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Dr. A. Krishnakumar

Scientist C, Crustal Processes (CrP)

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Phone(Off) : 0471-2511602

Phone(Res) : 0470-2603210

Fax : 0471-2442280

Education:

Ph.D. : 2003, Environmental Geology (Faculty of Applied Sciences), University of Kerala
M.Phil. : 1999, Environmental Sciences, University of Kerala
M.Sc. : 1997, Geology, Cochin University of Science and Technology

Professional Career:

  • Scientist C, NCESS - 2013 onwards
  • Scientist B, CESS - 2010-‘13
  • Environment Specialist, Dept. of Environment, Govt. of Kerala – 2009-‘10
  • Scientist (DST-SERC-OYS), UoK – 2005-‘08
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, UoK - 2004-‘05
  • Technical Associate, ESD, CESS – 2003
  • Assistant Geologist, Dept. of Mining and Geology, Govt. of Kerala - 2000-‘01

Training Programs attended:

  1. Environmental Management, CWRDM, 1997
  2. Environmental Impact Assessment of Water Resources Projects, CWRDM, 1999
  3. Environmental Laws of India, CPR Environmental Education Foundation Chennai, UoK, 2001
  4. Capacity building in Remote Sensing and Applications of Geomatics, UoK, 2007
  5. Isotope Tracer Techniques for Water Resources Development and Management, Centre for Water Resources Development and Management, Kozhikode, 2014
  6. Integrated Coastal Area and River Basin Management organized by the SAARC Coastal Zone Management Centre (SCZMC), Maldives in academic collaboration with University of Colombo held at Sri Lanka, 2014
  7. 3D Groundwater Flow and Contaminant Transport Modeling, National Institute of Technology, Kozhikode, 2014
  8. Integrated Catchment Modeling, Training programme conducted by National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee, 2015

Research Interest:

  • Climate interactions and River basin dynamics
  • Sedimentology and Geochemistry
  • Critical Zone Studies and Sustainable Development
  • Environmental Studies

Membership in Professional Bodies:

  1. Life Member, National Environmental Science Academy, New Delhi
  2. Life Member, International Society for Natural Resources and Environmental Management (ISNREM), Trivandrum
  3. Life Member, Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Dehradun
  4. Life Member, Indian Association of Sedimentologists, Aligarh
  5. Life Member, Indian Association of Hydrologists, Roorkee
  6. Life Member, Indian Society of Applied Geochemists, Hyderabad
  7. Life Member, Geological Society of India, Bangalore

Honors, Awards, Achievements:

  1. Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship/Asst. Professorship, 2001
  2. Awarded DST Young Scientist Project, 2004
  3. Recognized Research Guide of University of Kerala (Geology and Environmental Sciences) and Cochin University of Science and Technology
  4. Expert Member in various Committees constituted by Govt. of Kerala