Faculty Department

Dr. Pankaj Kumar Srivasta

Dr. Pankaj Kumar Srivastava


B.Sc, University of Allahabad

M.Sc (Geology), IIT Kharagpur

M.Tech (Applied Geology), IIT Kharagpur

Ph.D (Geology & Geophysics), IIT Kharagpur

Post-Doctoral Degree in Remote Sensing, University of Tokyo

Area of Specialization:

Groundwater, Remote Sensing, GIS

Research & Publications:

Papers in Conferences / Seminars:

  • Srivastava, P. K. and Bhattacharya, A. K., 1998. Environmental Degradation due to mining activities around Jharia Coalfield, Bihar, using Remote Sensing & GIS techniques. Regional Workshop on Fundamental Mitigation, A. M. U., Aligarh, India, October 24-26
  • Srivastava, P. K. and Bhattacharya, A. K., 1998. Drainage Analysis and related inferences in a typically drought prone area with the aid of Remote Sensing & GIS. National Seminar on Geoinformatics held jointly by Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun, and I.T.C., The Nederlands, October 26-27
  • Srivastava, P. K.  and Bhattacharya, A. K., 1998. Study of a part of Eastern Coastal Zone of India using Remote Sensing Technique. 34th Convocation and Meeting on Continental Margins of India – Evolution , Processes, and Potentials. Goa, India, November 18-20
  • Srivastava, P. K. and Bhattacharya, A. K., and Chatterjee, R. S., 1999. Study of Geology, Drainage, and Environmental impacts of a Coal Basin with the aid of Satellite Remote Sensing Data. 2nd International Symposium on Operationalisation of Remote Sensing, the Nederland, August 16-20
  • Srivastava, P. K. and Bhattacharya, A. K., 1999. Morphometric Analysis of western part of Orissa, India using Remote Sensing and GIS techniques. International Symposium on Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology and Natural Resources with emphasis on Asia, Kathmandu, Nepal, September 28-30
  • Herath Srikantha, Srivastava P. K., and Ratnayake Uditha, 2003. Comparison of Global DEM data for hydrological analysis of Mekong Basin, Global Mapping Project, Japan, June 16
  • Remote Sensing & GIS Environmental Studies: Application in Geography by- Erasmi, S.;Cyffka, B.; Kappas, M 330pp. Paper: Bhattacharya, A. K., Srivastava P. K., and Pal S. K., 2005. Change Detection Analysis of Eastern Coastal Zone of India using Satellite Remote sensing Data and GIS, 10-15p
  • Misra, S. Srivastava, P. K. and Dube, A. 2006. Lonar impact crater, India: Did it form by oblique impact? 37th Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf., abs. No. 1085
  • Bhattacharya, A. K. and Srivastava, P. K., 2007. A Comparative Study of Global DEM Data for Hydrological Investigation in Mahanadi Basin of India, Florida USA, ASPRS, May 7-11 
  • Saumitra Misra and Pankaj K. Srivastava 2008. ASTER image analysis of Ramgarh structure, India- further structural constraints on its time of formation and its comparison with Lonar Crater, India. 15th National Space Science Symposium, India, February 26 – 29, 2008
  • Srivastava P K & Manian S K, Does water exist on Moon? ISRO conference , Thiruvananthpuram, September 2010. 
  • Groundwater prospecting in Jammu & Kashmir, CGWB Conference, Dehradun, March 14-15, 2011

Papers Published in Peer Reviewed Journals:

  • Srivastava, P. K., and Bhattacharya, A. K.,  2000. Delineation of Ground Water Potential Zones in a Hard Rock Terrain of Bargarh District, Orissa using IRS data. Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Vol. 28, No. 2 & 3, pp. 129-140
  • Herath, Srikantha, Srivastava, P. K and Ratnayake, Uditha, 2003. Characteristics of Mekong Basin from indices extracted from global data sets. Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources, pp. 38-39
  • Srivastava, P. K. and Bhattacharya, A. K. 2003. A Modified Texture Filtering Technique for Satellite Images. Journal of the Earth Science Study Circle, Vol. 14, pp. 126-130
  • Srivastava, P. K. and Bhattacharya, A. K., 2006. Groundwater assessment through an integrated approach using remote sensing, GIS and resistivity techniques- a case study from a hard rock terrain International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 27, No. 20, pp 4599-4620
  • Srivastava, P. K.  Majumdar, T. J. and Bhattacharya A. K. 2009. Surface Temperature Estimation in Singhbhum Shear Zone of India Using Landsat-7 ETM+ Thermal Infrared Data, Advances in Space Research. volume 43 issue 10, pp. 1563-1574
  • Srivastava, P. K.  Majumdar, T. J. and Bhattacharya A. K. 2010. Land surface temperature, Emissivity, Singhbhum-Orissa Craton,Temperature and Emissivity Separation, NDVI based emissivity. Journal of Earth System Science, 119( 1),  pp. 1–8
  • Misra, S. Md. Arif1, Nathani Basavaiah1, Srivastava, P. K. and Dube, A. 2010. Structural and anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility (AMS) evidence for oblique impact on terrestrial basalt flows: Lonar crater, India, Geological Society of America Bulletin, Vol. 122, p. 563-570
  • Srivastava, P. K., Source Parameters of Local Earthquakes in Nubra Region, NW Himalaya, 2014 International Journal of Advanced Research (2014), Volume 2, Issue 8, 151-155

Book Publications:

Contributed Chapter in book titled “Geoinformatics in Applied Geomorphology” Pub: Taylor & Francis, CRC Press, International Edition