A. R. Rao Principal Scientist, Centre for Agricultural Bioinformatics, IASRI, New Delhi, India
Dr. A. R. Rao is working as a Principal Scientist at Centre for Agricultural Bioinformatics (CABin), ICAR-Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, New Delhi. He did his Ph.D. in Agricultural Statistics from ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), New Delhi and has got post-doctoral work experience in Bioinformatics from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York and University of Washington, Seattle, USA. He is Faculty Member and Research guide in the disciplines of Agricultural Statistics and Bioinformatics, Post Graduate School, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi. His main research interests are Quantitative Genetics, Statistical Genomics, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. He played a lead role in establishing centralized lab facilities and introducing the research, teaching and training activities in Bioinformatics at the Institute.