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Department of Civil Engineering is a recognized Research Center under Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi. The center gained its recognition in the year 2004. A total of 04 Research Guides are available in the Research center and 11 Research Scholars have registered for their Doctoral studies under the Departmental Research center. The thrust areas of research are Earthquake engineering, Bridge engineering, Steel structures,Soil structure interaction, Geotechnical engineering, Geo-environmental studies, Geopolymer Technology and Concrete Technology.

 

 

Sl. No Name Email Research Area

No. of Candidates Pursuing 

No. of Candidates Completed
1 Dr. Vinod Hosur v_hosur@git.edu Earthquake engineering, Bridge engineering, Steel structures,Soil structure interaction 03 01
2  Dr.V.G.Mutalik Desai vgmdesai@git.edu Soil structure interaction, Geotechnical engineering, Geo-environmental studies 03
3  Dr.G.S.Manjunath gsmanjunath@git.edu Geopolymer Technology and Concrete Technology 04
4 Dr. Vinod K. Parvati vkparvati@git.edu Concrete Technology

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(Recently awarded ) 

Research Scholars Registered for Ph.D at Civil Engineering Research Center, GIT

Sl.No. Research Scholar USN Research coordinator Registration Date Present Status
1  R.Shreedhar 2GI06PCM01  Dr. Vinod Hosur  April-2006  Thesis submitted
2  S.Kamal Md.Azam 2GI07PCN01  Dr. Vinod Hosur  Oct-2007 PhD awarded
3  S.M.Patil 2GI11PCN01  Dr. Vinod Hosur Dec-2011  Course  work completed
4  V.R.Chate 2GI11PCM01  Dr. V.G.MutalikDesai  May-2011  Comprehensive viva completed
5  Patil Sagar Babanrao 2GI13PCN01  Dr. G.S.Manjunath  Dec-2013 Course  work in Progress
6 Muragude Ganesh Suresh 2GI15PCJ01 Dr. V.G.MutalikDesai Mar-2015 Course  work in Progress
7 Komal  S.Kattimani 2GI16PCJ03 Dr. G.S.Manjunath Nov-2015 Course  work in Progress
8 Girish S.Hombal 2GI16PCJ04 Dr. G.S.Manjunath Nov-2015 Course  work in Progress
9 Satalingappa P.Deshmukh 2GI16PCJ02 Dr. G.S.Manjunath Nov-2015 Course  work in Progress
10 Prasad Prakash Prabhu 2GI16PCJ01 Dr. V.G.MutalikDesai Nov-2015 Course  work in Progress
11 Sachin Kulkarni Dr. Vinod Hosur Mar-2016 Registered

  Research Scholars Registered for Ph.D at Research Center other than GIT

Sl. No. Research Scholar Research Guide Registration Date Present Status
1  Shweta Patil Dr.K.B.Prakash  Nov-2009 Thesis submitted
2 Uma G. Hullur Dr.K.B.Prakash June-2014 Course  work in Progress

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Lab Facilities

The department has excellent facilities for teaching, research and consultancy activities in various laboratories. The laboratories in the department are as follows-

Structural Engineering Laboratories

       – Strength of Materials Laboratory

       – Concrete Laboratory

Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory

Highway Materials Testing Laboratory

Environmental Engineering Laboratory

Fluid Mechanics Laboratory

Surveying Laboratory

Ongoing Research Projects Under construction…
Total no. of Journal papers from Recognition of research center

International Journal: 23

  1. Vinod Hosur, S.K.M Azam “Seismic performance evaluation of multistoried RC. framed buildings with shear wall”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC AND ENGINEERING  RESEARCH, Vol.4(1), (2013).
  2. Vinod Hosur, Binson Augustine “Graphical Design Aid for Beam-Columns ( LRFD ) ”ENGINEERING JOURNAL OF AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF STEEL CONSTRUCTION, Vol.44, No.2, Pp.147-180 (2007) ISSN 0013-8029.
  3. Vinod Hosur “ Influence Lines for Bending moments in Beams on Elastic foundations.” COMPUTERS  AND  STRUCTURES, Vol.58, No.6, Pp. 1225-1231(1996). ISSN 0045-7949.
  4. Vinod Hosur, R.S.Srinivasan “Axisymmetric Free vibration of Thick Conical Shells.”Jl. of SOUND  AND  VIBRATION, Vol.35, No.1, Pp. 171-186 (1989) ISSN 0022-460X.
  5. Manjunath S., Radhakrishna, C. Giridhar and Mahesh Jadhav, “Compressive Strength Development in Ambient Cured Geopolymer Mortar”,  International Journal of Earth Sciences & Engineering, October 2011, Vol. 04, No. 06 Spl.,  pp. 830-834.
  6. Radhakrishna, Manjunath S. and Venumadhav T, “Analysis and Assessment of Strength in Portland Cement Concrete and Geopolymer composites”, i-manager’s Journal on Civil Engineering, Sept.- Nov. 2011, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 25- 34.
  7. Radhakrishna, Manjunath S. “Phenomenological Model to Re-proportion the Ambient Cured Geopolymer Compressed Blocks” International Journal of Concrete Structures and Materials, Vol .7, No.3, pp193-202 September 2013. Springer Publication DOI 10,1007/s40069-013-0048-x ISSN 1976-0485/elSSN 2234-1315
  8. Radhakrishna, Manjunath S. “Strength Characteristics of Open Air Cured Geopolymer Concrete”, International Journal – Transactions of Indian Ceramic Society, vol. 73, no. 2, April-June 2014, pp. 149-156. International Journal of Taylor & Francis  Publication ISSN 0371-750X(Print)ISSN 2165-5456 (online).
  9. Shreedhar, Miss Spurthi Mamadapur “Analysis of T-beam bridge using Finite Element method” in International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology (IJEIT) – (ISSN 2277-3754), Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2012
  10. Shreedhar, Dr.Vinod Hosur and Ifti Chappu “Behavior of Integral Abutment Bridge with and without Soil Interaction” in International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research (IJSER) – (ISSN 2229-5518), Volume 3, Issue 11, November 2012
  11. Shreedhar, Miss Rashmi Kharde “Comparative study of Grillage method and Finite Element method of RCC Bridge Deck” in International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research (IJSER) – (ISSN 2229-5518), Volume 4, Issue 11, February 2013
  12. Shreedhar, Dr.Vinod Hosur and Ifti Chappu “Performance of Integral Bridge by addition of Cross Girders” in Recent Trends in Civil Engineering & Technology – (ISSN 2249-8753), Volume 3, Issue 1, Pp 01-11 February 2013
  13. Sujata Shreedhar, Mr. R.Shreedhar “Design Coefficients for single and two-cell box culvert” in International Journal of Civil and Structural Engineering- (ISSN 0976-4399), Volume 3, Issue 3, Pp 475-494, March 2013 [ doi:10.6088/ijcser.201203013044]
  14. Ravindra Bhimarao Kulkarni, Vikas Arjun Patil “Design Aids of Flexural Members And Beam-columns Based On Limit State Method,” International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, Publication for Volume 2, Issue 10, Pp 01-16 (October 2011.
  15. Ravindra Bhimarao Kulkarni, Rohan Shrikant Jirage “Comparative Study Of Steel Angles As Tension Members Designed By Working Stress Method And Limit State Method”  International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, Publication for Volume 2, Issue 11, (November- 2011).
  16. Ravindra Bhimarao Kulkarni, and Vishal Vaghe “Experimental Study of Bolted Connections Using Light Gauge Channel Sections, Using Stiffener/ Packing Plates at the Joints”, International Journal of Research & Technology (IJERT) ISSN: 2278-0181, Vol -2, Issue-2,February2013,pp.01-12.
  17. R.B.Kulkarni and Tejswini A.Mugali “Parametric Study for the Economical Depth of Long Span Arch Type Truss” New Building Materials & Construction World (NBA & CW), November 2013Vol.19 Issue-6 PP No.122 to 126, ISSN0973-0591.
  18.  “Parametric study and Comparison of Indian standard code and British standard code for design of Light Gauge Cold formed flexural members”, International Journal of Advance Research, Volume 2, Issue 11, November 2014 Edition.
  19. Experimental Study of Bolted Connections Using Light Gauge Reactular hallow Section, Normal Concrete & Geo-polymer Concrete infilled only a the joints, International Journal of Advance Technology in Civil Engineering ISSN:2231-5721, Volume-2 Issue-2 2013, Pp 03-11.
  20. M.Patil “Cracking & Torsional Behaviour of HSC Beams” Published in International Journal of Civil, Structural, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering Research (IJCSEIERD)ISSN 2249- 6866, Vol No.2, Issue 4th December 2012-pp1-10.
  21. Nitin Deshpande & Others, “Treatment of Dairy Industry Effluent by Rotating Biological Contactor (RBC)” International Journal of Research in Environmental Science & Technology January 2013, Vol -3 (1), Pp No 1-4 ISSN 2249-9695.
  22. “Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Frame with Steel Bracings” International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology (IJERT)ISSN 2278- 0181, Vol No.3, Issue: 9th September 2014-pp 1236-1239.
  23. “Study of Lateral load Resisting Systems of Variable heights in all soil types of high seismic zone” International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology eISSN 2319 -1163 / pISSN : 2321 -7308, Volume-III Issue-10 October 2014.

International Conference: 12

  1. G.MutalikDesai “Soild Waste Generation of Belgaum City- A Case study,”3rd International Conference on Solid Waste Management, organized by City Corporation of Mysore and Jadhavpur University Kolkatta at Mysore on 30th July to 1st August 2012.
  2. G.MutalikDesai and R.N.Herkal, Redmud Bricks –An alternative Low cost Building material, Sixth International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics 6ICEG-2010,held at India Heritage Center, New Delhi from 8-12 Nov.2010.
  3. Vinod Hosur, S.K.M Azam “Assessment of seismic demand accounting for inelastic seismic response of structures – A review” International Conference on Earthquake Analysis and Design of Structures (EQADS 2011), at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore in collaboration with University of Alabama, USA. Proc. Pp.256-264 (2011) ISBN: 978-93-81361-56-6
  4. Vinod Hosur, S.S.Bhavikatti “Effect of progressive loading on framed structures with soil-structure interaction” 4th International Conference on DEEP FOUNDATION PRACTICE at Singapore. Proc. Pp.207 – 214 (1999). ISBN 981-04-1538-9.
  5. Vinod Hosur, S.S.Bhavikatti “Moment Redistribution in Frame due to Deformation of Foundation” 4th International Conference on DEEP FOUNDATION PRACTICE at Singapore. Proc. Pp.215 – 223 (1999). ISBN 981-04-1538-9.
  6. Vinod Hosur “Contact Pressure Distribution under Foundation. A finite difference approach. ” International Symposium on INNOVATIVE WORLD OF CONCRETE at Bangalore. Proc. Vol.2, Pp. 4/231-235 (1994) ISBN-13: 978-9054102465.
  7. Radhakrishna, Renuka Devi M.V.,  Udayashankar B.C. and Manjunath  S. “Development of Sustainable Concrete using Marginal Materials”, Proceedings of The 26th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, PA U.S.A.,  March 27–30, 2011, pp.  414-425.
  8. Radhakrishna and  Manjunath  S., “Strength and Durability of Sustainable Compressed Blocks”., Proceedings of  Seventh Structural Engineering Convention (SEC 2010), Annamalai University, Chidambaram, India. Dec. 2010, pp.  437-448.
  9. Radhakrishna, G. S. Manjunath, and P.S.Niranjan “Analysis of compressive strength in two and three phase system of alkali activated composites”, 8th International Conference: Concrete in the Low Carbon Era, Dundee, UK, 9-11 July 2012 .
  10. “Special Concrete and Construction Technology” International Multi Conference on Innovations in Engineering and Technology, Elsevier Science and Technology Publication, International Conference on Civil Engineering (CCE-2014), (August 21-23, 2014.
  11. M.B.Kapileshwari “Utility of GIS in general elections at district level” International conference on Remote Sensing and GIS at Hyderabad, (1997).
  12. “Soild Waste Generation of Belgaum City- A Case study,”3rd International Conference on Solid Waste Management, organized by City Corporation of Mysore and Jadhavpur University Kolkatta at Mysore on 30th July to 1st August 2012.

Total no. of Conference papers from Recognition of research center

National Journal: 03

  1. Vinod Hosur, S.K.M Azam “Effectiveness of height of shear wall stiffening in moment resisting frame-shear wall, dual structural system” Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 41, No. 4, Pp. 320-340 (2014) ISSN 0970-0137.
  2. Vinod Hosur, S.K.M Azam “Seismic Behavior of Multistoried Buildings with Soft Intermediate Storey” Journal of Structural Engineering , Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 39, No. 3, Pp. 300-308 (2012) ISSN 0970-0137
  3. Vinod Hosur, Anand Shetty “Design Charts for Steel Compression Members using AISC and IS-800” Journal of Structural Engineering , Vol.30, No 4 Pp. 281 – 291 (2004) ISSN 0970-0137

National Conference: 21

  1. G.MutalikDesai and R.N.Herkal, Effect of sample preparation on coefficient of consolidation of B.C.soils, Indian Geotechnical Conference,IGC-2009,Guntur, 18-20 Feb.2010.
  2. G.MutalikDesai, Mrs.Veena Desai and D.H.Rao, Prediction of Compression Index using Artificial Neural Networks, Indian Geotechnical Conference,IGC-2009,Guntur, 18-20 Feb.2010.
  3. G.MutalikDesai “The use of Locally available materials for Low cost Housing,  in National seminar on recent  Advances in Low cost Building  Materials and Technologies” at  JNTU, Anantpur 20-21st March 1991
  4. Vinod Hosur, S.K.M Azam “Seismic Evaluation of Multistoried High Rise Buildings” Proc. of 26th – Indian engg. Congress, Institution of Engineers. (India), Karnataka State Center, (2011) 36-37
  5. Shreedhar, Vinod Hosur “Soil pile Interaction for Integral Abutment Bridges” in National Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology NET-2011 at Government Engineering College, Kozhikode, Kerala from 25th to 26th February 2011.
  6. Vinod Hosur, S.K.M Azam “Accounting for Inelasticity in Seismic Response through Response Reduction Factor – An overview” in National Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology NET-2011 at Government Engineering College, Kozhikode, Kerala from 25th to 26th February 2011.
  7. Shreedhar, Vinod Hosur “Study of Integral Abutment Bridges with Soil Structure Interaction” in National Conference on Advances in Materials and Structures (AMAS-2011) at Government Engineering College, Puducherry, India from 3rd to 4th February 2011.
  8. Shreedhar, Vinod Hosur “ Analysis of Integral Bridge Structure ( Including Soil-Structure Interaction)” Proc. of 2nd National Conference at Anjuman Engg. College Bhatkal, on Focusing on Advances in Civil Engineering (2008) Pp.89-101
  9. Vinod Hosur “ Design Curves for Laterally Unrestrained Beams ( As per IS 800-1984 and AISC-LRFD ) Proc. of All India Seminar at National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, on Structural Steel for Construction Industry (2004)
  10. Vinod Hosur “ Structural Response to Ground Movements and Ground Movements due to Structural Loading” Proc. of National Seminar at Institution of Engineers, Belgaum, on Advances in Concrete & Concrete Structures (2002)
  11. Vinod Hosur “Soil- Foundation Interaction in Frames” Proc. of All India Seminar at Institution of Engineers, Nagpur, on COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING. Proc. Pp.78-81 (1993)
  12. Radhakrishna , Manjunath  S. and Prithvi Raj P., “Compressive Strength in Alkali Activated Binary Binder Pastes”, Proceedings of National Conference on Thrust Areas in Engineering (NCTAE-2012), Global Academy of Technology, Bangalore, India, 20-21 Jan. 2012,
  13. S.Manjunath and Dr. B.S.Krishnamurthy “  Study on the Effect of Aspect Ratio of Steel Fibres n the Flexural Tensile and Compressive Strength of Fal-G-Concrete and Brick Blocks ” Proceedings of National Seminar on Advances in Concrete &Concrete Structures-2002,  GIT, Belgaum Pp 176 to 179
  14. Shreedhar “Computer Aided Design of Box Culverts” at National Seminar on Advances in Concrete and Concrete Structures – Concrete-2002 at Belgaum
  15. Shreedhar “Project Management of Multistoried Buildings” in Second National Conference FACE-08 at TKM College of Engineering Kollam Kerala on 21st to 23rd February 2008
  16. Shreedhar “Warabandi: Irrigation Canal Water distribution schedule below outlet” in National Seminar on Focusing on Advances in Civil Engineering FACE-2008 at   T.K.M.College of Engineering KOLAM, Kerala from 21-23 February 2008
  17. Wakodkar Swapnil, Vinod Hosur & R.Shreedhar “Analysis of Integral Bridge Structure(Including Soil Structure Interaction) ” in National Seminar on Focusing on Advances in Civil Engineering FACE-2008 at   T.K.M.College of Engineering KOLAM, Kerala from 21-23 February 2008
  18. Shreedhar “Feasibility study of substained water supply to Hirebagewadi and two other villages” in National Conference on Advanced in Civil Engineering ACE-08 March 9th and 10th 2008, at AEC Bhatkal,  Karnataka
  19. Shreedhar, Dr. Vinod Hosur “Study of Integral Abutment Bridges with Soil structure Interaction ” in National Conference on Advances in Materials and Structures AMAS-2011 organized by Government Engineering College, Puducherry, India from 3rd 7 4th February 2011
  20. Shreedhar, Dr. Vinod Hosur “Soil Pile Interaction for Integral Abutment Bridges” in National Conference on National conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology,NET-20111 organized by Government Engineering College, Kozhikode, Kerala from 25th & 26th February 2011.
  21. “Fluid Structure Interaction in Fluid Storage Tank”“Recent Advances in Civil Engineering- RACE 2013” National Conference at KLECET, Belagavi April 29-30 2013.

  Publications of faculty registered for Ph. D. at Research Center other than GIT:

International Journal: 01

  1. Parvati V.K. & Dr. Prakash B. “Feasibility Study of Fly-Ash as a replacement for Fine aggregate in concrete and its behavior under Sustained elevated Temperature” International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, Vol.4, Issue 5, May 2013. ISSN 2227-5518.

Conference Papers by faculty registered for Ph. D. at Research Center other than GIT:

National Conference: 02

  1. Parvati V.K. & Dr. Prakash B. “ Feasibility Study of Fly Ash as a Replacement for Fine Aggregate in Concrete” National Conference on Thrust Areas in Engineering 20-21 January 2012 at Global Academy of Technology, Bangalore.- 590 098
  2. Parvati V.K. & Dr. Prakash B. “Feasibility Study of Fly-Ash as a replacement for Fine aggregate in concrete and its behavior under Sustained elevated Temperature” International Conference on Innovations in CIVIL Engineering ICICE-2013 on 9th & 10th may 2013 at SCMS School of Engineering & Technology KARUKUTTY, Yranakulam , Kerala