Achievements-GFRG Panel House

Student Activities and Achievements

N.SATHISH KUMAR, Second year IV semester of Department of Civil Engineering has been awarded the ‘STAR OF INDIA’ in the 62nd Junior National Ball Badminton Championship for Boys and Girls held at Goleti township, Singareni, Colaries, Bellampatti, Telangana from 8.2.17 to 12.2.17.


Construction of GFRG Panel Model House by Civil Engineering Students during July – August, 2016.




Publication of technical magazines, newsletters, etc.

  • V. Vandhana Devi , R.Nishanth Thulasi, M.Shriram Sundar, “Waste to Energy (WTE) for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources”, International Conference on Waste Management for Sustainable Development, NSS college of Engineering Kerala, March 2014.
  • V. Vandhana Devi, R.Nishanth Thulasi, M.Shriram Sundar, “Waste to Energy and refuse derived fuel for sustainable management of natural resources”, International Conference on Waste Management for Sustainable Development NSS college of Engineering Kerala, March 2014
  • V. Vandhana Devi, A. Vignesh A. Saddam Bharwani, “A Study on the Recycling of Construction and Demolition Waste for Sustainable Development” International Conference on Waste Management for Sustainable Development, NSS college of Engineering Kerala, March 2014.
  • Mohamed Rayyan and C. Manikandan, “Application of Nano Technology”, National Level Technical Symposium – Perlustro 2013, Sri Sairam Engineering College, August 2013.
  • Mohamed Rayyan and C.Manikandan, “Concept of Cool home”, SHAASTRA 2014’ IIT Madras, January 2014.
  • Mohamed Rayyan and C.Manikandan ‘Al baital Barid – The Cool House’ in APOGEE 2014 conducted by BITS, Pilani, Rajasthan, Springer and IEEE during 27 – 31, March 2014.
  • Shankar E.C and Sriram. S, “Self Compacting Concrete” in “ZEPHYR’13” conducted by Balaji Institute of Technology, Chennai, 5th October 2013.
  • Shankar E.C and Hisbu Rahman M, “ Study on the Sustainable Management of e-waste using 4 R’s” in ‘NCGTEEE 2014’ conducted by Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology, Chennai in association with Regional Meteorological Centre, Chennai on 27th – 28th March, 2014.
  • M. A Mohammed Arshad Ibrahim, M. Nidhin, R. Sudhakar, M. Jothilakshmi, R. Srinivasa Raghavan,“Experimental Study on Concrete with Fly Ash Pellets Replacing by Coarse Aggregate”, International Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, Vol.1, No.3, pp. 20-26, 2012.
  • M. Thufil Ariful Mohamed, V. Vandhana Devi, “Fresh Air to Pure water”, National Conference on Green Engineering and Technolgies”, VSB Engineering College, 2011.
  • K.Suganya Devi, M.Tech. Structural Engineering student (2010-12 Batch) received a project grant of Rs.6,000/- from Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology.
  • Mr.A.Mohamed Sahul Hameed of Final year B.Tech students won Second Prize for the paper titled “Advanced Composite Materials” in the National Level Technical Seminar Organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, Sathak Engineering College, Kilakarai, held during 3rd and 4th March 2012.
  • Mr. Mohamed Iqbal of Final year B.Tech students won Third Prize in the event Floating Concrete conducted in Technovation 2012 a National Level Technical Symposium Organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, Coimbatore Institute Of Technology held during 27th and 28th January 2012.
  • Construction of Ferrocement Boat (Concrete Canoe) by B.Tech. Civil Engineering Students. (November 2011).
  • Mr. Thufile Ariful Mohamed of Final year B.Tech students has won Best Paper Award for the paper titled “Fresh Air to Pure Water: Green Technology for Water Management and Conservation” in National Conference on “Green Engineering and Technologies” (NCGET – 2011) held at VSB Engineering College, Karur during 23rd and 24th September 2011.
  • Mr. Thufile Ariful Mohamed and Mr. Mohamed Mansoor of Final year B.Tech students won First Prize for the paper titled “Converting Fresh Air To Pure Water” in the National Level Technical Symposium PERT 2011 Organized By Department of Civil Engineering, Periyar Maniammai University held during 29th & 30th September 2011.
  • Mr. Thufile Ariful Mohamed and Mr. R. Wasim Akram of Final year B.Tech students won First Prize for the poster titled “Green Building Construction” in the National Level Technical Symposium PERT 2011 Organized By Department of Civil Engineering, Periyar Maniammai University held during 29th & 30th September 2011.
  • Final year B.E. Students (2007-11 Batch) Participated in the Prestigious finals of \\\”Dynamic Design Contest\\\” organized by University of Bristol, U.K. at IIT, Roorkee (October 2010).
  • Mr.C.R.Chidamparam of Final year B.Tech students won First Prize in the event paper presentation in STRESS BURST-2010 organized by the Department Of Civil Engineering, B S Abdur Rahman Institute, On 7th April 2010
  • Publications and awards in inter- institute events by students of the programme of study

    Students are motivated and encouraged to present and publish their research work in International/National Journals/Conferences/Seminars.

    • For the Academic Year 2013-14
    • Name of the Students Class Batch Name, Date, Organizer of the event
      Manikandan.C II – B 2012-16

      Second place in Paper Presentation in “Perlustro 2k13” conducted by Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai on 30th August 2013.

      Mohammed Rayyan.N II – B 2012-16

      Second place in Paper Presentation in “Perlustro 2k13” conducted by Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai on 30th August 2013.

      Shankar E.C

      Sriram S

      III – B 2011-15

      First Prize in Paper presentation titled “Self Compacting Concrete” in “ZEPHYR’13” conducted by Balaji Institute of Technology, Chennai, on 5th October 2013.

      Shankar E.C III – B 2011-15

      Third Prize in Model Making Competition on “Clifton Bridge” in CIVICLAN’13 by B.S Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai on 7th October 2013.

      Muddasir Basha M

      Mohammed Anwar J

      Mohamed Zakaria

      Mohammed Asif T

      Mohammed Rayyan.N

      Mohammed Kashif Khan D

      II – B 2012-16

      Second Prize in Working Model making event “MODELEX” in CONSTRUZONE – Techfest’14 conducted by B.S Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai on 27th March 2014.

      Mohamed Eliyas F

      Mohamed Kashif Khan D

      II – B 2012-16

      Runner up in the event “BROADWAY” in MILAN’14 conducted by SRM University, Chennai during 23rd – 26th January 2014.

      Mohamed Naeem

      Karthick G

      Mohamed Yaseen

      Mohamed Zakaria

      Mohammed Anwar J

      II – B 2012-16

      Third Prize in working model making event “MODELEX” in CONSTRUZONE – Techfest’14 conducted by B.S Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai on 27th March 2014.

      Mohamed Aafir

      Mohamed Ashfak

      Mohamed Azlan Jan

      Mohammed Anwar J

      II – B 2012-16

      First Prize in video making event “Civil Talkies” in CONSTRUZONE – Techfest’14 conducted by B.S Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai on 27th March 2014.

      Mohamed Nadim S III – B

      Runner up in the event “BROADWAY” in MILAN’14 conducted by SRM University, Chennai during 23rd – 26th January 2014.

      Mohammed Rayyan N

      Manikandan C

      II – B 2012-16

      Presentation of project ‘BARATH MANZIL’ in “INDIA INNOVATION INITIATIVE – i3 Regional Fair 2013” organized by Department of Science and Technology, Agilent Technologies and Confederation of Indian Industry held at IIT Madras on 26th Sept 2013.

      Mohammed Rayyan N II – B 2012-16

      First prize in the event ‘AD-ZAP’ in “National Level Technical Symposium LEVEL – 2K’13” organized by Rrase College of Engineering, Chennai on 16th March 2013.

      Mohammed Rayyan N

      Manikandan C

      II – B 2012-16

      First Prize in both Paper and Poster Presentation of ‘SHAASTRA 2014’ conducted by IIT Madras in 2014.

      Mohammed Rayyan N

      Mohammed Yaseen M

      Manikandan C

      Mohammed Kashif Khan D

      II – B 2012-16

      Finalist in the event ‘MASTER BUILDER’ of ‘SHAASTRA 2014’ conducted by IIT Madras in 2014.

      Mohammed Asif T Mohammed Rayyan N Mohammed Yaseen Mohammed Kashif Khan Sheik Mohamed Faiyaz II – A & B 2012-16

      Finalist in project presentation titled ‘AL BAITBARID’ in Energy and Environment Category of APOGEE 2014 conducted by BITS, Pilani from 27 – 31 March, 2014.

      Mohammed Asif T Mohammed Yaseen Mohammed Kashif Khan Sheik Mohamed Faiyaz II – B 2012-16

      Participated in Workshop on Staad.pro of of APOGEE 2014 conducted by BITS, Pilani from 27 – 31 March, 2014 in association with TeXel consulting Engineers Pvt Ltd., Jaipur

      Mohammed Rayyan N Mohammed Irfan H Mohammed Suhaib K II – B 2012-16

      Third prize in paper presentation of ‘YMIC’14’ conducted by KCG College of Technology and Enchanter, Chennai on 24th – 25th Jan 2014

      Mohammed Rayyan N II – B 2012-16

      Participated in paper presentation entitled ‘Al baital Barid – The Cool House’ in APOGEE 2014 conducted by BITS, Pilani, Rajasthan, Springer and IEEE during 27 – 31 Mar 2014

      Syed Burhan Basit

      Saiful Islam Jafri

      III 2011-15

      Presented a paper titled “A Case Study on Waste Management awareness & Education in Hospitals” at ‘International Conference on Waste Management for sustainable development’ organized by NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad, Kerala on 21st – 23rd March, 2014.

      Nishanth Thulasi R

      Shriram Sundar M

      III 2011-15

      Presented a paper titled “Waste to Energy for sustainable management of natural resources” at ‘International Conference on Waste Management for sustainable development’ organized by NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad, Kerala on 21st – 23rd March, 2014

      Vignesh. A

      Saddam Bharwani A

      III 2011-15

      Presented a paper titled “Study on the Recycling of CDW for sustainable development” in ‘National Conference on Waste Management’ conducted by Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai held on 21st March, 2014

      Shankar E.C

      Hisbu Rahman M

      III 2011-15

      Presented a paper titled “Study on the Sustainable Management of e-waste using 4 R’s” in ‘NCGTEEE 2014’ conducted by Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology, Chennai in association with Regional Meteorological Centre, Chennai on 27th – 28th March, 2014

      S.Sriram, Phandieepak Uppala,

      Vasantha Vijay Kumar, Arumugapandian

      &Thariq Ahamed .S

      III -B 2011-15

      Participated in the workshop “Self Compacting Concrete” conducted at SRM University, Ramapuram on 13th September 2013.

      S.Sriram, Phandieepak Uppala,

      Vasantha Vijay Kumar, Arumugapandian

      & Thariq Ahamed .S

      III -B 2011-15

      Participated in the workshop “Super Plasticizer In Concrete” conducted at SRM University, Ramapuram on 12th September 2013.

      S.Sriram, Phandieepak Uppala,

      Vasantha Vijay Kumar, Arumugapandian

      & Thariq Ahamed .S

      III -B 2011-15

      Participated in the “ICI fest” conducted at SRM University, Ramapuram on 12th &13th September 2013.

      Phandieepak Uppala

      & Thariq Ahamed .S

      III -B 2011-15

      Participated in the National Level Technical Camp ICI-FEST at IIT Madras on 14th -15th October 2013.

      Saravanan. J.

      Sowmya. K.

      Mujibur Rahman. J

      Nieas.R.

      Shankar E.C.

      III – B 2011-15

      First prize in the “Model Making – Civiclan’13”, held at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, on 7th October 2013.

      Syed Ali Fathima. S

      Siranjeevi. V

      Mohammed Harsath. A

      Nishanth. K

      III – B 2011-15

      Second prize in the Model Making – Civiclan’13, held at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, on 7th October 2013.

      Aravindh.M

      Syed Ali.I

      Arumugapandian.N

      Mohammed Ansari. A

      III – B 2011-15

      Third prize in the Model Making – Civiclan’13, held at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, on 7th October 2013.

      Syed Majeeth.A

      Don Bosco.T

      Shankar. E.C.

      Siranjeevi. V

      III – B 2011-15

      Third prize in the Model Making – Civiclan’13, held at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, on 7th October 2013.

      Mohamed Musthafa. J. III – A 2011-15

      Third prize in the Model Making – Civiclan’13, held at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, on 7th October 2013.

    • For the Academic Year 2012-13
    • Name of the Students Class Batch Name, Date, Organizer of the event
      S. Mohamed Zahid Abbas IV – A 2009-13

      NRDMS (DST) Sponsored Training Programme on “Application Of GIS In Civil Engineering” held at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai during 4th – 24th June 2012.

      M. Hamidullah II – A 2011-15

      Participated in the Paper presentation `Stress Burst 2012` B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute on 7th March 2012.

      M. Hamidullah II – A 2011-15

      Participated in the paper presentation Crescience`12 at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute on 28th February 2012.

      A.Mohamed Ansari II -B 2011-15

      First Prize for “Technical Quiz” in the National Level Technical Symposium held at Madha Engineering College, Chennai on 1st October 2012.

      V. SethuRaman II -B 2011-15

      First Prize for “Technical Quiz” in the National Level Technical Symposium held at Madha Engineering College, Chennai on 1st October 2012.

      S. SriRam II -B 2011-15

      First Prize for “Technical Quiz” in the National level Technical Symposium held at Madha Engineering College, Chennai on 1st October 2012.

      Mohamed Ansari II – B 2011-15

      Participated in “Poster Presentation” in a National Level Technical Symposium held at Easwari Engineering College, Chennai on 27th August 2012.

      V. Sethuraman II – B 2011-15

      Participated in “Poster Presentation” in a National Level Technical Symposium held at Easwari Engineering College, Chennai on 27th August 2012.

      E.C. Shankar II – B 2011-15

      First Prize in the event “MODEL MAKING” in RACE–Pro12 conducted at Rajalakshmi Engineering College on 3rd October 2012.

      N. B Raja Pragadeesh II – B 2011-15

      First Prize in the event “MODEL MAKING” in RACE–Pro12 conducted at Rajalakshmi Engineering College on 3rd October 2012.

      “LOW COST AIR COOLER’’

      TEAM MEMBERS :

      • M.Mohamed Sulthan, III year B.Tech-Department of Civil Engineering
      • M.Mohamed Arshed, III year B.Tech-Department of Civil Engineering

      MENTOR :

      Dr.V. Vandhana Devi (B.E.,M.E.,Ph.D)

      ABOUT THE PROJECT:

      It was a new idea and an innovative concept to make a low cost cooler that would be less in cost and less in power consumption. It works on the principle of reducing the temperature of the air by Evaporation method. The main aim and objective of this project is to supply cool air in a room with less power input and with very less cost and make it affordable to the people belonging to every class.

      BRIDGE DESIGN CONTEST – 9th & 10th March – 2016

      The Department of Civil Engineering, School of Infrastructure in association with ARK technology solutions and IIT madras conducted two days National Level “Bridge Design Contest” (India’s Biggest Civil Championship) at B. S. Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai on 9th and 10th March, 2016.

      This workshop was given wide publicity among our university departments and also to the nearby engineering colleges. There was huge response from our students to participate in this workshop. A total of 40 students registered including B.Tech and M.Tech students.

      All the bridge models were tested by applying loads. The bridge model which had maximum efficiency was selected for the first three places respectively.

      Group I – First Place

      • Askar Ali. A – II year ‘A’section
      • Adnan Fahimur Rahman.A – II year ‘A’section
      • Abdul Subahan.A.R – II year ‘A’section
      • Mughil.I – II year ‘B’section

      Group II- Second Place

      • A.Syed Mohamed Kane – III year ‘C’section
      • N.Sulthan Mohammed – III year ‘C’section
      • P.U.Kriapa Sagar – II year ‘A’section
      • Unize Ahamed.G – II year ‘C’section

      Group III – Third Place

      • S.Sowmiya Sadhana – Final Year ‘C’ section
      • Suman Naaz Shaikh – Final Year ‘C’ section
      • M.G.Suhail Ahamed – Final Year ‘C’ section
      • M.Syed Javid Ibrahim – Final Year ‘C’ section

      The above three teams will be participating in the second round @ IIT, Mumbai on 1- 3 April, 2016.

      Ms. K. Suganya Devi received project grant from TNSCST

      Ms.K.Suganya Devi, Final Year, M.Tech (Structural Engineering-Batch 2010-2012) received a project grant under student project scheme of Rs. 6, 000 from Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology, Chennai for the year 2011-2012.

      Ms.K.Suganya Devi presented her thesis work on “Seismic Response of Exterior Beam-Column Joint Retrofitted with Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites” in the State Level Student Projects Seminar Cum Exhibition conducted by Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology, Chennai & Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, Virudhunagar on 10th -11th August 2012. She won the Best Poster Presentation award and Second Place in the Paper Presentation competition. This project was guided by Dr. J. Revathy, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering.