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Gender male
Job title Fisheries Advisor
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Chennai
Tamil Nadu
600126
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Tel 00968-24472435
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Natural Resource Management , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution
Research Activities • Survey and stock assessment studies for conservation and management of fishery resources. • Preparation of proposals for small pelagic fisheries resources development and investment. • Development of Aquaculture Business Plan • Site selection for fish/shrimp culture and establishment of hatcheries • Monitoring aquaculture farm activities • Environmental impact assessment (EIA) • Conduct training workshops in fisheries biology and management • Report writing
Skills/Expertise Fisheries Biology, Aquaculture, Stock Assessment and Management. - Having 42 years of experience in teaching/research/research guidance/extension/project mangement/capacity building in fisheries biology, stock assessment and management including population dynamics, aquaculture
Comments Formerly: 1. Fish Stock Assessment Expert Ministry of Fisheries Wealth, Muscat, Govt. of Sultanate of Oman 2. Professor and Head, Department of Fisheries Resources and Management, College of Fisheries, Mangalore- 575 002 Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, Bidar, India 3. ITEC-Expert in Fish Toxicity, (1998-2002) Ministry of Fisheries Government of Mauritius Port Louis
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof. Dr. Nachiappan JAYABALAN)

I. REPORTS/ BOOKS / MANUALS 1. Shama Zaki, N. Jayabalan, Fatma Al-Kiyumi, Lubna Al-Kharusi, S. Al-Habsi and A. Al-Marzouqi, 2011. Fishery, biology and population dynamics of three small pelagic fish species (Indian oil sardine Sardinella longiceps, Indian mackerel Rastrelliger kanagurta and Indian scad Decapterus russelli) from the Sultanate of Oman.Project Report, Part I. Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Oman, 154pp. 2. Shama Zaki, N. Jayabalan, Fatma Al-Kiyumi, Lubna Al-Kharusi, S. Al-Habsi and A. Al-Marzouqi, 2011. Fishery, biology and population dynamics of three small pelagic fish species (Indian oil sardine Sardinella longiceps, Indian mackerel Rastrelliger kanagurta and Indian scad Decapterus russelli) from the Sultanate of Oman.Project Report, Part II. Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Oman, 163pp. 3. Al-Marzouqi, A., N. Jayabalan, A. Al-Nahdi and S. Al-Habsi, 2009. Biology, stock assessment and management of six species of demersal fishes from the Arabian Sea coast of Oman. Agriculture and Fisheries Development Fund, Ministry of Fisheries Wealth, Oman, Muscat Printing Press, Muscat, 237pp. 4. Al-Marzouqi, A., N. Jayabalan, A. Al-Nahdi and S. Al-Habsi, 2009. Management Plan for the Demersal Fisheries Resources of Oman, Agriculture and Fisheries Development Fund, Ministry of Fisheries Wealth, Oman, Muscat Printing Press, Muscat, 18pp. 5. Jayabalan, N., A.S. Al-Marzouqi, A.H. Al-Hosni, and A.H. Al-Nahdi, 2008. Orientation in fish stock assessment. MoFW, Oman, Publication No. 218/2008, International Printing Press, Muscat, Oman, 93 pp. 6. Jayabalan, N., 2008. Guidelines for processing biological data. Training Report 3. Marine Science and Fisheries Centre, Muscat, Oman. 32pp. 7. Jayabalan, N., A.S. Al-Marzouqi, A.H. Al-Hosni, and A.H. Al-Nahdi, 2008. Techniques in fish biology- A laboratory manual. MoFW, Oman, Publication No. 213/2008, International Printing Press, Muscat, Oman, 66 pp. 8. Al-Marzouqi, A.S., N. Jayabalan , A.H. Al-Nahdi, and A.H. Al-Hosni, 2008. Lobster fishery in the Sultanate of Oman-Project Phase I. MoFW, Oman, Publication No. 214/2008, International Printing Press, Muscat, Oman, 50 pp. 9. Al-Marzouqi, A.S., J.C. Groeneveld, A.H. Al-Nahdi, N. Jayabalan and A.H. Al-Hosni, 2008. Lobster fishery in the Sultanate of Oman-Project Phase II. (MoFW, Oman, Publication, 2008), 57 pp. 10. Jayabalan, N., M.D. Hurbungs, V. Chineah and M. Munbodh, 2004. Ciguatera: A review and its status in Mauritius, Ministry of Fisheries, Govt. of Mauritius & ITEC, Govt. of India, Bahadoor Printing Ltd., Les Pailes, Mauritius, 162 pp. 11. Reddy, H.R.V., N. Jayabalan and T.S. Annappaswamy, 2004. Fish population dynamics- A laboratory manual. University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, 72 pp. II. RESEARCH PAPERS Of the 108 papers published, important ones are listed below 1. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1977. A reappraisal of the family Leiognathidae (Pisces). Matsya, 3:87-88. 2. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1977. Cephalopods of Porto Novo. J. Annamalai Univ. Sci., 31:29-34. 3. Jayabalan, N., K. Dhevendaran and K. Ramamoorthi, 1978. Occurrence of symbiotic bioluminescent bacteria in Indian leiognathids. Curr. Sci., 47:648-649. 4. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1979. Marine luminous bacteria. In: Contributions to Marine Science (ed. G.S. Sharma), Cochin, pp.10-20. 5. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1979. Significance of ventral luminescence of silverbellies (Fam: Leiognathidae). Curr. Sci., 48:181-182. 6. Jayabalan, N. and P. Devadoss, 1980. Catches of mechanised boats at Madras during 1971-72. Indian J. Fish., 27:95-101. 7. Srikrishnadhas, B., N. Jayabalan and K. Ramamoorthi, 1981. Ecology of the populations of polychaetes in the intertidal region of Vellar estuary. Proc. Symp. Ecol. Anim. Popul. Zool. Surv. India, 1:73-81. 8. Jayabalan, N., R. Chandran, V. Sivakumar and K. Ramamoorthi, 1982. Occurrence of luminescent bacteria in sediments. Curr. Sci., 51(4):710-7111. 9. Ramamoorthi, K. and N. Jayabalan, 1982. Free-living and symbiotic bioluminescent bacteria. In: Bioluminescence in the Pacific (eds. I.I. Gitelson and J.W. Hastings), U.S.S.R., pp.279-290. 10. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1982. The luminous bacterium Beneckea harveyi in the gut of leiognathid fishes. Curr. Sci., 51(20):998-999. 11. Jayabalan, N., G.S. Thangaraj and K. Ramamoorthi, 1984. Finfish seed resources of Vellar estuary. Proc. Symp. Coastal Aquaculture, 3:742-749. 12. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1984. A brief note on the proximate composition of silverbellies (Fam: Leiognathidae) of Porto Novo waters. Indian J. Fish., 31(3):393-395. 13. Jayabalan, N., 1985. A new species of silverbelly, Gazza shettyi (Pisces: Leiognathidae) from the Bay of Bengal. Matsya, 11:42-45. 14. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1985. Maturation and spawning of the silverbelly, Secutor insidiator (Bloch) from Porto Novo coast. Indian J. Mar. Sci., 14:105-109. 15. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1985. Food and feeding habits of the silverbelly, Gazza minuta (Bloch) from Porto Novo waters. Indian J. Mar. Sci., 14:110-112. 16. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1985. Sexual dimorphism in the ponyfish, Leiognathus bindus (Val.). Curr. Sci., 54:1191-1192. 17. Jayabalan, N., 1986. Luminescent system in the ponyfish Leiognathus bindus Val.). Curr. Sci., 55: 68-469. 18. Jayabalan, N., 1986. Reproductive biology of the silverbelly Leiognathus splendens (Cuvier) from Porto Novo. Indian J. Fish., 33(2):171-179. 19. Jayabalan, N. and K. Ramamoorthi, 1986. Determination of age and growth in the toothed ponyfish, Gazza minuta (Bloch) in the Porto Novo coast. Mahasagar Bull. Natn. Inst. Oceanogr., 19(3):217-220. 20. Jayabalan, N. and M. Thangaraja, 1987. Laboratory reared eggs and prolarval stages of silverbelly, Leiognathus sp. Environ. & Ecol., 5(3):419-421. 21. Jayabalan, N., 1988. Reproductive biology of the ponyfish Gazza minuta (Bloch) from Porto Novo. Indian J. Mar. Sci., 17:51-54. 22. Jayabalan, N., 1988. Feeding habits and length-weight relationship of the ponyfish, Secutor insidiator (Bloch). In: M. Mohan Joseph (Ed.). The First Indian Fisheries Forum Proceedings, Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch, Mangalore, pp.233-236. 23. Jayabalan, N., 1989. Age and growth of the ponyfish, Leiognathus splendens (Cuvier) from Porto Novo. In: M. Mohan Joseph (Ed.) First Indian Fisheries Forum Proceedings, Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch, Mangalore. pp.259-261. 24. Sivasankar, N. and N. Jayabalan, 1989. Luminous bacteria in commercially important fishes. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 59:1576-1577. 25. Jayabalan, N., 1989. Comparative morphology of the light organ systems in the ponyfishes (Perciformes : Leiognathidae). Indian J. Fish., 36:315-321. 26. Kalita, B. and N. Jayabalan, 1990. Fishery of the golden scad, Caranx kalla (Cuv. & Val.) along Mangalore coast. Environ. & Ecol., 8: 933-936. 27. Riji John, K. and N. Jayabalan, 1990. Sublethal effects of endosulfan on the histology and protein pattern of Cyprinus carpio intestine. In: Second Indian Fisheries Forum Proceedings, Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch, Mangalore, pp. 199-201. 28. Kalita, B. and N. Jayabalan, 1990. Reproductive biology of the golden scad Caranx kalla from Mangalore. In: Second Indian Fisheries Forum Proceedings, Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch, Mangalore, pp. 125-129. 29. Riji John, K., N. Jayabalan and G.M. Rosalind, 1990. Protein pattern variations in Cyprinus carpio muscle on exposure to endosulfan. In: Proceedings of the National Workshop on Animal Biotechnology, Madras, pp. 130-137. 30. Riji John, K., N. Jayabalan and G.M. Rosalind, 1990. Impact of sublethal concentrations of endosulfan on the histology of Cyprinus carpio liver and kidney. In: Proceedings of the National Seminar on ‘Aquaculture Development in India – Problems and Prospects’, Trivandrum, pp. 179-182. 31. Jayabalan, N. 1991. Age and growth of the ponyfish, Secutor insidiator (Bloch) along Porto Novo coast. Indian J. Mar. Sci., 20:155-156. 32. Jayabalan, N. 1991. Food and feeding habits of the ponyfish, Leiognathus splendens (Cuvier) from Porto Novo coast. Indian J. Mar. Sci., 20:157-160. 33. Sivasankar, N. and N. Jayabalan, 1991. Luminous bacteria in two species of leiognathids, Leiognathus splendens and L. bindus. Indian J. Fish., 38(2):103-105. 34. Riji John, K. and N. Jayabalan, 1993. Sublethal effects of endosulfan on the histology and protein pattern of Cyprinus carpio gill. J. Appl. Ichthyol. 9(1):49-56. 35. Chandrashekar, S. and N. Jayabalan, 1993. Haematological responses of the common carp Cyprinus carpio L. exposed to the pesticide endosulfan. Asian Fish. Sci., 6:331-340. 36. Devika Pillai and N. Jayabalan, 1993. Responses of the shrimp, Penaeus indicus postlarvae to luminous bacteria Vibrio harveyi. Indian J. Mar. Sci., 22:303-304. 37. Jayabalan, N. and Devika Pillai, 1994. Penaeid prawns and associated luminous bacteria. Acta Microbiologica et Immunologica Hungarica, 41(4):415-421. 38. Sivasankar, N. and N. Jayabalan, 1994. Distribution of luminescent bacterium, Vibrio harveyi in Netravathi estuary, Mangalore. J. Mar. biol. Ass. India, 36(1&2): 251-259. 39. Shanbhogue, S.L. and N. Jayabalan, 1995. An overview of coastal fisheries and aquaculture in India. Invited Paper presented at the Indo-British workshop on Coastal zone management held at Calcutta during 14-16 March 1995, 35 pp. 40. Pillai, D. and N. Jayabalan, 1996. Sensitivity of luminous bacteria Vibrio harveyi to nine selected antibiotics. Indian J. Fish., 43(4): 399-402. 41. Kalita, B. and N. Jayabalan, 1997. Length-weight relationship and relative condition factor in the golden scad Caranx kalla Cuv. from Mangalore coast. Indian J. Fish., 44(1): 87-90. 42. Jayabalan, N. and CH. Krishna Bhat, 1997. Length-weight relationship in the ponyfishes Leiognathus splendens (Cuv.) and Gazza minuta (Bloch) of Parangipettai. Indian J. Fish., 44 (3): 291-294. 43. Kalita, B. and N. Jayabalan, 1997. Age and growth of the carangid Alepes para from Mangalore coast, southwest coast of India. Indian J. Mar. Sci., 26: 107-108. 44. Ravi, K., N. Jayabalan, K. Abokare and T.M. Anil, 1997. Source dependent virulence of Vibrio harveyi against cultivable shrimps. Curr. Sci. 74(4) : 286-287. 45. Shanbhogue, S.L. and N. Jayabalan, 1998. Major issues in Indian marine fisheries management. Invited paper presented at the ‘Fourth National Seminar on Fish and their environment’, Indian Academy of Environmental Sciences, Bangalore held during 21-23 January 1998, 7 pp. 46. Shanbhogue, S.L. and N. Jayabalan, 1998. Vision of Indian marine fisheries and their management. In: ‘Vision on Indian Fisheries by 2001’ (eds. S.A.H. Abidi, N.K. Thakur, R.S. Biradar and Latha Shenoy) CIFE, Mumbai, pp. 65-70. 47. Anil, T.M., N. Jayabalan, K. Ravi and K. Abokare, 1998. Bioencapsulated drug delivery technique for treatment of diseases in fish and shellfish larval culture. Fishing Chimes, 18(5) : 9&10. 48. Jayabalan, N. and H. Ramakrishnamurthi, 1999. Maturation and spawning of the lesser sardine Sardinella gibbosa along the Mangalore coast. Fourth Indian Fisheries Forum Proceedings, P. 61-63. 49. Nagesh, T.S., N. Jayabalan, C.V. Mohan, T.S. Annappaswamy and T.M. Anil. 1999. Survival and histological alterations in juvenile tiger shrimp exposed to saponin. Aquaculture International, 7: 159-167. 50. Kalita, B. and N. Jayabalan, 2000. Food and feeding habits of the golden scad Caranx kalla from Mangalore. Environ & Ecol., 18(4): 869-873. 51. Chineah, V., V. Chooramun, M. Nallee, Y. Basant Rai, R. M. Pillay, N. Jayabalan, H. Terashima and A. Terai., 2001. Status of the marine environment of the lagoon at Flic en Flac, Mauritius. Proc. Annual Meeting of Agricultural Scientists (AMAS) 2001, Mauritius, p. 219-230. 52. Hurbungs, M.D., N. Jayabalan and V. Chineah, 2001. Seasonal distribution of potentially toxic benthic dinoflagellates in the lagoon at Trou aux Biches Mauritius. Proc. Annual Meeting of Agricultural Scientists (AMAS) 2001, Mauritius, p. 211-218. 53. Nagesh, T.S., N. Jayabalan, C.V. Mohan, T.J. Abraham and T.S. Annappaswamy, 2002. Relationship between water quality and chronic soft-shell syndrome in cultured Penaeus monodon. J. Inland Fish. Soc. India, 34(1): 23-27. 54. Nagesh, T.S., N. Jayabalan and T.J. Abraham, 2003. Reversal of starvation-induced soft-shelling in Penaeus monodon. Indian J. Anim. Hlth., 42(2): 170-173. 55. Jayabalan, N., 2004. Fish population dynamics and stock assessment with special reference to the marine fisheries of Karnataka State, India. Invited paper presented on 23 August 2004 at the Marine Science and Fisheries Center, Muscat, Government of Oman, 41 pp. 56. Zacharia, P.U. and N. Jayabalan, 2007. Maturation and spawning of the whitefish, Lactarius lactarius (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) (Family Lactariidae) along the Karnataka coast, India. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. India, 49(2); 166-176. 57. Al-Marzouqi, S.A., A.H. Al-Nahdi, N. Jayabalan and J. Groeneveld, 2007. An assessment of the spiny lobster Panulirus homarus fishery in Oman– another decline in the Western Indian Ocean? Western Indian Ocean J. Mar. Sci., 6(2): 159-174. 58. Al-Marzouqi, S.A., N. Jayabalan and A. Al-Waeli, 2007. Length-weight relationship and reproductive biology of the white-spotted rabbitfish Siganus canaliculatus in the Arabian Sea off Oman. Abstract, CFO 018, p. 63. 8th Asian Fisheries Forum, Kochi, India. 59. Al-Marzouqi, S.A., N. Jayabalan and A.H. Al-Nahdi, 2009. Biology and stock assessment of the pharaoh cuttlefish, Sepia pharaonis Ehrenberg, 1831 from the Arabian Sea off Oman. Indian J. Fish., 56(4): 231-239. 60. Al-Nahdi, A., A. Al-Marzouqi, N. Jayabalan and S. Al-Habsi, 2009. Stomach content analysis and length-weight relationship of the white-spotted rabbitfish Siganus canaliculatus (Park, 1797) from the Arabian Sea coast of Oman. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. India, 51(2): 211-216. 61. Jayabalan, N., Shama Zaki and Lubna Al-Kharusi, 2010. First record of the slender ponyfish Equuilites elongatus from the Arabian Sea coast of Oman. Marine Biodiversity Records, (UK), doi:10.1017, Vol 3; e125; p.1-3. 62. Zacharia, P.U. and N. Jayabalan, 2010. Age and growth of Lactarius lactarius (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) from Karnataka, south-west coast of India. Indian J. Fish., 75(4): 31-38. 63. Jayabalan, N., L. Al-Kharusi, S. Al-Habsi, S. Zaki, F. Al-Kiyumi and D. Suliman, 2011. An assessment of shared stock fishery of the kingfish Scomberomorus commerson (Lacepède, 1800) in the GCC waters. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. India, 53(1): 46-57. 64. Al-Gheilani, H.M. and N. Jayabalan, 2011. Sighting of Whales and Dolphins in the Arabian Sea off Oman During 2007-2008. Environ. & Ecol. 29(1): 104-112. 65. Al-Nahdi, A., A. Al-Marzouqi, N. Jayabalan and S. Al-Habsi, 2011. Maturation and spawning of the small-spotted grunt Pomadasys commersonnii (Lacepede,1802) from the Arabian Sea off Oman. Thalassas, 27(1): 67-79. 66. Al-Marzouqi, A., A. Al-Nahdi, N. Jayabalan and S. Al-Habsi, 2011. Food and feeding of the soldierbream Argyrops filamentosus (Valenciennes, 1830) from the Arabian Sea coast of Oman. Environ & Ecol., 29 (1): 104-112. 67. Jayabalan, N., A. Al-Marzouqi and A. Al-Nahdi. 2011. Reproductive biology of the soldierbream Argyrops filamentosus (Valenciennes, 1830) from the Arabian Sea off Oman. Indian J. Fish. 58(1): 9-17. 68. Jayabalan, N., 2011. Myctophid resources in Oman. In: FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Report No. 971, RAP/R971, FAO, Karachi, 13-16 pp.


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