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Dr. Devananda Beura

Devananda Beura Name : Devananda Beura
Designation : Reader
Qualification : M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D., PGDEE
Phone No. : +91-9861213472
E-mail ID : debanandabeura(at)rediffmail(dot)com

  • Ore Deposit
  • Structural Geology
  • Disaster Management
  • Environmental Geology
  • Rock Art Studies

  • Ore Deposit
  • Economic Geology
  • structural Geology
  • Mineral Optics
  • Disaster Management
  • Geomorphology
  • Environmental Geology
  • M.Phil-12
  • Ph.D
    • Awarded: 02
    • Continuing: 04
10 Beura, D. (2009) Knowing the Earth’s Interior. Emerging Science, Vol-1, No-5. pp 20-22. ISSN: 0976-4100.
1 Beura, D., Acharya, D., Singh, P. and Acharya, S. (2004) Environmental impact of open cast mining, its appraisal and management ‚?" a case study from Kansa-Kathpal chromite belt, Jajpur dist., Orissa. Vistas Geol Res.Spl.Pub. No. 3, pp.106-112. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
2 Beura, D. and Singh, P. (2005) Environmental Deposition of Iron Formation of Greenstone belt of north Orissa, India. Vistas in Geol Research,U.U. Spl. Pub. In Geol No.4 pp.246-255. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
3 Beura, D. and Singh, P. (2006) Disaster management in Orissa Coast- An Information Technology Vision. Journal of Society of Geoscientist and Allied Technologist. Vol.7 No.1, PP. 27-36.ISSN: 0972-2173.
4 Beura, D. (2006) Artisanal and Small Scale mining and Environment ‚?" a case study from Bajpur-Tapang Area, Khurda Dist., Orissa. Vistas in Geol Research,U.U. Spl. Pub. In Geol No.5 pp.173-177. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
5 Singh, P., Beura, D. and Acharya, S. (2007) BIF and iron ore: an academic perspective and commercial vision. Vistas in Geol Research,U.U. Spl. Pub. In Geol No.6 pp.71-73. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
6 Beura, D. (2007) Lithostratigraphy of Archaean Supracrustal belt with special reference to Badampahar area, Mayurbhanj district, Orissa. Vistas in Geol Research,U.U. Spl. Pub. In Geol No.6 pp.66-70. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
7 Beura, D. (2008) Petrographic characterization of BIF of Archaean Greenstone Belt- A case study around Thakurani sector of Bonai-Keonjhar belt, North Orissa, India. Vistas in Geol. Research,U.U. Spl. Pub. In Geol (7) pp.76-85. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
8 Beura, D. (2008) Iron Ore Deposits of Orissa- Its present status and future destiny with special reference to Industrial agglomeration and Trade diversification. Journal of Society of Geoscientist and Allied Technologist. Vol.9 No.1, pp. 33-44. ISSN: 0972-2173.
9 Beura, D. (2009) The Mystery of Earth’s Origin, Emerging Science Vol.l, No.3. Aug.09. pp33-34. ISSN: 0976-4100.
11 Beura, D., Acharya, D., Singh, P. and Acharya, S. ( 2009) Högbomite Associated with Vanadium bearing Titaniferous Magnetite of Mafic - Ultramafic Suite of Moulabhanj Igneous Complex, Orissa, India. Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterization & Engineering, Vol. 8, No.9, pp 317-327. ISSN-2327-4085 impact factor-1.58.
12 Beura, D. (2010) Copenhagen Summit, 2009 Fighting the Global Climate Change. Emerging Science, Vol-1, No-8. pp.34-38. ISSN: 0976-4100.
13 Beura, D. (2010) Attracting Human Attention to Environmental Issues: A Noble Concept of World Environmental Day, Emerging Science, Vol-II, No-1, pp.8-11. ISSN: 0976-4100.
14 Beura, D. (2010) Global Warming and Geological Hazards. Emerging Science, Vol-II, No-7, pp.10-12. ISSN: 0976-4100.
15 Beura, D. and Singh, P. (2010) A Conceptual Approach to Solid Waste Management in Artisanal And Small Scale Mining Areas- A Case Study From Bajpur-Tapang Area In Khurda District Of Orissa, India. Vistas In Geological Research. U.U. Spl. Publ. in Geology (9) pp. 110-119. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
16 Beura, D. (2011) The Tsunami Disaster, Emerging Science, Vol-III, No-4, pp-6-9. ISSN: 0976-4100.
17 Beura, D. (2011) Mining threat to forest resource. Emerging Science, Vol-III, No-12, pp.26-28. ISSN: 0976-4100.
18 Beura, D. and Behera, S. (2011) Studies on some Geological variations of Chromite deposits of Sukinda Ultramafic Complex of Orissa. Vistas In Geological Research. U.U. Spl. Publ. in Geology (10) pp. 137-143. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
19 Beura, D. (2012) Environmental Impact of Iron Ore Miningin Odisha and its Management, Emerging Science. Vol-4, No-3, pp.33-37. ISSN: 0976-4100.
20 Beura, D. (2012) Green Economy for environmental Protection. Emerging Science.Vol-4, No-7, pp.7-8. ISSN: 0976-4100.
21 Beura, D., Satpathy, B. and Singh, P. (2012) Studies on Petromicrography of BIF In Eastern Limb of Bonai-Keonjhar Belt with Special Reference to Banspani-Jilling-Jajang Area of Keonjhar District, Odisha. Vistas In Geological Research. U.U. Spl. Publ. in Geology (11) pp. 159-167. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
22 Beura, D. and Satpathy, B. (2012) Petrographic Characterisation Of Banded Iron Formation Of Bonai-Keonjhar Belt With Special Reference To Banspani-Jilling-Jajang Sector, Odisha. International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering. Vol. 05, No. 04,pp.767-774. ISSN-0974-5904.
23 Beura, D. (2013) Food Waste, Its impact on Environment and Management. Emerging Science. Vol-5, No-6, pp.43-45. ISSN: 0976-4100.
24 Satpathy, B., Beura,D., (2013)Establishment of Lithostratigraphy of Some Banded Iron Formations of Iron Ore Super group of Odisha, India. International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology (IJEIT), Vol. 2, Issue 7, pp.146-150. ISSN-2277-3754.
25 Behera, P., Beura, D. and Sarangi, S. (2013) Role of wind action on erosion at Puribeach of Odisha, India. Vistas In Geological Research. U.U. Spl. Publ. in Geology (12) pp. 116-121. ISBN:81-900907-0-4.
26 Beura, D. (2014) Tectono-Structural Overviews of Iron Formation of North Odisha, India.” Journal of Geosciences and Geomatics, vol. 2, no. , pp. 57-61. ISSN-2373-6704.
27 Beura, D. and Satpathy, B. (2014) Geometry of Fold Structures and Their Interference Patterns in Banded Iron Formation of Eastern Limb of Bonai-Keonjhar Belt, Odisha, India. Journal of Geosciences and Geomatics, Vol. 2, No. 5A, pp.1-6.
28 Beura, D. (2015) Floods in Mahanadi River, Odisha, India: Its Causes and Management. International Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences (IJEAS), Vol-2, Issue-2, pp.51-55. ISSN: 2394-3661.
29 Beura, D. (2015) Technological Upgradation For Mineral Development: in Context with Iron Ore Mineral. International Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.4, No.7, pp.71-72. ISSN: 2277-8179.
30 Beura, D. (2015) Superposed deformation fabrics in the Precambrian rocks of the Iron Ore Super Group of Odisha, with special reference to Badampahar-Gorumahisani-Suleipat belt. Vistas In Geological Research, Special Publication in Geology (13), January 2015, pp.10 ‚?" 17. ISBN: 81-900907-0-4.

Beura, D., Singh, P. and Acharya, A. (2002) Role of Information Technology in Disaster Management. Nat. Sem. Role of IT in Geo. Sc.,GSI. pp.106-108.
Singh, P. and Beura, D. (2002) Natural Resource Management -A case study on Iron ore minerals, It’s accessibility and economic prospects. Nat.Sem.Mang.Nat Res., Nagarjun Univ. pp.101 ‚??110.
Beura, D. and Singh, P. (2005) Geological setting and mineral deposits of Archaean schist belt- A case study around Badampahar belt, north Orissa, India. Proc. Int. sem., Khon Ken Uni. Thailand, pp.326-329. 974-9813-10-3 International Conference on geology, Geotechnology and Mineral Resources of Indo-China 28-11-2005.
Beura, D. (2008) Does the industrial need of water affect the Water Budget? An approach to review the scenario with special reference to the Burgeoning Mining and Mineral based Industries in Orissa. Workshop on Req. of Water for Mining and Mineral Ind. Orissa. SGAT. pp. 44-65.
Beura, D. (2008) Mineralogical Studies Of Precambrian Banded Iron Formation Of Badampahar-Maharajpur Area Of Mayurbhanj District, Orissa, India in the Proceedings Volume of the DRS seminar on “Recent trends in ore geological studies” held on 29th March 2008, pp.42-51.
Beura, D. and Singh, P. (2008) Tectonically hypothecated genetic model of Precambrian iron ore deposits of Badampahar-Gorumahisani-Suleipat belt, Orissa, India. Sem.Iron ores- Genesis and Exploration Techniques. SGAT, Bhubaneswar.pp.32-40.
Beura, D.,Singh, P., Satpathy, B., Behera, S. and Majhi, S. (2009) Waste Management In Mining Area: A Conceptual Outline. 12th Orissa Bigyan Congress, Bhubaneswar. Proc. Vol., pp. 161- 165.
Beura, D. (2009) Ground Water as Natural Resource: Its Development And Management At Mining Areas.Workshop by CGWA and CGWB, Bhubaneswar, pp. 18-23.
Beura, D., Singh, P., Behera, S., Majhi, S. (2010) Structural and Tectonic Approach in Studying the Genesis of Chromite Deposits of Sukinda Ultramafic Complex of Orissa, India. Int. Sem. On Development of Chromite Nickel and PGM Resources. Society of Geoscientists and Allied Technologists in Collaboration with Department of Steel & Mines Government of Orissa, Vol-I. pp.88-93.
Beura, D., Singh, P. (2010) Requirement and Management of Power in Mining and Mineral Based Industries of Orissa. The Indian Mineral Industry Journal, ENTMS-2010, pp.95-98.
Beura, D. and Singh, P. (2011) Impact of tectonics and technogenesis on hydrogeology of ore deposits and its management in mining areas. Proc. Vol., DRS seminar on Groundwater. pp. 29-34.
Satpathy, B., Beura, D. and Mahanta, K. (2012) Integrated Environmental Management Of The Iron And Manganese Ore Mining Areas Of Odisha With Special Reference To Joda-Barbil Sector Of Keonjhar District. Proc. Vol., DRS-PURSE National seminar on Geoenvironmental Issues and Climate Change pp.16-29.
Beura, D., Singh, P. and Behera, S. (2012) Impact of chromite mining on environment in Sukinda areaof Odisha, India. Proc. Vol., DRS-PURSE National seminar on Geoenvironmental Issues and Climate Change pp.52-63.
Beura, D. (2015) Probable Danger Of Tsunami At Coastal Odisha, National Seminar on Tsunami, Aabahan in colaberation with Dept. of Geology and Geography, Utkal University pp.5-10.
Beura, D. (2015) Depletion Of Water Bodies Due To Urbanisation And Its Management State Level Workshop on Urban Growth & Water Bodies: A Development Conflict, SOA University, in press.

1 Book Chapters: Beura, D. (2009) Cyclone Disaster Management with special reference to Orissa Coast, India. Book chaper-10, Geological Hazards, New India Publishing Agency, pp.133-153. ISBN978-81-908512-75.
2 Book Chapters: Beura, D. (2015) Chromite Deposits Of Sukinda Ultramafic Belt, Odisha- A Genesis Perspective. Emerging Trends in Mineral Development and Environmental Issues Capital Publishing Company. Pp.114-127 ISBN 978-93-81891-27-8.
3 Book Chapters: Beura, D. (2014) Geological aspects and management of rock art with special reference to conservation. Book chaper-22, Rock Art Studies, Aryan Books International, Vol-1, pp.399-411. ISBN 978-81-7305-491-4.
4 Edited Books: D. Beura (2014) Recent Trends in Geological Researches, Science and Education publishing, USA . pp. 28. ISSN: 23736704.
5 Book: D. Beura (2012) “Prakrutika Sampad O Paribesh” Satyam Book Agency, Bhubaneswar, pp.80. ISBN: 978-81-900607-7-4.
6 Book: D. Beura (2014) ‘Sabuja Swapna’ Publisher-SR Barik, Cuttack, pp.76.
7 Book: D. Beura (2011) “Banya O Anyanya Kavita” Kalingaprabha Prakashani, Cuttack, pp.2011.
8 Book: D. Beura (2011) “ Aama Paribesha: Kichi katha Kichi byatha” Ezy’s Publication, Bhubaneswar, pp.96.
9 Book: D. Beura (2015) “Archaean Schist Belt of Odisha, India- Structure and Tectonics” LambertAcademic Publishing, Germany, pp-120. ISBN: 9783659749957.

1 National Scholarship in HSC, CHSC, B.Sc. and M.Sc. level
2 NRTS
3 M.Phil - University 2nd Topper
4 M.Sc. - University 2nd Topper
5 B.Sc. - University Topper
6 CHSC - College Topper
7 HSC - School Topper

Teaching: 11 yrs
  • Conference/FDP/workshoporganized, as Convener/Co-convener/Treasurer/Coordinator
    • Organized a National Seminar on "Geoenvironmental Issues and Climate Change" on 30th March, 2012 sponsored by DST-PURSE and UGC-DRS as the Organizing Secretary
    • Organised International seminar on "Geosciences for Mineral development and Environmental Challenges (GEMDEC-2014)", Jan17-19, 2014 as Co-Convener.
  • Important Activities
    • NSS programme Officer-6 yrs
    • Asst. Superintendent-Gents’ Hostel-1-4 yrs
    • PAC Member, Rock Art Division, IGNCA, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India
    • Editorial Board Member Journal of Geosciences and Geomatics, USA
    • Editor (Earth System Science)Emerging Science
    • Columnist - The Dharitri, The Sambad, The Pioneer
    • Member of the team to discover the Ancient Rock Art Shelter at Debrigarh of Barpahar in Sambalpur district
    • Regular speaker in TV and Radio
  • Popular Articles
    • Bruhat Attalika O Bhukampa, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 12 October, 2009.
    • Ame Kete Sachetana, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 20 December, 2009.
    • Bhubaneswar re Bhukampara Swora, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 30 March, 2010.
    • Utapta Odisha O Biswatapana, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 1st May,2010
    • Mahanadi Pani Sankata, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 27 July, 2010.
    • Banya Banama Marudi, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 25 August, 2010.
    • Palithin Panjhare Paribesha, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 20 September, 2010.
    • Barjyabastu Biparjyaya, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 3rd December, 2010.
    • Prayasa Jari, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 10 December, 2010.
    • Shita Deuchi Sanketa, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 31 Jan, 2011.
    • Mahanadi Pani Sankata, Sabuja Sanketa, Vol-2, Issue No-4, Sept 2010, pp-8
    • Badal Phata Barsha, Bigyan Diganta, Orissa Bigyan Academy, No.11, Nov2010
    • Samudrika Biparjyaya ‘ Tsunami’, Bigyan Diganta, No-1, January 2011, p.7-9.
    • Parbana O Pradushana, Sabuja Sanketa, Vol-2, Issue No-8, Jan 2011, pp-5
    • A ki Bipatti, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 15 March, 2011.
    • Haji Jauthiba Matira Mahaka, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 29 April, 2011.
    • Sampadara Mani Pani, editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 24 May, 2011.
    • Manisha Sebare Prakruti, Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 5 June, 2011.
    • Jiban Pain Pabana,Editorial page, Daily Dharitri, 30 June, 2011.
    • Odishare Grishma Prabaha Ebang Anshughata, Bigyan Diganta, No-6, June 2011, Pp 9-12
    • Odishare Tsunami Sambhabana Achhi Ki ?, The Sunday Indian, 21 March - 3 April, 2011, pp-50.
    • Bipadare Jangal Sampad, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 28 July, 2011
    • Palithin Panjhare paribesh, Hentala, 4th year 11th issue, pp.17-18
    • Gachha Lageiba Kahapain, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 18 August, 2011
    • Khanija sampadar Samrajya, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 21 Nov, 2011
    • Mahanadira Mahatandaba Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 17 Sept, 2011
    • Mahanadire Banyaniyantrana, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 20 Oct, 2011
    • Odishara Upakula-Prakrutika Biparjayara Charabhuin, Bigyan Digant, No.3, March, 2012, pp.3-6
    • Biswa Banam Bisakta Baspa, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 8 Dec, 2011
    • Jangala Jauchhi Kuade Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 31 Dec, 2011
    • Samudrika Biparjyaya ‘ Tsunami’, the Hental
    • Pathara Patheya, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 7 Feb, 2012
    • Nadi Sanjogikarana, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 2 March, 2012
    • Hatijauchhi Hentala Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 26 March, 2012
    • Jangala Podi Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 19 April, 2011
    • Kalabaisakhi, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 4 May, 2012
    • 45 Degreere Pramada, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri,
    • Paribesha Pain sabuja Arthaniti, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 5 June,2012
    • Sampati Pritire Vitta Prakruti, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 3 July,2012
    • Hentalaku Haan, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 26 July,2012
    • Badalphata Banam Bilaphata, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 17 August, 2012
    • Adhunikatara Amantrita Bipada, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 25 September,2012
    • Nimna Angarajukta JivanSaili, Bigyan Diganta, 9 issue, September,2012.pp. 5-7
    • Prakarantre Paribesa seba, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 30 November, 2012
    • Dinosaurs dasa bhogiba Hati, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 5 January, 2013
    • Pokhari bina Parinati, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 6 February, 2013
    • Niantia Jiban, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 5 April, 2013
    • Pruthvi paini Ghantatie, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 23April, 2013
    • Silachitra Sarnkshyana, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 31 May, 2013
    • Khyuda prabana Biswore khadya apachaya, Editorial page, Odia Daily, the Sambad, 5 June, 2013
    • Barsa, Banya O Bichara, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 5 July, 2013
    • Samudra Sangram, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 12 September, 2013
    • Biparjaya Mukabila Samathya Brudhi, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 26 September, 2013
    • Batya Mukabila, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 25 October, 2013
    • Khadya Apachayara Kuparinati, Bigyan Diganta, 2 issue, Frebruary,2014.pp. 23-26
    • Odishare Bhukampa Bhiti, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 30 may, 2014
    • Ashanta Samudrara Bipada, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Sambad, 13 June, 2014
    • Barse bi Chhaduni Banya, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 28 august, 2014
    • Hati-Manisha Samasya, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 19December, 2014
    • Luna Chinta, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 24 March, 2015
    • Bhayankar Bhukampa, Editorial page, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 5 May, 2015
    • Odisha in Quake zone; Need to be fully Geared up, The Pioneer, 28 April, 2015
    • Srusti Paain Mati, Oriya Daily, The Dharitri, 5 Dec, 2015
  • Conference/Seminar/Workshop attended
    Name of the Conference/Seminar/Workshop Name of the sponsoring agency Place and date
    Seminar on Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental action plan for Water Resources Projects Water and Land Management Institute (WALMI), Cuttack Cuttack 09-10 Jan 2001
    National Seminar on Role of Information Technology in Geoscience Geological Survey of India, Eastern Region Bhubaneswar Bhubaneswar 19-20 Feb,2002
    Environmental Management and Sustainable Mineral Development P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal University Feb,04
    Recent Trends in Mineral Development P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal Uni Bhubaneswar Feb,2005
    Geoscience Education and Mineral Development P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 11.03.06 and 12.03.06
    Aids Education Utkal Sevak Samaj and NSS bureau, Utkal Uni Bhubaneswar 01.09.06
    National workshop on Rock art Heritage of Orissa- An interdisciplinary perspective Indira Gandhi Rastriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS), Bhopal and IGNCAR, New Delhi Bhopal 7th and 8th September, 2006
    Violence against Women We Can, Orissa and Women’s Study Bhubaneswar September, 2006
    Auto Desk-Map 3D, 2007 Dask Solution Ltd. Bhubaneswar 11.01.07
    Geological and hydrological Evolution of Sedimentary Basins P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 25.02.07
    Training programme on Role of women in Panchayati Raj System School of Women’s studies and NSS Bureau, Utkal University 29.03.07 to 31.03.07
    Training cum workshop on Solid waste management NSS Bureau, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 19.09.07
    Water management training programme Central Ground Water Board, South Eastern Region Bhubaneswar 18.12.07
    Geology of Orissa-Contemporary Researches P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal Uni Bhubaneswar 24.02.08
    Ore Deposits of Orissa DRS, UGC Bhubaneswar 24.03.08
    Workshop on Requirement of water for Mining and Mineral based Industries Society of Geoscientist and Allied Technologists (SGAT) Bhubaneswar 19.07.08
    Seminar on Iron Ores-Genesis and Exploration Techniques Society of Geoscientist and Allied Technologists (SGAT) Bhubaneswar 12.12.08 and 13.12.08
    National Seminar on Emerging Research and Development in Earth System Science P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal Uni Bhubaneswar 22.02.09
    Seminar on Rock arts and Rock Shelters IGNCA, Govt. of India, New Delhi New Delhi 05.03.09 and 06.03.09
    Seminar on Sustainable Development ofGW in Orissa Directorate of GWS Bhubaneswar 18.03.09
    Science and technology Challenges of 21st Century: National Perspective Indian Science Congress Association Bhubaneswar 5.12.09 and 6.12.09
    Workshop on Water Quality Management in Eastern Region, India CGWA and CGWB, Govt. of India Bhubaneswar 17.12.09 and 18.12.09
    National Seminar on Geoscience for Society and Environment P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 21.02.10
    Frontiers in Gondwana Geology DRS, UGC Bhubaneswar 27.03.10
    Optimizing Biodiversity and Social Security in Indian Mining Areas Balipara Tract and Frontier Foundation (BTFF) Bhubaneswar 28.10.10
    Awareness Programme on Groundwater Directorate of GW Survey and Investigation, Dept. of Water resource 23.11.10
    International Seminar on Development of Chromite, Nickel and PGM Resources SGAT and Dept. of Steel and Mines, Govt. of Orissa Bhubaneswar 27 – 28 Nov 2010
    National Seminar on New Frontiers in Life Sciences Indian Science Congress Association Bhubaneswar 09 – 11Dec. 2010
    National Seminar on Georesources for Development: Contemporary issues P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 30.01.11
    Seminar on “Groundwater: Its development and Quality aspects with special reference to Odisha” DRS, UGC Bhubaneswar 29.03.11
    Nat.Conf. on Interdisciplinary Sciences-Key to Novel Innovations. 14th Odisha Bigyan Congress, organized by Indian Science Congress Association Bhubaneswar 12-14 Nov, 2011
    Orissa’s Mineral, Environment and Geoscience Assessment(OMEGA) Geological Society of India Bhubaneswar 11-12 Aug, 2011
    99th Indian Science Congress Indian Science Congress Association Bhubaneswar 3-7 Jan 2012
    National seminar on Development of Geoscience for a sustainable Environment P.G Department of Geology and Alumni Association, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 21.01.2012
    National seminar on Global Climate Change: Future Sea Level Rise in Bangladesh and Security implications on India M S College, Badamba Badamba 4-5th March, 2012
    National Seminar on Geoenvironmental Issues and Climate Change DST-PURSE and UGC-DRS, P.G Department of Geology Utkal University Bhubaneswar 30.03.2012
    Seminar on Better Graduates for Better Tomorrow Pearson, India Bhubaneswar 18.8.2012
    National Conference on Science for Shaping the Future of India 15 Odisha Bigyan Congress 18-19 Oct 2012
    International Conference on Rock Art IGNCA, New Delhi 6-12 Dec, 2012
    National Seminar on Geological Resource Assessment and Development Perspective P.G. Department of Geology, Utkal University 27 Jan,2013
    Workshop on Hydrogeological Investigation and Application P.G. Department of Geology, Utkal University 28 Jan,2013
    Workshop on Restructuring on Environmental sc. And Science in Everyday life DDCE, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 16.04.13
    Workshop on Rock Art and Allied Subjects in North East India Guwahati University 20, Nov, 2013
    International Seminar on Geosciences for Mineral development and Environmental Challenges P.G. Department of Geology, Utkal University Bhubaneswar 17-19 Jan, 2014
    IUGS Workshop on Geosciences Students: Development for Society P.G. Department of Geology, Utkal University 19 Jan, 2014
    Workshop on Understanding of Rock Art Pondicherry University 21 Jan,2014
    Regional Science Congress on Innovations in Science and Technology for Inclusive Development KIIT University, Bhubaneswar 27-28, Jan 2014
    Seminar on quality improvement in scientific writing in Vigyan Digant and Science Horizon Odisha Bigyan Academy, Bhubaneswar 26 Sept, 2014
    National Seminar on exploration and development of Mineral resources: Prospects and challenges P.G. Department of Geology, Utkal University 17-18 Jan, 2015
    National seminar on Tsunami Aabahan 21-22 Jan, 2015
    Workshop on Tribal Art of Odisha Organised by Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi at Dept of Anthropology, Utkal University 15-24 Feb, 2015
    Indian Anthropological Congress-2015 Dept. of Anthropology, Utkal University 21-23 Feb, 2015
  • Academic Improvement Programmes
    Institution/Organization Name of the course Subject Year
    NSS Training and Orientation Centre, OUAT, Bhubaneswar Orientation Course Sponsored by Ministry of Youth Affairs, Govt. of India Multidisciplinary 2005
    Orissa state Disaster Mitigation Authority (OSDMA) and NSS Training and Orientation Centre, OUAT, Bhubaneswar Training programme on Community Based Disaster Preparedness Disaster Management 2005
    National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI), Hyderabad DST sponsored training course on ICP-MS in Earth System Science Geology 2006
    IIT, Kharagpur Short term course on Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Environmental Geology 2007
    UGC Staff Academic College, Utkal University Refresher Course Environmental science 2008
    UGC Staff Academic College, Utkal University Refresher Course Environmental science 2009
    UGC Staff Academic College, Utkal University Faculty Development Programme Multidisciplinary 2012
    P.G. Dept. of Geology, Utkal University DST sponsored Summer Training Programme Geospatial Technologies and its applications 2012
    Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok and University of Hawaii and NISWAS, Bhubaneswar Asia Pacific Initiative Course on “Disaster Management and Humanitarian Affairs” Disaster Management and Humanitarian Affairs 2012