Vincent

Mr. Vincent A Ferrer

Project Scientist B, Coastal Processes (CoP)

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Education:

M.Tech. : 2009, Remote Sensing, Institute of Remote sensing College of Engineering Guindy Campus, Anna University, Chennai.
M.Sc. : 2007, Physics, Scott Christian College (Autonomous) Nagercoil, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University.
B.Sc : 2005, Physics, Scott Christian College Nagercoil, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University

Professional career:

2016 - Present Project Scientist B, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2013 - 2015 Junior Research Fellow, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2009 - 2012 Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Water Resources, Anna University, Chennai.

Training:

  • Two Week Special course on “Microwave Remote Sensing Applications”, 21 April – 02 May, 2014, conducted by Training & Education Division, Indian Space Research Organization, National Remote Sensing Centre, Hyderabad.
  • One Week special course on “Hyperspectral Remote Sensing”, 08 – 12 August 2016 conducted by Training & Education Division, Indian Space Research Organization, National Remote Sensing Centre, Hyderabad.
  • Four days training programme on “Matlab for Image Processing”, 26 – 29 September 2016 by Mathworks India in National Centre for Earth Science Studies, ESSO – MoES, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Three days training on “ENVI Image Processing Suite”, 03 – 05 April 2017, Harris Geospatial Solutions in National Centre for Earth Science Studies, ESSO – MoES, Thiruvananthapuram.

Research Interest:

Microwave Remote Sensing, Image Processing, Geographic Information System, Remote Sensing and GIS applications for Ocean Applications

Publications:

  1. Jayaprasad, B.K., Anil kumar, R., Vincent A Ferrer, (2016). An Assessment of Change in Vegetation Density to Estimate Landscape Vulnerability of Munnar and its Surroundings, Western Ghats, Kerala, International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 5 (10), 1926 – 1932.
  2. Usha Natesan, Vincent A Ferrer, Arvind Sahay, Prakash Chauhan, A.L. Muthulakshmi, K. Deepthi, V.P. Venugopalan, and S.V. Narasimhan, “Monitoring Chlorophyll–a Concentration in the Coastal Waters of Kalpakkam (India): Application of a Regional Algorithm using Oceansat–2 Ocean Colour Monitor”, Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing (Springer), 2015, DOI 10.1007/s12524-014-0390-8, 43(1), 173 – 179. (IF: 0.764)
  3. Usha Natesan, Anitha Parthasarathy, R. Vishnunath, G. Edwin jebakumar and Vincent A. Ferrer, “Monitoring longterm shoreline changes along Tamil Nadu, India using geospatial techniques”, Aquatic Procedia (Elsevier), 2015, 4, 325 – 332.
  4. K. Deepthi, Usha Natesan, A.L. Muthulakshmi, Vincent A. Ferrer, V.P. Venugopalan and S.V. Narasimhan, “Mineralogical Characterization in the marine environment of Kalpakkam, Southeast Coast of India", Marine Georesources & Geotechnology (Taylor and Francis), 2015, 33(6), 496-503 (IF: 0.644).
  5. Muthulakshmi A.L., Usha Natesan, Vincent A. Ferrer, Deepthi. K, Venugopalan V.P., Narasiman S.V., “GIS based spatial distribution of Temperature and Chlorophyll-a along Kalpakkam, southeast coast of India”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications, 2015, 5(5), (Part -5), 121-126.
  6. A.L. Muthulakshmi, Usha Natesan, Vincent A Ferrer, K. Deepthi, S.V. Narasimhan and V.P. Venugopalan, “Impact of Thermal Discharge from a Tropical Coastal Power Plant on Physico-chemical Properties with Special Nutrients of Kalpakkam Coastal Area, South eastern Coast of India”, Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences (CSIR-NISCAIR), (IF: 0.294) (In Press)
  7. Usha Natesan, P.R. Rajalakshmi, M.V. Ramana Murthy and Vincent A Ferrer, “Nearshore Wave Climate and Sediment Dynamics along South East Coast of India”, Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing (Springer). 2014, DOI 10.1007/s12524-014-0407-3. (IF: 0.764)
  8. Usha Natesan, P.R. Rajalakshmi and Vincent A Ferrer, “Shoreline Dynamics and Littoral Transport around the Tidal Inlet at Pulicat, Southeast Coast of India”, Continental Shelf Research (Elsevier), 2014, 80, 49–56. (IF: 1.892)
  9. Usha Natesan, K. Deepthi, A.L. Muthulakshmi, Vincent A. Ferrer, S.V. Narasimhan and V.P. Venugopalan, “Heavy metals in nearshore sediments of Kalpakkam, southeast coast of India”, Environmental Earth Sciences (Springer), 2014, DOI 10.1007/s12665-013-2996-5, 72, 717–729. (IF:1.765)
  10. A.L. Muthulakshmi, Usha Natesan, K. Deepthi, Vincent A. Ferrer, V.P. Venugopalan and S.V. Narasimhan, “Assessment of water quality through indices around Kalpakkam, southeast coast of India”, Archives of Environmental Science, 2013, 7, 23-32.
  11. Usha Natesan, P.R. Rajalakshmi, M.V. Ramana Murthy and Vincent A Ferrer, “Estimation of Wave Heights during Cyclonic Conditions Using Wave Propagation Model”, Natural Hazards (Springer), 2013, DOI: 10.1007/s11069-013-0777-9., 69, 1751-1766. (IF: 1.719)
  12. A.L. Muthulakshmi, Usha Natesan, K. Deepthi, A. Vincent Ferrer, S.V. Narasimhan and V.P. Venugopalan, “A Novel Technique to Monitor Thermal Discharges using Thermal Infrared Imaging”, Environ. Sci.: Processes & Impacts (Formerly the Journal of Environmental Monitoring) (Royal Society of Chemistry), 2013, 15, 1729-1734. (IF: 2.171)
  13. Usha Natesan, K. Deepthi, A.L. Muthulakshmi, Vincent A. Ferrer, S.V. Narasimhan and V.P. Venugopalan, “Geochemical Characteristics and Depositional Environment of Kalpakkam, Southeast Coast of India”, Environmental Earth Sciences (Springer), 2013, 69, 2357-2364. (IF: 1.765)
  14. A.L. Muthulakshmi, Usha Natesan, K. Deepthi, Vincent A. Ferrer, S.V. Narasimhan, V.P. Venugopalan, “Temporal variability in coastal waters of Kalpakkam, India”, Archives of Environmental Sciences, 2012, 6, 118-131.
  15. Usha Natesan, K. Deepthi, A.L. Muthulakshmi, Vincent A. Ferrer, S.V. Narasimhan and V.P. Venugopalan, “Textural and depositional processes of surface sediments of Kalpakkam, southeast coast of India”, Frontier of Earth Sciences (Springer), 2012, DOI 10.1007/s11707-012-0330-2.6(4), 392-404(IF: 0.883)