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Tripathi S.K.
S.K. Tripathi Professor sankufwt[at]iitr.ac.in +91 - 1332 - 285780
Areas of Interest
  • Trainings and Extension in Irrigation Agronomy
  • On Farm Development & Efficient water Use
  • Agro met Laboratory Establishment and Weather Forecasting
  • Techniques in Farm Research
  • Small scale irrigation development
  • Agronomic Evaluation of Irrigation System
  • Event Organization and Management in IWM
  • Ecological Flow analysis
  • Agronomy, Irrigation Water Management, Agriculture Planning , Agronomy, Irrigation Water Management and Agricultural Planning
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
2008On GoingProfessor (Agronomy)WRD&M, IIT Roorkee
20052007Professor and Head WRD&M, IIT Roorkee
1995On GoingProfessor (Agronomy)WRDTC University of Roorkee
19831995Reader (Agronomy)WRDTC University of Roorkee
19791983AgronomistWRDTC University of Roorkee
19791979Research AssociateAllahabad Agriculture Institute
19771978Subject Matter Specialist (AgronomyAllahabad Agriculture Institute
19741977CSIR, JRFAllahabad Agriculture Institute
19731974LecturerBhartiya vidyalaya ,Shivpuri (MP)
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
FllowIndian Society of Agronomy2010
Second Position in MSc Ag (Agronomy)Allahbad Agriculture Institute1973
First Prize in Demonstration of Test Tube Root Nodule productionFarmer’s fair Committee AAI1977
Sixth Position in BSc (Ag)Allahbad Agriculture Institute , Allahabad1971
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
MSc (Ag) AgronomyAgronomyAllahabad University1973
PhDAgricultureAllahabad University1980
BSc (Ag)AgricultureAllahabad University1971
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
19801981Additional Charge (Hort. Officer)Univ. of Roorkee
19921996Chief WardenUniversity of Roorkee
19971998Member (REE)University of Roorkee
20022004Chief Warden (KIH)IITRoorkee
19881992Editor, Jou. of IWRSIndian Water Resources Society
19921996SecretaryIndian Water Resources Society
19832001Member SenateUniv. of Roorkee
19952007Member SyndicateUniversity of Roorkee
19792004OC ( Demonstration Farm & Irrigation Water Management Lab.))Univ. of Roorkee
20052007Professor and Head WRD&M, IIT Roorkee
Memberships
  • International Symposium on Recent Advances in Water Resources Development & Management , Chairman (2005)
  • International Scientific Advisory Committe (WITUK), Member (2005)
  • Indian Soc. Of Agronomy, Life Member (join in 2003)
  • Indian Water Resources Society (IWRS), Secretary (1992-1996)
  • J. Indian Water Resources Society, Editor (1990-1192)
  • J. Indian Water Resources Society, Jt. Editor (1988-1990)
  • Indian Water Resources Society, Fellow (1988)
  • IWRS, Executive member 1986-1988)
  • International symposium on Environmental Impact Assessment on Water Resources Projects,Organized by, Organising Committee Member
  • IWRS, Executive member (1980-1982)
  • Indian Water Resources Society, Founder member
  • International symposium on Water Resources Management, organized by WRDTC IITRoorkee,Dec.12-14,1980, Organising Committee Member
  • J. Indian Water Resources Society, Member, Editorial Board (1980 - present)
  • Indian J of Agric. Sciences, Member, Editorial Board (1995-present)
  • Indian Water Resources Society (IWRS), Executive Vice President (2005-2007)
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Principles & Practices of IrrigationWI-503 P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Spring
On Farm DevelopmentWI-504P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Spring
Diagnostic AnalysisWI-506P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Autumn
ProjectProjectP.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Autumn
Evaluation of Irrigation ProjectsWI-503P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Autumn
Operation Maintenance & Management of Irrigation ProjectsWI-505 P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Spring
Soils and AgronomyWI - 501P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Spring
Invitations
TopicOrganistaionCategoryYear
Irrigation AgronomyIMTI, Kota; PDCSR, Modipuram; SBVP UAT, MeerutG2008
Special Lectures Delivered
TitlePlaceDate
“Training of Trainers” Roorkee Mar 15-Jun
“Extension Technology For Efficient Water Management In Irrigated Agriculture”IITRoorkee Feb. 28 Ma
“Management of Sustainable Irrigated Agriculture Using Agroclimatic Data”IIT Roorkee Feb. 7-13,
"Irrigation Agronomy and Extension" WRDTC, University of Roorkee, Mar14-June
“Small scale irrigation”WRD&M, IIT Roorkee. Jan.5-20,2
“Water management for sustainable irrigated agriculture using Agro-Climatic Data”IITRoorkee Feb. 7-13,
“Water management for sustainable agriculture Production in canal command” IITRoorkee Feb 21-27,
“Extension technology for efficient water management in irrigated agriculture” IITRoorkee Feb. 28 Ma
“Irrigation Planning and Management for Production Sustenance in Irrigated Areas”IIT Roorkee Dec 19-25,
“Ground Water Governance in Asia: Theory and Practice” WRD&M, IIT Roorkee.Nov.13- De
“Irrigation Water Management for Sustainable Production in Canal Command”, IIT Roorkee Feb.20-26,
“Watershed Assessment Techniques”IIT Roorkee Jun 29- Ju
“Ground Water Governance in Asia: Theory and Practice”WRD&M, IIT Roorkee.Nov.13- De
“Correction of Irrigation System Deficiency For Improved Canal Irrigation”, IITRoorkee Jan. 8-14,
“Seismic Design in Hydraulic Structures such as Dams, Water Conduit System & Power Station”MeSEB Shillong June 04-09
“Correction of Irrigation System Deficiency For Improved Canal Irrigation”, IIT RoorkeeJan 28-Feb
“Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Irrigation Water Management”, IIT Roorkee Jan. 14-19
“Water use Management and Command Area Development” WRDTC, UOR Roorkee Jan 2008
National International Collaboration
TopicOrganisationLevel
Post Graduate Programme in Water use Management 2. Second Phase Ford Foundation Project for the support of Post Graduate Programme in Water use ManaPostgradua
Post Graduate Programme in Irrigation Water Management 3. Third Phase Ford Foundation Project for the support of Post Graduate Programme in Irrigation WatePostgradua
conjunctive use of ground water4. India – IIMI research project Postgradua
NABARDAgronomy for EngineersPostgradua
WRDTCDiagnostic Analysis for Irrigation ManagementPostgradua
IGNOUSoil Science (Vol. I, II, III & IV)Postgradua
Mausam Pt I, II, IIIUGC,AVRCPostgradua
Irrigation AgronomyFood & Agriculture Organisation (MEW, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan)Research P
Post Graduate Programme in Water use Management 1. First Phase Ford Foundation Project for the support of Post Graduate Programme in Water use ManagResearch P
Refereed Journal Papers
Studies on Rhizobium spp. associated with groundnut crop var. grown in U.P.
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: Allahabad Farmer Vol: XI. VI II(4) (Pg 485-496) Date: 1977
Response of Rhizobium culture inoculation to maize (Zea mays L.)
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: Allahabad Farmer Vol: 4(92) (Pg 137-143) Date: 1978
Response of Rhizobium culture inoculation, zinc and molybdnum application on rhizosphere and phyllosphere microbial population of soybeen (Glycine max. Marill).
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: Curr. Sci. Vol: 503-504 (Pg 47(14)) Date: 1978
Nitrogen enriching capacity of inoculated and uninoculated various kharif and rabi season legumes.
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: Allahabad Farmer. Vol: 43(1) (Pg 43-46) Date: 1978
Response of different weed control treatments and phosphate levels to groundnut.
By: Tripathi S.K., S.S. Singh and A.K. Ghosh
Published in: Allahabad Farmer Vol: 43(2) (Pg 101-104) Date: 1978
Isolation of efficient Rhizobium strain for groundnut.
By: Tripathi S.K., and J.C.Edward
Published in: Allahabad Farmer. Vol: 145-148 (Pg 43(2)) Date: 1978
Effect of phosphorous application on geocarposphere microbial population of Groundnut.
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: Allahabad Farmer Vol: 44(2) (Pg 137-144.) Date: 1979
Phyllosphere study of wheat varieties grown in U.P.
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: Curr. Sci. Vol: 48(2) (Pg 74-75) Date: 1979
Preference of ammonium sulphate application in first top dressing in deb method of rice cultivation
By: Tripathi S.K.
Published in: IRRI News Letter Vol: 4(2) (Pg 21-22) Date: 1979
Green manuring in relation to vertical distribution of microorganism in soil.
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: J. of Indian Soc. Soil Sci. Vol: 20(1) (Pg 134-135) Date: 1980
Organizing farmers for improving agricultural production in Upper Ganga command
By: Tripathi S. K. and B. Chandra
Published in: J.of IWRS. Vol: 9(2 (Pg 31-35) Date: (1989)
Energy planning for agricultural watershed.
By: Tripathi S.K. and B. Chandra
Published in: J. of IWRS Vol: 10(1 (Pg 52-55) Date: (1990)
Scope of energy reduction through improved farm irrigation practices in India.
By: Tripathi S.K. and B. Chandra
Published in: J. of IWRS Vol: 10(4): (Pg 64-65) Date: (1990)
Response of rhizobium culture inoculation, zinc and molybdenum application to Soybean (Glycine max).
By: Tripathi S.K. and J.C.Edward
Published in: Indian J. Plant Physiol. Vol: 39(2) (Pg 43-48) Date: 1977
Soil Climatic Study of Sugarcane zones in India.
By: Gupta Rajendra, S.K.Tripathi and Rajesh Kumar
Published in: Indian Suger Vol: May (Pg 115-124) Date: 1997
Effect of phosphorous application and weed control treatments on growth, flowering and fruitfication of groundnstudy of apparently healthy and virus infected groundnut plant.
By: Tripathi S.K.
Published in: Allahabad Farmer Vol: 45(1) (Pg 23-29) Date: (1980)
Scheduling of irrigation for sugarcane in India
By: Gupta Rajendra and S.K. Tripathi
Published in: Cooperative Sugar Vol: Vol. 29, no. 10 (Pg 693-700) Date: (1998)
Scheduling of irrigation in sugarcane
By: Gupta Rajendra and S.K.Tripathi
Published in: Indian J. of Agrl. Sciences Vol: 68(10 (Pg 647-651) Date: (1998)
Modelling of Sugarcane Yield with Soil and Weather Parameters in India
By: Gupta Rajendra, S.K.Tripathi and Rajesh Kumar
Published in: Indian journal of Sugarcane Technoloyg Vol: 16(1) (Pg 20-26) Date: (2001)
Validation of Decision Support system for Agro technology Transfer (DSSAT) on the Grain Yield of Rice cv IR64
By: Sharma R.S. and S.K. Tripathi
Published in: Journal of Indian Water Resources Society Vol: 22 (3) (Pg 131-136) Date: (2002)
Using DSSAT (Decision Support System for Agro-technology Transfer) to predict grain yield of Rice cv IR 64 grown under different treatments.
By: Tripathi S.K. and R.S. Sharma
Published in: Oryza Vol: 01 (Pg 01) Date: (2005)
Lysimetric Observation on Evaportranspiration in Rice cv Pusa Basmati – 1
By: Tripathi S.K., B.K.Verma, U.S.Rajput and S.K.Jha
Published in: J. of IWRS Vol: 26 (3 & 4): (Pg 28-32) Date: (2006)
Agroclimatic Variability Analysis of Roorkee, Uttarakhand
By: Tripathi S.K., Manvendra Singh and Ashish Pandey
Published in: J. of IWRS Vol: 27 (3 & 4): (Pg 24-30) Date: (2007)
Climate change at Roorkee (Uttarakhand): a case study
By: Tripathi S.K., Manvendra Singh and Ashish Pandey
Published in: J. IWRS Vol: 28 (1): (Pg 19-28) Date: (2008)
Analysis of Agroclimatic Extremes for Crop Cultivation and Diversification
By: Tripathi S.K., Manvendra Singh and Ashish Pandey
Published in: J. of IWRS Vol: 28 (4): (Pg 34-42) Date: (2008)
Jal Sankat Ka Nivaran Samekit Jal Sansadhan Vikas Evam Prabandhan.
By: Tripathi S.K
Published in: Manthan Vol: 06 (Pg 20-21) Date: (2008)
Rainfall Analysis for Crop Planning: A lesson from Uttarakhand;
By: Tripathi, S.K.
Published in: Journal of Applied Hydrology Vol: Vol 22, No. 1 (Pg 42-54) Date: (2009)
Miscellaneous
  • Courses covered include technical and social efficiency of irrigation projects., Interactive adult Education , Lecture, Tutorial, Field Practical, Laboratory and Field Exercises, seminar, projevt and Dissertation, Educational Films & Video prepared, Five Day Weather Forecast. Organised Seminar & Symposia Organised Traing programms Organised meetings and Workshops, Head of Department (2005-2007), U.G. P.G. (including Pre-Ph.D course) 1st Semester Summary of students response (optional) average score Courses No. & Titles No. of students Weekly Organization of course Presentation of subject matter Report & personality L T P WI-501 (Soils and Agronomy) 6 3 1 0 19.56 14.67 14.67 WI-503 (Principles & Practices of Irrigation) 6 3/2 1/2 0 19.22 14.89 14.67 WI-504 (On Farm Development) 6 3/3 1/3 0 19.50 15.00 14.25 U.G. P.G. (including Pre-Ph.D course) 2nd Semester Summary of students response (optional) average score Courses No. & Titles No. of students Weekly Organization of course Presentation of subject matter Report & personality L T P WI-505 (OM&MIS) 6 3/2 1/2 0 19.5 15.0 15.0 WI-503 (EIP) 11 3/2 1/2 0 19.4 14.8 14.8 WI-506 (Diagnostic Analysis) 6 1 month Project 6 3 months , Environment is being developed for further growth in research & academics.