M. Tech Student
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PRA, Scientific Writing, R&D, Public Speaking,

English, Hindi, Marathi, Bhojpuri, Maithili

I joined M. Tech., CTARA in 2018 and soon converted under the TAP category by getting shortlisted for fellow at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (2018-19). I am a disciplined engineer, passionate about R&D in the development sector. My interest lies in developing sustainable techniques for water conservation and management in rural areas. Being a post-graduate student in Technology and Development, I am actively involved in publications via International Conferences at prestigious institutions like IISc, IIT, NIT, and State Universities. I have been shortlisted as fellow at the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), New Delhi where I am working over the topic- ‘Tank Cascade System: Potential as Rural Water Supply and Scientific Validation’ for M. Tech. Project under the approval of MoRD (2019-2021). I served as 'Trainer' for two subsequent years in the Gunnies Book of World Record Event of Solar Urja Localisation through Sustainability (SoULS) at IITB (2018-19). I am also serving as 'Project Head' at Sustainability Cell of IITB for the project- 'Identifying Behavioral Change of Stakeholders Towards Water Consumption at IITB Hostels' (2019). Being confident at public speaking, I remained Speaking Arts Coordinator- PG Cult (2018-19); Events Sports Coordinator and Public Relations Convener- PG Sports (2018-20). 

Active participation in science and social science exhibitions, thereby representing my school KV Ambajhari Nagpur at a Regional and National level let me become 'School Caption' (2013-14). Being the subject topper in Physics and Biology in class XII, I joined Civil Engineering in 2014. I am a 'Silver Medalist' in B. Tech. (2018) and was involved actively in technical paper/model/poster presentations, thereby getting certified 39 times at State and National levels. The B. Tech project titled- ‘Android Application for Estimate Preparation for a Residential Building’ was awarded the ‘Best Project Award’ in the department which subsequently became the part of Unnat Maharashtra Abhiyan in 2018. I remained student coordinator for 2.5 years at Lead India 2020-Jalgaon Division (2015-18), an International NGO based on Late Dr. APJ. Abdul Kalam's philosophy-Vision 2020 where we provided social services and published research at the interface of social paradigm and technological interventions in the sectors of education, water supply, agriculture, and solid waste management. The Zilla Sainik Welfare Office (ZSWO) certified me with the quotes- "extraordinary performances in academic, technical, extracurricular and social events for being getting certified 47 times at the National level and 9 times at the International level" in 2017. The Indian Air Force Benevolent Association (IAFBA), New Delhi awarded me for ‘Outstanding Achievement in Overall Academics’ in the UG category at the National level in 2019.



1. Exploring LULC, Rainfall, and Groundwater Pattern in Vandiyur Tank Cascade System | Mr. N. Venkatesan, CEO, DHAN Vayalagam Tank Foundation, Madurai | Nov-Dec, 2018

  • Explored & reviewed popular traditional water harvesting mechanism called tank cascade system through 5-weeks field visit in Madurai City
  • Collected primary data through qualitative interviews & OSM Geo-Location Tracker from 32 households in the vicinity of 8 interconnected tanks
  • Analyzed & represented: LULC pattern using Remote Sensing; Rainfall trend using Advance MS. Excel; Groundwater fluctuation using ArcGIS between 2002 to 2018

2. Visit to Zilla Parishad Bhavan-Jalgaon | Mr. Y. B. Kulkarni, Executive Engineer, Structure Department | May 2018

  • Studied 8 departments viz., Administration, Rural Water Supply, Minor irrigation, Structure, Women & Child Healthcare, Village Panchayat, IT & Finance
  • Analyzed Quality Management System by focussing on processing, planning, purchasing, monitoring and controlling aspects of each department