Mr. G. Venkata Rao

Department:
Civil Engineering
Faculty Id:
VCE1528
Designation:
Assistant Professor
Vidwan-ID:
Years of Experience:
5 years
Employment Status:

Date of Birth:

05 June 1992

Area of Specialization:

Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems

Qualifications:

  1. Ph.D.: Remote Sensing and GIS, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, 2022 (Thesis Submitted)
  2. M.Tech: Remote Sensing and GIS, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, 2017
  3. B.Tech: Civil Engineering., Intell Engineering College, 2014

Academic Projects:

  1. Ph.D. Project: Research Title “Real-Time Flood Forecasting Using Rainfall Forecasts From Numerical Weather Prediction Models”
  2. M.Tech Project: Spatio-temporal monitoring of shifting cultivation using landsat images: Soft classification approach
  3. B.Tech Project: Studies related to strength and workability of rubber crete concrete.

PUBLICATIONS:

Journals (SCI indexed):

  1. Rao, G.V., Kumar, A., Sentil Kumar, A., Shashi, M., 2018. Spatio-Temporal Monitoring of Shifting Cultivation Using Landsat Images: Soft Classification Approach. Journal of Indian Society of Remote Sensing. 46, 1047–1052. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12524-018-0770-6 (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.563).
  2. Rao, G V, Reddy, K.V., Sridhar, V., 2020. Sensitivity of microphysical schemes on the simulation of post-monsoon tropical cyclones over the north Indian Ocean. Atmosphere (Basel). 11, 1–17. https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11121297 (SCI, Impact Factor: 2.686).
  3. Rao, G V, Venkata Reddy, K., Srinivasan, R., Sridhar, V., Umamahesh, N. V., Pratap, D., 2020. Spatio-temporal analysis of rainfall extremes in the flood-prone Nagavali and Vamsadhara Basins in eastern India. Weather Clim. Extrem. 29, 100265. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wace.2020.100265 (SCI, Impact Factor: 7.761).
  4. Prakash, G., Gupta, P.K., Rao, G.V., Pratap, D., 2021. Flood Inundation Mapping and Depth Modelling using Machine Learning algorithms and Microwave data. J. Geomatics 15, 221–229. (Peer Reviewed).
  5. Rao, G. V., V. R. Keesara, V. Sridhar, R. Srinivasan, N. V. Umamahesh, and D. Pratap, 2022: Evaluation of NCEP-GFS-based Rainfall forecasts over the Nagavali and Vamsadhara basins in India. Atmos. Res., 106326, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2022.106326 (SCI, Impact Factor: 5.965).
  6. Rao, G V, Nageswara Reddy N, Venkata Reddy, K., Sridhar, V., Srinivasan, R., Umamahesh, N. V., Pratap, D., 2022. Real-Time Flood Forecasting Using an Integrated Hydrologic and Hydraulic model for the Vamsadhara and Nagavali basins, Eastern India. Submitted to Journal of River Basin Management (Under Review) (SCI, Impact Factor: 2.200).

Book Chapters:

  1. Rao, G V, Venkata Reddy, K., Navatha, Y. (2020). Assessment of Microphysical Parameterization Schemes on the Track and Intensity of Titli Cyclone Using ARW Model. In: Dutta, D., Mahanty, B. (eds) Numerical Optimization in Engineering and Sciences. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 979. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-3215-3_4 (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.626)
  2. Ramya, M.N.S., Sivasankar, T., Ghosh, S., Rao, G V. (2021). A Remote Sensing and GIS Approach Toward the Analysis of Patel Milmet Dam Burst, Kenya. In: Rai, P.K., Singh, P., Mishra, V.N. (eds) Recent Technologies for Disaster Management and Risk Reduction. Earth and Environmental Sciences Library. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-76116-5_16 (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.250).
  3. Rao, G V., Venkata Reddy, K. (2022). Validation and Correction of GSMaP_Gauge Product Over the Nagavali Basin in Eastern India. In: Dikshit, A.K., Narasimhan, B., Kumar, B., Patel, A.K. (eds) Innovative Trends in Hydrological and Environmental Systems. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 234. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-0304-5_34 (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.460).

International Conferences:

  1. Rao, G V., Anil Kumar., And M Shashi., 2016. “Shift Cultivation Identification using Fuzzy Based Temporal Data”, in the National Symposium on “Recent Advances in Remote Sensing and GIS with Special Emphasis on Mountain Ecosystems” & Annual Conventions of Indian Society of Remote Sensing & Indian Society of Geomatics held during December 7 – 9, 2016 at Dehradun, India.
  2. Rao, G V., Venkata Reddy, K., Navatha, Y., 2019. “Assessment of Microphysical Parameterization Schemes on the Track and Intensity of Titli Cyclone Using ARW Model” in the International Conference on Numerical Optimization in Engineering and Sciences (NOIEAS-2019) during 19-21 June, 2019, at NIT Warangal, India.
  3. Rao, G V., K Venkata Reddy., And Y Navatha., 2019. “Impact of Grid Resolution on the Prediction of Tropical Cyclone FANI Using ARW Model” in the ISH – Hydro 2019 International Conference- Osmania University during December 17-19, 2019, at Hyderabad, India.
  4. Rao, G V., and Venkata Reddy, K. 2021. “Verification of GSMaP_Gauge rainfall product over the Nagavali basin in Eastern India” in the International Conference on ‘Innovative Trends in Hydrological and Environmental Systems (ITHES-2021)’ during 28th to 30th April, 2021 at NIT Warangal, India
  5. Rao, G V., Venkata Reddy, K., Srinivasan, R., Sridhar, V., Umamahesh, NV, Pratap, D., 2021. “Real-time Flood Forecasting Using an Integrated Hydrologic and Hydraulic Model on the Vamsadhara River in Eastern India” in the AGU Fall Meeting, New Orleans, LA USA. Online Everywhere, 13-17 Dec 2021.

WORKSHOPS/STP/GIAN PARTICIPATION:

  1. A two-week GIAN course on “Weather Radar and Hydrology” organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, during 05th – 17th March, 2018.
  2. A two-week GIAN course on “Numerical Weather Prediction” organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal during 18th – 29th June, 2019.
  3. A two-day in-house workshop on “Hydrological and Water Resources Modelling of River Basins under Climate Change Scenarios” organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal during 03rd – 04th July, 2019.
  4. A three-week in-house workshop on “SWAT for Managing and Modelling of Water Resources” organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal during 29th October to 14th November, 2019.
  5. A one-week in-house workshop on “Modelling and Analysis of Hydrological Extremes” organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal during 12th to 17th December, 2019.
  6. A four-day workshop on “From Knowledge to Action: A vision for resilient rural India” combinedly organized by National Institute of Technology Warangal and Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar, during 07th to 09th January, 2020.
  7. A five-day online workshop on “Introductory Workshop on SWAT Model” organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal during 05th to 08th April, 2021.
  8. A one-week online workshop on “Modelling and Management of Hydrologic Extremes” organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal during 09th to 14th April, 2021.