Other Activities


Laboratory Development:

  • Developed a Computational Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory, which includes PLAXIS 3D and PLAXIS Foundations, PLAXIS 2D, FLAC 3D, STAAD-Foundation, Oasys and etc. (Cost: Rs. 25.0 lakhs).
  • Developed a Soil Dynamics Laboratory, which includes cyclic triaxial equipment, bender element, spectral analysis of surface wave (SASW), Light weight deflectometer (LWD) (Cost: 60 lakhs)
  • Developed a Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction Laboratory, which includes dynamic actuators, 48 channels data acquisition system along with various sensors and transducers. (Cost: Rs. 30 lakhs).
  • Developed a state of the art geotechnical lab for undergraduate including all new digital/ microprocessor based equipments (Cost: 50 lakhs)
  • Purchased many field Equipments like SPT, CPT, Field vane shear, inclinometer, earth resistivity, LWD, SASW, GPR and etc (Cost: Rs.50 lakhs)

Administrative and Outside Activities:

  • Lab In-Charge, Geotechnical Engineering Lab (2006 to 2017)
  • Programme Coordinator M.Tech. Construction Technology and Management (L&T Course) (2014 to 2016)
  • Programme Coordinator M.Tech. Geotechnical Engineering (2020 – till date)
  • Class Committee Chairman of M.Tech. (EE) (2012-2013, 2019 to till date)
  • Class Committee Chairman of M.Tech. (SE) (2018-2019)
  • Faculty Adviser, Civil Engineering Association, NIT Trichy (2015-2016)
  • Member of M.Tech Project Review Committee
  • Member of Institute Development Committee (Gust House & Security) (2008-2010)
  • Member of Estate Maintenance Committee (2011-2012)
  • Member of Institute Industry Interaction Committee (2013 to 2015)
  • Member of Smart Campus Development Committee (2013 to 2015)
  • Associate Dean (Planning and Development) (2015 to 2017)
  • Estate Officer, NIT Trichy (2015 to 2017)
  • Core Committee Member, NBA visit (2018-2019)
  • Core Committee Member, Convocation (2018-2019)
  • Core Committee Member, Institute Day (2018-2019)
  • Member BoS, Anna University Chennai
  • Member BoS, NIT Puducherry
  • Member BoS, Pondicherry University
  • Member BoS, Gandhigram University
  • Member Faculty Selection Committee, NIT Surat
  • Member Temp. Faculty Selection Committee, NIT Puducherry
  • Member Faculty Selection Committee, BRAIT, A & N Islands
  • Member Selection Committee (CAO, FAO &AO), IIM Trichy
  • Member BWC, IIM Trichy (Aug’ 2017 to till date)
  • Member BOG, NIT Trichy (Nov’ 2017 to Nov’2019)
  • Member BWC, NIT Trichy (Dec’ 2017 to Nov’2019)
  • Member, AICET Inspection Committee (2018 to till date)