B. Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi, 2001, Civil Engineering
M.S.C.E., Purdue University, 2008, Civil Engineering
Ph.D., Purdue University, 2011, Civil Engineering
Expertise: Kumar’s expertise include land use change and climate interactions, and their feedback on natural resources and climate extremes.
Teaching Responsibilities: Introduction to Environmental Informatics and Environmental Modeling
Research Interests: Land-Atmosphere interactions, land use change and climate feedback, soil moisture predictability from season to decade, natural resources availability, climate variability and change, big data applications in natural resources.