YP Abrol

YP Abrol

Prof. Y.P. Abrol is President of the ING-SCON (Indian Nitrogen Group), and Former Head of the Division of Plant Physiology at the Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Hamdard University, India. Prof. Abrol’s exhaustive analysis on nitrogen fertilizer use contributed significantly to the understanding of the regulation of nitrate assimilation. Prof. Abrol worked out a complete N balance sheet of wheat and barley, which formed the basis for understanding and recommendation for optimal utilization of Nitrogen. He published more than 150 research papers and several review papers in different Indian/International journals, and also edited 15 volumes of publication in various fields relating to agricultural and plant studies.

Affiliations and Expertise

Society for Conservation of Nature, New Delhi, India