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Ongoing Research Projects 2021

Crustacean Culture Division

Institute Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title PI Co PI
1. Captive maturation, breeding biology and larviculture of candidate crustacean species for brackishwater aquaculture Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian Dr. (Smt.) M. Jayanthi
Dr. S. Kannappan
Dr. (Smt.) P. Nila Rekha
Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam
Dr. (Smt.) Shyne Anand
Dr. N.S. Sudheer
Dr. Vinay T. Nagaraju
Shri Jose Antony
2. Technology upgradation and optimization of protocols for diversified systems and species of crustaceans through sustainable approaches Dr. A. Panigrahi Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian
Dr (Smt.) M. Jayanthi
Dr. S. Kannappan
Dr (Smt.) P. Nila Rekha
Dr (Smt.) Shyne Anand
Smt. Leesa Priyadarshini
Shri I.F. Biju
Dr. N.S. Sudheer
Shri R. Arvind

Externally Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title Funding Agency PI Co PI
1. Coastal watershed based surface and subsurface salinity mapping and modelling of Thiruvallur and Kanchipuram districts, Tamilnadu for sustainable aquaculture NABARD Dr. (Smt.) P. Nila Rekha Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian
2. Resource Mapping of Brackishwater Aquaculture in Tamilnadu Dept. of Fisheries, Tamil Nadu Dr. (Smt.) M. Jayanthi Dr. M. Muralidhar
Shri J. Ashok Kumar
Dr. M. Kailasam
Shri K.P.Sandeep
3. Development of grow-out technology for mass culture of sand and muddy polychaete worms and assessment of their seasonal nutritional profiling for use in shell and finfish DBT Dr. S. Kannappan Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian
Shri R. Aravind
Dr. (Smt.) P. Ezhil Praveena
Dr. B. Sivamani
Dr. N.S. Sudheer
Finfish Culture Division

Institute Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title PI Co PI
1. Development of hatchery technologies for breeding and seed production of candidate brackishwater finfish species under improved captive rearing systems Dr. M. Kailasam Dr. M. Makesh
Dr. Krishna Sukumaran
Dr. Prem Kumar
Smt. Babita Mondal
Dr. Aritra Bera
Shri Tanveer Hussain
Shri Dani Thomas
Shri Pankaj Amrut Patil
2. Development and demonstration of novel brackishwater finfish farming technologies Dr. M. Makesh Dr. M. Kailasam
Dr. Krishna Sukumaran
Dr. Prem Kumar
Smt. Babita Mondal
Dr. Aritra Bera
Shri Tanveer Hussain
Shri Dani Thomas
Shri Pankaj Amrut Patil

Externally Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title Funding Agency PI Co PI
3. Development of brackishwater aquariculture through optimisation of  captive breeding protocols of potential and emerging ornamental fish species, technology transfer, and livelihood generation ICAR Dr. M. Kailasam Dr. M. Makesh
Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam,
Dr. T. Senthil Murugan,
Dr. Prem Kumar,
Dr. Aritra Bera,
Smt. Babita Mondal,
Shri. Dani Thomas,
Shri. Tanveer Hussain
4 Brackishwater Integrated multi-trophic cage aquaculture of different species, Pearl spot breeding, and Crab box culture in diverse rearing systems for alternate livelihood and societal development of mangrove based fisher folks of Maharashtra Mangrove Foundation, Govt. of Maharastra Shri. Pankaj Amrut Patil Dr. M. Kailasam
Dr. C.P. Balasubramanian
Dr. K. Ambasankar
Dr. P. Mahalakshmi
Dr. Krishna Sukumaran
Shri.  Tanveer Hussain
Shri. Jose Antony
5 Elucidation of molecular mechanism of dopamine action on final oocyte maturation of goldspot mullet (Liza paraia, Hamilton, 1822) DBT Dr. Prem Kumar Dr. T.K. Ghoshal

 

Nutrition, Genetics & Biotechnology Division

Institute Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title PI Co PI
1. Integrating biotechnological and bioinformatics approaches for molecular and genetic characterization of brackishwater fish and shellfish candidate species Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar Dr. Sherly Tomy
Dr. K. Vinayakumar
Dr. B. Sivamani
Shri K.P.Sandeep
Dr. J. Raymond Jani Angel
Smt. Misha Soman
2. Sustainable aqua feed formulations and feeding approaches for improved growth and health. Dr. K. Ambasankar Dr. J. Syama Dayal
Dr. T.K. Ghoshal
Dr. Debasis De
Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam
Shri K.P.Sandeep
Shri T. Sivaramakrishnan

Externally Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title Funding Agency PI Co PI
1. Outreach activity on fish feed and Nutrient profiling of Brackishwater fish and shrimp ICAR Dr. K. Ambasankar Dr. J. Syama Dayal
Dr. T.K. Ghoshal
Shri K.P. Sandeep
Shri T. Sivaramakrishnan
2. Solid state fermentation technology for development of cost effective customized plant protein products as fishmeal alternate for shrimp feed DBT Dr.J.Syama Dayal Shri K.P. Sandeep
Dr. Sujeet Kumar
3 Genomic resources for augmentation of economic traits in Indian white shrimp Penaeus indicus and whole genome sequencing of brackishwater aquaculture candidate ICAR – CRP Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar Dr. K. Vinaya Kumar
Shri. J. Ashok Kumar
Dr.  J. Raymond Jani Angel
Dr. M. Kailasam
Dr. Krishna Sukumaran
4. Network Project on Investigations on dietary alterations in shrimp for abiotic stresses using nutrigenomics approach ICAR-Network Shri J. Ashok Kumar Dr. J. Syama Dayal
Dr. Shashi Skekhar
Dr. K. Vinaya Kumar
Shri K.P. Sandeep
5. Unravelling signatures of growth and salinity adaptation in Etroplus surentensis through omics approaches DBT Dr. Vinay Kumar Katneni Dr. J. Raymond Jani Angel
Dr. M. Shashi Shekhar
Dr. Ashok Kumar Jangam
Dr. K.P. Kumaraguru Vasagam
Aquatic Animal Health and Environmental Division

Institute Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title PI Co PI
1. Investigation of existing/ emerging diseases in candidate  brackishwater species and development of preventive/ treatment strategies for  effective management Dr. K.P. Jithendran Dr. M. Poornima
Dr .P.K. Patil
Dr. S.K. Otta
Dr. Sanjoy Das,
Dr. R. Ananda Raja
Dr. Ezhil Praveena
Dr. Sujeet Kumar
Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari
Dr. Viday Rajendran
Dr. T. Sathish Kumar
2. Development of technologies for amelioration of pond soil and water quality in brackishwater aquaculture Dr. M. Muralidhar Dr. R. Saraswathy
Dr. P. Kumararaja
Dr. Satheesha Avunje
Dr. Suvana Sukumaran
Dr. A. Nagavel

Externally Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title Funding Agency PI Co PI
1. National Surveillance Programme for Aquatic Animal Diseases (NSPAAD)
  a. Surveillance of brackishwater finfish and shellfish diseases in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh NFDB Dr. S.K. Otta Dr. K.P. Jithendran
Dr. M. Poornima,
Dr. Sanjoy Das,
Dr. P. Ezhil Praveena,
Dr  T. Bhuvaneswari,
Shri Sathish Kumar,
Dr. R. Ananda Raja,
Dr. Vidya Rajendran,
Dr. Joseph
  b. National Surveillance Programme for Aquatic Animal Diseases -National Referral Laboratory for brackishwater  finfish and shellfish diseases NFDB Dr. S.K. Otta Dr. P. Ezhil Praveena
Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari
2. All India Network Project on fish health ICAR-Network Dr. K.P. Jithendran, National Co-ordinator
Dr. P.K. Patil – Project Co-ordinator & PI
Dr. S.K.Otta
Dr. R. Ananda Raja
Dr. T. Bhuvaneswari
Dr. Satheesha Avunje
Dr. R. Saraswathy
Dr. P.Kumararaja
Shri J. Ashok Kumar
Dr. P. Ezhil Praveena
3. Consortium Research Platform on Vaccines and Diagnostics- Fisheries Sector – Project Coordinator : Dr. M. Makesh
  a. Development of recombinant microalgae expressing Nervous necrosis virus capsid protein for vaccinating finfish against viral nervous necrosis ICAR-CRP Dr. M. Makesh Dr. M. Kailasam
Dr. S.K. Otta
Mr. T. Sivaramakrishnan
Dr. Sujeet Kumar
  b. Development of probiotics and immunostimulants for shrimp ICAR-CRP Dr. P.K. Patil Dr. Satheesha Avunje
Dr. R. Vidya Rajendran
Dr. T.N. Vinay
  c. Development of microalgae based improved delivery method for control of shrimp White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) in culture ponds ICAR-CRP Dr. S.K. Otta Dr. M. Makesh
Shri K.P. Sandeep
  d. Development of diagnostics for differentiation and quantification of pathogenic Vibrio harveyi clade species ICAR-CRP Dr. Sujeet Kumar Dr. Satheesha Avunje
Shri T. Sathish Kumar
Dr. J. Joseph Sahaya Rajan
  e. Development of multiplex LAMP assay for the detection of shrimp major pathogens WSSV and EHP ICAR-CRP Mr. T. Sathish Kumar Dr. P. Ezhil Praveena
Dr. S.K. Otta
Dr. M. Makesh
Dr. K.P. Jithendran
Social Sciences Division

Institute Funded Projects

 

Sl. No. Project Title PI Co PI
1. Communication and socio-economic validation of brackishwater aquaculture technologies for sustainable development Dr. C.V. Sairam Dr. T. Ravisankar
Dr. B. Shanthi
Dr. D. Deboral Vimala
Dr. M. Kumaran
Dr. P. Mahalakshmi,
Dr. R. Geetha

Externally Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title Funding Agency PI Co PI
1. Development and Validation of Smart Aquaculture Model (SAM): Application of ICT and Data analytics for sustainable shrimp aquaculture NASF Dr. M. Kumaran Dr. M. Muralidhar
Dr. K. Ambasankar
Dr. D. Deboral Vimala
Dr. P. Mahalakshmi
Shri J. Ashok Kumar
Shri T. Sathish Kumar
Shri Jose Antony
Shri S. Nagarajan
Kakdwip Research Centre

Institute Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title PI Co PI
1. Evolving brackishwater aquaculture technologies and its dissemination for livelihood security of Sundarban farmers Dr. Debasis De Dr. T.K. Ghoshal
Dr. Sanjoy Das
Dr. Prem Kumar
Smt. Babita Mondal
Smt. Leesa Priyadarshini

Externally Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title Funding Agency PI Co PI
1. Elucidation of molecular mechanism of dopamine action on final oocyte maturation of Goldspot mullet (Lisa parzia, Hamilton, 1822) DBT Dr. Prem Kumar Dr. T.K. Ghoshal
2. Captive Breeding of Hilsa, Tenualosa ilisha: Phase II NASF Dr. Debasis De Smt. Babita Mandal
Shri Tanveer Hussain
Dr. T.K. Ghoshal
Navsari Gujarat Research Centre

Institute Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title PI Co PI
1. Development of sustainable and cost-effective brackish-water farming technologies for shellfish and finfish in the north-west coast Shri Jose Antony Shri Pankaj Kumar Patil
Shri Tanveer Hussain
Dr M. Kailasam
Dr C. P. Balasubramanian
Dr. P. Mahalakshmi
Dr R. Saraswathi
Dr K. Ambasankar

Externally Funded Projects

Sl. No. Project Title Funding Agency PI Co PI
1. Brackishwater integrated multi-trophic cage aquaculture of different species, Pearl spot breeding & Crab box culture in diverse rearing systems for alternate livelihood and Societal development of mangrove based fisher folks of Maharashtra Mangrove Cell, Maharashtra Shri Pankaj Amrut Patil Shri Tanveer Hussain
Shri Jose Antony
Dr. M. Kailasam
Dr. Krishna Sukumaran
Dr. C. P. Balasubramaniyan
Dr. P. Mahalakshmi
Dr. K. Ambasankar