A conference in the memory of late Prof. Jayanta Kumar Ghosh.

1. Geomatics in Structural Engineering

  • Structural Deformation.
  • Structural Health Monitoring - vibration, Image analyses.
  • NDT - Concepts, Analysis & Data from RS & DIP.
  • Construction - Staking out, Monitoring status - RT process/ progress.
  • Location and dimension - measurement & verification.
  • Inventory of resources for construction materials (Boulders, Quarry rocks, Sand, Limestone etc.)
  • Laser monitoring of structure.
  • Emerging applications of Geomatics in Structural Engineering.

2. Geomatics in Geotechnical Engineering

  • Foundation settlement.
  • Underground study - GPR, Terrain Mapping – DTM/DEM.
  • Landform study.
  • Soil classes.
  • Soil Moisture content.
  • Landslide Study, Surface deformation study.
  • Emerging applications of Geomatics in Geotechnical Engineering.

3. Geomatics Engineering in Hydraulics & Water resources engineering

  • Hydraulic Structure – site investigation, planning, construction, monitoring, management.
  • Basin & Inter basin- reconnaissance, characterization, flow & reservoir study, siltation, irrigation, water harvesting, conservation measures etc.
  • Flood study – forecast, monitoring, management, mapping and damage assessment etc.
  • Snow study and many other areas and novel applications.
  • Hydrosphere for sustainable developments.
  • Climate Change of Geomatics Engineering in Hydraulic and Water resources Engineering.

4. Geomatics Engineering in Environmental engineering

  • Solid waste management.
  • Water/Air Quality monitoring , assessment etc.
  • Rural/Urban environment problems etc. and any other novel applications.
  • Noise pollution.
  • Remote Sensing and Synergic Analysis on Atmospheric Environment, Environmental study.

5. Geomatics Engineering in Transportation engineering

  • Planning, functional design, operation and management of facilities for any mode of transportation.
  • Transportation Network Analysis.
  • Optimal path analysis.
  • Road safety.
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (APTS, ATMS, ATIS, ETTM, CVO etc).
  • Emerging applications of Geomatics in Transportation Engineering.

6. Miscellaneous

  • Natural resource study for civil engineering projects.
  • Deficiency analysis of different civil infrastructures.
  • Societal benefits like evacuation and disaster assessment, monitoring and management.
  • Cryosphere: Glaciers, snow, ice sheets, snow, permafrost, glacial lakes.
  • Biosphere: Agriculture, forest cover.