Having seven years experience in the field of finfish, shellfish biology, benthic fauna and chemical analysis.
Having 4 years experience in the field of Marine mammals including identification and toxicology studies.
Proficient with hydro biological sampling and deep sea cruises in Arabian Sea, Bay
of Bengal and Southern Ocean.
Having Doctorate in Biosciences.
Currently working as Technical Officer at Export Inspection Agency-Mumbai.
Effective communicator with leadership qualities and fine quantitative skills.
„« Analytical skills ¡V Metal analysis by ICPMS, AAS and Anodic Stripping Voltammetry. Sample preparation for Pesticides and analysis using GC & GC-MS. Analysis of Antibiotics, Mycotoxins etc using LCMSMS and HPLC. Analysis of various nutrients using Spectrophotometer and Ion chromatograph.
„« Quality Control- Analysis of various food products for Trace metals, Pesticides, Antibiotics, Mycotoxins and Microbiological parameters.
„« Pollution ¡V Analysis of Seawater, Freshwater, Sediment and tissues for Heavy metal and Organochlorine pesticides.
„« Fishery Biology ¡V Proficient in identifying marine finfishes, shellfishes groups up to the species level and their phylogenetic relationships.
„« Mammologist ¡V Proficient in identification of Marine mammals (Anatomy, behavioral and pollution aspects.
„« Oceanography ¡V Experienced in the estimation of Oceanographic parameters, familiar with the operation of various hydrographical and acoustic instruments Onboard the vessel like CTD Rosette sampler, Multiple Plankton net, Van-veen grab, Secchidisc and dredges in Sea to collect water and benthic.
„« Sea going ¡V 200 days experience on Research vessels and more than 150 days on commercial vessels.
„« Teaching ¡V Graduate students on Zoology, Botany, Biochemistry, Environment, communities and ecosystems, Environmental Pollution, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Functional Anatomy, Genetics & Developmental Biology & Biometrics.
„« Data analysis software ¡V Analysis of data using suitable software as software, PRIMER5, SYSTAT 7, SURFER 7, SPSS 7.5 etc for windows and Document preparation.