G.L. KARIA, M.E. (Environmental Engineering), formerly Professor of Civil Engineering at S.V. National Institute of Technology, Surat, was working as a Senior Technical Consultant with Sapient Techno Consultants, Surat. With about thirty years of teaching experience. Professor Karia was a Senior Research Fellow at National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur. He had a life membership of several professional bodies.
R.A. CHRISTIAN, Ph.D., is Professor and Head, Department of Civil Engineering, S.V. National Institute of Technology, Surat. He has about thirty-five years of teaching experience. Dr. Christian is associated with several professional bodies. He has worked at various administrative positions as Dean Planning and Development, Dean Student Welfare and Dean Faculty Welfare at S.V. National Institute of Technology.
NAMRATA D. JARIWALA, Ph. D., is Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, S. V. National Institute of Technology, Surat. She has about 23 years of teaching experience. She is actively involved in research and guiding students at Ph. D. level at the Institute. She is also involved in Environmental Audit of various industries in and around Surat, Gujarat.