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Rajasekharan PE
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Job Title: Principal Scientist
Company/School: Indian Institute of Horticultural Research
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Expertise: Biodiversity conservation, Intellectual Property rights
About Rajasekharan
29 years of research experience in the field of horticultural, plantation crops, spices and medicinal plants. Joined in the division of Plant Genetic Resources, IIHR in the year 1990. Since then working on conservation of horticultural germplasm using cryopreservation and in vitro conservation techniques. Published more than 80 research papers in various journal of international repute and having more than 100 citations by peers for his published research papers Participated in various national and international symposia and seminars. Visited Germany, Netherlands, Philippines, Singapore and Japan. Area of specialization and interest (I) Biodiversity Management ,Ex situ conservation of Plant Genetic Resources (II) Biotechnology, Cryopreservation ,in vitro conservation and Tissue culture, of RET medicinal plants (III) Intellectual Property Rights, Biodiversity and traditional Knowledge Specialties: Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law from National Law School of India University, Bangalore Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resources Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University (New Delhi) Postgraduate diploma in Ecology and Environment from Indian Institute of Ecology, New Delhi Certificate courses in Introduction to Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (Proficience)