Ph.D., University of Oxford, Oxford.
M.S. & D.I.C., Imperial College of Sci.,Tech., and Med., London.
M.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.
B.S., AMU, Aligarh.Professor Sharma serves as associate vice president for global strategies and international affairs. Previously, he served as Chairman of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Prior to this, he served on the faculty of Louisiana State University (LSU) and Iowa State University. At LSU, he was Roy Paul Daniels Distinguished Professor. He is internationally recognized for his research and serves on the editorial boards of several international journals. He received Telford Medal, top award, from the Institute of Civil Engineers in London. He has published numerous papers in international journals and conferences. He serves on national and international committees and delivered several keynote and invited lectures worldwide. Dr. Sharma's research program is focused on sustainable civil infrastructure. His other research interests include energy engineering; gas hydrates; sustainable sequestration; and bio-and nano-modification of materials. Dr. Sharma studied at the University of Oxford for his doctorate.
Research InterestsGeotechnical & Geoenvironmental Engineering
Sustainable Sequestration & Energy Engineering
Nano and Bio Modification of Materials
Teaching InterestsEnergy, Environment, and Sustainable Infrastructure
Service and OutreachEditorial Board Member on ASCE Geotechnical and Environmental Journal
Editorial Board Member on Geotechnique Journal
Professional SocietiesAmerican Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
International Soc. for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering
Network of Earthquake Engineering Simulation
Geo-Engineering Earthquake Reconnaissance Association
Indian Society for Rock Mechanics & Tunneling Technology