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"Harnessing the Science of Fisheries for Food, Nutrition and Livelihood"

Mrs. T. Uma Maheswari

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Assistant Professor

Field of Specialization

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Fisheries Economics

Address

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Department of Fisheries Economics
Fisheries College and Research Institute
Thoothukudi
Tamilnadu - 628008

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Current Projects                                             

Sl.No.

Title of the Project

Year

PI & Co- PI

of the Project

Funds

(in Rs)

Funding Agency

1

Marketing strategies for fish and fishery products

2014-15

Dr.M.Rajakumar (PI),

T.Umamaheswari (Co-PI)

 

4.53 lakhs

NFDB

Completed Projects                                       : Nil

Research publications

  • Jawahar, P., Brucelee, G., and Umamaheswari, T., 2013. “Marine Ichthyofaunal diversity of Tuticorin coast, Gulf of Mannar”. Bombay Nat.His.Soc., 110(2). Pp: 156-162.
  • Jeevitha, C., Arul Oli, G., and Umamaheswari, T., 2013. A Study on Empowerment of Fisherwomen Through Microcredit Societies Linked to NGOs and Banks. Journal of Fisheries Economics and Development, Vol. XIV (2), Jul-Dec. 2013. Pp: 27-34.
  • Amali Infantina, R. Jayaraman and T. Umamaheswari, 2013. Contribution of small scale fisheries to sustainability, In: Proceedings of CESS-TBTI-ISAM International conference on small scale fisheries governance: Development for well being and sustainability, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad, India. pp : 178–186.
  • Maheswaran,K., M.Rajakumar, R.Senthiladeban and T.Umamaheswari, 2014. Employment and income of non-mechanized fishermen in the coastal fishing villages of Pudhukkottai district, Tamil Nadu. Indian Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Research, May-June, 43(3). pp: 250-255.
  • Umamaheswari, M.Rajakumar, C.Sudhan, T.Velumani and K.Ranjithkumar, 2015. An economic assessment of adoption of hygienic practices in marine capture fisheries of Thoothukudi district, Tamil Nadu, In: Proceedings of National Conference on Tamil Can do (Meenvazhayiyal - ISBN 978-93-84234-12-6), Agricultural Scientific Tamil Society, New Delhi. pp: 270-279 (Won best paper award)
  • Umamaheswari, M.Rajakumar and P.Chidambaram, 2015. Assessment of major constraints and income loss in ornamental fish farms of Madurai district, Tamil Nadu, In: Proceedings of National Conference on Tamil Can do (Meenvazhayiyal - ISBN 978-93-84234-12-6), Agricultural Scientific Tamil Society, New Delhi. pp: 281-291 (In Tamil).
  • Rajakumar and T.Umamaheswari, 2015. Income and expenditure status of fishermen of Pudhukottai district, Tamil Nadu, In: Proceedings of National Conference on Tamil Can do (Meenvazhayiyal - ISBN 978-93-84234-12-6), Agricultural Scientific Tamil Society, New Delhi. pp: 263-269 (In Tamil).