Manash Jyoti Nath

Manash Jyoti Nath

Assistant Professor

MA (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)

Population Geography, Medical Geography and Geoinformatics

Department of Geography
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014


Population Geography

Medical Geography 


Paper Published

1.   Bijoy K Handique, Siraj A Khan, Prafulla Dutta, Manash J Nath, Abdul Qadir, PLN Raju (June 2016), Spatial Correlations of Malaria Incidence Hotspots with Environmental Factors in Assam, North East India; ISPRS Annals of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Vol 03 No. 8, pp 51-56, DOI: 10.5194/ISPRS-Annals-III-8-51-2016.

2.    Dipam Saikia & Manash Jyoti Nath (Mar 2015), Design of an integrated solid waste management mechanism: a model design for Tezpur municipal area, Assam; IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology. Vol. 09, No. 3, pp 46-53, DOI: 10.9790/2402-09314653. e-ISSN: 2319-2402,p- ISSN: 2319-2399.

3.   M. J. Nath, A. K. Bora, K. Yadav, P. K. Talukdar, S. Dhiman, I. Baruah & L. Singh (June 2013), Prioritizing areas for malaria control using geographical information system in Sonitpur district, Assam, India; Public Health. Vol. 127, No. 6, pp. 572–578, DOI:10.1016/j.puhe.2013.02.007. ISSN: 0033-3506 (Print), Impact Factor – 1.475

4.   Manash J Nath, Ashok Bora, P. K. Talukdar, N. G. Das, Sunil Dhiman, I. Baruah and Lokendra Singh (Feb 2012), A Longitudinal study of malaria associated with deforestation in Sonitpur district of Assam, India; Geocarto International. Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 79–88, DOI: 10.1080/10106049.2011.613485. ISSN: 1010-6049 (Print) 1752-0762 (Online), Impact Factor – 1.370

5.    Kavita Yadav, Manash Jyoti Nath, Pranab Kumar Talukdar, Prashant Kumar Saikia, Indra Baruah and Lokendra Singh (Jan 2012) Malaria risk areas of Udalguri district of Assam, India: a GIS-based study; International Journal of Geographical Information Science. Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 123–131, DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2011.576678. ISSN: 1365-8816 (Print) 1362-3087 (Online), Impact Factor – 1.655

6.    Bipul Rabha, D. Goswami, Sunil Dhiman, N. G. Das, P. K. Talukdar, M. J. Nath, Indra Baruah, R. K. Bhola & Lokendra Singh (April 2012). A cross sectional investigation of malaria epidemiology among seven tea estates in Assam, India; Journal of Parasitic Diseases. Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 1-6. DOI 10.1007/s12639-011-0070-3. ISSN: 0971-7196 (Print) 0975-0703 (Online)

7.    Mridul Chetia, Soumya Chatterjee, Saumen Banerjee, Manash J. Nath, Lokendra Singh, Ravi B. Srivastava and Hari P. Sarma (Feb 2011), Groundwater arsenic contamination in Brahmaputra river basin: a water quality assessment in Golaghat (Assam), India; Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. Vol.173, No. (1-4), pp. 371-385. DOI 10.1007/s10661-010-1393-8. ISSN: 0167-6369 (Print) 1573-2959 (Online), Impact Factor – 2.400


Book Chapter Published

Manash Jyoti Nath (2015); Geographic Information System and its Applications in K. C. Upadhayya, D. Saikia and P. J. Saikia (eds) Understanding Geography; Global Offset (Press), Tezpur, pp. 167-180, ISBN-978-93-85123-14-6

Priyanka Dey and Manash Jyoti Nath (2017); Population Growth and Infiltration: Related Problems in Assam in P. Borthakur, L. Saikia and E.A.Huda (eds) Resources and Challenges in North East India; Chandra Prakash, Panbazar, Guwahati -781001, pp. 184-198, ISBN-978-81-244-0444-7

From Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Ministry of Defence (July 2006 - July 2011).

From Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) project funded under Earth Observations applications Mission  (EOAM), NESAC, Ministry of Space (September 2011 - August 2013).