Mr. Ramesh Madipally

Scientist D, Marine Geoscience Group (MGG)

Email : ramesh[dot]madipally[at]ncess[dot]gov[dot]in

Phone(Off) :0471-2511711

Fax : 0471-2442280


M.Tech. : 2014, Geoinformatics and Surveying Technologies.
Thesis : Time variable Gravity fields-contribution of GOCE and CHAMP to reduce Errors in GRACE gravity Data.

Professional career:

2019 (July) - Present Scientist C, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2016 (June) - 2019 (June) Scientist B, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2014 (March) - 2015 (Sept) Academic Assistant, Centre for Spatial Information Technology, Institute of Science and Technology-JNTUH Hyderabad, Telangana.

Research Interest:

Remote sensing and GIS, Image processing, Coastal monitoring systems.


  • CIRN Boot Camp and Workshop on Coastal Video Monitoring Systems, France
  • Training program on ROMS Modelling, ESSO- NCESS, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Brainstorming session on Coastal flooding, ESSO-NCESS, Thiruvananthapuram
  • MATLAB Training course for earth science applications, NCESS, Thiruvananthapuram
  • GIS training program on “Exploring ENVI”, ESSO-NCESS, Thiruvananthapuram
  • National workshop on “Popularization of Remote sensing-based Maps and Geospatial Information”, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Training of Trainers (ToT) in the use of “Climate Change Adaptation Guidelines for Coastal Protection and Management in India”, Pune.
  • International Winter School on "Operational Oceanography: Indian Ocean Circulation and Sea Level Variation" at INCOIS, Hyderabad.


  1. Ramesh, M.; Sheela Nair, L.; Ramachandran, K.K., and Prakash, T.N., 2020. Development of video monitoring system for coastal applications. In: Sheela Nair, L.; Prakash, T.N.; Padmalal, D., and Kumar Seelam, J. (eds.), Oceanic and Coastal Processes of the Indian Seas. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue No. 89, pp. 118-125. ISSN 0749-0208.
  2. Ramesh Madipally, Sheela Nair L and Rui Taborda “PI-COSMOS: An Open-Source Python based High Speed Coastal Video Monitoring System”, EGU 2020
  3. Ramesh M., Princy J.R., Jyothi Joseph., Sheela Nair L. and Prakash T.N., “Satellite (Sentinel 2) based Analysis of Coastal Erosion due to Cyclone OCKHI along Thiruvananthapuram Coast, SouthWest Coast of India”, AdCoREIP-2019, NCCR, Chennai
  4. Ramesh M., Sheela Nair L. and Prakash T.N., “High-resolution observations of short term coastal morpho dynamics using Video Beach Monitoring System at Kozhikode Beach, India”, OSICON-2019, Cochin
  5. Ramesh M, Sheela Nair L., Ramachandran K.K. and Prakash T.N. (2018), "Indigenous development of Advanced Video Imagery Methods for High-Resolution Observations of Coastal Processes”, Young Scientist Conference- India International Science Festival (IISF)- 2018, Lucknow
  6. Ramesh M, Sheela Nair L., Anoop T.R., Ramachandran K.K. and Prakash T.N. (2018), “Monitoring of Nearshore dynamics in southwest coast of India – A video imagery approach”, 3rd International Conference on Coastal Zones and Oceanography-2018, Singapore
  7. M. Ramesh, I.C. Das, P. Chandrashekhar and V.K.Dadhwal, (2017), “Error Analysis and Optimum Smoothing of Satellite Gravity Data”, AP Science Congress-2017, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India.
  8. Ramesh M, L. Sheela Nair, K.K. Ramachandran and T.N. Prakash (2017), “Development of Video Monitoring System for Coastal Applications”, OSICON-2017, NCESS, Thiruvananthapuram, India.
  9. Dr.K.ManjulaVani, Ramesh M, Prathyusha K., “Soil Erosion and Sediment Yield Modeling using Remote Sensing and Gis Techniques’’, International Journal of Management and Applied Science (IJMAS), 2016, vol-2, 10(Spl Iss -1), ISSN: 2394-7926.
  10. Ramesh M, Manjula Vani K, Hemalatha D., and Asra M, ”Evaluation of NDWI and MNDWI for Intra-Annual and Inter Annual Assessment of Waterlogged Areas using Satellite Data - A Case Study”, proceedings of 2nd two day national conference on water, environment & society, ISBN: 978-93-83635-87-0, 561-567.
  11. Hemalatha D, Ramesh M, ManjulaVani K and Asra M., “Development of an Automatic Algorithm for Extraction of Waterlogged Areas using Geospatial Techniques”, proceedings of 2nd two day national conference on water,environment & society, ISBN: 978-93-83635-87-0, 551-560.
  12. Mahbooba Asra, Manjula Vani K. and Ramesh M, ‘’Satellite based Assessment of Soil and Water Characteristics’’, proceedings of 2nd two day national conference on water, environment & society, ISBN: 978-93-83635-87-0, 574-579.
  13. M. Ramesh, G. Mahendar and Prof. K.Manjulavani, ”Land Use Land Cover mapping Using AWiFS Data – A Case Study”, Proceedings of a two-day national conference on recent trends in science and technology-2015,JNTUH Jagityal, Telangana.
  14. C.R. Prakash, M.Asra, Dr. R.S. Dwivedi and M. Ramesh, “The LULC analysis of urban environment using multi temporal, spaceborne multispectral data”, Proceedings of International Conference on Environment and Energy, 2014, JNTUH Hyderabad.

Poster Presentation:

  • M. Ramesh, C.R. Prakash, Dr. R.S. Dwivedi and M.Asra, “The effects of E-waste on Environment: Retrospective and Perspective”, International Conference on Environment and Energy, 2014, JNTUH Hyderabad.


  • Coastal Monitoring for Hazard Mitigation and Management.
  • Study of beach-surf zone dynamics and its influence on the coastal morphology at locations with diverse environmental settings.