mother:
Radha Amma

spouse:
Sreeja Parambath

child:
Aditya Vinod

child:
Abhiram Vinod