ICAR Personnel Management System

Executive Record Sheet
NameDr. Sudipta Chattaraj
ERP ID008510
Present DesignationScientist(7000)
Cadre TypeScientist (incl. SS (CAS), PS (CAS))
Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY)09/07/1985
State of DomicileWest Bengal
Mother TongueBangla
Email Addresschattaraj.iari@gmail.com
Educational Qualifications (From Graduation Onwards)
DegreeFromToInstitutionThesis Title (If any)
BSc (Agriculture)22/Aug/200330/Jul/2007Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidylaya, CoochbeharNA
MSc (Agriculture Physics)10/Aug/200730/Jul/2009Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)Effect of magnetically treated seeds on soil-plant-water relations in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) crop
PhD (Agriculture Physics)10/Aug/200916/Feb/2012Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)Water Requirement of Wheat under ambient and elevated temperature with Conventional and Remote sensing Methods
History of Posting
S.No.DesignationName of Institute/ OrganizationOrganization /Posting TypeFromTo
1 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 23-Jan-201212-Aug-2016
2 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 13-Aug-201615-Aug-2016
3 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 16-Aug-201631-Aug-2016
4 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Sep-201628-Feb-2017
5 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Mar-201731-May-2017
6 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Jun-201731-Mar-2018
7 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 01-Apr-201813-Jul-2020
8 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (MI), Nagpur 14-Jul-202006-Nov-2022
9 Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 07-Nov-202217-Jul-2023
10 Senior Scientist.National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use planning,NBSSLUP (RS) , Calcutta 18-Jul-2023 
Training Details
Program NameCountryVenueFromToProgram Organized by
95th FOCARS (Foundation Course for Agricultural Research Services)INICAR-NAARM, Hyderabad, Hyderabad1/23/2012 12:00:00 AM4/21/2012 12:00:00 AMICAR-NAARM
Orientation TrainingINICAR-NBSS&LUP, Nagpur, Nagpur5/2/2012 12:00:00 AM5/30/2012 12:00:00 AMICAR-NBSS&LUP, Nagpur
Professional Attachment TrainingINICAR-DWM, Bhubaneswar, Bhubaneswar6/1/2012 12:00:00 AM8/30/2012 12:00:00 AMICAR-DWM, Bhubaneswar
Soil Survey and MappingINICAR-NBSS&LUP, R.C. Bangalore, Bangalore9/10/2012 12:00:00 AM11/8/2012 12:00:00 AMICAR-NBSS&LUP, R.C. Bangalore
Microwave Remote Sensing ApplicationsINNRSC, Hyderabad, Hyderabad5/20/2013 12:00:00 AM5/31/2013 12:00:00 AMNRSC, Hyderabad
Soil Survey and Mapping towards land use planningINICAR-NBSS&LUP, R.C. Kolkata, Kolkata11/18/2013 12:00:00 AM12/21/2013 12:00:00 AMICAR-NBSS&LUP, R.C. Kolkata
S.No.YearTitle of PublicationName of PublisherCitationISBN Number
12017Semi-automated object-based landform classification modelling in a part of the Deccan Plateau of central IndiaTaylor & Francis NA
22017Categorization and delineation of agricultural prime and marginal lands of Nagpur district, Maharashtra for different usesIndian Society of Soil and Water Conservation NA
32017Visible-Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy for Rapid Characterization of Salt-Affected Soil in the Indo-Gangetic Plains of Haryana, IndiaSpringer India2NA
42016Pre sowing static magnetic field treatment for improving water and radiation use efficiency in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) under soil moisture stresNA NA
52016Chemical and Natural Plant Extract in Ameliorating Negative Impact of Tropospheric Ozone on Wheat Crop: A Case Study in a Part of Semiarid North WestTaiwan Society NA
62016Performance of Global Soil Moisture Products in Crop Growing Region of Central IndiaSpringer India1NA
72014Soil Moisture Model with Multi Angle and Multi Polarisation Risat-1 DataCopernicus GmbH  
82014Predicting the impact of climate change on water requirement of wheat in the semi-arid Indo-Gangetic Plains of IndiaElsevier4NA
92013Pedo-transfer function for determining soil water retention and assessing their utility in simulation model for predicting rice growth and yieldIndian Society of Soil Science  
102013Hyperspectral remote sensing for growth-stage-specific water use in wheatElsevier25NA
112011Evaluating the effect of irrigation on crop evapotranspiration in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) by combining conventional and remote sensing methodsIndian Society Agrophysics4NA
122009Assessment of soil physical conditions: Evaluation of a single value indexIndian Society Agrophysics11NA
S.No.Name of AwardAwarding organizationPlaceYearPrize
1 Best poster awardISSLUPIndia2016Certificate
2 Best poster awardISSLUP, NagpurIndia2015Certificate
3 Young Scientist awardICAR-NBSS&LUP, NagpurIndia2016Certificate and Medal
Patent, Copyright, Trademark etc.
S.No.TitleDetails/DescriptionCo-owners (if any)Any Other relevent information
1 Potential Crop Zone MapperAndroid ApplicationS K Singh, V. Ramamurthy, Sudipta Chattaraj, V. Thakare595/2018-CO/SW
2 Bu­Sandharbhit Mridha Data SangrahComputer SoftwareSudipta Chattaraj , S K Singh , Rajeev Srivastava, G.P. Obireddy6188/2015­CO/SW
Externally Funded Projects
S.No.PI/Co-PIProject TitleYearDurationAmount (Rs. in lakhs)Funding Agency
1 Co-PIDevelopment of Soil Health Card (SHC) using GIS techniques for Nagpur rural block, Nagpur district and Kelapur Taluka, Yavatmal district20162 years16 lakhsAPMC and AFPRO
2 Co-PICharacterization and Mapping of Land Resources of Goa in reference to Cultivated and Fallow land use systems - a step towards enhancing Agricultural P20163 years1 croreState govt of Goa under RKVY
3 Co-PIMapping and Assessment of Land Degradation in Major Ecosystems of India using Geospatial Techniques20161 year25 lakhICAR Extra Mural
4 Co-PIHyperspectral Remote Sensing in Characterization and Mapping of Red and Associated Soils of Southern India20173 years33 lakhs (approx)DST
5 Co-PIICAR Research Data Repository for Knowledge Management as KRISHI Knowledge based Resources Information Systems Hub for Innovations in Agriculture2016Continuous projectNot AvailableICAR
6 PIDevelopment of digital terrain and land use dynamics geodatabase on 1:10k scale for land resource inventory of cultivated and fallow land systems of G20163 years25 lakhs (approx.)State Govt. of Goa under RKVY funding
Career Profile
Cadre NameDateMode of recruitment (CAS/DR)
Scientist(7000)23 Jan 2016CAS
Five Major Contributions
S.No.Major Contribution
1 Developed Digital Soil Type Mapping based upscaling of soil information system using remote sensing and legacy database
2 Developed Novel methodology for Fallow land identification using time series satellite imageries
3 Semi-automated Object Based Image Analysis (OBIA) based landform model is developed for the Central Deccan Plateau region
4 Developed two android based mobile application named LRIS (land Resource Information System)-Goa and PCZ (Potential Crop Zone) Mapper for the farming community, planners and executros and Researchers.
5 Developed National Soil Geo-portal "Bhoomi" for easy data sharing, information dissemination, planning and execution.