Dr. Arumugam Kumaresan

Born in Tindivanam, Tamil Nadu, India on 23 July 1974. Educated at St Ann’s Higher Secondary School, Tindivanam, Tamil Nadu, 1987-91; Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, 1991-97; Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, 1997-2002; B.V.Sc. 1997; M.V.Sc. 1999; Ph.D. 2002.

Principal Scientist of Animal Reproduction, Southern Regional Station of ICAR- National Dairy Research Institute, Bengaluru, 2015 to date.

Scientist, 2003-2009, ICAR- Research Compolex for NEH Region, Barapani, Meghalaya; Senior Scientist, 2009-2015, and Principal Scientist, 2015 onwards, ICAR- National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal and Southern Regional Station of ICAR- National Dairy Research Institute, Bengaluru.

Awards/Honours: ISSAR Young Scientist Award, 2004; Lal Bahadur Shastry Young Scientist award, 2007; BOYSCAST Fellowship, 2009; Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Award, 2010; Eight Sisters NE Best LPM Research Award, 2013; Best Teacher Award ICAR-NDRI, 2014; Associate ship National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 2015; Dr. S. K. Sirohi Memorial outstanding researcher award, 2015; Lal Bahadur Shastry Young Scientist award, 2015; Bharat Ratna Dr. C. Subramaniam Outstanding Teacher Award, 2017; Career 360 “Most outstanding Researchers” Faculty Research Award, 2018; Hari om Ashram Trust Award, 2019; Associate Editor, Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2018 to date.

Fellow: National Academy of Dairy Sciences, India; Indian Society for Study of Animal Reproduction

Research Areas: Male fertility markers and sperm phenomics

Address: Principal Scientist, Theriogenology Laboratory, Southern Regional Station of ICAR-NDRI, Adugodi, Bengaluru 560030, Karnataka; D-4, ICAR-NDRI Campus, Adugodi, Bengaluru 560030, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (080) 22631447; Cell: 9671673108; Fax: (080) 25710161; Email: a.kumaresan@icar.gov.in; ogkumaresan@gmail.com]

Associate 2015