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Prof. Bhasker Bhatt is a Town Planner and Civil Enginee. He has been very active with design thinking based training program as an expert conducting workshops.

He completed his masters in town planning with a research on Road Safety Audit. As far as academics are concerned, he has been excellent and awarded with several Gold Medals during Diploma, Degree and Post Graduate studies. He had provided his services in the field of consultancy at national as well as international level through working with multilateral organisations such as The World Bank and United Nations Development Project-India. Research areas of him include Road Safety, Urban Planning, Infrastructure Planning, Statistical Analysis Techniques, GIS and Climate Change effects in urban areas.

He is actively associated with several professional organisations and serving various prestigious posts for better interaction among educational, engineering and planning fraternity. He has more than 6 years’ experience in technical consultancy and about 6 years of engineering teaching. He has guided about 23 PG Dissertations and 10+ UG projects as well as a few AMIE projects. Towards continuous upgradations of skills and technological advancements, he has attempted 50+ events consisting of workshops, training programs, seminars, conventions, and symposiums. He frequently organises events for students and faculty members that ignite active academic upgradations and industrial interaction. He has published more than 56 technical research papers in conferences and journals. Several of his research articles are awarded with Best Paper honor during conferences. Most of all his works are available online for reference along with projects and dissertation reports. He is fascinated to conduct academic and exposure trips for students through putting his network of acquaintances to best of use.

Prof. Bhasker is a recipient of “Best Section Management Committee Member of ISTE Gujarat Section 2015”. Also, he was honoured by “Pedagogical Innovation Award 2015” by the GTU for his efforts and contributions in engineering education. At the GTU he was a Master Trainer for Faculty Development Programs conducted at the University wherein he trained more than 350+ teachers of diverse engineering discipline. 1500+ students have attended his sessions on Design Thinking approach that ignites the engineering insights and motivates the engineering brain to increase capabilities, drastically. Recently he has been active with Startup Weekend Surat (powered by Google Inc.) as a trainer. He has developed his own learning portal, www.bvbhatt.com for learners - completely free of cost to best serve the purpose of spreading knowledge.

Image compression using Shrink O’ Matic – an open source tool

The presentation is about learning of image size and file size of an image. For documents, a very large sized image is not required, however, without compressing an image, inserting it directly […]

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Role Play Canvas – Examples

Below is a work on “Role Play Canvas” by some of the students. Learn more about Role playing HERE. Click on the image below to see a larger version. More to be uploaded […]

Learning @ Unmet Social Needs as Drivers of Innovations

The idea to Product – Design Thinking Workshop Series, Workshop Phase – 1 entitled as “Unmet Social Needs as Drivers of Innovations” was organized by Open Design School and conducted at GTU, Chandkheda on Dt. […]

Report writing (DE 1A)

Unless one can communicate effectively after working on something, the knowledge, and skills one is possessing is of very little use to others. One must be able to collect information, align and […]

VYP IV: Stipend, Report, and other

I) About Stipend Form Fill Up: Typical instructions as received from GTU: All the nodal officers are requested to fill the stipend form for each students working in VY: Phase IV from their […]

Engineering & Research

Lecture by Dr. C. B. Bhatt, VGEC, Chandkheda, A-2, GTU, Chandkheda (26/11/2016 – time: 03.15 am – 04.00 pm) Extracted notes from the lecture What is Engineering? The primary task of engineering is […]

Impact Factor of publications

Lecture by Dr. C. B. Bhatt, VGEC, Chandkheda, A-2, GTU, Chandkheda (26/11/2016 – time: 02.30 pm – 03.15 pm) The text below is  from taken notes from the lecture. The Impact Factor (IF) […]

Review of Research Literature

Lecture by Dr. C. B. Bhatt, VGEC, Chandkheda, A-2, GTU, Chandkheda (26/11/2016 – time: 11.20 am – 01.15 pm) Text below is  from taken notes from the lecture beginning with an outline: Research […]

2-day FDP on Design Engineering at GDEC, Abrama-Navsari (18/19-10-2016)

Under the aegis of GTU-GIC Navsari Sankul and motivation of Dr. K. N. Mistry, an FDP on Design Engineering for Zone-5 faculty members was organized at the GIDC Degree Engineering College, Abrama-Navsari […]

Multi-modal and Inter-modal transportation planning

I received an invitation from a student-junior-cum-friend on behalf of the management of BMCET, Surat. It was about addressing the faculty members and participants during a One-day seminar on “Current Scenario of public […]

Gujarat Population 1960-2001

Kaleidoscope – The Demographics of Gujarat (1960 – 2001) A tool called Kaleidoscope have a large database of Census population for entire of Gujarat from the Census year 1961 till 2001. Most […]

VYP-IV: Village allocation, Group formation, and Guidance for action

Village allocation Team Vishwakarma at GTU allocated the villages for the Phase IV for the students to begin exercise for the year 2016-2017. Vishwakarma yojana phase IV – college wise – villages […]

Empathy Mapping

Empathy Mapping It is a tool that a learner can use to gain a depth of insight into the emotions of a user of their choice. It helps in identifying specific act by […]

Immersing into Roleplay

What is a role play? By grammar, the word is a ‘noun’. “In the PSYCHOLOGICAL TERMS, it may be defined as, the acting out or performance of a particular role, either consciously […]

Design Engineering 1A in New Avataar

The design Engineering 1A page is restructured having more aligned and easy to find contents. Check it out.

Discussion of planets on policies

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Smart village planning guidelines

Vishwakarma yojana of GTU at glance Vishwakarma yojana of GTU at glance from Bhasker Vijaykumar Bhatt Smart village planning presentation Smart village planning presentation from Bhasker Vijaykumar Bhatt Download the Guideline of smart […]

The Asian Urbanization Dilemma: What Should a City Prioritize?

The Asian Urbanization Dilemma: What Should a City Prioritize? Source: The Asian Urbanization Dilemma: What Should a City Prioritize?

Rate Analysis – Construction item of works

I love this. It empowers a civil engineer from within. Yes, ‘it’ is about Rate Analysis. Initially while studying, students may find it a little difficult initially but, later once getting in […]

Keyboard Shortcut

Most of the users are facing trouble finding certain features while operating a computer having an Operating System (OS) of Windows. Some short-cuts can ease the job and help to boost productivity. […]

Other ways to Say…!

Below are some commonly used words. However, one can use alternative words as appropriate.

Learn Online (Free-of-cost) improve a career

Here is a list of online platforms that will help you learn topics that interest you (with a certificate, of course). The link redirects to a page having information about these courses, […]

Check readability​ of your text

You have written something interesting. Check its readability and level for which your text belongs to and improve it. Check it at the website based online engine at readability-score. A firsthand check is […]

Self-analysis and Goal Setting

Dear Civil Engineer, Step 1 – Think Step 2 – Think a bit more, structural one Step 3 – Answer a few questions  Keep the answers with you, in front of you most […]

Make your presentation effective

Create presentations – interesting and interactive Some useful tips (Demonstration of slides) and use of canva.com can be a boon. It’s simple and easy. Some essential and effective presentation making tips are […]

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