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     Mukesh Kumar Tiwari

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - Agricultural and Food Engineering Department
Supervisor(s)  Dr. C. Chatterjee
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurSoil and Water Conservation Engineering2004
B.Tech.J. N. K. V. V., JabalpurAgricultural Engineering2001
12B. S. E., Bhopal-1996
10B. S. E., Bhopal-1994

Research Areas
  • Hydrological Modeling
  • Soft Computing

  • Remote Snesing and GIS
  • Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs)

  • Qualified in GATE 2001 Exam. in Agril. Engg. with 95.69 percentile with all India rank 17th.
  • Qualified NET-2005 (Natioanl Eligibility Test) conducted by ICAR-ASRB.
  • Received ICAR merit cum means scholarship in B. Tech. (Agricultural Engineering, 1997-2001).

  • Research Associate in the scheme entitled Precision Farming Development Centre, WTC, IARI, New Delhi-12 (From 7th March, 2005 to 31st March, 2006).
  • Research Associate in the scheme entitled Precision Farming Development Centre, AgFE, IIT Kharagpur -721302 (From 11th October, 2006 to 15 January, 2007).

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Canadian Commonwealth Fellowship to complete a part of my PhD research work in the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada from 31st March-30th September, 2010
  • MHRD Fellowship for PhD
  • ICAR Merit cum means fellowship during undergratuation

Papers Published in Journals
  • Development of an accurate and reliable hourly flood forecasting model using Wavelet-Bootstrap-ANN hybrid approach by Tiwari, M.K. and Chatterjee, C Journal of Hydrology 394 (2010)
  • Uncertainty assessment and ensemble flood forecasting using bootstrap based artificial neural networks (BANNs) by Tiwari, M.K. and Chatterjee, C. Journal of Hydrology 382, 20-33 (2010)
  • A new Wavelet-Bootstrap-ANN hybrid model for daily discharge forecasting by Tiwari, M.K. and Chatterjee, C. Journal of Hydroinformatics 10.2166/hydro.2010.142 (2010)
  • Development and testing of SISCASDE computer software for the selection, design and evaluation of surface irrigation systems by Tiwari, M.K. and Jha , M.K. International Journal of Environment and Development 5 (2), 227-249 (2008)

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