Welcome Dr Shailesh Kumar Singh to American Journal of Geographical Research and Reviews

Dr. Shailesh Kumar Singh
Hydrologist
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Ltd.
10 Kyle street, Riccarton Christchurch, New Zealand


Biography & Research Interest

Welcome Dr Shailesh Kumar Singh to Join the Editorial Board of American Journal of Geographical Research and Reviews.

Dr Shailesh Kumar Singh is a native of India, and has lived in New Zealand since 2010. He received his Phd from Stuttgart University, Germany in year 2010. He is working as scientist (hydrologist) for NIWA since 2010. He is responsible for development of new capabilities for hydrological and uncertainty analysis for NIWA hydrological forecasting system and ensure that NIWA has state of art hydrological model that can be applied to problem of flood and drought.He has published many peer revived research paper in the field of hydrology and water resources in International Journals.

Research interest: 
-Watershed modeling
-Surface Hydrology
_ Parameter estimation and uncertainty estimation
_ Prediction in ungauged basin
_ Integrated watershed modeling
_ Water resource management
_ hydrology under climate change

Awards: 
Grant from Royal Society of New Zealand for New Zealand-China Scientist exchange program(2015)
Grant from Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany for attaining workshop at TU Dresden, Germany(Feb 2015).
Grant from Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany for Travel to attend Berlin water fair(May 2011).
Grant from Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany under IPSWaT (Internationale Aufbaustudien Stipendium des Bundesministeriums fuer Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)) for doctoral studies under doctoral programe of ENWAT-University of Stuttgart (August 2007 – July 2010).
DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst) scholarship for doing Master of Technology, M.Tech Thesis (2006–2007).
Scholarship from Human Resource Development Government of India for Master of Technology, M.Tech (2005–2006).
Gold Medal for Academic Excellence-2005, Kerala Agricultural University, Trichur,India


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