Curriculum Vitae

 "We are all something, but none of us are everything."   

Blaise Pascel

Intend to build a career in spatial environment with committed and dedicated people, which will help me to explore myself fully and realize my potential. A hard working result oriented person and well capable of formulating and implementing strategies for different applications of GIS. Highly organized and dedicated, with a positive attitude. 

Graduated from Goverment College Karivattom in B.Sc Geography and subsidiary subjects as Geology and Statistics secured a First Class from University of KeralaIndia in the year 2005. From Department of Geography, University College, Trivandrum completed my  M.Sc in  Geography with a First Class – Outstanding degree in the year 2007.

After Post Graduation  went to upgrade my knowledge regarding GIS Techniques and Application (2007 - 2008) from Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Kerala,(IIITMK), Technopark, Thiruvananthapuram. The areas of Specialization are GIS Concepts and Spatial Data Models, Database Management System and Decision Making Analysis& Development, Survey and Mapping, WebGIS, Open Source Desktop GIS/ Web GIS and Spatial Databases

From February 2008 to November 2008, Employed as Research Associate in charge of  Preparating Thematic Watershed Atlas for National Watershed Development Project for Rainfed Areas(NWDPRA) at Soil Conservation Unit, Department of Agriculture, Govt of Kerala. Responsible for preparing a GIS database, GIS application in Watershed management and planning. From October  2008 to  January  2009  worked  as    GIS Specialist at NATPAC, National Transportation Planning and Research Center  - Highway Engg LAB,TVM, An institution of Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment. Here, my responsibilities were to Developing a  Spatial Information System of  Road Construction Materials and in charge of GIS in Transportation Planning.

From January 2009 to July 210, worked as  Junior Research Fellow at Center for Study of  Regional Development, School of Social Science, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India in a research project sponsored by Department of Science and Technology , Government of India. Submitted two research reports and integrated atlas. Prepared an Integrated Watershed Spatial Database (IWSD) for micro level planning with the use of geospatial advancement.

Currently pursuing Master of Planning (Urban planning) from School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi. I have several research publications both international and national, two research reports and one post graduate research thesis in my account.

Areas of interest are Urban/ City Planning, Open Source GIS Tools, Climatic ChangeVulnerability Mapping, Spatial Logistics, Spatial Cognition, Geo statistics, Digital Elevation Modelling and Hydrological Modelling.