ICAR Personnel Management System

Executive Record Sheet
NameDr. D.C. Nayak
ERP ID008592
Present DesignationHead of Division/Regional Station
Cadre TypeHead of Division/Regional Station
Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY)03/21/1957
GenderMale
State of DomicileWest Bengal
Mother TongueBangla
Email Addressdulalnayak@yahoo.co.in
Educational Qualifications (From Graduation Onwards)
DegreeFromToInstitutionThesis Title (If any)
Doctor of Philosphy  Calcutta University 
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 13-Dec-198512-Dec-1990
2 Scientist SS.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Jorhat 13-Dec-199026-Jul-1998
3 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 27-Jul-199826-Jul-2006
4 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 27-Jul-200631-Jan-2015
5 Head Regional Station.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 01-Feb-201511-Aug-2016
6 Head Regional Station.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 12-Aug-201631-Aug-2016
7 Head Regional Station.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 01-Sep-201631-Jan-2017
8 Head Regional Station.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 01-Feb-201731-Jan-2018
9 Head Regional Station.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 01-Feb-2018 
Training Details
Training
Program NameCountryVenueFromToProgram Organized by
Special Course on Watershed ManagementINUniversity of Roorkee, Roorkee, U. P.11/5/1996 12:00:00 AM11/16/1996 12:00:00 AMDepartment of Hydrology, University of Roorkee
Computer Training on DOS, Windows, MS Office and FOX PROINTULEC Computer Education, Kolkata, Kolkata10/26/1998 12:00:00 AM3/19/1999 12:00:00 AMTULEC Computer Education, Kolkata
Remote Sensing Technology and its application including Image Processing, Pattern Recognition & GISINNRSA, Hyderabad, Hyderabad11/22/1999 12:00:00 AM2/4/2000 12:00:00 AMNRSA, Hyderabad
Advanced data analytical techniques for Agricultural Research and ManagementINNAARM, Hyderabad, Hyderabad11/28/2000 12:00:00 AM12/12/2000 12:00:00 AMNAARM, Hyderabad
Refresher course of “Information Technology in Agriculture”INNAARM, Hyderabad, Hyderabad2/5/2003 12:00:00 AM2/25/2003 12:00:00 AMNAARM, Hyderabad
Training on GISINNBSS &LUP, Nagpur, Nagpur9/13/2004 12:00:00 AM10/4/2004 12:00:00 AMICAR-NBSS &LUP, Nagpur
Publications
Popular Articles
Journal
S.No.YearTitle of PublicationName of PublisherCitationISBN Number
12017Characterizing spatial variability of soil properties in alluvial soils of India using geostatistics and geographical information systemTaylor & Francis  
22017Assessment of Soil Degradations in Coastal Ecosystem of Sundarbans, West Bengal- A Case StudyIndian Society of Soil Salinity and Water Quality  
32017Assessment of Soil Properties and Nutrients Status in three Horticultural Land Use System of Coastal Odisha, IndiaPuspa Publishing House  
42017Land Evaluation for Crop Planning in Soils of Indo-Gangetic Plains of Hugli District, West BengalThe Agricultural Society of India  
52017Characterization of Soils and Cropping Pattern of Coastal West Bengal - A Case Study in Canning II BlockIndian Society of Soil Salinity and Water Quality  
62016Characterization, Classification and Evaluation of Soil Resources in Coastal Eco-system – A Case Study of Gosaba Block, South 24-Parganas, WestIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
72016Characterization and Classification of Major Vegetables Growing Soils of Odisha Coastal System – A Case StudyIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
82016Mapping of Block Level Soil Fertility Status of Dumka District, Jharkhand using GPS and GISThe Fertiliser Association of India  
92016Mapping of Block Level Soil Fertility Status of Dumka District, Jharkhand using GPS and GISThe Fertiliser Association of India  
102016Characterization, Classification and Evaluation of Cashew Growing Soils in Coastal Odisha for Sustainable ProductionIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning (ISSLUP), Nagpur  
112016Characteristics of tea growing soils in relation to soil acidity in upper Brahmaputra valley of AssamIndian Society Soil Science  
122016Spatial distribution of soil physical properties of alluvial soils: a geostatistical approachTaylor & Francis  
132016Mapping of Block Level Soil Fertility Status of Dumka District, Jharkhand using GPS and GISThe Fertiliser Association of India  
142013Mineralogy of Some Benchmark Soils of the Coastal Plain, West BengalThe Clay Minerals Society of India  
152009Soil organic matterIndian Society Soil Science, New Delhi  
162007Municipal waste compost as an alternative to cattle manure for supplying potassium to lowland riceElsevier  
172006Mineralogical study of some arsenic contaminated soils of West Bengal, IndiaElsevier  
182006Fertility capability classification of soils of BankuraInstitute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics (Calcutta, India)  
192005Mineralogy of some rice growing soils of West BengalThe Clay Minerals Society of India  
202005Spatiotemporal variation in benthic polychaetes (Annelida) and relationships with environmental variables in a tropical estuarySpringer  
212005Mineralogical studies of Benchmark soils of Darjeeling Himalayas and Tarai region of West Bengal.The Clay Minerals Society of India  
222005Effect of muncipal solid waste compost on phosphorous content of rice straw and grain under submerged conditionTaylor & Francis  
232004Mineralogical Studies of Arsenic Afflicted Soils of West BengalThe Clay Minerals Society of India  
242000Forms of potassium and their distribution in soils of West BengalPotash Research Institute of India  
252000Soils of North East India- Its characteristics, problems and potentialsInstitute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics (Calcutta, India)  
261999Studies on pedogenesis in a soil chronosequence in West BengalIndian Society Soil Science  
271999Assessment of soil degradation in West BengalInstitute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics (Calcutta, India)  
281999Clay mineralogy of Benchmark soils of West BengalThe Clay Minerals Society of India  
291998of Tripura - I. Characterisation and classificationIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning (ISSLUP)  
301998Soils of Tripura - II. Suitability for RubberIndian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning (ISSLUP)  
311997Spectroscopic, thermal and electron microscopic investigations on clay-humus complexesIndian Society Soil Science  
321997Evaluation of Pedological Development through Field Morphology Rating SystemIndian Society Soil Science  
331997Chemical and Electro-chemical Characterisation of Some Acid Soils of AssamIndian Society Soil Science  
341997Pedology and Edaphology of Benchmark acid soils of North-Eastern IndiaIndian Society Soil Science  
351996Nature of soil acidity in some soils of ManipurIndian Society Soil Science  
361996Characteristics and Classification of some soils of Manipur ValleyIndian Society Soil Science  
371996Highly leached mineral soils of Manipur - their pedology, characteristics, problems and managementIndian Society Soil Science  
381995Soils of shifting cultivated area in Arunachal Pradesh and their suitability for land use planningIndian Society Soil Science  
391995Soilscape and Land Utilisation in Andaman IslandsInstitute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics (Calcutta, India)  
401995Numerical taxonomy of some rice growing soils of Bankura district, West BengalIndian Society Soil Science  
411994Clay-humus complexation: Effect of pH and the nature of bondingElsevier  
421994Morphology and classification of Ultisols with Kandic horizon in North Eastern RegionIndian Society Soil Science  
431992A novel method for the determination of total acidity of Humic SubstancesIndian Society Soil Science  
441990Studies on microbial decomposition of humic substance as affected by clay-humus complexationIndian Society Soil Science  
451990Influence of organic acidic functional groups of humic substances in complexation with clay mineralsWilliams & Wilkins  
461986Zero point charge of soils as influenced by organic matterIndian Society Soil Science  
471985Fluorescence excitation spectroscopic studies on humid acidsIndian Society Soil Science  
481985Distribution of amino acids in soil humic fractionsIndian Society Soil Science  
491985Light scattering studies on soil humic substancesIndian Society Soil Science  
Awards
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Patent, Copyright, Trademark etc.
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Externally Funded Projects
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Career Profile
Cadre NameDateMode of recruitment (CAS/DR)
Scientist13 Dec 1985DR
Scientist(sr grade)13 Dec 1990CAS
Sr. Scientist (12000)27 Jul 1998CAS
Pr. Scientist (16400)26 Jul 2006CAS
Head of Division/Regional Station/KVK01 Feb 2015CAS
Head of Division/Regional Station/KVK07 May 2015DR
Five Major Contributions
S.No.Major Contribution
1 (1) Soil resource mapping of 1:250,000 scale (Arunachl Pradesh, Meghalaya, Manipur and Assam), on 1:50,000 scale ( Rohat, Madhubani and Aurangabad district of Bihar, Puruliya district, West Bengal, Lohardaga district, Jharkhand and Baripada subdivision, Odisha. (2) Identification and characterisation of Benchmark soils of West Bengal (3) Assessment and mapping of soil fertility in the state of West Bengal and Jharkhand (4) Land resource inventory at block level on 1:10,000 scale (Borio, Dumka, Katkamdag blocks of Jharkhand, Hasnabad, Namkhana, Kultala, Gosaba blocks of West Bengal) (5) Soil Health Card preparation of Piprakothi and Motihari block of Bihar.