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Dr. Ashutosh Sharma

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Dr. Ashutosh Sharma

Designation

PROFESSOR, Department of Architecture & Planning.

[Former : Department of Architecture & Planning H.O.D. (for two complete terms of two years, Institute Dean Administration, Dean Planning & Development, Deputy Director, I/C Director). Further, also had been the First I/C Professor& H.O.D. for new School of Planning and Architecture, (S.P.A.), Bhopal and established the same. From 2008 to 2009].

Office Address

Residential Address

Phone No .Mobile

Phone No .Office.

Email I’d

Professor, Department of Arch. & Planning, M.A.N.I.T.

Bhopal – 462 051, Madhya Pradesh, India.

H.I.G. 11, Shivaji Nagar, Opposite to Jagdamba Bhawani Temple, 462 016, Bhopal. Madhya Pradesh.

+91 9826055792

0755 – 2670 900. Internal Intercom No: 1127

ashutosh9826055792@gmail.com

Date of Birth

07/09/1964

Educational Qualification

  • Diploma in Interior Decoration , Bombay, 1984
  • B.Arch. MACT ( R.E.C), Bhopal Univ. Bhopal , 1986 (Position 3rd. in University Merit)
  • Master of Planning with specialization in “Urban and Regional Planning, (M.U.R.P), School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi. 1988. ( Pass with Distinction Degree and in Merit position).
  • PhD, Barkatullah University, Bhopal on topic “Community Response to Inner City Housing Environment” (First PhD of inter-disciplinary nature consisting of Architecture, Planning and Built Environmental Psychology at National level. Under Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Psychology. The work been sponsored by Human Settlement Management Institute of H.U.D.C.O. Under Indo-Dutch Fellowship and University Grants Commission [UGC] 2000.
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, School of Engineering and Technology, Asian Institute of Technology (A.I.T.), Bangkok, Thailand. On topic “Using Geospatial Technologies: Remote Sensing and GIS for Land Use Modeling for Urban Infrastructure”. Year 2008.

Experience

Professional, Academic and Research Experience: more than 27 years.[after graduation]

Specialization

Interior Design, Architecture, Planning (Urban and Regional), Environmental Psychology and Remote Sensing and GIS.

Publication including writing of books

International Journal - 14

International Conference - 18

National Journal – 23

National Conference – 65

Workshop / Training program / Summer / Winter school attended and Organized

12

  • The most recently organized as H.O.D & Dean Administration of M.A.N.I.T. was hosting of “GOLDEN JUBLEE National Association of Students of Architecture [NASA] Convention at M.A.N.I.T., Bhopal as Chairperson of the convention attended by the largest number of Architecture student & professional over 5000. December – 2007
  • The most recently organized as H.O.D & Dean Administration of M.A.N.I.T. was hosting of NIASA [ The Council of Architecture Best Thesis Award final jury and presentation at National Level at Bhopal (Bharat Bhawan, Bhopal) as Coordinator - 2008.

Sponsored Research Projects

12 [other’s are ongoing]

[The brief of important projects are as following]

  • “Impact of Tenure Regulations & Environmental Upgrading Programme on shelter Consolidation in Squatter Settlements, Bhopal”. Funded by Institute of Housing Studies Rotterdam, HUDCO, Delhi.
  • “Evaluation of Special Training and Employment Progrmma for the Urban Poor, Bhopal”. Funded by Institute of Housing Studies Rotterdam, HUDCO, Delhi.
  • “Extension of Ghats of Hoshangabad, M.P., Research Project funded by CPWD, Regional Zone. The entire work was extension of the prize winning Award Entry of “Louis Khan”.
  • “Ujjain Heritage Zone Project”. The Project was funded by EPCO and State Government for Ujjain Simastha.
  • “Transition and Transformation of Open Spaces”. Funded by Institute of Housing Studies Rotterdam, HUDCO, Delhi.
  • “Preparation of Perspective Plan of Urbanization for M.P. Funded by Government to National Center for Human Settlement & Environment, Bhopal.
  • “Influence of Environmental Impact and Community Response to Housing”. Under Indo-Dutch Fellowship. Funded by UGC, Delhi.
  • “Infrastructure Planning and Management Center for Disadvantaged Sections of the Society” Funded by MHRD , New Delhi.
  • “Sustainable Spatial Regional Planning for Tribal Areas of Madhya Pradesh”. Funded by MHRD , New Delhi
  • “Understanding the housing requirements of slum dwellers in Bhopal”. Funded by Government of M.P.

Number of P.G. projects guided

26
Note: Now presently only

Number of Ph.D. thesis supervised

10 supervised and others are ongoing. The brief details are mentioned below:

  • “Region and Environmental Sustainability ( A case of Bhopal” . Candidate: Prof. Alka Bharat. 2002.
  • “Sustainable Spatial Regional Environmental Planning for Tribal Areas of Madhya Pradesh”. Candidate: Prof. Sonia Taneja. 2006.
  • “Urban Renewal and Redevelopment Scheme for Disadvantaged Section of the Society. A case of Bhopal”. Candidate: Prof. K.K.Dhote. 2007.
  • “Model for Restructuring of Unauthorized Colonies in Cities”. Candidate: Architect & Planner Mrs. Mamta Singhal. 2008
  • “Planning Model for Earthquake and Flood Prone Town – A case of Hoshangabad, M.P.”. Candidate: Prof. Rajshree Kamath. 2010
  • “Measuring the Relation in Land Use and Travel Behaviour in Million Plus Indian Cities”. Candidate: Prof. Kshama Puntambaker. 2010.
  • “Integrated Approach to improve the quality of Life in Urban Distressed Areas”. Candidate: Prof. Preeti Onkar. 2010.
  • “Monitoring Water Supply Systems for Urban Areas – A case of Bhopal”. Candidate: Prof. Jagdish Singh . 2009.
  • “Monitoring Planning Model for Peri – Urban Areas – A case of Bhopal”. Candidate: Prof. Supriya Vyas. 2010.
  • “Optimization of Public Transport Demand – a case of Bhopal”. Candidate: Prof. Anuj Jaiswal. 2012.
  • “Inner City Areas and Community Response to Built and Open Fabric”. Candidate: Architect & Urban Designer : Mrs. Ashima Sexena. [Ongoing since 2012].

Books published

(as author of chapters, member & researcher)

14other are ongoing.

Details of invite talk / expert lecture delivered

08

Note: This includes National & International lectures delivered.

Membership of professional society / position held

  • “Registered Architect” with Council of Architecture, India. Registration Number: CA/90/13155.
  • “Fellow Member” The Indian Institute of Architects. Membership Number: F – 8304.
  • “Fellow Institute of Town Planners, India. Membership Number: ITPI/1994-094.
  • “Life Member” Indian Building Congress. Membership Number: ML- 4163.
  • “Life Member” Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). Membership Number: LM-6306.

Note: Formerly (a) Vice-Chairman & Executive Member of Madhya Pradesh Chapter of ITPI. (b) Secretary and Executive Member of Madhya Pradesh and Bhopal Chapter of IIA.

Details of foreign visit

  • Presentation of International Conference Paper at Perth Australia. The entire visit was sponsored by AICTE & UGC.
  • Singapore. The entire visit was sponsored by AICTE & UGC.
  • On Deputation for one semester for teaching research scholars on “Environmental Policies” at Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok.

Professional Consultancy Works

The some of the notable important projects brief are mentioned below:

  • Chief Architect after winning the design competition project of Mandsour Institute of Technology: The project involved: Entire campus development of approx. 33 acres, Academic & Administrative Blocks, Auditorium, and Boys & Girls Hostels, Residential Quarter’s for faculty & Staff. Client: Department of Technical Education, Government of Madhya Pradesh. Project .
  • Chief Architect after winning the design competition project of Pt. Khusheelal Sharma Ayurved Sansthan, Homeopathy Institute , Yunani Institute. The project involves: Entire campus development of approx. 50 acres, Academic Blocks, Administrative Blocks. Hospitals of above 500 beds, Boys and Girls Hostels, Faculty and staff quarter’s, etc. Ongoing project; Client: Health Department of State & Central Government, India.
  • Chief Architect for M.A.CT., Library extension & interior renovation project. Project funded by Government of India, MHRD, Delhi.
  • Chief Architect Computer Center Building, MANIT, Bhopal. Project funded by Government of India, MHRD, Delhi.
  • Chief Architect for MACT Main Gate , entire road and landscape development & Chouraha (Square), development work awarded after competition by Bhopal Development Authority and Project funded by Government of India, MHRD, Delhi.
  • Chief Architect for Administrative / senior Faculty bungalows including that of Registrar & Director. Project funded by Government of India, MHRD, Delhi.
  • Chief Architect for Institute “Smart Reform Project” which included the entire renovation and interiors of MANIT Administrative Block, Deans, Director’s and other areas like Bank, Landscaping etc. Project funded by Government of India, MHRD, Delhi.
  • Chief Architect for MANIT “Radhakrishna Auditorium” for entire addition of balcony, renovation, interiors etc. Project funded by Government of India, MHRD, Delhi. [As Chief Architect of Project the appreciation letter and Gold Medal awarded by Governor of Madhya Pradesh].
  • Chief Architect for Pharmacy College at Mandsour and Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
  • Consulting Architect member for IIITM, Gwalior for Campus Visioning Committee.
  • Select as Resident Architect for Madhya Pradesh Vidhan Bhawan / Sabha. The project received International award “Aga Khan Award”. Project funded by Government of Madhya Pradesh.
  • Chief Architect for Phase-II Project of Madhya Pradesh Vidhan Bhawan / Sabha now known as “Capitol Hill Project”. Project funded by Government of Madhya Pradesh.
  • Chief Architect MANIT Sports Complex [ the entire project been conceived and designed with Phase- II for Swimming Pool and entire facilities of International Standard’s] . Presently S.P.A, Bhopal has been allotted space for their institute. Project funded by Government of India, MHRD, Delhi.
  • Chief Architect for Madhya Pradesh Aawas Sangh for Low income housing project, Bhopal.
  • Chief Architect for Madhya Pradesh Mandi Board for Ganjbasoda, Commercial project.
  • Professional Consultant for Heritage Project for INTACH & EPCO Bhopal for documenting, restoration project for Old Bhopal Palaces (Gohar Mahel), Gates, Buildings of historic importance.
  • Chief Architect for Engineering College and campus development master plan for Colombia, client Jan Pragaati Education Society (includes all academic, administrative, MBA, Hostel, etc).
  • Chief Architect for Astronomical Observatory & Auditorium at Dongla, Madhya Pradesh. Client MPCOST.
  • Chief Architect for Narmada Extension of Ghats Project of CPWD, Bhopal.
  • Chief Architect for Narmada Health Group “Narmada Apna Hospital” at Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh.
  • Chief Architect for Residential School of Vidhya Bharti. Proposed school on approx 20 acres of land at Bhopal.

Awards and Honour

The brief of some of the important awards and honour are mentioned below:

  • Unit Secretary of Department NASA delegation.
  • Under Officer in EME Coy of NCC wing at College Level and Passed “B” & “C” Certificates.
  • 3rd. Position in University with Distinction in Undergraduate Bachelor of Architecture.
  • GATE Scholarship for pursuing Post – Graduate course at School of Planning and Architecture, (S.P.A.), New Delhi.
  • Many awards received by the Department under the guidance as NASA Prof I/C for almost all trophies from 1989 to 2000. The most remarkable was to consecutively win the NASA “Louis Khan” for three years and that original trophy still retained by the Department.
  • Selected amongst the few Indian’s and awarded the “GLORY OF INDIA”. Certificate & Memento awarded for Meritorious Services, Outstanding and Remarkable Role by Rt. Hon’ble Lord Mohd Itaf Shekh, House of Lord U.K. at a Seminar on Indo-British Friendship at London on 21st, July, 2007.
  • Selected amongst the few Indian’s and awarded the “BHARAT GAURAV AWARD” Certificate & Memento awarded for Meritorious Services, Outstanding Performance and Remarkable Role & in Recognition of Valuable Contribution in Performing the Honour and Prestige of India by H.E. Lt. Gen(Retd) Ajai Singh, PVSM, Hon’ble Governor of Assam at Delhi on 9th. Jan. 2008.
  • “EXCELLANCE GOLD MEDEL” as Chief Architect of renovation, interior design project of Dr. Radhakrishnan Auditorium, MANIT, Bhopal. Awarded by His Excellency Hon’ble Shri. Balram Jhakarji , Governor of Madhya Pradesh . 2005.
  • “SHIKSHA RATANA PURASKAR” for Meritorious Services, Outstanding Performance and Remarkable Role. Award received by Dr. Bhishma Naraian Singh, Hon’ble, Hon’ble former Governor of Assam & Tamil Nadu at a Seminar on “Role of Education in Modern India” at New Delhi. 12th. July, 2007.
  • “EMINENT CITIZEN OF INDIA AWARD’ for outstanding achievements in chosen field of activity on the occasion of “Parvasi Bhartiya Divas” presented by Mr.Amir Rajbansi, Hon’ble of Sports Government of South Africa, Mr. Harinder Takhar, Hon’ble Minister of Canada and others at Delhi. 2007.
  • “EDUCATION EXCELLANCE GOLD MEDEL AWARD” International Institute of Education & Management by Dr. Bhishma Narian Singh, former Governor of Assam & Tamil Nadu, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal, Hon'ble Heath Mister of Uttrakhand amongst the Highly respected entrepreneurs, industrialist, educationist, business magnets, senior bureaucrats, etc. Delhi. 2007.
  • "JEWL OF INDIA AWARD" for outstanding achievements awarded by Indian Solidarity Council. August 2007.
  • "RAJIVE GANDHI EXCELLANCE AWARD for outstanding achievements awarded by International Institute of Education & management by Dr. Mahan Vr Tilli IFS (Retd) , Chairman, Delhi, august. 2008.
  • "RASHTRIYA VIDHYA SHIROMANI AWARD" for outstanding achievements.
  • Recently being felicitated by Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, for Architectural Design of "Narmada Apna Hospital" project under ICSC on 7th.May, 2014 at Hohangabad.

Any other information

  • National merit scholarship at Undergraduate level “GATE Scholarship” for Post Graduation.
  • Gold Medal (P.G.) U. O. R. Roorkee, U.P.
  • Panelist for Strategic Workshop) in International Conference
  • Advisory committee member , Key note speaker & Chair person in national / international conferences
  • Expert monitoring committee of AICTE
  • Member B.O.G Academic council member & Expert member of different Institute / organizations
  • Invited /coordinated /chaired session of International conference/s
  • International Travel Award (scholarship), SRA USA
  • Vice Chairman, Institute of town Planners (M.P and Chhatisgarh Region) twice
  • Member, of committee for Global Environment City project of Bhopal
  • Associate editor Journal of Environmental Research and Development
  • Member, Education committee, ITPI, India
  • Expert on different interview panels & Reviewer for Ph.D. evaluation in different universities.
  • Invited member by Ministry of Urban Development, Chief Planner for National Workshop on Draft - Urban and Regional Development Planning Formulation and Implementation (URDPFI) Guidelines held on 4t. April, 2014.