Dr. Sarbjit Singh
Associate Professor

Designation:

Associate Professor

Specialization:

Irrigation & Hydraulics

Email:

sarbjit@thapar.edu

Contact No.

+91-9417-092-433

Biography

Sarbjit Singh is Associate Professor in Water Resources section of Department of Civil Engineering, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. Sarbjit joined Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology in 1993 as a lecturer. Sarbjit completed his Masters from PEC University of Technology (formerly Panjab Engineering College), Chandigarh in Irrigation and Hydraulic Engineering and Ph. D. from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology. Sarbjit has industry experience of 3 years. At Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Sarbjit has been involved in a number of administrative works at the institute and the Department levels.

Research Interests

  • Water Resources engineering
  • Dispersion of pollutants in streams

Membership of Professional Bodies and Associations

  • Life member [Indian Society for Hydraulics (LM 376)]
  • Life member [Indian Society for Technical Education (LM23805)]
  • Fellow [Indian Association of Hydrologists (FM 336)]
  • Fellow [Indian Water Resources Society (F-2016-1397)]

Publications

  • S. Singh and Z. Ahmad (2015), “Vertical mixing of pollutant with unsteady transverse line source”, “HYDRO-2015, 20th International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering”, December 17-19, 2015, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee.
  • S. Singh, Ahmad, Z, and Kothyari, U. C., (2009). Two-dimensional mixing in open channels with transverse line slug source. International Association for Hydraulic Research (IAHR), Journal of hydraulic research, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp 90-99.
  • S. Singh, Ahmad, Z, and Kothyari, U.C., (2010). Mixing coefficients for longitudinal and vertical mixing in near field of a surface pollutant discharge, IAHR, International Journal of hydraulic research, Vol. 48, No. 1, pp 91-99.
  • S. Singh (2006). Prediction of travel time and mixing of pollutants in streams, National Conference “Technology for Disaster Mitigation (TDM- 2006), Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur- 177005, September 29-30, pp. 327-335.
  • S. Singh, Z. Ahmad and U. C. Kothyari (2006), “Numerical modeling of vertical mixing of pollutants with unsteady transverse line source”, International Conference on Rivers and Civilization: La Crosse, Wisconsin USA, June 25-28, 2006.
  • S. Singh (2005). Solute Transport in Streams, National Conference “HYDRO-2005, with special reference to TSUNMI”, Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur, December 8-9, pp. 763-774.
  • Ahmad, Z. and Singh, S., (2001). End-depth-discharge relationship for free overfall in trapezoidal channels”, Conference on ‘Hydraulic Structures’ held at Bharati Vidhyapeeth University, Pune, July 6-7, pp. 72 – 76.
  • Ahmad, Z. and Singh, S., (1998). New numerical scheme for computation of 1-D advection equation”, Proceedings of IX National Symposium on Hydrology, November 26-27, Amritsar, INDIA, pp. 402-410.
  • S. Singh, and Dhillon, G. S (1994). “Dynamic Mode of Regulation of Canal Systems: Computer’s Use Can Facilitate Adoption”, National Seminar on Computer Application in Civil Engineering, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. (1994).

Courses Taught at UT and PG Levels

  • Fluid Mechanics (Thermo-Fluids), Hydraulic Engineering, Hydrology and Groundwater, Irrigation Engineering, Water Resources Planning and Management, Engineering Graphics, Solid Mechanics, Construction Planning and Management, Building Materials, Dams and Spillways.

Books Authored

  • Experiments in Hydraulic Engg. by Sarbjit Singh, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2012
  • Experiments in Fluid Mechanics by Sarbjit Singh, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2009
  • Hydraulic Engineering by Sarbjit Singh, DDE, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, 2008
  • Irrigation Engineering by Sarbjit Singh, DDE, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, 2008
  • Hydrology and Ground Water by Sarbjit Singh, DDE, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, 2007
  • Fluid Mechanics by Sarbjit Singh, DDE, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, 2007
  • Stream Flow Measurement by Sarbjit Singh, Continuing Education Programme, New Delhi, 1997