Dr. Arnab Banerjee

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  Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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Academic Record

M.Sc. Zoology from Presidency College (University of Calcutta)

Ph.D. Zoology from Visva-Bharati (A Central University)

Ph.D. Topic - Assessment of Ecosystem Health of Bakreswar Reservoir in India through Modelling Approaches

Research Experience:

National Post-Doctoral Fellow (NPDF) – Agricultural and Ecological Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Dr. D. S. Kothari Post-Doctoral Fellow – Department of Mathematics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Visiting Scientist – Agricultural and Ecological Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Young Scientist – as a member of Southern African Young Scientists Summer Program 2014-2015 (selected by International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis <IIASA>, Vienna, Austria), University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa

Senior Research Fellow (CSIR-UGC NET-SRF)

Junior Research Fellow (CSIR-UGC NET-JRF)

Selected Publications:

  1. Banerjee, N. Rakshit, M. Chakrabarty, S. Sinha, S. Ghosh, and S. Ray, “Zooplankton community of Bakreswar reservoir: Assessment and visualization of distribution pattern using self-organizing maps,” Ecological Informatics, vol. 72, p. 101837, Dec. 2022, doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2022.101837.
  2. Xia, Y. Zhang, Y. Huang, J. Wei, A. Banerjee, and Z. Yang, “The application of spatially explicit networks to compare carbon flows: A case study in Beijing, China,” Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 281, p. 124694, Jan. 2021, doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.124694.
  3. Dasgupta, A. Banerjee, et al., “Altered Food Habits? Understanding the Feeding Preference of Free-Ranging Gray Langurs Within an Urban Settlement,” Front. Psychol., vol. 12, p. 649027, Apr. 2021, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.649027.
  4. Banerjee, S. Ray, and P. K. Roy, “Concepts of Robustness and Ecosystem Health – with case studies from the Indian context,” in Biodiversity and Livelihood: Lessons from Community Research in India, O. V. Oommen, K. P. Laladhas, and E. Bharucha, Eds., 1st ed.Bentham Books, 2020, pp. 105–120. [Online]. Available: https://benthambooks.com/book/9789811482151/chapter/187721/
  5. Banerjee, M. Chakrabarty, G. Bandyopadhyay, P. K. Roy, and S. Ray, “Forecasting environmental factors and zooplankton of Bakreswar reservoir in India using time series model,” Ecological Informatics, vol. 60, p. 101157, Nov. 2020, doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2020.101157.
  6. A. Basir, A. Banerjee, and S. Ray, “Role of farming awareness in crop pest management - A mathematical model,” Journal of Theoretical Biology, vol. 461, pp. 59–67, Jan. 2019, doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2018.10.043.
  7. Banerjee, M. Chakrabarty, N. Rakshit, A. R. Bhowmick, and S. Ray, “Environmental factors as indicators of dissolved oxygen concentration and zooplankton abundance: Deep learning versus traditional regression approach,” Ecological Indicators, vol. 100, pp. 99–117, May 2019, doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.09.051.
  8. Banerjee, N. Rakshit, and S. Ray, “Structural Dynamic Models,” in Encyclopedia of Ecology, 2nd ed.Elsevier, 2019, pp. 206–212. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.11202-3.
  9. Banerjee and S. Ray, “Spatial Models and Geographic Information Systems,” in Encyclopedia of Ecology, 2nd ed.Elsevier, 2019, pp. 178–188. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.11237-0.
  10. M. Scharler et al., “Resilience Measures in Ecosystems and Socioeconomic Networks,” in Systems Analysis Approach for Complex Global Challenges, P. Mensah, D. Katerere, S. Hachigonta, and A. Roodt, Eds., 1st ed.Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2018, pp. 183–208. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-71486-8_11.
  11. Banerjee, M. Chakrabarty, N. Rakshit, J. Mukherjee, and S. Ray, “Indicators and assessment of ecosystem health of Bakreswar reservoir, India: An approach through network analysis,” Ecological Indicators, vol. 80, pp. 163–173, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.05.021.
  12. Banerjee, “Assessment of Ecosystem Health of Bakreswar Reservoir in India through Modelling Approaches,” thesis, Visva-Bharati University, 2017.
  13. Banerjee, M. Banerjee, J. Mukherjee, N. Rakshit, and S. Ray, “Trophic relationships and ecosystem functioning of Bakreswar Reservoir, India,” Ecological Informatics, vol. 36, pp. 50–60, 2016, doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2016.09.006.

Reviewer in Journals:

  1. Ecological Modelling, Elsevier: Since 2015
  2. Regional Studies in Marine Science, Elsevier: Since 2017
  3. African Journal of Aquatic Science, Taylor and Francis: Since 2017
  4. Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Springer: Since 2018
  5. Regional Environmental Change, Springer: Since 2019
  6. Oceanologia, Elsevier: Since 2020
  7. Ecological Informatics, Elsevier: Since 2020
  8. Resources, Conservation & Recycling, Elsevier: Since 2020
  9. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Thomson Reuters: Since 2020
  10. Pest Management Science, Wiley Online Library: Since 2021
  11. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, MDPI: Since 2021
  12. Water, MDPI: Since 2021
  13. Sustainability, MDPI: Since 2022
  14. Diversity, MDPI: Since 2022
  15. Scientific Reports, Springer Nature: Since 2023

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