Research Thrust

Water Technology Centre has contributed immensely in the following thrust areas of agricultural water management:

  • Efficient on-farm water conveyance/ distribution measures and irrigation methods
  • Micro-irrigation and fertigation
  • Water resource management in rainfed areas
  • Groundwater assessment and augmentation planning
  • Poor quality water-management and re-use
  • Management / reclamation of waterlogged and salt-affected lands
  • Canal command area management and watershed monitoring/ modeling
  • Climate induced water and food security analysis
  • Alternative renewable energy source exploitation
  • Water economics and  institutions