NCAOR Staff - Ms. Anvita Ulhas Kerkar

Ms. Anvita Ulhas Kerkar

Department Name : Physical Oceanography
Desk No : +91-832-2525693

Academic Record

  • 2017─Present: Persuing Ph.D. (Marine Sciences) at National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research, Registered in Goa University, Goa.
  • 2013─2015: M. Sc. (Zoology), University of Pune, Pune.



  • Mr. V. G. Sinai Kakodkar Gold Medal for securing First Rank in Zoology at    T.Y.B.Sc. Examination, Goa University.
  • First Rank in Zoology, University of Pune at M.Sc. examination.
  • Fellowship for Doctoral research by Department of Science and Technology for Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (DST-INSPIRE)

Research Area

My research work aims at investigating the impact of environmental forcings (like bio-optical parameters and meso-zooplankton) responsible for variability of primary productivity in the Indian Sector of the Southern Ocean during austral summer.