Assistant Professor, Department of Geological Sciences
47.B. Dr. K. K. Ghosh Road.
Po- Bhadrakali, Dist- Hooghly,
West Bengal, 712232. India.
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Ph.D. 2010 Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur, Howrah, West Bengal, India.

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Industrial Experience (4)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
CIEM Kolkata Asst Professor 2013 to May - 2014
College of Engg Roorke Asst Professor 2011 to 2013
NETGI Engg College Asst Professor 2010 to 2011
D.S.T India JRF & SRF 2007 to 2010
Field of Specialization
Engineering Geology, Physical Sedimentology, Sediment Transport.
Courses Taught/Teaching
Engineering Geology,Water Resources Engineering, Soil Mechanics, Hydraulic Structures.
Research Area
Bridge pier scour in clay-sand mixed cohesive sediment beds.
4 years.
Conference Papers Published (6)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Flume Experiments to Study the Initiation and Equilibrium Profile of Bridge Pier Scour within Clay-Sand Mixed Cohesive Sediments 20th West Bengal State Science & Technology Congress 2013 First author 20-340
Experimental Study on Local Scour around Vertical Wall Abutment in Clay-Sand Mixed Cohesive Sediment 58th International Conference of Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics 2013 First author 58-51
Geological Control on Landslide Vulnerability Zonation of Darjeeling Hill Town, in the Eastern Himalayas 19th West Bengal State Science & Technology Congress 2012 First author 19-272
Observations on Scouring Processes within Evolving Scour Hole around Cylinders Embedded in Clay-Sand Mixed Cohesive Sediments Indo-U.S International bilateral workshop on ‘Sedimentation, Erosion, flooding, and Ecological Health of Rivers’ 2010 First author -258 -264
Volume of Scour around Circular Cylinder in Clay-Sand Mixed Beds ‘HYDRO-2009’, Indian Society for Hydraulics 2009 First author -7 -14
Journal Papers Published (13)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Local Scour around Abutment in Clay-Sand Mixed Cohesive Sediment Bed Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, Indian Society for Hydraulics, Taylor & Francis 2014 Co-author 14(1)-46 -64
Dimensional Analysis and Multiple Regressions of Experimental Results to Predict the Maximum Scour Depth around Circular Pier in Clay-Sand Mixed Cohesive Bed VIVECHAN International Journal of Research 2013 First author 4-18 - 29
Local Scour around Non-circular Piers in Clay–Sand Mixed Cohesive Sediment Beds Engineering Geology, Elsevier 2012 Co-author 151-1 -14
Observation on Initiation of Pier Scour and Equilibrium Scour Hole Profiles in Cohesive Sediments Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, Indian Society for Hydraulics, Taylor & Francis 2012 First author 19(1)-27 -37
Geological Controls on Landslide Vulnerability of Darjeeling Hill Town, in Eastern Himalayas Asian Journal of Environment andDisaster Management 2012 Co-author 42(2)-145 -164
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Awarded By Award Name Year

Institution of Engineers, India Best paper subject 2011
D.S.T. Govt of India Certificate of merit 2010
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MASTER Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Rajat Agarwal Types of Geosynthetics and its Application for Soil Reinforcement - Especially in Embankments on Soft Soil Dr S C Verma 2012
Lalit Unial Study on Variations of Major Index Properties of Soil along the Course of the River Ganga, from Rishikesh, Uttrakhand to Kolkata, West Bengal Dr S C Verma 2012
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