INDIAN JOURNAL OF PURE & APPLIED BIOSCIENCES
ISSN (E) : 2582 – 2845
As a Plant Physiologist and a teacher, Dr. M. K. Meena widely exposed to research environment; he obtained Ph.D. from UAS, Dharwad, then appointed as Assistant Professor, Department of Crop Physiology, UAS, Raichur since 11th, August 2011. An enthusiastic teacher and researcher, he has taught UG and PG courses. He has guided 2 M.Sc. (Agri.) and 05 Ph.D. students as advisory committee member. Who have worked on Post harvest physiology and plant growth regulators etc? Dr. Meena, M.K. as a Life Member & Fellow of “Hind Agri-Horticultural Society” in association with Hind Agricultural Research and Training Institute, U.P., India and Fellow of Academy for Environment and Life Sciences and Editorial board member of several peer reviewed journal viz., International Journal of Plant Sciences Legume research,Journal of Agriculture Sciences, Journal of Agricultural Sciences of Innovare Sciences Academics , Journal of Innovation of Bio Sciences and so many others . He has handled 5 projects as Principal Investigator funded by Govt. of Karnataka& other funding agencies and worked as Co-Principal Investigator for more than 10 projects. He has multi experience in teaching, research and extension of over 9 years of teaching experience of various Crop Physiology courses. Dr. Meena, M.K. has specialization in Seed Physiology & Post Harvest Physiology and his interest area of research in post harvest management and seed storage of low volume and high cost commercial crop seeds as well as plant growth regulators related research in Agricultural as well as in Horticultural crops. He has liberally published his research in national (30) and international (18) peer reviewed journals, numerous (10) national and international conference papers as well as nine popular articles. He is the Editorial Board member in numerous renowned journals and also serving as an eminent reviewer for 12 journals. He has actively participated in more than 20 national and internal conferences.