T B S Rajput is an Adjunct Professor at Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India and a Visiting Professor at Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand. He has over forty years of experience of research and post graduate teaching in the field of Agricultural Water Management. He is a former Project Director and a scientist of national repute. He has published ten books and more than 200 research articles. He has received many honours and awards for research including the prestigious Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award, the highest award an Agricultural Scientist can get in India.