Dr. Manasi Dey

M.Sc. (B.U.), Ph. D.(C.U.)

Associate Professor & Head

Department of Geography

About me

  1. Teaching Experiences:
    Date of Joining in West Bengal Education Service - 18/ 12/1996
    a)  In Under Graduate Department:- 21 years 04 months
    b) In Post Graduate Department:- 15 years & 04 months
  2. Area of Specializations: Physical Geography, Bio and Soil Geography, Environmental Geography, Health Geography.
  3. Title of the PhD Thesis: Disease Morphology of the Southern Part of West Bengal
  4. UGC Sponsored Minor Research Project submitted:- Urban Environment and Infectious Diseases of Kolkata- A Geographical Analysis”, submitted on August 2017.   

Publications

Research Publications:

National:-

  1. Deterioration of Environment by Mining in Barakar- Khudia Inter-fluve. Manasi De. (1989)  Published in the Monograph of National Seminar of National Atlas & Thematic Mapping Organization (NATMO) VOL 9.
  2. The People of Hills and Plains of the Outlying States of North- Eastern India-Socio Cultural Dimension.Manasi De. (1990) Published in the Monograph of National Seminar of NATMO VOL 10.
  3. Impact of Environment of North-Western part of Calcutta Metropolitan Area. Manasi De (1990). Industrial Situation of India..Vol. xix,  No. 4 .1990 .
  4. Medical Geography and Its Importance on Health- A Case Study of Hooghly Chinsurah MunicipalityManasi De. (1991). S. Bhattacharya (ed) UCM, Kolkata. Published in the book- Health and Social Sciences.
  5. Ecology of Water Borne Diseases in Calcutta Metropolis. Manasi De. (1993) Published in the Proceeding of National Seminar- ‘Calcutta : Land and People’. Organized by the Department of Geography, University of Calcutta and Geographical Society of India.
  6. Changing Disease Pattern and Related Health Care Facilities in Burdwan- A Geographical Analysis Manasi De, (1993) published in a book –Health Care Planning and Developing World. J.Hazra (ed). Calcutta University.
  7. Disease Ecology of Calcutta Metropolis – Manasi De. (1993) Indian Journal of Landscape system and Ecological Studies. Calcutta .Vol.16.no.2.. ISSN 0971-4170.
  8. Resurgence of Malaria in Calcutta, West Bengal. Manasi De. (1995) Indian Journal of Landscape System and Ecological studies Calcutta Vol:18.No:2. ISSN 0971-4170
  9. Demographic Set-up of South-East Asia. Manasi De (1996). Journal of Asian  Studies Vol: XIV; Jul-Dec 1996. ISSN  0970- 7301
  10. Impact of Malnutrition on Womens’ Health in West Bengal. Manasi De  (1997)Journal of Landscape System and Ecological studies Calcutta. Vol 20, No2. 1997. ISSN 0971-4170.
  11. Water- A Resource and It’s Management- Manasi De.(2005)  Indian Journal of Landscape System and Ecological studies Calcutta Vol:28 No-2 2005. ISSN0971-4170
  12. Nature of Biodiversity and Its Present Problems in West Bengal- Manasi De.(2007) Hazard  Monograph-Perception and Disaster Management. Ed by Dept of Geography, SivaNath Sastri College..
  13. Impact of Indian Classical Music on Magpie Robin- An Observation. Manasi De. (2011) Indian Journal of Landscape System and Ecological studies Calcutta Vol:34 No-2 2011. ISSN 0971-4170
  14. Alternative Energy Sources in India- Problems and Prospects. Manasi De. (2013) Indian Journal of Landscape System and Ecological studies Calcutta Vol: 36 No-1 2013 ISSN 0971-4170
  15. Old Age Home, a Valuable Source of Eye Donors to Illuminate the life of a section of Human Resources in our Society.- A case Study of Kolkata.  Manasi De.(2013) Contemporary Issues on Environment & Development in India and Adjacent Countries. S Majumder (ed).Sandhya prakashany. Kolkata. ISBN: 978-81-928047-2-9
  16. Urban Environment and Respiratory Diseases of Southern part of West Bengal. Manasi De. (2014) Application of Modern Techniques for the Management of Contemporary Environmental Hazards and Disasters. D.K.Khan (ed).. H.G. Mahavidyalaya. Nadia,W.B
    ISBN 978-81-929776-0-7
  17. Modernization is a Problem for Existence of the Biodiversity of West Bengal. Manasi De S.C Mukhopadhyay et al (2017) Land Use Planning and Management. ILEE and C.U. ISBN: 978-81-928047-6-7  Vol – II
  18. Malnutrition: A Major Health Problem of the Slum Dwelling Women in Kolkata- Manasi De. (2016) P.Ghosh et al. Newsletter. Women’s Study Centre. Lady Brabourne College. ISSN 2395-4299
  19. Effect of Transportation on Urban Health and Environment in Kolkata’ Tanima Chakraborty & Manasi De.(2017)  Indian Journal of Landscape system and Ecological studies, ILEE, Vol.: 40, No. 1, ,     ISSN: 0971-4170.
  20. Air Pollution and its probable Impact on the pregnant Women of Kolkata’ Tanima Chakraborty & Manasi De. (2017)  Newsletter - Women’s studies centre, Lady Brabourne College, Vol. 8, ISSN: 2395-4299.
  21. Impact of Brick Making Process on Environment and Human Health in Gopalpur Village of North 24 Parganas, West Bengal. Sanjit Halder & Manasi De. (2016) Land Use Planning and Management. ILEE. Kolkata ISBN: 978-81-928047-6-7  Vol – I,
  22. Decay of Jamuna River and its associated Environmental Problems- A Study of Gaighata Block, North 24 Parganas District, West Bengal. Shuvasish Karmokar & Manasi De-  (2016) “Journal of Social Sciences” 2016, Lady Brabourne College. ISSN: 2231-3400,
  23. Impact of Tourism on the Coastal Areas of Digha: A Geographical Analysis. Rakhi Biswas & Manasi De. (2016)  T.K Das  & K Mondal (Ed) (2016) Environmental Degradation and Disaster : A Vision Plan for Sustainable Development.  ISBN 978-93-80736-25-9
  24. Symbiotic Relationship and Conflicts Between Man and Nature in Digha: A Geographical Analysis. Rakhi Biswas & Manasi De.(2017) S.C Mukhopadhyay et al. Land Use Planning and Management. ILEE and C.U. Kolkata ISBN: 978-81-928047-6-7  Vol – II,
  25. Air Pollution and its Impact on Public Health: A case study from Homeless People of Ward No. 36 under Kolkata Municipal Corporation.  Prosanta Mondal & Dr. Manasi De. (2016) Environment and Sustainability”-A Geographical Perspective [Proceedings of UGC Spond National Seminar]  A. Roy ( Ed)  PCMM & ILEE. ISBN 978-93-83010-29-5
  26. Festive Season and Air Pollution: An Observation of No2 Concentration in Atmosphere During Durga Puja in Kolkata. Prasanta Mondal & Manasi De.(2017) D.K.Khan (ed). Contemporary Global Environmental Issues and Its Sustainable Management. H.G. Mahavidyalaya. Nadia. W.B. ISBN 978-81-929776-3-8
  27. Mizoram, a State of Greenery and Peace in India- A Geographical Observation. Manasi De.(2012) Geographical Methods in the Appraisal of Landscape. A Series of Seminar Papers 2012. D.D M.R.Mahavidyalaya. Kolkata. 2012

International:

  1. Urban Ecology and Resurgence of Malaria in Kolkata, West Bengal in India. Manasi De. (2017) Quest Journals- Journal of Research in Environmental and earth Science. Volume 3- Issue 5. ISSN (Online) : 2348-2532
  2. Self Assessment Vision (SAV) Test: A Modified Approach to Reduce Road Accidents in India- A Case Study of Kolkata, West Bengal. Manasi De & Sudipta Dey.(2017) IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science. Volume: 22. Issue 12 (Version 7) p- ISSN: 2279-0845.
  3. Impact of Global Warming, Climate Change in Kolkata- the Important Metropolis of India. Manasi De (2016) International Organization of Scientific Research (IOSR)- Journal of Humanities and Social Science. Volume: 21 Issue 11(Version 11) p- ISSN: 2279-0845.
  4. Self Assessment Vision (SAV) Test: A Modified Approach to Reduce Road Accidents in India- A Case Study of Kolkata, West Bengal. Manasi De & Sudipta Dey.(2017) IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science. Volume: 22. Issue 12 (Version 7) p- ISSN: 2279-0845.
  5. Low Cost Low Visual Aids Can Improve the Life of a Section of Human Resource of the Society – the facts and fallacies. Manasi De, Sudipta Dey (2016). IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science. .Volume 3 Issue; 4 (Version III) e-ISSN 2320-1959.
  6. Pavement Dwellers and Their Occupation in Kolkata Municipal Corporation: A Case Study from Ward No 36. Prosanta Mondal & Manasi De. A.R Ghosh et al (2018) Environica. ICME Vol 2. ISBN9789 384106973

Creative Work:

  • Pabitra Geeti’ Manasi De and Aparna De (ed).(2001). Nath Publishing, Kolkata.
  • Pabitrayana’ Manasi De (ed). (2014). J. N. Chakraborty Publication. Kolkata . ISBN – 789380 411194
  • Elomelo Bhabonay::  Manasi De (ed) (2016).  Pratibhash  (Publication House). Kolkata.
    ISBN No 978-93-85392-63-4

 

Ph D Supervision/ Guide:
Eight registered Research Scholars (including two UGC -SRF and one CSIR SRF)  are working for their PhD degree from the University of Calcutta. Besides, one unregistered fellow (NET Qualified) has started to work from September 2017 under the supervision of Dr De.

Title of the Thesis, supervised by Manasi De and name of the Scholars:

i. Hydrogeomorphic Hazards and their Impacts in Jalpaiguri District- Shuvashish Karmokar
ii. Impact of Human Intervention on Ichhamati River of N. 24 Parg in W.B-  Sanjit Halder
iii. Impact of Air Pollution on Pavement Dwellers in Kolkata-  Prosanta Mondal
iv. A study on slope categories and their impact on land use in Puruliya District, West Bengal.- Snehasish Naskar.
v. Impact of coal mining on Environment: A case study of Pandabeswar Block in Bardhaman District, West Bengal. Kazi Hifajat.
vi. Land Degradation Vis-A Vis Changing Land Use Pattern in Puruliya  District, West Bengal- Sahin Khadim
vii. Impact of Road Transport on Environment and Health in Kolkata Corporation Area- Tanima Chakraborty.
viii. Socio- Economic Status of working women in Haora District, West Bengal- Priyanka Basu.
ix. Impact of Ground Water on the Flow of Subarnarekha River of West Bengal-  Aparupa Sinha. (Not registered) Started to work in 2018.