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CURRICULUM VITTAE

 SHAMSHER BAHADUR SINGH

Professor

Department of Civil Engineering
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani-333031, (Raj.)
Phone: + 91–1596 255649 (Direct); 01596 - 255254 (Civil Engineering Office); +91-9414648283 (Mobile)
E-mail: sbsingh@pilani.bits-pilani.ac.in; sbsinghbits@gmail.com

 

 
Brief Profile of Prof. Shamsher Bahadur Singh 
Dr. S.B. Singh is P.E. (Civil) from state of Michigan, USA and Post-doctorate (LTU), USA, Chartered Engineer (INDIA), fellow of Institution of Engineers (FIE), PhD (IIT Kanpur), and currently Professor of Civil Engineering Department at Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani. His current areas of research are development of design guidelines for Functionally Graded Composite materials and Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) reinforced prestressed concrete structures in particular and composite materials & structures in general including nonlinear finite element modeling. Prof. Singh is also the member of ICI, ACI, ASCE, and ISTE in addition to being Associate Member of ACI-440 committee on FRP as member of ACI. He has 33 years of teaching and research experience. He has been Indian Team Leader for prestigious UKIERI (UK-India Education Research Initiatives) collaborative research project involving 10 institutions (eight from India and two from UK) on sustainable concrete Infrastructure.  He is also member of various committees and serving as editorial board member of 4 Journals. He is representing BITS Pilani on committee of Ireland-India Concrete Research Initiatives (IICRI). He has 227 publications to his credit which include more than 189 research papers (96 Journals plus 94 conference papers), 5 books [two text books, one online book, and two edited books], 13 research reports and 14 book chapters, 02 theses, and 3 Indian Patents in addition to being Who is Who of various organizations.  Furthermore, Prof. Singh has had an opportunity to teach in some of the best universities in India and USA such as at MNNIT Allahabad, NIT Warangal, BITS Pilani, and Lawrence Technological University (LTU), Southfield, Michigan, USA. Prof. Singh has delivered many Keynote lectures at national and International conferences and seminar along with helping the other technical educations as advisory member for their professional development. He has also organized (Role: as Chairman) various International Conferences such as the First and Second International Conferences on Advances in Concrete, Structural, and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE-09, ACSGE-2018) and UKIERI Seminars, and Network Concrete Seminars in addition to being organizing committee member of various national and international conferences.  Also, he acted as Convenor of 1st International Conference on Rehabilitation and Retrofitting of Structures, held at Mumbai in association with Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC), Mumbai, ASTR, VJTI, Mumbai, June 19-20, 2019.  Most recently, he organized International Webinar on Smart Cities: Beyond the Pandemics at BITS Pilani and was invited by Construction Industry and Development Council (an Appex Body of Niti Ayog, Government of India) to deliver expert online lecture at ICW 2020 at New Delhi as well as Video Lectures.  He has best paper award at the International Conference on Advances in Civil and Environmental Engineering held at Penang, Malaysia.  In his 33 years of teaching and research experience, he has spent 8 and half years as active faculty member at MNIT Allahabad, three and half years at IIT Kanpur as QIP PhD Research Scholar, 5 years as Postdoctoral Research Engineer and Adjunct Faculty member at Lawrence Technological University (LTU), Southfield, Michigan (USA), one year as Visiting faculty member at NIT Warangal, and 16 years at BITS Pilani, working currently as Professor in Department of Civil Engineering.  Prof. Singh has executed various research projects sponsored by DST, CSIR, UGC, UKIERI, KK Birla Academy and Aditya Birla Group. Recently, as Co-PI he has been awarded US-2020 partnership award with Prof. Venkatesh Kodur (MSU) as PI and Prof. Vasant Matsagar of IIT Delhi (2nd Co-PI). Also, his project under US-India Education Foundation (USIEF) Fulbright Specialist Program has been selected to host US Specialist at BITS Pilani for academic year starting August 01, 2021.  Based on nomination on national level, Prof. Singh has been awarded with the “Best Academician of the Year -2020,” by the honourable Governor of Rajasthan, Shri Kalraj Mishra at the “Eminent Engineers Award event’ organized by Institution of Engineers (India) at Rajasthan State Center, Jaipur on Engineers Day (15th September, 2020).  Most recently, on Invitation from Construction Industry Development Council (CIDC) an Apex body of NITI Ayog, Prof. Singh has joined the eminent group of Faculty members of CIDC Academy of Construction Engineering (CACE). Furthermore, Prof. Singh has been awarded  Bharat Shiksha Gaurav Puraskar and Certificate of Excellence by KTK Outstanding Achievers and Education Foundation, New Delhi. Also, The Indian Concrete Journal Awarded one of the three Best Paper awards for the year 2020 in April 2021. along with  Other achievements and professional activities of Prof. Singh can be seen in  his CV (detailed bio-data) posted on his personal website linked to BITS Pilani on:    

 

 
EDUCATIONAL DETAILS AND EMPLOYMENT RECORD

Education Record

 

Year

Degree and University

1999-2004      

Postdoctoral Fellow  for Innovative Application of FRP Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Structures

Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan-48075, USA

1993-1996

Ph.D. in Structural Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur-208 016, India                                     

1987-1989

M. E. in Analysis and Design of Structures

Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad-211 004, India

1981-1985

B. Tech in Civil Engineering

Regional Engineering College Warangal-506004, India

                         

Employment Record

 

Year

Designation

University

February 01, 2013-Present

Professor

BITS Pilani

August 01, 2008- January 31, 2013

Associate Professor

BITS Pilani

August 1, 2008- August 31, 2012

 Associate Professor and Head of Department

BITS Pilani

January 01, 2007- July 31, 2008

 Group Leader (HoD) and Assistant Professor

BITS Pilani

August 01, 2005- Dec. 31, 2006

Assistant Professor

BITS Pilani

September 07, 2004- July 31, 2005

Visiting Faculty

NIT Warangal

July 17, 2003- August 31, 2004

 Research Engineer and

Adjunct Faculty

LTU, Southfield, Michigan, U.S.A.

November11, 1999- July 16, 2003

Postdoctoral Research Scholar

LTU, Southfield, Michigan, U.S.A.

September 19, 1988 –November 10, 1999

Senior Lecturer

MNNIT Allahabad, U.P., India

 Administrative Works Performed:

 
  1. Head of Civil Engineering Department, Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, Pilani, Jan. 2007 to August 2012.
  2. Coordinator, UGC-SAP for Civil Engineering Department, BITS Pilani, 2012-2017.
  3. Coordinator, DST-FIST Program for Civil Engineering Departmnet, BITS Pilani, 2012-2017.
  4. NCC (National Cadet Corpse) Officer at MNNIT Allahabad, 1992-93
  5. Warden of Hostel, MNNIT Allahabad, 1997-1999
  6. Assistant Hostel warden, MNNIT Allahabad, 1992-1993
  7. Assistant to Dean Academic Affairs, 1997-1999
  8. Officer-in_Charge of Various sports (Kabaddi, Volleyball etc), 1992-1993
  9. Officer in-Charge of Strength of Material Laboratory, 1997-1999
  10. Professor-in-Charge Time-Table at MNNIT Allahabad, 1992-1993

Sponsored Research Projects (Completed and Ongoing) as Principal Investigator/ Co-Principal Investigator  and Fundings Received: Total Completed Research Projects: 15, Ongoing  Research Projects: 6

 

Project Title

Sponsoring Agency

Amount

Reference

Development of Fire Resistant Natural FRP for Structures 
 United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF), New Delhi
 Cost of International Travel as and Local travel, Honrarium etc for US Specialist
 BITS Pilani’s Application for Hosting a Fulbright-Nehru Specialist in 2020-21
Letter dated: September 10, 2020 
 Study of Postbuckling Response, Failure and Strength of Functionally Graded Composite Plates with and without Cutouts,  Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi   18.45 Lakhs
  (Ref. no. 22(0781)/19/EMR-II. Dated 24/7/2019                    Role:  PI
 Structural Health Assessment and Rehabilitation Framework based on Cyber Physical System, sponsored by DST New Delhi, Ref. DST/ICPS/Cluster (Cyber Physical Systems/2018 (G), dated 13/3/2018       (Multi-institutional and multi-disciplinary project)                                                                                                                                                                                     Department of Science and Technology, SERB, New Delhi
Total Cost of Project: 60.35 Lakhs  (shared by CEERI, Pilani and BITS Pilani)
(Rs. 15.543 Lakhs as a PI)
 
 DST/ICPS/Cluster (Cyber Physical Systems)/2018 (G) dated 13.03.2018
 
Role: As a PI of  Civil Engineering Part of the Project  costing Rs. 15.543 Lakhs 

Study of Structural Response and Strengths of Thin-Walled FRP Composite Girders

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi

Rs. 18 Lakhs

Extra Mural Research Division, CSIR Complex, Pusa, New Delhi

Ref. No. 22(0631)/13/EMR-II

Development and Usage of Innovative Ductile Composite Materials for Repair and Retrofitting of Concrete and Masonry Structures

Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi

Rs. 25.93 Lakhs

Ref. No.SR/S3/MERC/0051/2012

Development and Usage of Innovative Ductile Composite Materials for Repair and Retrofitting of Masonry Structures

Aditya Birla Group (ABG)

Rs. 10 Lakhs

2011-2014

Response and Micromechanics Based Design of Engineered Cementitious Composite Structures

Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi

Rs. 17.7 Lakhs

2007 - 2010

Ref. No. SR/S3/MERC/25/2007

Experimental Investigation of Failure and Stability of Laminated   Composite Plates with Cutouts

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi

Rs. 6 Lakhs

2007 - 2012

Ref No. 22/(0442)/07-EMR-11

Failure and Stability of Laminated Composite Plates with Cutouts

K.K. Birla Academy Projects, BITS, Pilani

Rs. 4.5 Lakhs

2007-2010

Sustainable High Performance Concrete Infrastructures

UKIERI Collaborative Research Award (UK and India)

 £337003

2008-2011

Fraction of Amount to be received from UK Lead Researcher relevant to Indian Partners

Indian Research Team Leader:  Dr. Shamsher Bahadur Singh

UK  Research Team Leader:  Prof. Ravindra Dhir

Flexural Strengthening of Concrete Structures using Near Surface Mounted (NSM) Fiber Reinforcements

UGC, New Delhi

Rs. 9.3 Lakhs

2008-2011

Category of Major Research Project, (Ref. F.34-389/2008(SR).

 Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Selected Heritage Structures in the State of Himachal Pradesh adopting output only Vibration Testing and Fragility Curves  Ministry of Earth Sciences,  New Delhi  30 Lakhs
 
2016-2019   (As a  Co-PI) 
 (MoES/P.O.(Seismo)/1(296)/2016)
 

Investigation of the Effect of Carbonation on the Properties of Concrete

 DST, New Delhi

Rs. 34 Lakhs

2012-15 (As Co-PI)

(Ref. SR/S3/MERC/0064/2011).

 Structural Health Assessment and Rehabilitation Framework based on Cyber Physical System, (Multi-institutional and multi-disciplinary project).  DST, New Delhi  Rs. 70 Lakhs
 2018-2012  (Recommended)
Ref. DST/ICPS/PAMC/Cluster (CPSR)/2018 

Investigation into the Behavior of Coupling Beams

Seed Grant, BITS Pilani

Rs. 2 Lakhs

2012-2015 (As Co-PI)

Dynamic Bucking Response of Composite Structures

Seed Grant, BITS Pilani

Rs. 2 Lakhs

2012-2015 (As Co- PI)

 Durability/Environmetal Evaluation of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer (CFRP) Reinforced Concrete Bridges  Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), USA  US$ 2,00,000.00  2000-2004 (As Co-PI)
 Response of CFRP Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Box-Beams   Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), USA  US$ 2,50,000.00   2000-2004 (As Co-PI)
 DST-FIST Project Proposal for Structural Engineering Research Lab Development  DST, New Delhi  Rs. 80 Lakhs  2012-2017 (As Coordinator)
 UGC-SAP Project for Structural and Transportation Engineering Research Labs  UGC, New Delhi  Rs. 70 Lakhs  2012-2107 (As Coordintor)
 Fire Resistance Guidelines for Hybrid FRP Structural Components made of Cellulose Fiber Derived from Agricultural Waste  University of Nebraska at Omaha: Partnership-2020 for Enhancing US-INDIA Collaboration between Michigan State University (MSU), BITS Pilani, and IIT Delhi  US $ 1,36,878.03  2020-2021 (As Co-PI)

   Number of Consultancy Projects ONGOING / COMPLETED as PI / Co-PI: 15 (Completed as PI)

S. No.

Details

 

1.

Project Status:

Completed

 

 

 

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Structural Health Assessment of Railway Quarters at Haripur Railway Station, Rajasthan 

 

Sponsor:

 NW Railway, Ajmer

 

Duration

(c) 02 Months

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 4.9 Lakhs (RN. P-00/2019 dated 23/7/2019)

 

 

 

2.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checking and Failure Study of OHR at Housing Board, Bhiwadi, 560 kL Capacity

 

Sponsor:

M/S WPIL Limited, Jaipur

 

Duration

01 Month

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 4.8 Lakhs (RN. P-00/2019 dated 22/3/2019)

 

 

 

3.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Experimental Investigation of Soil Bearing Capacity of Soils

 

Sponsor:

Public Health Engineering Department Suratgarh, Ganganagar, Rajasthan

 

Duration

1 Months

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 0.93 Lakhs (R.N. 8650 dated 11/12/2008)

 

 

 

4.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checks and Design of Elevated Water Tanks located at Suratgarh Military Station, Rajasthan

 

Sponsor:

 Suratgarh Military Station, Ganganagar, Rajasthan 

 

Duration

6 months

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 1.855 Lakhs (R. No. 10612 dated 23/1/2009)

 

 

 

5.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checking of Elevated Water Tank   located at Bhadra, Hanumangarh District, Rajasthan

 

Sponsor:

Public Health Engineering Department, Bhadra, Hanumangarh District, Rajasthan 

 

Duration

1 months

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 0.608 Lakhs (R. No. 4698 dated 25/8/2009)

 

 

 

6.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Design and Safety Checks of Box-Culvert at Noida

 

Sponsor:

Ahuja Builders (Engineers and Contractors), Noida, U.P.

 

Duration

3 Months

 

Grant Amount:

 0.75 Lakhs (R. No. 1311 dated 17/5/2010)

 

 

 

7.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checking of Elevated Water Tank located at Khetri, Jhunjhunu District, Rajasthan

 

Sponsor:

Public Health Engineering Department, Khetri, Jhunjhunu District, Rajasthan

 

Duration

1 months

 

Grant Amount:

 Rs. 0.56Lakhs (R. No. 8051 dated 02/11/2010

 

 

 

8.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checking and Rehabilitation of Crusher Foundation, Khetri Copper Plant,   Rajasthan

 

Sponsor:

Khetri Copper Plant,  Khetri, Rajasthan

 

Duration

1 Month

 

Grant Amount:

 Rs. 1.04 Lakhs

 

 

 

9.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

 Safety Checking of water Tanks of Ghatal and Ramoura Project, Milkapur, Nagalia, Rajasthan

 

Sponsor:

WPIL Ltd. And PROTECH Consultancy, Engineers

 

Duration

3 Month

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 1.49 Lakhs

 

 

 

10.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

 StaadPro Design Checks   

 

Sponsor:

 WPIL Ltd. And PROTECH Consultancy Engineers

 

Duration

1 Month 

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 1.5 Lakhs  

 

 

 

11.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety checking of Water Tanks

 

Sponsor:

WPIL Ltd., Jaipur

 

Duration

1 Months

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 112500/- Ref. 14/9/2017)

 

 

 

12.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checking of OHR

 

Sponsor:

WPIL Ltd., Jaipur

 

Duration

1 Month

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 88903 (Ref. 14/1/2017)

 

 

 

13.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checking and Design of Water Tanks

 

Sponsor:

WPIL Ltd., Jaipur

 

Duration

1 Month

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 150,000/- (Ref. 24/7/2019)

 

 

 

14.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Design of Foundation for Crusher

 

Sponsor:

 Khetri Copper

 

Duration

1 Month

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 140073/- (Ref. 24/8/2016)

 

 

 

15.

Project Status:

Completed

 

As:

PI

 

Title:

Safety Checking of OHR

 

Sponsor:

WPIL Ltd., Jaipur

 

Duration

1 Month

 

Grant Amount:

Rs. 45500/- (Ref. 31/8/2018)

 
  Awards & Accolades
 Awarded Best Paper Award  by The Indian Concrete Journal for the Year 2020.
 Selected as one of the members of eminent Group of Faculty members of Construction Industry Development Council (CIDC) Academy of Construction Engineering (CACE), an Apex Body of Niti Ayog, Government of India)
 Awarded as the "Best Academician of the Year -2020" by the honourable Governor of Rajasthan,  Shree Kalraj Mishra at the “Eminent Engineers Award event’ organized by Institution of Engineers (India) at Rajasthan State Center, Jaipur on Engineers Day (15thSeptember, 2020during its Centenary Celebrations.
 Selected for “Bharat Shiksha Gaurav Puraskar” and Certifucate of Excellence by KTK Outstanding Achievers and Education Foundation, New Delhi, email dated 8th Feb., 2021
 Honoured to deliver Invited Video Lecture at Indian Construction Week (ICW 2020) held at Delhi  on 2nd December, 2020, and organized by Construction Industry Development Council (CIDC) an Apex body established by NITI Ayog, Government of India.
 Appointed as Coodrnator of International Webinar on "Smart Cities: Beyond the Pandemics" by Director, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus. The event was held during July 10-11, 2020 at BITS Pilani, Pilani campus.
 Selected as Member of Sectional Committee as Reviewer of MHRD Scheme on Global Initiative on Academic Network (GIAN) January 01, 2020.
 Invited by Provost, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland for Faculty Appraisal at the level of Professor, Nov. 2019
 Appointed as committee member of Research Advisory Committee for PhD students of NIRMA University, Ahmedabad, Gujrat, 2019.
 Appointed as Editorial Board Member of Enliven: International Journal of Advances in Civil Engineering 2019
 Invited to Conduct Interview on 21st July at UPSC, New Delhi for Lecturers
 Appointed as committee member for Campus Level Faculty Appraisal Committee, BITS Pilani, Feb, 2019
 Serving as a Committee Member for Campus Level appointment for Non-tenured faculty members, BITS Pilani.
Acted as Moderator for Rajasthan Public Service Commission, 2019
 Appointed as  Research Advisory Committee Member  for PhD students Civil Engineering Department of NIRMA University, Ahemedabad, Gujrat, India
 Invited to Conduct Interview on 21st July at UPSC, New Delhi for Lecturers
 Appointed as committee member for Campus Level Faculty Appraisal Committee, BITS Pilani, Feb, 2019
 Served as a Committee Member for Campus Level appointment for Non-tenured faculty members, BITS Pilani.
 Appointed as Chartered Engineer (INDIA) by Institution of Engineers on June 12, 2018;  License Number:007471
 Chartered Engineer (INDIA) Since June 2018;
 Fellow of Institution of Engineers (FIE)
 Evaluator of Technical Institution by National Accredition Board (NAB) on May 17, 2018
 Appointed as Chief Editor of STM Journal of Structural Engineering and Management
 Associate Member of ACI 440 Committee        
  Appointed as Editorial Board Member of Journal of Polymer Science and Engineering, March 02, 2018.
 Biographical note has been included in Asia Pacific Who’s Who (Vol. XIV), Publisher: Rifacimento International, Ansari Road, Daryaganj, New Delhi 11002,  May 05, 2016.
 Acted as Expert Advisory Committee for DST Rajatsthan (Jaipur) Projects funding in Civil Engineering Discipline on 29th January 2016.
 Member of American Society for Civil Engineer
 National Merit Scholarship, NIT Warangal, 1981-1985.
 Q.I.P. Fellowship, IIT Kanpur, 1993-1996.
Acted as an Advisor to UPSC New Delhi for Conducting Personality Test of       Engineering  Services Examinations Candidate (May 6-10, 2013).
Biographical-note has been included in Emerald Who's Who in Asia, Vol-II, (Ref#. RI/EWWA- PH/2015 dated 5/8/2015).
Editor of IJEE (International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering)
Honored as Guest of Honor at Short Term Training Programme (STTP) on Computational and  Experimental Methods for Advance Research in Composites, MNIT Jaipur, June 12-16, 2013.  
Invited as an Expert Committee Member for Comments on Honey Combing of Vivekanand Lecture Theatre Complex at MNIT Jaipur along with Prof. Bishwajeet Bhattacharjee, Feb. 24, 2015.
Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education  (LM No. 1596)
Acted as an Advisor to UPSC New Delhi for Conducting Personality Test of Engineering Services Examinations Candidate (January 13-17, 2014).
Biographical note included in Famous India: Nation’s  Who’s Who, 2015.
Editorial Board Member of Journal of Korean Society of Civil Engineers
Honored as Chief Guest at 3rd National Conference on Recent Trends in Concrete Composites for Structural Systems (RTCCSS-09), Erode, Tamilnadu, India, April 03, 2009.
Honored as Guest of Honor at Seminar on Mitigation of Seismic Effects on Infrastructure Projects, Sponsored by UGC, New Delhi, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, March 30, 2015.
Integrated Scholarship, GIC Ballia, 1977-1981.
Life Member of Indian Concrete Institute (LM No. 8608)
Manchester WHO’S WHO, 2004-2005
Nominated as Expert member of BIS committee for test methods on fibre reinforced cementitious composites
Professional Civil Engineer (PE), Michigan, USA  (No.1318708, Permanent ID.6201051470)
Selected (on June 20, 2013) as Editorial Board Member of Journal of “Civil Engineering and Architecture”, published by Lublin University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture
Appointed as Program Coordinator UGC-SAP (DRS-I) from April 2012-March 2017.
Appointed as Vice-Chairman of   CAFET Innova Technical Society CITS India Council, 2009.
Appointed as Chairman of CITS, Rajasthan, Since Nov. 2010
Biographical-note has been included in Asian American Who’s Who (Vol. VII), 2015.
Junior Research Fellowship, MNNIT Allahabad, 1987-1988.
Postdoctoral Fellowship, LTU, Michigan, USA, 1999-2004.
Received The Best Paper Award at ACEE2015, Penang, Malaysia on 29th July, 2015.
Selected for inclusion in the 8th edition of Asian Admirable Achievers, RIFACIMENTO INTERNATIONAL, Editor  Ravi Bushan, New Delhi, India, 2015.  
UGC Nominee for expert member of UGC-DRS (SAP) Advisory Committee of Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam for 2012-2017.

 

Laboratory Development:  

Developed Structural, Computer, and Concrete Labs from the funds received from DST, CSIR, UGC, and KK Birla Academy Projects.

The mains equipments purchased are

(1) Two computing work stations

(2) Data Acquisition Systems

(3) Load cells

(4) Pre-stressing Equipments 

(5) Viscometer

(6) GIS Imagery system

(7) ABAQUS perpetual license

 (8) Purchase of cement motor mixers and

(9) Color printers 2Nos.

In addition to the above, Structural Research Facilities will be upgraded under supervision of the PI for dynamic testing facility, Dynamic UTM and Servo hydraulic Load frame system.

 

Courses Taught at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan, INDIA since August 2005 till date:

  1. Advance Composite Materials for Structures (Analysis and Design; CE G 533): PG course
  2. Mechanics of Solids (ES C 221):    UG Course
  3. Prestressed Concrete Structures (CE G614): PG Course
  4. Earthquake Engineering ( CE G 615): PG Course
  5. Design of Steel Structures: CE C381: UG Course
  6. Design of Concrete Structures: CE C383: UG Course
  7. Analysis of Structures: CE C241: UG Course
  8. Advance Structural Analysis CE G617: PG Course
  9. Theory of Elasticity and Plasticity, CE G641: PG Course
  10. Finite Element Analysis, CE G619: PG Course

 

Courses Taught at Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan, USA (from November 2001-2004):

 

  1. Stability of Structures (PG Level)
  2. Advance Composite Materials for Structures (PG Level)

Courses taught by me at NIT Warangal (October 2004 to July 2005) as Instructor-in-Charge

 

  1. Mechanics of Materials
  2. Advance Structural Design

 

Courses taught by me at MNNIT Allahabad (September 1988 till November 1999) as Instructor-in-Charge

 

  1. Strength of Material  (UG Level)
  2. Structural Analysis I and II (UG Level)
  3. Engineering System Design (UG Level)
  4. Material Science (UG Level)
  5. Reliability Analysis (UG Level)
  6. Experimental Stress Analysis (PG Level)
  7. Theory of Elasticity (PG Level)
  8. Theory of Elastic Stability of Structures (PG Level)
  9. Theory of Plates and Shells (PG Level)

 

B. Tech Projects/First Degree Thesis Supervised and PP-II Master projects at BITS Pilani

 

(1) Study Oriented Projects:   3 (First Semester, 2006-2007)

(2) Computer Oriented Projects: 6 (Second Semester, 2006-2007)

(3) Special Projects: 1 (Second Semester 2007-2008)

(4) PP-II projects: 4 (2006-2007)

(5) Study Oriented Projects: 6 (August 2007-Dec. 2007)

(6) PP-II: 2   (August 2007-Dec. 2007: First Semester)

(7) Computer Oriented Projects: 4 (Jan. 2008- May 2008; Second Semester)

(8) Lab Oriented Projects: 2 (Jan. 2008- May 2008; Second Semester)

(9) Study Oriented Projects: 7 (First Semester, 2008-2009)

(10) PP-II: 2 (First Semester, 2008-2009)

 (11) Study Oriented Projects and COP: 8 (IInd Semester, 2008-2009)

(12) PP-II: 1 (IInd Semester, 2008-2009)

(13) pp- II 4 (I semester, 2009-2010)

(14) Study Oriented Projects and COP: 2 (I semester 2009-2010)

(15) Study Oriented Projects and COP: 10 (II semester 2009-2010)

(16) Study Oriented Project (3 Nos.) and COP (2 Nos.): 5 (Ist Semester, 2010-11)

(17) Lab Oriented Projects: 9    (Ist Semester, 2010-11)

(18) PP-II: 4 Students worked on manufacturing and testing of FRP Composite Panels (Ist Semester, 2010-11)

(19) Lab Oriented Projects: 7 (IInd Semester, 2010-11)

(20) Computer Oriented Projects: 2 (IInd Semester, 2010-11)

(21) First Degree Thesis: 5 (IInd Semester, 2010-11)

(22) Lab Oriented Project: 4 (Ist Semester 2011-12)

(23) Lab oriented Project: 7 (2nd Semester, 2011-12)

(24) Study Oriented Project: 1(2nd Semester, 2011-12)

(25) PP-II, Higher Degree: 4 (2nd Semester, 2011-12)

(26) Research Practice for Higher degree: 2 (2nd Semester, 2011-12)

(27) First Degree Thesis: 2 (1st Semester, 2012-13)

(28) Higher Degree Thesis: 4 (1st Semester, 2012-13)

(29) Higher Degree Thesis: 5 (2nd Semester, 2012-13)

(30) First Degree Thesis: 01 (2nd Semester, 2012-13)

(32) Study Oriented Project: 02 (2nd Semester, 2012-13)

(33) Lab Oriented Project: 10 (2nd Semester, 2012-2013)

(34) Study on Special Topic: 01 Ph.D. student (2nd Semester, 2012-2013)

(35) BITS G540: Research Practice: 03 Higher degree Students (2nd Semester, 2012-13)

    (36) Lab Oriented Project: 08 (Ist Semester 2013-2014)

    (37) First Degree Thesis: 01 (Ist Semester 2013-14)

   (38) Lab Oriented Project: 04 (IInd Semester 2013-14)

    (39) Study Oriented Project: 03 (IInd Semester 2013-14)

    (40) Special Project: 01 (IInd Semester 2013-14)

    (41) Lab Oriented Project: 06 (Ist Semester 2014-15)

    (42) Study and Design Oriented Project: 04 (3+1) (Ist Semester 2014-15)

    (43) First Degree Thesis: 02 (Ist  Semester 2014-15)

    (44) Study and Lab Oriented Projects :10 (2nd Semester 2014-15)

    (45) First Degree Thesis : 04 (2nd Semester 2014-15)

    (46) Higher Degree Thesis: 03 (2nd Semester 2014-15)

    (47) Study Oriented/Design Project/ Lab Oriented Project: 10 (2nd Semester, 2014-15)

    (48) Study Oriented Project: 03 (Ist Semester 2015-16)

    (49) Lab Oriented Project : 04 (Ist Semester 2015-16)

    (50) Design Oriented Project: 04 (Ist Semester 2015-16)

    (51) Study Oriented Project: 02   (IInd Semester, 2015-16)

(52)                       Design Oriented Project: 03   (IInd Semester, 2015-16)

(53)                       Lab Oriented Project: 02   (IInd Semester, 2015-16)

(54)                       Research Practice: 03 (IInd Semester, 2015-16)

(55)                       Study Oriented Project: 04   (Ist Semester, 2016-17)

(56)                       HD Thesis : 01 (2nd Semester 2016-17)

(57)                       Research Practices: 02 (2nd Semester, 2016-17)

(58)                       Study oriented project: 02 (2nd Semester, 2016-17):

(59)                       Study Oriented Project: 02 (1st Semester, 2017-18)

(60)                       Design Oriented Project:01 (1st Semester, 2017-18)

(61)                       First Degree Thesis: 02 (1st Semester, 2017-18)

(62)                       Study Oriented Project: 02 (2nd Semester, 2017-18)

(63)                       Lab Oriented Project: 03    (2nd Semester, 2017-18)

(64)                       Higher Degree Research Practice: 04 (2nd Semester, 2017-18)

(65)                       Design Oriented Project: 03 (First Semester, 2018-19)

(66)                       Study Oriented Project: 02 (First Semester, 2018-19)

(67)                       Study Oriented Project:05 (2nd Semester, 2018-19)

(68)                       Research Practices: 03 (2nd Semester, 2018-19)

(69)                       First Degree Thesis: 02 (2nd Semester, 2018-19)

(70)                       Study Oriented Project:03 (1st Semester, 2019-20)

(71)                       Study Oriented Project:03 (1st  Semester, 2020-21)

(72)                       First Degree Thesis: 01 (1st Semester, 2020-21)

(73)                       Study Oriented Project: 01  (2nd Semester, 2020-21)

      (74)                       First Degree Thesis: 01  (2nd Semester, 2020-21) 
      (75) Redaing Course  for Higher Degree students: 03 (1st Semester, 2021-22) 

 

  

 

 

 

Institutional Activities related to Work Integrated Learning Program and Practice School (PS)

 1.      Developed a Higher Degree Course on “Structural Health Assessment and Rehabilitation” for Goa-PWD Engineers for specialization in Master of Technology in Structural Engineering.

2.      Member of Selection Committee for Ph.D. students under UGC Basic Science Research (BSR) Scheme for Civil Engineering Department.

3.      Part of the panel in selecting the student co-instructors for PS-1 programme

2.      Evaluation of PS-II reports related to civil engineering discipline

3.      Helped in assessing the students’ project quality

4.      Identifying the suitable faculty for PS-II programme

5.      Helping for possible collaboration with Gammon India.

6.      Helped in preparation of structuring the syllabus for B.S, Program for MAYTAS & other off-campus programme.

7.      Helped in opening the PS-II station at KEC International

8.      Helped in Opening PS-II station in Punj-Lyoed

 

Other Activities Involved in at BITS Pilani:

  1. Acted as Advisor to Rajasthan Public Service Commission for Recruitment of Assistant Engineers (PWD, Water Resource Engineering, and PHED) during September 9-10, 2021.
  2. Workshop on AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL)  proposed by me  got sanctioned by AICTE for conducting the training program during July 25-29, 2021.
  3. Organized Online Workshop on BITS-DRDO Collaborative Interaction on April 24,2021 at BITS Pilani.
  4. Organized  Online Workshop on BITS-DRDO  Collaborative Interaction, March 20, 2021 at BITS Pilani.
  5. Organized  DRDO, New Delhi and BITS Pilani Workshop as one of the Coordinators
  6. Organized an International Webinar on “Smart Cities: beyond the Pandemics,” July 10-11, 2020 at BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus (Role: Coordinator).
  7. Attended Army Technology Seminar on 23rd December 2019 at Monekshaw Centre, New Delhi and presented the Collaborative Technology Development Project on “Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Lightweight Shelters for High- Altitude Areas,”(IIT Delhi is Collaborative Partner).
  8. Delivered Keynote Lecture on 18th November 2019 at NIT Surathkal, Karnatka at One week Faculty Development Program organized under TEQIP.
  9. Acted as Coordinator for BITSAT duty at Lucknow-I Centrer, May 17-24, 2019
  10. Conducted PhD Viva-Voce Examination at NIT Warangal on April 08, 2019.
  11. Delivered Keynote Lecture at UKIERI Concrete Congress at NIT Jalandhar, March 5-8, 2019.
  12. Chaired a session at UKIERI Concrete Congress at NIT Jalandhar, Mach 5-8, 2019
  13. Conducted interview for selection of faculty members at Sobhasaria Group of Institutions, Gokulpura, Sikar on June 10, 2018.
  14. Attended Orientation workshop on Outcome Based Education, organized by NBA, New Delhi on May 28, 2018.
  15. Delivered invited lecture at SVNIT Surat on Structural Application of ECC for Masonry Structures, May 10, 2018.
  16. Conducted PhD Viva-Voce examination of Mulay Sachin Balkrishna (D12AM002) at SVNIT Surat as PhD Examiner, 10th May, 2018.
  17. Acted as Resource Person for Intensive Teaching Workshop, Part-II on April 9 &16, 2018 at BITS Pilani
  18. Delivered 4.5 Hours lecture at Symposium organized by Team Moments of Civil Engineering Association of NIT Tiruchirappaly, Tamilnadu on March 17, 2018.
  19. Organized 2nd International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structures, and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE 2018) as Organizing Chairman at BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus during Feb. 26-28, 2018.
  20. Delivered an Invited Keynote Lecture on Structural Application of ECC materials at NITK, Surathakal at National Workshop on Design and Development of Sustainable Concrete in the Era of Global Warming, January 09, 2017.
  21. Chaired a Session at 60th Congress of Indian Society for Theoretical and Appled Mechanics (ISTAM) held at MNIT Jaipur on 19th December, 2015.
  22. Delivered an Invited Lecture on “Study of Structural Response of FRP-I Girders,” at 60th Congress of Indian Society for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM), MNIT Jaipur, December 19, 2015.
  23. Participated as Panel Member at BITS Pilani on Civil Infrastructure Convention: An Academia-Industry-Public Collaboration, April 25, 2015.
  24. Delivered keynote Lecture as Guest of Honors on Development and Innovative Applications of FRP Materials for Concrete Structures, at Seminar on Mitigation of Seismic Effects on Infrastructure Projects, Department of Civil Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, March 30, 2015.
  25. Nominated as Expert member of BIS committee for test methods on fibre reinforced cementitious composites, 2013.
  26. UGC Nominee for expert member of UGC-DRS (SAP) Advisory Committee of Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam.
  27. Appointed as Program Co-ordinator UGC-SAP (DRS-I) from April 2012-March 2017.
  28. Member of Committee for Revamping Research Board of BITS Pilani, December 2011-till date.
  29. Represented BITS Pilani on committee of Ireland-India Concrete Research Initiatives (IICRI) at New Delhi, December 16, 2011.
  30. Attended UKIERI Meeting at New Delhi on 16th December, 2011.
  31. Curriculum Re-design: Consensus Meeting of Heads Agenda, BITS Pilani, May 13-14, 2011.
  32. Attended workshop on Goal Setting (Teaching, Research and Institutional Contribution), Organized by Mr. Kris Ramchandran and Mr. Paras Kaushik, BITS Pilani, 13th April, 2011.
  33. Attended UKIERI Concrete Congress meeting at IIT Delhi on 23rd November 2010.
  34. Visited NIT Warangal for UGC Research Project Collaboration and data gathering
  35. Convener of Curriculum Benchmarking for Civil Engineering Group of BITS Pilani (Pilani and Hyderabad Campus)
  36. Member of Doctoral Advisory Committee of Mr. Raj V. N. N. Ponnaluri (2006 PHXF429).
  37. Actively participating in developing MoU between Kumamoto University, Japan and BITS Pilani, India.
  38. Chaired a Panel Discussion on “Concrete for Sustainable Infrastructure” at GNDEC, Punjab, Ludhiana at UKIERI Research Seminar held on 17th Feb., 2010.
  39. Presented UKIERI Progress Report at NIT Jalandhar, Feb. 16, 2010 and presented a Technical paper on “Advance Composites for Sustainable Concrete Infrastructures” at UKIERI Research Seminar held at GNDEC, Ludhiana on Feb. 17, 2010.
  40. Committee member of Construction activities at BITS, Pilani (New Research Building)
  41. Editor of IJEE (International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering)
  42. Presented UKIERI Progress Report and Attended Series of UKIERI Meetings at University of Dundee Scotland, and Leicester, UK, July 5-10, 2009.
  43. Honored as Chief Guest at 3rd National Conference on Recent Trends in Concrete Composites for Structural Systems (RTCCSS-09), Erode, Tamilnadu, India, April 03, 2009.
  44.  Appointed as Vice-Chairman of   CAFET Innova Technical Society CITS India Council, 2009.
  45. Organized UKIERI-Research Workshop and Network Concrete Meetings  at BITS Pilani, Feb. 16-18, 2009.
  46. Appointed as a General Secretary of Network Concrete
  47. Acted as a Link-Coordinator for University of Dundee (UK) and BITS Pilani (India).
  48. Played the leading role in preparing and winning the two UKIERI projects a joint venture of University of Dundee and a Consortium of six Indian Universities.
  49. Conducted Campus Interview for Faculty Recruitment at IIT Delhi along with Prof. Ravi Prakash, Prof. B.V. Babu, and Prof. Suman Kapoor.
  50. Member of recruitment committee for the selection of Project Engineer for BITS Hyderabad along with Prof. K.E. Raman, Prof. V.S. Rao, Prof. B.V. Babu, Prof. H.S. Moondra, Prof. Rajiv Gupta, etc.
  51. Attended the meeting with Engineer India Limited, New Delhi for approval of resource materials  for training of EIL Engineers, March 17, 2007  (with Prof. Regalla)
  52. Delivered invited lectures for training of the engineers of Engineers India Ltd. June-July, 2007.
  53. Examiner of Ph.D. Thesis of Dr. Manish Kewal Ramani, Conducted viva-voce on March 19, 2007.
  54. Organizing faculty member of ITW, 2005-2006.
  55. Participated in Ph.D. Qualifying Examinations.
  56. Participated as Question Paper Setter for BITSAT for the Higher Degree.   
  57. Examined the Higher Degree Dissertation Thesis.
  58. Participated in meeting with Chief Engineer Haryana PWD at New Delhi for possible MoU regarding third party quality assurance checks along with Dr. A.P. Singh and Dr. Vinayak Rao.
  59. Involved in Consultancy activities in Civil Engg. Group such as Water tank safety checks, Safe Bearing Capacity of Soils, and Concrete Cube Tests, etc.
  60. Member of Senate at BITS Pilani
  61. Member of Research Board at BITS Pilani
  62. Other routine group activities as Group Leader
  63. Delivered Invited Keynote lectures at MAST-07 at NIT Warangal, Dec. 15, 2007.
  64. Delivered Invited Keynote lectures at MNIT Jaipur, Dec. 22, 2007.
  65. Chaired a conference session (MAST-07) at NIT Warangal, Dec. 15, 2007.
  66. Participated in panel for changes in the Civil Engineering Course Curriculum at NIT Warangal, Dec. 15, 2007.
  67. Chairman of organizing Committee for Inaugural Network Concrete Seminar, New Delhi, Feb. 27, 2008.
  68. Evaluated PS reports and Master’s Thesis
  69. Reviewed four Books
  70. Developed Structural and Concrete Labs of Civil Engg. Group from the funds received from DST, CSIR, UGC, and KK Birla Academy projects.
  71. Developed a new course No. CE G533 (Advance Composite Material for Structures).
  72. Upgraded the course No. CE C381 (Design of Steel Structures) from the working stress method of design to Limit State method of design to be consistent with revised IS: 800
  73. Visited UK for series of UKIERI (UK – India Educational Initiatives) meetings at University of Dundee, Scotland, UK during July 6-16, 2008 as Indian Team Leader.
  74. Made Industrial Visits at Birmingham, Nottingham, UK on 14-15 July, 2008.

 

 Professional Associations:

 

  • Chartered Engineer (INDIA), No. 007471
  • Fellow of Institution of Engineers of India, No. F-118440-3
  • Associate member of ACI Committee 440: Fiber Reinforced Polymer and Prestressed Concrete
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) of the State of Michigan by Examination April 2004, USA (License No. 6201051470)
  • Biographical candidate of Manchester Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals and for inclusion in the upcoming 2004/2005 Honors Edition of the registry.
  • Member of American Concrete Institute
  • Member of American Association of Civil Engineers
  • International Fellow Toastmaster
  • Member of Indian Society for Technical Education   (MISTE) Registration No. LM 1596
  • Member of Indian Concrete Institute (ICI) Registration No. 8608. 

 

 

 

Awards and Fellowships:

Duration

Nature of Scholarship/Fellowship

Nov. 1999- July 2003

Postdoctoral fellowship

1993-1996

QIP Fellowship

1987-1989

Junior Research Fellowship

1981-1985

National Scholarship

1975-1981

Integrated Scholarship

 

 

 

Institute Representation:

 

Representated MNREC Allahabad at BHEL, Hardwar for Institute-Industry Interaction Cell in 1991.

Special Training Programs Undertaken

 

 1.          Fully participated and delivered four special lectures in Short Term Training Program on Structural Steel Design, Organized by Institute for Steel Development & Growth Kolkatta and Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi Jointly with NIT Warangal (Deemed University) in Association with & Sponsored by Ministry of Steel, Steel Authority of India Ltd., Tata Steel., November 29-December 04, 2004. 

2.          Successfully completed the workshop on “How to Teach Creativity and Innovation in Technical and Professional Programs,” Conducted by the Educational Innovation Collaborative on May 13, 2004 at Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan, USA.

?           successfully completed the workshop on Faculty Professional Development Day conducted by the Educational Innovation Collaborative on the 8th day of January, 2004, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan, USA.

?           Finite element analysis using Hypermesh and Nastran at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA

?        A Training Program on Human Resource Planning for Education Sector, Institute of Applied Manpower Research, New Delhi, INDIA, December, 1997.

?        A Workshop on Management Information System (MIS), M.N.R.E.C. Allahabad, INDIA, November, 1997.

?        A workshop on Intellectual Property Rights at Indian Institute of Sciences Bangalore, India, July, 1997.

?        Winter School on Computer Aided Analysis and Design, M.N.R. Engg. College Allahabad, INDIA, Dec. 1991.

 

 

 

PROJECTS AND THESIS SUPERVISION

(A)   Ph.D. Thesis Supervised

1.      Dinesh Kumar, “Study of Failure and Stability of Laminated Composite Plates with Cutouts,” BITS Pilani, Pilani, Rajasthan, (Successfully Defended, 2011).

            Funding Agency: CSIR, New Delhi and KK Birla Academy

2.      S. Madappa, “Response and Micromechanics Based Design of Engineered Cementitious Composite Structures,” BITS Pilani, (Successfully Defended on December 29, 2012).

Funding Agency: DST, New Delhi.

3.      Gregory, Chukwuemeka Ezeokpube, “Finite Strip Analysis of Continuous Box Girders Bridges Including the Effects of Shear Deformation,” Visiting Ph.D. Research Scholar from University of Nigeria, 2011-2012.

4.      Himanshu Chawla, “Study of Structural Response and Strengths of Thin-walled FRP Composite Girders,” BITS Pilani, (Defended his PhD thesis on July 7, 2018)

Funding Agency: UGC New Delhi. 

5.      Pankaj Munjal, “Development and Usage of Innovative Ductile Composite Materials for Repair and Retrofitting of Concrete and Masonry Structures,” BITS Plani, ( defended his PhD on July 27, 2018)

Funding Agency: DST New Delhi, and ABG.

6.      Shaik Hussain, “Investigation of the Effect of Carbonation on the Properties of Concrete,” BITS Plani, Co-Supervisor(Successfully defended his PhD thesis on July 9, 2018)

Funding Agency: DST New Delhi. 

7.      Sudhir, V., “Postbuckling Response, failure, and strength of functionally graded composite material plates,” (Successfully defended his thesis on October 09, 2021).

Funding Agency: CSIR New Delhi

             8.      Pulleti Siva Sankar, “Postbuckling Response, Failure and Strength of Natural Fiber Based Functionally 
                                                    Graded Composite Plates, (In Progress)

      Funding Agency: CSIR New Delhi

 9.      Ankit Singh Mehra, “ Study of Response of FRP-Concrete Composite Beams”. (In Progress)

       Funding Agency: BITS Pilani

 10. Naveen Singh Thakur, “Study of Material Characteristics of Sustainable Self-cleaning Concrete.   (Part-time Student)  (In Progress)

      Funding Agency: Part time student from Sobhasaria Group of Institutions 

 

 

(B)Master of Engineering Thesis/Dissertations Supervised

 

  1. Fabrication, Failure, and Strength of Carbon Composite Twisted Cable Strands and Stirrups, Master’s Project, supervised at Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan, USA, May 2000.

 Candidate Name: Ashraf Gendy

  1. Determination of elastic critical loads of multistory frames by conjugate method, M.S., Thesis, Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad, India, April, 1999.

Candidate Name: S. Pandey

  1. Effect of boundary conditions on response and strength of symmetric laminates under bi-axial compression, M.S. Thesis, Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad, India, April, 1999.

Candidate Name: Alok Pandey

  1. Nonlinear response and strength of laminates under transverse loads, M.S. Thesis. Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad, India, August, 1998.

Candidate Name: Pushkar Nath

  1. Response and strength of laminated coupons subjected to in-plane bending loads, M.S. Thesis, Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad, India, and March, 1998.

Candidate Name: Srikanth, S.

  1. Strength of symmetrically laminated coupons under tension, M.S. Thesis, Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad, India, March, 1998.

Candidate Name: Akhilesh Singh

  1. Effect of load parameters and rest time after application of single overload cycle on fatigue life, M.S. Thesis, Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad, India, May, 1993.

Candidate Name: Kamlesh Kumar Singh

  1. Torsional Behavior of Ferrocement box-beam: A simplified Theoretical Approach, NIT Warangal, (Andhra Pradesh), 2005.

Candidate Name: Vikash

  1. Design Approach of NSM FRP Reinforcement for Strengthening of R.C. Beams, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), 2005.

Candidate Name: Manish R. Kondekar

  1. Design and Response of CFRP (carbon fiber reinforced polymer) prestressed I-Section Bridge Girders, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), December, 2006.

Candidate Name: S. Madappa

11. Experimental Investigation of Flexural and Shear Response of SCC Beams, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), May 2007.

Candidate Name: Vedula V. Ramana Murty

12. Torsional Behavior of FRP Strengthened of R. C. beam,   BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), Dec., 2007.

Candidate Name: Kamal Kumar Sharma

13. Nonlinear Response and Failure of Laminated Composite Plates under In-Plane Bending Loads, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), Dec. 2007.

Candidate Name: Surendra Madhao Tople

14.  Design and Dynamic Analysis of Composite Pipe with Manufacturing Perspective, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), May. 2008.

Candidate Name: Sandeep Lingampally* (This candidate belongs to Mechanical Engg. Group other master students belong to Civil Engg. Group).

15.  Seismic Response of Piping System, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), May 2008.

            Candidate Name: V. V. Kamalakar

16. Analysis and Design of FRP Reinforced ECC Beams in Flexure and Shear, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), May 2008.

Candidate Name: Rohit Kumar Yadav

17. Post buckling Behavior of FRP Laminate Plates with Cutouts, BITS Pilani, (Rajasthan), December 2009.

Candidate Name: S. Anitha Priya Dharshani

 

18. Flexural and Shear Response of Engineered Cementitious Composites (ECC) Beams Cast with PVA Fibers, June 2010.

 

Candidate Name:   Deepak Munichakkravarthy M.

 

19.  Effect of Layer Thickness and Length of Plastic Hinge of PVA-ECC on the Behaviour of Ordinary Steel Reinforced Beams, June 2010.

 

Candidate Name:   Mikhil Gajjar

     

20. Failure and Strength of FRP Composite Panels under In-plane Shear Load: An Experimental Study, May 2011.

Candidate Name: Zafar Mahmood

 

21. Dynamic Characteristics of Laminated Composite Plates,: An Experimental Study, December, 2012. Candidate Name: Himanshu Chawla

 

22.  Development of Innovative Ductile FRP Systems for Rehabilitation of Masonry Structures, December, 2012.

Candidate Name: Mukund Lahoti

 

23.   Application of Element Free Galerkin Methods to Solid Mechanics, December 2012.

Candidate Name: B. Rahgvenrda (2010H106434P)

 

24. Hygrothermomechanical Response of a Laminated Composite Beam, December, 2012.

Candidate Name: Gaurav Watts (2010H106432P)

 

25.    The Study of Flexural Response of Laminated Flanged Sections Beams, May 2013.  

Candidate Name: Pankaj Munjal (2011H143010H)

 

26.    Finite Element Analysis of Timoshenko Beam made of Functionally Graded Materials,

       Candidate Name: Shambhu Singh ( 2011H141085P)

 

27.    The Study of Flexural Response of FRP Strengthened Masonry Structures,

        Candidate Name: Thammishetti Nikesh (2011H143038P)

 

28.    The Study of Postbuckling Behaviour of Composite Plate under In-Plane Bi-axial Compression,

        Candidate Name:   Digambar S. Killedar (2011H141086P)

 

29.    Structural Properties of Sustainable Concrete made with Industrial Waste Products,

Candidate Name: N. Mahalaksmi (2011H143033P)

 

30.    Influence of Boundary Condition on the Lateral Torsional Buckling of Thin-Walled FRP Girders,

Candidate Name: Prashant Kumar Jha (2012H143089P)

 

31.       Study of FRP Prestressed Bridge Girders, 

Candidate Name: Ameen Syed (2012H143086P)      

 

32.                Response of FRP Strengthened Masonry Structures under Blast Loading

           Candidate Name: Aditi Chauhan (2013H143059P)

                                                       

33.                Mechanical Characteristization of Functionally Graded Composites

            Candidate Name: Ranjitha B.   (2013H143055P)

 

34.                  Flexural Response of Sandwich Masonry Beams

             Candidate Name: Richa Patil   (2013H144042P)

 

35.                Messscale Modelling of Concrete and Impact Echo Analysis-Wave Interaction and Parametric Analysis

Candidate Name: P. V. Ponambala Moorthi (2014H144044P)

36.          Postbuckling Response, failure and strength of Functionally Graded Composite Plate

      Candiate Name: Abhishek Peri (2014H143051P)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Patents Filed in India

 

(1)    India – Patent Application No.: 201711014300  (Inventors: S. B. Singh and  Pankaj Munjal)

         

            Date of filing: April 21, 2017  , Date of Publication: 26/10/2018; Patent No. 43/2018       

            Title – “SYSTEM AND METHOD OF REINFORCEMENT OF MASONRY STRUCTURES WITH FRP   

              LAMINATES”

 

     (2)  India – Patent Application No.: 201711014301    (Inventors: S. B. Singh and Pankaj Munjal)

         Date of filing : April 21, 2017 ; Date of Publication: 26/10/2018; Patent No. 43/2018        

        Title – “SYSTEM AND METHOD OF REINFORCEMENT OF MASONRY STRUCTURES WITH DFRCC

                  SHEETS”

 

(3)    India- Patent Application No.: 202011006637  (Inventors: S. B. Singh, Himanshu Chawla, and Sudhir Vummadisetti); date of Filing: 15/2/2020

Title:   A LOADING TEST APPARATUS AND METHOD THEREOF

 

 

 

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS


I. Books:/

1.     Analysis and Design of FRP Reinforced Concrete Structures,” McGraw-Hill Education Pvt. Ltd., New York, USA, 2015, 323 pp. (ISBN#978-0-007- 84789-6,MHID 0-07-184789-8)

2.     Analysis and Design of FRP Reinforced Concrete Structures,” McGraw-Hill Education Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2014, 323 pp.     (ISBN-13:978-1-25-905890-5; ISBN-10:1-25-905890-5)

3.     Analysis of Statically Indeterminate Structures,” Online Course, Sponsored by MHRD, New Delhi, 2016.

4.     Edited Book#1:  "Advances in Concrete, Structural, and Geotechnical Engineering," Bloomsbury India, New Delhi, (ISBN:978-93-87471-69-6), 2018.

5.     Edited Book#2:“Emerging Trends of Advance Composite Materials in Structural Applications,” Springer Nature, Singapore, (ISBN: 978-981-16-1688-4), 2021.

 

  II. Book Chapters:

  1. S. B. Singh, Himanshu Chawla, Sudhir Vummadisetti, “Experimental and Analytical Studies of Failure Characteristics of FRP Connections,” Recent Advances in Structural Engineering, Springer, Vol. 2, Book Chapter #324-2076- 1-SP ( Editors: Dr. A. Rama Mohan Rao and Dr. K. Ramanjaneyulu), 2018.
  2. Pankaj Munjal and S. B. Singh,”Mechanical Properties of PVA and Polyester Fibers Based Engineered Cementitious Composites,” Recent Advances in Structural Engineering, Springer, Vol. 1, Book Chapter # 248-2099- 1-SP ( Editors: Dr. A. Rama Mohan Rao and Dr. K. Ramanjaneyulu).
  3. Mounika Kondreddy, Madappa Vr Sivasubramanian and S. B. Singh, "Finite Element Model Updation using Ambient Vibration Test and Operational Model Analysis of Steel Structures," Advances in Concrete, Structural & Geotechnical Engineering," Bloomsbury India, New Delhi, ISBN:978-93-87471-69-6, pp.412-415, 2018.
  4. Sudhir,  Vummadisetti, Himanshu Chawla, and S. B. Singh, "On the effects of Imperfection and Cutout on Dynamic Response of Composite Plates,"Advances in Concrete, Structural & Geotechnical Engineering," Bloomsbury India, New Delhi, ISBN:978-93-87471-69-6, pp.761-767, 2018..
  5. Vinay Shimpy, Madappa Vr Sivasubramanian and S. B. Singh, " Review of Nonlinear Seismic Assessment of Historical Masonry Structures," Advances in Concrete, Structural & Geotechnical Engineering," Bloomsbury India, New Delhi, ISBN:978-93-87471-69-6, pp.412-415, 2018.
  6. S. B. Singh, H. Chawla, “Structural Response of Thin-Walled FRP Laminated Monosymmetrical I-Beams,” Advances in Structural Engineering, Springer India 2015, ISBN# 978-81-322-2186-9, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2187-6_155, pp.2011-2024. 
  7. S. B. Singh, Ranjitha B, H. Chawla. “Mechanical and thermal material characteristics of functionally graded materials”, Insights and Innovations in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, London 2016, ISBN 9781138029279 - CAT# K27666.
  8. S. B. Singh, P. Munjal, “Flexural Response of Masonry Beam Strengthened with FRP Rebars”, Insights and Innovations in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group,London, 2016, ISBN 9781138029279 - CAT# K27666.
  9.  P. Munjal, S. B. Singh & N. Thammishetti, “Structural performances of masonry beam strengthening with FRP sheets”, Brick and Block masonry- Trends, Innovative and Challenges, CRC Press/Balkema, (Taylor & Francis Group, London), 2016, ISBN 978-1-138-02999-6. pp. 2147-2152, Eds.: C. Modena, F. da Porto & M.R. Valluzzi
  10. H. Chawla,  N. Chandramauli, and S. B. Singh , “Study of the Composite Action of FRP Floor Beams and RC Slab under Flexural Loading, Emerging Trends of Advanced Composite Materials in Structural Applications, Springer Nature, Eds. S. B. Singh, S. Madappa, and Himanshu Chawla, 2021.
  11. P. Munjal and S. B. Singh, “Material Characterization of GFRP-CFRP Hybrid Rebars,” Emerging Trends of Advanced Composite Materials in Structural Applications, Springer Nature, Eds. S. B. Singh, S. Madappa, and Himanshu Chawla, 2021.
  12. A. S. Mehra and S.B. Singh, “ Recent Advancements in the Application of Natural Fiber Based Composites in Structural Engineering-A Review, Emerging Trends of Advanced Composite Materials in Structural Applications, Springer Nature, Eds. S. B. Singh, S. Madappa, and Himanshu Chawla, 2021.
  13. Himanshu Chawla and S.B. Singh, “Structural Response of FRP Truss Bridge,” Emerging Trends of Advanced Composite Materials in Structural Applications, Springer Nature, Eds. S. B. Singh, S. Madappa, and Himanshu Chawla, 2021.
  14. P. Siva Sankar, and S.B.Singh, “A Review of Natural Fiber Composites for Structural, Infrastructural and Ballistic Applications,  ,” Emerging Trends of Advanced Composite Materials in Structural Applications, Springer Nature, Eds. S. B. Singh, S. Madappa, and Himanshu Chawla, 2021.

 

 

III. Research Reports Published

 

1.      S. B. Singh, “Study of Structural Response and Strengths of ThinWalled FRP Composite Girders,” Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Scheme No. 22(0631)/13/EMR-II, 2017.

2.      S. B. Singh, “Development and usage of Innovative ductile composite materials for repair and retrofitting of concrete and masonry structures,” DST No: SR/S3/MERC/0051/2012, 2018.

3.      Dipendu Bhunia and S. B. Singh, “Investigation of the Effect of Carbonation on the Properties of Concrete, 2012-15 (Ref. SR/S3/MERC/0064/2011), 2017.

4.      Dipendu Bhunia and S. B. Singh, “Investigation into the Behavior of Coupling Beams, Seed Grant, BITS Pilani, 2012-2015.

5.      Shuvndu Patel and S. B. Singh, “Dynamic Bucking Response of Composite Structures, Seed Grant, BITS Pilani, 2012-15.

6.      S. B. Singh, “Development and usage of Innovative ductile composite materials for repair and retrofitting of concrete and masonry structures,” Aditya Birla Group Project, 2014.

7.      Moray Newland and S. B. Singh, “Sustainable High Performance Concrete Infrastructures”, UKIERI Collaborative Research Award (UK and India), March 2011

8.      S. B. Singh, “Flexural Strengthening of Concrete Structures using Near Surface Mounted (NSM) Fiver Reinforcements”, Sponsored by UGC, New Delhi, under Category of Major Research Project, Final report submitted in March 2012.

9.      S. B. Singh, “Response and micromechanics Based Design of Engineered Cementitious Composite Structures”, DST, New Delhi, Feb. 2011.

10. S. B. Singh and D. Kumar, “Failure and Stability of Laminated Composite Plates with Cutouts,” K.K. Birla Academy Projects,   BITS, Pilani, June 2011.

11. S. B. Singh and Dinesh Kumar, “Experimental Investigation of Failure and Stability of Laminated   Composite Plates with Cutouts”, CSIR, New Delhi, November 2011.

12. N. F. Grace, S. B. Singh, and Emad Ibrahim, “Durability/Environmental Evaluation of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer (CFRP) Reinforced Concrete Bridges”, Research Project Report Submitted to Ohio Department of Transportation, Department of Civil Engineering, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan, 1999-2003

13. N. F. Grace, S. B. Singh, M. Shenouda, and S. Mathew, “Response of CFRP Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Box-Beams”, Research Project Report Submitted to Ohio Department of Transportation by Department of Civil Engineering, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan, USA, 1999-2003.

 

IV. Thesis:

 

1.      Ph.D. Thesis: “Postbuckling Response, Strength and Failure of Symmetric Laminates,” under supervision of Prof. Ashwini Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India, 1996.

2.     Master of Engineering Thesis: “The Study of Fatigue Crack Growth under Constant     Amplitude Loading,” under supervision of Prof. R. Kumar, M.N.R. Engg. College Allahabad, India, 1989.

 

V. International/National Journals

 

  1.  Sudhir Vummadisetti and S. B. Singh (2021), “Postbuckling Response of Functionally Graded Hybrid Composite Plates under Combined Uniaxial Compression and In-plane Shear Loads,” Journal of Structural Engineering, SERC (Madras), Accepted for Publication.
  2. Vinay Shimpi, Madappa V.R.S. and S. B. Singh (2021), “Present Day Status and Numerical Modeling of Heritage Masonry Bridges of Kalka-Shimla Mountain Railways" Submission code: IJMRI-60892, International Journal of Masonry Research and Innovation, Accepted on March 19, 2021.
  3. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S.B. Singh (2021), “A Study on the Carbonation of Binary and Ternary Blended Cement Mortar and Concrete,” Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance, Accepted for Publication on March 02, 2021, MS# TSTR-2020-0058R1.
  4. Vinay Shimpi, Madappa VR Sivasubramanian, SB Singh, D Kesavan Periyasamy (2021), “Seismic Vulnerability Assessment and Fragility Curves for a Multistorey Gallery Arch Bridge,” SN Appl. Sci. 3, 662 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s42452-021-04652-y
  5. Vinay Shimpi, Madappa VR Sivasubramanian, SB Singh (2021) , “Serviceability Analysis and Increased Axle Load Performance of Heritage Arch Gallery Railway Bridge,” 20(1), 178-189. Revista de la Construcción vol.20 no.1 Santiago abr. 2021; http://dx.doi.org/10.7764/rdlc.20.1.178
  6. Sudhir Vmmadisetti, S.B. Singh (2020), “Boundary Condition Effects on Postbuckling Response of Functionally Graded Hybrid Composite Plates,” Journal of Structural Engineering (Madras), 47, No. 4, October - November 2020 pp. 1-17.     
  7. Arulanandam, P. M., Singh, S. B., Sivasubramanian, M.V. R. (2020). “Numerical analysis of reinforced ECC portal frames” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 94, No. 10, pp. 44-54.
  8.  Sudhir Vummadisetti, S.B. Singh (2020), “Postbuckling Response of Functionally Graded Hybrid Plates with Cutouts under In-plane Shear Load, Journal of Building Engineering (2020), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2020.101530
  9. S. B. Singh and Pankaj Munjal (2020), “OUT-of-Plane Response of ECC Strengthened Masonry Wallets with Openings,” Korean Society of Civil Engineers (KSCE), Vol. 24(7), pp-2078-2087, DOI:10.1007/s12205-020-1346-x.
  10. S. B. Singh and Pankaj Munjal (2020), “Engineered cementitious composite and its applications,” Materials Today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.03.743.
  11. P.M. Arulanandam, S. B. Singh, T. Kanakubo, and Sivasubramanian , V. R. (2020), “Behavior of Engineered Cementitious Composite Structural Elements – A Review.” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 94, No. 6, pp. 05-28.
  12. S. B. Singh (2020), “Engineered Cementitious Composites (ECC): Bendable Concrete for Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure.” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 94, No. 6, pp. 74-75.
  13. S. B. Singh, S. Vummadisetti, and Himanshu Chawla (2020), “Development and characterisation of novel functionally graded hybrid of carbon-glass fibres,”   Int. J. Materials Engineering Innovation, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 212-243.
  14. Pankaj Munjal and S. B. Singh (2020), “Out-of-plane Response of ECC Strengthened Masonry Walls,” Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance,”, 5 (1), pp. 18 30. (ID: 1692165 DOI:10.1080/24705314.2019.1692165).
  15. Sudhir Vummadisetti and S. B. Singh (2020), “Buckling and Postbuckling response of hybrid composite plates under uniaxial compressive loading,” Journal of Building Engineering, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2019.101002.
  16. S. B. Singh and Aparajita Singh (2019), “The State-of-Art Methods for Residual Stress Evaluation,” Enliven: International Journal of Advances in Civil Engineering, Vol. 2, No.3, pp.9-15.
  17.  Mansi Bansal and S. B. Singh (2019), “Analysis and Strengthening of Stone Masonry Structures,” CE &CR, Vol. 32, No. 11, pp. 42-46.
  18. S. B. Singh, Himanshu Chawla, and Aditya Narkhede (2019), “Flexural analysis of functionally graded thin walled beams, “Proceedings of Indian National Science Academy, 85 No. 4 December 2019 pp. 829-842. DOI: 10.16943/ptinsa/2019/49737.
  19.  S. B. Singh, Shreyas Pranav, and Shubham Aggarwal (2020), “Evaluation of Vibration-based Damage Detection Techniques for Reinforced-concrete Beams,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 94 (3), pp. 52-60.
  20.  Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, S. B. Singh (2019), “Strength and Durability Parameters of Carbonated Mineral Admixture Concrete,” The Indian Concrete Journal,Vol. 93 (4), pp.38-45.
  21. S. B. Singh, Sudhir Vummadisetti, and Himanshu Chawla (2019), “Assessment of Interlaminar Shear in Fiber Reinforced Composite Materials,” Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 46, No.2, June-July, pp.146-153.
  22. Vinay Shimpi, Madappa V. R. Sivasubramanian,*, and S. B. Singh (2019), “ System Identification of Heritage Structures through AVT and OMA: A Review,” Structural Durability and Health Monitoring (SDHM), Vol. 13 (1): 1-40, DOI:10.32604/sdhm.2019.05951
  23.  S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2019), “Stability and Failure Characterization of Fiber Reinforced Pultruded Beams with different Stiffening Elements, Part I: Experimental Investigation,” Thin-Walled Structures,141,  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tws.2018.10.020, pp.593-605.
  24.  Himanshu Chawla and S. B. Singh, (2019), “Stability and Failure Characterization of Fiber Reinforced Pultruded Beams with different Stiffening Elements, Part 2: Analytical and Numerical studies,” Thin-Walled Structures, 141, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tws.2018.10.024, pp. 606-626
  25.  S. B. Singh, Aditi Chauhan and Pankaj Munjal (2018), “Composite Mechanics Based Design Approach for FRP Strengthened Walls,” Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance (Taylor & Francis), https://doi.org/10.1080/24705314.2018.1492670 , 3(3), 160-170.
  26. S.B. Singh, V., H. Chawla, and B. Ranjitha (2019), “Hybrid Effect of Functionally Graded Hybrid Composites of Glass-Carbon Fibers,” Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures, Vol. 26 (14), (ID: 1432792 DOI:10.1080/15376494.2018.1432792), pp.1195-1208.
  27. S.B. Singh, V. Sudhir, and H. Chawla (2018), “Influence of Curing on the Mechanical Performance of   FRP Laminates,” Journal of Building Engineering, Vol. 16, (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2017.12.002), pp.1-19.
  28. S. Hussain, D. Bhunia and S. B. Singh, Mohit Aggrawal (2018), “Mechanical strength and durability of mineral admixture concrete subjected to accelerated carbonation”, Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance (Taylor & Francis), Vol. 3, No.1, pp.44-51 (https://doi.org/10.1080/24705314.2018.1426170.
  29.  S.B. Singh, Richa Patil, Pankaj Munjal (2017), “Study of flexural response of engineered cementitious composite faced masonry structures,” Engineering Structures (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2017.07.089), 150, pp.786-802; 
  30. S. B. Singh and Abhinav Sethi (2017), "A Review of Performance of Fibre Reinforced Polymer Strengthened Structures under Fire Exposure," Proceedings of Indian National Science Academy (INSA), 83 (3), pp. 521-532; DOI: 10.16943/ptinsa/2017/489.
  31. S. B. Singh and Tanmay Gupta (2017), " Linear Response of Prestressed Concrete Skewed Box Beam Bridge Girder using CFRP Tendons," Journal of Structural Engineering, CSIR-SERC, 44(2), June-July, pp.191-198.
  32. S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2017), “ FRP Truss Bridge Fabrication and Response,” Civil Engineering and Construction Review (CE&CR),” Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 52-57.
  33. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S. B. Singh (2017), “Comparative Study of Accelerated Carbonation of Plain Cement and Fly-ash concrete,” Journal of Building Engineering, Vol. 10, pp.26-31; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2017.02.001
  34. S. B. Singh, and Pankaj Munjal (2017), "Bond strength and compressive stress-strain characteristics of brick masonry” Journal of Building Engineering, Vol. 9, pp. 10-16, DOI. 10.1016/j.jobe.2016.11.006
  35. S. B. Singh, Aditi Chauhan, and Pankaj Munjal (2017), “A parametric study on response of FRP strengthened masonry walls under blast loading” Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (BHRC), Vol.18, No. 4, pp. 593-605.
  36. S. B. Singh and Siddharth Awasthi (2017), “Parametric Study of Carbon FRP Prestressed Concrete Box Girders,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 91, No. 2, pp.47-56..
  37. S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2017), “An Investigation of Material Characterization of Pultruded FRP H and I-beams,” Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures, Vol. 25, No. 2 DOI: 10.1080/15376494.2016.1250021, pp.124-142.
  38. P. Moorthi and S. B. Singh (2017), “Mesoscale Modelling of Concrete: Need of Including Rheological Parameters,” Proceedings of The Indian National Science Academy (INSA), Vol. 83 (1), DOI:10.16943/ptinsa/2016/48407; pp.37-49.
  39. Madappa V.R Sivasubramanian, Shamsher Bahadur Singh & Narendran Rajagopalan (2016), "Design Oriented Stress-Strain Model for Engineered Cementitious Composites"Revista de la Construcción,Vol. 15, No.03, pp. 87-96. DOI: 10.4067/S0718-915X2016000300009
  40. Hussain, S., Bhunia, D., and Singh, S. B. (2016), “Assessment of Carbonation Depth under Natural and Accelerated Carbonation Conditions,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 90, No. 11, pp. 57-64.
  41. S. B. Singh and Thamisetti, Nikesh (2016), “Review of Design Provisions for Masonry Structures,” International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering,” 9(4), pp.885-893.
  42. S. B. Singh and Piyush Sood (2016), “Elastic Analysis of Bridge Cable Wires under Static Loading,” Civil Engineering and Construction Review (CE&CR) Journal, January, 29 (1),pp.1-6
  43. Hussain, S., Bhunia, D., and Singh, S. B. (2016), “An Experimental Investigation of Accelerated Carbonation Properties of Concrete,” Engineering Journal, Vol. 20, Issue No. 2, pp. 29-38.
  44.  Sanchit Bajaj and S. B. Singh (2015), “A Review on the Existing Seismic Resistant Construction Techniques,” International Journal of Research in Engineering & Technology, Vol. 3, No. 12, December, pp. 59-68.
  45. G. C.Ezeokpube, S. B. Singh and N. N., Osadebe (2015), "Numerical and Experimental Modeling of the Static Response of Simply Supported Thin-Walled Box Girder Bridges," Nigerian Journal of Technology (NIJOTECH), Vol. 34, No.4, October, pp. 685-698 (http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/njt.v34i4.4).
  46.  S. B. Singh, Pankaj Munjal, and N. Thammishetti, (2015), "Role of Water-Cement Ratio on Strength Development of Cement Mortar," Journal of Building Engineering (Elsevier), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2015.09.003 Vol 4, December, pp.94-100.
  47. S. B. Singh, Himanshu Chawla, and Pankaj Munjal (2015), "Effect of Shear Deformation on Flexural Response of Laminated Composite I-Beam” Journal of Aerospace Sciences, and Technologies, Aeronautical Society of India, Vol. 67, No.4, pp. 514-522.
  48. S. B. Singh, Pankaj Munjal, and N. Thammishetti, (2015), "Strengthening of Masonry Beam with ECC as Bed Joint," Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, School of Engineering, Taylor's University, pp. 29-39.
  49. S. B. Singh and Aditi Chauhan, (2015), “Study of the Bond Behavior of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer (CFRP) Bars,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 89, No. 4, pp.32-40.
  50. S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla, (2015), “Structural Response of Thin-Walled FRP Laminated Monosymmetrical I-Beams,” Advances in Structural Engineering, Springer India 2015 (ISBN# 978-81-322-2186-9), DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2187-6_155, pp.2011-2024.
  51. S. B. Singh, Mahalakshmi, N. and Nikesh Thammishetti, (2014), “Mechanical properties of Recyled Coarse Aggregate (RCA) Concrete,” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp.363-372.
  52. S. B. Singh, Asani Likhith Reddy, and Chandra Prakash Khatri (2014), “Experimental and Parametric Investigation of Response of NSM CFRP Strengthened RC Beams,” ASCE’s Journal of Composites for Construction,10.1061/(ASCE)CC.1943-5614.0000411, 18 (1), 04013021-1 to 04013021-11.
  53. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2013), “Effects of Boundary Conditions on Postbuckling Strengths of Composite Laminate with Various Shaped Cutouts under In-plane Shear,” Open Journal of Composite Materials (doi: 10.4236/ojcm.2013.32006), Vol. 3, No. 2, April, pp. 38-50.
  54. S. B. Singh (2013), "Design, Construction, and Failure Aspects of World Trade Center Towers," Civil Engineering and Construction Review (CE & CR), Vol. 26, No. 08, pp.38-44.
  55. S. B. Singh (2013), “Shear Response and Design of RC Beams Strengthened using CFRP Laminates,” The International Journal of Advanced Structural Engineering, doi:10.1186/2008-6695-5-16, Vol. 5, No.1, pp.1-16.
  56. S. B. Singh and Madappa, V. R. S. (2013), “Flexural Response of ECC Strengthened Reinforced Concrete Beams,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 87, No. 7, July, pp. 35-44.
  57. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2013), “Postbuckling Strengths of Composite Laminates with a Central Circular/Elliptical Cutout Under in-plane Combined Loads” Journal of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies, Vol. 65, No. 2, May, pp.206-219.
  58. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2013), “Effects of Flexural Boundary Conditions on Failure and Stability of Composite Laminate with Cutouts under Combined In-plane Loads, Composites: Part B, Vol. 45, pp.657–665.
  59. S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2012), Dynamic Characteristics of GFRP Laminates with Cutouts, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562 Vol.7 No.11, pp. 1319-1323.
  60. S. B. Singh, Sivasubramanian, M.V.R., Likhith Reddy, A., Chandra Prakash, K., Nagarjuna, K. and Hima Kiran, A. (2012) ‘Performance of NSM-FRP RC beams in flexure and shear using locally developed CFRP rebars’, Int. J. Sustainable Materials and Structural Systems, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp.42–67.
  61. S. B. Singh and S. Madappa (2012), “Performance of DFRCC-Concrete Frames under Flexural Loading,”Construction Materials, Journal of Institution of Civil Engineers, UK, Vol. 166, No. 1, pp. 34-44.
  62. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2012), “Stability and Failure of Composite Laminates with various shaped cutouts under combined in-plane loads,” Composites- Part B:Engineering:, Vol. 43, No. 2, pp. 142-149. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2011.09.005.
  63. S. B. Singh and Jayant Ahlawat, Aparajita Singh (2011), “Forecasting Project Duration: A Fuzzy Approach” Construction Engineering and Construction Review (CE & CR), Vol. 25, No. 7, July 2012.
  64.  D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2011), “Effects of cutout shapes on postbuckling response of quasi-isotropic laminate under combined in-plane loads,” World Journal of Engineering, Supplement 1, pp.611-12.
  65. S. B. Singh, K. Nagarjuna, A. Hima Kiran, and B. Jagadeeswara Reddy (2011), Manufacturing and Tensile strength of FRP Bars, Journal of Civil Engineering & Construction Review, V. 24, No. 10, pp.76-82.
  66. D. Kumar and S.B. Singh (2011), “Load interaction curves and postbuckling response of composite laminate with cutout under combined in-plane loading,” Composites: Part –B: Engineering, Vol. 42, No. 5, pp. 1189-1195, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2011.03.002.
  67. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2011), “Effect of Cutout Location on Postbuckiling Responses and Failure Characteristics of Composite Laminates,” Journal of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies, Vol. 63, No. 2, pp. 125-134.
  68.  S. B. Singh and Madappa, V. R. Sivasbramanian, (2010), “Micromechanics based design approach for ECC beam,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol.84, No. 12, 2010, pp.27-37.
  69. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2010), “Postbuckling strengths of composite laminate with various shaped cutouts under in-plane shear,” Composite Structures, doi:10.1016/j.compstruct.2010.05.008, Vol. 92, pp. 2966-2978.
  70. S. B. Singh and Kumar, Dinesh (2010), “Cutout Shape and Size Effects on Response of Quasi – Isotropic Composite Laminate Under Uni-Axial Compression, Structural Engineering Mechanics, Vol. 35, No. 3, pp.335-348.
  71. S. B. Singh, S. A. Priyadharshini, and K. K. Sharma (2010), “Torsional Strength of FRP Strengthened RC Beam,” International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering (IJEE), Vol.01, No. 01SPL, pp. 258-263.
  72. S. B.Singh, Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian, Deepak M. Muniyandi, and    Mikhil Gajjar (2010), “Experimental Study on Flexural Behaviour of High Ductile Cementitious Composites,” International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering (IJEE), Vol. 03, 03 SPL, pp. 534-542.
  73. S. B.  Singh and D. Kumar (2010), “Postbuckling Response and Failure of Symmetric Laminated Plates with Rectangular Cutouts under In-Plane Shear” Structural Engineering Mechanics,” An International Journal, V. 34, No. 2, pp. 175-188.
  74. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2010), “ Effects of boundary conditions on buckling and postbuckling responses of composite laminate with various shaped cutouts, Composite Structures, DOI, 0.1016/j.compstruct.2009.08.049, V. 92. pp.769-779.
  75. S. B. Singh, (2009), “Innovations in Composite Materials and Structural Design,” International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, October, V. 2, No. 5, Editorial Note Pages.
  76. S. B. Singh and V.R. Sivasubramanian and Sushil K Mandelia (2009), " Design Methodologies for modern Composite Materials in Construction and Future Aspects", Structural Engineering Digest (SED), Pub.: The Indian Association of Structural Engineers (IAStructE), Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 26-30.
  77. S.B. Singh, Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian, (2009), “Parametric Study on Flexural Response of FRP Reinforced ECC Beams,” Indian Concrete Institute Journal (ICI), Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 7-15.
  78. S. B. Singh and S. Madappa Vigneasuva Raja and Dipendu Bhunia (2009), " Role of Composite Materials for waterproofing – A review", Civil Engineering and Construction Review (CE & CR), V.22, No.3, pp. 62-71.
  79. Swapna Kutcharlapati, S. B. Singh and N.P. Rajamane. (2008), “Influence of Nano Cellulose Fibres on Portland Cement Matrix,” Metals Materials and Processes, V. 20, No. 3, pp. 307-314.
  80. S. B. Singh (2008), “Strength of CFRP Stirrups and Design Approach,” Indian Concrete Journal, V. 82, No. 8., pp. 11-17.
  81. S. B. Singh and Kumar, Dinesh (2008), “Postbuckling Response and Failure of Symmetric Laminated Plates with Rectangular Cutouts under Uni-axial Compression,” Structural Engineering Mechanics, V. 29, No. 4, pp. 455-467.
  82. S. B. Singh and S. Madappa Vigneasuva Raja (2008), " A Review of Innovative Engineered Cementitious Composites for Construction", Civil Computing Magazine, Asian Center for Engineering Computations and Software (ACECOMS), May, Volume - M 35-0313-0508, pp. 42-45.
  83. N. F. Grace, S. B. Singh, S. Puravankara, and, S. Sachidanandan (2006), “Behavior of Prestressed  Concrete Box-Beam Bridges Using CFRP Tendons,” PCI JOURNAL,  V. 62, March-April, pp. 26-41.
  84. S. B. Singh (2006), “Relative Strength of Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymeric Stirrups-an Experimental Study,” ICI Journal, V. 7, No. 3, October-December, pp. 29-34.
  85. N. F. Grace and S. B. Singh (2005), “Durability Evaluation of Carbon Fiber –Reinforced Polymer Strengthened Concrete Beams: Experimental Study and Design,” ACI Structural Journal, V. 102, No.1, January-February, pp. 40-53.
  86. N. F. Grace, S. B. Singh, M. M. Shenouda, and S. S., Mathew (2005), “Concrete Beams Reinforced with CFRP: Investigating the Shear Performance of Box-Beams Strengthened with Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymers,” Concrete International, V.27, No. 2, February, pp. 60-64. 
  87. N. F. Grace, S. B. Singh, S. S. Mathew, and M. M. Shenouda (2004), “Flexural Response of CFRP Prestressed Highway Bridge Box-Beams,” PCI JOURNAL, V. 49, No.1, January-February, pp. 92-104.
  88. N. F. Grace and S. B. Singh (2003), “Design Approach for CFRP Prestressed Concrete Bridge Beams,” ACI Structural Journal, V. 100, No. 3, pp. 365-376.
  89. S. B. Singh and A. Kumar(1999), “Postbuckling response and strength under combined in-plane loads, Composite Science and Technology, V. 59, pp. 727-736.
  90.  S. B. Singh and A. Kumar(1998), “Postbuckling response and strength of symmetric laminates under in-plane shear, Composite Science and Technology, V. 58, pp. 1949-1960.
  91. S. B. Singh, A. Kumar and N.G.R. Iyengar (1998), “Progressive failure of symmetric laminates under in-plane shear, Part I-Positive Shear, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, V. 6, pp. 143-159.
  92. S. B. Singh, A. Kumar and N.G.R. Iyengar (1998), “Progressive failure of symmetric laminates under in-plane shear, Part-II: Negative shear, Structural Engineering Mechanics, V. 6, pp. 757-772.
  93. S. B. Singh, A. Kumar and N.G.R. Iyengar (1997), “Progressive failure of symmetrically laminated plates under uni-axial compression, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, V. 5, pp. 433-450.
  94. S. B. Singh and R. Kumar (1993), “Experimental observation of fatigue crack growth in IS-1020 steel under constant amplitude loading,” Int. J. of Pres. Ves. & Piping, V. 53, pp. 217-227.
  95. S. B. Singh and R. Kumar (1992), “A study of fatigue crack growth in IS-1020 steel under constant amplitude loading,” Int. J. of Pres. Ves. & Piping, V. 52, pp. 177-188.
  96. R. Kumar and S. B. Singh (1992), “Investigation of fatigue crack growth after a single cycle peak overload in IS-1020 steel,” Int. J. of Pres. Ves. & Piping, V. 51, pp. 25-35.

 

 

 

 

      VI. PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS IN CONFERENCES:

  1. S.B. Singh and Sudhir Vummadisetti  (2021), “Buckling and Postbuckling Responses of Composite Plates under Combined In-plane Loads,” Proceedings of the 3rd AAAFM-UCLA International Conference, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA, August 18-21, 2021.
  2. S. B. Singh and Sudhir Vummadisetti (2021), “Postbuckling Response of Functionally Graded Hybrid Composite Plates Under Uniaxial Compression, “5 th Brazilian Conference on Composite Materials – BCCM 5 Sao Carlos School of Engineering – University of São Paulo, 18th – 22nd January, 2021. V. Tita, J. R. Tarpani and M. L. Ribeiro (Editors).
  3. Vinay Shimpi, Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanianand Singh, S.B. (2020) Field Measurement and Analytical Modeling of Masonry Arch Skew Bridges. In: International conference on Structural Analysis of Historical Structures, Barcelona, (2020). 
  4. S. B. Singh and H. Chawla (2019), “ Flexural Strengthening of FRP Beams using CFRP Laminates,” International Conference on Rehabilitation and Retrofitting of Structures (ICCRS 2019) on June 24-25, Mumbai, India.
  5. S Vummadisetti and Singh S.B. (2019), “Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Beams using Functionally Graded Composite Materials”, International Conference on Rehabilitation and Retrofitting of Structures (ICRRS 2019), 24-25 June, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  6. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S. B. Singh, (2018), “Influence of curing duration on accelerated carbonation of concrete and the uncertainties in its measurement 14th International Conference on Concrete Engineering and Technology IOP Publishing IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 431 (2018) 052013 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/431/5/052013
  7. S.B.Singh, Sudhir Vummadisetti*, Prachuryya kaushik, G Muthu kumar and Dipendu Bhunia (2018), “Mechanical characterization of Basalt FRP at elevated temperature conditions,” Structural Engineering Convention (SEC 2018), Jadhavpur University, Kolkata, W.B., December 19-21, India.
  8. Himanshu Chawla and S. B. Singh (2018), “Flexural Behavior of Pre-cracked Composite Beams Strengthened with Carbon Fiber Laminates,” 9th International Conference on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites in Civil Engineering, CICE 2018, Paris, July 17-19.
  9. S. B. Singh and Pankaj Munjal (2017), " Flexural Response of CFRP Strengthened Masonry Walls,"  20th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS20),   Paris,  4-7 September 2017.
  10. S. B. Singh, Sudhir Vummadisetti, and Himanshu Chawla (2017), " Assessment of Interlaminar Shear Strength in Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Composites," 20th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS20),   Paris,  4-7 September 2017.
  11. Pankaj Munjal and S. B. Singh (2017), “Flexural Response of Reinforced Masonry beams with Cement Mortar as Bed Joint,” 13th Canadian Masonry Symposium, Halifax, NS, Canada, June 4-7, pp. 1-9.
  12. S. B. Singh, Pankaj Munjal (2016), “Mechanical properties of PVA and Polyester fibers based Engineered Cementitious Composites”, Structural Engineering Convention, Dec. 21-24, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Center, Chennai , CD Proceedings, pp.248-254.
  13. S. B. Singh, Himanshu Chawla, Sudhir Vummadisetti (2016), “Experimental and Analytical studies of failure characteristics of FRP connections”, Structural Engineering Convention, Dec. 21-24, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Center, Chennai, CD Proceedings.
  14. S.B. Singh, P. Munjal (2016), “Flexural Behavior of Reinforced Masonry Beams with ECC as Bed Joint,” Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Concrete Technology, Materials and Construction Practices, Goa Engineering College, Farmagudi, Goa, June 22-24, pp. 16-21 (Keynote Paper)
  15. S.B. Singh, P. Munjal (2016) , Flexural Response of Masonry Beam Strengthened with FRP Rebars, Sixth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC 2016), SEMC 2016/457, Cape Town, South Africa, September 5-7.
  16. S.B. Singh, B. Ranjitha, and Himanshu Chawla (2016), Mechanical and Thermal Material Characteristics of Functionally Graded Materials,” Sixth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC 2016), SEMC 2016/457, Cape Town, South Africa, September 5-7.
  17. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S. B. Singh (2016), “Effect of Accelerated Carbonation on the Strength of Concrete made with Fly-ash and Blast Furnace Slag,” 7th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asia Region (CECAR 7), Oahu, Hawaii, organized by ASCE.
  18. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S. B. Singh (2016), “ Prediction of Depth of Carbonation from Accelerated Carbonation Conditions,” ACI-KC 4th International Conference and Exhibition, Smart Green and Durable Concrete Structures.
  19. S. B. Singh (2015), “Study of Structural Response and Failure Characteristics of FRP-I Girders,” Proc. of 60th Congress of Indian Society for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM), MNIT Jaipur, Dec. 16-19, 2015. (Invited Keynote Lecture).
  20. S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2015), “Investigation of Failure Characteristics of Lap Joints,” Proc. of 60th Congress of Indian Society for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM), MNIT Jaipur, Dec. 16-19, 2015.
  21. S. B. Singh, and Himanshu Chawla (2015), “Lateral Torsional Buckling Response of Pultruded GFRP Laminated Beams with Bearing Stiffeners,” International Conference on Advances in Civil and Environmental Engineering 2015 (ACEE2015), Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, July 28-30.
  22. S. B. Singh, Pankaj Munjal, and Nikesh Thammishetti (2015), “Strengthening of Masonry Beams with ECC as Bed Joint,” International Conference on Advances in Civil and Environmental Engineering 2015 (ACEE2015), Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, July 28-30
  23. S. B. Singh, Pankaj Munjal, and Thamisetti Nikesh (2015), “Influence of Water-Cement Ratio on Mechanical Properties of Cement Mortar,” Proc. of UKIERI Concrete Congress, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India.
  24. S. B. Singh and Pankaj Munjal (2015),  “Flexural Response of Strengthened Masonry Beam with CFRP,” National Conference of Recent Advancements in Civil and Environmental Engineering, BRCM College of Engineering and Technology, Bahal, Haryana, DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1790.3449, Nov. 28-29.
  25. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S. B. Singh (2015), “Concrete Research Driving Profit and Sustainability,” Proc. of UKIERI Concrete Congress, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India, pp. 101-107.
  26. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S. B. Singh (2015),A Study on Effect of Carbonation on the Strength of Un-Reinforced Concrete,” Proc. of IABSE, Geneva, Switzerland.
  27. Shaik Hussain, Dipendu Bhunia, and S. B. Singh (2015),An Experimental Investigation of The Effect of Carbonation on Properties of Plain Concrete,” Eighth International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century (CITC-8).   Changing the Field: Recent Developments for the Future of Engineering and ConstructionMay 27-30, Thessaloniki, Greece, pp. 393-398.
  28. S. B. Singh, Himanshu Chawla, Manish Pandey, and Rohan Nerlekar (2014), “An Innovative Design of Functionally Graded FRP Material,” International Conference on Composites, China.
  29. S. B. Singh and Himashu Chawla (2014), “Structural Response of Thin-walled FRP Laminated Mono-symmetrical     I-Beams,” Paper #SEC14AUK, CD Proc. of Structural Engineering Congress (SEC2014), December, New Delhi, India.
  30. S. B. Singh (2014), “Response of Near Surface Mounted (NSM) CFRP Strengthened RC Beams,” First International Conference on Mechanics of Composites, Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY, USA, June 8-12, Abstract included in CD-Proceedings.
  31. S. B. Singh, Himanshu Chawla, and Pankaj Munjal (2014), “Effect of Shear Deformation on Flexural Response of Laminated Composite I-Beam,” First International Conference on Mechanics of Composites, Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY, USA, June 8-12, Abstract Included in CD Proceedings.
  32. S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2014), “Stability of Thin-walled FRP Laminated Beams under Flexural Loading,” Proceedings of NCSID, NITTTR, Chandigarh, March 13-14.
  33. S. B. Singh, Siddharth Awasthi, Mohit Gupta, Penumarthi Kiran, Akhil Garg (2014), “In-Plane Strengthening of Masonry Walls with Fibre Reinforced Polymer (FRP),” Proceedings of NCSID, NITTTR, Chandigarh, March 13-14.
  34. S. B. Singh, Siddharth Awasthi, Mohit Gupta, Penumarthi Kiran, Akhil Garg (2014),“Study on Improving the Resistance of Masonry Walls Subjected to Out of Plane Loads,” Proceedings of NCSID, NITTTR Chandigarh, March 13-14.
  35. S. B. Singh, Mahalakshmi, N. and Nikesh Thammishetti, (2014), “Mechanical properties of Recyled Coarse Aggregate (RCA) Concrete,”  Presented at 2nd International Conference On “Sustainable Innovative Techniques In Civil and Environmental Engineering (SITCEE - 2014), at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, January 4-5, 2014.
  36. S. B. Singh (2013), Delivered Keynote Lecture on “Ductile FRP System and its Structural Applications,” at the 5th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium YRGS 2013) , MNIT Jaipur on 15th October, 2013.
  37. S. B. Singh, S. Madappa, and Nikesh Thammishetti (2013), Ductile FRP System and its Structural Applications,” Proceedings of the 5th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium YRGS 2013) , MNIT Jaipur, October 15-16, pp.133-141.
  38. S. B. Singh (2013), Presented a research paper on “Sustainable Concrete Infrastructures,” at UKIERI Showcase Event held on October 14 at British Council Division, New Delhi.
  39. S. B. Singh (2013) delivered Expert Lecture on “Innovative Ductile Cementitious Composites for Structural Applications,” at UltraTech Cement Technical Lecture in partnership with the Institution of Engineers, Baroda, Institution of Engineers Building, September 28.
  40. S. B. Singh (2013), Delivered Invited Lectures on Philosophy and Practice of Maintaining Industrial Structures at Bokaro Steel Plant organized by HRD, Bokaro Steel Plant, Bokaro during July 16-17, 2013.
  41.  S. B. Singh (2013), “Delivered a Keynote In-augural Lecture at Short-Term Training Programme on Computational and Experimental Methods for Advance Research in Composites, MNIT Jaipur, June 12-16, 2013.
  42.  S. B. Singh (2012), “Retrofitting of RC Structures Using ECC and FRP,” Presented at Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring and Rehabilitation, September 19-20, 2012, Pilani, Rajasthan.
  43. S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2012), “Assessment of Dynamic Parameter of GFRP Laminates with Imperfections (Paper#154),” ICCMS 2012, Hyderabad, India, December 9-12.
  44.  S. B. Singh and Himanshu Chawla (2012), “Dynamic Characteristics of GFRP Laminates with Cutouts (ID No-IETET2012-112),” 3rd International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology (IETET 2012) held at Geeta Institute of Management and Technology, Kurukshetra, India, November 9 -11, 2012. 
  45. S. B. Singh (2012), “Innovative Ductile Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Composites for Structural Applications,” Presented as Invited Speaker at National Conference on Recent Advances in Composites (NCRAC 2012), June 15-16, Hyderabad.
  46. S. B. Singh, V.R. S. Madappa, Tryphena Edward,and Priyadarshini Cheyar Nageswaran (2013), “Behaviour of Reinforced DFRCC Structural Elements under Flexural Loading,” Proc. of UKIERI CONCRETE CONGRESS: Innovations in Concrete Construction, March 5-8, Jalandhar, Punjab, India.
  47. S. B. Singh, Madhurima Bhattacharya, Nikhil Shrivastava, Anubhav Suri, and Ayush Gupta (2013), “ Flexural Strengthening of ECC Beams Using Near Surface Mounted (NSM) Hybrid FRP Bars,” Proc. of UKIERI CONCRETE CONGRESS: Innovations in Concrete Construction, March 5-8, Jalandhar, Punjab, India.
  48.   Dipendu Bhunia and S. B. Singh (2013), “A Study on Effect of Carbonation on the Properties of Concrete, Proc. of UKIERI Concrete Congress, Innovation in Concrete Construction, March 5-8, Jalandhar, Punjab, India, CD Proceedings.
  49. S. B. Singh and Madappa V. R. S., (2012), “Strengthening Applications of Engineered Cementitious Composites for RC Structural Elements,” International Conference on Fiber Reinforced Concrete-Global Development (FIBCON2012), February 13-14, Nagpur.
  50. S. B. Singh, (2011), “Innovative Ductile Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Composites for Structural Applications”, Keynote Paper, All India Seminar on Rehabilitation and Retrofitting for Sustainable Structures”, Jodhpur, Aug 19-20, 2011.
  51. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2011), “Postbuckling Strengths of Composite Laminate under Combined In-plane Loads for various Boundary Conditions,” 56th CONGRESS OF ISTAM (An International Meet), SVNIT Surat, Dec. 19-21.
  52. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2011), “Effects of cutout shapes on postbuckling response of quasi-isotropic laminate under combined in-plane loads,” 19th  Annual International Conference on Composites or Nano Engineering (ICCE19), Shanghai, China, July July 24-30, 2011.
  53. S. B. Singh and Madappa V. R. Subramanian (2011), “Response of Steel Reinforced Engineered Cementitious Composite Beams (Focus Paper #1),” UKIERI Concrete Congress, IIT Delhi, March 8-10, 2011.
  54. S. B. Singh and Madappa V. R. Subramanian (2011),” Structural Behaviour of Externally ECC Strengthened RC Beams (Focus Paper #2),” UKIERI Concrete Congress, IIT Delhi, March 8-10, 2011.
  55. S. B. Singh and Madappa V. R. Subramanian (2011), “Applications and Design of Ductile Fibre Reinforced Concrete Structures (General Paper),” UKIERI Concrete Congress, IIT Delhi, March 8-10, 2011.
  56. S. B. Singh and D. Kumar (2011), “Effect of cutout aspect ratio on buckling and postbuckling strengths of composite panel under in-plane shear,”16th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS16), University of Porto, Portugal, June 28-30, 2011.
  57. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2011), “Load interaction curves and postbuckling response of composite laminate with cutout under combined in-plane loading,”16th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS16), University of Porto, Portugal, June 28-30, 2011.
  58. D. Kumar and S. B. Singh (2010), “ Investigation of Postbuckling Strengths of Composite Laminate under In-plane Shear Load for Varying Cutout Locations,” Proceedings of 55th Congress of ISTAM, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, India, December 18-21, pp.191-199.
  59. S. B. Singh, A. Nagarjuna,  H. Kiran, and B. J. Reddy (2010), “Manufacturing and Investigating the Behaviour and Tensile Strength of FRP Bars,” National Civil Engineering Students Symposium, IIT Bombay, India. (Presented by students, won Second prize, and accepted for publication in Proceedings.).
  60. S. B. Singh (2010), Presented UKIERI Progress Report at NIT Jalandhar, Feb. 16, 2010.
  61. S. B. Singh (2010), Presented a Technical paper on “Advance Composites for Sustainable Concrete Infrastructures” at UKIERI Research Seminar held at GNDEC, Ludhiana on Feb. 17, 2010.
  62. S. B. Singh and Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian (2010), “Flexural Response of Steel Reinforced Ductile Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Composite Beam”, The Third International FIB Congress , Washington, DC, USA, May 29-June 2.
  63. S. B Singh and D. Kumar (2009), “Effect of location of circular cutout on stability and failure characteristics of composite laminate”, 54th congress of ISTAM (Indian Society for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics) 2009, IIT Kharagpur during 18-21 December on International Meet at Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, New Delhi.
  64. S. B Singh, Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian, Deepak M. Muniyandi and Mikhil Gajjar and Krishnakanth Ravuri (2009), “Experimental Study on Flexural Behavior of High Ductile Cementitious Composites”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE-2009),Pilani, India, October 25-27, CD proceedings, SBS_S369.
  65. S. B Singh and D. Kumar (2009), “Cutout Shapes Effect on Failure Characteristics of Quasi-isotropic Composite Laminate”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE-2009),Pilani, India, October 25-27, CD proceedings. SBS_S314.
  66. S. B Singh, S. A. Priyadharshani and K K Sharma (2009), “Torsional Behavior of FRP Strengthened RC Beam”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE-2009),Pilani, India, October 25-27, CD proceedings, SBS_S253.   
  67. S. B Singh, D. Bhunia, N. Sudhir and S. Chandra (2009), “Effect of Carbonation on the Properties of Concrete”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE-2009),Pilani, India, October 25-27, CD proceedings, SBS_C395.   
  68. S. B Singh, D. Kumar and G. Soni (2009), “Investigation of Postbuckling Response of Practical Laminates using ABAQUS”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE-2009),Pilani, India, October 25-27, CD proceedings, SBS_S315.   
  69. S. B. Singh and Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian (2009), “Parametric Study on Flexural Response of FRP Reinforced DFRCC Beam”, Proceedings of 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9) Current challenges and Future trends, Sydney, Australia, July 13-15.
  70. S. B. Singh, S. A. Priyadharshini, and K. K. Sharma, (2009), “Torsional Behavior of FRP Strengthened RC Beam,” Proceedings of Sustainable Concrete Infrastructure Development,  MNIT Jaipur, May 19-20, pp. 87-95.
  71. S. B. Singh and D. Kumar (2009), “Buckling and Postbuckling Response of Quasi-isotropic Laminate with Circular and Non-Circular Cutouts under Uni-axial Compression,” Proceedings of Sustainable Concrete Infrastructure Development, MNIT Jaipur, May 19-20, pp. 286-294.
  72. S. B. Singh, Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian, Anitha P. Subramanian and Dinesh Kumar (2009), “Performance Based Design Approaches for Concrete –Composite Systems – A Review ”, Proceedings of 3rd National Conference on Recent Trends in Concrete Composites for Structural Systems (RTCCSS-09), Erode, Tamilnadu, India, April 03-04, pp. 01-12 (Inaugural Key Note Paper)
  73. Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian*  and S. B. Singh (2008), “Flexural Capacity and  Ductility Prediction of FRP Reinforced ECC beams”, Proceedings of 8th International Symposium on Utilization of High Strength and High Performance Concrete (8HSC-HPC), Japan Concrete Institute (JCI), Tokyo, Japan, October 27-29, S1-6-1, Vol. 02, pp 994-1001. Pub.: Japan Concrete Institute (JCI) http://www.jci-net.or.jp/e/publish/others/index.html.
  74. S. B. Singh, S.Madappa Vigneasuva Raja, Sushmit Shreyans and Anurag Jaipuriar (2008), “Tensile and Compressive Stress-Strain Characteristics of Ductile Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Composites (DFRCC)”, 5th ASCE International Engineering and Construction Conference (IECC’5),  Irvine, CA, USA, August 27-29, CD Proceedings, Paper No.96.
  75. S. B. Singh and Madappa V.R. Sivasubramanian (2008), “Flexural Capacity of Steel Reinforced ECC beams”, Proceedings of  7th International RILEM Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Concrete (BEFIB-2008), RILEM Proceedings PRO 60, Chennai, India, September 17-19, pp. 495-500. pub.: International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM)
  76. S. B. Singh (2008) attended a Seventh International Congress on Sustainable Concrete Construction held at University of Dundee, UK. July 8-10, 2008.
  77.  S. B. Singh (2008), “Design Aspects of FRP Reinforced Strain Hardening Cementitious Composite Beam” Concrete Technology Laboratory, University of Dundee, UK, July 11, 2008.
  78. S. B. Singh., (2008) attended the Inaugural Seminar of "Network Concrete" in the Metropolitan Hotel at New Delhi. (Organizing Chairman of the Inaugural Seminar)
  79.  S. B. Singh, (2007), “Analysis, Design, and Construction of FRP Prestressed  Concrete Structures,” Proceedings of the National Seminar on Recent Trends in Geotechnical and Structural Engineering (RTGSE-2007), Malviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, Dec. 22-23, 2007, pp104-114. (Keynote Paper).
  80. S. B. Singh, (2007), “Innovative Uses of FRP Materials for Construction,” Proceedings of Second National Conference on Materials and Structures (MAST), NIT Warangal, Dec. 14-15, 2007, pp.318-324.(Keynote paper)
  81.  S. B. Singh, (2007), “Evaluation of Shear Capacity of CFRP Strengthened RC Beams,” Proceedings of Second National Conference on Materials and Structures (MAST), NIT Warangal, Dec. 14-15, 2007, pp.273-279..
  82.  S. B. Singh and Raja, S.M.V. (2007), “Flexural Strength of FRP Reinforced ECC Beams,” Proc. Of Structural Engineers World Congress (SEWC-200),” Bangalore, India, November 2-7,100p. (TPS-01, CD Proceedings).
  83.  S. B. Singh and Raja, S. M. V. (2007), “Design and Response of CFRP I-section Bridge Girders” Proceedings of National Conference on Civil Engineering: Advancement & Challenge organizing at M. M. Engineering College, Mullana (Ambala), Haryana during 9th – 10th March, pp. 208-213.
  84. S. B. Singh (2006), “Evaluation of Flexural and Shear Strengths of CFRP Prestressed Concrete  Box Beams,”  Proc. of the Tenth East Asia-Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction, V.4, Eds. W. Kanok-Nukulchai, S. Munasinghe, and N. Anwar, Bangkok, Thailand, August-3-5, pp. 215-220.
  85. N. F. Grace and S. B. Singh (2002), “Unified Analysis and Design Approach for CFRP Prestressed Concrete Bridge Girders,” 10th US-Japan Conference on Composite Materials, Stanford, CA, USA, September 16-18.
  86. N. F. Grace and S. B. Singh (2003), “Unified Analysis and Design Approach for CFRP Prestressed Concrete Bridge Girders,” International Conference on Performance of Construction Materials in the New Millennium, Cairo, Egypt, February 18-20.
  87. S. B. Singh and A. Pandey (2000), “Effect of boundary conditions on response and failure of symmetric laminates under bi-axial compression,” Proc. of SEC-2000, Bombay, India, January 1-5.
  88.  S. B. Singh and A. Kumar (1998), “Response and strength of laminates with cutouts,” Proc. of ICTACEM, Kharagpur, December 1-5.
  89. S. B. Singh and A. Kumar (1996), “Postbuckling strength of symmetrically laminated plates,” 19th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Kyoto, Japan, August, 25-31.
  90.  A. Kumar and S. B. Singh (1996), “Progressive failure of symmetric laminates under in-plane loads,” 3rd International Conference on Composites Engineering, New Orleans, U.S.A, July 21-25.
  91. S. B. Singh and A. Kumar (1997), “Nonlinear response and failure analysis of laminated plates using finite element method,” National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Design Engineering, Allahabad, India, January 31-February 2.
  92. S. B. Singh, A. Kumar and N.G.R. Iyengar (1996), “Modeling of progressive failure of laminates under in-plane loads,” National Conference on Mathematical Modeling & Computer Simulation, Bangalore, India, December 17-18.
  93. S. B. Singh and A. Kumar (1996), “Failure and strength of symmetric laminates under combined in-plane loads,” 6th National Seminar on Aerospace Structures, Bangalore, India, November 7-8.
  94. S. B. Singh and A. Kumar (1996), “Failure and strength of symmetrically laminated plates under in-plane loads,” 5th National Seminar on Aerospace Structures, Bombay, India, January18-19.

 

 

 

 

  

 VII. Communicated Papers in Journals (02 Nos)

 

  1. Sudhir Vummadisetti and S. B. Singh(2021), "Boundary Condition Effects on Postbuckling Response of Functionally Graded Hybrid Composite Plates," Journal of Structural Engineering, MS#2149 (Under Review).

  1. VIII. International/National Research Papers Reviewed:
  1. Reviewed Manuscript entitled “ Quantifying the Effect of Externally Bonded GFRP Materials on the Performance of Masonry Walls to Resist Axial and Lateral Loads,” MS# STRUCTURES-D-20-01866, Review completed on October 04, 2020.
  2. Reviewed a Manuscript entitled, “ In-Situ ÕAnchors for FRP U-Wraps used to Strengthen Shear Deficient RC Beams,” The Indian Concrete Journal, MS#2278, Review Completed on September 24, 2020.
  3. Reviewed three Project Proposals by ASCIRN (Asian Smart Cities Innovation Research Network), September 2020.
  4. Reviewed a Manuscript entitled “A novel method of using Prefabricated weld mesh as Longitudinal core reinforcement for resisting the Shear in Reinforced Concrete Beams,” SERC Journal of Structural Engineering,” MS#2088, Review Completed on, August 26, 2020.
  5. Reviewed a manuscript entitled “Utilization of Copper Tailings and Marble Dust Wastes to Produce Economical   and Environmental Friendly Concrete,” MS#AIC2020-214-554, Second ASCE India Conference, March 2-4, 2020, Kolkata.
  6. Reviewed a manuscript entitled” Improved Performance of Steel Fiber Reinforced-Beam-Column Joint-An Experimental Study,” MS#MATPR-D-20-00995, Materials Today: Proceedings (Article Type: ITCSD_2020), Date of Review: February 04, 2020.(Part of: 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development, Chandigarh, to be held during Feb. 19-21, 2020)
  7. Reviewed a manuscript entitled” Effect of Stiffeners on the Gusset-Plates of Buckling Restrained Braced Frames: A Numerical Study,” MS#MATPR-D-20-00997, Materials Today: Proceedings (Article Type: ITCSD_2020), Date of Review: February 04, 2020.(Part of: 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development, Chandigarh, to be held during Feb. 19-21, 2020)
  8. Reviewed a manuscript #2079) entitled “Comparative Study on Shear Performance of Blended Pozzolonic R.C. Beams with Fly Ash & Recycled Aggregates,” Journal of Structural Engineering (JOSE), Review Completed on January 31, 2020.
  9. Reviewed a manuscript entitled” Design Procedure for High Strength Anchor Bolt in Concrete Pedestal,” MS#MATPR-D-19-03944, Materials Today: Proceedings (Article Type: ITCSD_2020), Date of Review: January 28, 2020.(Part of: 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development, Chandigarh, to be held during Feb. 19-21, 2020)
  10. Reviewed a blind manuscript (#2056) with authors unknown, Manuscript title is “ Experimental behavior of hybrid fiber reinforced engineered cementitious composites for concrete pads supporting joint strike fighter F35-B,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Review completed on January 24, 2020.
  11. Reviewed a manuscript entitled” Strength and Structural Evaluation of RC Slab reinforced by Bi-axial Geogrid,” MS#MATPR-D-19-04180, Materials Today: Proceedings (Article Type: ITCSD_2020), Date of Review: January 22, 2020.(Part of: 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development, Chandigarh, to be held during Feb. 19-21, 2020)
  12. Reviewed a manuscript entitled “Study of Bottom Ash in Structural Concrete,” MS#MATPR-D-19-04109, Materials Today: Proceedings (Article Type: ITCSD_2020), Date of Review: January 22, 2020.(Part of: 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development, Chandigarh, to be held during Feb. 19-21, 2020)
  13. Reviewed a manuscript entitled” Performance of Polyproplyne (PP) Geo-Fabric Reinforced Concrete (RC) Beams under Flexure,”MS#MATPR-D-19-03917, Materials Today: Proceedings (Article Type: ITCSD_2020), Date of Review: January 11, 2020.(Part of: 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development, Chandigarh, to be held during Feb. 19-21, 2020)
  14. Reviewed : Proposal Name : Use of Waste Materials in Concrete as Cement and Aggregate in India (code: 2054055) for MHRD Scheme on Global Initiative on Academic Network (GIAN) on January 02, 2020.
  15. Omar Bouksani, Maissen Benhadji, Farid Belhamel, Fattoum Kharach and Zineddine, “ Effect of Lime as Replacement Cement on Shear Strength of Brick-Mortar Interfaces,” Journal of Building Engineering, Review Completed on November 24, 2019.
  16. Unknown Authors, “Sulfuric Acid Resistance of Strain Hardening Fiber Reinforced Geopolymer Composite,” The Indian Concrete Journal, Paper#2018, Review Comments Sent on September 13, 2019.
  17. Sahu, S., Teja, P. R. R., Sarkar, P, and Robin, D.P, (2018), “Effect of Brick Pre-Wetting on the Masonry Bond Strength,” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, MS#MTENG-8331, Review Completed on December 17, 2018.
  18. Y. H. Mugahed Amron, Rayed Alyousef, Raizal S.M. Rashid, and H. Alabdulajbbar, (2018), “Properties and Applications of FRP in Strengthening RC Structures: A Review,” MS#STRUCTURES-D-18-00255; Review completed on September 5, 2018.
  19. Unknown Authors, “Flexural behavior of Concrete Beams Reinforced with Innovative FRP Wrapped Steel Bars,” Review completed on August 28, 2018.
  20. Salam Al-Obaidi, Yasi M. Saeed, and Franz N. Rad (2018), “Flexural Strengthening of Concrete Beams with NSM-CFRP Bars,” ACI Structural Journal, MS#S-2018-166.R1 (Review Completed on July 30, 2018.
  21. Shojaee, T., Mohammadi,, B., Madoliat, R. and Salimi-Majd, D. (2018), “Development of a Finite Strip Method for Prediction of Buckling and Post-Buckling in Composite Laminates Having a Cutout with/without Stiffener,” Composite Structures, MS#COST_2018_1827, Review Completed on July 16, 2018.
  22. Junlong Yang and Jizhong Wang (2018), “Rectangular High Strength Concrete Columns Confined with Carbon Fiber-reinforced Polymer (CFRP) under Eccentric Compression Loading,” Construction & Building Materials, MS#CONBUILDMAT-D-18-02266, Review submitted on June 20, 2018.
  23. Akhter, R. and Islam, M.S. (2018), “Experimental Investigation and Models of SFRC Columns,”Construction Materials, MS#COMA-D-17_00080, Reviewed on January 13, 2018.
  24. M. D. Nurul Izyan, K. K. Vishwanathan, Z.A. Aziz, Jang Hyun Lee, and K. Prabhakar (2017), “Free Vibration of Anti-symmetric Angle-ply Layered Circular Cylindrical Shells Filled with Quiescent Fluid under First Order Shear Deformation Theory,” Composite Structures, MS#COST_2017_3303.(January 2018)
  25. Al-Manaseer, Akthem, Dundar, Cengiz, and Wafa, Louai, “ Strut-and-Tie Model for Shear Strength of FRP Reinforced Concrete Beams,” MS#S-2017-220.R1, ACI Structural and Materials Journal, Review Completed on October 24, 2017.
  26. Unknown Authors, “Reviewing Some Properties of Self Compacting Concrete with Particular Reference to Flexural Fatigue Performance,” Manuscript #1845, Journal of Structural Engineering, Reviwe Completed on October 13, 2017.
  27. Darilmaz, K., “Dynamic Behaviour of Orthotropic Elliptic Paraboloid Shells with Openings( Paper ID : SEM68270C),” Structural Engineering Mechanics, An International Journal, December 29, 2016.
  28. Khair Al-Deen Bsisu, Hussam H Hussain, and Shad M. Sargand, “The Use of Hashin Damage Criteria, CFRP-Concrete Interface and Concrete Damage Plasticity Models I 3-D Finite Element Modeling of Retrofitted Reinforced Concrete Beams with CFRP Sheets,” The Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, September 19, 2016, (Manuscript#AJSE-D-16-01831R1)

 

  1. Deng Yousheng, Wu, Peng, and Li, Zhouqiu, “ Research on Detection of Concrete Beam by Cement Based carbon Fiber Smart Layer,” ACI Materials Journal, (MS#M-2016-228.R1).
  2. Varinder Kumar and P. V. Patel, “Strengthening of Axially Loaded Concrete Columns using Stainless Steel Wire Mesh (SSWM): Numerical and Analytical Investigations,” Structural Engineering Mechanics, July 21, 2016 (Manuscript#SEM63997C).
  1. Khair Al-Deen Bsisu, Hussam H Hussain, and Shad M. Sargand, “The Use of Hashin Damage Criteria, CFRP-Concrete Interface and Concrete Damage Plasticity Models I 3-D Finite Element Modeling of Retrofitted Reinforced Concrete Beams with CFRP Sheets,” The Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, July 20, 2016 (Manuscript#AJSE-D-16-01831)
  2. Varinder Kumar and P. V. Patel (2016), “Strengthening of Axially Loaded Concrete Columns using Stainless Steel Wiremesh (SSWM)-Experimental Investigations,” Construction and Building Materials, Review completed on April 9, 2016.
  3. Feldman, Lisa, and Cairns Johns, (2016), “ Assessing Historical Provisions for the bond of Plain Bars,” ACI Structural Journal, MS#S-2016-043, Reviewed on April 2, 2016.
  4. Brahim Benmokrane, Mathieu Robert, Hamdy M. Mohamed, Ahmed H. Ali, and Patrice Cousin, (2016), “ Durability Assessment of Glass FRP Solid and Tubular bars (Rock Bolts) for the Application in Ground Control of Jurong Rock Caverns in Singapore, ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, MS#CCENG-1794, (Review Completed on March 29, 2016).
  5. Reviewed a paper entitled “ Design and analysis under flexure of high performance steel fiber reinforced concrete,” March 5, 2016, Authors unknown, The Indian Concrete Journal.
  6. Dinesh Kumar and Ashish Srivastava (2015), “Elastic Properties of CNT and Graphene-Reinforced Nanocomposites using RVE,”MS # SCS53034XC,  Steel and Composite Structures, an International Journal, (Review Completed on December 29, 2015).
  7. James, W. S., Jirsa, O., Wassim, M. G., (2015), “ Behavior of Anchored CFRP Strips Used for Strengthening Concrete Structures,” MS#M-2015-072, ACI Structural Journal, (Review Completed on May 01, 2015).
  8. Sahar, Ghasemi, Amir Mirmiran, Yulin, Xiao, and Kevin Mackie,  "A NOVEL UHPC-CFRP WAFFLE DECK PANEL SYSTEM  FOR ACCELERATED BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION, Journal of composites for Construction, ASCE, March 2015, MS #CCENG-1410.
  9. Sharma, D. K., Swami, B. L., and Vyas, A. K. (2013), “Study on Design of Hot Mix Asphalt Using Waste Copper Slag, Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium, 2013, MNIT Jaipur, India (Review completed on August 5, 2013).
  10. Bend Strength of Complete Closed-Type Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Stirrups with Rectangular Section, (MS #CCENG-905), ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, June 6, 2013.
  11. Effect of Transverse Steel on the Performance of RC T-beams Strengthened in Shear Zone with GFRP Sheet, authored by K. C. Panda, S. K. Bhattacharyya, and S. V. Barai, International Journal of Construction and Building Materials (Elsevier) (Manuscript Number: CONBUILDMAT-D-12-00774), October 10, 2012.

 

  1. Experimental and Numerical Strength Analysis of FML Plates with Cutouts Under In-plane Loading, By Rahaimi H. et al., Journal of Renforced Plastics and Composites (Manuscript No. JRP-11-0390), Sep. 18, 2011.

 

  1. SEISMIC RETROFIT OF REINFORCED CONCRETE FRAMES WITH PARTIAL INFILL, authored by C. Jayaguru1 and Dr. K. Subramanian, International Journal of Earth Sciences, and Engineering, 2009.

 

37. Application of Finite Element Techniques to Analyze Angle Shaped Footings, The Indian Concrete Journal,  MS. No. CIS/ICJ/654 dated 17-4.2009 (Authors name not disclosed)

 

38. Mohammad Taghi Kazemi, Fariborz Vossoughi Shahvarvi, and Iman Zakeri (2009), “Mixed Mode Fracture in Concrete Reinforced with Low Volume Fraction of Steel Fibers,” International Journal of Engineering, MS # OMS-09-167. 

 

39. Gupta Rajeev and Trivedi Ashutosh (2009), “Behavior of Model Circular Footings on Silty Soils with Cellular Supports,” International Journal of Engineering, MS # OMS-09-160. 

 

40. Gupta Rajeev and Trivedi Ashutosh (2009), “Effect of Non-Plastic Fines on the Behavior of Loose sand,” KSCE Jouranl of Civil Engineering, MS# KSCE-D-09-00087. 

 

41.  Grace, Enomoto, Abdel-Mohti, Tokal, and Puravankara (2006), “Behavior of Box Beam Bridge Prestressed with Carbon Fiber Composite Cables (MS Number 06-035),” PCI JOURNAL.

 

42. Rafi Muhammad, Nadjai Ali (2008), " Evaluation of ACI Deflection Model for FRP Reinforced Concrete Beams and Suggested Modification (MS No. S- 2006-369.R4). ACI Structural and Materials Journals.

 

43.  Flexural Strength Analysis of High Strength Concrete Using an Industrial Waste (2008), CURIE Journal, BITS Pilani (MS No.  A2-4-2008).

 

44.  Soric., Zorislav, Kisicek, Tomislav, Galic, Josip (2007) Deflection of Concrete Beams Reinforced with FRP Bar (MS No. S-2007-323.R2), ACI Structural Journal.

 

45.  Harries and Carey (2004), “Effect of Cross Section Scale on the Behavior of Variably Confined Concrete (MS Number: 2004121)” ACI Structural Journal.

 

46.  Meyer, Sim, and Oh (2003), “Fatigue life of damaged bridge deck specimens strengthened with carbon fiber sheets (MS Number: 2003324,” ACI Structural Journal.  

 IX. Review of Books

  1. Singh, S. B., Reviewed a book entitled, “Analysis of Skeletal Structure,” Tata McGraw-Hill Private Ltd., New Delhi, May 2012.
  2. Singh, S. B., Reviewed a book entitled, “Prestressed Concrete,” 4th Edition, authored by N. Krishna Raju, Tata McGraw-Hill Private Ltd., New Delhi, May 2011 "
  3. Singh, S. B., Reviewed a book entitled “Basic Structural Analysis, 2nd Edition” authored by C. S. Reddy, Tata McGraw Hill Private Ltd, New Delhi, January 2010.
  4. Singh, S. B., reviewed a book entitled “RCC Design by Limit State Method (Chapter 8 and 9)” for Elsevier Publishers, India, 2009.
  5. Singh, S.B., reviewed sample chapters of a book entitled “Basic Civil Engineering”, Pearson Education, New Delhi, 2009.
  6. Singh, S. B., reviewed a book entitled “Limit State Design of Steel Structures" for Tata McGraw Hill Publishers, India, 2009.
  7. Singh, S. B., reviewed a book entitled “Finite Element Analysis" for Tata McGraw Hill Publishers, India, 2009.

 

X. Examiner of Ph.D. Thesis

 

1.      Examined PhD Thesis entitled “ Strengthening of shear Deficient Reinforced Concrete Beams using Polymer Modified Ferrocement (PMF),” by Rajinder Ghai (Registration No. 951002004), Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, Punjab, India.(Report sent on August 28, 2019) by e-mail.

2.      Examined PhD Thesis entitled “A Frequency Domain Based Technique for Condition Monitoring of Structures using Limited Randomly Measured Dynamic Responses,” by Jafar Sadak Ali, 2019.

3.      Examined PhD Thesis entitled “ Studies on Torsional Behaviour of Recycled Aggregate Based Steel Fiber Reinforced Self Compacting Concrete,” by KJN Sai Nitesh (Roll No. 714004), NIT Warangal, April 2019.

4.      Examined PhD Thesis entitled “Experimental Study on the Effect of Slenderness on Circular and Non-Circular Columns Strengthened using CFRP Composites, “ by Giridhar N. Narule (Roll No. 129010011), Structural Engineering Department, Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, 2019.

5.      Examined PhD Thesis entitled“Use of Sugarcane Bagasse Ash Waste for Sustainable Development of Cementitious System,” submitted by Mulay Sachin Balkrishna (D12AM002) at SVNIT Surat. Report Sent on March 16, 2018 by e-mail and by Post on March 19, 2018.

6.      Examined PhD thesis of Mr. Manoj, “Design and Development of Concrete using Municipal Solid Waste Ash,” Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Panjab University, December 2016.

7.      Examined in Detail the Ph.D. Thesis of Mr. G. Muthukumar, "Influence of Openings on the Structural Response of RC Shear Walled Structures, 2015.

8.      Reviewed and Examined the Ph.D. Thesis of Mr. Sanjay Kumar, “Behavior of Reinforced Soils and Their Influence on Frames and Footings,” MNIT Jaipur, November 2011.

9.      Reviewed and Examined the Ph.D. Thesis of Manish Kewal Ramani, “Impact on Compressive Strength of Concrete Cured using Colored Polythene Sheets,” BITS Pilani, April, 2007.

10. Reviewed and Examined the Ph. D. Thesis of Mr. Jashvant Kumar Devabhai Rathod, “ Study of Behaviour of Smart Engineered Cementitious Composites Using Fibers and Fly Ash,” The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat, July 2009.

 

XI. Review of Ph.D. Proposal

  1. Reviewed PhD Research Proposal of Mr. Nikhil S Agrawal (2018PH XP 0502P) entitled “Performance Evaluation of Marble Dust Incorporated Concrete,”, November 26, 2019, as Doctoral Advisory Committee member.
  2. Reviewed PhD Research Proposal of Mr. Jaya Kumar Bhaskar (2018PHXF 0420) entitled “Investigation on the Seismic Behaviour of Masonry Infill Walls Strengthened with Textile Reinforced Concrete,” November, 2019 as Doctoral Advisory Committee member.
  3. Reviewed PhD Research Proposal of Mr. Vasanth Keshav (2015PHXF004P) entitled “Dynamic Buckling Response of Composite Structures, August 2015 as Doctoral Advisory Committee member
  4. Reviewed PhD Research Proposal of Mr. Manpreet Singh (2014PHXF429P), August 2015 as Doctoral Advisory Committee member
  5. Reviewed PhD Proposal of Mr. Sudhir V (2014PHXF409P), entitled “The Study of Postbuckling Response, Failure and Strength of Functionally Graded Composite Plates with cutouts, May 2016 as thesis supervisor.
  6. Reviewed PhD Research Proposal of Mr. Pankaj Munjal (2013PHXF437P) entitled “Development and Usage of Ductile Composite Materials for Repair and Retrofitting of Masonry Structures,” July 2014.
  7. Reviewed PhD Research Proposal of Mr. Shaik Hussain (2013PHXF438P) entitled “Effect of Accelerated Carbonation on various Mechanical properties of Pozzolona Concrete,” July 2014.
  8. Reviewed PhD Research Proposal of Mr. Himanshu Chawla (2010PH43412P),”The Study of Flexural Response, Strength, and Failure of FRP Girders. 2013.

9.         Reviewed Draft thesis entitled Best Traffic Management Practices- A Study of National and In-City Traffic Scenarios” of Mr. Raju V. N. N. Ponnaluri (2006PHXF429) as a member of Doctoral Advisory Committee, March 18, 2010.

10.      Reviewed the PhD Research Proposal of Dinesh Kumar, " Study of Failure and Stability of a Laminated Composite Plates with Cutouts"

11.      Reviewed the Ph.D Research Proposal of S.K. Mandellia, " Durability Based Strength and Parametric Cost Modeling of Fibre Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Strengthened Structures"

12.       Reviewed the Ph.D. Research Proposal of S. Madappa, " Response and Micromechanics Based Design of Engineered Cementitious Composite Structures"

13.      Reviewed the Ph.D. Research Proposal of G. Muthukumar, " Influence of Openings on the Structural Response of RC Shear Walled Structures"

 

 

  

XII: Invited Lectures Delivered

The following invited lectures were delivered:

1.      Delivered Keynote Lecture on “ Engineered Cementitious Composites (ECC) and Its Applications for Masonry Beam” at Institution of Engineers, Rajasthan State Center, Jaipur, 15th September, 2020, (Engineers Day).

2.      Delivered Invited Lecture through Webinar at NIT Jalandhar on 19th September at the Short Term Course on “Recent Advancements in Concrete Technology” organized by NIT Jalandhar during September 15-19, 2020. Title of Talk was “Innovative Cementitious and FRP Composites for Concrete and Masonry Structures.

3.      Delivered Keynote Lecture at 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development, Chandigarh, to be held during Feb. 19-21, 2020).

4.      Delivered Invited Keynote Lectures for 3 Hours at NIT Surathkal on November 18, 2019 on topic of “Fiber Reinforced Concrete and Its Application” sponsored by TEQIP III.

5.      Delivered 2 Hours Invited lecture Application of Composites for Structural Strengthening, NIRMA University, August 03, 2019.

6.      Delivered 1 Hour Invited lecture Application of ECC for Masonry Structures, SVNIT Surat, May 10, 2018.

7.      Delivered 4.5 Hours lecture at Symposium organized by Team Moments of Civil Engineering Association of NIT Tiruchirappaly, Tamilnadu on March 17, 2018.

8.      Delivered Invited lecture at   workshop on “Design and Development of Sustainable Concrete in the Era of Global Warming organized by NIT Surathakal on 9th January 2017 on FRP and ECC Applications for Structures

9.      Delivered Invited lecture at NIT Surathakal on 9th January 2017 on FRP and ECC Applications for Structures.

10. Delivered Invited Keynote Lecture on “ Flexural Behavior of Reinforced Masonry Beams with ECC as Bed Joint,” at International Conference on Advances in Concrete Technology Materials and Construction Practices, Goa Engineering College, Farmagudi, Goa, June 23, 2016.

11. Delivered an Invited Lecture on “Study of Structural Response of FRP-I Girders,” at 60th Congress of Indian Society for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM), MNIT Jaipur, December 19, 2015.

12. Delivered invited Keynote Expert Lecture on “ Development of Polymer Composites for Civil Engineering Applications,” at Symposium on Sustainable Technology Development in Polymer (SSTDP-2016), March 11, 2016, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus.

13. Invited as Guest of Honor for In-augural Keynote Lecture at National Conference on Advaces in Civil and Environmental Engineering (RACEE2015) organized by Civil Engineering Department of BRCM College of Engineering and Technology, Bahal, Bhiwani, Haryana, November 28, 2015.

14. Delivered a Invited lecture as Chief Guest at BRCM College of Engineering and Technology, Bahal, Bhiwani, Haryana on 48th Engineers Day Function, 15th September, 2015..

15. Participated as Panel Member at BITS Pilani on Civil Infrastructure Convention: An Academia-Industry-Public Collaboration, April 25, 2015.

16. Delivered keynote Lecture as Guest of Honors on Development and Innovative Applications of FRP Materials for Concrete Structures, at Seminar on Mitigation of Seismic Effects on Infrastructure Projects, Department of Civil Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, March 30, 2015.

12. Delivered Keynote Lecture on “Ductile FRP System and its Structural Applications,” at the 5th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium YRGS 2013) , MNIT Jaipur on 15th October, 2013.

13.  Presented an Invited UKIERI research Poster on “Sustainable Concrete Infrastructures,” at UKIERI Showcase Event held on October 14, 2013 at British Council Division, New Delhi.

14.   Delivered Expert Lecture on “Innovative Ductile Cementitious Composites for Structural Applications,” at UltraTech Cement Technical Lecture in partnership with the Institution of Engineers, Baroda, Institution of Engineers Building, September 28, 2013.

15.   Delivered a Keynote In-augural Lecture at Short-Term Training Programme on Computational and Experimental Methods for Advance Research in Composites, MNIT Jaipur, June 12-16, 2013.

16. Delivered invited lecture onInnovative Ductile Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Composites for Structural Applications,” at National Conference on Recent Advances in Composites (NCRAC 2012), June 15-16, Hyderabad.

17. Delivered an Invited Keynote Lecturer on “Innovative Ductile Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Composites for Structural Applications” at All India Seminar on Rehabilitation and Retrofitting for Sustainable Structures”, Jodhpur, Aug 20, 2011 (Jointly organized by M. B. M. College Jodhpur and Institution of Engineers).

  1. Delivered 7 lectures on Design of Steel Structures at NIT Kurukshetra, during Short-Term Training Programme (STTP) organized by Institute for Steel Development & Growth (INSDAG), KOLKATA, W.B., June 15-20, 2009.
  2. Delivered the Inaugural Chief Guest Address at 3rd National Conference on Recent Trends in Concrete Composites for Structural Systems (RTCCSS-09), Erode, Tamilnadu, India, April 03, 2009.
  3. Invited lectures on “Earthquake Resistance Design of Structures:  Analysis (Training of engineers of EIL, New Delhi)
  4. Invited lectures on “Earthquake Resistance Design of Structures (Training of engineers of EIL of New Delhi)
  5. Delivered Invited Keynote lectures at MAST-07 at NIT Warangal, Dec. 15, 2007.
  6. Delivered Invited Keynote lectures at MNIT Jaipur, Dec. 22, 2007.

 

XIII:   Chairing of Conference Session and Member of Technical Panels

 

  1. Chaired a Session at 60th Congress of Indian Society for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM) at MNIT Jaipur, 19th December, 2015.
  2. Chaired Session#1B at UKIERI Concrete Congress held at NIT Jalandhar on November 3, 2015.
  3. Chaired Two Sessions (Session no. 2 and 4) at the 5th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium (YRGS) held at MNIT Jaipur, October 15-16, 2013.
  4.  Chaired the last Session of International Conference (FIBCON2012) on “Fiber Reinforced Concrete-Global Developments,” at Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, February13-14, 2012.
  5. Chaired a Seminar Session on “Rehabilitation and Retrofitting for Sustainable Structures” at Institution of Engineers Building at Jodhpur, Rajasthan, August 19, 2011.
  6. Member of a Technical Panel Discussion on “Rehabilitation and Retrofitting for Sustainable Structures” at Institution of Engineers Building at Jodhpur, Rajasthan, August 20, 2011.
  7.  Chaired a Panel Discussion on “Concrete for Sustainable Infrastructure” at GNDEC, Punjab, Ludhiana at UKIERI Research Seminar held on 17th Feb., 2010.
  8.  Chaired a conference session (MAST-07) at NIT Warangal, Dec. 15, 2007.
  9.  Member of a technical panel for deciding the changes in the Civil Engineering Course Curriculum at NIT Warangal, Dec. 15, 2007.

 

XIV:    Seminar/Conference Organized

  1. Workshop on AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL)  proposed by me  got sanctioned by AICTE for conducting the training program during July 25-29, 2021.
  2. Organized Online Workshop on BITS-DRDO Collaborative Interaction on April 24,2021 at BITS Pilani.
  3. Organized  Online Workshop on BITS-DRDO  Collaborative Interaction, March 20, 2021 at BITS Pilani.
  4.  Organized International Webinar on “Smart Cities: Beyond the Pandemics” during July 10-11, 2020 at BITS Pilani.
  5. Organized 2nd International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structures, and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE 2018) at BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus during Feb. 26-28, 2018. (Role: Organizing Chairman)
  6.  Organized UKIERI Concrete Congress at NIT Jalandhar during March 5-8, 2013 (Role: Editor of Congress Souvenir and UKIERI Indian Team Lead Partner)
  7.  Organized UKIERI Concrete Congress at IIT Delhi, March 2011 (Role:Organizing Committee Member and UKIERI Indian Team Lead Partner)
  8.  Organized a National Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring and Rehabilitation during September 19-20, 2012 at BITS Pilani (Role: Coordinator)
  9. Organized an International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural, and Geotechnical Engineering at BITS Pilani during October 25-27, 2009. (Role: Organizing Chairman)
  10. Organized Inaugural Network Concrete Seminar at The Metropolitan Hotel, New Delhi, Feb. 28, 2008. (Role: Chairman, Organizing Committee)
  11. Organized UKIERI-Research Workshop and Network Concrete Meetings  at BITS Pilani, Feb. 16-18, 2009.(Role: Chairman, Organizing Committee)

 

XV: External Examiner of Ph.D/M.Tech/M.E. Thesis

 

1.      Examined PhD Thesis entitled“Use of Sugarcane Bagasse Ash Waste for Sustainable Development of Cementitious System,” submitted by Mulay Sachin Balkrishna (D12AM002) at SVNIT Surat. Report Sent on March 16, 2018 by e-mail and by Post on March 19, 2018.

Conducted Viva-Voce examination on May 10, 2018

2.      Examined Master of Technology Thesis entitled “Effect of Column Stiffness and Orientation on Seismic Behaviour of Buildings with Vertical Irregularities,” submitted by Ankit Batra (Roll No. 211024), NIT Kurukshetra, September 08,2013.

3.      Examined a Dissertation Report entitled” Study on Shear Strength Characteristics of Remoulded Residual Soil,” submitted by Jagdish Prasad Sharma (2008/PST/125), MNIT Jaipur, September 2011.

4.      Examined Master of Technology Thesis of Miss Isha, (Roll # 208124), Department of Civil Engineering,             NIT, Kurukshetra, October, 2010.

5.      Examined Master of Technology Thesis of Mr. S. S. Poorna Kumar (Roll# 208132), Department of Civil Engineering,    NIT, Kurukshetra, October 2010.

6.      Reviewed and Examined the Ph. D. Thesis of Mr. Jashvant Kumar Devabhai Rathod, “ Study of Behaviour of Smart Engineered Cementitious Composites Using Fibers and Fly Ash,” The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat, July 2009.

7.      Reviewed and Examined the Ph.D. Thesis of Manish Kewal Ramani, “Impact on Compressive Strength of Concrete Cured using Colored Polythene Sheets,” BITS Pilani, April, 2007.

8.      Examined Master of Technology Thesis of Mr. Shuchidra Silayach (ID # 2007PST102), Department of Structural Engineering, MNIT Jaipur, Jaipur, July 20, 2009.

9.      Examined Master of Technology Thesis of Mr. Patel Kashyapkumar Arvindbhai (ID # 2007PST103), Department of Structural Engineering, MNIT Jaipur, Jaipur, July 20, 2009.

10. Examined Master of Technology Thesis of Mr. S. Varadharajan (ID # 207122), Department of Civil Engineering,             NIT, Kurukshetra, 2010.


XVI: Review of Research Project Proposals for Sponsored Projects and Papers submitted to Conference etc (Ref. EDD, BITS Pilani)

(1)   Reviewed an Additional Competitive Research Grant proposal entitled” A feasibility Study on Development of Fire Resistant Geopolymer Composites,” submitted by Dr. Mukund Lahoti, Review was completed on October 09, 2019.

(2)   Reviewed a Seed Grant proposal entitled” Postbuckling Analysis of CNT-Reinforced Composite Plates under Different Types of In-plane Mechanical Loads,” submitted by Dr. Rajesh Kumar and Dr. S. N. Patel, (Review Completed on June 13, 2018).

(3)   Reviewed a technical paper entitled “ A theory on the performance of reinforced concrete elements,” MS#COMA-D-18-00019, Construction Materials, May 31, 2018

(4)   Reviewed (on December 15, 2017) a paper entitled “Nonlinear Dynamic Response of Laminated Composite Stiffened Plates,” authored by Dr. Shuvendu Patel for ICCMS-2017(International Conference on Composite Materials and Structures), 27-29 December, 2017.

(5)   Reviewed (December 2017) a Project Proposal entitled” Investigating on the Use of Feces for Geopolymer Concrete ,” submitted by Vishakha Sakhare (PSRN#3424), BITS Pilani.

(6)   Reviewed (on 23/11/2017)paper entitled “Free Vibration and Dynamic Response Study of Laminated Composite Plate with Carbon Nanotube Reinforcement,” authored by Dr. S. N. Patel, for 13th International Conference on Vibration Problems, Nov. 29-Dec. 02, 2017 at IIT Guwahati.

(7)   Reviewed (on 23/11/2017) paper entitled “Applicability of SASW Method for Subsurface Structural Evaluation of Layered Asphalt Pavement,”,” authored by Dr. Amit Goel, for NDE 2017, Chennai Trade Centre, IIT Madras during 14-16 December, 2017.

(8)    Reviewed International Conference paper  entitled” Evaluation of Use of Bottom Ash Cement Masonry and Concrete Regarding their Mechanical Properties,” authored by Rajiv Gupta et al, The European Advance Material Congress (EAMC 2017), 22-24 August 2017, Sweden. (Dated 19/8/2017).

(9)   Reviewed DST Research Proposal of Dr. Dipendu Bhunia entitled “Development of Earthquake Resistant Structures using Sustainable Materials,” December 15, 2016.

(10)                 Reviewed DST Research Proposal of Dr. G. Muthu Kumar entitled “Experimental Study of RC frame structure under lateral loading,” for possible funding.

(11)                 Reviewed a Research Proposal entitled” Recycling of Marble Slurry for Environmental Improvement,” by Anshuman et al., BITS Pilani, December 23, 2015.

(12)                 Reviewed a Research Project Proposal entitled “Recycling of Marble Slurry for Environmental Improvement, “submitted by Anshuman and Rajiv Gupta, Civil Engineering Department, BITS Pilani, October 2013.

(13)                 Reviewed a Research Project Proposal entitled “Dynamic Buckling Response of Composite Structures,” submitted by Shuvendu Narayan Patel, Civil Engineering Department, BITS Pilani, September 2013.

(14)                 Reviewed a Technical Paper entitled “ Nonlinear Bending Analysis of Laminated Composite Stiffened Plates,” International World Congress on Advances in Structural Engineering and Mechanics (ASEM13), Korea, 2013, assigned by Dean, EDD dated 27/7/2013.

(15)                 Reviewed Project proposal entitled “Effect of Bentonite on Permeability of Pilani Sand,” submitted by Kamalesh Kumar for possible funding from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, January 16, 2013 (Ref. EDD Letter dated January 16, 2013).

(16)                 Reviewed Research paper of Dr. Kamalesh Kumar, submitted to 2nd International Symposium on Constitutive Modelling of Geomaterials: Advances & Applications. Strengthening of Local Soil (Ref. EDD letter dated 18/8/2012), Civil Engg, Dept., BITS, Pilani Campus.

(17)                 Reviewed Project proposal entitled “Analytical Investigation on Structural Behavior of Skew-Curved Concrete Box-Girder Bridges,” submitted by Manoj Kumar for possible funding from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, August 2012 (Ref. EDD Letter dated July 29, 2012).

(18)                 Reviewed Project proposal entitled “ A Study on Minimization of Sludge during Treatment of Electroplating Effluent and Its Utilization,” submitted by Anupam Singhal and Rajiv Gupta for possible funding from Ministry of Environment and Forest, New Delhi, March 2012 (Ref. EDD Letter dated March, 23, 2012).

(19)                 Reviewed Project Proposal of Dr. Kamalesh Kumar, entitled “Strengthening of Local Soil Using Admixture,” (Ref. EDD letter dated 12/10/2011), Civil Engg. Dept., BITS, Pilani Campus.

(20)                 Reviewed a Technical paper entitled “Thermal Performance of a Hollow Roof: An Experimental Study (Author: Unknown) submitted to World Renewable Energy Congress-Indonesia, 16-20 October, 2011, Bali (Ref. EDD letter dated 29/9/2011).

(21)                 Reviewed Project Proposal of Dr. Pradipto Chakraborrty entitled “Microzonation of Jaipur City Based on Shear Wave Velocity" for possible funding from DST, New Delhi, 2011.

(22)                 Reviewed Project proposal of Anupam Singhal and Rajiv Gupta for possible funding from DST, New Delhi, 2010.

(23)                 Reviewed a technical paper on “ Experimental Investigations and Parametric Optimization of Curing of Unsaturated Polyester Resin,” authored by Sachin D. Waigaonkar, B.J.C Babu, and Amit Rajput, BITS Pilani –K.K. Birla Goa Campus, Dec. 2010.

(24)                 Reviewed a Technical Paper for International Conference on Civil Engineering & Building Materials (to be held at Kumnming, China) entitled, “Polyster Fibers in The Concrete: An Experimental Investigation,” assigned by Dean, EDD dated 9/2/2011.

 

 

 

XVII: Review of Practice School Reports

 

1.      Reviewed PS-II Report of Harshil Khimesara (2009A2PS517P), January 2014.

2.      Reviewed PS-II Report of Aditya Kamireddipalli (2009A2PS437P), January 2014.

3.      Reviewed PS-II Report of Adarsh Mishra (2009A2PS374P), January 2014.

4.      Reviewed two PS-II report of Madhurima Bhatta Charya and Apoorva, October 2013.

5.      V. C. Rajeshwari (2010H143033P), “Design of Industrial Steel Structures by Limit State Method,” Thesis Report, Park Street, Kolkata (PS-II Center of BITS Pilani, June 2012.

6.      Prateek Jindal (2008A2PS302P), “Nonlinear System Identification in SHM using Kernel PCA and FDA,” Thesis Report, Structural Engineering Research Centre (SERC) Chennai, (PS-II station of BITS Pilani), June 2012.

7.      Likhith Reddy Asani (2007 B5A2653P), “Impedance Based Damage Detection Using Smart PZT Patches,” Thesis Report, Structural Engineering Research Centre (SERC) Chennai (PS-II Station of BITS Pilani), June 2012.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        

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