Dr. Ickkshaanshu Sonkar

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Designation: 
Assistant Professor
Department: 

Department of Civil Engineering

Email: 
ickkshaanshu@iitrpr.ac.in
Areas of Research: 
Groundwater modeling, Irrigation, Water resources engineering, Open channel flow, Hydrology
Education: 
PhD(Civil Engineering): Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
M.Tech(Civil Engineering): Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
B. Tech(Civil Engineering): Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur (UPTU)
Work Experience: 
Assistant Professor - Indian Institute of Technology Ropar (2019-present)
Assistant Engineer - Rural Engineering Department (2019-2019)
Selected Publications/Patents: 

Ickkshaanshu Sonkar, K. S. Hari Prasad, and Sumit Sen, (2019) “Estimation of Root Water Uptake and Soil Hydraulic Parameters from Root Zone Soil Moisture and Deep Percolation”, Agricultural Water Management, Elsevier, 222(2019), 38-47 DOI: 10.1016/j.agwat.2019.05.037 

Ickkshaanshu Sonkar, G. S. Kaushika, and K. S. Hari Prasad, (2018). "Modeling Moisture Flow in Root Zone: Identification of Soil Hydraulic and Root Water Uptake Parameters", J. Irrig. Drain Eng., ASCE, 144(10). DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0001342 

Ickkshaanshu Sonkar, K. S. Hari Prasad, and C. S. P. Ojha, (2018). "Estimation of Non-linear Root Water Uptake Parameter using Genetic Algorithms", ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, Taylor and Francis, 24(2), 165-171, DOI: 10.1080/09715010.2017.14004112018