Kiron Viswanath

Head of research division Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture
E-mail:
kiron.viswanath@nord.no
Phone:
+47 75 51 73 99
Mobile:
Office:
Bodø, Hoved Campus 2075

About me

Bakgrunn: 

Utdanning/Education:
Akademisk grad/Academic degree:
 
Doktorgrad/PhD:

D.Fish.Sc. - Department of Aquatic Biosciences, Tokyo University of Fisheries, Japan;

Ph.D. - Faculty of Marine Sciences, Cochin University of Marine Science and Technology, India. 

Årstall og tittel på avhandling / Year and title of thesis:

1993, Fish Health - The impact of dietary nutrients on the health of rainbow trout

1989, Fish Nutrition - Nutritional requirements of the fry of gold-spot mullet 

Hovedfag/Master degree:
1983, Mariculture

Teaching: 

Ecological and Interspecies Ethics (DR433F)

Aquaculture Nutrition (AK320F)​

Forskning/Research:

Gut health of fish; Gut microbes -their influence on  host nutrition and health

Aquatic microbiomes, focus on fish and algae-associated microbes

Algae for food and feed applications

Algal and microbial bioactives for health

Research Group: 

Algal and Microbial Biotechnology (AMBiome)

Se hjemmeside/ See homepage http://www.kironviswanath.com/

Fag-/kompetanseområder:


Akvakultur/Aquaculture

Tarmhelse/ Fish intestine health

Mikrobiom hos fiske, alger

Mikroalger som fôr ingredienser, bioaktive komponenter

Forskningsprogram/-prosjekter:

Se hjemmeside/ See homepage above

Publikasjoner/Publications:
Cristin/Link to research database:
 
Publication database-Forskdok
 
Verv/Duties:
Pro-dekan, Forskning / Pro Dean, Research

Styreverv/Board duties:

Member, Nord University Research Board

Leader, Research Board, Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture

Animal Welfare Body, FBA