Geosciences Division Publications

2016

  • Bhavya P.S., S. Kumar, G.V.M. Gupta, K.V. Sudharma, V. Sudheesh, K. R. Dhanya, 2016, ''Carbon isotopic composition of suspended particulate matter and dissolved inorganic carbon in the Cochin estuary during post-monsoon, Current Science, 110(8), 1539-1543. 
  • Bhavya P.S., S. Kumar, G. V. M. Gupta, V. Sudheesh, K. V. Sudharma, D., S. Varrier, K. R. Dhanya and N. Saravanane ,2016, ''Nitrogen uptake dynamics in a tropical eutrophic estuary (Cochin, India) and adjacent coastal waters'', Estuaries and Coasts, 39, 54-67, doi: 10.1007/s12237-015-9982-y.
  • Boreddy, S.K.R., Kawamura, K., Srinivas, B. and Sarin, M.M., 2016, Hygroscopic growth of particles nebulized from water-soluble extracts of PM2.5 aerosols over the Bay of Bengal: Influence of heterogeneity in air masses and formation pathways. Science of the Total Environment 544 (2016) 661-669. Environment 122 (2015) 737-747
  • Francis, T., Sarin, M.M., and Rengarajan, R., 2016, Atmospheric SO2 oxidation efficiency over a semi-arid region: Seasonal patterns from observations and GEOS-Chem model. Atmospheric Environment 125 (2016) 383-395
  • Jeelani, Gh., Rouf A. Shah, Noble, Jacob., and Deshpande, R. D., Estimation of snow and glacier melt contribution to Liddar stream in a mountainous catchment, western Himalaya: an isotopic approach, Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies, DOI: 10.1080/10256016.2016.1186671 (2016). (published on 31 May 2016)
  • Kaur-Kahlon, G., Kumar, S., Rehnstam-Holm, A., Rai, A., Bhavya, P.S., Edler, L., Singh, A., Andersson, B., Karunasagar, I., Ramesh, R., Godhe, A.,2016,''Aquatic Response of a coastal tropical pelagic microbial community to changed salinity and temperature, Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 77, 37-50.
  • Krishnamoorthy, K., Satheesh, S.K., Sarin, M.M., and Panday, A.K., 2016, South Asian aerosols in perspective: Preface to the special issue. Atmospheric Environment 125 (2016) 307-311
  • Laskar, A.H., Yadava, M. G., and Ramesh, R., 2016 “Stable and radioactive carbon in forest soils of Chhattisgarh, Central India: implications for tropical soil carbon dynamics and stable carbon isotope evolution”, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol. 123, pp. 47-57
  • Midhun, M., and Ramesh, R., (2016) Validation of d18O as a proxy for past monsoon rain by multi-GCM simulations, Climate Dynamics, Volume 46, Issue 5, pp 1371–1385.
  • Ram, K., Singh, S., Sarin, M.M., Srivastava, A.K., and Tripathi, S.N., 2016, Variability in aerosol optical properties over an urban site, Kanpur, in the Indo-Gangetic Plain: A case study of fog and haze events. Atmospheric Research 174-175 (2016) 52-61.
  • Rastogi, N., Singh, A., Sarin, M. M., and Singh, D., 2016 Temporal variability of primary and secondary aerosols over northern India: Impact of biomass burning emissions. , Atmospheric Environment 125 (2016) 396-403
  • Sarkar, A., Deshpande Mukherjee, A., Bera, M. K., Das, B., Juyal, N., Morthekai, P., Deshpande, R. D., Shinde, V. S., and Rao, L. S., Oxygen isotope in archaeological bioapatites from India: Implications to climate change and decline of Bronze Age Harappan civilization. Sci. Rep. 6, 26555; doi: 10.1038/srep26555 (2016). (accepted on 25 May 2016)
  • Sarkar, S., Prakasam, M., Banerji, U.S., Bhushan, R., Kumar, P. and Meena, N.K. (2016) “Rapid sedimentation history of Rewalsar Lake, Lesser Himalaya, India during the last fifty years - Estimated using 137Cs and 210Pb dating techniques: A comparative study with other North-Western Himalayan Lakes”. Himalayan Geology, v. 37 (1), pp. 1-7.
  • Singh, A., Rastogi, N., Patel, A., Satish, R.V., and Singh, D., 2016. Size-segregated characteristics of carbonaceous aerosols over the northwestern Indo-Gangetic Plain: Year round temporal behavior. Aerosol and Air Quality Research,. Volume 16, No. 7, July 2016, Pages 1615-1624
  • Singh, A., Srivastava, R., Rastogi, N., and Singh, D., 2016. Absorbing and Scattering Aerosols over the Source Region of Biomass Burning Emissions: Implications in the Assessment of Optical and Radiative Properties. Atmospheric Environment 127, 61-68.
  • Singh, A., Tiwari, S., Sharma, D., Singh, D., Tiwari, S., Srivastava, A.K., Rastogi, N., and Singh, A.K., 2016. Characterization and radiative impact of dust aerosols over northwestern part of India: a case study during a severe dust storm. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, v. 128, pp 1-14.
  • Srinivas B., Andersson, A., Sarin, M.M., Sheesley, R.J., Kirillova, E., Rengarajan, R., Sudheer, A.K., Ram, K., and Gustafsson, O., 2016. Dual carbon isotope characterization of total organic carbon in wintertime carbonaceous aerosols from northern India, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, doi: 10.1002/2016JD024880. (Issue online:26 May 2016, Version of record online:7 May 2016, Accepted manuscript online:30 March 2016, Manuscript Accepted:25 March 2016, Manuscript Revised:22 March 2016, Manuscript Received:30 January 2016
  • Srinivas, B., Rastogi, N., Sarin, M.M., Singh, A., and Singh, D., 2016. Mass absorption efficiency of light absorbing organic aerosols from source region of paddy-residue burning emissions in the Indo-Gangetic Plain. Atmospheric Environment, v.125, 360-370.
  • Sudheer, A.K., Aslam, M.Y., Upadhyay, M., Rengarajan, R., Bhushan, R., Rathore, J.S., Singh, S.K. and Kumar, S., (2016) Carbonaceous Aerosol over semi-arid region of western India: Heterogeneity in sources and characteristics, Atmospheric Research. Volumes 178–179, 1 September 2016, Pages 268–278
  • Unnikrishnan Warrier, C., Praveen Babu, M., Sudheesh, M., and Deshpande, R. D., Studies on stable isotopic composition of daily rainfall from Kozhikode, Kerala, India, Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies, DOI: 10.1080/10256016.2016.1103238 (2015). (online published on 2016 Jun;52(3):219-30)
  • Yadava, M.G., Ramesh, R., Narayana, A. C., and Jani, R. A., 2016, “Stable Oxygen and Hydrogen Isotopes in Drip and Rain Waters at the Belum Cave, Andhra Pradesh, India”, Journal of Climate Change, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 113–122.

 

2015

  • Agrawal, S., Srivastava, P., Sonam, Meena, N.K., Rai, S.K., Bhushan, R., Misra, D.K. and Gupta, A.K. (2015) “Stable (delta-13C and delta-15N) isotopes and magnetic susceptibility record of late Holocene climate change from a lake profile of the northeast Himalaya”. Journal of the Geological Society of India, v. 86 (6), pp. 696-705.
  • Banerji, U.S., Pandey, S., Bhushan, R. and Juyal, N. (2015) “Mid-Holocene climate and land-sea interaction along the southern coast of Saurashtra, western India”. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, v. 111, pp. 428-439.
  • Godhe, A., Narayanaswamy, C., Klais, R., Moorthy, K.S. V., Ramesh, R., Rai, A., Reddy, H.R.V., (2015) Long-term patterns of net phytoplankton and hydrography in coastal SE Arabian Sea: What can be inferred from genus level data? Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 1-7.
  • Hood, R. R., Bange, H.W., Beal, L., Beckley, L. E., Burkill, P., Cowie, G.L., D’Adamo, N., Ganssen, G., Hendon, H., Hermes, J., Honda, M., McPhaden, M., Roberts, M., Singh, S., Urban, E., Yu, W.; The Second International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE-2): Science Plan; SCOR, 2015, 149 pp.
  • Kiran, R., Krishna, V.V. J., Naik, B.G., Mahalakshmi, G., Rengarajan, R., Mazumdar, A., Sarma, N. S., 2015. Can hydrocarbons in coastal sediments be related to terrestrial flux? A case study of Godavari river discharge (Bay of Bengal), Current Science, 108, 96-100.
  • Laskar, A. H., Ramesh, R., Burman, J., Midhun, M., Yadava, M. G., Jani, R. A., and Gandhi, N., (2015) Stable Isotopic Characterization of Nor’westers of Southern Assam, NE India, Journal of Climate Change, v. 1, (1-2), pp. 75–87.
  • Lekshmy, P. R, Midhun, M., and Ramesh, R., (2015) Spatial variation of amount effect over peninsular India and Sri Lanka: Role of seasonality, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, 5500–5507.
  • Löscher, C. R., Fischer, M. A., Neulinger, S. C., Fiedler, B., Philippi, M., Schütte, F., Singh, A., Hauss, H., Karstensen, J., Körtzinger, A., Künzel, S., and Schmitz, R.A., (2015), Hidden biosphere in an oxygen-deficient Atlantic open-ocean eddy: future implications of ocean deoxygenation on primary production in the eastern tropical North Atlantic, Biogeosciences, 12, 7467-7482
  • Managave , S. R., Jani, R. A., Narayana Rao, T., Sunilkumar, K., Satheeshkumar, S., and Ramesh, R., 2015, “Intra-event isotope and raindrop size data of tropical rain reveal effects concealed by event averaged data’’, Climate Dynamics, pp.1-7
  • Narayana C.A., Manish, T., Yadava, M.G., Nguyen, C. D., Chuan-Chou, S., Belgaonkar, Sarang P., Ramesh, R., Laskar, A.H., 2015, “Stalagmite 18O variations in southern India reveal divergent trends of Indian Summer Monsoon and East Asian Summer Monsoon during the last interglacial”, Quaternary International, v. DOI: 10.1016/j.quaint.2014.12.014. (in press article)
  • Rastogi, N., Patel, A., Singh, A., and Singh, D. 2015. Diurnal variability in secondary organic aerosol formation over the Indo-Gangetic Plain during winter using online measurement of water-soluble organic carbon. Aerosol and Air Quality Research 15, 2225-2231. DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.02.0097.
  • Rengarajan, R., Sarma, V.V.S.S., 2015. Submarine groundwater discharge and nutrient addition to the coastal zone of the Godavari estuary, Mar. Chem., V. 172, pp. 57–69
  • Srinivas, B., and Sarin, M.M., Atmospheric deposition of phosphorus to the North Indian Ocean. Current Science 108 (7) (2015) 1300-1305
  • Srinivas, B., Sarin, M. M., and Chinni, V., 2015, Atmospheric 210Pb and anthropogenic trace metals in the continental outflow to the Bay of Bengal. Atmospheric
  • Sudheer, A.K., and Rengarajan, R., (2015): Time-resolved inorganic chemical composition of fine aerosol and associated precursor gases over an urban environment in western India: Gas-aerosol equilibrium characteristics, Atmospheric Environment, 109, 217-227.
  • Sudheer, A.K., Rengarajan, R., and Sheel, V., 2015. Secondary organic aerosol over an urban environment in a semi–arid region of western India, Atmospheric Pollution Research, 6, 11-20.
  • Tripathy G.R. and Singh S.K., Re-Os depositional age for black shales from the Kaimur Group, Upper Vindhyan, India, Chemical Geology, v. 413, 63-72, 2015.

2014

  • Bhushan, R., Dutta, K., Agnihotri, R., Rengarajan, R. and Singh, S. P., 2014, “Decadal Variations in Oceanic Properties of the Arabian Sea Water Column Since GEOSECS”, Radiocarbon, v. 56, Issue. 1, p. 313-325. 
  • Kellman L., S. Kumar and A. Diochon, 2014,'' Soil nitrogen dynamics within profiles of a managed temperate forest chronosequence point to long-term harvesting-induced soil nitrogen losses'', Journal of Geophysical Research- Biogeosciences, 119,1309-1321, doi: 10.1002/2013JG002469.
  • Qurban M.A., Balala, A. C., Kumar, S., Bhavya, P. S. and Wafar, M., 2014, “Primary production in the northern Red Sea “, Journal of Marine Systems, v. 132, p. 75-82.
  • Rajput, P. and Sarin, M. M., 2014, “Polar and non-polar organic aerosols from large-scale agricultural-waste burning emissions in Northern India: Implications to organic mass-to organic carbon ratio “, Chemosphere, v. 103, p. 74-79.
  • Rajput, P., Sarin, M. M., Sharma, D. and Singh, D., 2014, “Characteristics and emission budget of carbonaceous species from agricultural-waste burning in source region of Indo-Gangetic Plain”, Tellus-B, v. 66, 21026.
  • Ram, K., Tripathi, S. N., Sarin, M. M. and Bhattu, D., 2014, “Primary and secondary aerosols from an urban site (Kanpur) in the Indo-Gangetic Plain: Impact on CCN, CN concentrations and optical properties “, Atmospheric Environment, v. 89, p. 655-663 [ june 2014]
  • Rastogi, N., Singh, A., Singh, D. and Sarin, M. M., 2014, “Chemical characteristics of PM2.5 at a source region of biomass burning emissions: Evidence for secondary aerosol formation”, Environmental Pollution, v. 184, p. 563-569.
  • Singh, A., Rajput, P., Sharma, D., Sarin, M.M. and Singh, D., 2014, “Black carbon and elemental carbon from post-harvest agricultural-waste burning emissions in the Indo-Gangetic ”, Plain Advances in Meteorology, doi.org/10.1155/2014/179301
  • Singh, A., Ramesh, R. and Godhe, A., 2014, “Inter- and intra-specific carbon and nitrogen assimilation by dinoflagellate and diatom species“, Current Science, v. 106, Issue 6, p. 867-870.
  • Singh, S. P., Singh, S. K., Bhushan, R., 2014, “Dissolved Boron in the Tapi, Narmada and the Mandovi Estuaries, the Western Coast of India: Evidence for Conservative Behavior ”, Estuaries and Coasts, v. 5, p. 1-11.
  • Srinivas, B. and Sarin, M.M., 2014, “Brown carbon in atmospheric outflow from the Indo- Gangetc Plain: Mass absorption efficiency and temporal variability “,Atmospheric Environment, v. 89, 835-843, , doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.03.030
  • Tripathy, G. R., Singh, S. K. and Ramaswamy, V., 2014, “Major and trace element geochemistry of Bay of Bengal sediments: implications to provenances and their controlling factors ”, revision submitted to Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 397, p. 20-30.

2013

  • Deshpande, R.D., Muraleedharan, P.M., Singh, R.L., Kumar, B., Rao, M.S., Dave, M., Sivakumar, K.U., Gupta, S.K., 2013 “Spatio-temporal distributions of δ18O, δD and salinity in the Arabian Sea: Identifying processes and controls”, Marine Chemistry, v. 157, p. 144-161.
  • Laskar, A. H., Yadava, M. G., Ramesh, R., Polyak, V. J. and Asmerom, Y., 2013, “A 4 kyr stalagmite oxygen isotopic record of the past Indian Summer Monsoon in the Andaman Islands”, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, v. 14, Issue 9, p. 3555–3566.
  • Laskar, A. H., Yadava, M.G., Sharma, N., Ramesh, R., 2013, “Late-Holocene climate in the Lower Narmada valley, Gujarat, western India, inferred using sedimentary carbon and oxygen isotope ratios”, The Holocene, v. 23, Issue. 8, p. 1115-1122.
  • Midhun, M., Lekshmy, P. R. and Ramesh, R., 2013, “Hydrogen and oxygen isotopic compositions of water vapor over the Bay of Bengal during monsoon”, Geophys. Res. Lett., v. 40, p. 6324–6328
  • Ray, J.S., Pande, K., Bhutani, R., Shukla, A.D., Rai, V.K., Kumar, A., Awasthi, N., Smitha, R.S., and Panda, D.K., 2013, “Age and geochemistry of Newania dolomite carbonatites, India: implications for the source of primary carbonatite magma”, Contrib. Mineral Petrol., v. 166, p. 1613-1632.
  • Singh, S. P., Singh, S. K. and Bhushan, R., 2013, “Internal cycling of dissolved barium in water column of the Bay of Bengal”, under revision, Marine Chemistry, v. 154, p. 12–23.
  • Srinivas, B. and Sarin, M. M., 2013, “Light absorbing organic aerosols (brown carbon) over the tropical Indian Ocean: Impact of biomass burning emissions “,Environ. Res. Lett., 8 (044042)
  • Tripathy, G. R., Singh, S. K., and Bhu, H, 2013, “Re-Os isotopes and major and trace element geochemistry of carbonaceous shales, Aravalli Supergroup, India ”, Chemical Geology, v. 354, p. 93-106.

 2012

  • Goswami, V., Singh, S. K., Bhushan, R. (2012) Dissolved redox sensitive elements, Re, U And Mo in intense denitrification zone of the Arabian Sea,Chemical Geology 291,256-268. 
  • Rahaman, W., Singh, S.K. (2012) Sr and 87Sr/86Sr in estuaries of western India: Impact of submarine groundwater discharge, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta,doi:10.1016/j.gca.2012.02.025. 
  • Ray, J.S., Mahoney, J.J., DunCan, R.A., Ray, J., Wessel, P., Naar, D. (2012) Chronology and geochemistry of lavas from the Nazca Ridge and Easter Seamount Chain: a~30 Myr hotspot record, journal of petrology 53,1417-1448. 
  • Kumar, A., Sudheer, A.K., Goswami, V., Bhushan, R. (2012) Influence of continental outflow on aerosol chemical characteristics over the Arabian Sea during winter, Atmospeheric Environment 50, 182-191,doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.12.040 
  • Morthekai, P., Thomas, J., Pandian, M.S., Balaram, V., Singhvi, A.K. (2012) Variable range hopping mechanism in band-tail states K-feldspars-a time resolved IRSL study,Radiation Measurements,10.1016/j.radmeas.2012.03.007. 
  • Tyagi, A.K., Shukla, A.D., Bhushan, R., Thakker, P.S., Thakkar, M.G., and Juyal, N. (2012) Mid-Holocene sedimentation and landscape evolution in the western Great rann of Kachchh, India,Geomorphology 151-152,89-98. 

 


2011

  • Gandhi, N., Singh, A., Prakash, S., Ramesh, R., Raman, M., Sheshshayee, M.S., And Shetye, S. (2011) First direct measurements of N2 fixation during a Trichodesmium bloom in the easternArabian Sea, Global Biogeochemical Cycles 25,GB4014, doi:10.1029/2010 GB003970. 
  • Biswas, R.H., Morthekai, P., Gartia, R.K., Chawla, S., and Singhvi, A.K., (2011) Thermoluminescences of Meteorite Interior: a possible tool for the estimation of cosmic ray exposure ages, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 304,36-44. 
  • Singh, S.P., Singh, S.K., Bhushan, R. (2011) Behavior of dissolved redox sensitives elements(U,Mo and Re) in the water columm of the Bay of Bengal, Marine Chemistry, doi:10.1016/j/marchem.2011.4.001. 
  • Sano, M., Ramesh, R., Sheshshayee, M.S., Sukumar, R. (2011) Increasing aridity during the past 223 years in the Nepal Himalaya inferred from a tree -ring d180 chronology, The Holocene ,DOI:10.1177/0959683611430338. 
  • Rajput, P., Sarin, M.M., Rengarajan, R., Singh, D. (2011) Atmospheric polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons(PAHs) from post-harvest biomass burning emissions in the Indo-Gangentic Plain: Isomer ratios and temporal trends , Atmospheric Enviroment 45,6732-6740. 
  • Kumar, S., Finlay, J.C., and Sterner, R.W. (2011) Stable isotopic composition of suspended particular matter in lake Superior: Implication for nutrient cycling and organic matter transformation, Biogeochemistry,103:1-14,DOI10.1007/s10533-010-9441-6. 
  • Rastogi, N., Zhang, X., Edgerton, E.S., Ingall, E., and Weber, R.J. (2011) Filterable water-soluble organic nitrogen in fine particles 
  • Srinivas, B., Sarin, M.M., Kumar, A. (2011) Impact of anthropogenic soures on aerosol iron solubility over the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea, Biogeochemistry, p.1-12;DOI:10.1007/s10533-011-9680-1.