Meet Harish Selvam

Future Environmental Leader

Harish Selvam — Future Environmental Leaders

Water, State, and People in Princely Travancore

Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)

RWTH Aachen University


  • Hydraulic Engineering and Coastal Engineering
  • Tsunami bore impact studies
  • Experimental and numerical modelling
  • Climate change impacts and adaptation
  • Hybrid defence for coastal protection
  • Effect of vegetation in wave attenuation


Scholarship period

01/10/2021 to 30/09/2022 (12 months)