Resources and Environment

Resources and Environment focuses on introducing the current situation of resources and environment to make the broad masses of the people know the meaning and value of sustainable development as a kind of public academic journal. The current policies and related management measures designed for sustainable development will be mentioned in this journal.

Surendra Roy

Editorial Board Member of Resources and Environment

Professor, JCDM College of Engineering, India

Research Areas

Environmental Engineering


2011Ph.DIndian Institute of Technology, Bombay
1993M.TechEnvironmental Science and Engineering from the Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad
1987BachelorCivil Engineering from the Institution of Engineers (India)


presentScientist-III and Head of Environmental Engineering Department, National Institute of Rock Mechanics (NIRM), Kolar Gold Fields, India

Publications: Journals

[1]  Roy, S., Adhikari, G. R., Renaldy T. A. and Singh T. N. (2011) Assessment of atmospheric and meteorological parameters for control of blasting dust at an Indian large surface coal mine, Research Journal of Environmental and Earth Sciences 3(3), pp. 234-248.
[2]  Roy, S., Adhikari, G. R., Renaldy T. A. and Jha, A. K. (2011) Development of multiple regression and neural network models for assessment of blasting dust at a large surface coal mine, Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 4 (3), pp. 284-301.
[3]  Roy, S., Adhikari, G. R. and Singh T. N. (2010) Development of emission factors for quantification of blasting dust at surface coal mines, Journal of Environmental Protection 1 (4), pp. 346-361.
[4]  Roy, S. and Adhikari, G. R. (2009) Seasonal variation in the suspended particulate matter vis-à-vis meteorological parameters at Kolar Gold Fields, India, International Journal of Environmental Engineering 1 (4), pp. 432-445.
[5]  Roy, S., Adhikari, G. R. and Gupta, R. N. (2007) Use of gold mill tailings in making bricks-a feasibility study, Jr. of Waste Management & Research 25 (5), pp.475-482.
[6]  Roy, S. and Adhikari, G. R. (2007) Worker noise exposures from diesel and electric surface coal mining machinery, Noise Control Engineering Journal-an International Publication 55 (5), September-October, pp. 434-437.
[7]  Ghose, M. K. and Roy. S. (2007) Contribution of small-scale mining to employment, development and sustainability-An Indian scenario, Jr. of Environment, Development and Sustainability 9 (3), pp. 283-303.
[8]  Ghose, M. K. and Roy. S. (1999) Lysimeter test of the disposal of coke plant effluent to a land in India, Jr. of the Air & Waste Management Association 49 (10), pp. 1245-1249.
[9]  Roy, S. and Singh, T. N. (2008) Influence of rock and explosives properties and blast design parameters on dust generation during blasting in opencast coal mines-an approach, Mining Engineer's Journal 10 (4), November, pp. 10-14.
[10]  Roy, S. (2006) Air pollution dispersion model for a point source, Mining Engineer's Journal 7 (11), June, pp. 15-21.
[11]  Roy, S. (2006) Role of meteorological parameters on air pollution, Mining Engineer's Journal 7 (7), February, pp. 8-12.
[12]  Roy, S. (2006) Dust pollution due to surface coal mines and its impact on human health and vegetation, Mining Engineer's Journal 7 (6), January, pp. 18-21.
[13]  Roy, S. (2005) Geotechnical properties of coal fired thermal power plant ash, The Indian Mining & Engineering Journal 44 (10), October, pp. 17-20.
[14]  Roy, S. (2005) Environmental auditing-a tool for environmental management, Mining Engineer's Journal 7 (2), September, pp. 11-15.
[15]  Roy, S. (2005) Environmental impact assessment for mining projects, Mining Engineer's Journal 6 (11), June, pp. 29-33.
[16]  Roy, S. (2005) Use of coal combustion products in surface mine reclamation, Mining Engineer's Journal 6 (8), March, pp. 9-11.
[17]  Roy, S. (2005) Coal combustion residue: a useful fill material, Mining Engineer's Journal 6 (6), January, pp. 22-26.
[18]  Adhikari, G. R., Jain, N. K., Roy, S., Theresraj, A. I., Balchander, R., Venkatesh, H.S. and Gupta, R. N. (2006) Control measures for ground vibration induced by blasting at coal mines and assessment of damage to surface structures, Journal of Rock Mechanics and Tunnelling Technology 12 (1), January, pp. 3-19,.
[19]  Ghose, M. K. and Roy. S. (2000) Land disposal of coke oven effluents for irrigation-an Indian case study, Jr. of the Institution of Engineers, Environmental Engineering, Vol.81 (1), pp. 8-12.
[20]  Ghose, M. K. and Roy. S. (1999) Impact on surface water quality due to coke oven effluents, Indian Jr. of Environmental Protection, Vol.19 (10) pp. 735-740.
[21]  Ghose, M. K. and Roy. S. (1996) Status of water pollution due to the coke over effluents-a case study. Jr. of the Institution of Public Health Engineers, Vol. 1996, No. 3, pp. 1-10.

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums

[1]  Gupta, P. and Roy, S. (2011) Impact of underground space construction on water environment, International Conference on Underground Space Technology and the 8th Asian Regional Conference of IAEG, January 17-19, Bangalore, India.
[2]  Renaldy, T. A. and Roy, S. (2011) Impact of air environment due to underground space construction, International Conference on Underground Space Technology and the 8th Asian Regional Conference of IAEG, January 17-19, Bangalore, India.
[3]  Roy, S., and Ghose, M. K. (2005) Environmental challenges in Indian mineral industry & water resources, water demand and reuse of coal mine discharge in Raniganj Coalfield areas, International Symposium on Advances in Mining Technology and management, November30-December2, IIT, Kharagpur.
[4]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (1998) Control of water pollution by recycling of coke plant effluent for irrigation, International Conference on Water Quality and its Management, CIIP, New Delhi.
[5]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (1997) Environmental impact of coke plant effluent on surface water quality, International Symposium on Emerging Trend in Hydrology, Roorkee.
[6]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (1996) Pollution due to coke plant effluent and their management, WEDC International Water & Sanitation Conference, New Delhi.
[7]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (1994) Water pollution due to coke oven effluents of BCCL, International Conference on Environmental Protection, Bombay.
[8]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (1994) Pollution due to coke plant effluents and their low cost technology for the treatment and disposal, International Water Congress on "Water Down Under", Australia.
[9]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (1994) Impact on surface water quality due to coke oven effluents, 20th WEDC Conference, Colombo.
[10]  Roy, S. (2006) Mine waste disposal technique for the protection of environment, One day workshop on Reappraisal of Mining and Environmental Issues, September, Bangalore University, Bangalore.
[11]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (2005) Boosting production and export of Indian minerals and environmental challenges, National Convention and Seminar on Indian Mining Industry-Destination 2020, Nagpur, December.
[12]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (2005) Alternative energy sources and the potential for geothermal energy in the Indian context, National Seminar on Alternative Energy Sources, Thane, August.
[13]  Ghose M.K and Roy, S. (2005) Approach for the use of mine discharge for public water supplies in coal mining areas 21st National Convention on Environmental Engineering, Bhubaneswar, February.
[14]  Ghose, M.K. and Roy, S. (2004) Application of environmental biotechnology for the treatment of coke plant effluent, National Seminar on New Horizons in Environmental Science and Engineering in India, November 17-19, Bangalore University, Bangalore.
[15]  Roy, S. and Ghose, M.K (1994) Control of surface water pollution due to coke plant effluent by land disposal system, 2nd National. Seminar on Mineral & Ecology, Oxford & IBH Publishers, pp. 253-265.

Publications: Books/Book Chapters

[1]  Ghose, M.K. and Roy, S. (2008) Application of environmental biotechnology for the treatment of coke plant effluent, Chapt.4, Environmental Science and Technology in India, Eds. Arbind Kumar and R. K. Somashekar, Daya Publishing House, Delhi, pp. 32-37.
[2]  Roy, S. and Ghose, M. K. (2000) Damodar river pollution caused by coke plant effluent and the low cost technology for its safe disposal, Pollution and Bio-Monitoring of Indian Rivers. Ed. R. K. Trivedi, ABD Publishers, Jaipur, pp. 104-110.