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Deepanjan Saha

  • Research Scholar
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
  • 4PublicationsNumber of items in Deepanjan's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Recent publications

  • Significance of regional networks in traditional cultural industries: Case of handloom industry in Varanasi District, India

    • Saha D
    • Sen J
  • The Role of Place in Creative Economy: The Case of Varanasi

    • Saha D
    • Sen J

Professional experience

Assistant Director (Planning) on contract

Delhi Development Authority, Delhi

November 2013 - June 2014(7 months)

Planning Officer

Delhi Development Authority, Delhi

May 2012 - October 2013(a year)


Continuity - Historic Building Conservation

December 2011 - April 2012(4 months)


Haven Architects

November 2011

City Planning intern

Consulting Engg. Services Pvt. Ltd.

May 2010 - June 2010(a month)

Architectural trainee

M/s. Kanvinde Rai & Chowdhury

July 2007 - December 2007(5 months)



Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

July 2014 - Present

Master of City Planning

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

July 2009 - June 2011(2 years)

Bachelor of Architecture

Jadavpur University, Kolkata

July 2004 - June 2009(5 years)

Research interests


Architect-Planner by training. Currently, engaged in Research Program - SANDHI - an initiative by Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India at IIT Kharagpur. The Research Domain explores the confluence of Science/Technology and traditional knowledge/Cultural Heritage. Case: Varanasi, India.