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Dr. A. Krishna Kumar

Scientist C, , Natural Resources and Environmental Management (NREM)

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Phone(Off) : 0471-2511602

Phone(Res) : 0470-2603210

Fax : 0471-2442280

Education:

Ph.D : 2003, Environmental Geology (Faculty of Applied Sciences), University of Kerala
M.Phil : 1999, Environmental Sciences, University of Kerala
M.Sc. : 1997, Geology, Cochin University of Science and Technology

Professional Career:

  • Scientist C, NCESS - 2013 onwards
  • Scientist B, CESS - 2010-‘13
  • Environment Specialist, Dept. of Environment, Govt. of Kerala – 2009-‘10
  • Scientist (DST-SERC-OYS), UoK – 2005-‘08
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, UoK - 2004-‘05
  • Technical Associate, ESD, CESS – 2003
  • Assistant Geologist, Dept. of Mining and Geology, Govt. of Kerala - 2000-‘01

Training Programs attended:

  1. Environmental Management, CWRDM, 1997
  2. Environmental Impact Assessment of Water Resources Projects, CWRDM, 1999
  3. Environmental Laws of India, CPR Environmental Education Foundation Chennai, UoK, 2001
  4. Capacity building in Remote Sensing and Applications of Geomatics, UoK, 2007
  5. Isotope Tracer Techniques for Water Resources Development and Management, Centre for Water Resources Development and Management, Kozhikode, 2014
  6. Integrated Coastal Area and River Basin Management organized by the SAARC Coastal Zone Management Centre (SCZMC), Maldives in academic collaboration with University of Colombo held at Sri Lanka, 2014

Research Interest:

  • River basin dynamics and Environmental modeling
  • Wetland Ecology and Hydrogeochemistry
  • Climate Sciences
  • Natural Resources Management and Sustainable Development

Membership in Professional Bodies:

  1. Life Member, National Environmental Science Academy, New Delhi
  2. Life Member, International Society for Natural Resources and Environmental Management (ISNREM), Trivandrum
  3. Life Member, Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Dehradun
  4. Life Member, Indian Association of Sedimentologists, Aligarh

Honors, Awards, Achievements:

  1. Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship/Asst. Professorship, 2001
  2. Awarded DST Young Scientist Project, 2004
  3. Recognized Research Guide of University of Kerala and Cochin University of Science and Technology and guiding two scholars for PhD
  4. Expert Member in various Environmental Study Committees constituted by Govt. of Kerala