Suman Kumar


Assistant Professor, Architecture Department

  • M.Arch.
    2014: Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee in Urban and Rural Planning
  • B.Plan.
    2010: School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi in Physical Planning
Research and Consultancy
  • Development of methodology for urban morphological assessment
  • Development of novel techniques through remote sensing and GIS to address the urban issues
  • Use of open source data to improve the research in urban and regional planning


Important Publications
  • Contribution towards Economic Survey of India Volume 2, 2016-17, A Government of India Publication with Ministry of Finance and Niti Aayog. Chapter 8: Industry and Infrastructure Pages 222-230 Work done in collaboration with IDFC Institute (
  • Shlomo Angel, Patrick Lamson-Hall, Alejandro Blei, Sharad Shingadeand Suman Kumar “Densify and Expand: A Global Analysis of Recent Urban Growth” (
  • Suman Kumar, Rajesh Chandra, V. Devdas “Sustainability Assessment of Human Intervention in terms of Hydroelectric Project on Alaknanda River Valley” International Journal of Research (IJR) Vol-1, Issue-5, June 2014 ISSN 2348-6848 (
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