Research Projects

Project under Hydrology & Cryosphere
S.NO. Title PI Name Institute Name Sanction with Date Duration Status Major Equipments
1 L-moments Based Regional extreme Rainfall and flood frequency Analysis for Hydrometerological Sub zones 2(b) and 2(c) of India. Dr . Parthasarathi Choudhary

Civil Engg, NIT Silchar,



26th April, 2010

3 Years    
2 Quantification of physical and chemical flux of discharging groundwater to sea in coastal areas of the Bay of Bengal Dr. Abhijit Mukherjee Dept. of Geology and Geophysics, IIT, Kharagpur MoES/PAMC/H&C/23/2013-PC-II dated 03rd March 2014 3 Years On-going


1.Field multiprobe meter for water testing 2. Data logger 3. Trace Element Analyzer (Anodic Stripping Voltametry System)

3 Assessing the impacts of climate and land cover changes on hydrology Prof. Shakil A Romshoo University of Kashmir


20th October , 2011

3 Years On-going
4 Modelling of soil moisture in a changing climate using the potential of probabilistic hydro-meteorological approach Dr. Rajib Maity Depatment of Civil Engineering, IIT, Kharagpur MoES/PAMC/H&C/30/2013-PC-II 29th August, 2014 4 Years On-going


5 Establishing the reference condition on the Ganga River with Corona archival imagery Dr. Rajiv Sinha Depatment of Civil Engineering, IIT, Kanpur MoES/PAMC/H&C/37/2013-PC-II 23rd July, 2014 18 Months On-going

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6 Seasonal Hydrologic Predictions based on Regional Forecasts of Monsoon Rainfall with CWRF and Statistical Downscaling Dr. Subimal Ghosh Deptt. of Civil Engineering, IIT, Bombay MoES/PAMC/H&C/35/2013-PC-II 25 September 2014 3 Years On-going

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Workstations Computational Support

7 Near-Real-Time Urban Flood Forecasting System Dr. Subhankar Karmakar Centre for Environmental Science and Engineering, IIT, Bombay MoES/PAMC/H&C/36/2013-PC-II 25 September 2014 3 Years On-going

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MIKE FLOOD (including basin module) software Workstation PC

8 Assessment of Environmental Flows for Himalayan Rivers Dr Sharad Jain National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee. MoES/PAMC/H&C/38/2013-PC-II 25 September 2014 1 Years On-going

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9 Isotope techniques to evaluate the seasonal and inter-annual variation of glacial and snowmelt discharge in the Ganges River at Gomukh and Mana Dr Indra Sekhar Sen Department of Earth Sciences, IIT Kanpur. MoES/PAMC/H&C/47/2013-PC-II 25 September 2014 18 Months On-going

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10 Resistance characteristics of alluvial channel with mobile bed vegetation Dr. Bimlesh Kumar Dept. of Civil Engineering, IIT, Guwahati. MoES/PAMC/H&C/26/2013-PC-II 1 December 2014 2 Years On-going

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11 Estimation of glacier mass balance, glacier dynamics and surface flow using UAV’s (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) in Baspa Basin, Himachal Pradesh Dr. Rajesh Kumar Dept. of Environmental Science, School of Basic Sciences & Research, Sharda University, Knowledge Park – III, Greater Noida


29 March 2016
3 Years On-going

i). Unmanned Aerial Vehicle with inbuilt high resolution camera and GPS

ii). Laptop



A scoping proposal to build a two dimensional ice-flow model for basin-scale

glacier simulation in the Himalaya
Dr. Argha Banerjee Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune, 411008


25 October 2016
2 Years On-going

i). One Desktop



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