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Faculties

Civil Engineering

Dr. Nisha L

Professor and HOD

Specialisation: Environmental Engineering

Room: AC II 205

nisha@scmsgroup.org


9458352514

Educational Qualifications

  • Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
  • M.E.in Environmental Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • B.Tech. in Civil Engineering, Government Engineering College, Thrissur

Employment History

  • SASTRA Deemed University Thanjavur,Lecturer,1 Years 9 months(4 semesters)
  • Viswajyothi college of Engineering and Technology,Lecturer, Assistant Professor,9 Months (2 Semesters
  • NIT Calicut,Adhoc Faculty -7 Semesters

Teaching Interests

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Pollution Control Engineering
  • Groundwater Hydrology

Research Interests

  • Drinking water treatment
  • Organics in water and its removal
  • Riverbank Filtration
  • Disinfection By Products

Publications

  • Riverbank filtration as an alternative to pre chlorination: a case study at Mathura in Drinking Water: Source, Treatment and Distribution,Nisha Luckins, Indu Mehrotra, Pradeep Kumar and T. Grischek 2011

Papers Presented in National/International Conferences

  • Fish mortality and conservation strategies in various Indian lakes,Geetha Karthi A & Nisha L,Symposium on Conservation, Restoration and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems,December 9-12, 2002, Indian Institute of Science
  • Riverbank filtration as an alternative to pre chlorination: a case study at Mathura,Nisha Luckins, Indu Mehrotra, Pradeep Kumar and T. Grischek,International Workshop on “Source, Treatment and Distribution of Drinking Water”,14-15 September 2009 At Indian Council of Forestry research & Education (ICFRE) Dehradun
  • Riverbank filtration potential of a polluted stream: Investigations at Mathura,Nisha L. Indu Mehrotra, Pradeep Kumar and T. Grischek,Student Symposium on "Research in Civil Engineering”,5-6 March, 2009, IIT Madras, Chennai
  • Riverbank Filtration at Mathura at the River Yamuna,Nisha L. Indu Mehrotra, Pradeep Kumar and T. Grischek,EmTech 2010 “Research in Germany- Land of Ideas” Indo-German Research and Technology partnership, the German Government, Bundesministerium,8th and the 9th of March 2011 at The Royal Gardenia, No.1 Residency Road, Bengaluru

Awards and Honours

  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Short term fellowship from 1/10/2009 to 31/01/2010 to pursue a part of the research work at University of Applied Sciences, Friedrich-List-Platz 1. Dresden.
  • National Doctoral Fellowship(NDF) awarded by AICTE for pursuing research in Civil Engineering at IIT Roorkee from 01/04/2008 for three years. Under this scheme only fifty (50) Doctoral Fellowships are awarded every year to selected candidates in emerging areas / disciplines of Technical Education by AICTE.
  • Best paper award for the paper titled “Fish mortality and conservation strategies in various Indian lakes” in the Symposium on Conservation, Restoration and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems held on December 9-12, 2002 at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • Participated in the National level Jawaharlal Nehru National Science Exhibition for Children organized by NCERT during 19-26 January 1994.
  • Secured first place in District Science Fair for Project with A grade
  • MHRD Fellowship To pursue Ph.D. in Civil Engineering at IIT Roorkee from 25/07/2007 to 31/03/2008
  • MHRD (GATE) Fellowship To study Master of Engineering in Environmental engineering at Bharathiar University.

Professional Activities

  • Indian Association of Hydrologists,Life Member,LM-1575

Technical programs attended

  • Metro Traffic System for Greater Cochin by The Institution of Engineers (India)
  • Indo- German Workshop on Design and Operation of Riverbank Filtration Schemes by University of Applied Sciences, Dresden and Nirma University, Ahmedabad
  • Pedagogical aspects of Engineering Education by NIT Calicut
  • Land use based Estimation & Prediction of Solid Waste Generation by Department of Architecture, NIT Calicut