Nagendra Singh

S&T Staff

Phone: (865) 241-0597
Fax: (865) 241-6261
Email: singhn@ornl.gov

Expertise

Spatial Analysis and GIS
Bioenergy
Land Use/Land Cover Change
Population Modeling

Education

PhD, Purdue University (in progress)
MS, Geology, Idaho State University (2005)
MS, Applied Geology, Indian School of Mines, India (1998)
BS, Geology, Presidency College, Calcutta, India (1995)

Professional Experience

2008- Present, S&T Staff, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
2005 – 2008, Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, TN
2003 – 2005, Research Assistant/Teaching Assistant, Idaho State University

Awards, Honors, and Certifications

  • 2010, Significant Event Award (SEA) for “Novel analyses of the simulation results from the CCSM (Community Climate System Model) 3.0 climate model”
  • 2009, Significant Event Award (SEA) for contribution to "Science Support for a Climate Change War Game and Follow-Up Support to the U.S. Department of Defense"

Professional Interests

  • Remote sensing, spatial analysis, geographic information science, bioenergy and biofuels, land use land cover change, population and demographic modeling. climate change and impacts, emergency response and preparedness

Selected Publications

Kang, S., Nair, S. S., Kline, K. L., Nichols, J. A., Wang, D., Post, W. M., Brandt, C. C., Wullschleger, S. D., Singh, N. and Wei, Y. (2013), Global simulation of bioenergy crop productivity: analytical framework and case study for switchgrass. GCB Bioenergy. doi: 10.1111/gcbb.12047

Singh, N., & Bhaduri, B. L. (2010). Estimating the effect of biofuel on land cover change using multi-year MODIS land cover data. In Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2010 IEEE International (pp. 899-902). IEEE.

West, T.,Singh, N., Marland, G., Bhaduri, B., & Roddy, A. (2009). The human carbon budget: an estimate of the spatial distribution of metabolic carbon consumption and release in the United States. Biogeochemistry, 94(1), 29-41.

Singh, N., &  Glenn, N. (2009). Multitemporal spectral analysis for cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) classification. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(13).

Ganguly, A.R., Steinhaeuser, K., Erickson III, D.J., Branstetter, M., Parish, E.S., Singh, N., Drake, J.B., Buja, L. (2009). Higher trends but larger uncertainty and geographic variability in 21st century temperature and heat waves, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 106(37): 15555-15559

Ganguly, A., Parish, E., Singh, N., Steinhaeuser, K., Erickson, D., Branstetter, M., et al. (2009). Regional and decadal analysis of climate change induced extreme hydrometeorological stresses informs adaptation and mitigation policies. Paper presented at the 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change,89th Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, Phoenix, AZ.

QuickTime Player Sabesan, A., Singh, N., & Tuttle, M. (2008). Spatial designation of critical habitats for endangered and threatened species in the United States. Journal of Map and Geography Libraries, 4(2), 348 - 355.

Fang, Y., Ganguly, A. R., Singh, N., Vijayaraj, V., Feierabend, N., & Potere, D. T. (2006). Online change detection: Monitoring land cover from remotely sensed data. In Data Mining Workshops, 2006. ICDM Workshops 2006. Sixth IEEE International Conference on (pp. 626-631). IEEE.

Yi, F., Auroop, R. G., Singh, N., Veeraraghavan, V., Neal, F., & David, T. P. (2006). Online change detection: Monitoring land cover from remotely sensed data. Paper presented at the Data Mining Workshops, 2006. ICDM Workshops 2006. Sixth IEEE International Conference on Data Mining.

Singh, N., & Glenn, N. (2009). Multitemporal spectral analysis for cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) classification. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(13).

 

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