Prof. (Ms) Chitralekha Chatterjee
Fellow, Elected 2005

Born in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India on 6 February 1943. Educated at Mahila Degree College, Lucknow; Lucknow University, Lucknow B.Sc. 1960, M.Sc. (Botany) 1962, M.Sc. (Plant Nutrition) 1968, Ph.D. 1969.

Professor of Botany, Lucknow University, Lucknow, U.P., 1985 to date.

Head, Botany Department 2002-2003 and Dean, Faculty of Science 2002-2003, Lucknow University, Lucknow.

Awards/Honours: Birbal Sahni Gold Medal, 1968; IMT S.N. Ranade Award, 1998; Rashtriya Gaurav Vijay Rattan Award, 2001; TSI-FAI Award, 2000; ICAR Chaudhary Devi Lal Outstanding All India Coordinated Research Project (AICRP) Award; ISSS 12th International Congress Commemoration Award, 2003; Maharashtra Cultivation of Sciences R.B. Ekbote Prize, 2004.

Fellow: Indian Botanical Society, 2004.

Research Areas: Plant nutrition, plant physiology and plant-soil relationship

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