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Ph.D. Degree Awarded

SACON is the Research Center of Bharathiar University, Coimbatore and Manipal University, Manipal
S.No
Name of Ph.D. Scholar
Title of Thesis
Name of University
Year of Award
Name of Supervisor(s)
1. Dr. Umapathy G. Impacts of Habitat Fragmentation on the Arboreal Mammals in the wet evergreen Forests of the Anamalai Hills in the Western Ghats, South India Bharathiyar University 1998 Dr. Ajith Kumar
2. Dr. Prabhakar A. Impacts of Habitat Fragmentation on The Terrestrial Small Mammal Communities in the Tropical Rain Forest of the Anamalai Hills in the Western Ghats, South India Bharathiyar University 1998 Dr. Ajith Kumar
3. Dr. Gokula V. Bird Communities of the Thorn and Dry Deciduous Forests in Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, South India Bharathiyar University 1998 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
4. Dr. Maya V. Mahajan A Study of The Ecology of select Species of weeds in different Vegetation types of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve. Bharathiyar University 2000 Dr. P.A. Azeez
5. Dr. Arun P.R. Seasonality and abundance of Insects with Special reference to Butterflies (Lepidoptera : Rhopalocera) in a Moist Deciduous Forest of Siruvani, Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, South India. Bharathiyar University 2000 Dr. V. S. Vijayan
6. Dr. Rajasekaran A. Ecology and Utilization of Medicinal Plants with Special reference to Select Tribal groups in the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve Bharathiyar University 2000 Dr. S. N. Prasad
7. Dr. Sivakumar K. A Study on the Breeding biology of the Nicobar Megapode Megapodius Nicobariensis. Bharathiyar University 2000 Dr. Ravi Sankaran
8. Dr. Divya Cauvery Mudappa B. Ecology of Brown Palm Civet Paradoxurus Jerdoni in the Tropical Rainforests of the Western Ghats, India Bharathiyar University 2001 Dr. Ajith Kumar
9. Dr. Krishnamani R. Phyto-Ecology of the Lion-Tailed Macaque (Macaca silenus) Habitats in Southern India Bharathiyar University 2002 Dr. Ajith Kumar
10. Dr. (Sr.) Nirmala T. Ecology of Bird Communities in Anaikatty Hills, Coimbatore. Bharathiyar University 2002 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
11. Dr. Mohanraj R. Air Quality of Coimbatore With emphasis on Respirable suspended Particulate Matter Bharathiyar University 2002 Dr. P. A. Azeez
12. Dr. Maheswaran B. Habitat Utilization by Malabar Grey Hornbill at Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Western Ghats Bharathiyar University 2002 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
13. Dr. Mathews Nixon Armstrong A. Population and Resource utilization by Reptiles in Upper Nilgiris, Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, Western Ghats, India. Bharathiyar University 2005 Dr. S. Bhupathy
14. Dr. Eswaran R. Ecological studies of Insect communities in Anaikatty hills Bharathiyar University 2006 Dr. P. Pramod
15. Dr.Somasundaram S. Status and Ecology of the Nilgiri Wood Pigeon in the Western Ghats. Bharathiyar University 2006 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
16. Dr.Debanik Mukherjee Resource Utilization Patterns of Reptiles in the Tropical Dry Mixed Deciduous Forest of Anaikatty Hills, Western Ghats, India Bharathiyar University 2007 Dr. S. Bhupathy
17. Dr. Uma J Vindo Status and Ecology of the Nilgiri Pipit in the Western Ghats Bharathiyar University 2007 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
18. Dr. Jayakumar R. Heavy metal contamination in the fishes of Inland wetlands of India Bharathiyar University 2007 Dr. S. Muralidharan
19. Dr.Basundhara Chettri Distribution and Resource use patterns of Reptiles along the Teesta Valley, Eastern Himalayas, Sikkim, India Bharathiyar University 2007 Dr. S. Bhupathy
20. Dr. Anjan Kumar Prusty B. Distribution of Select Nutrients and Metals in the Soils of a Wetland-Terrestrial Ecosystems Complex : A Case Study of Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, India Bharathiyar University 2007 Dr. P. A. Azeez
21. Dr. Balakrishnan P. Status, Distribution and Ecology of the Grey-Headed Bulbul Pycnonotus Priocephalus in the Western Ghats, India Bharathiyar University 2007 Dr. V. S. Vijayan
22. Dr. Gunasekaran K. Studies on Taxonomy, Ecology, Distribution and Conservation values of Sthalavrikshas (Temple Plants) in Tamil Nadu, South India Bharathiyar University 2007 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
23. Dr. Anoop Das K.S. Bird Community structure along the altitudinal gradient in Silent Valley National Park, Western Ghats, India Bharathiyar University 2008 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
24. Dr. Bhoj Kumar Acharya Bird Communities and their Distribution pattern along the elevation gradient of Teesta Vally, Sikkim Bharathiyar University 2008 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
25. Dr. Jaya Thapa Communities of small mammals and small carnivores in the Teesta River Basin, Sikkim Himalaya, India Bharathiyar University 2008 Dr. S. Bhupathy
26. Dr. Baladhandapani M. Techno-economic Assessment of Physio-Chemical and anaerobic Treatment of Textile Wastewater from the Textile Industrial clusters in Tiruppur. Bharathiyar University 2008 Dr. P. A. Azeez
27. Dr. Dhananjayan V. Levels of organic Contaminates and select Biomarkers in the birds of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu, India Bharathiyar University 2009 Dr. S. Muralidharan
28. Dr. Ezhilarasi N.

 

Status and Ecology of the Andaman Crake Bharathiyar University 2009 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
29. Dr. Manchi Shirish S. Breeding Ecology of the Edible-nest Swiftlet Aerodramus fuciphagus and the Glossy Swiftlet Collocalia esculenta in the Andaman Islands, India Bharathiyar University 2009 Dr. P. Pramod /

Dr. R. Ravisankar

30. Dr.M. A. Rajamamannan Avifaunal diversity of the Andaman Islands Bharathiyar University 2010 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
31. Dr. E. Santhoshkumar Studies on frugivory and Seed dispersal by Indian Grey Hornbill, Ocyceros birostris in Sathyamangalam Forest Division, Eastern Ghats Bharathiyar University 2010 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
32. Dr. Rachna Chandra Nutrients and Metals in soils and Plants in Araku, AP, Inida Bharathiyar University 2010 Dr. P. A. Azeez
33. Dr. N. Sheeba Ecology and conservation of spot-billed pelican Bharathiyar University 2011 Dr. Lalitha Vijayan
34. Dr. J. Gokulakrishnan Ecology of sea turtles along the Nagapattinam coast, Bay of Bengal Bharathiyar University 2011 Dr. S. Bhupathy
35. Dr. Srinivas G. Ecology of amphibians in high wavy mountains, Western Ghats Bharathiyar University 2011 Dr. S. Bhupathy
36. Dr. Nikhil Raj P.P. An analysis of environmental changes in the Bharathapuzha River basin, Southern India”. Bharathiyar University 2011 Dr. P. A. Azeez
37. Dr. Ramesh C. Ecology of the Indian python in Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur Bharathiyar University 2012 Dr. S. Bhupathy
38. Dr. Aruna R.

 

Frugivory and seed dispersal by birds in mixed dry deciduous and scrub forests, southern India Bharathiyar University 2012 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
39. Dr. Jayanthi P. Organochlorine pesticides residues in the commercial marine fishes of Coimbatore and their suitability for human consumption Bharathiyar University `2012 Dr. S. Muralidharan
40. Dr. Chetan Nag Addressing the issue of taxonomic position of peninsular Indian Hanuman langurs (Semnopithecus entellus) through a multidisciplinary approach Bharathiyar University 2013 Dr. P. Pramod
41. Dr. Dhanya R. Urbanization and environmental transition: A study on the impact of developmental activities with special reference to EMR on the House Sparrows. Bharathiyar University 2013 Dr. P. A. Azeez
42. Dr. Alaguraj A. Organic contaminants in the marine fishes available in Coimbatore and their suitability for human consumption Bharathiyar University 2013 Dr. S. Muralidharan
43. Dr. Nehru P.

 

Floristic diversity, dynamics and recovery of littoral forests of Nicobar Islands, India-a post Tsunami scenario Bharathiyar University 2013 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
44. Dr. Anbarasu C. Avian frugivory and seed dispersal in the shola forests of Nilgiris, Western Ghats, India. Bharathiyar University 2014 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
45. Dr. Ranjini J. Adaptation and tolerance of birds to urbanization – a critical evaluation with emphasis on life strategy Bharathiyar University 2014 Dr. P. A. Azeez
46. Dr. Jayakumar S. Impact of agricultural pesticides on the population status and breeding success of select species of fish-eating birds in Tamil Nadu Bharathiyar University 2014 Dr. S. Muralidharan
47. Dr. Rajan P. Bird community of Andaman Island with emphasis on human associated and introduced birds Bharathiyar University 2014 Dr. P. Pramod
48. Dr. K. Ganesan Comparative study on pesticide residues in select components of an agro ecosystem adopting organic and chemical farming in Padayetti village, Palakkad District, Kerala Bharathiyar University 2015 Dr. S. Muralidharan
49. Dr. K. Santhosh Status, ecology and conservation of Lion Tailed Macaque in Sirsi-Honnavara forests of Western Ghats, Karnataka Bharathiyar University 2016 Dr. H. N. Kumara
50. Dr. Mohd. Zeeshan Malik Assessment of environmental changes in three districts (Jammu, Rajouri & Ramban) representing altitudinal gradients in Jammu region. Bharathiyar University 2017 Dr. P. A. Azeez
51. Dr. K. Nishad Usage and application of real time and continuous environmental data for climate change adaptation. Bharathiyar University 2017 Dr. P. A. Azeez

Ph.D. Scholars Registered

SACON is the Research Center of Bharathiar University, Coimbatore and Manipal University, Manipal
S.No Name of Ph.D. Scholar Title of Thesis Name of University Year of Ph.D Registration Name of Supervisor(s)
1. Mr. L. Joseph Reginald Diversity and habitat preference of bats (Order Chiroptera) of Coimbatore Bharathiyar University      2007 Dr. P. Pramod
2. Mr.A.P. Zaibin Insular biogeography of Nicobar Islands from a bird community perspective Bharathiyar University      2009 Dr. P. Pramod
3. Mr. R. Chandran Impacts of environmental education on higher education students Bharathiyar University      2011 Dr. P. A. Azeez
4. Mr. Jins, J.V Reptile communities of Agasthiyamalai Hills, Western Ghats Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. P. A. Azeez
5. Ms. Madhumita Panigrahi Bird communities of Agasthiyamalai Hills, Western Ghats Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. P. A. Azeez
6. Mr. Kirubhanandhini V. Levels of metal contamination in select species of birds Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. S. Muralidhran
7. Ms. Suhirtha Muhil M. Ecology of Odonates in the Coimbatore Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. P. Pramod
8.

Ms. Akshaya Mohan Mane

Population dispersal studies of Edible nest Swiftlet in Andaman & Nicobar islands, India Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. Manchi Shirish S.
9. Mr. Ramesh Kumar S. Environmental Impacts of Wind power generation with special reference to birds in Kutch District, Gujarat. Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. P. R. Arun
10. Mr. Mohd. Samsoor Ali Waterbird Assemblage of Human-Made Wetlands in Bhachau Taluk, Kutch District, Gujarat, India Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. P. R. Arun
11. Mr. B Shantha Kumar Impact of developmental activities on bird communities along Sutlej river basin, Himachal Pradesh Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. P. R. Arun
12. Mr. Manikandan P. Study on nest tree preferences by cavity nesting birds in the riparian forests of Athikadavu Valley, Western Ghats Bharathiyar University      2012 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
13. Ms. Mythreyi Devarajan Impact of pesticides on select components of a rice field ecosystem Bharathiyar University      2013 Dr. S. Muralidharan
14. Mr. Roy Aditya Ashimkumar Effects of environmental contaminants on ecology and breeding biology of Gyps vultures Bharathiyar University      2013 Dr. S. Muralidharan
15. Mr. Arijit Pal A study on reproductive behavior of Nicobar long tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis umbrosa) in Nicobar Islands, India – Manipal University Manipal University      2013 Dr. H N Kumara
16. Mr. Anoop V. Impacts of Wind power generation on select faunal components of a dry deciduous forest at Harpanahalli, Davangere Bharathiyar University      2014 Dr. P. R. Arun
17. Mr. L. Prakash

 

A study on the flora of Sathyamangam Tiger Reserve, Southern Eastern Ghats, Tamil Nadu Bharathiyar University      2014 Dr. P. Balasubramanian
18. Ms.Divya Priya Spatial and temporal variations of call & song repertoire in Common Iora in selected locations of Westeren Ghats. Bharathiyar University      2014 Dr. P Pramod
19. Ms. Chaitra shree Dynamics of biodiversity in paddy fields: A study of indicator communities Bharathiyar University      2014 Dr. P Pramod
20. Mr. Parthasarathi Misra Aggression and post-conflict affiliation in Nicobar long-tailed macaques Macaca fascicularis umbrosa Bharathiyar University      2014 Dr. H. N. Kumara
21. Ms. Aditi Mukherjee Burrow use patterns

by terrestrial vertebrates in Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, India

Manipal University      2014 Dr. H. N. Kumara
22. WG. CDR. Srinidhi S. Assessment of management strategies of bird hazards to aircrafts in select Indian Air force airfields. Manipal University      2014 Dr. P Pramod
23. Mr. Avadhoot D Velankar Population status and resource utilization of Nicobar long-tailed macaque Macaca fascicularis umbrosa in Nicobar Islands, India Manipal University        2014 Dr. H. N. Kumara
24. Mr. Suresh Marimuthu S. Occupancy and Distribution pattern of Owls in Andaman Islands with special reference to Community Assembly Rules Manipal University        2015 Dr. S. Babu
25. Mr. Pankaj Pramod Koparde Molecular phylogeny and comparative phylogeography of owlets in India Manipal University        2015 Dr. Shomita Mukherjee
26. Mr. Joydeep Shil Feeding Ecology and social structure of golden langur (Trachypitheus geei) in secondary forests of chakrashila wildlife sanctuary, India. Manipal University        2015 Dr. H. N. Kumara
27. Mr. Golusu Babu Rao Assemblage of shorebirds in Sindhudurg district, Maharashtra Manipal University        2015 Dr. S. Babu
28. Ms. Aakriti Singh Ecology of elephants (Elephas maximus) and their interactions with humans in South-West Bengal, India Manipal University 2017 Dr. H. N. Kumara

A two year Masters Course in `Ornithology and Conservation Biology’ will be offered by SACON from the Academic Year 2018. The course will be conducted once in two years, wherein 10 Indian and 2 foreign students will be admitted through `On-Line’ entrance examination followed by interview. Details of the course including syllabus and `On-Line’ entrance examination will be advertised during February 2018 in SACON’s website.

Name of the Programme
Fees
Ph.D (Affiliated to Bharathiar University, Coimbatore and Manipal University, Manipal). For details on admission procedure and university fee kindly see at www.b-u.ac.in www.manipal.edu 10000/- per year
M.Phil (Affiliated to Bharathiar University, Coimbatore) 8000/- One time fee
MSc (Field based Dissertation work) 3000/- one time fee
MSc (Laboratory based Dissertation work) 5000/- one time fee
Intern project (Field based work) 1000/- one time fee
Intern project (Laboratory based work) 2000/- one time fee

For details contact : Dr P Balasubramanian, Principal Scientist;

Phone: 0422/2203100; 2203109

Email:salimalicentre@gmail.com

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