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Prof. Arif Ali Baig Moghal

Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: baig@nitw.ac.in : +91-9989677217

Dr. Arif Ali Baig Moghal is a Distinguished Researcher and a Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the National Institute of Technology, Warangal (NITW). Dr. Arif received Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. Prior to joining NITW, he had worked at Bugshan Research Chair in Expansive Soils, Department of Civil Engineering at King Saud University, Riyadh as 'Assistant Professor' and 'Associate Professor'. He has over 18 years of research, teaching, and consulting experience within the broad fields of Civil, Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering addressing the nexus between sustainability and the environment. His research was funded by KACST (King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia) and DST, India. Dr. Arif is the author of 76 Journal Papers, 2 Edited Books, 15 Book Chapters, 34 ASCE Geotechnical Special Publications, 27 full conference papers, and has 5 PatentsDr. Arif has given 20 invited presentations in India and Saudi Arabia. He is a Fellow of the Indian Geotechnical Society (FIGS), a Fellow of the Institute of Engineers, India (FIE), a Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), a Member of Geo-Institute (GI),  and a Member of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE)Dr. Arif is listed among the top 2% cited scientists compiled by Stanford University for September 2022 and October 2023Dr. Arif is an 'Associate Editor' for 6 International Journals and an Active Reviewer for 88 International Journals.  

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D. (Geoenvironmental Engineering) Indian Institute of Science Bangalore 2010
M.Tech (Geotechnical Engineering) SVU College of Engineering, Tirupati (Achievement: University First Rank Holder) 2005
B.Tech (Civil Engineering)

NBKRIST Vidyanagar (Affiliated to SVU College of Engineering, Tirupati)

(Achievement: Recipient of "Sri. RP Brindavan Prize" for Securing Highest Marks for I, II, and III Years at NBKRIST, Vidyanagar)

2003 

                              

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Professor National Institute of Technology Warangal 21 Oct 2023 to Present
Associate Professor National Institute of Technology Warangal 09 April 2018 to 20 Oct 2023
Associate Professor SRM University Andhra Pradesh 03 Jul 2017 – 07 Apr 2018
Associate Professor King Saud University Riyadh (QS Ranking # 203) 18 Apr 2016 – 02 Jul 2017
Assistant Professor King Saud University Riyadh (QS Ranking # 203) 29 Nov 2010 – 18 Apr 2016
Research Assistant Indian Institute of Science Bangalore 01 Sep 2005 – 30 Dec 2005

 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  1. Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) - Life Fellow
  2. Institution of Engineers India (IEI) - Life Fellow
  3. International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) - Member (Active)
  4. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - Member (Active)
  5. Geo-Institute (GI) - Member (Active)

Course Taught Previously

NIT Warangal 

Undergraduate Level

  1. CE 401: Quantity Surveying and Public Works (Aug 2022; Aug 2023)
  2. CE 204: Civil Engineering Materials (Aug 2018; Aug 2019; Aug 2020; Aug 2021; Jan 2024)
  3. CE 254: Building Planning and Construction (Jan 2019; Jan 2020)
  4. CE 306: Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory (Aug 2018; Aug 2019; Jan 2024 

Graduate Level

  1. CE 5413 - Soil Behaviour (Aug 2020; Aug 2021; Aug 2022; Aug 2023)
  2. CE 5464 - Geotechnical Aspects of Landfills (Jan 2022; Jan 2023)
  3. CE 5415 - Environmental Geotechniques (Aug 2019; Jan 2021)
  4. CE 5415 - Landfill Engineering (Aug 2018)
  5. CE 7401 - Waste Containment Barriers Engineering (Under Self-Study Mode)

King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  (2010 - 2017)

Undergraduate Level

  1. CE 382 - Geotechnical Engineering - 1   
  2. CE 481 - Geotechnical Engineering - 2  

Publications

PATENTS AWARDED (5) 

  1. A Formulation for Preparing Biopolymer-Amended Soft Soil for Liner Application. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Romana Mariyam Rasheed (Application Number: 202023105617.2 Date of Grant: 18.10.2023) 
  2. A Composition and System for Preparation and Characterization of Nano Calcium Silicate on Tropical Soils. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Pathapalya Fakrudeen Sanaulla, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammad (Application Number: 202023105726; Date of Grant: 06.11.2023)
  3. A  Composition and System for Stabilizing  Clay by Mixing  Granite Sand and Calcium Lignosulphonate. Amulya Gudla, Boja Munwar Basha, Arif Ali Baig Moghal (Application Number: 202023105751; Date of Grant: 10.11.2023)
  4. A Composition and System for Preparation and Characterization of Enzyme Induced Calcite Precipitate Amended Soil. Abdullah Almajed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mohammed Abdul Lateef, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed (Application Number: 202023105753; Date of Grant: 22.11.2023)
  5. A Composition and System for Optimized Preparation of Chemically Stabilized Coal Gangue for Clay. Ashfaq Mohammad, Boja Munwar Basha, Arif Ali Baig Moghal (Application Number: 202023105754; Date of Grant: 22.11.2023) 

 

CITATION METRICS (Last Accessed: 01 February 2024)

Click here to access my Vidwan ID Web of Science Profile  'h-index': 21;  Scopus Profile - 'h-index': 22;  

Google Scholar Profile - 'h-index': 24; Researchgate Profile - 'h-index': 23 

 

DETAILS OF PUBLICATIONS

S I No Details Number
1 International Journals (SCI/SCIE/SCOPUS) 76
2 Books Edited (SCOPUS) 2
3 Book Chapters (SCOPUS) 15
4 ASCE Geotechnical Special Publications (SCOPUS) 34
5 Refereed International and National Conferences 27
6 Special Article(s) 1
  TOTAL 155

 

INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS (76)   

  1. Romana Mariyam Rasheed and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2024). Compressibility and Durability Characteristics of Protein-based Biopolymer Amended Organic Soil. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. https://10.1061/JMCEE7/MTENG-17285 (Status: Accepted and In-Press)
  2. Mohammad Nuruddin and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2023). State-of-the-Art Review on the Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Feasibility of Select Biochars. Indian Geotechnical Journal. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-023-00788-3 
  3. M Ashok Kumar, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Kopparthi Venkata Vydehi and Abdullah Almajed (2023). Embodied Energy in the Production of Guar and Xanthan Biopolymers and their Cross-linking Effect in Enhancing the Geotechnical Properties of Cohesive Soil. Buildings. Vol. 13, No. 9. Article No. 2304. https://doi.org/10.3390/buildings13092304
  4. Romana Mariyam Rasheed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Sai Sampreeth Reddy Jannepally, Ateekh Ur Rehman and Bhaskar C. S. Chittoori (2023). Consolidation and Shrinkage Characteristics of Chitosan Amended Soft Soil - A Sustainable Alternate Landfill Liner Material. Buildings. Vol. 13, No. 9, Article No. 2230. https://doi.org/10.3390/buildings13092230
  5. Kennedy C. Onyelowe, J Jagan, Denise-Penelope N Kontoni, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Ifeanyichukwu C Onuoha, R Viswanathan and Deepak Kumar Soni (2023). Utilization of GEP and ANN for Predicting the Net-Zero Compressive Strength of Fly Ash Concrete Towards Carbon Neutrality Infrastructure Regime. International Journal of Low-Carbon Technologies. Vol. 18, pp. 902-914. https://doi.org/10.1093/ijlct/ctad081
  6. Kennedy C. Onyelowe, Ahmed M. Ebid, Shadi Hanandeh,  Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Ifeanyi C. Onuoha, Ifeyinwa I. Obianyo,  Liberty U. Stephen,  Obiekwe A. Ubachukwu (2023).  The influence of fines on the hydro-mechanical behavior of sand for sustainable compacted liner and sub-base construction applications. Asian Journal of Civil Engineering. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42107-023-00800-4
  7. Romana Mariyam Rasheed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Rambabu S and Abdullah Almajed (2023). Sustainable Assessment and Carbon Footprint Analysis of Polysaccharide Biopolymer-Amended Soft Soil as an Alternate Material to Canal Lining. Frontiers in Environmental Science. Vol. 11, Article No. 1214988. https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2023.1214988 
  8. Ammavajjala Sesha Sai Raghuram, Nallabothula Monika, Munwar B Basha and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2023). Soil Water Characteristic Curves of Soils Exhibiting Different Plasticity. International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering. Vol. 9, No. 3, Article No. 25. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40891-023-00444-z
  9. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Romana Mariyam Rasheed and Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed (2023). Sorptive and Desorptive Response of Divalent Heavy Metal Ions from EICP-Treated Plastic Fines. Indian Geotechnical Journal. Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 315-333. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-022-00638-8 
  10. Bonagiri Varsha, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Ateekh Ur Rehman and Bhaskar Chittoori (2023). Shear, Consolidation Characteristics and Carbon Footprint Analysis of Clayey Soil Blended with Calcium Lignosulphonate and Granite Sand for Earthen Dam Application. Sustainability. Vol. 15, No. 7, Article No. 6117. https://doi.org/10.3390/su15076117
  11. Harshit Harsh, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Romana Mariyam Rasheed and Abdullah Almajed (2023). State-of-the-Art Review on the Role and Applicability of Select Nano-Compounds in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Applications. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering. Vol. 48, No. 4, pp. 4149-4173. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13369-022-07036-5
  12. Amulya G, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Abdullah Almajed (2023). Sustainable Binary Blending for Low-Volume Roads - Reliability-Based Design Approach and Carbon Footprint Analysis. Materials. Vol. 16, No. 5, Article No. 2065. https://doi.org/10.3390/ma16052065
  13. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Sanaulla P F, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed and Romana Mariyam Rasheed (2023). Leaching Test Protocols to Evaluate Contaminant Response of Nano Calcium Silicate (NCS) Treated Tropical Soils. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste. Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 04023002. https://doi.org/10.1061/JHTRBP/HZENG-1200           
  14. Abdullah Almajed, K. K. Lemboye and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). A Critical Review on the Feasibility of Synthetic Polymers Inclusion in Enhancing the Geotechnical Behavior of Soils. Polymers. Vol. 14, No. 22, Article No. 5004. https://doi.org/10.3390/polym14225004
  15. Gudla Amulya, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, B Munwar Basha and Abdullah Almajed (2022). Coupled Effect of Granite Sand and Calcium Lignosulphonate on the Strength Behavior of Cohesive Soil. Buildings. Vol. 12, No. 10, Article No. 1687. https://doi.org/10.3390/buildings12101687
  16. Romana Mariyam Rasheed and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Critical Appraisal of the Behavioral Geo-mechanisms of Peats/Organic Soils. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. Vol. 15, No. 12, Article No. 1123. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12517-022-10396-9
  17. Vydehi KV, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Munwar B Basha (2022). Target Reliability-Based Design of Embankments using Biopolymer Modified Cohesive Soil. International Journal of Geomechanics. Vol. 22, No. 8, pp.  04022115. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0002429 
  18. Nuruddin Mohammad, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Romana Mariyam Rasheed and Abdullah Almajed (2022). Critical Review on the Efficacy of Electrokinetic Techniques in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Applications. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. Vol. 15, No. 8, Article No. 781. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12517-022-10037-1
  19. Mohammed Ashfaq, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Munwar B Basha (2022). The Sustainable Utilization of Coal Gangue in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Applications. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste. Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 03122003.  https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)HZ.2153-5515.0000705 
  20. Mohammed Ashfaq and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Cost and Carbon Footprint Analysis of Flyash utilization in Earthworks. International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering. Vol. 8, No. 2, Article No. 21. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40891-022-00364-4
  21. Mansi Gandhi, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Romana Mariyam Rasheed and Abdullah Almajed (2022). State-of-the-Art Review on Geoenvironmental Benign Applicability of Biopiles. Innovative Infrastructure Solutions. Vol 7, No.2, Article No. 166. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41062-022-00774-3
  22. Vydehi KV, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Munwar B Basha (2022). Reliability-based Design Optimization of Biopolymer-Amended Soil as an Alternative Landfill Liner Material. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste. Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 04022011. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)HZ.2153-5515.0000697
  23. Vydehi KV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Effect of Biopolymeric Stabilization on the Strength and Compressibility Characteristics of Cohesive Soil. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 04021428.  https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0004068
  24. Lakshmi Sruthi P, Hari Prasad Reddy P and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Swelling Behavior of Alkali Transformed Kaolinitic Clays Treated with Flyash and Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag. Indian Geotechnical Journal. Vol. 52, No. 1, pp.145-160. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-020-00489-1
  25. Amulya G, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Abdullah Almajed (2021). A State-of-the-Art Review on Suitability of Granite Dust as a Sustainable Additive for Geotechnical Applications. Crystals. Vol. 11, No. 12, Article No. 1526. https://doi.org/10.3390/cryst11121526
  26. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mohammed Ashfaq, Ali Abdul Kareem Al-Obaid, Mohammad Farid Abbas, Ahmed M Al-Mahbashi and Abdullah Ali Shaker (2021). Compaction delay and its effect on the geotechnical properties of lime treated semi-arid soils. Road Materials and Pavement Design. Vol. 22, No. 11, pp. 2626–2640.   https://doi.org/10.1080/14680629.2020.1784256
  27. Kotresha K, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Sanaulla PF, Afzal Ali Baig Moghal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Evaluation of Sequential Extraction Procedure (SEP) to Validate Binding Mechanisms in Soils and Soil-Nano-Calcium-Silicate (SNCS) Mixtures. Indian Geotechnical Journal. Vol. 51, No. 5, pp. 1069-1077. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-020-00464-w
  28. Ahmed Al-Mahbashi, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Vydehi KV (2021). Correlation Based Studies on Resilient Modulus Values for Fiber Reinforced Lime-Blended Clay. International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering. Vol. 7, No.3, Article No. 59. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40891-021-00305-7
  29. Mohammed Ashfaq, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Munwar B Basha (2021). Reliability-Based Design Optimization of Chemically Stabilized Coal Gangue. Journal of Testing and Evaluation. Vol. 51, No.  1.   https://doi.org/10.1520/JTE20210176
  30. Abdullah Ali Shaker, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Vydehi KV (2021). Effect of Confining Conditions on the Hydraulic Conductivity Behavior of Fiber-Reinforced Lime Blended Semiarid Soil. Materials. Vol. 14, No. 11, Article No. 3120. https://doi.org/10.3390/ma14113120
  31. Abdullah Almajed, Mohammed Abdul Lateef, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and K. K. Lemboye (2021).  State-of-the-Art Review of the Applicability and Challenges of Microbial-Induced Calcite Precipitation (MICP) and Enzyme-Induced Calcite Precipitation (EICP) Techniques for Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Applications. Crystals. Vol. 11, No. 4, Article No. 370. https://doi.org/10.3390/cryst11040370
  32. Abdullah Almajed, Srirama Dinesh and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Response Surface Method Analysis of Chemically Stabilized Fiber-Reinforced Soil. Materials. Vol. 14, No. 6, Article No. 1535. https://doi.org/10.3390/ma14061535
  33. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Vydehi KV (2021). State-of-the-art Review on Efficacy of Xanthan Gum and Guar Gum Inclusion on the Engineering Behavior of Soils. Innovative Infrastructure Solutions. Vol. 6, Article No. 108, pp.1-14. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41062-021-00462-8
  34. Ramana G V and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Case study on Planning and Execution of Residential Building on Complex Hilly Terrain: Sustainable Perspective. Indian Geotechnical Journal. Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 387-396. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-020-00452-0
  35. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mohammed Abdul Lateef, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Munir Ahmad, Adel R.A. Usman and Abdullah Almajed (2020). Heavy Metal Immobilization Studies and Enhancement in Geotechnical Properties of Cohesive Soils by EICP Technique. Applied Sciences. Vol. 10, No. 21, Article No. 7568. https://doi.org/10.3390/app10217568
  36. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mohammed Abdul Lateef, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, K. K. Lemboye, Bhaskar C. S. Chittoori, Abdullah Almajed (2020). Efficacy of Enzymatically Induced Calcium Carbonate Precipitation in the Retention of Heavy Metal Ions. Sustainability. Vol. 12, No. 17, Article No. 7019. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12177019
  37. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Ateekh Ur Rahman, Vydehi KV and Usama Umer (2020). Sustainable Perspective of Low Lime Stabilized Fly Ashes for Geotechnical Applications: PROMETHEE-Based Optimization Approach. Sustainability. Vol. 12, No. 16, Article No. 6649. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12166649
  38. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mohammed Ashfaq, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Ahmed Al-Mahbashi (2020). Effect of Heavy Metal Contamination on the Compressibility and Strength Characteristics of Chemically Modified Semi-Arid Soils. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste. Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 04020029. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)HZ.2153-5515.0000527
  39. Ahmed Al-Mahbashi, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Soil Water Characteristic Curve Response and One-Dimensional Deformation Characteristics of Fiber Reinforced Lime Blended Expansive Soil. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 04020125-9. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0003204
  40. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Characterization Studies on Coal Gangue for Sustainable Geotechnics. Innovative Infrastructure Solutions. Vol. 5, Article No. 15, https://doi.org/ 10.1007/s41062-020-0267-3
  41. Ammavajjala Sesha Sai Raghuram, Munwar B Basha and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Effect of Fines Content on the Hysteretic Behavior of Water Retention Characteristic Curves of Reconstituted Soils. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 04020057-13. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0003114
  42. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Vydehi KV, Moulali Baig Moghal, Rayan Almatrudi, Abdullah Almajed and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2020). Effect of Calcium Based Derivatives on the Consolidation, Strength and Lime Leachability Behavior of Expansive Soil. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 04020048. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0003088
  43. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Abdullah Almajed and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2020). Desorption of Heavy Metals from Lime-Stabilized Arid-Soils Using Different Extractants. International Journal of Civil Engineering. Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 449-461.  https://doi.org/10.1007/s40999-019-00453-y 
  44. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heera Lal, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and V Ramana Murthy (2020). Carbon Footprint Analysis of Coal Gangue in Geotechnical Engineering Applications. Indian Geotechnical Journal. Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 646-654. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-019-00389-z
  45. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2019). State-of-the-Art Review on Strontium Toxicokinetics, Mechanistic Response, Alterations and Regulations. International Journal of Geomate. Vol. 16, No. 53, pp. 204-214. https://doi.org/10.21660/2019.53.71462
  46. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Bhaskar Chittoori and Munwar B Basha (2018). Effect of Fibre Reinforcement on CBR Behavior of Lime Blended Expansive Soils: Reliability Approach. Road Materials and Pavement Design. Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 690-709. https://doi.org/10.1080/14680629.2016.1272479 
  47. Ateekh Ur Rehman and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2018). The Influence & Optimisation of Treatment Strategy in Enhancing Semi-Arid Soil Geotechnical Properties. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering. Vol. 43, No. 10, pp. 5129-5141.  DOI: 10.1007/s13369-017-2942-z
  48. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Bhaskar Chittoori, Munwar B Basha and Ahmed Al-Mahbashi (2018). Effect of Polypropylene Fiber Reinforcement on the Consolidation, Swell and Shrinkage Behavior of Lime Blended Expansive Soil. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. Vol. 12, No. 5, pp. 462-471.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19386362.2017.1297002
  49. Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2017). A state-of-the-art review on the role of fly ashes in geotechnical and geoenvironmental applications. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. Vol. 29, No. 8, Article No. 04017072. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0001897
  50. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Bhaskar Chittoori, Munwar B Basha and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2017). Target Reliability Approach to Study the Effect of Fiber Reinforcement on UCS Behavior of Lime Treated Semi-Arid Soil. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. Vol. 29, No. 6. Article No. 04017014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0001835
  51. Bhaskar Chittoori, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Aravind Pedarla and Ahmed Al-Mahbashi (2017). Effect of Unit Weight on Porosity and Consolidation Characteristics of Expansive Clays. Journal of Testing and Evaluation. Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 94-104. https://doi.org/10.1520/jte20160451
  52. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Krishna R Reddy, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2017). Sorptive Response of Chromium (Cr+6) and Mercury (Hg+2) From Aqueous Solutions Using Chemically Modified Soils. Journal of Testing and Evaluation. Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 105-119. https://doi.org/10.1520/jte20160066
  53. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Krishna R Reddy, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2017). Retention Studies on Arsenic from Aqueous Solutions by Lime Treated Semi Arid Soils. International Journal of Geomate. Vol. 12, No. 29, pp. 17-24. https://doi.org/10.21660/2017.29.5155
  54. Waleed M Zahid, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Abdul Karim Al-Obaid, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed (2017). Physico-Chemical and Geo-Environmental Behavior of Semi Arid Soils. International Journal of Geomate. Vol. 12, No. 29, 115-123. https://doi.org/10.21660/2017.29.44861 
  55. Muawia A Dafalla, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Ali Abdul Karim Al-Obaid (2017). Enhancing Tensile Strength in Clays using Polypropylene Fibers. International Journal of Geomate, Vol. 12, No. 29, pp. 33-37. https://doi.org/10.21660/2017.29.5263
  56. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Krishna R Reddy, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2016). Lime-Amended Semi-Arid Soils in Retaining Copper, Lead and Zinc from Aqueous Solutions. Water, Air and Soil Pollution. Vol. 227, No. 10, Article No: 372. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11270-016-3054-1
  57. Satyanarayan Patel, K.S. Srikanth, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Niyaz Ahamad Madhar and Rahul Vaish (2016). Effect of sintering parameters on the dynamic hysteresis scaling behavior in Ba0.85Sr0.15Zr0.1Ti0.9O3 ceramics. Integrated Ferroelectrics. Vol. 176, No. 1, 95-108. https://doi.org/10.1080/10584587.2016.1249269
  58. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2016). Efficacy of Nano Calcium Silicate (NCS) Treatment on Tropical Soils in Encapsulating Heavy Metal Ions: Leaching Studies Validation. Innovative Infrastructure Solutions. Vol. 1, No. 1, Article No: 21, pp. 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41062-016-0024-9 
  59. Muawia A Dafalla and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2016). Effect of Fibercast and Fibermesh Inclusion on the Direct Shear and Linear Shrinkage Response of Clay. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. Vol. 9, No. 9, Article No: 555. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12517-016-2565-9 
  60. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Sanaulla P.F., and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2016). Sustainable use of Locally Available Red Earth and Black Cotton Soils in Retaining Cd2+ and Ni2+ from Aqueous Solutions. International Journal of Civil Engineering. Vol. 14, No. 7, pp. 491-505. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40999-016-0052-z 
  61. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mohammad F Abbas, Ahmed M Al-Mahbashi and Abdullah Ali Shaker (2016). Effect of Structure Anisotropy and Compaction Method on the Swelling Behavior of Al-Qatif Soil. International Journal of Geomate, Vol. 11, No. 26, pp. 2600-2605. https://doi.org/10.21660/2016.26.89469 
  62. Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2015). Closed-Form Solutions for Bearing Capacity of Footing on Anisotropic Cohesive Soils. Revista Ingenieria De Construccion, Vol. 30, No. 2, 109-125. https://doi.org/10.4067/s0718-50732015000200003 
  63. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Abdul Karim Al-Obaid, Talal. O. Refeai and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2015). Compressibility and Durability Characteristics of Lime Treated Expansive Semiarid Soils. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 43, No. 2, pp. 255-263. https://doi.org/10.1520/jte20140060 
  64. Abhishek N Bakshi, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Niyaz Ahamad Madhar, Satyanarayan Patel, and Rahul Vaish (2015). Effect of stress on energy conversion and storage characteristics of (1-x-y)PIN-xPMN-yPT single crystals. Ferroelectrics Letters Section, Volume 42, No 4-6, pp. 107-114. https://doi.org/10.1080/07315171.2015.1068507 
  65. Satyanarayan Patel, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Niyaz Ahamad Madhar, Aditya Chauhan and Rahul Vaish (2015). Cyclic Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting in PMN-PT Single Crystals. Ferroelectrics, Vol. 481, No. 1, pp. 138-145. https://doi.org/10.1080/00150193.2015.1051456 
  66. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2015). Heavy Metal Desorption Studies on the Artificially Contaminated Al-Qatif Soil. International Journal of Geomate, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 1323-1327. https://doi.org/10.21660/2015.16.4129
  67. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Muawia A Dafalla, Tamer Y Elkady and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2015). Lime Leachability Studies on Treated Expansive Semi-arid Soil. International Journal of Geomate, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 1467-1471. https://doi.org/10.21660/2015.18.4130 
  68. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Abdul Karim Al-Obaid and Talal. O. Refeai (2014). Effect of Accelerated Loading on the Compressibility Characteristics of Lime Treated Semi Arid Soils. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol. 26, No. 5, pp. 1009-1016. https://doi.org/10.1061/(asce)mt.1943-5533.0000882 
  69. Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2013). Geotechnical and Physico-Chemical Characterization of Low Lime Fly Ashes. Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, Paper ID 674306, Vol. 2013, pp. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/674306 
  70. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Sivapullaiah PV (2012). Retention Characteristics of Cu2+, Pb2+ and Zn2+ from Aqueous Solutions by Two Types of Low Lime Fly Ashes. Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry, Vol. 94, No. 10, pp. 1941-1953. https://doi.org/10.1080/02772248.2012.732579  
  71. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Sivapullaiah PV (2012). Role of Lime Leachability on the Geotechnical Behavior of Fly Ashes. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 43-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.3328/IJGE.2012.06.01.43-51   
  72. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Sivapullaiah PV (2011). Effect of Pozzolanic Reactivity on Compressibility Characteristics of Stabilised Low Lime Fly Ashes. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Vol. 29, No. 5, pp. 665-673. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10706-011-9408-y 
  73. Sivapullaiah PV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2011). CBR and Strength Behavior of Class F Fly Ashes Stabilized with Lime and Gypsum. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 121 – 130. http://dx.doi.org/10.3328/IJGE.2011.05.02.121-130
  74. Sivapullaiah PV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2011). Role of Gypsum in the Strength Development of Fly Ashes with Lime. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol. 23, No.2, pp. 197-206. https://doi.org/10.1061/(asce)mt.1943-5533.0000158 
  75. Sivapullaiah PV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2011). Gypsum Treated Fly Ash as a Liner for Waste Disposal Facilities. Waste Management, Vol. 31, pp. 359-369. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2010.07.017 
  76. Sivapullaiah PV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2010). Leachability of Trace Elements from Two Stabilized Low Lime Indian Fly Ashes. Environmental Earth Sciences, Vol. 61, No. 8, 1735-1744. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12665-010-0487-5  

 

BOOKS EDITED (2) 

 

  1. “Ground Improvement Techniques - Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2021 Volume 3”. Editor(s) Kasinathan Muthukkumaran, Rajesh Sathiyamoorthy, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, S.P. Jeyapriya. Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2021, NIT Trichy. E-ISSN: 2366-2565. Publisher: Springer Singapore.

  2. "Advances in Urban Geotechnical Engineering". Editor(s) S Sonny Kim, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Jia-liang Yao, Proceedings of the 6th GeoChina International Conference on Civil & Transportation Infrastructures: From Engineering to Smart & Green Life Cycle Solutions - Nanchang, China, 2021. ISBN: 978-3-030-80151-09. Publisher: Springer.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS (15)

  1. Mohammed Ashfaq, and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2024). Chapter 17: Geoenvironmental evaluation on Coal Gangue:  Greener alternative to existing Fill materials. In: Anasua GuhaRay, Toshiro Hata, Nagesh R. Iyer, Pijush Samui, Sanjay Kumar (eds). Green Materials in Civil Engineering. Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISBN: 9780443191077.
  2. Nallabothula Mounika, Ammavajjala Sesha Sai Raghuram, Munwar B Basha and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Effect of Hysteretic SWCC on Marappalam Rainfall Triggered Slope Failure. In: Kasinathan Muthukkumaran, Balunaini Umashankar, N. Kumar Pitchumani (eds) Earth Retaining Structures and Stability Analysis. IGC 2021. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 303, pp. 139-148. Springer Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-7245-4_12    
  3. Vydehi KV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Effect of Biopolymer Inclusion and Curing Conditions on the Failure Strain and Elastic Modulus of Cohesive Soil. In: Muthukkumaran, K., Sathiyamoorthy, R., Moghal, A.A.B., Jeyapriya, S.P. (eds) Ground Improvement Techniques. IGC 2021. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 297, pp. 257-264. Springer Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-6727-6_23
  4. Srirama Dinesh, Savitha Chirasmayee and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Prediction of Stability of an Infinite Slope using Geospatial Techniques. In: V. S. R. Chirla et al. (eds.), Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2020. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol. 185, pp. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-5601-9_1
  5. Ammavajjala Sesha Sai Raghuram, Munwar B Basha and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Influence of Fines Content on Stability of Unsaturated Soil Slopes. In: V. S. R. Chirla et al. (eds.), Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2020. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol. 185, pp. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-5601-9_14
  6. K Venkata Vydehi and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Compressibility Characteristics of Guar Gum Treated Expansive Soil. In: V. S. R. Chirla et al. (eds.), Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2020. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol. 152, pp. 339-345. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-1831-4_31 
  7. Mohammed Ashfaq and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Influence of Lime and Coal Gangue on the CBR Behavior of Expansive Soil. In: Neves J., Zhu B., Rahardjo P. (eds) Advanced Geotechnical and Structural Engineering in the Design and Performance of Sustainable Civil Infrastructures, pp. 102-113. GeoChina 2021. Sustainable Civil Infrastructures. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-80155-7_7
  8. K Venkata Vydehi, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mohammed Abdul Latheef, Mubarak Ali, Aqsa Basheer, Adil Ahmad Handoo, Syed Zahid Nabi and Burhan Ul Wafa (2021). Efficacy of Almond Shell Ash Inclusion on the Geotechnical Behavior of Lime Blended Kaolinitic Soil. In: Patel S., Solanki C.H., Reddy K.R., Shukla S.K. (eds) Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2019. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 136, pp. 259-269. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-33-6444-8_23
  9. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Influence of lime on the unconfined compressive strength of cnoal gangue. In: Patel S., Solanki C.H., Reddy K.R., Shukla S.K. (eds) Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2019. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 134, pp. 127-133. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-33-6370-0_12
  10. G V Ramana, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Shashank Pathak (2021). Reappraisal on the Field Tests for Determination of Rock Mass Characteristics for Open Terrain(s). In: Patel S., Solanki C.H., Reddy K.R., Shukla S.K. (eds) Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2019. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 137, pp. 711-721. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-33-6466-0_66
  11. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Utilization of Coal Gangue for Earthworks: Sustainability Perspective. Advances in Sustainable Construction Resource and Management. In: Hazarika H., Madabhushi G.S.P., Yasuhara K., Bergado D.T. (eds) Advances in Sustainable Construction and Resource Management. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 144. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-0077-7_20
  12. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021). ‘Nanomaterials-Based Solidification/Stabilization of metal-contaminated soils’; Editor(s): Abdellatif Amrane, Dinesh Mohan, Tuan Anh Nguyen, Aymen Assadi; Nanomaterials for Soil Remediation. Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 385-407. ISBN: 978-0-12-822891-3. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-822891-3.00018-9
  13. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2021) Characterization of Heavy Metals from Coal Gangue. In: Latha Gali M., Raghuveer Rao P. (eds) Problematic Soils and Geoenvironmental Concerns. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 88, pp. 81-86. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-6237-2_8
  14. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Static and Dynamic Leaching studies on Coal Gangue. In: Reddy K.R., Agnihotri A.K., Yukselen-Aksoy Y., Dubey B.K., Bansal A. (eds) Sustainable Environmental Geotechnics. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 89, pp. 261-270. Springer, Cham. Print ISBN: 978-3-030-51349-8. https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-030-51350-4_28
  15. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Munwar B Basha and Mohammed Ashfaq (2019). Probabilistic Study on the Geotechnical Behavior of Fiber Reinforced Soils. Editor: Madhavi Latha, Frontiers in Geotechnical Engineering, Springer, pp. 345-367. https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-981-13-5871-5_17

 

ASCE GEOTECHNICAL SPECIAL PUBLICATIONS (34) (Double Peer-Reviewed – Acceptance Ratio < 30%)

  1. Mazhar Syed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Bhaskar Chittoori (2023).  Reliability Analysis of Polyvinyl Alcohol Fiber-Reinforced Soft Subgrade Soil treated with Lime and Alkali Activated Stabilizer: A Comparative Study. Geo-Congress 2023, held at Los Angeles, CA, USA,  ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 339, pp. 422-432. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784484661.044
  2. Venkata Vydehi, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Romana Mariyam Rasheed (2022). Critical Review on the Behavior of Lithium (Li) ion in Plastic Soils. Geo-Congress 2022, held at Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 335, pp. 68-77. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784484050.008
  3. Venkata Vydehi, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Romana Mariyam Rasheed (2022). Shrinkage Characteristics of Biopolymer Treated Expansive Soil. Geo-Congress 2022, held at Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 331, pp. 92-99.  https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784484012.009
  4. Mohammed Ashfaq, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Abdullah Almajed (2022). Sustainability benefits of utilizing coal gangue as fill material in earthworks. Geo-Congress 2022, held at Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 335, pp. 453-462. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784484050.047
  5. Munwar Basha, K Chandrakanth, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mohammed Ashfaq and Afzal Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Target Reliability Based Design of Foundations on Jointed Rock Masses with Two Sets of Discontinuities. IFCEE 2021 held at Dallas, Texas, USA. ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 323, pp. 388-396. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784483404.035
  6. Mohammed Ashfaq, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, B. Munwar Basha and Afzal Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Carbon footprint analysis on the expansive soil stabilization techniques. IFCEE 2021 held at Dallas, Texas, USA. ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 324, pp. 213-222. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784483411.021
  7. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heeralal, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Afzal Ali Baig Moghal (2021). Effect of fines content on the shear behavior of coal gangue. IFCEE 2021 held at Dallas, Texas, USA. ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 324, pp. 264-271. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784483411.025
  8. Munwar Basha, Adapa Gautham and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Reliability Based Optimum Design of Anchored Rock Slopes considering Rock Bolt and Rock Mass Interaction. Geo-Congress 2020 held at Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 318, pp. 379-387. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784482810.040
  9. Rama Vara Prasad Chavali, Sai Kumar V, Lakshmi P Sruthi, Venkata Vydehi, Hari Prasad Reddy P and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Effect of acid and alkali contamination on swelling behavior of kaolin clay. Geo-Congress 2020 held at Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 319, pp. 217-223. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784482827.024
  10. Ammavajjala S. S. Raghuram, K. V. N. S. Raviteja, B. Munwar Basha and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Reliability Based Design Charts for Spatially Variable MSW Landfill Slopes. Geo-Congress 2020 held at Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 316, pp. 696-706.  https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784482797.068
  11. Mohammed Ashfaq, M. Heeralal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Effect of specimen size on the leaching characteristics of coal gangue. Geo-Congress 2020 held at Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 319, pp. 107-114. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784482827.012
  12. Lakshmi Sruthi P, Hari Prasad Reddy P and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Role of alkali concentration on the micro-level characteristics of kaolinitic clay. Geo-Congress 2020 held at Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 319, pp. 189-198. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784482827.021
  13. Bhaskar C. S. Chittoori, Tasria Rahman, Malcolm Burbank, and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2019). Shallow Stabilization Method for Expansive Soil Treatment Using Microbial Induced Calcite Precipitation. Geo-Congress 2019, be held at Philadelphia, PA, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 309, pp. 250-259. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784482117.025
  14. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Abdul Lateef (2018). Strength Characteristics of Nano Calcium Silicate, Fly Ash and Lime Blended Tropical Soils. IFCEE 2018, held at Orlando, Florida, USA ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 296, pp. 105-114. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784481592.011
  15. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Ateekh Ur Rehman and Bhaskar Chittoori (2017). Optimizing Fiber Parameters Coupled with Chemical Treatment: Promethee Approach. GEO-FRONTIERS 2017, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication held at Orlando, Florida, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 280, pp. 30-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784480472.004
  16. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Sanaulla P.F., Kotresha K, Hari Prasad Reddy P (2017). Cadmium Fixation Studies on Contaminated Soils Using Nano Calcium Silicate – Treatment Strategy. GEO-FRONTIERS 2017, held at Orlando, Florida, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 276, pp. 434-442. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784480434.047
  17. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani, Waleed M Zahid and Bhaskar Chittoori (2016). Evaluation of Diffusion Rate Constants from Soil Column Studies in Lime Treated Semi Arid Soils - Pb2+ and Zn2+ GEO-CHICAGO 2016, held at Chicago, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 273, pp. 135-144. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480168.015 
  18. Munwar Basha, Shaik Moin Ahmed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Kandukuri Shanker (2016). Optimum Base Width of Gravity Retaining Walls of Narrow Backfilled widths using Recycled Materials. GEO-CHICAGO 2016, held at Chicago, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 272, pp. 149-158. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480151.016 
  19. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Sanaulla P.F., Munwar B Basha, P Hari Prasad Reddy, A.M. Al-Nuaim, and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2016). Potential of Soils Amended with a Nano Calcium Silicate Mixture for Lead Encapsulation in an Aqueous Medium. GEO-CHICAGO 2016, held at Chicago, USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 269, pp. 467-476. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480120.048
  20. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Krishna R Reddy, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2016). Efficacy of Lime Treatment on the Mercury Retention Characteristics of Semi Arid Soils. Geo-China 2016, held at Shandong, China, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 261, pp. 41-48. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480045.006
  21. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, B Munwar Basha, Bhaskar Chittoori and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2016). Effect of Fiber Reinforcement on the Hydraulic Conductivity Behavior of Lime Treated Expansive Soil – Reliability Based Optimization Perspective. Geo-China 2016, held at Shandong, China, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 263, pp. 25-34. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480069.004
  22. B Munwar Basha, K Chandrakanth and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2016). Lower Bound Bearing Capacity of Strip Footings on Jointed Rock Masses: A Reliability Based Approach. Geo-China 2016, held at Shandong, China, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 267, pp. 67-74. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480106.009
  23. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Sanaulla P.F., A. M. Alnuaim and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2016). Role of Different Leaching Methods to Arrest Transport of Ni2+ in Nano Calcium Silicate Amended Soil. Geo-China 2016, held at Shandong, China, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 261, pp. 49-56. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480045.007
  24. Bhaskar Chittoori, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Ahmed Al-Mahbahi and Arvind Pedarla (2016). Effect of Density on Pore Size and Pore Volume of Expansive Clays. Geo-China 2016, held at Shandong, China, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 265, pp. 183-190. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480083.023 
  25. B Munwar Basha, K Chandrakanth and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2015). Allowable Bearing Capacity of Strip Footings on Jointed Rock Masses: A Reliability Based Approach. IFCEE 2015, held at San Antonio, Texas, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 256, pp. 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784479087.001
  26. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M. Zahid (2014). Performance of Soils and Soil Lime Mixtures as Liners to Retain Heavy Metal Ions in Aqueous Solutions. Geo-Shanghai, 2014, held at Shanghai, China, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 241, pp. 160-169. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784413432.017
  27. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Abdul Karim Al-Obaid and Talal. O. Refeai (2014). Loading Duration Effect on the Compressibility Characteristics of Treated Semi Arid Soil. Geo-Hubei, 2014, held at Hubei, China, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 254, pp. 9-16. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784478547.002
  28. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2014). Soils amended with admixtures as stabilizing agent to retain heavy metals. GEOCONGRESS, 2014, held at Atlanta, Georgia USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 234, pp. 2216-2225. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784413272.216
  29. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, B Munwar Basha and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2014). Surface complexation modeling for stabilization of an industrial sludge by alternate materials. GEOCONGRESS, 2014, held at Atlanta, Georgia USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 234, pp. 2235 - 2244. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784413272.218
  30. B Munwar Basha and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2013). Load Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Approach for Reliability Based Seismic Design of Rock Slopes against Wedge Failures. GEOCONGRESS, 2013, held at San Diego, California USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 231, pp. 582-591. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784412787.061
  31. Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2012). Upper-Bound Solutions for Bearing Capacity of Footings on Anisotropic Cohesive Soils. GEOCONGRESS, 2012, held at Oakland, California USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 225, pp. 1066- 1075. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784412121.110 
  32. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2012). Effect of Temperature on the Heavy Metal Retention Characteristics of Semi Arid Soils of Saudi Arabia. GEOCONGRESS, 2012, held at Oakland, California USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 225, pp. 3949-3958. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784412121.405 
  33. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Afzal Ali Baig Moghal (2012). Sustainable Use of Low Lime Fly Ashes in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Applications. GEOCONGRESS, 2012, held at Oakland, California USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 225, pp. 3681-3790. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784412121.377  
  34. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Sivapullaiah PV (2011). Characterization of Lime and Gypsum amended Class F Fly Ashes as Liner Materials. GEOFRONTIERS, 2011, held at Dallas, Texas USA, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 211, pp. 1162-1171. https://doi.org/10.1061/41165(397)119 

 

REFEREED INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS (27)

  1. Nuruddin Mohammad, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Romana Mariyam Rasheed (2022). Efficacy of EDTA Enhanced Electrokinetic Technique on Metal Spiked Soils. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022 to be held at Kochi, Kerala from December 15-17, 2022. (Status:  Published in Proceedings).
  2. Harshit Harsh, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Romana Mariyam Rasheed (2022).  Geotechnical Benign Characterization of Nano Amended CLS Stabilized Soil. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022 to be held at Kochi, Kerala from December 15-17, 2022. (Status:  Published in Proceedings).
  3. Mansi Gandhi, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Romana Mariyam Rasheed (2022).  Mathematical modeling of bioremediation of Benzene contaminated soil by Biopile method. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022 to be held at Kochi, Kerala from December 15-17, 2022. (Status:  Published in Proceedings).
  4. Gudla Amulya and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Effect of Granite dust and Calcium Lignosulphonate on Shrinkage Characteristic of Black Cotton Soil. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022 to be held at Kochi, Kerala from December 15-17, 2022. (Status:  Published in Proceedings).
  5. Rambabu, Sai Sampreeth Reddy Jannepally, Varsha Bonagiri, M Ashok Kumar and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2022). Analysis of Case Studies on Landfill Failures – Lessons Learnt. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022 to be held at Kochi, Kerala from December 15-17, 2022. (Status:  Published in Proceedings).
  6. M Ashok Kumar, Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Jagadeesh Bommisetty and Nuruddin Mohammad (2022). Efficacy of Cross-linking of Biopolymers in Soil Stabilisation. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022 to be held at Kochi, Kerala from December 15-17, 2022. (Status:  Published in Proceedings).
  7. Rajini G, G V Ramana and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Bio-Cementation of Fat Clay using MICP. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference held at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam from 17-19 Dec 2020. (Status: Published in Proceedings).
  8. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Abdullah Almajed (2019). Chelant Effect on the Removal Efficiencies of Artificially Spiked Heavy Metals from Nano Calcium Silicate (NCS) Treated Soils. In the Proceedings of ITCSD 2019, held at NIT Warangal from 13-15, September 2019, pp. 230-231.
  9. Mohammed Abdul Latheef, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Abdullah Almajed, Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2019). Effect of Enzyme in Binding Soil Grains to Improve its Geotechnical Behaviour. In the Proceedings of ITCSD 2019, held at NIT Warangal from 13-15, September 2019, pp. 232-233.
  10. Mohammed Ashfaq, M Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2019). Strength Behaviour of Coal Gangue Stabilised Soils. In the Proceedings of ITCSD 2019, held at NIT Warangal from 13-15, September 2019, pp. 388-389.
  11. Shaik Moin Ahmed, B Munwar Basha and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2017). Effect of Strain Localization on Narrow Backfilled Width Retaining Walls Subjected to Seismic Loading. In the Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2017 “GeoNEst” held at IIT Guwahati, India from 14-16 December 2017. (Status: Published)
  12. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Sanaulla P.F, Kotresha K and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2017). Sustainable use of contaminated soils amended with nano calcium silicate mixture for nickel encapsulation in an aqueous medium. ICNANO 2016. Materials Today: Proceedings, Volume 4, Issue 11, Part 3, 2017, Pages 12271-12277. Doi: 10.1016/j.matpr.2017.09.159
  13. Tamer Elkady, Abdullah Shaker, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2015). Effect of Intermittent Wetting on the UCS of Lime-Treated Expansive Soils. XV PAN-AMERICAN Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering 2015, held at Buenos Aires, Argentina from 15th – 18th Nov 2015, pp. 1639-1645. Doi:1639-1645. 10.3233/978-1-61499-603-3-1639
  14. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Abdul Karim Al-Obaid and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2013). Compressibility Characteristics of Treated Expansive Semi Arid Soil. Third International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering, ICGE 2013, held at Hammamet, Tunisia, 21st to 23rd February 2013, pp. 131-138.
  15. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Krishna R Reddy, Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2015). Arsenic Fixation Studies on Lime Stabilized Semi Arid Soils. In the Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, held at Osaka, Japan, 16 – 18 November 2015, pp. 685-690.
  16. Muawia A Dafalla, Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Ali Abdul Karim Al-Obaid (2015). The Role of Polypropylene Fibers in Improving Highly Plastic Clay Integrity. In the Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, held at Osaka, Japan, 16 – 18 November 2015, pp. 592-596.
  17. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2014). Heavy Metal Desorption Studies on the Artificially Contaminated Al-Qatif Soil. In the Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, held at Brisbane, Australia, 19 – 21 November 2014, pp. 411-415.
  18. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Muawia A Dafalla, Tamer Y Elkady and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2014). Lime Leachability Studies on Treated Expansive Semi-arid Soil., In the Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, held at Brisbane, Australia, 19 – 21 November 2014, pp. 315-319.
  19. Syed Abu Sayeed Mohammed, Sanaulla PF and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2014). Studies on Sorptive Behavior of Red and Black Cotton Soils on Pb, Cd and Ni from Aqueous Medium. CLEAR 2014 CONFERENCE – Contaminated Land, Ecological Assessment and Remediation held at Chuncheon, Korea, 5-8 October 2014. (Only Abstract)
  20. Arif Ali Baig Moghal, Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani and Waleed M Zahid (2012). Understanding the Heavy Metal Desorption Phenomena from Artificially Contaminated Semi Arid Soil. Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, In the Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference held at New Delhi, India, 13th to 15th December 2012, Paper ID: G767, Vol. 2, pp. 902-905.
  21. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Tamer Yehia Elkady (2012). Durability Studies on Expansive Soils Treated with Lime. In the Proceedings of the International Conference on Ground Improvement and Ground Control, 30th October to 2nd November 2012, held at Wollongong, Australia, pp. 1187-1192. https://doi.org/10.3850/978-981-07-3560-9_05-0504 
  22. Sivapullaiah PV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2011). Lime Leachability and CBR of Class F Fly Ashes. The 14th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, May 23rd to 27th, 2011, held at Hong Kong, China. Vol. 1, pp. 44-49.
  23. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Mosleh Ali Al-Shamrani (2011). On the Swelling Characteristics of Semi Arid Soils of Saudi Arabia. In the Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference held at Kochi, India, 15th – 17th Dec, 2011, Paper ID: B026, pp. 149-152. http://gndec.ac.in/~igs/ldh/conf/2011/articles/T02_04.pdf
  24. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Sivapullaiah PV (2010). Low Cost Adsorbents for Heavy Metal Removal. GEOTRENDZ, In the Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference held at Mumbai, India, 16th – 18th Dec, 2010, pp. 409 – 412.
  25. Sivapullaiah PV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2010). Retention Studies on Chromium Using Low Lime Fly Ashes. 6th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics, Nov 8th – 12th, 2010, held at New Delhi, India, Vol.1, pp. 560-563.
  26. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Narasimha Rao AV (2010). A Study on the Geotechnical Properties of Battery Effluent – Black Cotton Soil   Mixes. GEOTIDE, In the Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference held at Guntur, India, 17th – 19th Feb, 2010. Vol. 2, pp.304-307.
  27. Arif Ali Baig Moghal and Sivapullaiah PV (2008). Heavy Metal Leachability of Low Lime Fly Ashes. In the Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference held at Bangalore, India, 17th – 19th Dec, 2008, Vol. 2, pp. 470 – 473.

 

SPECIAL ARTICLE (1)

  1. Sivapullaiah PV and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2010). Cost Effective Fly Ash for Civil Constructions. Civil Engineering and Construction Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, 98-108.

 

INVITED LECTURES/TALKS - (20) 

  1. Delivered Lecture for a 6 Day Faculty Development Program on “Effective Teaching and Learning of Geotechnics for Infrastructure Development” titled “Effect of Compaction Delay on the Engineering Properties of Plastic and Non-Plastic Fines” through Google Meet Platform on 27 October 2021 (11.15 AM to 12.15 PM IST). Host Institute: NIT Warangal.
  2. Delivered Lecture for a 6 Day Faculty Development Program on “Effective Teaching and Learning of Geotechnics for Infrastructure Development” titled “Heavy Metal Retention Behaviour of Lime Blended Semi-Arid Soils” through Google Meet Platform on 26 October 2021 (4.45 PM to 5.30 PM IST). Host Institute: NIT Warangal.
  3. Delivered Theme Lecture for “The Eighth Young Indian Geotechnical Conference 2021 (8IYGEC-2021)” titled “Sorptive and Desorptive Response of Divalent Heavy Metal Ions from EICP treated Plastic Fines” through Zoom Platform on 21 October 2021 (11.30 AM to 12.00 Noon IST). Host Institute: IIT Madras, Chennai.
  4. Delivered Lecture for a 5 Day Faculty Development Program on “Recent Advancements in Geotechnical and Transportation Engineering (RAGTE)” titled “Role of Compaction Delay in Pavement Considerations" through Microsoft Teams Platform on 21 June 2021 (2.00 PM to 3.30 PM IST). Host Institute: Gudlavalleru College of Engineering Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh.
  5. Delivered Lecture for a 5 Day Short Term Course titled “Heavy Metal Retention Behaviour of Lime Amended Semi-Arid Soils" through Google Meet on 11 March 2021 (5.00 PM to 6.00 PM IST). Host Institute: NIT Warangal. The Program organized by the Geotechnical Engineering Division at the Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Warangal.
  6. Delivered External Expert Lecture titled "Understanding the Heavy Metal Retention Behaviour of Chemically Stabilized Semi-Arid Soils" through Microsoft Teams Platform on 20 February 2021 (11.00 AM to 1.00 PM IST). Host Institute: Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar, India.
  7. Delivered invited talk titled “Compaction Delay Effect on Stabilized Plastic Fines” for "International Conference & Exposition on Mechanical, Material and Manufacturing Technology (ICE3MT2020)" through Zoom Platform on 10 October 2020 (9.15 to 11.15 AM IST). Host Institute: CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad, India.
  8. Delivered Lecture for Faculty Development titled “Quantifying Compaction Delay for Plastic and Non-Plastic Fines with Additives - Pavement Consideration" through Google Meet on 01 September 2020 (3.00 PM to 4.30 PM IST). Host Institute: TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, Kerala. Program sponsored by TEQIP-II.
  9. Delivered Lecture for Faculty Development Program titled “Prospective Research Thrust Areas in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmetal Engineering" through Microsoft Teams Meeting on 27 May 2020 (10.00 AM to 12.00 PM IST). Host Institute: Gudlavalleru College of Engineering, Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh.
  10. Delivered a webinar titled “Geotechnical Challenges and Stability Requirements in the Design of Landfills” through Zoom Platform for undergraduate, graduate and post graduate students on 27 April 2020 (11.00 AM to 12.30 PM IST). Host Institute: AMS College of Engineering, Avadi, Chennai.
  11. Delivered invited lecture titled "Efficacy of Lime Treatment on Heavy Metal Retention Characteristics of Semi-Arid Soils" at JNTU Hyderabad for Workshop on Geo Practices - 2019 on 23 November 2019.
  12. Delivered theme lecture titled "Probabilistic Study on the Geotechnical Behavior of Fiber Reinforced Soils" at Indian Geotechnical Conference 2018 held at Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, India from 13 to 15 December 2018.
  13. Delivered the lecture titled “Tox-Facts of Selected Heavy Metal Ions and their Practical Importance” for the workshop titled “Physico-Chemical and Geo-Environmental Studies on Semi Arid Soils” on 28 December 2014 at Holiday Inn, Al-Qasr, Riyadh
  14. Delivered the lecture titled “Batch Adsorption and Desorption Tests on Selected Soils” for the workshop titled “Physico-Chemical and Geo-Environmental Studies on Semi Arid Soils” on 28 December 2014 at Holiday Inn, Al-Qasr Branch, Riyadh
  15. Delivered the lecture titled “Compaction Delay Studies on Lime Treated Semi-arid Soils” for the workshop titled “Polypropylene Fiber Reinforcement – Novel Strategy to Reinforce Cohesive Soils” on 22 September 2014 at Holiday Inn, Al-Qasr, Riyadh
  16. Delivered the lecture titled “Advances in In-Situ Ground Improvement Techniques (Shallow and Deep)” on 07 August 2014 at AMS College of Engineering, Avadi, IAF, Chennai
  17. Delivered the lecture’ titled “State of the art In-Situ and Ex-Situ Contaminant Remediation Techniques”, AMS College of Engineering, Avadi, IAF, Chennai, on 07 August 2014
  18. Delivered the lecture titled “Novel Clay Composite Liners” for the workshop titled “Using Clay in Sand Liners” on 14 January 2013 at Holiday Inn, Al-Qasr Branch, Riyadh
  19. Delivered the lecture titled “Outlines of Geo-Environmental Benign Characterization of Semi-Arid Soils” for the workshop titled “Bentonite Enhanced Sand Liners” on 18 April 2012 at Holiday Inn, Al-Qasr Branch, Riyadh.
  20. Delivered the lecture titled “Enhancing the Potential of Class F Ashes for Geotechnical Applications” for “The Fourth Geotechnical Evening” on 12 June 2011 held at Tulip Inn, Riyadh.

PHDs Supervised

Ph.D. Dissertations

Completed (3)

  1. Dr G Amulya (719015). Behavioural Studies on Cohesive Soil Amended with Granite Sand and Calcium Lignosulphonate. (Year: 2023) (Shodhganga Linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/10603/489550)
  2. Dr K Venkata Vydehi (718004). Effect of Biopolymer Inclusion on the Geotechnical Behaviour of Cohesive Soil (Year: 2022) (Shodhganga Linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/10603/439608
  3. Dr Mohammed Abdul Lateef (1HK17PCA01). Efficacy of EICP (Enzyme Induced Carbonate Precipitation) Techniques for Tropical Soils – Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Applications (Year: 2021) (Shodhganga Linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/10603/421178

Under Progress (4)

  1. Mrs Romana Mariyam Rasheed (21CEPJ020). Status: Advanced Stage 
  2. Mr M Ashok Kumar (21CEREP04). Status: Advanced Stage 
  3. Mr Nuruddin Mohammad (22CER1R08). Status: Cleared Comprehensive Exam
  4. Mrs N Snehasree (23CER1R06). Status: Course Work Completed. Pending Comprehensive Exam

 

M. Tech Dissertations Supervised (Completed: 13) (Ongoing: 4)

 

  1. Mr Rambabu S (21CEM2R21). Durability and Erodibility Characteristics of Soft Soil Amended with Chitosan BiopolymerAcademic Year: 2022-2023.
  2. Mr Jannepally Sai Sampreeth Reddy (21CEM2R22). Experimental Studies on the Consolidation and Shrinkage Characteristics of Clayey Soils Amended with Sustainable BiopolymerAcademic Year: 2022-2023.
  3. Miss Bonagiri Varsha (21CEM2R30). Shear and Consolidation Characteristics of Clayey Soil Blended with Sustainable BindersAcademic Year: 2022-2023.
  4. Mr Harshit Harsh (201556). Geotechnical Benign Characterization of Nano-Amended CLS Stabilized SoilAcademic Year: 2021-2022.
  5. Miss Mansi Gandhi (201562). A Study on the Biopile Treatment for Decontamination of BenzeneAcademic Year: 2021-2022.
  6. Mr Nuruddin Mohammad (201566). Electrokinetic Remediation Studies on Clayey Soil Spiked with Copper (Cu2+) and Lead (Pb2+) Metal IonsAcademic Year: 2021-2022.
  7. Miss K L Saraswathi (191816). Compare the Performance of Micropiles with Piles of the same Volume in Different Soils using Numerical ModellingAcademic Year: 2020-2021.
  8. Mr P Adinarayana (191824). Development of Design Charts for the Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles in Cohesionless SoilAcademic Year: 2020-2021.
  9. Miss Soumya Chithaloori (171806). Optimizing the Performance of a Reinforced Soil Wall at Yadadri Temple, Yadadri, Bhongir-DistrictAcademic Year: 2020-2021.
  10. Mr Chavan Mohit Jayaprakash (181804). Resilient Modulus of Calcium Lignosulfonate Treated Black Cotton SoilAcademic Year: 2019-2020.
  11. Miss Manishiba Mahapatra (181811). Effect of Loading Duration on the Swell and Compressibility Characteristics of Biopolymer Treated SoilsAcademic Year: 2019-2020.
  12. Mr Shivaraj Biradar (181823). Resilient Modulus of Alkali Contaminated Kaolinite Soil Stabilized with Alkali Resistant Glass FiberAcademic Year: 2019-2020.
  13. Mrs K. Manjula (171812). Deformation and Strength Characteristics of Lime Stabilized Expansive Soil Reinforced with FibersAcademic Year: 2018-2019.
 

B. Tech Dissertations Supervised (Completed: 4)

 

  1. Characteristics of Kuttanad Soil Amended with Sustainable Biopolymers (Academic Year: 2022-2023). Divya Prakash Pandey (191120), Hassan Chouhan (191226) and Ansaf Althaf (191206).
  2. A Study on the Energy Optimization of HVAC System using Building Envelope Design (Academic Year: 2021-2022). Naina Gajula (181120), Ashwani Mukhiya (181106) and Pingili Preethi (181138).
  3. 3D Printing: The Comparative Study between Traditional Building and 3D Printed Building (Academic Year: 2020-2021). Sonali Pandey (171146), Apurva Harsh (171107), Rupal Hande (171219) and Jagadisan (161160). 
  4. Stabilization of Black Cotton Soil using Xanthan Gum (Academic Year: 2019-2020). Gadiyaram Anuhya (161117), Devi Rachana (161115), Shapoori Rakshitha (161247) and Doggela Samuel (161116).

 

At King Saud University, Riyadh (M.Sc Degree - 1)

 

  1. Ali Abdul Kareem Hammood Al-Obaid (2011-2015). Effect of duration of load increment on the swell and compressibility characteristics of lime stabilized expansive soils

Workshops/Conferences

NIT Warangal

  • Chaired a Technical Session on "F1.7: Environmental Hydraulics" in HYDRO-2023 on 21 December 2023 by the National Institute of Technology Warangal.
  • Chaired a Technical Session on "Geoenvironmental Engineering - II" in IGC 2023 on 16 December 2023 by the Indian Geotechnical Society organized at IIT Roorkee.
  • Chaired a Technical Session on “Geoenvironmental Engineering, Sustainable Geotechnics and Landfill Design” in IGC 2022 during December 15-17, 2022 by Indian Geotechnical Society Kochi Chapter and Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT).
  • Organized a 5 Day Workshop On Geotechnical Engineering Concepts & Software Solutions Using PLAXIS 3D (March 31st - 4th April, 2023) Sponsored by the Indian Geotechnical Society in association with the Department of Civil Engineering at NITW, Warangal – 506 004, Telangana State, India. (Role: Co-Ordinator)
  • Organized a Six-Day Faculty Development Program on Effective Teaching and Learning of Geotechnics for Infrastructure Development (October 25th - 30th, 2021) Sponsored by the Department of Civil Engineering in association with Teaching Learning Centre (PMMMTLC), NITW, Warangal – 506 004, Telangana State, India. (Role: Co-Organizer)
  • Organized a Five-Day short-term course on Sustainable Engineered Waste Barrier Systems (SEWBS) (March 8th - 12th, 2021), Geotechnical Engineering Division, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Warangal. Warangal – 506 004, Telangana State, India. (Role: Co-Organizer)
  • Chaired a Technical Session on “Shallow Foundations & Dynamics of Soils and Foundations” in IGC 2020 during December 17-19, 2020 by the Indian Geotechnical Society Visakhapatnam Chapter and Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam
  • Chaired a Technical Session on "Materials in Engineering Applications 2"  for "International Conference & Exposition on Mechanical, Material and Manufacturing Technology (ICE3MT2020)" through Zoom Platform on 10 October 2020 (9.15 to 11.15 AM IST). Host Institute: CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad, India.
  • Resource Person for One-Week Online Faculty Development Programme (25th May to 30th May 2020) on “Civil Engineering Research – A Step Forward”. Date: 27 May 2020. Host Institute: Department of Civil Engineering, Gudlavalleru Engineering College.

King Saud University, Riyadh (2010-2017)

  • Organized and chaired a session titled "E54/E55: New, Recycled, and Residual Materials: Applications" for Geo-Chicago 2016, during 14 - 18 August 2016, held at Chicago, USA. It was a part of ASCE Annual Event.
  • Chaired a session at the "Fifth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment" (GEOMATE 2015) for GEOMATE Society Japan, during 16-18 November 2015, held at Osaka, Japan.

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (2005-2010)

  • Microzonation, June 26th and 27th, 2007; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • Geotechnics for Infrastructure, Sep 28th and 29th, 2007; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • Indian Geotechnical Conference, Dec 17th to 19th, 2008; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • First Annual Student Symposium, July 9th and 10th, 2008; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • IISc Winter 2008 - National Training Programme for Entry to Research, 22nd to 26th, Dec 2008; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • Second Annual Student Symposium, Aug 6th to 8th, 2009; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • IISc Winter 2009 - National Training Programme for Entry to Research, 28th Dec 2009 to 2nd Jan 2010; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • 6th Asian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, Dec 20th and 21st, 2008; held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

Projects

Details of Project Funding Agency Role Budget

Sustainable use of Coal Gangue for Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Applications (2018 - 2020) (Project Code: NITW/AC-7/RSM-Bdgt/2018-2019/P1015)

NIT Warangal Principal Investigator 5 Lacs
Polypropylene Fiber Reinforcement - A Novel Technique to Arrest Swelling in Soils of Semi-Arid Climate (2013 - 2015) (Project Code: 11BUI1489-02) KACST (King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology) Through NSF Principal Investigator 2.26 Crores
Geo-Environmental Benign Characterization of Semi-Arid Soils - A study aimed at deriving potential benefits from using locally available materials (2013 - 2015) (Project Code: 12ENV2583-02) KACST (King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology) Principal Investigator 2.72 Crores
Lime Stabilization of Expansive Sub-grade in Arid and Semi-Arid Environments (2013 - 2015) (Project Code: 11BUI1901-02) KACST (King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology) Co-Investigator 2.67 Crores
Nano calcium silicate - soil-based mineral amendments as liners for hazardous waste containment facilities (2012 - 2015) (Project Code: SR/S3/MERC/0111/2012) Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India Foreign Consultant 33 Lacs
Total Research Grant Generated 8.03 Crores

 

Awards and Honors

At NIT Warangal

  1. Recipient of "Exceptional Peer Reviewer Award 2023" for International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering.
  2. Recipient of "Springer Best Paper Award" for the paper titled "Adsorption Potential of Sugarcane Bagasse Biochar on Bioavailability of Heavy Metal in Soils" for Theme - Geoenvironmental Engineering, awarded during the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2023, held at IIT Roorkee on 16 Dec 2023.
  3. Recipient of "Reviewer of the Year 2022" for Indian Geotechnical Journal. 
  4. Recipient of "IGS-Prof. A.V. Shroff Biennial Award - 2023" for the paper titled "Mathematical Modelling of Bioremediation of Benzene Contaminated Soil by Biopile Method", awarded during the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2023, held at IIT Roorkee on 16 Dec 2023.
  5. Listed among Stanford University's Top 2% Scientists in October 2023. (Source: Stanford University's Top 2% Cited Scientists for the Year 2023)
  6. Recipient of "Springer Best Paper Award" for the paper titled “Analysis of Case Studies on Landfill Failures – Lessons Learnt” for Theme – Geoenvironmental Engineering, awarded during the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022, held at Kochi from 15 to 17 Dec 2022.
  7. Recipient of "Springer Best Paper Award" for the paper titled “Geotechnical Benign Characterization of Nano Amended CLS Stabilized Soil” for Theme – Soil Stabilization awarded during the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022, held at Kochi from 15 to 17 Dec 2022.
  8. Recipient of "Reviewer of the Year 2021" for Indian Geotechnical Journal. 
  9. Listed among Stanford University's Top 2% Scientists in September 2022. (Source: Stanford University's Top 2% Cited Scientists for the Year 2022)
  10. Recipient of Best Performer of IGC2021 Technical Team. Awarded by the IGC 2021 Technical Team held at NIT Trichy from 16 to 18 December 2021.
  11. Recipient of Springer Best Paper Award for the paper titled "Effect of Biopolymer Inclusion and Curing Conditions on the Failure Strain and Elastic Modulus of Cohesive Soil" for Theme - Ground Improvement, awarded during the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2021, held at NIT Trichy from 16 to 18 December 2021.

During Education

  1. M. Tech: University First Rank Holder - Gold Medallist (Sri Venkateswara University; Duration: 2003-2005)
  2. B. Tech: Recipient of Sri R. P. Brindavan Prize for Securing Highest Aggregate in 2000, 2001, and 2002 at NBKRIST, Vidyanagar.

Additional Responsibility

International and National Committees (Active)

  1. TC-214 on “Foundation Engineering for Difficult Soft Soil Conditions” of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) for the term 2022-2025
  2. SC 9: Student Chapter Activities and Continuing Education of the Indian Geotechnical Society

NIT Warangal (2018 - Till Date)

  1. Member of the Civil Engineering Department Academic Review Committee
  2. Member of Civil Engineering Department Academic Committee (UG & PG)
  3. Member of APAR Advisory Committee. 
  4. Actively involved in NBA Accreditation Work for B.Tech Program in Civil Engineering (2022)
  5. Geotechnical Engineering Divisional Head from October 2020 to April 2022
  6. Coordinator of Minority Cell from May 2020 to May 2022.
  7. An active member of the "Data Analytics Working Group" of NIT Warangal Constituted in August 2020.
  8. Held the Post of 'Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory Incharge' from Oct 2018 to Aug 2019.
  9. Involved in the Registration and in the Results Processing of 2nd Year B.Tech Students (Civil Engineering) for 2018-2019, 2019-2020 and 2020-2021.
  10. Actively Assisted in the "Seventeenth Convocation" of the National Institute of Technology, Warangal held on August 17, 2019, at 2.30 PM in the Institute Auditorium.

Journal Editor (6)

  1. Indian Geotechnical Journal
  2. International Journal of Geomate 
  3. Frontiers in Earth Science - Geohazards and Georisks
  4. Frontiers in Built Environment - Transportation and Transit Systems
  5. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology - Bioprocess Engineering
  6. International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Referee Services Provided (88 Journals) (Source: Web of Science)

  1. Advances in Civil Engineering
  2. Advances in Civil Engineering Materials
  3. Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
  4. Advances in Polymer Technology
  5. Applied and Environmental Soil Science
  6. Arabian Journal of Geosciences
  7. Australian Journal of Civil Engineering
  8. Buildings
  9. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment
  10. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination & Toxicology
  11. Case Studies in Construction Materials
  12. Chemosphere
  13. Coatings
  14. Cogent Engineering
  15. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis
  16. Designs
  17. Energies
  18. Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects
  19. Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence
  20. Engineering Geology
  21. Environmental Advances
  22. Environmental Pollution
  23. Environmental Technology & Innovation
  24. Environments
  25. Environmental Science and Pollution Research
  26. Fractal and Fractional
  27. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology
  28. Frontiers in Earth Science
  29. Frontiers in Environmental Science
  30. Frontiers in Materials
  31. Fuel
  32. Geofluids
  33. Geomechanics and Engineering
  34. Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment
  35. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering
  36. Geotechnics
  37. Ground Improvement
  38. Heliyon
  39. Indian Geotechnical Journal
  40. Infrastructures
  41. Innovative Infrastructure Solutions
  42. International Journal of Civil Engineering
  43. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
  44. International Journal of Geomate
  45. International Journal of Geomechanics
  46. International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering
  47. Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions of Civil Engineering
  48. Journal of Al-Azhar University Engineering Sector
  49. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis
  50. Journal of Applied Science and Engineering
  51. Journal of Building Engineering
  52. Journal of Cleaner Production
  53. Journal of Engineering
  54. Journal of Hazardous Materials
  55. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste
  56. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry
  57. Journal of King Saud University – Engineering Sciences
  58. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering
  59. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering
  60. Journal of Soils and Sediments
  61. Journal of Testing and Evaluation
  62. Marine Georesources and Geotechnology
  63. Materials
  64. Measurement
  65. Nano
  66. Nordic Pulp & Paper Research Journal
  67. Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
  68. PLOS ONE
  69. Polymers
  70. Progress in Physical Geography
  71. Resources, Conservation & Recycling
  72. Reviews on Advanced Materials Science
  73. Revista Ambiente & Água
  74. Science of the Total Environment
  75. Scientific Reports
  76. Sensors
  77. SN Applied Sciences
  78. Soft Computing
  79. Soil and Sediment Contamination: An International Journal
  80. Soils and Foundations
  81. Sustainability
  82. Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy
  83. Sustainable Civil Infrastructures
  84. Transportation Geotechnics
  85. Transportation Research Record
  86. Waste Management
  87. Water
  88. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution

At King Saud University, Riyadh (2010-2017)

  1. Contributed to the drafting of the Gulf Building Code (GBC 303) for 3 chapters (Chapter 6: Foundation Walls; Chapter 12: Vibratory Loads; Chapter 13: Damp Proofing and Water Proofing) relying on the existing Saudi Building Code (SBC 303) and International Building Code (IBC 2015).
  2. Reviewer for KACST Funded Project(s).