Suresha S N



Date of Joining at NITK: 

Friday, November 9, 2012

Professional Experience: 

Total: 18 years 5 months
At NITK: 10 years 0 months
Contact Details


sureshasn [at] nitk[dot]ac[dot]in


+91 824 247 3349

Academic Background

Academic Background: 

  • Ph.D. (National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal), 2010
  • M.E. - (University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering), 2004
  • B.E.- Civil Engineering (S J C Institute of Technology), 2001
Areas of Interest

Transportation Engineering

Significant Projects

(1) Experimental Investigation on Rutting and Flexural Behaviour of Structural Asphalt Mixes with Warm Mix Asphalt Additives

(2) Fund for the Improvement of S&T Infrastructure - 2013

Supervision of Ph.D

Ongoing: 3

Completed: 5


Significant Publications

Journal Publications:

1) Bellary, A. Suresha, S.N.(2022). “ANN Model to Predict Joint Stiffness of White-topped Pavements Using Falling Weight Deflectometer (FWD) Data.” Int. J. Pavement Res. Technol.

2) Ashik Bellary & S. N. Suresha (2021) Influence of NMAS and groove depths on the static and fatigue shear performance of aggregate interlocking in PQC mixes, International Journal of Pavement Engineering, [DOI: 10.1080/10298436.2021.1968392

3) Suresha, S.N., Arun, V. (2021). “Delay in Rural Road Construction: Evidence from Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana in Shimoga District, Karnataka, India.” J. Inst. Eng. India Ser. A, 102(1), 121-135. [Publishers: Springer Nature,

4) Suresha S.N., and Vijayakumar A.S. (2021). “Chemical and rheological characteristics of accelerated aged asphalt binders using rolling thin film oven” Construction and Building Materials, 272 (x), pp. Xxx-xxxx, Article No. 121995 [Publisher: Elsevier Ltd., The Netherlands

5) Burhan Showkat, Suresha S.N., and Ningappa A. (2020). “Study of Rheological and Creep Recovery Properties of Asphalt Binder Modified with Waste Toner.” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 32 (11), pp. [Publisher: ASCE, VA, USA,


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Prof. Subhash C. Yaragal,  Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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