Dr. Ramesh Chandra Sachar
Fellow, Elected 1995

Born in Hafizabad, District Gujrawal (undivided Punjab), India on 24 August 1929. Educated at University of Delhi, M.Sc. 1953 and Ph.D., 1957.

Lecturer, Department of Botany, University of Delhi, 1956-61; Post-Doctoral Fellow, National Research Council of Canada, 1961-62; Asstt. Professor (Research), Michigan State University, USA 1962-65; CSIR Pool Officer in Department of Biochemistry at AIIMS, 1965-68; Biochemist, Division of Biochemistry, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, 1968-78; Professor, Department of Botany, University of Delhi, 1978-94.

Fellow: Indian National Science Academy.

Research Areas: Plant biochemistry & molecular biology with special reference to Phytohormonal regulation of enzymes in plants.

Address: E-14/4, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi 110057; [Tel: Res. (011) 26148837, Cell: 9873552769]