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Dr. Tarun Verma
Assistant Professor
Department of Mining Engineering IIT BHU
Area of Interest: 
Mine Surveying, Remote Sensing and GIS, Mine legislation and Computer Applications in Mining, Environmental Management in Mines

For over 11 years I have been working in the field of Applications of Remote Sensing and GIS in the mining industry, Environmental Management in Mines, Slope Stability Analysis and  Applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics in mining.

Academic Qualifications:  
PhD (2016) - Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi.
M. Tech. (2005) - Mining Engineering with specialisation in Mine Environement from Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi.
Bachelor of Engineering (2003) - Mining Engineering from National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal.
Field Experience:
Graduate Engineer Trainee - (May 2006 - July 2006), Mecon Limited, Ranchi.
Graduate Management Trainee- (July 2006 - February 2007), Coal India Limited, Khottadih Underground Project, ECL.

Subjects Taught: 
Mine Surveying, Mine Development, Mining Machinery, Computer Application in Mining, Mine Economics, Mine Legislations, Geo-informatics, Planning & Design of Mine Ventilation System, Data Analytics. 

Teaching Experience: 11+ Years

  • Joined in IT-BHU as Lecturer in the Department of Mining Engineering in the year May 2007.

Official Address:  
Assistant Professor, Department of Mining Engineering, IIT (BHU), Varanasi-221005.
Phone: +91 7379996677

Broad Areas of Current Research:

  • Slope stability analysis
  • Air pollution modeling using CFD
  • Application of RADAR in slope stability monitoring
  • Remote Sensing applications in  managing Acid Mine Drainage
  • Application of GIS in Mine Planning