Honors and Recognition
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Honors & Recognition


B. Tech (Civil Engineering), KREC, Surathkal ,1981.

M. Tech (Water Resources Engineering), IIT Kharagpur, 1984.

Ph. D. (Water Resources Systems), IISc, Bangalore, 1989.


Awards and Recognition

Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences (IASc), Bangalore.

Alexander von Humboldt Medal of the European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2014 (http://www.egu.eu/news/79/egu-announces-2014-awards-and-medals/ ) (http://www.egu.eu/awards-medals/alexander-von-humboldt/2014/pradeep-mujumdar/)

KSIIDC Chair, Energy and Mechanical Sciences, IISc (Aug. 2012 - Jul. 2015).

Distinguished Visiting Fellowship, Royal Academy of Engineering, UK , 2011. (Host : University of Exeter, UK).

CSIR-NGRI-AHI Indian National Hydrology Lecture Award, 2015.

Prof. Satish Dhawan State Award, Engineering Sciences, for the year 2003, Government of Karnataka.

CBIP Young Engineer Award for the year 1993, for notable contribution in the field of Water Resources, Government of India.

Reviewer, IPCC, Assessment Report 5 (AR5), Working Group 2 (2010 -2014).


Editorial Board


Member, Editorial Board, 2009-date, Advances in Water Resources (Pub: Elsevier).

Associate Editor, 2013-date, Current Science, Indian Academy of Sciences.

Senior Associate Editor, 2012-date, Sadhana, Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences, Indian Academy of Sciences.

Member, Editorial Board, 1998-2004, Water International, Journal of International Water Resources Association (IWRA).

Guest Editor (with P. Gourbesville and T. Kojiri), Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Special issue on Integrated Water Resources Management in a Changing World, Vol. 33, Issue 8, 2008.

Guest Editor (with D. Roy), Special Section, Civil Engineering Research, Current Science, Vol. 97, 2009.

Guest Editor (with Young-Oh Kim), Special Section, Climate Change and Water Resources, Current Science, Vol. 98, 2010.

Guest Editor (with I. Holman, I. Pechlivanidis, W. Buytaert and A. Mijic), Special Issue on The Changing Water Cycle of the Indogangetic plains, Hydrology and Earth System Science (HESS), 2017.


Membership of Professional Bodies


Member, American Geophysical Union (AGU) (2010-date).

Member, International Association for Hydrological Sciences (IAHS) (1996-date).

Member, International Water Resources Association (IWRA) (1998-2004).

Member, International Association for Hydraulic Research (IAHR), (2008-date).

Fellow, Indian Society for Hydraulics, Pune (ISH).

Prof. P. P. Mujumdar

Indian Institute of Science

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Chairman, Interdisciplinary Centre for Water Research