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Dr. A. V.S.R.SWAMY
M.Sc.(Ag.).,Ph.D.
Principal Scientist Contact Address:
Division of Crop Improvement & Officer i/c Engineering Section, Central Tobacco Research Institute, RAJAHMUNDRY -533 105, Andhra Pradesh
Phone (Mobile): 9989003322
Email Address: swamyavsr@gmail.com
Employment Record
  • Head i/c , CTRI-Research Station, Vedasandur..T.N 2007 –2012
  • Head I/c, CTRI-Research Station, Jeelugumilli. A..P. 1999-2003
  • Principal Scientist 2007-Till Date
  • Senior Scientist 1999-2007 * Scientist (Sr. Scale) 1994-1999 
  • Scientist 1989-1994.
Area of Interest Developing tobacco cultivars for high seed yield and oil content, High biomass and other phyto chemicals.
Publications
  1. Swamy, A.V.S.R. and Khanna, V.K. (1991). Effect of some growth regulators on in vitro pollen germination and tube growth in Chickpea. Int. Chickpea News Letter 25: 32-34.
  2. Swamy, A.V.S.R. and Khanna, V.K. (1991).   Pollen tube studies in inter varietal crosses of Chick pea (Cicer arietinum L.). Acta Agronomica Hongarica 41 (1-2): 33-37.
  3. Swamy, A.V.S.R. and Khanna, V.K. (1992).  A study of Pollen Viability after storage and the effect of some growth regulators on in vitro. Pollen germination and pollen tube growth in Cicer.L. Acta Agronomica Hongarica 41 (1-2): 25-32.
  4. Murthy, K.S.N., Prasada Rao, J.A.V., Prasad, S.S., Sannibabu, M. and Swamy, A.V.S.R. (1995). Micro nutrient cations in FCV Tobacco grown in Northern Light Soils of Andhra Pradesh. Tobacco Development J. 3 (4): 27-36.
  5. Narayanan, A.I., Deo Singh, K., Sarala, K., Rao, R.V.S., Venugopala Rao, P.V. and Swamy, A.V.S.R. (2006) CY 135-A promising FCV tobacco line for vertisols of Andhra  Pradesh. Tobacco Research 32 (1&2): 50-55.
  6. Swamy, A.V.S.R., Krishnamurthy, V., Palanichamy, K., Narasimha Rao, C.V. and Mohan, M. (2010). Evaluation of tobacco hybrids for production of high seed and oil yield under Tamil Nadu conditions. Tobacco Research 36 (1&2): 115-116.
  7. Swamy, A.V.S.R., Krishnamurthy, V., Palanichamy, K. and Mohan, M. (2010). Sangami: A high yielding country cheroot variety for Tamil Nadu. Tobacco Research 36 (1&2): 16-18.
  8. Kumaresan, M., Swamy, A.V.S.R., Krishnamurthy, V., Palanichamy, K. and Athinarayanan, R. (2009). Performance of advance breeding lines of chewing tobacco to spacing and nitrogen levels under Vedasandur conditions. Tobacco Research 35 (1&2): 31.
  9. Kumaresan, M., Swamy, A.V.S.R., Krishnamurthy, V., Palanichamy, K. and Athinarayanan, R. (2009). Spatial and Nitrogen requirement of advace breeding lines of chewing tobacco. Tobacco Research 35 (1&2): 34.
  10. Kumaresan, M., Swamy, A.V.S.R., Krishnamurthy, V., Harishu kumar, P. and Athinarayanan, R. (2011).  Agro-techniques to improve the seed and oil yield of chewing tobacco grown in Tamil Nadu. Tobacco Research 37 (1): 34.
Awards/Honors

* Secretary, Indian Society of Tobacco Science 2013-Till date