Dr. V. Nandakumar Ph.D.

Scientist F, Group Head, Crustal Processes (CrP)

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Ph.D : 1992 Geology, Metamorphic Petrology, Kerala University
Thesis : Petrology, fluid inclusion and metamorphic history of cordierite bearing granulites of southern kerala
M.Sc : 1988 Geology, Kerala University

Honours, & Awards:

Indian National Science Academy (INSA) –Royal Society (UK) award for research visit in the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1998 and 2010.


  • Leader, expert committee constituted by the Government for formulating suitable land development programmes for the Marayoor tribal resettlement site.
  • Leader, committee/team for the pre-hand appraisal, sanctioning and monitoring of the soil conservation works in the tribal areas of the state.