Robin Gogoi

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Name Robin Gogoi
Designation Professor & Head
Complete postal Address with city code Division of Plant Pathology, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi - 110012
Email IDs
Mobile No. 9871842028

Brief Biodata

Birth & Educations: Borne in Tara Tea Estate, completed school education at Doom Dooma of Tinsukia district, Assam, did pre-degree (Science) from Jagannath Barooah College, B. Sc. (Agri, 1987) & M.Sc. (Agri, 1989) from Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat and Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute in 1997.

Positions hold: Joined College of Agriculture, AAU, Jorhat as Assistant Professor in 1990. Later he joined ICAR-IARI, in the Division of Plant Pathology in 2006. Secretary of Indian Phytopathological Society (IPS). He has served the Society as Joint Secretary (2017-19), Zonal Councillor (North-eastern chapter, 2002), Zonal President (Delhi chapter, 2013), Associate Editor of Indian Phytopathology (2012-16), Senior Editor of Indian Phytopath News (2018-19).

Awards/Honours: Nanaji Deshmukh ICAR Award for Outstanding Interdisciplinary Team Research (2019), IPS Best Teacher Award of Indian Phytopathological Society (2020), Best Researcher of 6th Academic Brilliance Awards (2018), Prof. H. C. Dube Outstanding Young Scientist Award (2008), Prof. M. J. Narasimhan Academic Award (1998), IARI Gold Medal (1998), Cash Prize of Gujarat Agro- Industries Corporation Limited in M. Sc (1989) etc.

Fellow: Fellow of Indian Phytopathological Society (FIPS) and Indian Society of Mycology & Plant Pathology (ISMPP), and Life Member of 9 scientific societies.

Research Areas: Fungal pathology with specialization in maize, wheat, rice, potato, ginger and flower disease management, host-pathogen interaction, nano-biotechnology and mushroom cultivation technology.