About Us

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Name : Dr. Veena V

Designation : Principal

Qualification: M.Tech in Construction Engineering and Management, Ph.D

email : [email protected], [email protected]

Area of Interest: Liner soils, Soil stabilisation

Date of Joining: 03.10.2011

Type of  Appointment : Regular


  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, Australia


    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

Students of the Department