Publications

Research Papers

Shanmugasundaram, J.,Y. Gunnell, A. E. Hessl, and E. Lee (in revision), Societal response to monsoon variability in Medieval South India: lessons from the past for adapting to climate change, The Anthropocene Review.

Shanmugasundaram, J., E. Lee, and G. Srinivasan (in revision), Intra-seasonal variability of North-East Indian monsoon rainfall over the southeastern peninsular India, International J. of Climatology.

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

Nicolas Zegre, Shanmugasundaram J, David Young, Carson Wright, Eungul Lee, 2014 – “Are Headwater Catchments Resilient to Warming Climate? An Ecohydrological Case from the Central on the Central Appalachian Mountains, USA”. Sixth International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts & Responses, 27 – 28 JUNE 2014, UNIVERSITY OF ICELAND, REYKJAVÍK, ICELAND.

Ramraj Narasimhan, Dwijendra Kumar Das, Shanmugasundaram J, Itesh Dash, Jayaraman Potty and Subbiah Arjunapermal, 2013 “Application of ECMWF products for reducing disaster risks in RIMES Member States”, Using ECMWF’s Forecasts (UEF2013), 5 – 7 June 2013, ECMWF, Reading, UK.

G.Srinivasan and Shanmugasundaram J – “Enhancing the use of Climate and climate change information through geo-spatial technologies”, Proceeding of International Symposium on Climate change and Disaster Management, 20th Jan 2010, MAPINDIA2010, Delhi, India. Published by GIS Development Pvt. Ltd

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

Srivihok, P., Das, K.D. and Shanmugasundaram J. (2009). Seismic data processing evaluation and tsunami modelling techniques for tsunami early warning system in the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia, The 3rd International Conference on Estuaries and Coasts, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.

Shanmugasundaram J, Nitin K.Tripathi & Marc Souris – Spatial Epidemiology of High Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Thailand using Geographic Information System, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Health GIS, 14-16 Jan 2008, Bangkok, Thailand. ISBN 9789741369768

Shanmugasundaram J, Nitin K.Tripathi & Marc 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,29 Aug 2001- Sep 2006, Bangkok, Thailand

Shanmugasundaram J, Wannakao L, Sankaran R – Study of chloride concentration in the coastal regions of cuddalore district using geographic information system, GEOINDO2005 conference, 30 Nov 2005, Khon Kaen, Thailand

Shanmugasundaram J, Kalaiselvan C, Nagarajan N and Sankaran R (2004) Spatial analyses of Chloride Concentration in Coastal Region Cuddalore District, presented in the National Seminar on “Coastal Environments and Mangement-2004” held at Annamalai University, India.24and 25th April, 2004 pp. 70-71. (Oral Presentation).

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.