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Dr Kumar Velusamy

Associate Professor
National College

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Expertise

Geology

Micropaleontology - Coastal Ecology and Pollution: Sedimentology, Environmental Geology

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Dr Kumar Velusamy

1959 Male
Head, Department Of Geology (UAP), National College (Autonomous) Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India
, Tamil Nadu, India - 620001


Experience

  • Associate Professor

    Geology

    National College,Tirucirappalli


Qualification

  • Ph.D

    National College, Trichy

  • M.Phil

    University of Madras

  • M.Sc

    Government Arts College, Salem

  • B.Sc

    Presidency College, Chennai


Honours and Awards

1995

Tamil Nadu State N.S.S. Award

Government of Tamil Nadu

1995

Tamil Nadu State N.S.S. Award

Government of Tamil Nadu

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2020

Effect of inner shelf environments on the distribution of Recent Ostracoda from the southern part of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast coast of India

Bharathidasan University,T. SATISH

2020

Effect of inner shelf environments on the distribution of Recent benthic foraminifera, from off the coast of Manapad to Tiruchendur, Southeast coast of India (Thesis submitted)

Bharathidasan University,TWINKLE JACOB

2020

Benthic foraminiferal responses to inner shelf environments of the southern part of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast Coast of India (Thesis submitted)

Bharathidasan University,K.R. RETHIKALA

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2020

Effect of inner shelf environments on the distribution of Recent Ostracoda from the southern part of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast coast of India

Bharathidasan University,T. SATISH

2020

Effect of inner shelf environments on the distribution of Recent benthic foraminifera, from off the coast of Manapad to Tiruchendur, Southeast coast of India (Thesis submitted)

Bharathidasan University,TWINKLE JACOB

2020

Benthic foraminiferal responses to inner shelf environments of the southern part of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast Coast of India (Thesis submitted)

Bharathidasan University,K.R. RETHIKALA

2020

Benthic foraminiferal responses to inner shelf environments of the southern part of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast Coast of India (To be submitted)

Bharathidasan University,J. CHRISTINAL

2011

The study of benthic foraminifera from the Vellar river estuary, Tamilnadu and their ecological significance

Bharathidasan University,S.JEEVANANDAM

2011

Benthic foraminiferal responses to inner shelf environments of northern part of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast coast of India

Bharathidasan University,S. MOHAN

2010

Ecology and Distribution of Recent Benthic Foraminifera from the Inner Shelf Sediments of Gulf of Mannar, off Tuticorin, South East Coast of India

Bharathidasan University,T. GANGAIMANI

2003

Ecology and distribution of Recent benthic foraminifera from the shelf sediments of Bay of Bengal, off Chennai, TamilNadu

Bharathidasan University,K. SIVAKUMAR

1997

Ecology and distribution of Recent benthic foraminifera from the Coleroon river estuary, Tamilnadu

Bharathidasan University,D.SRINIVASAN

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2013

Board of Studies in Geology, Madras University, Chennai

Member

2011

Board of Studies in Geology, Alagappa University, Karaikudi

Member

2011

Board of studies in Geology (Both for UG and PG), Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli

Chairman

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2013

Board of Studies in Geology, Madras University, Chennai

Member

2011

Board of Studies in Geology, Alagappa University, Karaikudi

Member

2011

Board of studies in Geology (Both for UG and PG), Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli

Chairman

2008

Board of Studies in Geology (Both for UG and PG) Bharathidasan University, Trichy

Member

2006

Board of Studies in Geology, Madras University, Chennai

Member

2005

Board of studies in Geology (Both for UG and PG), Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli

Chairman

1998

Board of Studies in Geology (Both for UG and PG) Bharathidasan University, Trichy

Member

1993

Board of Studies in Geology Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

Member

1990

Board of Studies in Geology (Both for U.G. and P.G.) Bharathidasan University

Member

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Membership In Committees

2020

Geological Society of India, Bangalore

Life Member

2020

Paleontological Society of India, Lucknow

Life Member

2020

Environmental Society of India, Kharat

Member

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2020

Geological Society of India, Bangalore

Life Member

2020

Paleontological Society of India, Lucknow

Life Member

2020

Environmental Society of India, Kharat

Member

2020

Tiruchirapalli Fencing Sports Association

Secretary (2002- till now)

2020

National College, Trichy

Head of the Department (July 2019 to till date)

2018

Jeiram Arts & Science College, Kakkavadi, Karur

Principal (August 2017 – April 2018)

2018

Sri PSG Arts & Science College for women, Sankari

Principal (August 2018 – October 2018)

2017

National College

Head of the Department (June 2006 – May 2012; June 2015 to May 2017)

2015

Controller of Examinations

Controller (June 2012- May 2015)

2013

IQAC

Co-ordinator (2012-2013)

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Research Projects

Foraminifera as a tool to study the shallow subsurface and the Quaternary Geology of the Cauvery Delta region

Funding Agency : DST-SSS

Benthic foraminifera as a tool for Environmental impact assessment and sediment transport – A case study for the inner self of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast Coast of India

Funding Agency : DST-SERC

Benthic Foraminifera as a Pollution Indicator in the Gulf of Mannar, off Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency : DOD, OSTC

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Foraminifera as a tool to study the shallow subsurface and the Quaternary Geology of the Cauvery Delta region

Funding Agency : DST-SSS

Benthic foraminifera as a tool for Environmental impact assessment and sediment transport – A case study for the inner self of Gulf of Mannar, Southeast Coast of India

Funding Agency : DST-SERC

Benthic Foraminifera as a Pollution Indicator in the Gulf of Mannar, off Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency : DOD, OSTC

Benthic foraminiferal responses to marine pollution, off Chennai

Funding Agency : TNSCST (Major)

Ecology and Distribution of recent foraminifera from Coleroon river estuary, Tamil Nadu.

Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi

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Publications (30)