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Udit Bhatia


Udit Bhatia

Assistant Professor , Civil

  • BTech: National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, 2012
  • MS: Northeastern University, 2016
  • PhD: Northeastern University, 2018

Email: bhatia.u -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Office: 6/329 A
VOIP: 2550

  • Work Experience

    • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (2019 to present)
    • Graduate Research Assistant, Northeastern University (2014 to 2018)
    • Design Engineer(A), MECON Limited, Ranchi (2012 to 2014)

  • Selected Publications

    1. Zipper, S. C., Whitney, K. S., Deines, J. M., Befus, K. M., Bhatia, U., Albers, S. J., ... & O’Donnell, F. (2019). Balancing Open Science and Data Privacy in the Water Sciences. EarthArXiv. March, 28.

    2. Bhatia, U. , Kumar, D., Kodra, E., & Ganguly, A. R. (2015). Network science based quantification of resilience demonstrated on the Indian Railways Network. PloS one, 10(11), e0141890.

    3. Clark, K. L., Bhatia, U. , Kodra, E. A., & Ganguly, A. R. (2018). Resilience of the US National Airspace System Airport Network. IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems.

    4. Ganguly, A. R., Bhatia, U. , & Flynn, S. E. (2018). Critical Infrastructures Resilience: Policy and Engineering Principles. Routledge.

    5. Bhatia, U. , Chatterjee, S., Ganguly, A. R., Gao, J., Halappanavar, M., Oster, M., ... & Tipireddy, R. (2018, October). Aviation Transportation, Cyber Threats, and Network-of-Networks: Modeling Perspectives for Translating Theory to Practice. In 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST) (pp. 1-7). IEEE.

    6. Bhatia, U. , Perelman, L. S., & Ganguly, A. R. (2018). Generalized network recovery based on topology and optimization for real-world systems.[In review: arXiv preprint arXiv:1811.07242.]

    7. Bhatia, U. , & Ganguly, A. R. (2018). Reducing the irreducible uncertainty in return periods of 21st-century precipitation extremes. [In review:arXiv preprint arXiv:1811.10122.]

  • Awards

    • College of Engineering Outstanding Graduate Research Award 2019, Northeastern University, Boston
    • Best youth paper award candidate, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructures,Shenzhen, China organized by U.S. National Academy of Engineers and Chinese Academy of Engineering
    • Dean Fellowship, Northeastern University, Boston (2014-2015)
    • Director Medal, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (2012)
    • Best graduating student award, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (2012)

  • Patents

    Bhatia, Udit, et al. (2019) "System for Networking and Analyzing Geospatial Data, Human Infrastructure, and Natural Elements." U.S. Patent Application No. 15/134,518. (Status: Granted).