Bharath Ganesh Babu
Assistant Professor
Department of Geography and Meteorology
Valparaiso University
Kallay Christopher Hall, 201D
Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
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Curriculum Vitae [Click for PDF]

 

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, 2009. Geography
Department of Geography, Geology, and Anthropology
Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana, USA
Dissertation: Classification of Urban Features Using Airborne Hyperspectral Data

Master of Science , 1997. Applied Geography
Department of Geography
Madras University, Chennai, India

Bachelor of Science , 1995. Geography
Department of Geography
Madras Presidency College, Chennai, India

Research Interests

Environmental Applications of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Science
Human-environmental interaction
Environmental effects of economic globalization
Habitat restoration and conservation
Knowledge transfer of geographic information technologies through multimedia delivery systems for k-12 students and local communities

Courses Taught

GEO 102 Globalization and Development
GEO 215 Introduciton to Geographic Information Systems
GEO 225 Cartography
GEO 230 Introduction to Remote Sensing
Geo 260 Enviornmental Conservation
Geo 365 Biogeography
Geo 415 Advanced Geographic Information Systems
Geo 430 Advanced Remote Sensing

Recent Publications

Ganesh Babu, B. (2012). Biodiversity. In W.A. Dando (Ed.), Food and famine in the 21st century. Vol. I., Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio.

Ganesh Babu, B. (2012). Carrying capacity. In W. A. Dando (Ed.) Food and famine in the 21st century. Vol. I., Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio.

Ganesh Babu, B. (2012). Conservation and sustainable agriculture. In W. A. Dando (Ed.) Food and famine in the 21st century. Vol. I., Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio.

Dando, W. & Ganesh Babu, B. (2012). North American agroclimatic regions: C.E. 2000 – 2100. In W.A. Dando (Ed.) Food and famine in the 21st century. Vol. I. Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio.

Basu, S., Devaraj, N., & Ganesh Babu, B. (2009). Spatial relationships between race, poverty and environmental quality in Northwest Indiana. Journal of the Indiana Academy of Social Sciences, xiii, 60-84.

Valparaiso University Department of Geography and Meteorology
Valparaiso, Indiana 46383