With a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, a Ph.D. in Development Economics and armed with a diverse working experience in the Indian Navy, Kapil now focuses on interdisciplinary research. He divides his work in three baskets with energy and sustainability as the underlying theme: energy system analysis and policy making; economics and geopolitics and; navy and the maritime domain.

Kapil has worked onboard ships, has taught in training establishments and has been an active researcher. His career goal is to provide a leadership role to the world, onto a path of sustainable development and an energy secure future.


  • Kapil Narula (2018): The Maritime Dimension of Sustainable Energy Security. Springer, Singapore, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-1589-3
  • Kapil Narula (2016): Ocean governance: strengthening the legal framework for conservation of marine biological diversity beyond areas of national jurisdiction, Maritime Affairs: Journal of the National Maritime Foundation of India, DOI: 10.1080/09733159.2016.1181394