Dr. Madhab Chandra Manna
Fellow, Elected 2015
Born in Ramchak, West Bengal, India on 1 November 1960. Educated at Paramanandapur Jagannath Institute, 1975-1980; Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University 1981-1984, B.Sc. (Ag), 1985-1987, M.Sc (Ag) and Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, 1988-1992, Ph.D.
Principal Scientist and Head, Division of Soil Biology,ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal 2009 to date.
Scientist, 1993-.97; Scientist (Sr. Scale) 1997-99; Senior Scientist, 1999-2007; and Principal Scientist, 2007-2009, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.
Awards/Honours: Vijayshree Award, 1997; IMPHOS-FAI award, 2005; 12th International Congress Commemoration Award, 2006; Best poster award of Indian Society of Soil Science, 2010.
Fellow: Indian Society of Soil Science, New Delhi, 2009
Research Areas: Microbiological transformation of nutrients, carbon sequestration, waste recycling and soil health
Address: Head, Division of Soil Biology, ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil Science, Nabibagh, Berasia Road, Bhopal 462038, M.P.; [Tel: Off. (0755) 2730970; Res. (0755) 2689267; Cell: 09424444568; Fax: (0755) 2733310; Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org]