Dr. D Istalingamurthy holds the Positions And Experience Jan., 2012- Present                :           Professor Jan,. 2005- Dec., 2011           :           Associate Professor Jan,. 1999 – Dec., 2004         :           Senior Lecturer Jan., 1993 – Dec., 1999         :           Lecturer :           Teaching Undergraduate, Postgraduate, short-term and Refresher courses in Environmental Engineering and guiding Thesis and Project Work. Nov., 1991 – Dec., 1992         :           Design Supervisor, World Bank assisted  “Integrated Rural Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation Project” at SJCE, Mysuru. :           Involved in Design and Estimation of Rural   Water Supply Schemes using Computer Software’s – Autocad, and preparing detailed Engineering Study                                                                               Reports. COMPUTER SKILLS             :           Familiar in using the software’s like SEWER,  LOOP, QUALOOP, WATPLANT, RMAIN and POPULATION FORECASTING

Membership:

  • Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education (LM 16776)
  • Life Member, The Institution of Engineers (India) MIE, (M128408-2)
 Languages Known:     ¨  Good at speaking, reading and writing Kannada and English


Email Address
dilmurthy25@sjce.ac.in
Education Qualification (All qualification including diploma)

 B.E. in Civil Engineering (1987), SJCE, University of Mysuru
 M. Tech. in Environmental Engineering (1991), SJCE, University of Mysuru.
 Ph d in Civil Engineering(2011), VTU Belagum

Research and Development

1. A Comprehensive Design of Wastewater Collection, Treatment and Disposal System for Kavaratti Island, Union Territory of Lakshadweep, 1996.

2. Status of Water Supply of not covered Rural Habitations in four districts of Karnataka State – Sponsored by RGNDWM, MRD, GOI, NEW DELHI - 1994.

3. Involved in the consultancy project on “Comprehensive Wastewater Treatment Scheme”, for South India Paper Mills Ltd., Nanjangud.

4. Involved and assisted the project fellows in collecting data in Mysuru District for the Indian Field-Leg Component of the Bradford Training Course on “Project Planning Appraisal and Implementation of Rural Water
Supply and Sanitation”, during 18th November to 13th December, 1991 and 15th November to 10th December, 1993, sponsored by Rajiv Gandhi National Drinking Water Mission, Government of India, New
Delhi.

5. Involved in the Consultancy Project on “Water Quality Analysis in Rural Areas of Karnataka”, Rural Development Engineering Department, Govt. of Karnataka, 2000.

6. Involved in R&D project on “Design and Development of Eco-sanitation System for Rural Areas”, Mysuru Zilla Panchayat and UNEP, since 2004.

Journals Published

16

Conferences Presented

03

Research and Development projects Awarded

1

Training Programs attended
45
Training Programs conducted and coordinated
25
Awards

Delivered lectures for the participants of the CPHEEO sponsored 3 months short term courses in Environmental Engineering since 1993.

Delivered lectures for the CPHEEO sponsored 10 days refresher course on “Water Quality Monitoring and Surveillance” organised and conducted by Department of Environmental Engineering, S.J.C.E., Mysuru

Number of PhD students pursuing
1
Research Interests

Rural Water Supply and sanitation
Environmental Impact Assessment
Rural water treatment and supply
Eco-Sanitation

List of Publication

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Dr. M. Mahadevaswamy, Mr. J. Ragavendra and Mr. S.M. Madhu, (2002), “Application of Monopole Magnetic Field Towards Water Softening Under Varied Chemical Parameters”, paper presented in IWA – WAPDEC Conference, at CGO Complex, New Delhi, held between 14-18 December 2002.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Mr. B.M. Sadashiva Murthy, Mr. S.M. Madhu and Ms. A.R. Girijamma, (2004) “Present Scenario of Solid Waste Management in Mysuru City - A Case Study”, paper presented and published in the proceedings of the abstracts of the International Conference on Environment and Development, at Science City, Kolkata, during 4-8 February 2004.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Mr. M. Thayanithi, Dr. P. Mariappan and Dr. T.P. Halappa Gowda, (2005), “Excess Iron in Groundwaters of Thiruvaiyaru Block and Development of Handpump Attachable Iron Removal Plant”, presented and published in the souvenir of the International Conference on “Water and Health” at S.J. College of Engineering, during 22-23 January 2005.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Ms. Sowmya Murthy and Mr. Gopan Gowda, (2005), “Rural Sanitation – Ecological Approach”, review paper presented at “Shelter 2005”, SIT, Tumkur, on 3rd May 2005.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Gayithri H.V., Rashmi M.B., Shwetha H.G., and Vidya V.K., (2005), “Characterisation of Effluents of Treatment Plant”, presented at the state-level conference on ‘Environmental Pollution and Management – Future Challenges’, organized by Department of Microbiology, JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysuru, in association with University Grants Commission, New Delhi, during 29-30 July, 2005.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Manoj Kumar K.S., and Lokesh K.S., (2005), “Eco-Toilet – An Ecofriendly Sanitation System for Improved Quality of Life”, presented at the state-level conference on ‘Environmental Pollution and Management – Future Challenges’, organized by Department of Microbiology, JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysuru, in association with University Grants Commission, New Delhi, during 29-30 July, 2005.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Nagalakshmi Reddy N.A., (2005), “Environmental Education and Public Awareness”, presented at the state-level conference on ‘Environmental Pollution and Management – Future Challenges’, organized by Department of Microbiology, JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysuru, in association with University Grants Commission, New Delhi, during 29-30 July, 2005.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Rajani Singh, Yamuna S.V., Vinaya K.N., and Jyothi M.R., (2005), “Movement of Pollutants in Sub-surface Soil from the Soak Pit”, presented at the state level conference on ‘Environmental Pollution and Management – Future Challenges’, organized by Department of Microbiology, JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysuru, in association with University Grants Commission, New Delhi, during 29-30 July, 2005.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Chaya Ravishankar, (2005), “Reuse of Treated Wastewater for Agriculture Purpose”, presented at the state-level conference on ‘Environmental Pollution and Management – Future Challenges’, organized by Department of Microbiology, JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysuru, in association with University Grants Commission, New Delhi, during 29-30 July, 2005.

 Mr. D. Istalingamurthy, Lokesh, K.S., Manoj Kumar K.S., and Nagalakshmi Reddy N.A., (2006), “Eco-sanitation for Human Waste Management”, proceedings of National Workshop on ‘PURA’, organized by The Institution of Engineers (India), Mysuru Local Centre, Mysuru, 11-12 March, 2006.

 Istalingamurthy D., Lokesh K.S., and Halappa Gowda T.P., “Study on Use of Urine from Eco-Toilet in Agricultural Farming and its Co-Composting with Solid Waste”, paper presented in the international conference on “Sustainable Sanitation: Eco-cities and Villages”, at Dongsheng Inner Mangolia, China, 26-31 August, 2007.

 Istalingamurthy D., Nagalakshmi N.A., and Lokesh K.S., “Eco-sanitation – Humanure as an Alternative to Commercial Fertilizer”, paper presented in the National Seminar on ‘Molecular Plant Pathology and Biotechnology for Sustainable Crop Production’ organized by University of Mysuru and Indian Phytopathological Society (Southern Chapter), at Department of Applied Botany and Biotechnology, University of Mysuru, Mysuru, 28-29 November, 2007.

 Istalingamurthy D., Sindhu B S., and Shravya M Babu., “Performance Evaluation of Green Building”, paper presented in the National Seminar on ‘Foresting Greenovations for Green Growth’ at Bangalore, 22-23 August, 2014  Istalingamurthy D., Sindhu B S., and Shravya M Babu., “Comprehensive study on Green Building Performance”, paper presented in the National Seminar on ‘Foresting Greenovations for Green Growth’ at Bangalore, 22-23 August, 2014

 Istalingamurthy D., and Shreyas B V., “The Reuse of Dewatered alum Sludge Collected from water treatment plant for Phosphorous removal in domestic wastewater”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, July 2016  Istalingamurthy D., and Kiran Kumar M R., “Natural Bio-Flocculant in water treatment: Investigation of the performance of Cactus extracts as a natural Flocculant”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, July 2016

 Istalingamurthy D., and Raksha R., “Synthesis of carbon nanotubes and its application in treatment of Contaminated Groundwater”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, July 2016

 Istalingamurthy D., and Shreyas B V., “The Reuse of Dewatered alum Sludge Collected from water treatment plant for Phosphorous removal in domestic wastewater”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, July 2016

 Istalingamurthy D., and Kiran Kumar M R., “Natural Bio-Flocculant in water treatment: Investigation of the performance of Cactus extracts as a natural Flocculant”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, July 2016

 Istalingamurthy D., and Raksha R., “Synthesis of carbon nanotubes and its application in treatment of Contaminated Groundwater”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, July 2016