NameNeeta Mittal
Date of Birth01.01.1958
Present DesignationPrincipal Scientist
DivisionEducation & Health Building

Educational Attainments

Degree / DiplomaMain SubjectUniversity/Institution with DistinctionCountryYear of Passing
B.Arch.ArchitectureUniversity of RoorkeeIndia1979
M.Arch.Building ScienceUniversity of RoorkeeIndia1983


a) Main Area of SpecializationPlanning & Design of Educational Buildings
b) Sub-area of SpecializationEnergy efficient Buildings, Barrier free Buildings for Handicapped

Countries visited in connection with higher studies, research training, employment and other scientific assignments:

Country visitedPurposeFromTo
Manila, PhillipinesTo attend a workshop on Barrier Free Environment19.10.9825.10.98
Publications and Patents
    • Current Publications (2009 onwards) : NIL
    • Publications previous to 2009:
    1. Neeta Mittal, G.Mehta, “Design Criteria in High Rise Residential  Buildings for Safety” , Journal of Indian  Building Congress, , Vol.15, page 192 May 2008
    2. Neeta Mittal, “Design Techniques for Efficient Green Buildings” Journal of Indian  Building Congress, Vol.13 No.3, page 61,Dec.2006
    3. Neeta Mittal, Energy Efficient Building Designs for Cold Climatic Regions, Journal of Indian Building CongressJ, Vol.11 No.1, page82, June 2004,
    4. Neeta Mittal, Information Technology – a Tool of Modern Building Design, Journal of Indian  Building Congress, Vol.10 No.3, page 123  NOV.,2003.
    5. Neeta Mittal, Energy conservation through Building Form and Landscaping, Institution of Engineers(I), Nov.1992
    6. Neeta Mittal, Energy Efficient Healthy Buildings in cold climatic region, CIB 1994, Conference Budapest Hungary.
    7. Neeta Mittal, Impact of Green spaces on Built Environment, Role of Women in Science- Society Interaction Proceeding of the vII All India Meeting of Women in Science, Sept. 5-7, 1996 organized by IWSA Roorkee
    8. Neeta Mittal, Accessible Built Environment –An Important Issue, National Conference on Cost Effective Technical Education & Training of the Handicapped, 22-24 Feb. 1997, University of Roorkee
    9. Neeta Mittal, Barrier Free Buildings & Environment for the Handicapped,South Asian Countries Conference on Challenges to Architects and Civil Engineering during Twenty First Century ,April 7- 9 ,1999 ,Kathmandu –Nepal.
    10. Neeta Mittal, Accessible Educational Buildings for the Physically    Handicapped, National Conference on Creating Convenient and Friendly Environment for Education and Training of the Handicapped in Technical institutions,
    11. Neeta Mittal, Myths Awareness & Preparedness,Co-author , All India Seminar on Lessons for Architects & Engineers from Recent Indian Earthquakes , January 6 –7 , 2000 , Organised by Institution of Engineers ( I ) , Roorkee
    12. Neeta Mittal, Planning of Safe  Environment for the Handicapped ,Third All India People’s Technology  Congress  Science  City Calcutta 9-11 Feb 2001,Organised by F O S E T – Forum of Scientists Engineers and Technologists.
    13. Neeta Mittal, Conservation of Ancient Monuments –An Important Issue,Conference on Strategy and Methedology for Conservation of Heritage Buildings and Monuments in India , organized by CBRI,     April  4-5th , 2002
    14. Neeta Mittal, “Creation of Accessible Built Environment for the Handicapped” in National Symposium on “Disability Studies in India: New Direction for future”, 5-7th July 2006 organized by  Society for Disability and Rehabilitation Studies
    15. Neeta Mittal, Barrier free built Environment for the Handicapped for inclusive education, National conference on Rehabilitation, Education & Vocational and Technical Training of the disabled 15- 16 Nov 07Chandigarh ,NOV2007
    16. Neeta Mittal M.Parida, Planning and Design of Urban Transpotation System for safe movement of PWDs, National Seminar on Universal Accessibility for Disabled persons, 15-16 Oct. 2004 organised by Central Institute of Road Transport at Pune
    17. Neeta Mittal ,Solar Passive Systems in Buildings for Hilly Regions, National conference in Architectural and Civil Engineering Practices, Institution of Engineers India,  Roorkee chapter,23-24 Nov.2007
    18. Neeta Mittal, Barrier free Education for the Disabled Women, National seminar  on Employments Rights of Women with Disabilities in India, 8-11th March 2007 organised by Society for Disability and Rehabilitation Studies
    19. Neeta Mittal, Safe Building Component  design through Modeling, Proceeding of CBRI Diamond Jubilee year Conference (CAM2TBST),Challenges and Applications of Mathematical Modeling Techniques in Building Science and Technology,7-8 February 2008
    • Tech. Reports:
    1. Report of Subgroup on Barrier free Environment & Social Awareness Sept 2006 11th five year plan in Disability area as Co-convener
    2. Building Design and Planning aspects for safety of children
    3. Development of Tourist Convenience Centers in Uttaranchal, 2006
    • Scientific Books / Book Chapters:
    1. Building Research Note ,BRN. 83- Design guidelines for Accessible Buildings for  the Physically Handicapped, CBRI, May 2003
    2. C.B.R.I. special publication on Building Detailing and Fixtures, Co-author,1983 “Your Own House- An Economical proposal”-Co-author, CBRI publication,1984
    3. Chapter in a book “Accessible Educational Buildings”, published by IIT Roorkee on Creating suitable Environment for the Disabled Accessible Educational Buildings  for the Physically Handicapped, 2003
    • Articles:
    1. India’s  Eminent Scientist Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar, CBRI Souvenier  Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar Indoor Tournament, Oct. 2001
    2. Energy Conservation in Buildings, Science and Technology Dissemination Lecture Series, 1992-95, IWSA Roorkee
    • Patents filed / granted: NIL
    • Processes Developed: NIL
    • Process Under Utilization: NIL

Awards and Distinctions (including fellowships of the learned societies):.

Name of AwardAwarded byAwarded forYear
National award “Mahila Protsahan Puruskar"Kendriya Sachivalaya Hindi ParishadTechnical and scientific paper in Hindi on Earth Sheltered Buildings1992
Professional Experience:
29 years of Research and Development experience  in the field of Architecture,  specially in Educational Buildings. Designed Navodaya Vidyalaya complexes. Formulated guide lines on Barrier free public buildings for the physically handicapped. Designed Wayside amenities for tourists in Uttarakhand
Any other:
  • Member for 11th five year plan in Disability area, Co –convenor for the subgroup on Barrier  free built Environment ,2006
  • Name included in the following:
    • American Biographical Institute Inc. nominated in Professional Women’s Advisory Board since 2000
    • Reference Asia-Asia’s who’s who of Men & Women of achievements (millennium edition) published by Rifacimento International, India
    • Asian/American Who’s who, published in India , Nov.2004