Dr. Navneet Kumar

Research themes
  • Water resources (management)
  • Environmental and climate change
  • Sustainable use of natural resources
  • New Technologies
  • Environmental Impact Analysis
  • Urbanisation
  • Agriculture, land use, climate change
  • Governance and conflict
Research countries
  • Ethiopia
  • India
  • Uzbekistan
  • Mali
  • Niger
Additional information

Disciplinary Course Coordinator for the ZEF Doctoral Program & Guest editor for the Special Issue in Sustainabilty Journal: Sustainable Innovations in Natural Resources Management Using Earth Observation Data and Geospatial Technologies. Link: www.mdpi.com/journal/sustainability/special_issues/Earth_Geospatial_Technologies

Degrees
PhD. in Engineering, Water Resource Management (University of Bonn, Germany)
M.Sc. Geoinformatics (ITC, Netherlands) 
B.Sc. Agricultural Sciences (UAS, India)
Expertise

Water and natural resources management & Geoinformatics (Remote sensing & GIS)

2022

Bar, S., Parida, B.R., Pandey, A.C., Kumar, N..  2022.  Pixel-Based Long-Term (2001–2020) Estimations of Forest Fire Emissions over the Himalaya..  Remote Sensing , 14   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Kaushik, K., Pandey, A.C., Parida, B.R., Kumar, N..  2022.  Flood monitoring and assessment over the Himalayan River catchment.  In: Bikash Ranjan Parida, Arvind Chandra Pandey, Mukunda Dev Behera, Navneet Kumar (eds.): Handbook of Himalayan Ecosystems and Sustainability, Volume 2: Spatio-Temporal Monitoring of Water Resources and Climate. CRC press, Taylor and Francis Group, eBook ISBN9781003265160.   19.  Further Information
Pandey, A.C., Hansda, S., Kumar, N..  2022.  Urban sprawl and future growth projection vis a vis groundwater resource availability in hill township of Shillong (Meghalaya), India..  In: Bikash Ranjan Parida, Arvind Chandra Pandey, Mukunda Dev Behera, Navneet Kumar (eds.): Handbook of Himalayan Ecosystems and Sustainability, Volume 2: Spatio-Temporal Monitoring of Water Resources and Climate.. CRC press, Taylor and Francis Group, eBook ISBN 9781003265160.   24.  Further Information
Parida, B.K., Kumar, P., Chakraborty, J.S., Bag, N., Kumar, N..  2022.  Dynamics of Land Use/Land Cover over Indian Himalayan Region (IHR) Using Satellite Data from 1985 to 2015 Coupled with Local Perceptions.  In: Bikash Ranjan Parida, Arvind Chandra Pandey, Mukunda Dev Behera, Navneet Kumar (eds.): Handbook of Himalayan Ecosystems and Sustainability, Volume 1 Spatio-Temporal Monitoring of Forests and Climate. CRC Press, eBook ISBN 9781003268383.   20.  Further Information
Parida, B.K., Pandey, A.C., Behera, M.D., Kumar, N..  2022.  Handbook of Himalayan Ecosystems and Sustainability, Volume 1: Spatio-Temporal Monitoring of Forests and Climate.  CRC press, Taylor and Francis Group, eBook ISBN9781003268383. Boca Raton. Further Information
Parida, B.K., Pandey, A.C., Behera, M.D., Kumar, N..  2022.  Handbook of Himalayan Ecosystems and Sustainability, Volume 2: Spatio-Temporal Monitoring of Water Resources and Climate.  CRC press, Taylor and Francis Group, eBook ISBN9781003265160. Boca Raton. Further Information
Parida, B.R., Sparsha, S., Bar, S., Pandey, A.C., Kumar, N..  2022.  Monitoring Land Use/Land Cover Change and High-altitude Vegetation Trends along with Their Climatic Controls across the Central and Eastern Himalayas.  In: Bikash Ranjan Parida, Arvind Chandra Pandey, Mukunda Dev Behera, Navneet Kumar (eds.): Handbook of Himalayan Ecosystems and Sustainability, Volume 1 Spatio-Temporal Monitoring of Forests and Climate. CRC Press, eBook ISBN9781003268383.   19.  Further Information
Yimer, S.M., Bouanani, A., Kumar, N., Tischbein, B., Borgemeister, C..  2022.  Assessment of Climate Models Performance and Associated Uncertainties in Rainfall Projection from CORDEX over the Eastern Nile Basin, Ethiopia..  Climate, 7 (10)   . (Open Access)   Further Information

2021

Bar, S., Parida, B., Mandal, S.P., Pandey, A.C., Kumar, N., Mishra, B,.  2021.  Impacts of partial to complete COVID-19 lockdown on NO2 and PM2.5 levels in major urban cities of Europe and USA, Cities..  Cities, 117   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Bogardi, J.J., Gupta, J., Nandalal, K.D.W., Salamé, L., van Nooijen, R.R.P., Kumar, N., Tingsanchali, T., Bhaduri, A., Kolechkina, A.G. (Eds.).  2021.  Handbook of Water Resources Management: Discourses, Concepts and Examples.  Springer International Publishing, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, XLV, 1344. Further Information
Bogardi, J.J., Tingsanchali, T., Bhaduri, A., Nandalal, K.D.W., van Nooijen, R.R.P., Gupta, J., Kolechkina, A.G., Salamé, L., Kumar, N.  2021.  Introduction and Guide to the Handbook of Water Resources Management: Discourses, Concepts and Examples..  In: In Bogardi, J.J., Gupta, J., Nandalal, K.D.W., Salamé, L., van Nooijen, R.R.P., Kumar, N., Tingsanchali, T., Bhaduri, A., Kolechkina, A.G. (Eds.) (eds.): Handbook of Water Resources Management: Discourses, Concepts and Examples. . Springer, Cham. .   3-8.  Further Information
Bougara, H., Hamed, K.B., Borgemeister, C., Tischbein, B., Kumar, N.,.  2021.  A Comparative Assessment of Meteorological drought in the Tafna Basin (Northwestern Algeria).  Journal of Water and Land Development, : 78-83   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Kumar, N.; Khamzina, A.; Knöfel, P.; Lamers, J.P.A.; Tischbein, B..  2021.  Afforestation of Degraded Croplands as a Water-Saving Option in Irrigated Region of the Aral Sea Basin.  Water, 13   : 1433   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Schulz, D., Yin, H., Tischbein, B., Verleysdonk, S., Adamou, R., Kumar, N.  2021.  Land use mapping using Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 time series in a heterogeneous landscape in Niger, Sahel..  ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 178   : 97-111   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Tischbein, B., Bekchanov, M., Lamers, L.P.A., Kumar, N., et al..  2021.  Examples of Water and Land Use Management.  In: In Bogardi, J.J., Gupta, J., Nandalal, K.D.W., Salamé, L., van Nooijen, R.R.P., Kumar, N., Tingsanchali, T., Bhaduri, A., Kolechkina, A.G. (Eds.) (eds.): Handbook of Water Resources Management: Discourses, Concepts and Examples. . Springer, Cham. .   565-617.  Further Information

2020

Bougara, H., Hamed, K.B., Borgemeister, C., Tischbein, B., Kumar, N.  2020.  Analyzing Trend and Variability of Rainfall in The Tafna Basin (Northwestern Algeria).  Atmosphere, 11(4)   : 347   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Yimer, S.M., N. Kumar, A. Bouanani, B. Tischbein and C. Borgemeister.  2020.  Homogenization of daily time series climatological data in the Eastern Nile basin, Ethiopia.  Theoretical and Applied Climatology, . Further Information

2019

Kumar, N., Khamzina, A., Tischbein B., Knöfel, P., Conrad, C. and Lamers, J.P.A..  2019.  Spatio-temporal supply–demand of surface water for agroforestry planning in saline landscape of the lower Amudarya Basin.  Journal of Arid Environments, 162   : 53-61   . Further Information

2018

Kumar, N., Tischbein, B. & Beg, M.K..  2018.  Multiple trend analysis of rainfall and temperature for a monsoon-dominated catchment in India.  Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, : 1-15   . Further Information
Kumar, N., Tischbein, B., Beg, M.K. & Bogardi, J.J..  2018.  Spatio-temporal analysis of irrigation infrastructure development and long-term changes in irrigated areas in Upper Kharun catchment, Chhattisgarh, India.  Agricultural Water Management, 197 (5)   : 158-169   . Further Information
Kumar, N., Velmurugan, A., Hamm, N.A.S. & Dadhwal, V.K..  2018.  Geospatial Mapping of Soil Organic Carbon Using Regression Kriging and Remote Sensing.  Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing , 46(5)   : 705–716   . Further Information

2017

Kumar N., Tischbein B., Küsche J., Beg M.K., Bogardi J.J.  2017.  Impact of Land-use Change on the Water Resources of the Upper Kharun Catchment, Chhattisgarh, India.  Regional Environmental Change, 17 (8)   : 2373–2385   . Further Information
Kumar N., Tischbein B., Küsche J., Laux P, Beg M.K., Bogardi J.J.  2017.  Impact of climate change on water resources of upper Kharun catchment in Chhattisgarh, India.  Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 13   : 189–207   . (Open Access)   Further Information

2016

Velmurugan, A., Swarnam, T.P., Ambast, S.K., Kumar, N.  2016.  Managing waterlogging and soil salinity with a permanent raised bed and furrow system in coastal lowlands of humid tropics.  Agricultural Water Management, 168   : 58-67   . Further Information

2015

Kumar N. and Gerber N.  2015.  Approaches to Resource Management for the Nexus.  Change and Adaptation in Socio-Ecological Systems, 2   : 88-90   . Further Information
Kumar N., Yamaç S.S., Velmurugan A.  2015.  Applications of Remote Sensing and GIS in Natural Resource Management.  Journal of the Andaman Science Association, 20   : 1-6   . Download [PDF | 316.33KB]
Further Information
Kumar, N.  2015.  Impacts of Climate Change and Land-use Change on the Water Resources of the Upper Kharun Catchment, Chhattisgarh, India.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Kumar, N., Khamzina, A., Tischbein, B., Lamers, J.P.A., Conrad, C.  2015.  Spatial analysis of regional water balance in irrigated croplands in Uzbekistan, Central Asia.  Further Information

2014

Kumar, N.; Tischbein, B.; Beg, M. K.  2014.  Advanced Land use Classification Considering Intra-annual Cropping patterns and Urbanization processes as a Contribution to Improve Knowledge base for Water Management..  Further Information
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2011

Kumar, M. and Kumar, N.  2011.  Geospatial evaluation of UNESCO world heritage forest areas in the Tropics (Honduras) in: Victoria Lenz-Wiedemann and Georg Bareth (eds.): Proceedings of the ISPRS WG VII/5 Workshop, Cologne.. 

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Navneet Kumar

Senior Researcher

Phone:
+49-228-73-1912

Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management

E-Mail:
navneet2206(at)gmail.com and nkumar(at)uni-bonn.de