Wednesday, September 20, 2006


Address in Nepal: Chode Tole, Thimi
Kyoto University entry: October 2000
Kyoto University exited: June 2005
Total duration in Kyoto University : 4 years 9 months
Status: Research Student (Oct 2000 - Mar 2001)
M.Sc. Civil Engineering Student (Apr 2001 -Mar 2003)
Doctorate Urban and Environmental EngineeringStudent (Apr 2003 - May 2005)

Research area: Earth Surface Hydrology
Current Add: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Tel: 612 623 8291



A. Congrat Dr. Roshan Shrestha
Dr. Roshan Kumar Shrestha has been honored with the Young Author Excellent Paper Award 2005 by the Japan Society of Hydrology & Water Resources, JSHWR. This award has been given for his paper entitled Performance Analysis of Different Meteorological Data and Resolutions Using MaScOD Hydrological Model Printed in Hydrological Processes. The award will be formally given on August 4, 2005 amid a function.
This award is given every year to one researcher under 35 who has published papers in JSHWR publications and its affiliated publications in that year. Eligible competitors for this award include associate professors, assistant professors, research associates, post doctoral researchers and company researchers under 35. This is the first time, this award has been given to a non-Japanese.
A native of Thimi, Khwopa, 33 year old Dr. Shrestha now works for a NASA funded project on global precipitation measurement by satelite observation, in the capacity of Research Associate in University of Minnesota, USA.
NESOCA Nepal extends its warmest filicitation to Dr. Shrestha for being honored with the above award and wishes every success in his new responsibility.
Here is his email address for those who wish to send congratulat0ry messages to him :