Ph.D. (IIT Bombay)
Dr. Ravinder Dhiman works as an Assistant Professor at Jamsetji Tata School of Disaster Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai, India. He was awarded Ph.D. in Urban Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB). He is the recipient of the prestigious award of IIT Bombay, 'Excellence in Ph.D. Research Award' for years 2018-2020 for his exemplary research work. He has also worked as a senior researcher at CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, India. His research interests are: Science-policy instruments for sustainable development; Coastal management; Integrated geo-spatial solutions; Urban planning. Dr. Dhiman has published research articles in peer-reviewed international journals and conferences. He also has consultancy project experience in the area of applications of spatial science for watershed management, shoreline change analysis, and coastal processes along the Indian coast.
Publications (peer-reviewed journals)
Dhiman, R., Kalbar, P. and Inamdar, A. B. (2019). Land resource management of coastal areas in Indian cities: comparative assessment with prevailing methods. IOP Conference Series, In Sustainable Built Environment 2019 Conference, Graz, Austria. [Full Paper – Oral] (IIT Bombay Travel Grant Award)
Dhiman, R., Kalbar, P. and Inamdar, A. B. (2018). Quantitative approach for environmental spatial planning of urban coastal regions in developing countries. In American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Abstracts, Washington DC, USA. [Abstract – Poster] (AGU Travel Grant Award)
Dhiman, R., Kalbar, P. and Inamdar, A. B. (2018). Development of decisions support for spatial environmental planning of urban coastal areas. In Proceedings of 12th World Congress of RSAI (Regional Science Association International) Goa, India. [Full Paper – Oral]
Dhiman, R., Kalbar, P. and Inamdar, A. B. (2017). GIS coupled multiple criteria based decision support for classification of urban coastal areas in India. In American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Abstracts, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. [Abstract – Poster] (AGU Travel Grant Award)
Dhiman, R., Inamdar, A. B. and Banerjee, L. (2016). Development of Coastal Management Information System for Maharashtra state, India – An Open Source Approach. In Proceedings of 37th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Colombo, Sri Lanka. [Full Paper – Oral]
ManiMurali, R., Dhiman, R., Jayakumar, S., Ilangovan, D. and Vethamony, P. (2014). Detection of decadal shoreline changes along Dhamara and Maipura coast, Odisha, India. In Proceedings of 19th IAHR-APD (Asian and Pacific Regional Division Congress of the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research), Hanoi, Vietnam. [Full Paper – Oral]
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MDM 15 – Introduction to Technologies for Disaster Management
MDM 31 – Hazard Monitoring, Early Warning System and Coordinated Actions
MDM 30 - Geospatial Hydrology in Disaster Management
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MDM 33 - Decision Science and Support Systems in Disaster Management