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researcher , science educator

Swati Sen-Mandi, Indian science educator, researcher. Research fellow International Rice Research Institute, Los Banos, The philippines, 1990-1991; W. Bengal Government scholar Cambridge University, 1972-1975; Fulbright Visiting scholar University California, Davis, 1985-1986.

Background

Sen-Mandi, Swati was born on August 29, 1948 in Bankura, W. Bengal, India. Daughter of Amitava and Minati Sen.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honours, Presidency College, Calcutta, India, 1968. Master of Science, Calcutta University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, Cambridge University, 1975.

Career

Assistant professor Presidency College, Calcutta, 1977-1982. Lecturer Bose Institute, 1982-1989, reader, 1989-1996, professor, since 1996. Associate department vegetable crops University California, Davis, 1985-1986.

Visiting scientist department agronomy Ohio State University, 1991. Speaker All India Radio, Caluctta, 1995, 96. Visiting professor botany department Kalyani University, Nadia, India, 1997-1998, agricultural department Calcutta University.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Examiner, evaluator Jagadish Bose National Science Talent Search, Calcutta, 1984. Member Indian Society Seed Technology (life), Fulbright Alumni Association (life), International Society Seed Science (Indian representative steering committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel.

Connections

Married Kalyan Kumar Mandi, May 8, 1979. 1 child, Shiladitya.

father:
Amitava Sen

mother:
Minati Sen

spouse:
Kalyan Kumar Mandi

child:
Shiladitya Sen-Mandi