Dr. Shiv Vendra Singh earned M.Sc. (Ag.) in Agronomy from N.D. University of Agriculture & Technology, Ayodhya, India. Subsequently, doctoral degree in Agronomy from G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand, India. Currently, he is working as an assistant professor at Graphic Era Hill University, Dehradun, India. Besides, he has received the reputed awards and fellowships from state and national agencies (e.g., Vice-Chancellor Gold Medal, NDUAT, Ayodhya; INSPIRE Fellowship, DST, Young Scientist Award, UCOST-Uttarakhand State Science & Technology Council, Uttarakhand etc.). He possesses nearly 5 years of research experience in the field of biochar based nitrogenous fertilizers production, biochar enrichment, soil quality enhancement, carbon sequestration, GHGs emission and carbon footprint mitigation under biochar-based rice-wheat production system. He has published ~30 scientific publications including full-length research papers in high impact journals, book chapters, conference paper, popular articles and editing book on Biochar for Green Economy to be published by Elsevier. His research interest includes crop nutrient management, waste management, biochar production and diversification.