Education and Training:

  • Ph.D. - Environmental Science and Engineering (Dec., 2011), University of Texas at El Paso, USA.

Dissertation: Monitoring Ecosystems Dynamics in an Arctic Tundra Ecosystem Using Hyperspectral Remote Sensing and a Robotic Tram System.

PHD COURSEWORKEnvironmental Law and Policy, Transport, Fate & Treatment of Contaminants in the Environment, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Biology, Environmental Geoscience, Principles of Experimental & Engineering Design, Interdisciplinary Environmental Problem-solving, Graduate Seminar, Remote Sensing of Arctic Tundra, Adv. Topics in Biological Science - Antarctic System Science, Field Biology, Adv. Topics in Geological Science - Remote Sensing, Digital Image Processing, Spl. topics in Civil Engineering: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

  • M.S. - Physics (Dec., 2005), University of Texas at El Paso, TX, USA.
Thesis: Investigating the Cognitive, Effective and Social Domains of in-service Science Teachers during the MATS program at UTEP.
  • M.Sc. - Physics (2002), Gauhati University, Assam, India. 
  • B.Sc. – Physics (Hons.), Mathematics, Chemistry (Aug., 1998), Assam University, Silchar, Assam, India.
  • Summer School: “Applications of Wireless Sensor Network in Environmental Sciences” (Jul., 2009)
Inter-American Institute of Global Change, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada.