IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

  • Santasmita  Das & P.K.Paul, “Selection of site for small hydel using GIS in the Himalayan region of India”, published in Journal of Spatial Hydrology, VOL 6, NO.1, Spring 2006. PP 17-28.
  • P.K.Paul & P.De, “ Matching of shovel-dumper at production planning stage – a mathematical approach.” Published in the journal of Mines Metals & Fuels, April 1989.
  • P.K.Paul & P.De, “Environmental impacts of coal mining on air, land, water and man: a subjective study.” Published in MINETECH, SEPT-OCT 1989.
  • P.K.Paul & P.De, “Monitoring ventilation and emission in underground coal mines – an updating.” Published in the  Indian Mining & Engineering Journal, March 1990.
  • P.K.Paul, P.Sen & P.De, “Open pit slope stability – an overview.” Published in MINETECH, JAN-FEB, 1992.
  • P.K.Paul, P.Sen & P.De, “Wedge failure analysis – a mathematical model” Published in the Transaction of  M.G.M.I, VOL 89, No. 1, April 1992.
  • P.K.Paul & K. Mukherjee, “Development of a MIS for underground metal mines.” Published in the journal of   Mines Metals & Fuels, JAN-FEB, 1994.
  • P.K.Paul, P.De & J.L.Chakrabarty, “Slope stability analysis a computer model.” Published in the journal of  The Institution of  Engineers, VOL 75, May 1994.
  • P.K.Paul, “Mine surveying” Published in the journal published on National Survey Day, 10TH April 1994.
  • P.K.Paul & P.De, “Nuclear blasting.” Published in the Indian Mining and Engineering Journal, VOL 33, No. 7, July 1994.
  • P.K.Paul, P.Sen & P.De, “Plane failure analysis – a computer model.” Published in  MINETECH, VOL 16, No, 1 & 2, January-April, 1995.
  • P.K.Paul, “Uranium mining – an overview.” Published in the Indian Journal of Engineers, VOL 24, No. 3 & 4, 1995.
  • P.K.Paul & S.Banerjee, “Dumping of muck in opencast working in Indian mines – some strategic aspects.” Published in Indian Journal of Engineers, VOL. 26, Annual Number 97, 1997.
  • P.K.Paul & P.De, “GPS – a new surveying tool.” Published in Coal Mining Technology and Management, VOL. 3, No.4, April 1998.
  • S.Sinha, P.Dutta &   P.K.Paul, “An approach to the use of cost model for prefeasibility study of large mechanised opencast iron ore mines.” Published in the Indian Mining and Engineering Journal, May 1999.
  • P.K.Paul “Global Positioning System – A tool for increasing productivity of opencast mines”. Published in the journal of The Institution of Engineers (India), 2000.
  • J.Banerjee & P.K. Paul  ,“ Ore transfer system – A concept of higher productivity and lower production cost”. Published in the  journal of Mines Metals & Fuels, March-April, 2000.
  • P.K.Paul, S.Mahapatra, V.Srivastava & D.Jugran,“Post mining scenario of the status of vegetation cover in Dehradun mining belt using RS and GIS”. Published in the journal of The Institution of Engineers (India), VOL 81, August 2000.
  • P.K.Paul & S. Das, “Methodology for site suitability analysis of mini hydel power plant using remote sensing and GIS – A case from darjeeling subdivision”, Published in Indian Journal of  Power and River Valley Development, 52, NO. 7 &8, 2002.
  • Sikdar, P.K, Chakraborty. S & Paul.P.K, “A GIS approach to evaluate the impact of integrated waste land development programme of Ghogha, Bhavnagar district, Gujrat, Published in Indian Journal of Earth Sciences, VOL. – 29, NO. 1-4, P.27-38, 2002.
  • Chakraborty.S & Paul P.K., “Identification of potential ground water zone in the Baghmundi block of Purulia district of W.B. using RS and GIS”, Published in The Journal of Geological Society of India, VOL. 64, 2004, pp 69-73
  • P.K.Paul & S.Das, “Development of a GIS-based environmental MIS for coal mining areas of West Bengal” Published in The Journal of Institute of Engineers, India,  Volume 87,  August, 2006.PP 30 –34.
  • S. Das & P.K. Paul, “ Remote Sensing and GIS application to identify sites for small hydel”, Published in the Indian Journal of Power and River valley development, July-August, 2006. PP 173-178.
  • P.K. Paul & P.De,“Novel methods in mining.” Published in the National Seminar on underground metal mining practices, held on December 28-29,1989, at IIT Kharagpur.
  • P.K.Paul & P.De, “Caving characteristics of Indian longwall coal measure rock.” Presented in the national seminar on “Advent of longwall mining in india – hurdles and remedies” held on 1ST March 1992 at Jhanjra Project, E.C.L.
  • P.K.Paul & S. Banerjee,“Hypermedia based interface for tracing finite element generated mappable features in GIS software.” Presented in the national seminar of the Computer Society of India “Application of GIS in industries”, October 30-31, 1995.
  • P.K.Paul, S.Das & S. Chakraborty,“Landuse and landcover change detection in and around Darjeeling town of West Bengal”, Presented in the national seminar on Remote Sensing and GIS- an integrated approach, organised by Indian Society of Remote Sensing, 12-13 March 2003, Kolkata.
  • P.K.Paul & S.Das, “Atlas on population characteristics and infrastructural facilities of eastern Rajasthan”, Presented in the sixth ESRI India conference, New Delhi, 23-24 April 2003.
  • P.K.Paul,“Indian metal mining industry – the changing scenario”, Published in the proceedings of the III international conference , Mining  Technique 2003, Department of Mining & Metallurgy, Cracov, Poland, 16-19 September 2003.
  • Sikdar.P.K, Chakraborty. S & Paul.P.K, “Modelling ground water potential zones in and around Raniganj coal mining area, Bardhaman district, W.B., using Remote Sensing and GIS”, Presented in the International Symposium on Water : crisis and strategies, organised by IIBB & CGWI, held on FEB 7 & 8, 2004, Kolkata.
  • Sikdar. P.K., Chakraborty.S & Paul.P.K., “ Groundwater potential zone and development plan of western part of Dwarkeswar watershed, Puruliya district, W.B. – a GIS & Remote Sensing approach’, Presented in the International Conference on Environment and Development, organised by ISS held on FEB. 4-8, 2004, Kolkata.

Courses Undertaken


Department of Mining Engineering , BESU, Shibpur - 7111 03, INDIA