Ms. Parvathy K Nair.

Research Scholar, Coastal Processes (CoP)

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M. Sc. : 2012, Geology, Mahatma Gandhi University.
B. Sc. : 2010, Geology, University of Kerala.

Professional career:

2017 - Present Project Assistant II, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2014 - 2017 KSCSTE Research Scholar, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2013 - 2014 Project Fellow, Central Geomatics Lab, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.


  • Poster on “Development of Vembanad Management Action Plan through a Geological Perceptive” was presented in the national workshop on “Western Ghats; evolution and environmental issues” held at NCESS during 1-2 January 2016 in NCESS.
  • Participated in a national seminar on Groundwater Resources of Kerala: Trends, New Perspectives and Management Strategies organised by University of Kerala on 4th – 5th February 2016.
  • Participated in a national seminar on ‘Coastal Environmental Day’ held at National Centre for Earth Science Studies (NCESS), Thiruvananthapuram on 19th February 2016.
  • Attend training courses on ‘Ground Water Resource Management’ conducted by Central Ground Water Board, Kerala region on 14th – 18th March 2016.
  • Attend a workshop ‘GeoConnect 2016’organised by Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram on the topic ‘Research Orientation in Remote Sensing & GIS for Natural Resources & Environmental Management’on 4th – 8th July 2016.

Research Interest:

Hydrogeology, Hydrogeochemical Studies, GIS and Remote sensing.

Achievements & Awards:

  1. KSCSTE Research Fellowship (2013)
  2. Cleared CSIR UGC NET (lectureship) exam June 2013


  1. Parvathy K. Nair and Suresh Babu DS (2016) Spatial Shrinkage of Vembanad Lake, South West India during 1973 -2015 using NDWI and MNDWI International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 5, Issue 7, July 2016, 319-7064.

Paper Presentation:

  1. Parvathy K. Nair, Suresh Babu D. S. and Vincent A. Ferrer (2017). Spatio-Temporal monitoring of water spread area using Remote Sensing and GIS is presented in National conference on Geospatial Technology , LBS Institute of Technology for Women, Thiruvananthapuram on 12- 13 January 2017.