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Peer-reviewed Article
In Water
Author:
Anshul
Sud
Bhartendu
Sajan
Shruti
Kanga
Suraj Kumar
Singh
Saurabh
Singh
Bojan
Durin
Gowhar
Meraj
Dhrubajyoti
Sahariah
Jatan
Debnath
Kesar
Chand
This study employed an advanced geospatial methodology using the Google Earth Engine (GEE) platform to assess soil erosion in the Satluj Watershed thoroughly. To achieve this, the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE) model was integrated into the study, which was revealed through several analytical tiers, each with a unique function. The...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Earth Systems and Environment
Author:
Shailesh
Pandey
Maneesh S.
Bhandari
Rajeev
Shankhwar
Pawan Kumar
Thakur
Gowhar
Meraj
Sabyasachi
Banerjee
Rajendra K.
Meena
Amit
Pandey
Harish S.
Ginwal
This study addresses the concerning mortality of Pinus wallichiana (blue pine), a crucial timber species in the northwestern Himalayas, specifically within the Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve (NDBR)––a UNESCO world heritage site in India. Hazard prediction mapping was carried out during the study period (2018–2021) using the MaxEnt program and...
Discussion Paper
Author:
India’s national government has offered strong support for the development of green hydrogen as part of the clean energy transition. However, much of the actual progress in this transition will depend on subnational governments. This paper argues India’s subnational governments have significant potential to capitalise on diverse natural resource...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Results in Engineering
Author:
Saurabh
Singh
Suraj Kumar
Singh
Shruti
Kanga
Pradeep kr
Shrivastava
Bhartendu
Sajan
Gowhar
Meraj
Bojan
Đurin
Nikola
Kranjcic
Dragana
Dogancic
The construction of large-scale infrastructure projects like dams can substantially alter local hydrological systems, prompting concerns about their impacts on river water levels and discharge. This study was undertaken in response to the compelling need to investigate and analyze the potential implications of water scarcity, particularly within...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Journal of Climate Change
Author:
Rajat
Agrawal
Suraj Kumar
Singh
Shruti
Kanga
Bhartendu
Sajan
Gowhar
Meraj
This study utilises a comprehensive, multi-layered approach to assess flooding susceptibility in a specific area, integrating diverse environmental datasets such as JRC Global Surface Water, Landsat 8 images, and SRTM elevation data. Employing the GEE FMA, a powerful tool leveraging Google Earth Engine capabilities, the analysis covers water...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Results in Engineering
Author:
Saurabh
Singh
Suraj Kumar
Singh
Shruti
Kanga
Pradeep Kr
Shrivastava
Gowhar
Meraj
This study conducts a comprehensive analysis of hydrological patterns in the Kalisindh and Parbati Rivers, highlighting the Eastern Rajasthan Canal Project (ERCP) as pivotal for bolstering regional water security. Employing an array of data sources, this research utilizes Polynomial Regression and neural network forecasting to dissect flow patterns...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Progress in Disaster Science
Author:
Mijanur
Mondal
Abhijit
Mukherjee
Nagham Mahmoud
Ismaeel
Kousik
Das
Coastal aquifers are hydraulically connected to the sea and a storm (cyclone/hurricane) can disrupt the surface water-groundwater (SW-GW) interaction process which is largely unexplored. Thus, this study aims to explore the impact of storm surges (both positive and negative) on coastal aquifers, focusing on pollutant mobilization, groundwater level...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Water
Author:
Gaddam
Yasaswini
Sambani
Kushala
Ganjikunta S. V.
Santhosh
Mude T. K.
Naik
Mijanur
Mondal
Uttiya
Dey
Kousik
Das
Soumyajit
Sarkar
There has been a growing concern over the occurrence of fluoride (F−) in groundwater and the impact of F− exposure on human health issues over the past decades. So, this study conducted a regional–scale assessment of the occurrence and trend of groundwater F− distribution [2014–2018] integrated with locally field–based investigations on F− exposure...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Scientifica
Author:
Rinki
Bhattarai
Binaya Kumar
Mishra
Deepa
Bhattarai
Dipendra
Khatiwada
Gowhar
Meraj
This study assessed the hydropower potential of a mountain watershed within the Sunkoshi River basin in Sindupalchok, Nepal, utilizing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) hydrological model. Topographical, soil and land use, meteorological, and discharge data were employed to characterize the study...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Climate
Author:
Simran
Bharti
Adyan Ul
Haq
L. T. Sasang
Guite
Shruti
Kanga
Fayma
Mushtaq
Majid
Farooq
Suraj Kumar
Singh
Gowhar
Meraj
Evaluating inherent vulnerability, an intrinsic characteristic becomes imperative for the formulation of adaptation strategies, particularly in highly complex and vulnerable regions of Himalayas. Jammu City, situated in the north-western Himalayas within a transitional zone between the Himalayan range and the plains, is not only susceptible to...