Home   || Site Map ||    Contact Us

  Mahendra Raj  Suxena

Name Professor MR Suxena
(Professor Mahendra Raj Suxena)
  Gender M
Birth 18-01-1914
Specialization Hydrobiology; Ecology of Algae; Systematics of Grasses; Economic and Medicinal Plants
  Year of Election 1971  
  Demise 27-03-2002

Mahendra Raj Suxena did his PhD (1950) from University of London, UK. He worked as Emeritus Professor, Professor and Head, Department of Botany and Dean, Faculty of Science, Osmania University, Hyderabad.

Suxena’s contributions relate to: hydrobiology, ecology of algae, systematics of grasses, economic and medicinal plants, systematics of diatoms, desmids and testacea. He has also done much work on the history of botany.

Awards and Honours: Professor Suxena received the Professor Sayeeduddin Gold Medal and Diamond Jubilee Award by Osmania University (1978-79), and Silver Jubilee Award by Andhra Pradesh Academy of Sciences (1979). He was elected Fellow of the Andhra Pradesh Academy of Sciences and Indian Botanical Society.

       History | Significant Landmark | Objectives | Committees | Local Chapters | Rules | Regulations | Current Fellows National | Current Fellows Foreign | Indian Fellows Elected | Foreign Fellows Elected | Council | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions
©Website design and developed by: INDIAN NATIONAL SCIENCE ACADEMY. Informatics Centre