ICAR Personnel Management System

Executive Record Sheet
NameDr. Dr. M. S. S.Nagaraju
ERP ID008503
Present DesignationPr. Scientist
Cadre TypeDR-Sr. Scientist (incl. PS (CAS))
Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY)07/06/1961
GenderMale
State of DomicileAndhra Pradesh
Mother TongueTelugu
Email Addressmssnagaraju@yahoo.com
Educational Qualifications (From Graduation Onwards)
DegreeFromToInstitutionThesis Title (If any)
degree01/Sep/198622/Jun/1995APAU HyderabadEffect of different plant population densities on soil structure, evapotranspiration and yield of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.)
History of Posting
S.No.DesignationName of Institute/ OrganizationOrganization /Posting TypeFromTo
1 Scientist.National Academy of Agricultural Research Management,NAARM (MI), Hyderabad 09-Oct-199018-Mar-1991
2 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 19-Mar-199108-Oct-1995
3 Scientist SS.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 09-Oct-199531-Dec-1995
4 Scientist SS.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Jan-199621-Nov-1999
5 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 22-Nov-199931-Dec-2005
6 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Jan-200608-Oct-2009
7 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 09-Oct-200912-Aug-2016
8 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 13-Aug-201615-Aug-2016
9 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 16-Aug-201616-Aug-2016
10 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 17-Aug-201631-Aug-2016
11 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Sep-201603-Oct-2016
12 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 04-Oct-201631-Jan-2017
13 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Feb-201731-Dec-2017
14 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Jan-201828-Feb-2018
15 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Mar-201831-Mar-2018
16 Principal Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Apr-2018 
Training Details
Training
Program NameCountryVenueFromToProgram Organized by
Soil Survey and Land EvaluationINICAR-NBSS&LUP, Nagpur7/15/1992 12:00:00 AM10/14/1992 12:00:00 AMICAR-NBSS&LUP
Digital Image Processing and Geographic Information SystemINRRSSC, DEHRADUN1/27/1997 12:00:00 AM2/14/1997 12:00:00 AMRRSSC
Remote sensing technology and its applicationsINNRSC, HYDERABAD11/22/1999 12:00:00 AM2/4/2000 12:00:00 AMNRSC
GIS applications in agricultureTHAIT, BANGKOK9/5/2000 12:00:00 AM12/5/2000 12:00:00 AMAIT
Statistical package for Social SciencesINIASRI, NEW DELHI6/2/2003 12:00:00 AM8/7/2003 12:00:00 AMIASRI
Information Technology in AgricultureINNAARM, HYDERABAD10/7/2003 12:00:00 AM10/27/2003 12:00:00 AMNAARM
Introduction to ArcGIS, working with Spatial Analyst and 3D AnalystINICAR-NBSS&LUP, Nagpur3/22/2004 12:00:00 AM3/3/2004 12:00:00 AMESRI
What is new in ArcGIS 9INICAR-NBSS&LUP, Nagpur2/5/2005 12:00:00 AM2/16/2005 12:00:00 AMESRI
RISAT-UP: Radar Remote Sensing & ApplicationsINRRSSC, Nagpur2/22/2010 12:00:00 AM3/5/2010 12:00:00 AMRRSSC
Introduction to RISAT and its ApplicationsINRRSSC, Nagpur2/14/2011 12:00:00 AM2/19/2011 12:00:00 AMRRSSC
Hyperspectral remote sensing for agricultureINRRSSC, Nagpur8/2/2011 12:00:00 AM8/11/2011 12:00:00 AMRRSSC
Intellectual Property ManagementINRGNIIPM, Nagpur9/24/2015 12:00:00 AM9/24/2015 12:00:00 AMRGNIIPM
Publications
Journal
S.No.YearTitle of PublicationName of PublisherCitationISBN Number
12016Large Scale Soil Resource Mapping using IRS-P6 LISS-IV and Cartosat-I DEM in Basaltic Terrain of Central IndiaISRS  
22016Accuracy assessment of large-scale soil map prepared by remote sensing approachDAV COLLEGE, MUZAFFARNAGAR  
32015Characterization and evaluation of land resources for management of Saraswati watershed in Buldhana district of MaharashtraIASWC  
42015Performance of Global Soil Moisture products in crop growing region of central IndiaISRS  
52014Mapping spatial variability in soil properties and fertility at field-scale in basaltic terrain for site-specific agricultural input management usingDAV COLLEGE, MUZAFFARNAGAR  
62014Cadastral-level soil mapping in basaltic terrain using Cartosat-1-derived productsTAYLOR & FRANCIS  
72013Modified Dubois model for estimating soil moisture with dual polarimetric SAR dataISRS  
82013Terrain Characterization for Soil Resource Mapping Using IRS-P6 Data and GIS -A Case Study from Basaltic Terrain of Central IndiaISRS  
92011Soil Loss Mapping for Sustainable Development and Management of Land Resources in Warora Tehsil of Chandrapur District of Maharashtra: An Integrated AISRS  
102010Characterization, evaluation and mapping of land resources in Lendi watershed, Chandrapur district of Maharashtra using Remote Sensing and GISISSS  
112009Use of remote sensing in characterization and management of Dhamni micro-watershed of Chandrapur district of MaharashtraISRS  
122009Characterization and Evaluation of Land Resources for Management of Chandanpardi Watershed in Basaltic Terrain of Nagpur District of Maharashtra usingISWM  
132001Characteristics and classification of some orange growing soils in Nagpur district of MaharashtraISSS  
142000Effect of different plant population densities of groundnut on soil structure and other physical properties of an InceptisolISSS  
151998Assessment of Soil Degradation in Andhra Pradesh.ISSS  
Awards
S.No.Name of AwardAwarding organizationPlaceYearPrize
1 Appreciation LetterCENTRE POINT SCHOOLNAGPUR2006APPRECIATION LETTER
2 Appreciation LetterDIV OF RSA, ICAR-NBSS&LUPNAGPUR2005APPRECIATION LETTER
3 Appreciation LetterNRC FOR WSJABALPUR2006APPRECIATION LETTER
4 Best poster awardISSLUPNAGPUR2008CERTIFICATE
5 Best poster awardMPKVRAHURI2004CERTIFICATE
6 Certificate of RecognitionDHANWATE NATIONAL COLLEGENAGPUR2007RESOURCE PERSON
7 Others from professional societiesISSS: Dr. J.S.P. Yadav Memorial Award for Excellence in Soil ScienceNEW DELHI2015CEERTIFICATE AND MEDAL
Patent, Copyright, Trademark etc.
NIL
Externally Funded Projects
S.No.PI/Co-PIProject TitleYearDurationAmount (Rs. in lakhs)Funding Agency
1 CO-PIHyperspectral Remote Sensing in Characterization and Mapping of Red and Associated Soils of Southern India20164 YEARS37.6 LAKHSDST
2 CO-PIPreparation of District-wise Contingency Plan for Agriculture and Allied Sector20103 YEARS ICAR
3 CO-PIDetailed soil resource survey of Hayatnagar Research Farm of CRIDA20081 YEAR CRIDA
4 CO-PIEfficient land use based Integrated Farming System for Rural Livelihood Security in Aurangabad, Dhule and Gondia districts of Maharashtra20104 YEARS584.4 LAKHSNAIP
5 CO-PISoil Resource Mapping of India19916 YEARS  
6 CO-PIStandardization of Methodology for large scale soil mapping using satellite data20024 YEARS NRSC
7 CO-PIResource Mapping of Rubber growing soils of Kerala and Tamil Nadu on 1:50000 scale19973 YEARS168 LAKHSWORLD BANK
8 CO-PIRISAT-UP Soil moisture: value added product20122 YEARS2 LAKHSNRSC
9 CO-PIAgro-economic characterization and constraint analysis of rainfed cotton based production system in relation to soil, rainfall and economic factors20002 YEARS NATP
10 CO-PISoil variability mapping and fertility zonation using Hyperspectral data20082 YEARS SAC-AHMEDABAD
11 CO-PIEcological evaluation of land resources and land use systems for sustainable development at watershed level in different agro-ecological zones of Vida20053 YEARS16.03 LAKHSICAR
12 PIDetailed Soil Survey of Kukadi Command (Minor-25) and Land Evaluation for Land Use Planning19962 YEARS MPKV-RAHURI
13 PIDetailed soil mapping in basaltic terrain for land resource management using Cartostat-1 data20112 YEARS  
Career Profile
Cadre NameDateMode of recruitment (CAS/DR)
Scientist09 Oct 1990DR
Scientist (sr scale)09 Oct 1995CAS
Sr. Scientist09 Oct 1999CAS
Pr. Scientist09 Oct 2009CAS
Five Major Contributions
S.No.Major Contribution
1 Soil Resource Mapping of Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh (1:250000 scale).
2 Resource Mapping of Rubber growing soils of Kerala and Tamil Nadu on 1:50000 scale.
3 Watershed/Command area characterization, mapping and land evaluation in Maharashtra.
4 Standardization of methodology for soil mapping at 1:50000, 1:25000 and 1:12500 scales in agro-ecological regions viz., Peninsular, Indo-gangetic alluvial plain and hill and mountain region using various satellite data products.
5 Developed soil spectral models using hyperspectral data and soil moisture models using RISAT-1 data and in Nagpur district, Maharashtra. Large scale soil mapping using Cartosat-1 derived products and Land Resource Inventory of Dhanora Block (1:10000 scale).