Coordinator

Joy Sen

Coordinator, Office of Concept of Complete Religion (O-CCR), IIT Kharagpur
Professor, Department of Architecture and Regional Planning, IIT Kharagpur, INDIA
Professor and Joint Faculty, Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur, INDIA
Principal Investigator, (SandHI Phase I (2013 – 19), The Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur, and Phase II projects

Email: joysen@arp.iitkgp.ac.in & joysen610@gmail.com
Cell: +91-9830471984

Associate Coordinators

  • Richa Kandpal

    Bachelor of Architecture (Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur); Master of City Planning (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India); DAAD- IIT Master Sandwich Scholarship semester at University of Stuttgart, Germany; Ph.D in Global Environmental Studies (Kyoto University, Japan) Research Associate (Laboratory of Regional Planning, Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, Japan).

    Email: richakandpal@yahoo.co.in

    Cell: +81-70-4072-2986
  • Shivangi Singh Parmar

    B.Arch (School of Planning and Architecture Bhopal); Master of City Planning (Architecture and Regional Planning, IIT Kharagpur); PG Diploma in Local Economic Development (IHS, Erasmus University Rotterdam); Ph.D.(ongoing) (Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur)

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    Email: shivangisp9@gmail.com & shivangisp@iitkgp.ac.in

    Cell: +91-9933995082
  • Tanima Bhattacharya

    Senior Research Fellow (Doctoral, NET-JRF awardee by University Grant Commission, Government of India) Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, Indian Institute of Technology, India

    B.F.A (Hons.) (First) Department of History of Art, Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata, India;

    First-class First, M.F.A, Department of  History of Art, Kalabhabana, Visva Bharati University, India

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    Email: tanimabhattacharya@iitkgp.ac.in &
     tani.bhattacharya1@gmail.com 

    Cell: +91-9874771212/ +91-8231070115
  • Mouli Majumdar

    Research Scholar at Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur, B. Arch (IIEST, Shibpur), Masters in City Planning (IIT Kharagpur)

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    Email: moulimajumdar@gmail.com

    Cell: +91-9432366865
  • Prerna Mandal

    Research Scholar, Department of Architecture and Regional Planning, IIT Kharagpur, INDIA

    B. Plan (Planning) Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal; M. Tech. (Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur); Assistant Professor (Department of Architecture and Planning, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal);

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    Email: prerna56@iitkgp.ac.in & prerna4sw@gmail.com

    Cell:+91-7365886536
  • Shreyas Bharule

    Bachelors of Architecture (Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai, India); Masters in City Planning (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India); Ph.D. in Urban Engineering (Department of Urban Engineering, University of Tokyo, Japan)

    Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Vishwa Karma LLC, Japan; Founder (CEO), Vastutas LLC & Partner & Representative, India-Japan Partnership Group/Fund

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    Email: shreyas.bharule@gmail.com  

    Cell: +81-70-4412-7254
  • Arpan R. Paul

    Ph.D. (IIT Kharagpur); M.Planning (CEPT University, Ahmedabad); M.Sc (Presidency University, Kolkata); B.Sc (University of Calcutta, Kolkata)

    Research Assistant (SRIC), Department of Architecture and Regional Planning, IIT Kharagpur,  INDIA 

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur) & Consultancy Projects (post-SandHI initiatives)

    Email: arpan.paul@iitkgp.ac.in & arpan.planner@gmail.com 

    Cell: +91 7548925515
  • Deepanjan Saha

    B.Arch. (Hons.), Jadavpur University; M.Tech.(City Planning), IIT Kharagpur (Institute Silver Medal); Ph.D. (ongoing), IIT Kharagpur

    DAAD Scholar at Technical University Darmstadt, Germany

    Assistant Professor Grade-II, Dept. of Planning and Architecture, NIT Rourkela

    Research Assistant, Science and Heritage Initiative of IIT Kharagpur (Phase-I);

    Former Assistant Director (Planning), Delhi Development Authority

    Email: saha.deepanjan@gmail.com

    Cell: +91-9433766601
  • Sunny Bansal

    B. Arch (NIT Bhopal); M. Tech. (Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur & DAAD Fellow, TU Darmstadt)

    Member Coordinator, Office of Concept of Complete Religion (O-CCR), IIT Kharagpur

    Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, VIT Vellore, INDIA

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    Ph.D. Scholar, Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur, INDIA

    Email: ar.sunnybansal@gmail.com  

    Cell: +91-9674704832
  • Vidhu Bansal (Pandey)

    Associate Coordinator, Office of Concept of Complete Religion (O-CCR), IIT Kharagpur

    Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, VIT Vellore

    Ph.D. Scholar (Department of Architecture and Regional Planning, IIT Kharagpur, India)   

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    M.U.R.P. (Urban and Rural Planning, IIT Roorkee, India)  and DAAD Fellow, TU Darmstadt, Germany; B.Arch (Gold Medalist, A.M.U. India)  

    Email: ar.vidhupandey@gmail.com 

    Cell: +91-9634348540
  • Tushar Kanti Saha

    Research Scholar at Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    M.Sc (SandHI, IIT Kharagpur); Master of Fine Arts (MFA); Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

    Email: artlabtsr@gmail.com

    Cell: +91-9734694641
  • Utsav Putatunda

    M.A (Sanskrit). B.ED

    Research Assistant at IIT Kharagpur

    Script-writer (Bengali) and Philology-expert (Sanskrit); Free-lance Musician and Actor

    Email: utsav.putatunda@gmail.com  

    Cell: +91-7001072776
  • Suparna Dasgupta

    Research Scholar at Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, IIT Kharagpur

    B. Arch (IIEST, Shibpur), Masters in City Planning (IIT Kharagpur)

    Research Assistant (SandHI Phase I, Science and Heritage Initiative, IIT Kharagpur)

    Currently Assistant Planner, KMDA, Government of West Bengal

    Email: suparnadasgupta0@gmail.com 

    Cell: +91-8348372726
  • Runa Sen Chatterjee

    Senior Research Associate at the Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.

    Research Associate (six years): project on Corporate Social Responsibility related to Creative Economy and senior HRD in Indian Heritage Cities.

    Ph.D. (2008), Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Kharagpur, in the area of Urban Economics. MA (First Class) and BA in Economics in preceding years. 

    Research projects on i) assessment of rural livelihood generation schemes, ii) remote village electrification program, iii) holistic wellbeing of elderly in old age homes of Varanasi, iv) philanthropy and corporate social responsibility in the state of Odisha and others in India.

    Email: runac73@gmail.com 

    Cell: +91-9733891727
Office of CCR is a Non Profitable organization. The team of Coordinator and Associate Coordinators are only engaged in academic activity based publication, outreach and dissemination events that are meant for the purpose of philosophical, technical, social and community knowledge dissemination only.

Collaborative Coordinators

  • Tirthankar Paul Managing Director, Cygnus Advertising (I) Pvt. Ltd.

    Graduate from Calcutta University. Early training with well-known Printing & Publishing house and communication consultancy, gaining invaluable experience on clients like IIT Kharagpur, IIMC, Hindustan Unilever, Earnst & Young.

    Leads his team from front. Catapulted a zero base company to Rs 5 crore turn over in a slow growth market of eastern India.

  • Supriya C Das Senior Advisor - Content

    Master Printer, Diploma in Graphic Arts & Printing Technology from Regional Institute of Printing Technology. Early training at The Statesman and JWT. Ex-Vice President, Contract Advertising, over 25 years with Ogilvy. Former Head of Office for eastern India, Bangladesh and Nepal, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide & Ogilvy Outreach Network.

  • Subharup Gupta Executive Creative Director

    In this era of specialization, Subha represents a rare breed of creative person whose deep knowledge of interior decoration to cinematography to architectural instalments often helps clients with start-up projects to easily comprehend the end results in its totality.

  • Dipak Roy Art Director

    Professional art director with 12+ years of experience. Solid success directing and implementing broad range of design projects, from conception to launch. Partner cross-functionally to build consensus and ensure projects meet all milestones, deadlines, and budget requirements. Innovative processes while ensuring compliance with corporate standards.

  • Asim Chanda IT Lead

    B.Sc (Hons.), Burdwan University, Post Graduate Diploma in Computing, NIIT, over 20 years experience in IT. A hard core ‘techie’ brings with him a unique experience of both reaching services and products through the new world of Digital medium. His constant endeavour to achieve the most desired ‘SEO’ has already earned him laurels from clients and colleagues.

  • Niladri Sekhar Gangopadhay Lead, Audio Visual & Films

    BA, Tripura University, Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Comm, Jadavpur University. Highly imaginative filmmaker with long-standing experience making a wide array of films for various Institute & Industries.

  • Ashitabha Bhattacharya Lead, Event & Exhibition

    He is an all-rounder. Master of ideation. He aims to deliver experiences that draw on your imagination and make your big dreams come to reality. His vast experience is the driving key to established success in every projects.

Commercial domain of the Collaborators includes Publication dissemination, Outreach activities for both National and International audiences.