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School of Disaster Mitigation Engineering

About the School


In the spirit of developing interdisciplinary research facilities and the development of different mitigation processes against natural hazards, the School of Disaster Mitigation Engineering has been established by this university in 2007. The experimental workstation of the school is under construction near the 2nd gate of this University, where a 1.5 m x 1.5m Horizontal single Axis Seismic Table is being installed in October 2008 under the TEQIP program. For the school, housing has been provided on the 3rd floor in the 8th storied new building under construction in the Southern portion of the University. Proposal for setting up Post Graduate Course in Disaster Mitigation Engg. / Earthquake Engg. are being framed for introduction shortly.

Previous Director

  • Prof. B.C. Chattopadhyay
  • Dr. Sekher Chandra Dutta

Dr. Ambarish Ghosh(e-mail: ambarish@civil.becs.ac.in), Professor, Department of Civil Engineering is presently appointed as the Director of the school to spearhead its initial development.

Academic Programs


# Title Duration Specializations Curriculum

Projects


  • 1 Proposed Development Plan of Eastern Side of Eastern Metropolitan Bye Pass, Salt Lake, Calcutta
    Funding Agent: CMDA
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 2 Study on Identification of Counter magnets to National Capital Region
    Funding Agent: National Capital Regional Planning Board
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 3 Pilot Project to derive information and Data Structure for Planning in Tribal Areas
    Funding Agent: National Informatics Centre
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 4 Traffic and Transportation Survey for NOIDA
    Funding Agent: New Okhla Industrial Development Authority
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 5 Planning Work for New Town at Rajarhat
    Funding Agent: Planning Work for New Town at Rajarhat
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 6 Preparation of Development Plan for Labhpur
    Funding Agent: Birbhum Zilla Parishad, West Bengal
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 7 Preparation of District Development Plan for Howrah District
    Funding Agent: Office of the District Magistrate, Howrah
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 8 Development of Information Technology Based Approached for formulation of National Human Settlement Development Policy for INDIA
    Funding Agent: AICTE
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 9 Preparation of Draft Development Plan for Dumdum Municipal Area
    Funding Agent: KUSP
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 10 Preparation of Draft Development Plan for Gayeshpur Municipal Area
    Funding Agent: KUSP
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • 11 Preparation of Base Line Survey and prepare Heritage Development Plan inclusive of LUDCP and Heritage Management Plan on Proposed Nabadwip Heritage Town
    Funding Agent: Urban Development & Municipal Affairs Department, Govt. of West Bengal
    PI: Aditya Bandyopadhyay

  • Contact Us


    Contact our HOD for more Information

    Prof. Chaitali Ray

    Email: hod@sdme.iiests.ac.in
    chaitali@civil.iiests.ac.in
    Phone: +91 33 2668 – 3223 (Extn: 664) / 9432262156