Dr. Arindam Dey
Assistant Professor

Geotechnical Engineering Division
Office No. N-205

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Education

B.E. (Civil) 2003 - Jadavpur University, Kolkata
M.Tech. (Geotechnical Engineering) 2005 - IIT Kanpur
Ph. D. (Geotechnical Engineering) 2009 - IIT Kanpur


Professional chronology

IIT Kanpur Project Engineer May'09 - Aug'09
IIT Kanpur Senior Project Associate Aug'09 - Nov'09
University of Molise, Italy Post Doctoral Researcher Nov'09 - Feb'11
BBDNITM Associate Professor Mar'11 - May'11
IIT Guwahati Assistant Professor June'11 - Present

 

 

Research interests

  • Local strain measurements in triaxial tests

  • Stability and Stabilization of Hill Slopes

  • Ground Response Analysis

  • Soil-Pile interaction under static and dynamic lateral loading

  • Numerical modeling of pile driving and its effects

  • Dynamic soil-structure interaction

  • Liquefaction potential evaluation

  • Response of granular soils subjected to cyclic and dynamic loadings

  • Strain-rate effects on shear strength of unreinforced and reinforced granular soils

  • Seismic behavior of reinforced retaining structures

  • Shear strength of unreinforced and reinforced granular soils as foundation beds

  • Fluid-Structure-Foundation interaction

  • Dynamic characterization of soil using laboratory and field investigations

  • Landslide Hazard Assessment and Mitigation: Probabilistic approach using spatial variability

  • Active, Passive Roadside and Passive Remote MASW survey

  • Seismic behavior of earthen and rockfill dams

  • Analysis and design of foundations on slopes

  • Analysis and design of sheet pile walls

  • Analysis and design of soil nailing and nailed slopes

  • Analysis and design piled-raft foundations

  • Hydrodynamic analysis of concrete and earthen dams

  • Design and analysis of embankments resting on soft soil improved by vertical drains

  • Seepage analysis of homogeneous or zoned earthen dams resting on pervious or impervious beds

  • Estimation of at-rest earth pressure and its contributory factors

  • Quasi-static design of geosynthetic reinforced unpaved roads resting on c-φ subgrade

  • Design and analysis of geofabric reinforced ash dykes

  • Stability analysis of gravity retaining walls

  • Design and analysis of compensated raft foundations resting on soft cohesive soils improved by preloading and vertical drains

  • Lateral load capacity of piles subjected to scour

  • Slope stability and failure analysis of historical dams

  • Reliability analysis of bearing capacity of piles in sandy soils using SPT investigations

  • Distribution of contact stress and subgrade modulus beneath unreinforced and reinforced foundations

  • Numerical modeling to obtain flexural response of footings resting on elastic, elasto-plastic and viscoelastic/viscoplastic reinforced foundation beds

  • Parameter estimation of rheological and constitutive models in geotechnical engineering by Inverse Analysis

  • Application of optimization, artificial neural networks, genetic algorithms and soft computing techniques in different geotechnical engineering problems

  • Ground improvement techniques and applications

  • Soil-structure-foundation interaction

  • Geosynthetics, Geosynthetic engineering and its applications

  • Reinforced earth design of embankments and vertical cuts

  • Bridging between lumped parameter and continuum mechanics modeling

  • Geotechnical earthquake engineering: Earthquake strong motions and soil vibrations

  • Measurement and interpretation of ambient and shock/impulse vibration for seismic health monitoring of geotechnical structures

  • Application of operational modal analysis (OMA) for seismic health monitoring of geotechnical structures and structural components

  • Microtremors and Horizontal-Vertical spectral ratio (HVSR): Estimation and applicability in geotechnical engineering

  • Bridging of OMA and HVSR techniques

  • Instrumentation and development of smart geotechnical structures

  • Design of fly-ash dykes and embankments

  • Optimal design of geotechnical structures

  • Design and analysis of reinforced clay walls

  • Seismic analysis of earth and rockfill dams

  • Finite element analysis of bearing capacity of foundations

 

 

Publications

 

Publications of only the current and previous year are available for download. Older publications, if required, are available at ResearchGate (Click Here).

 

Books

  1. Arindam Dey (2011) Lumped Parameter Modeling and Model Parameter Estimation: Analysis of Elastic, Elastoplastic and Viscoelastic Unreinforced and Reinforced Foundation Beds, Lambert Academy Publishing, Germany, pp. 504: ISBN No. 978-3-8443-1210-2.

 

 

Book Sections

  1. Rainieri, C., Dey, A., Laorenza, C., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. (2011) Ambient vibration based modal identification of a flexible retaining wall in Civil Engineering Topics Volume 4, Ed. T. Proulx, Springer Link, Singapore, pp. 349-356: ISBN No. 978-1-4419-9316-8.

  2. Arindam Dey and Prabir K. Basudhar (2011) Inverse Formulation for Burger Model Parameter Estimation in Advances in Ground Technology and Geo-Information, Ed. K. K. Phoon, S. H. Goh, R. F. Shen and H. Zhu, Research Publishing, Singapore, pp. 483-491: ISBN No. 978-981-07-0188-8.

 

 

Journals


   ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication

  1. Dey, A. and Koch. M. C. (2017) “Numerical study of the impact of pile driving on the position of the neutral planeGeotechnical Frontiers 2017, Orlando, USA, Geotechnical Special Publication GSP 279, pp. 101-111.

  2. Anvesh Reddy, M. and Dey, A. (2014) “Compensated Raft Foundation on a Preloaded Soil Improved by Vertical DrainsGeoShanghai–2014: Ground Improvement and Geosynthetics, Shanghai, China, Geotechnical Special Publication GSP 238, pp. 515-525.

  3. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2010) “Applicability of burger model in predicting the response of viscoelastic soil beds” Geo-Florida–2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design, Florida, U.S.A., Geotechnical Special Publication GSP 199, pp. 2611-2620.


   Journals: Published

  1. Taipodia, J., Baglari, D. and Dey, A. (2017) “Resolution of dispersion image obtained from active MASW surveyDisaster Advances, Vol. 10, Iss. 11, pp. 34-45.

  2. Jana, A. and Dey, A. (2017) “Combined functioning of geotextile as barrier and drainage material in unsaturated earth retaining structuresIndian Geotechnical Journal: Special Issue on Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering Practices and Related Urban Issues (DOI: 10.1007/s40098-017-0268-0)

  3. Basu, D., Dey, A. and Kumar, S. S. (2017) “One-dimensional effective stress non-Masing nonlinear ground response analysis of IIT GuwahatiInternational Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 1-27 (DOI: 10.4018/IJGEE.2017010101)

  4. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2017) “High strain dynamic properties of perfectly dry and saturated cohesionless soilIndian Geotechnical Journal (DOI: 10.1007/s40098-017-0255-5)

  5. Acharyya, R. and Dey, A. (2017) “Finite element investigation of the bearing capacity of square footings resting on sloping groundINAE Letters, Vol. 2, Iss. 3, pp. 97-105. (DOI: 10.1007/s41403-017-0028-6)

  6. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2017) “Evaluation of dynamic properties of sandy soil under high cyclic strainsSoil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 97, pp. 157-167. (DOI: 10.1016/j.soildyn.2017.05.016)

  7. Rainieri, C., Dey, A., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. (2017) “Interpretation of experimentally measured dynamic response of an embedded wall by finite element modelsMeasurement, Vol. 104, pp. 316-325. (DOI: 10.1016/j.measurement.2016.05.100)

  8. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2014) “Parameters Influencing Dynamic Soil Properties: A Review TreatiseInternational Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJIRSET), Special Issue on National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering: NCRACE-2013, Vol. 3, Spl. Iss. 4, pp. 47-60.

  9. Taipodia, J., Prakash Babu, K., Kiran, B. and Dey, A. (2014) “Subsurface Characterization using MASW: Preliminary Experimentation and AnalysisInternational Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJIRSET), Special Issue on National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering: NCRACE-2013, Vol. 3, Spl. Iss. 4, pp. 129-138.

  10. Meena, S., Choudhary, L. and Dey, A. (2013) “Quasi-static analysis of geotextile reinforced unpaved roads resting on c-φ subgradeProcedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 104, pp. 235-244.

  11. Basudhar, P. K., Dey, A. and Mondal, A. S. (2012) “Optimal cost analysis and design of circular footingsInternational Journal of Engineering and Technology Innovation, Sparc, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 243-264.

  12. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2012) “Parameter estimation of four-parameter viscoelastic Burger model by inverse analysis: Case-studies of four oil refineriesInteraction and Multiscale Mechanics, Techno Press, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 211-228.

  13. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2012) “Estimation of burger model parameters by inverse analysis of oedometer dataRecent Trends in Civil Engineering and Technology, STM Journals, Vol. 2, Iss. 2, pp. 27-44.

  14. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2012) “Estimation of burger model parameters using inverse analysisInternational Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, JRoss, Vol. 6, Iss. 3, pp. 261-274.

  15. Dey, A., Basudhar, P. K. and Chandra, S. (2011) “Distribution of subgrade modulus beneath beams on reinforced elastic foundations Indian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 41, Iss. 2, pp. 54-63.

  16. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2011) “Flexural response of surface strip footing resting on reinforced viscoelastic foundation bedsInternational Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, J. Ross Publications, Vol. 5, Iss. 2, pp. 165-179.

  17. Dey, A. (2010) “Bearing capacity of reinforced foundations: Statistical approach and sensitivity analysisProcedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 2, Iss. 6, pp. 7642-7643.

  18. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2008) “Flexural response of footing on reinforced granular beds of variable subgrade modulusInternational Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, J. Ross Publications, Vol. 2, Iss. 3, pp. 199-214.

  19. Basudhar, P. K., Vashistha, A., Deb, K. and Dey, A. (2008) “Cost optimization of reinforced earth wallsGeotechnical and Geological Engineering: An International Journal, Springer, Netherlands, Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 1-12.

  20. Dey, A. and Chakrabarty, S. (2004) “PM2.5 and its implications on human healthJournal of the Institution Public Health Engineers, India, Vol. 2004, No. 4, pp. 18-22.

   Journals: Accepted/To be Published/In Press

  1. Sharma, N., Dasgupta, K. and Dey, A. (...) “A state-of-the-art review on seismic SSI studies on building structures” Innovative Infrastructure Solutions (Tentatively Accepted)

  2. Talukdar, P., Bora, R. and Dey, A. (...) “Numerical investigation of hill slope instability due to seepage and anthropogenic activities” Indian Geotechnical Journal (Tentatively Accepted)

  3. Basu, D., Madhulatha, B. and Dey, A. (...) “A time-domain nonlinear effective-stress non-Masing approach of ground response analysis of Guwahati city, India” Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration (Tentatively Accepted)


   Software Bulletin

  1. Yadav, A. K. Dey, A. (2013) “Using ALP to Estimate the Impact of Scouring on the Lateral Load Capacity of Pileshttp://www.oasys-software.com/casestudies?id=89/, pp. 1-5

 

 

 

conference/Symposium/seminar/workshop proceedings


   ASCE Specialty Conference

  1. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2006) “Flexural response of beams on reinforced foundation beds2006 Structures Congress: 17th Analysis & Computation Specialty Conference, ASCE, St. Louis, U.S.A., A&C Track 1: Soil-Structure Interaction - Applied Analysis, Special Publication, pp. 1-16.

   International Conference Proceedings: Published

  1. Basu, D., Madhulatha, B., Bhowmik, C., Saha, R. and Dey, A. (2017) “Nonlinear GRA for assessing the liquefaction susceptibility of Agartala city19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, TC-307, Seoul, South Korea, pp. 3361-3364.

  2. Pushpan, M., Jana, A., Murali Krishna, A., Dey., A. and Sreedeep, S. (2017) “Stability assessment of a rock slope using finite element modelingGeotechniques for Infrastructure Projects (GIP), Thiruvananthapuram, India, pp. 1-4.

  3. Basu, D. and Dey, A. (2017) “1D nonlinear ground response analysis of soils in IIT Guwahati and liquefaction potential identification16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE), Santiago, Chile, Paper No. 3477, pp. 1-12.

  4. Kashyap, S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2016) “Analysis of Active MASW Test Data for a Convergent Shear Wave Velocity Profile5th International Conference on Geotechnical and Geophysical Site Characterization (ISC'5), Queensland, Australia, pp. 951-956.

  5. Talukdar, P., Bora, R. and Dey, A. (2016) “Stability analysis of ash pond dyke under static, pseudo-static and seismic conditions1st International Conference on Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development – Opportunities and Challenges (CESDOC), Guwahati, India, pp. 1-6.

  6. Talukdar, P., Bora, R. and Dey, A. (2016) “Forensic investigation of the failure of a marginally stable hill slope5th International Conference on Forensic Geotechnical Engineering, Bangalore, India, pp. 389-400.

  7. Jana, A. and Dey, A. (2016) “Effectiveness of geotextile with reinforced soil walls backfilled with fine soil6thAsian Regional Conference on Geotextiles: 6ARCG 2016 , New Delhi, India, pp. 440-449.

  8. Chakraborty, R. and Dey, A. (2016) “Multiple nonlinear regression analysis for slope stability using limite equilibrium methodInternational Geotechnical Engineering Conference on Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering Practices and Related Urban Issues, Mumbai, India, pp. 1-3.

  9. Jana, A. and Dey, A. (2016) “Unsaturated behaviour of geotextile in earth retaining structure under rainwater infiltrationInternational Geotechnical Engineering Conference on Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering Practices and Related Urban Issues, Mumbai, India, pp. 1-4. BEST PAPER AWARD

  10. Singhai, A., Kumar, S. S. and Dey, A. (2016) “Site-Specific 1-D Nonlinear Effective Stress GRA with Pore Water Pressure Dissipation6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics (6ICRAGEESD 2016), New Delhi, India, pp. 1-11.

  11. Sharma, N., Dasgupta, K. and Dey, A. (2016) “Finite element modeling intricacies for SSI studies6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics (6ICRAGEESD 2016), New Delhi, India, pp. 1-12

  12. Dhar, S., Ozcebe, A. G., Paolucci, R., Dey, A., Petrini, L., and Dasgupta, K. (2016) “Effect of pile-supported integral bridge structure on the seismic response of foundation soil6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics (6ICRAGEESD 2016), New Delhi, India, pp. 1-12.

  13. Mamo, B. G. and Dey, A. (2015) “Strain-rate and scale effects on stress-strain behavior of sandInternational Conference on the Advancements of Science and Technology in Civil and Water Resources Engineering (ICAST-CWRE 2016), Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, pp. 1-9.

  14. Sarma, C. P., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2015) “Landslide hazard assessment of Guwahati region using physically based models6th Annual Conference of the International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRIM-TIFAC 2015), New Delhi, India, pp. 1-13.

  15. Sarma, C. P., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2014) “Probabilistic slope stability analysis considering spatial variability of soil properties: Influence of correlation lengthProceedings of the 14th International Conference of the International Association for Computational Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG 2014) (Eds. F. Oka, A. Murakami, R. Uzuoka and S. Kimoto), Kyoto, Japan, pp. 1125-1130.

  16. Dey, A. and Sawant, M. B. (2013) “Seismic Response of Concrete Gravity Dams considering Hydrodynamic Effects5th Asia-Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics (APCOM) and 4th International Symposium on Computational Mechanics (ISCM), Singapore, Paper ID 1141, pp. 1-8.

  17. Anand, V. and Dey, A. (2012) “Estimation of Filter Dimensions for a Homogeneous Earth Dam resting on Impervious Foundation based on Basic Seepage Analyses Fourth International Conference on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS 2012), IIT Hyderabad, India, Paper No. 334, pp. 1-10.

  18. Giridhar Rajesh, B., Sudheer, Y., Jibeesh, C. M. and Dey, A. (2012) “Dynamic analysis of undamped multi-unit machine foundations subjected to unequal operating forces2nd International Conference on Advances in Mechanical, Manufacturing and Building Sciences (ICAMB-2012), Vellore, India, pp. 1087-1094.

  19. Dey, A., Rainieri, C., Lanzano, G., Santucci de Magistris, F. and Fabbrocino, G. (2011) “Behavior of a full-scale instrumented free flexible retaining wall under static and dynamic conditionsIncontro Annuale dei Ricercatori di Geotecnica (IARG 2011), Torino, Italy, pp. 1-6.

  20. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2011) “Burger model parameter estimation: An inverse formulation13th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), Melbourne, Australia, pp. 195-200.

  21. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2011) “Load-Settlement behavior of elastic-perfectly plastic GRFB14th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering 23 - 27 May 2011, Hong Kong, China, pp. 1-6.

  22. Rainieri, C., Dey, A., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. (2011) “Sensor embedment, dynamic monitoring and model refinement for smart geotechnical structuresFirst Middle East Conference on Smart Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, SMAR2011, Dubai, UAE, pp. 1-9.

  23. Rainieri, C., Dey, A., Laorenza, C., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. (2011) “Ambient vibration based modal identification of a flexible retaining wallIMAC XXIX: A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, Session 43: Modal Testing of Civil Structures, Florida, USA, pp. 1-8.

  24. Dey, A., di Tullio, M., Lanzano, G., Rainieri, C., Laorenza, C., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci De Magistris, F. (2011) “A full scale instrumented embedded retaining wall: First interpretation of the measurements using numerical tools5th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Santiago, Chile, pp. 1-12.

  25. Basudhar, P. K., Kameswara Rao, N. S. V., Bhookya, M. and Dey, A. (2010) “2-D FEM analysis of earth and rockfill dams under seismic condition 5th International Conference on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics and Symposium in Honor of Prof. I. M. Idriss, San Diego, California, pp. 1-12.

  26. Dey, A. (2009) “Non-dimensionalization: A significant issue in the analysis of soil-structure interaction problems1st International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE – 09), BITS Pilani, Rajasthan, India, pp. 1-8.

  27. Anjaneyulu, K. V., Dey, A., and Basudhar, P. K. (2008) “Stability of submarine slopes subjected to wave forces and external loadings Next Generation Geotechnics, 6th Asian Young Geotechnical Engineer's Conference: AYGEC-2008, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, pp. 301-310.

  28. Chandra, S., Upadhyay, C. S., Ahmed, I. and Dey, A. (2008) “A finite element study of beams resting on reinforced granular bedsThe 12th International Conference of IACMAG, Goa, India, pp. 24-31.

  29. Dey, A., Basudhar, P. K. and Chandra, S. (2008) “Distribution of modulus of subgrade reaction beneath beams on elastic foundationInternational Geotechnical Conference on Developments of Urban Areas and Geotechnical Engineering, St. Petersburg, Russia, pp. 197-202.

  30. Basudhar, P. K., Vashistha, A., Deb, K., Dey, A. and De, S. (2007) “Optimal cost analysis of reinforced earth wallsInternational Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium: Opportunities and Challenges CENeM-2007, Department of Civil Engineering, Bengal Engineering and Science University, West Bengal, India, pp. 1-6.

  31. Basudhar, P. K., Madan Mohan, R., Dey, A., Deb, K. and De, S. (2006) “Settlement controlled optimum design of shallow footings2nd International Conference on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS-06), I.I.T. Guwahati, India, Recent Advances in Computational Mechanics and Simulations, Vol. II, pp. 1905-1911.

  32. Basudhar, P. K., Das, A., Das, S. K., Dey, A., Deb, K. and De, S. (2006) “Optimal cost design of rigid raft foundationThe 10th East Asia Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction (EASEC-10), School of Civil Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Intercontinental, Bangkok, Thailand, Volume 7: Supplementary Papers, pp. 39-44.

   International Conference Proceedings: Accepted/To be Published/In Press

  1. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2017) “Effect of strong motion parameters on the response of soil using cyclic triaxial tests” 13th International Conference on Vibration Problems (13ICOVP), Guwahati, India. (Full Paper Accepted).

  2. Sinha, A., Sharma, N., Dasgupta, K. and Dey, A. (2017) “Behaviour of RC building frame subjected to soil-structure interaction effects” 13th International Conference on Vibration Problems (13ICOVP), Guwahati, India. (Full Paper Accepted).

  3. Sharma, N., Dasgupta, K. and Dey, A. (2017) “Influence of BNWF soil modelling on dynamic behaviour of pile foundation for RC frame with structural wall” 13th International Conference on Vibration Problems (13ICOVP), Guwahati, India. (Full Paper Accepted).

  4. Taipodia, J. and Dey, A. (2017) “Impact of frequency filtering and temporal muting on the resolution of dispersion image” 13th International Conference on Vibration Problems (13ICOVP), Guwahati, India. (Full Paper Accepted).

  5. Baglari, D. and Dey, A. (2017) “Critical analysis of traffic origin wavefields for optimum utilization in passive roadside MASW survey” International Conference on Advances in Concrete, Structural & Geotechnical Engineering (ACSGE - 2018), BITS Pilani, India. (Full Paper Accepted).

  6. Talukdar, P., Bora, R. and Dey, A. (2017) “Finite element based identification of the triggering mechanism of a failed hill slope” 15th International Conference of the International Association of the Computer Methods and Geomechanics, Wuhan, China (Full Paper Accepted).


   International Symposium Proceedings: Published

  1. Kudmetha, K. K. and Dey, A. (2012) “Uncertainty in predicting the bearing capacity of piles in sand using SPT data International Symposium on Engineering under Uncertainty: Safety Assessment and Management (ISEUSAM), Howrah, India, Paper ID CNP075, pp. 1-11.

  2. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2011) “Parameter-estimation of four-parameter viscoelastic Burger model by Inverse Analysis3rd International Symposium on Computational Mechanics-2nd Symposium on Computational Structural Engineering (ISCM III-CSE II), Taiwan, Extended Abstract, pp. 1-2.

  3. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2011) “Inverse formulation for Burger model parameter estimationInternational Symposium on Advances in Ground Technology and Geo-Information (IS-AGTG), Singapore, pp. 483-491.

  4. Rainieri, C., Laorenza, C., Dey, A., Santucci de Magistris, F. and Fabbrocino, G. (2011) “Dynamic response analysis of an embedded retaining wall: Full-scale instrumentation, monitoring and data interpretation8th International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics (8FMGM), Berlin, Germany, pp. 1-20.

  5. Dey, A., Basudhar, P. K. and Chandra, S. (2009) “Flexural response of strip footings resting on reinforced elastic foundation beds: Some parametric studiesInternational Symposium on Ground Improvement Technologies and Case Histories (ISGI-09), Singapore, pp. 353-358.

   International Symposium Proceedings: Accepted/To be Published/In Press


   International Workshop Proceedings: Published

  1. Dey, A., Mukherjee, M., Taipodia, J., Baglari, D. and Biswas, S. (2017) “Non-invasive Geophysical Investigation for Subsurface Profiling in Urbanized MegacitiesExtended Abstract: Proceedings of the 2nd Korea-India Joint Geotechnical Workshop, Seoul, South Korea, pp. 9-10.

  2. Rainieri, C., Dey, A., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. (2010) “Monitoring and modeling of a flexible retaining wallProceedings of the 3rd Asia-Pacific Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 1-10.

   International Workshop Proceedings: Accepted/To be Published/In Press


   National Conference Proceedings: Published

  1. Sharma, N., Dasgupta, K. and Dey, A. (2016) “Importance of inclusion of soil structure interaction studies in design codesStructural Engineering Convention (SEC-2016), Chennai, India, pp. 1-7.

  2. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2016) “Local strain measurements in triaxial tests using on-sample transducersGeotechnology Towards Global Standards, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2016 Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, pp. 1-4.

  3. Sarma, C. P., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2016) “Geotechnical characterization of hill slope soils of Guwahati regionGeotechnology Towards Global Standards, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2016 Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, pp. 1-4.

  4. Jana, A., Mithresh, P., Dey, A., Sreedeep, S. and Murali Krishna, A. (2016) “Static and dynamic slope stability assessment of a Himalayan rock slopeGeotechnology Towards Global Standards, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2016 Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, pp. 1-4.

  5. Chakraborty, R. and Dey, A. (2016) “Effect of toe cutting on hillslope stabilityGeotechnology Towards Global Standards, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2016 Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, pp. 1-4.

  6. Mukherjee, S. and Dey, A. (2016) “Analysis of laterally loaded fixed headed single pile in multilayered soil using p-y approachGeotechnology Towards Global Standards, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2016 Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, pp. 1-4.

  7. Talukdar, P. and Dey, A. (2016) “Effect of varying geometrical configuration of sheet piles on exit gradient and uplift pressureGeotechnology Towards Global Standards, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2016 Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, pp. 1-4.

  8. Basu, D. and Dey, A. (2016) “Nonlinear 1D ground response analysis of soil profile using different proceduresGeotechnology Towards Global Standards, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2016 Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, pp. 1-4.

  9. Chakraborty, R. and Dey, A. (2016) “Stability of hill-slope using LE and FE analysesNational Conference on Engineering Problems and Application of Mathematics: EPAM 2016 , NIT Agartala, Tripura, India, pp. 1-5.

  10. Madhulatha, B. and Dey, A. (2016) “Numerical investigation of failure of reinforced segmental retaining wallNorth-East Students Geo-Congress: NESGC 2016, Agartala, India, pp. 178-187. BEST PAPER AWARD

  11. Basu, D. and Dey, A. (2016) “Nonlinear ground response analysis for parametric study of sandy deposit incorporating Non-Masing criteriaNorth-East Students Geo-Congress: NESGC 2016, Agartala, India, pp. 131-141.

  12. Jana, A. and Dey, A. (2016) “Conflicting behavior of geotextiles in reinforced clay wallNorth-East Students Geo-Congress: NESGC 2016, Agartala, India, pp. 42-51.

  13. Acharyya, R., Sharma, N., Dey, A. and Dasgupta, K. (2016) “3D finite element modeling of a large-sized pile groupNorth-East Students Geo-Congress: NESGC 2016, Agartala, India, pp. 219-231.

  14. Chakraborty, R. and Dey, A. (2016) “Numerical investigation of slope instability induced by hydraulic and seismic actionsNorth-East Students Geo-Congress: NESGC 2016, Agartala, India, pp. 237-244.

  15. Bereket, M. G., Kiran Kumar, B. and Dey, A. (2015) “Effect of strain rate on the shear strength parameter of sandIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2015, Pune, India, pp. 1-8.

  16. Sarma, C. P., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2015) “Landslide early warning based on geotechnical slope stability model for the Guwahati regionIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2015, Pune, India, pp. 1-10.

  17. Baglari, D., Biswas, S., Taipodia, J. and Dey, A. (2015) “Aspects of dispersion imaging scheme of passive MASW survey for subsurface characterizationIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2015, Pune, India, pp. 1-8.

  18. Taipodia, J., Baglari, D., Biswas, S. and Dey, A. (2015) “Dispersion analysis using active MASW survey dataIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2015, Pune, India, pp. 1-9.

  19. Acharyya, R. and Dey, A. (2015) “Site characterization and bearing capacity estimation for a school building located on hillslopeIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2015, Pune, India, pp. 1-10.

  20. Kumar, S. S., Tamang, D. T., Timsina, R. and Dey, A. (2015) “Laboratory investigations to assess the geotechnical characteristics of soils from Sikkim hill slopesIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2015, Pune, India, pp. 1-10.

  21. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2015) “Cyclic response of sands using stress-controlled cyclic triaxial testsIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2015, Pune, India, pp. 1-9.

  22. Kumar, S. S., Dey, A. and Murali Krishna, A. (2015) Dynamic response of river bed sands using cyclic triaxial tests 5th Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (5IYGEC-2015), Baroda, India, pp. 486-495. BEST PAPER AWARD

  23. Jibeesh, C., Giridhar Rajesh, B., Sudheer Kumar, Y. and Dey, A. (2015) Response of two-storied machines: Effect of stiffness ratio 5th Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (5IYGEC-2015), Baroda, India, pp. 420-424.

  24. Mahajan, V., Sudheer Kumar, Y. and Dey, A. (2015) Soil-geosynthetic interface friction using pullout test: Effect of normal stress and strain rate 5th Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (5IYGEC-2015), Baroda, India, pp. 243-250.

  25. Rastogi, N. and Dey, A. (2015) Bearing capacity of strip footings considering construction sequence: PLAXIS FE modeling and failure characteristics 5th Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (5IYGEC-2015), Baroda, India, pp. 66-74.

  26. Taipodia, J., Bishnoi, B. R., Baglari, D., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2014) Geophysical investigations for identification of subsurface stratigraphy at IIT Guwahati Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 219-226.

  27. Saikia, R., Deka, P., Kalita, S. and Dey, A. (2014) Analysis and behavior of hill slopes and their stabilization measures Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 2183-2190.

  28. Patil, M. S. and Dey, A. (2014) Finite element analysis of piled-raft foundations for student hostels at IIT Guwahati Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 1985-1992.

  29. Rawat, P. S. and Dey, A. (2014) Finite element modeling of soil nailed wall: Case study of Clouterre Project, France Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 1917-1924.

  30. Kumar, N. and Dey, A. (2014) Behavior of rigid cantilever sheet pile walls: Numerical and FE analysis Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 1668-1675.

  31. Giridhar Rajesh, B., Radhakrishnan, R. and Dey, A. (2014) Finite element analysis of smear effects in PVD treated soft soil Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 892-899.

  32. Choudhary, L. and Dey, A. (2014) Finite Element based design of unreinforced unpaved roads Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 1091-1098.

  33. Kumar, S. S., Dey, A. and Murali Krishna, A. (2014) Equivalent linear and nonlinear ground response analysis of two typical sites at Guwahati city Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 603-612.

  34. Anand, A., Acharyya, R. and Dey, A. (2014) Finite Element Analysis of Footings on Unreinforced Slopes Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 1490-1497. BEST PAPER AWARD

  35. Kumar, S., Shanker, K. and Dey, A. (2014) Failure analysis of Sadd-el-Kafara: The oldest masonry dam Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2014), Kakinada, India, pp. 2235-2242.

  36. Kumar, N. and Dey, A. (2014) Finite Element analysis of flexible anchored sheet pile walls: Effect of mode of construction and dewatering GeoInnovations, Bangalore, India, pp. 1-8.

  37. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2014) Dynamic soil properties of Brahmaputra sand using Cyclic Triaxial tests North-East Students Geo-Congress on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering (NESGC 2014), Guwahati, India, pp. 1-6.

  38. Biswas, S. and Dey, A. (2014) Passive MASW survey and its dispersion imaging scheme North-East Students Geo-Congress on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering (NESGC 2014), Guwahati, India, pp. 1-6.

  39. Mamo, G. B. and Dey, A. (2014) Critical Overview of the Effect of Strain Rate on Direct Shear Results North-East Students Geo-Congress on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering (NESGC 2014), Guwahati, India, pp. 1-6.

  40. Yadav, A. K. and Dey, A. (2013) “Lateral Load Capacity of Piles in Stratified Deposits Subjected to ScourIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC GANGA 2013, Roorkee, India, pp. 1-10.

  41. Sawant, M. and Dey, A. (2013) “Hydrodynamic Behavior of Pine Flat Dam subjected to El-Centro Strong MotionIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC GANGA 2013, Roorkee, India, pp. 1-10.

  42. Rainieri, C., Dey, A., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. (2013) “Static and Dynamic Monitoring of Fully Instrumented Full-Scale Embedded Cantilever Sheet Pile Retaining WallIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC GANGA 2013, Roorkee, India, pp. 1-10.

  43. Dey, A. and Meena, S. (2013) “Geosynthetic Reinforced Unpaved Road Resting on c-φ SubgradeIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC GANGA 2013, Roorkee, India, pp. 1-10. BEST PAPER AWARD

  44. Dey, A., Rainieri, C., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. (2013) “Fully Instrumented Full-Scale Embedded Cantilever Sheet Pile Retaining Wall: Plaxis FE Modeling and InterpretationIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC GANGA 2013, Roorkee, India, pp. 1-10.

  45. Dey, A. and Kudmetha, K. K. (2013) “Bearing Capacity of Single Pile in Sand: Reliability Analysis using Monte-Carlo SimulationIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC GANGA 2013, Roorkee, India, pp. 1-10.

  46. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2013) “Parameters Influencing Dynamic Soil Properties: A Review TreatiseNational Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering: NCRACE-2013, NERIST, Nirjuli, India, pp. 1-10.

  47. Taipodia, J., Prakash Babu, K., Kiran, B. and Dey, A. (2013) “Subsurface Characterization using MASW: Preliminary Experimentation and AnalysisNational Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering: NCRACE-2013, NERIST, Nirjuli, India, pp. 1-7.

  48. Kumar, N. and Dey, A. (2013) “Rotational stability of rigid cantilever sheet pile wallsNorth-East Students GeoCongress on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering: NES-GeoCongress 2013, Guwahati, India, pp. 50-59. BEST PAPER AWARD

  49. Sudheer Kumar, Y., Jibeesh, C. M., Giridhar Rajesh, B. and Dey, A. (2012) “Effect of vibrating masses on the steady-state response of two-storied machinesIndian Geotechnical Conference: IGC 2012 , New Delhi, India, pp. 739-742.

  50. Dey, A. and Basudhar, P. K. (2011) “Inverse analysis: A tool for model parameter optimizationGeoChallenges: Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2011), Kochi, India, pp. 843-846.

  51. Dey, A., Rainieri, C., Laorenza, C., Gargaro, D., Brigante, D., Piccolo, G., Fabbrocino, G. and Santucci de Magistris, F. “Dynamic analysis of a fully instrumented embedded retaining wall: Preliminary interpretationGeoChallenges: Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-2011), Kochi, India, pp. 347-350.

  52. Dey, A. (2011) “Calibration of a PLAXIS finite element dynamic model: Effect of domain width and meshing schemes/AES3rd Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference: 3IYGEC, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India, pp. 127-132.

  53. Dey, A., Chandra, S. and Basudhar, P. K. (2011) “Flexural response of aqueduct resting on reinforced elastic foundation bedsNational Conference on Recent Advances in Ground Improvement Techniques (RAGIT-2011), CBRI Roorkee, pp. 1-10.

  54. Basudhar, P. K., Dey, A., Kundu, S., Singhal, R. and Kumar, A. (2009) “Flexural analysis of laterally loaded piles using CPT and PMT results: A comparative studyIndian Geotechnical Conference – GeoTide IGC 2009 (Geotechnics in Infrastructure Development), Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India, pp. 718-722.

  55. Dey, A., Basudhar, P. K. and Chandra, S. (2008) “Time-dependent flexural response of an aqueduct resting on a viscoelastic bed Advances in Geotechnical Engineering: GEOAGE, Indian Geotechnical Conference: IGC-2008, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, pp. 522-525.

  56. Basudhar, P. K., Yadav, B. A. and Dey, A. (2007) “Computer aided analysis, design and drafting of well foundationsNational Conference on foundation and Retaining Structures (NCFRS-2007), Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, pp. 54-58.

  57. Deb, K., Dey, A., and Chandra, S. (2007) “Modeling of layered soil systemFirst Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (FIYGEC), Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, College of Engineering, Hyderabad, pp. 50-55.

  58. Basudhar, P. K., Srivastava, S. K. and Dey, A. (2007) “Lower bound bearing capacity of surface strip footings on two layered soil depositsNational Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (RACE-2007), Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering & Technology (Biju Patnaik University of Technology), pp. 1-8.

  59. Basudhar, P. K., Lakshman, B. and Dey, A. (2006) “Optimal cost design of cantilever retaining walls”, GEOINDEX 2006, Indian Geotechnical Conference, Department of Civil Engineering, IGC 2006, IIT Madras, Geotechnical Engineering - Indian Experience, Vol - II, pp. 525-528.

  60. Basudhar, P. K., Rajpal, M. K., De, S., Dey, A. and Deb, K. (2006) “Application of some soil liquefaction predictive models and their comparative studyNational Conference on Earthquake Disaster Technology and Management: Earth 2006, Technical Session IV , IGS, Allahabad Local Chapter, M.N.N.I.T. Allahabad, India, pp. 24-27.

   National Conference Proceedings: Accepted/To be Published/In Press


   National Symposium Proceedings: Published

  1. Kumar, S. S., Murali Krishna, A. and Dey, A. (2014) Nonlinear site-specific ground response analysis: Case study of Amingaon, Guwahati 15th Symposium of Earthquake Engineering (15SEE-2014), Roorkee, India, pp. 308-318.

  2. Dey, A. (2008) Vertical drains and smear effects: A brief review GeoSymposium 2008, National Symposium on GeoEnvironment, GeoHazards, Geosynthetics and Ground Improvement: Events and Practices, 4G, New Delhi, India, pp. 333-341.

   National Workshop Proceedings: Published

  1. Dey, A. (2015) Issues and Aspects of Soil Nailing CAGERP 2015, Challenges and Recent Advances in Geotechnical Engineering Research and Practice, Guwahati, India, pp. 1-21.

  2. Dey, A. (2015) Strong Ground Motions and Ground Response Analyses CAGERP 2015, Challenges and Recent Advances in Geotechnical Engineering Research and Practice, Guwahati, India, pp. 1-13.

  3. Dey, A. (2015) Subsurface Profiling using MASW: Aspects of Data Acquisition, Dispersion and Inversion Analyses CAGERP 2015, Challenges and Recent Advances in Geotechnical Engineering Research and Practice, Guwahati, India, pp. 1-17.

  4. Kumar, S. S. and Dey, A. (2015) 1D Ground Response Analysis to Identify Liquefiable Substrata: Case Study from Guwahati City SRPSS 2015, UKIERI Workshop on Seismic Requalification of Pile Supported Structures, Guwahati, India, pp. 1-17.

  5. Dey, A. (2015) Ambient Vibration Monitoring of Instrumented Embedded Retaining Wall SRPSS 2015, UKIERI Workshop on Seismic Requalification of Pile Supported Structures, Guwahati, India, pp. 1-15.

  6. Taipodia, J. and Dey, A. (2012) A Review of Active and Passive MASW Techniques EGCEG 2012, National Workshop on Engineering Geophysics for Civil Engineering and GeoHazards, Roorkee, India, pp. 1-12.

  7. Dey, A. (2012) Stability of Ash Dykes: Peeping Through Case-Studies GIT-NE 2012, National Workshop on Ground Improvement Techniques with reference to NE region, Guwahati, India, pp. 1-23.

   National Symposium Proceedings: Accepted/To be Published/In Press



   National Seminar Proceedings: Published

  1. Mukherjee, S. and Dey, A. (2016) Analysis of Laterally Loaded Fixed Headed Single Floating Pile in Multilayered Soil using BEF Approach National Seminar on Geotechnics for Infrastructure Development, Indian Geotechnical Society, Kolkata Chapter, West Bengal, India, pp. 1-12.

  2. Basu, D. and Dey, A. (2016) Comparative 1D ground response analysis of homogeneous sandy stratum using Linear, Equivalent Linear and Nonlinear Masing approaches National Seminar on Geotechnics for Infrastructure Development, Indian Geotechnical Society, Kolkata Chapter, West Bengal, India, pp. 1-7.

  3. Acharyya, R. and Dey, A. (2016) Square footings on unreinforced sandy slopes: Numerical modeling using PLAXIS 3D National Seminar on Geotechnics for Infrastructure Development, Indian Geotechnical Society, Kolkata Chapter, West Bengal, India, pp. 1-8.

  4. Anand, A., Acharyya, R. and Dey, A. (2014) Foundations on unreinforced slopes: Numerical modeling using GeoStudio National Seminar on Geotechnique Today: Modeling, Prediction and Construction, Indian Geotechnical Society, Kolkata Chapter, West Bengal, India, pp. 64-68.

  5. Dey, A. (2009) Distribution of contact stress beneath footing resting on unreinforced and reinforced elastic foundation beds National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Ground Improvement, Indian Geotechnical Society, Kolkata Chapter, West Bengal, India, pp. 1-9.

  6. Dey, A. (2008) Application of engineered granular fill-soft soil system to improve performance of a viscoelastic foundation bed National Seminar on Geotechnique in Present Development Scenario, Indian Geotechnical Society, Kolkata Chapter, West Bengal, India, pp. 1-6.

  7. Dey, A. and P. K. Basudhar (2005) “Settlement Response of Reinforced Soil Bed with Variable Subgrade Modulus” In-House Seminar on Recent Developments in Geotechnical Engineering, IGS, Kanpur Local Chapter, I.I.T. Kanpur, pp. 1-10.

   National Seminar Proceedings: Accepted/To be Published/In Press


 

 

 

Technical reports


   Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

  1. Basudhar, P. K., Ghosh, P., Dey, A., Kolathayar, S. and Nainegali, L. S. (2010) Reinforced earth design of embankments and cuts in railways Submitted to Research Design and Standards Organization (RDSO) Lucknow, India, Report No. GE/GEN/51 IIT Kanpur Vol. IV.

   Universita degli Studi del Molise, Termoli, Italy

  1. Rainieri, C., Dey, A. and Fabbrocino, G. (2010) “Dynamic monitoring under operational conditions: Test Report: Masonry bell-tower: – Church of Santa Maria delle Rose at Bonefro, Campobasso, Italy” Submitted to the Deputy Commissioner of Structures for the Reconstruction in Molise, Campobasso, Italy (in Italian).

  2. Rainieri, C., Dey, A. and Fabbrocino, G. (2010) “Dynamic monitoring under operational conditions: Test Report: Masonry bell-tower: – Church of San Alfonso dei Liguori at Colletorto, Campobasso, Italy” Submitted to the Deputy Commissioner of Structures for the Reconstruction in Molise, Campobasso, Italy (in Italian).

  3. Rainieri, C., Dey, A. and Fabbrocino, G. (2010) “Dynamic monitoring under operational conditions: Test Report: Masonry bell-tower: – Church of madre di Santa Maria Maggiore at Morrone del Sannio, Campobasso, Italy” Submitted to the Deputy Commissioner of Structures for the Reconstruction in Molise, Campobasso, Italy (in Italian).

  4. Rainieri, C., Dey, A. and Fabbrocino, G. (2010) “Dynamic monitoring under operational conditions: Test Report: Masonry bell-tower: – Church of Santa Maria Assunta at Provvidenti, Campobasso, Italy” Submitted to the Deputy Commissioner of Structures for the Reconstruction in Molise, Campobasso, Italy (in Italian).

  5. Rainieri, C., Dey, A. and Fabbrocino, G. (2010) “Dynamic monitoring under operational conditions: Test Report: Masonry bell-tower: – Church of San Giacomo Apostolo a Santa Croce di Magliano, Campobasso, Italy” Submitted to the Deputy Commissioner of Structures for the Reconstruction in Molise, Campobasso, Italy (in Italian).

 

 

reviewer

  • 6th Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, Thiruvananthapuram, India, 2017.

  • Journal of Earth System Science, Indian Academy of Sciences.

  • Journal of Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Techno Press.

  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section A: Physical Sciences.

  • International Journal of Life Cycle Performance and Engineering, Inderscience Publications.

  • National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (NCRACE), NERIST, Nirjuli, India, 2013.

  • Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering, FSCE, Springer Publications.

  • Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-GANGA), Roorkee, India, 2013.

  • 2nd Conference of Transportation Research Group in India, Agra, India, 2013.

  • International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology, AJOL Publications.

  • Indian Geotechnical Journal, IGTJ, Springer Publications.

  • International Journal of Physical Sciences, Academic Publications.

  • Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Springer Publications.

  • International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, J Ross Publications.

  • Journal of Civil Engineering and Construction Technology, Academic Publications.

  • University of Mauritius Research Journal, ReduiT Publications.

  • 1st Conference of Transportation Research Group in India, Bangalore, India, 2011.

  • 13th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Melbourne, Australia, 2011.

 

 

Academic/Professional Awards/Achievements

  • Selected for the IGS Soil-Tech Biennial Award for the best paper on 'Shallow Foundations' for the period 2014-2016.

  • Selected as the Member for the Board of Studies for the Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Mizoram.

  • Selected for the IGS Z-Tech Biennial Award for the best paper on 'Geosynthetics and Allied Construction Projects' for the period 2013-2015.

  • Selected as the Civil Engineering Departmental Coordinator for setting up of the Knowledge Incubation Centre –Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (KIC-TEQIP) and initiation of the activities under the MHRD funded TEQIP for the period of 2014-15.

  • Selected as a coordinator and participant from IIT Guwahati in the National Research and Development Mission on Liquefaction of Soils during Strong Motion Earthquakes

  • Appointed as a Editorial Board Member from 10.10.2011 for Journal of Civil Engineering Research, Scientific and Academic Publishing Journals.

  • Fellowship from the Ministry of Italy for Young Indian Researchers for the year 2009-2010.

  • Selected as the Secretary of Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), Kanpur Local Chapter, for the years 2004-2008.

  • Prestigious 3-years National Doctoral Fellowship Award (NDF) by All India council for Technical Education (AICTE) during Ph.D. from 2006 to 2009.

  • Institute Assistantship from IIT Kanpur during Ph.D. during the period 2005-2006.

  • Selected as the Deputy Secretary of Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), Kanpur Local Chapter, for the year 2003-2004.

  • UGC-GATE Fellowship, IIT Kanpur during M. Tech. 2003-2005.

  • Selected in Early Faculty Induction Programme (EFIP) 2003-2004, conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

  • Acquired Sarada Memorial Silver Medal, 2003 for securing the highest aggregate of marks in the elective papers “Environmental Pollution and Control” and “Water and Waste Water Engineering”, sponsored by Jadavpur University, Kolkata, W. B.

  • Awarded Merit Silver Medallion, 2003 acknowledging merit and academic activities from Alumni Association, NCE Bengal & Jadavpur University, sponsored by the Mumbai Trust Branch.

  • Awarded 2nd position in Bachelor of Civil Engineering, 2003, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

 

academic Experience

 

UG Courses taught/teaching

   At BBDNITM, Lucknow

  • ECE011: Advanced Foundation Design (Taught - Instructor)

   At IIT Guwahati

  • CE303: Geotechnical Engineering II

    • 2012: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.02/5)

  • CE313: Geotechnical Engineering II Lab

    • 2012: Instructor (Feedback Response: 3.82/5)

  • ME111: Engineering Drawing

    • 2013: Tutor (Feedback Response: 4.17/5)

    • 2011: Tutor (Feedback Response: 3.29/5)

   At NIT Arunachal

  • CE601: Geotechnical Engineering II

    • 2016: Instructor

 

PG Courses taught/teaching

   At IIT Guwahati

  • CE645: Soil-Structure Interaction

    • 2015: Instructor (Feedback Response: --/5)

  • CE643: Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering

    • 2014: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.31/5)

  • CE641: Reinforced Soil Structures

    • 2015: Instructor (Feedback Response: 3.93/5)

    • 2014: Instructor (Feedback Response: --/5)

    • 2013: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.32/5)

  • CE648: Applied Soil Mechanics

    • 2016: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.65/5)

    • 2012: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.37/5)

  • CE532: Dynamics of Soils and Foundations

    • 2016: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.77/5)

    • 2011: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.38/5)

  • CE533: Advanced Foundation Engineering

    • 2012: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.43/5)

    • 2011: Instructor (Feedback Response: 4.19/5)

  • CE534: Credit Seminar

    • 2011: Instructor

 

Course/Conference/Seminar/Workshop Conducted/Coordinated/Organized

   Short-Term Course Coordinated

  • AICTE sponsored Quality Improvement Program (QIP)-Short-term Course on Geotechnical Engineering Practices and Developments (GEPD-2014), Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Guwahati, 6-10 January, 2014.


   Conference/Seminar/Workshop Organized

  • RuvolumŽ Workshop on Online Designing Dimensioning Tool for Slope Stabilization Solitions, IGS Guwahati Local Chapter (NE) in association with Geobrugg India Pvt. Ltd., IIT Guwahati, 13 September, 2017.

  • North-East Students Geo-Congress (NESGC) on Advances in Civil Engineering, IGS Guwahati Local Chapter (NE), NIT Agartala, 22nd January, 2016.

  • North-East Students Geo-Congress (NESGC) on Advances in Civil Engineering, IGS Guwahati Local Chapter (NE), Assam Engineering College, 28th September, 2013.

  • In-house seminar on Recent Developments in Geotechnical Engineering, IGS Kanpur Local Chapter, IIT Kanpur, 19th-20th February, 2005.

 

teaching assistantship (During M.Tech and Ph.D.)

  • CE332: Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory

  • CE639: Analytical and Numerical Methods in Geomechanics

  • TA101/TA101n: Engineering Graphics

 

 

Professional Experience

  • Appointed as a Post Doctoral Researcher from 04.12.2009 to February 2011 at the Structural and Geotechnical Dynamics laboratory (StreGa) of the University of Molise, Termoli-Campobasso, Italy.

  • Appointed as a Senior Project Associate at IIT Kanpur from 13.08.2009 to 30.11.2009 [Project: Application of Geosynthetics for Railways in Embankments and Deep Cuts; Principal Investigator: Dr. Prabir K. Basudhar, Professor, Dept. of Civil Engg, IIT Kanpur].

  • Appointed as a Project Engineer at IIT Kanpur from 13.05.2009 to 08.08.2009 [Project:Application of Geosynthetics for Railways in Embankments and Deep Cuts; Principal Investigator: Dr. Prabir K. Basudhar, Professor, Dept. of Civil Engg, IIT Kanpur].

  • 17th June 2002 to 28th June 2002 – Trainee Engineer: Vocational training at Calcutta Metropolitan Water and Sanitation Authority (CMWSA), Kolkata, India: Responsibility – Partially designed and supervised on the construction of various units of Garden Reach Water Works (GRWW) – Phase II such as Intake Jetty, Clariflocculator, Filter Bed, Disinfecting unit and Distribution system.

 

 

Research Guidance

Ph.D.    M.Tech.    B.Tech.    Interns    Others

   Ph.D. Students

  • Rubi Chakraborty (2016-) - Tentative Topic: Stability and Stabilization of Hill Slopes. [Presently - Assistant Professor, NIT Shillong, Meghalaya]

  • Madhulatha Boga (2015-) - Tentative Topic: 2D and 3D Ground Response Analysis.

  • Priyanka Talukdar (2014-) - Tentative Topic: Seismic Analysis of Earthen and Rockfill Dams.

  • Rana Acharyya (2013-) - Tentative Topic: Response of Shallow Foundations resting on Reinforced and Unreinforced Slopes.

  • Dipjyoti Baglari (2013-) - Tentative Topic: Subsurface profiling using Passive Roadside MASW Survey. [Presently - Assistant Professor, JIST, Jorhat]

  • Nishant Sharma (2012-) - Tentative Topic: Influence of Soil-Structure Interaction on Seismic Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Wall-Frame Buildings. Co-Supervisor Dr. Kaustubh Dasgupta

  • Chiranjib Prasad Sarma (2012-) - Tentative Topic: Landslide Hazard Assessment and Mitigation. Co-Supervisor Dr. A. Murali Krishna

  • Shiv Shankar Kumar (2012-2017) - Evaluation of Dynamic Response of Soils Subjected to Regular and Irregular Excitations using Cyclic Triaxial Tests. Co-Supervisor Dr. A. Murali Krishna. (PhD Thesis Submitted)

  • Jumrik Taipodia (2011-2017) - Subsurface Profiling using Active MASW Survey: Dispersion Analysis and the Resolution of Dispersion Imaging. (Synopsis Seminar Delivered) [Presently - Assistant Professor, NIT Arunachal, Itanagar]

Top

   M.Tech. Students

  • Ananta Sinha (2016-2017) - Topic: Influence of BNWF Approach of Soil Spring Model on Nonlinear Behavior of Pile Foundation for RC Frame with Structural Wall. (Principal Supervisor: Dr. K. Dasgupta)

  • Amalesh Jana (2016-2017) - Topic: Stability Analysis of Jointed Rock Slope using Finite Element Explicit Joint Model. (Co-Supervisor: Prof. S. Sreedeep) [Presently - Research Scholar, Oregon State University, USA]

  • Rubi Chakraborty (2015-2016) - Topic: Numerical Investigation of Hillslope Instability Induced by Hydraulic and Seismic Scenarios. [Presently - Assistant Professor, NIT Shillong, Meghalaya]

  • Devdeep Basu (2015-2016) - Topic: 1D Nonlinear Effective Stress Ground Response Analysis and Liquefaction Potential Evaluation of IIT Guwahati. [Presently - Research Scholar, Auburn University, USA]

  • SaiKiran Chukka (2015-2016) - Topic: Finite Element Modeling of Embankments Resting on PVD Improved Soft Soils. [Presently - Design Engineer, LnT Construction, Chennai]

  • Bereket Mamo Gebremeskel (2014-2015) - Effect of Strain Rate, Relative Density and Specimen Size on the Shear Strength of Sand: Direct Shear Test. [Presently - Faculty, Mizan Tepi University, Ethiopia]

  • Michael Conrad Koch (2014-2015) - Effect of Pile Driving on Negative Skin Friction: Intricacies of FE Simulation. [Presently - Research Scholar, Kyoto University, Japan]

  • Shibayan Biswas (2014-2015) - Dispersion Analysis using Passive MASW Survey: Experimental Investigation. [Presently - Research Scholar, IIT Bombay, India]

  • Abhijit Anand (2013-2014) - Bearing Capacity of Strip Footing on Slopes: Finite Element Modeling and Parametric Study. [Presently - Research Scholar, IIT ISM Dhanbad, India]

  • Lokesh Choudhary (2013-2014) - Geotextile Reinforced Unpaved Roads Resting on c-φ Subgrade: Analytical and Finite Element Based Design. [Presently - Assistant Professor, Northcap University, Gurgaon, India]

  • Naveen Kumar (2013-2014) - Behavior of Rigid and Flexible Sheet Pile Walls: Limit Equilibrium and Finite Element Analysis. [Presently - Design Engineer, Genstru Consulting, Pune]

  • Giridhar Rajesh Bande (2012-2013) - Embankments Resting on PVD Incorporated Soft Soil: Modeling Issues, Analysis and Interpretation. [Presently - Assistant Professor, Mahindra Ecole Centrale, Hyderabad, India]

  • Madhurita Baban Sawant (2012-2013) - Seismic Response of Concrete Gravity Dam including Hydrodynamic Effects.

  • Milind Satis Patil (2012-2013) - Piled-Raft Foundations: PLAXIS FE Modeling and Parametric Study. [Presently - Research Scholar, IIT Bombay, India]

  • Paramveer Singh Rawat (2012-2013) - Soil Nailing and Nailed Slopes: Modeling and Parametric Behavioral Study.

  • Michele di Tullio (2010) Analysis of the Behavior of an Embedded Retaining Wall. Degree Thesis in Construction Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Molise, Termoli-Campobasso, Italy [Partial Research Guidance (in Italian)].

  • Daniele Brigante (2010) Structural and Dynamic Characteristics of the Bell Towers in Molise. Degree Thesis in Construction Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Molise, Termoli-Campobasso, Italy [Partial Research Guidance (in Italian)].

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   B.Tech. Project Students

  • Devesh Gupta (2016-2017) - Deterministic and Probabilistic Slope Stability Analysis.

  • Alok Ranjan (2016-2017) - Site-specific 1-D Linear, Equivalent Linear and Non-linear Analyses and Comparison of Analyses Methods.

  • Saroj Kumar Singh (2016-2017) - Correlation between Unconfined Compressive Strength and Index Properties of Soils.

  • Himanshu Gupta (2015-2016) - Influence of Simplified Soil-Structure Interaction on Nonlinear Static Analysis of RC Frame Designed as per IS: 13920-1993. (Principal Supervisor: Dr. Kaustubh Dasgupta)

  • Sujan Singh Dangi (2015-2016) - Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles. (Co-Supervisor: Dr. Kaustubh Dasgupta)

  • Arpan Banerjee (2015-2016) - Development of MATLAB Based GUI Software for Reinforced Soil Wall.

  • Dawa Tenzing Tamang, SMIT Sikkim (2014-2015) - Geotechnical Investigation and Numerical Modeling (using GeoStudio) of Two Landslide Sites at Sikkim.

  • Rabin Sharma Timsina, SMIT Sikkim (2014-2015) - Geotechnical Investigation and Numerical Modeling (using GeoStudio) of Two Landslide Sites at Sikkim.

  • Kiran Kumar Banoth (2014-2015) - Effect of Strain Rate and Relative Density on Peak Angle on Internal Friction of Sand: Direct Shear Test.

  • Sahil Medawala (2014-2014) - Non-Darcian Flow through Dams.

  • Vineet Mahajan Vasudeo (2013-2014) - Experimental Investigation of Soil-Geosynthetic Pullout Friction.

  • Amit Kumar Yadav (2012-2013) - Lateral Load Capacity of Piles in Stratified Soil Deposit Subjected to Scour: Linear Elastic and Nonlinear P-Y Analysis.

  • Mamidi Anvesh Reddy (2012-2013) - Compensated Raft Foundations on Pre-treated Soft Soils: Application of Preloading and Vertical Drains.

  • Kiran Kumar Kudmetha (2011-2012) - Bearing Capacity of Piles in Sand using SPT Investigations: A Reliability Based Approach.

  • Sumit Kumar (2011-2012) - Slope Stability Investigation of World's Oldest Dam: Sadd-el-Kafara.

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   Summer Training/Internship Students

  • Joydeep Atta (Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College: Summer Intern 2017) - Finite Element Analysis of Earthen Dams using PLAXIS 2D.

  • Swatantra Verma (Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya: Summer Intern 2016) - Effect of Strain Rate on Shear Strength Parameter of Dry Sand using Conventional Small Box Direct Shear Test Apparatus.

  • Amritesh Kumar Pandey (NIT Arunachal Pradesh: Summer Intern 2016) - Numerical Analysis of Footing on Homogeneous and Multilayered Soil using PLAXIS.

  • Surabhi Shikarwar (MANIT Bhopal: Summer Intern 2016) - Equivalent Linear and Nonlinear Effective Stress based Site-Specific 1D Ground Response Analysis (GRA) using Pressure Dependent Model.

  • Devesh Gupta (IIT GUwahati: Summer Intern 2015) - Statistical distribution of soil properties at IIT Guwahati.

  • Ruplekha Bora (NIT Silchar: Summer Intern 2015) - Stability Analysis of Earthen Bund and Ash Dyke using Analytical and Numerical Techniques.

  • Abhilash Mohapatra (ITER Bhubaneshwar: Summer Intern 2015) - SPT based Bearing Capacity Analysis of Single Pile: Variability Analysis.

  • Aakriti Singhai (SGSITS Indore: Summer Intern 2015) - Nonlinear Effective Stress based Site-Specific 1D Ground Response Analysis (GRA) using Pressure Dependent Model.

  • Niti Rastogi (VNIT Nagpur: Summer Intern 2014) - Critical Assessment of Bearing Capacity of Embedded Strip Footings Resting on Homogeneous Soil: Finite Element Modeling and Parametric Study.

  • Rupam Saikia (Assam Engineering College: Summer Intern 2013) - Analysis and Behavior of Hillslopes and their Stabilization Measures using GeoStudio.

  • Priyanka Deka (Assam Engineering College: Summer Intern 2013) - Analysis and Behavior of Hillslopes and their Stabilization Measures using GeoStudio.

  • Sandhya Kalita (Assam Engineering College: Summer Intern 2013) - Analysis and Behavior of Hillslopes and their Stabilization Measures using GeoStudio.

  • Vishwajit Anand (IIT Guwahati: Summer Intern 2012) - Seepage Through Earthen Dams: Estimation of Filter Dimensions.

  • Bikash Kumar Jha (NIT Durgapur: Summer Intern 2012) - Coefficient of Earth Pressure at-rest: Effect of Point Load Surcharge.

  • Pallavi Saikia (Tezpur University, Assam: Summer Intern 2012) - Slope Stability Analysis of Geofabric Reinforced Ash Dyke: Development of GeoStudio Tutorial for Slope/W.

  • Vishwajeet Kundu (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar: Summer Intern 2012) - Static and Pseudostatic Analysis of Gravity Retaining Walls: Implementation of Matlab and GeoStudio (Slope/W).

  • Shivraj Meena (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar: Summer Intern 2012) - Quasi-Static Design of Unpaved Roads Resting on c-φ Subgrade Soil: Application of Geotextiles under Indian Traffic Conditions.

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   Other Associated Students

  • Budha Ram Bishnoi - Geophysical Methods for Site Characterization: Seismic Methods.

  • Sudheer Kumar Yamsani - Dynamic response of two-storied machines resting on elastic interfaces.

  • C. M. Jibeesh - Dynamic response of two-storied machines resting on elastic interfaces.

  • Abhijit Rout - Dynamic response of Maxwell Lumped Parameter Model.

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Projects Handled/Involved-In


Consultancy Projects

  • Soil Testing and its Applicability as a Fill Material in Marshy/Slushy soil in relation to Construction of Super-specialty Block and Guwahati Medical College Campus, Guwahati. (2017-18) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 29,500 INR][Funded by: HSCC (India) Ltd., Guwahati].

  • Performance Analysis of GRW Structures at North Lakhimpur, Assam (2016-17) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Co-consultants: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 9,77,500 INR][Funded by: Flexituff International Limited, Guwahati].

  • Geotechnical Analysis of Landsliding and Stability of the Plant Area at Umrangsho (2016-17) [Principal Consultant: Dr. Anil Kumar Mishra, Co-consultants: Dr. A. Dey,, Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Dr. T V Bharat Project grant: 8,75,625 INR][Funded by: Calcom Cement India Ltd., Umrangshu].

  • Proof Checking of the Structural Design and Drawings for Strengthening of Foundation system, Platform Supporting System etc. for Udaipur Station Complex for Agartala-Sabroom, New BG Railway Line Project of NF Railway (2015-16) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Co-consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Dr. K. Dasgupta, Project grant: 8,50,000 INR][Funded by: Creative Design Consultants and Engineers Pvt. Ltd.].

  • Proof Checking of the Design of Sheet Piling Work at Udaipur station Building (2015-16) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Co-consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Dr. S. Sreedeep, Project grant: 85,500 INR][Funded by: Geotechnical Solutions, Chennai].

  • Landslide Study and Evolution of Mitigation Method (2015-16) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 13,00,000 INR][Funded by: PWD, Arunachal Pradesh].

  • Proof Checking of Designs for Ground Improvement using PVD for NF Railway Project at Garjee, Tripura (2015-16) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Co-consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Dr. S. Sreedeep, Project grant: 3,25,000 INR][Funded by: M/S S C Constructions, G. S. Road, Ulubari, Guwahati - 781007].

  • Proof Checking of the Design of Ground Improvement Work using PVD at Udaipur Station Yard (2015-16) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Co-consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Dr. S. Sreedeep, Project grant: 2,50,000 INR][Funded by: Nayak Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd., Guwahati].

  • Distress and Destabilization of the Guard Wall of Transmission Tower (Tower No. 26 of the 220kV 4CKT Sarusajai Jawahar Nagar line) at Sarusajai, Guwahati (2014-15) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Co-consultant: Prof. Arup Kumar Sarma, Project grant: 61,798 INR][Funded by: Deputy General Manager (Civil), AEGCL, Bijulee Bhawan, Paltan Bazar, Guwahati-1].

  • Widening and Strenghtening of Existing National highway from 2-Lane to 4-Lane from km 93.00 to km. 60.00 of Bijni to Assam/West Bengal Border in Assam of NH-31/C (2014-15) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 25,000 INR][Funded by: Gayathri ECI (JV), Bongaigaon, Assam].

  • Geotechnical Assessment, Design and Remedial Measures related to the Construction of Railway Embankment in Udaipur Station Yard: Agartala-Udaipur-Sabroom (between km 41.85 - km. 42.8), New BG line Project (2014-15) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Co-consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Dr. S. Sreedeep, Project grant: 15,16,860 INR][Funded by: M/S North-East Frontier Railway (NFR), Maligaon, Guwahati].

  • Widening and Strenghtnening of Existing National Highway from Two Lanes to Four Lanes from km. 60.00 to km. 93.00 of Bijni to Assam/West Bengal Section NH-31C on East-West Corridor under Phase-II Programme of NHDP (2014-15) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 55,056 INR][Funded by: Louis Berger Group Inc & Gayathri ECI (JV), Bongaigaon, Assam].

  • Proof-checking of Structural Design of Taj Vivanta at Guwahati (2014-15) [Principal Consultant: Dr. K. Dasgupta, Co-consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 7,50,000 INR][Funded by: M/S Indian Hotels Company Ltd. (TIHCL), Mumbai].

  • Cross-hole seismic test at Tuirial Power House, Mizoram (2014-15) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Murali Krishna, Co-consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 7,86,520 INR][Funded by: M/s NEEPCO Ltd., Mizoram].

  • Testing of Earth-Filling Material in between Retaining Wall for four-lane of Jorabat-Shillong section NH-40 from km 35.00 to km 61.800 in the Meghalaya (2012-13) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 14,607 INR][Funded by: YFC Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi].

  • Testing of Soil and Bentonite Mix for Ash-Dyke Construction (2012-13) [Principal Consultant: Dr. A. Dey, Project grant: 39,157 INR][Funded by: NTPC Ltd., Bongaigaon, Assam].

  • Pseudo-static design of an ash dyke with three raisings to be constructed by MPPCL, Birsinghpur, Madhya Pradesh, India about 2 Km away from the plant location [(As principal member of the working group) Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Prashant, Dr. S. Chandra][Funded by: NTPC Ltd., Birsinghpur, Madhya Pradesh].

  • Pseudo-static design of a protective embankment along the River Ganges for a stretch of 7.5 kms at Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India [(As principal member of the working group) Principal Investigator: Dr. P. K. Basudhar][Funded by: Uttar Pradesh Development Authority].

  • Pseudo-static design of ash dyke and divider bund for Bongaigaon Thermal Power Project (4x250 MW), NTPC Ltd. Bongaigaon, Assam, India [(As principal member of the working group) Principal Investigator: Dr. P. K. Basudhar, Dr. A. Prashant][Funded by: NTPC Ltd., Bongaigaon, Assam].


Sponsored Projects

  • Purchase of Cyclic Triaxial Apparatus and Multi-channel Analysis of Surface Waves (MASW) Apparatus under the FIST Grant sponsored by DST, India [Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Dey]. (Project Grant: Rs. 110 Lacs)

  • Ambient vibration and modal shock hammer based dynamic health monitoring of the instrumented retaining wall at Student House, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy sponsored by the Reluis [(As principal member of the working group) Principal Investigator: Dr. G. Fabbrocino, Dr. F. Santucci de Magistris].

  • Ambient vibration based post-earthquake health monitoring of the bell towers of various churches of Molise region sponsored by the Deputy Commissioner of Structures for the reconstruction of Molise [Principal Investigator: Dr. G. Fabbrocino, Co-Investigators: Dr. C. Rainieri, Dr. A. Dey].

    • Chiesa di San Giacomo Apostolo at Santa Croce di Magliano, Campobasso, Italy.

    • Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta at Provvidenti, Campobasso, Italy.

    • Chiesa madre di Santa Maria Maggiore at Morrone del Sannio, Campobasso, Italy.

    • Chiesa di San Alfonso di Liguori at Colletorto, Campobasso, Italy.

    • Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Rose at Bonefro, Campobasso, Italy.

  • Ambient vibration based monitoring of a bridge under operational condition on River Vultura at Capua, Italy sponsored by University of Naples, Italy [(As member of the working group) Principal Investigator: Dr. G. Fabbrocino].

  • Reinforced earth design of embankments and cuts in railways: A project work sponsored by Research Design and Standards Organization (RDSO), Lucknow, India [(As principal member of the working group) Principal Investigator: Dr. P. K. Basudhar, Dr. P. Ghosh].


academic research Projects
(During M.Tech. and Ph.D.)

  • Determination of ground water pollution sources using Artificial Neural Networks.

  • Optimal design of a rigid raft foundation using Genetic Algorithm.

  • Axisymmetric flow of an incompressible viscous fluid with negligible inertia with stream function formulation by Finite Element Method.

  • Torsional vibration of a shaft by Finite Element Method.

  • Foamed asphalt mix.

  • Vertical drain with emphasis on smear.

  • Design of workshop at Kolkata with the provision of gantry girder for EOT crane.

  • Assessment of air pollution status of an industrial area on account of discharge of gaseous criteria air pollutant only from three industrial point sources functioning within the same location.

  • Design and layout of sewer lines (including the storm sewer) in a proposed section of a township.

  • Analysis and design of various components of a R. C. Bridge (Deck slab and girders) along with reinforcement details by Courbon method.

  • Analysis and design of an industrial shade, a metal structure.

  • Estimation of a single storied district library building.

  • Concrete Mix Design of specific grade of concrete by I. S. Method.

  • Estimation of an industry shed made up of C. G. I. sheets, supported on steel truss and wooden purlin.

  • Seismic and Wind analysis and design of structural elements of a 12 storied commercial building by Working Stress Method and Limit State Method.

 

 

invited presentations

 

Presentation of only the current and previous year are available for download. Older presentations are available on request.

 

 

 

conferences/symposiums/seminars/workshops attended


   International

  1. 2nd Korea-India Joint Geotechnical Workshop, Seoul, South Korea, 21 September, 2017.

  2. 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Seoul, South Korea, 17-22 September, 2017.

  3. Geotechnical Frontiers, Orlando, Florida, USA, 12-15 March, 2017.

  4. 1st International Conference on Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development Opportunities and Challenges (CESDOC), Guwahati, India, 19-21 December 2016 (Chaired 5 Sessions).

  5. DFI-IGC Workshop: Deep Foundations in Liquefiable Soils and Deep Excavation Experiences, Chennai, India, 14 December 2016.

  6. 5th International Conference on Forensic Geotechnical Engineering (5ICFGE), Bangalore, India, 8-10 December 2016.

  7. International Geotechnical Engineering Conference (IGEC) on Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering Practices and Related Urban Issues, Bombay, India, 23-24 September 2016.

  8. ISSMGE International Joint Workshop of TC207 and TC212 Advances in Soil-Structure Interaction and Deep Foundations, Pune, India, 15 December 2015.

  9. 14th International Conference of the International Association for Computational Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG 2014) , Kyoto, Japan, 22-25 September 2014.

  10. MATLAB Virtual Conference, 20 March 2014.

  11. MATLAB Virtual Conference, 20 March 2013.

  12. International Workshop on Seismic Requalification of Geotechnical Structures (SRGS - 2012), IIT Delhi, 17 December 2012.

  13. International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Urban Ecosystems (ENSURE - 2012), IIT Guwahati, 24-26 February 2012.

  14. International Symposium of Engineering under Uncertainty: Safety, Management and Assesment (ISEUSAM), Shibpur, Howrah, 4-6 January 2012.

  15. 12th International Conference of the International Association for computational Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (12IACMAG), Goa, India, 1-6 October 2008.

  16. International Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium: Opportunities and Challenges (CENeM), Shibpur, India, 11-14 January 2007.

  17. 2nd International Conference on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS), Guwahati, India, 8-10 December 2006.

  18. 10th East Asia Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction (EASEC10), Bangkok, Thailand, 3-5 August 2006.

  19. World Environment Conference, Kolkata, India, 2003.

   National

  1. Conference on Civil, Geotechnical and Transportation Research (CGTR), NERIST, Arunachal Pradesh, 14-15 October, 2017 (Chaired a Session).

  2. Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC 2016), IIT Madras, 15-17 December, 2016 (Chaired a Session).

  3. National Workshop on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering, BUIE, Bankura, India, October 27, 2016.

  4. North-East Space Application Centre (NESAC) Academia-Student Interaction Meet, Department of Space, Umiam, Meghalaya, 24 June, 2016.

  5. North-East Regional Seminar on Applications of Geosynthetics in Infrastructure Projects, Radison Blu Hotel Guwahati, 22-23 June, 2016.

  6. Workshop on Can You Compute, IIT Guwahati, 28 February, 2016.

  7. National Seminar on Earthquakes: Prediction and Management, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, 6 February, 2016.

  8. North-East Students GeoCongress on Advances in Civil Engineering (NES GeoCongress 2016), NIT Agartala, Tripura, 22 January, 2016.

  9. Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC 2015), College of Engineering Pune, 17-19 December, 2015.

  10. Consultation on Preparation of Earthquake Risk Mitigation Framework for the State of Assam organized by ASDMA along with the collaboration of NDMA and NIDM at NedFi house, Guwahati, on 24 September, 2015.

  11. Workshop on Landslide Mitigation Technology organized by PWD Arunachal, Itanagar, 19 September, 2015.

  12. NHIDCL Conference on Key Challenges in Highways and Infrastructure Construction in the North Eastern Region, Guwahati, 30 June-1 July, 2015.

  13. UKIERI Workshop on Seismic Requalification of Pile Supported Structures (SRPSS 2015), IIT Guwahati, 7-9 January, 2015.

  14. Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC 2014), JNTU Kakinada, 18-20 December, 2014.

  15. 15th Symposium of Earthquake Engineering (15SEE 2014), IIT Roorkee, 11-13 December 2014.

  16. GeoInnovations 2014, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 30-31 October 2014.

  17. North East Students GeoCongress on Advances in Civil Engineering (NES GeoCongress-2014), Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, 18 October 2014 (Chaired a session).

  18. 2nd National Workshop on Disaster Management (NWDM), 29-30 August 2014, Nirjuli, Arunachal Pradesh (Chaired a session).

  19. 2nd National Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (2CTRG), 12-15 December 2013, Agra, Uttar Pradesh.

  20. Attended and Chaired a session: National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (NCRACE-2013), NERIST, 15-16 November, 2013, Nirjuli, Arunachal Pradesh (Chaired a session).

  21. One-day Seminar on ‘Development of Large Hydropower Projects in North-East Region (Subansiri Lower Project)’ NHPC, NEDFi House, Dispur, Assam, 30 October, 2013.

  22. North East Students GeoCongress on Advances in Civil Engineering (NES GeoCongress-2013), Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, 28 September 2013.

  23. Indian Geotechnical Conference: Advances in Geotechnical Engineering (GEOAGE-2012), IIT Delhi, 13-15 December 2012.

  24. National Workshop on Ground Improvement Techniques with Reference to NE Region (GITNE - 2012), IIT Guwahati, 13 October 2012.

  25. National Workshop on Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering (ETGE - 2012), IIT Guwahati, 8 June 2012.

  26. Symposium IGS BUILDCON 2011: Sustainable Development in Urban Infrastructure by IGS Guwahati Chapter in collaboration with Max Cement, Guwahati, 22 July 2011.

  27. Workshop on Training in ABAQUS CAE by Simulia at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India, 22-24 June 2009.

  28. Short Course on Seismic Design of Concrete Gravity Dams by NICEE at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India, 3-6 March 2009.

  29. Research workshop on Optimization Theory and Applications by DST at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India, 3-6 September 2008.

  30. National Symposium on Geoenvironment, Geohazards, Geosynthetics and Ground Improvement: Events and Practices (GeoSymposium 4G), New Delhi, India, 4-5 July 2008.

  31. First Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (FIYGEC), Hyderabad, India, 2-3 March 2007.

  32. Indian Geotechnical Conference: Geotechnical Engineering Indian Experience (GeoIndex), Madras, India, 14-16 December 2006.

  33. Short Course on Nonlinear Seismic Analysis of Structures by NICEE at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India, 16-20 October 2006.

  34. National Conference on Earthquake Disaster Technology and Management (EARTH), Allahabad, India, 11-12 February 2006.

  35. Energy Efficient and Environmental Friendly Technologies for Rural Development (EETRD), Kolkata, India, 2003.

 

 

professional memberships

  • Life Member of Indian Society of Earthquake Technology (ISET) [LM1857]

  • Life Member of Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) [LM3638]

  • Life Member of Transportation Research Group of India (TRG)

  • Associate Member (Life) of The Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI) [M 1521793]

  • Student Member of Institute for Steel Development and Growth (INSDAG) [ISTD 122]

  • Life Member of Alumni Association, IIT Kanpur [Y3103010 and Y5103061]

  • Life Member of Society of Civil Engineers (SOCE), Jadavpur University, Kolkata

  • Life Member of The Alumni Association, NCE Bengal & Jadavpur University, Kolkata [2814]

  • Life Member of Praktoni: The Alumni Association of Krishnath College, Berhampore, Murshidabad, West Bengal

  • Life Member of Forum of Scientists, Engineers and Technologists (FOSET) [LM/2204-1441]

  • Member of Society of Civil Engineers (SOCE), IIT Kanpur

  • Member of Indian Geotechnical Society, Kanpur Local Chapter

  • Member of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (IND110050)

 

 

experimental expertise


   General

  • Seismic Cross-hole investigation.

  • Active MASW Survey.

  • Acquainted with various geotechnical laboratory and in-situ tests carried out at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

  • Acquainted with the planning of seismic health monitoring using modal shock hammer and ambient vibration and implementation of sensor arrays in structures and ground.

  • Acquainted with data acquisition hardware and software associated with Kinemetric Motion sensors and PCB Piezotronic sensors.

   In-situ Test Experience

  • Conduct of Active MASW survey and Seismic borehole investigations (Cross-hole, Up-hole and Down-hole surveys) at the Tuirial Dam Powerhouse site at Mizoram.

  • Monitoring and response of two instrumented piles at the Student House, Univ. of Molise, Campobasso, Italy subjected to impulse load from modal shock hammer using a vertical array of Kinemetric sensors.

  • Monitoring and response of the top floor of the Bell tower of Chiesa di San Giacomo Apostolo at Santa Croce di Magliano, Campobasso, Italy subjected to long duration ambient vibration and impulse loads from modal shock hammer using Kinemetric sensor arrays.

  • Monitoring and response of two instrumented piles at the Student House, Univ. of Molise, Campobasso, Italy subjected to long duration ambient vibration testing using a vertical array of Kinemetric sensors.

  • Monitoring and response of the top floor of the Bell tower of the Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta at Provvidenti, Campobasso, Italy subjected to long duration ambient vibration using Kinemtric sensor arrays.

  • Monitoring and response of the top floor of the Bell tower of Chiesa madre di Santa Maria Maggiore at Morrone del Sannio, Campobasso, Italy subjected to long duration ambient vibration using Kinemetric sensor arrays.

  • Monitoring and response of the top two floors of the bell tower of Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Rose at Bonefro, Campobasso, Italy subjected to long duration ambient vibration using Kinemetric sensor arrays.

  • Monitoring and response of three stories of the Chiesa di San Alfonso di Liguori at Colletorto, Campobasso, Italy, including the top floor of the Bell Tower subjected to long duration ambient vibration using Kinemetric sensor arrays.

  • Monitoring and response of three-decked traffic bridge on River Vultura, Capua, Italy subjected to impulse load from modal shock hammer and long duration ambient vibration using Kinemetric sensor arrays.

  • Monitoring and response of top beam of the instrumented retaining wall at Student House, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy subjected to impulse load from modal shock hammer and long duration ambient vibration using Kinemetric and PCB Piezotronic sensor arrays.

 

Additional Assignments

  • Organizing Secretary of the Indian Geotechnical Conference on Geotechnics for Natural and Engineered Sustainable Technologies (IGC-GeoNEst 2017), IIT Guwahati, India.

  • Laboratory-in-Charge for the Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory, IIT Guwahati, for the year 2016-18.

  • Faculty Advisor, Civil Engineering Department for the Students Academic Board, IIT Guwahati.

  • Organizing Secretary of the North-East Students GeoCongress on Advances in Civil Engineering (NES-GeoCongress 2016), NIT Agartala, Tripura, India.

  • Member of the Selection Committee for selection of Physical Education Instructors and Coaches for the period of August 2015-March 2016 at IIT Guwahati.

  • Co-Coordinator of the KIC-TEQIP sponsored Short-term course on Water Resources Management and Climate Change Impacts Assessment (WRMCCIA 2015), Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati.

  • Co-Coordinator of the KIC-TEQIP sponsored Symposium on Management and Procurement of Integrated Waste Management System (MPWMS 2015), Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati.

  • Member of the Organizing Committee of the UKIERI Workshop on Seismic Requalification of Pile Supported Structures (SRPSS 2015), Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati.

  • Faculty-in-Charge of the Association of Civil Engineers (ACE), IIT Guwahati for the period of 2014-present date.

  • Organizing Secretary of the North-East Students GeoCongress on Advances in Civil Engineering (NES-GeoCongress 2013), Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, India.

  • Member of the Anti-Ragging Committee, IIT Guwahati.

  • Faculty Advisor of the Civil Engineering B.Tech. Batch 2013-2017 at IIT Guwahati.

  • Organizing Secretary of the National Workshop on Ground Improvement Techniques with Reference to North Eastern Region (GIT-NE 2012), Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, India.

  • Member of the Departmental Post-Graduate Committee (DPGC), Civil Engineering Department, IIT Guwahati for the period of 2012-2014.

  • Joint Secretary, IGS Guwahati (NE) Local Chapter for the period of 2012-2013.

  • Member of the Organizing Committee of the National Workshop on Emerging Trends in Geotechnical Engineering (ETGE-2012), Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati.

  • Member of the Purchase Committee for the purchase of instruments for Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Guwahati under the DST Sponsored FIST Project for the 2011-2012.

  • Faculty-in-Charge of Webpage Development Team for the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India for the period 2011-2014.

  • Coordinator of the CD Proceedings Development Group of the International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Urban Ecosystems (ENSURE-2012), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India.

  • Core-member of the Technical Committee, Publications Committee and Webpage Development Team of the International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Urban Ecosystems (ENSURE-2012), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India.

  • Member of the Core team associated with the Conversion of the book “Structural Analysis’ by Aslam Kassimali from the Metric units to System Internationale Units.

  • Judged the Paper Presentation Competition of the IITK Summer Camp – 2006, ’08 and ’09.

  • Secretary and Organizing Committee Member of “In-House Seminar on Recent Developments in Geotechnical Engineering”, IGS, Kanpur Local Chapter, I.I.T. Kanpur, Kanpur, 19th – 20th February, 2005.

  • Active participation in three National Service Scheme (N. S. S.) camps organized by Jadavpur University.

 

computational skills

  • Geotechnical Software

    • DeepSoil for 1D Ground Response Analysis

    • EasyMASW for Active MASW Survey

    • Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles (OASYS ALP)

    • Fast Lagrangian Analysis of Continua (FLaC)

    • Beams on Elastic Foundations (BEF)

    • Stability Modeling (GeoStudio - Slope/W)

    • Seepage Modeling (GeoStudio - Seep/W)

    • Stress-Deformation Modeling (GeoStudio - Sigma/W)

    • Dynamic Modeling (GeoStudio - Quake/W)

    • Slope Stability Analysis (TalRen)

    • Geotechnical Problem Analysis (Geo-4, Geo-5)

    • Spectral Analysis of Surface Waves (SASW)

    • Beams, Plates and Tanks on Elastic Foundations (BPT)

    • OASYS/UNIPAC

    • PLAXIS 2D v2012

    • Equivalent-Linear Earthquake Site Response Analysis of Layered Soil Deposits (EERA)

  • Operating System: DOS, WINDOWS, UNIX, LINUX

  • Programming Language: GwBASIC, ForTran, C, C++

  • Documentation Package: MS-Office (2003, 2007), Adobe packages

  • Mathematical Tool: Mathematica, MatLab

  • Matlab Tool

    • GATool - Genetic Algorithm tools

    • OptimTool - Optimization Tools

    • DSearchTool - Direct Search Tools

    • NNTool - Neural Network Tools

    • CFTool - Curve Fitting Tools

    • HVSR Tool - Estimation of HVSR from Earthquake strong motion and microtremors

  • Compilation Tool: MS Developer Studio, MS Visual Studio

  • Statistical Tool: Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis (SimLab)

  • Web-page Designing: HTML, Microsoft Frontpage

  • Signal Processing: Basic Frequency Domain BFD (Labview)

  • Capable of handling various automated geotechnical instruments

 

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