Noel "Ramesh" Aloysius

Advisor: James Saiers

Selected Publications


(2008) Bossio D., Noble, A., Aloysius N., Pretty, J., and Penning de Vries, F. Ecosystem benefits of ‘Bright Spots’. In: Bossio, D. A. and Geheb, K. (eds) Conserving Land, Protecting Water: Bright Spots’ Reversing the Trends in Land and Water Degradation. Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture , Oxford,  UK, CABI Publishing.

(2007) Sustainable Systems for the Northern Great Plains, USDA Cooperative Agreement 58-5445-5-338, Annual Report July 1, 2006 through June 30, 2007. project report submitted to the United Stated Department of Agriculture. July 12, 2007.

(2006) Aloysius, N. Climate Change and its Impacts on Evapotranspiration: A Temporal and Spatial Analysis for India. A Thesis submitted to the Graduate School, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks,  ND.

(2005) Aloysius, N. On the Estimation of Evapotranspiration for Future Climate Change Impacts on Agricultural Water Requirements. Eos Transactions AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract, 2005

(2005) Amarasinghe, U, Sharma, B, Aloysius, N, Scott, C, Smakhtin, V, Fraiture, C, Sinha, A and Shukla, A. Spatial Variation in Water Supply and Demand across River Basins of India, Research Report No. 83 published by the International Water Management Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Available online  

(2003) Poverty-Focused Smallholder Water Management Promoting Innovative Water Harvesting and Irrigation Systems to Support Sustainable Livelihoods in South Asia, Project Completion and Synthesis Report submitted to the Department for International Development (DFID), UK. Available online

(2001) Aloysius, N and Makin I. Five Country Regional Study on Water Management Institutions: Case Study, Water Resources Management in Omonogawa Basin, Akita Prefecture, Japan, Regional Workshop Sponsored by Asian Development Bank on IWRM in a River Basin Context: Institutional Strategies for Improving the Productivity of Agricultural Water Management, Malang, Indonesia, January 15-19, 2001.

 (1999) Aloysius, R and Zubair, L. Simulation of irrigation networks: Case of Walawe Basin in Sri Lanka. Paper Presented at the Civil and Environmental Engineering Conference, New Frontiers and Challenges, Organized by the Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, 8-12 November 1999.