Name/Title/Company/No. of Years in the Industry
Design Engineer (Structural Engineering)
Innova Technologies, Inc
4 years in Civil Engineering (1 Year in Las Vegas, and
3 years in Kathmandu, Nepal)
How has ASCE impacted your work and/or what is your favorite benefit of your involvement?
I am an ASCE YMF member because I always wanted to contribute in the advancement of civil engineering profession. ASCE YMF helps in improving personal growth, expanding personal network and meet colleagues working in the same industry.
What has been your favorite ASCE event since you got involved?
My favorite ASCE event is the ASCE conferences. I moved to Las Vegas last year and have not gotten a change to be involved in ASCE Las Vegas events. My colleagues told me about ASCE YMF and I am looking forward in participating the upcoming events.
What person, living or dead, would you most like to meet?
I would like to meet Gautam Buddha as I have strong believe in his teachings and sayings.
When you were a kid, what did you want to be?
Growing up in a family of civil engineering background, as a child I was fascinated to see engineering drawings especially RCC buildings at my father's desk. So , I decided to study civil engineering on my father's foot steps and I am happy about it.
What technical project have you worked on and/or technical skill would you like to highlight and let our members know about you?
I have mostly worked on structural design mostly buildings and their components. Working at Innova Technologies, I have become quite confident in analysis and design of cost effective and code-compliant solution for steel concrete, post-tension concrete, masonry, aluminum and other wide array of structures. In Nepal, my main responsibility was to perform structural analysis and design of seismic resistant high-rise buildings, steel structures, the sign of bridges and seismic retrofitting of various buildings in the Kathmandu valley.
Tell us an interesting fact about you!
I was born and raised in Kathmandu, Nepal and I am fluent in 4 languages (English, Nepali, Newari, Hindi)