Invited Presentations

Invited Presentations

Prof. P. P. Mujumdar

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Chairman, Interdisciplinary Centre for Water Research

Invited Presentations and Keynote Lectures (2007 - date)

 

Urban Floods: An Evolving Engineering Challenge, HYDRO2017, Ahmedabad, 23 Dec. 2017.

 

Water Security in India: Issues and Challenges, NIAS-DST Training Programme on Multi-disciplinary Perspectives on Science, Technology and Society", NIAS, Bangalore, 18 Dec. 2017.

 

Urban Floods: An Evolving Engineering Challenge, INAE Annual Convention, Chennai, 16 Dec. 2017.

 

Climate Change Impacts on Basin Scale Water Availability, International Seminar on Climate Change, Vasantrao Naik Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth Parbhani (Conducted at Water and Land Management Institute, Aurangabad, Maharashtra), 15 Dec. 2017.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change: Scale Issues and Uncertainties, 7th International Groundwater Conference, New Delhi, 11 Dec. 2017.

 

Hydrologic Change under External Forcings: Scale Issues and Uncertainties, Annual day function of the Earth & Climate Science, ISER Pune, 7 Oct. 2017.

 

Urban hydro-climatology, DST's National Workshop on 'Urban Climate: Science, Impacts and Adaptation', IIT Bhubaneswar, 21 Sep. 2017.

 

Climate Change and Irrigated Culture in India, Workshop on 'Toward Resilient Water-Energy-Food Systems in India', Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel, Exeter, 28 Mar. 2017.

 

India's Water Resources and Management Strategies, NIAS-DST Training Programme on 'Science, Technology and Innovation Policy', NIAS, Bangalore, 17 Mar. 2017.

 

Dr. R. Pitchai Endowment Lecture, Uncertainty Quantification in River Water Quality Management Models, IIT Madras, 10 Mar. 2017.

 

Use of CORDEX Downscaled Data for Hydrologic Impact Assessment, Indo-US Workshop on Development and Applications of Downscaling Climate Projections, IITM Pune, 7 Mar. 2017.

 

Modeling Aspects for Urban Flooding: Case Study of Bangalore, Workshop cum Training program on Urban Flood Management: Technology driven Solutions, BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad , 3 Mar. 2017.

 

Effect of Climate Change on Urban Infrastructure, One Day National Level Seminar On Climate Change Adaption - Issues And Challenges (CCAIC) 2016, M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara, 12 Dec. 2016.

 

Hydrologic Modeling: A Compelling Tool for Sustainable Water Resource Management, 2nd India International Science Festival (IISF) 2016, CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, 9 Dec. 2016.

 

Sustainable Water Management, XIII Triennial Conference of the Indian Women Scientists' Association (IWSA) on 'Sustainable Development in India: Role of Science & Technology', IWSA Campus, Mumbai, 3 Dec. 2016.

 

Hydromet forecasts and projections: Some recent applications, Indo-UK Water Centre Workshop on 'Developing Hydro-climatic Services for Water Security', Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) Pune, 29 Nov. 2016.

 

Integrated urban Flood Management: Technology driven Solutions, Conference on Flood Catastrophes in a Changing Environment (CFCCE'16), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 15 Nov. 2016.

 

A suggested Framework for Water Resource Assessment, Workshop on Methodology of Reassessment of Water Resources of River Basins in India, Central Water Commission (CWC), New Delhi, 21 Oct. 2016 .

 

Climate Change, Hydrologic Modeling and Urban Flooding (four lectures), Refresher's Course on Mountain Hydrology and Climate Change, National Institute of Hydrology (NIH), Roorkee, 6-8 Apr. 2016.

 

Science Issues in Hydrometeorology, Discussion on Hydrometeorology, International Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune, April 30, 2016.

 

Hydrologic Change Due to External Forcings: Implications for Sustainable Water Resources, Indo-German Conference on Sustainability, Exploring planetary boundaries and their challenges and opportunities, Indo-German Centre for Sustainability (IGCS), IIT Madras, Chennai, 27 Feb. 2016.

 

New R&D Initiatives in Managing Urban Flood, Workshop on Urban Flood Management: Lessons and Learnings from Operation Anantha - A Kerala State Initiative, Trivandrum, 19 Feb. 2016.

 

Hydrologic change due to external forcings, Central University of Jharkhand, 27 Jan. 2016.

 

Introduction to Urban Flooding, Information Technology Research Academy (ITRA) Workshop, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal, 10-12 Dec. 2015.

 

Modeling Aspects for Urban Flooding: Case Study of Bangalore, Information Technology Research Academy (ITRA) Workshop, Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Hyderabad, 20-21 Nov. 2015.

 

Regional Impacts of Climate Change: Implications for Water Management in India, Water Planet, Water Crises? Meeting the World's Water-Food-Energy Needs Sustainably, iSEE CONGRESS 2015, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 14-16, Sep. 2015.

 

Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources at River Basin Scales, Bangalore Water Supply and Sewage Board, Bangalore, 7 Sep. 2015.

 

Basics of Urban Storm water Drainage Network Design-Introduction to SWMM, IL&FS Advanced Training on Designing Climate Responsive Urban Infrastructure Mumbai, 3 Sep. 2015.

 

Water resource conservation in India, Seventh National Workshop on Science of Climate Change and Sustainable Development, National Centre for Earth Science Studies (NCESS), Thiruvananthapuram, 19 Aug. 2015.

 

NGRI-AHI National Hydrology Lecture, Hydrologic Change under External Forcings, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, 11 Jul. 2015.

 

Hydrologic Change under External Forcings, Research opportunities on Hydrology and Water Resources under Climatic Change, IIT Guwahati, 03 Apr. 2015.

 

Climate Change Impacts and Uncertainties, Climate Modelling Workshop, Interdisciplinary Programme in Climate Studies, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, 20 Mar. 2015.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Changes, at the Lecture Workshop on Climate Change sponsored by Academies of Science, Pantnagar, 27 Dec. 2014.

 

Climate Change: Science and IPCC Projections, at the Lecture Workshop on Climate Change sponsored by Academies of Science, Pantnagar, 26 Dec. 2014.

 

Climate Change Impact Assessment, Short term training program on water resources management , IIT Guwahati, 24 Dec. 2014.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change: Quantification of Uncertainties, 80th Annual Meeting of the Indian Academy of Sciences, IIT Madras, Chennai, 6 Nov. 2014.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change: Quantification of Uncertainties, Innovation, Environment and Globalisation-Latest EU-Japan Research Collaboration, IAHR, Brussels, Belgium, 14 Oct. 2014.

 

Uncertainty in Regional Impacts of Climate Change: A Growing Challenge for Water Management in the Developing World, 11th Kovacs Colloquium, IAHS, Paris, France, 16 June 2014.

 

India's Water Resources and Climate Change Impacts, Training on Glacier Climate Change and Remote Sensing, Divecha Center for Climate Change, 29 May 2014.

 

Impacts of Climate Change on Regional Hydrology, ASCE India Chapter, Dept. of Civil Engg. IISc, 26 May 2014.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change, National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI), Hyderabad, 9 May 2014.

 

Alexander von Humboldt Medal Lecture, Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change: Quantification of Uncertainties, European Geosciences Union (EGU), Vienna, 2 May 2014.

 

Uncertainty Modeling of Water Resources Systems, Research Institute for Geo-hydrological Protection, Perugia, National Research Council, Italy, 29 April 2014.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change, Research Institute for Geo-hydrological Protection, Perugia, National Research Council, Italy, 29 April 2014.

 

Hydrologic Projections under Climate Change, HYDRO 2013, IIT Madras, Chennai, 29 Dec. 2013.

 

Modeling Climate Change Impacts on Regional Water Resources, National Seminar on Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources Systems, Baroda, 29 Nov. 2013.

 

Modeling Climate Change Impacts on Regional Water Resources, International Conference on Climate Change and Implications for Water Resources and Nutrition Security, ILSI-India, Bangalore, 15 Nov. 2013.

 

Hydrologic Systems Modeling: A Compelling Tool for Water Management, PM-SAC meeting, 9 Nov. 2013.

 

Hydrologic Change Under External Forcings, Symposium on Outstanding Issues for Hydrological Research In India, NITK Surathkal, 21 Oct. 2013.

 

Modeling GCM and Scenario Uncertainty using Entropy Weighting Approach: Application to the Bhadra River, India, 35th IAHR World Congress, Chengdu, China, 8-13 Sep. 2013.

 

Detection and Attribution of Hydrologic Change: An Overview, 35th IAHR World Congress, Chengdu, China, 8-13 Sep. 2013.

 

Hydrologic Systems Modeling: A Compelling Tool for Engineering Decisions, International Conference on Computational and Data Intensive Science, CSIR-Fourth Paradigm Institute (formerly CMMACS), Bangalore, 27 Aug. 2013.

 

Hydrolologic Systems Modeling: A Compelling Tool for Decision Making for Water Security, Special Session on Meeting Water Security Challenges through Scientific Cooperation, ICWRER 2013, Koblenz, Germany, 06 June 2013.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change : Scale Issues and Uncertainties, Sustainable Water Resources Planning and Management (SWRM-2013), BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad, 05-06 Apr. 2013.

 

Climate Change and Water Resources of India, Training on Glacier studies, Climate Change and Remote Sensing, Divecha Center for Climate Change, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, 04-15 Mar. 2013.

 

Hydrologic Modeling: A Basic Tool for Decision Making, Symposium on Water, Anniversary Meeting of the Indian National Academy of Sciences (INSA), IITM Pune, 28 Dec. 2012.

 

Climate Change Impacts: Summary of Recent Work at IISc, HYDRO 2012, IIT Bombay, 6-7 Dec. 2012.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change : Scale Issues and Uncertainties, Second International Conference on Water Resources, ICWR 2012, Malaysia, 5-7 Nov. 2012.

 

Understanding Hydrological Impacts and Uncertainties on River Basin Scale, 3rd National Research Conference on Climate Change, CAOS, IISc Bangalore, 3-4 Nov. 2012.

 

Impacts of Climate Change on Water Resources at River Basin Scales: Understanding Uncertainties, Fourth National Conference on Climate Change: Indian Ocean and Monsoon, NIOT, Chennai, 7 Sep. 2012.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change : Scale Issues and Uncertainties, IAHR-APD, Jeju Island, South Korea, 21 Aug. 2012.

 

Hydro-meteorological Impacts of Climate Change, CSSTEAP, International Training Programme, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun, 30 April 2012.

 

Urban Floods: Implications of Climate Change, ENSURE 2012, IIT Guwahati, 25-26 Feb. 2012.

 

Uncertainty Modeling in Water Resources Systems, University of Exeter, UK, 7 Feb. 2012.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change : Scale Issues and Uncertainties, University of Exeter, UK, 26 Jan. 2012.

 

Lead Talk, Climate Change : Impacts on Hydrology and sustainable Water Resources Management, National Workshop on Climate Observations and Regional Modeling for Multi-disciplinary Application (CORMMA), CMMACS, Bangalore, 9 Dec. 2011.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change, National Workshop organised by Andhra Pradesh Disaster Management Services, Hyderabad, 10 Nov. 2011.

 

Modeling tools for Water Resources Systems Analysis, National Conference on Water, Energy and Biodiversity-with special reference to North-East Region, Agartala, Tripura, 20-22 August 2011.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change : Scale Issues and Uncertainties, International Workshop on Asian Climate Change, Divecha Center for Climate Change, IISc., Bangalore, 21 July 2011.

 

Conference Keynote address on Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change, International Conference on Climate Change and Water 2011, IIT Guwahati, 3-4 January 2011.

 

Water Resources Management under Drought : Climate Change Issues, 14th National Conference on Hydrology and Water Resources, National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, 21-22 December 2010.

 

Water Resources Systems Modeling, National Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources, Coastal and Environmental Engineering (HYDRO - 2010), M. M. University, Mullana (Ambala), 16- 17 December 2010.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change, Workshop on National Water Policy, Ministry of Water Resources, New Delhi, 15 Nov. 2010.

 

Institute Colloquium: Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change, Indian Institute of Science, 15 October 2010.

 

Mahanadi Streamflow : Climate Change Impacts, Indo-Italian Workshp on Climate Change, IIT Roorkee, 22 October 2010.

 

Integrated Gate Operation of Multiple Barrage Systems, Latur, Maharashtra, 13 Sep. 2010.

 

Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change : Uncertainty Modeling, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, 31 Aug. - 1 Sep. 2010.

 

Conjunctive Use of Surface and Ground Water and Climate Change Issues in Water Management, NGRI, Hyderabad, 7 Aug. 2010.

 

Detection and Attribution of Water Cycle Changes, NERC-MoES Scoping Workshop for India-UK Cooperation on Water Research, New Delhi, 16-18 Feb. 2010.

 

Impacts of Climate Change on Hydrology, National Conference on Sustainable Water Resources Management and Impact of Climate Change, BITS, Pilani (Hyderabad Campus), Hyderabad, 4-5 March 2010.

 

Research in Hydrology: Current Status and Way Forward, Brainstorming 2010: Indo-Russian collaborative in Earth and Environmental Sciences, organized by the Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi, 6-7 May 2010.

 

Hydrologic impact of climate change: Scale Issues and Uncertainties, 9th International Conference on Hydro Science and Engineering, ICHE2010, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, 2-5 August 2010.

 

Climate Change Impacts: Downscaling Techniques and Uncertainties, National Symposium on Climate Change, National Institute of Hydrology Roorkee, 17-19 Nov. 2009.

 

Hydro-Meteorological Predictions from GCM Simulation: Downscaling Techniques and Uncertainty Modeling, 8th IAHS Scientific Assembly and 37th IAH Congress, International Association for Hydrological sciences, Hyderabad, 7-11 Sep. 2009.

 

Scale Issues in Modeling Climate Change Impacts, Workshop on Climate Change and Water Resources, Ministry of Water Resources, New Delhi, 21 July 2009.

 

Climate Change Impacts on Hydrology and Water Resources, Water Summit, G B Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, 18-20 Feb. 2009.

 

Climate Change Impacts on Hydrology and Water Resources National Seminar on Recent Advances in Hydrology for Water Resources Development and Management & XXVII Annual Convention of AHI, Vadodara, Gujarat, 20-22 Jan. 2009.

 

Bayesian Stochastic Optimization for Reservoir Operation, Workshop on Prediction in Ungauged Basins, BITS Pilani, 23-24 Oct. 2008.

 

Fuzzy Optimization, Workshop on Soft Computing Techniques, IIT Bombay, 23 Sep. 2008.

 

Climate Change Impacts on Urban Flooding, Short Term course on Urban Flooding, IIT Bombay , 11 July 2008.

 

Climate Change Impacts on Hydrology, Dept of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, 13 March 2008.

 

S N Gupta Memorial Lecture, HYDRO 2007, National Institute of Technology, Surat, 20-22 Dec. 2007.

 

Designs for Urban Storm Water Drainage, Short Term Course on Urban Flooding, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, 12 June 2007.

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