Name : Er H K Solanki
Education : B.E (Agriculture), M.Tech(Remote Sensing), Pursuing Ph.D(Remote Sensing)
Experience :
  1. Field Work:12 years at State Government of Rajasthan in Department of
    Watershed Development and Soil Conservation as Assistant Engineer.

  2. Training, Research and Teaching: 8 years at NIRD&PR, Hyderabad as Faculty

Email : hksolanki.nird[at]
Phone :

Areas of Specialisation

Open Source GIS, Mobile GIS, Root Level Planning and Development, IT Administration, Language Localisation, Technical / Design, Planning, Execution, Monitoring aspects of Watershed / NRM / MGNREGS works

Professional Affiliation

  • Life member - Institution of Engineers India

  • Life member - Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers

  • Life member - Indian Association of Soil & Water Conservationists

  • Life member - Soil Conservation Society of India

  • Life member - Indian Society of Remote Sensing

  • Life member - Indian Society of Geomatics

  • Charter Member - Open Source Geospatial (OSGeo) Foundation

  • Life member - Indian National Cartographic Association (INCA)

  • Life member - Indian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning

Publications/articles/cases/reviews (Numbers)

Publication - 11 (Including Book/Journals/Conference papers)

Articles - 1 (Web)

Cases - 6


Current research

  1. Village infrastructure, Climate Change, DIP Generation, SDSS


Workshops / Conferences attended

With paper presentation, expert lecture, panel discussion contribution - 9

Others - 8

(Best Paper in Application Category in Second National Conference FOSS4G-India 2015 at IIRS, Dehradun)

Trainings Conducted

Invited Talks / Presentations

Resource Person/Guest Speaker in outside organisations other than NIRD&PR - 45

Honours / Awards:


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