Source: NASA Earth Images
A Bit About Prakrut
Prakrut Kansara is a Ph.D. candidate currently studying at University of Virginia. For the past three years, he has worked on diverse research topics which include water balance studies for continental scale watersheds, hydrological modeling and remote sensing of water resources.
Prakrut is passionate about understanding the impact of changing climate and increasing human-nature interaction on water availability across different parts of the world. Prakrut graduated with Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering with Honors from Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar.
In his spare time, Prakrut enjoys hiking, playing tennis and sketching. He currently lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.
August 2019 - Present
August 2018 - July 2019
July 2014 - July 2018
University of Virginia, Department of Engineering Systems and Environment, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of South Carolina, School of Earth, Ocean and Environment, Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Ph.D. in Geological Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Civil Engineering Department, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India
B.Tech. in Civil Engineering with Honors