Sanghamitra Adhya

Dr. Sanghamitra Adhya | Earth and Planetary Sciences | Excellence in Research

Kalyani Mahavidyalaya, India

Author Profile

Early Academic Pursuits

Dr. Sanghamitra Adhya embarked on her academic journey with a strong foundation in Geography, starting with her Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the University of Calcutta. Her commitment to excellence was evident early on, as she consistently ranked among the top performers in her academic pursuits. She demonstrated a keen interest in environmental geography and cartography, which laid the groundwork for her future research endeavors.

Professional Endeavors

Beginning her professional career as an Assistant Teacher at Kanchrapara Udbodhini Girls' High School, Her quickly transitioned to higher education, serving as a Lecturer and later as an Assistant Professor at Chapra-Bangaljhi Mahavidyalaya. Her dedication to the field of Geography led to her appointment as an Associate Professor at Kalyani Mahavidyalaya, where she continues to inspire students and contribute to the academic community.

Contributions and Research Focus

Her research primarily focuses on environmental appraisal, with a specific emphasis on regions affected by natural disasters such as landslides and tsunamis. Through her extensive publication record, she has shed light on various environmental challenges, including plastic pollution, coastal modifications, and the impact of urbanization on natural habitats. Her work not only contributes to the academic discourse but also offers practical insights for sustainable development and disaster management strategies.

Accolades and Recognition

Her contributions to academia have been widely recognized, both nationally and internationally. She has received numerous awards and scholarships, including the prestigious Shiksha Ratna Award from the Government of West Bengal and the Global Recognition Award from Global Recognition Awards™, Australia. Her active involvement in organizations such as Impact Youth Sustainability (IYS) and Global Ambassadors of Sustainability further underscores her commitment to promoting environmental awareness and sustainability on a global scale.

Impact and Influence

Her impact extends beyond the confines of academia. As the Director of IYS-India and through her membership in various academic and professional bodies, she has played a pivotal role in fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange in the field of sustainability. Her research has practical implications for policymakers, educators, and community leaders, highlighting the importance of proactive environmental stewardship in mitigating the adverse effects of climate change and environmental degradation.

Legacy and Future Contributions

Her continues her academic journey, her legacy lies in the inspiration she imparts to future generations of geographers and environmental scientists. Through her mentorship, research, and advocacy efforts, she aims to foster a culture of environmental consciousness and social responsibility. Her future contributions are poised to further advance our understanding of complex environmental issues and pave the way for innovative solutions towards a more sustainable and resilient future.

Notable Publications 

Vulnerability of groundwater in three megacities of India

Management of Fly Ash of Kolaghat Thermal Power Station, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Geo environmental appraisal of the tea gardens crippled by landslides in Darjeeling PS of West Bengal



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Climate Change and Environmental Health of Indian Megacities

Environmental Effect of Genetically Modified Plants


Sanghamitra Adhya | Earth and Planetary Sciences | Excellence in Research

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