09-JAN-2019: Dr Naseem Ahmad receives Prof Hira Lal Chakravati Award for work in plant sciences
Aligarh, January 9: Dr Naseem Ahmad, Department of Botany, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for his significant contribution in plant sciences has been conferred with the Prof Hira Lal Chakravati Award (2018) by Indian Science Congress Association at Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar, Punjab during the 106th Indian Science Congress, which was inaugurated by the Honourable Prime Minister of India.
With over ten years of postdoctoral and teaching experience in morphogenesis, plant tissue culture; Dr Ahmad has more than 42 international research publications to his credit. He has edited two books and written several book chapters.
Dr Ahmad serves as a member in the editorial boards of several journals and holds life membership of many scientific societies. He is a fellow of The Indian Botanical Society (FBS).
Dr Ahmad is a recipient of several awards such as Yuva Vaigiyanik Samman (2009), CST, UP; Young Scientist Award (2010); Rashtriya Gaurav Award (2015) and Young Scientist of the year (2015).
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