Dr Krishna Kumar Kotra, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Lecturer in Chemistry
Science Programme Coordinator, Emalus Campus
DFL Building, Emalus Campus, Port Vila, Vanuatu.
Tel: 678-22748 - 142
Teaching/ Technical Help in Teaching:
CH101 – Chemical Principles
CH102 – Principles and Reactions of Organic Chemistry
CH105 – Chemistry for Applied Sciences
CH201 – Organic Chemistry
CH203 – Physical Chemistry
CH204 – Inorganic Chemistry
Current Research Interests:
Groundwater, Climate Change, Impact Assessments, Coastal waters
Involved in collaborative projects
Geomorphological impact assessment on groundwater quality and fluoride genesis along the Bay of Bengal of Visakhapatnam district, Andhra Pradesh, India
Krishna Kumar Kotra. Clean, Soil, Air, Water 2011, 39 (10), 925-930. [Impact Factor: 2.17]
Impact of geomorphology and fluoride genesis on groundwater quality along the Bay of Bengal of Srikakulam district, Andhra Pradesh, India
Krishna Kumar Kotra. Water and Environment 2012, 26 (4), 422-428. [Impact Factor: 1.1]
Coastal groundwaters – a geo-hydro chemical exploration for factors controlling genesis and spatial distribution of fluoride
Krishna Kumar Kotra, Yessayya Vasantha. Int. J. Environment & Resource 2012, 01 (2), 50-61.
A study on the geochemistry of fluoride groundwater for delineation of fluoride zones
Krishna Kumar Kotra. International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry 2014, 4 (1), 14-25.
Geophysical monitoring for the prospects of groundwater in the hard rock terrain regions along the Thandava River basin
Krishna Kumar Kotra, Israel Yedluri. British Journal of Applied Science & Technology 2014, 4 (2), 338-349.
Geochemical assessment of groundwater along Thandava river basin, Andhra Pradesh, India
Krishna Kumar Kotra, Israel Y & Sowjanya P. Nature Environment & Pollution Technology 2013, 12 (4), 709-716.
Impact of Cyclone PAM on Rainwater Harvesting Prospects in the Pacific Region
Krishna Kumar Kotra, British Journal of Applied Science & Technology 2015, 12 (4), 1-11.
Integrated Geophysical and Geochemical Assessment for the Comprehensive Study of the Groundwater
Krishna Kumar Kotra, Israel Yedluri, Surendra Prasad & Sowjanya Pasupureddi. Water, Air, Soil Pollution 2016, 227 (6), 1-16.
Fluoride Problem – A psychological Perspective
Subba Rao K, Krishna Kumar Kotra. Parapsychology Today 2008, VIII (2), 62-66.
Fluorosis – Psychological impact on learning and development of children
Krishna Kumar Kotra. Parapsychology Today 2011, XI (4), 92-96.
Groundwater - Fluoride: geochemical assessment along Bay of Bengal of Vizianagaram
Krishna Kumar Kotra. Indian Water Works Association 2012, XXXXIV (2) / 125-130.