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Hung is a research scientist working on rice postharvest and byproduct management.
Rafiqul is a plant breeder at IRRI.
Hei is a plant pathologist and geneticist with a primary interest in disease resistance and genetic diversity research.
Guru is a senior scientist and the overall in-charge of Research Infrastructure and Operations function at IRRI.
Nyo Me Htwe is a Postdoctoral fellow at IRRI's Crop and Environmental Sciences Division.
Tsutomu is a plant breeder seconded from JIRCAS to IRRI to implement IRRI-Japan collaborative research project, Climate Change Adaptation in Rainfed Rice Areas (CCARA).
Kshirod Jena is a Principal Scientist at IRRI's Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division (PBGB).
Sung-Ryul Kim is a scientist at IRRI’s Plant Breeding Division.
Arvind leads the rainfed lowland, South Asia plant breeding group at IRRI.