National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Faculty

Name : Mahesh Pal
Designation : Professor
Qualification : PhD
Current Address :

N.I.T. Campus, N I T Kurukshetra, 136119,Haryana

Phone 1 (office) : 01744 233356
Email : mahesh.pal@nitkkr.ac.in

Area Of Interest :

  • Classification and Feature selection with hyperspectral data
  • Deep learning for image classification
  • Kernel based classification of remote sensing data for land cover classification
  • Image Fusion
  • Application of soft computing/Deep Learning techniques in civil engineering
  • GIS application in Civil Engineering

Experience :

  • Teaching 27 years

Other :

Research Publications:

1. Journals:  79 Papers

  • International: 72
  • National : 7

 2. Conference / Seminar / Symposia etc.: 39

  • International : 25
  • National : 14

   3. Books / Monographs / Manuals (including year & publisher):    3 Book Chapters

Awards:

  • Commonwealth Scholarship (1999-2002) for PhD at University of Nottingham, UK
  • Commonwealth Fellowship (2008-09), University of Nottingham, UK
  • Fulbright-Nehru Senior Research Fellowship (2012-2013), West Virginia University, USA

Ph.D Supervised:

  • Completed :Four
  • In progress : One

M.Tech Dissertations : Six

Sponsored R & D Projects:

Project

Cost

Funding agency

Status

Upgradation of GIS facilities in Civil dept. 2004-2009

17.50 Lacs

DST

completed

Study of Ground water along Bhakra Main line- Hansi and Butana Branch using isotopic studies (co-investigator with Prof. KK Singh) DST-206/SP-2

12.134 Lacs

DST

Completed

FIST funding, SR/FST/ETI-392, 18-11-2015

2015-2020

165 Lacs

DST-FIST

Ongoing

Classification and feature selection of AVIRIS-NG airborne hyperspectral data for crop cover mapping/urban mapping, 15/12/2016

Rs 20.2 Lacs

SAC (ISRO) Ahmedabad

Ongoing

Fusion of Optical and Multi-frequency Multi-polarimetric SAR data for Enhanced Land Cover Mapping

Rs 17.23 Lacs

SAC (ISRO) Ahmedabad  Ongoing

Others :

on Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=ri0ahqMAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

  • Member of Editorial board: Remote Sensing Letters 
  • Associate Editor: International Journal of Remote Sensing
  • Review Work: More then 40 international journals

Link for My Students (Course Material):

  • https://ABCD.EF/#F!t0ADiAKa!7_lF8R1zymmLUxd5XkTytQ