National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP) of  ICAR, New Delhi Project
Centre for Advanced Agricultural Science and Technology
for Climate Smart Agriculture and Water Management(CAAST -CSAWM)
Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri, Tal. Rahuri, Dist. Ahmednagar 413 722

Dr. Sunil Arun Kadam


IT officer
B.Tech. (Ag.Engg.), M. Tech. (IDE), Ph. D. (IDE)

Educational Qualification

  • B. Tech. (Agril. Engg) with CGPA 8.52/10, securing First position from MPKV, Rahuri (1997)
  • M.Tech. (IDE) with CGPA 8.55/10.00 from MPKV, Rahuri (2000)
  • Ph. D. (IDE) with CGPA 8.85/10.000 from MPKV, Rahuri (2015)

Summary of Experience (as on 10.01.2018)

  • In the cadre of Junior Research Assistant :    03 years and 03 months
  • In the cadre of Assistant Professor          :    10 years and 03 months

Teaching and Learning

  • Participated in the course curricula development of different subjects in Irrigation and Drainage Engineering as per ICAR’s IV Dean, V Dean (for UG courses) and NCG (for PG courses)
  • Taught various subjects to graduate and postgraduate students and performed other related tasks such as exam paper setting/ examining/ evaluation of students at MPKV, Rahuri.
  • Recognized University teacher to supervise/ guide Post Graduate Students of MPKV, Rahuri 
  • Guided 3M. Tech Students and 8 B.Tech. projects (16 students)
  • In-plant Training Co-ordinator in the Department of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering for RS and GIS application related trainings since 2010.

Life Member of Professional Societies

  • Institution of Engineers (India)
  • Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE)
  • Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS)
  • Association of Agro meteorologist (AAM)

Externally Funded Projects

ICAR-IWMI Project on Enhancement of the Water Productivity in Canal Commands as Co-Investigator

RKVY Project “Irrigation Water Requirement Advisory Services”, as Co-Investigator

RKVY Project, “ Enhancement of groundwater recharge through open and bore wells as Co-Investigator    

Research Publications

Citation H-Index: 2 and Number of Citations: 16

  • Research Papers in Journal: 22
  • Full length Research Papers in the Proceedings of Conferences/Seminars: 9
  • Autors of Books/Technical Bulletins: 3
  • Editorial Committee Member of Books: 1

Awards

  • ISAE Convention Memorial Gold Medal for being First in B.Tech. (Ag. Engg.) in 1997
  • Shri. Bancilal Mulchand Dayama Gold medal for being First in B.Tech. (Ag. Engg.) in 1997
  • Engineering Achievement Award from Ahmednagar Local Centre of Institution of Engineers (India) for “Excellent performance and remarkable work in engineering field” in 2015.

Special topics of interest:

  • RS and GIS applications in Water Resource management.
  • Irrigation water management