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Professor
Phone: 
91-22-25767339 / 7301
Email: 
eldho@civil.iitb.ac.in
Fax Number: 
022- 2576 7302 /2572 3480
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Research Interest: 
  • Groundwater Flow and Pollution Investigations - two dimensional and three dimensional modeling, 

  • Surface water , groundwater interactions, well hydraulics, seepage analysis in hydraulic structures,

  • Contaminant transport analysis; Groundwater pollution control and remediation technologies.

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics- Navier Stokes equation solutions, Incompressible viscous flow analysis, various applications, Numerical modeling.

  • Coastal Hydrodynamics- Flow and transport analysis in rivers, lakes, estuaries and coastal seas.   

  • Watershed Management- Watershed modeling, GIS and remote sensing applications in water resources, Rainfall , run off modeling, rainwater harvesting; Urban Drainage Modeling.

  •  Environmental Engineering - Environmental impact assessment of water resources and environmental related projects, Pollution problems in aquatic environment.

  •  Applications of Numerical Methods in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering Areas- Method of characteristics, Finite difference method, Finite element method and Boundary element method.     

  •  Hydroinformatics- Application of artificial intelligence (such as GA, Fuzzy logic etc.) and advanced techniques in water resources and environmental problems  

 https://www.civil.iitb.ac.in/~eldho/preview/pages/research-areas.htm

Educational Qualification: 
  •  Postdoctoral, Institute for Hydromechanics, Dept. Civil Engineering,University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany (January 1996 - June 1998)

  •  Ph.D. in Civil Engineering , IIT Bombay (1992 - 1995)

  • M.Tech in Civil Engineering , IIT Bombay (1990 - 1992)

  • B.Tech in Civil Engineering , Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala (1983 - 1988)

Number of designation: 
93