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Shri.Vivekanand Bharti

Tel: +91 484 2394867; Cell: +91 7736395654
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Focus of Research:
  • Primary productivity
  • Food chain in marine ecosystem
  • Fishery resources assessment

I graduated in Fisheries Science from College of Fisheries, Panangad under Kerala Agriculture University with merit scholarship of Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) in 2011. Subsequently, I completed master degree in Fisheries Science with specialization in Aquatic Environmental Management in 2013. I joined Agricultural Research service in 2015 at ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management, Hyderabad and since September 2015, I am working as scientist in Fishery Resources Assessment Division of ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute at Kochi. 

  •  PhD since 2013, ICAR-CIFE, Mumbai
  •  MFSc 2013, ICAR-CIFE, Mumbai
  •  BFSc 2011, Kerala Agricultural University
Current Research Projects
No Title Funded By
1 GIS based management advisory support information system for the marine fisheries sector - FISHCMFRISIL201200100001 ICAR-CMFRI
2 Remote sensing assisted biodynamic forecasting paradigm for Indian marine resources - FISHCMFRISIL201200200002 ICAR-CMFRI
Awards & Recognitions:
  • ICAR–National Talent Scholarship for pursuing graduation in KAU
  • Junior Research Fellow award by ICAR during master degree in ICAR-CIFE, Mumbai


Best 5 Publications:

1. Vivekanand Bharti, Pramod Kumar Pandey, Alagarsamy Vennila, Muthusamy Rajkumar and Malachy Nwigwe Okechukwu Ajima (2016) Water Quality, Survival and Growth Performance of Cirrhinus mrigala (Hamilton 1822) in Substrate Based Tanks. Asian Fisheries Science 29 (2016). pp. 137-150.

2. Sathianandan, T V and Bharti, Vivekanand and Kuriakose, Somy and Mini, K G and George, Grinson (2015) Approach and implementation strategies for Marine Fisheries Census 2016. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series (226). pp. 10-12. ISSN 0254-380 X

3. Bharti, Vivekanand and Sukhadane, Kapil S and Remya, L (2015) Rooftop Micro Organic Farm: A Promising Initiative to Enhance the Vegetable Production. Indian Horticulture Journal, 5 (3-4). pp. 114-116.

4. Rajkumar, M and Pandey, P K and Aravind, R and Vennila, A and Bharti, V and Purushothanam, C S (2015). Effect of different biofloc system on water quality, biofloc composition and growth performance in Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931). Aquaculture Research. DOI: 10.1111/are.12792.

5. Pandey, P K and Bharti, V and Kumar K (2014). Biofilm in aquaculture production. African journal of microbiology, 8(3). pp. 1434-1443.

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