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FACULTY PUBLICATION DETAILS FOR 2014-15, 2015-16 AND 2016-17

 

Dr. ANAND KUMAR SINHA

Journal

Yaduvanshi, A. and Sinha, A.K. (2017) “Rainfall-Runoff Simulations of extreme monsoon rain events in a tropical river basin of India”, Natural Hazards, accepted for publication, manuscript number - NHAZ-D-16-01247R2, published by Kluwer Academic Publishers, Springer, Netherlands (SCI Indexed Journal, Impact Factor 1.833)

Yaduvanshi, A. and Sinha, A.K. (2017) “Extreme Event Characterization for the River Basins of Eastern Indian Gangetic Plains”, Hydrology Research, in Press, DOI: 10.2166/nh.2017.211, published by International Water Association, London, United Kingdom (SCI Indexed Journal, Impact Factor 1.754)

Jeganathan, C., Kumar, P., Gupta, K., Garg, R.D., Sinha, A.K., Avishek, K., and Hebbale, R. (2017) “Remote Sensing and GIS for Civil Engineering Applications and Human Development”, International Journal of Advancement in Remote Sensing, GIS and Geography, Vol 5, Issue – 1, 1-18, published by International Research Operation in Sciences and Social Sciences, Delhi

Chandra, G., Chakraborty M., and Sinha A. K. (2017) “Framework for Assessing Efficient Water Consumption Attributes and their Relative Importance in Office Complexes”, Asian Journal of Water, Environment and Pollution, Vol 14, Issue – 3, 65-74, published by IOS Press, Netherlands (Scopus Indexed Journal)

Chandra, G., Mandal, N. R., Chakraborty M., Sinha A. K., Chandra T. (2017) “The Water Sustainability Index (WSIOC) for Office Complexes, Part – 1: A Preliminary Framework”, International Journal on Emerging Technologies, Vol 8, Issue – 1, 330-336, published by Research Trend, New Delhi

Gautam, R. and Sinha, A.K. (2016) “Time Series Analysis of Reference Crop Evapotranspiration for Bokaro District, Jharkhand, India”, Journal of Water and Land Development, Vol 30, Issue – VII-IX, 51-56, published by Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland (Scopus Indexed Journal)

Sarangi, S. and Sinha, A.K. (2016) “Mechanical Properties of Hybrid Fibre Reinforced Concrete”, Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol 9, Issue – 30, 1-4, published by Indian Society for Education and Environment, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (Scopus Indexed Journal)

Kumar, S., Pandey, J. P., and Sinha, A. K. (2015) “Systematic Study of Iron Removal from Water by Traditional Method”, Physical and Environmental Science Bulletin, Vol 3, Issue 1 & 2, 19-23, published by PESB Journals, NOIDA, Uttar Pradesh

Singh, B. K. and Sinha, A. K. (2014) “Large Scale Roughness”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 3, Issue – 3, 123-138, published by International Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Singh, B. K. and Sinha, A. K. (2014) “Surface Friction in Open Channel”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 3, Issue – 3, 39-54, published by International Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Singh, B. K. and Sinha, A. K. (2014) “Friction Factor in Open Channel”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 3, Issue – 3, 19-38, published by International Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Singh, B. K. and Sinha, A. K. (2014) “Drag Force in Open Channel”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 3, Issue – 2, 83-102, published by International Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Conference

Gautam, R. and Sinha, A.K. (2015) ‘Role of Evapotranspiration in Water Cycle’ at International Conference on Geo-Engineering and Climate Change Technologies for Sustainable Environmental Management on October 9-11, 2015 at Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

Gautam, R. and Sinha, A.K. (2015) ‘Occurrence of Flood and Various Methods of its Controlling’ at International Seminar on Utilisation of Non-Conventional Energy Sources for Sustainable Development of Rural Areas on March 21-22, 2015 at Ptrithivi College of Engineering and Management, Bhilai

Gautam, R. and Sinha, A.K. (2014) ‘Study of Flood Controlling and Disaster Mitigation in Context of Climate Change’ at International Conference on Decision Support System for Early Warning and Mitigation of Disaster on December 28-30, 2014 at National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

Kumar, S., Pandey, J. P., and Sinha, A. K. (2014) “Evaluation of Modified Traditional Method of Water Purification in the Context of Iron and Fluoride Removal”, at 7th International Congress of Environmental Research on December 26-28, 2014 at Bangalore organised by Journal of Environmental Research and Development and R. V. College of Engineering, Bangalore

Gautam, R. and Sinha, A.K. (2014) ‘Study of ARIMA Model in Context of Evapotranspiration Estimation’ at International Conference on Recent Trends and Challenges in Civil Engineering on December 10-12, 2014 at Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

 

Dr. BINDHU LAL

Journal

Bindhu Lal, Md. Shafique Alam and Sushama Kiran, “Use of stone dust from construction site as a stabilizing agent in flexible pavement construction: A case study” International Journal of Structural & Civil Engg. Research,Vol.3, Number 4,pp 25-29, 2014(Index Copernicus) (Paid)

Vinit Sehgal & Bindhu Lal, “Wavelet based models for air pollution modeling around coal mining sites in Jharkhand for 1,3and 5 day lead time”, International Journal of Environment and Pollution, Vol. 56, Nos. 1/2/3/4, pp 11-27, 2015 (SCI Expanded)

Bindhu Lal, “An Empirical Model to Evaluate SPM Concentration in a Colliery Area”Civil Engineering and Architecture, Vol.3 Number1, pp. 12-21, 2015 (Index Copernicus) (Paid)

Sushama Kiran and Bindhu Lal, “ANN based Prediction of Shear Strength of Soil from their index properties”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering,Vol.8 Number 5,pp 2195-2202, 2015 (Paid-Scopus)

Bindhu Lal, “Utilization of waste plastic polyethylene bags in Bitumen” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol.10 Number 21 pp 41738-41743,2015 (Paid-Scopus)

Bindhu Lal, Nidhi Kapoor & Apoorva Jha, “Soil stabilization with Rice husk ash and brick Kiln dust for base-course and sub- base course of low volume roads”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Vol.9 Number 1, pp 30-34,2016 (Paid-Scopus)

Mrityunjay Jaiswal & BindhuLal “Stabilization of Clayey soil with Garlic skin and Rice husk ash for flexible pavement construction" accepted for publication in the Geotechnical Testing Journal.( SCI)

Mrityunjay Jaiswal & BindhuLal,“Impact of Rice Husk Ash on Soil Stability ( Including Micro Level Investigation)”,Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol 9, Number 30,,2016 .(Index Copernicus) (Paid)

Sushma Kiran, Bindhu Lal & Sanjay Tripathy,”Shear Strength Prediction of Soil based on Probabilistic Neural Network” Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol 9, Number 41, 2016 .(Index Copernicus) (Paid)

Conference

Asim Sen, Bindhu Lal, Sanjay Shankar Tripathy, “Determination of Air Quality Index using Fuzzy Logic-based Model” IEEE international Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Signals, Communication and Optimization (EESCO), January, 2015

Sushama Kiran &Bindhu Lal, “Correlation between Unsoaked CBR value and PI value obtained with Dynamic cone penetrometer-A case study”International Conference on Recent Trends & Challenges in Civil Engineering, MNIT, Allahabad,2014

Books

Bindhu Lal (2015).  Study of Air Pollution using Intelligent Models. ISBN: 978-93-85292 00-2.

Bindhu Lal (2015). Study of Geotechnical Properties of soil when mixed with stone dust. ISBN 978-3-659-81305-4

 

Dr. BIRENDRA K. SINGH

Journal

“Large Scale Roughness”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, ISSN(E) : 2278-9995, Vol. 3, Issue 3, May 2014, 123-138

“Surface Friction in Open Channel”, International Journal of Civil Engineering ISSN (p) :2278-9987, Vol. 3, Issue 3, May 2014, 39-54

“Friction Factor in Open Channel”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, ISSN (p) :2278-9987, ISSN(E) : 2278-9995, Vol. 3, Issue 3, May 2014, 19-38

“Drag Force in Open Channel”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, ISSN (p) :2278-9987, March 2014, 82-102

“Flow Resistance in open Channel ISSN (p) :2278-9987, March 2014, 39-52

“Open Channel flow resistance”, International Journal of Civil Engineering, ISSN(E) : 2278-9995, March 2014, 25-38

Determination of function of effective roughness concentration from different forms of equation with respect to minimum velocity of flow, 89-98, Jan 2016, IJIRC, ISSN/ISBN No. 2455-2275 (E).

Determination of roughness parameters for maximum value and minimum value of function of effective roughness concentration from the equation, 27-36, Jan 2016, IJIRC, ISSN/ISBN No. 2455-2275 (E).

Most appropriate equation for relative submergence, 22-29, Feb 2016, IJIRC, ISSN/ISBN No. 2455-2275 (E)

Comparison of Manning’s roughness coefficient and Darcy Weisbach resistance coefficient, 58-67, Feb 2016, IJIRC, ISSN/ISBN No. 2455-2275 (E)

Determination of function of effective roughness concentration from the equations derived w.r.t to maximum mean depth of flow, 1-8, Feb 2016, IJIRC, ISSN/ISBN No. 2455-2275 (E)

 

Dr. INDRAJIT ROY

Journal

Sengupta S, Sharma S and Roy I (2014); “Investigation of Shear Strength Parameters of Highwall Rock Slopes and Overburden Dump Mass in Opencast Coal Mines”; International Journal of Engineering, Management, Humanities and Social Sciences Paradigms (IJEMHS); (Vol. 07, Issue 01, June 2014); ISSN: 2347 - 601X.

Sengupta S and Roy I (2015); “Study of Internal Dump Stability of Dudhichua Open Cast Project, Northern Coalfields Limited, India ”; Journal of Institute of Engineers – Series D (Springer Series); ISSN 2250-2122; J. Inst. Eng. India Ser. D DOI 10.1007/s40033-014-0061-5.

Sharma S and Roy I (2015); “ Slope Failure of Waste Rock Dump at Jayant opencast Mines, India – A Case Study”; International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER), Research India Publication, Vol. 10, No. 13 (June 2015), ISSN: 09732-4562, pp – 33006-33012 (indexed in SCOPUS).

Sharma S, Sengupta S and Roy I (2015); “Identification of Failure Surfaces in Dragline Dumps of Open Cast Mines” (Communicated to ARPN, Journal of Earth Science, ISSN: 2305-493X (indexed in SCOPUS).

Sengupta S, Sharma S and Roy I., (2016); “Stability analysis of overburden internal dump material of Amlohri opencast coal mine, India”; ARPN Journal of Earth Sciences (Asian Research Publishing Network), Vol. 5, No. 1, June 2016; ISSN: 2305-493X (indexed in SCOPUS).

Sengupta S and Roy I (2015); “Sustainable Development of Indian Coal Industry – Slope Stability Challenges”; Development and Conflicts, Published by Nirmala College, Ranchi in Association with University Grants Commission, Eastern Region Office, Kolkata; ISBN: 978-93-80036-75-5.

Conference

Roy I, Vyas D, Sengupta S (2014)  “A Solution to Dump Slope Stability Problems of Tadkeshwar Lignite Opencast Mine”; 5th Asian Mining Congress, 2014; The Mining, Geological and Metallurgical Institute of India.

Roy I, Gokhale D, Rogers David (2016) " A possible solution to the stability problem of internal  dump over steeply inclined mine floor , 6th Asian Mining Congress, 2016; The Mining, Geological and Metallurgical Institute of India.

Sengupta S and Roy I (2015); “Sustainable Development of Indian Coal Industry – Slope Stability Challenges”; Development and Conflicts, Published by Nirmala College, Ranchi in Association with University Grants Commission, Eastern Region Office, Kolkata; ISBN: 978-93-80036-75-5.

Sengupta S and Roy I., (2017); “Stability analysis of highwall slope with presence of competent and incompetent rock strata – A case study”; National Conference on Construction Management, Mechanization and Environmental Sustainability (CMMES 2017), 21 – 22nd, 2017, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India.

 

Dr. SIDDHARTHA SENGUPTA

Journal

Mandal, S., Sengupta, S. (2017). “Experimental investigation of eccentrically loaded piled raft resting on soft cohesive soil.” Indian Geotechnical Journal.  DOI:10.1007/s40098-017-0235-9.

Agrawal, N., Sengupta, S. (2017). "Methods of water content determination of oil contaminated soil: A state-of -the-art review." Proc.National Conference on Construction Management Mechanization and Environmental Sustainability, BIT Mesra, Ranchi, 63 - 69.

Sengupta, S. (2017). "Concrete admixtures and their properties." The Masterbuilder, MB Publishers Pvt. Ltd., Chennai, February 2017, 130 - 132.

Sengupta, S. (2016). "Understanding the behaviour of geogrid-reinforced foundations." Int. J. of Scientific Research and Engineering Studies, 3(11), 48 - 52.

Sengupta, S. (2016). "Insight into the behaviour and concept of helical anchor foundations." Int. J. of Scientific Research and Engineering Studies, 3(10), 30 - 33.

 

Dr. JITU KUJUR

Journal

Swarnbha, Mani Mohan, Jitu Kujur, “Study on Control of Horizontal Deflection and Storey Drift in multi-storeyed Buildings due to lateral loads by Changing column section”, Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 9(30), DOI:10.17485/ijst/2016/v9i30/99204, Aug,2016, pp. 1-4.

Aman Kumar and Jitu Kujur “Flow and Mechanical characteristics of brick bats self-compacting concrete”, International Journal of advanced research, Vol. 5(4), 2017, PP. 483-488, ISSN:2320-5407.

Sandeep Mahto and Jitu Kujur “Translucent concrete as green technology” Biospectra, Vol. 12(1A), March 2017, PP. 47-50.

Shwetambara Verma and Jitu Kujur, “Water permeability and carbonation modelling of different variants of concrete using ANN”. Malaysian Construction Research Journal, Volume 26, Issue 3, 2018 (December) accepted.

Conference

Manish Kumar and Jitu Kujur “Accelerated Carbonation Test on Concrete Made with Micro-sillica,” Proceeding of international conference on Recent Trends and Challenges in Civil Engineering (RTCCE-2014) held at MNNIT Allahabad, India during December 12-14, 2014, pp-9-10. 

Aman Kumar and Jitu Kujur “Study on the flow characteristic of self-compacting concrete by partial replacement of coarse aggregate by brick bats” Proceeding of international conference on sustainable energy and built environment (ICES-2015), held at VIT University, Vellore, India during 12-13 March, 2015, pp- 178-181 (ISBN No. 978-81-923320-6-2). 

Aman Kumar and Jitu Kujur “Study on water proofing cement mortar and concrete prepared with soap solution and rice-husk ash.” International UKIERI Concrete Congress on “Concrete Research Driving Profit and Sustainability,” held at NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India during November 2-5, 2015, pp- 724-728 (ISBN: 978-93-84869-83-0)

Nishant Malay, Manish Kumar and Jitu Kujur “Effect of Partial Replacement of cement by marble dust on carbonation of PPC concrete,” International UKIERI Concrete Congress on “Concrete Research Driving Profit and Sustainability,” held at NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India during November 2-5, 2015, pp- 633-643 (ISBN: 978-93-84869-83-0). 

Shwetambara Verma and Jitu Kujur, “Statical Analysis of Carbonation Behavior of Concrete With Manufactured Sand” Proceeding of the International conference on Construction Management, Mechanization and Environmental  Sustainable, Jan,21-22, 2017, BIT Mesra, Ranchi, India, Mani Mohan, Kirti Abhisek and Gopal Pathak. (eds.), White Falcon (pubs.), 22-27. ISBN-978-93-86210-85-2.

Jitu Kujur, “ Half Cell potential as indicator of corrosion initiation”  Proceeding of the International conference on Construction Management, Mechanization and Environmental  Sustainable, Jan,21-22, 2017, BIT Mesra, Ranchi, India, Mani Mohan, Kirti Abhisek and Gopal Pathak. (eds.), White Falcon (pubs.), PP. xx-xx. ISBN-978-93-86210-85-2. 

Sandeep Mahto and Jitu Kujur” Ligth Weigth Translucent concrete” Proceeding of IRF International Conference on Civil and Environmental Engineering, held at Kolkata, India during 23rd April, 2017, , ISBN:978-93-85832-29-1. 

Manish Kumar and Jitu Kujur, “Effect of temperature on PSC concrete made with Micro-silica” Poster presentation during International conference on sustainable energy and built environment (ICES-2015), held at VIT University, Vellore, India during 12-13 March, 2015.

 

Mr. KOUSHIK PAUL

Journal

Paul, K., Dutta, A., Krishna, A.P., 2014. A Comprehensive Study on Landfill Site Selection for Kolkata City, India. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (Taylor & Francis). Thomson Reuters Impact Factor (2012): 1.204. ISSN No.: 1096-2247 (Print), 2162-2906 (Online). Vol 64(7): pp. 846-861. DOI: 10.1080/10962247.2014.896834

Paul, K., Dutta, A., Krishna, A.P., 2015. A Comprehensive Study on Solid Waste Vehicle Routing and Tracking — a Case Study on Kolkata City. KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering (Springer). Thomson Reuters Impact Factor (2013): 0.511. ISSN No. : 1226-7988 (print version), ISSN: 1976-3808 (electronic version). DOI 10.1007/s12205-015-0214-6

Paul, K., Dutta, A., Krishna, A.P., 2017. Using GIS to locate waste bins — a case study on Kolkata City, India. Journal of Environmental Science and Management (JESAM). Thomson Reuters Impact Factor (2016): 0.146. ISSN No.: 1226-7988 (print version), ISSN: 0119-1144. Vol 20(1): pp. 95-105.

Conference

Siddhartha, K. Paul, 2016. Strengthening of a RC Beam Using Synthetic FRP Laminates. International Civil Engineering Symposium (ICES). 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Built Environment. Conference held on 10-12th March, 2016 at VIT University.

Paul, K., Dutta, A., Krishna, A.P., 2016. Landfill Site Selection for Kolkata City using GIS and SSI. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Solid Waste Management (6th IconSWM 2016) “Waste Management & Resource Utilisation”. (Ed: Prof. Sadhan Kumar Ghosh) pp. 1484-1492. 6th International Conference on Solid Waste Management. 24-26th November, 2016, Jadavpur University.

Paul K., Dutta, A., Krishna A. P., 2017. Location/allocation of waste bins using GIS in Kolkata Municipal Corporation area. Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Urban Environmental Management in India: Problems & Prospects (NCUEMI-2017). 13-14 Feb, 2017 at MNIT Jaipur. Full paper published in International Journal on Emerging Technologies Vol 8(1): pp. 511-520.

Books

A.K. Chatterjee, S. Adhikari, K. Paul, “Water Supply, Waste Disposal and Environmental Engineering”. Khanna Publishers, 9th Edition (in press)
Shiwani, Kirti Avishek, Koushik Paul, “Flood Assessment & Management in Bagmati River Basin — A Geoinformatic Approach”. Bonfring Publishers. ISBN: 978-93-85477-93-5.

 

Mr. MANI MOHAN

Journal

Acharyya, Swarnabha, Mani Mohan, and Jitu Kujur. "Study on Control of Horizontal Deflection and Storey Drift in Multi-Storey Buildings due to Lateral Loads by Changing Column Section." Indian Journal of Science and Technology 9.30 (2016).

K Tiwary, and Mani Mohan. "Strengthening Of Exterior Beam Column Joint With Modified Reinforcement Technique".  IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE) e-ISSN: 2278-1684, p-ISSN: 2320-334X. PP 32-37

Aditya Kumar Tiwary, Ashish  Kumar Tiwary, and Mani Mohan. "A review paper on strengthening of beam column joint upgraded with CFRP sheets, IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE) e-ISSN: 2278-1684, p-ISSN: 2320-334X. PP 20-26

Conference

Pawas Trivedi, Mani Mohan, “ A review on Pervious concrete”,National Conference on Construction Management, Mechaniation and Environmental Sustainability at BIT Mesra Ranchi, 21-22 Feb 2017

Abhiroop Goswami, Gyaneshwar Kumar, Mani Mohan, “Impact of the construction Industry on the Environment” National Conference on Construction Management, Mechaniation and Environmental Sustainability at BIT Mesra Ranchi, 21-22 Feb 2017

 

Dr. KIRTI AVISHEK

Books

Avishek Kirti, Mohan Mani, Pathak Gopal (2017). Construction Management, Mechanization and Environmental Sustainability. White Falcon pub. Chandigarh. ISBN: 978-93-86210-85-2.

Shiwani, Kirti Avishek, Koushik Paul (2016). Flood Assessment and Management in Bagmati River Basin-A Geoinformatic Approach. Bonfring Pub, Chennai (India). ISBN: 978-93-85477-93-5.

Roy D., Avishek K., (2015). Conflict and Development. Mitram Pub. Kolkata. ISBN: 978-93-80036-75-5.
Kirti Avishek, Thakur A., (2014). Forest Ecosystem Services and Valuation: Study on Sal forests in Ranchi, India. LAP Pub. Germany. 978-3-659-12947-6.

Journals

Kuldip Suman and Kirti Avishek (2017). Applications of Geospatial Technologies in Solid Waste Management Planning for Ranchi City: Sustainable Development Perspective. Journal of Energy Research and Environmental Technology. V4 (1) , Jan-Mar. pp. 130-133. ISSN: 2394-1651.

Avishek K., and Ranjan K. (2017).Water Quality Assessment of Harmu River, Ranchi (India). SGVU J CLIM CHANGE WATER  Vol. 1 (2) Feb 2017 pp. 1-8 ISSN: 2347-7741

Gargi Akhoury, Kirti Avishek, Moushumi Hazra (2016). Recent Changes and Variation in Precipitation over Asia-Pacific Region in relation to Long-Term Temperature and MSLP. Advances in Meteorology Volume 2016, Article ID 6769427, 11 pages. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6769427. IF:1.1. 1687-9309

Osaid, A. WasimAkram, Sukalyan Chakraborty, KirtiAvishek, Tanushree Bhattacharya. (2015). Groundwater Arsenic Contamination and Potential Health Risk Assessment of Gangetic Plains of Jharkhand, India. Health and Exposure. Springer.March 2016, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 125–142. IF: 1.14

Hazra M., Avishek K., Pathak G., (2015). Phytoremedial potential of Typhalatifolia, Eichorniacrassipes and Monochoriahastata found in contaminated water bodies across Ranchi city (India). 17: 835–840, 2015, International Journal of Phytoremediation. Taylor and Francis, ISSN: 1522-6514 print / 1549-7879 online. IF: 1.74.

Abhinav, Jyotsna Roseline E., Zahra, P. KirtiAvishek (2015). Declining Ecosystem Services due to urbanization and Mismanagement. Int. Jour of Applied Engineering Research, V10, N 35. 27422-27443. ISSN-0973-4562, 0973-9769

Book Chapters

Quraishi W., Avishek K., Hasan Z, Suman K. (2017). Operational and Management Gaps in Water Supply Infrastructures: Problems in Project Implementation. (Ed.) Avishek Kirti, Mohan Mani, Pathak Gopal. In Construction Management, Mechanization and Environmental Sustainability. White falcon pub. Chandigarh. ISBN: 978-93-86210-85-2.

Zahra P, Avishek K., Bhushan H., Haider A S. (2016). Socio Cultural Degradation of ethics In. Debjani Roy(ed). Environmental Degradation -Challenges and Remedies. RK Books. New Delhi. 978-93-82847-80-9.

Avishek K., Hazra M. (2016). Water Quality Degradation in Academic Institutions: Challenges and Outcomes. In. Debjani Roy(ed). Environmental Degradation -Challenges and Remedies. RK Books. New Delhi. 978-93-82847-80-9.

Kuldeep Suman and Avishek, K. (2015). Urbanization and Resource Depletion in Ranchi. Development and Conflict. Pp-216-224. Mitram Publications. Kolkata.ISBN: 978-93-80036-75-5

Conference

Gargi Akhoury, Kirti Avishek (2017). Impact of Temperature variation in North Pacific High over the Indian Monsoon.  International Conf. AGROTECH 2017 proceedings. Krishi Sanskriti Pub. ISBN: 9789385822490. New Delhi.

Abhinav, Jyotsna Roseline E., Zahra, P. Kirti Avishek (2014). Declining Ecosystem Services due to Urbanization and Mismanagement. Recent Developments in Science, Engineering and Technology (RED SET 2014). 17-18 Oct 2014. Organized by GD Goenka School of Engineering.

 

Dr. R. NARESH KUMAR

Journal

Verma, M. and R.Naresh Kumar (in press). Coagulation and electrocoagulation for co-treatment of stabilized landfill leachate and municipal wastewater. Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination.  DOI: 10.2166/wrd.2017.102 (Impact Factor: 0.686)

Ranjan, K., S. Chakraborty, M. Verma, J. Iqbal and R. Naresh Kumar (2016) Co-treatment of old landfill leachate and municipal wastewater in sequencing batch reactor (SBR): effect of landfill leachate concentration. Water Quality Research Journal of Canada. Vol. 51, pp. 377–387.(Impact Factor: 0.444)

Verma, M. and Naresh Kumar, R. (2016). Can coagulation-flocculation be an effective pre-treatment option for landfill leachate and municipal wastewater co-treatment? Perspectives in Science. Vol. 8, 492–494.

Chakraborty, S.and Naresh Kumar, R. (2016). Assessment of groundwater quality at a MSW landfill site using standard and AHP based water quality index: a case study from Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. Vol. 188, pp. 335 (1–18). (Impact Factor: 1.687)

Naresh Kumar, R., McCullough, C.D., Lund, M.A. and Larranaga, S. (2016). Assessment of factors limiting algal growth in acidic pit Lakes-a case study from Western Australia, Australia. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. Vol. 23, pp. 5915–5924.  (Impact Factor: 2.741)

Conference

Chakraborty, S., P.K. Mohanty, J. Iqbal and R. Naresh Kumar (2016). Co-treatment of landfill leachate and municipal wastewater by combined SBR and electrocoagulation process. International Conference on Waste Management (Recycle 2016), 1-2 April 2016, IIT Guwahati, Assam, India. (Best Paper Award)

Verma, M., Chakraborty and R. Naresh Kumar (2015). Evaluation of coagulation-flocculation process as pretreatment option for landfill leachate using alum, ferric chloride and polyacrylamide grafted Gum Ghatti. Proceedings of International Conference on Solid Waste Management and Technology, Philadelphia, USA.

Chakraborty, S., K. Ranjan, M. Verma, J. Iqbal and R. Naresh Kumar (2015) Assessing the feasibility of co-treatment of landfill leachate and municipal wastewater in sequencing batch reactor (SBR). Proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Built Environment. 12-13 March 2015. VIT University, Vellore, India.(Best Paper Award)

 

Dr. SUKALYAN CHAKRABORTY

Journal

Sukalyan Chakraborty, Md. OsaidAlam, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Yogendra Nath Singh. Arsenic accumulation in food crops: A potential threat in Bengal Delta Plain. Water Quality Exposure and Health (Springer). Vol. 6(4): 233-246, SCI, Impact factor 1.67. (2014).

Sukalyan Chakraborty, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Gurmeet Singh, Jyoti Prakash Maity. Studies on benthic macroalgae as biological indicator of heavy metal pollution in marine environment: A Biomonitoring, approach for pollution assessment. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. (Elsevier). 100: 61– 68. SCI, Impact Factor – 3.74 (2014)

S. Chakraborty, G. Owens. Metal distributions in seawater, sediment and marine benthic macroalgae from the South Australian coastline. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol. (Springer). 11(5) 1259-1270, SCI, Impact Factor – 3.2 (2014).

Poonam Tirkey, T. Bhattacharya, S. Chakraborty. First Report on Presence of Arsenic and Other Metals in the Groundwater Samples of Ranchi City, State Capital of Jharkhand, India. Current Science, Current Science, 110(1): 76-80, SCI, Impact factor 0.99. (2016).

Md. Osaid Alam, Wasim Akram Shaikh, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Kirti Avishek, Tanushree Bhattacharya. Groundwater Arsenic Contamination and Potential Health Risk Assessment of Gangetic Plains of Jharkhand, India. Exposure and Health (Springer), 8(1): 125–142 , SCI , Impact factor 1.67. (2016)

Sikha Kumari Pandey, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Sukalyan Chakraborty. Metal phytoremediation potential of naturally growing plants on flyash dumpsite of Patratu thermal power station, Jharkhand, India. International Journal of Phytoremediation (Taylor & Francis) 18(1) 87-93. SCI, Impact factor 1.77. (2016).

Amudala Prataph, Vivek Kujur, Sukalyan Chakraborty and Tanushree Bhattacharya. Assessment of Soil characteristics in the vicinity of open cast coal mine and its suitability for vegetative reclamation in Charhi and Kuju of Jharkhand, India. Journal of Environmental Biology. 37, 523 – 528, SCI, Impact factor 0.6, (2016).

Naba Kumar Mondal, Angela Samanta, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Wasim Akram Shaikh. Enhanced chromium(VI) removal using banana peel dust: isotherms, kinetics and thermodynamics study. Sustain. Water Resour. Manag. (Springer) DOI 10.1007/s40899-017-0130-7. (2017)

Liao L, Jiin-Shuh J, Sukalyan Chakraborty, M.K.Lee, Sandeep K, Yang, H-J and Li Z. Hydrogeochemistry of Groundwater and arsenic adsorption characteristics of subsurface sediments in an alluvial plain, SW Taiwan. Sustainability. (MDPI) (8): 1305 - 6, 8, 1305; doi:10.3390/su8121305. SCI. Impact Factor – 1.789, (2016)

Md. Osaid Alam, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Tanushree Bhattacharya. Soil Arsenic avaialiability and transfer to food crops in Sahibganj, India with reference to Human Health risk. Environmental Processes. (Springer) DOI 10.1007/s40710-016-0184-9. Scopus indexed, (2016).

Poonam Tirkey, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Assessment of groundwater quality and associated health risks: A case study of Ranchi city, Jharkhand, India. Pages 85-100

Book chapters

Arsenic in groundwater, agricultural soil and crops of Sahibganj in the middle Gangetic plain: A potential threat to food security and Health in Proceedings of the 6th International Congress: Arsenic in the environment (As2016) at KTH Royal institute, Stockholm, Sweden during 19th to 23rd June, 2016, entitled “Arsenic Research and Global Sustainability” CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, New York , ISBN - 2154-6568, pp 344-345.

Land Degradation and its Management Practices in Coal Mining Industries in Proceedings of the seminar “Environmental Degradation, Prevention, conservation and Mangement in India” Progressive Publishers, Kolkata, ISBN – 978-81-8064-253-1, pp 28-32.

A study on effect of coal mining on the vegetation community structure in Charhi and Kuju, Jharkhand, in Proceedings of the conference Sustainable Mining Practices,NarosaPublication. Pp 73-86, (2017).

Removal, Speciation and Metabolism of Arsenic in Microalgae. Progress of Biotechnology in India, ENVIS Centre on Environmental Biotechnology. ISBN - 978-93-5267-783-2, pp 44-62, (2017).

 

Dr. TANUSHREE BHATTACHARYA

Journal

Shikha Pandey, Tansuhree Bhattacharya. Effect of two biodegradable chelates on metals uptake, translocation and biochemical changes of Lantana Camara growing in fly ash amended soil.  International journal of phytoremediation, Taylor and Francis, ISSN 
1522-6514 (Print), 1549-7879 (Online), SCI, Impact factor: 1.74. (Accepted)

Poonam Tirkey, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Suman Baraik. Health Risk Assessment and water quality analysis of groundwater: A case study of Ranchi city, Jharkhand, India.  Groundwater for Sustainable Development. Publisher Elsevier. Vol.5, 85-100.   ISSN: 2352-801X.

Shikha Kumari Pandey, Tanushree Bhattacharya. Mobility, Ecological Risk and Change in Surface Morphology during Sequential Chemical Extraction of Heavy Metals in Fly Ash: A Case Study. Environmental Technology & Innovation. Publisher Elsevier. ISSN: ISSN: 2352-1864. Available online 25 November 2016. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eti.2016.10.004. Available online 25 November 2016.

Md. Osaid Alam & Sukalyan Chakraborty & Tanushree Bhattacharya: Soil Arsenic Availability and Transfer to Food Crops in Sahibganj, India with reference to Human Health Risk. Environ. Process. DOI 10.1007/s40710-016-0184-9, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp 763–7792016. SCI indexed. ISSN: 2198-7491 (Print) 2198-7505 (Online).

Piyal Bhattacharya, Alok Chandra Samal, Tanushree Bhattacharya and Subhas Chandra Santra. Sequential Extraction for The Speciation of Trace Heavy Metals in Hooghly River Sediments, India. International Journal of Experimental Research and Review. Vol. 6: 39-49, 2016.  ISSN: 2455-4855. International Academic Publishing House.

Poonam Tirkey, T. Bhattacharya, S. Chakraborty. Arsenic and Other Metals in the Groundwater Samples of Ranchi City, State Capital of Jharkhand, India. Current Science, SCOPUS, SCI Impact factor 0. 9. ISSN 00113891, Vol.110, no.1, 73-76, 2016.

Shikha Pandey, T. Bhattacharya, S. Chakraborty. ‘Metal Phytoremediation Potential of Naturally Growing Plants on Fly Ash Dumpsite of Patratu Thermal Power Plant, Jharkhand, India’. In International journal of phytoremediation, Taylor and Francis, ISSN 
1522-6514 (Print), 1549-7879 (Online), SCI, Impact factor: 1.74. DOI: 10.1080/15226514.2015.1064353, Vol 18, issue 1, 87-93. 2016.

Amudala Prathap, Vivek Kujur, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Tanushree Bhattacharya: Assessment of soil, characteristics in the vicinity of opencast coal mine and its suitability for vegetative reclamation in Charhi and Kuju of Jharkhand, India. Journal of Environmental Biology, volume 37, pp 523-528. 2016. ISSN: 0254-8704; e ISSN: 2394-0379, Impact factor= 0.9, SCI.

Md. Osaid Alam, Wasim Akram Shaikh, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Kirti Avishek, Tanushree Bhattacharya. Groundwater arsenic contamination and potential health risk assessment of Gangetic plains of Jharkhand, India. Exposure and Health, vol. 8, 125-142, 2016. Springer, Netherlands, ISSN: 2451-9766. Impact factor=1.1, SCI.

Sukalyan Chakraborty, Md. Osaid Alam, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Yogendra Nath Singh. Arsenic accumulation in food crops: A potential threat in Bengal Delta Plain. Water Quality Exposure and Health, Springer, Netherlands 6, Issue 4, pp 233-246. (2014). ISSN: 1876-1658, SCI Indexed.

Sukalyan Chakraborty, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Gurmeet Singh, Jyoti Prakash Maity. Benthic macro algae as biological indicators of heavy metal pollution in the marine environments: A Biomonitoring approach for pollution assessment. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety vol.100, 61–68, (2014) Elsevier. Impact factor=2.572, ISSN:0147-6513, SCI Indexed.

Conference

T. Bhattacharya. Heavy Metal Contamination in Water Resources: A Case Study of Ranchi. One Day State Level Seminar Cum Discussion on Water Resources: Issues, Challenges and Sustainabilty June, 2017, Ranchi Women’s College.

T. Bhattacharya. Human Development Index and Millennium Development Goals. in Faculty Development Programme on HR and Contemporary Practices. 6th to 19th April, 2015, BIT, Mesra.

Sustainable Development and Millennium Development Goals. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Sustainable Development, 14th March, 2015. Vivekananda College, Thakurpukur, Kolkata.

T. Bhattacharya. Translocation of Heavy Metals in Naturally Growing Vegetation in Fly Ash Dumping Sites of Patratu Power Plant, Jharkhand, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Tropical Ecological Congress, December 10-12, 2014.

Books

Effect of speciation on Heavy metals uptake in wetland plants: Tanushree Bhattacharya ISBN Number: 978-3-8454-2862-8, 2012, Lambert Publishing House, Germany, 2012.
"Copper, Lead, and Zinc& Chromium in Street Dust of Anand City, India: Tanushree Bhattacharya, Dhara Tuteja, Mitul Patel. Lambert Publishing House, Germany, ISBN Number:  978-3-659-62173-4, 2014.

 

Dr. JAWED IQBAL

Journal

K Ranjan, S Chakraborty, M Verma, J Iqbal, R. N Kumar (2016) Co-treatment of old landfill leachate and municipal wastewater in sequencing batch reactor (SBR): effect of landfill leachate concentration, Water Quality Research Journal of Canada, DOI: 10.2166/wqrjc.2016.020, 51 (4)

J Iqbal& A. K. Gorai, Y. B. Katpatal, Gopal Pathak (2015) Development of GIS Based    Fuzzy Pattern Recognition Model (modified DRASTIC model) for Groundwater Vulnerability to Pollution Assessment, International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, DOI.10,1007/s13762-014-0693-x, 12, 3161-3174

J Iqbal, A. K. Gorai, Gopal Pathak, (2015) Development of Hierarchical Fuzzy model  for Groundwater Vulnerability to pollution Assessment,  Arabian Journal of Geosciences, DOI 10.1007/s12517-014-1417-8, 8, 2713-2728

 R Krishna, J Iqbal, A. K. Gorai, F. Tuluri, P. B. Tchounwou (2015) Groundwater Vulnerability to Pollution Mapping of Ranchi District using GIS, Applied Water Science, DOI: 10.1007/s13201-014-0198-2, 5, 345-358 (ESCI in WoS)

 A. K. Gorai, S. A. Hasni, J Iqbal (2014) prediction of groundwater quality index to assess suitability for drinking purposes using fuzzy rule-based approach, Applied Water Science, DOI: 10.1007/s13201-014-0241-3 (ESCI in WoS)

Conference

 S Chakraborty, K Ranjan, M Verma, Jawed Iqbal, R Naresh (2015) Assessing the feasibility of Co-Treatment of Landfill Leachate and Municipal wastewater in SBR, Proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Energy & Built Environment, (ISBN: 978-81-923320-6-2), 12-13 March 2015, (Best Paper award)

 S Chakraborty, P Mohanty, RN Kumar, Jawed Iqbal (2016) Co-Treatment of landfill leachate and municipal wastewater by combined SBR and Electro-Coagulation process, Proceedings of International Conference on waste management, 1-2 April, 2016, (Best Paper award)

Sasmita Chand, Biswajit Paul, Sumit Mishra, Jawed Iqbal, Manish Kumar (2016)Development of a low cost effective fly ash based zeolite for treatment of waste water, 6th International Science Congress (ISC-2016), International Science Community Association, At Hutatma Rajguru Mahavidyalaya, Rajgurunagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India

 

Dr. NEETA KUMARI

Journal

Kumari, N and Pathak,G. (2014). “A review of groundwater quality issue in Jharkhand due to fluoride.”, Journal of Engineering Research and Applications, ISSN:2248-9622, 4(3-2), 65-77.

Kumari, N., Pathak, G., and Singh, T.B.N. (2015). “The overall assessment of quality and quantity of drinking water with focus on fluoride in the areas of extreme western parts of Jharkhand.”  International Journal of Environmental Sciences, ISSN 0976-4402, 5(4),  815-829.

Book chapters

Kumari, N. & Pathak, G. 2016. “Determination of suitable ANN architecture for groundwater fluoride prediction ”, International conference of computational intelligence (ICCI-2015). Accepted for publication in “Advances in Computational Intelligence: Proceedings of International Conference on Computational Intelligence 2015”, Springer book series, ISBN- 978-981-10-2524-2.

Kumari, N., Pathak, G., Prakash, Om. A review of application of artificial neural network in groundwater modelling. In Arun kumar sinha, R.Rajesh, Prabhat Ranjan, Rajesh Pratap Singh (ed.) Recent advances in mathematics, statistics, and computer sciences. World scientific publishing company pvt. Ltd., 2016. ISBN 978-981-4696-16-6, pp 393-402.

Kumari, N., Pathak, G. Prediction and statistical analysis of Fluoride in drinking water of Palamu and Garhwa districts in Jharkhand. In. Debjani Roy (ed.) Environmental degradation: challenges and remedies. R K Books. New Delhi, 2016, ISBN: 978-93-82847-80-9, pp 141-158.

 

Dr. GOPAL PATHAK

Journal

Anamika Srivastava, Gopal Pathak (2014). A short Review on mitigation of metals from groundwater using Dried Hyacinth Root, Water Quality Exposure Health, DOI 10.1007/s 12403-014-0153-3. SCI & SCOPUS Indexed.

Development of GIS-based fuzzy pattern recognition model (modified DRASTIC model) for groundwater vulnerability to pollution assessment. J. Iqbal, A. K. Gorai, Y. B. Katpatal, G. Pathak. (2015) Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol. DOI 10.1007/s 13762-014-0693-x

Development of hierarchical fuzzy model for groundwater vulnerability to pollution assessment. Jawed Iqbal, Gopal Pathak, A. K. Gorai (2015) Arab Geosci. DOI 10.1007/s 12517-014-1417-8

Removal of arsenite using dried hyacinth root: Adsorption mechanism. Anamika Srivastava and Gopal Pathak. IJWREM Volume 5, Numbers 1-2, January-December 2014, pp. 141-146

Polyether sulfone in combination with dried hyacinth root for removing arsenic from drinking water. Anamika Srivastava, Gopal Pathak, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, BIT, Mesra, Ranchi. IJWREM. Volume 6, Number 2, January-June 2015, pp.-1-6

Achievements

Dr Sunil K Sinha appointed as Adjunct Professor

Dr Sunil K Sinha appointed as Adjunct Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

ASCE has selected Neeraj Kumar Sharma BIT Mesra alumnus as one of ten New Faces of Civil Engineering

ASCE has selected Birla Institute of Technology Mesra alumnus Neeraj Kumar Sharma as one of ten New Faces of Civil Engineering