prasad

Dr. Prasad R.

Senior Research Fellow, Coastal Processes (CoP)

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Education:

Ph.D. : Physical Oceanography, NCESS-Trivandrum @ Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin, Kerala.
Thesis : Sediment dynamics, heavy depletion and morphological changes of a placer mining beach of SW coast of India.
M.Tech. : Ocean Technology from Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin, Kerala.
M.Sc. : Physics from University of Calicut, Kerala.

Professional career:

2010 - Present Senior Research Fellow, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.

Research Interest:

Sediment dynamics, Coastal hydrodynamics, Beach-innershelf morphology

Publications:

  1. Prasad, R., Sheela Nair, L., Kurian, N.P. and Prakash, T.N., 2016. Erosion and heavy mineral depletion of a placer mining beach along the southwest coast of India: Part I– Nearshore sediment transport regime. Natural Hazards 83, 769–796, doi: 10.1007/s11069-016-2368-z.
  2. Prakash, T.N., Varghese, T.I., Prasad, R., Sheela Nair, L. and Kurian, N.P., 2016. Erosion and heavy mineral depletion of a placer mining beach along the southwest coast of India: Part II– Sedimentological and mineralogical changes. Natural Hazards 83, 797–822, doi: 10.1007/s11069-016-2350-9.
  3. Prasad, R., Sheela Nair, L., Kurian, N.P., Prakash, T.N. and Varghese, T.I., 2016. Erosion and heavy mineral depletion of a placer mining beach along the southwest coast of India: Part III– Short and long term morphological changes. Natural Hazards 83, 823–847, doi: 10.1007/s11069-016-2346-5.
  4. Anoop, T.R., Sheela Nair, L., Prasad, R., Reji, S., Ramachandran, K.K., Prakash, T.N. and Balakrishnan Nair, T.M., 2017. Locally and remotely generated wind waves in the South Western Shelf Sea of India. Journal of Oceanography (Communicated, Under Review).