NCAOR Staff - Dr. Sarat Chandra Tripathy

Dr. Sarat Chandra Tripathy

Scientist F
Department Name : Ocean Sciences Group
Desk No : +91-832-2525635
Field Of Specilization : Biological Oceanography
Current Research Activities : Primary Productivity, Bio-Optics, Bio-physical Interactions & Biogeochemistry.

Academic Record

2008-2011: D.Sc. (Environmental Sciences), Nagoya University, Japan.  

2000-2005: Ph.D. (Marine Sciences), Berhampur University/National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), India.

1996-1998: M.Sc. (Marine Biology), Berhampur University, Odisha, India


2017: INSA grant to participate XII SCAR-Biology Symposium at Belgium.

2008: Outstanding poster presentation award in the PORSEC held at Guangzhou, China.

2005: Japanese Govt. (Monbukagakusho/MEXT) fellowship for carrying out higher studies in Japan.

2004: NF-POGO fellowship for visiting professor's training at NIO, Kochi.

2003: CSIR-Senior Research Fellowship.

Research Area

  • Marine Phytoplakton productivity by Carbon (13C, 14C), Nitrogen (15N), and Fluorescence (FRRF)-based techniques.
  • Marine Bio-physical Interactions, Biogeochemistry & Climate Change.
  • Marine Bio-Optics (phytoplankton absorption & functional types, CDOM) using sea-truth and satellite observations.

Professional Record

01-2021: Scientist-F, Ocean Sciences Group, ESSO-NCPOR, MoES, Goa.

01-2016: Scientist-E, Ocean Sciences Group, ESSO-NCAOR, MoES, Goa.                                                      

12-2011: Scientist-D, Ocean Sciences Group, ESSO-NCAOR, MoES, Goa.

04-2011: Post Doctoral Fellow, ISEE, Nagoya University, Japan.

04-2008: Research Student (D.Sc), Nagoya University, Japan.

04-2005: MEXT Researcher, Nagasaki University, Japan.

04-2003: CSIR-SRF, NIO-RC, Visakhapatnam.

11-2001: Field Biologist, WII, MoEF-CC, Dehradun.

09-1999: Project Trainee-III, NIO-RC, Visakhapatnam.