Résumé

Education

  • PhD in geology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Department of Geodynamics and sedimentology, 2009
  • MSc in Geology, Central Department of Geology, Tribhuvan University, Nepal. 2001-2003.

Membership in Professional Associations

  • Editor, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, 2016-2018.
  • Regular member of Geotechnical Extreme Events Reconnaissance, USA
  • Executive member of Nepal Tunneling Association
  • Editor, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, 2012-2014.
  • Life member of Nepal Tunneling Association
  • Life member of Nepal Geological Society, LM 535
  • Member of American Geophysical Union, 2009.
  • Member of European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers, 2009
  • Member of International Association of Sedimentologists, 2009.
  • Member of European Geosciences Union, 2008-2009.
  • Research associate of Himalayan Research and Conversation Nepal
  • Member of World Student Community for Sustainable Development
  • Young experts GO: UNFCCC, COP 15 (http//:global-observatory.org)

Training

  • Three days training on “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering with Emphasis on Ground Failure Risk and Mitigation” NSET, CalTech, USGS and ESS, Nov 29-Dec 2, 2016.
  • Two weeks training on “Summer Institute for Disaster and Risk Research”, Beijing Normal University, China, 25July-5 Aug. 2016.
  • Worked as a resource person on “Piloting Early Warning System (EWS) for Landslides in Far West of Nepal” Mercy Corps, Nepal, August 13-17, 2014.
  • Worked as a resource person on “Climate Change science: Mitigation and Adaptation” International Sustainability School, Handson, Nepal, June 15-26, 2014.
  • Training on “Site investigation, Design and construction of Hydro and Transport tunnels”, Nepal Tunneling Association/ITACET foundation, 19-20 December, 2013.
  • Training on “Training for Policy Makers on Climate Change Impact Adaptation”, Institute of Engineering and Center for Natural Resources and Development, 30thOct-1st Nov, 2013
  • Training on “Geotechnics Training/Seminar”, Institute of engineering, Tribhuvan University and Local Road Bridge Program (LRBP), Government of Nepal, Sept.24-Oct.4, 2013.
  • Training on “Geographic Information System (GIS)” Department of Road and Institute of engineering, Tribhuvan University, 5-9 June, 2013.
  • Short course on “Soil and Rock Mechanics in Engineering”, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, January-March, 2013.
  • Training on “Risk Management during Design and Construction”, Nepal Tunneling Association/ ITACET foundation, 11-12 December, 2012.
  • Post-graduate Course on “Natural Hazards and Disaster Risk Management in Mountains” University of Torino, Faculty of Agriculture, Torino, Italy, July 2011.
  • “Development of curricula on environmental engineering in Nepal and cross-linking of distance learning DAAD project by Department of Geology, Tri-Chandra Campus association with Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany and Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, Nov. 15-23, 2011.
  • “Engineering Geology for Underground Excavations” by Federal Institute of Technology, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland and Department of Geology, Tri-Chandra Campus, Tribhuvan University, Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 2011.
  • “Multi-Interdisciplinary Subsurface integration in Exploration and Production. From plates to pores” by ExxonMobil International Limited in SEG/EAGE/ExxonMobil- Student Education Program, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 6-7 June, 2009.
  • “Alternative Technologies and Renewable Resources For a sustainable Development”, 25-28 February, 2009, Leibnitz, Austria.
  • “Community-based disaster risk Management” online course/training by Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), 2008.
  • “Integrated Basin and Play Analysis” by ExxonMobil International Limited in European Geological Union Assembly, Austria, Vienna on 12-13 April, 2008.
  • “High precision chronostratigraphy by graphic correlation” by Precision stratigraphy associates in University of Vienna on 22- 23 May, 2007.
  • “Sequence Stratigraphic Concepts Applied to Integrated Basin Analysis” by ExxonMobil International Limited in European Geological Union Assembly, Austria, Vienna on 14-15 April, 2007.
  • Matlab and Mathmatica, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, 2007.
  • AUTOCAD, Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal, 2005.
  • Photogeology, Geoinformatics and Mapping Techniques by Department of Survey, Kathmandu, Nepal, 2002.

 Countries of work experience

Nepal, India, Austria

Language  

Language Speaking Reading Writing
Nepali Mother-Tongue
English Excellent Excellent Excellent
Hindi Good Good Good
German Good Good Good

Employment Record:

Academic/Research:

Academic:

(From November 2011 to date) Assistant Professor of Engineering Geology, Department of Civil Engineering, Central Campus, Pulchowk Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Responsible for teaching engineering geology, landslide, supervise students in the field as well as in lab to conduct research. Course coordinator of the landslide for M.Sc. in Disaster Risk Management. Course coordinator of engineering geology for M.Sc. in Geo-technical Engineering.

(From June 2015 to June 2018) Deputy Director, Centre for Disaster Studies, Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Responsible for Training, research and development in different kinds of disaster in Nepal and aboard.

(From 2011 to 2014) Visiting Associate Professor of Engineering Geology, School of Engineering, Pokhara University, Pokhara, Responsible for teaching engineering geology and supervise students in the field.

(From 2010 to 2013) Visiting Associate Professor of Environmental Geology, Goldengate International College, Tribhuvan University, Nepal, responsible for teaching environmental geology, supervise students in the field as well as in lab to conduct research.

(From January 2010 to November 2011) Assistant Lecturer of Geology, Department of Geology, Tri-chandra Campus, Tribhuvan University, responsible for teaching geology (structural, physical, engineering and environmental geology), supervise students in the field to conduct research works.

Research:


Thesis supervision in M.Sc

  • Investigation of karst structure in the Kusma area of Parbat district using electrical resistivity tomography (ert), Krishna Subedi Department of Civil Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, 2016.
  • Effect of Urbanization on Urban Flooding: A case study of Tikapur Municipality, Hotrika Joshi, Department of Civil Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, 2016.
  • Hazard Mapping of the Sinkhole affected Armala Area, Pokhara, Nepal by Surveying geophysical and Geotechnical investigation, Praddep Pokharel, Department of Civil Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, 2016.
  • Use of GIS Technology For Landslide Hazard Mapping In Indrawati Basin, Sub-Basin Of Koshi Watershed, Nepal, Anup Dhakal, Department of Civil Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, 2014.
  • Flood vulnerability and capacity assessment of people of Holiya VDC in Bake district, Prakash Khadka, Department of Civil Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, 2013.

Publications

Book

  • Adhikari, B.R., 2016, Land and Soil, Compendium of Environment Statistics, Central Bureau of Statistics, Government of Nepal, 176p.
  • Devkota, S. and Adhikari, B.R., 2015, Development of Ecosystem based Sediment Control Techniques and Design of Siltation Dam to Protect Phewa Lake, Government of Nepal/United Nations Development Programmes (UNDP), 64p.
  • Adhikari, B.R. and Suwal, M.K., 2013, Hydrogeological Study in BangsingDeurali VDC, Syangja, An Ecosystem-based Adaptation in Mountain Ecosystem in Nepal, IUCN, Nepal, 60p.
  • Yoshida, M., Upreti, B.N., Rai, S.M., Bhattarai, T.N., Ulak, P.D., Gajurel, A. P., Dahal, R. K., Dhakal, S., Koirala, M. P., Sharma, L. N. and Adhikari, B.R., 2011, Guidebook for Himalayan Trekkers (Series No. 2), Eco-trekking in the Everest Region, Eastern Nepal, Department of Geology, Tri-Chandra Multiple campus, Tribhuvan University, 192p.

Book Chapters:

  • Adhikari, B.R., Shrestha, S.D., and Shakya, N.M., 2017, Urban Water Crisis and in Mountain Communities: Examples from Kathmandu, Urban Drought: Emerging Water Challenges in Asia (Bhaswati Ray and Rajib Shaw eds.), Springer publication, Book Chapter (accepted).
  • Fort, M., Adhikari, B.R. and Rimal B., 2017, Pokhara (cental Nepal): A dramatic, yet Geomorphologically active environment Vs. a dynamic, rapidly developing city, Urban geomorphology: Landforms and processes in cities (Marry Thornbush and Casey allen eds.), Elsevier publication, pp. 231-258.

Articles

  • Adhikari, B. R., 2016, Gorkha Earthquake 2015: Cause and Effect, Techno-civil, vol 5, pp. 20-25.
  • Adhikari, B. R., 2013, Rock mass classification system and problems associated with their parameters in underground excavation system, Techno-civil, vol 4, pp. 51-55.
  • Adhikari, B. R., 2013, पोखरा उपत्यकाको भौगोलक उपती  बिकासक्रम, स्मारिका, Lions Club of Pokhara Chautari, pp. 51-53 (Article in Nepali).
  • Adhikari, B. R., 2012, बेगनास : भौगोलिक र भौगर्भिक परिचय, बेगनास पत्रिका, वर्ष  ७, अंक १, 30-32
  • Adhikari, B. R., 2011, पश्चिम  नेपाल स्थित थाकखोला –मुस्तांग उपत्यकाका तालीय अवयवहरुको विस्लेषण , हाम्रो  सम्पदा, वर्ष ११, अंक ६,    55-60 (Article in Nepali)
  • Adhikari, B. R., 2010, An introduction to Optically Stimulated Luminescence (OSL), GEOWORLD, pp 30-32.
  • Adhikari, B. R., 2000, Topography of the Ocean Floor, GEOWORLD, pp 88-89.

 Papers

2018

  • McAdoo, B.G., Quak, M., Gnyawali, K.R., Adhikari, B.R., Devkota, S., Rajbhandari, P.L., Sudmeier-Rieux, K., 2018, Roads and landslides in Nepal: how development affects environmental risk, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. vol. 18 (12), pp. 3203-3210.
  • Stolle, A., Schwanghart, W., Andermann, C., Bernhardt, A., Fort, M., Jansen, J.D., Wittmann, H., Merchel, S., Rugel, G., Adhikari, B.R., Korup, O., 2018, Protracted river response to medieval earthquake, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.4517.
  • Cook, K.L, Andermann, C., Gimber, F., Adhikari, B.R. and Hovius, N., 2018, Glacial lake outburst floods as drivers of fluvial erosion in the Himalaya, Science, Vol. 362, pp. 53-57.
  • Adhikari, B.R. and Sitoula, N.R., 2018, Community based flash flood early warning systems: a low-cost technology for Nepalese mountains, Bulletin of Department of Geology, Tribhuvan University, Nepal, v. 20, pp. 87-92.

2017

  • Gautam, S., Chatterjee, R. and Adhikari, B.R., 2017, Business recovery after Gorkha Earthquake 2015 in Nepal. UNMGCY Youth Science Policy Interface Publication – Special Edition: Disaster Risk Reduction: A Road of Opportunities. May, 2017.
  • Stolle, A., Swchwanghart, W., Andermann, C., Bernhardt, A., Wittmann, H., Merchel, S., Rugel, G., Fort, M., Adhikari, B.R. and Korup, O., 2017, Catastrophic valley fills record large Himalayan earthquakes, Pokhara, Nepal, Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 117, pp. 83-103.
  • Adhikari, B.R., Nidal, N., Yadav, B.K. and Awasthi, S., 2017, Landslide risk assessment of the Patlekhet landslide, Myagdi district, Nepal, Journal of the Institute of Engineering, vol. 13 (1), pp. 78-89.
  • Gnyawali, K.R. and Adhikari, B.R., 2017, Spatial Relations of Earthquake Induced Landslides Triggered by 2015 Gorkha Earthquake Mw=7.8, Landslide research and risk reduction for advancing culture of living with natural hazards, Advancing Culture of Living with landslides, M. Mikos et al. (eds.) Spinger Publication, pp-85-93.
  • Rai, S.M., Upreti, B.N., Shakal, S., Bhattarai, T.N., Adhikari, B.R.,Bajracharya, S.R. and Yoshinda, M., 2017, Climate Change Impact on Glacier Retreat and Local Community in the Langtang Valley, Central Nepal, Journal of Development Innovations, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 45-59.
  • Bicker, J.D., Schwanghart, W., Adhikari, B.R., Moriguchi, S., Roeber, V. and Giri, S., 2017, Performance of models for flash flood warning and hazard assessment: the 2015 Kali Gandaki landslide breach in Nepal, Journal of Mountain Research and Development. V.37, No 1, pp. 5-15.

2016

  • Gnyawali, K.R., Maka, S., Adhikari, B.R., Chamlagain D., Duwal, S. and Dhungana A.R., 2016, Spatial Implication of Earthquake Induced Landslides Triggered by the April 25 Gorkha Earthquake Mw 7.8: Preliminary Analysis and Findings, Proceeding of International conference on Earthquake Engineering and Post Disaster Reconstruction Planning, pp. 50-58.

2015

  • Schwanghart, W., Bernhardt, A., Stolle, A., Hoelzmann, P., Adhikari, B. R., Andermann, C., Tofelde, S., Merchel, S., Rugel, G., Fort, M., Korup, O., 2015, Repeated catastrophic valley infill following medieval earthquakes in the Nepal Himalaya. Science (2015). 10.1126/science.aac9865
  • Gotz, J.; Weidinger, J.T.; Kraxberger, S.; Hennecke, J.B.; Adhikari, B.R., 2015, Geomorphologic and Hydrologic characteristics of Populated Rockslide Deposits (Sagarmatha National Park, Khumbu Himala, Nepal), Journal of Water Resource and Protection, 7, pp. 1038-1048.
  • Moss, R.E.S.; Thompson, E.M.; Kieffer, D.S.; Hashah, M.A.Y.; Acharya, I.; Adhikari, B., Asimaki, D.; Clahan, K.B.; Collins, B.D.; Dahal, S.; Jibson, R.W.; Khadka, D., MacDonal, A.; Madugo, C.L.M.; Mason, H.B.; Pehliyan, M.; Rayamajhi, D. and Uprety, S. 2015, Geotechnical Effects of the 2015 Magnitude 7.8 Gorkha, Nepal Earthquake and Aftershocks, Seismological Research Letters, V. 86, no. 6, pp. 1514-1523

 2014

  • Emerman, S.H; Nelson, J.R; Carlson, K.; Anderson, T.R.; Sharma A.; Adhikari, B.R., 2014, The effect of surface lithology on arsenic and other heavy metals in surface water and groundwater in Mustang Valley, Nepal Himalaya, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 47, pp. 1-21.
  • Khadka, P and Adhikari, B. R. 2014, Flood vulnerability and capacity assessment of people of Holiya VDC in Banke district, Nepal, Proceedings of the International Symposium on ‘Geohazards: science, engineering and Management’ pp. 536-548.

 2013

  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., 2013, Microfacies analysis and paleoenvironmental significance of palustrine carbonates in the Thakkhola-Mustang Graben (Nepal Himalaya), Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, vol. 77, pp. 117-126.
  • Emerman, S.H., Stuart, K. L., Sapkota, A., Khatri, S., Adhikari, B. R. and Williams, J., Garcia, P. K. 2013,Support for the fluvial recharge model for arsenic contamination of groundwater in Pokhara Valley, Nepal Himalaya, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 46, pp.75-94.

 2012

  • Adhikari, B.R. and Paudyal, K.N, 2012, Neogene pollen assemblage from the Thakkhola-Mustang Graben, central Nepal Himalaya, Bulletin of Nepal Geological Society, Vol. 29, pp. 53-58.

2011

  • Rai, S.M., Yoshida, M., Upreti, B.N., Bhattarai, T.N., Ulak, P.D., Gajurel, A. P., Dahal, R. K., Dhakal, S., Koirala,M. P., Sharma, L. N. and Adhikari, B.R., 2011, Field excursion guidebook series on geology, natural hazards and vegetation of the Nepal Himalaya, Bulletin of Nepal Geological Society, Vol. 28, pp. 93-98.
  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., 2011,Facies analysis and basin architecture of the Neogene Thakkhola-Mustang Graben, central Nepal, Journal of Austrian Earth Sciences, vol. 104/1, pp. 66-80.
  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., 2011, Provenance evolution of collapse graben fill in the Himalaya – the Miocene to Quaternary Thakkhola-Mustang Graben (Nepal), Sedimentary geology, vol. 233, pp. 1-14.

2007

  • Adhikari, B. R., 2007, An overview of Thakkhola-Mustang Graben, Bulletin of Nepal Geological Society, Vol. 23, pp. 53-57.

2006

  • Adhikari, B. R. and Tamrakar, N. K., 2006, Bank instability and erosion problems of Bishnumati River, Kathmandu, Nepal, Nepal Geological Society, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 34, pp.109-116.

Abstracts

2017

  • Subedi, K.P., Lamsal, S., Bhusal, U.C., Rajaure, S, Paudyal, K.R., Adhikari, B.R., and Poudle L. P., 2017, Investigation of karst features in the Kusma area of Parbat district using electrical resistivity tomography and ground penetrating radar, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 52, pp.72.
  • Gnyawali, K.R., and Adhikari, B. R. 2017, Geomorphological and geological comparison of susceptibility parameters for rainfall and co-seismic landslides: a case study of Sunkoshi River Catchment in central Nepal, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 52, pp.71.
  • Andermann, C., Illien, L., Hovious, N., Cook, , Gimbert, F., Schonfelder, C. S., Rossner, S., Behling, R., and Adhikari, B.R., 2017, Perturbation of earth surface process by the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 52, pp.20.
  • Cook, K, Andermann, C., Adhikari, B.R. and Gimnert F., 2017, Landslides from the 2015 Gorkha earthquake in the Bhotekoshi River valley-post-earthquake modification and implications for sediment export, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 52, pp.19.
  • Giri, S., Nabi, M., Bricker, J.D., Adhikari, B.R. and Schwanghart, W., 2017, Landslide dam breach during 2015 earthquake in Nepal: Computational modeling of hydraulic and morphological effects, River Sedimentation, Taylor and Francis Group, London, ISBN 978-1-138-02945-3.

2016

  • Adhikari, B.R, Andermann, C. and Cook, K., 2016, Engineering geological aspect of Gorkha Earthquake 2015, Nepal, Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 18, EGU 2016-147-2.
  • Gnyawali, K.R. and Adhikari, B.R., 2016, Spatial Relations of Earthquake Induced Landslides triggered by 25 April 2015 Gorkha Earthquake, Mw 7.8, Nepal, Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 18, EGU 2016-18429.
  • Stolle, A, Bernhardt, A., Schwanghart, W., Andermann, C., Schönfeldt, , Seidemann, J, Adhikari. B.R., Merchel, S., Rugel, G., Fort, M., and Korup, O., 2016, Protracted fluvial recovery from medieval earthquakes, Pokhara, Nepal, Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 18, EGU 2016-7801.
  • Schwanghart, W., A, Bernhardt, Stolle, A., Hoelzmann, P., B.R., Andermann, C., Merchel, S., Rugel, G., Fort, M., and Korup, O., 2016, Geomorphic legacy of medieval Himalayan earthquakes in the Pokhara Valley,  Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 18, EGU 2016-7455.
  • Fukoula, H., Bhandari, N.P., Adhikari, B.R., and Yamasaki, S., 2016, Landslides and glacier fall – ice/debris avalanches triggered by the April 2015 Gorkha Earthquake, Nepal, Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 18, EGU 2016-14881.
  • Andermann, C., Turowski, J., Behling, R.,  Cook,  , Hovius, N., Marc, O., Roessner, S., Sens-Schoenfelder,  C., Emberson, R,  Burtin,  A., Dietze, M.,  Adhikari, B.R.  and Parajuli, B., 2016,  Landscape response to the Mw7.9 Gorkha earthquake, Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 18, EGU 2016-9091.
  • Cook, K., Andermann, C., Adhikari, B.R., Schmitt, C. and  Marc, O., 2016, Post-earthquake modification of 2015 Gorkha Earthquake landslides in the Bhote Koshi River valley, Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 18, EGU 2016-9482-2.

2014

  • Schwanghart, W., Bernhardt, A., Stolle, A., B.R. and Korup, O., 2014, Reassessing Catastrophic Infill of the Pokhara Valley, Nepal Himalaya, Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol. 16, EGU 1024-15787.

2013

  • Schwanghart, A. Bernhardt, A. Stolle, B.R. Adhikari and O. Korup, 2013,The Pokhara Formation – One or Multiple Phases of Massive Aggradations by Debris Flows and Fluvial Deposition?, Himalayan Karakoram Tibet Workshop, Tuebingen, Germany.

2012

  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., Paudayal, K.N., Draxler, I., 2012, Paleoclimate analysis of the Neogene Thakkhola-Mustang Graben (central Nepal), Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 45, pp.11 (Sp. Issue).
  • Garcia, P. K., Sanchez, A., Stuart, K., Williams, J., Sapkota, A., Khatri, S., Emerman, S.H., and Adhikari, B.R., 2012, arsenic and other heavy metals in surface water and groundwater in Pokhara Valley, Nepal Himalaya: support for the fluvial recharge model, Geological Society of America abstracts with programs, Vol. 44, No. 6, pp. 27.
  • Sanchez, A., Christiansen, M.E., Cornners, S. R., Carlson, J.K., Kemp, T.L, Sharma, A., Emerman, S.H., Adhikari, B.R., and Bunds, M.P., 2012, Arsenic and other heavy metals in surface water and groundwater in Mustang Valley, Nepal Himalaya, Geological Society of America abstracts with programs, Vol. 44, No. 6, pp. 26.

2011

  • Emerman, S.H., Sapkota, A., Khatri, S., Adhikari, B. R., Garcia, P. K., Stuart, K., Sanchez, A., Williams, J., white, R. C., and Duncan, T., 2011, Arsenic and other heavy metals in surface water and groundwater of Pokhara Valley, Nepal Himalaya, Geological Society of America abstracts with programs, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 75.

2010

  • Upreti, B.N., Dhakal, S., Rai, S.M., Bajracharya, S.R., Adhikari, B.R., Yoshida, M. and Bhattarai, T.N., 2010, Disappearing glaciers of Himalaya and Tibet in the context of global warming, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, Vol. 41, pp. 103 (Sp. Issue).
  • Adhikari, B.R., 2010, Sedimentology and basin analysis of the Thakkhola-Mustang Graben, central Nepal, Bulletin of Nepal Geological Society, Vol. 27, pp. 36-37.
  • Adhikari, B.R., Wagreich, M., IlseDraxler and Paudayal, K.N., 2010, Neogene vegetation and past climate change in the Thakkhola-Mustang Graben (central Nepal), Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU 2010-0-2010, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.
  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., 2010, Microfacies and stable isotope analysis of lacustrine carbonates from the Thakkhola-Mustang Graben, central Nepal Himalaya, Journal of Nepal Geological Society, vol. 41, pp.3 (Sp. Issue).

2009

  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., 2009, Provenance analysis of Neogene sediments in the Thakkhola-Mustang Graben (central Nepal), Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 11, EGU 2009-2842, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.

2008

  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., 2008b, Palustrine limestone in the sedimentary succession of the Cenozoic Thakkhola-Mustang Graben (central Nepal), Journal of Alpine Geology, Vol. 49, pp 1-127 (3), Vienna, Austria.
  • Adhikari, B. R. and Wagreich, M., 2008a, Sedimentation in the Cenozoic Thakkhola-Mustang Graben (central Nepal), Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 10, EGU2008-A-01618, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.

2005

  • Adhikari, B. R. and Tamrakar, N. K, 2005, Bank instability and erosion problems of Bishnumati River, Kathmandu, Nepal, ” Journal of Nepal Geological Society, Abstract volume, (Vol. 32, Special Issue, Abstract volume).

CONFERENCES

  • International workshop on ” Science policy dialogue on Urban Preparedness and resource efficiency” 9-11, November, 2016, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • First workshop to Strengthen National-Level Scientific Advisory Capacities for Disaster Risk Reduction, 25-26, August, 2016, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • First Asian Science and Technology Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction, 23-24, August, 2016, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2008, Vienna, Austria, 13 – 18 April 2016.
  • International workshop on Climate and Environmental Evolution in the Mesozoic Greenhouse world and 3rd IGCP 609 workshop on Cretaceous sea-level Change, 5-11 September, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China.
  • Workshop on “Institutional Dimensions of Natural Hazard Resilience” Institute of Engineering, TU and University of Innsbruck, Austria, 6-7 Aug., 2013.
  • 27th Himalaya-Karakoram-Tibet workshop, 28-30 November, 2012.
  • Sixth Nepal Geological Congress, Kathmandu, Nepal, 15-17 November, 2010.
  • 71st EAGE Conference and Exhibition, 8-11, June 2009. Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2009, Vienna, Austria, 19 – 24 April 2009.
  • Pangeo 2008, 22-25 September, Vienna.
  • European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2008, Vienna, Austria, 13 – 18 April 2008.
  • European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2007, Vienna, Austria, 15 – 20 April 2007
  • Fifth Asian Regional Conference on Engineering Geology for Major Infrastructure Development and Natural Hazard Mitigation, Kathmandu, Nepal, 28-30 September, 2005, Organized by Nepal Geological Society.

Awards and grants

  • Travel Grants to attain the European Geoscience Union (EGU)-2016 from Nepal Academy of Science and Technology 2016.
  • “Established Scientist Award” in European Geoscience Union (EGU)-2016.
  • NFP for short course on “Rock and Soil Mechanics in engineering geology”, University of Twente, The Netherlands, January 7-March 8, 2012.
  • Research grant on “The impact of climate change on glacial retreat, mass movement hazards and local community in higher Himalaya of Nepal: Case study of LangtangKhola watershed” 2010, by Ministry of Environment, Government of Nepal.
  • Research grant on “Assessment of Status of Ibisbill Ibidorhyncha Struthersii for adaptation of Climate change in central Nepal” 2010, by National Adaptation program for Action, Ministry of Environment, Government of Nepal.
  • Nepal BiddhyaBhusan Nepal (Ka), 2010, Ministry of Education, Government of Nepal.
  • Travel grant for the SEG/ExxonMobil Student Education Program (SEP) and the EAGE 71stConference and Exhibition in Amsterdam, June 6-11, 2009.
  • Conference grant for European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2009, Vienna, Austria, 19 – 24 April 2009 by OMV, Austria.
  • PhD scholarship, 2006-2009, oead, Austria.