Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
Jadavpur University, Kolkata-700032.

Residence :
10/2, Kali Kumar Majumder Road
Santoshpur
Kolkata 700 075
WB. INDIA
PH:+91 9051511555 / +91 9433223912 +91 (033) 2457 2836 (O) / +91 (033) 2472 1623 (R)
Fax:
Web Address:

Education
DegreeYearUniversity

Ph.D. 2003 Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
M.E. 1994 Jadavpur University
B.E. 1991 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (3)
 
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Associate Professor 2012 to Till Date
Jadavpur University Reader 2009 to 2012
Bengal Engg. and Science University, Shibpur Lecturer (Sr. Scale) 2003 to 2009
Industrial Experience (3)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
 
Consulting Engineering Services (I) Pvt. Ltd Deputy Project Manager 2002 to 2003
Development Consultants Limited Senior Design Engineer 1994 to 1999
Apex Techno Consultants Pvt. Ltd. Assistant Engineer 1985 to 1992
Field of Specialization
Environmental Engineering
Courses Taught/Teaching
B.E. (CIVIL) :
Surveying
Concrete Technology Lab
Quantity Survey
Water Supply Engineering
Environmental Engineering Lab
Wastewater Engineering

M.E. (CIVIL) :
Solid Waste Management
Water Supply & Treatment
Environmental Engineering Lab
Air Pollution and Control
Research Area
Arsenic Remediation
Waste Minimization
Quantitative Environmental Impact Assessment
Integrated Solid Waste Management
Rain Water Harvesting
Air Pollution
Experience
Industrial Experience : 1985 to 1992, 1994 to 1999, 2002 to 2003 (13 Years).

Teaching Experience : 2003 to Till Date (13 Years).

Research Experience : 2003 to Till Date (13 Years) (Post PhD).
Conference Papers Published (40)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Urbanisation Associated Groundwater Table Depletion - a Case Study Regional Workshop under JAL KRANTI ABHIYAN 16-17 on Groundwater Resource Management Issues in view of Climatic Change in West Bengal, Sikkim and Andaman & Nicobar Islands organized by Central Ground Water Board , Eastern Region, Kolkata 2017 Co-author -
Performance Evaluation of a Continuous Flow Bench-scale Electro Chemical Arsenic Remediation (ecar) System in Remediating Arsenic -rich Groundwater Regional Workshop under JAL KRANTI ABHIYAN 16-17 on Groundwater Resource Management Issues in view of Climatic Change in West Bengal, Sikkim and Andaman & Nicobar Islands organized by Central Ground Water Board , Eastern Region, Kolkata 2017 Co-Author -
Location/allocation of waste bins using GIS in Kolkata Municipal Corporation area National Conference on Urban Environmental Management in India: Problems and Prospects, 2017 (NCUEMI 2017) organized by NIT, Jaipur 2017 Co-author -
Leachate and septage management of model regional waste management centre of six waste bank municipalities of river hoogly 6th International Conference on Solid Waste Management (6thIconSWM) organized by Jadavpur University, Centre for Quality Management System, Kolkata, India ;IISc Bangalore; TERI ;CRIC & IIT Kharagpur 2016 Author -591-601
Sustainable management of arsenic bearing sludge 6th International Conference on Solid Waste Management (6thIconSWM) organized by Jadavpur University, Centre for Quality Management System, Kolkata, India ;IISc Bangalore; TERI ;CRIC & IIT Kharagpur 2016 Co-author -880-889
More  
Journal Papers Published (29)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Leachate characterization and identification of dominant pollutants using leachate pollution index for an uncontrolled landfill site Global Journal of Environmental Science and Management 2016 Co-author Vol-2(2)-177-186
Characterization of Leachate and Its Impact on Surface and Groundwater Quality of a Closed Dumpsite - A Case Study at Dhapa, Kolkata, India Procedia Environmental Sciences 2016 Co-author Vol-35-391-399
Assessment of Seasonal Variation of Landfill Leachate Quality and its Pollution Potential - A Dhapa MSW Landfill Site, Kolkata Case Study International Journal of Advance Engineering and Research Development 2015 Co-author Volume-2, Issue-4-570-579
Urbanization & Water Management - A Case Study of Barasat Municipal Area Explorations 2015 Co-author Volume -2, No. -1-35-41
Assessment of groundwater pollution by municipal solid waste (MSW) landfill leachate: A case study in Kolkata, India International Journal of Computer & Mathematical Sciences (IJCMS) 2015 Co-author Volume 4, Special Issue-12-20
More  
Books Published (0)
Awards(2)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Development Innovation Lab (DIL) grant awarded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Development Innovation Lab (DIL) grant 2013
Jadavpur University University Medal (Gold Medal) for standing first in Civil Engineering at the Master of Engineering examination (J.U.) 1994
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (8)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Sanjoy Sahebarao Mottling Evaluation of organic toxic pollutants in leachate of municipal solid waste landfill and its abatement by adsorption process Professor Somnath Mukherjee Complete 2015
Sudipta Ghosh Arsenic Remediation by Electrochemical Process Dr. Anupam Debsarkar Ongoing
Sushmita De Assessment of Heavy Metal Pollution in Environmental Components Due to Waste Recycling in Urban Agricultural Field at Dhapa, Kolkata and Dailineation of Appropriate Remedial Technologies Dr. Tumpa hazra Ongoing
Paramita Chaudhuri Modeling and Prediction of Arsenic Concentration in Ground Water Aquifer Dr. Pritam Aitch Ongoing
Koushik Paul Development of Geographic Information System (GIS) based Management Information System (MIS) for solid waste management in Indian cities Professor A P. Krishna Ongoing
More  
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Thesis Name Co-Superviser Year

Paramita Chaudhuri Application of Electrochemical Arsenic Remediation (ECAR) Technology for Treatment of Synthetic Groundwater-A laboratory scale study Dr. Anupam Debsarkar 2012
Sarbari Kuila Electrochemical Arsnic Remediation for 100 litter Prototype Dr. Anupam Debsarkar 2011
MASTER Thesis Guidance (21)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Indranil Mookherjee Characterization of Arsenic bearing ECAR sludge and it s Immobilization in Concrete Dr. Pritam Aitch 2016
Dishari Mitra Characterization of Arsenic Bearing Sludge Generated from Electrochemical Arsenic Remediation Process 2016
Agnidipta Naha Immobilization Arsenic Bearing ECAR Sludge in Concrete 2016
Naru Gopal Das Immobilization of Arsenic bearing ECAR Sludge in Concrete 2015
Abhisek Roy Assessment of Metallic Criteria Air Pollutants in Ambient Air Professor Shibnath Chakrabarty 2015
More  
Project Works (6)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Studying of leachate behaviour emanating from Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) landfill, Dhapa, Kolkata Principal Investigator Jadavpur University Rs. 50,000/- 1.0 year 2010 to 2011 Complete
UGC Special Assistance Program (DRS-I) Coordinator UGC Rs. 55,00,000/- 5.0 years 2012 to 2017 Ongoing
Energy-Efficient Arsenic Remediation of Contaminated Groundwater by Electro-Coagulation Process Co-Investigator UPE-II, project under University Grants Commission, MHRD Rs. 18,00,000/- 4.0 years 2013 to 2017 Ongoing
Demonstrating a Sustainable Solution for Arsenic Removal from Drinking Water Co-Investigator DIL-University of California, Berkeley Rs. 64,50,000/- 1.0 year 2014 to 2015 Complete
Commercializing a scalable low-cost arsenic remediation technology for societal impact Co-Investigator IUSSTF Rs. 2,49,90,868 2.0 years 2015 to 2016 Ongoing
More  
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (2)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

Immobilization of Arsenic Bearing Sludge University on California, Berkeley, USA 2015
Commercializing a scalable low-cost arsenic remediation technology for societal impact University on California, Berkeley, USA and LivPure, India 2013
InviteLectures (22)
 
Title Organised By Venue Year

Engineering & Materials for Sustainable Development : Technology Innovation for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Organized by Global Change Programme, Jadavpur University under the Global Initiative for Academic Networks (GIAN) Programme of MHRD, Government of India Jadavpur University 2017
Current Environmental Issues : Impact, Measurement and Mitigation : Solid Waste Management - Integrated Approach Organized by School of Environmental studies, Jadavpur University and UGC-HRDC Jadavpur University 2017
Built Environment & Sustainable Technologies : Solid Waste Management Organized by Department of Architecture, Jadavpur University and UGC-HRDC Jadavpur University 2017
Recent Trends on Civil Engineering : Possibility of Energy Generation from Solid Waste Techno India Collage of Technology, Newtown, Rajarhat Techno India Collage of Technology, Newtown, Rajarhat 2016
Disaster Preparedness : Significance of Rainwater Harvesting in Disaster Preparedness Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University 2016
More  
Membership Of Learned Societies (3)
 
Title

Institution of Public Health Engineers, India
Geotechnical Study Circle, Calcutta; Kolkata Chapter of Indian Geotechnical Society
Forum of Scientists, Engineers and Technologists (FOSET)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (14)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Earthquake Engineering and Mitigation Technique Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University 2016
Smart India : Environmental Sustainability Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University 2016
Management for A better Societal Environment - A Socio Technical Approach (Coordinator) Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University 2015
Recent Advances in Civil and Structural Engineering Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University 2015
Recent Applications of Water Resources Development & Management School of Water Resource, Jadavpur University School of Water Resource, Jadavpur University 2014
More  
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (30)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

Regional Workshop under JAL KRANTI ABHIYAN 16-17 on Groundwater Resource Management Issues in view of Climatic Change in West Bengal, Sikkim and Andaman & Nicobar Islands Central Ground Water Board , Eastern Region, Kolkata Vidyasagar Auditorium, Barasat Municipality, 24 Pgs (N) 2017 Paper Published
6th International Conference on Solid Waste Management (6thIconSWM) Jadavpur University, Centre for Quality Management System, Kolkata, India ;IISc Bangalore; TERI ;CRIC & IIT Kharagpur Jadavpur University, Kolkata 2016 Paper presented and published
Kolkata s Air Quality : Navigating Solutions Consulate General of the United States of America, Banglanatok.com & Global Change Programme, Jadavpur University Lincoln Room, American Center, Kolkata 2016 Participated in the workshop
Seminar on: New Product Launch Perkin Elmer (India) Pvt. Ltd. The Peerless Inn, Kolkata 2015 Attended and Successfully completed
International Conference on Engineering, Science, Management and its Applications (ICETESMA-15) Jawharlal Nehru University, New Delhi Jawharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 2015 Attended, Presented a paper and published
More  
Session chaired (1)
 
Program Name Session Title Organised By Venue Year

6th International Conference on Solid Waste Management (6th IconSWM) Sludge Management Jadavpur University, Centre for Quality Management System, Kolkata, India ;IISc Bangalore; TERI ;CRIC & IIT Kharagpur Jadavpur University, Kolkata 2016
Back To Top
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (9)
 
Work Title Organization Name Amount Year

Environmental Assessment for LABSA Unit at Kharagpur Sai Sulphonates Pvt. Ltd. 115000 2016
Vetting of Common Effluent Treatment Plant of Kolkata Leather Complex Kolkata Leather Complex 290000 2015
Environmental Assessment for Steel Processing Unit at Tada, Andhra Pradesh Tata Steel Processing and Distribution Limited (TSPDL) 73000 2011
Environmental Assessment for Steel Processing Unit at Bara, Jamshedpur Tata Steel Processing and Distribution Limited (TSPDL) 65000 2011
Kolkata Solid Waste Management Improvement Project (KSWMIP), for the six west bank municipalities of Uttarpara-Kotrung....Champdani. The project is supported by the Japanese Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) Japanese Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) 200000 2010
More  
Other Notable Activities (1)

1) Organised different community based activity through NSS, Jadavpur University, as Program Officer of NSS, JU.

2) Working as an Environmental Laboratory In-charge in Civil Engineering Department Since 2011

3) Worked as Joint Coordinator for Degree Engineering in Evening Civil Engineering Course(s)

4) Examined Six Masters Degree (Engineering) thesis as on 2016

5) Worked in the syllabus revision committee for revising the syllabus of Environmental Engineering Section, A.M.I.E., The Institute of Engineers (India).

6) Was worked as an expert for inspection of college affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), Salt Lake City, Kolkata

7) Worked as a Empanelled Expert, Coordinator and Functional Area Expert (FAE), for Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), National Accreditation Board Education and Training (NABET) , Quality Council of India (QCI), Ministry of Environment & Forest, Government of India.

8) Worked as an Advisor to the interview board for recruitment to the post of Surveyor under Staff Selection Commission.

9) Worked in the Expert committee to find out the alternative engineered landfill site selection for Kolkata Municipal Area, Kolkata.

10) Guided two students of Techno India Collage of Technology, Newtown, Rajarhat for Summer training.

11) Worked as a paper setter in B.Tech (CE) for Integral University,Lucknow.

12) Worked as an expert for monitoring evaluation system in JIS College of Engineering, Kalyani, Nadia.

13) Worked as a review committee member in the International Journal Adamas Technical Review. ISSN: 2348-3385