NameSyed Ibrahim Sohel
Date of Birth01.08.1987 /
Present DesignationScientist
DivisionEnvironmental Science & Technology / Clay Product

Educational Attainments

Degree / DiplomaMain SubjectUniversity/Institution with DistinctionCountryYear of Passing
B.E.Civil EngineeringOsmania UniversityIndia2008
M.Tech.Environmental Engineering and ManagementIndian Institute of Technology, DelhiIndia2010


a) Main Area of SpecializationEnvironmental Engineering and Management
b) Sub-area of SpecializationIndoor and Outdoor Air quality monitoring and modeling, Building Ventilation studies and EIA

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

Country visitedPurposeFromTo
United KingdomCollaborative M. Tech ProjectJan ‘10Feb ‘10
Publications and Patents
  • Current Publications (2009 onwards):
  1. Namdeo, A., Sohel, I., Cairns, J., Bell, M., Khare, M. and Nagendra, S. (2010) Performance evaluation of air quality dispersion models/codes – a case study in Delhi. 10th Urban environment Symposium, Gothenburg.
  2. S. I. Sohel & A. K. Minocha (2013), Importance of Ventilation in achieving Energy Efficiency and Optimum Indoor Air Quality in Buildings, AME2B.
  • Publications previous to 2009: NIL
  • Tech. Reports: NIL
  • Scientific Books / Book Chapters:
  • Namdeo, A., Sohel, I., Cairns, J., Bell, M., Khare, M. and Nagendra, S. (2012) Performance evaluation of air quality dispersion models in Delhi, India.  In: Rauch, S. and Morrison, G.M. (Eds.), Urban Environment. Alliance for Global Sustainability, Book series Volume 19, p121-132. Springer. ISBN
  • Articles: NIL
  • 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
Gold MedalDeccan College of Engineering and TechnologyFirst in Class in B. E.2008
University 6th rankOsmania UniversityB. E.2008
MHRD scholarshipMHRDM.Tech2008 - 2010
Professional Experience:
Presently, working as a Scientist in EST-CP Group of CSIR-CBRI since 2010. Areas of interest are Indoor Air Quality, Building Ventilation Strategies, EIA and Solid waste management.
Any other:
Delivered an invited lecture at IIT Delhi on Performance of AERMOD in Modeling air pollution from Indian Roads, in a two-day workshop on ‘Transport, Land use and Technology intervention for Urban Air quality Management’.