Prof. Manasa Ranjan Behera

Associate Professor

Ocean Engineering

manasa.rb[at]iitb.ac.in
25767313
Research Areas :

Ocean And Coastal Engineering; Computational Ocean And Coastal Hydrodynamics; Modelling Of Tide, Storm And Tsunami; Impact Of Changing Climate; Wave And Tidal Energy; Wave-Current Interaction; Multi-phase Flow

Prof. Manasa Ranjan Behera

Associate Professor

Ocean Engineering

manasa.rb[at]iitb.ac.in
25767313

EDUCATION

Ph.D. (Ocean Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India. (2010)

    Thesis title: Simulation of multi-fluid systems (MFS) using interface tracking techniques

 

M.S. (Ocean Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India (2006)

    Thesis title: Simulation of multi-fluid systems (MFS) using interface tracking techniques

 

B.Tech. (Civil Engineering), VSSUT, Odisha, India (2003) (Gold Medalist)

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India, since 27 Nov 2017
  • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India, July 2013 to Nov 2017
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh, UK, Sep 2012 to June 2013
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, National University of Singapore, Feb 2010 to Sep 2012
  • Project Officer, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India, July 2006 to June 2009
  • Project Associate, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India, June 2003 to August 2003

Prof. Manasa Ranjan Behera

Associate Professor

Ocean Engineering

manasa.rb[at]iitb.ac.in
25767313

TEACHING

COURSES DEVELOPED

Ocean Renewable Energy (PG)

Ocean Engineering Laboratory (PG)

 

COURSES TAUGHT

Fluid Mechanics (UG)

Introduction to Offshore Engineering (UG)

Fluid Mechanics Laboratory (UG)

Offshore Construction (PG)

Coastal Port and Harbour Engineering (PG)

Ocean Renewable Energy (PG)

Ocean Engineering Laboratory (PG)

Prof. Manasa Ranjan Behera

Associate Professor

Ocean Engineering

manasa.rb[at]iitb.ac.in
25767313

Referred  Journals:

  1. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R. (2018), "Evaluation of CMIP5 and CORDEX derived wave climate in Indian Ocean", Climate Dynamics. (https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4391-0)
  2. Siva Naik, M. and Behera, M.R. (2018), “Effect of continental and nearshore slopes on tsunami height”, Ocean Engineering, vol.163, pp. 369-376.
  3. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R. (2017), "Effect of long-term wave climate variability on longshore sediment transport along regional coastlines", Progress in Oceanography, vol.156, pp. 145-153.
  4. Siva Naik, M. and Behera, M.R. (2016), “Effect of continental slope on N-wave type tsunami run-up”, International Journal of Ocean and Climate Systems. vol.7, pp. 47-54.
  5. Choudhury A. R., Xue W., Behera M.R. and Panda S. (2016), “Hydrodynamics study of a BCF mode bioinspired robotic-fish underwater vehicle using Lighthill's slender body model”, Journal of Marine Science and Technology, vol.2, pp.102-114.
  6. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R. (2015), "A study on regional sea level variation along the Indian coast", Procedia Engineering, vol.116, pp.1078-1084.
  7. Sebastian, M. and Behera, M.R. (2015), “Impact of SST on tropical cyclones in North Indian Ocean”, Procedia Engineering, vol.116, pp.1072-1077.
  8. Behera, M.R. and Tkalich, P. (2014), “Assessment of kinetic tidal energy resources using SELFE”, International Journal of Ocean and Climate Systems, vol. 5, issue 3, pp. 141-150. 
  9. Behera, M.R., Sundarambal, P., Cui, C.  and Tkalich, P. (2013) “Short-term analysis of hydrodynamic, water quality and meteorological data in the West Johor Strait of Singapore”, Marine Pollution Bulletin. vol.77, issue.1-2, pp. 380-395.
  10. Behera, M.R., Murali. K. and Sundar. V. (2011), “Effect of the tidal currents at the amphidromes on the characteristics of an N-wave type tsunami”, Proc. IMechE, Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, Vol.225, issue 1, pp 43-59. 
  11. Behera, M.R., Murali. K. and Sundar V. (2010), “Identification of suitable grid size for accurate computation of run-up height”, International Journal of Ocean and Climate Systems, vol.1, issue.3&4, pp 223-237.
  12. Behera, M.R., Murali. K., Sannasiraj. S.A. and Sundar. V. (2008), “Explicit FE modeling of Indian Ocean Tsunami using unstructured mesh”, International Journal of Ecology and Development, Special Issue on Coastal Engineering, vol.10, issue.S08, pp 115-128.
  13. Behera, M.R. and Murali. K. (2007), “Investigations into Salt Wedge Dynamics at a Bar Blocked Estuary Using Front Tracking Approach”, Journal of Hydro-Environment Research, vol.1, issue.1, pp 70-77.
  14. Behera, M.R. and Murali., K. (2007), “Semi-empirical model for initial displacement of Salt water wedge in a Bar-Blocked Estuary”, ASCE, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, & Ocean Engineering, vol.133, issue.4, pp 264-267.

 

Book Chapters:

  1. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R., 2019. Nearshore Sediment Transport in a Changing Climate. In: Venkataraman C., Mishra T., Ghosh S., Karmakar S. (eds) Climate Change Signals and Response, Springer, Singapore, pp. 147-160. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-0280-0_9
  2. Vethamony, P., Behera, M.R.,  Samiksha S.V., Suneel, V., Renjith V.R. and Mehra P. (2018), “The need to understand coastal processes: case studies along the coast of India” Quarterly Newsletter of the Ocean Society of India, Vol 5, issue 1, pp. 2-9.
  3. Behera, M.R., Haihua, X. and Tkalich, P. (2012), "Singapore Strait hydrodynamics: from ancient myths to renewable energy", Contributions to Marine Science, Editor: Tan Koh-Siang, TMSI, NUS, Singapore, pp. 1-10.
  4. Behera, M.R., Murali, K., Sannasiraj, S.A. and Sundar, V. (2009), "Simulation and prediction of runup heights due to great Indian Ocean tsunami", In: Advances in Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 1244-1249.  

 

 

Conference Publications:

  1. Sarkar, M., Sharma, S., Tirodkar, S, Chauhan, R., Balasubramanian, S. and Behera, M.R. (2018), “Grid sensitivity study of Modular Ocean Model in capturing regional scale dynamics of Bay of Bengal under seasonal wind patterns”, HYDRO International 2018, NIT Patna, Bihar, India, 19 – 21 December. (Abstract submitted)
  2. Chauhan, R., Tirodkar, S, Sarkar, M., Sharma, S., Behera, M.R. and Balasubramanian, S. (2018), “Regional modeling of a stratified ocean under wind forcing using Modular Ocean Model: link to Bay of Bengal process dynamics”, HYDRO International 2018, NIT Patna, Bihar, India, 19 – 21 December. (Abstract submitted)
  3. Chowdhury, P., Behera, M.R. and Reeve, D. (2018), “Evolution of Coastal Stretches under a Changing Wave Climate”, AGU Fall Meeting, Washington D.C., USA, 10 – 14 December. (Abstract submitted)
  4. Gautam, P., Eldho, T.I. and Behera, M.R. (2018), “Study of Reynolds number effect on Near Wake Turbulent Flow Field of a Cylinder”, 7th International and 45th National Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power Conference (FMFP) 2018, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, 10-12 December. (Abstract submitted)
  5. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R. (2018), “Future wave climate at selected locations along the Indian coast”, 12thAnnual Graduate Climate Conference, Pack Forest, Washington, USA, 2-4 November.
  6. Dinesh, P., Ranjith, P.G., Behera, M.R. and Vemula, S. (2018), “Analytical validation of CO2 injection-induced caprock deformation using higher order circular plate theory model”, International Conference on Geo-mechanics, Geo-energy and Geo-resources (IC3G 2018), Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, September 21-24. (Abstract Accepted)
  7. Dinesh, P., Ranjith, P.G., Behera, M.R. and Nelson, M. (2018), "Multiscale modelling of fracture in wet porous media" 1st International Symposium on In-situ Modification of Deposit Properties for Improving Mining (IMDPIM), Taiyuan, China, 18-20 Sept. (Abstract Accepted)
  8. Moideen, R., Behera, M.R., Bihs, H. and Kamath, A. (2018), "Numerical modelling of solitary and focused wave forces on coastal-bridge deck", 36th International Conference on Coastal Engineering (ICCE 2018), Baltimore, Maryland, USA, July 30 – Aug 3.
  9. Sebastian, M. and Behera M.R. (2018), ”Surge height and current estimation along K-G basin under changing climate” 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering OMAE 2018, Madrid, Spain, June 17-22.
  10. Dinesh, P., Ranjith, P.G., Behera, M.R. and Muthu, N. (2018), “An element-free Galerkin (EFG) meshfree method model for carbon sequestration”, 3rd World Congress on Momentum, Heat and Mass Transfer (MHMT'18), Budapest, Hungary, April 12-14.
  11. Gupta, A., Behera, M.R. and Heidaropur, A. (2018), “Numerical modelling of hydrodynamic impact of tsunami on coastal structures” 4th International Conference in Ocean Engineering (ICOE2018), IIT Madras, India, 18-21 February.
  12. Gowri Shankar, C., Behera, M.R. and Vethamony, P. (2018), “Effect of the Sensitivity of Wind Drag Coefficient on Storm Surge Modelling for Tropical Cyclone” 4th International Conference in Ocean Engineering (ICOE2018), IIT Madras, India, 18-21 February.
  13. Dinesh, P., Behera, M.R., Ranjith, P.G. and Muthu, N. (2018), “Application of an efficient numerical model for CO2sequestration in deep saline aquifers” 4th International Conference in Ocean Engineering (ICOE2018), IIT Madras, India, 18-21 February.
  14. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R., (2017). Evaluation of CMIP5 and CORDEX Derived Wind Wave Climate in Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal.American Geophysical Union, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 11-15 December.
  15. Albert, J. and Behera, M.R. (2017), “Comparative study of cyclonic wind fields using Jelesnianski model based on various data source”, 5th National Conference OSICON-2017, NCESS Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 28-30 August.
  16. Sarkar, M., Tirodkar, S., Balasubramanin, S. and Behera, M.R. (2017), "Numerical modelling of ocean sub-surface mixing dynamics in Bay of Bengal using Modular Ocean Model", 5th National Conference OSICON-2017, NCESS Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 28-30 August.
  17. Gautam, P., Eldho, T.I., Mazumder, B.S. and Behera, M.R. (2017), “Stereo-Particle Image Velocimetry (S-PIV) study of flow around a Complex Bridge Pier (CBP)”, 37th IAHR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 13-18 August.
  18. Moideen, R. and Behera, M.R. (2017), "Numerical Analysis of Breaking Wave Impact Force on Offshore Fixed Deck Structures", Proceedings of the ASME 2014 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE2017, Trondheim, Norway, June 25-30.
  19. Chowdhury, P and Behera, M.R. (2017), "Impact of Climate Modes on Shoreline Evolution: West Coast of India", Proceedings of the ASME 2014 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE 2017, Trondheim, Norway, June 25-30.
  20. Albert, J., Sebastian, M. and Behera, M.R. (2016), "A comparative study of parametric wind field models for Indian Ocean cyclones," 21st International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering (HYDRO-2016), CWPRS, Pune, India, 8-10 December.
  21. Siva Naik, M. and Behera, M.R. (2016), “A study on tsunami propagation over continental slope ", 3rd International Conference on Coastal Zone Engineering and Management in the Middle East (Arabian Coast 2016), Intercontinental, Dubai festival city, UAE, 20-23 November.
  22. Seelam, J.K., Kerkar, J.P. and Behera, M.R. (2016) "Tidal stream energy resource assessment for Mandovi river, Goa, India," Indo-Australian Marine Renewable Energy Workshop, IIT Madras, India, 4-5 April.
  23. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R. (2016), “Morphological evolution of a tidal inlet located along the west coast of India”, IX International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries (COPEDEC2016), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 16-21 October.
  24. Moideen, R., Behera M.R. and Balaji, R. (2016), "Numerical modelling of wave impact forces on fixed deck structures due to air entrapment", IX International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries (COPEDEC2016), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 16-21 October.
  25. Gautam, P., Eldho, T.I. and Behera, M.R. (2016), “Experimental Study of Scour around a Complex Pier with elliptical Pile-cap”, 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE 2016), Oxford, UK, 12 – 15 September.
  26. Moideen, R., Behera, M.R. and Balaji, R. (2016), "Numerical modelling of wave impact forces on fixed deck structures", 20th Congress of the Asia Pacific Division of the International Association for Hydro Environment Engineering & Research (IAHR-APD 2016), Colombo, Sri Lanka, 29-31 August.
  27. Gautam, P., Vijayasree, B. A., Eldho, T.I. and Behera, M.R. (2016), “Numerical modeling of flow around cylindrical bridge pier with and without pile cap”, 6th International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, 27 June – 1 July.
  28. Behera, M.R. (2016), “Robust shallow water equation model for tsunami disaster management”, Ocean Sciences Meeting-2016, Louisiana, USA, 21-26 February.
  29. Behera, M.R. and Siva Naik, M. (2015), “Tsunami run-up on sloping continental shelfs", HYDRO-2015 International, IIT Roorkee, India, 17-19 December.
  30. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R. (2015), "A study on impact of sea level variation on regional coastal environment", 8th International Conference on Asian and Pacific Coasts (APAC), IIT-Madras, Chennai, India, 7-10 September.
  31. Sebastian, M. and Behera, M.R. (2015), “Effect of climate change in tropical storm and storm surge”, 8th International Conference on Asian and Pacific Coasts (APAC), IIT Madras, India, 7-10 September.
  32. Chowdhury, P. and Behera, M.R. (2015), “A basin scale study of coastal flooding due to sea level rise”, 3rd IMA International Conference on Flood Risk, Swansea University, Wales, UK, 30-31 March.
  33. Sebastian, M. and Behera, M.R. (2015), “Climate change and its correlation with the frequency and intensity variability of cyclones in the Indian Ocean”, 3rd IMA International Conference on Flood Risk, Swansea University, Wales, UK, 30-31 March.
  34. Remsiya, V.R. and Behera, M.R. (2015), “Effect of climate change on estimation of design wave height”, 4thNational Conference of Ocean Society of India (OSICON-15), CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, India, 22-24 March.
  35. Seelam, J. K., Behera, M.R., Murali, R. M., Shah, A., Ilangovan, D., Mehra, P. and Madhan, R.(2015), “Tidal stream energy potential at Mandovi and Zuari rivers, Goa”, 4th National Conference of Ocean Society of India (OSICON-15), CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, India, 22-24 March.
  36. Shah, A. and Behera, M.R. (2015), “Tidal current energy assessment in the Gulf of Khambhat”, 4th National Conference of Ocean Society of India (OSICON-15), CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, India, 22-24 March.
  37. Behera, M.R., Murali, K., and Sundar, V. (2014), “A sensitivity study on grid size for modelling runup heights due to tsunami", IOTSUNAMI 2014, Puducherry, India, 10-13 December.
  38. Siva Naik, M., Behera, M.R., Murali, K., and Sundar, V. (2014), “Effect of coupled tide-tsunami modelling", IOTSUNAMI 2014, Puducherry, India, 10-13 December.
  39. Behera, M.R. and Tkalich, P. (2014), “Assessment of kinetic tidal energy resources using SELFE", INCHOE 2014, NIO Goa, India, 5-7 February.
  40. Behera, M.R. and Tkalich, P. (2013), “Overview of marine renewable energy potential in Singapore waters", HYDRO 2013 International, IIT Madras, India, 4-6 December.
  41. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2013), “Extreme wave and Tidal current interaction", Third National Conference OSICON’13, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, India, 26-28 November.
  42. Behera, M.R., Haihua, X. and Tkalich, P. (2012), “Density spill from fresh water reservoir into Johor Strait", AOGS-AGU (WPGM) Joint Assembly, Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore, 13-17 August.
  43. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2012), “Impact of non-linear tide-tsunami interaction on near shore run-up", 18th IAHR-APD, ICC Jeju, Jeju Island, Korea, 19-23 August.
  44. Cui, C., Sundarambal, P., Behera, M.R. and Tkalich, P. (2012), “Effects of the Atmospheric and Hydrodynamic Phenomena on Water Quality Variables in Tuas, Singapore", 18th IAHR-APD, ICC Jeju, Jeju Island, Korea, 19-23 August.
  45. Behera, M.R., Sundarambal, P., Cui, C., Venugopalan, P. and Tkalich, P. (2012), “Frequency analysis of hydrodynamics and water quality parameters in the Johor Strait, Singapore", 18th IAHR-APD, ICC Jeju, Jeju Island, Korea, 19-23 August.
  46. Behera, M.R., Haihua, X. and Tkalich, P. (2012), “A review of tidal energy resources in the Singapore Strait", 18thIAHR-APD, ICC Jeju, Jeju Island, Korea, 19-23 August.
  47. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2012), “Doppler Effect on tsunami due to tidal amphidromes", ISOPE-2012, Rhodes, Greece, 17-22 June.
  48. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2010),  “Effect of Tidal Currents at Amphidromes on the Characteristics of N-wave type Tsunami", 9th International Conference on Hydro-Science and Engineering (ICHE2010), IIT Madras, Chennai, India, 2-5 August, 100-110.
  49. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2010), “Optimisation of Grid Size for Near Shore Investigation of Long Waves", 17th IAHR-APD, Auckland, New Zealand, 21-24 February.
  50. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2009), “Risk evaluation along Tamil Nadu coast due to 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami", HYDRO 2009, CWPRS, Pune, India, 17-18 December.
  51. Behera, M.R., Murali, K., Sannasiraj, S. A. and Sundar, V. (2009), “A study on effect of tide on tsunami characteristics", 5th International Conference on Asian and Pacific Coasts (APAC2009), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 13-16 October.
  52. Behera, M.R., Murali, K., and Sundar, V. (2009),  “Numerical assessment of tsunami hazards near Kalpakkam", OSICON '09, Recent developments in Ocean Science, Engineering and Technology, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India, 19-21 March.
  53. Behera, M.R., Murali, K., and Sundar, V. (2009),  “On the sensitivity of grid size for numerical investigation of run-up heights due to tsunami", International Conference in Ocean Engineering (ICOE2009), IIT Madras, Chennai, India, 1-5 February, pp. 844 - 852.
  54. Behera, M.R., Murali, K., Sannasiraj, S. A., and Sundar, V. (2008), “Simulation and Prediction of Run-up heights due to Great Indian Ocean Tsunami", 16th IAHR-APD 2008 and ISHS-IAHR, Nanjing, China, 20-23 October.
  55. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2008),  “Explicit Unstructured Modeling of the Indian Ocean Tsunami", 7th International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries, Dubai, UAE, 24-28 February.
  56. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2007), “Modeling of the Indian Ocean Tsunami", OMAE-2007, San Diego, California, USA, 10-15 June, paper no. 29691.
  57. Behera, M.R. and Murali, K. (2006), “Simulation of interfacial flows using Front Tracking approach", 5th International conference on CFD in the process industries, CSIRO, Melbourne, Australia, 13-15 December.
  58. Behera, M.R., Murali, K. and Sundar, V. (2006), "Unstructured modeling of Long waves in the Bay of Bengal" Recent Advances in Computational Mechanics and Simulations, Volume-II, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computational Mechanics and Simulation, IIT Guwahati, India, 8-10 December, pp. 1490-1496.
  59. Behera, M.R. and Murali, K. (2006), “Front tracking approach to Liquid-Air interface", 15th APD-IAHR, IIT Madras, Chennai, India, 7-10 August, pp. 1133-1140. (BEST PAPER AWARD)
  60. Behera, M.R. and Murali., K. (2006), "Front tracking approach and application to multi-fluid flow" OMAE-2006, Hamburg, Germany, 4-9 June, paper no. 92280.
  61. Behera, M.R. and Murali., K. (2006), "Application of Front Tracking Methods in Marine Hydrodynamics" International Conference on Marine Hydrodynamics (MAHY 2006), NSTL, Visakhapatnam, India, 5-7 January, pp. 923-931.
  62. Behera, M.R. and Murali, K. (2005), "Numerical Simulation of Removal of Trapped Saltwater from a Bar Blocked Estuary." IAHR, Seoul, Korea, 11-16 September, pp. 3945-3953.
  63. Behera, M.R. and Murali, K. (2004), "Application of Interface Tracking Methods in Ocean Engineering", The Third Indian National Conference on Harbour and Ocean Engineering, NIO, Goa, India, 7-9 December, 434-442.

Prof. Prakash Nanthagopalan

Assistant Professor in Construction Technology And Management

prakashn[at]iitb.ac.in
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COURSES DEVELOPED COURSES TAUGHT
Concrete Technology (UG). Concrete Technology (UG).
Building Materials and Construction (UG). Building Materials and Construction (UG).
Estimation and Materials Testing Lab. (UG). Estimation and Materials Testing Lab. (UG).
Condition Assessment and Rehabilitation of Structures (PG). Materials and Structures Lab. (UG).
Construction Materials (PG). Solid Mechanics Lab. (UG).
Construction Materials Lab. (PG). Engineering Mechanics (UG).
Advanced Concrete Technology (PG). Advanced Concrete Technology (PG).

Prof. Prakash Nanthagopalan

Assistant Professor in Construction Technology And Management

prakashn[at]iitb.ac.in
912225767323
Research Projects :
  • * Performance evaluation of cement plaster using fly as based lightweight fine aggregates. - Zaak Technologies GmbH, Germany.
  • * Assessement of fresh and hardened plaster properties - Precise Conchem. Pvt Ltd., India.
  • * A pilot project on usage of recycled concrete aggregates in building products. - IIT Bombay, India.
  • * Rheological Investigations on Pumpable concretes - IIT Bombay, India.
  • * Experimental Investigations on the influence of particle packing of powders on the properties of cementitious paste. - Ambuja Cements Limited, India.
  • * Potential use of Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag (GGBS) as supplementary cementitious materials in concrete. - JSW Cement Limited, India.
  • * Experimental Investigations on the rheological properties of limestone calcined clay cement paste and concrete. - SDC, Swtizerland (through EPFL).
  • * Design and Development of ultra high performance concrete. - R&DE (E), India (Approved).

Prof. Prakash Nanthagopalan

Assistant Professor in Construction Technology And Management

prakashn[at]iitb.ac.in
912225767323
Journal Papers :
  • * Athira Gopinath, Abdhul Bahurudeen, Srinivas Appari and Prakash Nanthagopalan, A circular framework for the valorisation of sugar industry wastes: Review on the industrial symbiosis between sugar, construction and energy industries, Journal of Cleaner Production (In Press) doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.08.252.
  • * Amit Kumar Das, Ashwani Kumar Gupta and Prakash Nanthagopalan (2018), Design of propping schemes of sixty story building: Case study, Structures and Buildings, Proceedings of ICE, Vol. 171(5), 409-424.
  • * B.S. Dhanya, Manu Santhanam, Vijay Kulkarni, Prakash Nanthagopalan, Shashank Bishnoi, S.P. Singh, G. Indu Siva Ranjani, P. Dinakar, and S. Bhaskar, (2017) Round robin testing of durability parameters – Towards identification of suitable durability tests for concrete, Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 91 (7), 11-22.
  • * Hemanth Kumar Balaga and Prakash Nanthagopalan, (2016) Studies on strength and weight loss of paper concrete, Engineering Sustainability, Proceedings of ICE, Vol. 169 (1), 39-44.
  • * Palash Badjatya, Radhika Bhadada, Manish Keshri and Prakash Nanthagopalan, (2015) Usage of textile dye waste water in concrete, Construction Materials, Proceedings of ICE, Vol. 168 (2), 49-52.
  • * Pratik Deogetar, Ashwini Jain, Sudhanshu Mishra and Prakash Nanthagopalan (2013) Influence of steam curing cycle on compressive strength of concrete, International Journal of construction materials and structures, Vol. 1, No. 2, 18-28.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan and Manu Santhanam. (2012) An empirical approach for the optimisation of aggregate combinations for self-compacting concrete, Materials and Structures, Vol. 45, No. 8, 1167-1179.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan and Manu Santhanam (2011) Fresh and hardened properties of self-compacting concrete produced with Manufactured sand, Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol. 33, No.3, 353-358.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan and Manu Santhanam (2010) A new empirical test method for the optimisation of viscosity modifying agent dosage in self-compacting concrete, Materials and Structures, Vol. 43, No. 1-2, 203 - 212.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan and Manu Santhanam (2009) Experimental investigations on the influence of paste composition and content on the properties of self-compacting concrete, Construction and Building Materials, vol. 23, No. 11, 3443 – 3449.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan, Michael Haist, Manu Santhanam and Harald S. Muller (2008) Investigations on the influence of granular packing on the flow properties of cementitious suspensions, Cement and Concrete Composites, vol. 30, No. 9, 763 - 768.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan and Manu Santhanam (2008) A new approach to optimisation of paste composition in self-compacting concrete, The Indian Concrete Journal, vol. 82, 11 - 18.
Conference Papers :
  • * Abhilash Shukla, S. Gurusideswar, Krishna Jonnalagadda and Prakash Nanthagopalan, High strain rate behavior of micro-steel fiber reinforced concrete under tensile and compressive loading. Proceedings of the International Conference on Composite Materials and Structures (ICCMS) 2017, India, 2017.
  • * Mahipal Kasaniya and Prakash Nanthagopalan, Fresh and Hardened Properties of Alkali-Activated Mortar with Class F-Fly Ash & GGBS Combinations. Proceedings of International Conference on Advanced Construction Materials and Systems (RILEM PRO 118), India, 2017, Vol.III, 29-37.
  • * Sendhil Vigneshwar Dhanapal and Prakash Nanthagopalan, Fresh properties of limestone calcined clay cement (LC3) pastes, Proceedings of first International conference on calcined clays for sustainable concrete, Springer, RILEM Book Series, Switzerland, 2015.
  • * Dhawal Desai and Prakash Nanthagopalan, Potential Use of Industrial By-Products for Developing High Strength Concrete Under Normal Curing Conditions, Proceedings of the International Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Conference (Springer), Malaysia, 2013, 215 - 224.
  • * Narsingh Rammilan Varma, R. S. Jangid and Prakash Nanthagopalan, Rehabilitation and strengthening of distressed columns - A case study, Proceedings of Rehabilitation and restoration of structures, India, 2013, 271 - 280.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan and Manu Santhanam. A simple and systematic mixture design procedure for self-compacting concrete, 6th International RILEM Symposium on Design, Production and Placement of SCC, Canada, 2010, Vol. II, 55 - 63.
  • * Prakash Nanthagopalan and Manu Santhanam. A study of the interaction between Viscosity Modifying Agent and High Range Water Reducer in Self-Compacting Concrete, Measuring, Monitoring and Modeling Concrete Properties, Greece, 2006, 449 - 454.

Prof. Prakash Nanthagopalan

Assistant Professor in Construction Technology And Management

prakashn[at]iitb.ac.in
912225767323
Awards :
  • * “Young Faculty Award” (2011) at IIT Bombay.
  • * “Excellence in Teaching Award” (2014) at IIT Bombay.

Prof. Prakash Nanthagopalan

Assistant Professor in Construction Technology And Management

prakashn[at]iitb.ac.in
912225767323
Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Organised :
  • * One day workshop on “Rheology and Rheometer for concrete” held on April 10, 2013 at IIT Bombay.
  • * Two Day Workshop on “Structural rehabilitation and retrofitting using construction chemicals”, held during 24-25th September, 2013 at IIT Bombay.
  • * One day workshop on “Achieving Durable Concrete Construction Through Performance Testing”, held during Feb 1, 2014 at IIT Bombay.
  • * One day Seminar on “Limestone calcined clay cement”, held during July 29, 2014 at IIT Bombay.
  • * One day Workshop on “Adding Sustainability to Engineering Courses” held during January 16, 2015.
  • * One day workshop on Modern Construction Chemicals & Systems for Construction Industry”, held during March 20th, 2015 at IIT Bombay.
  • * Seminar on Fibre Reinforced Concrete - The Indian Context held during 10th February 2015 at IIT Bombay.
  • * Sixth International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation, held during June 27 – July 1, 2016 at IIT Bombay.
Invited Talk :
  • * Mixture design for pavement quality concrete, Refresher cum orientation course on road works for BMC Engineers, 2011,2015,2016 at IIT Bombay, India.
  • *Sustainable development from efficient utilisation of resource, World Environment Day, June 2012, L&T, Mumbai.
  • * Design of Cementitious paste and Concrete – A conceptual approach, KSR College of Engineering, Trichengodu, Tamil Nadu, March 2013.
  • * Sustainable development in Construction – The way forward, NSN college of Engineering and Technology, Karur, Tamil Nadu, March 2013.
  • * Rheology and Particle Packing – Tools for Mixture Design of Self-Compacting Concrete, Chandubhai S Patel Institute of Technology, Anand, Gujarat, October 2013.
  • * High-Performance Concrete, IIT Indore, September 2014.
  • * Conceptual Approach for Mixture Design of Self-Compacting Concrete, SVNIT, Surat, October 2014.
  • * Mixture Design for Pavement Quality Concrete, IIT Bombay, February 2015.
  • * Self-Compacting Concrete, Nirma University, November 2015.
  • * Valorisation of Industrial and agricultural by-products in cement concrete, Global Business Forum, Goa, 2015.
  • * Sustainable Construction Materials, ENTHUSA, IIT Bombay, 2016.
  • * Construction Materials Research, World Business Council fo Sustainable Development, IIT Bombay, 2016.
  • * Keynote Lecture - Particle packing, Jaipur National University, 2016.
  • * Mixture Design of Self-Compacting Concrete, NIT Suratkal, 2017.

Prof. Prakash Nanthagopalan

Assistant Professor in Construction Technology And Management

prakashn[at]iitb.ac.in
912225767323
Institute Level :
  • * Member, Facility Management Committee of 4D X-Ray Microscopy (2015 onwards).
  • * Member, Nano Facility Committee (2016 Onwards).
  • One day workshop on “Achieving Durable Concrete Construction Through Performance Testing”, held during Feb 1, 2014 at IIT Bombay.
  • * Member, Technical Advisory Committee (2015 onwards).
Department Level :
  • * Member, DST - FIST (2013-2018).
  • * Member, Department Policy Committee (2014-2016, 2016 onwards).
  • * Member Secretary, Department Undergraduate Committee (2014-2016).
  • * Member, Department Postgraduate Committee (2016 onwards).
  • * Member, Department Computer and Communication Committee (2016 onwards).
  • * Member, Department Website Committee (2016 onwards).
  • * Member, Department Alumni Award Nomination Committee (2014 Onwards).
  • * Member, Department Task force (2014).
  • * Member, Department Curriculum Review Committee (2016).
  • * Member, Department Review Committee (2013).
  • * Member, M.Tech and Ph.D admission committee (2013 Onwards).
  • * Member, Public Relations Committee (2018 onwards).
  • * Professor In-Charge Library (2012-2015).
  • * Professor In-charge SEMT lab. (2014 - 2016).
  • * Prof. In-charge, Department Materials Characterisation Facility (2016 onwards).
  • * Faculty Advisor - 2016 M. Tech.
  • * Faculty Advisor - (2012-2016) B.Tech.