National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

Civil Engineering Department

Research & Projects

LIST OF RESEARCH PROJECTS COMPLETED

Sr.No. Title of Project Name of the Coordinator(s)/Invetigators Funding Agency Amount (RS)

1.

Slope Stability Studies on Ropar Mandi Highway

 Dr.N. K.Gupta

 Dr.V. K. Arora

 Dr.R. C.Bhattachariya

D.S.T. New Delhi

60,000/-

2.

Modernization of Transportation Lab 1999 - 2002

 Dr.S. N. Sachdeva

MHRD

6,00,000/-

LIST OF ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECTS:

Sr.No. Title of Project Name of the Coordinator(s)/Invetigators Funding Agency Amount (RS)
1.

Artificial Ground Water Recharge Through Rain Water Harvesting 2003 - 2006

 Dr.B.Setia

 Dr.N.K.Gupta

MHRD

12,18,000/- 

2.

Evaluation of Casual Factors of Road Accidents 2001 - 2004

 Dr.S.N.Sachdeva

MHRD

8,00,000/-

3.

State Technical Agency of MORD (NRRDA) for PMGSY

 Dr.R.C.Bhattachariya  
 Dr.S.N.Sachdeva

GOI

 

CONFERENCE, SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS ORGANIZED BY THE DEPT. IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS

Advances in Ground Improvement Techniques (AGIT 2000)

 Chairman  Prof. R. K. Bansal
 Organizing Secretary  Prof. Ashwani Jain
    Dr. Surjit Angra

National Conference on Hydraulics and Water Resources: HYDRO 2000

Chairman  Dr. D.V.S.Verma
Organizing Secretary  Dr. Baldev Setia

AICTE Induction Training Program for Teachers of Engineering Colleges  2001

Co-ordinator  Dr. N.T.Rao

Curriculum Development Workshop   2002

Training Programme on PMGSY for field Engineers, 2003

Civil Engg. Department is state Technical Agency deputed by NRRDA,Ministry of  Rural Development, Govt. of India, for scrutiny and providing technical input to PMGSY.

Industrial tours and visits by the students

Students are being taken to field visits like construction works like bridges,buildings, roads.   They are being taken to tours like Bhakra Dam, Beas Satluj Link Project(Interlinking of rivers), Environmental tours to Chandigarh and Pinjor, Treatment Plant, Hydraulics Structures etc.

RECENT LIST OF RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS IN JOURNALS :

Sr.No. Authors Title of Publication Particulars of the Journal

1

 S.K.Patidhar

Effect of Micronutrients in anaerobic
 degradation of Sulphate laden organisms

Canadian Journal of Civil
Engineers, Vol. 31,June 2004

2

 S.Deswal & D.V.S.Verma

Oxygen transfer from Multiple Plunging
 Water Jets

I.A.E.M., India Vol. 31, No. 2
 Page 141-146

3

 S.Deswal & A.Deswal

Indoor Air Pollution and its Control

ARPAN, India Vol. 3, Page
 15-19

4

 A.Mittal

 V.K.Arora

Prediction of Stability of Underground
Openings using EMM

Journal of Rock Mechanics &
Tunnelling Technology. July
2004 

5

 Arun Goel

New Stalling Basin Design for Deep
Rectangular Outlets 

International Journal of Engg.
,Vol. 17, No.1, Feb. Page
1-10, Iran

6

 K.K.Singh 

 D.V.S.Verma

Determination of Principal Permeabilities
in Two-Dimensional Fissured Rocks
Using Permeability Circle

International Journal of
 Engineering, Iran, 2004

7

 K.K.Singh

 C.S.P.Ojha

Improvement in Irrigation Efficiency Using
On-Farm Reservoir & its Efficient Operation

Water & Energy International
 Journal, 2005

8

Baldev Setia

D.V.S. Verma

 Upain Bhatia

Scour under Pressurized Flow Condition 

International Journal of
Engineering, Iran.
Oct. 2004

9

 Dr.S.N.Sachdeva

Traffic Characteristics of Rural roads in
Haryana

Indian Building Congress, New
 Delhi

NIT Kurukshetra is one of the premier technical institutes of the country. Founded in 1963 as Regional Engineering College Kurukshetra, the institute was rechristened as National Institute of Technology on June 26, 2002.