ICAR Personnel Management System

Executive Record Sheet
NameDr. S. K. Gangopadhyay
ERP ID008620
Present DesignationPr. Scientist
Cadre TypeDR-Sr. Scientist (incl. PS (CAS))
Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY)10/11/1959
GenderMale
State of DomicileWest Bengal
Mother TongueBengali
Email Addresssamarskg@gmail.com
Educational Qualifications (From Graduation Onwards)
DegreeFromToInstitutionThesis Title (If any)
Doctor of Philosphy  University of CalcuttaCharacteristics of Soils of Eastern Himalayan Region under different Forest vegetations.
History of Posting
S.No.DesignationName of Institute/ OrganizationOrganization /Posting TypeFromTo
1 Scientist S-1.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Jorhat 05-Oct-198904-Oct-1994
2 Scientist SS.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Jorhat 05-Oct-199404-Oct-1998
3 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Jorhat 05-Oct-199804-Oct-2006
4 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 05-Oct-200611-Aug-2016
5 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 12-Aug-201631-Aug-2016
6 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 01-Sep-201631-Jan-2017
7 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 01-Feb-2017 
Training Details
Training
Program NameCountryVenueFromToProgram Organized by
“32nd Foundation Course of Agricultural Research Project ManagementINNAARM, Hyderabad, Hyderabad10/5/1989 12:00:00 AM3/1/1990 12:00:00 AMNAARM, Hyderabad
Soil Survey and Land EvaluationINICAR-NBSS & LUP, Nagpur, Nagpur7/2/1990 12:00:00 AM10/31/1990 12:00:00 AMICAR- NBSS & LUP, Nagpur
Computer Application in AgricultureINNAARM, Hyderabad, Hyderabad4/20/1998 12:00:00 AM5/1/1998 12:00:00 AMNAARM, Hyderabad
Remote Sensing Technology and its application including Image ProcessingINNRSC, Hyderabad, Hyderabad7/13/1998 12:00:00 AM9/25/1998 12:00:00 AMNRSC, Hyderabad
Land Resource Interpretation for Land Use PlanningINICAR-NBSS & LUP, Nagpur, Nagpur10/10/2000 12:00:00 AM10/23/2000 12:00:00 AMICAR- NBSS & LUP, Nagpur
Information Technology in AgricultureINNAARM, Hyderabad, Hyderabad12/3/2002 12:00:00 AM12/23/2002 12:00:00 AMNAARM, Hyderabad
Publications
Report
S.No.YearTitle of PublicationName of PublisherCitation
12018Land Resource Inventory of Deshapran block, Medinipur district, West Bengal at 1:10,000 scale for agricultural Land Use Planning using Geospatial techICAR- NBSS & LUP 
22016Soil Nutrient Mapping of Sikkim.ICAR- NBSS & LUP 
32013Characterisation of Simana sub-watershed under Subarnarekha catchment, west Bengal for land use planning using IRS data.ICAR- NBSS & LUP 
42013Soil Resource Inventory of Experimental Farm, Borlaug Institute of South Asia (BISA) , Pusa, Samastipur, BiharICAR- NBSS & LUP 
52013Soil Resource Inventory and Land Evaluation of Aurangabad district, Bihar (1:50,000 scale).ICAR- NBSS & LUP 
62008Pedogenic Investigation in some Forest and Tea growing soils of Assam.ICAR- NBSS & LUP 
72005Soiol Series of OrissaICAR- NBSS & LUP 
82004Resource Inventory for optimizing land use plan for a watershed management - A participatory approach through identification of Farming System ZonesICAR- NBSS & LUP 
92004Soil Resource Inventory of some Command area (Charaipani, Deogharia and Benganakhowa) of Titabar Tehsil, Jorhat district, Assam.ICAR- NBSS & LUP 
102004Soil Series of TripuraICAR- NBSS & LUP 
112004Soil Series of NagalandICAR- NBSS & LUP 
122004Bhumir sarbochcha sadbabaharer janya Tripurar MrttikaiICAR- NBSS & LUP 
132003Soils of Kanchinala Micro-watershed, Puri, Orissa under Coastal Agro-ecosystemnICAR- NBSS & LUP 
142002Land Capability of catchment area of Loktak Lake, Manipur.ICAR- NBSS & LUP 
152002Soils of IndiaICAR- NBSS & LUP 
162001Soil Series of West BengalICAR- NBSS & LUP 
171999Soil Series of Madhya PradeshICAR- NBSS & LUP 
181996Soils of Tripura for Opimising Land UseICAR- NBSS & LUP 
Journal
S.No.YearTitle of PublicationName of PublisherCitationISBN Number
12016Characteristics of Tea growing soils in relation to soil acidity in upper Brahmaputra valley of AssamIndian Society of Soil Science, (ISSS), New Delhi  
22015Hydromorphic soils of Tripura : their pedogenesis and characteristics.Indian Academy of Sciences  
32015Characterization of landform and soils in complex toposequence of Subarnarekha catchment, Chhotanagpur plateu using RS & GIS.Indian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
42015Characterization of landform and soils in complex toposequence of Subarnarekha catchment, Chhotanagpur plateu using remote sIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning, (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
52014Erosion risk mapping in Peruguda micro-watershed of semi-arid tropics of India using Remote SensingIndian Association Of Soil &Water Conservationists, Dehradun  
62012Soils of the rainfed region of West Bengal and their productivity potential appraisalIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
72011Forest soils of Brahmaputra Valley of Assam – their characteristics and classificationIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
82010Soil suitability evaluation using Remotely Sensed Data and GIS – A Case study from semi-Arid tropics of IndiaInternational Journal of Geoinformatics  
92008Soil Resource information for Land Evaluation – A case study with selected soils from South Tripura district ofIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
102008Nature of acidity in some soils of south TripuraIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
112006Soil Resource Appraisal towards land use planning using satellite Remote Sensing and GIS – A case study inIndian Society of Remote Sensing, Dehradun.  
122005Forms and Distribution of Potassium in some Soils of Ranchi PlateauIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
132002Characteristics and classification of soils of Loktak catchment area of ManipurIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
142002Characteristics and classification of some acid soils of Lower Subansiri district of Arunachal PradeshIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
152002Characteristics and classification of soils of Loktak catchment area of Manipur for sustainable land use planninIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
162001Rubber growing soils of Tripura – Their characteristics and classification.Indian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
172000Soils of North East India – Their characteristics, problem and potentials.Institute of Landscape, Ecology and Ekistics, Kolkata.  
181999Characteristics and classification of some forest soils of Tripura.Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFR) Dehradun  
191998Soil formation as influenced by geomorphic processes in the \ Brahmaputra flood plain soils of AssamIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
201998Soils of Tripura II – Suitability for Rubber.Indian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
211998Rice growing soils of upper Brahmaputra valley of Assam – Their characteristics and suitabilityIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
221998Soils of Tripura. I –Characterisation and Classification.Indian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
231996Characteristics of some Aquepts occurring in Assam ValleyIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
241996Soils of Jorhat District : Physiography RelationshipIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
251992Forms and distribution of Potassium in forest soils of SikkimIndian journal of Forestry, India  
261992Characteristics of some lower and middle hill soils of south Sikkim forestsIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
271991Suitability of different forest species for social forestry programme under different soilIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
281990Suitability of different forest species for social forestry programme under different soilIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
291990Distribution of organic matter in plantation Sal (Shorea robusta) in relation to soil chemicalIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
301990Distribution of organic matter in coppice Sal (Shorea robusta) in relation to soil chemical attributesIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
311990Altitudinal pattern of soil characteristics under forest vegetation in EasternIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
321989Pedogenic characteristics of the soils supporting different forest vegetation in the foot hill regionIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
331989Soil characteristics under Sal (Shorea robusta) in Tarai region of the north easternIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
341989Soil characteristics under coppice Sal ( Shorea robusta ) in the lateritic region of WestIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
351989Suitability of different forest species for social forestry programme under different soil conditions part I – AlluvIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
361988Changes in soil attributes consequent upon differences in forest cover in a plantation areaIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
371987The influence of vegetation on the properties of the soils of SikkimIndian Academy of Sciences  
381987Nature and properties of some introduced Teak ( Tectona grandis) growing soils of north –West BengalIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
391987Composition and nature of humus components in some forest soils of Himachal PradeshJabalpur State Forest Research Institute  
401987Variation in properties of soils brought about by Termite activity on plantsIndian Council of Forestry Research and Education,(ICFRE) Dehradun  
411986) Characteristics of some high altitude soils of Sikkim Forest divisionIndian Society of Soil Science,New Delhi  
421986Characteristics and Pedogenic evaluation of N E Himalayan forest soilsIndian National Science Academy  
431986Soil characteristics of conifer plantations versus natural forest in the EasternSerials Publications,New Delhi  
441984Fixation of Phosphate in relation to properties of some red and lateritic soils of West BengalIndian Society of Agricultural Chemists, India  
Awards
NIL
Patent, Copyright, Trademark etc.
NIL
Externally Funded Projects
NIL
Career Profile
Cadre NameDateMode of recruitment (CAS/DR)
Scientist05 Oct 1989DR
Scientist (sr scale)05 Oct 1994CAS
Sr. Scientist (12000)05 Oct 1998CAS
Pr. Scientist05 Oct 2006CAS
Five Major Contributions
S.No.Major Contribution
1 SRM of Madhya Pradesh and Tripura (1:250,000 scale); Aurangabad district, Bihar and Simana sub-watershed, West Bengal (1:50,000 scale), Patloinala Micro-watershed, West Bengal; Sugarcane Research farm, Bihar; Charaipani micro-watershed, Assam (1:4,000 scale).
2 LRI of Basudevpur block, Bhadrak district, Odisha; Deshapran block ofPurba Medinipur district, West Bengal; Pipra kothi block, Purba Champaran district, Bihar (1:10,000 scale).
3 Land Evaluation and Land Use Planning of Tripura for Rubber plantation; BISA Farm, Samastipur, Bihar; Basudevpur block,Bhadrak district, Odisha.
4 Soil Health Card Preparation of Piprakothi and Motihari block, Bihar.
5 Soil Nutrient Mapping of West Bengal, Jharkhand and Sikkim state.