Dr. VIJENDRAKUMAR PATEL

Faculty Details


  • Designation : Assistant Professor
  • Qualification : PhD.
  • Experience : 9 Years
  • Area Of Interest : Civil Engineering

Education Qualification

Research Interests:

Geo-Information (GIS, Remote Sensing) technology for tsunami hazards assessment, GIS/RS techniques for disaster risk reduction, Numerical modeling of tsunami wave and linear programming and optimization in water resources engineering

Educational Qualification

B.E. Civil from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, June 2003 ( I CLASS DISTINCTION)

M.E. Civil from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, June 2005 ( I CLASS DISTINCTION)

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)  from KSV, Gandhinagar, February 2016 Ph.D. research title “GeoinformationTechnology for Coastal Zone Management in the Gujarat against Tsunami Wave

Work Experience

Twelve (12) years of research and academic experience at 

  • Space Application Center/ ISRO, Ahmedabad
  • Ganpat University, Kherva 
  • Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, PDPU, Gandhinagar 
  • Government Polytechnic, Palanpur
  • Government Engineering College, Patan   

                          

Course Taught


Fluid Mechanics
Advanced Fluid Mechanics
Surveying
Advanced Surveying
Highway Engineering
Irrigation EngineeriNG
Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering

Training and Workshop

 

Sr. No

 

Name of Training

Sponsoring Authority/ Institute

 

Duration  

          

1

Managing People and Stress at Work

NITTTR

11-5-2015 To   15-5-2015

2

MATLAB and GIS Applications

ISTE & CTE

27-4-2015 To

8-5-2015

3

Application of Remote Sensing & Geographical Information System (GIS)

NITTTR

7-7-2014 To

11-7-2014

4

Induction Phase-II

NITTTR

2-12-2013 To   13-12-2013

5

Induction Phase-I

NITTTR

13-5-2013 To   24-5-2013

6

Computer Aided Engineering

IIT

17-1-2011 To   23-1-2011

7

Soft Computing Techniques in Water Resources Management

IIT

19-11-2007 To 23-11-2007

8

Approaches & Practices in Urban Transportation Planning

AICTE

5-1-2009 To

9-1-2009

9

Induction Training Programme

PDPU

15-3-2011 To   10-5-2011

10

Discrete Choice Modeling

NIT

21-12-2009 To 25-12-2009

11

EARTHQUAKE: System, Behavior & Design

ISTE

8-6-2008 To

14-6-2008

12

Advanced Soft Modeling Techniques in Watershed Management

UNIVERSITY

1-12-2008 To

5-12-2008

13

Testing of Construction Materials

INDUSTRIAL

16-12-2006 To 22-12-2006

14

Critical Issues in 21st Century for Civil Engineers

LDCE

29-11-2004 To   4-12-2004

15

Application of GIS, Remote Sensing & GPS in Civil Engineering

LDCE

10-11-2003 To 15-11-2003

TOTAL

 

 

 

 


Portfolios


1. Institute suporting member of R&B Civil Work and PWD Liaison Committee
2. Institute House Keeping Work
3. Deparatmental Coordinator of 100 point activity
4. Deparatmental Coordinator of Virtual Lab


International Journals

Emergency preparedness in the case of Makran tsunami: a case study on tsunami risk visualization for the western parts of Gujarat, IndiaTaylor & FrancisGeomatics Natural Hazard and Risk, DOI: 10.1080/19475705.2014.983188 (SCI Journal Taylor &Francis)

Cited in:

Hydrogen pipelines: Enhancing information visualization and statistical tests for global sensitivity analysis when evaluating multidimensional risks to support decision

2016- Elsevier

 

The confirmed realities and myths about the benefits and costs of 3D visualization and virtual reality in discrete event modeling and simulation: A descriptive meta 

2017 - Elsevier


Performance Comparison of NAMI DANCE and FLOW-3D® Models in Tsunami Propagation, Inundation and Currents using NTHMP Benchmark Problems

Pure and Applied Geophysics - Springer


Performance Assessment of NAMI DANCE in Tsunami Evolution and Currents Using a Benchmark Problem

Journal of Marine Science 2016


comparative evaluation of the effectiveness of virtual reality, 3D visualization and 2D visual interactive simulation: an exploratory meta-analysis

 SIMULATION, 2018


Tsunami Risk 3D Visualizations of Okha Coast, Gujarat (India), International Journal of Engineering Science and Innovative Technology, Vol. 2, pp 130-138.

 Cited in :

Can 3D Visualizations Really Convince Small Island Coastal Communities About the True Risks of Sea Level Rise?

Theory and Practice of Climate Adaption,  2018 – Springer

 Tsunami hazard assessment of Indian coast

Natural Hazards, 2016 - Springer

 Neo-deterministic definition of seismic and tsunami hazard scenarios for the territory of Gujarat (India)

 Earthquakes and their Impact on Society, 2016 – Springer

 Multi-hazards coastal vulnerability assessment of Goa, India, using geospatial techniques

2014 – Elsevier

 Applications of 3D city models: State of the art review

International Journal of Geo-Information

Simulation of 1945 Makran Ttsunami in the Arabian Sea and Tsunami Risk along Coast of Gujarat (India) International Symposium on “Advances in Earthquake Science (AES-. 2013)” was held during February 1-2, 2013 at Institute of Seismological Research, Gandhinagar ,Gujarat, India.


Tsunami Wave Forces On Coastal Structure. International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences (ICETAETS-2008) ISBN No: 978 – 81 – 906220 – 1 – 1

Remote Sensing Technique for Waterlogged and Salt Affected Area Detection.International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences (ICETAETS-2008) ISBN No: 978 – 81 – 906220 – 0 – 4

 Using Satellite, Aerial Imagery Generate 3D Model of Urban Buildings. International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences (ICETAETS-2008) ISBN No: 978 – 81 – 906220 – 1 – 1

 Delineation Of Degraded Land Due To Waterlogging And Salinization In The MRBC Command Area, Gujarat, Using Remote Sensing Technique. 6th International R&D Conference (Sustainable Development of Water and Energy Resources-Need and Challenges, Luknow - India)                                              

Updating Land Use/Land Cover Maps Using IRS-P6/1D LISS-III Satellite Data.6th International R&D Conference (Sustainable Development of Water and Energy Resources-Need and Challenges, Luknow - India)


National  Conferences

Remote Sensing-Based Land Use/Land Cover Mapping in Mahi Right Bank Canal Command Area, Gujarat. National Conference on Civil Engineering Meeting the Challenges of Tomorrow (CEMCT-2006). Ludhiana, Panjab. ISBN No: 81 – 8424 – 136 – 4

Role of Remote Sensing & GIS Technique in Water Resources Management. National Conference on Hydraulics and Water Resources (HYDRO-2007).Surat, Gujarat. ISBN No:  81 – 88901 – 32 – 6 

Optimization Techniques in Water Resources Management. National Conference on Infrastructure Development in Civil Engineering (IDCE-2008). NIT, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. ISBN No: 978 – 81 – 906531 – 3 – 8 

Yield and Water Productivity Impact of Pressurized Irrigation Technology on Alfalfa Crop over Flood Irrigation Technique. National Conference on Infrastructure Development in Civil Engineering (IDCE-2008). NIT, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. ISBN No: 978 – 81 – 906531 – 3 – 8 

Solution of Gradually Varied Flow Profile By Numerical Method. National Conference on Innovations & Applications of Mathematical Modeling Techniques in Engineering Systems. ADIT, New V.V.Nagar

A Review on Modeling of Tsunami Waves. National Conference on Innovations & Applications of Mathematical Modeling Techniques in Engineering Systems. ADIT, New V.V.Nagar

Reuse Of Waste Water For Irrigation. National Conference on Hydraulics and Water Resources (HYDRO-2007).Surat, Gujarat. ISBN No: 978 – 81 – 203 – 2230 – 1 

Remote Sensing - A Decision Making Tools for Civil Engineer. National Conference on Civil Engineering Challenges (CEC-09). NIT, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. ISBN No: 978 – 93 – 80043 – 34 – 0 

Tsunami Hazard from Earthquakes in the Western Indian Ocean. National Conference on Civil Engineering Challenges (CEC-09). NIT, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. ISBN No: 978 – 93 – 80043 – 34 – 0

Personal Institution Membership

 ISTE (INDIAN SOCIETY FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION) Life Time Membership: LM50025

Expert Lectures during NITTTR Faculty Development Training Programme

ISTE and CTE approved Short term Training Programme on “MATLAB and GIS Applications” at G.P. Ganghinagar” 8th May, 2015.

Short term Training Programme at NITTTR Bhopal on “Application of Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System (DCE-04)” on 10th July, 2014 for the faculty of Engineering Colleges, Polytechnics and Allied Institutes.

Short term Training Programme at NITTTR Extension Center Ahmedabad, on “Advances in Civil Engineering and Allied Disciplines (GUJ-29)” on 08th January, 2013 for the faculty of Engineering Colleges, Polytechnics and Allied Institutes

TEQIP-II sponsored STTP on “Application of Geo-Informatics in Civil Engineering” 13th October, 2015 at Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar for the faculty of Engineering Colleges.