Professor Kittur Gundappa ranga Raju

Areas of Interest:

hydraulic Engineering, River Hydraulics, Sediment transport, Water Disputes.


Civil Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering, Sediment Transport

Consultancy Areas:

Water Disputes, Hydraulic Structures, River Engineering.


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

Has been a Member of the Indian Delegation fighting the Baglihar & Kishenganga disputes with Pakistan, Advisor on several national water disputes to Karnataka, Andhra & Haryana. Member of GOI Committee on Majuli Island on the Brahmaputra.Advised on several problems relate to Ganga, Yamuna, Koshi, Ramganga etc..

Professional Experience:

  • Prof. of Civil Engg.
  • Dean of Students' Welfare
  • Dean of Academic Programmes
  • Pro Vice Chancellor & Deputy Director- all at Univ. of Roorkee/IIT Roorkee .


Hydraulics, Sediment transport, Water resources.


Contact Information


102, Rajalakshmi Apartments, 24th Main Road, JP Nagar (6th Phase), Bengaluru 560078

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  • BE(Civil)in 1961 from Mysore Univ.
  • ME (Hyd.) from Univ. of Roorkee in 1963
  • Ph.D from Univ. of Roorkee in 1967.


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Winner of Ippen Award of IAHR
  • Honorary Member of IAHR
  • Lifetime Achievement award of Indian Society of Hydraulics
  • CBIP Golden Jubilee award

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated I: Civil Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 1988

Year of Birth: 1942