|Dr. Shrikant B. Vanakudre,Principal & Professor|
|Academic Background||B.E. (Civil)|
|Previous Positions Held||
Head of the Dept. of Civil Engg.|
|Title of Ph.D. Thesis || Reliability analysis of concrete mixes with 43 grade and
blended cements using locally available materials.
|Area of Specializations ||Structural Engineering|
Teaching - 29 years|
Research - 10 Years
Professional /Others - Structural Consultant to many organizations
Designed around 400 RCC & Steel Structures
Submitted many technical reports to Govt. and Private agencies and was on many technical committees constituted by Govt. of Karnataka.
Under Graduate Level : Structural Group|
Post Graduate Level :
a) Mechanics of Deformable Bodies
b) Reliability Analysis and Design of Structures
|Significant Projects Handled||
Hutti Gold Mines, Karnataka, in designing and restoration of structures subjected to underground blasting
Third party evaluation of Government Medical College, Belgaum
From 2000 to 2003, rendered services to CAPART as a facilitator and evaluator in undertaking cost effective construction technology funded by Central Govt.
Structural Consultancy and Material testing, Mix design of concrete and NDT of structures; served as structural consultant to many organizations.
More than 30 research publications in National / International Journals/ Conferences, Seminars on the broad areas of proportion of concrete mixes, rehabilitation and restoration of buildings, different approaches for the analysis of aggregates, analysis and design of different types of steel tresses, seismic evaluation of structures, evaluation of shear walled RCC buildings, Finite element analysis of historic buildings and on many more relevant topics.
Ph.D. Registrations : Three students registered for doctoral degree program.