PROF. DEEPANKAR CHOUDHURY, Ph.D., FNASc, FIGS, FISET, FICDM, MASCE, MIE, Humboldt Fellow, JSPS Fellow, TWAS VS Fellow, BOYSCAST Fellow

 

Institute Chair Professor

Department of Civil Engineering,

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,

IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai – 400 076, INDIA.

 

And,

Adjunct Professor,

Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR),

CSIR Campus, CSIR Road, Taramani, Chennai 600113, INDIA and

CSIR – Central Building Research Institute (CBRI),

CBRI Colony, Roorkee 247667, INDIA.

 

Office: Room No. 131, Civil Engineering Building, IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

Lab: Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Laboratory, 4th Floor, VMCC, IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

 

Phone: +91-22-2576 7335 (O), 4307 (L), 8335 (R)

Fax: +91-22-2576 7302, 2572 3480

 

E-mail: dc @ civil.iitb.ac.in (preferred)

dchoudhury @ iitb.ac.in

deepankarchoudhury @ yahoo.com

deepankarchoudhury @ gmail.com

URL: http://www.civil.iitb.ac.in/~dc/

 


 

Education:

 

Degree

Area

Institute

Year

Remarks

Photo

 

Ph.D.

 

Civil Engg.

Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, India

 

2002

Best Thesis Award in India by IGS, Prof. G. A. Leonard’s Best Ph.D. Thesis Biannual Award in India among all Indian Universities given by Indian Geotechnical Society, New Delhi

Award given at IGC-2003, IIT Roorkee

 

M.E.

 Civil (Geotech.) Engg.

 IISc Bangalore, India

 

2000

 GOLD Medalist, 1st Class 1st in Civil with Distinction and 1st in Entire Institute among all departments (1 Gold Medal, Cash Award, Senate Commendation Award from IISc)

Award given by Prof. Goverdhan  Mehta, Director, IISc

 

B.E.

Civil Engineering

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

 

1997

GOLD Medalist, 1st Class 1st in Civil with Honours and 2nd in Entire University among all departments (2 Gold, 1 Silver, 2 Bronze Medals from Jadavpur University)

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10+2

 

Science

Jodhpur Park Boys School, Kolkata, India

 

1993

 

30th Rank in entire W.B. State among ~ 3 lakhs candidates (National Merit Scholarship winner)

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10th

 

General

Jodhpur Park Boys School, Kolkata, India

 

1991

74th Rank in entire W.B. State among ~ 5 lakhs candidates (National Merit Scholarship winner)

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Research Interests:

1. Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (Applied to retaining wall, reinforced soil-wall, waterfront structures, slope, foundation, pile, anchor, characterization of waste materials, design of MSW landfills, site characterization, liquefaction, GIS-GPS based hazard map, combined pile-raft foundation etc.).

2. Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction problems (foundations under blast load, cyclic load, rail load etc.), Computational Geomechanics.

3. Centrifuge modeling of geotechnical structures.

4. Numerical and analytical modeling of retaining wall, anchor, slope, shallow foundations and deep (pile) foundations.

5. Fundamentals of soil behaviour for fine grained soils, DDL theory.

6. Swell-shrink behaviour of expansive soil.


Positions held:

Position

Institute/Organisation

Duration

Institute Chair Professor

Department of Civil Engineering,

IIT Bombay, Mumbai 400076, India.

October, 2017 to till date

Professor

Department of Civil Engineering,

IIT Bombay, Mumbai 400076, India.

June, 2012 to till date

 

Adjunct Professor

Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Road, Chennai and CSIR-Central Building Research Institute (CBRI), Roorkee 247667, India.

 

Jan, 2013 to till date

 

Visiting Professor

Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engg., Incheon National University, #119 Academy-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon 22012, Republic of Korea(South Korea)

 

May – June, 2017

Professor

(on deputation from IIT Bombay)

IIT Dharwad, WALMI Campus, Dharwad 580011, Karnataka, India.

 

January – April, 2017

 

Visiting Professor (Guest Professor)

Institute & Laboratory of Geotechnics, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technical University (TU) Darmstadt, Franziska-Braun-Strasse 7, Darmstadt – 64287, Germany.

 

June – July, 2013

May – July, 2014

 Associate Professor

Department of Civil Engineering,

IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India.

 April, 2007 to May, 2012

 

Humboldt Research Fellow (Experienced Researcher)

Institute & Laboratory of Geotechnics, Faculty of Civil Engineering & Geodesy, Technical University (TU) Darmstadt, Petersenstr. 13, Darmstadt – 64287, Germany.

 

January – June, 2010;

May – July, 2011:

May – July, 2012

Visiting Scientist

(JSPS Fellow)

Department of Ocean Civil Engineering, Kagoshima University, Korimoto, Kagoshima, Japan.

 

May – July, 2009

Associate Professor

(on deputation)

IIT Gandhinagar, Chandkheda, Gandhinagar – 382 424, Gujarat, India.

January – April, 2009

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering,

IIT Bombay, India.

July, 2003 - March, 2007

 Visiting Scholar

(BOYSCAST Fellow)

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, USA.

 

April - Oct, 2006

 

Visiting Fellow

School of Civil, Mining and Environmental Engineering, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia

 

May - June, 2005

Visiting Scientist

Department of Civil Engineering, National University of Singapore.

May - July, 2004

Lecturer

Department of Civil Engineering,

IIT Kanpur, India.

Nov, 2002 - June, 2003

Graduate Trainee Engineer

Development Consultants Limited (DCL), Calcutta, India

July, 1997 – July, 1998

 


 

Awards/Recognitions:

 

Award / Recognition

Year

Given For

Given By

Photo

 Fellow of The National Academy of Sciences, India (FNASc)

 

2017

Outstanding Research Contributions in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Computational Geomechanics

The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI), Allahabad, India.

 

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Institute Chair Professor

 

2017

Excellence in Teaching, Research and Professional Developments at IIT Bombay

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, Mumbai, India.

 

Letter

 

IACMAG Prof. Chandrakant S. Desai Medal

 

 

2017

Outstanding Contributions in Research and Teaching with application of Computational Geomechanics in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), AZ, USA.

 

Certificate, Medal, Photo1, Photo2

 

Prof. S. P. Sukhatme Excellence in Teaching Award

 

 

2017

Excellence in Teaching at IIT Bombay (Institute level award) considering preceeding 10 years of teaching evaluation scores

 

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, Mumbai, India.

Certificate,

Photo (award given by Dr. Srikumar Banerjee), Photo2, Photo3 (all awardees)

 

Research Publication Award of IIT Bombay

 

2016

Excellence in Research at IIT Bombay (Institute level award) in the area of ‘Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering’

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, Mumbai, India.

 

-

 2015 ASCE Outstanding Reviewer Award

 

2016

Outstanding Service as a Reviewer for the ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, VA, USA.

 

Certificate

Letter

 Springer Reviewer of the Year (Editorial Board Member) 2014 Award

 

2016

Contribution as a Reviewer (Editorial Board Member) for the Indian Geotechnical Journal, Springer

 

Springer, India.

 

Certificate

Letter

 

TWAS Visiting Scholar Fellowship Award

 

 

2014

Research Contribution in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering in “Engineering Sciences” section below 55 years age for TWAS-UPM Visiting Scholar Fellowship

 

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), Trieste, Italy.

 

-

 

IACMAG Excellent Regional Contributions Award

 

 

2014

Excellent Research, Teaching and Development Activities in the Area of Geotechnical Earthquake and Foundation Engineering with Applications of Computational Geomechanics

International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), AZ, USA.

 

 

Certificate

 

INAE Young Associate

 

2013

Research Contribution in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering in ‘Civil Engineering Section’ by Young Engineer below 45 years

 

Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), New Delhi, India.

 

-

 

Vivekananda’s Excellence Award for Young Scientist

 

2011

 

Excellence in Engineering as Young Scientist

Varaha College of Architecture & Planning, Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Educational Trust, Visakhapatnam

 

Memento

 

U. P. Government National Award

 

2010

 

Outstanding Work done in specified areas of Engineering and Technology (Colleges)

Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi, India. (Award instituted by Government of Uttar Pradesh)

 

Certificate,

Medal

APACM Award for

Young Investigators in Computational Mechanics

 

2010

Outstanding accomplishments through research publications in Computational Mechanics by

researchers of below 40 years

The Asian Pacific Association for

Computational Mechanics (APACM), Australia.

 

Certificate,

Photo 1, 2, 3, 4

 

Maharashtra State National Award

 

2009

Outstanding Research Work in Engineering and Technology (for faculty of Degree level Technical Institutions)

Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi, India. (Award instituted by Government of Maharashtra)

Certificate,

Medal

Photo, award given by President, ISTE in presence of Director, NITK

Indira Gandhi Priyadarshini Award

 

2009

Outstanding Services, Achievements and Contributions

All India National Unity Conference, New Delhi, India.

Certificate,

Memento 1, 2

Photo 1, 2

 

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

 

 

2009

 

Research Contribution in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

 

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 53173 Bonn, GERMANY.

 

Offer Letters

Completion Certificate

Letter

 

INSA-JSPS Bilateral Exchange Fellowship Programme

 

2009-2010

 

Research Contribution in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Indian National Science Academy (INSA), New Delhi, India

And

Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS), JAPAN.

 

Certificate

The IIT Bombay Young Investigator Award

2007

(given in 2009)

Research Contribution in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

IRCC, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, Mumbai, India.

Certificate,

Photo (Award given by Prof. P. Balaram, Director, IISc)

ISTE-SGSITS National Award

 

2008

Best Research Work done by Young Teachers (below 35 years) of Engineering Colleges

Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi, India.

Certificate,

Medal

 

 

The Dr. Jai Krishna Prize

 

 

2008

Research paper by D. Choudhury (2008); Response of soil slopes under earthquake conditions using 2-dof dynamic model, Journal of Civil Engg., Institute of Engineers (India), Vol. 88, Feb 2008, pp. 41-47.

 

 

The Institute Of Engineers (India), Kolkata, India.

 

Certificate

Medal

Photo, award given by President, IEI

 

Shamsher Prakash (SP) Research Award – IIT Roorkee

 

2008

Outstanding Research Contribution in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering by Young Indian Engineer/Scientist/Researcher below 45 years age

 

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India through S.P. Research Foundation, USA.

Certificate

Citation

Award Photos(1, 2, 3) during 8th Convocation of IIT Roorkee

 

IEI Young Engineers Award

 

2008

Research Contribution in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering in Civil Engineering discipline

 

The Institute Of Engineers (India), Kolkata, India.

 

Certificate

Photo-1, 2

 

 

IACMAG Excellent Paper Award: Junior

 

 

2008

 Research paper by Choudhury, D. and Subba Rao, K.S. (2006); "Seismic bearing capacity of shallow strip footings embedded in slope", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 176-184.

 

International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), AZ, USA.

Certificate

Photo-1,

Photo-2

(Award given by Prof. Scott Sloan, Prof. John Carter was also present)

CBRI Best Paper Award of the Diamond Jubilee Conference on Landslide Management during 10-12 February, 2008

 

 

2008

Paper titled “Seismic slope stability analysis using MSD model for different modes of movements” by Arghya Das, Deepankar Choudhury, Abhishake Rawat and Debarghya Chakrabarty

 

Central Building Research Institute (CBRI), Roorkee – 247667, India.

 

 

Certificate

 

NASI Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award

 

2007

Research Contribution in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering in Physical Sciences Section by Young Scientist

 

National Academy of Sciences India (NASI), Allahabad, India

Certificate, Medal,

With President, NASI and Director of IIT-B, Prof. Ashok Misra)

 

INAE Young Engineer Award

 

2006

Research Contribution in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering in Civil Engineering Section by Young Engineer

 

Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), New Delhi, India.

Certificate,

Medal,

Photo-1, Photo-2, Photo-3 (Award given by President, INAE, Dr. K. Kasturirangan)

 

Visiting Scholar

 

2006

 Research work in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering under BOYSCAST Fellowship of DST, Govt. of India

Invited by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA.

 

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BOYSCAST Fellowship

2005-2006

Research work in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering

Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India.

 

-

 

Visiting Fellow

 

2005

 

Recognition in Civil Geotechnical Engineering

Invited by School of Civil, Mining and Environmental Engineering, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, AUSTRALIA.

 

-

 

INSA Medal for Young Scientist

 

2005

 

Research Contribution in Engineering and Technology Section by Young Scientist

 

Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi, India

Certificate,

Medal,

Photo with Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, President and Prof. M. Vijayan, Vice-President, INSA and other Awardees

ISCA Young Scientist Award

 

2005

Research Contribution in Engineering Science Section by Young Scientist

The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Kolkata, India.

 

Certificate

Young Scientist Research Award

 

2004

Research in Technology by Young Scientist

BRNS-DAE, Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India.

 

-

 

Visiting Scientist

 

2004

Research in Civil Geotechnical Engineering for Centrifuge Modeling

Invited by Department of Civil Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS), SINGAPORE.

 

-

 

Prof. G. A. Leonard’s Award

 

2003

Best Ph.D. thesis in India among all institutes for the year 2001 and 2002

Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India.

Certificate

Photo, Award given by President, IGS, Prof. A. V. Shroff

Senate Commendation

 

2001

Highest CGPA 7.9/8.0 among all branches of Engg. in M.E. for batch 1998-2000

Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India.

Photo, Award given by Prof. Goverdhan Mehta, Director, IISc

Prof. N. S. Govinda Rao Gold Medal

 

2001

1st Rank in M.E. in Civil Engg. for batch 1998-2000

Department of Civil Engineering, IISc Bangalore, India.

Medal

Photo, Award given by Prof. Goverdhan Mehta, Director, IISc

 

Bronze Medal

 

1997

Highest marks both in Design of Concrete Structures and Design of Steel Structures in B.E.

 

Department of Civil Engg., Jadavpur University, India.

 

Medal

Bronze Medal

1997

2nd Rank in whole University in B.E. for batch 1993-1997

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

Medal

Silver Medal

1997

Highest marks in Civil Engg. in all semesters of B.E.

Department of Civil Engg., Jadavpur University, India

Medal

Prof. S. Neogi Gold Medal

1997

Highest aggregate in Civil Engg. in B.E. for batch 1993-1997

Department of Civil Engg., Jadavpur University, India.

 

Medal

University Gold Medal

1997

1st Rank in B.E. (Civil) for batch

1993-1997

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

 

Medal

All India 7th Rank in GATE-97

1997

All India GATE rank in Civil Engineering

Government of India.

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Washington Chapter Annual Scholarship

1996

Merit and academic activities as a 4th year student of Civil Engineering of Jadavpur University

Alumni Association, N.C.E. Bengal and Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

Certificate

National Merit Scholarship

1991-1997

30th and 74th Rank in whole West Bengal State in (10+2) and 10th Standard Examinations respectively

Government of India.

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 Teaching courses at IIT Bombay:

Course No.

Course Title

Level

Type

During

CE 684

Advanced Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

P.G.

Elective

Spring 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016

 

CE 647

Soil Dynamics and Machine Foundations

 

P.G.

 

Elective

Autumn 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

CE 633

Soil-Structure Interaction

P.G.

Elective

Autumn 2003, 2004

CE 640

Foundation Engineering

P.G.

Elective

Spring 2004

CE 643

Experimental Geotechnics

P.G.

Core

Autumn 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CE 102

 

 

Engineering Mechanics

 

 

U.G.

 

 

Core

Spring 2004 (tutor),

Spring 2005 (Coordinator, Instructor and tutor), Spring 2006 (Instructor), Spring 2007 (Coordinator, Instructor and tutor), Spring 2009 (Instructor at IIT Gandhinagar), Spring 2017 (Instructor at IIT Dharwad)

CE 303

Soil Mechanics I

U.G.

Core

Autumn 2014

CE 303(M)

Soil Mechanics I

U.G.

Minor

Spring 2012, 2013, 2014

CE 323

Geotechnical Engineering I

U.G.

Core

Autumn 2015

CE 304

Soil Mechanics II

U.G.

Core

Spring 2015

CE 319

Soil Mechanics Laboratory I

U.G.

Core

Autumn 2012, 2013

CE 314

Soil Mechanics Laboratory II

U.G.

Core

Spring 2013, 2014

CE 442

Machine Foundations

U.G.

Elective

Autumn 2007, 2008, 2010, 2016, 2017

 

CE 402

Introduction to Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

 

U.G.

Elective

 

Spring 2008, 2011

CE 407

Foundation Engineering

U.G.

Elective

Autumn 2011, 2012, 2013

 

 

Teaching courses at TU Darmstadt, Germany:

Course No.

Course Title

Level

During

GTE 09

Soil Dynamics and Machine Foundations

P.G.

Summer 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

 

 


 Administrative works at IIT Bombay:

1. Member, Department Policy Committee (DPC) from August 2015 to till date.

2. Member of MHRD delegation and one of the coordinators from IITB for JEE 2017 and GATE 2017 in abroad for international students, June 2016 to till date.

3. Associate Chairman, IIT Campus and KG School from 11th January, 2016 to till date.

4. Member, Under Graduate Programme Committee (UGPC) from January 2014 to Dec. 2016.

5. Organizing Vice-Chairman, IIT-JEE (Advanced) 2015.

6. Convener, Administrative Policy Committee, IIT Campus and KG School from August 2014 to 10th January, 2016.

7. Invitee, Department Policy Committee (DPC) from August 2014 to July 2015.

8. Member and Secretary, Department Post Graduate Committee (DPGC) from January 2011 to December 2013.

9. Member, Department Under Graduate Committee (DUGC) from January 2006 to December 2008.

10. Convener, Geotechnical Engineering Group of Civil Engg. Department from August 2013 to August 2015.

11.  Faculty Advisor of M.Tech. (Jr.) Geotechnical Group for 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2011 batches.

12. Faculty Advisor of M.Tech. (Sr.) Geotechnical Group for 2011, 2012, 2013 batches.

13. Faculty Advisor of B.Tech. batch of 2008 – 2012.

14. Co-opted Member of Senate (nominated by Chairman Senate and approved by Chairman BOG) for years 2009, 2010.

15. Member, Department Review Committee during February 2008-2009.

16. Member, Department Disciplinary Committee during September 2008-2010.

17. Member, Course Curriculum Committee of Civil Engineering department of IIT-B since Sept. 2012-till date.

18. B.Tech. Project Coordinator in 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007.

19. Chairman, Examiner etc. for various PhD, M.Tech, B.Tech thesis, dissertations, reports at various stages.

20. GATE, JEE, JMET and CEED duties as Institute Representative at different centers at various cities in India under IIT-B and Ethiopia.

21. Tabulator for JEE at IIT-B.

22. Reviewer of Answers of GATE at IIT-B.

23. Flying Squad (Vigilance Member) for GATE, JEE at IIT-B.

24. Mentor and Instructor at new IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India during Jan-April, 2009 and at new IIT Dharwad, Karnataka during Jan-April, 2017 on deputation from IIT Bombay.

 


 

Publications :


Book

Rolf Katzenbach, Steffen Leppla and Deepankar Choudhury (2016); “Foundation Systems for High-Rise Structures”, published by CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, USA and UK, (ISBN: 978-1-4987-4477-5), pp. 1-298. (Book Flier) (Website) (Front Matters) (Letter of IITB Director)

 

 

(a) International Journals

 

1.    B. Giridhar Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Seismic stability of seawall using modified pseudo-dynamic method under earthquake and tsunami", Natural Hazards Review, ASCE, (ISSN: 1527-6988, Impact Factor: 1.329/2016) USA, (accepted, in press for publication).

2.     Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Influence of seismic motions on behaviour of piles in liquefied soils", International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, (ISSN 1096-9853, Impact Factor: 2.342/2016) John Wiley & Sons Ltd., USA, accepted, in press for publication with doi: 10.1002/nag.2753.

3.    Ritwik Nandi and Deepankar Choudhury (2018); "Seismic analysis of reinforced soil wall considering oblique pullout of reinforcements: A review", Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 0046-5828) Journal of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society (SEAGS) and Association of Geotechnical Societies in Southeast Asia (AGSSEA), AIT, Thailand, (accepted for March 2018 issue, in press).

4.     Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2017); "Effect of dynamic soil properties and frequency content of harmonic excitation on the internal stability of reinforced soil retaining structure", Geotextiles and Geomembranes, (ISSN 0266-1144, Impact Factor: 2.870/2016) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 45, No. 5, pp. 471-486, doi: 10.1016/j.geotexmem.2017.07.003.

5.     Sangroya Ritika, Deepankar Choudhury, Young Jin Park and Eun Chul Shin (2017); “Behaviour of shallow foundations subjected to blast loads and related liquefaction", Journal of the Korean Geo-Environmental Society, (ISSN: 1598-0820) South Korea, Vol. 18, No. 10, pp. 5-14, doi: 10.14481/jkges.2017.18.10.5.

6.     Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2017); "Seismic rotational stability of gravity retaining walls by modified pseudo-dynamic method", Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, (ISSN: 0267-7261, Impact Factor: 1.545/2016) Elsevier, U. K., Vol. 94, No. 3, pp. 244-253, doi: 10.1016/j.soildyn.2017.01.016.

7.    B. Giridhar Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Stability of seawalls using modified pseudo-dynamic method under earthquake conditions", Applied Ocean Research, (ISSN: 0141-1187, Impact Factor: 1.596/2016) Elsevier, Vol. 65, pp. 154-165, doi: 10.1016/j.apor.2017.04.004.

8.    B. Giridhar Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Generalized seismic active thrust on a retaining wall with submerged backfill using a modified pseudo-dynamic method", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641, Impact Factor: 1.387/2016) USA, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 06016023_1-10, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000750.

9.     Ashutosh Kumar, Milind Patil and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Soil-structure interaction in a combined pile-raft foundation - a case study", Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1353-2618, Impact Factor: 0.577/2016) ICE, London, U.K., Vol. 170, No. 2, pp. 117-128, doi: 10.1680/jgeen.16.00075.

10.    B. Giridhar Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Seismic passive earth resistance in submerged soils using modified pseudo-dynamic method with curved rupture surface", Marine Georesources & Geotechnology, (ISSN: 1064-119X, Impact Factor: 1.159/2016) Taylor & Francis, USA, Vol. 35, No. 7, pp. 930-938, doi:10.1080/1064119X.2016.1260077.

11.    Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2017); Closure to “Seismic uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchors using modified pseudo-dynamic approach", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641, Impact Factor: 1.387/2016) USA, Vol. 17, No. 7, pp. 07017002_1-2, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000471.

12.     Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2017); "Seismic passive earth resistance using modified pseudo-dynamic method", Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration (ISSN: 1671-3664, Impact Factor: 1.030/2016) Springer, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 263-274, doi: 10.1007/s11803-017-0381-1.

13.     Ranjan Kumar, Kapilesh Bhargava and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Correlations of uniaxial compressive strength of rock mass with conventional strength properties through random number generation", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641, Impact Factor: 1.387/2016) USA, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 06016021_1-9, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000716.

14.    Reshma Raskar Phule and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Seismic reliability-based analysis and GIS mapping of cyclic mobility of clayey soils of Mumbai city, India", Natural Hazards, (ISSN: 0921-030X, Impact Factor: 1.833/2016) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 85, No. 1, pp. 139-169, doi: 10.1007/s11069-016-2570-z.

15.    Ashutosh Kumar and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); "Load sharing mechanism of combined pile-raft foundation (CPRF) under seismic loads", Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 0046-5828) Journal of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society (SEAGS) and Association of Geotechnical Societies in Southeast Asia (AGSSEA), AIT, Thailand, Vol. 48, No. 3, pp. 95-101.

16.    Shubhrajit Maitra, Santiram Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2016); "Generalised framework to predict undrained uplift capacity of buried offshore pipelines", Canadian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN: 0008-3674, Impact Factor: 2.007/2015) NRC Research Press, Ottawa,Canada, Vol. 53, No. 11, pp. 1841-1852, doi: 10.1139/cgj-2016-0153.

17.    Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2016); "Seismic rotational displacement of retaining walls: a pseudo-dynamic approach", Innovative Infrastructure Solutions [ISSN: 2364-4176 (Print) 2364-4184 (Online)] Springer, Vol. 1(22), in press, available online since July 20, 2016 with doi: 10.1007/s41062-016-0023-x

18.    B. Giridhar Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2016); "Influence of non-breaking wave force on seismic stability of seawall for passive condition", Ocean Engineering (ISSN: 0029-8018, Impact Factor: 1.351/2015) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 114, pp. 47-57, doi: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2016.01.006.

19.    Ashutosh Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Rolf Katzenbach (2016); "Effect of earthquake on combined pile-raft foundation", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641, Impact Factor: 1.387/2016) USA, Vol. 16, No. 5, pp. 04016013-1 to 04016013-16, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000637.

20.    Ashutosh Kumar and Deepankar Choudhury (2016); "DSSI analysis of pile foundations for an oil tank in Iraq", Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1353-2618, Impact Factor: 0.933/2015) ICE, London, U.K. Vol. 162, No. 2, pp. 129-138, doi: 10.1680/jgeen.15.00025.

21.    Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2016); "Determination of blast-induced ground vibration equations for rocks using mechanical and geological properties", Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Elsevier (ISSN: 1674-7755), The Journal of the Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 341-349, doi: 10.1016/j.jrmge.2015.10.009

22.    Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and Sriman Kumar Bhattacharyya (2016); "Seismic uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchors using modified pseudo-dynamic approach", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641, Impact Factor: 1.387/2016) USA, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 04015025_1-12, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000471. (For this paper, first author received IACMAG Excellent Paper Award for Junior Researchers (below 45 years old) – 2017 from International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), AZ, USA). (Certificate).

23.    Kaustav Chatterjee, Deepankar Choudhury and Harry G. Poulos (2015); "Seismic analysis of laterally loaded pile under influence of vertical loading using finite element method", Computers and Geotechnics, (ISSN: 0266-352X, Impact Factor: 1.632/2014), Elsevier, UK, Vol. 67, pp. 172-186, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2015.03.004 (This paper is one of the MOST DOWNLOADED ARTICLES of COMPUTERS and GEOTECHNICS in 2015 as mentioned in Elsevier, ScienceDirect, Weblink)

24.    Sarika S. Desai and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Site-specific seismic ground response study for nuclear power plants and ports in Mumbai", Natural Hazards Review, ASCE, (ISSN: 1527-6988, Impact Factor: 1.143/2014) USA, Vol. 16, No. 4, 04015002-1 to 04015002-13, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000177. (Print Media Coverage in National News Paper ‘Times of India’ on March 8, 2015: Page 1, Page 2) (Print Media Coverage in National News Paper ‘Asian Age’ on January 16, 2016: Page 1)

25.    Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Analytical and numerical approaches to compute the influence of vertical load on lateral response of single pile", Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication, (ISSN: 2188-8027), Japan, In section 6. Foundations - Bearing capacity, Part 1, The 15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Japan, Vol. 2, No. 36, pp. 1319-1322, doi: http://doi.org/10.3208/jgssp.IND-11.

26.    B. G. Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Sliding and overturning stability of seawalls subjected to non-breaking waves", Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication, (ISSN: 2188-8027), Japan, In section 6. Foundations - Lateral loading, The 15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Japan, Vol. 2, No. 35, pp. 1285-1290, doi: http://doi.org/10.3208/jgssp.IND-21. (This paper received IGS-FERROCO YGE Award – 2016 for Best the Paper on ‘Dam Engineering and Allied Areas’, given by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India). (Certificate)

27.    Sarika S. Desai and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Non-linear site-specific seismic ground response analysis for port sites in Mumbai, India", Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication, (ISSN: 2188-8027), Japan, In section 3. Geodisaster - Seismic site response, The 15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Japan, Vol. 2, No. 19, pp. 733-736, doi: http://doi.org/10.3208/jgssp.IND-22.

28.    Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2015); "Simulation of rock subjected to underground blast using FLAC3D", Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication, (ISSN: 2188-8027), Japan, In section 1. Characterization-Rock and expansive soil, The 15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Japan, Vol. 2, No. 12, pp. 508-511, doi: http://doi.org/10.3208/jgssp.IND-27.

29.    Jaykumar Shukla, Deepankar Choudhury and Dhananjay Shah (2015); "Estimation of shear wave velocity from SPT N-value - field assessments", Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication, (ISSN: 2188-8027), Japan, In section 1. Characterization-Ground investigation, The 15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Japan, Vol. 2, No. 7, pp. 346-349, doi: http://doi.org/10.3208/jgssp.IND-28.

30.     A. Pain, D. Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2015); "Seismic stability of retaining wall-soil sliding interaction using modified pseudo-dynamic method", Geotechnique Letters, ICE London, (ISSN: 2049-825X, E-ISSN: 2045-2543, Impact Factor: 1.612/2013) UK, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 56-61, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/geolett.14.00116

31.    Kaustav Chatterjee, Deepankar Choudhury, Vansittee Dilli Rao and S. P. Mukherjee (2015); "Dynamic analyses and field observations on piles in Kolkata city", Geomechanics and Engineering: An International Journal, (ISSN: 2005-307X, Impact Factor: 0.604/2014) Techno Press, Korea, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 415-440, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12989/gae.2015.8.3.415

32.    Nisha Naik and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Deterministic seismic hazard analysis considering different seismicity levels for the state of Goa, India", Natural Hazards, (ISSN: 0921-030X, Impact Factor: 1.958/2013) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 75, No. 1, pp. 557-580, doi: 10.1007/s11069-014-1346-6. (Print Media Coverage in National News Paper ‘Navhind Times’ on April 27, 2015)

33.     Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2014); "Prediction of blast induced vibration parameters for soil sites", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641, Impact Factor: 1.197/2013) USA, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 04014007_1-10, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000355

34.    Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); "Sliding stability of non-vertical waterfront retaining wall supporting inclined backfill subjected to pseudo-dynamic earthquake forces", Applied Ocean Research, (ISSN: 0141-1187, Impact Factor: 1.262/2013) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 47, pp. 174-182, doi: 10.1016/j.apor.2014.05.004

35.    Sarika S. Desai and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); "Spatial variation of probabilistic seismic hazard for Mumbai and surrounding region", Natural Hazards, (ISSN: 0921-030X, Impact Factor: 1.958/2013) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 71, No. 3, pp. 1873-1898, doi: 10.1007/s11069-013-0984-4

36.     Deepankar Choudhury, Amey Deepak Katdare and Anindya Pain (2014); "New method to compute seismic active earth pressure on retaining wall considering seismic waves", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 391-402, doi: 10.1007/s10706-013-9721-8

37.    Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); "Stability of non-vertical waterfront retaining wall supporting inclined backfill under earthquake and tsunami", Ocean Engineering (ISSN: 0029-8018, Impact Factor: 1.337/2013) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 78, pp. 1-10, doi: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2013.11.024

38.    Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); "Variations in shear wave velocity and soil site class in Kolkata city using regression and sensitivity analysis", Natural Hazards, (ISSN: 0921-030X, Impact Factor: 1.639/2012) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 69, No. 3, pp. 2057-2082, doi: 10.1007/s11069-013-0795-7

39.     Deepankar Choudhury and Amey Deepak Katdare (2013); "New approach to determine seismic passive resistance on retaining walls considering seismic waves", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641) USA, Vol. 13, No. 6, pp. 852-860, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000285.

40.     Sunil M. Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2013); "Seismic uplift capacity of shallow horizontal strip anchor under oblique load using pseudo-dynamic approach", Soils and Foundations, (ISSN: 0038-0806, Impact Factor: 0.413/2012) Elsevier, Japan, Vol. 53, No. 5, pp. 692-707, doi: 10.1016/j.sandf.2013.08.007.

41.     Sunil M. Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2013); "Estimation of seismic uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchors using pseudo-dynamic approach", KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, (ISSN: 1226-7988, Impact Factor: 0.383/2012) Springer, Korea, Vol. 17, No. 5, pp. 989-1000, doi: 10.1007/s12205-013-0046-1.

42.      V. S. Phanikanth, Deepankar Choudhury and G. R. Reddy (2013); "Behaviour of single pile in liquefied deposits during earthquakes", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641) USA, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 454-462, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000224.

43.    Sunil M. Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2013); "Computations of seismic passive resistance and uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchors in sand", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 569-580, doi:10.1007/s10706-012-9609-z

44.     Deepankar Choudhury, Jaykumar Shukla, Amey Katdare, Vilas Patankar and Padma Tiruvengala (2013); "Slope stability and settlement analysis for dry bulk terminal at Mozambique: A case study", Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1089-3032), USA, Vol. 18, Bundle E, pp. 859-874.

45.      Syed Mohd. Ahmad and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Seismic internal stability analysis of waterfront reinforced-soil wall using pseudo-static approach", Ocean Engineering (ISSN: 0029-8018, Impact Factor: 1.178/2011) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 52, pp. 83-90.

46.      J. Shukla and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Estimation of seismic ground motions using deterministic approach for major cities of Gujarat", Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, (ISSN: 1561-8633, Impact Factor: 1.983/2011) EGU, Germany, Vol. 12, pp. 2019-2037.

47.     G. S. Kame, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Pullout capacity of vertical plate anchors in cohesion-less soil", Geomechanics and Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 2005-307X, Impact Factor: 0.244/2012) Techno Press, Korea, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 105-120.

48.      Purnanand Savoikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Translational seismic failure analysis of MSW landfills using pseudo-dynamic approach", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641) USA, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 136-146. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000127

49.     Jaykumar Shukla and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Seismic hazard and site-specific ground motion for typical ports of Gujarat", Natural Hazards, (ISSN: 0921-030X, Impact Factor: 1.529/2011) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 60, No. 2, pp. 541-565.

50.     G. S. Kame, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Pullout capacity of a vertical plate anchor embedded in cohesion-less soil", Earth Science Research, (ISSN: 1927-0542) Canadian Center of Science and Education, Canada, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 27-56. DOI:10.5539/esr.v1n1p.

51.    V. S. Phanikanth, Deepankar Choudhury and G. R. Reddy (2011); "Equivalent-linear seismic ground response analysis of some typical sites in Mumbai", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 29, No. 6, pp. 1109-1126. DOI: 10.1007/s10706-011-9443-8

52.       V. B. Deshmukh, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhary (2011); "Uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchors in cohesionless soil", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 29, No. 6, pp. 977-988. DOI: 10.1007/s10706-011-9430-0

53.       Sumedh Yamaji Mhaske and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); "Geospatial contour mapping of shear wave velocity for Mumbai city", Natural Hazards, (ISSN: 0921-030X, IF: 1.398/2010) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 59, No. 1, pp. 317-327. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-011-9758-z

54.       G. S. Kame, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); "Passive earth pressure on a vertical retaining wall with horizontal cohesionless backfill", Soils and Rocks, (ISSN: 1980-9743) Associacao Brasileira de Mecanica dos Solos, Brazil, Vol. 34, No. 3, pp. 237-248.

55.       Syed Mohd. Ahmad, Deepankar Choudhury, Ivo Bellezza, Diego d’Alberto and Roberta Fentini (2011); "Discussion: Seismic design factor for sliding of waterfront retaining wall", Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1353-2618, Impact Factor: 0.333/2010) ICE, London, U.K., Vol. 164, No. GE5, pp. 343-345. DOI: 10.1680/geng.10.00034

56.     Sunil M. Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2011); "Pseudo-static uplift capacity of inclined strip anchor in cohesionless soil", Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1089-3032), USA, Vol. 16, Bundle N, pp. 1185-1200.

57.     Deepankar Choudhury and Purnanand Savoikar (2011); "Seismic stability analysis of expanded MSW landfills using pseudo-static limit equilibrium method”, Waste Management & Research, (ISSN: 0734-242X, Impact Factor: 1.308/2009) Sage Publications Ltd., London, U.K., Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 135-145.

58.     Deepankar Choudhury and Purnanand Savoikar (2011); "Seismic yield accelerations of MSW landfills by pseudo-dynamic approach", Natural Hazards, (ISSN: 0921-030X, Impact Factor: 1.398/2010) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 56, No. 1, pp. 275-297.

59.     Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Integrity of sub-structural systems during earthquake: Indian and International perspectives", Structural Longevity, (ISSN: 1944-611X) Tech Science Press, USA, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp.155-170.

60.      G. S. Kame, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Active thrust on a vertical retaining wall with cohesionless backfill", Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1089-3032), USA, Vol. 15, Bundle Q, pp. 1848-1863.

61.     Purnanand Savoikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Effect of cohesion and fill amplification on seismic stability of MSW landfills using limit equilibrium method", Waste Management & Research, (ISSN: 0734-242X, Impact Factor: 1.308/2009) Sage Publications Ltd., London, U.K., Vol. 28, No. 12, pp. 1096-1113.

62.     Deepankar Choudhury and Syed Mohd. Ahmad (2010); "Pseudo-static design factors for stability of waterfront retaining wall during earthquake", Journal of Earthquake and Tsunami, (ISSN: 1793-4311, Impact Factor: 0.457/2009) World Scientific Publishing Company, Singapore, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 387-400.

63.      V. S. Phanikanth, Deepankar Choudhury and G. Rami Reddy (2010); "Behavior of fixed head single pile in cohesionless soil under lateral loads", Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1089-3032), USA, Vol. 15, Bundle M, pp. 1243-1262.

64.      V. S. Phanikanth, Deepankar Choudhury and G. Rami Reddy (2010); "Response of single pile under lateral loads in cohesionless soil", Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1089-3032), USA, Vol. 15, Bundle H, pp. 813-830.

65.     Purnanand Savoikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Computation of pseudo-static yield accelerations of landfills", International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1938-6362) J. Ross Publishing Co., USA, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 305-317.

66.      V. B. Deshmukh, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Computations of uplift capacity of pile anchors in cohesionless soil", Acta Geotechnica, (ISSN: 1861-1125, Impact Factor: 1.660/2010) Springer, The Netherlands, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 87-94.

67.      Sumedh Y. Mhaske and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "GIS-based soil liquefaction susceptibility map of Mumbai city for earthquake events", Journal of Applied Geophysics, (ISSN: 0926-9851, Impact Factor: 1.333/2009) Elsevier, U. K., Vol. 70, No. 3, pp. 216-225. (Print Media Coverage in National News Paper ‘Hindustan Times’ on August 9, 2010: Page 1, Page 2) (Listed as TOP 25 Hottest Articles in Science Direct during January – March 2010)

68.      Syed Mohd. Ahmad and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Seismic rotational stability of waterfront retaining wall using pseudodynamic method", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641) USA, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 45-52. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1532-3641(2010)10:1(45)

69.      V. B. Deshmukh, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Analysis of rectangular and square anchors in cohesionless soil", International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1963-6362) J. Ross Publishing Co., USA, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 79-87.

70. Syed Mohd. Ahmad and Deepankar Choudhury (2009); "Seismic design factor for sliding of waterfront retaining wall", Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1353-2618, Impact Factor: 0.192/2008) ICE, London, U.K., Vol. 162, No. GE5: pp. 269-276.

71. Deepankar Choudhury and Purnanand Savoikar (2009); "Equivalent-linear seismic analyses of MSW landfills using DEEPSOIL", Engineering Geology, (ISSN: 0013-7952, Impact Factor: 1.197/2008) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 107, No. 3-4: pp. 98-108.

72. Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2009); "Investigation of the behavior of tailings earthen dam under seismic conditions”, American Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, (ISSN: 1941-7020) Science Publications, USA, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 559-564.

73. G. V. Narasimha Reddy, D. Choudhury, M. R. Madhav and E. Saibaba Reddy (2009); "Pseudo-dynamic analysis of reinforced soil wall subjected to oblique displacement", Geosynthetics International, (ISSN: 1072-6349, Impact Factor: 1.157/2007) London, U.K., Vol. 16, No. 2: pp. 61-70.

74. Deepankar Choudhury and Purnanand Savoikar (2009); "Simplified method to characterize municipal solid waste properties under seismic conditions", Waste Management, (ISSN 0956-053X, Impact Factor: 2.208/2008) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 924-933.

75. Pijush Samui, Gautam Bhattacharya and Deepankar Choudhury (2009); "Prediction of ultimate capacity of laterally loaded piles in clay: A relevance vector machine approach", Advances in Soft Computing, (ISSN 1615-3871) also in ‘Applications of Soft Computing’ (ISBN: 978-3-540-88078-3) edited by E. Avineri et al., Springer, Berlin, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 127-136.

76. D. Choudhury and S. M. Ahmad (2009); "External stability of waterfront reinforced soil structures under seismic conditions using a pseudo-static approach ", Geosynthetics International, (ISSN: 1072-6349, Impact Factor: 1.157/2007) London, U.K., Vol. 16, No. 1: pp. 1-10.

77. Syed Mohd. Ahmad and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); "Stability of waterfront retaining wall subjected to pseudo-dynamic earthquake forces and tsunami", Journal of Earthquake and Tsunami, (ISSN: 1793-4311, Impact Factor: 0.158/2008) World Scientific Publishing Company, Singapore, Vol. 2, No. 2: pp. 107-131.

78. Sanjay Nimbalkar and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); "Seismic design of retaining wall considering wall-soil inertia for active case", International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1938-6362) J. Ross Publishing Co., USA, Vol. 2, No. 4: pp. 319-328.

79. Deepankar Choudhury, Rajeev Kumar Bharti, Siddharth Chauhan and Buddhima Indraratna (2008); "Response of multilayer foundation system beneath railway track under cyclic loading", Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, (ISSN 1090-0241, Impact Factor: 0.849/2008) USA, Vol. 134, No. 10: pp. 1558-1563. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1090-0241(2008)134:10(1558)

80. Deepankar Choudhury and Syed Mohd. Ahmad (2008); Reply to discussion on "Stability of waterfront retaining wall subjected to pseudo-static earthquake forces" by Ivo Bellezza and Roberta Fentini, Ocean Engineering, (ISSN: 0029-8018, Impact Factor: 0.857/2008) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 35, Nos. 14-15, pp. 1567-1568.

81. Syed Mohd. Ahmad and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); "Pseudo-dynamic approach of seismic design for waterfront reinforced soil wall", Geotextiles and Geomembranes, (ISSN 0266-1144, Impact Factor: 3.050/2007) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 26, No. 4: pp. 291-301.

82. Deepankar Choudhury and Syed Mohd. Ahmad (2008); "Stability of waterfront retaining wall subjected to pseudo-dynamic earthquake forces", Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, ASCE, (ISSN: 0733-950X, IF: 0.864/2007) USA, Vol. 134, No. 4: pp. 252-260. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)0733-950X(2008)134:4(252)

83. Deepankar Choudhury and Sanjay S. Nimbalkar (2008); "Seismic rotational displacement of gravity walls by pseudo-dynamic method", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641) USA, Vol. 8, No. 3: pp. 169-175. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1532-3641(2008)8:3(169) (This paper is the MOST POPULAR GEOTECHNICAL PAPER as mentioned in ASCE Geotechnical Book News, August 2008 issue, ASCE Publications, Reston, VA, USA.)

84. Sanjay S. Nimbalkar and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); "Effects of body waves and soil amplification on seismic earth pressures", Journal of Earthquake and Tsunami, (ISSN: 1793-4311, Impact Factor: 0.158/2008) World Scientific Publishing Company, Singapore, Vol. 2, No. 1: pp. 33-52.

85. Asuri Sridharan and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); "Computation of hydraulic conductivity of montmorillonitic clays by diffuse double layer theory", International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1938-6362) J. Ross Publishing Co., USA, Vol. 2, No. 1: pp. 1-10.

86. Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2007); "Generalized solution for seismic uplift capacity of strip anchors using pseudo-static approach", Journal of Earthquake and Tsunami, (ISSN: 1793-4311) World Scientific Publishing Company, Singapore, Vol. 1, No. 4: pp. 311-328.

87. Deepankar Choudhury and Syed Mohd. Ahmad (2007); "Design of waterfront retaining wall for the passive case under earthquake and tsunami", Applied Ocean Research, (ISSN: 0141-1187, Impact Factor: 0.551/2006) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 29, Nos. 1-2, pp. 37-44.

88. Deepankar Choudhury and Syed Mohd. Ahmad (2007); "Stability of waterfront retaining wall subjected to pseudo-static earthquake forces", Ocean Engineering, (ISSN: 0029-8018, Impact Factor: 0.663/2007) Elsevier, U.K., Vol. 34, Nos. 14-15, pp. 1947-1954.

89. Deepankar Choudhury, Sanjay S. Nimbalkar and J. N. Mandal (2007); "External stability of reinforced soil walls under seismic conditions", Geosynthetics International, (ISSN: 1072-6349, Impact Factor: 1.157/2007) London, U.K., Vol. 14, No. 4: pp. 211-218.

90. Sanjay Nimbalkar and Deepankar Choudhury (2007); "Sliding stability and seismic design of retaining wall by pseudo-dynamic method for passive case", Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, (ISSN: 0267-7261, Impact Factor: 0.760/2006) Elsevier, U. K., Vol. 27, No. 6: pp. 497-505.

91.       Deepankar Choudhury and Sanjay Nimbalkar (2007); "Seismic rotational displacement of gravity walls by pseudo-dynamic method: passive case", Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, (ISSN: 0267-7261, Impact Factor: 0.760/2006) Elsevier, U. K., Vol. 27, No. 3: pp. 242-249.

92.        S. S. Nimbalkar, D. Choudhury and J. N. Mandal (2006); Response to discussion on "Seismic stability of reinforced soil-wall by pseudo-dynamic method", Geosynthetics International, (ISSN: 1072-6349, Impact Factor: 0.89/2004) London, U.K., Vol. 13, No. 6: pp. 277-278.

93.     Deepankar Choudhury and Santiram Chatterjee (2006); "Displacement - based seismic active earth pressure on rigid retaining walls", Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, (ISSN: 1089-3032), USA, Vol. 11, Bundle C, paper No. 0660.

94.       Deepankar Choudhury and Sanjay S. Nimbalkar (2006); "Pseudo-dynamic approach of seismic active earth pressure behind retaining wall", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 24, No.5: pp.1103-1113.

95.        D. Choudhury and S. Nimbalkar (2006); Reply to discussion on "Seismic passive resistance by pseudo-dynamic method", Geotechnique, (ISSN: 0016-8505, Impact Factor: 1.203/2005) London, Vol. 56, No.7: pp. 517-520.

96.         S. S. Nimbalkar, D. Choudhury and J. N. Mandal (2006); "Seismic stability of reinforced soil-wall by pseudo-dynamic method", Geosynthetics International, (ISSN: 1072-6349, Impact Factor: 0.89/2004) London, U.K., Vol. 13, No. 3: pp. 111-119.

97.       Deepankar Choudhury, Shailesh Singh and Shubhra Goel (2006); "New approach for analysis of cantilever sheet pile with line load", Canadian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN: 0008-3674, Impact Factor: 0.697/2005) Ottawa, Vol. 43: pp. 540-549.

98.      Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2006); "Seismic bearing capacity of shallow strip footings embedded in slope", International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (ISSN: 1532-3641) USA, Vol. 6, No. 3: pp. 176-184. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1532-3641(2006)6:3(176) (This paper has been awarded the EXCELLENT PAPER AWARD TO JUNIOR INDIVIDUALS – 2008 by International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), USA, visit www.iacmag.org). (Certificate)

99.     Deepankar Choudhury and Shailesh Singh (2006); "New approach for estimation of static and seismic active earth pressure", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 24, No.1: pp.117-127.  

100.     D. Choudhury and S. Nimbalkar (2005); "Seismic passive resistance by pseudo-dynamic method", Geotechnique, (ISSN: 0016-8505, Impact Factor: 1.203/2005) London, Vol. 55, No.9: pp. 699-702.

101.      Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2005); "Seismic bearing capacity of shallow strip footings", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Springer, Netherlands, 23(4): 403-418.

102.      Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2005); "Seismic uplift capacity of inclined strip anchors", Canadian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN 0008-3674, Impact Factor: 0.697/2005) Ottawa, Vol. 42, No. 1: pp. 263-271.

103.      K. S. Subba Rao and Deepankar Choudhury (2005); "Seismic passive earth pressures in soils", Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, (ISSN 1090-0241, Impact Factor: 0.673/2005) USA, Vol. 131, No. 1: pp. 131-135. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1090-0241(2005)131:1(131)

104.       K. S. Subba Rao, S. Nayak and D. Choudhury (2004); "Determination of displacement-related passive earth pressure", Geotechnical Engineering Journal, (ISSN: 0046-5828) Journal of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society, AIT, Thailand, Vol. 35, No. 2: pp. 79-85.

105.    Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2004); "Seismic uplift capacity of strip anchors in soil", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, (ISSN: 0960-3182) Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands, Vol. 22, No. 1: pp. 59-72.

106.      A. Sridharan and D. Choudhury (2003); Closure to discussion on "Swelling pressure of sodium montmorillonites", Geotechnique, (ISSN: 0016-8505, Impact Factor: 0.844/2002) London, Vol. 53, No. 4: pp. 449.

107.      Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2002); "Seismic passive resistance in soils for negative wall friction", Canadian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN 0008-3674, Impact Factor: 0.396/2002) Ottawa, Vol. 39, No. 4: pp. 971-981.

108.       A. Sridharan and D. Choudhury (2002); "Swelling pressure of sodium montmorillonites", Geotechnique, (ISSN: 0016-8505, Impact Factor: 0.844/2002) London, Vol. 52, No. 6: pp. 459-462.

 

(b) Geotechnical Special Publications of ASCE, USA

 

109.      B. Giridhar Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2016); “Seismic rotational stability of a seawall considering non-breaking waves”. In Geo-Chicago 2016: Sustainability and Resiliency in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 269, ASCE, Edited by Dimitrios Zekkos, Arvin Farid, Anirban De, Krishna R. Reddy and Nazli Yesiller (ISBN 978-0-7844-8012-0), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 217-226. doi: 10.1061/9780784480120.023

110.    Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2016); “The seismic bearing capacity factor for surface strip footings”. In Geo-Chicago 2016: Sustainability and Resiliency in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 269, ASCE, Edited by Dimitrios Zekkos, Arvin Farid, Anirban De, Krishna R. Reddy and Nazli Yesiller (ISBN 978-0-7844-8012-0), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 197-206. doi: 10.1061/9780784480120.021

111.     Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2016); “Computation of the rotational displacements of gravity retaining walls by the pseudo-dynamic method”. In Geo-China 2016: Advances in Numerical and Experimental Analysis of Transportation Geomaterialsand Geosystems for Sustainable Infrastructure, Shandong, China, July 2016, Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 257, ASCE, Edited by Bulut, R., Yu, X and Yang, S. (ISBN 978-0-7844-8000-7), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 124-132. doi: 10.1061/9780784480007.015

112.      Sarika S. Desai, Deepankar Choudhury and J. S. Salunkhe (2015); “Ground improvement of marine clay for highway construction at Mumbai, India”. In IFCEE 2015: Advances in Soil Dynamics and Foundation Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 256, ASCE, Edited by M. Iskander, M. T. Suleiman, J. B. Anderson and D. F. Laefer (ISBN 978-0-7844-7908-7), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 2262-2273. doi: 10.1061/9780784479087.210

113.      Sarika S. Desai and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); “Deaggregation of seismic hazard for two ports in Mumbai metropolitan region”. In Geo-Shanghai 2014: Advances in Soil Dynamics and Foundation Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 240, ASCE, Edited by Robert Y. Liang, J. Qian and J. Tao (ISBN 978-0-7844-1342-5), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 62-71. doi: 10.1061/9780784413425.008

114.      Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); “Seismic analysis of soil slopes using FLAC2D and modified Newmark’s approach”, In Geo-Congress 2014: Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 234, ASCE, Edited by A. J. Puppala, P. Bandini, T. C. Sheahan, M. Abu-Farsakh, X. Yu and L. R. Hoyos (ISBN 978-0-7844-1329-6), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 1196-1205, in CD ROM. doi: 10.1061/9780784413272.116

115.      Nisha P. Naik and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); “Comparative study of seismic ground responses using DEEPSOIL, SHAKE and D-MOD for soils of Goa, India”, In Geo-Congress 2014: Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 234, ASCE, Edited by A. J. Puppala, P. Bandini, T. C. Sheahan, M. Abu-Farsakh, X. Yu and L. R. Hoyos (ISBN 978-0-7844-1329-6), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 1101-1110, in CD ROM. doi: 10.1061/9780784413272.107

116.      P. Shylamoni, Deepankar Choudhury, Siddhartha Ghosh, A. K. Ghosh and Prabir C. Basu (2014); “Seismic ground response analysis of KK-NPP site in the event of NCO earthquake using DEEPSOIL”, In Geo-Congress 2014: Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 234, ASCE, Edited by A. J. Puppala, P. Bandini, T. C. Sheahan, M. Abu-Farsakh, X. Yu and L. R. Hoyos (ISBN 978-0-7844-1329-6), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 840-849, in CD ROM. doi: 10.1061/9780784413272.082

117.      Sarika Desai and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); “Deterministic seismic hazard analysis for greater Mumbai, India”, In Geo-Congress 2014: Geotechnical Special Publication No. GSP 234, ASCE, Edited by A. J. Puppala, P. Bandini, T. C. Sheahan, M. Abu-Farsakh, X. Yu and L. R. Hoyos (ISBN 978-0-7844-1329-6), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 389-398, in CD ROM. doi: 10.1061/9780784413272.038

118.      Ritika Sangroya and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); “Stability analysis of soil slope subjected to blast induced vibrations using FLAC3D”, In Geo-Congress 2013: Stability and Performance of Slopes and Embankments III, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 231, ASCE, Edited by C. L. Meehan, D. Pradel, M. A. Pando and J. F. Labuz (ISBN 978-0-7844-1278-7), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 472-481, in CD ROM. doi:10.1061/9780784412787.049

119.      Sunil M. Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2012); “Pseudo-static uplift capacity of obliquely loaded horizontal strip anchor in cohesionless soil”, In Geo-Congress 2012: State of the Art and Practice in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 225, ASCE, Edited by R. D. Hryciw, A. A. Zekkos and N. Yesiller (ISBN 978-0-7844-1212-1), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 185-194, in CD ROM. doi:10.1061/9780784412121.020

120.      Jaykumar Shukla and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “Estimation of probabilistic seismic hazard and site specific ground motions for two ports in Gujarat”, In Geo-Congress 2012: State of the Art and Practice in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 225, ASCE, Edited by R. D. Hryciw, A. A. Zekkos and N. Yesiller (ISBN 978-0-7844-1212-1), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 1650-1659, in CD ROM. doi:10.1061/9780784412121.170

121      Dhananjai Verma, Deepankar Choudhury, P. G. Ranjith and T. N. Singh (2012); “Scale effect on strength and failure modes of open pit cut slope of Wardha Valley coalfield in India”, In Geo-Congress 2012: State of the Art and Practice in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 225, ASCE, Edited by R. D. Hryciw, A. A. Zekkos and N. Yesiller (ISBN 978-0-7844-1212-1), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 576-585, in CD ROM. doi:10.1061/9780784412121.060

122.      Sumedh Yamaji Mhaske and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); “GIS-GPS based map of soil index properties for Mumbai”, In Geo-Frontiers 2011: Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 211, ASCE, Edited by J. Han and D. A. Alzamora (ISBN 978-0-7844-1165-0), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 2366-2375, in CD ROM. doi:10.1061/41165(397)242

123.      Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); "Seismic behaviour of tailings dam using FLAC3D", In Geo-Frontiers 2011: Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 211, ASCE, Edited by J. Han and D. A. Alzamora (ISBN 978-0-7844-1165-0), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 3138-3147, in CD ROM. doi:10.1061/41165(397)321

124.      Sunil Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2011); "Pseudo-static uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchors", In Geo-Frontiers 2011: Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 211, ASCE, Edited by J. Han and D. A. Alzamora (ISBN 978-0-7844-1165-0), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 1821-1831, in CD ROM. doi:10.1061/41165(397)186

125.      Sanjay S. Nimbalkar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Effect of amplification on seismic stability of tailings dam", In GeoShanghai 2010: Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 201, ASCE, Edited by M. Huang, X. Yu and Y. Huang (ISBN 978-0-7844-1102-5), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 340-346. doi:10.1061/41102(375)42

126.      V. B. Deshmukh, D. M. Dewaikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); "Uplift capacity of pile anchors in cohesionless soil", In GeoShanghai 2010: Deep Foundations and Geotechnical In Situ Testing, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 205, ASCE, Edited by R. Y. Liang, F. Zhang and K. Yang (ISBN 978-0-7844-1106-3), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 267-276. doi:10.1061/41106(379)34

127.      Deepankar Choudhury and Purnanand Savoikar (2010); "Seismic translational failure analysis of MSW landfills using pseudo-static approach", In GeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling & Design, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 199, ASCE, Edited by Dante Fratta, Anand J. Puppala and Balasingam Muhunthan (ISBN 978-0-7844-1095-0), Reston, VA, USA, pp. 2830-2839, in CD-ROM. doi:10.1061/41095(365)288

128.     Deepankar Choudhury and Deepa Modi (2008); “Displacement – based seismic stability analyses of reinforced and unreinforced slopes using planar failure surfaces”, In Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics IV 2008, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 181, ASCE, Edited by David Zeng, Majid T. Manzari and Dennis R. Hiltunen (ISBN 10 # 0784409757) USA, pp. 1-10, paper No. 185 in CD-ROM. doi:10.1061/40975(318)189

129.      Deepankar Choudhury, R. F. Shen and C. F. Leung (2008); “Centrifuge model study of pile group due to adjacent excavation”, In GEOCONGRESS 2008: Characterization, Monitoring, and Modeling of GeoSystems, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 179, ASCE, Edited by Akram N. Alshawabkeh, Krishna R. Reddy & Milind V. Khire (ISBN 978-0-7844-0972-5) USA, pp. 141-148. doi:10.1061/40972(311)18

130.    Deepankar Choudhury, Somdatta Basu and Jonathan D. Bray (2007); "Behaviour of slopes under static and seismic conditions by limit equilibrium method", In Geo-Denver-2007: New Peaks in Geotechnics, In Embankments, Dams and Slopes: Lessons from the New Orleans Levee Failures and Other Current Issues, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 161, ASCE, Edited by Francisco Silva-Tulla and Peter G. Nicholson, USA, pp. 1-10. doi:10.1061/40905(224)6

131. D. Choudhury, R. F. Shen, C. F. Leung and Y. K. Chow (2006); "Centrifuge model study on pile responses due to adjacent excavation", In Foundation Analysis and Design: Innovative Methods, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 153, ASCE, USA, pp. 145-151. doi: 10.1061/40865(197)18

 

(c) National Journals

 

132.  Ranjan Kumar, Kapilesh Bhargava and Deepankar Choudhury (2016); "Estimation of engineering properties of soils from field SPT using random number generation", INAE Letters, An official Journal of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (ISSN: 2366-326X), Springer, India, in press for publication with doi: 10.1007/s41403-016-0012-6.

133. Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2016); "Influences of local soil conditions for ground response in Kolkata city during earthquakes", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India, Section A: Physical Sciences, (ISSN: 0369-8203, Impact Factor: 0.242/2014), Springer, India, in press, published online on January 27, 2016 with DOI: 10.1007/s40010-016-0265-1.

134. Reshma Raskar-Phule and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Seismic liquefaction hazard zonation and contour maps for Mumbai city using open source GIS", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 8, No. 7, pp. 20-33.

135. Ashutosh Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury, Jaykumar Shukla and D. L. Shah (2015); "Seismic design of pile foundation for oil tank by using PLAXIS3D", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 8, No. 6, pp. 33-42.

136. B. G. Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Stability of seawalls by considering non-breaking wave forces during earthquakes", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 1-15.

137.  Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); "Soil liquefaction and bearing capacity at a building site in Lucknow, India under earthquake conditions", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 16-28.

138. Deepankar Choudhury, V. S. Phanikanth, Sumedh Y. Mhaske, Reshma R. Phule and Kaustav Chatterjee (2015); "Seismic liquefaction hazard and site response for design of piles in Mumbai city", Indian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN: 0971-9555), Springer, India, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 62-78. doi: 10.1007/s40098-014-0108-4. (Print Media Coverage in National News Paper ‘Hindustan Times’ on April 28, 2015)

139.  Sarika S. Desai and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); "Earthquake catalogue for estimating seismic hazard at Greater Mumbai, India", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 7, No. 10, pp. 69-78.

140. V. S. Phanikanth and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); "Single piles in cohesionless soils under lateral loads using elastic continuum approach", Indian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN: 0971-9555), Springer, India, Vol. 44, No. 3, pp. 225-233. doi: 10.1007/s40098-013-0072-4

141.  Nisha Naik and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); "Development of fault and seismicity maps for the state of Goa, India", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 7, No. 6, pp. 12-24.

142.  A. Murali Krishna, Subhamoy Bhattacharya and Deepankar Choudhury (2014); "Seismic requalification of geotechnical structures", Indian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN: 0971-9555), Springer, India, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 113-118. doi: 10.1007/s40098-014-0115-5

143.  Deepankar Choudhury, Amey D. Katdare, Sanjay K. Shukla, B. Munwar Basha and Priyanka Ghosh (2014); "Seismic behaviour of retaining structures, design issues and requalification techniques", Indian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN: 0971-9555), Springer, India, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 167-182. doi: 10.1007/s40098-014-0100-z

144.  Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2014); "Response of shallow foundation in rocks subjected to underground blast loading using FLAC3D", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 64-71.

145. Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); "Pseudo-static and pseudo-dynamic stability analysis of tailings dam under seismic conditions", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India, Section A: Physical Sciences, (ISSN: 0369-8203, IF: 0.171/2012), Springer, India, Vol. 83, No. 1, pp. 63-71. doi: 10.1007/s40010-013-0069-5

146.  V. S. Phanikanth, Deepankar Choudhury and K. Srinivas (2013); "Response of flexible piles under lateral loads", Indian Geotechnical Journal, (ISSN: 0971-9555), Springer, India, Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 76-82, doi: 10.1007/s40098-012-0030-6. (This paper has been awarded IGS-Prof. Dinesh Mohan Biannial Prize for the Best Paper on “Pile Foundation” for the years 2013-2014, by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India). Certificate, Memento.

147.  Sunil M. Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2012); "Effects of pullout direction and anchor inclination on computation of pseudo-static uplift capacity for strip anchors in sand", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 9-16.

148.  Amey Katdare and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Effect of Rayleigh wave on seismic active earth pressure behind retaining wall", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 1154-1159.

149.  V. S. Phanikanth and D. Choudhury (2012); "Effect of lateral loads on a single pile", Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A, Civil Architectural, Environmental and Agricultural Engineering (ISSN: 2250-2149), Springer, India, Vol. 93, No. 3, pp. 163-173, doi: 10.1007/s40030-013-0026-y.

150.  Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); "Seismic stability and liquefaction analysis of tailings dam", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 15-25.

151. Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2012); "Response of foundations subjected to blast loadings: State of the art review", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012) India, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 54-63.

152. Priyanka Ghosh and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); "Seismic bearing capacity factors for shallow strip footings by pseudo-dynamic approach", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, IF: 0.692/2011) India, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 34-42.

153. Deepankar Choudhury and Jaykumar Shukla (2011); "Probability of occurrence and study of earthquake recurrence models for Gujarat state in India", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, IF: 0.407/2010) India, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 47-59.

154.        Deepankar Choudhury and Sumedh Yamaji Mhaske (2010); "Geospatial technology for study of response system – phase of earthquake disaster management of Mumbai city", Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X, IF: 0.138/2009) India, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 23-29.

155. Deepankar Choudhury, V. S. PhaniKanth and G. R. Reddy (2009); "Recent advances in analysis and design of pile foundations in liquefiable soils during earthquake: a review", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India (Section A – Physical Sciences), (ISSN: 0369-8203, IF: 0.14/2008), India, Vol. 79, Pt. II, pp. 141-152.

156. D. Choudhury (2008); "Response of soil slopes under earthquake conditions using 2-DOF dynamic model", Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India), (ISSN: 0020-336X) Civil Engineering Division, India, Vol. 88, February 2008, pp. 41-47. (This paper has been awarded The Dr. Jai Krishna Prize – 2008 by The Institute of Engineers, India).

157. Deepankar Choudhury and Santiram Chatterjee (2006); "Dynamic active earth pressure on retaining structures", Sadhana, Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences, (ISSN: 0256-2499, IF: 0.395/2005) India, Vol. 31, No. 6: pp. 721-730.

158. Deepankar Choudhury, Sanjay S. Nimbalkar and J. N. Mandal (2006); "Comparison of pseudo-static and pseudo-dynamic methods for seismic earth pressure on retaining wall", The Journal of Indian Geophysical Union, (ISSN: 0971-9707) India, Vol. 10, No. 4: pp. 263-271.

159. Deepankar Choudhury, T. G. Sitharam and K. S. Subba Rao (2004); "Seismic design of earth retaining structures and foundations", Current Science, (ISSN: 0011-3891, IF: 0.694/2003) India, Vol. 87, No. 10: pp. 1417-1425.

 

(d) Editorial In Refereed Journals

 

160. Deepankar Choudhury and Rolf Katzenbach (2013); "Editorial”, International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories, (ISSN: 1790-2045) USA, Vol. 3, No.1: pp. i-ii. doi: 10.4417/IJGCH-03-01-00. (http://casehistories.geoengineer.org/volume/volume3/issue1/issue1.html).

161. Deepankar Choudhury (2008); "Need for researches on disasters – advances and mitigations”, Disaster Advances, (ISSN: 0974-262X) India, Vol. 1, No.1: pp. 3. (http://www.managein.org/disas/main_disas.htm).

 

(e) Proceedings of International Conference/Workshop/Seminar

162.  Deepankar Choudhury (2017); “Soil-structure interaction and retaining walls: General report of TC 207”, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (19th ICSMGE, Seoul 2017), September 17-22, 2017, COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, South Korea, (This is a Special Lecture by the Secreatry of ISSMGE TC 207, i.e. Author) pp. 1935-1942. (Presented General Report in Technical Session I and Chaired Technical Session II).

163.  Shibayan Biswas and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); “Comparative studies on behaviour of caisson foundations under static and seismic conditions”, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (19th ICSMGE, Seoul 2017), September 17-22, 2017, COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, South Korea, pp. 1477-1480.

164.  Reshma Raskar-Phule and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); “Seismic liquefaction hazard-vulnerability analysis and mapping of existing important buildings of Mumbai city, India”, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (19th ICSMGE, Seoul 2017), September 17-22, 2017, COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, South Korea, pp. 3319-3322.

165.  Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); “Influence of damping models on dynamic response of pile group”, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (19th ICSMGE, Seoul 2017), September 17-22, 2017, COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, South Korea, pp. 1493-1496.

166.  Deepankar Choudhury and Ashutosh Kumar (2017); “Seismic response of combined pile-raft foundation – The state of the art review”, Proceedings of the 2017 International Symposium on Design and Analysis of Piled Raft Foundations, September 12-13, 2017, Tamkang University, New Taipei City, Taiwan, Chapter 4, pp. 47-63 (This is a Keynote Lecture by 1st Author). (Also Chaired Technical Session I).

167.  Shubhrajit Maitra, Santiram Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); “Effect of pipe-soil interface roughness on undrained uplift capacity of buried offshore pipelines”, Proceedings of the 27th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE-2017), June 25-30, 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA, (ISBN: 978-1-880653-97-5; ISSN: 1098-6189), pp. 163-170. (First author received ISOPE Scholarship for Oustanding Students based on this work. Certificate, Photo)

168.  P. Singbal, D. Choudhury and S. Chatterjee (2017); “Review of liquefaction assessment in sands using seismic dilatometer test (SDMT)”, Proceedings of the 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE 2017), January 9-13, 2017, Santiago, Chile, Paper No. 2202, pp. 1-9.

169.  M. Patil, D. Choudhury, P. G. Ranjith and J. Zhao (2017); “A numerical study of effects of dynamic input motion on response of tunnel-soil system”, Proceedings of the 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE 2017), January 9-13, 2017, Santiago, Chile, Paper No. 3313, pp. 1-10.

170.  Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2016); “Simulation of soil subjected to underground blast using FLAC3D”, Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS 2016), June 27 – July 1, 2016, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, paper ID 1034, in CD. (Chaired the technical session on ‘Material Modelling’ on 30th June, 2016 during 14:30-16:30).

171.  Milind Patil, Deepankar Choudhury, P. G. Ranjith and Jian Zhao (2015); “Seismic analysis of tunnels in soft soils: A state-of-the-art review”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Soft Ground Engineering (ICSGE 2015), December 3-4, 2015, Singapore, paper ID-105.

172.  Ashutosh Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Rolf Katzenbach (2015); “Behaviour of combined pile-raft foundation (CPRF) under static and pseudo-static conditions using PLAXIS3D”, 6th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (6ICEGE), November 1-4, 2015, Christchurch, New Zealand, paper ID-140.

173.  Bande Giridhar Rajesh and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); “Seismic design factors for sliding stability of waterfront retaining wall considering non-breaking waves”, 6th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (6ICEGE), November 1-4, 2015, Christchurch, New Zealand, paper ID-174.

174.  Deepankar Choudhury, Ashutosh Kumar and Milind Patil (2015); “Theory to reality of failures of soil slopes including forensic analysis of an Indian landslide disaster”, Proceedings of SLOPE 2015, International Conference on Landslides and Slope Stability, September 27-30, 2015, Bali, Indonesia, Eds. P. P. Rahardjo and A. Tohari (ISBN: 978-602-71964-5-2), published by Parahyangan Catholic University, Bandung, Indonesia, pp. 6-1 to 6-7. (This is a Keynote Lecture given by 1st Author)

175.  Deepankar Choudhury, Ashutosh Kumar, Kaustav Chatterjee and Milind S. Patil (2015); “Landslide disasters due to earthquake, blast and seepage – Theory and case study”, Proceedings of Sixth International Geotechnical Symposium (6IGS) on Disaster Mitigation in Special Geoenvironmental Conditions (6IGS Chennai 2015), January 21-23, 2015, IIT Madras, Chennai, India, published by Indian Geotechnical Society, Chennai Chapter, India; supported by, Asian Technical Committee on Geotechnology for Natural Hazards (ATC-3) of ISSMGE, Tokyo, Japan; Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), New Delhi, India; IIT Madras, India; IGS Chennai Chapter, India; Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), India; IGS Bangalore and Kochi Chapters, India, pp. 87-90. (This is a Keynote Lecture given by 1st Author) (Announcement)

176.  Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2014); “Modeling of soil subjected to underground blast using FLAC3D”, Proc. of 5th International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS 2014), December 10-13, 2014, CSIR-SERC Chennai, India, published by Research Publishing, ISBN: 978-981-09-1139-3, pp. 2034-2037, doi:10.3850/978-981-09-1139-3_341.

177.  Kaustav Chatterjee, V. Dilli Rao and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); “A critical study on behavior of pile groups in liquefied soil under seismic conditions”, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Advances in Foundation Engineering (ISAFE-2013), December 5-6, 2013, Singapore, Advances in Foundation Engineering, Eds. K. K. Phoon, T. S. Chua, H. B. Yang and W. M. Cham, Research Publishing Services, ISBN: 978-981-07-4623-0, pp. 319-324, doi: 10.3850/978-981-07-4623-0 073. (Chaired 1st Technical Session of Keynote Lectures during ISAFE-2013, Singapore on December 5, 2013) (Photo-1, Photo-2, Photo-3)

178.  R. Katzenbach, D. Choudhury and D. W. Chang (2013); “General report of TC 212 Deep Foundations”, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Challenges and Innovations in Geotechnics, 18ICSMGE Paris 2013, Edited by Pierre Delage, Jacques Desrues, Roger Frank, Alain Puech, Francois Schlosser, September 2-6, 2013, Paris, France, Vol. 1, pp. 2651-2658. (Presented General Report in Technical Session I and Chaired Technical Session II) (Photo-1, Photo-2, Photo-3)

179.  A. J. Puppala, D. Choudhury and D. Basu (2013); “General report TCs 307+212 Thermal Geomechanics with Emphasis on Geothermal Energy”, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Challenges and Innovations in Geotechnics, 18ICSMGE Paris 2013, Edited by Pierre Delage, Jacques Desrues, Roger Frank, Alain Puech, Francois Schlosser, September 2-6, 2013, Paris, France, Vol. 1, pp. 3335-3342.

180.    Deepankar Choudhury, Kaustav Chatterjee, V. S. Phanikanth and Ashutosh Kumar (2013); “Behaviour of piles in liquefied soil under seismic conditions”, Proceedings of the International Conference on “State of the Art of Pile Foundation and Pile Case Histories” PILE – 2013, Editors Paulus P. Rahardjo, Deepankar Choudhury and Budijanto Widjaja, June 2-4, 2013, Bandung, Indonesia, Vol. 1, pp. A5-1 to A5-18. (http://pile2013.com) (This is a Keynote Lecture given by 1st Author) (Photo-1, Photo-2, Photo-3)

181.    V. Dilli Rao, Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); “Analysis of single pile in liquefied soil during earthquake using FLAC3D”, Proceedings of the International Conference on “State of the Art of Pile Foundation and Pile Case Histories” PILE – 2013, Editors Paulus P. Rahardjo, Deepankar Choudhury and Budijanto Widjaja, June 2-4, 2013, Bandung, Indonesia, Vol. 1, pp. F5-1 to F5-7. (This paper received IGS-Kochi Chapter YGE Best Paper Biennial Award – 2014 as the best paper on ‘Deep Foundations’, given by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India).

182.      Deepankar Choudhury and Rolf Katzenbach (2013); “Role of combined pile-raft foundation and energy pile in climate change – piles through dynamically liquefied soil”, International Humboldt Kolleg on Management of Water, Energy and Bio-resources in Changing Climate Regime: Emerging Issues and Environmental Challenges (IHK-2013), February 8 – 9, 2013, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, In Book of Abstracts, pp. 4-5 (abstract published) (Invited Lecture as Humboldt Fellow).

183.    Rolf Katzenbach, Steffen Leppla, Alexandra Weidle and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); “Legal aspects regarding management of soil risk”, Proceedings of the 4th International Seminar on Forensic Geotechnical Engineering (4ISFGE), organized by ISSMGE TC 302, January 10-12, 2013, IISc Bengaluru, India (This is a Keynote Lecture given by 1st Author). (Chaired Technical Session VI of 4ISFGE 2013 on January 11, 2013). (Photo of 3-Geotechnical Humboldt Fellows from India, viz., Prof. A. Sridharan, Prof. G.L.S.Babu and Prof. D. Choudhury with Prof. R.Katzenbach and his colleagues) (Photo during Session Chairing – 1, 2)

184.    Deepankar Choudhury and Amey D. Katdare (2012); “Seismic ehavior of earth retaining structures and design issues”, Proceedings of International Workshop on Seismic Requalification of Geotechnical Structures (SRGS), jointly organized by UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI), Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), IIT Guwahati and IIT Delhi, India, December 17, 2012, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India (http://www.iitg.ernet.in/amurali/UKIERI2012.htm) (This is an Invited Lecture given by 1st Author).

185.   Deepankar Choudhury and Amey Katdare (2012); “Modern design techniques for reinforced soil-walls to mitigate seismic and tsunami hazards”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Ground Improvement and Ground Control, Eds. B. Indraratna, C. Rujikiatkamjorn and J. S. Vinod (ISBN: 978-981-07-3560-9): doi: 10.3850/978-981-07-3560-9_03-0031, October 30 – November 2, 2012, Wollongong, Australia (ICGI – 2012), Vol. II, pp. 823-832, also in CD. (This is an Invited Lecture given by 1st Author). (Also Chaired a Session of ICGI Wollongong 2012 on November 1, 2012 with Prof. Anand Puppala of USA) (Photo during Session Chairing)

186.   Sunil M. Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2012); “Applications and design techniques for ground anchors to mitigate seismic hazards”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Ground Improvement and Ground Control, Eds. B. Indraratna, C. Rujikiatkamjorn and J. S. Vinod (ISBN: 978-981-07-3560-9): doi: 10.3850/978-981-07-3560-9_08-0803, October 30 – November 2, 2012, Wollongong, Australia (ICGI – 2012), Vol. II, pp. 1487-1492, also in CD. (Chaired a Session of ICGI Wollongong 2012 on November 1, 2012 with Prof. Anand Puppala of USA) (Photo during Session Chairing)

187.    Rolf Katzenbach, Ramm Hendrik and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “Combined pile-raft foundations – A sustainable foundation concept”, The 9th International Conference on Testing and Design Methods for Deep Foundations, IS-Kanazawa 2012, organized by JGS, TC212 and TC205 of ISSMGE, September 18 – 20, 2012, Kanazawa, Japan, Ed. T. Matsumoto, ISBN: 978-4-89010-597-7, Kanazawa, Japan, Vol. 1, pp. 25-34, also in CD. (This is an Invited Keynote Lecture given by 1st Author). (Also Chaired Session 7B of IS-Kanazawa 2012 on September 20, 2012) (Photo during Session Chairing)

188.    Rolf Katzenbach, Frithjof Clauss, Solenne Rochee and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “A critical comparison of estimations of liquefaction potential using recent methods”, 2nd International Conference on Performance-Based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, organized by TC203 of ISSMGE, May 28 – 30, 2012, Taormina, Italy, Paper No. 6.08 in CD, pp. 753-764. (Also Co-Chaired Session 4 of II PBD Taormina 2012 with Prof. Steven L. Kramer, USA on May 28, 2012) (Photo with Prof. Steven L. Kramer)

189.    Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “Liquefaction potential analysis and dynamic displacement of tailings dam using FLAC3D”, 2nd International Conference on Performance-Based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, organized by TC203 of ISSMGE, May 28 – 30, 2012, Taormina, Italy, Paper No. 7.02 in CD, pp. 852-861. (Also Co-Chaired Session 4 of II PBD Taormina 2012 with Prof. Steven L. Kramer, USA on May 28, 2012) (Photo with Prof. Steven L. Kramer) (This paper received IGS-FERROCO YGE Best Paper Biennial Award – 2014 as the best paper on ‘Dam Engineering and Allied Areas’, given by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India).

190.      Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2012); “Recent development in modeling, analysis and design of foundation systems subjected to blast loading considering uncertainties”, International Symposium on Engineering Uncertainty: Safety Assessment and Management (ISEUSAM – 2012), January 4 – 6, 2012, B.E. College, Shibpur, India, Paper ID CNP-038 in CD.

191.      Deepankar Choudhury (2011); “Seismic liquefaction hazard and site response for design of piles in Mumbai”, First Indo – Japan Workshop in Geotechnical Engineering: Theme Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, December 14, 2011, Hotel Park Central, Kochi, India, (This is an Invited Lecture).

192.      Ranjan Kumar, Kapilesh Bhargava and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); “Review of design of machine foundations in nuclear industry”, Transactions SmiRT 21, November 6 – 11, 2011, New Delhi, India, Div.-V: Paper ID# 336, pp. 1-8, in CD.

193.      Deepankar Choudhury and Rolf Katzenbach (2011); “Energy piles – modern geotechnics for sustainable development”, International Humboldt Kolleg on Adaptive Management of Ecosystems: The Knowledge Systems of Societies for Adaptation and Mitigation of Impacts of Climate Change, October 19 – 21, 2011, ISEC, Bangalore, India, Vol. 1, pp. 10 (Abstract No. 10 published for Invited Lecture as Humboldt Fellow).

194.      Deepankar Choudhury (2011); “Recent advances in earthquake resistant design of earthen structures”, Humboldt Kolleg and International Conference on Recent Advancements in Earth Resources Research – The Road to the Future (EARTH-FUTURE), September 7 – 9, 2011, Salem, India, In Book of Abstracts, pp. 130 (abstract published) (Invited Lecture as Humboldt Fellow).

195.      Jaykumar Shukla and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); “Studies on liquefaction for foundation systems of pellet plant at Paradeep”, The 14th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (14ARC-2011), May 23 – 27, 2011, Hong Kong, China (Final Paper ID 139 published), in CD.

196.      V. S. Phanikanth, D. Choudhury and G. R. Reddy (2011); “Response of single pile in cohesive soil under lateral load”, The 13th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (13IACMAG), May 9 – 11, 2011, Melbourne, Australia (Full length paper ID 1073 published), in CD.

197.      Purnanand P. Savoikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); “Equivalent linear seismic analyses of MSW landfills using FLAC3D”, Proc. of the 6th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics (6ICEG), November 8 – 12, 2010, New Delhi, India, Environmental Geotechnics for Sustainable Development [ISBN (13): 978-0-07-0716-0, ISBN (10): 0-07-070716-2], Eds. M. Datta, R. K. Srivastava, G. V. Ramana and J. T. Shahu, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, India, Vol. 2, pp. 1325-1330 and in CD Rom.

198.      S. Y. Mhaske and D. Choudhury (2010); “Use of GIS-GPS for disaster management of liquefied zones during earthquake, Proc. of Bangladesh Geotechnical Conference 2010 (BGC-2010): Natural Hazards and Countermeasures in Geotechnical Engineering, November 4 – 5, 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh, (ISBN 978-984-33-2180-0), pp. 340-345.

199.      Sunil Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2010); “Estimation of seismic vertical uplift capacity for horizontal plate anchors using Kotter’s equation”, International Conference of Disaster Prevention Technology and Management (DPTM-2010), October 23 – 25, 2010, Chongqing, P. R. China (abstract published in special issue of Journal ‘Disaster Advances’ (ISSN: 0974-262X), Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 610).

200.      Rolf Katzenbach, Frithjof Clauss, Hendrik Ramm, Thomas Wasberseck and Deepankar Choudhury (2009); “Combined pile-raft foundations and energy piles – Recent trends in research and practice”, International Conference on Deep Foundations – CPRF and Energy Piles, May 15, 2009, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Darmstadt Geotechnics No. 18 [ISBN-10: 3-931396-91-6, ISBN-13: 978-3-931396-91-6, ISSN: 1436-6517],Ed. Rolf Katzenbach and Compiled by Deepankar Choudhury and Hendrik Ramm, pp. 3-20.

201.      Gaytree Dandekar and Deepankar Choudhury (2009); “Numerical modeling of shallow footing using FLAC3D”, Proc. of 3rd International Congress on Computational Mechanics & Simulation (ICCMS-09), December 1-5, 2009, IIT Bombay, India, pp. 165-166.

202.      Sunil Rangari, Deepankar Choudhury and D. M. Dewaikar (2009); “Recent advances in computational geomechanics for seismic uplift capacity of ground anchors”, Proc. of 3rd International Congress on Computational Mechanics & Simulation (ICCMS-09), December 1-5, 2009, IIT Bombay, India, pp. 169-170.

203.      Ryosuke Kitamura, Erwin Tabinas Calo, Deepankar Choudhury, Kazunari Sako and Mitsuhide Yamada (2009); “Slope stability analysis under unsaturated condition”, Proceedings of 3rd Japan-Malaysia Symposium on Geohazards and Geoenvironmental Engineering – Geotechnical & Ecological Environmental Management for Global Sustainability-2009, October 27-28, 2009, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, pp. 83-89.

204.      Deepankar Choudhury and Sanjay Nimbalkar (2009); “Seismic stability of tailings dam by using pseudo-dynamic method”, Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (17ICSMGE), Edited by M. Hamza et al., IOS press, October 5 – 9, 2009, Alexandria, Egypt, pp. 1542-1545. DOI: 10.3233/978-1-60750-031-5-1542

205.      Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Earthquake resistant design of geotechnical structures: Recent developments”, Proc. of the 6th Asian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (6AYGEC) – 2008, Edited by T. G. Sitharam, December 20 – 21, 2008, IISc Bangalore, India, Vol. 1, pp. 280-290. (Photo-1, Photo-2 with Prof. K.S.Subba Rao)

206.      Sumedh Yamaji Mhaske and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Application of GIS-GPS for studies on liquefaction induced soil movements during earthquake: An overview”, First World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM-2008), October 21 – 24, 2008, Hyderabad, India, Vol.1, pp. 52-63 and in CD. (Certificate of appreciation for 1st Author from VJTI)

207.      Syed Mohd. Ahmad and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Latest design approaches for waterfront retaining structures subjected to earthquake and tsunami”, First World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM-2008), October 21 – 24, 2008, Hyderabad, India, Vol.1, pp. 70-72 and in CD.

208.      Mayukh Mukhopadhyay, Deepankar Choudhury, V. S. Phanikanth and G. R. Reddy (2008); “Pushover analysis of piles in stratified soil”, 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (14WCEE), October 12 – 17, 2008, Beijing, China, in CD paper number 04-01-0060.

209.      Sanjay S. Nimbalkar and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Computation of point of application of seismic passive resistance by pseudo-dynamic method”, The 12th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (12IACMAG), October 1 – 6, 2008, Goa, India, in CD paper number K06, pp. 2636-2643.

210. Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Recent advances in seismic design of waterfront retaining structures”, Proceedings of Indo-Japan Theme Meeting & Workshop (IJTM-2008) on Disaster Risk Reduction – Earthquakes, Landslides & Tsunami, August 28-29, 2008, CPRI Bangalore, India, Edited by K. Venkatramana, G. R. Reddy and R. Ramesh Babu, Vol. 1, pp. VII-1, 1-8. (Invited paper)

211.      Purnanand P. Savoikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Post closure performance of MSW landfills under static and seismic conditions: An overview”, Proc. of The International Geotechnical Conference ‘Development of Urban Areas And Geotechnical Engineering’, June 16 – 19, 2008, Saint Petersburg, Russia, Edited by Prof. V. M. Ulitsky, (ISBN: 978-5-9900771-4-0), Published by NPO “Georeconstruction-Fundamentalproject”, Russia, Vol. 1, pp. 319-324.

212. Deepankar Choudhury (2007); “Analysis of waterfront retaining structures during earthquake and tsunami”, 13th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (13ARC-2007), December 10-14, 2007, Kolkata, India, Vol. 1, Part II, pp. 955-958, (paper no. 226 in CD).

213. Pijush Samui, Gautam Bhattacharya and Deepankar Choudhury (2007); “Prediction of ultimate capacity of laterally loaded piles in clay: a relevance vector machine approach”, 12th Online World Conference on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications (WSC12-2007), October 16-26, 2007, in CD and pp. 137-146.

214. Deepankar Choudhury and Sanjay Nimbalkar (2007); “Determination of point of application of seismic active thrust on retaining wall”, 4th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (4ICEGE-2007), June 25-28, 2007, Thessaloniki, Greece, paper No. 1249 in CD.

215.       Santiram Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2007); “Computation of displacement – based seismic active earth pressure for translation mode of wall movement”, Proc. of the International Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium: Opportunities and Challenges (CENeM – 2007), 150 year Anniversary Conference at Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, India, 11-14 January, 2007, Vol. 1, pp. 506-511 and also in CD.

216.       Deepankar Choudhury, Sanjany Nimbalkar and J. N. Mandal (2006); “Influence of soil-wall interface friction on pseudo-dynamic earth pressure”, 8th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 8NCEE-2006, 18-22 April 2006, San Francisco, CA, USA, paper No. 636 in CD.

217. Deepankar Choudhury (2005); “Seismic analysis of single end bearing pile”, First International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation (GEDMR 2005), 12-13 December, 2005, Singapore, pp. 275-280 and in CD.

218.       Deepankar Choudhury and Kishore Kumar Chauhan (2004); “Displacement – based earth pressure on retaining wall supporting reinforced backfill”, International Conference on Geosynthetics and Geoenvironmental Engineering (ICGGE-2004), 8-10 December, 2004, IIT Bombay, India, in CD.

219.       Deepankar Choudhury (2004); “Seismic passive resistance at soil-wall interface”, 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (13WCEE), 1-6 August, 2004, Vancouver, Canada, in CD.

220.       Deepankar Choudhury (2004); “Earthquake resistant design of retaining structures – An overview”, 2nd Indo-German Workshop on Seismic Safety, Risk Management and Disaster Mitigation, 15-16 February, 2004, IIT Madras, India, in CD.

221.        D. Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2003); “Error analysis for seismic uplift capacity of strip anchors in soil”, Proc. 12th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (12ARC), GeoASIA 2003, August 4 – 8, 2003, Singapore, Vol. 1, pp.279-282 and in CD.

222.        Deepankar Choudhury (2003); “Seismic design of retaining structures”, 12th Panamerican Conference for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering and 39th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, Soil and Rock America 2003, June 22 – 25, 2003, M.I.T., USA, Vol. 2, pp. 2271-2276 and in CD.

223.       Deepankar Choudhury, K. S. Subba Rao and Sanghamitro Ghosh (2002); “Passive earth pressures distribution under seismic condition”, 15th International conference of Engineering Mechanics Division (EM2002), ASCE, June 2-5, 2002, Columbia University, NY, USA, in CD.

224.      Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2002); “Displacement – Related Active Earth Pressure”, International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE-2002), January 3 – 5, 2002, IIT Kharagpur, India, Vol.2., pp. 1038-1046.

 

(f) Proceedings of National Conference/Symposium/Seminar

 

225. Anindya Pain, Deepankar Choudhury and S. K. Bhattacharyya (2015); “Computation of sliding displacements of gravity retaining walls by modified pseudo-dynamic method”, Proceedings of 50th Indian Geotechnical Conference, 50th IGC-2015, December 17 – 19, 2015, College of Engineering, Pune, India, Paper ID: 567, pp. 1-10, in CD. (Chaired Technical Session on Subtheme 18A on Physical and Numerical Modeling on 18.12.2015 during 14:30 – 17:30 hrs.)

226. Deepankar Choudhury, Kaustav Chatterjee, Ashutosh Kumar and Reshma Raskar Phule (2014); “Pile foundations during earthquakes in liquefiable soils – theory to practice”, Proc. of 15th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering (15SEE–2014), Editors M.L. Sharma and Manish Shrikhande, December 11-13, 2014, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India, pp. 327-342, Paper No. K-001 in CD, Elite Publishing, ISBN No. 978-81-88901-59-3 (Keynote Lecture of 1st author). Photo-1, Photo-2, Photo-3, Photo-4.

227. Deepankar Choudhury and B. Giridhar Rajesh (2014); “Recent developments in design of waterfront retaining structures to withstand earthquake and tsunami”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014) on Geotechnics for Inclusive Development of India (GEOIND), December 18-20, 2014, JNTU Kakinada, India, pp. 2434-2448, in CD, Winger Publications, ISBN No. 978-81-921580-0-6 (Plenary Lecture of 1st author).

228. Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); “Effect of damping models on dynamic response of single pile”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2013, Geotechnical Advances & Novel Geotechnical Applications (GANGA), ISBN: 978-81-925548-1-5, December 22 – 24, 2013, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India, Paper ID: 5Th-06, pp. 1-10, in CD. (Chaired Technical Session on Theme 2 “Design of Foundations” on 23.12.2013 during 14:30 – 16:00 hrs.) (Photo during Session Chairing)

229. R. P. Singh and D. Choudhury (2013); “A review on modeling of railway foundation system and it’s degradation”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2013, Geotechnical Advances & Novel Geotechnical Applications (GANGA), ISBN: 978-81-925548-1-5, December 22 – 24, 2013, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India, Paper ID: 12Th-01, pp. 1-6, in CD.

230. R. Raskar Phule and D. Choudhury (2013); “A critical review of liquefaction susceptibility criteria for fine grained soils subjected to earthquake loading”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2013, Geotechnical Advances & Novel Geotechnical Applications (GANGA), ISBN: 978-81-925548-1-5, December 22 – 24, 2013, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India, Paper ID: 5Th-01, pp. 1-10, in CD.

231. Sarika S. Desai and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); “Deterministic seismic hazard scenario for Mumbai city”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2013, Geotechnical Advances & Novel Geotechnical Applications (GANGA), ISBN: 978-81-925548-1-5, December 22 – 24, 2013, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India, Paper ID: 5Th-03, pp. 1-6, in CD.

232. N. P. Naik and D. Choudhury (2013); “Site specific ground response analysis for typical sites in Panjim city, Goa”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2013, Geotechnical Advances & Novel Geotechnical Applications (GANGA), ISBN: 978-81-925548-1-5, December 22 – 24, 2013, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India, Paper ID: 5Th-33, pp. 1-10, in CD. (Chaired Technical Session on Theme 2 “Design of Foundations” on 23.12.2013 during 14:30 – 16:00 hrs.) (Photo during Session Chairing)

233. Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2012); “Review of experimental investigations for ehavior of foundations subjected to blast loads”, Proceedings of Structural Engineering Convention (SEC – 2012) 8th Biennial Conference organized by SVNIT, Surat, India, December 19 – 21, 2012, SVNIT, Surat, India (http://www.sec2012.com). (Chaired a Technical Session 3A on Theme “Geotechnical Engineering” on 20.12.2012 during 2:00 – 3:45 PM)

234. V. Dilli Rao, Ankit Sarin and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “A critical study of seismic ground response analysis for typical sites of Mumbai city”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2012, December 13 – 15, 2012, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India, Vol. II, pp. 943-946, Paper No. H-807 in CD. (http://www.igc2012delhi.org) (Chaired a Technical Session D4 on Theme H “Special Techniques of Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering and Dynamic Foundations” on 15.12.2012 during 12:00 – 13:30 hrs.) (Photo during Session Chairing)

235. Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “A critical review of seismic hazard analyses of north-eastern India”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2012, December 13 – 15, 2012, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India, Vol. II, pp. 939-942, Paper No. H-806 in CD. (http://www.igc2012delhi.org) (Chaired a Technical Session D4 on Theme H “Special Techniques of Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering and Dynamic Foundations” on 15.12.2012 during 12:00 – 13:30 hrs.) (Photo during Session Chairing)

236. Nisha P. Naik and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “An overview of the studies on probabilistic seismic hazard analysis for peninsular India”, Proceedings of the ISET Golden Jubilee Symposium, October 20 – 21, 2012, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India.

237. Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2012); “Seismic stability analyses of soil slopes using analytical and numerical approaches”, Proceedings of the ISET Golden Jubilee Symposium, October 20 – 21, 2012, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India.

238. Ritika, Kaustav Chatterjee and Deepankar Choudhury (2011); “Effect of blast load on seismic slope stability using FLAC”, Proceedings of the Golden Jubilee Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2011, GeoChallenges, December 15 – 17, 2011, Kochi, Kerala, India, in CD paper number K-099, Vol. II, pp. 639-642.

239. K. Sangeetha, Ritika and D. Choudhury (2011); “Static and seismic slope stability analyses using FLAC2D”, Abstract Volume of National Conference on ‘Landslide Hazard – Consequences and Challenges’, Eds. A. Ghosh, S. Sarkar and D. P. Kanungo, February 10-12, 2011, CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee, India, pp. 65-66 (abstract published).

240. Debarghya Chakraborty and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); “Seismic slope stability analysis of tailings earthen dam using TALREN4”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2010 (GEOtrendz), (ISBN 023 0332072), December 16 – 18, 2010, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, Vol. 1, pp. 187-190 and in CD.

241. Amey D. Katdare and D. Choudhury (2010); “A critical study on seismic design of retaining structures”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2010 (GEOtrendz), (ISBN 023 0332072), December 16 – 18, 2010, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, Vol. 1, pp. 203-206 and in CD.

242. Deepankar Choudhury (2010); “Review of pseudo-dynamic design approach for waterfront retaining structures subjected to earthquake and tsunami”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2009), February 18-20, 2010, Guntur, A.P., India, Vol. II, pp. 968-974. (Theme Lecture, Invited Paper)

243. Sumedh Y. Mhaske and Deepankar Choudhury (2010); “Application of GIS-GPS for mapping soil index properties”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2009), February 18-20, 2010, Guntur, A.P., India, Vol. I, pp. 35-39.

244. Purnanand P. Savoikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Seismic ehavior of MSW landfills resting on various types of foundation materials using DEEP SOIL”, Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2008), December 17-19, 2008, IISc Bangalore, India, Vol. 2, pp. 432-435 and in CD.

245. Purnanand P. Savoikar and Deepankar Choudhury (2008); “Earthquake hazards on municipal solid waste landfills: an overview”, Proceedings of Symposium on Engineering of Ground & Environmental Geotechnics (SEG2-2008), February 29 – March 1, 2008, JNTU Kukatpallay, Hyderabad, India, pp. 250-255 and in CD.

246. Arghya Das, Deepankar Choudhury, Abhishake Rawat and Debarghya Chakraborty (2008); “Seismic slope stability analysis using MSD model for different modes of movements”, Diamond Jubilee Conference on Landslide Management – Present Scenario & Future Directions, February 10 – 12, 2008, CBRI, Roorkee, India, pp. 35 (abstract published) (This paper received Best Paper Award in the Conference) (Certificate).

247. Deepa Modi, Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2007); “Simplified analysis of seismic slope stability by using pseudo-static approach, Proc. of National Conference on Foundations and Retaining Structures (NCFRS-2007), May 23-24, 2007, IIT Roorkee, India, Vol. 1, pp. 114-117.

248. Rajeev Kumar Bharti, Deepankar Choudhury and Siddharth Chauhan (2006); “Behaviour of subgrade under cyclic load below railway track, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2006, December 14-16, 2006, IIT Madras, Chennai, India, Vol. 2, pp. 731-732.

249. Deepankar Choudhury (2006); “Methods for evaluation and mitigation of earthquake-induced landslides”, First India Disaster Management Congress, November 29-30, 2006 at New Delhi, India (abstract published).

250. Deepankar Choudhury (2006); “Modern techniques for earthquake resistant design of earth retaining structures”, First India Disaster Management Congress, November 29-30, 2006 at New Delhi, India (abstract published).

251. Syed Mohd Ahmad and Deepankar Choudhury (2006); “Behaviour of waterfront retaining structures under earthquake and tsunami: An overview, Seminar on Impact of Earthquake and Tsunami on Architecture, Structural Design and Coastal Protection Works, March 3-4, 2006, Port Blair, Andaman, India, Vol.1, pp. 165-175.

252. Deepankar Choudhury, Sanjay S. Nimbalkar and J. N. Mandal (2005); “Comparative study between pseudo-static and pseudo-dynamic methods of retaining wall design under earthquake condition”, 42nd Indian Geophysical Union, IGU-2005, December 7-9, 2005, Barkatullah University, Bhopal, India.

253. S. Chatterjee and D. Choudhury (2005); “Displacement – based seismic earth pressure on walls rotating about top”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2005, December 17-19, 2005, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, India, Vol. 1, pp. 381-384.

254.      S. Basu and D. Choudhury (2005); “Seismic slope stability analysis by method of vertical slices”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2005, December 17-19, 2005, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, India, Vol.1, pp. 377-380.

255.        Deepankar Choudhury and Sanjay S. Nimbalkar (2004); “Seismic active earth pressure by pseudo-dynamic method”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2004, December 17-19, 2004, N.I.T. Warangal, India, Vol.1, pp.199-202.

256.        Deepankar Choudhury (2003); “Design of retaining wall under seismic conditions”, Workshop on Current Practices and Future Trends in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, 23-24 December 2003, IISc., Bangalore, India.

257.       Deepankar Choudhury and Shailesh Singh (2003); “Static and seismic active earth pressure – A new methodology”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2003, December 18 – 20, 2003, IIT Roorkee, India.

258.       Deepankar Choudhury and K. S. Subba Rao (2003); “Estimation of seismic passive earth pressure on retaining wall for negative wall friction”, Symposium on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, SAGE 2003March 7-9, 2003, IIT Kanpur, India.

259.     Deepankar Choudhury, K. S. Subba Rao and G. V. Nagendra Prasad (2002); “Error analysis for bearing capacity of foundations”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2002December 20 – 22, 2002, M.N.N.I.T. Allahabad, India, Vol.1, pp. 336-339.

260.        K. S. Subba Rao, Deepankar Choudhury and Sanghamitro Ghosh (2001); “Seismic passive earth pressure distribution”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2001, December 14 – 16, 2001, Indore, India, Vol.1, pp. 311-314.

261.        A. Sridharan and Deepankar Choudhury (2000); “Shear strength of fine grained soil and concept of cohesion”, Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2000December 13 – 15, 2000, IIT Bombay, India, Vol.1, pp. 93-94.

 

(g) Edited Book/Chapters in Book/Design Guideline

 

1.    Der-Wen Chang, Tatsunori Matsumoto and Deepankar Choudhury (2017); “Design and Analysis of Piled Raft Foundations – 2017”, Edited Book, ISBN: 978-986-5608-73-6, published by Tamkang University Press, New Taipei City, Taiwan. (Book Flier).

 

2.    Rolf Katzenbach, Steffen Leppla, Alexandra Weidle and Deepankar Choudhury (2015); “Aspects regarding management of soil risk”, In Edited Book entitled ‘Forensic Geotechnical Engineering’ Edited by, V. V. S. Rao and G. L. Sivakumar Babu, published by Springer, (ISSN 2364-5156, ISSN 2364-5164 (electronic), ISBN 978-81-322-2376-4, ISBN 978-81-322-2377-1 (eBook), doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-2377-1, India, Chapter 23, pp. 343-356.

 

3.    Rolf Katzenbach and Deepankar Choudhury (2013); “ISSMGE Combined Pile-Raft Foundation Guideline”, ISSMGE TC 212 Design Guideline, Edited by, Rolf Katzenbach and Deepankar Choudhury, published by Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, (ISBN: 978-3-942068-06-2; ISSN: 1436-6517), pp. 1-23.

 

4.    Proceedings of the International Conference on “State of the Art of Pile Foundation and Pile Case Histories” PILE – 2013, Edited by Paulus P. Rahardjo, Deepankar Choudhury and Budijanto Widjaja, June 2-4, 2013, Bandung, Indonesia.

 

5.    Ranjan Kumar, Deepankar Choudhury and Kapilesh Bhargava (2013); “Recent development in modeling, analysis and design of foundation systems subjected to blast loading considering uncertainties”, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Engineering Uncertainty: Safety Assessment and Management (ISEUSAM – 2012), Edited by, Subrata Chakraborty and Gautam Bhattacharya, published by Springer, (ISBN 978-81-322-0756-6, 978-81-322-0757-3), pp. 927-938. Doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-0757-3_63.

 

6.    Deepankar Choudhury (2009); “Bearing capacity of shallow foundations under static and seismic conditions”, In Edited Book entitled ‘Linear and Non-linear Numerical Analysis of Foundations’ Edited by, John W. Bull, published by Spon Press, an imprint of Taylor & Francis, (ISBN10: 0-415-42050-4 (hbk), 0-203-88777-8 (ebk); ISBN13: 978-0-415-42050-1 (hbk), 978-0-203-88777-6 (ebk)), London and New York, 2009, Chapter 10, pp. 353-372.

 

7.    Deepankar Choudhury (2007); “Computations of seismic earth pressures for design of earth retaining structures”, In Edited Book entitled ‘Design of Foundations in Seismic Areas: Principles and Applications’ Edited by, Subhamoy Bhattacharya, NICEE Publications, (ISBN 81-904190-1-3), Kanpur, India, March 2007, Chapter 5, pp. 209-225.

 

8.    Proceedings of the International Conference on Geosynthetics and Geoenvironmental Engineering (ICGGE-2004) Edited by J. N. Mandal and D. Choudhury, Quest Publications, (ISBN 81-87099-32-1), Mumbai, India, December 2004.

 

(h) Summary of Total Citation Record and h-index:

 

Parameters

In SCOPUS

(as on October 30, 2017)

In Web of Science

(as on October 30, 2017)

In Google Scholar

(as on October 30, 2017)

In ResearchGate

(as on October 30, 2017)

Number of citations

1576

804

2328

1869

h-index

23

17

26

24

 

Sources:

(i)            SCOPUS: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=7103392045

(ii)          Web of Science: http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-7654-2009

(iii)         Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=C1toVEsAAAAJ

(iv)         ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Deepankar_Choudhury

(v)          ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2331-7049

(vi)         ResearcherID: B-7654-2009

(vii)        Scopus Author ID: 7103392045

 


 

Continuing Education Programme (CEP) Conducted:

  1. During 25 – 29 February, 2008 at L.D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad, Gujarat under Directorate of Technical Education Gujarat, on topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering” for Civil Engineering Academicians and Practitioners as CEP short term course from IIT Bombay as an activity for the Golden Jubilee Extension Centre of IIT Bombay at Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. (http://dte.gswan.gov.in/)
  2. During 21 – 25 April, 2008 at Govt. Polytechnic, Ahmedabad, Gujarat under Directorate of Technical Education Gujarat, on topic “Engineering Mechanics” for Engineering Academicians as CEP short term course from IIT Bombay as an activity for the Golden Jubilee Extension Centre of IIT Bombay at Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. (http://dte.gswan.gov.in/)
  3. During June 30 – July 6, 2008 at IIT Bombay under Directorate of Technical Education Gujarat, on topic “Mechanics of Solids” for Gujarat College Teachers as CDEEP-CEP short term course from IIT Bombay, India. (http://dte.gswan.gov.in/)

 


 

Invited Lectures Delivered :

  1. On 21st October, 2017, at 15th IACMAG, Wuhan, China, on the topic “Behaviour of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation under Static and Seismic Loadings – Theory and Practice”, during the 15th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics on 19-23 October, 2017, organized by International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) during 15th IACMAG at Hong Shan Hotel, Wuhan, China. (Photo of lecture, also Chaired a technical session on ‘Soil Dynamics and Geotechnical Safety’, photo)
  2. On 14th October, 2017, at IIT Kanpur, India, on the topic “Combined Pile-Raft Foundations – Sustainable Foundation Solution for High-Rise Structures”, during National Workshop on ‘Sustainable Geotechnics’ during 13-14 October, 2017, jointly organized by Dept. of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur and Indian Geotechnical Society, Kanpur Chapter, India.
  3. On 20th September, 2017, at 19th ICSMGE, Seoul, South Korea, on the topic “Dynamic Soil-Structure Interactions in Combined Pile-Raft Foundations – Theory to Practice”, during the ISSMGE Technical Committee TC 207 Workshop Session-I on 20 September, 2017, organized by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) Technical Committee TC 207-Soil Structure Intercation and Retaining Walls during 19th ICSMGE at COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, South Korea (Republic of Korea).
  4. On 25th June, 2017, at MS University Baroda, India, on the topic “Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction Problems in Foundation Engineering – Theory to Practice”, during National Seminar on ‘Engineering and Forensic Aspects of Structural Foundations’ (EFSF-17) on 25 June, 2017, jointly organized by Dept. of Applied Mechanics., MS University Baroda, Structural Engineering Association (SEA) Baroda and Indian Geotechnical Society, Baroda Chapter, India.
  5. On 15th June, 2017, at Incheon National University, Republic of Korea, on the topic “Deep Excavation and Retaining Structures – Theory to Practice”, organized by Dept. of Urban Science and Engineering, Incheon National University, Republic of Korea (South Korea).
  6. On 14th June, 2017, at Incheon National University, Republic of Korea, on the topic “Recent Advances in Seismic Design of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Landfill Considering Stability”, organized by Environmental Centre, Incheon National University, Republic of Korea (South Korea).
  7. On 9th June, 2017, at Incheon National University, Republic of Korea, on the topic “Dynamic Soil Properties and Liquefaction under Earthquake Conditions”, organized by Disaster Prevention Centre, Incheon National University, Republic of Korea (South Korea).
  8. On 5th June, 2017, at Yonsei University, Republic of Korea, on the topic “Recent Reaserch Advances at IIT Bombay on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering”, organized by Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engg., Yonsei University, Republic of Korea (South Korea).
  9. On 25th May, 2017, at Incheon National University, Republic of Korea, on the topic “Seismic Design of Earth and Waterfront Retaining Structures”, organized by Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engg., Incheon National University, Republic of Korea (South Korea).
  10. On 14th May, 2017, at NIT Silchar, India, on the topic “Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation under Seismic Conditions”, during National Conference on Recent Advancement in Geotechnical Investigation and Ground Improvement Technique (RAGIGIT-2017) during 14-15 May, 2017, jointly organized by Dept. of Civil Engg., NIT Silchar and Indian Geotechnical Society, Silchar Chapter, which was inaugurated on 14th May, 2017 at Silchar, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  11. On 29th April, 2017, at Goa Engineering College (GEC), Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa, India, on the topic “Seismic Design of Tailing Dam Consideirng Dynamic Soil Properties”, during The First Dr. Victor De Mello Goa Lecture and Seminar on Soil Investigations and Forensic Engineering on 29th April, 2017, jointly organized by Department of Civil Engineering, GEC, Goa and Goa Chapter of Indian Geotechnical Society, Goa, India.
  12. On 4th March, 2017, at IIT Roorkee, India, on the topic “Numerical Modeling of DSSI Problems on Retaining Structures and Pile Foundations”, during National Conference (CoNMiG-2017) during 3-4 March, 2017, jointly organized by Dept. of Civil Engg., IIT Roorkee and Indian Geotechnical Society, Roorkee Chapter, Roorkee, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  13. On 14th January, 2017, at Raichak Fort on Ganges, WB, India on the topic “Sustainable Foundation Solution for High-Rise Structures using Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) System”, during the International Conference – Humboldt Kolleg 2017 on ‘Earth Sciences and Material Sciences for Sustainable Societal Development’ during 13-15 January, 2017 at Raichak, WB, India, organized jointly by Department of Geology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India and Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Foundation, Germany.
  14. On 21st December, 2016, at Saymen Beach Resort, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, on the topic “Recent Advances in Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) System under Earthquake Conditions”, during 3rd International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering (ICACE 2016), during 21-23 December, 2016, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET), Chittagong 4349, Bangladesh. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  15. On 19th December, 2016, at Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, India, on the topic “Recent Advances on Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) under Static and Seismic Conditions – Theory to Practice”, during 1st International Conference on ‘Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development – Opportunities and Challenges (CESDOC 2016)’ during 19-21 December, 2016, organized by Civil Engineering Department, Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, Assam, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  16. On 14th December, 2016, at IIT Madras, Chennai, India, on the topic “Behaviour of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) and Piles in Liquefiable Soils under Earthquake Conditions”, during Pre-Conference Workshop of IGC 2016 on ‘Foundations in Liquefiable Soil’ on 14th December, 2016, jointly organized by Deep Foundations Institute (DFI – India), Indian Geotechnical Society Chennai Chapter and Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras), Chennai, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  17. On 7th December, 2016, at PHD House, New Delhi, India, on the topic “Advances in Design and Practice for Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) under Earthquake Conditions”, during Conference on ‘Planning and Design of Tall Buildings including Earthquake and Wind Effects’ during 6-7 December, 2016, organized by Indian Association of Structural Engineers (IAStructE), New Delhi, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  18. On 30th November, 2016, at IIT Bhubaneswar, India, on the topic “Recent Advances in Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) System under Earthquake Conditions”, during Workshop on ‘Recent Advances in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering’ on 30th November, 2016, jointly organized by School of Infrastructure Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar [IIT Bhubaneswar] and Indian Geotechnical Society Bhubaneswar Chapter, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  19. On 16th November, 2016, at IRICEN, Pune, India, on the topic “Soil Properties under Dynamic Loading and Related Applications in Railway Engineering”, during joint meeting of IITB-IRICEN, organized by Indian Railways Institute of Civil Engineering (IRICEN) Pune, India.
  20. On 5th November, 2016, at Ponda, Goa, India, on the topic “Deep Excavation and Retaining Structures-Theory to Practice”, during The Seminar on ‘Retaining Structures’ on 5th November, 2016, jointly organized by Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (Goa Centre) [ACCE(I) Goa Centre] and Goa Chapter of Indian Geotechnical Society, Goa, India.
  21. On 27th October, 2016, at Goa Engineering College (GEC), Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa, India, on the topic “Seismic Design of Piles and Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF)”, during The Advanced Seminar on ‘Soil Response & Seismic Design of Foundations’ on 27th October, 2016, jointly organized by Department of Civil Engineering, GEC, Goa and Goa Chapter of Indian Geotechnical Society, Goa, India. (This is a Keynote lecture on the occasion of Inauguration of Goa Chapter of IGS)
  22. On 13th September, 2016, at IIT Kanpur, India, on the topic “Recent Advances in Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) System under Earthquake Conditions”, during The Short-term Training Program (STTP) at IIT Kanpur during 13-17 September, 2016, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India.
  23. On 18th August, 2016, at Sheraton Hotel, Chicago, USA, on the topic “Recent Advances in Seismic Design of MSW Landfill Considering Stability”, during The Indo-US Bilateral Workshop during Geo-Chicago 2016 on 18 August, 2016, organized jointly by Indo-US S&T Forum (IUSTF), Fulbright House, New Delhi and ASCE, USA at Sheraton Hotel, Chicago, USA.
  24. On 9th August, 2016, at HKUST, Hong Kong, on the topic “Recent Advances in Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) System under Earthquake Conditions”, during The 1st International Symposium on Soil Dynamics and Geotechnical Sustainability, during 7-9 August, 2016, organized jointly by Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Committee of Soil Dynamics of the Chinese Society for Vibration Engineering, and Chinese Institution of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, China Civil Engineering Society at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong. (This is a Keynote lecture) (http://www1.ce.ust.hk/issdgs2016/)
  25. On 4th August, 2016, at IIT Roorkee Greater Noida Extension Campus, India, on the topic “Recent Advances in Seismic Design of Earth and Waterfront Retaining Structures”, during The 6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering & Soil Dynamics (6ICRAGEE), during 1-6 August, 2016, organized jointly by Indian Society of Earthquake Technology (ISET) and IIT Roorkee, India. (This is a Special Invited lecture) (http://6icragee.com/nw6ic/)
  26. On 25th June, 2016, at JNTU Kakinada, India, on the topic “Geotechnical Problems and Lessons from Malin Debris Flow Disaster”, during National Seminar on Problems, Remedies and Innovations in Soil Mechanics (PRISM), organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Kakinada Chapter, India; JNTU Kakinada, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  27. On 11th June, 2016, at National Institute of Technology (NIT) Agartala, Tripura, India on the topic “Application of Mathematical Modeling in Civil Geotechnical Engineering Problems”, during the National Conference on ‘Engineering Problems and Application of Mathematics’ during June 11-12, 2016 at NIT Agartala, India, jointly organized by Civil Engineering Department and Mathematics Department, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Agartala, Tripura, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  28. On 18th May, 2016, at Department of Structural Engineering, Birla Vishawakarma Mahavidyalaya (BVM) Engineering College, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand, Gujarat, India on the topic “Soil-Structure Intercation for Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF)”, during the Two Weeks TEQIP Short Term Course on ‘Recent Trends in Foundation Engineering’ during May 16-28, 2016 at BVM Engineering College, Anand, Gujarat, India.
  29. On 9th April, 2016, at Department of Applied Mechanics, SVNIT, Surat, Gujarat, India on the topic “Geotechnical Investigations for Determination of Dynamic Soil Properties”, during the TEQIP Short Term Course at SVNIT, Surat, Gujarat, India.
  30. On 6th March, 2016, at Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India on the topic “Waterfront Structures-Issues Related to Protection of Shore Against Waves”, during the Seminar on ‘Geotechnical Challenges in Developing Coastal Cities’ during March 5-6, 2016 at Andhra University, Vizag, India, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society Visakhapatnam Chapter and Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, Andhra University, Vizag, India.
  31. On 1st March, 2016, at Hotel Royale Chulan, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering: Recent Research Advances and Practices for Earthquake Resistant Design of Building Foundations”, during the Seminar on ‘Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering in Malaysia’ during March 1-2, 2016 at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, organized by Public Works Department, Govt. of Malaysia. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  32. On 20th February, 2016, at Hotel Annapurna, Kathmandu, Nepal on the topic “Recent Research Advances and Practices for Earthquake Resistant Design of Building Foundations”, during the International Conference – Humboldt Kolleg 2016 on ‘Living under Threat of Earthquake’ during 19-22 February, 2016 at Kathmandu, Nepal, organized by Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Foundation, Germany.
  33. On 25th January, 2016, at NIT Patna, India, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering: Sustainable Foundations During Earthquakes – Theory to Practice”, organized by National Institute of Technology (NIT) Patna for Foundation Day Lecture of the Institute at Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna, India.
  34. On 23rd January, 2016, at IEI Tripura Centre, Agartala, India, on the topic “Earth Retaining Structures and Related Slope Stability Problems – Design Issues for Earthquake Conditions”, organized jointly by Institution of Engineers India (IEI), Tripura Centre, Agartala, India.
  35. On 22nd January, 2016, at NIT Agartala, India, on the topic “Pile Foundations During Earthquakes in Liquefiable Soils – Theory to Practice”, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society Guwahati Chapter and Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Agartala, for NES-GeoCongress 2016 at NIT Agartala, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  36. On 28th December, 2015, at IIT Guwahati, India, on the topic “Seismic Aspects of Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundations”, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society Guwahati Chapter and Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, IIT Guwahati, India.
  37. On 4th December, 2015, at MS University Baroda, Vadodara, India, on the topic “Behaviour of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation under Static and Seismic Conditions – Theory and Applications”, during the National Seminar on ‘Recent Trends in Pile and Piled Raft Foundation’, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Baroda Chapter and Deep Foundation Institute (DFI) of India.
  38. On 21st November, 2015, at Bogmallo Beach Resort, Goa, India, on the topic “Sustainable Foundation Solutions for Super-high-rise Buildings to Mitigate Earthquake Disasters”, during the Humboldt Kolleg 2015, jointly organized by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany and National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune, India.
  39. On 14th November, 2015, at Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan, on the topic “Coupled Behaviour of Pile Foundations in Liquefied and Non-liquefied Soils during Earthquakes including Case Study”, during the Second Japan-India Workshop in Geotechnical Engineering – Geotechnics for Resilient Structures, jointly organized by Japanese Geotechnical Society (JGS), Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) and Fukuoka University, Japan.
  40. On 3rd October, 2015, at Institution of Engineers, Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, on the topic “Pile Foundations during Earthquakes in Liquefiable Soils – Theory to Practice”, during the National Seminar on ‘Role of Geotechnology in Disaster Mitigation’, organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Bhubaneswar Chapter, Bhubaneswar, India. (This is a Keynote lecture)
  41. On 29th September, 2015, at Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel, Bali, Indonesia, on the topic “Theory to Reality of Failures of Soil Slopes including Forensic Analysis of an Indian Landslide Disaster”, during the International Conference on Landslides and Slope Stability (SLOPE 2015), jointly organized by ISSMGE, HATI, ISRM, ICL, LIPI and Parahyangan Catholic University, Bandung, Indonesia. (This is a Keynote lecture at Conference SLOPE 2015) (Photos of Keynote – 1, 2) (Photos of Chairing Session – 1, 2)
  42. On 26th September, 2015, at JNTU Kakinada, India, on the topic “Special Loading Aspects on Shallow and Deep Foundations”, during National Seminar on ‘Shallow and Deep Foundations, TC-1’, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Kakinada Chapter, India; JNTU Kakinada, India. (This is an Invited lecture at the seminar as the Convener of Technical Committee TC-1 of IGS, New Delhi).
  43. On 12th September, 2015, at SGSITS, Indore, India, on the topic “Earth Retaining Structures – Conventional and Modern Analysis for Mitigation of Natural Disasters”, during National Seminar on ‘Natural Disaster Mitigation and Management, TC-3 (NDMM)’, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Indore Chapter, India; SGSITS Indore, India. (This is an Invited lecture at the seminar as a Member of Technical Committee TC-3 of IGS, New Delhi).
  44. On 9th September, 2015, at ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions (India) Private Limited, Vikhroli, Mumbai, India, on the topic “Static and Seismic Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation”, organized by ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions (India) Private Limited, Mumbai, India.
  45. On 14th March, 2015, at IEI Vadodara, India, on the topic “Seismic Hazard Studies for Gujarat Including Geotechnical Field Applications”, during 5th Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (5IYGEC), 14-15 March, 2015, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Vadodara Chapter, India; IEI Vadodara; MS University Baroda, Vadodara, India. (This is a Keynote lecture at Conference 5IYGEC-2015).
  46. On 27th February, 2015, at JNTU Hyderabad, India, on the topic “Geotechnical Issues of Disasters due to Slope In-Stability”, during Workshop on GeoPractices – 2015’, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Hyderabad Chapter, India; JNTU Hyderabad; IIT Hyderabad, India.
  47. On 23rd January, 2015, at IIT Madras, Chennai, India, on the topic “Landslide Disasters due to Earthquake, Blast and Seepage – Theory and Case Studies”, during 6th International Geotechnical Symposium (6IGS) on ‘Disaster Mitigation in Special Geoenvironmental Conditions’, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Chennai Chapter, India; IIT Madras, Chennai; Deep Foundations Institute (DFI); IGS Bangalore and Kochi Chapters, India. Announcement, Photo1, Photo2
  48. On 17th January, 2015, at Savitribai Phule Pune University, India, on the topic “Lessons from Landslide Disaster – Geotechnical Field Experience At Malin, Pune”, during Workshop on ‘Disaster Management’, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Pune Chapter, Pune, India and Department of Environmental Sciences, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, India.
  49. On 9th January, 2015, at IIT Guwahati, India, on the topic “Pile foundations during earthquakes in liquefiable soils and CPRF – Theory to practice”, during UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) Workshop on ‘Seismic Requalification of Pile Supported Structures’, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Guwahati (NE) Chapter, Guwahati, India and Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Guwahati, India.
  50. On 20th December, 2014, at JNTU Kakinada, India, on the topic “Recent Developments in Design of Waterfront Retaining Structures to Withstand Earthquake and Tsunami”, during Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Kakinada Chapter, Kakinada, India, JNTU Kakinada and IGS, New Delhi, India.
  51. On 17th December, 2014, at JNTU Kakinada, India, on the topic “Geotechnical Case Studies Using Numerical Modelling”, during Workshop on ‘Geotechnical Designs Through Finite Element Analysis’, organized jointly by M/s Ram Caddsys, Chennai and Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Kakinada Chapter, Kakinada, India.
  52. On 12th December, 2014, at IIT Roorkee, India, on the topic “Pile Foundations During Earthquakes in Liquefiable Soils – Theory to practice”, during 15th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering (15SEE-2014), organized jointly by Indian Society for Earthquake Technology (ISET) Roorkee, India and Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, India.
  53. On 11th October, 2014, at GNDEC Ludhiana, India, on the topic “Lessons from Landslide Disaster – Geotechnical Field Experience At Malin, Pune”, during National Conference on ‘Geotechnical Engineering Practice and Sustainable Infrastructure Development (GEPSID-2014)’, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Ludhiana Chapter, Ludhiana, India and Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana, India.
  54. On 19th September, 2014, at IIT Delhi, India, on the topic “Activities of ISSMGE’s Technical Committee TC 212 on Deep Foundations”, during DFI India 2014 conference, organized jointly by Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and Indian Geotechnical Society Delhi Chapter, New Delhi, India.
  55. On 15th September, 2014, at Government College of Engineering, Amravati, India, on the topic “Combined Pile-Raft Foundation – Theory to Practice for Safer Foundation Solution”, during the workshop on ‘Geotechnical Engineering Practices – Risk and Safety’, on occasion of Inauguration of new IGS Amravati Chapter and organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society Amravati Chapter and Department of Civil Engineering, Govt. College of Engineering, Amravati, India.
  56. On 25th June, 2014, at INGV, L’Aquila, Italy, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering – Theory to Practice at IIT Bombay”, organized jointly by Department of Seismology and Tectonophysics, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV), Sede di L’Aquila, Via dell’Arcivescovado, 8 – 67100 L’Aquila, Italy and Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile, Edile – Architettura, Ambientale, Universitą degli Studi dell’Aquila, L’Aquila University, Italy. (Announcement)
  57. On 11th June, 2014, at TU Freiberg, Germany, on the topic “Research and Practice on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering at IIT Bombay”, organized by Institute of Geotechnik, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Gustav-Zeuner-Strasse 1, 09596 Freiberg, Germany.
  58. On 11th April, 2014, at IIT Kanpur, India, on the topic “Recent Advances in Foundation and Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering”, organized jointly by Indian Geotechnical Society Kanpur Chapter and Geotechnical Engineering Group of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, IIT Kanpur, India.
  59. On 7th April, 2014, at Gujarat Technological University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India during Review week of Gujarat Technological University (GTU), on the topic “Future of Foundation Engineering and Research Ethics”, organized by Gujarat Technological University (GTU), India.
  60. On 3rd April, 2014, at American University in Dubai (AUD), Dubai, UAE, on the topic “Earthquake Resistant Design of Tailing Dams and Pile Foundations: Theory to Practice”, during the Deep Foundations Institute Middle East Conference 2014 (DFIMEC-2014), jointly organized by Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), American University in Dubai (AUD) and Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone Authority, Dubai, UAE. (This is a Keynote lecture at Conference DFIMEC-2014) (Certificate)
  61. On 8th February, 2014, at Charotar University of Science and Technology (CHARUSAT), Changa, Gujarat, India, on the topic “Soil Dynamics”, during the National Seminar on ‘Soil Dynamics and Machine Foundations’ jointly organized by Department of Civil Engineering, CHARUSAT, Changa, Gujarat and Indian Geotechnical Society Baroda Chapter, India. (This is the Keynote lecture at Seminar)
  62. On 27th January, 2014, at R.V.College of Engineering, Bangalore, India, on the topic “Advances in Research at IIT Bombay: Sustainable Foundation Solutions for Buildings to Mitigate Earthquake Disasters”, during the seminar on ‘Research Avenues in Geotechnical Engineering’ organized by Department of Civil Engineering, R.V. College of Engineering (RVCE), Bangalore, India.
  63. On 24th January, 2014, at AERB, Mumbai, India, on the topic “Design of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation (CPRF) in Alluvial Sites”, during the discussion meeting on ‘Engineering on foundations for NPP structures in alluvial soils’ organized by Siting & Structural Engineering Div. (SSED), Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB), Mumbai, Govt. of India.
  64. On 31st December, 2013, at IIT Patna, India, on the topic “Research and Developments at IIT Bombay: Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Patna, India.
  65. On 22nd October, 2013, at SVNIT, Surat, Gujarat, India during STTP, on the topic “Soil Properties Under Dynamics Loadings and Their Applications”, organized by Applied Mechanics Department, SVNIT Surat, India.
  66. On 3rd October, 2013, at Department of Civil Engineering, SIT Tumkur, Karnakata, India, on the topic “Sustainable Foundation Solutions for Buildings to Mitigate Earthquake Disasters”, organized by SIT Tumkur, Karnataka, India.
  67. On 18th July, 2013, at Department of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, RWTH Aachen University, Germany on the topic “Need and Research Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering”, organized by Department of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, RWTH Aachen University, Loschnerstr. 4-20, D-52064, Aachen, Germany.
  68. On 24th June, 2013, at Division of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg on the topic “Research and Developments at IIT Bombay : Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering”, organized by Div. of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engg., University of Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 6 Rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, L-1359, Luxembourg.
  69. On 4th June, 2013, at Savoy Homann Bidakara Hotel, Bandung, Indonesia, on the topic “Behaviour of Piles in Liquefied Soils under Seismic Conditions”, during International Conference on “State of the Art of Pile Foundation and Case Histories” PILE-2013, jointly organized by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) Technical Committee TC 212 – Deep Foundations, Indonesian Geotechnical Society, Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanic (IRSM), Chinese Academy of Science Wuhan, China and Universitas Katolik Parahyangan, Bandung Indonesia.
  70. On 14th May, 2013, at Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India, on the topic “Advances in Seismic Design Issues of Various Geotechnical Structures”, jointly organized by Karnataka Geotechnical Centre (KGC) and Department of Civil Engineering, IISc Bangalore, India.
  71. On 9th March, 2013, at Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM), Chennai, India during One Day Seminar on ‘Embankments: Design and Construction’, on the topic “Some Studies on Static and Seismic Stability of Embankments”, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society Chennai Chapter and IIT Madras, Chennai, India.
  72. On 9th February, 2013, at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India during International Humboldt Kolleg (IHK-2013), on the topic “Role of Combined Pile-Raft Foundation and Energy Pile in Climate Change – Piles through Dynamically Liquefied Soil”, organized by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India and supported by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Bonn, Germany. [It is an Invited Lecture as a Humboldt Fellow at the above Humboldt Kolleg].
  73. On 5th January, 2013, at Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, on the topic “Advances in Seismic Design Issues of Various Geotechnical Structures”, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), Kolkata Chapter and Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. (Photo with selected members, after Lecture)
  74. On 20th December, 2012, at Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT), Surat, India during 8th Biennial Structural Engineering Convention (SEC – 2012), on the topic “Advanced Design Issues of Various Geotechnical Structures Under Earthquake Conditions”, organized by Applied Mechanics Department of Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT), Surat, India. (This is a Keynote Lecture) (Photo-1, Photo-2, Photo-3)
  75. On 17th December, 2012, at Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi), India during UKIERI International Workshop on Seismic Requalification of Geotechnical Structures (SRGS), on the topic “Seismic Behaviour of Earth Retaining Structures and Design Issues”, jointly organized by UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI), Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), IIT Guwahati and IIT Delhi, India.
  76. On 31st October, 2012, at University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia during International Conference on Ground Improvement and Ground Control : Transport Infrastructure Development and Natural Hazards Mitigation (ICGI – 2012), on the topic “Modern Design Techniques for Reinforced Soil-Walls to Mitigate Seismic and Tsunami Hazards”, jointly organized by Centre for Geomechanics & Railway Engineering, and SMART Infrastructure Facility, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia, ISSMGE TC 211, TC 214, TC 202, TC 303.
  77. On 8th September, 2012, at Hotel Taj Krishna, Hyderabad, India during ‘Indo-Global Education Summit & Expo 2012’, as panel member for session 11 (Physical Sciences) on the topic “Research and Developments at IIT Bombay : Advances in Earthquake Engineering”, organized by The Indus Foundation, USA and India.
  78. On 16th March, 2012, at L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India during Review week of Gujarat Technological University (GTU), on the topic “Need of study for seismic liquefaction and ground response for design of foundations”, organized by Gujarat Technological University (GTU), India.
  79. On 3rd March, 2012, at IIT Kanpur, India during Symposium on ‘Recent Development in Geotechnical Engineering’, on the topic “Recent development in geotechnical earthquake engineering research at IIT Bombay”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India.
  80. On 24th February, 2012, at Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg, India, on the topic “Earthquake disasters and mitigations – Indian and International Scenario”, organized by Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg, India.
  81. On 14th December, 2011, at Hotel Park Central, Kochi, Kerala, India during First Indo – Japan Workshop in Geotechnical Engineering, Theme: Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, on the topic “Seismic liquefaction hazard and site response for design of piles in Mumbai”, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India and Japan Geotechnical Society (JGS), Tokyo, Japan. Photo-1, Photo-2
  82. On 21st October, 2011, at Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore, India during International Humboldt Kolleg, on the topic “Energy Piles – Modern Geotechnics for Sustainable Development”, organized by Institute for Social and Economic Change (I.S.E.C.), Bangalore, India and supported by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Bonn, Germany. [It is an Invited Lecture as a Humboldt Fellow at the above Humboldt Kolleg]
  83. On 8th September, 2011, at GRT Grand Salem, India during Humboldt Kolleg and International Conference (Earth-Future), on the topic “Recent Advances in Earthquake Resistant Design of Earthen Structures”, organized by Periyar University, Salem, India and supported by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Bonn, Germany. [It is an Invited Lecture as a Humboldt Fellow at the above Humboldt Kolleg]
  84. On 12th July, 2011, at Division of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany on the topic “Recent Researches on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering at IIT Bombay”, organized by Div. of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engg., Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Erwin-Schroedinger-Str., D-67663, Kaiserslautern, Germany.
  85. On 26th May, 2011, at International Centre for Geohazards (ICG), Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI), Oslo, Norway on the topic “Recent Trends of Research on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering at IIT Bombay”, organized by ICG, NGI, Ulleval Stadion, NO-0806, Oslo, Norway.
  86. On 18th March, 2011, at Oklahoma Transportation Center, Oklahoma, USA, on the topic “Seismic Behaviour of Piles in Liquefied Soils for Infrastructural Applications”, organized by The Oklahoma Transportation Center (OkTC), Tinker Business & Industrial Park, 2601 Liberty Parkway, Suite 110, Oklahoma 73110, USA.  Appreciation Certificate
  87. On 12th February, 2011, at Central Building Research Institute (CBRI), Roorkee, India, on the topic “Recent Advances in Seismic Slope Stability Analysis”, organized by CSIR – Central Building Research Institute (CBRI), Roorkee, India. [It is a Keynote Lecture during the National Conference on ‘Landslide Hazard, Consequences and Challenges’, 10-12 February, 2011, CBRI Roorkee, India]
  88. On 23rd October, 2010, at Chongqing, China, on the topic “Applications of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Research for Disaster Mitigation and Management”, organized jointly by Journal of Disaster Advances and Chongqing University, China. [It is a Plenary Lecture during the 1st International Conference on Disaster Prevention Technology and Management (DPTM-2010), 23-25 October, 2010, Chongqing, China]
  89. On 26th July, 2010, at Monash University, Australia, on the topic “Recent Researches on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering at IIT Bombay”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia.
  90. On 23rd July, 2010, at University of Wollongong, Australia, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering: Recent Researches at IIT Bombay”, organized by School of Civil Engineering, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia.
  91. On 5th March, 2010, at Dept. of Civil Engineering, TU Berlin, Germany, on the topic “Earthquake Resistant Design of Geotechnical Structures: Research at IIT Bombay”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Technical University (TU) Berlin, 13355 Berlin, Germany.
  92. On 4th February, 2010, at Institute for Computer Science, University of Bayreuth, Germany, on the topic “State-of-the-art Research on Behaviour of MSW Landfill under Static and Seismic Loading Conditions”, jointly organized by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany and University of Bayreuth, Germany.
  93. On 12th November, 2009, at Marathwada Institute of Technology (MIT) Aurangabad, India, on the topics “Theory of Vibrations” and “Seismic Design Principles for Geotechnical Structures as per Design Codes, organized by MIT Aurangabad, India and sponsored by National Disaster Management Division of Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India during National Programme for Capacity Building of Architects in Earthquake Risk Management (NPCBAERM) during November 9 – 14, 2009.
  94. On 17th September, 2009, at Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam, India, on the topic “Integrity of Sub-Structural Systems during Earthquake: Indian and International Perspectives”, organized by Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), New Delhi, India during Fourth National Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering (NatFOE – 4) during September 16-17, 2009.
  95. On 3rd July, 2009, at Institute of Lowland Technology (ILT), Saga University, Japan, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering: Recent Research at IIT Bombay”, organized by Institute of Lowland Technology (ILT), Saga University, Honjo-1, Saga 840-8502, Japan. Photo with Prof. Hayashi and his colleagues and students
  96. On 2nd July, 2009, at Dept. of Civil Engineering, Kyushu University, Japan, on the topic “Behaviour and Design of Reinforced Soil-Wall under Seismic Loading: Recent Research at IIT Bombay”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Kyushu University, 744 Motooka, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan. Photo with Prof. Yusufuku and his colleagues and students
  97. On 1st July, 2009, at Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Japan, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering: Recent Research Findings at IIT Bombay”, organized by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Yamaguchi University, 2-16-1 Tokiwadai, Ube 755-8611, Japan. Photo with Prof. Hyodo and his colleagues and students and Prof. Kitamura
  98. On 29th June, 2009, at Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University, Japan, on the topic “Earthquake Resistant Design of Geotechnical Structures: Research at IIT Bombay”, organized by Urban Infrastructure Earthquake Disaster Research Group of DPRI, Kyoto University, Gokasho Uji, Kyoto 611-0011, Japan. Photo with Prof. Takahashi and his students and Mr. Tanaka
  99. On 26th June, 2009, at Institute of Technology, Shimizu Corporation, Japan, on the topic “Recent Research on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering at IIT Bombay”, organized by Institute of Technology, Shimizu Corporation, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-8530, Japan.
  100. On 25th June, 2009, at Dept. of Civil Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology (TIT), Japan, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering: Recent Research Findings at IIT Bombay”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology (TIT), Oh-okayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8552, Japan.  Photo with Prof. Kusakabe and his colleagues and students
  101. On 22nd May, 2009, at Dept. of Ocean Civil Engineering, Kagoshima University (KU), Japan, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering: Recent Research and Developments at IIT Bombay”, organized by Department of Ocean Civil Engineering, Kagoshima University (KU), Korimoto, Kagoshima 890-0065, Japan. Photo with Prof. Kitamura and his colleagues and students
  102. On 2nd January, 2009, at SVNIT, on the topic “Introduction to Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and its Applications”, an invited lecture during AICTE sponsored Short Term Training Programme (STTP) on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering (AGE), organized by Department of Applied Mechanics, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat, Gujarat, India.
  103. On 1st December, 2008, at IIT Madras, Chennai, India, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Research and Developments at IIT Bombay”, jointly organized by TU9, Germany and IIT Madras India in connection with the TU9-IITM Indo-German Workshop on ‘Earthquake Engineering for Sustainable Structures’ during November 30 to December 2, 2008.
  104. On 8th November, 2008, at Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, India, on the topic “Recent Developments in Analysis of Waterfront Retaining Structures subjected to Earthquake and Tsunami”, organized by Department of Earthquake Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, India in connection with the receipt of Shamsher Prakash (SP) Research Award – 2008.
  105. On 14th October, 2008, at Young Researchers Forum,14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (14WCEE), Beijing, China, on the topic “Analytical Solutions for Design of Waterfront Retaining Structures Subjected to Earthquake and Tsunami”, organized by 14WCEE, Beijing, China. (Only Lecture to Represent India and it’s Earthquake Research in the World Forum). (Photo-1) (Photo-2) (Photo-3)
  106. On 29th August, 2008, at Central Power Research Institute (CPRI), Bangalore, India, on the topic “Recent Advances in Seismic Design of Waterfront Retaining Structures”, organized by NITK Surathkal, BARC Mumbai and CPRI Bangalore, India.
  107. On 14th March, 2008, at Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), USA, on the topic “Seismic design of retaining structures – Recent developments”, organized by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, NY 12180, USA.
  108. On 15th February, 2008, at Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune (MIT, Pune), on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and its Applications”, an invited keynote lecture during a state level silver jubilee conference on Recent Advances in Structural Engineering (RASE-2008) during 15-16 February, 2008, organized by Department of Applied Mechanics, MAEER’s MIT, Pune, India, on the occasion of Silver Jubilee of the institute.
  109. On 18th December, 2007, at College of Engineering, Pune (COEP), on the topic “Introduction to Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and its Applications”, an invited lecture during Short Term Training Programme (STTP) on Earthquake Resistant Design of RC Buildings, organized by Department of Applied Mechanics, College of Engineering, Pune, India.
  110. On 3rd April, 2007, at Centaur Hotel, New Delhi, on the topic “Need for revisions in IS codes for earthquake resistant design of geotechnical structures”, an invited lecture during the National Workshop on Science and Technology in Disaster Management “ Earthquake, Landslide and Tsunami, organized by National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), New Delhi, India.
  111. On 3rd March, 2007, at Jawharlal Nehru Technical University (JNTU), Kukatpally, Hyderabad, on the topic “Recent developments in earthquake resistant design of retaining walls”, a keynote lecture during First Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (FIYGEC 2007), organized by JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad, IGS Hyderabad Chapter, IGS Kakinada Chapter, India.
  112. On 9th December, 2006, at Indian National Academy of Science building, on the topic “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering”, organized by Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), New Delhi, India.
  113. On 22nd and 23rd November, 2006, at Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar, Gujarat, on the topics “Dynamic Soil Properties: Evaluations and Uses” and “Seismic Design of Retaining Structures under Passive Earth Pressure Condition”, organized by Indian Geotechnical Society, Bhavnagar Chapter, Gujarat, India.
  114. On 2nd October, 2006, at 4275 Boelter Hall, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA, on the topic “Seismic design of retaining structures under passive earth pressure condition”, organized by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA. Photo with Prof. Jonathan Stewart and Prof. Scott
  115. On 8th September, 2006, at Indian National Academy of Engineering, on the topic “Design of retaining structures under earthquake conditions”, organized by Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), New Delhi, India.
  116. On 10th May, 2006, at 406 Davis Hall, University of California, Berkeley, USA, on the topic “Computation of seismic passive earth pressures on retaining structures”, organized by GeoEngineering Group, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA. (a)Photo with Prof. Jonathan D Bray and Prof. Nicholas Sitar (b) Photo with Prof. Raymond B Seed (c) Photo with Prof. Michael Riemer
  117. On 28th February, 2006, at The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Kolkata, on the topic “Design and construction of earthquake resistant foundations for rural areas”, organized by ISCA on the occasion of National Science Day at Kolkata, India.
  118. On 29th December, 2005, at Jawharlal Nehru Technical University (JNTU), Kukatpally, Hyderabad, on the topic “Design of retaining structures under earthquake conditions”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, J.N.T.U. Kukatpally, Hyderabad, India. Photo with Prof. M. R.Madhav
  119. On 7th December, 2005, at Barkatullah University, Bhopal, on the topic “Comparative study between pseudo-static and pseudo-dynamic methods of retaining wall design under earthquake condition”, organized by Indian Geophysical Union (IGU) during 42nd Annual Convention of IGU, Hyderabad, India.
  120. On 1st June, 2005, at University of Sydney, Australia, on the topic “Earthquake resistant design of retaining structures and foundations”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia. Photo with Prof. H. Poulos, Prof. J. Carter and Prof. J. Small
  121. On 25th May, 2005, at University of Wollongong, Australia, on the topic “Some studies on retaining structures and foundations under seismic conditions”, organized by School of Civil Engineering, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia. Photo with Prof. Buddhima Indraratna
  122. On 14th April, 2005, at Indian National Science Academy, on the topic “Earthquake resistant design of retaining structures and foundations”, organized by Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi, India.
  123. On 5th January, 2005, at 92nd Indian Science Congress held at Ahmedabad during January 3 – 7, 2005, on the topic “Characterization of swelling soil for foundation design”, organized by The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Kolkata, India.
  124. On 14th July, 2004, at National University of Singapore (NUS), on the topic “Geotechnical structures under seismic conditions”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, NUS, Singapore. Photo with Prof. C. F. Leung and Prof. Fwa
  125. On 15th February, 2004, at IIT Madras, India, on the topic “Earthquake resistant design of retaining structures – An overview”, organized by IIT Madras, SERC Chennai, University of Karlsruhe, Germany and NPEEE.
  126. On 24th December, 2003, at IISc Bangalore, India, on the topic “Design of retaining wall under seismic conditions”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, IISc Bangalore, India.
  127. On 3rd March, 2003, at IIT Bombay, on the topic “Passive earth pressures and associated problems under seismic conditions”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Bombay, India.
  128. On 28th Nov, 2002, at IIT Kanpur, on the topic “Seismic bearing capacity of shallow strip footings”, for a short term course for QIP candidates organized by Prof. M.R.Madhav, IIT Kanpur, India.
  129. On 27th July, 2002, at Jadavpur University, Calcutta on the topic “Seismic passive earth pressures”, organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), Calcutta chapter.
  130. On 2nd April, 2002, at IIT Kanpur, on the topic “Passive earth pressures and associated problems under seismic conditions”, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India.

 

Sponsored Research Projects:

 

Project sponsored by

Duration

Role

Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS), Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Govt. of India

2016 – 2019

As PI

SERC Fast Track project for Young Scientist, Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi

2009 – 2012

As PI

Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), New Delhi

2007 – 2008

As PI

Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB), Govt. of India

2006 – 2009

As PI

BRNS-DAE Young Scientist Research, Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India

2004 – 2007

As PI

IIT Bombay (Seed Grant), India

2003 – 2006

As PI

 

 

 

Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India

2014-2017

As Co-PI (with IITKGP)

 

 

Other Sponsored Projects (As PI):

 

Ų  NPTEL Phase I, Web Course developed on “Foundation Engineering” for National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India during 2004 – 2006. (See http://nptel.iitm.ac.in/ for details)

 

Ų  NPTEL Phase II, Video Course developed on “Soil Dynamics” for National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India during 2010 – 2012. (See http://www.nptel.iitm.ac.in/courses/105101005/ for details) (freely available on YouTube since June 4, 2013)

 

 

Ų  NPTEL Phase II, Video Course developed on “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering” for National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India during 2012 – 2013. (See http://www.nptel.iitm.ac.in/courses/105101134/ for details) (freely available on YouTube since August 1, 2013)

 

 

Ų  IITB-Monash Research Academy sponsored research project leads to PhD on topic “Investigation of influence of scale effects on strength and failure modes of deep open cut slopes (project code IMURA0112)”, industry sponsored/funded by BHP Billiton (BHPB), Australia through IITB-Monash Research Academy during 2010 – 2013.

 

 

 


 

Major Consultancy/Industrial Projects:

 

Project offered by

Duration

Role

Samsung C & T, Seoul, Korea, on Geotechnical design and analysis for various foundations and geotechnical structures as per Indian codal provisions

 

Sept. – Dec. 2011 (Completed)

 

As PI

Essar Bulk Terminal Ltd. (EBTL), Essar Engineering and Service Div., Mumbai, India, on ‘Stability Analysis and Design Recommendations of Bulk Terminals for Coal Stack, Iron Stack and Railway Embankment in Beira, Mozambique’

 

Nov. 2011 – March 2012 (Completed)

 

As PI

Lodha Group of Companies, Mumbai, India, on ‘Design Verification and Expert Opinion on Stability of Graviloft Retaining Walls’

Feb. 2013 – April 2013 (Completed)

 

As PI

Ansal Properties and Infrastructure Ltd., Lucknow, India, on ‘Seismic Liquefaction Studies and Design Recommendations for Foundations of Multi-storied Residential Building Complex in Lucknow’

 

May 2013 – July 2013 (Completed)

 

As PI

MCGM, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), Mumbai, India, on ‘Geotechnical Feasibility Study of 65m Deep Underground Tunnel in Powai-Ghatkopar Drive of MCGM’

 

May 2014 – September 2014 (Completed)

 

As PI

Chemie Tech. Ltd. (for SKA and British Petroleum, UK) on ‘Seismic Design and Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction (DSSI) Analysis for Pile Foundations for Oil Tanks in Iraq’

 

May 2014 – October 2014 (Completed)

 

As PI

MCGM, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), Mumbai, India, on ‘Expert advise on cavity for laying sewer pipe lines with micro-tunneling in Mumbai’

 

July 2014 – January 2015 (Completed)

 

As PI

Reliance Industries Ltd. On ‘Expert advise on Geotechnical Design of Foundations for Dhirubhai Ambani International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DAICEC), BKC, Mumbai’

 

Feb 2015 – September 2015 (Completed)

 

As PI

Toyo Engineering India Ltd., Mumbai, India, on ‘Expert advise on water ingress and settlement observed during construction of sea water intake pit at LNG terminal at Mundra port, Gujarat’

 

August 2015 – September 2015 (Completed)

 

As PI

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions (India) Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India on ‘Expert advise on Review and validation of combined pile-raft foundation (CPRF) analysis and design for storage shed for bulk materials in Taiwan’

 

 

December 2015 – March 2016 (Completed)

 

 

As PI

Bihar Rajya Pul Nirman Nigam Ltd., Govt. of Bihar, Patna, India on ‘Expert Opinion on the Safe Bearing Capacity of the soil below the foundation level of Sultanganj-Aguwani Ghat Ganga Bridge Project in the State of Bihar’

 

 

June 2016 – July 2016 (Completed)

 

 

As PI

Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL), Mumbai, India, on ‘Peer review of analysis methodology and design of combined pile-raft foundation system for nuclear building of GHAVP-1&2 including parallel analysis considering soil-structure interaction’

 

December 2015 – December 2016 (Part-I completed) and till date (Part-II ongoing)

 

 

As PI

 

 

 

Institute of Railway Technology, Monash University, Australia on ‘Setting up SRESTHA for Indian Railways’

 

April 2017 – till date

 

As Co-PI

NCC Ltd. Hyderabad, India on ‘Design of canal sections along Kuchchh Bracnh Canal Package-I from Ch. 82.3 km to Ch. 112.5 km’

2011 – 2012 (Completed)

 

As Co-PI

 Frischmann Prabhu (India) Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India on ‘Dynamic Analysis of Kachchh branch Canal Sections Ch. 134-187 km

 

2011 – 2013 (Completed)

 

As Co-PI

B.A.R.C., Mumbai, Govt. of India on ‘Conducting scaled ground motion tests’

2006 – 2009 (Completed)

As Co-PI

 

 


 

Fellow/Membership/Committee Affiliations of Professional Organizations:

  1. Fellow of The National Academy of Sciences, India (F.N.A.Sc.), INDIA. since 2017 to till date (Website)
  2. Fellow of International Congress of Disaster Management (F ICDM), INDIA. since 2008 to till date (Certificate)
  3. Life Fellow of Indian Geotechnical Society (F IGS), LF-0509, New Delhi, INDIA. since Jan 2014 to till date.
  4. Life Fellow of Indian Society of Earthquake Technology (F ISET), LF-54, Roorkee, INDIA. since August 2015 to till date. (Certificate)
  5. Member of American Society of Civil Engineers (M ASCE), Reston, VA 20191, USA. (Certificate)
  6. Member of Technical Committee on ‘Unsaturated Soils’ of Geo-Institute of American Society of Civil Engineers (GI-ASCE), USA.  (List) (Website)
  7. Member of Technical Committee on ‘Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics’ of Geo-Institute of American Society of Civil Engineers (GI-ASCE), USA.
  8. Member of International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineers (M ISSMGE), IND090038, U.K.
  9. Secretary of Technical Committee on Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls (TC-207) of International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineers (ISSMGE), U.K. Since 2014 to till date.
  10. Secretary of Technical Committee on Deep Foundations (TC-212) of International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineers (ISSMGE), U.K. Since 2009 to till date.
  11. Member of Technical Committee on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (TC-203) of International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineers (ISSMGE), U.K. Since 2009 to till date.
  12. E-Affiliate Member of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (M EERI), EERI ID #13789, CA, USA.
  13. Member of The National Academy of Sciences, India (M.N.A.Sc.), INDIA. (Certificate) (Website)
  14. Member of The Institution of Engineers, India (MIE), M-135979-1, INDIA. (Certificate)
  15. Life Member of Indian Geotechnical Society (M IGS), LM-1889, New Delhi, INDIA. (Certificate) From 2001 to 2013.
  16. National Executive Committee (EC) Member of Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, INDIA during 2013-2014, 2015-2016. (see www.igs.org.in)
  17. Life Member of Indian Geotechnical Society, Mumbai Chapter (IGSMC), M-1139, Mumbai, INDIA.
  18. Life Member of The Indian Society for Technical Education (M ISTE), LM 58223, INDIA. (Certificate) (Card)
  19. Member of Geo-Engineering Earthquake Reconnaissance (M GEER), Berkeley, CA, USA.
  20. Life Member of The Indian Science Congress Association (M ISCA), Reg. L-10741, Card. 10578, INDIA.
  21. Life Member of Indian Society of Earthquake Technology (M ISET), LM 1202, Roorkee, INDIA. (Certificate)
  22. National Executive Committee (EC) Member of Indian Society of Earthquake Technology (ISET), Roorkee, INDIA during 2015-2016.
  23. Life Member of Indian Association for Computational Mechanics (M IndACM), INDIA.
  24. Life Member of Society of Civil Engineers, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, INDIA.

 

Associate Editor of Journals:

 

(i) International Journal of Geomechanics (ISSN: 1532-3641 eISSN: 1943-5622, Impact Factor: 1.387/2016), published by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, VA, USA. Since July 2017 to till date (http://ascelibrary.org/page/ijgnai/editorialboard)

 

(ii) INAE Letters (ISSN: 2366-326X), Springer, an official journal of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), New Delhi, India. Since starting of the journal in 2016 to till date (http://www.springer.com/engineering/journal/41403?detailsPage=editorialBoard)

 

(iii) Indian Geotechnical Journal (ISSN: 0971-9555), Springer, an official journal of the Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India. Since January 2017 to till date (http://www.springer.com/engineering/civil+engineering/journal/40098/PSE?detailsPage=editorialBoard), (www.editorialmanager.com/igtj/)

 

(iv) Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A – Civil, Architectural, Environmental and Agricultural Engineering (ISSN: 2250-2149), Springer, an official journal of The Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI), Kolkata, India. Since May 2017 to till date (http://www.springer.com/engineering/civil+engineering/journal/40030/PSE?detailsPage=editorialBoard)

 

 

 

Editorial Board Member of Journals / Bulletin:

 

(i) ‘Canadian Geotechnical Journal’ (ISSN: 0008-3674 (Print), ISSN: 1208-6010 (Online), Impact Factor: 1.332/2014), published by NRC Research Press, Ottawa, Canada. Since January 2016 to till date. (Plaque)

 

(ii) ‘Geotechnical and Geological Engineering – An International Journal’ (ISSN: 0960-3182), Springer, USA. Since January 2017 to till date. (http://www.springer.com/earth+sciences+and+geography/engineering+geology/journal/10706/PSE?detailsPage=editorialBoard)

 

(iii) ‘Geomechanics and Engineering’ (ISSN: 2005-307X), Techno-Press, Korea. Since January 2016 to till date. (http://www.techno-press.org/?journal=gae&subpage=7#)

 

(iv) International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering (ISSN: 2199-9279), Springer, Australia. Since 2015 to till date (http://www.springer.com/engineering/civil+engineering/journal/40891) and (https://www.editorialmanager.com/IGGE/)

 

(v) Journal ‘Disaster Advances’ (ISSN: 0974-262X, Impact Factor: 2.272/2012), India. Since 2008 to till date (www.managein.org/disas/main_disas.htm)

 

(vi) International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (IJGEE) (ISSN: 1947-8488) (Semi-Annually Journal), IGI publishing. Since 2008 to till date (www.igi-global.com/journals/details.asp?ID=33375)

 

(vii) ‘International Journal of Geomechanics’ (ISSN: 1532-3641 eISSN: 1943-5622, Impact Factor: 1.387/2016), published by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, VA, USA. Since 2015 to June 2017 (http://ascelibrary.org/page/ijgnai/editorialboard)

 

(viii) Indian Geotechnical Journal (ISSN: 0046-8983) (Quarterly Journal), published by Springer in association with Indian Geotechnical Society, New Delhi, India. from 2012 to 2016 (www.editorialmanager.com/igtj/)

 

(ix) Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering (EJGE) (ISSN: 1089-3032) USA. Since 2011 to till date (www.ejge.com/EdBoard.htm)

 

(x) Journal of Civil Engineering and Science (JCES) (ISSN: 2227-4634) USA. From 2013 to 2017 (www.ij-ces.org/editorialBoard.aspx)

 

(xi) Journal Dataset Papers in Geosciences (ISSN: 2314-5323) USA. Since 2013 to till date (www.datasets.com/34613726/)

 

(xii) ISRN Civil Engineering Journal (ISSN: 2090-5114) USA. Since 2013 to till date (www.isrn.com/34613726/)

 

(xiii) The Scientific World Journal, Civil Engineering, published by Hindwai Publishing Company. Since 2013 to till date.

 

(xiv) Editorial Board Member and Regional Editor (Asia) of ‘ISSMGE Bulletin’ (Quarterly Newsletter), published by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), London, U.K. (from 2009 to 2015)  (Announcement)  (www.issmge.org)

 

(xv) ‘Managing/Handling Editor’ for June 2009 issue (Volume 3, Issue 2), December 2010 issue (Volume 4, Issue 4), February 2012 issue (Volume 6, Issue 1), June 2012 issue (Volume 6, Issue 3) and April 2014 issue (Volume 8, Issue 2) of ‘ISSMGE Bulletin’, published by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), London, U.K. (Bulletin issue 1) (Bulletin issue 2) (Bulletin issue 3) (Bulletin issue 4)

 

(xvi) ‘Guest Editor’ for a Special Issue on “Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering – Recent Developments” published in Volume 2, Issue 3 (pp. 515 – 572) of ‘American Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences (AJEAS)’ (ISSN: 1941-7020), Science Publications, USA. (www.scipub.us)

(SEE NEWSLETTER)

 

(xvii) ‘Guest Editor’ for a Special Issue (Vol. 3, Issue 1, 2013) hosted by ISSMGE Technical Committee TC 212 – Deep Foundations for September 2013 issue of ‘International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories (IJGCH)’ (ISSN: 1790-2045), published by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), UK. (http://casehistories.geoengineer.org)

 

 

Member of Code Committee/Expert Reviewer of Code:

 

·        Geo-Coalition Code Committee Member of International Building Code (IBC), USA, IBC Section 1803 – Foundations, since 2013. (List of all members of IBC Section 1803)

 

·        Expert Reviewer of Code, IRC 75: “Guidelines for the design of high embankments”, published by Indian Road Congress (IRC), New Delhi, India, by IRC Technical Committee H-4, since 2013.

 

 

Reviewer of Journals:

  1. Geotechnique, published by Thomas Telford, ICE, London, UK.
  2. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, published by NRC, Canada.
  3. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, published by Elsevier, UK.
  4. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, published by ASCE, USA.
  5. International Journal of Geomechanics, published by ASCE, USA.
  6. Natural Hazards, published by Springer, Netherlands.
  7. Geotextiles and Geomembranes, published by Elsevier, UK.
  8. Geotechnical Engineering, Proc. of Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE), published by Thomas Telford, ICE, London, UK.
  9. Ground Improvement, published by Thomas Telford, ICE, London, UK.
  10. Geotechnique Letters, published by Thomas Telford, ICE, London, UK.
  11. Computers and Geotechnics, published by Elsevier, UK.
  12. Journal of Applied Geophysics, published by Elsevier, UK.
  13. Engineering Structures, published by Elsevier, UK.
  14. Ocean Engineering, published by Elsevier, UK.
  15. Applied Ocean Research, published by Elsevier, UK.
  16. Engineering Geology, published by Elsevier, UK.
  17. Waste Management, published by Elsevier, UK.
  18.  Waste Management & Research, published by Sage Publications, USA.
  19. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, published by John Wiley, USA.
  20. International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE), published by ISOPE, USA.
  21. Soils and Foundations, published by Japanese Geotechnical Society (JGS), Japan.
  22. Landslides, published by Springer, Netherlands.
  23. Acta Geotechnica, published by Springer, USA.
  24. Measurement, published by Elsevier, UK.
  25. FUEL, published by Elsevier, UK.
  26. Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, published by Elsevier, UK.
  27. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, published by Springer, The Netherlands.
  28. Environmental Earth Sciences, published by Springer, Germany.
  29. International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, published by TC2 of ISSMGE, from Japan.
  30. International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories, published by ISSMGE, UK.
  31. Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, published by Blackwell Publishing, USA.
  32. Geosynthetics International, published by Institute of Civil Engineers, London, UK.
  33. Scientia Iranica, Transaction A on Civil Engineering, published by International Journal of Science and Society, Iran.
  34. Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering (EJGE), published by Worldwide Web of Geotechnical Engineers, USA.
  35. Geotechnical Testing Journal, ASTM, published by ASTM, USA.
  36. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, published by Springer, The Netherlands.
  37. Arabian Journal of Geosciences, published by Springer, UAE.
  38. Journal of Earth System Sciences, published by Springer, India.
  39. Sadhana, Journal of Engineering Sciences, published by Springer, India.
  40. Current Science, India.
  41. Journal of Institute of Engineers, India.
  42. Indian Geotechnical Journal, published by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), India.
  43. ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology, published by Indian Society of Earthquake Technology, India.
  44. Indian Journal of Engineering & Material Sciences, published by NISCAIR, India.
  45. Bridge and Structural Engineer, published quarterly by Indian National Group of the International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering, India.

 

Organizer / Organizing Committee Member / Chair / Reviewer of Major Conferences / Projects:

    1. Convener, 2nd Korea-India Joint Geotechnical Engineering Workshop on ‘Geotechnical Challenges for Megacities’ on 21st September, 2017 at COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, South Korea, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) and Korean Geotechnical Society (KGS). Brochure, Website, Schedule.
    2. Organizing Secretary of International Geotechnical Engineering Conference on ‘Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering Practices and Related Urban Issues’ on September 23-24, 2016 at Ramada Powai Hotel and Convention Centre, Powai, Mumbai 400087, India, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), IGS Mumbai Chapter and International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE). First Bulletin. Photos: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7fNSF5aa1WEUWQxUXBpNjY2Uk0
    3. International Scientific Committee Member of 3rd International Conference on Performance-based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (PBD-III), Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 16-19, 2017 organized by ISSMGE Technical Committee TC 203 - Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering. Website: http://www.pbdiiivancouver.com/committee_members.php?
    4. Moderator and Session Coordinator/Chair of Session A08-Geohazards: Earthquake during Geo-Chicago 2016, Chicago, USA, August 14-18, 2016 organized by Geo-Institute (GI) of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), USA. Website: http://submissions.mirasmart.com/ASCE/GeoChicago2016/Itinerary/ConferenceMatrixEventDetail.asp?id=19  
    5. Convener of International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) Joint Workshop of TC 207 and TC 212 on ‘Advances in Soil-Structure Interaction and Deep Foundations’ on December 16, 2015 at Hotel Courtyard Marriott, Pune, India, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), IGS Pune Chapter and International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE). Final Bulletin, List of Participants.
    6. National Advisory Committee Member for Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC 2015 ‘GIFT’) on Geotechnics for Infrastructure and Foundation Techniques,  during December 17-19, 2015, at Pune, India, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society(IGS) Pune Chapter and IGS, New Delhi, India. (http://www.igc2015pune.in)
    7. Scientific Committee Member for 6th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (6ICEGE – 2015) during November 2-4, 2015, at Christchurch, New Zealand, jointly organized by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), New Zealand Geotechnical Society and UC Quake Centre. (http://www.6icege.com)
    8. International Advisory Committee Member for International Conference on Soft Ground Engineering (ICSGE2015) during December 3-4, 2015, at Singapore, organized by National University of Singapore and Geotechnical Society of Singapore.
    9. Advisory Committee Member for The 3rd International Conference on the Flat Dilatometer (DMT’15) during June 14-16, 2015, at Rome, Italy, jointly organized by Technical Committee TC-102 of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), the Italian Geotechnical Society (AGI) in cooperation with L'Aquila University, Italy. (www.dmt15.com)
    10. Technical Committee Member, Reviewer for Deep Foundation Technologies for Infrastructure Development in India, (DFI India 2014) during September 19 – 20, 2014, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India, jointly organized by Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), IIT Delhi and IGS Delhi Chapter. (http://www.dfi.org/india/) Also Keynote Speaker for 2nd technical session on 19th September, 2014.
    11. International Advisory Committee Member for International Symposium on Advances in Foundation Engineering (ISAFE – 2013) during December 5 – 6, 2013, Singapore, jointly organized by Geotechnical Society of Singapore (GeoSS), and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS). (http://www.isafe2013.sg)
    12. Session Organizing Member as Secretary of ISSMGE TC 212 – Deep Foundations for Theme 4.2 ‘Foundations and Retaining Structures’ of The 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (18ICSMGE – 2013) during September 2 – 6, 2013, Paris, France, organized by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE). (http://www.issmge2013.org)
    13. International Advisory Committee Member for The International Conference on State of the Art of Pile Foundation and Pile Case Histories (PILE 2013), jointly organized by Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering Parahyangan Catholic University and Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanic (IRSM), Chinese Academy of Science Wuhan, China under the auspices of Indonesian Geotechnical Society (HATTI) and International Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (ISSMGE), June 2-4, 2013, Bandung, Indonesia. (http://pile2013.com)
    14. Technical Committee Member, Reviewer for The 9th International Conference on Testing and Design Methods for Deep Foundations, (IS Kanazawa – 2012) during September 18 – 20, 2012, Kanazawa, Japan, jointly organized by Japanese Geotechnical Society (JGS), International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) and Kanazawa University. (http://is-kanazawa2012.jp)
    15. International Scientific Committee Member, Second International Conference on Performance-Based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering during May 28 – 30, 2012, Taormina, Italy, jointly organized by International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) Technical Committee TC 203, European Technical Committee ERTC-12 on Application of Eurocode 8 and Italian Geotechnical Society.
    16. Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Member, 4th International Conference on Grouting and Deep Mixing (Grout2012) during February 15 – 18, 2012, New Orleans, Lousiana, USA, jointly organized by Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) and International Conference Organization for Grouting (ICOG), USA. (www.grout2012.org)
    17. Joint Organizing Secretary, Indian Geotechnical Conference – 2010, GEOtrendz (IGC-2010) during December 16 – 18, 2010, jointly organized by Indian Geotechnical Society Mumbai Chapter and IIT Bombay, India.
    18. Organizing Committee Member, 3rd International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS09) during December 1 – 5, 2009, jointly organized by Indian Association for Computational Mechanics (IndACM) and IIT Bombay, India. Also acted as a Chairman of a session during ICCMS09.
    19. Advisory and Technical Committee Member, International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering  (ACSGE-2009) during October 25 – 27, 2009, organized by Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani, Rajasthan, India.
    20. Organizing Committee Member, Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2008) during December 17 – 19, 2008, organized by jointly IGS Bangalore Chapter and IISc Bangalore, India.
    21. Coordinator of Session No. 11, Technical Committee Member and Reviewer for The 12th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (12IACMAG), October 1 - 6, 2008, Goa, India organized by IACMAG, USA. Also acted as a Co-Chairman of a session during 12IACMAG.
    22. Reviewer for 64th Canadian Geotechnical Conference and 14th ISSMGE Pan American Conference (2011 Pan-Am CGS Geotechnical Conference), October 2 - 6, 2011, Toronto, Ontario, Canada organized jointly by ISSMGE and Canadian Geotechnical Society, Canada.
    23. Reviewer for 13th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (13IACMAG 2011), May 9-11, 2011, Melbourne, Australia organized by IACMAG, USA.
    24. Reviewer for International Foundations Congress and Equipment Exposition (IFCEE 2015), Annual Conference of Geo-Institute, ASCE, with The International Association of Foundation Drilling (ADSC), Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), and Pile Driving Contractors Association (PDCA), March 17-21, 2015, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
    25. Reviewer for Geo-Shanghai International Conference – 2014, International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering 2014, May 26-28, 2014, Shanghai, China.
    26. Reviewer for Geo-Congress – 2014, Annual Conference of Geo-Institute, ASCE, February 23-26, 2014, Atlanta, Georgia, USA organized by GI-ASCE.
    27. Reviewer for Geo-Congress – 2013, Annual Conference of Geo-Institute, ASCE, March 3 – 6, 2013, San Diego, CA, USA organized by GI-ASCE.
    28. Reviewer for Geo-Congress – 2012, Annual Conference of Geo-Institute, ASCE, March 25 – 29, 2012, Oakland, CA, USA organized by GI-ASCE
    29. Reviewer for GeoRisk – 2011, Conference of the Geo-Institute of ASCE, June 26 - 28, 2011, Atlanta, GA, USA organized by GI-ASCE.
    30. Reviewer for GeoFrontiers – 2011, Annual Conference of the Geo-Institute of ASCE, March 13 - 16, 2011, Dallas, Texas, USA organized by GI-ASCE.
    31. Reviewer for Sponsored Research Project Proposals of 2010-2011, 2011-2012 for SERC Division of Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India.
    32. Reviewer for UKIERI (Indo-UK joint) Sponsored Research Project Proposal of 2013 for University Grant Commission (UGC), Govt. of India.
    33. Reviewer for INSPIRE Student Award Program 2012 of Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India
    34. Reviewer for Sponsored Research Project Proposals of 2012 for The Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), Lisbon, Portugal.
    35. Reviewer for GeoFlorida-2010, Annual Congress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE, February 20 - 24, 2010, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA organized by GI-ASCE.
    36. Reviewer for Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics IV (GEESD-2008), May 18 - 22, 2008, Sacramento, California, USA organized by GI-ASCE.
    37. Reviewer for The Challenge of Sustainability in the Geoenvironment, Annual Congress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE (GeoCongress-2008), March 9 - 12, 2008, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA organized by GI-ASCE.
    38. Organizing Secretary, International Conference on Geosynthetics and Geoenvironmental Engineering (ICGGE-2004) during December 8 – 10, 2004, organized by IIT Bombay, India.
    39. Reviewer for 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (13WCEE), 1-6 August, 2004, Vancouver, Canada organized by IAEE.
    40. Reviewer for Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2013) during December 22 – 24, 2013, organized by jointly IGS Roorkee Chapter, IIT Roorkee and CSIR-CBRI Roorkee, India.
    41. Reviewer for Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2012) during December 13 – 15, 2012, organized by jointly IGS Delhi Chapter and IIT Delhi, India.
    42. Reviewer for Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2011) during December 15 – 17, 2011, organized by IGS Kochi Chapter, India.
    43. Reviewer for Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2010) during December 16 – 18, 2010, organized by jointly IGS Mumbai Chapter and IIT Bombay, India.
    44. Reviewer for NPTEL Phase-II web courses on “Ground Improvement”, “Advanced Geotechnical Engineering” and “Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering” developed by IIT Kanpur, India.
    45. Reviewer of sponsored research proposals of Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Govt. of India. Since 2015 to till date.

 

Examination of External Ph.D./M.tech. Thesis:

 

  1. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Modelling of Influence of Matric Suction Induced by Native Vegetation on Sub-Soil Improvement” by Behzad Fatahi (Roll No. 2573544) of School of Civil, Mining and Environmental Engineering, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia in August, 2007.
  2. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Geotechnical Site Characterization and Liquefaction Evaluation using Intelligent Models” by Pijush Samui of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India in March, 2008.
  3. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Static and Seismic Analyses of Reinforced Soil Walls considering Kinematics of Failure” by G. Venkata Narasimha Reddy of Faculty of Civil Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kukatpallay, Hyderabad, India in October, 2008.
  4. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Optimum Design of Retaining Structures under Static and Seismic Loading: A Reliability Based Approach” by B. Munwar Basha of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India in February, 2009.
  5. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Studies on Behaviour of Plain and Reinforced Stone Columns in Soft and Layered Soils” by M. R. Dheerendra Babu of Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Surathkal, Mangalore, Karnataka, India in July, 2011.
  6. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Seismic Hazard Analysis and Microzontaion Studies for Surat City and Surrounding Region” by Tejaskumar P. Thaker of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, India in August, 2012.
  7. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Effect of pile configuration on dynamic response of pile groups” by Ladhane Kiran Baburao of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India in September, 2012.
  8. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Determining Seismic Response of Mid-rise Building Frames Considering Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction” by Seyed Hamid Reza Tabatabaiefar (Roll No. 10893105) of Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Broadway, NSW, Australia in December, 2012.
  9. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Effect of Particle Shape On The Mechanical Behaviour of Granular Media: Discrete Element Simulations” by Ms. Anitha Kumari S D of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India in December, 2012.
  10. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Effect of Fines Content on the Cyclic Response of Sandy Soil” by Maheshkumar G (USN: 1SI05PCM01) of Department of Civil Engineering, Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum, Karnataka, India in January, 2013.
  11. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Characterisation of Subsoil by Variability Modelling using Geostatistics and GIS” by Mr. Pritam Aitch of Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India in July, 2013.
  12. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Liquefaction and dynamic response analysis of some pond ashes located in seismic zone III and IV in India” by Ms. Supriya Mohanty (Roll No. 11203065) of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, UP, India in February, 2014.
  13. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Study of degraded engineering properties of ordinary and stabilized fly ash for use in road embankment and of the same on subsequent exposure to tannery waste water and also the effect of replacement of cement with fly ash for reducing expansion” by Mr. Sunanda Bhattacharjee of Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Department of Construction Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India in September, 2014.
  14. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Numerical studies on dynamic behavior of reinforced soil retaining walls” by Mr. Arup Bhattacharjee (Roll No. 08610406) of Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Guwahati, India in November, 2014.
  15. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Some studies on evaluation of undrained and drained parameters for cyclic response of clays” by Ms. Konsam Rambha Devi of Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India in January, 2015.
  16. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Some theoretical analysis and back prediction of parameters for design of a braced excavation in soft clay” by Mr. Kingshuk Dan of Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India in February, 2015.
  17. Ph.D. thesis entitled “An elasto-plastic strain-based approach for analysing the behaviour of ballasted rail track” by Qideng Sun (Roll No. 4027498) of School of Civil, Mining and Environmental Engineering, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia in April, 2015.
  18. Ph.D. thesis entitled “A numerical parametric study on vibration isolation using open and in-filled trenches” by Mr. Ankurjyoti Saikia of Department of Civil Engineering, Tezpur University, Assam, India in May, 2015.
  19. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Uncertainty in site characterization using surface wave technique” by Mr. Narayan Roy of Department of Earthquake Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India in June, 2015.
  20. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Instabilities and rate-dependency in mechanical behavior of sand” by Ms. Mousumi Mukherjee (Roll No. Y9103069) of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, UP, India in December, 2015.
  21. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Site specific seismic hazard analysis for Kolkata based on performance of R. C. buildings” by Mr. Amit Shiuly of Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India in April, 2016.
  22. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Experimental studies on transverse pullout response of inextensible and extensible reinforcements embedded in soil” by Mr. C. Hariprasad of Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad, India in May, 2016.
  23. Ph.D. thesis entitled “Soil liquefaction hazard assessment along shoreline of peninsular Malaysia” by Huzaifa bin Hashim (KHA110047) of Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, Malaysia in August, 2016.
  24. Ph.D. thesis entitled “An experimental study on piled raft foundation system in sand” by Mr. Patil Jaymin Dattu (D12AM001) of Department of Applied Mechanics, SVNIT, Surat, India in October, 2016.