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Dr Amanjeet Kaur

Assistant Professor

Amanjeet Kaur General Information Name : Ar. Amanjeet Kaur Designation : Assistant Professor Department : Architecture Qualification : B.Arch., M. Arch., Ph.D.

Name : Dr Amanjeet Kaur
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Architecture
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : -
Email ID : amanjeet@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : Dr Amanjeet Kaur
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Architecture
Qualification : Ph.D.
Date of Birth :
Date of joining : 30/01/2006

Contact Details

Phone : -
Email ID : amanjeet@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Heritage,conservation, built environment, vernacular houses, hill architecture

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B.Architecture 2000 Panjab Technical University, Jalandhar
M.Architecture(General) 2012 Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (UK)
Ph.D. 2020 Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (UK)

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Gold Medal NPTEL course on “Culturally Responsive Built Environments NPTEL 2018
2 Sustainable Teacher Commendation contribution and pursuance in the field of Sustainable Architecture A3 Foundation 2007

Research Experience



Research Interests : Heritage, Conservation, Culturally Responsive Environments and Hill Architecture
Brief Research Statement :

Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2008 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor Nestling in the Hills XXXVI Housing Congress Held at Kolkatta organized by IIT, Kharagpur -
2008 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor Vernacular Building Materials of Himachal Pradesh XXXVI Housing Congress Held at Kolkatta organized by IIT, Kharagpur -
2010 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor Creating Sustainable Environs: Lahaul Spiti Experience International Conference on Urbanism & Green Architecture organized by Department of Architecture, NIT Hamirpur & Chandigarh Punjab Chapter of Indian Institute of Architects held at Hamirpur -
2002 Minakshi Jain, I.P. Singh, Amanjeet Kaur Architectural Design Criterion for the Disabled National Conference on Role of the Vocational and Technical Institutions in context to disabled persons at SLIET, Longowal -
2004 Amanjeet Kaur, Navneet Kaur Computer and Architecture-Shaping the Techno Society VII ISTE Karnataka State Convention held in Dr. AIT, Banglore -
2006 Amanjeet Kaur, Anu Singh Disaster Mitigation-Indian Scenario National Conference on “Technology for Disaster Mitigation, TDM –2006” organized by Deptt. of Civil Engg., NIT Hamirpur -
2007 Amanjeet Kaur Sustainability in Building Industry National Conference on Technological Advances & Emerging Societal Implications-2007 held in NIT, Rourkela -
2007 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor Quality Management in Technical Education ISTE Section Annual Convention (SAC- 2007) held in NIT, Hamirpur -
2008 Amanjeet Kaur Project Management with System Design Approach National Conference on Infrastructure Development in Civil Engineering(IDCE-08) organized by Department of Civil Engineering NIT Hamirpur -
2008 Amanjeet Kaur Computer and Architecture-Shaping the Techno Society National Conference on Infrastructure Development in Civil Engineering(IDCE-08) organized by Department of Civil Engineering NIT Hamirpur -
2009 Amanjeet Kaur Energy Savings Through Lighting Controls National Conference on “Technological Advances and Computational Techniques in Electrical Engineering(TACT-1009)” organized by Department of Electrical Engineering NIT Hamirpur -
2009 Amanjeet Kaur Need for Energy Efficiency in Building Industry “Innovation Without Limits” National Conference organized by Department of Civil Engg. NIT Hamirpur -
2009 Amanjeet Kaur Modern Construction Practices “Innovation Without Limits” National Conference organized by Department of Civil Engg. NIT Hamirpur -
2018 Amanjeet Kaur, Prof Pushplata Garg Understanding Manifestation of socio-cultural aspects in traditional houses for design of future houses Proceedings of 3rd International conference NICHE, Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar -
2019 Amanjeet Kaur, Prof Pushplata Climate or Socio-cultural aspects: Guiding elements in traditional house forms 53rd ASA Conference at IIT Roorkee -

Research Projects



Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date
Intern Research Comparison of Housing Typologies in terms of Energy Consumption VSF, Ahmedabad 01/06/2011 15/07/2011 - Completed - - 01/06/2011
Co-Investigator Research Pragpur – An Interpretation of Traditional Building Skills Research Cell, Chandigarh College of Architecture 15/12/2012 30/06/2013 20,000 Completed Anu Singh - 15/12/2012
Principal Investigator Heritage Conservation Documentation of Kasauni under Gandhi Heritage Sites Gandhi Heritage Sites Mission 07/04/2015 23/04/2016 1,00,000 Completed - - 07/04/2015

Research Supervision



Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Suprivisor(s)
Ph.D Shashi Kant - Completed 2015 -
Ph.D Abhishek Kawale Exploring Sustainable Housing in Rural Maharastra Ongoing 2020 -

Patents



Title Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Teaching Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To Total Experience
Assistant Professor Department of Architecture, NIT Hamirpur (H.P.) 30/01/2006 18/07/2020 14 years 6 months
Lecturer College of Architecture, IET Bhaddal (Punjab) 14/06/2004 27/01/2006 1 year 7 months
Lecturer (Contract) Department of Architecture, NIT Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/08/2002 31/05/2004 1 year 10 months
Architect Vivek Consultants, Chandigarh 01/10/2001 31/05/2002 8 months
Architect Kalpakriti Consultants 01/08/2000 31/08/2001 1 year 1 month

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To
Member Campus Development Committee NIT, Hamirpur 01/06/2007 30/06/2010
Member Industry Institute Interaction NIT, Hamirpur 01/06/2007
Co-cordinator SPIC MACAY NIT, Hamirpur 07/09/2012
Assistant Warden Parvati Girls Hostel NIT, Hamirpur 01/01/2008
Assistant Warden Ambika Girls Hostel NIT, Hamirpur 01/07/2013

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event
Principles of Interior Design Department of Architecture NIT, Hamirpur 2006 Community Development Workshop titled “Developing Entrepreneurship & capacity building”
Impact of ICTs on Urban Environment Department of Architecture NIT, Hamirpur 2008 -
ICTs for Smart Homes CSED NIT, Hamirpur 2008 50th Community Development programme on ICT Infrastructure
Use of Mud In 21st Century Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2008 Community Development programme on “Cost Effective Building Construction Techniques”
Mud Architecture Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Design & Planning Considerations for Hill Areas”
Elements of Design Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Rendering Skills in Architecture”
Color Theory Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Rendering Skills in Architecture”
Important Architects & their Works Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Rendering Skills in Architecture”
Use of Mud in Rural Areas Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2010 Community Development programme on “New Construction Techniques for Rural Areas”
Smart Home Technologies National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 2010 AICTE sponsored Training Programme for Technical Teachers

Consultancy



Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure



Sr.No. Title Description
1 University College London, London Interaction with students of Urban Design
2 Said Business School, Oxford Interaction with students and study of management institute
3 Nuffield College, Oxford Study
4 Christ Church, Oxford Understanding the Adaptive reuse of heritage buildings
5 Primary School, Dartford Understanding responsive and barrier free environments for small children
6 Dubai and Abu Dhabi Study of Iconic buildings and desert architecture
7 Stone Henge, Salisbury Study of oldest built monument
8 Heritage Site, Edinburgh Understanding Adaptive reuse options for abandoned Industrial properties
9 Paul Oliver Library, Oxford Brookes University Referring material on climate responsive built environments

Conferences/Courses Organized



Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
workshop Community Development Programme Rendering Skills in Architecture Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 17/12/2009 21/12/2009 Cordinator
workshop Community Development Programme New Construction Techniques for Rural Areas Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 30/04/2010 04/05/2010 Cordinator
workshop Continuing Education Architectural Journalism & Photography Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 14/05/2010 15/05/2010 Cordinator
fdp AICTE sponsored One Week Summer School for Technical Teachers Intelligent Environment National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 15/07/2010 19/07/2010 Co-cordinator
workshop CDP Graphic Presentation & Soft Skills Development for Prayas Students Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 14/07/2010 20/07/2010 Cordinator

Profile Summary

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Name : Dr Amanjeet Kaur
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Architecture
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : -
Email ID : amanjeet@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/ms-amanjeet-kaur66
Date of Birth :
Date of Joining : 30/01/2006

Specialization

Heritage,conservation, built environment, vernacular houses, hill architecture

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B.Architecture 2000 Panjab Technical University, Jalandhar
M.Architecture(General) 2012 Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (UK)
Ph.D. 2020 Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (UK)

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Assistant Professor Department of Architecture, NIT Hamirpur (H.P.) 30/01/2006 18/07/2020 14 years 6 months
Lecturer College of Architecture, IET Bhaddal (Punjab) 14/06/2004 27/01/2006 1 year 7 months
Lecturer (Contract) Department of Architecture, NIT Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/08/2002 31/05/2004 1 year 10 months
Architect Vivek Consultants, Chandigarh 01/10/2001 31/05/2002 8 months
Architect Kalpakriti Consultants 01/08/2000 31/08/2001 1 year 1 month

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To
Member Campus Development Committee NIT, Hamirpur 01/06/2007 30/06/2010
Member Industry Institute Interaction NIT, Hamirpur 01/06/2007
Co-cordinator SPIC MACAY NIT, Hamirpur 07/09/2012
Assistant Warden Parvati Girls Hostel NIT, Hamirpur 01/01/2008
Assistant Warden Ambika Girls Hostel NIT, Hamirpur 01/07/2013

Research Experience

Research Interests : Heritage, Conservation, Culturally Responsive Environments and Hill Architecture
Brief Research Statement :

Research Projects


Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction OrderSanction Date
Intern Research Comparison of Housing Typologies in terms of Energy Consumption VSF, Ahmedabad 01/06/2011 15/07/2011 - Completed - - 01/06/2011
Co-Investigator Research Pragpur – An Interpretation of Traditional Building Skills Research Cell, Chandigarh College of Architecture 15/12/2012 30/06/2013 20,000 Completed Anu Singh - 15/12/2012
Principal Investigator Heritage Conservation Documentation of Kasauni under Gandhi Heritage Sites Gandhi Heritage Sites Mission 07/04/2015 23/04/2016 1,00,000 Completed - - 07/04/2015

Journal Publications


Year Author(s) Journal Name Title & Vol. No. Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
2008 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor XXXVI Housing Congress Held at Kolkatta organized by IIT, Kharagpur Nestling in the Hills -
2008 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor XXXVI Housing Congress Held at Kolkatta organized by IIT, Kharagpur Vernacular Building Materials of Himachal Pradesh -
2010 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor International Conference on Urbanism & Green Architecture organized by Department of Architecture, NIT Hamirpur & Chandigarh Punjab Chapter of Indian Institute of Architects held at Hamirpur Creating Sustainable Environs: Lahaul Spiti Experience -
2002 Minakshi Jain, I.P. Singh, Amanjeet Kaur National Conference on Role of the Vocational and Technical Institutions in context to disabled persons at SLIET, Longowal Architectural Design Criterion for the Disabled -
2004 Amanjeet Kaur, Navneet Kaur VII ISTE Karnataka State Convention held in Dr. AIT, Banglore Computer and Architecture-Shaping the Techno Society -
2006 Amanjeet Kaur, Anu Singh National Conference on “Technology for Disaster Mitigation, TDM –2006” organized by Deptt. of Civil Engg., NIT Hamirpur Disaster Mitigation-Indian Scenario -
2007 Amanjeet Kaur National Conference on Technological Advances & Emerging Societal Implications-2007 held in NIT, Rourkela Sustainability in Building Industry -
2007 Amanjeet Kaur & Neetu Kapoor ISTE Section Annual Convention (SAC- 2007) held in NIT, Hamirpur Quality Management in Technical Education -
2008 Amanjeet Kaur National Conference on Infrastructure Development in Civil Engineering(IDCE-08) organized by Department of Civil Engineering NIT Hamirpur Project Management with System Design Approach -
2008 Amanjeet Kaur National Conference on Infrastructure Development in Civil Engineering(IDCE-08) organized by Department of Civil Engineering NIT Hamirpur Computer and Architecture-Shaping the Techno Society -
2009 Amanjeet Kaur National Conference on “Technological Advances and Computational Techniques in Electrical Engineering(TACT-1009)” organized by Department of Electrical Engineering NIT Hamirpur Energy Savings Through Lighting Controls -
2009 Amanjeet Kaur “Innovation Without Limits” National Conference organized by Department of Civil Engg. NIT Hamirpur Need for Energy Efficiency in Building Industry -
2009 Amanjeet Kaur “Innovation Without Limits” National Conference organized by Department of Civil Engg. NIT Hamirpur Modern Construction Practices -
2018 Amanjeet Kaur, Prof Pushplata Garg Proceedings of 3rd International conference NICHE, Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar Understanding Manifestation of socio-cultural aspects in traditional houses for design of future houses -
2019 Amanjeet Kaur, Prof Pushplata 53rd ASA Conference at IIT Roorkee Climate or Socio-cultural aspects: Guiding elements in traditional house forms -

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)
mtech Shashi Kant - Completed 2015 -
mtech Abhishek Kawale Exploring Sustainable Housing in Rural Maharastra Ongoing 2020 -

Patents


Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
workshop Community Development Programme Rendering Skills in Architecture Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 17/12/2009 21/12/2009 Cordinator
workshop Community Development Programme New Construction Techniques for Rural Areas Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 30/04/2010 04/05/2010 Cordinator
workshop Continuing Education Architectural Journalism & Photography Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 14/05/2010 15/05/2010 Cordinator
fdp AICTE sponsored One Week Summer School for Technical Teachers Intelligent Environment National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 15/07/2010 19/07/2010 Co-cordinator
workshop CDP Graphic Presentation & Soft Skills Development for Prayas Students Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 14/07/2010 20/07/2010 Cordinator

Expert Talks


Title Place Year Description of Event
Principles of Interior Design Department of Architecture NIT, Hamirpur 2006 Community Development Workshop titled “Developing Entrepreneurship & capacity building”
Impact of ICTs on Urban Environment Department of Architecture NIT, Hamirpur 2008 -
ICTs for Smart Homes CSED NIT, Hamirpur 2008 50th Community Development programme on ICT Infrastructure
Use of Mud In 21st Century Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2008 Community Development programme on “Cost Effective Building Construction Techniques”
Mud Architecture Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Design & Planning Considerations for Hill Areas”
Elements of Design Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Rendering Skills in Architecture”
Color Theory Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Rendering Skills in Architecture”
Important Architects & their Works Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2009 Community Development programme on “Rendering Skills in Architecture”
Use of Mud in Rural Areas Architecture Department NIT, Hamirpur 2010 Community Development programme on “New Construction Techniques for Rural Areas”
Smart Home Technologies National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 2010 AICTE sponsored Training Programme for Technical Teachers

Consultancy


Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure


Sr.No. Title Description
1 University College London, London Interaction with students of Urban Design
2 Said Business School, Oxford Interaction with students and study of management institute
3 Nuffield College, Oxford Study
4 Christ Church, Oxford Understanding the Adaptive reuse of heritage buildings
5 Primary School, Dartford Understanding responsive and barrier free environments for small children
6 Dubai and Abu Dhabi Study of Iconic buildings and desert architecture
7 Stone Henge, Salisbury Study of oldest built monument
8 Heritage Site, Edinburgh Understanding Adaptive reuse options for abandoned Industrial properties
9 Paul Oliver Library, Oxford Brookes University Referring material on climate responsive built environments

Honors & Recognitions Achieved


Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Gold Medal NPTEL course on “Culturally Responsive Built Environments NPTEL 2018
2 Sustainable Teacher Commendation contribution and pursuance in the field of Sustainable Architecture A3 Foundation 2007