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Dr. Dipu S

Scientist B, Water Quality Division

Office No 0495- 2351870
Mobile 7034943531
Email dipu@cwrdm.org

Educational Profile

  • Ph.D; 2010; Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Kerala , Kerala, India
  • Thesis: “Bioremediation of Industrial effluents using Constructed Wetland Technology
  • M.Sc; 2002; Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Kerala, Kerala, India

Career Details

  • 2015- Scientist B, Water Quality Division, CWRDM, Kozhikode.   
  • 2011-2015- Research Associate, Central Pollution Control Board, Kolkata
  • 2010-2011- Assistant Programme Coordinator, Kerala State Biodiversity Board

Awards

  • UGC-JRF-NET, 2004
  • ICAR NET, 2004

Memberships

  • Member, British Ecological Society, UK
  • Editor; Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, USA
  • Editor; International Journal of Environmental Bioremediation and Biodegradation, USA
  • Editor; Journal of Environment Protection and Sustainable Development, USA

Research Interests

  • Bioremediation
  • Water Pollution
  • Waste Water Treatment

Ongoing Projects

Publications

Journal Papers
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Anju Anilkumar, Salom Gnana Thanga. 2015. Root Soil (R/S) Ratio in Plants used for Phytoremediation of different Industrial Effluents. International Journal of Environmental Bioremediation & Biodegradation, Vol. 3, No. 1, 10-14, DOI: 10.12691/ijebb-3-1-2
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Chitralekha Sengupta, Rita Saha, Rakesh Chandra Saxena. 2015. Ground Water Quality Index of Howrah, the Heritage City of West Bengal, India. Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Vol. 3, No. 1, 5-10, DOI: 10.12691/aees-3-1-2
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Rita Saha, Rakesh Chandra Saxena. 2015. Ground Water Quality Index of Patna, the Capital City of Bihar, India. American Journal of Water Resources, Vol. 3, No. 1, 17-21, DOI: 10.12691/ajwr-3-1-3
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Rita Saha, Rakesh Chandra Saxena. 2015. Performance Evaluation of Prevailing Biological Wastewater Treatment Systems in West Bengal, India. Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1-4, DOI:10.12691/aees-3-1-1
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Chitralekha Sengupta, Dipanjali Barui, Rita Saha, Abhijit Chattopadhyay, Asish Naskar, and Suneel Dave, 2014. “Water Health Status in Lower Reaches of River Ganga, India.” Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Vol.2, No. 1: 20-24. DOI: 10.12691/aees-2-1-3, ISSN: 2328-3912
    • Dipu, S., Salom Gnana Thanga V. 2014. Heavy metal uptake, its effects on plant biochemistry of wetland (constructed) macrophytes and potential application of the used biomass International Journal of Environmental Engineering. Vol. 6 No 1. 43-54 (Inder Science Publishers, UK)
    • Dipu Sukumaran, 2013. Phytoremediation of Heavy Metals from Industrial Effluent Using Constructed Wetland Technology. Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Vol. 1, No. 5, 92-97 DOI:10.12691/aees-1-5-4, ISSN: 2328-3912
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Anju A Kumar, 2013, Distribution of mercury and other trace metals in the sediments of Cochin estuary (a Ramsar site), Kerala, India, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 185 (8) :6333-6341. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-012-3028-8 (Springer, Netherlands) (ISSN:0167-6369, Springer)
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Anju Anilkumar, Rita Saha, Salom Gnana Thanga V. 2013. Phytoremediation of radionuclide polluted industrial effluent by constructed wetland technology, Advances in Agriculture, Sciences and Engineering Research 3 (4): 768 – 774 (ISSN: 2276 – 6723)
    • Dipu Sukumaran, Anju Anilkumar, Salom Gnana Thanga, 2013. Phytoremediation of Latex Effluent by Constructed Wetland Technology. Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Vol. 1, No. 6, 104-109. DOI:10.12691/aees-1-6-1, ISSN: 2328-3912
    • Dipu S., Kumar Anju A., Thanga S.G., 2012. Effect of chelating agents in Phytoremediation of heavy metals. Remediation Journal, Vol.22 (2): 133-146 (ISSN: 1520-6831, Wiley publishing Inc. USA)
    • Anju A. Kumar, Dipu, S. and Sobha, V. 2011 Seasonal Variation of Heavy Metals in Cochin Estuary and Adjoining Periyar and Muvattupuzha Rivers, Kerala, India. Global Journal of Environmental Research 5 (1): 15-20. (ISSN 1990-925X, IDOSI publishing)
    • Dipu, S. Anju A. Kumar and V. Salom Gnana Thanga. 2011. Potential Application of Macrophytes Used in Phytoremediation. World Applied Sciences Journal 13 (3): 482-486. (ISSN : 1818-4952, IDOSI publishing)
    • Dipu, S., Anju A. Kumar, V. Salom Gnana Thanga 2011. Phytoremediation of dairy effluent by constructed wetland technology, Environmentalist, 31 (3): pp.263-268. (Springer, Netherlands) (ISSN: 0251-1088)
    • Dipu S., A. Anju, V. Kumar and Salom Gnana Thanga. 2010. Phytoremediation of dairy effluent by constructed wetland technology using wetland macrophytes. Global Journal of Environmental Research, 4 (2): 90-100. (ISSN 1990-925X, IDOSI publishing)
Conference Proceedings
    • Dipu, S, Salom Gnana Thanga, V. Sobha, 2003. Physico-chemical characteristics of Kollam canal, Kerala as influenced by seasonal changes and its impact on human health. In. Water and waste water: perspective of developing countries (Ed: Rema Devi, Naveed Ahsan), IWA publishing.UK: 659-662. ISBN: 1-84339-500-2
Books and Monographs