Awards & Recognitions, Patents, Inventions, etc:
MEMBER PSC, Karnataka Medicinal Plants Authority, Bangalore PMC of DBT, New Delhi for Apple Net work Programme Project Review Meeting of DSIR Project to Sami Labs. Bangalore. Sub committee on Clonal Orchards, Biofuel Task Force, Government of Karnataka National Academy of Biological Sciences, Chennai, Fellow member of Essential Oil Association of India, New Delhi. Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding, New Delhi, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Society of India, Lucknow. LIFE MEMBER: Hind Agri. Horticultural Society, Muzzaffanagar, India. The Indian Society of Seed Science and Technology, New Delhi. Medicinal & Aromatic Plants Association of India, Gujarat. Association of Promotion of Medicines and Aromatic Plants, Bangalore. Confederation of Horticulture Association of India (CHAI), New Delhi. Society for Promotion of Horticulture, Bangalore Recognition PG Teacher - Department of Horticulture, UAS, Bangalore and UHS, Bagalkot. External Examiner of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants – UAS (D) and TNAU, Coimbatore Principal Scientist and Head, AICRP on MAP and Betel vine at IIHR, Principal Investigator of NMPB Project on Mappia Foetida, Net work Coordinator of RET Medicinal Plants – NMPB, New Delhi (2008-2011). Amla Campaign Coordinator for Karnataka (2010- ) Member Board of Studies in Horticulture, Annamalai University, Chidambaram. Member of BOS, Department of Botany Bangalore University. Editor – Journal of Natural Remedies, Bangalore. Reviewer for Horticulture and Plant Breeding under CAS to UAS(B) and UAS, (D) Reviewer for Scientific articles in various journals and Research Projects of CSRTI, DST, NMPB etc.