Dr. Prabhat Kumar

Former CMD BHAVINI, Currently Site Construction Deputy Director,, ITER, FRANCE

Areas of Interest:

Safety, Quality assurance, Project Management, Nuclear Engineering.


Safety, Quality assurance, Mega Project Management, Nuclear Engineering

Consultancy Areas:


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, Law Enforcement Agencies, Consultancy Firms, Private Agencies

Major Professional Contributions:

He launched India's second stage of nuclear power generation programme in commercial mode by starting construction of Proto Type Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR) which is of national and international recognition. Technological attainments in advance technology Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR) was constructed under his leadership are numerous. Nuclear Island Connected Building of PFBR has bagged the 'Best Structure in Tamil Nadu in 2010' award from Indian Concrete Institute. The PFBR are equipments are gigantic and required critical control on safety and quality. He headed project Control office at International Thermo Nuclear Facility (ITER), FRANCE and is currently responsible for construction of prestigious ITER in capacity of Site Construction Deputy Director.

Professional Experience:

  • Head Robotics and In Service Inspection, NPCIL
  • Associate Director (R&D), NPCIL
  • Director Project Control, ITER
  • Site Construction Dy Director, ITER, FRANCE


Technological attainments, Construction, Safety and Quality, Leadership.

Contact Information


ITER, Saint Paul Less Durance,
Mobile: +33 609781083

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  • PhD, Mega Projects Management,2010, Sathyabama University
  • BSc Engg, Mechanical, 1973, Aligarh Muslim University Equivalent to PG, Nuclear engineering, 1975, BARC Training School.

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Indian Nuclear Society Excellence Award, 2009 and Lifetime member of the Society.
  • DRG Achar Memorial Lecture award from Indian Welding Institute (IWI) and VS Jain Memorial lecture award from Indian Society for Non Destructive Testing (ISNT)
  • Vice Chairman, National Governing Council and Life time Member of Indian Society for Non Destructive Testing.
  • Chairman of Company Training and Certification Board, Governing Council and Life Time Member of the Indian Institute of Welding.
  • Governor of World Association of Nuclear –Operators ( WANO), Tokyo Centre.

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated IX: Energy Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2014

Year of Birth: 1950