Himanshu   Poptani

Department Architecture
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification B.Arch (Nagpur University), M.Arch (IIT Roorkee), Professional Certificate in Environmental Planning & Management (CEPT, Ahmedabad)
E-Mail hpoptani.arch@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 9827111151
Areas of Interest

Urban Design, Sustainable Settlements, Climatology, Energy Efficient Architecture, Solar Passive Architecture, Environmental Planning & Management


International Journals:

1. Research Paper Publication entitled:

"Summer Passive Cooling Potential of An Extensive Green Roof in Indian Composite Climate: A Simulation Study", in International Journal of Engineering Sciences & Research Technology (IJESRT), Vol. 7 Issue 6 (June - 2018), pp 360-370, ISSN: 2277-9655, https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2667913, Himanshu Poptani co-authored with Dr. Abir Bandyopadhyay


International Conferences:

1. Presented a research paper entitled:

“Improper Solid Waste Management Increasing Material Consumption in Buildings: A Case of any Indian Society “at Young Researchers in Sustainable Building (YRSB) forum, held on 25th June 2013 at Czech Technical University (CTU) in Prague, Czech Republic. ISBN 978-80-247-5016-3 (Printed edition) ISBN 978-80-247-5019-4 (Electronic edition)

2. Presented a research paper entitled:

"Extensive Green Roofs: Potential for Thermal and Energy benefits in buildings in central India" in 30th International PLEA Conference (Passive and Low Energy Architecture) 2014, 16-18 December 2014, CEPT University, Ahmedabad. ISBN: 978-93-83184-02-6, ISBN (E-Book, Proceedings): 978-93-83184-03-3, Himanshu Poptani co-authored with Dr. Abir Bandyopadhyay

3. Presented a research paper entitled:

“Opportunities towards a sustainable future: The case of an Indian City” in the International Conference “Constructing an Urban Future: the sustainability and resilience of cities-Infrastructures, communities and architectures”, March 18-19, 2018 – Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi, UAE, organized by Abu Dhabi University and AMPS

Other Info.

Registration/ Membership with professional / Academic organizations:

  1. Registered Architect (for life) with Council of Architecture (CoA), New Delhi, India
  2. Fellow Life Member: Indian Institute of Architects (IIA), Mumbai, India
  3. Fellow, Life Member: Institution of Valuers (IOV), New Delhi, India
  4. Associate Life Member: Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID), Mumbai, India
  5. Life Member: Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH)
  6. Life Member: Indian Building Congress (IBC), New Delhi, India
  7. Life Member: Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)
  8. Member: Society of Building Science Educators (SBSE), State of Idaho, United States
  9. Life Member: Indian Concrete Institute (ICI)
  10. Permanent Individual Membership, Pre Engineered Structures Society of India (PSI)
  11. Member, International Building Performance Simulation Association – India (IBPSA-India)
  12. Life Member: Indian Meteorological Society (IMS)