Soil and Water Engineering - (Department Faculty)

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Dr. M. L. Gaur

Dr. M. L. Gaur Qualification : Ph.D. (Hydrology)

Designation : Professor & Head
Experience :
Specialized Subject : Watershed Management, Hydrology
Personal Details :

Phone

(M) 9998212525
E-Mail mlgaur@yahoo.com
Qualification:
1995 - 2000 M.E. & Ph.D. (Integrated)
Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee,India
1979 - 1984 Bachelor of Technology (Agril. Engg.)
Jawaharlal Nehru Agricultural University, Madhya Pradesh, India
Experiences:
Technical Officer (01-06-1985 To 04-12-1985),
Central Soil & Water Conservation Research & Training Institute, Dehradun
Scientist (05-12-1989 To 30-04-1990),
National Academy of Agril. Research Management, Hyderabad (AP)
Scientist (01-05-1990 To 10-11-1990),
Water Technology Centre, Indian Agril. Research Institute (IARI) New Delhi
Scientist (11-11-1990 To 04-12-1997)
Division of Agril. Engg, Indian Grassland and Fodder Research Institute, Jhansi (UP)
Scientist Senior Scale (05-12-1997 To 23-08-1999),
Division of Agril. Engg, Indian Grassland and Fodder Research Institute, Jhansi (UP)
Full time Research Scholar (08-04-1995 To 23-08-1999),
Deptt. Of Hydrology, (UOR ) I I T Roorkee
Scientist Senior Scale (SWC Engg) (24-08-1999 To 03-04-2000),
Central Soil & Water Conservation Research & Training Institute, HQ, Dehradun
Senior Scientist (SWC Engg) (04-04-2000 To 30-04-2000),
Central Soil & Water Conservation Research & Training Institute, HQ, Dehradun
Scientist Senior Scale (SWC Engg) (01-05-2000 To 30-04-2005),
Central Soil & Water Conservation Research & Training Institute, Research Center, Datia (MP)
Scientist Senior Scale (SWC Engg) (01-05-2005 To 16-07-2009),
Central Soil & Water Conservation Research & Training Institute, Research Center, Vasad-388306 Distt- Anand (Gujarat)
Professor & Head (SWE Dept.) (16-Jun-2009 To 28-Feb-2010),
College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, Godhra,Gujarat
Principal (01-Mar-2010 To Till Date),
College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, Godhra,Gujarat
R & D Exposure:
Major National R & D Projects Dealt
Evaluation of Mechanical and Vegetative measures on filed size runoff plots
Soil conservation measures in red arable soils and water harvesting and recycling possibilities there in Later modified to Soil conservation measures in red arable soils
Effect of interventions on small watershed hydrology
Effect of conservation structures on ground water recharging
Soil loss tolerance limits for agro-ecological regions of India
Field based estimation of stream bank erosion for different ephemeral channel in Mahi ravines
Hydrologic and Economic Evaluation of Bamboo Plantations in Gullied Lands under major ravine systems of India
Enhancing productivity of non arable ravine lands by plantation of cashew(Anacardiumaccidentale L.) with different intercropping systems
Application of GIS for automatic delineation of micro watersheds, their characterizations, and priority settings for planning and management
Hydrological Implication of Sequential Alteration of Land Use Covers in A Ravenous Catchment
Vegetative measures for conservation and production on reclaimed Mahi ravines
Design, Development and Testing of a Simple & Low-cost Continuous Mechanical Sediment Yield Sampler
Effect of Conservation Structures on Ground Water Recharge- at Lead center Vasad
Publications:
International Publications : 10
National Publications : 25
International Conferencess : 09
National Conferencess : 20
Books / Chapters : 05
Membership:
Life Member Indian Association of Soil & Water Conservationists
Life Member Indian Range Management Society
Life Member Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers
Life Member Indian Association of Hydrologists
Facilitator cum Evaluator, CAPART, Western Region, India

 

Dr. S. K. Raul

Dr. S. K. Raul Qualification : Ph.D. (Water Resources Management)

Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 7 Years
Specialized Subject : Integrated Land & Water Resources Management; Groundwater Flow Simulation Modelling; Irrigation & Drainage Engineering; Simulation-Optimization Modelling
Personal Details :

Contact No:

Office: 02692-265128/265027

E-Mail:

sanjaykraul@gmail.com

Birth Date:

02-07-1974

Qualification:

2003-2012

Doctor of Philosophy (Water Resources Management)
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal, India

1998-2001

Master of Technology (Irrigation & Drainage Engineering)
G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand, India

1993-1997

Bachelor of Technology (Agricultural Engineering)
Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Experience:

Senior Research Fellow (02-Feb-2001 To 07-Jun-2001),
Water Technology Centre for Eastern Region (ICAR), Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

Research Associate (21-Jun-2001 To 22-Jul-2003),
Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (ICAR), Karnal, Haryana.

Full-time Research Scholar (28-Jul-2003 To 08-Oct-2007),
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal.

Research Associate (12-Oct-2007 To 30-Apr-2008),
Vivekananda Parvatiya Krishi Anusandhan Sansthan, Almora (ICAR), Uttarakhand.

Research Associate (05-May-2008 To 09-Aug-2008),
Water Technology Centre for Eastern Region (ICAR), Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

Lecturer (11-Aug-2008 To 13-Feb-2009),
Marathwada Institute of Technology, Bulandshahr, U.P.

Assistant Professor (18-Feb-2009 To Till Date),
Anand Agricultural University, Anand, Gujarat.

Development & Research Activities

Completed a collaborative research project (DST-DAAD-PPP-2004) of 3 years duration (2004-2007) entitled “Simulation-Optimization Modelling for Integrated Land and Water Resources Management in the Canal Command of the Hirakud Major Irrigation Project, Orissa (India)” under the capacity of Associated Scientist.

Developed the skeleton of college, hostels and staff quarters of the newly developed College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology (CAET), Anand Agricultural University (AAU), Godhra under the capacity of Junior Engineer/ Site Engineer (Civil).

Contributed to the design of course structure for the vocational course (one year duration) entitled “Tools & Techniques for Rainwater Harvesting” implemented at CAET, AAU, Godhra.

Active role in the infrastructural development of the college campus of CAET, AAU, Godhra as well as the design, estimation, E-tendering & execution of an RCC drop-inlet water harvesting structure, prefabricated concrete hollow block masonry compound wall, and brick masonry compound wall at the Kankanpur instructional farm of CAET, AAU, Godhra.

Contributed to the preparation of Contingency plan/ Comprehensive District Agricultural Plan (C-DAP) for the Panchmahal district of Gujarat state.

Procurement of different equipments for newly developed laboratories under Soil & water Engineering Department of CAET, AAU, Godhra.

Publications:

International Publications:

04

International Conferences:

04

National Conferences:

02

Membership:

Life member of the Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE)-LM10156.

Member of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE)-1025359

 

Rakeshkumar Dineshbhai Chauhan

Rakeshkumar Dineshbhai Chauhan Qualification : M.Sc. Physics

Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 3.5 years
Specialized Subject : Nuclear Physics
Personal Details :
Phone (M) 9925593322
E-Mail

rakeshphysics@gmail.com

Qualification:
2006 - 2007

Bachelor Of Education.

Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara

2005 - 2006

Bachelor of Library & Information Science

Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda

2003 - 2005

Master Of Science. Physics (Specialization : Nuclear Physics)

Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara
2000 - 2003 Bachelor of Science. (Physics.)
Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara
Experiences:

Visiting Lecturer (December 2008 to April 2012)

Pioneer Physiotherapy College, Vadodara, Gujarat.

Teaching Assistant (July 2010 to April 2012)

Physics Department, Faculty of Science,

The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat.

Assistant Professor (April 2012 to Till date)

College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, Godhra, Gujarat.
   
Membership:
Member of Amateur Astronomers Association of Vadodara(AAAV) since 2005.

 

Dr. Mukesh Kumar Tiwari

Dr. Mukesh Kumar Tiwari Qualification : PhD

Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 4 years
Specialized Subject : Watershed Hydrology, Remote Sensing for Land and Water Resources, Water Resource Systems Analysis, Soft Computing Techniques in Water Resources, Irrigation Engineering, Soil and Water Conservation Structure Design, Farm Drainage System Design
Personal Details :

 

Phone (M) 9429802794
E-Mail tiwari.iitkgp@gmail.com
Qualification:
2007 - 2011 Doctor of Philosophy (Soil and Water Conservation Engineering)
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal, India
2002 - 2004 Master of Technology (Soil and Water Conservation Engineering)
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal, India
1997 - 2001 Bachelor of Technology (Agricultural Engineering)
Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
Experiences:

Assistant Professor (8-May-2012 to till date)

Department of Soil and Water Engineering, College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Anand Agricultural University, Godhra, Gujarat

Assistant Professor (25-Feb-2011 to 22-Sep-2011)

Department of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, School of Engineering and Technology, nagaland University, Dimapur, Nagaland

Visiting Scientist (8-Jul-2011 to 8-Aug-2011)

Department of Biological Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Research Fellow (1-Apr-2010 to 30-Sep-2010)

College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Research Associate (11-Sep-2006 to 15-Jan-2007)

Precision Farming Development Centre, Agricultural and Food Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur -721302

Research Associate (7-Mar-2005 to 31-Mar-2006)

Precision Farming Development Centre, Water Technology Centre, IARI, New Delhi-12

Publications:
 Research Papers in International Journals 06
Research Papers in National Journals 00
Paper presented in International Conferences 03
Paper presented in National Conferences 02
National Workshop 01
Membership:
Life Member, Indian Association of Soil and Water Conservationists, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Member, International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS)

Recent

 

Publications

(2010-2012):

  • Tiwari, M.K., Song, K.-Y., Chatterjee, C., Gupta, M. 2012. River flow forecasting using higher order
  • neural networks. J. Hydrol. Engg., 16(5):655-666.
  • Tiwari, M.K., Chatterjee, C. 2010. Uncertainty assessment and ensemble flood forecasting using
  • bootstrap based artificial neural networks (BANNs). J. Hydrol., 382:20-33.
  • Tiwari, M.K., Chatterjee, C. 2010. Development of an accurate and reliable hourly flood forecasting
  • model using Wavelet-Bootstrap-ANN hybrid approach. J. Hydrol., 394:458–470.
  • Tiwari, M.K., Chatterjee, C. 2010. A new Wavelet-Bootstrap-ANN hybrid model for daily discharge
  • forecasting. J. Hydroinf., 13(3):500-519.

Some

Earlier

Publications

  • Tiwari, M.K., Chatterjee, C. 2009. Daily discharge forecasting using WANNs coupled with nonlinear bias correction techniques. IAHS Publ. 331.
  • Tiwari, M.K., Jha, M.K. 2008. Development and Testing of SISCASDE: Computer software for the selection, design and evaluation of surface irrigation systems. Int. J. Environ. Develop., 5(2): 227-249.

 

ER.RAJESH S. GODHANI

ER.RAJESH S. GODHANI Qualification : B.Tech. (Agril. Engg.)

Designation : Senior Research Assistant
Experience : 10 months
Specialized Subject : Agri. Engg
Personal Details :
Phone (M)9428378963,9687696407
E-Mail godhanirajesh@yahoo.com
Qualification:
2006 - 2010 Bachelor of Technology (Agril. Engg.)
 
   
Publications:
Research Paper : 03
   

 

Bamaniya Anilkumar Kantibhai

Bamaniya Anilkumar Kantibhai Qualification : Technician B.Sc. (Bio Chemistry)

Designation : Lab. Technician
Experience :
Specialized Subject : Global Warming
Personal Details :
Phone (M) 9825818135
E-Mail anil_bamaniya@yahoo.com
Qualification:
2008 - 2009 Bachelor of Education (Maths & Science)
Sardar Patel University, Gujarat, India
2004 - 2007 Bachelor of Science (Bio Chemistry)
Sardar Patel University, Gujarat, India
Experiences:
Lab Technician (28-May-2009 To Till Date),
College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, Godhra, Gujarat