Dr. P. Harinarayanan
Principal Scientist
Ph.No. 0471 2548299
E.mail id: hari.kscste@kerala.gov.in
Current Role
Principal Scientist Assignments: Managing following programmes Science popularization programmes of KSCSTE

  • Scheme to Support Seminar/Symposia/Workshop of KSCSTE
  • State Science Literature Award
  • National Technology Day celebrations
  • Coordinator Wetland Technical Unit of KSCSTE- wetland conservation programmes
  • Coordinator Kerala State Centre for Assistive Technology (Special Scheme of KSCSTE)
  • State Coordinator National Children’s Science Congress
  • Providing Technical support to Kerala Coastal Zone Management Authority
  • State Training in Charge of GSDP Courses of MoEFCC, Government of India.
  • PhD in Geology – 2001 from University of Mysore
  • “Thesis Title: Geophysical, Geochemical and Hydrogeological studies of Keralapura Watersheds, Cauvery Basin, Karnataka, India.”
  • MSc Geology – 1996 from University of Calicut with II rank
  • Research Officer, Natural Disaster Management Faculty (Constituted by Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India) at Institute of Land Management, Thiruvananthapuram, Government of Kerala, 5th August 2002 to 14th December 2005
  • Scientist at KSCSTE from 15th December 2005 onwards
Awards & Recognitions
Good Service Entry from Government of Kerala – 2015
  • “Remote Sensing Data for Groundwater Development and Management in Keralapura Watersheds of Cauvery Basin, Karnataka, India” – 2000, Indian Mineralogist Vol. 34, No. 2, pp 11-17
  • “Water quality in Twin Microwatersheds near Keralapura, Hassan District, Karnataka, India”, 2006, Journal. Geological Society of India, Vol. No.67 No.6 Pragrithidurathangal (Natural Disasters) –Book Published by Institute of Land Management 1st Edition 2005 and 2nd Edition 2006

    Chapters in Books

    Coastal zone management – enactments in India – 2019 (in print)

  • Enactments for Wetlands conservation – 2019 (in print)
Membership in Professional Bodies
  • Fellow Geological Society of India
  • Fellow Mineralogical Society of India (FMS)
  • Life member Kerala Academy of Sciences.