Bachelor of Engineering, Madras University, Chennai, India, 1990. MEng in Irrigation Water Management, Anna University, Chennai, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy in Water Resources Systems Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2000.
Associate lecturer Meenakshi Ammal Polytech., Tamilnadu, 1990—1992. Project associate Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1994—1995. Lecturer National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, 2000—2004, senior lecturer, 2004—2005, assistant professor, 2005, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, since 2005.
Consultant various agencies. Principal coordinator, advisor, organizing secretary, invited speaker conferences, seminars and workshops in field.
Fellow: Indian Society Hydraulics (life). Member: Indian Society Hydraulics, Indian Meteorological Society (life), Indian Water Works Association (life), Indian Society Geomatics (life), Indian Association Hydrologists (life), Institution Engineers India (life), Association Hydrologists India (life), Indian Society Remote Sensing (life), Institution Public Health Engineers (life), Indian Water Resources Society (life), Indian Society Technology Education (life), International Association Hydrol. Science (life).
Married K.B. Radha, February 9, 1998. Children: Shangmuga Priya, Kaaviyaa.