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Employee's Detail (Scientific)

Name Dr. Priyabrata Santra
Designation Senior Scientist
Qualification PhD Soil Physics (IIT Kharagpur) MSc Agril Physics (IARI) BSc (Ag) Hons (BCKV)
Email Id Priyabrata.Santra@icar.gov.in; priyabrata.iitkgp@gmail.com
Date of Birth 1977-10-01     (yyyy-mm-dd)
Service Particulars Scientist: 16-04-2003 to 24-08-2003 at NAARM, Hyderabad Scientist: 25-08-2003 to 27-01-2011 at CAZRI, RRS, Jaisalmer Senior Scientist: 28-01-2011 to continuing at CAZRI, Jodhpur
Major Reserach Areas Soil Hydraulic property characterization and estimation, Hydrological modeling, Geostatistic and GIS application for natural resource management, Wind erosion monitoring and modeling
No. of Reserach Publications Indian:   6
Foriegn: 5
Visit Abroad Visited International Centre on Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy during 30 August to 10 September, 2010
Guided for M.Sc./Ph.D (No. of Students) Nil
Awards Received Subir Smriti Padak for best student is Soil Science during UG course in 1998; Best poster presentation award in International Conference held at CAZRI Jodhpur during 24-28 Nov, 2009; Commendation certificate for outstanding PhD thesis work awarded by IS
Other Relevent Information Specialized professional skill: 1. ArcGIS, ArcView 2. ArcSWAT model 3. ERDAS Imagine 4. Programming in Matlab, Excel Macro, C, Visual basic, Fortan 5. Geostatistical package GEOEAS, VESPER