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

Dr.Renjitha M.V

E-mail Id :

[email protected]

Educational Qualification :

PhD – Doctorate from Indian Instittute of Science, Bangalore, India in the area of geotechnical earthquake engineering

M.Tech – Post Graduation from NIT, Surathkal, Karnataka in Geotechnical Engineering

B.Tech – Graduation from School of Engineering, CUSAT in Civil Engineering

Specializations :

  • Soil Dynamics
  • Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Current Research Interest :

  • Ground Improvement Techniques
  • Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Administrative Responsibilities :

Assistant Professor

Papers Published :

  1. Varghese, R.M. and Latha, G.M. (2013)”Effect of overburden stress and surcharge pressure on the liquefaction response of sands”, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 402-410.
  2. Varghese, R.M. and Latha, G.M. (2014)” Shaking table tests to investigate the influence of various factors on the   liquefaction resistance of sands”, Natural Hazards, Springer, Vol. 73(3), 1337-1351.
  3. Muzammil, S.P, Varghese, R.M and Joseph, J. (2017) “Performance of stone column under circular storage tank” International Journal of Innovative research in science, engineering and technology, Vol. 6(4), 34-38.

INTERNATIONAL/ NATIONAL CONFERENCES

  1. Varghese, R.M., Jayalekshmi, B.R. and Shivashankar, R. (2010) “Stress-Strain characteristics of reinforced soil” Proc. of Fourth National conference in Recent Advances in Civil Engineering, CUSAT, 16-18 September.
  2. Varghese, R.M. and Latha, G.M. (2011) “Free-field liquefaction studies through shaking table tests”, Indian Geotechnical Conference, Dec 15-17, 2011, Kochi, Vol. 1, 533-536.
  3. Varghese, R.M. and Latha, G.M. (2012)”Liquefaction studies on sand using shaking table”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference -2012, Delhi, Vol. 2, pp. 1021-1024.
  4. Varghese, R.M. and Latha, G.M. (2013)” Initiation of liquefaction in sand under different surcharge and overburden stresses”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference -2013, Roorkee.
  5. Varghese, R.M. and Latha, G.M. (2013)” Factors governing the initiation of liquefaction in sand under dynamic loading” 4IYGEC, IIT Madras, 17-18 May.
  6. Varghese, R.M. and Latha, G.M. (2014) “Shaking Table Studies on the Conditions of Sand Liquefaction” Geo-Congress 2014  Technical Papers, DOI: 10.1061/9780784413272.121, pp. 1244-1253.
  7. Johnson, R.J, Varghese, R.M and Joseph, J (2016) “Parametric study on the behavior of combined pile raft foundation founded on multi-layered soil using Plaxis-3D” IGC 2016,15-17 December 2016, IIT Madras, Chennai,India.
  8. Muzammil, S.P, Varghese, R.M and Joseph, J (2017) “Numerical analysis of geosynthetic encased stone column under storage tanks” accepted for 6IYGEC, 10-11 March 2017, NIT Trichy, India.
  9. Muzammil, S.P, Varghese, R.M and Joseph, J (2017) , “Performance of Stone Column Under Circular Storage Tanks” accepted for NCTACME-2017, 17-18 March 2017, KMEA Engineering college, Kerala, India

 Professional Memberships

S. No. Name of Professional Body Grade of Membership
1 Indian Geotechnical Society Life Member
2 American Society of Civil Engineers Student Member

 

Professional Experience

  1. Teaching

2.5 years of teaching experience at AISAT.

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