Faculty Information

Dr. M.Kannan
Associate Professor
Civil
18-07-2013

Qualification & Experience

II Class
I Class
Degree Awarded

Experience

11 Years
4

Projects Guided

5
1
1

Papers Published in Journals

Kannan. M., Saranathan. E., and Anbazhagan. R., 2017, “Soil slope stability Analysis by Circular Failure Chart method – A case study in Bodi-Bodimettu Ghat Section, Theni District, Tamil Nadu, India”, International Journal of Earth Science and Engineering – in progress (Submitted on 4th April 2017).                                                                                                                                                                             Kannan. M., Saranathan. E., and Anbazhagan. R., 2017, “GIS based Bivariate Statistical Landslide Susceptibility Zonation  in Bodi-Bodimettu Ghat Section, Theni District, Tamil Nadu, India”, Journal of Indian Society of Remote Sensing – in progress (Submitted on 25th April 2017).                                                                                                                                                                         Saranaathan S.E. and Kannan M., 2017, “SMR and Kinematic analysis for Slope Instability along Bodi - Bodimettu Ghat section, Tamil Nadu, India”, Journal of Geological Society of India Vol.89 (1), pp 589-599 - PhD work.                                                                                                                                                                              Kannan. M., Selsia Devi., Aruna Devi and Sangavi., 2015, “Assessment of Groundwater Quality in Thanjavur District using GIS and Remote Sensing Techniques”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology.                                                                                                                                                                         Saranathan. E., Suganya Kanagasabai., Kannan. M., and Venkatraman. K., 2014, “A Geo-Technical assessment of slope stability condition at Lovedale Club slide, Lovedale, The Nilgris, Tamil Nadu”, The International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Vol.7 (1), ISSN 0974-5904. (Scopus journal, Impact factor – 0.15)                                                                                                                                                                              Kannan. M., Saranathan. E., and Anbazhagan. R., 2014, “Comparative Analysis In Gis Based Landslide Hazard Zonation – A Case Study In Bodi-Bodimettu Ghat Section, Theni District, Tamil Nadu, India”, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, DOI 10.1007/s12517-013-1259-9. (Scopus journal, Impact factor – 1.141) – PhD work.                                                                                                                                                                              Kannan. M., Saranathan. E., and Anbazhagan. R., 2013, “Landslide Vulnerability Mapping using Frequency Ratio Model: A GIS approach in Bodi-Bodimettu ghat section, Theni District, Tamil Nadu, India”, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, DOI: 10.1007/s12517-012-0587-5, Online First™, 13 May 2012. (Scopus journal, Impact factor – 1.141) – PhD work.                                                                                                                                                                         Saranathan. E., and Kannan. M., 2012. “Assessment of Landslide Hazard Zonation Mapping in Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu - India”, Journal of Disaster Advances, Vol.5 (4), pp 42-50. (Scopus journal, Impact factor -0.692)                                                                                                                                                                         Saranathan. E., Ravindar, S., Chandrasekaran. R.., Gopinath, K., and Kannan, M., 2011, “Landslide Susceptibility zonation for kumuli ghat section, Theni District, Tamil Nadu”, Indian Landslides, Vol.4, No.1, pp 45-50.                                                                                                                                                                              Kannan. M., Saranathan. E., and Anbazhagan. R., 2011, “Evaluation of Vulnerable Zones in Bodi-Bodimettu Ghat section, Bodinayakkanur Taluk, Theni District, Tamil Nadu,”, Indian Landslides, Vol.4, No.1, pp 39-44. - PhD work.                                                                                                                                                                              Kannan. M., Saranathan. E., and Anbazhagan. R., 2011, “Macro Landslide Hazard Zonation Mapping – Case study from Bodi – Bodimettu Ghat section, Theni District, Tamil Nadu – India”. Journal of Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Vol.39, No.4, pp 485-496. (Scopus journal, Impact factor – 0.285) – PhD work.                                                                                                                                                                         Saranathan. E., Chandrasekaran. R.., Soosai manickaraj. D., and Kannan, M., 2011, “Shoreline changes in Tharangambadi Village, Nagapattinam District, Tamil Nadu, India – A case study”, Journal of Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Vol.39, No.1, pp 107-115. (Scopus journal, Impact factor – 0.285)                                                                                                                                                                         Saranathan. E., Rajesh Kumar. V., Kannan. M., and Anbazhagan. R., 2010, “Landslide Macro Hazard Zonation of the Yercaud Hill Slopes Ghats Section – km 10/4 to 29/6”, Indian Landslides, Vol.3 No.1, pp 9-16.                                                                                                                                                                      Navaneethan. R.,Girija. T., Renganathan. C., Saranathan. E., and Kannan. M., 2009 “Land Use Change Detection Studies in and around Magnesite Mining Area, Salem District, Tamil Nadu”, International Conference on Energy and Environment, Chandigarh, India, March 19-21, 2009, WASET, Vol.39, China, pp 802-807.(ISSN: 2070-3740).                                                                                                                                                                         Saranathan. E., Rajesh Kumar. V. and Kannan. M. 2011, “Micro Morphological Changes In Tsunami Affected Villages Near Pumbukar, Nagapattinam District, India” , Geoinformatics in Applied Geomorphology, Taylor & Francies Group, Boca Raton London New York,  pp. 316-333.   

Papers Presented in Conferences

Saranathan. E., Rajesh Kumar. V., Kannan. M., 2012, “Rock slope Stability analysis along Mundal – Bodimettu ghats section in Theni district, Tamil Nadu”, National Symposium on Space Technology for Food and Environment Security, New Delhi, December 2-6 (2nd Best Paper award) – PhD work.                                                                                                                                                                             Saranathan. E., Rajesh Kumar. V., Kannan. M., 2012, “Mining Impact on Land Use / Land Cover: A case study from Neyveli Lignite mines, District of Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, India”, 5th International Congress of Environmental Research, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, November 22-24.                                                                                                                                                                             Saranathan. E., Rajesh Kumar. V., Kannan. M., 2011, “Identification of Landslide Vulnerable zones in Yercaud Ghat section, Salem District, Tamil Nadu”, Geosummit 2011, Sathyabama University, Chennai, July 27-29.                                                                                                                                                                          Navaneethan. R., Girija. T., Renganathan. C., Saranathan. E., and Kannan. M., 2009 “Land Use Change Detection Studies in and around Magnesite Mining Area, Salem District, Tamil Nadu”, International Conference on Energy and Environment, Chandigarh, India, March 19-21.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sundaram, A., Vasudevan. S., Arivarignan. G., Gobu. B., Rajeshkanna. B., Murugiah. M., Srileka. S., Sivanatarajan. G., Sivadoss. K., Sivaprakasam. S., Sivasamandy. R., Prasad. C., Kannan. M., and Balasubramani. M. 2006, “GIS and GPS Data Integration for School Mapping Project in Pudukkottai District of Tamil Nadu”, International conference on DIMMS, Centre for Remote Sensing, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, 27-28 Mar. pp: 11.                                                                                                                                                                               Sundaram, A., Vasudevan. S., Arivarignan. G., Murugiah. M., Rajeshkanna. B., Gobu. B., Srileka. S., Sivanatarajan. G., Sivadoss. K., Sivaprakasam. S., Sivasamandy. R., Prasad. C., Kannan. M., and Balasubramani. M. 2006, “School up gradation Plan Using GIS Data Processing Method”, International conference on DIMMS, Centre for Remote Sensing, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, 27-28 Mar. pp: 13.                                                                                                                                                                                            Sundaram, A., Vasudevan. S., Arivarignan. G., Rajeshkanna. B., Gobu. B., Murugiah. M., Srileka. S., Sivanatarajan. G., Sivadoss. K., Sivaprakasam. S., Sivasamandy. R., Prasad. C., Kannan. M., and Balasubramani. M. 2006, “GPS Data Capturing by Block Resource Teacher Educators (BRTEs) – An Experience from selected Districts of Tamil Nadu”, International conference on DIMMS, Centre for Remote Sensing, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, 27-28 Mar. pp: 82.