Editorial Team

Editor-in-Chief:

Govinda Bhandari
Progressive Sustainable Developers Nepal (PSD-Nepal)
New Baneshwor-31, Kathmandu
Nepal
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4358-8102   
Email: g.bhandari@psdnepal.edu.np

Advisory Board:

Mehraz Boolaky
Honorary Lecture and Dissertation Advisor
University of Liverpool/Laureate Faculty
University of Roehampton/Laureate
Publons: https://publons.com/researcher/1750383/mehraz-boolaky/
Email: mehz51@yahoo.co.uk

Vinod Pravin Sharma
CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research
Lucknow, India
Areas of interest: Toxicology, Human Resource Management, Quality Management
Website: http://iitrindia.org/En/StaffDetail.aspx?id=153
Email: vpsitrc1@rediffmail.com

Peetambar Dahal
Department of Plant Sciences
University of California, Davis
USA
Website: http://sbc.ucdavis.edu/Contact_Lab_pages/Bradford_Research_Team/
Email: peetambardahal@gmail.com

Manuscript editors:

Sonam Tashi
College of Natural Resource, Royal University of Bhutan
Lobesa, Punakha
Bhutan
Areas of interest: Organic Agriculture, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Horticulture
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1608-6238
Email: stashi.cnr@rub.edu.bt

Roshan M. Bajracharya
Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel
Nepal
Website: http://old.ku.edu.np/env/index.php?go=roshan
Email: rmbaj@ku.edu.np

Shiva Devkota
Global Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies, Kathmandu
Nepal
Website: https://ipbes.net/users/shiva-devkota
Email: shiva.devkota@gmail.com

Lal B Thapa Magar
Central Department of Botany, Tribhuvan University
Kirtipur, Kathmandu
Nepal
Areas of interest: Plant Invasion biology, Plant-soil microbial interaction, Plant stress physiology, Medicinal plants, Climate change
Website: https://www.cdbtu.edu.np/faculty/19/dr-lal-b-thapa-magar
Email: lal_thapa25@yahoo.com

Jiban Shrestha
Agriculture Botany Division
Nepal Agricultural Research Council, Khumaltar, Lalitpur
Nepal
Areas of interest: Plant Breeding and Agronomy
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3755-8812
Email: jibshrestha@gmail.com

Managing editor:

Ambika Pandey
Progressive Sustainable Developers Nepal (PSD-Nepal)
New Baneshwor-31, Kathmandu
Nepal
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8164-323X
Email: a.pandey@psdnepal.edu.np

Editorial Board: 

Prafulla Kumar Mohanty
Khallikote University,
Brahampur ,Ganjam, Odisha -760 001
India
Areas of interest: Zoology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Microbiology
Website: http://kub.ac.in/node/4
Email:prafulla.mohanty3@gmail.com 

Tista Prasai Joshi
Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST)
Satdobato, Lalitpur
Nepal
Areas of interest: Water Quality, Water Purification, Adsorption, Environment Microbiology
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4783-8452
Email: tistaprasai@gmail.com

Roshan Babu Ojha
Soil Science Division, Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Khumaltar, Lalitpur
Nepal
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8133-981X
Email: roshanbachhan@gmail.com 

Chhatra Mani Sharma
Central Department of Environmental Science, Institute of Science and Technology
Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Kathmandu
Nepal
Areas of interest: Aquatic ecology and water pollution
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Chhatra_Sharma
Email: cmsharma@cdes.edu.np

Smriti Gurung
Department of Environmental Science and Engineering
Kathmandu University
Nepal
Areas of interest: Aquatic Ecology, Freshwater biodiversity, Water quality
Website: http://old.ku.edu.np/env/index.php?go=smriti
Email:smriti@ku.edu.np

Laila N. Islam
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000
Bangladesh
Areas of interest: Immunology, Biochemistry, Environmental Sciences, Occupational Health and Toxicology
Website: https://www.du.ac.bd/faculty/faculty_details/BCH/1517 
Email: laila@du.ac.bd

Hayder Mohammed Issa
University of Garmin
Sulaimaniyah Province
Iraq
Areas of interest: Water and Wastewater Treatment, Environmental Processes, Risk Anaysis
Website: https://sites.google.com/a/garmian.edu.krd/dr-hayder-mohammed-issa/
Email:hayder.mohammed@garmian.edu.krd

Patrick S. Michael
Department of Agriculture, PNG University of Technology
Private Mail Bag, LAE, Morobe Province
Papua New Guinea
Areas of interest: Ecophysiology and Environmental Sciences
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4068-7276
Email:science22worm@yahoo.com

Badri Bhakta Shrestha
Department of Civil Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656
Japan
Areas of interest: Flood and sediment disaster management and prevention, hydrological analysis, debris flows, landslides, natural dams (landslide dam/moraine dam) and embankment dam failure, GLOFs, slope stability analysis, seepage flow analysis, assessment of flood hazard and risk/damage, hazard and risk mapping, flood forecasting, land use/land cover changes and climate change impact assessment
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1250-1596  
Email: babhash@gmail.com

Arshad Ashraf
Climate, Energy and Water Research Institute (CEWRI)
National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC), Islamabad
Pakistan
Areas of interest: Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Geoinformatics and Climate change
Website: http://www.parc.gov.pk/index.php/en/about-narc/116-narc/caewri/389-caewri-scientific-staff
Email:mashr22@yahoo.com 

Shahzada Adnan
National Drought Monitoring Centre, Pakistan Meteorological Department
Pitras Bukhari Road, Sector H-8/2, Islamabad-44000, Pakistan
Areas of interest: Climate Change, Climate variability, Climate Extremes, Droughts/Aridity, Agrometeorology, Forecasting, Renewable Energy
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7523-810X
Email:shaz.adnan@gmail.com

Gangadhar Nanda
Animal Production Research Institute
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University
Pusa, Samastipur, Bihar- 848125, India
Areas of interest: Organic farming, Sustainable Agriculture, Nutrient Management and Rice Agronomy
Website: https://www.rpcau.ac.in/centre-for-start-up-facilitation/dr-gangadhar-nanda/ 
Email: gnanda@rpcau.ac.in

Niranjan Parajuli
Central Department of Chemistry
Tribhuvan University 
Nepal  
Areas of interest: Combinatorial chemistry, Protein engineering and Enzyme inhibition
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9233-6489
Email:parajuli511@gmail.com

English consultant:

Jaclyn Bandy
WOCAT External Consultant 
Email:jaclynbandy@gmail.com