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Prof. Shyam Bihari Dwivedi
Department of Civil Engineering, IIT (BHU)
542 -2307016(33)
Area of Interest: 
Engineering Geosciences.

1. Dwivedi, S.B., Theuneuo,K, and Kumar R. (2020) Characterization and metamorphic evolution of Mesoproterozoic granulites from Sonapahar (Meghalaya), NE India, using EPMA monazite dating. Geological MagazineDOI: 10.1017/S0016756819001389

2.Rahul,A.,Shivhare,N.Dwivedi,S.B. and Dkshit,P.K.S.(2020) Estimation of behavioral change of SSC of bed profile in the river using ADCP Arabian Journal of Geosciences DOI13(3)07/s12517-020-5061-1

3. Kumar R.R.. and Dwivedi,S.B.(2019) EPMA Monazite geochronology of the granulites from Daltonganj, Eastern India and its correlation with Rodinia Supercontinent Accepted Journal Of Earth System Science 128(8) pp 234-256

4.Srivastava, M. Dwivedi,S.B. and Singh S.P(2019) A new occurrence of two-pyroxene granulites  at Chicholi from Betul supracrustal belt in Central Indian Tectonic Zone (CITZ), MP, India Accepted Journal Of Earth System Science 128(8) pp.204-214

5. Omar P., Gaur S., Dwivedi S.B., Dikshit P.K.S., (2019) Groundwater Modelling Using Analytic Element Method and Finite Difference Method: A Insight for Lower Ganga River basin. Journal of Earth System Science. 128(7) pp 195-207

6. D.Mohan,Markandey,S,Dey,Dwivedi S.B. and S.P.Shukla(2019) Adsorption of arsenic using low cost adsorbents: guava leaf biomass, mango bark and bagasse . Current Science 117(4)  pp 649-661

7. Dwivedi,S.B. Kumar,R.R, Srivastava, M.K.(2019) Multistage gedrite in gedrite-hypersthene bearing high-grade granulites from Daltonganj, Chhotanagpur-granite-gneissic complex, Jharkhand, as evident from TEM and textural relations. Journal Of Earth System Science 128:41

8. Shivhare,N.,Rahul,A.K.,Dwivedi, S.B and  Dikshit,P.K.S  (2019):ARIMA based daily weather forecasting tool: A case study for Varanasi MAUSAM, 70, 1(January 2019 ), 133-140
9.Gaur,S., Dave,A.,Gupta,A.,Ohri,A.,Graillot,D,Dwivedi,S.B.(2018)   ApplicationOf  Artificial Neural Networks for Identifying Optimal Groundwater Pumping
and Piping Network Layout. Water Resource Management 10.1007/s11269-018-2128-9

10.Shivhare,N.Dikshit,P.K.S.D., Dwivedi,S.B. (2018) A Comparison of SWAT Model Calibration Techniques for Hydrological Modeling in the Ganga River Watershed. Engineering,V.4(Elsevier)  pp 643-652
11.Shivhare,N.,Rahul,A.K.,Omar,P.J.,Chauhan,M.S., Gaur,S., Dikshit,P.K.S., Dwivedi, S.B  (2018):  Identification of critical soil erosion prone areas and prioritization of micro-watersheds using geoinformatics techniques. Ecological Engineering,V.121,pp 26-34.

12. Dwivedi, S.B. and K.Thenuo (2017) Occurrence of wagnerite in Mg-Al granulites of Sonapahar, Meghalaya, Journal of Earth System Science (Springer)  126(4) 52.

12. Shivhare,N.,Rahul,A.K.,Gaur,S.,Chauhan,M.S.,Dikshit,P.K.S.,Dwivedi,S.B.and  Ojha,  C.S.P. (2017) Hydrological Planning of Watershed of RGSC, Mirzapur,  UP, Using GIS Techniques,   Developpment of Water Resources of India   (Springer) V.75 pp.3-18.

12. Chauhan,M.S.,Kumar,V,Rahul,A.K.,Dikshit,P.K.S.and Dwivedi,S.B.(2017) Spatial  distribution of the suspended sediments in river Ganga at Varanasi, Uttar   Pradesh, India"  International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering  Vol.10 No.03 pp 30-42
13. Dwivedi,S.B. , Dikshit, P.K.S. and Sindhusuta (2016) Evaluation of geotechnical properties  of Vindhyan sandstone for suitability as a building stone. Journal of  Rock Mechanics and Tunnelling Technology (In press)

14. Patel ,R.S.,Sen Gupta,D.,Tiwari,S.K.,Dwivedi.S.B. (2106):  Morphometric aspects of  a small river system of Mirzapur District,Uttar Pradesh,India: A case study of  Barhi river system. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and  development,Vol.3,pp 250-255.
15. Sindhusuta and Dwivedi S.B. (2015) Geotechnical Evaluation of Vindhyan Sandstone International Journal of Advances in Earth Sciences vol.4 pp.8-18
16.MS Chauhan, PKS Dikshit,  Dwivedi S.B. (2015) Modeling of Discharge Distribution in Bend of Ganga River at Varanasi Computational Water, Energy, and Environmental Engineering,  Vol.4, pp.25-37.
17.Singh S.P. and Dwivedi S.B. (2015) High Grade Metamorphism in the Bundelkhand  Massif and Its Implications on Mesoarchean Crustal Evolution in Central India, Journal of Earth System Science (Springer) Vol.124  No.1,PP.   197-211

18.DK Gupta, P Kumar, VN Mishra, R Prasad, PKS Dikshit,  Dwivedi,S.B, (2015) Bistatic measurments for the estimation of rice crop variables using artificial neural network. Advances in Space Research (Elsevier) Vol.55 ,No.6 pp1613-1623

19.Manvendra Singh Chauhan,Vikram Kumar,P. K. S.Dikshit and  Dwivedi,S.B. (2014): Comparison of Discharge Data Using ADCP  and Current Meter International Journal  of Advances  in Earth Sciences Vol.2, Issue2 pp 81-86

20.Singh S.P.,Srivatava,A.K.,Kumar,G and Dwivedi,S.B.(2013) Metamorphic evolution of contact aureole of the Jhirgadandi pluton,Sonbhadara district, Mahakoshal mobile belt,Central India, Journal of Earth  System Science(Springer)v. 122, no.3, pp 743-757

21. Dwivedi, S.B. and K.Thenuo (2013) Petrology and Geochemistry of Metapelites and basic granulites from Sonapahar Region of Shillong Meghalaya Gneissic Complex,Nort h east India. Journal Geological Society of India (Springer) V.81 pp.755-766.
22.Narayan, K., Dikshit,P.K.S. and Dwivedi,S.B.(2012) GIS supported geomoephologic instantaneous unit Hydrograph (GIUH) of Varuna river basin using geomorphological characteristic. International Journal  of Advances  in Earth Sciences Vol.1 pp.68-76.
23. Dwivedi, S.B. and K.Thenuo (2012) Petrogenetic evolution of the basic granulites of the Sonapahar, West Khasi Hills District,Meghalaya   International Journal  of Advances  in Earth Sciences Vol..1 pp 1-5

24. Lal,S.N., Prakash, D. and Dwivedi S.B. (2012) A computer program for estimation of pressure condition in metamorphic rocks: Thermodynamic basis and uncertainties. International Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences Vol.1 No.1 pp.38-44

25. Dwivedi ,S.B. and K.Thenuo (2011) Two-Pyroxene mafic granulites from Patharkhang,Shillong-Meghalaya,Gneissic Complex.  Current Science  Vol.100, pp 100-105

26. Dwivedi, S.B. (2011) Geodynamic evolution of Mesoproterozoic granulites of Meghalaya: evident from geothermobarometry, P-T path and P-T pseudosection Memoir  Geological Society of India No.77 , pp85-101.
27.Lal ,S.N.,Manju Pandey,Dwivedi,S.B. and Prakash D.(2011) Petrology and Geochemistry of   amphibolites and  its implications on geodynamic evolution of Central Crystalline zone of    Kumaun  Himalaya, India .Geol  Soc.Memoir  No. 77 pp 65-85

28. Paramakusam, B.R., Srivastava, R.K. and Dwivedi, S. B.(2010) Experimental  Studies on Heavy Metal Extraction from Contaminated Soil Using Ammonium Citrate as Alkaline Chelate during the Electrokinetic  Journal. Hazard. Toxic Radioactive Waste (ASCE )Vol. 15, pp.296-304

29. Dwivedi, S.B., Ashutosh Kumar and Singh, S.P. (2010) Granulites of Meghalaya and its petrological  correlation with   Central Indian granulites of Chhotanagpur and  Bundelkhand.  Journal of Economic Geology and   Georesource Management Vol.7pp152-167  
30.Singh,S.P.and Dwivedi,S.B.(2009) Garnet-Sillimanite-cordierite-quartz bearing assemblages from early  Archean   Supracrustal rocks of Bundelkhand Massif,Central India. Current Science. Vol.97 pp103-107.
31. Dwivedi,S.B and Jimmy,L.( 2008) Mineral Chemisty and P-T conditions of Metamorphism of Leptynite  from the area around  North –East of Dumka, Jharkhand Journal of Applied Geochemistry Vol.10, pp 51-59

32. Dwivedi,S.B, Jimmy,L.,Vanthangliana,V, and Lal S.N. (2007):  Refined Garnet-Biotite thermometer: Constrainsts from empirically derived Margules parameters for garnet and Biotite, The Indian Mineralogist Vol.41 pp 97-111

33..Dwivedi,S.B.,Lal,S.N. and Pandey,M., 2006 : The stability of dehydration equilibria involving annite, ferrosilite, sanidinite, quartz and H2O in KFASH system and its application as hygrometer on charnockites. Indian journal of Geochemistry  Vol.21 pp. 58-67

34. Lal, S.N, Dwivedi, S.B., and Pandey,M. 2006. Metamorphic evolution of sapphirine granulites from Anakapalle , Eastern Ghats Granulite Belt, India. Indian Journal of Geochemistry Vol.21 pp. 10-22 

35. Kuster,D, Dwivedi,S.B.,.Kurkura,K , Mehari, K and Matheis,G (2005): Petrogenetic reconnaissance investigation of mafic sills associated with flood basalts, Mekelle basin, northern Ethiopia: implication for Ni-CU exploration.  Journal of Geochemical Exploration (Elsevier)Vol.85 pp 63-79. 
36. Kuster,D., Dwivedi,S.B., Kurkura,K and Mehari, K (2003): Chalcophile element depletion in mafic sills of the Mekelle basin, Tigrai: a guide to Ni-Cu-PGE exploration in the Ethiopian flood basalt province. Mineral Exploration and Sustainable Development, Eliopoulos et al.(eds) Millpress, ISBN9077017771. pp 605

37. Dwivedi, S. B. (1999):  Gedrite - bearing  garnet - cordierite- hypersthene  mineral parageneses  from the south-west of Daltonganj, Chhotanagpur granite-granulite gneiss complex, Bihar . Proceeding for International conference on granulites and Charnockites,  Madras,India pp 20-32.   

 38. Dwivedi,S.B.,Mohan,A, and Lal,R.K.(1998):  Recalibration  of  Fe-Mg exchange reaction between garnet and cordierite as a thermometer. European Journal of Mineralogy V.10, pp. 281-289.

39. Dwivedi,S.B. (1998): Oxygen fugacity (fO2) during metamorphism of granulites of the area around Daltonganj,western Chhotanagpur,Bihar.  Indian Mineralogist  V.30 pp. 20-22.

40. Dwivedi,S.B.,Mohan,A. and Lal,R.K. (1997): Internally consistent geothermo -barometers in the system FeO-MgO-Al2O3-SiO2-H2O involving garnet, cordierite,aluminosilicate and quartz and their application to metapelites. Journal Geological Society of India,V.49, pp 647-660.

 41..Dwivedi,S.B. (1996) : Non-ideal binary mixing in cordierite: constraints from  experimental data on Mg-Fe partitioning in garnet and cordierite and a reformulation of garnet-cordierite geothermometers.,Earth System science (Springer) Vol.105, No.4 pp. 365-377.

 42. Prakash,D and Dwivedi,S.B.. (1994): Ocean- A future potential Resources Reservoir. Everyman Science Vol.29,No.4 pp.109-114 .                                               
43. Dwivedi,S.B.,Singh,T.N. and Prakash,D. (1993): Precambrian metamorphites of the area around Kandra,district Singhbhum,Bihar. Indian Journal of Engineers, Vol.23, No.1&2 pp. 195-206.   
  44 . Dwivedi,S.B. and Lal,S.N. (1992): Prograde Barrovian types of metamorphism of pelitic rocks around Kandra, district Singhbhum,Bihar. Proc. Indian National Science Academy, V.58A,No.3 ,pp.195-206.                                                                            
 Full Papers in Conference Proceedings and Edited Volume
45. VN Mishra, R Prasad, P Kumar, DK Gupta, PKS Dikshit,S.B.Dwivedi and A. Ohri (2015) : Evaluating the effects of spatial resolution on land use and land cover classification acuuracy,  International Conference on Microwave, Optical …, IEEE.

45. DK Gupta, R Prasad, P Kumar, VN Mishra, PKS Dikshit, SB Dwivedi (2015):Crop variables estimation by adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system using bistatic scatterometer data, International Conference on Microwave and Photonics (ICMAP), 1-2
46. V. N. Mishra, R. Prasad, P. Kumar, D.K.Gupta, P. K. S. Dikshit, Dwivedi S.B.,  R.S.Singh, V.Srivastava (2015): Supervised Algorithms for Classification of  Remotely  Sensed SatelliteImage using Open Source Support, Proceeding  National Confertence on Open Source GIS: Opportunity and challenges (OSGIS- 2015) Oct.9-10 pp. 126-133.
47.Kailash Narayan , S. Madhvi Singh , P. K. S. Dikshit ,. Dwivedi S. B. (2015) Planning proposed for Varuna River Watershed using Remote Sensing and GIS Applications Proceeding Natinal Confertence on Open Source GIS: Oppourtunity and challenges (OSGIS-2015) Oct.9-10 pp. 142-149.

48.Narayan,K.,Dikshit,P.K.S. and Dwivedi,S.B.(2013) Geomprphological characteristics of Varuna watershed using GIS and remote sensing Technique. 2nd International conference on Emerging trends in Engineering & Technology, April 12-13,2013 College of Engineering Treethankar Mahavir University. Pp.1-6.

49. Mishra Umank,Pandey,K.K. and Dwivedi,S.B.(2011)Forecasting of ground water level of Sigma Tehsil Raipur district,chhatishgarh Using Artificial Neural Network.) Proceeding National Conference on Recent advances in Civil Engineering,RACE-2011,IT,BHU pp590-597
50. Kumar,R. Jain,H. and Dwivedi,S.B.(2011)Channel and cored unit for roofing /flooring for low cost housing: A review . Proceeding National Conference on Recent advances in Civil Engineering,RACE-2011,IT,BHU pp..294-298

51. Dwivedi ,S.B. and K.Thenuo (2011) Average P-T estimate and mineral chemistry of the two pyroxene bearing granulites from Sonapahar west Kashi Hills District,Meghalaya, Proceeding National Conference on Recent advances in Civil Engineering,RACE-2011,IT,BHU  pp.349-354

52. Lal,S.N. and Dwivedi,S.B. (2011)Paleolake valleys of Kumaun Lesser Himalaya: Potential source of Drinking water. Proceeding of the National Conference on groundwater for drinking : issues and options,Feb.11-13, 2011, Department of Civil Engineering, Institute of Technology,BHU,Varanasi-221005 (2011)pp 186-191

53.Dwivedi,S.B. and Pandey,K.K. (2011) Multivariate analyses and its application to derive Margules  arameters for Garnet(ΔWCa & ΔWMn) and biotite (ΔWAl&ΔWTi)  and its implication in   Mg-Fe exchange Garnet-Biotite thermometer (Proceeding National Conference on  Mathematical Modeling and Computer Simulation MMCS 2011, March  25-  54,   2011, Department of Applied Mathematics, Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi-  221005,pp.32-36

55.Theunuo.K. and Dwivedi,S.B. (2011) Earthquake its terminologies and seismic zone of India: A review    Proceeding All India Biennial Civil Engineering conference on Advances in Civil engineering April 1- 3 2011 pp 80-94

56.Hussain,M.F.,Dwivedi,S.B. and Mondal M.E.A (2009)Chalcophile element characteristic in mafic dykes from central and northeastern parts of Bastar craton: A guide to Ni-Cu-PGE Mineralization. Macmillan Advanced Reserch Series Edited by Santosh Kumar  Magmatism,Tectonism and Minearlization Pp.312-321

Paper published in Seminar/Symposium

57. Dwivedi, S. B. and Theunuo,K. (2012) Petrogenetic evolution of Mesoproterozoic granulites of Meghalaya: Evident from Geochemistry, Geothermobarometry,P-T path and P-T Pseudosection. National Seminar on Geology and Geo-resources of Himalaya and Cratonic Regions of India (GGHCRI-2012) March 10th to 12th ,2012 pp.92-93

58.Dwivedi, S. B. and Theunuo,K. (2012) Trace element and REE Geochemistry of granulite from Sonapahar region of shillong Meghalaya Gneissic Complex(SMGC),Meghalaya National Seminar on Recent Advances and future Challenges in Geochemistry and Geophysics: the Indian Scenario, Feb.,22-24,2012,Department of Geology ,BHU,p.103.

59. Dwivedi, S. B. and Theunuo,K. (2011) Precambrian Granulites of  Shillong Meghalaya Gneissic Complex (SMGC) and its implication on crustal evolution of Northeastern India.  International Symposium on “ Precambrian Accretionary Orogens and Field Workshop in the Dharwar Craton Southern India, 2-11 Feb.,2011,University of delhi,Delhi and Geological society of India, Bangalore pp.23-24
60. Dwivedi,S. B. and Theunuo,K. (2010) Geodynamic evolution of Mesoproterozoic granulite Meghalaya and its petrological correlation with Mesoproterozoic Central Indian granulites of Chhotanagpur and Bundelkhand. National Symposium on “ Geology and Mineral Resources of Bundelkhand Craton (GMRB-2010) ,08-10 Ocotober-2010,Department of Geology, Institute of Earth Sciences, Bundelkhand University,Jhansi-284128
61. .Dwivedi, S. B.  (2009): Tectonism Metamorphic Evolution of Mesoproterozoic Granulites of the Area  Around   Sonapahar,   West Kashi Hills District, Meghalaya, India,2nd Precambrian  Continental Growth and Tectonism, February 24–28, 2009 pp 124-125
62. Dwivedi S. B. and Singh,B.N.(2009) Metamorphic Evolution of the Granulites from the AreaAround NE   of   Dumka, Jharkhand, 2nd Precambrian Continental Growth and Tectonism, February  24–28,   pp. 125-126.

63. .Dwivedi S. B.  (2009): Mesoproterozoic granulites of the Sonapahar,Meghalaya. National Symposium   March 17-19, Department of Geology,BHU pp 19-20
64. Dwivedi,S.B. (2006): Empirically derived non-ideal Margules parameters for garnet and biotite and its application as thermometers. National seminar on “ Origin and evolution of the deep Continental crust” Department of Geology, Pune University 13-14 Oct.2006 P. 34

65.  Dwivedi,S.B. (2006) : A refined recalibration of Mg-Fe exchange for garnet-biotite geothermometer.  Natinal Seminar on Active and Fossil Suture Zones and Annual Gneral Meeting of The Geological Society of India, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology Dehradun

66. Kuster,D.,Dwivedi,S.B.,Kurkura,K., and Mehari,K. (2004): Petrogenetic reconnaissance exploration for magmatic sulphide mineralisation (Ni-Cu-PGE) of flood basalt related mafic sills, Mekelle area, northern Ethiopia. 20th colloquim of African Geology-Orleans, France-2-7 June 2004, Abstract volume P.245

67. .Kuster,D., Dwivedi,S.B., Kurkura,K., and Mehari,K. (2003): Exploring the  Ni-Cu-PGE potential of the Ethiopian flood basalt province: implications from chalcophile element depletion in mafic sills of the Mekelle basi(Tigrai).4th EGMA congress, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia pp. 44-45 

68. Dwivedi,S.B.(2003): Metamorphites hosted base/transition metal of the area around Negas, Tigrai Province, Northern Ethiopia. 4th EGMA congress, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia pp. 46-47 

69. Kuster,D., Dwivedi,S.B., Kurkura,K., and Mehari,K. (2002):  Petrograophic and geochemical  reconnaissance study of doleritic sills from the  Mekelle sedimentary basin, Tigray. IAG Symposium proceedings Addis ababa (Ethiopia) p.72
70. Dwivedi,S.B.(1997) Evolution of granulites of the area around Daltonganj,western Chhotanagpur,Bihar. National Seminar  "Precambrian 97" Udaipur  p.5
71.. Dwivedi.,S.B. (1996): Fug.bas: A computer program for calculation of fugacity of water and carbon dioxide (fH2O & fCO2) at desired pressure and temperature. National Symposium on Recent Researches in Sedimentary Basins and XIII convention of IAS,pp. B6.4-B6.6.                                              
 72. Dwivedi,S.B.(1995): Pressure-Temperaturetime path,oxygen fugacity and water activity during  metamorphism of granulites from Daltonganj,Bihar, India. International Conference "Precambrian 95" Montreal, Canada. pp. 231-232.                                            

 73. Dwivedi,S.B. and Singh T.N.,(1995): P-T conditions of Precambrian metamorphites hosted Lead-Zinc deposits of Rampura-Agucha, Rajasthan,India. International Conference "Precambrian 95" Montreal, Canada p.234.                                                                                               

74. Dwivedi,S.B.(1995): Proterozoic retrograde granulites to amphibolite facies transition in the metabasics of the area south-west of Daltonganj,district Palamau,Bihar. Xth Indian Geological Congress,Dhanbad p.21.
75.. Dwivedi,S.B.(1992): Precambrian metamorphites of the area around Kandra,district Singhbhum,Bihar. Proc.79th  Session  of ISCA p.11.
Edited Volume
Editor.  International Jouurnal of advances in Earth Science
76. Dwivedi et al. (2011) : Proceeding of RACE 2011 700p.
Computer program developed
  77.Dwivedi S.B.,Sivaraman,T.V and Lal R.K.(1995): Ptcalc- A program in QBASIC for pressure-temperature (P-T) calculation.
78.Dwivedi,S.B. and Lal,R.K. (1998): GEOTHERMOCALC: Geothermobarometry for    high grade Mg-Al rich rocks in the MAS system


1.River-Aquifer Exchanges & Hydrogeological Study for Watershed Management of Betwa River Basin, NRDMS,DST (30lakhs) started 2019

2. “P-T path and geodynamic evolution of amphibolite to granulite facies rocks of the Meghalaya Plateau,Meghalaya” DST,Govt of India Rs 30 Lakh Completed

3. Crop –signature studies by Microwave Remote Sensing with soft computing Techniques” Sprouting grants for faculty, IIT (BHU) Rs.25 lakh        Completed  

4. Qualitative and quantitative evaluation of metamorphites hosted base metal / transition metal ( Pb, Zn, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ni, Ag and Co) mineralization and its impact on groundwater and its chemistry in the area around Wikro, Negash and Hawzen, Tigrai province, Northern Ethiopia. As Co-Pi  (World Bank) Completed

5. Hydrochemistry of the Volcanic rocks aquifers in Maichew area,Tigray region,Northern Ethiopia. As Co-Pi   (World Bank)    Completed

Ph.D. Guidance
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Dean Academic Affairs, Indian Institute of Technology, Since Nov.,2019
Associate Dean (Academic affairs) ,Indian Institute of technology, Since March 2019  
Member B O G,Indian Institute of Technology (BHU)
Chairperson  SPGC     (2017 to 2019)
Member School Board, Institute of  Earth Sciences, Bundelkhand University (2017-2020)
Member Academic Council for three years (2016-2019): Central University of South Bihar.
Acting Head, Department of Civil Engineering
Convener, DPGC, Department of Civil Engineering,Sept,2014-2015 & 2017-2019
Convener , DUGC, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), July 2012- Sept 2014
Serve as the Head Department of Applied Geology,Faculty of Science and Engineering, Mekelle University since Sept.,2000 to June 2001.
Member Academic Commission, Faculty of Science and Technology, Mekelle   University Sept., 2000 to June,2001