Fourth year Ph.D. scholar, Anooja Thomas, working under the supervision of Prof. Brijesh Kumar Yadav, has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Fellowship (FNDR) supported by United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF). She was awarded the fellowship in March 2019. Under this fellowship she will join the University of California, Riverside for nine months starting in October 2019. She will also attend a pre-academic course at the University of Oregon for three weeks starting in August, 2019. Her topic of research under this program will be "Coupling Water and Nutrient uptake by Plants under Non-optimal Soil Moisture conditions with Hydrus Simulator".
Details of the Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Fellowship program :
Dr. Brijesh Kumar Yadav
Department of Hydrology