Mr. Arun T.J.

Research Scholar, Coastal Processes (CoP)

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M. Sc. : 2011, Marine Geology, Cochin University of Science and Technology.

Professional career:

2013 (Dec) - Present Research Fellow, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2012 (Jan) - 2013 (Feb) Project Fellow, National Centre For Earth Science Studies.
2013 (April) - 2016 (Oct) Junior Research Fellow, National Centre For Earth Science Studies.


  • Attend a 3 month off-campus outreach certificate program from 04.08.2014 to 14.11.2014 on “Remote sensing, Geographical information system & Global navigation satellite system” conducted by Indian Institute of Remote Sensing in Department of Soil Survey & Soil Conservation, Kerala.
  • Attended a five day training programme from 2nd to 6th November 2015 on ‘Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM-2015), conducted by ICMAAM project directorate, MoES held in Annamalai University.
  • Participated in the National workshop on Western Ghats: Evolution and environmental issues during january 1 -2, 2016 at NCESS, conducted by MoES.
  • Participated in the National seminar on “Groundwater resources of Kerala: Trends, new perspectives and management strategies” conducted by international and inter university for natural resources management, University of Kerala on 04th and 5th February 2016.
  • Participated in the one day National workshop on ‘Coastal Enviornmental Day’ held at National Centre for Earth Science Studies, Thiruvananthapuram on 19th February 2016.
  • Participated in five day training on Research orientation in Remote Sensing and GIS for Natural Resources and Environment Management organized by Department of Earth and Space Science, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology during 4th to 8th July 2016.

Research Interest:

Sedimentology and Geochemistry.


  1. Aneesh T.D , Reji Srinivas, Archana M Nair, Arun T.J, Silpa B.L, and Kurian Sajan. (2016). ‘The Effect of High Wave Energy in the Sediment Geochemistry of Kayamkulam Estuary, South West Coast of India.’ Journal of Environmental Science and Management. (Manuscript No: 2016-JESAM-029).

Conference Proceedings:

  1. Krishna R Prasad, Reji Srinivas, Abhilasha, Aneesh T.D, Arun T.J and Silpa B.L (2016). ‘An assessment of drinking water quality in Vamanapuram River, a lotic ecosystem, Kerala, India.’ Abstract volume, National seminar on Geology, Geochemistry, Tectonics, Energy and Mineral Resource of Northeast India. pp. 81, held at Department of Geology, Nagaland University, during 9 to 11 November 2016.


  1. Reji Srinivas, Arun T. J and Sajan K (2017) A Base Line Study on the Vallarpadam Seaport area - SW Coast of India, ISBN 978-3-330-04317-6 LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, pp 212.