Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
Volume 3 (2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
Rock Mechanics
A Review on Analysis and Mitigation Strategies for Landslide Risk Management: Case studies of Nainital, Satluj Valley, Pipalkoti, Jhakri, Panjpiri in Indian Himalayan Region, India

Tanya Thakur; Kanwarpreet Singh; Abhishek Sharma

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 June 2024


  Landslides affecting life and property losses has become a serious threat in various countries worldwide which highlights the importance of slope stability and mitigation. The methods and tools employed for slope stability analysis, ranging from traditional limit equilibrium methods to worldly-wise numerical ...  Read More

Analysis of Land Subsidence in Joshimath Township using GIS and Remote Sensing

Kaustubh Sinha; Priyangi Sharma; Anurag Sharma; Kanwarpreet Singh; Murtaza Hassan

Volume 15, Issue 3 , May 2024, , Pages 817-843


  In this expansive study, a thorough analysis of land subsidence in the Joshimath area has been conducted, exercising remote sensing (RS) and Geographic Information System (Civilians) tools. The exploration encompasses colourful pivotal parameters, including Annual Rainfall, Geology, Geomorphology, and ...  Read More

Sustainable Utilization of Waste Foundry Sand and Sodium Chloride in Soil Stabilization

Sehla Altaf; Kanwarpreet Singh; Abhishek Sharma

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2023, , Pages 897-908


  The expansion and contraction properties of black cotton soil make it a challenging task to construct structures on it. Hence, modifying its expansion and contraction behavior is imperative to make black cotton soil appropriate for construction purposes. This study aims to assess the geo-technical properties ...  Read More

Applications of GIS and Remote Sensing in Highway Project: a Review

Devraj Dhakal; Salad Omar Abdi; Kanwarpreet Singh; Abhishek Sharma

Volume 14, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 375-388


  The highway contributes significantly to human existence by providing safe, dependable, and cost-effective services that are environmentally friendly and promote economic progress. Highway projects need extensive planning to prevent work revisions, save time and cost, and increase job efficiency. Without ...  Read More

Estimation of Land Surface Temperature of Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab, India

Kaustubh Sinha; Priyangi Sharma; Kanwarpreet Singh; Sushindra Kumar Gupta; Abhishek Sharma

Volume 14, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 527-544


  Land surface temperature (LST) is one of the most important geological features of any area in the present times. During the study, the information regarding the land surface temperature is calculated using the Arc-GIS software. The LANDSAT 8 (2022) and LANDSAT 4-5 (2001 and 2011) satellite images are ...  Read More

Landslide Susceptibility Assessment using Remote Sensing and GIS-a Review

Vanshika Bhardwaj; Kanwarpreet Singh

Volume 14, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 133-154


  Natural hazards are naturally occurring phenomena that might lead to a negative impact on the environment and also on the life of living beings. These hazards are caused due to adverse conditions of weather and climate events, and also due to certain human activities that are harmful to the environment. ...  Read More

Rock Mass Classification Techniques and Parameters: a Review

Areeba Qazi; Kanwarpreet Singh

Volume 14, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 155-178


  The rock mass classification system is utilized to categorize rocks, and has been used in engineering projects and stability investigations. It focuses on the parameters of rock mass and engineering applications, which include tunnels, slopes, foundations, etc. Rock mass classification is valuable in ...  Read More