OFFICIAL VISITS ABROAD

Visits abroad
1.  Germany, to present a technical paper title “Wave Loads on Vertical Cylinders” at Intl. Conf. On Marine Research, Ship Tech. And Ocean Engg. Sep.27, Oct.2,1982 held in Hamburg.
2.  Canada, as a participant for Intl. Training program on Exclusive Economic Zone at Dalhousie University, June 13 – Aug. 19, 1983.
3.  Hawaii ,USA to present a technical paper titled, “Coastal Engineering Problems in India – An Overview” at pacific congress on Marine Technology, April 24 – 27, 1984.
4.  Germany, as a Visiting Scientist at Technical University, Berlin, Feb. ‘87 – Jan. ‘88.
5.  Halifax, Canada to present a paper titled “Distribution of Long shore Currents and Sediment Transport Rates in the Surf Zone off Paradeep, India” at Oceans 87, 28 Sep. – 1 Oct. 1988.
6.  Germany, as a European Community postdoctoral fellow to Institute for fluid mechanics and computer applications in Civil Engineering, University of Hannover, Jan. ‘91 to June ‘91.
7.  Germany, invited by Institute Fluid Mechanics and Computer application in  Civil Engineering, University of Hannover, June-July ‘92.
8.  Germany, invited by Franzius Institute, Hannover, May-July ‘93.
9.  Germany, invited as Visiting Professor by German Science Foundation for the period May-July ‘94 and Dec.’94.
10.Japan, to present a paper in an Intl. Conf. HYDRO PORT ‘94, 19-21, Oct.’94.
11.Germany, under Joint project sponsored by German Science Foundation during the period 14 May – 6 July ’95.
12.Germany, under Joint project sponsored by German Science Foundation during the period 4th May – 4th July’96. 
13.Malaysia, to present two papers and to Chair a Session in an Intl. Conf. On 10th Congress of APD-IAHR during the period 26 August -29 Aug’96.
14.Seoul, Korea to present a paper in an Intl. Conf. On The Third Asian-Pacific Conference on COMPUTATIONAL MECHANICS during the period 16-18 September,  1996.
15.Germany as Visiting Professor invited by German Science Foundation (May’97 – August’97).
16.San Fransisco, USA to present papers in IAHR Specialty Seminar on Multidirectional Waves and their Interaction with Structures (10 – 15 August, 1997)
17.Istanbul, Turkey to present papers and chaired a Technical session in the 8th Congress of International Association of Mediterranean (IMAM’97) (2-9 November,  1997).
18.Germany, under Joint project sponsored by German Agency for Technical Cooperation during the period 16th May – 10th July’96. 
19.Leipzig, Germany under joint project sponsored by German Agency for Technical Cooperation (GTZ) during the period 15th May to 15th July, 1998.
20.Palm Beach, Florida, USA to present papers in International Coastal Symposium during the period 20 – 23 May, 1998.
21.Lisbon, Portugal to present paper in the 17th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (OMAE’98) during the period 5-9 July, 1998.
22.Hong Kong, China to present paper in the Seventh International Symposium on River Sedimentation and the Second International Symposium on Environmental  Hydraulics, 15 – 19 Dec 1998.
23.Singapore to discuss about joint research project under a MOU singed between National University of Singapore Madras, 21-31 Dec, 1998. 
24.Cape Town, South Africa to present a paper and chair a Technical session in the COPEDEC V Conference during 19 -24 April, 1999.
25.Victoria, B.C, Canada to present a paper in the Canadian Coastal Conference, 1999 during 19-23 May, 1999.
26.Genoa, Italy to present a paper in an International Conference on Monitoring and Control of Marine and Harbour Structures during 1-4 June, 1999.
27.Leipzig, Germany under joint project sponsored by German Agency for Technical Cooperation (GTZ) during the period 02-30 December, 1999.
28.New Orleans, USA to present papers in OMAE 2000 Conference on Energy for the New Millennium during 14-17 Feb, 2000.
29. Ischia, Naples,(ITALY) to present paper in the International Maritime Association of Mediterranean, IX Congress, (IMAM 2000), 2-6 April, 2000.
30. Leipzig, Germany under joint project sponsored by German Agency for Technical Cooperation (GTZ) during the period 17 May – 30 June, 2000. 
31. Bander Abbas, Iran to present papers in ICOPMAS 2000 conf during 19 -23Nov, 2000
32. T.U. Delft,The Netherlands visiting Fellow invited by Stichtung Her Lamminga Foundation 4-20 Dec,2000
33. Varna, Bulgaria To present a paper inIntl. Conf. On Marine Industry (MARIND’96) 2-7 June’96
34. Subang Jaya, Malaysia , to present two technical papers in Asia-Pacific conference on offshore systems, April 23-26, 2001
35. Germany Visiting Professor to Univ. of Wuppertal, Germany invited by  DAAD, Germany 1Oct 2001 to 30 Sept 2002
36. London, U.K to participate in Visnet (Violent waves interaction with Structures) working group workshop in London, 30Nov 2001
37. Canada to deliver an invited lecture in Queen’s University, on 15th April 2002
38.  Glasgow, U.K to participate in Visnet (Violent waves interaction with Structures) working group workshop in, 26 Apr 2002
39. Singapore, to present papers in 13th Congress of the Asia and Pacific division of the IAHR, 6-8, August 2002.
40. Germany Visiting Professor to Univ. of Wuppertal, invited by DAAD, Germany 2June –20 July 2003
41. SriLanka, presented papers and chaired technical sessions in COPEDEC VI, Sep 15-19’ 03
42. Germany Visiting Professor to Univ. of Wuppertal, invited by DAAD, Germany 10May –10 July 2004 
43. Canada To present a paper in 23rd Intl. Conf. On Offshore Mechanics & Arctic Engg (OMAE’04) 20-25 June’04, Vancouver
44. Hongkong To present a technical paper, chairing a session in 14th Asia Pacific division of International Associ of Hydraulic Research (APD of IAHR), 15-18th Dec  2004 in Hongkong and to also present the preliminary arrangement for 15th APD of IAHR to be held in IIT Madras in 2006.
45. Germany, Visiting Scholar to University of Cottbus under Erasmus Mundus Program of European union from 6th May to 6th July 2005
46. Canada, To present a paper in 2nd Annual Canadian Research and Hazards Networking Symposium, 17-19 Nov’05,  Toronto, Canada
47. U.A.E, To present a few papers in  1st International conference and exhibition in coastal zone management and engineering”, Dubai 27-29 Nov 2005.
48. Germany Visiting Professor to Univ. of Wuppertal, invited by DAAD, Germany 10 May –10 July 2006
49. Italy To present a paper in 2nd workshop on coastal processes and port Engineering, 29 May -1 June 2006, Univ of calabria-Cosenza, Catania
50. Japan to participate as an invitee in the Inaugural meeting of Port-city University League (PUL), 7-9 Nov 2006
51. Hongkong, to participate and present two papers in “Launching symposium of Journal of Hydro-environment Research” Jan 18-19, 2007
52. Australia to present a paper in the 9th International Coastal Symposium, Gold Coast, 16-20 April 2007
53. Germany Visiting Professor to Univ. of Wuppertal, invited by DAAD, Germany 05 May –10 July 2007
54. France as a panelist for two sessions, (i) Natural disasters & Industrial accidents and (ii) Environment and safety in the IIT-EU T2B conference held in Paris on 11 May  2007
55. Venice, to participate in 32nd IAHR to present a technical paper as well as to chair the meeting of the Executive committee of the Asia-Pacific division of                     Intl.Association Hydraulic Engg research, 29 june-4 July 2007
56. Dubai, UAE to participate in the 7th PIANC-COPEDEC, 24-28 Feb2008 and also to represent APD-IAHR
57. Nagoya, Japan to participate in the 8th Intl. Conf on Hydro-Science and Engineering and to participate in the IAHR council meeting 8-12 Sep 2008, Nagoya,  Japan 
58. Beijing, China Delivered a key note lecture on “ Flooding during Natural Coastal Disasters- Role of vegetation” in the High-level International Forum on Water Resources & Hydropower, , 17-18 Oct 2008    
59. Nanjing, China to participate in 16th APD-IAHR congress 20-23 Oct 2008 delivered a keynote lecture on “Research on Tsunami Mitigation Strategies” and a paper
60. Dubrovnik, Croatia- delivered key note lecture “Impacts of Climate Change on Indian coasts prospective solutions for the future, in Intl Conf on marine waste water discharges & marine environment, MWWD 2008 27-31 Oct 
61. Dhaka, Bangladesh-delivered key note lecture on Role of vegetation in attenuating wave run-up” in International workshop on Tsunami Vulnerability, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by Ministry of food & disaster management, Govt. of Bangladesh, 20-22 Jan 2009
62. Vienna, Austria to present a paper in European Geo-Sciences Union General Assembley, Vienna, Austria, April 19-24 2009
63. Honolulu, USA to participate in the meeting of the editorial board of Ocean Engineering journal
64. Trondhiem, Norway as visiting Professor to Nowegian University of Science & Technology 15 Aug-30 Sep 2009
65. Alexandria, Egypt to present a paper in International conference on coastal zone management of river deltas and low land coastlines (czmrdllc) 2010, 6-10 mar 2010, 
66.  Auckland, New Zealand As Chairman, IAHR-APD participated in 17th Congress of the Asia and Pacific Division of the International Association of Hydraulic                  Engineering &Research, 21-24 Feb 2010.
67.  Liverpool, U.K to present a paper in 32 nd PIANC 10-14 may 2010.
68.  Shangai, China, to present a paper and chair a session in Ninth International Conference on Hydrodynamics11-15 Oct’10
69.  Muscat, OMAN, to present a paper and chair a session Second International Conference on Coastal Zone Engineering and Management (Arabian Coast 2010),              November 1-3, 2010
70.  Singapore to deliver a few lectures and to participate in a Short course/Workshop on Coastal Modelling organised by Nanyang Tech univ during 21-25 Feb 2011
71. Sccezin, Poland to participate and chairin a session in International Coastal Symposium, 9-14 May 2011
72. Moskow, Russia, to deliver lecture and in connection with joint research project with Obukhov Institute for Physics of Atmosphere of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 7-17 July 2011
73. Trondheim, Norway as Erasmus Mundus scholar invited by European Commission to teach in Marine Civil Engg, NTNU from 15 Aug to 14 Nov 2011.
74. Sandiego, USA to chair a session in Coastal Engineering practice conference organised by ASCE, 20-24 Aug 2011.
75. Hong Kong, China, International Conference on Asian and Pacific Coasts (APAC 2011), Dec 14-16, 2011.
76. Merida, Mexico under invitation of Anahac Mayab University, delivered a few lectures during 6-8 May 2012.
77. Jeju, South Korea, under invitation to chair a keynote for 18th Congress of the Asia & Pacific Division of the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR-APD 2012) !9-23 Aug, 2012
78. Rincon,Puerto Rico to present a paper in 8th International Multi-Purpose Reef & Surf Sciences Symposium Feb19-21, 2013
79. JSPS fellow to Tohoku University, Japan awarded by Japan Society for the Promotion Of Science, Mar-Oct 2013 during which delivered invited lectures in Tohoku univ, Saitama univ, Kyto univ, Waseda univ, Yamaguchi univ and Hokkaido univ.
80. Seoul, S.Korea, to participate in JHER editors forum meeting 22-23 July 2013
81. Singapore as expert member of the committee to review the project on Coastal Adaptation Study” (CAS) for Building & Construction Authority, Singapore 12-16 Jan 2014.
82. Portugal , to present a paper in 3rd IAHR Europe congress 14-16 April’14 in univ of Porto and to deliver an invited talk in univ of Lisbon.
83. USA, Atlantic city to present a paper in Energy Ocean 3-5 June’14.
84. Mauritius- To conduct a Design of Coastal Adaptation structures (soft measures), for Ministry of environment, Mauritius, Aug 4-8, 2014.
85. Lisbon, Portugal, To participate in 1st International Conference on Renewable Energies, RENEW 2014 held during 24-26 Nov 2014.
86. Mauritius to conduct a Continuous Professional Development course in Univ of Mauritius on “Ocean Data Collection and Analysis.” 26-29 Jan 2015, sponsored by The Ministry of Environment & Sustainable Development (CPD), Govt of Mauritius
87. Singapore-As a member of the panel of experts to review the progress Caostal Adaptation study for Singapore conducted by BCA, Singapore during 4 to 6 Feb 2015. 
88. Lisbon, PortugalAs visiting professor under Plenose Joint project with Univ of Reggio, Italy  during 1 to 30 April 2015
89. Reggio, Italy – As visiting professor under Plenose Joint project with Univ of Reggio, Italy  during 1 to 30 April 2015
90. Moscow, Russia – In connection with Indo Russian project during 15 to 22 May 2015
91. Trondhiem, Norway – In connection with Indo Norwegian project during 25-29 May 2015
92. Kona, Hawaii, USA to participate in ISOPE 2015 during 20 to 24 June 2015
93. Edinburg & London,  UK to participate in workshop on ocean energy and to deliver lectures, 20 to 24 Sep 2015.
94. Germany, to participate in the DAAD Alumni Seminar 2015 during 8 to 14 November 2015
95.  Mexico, to deliver keynote lecture in the third Intl workshop on Geosynthetics and modern materials in coastal protection & related applications, Merida, 2-4 Dec 2015
96. Mauritius, Discussion on the project for Coastal Adaption Works at Mon Choisy and Riviere des Galets from 7 to 8 February 2016