Countries visited in connection with higher studies, research training, employment and other scientific assignments:
|Name||Dr. Ashok Kumar|
|Date of Birth||01.02.1963|
|Present Designation||Chief Scientist and Head, Ar. &P. Professor,AcSIR|
|Division||Architecture & Planning|
|Degree / Diploma||Main Subject||University / Institution||Country||Year of Passing|
|B.Sc.||Maths, Physics, Chemistry||H.P.University, Shimla||India||1984|
|B.Arch.||Architecture, Bldg. Const. Design, etc.||J.N.T.U. Hyderabad||India||1989|
|M.U.R.P.||Planning Design, Urban & Rural Infrastr. etc.||University of Roorkee||India||1998|
|Ph.D.||Performance evaluation and green retrofit strategies for buildings in composite climate||Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee||India||2016|
|(a) Main Area of Specialization||Architecture & Planning|
|(b) Sub-area of Specialization||Sustainable Design, Green & Energy Efficient Buildings, Green Retrofits, Building Physics, Passive Design and Quantification, Life Cycle Energy Assessment, Affordable Housing, Low Cost Urban and Rural Housing, Prefabrication, IT Applications into Building Science, Rural Planning, Smart Buildings & Cities, Smart Villages etc.|
|Germany||R&D Collaboration between CSIR and Fraunhofer Institutes, Germany - Visited (i) Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics (IBP), Holzkirchen, Munich, (ii) Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engg. & Automation (IPA), Stuttgart and (iii) Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology (IGB), Stuttgart.||04.03.2019||05.03.2019|
|Germany||Knowledge Transformation Programme -cum -field visit for Energy Efficient Built Environment in India 2020 – The Success Story of EnEv and Passive Building Design - Visited Frankfurt, Passive House Institute, Darmstadt, Heidelberg, Rüdesheim Koblenz, and Cologne (Koln)||23.09.2018||30.09.2018|
|Japan||Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Future City Initiatives During, Tokyo, Kitakyushu, Kyoto & Yokohama, Japan, Ministry of External Affairs & Organized by Asian Productivity Organization and Implemented by APO Secretariat, Japan||17.11.2014||21.11.2014|
|Australia||To attended a Workshop on Joint Project between India – Australia on Sustainable & Affordable Housing as a Visiting Fellow to Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia||16.05.2011||21.05.2011|
The information of important reports is given below.
|Patents : Granted 01|
|A Process for the Preparation of an Anti-termite Barrier for New Buildings.||Indian Patent: 0075 NF 2015.||B.S. Rawat,
Awards and Distinctions (including fellowships of the learned societies):.
|Name of Award||Awarded by||Awarded for||Year|
|Shanker Rao Parelkar Commemoration Fund Prize||The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA), Mumbai.||Best B.Arch. Design Thesis||1988-89|
|Gold Medal||J.N.T.U. Hyderabad||B. Arch. Thesis||1989|
|B. Arch. Ist with Distinction||J.N.T.U. Hyderabad||Passed B. Arch. with distinction||1989|
|M.U.R.P. Ist with Honours||University of Roorkee||Passed M.U.R.P. with Honours||1998|
|Leadership Development Programme (LDP)||HRDC Ghaziabad||Passed LDP with Merit||2009|
|The Best Paper Award||FutureBuild 2013, University of Bath, UK||Best Paper||2013|
|The Best Paper Award||RENCON16, The Institution of Engineers (India)||Best Paper||2016|
|Architectural Engineering Division Best Paper Award||The Institution of Engineers (India)||Best Paper||2016|
|National Design Award in Architectural Engineering - 2019||NDRF of The Institution of Engineers (India)||Outstanding National & International Contributions in the Field of Engineering Design.||2019|
|Honors and Recognitions:
Fellowship / Membership of Professional Societies / Bodies:
Thirty years of experience devoted to R&D at CSIR- CBRI, one year with a Private Industry.
Twelve years of teaching experience as Visiting faculty at IIT Roorkee till 2010, and as Professor – Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), CSIR, New Delhi from 2012 till now.
The details of Research & Development experience of about 30 years in CSIR-CBRI, and one year Industry experience in Private Organization is given in the table below.
2. Academic Experience:
Invited by the IIT Roorkee Competent Authority to teach UG and PG full courses at the Dept. of Architecture & Planning, IIT, Roorkee.
PG & Ph.D.:
Supervising/Supervised more than 6 PhD Scholars.
Supervised M.Tech. / M.Arch./ MURP:
In addition to this, mentored more than 80 M.Tech. / M. Arch. / MURP / M.Sc. / MCA / B.Tech. / B.Arch. / Diploma, etc. students from different parts of the country for summer or winter Internships / Training Projects during the past 30 years at CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee.
|1||R&D Collaboration between CSIR and Fraunhofer Institutes, Germany||(i) Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engg. & Automation (IPA), Stuttgart. (ii) Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology (IGB), Stuttgart. (iii) Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics (IBP), Holzkirchen, Munich||2019|
|2||Knowledge Transformation Programme -cum -field visit for Energy Efficient Built Environment in India 2020 – The Success Story of EnEv and Passive Building Design||Frankfurt, Passive House Institute, Darmstadt, Heidelberg, Rüdesheim Koblenz, and Cologne (Koln) Germany||2018|
|3||Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Future City Initiatives (Tokyo, Kitakyushu, Kyoto & Yokohama, Japan)||Ministry of External Affairs and Organized by Asian Productivity Organization and Implemented by APO Secretariat , Japan||2014|
|4||Building Physics and Energy Simulation.||USAID – ECOIII Project, Vienna Univ. of Technology, Austria and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee||2010|
|5||Appraisal of BSUP & IHSDP Projects under JnNURM||Building Materials and Technology Promotion Council (BMTPC), New Delhi||2009|
|6||Pre – Engineered Buildings||Indian Society for Construction Materials and Structures (ISCMS), IIT, Roorkee||2008|
|7||Seismic Resistant Design & Rehabilitation of Structures||The Institution of Engineers (India) Roorkee Local Centre & CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee||2008|
|8||Leadership Development Programme (LDP -Merit Certificate)||Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), HRDC, Ghaziabad||2009|
|9||Energy Efficiency and Green Rating for Buildings||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee||2009|
|10||Community Based Disaster Risk Management||The Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi||2001|
|11||Urban Development Management||School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi||1994|
|Special Key Note / Invited Lectures Delivered:
Resource Person for:
Member of Selection Committee:
Major Administrative Responsibilities & Experience:
During the period, I have successfully managed the Administrative responsibilities as Head of two departments, Chairman, Co-Chairman and Member of several committees at CSIR-CBRI assigned by the Director. The details are as follows: