Funded Projects – Abstracts

FLASH-IN 01

Understanding processes and drivers of torrential disasters in the Indian Himalayas

Prof. Markus Stoffel

UNIBE

National Institute of Hydrology (NIH), Roorkee

FLASH-IN 02

Seismic Resilience of Infrastructure Systems during the 2015 Nepal earthquake event

Prof. Bozidar Stojadinovic

ETHZ

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India

FLASH-IN 03

Sterilizations and women disempowerment in India

Prof. Christelle Dumas

UNIFR

University of Delhi

FLASH-IN 04

Flood Risk in Uttarakhand, India: Learning from the 2013 Disaster and Anticipating Emerging Threats

Prof. Simon Allen

UZH

University of Delhi

FLASH-IN 05

Changes in Border policy and Border identities: A case study of the Indo-Bangladesh border enclaves

Prof. Shalini Randeria

IHEID

Mahanirban Calcutta Research Group
(MCRG)

FLASH-IN 06

Urban planning and the heterogeneous city: A study of the technical, social and political controversies around the 2014-2034 Mumbai Development Plan

Dr. Luca Pattaroni

EPFL

Tata Institution for Social Sciences

FLASH-IN 07

Preparing for future mass movements triggered by earthquakes and monsoon events in the Indian Himalayan Region (IHR) – learning from the 2015 Nepal event

Dr. Andreas Linsbauer

UNIFR

Jawaharlal Nehru University