NCAOR Staff - Dr. Sarat Chandra Tripathy

Dr. Sarat Chandra Tripathy

Scientist F
Department Name : Biological Oceanography
Desk No : +91-832-2525635
Field Of Specilization : Biological Oceanography
Current Research Activities : Phytoplankton Productivity, Bio-Optics, Bio-physical Interactions & Biogeochemistry of the Polar Oceans

Academic Record

2011: D.Sc. in Environmental Sciences, Nagoya University, Japan.  

2005: Ph.D. in Marine Sciences, Berhampur University/ CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography (NIO).

1998: M.Sc. in Marine Biology, Berhampur University (2nd Rank)


2017: INSA grant for XII SCAR-Biology Symposium.

2008: Outstanding poster presentation award in the PORSEC-2008.

2005: Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho/MEXT) Fellowship.

2004: NF-POGO Fellowship for visiting professor's training at CSIR-NIO, Kochi.

2003: CSIR-SRF.

1993: National Merit Scholarship.

Research Area

  • Oceanic Phytoplankton Productivity (C-uptake rate) and Physiology.
  • Bio-physical Interactions and Biogeochemistry.
  • Bio-Optical Oceanography (interaction of light with optically active substances & the consequences for marine ecology & biogeochemistry) using sea-truth and satellite observations.

Professional Record

2021: Scientist-F, ESSO-NCPOR, MoES, Goa.

2016: Scientist-E, ESSO-NCPOR, MoES, Goa.                                                      

2011: Scientist-D, ESSO-NCPOR, MoES, Goa.

2011: Post Doctoral Fellow at ISEE, Nagoya University, Japan.

2005: Research Student at Nagasaki University & Nagoya University, Japan.

2003: Senior Research Fellow at CSIR-NIO, RC, Visakhapatnam. 

2001: Field Biologist at WII, MoEF-CC, Dehradun.

1999: Research Fellow at CSIR-NIO, RC, Visakhapatnam.