National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

National Institute of Technology,Kurukshetra

HARI KRISHAN SHARMA (Head of Department)
Designation: Professor
Qualification: B.Sc. Engg.(Civil) M.Sc. Engg. (Civil), Ph.D(Civil)
Area of Interest:

High Performance Composite Materials.

Fibre Reinforced Polymers

Earhquake Resistant Analysis and Design of Structures

Blast Resistant Structures.

Nonlinear Analysis and Design of Structures

Phone No.: 01744233345
Email: hksharma1010@yahoo.co.in
Vijay Arora
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D (IIT Delhi)
Area of Interest:
  •  Laterally loaded battered pile groups
  • Jointed rocks
  • Ground improvement
Phone No.: +91 9896245989
Email: aroravk1@gmail.com
Dharmender Kumar Soni
Designation: Professor
Qualification: B.Sc.(Civil Engg.), M.Sc.(Civil Engg.),Ph.D Civil Engg.
Area of Interest:
  • Geotech.Engg. or Geotechnology Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering
Phone No.: 01744-238145 (R)
Email: dk.soni40@yahoo.com, dksoni@nitkkr.ac.in
Sushil Kumar Madan
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. from Kurukshetra University,1999
Area of Interest:
  • Earthquake Resistant Structural Design of RCC structures, Design of Water retaining structures, Field Testing of Existing RCC Structures., Design of Cement based Composite materials.
Phone No.: 238470, Extn.-282 ,238329(R)
Email: skmadan@nitkkr.ac.in.
Baldev Setia
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur)
Area of Interest:
  • Water Resources Engineering, Fluvial Hydraulics and Sediment Transport, Groundwater Engineering, Rainwater Harvesting.
Phone No.: Phone 1 (Personal): 01744-238350, 9416220222
Email: setia@nitkkr.ac.in. , setia_b@rediffmail.com
S.N. Sachdeva
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D.(Civil), M.E. (Highways)-Distinction
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: +91-1744-233347, 233334 , +91-1744-238239
Email: snsachdeva@yahoo.co.in , snsachdeva@nitkkr.ac.in
KRISHNA KUMAR SINGH
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD, 1998, KUK
Area of Interest:

Phone No.: 01744-233350 (O)
Email: k_k_singh_2000@yahoo.com
N. K. Tiwari
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: B.Tech (Civil Engg.), M.Tech. (Geo.Tech. & W.R. Engg.), Ph.D(Civil)
Area of Interest:
  • Jet Aeration Systems
  • Application of Soft Computing Techniques in Water Resources Systems
  • Experimental Hydraulics
  • Groundwater Modeling and Recharge
  • Hydraulics Structures
  • Liquification
  • Stablization
  • Optimization
Phone No.: 01744-233357
Email: nand@nitkkr.ac.in
Anupam Mital
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD 2001,KURUKSHETRA UNIVERSITY,KURUKSHETRA
Area of Interest:

Ground Improvement Techniques, Ground Investigation, Stability of Slopes etc

Phone No.: 01744-233 Extn.-346
Email: anupam.mital@rediffmail.com
S.M. Gupta
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (KUK)
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: Extn.-265
Email: smgupta@nitkkr.ac.in.
Arun Goel
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph D (Civil Engg), 1999, KUK
Area of Interest:

Areas of Current Interest:

  • Hydraulics structures
  • Soft computing techniques in water resources
  • Water resources management

Future Plans of Academic and Research activities:

  • Development of Lab by purchasing of new and latest instrument & softwares
  • Participation of conferences and short term training programmes etc
  • Guiding students for research projects
  • Projects from DST, AICTE, MHRD etc
  • Contributing more and more for the development of deptt and the institute
Phone No.: 238470, Extn.-344
Email: drarun_goel@yahoo.co.in
S. K. Patidar
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph. D. (2002; IIT Kanpur)
Area of Interest:
  • Water quality assessment; Nutirent requirement of biological systems, Eutrophication control, Anaerobic treatment of wastewater
Phone No.: 01744-233351 (O)
Email: skpatidar@nitkkr.ac.in ,: patidarsk@rediffmail.com
Ashwani Jain
Designation: Professor
Qualification: B.Tech. (Civil), M.Tech. (Geotechnical Engineering), Ph.D (Civil)
Area of Interest:

Research Interests:

  • Liquefaction of Soils, Strength Characteristics of Intact Rocks, Vibration Isolation, Behaviour of Closely-Spaced Footings, Stabilization of Soils.

Future Plans:

  • DST project on liquefaction hazard mapping
  • Holding conferences and training programmes
  • Guiding research students
  • Improvement of the analytic skills by the use of Computational Techniques for problem solving/engineering applications
  • Development of laboratory and purchase of softwares
  • Rehabilitation of Conventional Triaxial Equipment.
  • Activities for Department and Institute Development
Phone No.: +911744233352
Email: ashwani.jain@rediffmail.com , ashwani.jain@nitkkr.ac.in
Mahesh Pal
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD
Area of Interest:
  • Classification and Feature selection with hyperspectral data
  • Kernel based classification of remote sensing data for land cover classification
  • Application of soft computing techniques in civil engineering
  • GIS application in Civil Engineering
Phone No.: 01744 233356
Email: mahesh.pal@nitkkr.ac.in
Surinder Deswal
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D., M.E.(Enval. Engg.), B.E. (Civil).
Area of Interest:
  • Plunging Jet Aeration Systems
  • Environmental Planning and Management
  • Modelling of Environmental Parameters
  • Evapotranspiration Analysis and Modelling
  • Air and Noise Pollution
  • Environmental Chemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology.
Phone No.: 01744-233208
Email: sdeswal@nitkkr.ac.in , deswal.leo@gmail.com
Subhodh Ranjan Vajesnayee
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD, Kurukshetra University, 1997
Area of Interest:
  • Jet Aeration systems, Hydraulic structures, Soft computing in Water Resources Engineering, Environmental Hydraulics.
Phone No.: 01744-233343, 9416481729
Email: sranjan@nitkkr.ac.in.
Vijay Pal Singh
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D., Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra.
Area of Interest:

Phone No.: Ext. no. 354
Email: vpsingh@nitkkr.ac.in
Praveen Aggarwal
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D
Area of Interest:
  • Pavements, Materials,Traffic
Phone No.:
Email: praveen@nitkkr.ac.in.
Saraswati Setia
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D (Structures)
Area of Interest:
  • Earthquake Engineering
    • Seismic behaviour and Response of steel and RCC moment resisting Frames
    • Behaviour of Connections in Steel Moment resisting frames
    • Seismic Torsional Response of MRFs
    • Base Isolation Studies
  • Structural Dynamics and Structural Analysis
  • Seismic Retrofit Rehabilitation and Strengthening
Phone No.: 01744 233353
Email: ssetia@nitkkr.ac.in, Setia_b@rediffmail.com
Paratibha Aggarwal
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (2009) N.I.T.Kurukshetra.
Area of Interest:

 

  • Self-Compacting Concrete using waste materials
  • High Performance Concrete
  • Fuzzy Logic for Mix Design and Properties of Concrete
  • Micro Structure Analysis, XRD and XRF Analysis of Concrete.
  • Use of nano technology in concrete.
  • Application of various predictive techniques i.e. use of Artificial Neural Network, SVM’s, M5 Model tree to model and predict the various properties of concrete
Phone No.: 01744-233355
Email: paratibha@rediffmail.com, paratibha@nitkkr.ac.in
Babita Saini
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: Ph. D. , 2007 (Kurukshetra University); M. Tech. (Structure Engg.), 1993; B. E. (Civil), 1991
Area of Interest:
  • Concrete, Steel design, Structural Analysis
Phone No.: 01744-233359
Email: bsaini@nitkkr.ac.in , babitasaini6@gmail.com
Yogesh Aggarwal
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. Structure.(2012) N.I.T.Kurukshetra.
Area of Interest:
  • Use of Industrial By-Products in Normal and High Performance Concrete.
  • Sustainable Development of Concrete using Waste Material.
  • Use of Nano Silica, Micro Silica and Silica fume in Concrete.
  • Application of Data Mining Techniques to study various properties of concrete.
  • Institute Industry Projects for development of Light Weight and Low Cost Concrete.
  • Micro Structure Analysis, XRD and XRF Analysis of Concrete.
Phone No.: 01744-233361
Email: yogeshkumar@nitkkr.ac.in , yogesh.24@rediffmail.com
Nipen Kumar Das
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D (Pursuing) , M.Tech (IIT Kharagpur)
Area of Interest:
  • Hydraulics and River Morphology
  • Applied Hydrology and hydrological modeling 
  • Water Resources Engineering
Phone No.:
Email: nipen.ce1@gmail.com
Ajay Prabhakar
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D(Pursuing), M.Tech.( IIT Roorkee)
Area of Interest:
  •  Water Resourses Engineering
  •  Rainfall-Runoff Modeling
  •  Remote Sensing &GIS
  •  Geospatial Modeling 
  •  Climate change
Phone No.:
Email: ajayprabhakar2@gmail.com,akprabhakar@nitkkr.ac.in
Chalak Hanuman Devidas
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (Structures); 2012; I.I.T.Roorkee
Area of Interest:
  • Finite Element Analysis: Laminated Composite Structures, Sandwich Structures, Functionally graded material Application of FRP in Civil Engineering
Phone No.: 01744-233340
Email: chalakhd@nitkkr.ac.in
Gourav Goel (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Pursuing Ph.D. (Civil)
Area of Interest:

Traffic Volume/ Capacity Road Safety ,HighwayMaterials

Phone No.: 98134-07005
Email: gouravgoelshinu@gmail.com
Amit Hussain (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: +91-9416678933
Email: amithussain21@gmail.com
Harshdeep (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Pursing Ph.D
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: +91-7404691087
Email: deepharsh26@gmail.com
Kritika Sharma (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: 91-9888063999
Email: sskritika@gmail.com
Mahesh Patel (Non-regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D
Area of Interest:

Turbulent fluvial flows, bedform dynamics, flow resistance, bed morphology, evolution of sheet flow, seepage in alluvial channels, environmental hydraulics, and hyporheic flow over fixed bedforms

Phone No.: +91-90856-84240
Email: p.mahesh@iitg.ac.in
Shreya Gupta (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: +91 99966 27511, +91 84275 11094
Email: guppshreya@yahoo.in
Tanvi Singh (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: 8930140305,7206213304
Email: tanvicivil@gmail.com
Simmi (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: +917206286439
Email: simmi.nitk@gmail.com
Karan Behal (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:
Phone No.: +91-9034918107
Email: vatskaran1991@gmail.com