S. Thirugnanakumar, M.Sc (Agri.), Ph.D. Professor and Head Department of Genetics & Plant Breeding Faculty of Agriculture Annamalai University Annamalai Nagar -608002 Tamil Nadu, India
A. Anandan, M.Sc (Agri.), Ph.D. Senior Scientist (Genetics & Plant Breeding) Crop Improvement Division Central Rice Research Institute Bidyadharpur, Cuttack – 753006 Odisha, India
Y. Anitha Vasline
Y. Anitha Vasline, M.Sc (Agri.), Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Genetics & Plant Breeding Faculty of Agriculture Annamalai University Annamalai Nagar – 608002 Tamil Nadu, India
The book covers information on various types of mutagens and their effects, procedures for using mutagens for crop improvement, types of mutations (micro and macro) with statistical techniques to handle the mutation population. The subject matter presented in the book will be useful for both undergraduate and post graduate students of agriculture.