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KC3 provides a long list of experts and practitioners not only on climate change but also on cross-cutting issues such as natural resources management, agroforestry, economics, among others.

Dr. Are Ashkor Kumar

India
Category/ies
  • Agriculture, Livestock, and Fisheries
  • Communication and Advocacy
ExpertiseGenetics, Integrated plant breeding, breeding of biofuel crops, Molecular Markers, Crop Improvement, Marker Assisted Selection, phenotyping and genotyping, Development of genetic populations, Improved products development and dissemination
Institution/ AffiliationInternational Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)
Educational Background
  • M.Sc. Genetics and Plant Breeding, ANGR Agricultural University, Hyderabad
  • Ph D in Genetics, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India
Project/sProjects on genetic diversification of hybrid parents, biofortifying sorghum with higher grain Zn and Fe concentration and developing sorghums amenable for first (1G) and second generation (2G) bioenergy production
Publication/s
  • Phuke, R M and Anuradha, K and Radhika, K and Jabeen, F and Anuradha, G and Ramesh, T and Hariprasanna, K and Mehtre, S Pand Deshpande, S P and Anil, G and Das, R R and Rathore, A and Hash, C T and Reddy, B V S and Ashok Kumar, A (2017) Genetic Variability, Genotype × Environment Interaction, Correlation, and GGE Biplot Analysis for Grain Iron and Zinc Concentration and Other Agronomic Traits in RIL Population of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench). Frontiers in Plant Science, 8 (712). pp. 1-13. ISSN 1664-462X
  • Sanjana Reddy, P and Reddy, B V S and Ashok Kumar, A and Sharma, H C (2015) Performance of A1, A2, A3, A4(M), A4(G) and A4(VZM) cytoplasms based iso-nuclear sorghum hybrids for shoot fly resistance across-rainy and post-rainy seasons. Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding, 75 (3). pp. 324-329. ISSN 0019-5200
  • Basavaraj, G and Rao, P P and Basu, K and Ravinder Reddy, Ch and Ashok Kumar, A and Srinivasa Rao, P and Reddy, B V S (2013) Assessing viability of bio-ethanol production from sweet sorghum in India. Energy Policy. pp. 1-30. ISSN 0301-4215
  • Gowda, C L L and Ashok Kumar, A and Janila, P (2013) Integrating Crop Improvement with Resource Management to Alleviate the Effects of Desertification under Climate Change Scenarios. Annals of Arid Zone . pp. 1-10. ISSN 0570-1791
  • Reddy, B V S and Ramesh, S and Reddy, P S and Ashok Kumar, A (2009) Genetic enhancement for drought tolerance in sorghum. Plant Breeding Reviews, 31. pp. 189-222.
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