ISBN 9788123905808,Phytonematology In India

Phytonematology In India




Publication Year 1998

ISBN 9788123905808

ISBN-10 8123905807

Hard Back

Number of Pages 205 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

The book Phytonematology in India is a compilation of plant nematology work done in major states of India. In addition to that two chapters on History of Plant Nematology and Plant Nematology in India provides information on the nematology development at a global level and in India. Covering latest landmarks in the field. Each contributor has provided background information on the state alongwith the future projections of the subject. This will prove to be a very useful reference work for nematological information of Indian states under one cover covering various facets of this branch. The book also provide an appropriate direction toward new research frontiers and thrust areas for concerned states. The book will be useful for students teachers and researchers engaged in nematological studies.

About the Author
Dr. Pravin Chandra Trivedi Associate Professor Department of Botany University of Rajasthan Jaipur India obtained his B.Sc. (1972) M.Sc. (1974) and Ph.D. (1978) degrees from the University of Rajasthan Jaipur. He has a brilliant academic record getting First in all the public examinations. He was appointed as Assistant Professor in Botany in 1974 and Associate Professor in 1987. Dr. Trivedi worked as a Post-doctoral Fellow (1983-84) at the Department of Plant Pathology North Carolina State University Raleigh USA with renowned nematologist Professor K.R. Barker. It was funded by Ministry of Education Government of India. Dr. Trivedi visited several major research laboratories engaged in nematode research and presented research papers in many international conferences in 14 countries viz. USA Canada UK Germany The Netherlands Japan Italy Denmark Switzerland Luxembourg Malaysia Singapore Austria and Belgium. Dr. Trivedi has published more than hundred research papers and review articles in journals of national and international repute. He is an author of one textbook and edited five books. He is a life member of more than one dozen learned bodies in India and abroad and is a Fellow of several of them including The Indian Botanical Society Indian Phytopathological Society The Nematological Society of India etc