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Details of Dr Yaswant Pradhan   


Gender male
Job title Senior Scientist
Department Satellite Applications
Met Office ( UKMO)
FitzRoy Road Exeter EX1 3PB
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Website http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/research/people/yaswant-pradhan
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Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Climatology, Meteorology , Limnology , Physical Oceanography , Climatology, Meteorology , Limnology
Research Region 71, 36, Red Sea
Skills/Expertise Satellite remote sensing
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr Yaswant PRADHAN)

RJW Brewin, DE Raitsos, Y Pradhan, I Hoteit [2013] Comparison of chlorophyll in the Red Sea derived from MODIS-Aqua and in vivo fluorescence Remote Sensing of Environment 136, 218-224
DE Raitsos, Y Pradhan, RJW Brewin, G Stenchikov, I Hoteit, [2013] Remote Sensing the Phytoplankton Seasonal Succession of the Red Sea PloS ONE 8 (6), e64909, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0064909
Tilstone, G.H., Angel-Benavides, I.M., Pradhan, Y., Shutler, J.D., Groom, S. & Sathyendranath, S. [2011] An assessment of chlorophyll-a algorithms available for SeaWiFS in coastal and open areas of the Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea Remote Sensing of Environment, 115, 2277-2291. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.04.028
Aiken J., Pradhan Y., Barlow R., Lavender S., Paulton A., Holligan P., and Hardman-Mountford N. [2009] Phytoplankton pigments and functional types in the Atlantic Ocean: A decadal assessment 1995-2005 Deep-Sea Res. II, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2008.09.017
Lavender S., Raitsos D.E., and Pradhan Y. [2008] The seasonal and longer term variations in the optical properties of the NE Atlantic Ocean: from the Irish Sea to the Bay of Biscay Remote Sensing of the European Seas, XXII, 67-78, ISBN: 978-1-4020-6771-6
Sengupta D., Parampil S.R., Bhat G.S., Murty V.S.N., Ramesh Babu V., Sudhaker T., Premkumar K., and Pradhan Y. [2008] Warm pool thermodynamics from the Arabian Sea Monsoon Experiment (ARMEX) Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2007JC004623
Lavender S., Pradhan Y., and Aiken J. [2007] Analysis of SeaWiFS Chlorophyll-a Matchups for the Atlantic Ocean using the Atlantic Meridional Transect Cruise Data OCEANS 2007 - Europe, doi:10.1109/OCEANSE.2007.4302322
McQuatters-Gollop A., Raitsos D.E., Edwards M., Pradhan Y., Mee L.D., Lavender S.J., and Attrill M.J. [2007] A long-term chlorophyll dataset reveals regime shift in North Sea phytoplankton biomass unconnected to trends in nutrient Limnology and Oceanography, 52(2), 635?648
Chauhan O.S., Menezes A.A.A., Jayakumar S., Pradhan Y., Rajawat A.S., Nayak S.R., Bandekar G., Almeida C., Ramanamurthy M.V., and Subramanian B.R. [2007] Influence of macrotidal environment on the source to sink pathways of suspended flux in Gulf of Kachchh, India - Evidences from Ocean Colour Monitor (IRS P-4) Int. J. Remote Sens., doi:10.1080/01431160600962756
Pradhan Y., Lavender S., Hardman-Mountford N., and Aiken J. [2006] Seasonal and inter-annual variability of chlorophyll-a concentration in the Mauritanian upwelling; Observation of an anomalous event during 1998-99 Deep-Sea Res. II., doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2006.05.016
Raitsos D.E., Lavender S., Pradhan Y., Tyrrell T., Reid P.C., and Edwards M. [2006] Coccolithophore blooms size variation in response to the regional environment of the subarctic North Atlantic Limnol. Oceanogr., 51(5), 2122?2130
Pradhan Y., Mohan M., Sengupta D., and Nayak S. [2005] Radiant heating rates and surface biology during the Arabian Sea Monsoon Experiment J. Geophys. Eng., doi:10.1088/1742-2132/2/1/003
Pradhan Y., Thomaskutty A.V., Rajawat A.S., and Nayak S. [2005] Improved regional algorithm to retrieve total suspended particulate matter using IRS-P4 ocean colour monitor data J. Opt. A: Pure Appl. Opt., doi:10.1088/1464-4258/7/7/012
Chauhan O.S., Rajawat A.S., Pradhan Y., Suneethi J., and Nayak S.R. [2005] Weekly observations on dispersal and sink pathways of the terrigenous flux of the Ganga Brahmaputra in the Bay of Bengal during NE monsoon Deep-Sea Res. II., doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2005.05.012
Pradhan Y., Rajawat A.S., and Nayak S.R. [2004] Application of IRS-P4 OCM data to study the impact of tidal propagation on sediment dynamics in the Gulf of Kachchh Indian J. Mar. Sci.
Prasad J.S., Rajawat A.S., Pradhan Y., Chauhan O.S., and Nayak S. [2002] Retrieval of Sea surface velocities using sequential Ocean Colour Monitor (OCM) data Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. (Earth Planet. Sci.), 111 (3), 189-195

Created: 2005-09-04 Last Updated: 2014-06-03 by Yaswant PRADHAN