Bachelor in Technology and Civil Engineering, Regional Engineering College, India, 1986. Master in Technology and Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, 1999.
Research assistant Central Soil and Materials Research Station Hauz-Khas, New Delhi, 1990—1993, assistant research officer, 1995—1997. Research officer Central Soil and Materials Research Station, Hauz-Khas, 1997—2003, senior research officer, since 2003. Project officer Non-Conventional Source of Energy, Lucknow, India, 1993—1995.
Member of ISMRTT, ICSMS, IGS (life).
Married Vijay Laxmi, May 17, 1984. Children: Arshita, Ayush.