Publications

Research Papers

Shanmugasundaram, J., E. Lee, and G. Srinivasan (accepted), Characterizing pentad rainfall variations during the North-East Indian monsoon season over the southeastern peninsular India, International J. of Climatology.

Shanmugasundaram, J., and E. Lee (in press), Oceanic and atmospheric conditions associated with the pentad rainfall over the southeastern peninsular India during the Northeast Indian Monsoon season, Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dynatmoce.2017.11.001

Shanmugasundaram, J.,Y. Gunnell, A. E. Hessl, and E. Lee (2017), Societal response to monsoon variability in Medieval South India: Lessons from the past for adapting to climate change, The Anthropocene Review, 1-26. doi: 10.1177/2053019617695343

Lee, E., R. Beida, J. Shanmugasundaram, and H. Basara Richter (2016), Land surface and atmospheric conditions associated with heat waves over the Chickasaw Nation in the South Central United States, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, 6284–6298, doi:10.1002/2015JD024659

Shanmugasundaram J, Soulalay V, Chettiyappan V. Geographic information system-based healthcare waste management planning for treatment site location and optimal transportation routeing. Waste Management and Research, 2011,10.1177/0734242X11427941.

Souris M, Gonzalez JP, Shanmugasundaram J, Corvest V, Kittayapong P– “Retrospective space – time analysis of H5N1 Avian Influenza emergence in Thailand”, International Journal of Health Geographics 2010 9:3.

Conference

Shanmugasundaram J., E. Lee, G. Srinivasan, “North East Indian Monsoon rainfall dynamics over the Southeastern India”, American Association of Geographers annual meeting 2017, Boston, USA, 5-9 April 2017.

Shanmugasundaram J., E. Lee, A. Hessl, Y. Gunnell, “Climate and civilization in the past: A case study on the rise of the Chola Kingdom in South India during medieval climate anomaly (850-1250 CE)”, American Association of Geographers annual meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA, 29 Mar-02 April 2016.

Shanmugasundaram J., E. Lee, R. Bieda, H. Basara, “Spatial Analysis of Heat Waves over South Central Oklahoma, USA”, American Association of Geographers annual meeting 2015, Chicago, USA, 21-25 April 2015.

 

Shanmugasundaram J., 2011 –“Geospatial Decision Support Tools for Early Warning Services & Disaster Risk Management”. Invited Speech, Geospatial World Forum 2011, Hyderabad, India, 18-21 Jan 2011.

Shanmugasundaram J., N.K. Tripathi., M. Souris – Spatial Epidemiology of High Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Thailand using Geographic Information System, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Health GIS, Bangkok, Thailand, 14-16 Jan 2008.

Shanmugasundaram J., N.K. Tripathi., M. Souris – An analysis of global distribution of the high pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) using Geographic Information Systems, Proceedings of the Fifth Annual International Conference and Exhibition of Geographical Information Technology, MAPASIA, Bangkok, Thailand, 29 Aug – 1 Sep 2006.

 

Contributed as co-author to reports

Bangladesh: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management for Agriculture Sector in Bangladesh. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR. Link

Ecuador: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management in Ecuador. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR . Link

India: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management for Agriculture Sector in Tamil Nadu State of India. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR. Link

Indonesia: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management for Agriculture Sector in Indonesia. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR. Link

Maldives: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management in Maldives. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR . Link

Mongolia: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management for Animal Husbandry Sector in Mongolia. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR . Link

Nepal: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management for Agriculture Sector in Nepal. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR. Link

Timor Leste: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR). 2013. Climate Risk Management for Agriculture Sector in Timor Leste. New York, NY: UNDP BCPR. Link

Cartographical Publication

Marc Souris and Jothiganesh S – Avian Influenza in Thailand – Disease Information System website online with more than 700 maps (basic to advanced level mapping)

http://www.rsgis.ait.ac.th/~souris/HPAI

 

GIS Reports

Final Report for the project “Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to provide spatiotemporal analysis of spread of Cassava Pink Mealybug (CPMB) and its parasitoid Anagyrus lopezi in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS)”, Oct 2013. by Dr.Prabhat Kumar and Jothiganesh Shanmugasundaram, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand India.

 Cartographic System Framework for Regional Integrated Multi Hazard Early Warning Systems for effective services in the area of Disaster Risk Management”- Report on methodology development of Weather Information & Translation System, Earthquake Information & Hazard Assessment System, Tsunami Risk Assessment Toolset and Geo Climate Information System, Sep 2010 by S. Jothiganesh.

“Quick Start Guide for SAVGIS”, RIMES Decision Support Tools Document Series, May2010 – Training material for users to start exploring free GIS tool called SAVGIS for mapping applications. May 2010 by S.Jothiganesh.