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Dr. Vinay Mohan Das

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 Dr. Vinay Mohan Das



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 Department of Architecture and Planning, 
 (Ext) 1629, 

Date of Birth

01 MAY 1968

Educational Qualification

  • B.Arch. (1990 BU, Bhopal) 
  • M.Tech. ( 1993 IIT, Delhi) 
  • Ph.D. (2009 MANIT, Bhopal)


In Institution:-

  • MANIT (formerly MACT) 11th March 1997 Till Date

In Profession:-

  • SPEID, New Delhi Feb. 93 TO 10th March 97
  • DESIGN TEAM, New Delhi Oct. 90 TO June 91


  • Building Science and Construction Management,
  • Architecture (aesthetics, treatises, pattern recognition (coding) & generation, digitization, correlation of theory & practice)

Publication including writing of books

  • Papers in Referred Journals 6
  • Magazine Articles 3
  • Contributed papers in Conference/ Symposium 14
  • Chapters in Books 2

Membership of professional bodies

  • Registered with the Council of Architecture (CA/91/13634) 
  • Life Member of Indian Society of Technical Education (LM 23939, year 1997) 
  • General Member of International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture & Urbanism (INTBAU) (year 2008) 
  • Life Member of Indian Institute of Architects (A16639, year 2009)

Number of P.G. Projects guided


Number of    Ph. D Thesis supervised

  1 in progress

Administrative work done

 Did work both at department and institute level as and when assigned.

Special Achievements 
  • 20th IIA Award for Excellence in Architecture 2009:
  • Commendation Award in Research Category for the research titled:
  • Visual Interpretation and Analysis of Mayamatam: 
  • A Traditional Architectural Treatise of India. (With Dr. Yogesh Garg)
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  • 2008 M.P. Council of Science and Technology, Bhopal Validation of Traditional Indian Knowledge of Home Building (Co – Investigator) In progress Rs. 5 Lakhs
  • 2002 Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India Visual Analysis of Ancient Indian Architecture Completed Rs. 6.0 Lakhs
  • 1996 AKASH Trust, Pondicherry* Graphical Interpretation of Architectural verses of MAYAMATAM vols. I & II Completed Rs. 3000/- per month

*This research work has been referred in the article “Vedic Spirit in Architecture” by Prof. H.D. Chhaya (Retired HOD, Department of Architectural Conservation, SPA, New Delhi) published in the Journal: Architecture + Design, Sept-Oct 1998 issue.

Consultancy (last 3 years):

  • 2010 MP State Agro Corp Ltd. Design of Food Processing Plant at Bhopal
  • 2009-10 MP State Agro Corp Ltd. Design of Nursery at Bhopal
  • 2009 MANIT, Bhopal Boys’ Hostels at MANIT, Bhopal
  • 2007-08 Department of Forests, Government of M.P. Design of Prototype Forest Checkposts