Ongoing Sponsored studies

S.N. Title Sponsoring Agency Partners Duration PI
1. Impact of Rainwater Harvesting on Groundwater Quality in India with Specific Reference to Fluoride and Micro-pollutants DST-Newton Bhabha-NERC- India-UK Water Quality Research Programme Indian  Partners: IIT Ropar, IIT Jodhpur
UK Partners: Cranfield University
Project Partners: Water Harvest, Excellent Development (UK based NGOs)
3 years (01/18 - 12/20) Anupma Sharma (India Lead)
2. Future Secular Changes and Remediation of Groundwater Arsenic in the Ganga River Basin - FAR GANGA DST-Newton Bhabha-NERC- India-UK Water Quality Research Programme India Partners: IIT Roorkee, IIT Kharagpur, MCS, Patna
UK Partners: Univ. of Manchester, BGS, Salford University, Univ. of Birmingham
4 years (01/18 - 01/22) B. Chakravorty (India Lead), Surjeet Singh (Dy. Lead)
3 Study of River - Aquifer Interactions and Groundwater Potential at Selected Sites in the Upper Ganga Basin up to Dabrani DST under NMSHE SP-8 - 5 years (01/16 - 12/20 Dr.Surjeet Singh
4 Groundwater Fluctuations and Conductivity Monitoring in Punjab - New Evidence of Groundwater Dynamics in Punjab from High Frequency Groundwater Level and Salinity Measurements BGS, UK Dr. Dan Lapworth and Prof. Alan MacDonald, BGS, UK 3 years (12/17-11/20) Gopal Krishan
5 Hydro-geochemical Evolution and Arsenic Occurrence in Aquifer of Central Ganges Basin NHP MWRD, Govt. of Bihar Collaborator: Brijesh Yadav, IIT Roorkee and N.S Maurya, NIT Patna 3.5 years (12/17-06/21) Dr. Sumant Kumar
6 Assessment of Impacts of Groundwater Salinity on Regional Groundwater Resources, Current and Future Situation in Mewat, Haryana – Possible Remedy and Resilience Building Measures NHP M.L. Kansal and Brijesh Yadav, IIT Roorkee:Sehgal Foundation, Gurgaon:Lalit Mohan Sharma 4 years(12/17-11/21) Gopal Krishan
7 Ganges Aquifer Management in the Context of Monsoon Runoff Conservation for Sustainable River Ecosystem Services - A Pilot Study NHP - 4 years(12/17-11/21) Surjeet Singh
8 Integrated Management of Water Resources for Quantity and Quality in Upper Yamuna Basin upto Delhi NHP Irrigation & Water Resources Dept. Haryana, Groundwater Dept. UP, Yamuna Basin Organization, CWC, New Delhi 6 years(04/18-03/24) Anupma Sharma
9 Enhancing Food and Water Security in Arid Region through Improved Understanding of Quantity, Quality and Management of Blue, Green and Grey Water DST, Govt. of India Lead: CAZRI Jodhpur, Partners: IISWC Dehradun, CSWRI Bikaner, CIAH Bikaner, NIAM Jaipur) 5 years (03/19 - 02/24) Anupma Sharma
10 Expansion of the Indo-German Competence Centre for Riverbank Filtration – CCRBF Federal Ministry of Research and Education, Germany - 3 year(07/20-06/23) Gopal Krishan