Who has been named as the 2015 World Agriculture Prize laureate?
Who has been named as the 2015 World Agriculture Prize laureate?[A]Amar Singh[B]R. Paul Singh[C]P B Katehi[D]Varun Singh
R. Paul Singh
Indian-American professor R. Paul Singh has been named as the 2015 Global Confederation for Higher Education Associations for Agriculture and Life Sciences World Agriculture Prize laureate. Singh is known for his research in areas such as energy conservation, freezing preservation, post-harvest technology and mass transfer in food processing. The Prize was proposed by Nanjing Agricultural University (NAU) on 20 October 2012 on the occasion of the 110th anniversary of Nanjing Agricultural University and was established by the GCHERA Board on 28 October 2012. The Prize aims to encourage the global development of the mission of higher education institutions in education, research and innovation in the agricultural and life sciences by recognizing the distinguished contribution of an individual to this mission.