Dr. Krishna Pratap Singh

Born in Deoria, Uttar Pradesh, India on 07 January 1972. Educated at Gyan Prakash Inter College, Bhaluani,1985-86; Shri Krishna Inter College, Barhaj, UP, 1987-88; B. Tech and M. Tech from College of Technology, GBPUA & T Pantnager, Uttarakhand, 1992-1999; Ph. D from Department of Agricultural and Food Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, 2007-2010.

Principal Scientist, ICAR-Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Bhopal, 2016 to date.

Scientist, ICAR-Vivekananda Institute of Hill Agriculture, Almora, Uttarakhand, 2001-11; Senior Scientist, ICAR-Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Bhopal, 2011-16.

Awards/Honours: NRDC Meritorious Invention Award by NRDC, 2006; Hari Om Ashram Trust Award for the Biennium by ICAR, New Delhi, 2005-2006; ASPEE award by ISAE New Delhi, 2011; NASI-ICAR Award by National Academy of Science India, Allahabad and Indian Council of Agricultural Research New Delhi, 2014; Kissano Ke Mahanayak by DD Kissan TV channel, 2016; Manad Upadhi of Krishi Vigyan Gaurav by Bhartiya Krishi Anusandhanh Patrika, 2016.

Research Areas: Threshing, Dehulling and utilization of minor millets, Development of small tools and equipment for hills and conservation agriculture

Address: Principal Scientist, AMD, ICAR- Central Institute of Agricultural Engg., Nabibagh, Berasia Road, Bhopal 462038, M.P.; H.No. 14, Comfort Green Phase II, Near New Jail, Airport Road, Bhopal 462038, M.P.; [Tel: Cell: 8349526698; Email: kp.kp24@gmail.com]