Anish Ghimire

Assistant Professor,
Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, School of Science
KU Marga, Dhulihel, Kavre, Bagmati Province, Nepal
Honors and Awards
Other Position

Dr. Anish Ghimire has more than 8 years of research and project experience in waste(water) treatment. He was an Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctoral Fellow of Environmental Technologies for Solids, Soil and Sediments (ETeCoS3) program at UNESCO-IHE, the Netherlands, University of Paris-Est, France and University of Lazio in Italy. He has received PhD in Environmental Technology (2015). He completed his Master of Engineering in Environmental Engineering and Management from Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand (2012) and Bachelor of Technology in Environmental Engineering from Kathmandu University, Nepal (2009). His research interest is in biological processes for waste(water) treatment and resource recovery especially via application of anaerobic fermentation process, process monitoring, modeling and environmental biotechnology. Dr. Ghimire, a registered engineer in Nepal Engineering Council have authored more than 20 publications in international peer-reviewed journals and five book chapters. His research impact can be seen on GoogleScholar. Besides, he has been actively serving as a reviewer for more than 22 international peer-reviewed journals which can be seen on Publons.

Honors and Awards
  1. Chinese Academy of Science, President’s International Fellowship Initiative (PIFI) (awarded but not pursued)
  2. Nepal Bidhya Bhusan KA - 2017
  3. Young Researcher Fellowship (YRF) for short-term research (6 months), Center of Research for Environment, Energy and Water (CREEW), Nepal - 2017
  4. Best PhD Thesis 2016 awarded by Group of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering (GITISA) - 2016
  5. Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctoral Fellowship (Italy, France and the Netherlands)- 2012 - 2015
  6. Professor Chongrak Polprasert Award for Outstanding candidate in Environmental Engineering and Management, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand - 2012
  7. HM Queen (Thailand) Scholarship for Masters Study in Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand - 2010 - 2012

Waste(water) Treatment, Anaerobic Fermentation, Nutrient Recovery, Environmental Biotechnology

Other Position

Professional Memberships

  1. Executive Member of Society of Environmental Engineers Nepal (SEEN) (2019- onwards)
  2. Member of Nepal Engineering Council (NEC), Registration No.: 24 “A”
  3. Life Member of Nepal Engineering Association (NEA), Registration No.: 10889
  4. Life Member of Society of Public Health Engineers – Nepal (SOPHEN) Membership No.: 374
  5. Member of the International Water Association (IWA)