MEERA CHATTERJEE is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Geography and Planning, College of Arts and Sciences, Akron University, USA. Her major areas of interest are urban and regional planning, environmental hazards and disaster management. She has contributed more than two dozen research papers.
ASHOK K. DUTT is Professor Emeritus, Department of Geography, Planning and Urban Studies, Akron University, USA. He is the leading exponent of urban and regional development planning and has contributed nearly 350 research papers. He is the editor/author of 15 books. He is also the Guest Editor of Geojournal, Landscape and Urban Planning.
H.N. MISRA is Professor and Chairman, Department of Geography, Allahabad University. His major research interests are in the areas of urban geography, regional planning and sustainable development. He is the author/editor of four books and has contributed 61 research papers. Presently, he is the Chief Editor of Annuals of the Association of Geographers India.