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MTech Subhojit Kadia

Technische Universität München

Lehrstuhl für Hydraulic Engineering (Prof. Rüther)


Arcisstr. 21
80333 München


Current position: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Chair of Hydraulic Engineering, Technical University of Munich, Germany

Areas of interest: Experimental Hydraulics, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulation, Turbulence Modeling, Fluvial Hydraulics and Sediment Transport, Reservoir Sediment Management, Water Resources Development, and Hydropower Development


Ph.D. in Civil Engineering Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway

09.12.2020 - 24.05.2024

Research group: Hydraulic Engineering.

Thesis title: Secondary Currents, Turbulence Characteristics, and Bed Shear Stress Variations in Supercritical Narrow Channel Flows.

Supervisors: Dr. Elena Pummer, Prof. Nils R¨uther, and Prof. Leif Lia.


M.Tech. in Water Resources Development 14.07.2017 - 24.06.2019

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India CGPA: 10/10, Gold Medalist.

Dissertation title: Movement of Sediment over a Piano Key Weir. Supervisors: Prof. Zulfequar Ahmad and Prof. Surendra Kumar Mishra.

Bachelor of Civil Engineering

08.2008 - 06.2012

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

CGPA: 8.05/10, 75.01%, First Class with Honors


Research Assistant  (29.02.2024 - 24.05.2024)

Postdoctoral Research Associate

25.05.2024 -

Chair of Hydraulic Engineering, Technical University of Munich, Germany

• Setting-up the Large-eddy simulation (LES) of supercritical narrow channel flows.

• Investigating supercritical flow characteristics and sediment transport in straight and bend channels.

• Co-supervising Ph.D. candidate Sikandar Yosufzai investigating the scouring at piano key weirs.

• Organizing the 4th international workshop on sediment bypass tunnels

Assistant Engineer (Civil) 28.12.2013 - 24.11.2020

West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (A Govt. of West Bengal Enterprise), India [Note: pursuing M. Tech. at IIT Roorkee from 14.07.2017 to 24.06.2019]

• Estimation, tendering, supervision, and bill checking for different civil maintenance and minor construction works at the premises of 900 MW Purulia Pumped Storage Project, Purulia, India.

• Supervision, monitoring, and bill checking for the construction of pile foundation at the Solar Dome

Project at Eco Park, Kolkata, India.

• Contributing in the planning and hydraulic design checking of different components of the upcoming

1000 MW Turga Pumped Storage Project, Purulia, India.

Structural Engineer M.N.Dastur & Company (P) Limited (Dasturco), Kolkata, India

01.08.2012 - 26.12.2013

• Arranging, designing, and detailing different structural components of the Converter shop at 3.0 MTPA

integrated steel plant of NMDC Limited at Nagarnar, Chattisgarh, India.

• Design of stair supporting beam & trestle and pipe supporting structures (trestle, tower, and pipe

bridge) at KPO, TATA STEEL in Odisha, India.