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     Shovik Deb

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Agricultural and Food Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Prof. P B S Bhadoria, Prof. Biswapati Mandal
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2009 :: Completed in 2013
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Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Bidhan Chandra Krishi ViswavidyalayaAgriculture (Soil Science)2008
B.Sc.Uttar Banga Krishi ViswavidyalayaAgriculture2006
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (Jenkins School)Science2002
10West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (Jenkins School)All Subjects2000

Research Areas
  • Soil Science
  • Earth Science
  • Remote Sensing for natural resource management

Awards
  • Indian Society of Soil Science (ISSS) Zonal Award (Eastern Zone) for best M.Sc (Ag) Thesis
  • ICAR-NET in Soil Science-2009
  • ICAR-NET in Soil Science-2010

Experience
  • Two years M.Sc.(Ag) thesis work on soil mineralogy
  • Ongoing Ph.D work on soil C

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Short-Term Fellowship 2010-11 for advance research part of PhD
  • CSIR-Shyama Prasad Mukerjee Fellowship Nominated, 2009
  • CSIR-UGC JRF-NET in Earth Science-2008 (in PhD level)
  • ICAR JRF in Soil Science-2006 (in M.Sc-Ag level)
  • University Merit Fellowship (in B.Sc.-Ag level)
  • Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search Fellowship (in HS level)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Microbial Dynamics in relation to Organic Carbon in Saline Soils of Coastal Agro-Ecosystem by Shovik Deb, P. B. S. Bhadoria, B. Mandal, E. Schulz Soil Biology and Biochemistry Submitted (2012)
  • An Alternative Approach for Identifying Eco-sensitive Zones using Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies by Shovik Deb, Akram Ahmed, Malay Kumar Deb, and Debajit Datta Environmental Management Submitted (2012)
  • Analysis of Coastal Land Use/ Land Cover Changes in the Indian Sunderbans Using Remotely Sensed Data by Debajit Datta and Shovik Deb Geo-spatial Information Science 14, Online First (2012)
  • Land use/ land cover change dynamics of a district with one of the highest population growth rate in India A geo-spatial approach by Akram Ahmed and Shovik Deb International Journal of Agriculture Environment and Biotechnology 5(3), 271-280 (2012)
  • Soil Mineralogy in Relation to Physiography of Jumar Subwatershed, Jharkhand by Shovik Deb, S.S. Sahu Agropedology 21, 1-7 (2011)
  • Prospective Livelihood Opportunities from the Mangroves of the Sundarbans, India by Debajit Datta, Chattopadhyay, R. N., and Shovik Deb Research Journal of Environmental Sciences 5(6), 536-543 (2011)
  • Study of Mineralogy and Weathering of Two Soil Profiles of Undulating Plateau Area of Jumar Subwatershed, Jharkhand, India by Shovik Deb and S.S. Sahu International Journal of Agriculture Environment and Biotechnology 3(3), 295-301 (2010)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Assessment of carbon dynamics in soils under coastal agro-ecosystems by Shovik Deb, Nirmalendu Basak, B. Mandal, P. B. S, Bhadoria, E. Schulz ISSS National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science ISSS, UAS, Dharwad (2011)
  • Elucidating the mechanistic pathways for carbon stabilization in soils under different agro-ecological zones by Asim Datta, Nirmalendu Basak, Sunanda Biswas, Shovik Deb, S. G. Choudhury ISSS National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science ISSS, UAS, Dharwad (2011)
  • Soil Quality Indicators for Different Soil Orders with rice-potato-sesame Cropping Systems and Determination of their Critical Values by Nirmalendu Basak, Sunanda Biswas, Shovik Deb, Tarik Mitran, G. C. Hazra, B. Maji, and B. Mandal ISSS National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science ISSS, UAS, Dharwad (2011)
  • Evaluation of Soil Biological Carbon Pools in relation with some basic soil properties of Coastal Agro-Ecosystem by Shovik Deb, Nirmalendu Basak, P.B.S. Bhadoria and Biswapati Mandal ISSS National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science IISS, Bhopal (2010)
  • Evaluation of Quality of Soils Under Long-term Rice-rice and Rice-potato-sesame Cropping Systems by Nirmalendu Basak, Sunanda Biswas, Tarik Mitran, Famin Arif, Shovik Deb, G. C. Hazra., D. Majumdar, and B. Mandal ISSS National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science IISS, Bhopal (2010)
  • Analysis of basic soil properties and electrochemical, chemical and thermal analysis of clay fraction of soils of Jumar Subwatershed by Shovik Deb, S.S. Sahu, N. Basak Food Security and Environmental Sustainability IITKGP (2009)
  • Toposequences, Cropping Systems and Agro-ecological Zones Influence Organic Carbon Stock and its Pools in Soil Profiles by N. Basak, A. L. Mukherjee, S. G. Choudhury, S. Deb, M.C. Kundu, A. K. Chatterjee, B. Mandal ISSS National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science IARI, New Delhi (2009)
  • Effect of Cropping Systems on Different Pools of Soil Organic Carbon in New Alluvial Agro-ecological Zone of West Bengal by Nirmalendu Basak, Biswapati Mandal, M. C. Kundu, Shreyasi Gupta Choudhury, Shovik Deb, Amrit Tamang and Kaushik Batabyal Food Security and Environmental Sustainability IITKGP (2009)
  • Mineralogical Investigations on Soils of Jumar Sub-watershed of Jharkhand by Mineralogical Investigations on Soils of Jumar Sub-watershed of Jharkhand ISSS National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science UAS, Banglalore (2008)

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