Patra, Sridhar

PhD Researcher

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  • Sridhar Patra
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-FLORES
    OFFICE:
    UNU-FLORES, Ammonstrasse 74, Dresden, 01067, Germany
    E-MAIL:
    patra@unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +49 351 8921 9370
    NATIONALITY:
    India

    Research Interests

    • Impact of climate change on soil and water resources
    • Integrated watershed management
    • Soil erosion-carbon dynamics studiesSoil erosion-carbon dynamics studies

    Education

    • M. Tech (Water Resources Development and Management), IIT Kharagpur, India

    Biographical Statement

    Sridhar Patra (India) is a PhD researcher in the Soil and Land-Use Management unit at UNU-FLORES. His research focus is on establishing impact of soil erosion on soil organic carbon dynamics in agro-ecosystems using modelling as well as experimental approaches. Before joining UNU-FLORES, Patra has been working for the past 10 years as a scientist for ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil and Water Conservation. He has been involved in research, development and training in soil and water conservation in different agro-ecological regions of India. Patra obtained his Bachelor in Agricultural Engineering from the Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology in India and Master in Water Resources Development and Management from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.