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Dr. Damodar Panda

Damodar Panda Name : Damodar Panda
Designation : Reader
Qualification : B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D
Phone No. : 0674-2567504(R) 0674-2567087 ( O ), +91- 943725309
E-mail ID : damodar_65(at)rediffmail(dot)com

  • Fluvial Geomorphology
  • Coastal Geomorphology
  • Applied Climatology
  • Natural Hazard and Disaster Management
  • Agricultural Geography
  • Medical Geography
  • Biogeography
  • Urban Geography
  • Remote Sensing and GIS
  • Tribal Geography and Tourism Geography

  • B.A (Pass & Hons)
    • Physical Geography
    • Biogeography
    • Regional Geography of India and North East India
    • Human and Economic Geography
    • Practicals in Govt.College Itanagar and Indira Gandhi Govt.College,Tezu (AP)
  • M.A/M.Sc
    • Physical Geography
    • Regional Geography of India
    • Economic Geography
    • Geographic Thought
    • Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System
    • Cartography and Practicals
  • M.Phil
    • Remote Sensing and GIS
    • Research Methodology
  • P.G.Diploma in RS & GIS
    • Aerial Photography
    • Remote Sensing
  • Ph.D
    • Course work - Research Methodology
  • M.Phil
    • Miss.Subhashree Bharati(2005)-‘‘watershed management for sustainable development - a case study of Singli jhar watershed-using RS&GIS”
    • Sri Jhasaketan Baria(2007) –“Impact of urbanization on tribal culture-A special reference to the Gadba tribe of similiguda Block of Koraput District.”
    • Sri Susanta Kumar Bhoi(2007)Agricultural development in Binka Block.
    • Miss.Sushrisanta Bihar( 2008)-“Hydrogeomorphological studies of Gambhir river basin of Ujjain district of Madhya Pradesh-Using RS&GIS”.
    • Sri Ajaya Kumar Mallik( 2008)-“Environmental Degradation and conservation measures for sustainable development of Bhitara Kanika mangrove ecosystem.”
    • Sri Ramani ranjan Mohapatra-( 2008) “Geoenvironmental Planning of Rangareddy district of Andhra Pradesh”
    • Sri Siba Prasad Panda(2009)-“Flood hazards of the Baitarani Basin”
    • Mrs Saraswati Behera(2009)-Climate variability study of Sambalpur district.
    • Miss Sarita Jena(2010)-Wetland mapping and analysis of Puri Town.
    • Sri Guru Prasad Sahu (2011)-Tourism potential,problem and planning of Sambalpur district.
    • Miss Sushree Dehury(2013)-Tourism development in Bargarh district
    • Sri Prakash Kumar Sethy(2013)-Cropping pattern in Mahakalapada Block.
    • Miss Tanmayee Pradhab( 2013)-Tourism development in Gajapati district.
    • Sri.Prasan Kumar Pahan (2013)-Imapct of new moutht of the Chilka Lake on the ecology and socioeconomy of the people.
    • Miss Subhrasini Samal(2014)-Flood zone mapping and analysis using Remote Sensing and GIS technique of Rajkanika Block f Kendrapara district.
    • Miss Susmita Pandit(2014) –Accessibility of safe drinking water in Gajapati district-A Block level analysis.
    • Miss Sarita mishra(2014)-Trend of urbanization in Gajapati district-A geographical analysis.
    • Miss Birajini Puty(2014)-Environment and Health of Sambalpur district-A Block level analysis.
  • Ph.D
    • Sri Shiva Prasad Panda-Rainfall variability and flood hazards of the Baitarani basin(Continuing)
1 ‚??Cropping intensity in Arunachal Pradesh‚?Ě Indian Journal of Landscape System and Ecological Studies, vol-21, No-1, June 1998. Calcutta University, kolkata.
2 “Urban Sex ratio in Arunachal Pradesh” Indian Geographical Journal, vol-74 (1),June1999. Madras University, Chennai.
3 “Trend of Urbanisation in Arunachal Pradesh” Indian Journal of¬† Land Scape and Ecological Studies, vol-22,No-2, December 1999, Calcutta University, Kolkata.
4 “Prospects of Ground Water development in Rushikulya Basin” National Geographical Journal of India ( NGJI ), vol-45,Pts-1-4, Dec 1999, BHU, Varanasi.
5 ‚??Changing human perception towards shifting cultivation-A case study of Poma village Arunachal Pradesh‚?Ě the Journal of Hill Geographers, vol-XVI, No-1&2, 2000. North Eastern Hill University, Shillong.
6 “Spatial distribution of soils in the Rushikulya Basin” the Indian Journal of Landscape system and Ecological studies,vol-23,No-11,December 2000, Calcutta University, Kolkata.
7 “Landuse / Land cover Mapping of¬† the Rushikulya Basin-A Remote Sensing Approach” Journal of¬† the Deccan Geographer, vol-38,No-1&2 Jan-Dec.2000. Pune University, Pune.
8 ‚??Spatio-temporal variation of cropping patterns in the Eastern Himalayas-A case study of Arunachal Pradesh ‚?ĚIndian Journal of Landscape systems and Ecological studies, vol-25, No-2, Dec 2003, Calcutta University, Kolkata.
9 ‚??Climatic water balance of the Rushikulya basin ‚?ĚThe Indian Geographical Journal,vol- 77(2), December2002, Madras University, Chennai.
10 “Pre-disaster management strategy of Orissa supercyclone of 29th October 1999”Indian Journal of Landscape Systems and Ecological Studies,vol-28(1),June 2005,Calcutta University, Kolkata.
11 Hydrogeomorphological Analysis of the Rushikulya Basin using Remote Journal Sensing Technique ‚?ĚIndian of Geomorphology, Vol.10, No.1&2, 2005,pp.81-90, Allahabad University, Allahabad.
12 Food,nutrition and Health status of the Nishis-A case study of the Chimpu village of Arunachal Pradesh,Journal of Ecology and Ekastics,Vol-3,No-1,2008. Calcutta University, Kolkata.
13 Estimation of the probability of droughts in the Rushikulya basin, national Geographical   Journal of India, Vol.54,Pt.1&2, March-june, 2008, BHU, Varanasi.
14 Waste land mapping,analysis and management in the Rushikulya basin using Remote Sensing technique "National Geographical Journal of India,vol-56,June 2010,Department of Geography, BHU, Varanasi.pp-77-84, ISSN-0027-9474/2010/1344-1354.
15 "Rainfall variability analysis of the Rushikulya basin "Indian Journal of Landscape systems and Ecological studies, vol- 36,June 2013, Department of Geography, Calcutta University Kolkata.pp-27-37, ISSN-0972-4170.
16 ‚?ĚBoidiversity prospects,problems and planning of the Rushikulya basin ‚?ĚIndian Journal of Landscape system and Ecological studies, vol.38, No-1, June 2015 Calcutta University, Kolkata.
17 ‚??Land Degradation in Tropical High Lands-A case study of Orissa‚?ĚBook ¬†Review, EGS journal, vol.XIII, January, 2007, DeptofGeography, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
18 Publications in Edited Books Waste land mapping,analysis and management of the Rushikulya Basin"Edited volume of   Managing Natural Resources by H.N.Mishra, Department of Geography, Allahabad University, Allahabad.pp-147-156, ISBN-978-81-203-4933-9, 2014.
19 Publications in Edited Books ‚??Post Disaster Rehabilitation Measures of Orissa Super Cyclone 1999‚?Ě Edited volume of Environment, Ecology and Natural Resource Management by Mary Tahir and Tahir Hussain,Jamia Milia and Islamia University, Jawahar Publisher & Distributers, New Delhi, 2003.
20 Publication in Seminar Proceedings: Agricultural Regionalisation in a tribal dominated hill state-Arunachal Pradesh‚?Ě proceeding volume of the NAGI Eastern Region National Seminar held in the P.G.Department of Geography, Cotton College, Guwahati, Assam, 1998.
21 Publication in Seminar Proceedings: ‚??Emerging crop combination regions in Arunachal Pradesh‚?Ě the proceeding volume of International conference on Environmet,Locational Decissions and Regional Planning.The Geographical society of North Eastern Hill Region, 2000 North Eastern Hill University, Shillong.

Regional "Phailin-Its impact and management in Puri district"presented at the Regional Science Congress held at Kiit University, Bhubaneswar from 27-28 January, 2014 under ISCA, Bhubaneswar chapter.
Regional Judge in the District and State Level Indian Children Science Congress in Odisha since 2004   and once at Itanagar ( Arunachal Pradesh) in 1996 (11 years).
Regional ‚??Urban Slum Management for Sustainable Development‚?Ě workshop on slums in cities and its solution.National Institute of Habitat Management, Bhubaneswar, October 3.
Regional “Migration and Urbanisation in orissa-2001” workshop organized by the census of India, Department of Geography, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, August 6, 2005.
Regional Participated in the Earthquake Disaster Awareness programme organized by the district administration with Wadia Instituteat of Himalayan studies Itanagar, Tezu in 2004.
Regional “Trend of Urbanisation in Arunachal Pradesh” presented at regional seminar in 1995 held in the Dept. of Economics, Arunachal University, Itanagar.
Regional “The land system mapping and environment management of micro ‚??watershed-A case study of Patma tributary of Rushikulya River”presented at the Eastern Geographical Society (EGS) seminar in the P.G.Dept. of Geography, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, 1994
National "Climate Change and Flood Hazards of the Coastal Odisha"presented at the national seminar on Climate Change,Monsoon Variability and Flood Hazards of Coastal Odisha"organized in the Dept.of Geology,Utkal University by  ABBAHANA an NGO and sponsored by Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt.of India on 8th July,2015.
National Participated in the workshop organized by ORSAC sponsored by NSDI Govt. of India  at Bhuaneswar 4-5 th Sept. 2014.
National Participated in the workshop organized by ORSAC sponsored by NSDI Govt. of India  at Bhuaneswar 4-5 th Sept. 2014.
National "Cyclone Phailin; Its impact and management in Odisha"presented at the 35th Indian Geography Congress on "Sustainability,Environment and Society" organized by the department of Geography ,University of Madras, Chennai from 12-14 December, 2013.
National Participated national workshop on"Development of common spatial data base for improved planning of Geo-resources of Odisha"sponsored by DST and organized by the Department of Earth system sciences and Regional planning, Ravenshaw University, 16-17 April 2013.
National Participated Odisha chapter East Zone Institute of Town Planners India national conference on 6th April 2013 at Bhubaneswar.
National Participated national workshop sponsored by DST in the Dept of Geology,Utkal University on Geohydrology on 28th January 2013.
National "Climate change impact on Urban floods of Cuttack city"presented at the national seminar organized by Dept. of Geography, Utkal University, 15-16, March 2012.
National Participated Odisha chapter East Zone Institute of Town Planners India national conference on 6th April 2013 at Bhubaneswar.
National Participated national workshop sponsored by DST in the Dept of Geology,Utkal University on Geohydrology on 28th January 2013.
National "Climate change impact on Urban floods of Cuttack city"presented at the national seminar organized by Dept. of Geography, Utkal University, 15-16, March 2012.
National Participated ORSAC organized national workshop on RS and GIS application in Rural and Urban planning at Bhubaneswar from 3-4 February 2012
National Participated National Workshop on spatial data decentralization planning at Ravenshaw University from 18-19, January 2012.
National Participated in the 99th Idian Science Congress held at Kiit University ,Bhubaneswar from 3-7, January 2012.
National "Heat waves in Odisha" presented at the 33rd Indian Geography Congress(NAGI) held in the dept of Geography, Burdwan University, Burdwan from 10-12 Nov. 2011.
National Annual conference of EGS and National seminar on Natural hazards and resource management in P.G.Department of Geography, Utkal University on 24th April 2011 presented a paper "Tsunami-Lessions learnt"
National ‚??Rainfall Variability and¬† Occurrence of Flood Hazards in Coastal Odisha‚?Ěpresented at the national Seminar in the Dept of Geography, Utkal University, 16-17 March, 2009.
National “Lessions Learnt from Orissa Super Cyclone of 1999”presented at the national seminar on Cyclonic Hazards, Depart. of Geography,Utkal University 25-26 March, 2008.
National ‚??Droughts in Orissa-Frequency,Magnitude and Distribution ‚?Ě presented at the National Workshop on Natural Hazards and Disaster with special reference to Orissa, Ravenshaw College, Cuttack, 18-19th Feb., 2007.
National ‚??Food,Nutrition and Health Status of the Nishis of Arunachal Pradesh-A case study of the Chimpu village‚?Ěpresented at the national seminar on Spatial Planning-Development and Planning 23-24 February, 2007, Women‚??s Autonomous P.G. College, Raipur.
National “Urban Climatic Changes in Orissa” presented at the national seminar on climate change-challenges to Indian cities, Department of Geography, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, January 23-25, 2006.
National ‚??Earthquake prediction to mitigate disaster‚?Ě presented at UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‚??Natural Resources Management and Sustainable Development‚?Ě in the P.G.Dept.of Applied Geography, Ravenshaw¬† College, Cuttack, Orissa. 26-27 February, 2005.
National “Management of flood disaster for sustainable development in Orissa” presented at the¬† XXVI Indian Geographers Meet (IIG) in the Dept. of Geography, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, from 15-17 Jan, 2005.
National “Pre-disaster management strategy of Orissa supercyclone of Oct 29, 1999” Presented at the¬† XXV Indian Geography Congress (NAGI) in the Dept. of Geography,M.M.H.College, Ghaziabad from Dec 27-29, 2003.
National “Management of Earthquake disaster for sustainable development” presented at the XXIVIndian Geography Congress(NAGI) at the University Department of Geography, L.N.Mithila University, Darbhanga (Bihar) from 28-30 Dec, 2002.
National “Spatiotemporal variation of cropping pattern in the Eastern Himalayas- A case study of Arunachal Pradesh” presented at¬† the XXIII Indian Geography Congress (NAGI) in the Dept. of Geography, Dr. Hari Singh Gour University, Sagar (M.P) from 28-30, Dec 2001. Execuitive body member of NAGI for the Eastern Region from 2001-2005.
National “Agricultural regionalization in a tribal dominated hill state-Arunachal Pradesh” and “Impact of Urbanisation on tribal culture-A case study of Ganga village of Arunachal Pradesh” presented at a National seminar¬† of NAGI Eastern region from Oct 13-14,1998 in the Dept. of Geography, Cotton College, Guwahati.
National “The Hydrogeomorphogical characteristics of the Rushikulya Basin-A Remote ¬† Sensing approach” presented at the National Seminar of the Indian Institute of Geomorphologists (IGI) in the Dept. of Geography, Allahabad University, Allahabad. from March 7-9, 1994.
National “The Land use mapping and analysis of the Rushikulya Basin-A Remote Sensing approach”¬†¬†¬†¬† presented at the National Seminar of the Indian Institute of Geographers (IIG) from Feb20-22, 1994 in the Dept. of Geography, Pt. Ravishankar University, Raipur.
National "The Geomorphological Characteristics of the Rushikulya Basin with  special reference to terrain analysis-A Remote Sensing approach "presented at the at the National Seminar organized by the Assam Remote Sensing Application Centre (ARSAC ) from Nov. 25-27, 1993 at Guwahati, Assam.
National “The Rainfall variability study of the Rushikulya Basin”presented at the¬† National Assosiation of Geographers, India NAGI) Dept. of Geography, Utkal University,Bhubaneswar from Nov 4-6 1993.
International Conference ”Economic loss due to natural hazards in Odisha”presented at the 10th DGSI International Geography Congress organized by Department of Geography,MLS University,Udaipur Rajasthan from 17-19th October 2015 on the theme “Sustainable Planet Earth : Ecological Dimensions and Strategies”.
International Conference Participated at the International Conference on India and Indian Ocean ‚??Renewing the Maritime Trade and Civilization linkages from 20-22 March,2015at Hotel May Fair,Bhubaneswar and organized by RIS( Research and Information system for developing countries and Institute for Social and Cultural Studies(ISCS).
International Conference "Impact of climate change on Tourism development in Odisha" presented at the DGSI International conference from 26-28, Januarey, 2015 at Magadha University, Bodhgaya, Bihar.
International Conference "Floods of Odisha-2014,causes,consequences and management "presented at the International seminar on environmental perspectives and resource management,organizedjointly  by Ilee,dept of Geography,Calcutta Unuversity and Geological society of India at Kolkata from 19-20 ,Nov,2014.and chaired a technical session.
International Conference "Climate change of the Rushikulya basin-rainfall" and" Flood probility analysis of the Baitarani basin"presented at the International conference on climate change held in the department of Geography ,Andhra University,Visakhapatnam from 23-24 June 2013.
International Conference "Climate change of coastal Odisha" and " Rainfall variability analysis of the Baitarani Basin" presented at the NAGI International conference held in the Department of Geography Utkal University from 16-18, January 2013.
International Conference “Potential and Prospects of Tourism development in Arunachal Pradesh”presented at the 3rd¬† International Seminar¬† on Tourism and Sustainable Development by DGS at Nagpur on 24.9.2008.
International Conference ‚??Drought estimation through rainfall analysis of the Rushikulya basin‚?Ěpresented at the Ist International Geography Congress, Department of Geography,Osmania University, Hyderabad,October 5-7,2006.
International Conference “Orissa Super Cyclone of 29th October,1999-A Neglected Field of Disaster Management” presented at the XXIV Institute of Indian geographers meet 2003 in the International Conference¬† on " Mountain Environment and Natural Hazard Management”27-29,March 2003, in the Dept of Geography,North Eastern Hill University,Shillong,Meghalaya.
International Conference Wastelands Mpping¬† in the Rushikulya basin-A Remote Sensing approach” presented at the International seminar on changing environmental scenario of India and adjacent countries since independence and 12th annual conference of Indian Institute of Geomorphologist (IGI )in the Dept. of Geography, Calcutta University, Kolkata from Dec 29-Jan 1, 2001.
International Conference “Crop combination regions of Arunachal Pradesh” presented at the International conference¬† the Twenty Second conference of Institute of Indian Geographers (IIG) and IGU commission meeting on land degradation and desertification from Jan 9-11,2001 Department of Geography, Visva Bharati, Shantiniketan.¬†
International Conference ‚??Hydropower resources of Arunachal Pradesh‚?Ě and ‚??Livestock resources of¬† Arunachal Pradesh‚?Ě presented at the International conference(NAGI) on natural hazard and resource management from 21-23 Sept, 1995 in the P.G.Dept¬† of Geography, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar

  • 21 years teaching experiences in Colleges and University
  • Research experience 25 years JRF,SRF and Post doctoral research
  • Membership of Professional Societies
    • Life Membership
      • National Association of Geographers,India ( NAGI ), Dept. of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University, Delhi. L.M.-1196, dated 31-12-1999.
      • Indian Institute of Geomorphologists ( IGI ),Dept. of Geography, Allahabad University, Allahabad. L.M.-211, dated 18-11-1998.
      • Institute of  Indian Geographers ( IIG ), Dept. of Geography, University of Pune, Pune. L.M.- 553,dated 16-08-2000.
      • Deccan Geographical Society, Dept. of Geography, University of Pune,Pune.L.M.-284,dated 16-09-  1998.
      • Indian Geographical Society, Dept. of Geography, University of Madras, Chennai. L.M.- dated 22-02-2000.
      • Eastern Geographical Society ( EGS ),Dept. of Geography, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar. L.M.-    dated 27.3.2000.
      • Geographical Society of the North East Hill Region ( NEHU ), Department of Geography, Shillong. L.M.- dated 1.12.1998.
      • Institute of Landscape,Ecology and Ekistics, Dept. of Geography, University of  Calcutta, Kolkota.L.M.- 1998.
      • Geographical Society of India, Department of  Geography, University of Calcutta, Kolkota. L.M.-L/P-24, dated 8.2.2000.
      • Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Dehradun.L.M-1982,1.9.2000.
      • Indian National Cartographic Association ( INCA ), Hyderabad. L.M.-1938 dated 12.8.2002.
      • Association of Hydrologist of India,Dept. of Geophysics, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. L.M-AHI-LM-212-502, dated 18.7.2002.
      • North East Geographical Society of India,Dept. of Geography, Guwahati University, Guwahaty. L.M.-294,dated 31.5.2003.
      • Indian Science Congress Assosiation, Kolkota. Since 1993.
      • National Geographical Society of India , BHU, Varanasi. Since 2000.
    • Annual Membership
      • Regional Science Association of India, Kolkota.Since 2003.
      • GIS India , monthly publication, GIS/IND/3284 dated: 22/7/2005.
      • YOJANA,Ministry of publication, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
      • KURUKSHETRA, Ministry of publication, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
      • Current Science,Indian Academy of Sciences,Bangalore.2006.
      • Hindu annual publication on Environment,Industry and Agriculture.
    • E.Journal Membership
      • Economic Geography of Clerk University,Worcester,USA.
      • GIS Development ,Weekly News Letter,Noida.
      • Geography news Letter,New York.
      • Pacific Disaster Centre,News Letter,Hawaii.
      • Journal of Climate,American Meteorological Society,Boston.
      • Disaster Research News Letter,Colorado University.
      • Pew Center on Global Climate Change,Washington D.C.
      • Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology,American Meteorological Society,Boston.
  • Chaired the seminars/Conferences
    • International Seminar/Conferences
      • Chaired a technical  on agricultural land use at the International seminar on environmental perspectives and resource management,organizedjointly  by Ilee,Dept of Geography,Calcutta Unuversity and Geological society of India at Kolkata from 19-20 ,Nov,2014.
    • National Seminar/Conferences
      • Judgeat the District and State Level Indian Children Science Congress in Itanagar,Arunachal Pradesh on the theme sustainable  use of resources on 12th October,1996.
      • Judge in the district level National Science Congress at DAV Public School,Chandrasekharpur ,Bhubaneswar on 30th Oct 2005.
      • Judge in State Level National Children Science Congress at DAV School,Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar on 15th Nov,2006
      • Judge in the State Level National Children Science Congress held at KISS ,Bhubaneswar on 17th Nov,2007
      • Judge at the State level National Children Science Congress held in BJES ,Bhubaneswar on 23rd November on 23rd November,2008.
      • Judge in the State Level National Children Science Congress held at Times School, Bhubaneswar  on 23rd November,2009.
      • Judge in the National Children Science Congress held at Laila School,Bhubaneswar on 30th Oct 2010.
      • Judge at the District level National Children Science Congress at Laila School,Bhubaneswar on 29th Oct 2011.
      • Judge at the state level National Science Congress held at BJEMS,Bhubaneswar on 21st Nov 2011.
      • Judge for the Bhubaneswar region National Children Science Congress held at Mother Public School on 16th Nov 2012.
      • Judge at the National Children Science Congress held on 12th December,2013 in BJEMS Bhubanewar.
      • Judge of the National Children Congress held at Venkateswar English Medium School,on 25.10.2014. in Bhubaneswar for Bhubaneswar zone.
      • Chaired a session as  judge in two days CBSE National Science Exhibition of the Eastern Zone  held at Bhubaneswar at ODM Public school,Bhubaneswar from 22 to 23 December,2015 on the theme Disaster management and Agriculture.
      • Judge at the National Children Science Congress of the State of Odisha held at OEC ,Bhubaneswar on 23rd November 2015 on the theme sustainable use of water resources.
    • Regional Seminar
      • Judge in the Social Science Exhibition of the DAV Public School,Unit-8,on 15th March ,2008.
      • Judge in the EGS paper competations of the students and coordinated the National Seminar organized by the P.G.Dept. of Geography,Utkal University on 16th March 2012
      • Participated and coordinated the technical session for students paper presentation of the EGS 37th  annual conference held in the Dept of Geography,Utkal University,20th Feb,2013
  • Resource person in Refresher /Orientation course/Others
    • Resource person in the UGC sponsored refresher course on environmental science conducted by the academic    Staff College in the Department of Geography,Utkal University on “ Earthquake disaster management    for sustainable development”Dec,2006
    • Resource Person in the UGC sponsored  Refresher course on Environvent ,organized by Academic Staff College held in the P.G.Department of Geology ,Utkal University and delivered a lecturer on “Prediction of Earthquake Disaster for Sustainable Development”16th May, 2007.
    • Resource person for the orientation course of High School teachers  on 6 Augt,2010 at RNT,Cuttack.Delivered a lecture on continental drift theory.
    • Resource person for the  orientation course of High School  teachers  at RNT ,Cuttack on18th Nov 2010.”Delivered a lecture on Mountain building theories”
    • Resource person for the training of eastern zone district coordinators of Odisha of state level National children  science congress held in University High School,Vani Vihar on 7th Aug.2010.Bhubaneswar on the theme “Land Resources”.
    • Resource person for the training of eastern zone district coordinators of Odisha of state level National children  science congress held in B.J.E.School,on 16th July.2011.Bhubaneswar on the theme “Water for prosperity and save for posterity”.
    • Resource Person in the UGC sponsored  Refresher course on Environvental sciences organized by the Academic Staff College held in the P.G.Department of Geography,Utkal University and delivered a lecturer on “Man-Environment Relationship”on 29th January,2013.
    • Resource Person in the UGC sponsored  Refresher course on Environvental sciences or5ganised by Academic Staff College   held in the P.G.Department of Geography,Utkal University and delivered a lecturer on “Disaster management”on 30th January,2013
    • Resource Person in the UGC sponsored  Refresher course organized by Academic Staff college on Disaster management held in the P.G.Department of Geography,Utkal University and delivered a lecturer on “Phailin and its management” on 4th September,2014.
    • Resource Person in the UGC sponsored  Refresher course on Environvental sciences  held in the P.G.Department of Geography,Utkal University and delivered a lecturer on “Earthquake Disaster management”on 6th September,2014
    • Resource person of the UGC sponsored-Human Resource Development Centre of Utkal University  organized by the P.G.Dept. of Geology,Utkal University on Disaster management and Environmental Studies.Delivered a lecture on “Earthquake disaster management” on 6th October,2015.
  • Professional Trainings
    • Four week UGC sponsored Academic Staff College Orientation cource from Dec. 20 –Jan.16,1998, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar
    • Four week UGC sponsored Refesher cource in Geography on “Environment, Resources and Development” from Feb.24- Mar.23, 1999, Academic Staff College, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
    • Three week UGC sponsored Refresher  Course in Geography from Jan 30-Feb.21, 2002. Dept.of Geography and Applied Geography,University of North Bengal, Darjeeling.
    • Three week UGC sponsored Refresher cource in Geography from Jan.15-Feb.4, 2003.ASC Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi. Obtained grade ‘A’
    • Diploma in Comptur Operation from Softtech Computer,Cuttack. 1999.
    • Four week training course on “Introduction to GIS and its Application”from May 24-June 18,2004.from NRSA, Hyderabad. 
    • 21 days Refresher course on Geospatial Technology sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology,Govt. of India from 10-30 Dec,2013 in the P.G.Dept. of Zoology,Utkal University.
    • Attended three days workshop on ICT in Higher Education from 3-5th August,2015,organized by the P.G.Dept.of Computer Science in collaboration with women’s University ,Pune.