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Dr. Zareena Begum I

Dr. Zareena Begum I

Associate Professor

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Ph.D. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee), 2007.

M.Sc., Pondicherry University, 2003.

Research Interests

Water Management, Economics of Land Use Change, Environmental Footprint,  Virtual Water Trade, Anthropocene and Habitat Loss

Journal Publications: Zareena Begum Irfan and Arpita Nehra (2016): "Analyzing the Aid Effectiveness on the Living Standard: A Check-up on South East Asian Countries", Journal of Urban Management, 5(1), pp: 23-31 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jum.2016.07.001i Zareena Begum Irfan and Mohana Mondal (2016): “Environmental Assessment on the Operative Mode of Tanneries and Brickfields in India Using Water Footprint Tool”, American Journal of Engineering Research, Volume-5, Issue-7, pp: 169-175 Zareena Begum Irfan, Anu Anna Jo and Mohana Mondal (2016): “Ecosystem Hotspot Identification and Examination of the Land Use Change in Agricultural Ecosystem Using Geological Information: Evidence from India”, American Journal of Engineering Research, Volume-5, Issue-7, pp: 176-184 Zareena Begum Irfan, Abhijit Sharan and Mohana Mondal (2016): “Circulation Economics: Dynamic Material Flow Analysis of Metal Trade in India”, American Journal of Engineering Research, Volume-5, Issue-7, pp: 185-192 Zareena Begum Irfan, Anu Anna Jo and Mohana Mondal (2016): “Status Check of the Mining Hub of India: Examining the Land-Use Pattern Observed in the Forest –Agricultural Ecosystem of Dhanbad”, American Journal of Engineering Research, Volume-5, Issue-7, pp: 193-201 Zareena Begum Irfan, Anu Anna Jo and Mohana Mondal (2016): “Urbanization as a Land use change driver of Forest Ecosystem: Land-Use Pattern Change Analyzed for the Indore city”, American Journal of Engineering Research, Volume-5, Issue-7, pp: 202-209 Zareena Begum Irfan and Mohana Mondal (2016): ‘Water Footprint Analysis in Dairy Industry in India’, International Journal of Environmental Science and Development Vol. 7, No: 8, 591-594 Zareena Begum Irfan, Mohammed Tajuddin Khan and Karthick Radhakrishnan, (2015) “Determinants of Fuel Choice among Indian Households: An Empirical Investigation”, Pollution Research, 34 (2): 297-305 Bina Gupta, Poonma Malik and Zareena Begum Irfan, (2013) “Recovery of uranium, thorium and zirconium from allanite by extraction chromatography using impregnated chromosorb” Water Resources and Industry, 4, 21-31 Zareena Begum Irfan (2012), ‘Arsenic Contamination in Water: A Conceptual Framework of Policy Options with particular reference to Bengal Delta Basin’, International Journal of Hydrology Science and Technology, 2(4), 391-401 Bina Gupta and Zareena Begum Irfan (2012), ‘Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies for the Adsorption of Arsenic from aqueous medium using Cyanex 301- Impregnated Natural and Synthetic Fibrous Supports’, Interdisciplinary Environmental Review, 13 (2/3), 202-219 Zareena Begum Irfan, Bina Gupta and Tandon, S. N., (2012), ‘Removal of arsenic from anthropogenic aqueous media: An Analytical review with particular reference to solvent extraction technique’, Interdisciplinary Environmental Review, 13 (2/3), 127-138 Zareena Begum Irfan and Uvaneswari, (2012), ’Determination of the Cost-Effective Adsorbents to Remove Toxic Metal Pollutants from Industrial Waste Water’, International Journal of Social Science and Interdisciplinary Research, 1(4), pp: 19-25, ISSN online: 2277 3630 Zareena Begum Irfan and Vibha Sankar, (2012), ’Assessment of Health Impacts on Residents Living on the Banks of the Buckingham Canal, Chennai’, International Journal of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Research, 1(3), pp: 16-27, ISSN online: 2277 3630 Zareena Begum Irfan and Dhriti Mirpuri, (2012), ‘Valuing the Environmental Status of an Agricultural Heritage: A Case Study of Kapaleeshwar Temple, India’, International Journal of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Research, 1(3), pp: 37-45, ISSN online: 2277 3630 Zareena Begum I (2011), “Environmental Pollution and Public Health: The Socio-Economic Analysis of the Global Drivers of Change”, Print ISBN: 978-1-4244-9184-1, DOI: 10.1109/RSTSCC.2010.5712791, IEEE Xplore, pp: 19-24 Zareena Begum I (2011), “Safer building practices to deal with earthquakes: Challenges and Lessons learned from the South Asian countries”, Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 4, Issue 3, pp: 219-225. Zareena Begum I (2011), “Status and causes for the change in the concentration of natural marine wealth – Coral Reefs” Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 4, Issue 3, pp: 351-358. Bina Gupta and Zareena Begum I (2008), Separation and Removal of Arsenic from Metallurgical Solutions using Bis(2,4,4-trimethylpentyl)dithiophosphinic  acid  as  Extractant,  Separation  & Purification Technology, 63(1), 77-85. Bina Gupta, Zareena Begum I and Garima Rajput (2008), Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies for the Adsorption of Mn(II) and Co(II) from aqueous media using Agar-Agar as Sorbent, Chemical Engineering Communications, 195 (10), 1200-1212 Zareena Begum I and Bina Gupta (2007), Removal of Arsenic from natural water sources using Cyanex 301-Impregnated Adsorbents through Column Mode of Operation, Water Research, 7(3), 212-226 Bina Gupta, Niti Mudhar, Zareena Begum I and Indu Singh (2007), Extraction and Recovery of Ga(III) from Waste Material using Cyanex 923, Hydrometallurgy 87(1-2), 18-26. Bina Gupta and Zareena Begum I (2006), Stabilization of Solvent-Impregnated Resins (SIRs) by coating with Water-soluble Polymer and Chemical Cross-linking and its Application in Mercury Removal, Journal of Composite Interfaces, 13(4-6), 487-506   Book Chapters: Zareena Begum Irfan (2015): ‘Sustainable Water Reuse and Outlooks’, in Urban Water Reuse Handbook Edited by Eslamian, S, Francis and Taylor, CRC Group Volume 2, Chapter 85 Zareena Begum Irfan (2015): ‘Urban Water Reuse Risk’, in Urban Water Reuse Handbook (UWRH) edited by Eslamian, S, Francis and Taylor, CRC Group Volume 1, Chapter 40 Zareena Begum Irfan (2015): ‘Improving Tiger Conservation in India’ Chapter 11 in ‘Environment and Development - Essays in Honour of Dr. U. Sankar’ Edited by Shanmugam, K.R. and K.S. Kavi Kumar, Sage Publications Zareena Begum and Sukanya Das (2017): “Global and Indian Supply Chain of Textiles”, Chapter 2 in “A Study of India's Textile Exports and Environmental Regulations”, Editors: Kumar, K.S. Kavi (Ed.), Springer Zareena Begum and K.S. Kavi Kumar (2017): “Global Environmental Requirements – Textile Industry”, Chapter 4 in “A Study of India's Textile Exports and Environmental Regulations”, Editors: Kumar, K.S. Kavi (Ed.), Springer K. S. Kavi Kumar, Zareena Begum and Sukanya Das (2017): “Non-Tariff Barriers in Textiles: Incidence and Perceptions”, Chapter 5 in “A Study of India's Textile Exports and Environmental Regulations”, Editors: Kumar, K.S. Kavi (Ed.), Springer

Environmental Policy, Environment Economy Inter-linkage, Environment and Resource Economics, Mathematical Methods, Environment and Health,  Urban Economics

"Urban Dynamics, Landscape Ecological Security, and Policy Implications: A case study of Chennai region" project funded by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India. Ongoing Project since January 2017   Research Supervision Ms. Satarupa Rakshit, PhD Research Scholar  (since October 2017) Mr. S. Ashwin Ram, PhD Research Scholar (since October 2017)