Dr. M.C. Sundarraja

mcsciv@tce.edu

Educational Qualification

DEGREE BRANCH INSTITUTE YEAR
B.E Civil Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 1993
M.E Structural Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 1995
Ph.D Civil Engineering Anna University, Chennai 2008
Post Doctoral Fellowship Structural Engineering Queensland University of Technology, Australia 2008

Experience

PERIOD NO OF YEARS DESIGNATION INSTITUTION
01-06-1993 to 30-06-1994 1 Site Engineer - Construction of Buildings M/s. Germanus Construction Corporation, Madurai.
01-05-1996 to 31-07-1997 1 Site Engineer - Construction of Buildings Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai.
01-08-1997 to 05-12-2004 7 Lecturer in Civil Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
06-12-2004 to 31-12-2005 1 Senior grade Lecturer in Civil Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
01-01-2006 to 04-01-2012 7 Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
05-01-2012 to 04-01-2015 3 Associate Professor in Civil Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
05-01-2015 to 01-01-0001 till date Professor in Civil Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai

Journals

  1. S Balasubramanian, J.Jegan and M.C.Sundarraja (2020), “ANFIS-Based Acurate Estimation of the Confinement Effect for Concrete-Filled Steel Tubular (CFST)”, International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, Springer Publications, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40815-020-00902-0, Published on 29 June 2020. Impact Factor: 4.406
  2. Niroshkumar K, Sundarraja M.C., Karl Marx L.R. (2018), “Damage detection in fly-ash based geopolymer concrete using surface bonded Piezoelectric sensors", International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), Vol. 5 Issue 4, April 2018, pp 4290-4296. Impact Factor: 6.171
  3. Sangavi G and Sundarraja M.C. (2018), “An Experimental Study on FRP Strengthened Cold Formed Steel Built-Up Channel Section”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET) Vol. 05 Issue: 04, April 2018, pp 4306-4311. Impact Factor: 6.171
  4. G R Vijay Shankar, M C Sundarraja, Yun Yong Kim, G Ganesh Prabhu, “Using carbon-fibre-reinforced polymer to strengthen concrete-filled steel tubular columns”, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings, May 2017, DOI: 10.1680/jstbu.16.00015; Impact factor: 0.429
  5. Rajesh Babu B and Sundarraja M.C, “Strengthening of square hollow structural steel (HSS) tubular sections using CFRP strips”, International Journal of Advanced Technology in Engineering and Science, April 2017, Vol. 5, Issue 4, pp 25-34; Impact factor: 2.870
  6. Sivasankar.S, Preeta Rani.S., Bharathy.T and Sundarraja M.C., “Experimental Investigation of CFRP Strengthened HSS Tubes under Axial Compression”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Volume 09, No.01, February 2016, pp. 72-75
  7. Sindhuja S. and Sundarraja M.C., “FRP Strengthening of Slender CFST members under Compression”, Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Technology, Krishi Sanskriti Publications, Volume 3, Issue 5; April-June, 2016, pp. 430-435
  8. Priyadarshni M. and Sundarraja M.C., “Strengthening of semi-compact HSS tubular members using CFRP composites”, Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Technology, Krishi Sanskriti Publications, Volume 3, Issue 5; April-June, 2016, pp. 399-405
  9. Sindhuja S. and Sundarraja M.C. (2016), “Axial Behaviour of FRP Strengthened Slender CFST Members”, IJAER, 2016 (yet to be published)
  10. Priyadarshni M. and Sundarraja M.C. “Investigation on Axial Behaviour of HSS Tubular Members Strengthened Using CFRP”, IJAER ,2016, (yet to be published)
  11. Sivasankar. S, Prem Anand. M, Thilakranjith. T and Sundarraja. M.C, “Finite Element Modeling on Compressive Behaviour of HSS tubular members confined with CFRP Fabrics”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, October 2014; Volume 07 No 05; pp. 890-897; Impact Factor: 0.042
  12. Kiruthika.P and Sundarraja.M.C, "Axial behavior of FRP strengthened slender CFST members", International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT), 2015, pp. 59-67.
  13. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Experimental investigation on strengthening of CFST members under flexure using CFRP fabric’ Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, Springer Publications, February 2014, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp 659-668; Impact Factor: 0.367
  14. Ganesh Prabhu. G and Sundarraja. M.C, ‘Finite element analysis of CFST members externally strengthened by CFRP composites under flexure’, Journal of Engineering and Technology; Vol 4, Issue 1, pp.38-47; Jan-Jun 2014.
  15. Shanmugavalli. B and Sundarraja. M.C, ‘Behavior of CHS short columns strengthened with CFRP composites under axial compression’, IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering; Vol 2; pp.59-66; 2014.
  16. Viveka. V, Shanmugavalli. B and Sundarraja. M.C, ‘Analytical Investigation on the Compressive Behaviour of CHS Tubular Columns Strengthened Using FRP Composites’, International Journal of Civil Engineering Research, ISSN 2278-3652; Volume 5, Number 4 (2014), pp. 345-352.
  17. Viveka. V, Shanmugavalli. B and Sundarraja. M.C, ‘Analytical Investigation on the Compressive Behaviour of CHS Tubular Columns Strengthened Using FRP Composites’, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, ISSN 2319-8753; Volume 3, Special Issue 1, January 2014, pp. 1582-1585; Impact Factor: 1.682
  18. Kalingarani. K, Shanmugavalli. B and Sundarraja. M.C, ‘Axial compressive behavior of slender CFST members – Analytical investigation’, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, ISSN 2319-8753; Volume 3, Special Issue 1, January 2014, pp. 22-25; Impact Factor: 1.682
  19. Sundarraja M.C, Sriram. P and Ganesh Prabhu. G, ‘Strengthening of Hollow Square Sections under Compression Using FRP Composites", Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 2014, Article ID 396597, 19 pages, 23rd Feb 2014, doi:10.1155/2014/396597. Impact Factor: 0.897; Citations: 1
  20. Sundarraja M.C, Sriram. P and Ganesh Prabhu. G, ‘Performance Enhancement of Corroded Hollow Square Section (HSS) Members Strengthened With CFRP Composites under Compression", International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Vol. 06, No. 06(01), December 2013, pp. 1659-1666; Impact Factor: 0.042
  21. Sundarraja M.C and Sriram. P, ‘Investigation on Corroded HSS Tubular Members under Compression Strengthened with CFRP Composites", Archives of Civil Engineering, Vol.60(1), 2014; pp 145-159.
  22. Madhumathi. A and Sundarraja M.C, ‘Understanding Climate For Sustainable Building Design –A Case Study In Warm Humid Region In India’, Journal of Applied Sciences Research, American-Eurasian Network for Scientific Information, Vol 10(2), pp. 69-87. February 2014.
  23. Sundarraja M.C and Rajamohan S ‘Strengthening of Compression Members with Externally Bonded Composite fabrics – An Experimental Study’ Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India) – Series A, Springer Publications; Vol. 87/2007 pp.43-51, 2007; Citations: 3
  24. Sundarraja M.C and Rajamohan S ‘Flexural strengthening effect on RC beams by bonded composite fabrics’ Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, Vol.27, No. 14/2008. pp 1497-1513, 2008. Impact Factor: 1.188; Citations: 4
  25. Sundarraja M.C and Rajamohan S ‘Shear strengthening of RC beams using GFRP vertical strips – An experimental study’ Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites Vol.27, No. 14/2008, pp 1477-1495, 2008. Impact Factor: 1.188; Citations: 6
  26. Sundarraja M.C and Rajamohan S ‘Strengthening of RC beams in shear using composites fabrics - An experimental study’ Journal of New Building Materials & Construction World, pp.184-195, Aug 2008.
  27. Sundarraja M.C and Rajamohan S ‘Shear strengthening of RC beams by externally bonded side GFRP strips’ Journal of New Building Materials & Construction World, pp.224-237, Oct 2008.
  28. Sundarraja M.C and Rajamohan S ‘Strengthening of RC beams in shear using GFRP inclined strips - An experimental study’ Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier Publications 23/2009 pp 856–864, 2009. Impact Factor: 2.265; Citations: 43
  29. Sundarraja M.C, Radhakrishnan R and Shanthi Priya R. ‘Climate Responding Vernacular Courtyard Housing – A case study of Chettinadu Housing in Tamilnadu’, ABACUS – A Bi-Annual internationally referred Journal on Architecture, Conservation and Urban studies, Vol.5 No.1, pp 51-58, Spring 2010.
  30. Sundarraja, M.C., Shanthi Priya. R., Nirmal Raja, A.R., and Jinu Louishidha Kitchley. “Climate sensitive Architecture of tribal vernacular settlements in hilly regions of mattupatti village, idukki district, kerala, India”, ABACUS - A Bi-Annual internationally referred Journal on Architecture, Conservation and Urban studies, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 1-7, Monsoon 2011.
  31. Sundarraja M.C, Nagan S, Radhakrishnan R and Shanthi Priya R. ‘Climate Responsive Traditional Architecture of Chettinadu Housing in Tamilnadu, India- A Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis During Summer’ International Journal of Ventilation Vol.10, No.1, pp.89-97, June 2011; Citations: 4
  32. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Finite Element Modeling of CFRP Jacketed CFST Members under Flexural Loading’ Thin Walled Structures, Elsevier Publications. 49; 1483–1491; 2011; Impact Factor: 1.432; Citations: 2
  33. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Investigation on Strengthening of CFST Members under compression using CFRP Composites’ Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, SAGE Publications; Vol. 30 (15); pp 1251-1264, 2011; Impact Factor: 1.188; Citations: 2
  34. Sundarraja M.C, Shanthi Priya R and Radhakrishnan R. ‘Experimental study on the thermal performance of a traditional house with one-sided wind catcher during summer and winter’ Journal of Energy Efficiency, Springer Publications, November 2012, Volume 5, Issue 4, pp 483-496; Impact Factor: 0.961; Citations: 2
  35. Sundarraja M.C, Shanthi Priya R and Radhakrishnan R. ‘Evaluation of Traditional Architecture in the coastal region of Nagappattinam using Mahoney tables’ Journal of Applied Sciences Research, Vol. 8(1): 582-588, 2012; Citations: 1
  36. Shanthi Priya, R., Sundarraja, M.C. and Radhakrishnan, S. “Comparing the thermal performance of traditional and modern building in the coastal region of nagappattinam, tamilnadu”, Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge, Vol.11, No.(3), pp. 542-547, 2012; Impact factor: 0.438; Citations: 3
  37. Shanthi Priya R, and Sundarraja M.C, ‘Solar passive techniques in the Vernacular Buildings of coastal regions in Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu-India - A qualitative and quantitative analysis, Journal of Energy and Buildings; Elsevier Publications, Volume 49, pp 50–61, June 2012; Impact Factor: 2.465; Citations: 5
  38. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Experimental Study on CFST Members Strengthened by CFRP Composites under Compression’, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier Publications; Vol. 72, pp 75-83; 2012; Impact Factor: 1.370; Citations: 8
  39. Sundarraja M.C, and Sivasankar S, ‘Axial behaviour of HSS tubular sections strengthened by CFRP strips – An Experimental Investigation’, Journal of Science and Engineering of Composite Materials, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 159–168; June 2012; Impact Factor: 0.593
  40. Madhumathi. A, and Sundarraja.M.C, ‘Experimental study of passive cooling of building facade using phase change materials to increase thermal comfort in buildings in hot humid areas’, International Journal of Energy and Environment, Volume 3, Issue 5, pp.739-748, 2012.
  41. Sivasankar.S, T. Thilakranjith, Sundarraja.M.C (2012) “Axial behaviour of CFRP Jacketed HSS tubular members- An Experimental investigation” International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering. Vol.5 No.06 (10); pp. 1729-1737; December 2012; Impact Factor: 0.042.
  42. Sundarraja M.C, and Sivasankar S, ‘Behaviour of CFRP Jacketed HSS Tubular Members Under Compression – An Experimental Investigation’, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 39, No. 5, December 2012 - January 2013 pp. 574-582.
  43. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Behaviour of CFST members under Compression externally reinforced by CFRP Composites’ Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, Taylor and Francis Publications Volume 19, Issue 2, pages 184-195; 2013; Impact Factor: 1.372; Citations: 2
  44. Sundarraja M.C, Sriram. P and Ganesh Prabhu. G, ‘Strengthening of corroded HSS tubular members using FRP fabrics-An experimental investigation’, Journal of Engineering and Technology; Vol 3, Issue 1, pp.17-22; Jan-Jun 2013.
  45. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Experimental Investigation on Strengthening of CFST Columns Using CFRP Composites’ International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering; Vol. 06, No.02 (01); pp. 15-20; April 2013; Impact Factor: 0.042
  46. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Performance Enhancement of CFST Members under Flexure Using CFRP Composites’ International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering; Vol. 06, No.02 (01); pp. 62-67; April 2013; Impact Factor: 0.042
  47. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Axial Strengthening of CFST Members using CFRP Composites’ Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 40, No. 2, June - July 2013 pp. 113-120.
  48. Sundarraja M.C, and S.Sivasankar, ‘Experimental Investigation on FRP Confined HSS Tubular Members under Compression’ Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 40, No. 3, August - September 2013; pp. 298-304.
  49. Ganesh Prabhu. G and Sundarraja. M.C ‘Behaviour of Concrete Filled Steel Tubular (CFST) Short Columns Externally Reinforced using CFRP Strips Composite’ Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier Publications; 47; August 2013; pp. 1362–1371; Impact Factor: 2.265; Citations: 3
  50. Sundarraja M.C, and Ganesh Prabhu G, ‘Flexural Behaviour of CFST members Strengthened using CFRP Composites’, Steel and Composite Structures, Technopress, Vol. 15, No. 6 (2013) 623-643; Impact Factor: 0.933
  51. Ganesh Prabhu.G, Sundarraja.M.C and Kim Yun Yong, “Compressive behaviour of circular CFST columns externally reinforced using CFRP composites”, Thin-Walled Structures, Elsevier Journal Publications, Volume 87, February 2015, Pages 139–148; Impact factor: 1.432
  52. Madhumathi. A and Sundarraja M.C, ‘Energy efficiency in buildings in hot humid climatic regions using phase change materials as thermal mass in building envelope’, Energy and Environment Journal, Multi-Science Publishing Co Ltd, Vol 25(8), pp. 1405-1421, 2014.
  53. Madhumathi.A, Sundarraja.M.C and Shanthi Priya.R, “A comparative study of the Thermal Comfort of different building materials in Madurai”. International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, ISSN 0974-5904, June 2014 Volume 07 No 03 Impact Factor 0.042
  54. Sundarraja. M.C and Shanmugavalli. B, ‘Experimental Investigation on the behaviour of CHS short columns strengthened using FRP composites under compression’, International Journal of Advanced Structures and Geotechnical Engineering, ISSN 2319-5347, Vol. 03, No. 02, April 2014; Impact Factor: 3.929
  55. Kiruthika.P, Balaubramanian.S, Sundarraja.M.C and Jegan.J, "Strengthening of concrete filled steel tubular columns using FRP composites", International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Vol. 4, 2015 Issue 4, pp. 2250-2259; Impact factor: 5.442
  56. Dharani Devi.V and Sundarraja.M.C, "Axial behaviour of CHS externally bonded using CFRP strips", Integrated Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, 2015, pp. 255-263.

Conferences

  1. Sangavi G and Sundarraja M.C. (2018), “Finite Element Modelling Study on FRP Strengthened Cold Formed Steel Section”, Eighth National Conference on Recent Trends in Computing, Communication and Technology (RECANT), P.S.R Engineering College, Sivakasi.
  2. Nirosh Kumar. K and Sundarraja M.C. (2018), “Structural health monitoring of fly-ash based geopolymer concrete using piezoelectric sensors”, DST-SERB Sponsored International Conference on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology for Sustainable Development (ISETSD-2018) March 30, 2018, Muthayammal Engineering College, Rasipuram.
  3. Sangavi G and Sundarraja M.C. (2018), “Behaviour of Cold Formed Steel Channel Section with Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer”, International Conference on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology for Sustainable Development (ISETSD), 30-31ST March 2018, Muthayammal Engineering College, Rasipuram.
  4. Ramkumar M and Sundarraja M.C (2017), “Axial behavior of rehabilitated fire exposed HSS tubular members using CFRP strips”, International conference on Recent trends in Engineering, Science, Technology and Management held at Swami Vivekananda Institute of Technology, Secunderabad on 24th April 2017, Vol 1, pp.145-152.
  5. Rajesh Babu B, Sundarraja M.C (2017), “Strengthening of square hollow structural steel (HSS) tubular sections using CFRP strips”, 7th International conference on Recent trends in Engineering, Science and Management held at Genba Sopanrao Moze College of Engineering, Pune on 1st & 2nd April 2017, pp. 279-288.
  6. Priyadarshni M. and Sundarraja M.C. (2016), “Experimental study on Axial Behaviour of HSS Tubular Members Strengthened using CFRP composites”, National Conference on Innovative Techniques and Latest Trends In Civil Engineering (ITLTCE 16), April 2, 2016, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil.
  7. Sindhuja S. and Sundarraja M.C. (2016), “FRP Strengthening of Slender CFST members under compression”, International Conference on Emerging Technologies in “Civil Engineering, Architecture and Environmental Engineering for Global Sustainability”(CEAEGS-2016), May 01, 2016, “Krishti Sanskriti Publications” at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  8. Sindhuja S. and Sundarraja M.C. (2016), “Axial Behaviour of FRP Strengthened Slender CFST Members”, International Conference on Concrete Vision for Humanity (ICCVH 16), March 18, 2016, Ranganathan Engineering College, Coimbatore.
  9. Priyadarshni M. and Sundarraja M.C. (2016), “Strengthening of Semi-Compact HSS Tubular Members using CFRP Composites”, International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Civil Engineering, Architecture and Environmental Engineering for Global Sustainability (CEAEGS-2016), 1st May, 2016, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  10. Priyadarshni M. and Sundarraja M.C. (2016), “Investigation on Axial Behaviour of HSS Tubular Members Strengthened using CFRP”, International Conference on Concrete Vision for Humanity (ICCVH 16), March 18, 2016, Ranganathan Engineering College, Coimbatore.
  11. Dharani Devi.V and Sundarraja.M.C (2015), "Compressive behaviour of HSS tubular sections strengthened using FRP composites", Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Trends in Cement and Concrete Composites for Structural Systems, N.S.N College of Engineering and Technology, 24th April 2015, pp. 100-105.
  12. Kiruthika.P and Sundarraja.M.C. (2015), "Axial behaviour of FRP strengthened slender CFST columns", 2nd International Conference on Trends in Technology for Convergence", TITCON-2015, AVS Engineering College, Salem in association with Nizwa College of Technology, Oman, 10th and 11th April 2015.
  13. G. Vasudevan, S. Kothandaraman and M.C. Sundarraja, (2010) “Use of external unbonded bars for flexural retrofitting of RC beams” Proceedings of the 3rd Asian Conference on ECSTASY in Concrete, ACECON 2010.
  14. Madhumathi.A., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2009) “Reducing Urban Heat Islands and Thermal Comfort models for Urban Spaces by Microclimatic”, International conference on climate change and sustainable management of natural resources IASCA, ITM University, Gwalior MP India
  15. Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2010) “Flexural strengthening of CFST members using CFRP composites”. International Conference SEC 2010, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar. Vol 2 pp 1202-1211
  16. Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2010) “Strengthening of CFST members under compression using CFRP fabrics”. International Conference SEC 2010, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar. Vol 2 pp 845-853
  17. Tamilvanan.T, Ganesh Prabhu.G, S,Sivasankar., and Sundarraja.M.C. (2010) “Axial Strengthening of RC columns using FRP composites”. International Conference SEC 2010, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar. Vol 2 pp 1181-1191
  18. Sindhuja.V., Nirkkuna.N, Karthigai Priya.T. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012) “Strengthening of Steel Elements Using Externally Bonded CFRP Composites for Offshore Applications”, 2nd International Conference on Advances in Mechanical, Manufacturing and Building Sciences (ICAMB2012), VIT University, Vellore, India, pp 1068-1073, ICAMB 2012, Jan 9-11, 2012
  19. Thilak Ranjit.T., Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012) “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Strengthened HSS Tubes under Compression”, 2nd International Conference on Advances in Mechanical, Manufacturing and Building Sciences (ICAMB2012), VIT University, Vellore, India, pp 1075-1081, ICAMB 2012, Jan 9-11, 2012.
  20. Thilak Ranjit.T., Sivasankar.S., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Strengthened HSS Tubes under compression” International Conference on Advance in Construction, Manufacturing and Automation Research (INCACMA 2012), Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, pp 12, March 30-31, 2012.
  21. Thilak Ranjit.T., Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Jacketed HSS Tubular members under compression”, International Conference on Sustainability Challenges & Advances in Concrete Technology (SCACT 2012), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, pp 571-578, May 2-4, 2012.
  22. Thilak Ranjit.T., Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Jacketed HSS Tubular members under Compression” International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology ICAMT 2012, Chennai Institute of Technology, Chennai.
  23. M.Pushpa, P. Sriram, and M.C.Sundarraja, (2012) “Strengthening of Damaged HSS Tubular Members under Compression using FRP Composites”, International Conference on Sustainability Challenges & Advances in Concrete Technology (SCACT 2012), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, pp 579-585, 2012.
  24. N.Nirkkuna, V.Sindhuja, P.Sriram and M.C.Sundarraja, (2012), “Strengthening of artificially degraded hollow square steel tubular sections using FRP Composites under flexure”, An International Conference AARCV’12, Department of Civil Engineering & Architecture, M.S.Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 23rd 2012.
  25. M.Saranya, T.Karthigaipriya, G.Sathya, V.Muthukumar and M.C.Sundarraja, (2012), “Experimental investigation on FRP jacketed CFST sections under compression”, An International Conference AARCV’12, Department of Civil Engineering & Architecture, M.S.Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 23rd 2012.
  26. Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012) “Experimental Investigation on strengthening of CFST columns using CFRP composites”. International Conference DASDC 2012, KLN College of Information Technology, Sivagangai, 21-22 Dec 2012.
  27. Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012) “Performance Enhancement of CFST Members Under Flexure Using CFRP Composites”. International Conference DASDC 2012, KLN College of Information Technology, Sivagangai, 21-22 Dec 2012.
  28. M.Vijayapandi, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja (2013) “Axial Behaviour of HSS Members Strengthened using FRP Composites – Analytical Investigation”. International Conference on Futuristic Innovations & Developments in Civil Engineering, Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi, April 18-20, 2013, pp. 452-456.
  29. P.Sriram, M.C.Sundarraja, N.Dharmaraj, P.Muniandi, G.Vasanth and S.Mariyappan, (2013) “Experimental Study on Axial Strengthening of Corroded Steel Tubular Members Using FRP Composites”. International Conference on Futuristic Innovations & Developments in Civil Engineering, Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi, April 18-20, 2013, pp. 457-463.
  30. R.Udhaya Meenatchi, K.M.Basanth Babu and M.C.Sundarraja (2013) “Axial Behaviour of CFST Members – Analytical Investigation”. International Conference on Futuristic Innovations & Developments in Civil Engineering, Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi, April 18-20, 2013, pp. 464-467.
  31. Shanmugavalli. B and Sundarraja. M.C (2014) ‘Behavior of CHS short columns strengthened with CFRP composites under axial compression’, International Conference on Advances in Engineering & Technology – 2014 (ICAET-2014).
  32. Viveka. V, Shanmugavalli. B and Sundarraja. M.C, ‘Analytical Investigation on the Compressive Behaviour of CHS Tubular Columns Strengthened Using FRP Composites’, International Conference on Engineering Technology and Science, Muthayammal College of Engineering, Rasipuram, Namakkal; 10th & 11th February 2014.
  33. Kalingarani. K, Shanmugavalli. B and Sundarraja. M.C, ‘Axial compressive behavior of slender CFST members – Analytical investigation’, International Conference on Engineering Technology and Science, Muthayammal College of Engineering, Rasipuram, Namakkal; 10th & 11th February 2014.
  34. V.Viveka, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja (2014)“Evaluation of Axial Compressive Strength of CHS Tubular Columns Strengthened Using CFRP Fabrics”, International conference on ACECIM’14, SRM university, Chennai, March 13-14, 2014
  35. V.Viveka, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja (2014) “Effect of Strip Ratio on Compressive Strength of CFRP Strip Wrapped CHS Short Columns”, International conference on INACES’ 14, CIT, Coimbatore, March 28-30, 2014.
  36. K.Kalingarani, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja (2014) “Analytical Evaluation of Axial load Capacity of Concrete-filled steel tubular Columns”- International Conference, ACECIM’14, SRM University, Chennai, March 13-14, 2014.
  37. K.Kalingarani, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja (2014) “Experimental Investigation on CFST Slender Columns Strengthened Using CFRP Fabrics under Compression”- International Conference, INACES, CIT, Coimbatore, April 28-30, 2014.
  38. Prabhu, G.G., Sundarraja, M.C., Bang, J.W., and Kim, Y.Y., “Compressive Behavior of Concrete Filled Steel Tube Confined with FRP Strips”, in proceedings of International Conference on Computational & Experimental Engineering and Sciences (ICCES '14), Changwon, Jun. 12~17, 2014.
  39. Shajil N and Sundarraja.M.C., (2006) ‘Shear Strengthening of RC Beams by Externally Bonded Side GFRP (inclined & vertical) Strips’ National conference on Innovative Technologies in Civil Engineering ITCE 2006 Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore pp.412-425.
  40. Shajil N and Sundarraja.M.C., (2006) ‘Experimental Investigation on Strengthening of RC Beams in Shear Externally Bonded With GFRP Strips’ National conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Structural Engineering RAISE 2006 PSNA College of Engineering & Technology, Dindigul pp.37-47.
  41. Shajil N and Sundarraja.M.C., (2006) ‘Shear Strengthening of RC Beams by Externally Bonded Side GFRP Strips’ National Conference on Frontline Areas of Civil Engineering NCFACE 2006 V.L.B. Janakiammal College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore.
  42. Divya Bhaskar and Sundarraja.M.C., (2007) ‘Strengthening of RC Beams in Shear Using GFRP Vertical Strips – An Experimental Study’ National Conference on Recent Trends in Concrete Composites for Structural Systems RTCCSS 2007 Kongu Engineering College, Erode pp.140-148.
  43. Divya Bhaskar and Sundarraja.M.C., (2007) ‘Shear Strengthening of RC Beams Using GFRP Laminates – An Experimental Study’ National Conference on Recent Trends in Concrete Composites for Structural Systems RTCCSS 2007 Kongu Engineering College, Erode pp.189-201.
  44. Kannan D, Sundarraja M.C and Nagan S (2007) ‘Strengthening of RC Beams in Shear with Externally Bonded Side GFRP inclined Strips – An Experimental Study’ National Conference on Recent Trends in Concrete Composites for Structural Systems RTCCSS 2007 Kongu Engineering College, Erode pp.237-243.
  45. Divya Bhaskar and Sundarraja.M.C., (2007) ‘Shear Strengthening of RC Beams Using GFRP Vertical Strips’ National Seminar on Modern Trends in Structural Design and Construction Practices Anna University, Chennai pp.15-25.
  46. Kannan D, Sundarraja M.C and Nagan S (2007) ‘Strengthening of RC Beams in Shear with Side Bonded GFRP inclined Strips – An Experimental Study’ National Seminar on Modern Trends in Structural Design and Construction Practices Anna University, Chennai pp.259-269.
  47. Divya Bhaskar and Sundarraja.M.C., (2007) ‘Shear Strengthening of RC Beams Using GFRP Vertical Strips’ National Conference on Emerging Trends in Technologies Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil pp.41-51.
  48. Kannan D Sundarraja M.C and Nagan S (2007) ‘Strengthening of RC Beams in Shear with Side Bonded GFRP inclined Strips – An Experimental Study’ National Conference on Emerging Trends in Technologies Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil pp.33-39.
  49. Divya Bhaskar and Sundarraja.M.C., (2007) ‘Shear Strengthening of RC Beams Using GFRP Vertical Strips’ National Conference on the State of Art about the Recent Theories, Techniques and Designs in Structural Engineering RTTDSE 2007 Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam pp.248-257.
  50. Nagarajan.S, Satheesh Kumar.R, Yuvarasu.A and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) ‘Flexual strengthening of steel elements using FRP composites’ a National level technical symposium INTELECTIUM‘08, Vickram College of Engineering, Madurai.
  51. Nagarajan.S, Satheesh Kumar.R, Yuvarasu.A and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) ‘Application of glass fiber reinforced polymers for strengthening of steel elements’ National Conference on Innovative Materials and Methodology for disaster resistant structures NCIMM ’08, Kongu Engineering College, Erode.
  52. Nagarajan.S, Satheesh Kumar.R, Yuvarasu.A and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) ‘Strengthening of steel elements using externally bonded GFRP fabrics’ National Conference on Advances in Steel, Concrete, Composite & Aluminium Structures NCSCC’08, Hindustan Engineering College, Chennai.
  53. Tamilvanan.T., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) “Strengthening of RC columns using GFRP fabrics”, National Conference on Innovations in Civil Engineering, ICE-2008, Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikudi. Pp 150-160
  54. Tamilvanan.T., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) “Strengthening of compression members using GFRP composites”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Engineering”, RAISE-2008, Anna University, Trichy pp 397-409
  55. Tamilvanan.T., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) “Strengthening of Rectangular columns using GFRP composites”, National Conference on Innovative Materials and Methodology for disaster resistant structures NCIMM ’08, Kongu Engineering College, Erode pp 294-303
  56. Tamilvanan.T., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) ”Strengthening of rectangular columns with externally bonded GFRP fabrics”, National Conference on Advances in Steel, Concrete, Composite & Aluminium Structures NCSCC’08, Hindustan Engineering College, Chennai
  57. Sridhar.J., U.P.Vijay., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) “A study on strengthening of posttensioning slab”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Engineering”, RAISE-2008, Anna University, Trichy. pp 162-174
  58. Sridhar.J., U.P.Vijay., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) “Study on strengthening of post tensioned slab using steel sections”, National Conference on Innovations in Civil Engineering, ICE-2008, Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikudi. pp 171-180
  59. Sridhar.J., U.P.Vijay., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2008) “Strengthening of openings in post tensioned slab using steel sections”, National Conference on Innovative Materials and Methodology for disaster resistant structures NCIMM ’08, Kongu Engineering College, Erode pp 120-132
  60. Shanthi Priya.R., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2009) “Understanding Vernacular Architecture as a tool for Sustainable Built Environment”, 10th National Conference on Technological Trends (NCTT09), College of Engineering, Trivandrum.
  61. Chinniah Ganesan.V., Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2010) “Strengthening of concrete filled steel tubular members in flexure using FRP composites” National Conference on Advancements and Innovations in Civil Engineering, AICE’09, RVS College of Engineering & Technology, Dindigul.
  62. Chinniah Ganesan.V., Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2010) “Axial strengthening of concrete filled steel tubular sections using FRP composites” ITCE’10, ACCET, Karaikudi.
  63. Premkumar.A, Sivashankar.S., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2011) “Axial Strengthening of HSS Tubular Sections Using FRP Fabrics”, at National conference on Recent Advancements in Civil Engineering, RACE-2011, KLN college of Information Technology, Pottapalayam-630 611.
  64. Premkumar.A, Sivashankar.S., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2011) “Experimental Investigation on Strengthening of HSS Tubular Sections using FRP Composites under Compression”, at National conference on Advances and Innovations in Civil Engineering, AICE-2011, Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi-628 006.
  65. Ravichandran Subburayalu., Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2011) “Behaviour of CFRP jacketed concrete filled steel tubular (CFST) member under compression” National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering – NCONET-11”, Kalasalingam University, Krishnakoil.
  66. Ravichandran Subburayalu., Ganesh Prabhu.G., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2011) “Strengthening of CFST members by CFRP composites” National Conference on “Recent Advancement in Civil Engineering – RACE-2011”, K.L.N. College of Information Technology, Pottapalayam.
  67. Ganesh Prabhu.G., Ravichandran Subburayalu., and Sundarraja.M.C., (2011) “Behaviour of CFRP jacketed concrete filled steel tubular (CFST) member under compression” National Conference on “Advances and innovations in Civil Engineering”, Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi.
  68. Thilak Ranjit.T.and Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012) “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Strengthened HSS Tubes under Compression”, National Conference on Civil 20-20, Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, pp 30-31, 2012.
  69. Thilak Ranjit.T. and Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Strengthened HSS Tubes under compression” National Conference on Recent Trends in Civil Engineering (CONSTRUCT’12), St.Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagerkoil, March 29-30, 2012.
  70. Thilak Ranjit.T. Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Jacketed HSS Tubular members under compression” National Conference on Innovation in Civil Engineering (ICE’12), Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, pp 42, April 24, 2012.
  71. Thilak Ranjit.T. Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Jacketed HSS Tubular members under compression” Second National Conference on Latest Advancements in Civil Engineering (LACE’12), RMK College of Engineering, Kavaraipettai, pp 87-94, April 21, 2012
  72. Thilak Ranjit.T. Sivasankar.S. and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental Investigation on CFRP Jacketed HSS Tubular members under compression” 3rd Asian Symposium on Materials & Processing ASMP – 2012, IITM, Chennai.
  73. M.Pushpa, P. Sriram and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Experimental investigation on strengthening of damaged HSS tubular members using CFRP composites”, National Conference on Recent Trends in Civil Engineering (CONSTRUCT’12), St.Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagerkoil, 2012.
  74. M.Pushpa, P. Sriram and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Strengthening of artificially degraded HSS tubular members under compression using FRP composites”, National Conference on Recent Advances and Techniques in Civil Engineering (SCEW-2012), The Raajas Engineering College, Tirunelveli, pp 170-177, 2012.
  75. M.Saranya, T.Karthigaipriya, G.Sathya, V.Muthukumar and Sundarraja.M.C., (2012), “Strengthening of CFST sections using FRP composites under compression”, National Conference on Recent Trends in Civil Engineering (CONSTRUCT’12), St.Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagerkoil, 2012.
  76. P.Sriram, N.Dharmaraj, and M.C.Sundarraja, (2013) “Axial strengthening of artificially corroded steel tubular members using FRP composites”. National Conference on Research Congress in Civil Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, 17th April 2013, pp. 37-38.
  77. P.Sriram, M.C.Sundarraja, N.Dharmaraj, P.Muniandi, G.Vasanth and S.Mariyappan, (2013) “Investigation on Damaged HSS Members under Compression Strengthened with CFRP Composites”. National Conference on Modern Trends in Civil Engineering, NCMTC’-13, Dr.Sivanthi Aditanar College of Engineering, Tiruchendur, 4th May 2013, pp. 15-25.
  78. M.Vijayapandi, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja (2013) “Behaviour of HSS members strengthened under compression using FRP composites”. National Conference on Research Congress in Civil Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, 17th April 2013, pp. 34-35.
  79. R.Udhaya Meenatchi, K.M.Basanth Babu and M.C.Sundarraja (2013) “Behaviour of CFST members under compression-Analytical study”. National Conference on Research Congress in Civil Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, 17th April 2013, pp. 35-36.
  80. M.Vijayapandi, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja (2013) “Behaviour of HSS members strengthened under compression using FRP composites”. National Conference on Modern Trends in Civil Engineering, NCMTC’-13, Dr.Sivanthi Aditanar College of Engineering, Tiruchendur, 4th May 2013, pp. 01-07.
  81. R.Udhaya Meenatchi, K.M.Basanth Babu and M.C.Sundarraja (2013) “Experimental investigation on slender CFST members strengthened under compression using FRP composites”. National Conference on Modern Trends in Civil Engineering, NCMTC’-13, Dr.Sivanthi Aditanar College of Engineering, Tiruchendur, 4th May 2013, pp. 08-14.
  82. N.Srilekha, K.Rohini, P.V.Ponnambala Moorthy, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja, Behaviour of Double Skinned Hollow Steel Composite Columns’, Innovations in Machinery and Structures INOMAS’13, Third National Level Conference, September 2013, Vel Tech Engineering College, Chennai, 2013 pp 95-100.
  83. M.C. Sundarraja, P. Sriram and G. Ganesh Prabhu, “Experimental investigation on corroded HSS tubular members strengthened using FRP composites under compression”, Seventeenth National Congress on Corrosion Control, CSIR, Karaikudi, 21-23, August 2014.
  84. V. Dharani Devi and M.C. Sundarraja, “Behaviour of CFRP strengthened HSS tubular sections – An analytical investigation”, Seventeenth National Congress on Corrosion Control, CSIR, Karaikudi, 21-23, August 2014.
  85. S. Balasubramanian, J.Jegan, P. Kiruthika and M.C. Sundarraja, “Behaviour of FRP strengthened CFST slender members - An analytical investigation”, Seventeenth National Congress on Corrosion Control, CSIR, Karaikudi, 21-23, August 2014.
  86. N.Srilekha, K.Rohini, P.V.Ponnambala Moorthy, B.Shanmugavalli and M.C.Sundarraja, “Axial Behaviour of CFDST Composite Columns”, National Conference on Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering, ICICE 2013, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering, Kumbalgodu, Bangaluru.
  87. Ramkumar M and Sundarraja M.C (2017), “Strengthening of circular CFST member by CFRP strips”, International Conference on Engineering and Technology (ICET), Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore Vol. 3, pp 27-32
  88. Dharani Devi.V and Sundarraja.M.C (2015), "Axial behaviour of CHS externally bonded using CFRP strips", Proceedings of National Conference on Innovations in Concrete and Construction, ICON’15, Sona College of Technology, 29th April 2015.
  89. Kiruthika.P, Balaubramanian.S, Sundarraja.M.C and Jegan.J (2015), "Strengthening of concrete filled steel tubular columns using FRP composites", Proceedings for International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology, National Institute for Engineering and Research (NIER), ISBN 9788192958057, A unit of VVERT, 4th April 2015, pp. 35-41, Received BEST PAPER AWARD.

Sponsored Research

TITLE SPONSORING AGENCY AMOUNT RESPONSIBILITY
Strengthening of CFST Members in Compression using Advanced FRP Composites SERC-DST, New Delhi Rs. 13,50,000/- Principal Investigator
Innovative applications of FRP composites in strengthening of CFST sections under flexure University Grants Commission, New Delhi Rs. 8,04,000/- Principal Investigator

Consultancy

NAME OF INDUSTRY DETAILS PERIOD
State, Central and Private organisations Testing of building materials throughout the year

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended

  1. TEQIP sponsored Three day workshop on "Integrating Science with Engineering" - Department of Physics, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai , 21-03-2017 to 23-03-2017
  2. TEQIP Sponsored Five days STTP course – Environmental Geotechnology Practices for Sustainability (EGPS-16) - Civil Engineering Department in Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry , 02-05-2016 to 06-05-2016
  3. Two week IST-STTP course - Introduction to Structural Engineering, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai , 04-01-2016 to 09-01-2016
  4. Environmental Studies – Two week ISTE STTP – Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 02-06-2015 to 12-06-2015
  5. TEQIP Sponsored one day workshop on Concrete Mix Design, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 17-12-2013 to 17-12-2013
  6. TEQIP Sponsored one day workshop on Utilisation of Solid Wastes in Concrete, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 16-12-2013 to 16-12-2013
  7. TEQIP Sponsored workshop on Outcome Based Education, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 12-11-2013 to 13-11-2013
  8. Bridges and Culverts-Planning, Design and Execution, Engineering Staff College of India, Hyderabad, 28-10-2013 to 30-10-2013
  9. Workshop on Concrete Mix Proportioning - 2011, Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry, 03-01-2011 to 08-01-2011
  10. Workshop on Repair and Rehabilitation of Structures, Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry, 11-05-2009 to 16-05-2009
  11. Deepwater Off Shore Structures, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chenna, 06.03.2009 & 07.03.2009
  12. Opportunities in Steel Industry in India-Present and Future, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 16.12.2008
  13. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 18.12.2007 & 19.12.2007
  14. Recent Developments In Concrete Technology, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 29.11.2007
  15. Finite Elements in Analysis and Design using ANSYS, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, 28.08.2007 to 01.09.2007
  16. Smart Materials & Structures, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 10.09.2007 to 14.07.2007
  17. Earthquake Resistant Building, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 17.09.2005
  18. Software Applications in Civil Engineering, .Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 21.02.2005
  19. Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Civil Engineering, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 23.12.2005
  20. Short Term Course on Instructional Design and Delivery (National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research ), Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 25.10.2004 to 30.10.2004
  21. Accreditation A Right Approach, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 01.05.2004
  22. Uses of Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation for Educational Institutions, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 13.12.2003
  23. UNESCO Regional Training course on Simulation Models In Engineering and Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, 09.09.2003 to 20.09.2003
  24. UGC Sponsored Refresher Course In Value Education Environmental Ethics, Vivekananda College, Tiruvedagam, Madurai, 06.11.2002 to 26.11.2002
  25. QIP sponsored short term course - “Recent Developments in Construction Technology” - Civil Engineering Department in Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry - , 23-11-0015 to 28-11-0015

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organised

  1. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering - NCEE 2007Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai,18.12.2007 , 19-12-2007 to 01-01-0001
  2. One day workshop on Recent Developments in Concrete Technology, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 29.11.2007
  3. Software Training Programme on STAAD.Pro, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, Periodically conducting every semester, 01-06-2007 to 01-01-0001
  4. One day workshop on Software Applications in Civil Engineering, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 21.02.2005
  5. Special Course on Computer methods In Civil Engineering for PWD Staff Members, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 18.05.2001 to 29.05.2001

Ph.D Guidance/Supervisorship

NAME OF SCHOLAR COURSE AREA OF RESEARCH STATUS
S.G. Anand M.E/M.S Shear wall in High Rise Buildings Completed
R. Anand M.E/M.S Concrete filled steel box members Completed
M. Mayakrishnan M.E/M.S Concrete filled steel box members Completed
AL. Vivek Chinniah M.E/M.S LSD strength of Steel bending members Completed
P. Rajesh M.E/M.S Retrofitting and rehabilitation of concrete beams Completed
R. Kavitha M.E/M.S Shear strengthening effect by bonded composite fabric on RC beams Completed
T. Prabu M.E/M.S Flexural behaviour of RC beams strengthened with externally bonded GFRP plates Completed
A. Abdul Rahim M.E/M.S Retrofitting and rehabilitation of compression members using GFRP composites Completed
M. Sundaramurugan M.E/M.S Shear strengthening of RC beams externally bonded with GFRP fabrics Completed
N. Shajil M.E/M.S Shear Strengthening of RC Beams By Externally Bonded Side GFRP Strips Completed
Divya Bhaskar M.E/M.S Strengthening of RC Beams In Shear Using GFRP Vertical Strips Completed
S. Thahira Banu M.E/M.S Effects of Natural Frequency and Mode Shape on Dynamic Analysis of a RCC Framed Structure Completed
D. Kannan M.E/M.S Strengthening of RC Beams In Shear With Externally Bonded GFRP Inclined Strips Completed
N. Tamilvanan M.E/M.S Strengthening of RC rectangular columns using GFRP fabrics Completed
J. Sridhar M.E/M.S A study on strengthening of Post tensioned slab Completed
Chinniah Ganesan M.E/M.S strengthening of concrete filled steel tubular members under compression using frp composites Completed
Ravichandran Subburayalu M.E/M.S Strengthening of CFST Columns Under Compression Using FRP Composites Completed
A. Premkumar M.E/M.S Axial Strengthening of HSS Tubular Sections Using FRP Fabrics Completed
M. Pushpa M.E/M.S Experimental investigation on strengthening of corroded HSS sections under compression Completed
T. Thilak Ranjith M.E/M.S Axial Behavior of HSS tubular sections strengthened by CFRP Strips - An experimental investigation Completed
M. Vijayapandi M.E/M.S Behaviour of HSS tubular members strengthened under compression using FRP composites Completed
Udhayameenakshi M.E/M.S Behaviour of concrete filled steel tubular (CFST) members strengthened using FRP composites under compression Completed
Kalingarani M.E/M.S Behaviour of CFST members strengthened using CFRP fabrics under compression Completed
Viveka M.E/M.S Axial behaviour of CFRP strengthened HSS tubular members Completed
P. Kiruthika M.E/M.S Behaviour of FRP strengthened CFST slender members Completed
V.Dharani Devi M.E/M.S Behaviour of CFRP strengthened HSS tubular sections under compression Completed
R. Shanthi Priya Ph.D Evaluation of building physics phenomenon amongst the vernacular house typologies in the coastal regions of Tamilnadu Completed
G.Ganesh Prabhu Ph.D A study on strengthening of concrete filled steel tubular (CFST) sections using FRP composites Completed
S.Sivasankar Ph.D A study on strengthening of HSS tubular members under compression using FRP composites Completed
P.Sriram Ph.D A study on strengthening of corroded HSS tubular sections using FRP composites Ongoing
S. Sindhuja M.E/M.S Axial behavior of FRP strengthened slender CFST members Completed
M. Priyadarshni M.E/M.S Axial behaviour of HSS tubular members strengthened using CFRP composites Completed
M. Ramkumar M.E/M.S Rehabilitation of fire exposed HSS columns using CFRP strips – 2017-17 Completed
B. Rajesh Babu M.E/M.S Axial behavior of semi-compact SHS members strengthened with CFRP strips Completed
S. Karthi M.E/M.S Mechanical and Durability study on Nanoengineered Graphene Concrete Composite Completed
K. Nirosh Kumar M.E/M.S An experimental investigation on damage assessment of fly-ash based geopolymer concrete by piezoelectric sensors Completed
G. Sangavi M.E/M.S An experimental study on FRP strengthened cold formed steel Built-up channel section Completed

Lectures Delivered

TOPIC DELIVERED AT PERIOD
FDP on CE6302 Mechanics of Solids K.L.N. College of Information Technology, Sivagangai 29-06-2014 to 30-05-2016
Strengthening of structures using FRP composites Thiagarajar College of Engineering Madurai 14.07.2007

Awards / Recognition Received

  1. Received Appreciation Award Certificate from BAI, Madurai Centre for competitions organized for the past 12 years for Civil Engineering students during April 2019, during April 2019
  2. Recipient of recognised reviewer, Construction and Building Materials - Elsevier Journal on March 2016
  3. Recipient of Best Young (Male) Researcher of the year 2016, ASDF-SIAA 2016
  4. Recipient of Outstanding Faculty Award, VIFFA-2015
  5. Recipient of Best Paper Award in International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technoloy, Madurai, IFERP, a Unit of VVERT and NIER
  6. Recipient of Endeavour Research Award, Australian Government
  7. Recipient of SERC-DST Fast Track Project for Young Scientist, DST, New Delhi
  8. Recipient of UGC-Major Research Project , UGC, New Delhi

Visits Abroad

PLACE PURPOSE DURATION
Australia Post Doctoral Fellowship at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane June 2008 to November 2008

Membership

NAME OF SOCIETY DETAILS PERIOD
Engineering Council of India Professional Engineer
The Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors Senior Member
Institution of Engineers (I) Member 1995 onwards
The Indian Society for Technical Education Life Member

Other Achievements

  1. Vidwan ID: 121020
  2. A research paper published in Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier publications has been cited by 102 other research articles and in Journal of Constructional Steel Research was cited by 38 other research articles.
  3. Faculty Award received from TCE, Madurai on 19.04.2019
  4. Researcher ID: E-7134-2016
  5. Scopus ID: 24377120600
  6. ORCID ID: 0000-0002-2886-6223;
  7. Google Scholar ID: wlsqlocaaaaj
  8. Having 28 Scopus indexed journals among 52 journals published
  9. Video Lecture presented on “Design of Concrete Structures” during March 2016 at Educational Multimedia Research Centre (EMRC) Anna University, Chennai
  10. Editorial Board Member of Journal of Research Updates in Polymer Science
  11. Editorial Board member of Journal of Civil Engineering Research during the year 2011-12
  12. Editorial Board Member of Horizon Research Publishing Corporation – Civil and Architecture
  13. Article “Preserving for Posterity” was published in Daily Newspaper “The Hindu” on 02.02.12.
  14. Editorial Board Member of Science Publishing Group – Journal of Advances in Materials