Dr. Nripendra Kumar Roy
Fellow, Elected 1993

Born in Tangail, Bengal on 5 February 1935. Educated at Hindu School Nabadwip 1947-52; Krishnagar Government College, B.Sc. 1956, B.Sc. (Hons), 1958; M.Sc. 1960, Ph.D, Calcutta University, 1965, Post Doctoral Research Associate, University of Florida 1965-67; Okhlahoma State University, USA 1967-69.

Pool Officer, 1969-70; Joint IARI, 1970 as Senior Scientist; Visiting Scientist, Budapest Tech. University, Hungary 1973; Scientist, Principal Scientist, Professor, 1988-93, and Head, 1984-87 & 1988, Division of Agricultural Chemicals, 1970-95 IARI, New Delhi; Project Coordinator, AICRP on Pesticide Residues, ICAR, 1984-85; Emeritus Scientist ICAR and DST, 1995-2001.

Awards/Honours: National Research Development Corporation Award 1997; Society of Pestcide Science Recognition Certificate 2001; Sectional President of Indian Science Congress Association; President, Society of Pesticide Science, India.

Fellow: Institution of Chemists, India; Society of Pesticide Science, India; Indian Chemical Society.

Research Areas: Pesticide chemistry and residue analysis

Address: AN/12C, Shalimar Bagh, Delhi 110088; [Tel: Res. (011) 27473623; Cell: 9818672057; Email: roynk@ymail.com]

Dr. K.C. Mehta Award 2003-2004