D-Index & Metrics Best Publications
Plant Science and Agronomy
India
2022
Genetics and Molecular Biology
India
2022

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Plant Science and Agronomy D-index 104 Citations 39,272 511 World Ranking 18 National Ranking 1
Genetics and Molecular Biology D-index 107 Citations 45,418 506 World Ranking 332 National Ranking 1

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Plant Science and Agronomy in India Leader Award

2022 - Research.com Genetics and Molecular Biology in India Leader Award

2018 - Fellow of the American Society of Agronomy (ASA)

2016 - Fellow, The World Academy of Sciences

2016 - German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina - Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina – Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences

2015 - Fellow of the Crop Science Society of America (CSSA)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Genetics
  • Botany

His primary areas of investigation include Genetics, Biotechnology, Genome, Genomics and Molecular breeding. His studies in Genetic marker, Microsatellite, Gene mapping, Expressed sequence tag and Quantitative trait locus are all subfields of Genetics research. The various areas that Rajeev K. Varshney examines in his Biotechnology study include Agroforestry, Agriculture, Food security, Selection and Domestication.

His Genome study combines topics in areas such as Cajanus, DNA sequencing and Candidate gene. His work deals with themes such as Arid, Association mapping and Genetic diversity, which intersect with Genomics. His studies examine the connections between Molecular breeding and genetics, as well as such issues in Genotyping, with regards to Amplified fragment length polymorphism.

His most cited work include:

  • Exploiting EST databases for the development and characterization of gene-derived SSR-markers in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). (1651 citations)
  • Genic microsatellite markers in plants: features and applications (1392 citations)
  • The development and use of microsatellite markers for genetic analysis and plant breeding with emphasis on bread wheat (729 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Genetics, Genome, Biotechnology, Quantitative trait locus and Genomics. His study in Genetic marker, Gene, Single-nucleotide polymorphism, Microsatellite and Gene mapping is carried out as part of his studies in Genetics. Rajeev K. Varshney has included themes like Arachis, Computational biology, DNA sequencing and Sequence assembly in his Genome study.

His studies deal with areas such as Germplasm, Genetic diversity, Selection, Plant breeding and Molecular breeding as well as Biotechnology. His Quantitative trait locus study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Plant disease resistance, Arachis hypogaea, Horticulture, Introgression and Genetic linkage. His work in Genomics addresses issues such as Agriculture, which are connected to fields such as Agroforestry.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Genetics (58.63%)
  • Genome (31.40%)
  • Biotechnology (30.24%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Genetics (58.63%)
  • Gene (23.06%)
  • Quantitative trait locus (26.19%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Genetics, Gene, Quantitative trait locus, Genome and Biotechnology. His work in the fields of Genetics, such as Candidate gene, Allele, Locus and Genotype, intersects with other areas such as Plant disease. His Quantitative trait locus research incorporates elements of Horticulture, Association mapping, Genotyping, Genetic linkage and Gene mapping.

He has researched Genome in several fields, including DNA sequencing, Computational biology, Haplotype and Genetic variation. His research in Biotechnology intersects with topics in Arachis hypogaea, Plant breeding, Crop and Genomics. His Genomics research integrates issues from Molecular breeding, Genetic gain and Germplasm.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Super-Pangenome by Integrating the Wild Side of a Species for Accelerated Crop Improvement (44 citations)
  • 5Gs for crop genetic improvement (29 citations)
  • Understanding sheath blight resistance in rice: the road behind and the road ahead (23 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Gene
  • Botany
  • Genetics

Rajeev K. Varshney mainly focuses on Plant breeding, Genetics, Biotechnology, Genome and Gene. His Plant breeding research incorporates themes from Agriculture, Food security, Selection, Genomics and Genetic gain. His Genomics study incorporates themes from Evolutionary biology, Molecular breeding and Germplasm.

Quantitative trait locus and Candidate gene are the core of his Genetics study. The concepts of his Biotechnology study are interwoven with issues in Fungicide, Bradyrhizobium, Crop, Arachis hypogaea and Cajanus. His Genome research includes themes of SNP, Genotyping, Computational biology and Genetic variation.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Exploiting EST databases for the development and characterization of gene-derived SSR-markers in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.).

Thiel T;Michalek W;Varshney Rk;Graner A.
Theoretical and Applied Genetics (2003)

2008 Citations

Genic microsatellite markers in plants: features and applications

Rajeev K. Varshney;Andreas Graner;Mark E. Sorrells.
Trends in Biotechnology (2005)

1974 Citations

The development and use of microsatellite markers for genetic analysis and plant breeding with emphasis on bread wheat

P.K. Gupta;R.K. Varshney.
Euphytica (2000)

1108 Citations

Next-generation sequencing technologies and their implications for crop genetics and breeding

Rajeev K. Varshney;Rajeev K. Varshney;Spurthi N. Nayak;Gregory D. May;Scott A. Jackson.
Trends in Biotechnology (2009)

856 Citations

Draft genome sequence of chickpea ( Cicer arietinum ) provides a resource for trait improvement

Rajeev K Varshney;Rajeev K Varshney;Chi Song;Rachit K Saxena;Sarwar Azam.
Nature Biotechnology (2013)

844 Citations

Molecular markers and their applications in wheat breeding

P. K. Gupta;R. K. Varshney;P. C. Sharma;B. Ramesh.
Plant Breeding (1999)

797 Citations

Draft genome sequence of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan), an orphan legume crop of resource-poor farmers

Rajeev K Varshney;Rajeev K Varshney;Wenbin Chen;Yupeng Li;Arvind K Bharti.
Nature Biotechnology (2012)

674 Citations

Development and implementation of high-throughput SNP genotyping in barley

Timothy J Close;Prasanna R Bhat;Prasanna R Bhat;Stefano Lonardi;Yonghui Wu;Yonghui Wu.
BMC Genomics (2009)

627 Citations

Genomics-assisted breeding for crop improvement

Rajeev K. Varshney;Rajeev K. Varshney;Andreas Graner;Mark E. Sorrells.
Trends in Plant Science (2005)

609 Citations

In silico analysis on frequency and distribution of microsatellites in ESTs of some cereal species.

Rajeev K Varshney;Thomas Thiel;Nils Stein;Peter Langridge.
Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters (2002)

466 Citations

If you think any of the details on this page are incorrect, let us know.

Contact us

Best Scientists Citing Rajeev K. Varshney

Hari D. Upadhyaya

Hari D. Upadhyaya

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics

Publications: 107

Robbie Waugh

Robbie Waugh

James Hutton Institute

Publications: 80

Nils Stein

Nils Stein

Leibniz Association

Publications: 80

Marion S. Röder

Marion S. Röder

Leibniz Association

Publications: 71

David Edwards

David Edwards

University of Sheffield

Publications: 69

Andreas Börner

Andreas Börner

Leibniz Association

Publications: 68

Vincent Vadez

Vincent Vadez

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics

Publications: 58

Kadambot H. M. Siddique

Kadambot H. M. Siddique

University of Western Australia

Publications: 57

Chengdao Li

Chengdao Li

Murdoch University

Publications: 56

Gary J. Muehlbauer

Gary J. Muehlbauer

University of Minnesota

Publications: 54

Akhilesh K. Tyagi

Akhilesh K. Tyagi

University of Delhi

Publications: 53

David J. Bertioli

David J. Bertioli

University of Georgia

Publications: 50

Andreas Graner

Andreas Graner

Leibniz Association

Publications: 49

Brian J. Steffenson

Brian J. Steffenson

University of Minnesota

Publications: 47

Timothy J. Close

Timothy J. Close

University of California, Riverside

Publications: 47

Zhonghu He

Zhonghu He

Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Publications: 44

Trending Scientists

Simone Hochgreb

Simone Hochgreb

University of Cambridge

Chryssostomos Chatgilialoglu

Chryssostomos Chatgilialoglu

Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań

Eduard Cesari

Eduard Cesari

University of the Balearic Islands

Jochen Graw

Jochen Graw

Technical University of Munich

Margaret Skutsch

Margaret Skutsch

National Autonomous University of Mexico

Akira Yamauchi

Akira Yamauchi

Nagoya University

Andrew J. Elia

Andrew J. Elia

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

kenichi yoshida

kenichi yoshida

Kyoto University

Becky Alexander

Becky Alexander

University of Washington

John F. Kalaska

John F. Kalaska

University of Montreal

Bruce E. Sands

Bruce E. Sands

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Lee M. Ellis

Lee M. Ellis

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Martha L. Daviglus

Martha L. Daviglus

University of Illinois at Chicago

Paul Baas

Paul Baas

Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital

Hisataka Moriwaki

Hisataka Moriwaki

Gifu University

James T. Hamilton

James T. Hamilton

Duke University

Something went wrong. Please try again later.