Application of Geomatics , Construction Management
Dr Parul Patel joined Civil Engineering Department in August 1995 and currently working as Professor. She has obtained Bachelor degree in the year 1990 and Master degree in the year 2000 from Birla Vishvakarma Mahavidyalaya, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar. She has completed PhD degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay in 2009. She has about 29 years of experience in the area of Construction Technology & Management and Geomatics Applications. She has guided two MTech by Research (Geomatics) students. At present, she is guiding four PhD scholars. She has published more than 50 papers at national and international conferences and journals. She has completed two research projects funded by SAC-ISRO. One research project was supported by European Space Agency and SAC-ISRO. At present, she is Principle Investigator for five research projects worth Rs. 1 crore mostly funded by SAC-ISRO. Few consultancy works are on her credit. Her areas of research are applications of remote sensing, geographical information system and global positioning system. She is a member of many professional body like ISTE, GRSS IEEE, IGS, ISG, ISRS, GICEA, etc. She is working as a secretary for ISG and GRSS, IEEE Gujarat chapter and editorial member for magazine published by Indian Society of Remote Sensing.