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Dr.Deepa G.Nair, Cochin University of Science and Technology, India

Dr. DeepaG. Nair, an alumni of Delft University of Technology, Netherlands holds the position of Editor in Chief of Civil Engineering & Urban Planning: An International Journal (CiVEJ). She has acquired her PhD from TU in the year 2006 on the topic ‘Sustainable Affordable Housing for the poor in Kerala’. Her research interests include Sustainable constructionand green buildings. Her association with Nirmithi Kendra, a voluntary organization promoting cost effective and environment friendly construction techniques in Kerala on the early years of her career has become an inspiration of her research interests in the areas of affordable housing and appropriate technologies. She is currently engaged in the research on application of waste materials as pozzolana and geopolymers. Deepahas many internal publications to her credit.