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Details of Dr. Anoop Appukuttan Krishnan   


Gender male
Job title Technical Officer
Department Export Inspection Agency
Mangalore Research Centre of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Karnataka ( CMFRI)
Post Box No. 244, Bolar Mangalore Dakshina Kanara 575 001
Pilot Test House, E-3, MIDC Area, Marol, Andheri East, Mumbai
Tel +919920914669
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Degree PhD Biosciences
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Chemical Oceanography , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Chemical Oceanography , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution
Research Activities  Having seven years experience in the field of finfish, shellfish biology, benthic fauna and chemical analysis.  Having 4 years experience in the field of Marine mammals including identification and toxicology studies.  Proficient with hydro biological sampling and deep sea cruises in Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and Southern Ocean.  Having Doctorate in Biosciences.  Currently working as Technical Officer at Export Inspection Agency-Mumbai.  Effective communicator with leadership qualities and fine quantitative skills.
Research Region 71
Skills/Expertise „« Analytical skills ¡V Metal analysis by ICPMS, AAS and Anodic Stripping Voltammetry. Sample preparation for Pesticides and analysis using GC & GC-MS. Analysis of Antibiotics, Mycotoxins etc using LCMSMS and HPLC. Analysis of various nutrients using Spectrophotometer and Ion chromatograph. „« Quality Control- Analysis of various food products for Trace metals, Pesticides, Antibiotics, Mycotoxins and Microbiological parameters. „« Pollution ¡V Analysis of Seawater, Freshwater, Sediment and tissues for Heavy metal and Organochlorine pesticides. „« Fishery Biology ¡V Proficient in identifying marine finfishes, shellfishes groups up to the species level and their phylogenetic relationships. „« Mammologist ¡V Proficient in identification of Marine mammals (Anatomy, behavioral and pollution aspects. „« Oceanography ¡V Experienced in the estimation of Oceanographic parameters, familiar with the operation of various hydrographical and acoustic instruments Onboard the vessel like CTD Rosette sampler, Multiple Plankton net, Van-veen grab, Secchidisc and dredges in Sea to collect water and benthic. „« Sea going ¡V 200 days experience on Research vessels and more than 150 days on commercial vessels. „« Teaching ¡V Graduate students on Zoology, Botany, Biochemistry, Environment, communities and ecosystems, Environmental Pollution, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Functional Anatomy, Genetics & Developmental Biology & Biometrics. „« Data analysis software ¡V Analysis of data using suitable software as software, PRIMER5, SYSTAT 7, SURFER 7, SPSS 7.5 etc for windows and Document preparation.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Anoop KRISHNAN)

7. Jayasankar, P, B. Anoop, M. Rajagopalan, K. M. M.Yousuf, P. Reynold, P.K. Krishnakumar, V.V. Afsal and Anoop A. Krishnan (2009). Indian Efforts on the Inventorization of Marine Mammal Species for their Conservation and Management. Asian Fisheries Science, 22, 143-155
5. P.Jaysankar,Anoop.B,Vivekanandan,M.Rajagopalan,K.M.M.Yosuf,P.Reynold,P.K.Krishnakumar, P.L.Kumaran, V.V.Afsal, Anoop A. Krishnan (2008). Molecular identification of Delphinids and Finless porpoise (Cetacea) from the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal. Zootaxa. 1853: 57-67
4. K.S.S.M. Yousuf, A.K. Anoop, B. Anoop, V.V. Afsal, E. Vivekanandan, P.L. Kumaran†, M. Rajagopalan, P.K. Krishnakumar and P. Jayasankar (2008). Observations on incidental catch of cetaceans in three landing centres along the Indian coast. JMBA UK 2 Biodiversity records, Online Publication (Ref No.6254) pp6.
Anoop.A.Krishnan, Yousuf K. S, Kumaran P. L, Harish N, Anoop B, Afsal V. V, M. Rajagopalan, E. Vivekanandan, P. K. Krishnakumar, P. Jayasankar (2008). Stomach contents of cetaceans incidentally caught along Mangalore and Chennai coasts of India. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 76, 909-913.
8. Afsal V.V, Yusuf K.S.S.M, Anoop B., A.K.Anoop, Rajagopalan M, Vivekanandan E and Kumaran PL (2008). A note on cetacean distribution in the Indian EEZ and the contiguous seas during 2003-2007. J.Cetacean Res. Manage. 10(3): 209-215.
3. P.Jayasankar, Anoop.A.Krishnan, M.Rajagopalan, P.K.Krishnakumar (2008). A note on observations on cetaceans in the western Indian sector of the Southern Ocean (20-56º and 45-57º30”E), January to March 2004. J.Cetacean Res. Manage. 9(3): 97-101.
Anoop A.Krishnan, P.K. Krishnakumar and M. Rajagopalan (2007) Trichodesmium erythraeum (Ehrenberg) bloom along the southwest coast of India (Arabian Sea) and its impact on trace metal concentrations in seawater. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, Volume 71, Issues 3-4, Pages 641-646
6. P.U. Zacharia, Anoop A. Krishnan, Raveendra N. Durgekar, P.K. Krishnakumar (2006). Immediate effects of experimental otter trawling on the physicochemical parameters of seawater off Mangalore coast, India. Journal of Marine biological Association of India, Volume 48(2), 200-205.

Created: 2006-05-31 Last Updated: 2011-05-20 by Anoop KRISHNAN