Practical Course on DNA Taxonomy and Phylogeny

PhD students Arya Sidharthan, VK Anoop and Sreesha Gadhadharan participated in the two-day Practical Course on DNA Taxonomy and Phylogeny organized by the Satyabhama Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai on 6th and 7th September 2019. read more →

16th European Congress of Ichthyology, Lausanne

Dr. Rajeev Raghavan was a plenary speaker at the 16th European Congress of Ichthyology held at Lausanne, Switzerland from 2nd to 6th September 2019 read more →

Plenary talk at the 16th European Congress of Ichthyology

Dr. Rajeev Raghavan delivered a plenary talk on the conservation issues of the freshwater fishes of the Western Ghats at the 16th European Congress of Ichthyology at Lausanne, Switzerland. read more →

Arya at ICCB

PhD student Arya Sidharthan presented a poster on the role of geological riverine barriers on the genetic diversity of a hillstream loach at the 29th International Congress on Conservation Biology (ICCB) at Kuala Lumpur from 21 to 25 July 2019. read more →

Our fave collaborator returns after a two-week trip!

Dr. Ralf Britz from the Natural History Museum, London returned to the UK after spending two-weeks in the lab working on several collaborative projects. read more →

Seahorse conservation in India

Co-Supervised PhD student, Shalu Kannan presented a talk on the conservation issues of seahorses in India at the 2019 edition of the Students Conference on Conservation Science (SCCS) – Australia, held at Brisbane on 04th July 2019. read more →

SCCS Australia

PhD Student Anoop VK gave a talk on ‘Cryptic speciation and its impacts on conservation of loaches of the Western Ghats Hotspot’ at the Students Conference on Conservation Science – SCCS Australia at Brisbane, Australia read more →

Shoal conservation interviews Rajeev Raghavan

Shoal Conservation, a brand new international partnership aimed at engaging a wide range of organisations to accelerate and escalate action to save the most threatened fish and other freshwater species carried out an exclusive interview with Dr. Rajeev Raghavan, which was featured on their website and recent newsletter. read more →

First record of the Javanese Rice fish in natural waters of southern India

Dr. Rajeev Raghavan co-authored a paper on the first record of the Javanese rice fish in natural waters of southern India, with colleagues from Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (Chennai). read more →

Editorial Board of AQC

Dr. Rajeev Raghavan has been invited to serve on the Editorial Board of ‘Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems’ (John Wiley and Sons), a leading journal in the area of conservation biology with an Impact Factor of 2.9. read more →