The School conducts interdisciplinary research in the following areas :

  • Air-sea Interaction
  • Antarctic Geology
  • Application of Bioengineering
  • Climate change studies
  • Coastal and offshore engineering
  • Coastal Geomorphology.
  • Coastal hydrology
  • Coastal pollution
  • Coastal tourism management
  • Cyclone diagnosis and development study
  • Delta Studies
  • Environmental Economics
  • Hydrocarbon resources
  • IT and web based learning, management techniques
  • Integrated Coastal Zone Management
  • Land use mapping and planning 
  • Mangrove ecosystem of Sunderbans and Bhitarkanika

  • Microbial diversity of the coastal areas
  • Non-conventional energy resources
  • Oceanic resources
  • Palaeo-Tsunami Studies
  • Potential Fishing Zone;Prediction and Validation
  • Remote Sensing & GIS applications
  • Sea level changes
  • Seismic Tomography of NE India and Andamans
  • Shoreline modeling
  • Socio-economic studies of coastal communities
  • Storm surge modeling 
  • Tide forecasting model
  • Wave forecasting model

Consultancy

Consultancy and sponsored project works are undertaken in either of the above mentioned research areas by the experts attached to the School.