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     Sarit Kumar Das

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - Civil Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Rajib Maity
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2010 :: Completed in 2015
AddressPodrah More, Andul Road, Howrah 711109, W.B., India
Phone9432..2170
Emailsaritkdas@iitkgp.ac.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, USAEnvironmental Engineering2009
M.Tech.IIT Bombay, Mumbai, IndiaEnvironmental Science and Engineering2007
BEBengal Engineering and Science University (formerly BEC, Shibpur)Civil Engineering2004

Research Areas
  • Statistical Hydrology, Climate Change Assessment, Air Dispersion Modeling, Solid Waste Management

Skills
  • Statistical Modeling, Sampling and Chemical Treatment, Environmental Assessment

Awards
  • Crescent City Doctoral Scholarship

Experience
  • Senior Research Fellow at IIT Kharagpur (August 13, 2010-present)
  • Research Associate at IIT Kharagpur (January 7- August 6, 2010)
  • Graduate Assistant at University of New Orleans (January, 2008-December, 2009)
  • Assistant Engineer, Structural at M.N. Dastur Pvt. Ltd., Kolkata (July 1, 2004-June 30, 2005)

Teaching Experience
  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics(T) at Civil Engineering, IIT Kharagpur January, 2014 to June, 2014 (1 terms)
  • Probability and Statistics in Civil Engineering(L) at Civil Engineering, IIT Kharagpur January, 2010 to present (2 terms)
  • Applied Hydrology(L) at Civil Engineering, IIT Kharagpur January, 2010 to present (1 terms)
  • Air Pollution Meteorology and Atmospheric Dispersion Modeling(L) at Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans January, 2008 to December, 2009 (1 terms)
  • Air Pollution Control(L) at Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans January, 2008 to December, 2009 (1 terms)
  • Environmental Chemistry Laboratory(P) at Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans January, 2008 to December, 2009 (2 terms)
  • Environmental Statistics(T) at CESE, IIT Bombay July, 2005 to June, 2007 (1 terms)
  • Environmental Chemistry Laboratory(P) at CESE, IIT Bombay July, 2005 to June, 2007 (2 terms)
  • Pollution Control(T) at CESE, IIT Bombay July, 2005 to June, 2007 (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Senior Research Fellowship by DST, GoI (August, 2010-July 2013)
  • Recipient of Crescent City Doctoral Scholarship (2008-09, 2009-10), University of New Orleans
  • Fellowship for Masters Study by MHRD, GoI (2006-2007)

Papers Published in Journals
  • A hydrometeorological approach for probabilistic simulation of monthly soil moisture under bare and crop land conditions by Rajib Maity and Sarit Kumar Das Water Resources Research 50, 10.1002/2014WR016043 (2015)
  • Potential of Probabilistic Hydrometeorological Approach for Precipitation-Based Soil Moisture Estimation by Sarit Kumar Das and Rajib Maity Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE 04014056 (2014)
  • On the Application of Probabilistic Hydrometeorological Simulation of Soil Moisture across Different Stations in India by Sarit Kumar Das and Rajib Maity Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection 2, 159-169 (2014)
  • Probabilistic simulation of surface soil moisture using hydrometeorological inputs by Sarit Kumar Das and Rajib Maity ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering Volume 19, Issue 3, pp 227-234 (2013)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Probab. sim. of surface soil moisture using hydrometeorological inp. by Das, S.K. and Maity, R. Proceedings of HYDRO 2012 December 7 to 8, 2012, IIT Bombay 0,0 (2012)
  • Ship Breaking Industry in India Assessment of Opportunities and Challenges by Mahindrakar, A. B., Das, S. K., Asolekar, S. R. and Kura, B. Proceedings of ACE, AWMA, 2008, Portland, Oregon. 0,0 (2008)

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