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Dr MUMTHAS Y  

Assistant Professor

Academic Qualification: M. Sc, B.Ed., SET, KUJRF, Ph.D.

Area of Interest: Marine Diversity and Toxicology        

 

Address: Kottarathil, Mundakkal West, Kollam-691001

Email: mumthasy@gmail.com

Phone: 7012789400/9567422347

Date of birth:14/05/1986

Date of joining:22/12/2021

Education

Sl No

Course

Institute

Period

1.       

B.A./B. Sc.

Fatima Mata National College, Kollam

2008

2.       

 B. Ed

Fathima Memorial Training College, Kollam  

2009

3.       

M.A./M. Sc.*

MSM College, Kayamkulam

2012

4.       

KUJRF

Kerala University

2012

5.       

SET

Kerala  

2016

6.       

Ph.D.*

Fatima Mata National College, Kollam

2018

7.       

Tally & Peach Tree

Prasanth Institute of Accountancy, Kollam

2007

8.       

MS Office

Chapter College, Kollam

2012

 

Publications   

Research Publications in Referred Academic Journals

 

State: 02        National:  03          International: 04

 

Sl. No

Publication

Year

1.       

Mumthas Yahiya, and MTP Miranda (2020). Distribution, Sources   and   Potential   Toxicological    Significance of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the South West Coast of Kerala, India. Material today Proceedings. Elsevier Material Today Proceedings. Materials Today: Proceedings. 2020. MATPR16724. PII. S2214-7853(20)35550-4 Elsevier https://www.academia.edu/43311406.

2020

2.       

Mumthas Yahiya. Comparison of Hydrological Parameters along the TS canal in relation with Microbial content and Plankton diversity.  TKM Arts College International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research. ISSN (Online) 2581-6519- ISSN – Print 2582-130X. Accepted (In press / Under review).            

2019

3.       

Mumthas Yahiya & Dr Latha Chin. (2019) Macrobenthic Invertebrate Assemblages along the Ayiramthengu Mangroves, West Coast of India.   International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR) E- Volume 6 | Issue 2 | 2019.           ISSN 2348-1269, P- ISSN 2349-5138 |     43602  International    Impact factor: 5.75.

2019

4.       

Mumthas Yahiya, Kanni J. Mohan & Miranda M T P. (2018). Trace metal accumulation in marine molluscs (Perna indica & Bursa sp) along the southern coast of Kerala, India.International       Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 2018; 6(6): 332-335. E-ISSN: 2347-5129.            P-ISSN: 2394-0506.   International    Impact Factor: 0.549.

2018

5.       

Mumthas Y and Miranda MTP (2017). Assessing Multiple Stressors on Macrofaunal communities along the coastal ecosystems of southern Kerala coast.   Journal of Marine. Biological Association of India,59(1) doi: 10.6024/jmbai.2017.59.1.1954-06.National

2017

6.       

 

 

Mumthas Y, and MTP Miranda. (2016) . Effects of organic and inorganic pollution on macrobenthic communities along the coast of Kerala, south west coast of India.       Journal of Applied Science and Research, 2016, 4 (2):1-11      ISSN 2348-0416 –  USA CODEN: JASRHB-                    National          IF:4.427

 

2016

7.       

Reenamol GR, Mumthas Y, Ambili T and George D’Cruz F. George .  (2016). Conservation Needs of Vellayani Fresh water lake, Kerala with reference to the Assessment of Productivity. Millennium Zoology Vol.17(1), 2016.         ISSN 0973-1946.                   

2016

8.       

Reenamol GR, Mumthas Y, Ambili T and George D’Cruz F. (2016). Conservation Needs of Vellayani Fresh water lake, Kerala with reference to the Assessment of Productivity. Millennium Zoology Vol.17(1), 2016.         ISSN 0973-1946.                    State

2016

9.       

Mumthas Y, and MTP Miranda. (2015)Planktons as Indicators of Heavy Metal Pollution along South West Coast of India . International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) ISSN (Online): 2319-7064. International    Impact Factor (2015):   6.391.Index Copernicus Value (2015): 78.96  2015    2015

2015

10.   

Mumthas Y and MTP Miranda. (2015) Macro benthos and anthropogenic stressors – the need for bio-monitoring along the Coast of Kerala, India,          Ind.J.Sci.Res.and Tech.2015,3 (5):62-71 ISSN: 2321-9262.                 

2015

 

 

Research Publications – Books

 

State:       National:            International: 04

 

Sl. No

Publication

Year

1.       

Mary Miranda, Mumthas Yahiya, Don D’Cruz. (2018). Zooplankton as Bio-indicators of Pollution Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Mauritius         2018 ISBN 978-613-9-874613.

2018

2.       

Mumthas Yahiya, Mary Teresa P Miranda, Don Wallace Freeman D’Cruz (2018) Impact of Anthropogenic Stressors on Marine Benthos.Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Mauritius         2018    – ISBN 978-613-9-89105-4.

2018

3.       

Mary Miranda, Mumthas Yahiya, Don D’Cruz (2018). Effects of pollution on Marine Benthic Assemblages     Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Mauritius  2018    ISBN 978-613-9-91103-5.

2018

4.       

Usha NS, George F D’Cruz and Mumthas Yahiya (2018). Fish Diversity of Ashtamudi Lake, A Ramsar site India.  Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Mauritius        2018    ISBN (in Press)

2018

  

Research Publications – Book Chapters

 

State:2      National:            International:1

 

Sl. No

Publication

Year

1.       

George F D’Cruz and Mumthas Yahiya Sasthrakeralam – Kerala Science Congress detailed presentation, Sasthrakeralam       Kerala Sasthra Sahithya Parishath, Volume 50, Issue no.11 April 2019 29525/78

2019

2.       

MTP Miranda and Mumthas Y and Bincy PK. Value added products from fish and shell fishes- Book         CMFRI, Kochi            2015

2015

3.       

MTP Miranda and Mumthas Y. Science India – Year Book- -Marine Litter: Issues and Concerns     Science India Forum, UAE    2014

2014

 

 

Research Publications – Proceedings etc.

 

Sl. No

Publication

Year

1.       

Mumthas Yahiya& Latha Chin. International Conference on “Conservation of Mangrove Ecosystem: Synergies for Fishery Potential” (CMESFP-2020)    Department of Environmental Sciences,

University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

& Estuarine & Coastal Sciences Association, UK     2020

2020

2.       

Dr Sherly Williams E, Prof. Nisha Thomas P, Dr Mumthas Y, Dr Vijayasree AS and Mrs. Lekshmi Priya, Proceedings of the International Seminar on Blue Growth Initiative Sustainable fishery development strategies and advanced technologies for aquaculture(BISFAA) Department of Zoology, Fatima Mata National College, Kollam          2019    ISBN 978-93-5382-468-6

2019

3.       

Mumthas Yahiya, Mary Teresa P Miranda. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations and Sustainable Research in Environment and Life Sciences-        PG and Research Department of Zoology, Fatima Mata National College, Kollam.     2018    ISBN 978-81-89152-06-2

2018

4.       

Mumthas Yahiya, Mary Teresa P Miranda, Proceedings of the International Seminar on Coastal Biodiversity Assessment, COBIA Department of Zoology, St. Gregorios College, Kottarakara, Kerala, India,   2017    ISBN 978-93-5267-385-8

2017

 

 

Mumthas Y. Exercise and Immune system, UGC’s sponsored National conference       Department of Physical Education, MSM College, Kayamkulam. 2010.   ISBN 978-81-92144-3-0-6.160-170pp.

2010

 

Popular articles

 

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Publication

Year

1.       

Dr Mumthas Yahiya. ‘Interaction of Human with Nature’- Gadgil Report and Conservation of Western Ghats   Ashtamudi Live news

           

2021

2.       

Dr Mumthas Yahiya, International day of observing wild life week – Detailed Report           Ashtamudi Live news 2021

2021

3.       

Dr Mumthas Yahiya, Joy and Income from pets     Ashtamudi Live news    2021

2021

 

 

 

 

                                               

Research Projects

Sl no

Title of Project

Year of sanction

 

Duration

Amount

 

Funding Agency

1.

Relationship between Zooplankton and Trace metal contamination in Kerala coast, India

2015

 

1 year

15000/-

 

KSCSTE

(Student Project)

2.

Zooplankton as candidate bioindicators in the bio-monitoring of trace metals along the coast of Kerala India

2015

2 years

2 lakh

UGC

 

ROMRP-SWRO-ZOOL-2015-16-80310

 

(Minor Project)

 

 

Students’ supervision

 

  • Number of dissertations guided for Under graduate students: 05
  • Number of dissertations guided for Post graduate students: 12

 

Sl No

Title

UG/PG

Year

1.       

A study on the cytotoxicity and mitotic activity of heavy metals (Cu, Zn) using Allium cepa root tip chromosome aberration assay

PG

2011

2.       

Gastropod diversity along the inter-tidal coast of Neendakara, Kollam, Kerala

UG

2014

3.       

Plankton diversity along the coast of Neendakara, Kollam, coast of Kerala, south west India

PG

2015

4.       

Zooplanktons as candidate bio indicators of Trace metals along the coast of Kollam, Kerala, India

PG

2016

5.       

Macro Benthic diversity of Ayiramthengu mangroves

PG

2019

6.       

Comparison of hydrological parameters along the T.S canal in relation with microbial content

PG

2019

7.       

Comparison of Sedimentological parameters along the T.S canal in relation with microbial content

PG

2019

8.       

Variation and Distribution of macrobenthos in relation with environmental parameters along Ayiramthengu Mangroves

PG

2019

9.       

Gastropod diversity along the inter-tidal coast of Kollam, Kerala

UG

2019

10.   

Comparative study on Metazoan parasites in Two Edible fish species

UG

2019

 

 

11.   

A comparative study of trace metal concentration in the muscle tissue of gray mullet (Mugil cephalus)

PG

2020

12.   

Rearing, maintenance, and ranching of a fresh water gastropod Pila scutata (Mousson, 1848)

UG

2020

13.   

Macro benthic diversity of Ayiramthengu mangroves

PG

2020

 

14.   

Rearing, Maintenance, proximate and mineral

composition of the fresh water snail Pila scutata (Mousson, 1848)

PG

2020

15.   

A comparative study on proximate analysis and

nutritional status of fresh water molluscan

species with marine molluscan species

PG

2021

16.   

Gastropod diversity along the inter-tidal coast of Kavaratti island, Lakshadweep, India

UG

2021

17.   

Gastropod diversity along the inter-tidal region of Ashtamudi Lake, Kollam, Kerala

PG

2021

 

Patent/Award /Honours

 

Sl.No.

Title of Patent /Award/Honours

Institute /Agency /Organization

Year of Award 

1

Educational appreciation award

FMN College, Kollam

2020

2

Educational Excellence award

NGO, Kollam

2019

3

Certificate of Merit – First place& Best oral presentation award –Life Sciences

Department of Biotechnology, Govt. College, Kariavattom

2016

 

4

Certificate of Merit – Best Paper Award – Life Sciences

School of Life Sciences University of Kerala, Kariavattom

2016

 

5

Mother Teresa Open Merit Scholarship

FMN College, Kollam, (Affiliated to University of Kerala)

2008

6

Best outgoing student

FMT, Kollam, (Affiliated to University of Kerala)

2008

7

Certificate of Appreciation

FMT, Kollam, (Affiliated to University of Kerala)

2008

 

Memberships in Professional Bodies

  1. Life Member – The Ethological Society of India
  2. Life Member – Kerala Sasthra Sahithya Parishath – Vice Chairperson
  3. Content writer – @ Ashtamudi Live news
  4. Sessional Member – Indian Science Congress,2017
  5. Life Member – Indian Ecological Society for environment safety and Food Security
  6. Life Member – Science Academia
  7. Life Member – Research-Gate
  8. Sessional Member – Marine Biological Association of India
  9. Life member & Volunteer – WWF
  10. ESARC – Course : Academic Member
  11. Nanma Maram Global Foundation – Kollam District Coordinator
  12. BCI Kollam – Member