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Pranab Roy Chowdhury

Energy Geography

Biography

Supervising Faculty: Budhu Bhaduri

Pranab has joined the Bredesen Center program in Fall 2014 where he aims to apply Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Science driven methodologies to study the challenges posed by energy sustainability and efficiency. Prior to joining this program, Pranab earned Master’s degrees in Geography as well as in Remote Sensing and GIS and has worked for a few years. Outside of his research interests, he is fond of photography, music, travelling and cooking.


Education

Master of Technology in Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System – Indian Institute of Remote Sensing & Andhra University, India.

Master of Science in Geography – Presidency College, University of Calcutta, India

Bachelor of Science in Geography (Honors) – Presidency College, University of Calcutta, India


Publications

Roy Chowdhury, P.K. & Maithani, S., Modelling urban growth in the Indo-Gangetic plane using nighttime OLS data and Cellular automata, Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 33(2014): 155-165, DOI: 10.1016/j.jag.2014.04.009

Roy Chowdhury, P.K., Maithani, S. & Dadhwal, V. K., Estimation of urban population in Indo Gangetic Plains using nighttime OLS data, International Journal of Remote Sensing 33(8): 2498-2515, DOI: 10.1080/01431161.2011.616550

Roy Chowdhury, P.K. & Maithani, S., Monitoring growth of built-up areas in Indo-Gangetic plain using multisensor remote sensing data, Journal of Indian Society of Remote Sensing (June 2010) 38:291-300


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