Carolin Rathina Kumari A
Scientist (Farm Machinery & Power)
Division of Post Harvest Technology and Agricultural Engineering
Farm Machinery and Power
Developed the following machineries:
- Tractor operated onion set planter
- Rooting media siever
- Rooting media mixer
- Rotary dibbler cum vacuum seeder for vegetable nursery
- Continuous rooting media filling, leveling, dibbling, sowing and watering machine
- Manually operated onion drum seeder
- Garlic bulb breaker
- Garlic peeler
- Hot water treatment plant for mango
- Size grader for pomegranate and mango
- Carolin Rathinakumari, A. and D. Manohar Jesudas, 2013. Tractor operated onion set planter. Chapter-25. Text Book – Agricultural Engineering. Postharvest Management and Value Addition, Laser Park Publishers. Coimbatore. 111 – 122.
- Mandhar,S.C , A. Carolin Rathinakumari and G. Senthil Kumaran, 2005. Innovative Machinery for Garlic Peeling. Indian Food Packer, September, 2005: 76-81.
- Mandhar,S.C , A. Carolin Rathinakumari and G. Senthil Kumaran, 2005. Mechanization of nursery. Floriculture Today. January 2005, 8(9): 16-22.
- Carolin Rathinakumari, A., G. Senthil Kumaran and S.C. Mandhar, 2005. Design and development of tray type vacuum seeder and tray type dibbler for vegetable nursery. Journal of Applied Horticulture, 7(1)49-51, January-June, 2005.
- Mandhar,S.C and A. Carolin Rathinakumari, 2004. Performance evaluation of microclimate inside naturally ventilated greenhouses for cultivation of flower crops. Journal of Ornamental Horticulture, 2004, 7(3&):191-201.
- Mandhar,S.C, G. Senthil Kumaran and A. Carolin Rathinakumari, 2004 Manual operated protray dibbler and vacuum seeder for vegetable nurseries. Indian Nurserymen’s Magazine, September 2004, 19-21.
- Carolin, R.K., S.C. Mandhar and K.P. Singh, 2003. Prediction of temperature and relative humidity inside the greenhouse in relation to ambient condition. J. of Ornamental Horticulture 6(4):294-302.
- Mandhar, S.C., K.P. Singh and Carolin, R.K., 2001. Environmental conditions and gerbera production under different types of gerbera. J. Apl. Hort., 3(1):28-31.
- Mandhar,S.C , A. Carolin Rathinakumari H.P. Sumangala, C. Nehru and G. Senthil Kumaran, 2004. Mechanization of horticultural nursery. SAIC Newsletter April-June, 2004, 14(2): 7.
- Mandhar, S.C., G.Senthil Kumaran ,A. Carolin Rathinakumari and C. Nehru, 2006. Machinery for raw mango processing and export of mango. Chapter – 12. Text Book – Postharvest Management and Value Addition, Daya Publishing House, Delhi: 237 – 249.
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