Anup Saikia

Anup Saikia

Professor

MA (NEHU) PhD (NEHU) MPhil (NEHU)

Geoinformatics, Land Change Science, Protected Areas

Department of Geography
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Email:- asaikia@gauhati.ac.in

 

Current Scholars

(MPhil)
Calvery Langthangmawi
Sourav Chetia
Debajani Baruah
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(PhD)

Rashima Kacheri
Chandra Kant Pawe
Kiran Sharma
Rekib Amhed
Khangsembo Gangnamei
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Former scholars

Ujjal Deka Baruah (PhD,2018)
Trishna Changkakati(PhD,2018)
Monjit Barthakur (PhD,2017)
Smarajit Ojha (PhD,2016)
Safiqur Rahman (PhD,2012)
Khagen Sharma (PhD,2012)
Mreeshi Agarwala (PhD,2011)
Rubul Hazarika (PhD,2011)
Manjil Basumatary (PhD,2011)
Dinamani Bhagawati (PhD,2009)

 

 

Geoinformatics
North East India
Protected Areas

   1. Pawe, C.K. & Saikia, A. (2018): Unplanned urban growth: land use/ land cover change in the Guwahati Metropolitan Area, India, Geografisk Tidsskrift-Danish Journal of  Geography,  118:1, 88-100.       

2.Sharma, K., Robeson, S. M., Thapa P, & Saikia A. (2017). Landuse/land-cover change and forest fragmentation in the Jigme Dorji National Park, Bhutan.Physical Geography, 38, 1: 18 - 35.      DOI: 10.1080/02723646.2016.1248212    

3. Bayas,J.L., Lesiv,M., ...Saikia,A......(2017).A global reference database of crowdsourced cropland data collected using the Geo-Wiki platform. Scientific Data, 4:170136 | DOI: 10.1038/sdata.2017.136                                             

4. Shah, S.K., Touchan, R., Babushkina, E., .... Saikia, A., …(2014). August to July precipitation from tree rings in forest-steppe zone of central Siberia (Russia). Tree-ring research, 71(1), 37-44                                                

5.Saikia, A., Hazarika, R. and Sahariah, D. (2013). Land use land cover change and fragmentation in the Nameri Tiger Reserve, India. Geografisk Tidsskrift-Danish Journal of Geography, 113: 1-10.                                                     

6. Hazarika, R. and Saikia, A. (2013). The pachyderm and the pixel: an assessment of elephant habitat suitability in Sonitpur, India. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34:15, 5317 5330.                                                             

7. Saikia, A (2009). NDVI variability in north east India. Scottish Geographical  Journal. 125,2:195-213.

8.Saikia, A. (2007) Here today, gone tomorrow? Tiger habitat suitability in Assam, India.Geographische Rundschau International 3,04:12-18.

Fulbright Scholar to Indiana University, Bloomington,  September 2011- April  2012.

UGC Research Award  2006-09 

International Foundation for Science Grantee,  2004-06   (IFS, Stockholm, Sweden)