Profile-ID : 42081

  • Prof. K. Kumaraswamy

  • Professor
  • Bharathidasan University
Publications 1983 - 2018

Publications

  
  • 5
    Journal Articles
  • 2
    In Proceedings
  • 1
    Chapters
    in Book
  • 1
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 92
    Journal Article
  • 30
    Inproceedings
  • 20
    Research Articles in Books
  • 1
  • 3

Citations / H-Index

14 Citations
1 h-index

Google Scholar

Co-author Network


Expertise

Physical Geography

Geoinformatics, Water Resources Management and Disaster Studies

Personal Information

Prof. K. Kumaraswamy

1956-03-13 Male
Department of Geography Bharathidasan University
India,Tamil Nadu, Tiruchirappalli - 620024


Experience

  • Professor

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Professor and Head

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Senate Member

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Chair - School of Geosciences

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Syndicate Member

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • UGC One Time Grant (Mid-Career) Awardee

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Director - Council for College and Curriculum Deve

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Professor and Head

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Senate Member

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • IIRS-ISRO Outreach Program - Coordinator

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • UGC SAP DRS – I & DRS - II - Coordinator

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Professor and Head

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Senate Member

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Nodal Officer - Permanent Cell to Combat violence

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Director - Council for College and Curriculum Deve

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Professor

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Reader

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli

  • Research Associate (CSIR)

    University of Madras,Chennai

  • Lecturer & Sr. Lecturer

    Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirapalli


Qualification

  • Intl. P.G.Diploma in Hydrlogy (VITUKI, Budapest)

    Water Resources Research Institute (VITUKI), Budapest, Hungary

  • Ph.D. (Water Resources and Management)

    University of Madras, Chennai

  • B.Ed. Geography and Education

    Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

  • Certificate Course in Remote Sensing

    Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun

  • M.Sc. Special Geography

    University of Madras

  • B.A. Geography

    Govt. Arts College, Coimbatore


Honours and Awards

2016

UGC-BSR Faculty Fellowship (UGC - BFF)

University Grants Commission (UGC)

2016

UGIT Excellency Award

Union of Geographic Information Technologists (UGIT)

2014

UGC MID CAREER AWARDEE - One Time Grant

University Grants Commission (UGC)

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2016

UGC-BSR Faculty Fellowship (UGC - BFF)

University Grants Commission (UGC)

2016

UGIT Excellency Award

Union of Geographic Information Technologists (UGIT)

2014

UGC MID CAREER AWARDEE - One Time Grant

University Grants Commission (UGC)

2006

Visited Environmental Protection and Water Management Research Institute (VITUKI), Budapest

Long-Term Indo-Hungarian Educational Exchange Programme of UGC, New Delhi

1999

Visiting Professors’ Programme Guest Lecture

Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharashtra

1997

Indian Geographical Society Award - Prof. B.M. Thirunaranan Award for the consistent work and appreciable contribution in Physical Geography with field work

Indian Geographical Society, Chennai

1993

International Post-Graduate Course - Distinction in the UNESCO Sponsored six months International Post-Graduate Course on Hydrology

Water Resources Research Centre, Budapest

1988

CSIR Research Associateship

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Madras University, Madras

1987

Remote Sensing Certificate Course - Distinction in the three months certificate course on Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Indian Institute of Remote Sensing

1982

CSIR Research Fellowship

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)

1979

Post-Graduate Level - First Rank (6.00/6.00 OGPA)

University of Madras

1977

Graduate Level - First Rank

University of Madras

1977

Golden Jubilee Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Prize for Geography

The Queen Mary

1977

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Award

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2016

Spatio-Temporal Aspects of Location of Schools and Students

V. Kumar, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2015

Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Major Ambient Air Pollutants In and Around Mettur Industrial Complex Salem District Tamil Nadu India

R. Gunasekaran, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2015

Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Groundwater Vulnerability in Noyyal Basin Tamil Nadu India using Geospatial Technologies

R. Muruganandam, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

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2016

Spatio-Temporal Aspects of Location of Schools and Students

V. Kumar, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2015

Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Major Ambient Air Pollutants In and Around Mettur Industrial Complex Salem District Tamil Nadu India

R. Gunasekaran, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2015

Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Groundwater Vulnerability in Noyyal Basin Tamil Nadu India using Geospatial Technologies

R. Muruganandam, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2015

Implications of Declining Groundwater Level on Agricultural Activities in the Noyyal Basin Tamil Nadu India

T. Vahitha, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2014

Development of Information Technology (IT) Industries and the Implications on Landuse in Sholingnallur Taluk Kancheepuram District Tamil Nadu India

Yasodharan Suresh, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2012

Evaluation of Groundwater Resources for Irrigated Agriculture in Pudukkottai District Tamil Nadu India Using GIS

M. Sumathi, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2012

Assessment of Groundwater Vulnerability to Contamination using Geospatial Technology and Regional Scale Models in Vellore District Tamil Nadu India

K. Rutharvel Murthy, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2012

Evaluation of Groundwater Level and Quality for Agriculture Development using GIS Techniques in Karur District Tamil Nadu India

D. Balachandar, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2009

Geographic Information System for Evaluation of Groundwater and Its Suitability for Irrigated Agriculture in Pambar basin Central Tamil Nadu India

P. Sundararaj, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2008

Studies on the Landscape Ecology of Alagar Hill Environs Tamil Nadu for Conservation and Management of Forest Resources Using Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System

R. Narayanakumar, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2007

Evaluation of Groundwater Suitability for Irrigated Agriculture in Virudhunagar District Tamil Nadu India

S. Nageswari, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2006

Geographic Information System for Evaluation of Groundwater and Its Suitability for Irrigated Agriculture in Marudaiyar basin Tamil Nadu India

S. Balaselvakumar, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2004

An Integrated Water Resources Management Approach to Ponnaniar River Basin Central Tamil Nadu India

C. Sivakumar, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2003

Integrated Terrain and Resources Analysis for Environmental Management of the Kolli Hills Tamil Nadu Using Remote Sensing and GIS

N. Jawahar Raj, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2003

Evaluation of Groundwater Suitability for Irrigated Agriculture in the Noyil River Basin Tamil Nadu India

S. Usha Buvaneswari, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

2000

Environmental Impact Assessment of Tannery Effluents in and Around Dindigul Town Tamil Nadu India

C. Florence Annal, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

1999

Integrated Coastal Zone Management of a Part of Coromandal Coast India With Special Reference to Salt Water Intrusion

K. Unnikrishnan, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

1996

Evaluation of Groundwater Resources for Irrigated Agriculture in Tiruchirapalli District Tamil Nadu India

M. Kamaraj, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

1995

Evaluation of Suitability of Groundwater for Agriculture in Salem District Tamil Nadu

I. Arumugam, Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2017

Geography Text Book (PLUS ONE) writing committee, Directorate of School Education, Government of Tamil Nadu, Chennai

Convener

2013

Center for Vivekananda Studies, Periyar University, Salem

Advisory Committee Member

2012

UGC Coaching Scheme for General (Minorities) SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer), Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Advisory Committee Member

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2017

Geography Text Book (PLUS ONE) writing committee, Directorate of School Education, Government of Tamil Nadu, Chennai

Convener

2013

Center for Vivekananda Studies, Periyar University, Salem

Advisory Committee Member

2012

UGC Coaching Scheme for General (Minorities) SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer), Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Advisory Committee Member

2011

Humboldt Kollege, Periyar University, Salem

National Advisory Committee Member

2007

The Goa Geographer, Research Journal of Geographers’ Association, Goa

Editorial Board Member

2007

Goa Geographical Association, Goa

Life Member

2006

CBSE Higher Secondary Text Book Writing Committee in Geography, National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT), New Delhi

Committee Member

2001

Earth Science Encyclopedia, Periyar University, Salem

Committee Member

1997

Institute of Indian Geographers, University of Poona, Pune

Life member and Member of the Commission of Geographic Education

1995

Indian Society of Social Sciences & Medicine, Kumbakonam

Joint Secretary & Life Member

1994

Geography Text Books of the Tamil Nadu Text Book Society, Madras

Reviewer / Evaluation / Translation Committee Member of XI & XII Standard (1994 - 1996)

1992

Tamil Nadu Science Congress Volume (Earth and Atmospheric Sciences), Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Editor

1990

Association of Hydrologists of India Waltair

Life Member (AHI-LM-104-396)

1986

Indian Society of Remote Sensing Dehra Dun

Chairman – Regional Chapter and Life Member (L-0287)

1986

Deccan Geographical Society, Pune

Vice-President, Editorial Board Member and Life Member

1986

Institute of Correspondence Education, University of Madras, Chennai

Member of the Lesson Writing and Editing Group of Geography (Graduate and Diploma Courses)

1985

National Association of Geographers India, New Delhi

Vice-President (South Zone) and Life Member

1983

Geographical Research Bulletin (No. 1 - 10), Department of Geography, University of Madras, Chennai

Secretary and Editor of the Research Unit Publications

1982

Association of Geography Teachers of India, Chennai

Life Member

1981

Indian Geographical Society, Chennai

Editor and Life Member

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Membership In Committees

2018

SLET – Telangana, Osmania University, Hyderabad

Committee Member

2017

SLET – Tamil Nadu Mother Teresa Women’s University

Chairman / Member of the Board of Examinations

2016

SLET – Tamil Nadu Mother Teresa Women’s University

Chairman / Member of the Board of Examinations

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2018

SLET – Telangana, Osmania University, Hyderabad

Committee Member

2017

SLET – Tamil Nadu Mother Teresa Women’s University

Chairman / Member of the Board of Examinations

2016

SLET – Tamil Nadu Mother Teresa Women’s University

Chairman / Member of the Board of Examinations

2016

SLET - Telangana Osmania University

Member of the Board of Examinations

2015

Indira Gandhi National Open University New Delhi

Member of the Board of Studies

2014

University of Madras Chennai

Member of the Board of Studies

2014

Govt. Arts College for Women (Autonomous) Kumbakonam

Member of the Board of Studies

2014

K.N. Govt. Arts College for Women (Autonomous) Thanjavur

Member of the Board of Studies

2014

St. Joseph

Member of the Academic Council

2014

Raja Serfoji Government Arts College (Autonomous) Thanjavur

Member of the Academic Council

2013

Osmania University Hyderabad

Member of the Board of Studies

2013

Jamal Mohammad College (Autonomous) Tiruchirappalli

Member of the Board of Studies

2013

Periyar University Salem

Member of the Board of Examinations

2011

SLET – Karnataka University of Mysore

Member of the Board of Examinations

2010

Mother Teresa Women's University Kodaikannal

Member of the Board of Studies

2009

Periyar E.V.R. Govt. Arts College (Autonomous) Tiruchirappalli

Member of the Board of Studies

2009

K.N. Govt. Arts College for Women (Autonomous) Thanjavur

Member of the Board of Studies

2008

Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli

Chairman / Member of the Board of Studies

2008

Kannur University Kannur Kerala

Member of the Board of Studies

2008

Govt. Arts College for Women (Autonomous) Kumbakonam

Member of the Board of Studies

2008

Government College for Women (Autonomous) Pudukottai

Member of the Academic Council

2007

Calicut University Calicut

Member of the Board of Examinations

2006

SLET – Karnataka Kuvempu University

Member of the Board of Examinations

2004

Bharathiar University Coimbatore

Member of the Board of Studies

2004

Govt. Arts College (Autonomous) Kumbakonam

Member of the Board of Studies

2004

Mysore University Mysore

Member of the Board of Examinations

2004

St. Joseph

Member of the Academic Council

2004

A.D.M. College for Women (Autonomous) Nagapattianam

Member of the Academic Council

2003

Pondicherry Central University Puducherry

Member of the Board of Studies

2001

University of Kerala Tiruvanthapuram

Member of the Board of Examinations

2000

Mysore University Mysore

Member of the Board of Examinations

1999

Calicut University Calicut

Member of the Board of Studies

1999

Govt. Arts College (Autonomous) Coimbatore

Member of the Board of Studies

1998

Bharathiar University Coimbatore

Member of the Board of Studies

1997

University of Madras Chennai

Member of the Board of Studies

1994

Govt. Arts College (Autonomous) Kumbakonam

Member of the Board of Studies

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Research Projects

UGC SAP DRS - II, Department of Geography, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

UGC SAP DRS – I, Department of Geography, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

Spatial and Temporal Evaluation of Groundwater Decline and its Implications on Land use Changes in Noyyal Basin, Tamil Nadu, India

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

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UGC SAP DRS - II, Department of Geography, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

UGC SAP DRS – I, Department of Geography, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

Spatial and Temporal Evaluation of Groundwater Decline and its Implications on Land use Changes in Noyyal Basin, Tamil Nadu, India

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

UGC-BSR Infrastructure Development Grant, Department of Geography, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi,

Mapping Plant Diversity in the Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency : Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India, New Delhi

Evaluation of the Natural Resources and Environment of the Kolli Hills Tamil Nadu using Remote Sensing and GIS

Funding Agency : Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India, NewDelhi

Impact of Tannery Effluents on Land and Water Resources around Dindigul, Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

Salt Water Intrusion and Environmental Implications in the Coastal Areas of Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency : The Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India, New Delhi

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