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Staff Id : 02703
Name : Dr. K. SITA DEVI
Designation : PROFESSOR
Qualification : M.Sc.(Ag.),Ph.D.,
Specialization : DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS, MICRO FINANCE, SELF HELP GROUP
Date of Birth : 18-05-1968
Date of Joining : 30-10-1992
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
No. 21, Therkiruppu,
Annamalai Nagar - 608 002.
9486283115sit_san@hotmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 112
Ph.D. 10


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 251297
Conducted --1--


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed 551,00,000
Ongoing 1-6,00,000
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
25 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
14 7 7 3 - -

List of Publications - National
K. Sita Devi, C. Prabakar and S. Selvam, "Labour Scarcity - Its Immensity and Impact Agriculture.", Agricultural Economics Research review, Volume 24 , Number 2, 2011, pp. 373-380. 2011.
K. Sita Devi and T. Ponnarasi, "An Economic Analysis of Modern Rice Production Technology and its Adoption Behaviouyr in Tamil nadu.", Agricultural Economics Research review, Volume 22, Number 2, 2009, pp. 341-347. 2009.
K. Sita Devi and T. Ponnarasi, "An Enquiry into the Socio Economic Status of Rainfed Communities -– Logit Model Approach.", Ind. Jn. of Agri. Econ., Volume 63, Number 3, 2008, pp. 477-486. 2008.
K. Sita Devi , "Impact of Microfinance in Pushing Back Rural Poverty in Cuddalore District.", Agricultural Economics Research Review, Volume 18, Number 02, 2006, pp. 334-336. 2006.
K. Sita Devi and D. Venkatesan, "Methods for Forecasting rainfall.", Ultra Scientist of Physical sciences, Volume 17, Number 02, 2005, pp. 269-272. 2005.
K. Sita Devi and D. Venkatesan, "Statistical Models for wet-spell analysis.", Ultra Scientist of Physical sciences, Volume 17, Number 02, 2005, pp. 211-214. 2005.
K. Sita Devi and D. Venkatesan, "Forecasting maximum and minimum temperature.", Ultra Scientist of Physical sciences, Volume 17, Number 01, 2005, pp. 41-46. 2005.
K. Sita Devi and G. Tamilselvi, "Constraints in Vegitable Cultivation.", Agrobios, Newsletter, Volume 03, Number 12, 2005, pp. 37-37. 2005.
K. Sita Devi and V. Banumathy, "Marketing of Jasmine - problem and suggestions.", Agricultural Economics , Volume 52, Number 03, 2004, pp. 44-46. 2004.
K. Sita Devi and V. Banumathy, "Adoption of Agro-Forestry System.", Agricultural Extension Review, Volume 15, Number 02, 2003, pp. 12-14. 2003.
Ananth P.N., K. Sita Devi and R. Venkattakumar, "An Extension Approach for Sustainable Agriculture.", Indian Journal of Environment and Eco-planning, Volume 3, Number 01, Jan 2000, pp. 159-162. 2000.
K. Sita Devi., Ananth P.N and R. Venkattakumar, "An Extension Approach for Sustainable Agriculture.", Ind. Jn. Environ & Ecoplan, Volume 03, Number 01, 2000, pp. 159-162. 2000.
K. Sita Devi and P.N. Ananth, "An Economic Analysis of Semi Intensive Shrimp Aquaculture and Socio-economic Status of Shrimp Farmers in Cuddalore District of Tamil Nadu.", Advances in Aquaculture, Volume 02, Number 01, 2000, pp. 13-17. 2000.
K. Sita Devi and P.N. Ananth, "Agricultural Extension.", Kissan World, Volume 24, Number 01, 1998, pp. 34-36. 1998.
List of Publications - International
K. Sita Devi, T. Ponnarasi and C. Prabakar, "Estimation of Household Demand Through Almost Ideal Demand Model.", Neural, Parallel & Scientific Computations, Volume 20, Number 2, 2012, pp. 241-248. 2012.
K. Sita Devi, C. Prabakar and T. Ponnarasi, "Impact of Micro Finance Innovation in Pushing Back Rural Poverty in Tamil Nadu.", Ind. Jn. of Agri. Econ., Volume 66, Number 3, 2011, pp. 429-443. 2011.
K. Sita Devi, T. Ponnarasi and M.P.Saravanan, "An Impact Analysis of Technological Training on Women Self Help Groups.", Internat. J. Agric. Sci., Volume 03, Number 02, 2007, pp. 61-65. 2007.
K. Sita Devi, T. Ponnarasi and M.P.Saravanan, "Study on impact of income inequality on poverty levels.", Internat. J. Agric. Sci., Volume 03, Number 02, 2007, pp. 40-42. 2007.
K. Sita Devi, T. Ponnarasi and M.P.Saravanan, "An economic analysis of poverty levels in Coimbatore, India.", Internat. J. Agric. Sci., Volume 03, Number 02, 2007, pp. 194-197. 2007.
K. Sita Devi and D. Venkatesan, "Linear and Non-linear Models in Time series: A Case Study on the Canadian Lynx Data.", Int. J. Agricult. Stat. Sci., Volume 03, Number 01, 2007, pp. 237-241. 2007.
K. Sita Devi and D. Venkatesan, "An Analysis of Reading, Viewing and Hearing Behaviour of Farmers.", Int. J. Agricult. Stat. Sci., Volume 02, Number 02, 2006, pp. 239-241. 2006.
List of Conferences - National
K. Sita Devi and T. Ponnarasi, An Enquiry into the Rural and Urban Self Help Groups as Conducts of Microfinance, National Conference on Status, Constraints and Scope for Fisherfolk Development through Microfinance, Feb 14-15, 2008, Thoothukudi, pp. 23-28. Thoothukudi, Fisheries College and Research Institute, TNVAS University.
M.Prabhu, V.Sathiyabama and K.Sita Devi, Impact of Microfinance on the Consumption Pattern of Rural Poor, National Conference on Status, Constraints and Scope for Fisherfolk Development through Microfinance, Feb 14-15, 2008, Thoothukudi, pp. 48-53. Thoothukudi, Fisheries College and Research Institute, TNVAS University.
T. Ponnarasi and K. Sita Devi, Impact of Microfinance through Self Help Groups (SHG's) in Cuddalore District of Tamil Nadu, National Conference on Status, Constraints and Scope for Fisherfolk Development through Microfinance, Feb 14-15, 2008, Thoothukudi, pp. 69-78. Thoothukudi, Fisheries College and Research Institute, TNVAS University.
M.Prabhu, P.Kalaimathi and K.Sita Devi, A Study on the Utility of Self Help Groups in Pudukottai District, National Conference on Status, Constraints and Scope for Fisherfolk Development through Microfinance, Feb 14-15, 2008, Thoothukudi, pp. 136-139. Thoothukudi, Fisheries College and Research Institute, TNVAS University.
P.Zeaudeen and K.Sita Devi, Women Empowerment through Microfinance, Women Empowerment through Microfinance, Mar 7-8, 2003, Annamalai Nagar, pp. 1-22. Annamalai Nagar, Dept. Agrl.Economics, Annamalai University.
Ananth P.N. and K. Sita Devi, An Economic Analysis of Semi Intensive Shrimp Aquaculture and Socio-economic Status of Shrimp Farmers in Cuddalore District of Tamil Nadu, Advances in Aquaculture, Feb 11-13, 2000, Thiruvananthapuram, pp. 13-17. University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, Deptt. of Aquatic Biology and Fisheries.
Ananth P.N. and K. Sita Devi , Constraints in Technological Transformation in Traditional Fisheries, Advances and Priorities in Fisheries Technology, Feb 11-13, 1998, Cochin, pp. 533-535. Cochin, Society of Fisheries Technologists(India).
List of Conferences - International
- D.Venkatesan, K. SitaDevi and Biagio Simonetti, Full Range Autoregressive Time Series Models, Models and Information Technologies Methods for Decision Support Systems1, Sep 18-20, 2008, Italy, pp. 210-215. Italy, University of Salento, Italy.
D.Venkatesan, K. SitaDevi and M. Gallo, Bayesian Inference and Forecasts with Full Range Autoregressive Models, Models and Information Technologies Methods for Decision Support Systems1, Sep 18-20, 2008, Italy, pp. 220-223. Italy, University of Salento, Italy.
A.Kandaswamy, K.Sita Devi and M.Chandrasekaran, Resource Allocation for Agricultural Research in Tamil Nadu , Decentralizing Agricultural Research and Technology Transfer in India, Dec 1-3, 1994, New delhi, pp. 21-33. New Delhi, ICAR, New Delhi.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships

    IFPRI fellowship to pursue M.Sc.(Ag.) Degree