DR. JOSEPH SEBASTIAN PAIMPILLIL
Holds D.Sc. in Oceanography from Tohoku University , Sendai , Japan . Dr. Joseph has More than 20 years of Research & Administrative experience. His professional/research career includes - Director (Tech), Environmental Solutions (2001- 03), Project Manager (Environmental Pollution Monitoring Project), Royal Commission for Yanbu & Jubail, KSA (1998-99), Guest Faculty, Cochin University of Science & Technology (1993-98), ......Read More...
DR. K. SHADANANAN NAIR
Executive Secretary and Director of Research
(Climate and Water Resources)
Ph. D (Meteorology) from the Cochin University of Science & Technology , India . Received advanced training in Hydrometeorology from WMO and in Watersheds and Coastal Zone Simulation from UNESCO. Dr. Nair has more than 16 years' experience in research/ teaching in Climatology, Hydrometeorology and Water Resources Management and in supervising 8 post-graduate theses. Dr. Nair has participated in water partnership programme and several international conferences as presenter, keynote speaker and chair. He is associated with the research programme of WMO as the member of the working group for monsoon system studies of CEOP/GEWEX/WCRP. Published more than 25 research papers and several popular articles. ......Read More...
Venu G.Nair Ph.D
He is having 22 years of Research and 6 years of Teaching Experiences in Meteorology and Climate Sciences. His doctoral work was in Mountain Meteorology and involved with the Numerical Modelling study of the Role of Western Ghats in modulating the Weather and Climate over the Southern Peninsular India. Working as Scientist at CEREM after his tenure track position at faculty of the Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Cochin University of Science & Technology.Read More...
DR. BENNY N. PETER
Honorary Treasurer and Director of Research
Dr. Peter holds a Ph. D in Physical Oceanography from the Cochin University of Science & Technology. He has 15 years of research and teaching experience in Physical Oceanography in the Cochin University of Science & Technology , India . In addition to the fellowship and Associateship from agencies such as DST and UGC, Dr. Peter received Post-doctoral Fellowship of the Japan Science and Technology Agency in1994 (worked at National Research Institute of Far Seas Fisheries, Shimizu, Japan) and the long-term invitation fellowship ......Read More...
Dr. K. Ajith Joseph
Ph D in Physical Oceanography from the Cochin University of Science and Technology , India . Received advanced training in remote sensing from Mohn-Sverdrup Centre for Global Oceanography, Norway . Presently on sabbatical from Nansen Environmental Research Centre (India) to implement a project on Ocean colour application studies on the biogeo constituents in the coastal and estuarine waters of Greater Kochi region in the SW coast of India, in the Department of Physical Oceanography, Cochin University of Science and Technology. Prior to his service as Scientist in the Nansen Environmental Research Centre (NERCI, India ), ......Read More...
Mr. ROY GEORGE
Executive Member and Offshore Oil Industry Consultant
Currently working as Senior Data Engineer / Unit Supervisor for TOTAL-ELF PETROLEUM IRAN on behalf of HALLIBURTON PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, Dubai in the Dorood Fields, Kharg Island, Persian Gulf. Post graduate in M. Sc (Marine Geology), 1985, Cochin University of Science and Technology, India and more than 6 Years research experience (1987-1992) in the field of sedimentology and Mineralogy.Read More...
Dr. K. ABDULLA BAVA (Director)
Dr. Bava holds Ph.D in Marine Geology from the CochinUniversity of Science & Technology, India . Received advanced training in Geological mapping and in analytical techniques & instrumentation in water quality management. He has more than 1 4 years research experience in Environmental Mar ine Geochemistry ( Including 5 years as STA Fellow at Geological Survey of Japan and Research Fellow at National Institute of Environmental Studies, Japan ) and eight years' teaching experience in Marine Geology and Environmental Geology at post-graduate level. Participated in long oceanic cruises in Indian Ocean and Japan Sea and participated in Environmental pollution studies. ......Read More...