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School of Sciences, MANUU, Hyderabad-500032, India
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Fellow
Ahmed
Shakeel
Current position: 
Professor
Current nationality: 
India
Current residence: 
India
Affiliation/Institution: 
Maulana Azad National Urdu University
Biodata: 
Ahmed (PhD, 1987, Mines ParisTech, France) is Professor, School of Sciences, Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad, India. An earth scientist, he worked extensively on groundwater hydrology in his 37 years’ career at CSIR's National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad. Later he was Chair Professor in Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He led a large number of national and international projects on Earth science including the National Aquifer Mapping, India using heli-borne geophysics. He has more than 150 SCI publications and supervised 40 doctoral theses. He is Secretary of the Asian Global Network on Water and Development Information for Arid Lands. His awards include National Geoscience Award, International Prize for Water Sciences, National Mineral Award, INC-IAH Excellence Award, NGRI-AHI National Lecture Award, IGU-Annie Talwani Memorial Prize, Young Scientist Award. He is Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences of India. Ahmed has led the Indo-French Centre for Groundwater Research in Hyderabad for almost two decades as its founder head. He has been visiting Fellow to the Aligarh Muslim University and visiting professor to Kashmir University, India.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
6 - Clean water and sanitation
13 - Climate action
Keywords: 
Groundwater, Hydrology, Geostatistics, Geophysics, Geology, Water Management
Elected
2022
Place of Birth: 
Varanasi
Country of birth: 
India

Date of birth

25
September
1958
Section:
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Last updated on 19/07/2022