Sridhar G

Designation: 

Assistant Professor Grade - II

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Monday, December 30, 2019

Professional Experience: 

• Total Experience: 6 years 9 months
• Experience at NITK: 2 years 9 months

Dr. Sridhar is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at NITK Surathkal. Prior to joining NITK Surathkal in December 2019, he was working as Assistant Professor, in the Department of Civil Engineering at BITS Pilani Dubai Campus. He received his PhD in Civil Engineering from IIT Madras and National University of Singapore and his Masters in Geotechnical Engineering from IIT Madras. His research interests include Experimental Geotechniques, Soft Clay Engineering, Ground Improvement, Physical Modelling (1-g and Centrifuge), Numerical Modelling, Geosynthetics and its applications.

Contact Details

E-mail: 

sridhar@nitk.edu.in

Telephone: 

+91-824 247 3343

Academic Background

Academic Background: 

• Ph.D. (Indian Institute of Technology - Madras & National University of Singapore), 2015
• M.Tech. (Indian Institute of Technology - Madras), 2010
• B.E. (Anna University Chennai), 2008

Areas of Interest

Experimental Geotechniques, Soft Clay Engineering, Sustainable construction materials and Ground Improvement, Physical Modelling (1-g and Centrifuge), Numerical Modelling (Finite Element), Geosynthetics and its applications, Sustainable Geotechniques

Supervision of Ph.D

Ongoing: 2
Completed: 0

Significant Publications

International Journals:
1. Raheena, M., G. Sridhar and R. G. Robinson, (2019) “Simplified apparatus for CRS consolidation testing of soils.” Geotechnical Testing Journal, ASTM, 42(3), 817-828. (SCI)
2. Sridhar, G., R. G. Robinson and K. Rajagopal, (2018) “Horizontal coefficient of consolidation from inward and outward flow tests.” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Ground Improvement 171(3), 159-166.
3. Sridhar, G., R. G. Robinson and K. Rajagopal, (2016) “Properties of soil after surcharge or vacuum preloading.” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Ground Improvement, 169(3), 217-230.
4. Sridhar, G., R. G. Robinson, K. Rajagopal and R. Radhakrishnan, (2015) “Comparative study on horizontal coefficient of consolidation determined using rowe and conventional consolidation cell.” International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 9(4), 388-402.
5. Sridhar, G. and R. G. Robinson, (2013) “Flexible wall permeameter to measure the hydraulic conductivity of soils in horizontal direction.” Geotechnical Testing Journal, ASTM, 36(3), 442-447.
6. Sridhar, G. and R. G. Robinson, (2011) “Determination of radial coefficient of consolidation using log t method.” International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 5(4), 373-381.

National Journals:
1. Raheena, M., G. Sridhar and R. G. Robinson, (2019) “Constant rate of strain consolidation testing using conventional fixed ring consolidation cell.” Indian Geotechnical Journal, 49(2), 141-150.
2. Ganesh Kumar, S., G. Sridhar, R. Radhakrishnan, R. G. Robinson and K. Rajagopal, (2015) “A case study of vacuum consolidation of soft clay deposit.” Indian Geotechnical Journal, 45(1), 51–61.

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Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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