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114, Pocket H-17, Sector 7,Rohini,New Delhi 110085 INDIA
Email: Tel:(91)-11-7046202




Bachelors of Architecture (Honors) ( July 1994 -May 1999), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India GPA: 8.51/10.0 (Rank: 2/10)

Recipient of Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search Scholarship
Recipient of Best Thesis Award and Kabre Memorial Award for Excellence in CAD.



Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi, India
Assistant Systems Engineer

Project: Device driver development and test, validation and sustenance of Red Hat Linux 6.1 on Dell PowerEdge computers (Client: Dell Computers)

Design, development and testing of multi-threaded PERC2/CS device drivers for Dell PowerEdge (2300/43X0/63X0) platforms using C in Red Hat Linux 6.1

Creating system test plan and writing test scripts in Tcl/Tk for testing device driver. 

System testing of "process management" in Red Hat Linux 6.1 on Dell PowerEdge platform by writing test scripts in Tcl/Tk and C.

Implementation of web-based defect logging, testing and approval system (to be put up on Dell website) using HTML and Java.

Unix network programming in C: wrote multi-process and multi-threaded clients and servers employing TCP/IP, datagram and Unix socket protocols.

Project: Resource Utilisation System 
Team Leader (Team size: 4 members)

Wrote distributed client server (multi-process) software in C to monitor resource utilisation. It involved filling up timesheets by employees, approval by IT Manager, task and time allocation by Project leader, and report-generation based on criteria specified by user. The software utilized the ncurses library of C to give it a user-friendly and interactive interface.

Oct’99 - Present

Tangent Software, Mumbai, India
Web-based Software Consultant 

Implementing web based repository of architectural data using XML and Java where architects, building material suppliers and contractors can receive and upload information (using TAD). (Website under development)


Jasbir Sawhney and Associates, New Delhi, India
Trainee Architect

Wrote AutoLISP routines to speed up and automate AutoCAD.
CAD modeling (both 3D and 2D) using AutoCAD R14, rendering stills and walkthroughs using 3Dstudio-4 and 3Dstudio Max

Handled Architecture Projects: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Calcutta;
IGNCA, New Delhi (Design Development and Computer Presentation Drawings using AutoCAD R14 and 3D Studio)


Department of Architecture and Planning, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
Webmaster and System Administrator

Designed, developed and maintained the web site of the Department using HTML, JavaScript and Java. Installed and maintained the department web server.

Was the student System Administrator of HP9000-712 (Web and Mail server of my department.)


Tangent Software, Mumbai, India
Team Leader

Formed and led a team of engineering students who tested "The Architects Desktop"(a CAD Software) developed by Tangent Software, Mumbai.
Developed sample CAD models in TAD, and rendered them in POVRay. (The samples were included with the software)

Relevant Courses

Introduction to Computing (Numerical Analysis and programming in Fortran and C)
Computing Laboratory
Programming Languages (C and Java programming)
Computer Aided Design in Architecture(Graphics using C++)

Computer Skills

Languages: Extensive programming experience in C, Java, C++, GTK (X11 programming), Fortran77, Pascal, HTML, AutoLISP

Operating Systems: Red Hat Linux 6.0, HP-UX 9.3, Windows NT4, Windows 9x, MS-DOS

Packages: Corel Draw 6.0, Adobe Photoshop, MS Office, Symantec Visual Café
Extensive use of AutoCAD (Release 14) for drafting and designing purposes, and proficiency in using 3D-Studio for Architectural Spatial Modelling, creating walk-throughs. 

Applications developed:
"reXgrep" - A Graphical version of the unix "grep" command, developed using the GTK+ toolkit and X-Window programming.
"Super Telnet"- A Telnet client in Java, which can connect outside a firewall, using HTTP protocol.
"Chop-Stick" - An application in Java to split and join large files.

Papers Published

"Internet GIS and Privacy", Geo Info Systems, a leading magazine that covers applications and trends in GIS and related spatial technologies(accepted for publication)
"Virtual Reality in Architecture", Sthapati ‘99 (Dept. of Architecture and Planning, IIT Kharagpur, in-house publication)


Member of The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(IEEE)
Member of Council of Architecture, India

Awards and Scholarships

Best Thesis Award by Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Kabre Memorial Award for Excellence in Computer Aided Design by Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search (JBNSTS) Scholarship for the whole undergraduate course period. 

Certificate of Excellence for being identified as a "Distinguished child in the Country possessing Extraordinary Talent" by Children's Education Trust of India

Given the title of 'Think Cap' by Erehwoh Thinking Program

Marians Old Students Association -MOSA Shield for being the Topper in High school in Science Stream.


General Secretary of the Department of Architecture and Planning, IIT Kharagpur (1994-95)
Represented my Institute in National Conference on Vastu Shastara, held at Chennai (1996)
Represented Delhi at National Karate Championship held at Agra, (1992)