Prof. P P Mujumdar is currently serving as the KSIIDC Chair Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering. He has earlier served as the Chairman of the Department from November 2006 to December 2010. He holds Associate Faculty positions in the Divecha Center for Climate Change and Center for Earth Sciences at IISc Bangalore. His area of specialization is Water Resources with a focus on climate change impacts on hydrology/water resources, statistical downscaling of GCM outputs, urban flooding, planning and operation of large scale water resources systems, and uncertainty modeling. His recent research contributions include detection and attribution of hydrologic change, development of downscaling models, uncertainty combination in climate change impacts and reservoir operation for adaptation to climate change. He is also serving as the Chairman of the Water Resources Management section of the International Association for Hydraulic Research (IAHR). He is identified as a reviewer for the Assessment Report 5 (AR5) of the IPCC. He is a recipient of the Distinguished Visiting Fellowship of the Royal Academy of Engineering, UK. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the journal Advances in Water Resources, has served as a member of the Editorial Board of the journal Water International, and has been a member of several state- and national- committees dealing with urban flooding, and operational and environmental aspects of water resources in India. His teaching interests include Stochastic Hydrology (NPTEL Video Course), Water Resources Systems, Surface Water Hydrology and Urban Hydrology. His areas of professional consultancy include urban storm water drainage, floodplain management, river basin planning, reservoir operations, lift irrigation, hydropower development and impact assessment of water resources projects. He is a Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences.

Prof. P. P. Mujumdar

KSIIDC Chair Professor

 

Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore, India - 560 012

Phone: +91 80 2360 0290; 2293 2669 (Office); 2360 2668 (Res)
Fax: +91 80 2360 0290; 2360 0404
Email: pradeep@civil.iisc.ernet.in

Indian Institute of Science

Department of Civil Engineering

Prof. P. P. Mujumdar

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