Bhaskar Kura, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor of Civil Engineering
Director of Maritime Environmental Resources and Information Center (MERIC)


Office: EN 828
Phone: 504-280-6572


Education: Ph.D. Louisiana State University, MS Banaras Hindu University (Environmental Engineering) Professional Engineer (Environmental Engineering)
Research Interests: Computer applications to solve and manage environmental/industrial hygiene problems; Air quality management – monitoring (ambient, source, and occupational), atmospheric dispersion modeling, control equipment; Environmental impact assessment and environmental management systems (EMS); Industrial hygiene management; Waste minimization, pollution prevention, process optimization, and clean technologies evaluation.