A.N. Balchand obtained his postgraduate degree (1980) as well as doctorate (1984) from Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), India, in Oceanography. His doctoral work was in the area Environmental oceanography – Dynamics and pollution aspects of coastal aquatic waters. In 1985 he proceeded on a commonwealth fellowship to PML, Plymouth, UK. He joined the Faculty of Marine Sciences in 1990 and currently serves as Professor at the Department of Physical Oceanography of CUSAT. The work presented here is part of a project supported by DST (India).
Articles By A.N. Balchand
In this new study, Cochin, the second largest harbour on the west coast of India, is thoroughly examined for environmental impacts during and after dredging.