Mallikarjunan, P. Kumar
P. Kumar Mallikarjunan, Ph.D.
Phone: +1 (540) 231-7937
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Biological Systems Engineering Department
155 Ag Quad Lane
Blacksburg, VA USA 24061
P. Kumar Mallikarjunan is a Professor at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, VA.
Kumar has been involved with the USAID funded peanut projects for almost 20 years – formerly with the Peanut CRSP and now with the Peanut & Mycotoxin Innovation Lab. He is currently the Lead Scientist on the 'Mycotoxin Detection Options' project, a comparative study on analytical methods for detection of aflatoxin. In addition, he is a collaborator on both the 'Ghana Peanut Value Chain Interventions' and 'Southern Africa Peanut Value Chain Interventions' projects.