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Name : Dr. Santhosh Kumar K.G.

Department : Architecture

Designation : Associate Professor


Email: santhoshkumar@tkmce.ac.in

Office Phone: 8848251547

Mobile: 9446805403

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Associate professor, Department of Architecture, TKMCE, Karicode, Kollam - 5

Education

  • B.Arch. (BVBCET), 1998
  • M.Arch (SPA Delhi), 2005
  • PhD (IIT Kharagpur), 2015

Professional Experience

  • 1998-2000 Fountainhead Design Services, New Delhi. http://www.studiofountainhead.com
  • 2000-2001 Vastushilpalaya, Thiruvananthapuram. http://vcpltvm.com
  • 2002-2003 Stapati Kozhikode. http://stapati.com
  • 2005 onwards TKMCE Kollam

Research Interest

  • Architecture
  • Traditional knowledge systems
  • Sustainable Design
  • Computer applications in Architecture

Ongoing PhDs.

  • Contemporary Chatushala Houses of Kerala: A Shape Grammar Model for Layout Generation

Consultancy and Sponsored Projects

    Awards and Honours

      Membership in Professional Bodies

      • Council of Architecture
      • Indian Institute of Architects

      Duties and Responsibilities

      • Senior Advisor - batch of 2013 admission
      • Member - Infrastructure committee
      • Architect in charge - Infrastructure of Chemical and MCA departments
      • Member- NAAC accreditation committee of the Institute
      • Academic Coordinator (2016-2018) - Dept. of Architecture
      • Coordinator, NIASA Architectural Thesis Awards - Zonal Jury

      Teachng History

      • 2005-2010 TKMCE Kollam
      • 2013-2015 TKMCE Kollam

      Courses and Training Attended

      • 2002 - Interiors
      • 2008- Emerging Trends in Urban Design & Planning in Contemporary India
      • 2014- Rediscovering the Myth and Science of Vastushastra
      • 2015- Concrete for present and future
      • 2015- International symposium on Tropical Architecture and urbanism
      • 2016-March, Tropical Landscape Design,Dept.of Architecture, TKMCE
      • 2016 - 25-30 July, Health, Safety & Environmental Management Systems,TKMCE
      • 2017 - 9-14 January, Recent Advances in Project Planning and Management,Dept.of Civil,TKMCE
      • 2017 - 21 January, Workshop on Patent Rules, Patent Drafting and IPR Development, St.Gits,Kottayam
      • 2017 - 30 Jan - 4 Feb, Advances in Concrete Technology with Special Emphasis on Sustainable development, Dept of Civil,TKMCE
      • 2017 - 13 Feb - 17 Feb, Advanced Building Services for Architects, Dayanand Sagar School of Architecture, Bangalore

      National Journals:

      • Santhosh K. G. & Sanghamitra Basu (2013). An analytical format for identification and translation of traditional principles for designing Contemporary Chatushala residential houses of Kerala Abacus 7