Partners Asia

The AgMIP community includes collaborators from around the globe in the comparison and improvement of agricultural models. These teams investigate ways the models can be used to evaluate likely changes in crop production and economic conditions under current and future climate, farming, and societal conditions. Below are listed the Asian leaders of ongoing AgMIP projects and links to collaborating Asian institutions. Click on a project name to read more about team activities and members.

REGIONAL ASSESSMENTS

South Asia
Ashfaq Ahmad, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan (Pakistan Team )
Sarath Nissanka, University of Paradeniya, Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka Team )
Lareef Zubair, Foundation for Environment, Climate and Technology, Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka Team )
Ponnusamy Paramasivam, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, India (Southern India Team)
Geethalakshmi Vellingiri, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, India (Southern India Team)
Babooji Gangwar, Project Directorate for Farming Systems Research, India (Indo-Gangetic Basin Team)
Dileepkumar Guntuku, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, India (Coordination Team)

East Asia
Fulu Tao, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

MODEL IMPROVEMENTS

Rice
Bas Bouman, International Rice Research Institute, the Philippines
Tao Li, International Rice Research Institute, the Philippines
Toshihiro Hasegawa, National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, Japan
Yan Zhu, National Engineering and Technology Center for Information Agriculture and Nanjing Agriculture University, China


Peanut
Piara Singh, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, India

ASIAN COLLABORATING INSTITUTIONS

Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University, India
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Pakistan
Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council, Bangladesh
Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan
Foundation for Environment, Climate, and Technology, Sri Lanka
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, India
International Rice Research Institute, the Philippines
International Water Management Institute, Sri Lanka
National Engineering and Technology Center for Information Agriculture and Nanjing Agriculture University, China
National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, Japan
National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
Project Directorate for Farming Systems Research, India
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, India
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka