Animal Breeding Section, Eastern Regional Station of National Dairy Research
Dr. Mandal is working as senior research scientist in animal breeding section. He is primarily involved in the research with large ruminants, which deals with use of theory and computer analysis of data for genetic evaluation of animal. Particular areas of interest include breeding and management systems of cattle and genetic improvement of production and reproduction traits. Earlier he worked on genetic evaluation of production and reproduction traits of goat and sheep. He has also been engaged in the study of disease resistance of these species and molecular characterization of goat genetic resources.
Quantitative genetics, Molecular genetics