Prof Arvind K. Nema
Deputy Executive Director, IIT Delhi- Abu Dhabi
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Delhi
Dr Arvind Nema obtained Ph.D. in Environmental Science & Engineering from IIT Bombay. Since 1997 he has been involved in research, teaching and consulting in the field of Environmental Engineering and management. Dr Arvind K. Nema obtained a Ph.D. in Environmental Science & Engineering from IIT Bombay. Dr Nema is involved in research, teaching, and consulting in the field of Environmental Engineering and management. He has published 80+ research papers in referred international Journals. He has guided 21 PhDs and 58 master’s theses. His main research focuses on the analysis of environmental systems, environmental impact and risk assessment, and integrated waste management, etc. He also works in the area of application of heuristics in decision making related to environmental management issues in multi-criteria, multi-objective, multi-decision makers’ paradigm. Dr Nema has contributed as expert member in Central Pollution Control Board’s steering committee for Environmental Action Plan for Critically polluted Areas, and technical committee for utilization of hazardous waste as a supplementary resource or for energy recovery or after processing under Rule 11 of Hazardous Waste (Management, Handling and Transboundary Movement) Rules 2008;
Expert Member for CPHEEO, MoUD, Govt of India Committee for Preparing Manual on Sewerage and Sewage Management; Expert Member for MoEFs Project Steering Committee and Technical Expert Committee for Remediation of Hazardous Waste Contaminated Dump Sites; and Expert Member for the State Environmental Appraisal Committee for evaluating Proposals. Dr Nema had been Vice-Chairman GATE from 2012 to 2014, Chairman GATE in 2015, Vice-Chairman JEE (Advanced) in 2016, Chairman JEE (Advanced) in 2017, Associate Dean (Hostel Management) from 2018 to 2020, Dean (Student Affairs) from 2020 to 2022, Head, Department of Civil Engineering from 2022 to 2024. He is presently working as a Professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and Deputy Executive Director at IIT Delhi – Abu Dhabi campus.
Prof K. Sreenadh
Dean Academics, IIT Delhi- Abu Dhabi
Professor, Department of Mathematics IIT Delhi
Prof Sreenadh embarked on his academic journey with a Ph.D. in Mathematics from IIT Kanpur in 2002, leading to diverse experiences across prestigious institutions globally. After post-doctoral stints at TIFR, Bangalore, and the University of Toulouse, France, He joined IIT Delhi as an Assistant Professor in 2004.
Despite an enticing offer from IISER Bhopal in 2009, Prof Sreenadh opted to continue at IIT Delhi, eventually becoming a Professor in 2017. Recognized for his contributions, he assumed the Institute Chair Professor role in 2019, holding it until 2023, when he was honored as Professor (HAG).
Currently, Prof Sreenadh continued his academic journey at IIT Delhi, holding the esteemed position of Professor (HAG). His area of interests include Analysis: Applied functional analysis, Partial Differential Equations: Theory of Elliptic & Parabolic equations and Numerical Analysis: Finite element analysis.
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