NCAOR Staff - Dr. V. Venkataramana

Dr. V. Venkataramana

Project Scientist II
Department Name : Biogeochemistry
Desk No : +91-832-2525636

Field Of Specilization : Biological Oceanography
Current Research Activities : The diversity and ecology of zooplankton in the Indian sector of the Southern Ocean: Influences of physico-chemical and biological properties

Academic Record

  • 2016: PhD (Zoology), National Institute of Oceanography(CSIR)/Adikavi Nannaya University
  • 2007: MSc (Zoology), Andhra University


Best paper presentation award (secured first prize) received from Department of Zoology, Acharya Nagarjuna University.

Research Area

  • Zooplankton ecology
  • Copepod taxonomy
  • Biogeochemistry of the Southern Ocean

Professional Record

  • 2022-till date: Project Scientist II at National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research (MoES), Goa.
  • 2013 - 2022  : Research Scientist B at National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research (MoES), Goa. 
  • 2008-2013    : Project Assistant at National Institute of Oceanography (CSIR), Regional Centre, Visakhapatnam