Crustacean Fisheries
Stock assessment, estimation of biological reference points and trophodynamics of crustacean resources of maritime states of India and development of crustacean fisheries management advisories.
Studies on impact of bycatch and discards in trawl fisheries and exploitation of juveniles on fish stock health.
Establishment of co-management regimes for lobster fishery management in Tamilnadu, Maharashtra and Gujarat.
Building trophic models and fisheries management simulations for the Indian Seas: Northwest coast
Searanching of Green tiger shrimp, Penaeus semisulcatus for studies on stock enhancement
Tag-recovery studies on movement and recruitment of shrimps to fishery
Impact of climate change on fisheries
Xth Plan In-house Research Projects
Investigations on the fishery and biological characteristics of exploited penaeid shrimp stocks
Stock assessment and management of non-penaeid shrimp resources of India
Investigations on the resource characteristics and development of management strategies for lobsters and crabs
Taxonomy of important crustaceans
Broodstock development, selective breeding and restocking of marine shrimps
Breeding and seed production of lobster and crabs
Organic farming of Penaeus semisulcatus
Impact of selective fishing of juveniles and broodfish, FADs and searanching on stock health
Studies on discards and low-value bycatch of trawlers
Appraisal of marine fisheries of Maharashtra

Other interdivisional projects
Appraisal of marine fisheries of Kerala and Lakshadweep
Appraisal of marine fisheries of Tamilnadu and Puducherry
Appraisal of marine fisheries of Andhrapradesh
Appraisal of marine fisheries of Karnataka

XIth Plan In-house Research Projects
Management advisories for sustaining marine fisheries of Maharashtra
Resource damage assessment in marine fisheries: impact of selective fishing of juveniles, bycatch and discards in trawl fisheries on stock.
Management advisories for sustaining marine fisheries of Karnataka & Goa

Sponsored research projects
Participatory management and conservation of lobster resources along the Indian coast
Reproductive dynamics of penaeid prawns off Mumbai waters
Broodstock development, breeding, hatchery production and restocking of mud crabs
Development of artificial reefs off Muttom, Kannur
Survey assessment and breeding of the marine ornamental fishes along Malabar coast
Intensive culture of brine shrimp
Studies on immune response in shrimp

Consultancy projects
Farming/fattening of lobsters
Application of Precautionary Principle and Polluter Pay Principle in coastal shrimp farming
Establishment of a Marine and Freshwater Aquarium for the Municipal Corporation of Surat, Gujarat
Rapid Environmental Assessment for establishing an ocean park at Dharmadom, Thalassery, Kannur District, Kerala
Establishment of a Marine Aquarium at Annamalai University, Portonovo

NAIP project
Oceanic tuna fisheries of Lakshadweep seas: A value chain approach

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