PROF. UMESH CHANDRA CHAUBE

INTERNATIONAL CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES

PART A: LONG TERM INTERNATIONAL TRAINING COURSES AT WATER RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT TRAINING CENTRE SINCE YEAR 1983

Since the year 1983, I have been involved in  training of the engineers from countries of Afro Asian region(Afghanistan, Iraq, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Srilanka, Yemen, Ghana, Tanzania,Vietnam, India etc).. More than 2700 engineers have received long term  training( one year training, one year PG Diploma and two year Master Degree programme) in water resource development and management at this premier training centre which was established in the year 1955 as per Bandung Conference in Indonesia.

PART B: SHORT TERM SPECIALIST COURSES

Prof U C Chaube had major responsibility as Course Coordinator as well as Key Resource Person for the following short-term courses:

  1. Specialist course on Reservoir Operation, Flood Control and Hydrologic Data, October 24 - November 19, 1983, Roorkee, Sponsored by Government of Tamil Nadu, India.
  2. USAID: Specialist Course on Planning, Design and Implementation of High Dams, January 15 - February 5, 1986 at Roorkee, sponsored by Government of India and United States Agency for International Development.
  3. Specialist course on Environmental Impact Assessment of Water Resources Projects (June 4 - June 15, 1991) at University of Roorkee, India.
  4. Specialist course on Modernisation of Canal Irrigation (March 24 - April 4, 1992) at University of Roorkee, India.
  5. Specialist course on Water Use Management (September 15- September 26, 1992) at    University of Roorkee, India.
  6. Specialist course on Computer Applications in Reservoir Operation (Nov. 17-28, 1992) at University of Roorkee, India.
  7. Specialist course on Reservoir Operation, Flood Control and Hydrologic Data (August 26-Sept. 7, 1993) at University of Roorkee, India.
  8. Specialist course on Irrigation Water Management (June 7-18, 1994) at University of Roorkee, India.
  9. Specialist course on Advances in Hydrologic Design of Water Resources Projects (June 21 - June 30, 1995) at University of Roorkee, India.
  10. Specialist Course on Watershed Management (Nov. 5- Nov. 16, 1996) at University of Roorkee, India.
  11. World Health Organization sponsored Special training course on Water Resources Engineering (Jan. 6 - April 11, 1997) at Univ. of Roorkee, India.
  12. Specialist course on Environmental Impact Assessment of Water Resources Projects (Aug.  4 - Aug.  4, 1997) at University of Roorkee, India.
  13. Specialist course on Source and Catchment Protection (June 7-9, 1998) at Univ. of   Roorkee, India.
  14. Refresher course on Planning of Medium Irrigation Projects (Jan. 9-13, 2001) sponsored by Deptt. Of Water Resources, Govt. of Orissa, India.
  15. Ghana: Study Tour cum Training Programme on Small Scale Irrigation Development (Nov 29-Dec, 2004) sponsored by Ghana Irrigation Authority, Ghana.
  16. Training course on “Tunnels and Underground Structures (Nov. 28 to Dec.09, 2005)  sponsored by Central Water Commission Govt. of India.
  17. Training course on “Design and Construction of Hydroelectric Projects including Pumped Storage Schemes” (Jan.23 to Feb.03 2006) sponsored by Central Water Commission Govt. of India.
  18. Afghanistan: In Country Training course at Kabul (Afghanistan) on Hydraulic Structures for Irrigation Schemes (31.10.08 to 07.11.08) sponsored by FAO (UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project Kabul.
  19. Afghanistan:  Eight Week Training on Rehabilitation and Management of Irrigation Schemes for Engineers from Afghanistan (15.02.09 to 14.04.09) sponsored by FAO (UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project Kabul.
  20. Short term course on River Training Works (September 07-11, 2009) sponsored by Inland Waterways Authority of India, New Delhi.
  21. Short term course on Project Management for River Valley Projects (September 21-25, 2009) sponsored by National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Ltd., New Delhi.
  22. Afghanistan: In country Training courses at Kabul (Afghanistan) on Integrated Water Resource Management(18th March,2011 to 25th March,2011) sponsored by FAO(UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project, Kabul.
  23. Afghanistan: Four week Training on River Basin Planning at IIT Roorkee for Engineers from Afghanistan (29th March,2011 to 24th April,2011) sponsored by FAO(UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project Kabul.
  24. Afghanistan: Four week Training on Design of Small Dams at IIT Roorkee for Engineers from Afghanistan sponsored by FAO(UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project Kabul.
  25. Afghanistan: Four week Training on Geological and Geotechnical Investigations; Foundation Treatment   for Dams and Reservoirs,at IIT Roorkee for Engineers from Afghanistan sponsored by FAO(UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project Kabul.
  26. Afghanistan: In country Training course at Kabul (Afghanistan) on T-840: ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT(December 10, 2011 to December 14, 2011)sponsored by FAO(UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project, Kabul.
  27. Afghanistan: In country Training course at Kabul (Afghanistan) on T-833:WATERSHED MANAGEMENT (December 17, 2011 to December 21, 2011) sponsored by FAO(UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project, Kabul.
  28. Afghanistan: In country Training course at Kabul (Afghanistan) on T-843:DRAINAGE ANDLAND RECLAMATION(December 24, 2011 to December 28, 2011)sponsored by FAO(UN) Emergency Irrigation Rehabilitation Project, Kabul.

PART C:COURSE PACKAGES

Prof U C Chaube has developed following course packages (theory, examples, self assessment questions) for self-learning, for use as field practice manuals and for conducting training courses.

No

Title

Pages

Agency for which prepared

1

Seven units on Hydrology and two units of Water Resources Planning for learning through Distance Education Mode

180

Indira Gandhi National Open University.

2

Environmental Impact Assessment of WR Projects (Nov.93)         

228

Indian society for Technical Education

3

Reservoir Operation, Flood Control and Hydrologic Data  (March 1994)

286

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4

Diagnostic Analysis of Irrigated Agr.System (July 1994)                 

143

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5

Computer Application in Reservoir Operation (July 1994)     

168

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6

Modernization of Canal Irrigation (July1994)

214

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7

Systems Approach to WR Planning and Management  (July 1995)

124

All India Council of Tech.Education

8

Hydrologic Analysis for WR Systems (Jan. 1996)              

120

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9

(Upgraded) Modernization of Canal Irrigation (March 97)             

225

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10

(Upgraded) Env. Impact Assessment of WR Projects (March 97)

264 

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11

Economic Analysis, Budget Planning and project Management (Nov. 1997)

196

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12

Management of Irrigation Operation and Maintenance

160

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13

Watershed Management (Dec.1997)

228

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14

Water Resources Engineering Economics (July 1998)   

153

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15

Planning of River Valley Project - Vol. I (Aug. 1998)

181

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16

Hydraulic Design of Canal Structures -Vol.I (Aug. 1998)

183

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17

River Valley Project Hydrology - Vol.I (Nov. 1998)

144

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18

Canal Operation and Water Distribution Plan (Sept.1999)

154

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19

River Valley Project Hydrology - Vol.II (Sept.1999)

172

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20

Hydraulic Design of Canal Structures (Vol.II) (Nov.1999)

150

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21

River Improvement Works  (Nov. 1999)

182

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22

Urban Flood Drainage (Dec.1999)

166

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23

Maintenance of Irrigation Works (Feb.2000)

151

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24

Irrigation Organization Structures (Feb. 2000)

192

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25

Planning of Hydropower Projects (March 2000)

157

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26

Conjunctive Use Management of Surface Water and Ground Water (April 2000)

152

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27

Flood Control and Management (March 2000)

160

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28

Hydropower Energy System Planning and Management

178

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29

River basin planning and management Vol. I (Jan. 2001)

152

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30

River basin planning and management Vol.II (Jan. 2001)

154

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