RAM SAKAL YADAV

Professor
65/1. Kosalpuri Colony, Susuwahi, Varanasi-221005
+91993535088; +918765507241,
rsy_bhu@rediffmail.com
Academic Qualifications
S.No.Degree Institution Year
i M.A. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 1977
ii Ph.D. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 1981
iii P.G. Dip. R.S. Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun 1985
Area of Specialisation:
Applied geography and Regional planning & Remote Sensing and GIS

Project/s undertaken as PI/Co-PI  

1.Urban Environment and Quality of Life in Imphal City, Manipur, ICSSR,1991-95
2.Application of IRS-1C Data for Land Use Mapping of Itanagar Capital Complex, Arunachal Pradesh, NRSA, Hyderabad,1999-2000.
3.Integrated Watershed Management of Subansiri River Basin, Arunachal Pradesh, GBPIHE&D, Almora.
4.Peopleľ Centred Biodiversity Management in Namdapha National Park, Arunachal Pradesh.



List of selected/ major publications (Max. 10; in perfect/full citation):

  1. Yadava, R. S., 1984, Environmental Problems and Eco-development regions in South Mirzapur, NGJI, Vol. 30, Part-4.
  2. Yadava, R. S., 1997, Remote Sensing in Land Evaluation, Rajesh Publication, New Delhi.
  3. Yadava, R. S. and Joshi, R. C., 1998, Application of IRS-IC Data for Land Use/ Land Cover Mapping of Itanagar Capital Complex of Arunachal Pradesh, Proceedings of 8th User Interaction Workshop, NRSA, Hyderabad.
  4. Yadava, R. S., Rao, K. S. and Talukdar. U., 2003, Land Use/ Land cover Change in and Around Namdapha National Park, India, AURJ, Vol. 6 (1).
  5. Yadava, R. S., Talukdar, U. and Rao, K. S., 2006, Land Use / Land cover Changes in the Namdapha National park, Arunachal Pradesh, In Ed. P. S. Ramkrishnan, K. G. Saxena and K. S. Rao, Shifting Cultivation and Sustainable Development of North-Eastern India: Tradition in Transition, Oxford & IBN Pub. Co. Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.
  6. Yadava, R. S., 2011, Framing a Questionnaire for Socio-economic Survey, In ed. Sharma, P. R., Yadava, R. S., and Sharma, V. N., 2011, Research Methodology: Concepts and studies, R. K. Books, New Delhi.
  7. Sharma, P. R., Yadava, R. S., and Sharma, V. N., 2011, Research Methodology: Concepts and studies, R. K. Books, New Delhi.
  8. Verma, R. K. and Yadava, R. S., 2011, A New Horizon in Health Geography: A Study in Health Care Facilities in Urban System using GPS and GIS technology, In ed. Sharma, P. R., Yadava, R. S., and Sharma, V. N., 2011, Research Methodology: Concepts and studies, R. K. Books, New Delhi.
  9. Sharma, P. R., Yadava, R. S. and Sharma, V. N., 2013, Interdisciplinary Advances in Geography, R. K. Books, New Delhi.
  10. Sharma, P. R., Yadava, R. S. and Sharma, V. N., 2013, Interdisciplinary Advances in Environmental and Earth System Studies, R. K. Books, New Delhi.


Additional information/ Achievements:  
  • Member Executive Committee, Arunachal University, Itanagar, 1999- 2003.
  • Professor and Head, department of Geography, Arunachal University, Itanagar, from 1992 to 1999 and 2003 to 2005.
  • Dean, Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences, Arunachal University, Itanagar from April 1999 to November 2005.
  • Technical expert in Cadastral Survey Mapping of Itanagar Capital Complex and coming up headquarters of Kurung Kumy district of Arunachal Pradesh under APRSAC, Vivek Vihar, Itanagar.

Chairman/ Members of Academic bodies:
  • Member/External of Academic Councils of Arunachal University, Itanagar, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong and Banaras Hindu University at Different points of time.


  • Expert/Member of Boards of Post Graduate Studies/research board of studies:

  • Manipur University, Imphal, Gauhati University, Guwahati, NEHU, Shillong, Arunachal University, Itanagar and Mizoram University Aizawl.

    Editor in Chief/Editor/ member of editorial board:
  • Arunachal University Research Journal 2003-05, North- Eastern Geographer 2001-06, National Geographical Journal of India 2009-11 and Pragnya from 2006.

  • Courses Conducted:

  • UGC Refresher Course in Geography at Arunachal University, Itanagar-June- 2001
  • UGC Interdisciplinary Refresher Course in Earth Sciences in 2008, at Academic Staff College BHU, Varanasi.
  • Consultancy Project on Social and Cultural Survey of People of Submergence Area of the three dams on Subansiri River Project, sponsored by WAPCO, New Delhi.
  • Convened GBPI sponsored workshop on "Creation of Awareness among the Prospective PIs/ Groups/ NGOs etc. of North East Region for Execution of Location specific , action oriented R&D activities under the IERP of GBPIHE&D: Project Presentation -cum- Preliminary Evaluation" organized by Dean, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Arunachal University, from 21- 22Jan. 2002.

  • b. Life Membership:
  • National Association of Geographers, India, Delhi
  • National Geographical Society of India, BHU, Varanasi
  • North Eastern Association of Social Scientists, Shillong
  • Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi
  • North East India Geographical Society, Guwahati
  • Third World Association of Remote Sensing, Trieste, Italty
  • Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Dehradun.

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