R&D Biotechnology, Symbiotec Pharmalab Pvt. Ltd, India
Title: Role of Biotechnology in Water Science for Future generations
Mr. Robert William Raj. A obtained his BSc (Microbiology) from Madras University, MSc (Microbiology) from Bharathidasan University and M.Tech (Industrial Biotechnology) from Bharath University (Deemed). He previously worked for Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd, R&D Center, Shozhanganallur., India, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.as Research Executive. His research was based on the Biotechnological Aspects of Basic Groundwater Hydrology for mitigating the Hydrological Extremes. He currently works for Symbiotec Pharmalab Pvt. Limited, Phase – II, Pharma Zone (SEZ), Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh, India. His area of interest is Biotechnology, Fermentation, Bioprocess, Groundwater Hydrology, Water Cycle, Groundwater flow, Coastal underground interaction of fresh water and salt water, Flood and Drought Management. He has published two papers in peer reviewed journals.
Topic: Geotechnical Design, Construction and Monitoring of Tailings Dams – Tailings Impoundment Failure Prevention
Dr. Farzad Daliri is a geotechnical/geoenvironmental/tailings R&D specialist with more than 12 years of experience working in several civil/geotechnical engineering projects related to infrastructure, mine, embankment design, tailings dam design, municipal waste management, etc. He has extensive knowledge of geotechnical/geoenvironmental engineering and has developed a profound network through interactions with the leaders in Canadian and international construction industries. He received doctoral degree of geotechnical/geoenvironmental engineering from Carleton University, Ottawa in 2013. Dr. Daliri’s unique expertise is geotechnical and environmental aspects of mine waste and tailings management. Dr. Daliri is the author of more than 20 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers and is the reviewer of prestigious journals in the field of geotechnical, environemntal and mining engineering. He is a registered professional engineer (P. Eng.) in Ontario and Alberta and member of Americal Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS), International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) and several other technical societies.