Dr. Desavathu Ramprasad Naik has been guiding Starry Stories since 2017 with his Valuable Insights and Great Enthusiasm towards the welfare of community.
Email : desnaik[at]gmail.com
His Ph.D. in Engineering (Remote sensing) is no doubt a indication that he is excited about science and the natural world around him. He is a strong proponent of inspiring and engaging young people with not just science but also with his wisdom.
He has been doing research using Remote Sensing and GIS application in the fields of land use/cover, Geomorphology, Environmental Studies, Aquifer Mapping and Water Resources Studies and Sharing teaching load @12 hours/week for 15 years as a full time researcher for B.Tech (Geoinformatics, M.Tech (Remote Sensing and Geo-Engineering)
Ph.D. in Engineering (Remote sensing)
Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India
“Studies on Environmental Impact Assessment of Polavaram (Indirasagar) project using Remote Sensing and GIS, Andhrapradesh, India”
M.Tech in Remote sensing
Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India
“Remote Sensing and GIS Application in the Identification of Aquaculture Hotspots at Village Level- A case Study of Godavari delta Coastal belt”
Chartered Engineer in Civil Engineering by the institution of Engineers-M-164242-6
M.Sc in Geography
College of Science, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India
P.G Diploma in Disaster Management
Distance Education, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, INDIA
Published papers in international & national journals
Remote Sensing and GIS Applications in the Identification of Aquaculture Hotspots at Village Level.
Nageswara Rao, G. Murali Krishna, D. Ramprasad Naik and B. Hema Malini., Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing. Vol. 31, No. 2.2003 pp. 71-80. ISSN: 0255-660X (Print) 0974-3006(Online) (IF-0.285) UGC Indexed No: 11069
WIFS study on Interlinking of rivers in Peninsular India IRS-1C/1D.
S.prakasa Rao, V.Venkateswara Rao, E.Amminedu, , T.Venkateswara Rao, D.Ramprasad Naik, CH. Vasudeva Rao and M.Satya Kumar, Journal of Applied Hydrology, Vol XX1, No. 3&4, 2008.ISSN:0971-670X UGC Indexed No: 21394
Spatio -Temporal change study on Wetlands of Krishna delta using remote sensing techniques.
Ramprasad Naik, T.VenkateswaraRao and B.S.Prakasa rao. The Journal of the Indian Society of Geophysical Union. Vol. 13, No. 1.2009 pp. 25-32. ISSN: 0971-9709 (NISCAIR) & ISSN: 0257-7968 (Thomson Reuters) ( IF-0.3) UGC Indexed No: 49066
Reservoir impact assessment on land use / land cover and infrastructure - A case study on polavaram project.
Ramprasad Naik Desavathu, Suryaprakasarao Bosukonda and Mrutyunjayareddy Kamireddy. Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing. Vol. 39, No. 2. June 2011 pp.271-278. ISSN: 0255-660X (Print) 0974-3006 (Online) (IF-0.285) UGC Indexed No: 11069
Vulnerable endangered, threatened and rare species categories in the submergence area of Polavaram area.
D Ramprasad Naik, S A Rahiman and Kaizar Hossain. European Journal of Experimental Biology.Vol. 2, No.1. 2012 pp.288-296. ISSN: 2248 –9215 CODEN (USA): EJEBAU
A study on saltwater intrusion around Kolleru lake Andhrapradesh, India.
Harikrishna,D.Ramprasad Naik, T.Venkateswara Rao, G. Jaisankar, V.Venkateswara Rao. International Journal of Engineering & Technology. Vol. 4, No.3. 2012 pp.133-139. ISSN : 0975-4024
Hydro geological and Geophysical studies for delineation of freshwater source in the paleobeach ridges around Kolleru Lake, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Harikrishna Karanam, Venkateswara Rao Velaga, Ramprasad Naik Desavathu, Jaisankar Gummapu, Amminedu Edara. International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology- Volume4 Issue3- 2013pp.251-257. ISSN: 2231-5381 (IF-0.536)
Estimation of aquifer volume using Geophysical and GPS studies for a part of Mehadrigedda reservoir catchment, Visakhapatnam, India - A 3-dimensional modelling approach using GIS.
Venkateswara Rao, D.Ramprasad Naik, T.Venkateswara Rao & C.JanardhanSwamy. International Journal of Civil, Structural, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering Research and Development, Volume: 3, Issue: 2, 2013, pp 155-164 ISSN(Print): 2249-6866; ISSN(Online):2249-7978
Identification of probable zones of Groundwater potential for a Part of Mehadrigedda reservoir catchment, Visakhapatnam, India -An integrated approach of Remote Sensing and GIS.
Venkateswara Rao, D.Ramprasad Naik, T.Venkateswara Rao. International Journal of Civil, Structural, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering Research and Development, Volume: 3, Issue: 2, 2013, pp 175-184 ISSN(Print): 2249-6866; ISSN(Online):2249-7978
Medical image compression using Inter frame wavelet coding.
Tulli Chandrasekhar Rao, Polinati Srinivasu, Boyidi Suri Babu and Ramprasad Naik International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science Applications and Management Studies Volume: 3; Issue: 7, 2014 pp 121-126. ISSN: 2319-7064 UGC Indexed No: 63611
Impact assessment of floristic diversity using Geo-spatial technology in the Polavaram reservoir and strategies for improvemen
D. Ramprasad Naik, M. Tarakeswara Naidu and A. Rahiman Advances in Applied Science Research 2015 6(11):53-61 ISSN: 0976-8610CODEN (USA): AASRFC.
Land use/cover mapping of Paderu Mandal of Visakhatnam, district , AndhraPradesh through Geospatial techniques
Ramprasad Naik, N.Appala Raju, P.Jagadeeswara Rao and T.chandrasekhar Rao. International Journal of Remote sensing and Geoscience, Volume: 4, Issue: 6, 2015, pp 23-28 ISSN: 2319-3484
Assessment of soil fertility status in Paderu Mandal,Visakhapatnam district of AndhraPradesh through Geospatail techniques
Ramprasad Naik Desavathu. Appala Raju Nadipena, Jagadeeswara Rao Peddada. Egyptain Journal of Remote sensing and Space Sciences, Volume: 21, 2018, pp 73-81 ISSN: 1110-9823 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrs.2017.01.006.
(IF-1.611) UGC Indexed No:13421
Analysis of Crop Combination in Vizianagaram District of Andhra Pradesh: Using Geospatial techniques
Appala Raju Nadipena Ramprasad Naik Desavathu. Suneetha Ponamala. International Journal of Engineering, Science and Mathematics Volume 7(3), 2018, pp 73-82. ISSN: 2320-0294
UGC Indexed No: 46710
Morphometric Analysis of the Paderu Mandal sub-watersheds with Geospatial Approach
Ramprasad Naik Desavathu. Aditya Allamraju, Appala Raju Nadipena. International Journal of Research in Advent Technology, Vol.6, No.6, June 2018 ,pp 1232-1238 ISSN: 2321-9637
UGC Indexed No: 48768
A study on floristic diversity using Geo-Spatial technologies in the Paderu mandal of Andhra Pradesh, India
Ramprasad Naik Desavathu. Aditya Allamraju, Mohan M.D.S.R. International Journal of Research in Advent Technology, Vol.6, No.12, December 2018 ,pp 3363-3371 ISSN: 2321-9637
UGC Indexed No: 48768
Soil Erosion Assessment of Hilly Terrain of Paderu Using USLE and GIS
Ramprasad Naik Desavathu. Jagadeeswara Rao Peddada. Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering 2019, Germany, pp 347-357, ISBN 978-3-319-77275-2,ISSN:18668755, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77276-9
FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS:
1. Awarded the Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship in the period 2005-2008 while pursuing Doctoral Programme.
2. The University Grants Commission has selected for the Post Doctoral Fellowship to pursue higher research for the year 2010-11.
3. BEST RESERACHER AWARD’18 by International Journal for Research Under Literal Access (IJRULA)
The Institution of Engineers (mie)-m 164242-6
Indian Society of Geomatics (ISG) – L 1404
International Association of Engineers (IAENF) - 204039
The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications (SDIWC)-Id 19627
Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS) – L 4901
International Academy for Science& Technology Education and Research (IASTER)
International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS) – 16765
International Journal for Research Under Literal Access (IJRULA)