Nityananda Deka

Nityananda Deka

Department of Geography
Gauhati University
Guwahati 781 014, Assam, India.

Phone : +91-9854920804

Email  nityananda@gauhati.ac.in



  • Warden AT 8 Boys' Hall (Rupkonwar Jyoti Prasad Agarwala Boys' Hostel)

  • Fluvial Geomorphology
  • Rural Hydrology
  • Agroecosystems
  • Landscape studies
  • Rural development
  • Special Paper : Fluvial Geomorphology, Social Geography
  • 1st to 3rd Sem: Geomorphology, Environmental Geography, Human Geography, NE India

  • Best Graduate in Geography (Major) from GU and DU, Year: 2000, Awarding Organisation: North East India Geographical Society

Selected Publications
Journal Publications
  1. Deka N. and Bhagabati A. K., Farming Practice in a Floodplain Village of Assam: Continuity and Change, Indonesian Journal of Geography Vol. 42, 13-36, 2010
  2. Deka N., Bhagabati A. K. and Ando K., Rural Land Use in the Brahmaputra Floodplain Environment, Assam: The Case of Muktapur Village, Contemporary India (INDAS, Japan) Vol. 1, 177-193, 2010
  3. Deka N., Bhagabati A. K. and Ando K., Recent Changes in Cropping Technology in the Floodplain of the Brahmaputra valley: A Case in Muktapur Village, Research for Tropical Agriculture (Japanese Society for Tropical Agriculture) Vol. 2, 99-100, 2009
  4. Deka N., Bhagabati A. K. and Ando K., Floral Resources in a Village Environment of the Brahmaputra Valley, Assam: Inventory, Use and Conservation, Journal of Agroforestry and Environment (Agroforestry Society of Bangladesh) Vol. 5, 75-82, 2011
  5. Deka N., Bhagabati A. K. and Ando K., Land Tenure Systems in a Floodplain Village of Assam, India, Research for Tropical Agriculture Vol. 4, 37-38, 2011
  6. Miyamato S., Ando K., Deka N., Bhagabati A. K., Riba T. , Historical Land Development in Central and Eastern Himalayas, Journal of Agroforestry and Environment Vol. 5, 37-40, 2011
  7. Deka N. and Bhagabati A. K., Periodic Markets in an Agricultural Environment: A Case from the Brahmaputra Floodplain, Assam, Geographical Review of India Vol. 71, 412-425, 2009
  8. Deka N. and Bhagabati A. K., Periodic Market Systems in the Rural Areas of the Brahmaputra Valley, Assam: The Case of Muktapur Hat, North Eastern Geographer Vol.36, 65-78, 2009-11
  9. Nityananda Deka and A K Bhagabati, Land Use Pattern in the Agro-climatic Context of the Brahmaputra valley, Assam, North Eastern Geographer Vol. 37, 69-78, 2012-13
  10. Nityananda Deka and A K Bhagabati, Welands in a Village Environment: A Case from Brahmaputra Floodplain, Assam, Transactions, Inst.Indian Geographers Vol. 37, 35-44, 2015

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