Civil Engineering

Dr. Amar Nath Roy Chowdhury
PhD (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Research Interests: Multiscale Structural Mechanics, Thin-Walled Structures, Structural Stability, Composite Structures.

Prof. Deepak Kashyap
PhD (IIT Roorkee)
Research Interests: Water Resources, Groundwater, Modeling and Simulation

Dr. Mitesh Surana
PhD (IIT Roorkee)
Research Interests: Risk-based Seismic Design of Buildings, Seismic Response Evaluation of Structures, Nonlinear Modelling and Analysis of RC Buildings, Seismic Design of Acceleration Sensitive Non-structural Components, Building Typologies and Seismic Vulnerability of Indian Housing Stock, and Seismic Risk in Hilly Regions.

Dr. Muthulingam Subramaniyan
PhD (Indian Institute of Technology Madras)
Research Interests:Advanced design of steel and concrete structures,Reliability and risk assessment of new and existing infrastructure systems.

Dr. Naveen James
(Head of the Department)
PhD (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore)
Research Interests: Dynamic behaviour of soils, Liquefaction, Seismic Hazard Assessment & Microzonation, Site characterization, Site response studies, Landslide Hazard Assessment, GIS applications in hazard studies

Dr. Putul Haldar
PhD ( IIT Roorkee)
Research Interests: Seismic Vulnerability and Risk Evaluation of Structures, Seismic Evaluation and Retrofitting of Structures, Performance-Based Design of Structures Nonlinear Modeling and Analysis of Structures, Structural Engineering and Dynamics

Dr. Raheena M.
PhD (IIT Madras)
Research Interests: Soil characterization, Characterization of expansive clays, Ground Improvement, Unsaturated soil mechanics.

Dr. Rahul T.M
PhD Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore
Research Interests: Sustainable Transportation system planning,Travel behavior analysis, Non Motorized Transport planning, Econometric Modelling

Dr. Ratan Sarmah
PhD (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)
Research Interests:Subsurface Hydrology, Mathematical Modeling of Subsurface Flow .

Dr. Reet Kamal Tiwari
PhD ( IIT Roorkee)
Research Interests: Geospatial technology applications in the field of Snow, Ice and Glaciers, Climate change, natural resources management, environmental monitoring and planetary sciences.

Dr. Resmi Sebastian
PhD ( Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore)
Research Interests: Wave propagation in rocks – under low strain loading and high strain loading,Controlled ground vibrations ,Stability analysis and design of underground structures,Ground vibration isolation of structures,Earthquake geotechnical engineering.

Dr. Sagar Rohidas Chavan
PhD (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore)
Research Interests: Rainfall-runoff modeling, Regionalization of hydrological extremes, Regional frequency analysis of extreme rainfall and floods, Prediction in ungauged basins,Multi-fractal analysis of rainfall and flood, Climate change impacts on hydrological processes, Dam safety analysis and inundation studies

Dr. Sayantan Ganguly
PhD (Indian Institute of Science Bangalore)
Research Interests: Hydrogeology, Flow and transport through porous media, Geothermal Energy, Thermal energy storage in subsurface

Dr. L Vijay Anand
PhD (Auburn University, USA)
Research Interests: Geochemical Processes Occurring at Mineral-Water Interface, Contaminant Transport Processes: Experiments and Modeling, Eco-friendly Technologies for Contaminant Remediation, Actinide Chemistry.