Department of Civil Engineering,Indian Institue of Technology Roorkee

2009 - 2010

Visit of faculty members to other institutions

Name of Faculty

Institute/Organization visited

Purpose of visit

Dates of visit

Arora, M. K.

Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun

To deliver lecture on Advance Image Processing Techniques for remote sensing data.

March, 16, 2010

Asawa, G. L.

Environment Agency, Solihull, Bermingham (U.K.)

ISO/TC 113 meetings

May 18-22, 2009

Min. of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, New Delhi)

consultative meet on “ Knowledge Network of Innovative Housing Technologies”

June 12, 2009

SVNIT, Surat

Senate Meeting

June 13, 2009

NirmanBhawan, New Delhi Nov. 11, 2009

2nd meeting of the Expert Committee for preparation of manual on Storm Water Drainage

Nov. 11, 2009

BIS, New Delhi

National Mirror Committee meeting

Dec. 15, 2009

Suresh GyanVihar University, Jaipur (Raj.)

Meetings of the UGC Committee (as AICTE nominee)

Dec. 21-22, 2009

M.M. University, Mullana (Ambala)

Meeting of B.O.S. of Civil Engineering Department

Feb. 11, 2010

CWC, New Delhi

26th meeting of the Indian National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (INCID)

March 10, 2010

BIS, New Delhi

13th meeting of Hydrometry Sectional Committee WRD 01

March 12, 2010

M.M. Engineering College, Mullana (Ambala)

To deliver an expert lecture on “An Overview of Environmental Aspects and Management Aspects of Water Resources in India” on World water day

March 22, 2010

Chakrabarti, A.

Department of Civil Engineering, University of Adelaide, Australia

Post doctoral research

July 2009-December 2009

Ghosh, J. K.


Visiting Professor

August 23 to December 14, 2009

Gurjar, B. R.

United Nations University - Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) Seminar Series, Yokohama, Japan.

Research collaboration

March 05, 2010.

Hari Prasad, K. S.

International Workshop on Climate Change and Water Resources in Soth Asia

Organized by UNESCO, University of Columbia and Delhi Technological Univeristy


8-10 August 2009

Iqbal, Mohd. Ashraf

Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies (AMPT’09)

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

26-29 October 2009

Jain, A. K.

JNTU Hyderabad

To deliver a lecture


Kothyari, U. C.

Indian Statistical Institute Kolkatta

Meeting of Technical Advisory Committee, Physics & Earth Sciences Division

20 May, 20 09

IIT Delhi

Expert member for screening of candidates for Nasi-Scoupus Young Scientist Awards In Engineering -2009

31 October, 2009

M.S. University of Baroda, Samiala, Baroda

To Deliverer “O. H. Patel memorial lecture on Alluvial river mechanics

March 06, 2010

Kumar, Praveen

Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi

Meeting of Rural Roads Committee

April 20, 2009

NRRDA Headquarters, New Delhi

Meeting of National Executive Committee of PMGSY

June 29, 2010

PMGSY Meeting, New Delhi

Meeting to monitor the monitors

June 30, 2010

B.I.T. Meerut

Chair the Selection Committee

July 1 & 7, 2010

National Institute of Training for Highway Engineers (NITHE), Noida

To impart training to Highway Engineers of Maharashtra, Tamilnadu, Karnataka and Jharkhand regarding PMGSY

Feb 10, 2010

Mehrotra, Indu

IIT Hyderabad

Member, Selection Committee

Sept.24-25, 2009

Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra

Member, UGC Review Committee

Dec.10-12, 2009

BanasthaliVidyapeeth, Rajasthan

Member, UGC Review Committee

Dec.17-19, 2009


Review Workshop on M.TechProgramme in “Conservation of Rivers And Lakes” at AHEC, IIT Roorkee

Jan 15, 2010

IIT Bombay

Joint IIT Meet on Environment, Energy and Climate Change

March12-13, 2010

Ojha, C. S. P.

Civil Engineering, Lund University

Guest Professor

June 2009

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

Invited Speaker

June 2009

Sharma, U.K.

University of Edinburgh, U.K.

Under Collaborative R&D Project

8-18 June, 2009

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

To attend annual meeting of International Committee on Concrete Model Code for Asia

11-13 Sept.09


Visit of faculty members to other institutions

Name of Faculty

Institute/Organization visited

Purpose of visit

Dates of visit

AroraManoj K.

DEAL, DRDO, Dehradun

Expert Committee member for the evaluation of Project Proposal

Feb. 18, 2009

Ahmad Z

JUIT, Solan, HP

Expert lecture


Muslim Educational Trust, New Delhi

Expert lecture


Asawa, G.L.

BIS, New Delhi

Meeting of National Mirror Committee for the works of ISO

April 29, 2008.

BIS, New Delhi

First meeting of the Sectional Committee for formulation of the National Water Code

July 19, 2008

SVNIT, Surat

Senate meeting

Sept.05, 2008

NABARD, Lucknow

To deliver lectures for NABARD Officers

Feb.05, 2009

SantGadge Baba Amravati University

UGC XI Plan Committee

Sept.24-26, 2008.

Lucknow Development Authority, Lucknow

Meeting of Technical Committee for “Improvement in Specifications and introduction of new Technology for Buildings”

Dec. 29, 2008

BPTPC, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi

First meeting of the “Standing Committee for promotion of Innovative Building Materials and & Construction Technologies”

March 2, 2009

Bhargava, Renu

Uttarakhand Sanskrit University, Haridwar

Syllabus Committee Meeting


GurukulaKangari University, Haridwar

To deliver Lectures


NTPC, New Delhi

Round table conference for Waste To Energy


College of Engineering, Trivendrum

To deliver Lectures

June 23, 2008

Garg, P. K.

NIH, Roorkee

Technical Evaluation Meeting

Sept.30, 2008

College of Engg, Anna Univ., Chennai


Oct.17-19, 2008

NITTT& Res., Chandigarh

Chairing the Session

Nov 17-19, 2008

NIH, Roorkee

Technical Evaluation Meeting

Mar. 3, 2009

Ojha, CSP

Heriot-Watt, Edinburgh, U.K

Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London and University of Birmingham)

Distinguished Visiting Fellow of Royal Academy of Engineering

Dec 13,2008 to Jan 11, 2009

Ghosh, S. K.

IIT Delhi

DST Expert Committee on Bio Geo data base for Himalayan Ecology

July 21, 2008

VNIT, Surat

NBA-AICTE Accredation Visit.

Sept 26-28, 2008

Anna University, Chennai

NBA-AICTE Accredation Visit.

Oct 24-26, 2008

NDRI, Karnal

Expert, DST Project Assessment Committee

Nov 11, 2008

IIT Delhi

DST Expert Committee on Bio Geo data base for Himalayan Ecology

Dec 22-23, 2008

Garg , RD

CSSTEAP (Affiliated to UN), Dehradun

Lecture on ‘Information extraction from satellite images’


One-week refresher course for IFS officers at Amity University, Noida

Lecture on ‘GIS and Hydrological Modelling in context with Indian Forestry’


AICTE/MHRD sponsored Winter School at Integral University, Lucknow

Lecture on ‘Flood Disaster in UP and Bihar and its Mitigation’


Ghosh, Jayanta Kumar

Politecnico de Torino, Italy.

Bi-lateral cooperation for joint research project.

September 05-07, 2008

Gurjar, B R

National Autonomous University of Mexico [ (UNAM)], Mexico City, Mexico

To deliver a talk to general public and a lecture to scientists of ASC in the context of the International Year of Planet Earth.

7-12 Dec. 2008

Meisei University, Tokyo, Japan

Meetings and discussions related to an ongoing Indo-Japanese cooperative research project

21-27 Dec. 2008

Pradeep Kumar

Technical University of Dresden, and University of Applied Sciences, Dresden, Germany

DAAD Fellowship

May 19- July 18, 2008

Kumar, Praveen

NABARD, Lucknow

To deliver a lecture for NABARD Officers regarding Rural Roads

Sept 2-3, 2008

National Executive Committee for Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna, NRRDA Head Quarters, New Delhi

To review the progress of PMGSY

June 15, 2008

October 3, 2008

Appraisal Committee, PMGSY, NRRDA Head Quarters, New Delhi

To review the conduct of PMGSY Monitors

Nov 28, 2008

U P Technical University, Lucknow

To chair Research Development Committee

Feb 11, 2009

Singh, Mahendra

Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering & technology, Thirupachur, Thiruvallur, TN

Member of AICTE accreditation team

March 27 – 29th, 2009


D M College of Engineering, Airoli, Navi Mumbai

Deliver a Lecture

28 February 200

Visitors to the Department





S. Yonemura

Scientist/ Professor

National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, Tsukuba, and University of Tokyo, Japan

Academic/ research collaboration

Y. Kikegawa

Associate Professor

Meisei University, Tokyo, Japan

Academic/ research collaboration

R.J. Krupadam


NEERI, Nagpur

Academic/ research collaboration

Tim Callahan


College of Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Academic/ research collaboration

Vijay K. Vulava


College of Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Academic/ research collaboration

Padam Prasad Pokharel

Research Engineer

Hydrolab Katmandu, Nepal

Academic/ research collaboration

Liza S.




Mirmala Lama

Lab Technician

Florence Darmon

Director General

ESTP, France

Research collaboration


Director, International Relations

Gissinger Monique

Chief Executive

Faynot Industries, Itlay

To provide awareness about marking points in survey


Visit of faculty members to other institutions.

Name of Faculty visited

Institute/Organization visited

Purpose of visit

Dates of visit

Asawa, G. L.

SVNIT, Surat

Senate Meeting

August 03-08, 2007

Finalization of B. Tech.(Civil) Syllabi

Sept. 16-17, 2007

Senate Meeting

Oct. 13-15, 2007

A. A. Kazmi

University of Tokyo

Joint research

September 8, 2007

A. K. Jain

Ins. For Steel development & Growth , Kolkata


August 2007

Ahmed, Z

University of Stuttgart, Germany

Research work

Nov. 1, 2007 to Dec 31, 2007

Garg, P. K.

TMIT Yamunanagar

Expert Lecture

Aug. 2007

MNNIT, Jaipur

Expert Lecture

October 12-13, 2007

University of Petroleum& Energy Studies, Dehradun

Meeting of BOS

November 19, 2007

BhaskaraInst of Space Appl. &Geoinformatics, Ahmedabad

Visit to Lab and facilities

November 29, 2007

NirmaUniversity, Ahmedabad

Visit to Lab and facilities

November 29, 2007

Ghosh , J. K.

University of Applied Sciences, Karlsruhe,Germany

Post doctoral research work

May 11 to July11, 2007

Ghosh, S. K.

GhousiaCollege of Engineering, Ramanagaram, Karanataka

NBA-AICTE Accreditation Visit.

May 18-20, 2007

Deptt of Geology, KumaonUniversity

Expert Committee meeting of DST on Biogas Database for Himalayan geology

June 14-15, 2007

Maharastra Institute of Technology, Pune

NBA-AICTE Accreditation Visit.

June 11-13, 2007

Govt.College of Engg, Belgaum

NBA-AICTE Accreditation Visit.

July 13 – 15, 2007

BijuPatnaikTechnicalUniversity, Bhubhaneshwar

Selection Committee

July 25-26, 2007

Harcourt Bulter Technical Institute, Kanpur.

NBA-AICTE Accreditation Visit.

Sept 29-Oct 1, 2007

Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun.

Expert lecture on Digital Terrain odeling.

Oct 18, 2007

National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur.

NBA-AICTE Accreditation Visit.

Oct 26-28, 2007

Govt.College of Engg, Aurangabad

NBA-AICTE Accreditation Visit.

Dec 28-30, 2007

Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun.

Expert lecture on Advances trends in image classification.

Jan 21, 2008

JNU, New Delhi

Expert Committee meeting of DST on Biogeo Database for Himalayan geology

Feb 16-17,2008

D.Y.PatilCollege of Engineering, pune

NBA-AICTE Accreditation Visit.

Feb 29-March 2, 2008

Shell Technologies, Bangalore

Shell Global meet on Geomatics

March 6, 2008

Gurjar, B.R.

Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok,

Invited Lectures in a regional workshop

December 10-14, 2007

Yokohama National University

Joint research

September 9, 2007

Hari Prasad, K. S.

University of Applied Sciences, Dresden, Germany

DAAD fellowship

May 21 – July 20, 2007

Jain, S.S.

Thapar Institute Patiala

Expert Member for a Ph.D. student.

Sept. 17, 2007

Kashyap, D

UPSC New Delhi

Selection committee meeting

May 21 to 26 – 2007

NIH, Roorkee

Working group meeting

Oct. 9-10, 2007

International water management institute, New Delhi

Invited lecture

Nov. 15-16, 2007

NIT, Surathkal

AICTE accreditation

December 14-16, 2007


U. C.

MS University Baroda, Gujarat

As subject Expert

December, 07

NIT Rourkela

Ph. D. Examiner

February, 2008

JNU, N. Delhi

To attend the R & D session of the NRDMS, N. Delhi

March, 08

NWA, Pune

To attend the R & D session of the INCH

March, 08

Kumar, Pradeep

Dresden, Dusseldorf, Colon,Germany, and Amsterdam

Collaborative research on RBF

Dec 10-18, 2007


Invited Lecture

Feb 27-29,2008

Kumar, Praveen

NITHE, Noida

Expert lecture on New Guidelines for PMGSY

June 16, 2007

September 15, 2007

NRRDA, New Delhi

Meeting of National executive committee on PMGSY

September 20, 2007

Mehrotra, Indu

CEPT Ahmedabad


January 10-13, 2008

SAIL, Ranchi

Chairperson, Meeting of the Empowered Board to review Research project

Dec 20-21,2007

Dresden, Dusseldorf, Colon,Germany

Collaborative research on RBF

Dec 10-18, 2007


Invited Lecture

Feb 27-29,2008

Mittal, S

RVR Engg. College, Guntur

Invited lecture

February 2008

Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment, Chandigarh

Invited lecture

March 2008

Ojha, C. S. P.

Univ. of Applied Sciences, Dresden, Germany

DST-BMBF Project

June 1- 14, 2007

McGill University, Canada

MISRI Project

June16-July 6, 2007

J. D. Hunt


University of Calgary, Canada

Academic interaction

J. C. Moller


Technical University, Denmark

Exploring Collaborative Research

Prof. Andreas Malcherek


German Armed ForcesUniversityMunich, Germany

Academic interaction

Mr. P. J. Latooij,

Head, Information Management &Geomatics,

Shell Technology India Private Limited, Calcutta

talk on Geomatics in Oil Industry

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