Dr. Anand Tapase, Assistant Professor at the Civil Engineering department, Rayat Shikshan Sanstha’s Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil College of Engineering, Satara is a renowned Indian Civil Engineer, researcher in the field of Transportation Engineering. Dr. Anand has received his Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering from Shivaji University, Kolhapur in 2007, and his M.Tech (Construction & Management) and Ph.D. degrees from College of Engineering, Pune (C.O.E.P.) of Savitribai Phule Pune University, Maharashtra, India in year 2009 and 2017 respectively. He is working as a third party consultant for various Government of Maharashtra projects including special project of Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan.
He is been elected as a Member, College Development Committee (CDC) of KBPCOES in year 2017. He is working as a coordinator of Innovation and Research Cell, Entrepreneur Awareness Cell for Rayat Shikshan Santha, Satara. He is the pioneer of plastic road construction in Satara District which is worked out in collaboration with Zilla Parishad, Satara. Recently, he is working on couple of CTARA department of IIT, Bombay sponsored projects.
He is a dedicated reader, speaker and passionate research writer who have authored number of refereed research papers and worked as a reviewer for renowned International publications including International Journal of Pavement Research & Technology (IJPRT), Journal of Cleaner Production both published by Elsevier/Science Direct, Journal of Testing and Evaluation of ASTM International, Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities of ASCE. He is been recognized as ‘Outstanding reviewer’ for February 2018 by Journal of Cleaner Production published by Elsevier/Science Direct. Also currently he is working as a Volume Editor of Springer Publication for GEOCHINA 2018. He is been invited to serve as a Session Chair/moderator at the GEOCHINA 2018 International Conference in China.