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Edited Book

Water Resources Management and Modeling (2012), ISBN 978-953-51-0246, Book edited by: Dr. P. C. Nayak, National Institute of Hydrology, Kakinada, India (March 2012)

Book Chapter

Nayak, P.C., Sudheer, K.P., and Jain, S.K  (2012) Fuzzy Nonlinear Function Approximation (FNLLA) Model for River Flow Forecasting 109-126, in the book “Water Resources Management and Modeling (2012), ISBN 979-953-307-369-8, Book edited by: Dr. P. C. Nayak



1.      Associate Editor: Journal of Hydrology, Elsevier Sciences (2008 till date)

2.      Scientific Board Member, IntechWeb (2011-2012)

3.      Member, Indian National Committee on Climate Change

4.      Published biography in Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2007

5.      Awarded a research proposal Under Fast Track Proposals For Young Scientists, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, 2006

6.      Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India Fellowship for Post Graduate Studies (GATE, 1994- 1995)


Memberships in Professional Societies:

1.      International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), UK,  (Life Member)

2.      International Association of Engineers (INENG), Hong Kong, (Life Member)

3.      International Flood Network (IFNet), Japan, (Life Member)

4.      International Water Association, UK, (Life Member)

5.      American Society of Civil Engineers, USA (Annual)


Peer Reviewer of the following Journals: 

1.      Water Resources Research, AGU

2.      Journal of Hydrology, Elsevier Sciences

3.      Hydrological Sciences Journal, Taylor & Francis

4.      Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE

5.      Water Resources Management, Kluwer Publication. 

6.      Hydrological Processes, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

7.      Journal of Hydroinformatics, IWA Publication

8.      Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, Springer

9.      Journal of Information Sciences, Elsevier Sciences. 

10. International Journal of Computers and Applications, ACTA Press, Canada.

11. Journal of Environmental Management, Elsevier Sciences 

12. International Journal of Computational Intelligence, Enformatika

13. Water Management, Institute of Civil Engineers, UK

14. CLEAN-Soil, Air, Water, John Wiley

15. Journal of Water and Climate Change, IWA Publishing

16. Neural Computing and Applications, Springer

17. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, Copernicus Publications


A member of the paper review committee of special session on AI Applications to Hydraulic, Water Resources and Environmental Engineering (HWREE2005) for The 2nd Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI-05) December 20-22 2005, Pune, India

A member of the organizing committee of the National Conference on Water and Waste Management (NCWWM) organized by Department of Civil Engineering, JNTU College of Engineering, Kakinada, AP, India , 23-24 April, 2007.

Core group member in development of Decision Support System (DSS) under Hydrology Project –II funded by World Bank (2008-2012) Completed

Technical Assistance to support National Action Plan for Climate Change (NAPCC) under National Water Mission (NWM) on Hydrology and Climate Change funded by Asian Development Bank and MoWR, Govt. of India (2010-11) TA 7417-IND Completed

Program Committee member for “International Work-Conference on Time Series" (ITISE 2014) in Granada (Spain) in June, 2014

Research Guidance

Sl. No.

Name of student/ research scholar

Title of Thesis

Doctorate/ Master’s

Year of Completion

Co-guide (If any)


Sagarika Rath

Flood forecasting using Soft computing techniques

M. Tech.


Dr. C. Chtaterjee, Department of Agriculture and Food Engineering, IIT, Kharagpur


Piyush Kumar Singh

Development of a hybrid intelligence system by combining ANN and FIS for flood forecasting

M. Tech.


Dr. C. Chatterjee, Department of Agriculture and Food Engineering, IIT, Kharagpur



Flood Forecasting in

Mahanadi River Basin using Soft Computing Techniques



Dr. C. Chatterjee,


Pran Mohan Suman

M. Tech.


Department of Agriculture and Food Engineering, IIT, Kharagpur


Rabindra Nath Sethi

Performance Evaluation of Salia Irrigation Projects in changing climate

M. Tech


Dr. Deepak Khare, Department of Water Resources Development

& Management,

Indian Institute of Technology,



Kudupudi Chaitanya

Impact of climate change on water resources for Halia basin of Krishna River

M. Tech


Dr. Venkata Ravibabu Mandla, Professor, Departmeny of Environmental Engineering, SMBS. VIT-University, Vellore-632 014