Dr. Pushpa Tuppad
Dr. Pushpa Tuppad, Associate Professor in the Dept. of Environmental Engg., received her Bachelor of Engineering (1997) in “Environmental Engineering” from Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering (SJCE), University of Mysore, M.Tech (2001) from Regional Engineering College, Surathkal (presently, NIT-K), Karnataka and Ph.D. (2006) from Kansas State University, Kansas, USA. She was a post-doctoral research associate at Backland Research and Extension Center, Texas AgriLife Research, Texas A&M System, Texas, USA and continued as Assistant Research Scientist until taking the current position. Her areas of specialization are hydrology, watershed management, applications of remote sensing and GIS in natural resources management, Environmental Impact Assessment.