Shagun Garg

Shagun Garg
EPSRC Centre

Department of Engineering

Shagun Garg is an MRes + PhD student at the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Infrastructure and Built Environment (FIBE2 CDT). He would be looking at Remote sensing applications for the monitoring of dynamic behaviors impacting sustainable development. The project is jointly funded by EPSRC and BP.  

Before joining FIBE2 at University of Cambridge, He worked as Research Assistant at GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany.  Shagun graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, with a master’s in technology (MTech) in Civil Engineering with a specialization in Remote Sensing. He was awarded DAAD- KOSPIE scholarship to continue his master’s thesis work at Institute of Photogrammetry and Geoinformation (IPI), Leibniz University Hannover, Germany.  His research interests include Land Subsidence estimation using satellite Interferometry, Landslide and Flood monitoring, and Multimodal Remote Sensing application for Disaster applications.


  • Garg, S., Motagh, M., Indu, J. et al. Tracking hidden crisis in India’s capital from space: implications of unsustainable groundwater use. Sci Rep 12, 651 (2022).
  • Krishna, V., Karanam, R., Motagh, M. & Jain, K. Land subsidence in Jharia Coalfields , Jharkhand , India—Detection , estimation and analysis using persistent scatterer interferometry. 21118 (2020).