Dr. Jawahar Lal, Scientist
M. Sc. & Ph.D (Genetics and Plant Breeding)

 

Contact Address :
Indian Institute of Oilseeds Research
Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500 030

Phone : 040-24598119
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On-going Projects :
1. Collection, evaluation, characterization, maintenance and utilization of castor germplasm.
2. Diversification of pistillate base and development of improved varieties and hybrids in castor.
3. ICAR seed project – seed production in agricultural crops

 

Trainings undertaken (National & International)
1. New frontiers in Jute and allied fibres research and technology development” organized by CRIJAF, Barrackpore during 7-16th April, 2011.

2. Fibre crop production, seed production and quality evaluation” organized by CRIJAF, Barrackpore during 03-12 th August, 2011.

3. Hybrid seed production technology in field crops”organized by seed research and technology centre, ANGRAU, Hyderabad during 14-18th November, 2011.

Recent Publications (best papers in past 5 years )
1. Jawahar lal J, Lakshmikantha Reddy G and Sai Kumar R. 2009. Combining ability for grain yield and yield contributing characters in maize. Research on crops 10 (3): 678-682.
2. Jawahar lal J, Lakshmikantha Reddy G and Sai Kumar R. 2010. Combining ability and heterosis for grain yield and ear characters in maize. Annals of agricultural research new series vol.31(3&4):65-69
3. Jawahar lal J, Lakshmikantha Reddy G and Sai Kumar R. 2011. Genetic variability and character association studies in maize. Agricultural science digest vol. 31 (3):173-177
4. Sinha MK, Karmakar PG, Sarkar D, Kar CS, Satya P, Mitra J, Pandey SK, Choudhary SB, Sharma HK, Jawahar Lal J. 2011. Genetics and Breeding of Jute and Mesta in India. In: A compilation of Papers and Proceedings of International Seminar on Strengthening of Collaboration for Jute, Kenaf and Allied Fibres Research and Development. September 2011. International Jute Study Group, Dhaka.
5. Jawahar lal J, Kuldeep Singh Dangi and Sudheer Kumar S. 2011. Assessment of genotypic diversity in sesame. National symposium on resource utilization through integrated farming system and biodiversity conservation in drylands. December 20-22, 2011, CAZRI, RRS, Kukma-Bhuj (Gujarat)
6. Jawahar lal J, Lakshmikantha Reddy G and Sai Kumar R. 2012. Heterosis for yield and yield component traits in maize. Indian Journal of Agricultural Research. 46(2):
7. Jawahar lal J and Sai Kumar R. 2012. Combining ability and heterosis for polygenic characters in maize. Madras agricultural journal. 99 (4-6): 174-177.
Area of expertise : Plant Breeding