Professor Prabhata K. Swamee

Honorary Professor Emeritus, Northcap Univ., Gurgaon 122017

Areas of Interest:

Modeling and Simulation, Statistical Analysis, Optimization.


Water Resources Engineering, Environmental Engineering

Consultancy Areas:

Design of water distribution networks, sewerage networks and canals.


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, R&D Organizations, Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

The contributions pertain to
(1)explicit equations for pipe flow and open channel flow resistance, consolidation coefficient, and drag coefficient for spherical particles.
(2)Formation of water Water quality index and air pollution index.
(3) a substitute for the log-normal whose integral can be expressed in terms of elementary functions function that closely approximates the lognormal distribution. .

Professional Experience:

  • Univ. of Roorkee, Roorkee Reader 1973 1985

  • Univ. of Roorkee, Roorkee Professor 1985 2001

  • IIT Roorkee Emeritus Fellow 2002 2008

  • NIT Jalandhar Professor 2008 2010

  • IIT Kanpur Visiting Faculty 2012 2013


water supply, canal design, sewerage system design, modeling and simulation, statitcal distributions.


Contact Information


N 179 (Second Floor); South City 1, Gurgaon 122002.

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  • B.E.(Civil) Univ. of Roorkee, (Now IIT Roorkee) Roorkee 1962

  • M.E.(Hydraul. Eng.) Univ. of Roorkee (Now IIT Roorkee), Roorkee 1966

  • Ph.D.(Civil Eng.) Univ. of Roorkee (Now IIT Roorkee), Roorkee 1974

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Fellow of National Academy of Engineers

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To : Section I: Civil Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2008

Year of Birth: 1940