MR. DUKE MAHANTA

MR. DUKE MAHANTA
M.Sc.
Guest Lecturer

Department of Geography
Date of Joining: 1/3/2017
Mobile: +919706621704
E-mail: dukemahanta21704@gmail.com
Area of Specialization: Fluvial Geomorphology


Academic achievements (Graduation onwards):

Name of degreeYear of awardName of the awarding authority
B.Sc.2014Gauhati University 
M.Sc. 2016Cotton College State University 
SLET2016SLET Commission NE
UGC-NET2017CBSE (UGC-NET) 
PhDPursuing Gauhati University 

Teaching experience at UG/PG level (in years):

Name of the InstituteTotal No. of completed years  in serviceYear of Joining
Biswanath College 3 months 2021

Area of research interest: Ph.D. Research Scholar; Dept. of Geography, Gauhati University; 2016-17 to present.Topic: ‘The Burhigang and Sadharu River Basins of Assam: A Fluvio-Geomorphological Study.’


Seminar/Symposium/Workshop attended:

  1. International Earth Science Conference on ‘Challenges in Sustainable Resource Management and Way Forward’; University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya; 29th–31st January, 2017.
  2. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Status of Women in North East India: Issues and Challenges’; North Gauhati College, College Nagar, Ghy-31; 13th & 14th October, 2018.
  3. Graduate Research Meet 2018 on ‘Emerging Trends in Humanities and Social Sciences’; Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati; 26th & 27th October, 2018.
  4. Regional Seminar on ‘Eco-Restroration for Development in North-East India’; CottonCollege, Guwahati-01; 22nd & 23rd April, 2013.
  5. International Seminar on ‘Landslides and River bank Erosion’; Assam Down Town University, Guwahati, India; 12th & 13th December, 2017.

Seminar Presentations:

1. “Impact of the East-west Corridor on Tribal Societies: A Study on Jatinga, Kelolo and Notun Leikul Villages of Dima Hasao District, Assam”.(International Earth Science Conference on ‘Challenges in Sustainable Resource Management and Way Forward’; University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya; 29th–31st January, 2017).

2. “Status of Women in the Traditional Fisherman (Kaiwartas) Society: A Case Study of Dipara-Mailbazar Region, Gohpur, Assam”.(UGC Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Status of Women in North East India: Issues and Challenges’; North Gauhati College, College Nagar, Ghy-31; 13th & 14th October, 2018.).

3. “Morphometric Analysis of Burhigang and Sadharu River Basin with the Application of GIS’.(Graduate Research Meet 2018 on‘ Emerging Trends in Humanities and Social Sciences’; Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati; 26th & 27th October, 2018.). 


Seminar Participations:

1. Regional Seminar on ‘Eco-Restroration for Development in North-East India’; CottonCollege, Guwahati-01; 22nd & 23rd April, 2013.

2. International Seminar on ‘Landslides and River bank Erosion’; Assam Down Town University, Guwahati, India; 12th & 13th December, 2017.