Research Projects

Research Projects

As an research body SAIARD has completed several pilot projects on different socio-economic issues. All these projects are funded by both public and private organisations. Along with that SAIARD  is also encouraging and guided its students at a regular basis to do some research works on local area basis as a part of its capacity building program.

Ongoing

  1. ‘Preparation of Urban River Management Plan through Cluster Approach for Hugli-Chinsurah Cluster in West Bengal’ a project funded by the NMCG, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Govt of India and conducted jointly by NIUA, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Govt of India and SAIARD.
  2. Site suitability evaluation for agricultural land of Sikkim using MCDM-AHP approach and geospatial techniques
  3. Analysing Education facilities in Howrah District, West Bengal, India
  4. Analysing Health Care facilities in North 24 Paraganas District, West Bengal, India
  5. Forest-Fire area detection and mapping using Microwave Remote Sensing and thermal anomalies in Aizawl, Mizoram, India
  6. Development of Urban Heat Island around Surat Smart City
  7. A study on the shoreline changes of the Eastern Coast of India
  8. Sedimentation Risk Assessment and Prediction for Upper Cauvery River Basin Using Artificial Neural Network
  9. Change detection in coastal sand dune caused by cyclone events, east coast, southern India
  10. Bank Erosion and its impact on LULC changes in the lower basin of Kankai Mai River using Geospatial Technologies
  11. Investigation of Health Condition in the Western Bank of India
  12. Flood Risk Modeling of Kerala
  13. Using geospatial techniques in tourism management of West Bengal
  14. Urban land use monitoring using remote sensing and geo-informatics: a study of Midnapore municipality, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal
  15. A brief account on solid waste management of krishnanagar municipality and its impact in environment with GIS approch
  16. Population growth and associated changes in land use land cover in Siliguri using geospatial techniques
  17. GIS in rural development
  18. Geospatial technology and application of local level urbanization analysis and development in domjur block, howrah of West Bengal
  19. A geo-spatial prelude on the prospect of groundwater potentiality: future groundwater prospect mapping in bankura district, West Bengal
  20. Using geospatial technology to delimiting a tropical super cyclone Amphan over south 24 parganas and bay of bengal and it’s impact on agriculture
  21. Application of GIS technology in impact of Amphan cyclone on public health & challenges and monitoring the amphan cyclone in Kolkata
  22. Creation of green corridors in Ranchi city with the help of GIS
  23. Flood as natural hazard and it’s management in Kolkata Municipal Corporation
  24. Seasonal variations and spatial vulnerability assessment of extreme lightning events in India, using GIS
  25. Covid-19 vaccination coverage of north 24 parganas: A block level analysis
  26. Urbanisation and Its Impact on Land Surface Temperature: A study of Siliguri City, West Bengal, India
  27. Assessment of land use and land cover changes in Western Ghats, Kerala: A study using remote sensing and GIS.
  28. ‘Learning from COVID -19 – Urban Governance Perspective’ for Assam state funded by RCUES, AIILSG, MoHUA, Govt of India

Completed

  1. Topographic mapping for 100 sheets at scale 1:50k for parts of North-East, Central and Ngamiland Districts for the Dept of Survey & Mapping of Botswana,South Africa funded by SPA GEO Technologies Pvt. Ltd. on 29/03/2020 – 30/06/2020
  2.  Hydro-geological ground water study & hydro-graphic survey work for water availability at Dankuni Coal Complex, West Bengal funded by Coal India Ltd., Projects and Development India Ltd., & SPA GEO Technologies Pvt. Ltd. on 31/03/2020 – 20/07/2020
  3. “GIS based property tax register” Urban Administration and Development Department, Hovt. of M.P., Bhopal, India funded by Urban Administration and Development Department, Hovt. of M.P., Bhopal, India and SPA GEO Technologies Pvt. Ltd on 19/04/2020 – 02/07/2020
  4. Modeling future land use/land cover and seasonal land surface temperature changes based on CA-ANN algorithm to assess its impacts on Chennai Metropolitan Area (CMA), India
  5. Detection of spatio-temporal changes of land use and land cover using remote sensing and gis technique and its impact on socio economic sector: a case study of Blagarh Block, Hooghly district in West Bengal

  6. Flood susceptibility mapping using geospatial techniques- A case study of Hyderabad, Telengana District, India

Govt. Projects

  1.  ‘Preparation of Urban River Management Plan through Cluster Approach for Hugli-Chinsurah Cluster in West Bengal’ a project funded by the NMCG, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Govt of India and conducted jointly by NIUA, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Govt of India and SAIARD.
  2. ‘Learning from COVID -19 – Urban Governance Perspective’ for Assam state funded by RCUES, AIILSG, MoHUA, Govt of India