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Ongoing Research Projects 2019-2020

 

Sl.No. Project Title Project Team
 

CRUSTACEAN CULTURE DIVISION

Institute Funded Projects
1. Novel approaches for technology refinement and upscaling of diversified systems and species of shrimp for sustainable development PI : Dr. A. Panigrahi, Principal Scientist

Co-PIs

Dr.M.Jayanthi, Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian, Dr.P.Nila Rekha,  Dr.S.Kannappan, Dr.P.Shyne Anand, Ms.L.Christina, Mr.Jose Antony, Mr.R.Aravind, Dr.N.S.Sudheer, Mr.I.F.Biju, Dr.T.N.Vinay, Dr.K.Ambasankar, Dr.R.Geetha, Dr.T.K.Ghoshal,  Dr.M.Kumara, Dr.Sanjoy Das, Dr.S.Suvana, Mr.Pankaj Patil

2. Breeding biology and larviculture of candidate crustacean species of brackishwater aquaculture PI: Dr.C.P. Balasubramanian Principal Scientist

Co-PIs:

Dr.M.Jayanthi, Dr. A. Panigrahi, Dr.S.Kannappan, Dr.P.Nila Rekha, Dr.P.Shyne Anand, Ms.L.Christina, Mr.Jose Antony, Mr.R.Aravind, Dr.N.S.Sudheer, Mr.I.F.Biju, Dr.T.N.Vinay, Dr.K.C.Neethu

Externally Funded Projects
3. Healthy Shrimp and ‘GIFT’ tilapia production through bio-floc based farming system: Development of technology and standard operating procedure (DBT)

PI: Dr. A. Panigrahi, Principal Scientist

Co-PIs:

Dr.P.Nila Rekha
Dr.K.P.Kumaraguru vasagam,
Dr.M.Shashi Shekhar

4. Optimization of aerators use to reduce production cost of shrimps under different brackishwater farming conditions (NFDB)

PI: Dr. M. Jayanthi Principal Scientist

Co-PIs:

Dr.T.Ravisankar, Dr.M.Muralidhar, Dr.R.Saraswathy, Dr.Aritera Bera

5. Mapping of coastal resources and identifying suitable brackishwater areas for integrated multi-trophic Aquaculture (IMTA) in Maharashtra

PI: Dr. M. Jayanthi, Principal Scientist

Co-PIs:

Dr. C. P. Balasubramanian, Dr.M.Muralidhar, Dr.C.V.Sairam, Dr.K.P.Kumaraguru vasagam, Dr.Kumararaja, Shri Pankaj Patil

6. Identifying suitable brackishwater lands for increasing aquaculture area in the coastal states of India with reference to environmental conditions and regulation using multi criteria decision support system-Extra mural

PI: Dr. M. Jayanthi, Principal Scientist

Co-PIs:

Dr.M.Muralidhar, Shri J.Ashok Kumar, Dr.R.Saraswathy

 

FINFISH CULTURE DIVISION

Institute Funded Projects
7. Application of improved techniques for captive maturation, assessment of reproductive biology, system development of induced breeding larval rearing and seed production of brackishwater candidate finfish species.

PI: Dr. M. Kailasam, Principal Scientist

Co-PIs:

Dr. M. Makesh, Dr.S.N.Sethi, Dr.Krishna Sukumaran, Dr.Gouranga Biswas, Dr.Prem Kumar, Dr.Aritera Bera, Ms.Babita Mondal, Ms.M.U.Rekha, Mr.Pankaj Patil, Mr.Tanveer Hussain, Shri T. Sivaramakrishnan, Shri Dani Thomas, Dr.K..C. Neethu, Dr.R.Subburaj

8. Development and evaluation of novel culture technologies for candidate brackishwater finfishes for sustainable aquaculture

PI: Dr. M. Makesh

Co-PIs:

Dr. M. Kailasam, Dr.S.N.Sethi, Dr.Krishna Sukumaran, Dr.Gouranga Biswas, Dr.Prem Kumar, Dr.Aritera Bera, Ms.Babita Mondal, Ms.M.U.Rekha, Mr.Pankaj Patil, Mr.Tanveer Hussain, Shri T. Sivaramakrishnan, Shri Dani Thomas, Dr.R.Subburaj

Externally Funded Projects
9. Development of diagnostics and vaccines for sustainable aquaculture (CRP – ICAR)

PI: Dr. M. Makesh, Dr.S.V.Alavandi, Dr.S.K.Otta, Dr.P.K.Patil

Co-PI :

Dr.Ezhil Praveena, Dr.M.Poornima, Dr.K.P.Jithendran, Dr.T.Bhuvaneswari, Dr.Satheesha Avunje, Dr.Vidya Rajendran, Dr.R.Ananda Raja, Dr.Sujeet Kumar, Dr.N.S.Sudheer

10. Elucidation of molecular mechanism of dopamine action on final oocyte maturation of Goldspot mullet (Lisa parzia, Hamilton, 1822) (DBT)

PI: Dr.Premkumar, Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.Gouranga Biswas, Dr.T.K.Ghoshal

11. Development of brackishwater aquariculture through optimisation of captive breeding protocols of potential and emerging ornamental fish species, technology transfer and livelihood generation. Network – ICAR

PI: Dr. M. Kailasam, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.S.N.Sethi, Dr.Krishna Sukumaran, Dr.Gouranga Biswas, Ms.Babita Mondal, Shri Dani Thomas, Mr.Tanveer Hussain, Dr.Raymond Jani Angel, Shri T. Sivaramakrishnan

 

AQUATIC ANIMAL HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL DIVISION

Institute Funded Projects
12. Prevention and management strategies for viral, microbial diseases of candidate species in brackishwater aquaculture

PI: Dr. S. V. Alavandi, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. K.K. Vijayan, Director, CIBA
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, Dr.Vidya Rajendran, Shri T. Sathish Kumar, Smt. Mary Lini Shri Joseph Sahaya Rajan, Dr. M. Makesh, Dr. N. Lalitha, Dr. Prem Kumar, Ms. Leesa Priyadarsini

13. Abiotic stress management for enhanced productivity and environmentally sustainable shrimp farming

PI: Dr. M. Muralidhar, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. R. Saraswathy, Dr. N. Lalitha, Dr.P.Kumararaja, Dr.Satheesha Avunje, Dr. S. Suvana, Dr. A. Nagavel, Dr.M. Jayanthi, Dr. J. Syama Dayal

Externally Funded Projects
14. National Initiatives on Climate Resilient Agriculture-Impact of climate change on aquaculture and mitigation options for minimizing greenhouse gases from aquaculture sector (NICRA)

PI: Dr. M.Muralidhar, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

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

15. National surveillance programme for Aquatic Animal Health (NFDB)

PI: Dr. Ezhil Praveena, Senior Scientist From Apr. 2015
Dr. S.V.Alavandi, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. K.K. Vijayan, Director, CIBA
Dr. K.P. Jithendran, Dr. M. Poornima, Dr. Sanjoy Das, Dr. Sujeet Kumar, Dr. P. Ezhil Praveena, Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari, Shri T Sathish Kumar, Dr. R. Ananda Raja, Dr. Vidya Rajendran, Dr. Joseph Sahaya Rajan

16. All India Network Project on Fish Health (ICAR)

PI: Dr.P.K.Patil, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. S.V. Alavandi, Dr. S.K. Otta, Dr.R.Ananda Raja, Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari, Dr. Satheesha Avunje, Dr. M. Makesh, Dr. R. Saraswathy, Dr. N. Lalitha, Dr. P. Kumararaja, Dr. C.V. Sairam, Dr. T. Ravisankar, Dr. R. Geetha

17. Network Project on Anti-microbial resistance

PI: Dr. S.K. Otta, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. Satheesha Avunje, Dr. Vidya Rajendran

 

NUTRITION, GENETICS & BIOTECHNOLOGY DIVISION

Institute Funded Projects
18. Application of advanced molecular and bioinformatic tools for improvement of brackishwater fish and shellfish

PI: Dr.M.S.Shekhar, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. K.K. Vijayan, Director, CIBA
Dr.Sherly Tomy, Dr.B.Sivamani, Shri J.Ashok Kumar Dr.K.Vinaya Kumar, Dr.J.Raymond Jani Angel, Ms.Misha Soman

19. Novel approaches for development and improvement of sustainable shrimp and fish feeds

PI: Dr.K.Ambasankar, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.J.SyamaDayal, Dr.T.K.Ghoshal, Dr.Debasis De, Dr.K.P.Kumaraguru Vasagam, Shri K.P.Sandeep, Ms. Leesa Priyadarsini, Shri T.Sivakrishnan

Externally Funded Projects
20. Whole genome sequencing of Indian white shrimp Penaeus indicus ICAR-CRP-Genomics (Platform)

PI: Dr. M. S. Shekhar, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.G.Gopikrishna, Dr. C. P. Balasubramanian, Shri J. Ashok Kumar, Dr.K.Vinaya Kumar, Dr. S.K. Otta

21. Poverty alleviation through prevention and future control of the two major socio-economically important diseases in Asian Aquaculture DBT (Collaborative Project)

PI: Dr. M. S. Shekhar, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.G.Gopikrishna, Dr.K.Vinaya Kumar, Mr.T.Sathish Kumar

22. Network Project on Agricultural Bioinformatics and computational Biology – ICAR (Network)

PI: Shri J.Ashok Kumar, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.S.V.Alavandi, Dr. M. S. Shekhar, Dr.K.Vinaya Kumar, Dr.Joseph Sahayarajan

 

SOCIAL SCIENCE DIVISION

Institute Funded Projects
23. Research on socio-economic, frontline extension and information technology for sustainable brackishwater aquaculture sector

PI: Dr. C.V. Sairam, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.T.Ravisankar, Dr.B.Shanthi, Dr.Deboral Vimala, Dr.M.Kumaran, Dr.P.Mahalakshmi, Dr.R.Geetha, Dr.K.C.Neethu

Externally Funded Projects
24. Brackishwater cage culture with multi-trophic candidate diverse rearing systems for alternate livelihood and social development in Maharashtra (Mangrove Cell)

PI: Dr. C.V. Sairam, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.M.Kailasam, Dr. C. P. Balasubramanian, Mr.Pankaj Patil, Mr.Tanveer Hussain, Mr.T.Sivaramakrishnan, Mr.K.P.Sandeep

25. Cage culture in brackishwaters of Puducherry and karaikal regions of Puducherry Union Territory – A feasibility study
(FIMSUL)

PI: Dr. M. Kumaran, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.M.Jayanthi, Dr.Deboral Vimala, Dr. C.V. Sairam, Dr. M.Muralidhar, Dr.K.P.Kumaraguru vasagam, Ms.Babita Mondal, Dr.R.Subburaj

26. Knowledge and Economic Empowerment of women, tribal and their families in coastal villages of Tamil Nadu through adoption of brackishwater aquaculture and allied technologies integrated with societal development programmes -CPCL

PI: Dr. B. Shanthi, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. C.V. Sairam, Dr. M. Kumaran, Dr.K.P.Kumaraguru vasagam, Dr.P.Nila Rekha, Dr.P.Mahalakshmi, Ms.Babita Mondal

27. Sustainable livelihood models for resource poor fish farmers/fisher folks in Nagapattinam district of Tamilnadu for doubling their income – CPCL

PI: Dr.Deboral Vimala, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. C.V. Sairam, Dr. M. Kumaran, Dr.K.P.Kumaraguru vasagam, Dr.P.Nila Rekha, Dr.P.Mahalakshmi, Ms.Babita Mondal

28. Development and Validation of Smart Aquaculture Model (SAM): Application of ICT and Data analytics for sustainable shrimp aquaculture –NASF

PI: Dr.Kumaran, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr. M.Muralidhar, Dr.Deboral Vimala, Dr.K.Ambasankar, Dr.P.Mahalakshmi, Mr.T.Sathish Kumar, Mr.Jose antony, Mr.S. Nagarajan

Inter-Divisional Projects
29. Technological backstopping and promotion of sustainable aquaculture in west coast with particular reference to the state Gujarat

PI: Project Coordinator – Shri Pankaj Patil
Dr.C.P. Balasubramanian, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.M.Kailasam, Mr.Jose Antony, Mr.Tanveer Hussain, Dr.P.K.Patil, Dr.P.Mahalakshmi, Dr R.Saraswathy, Dr.K.Ambasankar

30. Development and dissemination of economically viable and sustainable brackishwater aquaculture technologies for livelihood improvement of small and marginal farmers of Indian Sundarbans

PI: Dr. T. K. Ghoshal, Principal Scientist From March 2019
Dr. Debasis De, Principal Scientist

Co-PI :

Dr.Sanjoy Das, Dr.Gouranga Biswas, Dr.Premkumar, Ms.L.Christina, Ms.Leesa, Ms.Babita Mondal