Debasis has been involved in research in geotechnical earthquake engineering, geohazards and liquefaction studies and ground improvement since early 90s. His recent research is focused on development of sustainable solutions for geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering problems related to slope stabilization, erosion control and ground improvement. He has supervised five PhDs, published 36 journal papers and filed for four patents. He also has been involved with several heavy civil, mining and infrastructure projects as a professional engineer in Asia, Europe and Americas over the past several decades.
Stability of Rajghat High Embankment and Keleghai Bridge Foundation Design Measures South Eastern Railway
Presidency University Kurseong Campus Excavation Safety Executive Engineer, PWD Darjeeling Division
Calcutta Medical College Excavation Safety Public Works Directorate
PPGCL-Bara Flyash and Bottom Ash Pond Containment Dike Stability Assessment Prayagraj Power Generation Company Ltd.
Ramie Cultivation, Fibre Processing and Textile Manufacture (UAY_I_IITKGP_013) A2 Advance Automation Pvt. Ltd.
Uchhatar Avishkar Yojana MHRD
Sustainable Resource Use, Livelihood and Capacity Building Among Low-income Residents of Kharagpur Society for Self Employment of Unemployed Youth, West Bengal
Health Study of Main and Annex Building of Honourable High Court, Kolkata Office of the Executive Engineer, Kolkata West Division
Solid Waste Management in Guwahati Office of the Commissioner, Guwahati Municipal Corporation
Area of Research: Geotechnical engineering - Microbe-soil interaction
Area of Research: Geotachnical characterization of MSW landfill
Area of Research: Liquefaction of lightly cemented sands
Area of Research: Mechanical behavior of sand matrix containing metabolic products of populations of live microorganisms
Utkal Keshari Chand
Area of Research: Mechanical behavior of weakly cemented granular media