DEAN (ACADEMIC AFFAIRS)

Dr. M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed

Ph.D., M.S., B.E., D.C.E., SMRILEM, MASCE, MNACE, MICI, MSAEST

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

Degree Specialization Name of the Institution
B.E. Civil Engineering College of Engineering,
Guindy, Anna University
M.S. Civil Engg. – Structures College of Engineering,
Guindy, Anna University
Ph.D. Civil Engineering College of Engineering,
Guindy, Anna University

Academic cum Industry Experience & Expertise

  • Possess Ten years of teaching experience & 20 years of Research Experience.
  • Worked in various capacity as Sr. Lecturer, Assistant Professor (SG), Associate Professor, Professor, Head of the Department and Dean of School. Currently working as Dean, Academic Affairs in addition to Registrar-Incharge.
  • Lecture Courses handled includes Design of Steel Structures, Design of Bridges, Experimental Techniques and Model Analysis, Concrete Technology, Repair & Rehabilitation of Structures, Corrosion of Steel in Concrete, Construction Practices & Techniques etc.
  • Served in Industry for more than 15 years in various positions such as Field Engineer, Senior Engineer, Technical Manager, Senior Consulting Engineer etc.
  • Involved in the implementation of Corrosion control techniques in various projects throughout India including Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
  • Actively involved in the development of new materials for corrosion control and related research.

Research and Publications

  • Areas of Research Interest includes Development of Anticorrosive Coating System and Inhibitor for Corrosion Control of Steel Rebars used in Concrete, Rust Convertor for Rehabilitation of Corroded Steel Structures, Development of Durable Ferrocement Roof Panels for Use in Secondary Roofing, Influence of Surface Configuration and Modification on Bond Strength and Flexural Behaviour of RCC Elements, Polymer Modified Mortar / Concrete for Repair and Rehabilitation works etc.
  • Guided 63 M.Tech. Dissertations and 2 M.S. (By Research) thesis in Structural Engineering and Construction Engineering & Management area. Currently guiding 8 Ph.D. scholars.
  • Serving as Doctoral Committee Member for Research Scholars of various Universities such as Anna University, VIT, SRM, Hindustan and Sathyabama Institute of Science & Technology etc.
  • Published more than 50 research articles in International Journal, National Journal, International Conference and National Conference etc.

Testing & Consultancy Activities

  • Executed Testing & validation of Construction Materials, Concrete Mix Design for various applications, Design mix for macadam roads, Testing of rock samples, Testing of concrete specimens for strength assessment etc.
  • Consultancy works handled includes repair & rehabilitation strategies for distressed buildings such as high rise buildings, School buildings, Monumental structures like Temples and Mosques; Waterproofing strategies for leaky terrace slabs and other building components, Strength assessment of existing RCC elements using NDT Techniques etc.
  • Consultant for Repair and Rehabilitation of Distressed RCC Structures & Waterproofing of Structural Elements.
  • Issued more than 300 test and consultancy reports to various government, semi-government and private agencies.

Membership in Professional Organizations

  • Senior Member – RILEM
  • Member -National Association of Corrosion Engineers(NACE)
  • Affiliated Member – American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Life Member – Indian Concrete Institute (ICI)
  • Fellow Member – Society of Structural Engineers (SSE)
  • Active Member – Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology (SAEST)

Private Recognition / Achievement

  • Served as Advisor, Interview Board, Staff Selection Commission, Government of India.

DEPUTY DEAN (ACADEMIC AFFAIRS)

Dr. M. Mohamed Ismail

B.E.,M.S.,Ph.D

  • Ph.D. (In VLSI Signal Processing Area) Programme obtained from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Hyderabad
  • More than 25 years of experience in teaching and academic Research.
  • Undergone 3 Months Training in VLSI Design and Obtained PG diploma in VLSI Design from Accel technologies, Chennai during the Year 2002.
  • Presented about 20 Research papers in National and International conferences.
  • Published 7 Research papers in Peer reviewed, International journals.
  • Supervisor for 7 Ph.D. research scholars and guided 8 M.Tech. Project work in the area of VLSI and embedded system.
  • DC member for Ph.D Research scholars of Hindustan University, Anna University, Sathyabama University and Bharat University.
  • Having 25 Citations and h- Index of 3 for Research Publications.
  • Thrust research area includes Microprocessors and Micro Controllers based system design, VLSI Design, Embedded system, Digital and Linear ICs, computer Architecture and WSN etc.

ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATORS

A.Catherine Anna Pushpam

M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., (Ph.D)

  • An education professional with 16 years of experience in teaching at both school and college levels
  • Completed B.A., in English with specialization in Communicative English from Holy Cross College, Trichy
  • Was the University Rank Holder in B.Ed., (Manonmaniam Sundaranar University)
  • Did her M.Phil. with specialization in Indian Writing in English.
  • Pursuing Ph.D. with specialization in Feminism and Women Studies
  • Has published and presented papers in international and national conferences and journals in both English Literature and ELT
  • First prize winner of the English in the Classroom competition, organized by Cambridge English Language Assessment, for developing exam based classroom activity for Higher Education/ Tertiary Learners
  • Assistant Coordinator for the conduct of BEC exams for the students of B.S.A. Crescent Institute.

V.Roopa

B.E., M.E., (Ph.D)

  • Graduated from Anna University as a rank holder in B.E. Civil Engineering
  • Gold medalist in M.E. Construction Engineering and Management from Anna University, Chennai.
  • 2 Years of Industrial Experience with Cushman and Wakefield India Private Limited, Bangalore in Development Projects Division.
  • Expertise is in the area of project scheduling using software’s like MS Primavera and Microsoft Project, quality and safety management of construction projects.
  • Pursuing Phd in the area “Development of durable ferrocement panels as secondary roofing”.
  • Supervised 8 M.Tech. Dissertations in Construction Engineering & Project Management discipline.
  • Presented papers in National and International conferences.