Title Year
Legislation and policy options for conservation and management of seagrass ecosystems in India
R. Ramesha, K. Banerjee, A. Paneerselvam, Ahana Lakshmi, P. Krishnan, R. Purvaja
Ocean and Coastal Management, 2018, Doi:10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2017.12.025
Seagrass meadows as proxy for assessment of ecosystem health
R. Purvaja, R.S. Robin, D. Ganguly, G. Hariharan, G. Singh, R. Raghuraman, R. Ramesh
Ocean and Coastal Management, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2017.11.026
A comprehensive geospatial assessment of seagrass distribution in India
Gejo Anna Geevarghese, B. Akhil, G. Magesh, P. Krishnan, R. Purvaja, R. Ramesh
Ocean and Coastal Management, 2017, Doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2017.10.032
Assessment of human induced stress on the Karaikal coast: A multi-dimensional approach for evaluating the pollution status
Sathiyabama VP., Ramesh R., Purvaja R., Robin RS., Suganya M.D., Hariharan G. and Ganguly D.
Ecology, Environment and Conservation, 2017 Vol.24 (1), 340-349
Prediction of heavy rainfall over Chennai Metropolitan City, Tamil Nadu: Impact of microphysical parameterization schemes.
Singh KS., Bonthu S., Purvaja R., Robin RS., Kannan, BAM and Ramesh R.
Atmospheric Research, 2017 Doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2017.11.028.
An updated checklist of Echinoderms from Indian waters.
Deepak Samuel V., Krishnan P., Sreeraj CR., Chamundeeswari K., Parthiban C., Sekar V., ... and Ramesh R.
Zootaxa, 2017,Vol. 4354(1), 1-68.
Salt Marsh: Ecologically Important, Yet Least Studied Blue Carbon Ecosystems in India
Banerjee, K., Sappal, S.M., Ramachandran, P. and Ramesh, R.,
Journal of Climate Change, 3(2), pp. 59-72, 2017, DOI: 10.3233/JCC-170014.
Molluscan diversity in the mangrove ecosystem of Mumbai, west coast of India
Kantharajan, P.K. Pandey, P. Krishnan, V. Deepak Samuel, V.S. Bhartia and R. Purvaja. 2017
Regional Studies in Marine Science Volume 14, July 2017, Pages 102–111.
Seagrass metabolism and carbon dynamics in a tropical coastal embayment
Ganguly, D., Singh, G., Ramachandran, P., Selvam, A.P., Banerjee, K. and Ramachandran, R.,
Ambio, pp.1-13, 2017.
Climate Change Adaptation Pathways in Kolkata
PriyaParasuram, , Priya Narayanan, Mark Pelling, William Solecki, Purvaja Ramachandran, and Ramesh Ramachandran.
Journal of Extreme Events 3, no. 03 (2017): 1650021. DOI:
Wetland Science: Perspectives from South Asia
NarenPasupalati., MeghaNath., AbhijitSharan., Priya Narayanan., RamachandraBhatta., Ramesh Ramachandran and Purvaja Ramachandran., Prusty, B. A. K., Chandra, R., &Azeez, P. A. (Eds.). (2017).
Springer. Part V Wetlands; Economic Valuation of Wetland Ecosystem Goods and Services, Chapter 14, 259-284
First report of Antigonasomwangi M. Huber, 2010 (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Veneridae) from India
Rocktim R. Das, G. Kantharajan, S. Goutham, V. Deepak Samuel, P. Krishnan, R. Rajkumar, R. Purvaja. 2017
Journal of Conchology. Vol.No. 42(5): 379-380.
Rapid assessment on mass mortality of fishes in Ennore estuary of Tamil Nadu, India
Sachithanandam, V., Mageswaran, T., Sridhar, R., Arumugam, K., Purvaja, R, Ramesh, R.,
Indian Journal of Geo Marine Sciences, 46(8), pp. 1647 – 1650, 2017
Temporal variability of atmospheric Total Gaseous Mercury and its correlation with meteorological parameters at a high-altitude station of the South India
Karthik, R., Paneerselvam, A., Ganguly, D., Hariharan, G., Srinivasalu, S., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R.
Atmospheric Pollution Research, 8(1), pp.164-173, 2017, DOI: 10.1016/j.apr.2016.08.010.
Seagrass and Salt Marsh Ecosystems in South Asia: An Overview of Diversity, Distribution, Threats and Conservation Status
Patro, S., Krishnan, P., Samuel, V.D., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R.,
In: Prusty B., Chandra R., Azeez P. (eds) Wetland Science, Springer, New Delhi, pp. 87-104, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-3715-0_5
Involvement of Community in Managing Coastal Wetlands in South Asia: Status, Issues and Challenges
Ramesh, R., Abhilash, K.R., Purohit, M., Krishnan, P., Lakshmi, A., Purvaja, R. and Kingsley, P.W.,
In: Prusty B., Chandra R., Azeez P. (eds) Wetland Science, Springer, New Delhi, pp. 545-562, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-3715-0_28.
Conservation of Coastal Wetlands: An Appraisal of the Policy and Legal Framework in South Asian Nations
Ramesh, R., Purvaja, R., Krishnan, P., Lakshmi, A., Abhilash, K.R. and Kingsley, P.W., 2017.
In: Prusty B., Chandra R., Azeez P. (eds) Wetland Science, Springer, New Delhi, pp. 515-544, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-3715-0_27.
Economic Valuation of Wetland Ecosystem Goods and Services.
Pasupalati, N., Nath, M., Sharan, A., Narayanan, P., Bhatta, R., Ramachandran, R. and Ramachandran, P.,
In: Prusty B., Chandra R., Azeez P. (eds) Wetland Science, Springer, New Delhi, pp. 259-284, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-3715-0_14.
Digital Repositories for Coastal Wetland Biodiversity in South Asia: A Conceptual Framework from India
Krishnan, P., Samuel, V.D., Sreeraj, C.R., Abhilash, K.R., Patro, S., Sankar, R., Purohit, M., Dharani, G., Lakshmi, A., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R., In: Prusty B., Chandra R., Azeez P. (eds)
Wetland Science, Springer, New Delhi, pp. 51-65, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-3715-0_3.
Approaches to defining deltaic sustainability in the 21st century.Day
J.W., Agboola, J., Chen, Z., D’Elia, C., Forbes, D.L., Giosan, L., Kemp, P., Kuenzer, C., Lane, R.R., Ramachandran, R. and Syvitski, J.,
Estuarine, coastal and shelf science, 183, pp.275-291, 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2016.06.018.
Geochemistry of surface sediments of a tropical brackish water lake in South Asia
Nirmala, K., Ramesh, R., Ambujam, N.K., Arumugam, K. and Srinivasalu, S.,
Environmental Earth Sciences, 75(3), p.247, 2016, DOI: 10.1007/s12665-015-4964-8
Imperatives for sustainable delta futures (Doctoral dissertation, Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform).
Sebesvari, Z., Sebesvari, Z.F.G., Harrison, I., Brondizio, E., Bucx, T., Dearing, J., Ganguly, D., Ghosh, T., Goodbred, S.L., Hagenlocher, M. and Hajra, R., 2016.
Tourism Carrying Capacity for Beaches of South Andaman Island, India. In Tourism-From Empirical Research Towards Practical Application. InTech.
Sridhar, R., Yuvaraj, E., Sachithanandam, V., Mageswaran, T., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R.,
2016, DOI: 10.5772/62724
Environmental safety level of lead (Pb) pertaining to toxic effects on grey mullet (Mugil cephalus) and Tiger perch (Terapon jarbua).
Hariharan, G., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R.,
Environmental toxicology, 31(1), pp.24-43,2016, DOI: 10.1002/tox.22019
Heavy metal distribution and pollution assessment using environmental indices in the surface sediments of Sundarbans delta, India
Kakolee Banerjee, PaneerSelvam A., Purvaja R., and Ramesh R
Journal of Applied Geochemistry, Vol. 18, No.4, pp. 369-385, 2016
Both riverine detritus and dissolved nutrients drive lagoon fisheries
Subbareddy B., D. Ganguly, R. Purvaja, R. Ramesh, A.K. Pattnaik and E. Wolanski(2016).
Estuarine and Coastal Shelf Science, Vol. 183, pp. 360-369.
A Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Legal and Environment approach for assessment of Coastal Zone management practice in India
Sridhar, R., Sachithanandam, V., Mageswaran T., Purvaja, R., Ramesh, R., SenthilVel, A and Thirunavukkarasu, E (2016)
International Review of Public Administration, 21:3, 216-232
Evaluation of the multiple biomarkers on identification of the vulnerable coastal pollution hotspots
Hariharan, G., Purvaja, R., Robin, R. S., & Ramesh, R. (2016)
Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23(22), 23281-23290
Spatial variation in the health of coral reef communities of Palk Bay, southeast coast of India
Marimuthu, N., Ramachandran, P., Robin, R. S., Tudu, D., Hariharan, G., & Ramesh, R. (2016)
Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management, 19(4), 360-367
An updated checklist of shrimps on the Indian coast
Deepak Samuel,V., C.R. Sreeraj, P. Krishnan, C. Parthiban, V. Sekar, K. Chamundeeswari, T. Immanuel, P. Shesdev, R. Purvaja & R. Ramesh. 2016
Journal of Threatened Taxa 8(7): 8977–8988;
Disappearance of Branchiostomalanceolatum (Pallas) from Pulicat lake area, Tamil Nadu, India
Raveen R, Samuel VD and Samuel T. 2016
International Journal of Fauna and Biological Studies 3(1): 55-57
Land–ocean interactions in the coastal zone: past, present & future.
Ramesh, R., Chen, Z., Cummins, V., Day, J., D’Elia, C., Dennison, B., Forbes, D.L., Glaeser, B., Glaser, M., Glavovic, B. and Kremer, H.,
Anthropocene, 12, pp.85-98,2015, DOI: 10.1016/j.ancene.2016.01.005
Coastal Pollution Loading and Water Quality Criteria—Bay of Bengal Coast of India.
Ramesh, R., Purvaja, R. and Lakshmi, A.,
Surface and Sub-surface Water in Asia: Issues and Perspectives, p.47, 2015. DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-540-1-47
Regional initiatives for interlinking global coastal scientific research projects.
Purvaja, R., Ramesh, R., Glavovic, B., Ittekkot, V. and Samseth, J.,
Environmental Development, 14, pp.66-68,2015, DOI: 10.1016/j.envdev.2015.03.003
Marine turtle mortalities along the Tamil Nadu coast of India and the need for turtle-friendly fisheries.
Sachithanandam, V., Mageswaran, T., Sridhar, R., Arumugam, T. and Ramesh, R.,
Biodiversity, 16(1), pp.8-14,2015, DOI: 10.1080/14888386.2015.1007085
Net anthropogenic nitrogen inputs and nitrogen fluxes from Indian watersheds: An initial assessment
D.P. Swaney. B.Hong, A. PaneerSelvam, R.W.Howarth, R.Ramesh and R.Purvaja (2015)
Journal of Marine Systems, 141, 45 – 58
Seagrass Ecosystem and Climate Change: An Indian perspective
G. Singh, D. Ganguly, A. PaneerSelvam, K. Banerjee, R. Purvaja and R. Ramesh (2015)
Journal of Climate Change, Vol.1, No. 1-2, pp. 67 – 74
Mapping and monitoring of Land Use/Land Cover changes in Neil Island (South Andaman) using geospatial approaches
Mageswaran, T, Sachithanandam, V, Sridhar, R., Thirunavukarasu, E & Ramesh, R (2015)
Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Science,Vol 44(11), 1762-1768
Marine turtle mortalities along the Tamil Nadu coast of India and the need for turtle –friendly fisheries
Sachithanandam, V., T. Mageswaran, R. Sridhar, T. Arumugam& R. Ramesh. (2015)
Biodiversity Vol. 16(1), pp. 8-14
An inventory on the phosphorus flux of major Indian rivers
Ramesh, R., Robin, R. S., & Purvaja, R. (2015)
Current Science, 108, 1294-1299
Arbuscularmycorrhizal fungi colonizing the plant communities in Eritrea, northeast Africa.
Harikumar, V.S., Blaszkowski, J. Medhanie, G., Kanagaraj, M.K. and Deepak Samuel, V. 2015
Applied Ecology and Environmental Research 13(1): 193-203
Snowflake coral, Carijoariisei from Grand Island, Goa: a case of invasion of an alien species or re-establishment of a native species?
Patro, S., Krishnan, P., Gopi, M., Raja, S., Sreeraj, C.R., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2015)
Current Science, 109(6): 1028-1030
Role of SCUBA Diving in the Indian coral reef biodiversity studies
Sreeraj, C.R. (2015)
Fishing Chimes. 35(4): 32-43
Modelling the Spatial Dynamics of landscape ecology near suburbs of Visakhapatnam and Gangavaram port, Andhra Pradesh
Mary divyasuganya G, Purvaja Ramachandran and Ramesh R , (2015)
International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, 8(2), pp
Building resilient coastal communities by enabling participatory action.
Ramesh, R., Lakshmi, A., George, A. and Purvaja, R.,
In: Climate Change and the Coast: Building Resilient Communities, p.169, 2014.
Improving science and policy in managing land-based sources of pollution.
Ramachandran, R., Ramachandran, P., Lowry, K., Kremer, H. and Lange, M.,
Environmental Development, 11, pp.4-18, 2014, DOI: 10.1016/j.envdev.2014.02.002
Toxic effects of lead on biochemical and histological alterations in green mussel (Perna viridis) induced by environmentally relevant concentrations.
Hariharan, G., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R.,
Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A, 77(5), pp.246-260,2014, DOI: 10.1080/15287394.2013.861777
Seagrass-Mangrove Ecosystems: Bioshields against Biodiversity Loss and Impacts of Changes along Indo-Pacific Coasts.
Fortes, M.D., Asaeda, T., Kiswara, W., Mukai, H., Ramachandran, R., Wolanski, E., Yamamuro, M., Mochizuki, M., King, G., Jimenez, L. and Lucero, R.,
APN Science Bulletin (4), p.58, 2014.
Recovering from the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami: Lessons for Climate Change Response.
Lakshmi A., R. P., R. R. (2014)
In: Glavovic B., Smith G. (eds) Adapting to Climate Change. Environmental Hazards. Springer, Dordrecht, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-8631-7_12.
Source-sink inventory of greenhouse gases from Indian mangroves: a review
K. Banerjee, D. Ganguly, A. PaneerSelvam, P. Ramachandran and R Ramesh (2014).
Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences, Vol. 43 (6), pp. 1007-1019.
Geographical analysis of tourism sites in Andaman Archipelago (India) and ecotourism development for Smith Island of North Andaman
Sridhar, R., Sachithanandam, V., Mageswaran, T., Ramesh, R. (2014)
International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology, DOI: 10.1080/13504509.2014.958118
Assessment of Cyclone Lehar’s impact on seagrass meadows in Ross and Smith Islands, North Andaman
Sachithanandam, V., Mageswaran, T., Sridhar, R., Purvaja, R and Ramesh, R. (2014)
Natural Hazards, DOI 10.1007/s11069-014-1040-8
Mangrove Regeneration in Tsunami affected area of North and South Andaman using In-situ and Remote Sensing Techniques
Sachithanandam, V., Mageswaran, T., Ragavan, P., Mahapatra, M., Sridhar, R., Ramesh, R and Mohan, P.M. (2014).
Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Science, Vol. 43(6) 1055-1061.
Killing for pleasure – Illegal trade in marine life. PANDA
Deepak Samuel. 2014
WWF INDIA Special Issue 2014, pp. 15-17.
Embryonic development of the Pharaoh’s Cuttlefish (Sepia pharaonis, Ehrenberg 1831) under laboratory conditions
Deepak Samuel. V and Jamila Patterson. 2014
Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences 44 (4): 519-527.
Relationship of socioeconomic parameters in coastal litigations of coastal states of India
Devaraj Asir Ramesh., Arumugam Senthil Vel., Tapas Paul., Vivek Wadekar.,
International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention
N2O flux from South Andaman mangroves and surrounding creek waters.
Divia, J.I., Neetha, V., Hariharan, G. Kakolee, B., Purvaja, V. and Ramesh, R.,
International Journal of Oceans and Oceanography, 7(1), pp.73-82, 2013.
Vertical profile distribution and accumulation of heavy metals in mangrove sediments (Pichavaram), southeast coast of India.
Senthilkumar, B., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R.,
Journal of Applied Geochemistry, 15(3), p.318, 2013.
Tipping from the Holocene to the Anthropocene: How threatened are major world deltas?
Renaud, F.G., Syvitski, J.P., Sebesvari, Z., Werners, S.E., Kremer, H., Kuenzer, C., Ramesh, R., Jeuken, A. and Friedrich, J.,
Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 5(6), pp.644-654, 2013, DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2013.11.007.
Acute and chronic toxic effect of lead (Pb) and zinc (Zn) on biomarker response in post larvae of Penaeus monodon (Fabricus, 1798).
Hariharan, G., Suresh Kumar, C., Laxmi Priya, S., Paneer Selvam, A., Mohan, D., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R.,
Toxicological & Environmental Chemistry, 94(8), pp.1571-1582, 2012, DOI: 10.1080/02772248.2012.710412.