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

Mr. T. Anand

Designation

:

Assistant Professor

Field of Specialization

:

Aquatic Environment Management

Address

:

Department of Fisheries Science, College of Fisheries Engineering, Nagapattinam
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Nagapattinam
Tamil Nadu - 611001

Telephone

Mobile

:

:

04365 240441

9952557799

E-mail

:

tanand@tnfu.ac.in

Current projects: 

Sl.No.

Title of the Project

Year

PI & Co- PI

of the Project

Funds

(in Rs)

Funding Agency

1

E-fish health surveillance and monitoring network to improve fisheries production in Tamilnadu

Three years

 

2017 - 2020

Co-Principal investigator

With a financial outlay of 590.40 lakhs

Tamilnadu Innovation Initiatives (TANII)

2

Establishment of Fish and Shell Fish Health Certification and Disease Surveillance Laboratories in TamilNadu for Enhancement of Aquaculture Production

2016 - 2017

Co-Principal investigator

With a financial outlay of 3245.54 lakhs

National Agriculture Development Programme (NADP)

3

Niche Area of Excellence (NAE) in Fish Safety and Quality Assurance

 

 

Co-Principal investigator

with a financial outlay of 305.608 lakhs

ICAR

 Completed projects : 

Sl.No.

Title of the Project

Year

PI & Co- PI

of the Project

Funds

(in Rs)

Funding Agency

1

Dissemination of Better Management Practices and Biofloc Technology to enhance SPF Litopenaeus vannamei and Penaeus monodon shrimp production  in Tamilnadu

2011- 2012

Co-Principal Investigator

21.22 lakhs

NADP

2

Identifying suitable carbon source to augment the formation of bioflocs at farmers’ pond level in Litopenaeus vannamei intensive culture systems in Sirkali taluk, Nagapattinam district

 2 Years

28.03.2013  to  31.03.2015

 

 

 

Principal investigator

2.1 lakhs

Corpus fund

3

Field level comparative trial study to access shrimp production by adopting periphyton based farming system in Nagapattinam district

 

 One year

 2013 -2014

Co-Principal Investigator

with a financial outlay of 2.5 lakhs

Corpus fund

4

Skill development training programme

 

2015-17

Co-Principal Investigator

with a financial outlay of Rs.49,35,810.

Tamilnadu skill development Corporation (TNSDC

Research publications:

  1. Gunalan B. P. Soundarapandian, Anand and A.S. Kotiya, 2011. First report on White Spot Syndrome virus (WSSV) infection in white leg shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei (Crustacea, Penaeidae) under semi-intensive culture condition in India. AACL Bioflux 4(3): 301-305.
  2. Gunalan, P. Soundarapandian, T. Anand, Anil S. Kotiya and Nina Tabitha Simon. 2014. Disease Occurrence in Litopenaeus vannamei Shrimp Culture Systems in different Geographical regions of India. International Journal of Aquaculture, 2014. 4:24-28
  3. Gunalan B, P. Soundarapandian, R. Kumaran, Anand, A.S., Kotiya Maheswaran C., and Puspharaj. 2011. Growth of cultured White Leg Shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone 1931) in different stocking density. Advances in Applied Science Research, 2(3): 107-113.
  4. Gunalan B., Nina Tabitha, Soundarapandian, P. T. Anand and Kotiya Anil. 2012. Estimation of soil nutrients in L.vannamei culture ponds. Basic Research Journal of Agricultural Science and Review. 1(5) 124-131.
  5. Gunalan B, Nina Tabitha S., Soundarapandian P. and Anand. 2013. Nutritive value of cultured white leg shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei in International Journal of Fisheries and Aquaculture. 5(7), 166-171.
  6. Anand, T., B. Gunalan, P. Padmavathy, V. Rani and C. Anand. Influence of CN ratios on the heterotrophic activity of model freshwater systems. Int. J. of Res. In Agrl. Sci. 1(1):5-15
  7. Anand, T., B. Gunalan, P. Padmavathy, V. Rani and C. Anand. Influence of CN ratios on the  heterotrophic activity of model brackish water  systems Int. J. of Fisheries & Aq. Studies 1 (3)12-21
  8. Velmurugan, P., A. Srinivasan, A. Athithan, P. Padmavathy, D. Manimegalai and Anand. 2014. Diversity and seasonal variations of plankton in coastal waters receiving salt pan effluents off Thoothukudi, South –east coast of India. Indian J.Fish. 61(4), pp60-67.
  9. Poonkodi, A., P. Padmavathy, A. Srinivasan, R. Jeya Shakila and Anand. 2016. Water quality characteristics of Litopenaeus vannamei shrimp culture systems in Thoothukudi District. J.Exp.zool.India, 19(1)195-200

Honours and Awards (Including patents)

Attended the First National conference conducted by Agriculture Scientific Tamil Conference on 23.08.214, at TNAU, Coimbatore and presented a paper entitled “Vanami eral valarpil biofloc technology – a revolution in production” and the paper was adjudged as best paper in Fishery Science section.