Publications & Awards

Book

  • Kalra, B.S., Sharma, R.K., Mishra, A.K., Sarangi, A., Singh, D.K., Singh, M., Babu Ram, Patel, N., and Rajput, T.B.S. (2012). Evaluation report on Watershed Development Programme (DPAP & IWDP) in Selected Districts of Uttar Pradesh; ISBN-978-81-88708-91-8; Water Technology Centre, IARI, New Delhi-110012, India. pp 1-211p

Book chapters

  • Khajanchi Lal, R. Kaur, KG Rosin and Neelam Patel. Low cost remediation and on-farm management approaches for safe use of wastewater in agriculture. In: Dagar, J. C., Sharma D.K. and Sharma P.C. (eds). Innovative Saline Agriculture, Springer :Advances in Agroforestry Series No.13, Springer (in press).
  • M Kumar, R Rani and M Khanna (2016) Water management for climate resilient agriculture. Pathak H and Chkraborti B (Eds) Climate Change and Gariculture; Technologies for Enhancing Resilience. IARI, New Delhi.
  • Sudhishri S., Dass A. and Choudhury P.R. 2015. Innovations in Water Conservation for Rainfed Areas of Eastern India. Book Title:Innovations in Soil & Water Engineering by Balram Panigrahi, and Megh R. Goyal,under book series, “Innovations  in Agric. & Biological Engineering” to be published by Apple Academic Press, Inc. Chapter 15  P30
  • Yadav R.K., P.S. Minhas, Khajanchi Lal and J.C. Dagar. 2015.  Safer disposal of wastewater for greening the urban and peri-urban areas and revenue generation. In: Dagar, J. C. and Minhas, P. S. (eds). Agroforestry for Management of Waterlogged Saline Soils and poor-Quality Waters. Advances in Agroforestry 11.
  • Neelam Patel and T.B.S. Rajput. 2013. Micro irrigation for efficient use of water and enhanced farm productivity. In: Integrated Farming Systems for livelihood security of small and marginal farmers (Eds. U.K. Behera, A.K. Chaudhary, AnchalDass and A.K. Vyas). Division of Agronomy, IARI. pp 250-263.
  • Singh A.L., R.N. Nakar, NishaGoswami, K.A. Kalariya, K. Chakraborty and Man Singh. (2013) Waterdeficit stress and its management in groundnut. Advances in Plant Physiology, Vol. 14 : 371-465. In Ed. A.Hemantarajan, Advances in Plant Physiology , Vol. 14.
  • Khajanchi Lal, Ravinder Kaur, D S Gurjar and K G Rosin (2014). Concept, Classification and Methods of field drainage. In Advances in field crop production (Editors: K S Rana, Anil K Choudhary, SeemaSepat and R S Bana) ISBN: 978-93-83168-08-8, PG School, IARI, New Delhi-12.  p.no. 276-280.
  • R. Kaur, K G Rosin, KhajanchiLal and D S Gurjar (2014). Phytoremediation of heavy metal contaminated soils and waters. In Natural Resource Management for Sustainable Agriculture. (editors: K S Rana, Anil K Choudhary, SeemaSepat and R S Bana) ISBN: 978-93-83168-06-4.  p.no 226-230.
  • R. Kaur (2013) Vulnerability Assessment in Assessment of Baseline Vulnerability for Climate Sensitive Diseases at Local Level in India, IIHMR, Delhi Publication.
  • Singh A.L., R.N. Nakar, Nisha Goswami, K.A. Kalariya, K. Chakraborty and Man Singh. (2013) Water deficit stress and its management in groundnut. Advances in Plant Physiology, Vol. 14 : 371-465. In Ed. A. Hemantarajan, Advances in Plant Physiology , Vol. 14.
  • Khanna, M and M Kumar (2013). Water resources of India: Problem and Prospects. Pp 262-290 ln: Water for Health  “Healthy Water , Health Life” (Editors : Gill SS, Manhas R and Bansal P, 2013), Gulab Publisher, Sangrur.
  • M. Kumar and M. Khanna (2013). Role of Irrigation technique in conservation agriculture. (Kumar, Yadav and Kumar, Eds.) Emerging Science and Technology for Food, Agriculture and Environment. Agrobios International, India (ISBN 978-93-81191-01-9), pp 132-150.
  • Sarangi, A. 2013. Hydrology for watershed management, In: Handbook of Agricultural Engineering, ICAR (ISBN: 978-81-7164-134-5) Chapter 22, pp 271-286.
  • Sudhishri Susama and Dass Anchal. 2014. Mechanical measures for soil and water conservation. In: Climate Resilient Dryland Farming and Watershed Management (Eds. Anchal Dass, K.S. Rana, Anil K. Choudhary and R.S. Bana). Post Graduate School, IARI, New Delhi-12 and ICAR, DARE, MoA, New Delhi-1. pp 38-41.
  • Sudhishri Susama, Dash B.K. and Dass Anchal. 2014. Watershed management planning. In: Climate Resilient Dryland Farming and Watershed Management (Eds. Anchal Dass, K.S. Rana, Anil K. Choudhary and R.S. Bana). Post Graduate School, IARI, New Delhi-12 and ICAR, DARE, MoA, New Delhi-1. pp 200-210.
  • Sudhishri S. and Dass A. 2014. Water management strategies for conservation agriculture. In: Advances in Field Crop Production (Eds. K.S. Rana, A.K. Choudhary, Seema Sepat and R.S. Bana). Post Graduate School, IARI, New Delhi-12. pp 270-275.
  • Sudhishri S. and Dass A. 2013. Efficient water management in rice farming. In: Integrated Farming Systems for livelihood security of small and marginal farmers (Eds. U.K. Behera, A.K. Choudhary, Anchal Dass and A.K. Vyas). Division of Agronomy, IARI. pp 264-297.
  • Sudhishri, S. and Dass, A. 2013. Potential rainwater harvesting systems in eastern ghats region of Odisha. In: Water Management in Agriculture (Eds. M.S. Meena, K.M. Singh and B.P. Bhatt). Jaya Publishing House. pp 201-214.
  • Gupta, H.S. and T.B.S. Rajput. 2011. Improving water use efficiency, Agriculture Year Book, pp 21-30.
  • Kaur, Ravinder 2012. A decision support system based approach for recommending long term sustainable conjunctive water use and crop rotation plans. In: Advances in Farming Systems (Ed. UK Behra), Chapter 14, 251-260.
  • Lal, Khajanchi and Yadav, R.K.. 2011. Safe conjunctive use of sewage water for crop production. In: Diagnosis, Remediation and Management of Poor Quality Waters (Eds. RL Meena, SK Gupta, RK Yadav and DK Sharma), CSSRI, Karnal, pp. 209-16.
  • Lal, Khajanchi, Yadav, R.K. and Madhu Choudhary. 2011. Characterization of waste water for irrigation. In: Managing Poor Quality water for Sustaining Agriculture (Eds HS Jat, Satyender Kumar, RL Meena,, RK Singh, RK Yadav and DK Sharma), CSSRI, Karnal, pp. 172-82.
  • Singh Man. 2011. Sub-surface drainage system for improving agricultural productivity in coastal areas. In: resource Conserving Techniques in crop production (Eds. A.R. Sharma and U.K. Behera). Scientific Publishers, India. Pp: 343-355.
  • Yadav, R.K., Jat, H.S., Meena, R.L. and Lal, Khajanchi. 2011. Crop growth with high RSC irrigation water and strategies for its efficient use. In: Managing Poor        Quality water in Agriculture (Eds HS Jat, Satyender Kumar, RL Meena,, RK            Singh, RK Yadav and DK Sharma), CSSRI, Karnal, pp. 61-68.
  • Yadav, R.K., Lal Khajanchi and Meena, R.L. 2011. Characterization of waste water for irrigation. In: Diagnosis, Remediation and Management of Poor Quality Waters (Eds. RL Meena, SK Gupta, RK Yadav and DK Sharma), CSSRI, Karnal, pp. 206-08.
  • Yadav, R.K., Lal Khajanchi and Meena, R.L. 2011. Waste water use in agriculture: Issues and Stratagies. In: Managing Poor Quality water for Sustaining Agriculture (Eds HS Jat, Satyender Kumar, RL Meena,, RK Singh, RK Yadav and DK Sharma), CSSRI, Karnal, pp. 172-82.

 

Technical Bulletins / Manuals

  • Patel, Neelam, Rajput, T.B.S. and Kumar, M. (2013). Year-round cultivation of baby corn through Drip Irrigation (Hindi). T.B.-ICN: H-131/2013, 20 p.
  • Kaur, Ravinder (2010) ResourCeS- An Arc View GIS Customized Software, User Manual. Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, pp. 56 (ISBN No. 978-81-88708-43-7).
  • Kaur, Ravinder (2010) Usar - An EIA Tool for managing salt-affected soils and irrigation waters, User Manual. Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi,  pp.64 (ISBN No: 978-81-88708-45-1).
  • Sarangi A., and Bundela, D.S. (2011) Decision Support Systems in Water Resources Management: A review, Technical Bulletin,TB- ICN: 88/2011, Water Technology Centre, Indian Agricultural research Centre: 56p.
  • Sarangi, A. (2011) Data acquisition and analysis using GPS and GIS, A Use Manual (NAIP:70-22/IARI/UM2-2011) 20p.
  • Dwivedi N, Rosin KG (2015) Climate change and agriculture. Agrobios Newsletter.p-137
  • Rosin KG, Kumar S, Dwivedi N (2015) Growing substrate for cut flower production. Agrbios Newsletter.P-76
  • Dwivedi N, Rosin KG (2015) Environmental factors: Affect plant growth and behaviour. Agrobios Newsletter.P-138
  • Rosin KG, Kumar S, Dwivedi N, Shinogi KC (2015) Wastewater Irrigation: A general perspective. Agrobios Newsletter. P-44.
  • Kumar S, Rosin KG, Dwivedi N, Shinogi KC (2015) New Insight in use of radio-isotopes in agriculture. Agrobios Newsletter. P- 93
  • Amandeep Singh Brar, Thakar Singh and Rajender Kumar (2016) Cultivation methods to get higher productivity of mentha. Uttam Kheti, January 2016 pp. 6-9 (in Punjabi language)
  • Yadav RK, PS Minhas, Khajanchi Lal and JC Dagar. 2015. Safer disposal of wastewater for greening the urban and peri-urban areas and revenue generation. In: Dagar, J. C. and Minhas, P. S. (eds). Agroforestry for Management of Waterlogged Saline Soils and poor-Quality Waters. Advances in Agroforestry 11.
  • राजेंद्र सिंह, धर्मेंद्र सिंह, नरेंद्र सिंह पवार, महेंद्र सिंह और के जी रोजिन्  (2016) अम्लीय भुमि के सुधर मै मंगनीज कि अहेम भुमिक. खेति 67 (10), pp 31-34

 

 

Awards

 

S.No

Period

Name of Scientist

Designation

Name of the Award

Contributions

  1.  

2015-16

Susama Sudhishri

Principal Scientist

"Gold Medal" award from Indian Association of Soil and Water Conservationists (IASWC), Dehradun at RVSKVV. Gwalior during Global Ravine Conference from 7-10 March 2016.

Outstanding contribution in Soil and Water Conservation Engineering, watershed based natural resource management as Researcher/Scientist

 
  1.  

2015-16

D.S. Gurjar, S. Sudhishri, A.K. Mishra, R. Kaur and M. Khanna

Scientist

Best Oral Paper Presentation Award-2015 during the 2nd IJTA International Conference on Agriculture, Horticulture and Plant Science held at Hotel Landmark, The Mall, Shimla (H.P.), India from 26th to 27th December 2015

For the research paper entitled “Quality Characterization of Groundwater of the Biwan Watershed of Mewat District, Haryana”

 
  1.  

2015-16

K G Rosin, Neelam Patel, Khajanchi Lal and Ravinder Kaur

Scientist

Best oral paper presentation award in National Conference on Reinvigorating Agricultural Innovations for Farmers’ Empowerment And Development (RAINFED-2015, 3-4th May,2015, PJTSAU, Hyderabad

For the research paper "Effect of bed width and planting geometries on onion (Allium cepa L.) yield and irrigation water use efficiency”

 
  1.  

2014-15

Dr.Man Singh

Professor & Incharge, FOSU

Team Award of Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE)

As Team leader to improve the functioning of FOSU and overall operation and maintenance of IARI research farm.

 
  1.  

2014-15

Dr. A. Sarangi

Pri. Scientist

Best Teacher Award, P.G.School, I.A.R.I. New Delhi.

Excellence in PG teaching.

 
  1.  

2014-15

Dr.Manoj Khanna

Pri. Scientist

Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE) Team Award,

Improvement in operation and maintenance of IARI farm.

 
  1.  

2014-15

Dr A.K. Mishra

Pri. Scientist

Second Award for Paper presentation, IISR, Hesargatta, Bengaluru. National Hindi Sangoshthee

Unnat Jal Prabandhan Takneekee Anuprayogon Dwara Jal Evam Fasal Utpadakata Vardhan.

 
  1.  

10-13 February, 2015

Dr (Ms)  Neeta Dwivedi

Sr. Scientist

Best Poster Award: International Conference on Natural Resource Management for Farming Systems and Rural Livelihood, 10-13 February, 2015

Effect of Drought stress on yield and photosynthetic related traits in maize (Zea mays L.) varieties

 
  1.  

10-13 February, 2015

Dr Rajender Kumar

Sr. Scientist

Best poster award. International Conference on Natural Resource Management for Farming Systems and Rural Livelihood, 10-13 February, 2015

Technology developed on straw mulching and Nitrogen management in turmeric.

 
  1.  

23-25, February, 2015

Dr.(Ms) Susama Sudhishri

Sr. Scientist

“Distinguished Service Certificate” award from Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers, New Delhi at Annual convention at PAU, Ludhiana

Contribution in Soil and Water Conservation Engineering.

 

 

Dr. Ravinder Kaur

  • ICAR National Fellow Award (2005 - 2010  &  2010 – 12).
  • Fulbright Fellowship (2009-10) by USIEF.
  • Punjabrao Deshmukh Woman Agricultural Scientist Award (2001) for outstanding research contributions in the field of Natural Resource Monitoring and Management.
  • IHELP Fellowship (2000) by Global Consortium of Higher Education and Research for Agriculture (CGHERA).
  • ICAR Young Scientist Award in Agricultural Research (1998) for outstanding research contributions in the field of Natural Resource Characterization and Management.
  • Jawahar Lal Nehru Award (1992) for outstanding postgraduate research contributions in the field of Soil Science, Natural Resource Management and Agronomy. 

Dr. Man Singh

  • Jawahar Lal Nehru Award (2003) for outstanding postgraduate research contributions

Dr. S. S. Parihar

  • National groundwater augmentation award for assessment and promotion of water management technologies for sustainable crop productivity in irrigated areas (2012), from Ministry of Water resources, Government of India
  • Best Paper award by ISAE for the year 2013-14

Dr. B. S. Kalra

  • CADWM award by Ministry of Water Resources

Dr. D. K. Singh

  • Commendation Medal of Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers - 2011
  • Best Teacher award of IARI, New Delhi for the year 2009
  • Recipient of Jawaharlal Nehru Award of Indian Council of Agricultural Research for outstanding postgraduate research in the area of Water Management for the year 1997.
  • JAE best paper award-2013 (Soil and water Engineering)

Dr. A. Sarangi

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Award for outstanding postgraduate research contributions in the field of Soil and Water Conservation Engineering (Agricultural Engineering).  (1999)
  • NAAS Associate in the year 2009
  • Shankar Memorial Award of ISAE (2012)
  • IWMI-TATA young Scientist award- 2005
  • ICID Young |Professional Award (2003)
  • Best Paper award by ISAE for the years 2011 and 2013

Dr. (Mrs) Susama Sudhishri

  • Vasant Rao Naik Award by ICAR  in the year 2005

Dr. Neelam Patel

  • Dr. Rajendra Parasad Award by ICAR in the year 2004
  • Gyan Vigyan Puraskar by Ministry of Home Affairs in the year  2004