Personal Information
Santosh Kaini

Institute for Sustainable Industries & Liveable Cities, Victoria University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Santosh Kaini
Educations
From 2009 to 2011, MSc in Water Science and Engineering (with Distinction, topper) , Netherlands
From 2000 to 2004, Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering , Nepal
From 2006 to 2008, Master's Degree in Sociology , Nepal
Work Experiences
From 2017 to till date, PhD researcher , Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
From 2012 to till date, Senior Divisional Engineer (Water resources and Irrigation) , Department of Irrigation, Nepal
From 2006 to 2012, Engineer (Water resources and Irrigation) , Department of Irrigation, Nepal
Speciality
Water resources development and management
Climate change impacts on water resources
Irrigation
Climate data downscaling
Hydrological modelling
Journal Articles
Kaini, S., Gardner, T., Sharma, A.K., Assessment of socio-economic factors impacting on the cropping intensity of an irrigation scheme in developing countries. Irrigation and Drainage. 2020; 69: 363–375; https://doi.org/10.1002/ird.2427
Kaini S, Nepal S, Pradhananga S, Gardner T, Sharma AK. Representative general circulation models selection and downscaling of climate data for the transboundary Koshi river basin in China and Nepal. International Journal of Climatology. 2020; 40:4131–4149. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.6447
Conference Papers
Kaini, S., "Multiple use of irrigation water: way towards sustainable irrigation management", Seminar Proceedings, National Irrigation Seminar - June, 2016, Nepal.
Kaini, S., "Impact of Socio-economic Status on Cropping Intensity in Tarawali Irrigation Scheme, Lamjung, Nepal", Seminar Proceedings, National Irrigation Seminar - May, 2014, Nepal.
Kaini, S., Hayde, L.G., Schultz, B. and Marence, M., "Seepage analysis underneath the headwork of Chanda Mohana Irrigation Scheme, Sunsari, Nepal", Seminar Proceedings, National Irrigation Seminar - July, 2011, Nepal.
Honors and Awards
Australia Awards Scholarship (Australian Government Funded) to pursue PhD
Netherlands Fellowship Program (Netherlands Government Funded) to pursue MSc
Merit-based Scholarship Program (Nepalese Government Funded) to pursue Bachelor's degree
ADDRESS
Science Publishing Group
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10th and 11th Floors,
New York, NY 10020
U.S.A.
Tel: (001)347-983-5186