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Kansal M.L.
M.L. Kansal Head Of Department mlkfwt[at]iitr.ac.in +91 - 1332 - 285749
Areas of Interest
  • Water Resources , Planning & Management
  • Water Supply, Rural & Urban
  • Hydropower System Planning, Sustainable Development, E-Flows
  • Water Quality , Monitoring & Modelling
  • Performance Evaluation , Water Resources Projects
  • Hydraulics of Flow, Pipe & Open Channel
  • Hydrology, Surface and Sub-surface Hydrology
  • System Design / Optimization Techniques, Application in Water Resources Problems
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
2008On GoingProfessorWRD&M, IIT Roorkee
20012008Associate ProfessorWRD&M, IIT Roorkee
19962001Asstt. Professor DCE, Delhi
19911996Lecturer DCE, Delhi
19901991Scientist-BNIH, Roorkee
19891990Research ScholarIIT Delhi
19861989Research FellowWRMC, REC Kurukshetra
19851986Quality Control ErPrivate
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
NEEPCO Chair ProfessorIIT Roorkee2018
JPSS Chair Professor (Hydropower)IIT Roorkee2013-17
Visiting International Fellow (VIF-2011)EWRI of ASCE, USA2011
Gold medal for best paper during the 12th Annual Convention at Vigyan Bhawan, New DelhiIndian Building Congress (IBC) 2006
Star Performer on the basis of overall performance during the academic year 2004-05IIT Roorkee2004-05
Best Paper AwardIndian Water Works Association (IWWA)2004
Commendation Certificate twice for best paperIndian Building Congress (IBC) 1999 &2003
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Ph.D.Civil EngineeringDelhi University1997
Post Graduate Diploma Operations ManagementI.G.N.O.U. Delhi1996
M.Tech.Civil EngineeringK.U.Kurukshetra1988
B.Sc.Civil EngineeringK.U.Kurukshetra1985
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
20162017Chief Advisor SportsIIT Roorkee
20152015Chief Election Officer SAC-2015IIT Roorkee
20122013Associate Dean of Students Welfare (ADOSW) (Foreign Students)IIT Roorkee
20082011Associate Dean of Students Welfare (ADOSW) (Mess) & Chairman, Co-ordinating Committee of Bhawans IIT Roorkee
20082009Deaputy Chief Advisor Sports (Admn.)IIT Roorkee
20062008Chief WardenAzad Bhawan
20022003Deputy ChairmanUPR-2002, JEEP-2003
19992001Incharge Examination cellD.C.E Delhi
20002000Deputy Chairman, College Convocation, D.C.E., Delhi
19981998Co-ordinator, B.Tech. Entrance Exam, D.U., Delhi
19931998Member of B.E. Admission CommitteeD.U., Delhi
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Feasibility Study for Flood Protection Works in Satluj River Basin in Kinnaur DistrictHimachal Irrigation Deptt.2016
Vetting of Balawala G.O.H. Water Supply Scheme, Doiwala, DehradunUttarakhand Peyjal Sansthan Vikas Evam Nirman Nigam2015
A Part Study on "Piloting of E-Flow assessment Methodology for the Sunderbans Ecosystem"IUCN, New Delhi2014
Vetting of Mussoore Phalpatti-Surkanda Devi, GOV Pumping Water Supply SchemeUttarakhand Peyjal Sansthan Vikas Evam Nirman Nigam, Dehradun2014
Vetting of Suridhar Water Supply SchemeUttarakhand Peyjal Sansthan Vikas Evam Nirman Nigam, Dehradun 2014
A Review Study on Hydropower and its Impact on GHGs Emissions, WAPCOS India Ltd.WAPCOS2013
Impact of Climate and Land Use Change on Hydrological Response of Beas BasinDST New Delhi2011
A Review Study on Release of Environmental Flows for Hydroelectric ProjectsWAPCOS2011
Vetting of Design for Silt Excluder and Ejector for Ramganga Barrage, UPM/S Ghanaram Engineers & contractors, Jhansi 2011
Vetting of G & D Site Data for Bowala Nandprayag and Nadprayag Langashu HEPs for 2011-12M/s Geo-Tech India, Roorkee2011
Planning & Design for UGPL type Micro Irrigation Under SS ProjectM/s Jyoti Build Tech. Pvt. Ltd., Lucknow2011
Design of D/S Guide Bund for Uttari DamIrrigation Department, Lalitpur2011
Vetting of Design for Small Siphon Aquaducts from Arjun Sahayak PariyojanaTechnocare Lucknow2010
Evaluation of GBPIHEDMEF, GOI2009
Basin Study for Lohit BasinWAPCOS2009
Basin Study for Bischom BasinWAPCOS2009
Environmental Flow Study for Dhamwari Sundra HEP Goyal Group, Delhi,2009
PFR for Guchupani Water Supply SchemeUttarakhand Irrigation Department2008
Residual Life Study of Effluent ChannelECPL Vadodara2007
Hydrological Study of Jamrani Multipurpose Project Uttarakhand Irrigation Department2006
Establishment of Gauge & discharge Sites at Nand Prayag and TamakUttaranchal Jal Vidyut Nigam2006
Design of Hindon Aqueduct on Deoband Branch Feeder CanalUttarpradesh Irrigation Department 2005
Memberships
  • North India Chapter of Environmental & Water Resources Institute, Founder president since 2010
  • Institution of Engineers (India) (FIE (I)), Life Fellow
  • Charted Engineer (I), Institution of Engineers, India, Life Fellow
  • Indian Water Works Association (FIWWA), Life Fellow
  • Indian Water Resources Society (FIWWA), Life Fellow
  • Indian Association of Hydrologists (FIAH), Life Fellow
  • ASCE and EWRI, Associate Member (2011 to 2016)
  • Indian Association of Hydrologists, Executive member (2005-08, 2009-onwards)
  • Roorkee Local Centre of the Institution of Engineers (India), Executive member (2004-06)
  • Indian Water Resources Society, Executive member (2002-05)
  • Faculty Forum of IIT Roorkee, Executive member (2007-09)
  • Indian Society for Hydraulics (LMISH), Life Member
  • Institute of Urban Transport (India) (LMIUT), Life Member
  • Indian Society of Technical Education (LMISTE), Life Member
  • Indian Association of Agro-meteorologists, Member (2016 onwards)
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Performance evaluation of an urban water distribution network, a case study of IIT- RoorkeeChristover Charles Mahenge
Transboundary Issues in Mekong River Basin DevelopmentElibariki E. Mwanga
Reservoir Sedimentation Pattern and Assessment of its Residual LifeDwoki Justin Sam
Agricultural Sustainability assessment in Salima District of MalawiMayamiko Mathews Kombi
Sustainable Management of Sudd SwampNyombe Richard Loboso
A Study of Water Supply to Durame Town in EthiopiaTeshome Mekete
Assessment and Management of watershed sustainability using GIS and remote sensing-A case study of GSaramadie Thorlu Bangura
Water balance study of Taloqan sub river basin in AfghanistanEsmatullah Nikpai
Design and implementation of a low cost grid connected hydro power systemAugustine Amara
Study of Amu River Bank protection in AfghanistanAbbas S Fazeli
River training structures using Trial Dykes and Jack Jetty systemUmesh Kumar Gupta
A study of urban drainage system-A case study of GurgaonNitin Kumar Nagarwal
Irrigation planning and scheduling for improving water productivity-A case study Deogratius Nyamsha
Sustainability assessment of an irrigation system –A case study of Doho in Eastern UgandaEkadu Silas
Conjunctive water use planning in irrigation system for enhancing water use and water productivityAlemayehu Yadesha Emana
Rainfall-runoff modelling using ANNNidhi Kalyani
Rainwater Harvesting as a Renewable Source of Drinking Water in Saline Groundwater Areas – A Case StAnurag Sharma
Sustainability Assessment of Water Supply Schemes in Nepal - A Case Study of Khairenitaar and Parsa Ashish Mani Lamichhane
Flood Hotspot Identification and Mitigation – A Case Study of BiharPrashant Kumar
Flood Impact on Hydrology, Environment, Life and Policy (HELP) in BiharAbhishek Kishore Kumar
Drought Assessment using SPI in Marathwada Region of IndiaMegha Salve
River Water Quality Index Assessment – A Case StudyBenny Komba
Flood Risk Analysis and Mapping for a Himalayan RiverAvinash Thakur
Travelling Salesman Problem Solution using Ant Colony Optimization TechniqueSubash Sethi
Extraction from Wastes in High Rise BuildingsUlhas Manan
Assessment of Urban Water Quality Service - A Case Study of Cape Town in GhanaN Y Patrick
Sustainability Assessment of Rural Water Supply Schemes in UttarakhandLt. Col. Hemant Joshi
Drinking Water Sustainability Assessment for an Indian Metropolitan City – A Case Study of DelhiNitu Singh
Assessment of Green House Gas Emissions from Storage Based Hydropower SchemesAnvesh Gunjuluri
Assessment of Customers' Satisfaction for Water Supply in Few Cities of TanzaniaIvor Joseph Ndimbe
Computer Aided Design of a PenstockNavin Kumar Jha
Reliability Assessment of a Power System – A Case Study of IIT Roorkee CampusStuti Gupta
A Study on Environmental Flow Estimation for a Casacade Type Hydropower DevelopmentMulenga Musonda
Estimation of Hydrulic Roughness Parameters for Boulder StreamsDerese Admasu Tessema
Optimization of Construction Equipment Selection for Earth Moving OperationsMengistu Kebebe
Sustainable Development Contribution Assessment of CDM based Renewable Energy ProjectsRajat Samuel
Performance Evaluation of Power System Components using Fault Tree AnalysisSanchit Saran Agarwal
Assessment of Rice Production under Changing Climatic Conditions of Karawang (Indonesia)Eka Prasetyawati
Long Term Electricity Demand Forecasting for UttarakhandNitin Gupta
Distribution Network in Urban Water SupplyTandin Dorje
Downscaling of Climate Variables using Support Vector MachineMurtiningrum Kuji
Hydropower and Flood Year Prediction Using Grey ModelsNavavi Ahmad
Long term Wave Forecasting Using ANNBal Krishna
Basin Study for Environmental Flow Assessment in Hydropower DevelopmentJefry Luna
Performance Evaluation of a Collector well using MODFLOWBayu Kusuma
Optimal Operation of Pumps for Urban Water Distribution SystemsRecardo C Olarte
Slurry Transport in a Pipe lineDwi Asika Sari
Determination of Critical Velocity for Slurry Transport in PipelineFery Moun Hepy sbi Assidiqi
Design of Water Treatment Plant for a Hilly TerrainIssac L Ralte
Design & Operation of a Pumping Station for a Water Supply SystemMohd. Elfaitih Khalil Yousif
Agricultural Risk Management’I Nyoman Suwarno
Hydrological Analysis for a Multi-Purpose Water Resources Project – A Case StudyEko Murwanto
Optimal Scheduling of Activities in a Construction ProjectHasbi Assidiqi
Urban Drainage Planning of Palembang City – A Case StudyJoni Rahalsyah Putra
EIA as applied to Water Resources ProjectsAmit Kumar Sinha
Hydrologic and Hydraulic Design of BridgesV. T. Long
Use of Fuzzy Logics for Reservoir Operation PolicyAnggara Wiyono Wit Saputra
Simulation Based Performance Evaluation of an Urban Water Distribution NetworkHeru Setiadi
Design of Water Distribution Network using Non Linear ProgrammingRoy P Perdede
Computer Aided Design of Aggregate Production for a Concrete PlantYakob Tamu Ama Lay
Reliability Based Design of Pumping Station for an Urban Water Supply SchemeKiswarman
Optimization of Dewatering and Excavation Cost for Construction of Power PlantDwi Agus Rahsetiyo
Seepage Losses from a Canal Conveying a Varying DischargeAgustini Ernawati
Inter Basin Water Transfer and Water Balance Study of Mahanadi Basin at ManibhadraRajnikanta Biswal
Reliability Evaluation of a Hydropower StationJeebachh Mandal
An Appropriate Forecasting Technique for Electrical Energy DemandTemesgen Abebe
Optimal Design of Well-Point System for DewateringDin Din
Strategies for Efficient Use of Irrigation Water in Bhairhawa Lumbini Ground Water Irrigation ProjecShyam Bahadur Karki
Study to Improve Operation and Maintenance of Nam Huam Irrigation System in Lao PDRBoun Hom Silimanotham
A study of Water measuring Devices on Irrigation ChannelsVivarath Sihabouj
Performance Based Reservoir Operation for Sustainable Management of Water ResourcesRofel Hmar
Optimal Design of a Water Distribution NetworkMs Kumari Indu Jaiswal
An Analytic Approach for Reliability Assessment of Water Distribution NetworksSanjay Kumar
Computer Aided Simulation and Optimization of the Water Distribution Network SystemsRaheja, N
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Performance Evaluation of Urban Water Supply SchemeBahar AdemO2018
Resilience Assessment and Capacity Augmentation of an Urban Drainage SystemOsheenO2018
Soil Health Assessment and Management for Improving ProductivityLingaraj DhalO2017
Sustainable Management of Hydropower Schemes under Risks and UncertaintiesSanchit Saran AgarwalO2014
Snowpack Estimation and its Impact on River Flow RegimeSandeep ShuklaA2012
Planning of Interbasin transfer for sustainable water management in EthiopiaDereje Adeba GerbiA2012
Performance Evaluation and Strategic Planning of Water Supply in Hilly AreasSham Kumar SharmaA2012
Irrigation Performance and Water Management Practices in Salt affected AreaK K MahantaA2010
A Study on Design Aspects of Radial Collector WellsKailash BisnoiA2010
Watershed Sustainability Index Framework and its Estimation for a WatershedSurendra Kumar ChandnihaA2010
Multi-Criteria Decision Making for Engineering & Management OroblemsKrishna Pratap SinghA2009
A Study on Pollutant Transport in a StreamMuthuKrishna vellaisamy K.A2007
Performance Assessment of a Radial Collector Well near a StreamMohd. FahimuddinA2007
Water Quality Modelling and Monitoring in Distribution Systems Mrs. Geeta AroraA2004
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, and Virginia Tech., Blacksburg, USA For presenting 3 papers during EWRI Congress, and delivered Invited talks at Nebraska and Virginia Tech. and interacted with Ph.D. students.June 2018
Austin, Texas, IOWA state University, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, MIT Boston, USA Paper presented during EWRI CongressMay 2015
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Bangkok, Thailand As an Peer-Review and Joint Research Team member for participating in a meeting on Environmental Flow for Sundarbans Ecosystem, An Indo-Bangladesh ProjectNov. 2014
Portland, Oregon and IOWA State University, USA Presented paper during EWRI CongressJune 2014
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Dhaka, BangladeshAs a member of JRT for Pilot project on E-Flows for Ecosystem Sundarbans, an Indo-Bangladesh ProjectMay 2014
Fiji National University, FijiAs Visiting Faculty & invited Expert to discuss various issues related flood, irrigation schemes, and drinking water in Fiji and to deliver expert lectures on Water Conservation and Flood Control and on Drinking Water IssuesJuly 2012
College of Engineering, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan, S. Korea As Visiting Professor & invited Expert to discuss various issues related to Collector Wells for Urban Water Supply SystemsJune 2010
NEC, Kathmandu, NepalAs invited Expert for Regional ConferenceMay 2010
ENGEES, Strasbourg, FranceAs Visiting Professor & invited Expert to deliver special lectures and to discuss various issues related to Urban Water Supply SystemsJune 2008
Gold Coast, AustraliaAs Keynote Presenter during Asia Pacific Water and Sewer Systems Modelling SeminarApril 2009
2iE Institute, Ouagadougou, Burkina FasoAs Visiting Professor to deliver expert lectures on Urban Water SupplyNov. 2008
Chandigarh UniversityChief Guest and delivered a talk in National Conference on integrated perspectives on watershed urbanization, hydrology and flood management WUFM-2017, on “Integrated Flood Risk Management-A Case Study of Bihar”April 2017
CSSRI, HaryanaAs an expert for the 2 days brainstorming session on Piped irrigation system and pressurized irrigation network, organized jointly with Haryana Irrigation Research and Management Institute (HIRMI)May 2017
HBTI, KanpurKeynote speaker for ICMERWRS-2017March 2017
SVNIT, SuratDelivering lecture during short term training programme on River Flood Modelling and Analysis at CEDDec. 2016
NIT PatnaExpert and delivered as talk on "River Health Assessment and Need for Comprehensive Guidelines for River Health Policy”, National seminar on Rejuvenation of River GangaMar. 2015
CSSRI, KarnalAs an expert for the 2 days brainstorming session conducted by Irrigation and Water Resources Department of HaryanaAug. 2015
BBA University, LucknowSpeaker in National WorkshopMay 2015
Jadavpur University and Sundarbans area, KolkataSubject ExpertNov. 2014
GEC AurangabadExpert LectureDec. 2013
NIT KurukshetraExpert Lecture on Water Conservation – Issues & Challenges2009
Participation in short term courses
Couse NameSponsored ByDate
RS & GIS Applications to Water ResourcesIndian Institute of Remote Sensing05/05/2003
International advanced Course on Water Resources AssessmentWater Engineering Research and Development Centre, Turkish Water Foundation, Istanbul (Turkey)30/08/2004
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
Sustainable Technologies for Intelligent Water Management IWRS & WRDMFeb. 2018
Hydropower Development and Management – Thinking Ahead IWRS & WRD&MMar. 2017
Challenges in Irrigation Management for Food Security IWRS & WRD&MNov. 2016
Books Authored

Books

  1. “System Analysis Techniques in Water Resources Management”, Turkish Water Foundation, Turkey, (2005) as single author.
  2. “Challenges in the Management of Water Resources & Environment in the Next Millennium”, Delhi, (1999) (Best Selling Book at Bagchi.com $ 32.68) as joint author (Ed.).
  3. Proceedings of “Water and Environment – Issues and Challenges, WRD&M, IIT Roorkee, (2002) (Ed.).

Book Chapters

  1. Kansal M.L. (2018) Issues and Challenges of River Health Assessment in India. In: Singh V., Yadav S., Yadava R. (eds) Water Resources Management. Water Science and Technology Library, vol 78. Springer, Singapore.
  2. Chandniha S.K., Kansal M.L. (2018) Water Sustainability Assessment Under Climatic Uncertainty—A Case Study of Chhattisgarh (India). In: Singh V., Yadav S., Yadava R. (eds) Climate Change Impacts. Water Science and Technology Library, vol 82. Springer, Singapore.
Refereed Journal Papers

International Journals

  1. Kansal, M.L., Kumar, A. & Sharma, P.B., (1995). Reliability Analysis of Water Distribution Systems Under Uncertainty”, Reliability Engg. & System Safety, Vol 50, No.1, pp. 51-59.
  2. Kumar, A and Kansal, M L Discussion on "Reliability Analysis of Water Distribution Systems", J  Env Engg, ASCE, September, Vol 121, No. 9, pp. 674-77, (1995).
  3. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Arora G, “Identification of Monitoring Stations in Water Distribution System” ASCE, Journal of Env. Engg., Aug., Vol. 123, No. 8, pp. 746-52, (1997).
  4. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Kumar Sanjay, Discussion on Systemic Analysis of Urban Water Supply and Growth Management”, Journal of Urban Planning & Development, ASCE, September, Vol. 124, No. 3, pp. 135-138, (1998).
  5. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Arora G, Closure of “Identification of Monitoring Stations in Water Distribution System” Journal of Env. Engg., ASCE, Feb., Vol. 125, No. 2, pp. 203-204, (1999).
  6. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Arora G, Discussion on “Inverse Modeling of Chlorine Concentration in Pipe Networks Under dynamic conditions” Journal of Env. Engg., ASCE, pp. 296-297, March, (1999).
  7. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L, Minocha, V K and Kumar Sanjay, Discussion on “Risk Analysis of Traffic and Revenue Forecasts for Road Investment Projects”, Journal of Infrastructure Development & Planning, ASCE,  September, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 112-114, (1999).
  8. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Arora G, Discussion on “Detecting Accidental Contaminations in Municipal Water Networks”, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, September, Vol. 125, No. 5, pp. 308-310, (1999).
  9. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Kumar Sanjay, Discussion on Condition Assessment of Water Supply Infrastructure”, Journal of Infrastructure Development & Planning, ASCE, December, Vol. 5, No., 4, pp. 160-161, (1999).             
  10. Kansal, M.L. and Kumar, A. “Computer Aided Reliability Analysis of Water Distribution Networks”, International Journal of Modelling & Simulation, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 264-273, (2000).
  11. Arora, G and Kansal, M L, Discussion on “Performance of Various Kinetic Models for Chlorine Decay” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, September, Vol. 127, No. 5, pp. 349-351, (2001).
  12. Kansal, M L, and Arora, G, Discussion on “EXPLORE – Hybrid Expert System for Water Supply Management” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, Nov.-Dec., Vol. 127, No. 6, pp. 415-416, (2001).
  13. Kansal, M L, and Arora, G, Discussion on “Reliability as Tool for Hydraulic Network Planning” Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, January, Vol. 128, No. 1, pp. 127, (2002).
  14. Kansal, M L, and Arora, G, Discussion on “Optimal Operation of Water Distribution Pumps Considering Water Quality” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, July-August, Vol. 128, No. 4, pp. 307, (2002).
  15. Kansal, M.L., & Verma, Shuchi “An Efficient Technique for Failure Assessment in a Distribution Network”, International Journal of Modeling & Simulation, Vol. 25, No. 4, 2005, pp. 269-276.
  16. Kansal, M.L., Das, Devadutta, & Mandal, Jeebachh “Performance Assessment of a Hydropower Station using Fault Tree Analysis”, International Journal of Water & Energy, Vol. 62, No. 3, pp 44-55, 2005.
  17. Kansal, M.L., Devi, Sunita. “An Improved Algorithm for Connectivity Analysis of Distribution Networks”, Rel. Engg. & System Safety, Vol 92, No.10, 295-1302, (2007).
  18. Kusum Deep, M.L. Kansal, K P Singh. “Ranking of Alternatives in Fuzzy Environment using Integral Value”, Journal of Mathematics, Statistics, and Allied Fields (Scientific Journals International), Vol. 1, No. 2, (2007).
  19. Fery M. Hepy, Z. Ahmad, and Kansal, M L. “Critical velocity for slurry
    transport through pipeline”, Journal of Dam Engineering, Vol. XIX, 3, pp 169-184, (2008).
  20. Mohd Fahimuddin, Govinda C Mishra and Mitthan L  Kansal. “Groundwater Recharge Through a Multi-Aquifer Shaft Near a Flooding Stream”, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 14, 1, pp. 84-90, (2009).
  21. Muthukrishnavellaisamy. K, G. C. Mishra, N. C. Ghosh and M. L. Kansal. “Estimation of stream water quality parameter using regime channel theory”, Journal of Environmental Geology, Springer-Verlag, Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 899-908, (2009).
  22. Kusum Deep, K P Singh, M.L. Kansal, and Chander Mohan. “Management of multipurpose multi-reservoir using fuzzy interactive method”, Journal of Water Resources Management, Vol. 23, No. 14, pp. 2987-3003, (2009).
  23. Kusum Deep, K P Singh, M.L. Kansal, and Chander Mohan. “A real coded genetic algorithm for solving integer and mixed integer optimization problems”, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computations, Vol. 212 No. 2, pp. 505-518, (2009).
  24. Kansal, M.L. and  I Nyoman Suwarno “Integrated Agricultural Risk Management in Way Jepara Area of Indonesia”, International Journal of Irrigation & Drainage, Vol. 59, No. 5, pp. 506-523, June (2009).
  25. Kusum Deep, K. P. Singh, M. L. Kansal and C. Mohan: “A Fuzzy Interactive Approach to Portfolio Management”, OPSEARCH, Springer, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 69-88, 2009.
  26. Saha, A, Kansal, M L, Mishra, G C, and Gupta, R P, “Restoration of the Traditional Small Water Bodies in Braj”, South Asian Journal of Tourism and Heritage, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp 19-29, 2010.
  27. Kusum Deep, K. P. Singh, M. L. Kansal and C. Mohan: “An Interactive Method Using Genetic Algorithm for Multi-Objective Optimization Problems Modeled in Fuzzy Environment”, Available online, ESWA, Elsevier, 2010.
  28. Kusum Deep, M. L. Kansal and K.P. Singh: “Genetic Algorithm based Fuzzy Weighted Average Application in Multi-Criteria Decision Making Problems”, accepted, OPSEARCH, Springer, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 96-108, 2011.
  29. Saha, A, Mishra, G C, Kansal, M L, and Gupta, R P, “Analysis of Seepage from a Pond”, Hydrogeology Journal, Springer, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 573-589, 2011.
  30. Muthukrishnavellaisamy. K, N. C. Ghosh, G. C. Mishra, and M. L. Kansal. “Semianalytical Solution for Nonequilibrium Sorption of Pollutant Transport in Streams”, ASCE, Journal of Env. Engg., Nov., Vol. 137, No. 11, pp. 1066-1074, (2011).
  31. Kansal, M.L. and  Shilpy Arora, “Biodiversity and Present Status of Freshwater Fishes in Lohit River Basin of India”,  Environmentalist Journal, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 58-69, Springer, (2012).
  32. Muthukrishnavellaisamy. K, N. C. Ghosh, G. C. Mishra, and M. L. Kansal. “Hybrid Model Development for the Decaying Pollutant Transport in Streams”, Int. J. of Environment and Waste Management (IJEWM), Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 130, (2012).
  33. Mishra, G C, Mahanta, K K, and Kansal, M L, “Determination of Inter-plate Distance and Initial Bulk”, Journal Soil Research, CSIRO, Australia,  2011.
  34. Mahanta, K K, Mishra, G C, and Kansal, M L, “Estimation of electric double layer thickness from linearized and nonlinear solutions of Poisson-Boltzman equation for single type of ions”, Journal of Applied Clay Science, Vol. 59, pp. 1-7, 2012.
  35. Kansal, M L, Dorje, T, and Chandniha, S K, “Design Scheme for Water Quality Monitoring in a Distribution Network” International Journal of Environment and Development, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 69-81, (2012).
  36. Maryam Abdolahpour, Mehdi Yasi, Javad Behmanesh, and Kansal, M L, “Performance evaluation of horizontal sharp crested weirs in a channel bend” Int. Journal of Hydrology Science & technology, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 402-412, 2012.
  37. Mahanta, K K, Mishra, G C, and Kansal, M L, “Estimation of electric double layer thickness in the presence of two types of ions in soil water”, Journal of Applied Clay Science, Vol. 87, pp. 2012-2018, 2014,
  38. Gupta, Stuti, and Kansal, M L, ‘Reliability Assessment of a Real Time Distribution System, International Journal of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Vol. 7, No. 9, pp. 993-999, (2014).
  39. Singh, K. P., Kansal, M. L. and Kusum Deep, “GA-NR for Optimal Design of Water Distribution Networks”, International Journal of Operational  Research, Vol. 20, No. 3, 2014, pp. 241-261.
  40. Singh, K. P., Kusum Deep and Kansal, M. L.,Fuzzy-based Interactive Method for Solution of bi and multi-level Programming Problems”, International Journal of Information and Decision Sciences, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2014, pp. 166-181.
  41. Chandniha, S K, Kansal, M L, and Gunjuluri, Anvesh, “Watershed Sustainability Index Assessment of a watershed in Chhattisgarh, India”, Current World Environment, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 403-411, 2014.
  42. Dereje, A, Kansal, M L, and Sen, Sumit, “Assessment of Water Scarcity and its Impacts on Sustainable Development in Awash Basin, EthiopiaJournal of Sustainable Water Resources Management, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 71-87, 2015.
  43. Sharma, S K, Kansal, M L, and Tyagi, Aditya, "Resource Assessment & Strategic Planning for Sustainable Water Supply to Shimla City (India) using Geo-Spatial Techniques", The Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Sciences, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 85-87, 2015.
  44. Sharma, S K, Kansal, M L, and Tyagi, Aditya, "Integrated Water Management Plan for Shimla City in India using Geo-Spatial Techniques", Water Science & Technology : Water Supply, IWA, London, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 641-652, 2016.
  45. Dereje, A, Kansal, M L, and Sen, Sumit, “Economic Evaluation of Proposed Alternatives of Inter-basin Water Transfer from Baro Akobo to Awash Basin in Ethiopia”, Journal of Sustainable Water Resources Management, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 313-330, 2016.
  46. Shukla, S, Kansal, M L, and Jain, S K, "Snow cover area variability assessment in the upper part of the Satluj river basin in India", Geo-carto International, Vol. 32, No. 11, pp.1285-1306, 2016.
  47. Chandniha, S K, and Kansal, M L, “Prioritization of sub-watersheds based on morphometric analysis using geospatial technique in Piperiya watershed, India”, Applied Water Science, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 329-338 (2017).
  48. Kansal, M L, Kumar, P, Kishore, K A, “Integrated Flood Risk Management using Multi Criterion Decision Analysis – A Case Study of Bihar”, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Vol. 7, No. 3, March. 2017, pp. 271-276.
  49. Kansal, M L, Kishore, K A, Kumar, P, “Impacts of Flood and its Management- A Case Study of Bihar”, International Journal of Advanced Research, Vol. 5, No. 3, March. 2017, pp. 1695-1706.
  50. Kansal, M L, Ivor, J N, and Chandaniha, S, “Urban Water Service Quality Assessment in Tanzanian Towns of Songea and MbeyaJournal of Sustainable Water Resources Management, Vol. 03, No. 04, pp. 491-501 (2017).
  51. Kansal, M L, Thakur, A, “Flood Estimation for a Cloudburst Event in an Ungauged Western Himalayan Catchment”, International Journal of Hydrology, 2017, 1(6), pp 1-7.
  52. Agarwal SS, and M L Kansal, “Issues of Hydropower Development in Uttarakhand Region of Indian Himalaya”, Water and Energy International, Vol. 59, No. 11, pp. 52-64, 2017.
  53. Deogratius Nyamsha and Mitthan Lal Kansal, “Describing Soil Quality with Aggregate Index for Msange Irrigation Scheme of Tanzania” International Journal of Soil Use and Management, John. Wiley, UK, accepted for publication, 2018.
  54. Agarwal SS, and M L Kansal, “Importance of Hydropower for Energy Sustenance in India”, Water and Energy International, Vol. 61, No. 02, pp. 61-73, 2018.

 

National Journals

  1. Pillai, N N, Goel, A and Kansal, M L, “Rapid Determination of Optimum Moisture Content of Engineering soils for Embankment Construction”, Journal of Irrigation & Power, Jan., Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 59-66, (1990).  
  2. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L, Arora G and Kumar Sanjay, “A Study on Financial & Contractual Issues in BOT Projects” IBC, Journal of Indian Building Congress, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp 149-157, (1998),.
  3. Kansal, M L, and Arora G, “Issues and challenges in the Management of Urban Water Supply Schemes” IBC, Journal of Indian Building Congress, Vol. 9, No. 1, 188-194, (2002).
  4. Kansal, M.L., Arora, Geeta, and Verma, Shuchi “Water Quality Reliability Analysis in an Urban Network”, Journal of IWWA, Vol. 36, No. 3, pp 185-198, (2004).
  5. Kansal, M.L., Arora, Geeta, and Verma, Shuchi “Optimal Location of Chlorine Booster Stations in an Urban Water Distribution Network”, Journal of IWWA, Vol. 37, No. 1,
    pp 25-36, 2005.
  6. Mishra, G C, and Kansal, M L, "Radial Collector Well as an Alternate Source of Water Supply – A Case Study", Journal of Indian Building Congress, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp 3-12, (2005).
  7. Kansal, M L, and Verma, Shuchi,, "Rational Water Pricing Need for Sustainable Management of Urban Water Supply ", Journal of Indian Building Congress, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp 244-152, (2005).
  8. Kansal, M L, "Water Balance Analysis for Large Scale Water Transfer – A Case Study", Jalvigyan Sameeksha, Journal of INCOH, 19(1-2), pp 105-115, (2004).
  9. Kansal, M L, " Sustainable Development and Management of Water Supply to the City of Almora ", Journal of Indian Building Congress, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 232-237, (2007).
  10. Kansal, M L, Mishra, G C, and Bisnoi, Kailash "Radial Collector Well - An Alternate Source of Water Supply", Journal of CSIR, Vol. 20, No. 1, June, (2012), pp. 30-35.
  11. Kansal, M L, Bayu, K, and Mishra, G C, "Yield Estimation of Radial collector Well Located Near a Meandering River", Special Issue of JIWWA on River Bank Filtration, Vol. 20, No. 1, Dec., (2012) (Sp. Issue), pp. 59-66.
  12. Bisnoi, K, Kansal, M L, and Mishra, G C, "Flow to a Collector Pipe Laid under a Stream Bed", ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, Vol.  22 , No.  1 , (2015), pp.   100-108
  13. Kansal, M L, and Agarwal, S S, “Impact of Uncertainties on Economic Sustainability – A Case Study of Myntdu Leshka Hydropower Project”, Indian Power Journal, (2015), Vol. 23, No. 4, pp 31-39.
  14. Chandniha, S K and Kansal, M L, “Rainfall Estimation using Multiple Linear Regression based Statistical Downscaling for Piperiya Watershed in Chhattisgarh”, Journal of Agro-meteorology, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2016, pp. 106.
  15. Kansal, M L, and G, Anvesh, “Greenhouse Gas Emission Assessment from Few Storage Based Hydropower Schemes in India”, Journal of Indian Water Resources Society, Vol. 36, No. 4, Oct., 2016, pp. 27-35.
  16. Kansal, M L, “Issues and Challenges in Water Productivity for Sustainable Agricultural Growth in India”, Journal of Indian Water Resources Society (Special Issue), 2017.
  17. Kansal, M L, and Shukla Sandeep, “Role of Climate Change and Anthropogenic Activities in 2013 Flood Disaster of Uttarakhand”, Journal of Indian Water Resources Society, Vol. 37, No. 1, Jan., 2017, pp. 7-16.
  18. Chandniha, S K and Kansal, M L, “Water resources planning and management using probability distribution”, Journal of Agro-meteorology, (2017), Vol. 19, No. 2, pp 176-177.

 

International Congress/ Symposium/ Conferences

  1. Kansal, M L and Arora G, “Reliability Analysis of Booster Chlorination in Urban Water Distribution Networks”, World Water & Environmental Resources Congress, ASCE, May 20-24, 2001, Orlando, Florida, USA pp. I~67-76, 111, 474.
  2. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Arora G, “Tracking Accidental Contamination in Water Distribution System” 40 th AIT Sym., 08-12 Nov., Bangkok, (1999).
  3. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Kumar Sanjay, "Stochastic Hydraulic Reliability of a Water Distribution Network", Seventh IAHR International Sym. on Stochastic Hydraulics, July, 29-31, Mackay, Qld, Australia, (1996).
  4. Kumar, A, Kansal, M L and Arora G, “Identification of Monitoring Stations in Water Distribution System” Water-Asia 1997, Delhi, Oct., (1997), (reproduced from ASCE, Vol. 123, No. 8, pp 746-52).
  5. Kansal, M L and Goel, A, “Role of Computers in Water Resources Education and Training in India”, Int. Conf. on Education and Training in Water Resources, Aurangabad (India), 4-8 Dec., pp 329-331, (1989).
  6. Kansal, M L, “Institute-Industry Link in Engineering Education for Upgradation - An Indian Perspective”, Int. Conf. on Engineering Education -An Indian Perspective, Vishakhapatnam (India), 21-23 Nov., pp I-68-71, (1994).
  7. Kumar, A, Arora G and Kansal, M L, “Risk Analysis of Chloride Corrosion in Concrete Bridges” Sixth International Conf. on Deterioration & repair of RCC in the Arabian Gulf held on November 23-25, 2000, Bahrain.
  8. Thatte, C D, Kansal, M L, and Sahasrabudhe, S J, “Sustainable Development of Water Resources – need for Performance Based Adaptive Management” International Conf. On Sustainable Development of Water Resources – Socio-Economical, Institutional and Environmental Aspects, November 27-30, 2000, pp 29-39, New Delhi.
  9. Kumar, Sanjay, Kansal, M L and Chakravorty, B, "Hydraulic Reliability Analysis of Small Water Distribution Networks", International conference on Water and Wastewater : Perspectives of Developing Countries, Dec. 11-13, New-Delhi, pp 259-267, (2002).
  10. Kansal, M L and Kumar, Sanjay, "Cutset-Based Reliability Analysis of Water Distribution Networks", International conference on Water and Environment, WE-2003, Dec. 15-18, Bhopal, pp 330-342, (2003).
  11. Mishra, G C, Kumar, Sudhir, and Kansal, M L, "Performance of Radial Collector Well Running Parallel to a River", International conference on Hydrological Perspectives for Sustainable Development, HYPESD-2005, Feb. 23-25, Roorkee, pp 770-781, (2005).
  12. Mishra, G C, and Kansal, M L, "Performance of Radial Collector Well", EU-India Workshop on Riverbank Filtration, April 04, IIT Roorkee,  (2005).
  13. Roy P Perdede, and Kansal, M L, "Application of Search Techniques in Optimal Design of Water Distribution Networks", Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI-05), December 20-22, Pune, pp 1067-1077 (2005).
  14. Kansal, M L and Heru Setiadi, "Simulation Based Performance Evaluation of an Urban Water Distribution Network", International conference on Public Private Partnership in Water Sector, Nov. 10-11, Nagpur, pp 42, (2006).
  15. Kusum Deep, Kansal, M L and K P Singh, "An Interactive Method for Multi Objective Reliability Optimization Problems", 3rd International conference on Reliability and Safety Engineering, Udaipur, Dec. 17-19, pp 566-571, (2007).
  16. Kusum Deep, Kansal, M L and K P Singh, "A Fuzzy Interactive Method for Multiobjective Engineering Design Problems", 1st International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology- ICETET-08, Nagpur (India), July, 16-18th , pp 559-563, (2008).
  17. Kansal, M L and Heru Setiadi, “Issues and challenges of Flood Management in Jakarta City of Indonesia”, International seminar on Management and Mitigation of Water Induced Disasters, April 21-22, Kathmandu, Nepal, (2008), pp 23-38.
  18. Kansal, M L and Rajeev Kumar Giri, “Fault Tree Analysis of a Water Treatment Plant”, International Congress on Environmental Research, ICER-08,  BITS Goa, 18-20 Dec., (2008).
  19. Kansal, M L and Recardo C Olarte, ‘Optimal Operation of Pumps for Urban Water Distribution Systems’, (2009), Asia Pacific Water and Sewer Systems Modelling Seminar, April 27-28, 2009, Gold Coast, Australia, Session III.
  20. Kansal, M L and Tyagi, A, “Threat Perceptions and Risk Management In Urban Water Supply Schemes” World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, May 17-21, 2009, Kansas, Missouri, USA pp.        .
  21. Kansal, M L, “Sustainable Development & Management of Rural Water Supply Systems in India” Regional Conference on Appropriate Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Solutions for Informal Settlements and Marginalized Communities, May 19-21, Kathmandu, Nepal, pp 122-140, (2010).
  22. Kansal, M L and Gaur Abhishek, “Expert Systems Based Water Sustainability IndexWorld Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, May 22-26, 2011, Palm Springs, CA, USA.
  23. Roshan R., Abdolahpour M. and Kansal M. L., “Design of Stilling Basin with Stepped End Sill”, 9th International Congress on Civil Engineering (9th ICCE), Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, May, 8-10, 2012, pp. 1-8. 
  24. Kansal, M L, Chandniha, S K, Dorje, T, and Tyagi, A., “Identifications of Optimal Monitoring Locations to Detect Accidental Contaminations” World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, May 20-24, 2012, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA pp. 758-776.
  25. Agarwal, S S, and Kansal, M L, “Fuzzy Fault Tree Analysis of a Power Transformer” QR2MSE-2012, IEEE, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, pp. 1000-1004.
  26. Bisnoi, Kailash, and Kansal, M L, "Flow Estimation to a Horizontal Collector Pipe Placed Below the River Bed", IGWC-2012, Dec. 18-21, Aurangabad (India), pp 396-409.
  27. Kansal, M L, "AHP and Fuzzy Inference Based Sustainable Development Contribution Assessment of Renewable Energy Projects", Sustainable Development & Governance : Building Commerce & Communities, ICSDG-2012, Dec. 12-14, Amrita Viswa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, (2012), pp 123-134.
  28. Kansal, M L, Mulenga Musonda, and Sharma, Aman, "Estimation of Environmental Flow for Sustainable Hydropower Development”, International Exhibition and Conference on Water Technologies, and Renewable Energy, WATECH-2013, Feb. 13-14, Mumbai, (2013), Vol. 4, Issue 1, pp56.
  29. Kansal, M L, Sharma, Aman, and Mulenga Musonda, "Release of Environmental Flow for Sustainable Hydropower Development, International Seminar on Hydropower & Sustainable Development, Feb. 21-22, Bhubneshwar, (2013), pp     .
  30. Sharma, SK, Kansal, M L and Tyagi, Aditya, “Augmentation Strategies for Sustainable Water Supply to Shimla – A Hill Station in IndiaWorld Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, May 19-23, 2013, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA pp.        .
  31. Kansal, M L, and Agarwal, S S, “Fuzzy Based Transformer Failure Analysis under Uncertainty” ICROIT-2014, IEEE, MRIU, Faridabad, India, pp. .
  32. Kansal, M L, Shukla, Sandeep, and Tyagi, Aditya, “Role of Anthropogenic Activities in Recent Flood Disaster of Uttarakhand (India)World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, June 1-5, 2014, Portland, Orelando, USA.
  33. Dereje, A, Kansal, M L, and Tyagi, Aditya, “Challenges of Sustainable Development and Management of Water Resources in EthiopiaWorld Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, June 1-5, 2014, Portland, Orelando, USA.
  34. Chandniha, S K, Kansal, M L, and Gunjuluri, Anvesh, “Watershed Sustainability Index Assessment of a watershed in Chhattisgarh, India”, International Conference  (ICES’14), 15-16th March, Vellore (India) (2014), pp .
  35. G, Anvesh, Kansal, M L, Gurjar, B R, and Sharma, Aman, “Greenhouse Gas Diffusive Flux Assessment from Indian Reservoirs”, International Conference  (ICES’14), 15-16th March, Vellore (India) (2014), pp .
  36. Kansal, M L, “Sustainable Urban Water Supply Management - Need for Holistic Approach" 3rd India water Week 2015, Jan. 13-17, New Delhi. pp. 72.
  37. Kansal, M L, and Agarwal, S S, “Uncertainties in Sustainable Development of Hydropower Projects in Uttarakhand (India)”, ICHPSD-2015, Dehradun, India, pp.498-510.
  38. Kansal, M L, Tyagi, Aditya, and Chandniha, S K, “Distance Based Water Sustainability Assessment using SPI for the State of Chhatisgarh in India", World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, May 17-21,  2015, Austin, Texas, USA.
  39. Samal, Rajat, and Kansal, M L, "Sustainable Development Contribution Assessment of Renewable Energy Projects", ICEPE-2015, June 12-13, Shillong (2015), pp    .
  40. Kansal, M L, “Issues & Challenges of River Health assessment in India”, International Conference (ICWEES’2016), 15-18th March, Bhopal (India) (2016).
  41. Chandniha, S K, and Kansal, M L, “Water sustainability Assessment under Climatic Uncertainty – A case Study of Chhattisgarh (India)”, International Conference  (ICWEES’2016), 15-18th March, Bhopal (India) (2016).
  42. Agarwal, S S, Kansal, M L, and Rheinheimer, David, “Issues and Challenges of Sustainable Hydropower Development in the Indian Himalayan Region, 19th International Symposium, September, 12-14, New Delhi, India, (2016).
  43. Kansal, M L, “Sustainable Irrigation through Piped Network – Issues of Hydraulic Design”, International Conference on Modeling of Environmental and Water Resources Systems (ICMEWRS’2017), March, 24-26th, Kanpur (India) (2017).
  44. Kansal, M L, Silas, Ekadu, “Hydro-politics in Water Governance of the Nile River in Africa” World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, June 3-7, 2018, Minneapolis, MN, USA.
  45. Kansal, M L, Amara, Augustini, “Resilience Study of Water Supply System in Freetown of Sierra Leone” World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, June 3-7, 2018, Minneapolis, MN, USA.
  46. Kansal, M L, Sridhar, V, and Singh, Neetu, “A Study of Urban Supply System Resilience for the Capital City of Delhi (India)” World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, June 3-7, 2018, Minneapolis, MN, USA.
  47. Amara, Augustini and Kansal, M L, “Challenges of Water Supply Management in Harbour City of Freetown in Western Sierra Leone” International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Intelligent Water Management, Feb., 16-19,  2018, Roorkee, India.
  48. Saramadie Thorlu-Bangura, Surendra Kumar Chandniha and Mitthan Lal Kansal, “Rainfall Variability Assessment over Rokel-seli River Basin in Sierra Leone” International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Intelligent Water Management, Feb., 16-19,  2018, Roorkee, India.
  49. Deogratius Nyamsha and Mitthan Lal Kansal, “Challenges of Food Security in Tanzania: Need for Precise Irrigation” International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Intelligent Water Management, Feb., 16-19,  2018, Roorkee, India.
  50. Alemayehu Yadesa and Mitthan Lal Kansal, “Design of pressurized Irrigation system to Improve Irrigation water use efficiency in Canal Command” International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Intelligent Water Management, Feb., 16-19,  2018, Roorkee, India.