Area of Research
  • Research on fishing craft
  • B Tech in Naval Architecture and Ship Building
  • M Tech in Computer Aided Structural Analysis and Design
Current projects
  • PI of Institute project “ Design development of standard deep sea fishing vessel and gear system for commercial operation”
  • Co-PI of project” Green Fishing Systems for tropical Seas
Awards and recognitions
  • Best paper award by SOFT in 2006
Publications (Best 5 publications)
  • Net Drag Estimation of 18.0 m Semi Pelagic Trawl through Calculated Twine Area in Comparison to Projected Prototype Values by Model Studies, VV. Vijayan & M.V. Baiju, Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, Matsyapuri P.O. Cochin - 682 029, Fishery Technology, 2006, Vol. 43(1) pp : 37-40
  • Shark bycatch in the experimental tuna longline fishery in Lakshadweep Sea, India By K. V. Aneesh Kumar, P. Pravin, B. Meenakumari, P. S. Khanolkar and M. V. Baiju Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, P.O. Matsyapuri, Cochin, India; Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, IndiaAppl. Ichthyol. (2015), 1–7, © 2015 Blackwell Verlag GmbH, ISSN 0175–8659, Received: February 24, 2014, Accepted: September 5, 2014, 
  • Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Sheathed Canoes for North East Hill Regions M. V. Baiju, Leela Edwin, P. Pravin, B. Meenakumari1 and M. Baiju Fishing Technology Division, Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, Matsyapuri, P.O., Cochin - 682 029 Deputy Director General (Fisheries), ICAR, Krishi Anusadhan Bhawan-II, New Delhi-12. 28 Feb 2014.
  • Estimation of Optimum Engine Power of Fishing Craft with Reference to Length, M.V.Baiju and M.RBoopendranath, Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, Matsyapuri.P.O, Cochin:682 029, Fishery Technology,51 (2014) 67-69




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