NCAOR Staff - Dr. Abhilash Nair

Dr. Abhilash Nair

Project Scientist II
Department Name : Polar Micropalaeontology and Past Climate
Desk No : +91-832-2525626

Academic Record

  • 2013-2017 : Pursuing Ph. D (Marine Sciences), Goa University, India
  • 2009           : M. Sc (Marine Sciences), Goa University, India


Research Area

Southern Ocean paleoceangraphy/paleoclimatology.
1) Studying the variability of the latitudinal extent of Antarctic sea ice in the past using siliceous microfossil (diatom).
2) Paleo-Sea surface temperature reconstruction and understanding the oceanic frontal shifts during the glacial-interglacial     periods.

Professional Record

  • June 2016 : Project Scientist B, Polar Micropaleontolgy and Past Climatology, NCAOR
  • May  2014 : Senior Research Fellow, Past climate and Oceanic Variability, NCAOR
  • Dec  2011 : Junior Research Fellow, NCAOR