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Prof. G. V. Ramana

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

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

: gvramana@nitw.ac.in : 9266581032

 MESSAGE:  

“If we aim to bring any positive change in the society, we must focus on the required change in our Rural High School Education Classrooms that will bring about that effect in the students, who are the future catalysts of change the Nation”

 

Experience:

  1. Assistant Professor in National Institute of Technology (NIT) Warangal, Telangana, India from July. 2018 - till date.
  2. Scientist  in Central Soil and Materials Research Station (CSMRS), Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016 from Dec. 2010 -June. 2018.
  3. Asst. Engineer in Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Koraput Division, Ministry of Defence from Jan. 2006- Dec 2010.

Course Taught Previously

 

COURSES BEING TAUGHT

 

Undergraduate Level

 CE 440: Building Technology (First Semester 2018-20)

 CE 306:  Experimental Geotechnical Engineering Lab  (First Semester 2018-23)

 CE 426:  Rock Engineering & Underground Structures (First Semester 2018-23)

 CE 416:  Ground Improvement Techniques  (First Semester 2018 to 2023)

 CE 424: Application of Geosynthetics (2022-2023)

 CE 153: Civil Engineering Materials   (2022-23)

 CE 307: Engineering GeologyLab  (2023-24)  

 

 

 Graduate Level

CE 5403: Ground Improvement Methods (First Semester 2018-19)

CE 5451:  Rock Mechanics (Second Semester 2018-19)

CE 5454: Experimental Rock Mechanics Lab (Second Semester 2018-19)

CE 5461: Earth Retaining Structures (CE 5461)(Second Semester 2018-19)

Publications

 Journal Publications ( 16 )

  1. G.V. Ramana, Aravind Goud gaddam, Sudheer Kumar Yamsani, Vinod Kumar Adigopula; (2023); “Comprehensive Utilization of Brick Waste as a precursor in Synthesizing geopolymer for treating Black Cotton Soil” International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, ISSN:1939-7879, DOI: 10.1080/19386362.2023.2245230.
  2. Kola Vikas, G V Ramana, (2023) “Viability of bulk utilization of granite sludge powder (GSP) to enhance the geotechnical behavior of expansive soil”, Materials Today: Proceedings, 2023, ISSN 2214-7853, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2023.04.574. (Supervisor) (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214785323025026).
  3. Prudviraju Vysyaraju, Mounika Gedela, Venkata Ramana Gondu, Sudheer Kumar Yamsani, Srinivas Rao Bandla, (2023); “ A novel approach for mobile kentledge loading in plate load tests on coal mine-over burden dumps” Materials Today: Proceedings, 2023, ISSN 2214-7853, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2023.04.671.      (Main..Supervisor). (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214785323026056).  
  4. Bogireddy Chandra, Vinod Kumar Adigopula, Ankit Garg, G.V. Ramana, Yanning Wang, Chandresh H. Solanki, (2023);“Relevance of finite element analysis to simulate oedometer test for estimating the compressibility of soil” Materials Today: Proceedings, 2023, ISSN 2214-7853,https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2023.04.663. (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S221478532302597X).
  5. Vinod Kumar Adigopula, Chandra Bogi Reddy, Ankit Garg, Rakesh Kumar & G.V. Ramana (2022); Laboratory investigation of modified subgrade clay soil mix with steel slag and lime using static and dynamic test approach, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 16:10, 1211-1220, DOI: 10.1080/19386362.2022.2089443.
  6. Ramana G V and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Case study on Planning and Execution of Residential Building on Complex Hilly Terrain: Sustainable Perspective. Indian Geotechnical Journal. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-020-00452-0
  7. Pathak S, Ramana G.V, (2019). A First Order Quantification of Effects of Uncertainties in Hydro-fracturing Parameters on Tunnel Ovalization Estimates. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering”, Received: 9 April 2018 / Accepted: 1 February 2019, Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019, (pp.1-16) Springer,(https://doi.org/10.1007/s10706-019-00824-1).
  8. Ramana G.V., Shashank P., Dev H. (2019): Shear Strength Parameters of Granite Rock Mass: A Case Study, Published as Chapter in “Geotechnical Characterisation and Geoenvironmental Engineering”, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Vol 16, Springer, Singapore, pp 273-280 (https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-0899-4_34).
  9. Ramana, G.V., Pathak, Shashank, Hari Dev. (2018), "Role of Probabilistic Interpretation in Recommendations of Rock Mass Parameters", ISRM (India) Journal, Vol.7, No.1- January 2018, ISSN: 2277-131X (Print), ISSN: 2277-1328 (online), Pg. 11-20.
  10. Hari Dev, G. V. Ramana, DV Sarwade, KK Mishra and RP Yadav (2017), "Deformability Characteristics of Garnetiferous Quartzo-Feldspathic Gneiss Rock Mass - A Case Study", International Journal for Innovative Research in Science & Technology, ISSN (online) : 2349-6010, Volume 3,  Number 9, pp 64-68.
  11. G.V. Ramana, Malasani Potharaju, N. V. Mahure and Murari Ratnam. (2016), "Strength and durability studies of Multi Blended Concretes Containing Fly ash and Silica Fume", Indian Concrete Journal. Volume 90, Issue 3, March- 2016, ISSN: 0019-4565. pp.53-65.
  12. G.V. Ramana, Shashank Pathak, Hari Dev, Rajbal Singh. (2015), "Deformability Characteristics of Phyllite Rock Mass: Empirical and Experimental Approach", Special Publication of Journal of Engineering Geology, ISSN: 0970-5317, October- 2015, pp. 420-429.
  13. Ramana, G.V., Malsani Potharaju, N. V. Mahure and Murari Ratnam. (2014), "Durability and Early age strength evolution of Multi Blended Concretes Containing Fly ash and Silica Fume", Journal of Indian concrete Institute (ISSN 0972-2998, Volume 15, Issue 2, July-Sep 2014, pp.12-21.
  14. Pathak, Shashank, Ramana, G.V., Hari Dev, Singh Rajbal. (2014), "In-situ Deformability and strength characteristics of Himalayan granites", ISRM (India) Journal, Vol.3, No.1- January 2014, ISSN: 2277-131X (Print), ISSN: 2277-1328 (online), Pg. 3-10.
  15. G.V. Ramana, Malasani Potharaju, N. V. Mahure and Murari Ratnam. (2014), "Abrasion Resistance of Multi Blended Concrete Containing Fly ash and Silica Fume", International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (ISSN 0975-5462, Volume 6, Issue 6, June 2014). pp. 388-395.
  16. Ramana, G.V., Malsani Potharaju, V. Mahure and Murari Ratnam, (2013) "Study on long Term Strength Development and durability of Multi Blended Concretes Containing Fly ash and Silica Fume", International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering  (ISSN 2250-2459, ISO 9001:2008 , Volume 3, Issue 1, Dec 2013). Dec 2013).pp. 599-608.

 

Book Chapters (5)

  1. G V Ramana and Shashank Pathak (2020). “A Note on Partial Safety Factors for In-situ Shear Strength Parameters of Rock-Mass” Proceedings of the 1st Indo-China Research Series in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9789813343238

  2. G.V. Ramana, Jaisingh Verma, P. Ravi Prakash (2021). " Testing and Numerical Simulations on Fracture Behaviour of Fresh Quartzite Rock using the Discrete Element Method". Lect. Notes Mechanical Engineering In the proceedings of The Indian Society for Applied Mechanics held from 28-29 May 2021 Recent Advances in Applied Mechanics, 978-981-16-9538-4, 516323_1_En, (Chapter 13).
  3.  Emmadi S., Ramana G.V., Prasasd P.S. (2021) Investigation, Design and Construction Methodology of 120 m High IKOCP Dumping Yard, Singareni Collieries. In: Nandagiri L., Narasimhan M.C., Marathe S., Dinesh S. (eds) Sustainability Trends and Challenges in Civil Engineering. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 162. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-2826-9_29.

  4. G. V. Ramana, P. sarojini, V. Ramana Murthy, and Kola Vikas (2022). “Reuse of demolished old brick powder in brick making”. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference held at NIT Trichy from 16-18 Dec 2021. (Status: Accepted for publication in the Springer book chapter titled “Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering”).
  5. Kola Vikas, V. Ramana Murthy, and G. V. Ramana (2022). “Stabilized Soil as a Sustainable Construction Material Using Rammed Earth Technique”. In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference held at NIT Trichy from 16-18 Dec 2021. (Status: Accepted for publication in the Springer book chapter titled “Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering”).

 

 Conferences publications ( 32)

 

  1. Puran Sinha, Shaktisinh Gohil, G V Ramana, Hasan Khan (2023); “Effect of The Urea Formaldehyde Resin on The Black Cotton Soil” DFI-India 2023 12th Annual Conference on Deep Foundation Technologies for Infrastructure Development in India, scheduled to be held on 5-7 October, 2023 – Vadodara, Gujarat, India. (Accepted).

  2. Mohammed Shakeel Abid, G.V. Ramana, Sai K Vanapalli, , and Kasinathan Muthukkumaran (2023); “3-Dimensional Numerical Evaluation of Geosynthetic Encased Stone Columns in Unsaturated Soils” E3S Web of Conferences 382, 12001 (2023), UNSAT 2023. https://doi.org/10.1051/e3sconf/202338212001

  3. Puran and G.V. Ramana (2023) “The Uncertainty Analysis in The Tunnel Deformation Using Monte Carlo Simulation” International Conference on Creative and Innovative Solutions in Civil Engineering” (CISCE-2023), held on August 11-12, 2023 at MNIT, Jaipur.

  4. G.V. Ramana, Vishnu R, Abhishek D, Priyanka P (2023) “Mechanical Behaviour of Mine Overburden Soil Stabilized Using Calcium Based Stabilizer for Pavement Application” International Conference on Creative and Innovative Solutions in Civil Engineering” (CISCE-2023), held on August 11-12, 2023 at MNIT, Jaipur.

  5. G V Ramana, V Ramana Murty, S Ashok Vardhan Reddy and Prudhviraju Vysyaraju (2022); An Analytical Study on the Performance of Basal Reinforcement in an Embankment Placed Over a Soft Clay Bed”,  Indian Geotechnical Conference IGC 2022,  15 th – 17 th December, 2022, Kochi, vol   . pp    , Springer, (Recommended provisionally considered for Springer special publication in 2023). 

  6. G V Ramana, V Ramana Murty and Tulasiram (2022); Preparation of Light Weight Bricks by Using Agro-  Waste Materials”,  Indian Geotechnical Conference IGC 2022,  15 th – 17 th December, 2022, Kochi, vol   . pp    , Springer, (Recommended provisionally considered for Springer special publication in 2023).

  7. Rajani G,  Ramana G V, and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2020). Bio-Cementation of Fat Clay Using MICP; IGC-20 IGC-2020 Conference on DIGEST at AUCE, Vishakhapatnam, to be held during December 17-19th, 2020. 
  8. Saurav Dev, Ramana G V and Kavin Kumar C (2020). “Improving the Stability of Earthen Dams Using Geo-webs (In Geostudios)” International Conference on Advances in Civil & Structural Engineering (ICACSE-2020), GCE KARAD AND REC AZAMGARH, INDIA 24-25, 2020.
  9. G V Ramana, Shashank Pathak and Arif Ali Baig Moghal (2019). Reappraisal on the Field Tests for Determination of Rock Mass Characteristics for Open Terrain(s). In the Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference to be held at SVNIT Surat from 19-21 Dec 2019. 
  10. G V Ramana and Haseeb Hasainar (2019). “Probabilistic approach of estimating variation in the deformability characteristics of rock mass” International Conference on Geotechnics for High Speed Corridors 25th and 26th July 2019, Thiruvananthapuram
  11. G.V. Ramana, Hari Dev, & U.S. Vidyarthi  “Complications in evaluation of bearing capacity for naturally and artificially compacted gravel-boulder strata” IGC-18,  13-15 Dec 2018, IISc, Bengaluru.
  12. Shashank Pathaka, G.V. Ramana, Senthil, Hari Devd and R.P. Yadave (2018). "Deformability Characteristics of Augen Gneisses -A Case Study", Proceedings of the National Conference on Challenges in Geotechnical Investigations, Analysis, Design and Construction of Foundations (NCCGIADCF-April 2018), 13 - 14 April 2018, Farmagudi, Goa, India. Published by Excel India Press, ISBN: 978-93-86724-76-2 pp. 155-161.
  13. Senthil P., Ramana G.V., and Hari Dev (2018). "In-Situ Stress Measurements and Its Applications for Pumped Storage Projects - A Case Study", Proceedings of the National Conference on Challenges in Geotechnical Investigations, Analysis, Design and Construction of Foundations (NCCGIADCF-April 2018), 13 - 14 April 2018, Farmagudi , Ponda, Goa, India. Published by Excel India Press, ISBN: 978-93-86724-76-2 25-30.
  14. Shashank Pathak, G.V. Ramana, Hari Dev and S. L. Gupta, (2017) "Implications of uncertainties in in-situ stress measurement in rock-mass", IGC-2017, GeoNEST, 14 - 16 December 2017, IIT Guwahati. (Recommended provisionally considered for Springer special publication)
  15. G.V. Ramana, Shashank Pathak, Hari Dev and S. L. Gupta, (2017) "Foundation Moduli of Rock-Mass for Spillway Design", INDOROCK-2017, 25-27 October 2017-New Delhi.
  16. Shashank Pathak, G.V. Ramana, K. K. Mishra, Hari Dev and S. L. Gupta, (2017) "Deformation Behaviour of Jointed Rock Mass under Uniaxial Stress", 6IYGEC2017, 10-11 March 2017, NIT Trichy, India, pp. 87-91.
  17. G.V. Ramana, Shashank Pathak, and Hari Dev (2016) "Shear Strength Parameters of Granites- A Case Study", Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, 15-17 December 2016, IIT Madras, Chennai, India. Is provisionally selected for publishing in the Springer Conference Volume ( ) 2017.
  18. G V. Ramana, Shashank Pathak, Hari Dev, K.K. Mishra and S.L. Gupta (2016): "Anisotropic Variability in Modulus of Deformation of Biotitic Rock Mass"? Indorock-2016, 6th Indian Rock Conference, Mumbai, India, pp. 604-613.
  19. Shashank Pathak, G.V. Ramana and Hari Dev (2016): "Quantification of Variation in Rock Mass Deformability", Indorock-2016 " 6th Indian Rock Conference, Mumbai, India, pp. 629-639.
  20. Ramana, G.V., Pathak, S., Mishra, K.K., and Hari Dev (2016). Hydro-fracturing test in Sandstone Rock Mass: A Case Study from Himalayas, Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Advances in Rock Engineering (RARE-2016), 16" 18 November 2016, Bengaluru, India. Published by Atlantis Press, ISSN: 2352-5401, ISBN: 978-94-6252-260-2 91-96.
  21. Shashank Pathak, G.V. Ramana, Hari Dev and Rajbal Singh (2015), "Probabilistic Interpretation of In-situ Shear Test Data", 50th Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2015), Geotechnics for Infrastructure & Foundation Techniques (GIFT), 17-19 December 2015, volume I, pp 162.
  22. G.V. Ramana, Shashank Pathak, Hari Dev, Rajbal Singh (2015), "Deformability Characteristics of Phyllite Rock Mass: Empirical and Experimental Approach", Special Publication of Journal of Engineering Geology, International Conference on Engineering Geology in New Millennium, 27-29 October 2015, New Delhi, ISSN: 0970-5317, pp. 420-429.
  23. Shashank Pathak, R.P. Yadav, G. V. Ramana, Hari Dev (2015), "Normal Stress Dependent Deformability of Rock Mass", 5th Young Indian Geotechnical Engineers Conference, 14-15 March 2015,Baroda, ISBN 978-1-4276-5527-1
  24. Ramana, G.V, Hari Dev, (2014) "Role of Civil Engineers in Disaster Management in Indian Scenario", Proceedings of international conference on Professional Engineers: Challenges in Disaster Management, during 18th to 19th December, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, India, Volume-I, pp.31
  25. Ramana, G.V, Pathak, Shashank, Hari Dev, Singh Rajbal, Gupta V.K. (2014), "Shear Strength of Deccan Granite Rock Mass in Open Trench", Indorock-2014, 5th Indian Rock Conference on Underground Construction for Hydropower, Mining & Infrastructure, 12-14 Nov. 2014, New Delhi, ISBN 81-86501-23-1, Volume-I, pp279-288.
  26. Pathak, Shashank, Ramana, G.V., Hari Dev, Singh Rajbal. (2014), "Permanent Deformation Modulus of Rock-Mass", Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2014 on Geotechnics for Inclusive Development of India (GEOIND), Kakinada, ISBN 978-81-921580-0-6, Volume-I, pp229.
  27. Ramana, G.V., Pathak, S., and Kumar, N. (2013), "Selection and Interpretation of shear strength parameters for weak phyllites", Proceedings of ISRM international symposium EUROCK-2013, Rock Mechanics for Resources, Energy and Environment, Wroclaw, Poland, Taylor & Francis Group, London, ISBN-978-1-13-800080-3, pp. 331-336.
  28. Pathak, Shashank, Ramana, G.V., Gupta V.K., Hari Dev, Singh Rajbal. (2013), "Statistical Approach for Rock Mass Deformability Characterization", Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference on Geotechnical Advances and Novel Geomechanical Applications, Roorkee, Uttrakhand, ISBN : 978-81-925548-1-5, pp.225.
  29. Ramana, G.V., Pathak, S., and Kumar, N. (2013), "In-Situ Shear Strength Parameters of Phyllite Rock Mass", Proceedings of IGC-13 on Geotechnical Advances and Novel Geomechanical Applications, Roorkee, Uttrakhand. ISBN : 978-81-925548-1-5, pp.249.
  30. Ramana, G.V., Pathak, Shashank, Hari Dev, Singh Rajbal. (2013), "Deformability and shear strength characteristics of granite rock mass", Proceedings of Seminar on Geotechnical Challenges in Infrastructure Projects, CBIP, New Delhi.
  31. Ramana, G.V., R.P.Yadav., Haridev, Singh Rajbal. (2013), "Bearing Capacity of Loosely packed dumping material of Gravel Boulder Deposit by Footing Load Test", Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference (2013) on Geotechnical Advances and Novel Geomechanical Applications, Roorkee, Uttrakhand, Volume, No. 1, ISBN: 978-81-925548-1-5, pp. 36.
  32. Hari Dev,Rajbal singh, G.V. Ramana, R.P. Yadav, (2012), Determination of Bearing Capacity of Gravel Boulder Deposit from Footing Load  Test. IGS-2012 (Delhi) 13-14 and 15th December, Volume, No. 1, pp. 107-110.

PHDs Supervised

Details of PhD Students Under Guidance as Main Supervisor:

 

Sl. No.

Student Name

FT/PT

Co-Supervisor,

Status

Remarks

 

1

Kola Vikas

721002

FT

NA

4th Sem

One research article published

2.

Prudhviraju Vysyaraju

21CEPJ010

PT

Dr. Y. Sudheer Kumar

4th Sem

Comprehensive finished and One research article published

3.

Kolisetty Lakshmanudu

22CER1P07

PT

Dr. Sanjit Biswas

2nd Sem

Course work completed

4.

S Kesav Kumar

Arnepalli 22CER2P03

PT

NA

2ndSem

Course work completed

5.

MANOHAR BOYINA

FT

NA

Ist Sem

Course work in progress

Workshops/Conferences

 

  1. (FDP) Six-day Faculty Development Programme on “Teaching Engineering Standards and Intellectual Property Rights for Academicians” (ESIPR 2020), 13th – 18th February, 2020. The Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering in Association with the Teaching Learning Centre (TLC)
  2. Attended and delivered lecture on Reappraisal on the Field Tests for Determination of Rock Mass Characteristics for Open Terrain (s)” IGC-19 IGC-2019 Conference on Geotechnics at SVNIT, SURAT, and GUJARAT held during 18th -20th DECEMBER 2019.
  3. Attended and delivered a lecture on “Probabilistic approach of estimating variation in the deformability characteristics of rock mass”, International Conference on Geotechnics for High-Speed Corridors 25th and 26th July 2019, Thiruvananthapuram, India (Recommended provisionally by Springer for publication in the upcoming edited books. Springer. (2019)
  4. Attended and delivered a lecture on “Complications in evaluation of bearing capacity for naturally and artificially compacted gravel-boulder strata” IGC-18, 13-15 Dec 2018, IISc, Bengaluru.
  5. Presented two papers in the National Conference on Challenges in Geotechnical Investigations, Analysis, Design and Construction of Foundations (NCCGIADCF-April 2018),  13 - 14 April 2018, Farmagudi , Ponda, Goa, India.
  6. Capacity building programme (CBP) on e-Office for Master Trainer (Level II) at Conference hall, NICSI Development Centre, DMRC, I.T Park, New Delhi  (15-01-2018 to 19-01-2018).
  7. Indorock -20017: 7th Indian Rock Conference, New Delhi, 25-27 October 2017
  8. 5th  Indian Water week-2017 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, 10.10.2017.
  9. Training course on "Government e-Market place (GeM) & GFRs -2017",   during 21-22nd August, 2017 at National Institute of Finance Management ,  Faridabad.
  10. Half day  work shop on Norwegian Method of Tunneling  at   CWC office , New Delhi, 27.07.2017.
  11. Conference on "Sediment Management in Indian Rivers" at CSMRS, New Delhi, 17.03.17
  12. 4th Indian Water week-2016 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
  13. training course on  Surface and Sub Surface Assessment of Rock Mass  at CSMRS, new Delhi on 24-25 October 2016.
  14. Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2016), 14.12.2016-18.12.2016
  15. International Conference on (RARE-2016), 16 - 18 November 2016, Bengaluru.
  16. Training course on "Public Procurement"   during 20-25th July, 2015 at National Institute of Finance Management ,  Faridabad
  17. International Conference on Engineering Geology in New Millennium, 27-29 October 2015, IIT-New Delhi.
  18. International conference on Professional Engineers: Challenges in Disaster Management, during 18th to 19th December-2014, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, India.
  19. Indian Geotechnical Conference-2013, Roorkee, Uttrakhand, 22-24 December, 2013.
  20. Indian Geotechnical Conference-2014, Kakinada, A.P., Dec-2014
  21. Co-course coordinator of training course on "In-situ Testing in Rock Mechanics" at CSMRS, New Delhi, 25-26 Nov. 2014.
  22. Member of organizing team in Indorock-2014, 5th Indian Rock Conference on Underground Construction for Hydropower, Mining & Infrastructure, 12-14 Nov. 2014, New Delhi.
  23. Training programme on Preparation of Detailed Project Report of Water Resources Projects, NWA, Pune (11-22 Aug, 2014)
  24. Symposium cum training course on Application of Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engg., CSMRS, New Delhi, 01-02 May 2014
  25. Training course on "Fundamentals of hydro power projects" at NWA, Pune and got the course participation certificate, during 18-22nd November-2013.
  26. Technical workshop on "Innovations in Geotechnical Investigations", CRRI, New Delhi, Sep. 2013.
  27. Training course on "Rock Engineering" by Dr. Nick Barton, May 2013, HP
  28. Fourth Indian Rock Conference, Indorock " 2013, May, 2013 at JUIT, Waknaghat, Solan, H.P.
  29. Seminar on "Geotechnical Challenges in Infrastructure Projects", CBIP, New Delhi, (2013).
  30. Seminar on "Slope Stabilization Challenges in Infrastructure Projects", CBIP, New Delhi.
  31. Training course on "Repair and Rehabilitation of Dams" at CSMRS and got the course participation certificate
  32. Seismic Safety Assessment of Buildings in Delhi by Rapid Visual Screening, NDMI, New Delhi.
  33. Rock Mechanics and Tunneling Technology, CSMRS, Hauz Khas, New Delhi.
  34. Repair and Rehabilitation of Dams, CSMRS, Hauz Khas, New Delhi.
  35. Seismological Aspects of Geotechnical Characterization, CSMRS, Hauz Khas, New Delhi.
  36. In IGC-2012 Conferences at IIT New Delhi, 13-14 and 15th December-2012.
  37. National Seminar on Recent Advances in Geotecniques(RAG-11) at Vadodara on 18th June ,2011.

Projects

 Consultancy works and Technical Reports at NITW 

  1. Scientific Study of IKOC Mine, Singareni Collieries Company Limited Kothagudem(ongoing).Job No:4142

  2. Geotechnical field Investigations on  at Heavy water Plant Intake well and Mission Bhagiratha Intake well on Right Bank of Godavari, SSMP, Dummugudem Anicut(ongoing).Job No 4127

  3. Technical advice and guidelines during field/ Laboratory/ investigations at Sukhpura Pumped Storage Project Rajasthan.Job No:4116

  4. Scientific study for design of earthen bunds As well as strengthening of existing earthen bund at "khairagura ocp", bellampalli area of sccl, ts. Job No:4141

  5. Technical advice and guidelines during field/ Laboratory/ investigations at Shahpur Pumped Storage Project Rajasthan.Job No 2270

  6.  Scientific study on impact of river Krishna and its back water into the Gundlapalli Limestone Mining area (our Captive Mine) of M/s NCL Industries Limited, Mattapally.Job No:4149.

  7. Technical report for evolution of soil bearing capacity of quarters along with infrastructural facilities at kothagudem , SCC ltd, ts. Job No 4150

  8.  Detailed report on ln-situ PLT  and interpretation the test data for arriving safe bearing capacity (SBC) & modulus of sub-grade reaction at foundation level of Parnasala Retaining wall at Sitamma Sagar Multi- Purpose Project"

  9. Report On Geotechnical Investigation Of Fill Soil For Reinforced Earth Wall Of Nh-365bg, Khammam-Devarepalle, Ts.

  10. Detailed report on  technical investigation of Given Soil samples collected from the Damera Cheruvu near  Warangal"

  11. Conduct Plate Load Test and Prepare Report to determine modulus of subgrade reaction at Sitamma Sagar Multi- Purpose Project

  12. Technical Specifications and Design Parameters of the failure locations of SRPOC North Side High Wall

  13. Conducting In-Situ Plate Load Tests over the Overburden Dump for Stability and its Design

  14. Vetting of  Ghat road to Sri Ramalingeswra Swamy” temple situated at the top of the hill in Vinukonda Mandal in Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh.

  15. Foundation Design and vetting of School Building, for Ekalavya Model Residential School (EMRS) at Gummalakshmipuram, Vizianagaram Dist, Andhra Pradesh. (Phase-I)

  16. Technical report for evolution of soil bearing capacity of quarters along with infrastructural facilities at kothagudem, SCC ltd, ts.

  17. Technical Suggestions  provided based on Geotechnical Laboratory tests performed on Borrow and Foundation Soil Samples from Jilledubanda Reservoir

  18. Conduct Plate Load Test and Prepare technical  Report to determine the modulus of subgrade reaction and safe bearing pressure on rock mass for Sitamma Sagar Multipurpose Project.

  19. Rock Mass Characterization and Field Report for Gandhi Sagar Pumped Storage at the upper/Lower reservoir, dam axis, powerhouse areas, Madhya Pradesh

  20. Conducting In-Situ Plate Load Tests over the Overburden Dump for Stability and its Design of SCCL RK OC-II. 

  21. Evaluation of silt factor, shear strength parameters of rock, and SBC for Parnasala Retaining Wall, and Cross Regulator at Navigation Channel Foundation of Sitamma Sagar Multi-Purpose Project

  22. Recommendations on SBC for Head regulator Foundation at Dummugudem anicut near Ammagaripalli (V)

  23. To Provide Suggestions on Permeability Aspects, Behaviour of Foundations in Existing Rock and Recommendation of Foundation

  24. Testing for the hardness of the rock and energy required for  TARAKA RAMA THIRTHA SAGARAM RESERVOIR PROJECT kotagandredu, Village Gurla, Mandalm Vizianagaram District

  25. Foundation Investigation at the Original Ground Site and Determine the Bearing capacity of various locations based on SPT soil samples from Sathupalli Railway Siding Project, Bhadraddri Kothagudam,   SCC Ltd Telangana

  26. Laboratory Investigation and detailed report of Rock cores from the upper/Lower reservoir, dam axis, powerhouse areas of  Integrated Renewable Energy Storage Project (“IRESP”),  Saundatti, Belagavi, Karnataka. Job No:3505D. 

  27. Geotechnical Investigation and detailed report for the proposed Soil samples from four locations of Integrated Renewable Energy Storage Project (“IRESP”), Greenko KA01 IREP Private Limited, Saundatti, Belagavi, Karnataka. 

  28. Laboratory Investigation of testing of Stability Parameters pertaining to KTKOC-3; SPT borehole Samples for Seven locations and to evaluate the SBC of each borehole. Job No: 3496A (ongoing)
  29. Rock mass characterization and detailed report of Rock cores from the powerhouse and Lower reservoir area of  Integrated Renewable Energy Storage Project (“IRESP”), Greenko Solar Energy Private Limited, Saundatti, Belagavi, Karnataka. Job: 3505 

  30. Foundation investigations at the original ground site of RGOCP-2, Ramagundam-III region, Singareni collieries, T.S. Job: 3496
  31. Foundation investigations at the original ground site of IKOCP of Srirampur area, Singareni collieries, Telangana (BH–10, BH–11, BH–12, BH–13, B –14, BH-15, BH-16,  and  BH-17 at Eight different locations). Job: 3495A
  32. Foundation investigations at the original ground site of IKOCP of Srirampur area, Singareni Collieries, Telangana (BH–1, BH–2, BH–3, BH–4, B –5, BH-6, BH-7, BH-8 and BH–9 at NINE different locations). Job: 3495
  33. Report on Geotechnical Investigation on Fill Soil For Back Filling of Forebay Walls And In Between Pump House, Switch Gear Room, Maintenance Bay, Devadula Lift Irrigation Scheme, Bhadradri Kothagudam, TS. Job No: 3490
  34. Data analysis &  interpretation of laboratory investigated tests and detailed reports of Rock cores from IREP, Punnapuram, Andhra Pradesh. Job No:3475B
  35. Report On Geotechnical Investigation Of Fill Soil For Design of Reinforced Earth Wall, Karimnagar, TS. Job No: 3482
  36. Report on Laboratory Investigations of Rock/ Rock fragment/ Soil samples from  Block-B of BPA OC-2 Extension Mine of Bellampalli Region, Singareni Collieries Co. Ltd. Job No:3479
  37. Report For The Construction Of Residential Scholl Building (Gurukulam) On Hilly Terrain At Hanamkonda (Devannapeta Village)  Warangal. Job No: 3478
  38. Report on Borrow areas Investigation for Pumped Storage Project, Pinnapuram, 1200MW, Kurnool– For Fourteen Location Soil samples, NITW.  Job No: 3475-A
  39. Laboratory Investigation of Rock from PSP, Pinnapuram, 1200MW, Kurnool For Six Rock Types: (TADPATRI SHALE ROCK-& II,  FINE GRAIN QUARTZITE, CONGLOMERATIC QUARTZITE, BASIC ROCK), NITW.  Job No: 3475
  40. Report on Soil Testing For Determination of SBC For Soil Samples From Proposed Construction of 250 Kl Capacity Rcc Elevated Water Storage Resrvoirat Babu Camp, Kothagudem, Bhadradri- Kothagudem (District), T.S. Job No: 3459

  41. Report on Soil Testing For Determination of SBC For Soil Samples From Proposed Construction of 250 Kl Capacity Rcc Elevated Water Storage Resrvoirat Babu Camp, Kothagudem, Bhadradri- Kothagudem (District), T.S. Job No: 3459

  42. Report on Geotechnical Investigation for Design of Bund In Gorge Portion at Nallavagu Near Dubbagudem, Bheemini(M), Adilabad, Mancherial-Minor Irrigation Scheme. Job No: 3457

  43. Report on Laboratory investigation of Rock from Pinnapuram Pumped storage Project, Kurnool, AP, at NITW, Job No: 3425

  

Consultancy works and Technical Reports on Rock Mechanics Investigations at CSMRS

  1. Report on Stress Measurement by Hydraulic Fracturing Tests at construction project of Government of India near Visakhapatnam  (1/RM-F/CSM/5/2018-19). Conducted 55 in-situ stress measurement tests (Hydro-fracturing test) in four caverns at Construction Project near Visakhapatnam (20-04-2018 to 09-05-2018)
  2. Thana plun HE Project (Himachal Pradesh) in connection with site selection for conducting in-situ rock mechanics testing on rock mass  (04.04.2018-07.04.2018).
  3. Report on In-situ stress measurements of rock mass by hydraulic fracturing tests in powerhouse cavern of Turga Pumped storage project, West Bengal (Report No: 8/RM-F/CSMRS/E/07/2017-18.
  4. Report on In-situ stress measurements of rock mass by hydraulic fracturing tests in the powerhouse cavern of Kirthai I H.E Project, Jammu and Kashmir (Report No: 7/RM-F/CSMRS/E/06/2017-18.
  5.  Report on Deformability Characteristics of Rock Mass by Goodman jack Tests in the powerhouse cavern of Kirthai I H.E Project, Jammu, and Kashmir (Report No: 6/RM-F/CSMRS/E/06/2017-18.
  6. Report on In-situ stress measurements  of rock mass by hydraulic fracturing tests in right bank drift D-7, at powerhouse cavern  of Pancheshwar Multipurpose Project, India / Nepal, (Report No: 2/RM-F/CSMRS/E/06/2017-18 
  7. Report on Deformability Characteristics of Rock Mass at Spillway Axis of Polavaram Irrigation Project Headworks, Andhra Pradesh (Report No: 01/RM-/CSMRS/E/12/2017-18)
  8. Report on in-situ shear strength characteristics of rock in right bank drifts at dam axis of   Mawphu-II H.E. Project, Meghalaya. (No. 08/RM-F/CSMRS/05/2016-17)
  9. Report on in-situ deformability characteristics of rock mass by uniaxial jacking tests in right bank drift at dam axis of Mawphu-II H.E. Project, Meghalaya (No. 07/RM-F/CSMRS/05/2016-17).
  10. Report on shear strength parameters of rock mass by an in-situ shear test conducted in right bank drifts of Renukaji Dam Project, Sirmour District, Himachal Pradesh. (No. 5/RM-F/CSMRS/E/5/2016-17)
  11. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass by plate load tests conducted in right bank drifts of Renukaji Dam Project, Sirmour District, Himachal Pradesh, (No. 4/RM-F/CSMRS/E/5/2016-17)
  12. Deformability Characteristics of Rock Mass by Plate Load Tests in Left Bank Drift at Dam Axis of Kirthai-I H.E. Project, Jammu and Kashmir (Report No: 12/RM-F/CSMRS/E/03/2016-17)
  13. Report on Deformability Characteristics of Rock Mass by Goodman jack Tests in  HRT at Punatchangchhu_II H. E. Project, Bhutan, (R.No: 11/RM-F/CSMRS/E/02/2016-17)
  14. Report on Deformability Characteristics of Rock Mass by Goodman jack Tests in Powerhouse and TRT at Punatchangchhu-II H. E. Project, Bhutan, (Report No: 10/RM-F/CSMRS/E/02/2016-17)
  15. Report on Shear Strength Parameters of Rock Mass in Left Bank Drift at Dam Axis of Suntaley H. E. Project, Sikkim, 2015. (Report No: 9/RM-F/CSMRS/E/01/2016-17)
  16. Report on Deformability Characteristics of Rock Mass by Uniaxial Jacking Tests in Left Bank Drift at Dam Axis of Suntaley H. E. Project, East Sikkim, (Report No: 8/RM-F/CSMRS/E/01/2016-17).
  17. Report on stress measurements by hydrofracturing test in powerhouse drift of Thana Plaun hydroelectric project, Himachal Pradesh, (Report No: 12/RM-F/CSMRS/E/01/2014-15)
  18. Report on shear strength parameters of rock mass at Indira Sagar Polavaram Multipurpose project, Andhra Pradesh, (Report No: 04/RM-F/CSMRS/E/10/2014-15).
  19. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass at Indira Sagar Polavaram Multipurpose project, Andhra Pradesh, (Report No: 03/RM-F/CSMRS/E/10/2014-15).
  20. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass at dam axis drift of Kirthai H.E. Project Stage-II, J&K, March 2014
  21. Report on In-situ shear strength parameters of rock mass at dam axis drift of Kirthai H.E. Project Stage-II, J&K, March 2014
  22. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass at dam site of Ujh multipurpose Project, J&K, July 2013
  23. Report on shear strength parameters of rock mass at dam site of Ujh multipurpose Project, J&K, July 2013
  24. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass at dam axis drift of Kirthai H.E. Project, J&K, Feb 2013
  25. Report on In-situ shear strength parameters of rock mass at dam axis drift of Kirthai H.E. Project, J&K, Feb 2013
  26. Report on in-situ shear strength parameters of concrete to rock interface at dam site of Punatsangchhu-IIH.E. project, Bhutan, March-2013.
  27. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass by uniaxial jacking tests in dam site drift of Punatsangchhu-II H.E. Project, Bhutan. March-2013.
  28. Report on cast-in-situ footing load tests at the proposed pothead yard area of Punatsangchhu-I H.E project, Bhutan, March-2013.
  29. Report on stress measurements By Hydrofracturing test in downstream surge chamber of Punatsangchhu-II H.E. project, Bhutan, march-2013.
  30. Report on In-situ shear strength parameters of rock mass at dam axis drift of Bogudyar H.E. Project Uttarakhand. April-2013.
  31. Report on In-situ shear strength parameters of rock mass at dam axis drift of Amochu project, Bhutan. July-2012.
  32. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass by uniaxial jacking tests in dam site drifts of Amochu project, Bhutan. July-2012.
  33. Report on shear strength parameters of rock mass by in-situ shear tests conducted at spillway area of Kabrai Dam Project, Mahoba.2011
  34. Report on shear strength parameters of rock mass by in-situ shear tests conducted in left bank drift of dam site of Amochu H. E. Project, Bhutan.2011
  35. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass by uniaxial jacking tests conducted in left bank drift of dam site of Amochu H. E. Project, Bhutan. 2011
  36. Report on shear strength parameters of rock mass in desilting chamber drift of Shongtong Karchham H.E. Project, Himachal Pradesh. 2011
  37. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass in desilting chamber drift of Shongtong  Karchham H.E. Project, Himachal Pradesh. 2011
  38. Report on cast-in-situ footing load tests conducted at the proposed colony area, Sangaldan Station Yard, USBRL Project, J&K. 2011.
  39. Report on shear strength parameters of rock mass by in-situ shear tests conducted at Sangaldan Station Yard, USBRL Project, J&K. 2011
  40. Report on deformability characteristics of rock mass in desilting chamber drift of Ramam-II H.E. Project, West Bengal. 2011
  41. Report on In-situ shear strength parameters of rock mass at dam axis drift of Bogudyar H.E. Project Uttarakhand. 2011.

Additional Responsibility

 

Additional Responsibility @ NITW

Member Secretary: The Committee for Drinking Water Supply in NITW Campus (11-09-2019 to 30-11-2022)

Institute Coordinator for  Jala Shakti Abhiyan top o bring awareness related to water resources  conservation in the campus. (15-07-2019 to Till Date)

Instructor, Universal Human Values course (UHV) , NIT Warangal As a part of the Induction program for first year students from 22-11-2019 to 2022

Administrative Duties Discharged

 Institute level:

  • Faculty-In-charge for Water supply and plumbing works, Engineering and Maintenance Unit (11-09-2019 to 30-11-2022)
  • Warden for 1.8k hostel (10-06-2020 to 11-07-2022)  
  • Science Week Festival ScoPE NITW: Convener for Logistics and Public Assistance (Water Supply etc)

Department level:

  • Lab-In-charge for Geo-Technical Engineering Laboratory (October 2019 to October 2021)
  • Faculty coordinator for Final year B.Tech students 
  • Faculty advisor Civil Engineering Association 16-08-2022- Till date
  • Lab-In-charge for Engineering Geology  Laboratory (17-08-2022 to till date)

 

Evaluation of Detailed Project Reports at CSMRS: Evaluated in-situ rock-mechanics investigations in detailed project reports of the following hydroelectric projects

  1. Upper Bhadra Lift Irrigation Scheme, Karnataka (2018)
  2. Bina Complex Irrigation and Multipurpose Project, M.P. (2018)
  3. Updated/ final DPR of Kirthai-II H.E. Project, Jammu & Kashmir (2018)
  4. Par-Tapi Narmada River Link Project, Gujarat and Maharashtra (2018)
  5. Eastern Rajasthan Canal project, Rajasthan(2018)
  6. Mawphu-II H.E. Project, Meghalaya(2018)
  7. Reoli-Dugli H.E. Project, Himachal Pradesh(2017)
  8. Sirkari Bhyol Rupsiabagar HE Project, Uttarakhand (2017)
  9. Goriganga IIIA H.E. Project, Uttarakhand (2017)
  10. Kirthai-II H.E. Project, J&K (2017)
  11. Upper Bhadra Lift Irrigation Project Karnataka (24-04-2017)
  12. Burhai Reservoir Project, Jharkhand, September 2015
  13. Geology of Tato-1 H.E. project (186 MW), West Siang, Arunachal Pradesh, July 2015.
  14. Nakthan Hydro Electric Project (4X 126 MW), Himachal Pradesh
  15. Shiggaon Lift Irrigation Scheme, Karnataka,March 2015
  16. Luhri HEP Stage-I (219 MW), Himachal Pradesh, June 2015.
  17. Loktak Downstream HEP (2X33 MW), Manipur, June 2015.
  18. Turga Pumped Storage Project (4x250 MW), West Bengal, January 2015.
  19. Suggestions for Pachuk-II Hydro Electric Project, Arunachal Pradesh, June 2014.
  20. Pre-DPR suggestions for Tidding I & II Hydro Electric Projects, Arunachal Pradesh, June 2014.
  21. Pre-DPR suggestions for Selim H.E. Project (2X42.5 MW), Himachal Pradesh, May 2014.
  22. Attunli H.E. Project, Arunachal Pradesh, April 2014.
  23. Subansiri Upper H.E. project, Arunachal Pradesh, March 2014.
  24. Reoli-Dugli Hydroelectric (420 MW), Himachal Pradesh, March 2014
  25. Burhi Gandak river to Noon- Baya-Ganga interstate link project, Bihar, March 2014
  26. Rho H.E. Project (93 MW), Arunachal Pradesh, November 2013.
  27. Ban Sujara Dam project, Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh, September 2013.
  28. Kamala H.E. project (1800 MW), Arunachal Pradesh, Dec- 2013
  29. Kangtangshiri H.E Project (2 X 40 MW), Arunachal Pradesh. July-2013
  30. Tato-1 H.E. project (186 MW), West Siang, Arunachal Pradesh, July 2013.
  31. Lower Kopili HE project, Assam. (June, 2013)
  32. Nyukchrong Chu H.E. project (96 MW), Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh (March, 2013)
  33. New Ganderbal H.E. project (93 MW), Jammu and Kashmir (March, 2013)
  34. Kirthai project stage I, J&K (Feb 2013)
  35. Nyukchrong Chu H.E. project (96 MW), Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh (March, 2013)
  36. Luhri H.E. project (588 MW), Shimla, Himachal Pradesh ,March 2013 

 

As a procurement officer of CSMRS, the following additional duties were performed:  

  • Implementation of e- Procurement along with the purchase of Digital signatures.
  • Survey off cases for auction of obsolete items & vehicles were processed.
  • E-Tenders were published through CPP Portal for awarding work contract for Catering Services & House Keeping services in CSMRS Field Hostel, Supply of Stationery/Non-Stationery items, AMC of EPBAX System & Procurement Cases for new field & Lab. equipmentïs.
  • Quarterly/half yearly/yearly bills submitted towards AMC cases , work contract cases and purchase of new equipment�??s were processed & sent to accounts section for releasing the payment
  • New tender document was also prepared incorporating new guidelines of GFR-2017 for the purchase of new equipments.
  • Refund of existing & old pending EMD cases were also processed & sent to accounts section.
  • Works associated with digitization of old/New Procurement file and records
  • Implementation of GeM (Govt. e-marketing) at CSMRS for the purchase of various items.