Welcome to National Innovations on Climate Resilient Agriculture, Indian Agricultural Research Institute

Dr. Parimal Sinha

Name: Dr. Parimal Sinha
Designation: Senior Scientist
Phone: 011-25848418
E-mail: psinha@iari.res.in








Specialization: Disease Monitoring and Forecasting under Climate Change Scenario

Research Interests:

Dr. Parimal is working on Contrasting effect of elevated CO2 and temperature level on diseases of rice, wheat and legumes.


Simulation of diseases under climate change scenario. Vulnerability assessment due to diseases in Indo-Ganjetic Plains.

Recent Publications:

1. P. Sinha and R.K. Jain (2007). Climate change: Plant diseases and impact assessment. Pusa AgriScience 30: 1-16.


2. Usha Mina and P. Sinha (2008): Effects of climate change on plant pathogens. Environews 14: 6-10.


3. P. Sinha and S. K. Biswas (2010). Slow wilting components in pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan(L.) Millsp.). Eur J Plant Path. 128 :503-509.


4. P. Sinha (2005). Forecasting and management of powdery mildew (Oidium erysiphoides) in jujube (Ziziphus mauritiana). J. Mycol. Pl. Pathol. 35(3): 437-441.


5. P. Sinha (2005). Epidemiology and development of forecasting model for powdery mildew (Oidium erysiphoides) in jujube (Ziziphus mauritiana) for Delhi. Indian J. Agril. Sci.75: 172-276.