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Dr. Mohan K

Associate Professor

Employee ID50309
Educational details (Please mention all the degrees with latest first)
DegreePassed out yearSpecializationInstitute/University/ College
PhD2011Applied GeologyIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT KGP)
Post-Doctoral Experience if anyIndian Institute of Sciences, Bengaluru (IISc.)
Research Details
Areas of SpecializationMarine Micropaleontology, Paleoclimatology, Paleoceanography and Gas Hydrates
Scopus ID
H-index (scopus)9
Google Scholar ID
i10 index7
Completed Funded Project Details
Completed Funded Project TitleFunding Agency
Deep-Sea benthic foraminifera as evidence of marine gas hydrate occurrences and paleoceanographic changes at Northern Cascadia Margin.Department of Science and Technology (SERB) Govt. of India (25.90 Lakhs – Completed).
Last glacial-Holocene paleoclimatic and paleoceanographic evolution of Arabian Sea: Foramaniferal and Stable isotopic evidenceScience & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Govt. of India (~10.79 Lakhs/two years, Completed).
A high-resolution multi-proxy record of Neogene and paleoceanographic evolution of Southern Ocean link to Global Climate Change.Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Govt. of India (~32.26 Lakhs/three years, Completed)
Book / Book Chapter Published Details        
Saravanan. K, Dinagarapandi. P and Mohan. K (2020) Chapter 8: Landslide Vulnerability Mapping Using Geospatial Technology, book titled Sustainable Development Practices using GeoinformaticsScrivener Publishing LLC, Beverly, MA 01915, United States, ISBN: 9781119687115(June 2020).
Awards & Recognition Details
2022   SERB International Research Excellence

2018   INSA-Visiting Scientist for year of 2018-19.

2015    Mani Shankar Shukla Memorial Gold Medal by Paleontological Society of India

2014    DST Young Scientists for Fast Track Proposal

Major International Collaboration Details  – Academic Collaboration Details
·         Dr. Aradhna Tripati, Departments of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences; Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability; University of California, Los Angeles-90095, USA

·         Dr. Beth A. Christensen, 4Department of Environmental Science, School of Earth and Environment, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ, USA

·         Dr. P. Graham Mortyn , Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA) and Department of Geography, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain

·         Dr. L. Rodríguez-Sanz6, Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, Australia


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Editorial ExperienceAssociate editor in Geology, Ecology, and Landscapes

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