Dr. M. Berlin

Assistant Professor

Dr. M. Berlin

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

NIT Arunachal Pradesh

 

Education:

Doctor of Philosophy (Graduation: 2015)
SpecializationEnvironmental and Water Resources Engineering
InstituteIndian Institute of Technology Madras
Master of Engineering (Graduation: 2007)
SpecializationHydrology and Water Resources Engineering
InstituteCollege of Engineering Guindy, Anna University
Bachelor of Engineering (Graduation: 2004)
SpecializationCivil Engineering
InstituteHindustan College of Engineering,Chennai, Madras University

 

Research Interest:

Flow and transport in porous media, Nitrate transport, Hydrocarbon Transport

 

PUBLICATIONS

Peer reviewed international journals

  1. Berlin M and Suresh Kumar G (2019). “Numerical Experiments on Fate and Transport of Benzene with Biological Clogging in Vadoze Zone”. Environmental Processes, 6, 841-858.
  2. Berlin M and Suresh Kumar G (2018). “Numerical modelling on sorption kinetics of nitrogen species in wastewater-applied agricultural field”. Applied Water Science, 8, 216.
  3. Berlin M and Suresh Kumar G (2018). “Modeling the Sensitivity of Hydrogeological Parameters Associated with Leaching of Uranium Transport in an Unsaturated Porous Medium”. Environmental Engineering Research, 24(4), 462-473. [Impact factor: 1.060]
  4. Berlin M, Vasudevan M, Mohanasundaram S, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2017). “Numerical Investigations on Feasibility of Surfactant Enhanced Remediation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon in an Unsaturated Subsurface System beneath an Onshore Surface Spill Site” International Journal of Environmental Technology and Management, 20(5-6), 321-346. [Impact factor: 0.33]
  5. Berlin M, Indumathi M Nambi, and Suresh Kumar G (2015). “Experimental and Numerical Investigation on Nitrogen Species Transport in Unsaturated Soil during Various Irrigation Patterns”. Sadhana, 40(8), 2429-2455. [Impact factor: 0.465]
  6. Berlin M,  Vasudevan  M,  Suresh  Kumar  G,  and  Indumathi  M  Nambi  (2015).“Numerical Modeling on Fate and Transport of Petroleum Hydrocarbons in an Unsaturated Sub-surface System for Varying Source Scenario”. Journal of Earth System Science, 124: 655-674. [Impact factor: 0.955]
  7. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2015). “Numerical modeling of biological clogging on transport of nitrate in an unsaturated porous media”.Environmental Earth Sciences, 73(7): 3285-3298. [Impact factor: 1.569]
  8. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2014). “Numerical modeling on transport of nitrogen from wastewater and fertilizer applied on paddy fields”. Ecological Modeling, 278: 85-99. [Impact factor: 2.363]
  9. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2014). “Numerical modeling on the effect of dissolved oxygen on nitrogen transformation and transport in unsaturated porous system”. Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 19(4): 283-299[Impact factor: 1.023]
  10. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2013). “Numerical modeling on the fate and transport of nitrate in an unsaturated system under non-isothermal conditions”. European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, 17(5): 350-373[Impact factor: 0.785]

Conference presentations

  1. Jino L, Berlin M, Vanav Kumar A, Suresh Kumar G (2019). “Numerical Modeling of Nitrate Transport in Fractured Porous Media”. Presented at International Ground Water Conference (IGWC-2019) held at IIT Roorkee during 21-24 October 2019.
  2. Berlin M and Suresh Kumar G (2018). “Numerical Modeling of Enhanced Mobility of Petroleum Hydrocarbon in Saturated Porous Media”. Presented 4th International Conference in Ocean Engineering (ICOE 2018) held at IIT Madras, Chennai during 18-21 February 2018.
  3. Berlin M and Suresh Kumar G (2017). “Numerical Modeling of Nitrate Migration in Under-Saturated Sand and Clay Porous Media”. Presented at IEEE Second International Conference on Environmental Management and Green Technologies (ICEMGT‟ 17) held at St.Peter‟s College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai during 27-29 September 2017.
  4. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2013). “Understanding nitrogen species transport in an unsaturated porous media for effective wastewater reuse”. Presented at Eighth IAHS International Groundwater Quality Conference (GQ-13) held at University of Florida, USA during 21-26 April 2013.
  5. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2012). “Numerical modeling for enhanced transformation of nitrate in an unsaturated porous media”. Paper presented at International Ground Water Conference (IGWC-2012) held at Aurangabad, Maharashtra during 18-21 December 2012.
  6. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2012). “Numerical modeling of petroleum hydrocarbon transport in an unsaturated sub-surface system”. International Conference on Drilling Technology (ICDT-2012) held at Chennai, IIT-Madras during 6 – 8 December 2012.
  7. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2011). “Numerical modeling of nitrate transport and transformation in an unsaturated sub-surface system”. International Conference on Modeling & Simulation in Civil Engineering (ICMSC-2011) held at Kollam, Kerala during Dec 8 – 10, 2011, Proceedings, pp. 31-38.
  8. Berlin M, Suresh Kumar G, and Indumathi M Nambi (2011). “Flow and transport model for the noyyal river basin using groundwater modeling system”. 4th International Ground Water Conference (IWGC-2011) held at Madurai, Tamil Nadu between Sep 27 – 30, 2011, pp. 430-440.

Book publications

  1. Natarajan N, Berlin M and Vasudevan M (Editors), “Flow and Transport in Subsurface Environment”, Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-8773-8

DETAILS OF SPONSORED RESEARCH PROJECT

Ongoing projects

  • Experimental and numerical investigation on enhanced nitrate contamination in groundwater from wastewater applied agricultural field in the presence of colloidal particles. Department of Science & Technology, Rs. 36.12 Lakhs (October 2016 – September 2019), Principal Investigator
  • Prediction of sediment load concentration in rivers using Computational Machine Learning Approaches. Department of Science & Technology, Rs. 26.8 Lakhs (April 2017 – March 2020), Co-Investigatorr

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