Prof. Visu invited as resource person by Centre for Research and Development of Safety and Environment Petroleum (CPSE), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Prof. Visu was invited by Centre for Research and Development of Safety and Environment Petroleum (CPSE), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam as a resource person for the 3 day training program on “Environmental Management and Climate Change “ conducted by AITVN from 20 – 22 September, 2017. During this training program, he was involved presenting…

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2nd DS Doctoral Seminar on “ Carbon Emissions due to Land Use Change in Siem Reap Province an Application of Google Earth Engine”

PhD Colloquium for September 2017 Title: Carbon Emissions due to Land Use Change in Siem Reap Province an  Application of Google Earth Engine Presenter: Mr. Majunatha Venkatappa (NRM) Date: 13 September 2017 The Department of Development and Sustainability organized a PhD colloquium for PhD students on 13 September 2017 as a monthly regular event of…

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14 AIT students receive certificates at DAAD’s 60th-anniversary celebrations

Fourteen students from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) were among those who received certificates on the occasion of the sixtieth-anniversary celebrations of the German Academic Exchange Service-Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) held on 10 September 2017. The students, who hailed from Cambodia, Myanmar and Vietnam were honored by Dr. Dorothea Rüland, Secretary General, DAAD, in…

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SERD welcomes new faculty member Prof. Mukul Kulshrestha, Professor in Aquaculture & Aquatic Resources Management academic program seconded by Indian government for 1 semester

Prof. Mukul Kulshrestha, Visiting Professor to AIT is teaching Wetland Ecosystem Management (ED71.37) during the semester commencing August 2017. He is Professor in Environmental Engineering at the Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology, MANIT-Bhopal. Professor Kulshrestha holds a B. Tech. in Civil Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, IIT-Kanpur. He has an…

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SERD welcomes new faculty member Prof. Ravi Prakash, Professor in Energy academic program seconded by Indian government for 1 semester

Prof. Ravi Prakash graduated in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Roorkee, India and obtained his Master’s degree in Energy Engineering from the University of Surrey, U.K with a British Government scholarship. Later he obtained his PhD from the University of Allahabad, India. He is a Professor at the National Institute of Technology at Allahabad…

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SERD welcomes new faculty member Prof. Rohit Goyal, Professor in Natural Resources Management seconded by Indian government for 1 semester

Prof. Rohit Goyal did his B.E. (Hons.) Civil Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani in 1983 and M.E. (Hons.) Water Resources Engineering and Ph.D. from IIT Roorkee in 1986 and 1994. He also did P.G. Diploma in Remote Sensing Applications in Water Resources Engineering from Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun in…

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AIT faculty member authors book on Disaster Risk Governance

AIT’s Dr. Indrajit Pal has co-authored a book titled “Disaster Risk Governance in India and Cross Cutting Issues.” The 19-chapter book, published by Springer provides an analytical discussion of the status of disaster risk reduction and governance in an Indian context. While Dr. Indrajit Pal serves in Disaster Preparedness, Mitigation and Management, in AIT’s Department…

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Welcome message to Mr. Dorji Penjor

The School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD), welcomes Mr. Dorji Penjor, who has joined the Energy, Environment and Climate Change at the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Degree Program on. 23 August 2017. Mr. Dorji Penjor received his Bachelors of Science in Management Technology from Shinawatra University in Thailand in 2014. Prior to joining…

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