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Biotechnologist , Entomologist , researcher

Savarimuthu Ignacimuthu, Indian entomologist, biotechnologist, researcher. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Indian Society for Seed Technology, Indian National Science Academy.

Background

Ignacimuthu, Savarimuthu was born on September 9, 1948 in Sindalachery, Tamil Nadu, India. Son of Savarimuthu and Salethammal.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Botany, University Madras, India, 1972. Master of Science in Botany, University Madras, 1978. Master of Philosophy in Botany, University Delhi, New Delhi, 1981.

Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics, University Delhi, New Delhi, 1986. Doctor of Science in Biotechnology, University Delhi, New Delhi, 2001.

Career

Lecturer department botany St. Joseph's College, 1980-1992, St. Xavier's College, Palayamkottai, 1992-1993, principal, 1992-1993. Deputy director Entomology Research Institute Loyola College, Chennai, India, 1993-1996, director research India, since 1996, principal India, 1997-2000. Vice chancellor Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, 2000—2002, Madras University, Chennai, 2002—2003.

Principal investigator St. Joseph's College, Trichy, 1980-1992, St. Xavier's College, 1992-1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Applied Plant Biotechnology, 1996, Environmental Awareness and Protection, 1998, Environment Awareness and Pollution Control, 1998 (Best Book award Tamil Nadu State Government). Inventor in field.

Membership

Member New York Academy of Sciences, Indian Society for Seed Technology, Indian National Science Academy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Social and environmental service, research, helping the poor.

Connections

father:
Savarimuthu Salethammal

mother:
Salethammal