Dr. Robin Gogoi, Principal Scientist, Division of Plant Pathology, ICAR-IARI, New Delhi received his M.Sc. (Agri) from Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat in 1989 and Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute in 1997. He joined College of Agriculture, AAU, Jorhat as Assistant Professor in 1990. Later he joined IARI as Senior Scientist in 2006. He has earned vast professional experience in teaching, research (specialization in fungal pathology) and extension from 28 years of active service. He had exposure visits in various agricultural institutions of India and other countries including Canada, China, Thailand and Nepal. He executed sincere service to ICAR as Nodal Officer of IARI-Assam from January 2015 to July, 2017.
He has published more than 80 research papers in high impact journals, 5 books, 27 book chapters and a number of popular articles. In his credit he has 2 patents (nano-hexaconazole and nano-sulphur) and 4 maize varieties (ASKH1, APQH7, APQH5 and APH27). He has guided 5 M.Sc. and 3 Ph.D. students as a Chairperson, 35 students as Co-Chairperson and member. He has received many awards like Cash Prize of Gujarat Agro- Industries Corporation Limited in M.Sc (1989), IARI Gold Medal (1998), Prof. M. J. Narasimhan Academic Award (1998), Prof. H. C. Dube Outstanding Young Scientist Award (2008), Best Researcher of 6th Academic Brilliance Awards (2018), Nanaji Deshmukh ICAR Award for Outstanding Interdisciplinary Team Research (2019), etc.
Dr. Gogoi has served Indian Phytopathological Society as Zonal Councillor (North-eastern chapter, 2002), Zonal President (Delhi chapter, 2013) and Associate Editor (2012-16). He is continuing his truthful overhaul to the Society as Joint Secretary and Senior Editor of Indian Phytopath News.
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