Ir. Sharad G. Shingade

Faculty Name: Ir. Sharad G. Shingade
Faculty of Computer Engineering Department


  • M.Sc. 2012: Geoinformatics, ITC-Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation, University of Twente, The Netherlands
  • UGC-NET, SET in Environmental Sciences
  • M.Sc. 2008: Environmental Sciences, Dept. of Environmental Sciences, University of Pune, India
  • B.Sc. 2006: University of Pune, India

Research and Consultancy

  • UXO-INDIA, Urban Expansion Observatory ( Research Center started by Pillai College of Engineering, Mahatma Education Society, New York University (NYU) Stern School of Business-Urbanization project
  • Major Projects: leads the team to complete following projects
    1. Atlas of Urban Expansion (
    2. Atlas of Urban Expansion Colombia (
    3. Compactness of Cities.
    4. CAF cities Urban Expansion and Resilient Cities Urban Expansion.
    5. Interactive Web-mapping tools for IDFC institute


Basics of Geospatial Engineering, Advanced Geospatial Techniques, Data Visualization and Analytics

Important Publications

  1. Atlas of Urban Expansion (
  2. Atlas of Urban Expansion Colombia (
  3. Econmic Survey of India:
  4. Shingade, S. G., Hamm, N.A.S. and Stein, A. (2013), Decomposition of Particulate matter in to its components and their prediction: Bayesian hierarchical modelling: Poster presentation in Workshop cum Seminar Series on “Challenges and opportunities in Air Pollution and Climate Change 2” (CHOP-C2) under Germany-India-2012, “Infinite Opportunities” programme organized at the Sri Ramachandra University, Porur, Chennai, India during 23rd – 25th January, 2013.
  5. Webmaps:,

Awards and Recognitions

  • Awarded ERASMUS MUNDUS Lot 13 India scholarship (year 2010-2012) for pursuing M.Sc. Geoinformatics at Faculty of Geo-information science and Earth Observation (ITC), University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
  • Invited guest lecturer for Geospatial modeling at Vaugh school of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (Deemed University), Allahabad, UP, India
  • Passed University Grants Commission-National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) and State Eligibility Test (SET) for Assistant professor in Environmental Sciences