Dr. Ram Khilari Gupta

Born in Etah, India on 7 December 1944. Educated at Mission Boy's Higher Secondary School., Etah, 1955-62; G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, Distt. Nainital, 1962-65; University of Illinois, Urbana, U.S.A., 1965-70; B.Sc. (Ag.) & A.H. 1965; M.S. 1967; Ph.D. 1970.

Professor Soil Science, 1980-93, J.N. Agricultural University Campus, Indore; Dean, College of Agriculture, J.N. Agricultural University Campus, Sehore, 1993-96; Director of Research, 1996-2003, and Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, 2003-2004 J.N. Agricultural University, Jabalpur; Vice President, R&D, Crystal Phosphates Ltd, Delhi, 2004-2007; National Consultant, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India, New Delhi, 2008-14.

Awards/Honours: Madhya Pradesh Higher Education Commission Dr. Radhakrishnan Samman, 1992.

Fellow: Indian Society of Soil Science 1992.

Research Areas: Natural resource management and soil physics

Address: 38/1104 Lotus Boulevard Espacia, Sector 100, Noida 201304, U.P.; [Tel: Res. (011) 45642355, Cell: 9871504695; Email: rkgupta1244@gmail.com]