Prasad P. Rama Chandra


Peer-Reviewed publications


Andman and Nicobar Islands


1.      Stutee Gupta and P.Rama Chandra Prasad (2014). Analysis of tree diversity patterns in the tropical evergreen and moist deciduous forests of the Middle Andaman Islands, India. Journal of Biodiversity Management and forestry 2:3. doi:10.4172/2327-4417.1000114
2.      Anubhav Chaturvedi and P. Rama Chandra Prasad (2013). "Application of fractal geometry in determining optimal quadrat size for vegetation sampling. Current Science – 105(9): 1275-1281 (IF.0.905)
3.      Rama Chandra Prasad. P, P.Mamtha Lakshmi, K.S.Rajan, Vijaya Bhole and C.B.S.Dutt (2012). Tsunami and tropical Island ecosystems – a meta-analysis of the studies in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Biodiversity and Conservation- 21(2):309-322 (IF-2.264)
4.      Rama Chandra Prasad. P and C.B.S. Dutt. 2012. Community classification and species assemblage limit within the forest of North Andaman Islands – Tree and Forestry Science and Biotechnology – 6(1): 116-121
5.      Rama Chandra Prasad. P. 2011. Ecological analysis of Dipterocarpaceae of North Andaman forest, India. Journal of Plant Development – 18:139-145

6. Rama Chandra Prasad, P. K. S. Rajan, C.B.S Dutt and P.S.Roy.2010. A conceptual framework to analyse the Land-use / land-cover changes and its impact on phytodiversity – A case study of North Andaman Islands, India. Biodiversity and Conservation.  19(11): 3073-3087. (IF-2.264)

7.      Rama Chandra Prasad. P, Nidhi Nagabhatla, and C.B.S.Dutt 2010. Intra-Variability Analysis in the Heterogeneous Tropical Island System of South Asia.: 223-230. In Recent Trends in Biodiversity of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, 1-542 (Published by the Director, Zool. Surv. India, Kolkata)

8. Rama Chandra Prasad.P., Nidhi Nagabhatla, C. S. Reddy, Stutee Gupta., K.S.Rajan, S.H.Raza and C.B.S.Dutt. 2010. Assessing forest canopy closure in a geospatial medium to address management concerns for Tropical Islands – South East Asia Environmental Monitoring and Assessment – 160: 541-553.  (IF-1.679)

9. Rama Chandra Prasad, P. Ch. Sudhakar Reddy, P.Vijaya kumari, R.K.Varalakshmi, S.H.Raza and C.B.S.Dutt. 2009.  Vegetation structure and ecological characteristics of forest of North Andaman Islands, (India). Biological Letters. 46(2): 105–121 (IF-0.16)

10.  Rama Chandra Prasad. P., C. Sudhakar Reddy, K.S.Rajan, S.H.Raza and C.B.S.Dutt. 2009. Assessment of Tsunami and Anthropogenic Impacts on the forest of the North Andaman Islands, India. International Journal of Remote Sensing- 30 (5) 1235 – 1249. (IF-1.359)

11. Rama Chandra Prasad.P, A.N. Sringeswara, Ch. Sudhakar Reddy, Nidhi Nagabhatla, K.S.Rajan, A. Giriraj, M.S.R.Murthy, S.H.Raza and C.B.S.Dutt. 2009. Assessment of Forest Fragmentation and Species Diversity in North Andaman Islands (India) – A Geospatial Approach. International Journal of Ecology and Development, 14:33-46.

12.  Rama Chandra Prasad, P., Ch. Sudhakar Reddy, R.K.Varalakshmi, P.Vijaya kumari and S.H.Raza 2009. Angiosperms of North Andaman forest, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. Check list: Journal of species list and distribution 5(2): 254–269.
13.  Nidhi Nagabhatla, Rama Chandra Prasad and P.S. Roy. 2009. Community Pattern Assessment for Grassland Ecosystem in Nicobar Islands: South Asia. Nepal Journal of Forestry. 9 (1) :1-11
14.  Rama Chandra Prasad, P.  C. Sudhakar Reddy, S.H. Raza and C.B.S. Dutt. 2008. Population structure, age gradations and regeneration status of Pterocarpus dalbergioides Roxb, an endemic species of Andaman Islands, India. Pacific Journal   of Science and Technology, 9(2): 667 – 673.

15. Rama Chandra Prasad. P. C. Sudhakar Reddy, S.H. Raza and C.B.S.Dutt. 2008. Folklore medicinal plants of North Andaman, India Fitoterapia, 79:458–464.( IF-2.321)

16.  Rama Chandra Prasad, P., Ch. Sudhakar Reddy and C.B.S.Dutt. 2008 Phytodiversity Zonation in North Andaman Islands, India using remote sensing, GIS and Phytosociological data. Research Journal of Environmental Sciences, 2 (1): 1-12.

17. Rama Chandra Prasad.P., S.H.Raza, C. Sudhakar Reddy and C.B.S.Dutt; 2008. Euphorbiaceae of North Andaman Forest – An Ecological and Phytosociological perspective. The Journal of Indian Botanical Society.  Vo.87 (1&2):99-104

18. Reddy, C.S. and P. Rama Chandra Prasad. 2008. Tree flora of Saddle Peak National Park, Andaman, India. Journal of Plant Sciences, 3 (1) 1-17.

19. Reddy, C.S., Rama Chandra Prasad.P & Dutt, C.B.S. 2008. Additions to the Flora of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 104(3): 379-382.

20. Rama Chandra Prasad.P, Ch. Sudhakar Reddy, G.Rajasekhar and C.B.S.Dutt; 2007.  Mapping and Analyzing Vegetation Types of North Andaman Islands, India. GIS Development- 1st January 2007 Vol.3 (1)

21. Rama Chandra Prasad, P., Ch.Sudhakar Reddy, and C.B.S.Dutt; 2007 Phytodiversity Assessment of Tropical Rainforest of North Andaman Islands, India. Research Journal of forestry, 1 (1) 27-39

22. Reddy, C.S., E.N. Murthy, P.Rama Chandra Prasad and V.S. Raju. 2007. Crotalaria wildenowiana DC. subsp. varmae, a new taxon from Andaman, India International Journal of Botany. 3 (4): 398-400.

23. Reddy, C.S., P. Rama Chandra Prasad, M.S.R. Murthy and C.B.S. Dutt, 2004. Census of endemic flowering plants of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. J. Econ. Tax. Bot. 28 (3): 712-728.

24. M.C, Porwal, B.K Ranganath, M.G Rajshekhar, Stutee Gupta, Nidhi Chauhan, Hitendra Padalia, Rama Chandra Prasad .P, N. Pradeep and P.S Roy. 2003. Geospatial Characterization of Biodiversity at Landscape Level in Andaman Islands, India. In Geoinformatics for tropical ecosystems (ed.) P.S.Roy, 2003.  pp

25.  P.Rama Chandra Prasad and K.S.Rajan. 2014“Approaches for assessment of forest landscape – Are we in the right direction of research”? Ecological questions (in press)
26.  Rama Chandra Prasad. P and J.Asha Kumari (2014). Understanding the changing lake dynamics and its sustainable management practices -  A case study from Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh, India. Sustainable Environment Research – 24(4): 281-290 (IF.1.0)
27.  Rama Chandra Prasad. P, J.Asha Kumari, Manju Mathew and Rosina Thomas(2012). Human-bird conflicts and management issues – A case study of birds at Uppalapadu Lake, Andhra Pradesh, India. International Journal of Zoologydoi:10.1155/2012/848757
28.  Rama Chandra Prasad .P, K.S.Rajan and J. Asha kumari 2011. Endangered forest ecosystem of Eastern Ghats – need for conservation of Kondapalli forest. IUP Journal of Life Sciences- 5(4): 40-45.
29.  Rama Chandra Prasad. P., Chiranjibi Pattanaik, S. N. Prasad and C.B.S.Dutt. 2010. Analysis of spatial and temporal changes in mangroves along Mumbai coast using remote sensing and GIS. IUP Journal of Environmental Sciences. 4 : 52-59.
30.  Asha kumari. J, P. Rama Chandra Prasad and K. B. Reddy 2010. Competitive Exclusion of Parthenium hysterophorus by other Invasive Species - A Case Study from Andhra Pradesh, India. Taiwania – International Journal of Life Sciences. 55 (2): 128-138.
31.  Rama Chandra Prasad.P., Chiranjibi Pattanaik and S.N. Prasad 2010. Assessment and monitoring of wetland dynamics in Andhra Pradesh using remote sensing and GIS. In Biodiversity and Sustainable Livelihood, (ed.) Lingaraj Patro, Discovery Publishing House, New Delhi, pp. 73-86.
32.  Rama Chandra Prasad, P., K. S.Rajan, Vijaya Bhole, and C.B.S.Dutt 2009: Is rapid urbanization leading to loss of water bodies?  Journal of spatial science. 2(2): 43-52
33.  Sudhakar, S. Rama Chandra Prasad. P, M.L.Arrawatia, K. Sudha, Shilpa Babar and S. K. S. V. Rajeshwar Rao. 2008. Landscape Analysis in Fambong Lho Wildlife Sanctuary, East district, Sikkim, India using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques. Journal of the Indian society of remote sensing.36 (2): 203-216. (IF-0.528)

Dr.Rama Chandra Pillutla
Assistant Professor
Lab for spatial Informatics,
International Institute of Information Technology,
Gachibowli, Hyderabad – 500032
Andhra Pradesh, India.