R & D Projects

Ongoing research and developmental projects:

  1. Water poverty in Bagmati River basin, Nepal
  2. Development of a WebGIS for environmental data of Nepal
  3. Sustainable Groundwater Contamination Mitigation through Community-led Implementation and Decentralized Local Governance Facilitation in Nepal.
  4. Modelling water resources in the Bagmati River Basin, Nepal.
  5. Role of Basin’s hydrogeology and climatic variability in determining disaster frequency: A study from Bagmati Basin in Nepal.
  6. Trend detection in annual temperature and precipitation owing to climate change using Mann-Kendall Test.
  7. Optimization of hydro-meteorological stations networks in Bagmati River Basin using statistical techniques.
  8. Eutrophication trends in Bagmati river at various sections in terms of nitrate, phosphate, TDS and TSS.
  9. Climate Change: Impacts and vulnerability Socio-economic vulnerability assessment.
  10. Assessment of impacts of climate change on water resources and river flow.
  11. Evaluation of Trends in Climatic Extremes using RClimDex.
  12. Water quality mapping of Bagmati River basin, Nepal.
  13. Groundwater arsenic monitoring network optimization in Terai region of Nepal

Completed research projects:

  1. Carbon Sequestration status at community forest, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  2. Influence of land use/land cover on groundwater quality and quantity in Lower Shiwalik range, Nepal.
  3. Groundwater: Influence of industrialization and urbanization in Bareilly district, Uttar Pradesh, India.
  4. Conservation Practice and Protected areas of Nepal.
  5. Conservation of Biodiversity and status of forest vegetation and the prospect of ecotourism of Royal Chitwan National Park, Nepal.