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plant pathologist

Sunaina Veerapaneni, Indian plant pathologist. Achievements include patents in field of biopesticides. Member Indian Phytopathol. Society (life), Indian Potato Association (life).

Background

Veerapaneni, Sunaina was born on January 11, 1947 in Ambala, Haryana, India. Daughter of Inder Bal and Susheela (Chopra) Vohra.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Punjab University, Chandigarh, India, 1967. Master of Science 1st class honours, Punjab Agricultural University, Hissar, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy 1st class honours, Meerut University, India, 1993.

Career

Lecturer, HAU, Hissar, 1970-1972; scientist S, Control Potato Research Institute, Shimla, 1975-1976; scientist S-1, Control Potato Research Institute, Shimla, 1976-1982; senior scientist, Control Potato Research Institute, Shimla, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field of biopesticides.

Membership

Member Indian Phytopathol. Society (life), Indian Potato Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, painting, cycling, declamation, fancy dress.

Connections

Married Kishore Veerapaneni, December 7, 1970. Children: V. Vandna, V. Vivek.

father:
Inder Bal Vohra

mother:
Susheela (Chopra) Vohra

spouse:
Kishore Veerapaneni

child:
V. Vivek Veerapaneni

child:
V. Vandna Veerapaneni