S. Selvakumar

S. Selvakumar

Faculty Profile


S. Selvakumar

Date of Birth



Assistant Professor (Agronomy)


Crop Management



Additional Qualification


ASRB-NET (05280)


  • selvakumar_agr@kia.ac.in
  • Teaching Experience

    KIA – DOJ: 13.02.2021


      1.Selvakumar, S., Ajaykumar, R. and Ammayappan, A. Optimizing the Application Time of Pre-emergence Herbicide Pendimethalin and Oxyfluorfen Application for Effective Weed Management in Irrigated Blackgram (Vigna mungo L.) and Its Residue Persistence. Legume Research-An International Journal, 1, 7.

      2.Selvakumar, S., Sakthivel, S., Akihiko Kamoshita, B. R., Thiyageshwari, S. andRaviraj, A. (2020). Study on energy consumption of various rice establishment methods and water management practices in tank irrigated command area. Current Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 8(4), 1780-1785.

      Research articles – 8

      Conference papers/ attended – 12

      Books (With ISBN) – 0

      Awards & Achievements

      • 1.University of Tokyo – TNAU tank rice project research assistantship award for Ph. D., research work.
      • 2.Former Vice Chancellor Dr. S. Sankaran award for the best M. Sc, (Agri.) thesis in Agronomy awarded by TNAU, Coimbatore.
      • 3.Received student JRF award from AgMIP project during M.Sc research work
      • 4.Received TNAU Merit scholarship award during under graduation.
      • 5.Travel Grand award and second best poster award from Indian Society of weed science conference, 2018.
      • 6.Travel Grand award to attend 27th Asian Pacific Weeds Science conference which was held at Malaysia.