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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Scientist
Department Biology
Institution
National Institute of Oceanography, RC, Kochi (
Dr. Salim Ali Road Kochi 682018
Address
Scientist, National Institute of Oceanography, Regional Centre, Dr. Salim Ali Road, PB No. 1913, Kochi - 682018, INDIA
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Tel +91-484-2390814
Fax +91-484-2390618
Email
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Website http://www.nio.org
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Ph.D.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products
Research Activities -Stress assessment of corals using molecular and microbial idicators -Investigating on coral diseases and bleaching -Culturing and experimenting fungi and bacteria isolated from coral reef organisms -Exploring possible application of microbial isolates in biotechnology
Research Region 71
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise -Conservation of coral reef ecosystem -Investigating marine invertebrate diseases -Global warming and coral bleaching studies -Keen SCUBA diver
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. J RAVINDRAN)

4. Ravindran J, Raghukumar C (2006) Pink-line syndrome, a physiological crisis in the coral Porites lutea. Marine Biology 149: 347-356
5. Ravindran J, Raghukumar C (2006) Histological observations on the scleractinian coral Porites lutea affected by pink-line syndrome (PLS). Current Science 90: 720-724
3. Ravindran J, Raghukumar C (2002) Pink line syndrome (PLS) in the scleractinian coral Porites lutea. Coral Reefs 21: 253p.
2. Ravindran J, Raghukumar C, Raghukumar S (2001) Fungi in Porites lutea: Association with healthy and diseased corals. Dis Aquat Org 47: 219-228
1. Ravindran J, Raghukumar C, Raghukumar S (1999) Disease and stress-induced mortality of corals in Indian reefs and observations on bleaching of corals in the Andamans. Current Science 76: 233-237


Created: 2008-07-22 Last Updated: 2013-07-08 by Oceanexpert MANAGER