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Saptarshi Kolay
Saptarshi Kolay Assistant Professor kolayfap[at]iitr.ac.in (+91) 1332 28 5732
Areas of Interest
  • Visual Communication Design, User Experience Design, Industrial Design, Industrial Design
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Master of DesignIndustrial DesignIndian Institute of Technology Kanpur2013
Bachelor of ArchitectureArchitectureJadavpur University2011
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
20142016O.C. Art LaboratoryIIT-R
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Connecting Third Age and Childhood through Indian Cultural Roots and Contemporary TechnologyFaculty Initiation Grant2015
Memberships
  • Council of Architecture, member
Invitations
TopicOrganistaionCategoryYear
Virtual Cultural Heritage ConservationNIFT, KolkataG2015
Mentor of 'JUGAAD: an International Design workshop'IIT-KanpurI2015
Invited as External Examiner of Viva-voce of B.Arch seminar (U.G. 6th semester)SPA, BhopalI2015
Refereed Journal Papers

Kolay, S. & Roy, S.T. (2015). Designing Alternative Paradigm for Traditional Visual Storytelling. In Howlett, R.J. & Jain, L.C. (Eds.), Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, 34, 145-158, Springer.

Kolay, S. (2016). Cultural Heritage Preservation of Traditional Indian Art through Virtual New-media, ScienceDirect- Procedia, Elsevier

Kolay, S. & Mukherjee, M. (2015) Effective Communication Design for Elderly for Disaster Mitigation, TIFAC-IDRiM

Khan, I.H. & Kolay, S. (2015) Thermal Performance of Vegetated Facades – What India Can Learn. Proceedings of International Conference on Green Buildings, Abu DhabiK

Kolay, S., Ghosh, M. & Kolay,S.  A Visual Semiotic Study of Physical Design Parameters of Urban Node: A Case Study of Kolkata , S. Spaces and Flows: An International Journal of Urban and Extraurban StudiesVol. 7 (accepted) (2016)