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Publications in 2016

Ajin A.M., Reshma S., Deborah A., Nashad M., Mohamed Hatha. A.(2016). Characterization of blooming algae and bloom-associated changes in the water quality parameters of traditional pokkali cum prawn fields along the South West coast of India. Environ Monit Assess (2016) 188:145.

Asla V, Neethu K.P., Athira V., Nashad M. Mohamed Hatha A.A. (2016).Prevalence of Antibiotic Resistance among the Gut Associated Bacteria of Indigenous Freshwater Fishes Aplocheilus lineatusand Etroplus maculates. International Journal of Aquaculture, 2016, Vol.6, No.3, 1-9.

Joseph P.V., Bindu G. and Preethi B. 2016. Impact of the upper tropospheric cooling trend over central Asia on the Indian summer monsoon rainfall and the Bay of Bengal cyclone tracks, CURRENT SCIENCE, Vol. 110, no. 11, 10 June 2016, 2105-2113.

Nashad M., Mujeeb Rahiman K.M., Ajin A.M., Mohamed Hatha A.A. (2015). Probiotic Potential of Gut Associated Bacteria from Indigenous Fresh Water Ornamental Fishes of Kerala, South India. International Journal of Aquaculture, 2015, Vol.5, No.16, 1-6.

Nair, K.S., 2016. Impact of climate change and anthropogenic pressure on the water resources of India: challenges in management. Proc.IAHS. Proc. IAHS, 374, 63–67, doi:10.5194/piahs-374-63-2016.

Satyaban B. Ratna, Annalisa Cherchi, P. V. Joseph, SwadhinBehera, Abish.B., Simona Masina, 2016. Moisture variability over the Indo-Pacific region and its influence on the Indian summer monsoon rainfall. Climate Dynamics.46, 949-965.

Shyam S Salim., Ramees Rahman M. And Nashad M. (2016). Economic analysis of fish drying units in Kozhikode, Kerala. Discovery Nature, Vol. 10, No. 25

Accepted papers

Racault, M. F., Raitsos, D., Shubha Satyendranath, Nandini Menon & T. Platt 2016. Phenological responses to ENSO in the global oceans. Surveys in Geophysics (accepted).

Syam Sankar, Lea Svendsen, Bindu G., P. V. Joseph, and Ola M. Johannessen. 2016. Teleconnections of Indian summer monsoon rainfall with the Atlantic multidecadal variability during 1400 to 2010, Tellus (Accepted)

Conferences

A Cherchi, Abish B, S B Ratna, S Sankar, M R Ramesh Kumar, A Storto, S Masina. 2016. Issues of the Indian Ocean warming in atmospheric and oceanic global re-analyses. EGU General Assembly, 2016.

Lea Svendsen, Feifei Luo, Syam Sankar, Yongqi Gao, Noel Keenlyside, Porathur Vareed Joseph, and Ola Johannessen. 2016. External forcing as a source for the observed multi-decadal relation between AMV and the Indian summer monsoon. EGU General Assembly, 2016.

Nashad. M , N. N. Menon, Ajith Joseph , Lasse. H. Pettersson and N. R. Menon. 2016. First report of Leptocylindrus sp. bloom in the coastal waters of South Eastern Arabian. International Conference on Towards a sustainable blue economy: Production, Strategies and Policies, Under session: Ecosystem based Management of Resources, 4th – 6th February,2016. BEST PAPER AWARD

R. Ranju, N. R., Nisha, N. R. Menon and Nashad M. Reports of some recent benthic foramnifera from the inner shelf of Kerala coast. . International Conference on Towards a sustainable blue economy: Production, Strategies and Policies, Under session: Ecosystem based Management of Resources, 4th – 6th February,2016

Shalin S., Shubha Sathyendranath, Trevor Platt, Nandini Menon, Anton Korosov, A. Samuelsen & Grinson George. A Comparison between chlorophyll-a profiles in the Tropical Indian Ocean collected during the IIOE-1 and in the present two decades. Colour and Light in the Ocean from Earth Observation (CLEO) Relevance and Applications Products from Space and Perspectives from Models. 6 – 8 September 2016 | ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, Rome (Italy)

Shinu Sheela Wilson, Shinto Roose, Joseph P V and K Mohankumar. 2016. Spatio-temporal Variability of the Low Level Jetstream of Asian Summer Monsoon. Annual Monsoon workshop-2015 and National Symposium on understanding and Forecasting the Monsoon Extremes, IITM, Pune from 23-24 February, 2016. (BEST PAPER AWARD)

Shinu Sheela Wilson, Stephanie Gleixner and Noel Keenlyside. 2016. Weakening Tele-connection of the Indian Summer monsoon. National Space Science Symposium 2016, Space Physical Laboratary from 9-12 February, 2016

Vishnu P.S., Shaju S.S., Nashad M., Nandini Menon, Mohamed Hatha, Ajith Joseph, and Mini Raman. Study of light absorption coefficient of phytoplankton and other optically active compounds in the coastal waters off Cochin. International Conference on Towards a sustainable blue economy: Production, Strategies and Policies, Under session: Ecosystem based Management of Resources, 4th – 6th February,2016.

• Names marked in bold - NERCI staff

• Papers marked in red colour - Joint publications with associate partners.

Publications in 2015
Referred Journals

Abish B, Joseph P. V. and Johannessen O. M ., 2015. Climate Change in Subtropical Jetstream during 1950-2009, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 32, 140-148. (Invited paper in 30th anniversary special issue). Doi: 10.1007/s00376-014-4156-6.

Madhavan, N., Thirumalai Vasan, D., Ajith Joseph, K. and Madhavi K., 2015. Neural network prediction on sardine landings using satellite derived ocean parameters Chlorophyll-a (SeaWiFS), SST and PAR, Indian Journal Of Natural Sciences Vol.5 / Issue 29/ April 2015 ISSN: 0976 – 0997.5052-5063.

Madhavan, N., Thirumalai Vasan, D., Ajith Joseph, K. and Sravani K., 2015. Prediction of Mackerel Landings Using MODIS Chlorophyll-a, Pathfinder SST and SeaWiFS PAR, Indian Journal Of Natural Sciences Vol.5 / Issue 29/ April 2015 ISSN: 0976 – 0997, 4858-4871.

Muhammad Shafeeque, Ajith Joseph, K. and Balchand A. N., 2015. South Eastern Arabian Sea features based on Ka-Band Altimetry. Bulletin of the National Natural Resources Management System, NNRMS(B)-39, Dept. of Space, Govt. of India, 42-47.

Nashad M., Mujeeb Rahiman K.M., Ajin A. M., Mohamed Hatha A. A., 2015. Probiotic Potential of Gut Associated Bacteria from Indigenous Fresh Water Ornamental Fishes of Kerala, South India. International Journal of Aquaculture, 2015, Vol.5, No.16, 1-6.

Sachin Pavithran A. P., Tanya Singh, Eddy Moors and Menon, N. R., 2015. “Vulnerability of the fishery dependent communities to climate change in Kerala” Indian Journal of Economics and Business, Vol.14, No.3, page 423-425 ISBN: 0972-5784.

Satyaban B. Ratna, Annalisa Cherchi, P. V. Joseph, Swadhin Behera, Abish B. and Simona Masina., 2015. Moisture variability over the Indo-Pacific region and its influence on the Indian summer monsoon rainfall. Climate Dynamics. Doi: 10.1007/s00382-015-2624-z.

Shalin S., and Sanilkumar K. V., 2015. Aerosol optical depth variability over the south-eastern Arabian Sea. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 36(9), 2313–2325.

Shyam. S. Salim, Ramees Rahman.M., Pushkaran K.N., Nashad M., and Soma S., 2015. Fish Marketing - A Market Structure Analysis of Kozhikode and Alappuzha districts. Mar. Fish. Infor. Serv., T & E Ser., No. 223 & 224, 2015.

Conference Proceedings Papers in 2015

Ajith Joseph K. , 2015. An overview of mathematical modelling in Ocean research. Proceedings of the UGC Sponsored National seminar on mathematical models and methods in Applied Sciences (M3AS). P. 35-44.

Abish, B. Annalisa Cherchi, P. V. Joseph, Satyaban B. Ratna and Simona Masina, 2015. El Nino and the basin wide warming of the Indian Ocean. International Symposium on the Indian Ocean, Goa, India.

Nashad, M., N. Nandini Menon , G. Grinson, C. Chitra, and Shafeeq M., 2015. Algal blooms and Marine ecosystem health – case study. National Seminar on Marine Ecosystem Health, Organised by Department of Marine Biology, Microbiology and Biochemistry, March 12-13, 2015.

Shalin S., Trevor Platt, Nandini Menon, Shubha Sathyendranath, A. Samuelsen ane Menon. N. R., 2015. Chlorophyll-a profiles in the Indian Ocean - Comparison between observations collected during the IIOE-1 and in the present decade. Accepted for oral presentation ‘Dynamics of the Indian Ocean: perspective and retrospective, International Symposium on the Indian Ocean, to be held on Goa during Nov 30 – Dec 4 2015’.

George M. S., Joseph, P.V., Ajith Joseph K. Johannessen O. M. and Laurent Bertino., 2015. Intrusion of cold pool into Bay of Bengal in association with the summer monsoon. IIOE symposium, Goa, 29-Nov-4December, 2015.

Harenduprakash L., K. Ajith Joseph and Bindu G., 2015. An investigation of Weather Processes over the Vembanad Lake System using NCEP-GFS forecasts and WRF simulations in synergy with Meteosat-7 IR images. National Conference on Coastal Environment – 2015.

Mary Della and Ajith Joseph, K., 2015. A decision support system for Ship weather routing using GIS. National Conference on Coastal Environment – 2015 (NCCE – 2015).

Publications in 2014

Archana Nair,Ajith Joseph,K and Nair,K.S.(2014).Spatio-temporal analysis of rainfall trends over a maritime state (Kerala) of India during the last 100 years.Atmospheric Environment,Volume88,123-132Elsevier. Read more..

Bindu.G, Ajo Abraham,2014,The impact of PM10 on Acute Respiratory Illness in children: Results from a case study over an urban area,Indian Journal of Environmental Pollution,Vol.34, No.2 pp 94-102.

Muhammad Shafeeque,Ajith Joseph,K.and A. N.Balchand.(2014).Application of Saral Altika based SSHA variability in South East Arabian sea.Spl.Issue on SARAL.,Marine Geodesy.(Submitted)

Sachin Pavithran A.P,N.R.Menon, K.C.Sankaranarayanan,“Community Based Coastal Tourism: A Case Study Of Kadalundi Vallikunnu Community Reserve” “International Journal of Economic Issues” (July-Dec 2014)(Accepted)

Satyaban Bishoyi Ratna,Annalisa Cherchi,P. V. Joseph,Swadhin Behera,Abish.B.,Simona Masina,2014.Moisture trend over the Arabian Sea and its influence on the Indian summer monsoon rainfall. Climate Dynamics(Under Review)

S.Shalin and K.V.Sanilkumar.2014.'Variability of chlorophyll-a off the southwest coast of India'.International Journal of Remote Sensing,35(14),5420-5433.

S.Shalin and K.V. Sanilkumar.'Aerosol Optical Depth variability over the South Eastern Arabian Sea'.International Journal of Remote Sensing (under revision).

S.Shalin,Nandini Menon and Annette Samuelsen.'The influence of physical environmental factors on the inter-annual variability of chlorophyll in the Northern Arabian sea'(under submission).

Smitha,A,Ajith Joseph,K.Chiranjivi Jayaram and A. N. Balchand.(2014).Upwelling in the southeastern Arabian Sea as evidenced by Ekman mass transport using wind observations from OCEANSAT–II Scatterometer.Indian Journal of Geomarine Sciences.Volume 43(1)111-116.

Conferences/Seminar

B.Abish,2014.Long term memory of atmospheric aerosols over India.The 2nd Gregory G.Leptoukh Online Workshop.NASA Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center

Muhammed Shafeeque, Ajith Joseph, K.and A. N. Balchand. (2014).South Easter Arabian Sea features based on Ka-Band Altimetry. SARAL-Altika contribution to NNRMS Bulletin, June. (submitted).

Muhammad Shafeeque, Ajith Joseph, K. and A. N. Balchand. (2014). A study on SSHA variability in South Eastern Arabian Sea based on SARAL-AltiKa Data. Poster presentation at Saral-Altika Science & Application meet, April 22-24, 2014., Ahmedabad.

Shinu Sheela Wilson and P V Joseph.,Teleconnection between anomalous convective heat source over west Pacific Ocean and monsoon rainfall of india’., proceedings of INTROMET 2014, SRM University, Chennai from 21-24 February 2014

Shinu Sheela Wilson, Stephanie Gleixner and K. Mohankumar., ‘Influence of SSTs Over Nino-3.4 Region on the Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall’., AGU Fall Meeting 2014, San Francisco from 15-19 December 2014.

Shinu Sheela Wilson, Porathur.V. Joseph and Mohankumar K.,‘Role of LLJ, SST and cross equatorial flow in the anomalies in tropical cyclone genesis over western Pacific during drought years of Indian Summer Monsoon’., SCOAR2014, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam from 09-11 October 2014.

List of publications in 2013
Refereed Journals:

Abish, B., Joseph, P.V. and. Johannessen, O.M., 2013. Weakening Trend of the Tropical Easterly Jetstream of the Boreal Summer Monsoon season 1950 - 2009, Journal of Climate (JCLI-D-13-00440). http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00440.1

Chiranjivi Jayaram, Ajith Joseph K and Balchand A N (2013). Interannual variability of chlorophyll-a concentration along the southwest coast of India, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 34(11), 3820-3831.

Joseph P.V., Bindu G., Archana Nair and Shinu S. W., 2013. Variability of Summer Monsoon Rainfall of India on Inter-annual and Decadal time scales. Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Letters, Vol. 6 (5): 398-403, doi:10.3878/j.issn.1674-2834.13.0044.

Books
Velayudhan T.S and N.R Menon. 2013. Ecology of Indian Pearl oyster Pinctada fucata (Gould). Scientific text book, Springer-Verlag Pub. ISBN 978-3-659-34920-
Under publication

Ajith Joseph K., Nandini Menon,N. and Shadananan Nair, K. 2013. Suitability area assessment of water quality parameters of inland canals of Meenachil river. Regional seminar on water quality assessment and Management of Kerala State., Thiruvananthapuram, Feb.6-7 (full paper submitted).

Priyalakshmi, G. and Menon, N.R. 2013. Ecology of Interstitial Faunal assemblages from the beaches along the coast of Kerala. International Journal of Oceanography. (In press).

Smitha, A., Ajith Joseph, K., ChiranjiviJayaram and A. N. Balchand. 2013 Upwelling in the southeastern Arabian Sea as evidenced by Ekman mass transport using wind observations from OCEANSAT–II Scatterometer. Indian Journal of Geomarine Sciences, (Accepted).Ph.D thesis

Nikita Divakaran, Menon, N.R.2013. Studies on the effect of Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the life and activity of perna spp., 309pp.

Conference Proceedings Papers

Arunmozhi, P. Ajith Joseph, K. Ramalingam, M. (2013). Identification of river plumes of Ganga-Brahmaputra-Meghna river basin in the Bay of Bengal using satellite altimetry. IAHS-IAPSO-IASPEI General Assembly 2013, (Poster).

Archana Nair, Joseph, P.V. and UC Mohanty. 2013. Dry and wet epochs in Indian summer monsoon reainfall and their association with global sea surface termperature anomalies. Proceedings of COSMOS, NPOL, Kochi. 130-135.

Archana Nair and Ajith Joseph, K. 2013. A synthetic supervising approach to improve skill of General Circulation models in summer monsoon season over India. Po-P2-53. Proceedings of CORDEX-International conference on Regional climate to be held from 4-7, November, Brussels.

Harenduprakash L. and K. Ajith Joseph. 2013. Stediness of 10m winds based on ECMWF ERA Interim daily fields. Proceedings of COSMOS, NPOL, Kochi. 148-151.

Shinu Sheela Wilson and P V Joseph. 2013. Teleconnection between anomalous convective heat source over west pacific ocean and monsoon rainfall of India. INTROMET 2014.SRM University, Chennai., Feb.,2014.

Shinu S Wilson and Porathur V Joseph, Difference between El Ninos associated with drought Indian Summer Monsoon and those not associated during 1979 to 2010, OSICON 2013-IITM, Pune,26-28 November 2013.

Mary Swapna George, Laurent Bertino, Annette Samuelsen, P V Joseph. 2013. Mini ColdPool formed off the tip of India during the southwest monsoon as seen in a Hybrid coordinate Ocean Model (HYCOM). Proceedings of COSMOS, NPOL, Kochi. 86-88.

Mary Swapna George, Laurent Bertino, Annette Samuelsen and P V Joseph.2013. Simulation of Cold Pool in the Indian Ocean during the south-west monsoon using a Hybrid Coordinate Ocean Model. Proceedings of National Conference OSICON 2013 "Role of Oceans in Earth System", IITM, Pune, 26-28 November 2013.

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