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Ongoing Projects 2017 - 18

Crustacean Culture Division

Institute Funded Projects
Sl. No.Project TitleFundingProject Team
1Technology upgradation and refinement for sustainable development of diversified systems and species of penaeid shrimpICARPI: Dr. A. Panigrahi

Co-PIs: Dr. M. Jayanthi, Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian,  Dr. P. Nila Rekha,  Dr. S. Kannappan,  Dr. P. Shyne Anand,  Ms. L. Christina,  Dr. T.K. Ghoshal, Dr. M. Kumaran,  Dr. K. Ambasankar, Dr. Sanjoy Das,  Dr. R. Geetha, Mr. Jose Antony, Dr. N.S. Sudheer, Mr. I.F. Biju,   Mr. R. Aravind,  Dr. Suvana Sukumaran,  Mr. Pankaj Amrut Patil,  Dr. T.N. Vinay, Dr. S. Sivagnanam,  Shri S. Rajamanickam

2Issues in biology, reproduction, larval rearing of candidate crustacean species for brackishwater aquacultureICARPI: Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian

Co-PIs: Dr. C. Gopal, Dr. M. Jayanthi,  Dr. A. Panigrahi, Dr. P. Nila Rekha, Dr. P. Shyne Anand,  Ms. L. Christina, Dr. N.S. Sudheer,  Mr. Jose Antony, Mr. I.F. Biju, Mr. R. Aravind, Dr. T.N. Vinay

3Demonstration of improved culture technologies in shell fish and finfish aquaculture and TSP programmes in GujaratICARPI: OIC, Navsari

Co-PIs:Dr. M. Kailasam, Dr. M. Muralidhar, Dr. P.K. Patil, Dr. P. Mahalakshmi, Dr. T. Ravisankar, Dr. M. Jayanthi, Dr. A. Panigrahi,  Dr. P. Shyne Anand, Dr. Aritra Bera, Dr. S. Sivagnanam,  Shri R. Puthiyavan

4Development of inland saline aquaculture in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat & MaharashtraICARPI: Dr. K.K. Vijayan

Co-PIs: Dr. M. Kailasam, Dr. Aritra Bera, Mr. I.F. Biju, Mr. Jose Antony, Mr. R. Aravind, Mr. Pankaj Amrut Patil, Mr. Tanveer Hussain,  Mr. Dani Thomas,  Dr. K. Ambasankar,  Dr. J. Syama Dayal, Dr. Debasis De,  Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam,   Mr. K.P. Sandeep, Dr. M. Muralidhar, Dr. P.K. Patil, Dr. S. K. Otta, Dr. P. Kumararaja,  Dr. Satheesha Avunje, Dr. N.S. Sudheer,  Dr. Suvana Sukumaran, Dr. T. Ravisankar, Dr. C.V. Sairam,  Dr. B. Shanthi, Dr. P. Nila Rekha

Externally Funded Projects

5Upgradation of breeding and culture technology of Indian white shrimp P. indicus through stock evaluation and culture demonstrationsNFDBPI: Dr. A. Panigrahi

Co-PIs: Dr. G. Gopikrishna, Dr. C. Gopal,  Dr. S. Kannappan,  Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru vasagam, Dr. P. Mahalakshmi,  Dr. K. Vinaya Kumar, Dr. P. Shyne Anand,  Ms. L. Christina

6Seaweeds for bioremediation in recirculatory aquaculture systemDSTPI: Dr. P. Nila Rekha

Co-PIs: Dr. K. Ambasankar, Dr. A. Panigrahi, Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam

7Evaluation and refinement of indigenous automatic feeder for shrimp farmingNFDBPI: Dr. P. Nila Rekha

Co-PIs: Dr. K. Ambasankar

8Healthy Shrimp and ‘GIFT’ tilapia production through bio-floc based farming system: Development of technology and standard operating procedureDBTPI: Dr. A. Panigrahi

Co-PIs: Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar, Dr. P. Nila Rekha,  Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam

9Optimization of aerators use to reduce production cost of shrimps under different brackishwater farming conditionsPI: Dr. M. Jayanthi

Co-PIs: Dr. T. Ravisankar, Dr. M. Muralidhar, Dr. R. Saraswati, Dr. Aritra Bera

Technical Associates

Dr.S.Sivagnanam, Shri R. Puthiavan

Finfish Culture Division
Institute Funded Projects
10Evaluation of reproductive biology, breeding, larval biology and seed production of candidate finfish species for brackishwater aquaculture developmentICAR-CIBAPI: Dr. M. Kailasam

Co-PIs: Dr. M. Makesh, Dr. Satyanarayan Sethi, Dr. Krishna Sukumaran, Dr. G. Biswas, Dr. Prem Kumar, Dr. B. Sivamani,  Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru vasagam,  Dr. J. Raymond Jani Angel,  Smt. M.U. Rekha,  Mr. Pankaj Amrut Patil,  Mr.  Tanveer  Hussain,  Mr. Dani Thomas,  Mr. T. Sivaramakrishnan, Mr. R. Subburaj

11Development and refinement of finfish culture technologies for sustainable brackishwater aquaculture developmentICAR-CIBAPI: Dr. M. Makesh

Co-PIs:

Dr. M. Kailasam,  Dr. Satyanarayan Sethi,  Dr. Krishna Sukumaran, Dr. G. Biswas, Dr. Prem Kumar, Dr. Aritra Bera, Smt. Babita Mandal,  Smt. M.U. Rekha,  Mr. Tanveer Hussain, Mr. Dani Thomas, Mr. Pankaj Amrut Patil, Mr. T. Sivaramakrishnan,  Mr.  R. Subburaj

Aquatic Animal Health and Environmental Division
Institute Funded Projects
12Invertebrate and finish diseases in brackishwater aquaculture and development of prophylactic and therapeutic strategies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ICAR-CIBAPI: Dr. S.V. Alavandi

Co-PIs: Dr. K.K. Vijayan, Dr. K.P. Jithendran, Dr. M. Poornima, Dr. P.K. Patil, Dr. S. K. Otta, Dr. Sanjoy Das, Dr. P. Ezhil Praveena,  Dr. R. Ananda Raja, Dr. Sujeet Kumar,  Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari, Mrs. Mary Lini,  Dr. Vidya Rajendran, Mr. T. Sathish Kumar, Mr. Joseph Sahaya Rajan

Associates from other division

Dr. M. Makesh, Dr.N. Lalitha, Dr.G. Biswas, Dr. Aritra Bera, Smt. M.U. Rekha

13Development of water and soil health card for environmental management of brackishwater aquaculture systemsICAR-CIBAPI: Dr. M. Muralidhar

Co-PIs: Dr. R. Saraswathy, Dr. N. Lalitha, Dr. P. Kumararaja, Dr. Satheesha, Dr. Suvana Sukumaran, Mr. Jose Antony, Dr. A. Nagavel

Externally Funded Projects
14National surveillance programme for aquatic animal diseasesNFDBPI: Dr. S.V. Alavandi

Co-PIs: Dr. K.K. Vijayan, Dr. K.P. Jithendran, Dr. M. Poornima, Dr. Sanjoy Das, Dr. Sujeet Kumar, Dr. P. Ezhil Praveena, Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari, Dr. R. Ananda Raja, Mr. T. Sathish Kumar,  Dr. Vidya Rajendran

15All India Network on Fish HealthICARNational Coordinator: Dr. K.K. Vijayan

PI: Dr. P.K. Patil

Co-PIs: Dr. S.V. Alavandi,  Dr. S.K. Otta, Dr. Sanjoy Das, Dr. R. Ananda Raja, Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari, Dr. Satheesha, Dr. M. Makesh, Dr. R. Saraswathy,  Dr. N. Lalitha, Dr. P. Kumararaja,  Dr. C.V. Sairam, Dr. T. Ravisankar, Dr. R. Geetha

16Development of diagnostics and vaccines for sustainable aquacultureICARProject Coordinator: Dr. M. Makesh
a. Development of RNAi-mediated prophylaxis and therapy of white spot syndrome virus (WSSV)PI: Dr. S.K. Otta

Co-PIs: Dr. S.V. Alavandi, Dr. M. Makesh

b. Development of vaccine for betanoda virus infecting seabass, Lates calcarifer PI: Dr. M. Makesh

Co-PIs: Dr. M. Poornima, Dr. K.P. Jithendran, Dr. P.K. Patil, Dr. Sujeet Kumar

c. Biocontrol of vibrios in shrimp hatcheries using bacteriophagesPI: Dr. S.V. Alavandi

Co-PIs: Dr. Satheesha Avunje, Dr. Vidya Rajendran

d. Development of probiotics and immunostimulants for shrimpPI: Dr. P.K. Patil

Co-PIs: Dr. S.V. Alavandi, Dr. Satheesha Avunje, Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari, Dr. R. Ananda Raja

e. Development of improved diagnostics to existing and emerging pathogens of shrimp and fishPI: Dr. M. Makesh

Co-PIs: Dr. S.V. Alavandi, Dr. Ezhil Praveena, Dr. M. Poornima, Dr. S.K. Otta, Mr. T. Sathish Kumar, Dr. Vidya Rajendran

17National Innovations in Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA)-Impact of climate change on aquaculture and mitigation options for minimizing green house gases from aquaculture sectorICAR

 

PI: Dr. M. Muralidhar

Co-PIs: Dr. M. Jayanthi, Dr. J. Syama Dayal, Dr. A. Panigrahi, Dr. M. Kumaran, Dr. R. Saraswathy, Dr. S.K. Otta, Mr. J. Ashok Kumar, Dr. N. Lalitha, Dr. P. Kumararaja, Dr. Aritra Bera, Dr. Satheesha Avunje, Dr. Suvana Sukumaran, Dr. A. Nagavel

Nutrition, Genetics & Biotechnology Division
Institute Funded Projects
18Biotechnological interventions and application of bioinformatic tools for improvement of brackishwater fish and shellfishICAR-CIBAPI: Dr. G. Gopikrishna

Co-PIs: Dr. K.K. Vijayan,  Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar, Dr. Sherly Tomy, Dr. K. Vinaya Kumar, Dr. B. Sivamani, Dr. J. Raymond Jani Angel, Ms. Misha Soman

19Newer feed resources and feed additives for development and improvement of shrimp and fish feedsICAR-CIBAPI: Dr. K. Ambasankar

Co-PIs: Dr. J. Syama Dayal,  Dr. T.K. Ghoshal, Dr. Debasis De, Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru vasagam, Mr. K.P. Sandeep, Ms. Leesa Priyadarsani

Externally Funded Projects
20Outreach activity on fish feedICARPI: Dr. K. Ambasankar

Co-PIs: Dr. J. Syama Dayal, Dr. T.K. Ghoshal, Dr. Debasis De, Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam, Ms. Leesa Priyadarshini

21Outreach activity on nutrient profiling and evaluation of fish as a dietary component (Lead Centre: CIFRI, Barrackpore)ICAR

 

PI: Dr. J. Syama Dayal

Co-PIs: Mr. K.P. Sandeep, Mr. Jose Antony,Mr. T. Sivaramakrishnan

22Outreach activity on fish genetic stocks (Lead Centre: NBFGR, Lucknow)ICARPI: Dr. G. Gopikrishna

Co-PIs: Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar, Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian, Dr. Sherly Tomy, Dr. J. Raymond Jani Angel, Dr. T.N. Vinay,  Ms. Misha Soman

23Whole genome sequencing of Indian white shrimp Penaeus indicusICAR

 

PI: Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar

Co-PIs: Dr. G. Gopikrishna, Dr. K. Vinaya Kumar, Mr. J. Ashok Kumar, Dr. C. P. Balasubramanian, Dr. S.K. Otta,

24Poverty alleviation through prevention and future control of the two major socio-economically important diseases in Asian aquacultureDBTPI: Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar

Co-PIs: Dr. K.K. Vijayan, Dr. G. Gopikrishna, Dr. K. Vinaya Kumar, Mr. T. Sathish Kumar

25Stock characterization, captive breeding, seed production and culture of hilsa (Tenualosa ilisha)NASFPI: Dr. Debasis De

Co-PIs: Dr. Prem Kumar

Social Sciences Division
Institute Funded Projects
26Research and developmental interventions for sustainable brackishwater aquacultureICAR-CIBAPI: Dr. C.V. Sairam

Co-PIs: Dr. V.S. Chandrasekaran, Dr. T. Ravisankar, Dr. B. Shanthi, Dr. D. Deboral Vimala, Dr. M. Kumaran, Dr. P. Mahalakshmi, Mr. J. Ashok Kumar, Dr. R. Geetha

Externally Funded Projects
27Investigations on pathogenic microorganisms of shrimp aquaculture using metagenomic  and other bioinformatics approachesICAR-Network ProjectPI: Mr. J. Ashok Kumar

Co-PIs: Dr. S.V. Alavandi, Dr. K. Vinaya Kumar, Mrs. Mary Lini, Dr. Satheesha Avunje, Dr. Monendra Grover

Kakdwip Research Centre
Institute Funded Projects
28Development of economically viable and sustainable brackishwater aquaculture practices with special reference to Sundarban Mangrove biosphereICAR-CIBA

 

PI: Dr. T.K. Ghoshal

Co-PIs: Dr. Debasis De, Dr. Sanjoy Das, Dr. G. Biswas, Dr. Prem Kumar, Ms. L. Christina, Ms. Leesa Priyadarsani

Other Projects
29Agri-Business Incubation centre (ABI) at CIBA, ChennaiNAIF - ICARPI: Dr. T. Ravisankar

Co-PI :Dr. P.K.Patil

30Intellectual property Management and Transfer/ Commercialization of Agricultural Technology Scheme (Up-scaling of existing components i.e. Intellectual property Right (IPR)NAIF - ICARPI: Dr. T. Ravisankar

Co-PI : Dr. P.K.Patil