Research Projects

Research Projects

 Completed Externally Funded Research Projects

Sr.No. Funding Agency Project Title Name of PI and Co-PI Amount Sanctioned Rs(Lakhs) College/Department/Research Station
1 Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission, Mumbai Pilot scale demonstration of fish and fishery based byproducts. Dr.J.M.Koli, S.T. Shrangdher and Dr S.Y. Metar 67.25 FPTM
2 National Fisheries Development Board,Hyderabad Pilot scale demonstration of retort pouch packaging of thermal processed fishery products of Konkan region. Dr.S.B.Patange and S.T.Shrangdher 47.20 FPTM
3 Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission,Mumbai Pilot scale demonstration of fish ball in curry Dr.V.R.Joshi, Dr.A.U.Pagarkar, Dr.A.K.Balange and S.T.Shrangdher 24.51 FPTM
4 Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission, Mumbai Pilot scale demonstration of value added products from Acetus using its functional properties Dr.V.R. Joshi and Dr.A.U.Pagarkar,S.T.Shrangdher and V.V.Vishwasrao 47.56 FPTM
5 Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission, Mumbai Studies on seed production of mud crab,Scylla spp. Dr.S.D. Naik and Dr.H.D. Dhamgaye 22.17 F.BIOL.
6 Rastriya Krishi Vikas Yojana Strengthening of fisheries extension by establishment of fisheries training –cum-information technology center at College of Fisheries Dr.M.M.Shirdhankar,Dr.K.J.Chaudhari,Shri.B.M.Yadav,Shri.S.M. Wasave and Shri.S.V.Patil 360.45 F.RESE
7 NPCIL, Mumbai Co-ordinated studies and developing biodiversity conservation plan (coastal microbiology and flora and fauna of fresh water) for the region around Jaitapur Nuclear Power Park, Dist- Ratnagiri, Maharashtra Dr. M. M. Shirdhankar, Dr.K.J. Chaudhari,Dr.S.B. Patange, Dr.J.M.Koli and Dr.A.D. Adsul 74.46 F.RESE
8 Space Applications Centre (SAC), Ahmadabad Identification of the potential sites for sea farming along the Maharashtra coast using Remote Sensing data Dr.M.M. Shirdhankar, Shri. S.V. Patil and Shri.R. M. Tibile 18.40 FRESE
9 Space Applications Centre (SAC), Ahmadabad Euphotic zone production estimation using satellite data as an input to assess potential yield of pelagic herbivores in the Indian EEZ Dr. M. M. Shirdhankar, Dr. S. K. Barve and Shri. B. M. Yadav 25.80 FRESE
10 Space Application Centre (SAC), Ahmadabad Modeling biogeochemical cycles in coastal oceans Dr.M.M. Shirdhankar, Shri. S. M. Wasave and Shri. S. V. Patil 37.45 F.RESE
11 Space Application Centre (SAC), Ahmadabad Remote sensing of inland fisheries Dr. R. A. Pawar, Dr. M. M. Shirdhankar, Shri. R. M. Tibile and Dr. V. H. Nirmale 30.98 F. BIOL
12 JSW Energy Biodiversity and Hydro-biological parameters of coastal water near Jaigad with reference the JSW (Energy) power plant Dr.G.N.Kulkarni 48.00 F. HY
13 JSW Energy JSWERL, Jaigadh, Ratnagiri. Assessment of the environmental impact of proposed thermal power plant of JSWERL, at Dhamankhol Bay, Jaigadh with special reference to Coastal ecosystem, fisheries and fishers. (Component : Study / Monitoring of coastal erection activities of the proposed power plant at Jaigad.) Dr.A.S.Mohite 39.58 F.Engg.
14 JSW Energy Baseline assessment of the socio-economic of the inhabitants of the region with reference to the region and socio-economic impact analysis vis-à-vis proposed TPP Dr.M. M. Shirdhankar, Dr. K. J. Chaudhari Shri. S. M. Wasave, Shri. B. M. Yadav and Shri. S. V. Patil FRESE
15 JSW Energy Assessment of coastal productivity of Jaigad and resource mapping employing satellite imagery. Dr. M. M. Shirdhankar, FRESE
16 JSW Energy Limited Ecological monitoring of the Arabian sea near Jaigad, Dist. Ratnagiri Maharashtra with reference to the JSW (Energy) power plant Dr.G.N.Kulkarni,Dr.A.D.Adsul,Dr.D.I.Pathan 6.808 FHY
17 UNDP Capacity building of local fisher community in sustainable fishing practices along the coast of Sindhudurg district, Maharashtra state, India.” UNDP funded project Dr. M. M. Shirdhankar, Dr.K.J.Chaudhari, Dr.N.H. Sawant, Dr.R.A. Pawar and Shri.S.V.Patil 14.60 FRESE
18 NFDB/MFDC Open sea cage culture at Ratnagiri Dr.M.M.Shirdhankar,Dr.Hukum Singh Dhaker, Shri. S. V. Patil and Dr. D. I. Pathan 110.00 FRESE
19 ATMA Demonstration crab fattening in cages in Ratnagiri district Dr. Hukum Singh Dhaker, Dr. M. M. Shirdhankar, Shri. R.M. Tibile and Mrs. V. R. Bhatkar 0.85 Aqua.
20 Rajiv Gandhi science and Technology Commission, Mumbai Community Based Adoption and Management of Fresh Water Cage Fish Culture in Aquatic Impoundments for Food Security and Rural Livelihood Dr.B.R. Chavan and Dr.H.Singh 30.22 MBRS
21 Space Application Centre (SAC), Ahmadabad Modeling biogeochemical cycles in coastal oceans Dr. M. M. Shirdhankar,Shri. S. M. Wasave and Shri.S.V.Patil 37.45 F.RESE
22 NFDB, Hyderabad Sanitation and hygienic practices during handling and transportation of fish and shell fish. Dr. J. M. Koli 1.70 FPTM
23 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), New Delhi Propagation of culture based capture fisheries in selected reservoirs in Konkan and Western Ghat region of Maharashtra for livelihood food security of rural fishermen Dr. S. T. Indulkar 86.125 F.HY
24 UNDP Survey of Mussel and Oyster Farming Potential in Sindhudurg District Dr. D.I. Pathan, Dr. H. Singh, Dr. A.S. Pawase, V.R. Bhatkar and N.H. Sawant 6.35 AQUA
25 ICAR, (AP Cess Fund) Determination of stocking rate and quantity of forage fish in the culture of Jitada (Latescalcarifer) and assessment of its natural seed resources in Konkan coastal region of Maharashtra. Dr. R. K. Singh (PI), Dr. S. J. Meshram (Co-PI), Dr.V.R. Vartak (Co-PI) 8.56 TMBRS
26 ICAR, (AP Cess Fund) Development of culture technology of Red worms (Tubifextubifex) by using in-expensive organic materials Dr. R. K. Singh (PI), Dr. V. R. Vartak (Co-PI), Dr. B. T. Sawant (Co-PI) 13.72 TMBRS
27 FAO, Rome Strengthening and capacity building for fisherwomen SHGs and co-operatives in the Konkan coast of India Dr. R. K. Singh (PI), Dr. B. T. Sawant(Co-PI),
Dr. V. R. Vartak(Co-PI), Shri A. S. Desai
7.88 TMBRS
28 District planning and development committee (DPDC) , Raigad Culture of sea bass using artificial feed - innovative project Dr. V. R. Vartak (PI), Dr. K. D. Patil (Co-PI) 5.00 KLRS
29 ATMA, Raigad Dept. of Agriculture, Government of Maharashtra Culture of Pangasius sp. fish in ponds Dr. V. R. Vartak (PI), Dr.K.D.Patil (Co-PI) 1.5 KLRS
30 ATMA, Raigad Dept. of Agriculture, Government of Maharashtra Culture of Cyprinus carpio in cages in farm ponds Dr.V.R.Vartak (PI), Dr.B.T. Sawant (Co-PI), Dr.S.B. Dodake (Co-PI) 1 .00 KLRS
31 ICAR, New Delhi Standardization of seed production technique of banana shrimp P. merguiensis applying induced breeding methods. Dr.V.P.Joshi, Dr.J.M.Koli and S.T. Shrangdher 17.00 FPTM
32 NATP,New Delhi Shrimp and fish brood stock development under captive conditions Dr. V. P. Joshi, Dr. J. M. Koli and S.T. Shrangdher 17.00 FPTM
33 ATMA, Ratnagiri Improvised method of fish drying Dr.V.P.Joshi, Dr. S. B. Patange, Dr.B.R. Chavan, Dr.J.M. Koli and S.T. Shrangdher 1.00 FPTM
34 NFDB, Hyderabad Value added fish products from low cost fish and shrimp Dr. H. Singh, Dr.A.U.Pagarkar, S.B.Satam, N.D. Chogale Metar 0.5725 MBRS
35 ICAR-NATP, New Delhi National Agricultural Technology Project ‘Mission Mode Scheme on Modernization of Instructional Fish/Shrimp Farm’ Dr. M. S. Chandge (PI), Dr. A. S. Mohite (Co-PI) 69.67 COF & MBRS
36 ATMA, Ratnagiri Suitability of mid-water trawl for Konkan region Dr. V. D. Nimbalkar (PI) and Dr.A.S. Mohite (Co-PI) 1.00 F.Engg.
37 Kokanacha Kalbaddh Vikas Govt. of Maharashtra, Mumbai Dr.M.S. Chandge and Dr.R. Pai (PI) 200.00 MBRS & COF
38 Mussel Maricultre NATP, Govt.of India New Delhi Dr.A.M. Ranade 16.50 COF
39 Maga Seed Project,ICAR, ( Govt. of India) New Delhi National Maga Seed Project Fish seed Dr.V.P. Joshi & MBRS Staff 75.00 MBRS
40 National Agricultural Innovative Project (NAIP), ICAR, ( Govt. of India) New Delhi A value Chain on Fish Production in Fragile Agricultural Land and Unutilized Aquatic Resources in Maharashtra”. Dr. S.R. Kovale, Dr.K.J.Chaudhari, Dr.A.U. Pagarkar, Dr.R.A. Pawar, R. M. Tibile, S. V. Patil 63.57 COF
41 National Fisheries Development Board, Hyderabad “Development Value Added Fish Products from low cost fish ” organized at the College of Fisheries, Ratnagiri ,Thane, Raigad, Sindhudurg, Dr.P.E.Shingare and Dr.A.U.Pagarkar 3.94 FPTM
42 National Fisheries Development Board, Hyderabad “Development Value Added Fish Products from low cost fish and shell fish” organized at the College of Fisheries, Ratnagiri Dr. A. U. Pagarkar 62.250 FPTM
43 National Fisheries Development Board, Hyderabad Marine ornamental fish Culture S. Y. Metar, S.B.Satam, N.D.Chogale, H.Singh 0.82 MBRS
44 National Fisheries Development Board, Hyderabad Ornamental fish breeding culture, trades and aquarium service N. D. Chogale, S. Y. Metar, S. B. Satam, A. N. Sawant, H.Singh 0.41 MBRS
45 DPDC, Mumbai (Sub-Urban) Establishment of Training Centre for Skill development of unemployed youth….Mumbai region’ S.D.Patil, Dr.P.E.Shingare 36.14 TMBRS
46 Government of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai Rastriya Krishi Vikas Yojana funded project: Establishment of circular hatchery for freshwater fish H. Singh,D. I. Pathan, N. H. Sawant, Vinay Sahashrabuddhe 82.00 Research Station Mulde
47 DPDC Sindhudurg Establishment of Seed production of ornamental fish and training center Project Officer ADR and Implementing Officer N.H.Sawant 89.00 Research Station Mulde

 On-Going Externally Funded Research Projects

Sr.No. Funding Agency Project Title PI and Co-PI Sanctioned Amount Rs. (Lacs) College/Department/Research Station
1 Rajiv Gandhi Science & Technology commission,Mumbai Inventory and Bioprospecting of Marine Invertebrates of the Maharashtra coast with special emphasis on sponges and associated microorganisms Dr.(Mrs.)S.A.Mohite 77.03 F.BIOL
2 Rajiv Gandhi Science & Technology commission , Mumbai Seed production of seahorse fish under captive condition Dr. H. B. Dhamgaye, Mr.N.D.Chogale and Dr.R.K. Pai 30.65 F.HY
3 JSW Energy Limited Ecological monitoring of the zone near Jaigad, Dist. Ratnagiri Maharashtra with reference to the JSW (Energy) power plant Dr.A.D.Adsul,Dr.S.T. Indulkar and M.S.Sawant 35.00 FHY
4 All Indian Network Project (mariculture), CMFRI, Cochin Development of brood stock of silver pomfret (Pampus aregenteus, Euphrasen, 1788) and rabbit fish (Siganus vermiculatus, Valenciennes, 1835) H. Singh,M.M. Shirdhankar,D. I. Pathan,S.V. Patil 83.50 MBRS
5 National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, National surveillance programme on aquatic animal disease Dr.S.B.Patange 52.00 FPTM
6 Department of Biotechnology (DBT) .New Delhi Standardization and Evaluation of different form of diet for larval rearing of giant freshwater prawn Dr.S.T. Indulkar 46.15 F.Hy
7 Department of Science and Technology (DST) Strengthening and capacity building of fishermen of schedules classes of North Konkan region of Maharashtra through the training programmes in aquaculture and fish processing Dr.V.R.Vartak (PI), Dr.S.B. Dodake (Co-PI) 10.70 KLRS
8 All India Coordinated Research Project, ICAR, ( Govt. of India)New Delhi. Under Ergonomics & Safety in Agriculture “Ergonomical studies on work practices and health hazards in fish processing plants” Dr.V. V. Aware, Dr. A. U. Pagarkar, S. V. Patil 25.00 FPTM
9 ATMA,Thane Training Program for farmers of Thane & Palghar District & CD Preparation on fish culture’ Dr.P.E. Shingare,S.D. Patil 1.20 TMBRS
10 DPDC–Raigad Establishment of Skill development Centre for unemployed youth and Stake holders of Raigad district’ S.D. Patil, Dr.P.E. Shingare 49.14 TMBRS
11 Govt.of Maharashtra Establishment of Aquarium at Panvel S.D.Patil, Dr.P.E. Shingare 199.00 TMBRS
12 RGSTC, Mumbai Feasibility study of farm-pond based Aquaponics techniques in Maharashtra Dr.P.E.Shingare,S.D.Patil 79.80 TMBRS

 On-Going Out of Box, Novel Research Projects

Sr. No. Funding Agency Project Title Name of PI and Co-PI’s Amount Sanctioned Rs(Lakhs) College/ Department/Research Station
1 Vice-Chancellor’s (DBSKKV, Dapoli) Special Fund for Out of Box, Novel Research Project Design and development of live marine fish carrier S.Y.Metar, N.D.Chogale, K.M.Shinde, V.H.Nirmale, A.U.Pagarkar, S.B.Satam, V.R.Sadawarte, A.N.Sawant, H.Singh 9.91 MBRS
2 Vice-Chancellor’s (DBSKKV, Dapoli) Special Fund for Out of Box, Novel Research Project Development of user friendly eFish@dbskkv android application for sustainable development of fish farmers N.D. Chogle, A.U.Pagarkar, S.B.Satam, S.Y.Metar, K.M.Shinde, R.M. Tibile, S.A.Mohite 6.10 MBRS
3 Vice-Chancellor’s (DBSKKV, Dapoli) Special Fund for Out of Box, Novel Research Project Development of suitable aquaponic systems for south Konkan agro-climatic conditions R.M.Tibile, A.U.Pagarkar, N.D.Chogale, R.A.Pawar, B.M.Yadav, S.B.Satam, V.R. Bhatkar, H. Singh 8.596 COF