CIVIL ENGINEERING

DEPARTMENTS

CLUBS AND ASSOCIATIONS

360 DEGREE VIRTUAL TOUR

FACULTY – DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Name: Dr. Babu T Jose

Designation : Director

Qualification : B.E., M. Tech., Ph.D., FIGS, MISTE, MIE C.

NAME : Dr. Benny Mathews Abraham

DESIGNATION : Professor & Head, Dept. of Civil Engineering

QUALIFICATION : Ph.D in Geotechnical Engineering

EMAIL : bennymabraham@gmail.com

Area of Interest : Ground Improvement, Soft Clays, Grouting

Publications

  1. Veena V, Cyrus S, Abraham BM, Jose BT (2021) Effect of partial replacement of bentonite with biochar in liner soils. Biomass Conv. Bioref., Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-021-01319-x
  2. Veena V , S Reghunath, S Cyrus and B M Abraham (2021) Potential application of cement amended marine clay as liner material. IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 1114 012014. https://doi:10.1088/1757-899X/1114/1/012014
  3. Veena V, Cyrus S, Abraham BM, Jose BT (2021) Soil Water Characteristic Curves of compacted marine clay , J. Solid Waste Technol. Manag. (Accepted for publication)
  4. Veena V, Sobha Cyrus. and Benny Mathews Abraham (2015), Containment of desiccation cracks in marine clay with fibre amendmet, Proc. of Sixth International Geotechnical Symposium on Disaster Mitigation on Special Geoenvironmental Conditions (6IGS-2015), IIT Madras, Chennai, India

Name: Dr. Bindumol T.V
Designation: Professor
B.Tech in Civil Engineering from Mar Athanasius College of Engineering Kothamangalam
M.Tech Computer Aided Structural Analysis and Design from Department of Ship Technology, CUSAT
Ph.D Structural engineering  from Department of Ship Technology, CUSAT

Name : Veena V

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification: M.Tech in Construction Engineering and Management

email : veenav@aisat.ac.in

Area of Interest: Liner soils, Soil stabilisation

Date of Joining: 03.10.2011

Publications/Conference

  1. Veena V, Cyrus S, Abraham BM, Jose BT (2021) Effect of partial replacement of bentonite with biochar in liner soils. Biomass Conv. Bioref., Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-021-01319-x
  2.  Veena V , S Reghunath, S Cyrus and B M Abraham (2021) Potential application of cement amended marine clay as liner material. IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 1114 012014. https://doi:10.1088/1757-899X/1114/1/012014
  3. Veena V, Cyrus S, Abraham BM, Jose BT (2021) Soil Water Characteristic Curves of compacted marine clay , J. Solid Waste Technol. Manag. (Accepted for publication)
  4.  Jilfa Nazar, Veena.V, Jimmy Thomas (2018) Effect of Leachate on Geotechnical Characteristics of Flyash Bentonite mix as Landfill liner. KETCON-2018, Kerala: Sahrdaya College of Engineering & Technology, Kodakara
  5.  Thomas Elsa, Veena V, Aneetta Rose Paul, Liya Xavier, and Reshma Mary (2017) Effect of Curing on the Strength and Plasticity Characteristics of Clay-Fly Ash Mix. International Journal of Innovative Research on Science, Engineering and Technology 6 (3): 29-33
  6.  Veena V, Sobha Cyrus. and Benny Mathews Abraham (2015), Containment of desiccation cracks in marine clay with fibre amendmet, Proc. of Sixth International Geotechnical Symposium on Disaster Mitigation on Special Geoenvironmental Conditions (6IGS-2015), IIT Madras, Chennai, India
  7.  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, AustraliaFDP/STTP
    1.  Attended 5 days FDP on De-Hab Demolition and Rehabilitation of structures organised by Marian Engineering College from 26th to 30th July 2021
    2.  Attended 5 days Symposium on on Highway Infrastucture and TSR Lecture organised by IGS Student chapter, Marian Engineering College from 1st to 5th Decemeber 2020
    3.  Attended one week STTP on Green Energy, Environment, Engineering and Technology for Sustainable Future organized by SOE,CUSAT and THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology from 10th -14th December 2018
    4.  Attended AICTE sponsored FDP on Sustainable development through Green Technology organized by AISAT from 4th to 16th December 2017.
    5. Attended FDP on Instructional Design and deliver system and Evaluation methods organized by AISAT from 12th -14th June 2014

Name : Liji Anna Mathew

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification : M.Tech in Structural Engineering

Email : lijimathew@aisat.ac.in

Date of Joining: 17.06.2013

Area of Interest: Compatibility studies of cement and admixtures, Polymer modified concrete, Repair and Rehabilitation of Structures

Publications

  1.  N. Athira, Liji Anna Mathew, U. K. Neeraj, Behaviour of Concrete-Filled Fibre Tubes Under Axial Compression and Lateral Loading, Advances in Civil Engineering, Select Proceedings of ARICE 2019, Pages 51-74, Vol 83, Springer.
  2.  Liji Anna Mathew, Jisha Jose, Glory Joseph, Mechanical Performance of Natural Rubber Latex Modified Mortars, Advances in Sustainable Construction Materials, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering Vol 124,pp 765-774, Springer
  3.  Liji Anna Mathew, Digital Learning Techniques-Recent Trends: A perspective from classroom teaching and learning, Journal of Electrical and Power System Engineering, Pages 1-6, Vol 4 Issue 1,2017
  4.  Abitha A M, Liji Anna Mathew, Sheeja M K, Properties of Concrete Incorporating Fly Ash and Basalt Fibre, International Journal of Science, Technology and Engineering, Pages 115-120, Vol.3, Issue 12, June 2017
  5.  Amala Joseph, Liji Anna Mathew, Rinku John, Performance of Metakaolin on High Strength Self Compacting Concrete, International Journal of Science, Technology and Engineering, Pages 110-114,Vol.3,Issue 12, June 2017
  6.  Tiji K James, Liji Anna Mathew, A comparative study on Performance of SCC using Diverse Brands of Cement, Proceedings of the Kerala Technological Congress (KETCON), 17-18 February 2017.
  7.  Anumol Raju, Cyril C Varghese, Jewelshah Suresh V, Liji Anna Mathew, Retrofitting of RC Beams using FRP, Proceedings of the International Conference on Global Innovations in Technology and Sciences, (ICGITS), 4-6 April 2013.

FDP/STTP

  1. Attended Examination Reforms Workshop organized by AICTE & KLE University Hubli from 12th – 15th February,2021
  2. Attended KTU sponsored FDP on Emerging Trends in Structural Health Monitoring and Procedures organized by Toch Institute of Science & Technology from 19th – 23rd April 2021
  3. Attended ATAL FDP on Soft Computing Techniques organized by Dr.S & S S Gandhy Government Engineering College from 2nd – 6th November 2020
  4. Attended FDP on Know Everything Related to Research organized by Illahia College of Engineering & Technology from 23rd-28th July 2020
  5. Attended 6 Days FDP on “Research Avenues in Transportation Engineering” organized by Dept. of Civil Engineering, AISAT from 10th- 15th August 2020.

Name : Sheeja M K 

Designation : Asst.Professor

Qualification: M.Tech in Construction Engineering and Management

Email: sheejamk@aisat.ac.in

Date of Joining: 11.08.2014 

Area of Interest:  Shallow foundation systems, Studies of cantilever footing

Publications

  1.  Lamya T, Sheeja M K (2020) “Analytical Assessment on the Behaviour of Conical Shell Foundation”, Proceedings of SECON 2020, Vol 97, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Springer, https:// doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-55115-5_29.
  2.  Alexy Alex, Rinku John, Sheeja M.K (2017), “Analytical Study on Prestressed concrete beams strengthened with carbon fibre reinforced polymer laminates”, KETCON, KTU Conference at M A College Kothamangalam on 14th January 2017.
  3.  Abitha A.M, Liji Anna Mathew, Sheeja M.K.(2017) “Properties of Concrete incorporating Flyash and Basalt Fibre.” International journal of Science, Technology and Engineering 3, no. 12 (2017): 115-120
  4.  Nithin Sam, Sheeja M. K (2016) “Durability study on Coir-Fibre reinforced Concrete”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol 5 (2017), Issue 9

FDP/STTP

  1. Attended 5 days FDP on “Inculcating Universal Human Values in Technical Education” from 16.08. 2021 to 20.08. 2021 organized by All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE)
  2.  Attended 5 days FDP on ‘Physical advances in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering’ from 21.06.21 – 25.06.21 organised by Musaliar college of Engineering and Technology, Pathanamthitta
  3.  Attended 5 days FDP on “Forensics in structural and Geotechnical Engineering” from 15.03.2021-19.03.2021 organised by AISAT
  4.  Attended ATAL Online FDP on “GIS and Remote sensing”, organized by University college of Engineering, Kakinada from 04.01.2021 – 08.01.2021.
  5.  Attended 6 days FDP on “Outcome-based Education and Autonomy-Phase II”, organized by RSET from 16.11.2020 – 21.11.2020.
  6. Attended 6 days FDP on “Research Avenues in Transportation Engineering”, organized by AISAT from 10.08.2020-15.08.2020.
  7.  Attended 6 days STTP on “Emerging Trends and Practices in Pavement Geotechnics”, organized by TKM Engineering College and sponsored by TEQIP II from 01.09.2020 – 06.09.2020

Name : Aleena Tom

Designation : Asst. Professor

Qualification: M.Tech in Geomechanics and Structures

Email : aleenatom@aisat.ac.in

Date of Joining: 15.07.2016

Area of Interest: Piled raft Foundation, Soil- Structure interaction, Ground Improvement techniques

Publications

Aleena Tom, Sindhu A R, “1G Model Study on the behavior of Piled Raft Foundation”, International Journal of Science Technology & Engineering , Volume 3, Issue 02, August 2016

FDP/STTP

  1.  Attended 5 days FDP on “Forensics in structural and Geotechnical Engineering” from 15.03.2021-19.03.2021 organised by AISAT
  2. Attended ATAL Online FDP on ”Environmental Geotechnology”, organized by University Institute of Engineering and Technology from 04-01-2021 to 08-01-2021.
  3.  Attended ATAL Online FDP on ”Earthquake Engineering”, organized by National Institute of Teachers Training and Research, Chennai from 21.09.2020 to 25.09.2020.
  4. Attended 6 days FDP on “Research Avenues in Transportation Engineering”, organized by AISAT from 10.08.2020-15.08.2020.
  5. Attended 6 days FDP on “Recent research avenues in Geotechnical and geological Engineering ”, organized by RSET from 17.08.2020-22.08.2020.

Name : NEERAJ U K

Designation : Asst.Professor

Qualification: M.Tech in Structural Engineering and Construction Management

Email : neerajuk@aisat.ac.in

Date of Joining : 15.07.2016

Area of Interest: Analysis in Strut-and-tie Modelling, Investigation of Nodal zones in Deep beams, Stress analysis in Deep beams

Publications

  1.  N. Athira, Liji Anna Mathew, U. K. Neeraj, Behaviour of Concrete-Filled Fibre Tubes Under Axial Compression and Lateral Loading, Advances in Civil Engineering, Select Proceedings of ARICE 2019, Pages 51-74, Vol 83, Springer.
  2.  Inclusion of Stiffness of Masonry Infills in Seismic Analysis and Design of Pilotis Buildings: Comparison of Provisions in the Indian Code Neeraj.U.K, Rahul Leslie, Prathibha Rose GInternational Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET) Volume 3, Issue 7 July 2016 S.NO: 420.

FDP/STTP

  1.  5 days FDP on “Forensics in structural and Geotechnical Engineering” from 15.03.2021-19.03.2021 organised by AISAT
  2.  6 days FDP on “Research Avenues in Transportation Engineering”, organized by AISAT from 10.08.2020-15.08.2020
  3.  5 days FDP on “Strategic Civil Infrastructure” from 2020-11-23 to 2020-11-27 at DR. S. & S. S. GHANDHY GOVERNMENT ENGINEERING COLLEGE, SURAT
  4.  5 days FDP on “Infrastructure Engineering” from 2020-10-12 to 2020-10-16 at Govenment Engineering College Bilaspur 
  5. 5 days FDP on Advanced Concrete Technology_Nov 18 – 23,2019 at IIT Madras

NAME :  Rahul R. Pai

DESIGNATION : Assistant Professor

QUALIFICATION :  M. Tech in Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering, NIT Surat Ph.D. (ongoing) at NIT Surat

EMAIL :  rahul.r@aisat.ac.in

Date of Joining: 15.06.2015

Area of Interest: Ground improvement, Utilization of industrial wastes in flexible pavement, Quality control aspects for construction of pavement with industrial wastes, Field evaluation of flexible pavement with non-destructive testin, Fatigue performance of cement treated base and subbase material

Publications

  • Journals & Proceedings 1. Pai, R. R., Bakare, M. D., Patel, S. and Shahu, J. T., 2021, “Asserting the applicability of copper slag and fly ash as cemented base materials in flexible pavement from a full-scale field study,” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0004123. (Forthcoming) (SCI)
  • Pai, R. R., Bakare, M. D., Patel, S. and Shahu, J. T., 2021, “Structural evaluation of flexible pavement with steel slag-fly ash-lime in base layer,” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0003711. (SCI)
  • Patel, S. Pai, R. R., Bakare, M. D., and Shahu, J. T., 2020, “Field evaluation of road pavement constructed with waste materials through nondestructive testing,” Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.04.146.
  • Pai, R. R., Patel, S., and Bakare, M. D., 2020, “Applicability of utilizing stabilized native soil as a subbase course in flexible pavement,” Indian Geotechnical Journal., Springer, Vol. 50, No. 2, pp. 289-299, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40098-020-00432-4. (ESCI, Scopus)
  • Bakare, M. D., Pai, R. R., Patel, S. and Shahu, J. T., 2019, “Environmental sustainability by bulk utilization of fly ash and GBFS as road subbase materials,” J. Hazard. Toxic Radioact. Waste, ASCE, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 1-10. 10.1061/(ASCE)HZ.2153-5515.0000450. (SCI)
  • Pai, R. R. and Patel, S., 2019, “Effect of GGBS and lime on the strength characteristics of black cotton soil,” Ground Improvement Techniques and Geosynthetics, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Springer, Vol. 14, pp. 319-328. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-0559-7_36. (Scopus).

FDP

  1. 5 days FDP on “Forensics in structural and Geotechnical Engineering” from 15.03.2021-19.03.2021 organised by AISAT
  2. 6 days FDP on “Research Avenues in Transportation Engineering”, organized by AISAT from 10.08.2020-15.08.2020.
  3. Online FDP on “Bridging the Gap: Theory and Practices in Pavement Engineering”organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Saintgits College of Engineering from 24.08.2020 to 28.08 2020.
  4. ATAL FDP on “Construction Technology” from 7.09.2020 to 11.09.2020 at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (RGUKT)

Name: Manoj S Pillai 

Qualification: MTech in Structural Engineering and Construction Management

Email: manojspillai@aisat.ac.in

Date of Joining: 01.01.2020

Area of Interest: Hydraulic, Environment

FDP/STTP

  1. 5 days FDP on “Forensics in structural and Geotechnical Engineering” from 15.03.2021-19.03.2021 organized by AISAT 
  2.  5 days FDP on “Strategic Civil Infrastructure” from 2020-11-23 to 2020-11-27 at DR. S. & S. S. Ghandy Govt. Engineering Collège, Surat 
  3. 6 days FDP on “Research Avenues in Transportation Engineering”, organized by AISAT from 10.08.2020-15.08.2020. 

NAME :  Sree Lekshmi G S
DESIGNATION : Assistant Professor
QUALIFICATION : M Tech in Environmental Science and Engineering
EMAIL : sreelekshmi@aisat.ac.in

NAME :  SAVITHA STANLY

DESIGNATION : Assistant Professor

QUALIFICATION : M Tech in Transportation Engineering

EMAIL : savithastanly@aisat.ac.in

Date of Joining : 01.01.2020

Area of Interest : Highway Pavement Construction

FDP/STTP

. 5 days FDP on “Forensics in structural and Geotechnical Engineering” from 15.03.2021-19.03.2021 organised by AISAT
. 6 days AICTE sponsored online STTP on “Outcome Based Education with Assessment and Evaluation”, Sahrdaya College of Engineering and Technology from 23.11.2020-28.11.2020.
. 5 days ATAL FDP on “Infrastructure Engineering”,organized by NITK,Surathkal from 21.09.2020-25.09.2020.
. 5 days AICTE sponsored FDP on “Recent Advances in Pavement Material Testing and Design”, organised by MNMJ Engineering College from 17.08.2020 and 22.08.2020.
. 6 days FDP on “Research Avenues in Transportation Engineering”, organized by AISAT from 10.08.2020-15.08.2020.

Name- Saranya Das K.
Designation- Assistant Professor
Qualification -M.Tech in Geoinformatics