CERC - Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing of Canada’s New Arctic Frontier

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Srikanth Ayyla Somayajula

PhD Student

Contact information:
Université Laval,
Pavillon Alexandre-Vachon
1045, avenue de la Médecine
Local VCH-2064,
Quebec, (Quebec) G1V 0A6 Canada

Phone: 418-656-2131 ext. 3198
Fax: 418-656-2339
Email :

Education:
Master of Philosophy in Physics, Annamalai University, (2009), India
Master of Science in Space Physics,Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India, (2002)
Research Scholar, Department of Physics, Sri Venkateswara University (September 2004 – September 2005)
Junior Research Fellow, Center for Studies on Bay of Bengal, Andhra University in SATCORE project (February 2008- July 2009)
Senior Research Fellow,Center for Studies on Bay of Bengal, Andhra University in SATCORE project (August 2009 - August 2011)
Project Scientist, Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS), Hyderabad, India (September 2011- August 2012)

Research Interests :
Ocean Color Remote Sensing
Radiative Transfer modeling
Ecosystem modeling & Primary Productivity
Bio Optics
Optical Properties of Water (Inherent & Apparent Optical Properties)
Atomic & Molecular Spectroscopy

Publications:
Remote Sensing of the Chlorophyll concentration in Coastal Waters along East Coast of India: Pre-Algorithmic Investigations into the optical coherency of surface and in-situ measurements” International Journal of Oceans and Oceanography. ISSN 0973-2667 Volume 5, Number 1 (2011), pp. 35-42.

Rao, S. A., et al. (2011), Modulation of SST, SSS over northern Bay of Bengal on ISO time scale, J. Geophys. Res., 116, C09026, doi:10.1029/2010JC006804

Phytoplankton Dynamics and Seasonality in Visakhapatnam Coastal Waters along East Coast of India using Hyperspectral Derivative Spectra” International Journal of Oceans and Oceanography. ISSN 0973-2667 Volume 5, Number 2 (2011), pp. 157-167