Faculty

The Department consists of faculty members who have expertise in different fields of Geology. They have traveled to most parts of the world and have wide contacts with various national and international organizations.


Dr. L. Elango, Professor & Head
M.Sc (Applied Geology)
M.E (Hydrology & Water Resources Engineering)
Ph.D (Groundwater Hydrogeology)
Ph : 044-22358445 / 8457
Email :elango@annauniv.edu


Major field of research

Hydrogeology, Exploration Geophysics & Groundwater modeling

Membership in Professional Bodies
International Association of Hydrogeologists
International Association of Hydrological Science
Association of Hydrologists of India
Institution of Engineers
Indian Water Resources Society
Association of Geoscientists for International Development

Awards
INSA Fellowship (1994)
AVSAID – IAH  Fellowship (1998)
British Council Fellowship (2000)

Publications

 


Dr.Hema  Achyuthan, Professor
M.Sc., (Geology),
Ph.D. (Geology)
Email : hachyuthan@yahoo.com 
Ph : 044-22358453 / 8455

Major field of research
Quaternary Geology, Sedimentology & Isotope Geochemistry

Membership in Professional Bodies
International Society for Quarternary Science
Palaeontological Society of India, Geological Society of India
Mineralogical Society of India, TWOWOs,
Indian National Science Academy

Awards
Young Scientist(1995), FullBright(1995),
Research Associate University of Arizona (1998-2001)
TNCST(2001), ICTP(Trieste, Italy) (2003-2008)

Publications

Dr. R. Nagendra, Professor
M.Sc. (Marine Geology)
Ph.D Geology
Ph : 044-22358442 / 8444 / 8452
Email :geonag@hotmail.com


Major field of research

Sequence Stratigraphy, Sedimentology, Marine Geology& Petroleum Geology

Membership in Professional Bodies
Geological Society of India
Mineralogical  Society of India
Palaeontological Society of India
Indian Society for Technical Education
Indian Association of Sedimentologist

Awards
JNMF-1984, QCE-1994,UGC-VA-1996,UGC Career award-1999,
ISC-ESS award-2003

Publications

 


Dr S. Sanjeevi, Professor
M.Sc.(Applied Geology), M. Tech. (Remote Sensing)
PhD (Geological Remote Sensing)
Email :ssanjeevi@annauniv.edu
Ph : 044-22358446 / 8443

Major field of research
Satellite Image Processing and GIS
Hyperspectral Remote Sensing

Membership in Professional Bodies
Remote Sensing, Society (UK),
Indian Society of Remote Sensing, 
Indian Society of Geomatics,

Awards
Commonwealth Fellowship Award (1995-1998), IEEE Award
Royal Society Post Doctoral Fellowship Award (2004-2005), ISRS Best Paper Award(2008)

Publications


Dr. S. Srinivasalu, Professor
M.Sc, (Marine Geology) 
M.Phil, (Geology)
Ph.D (Geology)
Email : ponmozhisrini2001@yahoo.com  
Ph : 044-22358448 / 8449

Major field of research
Petrology, coastal and Marine Environmental Geochemistry
Tsunami Geology & Medical Geology

Membership in Professional Bodies
Geological  Society of India
Mineralogical society of India
Indian Association of Sedimentologist

Awards
TamilNadu Govt. Junior research fellowship(1989)

Publications


Dr.T. Subramani, Assistant  Professor
M.Sc, (Applied Geology) 
M.Phil, (Geology)
Ph.D (Geology)
Email : geosubramani@annauniv.edu
Ph : 044-22357920

Major field of research
Engineering Geology, Mining Geology &
Groundwater Engineering

Membership in Professional Bodies
Indian Society for Technical Education
Mineralogical society of India
Indian Society of Remote Sensing

Awards
CEG-Endowment Award (1996)
Anna University First Rank Award (1999)
Madras University Sambuvarayar Endowment Award (2001)
DST – Young Scientist Award (2008)

Publications

Dr C. Lakshmi Narasimhan, Assistant Professor
M.Sc, (Applied Geology) 
Ph.D (Geology
Email : lakshmina_c@yahoo.com
Ph : 044-22357919


Major field of research

Rock Magnetism & Paleomagnetism
Disaster Management

Membership in Professional Bodies
Indian Society of Geomatics

Awards
Fellowship (1999) from IIG, Mumbai
Most Active Researcher Award (2008), VIT University, Vellore.

Publications

 

 

 


Dr K.Sivaraj, Assistant Professor
M.Sc, (Geology) 
M.Phil, (Geology)
Ph.D (Geology)
Email : Kasivaraj@yahoo.co.in
Ph : 044-22357918

 

Major field of research
Environmental Geology & Marine Micropaleontology

Membership in Professional Bodies
TamilNadu Geologist’s  Association
Association of Petroleum Geologists

Awards
Madras University First Rank Award (1997, 2000)
CSIR-JRF (NET) (2001)

Publications

 

 

 

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