Scholars from German universities and research institutions come to IGCS within the framework of the IGCS-DST-projects, for study purposes or specialized joint project work in all areas of sustainability related to water, waste, energy or land-use and urban development. Indian scholars join for long-term stays as postdocs or short-term stays at the German institutions involved in IGCS activites.
Dr. Avilash Roul
Avilash Roul, Principal Scientist at IGCS (IIT Madras), is visiting Geography Department of University of Freiburg as a guest scientist under IGCS-Fellowship. During his short research visit, Dr Roul would like to analyse ‘Urban and peri-urban Forestry in India’ with Prof Tim Freytag, Dr Kirsten Hackenbroch and experts at IESSG at University of Freiburg. The research visit would like to delve into understanding of the academic discourse on urban forestry governance in Germany especially in Freiburg’s black forest. The aim of this research would like to contribute in formulating national policy or strategy on urban forestry in India especially in planning of smart cities.
Dr. Judith Bopp
Judith Bopp is visiting IIT Madras as a postdoc within the IGCS project of Prof S. Chella Rajan. She will stay from April – December 2017. More information soon …
Paul Böhm, Master Student of RWTH Aachen University is mentored by Prof Indumathi Nambi, Civil Engg. at IIT Madras. More information soon…
Daniel Jonas, Master Student of RWTH Aachen University is mentored by Prof Indumathi Nambi, Civil Engg. at IIT Madras. More information soon…