Professor Basant Maheshwari

Organisation: Western Sydney University, Australia 


Phone: +61 2 45701235; +61 410 550 911 

Address: School of Science & Health, Western Sydney University, Locked Bag 1797 Penrith, NSW 2751 AUSTRALIA 

Summary background/interest area: 

  • B E., Agricultural Engineeing
  • M.Eng., Soil & Water Engineering
  • PhD, Water Resources Management
My work has focussed on water and its interactions with the landscape while addressing aspects of modelling and analysing the water cycle for long-term water resource planning at regional level, understanding the implications of social, economic, cultural, policy and institutional aspects of water cycle management and engaging community, government agencies and other stakeholders to address significant, local water issues. 

Role in the Project

My role in the project is to facilitate all team members to do their best in the project, assist individuals in the team to achieve something professionally for themselves, manage project activities and provide project leadership as required.
My other contributions in the project will include instrumentation of watershed, community and school engagement and working with government agencies and policy makers.