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Niranjan CV




Sr. Assistant Professor
Advance Geomorphology,
 Department of Geography, Pandu College,
Maligaon, Guwahati-12, Assam, INDIA
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Educational Qualification              :    M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D., 

Specialization                                   :   Advance Geomorphology

Other Qualification                          :   SLET Qualified.

Area of Interest                                 : River and Flood Management

Address for communication           : Vill: Santipur-4 P.O: Mangaldai,

                    Dist: Darrang (Assam) Pin: 784125

                    Phone: +91-98641-90982 (M)

  • Ø Teaching Experience:

a) As a PGT in Kendriya Vidyalaya Narengi for two months.

b) As a lecturer, Goalpara College for the year 2002-03                                          

c) As a Assistant Professor, Pandu College since 2004 to till-date)

  • Ø Research Activities:

i) One Minor Research Project Completed in 2010 (UGC, NER Sponsored).

Title of the Project: Flood and impact of flood hazard on flood plain dweller’s in Saktola river basin, Assam

ii) One Major Research Project completed in 2015 (UGC, (New Delhi) Sponsored).

 Title of the Project: Flood and its Impact on People and Environment in Nanoi river Basin, Assam.

  • Ø Faculty Development Courses:

i). Refresher Course attended and completed in Environmental Science (Geography) sponsored by UGC and organized by ASC, NEHU, Shillong from 25th June to 17th July 2010.

ii). Orientation Programme attended and completed sponsored by UGC and organized by ASC, NEHU, Shillong from 13th Feb to 11th Mar, 2012.

  • Ø Other Research award and Academic Activities:


a) Doctoral Fellowship Awarded by ICSSR, New Delhi in 2008.

b) Academic Counselor for Certificate in Primary Education (CPE) under IGNOU.

c) Appointed as Research Paper Reviewer of refereed journal “Journal of Flood Engineering” an International Journal, Chief Editor Prof. S. Eslamia.

d) Delivered two lecture on River as a Resource Person in a National Workshop “Application of Quantitative Techniques in Physical Geography” held on 1st to 3rd July, 2015 at Bajali College, Pathsala, Assam.

e) Life member of Indian Journal of North-East India Council for Social Science Research, North East India, Shillong.

f) Life member of Journal of Hill Geographer, Department of Geography, NEHU, Shillong.

  • Ø Research Publications:

a. Published in Journals and Proceedings:

i) Bhattacharjee, N. (2006) “River & Flood Dynamics in the Mangaldoi, Assam a Study of Dynamic Geomorphology”. Published in “Population and Environment: Issues and Sustainable Development”, Edited by Rath, P.K., proceedings of the 2nd International Geographical Conference, P. 115-123.

ii) Bhattacharjee, N. (2009) “Flood and their Hazard Impact on Floodplain Dwellers in Mangaldai Sub-division, Assam: A Study in Geographical Geomorphology”. Published in “Transactions”, Journal of the Institute of Indian Geographers, Vol. 31, No.1 2009, Dept. of Geography, University of Pune, ISSN-0970-9851,

iii) Bhattacharjee, N. (2010) “Morphometry and Its Impact on Land Use Dynamics of Gabharu River Basin, Assam, using Geoinformatics Tools” Published in “Land Use, Bio Diversity and Climate Change” edited by Rahman M., “E-Proceedings”, of the International Geographical Union (IGU) Commission Seminar.

iv) Bhattacharjee, N. (2010) “Uttar Pub Bharatar Jal Samasya”, published in Assamese Journal “Bhougolika” Vol-16, the journal Published by NEIGS, Gauhati University. Edited by L.Datta,

v) Bhattacharjee, N. (2012) “Hydrogeomorphic Characteristics and their Impact on Flood Hazard In the Barnadi River Basin, Assam Using Geoinformatics Tools”. Published in “North East India Social Science and Research”, Journal Vol. 36.2, No.2 2012, ICSSR,ISSN 0970-7913 Shillong ,Edited by Sarma,

vi) Bhattacharjee, N. (2013) “Impact of Flood on Rural Development in the Brahmaputra Valley, Assam: A Challenge” Published in “Journal of Social Science”, Vol. 01, No.01 2013, PP.110-121, Bodoland University, ISSN 2320-0952.

vii) Bhattacharjee, N. (2015) “Few Morphometric Characteristics and their Impact on Floods Using Remote Sensing and Gis Technique in the Gabharu River Basin, Assam, India” published in “Journal Of Flood Engineering”, Vol. 06, No.1-6, 2015; © International Science Press (India) ISSN : 0976-6219 Pp. 37–51.

viii) Bhattacharjee, N. (2015) Rivers of Udalguri and Darrang Districts, Assam: Problems and Measures” published in journal “Douranga”, Vol. 1, 2nd issue, 2014-15; Darrang Udalguri Geographical Society, ISSN : 2348-8905.

ix) Bhattacharjee. N.,(2016): “Links among Drainage Density, Frequency and Flooding in Nanoi River Basin, Assam” Published in International Journal of Interdisciplinary Research in Science Society and Culture(IJIRSSC) Vol: 2, Issue:1, (June Issue), 2016 ISSN: (P) 2395-4345, (O) 2455-2909 © IJIRSSC Page 43.


a. Research Article Published in Books and Other Volumes:

i) Bhattacharjee, N. (2008) “Geo-Environmental Scenario in North-East India” published in “North-East India Geo-environmental Issues”, the book Edited by Deka, S. EBH Publishers,ISBN-978-81-903834-4-8, Guwahati (India),

ii) Bhattacharjee, N. (2012) “Floods in the Nanoi and Saktola River Basins in Darrang District, Assam”, published in “Water crisis in the Indian Subcontinent” the book Edited by Z. Hussain and L. Cazee. Bookwell Publishers, ISBN-978-93-805-74-257, Delhi (India), pp-41-66

iii) Bhattacharjee, N. (2012) “Problems and Prospects of Handloom Industry in Assam with Special Reference to Sualkuchi Revenue Village”, published in “Agenda for Assam and the North East-Issues and Trends” Vol-2, the book Edited by J.K.Das, EBH Publishers,ISBN-97893-80261-40-9 (India),

iv) Bhattacharjee, N. (2012) “Delineation of Suitable Sites for Aforestation to Mitigate Flood Problems in Noa River Basin, Assam by Using RS and GIS Techniques”, published in “North East India Deforestation and its Impact” the book Edited by B.N. Goswami, Published by Purbanchal Prakash, , ISBN-978-81-7213-165-4,Guwahati.

v) Bhattacharjee, N. (2013) “Flood and its Management in Barnoi River, Assam, Using Geo-informatics tools”, published in “Glo-cal Crisis and Environmental Governance in North-eastern Region of India” abstract volume the book Edited by A. Mondal and Mahuya Sengupta, Published by Assam University, Silchar, ISBN-978-81-908302-6-3.

c. Article Published in Bulletins:

  1. i)Bhattacharjee, N. (2008) “Human Latitude: A Threat to Monsoon” published in “Bulletin”, the bulletin Edited by Deka, S. Department of Geography, Pandu College, Guwahati (India),
  2. ii)Bhattacharjee, N. (2012) “Communication Skill” published in “PCTU Bulletin”,Volume-III, 2011-12, Edited by Sarmah, R. Pandu College, Guwahati (India),
  3. iii)
    1. vi)Bhattacharjee, N. (2012) “Brahmaputra Upatyakar Jal Samashare Paribestita Kaikhanman Upnai” published in “Souvenir”, Pandu College, Edited by Roy.N. Pandu College, Guwahati (India),
  • Ø Seminar Attended and Research Paper Presented:

a. National :

i) “Human Response to Floods and Flood Problems in Mangaldoi Sub-division in Assam” Paper presented in the seminar on Population, Environment & Development in North-East India, Held on 29th March,2005 at G.U.

ii)Seminar on “Political Violence and Issues of Human Rights in NE India”, Held on 10th October, 2007 at Pandu College.

b.International :

i)“River & Flood Dynamics in the Mangaldoi, Assam a Study of Dynamic Geomorphology”. Paper presented in the international seminar on “Contemporary Population & Environmental Issues and their Sustainable Development”, Held on 27th Jan, 2005 at Goa.

ii)“Floods in the Nanoi and Saktola River Basins in Darrang District, Assam” paper presented in the international seminar on “Water Crisis in the Indian Subcontinent: Issues and Challenges” held on 23rd to 25th November, 2009 at NEHU, Shillong.

iii)“Selection of Potential Sites for Integrated Watershed Management Programmes in Noa Basin, Assam Using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques” paper presented in the international seminar on “Land use, Bio-diversity and Climate Change” held on 11th to 13th December, 2010 at Cotton College, Guwahati.

iv)“Strategies for Flood Management Based on Existing Landform and Land use in Barnadi River Basin, Assam using Geospatial Tools” paper presented in the 13th international conference of the International Academy of Physical Sciences on “Emerging Interfaces of Physical Sciences and Technology” held on 14th to 16th June, 2011 at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, India.

v)“Flood and its Management in Barnoi River, Assam, Using Geo-informatics tools”. Paper presented in the international conference on “Glo-cal Crisis and Environmental Governance in North-eastern Region of India” organized by Assam University, Silchar and ONGC, Held on 11th to 13th Nevember, 2013 at Silchar.

vi) “Hydro-Geomorphic Characteristics of Nanoi River Basin, Assam using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques”. Paper presented in the international conference on “International Conference on Environment and Ecology organized by Foundation for Science and Environment, Kolkata, Held on 2nd to 4th March, 2015, Kolkata.

  • ØWorkshop & Training Attended:

i) Attended & Completed 3 days workshop on Research Methodology &   GIS Application in Research (NEHU, Shillong) 28th to 30, Nov,2002.

ii) Attended & Completed 7 days course on Intensive Computer Application in Social Sciences  organized by OKDISCD,  (sponsored by ICSSR) 2nd to 8th, Nov, 2003.

iii) Attended and completed two days course on “Faculty Development program on SPSS” Department of Statistics, GU, on November 14th –15th, 2008

iv) Attended and Completed three days training and workshop on “On Life Skills and Career Guidance” organized by National Service Scheme, Pandu College, Guwahati (Sponsored by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, TN) on 22nd to 24th December, 2009.

v) Attended and Completed two weeks training programme on “On Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems (RS and GIS)” organizes by Sikkim Manipal Institute of technology, Sikkim held (Sponsored by NNRMS and ISRO) on 15th to 26th March, 2010.

vi) Completed three month Basic Computer Application Course at NE information and computer Academy, Panbazar Guwahati, 1996.

vii) Attended and Completed one day Consultation workshop on “Climate Change: Issues and Policy Formulation (Special focus on developing” State Climate Change Action Plan of Assam” organized by Dept. of Geography, GU and ASTEC, Guwahati on 28th January, 2011.

viii) Attended and Completed two day workshop on “Technology Integration in Science Teaching at College Level” organized by IGNOU (i-CAT) at Handique girls college Guwahati from 5th and 6th February, 2011.

ix) Attended and Completed two days International workshop on “Morphology of River Brahmaputra”” organized by FREMAA and Water Resource Department,Govt. of Assam, Guwahati on 23rd to 24th October, 2013.

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