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Name Dr. Nilanjana Das Chatterjee
Designation Associate Professor
Department Name GEOGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 447
Email ID nilanjana_vu@mail.vidyasagar.ac.in
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Personal Website http://vidyasagar.ac.in/dept_of_geography/CV_nilanjanadas.pdf
Address Dept. of Geography & Environment Management, Vidyasagar University
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Educational Qualification              
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
M.A in GeographyThe University of Burdwan1999
B.A.HonsThe University of Burdwan1997
Career Profile / Teaching Experience        
Assistant Professor in Geography since 2006
Lecturer Haldia Govt. College 2002-2006
Assistant Teacher Bhut sahar Girls Jr High School 1999-2001
Assistant Teacher Onda Girls High School 2001-2002
Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Environmental Issues in Geography
Pedology
Environmental aspects of resource and hazard related Issues
Animal migration and its consequences in forest fringe areas of Bankura District
Folk and Tribal Culture
Geographical Attributes of Handloom and Cottage Industries
Course/ Subject Taught 
Environment
Ecology
Settlement Geography
Social and Cultural Geography
Philosophy in Geography
Thematic Mapping
Research Methodology
Urban Geography
Rural Development
Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Rational Resource Management and the Role of Traditional Knowledge Among the Santhal and the Bhumij Tribes of Binpur II Block, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal.Natural Resources Management for Sustainable Development and Rural Livelihoods, Vol. 1: 43-58, ISBN: 81-7019-584-1.2017Today & Tomorrows Printers and Publishers, New Delhi-110002, India.
Spatial modeling of urban sprawl around Greater Bhubaneswarcity, IndiaModeling Earth Systems and Environment(2016), Vol 2(1), ISSN 2363-6203DOI 10.1007/s40808-015-0065-72016Springer
Case Study of Elephants in the Bankura District, West Bengal, India.Gajah: Journal of the Asian Elephant Specialist Group, Vol- 40,ISSN 1391-1996.2016Asian Elephant Specialist Group.
Geophysical and geochemical alteration of rocks in granitic profiles during intense weathering in southern Purulia district, West Bengal, IndiaModeling Earth Systems and Environment September 2016, 2:132, ISSN: 2363-6203 (print version) ISSN: 2363-6211 (electronic version)2016Springer
Grain size characterization of instream sand deposition in controlled environment in river Kangsabati, West BengalModelling Earth Systems and EnvironmentSeptember 2016, 2:118, ISSN: 2363-6203 (print version) ISSN: 2363-6211 (electronic version)2016Springer
Morphological analysis of a Historical Urban Landscape: the case of Tamluk, an Early Urban Centre of Eastern IndiaInternational Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Vol 6: 337-343, ISSN 2250-3153.2016IJSR
Delineating Sphere of Urban Influence: The Case of Three Early Urban Centres of Eastern IndiaIOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS),Vol 20, Issue 11, Ver. IV (Nov. 2015),PP 91-100,(e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN: 2279-0845)2015www.iosr journal.org
Sharing Of Non Timber Forest Products By Indigenous Tribal People: A Case Of Santhal Tribe Of Bhadule Village,Paschim Medinipur,West Bengal.Man And Life ,Vol 39(1-2),83-94,(ISSN 0972-4109).2015The Institute Of Social Research and Applied Anthropology
Weathering and Mineralogical Alteration of Granitic Rocks in Southern Purulia District, West Bengal, India.International Research Journal of Earth SciencesVol. 2(4), 1-12,ISSN 2321–25272014International Science Congress Association
Role Of Culture In The Process of resource Creation: A Case Study On Temple Town Bishnupur, District Bankura, West Bengal, IndiaJournal of Social Review VOl - 3 (1), December 2014 Department of Social Sciences, pp 90-100,(ISSN : 2448 – 9204)2014North Eastern University, Srilanka.
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National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Inter-State Disparity and Causality Test for India through Human Development Indicators.Indian Journal of Geography and Environment,Vol 14:86-98, 0972-73882015Dept. of Geography & Env Management, Vidyasagar University
Elephant Migration and Colonization in Bankura District,West Bengal,IndiaIndian Journal of Geography and Environment,Vol-14:46-52, 0972-73882015Dept. of Geography & Env Management, Vidyasagar University
Tribal Livelihood Pattern And Sharing Of Natural Resources : A Case of Santal and Sabar Tribe of Dhobakacha Village, Binpur II Block,Paschim Medinipur District, West BengalPractising Geographers, Journal of Indian Geographical Foundation, Kolkata,2015Indian Geographical Foundation
The importance of non-timber forest produce in tribal livelihood: A case study of Santhal community in Purulia District,West BengalIndian Journal of Geography and Environment, Vol- 13:110-120,ISSN 0972-73882014Dept. of Geography & Env Management, Vidyasagar University
Servival potentiality of small scale sector in the era of Globalization: A case of Bishnupur Sonamukhi Silk Industry, Bankura, India.Managing development in developing countries,ISBN 978-93-5142-162-72013DDE, Vidyasagar University.
An assessment of Anthropogenic impact on natural landscape – A case of Kurseong Town, Darjeeling,West Bengal.Indian Journal of Geography and Environment,Vol 12, 40-50,ISSN 0972-7388.2011Dept. of Geography & Env Management, Vidyasagar University
Environmental interpretation of Dash Avatar, Changing use of Dash Avatar Cards and it’s impact on space and society.Indian Journal of Geography and Environment,Vol 11, 30-39,ISSN 0972-73882010Dept. of Geography & Env Management, Vidyasagar University
Developing municipal information system to assist decision making process: the case of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal.Indian Journal of Geography and Environment,Vol 11, 40-55,ISSN 0972-7388.2010Dept. of Geography & Env Management, Vidyasagar University


Other Publication


Books Published
Title of the BookPublished byYearRole
Man Elephant Conflict: A case study from forests in West Bengal, India.Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-31161-6 ISBN 978-3-319-31162-3 (eBook)2016First Author
Ph. D. Thesis Guidence
Ongoing / Submitted Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Swatilekha Parihari"System of Resource Sharing and Conservation of Environment in the Traditional Societies and their recent Transformation" Submitted2017
Koushik Mandal"A Geographical Analysis of the Evolution of Tamluk, Contai and Medinipur Urban areas, Purba Medinipur and Paschim Medinipur Districys, West Begal" Submitted2017
Suchandra PaulSpatial Pattern of Population Graowth and Human Development: An Enquiry in Bankura District of West BengalDr. Sanat Kumar Guchait ( Associate Professor in The University Of Bardwan )Submitted2017
Priyanka BiswasA Geographical analysis to study violence against women in some selected districts of West Bengal Ongoing2021 (Expected)
Rajkumar Bhattacharya“Geo Environmental Consequences of Instream Sand Mining ; Case Specific Studies On Kangsabati River, From Khatra To Rajnagar” Ongoing2017
Mrinmay Mandal“Geo-spatial analysis of landscape mosaic: an ecological approach for strategic study in Panchet forest division, Bankura, West Bengal” Ongoing2017
Gour DoluiRocks Weathering and Landforms: A Prognosis of Landscape Evolution in Purulia District, West BengalDr. Soumendu ChatterjeeOngoing2016

Project Work

Ongoing Project Works
Project titleWorked asFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Duration in yearsPeriod
Year to Year
Status
A Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Crime against in Selected Districts of West Bengal:(1980-2015): A Geospatial PerspectivePrincipal InvestigatorICSSR20000002 year20172019 Exptd.


Completed Project Works
Project titleWorked asFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Duration in yearsPeriod
Year to Year
Status
Nature of Man –Elephant Conflict in Panchet Forest Division,Bankura,W.B: An Interdisciplinary ApproachPrincipal InvestigatorICSSR6470002 year20122014
Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
Cultural Geographical aspectsHijli College, Paschim MedinipurHijli College, Paschim Medinipur2008
Membership of Learned Society 
Indian Institute of Geomorphologists
Indian National Cartographic Association
Association with Professional Bodies
Type of Professional ActivityPeriod
Lifetime Membership, Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata2007 to 2013
Lifetime Membership, Indian National Cartographers Association2009 to 2013
Yearly membership Geography and You2007 to 2013
Yearly membership, Kurukshetra1998 to 2013
Yearly membership, Yojona1998 to 2013
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Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
37th INCA International Congress on Geoinformatics for Carto-Diversity and its Management2017Paper: Spatial Pattern of Eve-Teasing in Urban area mapping for security, safety and prevention - A case study of Asansol Municipality area West Bengal.INCA, NHO, Dehradun
International Conference on Natural Resources Management for Sustainable Development and Rural Livelihoods2017Paper: Rational Resource Management and the role of traditional knowledge among the Santhal and the Bhumij Tribes of Binpur II Block , Paschim Medinipur, West BengalDept. of Geography and Resource Management, Mizoram University.
37th INCA International Congress on Geoinformatics for Carto-Diversity and its Management2017Paper: Sustainable Urban Transport Modeling of Jamshedpur City: A Geospatial apprisalINCA, NHO, Dehradun
National seminar for Geo informatics2017AttendedDept. of RS & GIS,VU
National Seminar2017Speaker:Elephant Migration And Its Socio-Economic And Environmental Impact: A Case of Elephant Migration In Bankura And Paschim Midnapore Forest Division, West Bengal(Resource Person)Silda Chandrasekhar College, Paschim Medinipur,West Bengal
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Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Title of the Conference/Seminar/WorkshopYearRole in the EventFunding Agency
Empowerment of women through Science & Technology2008Organising Committee MemberNISTADS, Government of India and Vidyasagar University
National seminar on Relevance of Women Studies in Contemporary India2008Organising Committee MemberUGC sponsored National Seminar
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