Prof. Harikesh Bahadur Singh is a distinguished Professor at the Department of Biotechnology, GLA University, Mathura, India.
He has worked as a Professor and the Head of the Department of Mycology and Plant Pathology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences,
Banaras Hindu University, India. Prof. Singh has received several prestigious national awards, such as CSIR Technology Prize
for Biological Sciences by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, M.S. Swaminathan Award by the Society for Plant Research, Mundkar
Memorial Award, and BRSI Industrial Medal. His research has resulted in more than 300 publications and 30 edited books. Dr.
Anukool Vaishnav is working as a Postdoctoral Scientist (Swiss excellence fellow) at the University of Zurich, Switzerland.
He is also associated with the Department of Biotechnology, GLA University, India, as an Assistant Professor. He has operated
the SERB-National Postdoctoral Fellowship as Principal Investigator at the Department of Mycology and Plant Pathology, Institute
of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India. As an active researcher, he has published more than 45
publications and 6 books. He has also received several fellowships and young scientist awards from different agencies.