FACULTY PROFILE
Dr.N.JAYARAJU
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Geology
+91 9848424185
nadimikeri@gmail.com
Qualification :
M.Sc., Ph.D., PGDIRPM, DCA, FGS.
Work experience (PDF/Teaching etc.):
• Research Associate (UGC) from 1995- 2000 in the Department of Geology, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati.
• Senior Research Associate (CSIR) from 2001- 2004 in the Department of Geology, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati.
• Young Scientist (DST) from 2005- 2008 in the Department of Geology, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati.
Area of Research Interest :
* Environmental Geoscience,
* Marine Ecology,
* Marine pollution,
* Coastal zone resources,
* Sediments of marine marginal water bodies viz., Lakes, Estuaries, Etc.
Research Grants:
N/A
Research students (Ph.D awarded/working) :
2 (Working).
Awards and achievements:
Awarded Post Doctoral Fellowship (2005-2009) by DST, New Delhi (4 years),
Member of the American Geophysical Union, Washington , D.C., USA,
Member of AAPG, Tulsa, Boulder, USA,
Life- Member of the Geological Society of India, Bangalore , INDIA.
Conference/symposia attended:
National : 16,
International : 34.
Conference/symposia organized:
DST- INSPIRE Internship Science Camp- 2011 2011during 29 March- 2 April, 2011
DST- INSPIRE Internship Science Camp- 2011 during 1- 5 November, 2011.
Selectedbest Publications:
1. Jayaraju, N., Reddy, A.N. and Reddy, K.R. 2002. A note on Elphidium norvangi from South east coast of India. Jour. Geol. Soc. of India, (Springer) V.44, pp. 95-96.
2. Jayaraju, N., and Reddy, K.R. 2002. Foraminiferal ecosystem in relation to coastal and estuarine sediments of Kovalam - Tuticorin, South India. Jour. Geol. Soc. of India, (Springer) V. 46, pp.565-573.
3. Jayaraju, N.and Reddi, K.R.2002.Factor Analysis of benthic foraminifera from coastal and estuarine sediments of Kovalam -Tuticorin, South India. Jour. Geol. Soc. of India, (Springer) V.48, pp.309-318.
4. Jayaraju, N., and Reddy, K.R. 1997. Effect of river discharge on the Test morphology of benthic foraminifera, South east coast of India, Jour. Geol. Soc. of India, (Springer) V. 50, . 435-439.
5. Jayaraju, N., Suryra Kumar, I., Srinivas, K and Reddi, K.R. 2003. Recent benthic foraminiferal genera from Pulicat Lake, East Coast of India: An appraisal using Factor Analysis. Jour. Geol. Soc. of India, (Springer) V. 51, pp. 69-74.
6. Jayaraju, N., and Reddy, K.R. 2005. Living benthic foraminiferal assemblages of Pulicat Lake, East coast of India. Jour. Geol. Soc. of India, (Springer) V. 56, pp. 331-339.
7. Jayaraju, N., I.Surya Kumar and Reddy, K.R, 2007. Foraminiferal species densities and environmental variables of Pulicat Lake, South east coast of India , Jour Geol Soc India, (Springer ) Vol,70, November , pp .829-836.
8. Jayaraju, N. 2008. The response of benthic foraminifera to various pollution sources: A study from Nellore coast, East Coast of India, Environ Monit Assess ,( Springer ) 142:319-323
9. Jayaraju, N. 2009. Sunder raja Reddy, B.C., Reddy K.R., 2009. Metal pollution in coarse sediments of Tuticorin coast, South east coast of India, Environ Geology, ( Springer ) 56, 1205-1209.
10. Jayaraju, N., Sunder Raja Reddy, B.C., and Reddy, K.R, 2009. Heavy metal pollution in reef corals of Tuticorin Coast, South east coast of India , Soil and Sediment Contamination, (Taylor and Francis) 18 : 445-454 .