Biological Commission



Commissioner

Dr. (Mrs) Asha DOOKUN-SAUMTALLY
Mauritius Sugarcane Industry Research Institute (MSIRI)
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MAURITIUS
Tel: +230 454 1061
Fax: +230 454 1971
E-mail: asha.saumtally@msiri.mu

Germplasm & Breeding Section

Chair: Dr. Goolam BADALOO
Mauritius Sugarcane Industry Research Institute (MSIRI)
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MAURITIUS
Tel: +230 454 1061
Fax: +230 454 1971
E-mail: goolam.badaloo@msiri.mu

Entomology Section

Chair: Dr. Régis GOEBEL
CIRAD
Unité de Recherche AIDA
TA 71/09-34398 Montpellier cedex 5
FRANCE
Tel : +33 4 67 61 55 42
Fax: +33 4 67 61 56 66
E-mail: regis.goebel@cirad.fr

Molecular Biology Section

Chair: Dr. (Mrs) Angélique D'HONT
CIRAD
TA A-108/03
Avenue Agropolis
34398 Montpellier Cedex 5
FRANCE
Tel: +33 4 67 61 59 27
Fax: +33 4 67 61 56 05
E-mail: dhont@cirad.fr

Pathology Section

Chair: Dr. Freddy F. Garces OBANDO

Cenicaña (Centro de Investigación de la Caña de Azúcar de Colombia)
Calle 58N # 3BN-110
A.A. 9138 - Cali,

COLOMBIA

+ 57 2-6876611 Ext. 5141

+3105976703 (M)
E-mail: fgarces@cincae.org
 

NAME

ADDRESS

TELEPHONE

FAX/E-MAIL

Germplasm & Breeding Section Members
Dr. (Mrs.) Rajeswari SUBRAMANIAM             

Sugar research and Development centre
EID parry India Limited      
43, Annai Nagar, Pugalur, Karur
Tamilnadu 639113

INDIA
+919940120712 rajeshwaris@parry.murrugappa.com
Dr. Per McCORD

Sugarcane Field Station
USDA-ARS
Canal Point, FL

USA
+1 561 924-5227
Per.mccord@ars.usda.gov
Dr. Edison SILVA CIFUENTES Centro de Investigación de la Caña de Azúcar del Ecuador
Elizalde 114 y Malecón
Guayaquil
ECUADOR
+59385167600 esilva@cincae.org
e_silvac@hotmail.com
Dr. Monalisa SAMPAIO CANEIRA

Federal University of São Carlos
UFSCar Laboratorio de Biotecnologia
de Plantas Via Anhanguera
Km 174 P. O. Box 153
BRAZIL

+551935432644

+551935432612

monalisa@cca.ufscar.br
Entomology Section Members
Dr. Nader SALLAM Sugar Research Australia
P.O. 122, Gordonvale, Qld. 4865
AUSTRALIA
+61 0417749153 +61740562405
nsallam@sugarresearch.com.au
Dr. Julien BUEZELIN

Everglades Research and Education Center, University of Florida
3200 E. Palm Beach Rd.,
Belle Glade, FL 33430

USA
+1 561 993 1559

+1 561 993 1582

jbeuzelin@ufl.edu

Mr. Michael J. WAY

South African Sugarcane Research Institute
170 Flanders Drive
Mount Edgecombe 4300
SOUTH AFRICA
+27315087489 +27315087599
Mike.Way@sugar.org.za
Dr. Sopon URAICHUEN Deparment of Entomology
Faculty of Agriculture at Kamphaeng-Saen
Kasetsart University
THAILAND
+66 813401902 sopon.u@ku.ac.th
Molecular Biology Section Members
Dr. Karen AITKEN CSIRO Plant Industry
Queensland Bioscience Precinct
306 Carmody Road
St. Lucia, QLD
AUSTRALIA
+61732142360 +61732142900
karen.aitken@csiro.au
Dr. Jershon LOPEZ CENICAÑA
Calle 58 Norte No3 BN-110,
Cali - Valle del Cauca
COLOMBIA
+572 6876611 +572 2607853
jlopez@cenicana.org
Dr. Yogesh PARMESSUR 

Mauritius Sugarcane Industry
Research Institute (MSIRI)
Réduit

MAURITIUS
 +230 454 1061 +230 454 1971
 yogesh.parmessur@msiri.mu
Dr. Derek A. WATT South African Sugarcane Research Institute (SASRI)
Private Bag X02
4300 Mount Edgecombe 
SOUTH AFRICA 
+27 31 508 7417 +27 31 508 7597  derek.watt@sugar.org.za
Pathology Section Members
Dr. Jean DAUGROIS

CIRAD
Campus International de Baillarguet
3498 Montpelier Cedex 5

FRANCE

+33 499624832

+33 499624848

Jean-heinrich.daugrois@cirad.fr
 
Dr. Rasappa VISWANATHAN Sugarcane Breeding Institute
Head, Division of Crop Protection,
Sugarcane Breeding Institute,
ICAR, Coimbatore, 641007
INDIA
+91422472621 Ext. 210
(M) +919442543875
+91 4222472923
rasaviswanathan@yahoo.co.in
Dr. Richard Stuart RUTHERFORD

South African Sugarcane Research Institute (SASRI)
170 Flanders Drive
4300 Mount Edgecombe 

SOUTH AFRICA
+27315087529 Stuart.rutherford@sugar.org.za
Dr. Nicole THOMPSON Sugar Research Australia
50 Meiers Road
Indooroopilly, Queensland 4068
AUSTRALIA
+61 7 3331 3365 +61 7 3871 0383 nthompson@sugarresearch.com.au