Techincal Campus, School of Engineering, Kalamassery, Ernakulam, Kochi, Kerala, India

Veena .V

E-mail Id :

[email protected]

Educational Qualification:

PhD – Pursuing Research (PhD-Part time) in the field of Geotechnical Engineering at Cochin University of Science and Technology.

M.Tech – Construction Engineering and Management from Cochin University of Science and Technology with first rank.

B.Tech – Govt. College of Engineering, Trivandrum

Additional Qualification

Competent Leader (CL) & Competent Communicator(CC) from

Toastmasters International, USA


Geotechnical Engineering

Current Research Interest:

  • Soil Liners
  • Soil stabilization

Administrative Responsibilities:

Associate Professor & HoD in charge, Department of Civil Engineering

Vice President, ACEA

Member of Executive committee, IGS, Kochi Chapter

Secretary, AISAT Toastmasters Club


Papers Published:

  • Sobha Cyrus and Veena.V (2014) ‘Effect of Fibre in Controlling Desiccation cracks in clay liner soils’ Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, GEOMATE 2014 held at Brisbane, Australia.


  • Veena.V, Sobha Cyrus and Benny Mathews Abraham (2015) ‘Containment of desiccation cracks in Marine clay with fibre amendment’,Sixth International Geotechnical Symposium on Disaster management in special geo environmental conditions, held at IIT, Madras .


  • “Studies on Cochin Marine Clay as liner” at Workshop on Soil Behavoiur organized by IGS Kochi chapter held at IMA hall, Kaloor on 14th November 2015


  • ‘Effect of curing on the strength and plasticity characteristics of Clay –flyash mix’, in International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, ISSN:2347-6710, Vol. 6,Special Issue 4,March 2017


Short Term Courses Attended/Conducted

  • 2 day Training programme on “Protection of concrete against weathering and aggressive exposure “at Dr. Fixit  Knowlede centre  on 30 & 31 August 2016.


  • Workshop on Outcome based education and its implementation conducted by AISAT on 17th October 2015.


  • Short term workshop on FEM Applications in Civil Engineering organized by ASGC & AISAT on 25-27th June 2015.


  • FDP on Instructional Design and Delivery System & Evaluation Methods held at AISAT,12-14th June 2014.


  • Short term workshop on Engineering graphics organized held at  AISAT on 4th -7th June 2014.


  • 3 day Faculty development programme on Instructional Design and Delivery system at Toch Institute of Science and Technology from 24th to 26th May 2012.


  • Placement Officers Workshop and Entrepreneurship conference–Power’12 held at AISAT on 20th and 21st April 2012.


  • 2 day Training on Disaster Resistant Building  jointly organized by District Administration Ernakulum at CUSAT  on 16th-17th Dec 2009


  • 3 day Training and Education Programme on Earth Quake Engineering jointly organized by District Administration Ernakulam and Division of Civil Engineering, CUSAT at CUSAT  from 8 to 10 Oct 2007.


Professional Memberships

  • Life member of IGS ,Kochi Chapter

Professional Experience


8 years of teaching experience which includes 3 years in CUSAT


6 years, includes work experience in Multinational Company, Chennai and Kerala     Water Authority.


Guided  research oriented M.Tech/B.Tech Projects and actively involved in

consultancy works

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