Amlan Rath, M.S.

Hometown: Odisha ,India


  • M.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Ohio State University, 2018
  • Bachelor of Technology, Civil Engineering, Manipal University, 2015

Research Interests: Earth and Ecosystem Services in the Water-Energy Nexus; Applications of GIS; Machine Learning

Publications emanating from work in the Energy Sustainability Research Laboratory:

  1. Rath, A. (2018). “Identifying Refractures and their Contributions to Unconventional Natural Gas Production”. M.S. Thesis. The Ohio State University.

Research and Professional Experience:

2018 – present. GIS Analyst. ESRI.

June – July 2013, Odisha Space Application Centre:

  • Designed the catchment treatment plan for the construction of a dam with a catchment area of 72.30 Sq.Km using ArcGIS (Hidsing Irrigation Project) that was adopted by the Govt. of Odisha, India.

December 2013 РJanuary 2014, Hydrochemistry and Groundwater Quality Assessment of the Mahanadi River, Odisha:

  • Evaluated the geochemical characterization of groundwater and its suitability for drinking, irrigation and industrial purpose using samples collected from 53 locations.

August 2015 – January 2016 Manipal University:

  • Pharmaceuticals in Indian Water Bodies.¬†Determination of Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care products in the water bodies of Udupi District.

Other Interests: Painting, writing, fitness, volunteering, hockey.