Area of Research
  • Fish Protein chemistry
  • Quality control
  • Surimi and surimi based products
  • Residue contaminants
  • Extension and education  activities
  • M F Sc
  • PhD
Current projects
  • Species specific technologies for the improved utilization of the fishery resources of North west coast of India.
  • Innovative product development for value addition, nutrient fortification and shelf-life extension of farmed and wild fresh water and marine fish.
  • Development of high value by-products from fish and shellfish processing discards.
  • Agriculture Business Incubation (NAEP)
  • CFC project on Fresh water fish products sponsored by FAO/MPEDA
Awards and recognitions
  • During service period, as a Co-Pi ,  South zone of CIFT was awarded by national award as Best Agri-Business Incubator for the year 2012 and 2013.
  • Appreciation letter for active participation in 10th Nutra India Summit in which CIFT won the Best Exhibitor Award in 2015 in the category of content & Information. 
  • Recognized as research guide for PhD students of the subject Marine living resources by Andhra University.
  • Recognized as reviewer for National and International Journals
Publications (Best 5 publications)
  • L. N. Murthy, B. Madhusudhana Rao, K. K. Asha and M. M. Prasad,2015. Nutritional composition, product development, shelf-life  evaluation and quality assessment of pacu Piaractus brachypomus.Ind. J. of Fisheries,62(1): 101-109.
  • L. N. Murthy, Madhusudana Rao, R. Anandan , Suseela Mathew, P. T. Lakshmanan, and M. M. Prasad,2015.Nutritional composition, quality and hazards profiling of commercial post-larval feeds used in Litopenaeus vannamei hatcheries.Ind. J. of Fisheries,62 (1): 85-94..
  • Mohan, C.O.,  Remya,S., Murthy L.N., Ravishankar, C.N.,  Ashok Kumar, K.2015. Effect of filling medium on cooking time and quality of canned yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares). Food control, 50: 320-327.
  • Murthy, L. N, Mohan, C. O. and Badonia, R.2015. Monitoring of trace metals accumulation in Squilla Oratosquilla nepa off Saurastra coast.
  • P. Jeyanthi, Nikita Gopal,    L. N. Murthy and V. Geethalakshmi, 2015. Employment status of women in the seafood processing sector of Gujarat. Fishery Technol. 52(2): 135-139.




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