Principal Scientist (Animal Nutrition) ICAR-Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura
He completed Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry from C. V. Sc. & A.H. Mathura with University silver medal. He has obtained his M. V. Sc. and Ph.D. degree in Animal Nutrition from ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar. He was recipient of ICAR (JRF) and IVRI (SRF) during his Master and PhD program respectively. His field of specialization is ruminant nutrition and rumen microbiology. His research interests include methane mitigation and unconventional feed utilization in ruminants. During his professional carrier he proved himself as excellent teacher and researcher. He has guided four M.V. Sc. and one Ph. D. student who are well placed. He has handled research projects of national interest funded from Indian council of Agriculture Research, Department of Science and Technology. He was awarded with International Endeavour Award by Department of Education and Training, Government of Australia. He was on Foreign Deputation at CSIRO, Agriculture and Food, Brisbane, Queensland. He was also recipient of U.B. Singh Memorial Young Scientist Award 2016 by Animal Nutrition Association, Outstanding Achievement Award, Best presentation Award. He has edited book/proceedings/newsletters and published around fifty research articles in peer reviewed journals of International/ National repute along with many book chapters and technical articles. He is life member of many national scientific societies like Animal Nutrition Association, Animal Nutrition society of India, Indian Association for Advancement of Veterinary Research and ISSGPU. He is also the reviewer of many international and national scientific Journals.