Research Initiatives

The Department of Civil Engineering exposes the students to the new line of thinking and also supports the growth of individual thinking. The laboratory consists of well-equipped experimental apparatus. The Department encourages active involvement of faculty and students in collaborative programme, both at the national and international level. These programme range in terms of research and project work, development of academic programme and training of students, exchange of publications, data, teaching materials, ensuring optimum utilization of infrastructure facilities.

 

List of Ph.D Pursuing Faculties
Sl No. Name of the Faculty Area of Research University & Year of Admission Status
1 Mr. Manu Vijay Structural Engineering VTU/2015 Open Seminar
2 Mr. Mandeep G Concrete VTU/2015 Comprehensive Completed
3 Mrs. Jyothi D N Geotechnical Engineering VTU/2017 Course Work in Progress
4 Mr. Srivathsa H U Concrete VTU/2021 Registered
5 Mrs. Shruthi H G Concrete Jain (Deemed to be University)/2022 Registered

 

Details of the funded Project for the Academic year 2021-22:

Sl. No. Name of the Department Name of Faculty

(Principal Investigator)

Name of the Funding Agency Title of the Project Sanctioned order no. Sanctioned date Amount Sanctioned
1 Civil Engineering Dr. Suneeth Kumar &

Mr. Manu Vijay

AICTE Grant for Organizing Conference F-No-67-3/IDC/GOC/Policy-4/21-22 28-01-2022 4 Lakhs /-

 

Details of Funded Projects for the Academic Year 2020-21:

Sl No Title of the Project Guide  Student name Applied Agency Amount Sanctioned

(Rs)

1 An experimental study on strength of concrete using steel slag as partial replacement for fine aggregates. Manu Vijay Naveen K

(4AD17CV022)

KSCST 6000
Roopini N

(4AD17CV032)

Kausal B C

(4AD18CV407)

Hruthik S

(4AD17CV014)

2 Study on performance of mortars at elevated temperatures with perlite as a partial replacement of cement Srivathsa H U D P Vikas (4AD15CV008) VTU 5000
Murugesh P

(4AD15CV028)

Adan Cleford

(4AD16CV002)

Nishanth Gowda J (4AD16CV028)
3 A Case Study on Supply Chain Management in Residential building construction around Mysuru Puneeth K Navya L

(4AD17CV024)

VTU 5000
Puttavere Gowda K V

(4AD17CV028)

Vishwas R

(4AD17CV040)

Dhanush B S

(4AD18CV405)

 

Details of Funded Projects for the Academic Year 2019-20:

Sl No Title of the Project Guide Student name Applied Agency Amount Sanctioned

(Rs)

1 Study on Spatial and Temporal Variation of Water Quality in Lakshmanthirtha Watershed Dr. Akshaya B J Anusha A S

(4AD16CV007)

KSCST 4500
Prajwal K M

(4AD17CV417)

Bhagya Jyoti

(4AD16CV010)

Akash S

(4AD17CV401)

2 Experimental Investigation on Mechanical Properties and Durability Characteristics of Flyash-GGBS Blended Geo-Polymer Concrete Mandeep G Udaya Prasad G R

(4AD16CV044)

KSCST 4500
Yeshwanth M K

(4AD16CV046)

Zeeshan Haider Ansari

(4AD16CV047)

Mohammed

Hannan

(4AD16CV023)

 

Details of Funded Projects for the Academic Year 2018-19:

Sl No Title of the

Proposed Project

Guide Student name Applied Agency Amount Sanctioned

(Rs)

1 3 day National Level faculty development program in science & technology Dr Suresha K J Karnataka Science &  Technology Academy (KSTA) 500000
2 Experimental study on strength and durability characteristics of Foam concrete by using Synthetic Foaming agent Srivathsa H U Gaurav Akhil Y (4AD16CV407) KSCST 6500
Thejus J (4AD16CV420)
Vasundhra M C (4AD16CV422)
3 Assessment of pedestrian crossing at sub-urban Junction, Mysore Rudresh A N Sanjeevini P (4AD15CV039) KSCST 3500
Supriya S

(4AD15CV043)

Dinesh K

(4AD16CV406)

Md. Muthaheir M

(4AD16CV411)

4 Performance Evaluation of Bituminous mixes by the Graphene Bharathi B Vasanth Kumar K A

(4AD16CV421)

KSCST 5000
Pramod Kumar R

(4AD16CV414)

Sangeetha S

(4AD16CV416)

Shadab Shariff

(4AD16CV417)

5 Analysis on Mechanical Properties and Durability characteristics of alkali activated concrete incorporating GGBS Mandeep G Praveen Kumar N

(4AD16CV415)

KSCST 5000
Thanushree R

(4AD15CV046)

Tharun N

(4AD15CV047)

Vanishree C V

(4AD15CV049)

6 Comparative study on stabilization of cohesive soil using Rice Husk ash with lime powder and metakaolin as additives Puneeth K Veenashree P

(4AD15CV050)

KSCST 5500
Nagendra Naik

(4AD16CV412)

Shilpa M D

(4AD16CV418)

Tejashvini V

(4AD16CV419)

7 Experimental Study on Stabilized Mud Blocks using Nano-Silica, sodium silicate  to improve the mechanical properties of SBM Manu Vijay Avinash P

(4AD15CV005)

VTU 5000
Azem Sarwar

(4AD15CV006)

Harshitha M

(4AD15CV014)

Chethan Kumara

(4AD16CV409)

8 To determine the Engineering properties of clay minerals Jyothi D N Prakruthi Gowda S L

(4AD15CV031)

VTU 5000
Preethi K S

(4AD15CV033)

Rajeshwari B N

(4AD15CV034)

K B Prajwal

(4AD16CV409)

 

Details of Funded Projects for the Academic Year 2017-18:

Sl. No Title of the

Proposed Project

Faculty Name Student Name Applied Agency Amount Sanctioned

(Rs)

1 Experimental study on strength and durability characteristics of concrete by using nanosilice – nanovanadium mixture as partial replacement of cement. Srivathsa H U Tejaswini T

(4AD14CV055)

KSCST 6000
Raisa sultan

(4AD14CV038)

Lohith K

(4AD15CV411)

Madhukar V

(4AD14CV022)

2 State level Symposium Dr Suresh K J Karnataka Science &  Technology Academy (KSTA) 60,000
3 National conference (Recent trends in Geo-Science, Material Science & Civil Engineering Dr Suresh K J Canara Bank, Mysuru 25,000

 

Details of Funded Projects for the Academic Year 2015-16:

SlNo Title of the

Proposed Project

Faculty Name Student Name Applied Agency Amount Sanctioned

(Rs)

1 Reuse of Ceramic Tile Waste as Aggregate in Concrete Shruthi H G Supreeta Y L

(4AD12CV051)

KSCST 7000
Samreen Taj

(4AD12CV048)

Syeda Shabista Parveen

(4AD12CV055)

Syed Ruman Pasha

(4AD12CV054)