Mattur C Narasimhan



Date of Joining at NITK: 

Monday, September 2, 1985

Professional Experience: 

Total: 30 Years 

At  NITK:  29 Years

Contact Details

E-mail: [at], mattur [at]


91-824-2473002, 91-824-2474336 (O), 91-824-2474336 (R)


+91 9449163427

Academic Background

Academic Background: 

  • Ph.D (Indian Institute of Technology,Madras),1992-93
  • M.Tech (Indian Institute of Technology,Madras)1984-85 
  • B.E (University of Mysore), 1981-82
Areas of Interest
  • Structural Mechanics
  • Structural Design (RCC & Steel)
  • Numerical Methods
  • Concrete Technology
Significant Projects
  • A Hydrogen Loaded Concrete for Integrated α, β, γ and Neutron Shielding
Supervision of Ph.D
  • Completed (5)
  • On-going (3)
Significant Publications
  1. M. Rame Gowda, M.C. Narasimhan and Karisiddappa, Development and Study of Strength of Self-Compacting Mortar Mixes using Local Materials, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol 23,No.05,2011,525-32 
  2. Manojkumar V. Chitawadagi, Mattur C. Narasimhan and S. M. Kulkarni, Axial Capacity of Rectangular Concrete-filled Steel Tube Columns-DOE Approach . Construction and Building Materials Vol 24, No 4, April 2010, 585-595 
  3. Manojkumar V. Chitawadagi, Mattur C. Narasimhan and S.M. Kulkarni Axial Strength of Circular Concrete-filled Steel Tube Columns — DOE approach Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol 66. No.10, 2010, pp 1248-1260
  4. Amrutha, Gopinatha Nayak, Mattur C.Narasimhan and S.V.Rajeeva High Temperature performance of Self Compacting . Concrete High Volume Fly-Ash Mixes Journal of Structural Fire Engineering, Vol.2, 2, 2011, pp 81-90 
  5. Sujatha Unnikrishnan, Mattur C. Narasimhan and Katta Venkataramana, Effect of Containment Reinforcement on the Seismic Response of Box-type Laterite Masonry Structures – An Analytical Evaluation Earthquakes and Structures, Vol.5, No.1, 2013, 067-081

The research paper Strength and Durability of High Performance Fly Ash Self-Compacting Concrete co-authored with students was awarded the ICI-Maharashtra Centre Best Paper Award published in ICI Journal for the year 2009


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