Area of Research
  • Development of design for Survey sampling for fishery data.
  • Conduct of Field survey and collation of fisheries data.
  • Development of Databases and  Analysis of data
  • Analysis and generation of information of statistical data.
  • Computer Application in fisheries involving GIS modeling studies.
  • Bio-informatics and its application in fisheries.
  • M Sc
  • One Year Evening Course in Statistical Methods and Application from Indian Statistical Institute, Culcutta.
  • Diploma in Geoinformaticswith specialization in Spatial Planning from CED, Trivandrum
Current projects
  • Occurrence, distribution and molecular characteristics of emerging and re-emerging pathogens in seafood and its environment as Co-PI.
  • Molecular diversity of pathogens associated with aquatic system and harnessing aquatic niche for beneficial bacteria or productsas Co-PI.
Publications (Best 5 publications)
  •  Post-Harvest Losses in Marine Fisheries, Krishna Srinath, V.Radhakrishnan Nair, G.R.Unnithan, Nikita Gopal, H.V.L.Bathla, AhamedTauqueer (Fishery Technology2008, Vol.45(1) pp:109-112).
  • Mapping of Fisheries Resources at Panchayat Level using GIS, V.Radhakrishnan Nair, Asian Fisheries Science (ISSN 0116-6514), Vol.22,No:2 pp:849-855, June,2009.
  • 3D Visualization of Reservoir and its Applications in Fisheries: A GIS Perspective (V. Radhakrishnan Nair, P. Pravin1, Nikita Gopal1 and N.H. Rao): Fishery Technology 53 (2016):75 – 81
  • Institutional Development and Efficiency of Fishermen Cooperatives in Marine Fisheries: A Case Study from Kerala  (P. Jeyanthi, V. Chandrasekar, Arathy Ashok, V. Radhakrishnan Nair, K. JesyThomas,K. D. Jos1 and Nikita Gopal) : Fishery Technology 55 (2018):79 – 85.
  • Deciphering foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) virus–host tropism ,(Indra Singh, Rajib Deb, Sanjeev Kumar, Rani Singh, Jerome Andonissamy,ShuchiSmita, Gyanendra Singh Sengar, Rajiv Kumar, Krishna Kumar Ojha,NiharRanjanSahoo, S Murali, RejaniChandran, Radhakrishnan V Nair, S B Lal, Dwijesh Chandra Mishra & Anil Rai): Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics (2019).



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