Association of Agrometeorologists

List of Recipients of “Prof PSN Sastry Awards* for Best M.Sc. Thesis in Agricultural Meteorology”

YearName of ReceipientThesis Title
2023Kindinti AnushaComparison of Info-Crop and CERES-DSSAT models of rice under projected climatic conditions of Kerala
2022Ms. Chinnu RajuEstimation of crop water requirement in rice using satellite data and GIS
2021C. DHARANIStudy the impact of elevated temperature and moisture stress on decomposition and nutrient release pattern of organic matter
2020SHABNUM P. S.Agroclimatic analysis of North Karnataka to identify optimum rainfall pattern for selected kharif crops, and choice of crops for rainfall patterns
2019Amith G“Studies on Weather and Disease Relationship in Soybean (Glycine max L.)” submitted to University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad, Karnataka
2018Ram Narayan Singh“Micrometeorological and biophysical parameters of chickpea under the interaction of elevated surface ozone and carbon dioxide” submitted to IARI, New Delhi
2017Ajit Kumar Mandal“Assessing acclimatization capacity of problematic weeds under future climate scenarios” submitted to TNAU, Coimbatore
2016Ms. Koraboina Mamatha“Effect of weather parameters on bud initiation, flowering and boll development in Bt cotton (Gossypiumhirsutum L.)” submitted to VNMAU, Parbhani, Maharashtra
2015Ms. Rashmi Mehta“Estimation of reference evapotranspiration and determination of crop water requirement of major crops of Gujarat” submitted to AAU, Anand
2014Ms. Harleen Kaur“Effect of Elevated temperature regimes on phenology, growth and yield of rice (Oryza sativa L.) cultivars” submitted to PAU, Ludhiana, Punjab
2013Ms. Shraddha Rawat“Effect of weather on cattle and buffaloes in Uttarakhand” submitted to GBMUAT, Pantnagar
2012Ms. Ankita Jha“Monitoring of yellow rust disease of wheat in US Nagar Uttarakhnad using Geospatial Technology” submitted to GBMUAT, Pantnagar
2011Rajkumar Dhakar“Spatial assessment of Drought hazard vulnerability in Rajasthan using remote sensing and GIS” submitted to IARI, New Delhi
2010Rajeev RanjanDiscrimination of different crops and yield forecasting using remote sensing submitted to GBMUAT, Pantnagar
2009Bhaskar NarjaryEffect of debranching on aphid dynamics in mustard varieties under varying weather condition” submitted IARI, New Delhi
2008Bhawana Naidu“Linking Crop Simulation model HERMES with Remote sensing data for simulating wheat crop in Indian conditions” submitted to IGAU, Raipur
2005Mr. Manoj Lunagaria“Radiation regime over Row Orientation in Winter Wheat” submitted to AAU, Anand
2004Mr. Arvind Kumar“A study on the impact of dry spell at various growth stages on growth and yield of rice genotypes” submitted to NDUAT, Kumarganj, Faizabad