VENKATA REDDY KEESARA

Associate Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: kvreddy@nitw.ac.in,kvreddy229@gmail.com

: 9441666379

Interests: Watershed modelling and management using numerical, soft computing and geospatial methods; Climate change impact studies; Applications of geospatial technologies in rural and urban environments.

 

Specializations


Watershed Modelling Systems, Numerical and Soft Computing Methods, Climate Change Impact Studies,  Geospatial Techniques and its Applications, Rural Development

 

Message


"There`s enough on this planet for everyone`s needs but not for everyone`s greed"- Mohandas K. Gandhi

"Strength is Life, Weakness is Death" - Swami Vivekananda

  

 

Course Taught Previously

 

Courses Taught (2007 Onwards)

B.Tech

  • Environmental Studies
  • Surveying
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Remote Sensing

M.Tech

  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Digital Image Processing and Pattern Recognition
  • Advanced Computing in GIS
  • Applications of Soft Computing Techniques
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Advanced GIS
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Applications of RS&GIS in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
  • Programming Methods for Geospatial Systems
  • Geospatial Data Processing and Modeling
  • Web and Mobile GIS

 Current Teaching Courses


Classes

Department

Semester

Course ID

Course Name

M.Tech (RS&GIS)

Civil Engineering

1

CE5502

Geographical Information Systems
M.Tech (RS&GIS) Civil Engineering 1 CE5511 Programming Methods for Geospatial Systems
M.Tech (RS&GIS)
Civil Engineering

2
 CE5551 Geospatial Data Processing and Modeling
 M.Tech(RS&GIS)  Civil Engineering  2  CE5563  Web and Mobile GIS
M.Tech(EE) Civil Engineering 2 CE5765 Applications of RS&GIS in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

Publications

 

List of Journal Publications:

  1. Jayanthi, S.L.S.V.; Keesara, V.R.; Sridhar, V. Prediction of Future Lake Water Availability Using SWAT and Support Vector Regression (SVR). Sustainability 2022, 14, 6974. https:// doi.org/10.3390/su14126974
  2. Eswar Sai Buri , Venkata Reddy Keesara and Kotapati Narayana Loukika, Long-term trend analysis of observed gridded precipitation and temperature data over Munneru River basin, India. Journal of Earth System Science, (2022) 131:115  Indian Academy of Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12040-022-01864-7
  3. Loukika, K.N.; Keesara, V.R.; Buri, E.S.; Sridhar, V. Predicting the Effects of Land Use Land Cover and Climate Change on Munneru River Basin Using CA-Markov and Soil and Water Assessment Tool. Sustainability 2022, 14, 5000. https:// doi.org/10.3390/su14095000
  4. Buri, E.S.; Keesara, V.R.; Loukika, K.N.; Sridhar, V. Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Climatic Variables in the Munneru River Basin, India, Using NEX-GDDP Data and the REA Approach. Sustainability, 2022, 14(3): 1715. https://doi.org/10.3390/su14031715
  5. Loukika KN, Keesara VR, Sridhar V. Analysis of Land Use and Land Cover Using Machine Learning Algorithms on Google Earth Engine for Munneru River Basin, India. Sustainability. 2021; 13(24):13758. https://doi.org/10.3390/su132413758
  6. Ramabrahmam K, Keesara VR, Srinivasan R, Pratap D, Sridhar V. Flow Simulation and Storage Assessment in an Ungauged Irrigation Tank Cascade System Using the SWAT Model. Sustainability. 2021; 13(23):13158. https://doi.org/10.3390/su132313158
  7. Vijaykumar Bejagam,Venkata Reddy Keesara,Venkataramana Sridhar, 2021, Impacts of climate change on water provisional services in Tungabhadra basin using InVEST Model, River Research and Applications, https://doi.org/10.1002/rra.3891.
  8. Kotrike, T., Pratap, D. & Keesara, V.R., 2021, Validation and Trend Analysis of Satellite-Based AOD Data over Southern India. Aerosol Sci Eng 5, 32–43 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s41810-020-00082-2.
  9. Venkata Rao G, Venkata Reddy K, Sridhar V. 2020. Sensitivity of Microphysical Schemes on the Simulation of Post-Monsoon Tropical Cyclones over the North Indian Ocean. Atmosphere. 2020; 11(12):1297. https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11121297 .
  10. G.Venkata Rao, K.Venkata Reddy, Raghavan Srinivasan, Venkataramana Sridhar, N.V. Umamahesh, Deva Pratap, 2020 Spatio-temporal analysis of rainfall extremes in the flood-prone Nagavali and Vamsadhara Basins in eastern India, Weather and Climate Extremes, Volume 29, September 2020, 100265 https:// doi.org/ 10.1016/j.wace.2020.100265
  11. Tirupath Chanapathi, Shashidhar Thatikonda, Venkata Reddy Keesara, Naga Sowjanya Ponguru, 2020, Assessment of water resources and crop yield under future climate scenarios: A case study in a Warangal district of Telangana, India, J. Earth Syst. Sci. (2020)129 20 Indian Academy of Sciences https://doi.org/10.1007/s12040-019-1294-3 
  12. P. Shirisha, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap, 2019, Real-Time Flow Forecasting in a Watershed Using Rainfall Forecasting Model and Updating Model, Water Resource Management, DOI: 10.1007/s11269-019-02398-2 
  13. Sri Lakshmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi & Venkata Reddy Keesara, 2019, Climate change impact on water resources of medium irrigation tank, ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, DOI:10.1080/09715010.2019.1649605. 
  14. Sri Lakshmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi, Venkata Reddy Keesara, 2019 Observed and simulated climate variability and trends in a semi-arid region, Spatial Information Research,  https://doi.org/10.1007/s41324-019-00278-w
  15. P. Shirisha, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap, 2018 Application of Adaptive Grey Method for rainfall forecasting in a watershed, ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, DOI:10.1080/09715010.2018.1550688
  16. Naga Sowjanya, P., Venkata Reddy, K and Shashi, M. 2018  Intra and Inter Annual Stream flow variations of a Watershed under changing climate ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, https://doi.org/10.1080/09715010.2018.1473057
  17. Naga Sowjanya, P., Venkata Reddy, K and Shashi, M., 2018, Spatial and Temporal variations of climate variables over a River Basin, Journal of Rural Development Volume: 37  Issue 2, April-June 2018. 
  18. Shirisha P, Venkata Reddy K, Deva Pratap, 2018, Flow Forecasting in a Watershed using Autoregressive Updating Model, Water Resource Management DOI: 10.1007/s11269-018-1953-1.
  19. T. Reshma & K. Venkata Reddy & Deva Pratap & V. Agilan, 2018, Parameters Optimization using Fuzzy Rule Based Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm for an Event Based Rainfall-Runoff Model, Water Resource Management, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11269-017-1884-2 
  20. N. Nageswara Reddy, K. Venkata Reddy, J. Sri Lakshmi Sesha Vani, Prasad Daggupati & Raghavan Srinivasan, 2017,  Climate change impact analysis on watershed using QSWAT, Spatial Information Research, ISSN 2366-3286, Spatial Information Research, DOI 10.1007/s41324-017-0159-6. 
  21. Shirisha Pulukuri, Venkata Reddy Keesara & Pratap Deva, 2017, Application of fuzzy updating algorithm for real time forecast Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, DOI: 10.1080/09715010.2017.1408039.
  22. T. Reshma, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap & V. Agilan, 2017, Single- and two- step optimization of infiltration parameters and Manning’s roughness coefficients for a watershed using a multi-objective genetic algorithm, ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, DOI: 10.1080/09715010.2017.1348263.
  23. Prarthna Dhingra, Asfa Siddiqui, Vinay Kumar, Prabhashini Mohapatra, K. Venkata Reddy, 2017, Asian Journal of Convergence in Technology Volume 3, Issue 3.
  24. N. Omani, R. Srinivasan, R. Karthikeyan, Venkata Reddy K., P. K. Smith., 2016, Impacts of Climate Change on the Glacier Melt Runoff from Five River Basins Transactions of the ASABE. Vol. 59(4). DOI 10.13031/trans.59.11320. 
  25. B Aneesha Satya and K Venkata Reddy, 2016, A Web Based Study on Fluoride Affected Areas Using Advanced Geospatial Techniques, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering ISSN 0974-5904, Volume 09, No. 03. 
  26. Reshma T, Venkata Reddy K, Deva Pratap, Mehdi Ahmedi, Agilan V, 2015 Optimization of calibration parameters for an event based watershed model using Genetic Algorithm, Water Resources Management
  27. Himanshu Panwar and Venkata Reddy K., 2015, Optimization of runoff parameters of a watershed by genetic algorithm and visualizing the runoff in 4D GIS environment, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, SIV4, pp.67-71. 
  28. Shirisha, Venkata Reddy K and, Deva Pratap., 2015, Experimental Watershed for Real Time Flow Simulation, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, V.4, Special edition,SIV4, pp.61-66.
  29. Naga Sowjanya , Venkata Reddy K , Shashi M., 2015,  Climate Change Effect on Water Resources Using Climate Model Data of Indian River Basin, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, Volume: 04 Special Issue: 11, 150-154.
  30. Venkata Reddy Keesara, Dasari Karthik., 2014, 4D Planning and Scheduling of the Construction Project Using Project Management Software and GIS, Geoinformatics & Geostatistics: An Overview, 2:2.
  31. Navatha Y, Venkata Reddy K, Deva Pratap, Sharma SB., 2014, Generation and Evaluation of DEM from Cartosat-1 Stereo Data Using Ground Control Points from Topographical Maps, Geoinformatics & Geostatistics: An Overview, 2:1.
  32. V. V.Govind Kumar, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap, 2013, Updation of Cadastral Maps Using High Resolution Remotely Sensed Data, International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology (IJEAT) ISSN: 2249 – 8958, Volume-2, Issue-4, April 2013
  33. Reshma, Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap., 2013, Simulation of Event Based Runoff Using HEC-HMS Model For an Experimental Watershed, International Journal of Hydraulic Engineering 2(2): 28-33 DOI:10.5923/j.ijhe.20130202.02.
  34. K. Venkata Reddy, T. I. Eldho, E. P. Rao,  and A. T. Kulkarni., 2011, FEM-GIS based channel network model for runoff simulation in agricultural watersheds using remotely sensed data, International Journal of River Basin Management Vol - 9 (1), pp 17-30. DOI: 10.1080/15715124.2010.547497.
  35. T. Reshma, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap., 2011, Determination of Distributed Rainfall- Runoff Model Parameters Using Artificial Neural Network,  International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering 2011, 04, No 06 SPL, 222-224.
  36. Y. Navatha, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap., 2011, 3D Modeling of NIT Warangal Campus using GIS and High Resolution Satellite Data, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, 2011,  04, No 06 SPL, 355-358.
  37. Rohit Nandan, Ankit Kamboj, Anil Kumar, A. Senthil Kumar and K. Venkata Reddy., 2016, Formosat-2 with Landsat-8 temporal- multispectral data for wheat crop identification using Hyper tangent Kernel Based Possibilistic classifier, Journal  of Geomatics, V. 10(1), 89-95.
  38. Y. Navatha, K.Venkata Reddy and Deva Pratap., 2015, Analysis and planning of infrastructural facilities in rural areas using facility index methods, Journal of geomatics, V. 9(2), 237-244.
  39. Chitrini Mozumder, K. Venkata Reddy and Deva Pratap., 2013, Air Pollution Modeling from Remotely Sensed Data Using Regression Techniques, Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing,  41(2): 269-277 DOI 10.1007/s12524-12-0235-2.
  40. Y. Navatha, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap,  D.C Prashath Babu, A. Jayatheja., 2012, Development of 3D Rural Geospatial Database Using High Resolution Satellite Images, GIS, Total Station and GPS, Journal of Geomatics (India), V. 6(2), 70-75.
  41. Venkata Reddy K., Eldho T. I. and Rao E.P., 2007, Simulation of runoff from watershed using finite element based kinematic wave model, ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering 13(2), 15-30.
  42. Venkata Reddy K., Eldho T. I., Rao E.P. and Chithra N.R., 2009, A diffusion wave based integrated FEM-GIS model for runoff simulation of small watersheds, Journal of Water Resource and Protection (JWARP), Doi:10.4236/jwarp.2009.15047.
  43. Venkata Reddy K., Eldho T. I., Rao E.P. and Chithra N.R., 2008, A distributed kinematic wave - Philip infiltration watershed model using FEM, GIS and remotely sensed data, Water Resources Management, Vol-22, pp 737-755.
  44. Venkata Reddy K., Eldho T. I., Rao E.P. and Hengade N., 2007, A kinematic wave based distributed watershed model using FEM, GIS and remotely sensed data, Journal of Hydrological Processes, Vol-21, pp 2765-2777.

 

        List of Papers Published in International and National Conferences

         

   2021

  1. G. Venkata Rao, K. Venkata Reddy,  Verification of GSMaP_Gauge rainfall product over the Nagavali basin in Eastern India, INNOVATIVE TRENDS IN HYDROLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, Proceedings of International Virtual Conference, ITHES-2021, Pg-65, 2021, NIT Warangal. 
  2. N. Nageswara Reddy, K. Venkata Reddy, Flood Frequency Analysis of Nagavali and Vamsadhara Rivers, Verification of GSMaP_Gauge rainfall product over the Nagavali basin in Eastern India, INNOVATIVE TRENDS IN HYDROLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, Proceedings of International Virtual Conference, ITHES-2021, Pg-78, 2021, NIT Warangal.
  3. M. Jothi Jeya sri, K. Venkata Reddy, IImpact of climate change on the groundwater resources of Nagavali basin, NNOVATIVE TRENDS IN HYDROLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, Proceedings of International Virtual Conference, ITHES-2021, Pg-230, 2021, NIT Warangal
  4. K N Loukika, K Venkata Reddy, Buri Eswar Sai, Groundwater recharge estimation for Munneru river basin using SWAT MODFLOW, INNOVATIVE TRENDS IN HYDROLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, Proceedings of International Virtual Conference, ITHES-2021, Pg-232, 2021, NIT Warangal
  5. Ch Sree Laxmi Pavani Ch, K Venkata Reddy, Analysis of Groundwater Level Fluctuation of a Rejuvenated Tank Under Mission Kakatiya, INNOVATIVE TRENDS IN HYDROLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, Proceedings of International Virtual Conference, ITHES-2021, Pg-238, 2021, NIT Warangal
  6. Buri Eswar Sai, K Venkata Reddy, K N Loukika, Hydrological Appraisal for Munneru River Basin using SWAT model,  INNOVATIVE TRENDS IN HYDROLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, Proceedings of International Virtual Conference, ITHES-2021, Pg-298, 2021,  NIT Warangal
  7. K. Ramabrahmam, K. Venkata Reddy, Hydrological Modelling of Ungauged Tanks in SWAT using BHUVAN Data, INNOVATIVE TRENDS IN HYDROLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, Proceedings of International Virtual Conference, ITHES-2021, Pg-300, 2021, NIT Warangal 

   2020

  1. Kumar Kumarapu, Shashi M, Venkata Reddy K., "Thermography to evaluate multiple grades and volumes exothermal reaction of concrete hydration", International Conference on “Challenges of Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies”, ASCE India chapter-1, Kolkata, March 02-04, 2020
  2. Fayaz Aiman., Venkata Reddy, K. (2020). “Locating Fire Stations Using Geospatial Methods for Kabul City, Afghanistan”, New & effective Innovation, technologies & Key Challenges 2020, 30-31 January 2020, NITK Surathkal 
  3. Komali Bharath Narayana Reddy, and Venkata Reddy, K., (2020). “Analysis of Changes in Groundwater of Telangana Region Using GRACE Satellite Data”, New & effective Innovation, technologies & Key Challenges 2020, 30-31 January 2020, NITK Surathkal 
  4. Praveen, B., and Venkata Reddy, K., (2020). “Estimation of Capacity of Lower Manair Reservoir in Telangana, Using Geospatial Methods”, New & effective Innovation, technologies & Key Challenges 2020, 30-31 January 2020, NITK Surathkal 
  5. Sri Sailaja, A, V., and Venkata Reddy, K. (2020). “Development of WEB-GIS Portal for Flood Alerts using Open Source Software '', New & effective Innovation, technologies & Key Challenges 2020, 30-31 January 2020, NITK Surathkal  

    2019

  6. Vijaykumar, B., and Venkata Reddy, K. (2019). “Applicability and Sensitivity Analysis of InVEST Water Yield Model for Tungabhadra River Basin”, HYDRO 2019–International Conference on “Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering”,18-20 December 2019, Osmania university, vol-2, 1892-1897. 
  7. K.Ramabrahmam., K Venkata reddy., NV Umamahesh., Sashi M., and Deva pratap., (2019).Impact assessment of rejuvenated tanks under mission Kakatiya using spectral water indices” in the ISH - Hydro 2019 International Conference- Osmania University during December 18-20, 2019, at Hyderabad, India.
  8. N. Nageswara Reddy and K. Venkata Reddy (2019). Simulation of agricultural non-point source pollutants using QSWAT in the ISH - Hydro 2019 International Conference- Osmania University during December 18-20, 2019, at Hyderabad, India.
  9. G Venkata Rao., K Venkata Reddy., and Y Navatha., (2019). “Impact of Grid Resolution on the Prediction of Tropical Cyclone FANI Using ARW Model” in the ISH - Hydro 2019 International Conference- Osmania University during December 18-20, 2019, at Hyderabad, India.
  10. Venkata Rao G., Venkata Reddy K., Navatha Y. (2019), Assessment of Microphysical Parameterization Schemes on the Track and Intensity of Titli Cyclone Using ARW Model, International Conference on Numerical Optimization in Engineering and Sciences (NOIEAS 2019 ), 19-21 June 2019, NIT Warangal, Published as select proceedings In: Dutta D., Mahanty B. (eds) Numerical Optimization in Engineering and Sciences. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, 2020, vol 979, pp 35-42. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-3215-3_4
  11. Vasantha V.K., Keesara V.R. (2019) Comparative Study on Crop Type Classification Using Support Vector Machine on UAV Imagery. International Conference on Unmanned Aerial System in Geomatics, IIT Roorkee Noida Campus, 6-7 April, 2019, In: Jain K., Khoshelham K., Zhu X., Tiwari A. (eds) Proceedings of UASG 2019. UASG 2019 (2020). Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 51, pp 67-77, Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-37393-1_8
  12. Kumar Kumarapu., Shashi, M, Venkata Reddy K. (2019), “UAV in construction site monitoring and concrete strength estimation”, International Conference on Unmanned Aerial system in Geomatics, IIT Roorkee Noida Campus, 6-7 April, 2019.
  13. Kumarapu K., Shashi M., Reddy K.V. (2019) Development of Thermal Remote Sensing NDT Method for Early Age Strength Estimation of Concrete, National Conference on Advances in Sustainable Construction Materials (ASCM), 15-16 March 2019, In: Pancharathi R., Sangoju B., Chaudhary S. (eds) Advances in Sustainable Construction Materials (Select Proceedings of ASCM 2019) Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 68, pp 211-222, Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-3361-7_16

    2018

  14. Shobhit Kumar, K. Venkata Reddy, 2018, BIM and GIS enabled carriage cost analysis, FOSS4G Asia 2018 Conference, Department of Town and Country Planning, University of Moratuwa, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, 02-05 December 2018
  15. P Padmini, Dr. Deva Pratap, Dr.Girish Pujar, Dr.Venkat Reddy K, 2018, MGNREGA based microlevel watershed planning and analysis using SWAT model, FOSS4G Asia 2018 Conference, Department of Town and Country Planning, University of Moratuwa, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, 02-05 December 2018.
  16. Bheemlal, K. Venkata Reddy, Y. Navatha, (2018) Spatio-temporal vulnerability of habitats using geospatial methods, AFFITA/WCCA 2018, Research Frontiers in Precision Agriculture, IIT BOMBAY, Mumbai, 24-26 October, 2018.
  17. Kumar Kumarapu , Shashi M, Venkata Reddy K., (2018) “Thermal Remote Sensing in Early Age Concrete Strength Estimation” International Conference on Geomatics in Civil Engineering (ICGCE) held on 5th -6th April 2018 at IITR, Roorkee. In: Ghosh J., da Silva I. (eds) Applications of Geomatics in Civil Engineering (Select Proceedings  of ICGCE 2018). Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, 2020, vol 33, pages 59-70, Springer, Singapore,  https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-7067-0_4
  18. Loukika K.N., Venkata Reddy K., Durga Rao K.H.V., Singh A. (2018) Estimation of Groundwater Recharge Rate Using SWAT MODFLOW Model. International Conference on Geomatics in Civil Engineering (ICGCE) held on 5th -6th April 2018 at IITR, Roorkee. In: Ghosh J., da Silva I. (eds) Applications of Geomatics in Civil Engineering (Select Proceedings  of ICGCE 2018). Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, 2020, vol 33, pp 143-154, pages  Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-7067-0_10.
  19. Pavan Kumar B., Venkata Reddy K. (2018) Web-GIS-Based Interface for a UBA Selected Village. International Conference on Geomatics in Civil Engineering (ICGCE) held on 5th -6th April 2018 at IITR, Roorkee. In: Ghosh J., da Silva I. (eds) Applications of Geomatics in Civil Engineering (Select Proceedings  of ICGCE 2018). Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, 2020, vol 33, pp 617-623, Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-7067-0_50
  20. Bhogapurapu N., Pandey D.K., Venkata Reddy K., Putrevu D. (2018) Study of Subsurface Roughness Impact on GPR Performance Using Modelling and Simulation. International Conference on Geomatics in Civil Engineering (ICGCE) held on 5th -6th April 2018 at IITR, Roorkee. In: Ghosh J., da Silva I. (eds) Applications of Geomatics in Civil Engineering. (Select Proceedings  of ICGCE 2018), Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 33, pp 471-477, Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-7067-0_36
  21. Shirisha P, K Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap (2018). “Parameter Optimisation of Runoff Model using particle Swarm Optimisation”. International Soil and Water Assessment Tool Conference-SWAT 2018, January 10-12,2018, IITM, Chennai, India.
  22. Venkata Reddy Keesara,  Vamsi Krishna, (2018), Simulation of Nitrates Pollution in  Agricultural Watershed, International Soil and Water Assessment Tool Conference-SWAT 2018, January 10-12,2018, IITM, Chennai, India.
  23. Sri Lakshmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi, Venkata Reddy Keesara  (2018), Climate Change Impact on Water Resources of Phakal Lake Using SWAT model, International Soil and Water Assessment Tool Conference-SWAT 2018, January 10-12,2018, IITM, Chennai, India.

    2017

  24. JPJ Keerthi,Naga Sowjanya P, K Venkata Reddy( 2017), Climate Change   Adoption         for a Watershed  using SWAT, IGU international thematic Conference, Osmania      University, March 17-19,  2017.
  25. P. Naga Siva Pavani and K. Venkata Reddy (2017) Identification of Optimised Material   Sources and Carriage Cost Estimation Using GIS, Project Management Research& Academic Conference 2017, IIT Delhi, 2- 4 March, 2017 (Listed in Top 7 paper presentations of the conference).

    2016

  26. Prarthna Dhingra, Asfa Siddiqui, Saloni Jain, K. Venkata Reddy and Vinay   Kumar, (2016) Object-based and Knowledge-based classification techniques in urban areas using Hyperspectral imagery and LiDAR data, National Symposium on Recent Advances in Remote Sensing and GIS With Special Emphasis on Mountain Ecosystems, IIRS Dehradun. 7 - 9 December, 2016 (Got Best Paper Presentation Award-Student Category). 
  27. Shirisha P, Venkata Reddy K , Deva Pratap (2016) Geospatial based approach for Runoff   Simulation in a Watershed National Symposium on Recent Advances in Remote Sensing and GIS with Special Emphasis on Mountain Ecosystems, Dehradun (India) December 7 - 9, 2016.
  28. Pavan Kumar Guduru, Venkata Reddy Keesara (2016) Web-GIS Based Campus Information System for National Institute of Technology Warangal, National Symposium on Recent Advances in Remote Sensing and GIS With Special Emphasis On Mountain Ecosystems, IIRS  Dehradun. December 7-9, 2016. 
  29. Varsha P.B, K. Venkata Reddy, K.  Y. Navatha (2016) Development of Web GIS Application for   Tourism  ESRI India Regional User Conference (RUC), ESRI-India, Hyderabad 3-4 August 2016. 
  30. Don David, Venkata Reddy K, Y. Navatha(2016) Development of web based Rural Information System Using Open Source GIS Geo-Informatics Applications in Natural Resources Management, NIRD, Hyderabad 18-19, March 2016.
  31. Mohammad, Emal Omari, Venkata Reddy K, (2016) Municipal Solid Waste (Disposal) Landfill Site Selection, using GIS and Remote Sensing Techniques Geo-Informatics Applications in Natural Resources Management, NIRD, Hyderabad 18-19, March 2016.
  32. Getachew Gizachew Belay, Venkata Reddy Keesara, Prasad CSRK,  Navatha Y. (2016) Development of Rural Road Spatial information system using web based open source GIS and C#.net, Geo-Informatics Applications in Natural Resources Management, NIRD, Hyderabad, 18-19, March 2016.
  33. N Hema, P N Sowjanya, K Venkata Reddy, “Downscaling of climate data using Nesting technique”, Geo-informatics Applications in Natural Resource Management, NIRD Hyderabad, March 18-19,2016.
  34. K Usenaiah, K Venkata Reddy, P Sirisha, M M Sameer, “Development of WebGIS Application for Watershed using FOSS”, Geo-informatics Applications in Natural Resource Management, at NIRD Hyderabad, March 18-19,2016. 
  35. Raghu Iytha, K Venkata Reddy, Y.Balaji, P Shirisha, “Ground Water Recharge Estimation for A Watershed using Geospatial Techniques” Geo-informatics Applications in Natural Resource Management, ,  NIRD Hyderabad, March 18-19, ,2016.
  36. K.Dhanalakshmi, Dr.Y.Navatha, K Venkata Reddy, “Estimation of nutrients and nutrient mapping for soils using remote sensing and Geo spatial tools”, Geo-informatics Applications in Natural Resource Management”, at NIRD Hyderabad, March 18-19, 2016.
  37. Balaji Yarramsetty, K Venkata reddy, Deva Pratap, I Raghu, S L S V Jayanthi, 1. “Python Tools for Climate Data Retrieval and Analysis”, Geo-informatics Applications in Natural Resource Management”, at NIRD Hyderabad, March 18-19,2016.

    2015

  38. K Venkata Reddy, Sri Lakshmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi, Kotrike Tharani, P Naga Sowjanya, 2015, Geospatial model tool for climate data retrieval, International Conference on Climate Change Innovation and Resilience for Sustainable Livelihood, January 11–13, 2015,  Kathmandu, Nepal. 
  39. N. Hema, P. Sowjanya, K. Venkata Reddy (2015) Weather Research Forecast Model Based Dynamic Downscaling of Climate Data for Indian Regions National Symposium on Geomatics for Digital India and Annual Conventions of Indian Society of Geomatics & Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Jaipur, December 16-18, 2015.
  40. K. Usenaiah, S. Thiyaku, P. Kalura, K. V. Reddy(2015) Local language based web information system for a village using open source geospatial tools National Symposium on Geomatics for Digital India and Annual Conventions of Indian Society of Geomatics & Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Jaipur, December 16-18, 2015.
  41. Praveen Kalura, K. Venkata Reddy, J Pragnya, S. Thiyaku(2015) Development of Web Based Rural Utility System Using Open Source Geospatial Tool OSGEO-India: FOSS4G 2015- Second National Conference “Open Source Geospatial Tools in Climate Research and Natural Resource Management, 8-10th June 2015, Dehradun.
  42. S Thiyaku, Sri Lashmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi, K. Venkata Reddy, Modugu Sudhakar (2015) Climate Grid Points Retrieval by Integrating R with QGIS OSGEO-India: FOSS4G 2015- Second National Conference “Open Source Geospatial Tools in Climate Research and Natural Resource Management, 8-10th June 2015, Dehradun.
  43. J. Pragnya, Y.Navatha, K. Venkata Reddy(2015) Web based Geospatial Information System for a Rural Area using FOSS National Conference on Technological Innovations for Sustainable Infrastructure 13-14th March 2015, NIT, Calicult

    2014

  44. Veena T. S, Venkata Reddy K, and Reshma T (2014) Simulation and analysis of Nonpoint Source Pollution in USDA-ARS Experimental watershed using advanced SWAT methodsInternational Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management 2014, IIT  Hyderabad.
  45. Swetalina Nath and  K. Venkata Reddy (2014) RUSLE and MUSLE Based Soil Erosion Studies Using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management 2014, IIT Hyderabad.
  46. P. Naga Sowjanya , K.Venkata Reddy and M. Shashi(2014), Effect on Runoff of a Regional Watershed under climate change International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management 2014, IIT Hyderabad.
  47. Ch. Tirupathi, K.Venkata Reddy and P. Naga Sowjanya (2014), Impact of climate change on the water resources of Warangal district International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management 2014, IIT Hyderabad.
  48. Sri Lakshmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi  and K.Venkata Reddy(2014), R Programming Tools for Climate Data Parameters Visualization International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management 2014, IIT Hyderabad.
  49. B.Aneesha Satya, K.Venkata Reddy(2014), Study the fluoride affected areas using advanced geospatial methods International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management 2014, IIT Hyderabad.
  50. Ch. Praveen Kumar, K. Venkata Reddy (2014)Advanced Geospatial Tools for Hydrological Data Visualization International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management 2014, IIT Hyderabad.
  51. K.Abhiram, K.Venkata Reddy (2014) Impact Assessment Study of the Watershed Development; International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management2014, IIT Hyderabad.
  52. Reshma T, Venkata Reddy K, Deva Pratap,  Agilan V (2014) Optimization of Manning‘s Roughness Coefficients for a watershed using Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm International Conference on Modeling Tools for Sustainable Water Resources Management2014, IIT Hyderabad. 
  53. Y. Navatha, K. Venkata Reddy,   Deva Pratap, Hemendra Babu, and Mallikarjuna (2013) Planning of Infrastructural Facilities of a Rural Area Using Geospatial Database  National Seminar on Sustainable Development of Rural India by 2022, 2013, Chandigarh, India.
  54. Y. Navatha, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap (2013), “Planning of Basic Amenities in Rural Areas using GPS and GIS Technologies”, National Symposium on Remote sensing and GIS for environment, 4-6 December, 2013, ISG Vizag, Vishakapatnam.
  55. T. Reshma, K. Venkata reddy(2013), Deva Pratap Optimum Watershed Parameters search for Runoff Simulation using Geospatial data based HEC-GEOHMS Model, National Symposium on Remote sensing and GIS for the environment, ISG Vizag, Vishakapatnam, 4-6 December, 2013. 

    2012

  56. Y. Navatha, K. Venkata Reddy,  and Deva Pratap, (2012), Geospatial Analysis of Demographic Data of  A Village Using GIS International Conference on Spatial Technologies for Rural  Development 2012, National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad. 
  57. T. Reshma, K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap (2012)Simulation of Runoff of A Watershed Using ArcSWAT Model International Conference on Spatial Technologies for Rural Development 2012, National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad.
  58. K.Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap, T Reshma, V. Revanth(2012) Application of SWAT Model in Runoff Simulation of DMIP 2 Watersheds 2012 International SWAT conference  2012, New Delhi, India. 
  59. T Reshma, K.Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap (2012) Simulation of Sub-Daily Runoff for an Indian Watershed Using SWAT Model  International SWAT conference2012, New Delhi, India.

    2011

  60. K. Venkata Reddy, Y. Navatha, Deva Pratap, Abhishek Mishra, Anil Rajak, Rahul Sihote.(2011)Development and Analysis of Geospatial Database of a Rural Village; 32nd ISRS Annual Convention  and National Symposium on Empowering Rural India through Space Technology National 2011, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. 
  61. K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap, Tintu K Clement Y. Navatha (2011)Rural Information System Development Using Open Source GIS in VB.Net Environment; 2-day National Conference on Geomatics for G-Governance  2011, Kashmir, India.

    2010

  62. K. Venkata Reddy, Deva Pratap, P.N. Sowjanya, 2010, Mapping and Analysis of Slum Areas of a City Using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques, MRSS 6th International Remote Sensing and GIS Conference 28 - 29 April 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  63. Deva Pratap, K. Venkata Reddy, Y. Navatha, 2010, Development of Tourism Information System Using Web Based Open Source GIS, MRSS 6th International Remote Sensing and GIS Conference 28 - 29 April 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    2009

  64. Venkata Reddy K., Eldho T. I., Rao E.P., Kulkarni A.T, 2009, An integrated distributed watershed model with channel network for rainfall runoff simulation 8th IAHS scientific assembly & 37th IAH congress, 2009, Hyderabad, India.
  65. Venkata Reddy K, Deva Pratap, Tintu Clement K, and Sasanka Mouli S Planning and Management of Civic Amenities in Rural Areas Using GIS and GPS Techniques, All India seminar on  GIS for Civic Amenities, 2009, Hyderabad.

    2008

    2007

  66. Venkata Reddy K., Eldho, T. I. , Rao, E.P. and Chithra, N.R.(2007) Watershed Characterization and Runoff Estimation using an Integrated FEM, GIS & Remote Sensing ApproachAdvances in Space Science and Technology (CASST’2007), 2007, IISc Bangalore, India. 

    2006

  67. Gopal Naik M., Rao E.P., Eldho T.I. and Venkata Reddy K(2006), Modeling of Soil Erosion and Sediment Yield using Finite Element Method and Geographical Information Systems, 2nd International Conference on Hydrology and Watershed Management, 2006, JNTU Hyderabad. 
  68. Venkata Reddy K., Eldho T. I., Rao E.P. and Chithra N.R(2006). Finite Element and GIS based Rainfall - Runoff Modeling of Watershed 15th Congress of Asia and Pacific Division of International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research and International Symposium on Maritime Hydraulics, 2006, IIT Madras, Chennai, India.
  69. Gopal Naik M., Rao E. P., Eldho T. I. and Venkata Reddy K.(2006) FEM and GIS based Modeling of Watershed for Soil Erosion and Sediment yield International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research and International Symposium on Maritime Hydraulics, 2006, IIT Madras, Chennai, India.

    2005 

  70. K. Venkata Reddy, T.I. Eldho and E.P. Rao(2005) Runoff of simulation for watershed by using diffusion wave model by using FEM, GIS and Remote Sensing techniques XII World Water Congress, Water for Sustainable Development - Towards Innovative Solutions, 2005, New Delhi, India.
  71. K. Venkata Reddy, T.I. Eldho and E.P. Rao( 2005) Runoff generation with kinematic wave model by GIS and remote sensing techniques Development and Management of Water and Energy Resources, 2005, Bangalore, India.

    2004

    2003

    2002

  72. Amba Shetty, Venkata Reddy K and Lakshman Nandagiri(2002) Classification of   Potential groundwater recharge zones using RS and GIS, Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and Ocean Engineering (HYDRO 2002), 2002, Pune, India. 
 

 Book Chapters

   2022

  1.  Venkata Rao, G., Venkata Reddy, K. (2022). Validation and Correction of GSMaP_Gauge Product Over the Nagavali Basin in Eastern India. In: Dikshit, A.K., Narasimhan, B., Kumar, B., Patel, A.K. (eds) Innovative Trends in Hydrological and Environmental Systems. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 234. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-0304-5_34 . 
  2. Jothi Jeya Sri, M., Venkata Reddy, K. (2022). Climate Change Impact on the Groundwater Resources of Nagavali Basin Using QSWAT Model. In: Dikshit, A.K., Narasimhan, B., Kumar, B., Patel, A.K. (eds) Innovative Trends in Hydrological and Environmental Systems. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 234. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-0304-5_46 . 
  3.  Sai Buri, E., Venkata Reddy, K., Loukika, K.N. (2022). Hydrological Appraisal of Munneru River Basin Using SWAT Model. In: Dikshit, A.K., Narasimhan, B., Kumar, B., Patel, A.K. (eds) Innovative Trends in Hydrological and Environmental Systems. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 234. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-0304-5_47 .
  4. Ramabrahmam, K., Venkata Reddy, K. (2022). Hydrological Modelling of Ungauged Tanks in SWAT Using BHUVAN Data. In: Dikshit, A.K., Narasimhan, B., Kumar, B., Patel, A.K. (eds) Innovative Trends in Hydrological and Environmental Systems. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 234. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-0304-5_48 .
  5. Sree Laxmi Pavani, C., Reddy, K.V. (2022). Analysis of Groundwater Level Fluctuation Near the Rejuvenated Tank Under Mission Kakatiya. In: Dikshit, A.K., Narasimhan, B., Kumar, B., Patel, A.K. (eds) Innovative Trends in Hydrological and Environmental Systems. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 234. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-0304-5_56 .
 

PHDs Supervised

 Ph.D/MTech/BTech  Guidance

Ph.D's Supervised

Sl.No.

Name of Student

Title

Co-Supervisors

(if any)

 1

 Y. Navatha

 

Planning and Design of Infrastructural facilities in Rural Areas Using Advanced Geospatial Technologies

Dr. Deva Pratap

2.

 T. Reshma

 

Parameter Optimization for Event Based Rainfall-Runoff Model Using Soft Computing Techniques

 Dr. Deva Pratap

3

P. Naga Sowjanya

 

 

Climate Change Impact Studies for Water Resources of Wardha and Krishna River Basins  Dr. M.Shashi

4

P. Shirisha

Real Time Watershed Modeling  using Advanced Geospatial Methods and Soft Computing Techniques Dr. Deva Pratap

 

   On-going Ph.D Works

Sl.No.

Name of Student

Title

Co-Supervisors

(if any)

Status of Work

1

Sri Laxmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi

Decision Support System for Climate Change Adaptation of Chain Tank Systems of Semi-Arid Region

 -

 Ongoing

2

Kumarapu Kumar

Geospatial Applications of Sensor- mounted UAVS in Construction Sites

Dr. M.Shashi

(Main Supervisor)

 Ongoing

3

Venkata Rao Gundapaneni

Real Time Flow Simulations Using Integrated Rainfall Forecast From Satellite Data and NWP Models

-

 Ongoing

4

Koppuravuri Ramabrahmam

(JRF: SERB-EMS)

Optimal Management of Water Resources of Tank Cascade Systems 

 --

Ongoing

5

N. Nageswara Reddy

Simulation of Non Point Source Pollutants in Agricultural Watersheds

--

Ongoing

6

Buri Eswar Sai

(JRF: DST-BRICS)

 Integrated Water Resources Management System for a River Basin Under Climate Change Scenarios 

--

Ongoing

7

K. N. Loukika

(JRF:DST-BRICS)

Impact of LULC and Climate Change, Adaptation Strategies for a river basin 

--

Ongoing

8

Sree Laxmi Pavani Ch

Impact of Climate Change on the Ground Water Resources of a Semi Arid Region 

--

Ongoing

 

 M.Tech Projects Guided 

 

Sl.No.

Name of Student

Year of Completion

Title of Thesis

Co-Supervisors

(if any)

1

Ruben Nerella

2008

Soil Erosion Estimation of a Watershed Using GIS

Nil

 

2

 

A. Kesava Rao

 

2009

Capacity and submergence studies of a reservoir using VirtualGIS

 

Nil

 

3

 

Tintu K Clement

 

2009

Development of rural information system using open source GIS in VB.Net environment

 

Dr. Deva Pratap

 

4

 

T. Reshma

 

2009

Rainfall runoff modeling using remote sensing and Geographical Information Systems

 

Dr. Deva Pratap

 

5

P Naga Sowjanya

 

2009

Mapping and analysis of slum areas – a case study of Warangal city

Dr. Deva Pratap

 

6

Chitrini Mazumder

 

2009

Air pollution modeling from remotely sensed data using regression techniques

Dr. Deva Pratap

 

7

 

Y. Navatha

 

2009

Web Based Tourism Information System-A Case study of Warangal City

 

Dr. Deva Pratap

 

8

 

Swetalina Nath

 

2009

Soil Erosion and Sediment Yield Modelling Using Remote Sensing and GIS techniques

 

Dr. Deva Pratap

 

9

V.V. Govind Kumar

 

2009

Updation of Cadastral Maps Using High Resolution Satellite Data

 

Dr. Deva Pratap

 

10

 

P. Sai Kishore

 

2009

Water Utilization Index (WUI) Derivation for an Irrigation System Using Remote Sensing

 

Dr. Deva Pratap

11

Anil Modinpuroju

2011

Development of Rural Information System using GIS

Dr. C.S.R.K Prasad

 

12

 

Arja Anil Kumar

2012

Development of Graphical User Interface for Rural Road Information System Using Open Source GIS in VB.NET Environment

 

Dr. C.S.R.K Prasad

 

13

 

Dasari Karthik

 

2013

Planning-Scheduling- Monitoring the construction of a Gated Community Housing System Using Microsoft Project and Geographical Information System -

 

 

 

14

 

Veena T.S

 

2013

Simulation of Runoff and Nonpoint Source Contaminants Transport Using SWAT

 
 

15

 

Getachew Gizachew

 

2013

Development of Rural Road Spatial Information System Using Web Based OpenSource GIS and C#.Net

 

Dr. C.S.R.K Prasad

 

16

 

Musaab Naes

 

2014

Model Development for Agricultural Soil Characterization using Advanced GIS tools

 

--

17

Don David

2014

Development of RIS using open source GIS

---

 

18

 

Himanshu Panwar

 

2014

Optimization of watershed parameters by Genetic algorithm and visualization of runoff in GIS environment

 

---

 

19

Sri Lakshmi Sesha Vani Jayanthi

 

2015

Geospatial based GUI for Climate Studies using R Programming Language

 

----

 

20

 

Ch Tirupathi

 

2015

Impact of Climate Change on the water resources of Warangal District

 

----

 

21

 

K.Tharani

 

2015

Geospatial Analysis Of Vegetation Dynamics Using Time series Satellite Data

Abhishek Chakraborthy Scientist/Engine er- E, NRSC, Hyderabad

 

22

 

A.Suresh Naik

 

2015

Emergency Management Using Road Networks in Kazipet and Hanamkonda

 

23

 

Chelluri Praveen Kumar

 

2015

Pixel Based Distributed Rainfall-Runoff Modeling of Watershed Using FEM, Remote Sensing and GIS

 
 

24

 

Bheemlal R.

 

2015

Mapping of Biodiversity Using Advanced Geospatial Techniques

 
 

25

B.Aneesha Satya

 

2015

A study on Fluoride affected areas using advanced geospatial techniques

 
 

26

 

Abhiram Kanigolla

 

2015

Impact Assessment of Watershed Development Program Using Geospatial Techniques

 

27

Mahesh Palakuru  

2015

Hydrological Appraisal of Nariganipalli Watershed

 

 

 

28

 

Manas Agarwal

 

2015

Feasibility Study of Green Building Technologies for Small Housing Systems

 
 

29

Mr. Banda Siddartha

 

2016

Simulation of Stream Flow for Ungauged Catchment-A regionalisation based approach

P. Satyanarayana (Scientist, NRSC)

 

30

Iytha Raghu

 

2016

Ground Water Studies in Watersheds using Geospatial Techniques

 
 

31

K. Dhanalakshmi

2016

Soil Nutrients Mapping for an Area Using Geospatial Tools

 
 

32

Mr. Kummari Usenaiah

2016

Development of WebGIS Application for Watershed Using FOSS

 
 

33

Mohammad Emal Omari

 

2016

Landfill Site Selection for Municipal Solid Waste Using GIS and Remote Sensing Techniques

 

--

 

34

Nukala Hema

 

2016

Dynamic Downscaling of Climate Data Using Weather Research Forecast Model

 

--

 

35

 

Rohit Nandan

 

2016

Wheat Crop Identification Using Kernel Based Possibilistic Classifier: Bi- Sensor Approach

 

Dr. Anil Kumar, IIRS

 

36

Mr. Sayed Qadeer Amiry

2016

Urban change detection using Geospatial Techniques

 
 

37

 

S. Thiyaku

 

2016

Suomi NPP Data Generation and Dissemination Using FOSS4G

Mr. S. S. Raja Shekar, NRSC

38

Ms. Varsha P B

2016

A WebGIS Application for Warangal Tourism

 

39

Mr. Yarramsetty Balaji

 

2016

Development of Geospatial Based GUI for Climate Studies Using Python Langauge

 

40

 

Mr. Yerramilli Sai Rama Krishna

 

2016

Development of Gauge- Discharge Relationship Using Rainfall Deviation Corrected Modelled Stream Flow and Satellite Geometry

 

41

P. Naga Siva Pavani

 

2016

Identification of Optimum Material Sources and Carriage Cost Estimation Using GIS

 

 

42

 

Prarthna Dhingra

 

2017

Comparative Analysis of Hyperspectral and Multispectral Image fusion Techniques

Ms. Asfa Siddiqui Scientist ‘SD’ IIRS, Dehradun

43

 

Jugdambe Sharma

 

2017

Coastal Vulnerability Assessment Along Maharashtra, West Coast of India, Using Geospatial Techniques

 

R.S. Mahendra Scientist-D, INCOIS, Hyderabad

44

N Nageswara Reddy

2017

Climate Change Impacts on Watershed

 

45

Pavan Kumar Guduru

2017

Development of Web Based Campus Information System

 

46

Jala Prabhu Jaya Keerthi

2017

Climate Change Adaptation for a watershed

 

47

Rajesh Kumar Nemalipuri

 

2017

Schedule Optimization of Construction Project Using LPS Techniques

 

48

Narayanrao B

2018

Sub-Surface Physical Parameters Sensitivity Analysis Using GPR Modeling and Simulations

Dhramendra Kumar Pandey

(SCI/ENG- SE, SAC ISRO Ahmedabad)

49

KN Loukika

2018

Estimation of ground water recharge using coupled SWAT MODELFLOW model

 

50

Shobhit kumar

2018

BIM and GIS Enabled Carriage Cost Analysis

 

51

Bellam pavan kumar

2018

Development of WebGIS based Interface for a Village Selected under UBA Program

 

52

 

Ankita Sharma

 

2018

Development of WebGIS Interface for Sustainable Development Goals and Public Health

M. Vinod Bothale

SCI/ENG-SH, NRSC-ISRO, Hyderabad

53

Raghav Maheswari

2018

Hydrological Appraisal of Akeru Munneru Watershed

 

54

Vasantha Vijaya Kumar

2019

Sediment Yield Modelling on Munneru River Basin using SWAT

 

55

G Sharath Kumar

2019

Near Real Time Satellite data Collection, Classification using Artificial Neural Network

 

56

Ahmad Zia Samim

2019

Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources of Harirud Murghab River Basin, Afghanistan

 

57

Miss. Alamuri Venkata Sri Sailaja

      2020

 

Development of Flood Alert System Using HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS and Web-GIS

 

58

Miss. Asmita Patil

  2020

Estimation of Solar Energy Potential of an Area Using Geospatial Methods
 

59

Mr. Bejagam Vijaykumar

2020

Climate Change Impact on Water Provisional Services and Hydropower Production for Tungabhadra Basin Using Invest Model

 

60

Mr. Bellam Praveen

2020

Assessment of Sedimentation in Lower Manair Reservoir of Telangana using Geospatial Methods

 

61

Mr. Fayaz Aiman

2020

Fire Emergency Management for Kabul City, Afghanistan Using Geospatial Methods

 

62

Mr. Komali Bharath Narayan Reddy

2020

Seasonal Groundwater Change Analysis of Telangana Region Over a Decade Using Grace Satellite Data

 
63

 

Ms. Arisetti Bhavana 2021

Development of Web-GIS Based Application for Optimum Allocation of Surface Water for Crops

 

64

Ms. Jothi Jeya Sri M

2021

Climate Change Impact on Groundwater Recharge of Nagavalli Basin Using QSWAT Model

 

65

Mr. J.Sreekanth 2021 WebGIS Based Campus Information System  

66

Mr. Manchili Vijay Sekhar Babu 2021 Geospatial Analysis of Damage Assessment for flood happened in Hyderabad in 2020  

67

Mr. M Sai Prasad

2021

Air Pollution Monitoring Using Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guided B.Tech Projects Works

Sl.No.

Name of Students

Year of

Completion

Title of the Project

 

1

Padmaja Krishnan,  Anusha K, Prateek Saxena, Abshek Sharma

 

2008

 

 Utility Services Information System for NIT Warangal campus using GPS and GIS techniques

 

2

Sasanka Mouli S, Manoj Kumar A,  Dharavath Shoban Babu

 

2009

 Village Information System Using GPS and GIS- A Case Study of Banjaranagar Village, Thorrur Mandal, Warangal Dist., A.P.

 

3

A. Anil Kumar, D. Viswam Kumar, K. Rakesh Reddy, C. Lokeshwar Reddy

 

2010

 

Development of Utility Services Information System Using Visual Basic, GIS and GPS

 

4

Abhishek Kumar Ojha , Abhishek Mishra, Anil Rajak, Dolly, Rahul Sihote

 

2011

 

Development of a 3D Model For A Village Using Remote Sensing, GIS and Total-Station Techniques

5
Hemendra Babu, Banda Mahesh, Akula Maillikarjuna, T., Md. Iliyas Noorulla
2012
Geospatial Database creation and Analysis for the Development of a Village based on PURA Model
6
V. Ratna Sekhar, E. Sai S Sudhir Reddy, V. Santosh Viabhav
2013
Resource Information System for NITW campus advanced geospatial techniques
7
Mani Kant Sah, Sudhir Shah, Kewel Khatiwada
2015
3D Modelling of NITW Campus
Using Advanced Geospatial Technologies
8
Kadiwar Mihir Thakarshibhai, Jay Pratap, Karan Das, Gaurang Dixit
2016
Planning and Development of Slum Using Advanced Geospatial techniques
9
Nallagatla Bhagya Sree, Kinzang Jamtsho, Mangu Pratyusha, Kumar Shubham
2017
Impact of Changes in Natural Drainage System on Flooding of Cities
10
Aitha Sai Mayukha Pranav Mishra Moodu Sai Priya
2018
Geospatial Based Mobile APP for farmers
  11 
Hamsika Kali , B. Shanmukha Sai Priya, Mohammad Dawood Munib,                                      T. L. Pravallika 
2019
Climate Change Analysis in Warangal City Using Geospatial Techniques
  12
Mattaparthi Sri Gangadhar Gajjela  Nandana Varma, Andra Satya Anvesh
  2020
Auditing and Conservation of Water Resources of NITW Campus Using Geospatial Methods
13
Mohammed Aliuddin Saif ,
Mujahid Faraz Siddiqui ,
Prabin Yadav 
2021
Flood Vulnerability Assessment Using GIS at Greater
Warangal Municipal Corporation, Telangana
14 Adapa Jyothsna Devi, Venu Sri Sai Tarun, Bade Abhishek 2022 Drought Analysis of an Area Using Google Earth Engine

Workshops/Conferences

 

CEP/Workshops Organized:
  1. MHRD sponsored the one week GIAN program on “Entrepreneurial Meteorology", 22nd-26th March 2022, Resource Persons: Dr. Morgan B. Yarker, Certified Consulting Meteorologist and Science Educator, Yarker Consulting, IOWA, USA and Dr. K. Venkata Reddy; Coordinator: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy 

  2. Indo-US Online Advanced SWAT Model Workshop, February 15-18, 2022, Sponsored under MHRD-SPARC Programme, Participants (50): Faculty, Research Scholars, PG Students, Resource Person: Prof. Raghavan Srinivasan, Texas A&M University, USA (PI of the SPARC project- P270), Coordinators: Dr. K.Venkata Reddy, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh and Prof. Deva Pratap.

  3. Understanding the Hydrologic Extremes Under Changing Climate, Feb 07-12, 2022, Six day Indo-US Online workshop, Sponsored under MHRD-SPARC Programme, Participants (50): Faculty, Research Scholars, Field Engineers, PG Students; Resource Person: Dr. Venkata Ramana Sridhar, Associate Professor, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA (Co-PI of the SPARC project- P270), Coordinators: Dr. K.Venkata Reddy, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh and Prof. Deva Pratap

  4.  Six day Indo-US Online workshop on “Modeling and Management of Hydrologic Extremes”, 09-14 April, 2021, Sponsored under MHRD-SPARC Programme,  Participants (40): Faculty, Research Scholars, Field Engineers, PG Students; Resource Person: Dr. Venkata Ramana Sridhar, Associate Professor, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA (Co-PI of the SPARC project- P270),, Coordinators: Dr. K.Venkata Reddy, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh and Prof. Deva Pratap.

  5. Four day Indo-US Online Workshop on “Introductory Workshop on SWAT Model”, 05-08 April,2021,Sponsored under MHRD-SPARC Programme, Participants (80): Faculty, Research Scholars, Field Engineers, PG/UG Students ; Resource Person: Prof. Raghavan Srinivasan, Texas A&M University, USA (PI of the SPARC project- P270), Coordinators: Dr. K.Venkata Reddy, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh and Prof. Deva Pratap.

  6. Three day workshop on "From Knowledge to Action: A vision for resilient rural India", 07-09 January, 2020, MHRD-SPARC  workshop by NITW and IIT Bhubaneswar, Organised at IITBBS, Participants: Field engineers, faculty and research scholars (33), Coordinators from NITW: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy, Prof. Deva Pratap.

  7. One week Inhouse SPARC workshop on "Modelling and Analysis of Hydrological Extremes", 12-17 December, 2019, Participants: Researchers and PG/UG students (25), Resource Person: Dr. Venkata Ramana Sridhar, Associate Professor, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA (Co-PI of the SPARC project- P270),, Coordinators: Dr. K.Venkata Reddy, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh and Prof. Deva Pratap.

  8. Three Week Inhouse MHRD-SPARC workshop "SWAT for Managing and Modelling of Water Resources", 29 October to 14 November 2019, Participants: Researchers and PG/UG students (50), Resource Person: Prof. Raghavan Srinivasan, Texas A&M University, USA (PI of the SPARC project- P270), Coordinators: Dr. K.Venkata Reddy, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh and Prof. Deva Pratap.

  9. MHRD-SPARC sponsored two day SPARC initiation workshop on "Hydrological and Water Resources Modelling of River Basins under Climate Change Scenarios", 03-04, July 2019, Resource Person: Dr. Venkata Ramana Sridhar, Associate Professor, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA (Co-PI of the SPARC project- P270), Participants: PG students and scholars (44), Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh.

  10. DST-NRDMS sponsored Three-day Orientation Programme on "Geospatial Technologies for Decision Makers", 28-30, June 2019, Participants: Officials of Government Departments (KUDA, WMC, Panchayat Raj, District Ground Water Boards (24 Members), Coordinators: Dr. K.Venkata Reddy. 

  11. DSTFive day BRICS project initiation workshop on “Integrated Water Management Model for BIS Countries Under Climate Change Scenarios”, 24-28, June 2019, Participants: Project Members from Brazil, South Africa and India (8), PG and Research Scholars (30), Coordinators: Dr. KVenkata Reddy, Dr. M. Shashi, Prof. N.V. Umamahesh. 

  12. MHRD sponsored the two week GIAN program on “Numerical Climate Prediction", 18th-29th June 2018, Resource Persons: Dr. Michel D.S. Mesquita, Head, Research and Development Future Solutions, Norway and Research Scientist, Uni Research Climate, Norway,  Dr. K. Venkata Reddy; Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy and Dr. M. Shashi. 

  13. CEP on Free and Open Source Geospatial Technologies for Teachers in Higher Education, 14th -18th, March, 2018, Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy and Dr. M. Shashi.

  14. CEP on R-programming concepts and Applications for Teachers in Higher Education, 13th -17th, October, 2017, Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy and Dr. T. Ramakrishnudu.

  15. MHRD sponsored the two week GIAN program on “Quantitative and Qualitative Assessment of Water Resources Using SWAT”, December 12, 2016 to December 23, 2016. Resource Persons: Prof. Raghavan Srinivasan, Director, Spatial Sciences Laboratory, AgriLife Research, Texas, A&M University, USA, Dr. K. Venkata Reddy;  Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy and Prof. Deva Pratap. 

  16. CEP on Advanced Mapping Techniques for Planning and Management of Resources under TEQIP II during 21st -25th, May 2012, Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy and Prof. Deva Pratap.

  17. Open Source Software for Civil engineering Applications, 17th to 19th October 2014, Post graduate students and research scholars of Civil Engineering (45), TEQIP Phase II, NIT Warangal, Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy and Dr. T.P. Tezeswi.

  18. Applications of SWAT model in water resources management 30th to 31st December 2014, Post graduate students and research scholars of Water and Environmental Engineering Remote Sensing and GIS (45), TEQIP Phase II, Coordinators: Dr. K. Venkata Reddy and Prof. Deva Pratap

 List of Expert Lectures:

  1. “USE OF AI Based TOOLS in Geospatial applications”, Presentation in ONLINE ATAL-FDP on Recent Trends and Applications of GIS & Remote Sensing using AI  organized by Potti Sriramulu Chalavadi Mallikharjuna Rao College of Engineering & Technology, Krishna Dt., Andhra Pradesh, 14 September 2021.
  2. “Fundamental of GIS and its Applications”, Presentation in webinar organised by Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Division, Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum, 27th March, 2021
  3. “Applications of Geospatial Techniques in Civil Engineering”, Presentation in Online Faculty Development Programme on “Innovations in Civil Engineering” by Civil Engineering Department Gudlavalleru Engineering College, Gudlavalleru, 24th  March, 2021
  4. “Geospatial Techniques for Water Resources Modeling and Management”, Presentation in Five-Day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Trends and Advances of Thrust Areas of Research in Civil Engineering” by School of Civil Engineering, REVA UNIVERSITY, Bengaluru, March 02, 2021. 
  5. “Geospatial Methods and Its Technical Applications”, Presentation in AICE-ISTE Sponsored One Week  Online Faculty Refresher Program on Advanced Surveying Instruments and Techniques by  AISSMS Polytechnic, Pune, 24 Febraury, 2021.
  6. “Remote Sensing and GIS Applications in Civil Engineering”, Presentation As Part of Civil Tech Talk Series by Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge Department of ITE&C, Government of Telangana, 24th November, 2020.
  7. "Geospatial  Techniques for Water Resources Modeling and Management", Presentation in  Five Day Online Faculty Development Program on Applications of Remote Sensing & GIS in Water Resources  by  Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, October 19, 2020.
  8.  "Climate Change Impact on Water Resources of the Watersheds", Presentation for  "International Webinar on “Climate Change Impact on Water Resources Management and Environment”, 18-07-2020 (Sponsored by TEQIP-III), Department of Civil Engineering, Andhra University College Engineering, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4qy4N1kxZs&feature=youtu.be)
  9. "R programming fundamental concepts", Presentation for FDP course on "R programming for Scientists and Engineers", 21-23 July 2017, Gudlavalleru Engineering College, Krishna District.
  10. "R programming for visualization, image processing and climate data analysis", Presentation for FDP course on "R programming for Scientists and Engineers", 30thJune 2017-05thJuly 2017 Department of Computer Science& Engineering and E& ICT Academy, NIT Warangal
  11. "GEODESIGN: Geo Dimension to Design",, Presentation for three day course on Geo Spatial Intelligence and Geo Spatial Revolution, Andhra Pradesh Human Resource Development Institute, BAPATLA, 20th July, 2016
  12. "Recent Trends in Usage of Remotely Sensed Data and Advanced GIS Applications in Civil Engineering",  Presentation for TEQIP short term course on Emerging Frontiers in Civil Engineering (EFCE 2015), SGGS Institution of Engineering and Technology, Nanded, 24th  June, 2015,
  13. "Watershed Analysis using Geospatial Tools and Geospatial Technologies for Water Resources Management", Presentations for 21 day training program on geo spatial technologies under NRDMS program university college of engineering & technology, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, 23 and 24 October, 2015.

Projects

Research Projects: 

  1. Development of Rural Information System Using High Resolution Satellite Data, GIS and GPS, DST- SERC (Fast Track Proposals For Young Scientists), PI: K. Venkata Reddy, 2010-2014,16.92 lakhs
  2. Development of Precise and Real Time Simulation Watershed Modeling System Using Advanced Geospatial and Soft Computing Methods, DST –WTI, PI: K. Venkata Reddy, Co-PI: Prof. Deva Pratap, 2013-2017, 18.41 Lakhs, 
  3. Development of 3D Spatial Information for NIT Campus,), MHRD Seed Money Grant, PI: K. Venkata Reddy, 2013, 0.5 Lakhs. 
  4. Estimation of Ground Water Recharge Using Advanced Geospatial and Soft Computing Methods (Collaborative Project with NRSC), ), PI: K. Venkata Reddy, 2017, 0.5 Lakhs (Data layers free of cost).
  5. A Decision Support System for Climate Change Adaptation of Chain Tank Systems of Semi-Arid Region, PI: K. Venkata Reddy Co-Investigators: Prof. N.V. Umamahesh, Dr. M. Shashi, Prof. Deva Pratap, DST (Under Extramural Support), 2018, 35.6 Lakhs (On-going)
  6. Short and Medium Range Flood Forecasting System for Godavari River Basin  Using Ensemble Weather Forecast, IITM, Pune, PI: Prof. N.V. Umamahesh, Co-PI: K. Venkata Reddy , 2018, 56 Lakhs
  7. IWMM- BIS “Integrated Water Management Model for BIS Countries Under Climate Change Scenarios, Coordinated BRICS project with Brazil and South Africa sanctioned under PilotCall 2, DST-International Multilateral Regional Cooperation Division, 2019, 39 lakhs, Indian Project Coordinator: K. Venkata Reddy, Brazil Project Coordinator: Suzana Maria Gico Lima  Montenegro, Civil Engineering Department, Universidade Federal De Pernambuco-UFPE, South Africa Coordinator: Bloodless Dzwairo, Department of Civil Engineering,  Pietermaritzburg Campus, Institute for Water and Waster Water Technology, Durban University of Technology, Indian Co-Investigators: Prof. N.V. Umamahesh, Prof. Deva Pratap and Dr. M. Shashi (On-going)
  8. Real Time Forecasting Floods Using SWAT Model, MHRD, SPARC Programme, Indian PI: K. Venkata Reddy, International PI: Prof. Raghavan Srinivasan, Texas A&M University, USA, Indian Co-PIs: Prof. N.V. Umamahesh, Prof. Deva Pratap and Dr. Y. Navatha International Co-PI: Dr. Venkata Ramana Sridhar, Virginia Polytechnic Institute(Virginia Tech),  2019, 81.76 Lakhs (Ongoing)

  Consultancy Projects:

  1. Detailed Topographical/Digital Survey plan of entire land with the contours at an interval of one meter, NIT Tadepalligudem, 2016, Three Months, 4.8 Lakhs
  2. Development of Web Based GIS Platform for a Telecom Company, Ski Solutions Corp, Arkansan,  USA, 2016, One and Half Year, 18.72 Lakhs ($28,800)
  3. Asset Mapping Gram Panchayats in Warangal Rural and Warangal Urban district under EPRIS project  of NRSC, NRSC, 2017,One Year, 7.7 Lakhs
  4. Independent Certifying Authority for a GIS Solution project at Haldia Dock Complex, West Bengal, RSI SOFTECH INDIA PVT LTD. Hyderabad, 2019, six months, 1 Lakh.

Awards and Honors

Awards/Honors/Recognitions

  1. Selected for Teaching Staff Mobility under ERASMUS scheme (KA107) to University of Santiago De Compostela, Lugo, Spain for one week (24/04/2017 to 28/04/2017)  and gave eight hours of lectures at USD, Lugo.
  2. Best Paper Citation for our paper titled "Spatial and Temporal Variations of climate variables over a River basin", International conference on Geo-Spatial Technologies for Natural Resource Management & Climate Change, 2017, NIRDPR, Hyderabad; Authors: Naga Sowjanya. P, Venkata Reddy K. Shashi M.
  3. Young Engineering Research Award -2016, for the research work carried at NIT Warangal, presented by NITW and NITWAA, 2016
  4. .Best Paper Award for paper titled "Object-based and Knowledge-based classification techniques in urban areas using Hyperspectral imagery and LiDAR data ", for my graduate student in  National Symposium on Recent Advances  in Remote Sensing and GIS With Special Emphasis on Mountain Ecosystems, IIRS Dehradun,7 -9, December, 2016, Authors: Prarthna Dhingra, Asfa Siddiqui, Saloni Jain, K. Venkata Reddy and Vinay Kumar
  5. Raman Fellowship for carrying out post-doctoral research work at Texas A&M University, USA under Indo-US 21st century knowledge initiative for six months from July 2013 to January 2014 by Government of India in May 2013
  6. First rank in M.Tech (Hydraulics and Water Resource Engineering) -2002 (REC Surathkal, Mangalore University)

Additional Responsibility

 Institute and Department Level Additional Responsibilities and Duties 

Sl.No
Period
Designation
Nature of Responsibility

1

 15-07-2019 to till date

Institute Convenor/Coordinator Jala Shakti Abhiyan

To bring awareness related to water resources  conservation in the campus, plan and execute the water conservation activities in the campus

1

15-10-2018 to 15-10-2020

Head,  Geo Technical Division, Civil Engineering Department

To manage the various academic and administrative activities of the Geo Technical  Division

2

14-05-2017 to 15-10-2020

Coordinator of M.Tech RS-GIS program

To manage the various academic activities of RS&GIS program

3

14-07-2010 to till date

Co-Coordinator for Center for Advanced Geospatial Solutions

Procurement of Instruments and coordinating the consultancy and research activities

4

14-07-2016 to 01-08-2018

Faculty In charge, Civil Engineering Association

Guiding the student activities in the Association

5

04/07/2008 to 04/07/2010

 HOSTEL WARDEN

To manage the various  activities in the hostels

6

01/08/2008 to till date

         

 Lab-in-charge of RS &GIS Lab

To see the working condition of instruments and systems, Installation of softwares etc.

7

21/07/2008 to 21/07/2010

Treasurer of Civil Engineering Association

Recording the financial transactions of association

8

21/07/2011 to 13/07/2013

NSS Program Officer

Organizing the various social service related programs