Dr. B. B. Das


Associate Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Monday, May 25, 2015

Professional Experience: 

Total: 09 years
At NITK: 4 years

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Academic Background

Academic Backround: 

Doctor of Philosophy, Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, India
Graduation: 2007
Dissertation: Some Studies on Determination of Pore Characteristics of Concrete

Master of Technology, Construction Engineering and Management
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, India
Graduation: May 2004
Thesis: Effect of Age, Curing Period and Strength on Chloride Migration in Concrete

Bachelor of Engineering, Civil Engineering
Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Orissa, India
Graduation: May 2001
Senior Year Project: Software Solutions for some Civil Engineering Problems

Areas of Interest

Material Characterization, Sustainable Green Buildings, Construction Planning and Scheduling, Quality in Construction

Significant Projects

Bridge Management through Life Cycle Cost Analysis (NICMAR-2014-1, http://www.nicmar.ac.in/content.php?Pid=1&Cid=13&Mid=47&Sid=244&S=1)

Supervision of Ph.D

02 (On-going)

Significant Publications

1.B. B. Das, D. N. Singh, and S. P. Pandey, “Rapid Chloride Ion Permeability of OPC and PPC Based Carbonated Concretes”. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 24 (5), May 2012, pp. 1-5.
2. B. B. Das, and Kondraivendhan.B, “Implication of Pore Size Distribution Parameters on Compressive Strength, Permeability and Hydraulic Diffusivity of Concrete”, Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier Publications,
Vol. 28 (1), Pages, 382-386, March 2012.
3.B. B. Das, and S. P. Pandey, “Studies on Influence of Fineness of Fly Ash on the Carbonation and Electrical Conductivity of Concrete”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 23 (9), Pages 1365-1368. 2011.
4.B. B. Das, D. N. Singh and S. P. Pandey, “Some Investigations for Establishing Suitability of Watson’s Strength-porosity Model for Concrete”, Journal of ASTM International (JAI), Vol. 5(1), 2008.
5.A, Dalinaidu, B. B. Das, D. N. Singh, “Methodology for Rapid Determination of Pozzolanic Activity of Materials”, Journal of ASTM International (JAI), Vol. 4(6), 2007.


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Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
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Karnataka, India.

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