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Faculty Profile

Prof. (Dr.) Sarvesh Chandra
Prof. & Head (DOCE)
Institute of Engineering and Technology
Department of Civil Engineering

Contact Details:

Email: sarvesh.chandra@gla.ac.in

Contact Number: 945000886

 Email: sarv@iitk.ac.insarviitk@gmail.com

Contact Number: +919450008860

Experience

  • More than 42 years’ experience in Teaching, Research and Constancy in the field of Civil Engineering.
  • Posts Held
  • Professor, Civil Engineering Department, GLA University, Mathura, January,2017 – Continuing.
  • Emeritus fellow, Civil Engineering Department, IIT Kanpur, July 2016 onwards.

Professional Experience:

 

 

 

Emeritus FellowIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

July 2016 0nwards

 

 

Professor

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Dec 1995 – May 2008

 

 

 

University of Kwazalu-Natal, Durban

June 2010–June 2016

 

 

Professor

May 2008- May 2010

 

 

Assoc. Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Mar 1991 - Dec 1995

 

Asst Professor,Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Jul 1987 - Mar 1991

 

Assoc. Professor,A. I. T. Bangkok, Thailand

Jul 1986 - Jul 1987

 

Asst. Professor,A. I. T. Bangkok, Thailand

Aug 1983

- Jun 1986

 

Lecturer,University of Roorkee (now IIT Roorkee)

Sep 1980

- Aug 1983

 

 

Scientific Officer,  Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Sep 1979

- Sep 1980

 

Senior Res. Asst.Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Jul 1975 - Jul 1976

 

Lecturer,M.N.R. Engineering College, Allahabad

and Jan 1978 - Sep 1979

 

Dec 1976 - Jul 1977

 

  • Assistant Design Engineer, Metallurgical Engineering Consultants (I) Ltd. Ranchi                     Aug 1976 - Dec 1976
  • Lecturer in Civil Engineering Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur                               Dec 1973 - Feb 1974

Research Assistant, 

 

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur                                     Sep 1974 - Jul 1975

 

Visiting Assignments

 

 

 

 

Visiting Scientist

Institute of Geotechnical Engineering

May 2001 to July 2001

 

 

 

 

University of Karlsruhe, Germany

 

 

 

Visiting Scientist

Institute of Geotechnical Engineering

May 2006 to July 2006

 

 

 

 

Technical University, Darmstadt

 

 

 

 

Visiting Professor

School of Engineering, James Cook

May 2007 to July 2007

 

 

University, Townsville, Australia

 

 

Fractional Research

University of Kwazalu-Natal, Durban

Jan 2012 to Dec 2013

 

Professor

South Africa

 

 Courses Organized

  • National Board of Accreditation Awareness Workshop for AICTE at IIT Kanpur in 2001.
  • “Symposium on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering” at IIT Kanpur during March 2002.
  • Workshop on “Ground Improvement Techniques” jointly organized with NUS at Singapore in Nov. 2004.
  • National Board of Accreditation Awareness Workshop for AICTE at IIT Kanpur in 2016.

Membership of Professional Institutions and Societies:

  • Donor Fellow Indian Geotechnical Society
  • Fellow Institution of Engineers (India)
  • Information Advisory Committee of International Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (1985-1989)
  • International Geosynthetics Society

Additional Assignments:

Member,Board of Governors

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Jan 2002-Dec 2003

Co-Editor

Indian Geotechnical Journal

1998-1999

Chairman,Technical Advisory

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Nov 1998 –Oct 2001

Committee, IWD

 

 

Chairman,Joint Entrance

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Aug 1996 - Sep 1997

Examination - 1997

 

 

Vice-Chairman,Joint Entrance

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Aug 1995 - Jul 1996

Examination – 1996

 

 

Chairman,Campus School

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Jan 1994 - Mar 1996

Management Committee

 

 

Chairman, Senate Post

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Oct 1992 - Sep1993

Graduate Committee

 

 

Vice-Chairman, GATE-1990

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Oct 1989 - Jun 1990

Associate Director

Asian Information Center for

Sep 1983 - Jul 1987

(Technical)

Geotechnical Engineering (AGE)

 

 Courses Taught:

Post-graduate

        Under-graduate

 

Advanced Soil Mechanics;

 

Soil Mechanics,

 

Rock Mechanics;

 

Geotechnical Engineering,

 

Soil Structure Interacion;

 

Foundation Engineering,

 

Exploration, Testing and  

        Numerical Methods in Civil Engineering,

 

Instrumentation in Soil Engineering;

 

Technical Drawing

         Numerical and Analytical Methods in

 

Mechanics of Solids

 

Geomechanics;

 

 

 

Advanced Foundation Engineering

 

 

 Publications - Books

  • A.S. Balasubramaniam, S. Chandra, D.T. Bergado, J.S. Younger and F. Prinzl, eds., Recent Developments in Ground Improvement Techniques, A.A. Balkema Publishers, The Netherlands, 1985
  • A.S. Balasubramaniam, S. Chandra, D.T. Bergado, Y. Yamada and G. Rantucci, eds., Recent Developments in, Laboratory and Field Testing and Analysis of Geotechnical Problems ,A.A. BalkemaPublishers,The Netherlands, 1986
  • A.S. Balasubramaniam, D.T. Bergado and S. Chandra,eds.Commemorative Volume of The Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society, A.A.Balkema Publishers, The Netherlands, 1986
  • A.S. Balasubramaniam, S. Chandra and D.T. Bergado, eds., Geotechnical Aspects of Mass and Material Transportation, A.A. Balkema Publishers, The Netherlands, 1986
  • A.S. Balasubramaniam, S. Chandra, D.T. Bergado and P.Nutalaya, eds., Environmental Geotechnic and Problematic Soils and Rocks, A.A. Balakema Publishers, The Netherlands, 1987
  • S. Chandra, et.al., eds., Computer and Physical Modelling in Geotechnical Engineering, A.A. Balakema Publishers, The Netherlands, 1989

Publications - Technical Journals

  • Chandra, S., Iyengar, N.G.R., and Valsangkar, A.J., "Flexural Response of Footings on Bilinear Foundation', Journal of Inst. of Engineers (India), Vol. 63, pt. C12, 1982, pp. 49-55
  • Chandra,S.,   Madhav, M.R., and   Iyengar,N.G.R.,   "Trapezoidal Footings on Nonlinear Subgrades", Int. Journal of Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Vol. 8, No. 6, 1984, pp. 519-529.
  • Viladkar, M.N., Chandra, S., and Sharma, S.D., "Analysis of Circular Rafts on Nonlinear Subgrades", Int. Journal of Computers and Structures,
  • Khanooja, A.S., Nayak, G.C., Singh, B., and Chandra, S., "Analysis of a Typical Shaped Lining by Finite Element Method", Int. Journal of Computers and Structures,Vol.21, No.5, 1985, pp.1079-1084
  • Chandra, S. and James, C. G. L., "Improvement of Dispersive Soils by Using Different Additives", Indian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 14, No. 3, 1984
  • Navayogarajah, N. and Chandra, S., "Analysis of Axially Loaded Long Piles", Indian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 15, No.5, 1985, pp. 231-245.
  • Singh, R.P., Chandra, S., Jha, A.K., and Singh, Y.P., "Determination of Elastic Parameters Using Combined Borehole to Borehole and Borehole to Surface seismic Data: A Computer Model Study" Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Vol.28, No.2, 1991, pp. 309-315.
  • Jha, A.K., Chandra, S. and Singh, R.P., "Three Phase Model for Wave Propagation through Soils", Indian Geotechnical Journal. Vol. 21, No. 2, 1991, pp. 223-232.
  • Mishra, S.K., Singh, R.P., and Chandra, S. "Prediction of Subsidence in Indo-gangetic basin due to ground water withdrawal". Engineering Geology, Vol. 33, 1993, pp. 227-239.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "The Effect of Prestressing on the Settlement Characteristics of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Soil". Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 13, No. 8, 1994, pp. 531-543.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "A Study of Settlement Response of a Geosynthetic-Reinforced
  • Compressible Granular Fill - Soft Soil System". Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 13, No. 9, 1994, pp. 627-639.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Reply to Discussion by J. S. Horvath on paper 'The Effect of Prestressing on the Settlement Characteristics of Geosynthetics-Reinforced Soil'". Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 13, No. 11, 1994, p. 762.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "A Generalized Mechanical Model for Geosynthetics-Reinforced Foundation Soil". Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 13, No. 12, 1994, pp. 813-825.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Modeling of Geosynthetics-Reinforced Engineered Granular Fill on Soft Soil". Geosynthetics International, Vol. 2. No. 3, 1995, pp. 603-618.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Time Dependent Behaviour of Compressible Granular Fill - Soft Soil System". Foundation Engineer, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1995, pp. 13-17.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Time-Dependent Settlement response of Granular Fill on Soft Soil". Soils and Foundations, Vol. 35, No. 4, 1995, pp.105-108.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Settlement Analysis of Geosynthetics-Reinforced Foundation Soil Loaded Axi-symmetrically". Foundation Engineer, Vol. 1,No. 2, 1995, pp. 55-66.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "A Study on a New Mechanical Model for Foundations and Its Elastic Settlement Response". Int. Journal of Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Vol. 20,1996, pp. 595-604.
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Time-Dependent Analysis of Axi-symmetrically Loaded Reinforced Granular Fill on Soft Subgrade". Indian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 28, No.2, 1998, pp. 195-213.
  • Madhav, M.R., Sharma, J.K., Chandra, S.,”A Simple Method for Predicting Settlement of Stone Column Reinforced Ground”, Journal of The Inst. Of Engineers (India), Vol. 80, May 1999, pp. 15-19.
  • Maheshwari, P., Chandra, S. and Basudhar, P.K., “Modeling of Beams on a Geosynthetics-Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil System Subjected to Moving Loads”. Geosynthetics International. 2004, Vol. 11, Issue 5, pp 369-376.
  • Maheshwari, P., Basudhar, P.K. and Chandra, S. “Analysis of Beams on Reinforced Granular Beds”. Geosynthetics International. 2004, Vol.11 Issue 6 pp 460-470.
  • Maheshwari, P., Chandra, S. and Basudhar, P.K. “Response of Beams on a Tensionless Extensible Geosynthetics-Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil system Subjected to Moving Loads”. Computers and Geotechnics. 2004, Vol. 31, Issue 7, pp. 537-548.
  • Maheshwari, P., Basudhar P.K. and Chandra, S. “The Effect of Prestressing Force and Interfacial Friction on the Settlement Characteristics of Beams on Reinforced Granular Beds”. Indian Geotechnical Journal 2005, Vol.35, No.3, pp 283-298.
  • Chandra, S. and Ojha, P.N. “Time Dependent Behaviour of Geosynthetics Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil System Subjected to Strip Loading”. Indian Geotechnical Journal 2005, Vol.35, No.3, pp 267-282.
  • Maheshwari, P., Chandra, S. and Basudhar, P.K. “Steady State Response of Beams on a Tensionless Geosynthetics-Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil System Subjected to Moving Loads”. Soils and Foundations Oct. 2005, Vol. 45 No.5, pp 11-18.
  • 27. Deb, Kousik, Chandra, S. and Basudhar, P.K. “Settlement Response of Multi layer Geosynthetics – Reinforced Granular Fill - Soft Soil System” Geosynthetics International, 2005, Vol. 12, No 6, pp:288-298
  • Malik, A. K., Chandra, S. and Singh, A.K., “Steady State Response of an Elastically Supported Infinite Beam to a Moving Load”. Journal of Sound and Vibrations, March 2006, Volume 291, Issue 3-5, pp. 1148-1169.
  • Maheshwari, P., Basudhar, P.K. and Chandra, S. “Modeling of Beams on Reinforced Granular Beds.” Geotechnical and Geological Engineering: an International Journal, Vol 24 No.2, pp 313-324, 2006.
  • Maheshwari, P., Basudhar, P.K. and Chandra, S. “Modeling and Analysis of Infinite Beams on Extensible Geosynthetics-Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil System Subjected to Moving Loads”, ASCE, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 152, Ground Modification and Seismic Mitigation, pp 259-266, 2006.
  • Madhav, M.R., Sharma, J.K. and Chandra, S. “Analysis and Settlement of a Non-Homogeneous Granular Pile”, Indian Geotechnical Journal, Vol.36, No. 3, pp 249-271, July 2006.
  • Deb, Kousik, S.Chandra and P.K.Basudhar, “Nonlinear Analysis of Multi Layer Extensible Geosynthetic-Reinforced Granular Bed on Soft Soil”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering:an International Journal. Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 25, No 1, pp: 11-23, 2007.
  • Kousik Deb, P.K.Basudhar and S.Chandra, “A Generalized Model for Geosynthetics-Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil with Stone Columns”, International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE , U.S.A. Vol. 7, No 4, pp: 266-276, 2007,
  • Kousik Deb, N. Sivakugan, S.Chandra and P.K.Basudhar, “Numerical Analysis of Multi Layer Geosynthetic-Reinforced Granular Bed over Soft Fill”, Geotechnical and GeologicalEngineering: an International Journal, Springer, Netherlands, Vol 25, No.1 Feb. 2007.
  • Kousik Deb, S.Chandra and P.K.Basudhar, “Effect of Rheological Behavior of Geosynthetics on Settlement Response”, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, J. Ross, U.S.A. Vol.1,Issue 1, pp 1-8. 2007
  • Vanitha, L., Patra. N.R. and Chandra, S. “Uplift Capacity of Pile Group Anchors”, Geotechnicaland Geological Engineering: an International Journal. Vol. 25 No. 3 June 2007, pp 339-347,2007.
  • Singh, S, N. Sivakugan and S. Chandra, “The Permeability of Hydraulic Fills Under Surcharge” International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, J. Ross, U.S.A. Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp 77-87, April 2008.
  • Kousik Deb, S. Chandra and P. K. Basudhar, “Response of Multi layer Geosynthetics-Reinforced Bed Resting on Soft Soil with Stone Columns”, Computers and Geotechnics, Elsevier, 35(3), pp 323-330, May 2008.
  • Maheshwari Priti, Basudhar P.K. & Chandra S, “Response of Beams on Geosynthetics Reinforced Earth Beds Subjected to Uniform Loading” , Indian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 38, No.1, pp. 21-32, 2008.
  • Closure to Discussion on “Effect of Rheological Behavior of Geosynthetics on Settlement Response” by Kousik Deb, S. Chandra and P. K. Basudhar International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 3(1), pp: 168-169, 2009
  • Kousik Deb, P.K. Basudhar and S. Chandra,  “Axi-symmetric Analysis of Geosynthetics- reinforced Granular Fill-soft Soil System with Group of Stone Columns”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering: an International Journal, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp: 177-186. 2010.
  • Kousik Deb, P.K. Basudhar and S. Chandra, “Analysis of Extensible Geosynthetics and Stone Column-Reinforced Soil”, Ground Improvement, Thomas Telford, Vol. 163. No. 4, pp: 231 – 236. 2010.
  • Mohanty, B., Anil Kumar, P.E., Patra, N. R., and Chandra, S., “Evaluation of Residual Strength and Liquefaction Potential of Panki Bottom Ash”, International Journal of GeotechnicalEngineering, Ross Publishing, Inc., USA, October, pp. 483-493, 2010.
  • Mohanty, B., Patra N. R., and Chandra, S. “Cyclic Triaxial behavior of Pond Ash”, Advances in Analysis, Modeling & Design, Geotechnical Special publication No. 199, ASCE, pp. 833-836,2010.
  • Scussel D. and Chandra S. “Poly Axial Stress Analysis of Underground Openings using FLAC”, Journal of Rock Mechanics and Tunneling Technology (ISMRTT), Jan 2012, pp 41-54.
  • Scussel D. and Chandra S. “A new approach to obtain tunnel support pressure for polyaxial state of stress”, Tunneling and Underground Space Technology, Vol 36, Jun 2013, pp 80-88.
  • Kousik Deb, S. Chandra and P. K. Basudhar, ”Design of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Earth Using Equivalent Thickness Concept” Indian Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Improvement, Vol.2, No.1, Jan. 2013, pp 4-8.
  • Scussel D. and Chandra S. “New Approach to the Design of Tunnels in Squeezing Ground”, International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, Jan 2014, 14(1) pp 110-117.
  • Rajesh S. Choudhary K. and Chandra S. “A generalized model for geosynthetic reinforced railway tracks resting on soft clays” International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 25 AUG 2014, DOI: 10.1002/nag.2318
  • Prasad, N. and Chandra, S. “Moving Load on a Railway Track- Finite Difference Solution” International Journal of Civil and Structural Engineering– IJCSE, Dec 2014,Volume 1 : Issue 4 pp. 1-4.

         Publications - Proceedings of Conferences and Symposia:

  •  M.R. Madhav, N.G.R. Iyengar and S. Chandra, "Analysis of Beams on Nonlinear Foundation by Perturbation Technique", Proc. of IGS Conf. on Geotech. Engg., December 1978, New Delhi
  • N.G.R. Iyengar, M.R. Madhav and S. Chandra, "A New Numerical Technique for Raft on Nonlinear Subgrades", 3rd Int. Conf. on Num. Meth. in Geomechanics, April, 1979, Aachen
  • N.G.R. Iyengar, M.R. Madhav and S. Chandra, "Coupled Numerical Methods for Plates on Elastic Foundation", Int. Conf. on Num. Meth. for Coupled Problems, September 1981, Swansea
  • K. Kumar, G. Ranjan and S. Chandra, "Assessment of Damage and Remedial Measures for Foundation of a D.G. Set", Proc. 7th Symp. on Earthquake Engg., November 1982, Roorkee
  • S. Chandra, M.R. Madhav and N.G.R. Iyengar, "A New Model for Nonlinear Subgrades", Proc. of 4th Int. Conf. on Mathematical Modelling, August 1983, Zurich
  • P. Nutalaya, S. Chandra and A.S. Balasubramaniam, "Subsidence of Bangkok Clay due to Deep Well Pumping and its Control through Artificial Recharge, Proc. of the 3rd International Symposium on Land Subsidence, March 1984, Venice
  • S. Chandra and E.B. Garcia, "Chemical and Mineralogical Study of Collapsible and Dispersive Soils, Indian Geotechnical Society Conference, GEPCON-84, December 1984, Calcutta
  • P. Nutalaya, S. Chandra and A.S. Balasubramaniam, "Subsidence and its Control in Bangkok", Proceedings of Specialty Session on Land Subsidence and Flooding, December 1984, Bangkok
  • A.S. Balasubramaniam, D.T. Bergado, Y.K. Lee, S. Chandra and Y. Yamada, Stability and Settlement Characteristics of Structures in Soft Bangkok Clay, XI Int. Conf. on S.M.F.E., August 1985, San- Francisco, 1985
  • N. Prinya, S. Chandra, R.G. Whiteley and J.H. Pitts, "Environmental Geotechnics", Commemorative Volume of S.E.A.G.S. A.A. Balkema Publishers, The Netherlands, August, 1985
  • S. Chandra, "A New Technique for Design of Continuous Footings" I.G.C. December1985, Roorkee
  • K.A. Ansari and S. Chandra, "Large Scaled Triaxial test on Rockfill Material" Indian Geotechnical Conference, December 1986, New Delhi
  • S. Chandra, Chia Ping and A.S. Balasubramaniam, "Geotechnical Problems of Braced Excavations in Taipei" International Conference on Soil Structure Interaction, May 1987, Paris
  • Affendi M.L.B. Abdullah and S. Chandra,"Engineering Properties of Coastal Subsoil in Peninsular Malaysia" 9th South East Asian Geotechncal Conferenve, December 1987, Bangkok
  • S. Chandra and Chen Kwang-Hwa, "Ultrasonic Tests on Rock lumps" Indian Geotechnical Conference, December 1987,Bangalore
  • G. Rantucci, S. Chandra and YU-Shan Hsieh, "Comparison of Various Design Approaches for Tunnel Support" International Symposium on Tunnel for Water Resources and Power Projects, January 1988, New Delhi
  • S. Balasubramaniam, S. Chandra and Pisit Kuntiwattanakul, " Prediction of the Settlement of an Embankment using a Microcomputer" 6th International Conference on numerical Methods in Geomechanics, April 1988, Innsbruck
  • G. Rantucci, S. Chandra and M.L. Lasao, " A Comparative Study on Design of Support for Power Tunnel", Intenational Symposium on Underground Engineering, April 1988, New Delhi
  • S. Chandra et.al., " An Underground Powerhouse of Sanjay Vidyut Pariyojna, Bhabha" , International Symposium on Underground Engineering, April 1988, New Delhi
  • S. Chandra et.al., " A Case Study with respect to Geotechnical Aspects for the Presure Tunnel of Sanjay Vidyut Pariyojna, Bhabha", International Symposium on Tunneling for Water Resources & Power Projects, January 1988, New Delhi
  • S. Chandra, General Report on "Application of Numerical Techniques in Geomechanics" Indian Geotechnical Conference,December 1988, Allahabad.
  • S. Chandra and P. Kuntiwattanakul, " Prediction of Stresses and pore presure due to pile driving using a microcomputer", International Conference on Engineering Software- 89, December 1989, New Delhi
  • S. Chandra and Hsia Cheng, " Shear Behaviour of Graywacke Rockfill Material", 10th Southeast Asian Geotechnical Conference, April1990, Taipei
  • S. Chandra and Md. Iftikhar Hossain, "Prediction and Observation of Pore Pressure due to Pile during", Third Int. Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering, June 1-5, 1993, St. Louis.
  • Atul Kumar & S. Chandra, "Model Tests on Bearing Capacity of Fly-Ash Reinforced with Geofabric", The Second International Seminar on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering of Iran, Nov. 1993, Tehran
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Mechanical Modelling of Geosynthetic- Reinforced Foundation Soil". National Workshop on Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering - Developments, Applications and Future Trends, Dec. 19-21, 1994, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (India).
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S., "Effect of Prestressing on the Settlement Response of Geosynthetic Reinforced Granular Fill - Soft Soil System Subjected to Axi-Symmetric Loading". Indian Geotechnical Conference - 1995, Bangalore, India .
  • Shukla, S.K. and Chandra, S.. "Settlement Analysis of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Granular fill - Soft Soil System Supporting Embankment". Int. Symp. on Earth Reinforcement, IS Kyushu '96 , Japan.
  • Sharma J.K., Madhav M.R. Chandra S., "Analysis of Load Test on Stone columns", Indian Geotechnical Conference -1997, Dec. 97, Baroda, India.
  • Shukla S.K. and Chandra S., "Densification of Granular Fill in Reinforced Foundation Soil", in Indian Geotechnical Conference -1997, Dec. 97, Baroda, India.
  • Madhav M.R., Sharma J.K., Chandra, S. and Muira N.. “Prediction of Settlement of Stone Column Reinforced Ground from Results of In Situ Load Test”, 13th SEAGC, Nov. 1998, Yaipei, Taiwan.
  • Madhav M.R., Sharma,J.K., Chandra, S.,” Analysis of Floating Granular Piled Raft Foundation”, Indian Geotechnical Conference-98, Dec. 1998, New Delhi, India.
  • Madhav M.R., Sharma,J.K., Chandra, S.,” Granular Pile Groups – An Interactive Analysis”,11th ARC, Aug. 1999, Seoul, Korea.
  • Madhav M.R., Sharma,J.K., Chandra, S.,” Consideration of Non-Homogeneity of a Granular Pile on Settlement”, Int. Conf. On Offshore Engg.(GEOSHORE), Dec. 1999, Bombay, India.
  • Madhav M.R., Sharma,J.K., Chandra, S.,” Analysis of Load Test on Single and Group of Three Granular Piles”, Indian Geotechnical Conference-99, Dec. 1999, Calcutta, India.
  • Sharma J.K., Madhav M.R., Chandra S., “Recent Developments in the Applications of Geosynthetics”, Proc. Of National Seminar on Recent Trends in Civil Engineering Materials, Oct. 15-16, 1999, Kota, India.
  • Sharma J.K., Madhav M.R., Chandra S., “Analysis and Settlement of Granular Piled Raft”, Int. Conf. On Geotechnical and Geological Engineering (GeoEng2000), Nov. 2000, Melbourne Australia.
  • Madhav M.R., Sharma,J.K., Chandra, S, VanImpe W.F.,”Reinforcing Effect from Load Tests on Rafts with Single and Three Granular Piles”, 4th ICGIGS, 2000, Helensiki, Finland.
  • Sharma J.K., Madhav M.R., Chandra S., “Analysis and Settlement of Floating Granular Pile Groups”, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2000, Bombay.
  • Sharma J.K.,Madhav M.R., Chandra S., “Analysis and Settlement of Granular Piled Raft”, Int. Conf. On Geotechnical & Geological Engineering, GeoEng-2000, Melbourne.
  • Sharma J.K.,Madhav M.R., Chandra S., “Analysis of Composite Foundations in Saturated Overconsolidated Clay”,Indian Geotechnical Conference. IGC-2001,Indore.
  • Sharma J.K.,Madhav M.R., Chandra S., “Analysis of Single Granular Pile with Vertical and Radial Displacements Compatability”, Proc. Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2002 , Allahabad, Dec 2002.
  • Vipagunta S., Maheshwari P, Chandra S.,” Modelling of Reinforced Granular Bed-Soft Clay with Granular Piles”, Proc. Symp on Advance in Geotech. Engg. SAGE-2003, Kanpur, March 2003.
  • Chandra S., Jha S.K.,”A Study on Strength and Deformation Behaviour of Reinforced Fly ash”,Proc. 18th Int. Conf. On Solid Waste Technolgy and Management March 2003, Philadelphia, USA.
  • Basudhar P.K. and Chandra S.,”Monitoring Slope Movements and Early Warning Systems”, Proc. Seminar on Disaster Mitigation in Nepal, Kathmandu, Nov 2003.
  • Chandra S., Singh D.K., Maheshwari P. and Das S.K., “ Effect of Orientation of Reinforcement on Strength of Reinforced Soil”, Proc. Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC-2003 , Roorkee, Dec 2003.
  • Chandra S., Ranjan S.C., “An Experimental Study on Reinforced Flyash” Proc. 19th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, USA, March 2004.
  • Maheshwari, P., Chandra, S., and Basudhar, P.K., “Effect of Depth of Placement of Reinforcement on Settlement Response of Reinforced Beds” Proc. National Symposium on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, NSAGE-2004, I.I.Sc. Bangalore, July 2004.
  • Maheshwari, P., Basudhar, P.K., and Chandra, S., “Response of geosynthetic reinforecd granular fill soft soil system subjected to uniform flexible load” Proc. Int. Geotechnical Conference “Soil-Structure Interaction”, Saint Petersburg, Russia, May 26-28, 2005.
  • Kousik Deb, S.Chandra and P.K.Basudhar, (2005) “Equivalent Thickness of the Geosynthetic-Reinforced Granular Fill over Soft Soil”, Indian Geotechnical conference, Ahmedabad, India, 17-19th December. Vol-2, pp: 249-252.
  • Kousik Deb, S.Chandra and P.K.Basudhar, (2005) “Settlement Response of Embankment on Multi Layer Geosynthetic-Reinforced Reclaimed Ground” International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation, Singapore, 12-13th December, pp: 460-465
  • Deb, K., Chandra, S. and Basudhar, P.K. (2006) "Modeling of Multilayer Extensible Geosynthetic-Reinforced Granular Fill over Soft Soil", ASCE Geo-Institute Geo-Congress-2006, Atlanta, USA, 1-6, CD-ROM.
  • Kousik Deb, S.Chandra and P.K.Basudhar, (2006) “The Effect of Prestressing on the Settlement
  • Response of Multi layer Geosynthetic-Reinforced Soil”, Indian Geotechnical conference, Chennai, India, 14-16th December . pp: 607-610.
  • 54. Deb K. and Chandra, S. (2006) “Physical Modelling Approach to Soil - Structure Interaction Problems” Indian Geotechnical conference, Chennai, India, 14-16th December (Invited Paper). pp: 171-178
  • Kousik Deb, S.Chandra and P.K.Basudhar, (2007) “Effect of Compaction on Settlement Response of Multi Layer Geosynthetic-Reinforced Fill on Soft Soil” International Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium: Challenge and Opportunities (CENeM-2007), Howrah, India, 11-14th January. (CD-ROM)
  • Kousik Deb, Arindam Dey and S. Chandra (2007) “Modeling of Layered Soil System“, 1st Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, Hyderabad, India, 2-3rd March, pp: 50-55.
  • S. Chandra, P. K. Singh, and Anubhav (2008), “Effect of Over Consolidation Ratio on Shear Strength Behavior of Fly Ash,” , Proc. 23rd International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, USA.
  • Kousik Deb, P.K. Basudhar and S. Chandra, (2008) “Settlement Response of Granular Fill-Soft Soil Reinforced with Extensible Geosynthetic and Stone Columns”, 12th International
  • Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), Goa, India, 1st– 6th October, 2008.
  • S. Chandra, C.S. Upadhyay, I. Ahmed and A. Dey (2008) “A Finite Element Study of Beams Resting on Reinforced Granular Beds”, 12th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), Goa, India, 1st – 6th October, 2008
  • Kousik Deb, S. Chandra and P.K. Basudhar,  (2008) “Modeling of Layered Soil under Axi-
  • Symmetric Loading Condition”, Geo-Congress-2008, ASCE Geo-Institute conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 9th - 12th March ,2008.
  • A. Dey, P.K. Basudhar and S.Chandra (2008) “Distribution of Modulus of Subgrade Reaction beneath Beams on Elastic Foundation” International Geotechnical Conference on Developments of Urban Areas and Geotechnical Engineering, St. Petersburg, Russia, pp.197-202.
  • A. Dey, P. K. Basudhar and S. Chandra (2008) “Time-dependent flexural response of an aqueduct resting on a viscoelastic bed” Advances in Geotechnical Engineering: GEOAGE, Indian Geotechnical Conference: IGC-2008,
  • A. Dey, P. K. Basudhar and S. Chandra (2009) “Flexural response of strip footings resting on reinforced elastic foundation beds: Some parametric studies” International Symposium on Ground Improvement Technologies and Case Histories (ISGI-09), Singapore, pp. 353 – 358.
  • Maheshwari P and Chandra, S.(2009) “Modeling of Reinforced Earth Beds using Lumped Parameter Models: A Review”, Proceedings of GEOAFRICA 2009, CapeTown, S.A.
  • Al-Adili, A., Chandra, S., and Sivakugan, N. (2009)  Slippage effect on the settlement response  of a granular soft soil system. ISBN 978-1-60750-031-5. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering In: 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 5-9 October 2009, Alexandria, Egypt.
  • S. Chandra, B. Mohanty and N.R. Patra,(2011)” Physical Properties Of Some Indian Pond Ashes: A Comparative Study” Proc. 26th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, USA.
  • A Dey, S. Chandra and P.K. Basudhar (2011),”Flexural response of aqueduct resting on reinforced elastic foundation beds” National Conference on Recent Advances in Ground Improvement Techniques (RAGIT – 2011), CBRI Roorkee, pp 1-10.=
  • S. Chandra, (2011) “Modeling of Reinforced Beds” An invited lecture in National Conference on Recent Advances in Ground Improvement Techniques (RAGIT – 2011), CBRI Roorkee.
  • S. Rajesh, K. Choudhary and S. Chandra (2012) “Modeling of Geosynthetics Reinforced Railway Tracks Resting on Soft Clays”, Proc. Of the 5th Asian Regional Conference on Geosynthetics, (GA-2012), Bangkok, Thailand, pp 645-652.
  • Mohanty, B., and Chandra, S. (2013) “On the Permanent Deformation Behavior of Rail Road Pond Ash Subgrade.” In Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ICSMGE), Paris, France, September 02−06.
  • Prasad, N. and Chandra, S. (2014) “Moving Load on a Railway Track- Finite Difference
  • Solution” in Proceedings of the International Conference On Advances in Civil, Structural and Mechanical Engineering - CSME 2014, Hong Kong, 26 – 27 August, 2014.
  • Chandra, S. and Shukla, D. (2014) “Sustainibility of Railway Tracks”, Keynote Lecture, International Conference on Sustainable Civil Infrastructure (ICSCI 2014), Hyderabad, 17-18th October 2014.
  • Pranjal Mandhaniya, Sarvesh Chandra "Analysis of a moving load on Ballastless rail track" , Proc. Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2015) Pune. Dec 16-19, 2015.
  • S. Chandra, Rashmi Kumari and Rajesh Sathiyamoorthy, (2016) “Shear Behavior of Raebarelli Pond Ash at Low Confining Pressures” Proc. 31st International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, USA. April 03-06,2016.
  • Rupesh Kumar Verma and Sarvesh Chandra, 'A Closed Form Solution For Underground Openings Using Polyaxial Strength Criterion' Proc. INDOROCK-2016 conference, IIT Bombay, June 17-18, 2016.

 Research Supervision - Doctoral Theses

  • 1.   Mr. S. K. Shukla, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, "Foundation Model for Reinforced Granular Fill - Soft Soil System and its Settlement Response", 1995.
  • Mr. Jitendra Kumar Sharma, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, "Settlement Analysis of Reinforced Granular Fill Supported on Stone Columns", 1999. Jointly with Dr.M.R. Madhav.
  • Ms. Priti Maheshwari, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, “Response of Reinforced Granular Bed Soft Soil System to Static and Moving Loads”, 2004. Jointly with Dr. P.K. Basudhar.
  • Mr. Kousik Deb, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, “Modeling of Reinforced Beds Resting on Soft Soils”. 2006. Jointly with Dr. P.K. Basudhar.
  • Mr. Arindam Ghosh, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, “Settlement response of reinforced granular beds and parameter estimation” 2010. Jointly with Dr. P.K. Basudhar.
  • Mr. Bijayanand Mohanty, Indian Institute of technology Kanpur, “Dynamic Characteristics of Flyash deposits” 2012. Jointly with Dr. N.R. Patra
  • Mr. Dario Scussel, University of Kwazalu Natal, Durban, “A New approach to the Polyaxial Stress Numerical Analysis of Underground Openings” 2013. Jointly with Dr. Cristina Trois.
  • Ms. Aditi Kumawat, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, “Analysis of Railway Track for High speed rails” (In progress), Jointly Dr. Prishati Raychowdhury.
  • Mr. Balbir Kumar Pandey, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, “ Analysis of Reinforced Granular Bed resting on stone columns” (In Progress) , Dr. Rajesh Sathiyamoorthy.

 Research Supervision - Masters Theses:

  •  Mr.S.D. Sharma, Univ. of Roorkee, 1982, "Analysis of Circular Rafts on Nonlinear Subgrades", Dr.M.N. Viladkar
  • Mr. A.S. Khanooja, Univ. of Roorkee, 1983, "Finite Element Analysis of Tehri Diversion Tunnel Lining", Dr.G.C. Nayak and Dr.Bhawani Singh
  • Mr.Chen Kuo Cheng, Asian Institute of Technology, 1984, "Evaluation of Strength Parameters of Partially Saturated Soils on Basis of Initial Suction and Unconfined Compressive Strength".
  • Miss. E.B. Garcia, Asian Institute of Technology, 1984, "Chemical and Mineralogical Studies of Collapsible and Dispersive Soils in Northern Thailand".
  • Mr. Chen I-Piao, Asian Institute of Technology, 1984, "Settlement and Stability Analysis of A.I.T. Embankment", Dr. Y. Yamada
  • Mr.Chen Gin Lin, Asian Institute of Technology, 1984,"Improvement of Dispersive Soil Using Different Additives at Low and High pH Value".
  • Mr. A.M.L.B. Abdullah, Asian Institute of Technology, 1984, "A Monograph on Engineering Properties of Coastal Subsoils in the Malaysian Peninsular".
  • Mr. N. Navayogarajah, Asian Institute of Technology, 1985, "Analysis of Laterally Loaded and Vertically Loaded Piles for Off-shore Structures", Prof. A.S. Balasubramaniam
  • Mr. Phanuwat Suriyachat, Asian Institute of Technology, 1985, "Iterative Solutions for Beams on Nonlinear Subgrades".
  • Mr. Pongchai Chaichirawiwat, Asian Institute of Technology, 1985, "Development of Micro Computer Program for Settlement and Lateral Deflection Computations of Pile Foundation", Dr. S. Sambhandharaksa
  • Mr. Lin Shang-Yuh, Asian Institute of Technology, 1985, "Review and Study of Aspects of Shallow and Deep Foundations in Taipei, R.O.C.", Prof. A.S. Balasubramaniam
  • Mr. Tossaporn Nettayanuwat, Asian Institute of Technology, 1985, "A Study on the Earthquake Behavior of Chiew-Larn and Kaeng Krung Dams in Thailand", Dr. Martin Wieland
  • Mr. Pisit Kuntiwattanakul, Asian Institute of Technology, 1986, "Use of A Micro-computer in Predicting the Settlements of Embankments and Effects of Pile Installation".
  • Mrs. N.R. Kristanto, Asian Institute of Technology, 1986, "Strength and Deformation Characteristics of Stiff Nong Ngoo Hao Clay".
  • Mr. Chia Ping, Asian Institute of Technology, 1986, "Geotechnical Problems of Braced Excavation in Taipei, R.O.C. (Cases Study through Finite Element Analyses)", Prof. A.S. Balasubramaniam
  • Miss W.D.N. Perera, Asian Institute of Technology,1986, "Prediction of Pore Pressure and Unpheave of Surrounding Soil due to Pile Driving", Dr. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai
  • Mr.Kristanto Sugiharto, Asian Institute of Technology, 1986, "Ground Improvement Developments in Indonesia".
  • Mr. Sugiharto Sudhiram, Asian Institute of Technology, 1986, "Ultrasonic Testing of Soils".
  • Mr. K.S. Ansari, Asian Institute of Technology, 1986, "Large Scale Oedometer and Triaxial Tests on Rockfill Materials".
  • Mr. Shi Lee-Ping, Asian Institute of Technology, 1986, "Experimental and Numerical Seismic Analysis of Liyutan Dam in Taiwan, R.O.C.", Dr. Martin Wieland
  • Mr. Chen Kwang-Hwan, Asian Institute of Technology, 1987, "Ultrasonic Testing on Rock Lumps"
  • Mr. M.I. Hossain, Asian Institute of Technology, 1987, "Analysis of Pile Driving and Prediction"
  • Mr. Hsia Cheng, Asian Institute of Technology, 1987, "Shear Behavior of Rockfill Material"
  • Mr. Aziz Akbar, Asian Institute of Technology, 1987, "Consolidation Characteristics Related to Settlement of Pipeline Project in Samut Prakarn"
  • Mr. Dinker Sharma, Asian Institute of Technology, 1987, "Strength Deformation Behavior of Pipeline Project in Samut Prakarn" 26. Mr. Yu Ter-Chyuan, Asian Institute of Technology, 1987, "Foundation Practices in Taiwan", Prof. A.S. Balasubramaniam
  • Mr. Hsieh Yu-Shan, Asian Institute of Technology, 1987, "Stability Analysis of the Center Tunnel in Taiwan, R.O.C.", Dr.G.Rantucci
  • Mr. Rajeev Kumar Jain, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1989, "Dynamic Analysis of Offshore Piles", Dr. Umesh Dayal
  • Mr. A.K. Jha, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1989, "Estimation of Soil Parameters using Elastic Waves", Dr. R.P. Singh
  • Mr. Sanjay Gupta, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1990, "Investigations on Pull-out Resistance of Polypropylene Strips in Fly-ash"
  • Mr. Atul Kumar,Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,1991,"Pull out Resistance of Deformed and Undeformed Reinforcement Strips"
  • Mr. Shailesh Kumar Mishra, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1991, "Study on Subsidence due to Groundwater withdrawal", Dr. R.P. Singh
  • Mr. D.K. Singh, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur "A Study on Model Footings resting on Reinforced Soils"
  • Mr. Saroj Kumar Jha,  Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1994, "A study on Strength-Deformation Behaviour  of Reinforced Fly Ash"
  • Mr. S. Bhowal, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1995, "An experimental study on settlement response of footings on reinforced sand"
  • Mr. Manoj Wasan, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1995, "Assessment of liquefaction potential of fly-ash tailings by steady-state strength method".
  • Mr. Himanshu Kumar Shee, Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1995, "Settlement Analysis of Beam on Reinforced Soil Bed".
  • Mr. Sudesh Tewari, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,1997, "Effect of Limiting Mobilized Tension on the Settlement Response of Reinforced Granular Fill - Soft Soil System".
  • Mr. Ashish Srivastava, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,1997, "Effect of Pretensioning on the Settlement Response of Reinforced Granular Fill".
  • Major Sree Kumar R., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,1998, “In-situ Settlement Response of Reinforced Granular Beds Resting on Silty Soils”.
  • Mr. Prem Narayan Ojha, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,1998, “Modelling of Geosynthetic Reinforced Granular Fill Soft Soil System”.
  • Mr. A.K. Suryavanshi, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,1999, “Effect of Stiffness of Geotextile on Load-Settlement Response of Reinforced Granular Bed”.
  • Mr. Anirban Mandal, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,1999, “Consolidation Settlement Response of reinforced Granular Fill- Soft Soil System”.
  • Mr. Surendra V., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,2000, “Modelling of Reinforced Granular Bed on Soft Clay with Granular Piles”.
  • Mr. Mallikarjuna Rao K.V.S., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,2000, “A Non-linear model for Geosynthetic Reinforced Granular fill soft soil system”.
  • Mr. Vivek Anand, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,2000, “Model Test on Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil system”.
  • Mr. Anil Kumar Singh, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,2000, “A Study on Use of Micropiles for Ground Improvement”.
  • Mr. Gireesh Sreedhar K.P., Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,2001, “A Finite Element Study on Reinforced Granular Bed Soft Soil System”, Dr.C.S. Upadhyay.
  • Mr. Nageshwara Rao M., Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,2002, “Some Experimental Studies on Elastic Properties of Ballast”.
  • Mr. Imran Ahmad, Indian Institute of Technolgy Kanpur,2002,”A Finite Element Study of Beams on Rienforecd Granular Beds with Sand Drains”, Dr.C.S. Upadhyay.
  • Mr. Avinash Singh, 2003 “Response of a Moving Load on a Beam on two Parameter Model”, Dr. A.K. Malik.
  • Mr. Shiv Chandra Ranjan, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,2003, “An Experimental study on Reinforced Flyash”.
  • Mr. Pawan Kumar Singh, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,2004, “Effect of Over Consolidation Ratio on the Shear Behaviour of Reinforced Fly ash”.
  • Ms. L. Vanitha, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,2004, “Uplift Capacity of Model Pile Group Anchors”, Dr.N.R. Patra
  • Mr. Shyam Vihari, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,2005, “A New Approach for Design of Railway Track Formations”.
  • Mr. Paritosh Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2005, “Finite Element Analysis of Multilayered Reinforced Granular Bed Soft Soil System”.
  • Mr. Sudhir Kumar Saxena, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2005, “An Experimental Study on Settlement Response of Foundation on Reinforced Sand”.
  • Mr. Anuj Narula, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2006, “Development of a New Ring Shear Apparatus to Study Residual Shear Strength Behavior of Soil”, Dr. Amit Prashant.
  • Mr. Wasim Ahmed, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2006, “Stress- Strain Behavior of Panki Fly ash”, Dr. Amit Prashant.
  • Mr. Sandip Kundu, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2007, “Response of Multi-layered Geosyntheic - Reinforced Granular Fill Soft Soil System under Axi-symmetric Load”.
  • Mr. Susheel Kumar Yadav, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2007, “The Effect of Geosynthetic Reinforcement to the Load Carrying of Soft Soil System”, Dr. P.K. Basudhar and Dr. Martin Ziegler.
  • Mr. Vivek Varshney, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2008, “Element Free Galerkin Method for Analysis of Reinforced Granular Beds on Soft Soils”.
  • Ms. Mousumi Mukherjee, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2008, “Determination of Shear Wave Velocity Profile by Spectral Analysis of Surface Waves (SASW) Technique”, Dr. Amit Prashant.
  • Ms. Reshma B. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2011, “Modeling of Reinforced granular beds”
  • Ms. Deepa J. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2012, “Analysis of Buried Pipelines by Finite Element Approach”. Dr. Rajesh S.
  • Ms. Kirti Choudhary, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2012,”Modelling of Time Dependent Response of Reinforced & Unreinforced Railway Tracks”. Dr. Rajesh S.
  • Mr. Deepak J. Thomas, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2012, “Finite Element Study on the Behavior of Buried Flexible Pipelines” Dr. Rajesh S.
  • Mr. Abhishek Periwal, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2013, “Settlement Response of Extensible Geosynthetics Reinforced Granular Fill Soft Soil System”
  • Mr. Vikash Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2014, “Behavior of pond ash at low confining pressure.”
  • Mr. Shubham Gupta, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2014, “Modelling of Extensible Geosynthetic Reinforced Granular Bed overlying Soft Soil”.
  • Mr. Shivam Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2014, “Analysis of Reinforced Railway Track under Moving Load at High Speed”.
  • Mr. Piyush Sarangi, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2014,”Seismic Analysis of Soil Nailed Vertical Excavation using Pseudo-Dynamic Approach”. Dr. P. Ghosh
  • Mr. Vinay Dubey, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2015, "Modelling of Multilayered Reinforced Railway Track Under Moving Load at High Speed".
  • Ms. Rashmi Kumari, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2013, “Shear behavior of Rae Barelli Pond ash at Low Confining Pressures”
  • Ms. Devanshee Shukla, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2015, "Effect of Embankment Height on Settlement Response of Railway Track”.
  • Mr. Rupesh Kumar Verma, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2015, “Analysis of Underground Openings using Polyaxial Strength Criterion”.
  • Mr. Pranjal Mandhania, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2016, “Finite Element Analysis of Static and Dynamic Loading on Ballastless Rail Track”.
  • Mr. Akhilesh Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2016, Modified Mohr-Coulomb Criterion for Tunnel in Anisotropic Condition”.
  • Mr. Parvinder Singh Saini, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2016, “Challenges & Developments in Tunnelling Technology – A Review.”
  • Ms. Priya Pandey, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2016, “A parametric Study of Ballasted Railway Track under Static and Dynamic Loading”. Dr. Prishati Raychowdhury.

Consultancy Reports (Salient only):

  • Subsoil Investigations and Recommendations for the Overhead Water Tank at Dehradun December, 1980
  • Geotechnical Investigations and Recommendations on Allowable Pressure for Design of Foundations for 100 Bedded Hospital at Roorkee, July 1981
  • Report on Geotechnical Investigations for Foundations for Reservoir Wall at Katgaon, Himachal Pradesh, December 1981
  • Assessment of Damage and Remedial Measures for Foundation of D.G. Set at Modi Rubber Limited Factory, Modipuram, January 1982
  • Static and Dynamic Geotechnical Investigations for the Design of Foundations for Extension of U.P. State Sugar Corporation Unit at Mohiuddinpur, February 1982
  • Geotechnical Investigations and Recommendations for Buildings in SSB Campus Srinagar (Garhwal), May 1982
  • Geotechnical Investigations for Allowable Rock Pressure for Blending and Storage Silo Site at Laxmi Cement at Jaykay Puram (Rajasthan), March 1983
  • Geotechnical Investigations of Inclined Penstock of Sanjay Vidyut Pariyojna, Himachal Pradesh, 1983
  • Geotechnical Investigation of Underground Powerhouse of Sanjay Vidyut Pariyojna, Himachal Pradesh, 1983
  • Study of Stability of Reservoir Rim of Tehri Dam Project, 1983
  • Finite Element Analysis of Tehri Diversion Tunnel, 1983
  • The Measurement and Monitoring of the level of Vibration at Three Historical sites in Lopburi Province due to Railway and Highway Traffic, July 1984
  • Geotechnical Investigation for Multistoreyed Commercial Complex at Faizabad, U.P., June 1988
  • Geotechnical Investigation of Ash Properties for Dike Construction at Ramagundam Super Thermal Power Project, November 1988
  • Report on Study of Subsoil Characteristics in the Existing Ash Dyke Area of FGUTPP, Unchahar, Oct. 1995
  • Consultancy for revised design and engineering of fly ash dyke for raisin existing ash pond at Panki, 1998
  • Sub-soil investigations to assess the reasons for cracks in the dwellings / remedial measures, Hanspuram Kanpur, 1998
  • Evaluation of existing soil-foundation system for existing urea plant, Duncans, Kanpur, 1998
  • Investigations regarding construction of basements at Janpath market, Lucknow, 1999
  • Pile design at KGMC Lucknow, 2000
  • Checking of foundation design for extended shoping complex, Naveen Market, Kanpur, 2000
  • Technical consultancy regarding underground parking-Jhandewala park, Lucknow, 2000
  • Geotechnical Investigations and Remedial Measures for NTPC Unchahar, 2002.
  • Raising of Flyash dyke for Thermal Power Station Kanpur, UPSEB. 2003
  • Raising of Flyash dyke at Thermal Power Station Paricha, Jhansi, UPSEB, 2003
  • Raising of Flyash Dyke at Ukai Thermal Power Station, Ukai, GEB, 2003
  • Remedial measures for Ash dyke at Thermal Power Station, Sarni, MPEB, 2004
  • Stability Analysis of Eastern Slope of Cumbala Hill behind M.P. Mill Compound at Tardeo, Mumbai 2004
  • Raising of Flyash Dyke at Wanakburi Thermal Power Station, Wanakburi, GEB, 2005.
  • Design of proposed Ash dyke at Birsinghpur, MPSEB, 2006.
  • Geotechnical Consultancy for raising the height of Ash dyke at STPS, Sarni, MPSEB 2012
  • Geotechnical Consultancy for raising the Ash dyke at Korba. 2013.
  • Consultancy on High-rise Buildings on slopes at Mumbai, Halkara Builders, 2014.

Conference / Symposia / Attended as Special Invitee:

  •  "International Workshop on Soil Structure Interaction", (Member, Organizing Committee), November - December, 1983, Roorkee.
  • Symposium on "Recent Developments in Laboratory and Field Tests and Analysis of Geotechnical Problems", (Member, Organizing Committee), December 1983, Bangkok.
  • "Third International Symposium on Land Subsidence", (Co-chairman Technical Session X), March 1984, Venice.
  • Symposium on "Geotechnical Aspects of Mass and Material Transportation" (Member, Organising Committee), December 1984, Bangkok.
  • Indian Geotechnical Conference, December, 1984, (Panelist), Calcutta
  • Symposium on "Environmental Geotechnics and Problematic Soils and Rocks" (Member, Organising Committee), December 1985, Bangkok.
  • Symposium on "Computer Aided Design and Monitoring in Geotechnical Engineering" (Member, Organising Committee), December, 1986, Bangkok.
  • Ninth South East Asian Conference (Member Organizing Committee), December 1987, Bangkok.
  • Indian Geotechnical Conference, December 1988, General Reporter, Allahabad.
  • International Symposium on Earth Reinforcement, November, 1996, Session Chairman, Fukoka.
  • Indian Geotechnical Conference, December 1997, Panelist, Vadodara.
  • Indian Geotechnical Conference, December 2002, Session Chairman, Allahabad.
  • Symposium on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, SAGE-2003, February 2003, Convenor, IIT Kanpur
  • The18th Int. Conf. On Solid Waste Technology and Management, March 2003, Session Chairman, Philadelphia, USA.
  • Seminar on Disaster Mitigation, Kathmandu, Nepal, November 2003, Session Chairman, Kathmandu.
  • The19th Int. Conf. On Solid Waste Technology and Management, March 2004, Philadelphia, USA, Session Chairman.
  • Asian Regional Conference, Kolkatta, India January 2008, Session Co-Chairman
  • The 23rd Int. Conf. On Solid Waste Technology and Management, March 2008, Philadelphia, USA, Session Chairman.
  • The 26th Int. Conf. On Solid Waste Technology and Management, March 2011, Philadelphia, USA, Session Chairman.
  • Geosynthetics Asia 2012, 5th Asian Regional Conference on Geosynthetics, Dec 2012, Bangkok, Thailand, Session Chairman.
  • The 31st Int. Conf. On Solid Waste Technology and Management, April 2016, Philadelphia, USA, Session Chairman.

 Awards:

  • IGS-Smt. Indra Joshi Annual Prize for the best paper published in National/ International Conference/ Symposia, 1995 for the paper entitled, “Effect of Prestressing on Settlement of Geosynthetic Reinforced Foundation Soil”.
  • Excellent Paper Award to Junior Individuals – 2008 given by  International Association for Computer  Methods  and  Advances  in  Geomechanics  (IACMAG), USA,  for  the  paper
  •  “Generalized Model for Geosynthetic-Reinforced Granular Fill-Soft Soil with Stone Columns”, authored by Kousik Deb, P. K. Basudhar and Sarvesh Chandra, published in International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, U.S.A., Vol. 7, No 4, pp: 266-276, 2007.
  • IGS Z Tech Biennial Award for the best paper published in Indian Geotechnical Journal on Geosynthetics and Allied Construction Products awarded by Indian Geotechnical Society, 2010 (Paper No. 39).