Sundarabalan V Balasubramanian

Sundarabalan V Balasubramanian

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Employer: UNIV OF MARYLAND
  • Research Interests

    My research studies includes Ocean Colour Remote Sensing, Satellite Image processing, Atmospheric correction techniques, Radiative Transfer Modelling, Underwater optics, and Ship borne field measurements

    Positions/Employment

    3/2017 - Present

    Post Doctoral Researcher

    NASA-GSFC/ UMD, Maryland, USA

    Coastal/Inland Water Quality Monitoring using Satellite Remote sensing

    1/2016 - 1/2017

    Post Doctoral Researcher

    Laboratoire d'Océanologie et de Géosciences, ULCO, Wimereux, France

    Intercomparison of Atmospheric Correction Algorithms over Optically-Complex Waters

    7/2015 - 12/2015

    Faculty

    National Institute of Technology Calicut (NIT Calicut), India

    Faculty at Electronics and Communication Engineering Department

    8/2009 - 7/2010

    Project Associate

    Ocean Engineering Department, IIT Madras, Chennai, India

    Inversion model for Retrieval of Inherent Optical Properties from Remote sensing reflectance in Coastal and Ocean waters around Korea

    Education

    Ph.D in the area of Ocean Optics and Satellite Remote Sensing from Department of Ocean Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India [2010–2015].

    M.E., in Digital Communication and Network Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, India [2005 –2007].

    B.E., in Electronics and Communication Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, India [2001 –2005].

    Publications

    Refereed

    Pahlevan, N., S. K. Chittimalli, S. V. Balasubramanian, and V. Vellucci. 2019. "Sentinel-2/Landsat-8 product consistency and implications for monitoring aquatic systems." Remote Sensing of Environment, 220: 19-29 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.10.027]

    Pahlevan, N., S. Balasubramanian, S. Sarkar, and B. Franz. 2018. "Toward Long-Term Aquatic Science Products from Heritage Landsat Missions." Remote Sensing, 10 (9): 1337 [10.3390/rs10091337]

    Pahlevan, N., S. Sarkar, B. A. Franz, S. Velaudhaperumal Balasubramanian, and J. He. 2017. "Sentinel-2 MultiSpectral Instrument (MSI) data processing for aquatic science applications: Demonstrations and validations." Remote Sensing of Environment, 201: 47-56 [10.1016/j.rse.2017.08.033]

    Sundarabalan, B., P. Shanmugam, and Y.-H. Ahn. 2016. "Modeling the underwater light field fluctuations in coastal oceanic waters: Validation with experimental data." Ocean Science Journal, 51 (1): 67-86 [10.1007/s12601-016-0007-y]

    Sundarabalan, B., and P. Shanmugam. 2015. "Modelling of underwater light fields in turbid and eutrophic waters: application and validation with experimental data." Ocean Science, 11 (1): 33-52 [10.5194/os-11-33-2015]

    Gokul, E. A., P. Shanmugam, B. Sundarabalan, A. Sahay, and P. Chauhan. 2014. "Modelling the inherent optical properties and estimating the constituents׳ concentrations in turbid and eutrophic waters." Continental Shelf Research, 51 (1): 67-86 [10.1016/j.csr.2014.05.013]

    Sundarabalan, B., P. Shanmugam, and S. Manjusha. 2013. "Radiative transfer modeling of upwelling light field in coastal waters." Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 121: 30-44 [10.1016/j.jqsrt.2013.01.016]

    Shanmugam, P., M. Suresh, and B. Sundarabalan. 2012. "OSABT: An Innovative Algorithm to Detect and Characterize Ocean Surface Algal Blooms." IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 6 (4): 1879-1892 [10.1109/jstars.2012.2227993]

    Shanmugam, P., B. Sundarabalan, Y.-H. Ahn, and J.-H. Ryu. 2011. "A New Inversion Model to Retrieve the Particulate Backscattering in Coastal/Ocean Waters." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 49 (6): 2463-2475 [10.1109/tgrs.2010.2103947]

    Shanmugam, P., Y.-H. Ahn, J.-H. Ryu, and S. Velaudhaperumal Balasubramanian. 2010. "An evaluation of inversion models for retrieval of inherent optical properties from ocean color in coastal and open sea waters around Korea." Journal of Oceanography, 66 (6): 815-830 [10.1007/s10872-010-0066-0]

    Awards

    Pre-Doctoral Fellowship from IIT Madras, India (2014)

    Talks, Presentations and Posters

    Sundarabalan VB and Pahlevan, N. Learning from the Past: Historic Analysis of Water Quality using Heritage Landsat Data. Ocean Science Meeting 2018, Portland, USA, 11-16 Feb-2018.

    2 / 2018

    Sundarabalan VB, Jamet C, Bailey S, Brajard J, He X, Ruddick K, Shanmugam P, Schroeder T, Stamnes K, Sterckx S, Wang M. Evaluation of atmospheric correction over complex turbid waters. Ocean Optics XX, Victoria, Canada, 23-28 Oct-2016.

    2016

    Shanmugam. P, and Sundarabalan. VB. Fluctuation of underwater light field in coastal waters. World ocean science congress, Kochi, Kerala, India, Feb-2015.

    2015

    Sundarabalan. VB and Shanmugam. P. Measurements and Modeling of upwelling light field in coastal waters. 3rd EOS Topical Meeting on Blue Photonics - Optics in the sea (Blue Photonics 3), Texel, Netherland, March-2013.

    2013

    Shanmugam. P, and Sundarabalan. VB. Rendering of underwater light field in coastal waters. PORSEC, Kochi, Kerala, India, 05-09 Nov-2012.

    2012

    Shanmugam. P, Sundarabalan. VB, Ahn YH, and Ryu JH. Retrieval of particulate backscattering in coastal/oceanic waters. Ocean Optics XX, Anchorage, Alaska, 25 Sept-1 Oct-2010.

    2010

    Publications

    Refereed

    Pahlevan, N., S. K. Chittimalli, S. V. Balasubramanian, and V. Vellucci. 2019. "Sentinel-2/Landsat-8 product consistency and implications for monitoring aquatic systems." Remote Sensing of Environment 220 19-29 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.10.027]

    Pahlevan, N., S. Balasubramanian, S. Sarkar, and B. Franz. 2018. "Toward Long-Term Aquatic Science Products from Heritage Landsat Missions." Remote Sensing 10 (9): 1337 [10.3390/rs10091337]

    Pahlevan, N., S. Sarkar, B. A. Franz, S. Velaudhaperumal Balasubramanian, and J. He. 2017. "Sentinel-2 MultiSpectral Instrument (MSI) data processing for aquatic science applications: Demonstrations and validations." Remote Sensing of Environment 201 47-56 [10.1016/j.rse.2017.08.033]

    Sundarabalan, B., P. Shanmugam, and Y.-H. Ahn. 2016. "Modeling the underwater light field fluctuations in coastal oceanic waters: Validation with experimental data." Ocean Science Journal 51 (1): 67-86 [10.1007/s12601-016-0007-y]

    Sundarabalan, B., and P. Shanmugam. 2015. "Modelling of underwater light fields in turbid and eutrophic waters: application and validation with experimental data." Ocean Science 11 (1): 33-52 [10.5194/os-11-33-2015]

    Gokul, E. A., P. Shanmugam, B. Sundarabalan, A. Sahay, and P. Chauhan. 2014. "Modelling the inherent optical properties and estimating the constituents׳ concentrations in turbid and eutrophic waters." Continental Shelf Research 51 (1): 67-86 [10.1016/j.csr.2014.05.013]

    Sundarabalan, B., P. Shanmugam, and S. Manjusha. 2013. "Radiative transfer modeling of upwelling light field in coastal waters." Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 121 30-44 [10.1016/j.jqsrt.2013.01.016]

    Shanmugam, P., M. Suresh, and B. Sundarabalan. 2012. "OSABT: An Innovative Algorithm to Detect and Characterize Ocean Surface Algal Blooms." IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 6 (4): 1879-1892 [10.1109/jstars.2012.2227993]

    Shanmugam, P., B. Sundarabalan, Y.-H. Ahn, and J.-H. Ryu. 2011. "A New Inversion Model to Retrieve the Particulate Backscattering in Coastal/Ocean Waters." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 49 (6): 2463-2475 [10.1109/tgrs.2010.2103947]

    Shanmugam, P., Y.-H. Ahn, J.-H. Ryu, and S. Velaudhaperumal Balasubramanian. 2010. "An evaluation of inversion models for retrieval of inherent optical properties from ocean color in coastal and open sea waters around Korea." Journal of Oceanography 66 (6): 815-830 [10.1007/s10872-010-0066-0]

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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