Sharma Mukesh

, Indian Institute of Technology
Profile / Bio: 

Dr. Mukesh Sharma, a Professor in Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India, is a fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering. He was a member of WHO advisory group on air pollution and UN Sustainable Development Goals. He obtained a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from University of Indore, master’s degree from IIT Kanpur and a Ph.D. from the University of Waterloo, Canada. He has been a visiting professor at the University of Guelph, Canada, and Kyoto University, Japan.

His areas of research: air quality monitoring, modelling and management, exposure assessment. He has published/presented over 140 papers in journals, book chapters and conferences. His significant contributions include adviser to WHO, International Council for Clean Transport, Clean Air Asia, UNEP and the World Bank and national agencies Central and State Pollution Control Boards, Ministry of Environment, and Department of Science and Technology, India.