Dr. M.S. HAJI SHEIK MOHAMMED

Designation : Professor of Civil Engineering & Dean, Academic Affairs
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.E.,M.S,Ph.D
Phone : +91 44 22751347, 48, 50 (Ext. 210)
Email ID : hajisheik@crescent.education, dean_acad@crescent.education

A. Teaching

1. Educational Qualification

Degree Specialization Name of the Institution and Place University % of Marks & Class obtained Month & Year of passing
Ph.D. Civil Engineering College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai, India Anna University December 2008
M.S. Civil Engg. – Structures College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai, India Anna University CGPA 9.0 April 2003
B.E. Civil Engineering College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai, India Anna University 82.83, First class with Distinction May 1997

2. Work Experience

Sl.No. Designation Employer Period of Employment Teaching/Industrial/ Research
From To Years Months
1 Registrar
(In-charge)
B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology 01.01.18 Till Date Teaching,Research & Administration
2 Dean, Academic Affairs B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology 11.05.17 Till Date Teaching,Research & Administration
3 Dean, School of Infrastructure B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology 10.10.15 10.05.17 1 7 Teaching,Research & Administration
4 Professor & Head, Civil Engineering B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology 24.08.12 23.08.15 3 Teaching,Research & Administration
5 Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology 02.04.12 23.08.12 4 Teaching & Research
6 Associate Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology 01.04.09 31.03.12 3 Teaching & Research
7 Sr. Grade Lecturer B.S.A. Crescent Engineering College 02.07.08 31.03.09 9 Teaching & Research
8 Senior Consulting Engineer Protektol Anti corrosives,Chennai – 600 050 01.04.03 31.08.06 3 5 Industrial & Research
9 Technical Manager Protektol Anti corrosives,Chennai – 600 050 01.04.2000 31.03.2003 3 Industrial & Research
10 Senior Engineer Protektol Anti corrosives,Chennai – 600 050 01.04.94 31.03.2000 6 Industrial
11 Field Engineer Protektol Anti corrosives,Chennai – 600 050 01.06.89 31.03.94 4 10 Industrial

3. Lecture Courses

  • Advanced Steel Structures
  • Advanced Concrete Technology
  • Design of Bridges
  • Design of Steel Structures
  • Experimental Techniques and Instrumentation
  • Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Structures
  • Modern Construction Materials and Practices
  • Corrosion of Steel in Concrete
  • Chemistry of Cement and Concrete

B. Research

1. Areas of Research Interest

  • Sacrificial Anode Cathodic Protection (SACP) for Corrosion Protection of Steel Rebars.
  • Service Life Extension of Corroding Prestressed Concrete Systems using Sacrificial Anode Cathodic Protection (SACP).
  • Development of Anticorrosive Coating System for Corrosion Control of Steel Rebars used in Concrete.
  • Development of Cost effective Inhibitor for Corrosion Protection of Steel in Concrete.
  • Study on PSWC bars for Enhanced Structural and Durability Performance of RCC Elements.
  • 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.
  • Improving Durability Performance of Glass Fibre Reinforced Gypsum (GFRG) Panel – Concrete Composite.

2. Thesis Guidance

Completed:
M.Tech. Dissertation : 63
M.Tech. (By Research) : 2
B.Tech. Dissertation : 6
Ongoing
Ph.D. Dissertation : 8
M.Tech. Dissertation: 1

  • Serving as Doctoral Committee Member for Research Scholars of various Universities such as Anna University, VIT University, SRM University, Hindustan University, Sathyabama University.

3. Details of Scholars Being Guided with their Specialization

SL.No Name Affiliation Research Topic
1 S. Shafeer Ahamed
Ph.D. Scholar
Assistant Professor,
Department of Civil Engg.,
B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology
Development and Performance Evaluation of Nitrite based Corrosion Inhibitor for Steel in Concrete
2 V. Roopa,Ph.D. Scholar Assistant Professor,
Department of Civil Engg.,
B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology
Development of Durable Ferrocement Panels for Use in Secondary Roofing
3 C.S. Narayanan
Ph.D. Scholar
Chief Operating Officer
M/S. Mahindra Consulting Engineers Ltd.,
Chennai – 600002
Environmental Sustainability for Affordability Housing Clusters in the Coastal Regions of Northern Tamil Nadu
4 C. Hemalatha
Ph.D. Scholar
Department of Civil Engineering,
B.S. Abdur Rahman University
Investigation on PSWC Bars for Improved Structural and Durability Performance of Reinforced Concrete Elements
5 Ahmed Abdul Ahad
Ph.D. Scholar (JRF – Full Time)
BSAU Research Fellow,
Department of Civil Engineering, B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology
Influence of Surface Configuration and Surface Modification in Steel Rebars on Structural Performance of Reinforced Concrete Elements.
6 Tayyab Fazl Ullah Ahmed
Ph.D. Scholar
Department of Civil Engineering,
B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology
Study on Combined Corrosion Protection Methods for Enhanced Durability of Reinforced Concrete Structures
7 MD. Muheeb Ahmed
Ph.D. Scholar
(JRF – Full Time)
BSAU Research Fellow,
Department of Civil Engineering,
B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology
Development and Performance Evaluation of Polymer based Repair Composites and Systems
8 Mohd Umar
Ph.D. Scholar
(JRF – Full Time)
BSAU Research Fellow,
Department of Civil Engineering,
B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology
Influence of Microbial Corrosion on Durability of RCC Structures

4. Publications

4.1. International Journal / Monograph in Book

  • M. Mohamed Ibrahim, Dyana Joselin and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2017), “Strength, Durability and Thermal Performance of Ferrocement Panels for use in Secondary Roofing”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol. 12, No. 17, pp. 6758-6768. (ISSN No. 0973-4562)
  • Eliass A. Latiff, M. Mohamed Ibrahim and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2017), “Innovative Weathering Course Composites and Secondary Roofing System for Thermal Insulation of Flat Roofs”, International Journal of Engineering and Manufacturing Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 117-148. (ISSN No. 2249-3115)
  • Dyana Joseline, W. Steffy Maryline and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Sodium Nitrite Based Inhibitor for Corrosion Control of Steel Rebar in Concrete – Compatibility, ,Strength and Durability Performance”, International Corrosion Prevention Symposium for Research Scholars (CORSYM 2015), OP 51, IIT Madras, Chennai.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed,V. Murugesan, G.M. Samuel Knight and R. Srinivasa Raghavan (2014), “Macrocell Corrrosion Studies of Coated Rebars” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Springer, Vol.39, No.5, pp.3535-3543.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, G.M. Samuel Knight and R. Srinivasa Raghavan (2012), “Performance of Galvanized Rebars in Inhibited Admixed Concrete under Accelerated Corrosion Conditions”, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 39, No.1, gpp.27-35. (ISSN No. 0970 – 0137)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight, (2009) “Performance Evaluation of Inhibited Cement Slurry Coating on Steel Rebars”, in Baldevraj, U. Kamachi Mudali and S. Rangarajan (Eds.), Corrosion Prevention and Control, pp.106 – 117, Narosa Publishing House, India, and Oxford, U.K. : Alpha Science International. (ISBN No. 13:9781842656037, 1842656031)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2008), “Performance Evaluation of Protective Coatings on Steel Rebars”, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 35, No.2, pp.137-146. (ISSN No. 0970 – 0137)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2008), “Study on Protective Coatings to Steel Rebars”, Journal of Civil Engineering Research and Practice, Vol. 5, No.2, pp. 13 – 26. ( ISSN No. 1729 – 5769)

4.2. National Journal / Magazine

  • Anil K. Kar and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2012), “Performance of Concrete Flexural Elements Reinforced with C-Bars”, Master Builder, Vol. 14, No.7, pp. 194-200. (ISSN No. 2249-1228)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2008), “Performance Evaluation of Protective Coatings on Steel Rebars”, Civil Engineering and Construction Review, Vol. 21, No.10, pp.70 – 78. ( R N I Reg. No. R.N. 4663/88)

4.3. International Conference / Structural Engineering convention / Workshop

  • J. Sherin Mariya and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2017), “Performance of Corrosion Inhibitor Admixed Slag Cement Mortar Exposed to Aggressive Corrosion Environment”, NACE East Asia and Pacific Area Conference (CORCON 2017), RRC23, NACE International India Section, Hotel Sahara Star, Mumbai, India.
  • N. Mohammed Rayyan, C. Jeelan Basha and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2016), “Performance Study on Ternary Blended Self Compacting Concrete for Use in Repair Works”, Structural Engineering Convention (SEC 2016), SEC-792, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2016), “Influence of Coating Damage on Performance of Coated Rebars under Accelerated Corrosion Conditions”, International Conference and Expo on Corrosion (CORCON 2016), RC-15, NACE International India Section, The Leela Ambience Convention Hotel, Delhi, India.
  • S. Shafeer Ahamed, R. Harrish and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2016), “Influence of Nitrite Based Corrosion Inhibitors on Strength and Durability Properties of Sulphate Resisting Cement Mortar”, International Conference and Expo on Corrosion (CORCON 2016), PP-08, NACE International India Section, The Leela Ambience Convention Hotel, Delhi, India.
  • Dyana Joseline, Steffy Maryline W and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Sodium Nitrite Based Mixed Inhibitor for Corrosion Protection of Steel Rebars Used in Construction”, International Conference and Expo on Corrosion (CORCON 2015), YSF28, NACE International India Section, Chennai Trade Centre Chennai, India.
  • Dyana Joseline, W. Steffy Maryline and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Sodium Nitrite Based Inhibitor for Corrosion Control of Steel Rebar in Concrete – Compatibility, ,Strength and Durability Performance”, International Corrosion Prevention Symposium for Research Scholars (CORSYM 2015), OP 51, IIT Madras, Chennai.
  • Elias A Latiff and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Thermal Insulated Acrylic Based Heat Reflective Waterproofing System for Terrace Slab”, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Science, Technology & Management”, Delhi University, New Delhi, India, pp.196-207. (ISBN No. 978-81-931039-6-8)
  • M. Mohamed Iburahim, Dyana Joseline and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Durable Ferrocement Panels for Use in Secondary Roofing – An Experimental Study”, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Science, Technology & Management”, Delhi University, New Delhi, India, pp.275-284. (ISBN No. 978-81-931039-6-8)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and R. Srinivasa Raghavan (2013), “Influence of Corrosion and Protective Coating on the Development of Bond Strength between Steel – Concrete” Proceedings of the International Conference on Civil Engineering and Infrastructural Issues in Emerging Economics, Sastra University, Thanjavur, India, pp. 735 – 747. (ISBN No. 978 – 93 – 5104 – 853 – 4).
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, G.M. Samuel Knight and R. Srinivasa Raghavan (2012), “Eco-Friendly Corrosion Protection System for Steel Rebars in Concrete”, Proceedings of the 5th Engineering Conference, ENCON 2012 – Engineering Towards Change – Empowering Green Solutions, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, pp. 98 – 107. (ISBN No. 978-983-43827-2-8)
  • V. Vandhana Devi, R. Nagendran and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2012), “Energy Audit for Sustainable Use of Energy in Centre for Environmental Studies, Anna University, India – A Case Study”, Proceedings of the 5th Engineering Conference, ENCON 2012 – Engineering Towards Change – Empowering Green Solutions, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, pp. 415 – 421. (ISBN No. 978-983-43827-2-8)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2011), Protective Coatings and Corrosion Inhibitors for Corrosion Control of Steel in Concrete”, Proceedings of the Indo-Japan Workshop on Recent Trends in Materials and Devices” jointly organized by Hiroshima University, Japan and Anna University, India during September, 2011, pp. 119 – 144.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, G.M. Samuel Knight and R. Srinivasa Raghavan (2010), “Performance of Galvanized Rebars in Inhibited Admixed Concrete under Accelerated Corrosion Conditions”, Proceedings of the Seventh Structural Engineering Convention (SEC – 2010), Chidambaram, India, Vol. 1, pp. 498 – 509. (ISBN No. 978-81-8424-647-6)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2008), “Performance Evaluation Nitrite Based Corrosion Inhibitor”, Proceedings of the Sixth Structural Engineering Convention (SEC – 2008), Chennai, India, Vol. 2, pp.1147-1158. (ISBN No. 81 90617 205)
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2005), “Performance Evaluation of Inhibited Cement Slurry Coating on Steel Rebars”, CORCON 2005, International Conference on Corrosion, NACE International India Section, Chennai, India.

4.4. National Conferences / Seminar / Workshop (IN INDIA)

  • R. Aahrthy, Nawal Kishore Banjara and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Experimental and Numerical Study on Plain Concrete Prisms under Fatigue Loading”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Advancements and Challenges in Civil Engineering (ACCE’15), pp.343-349, Valliammai Engineering College, Tamil Nadu, 23 April 2015.
  • A. Dhivya, S. Surendar, Mohit Verma, N. Anandavalli, J. Rajasankar and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed
    (2015)
    , “Suitability of Circular Shape to Represent Aggregates in Mesoscale Models of Concrete”,
    Proceedings of the National Conference on Advancements and Challenges in Civil Engineering (ACCE’15), pp.220-223, Valliammai Engineering College, Tamil Nadu, 23 April 2015.
  • W. Streffy Maryline and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Study on Compatibility of Nitrite Based Corrosion Inhibitor with Different Types of Cement”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Advancements and Challenges in Civil Engineering (ACCE’15), pp.216-219, Valliammai Engineering College, Tamil Nadu, 23 April 2015.
  • M. Mohamed Iburahim, Dyana Joseline, S. Shanmuga Priya and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015),
    “Strength and Thermal Performance of Ferrocement Panels for Use in Secondary Roofing”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Civil Engineering Technologies & Practices (SCETEP’15), pp. 89-94, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai, 29-30 April 2015
  • Shoib Bashir Wani, E. Junai Ahmed and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Study on Influence of Rib Configuration on Bond Strength Development Between Steel & Concrete”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Civil Engineering Technologies & Practices (SCETEP’15), pp. 95-101, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai, 29-30 April 2015.
  • Aswin Lekha, Eliass A. Latif and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Development of Innovative Weathering Course for Enhanced Thermal Insulation of Flat Roofs”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Civil Engineering Technologies & Practices (SCETEP’15), pp. 102-105, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai, 29-30 April 2015.
  • N. Ramya and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Strength and Durability Performance of Styrene Acrylate Co-polymer Modified Mortar”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Civil Engineering Technologies & Practices (SCETEP’15), pp. 106-109, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai, 29-30 April 2015.
  • W. Steffy Maryline and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2015), “Influence of Sodium Nitrite Based Corrosion Inhibitor on Basic Properties of Cement and Strength of Mortar”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Civil Engineering Technologies & Practices (SCETEP’15), pp. 145-149, B.S. Abdur Rahman University,Chennai, 29-30 April 2015.
  • A. Aarathi Rathna Velona, K.C. Krishnappan and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2014), PSWC-Bars for Improved Seismic Performance of RCC Structures”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Futuristic Innovations and Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering (FIETCE’14), pp. 228-235, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, 5-6 May 2014.
  • V.Harini, R.Jayalakshmi and M.S Haji Sheik Mohammed (2013), “Study on Flexural Behaviour of RCC Elements reinforced with C Bars”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Construction ISSC’13,SII 76-90, B.S Abdur Rahman University Chennai, 2&3rd May 2013
  • C.Hemalatha, V.Sofia and M.S.Haji Shiek Mohammed(2013), ”Influence of rebar configuration on flexural behavior of RCC elements”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Construction ISSC’13, PP SII 62-65, B.S Abdur Rahman University Chennai, 2&3rd May 2013
  • S.C.JayaKumar,H. Sheik Mohammed and M.S Haji Sheik Mohammed(2013), “Electrochemical corrosion studies on cement polymer anti corrosive coated rebars”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Construction ISSC’13, SII 91-102, B.S Abdur Rahman University Chennai, 2&3rd May 2013
  • R.Sridhar, K.P.Hameedul Astharali and M.S Haji Sheik Mohammed(2013) “Influence of corrosion Inhibitor on fresh and Hardened concrete”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Construction ISSC’13, S II 103-112, B.S Abdur Rahman University Chennai, 2&3rd May 2013.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, M. Abdul Basith and Anil K. Kar (2012), “Influence of Surface Configuration on the Development of Bond Strength Between Steel – Concrete”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable and Emerging Technologies in Civil Engineering, pp. 309 – 318, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • A. Sindhuja and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2012), “Flexural Behaviour of Ferrocement Panels for Use in Suspended Roofs” Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable and Emerging Technologies in Civil Engineering, pp. 319 – 325, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • S. Shafeer Ahamed, M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and R. Srinivasa Raghavan (2011), “ Influence of Sodium and Calcium Nitrite Based Inhibitors on the Strength Properties of R.C.C.”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Technological Advances in Civil Engineering, pp.499-507, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • B. Dinesh, M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and R.Srinivasa Raghavan (2011), “Study on the Performance of Polymer Modified Concrete as Repair Material”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Technological Advances in Civil Engineering, pp.549-559, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, D.S. Vijayan and R. Srinivasa Raghavan (2010), “ Influence of Protective Coating on Bond Strength Development of Steel with Concrete”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Trends and Advances in Civil Engineering, pp. 418-423, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and B. Prabu (2010), “Strength and Durability Performance of Inhibitor and Nano Polymer Modified Concrete”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Trends and Advances in Civil Engineering, pp. 411-417, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • A. Prabavathi, J. Prabakar, M. Neelamegam and M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (2010), “ Performance Evaluation of Hematite Concretes and Comparison with Control Concretes”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Trends and Advances in Civil Engineering, pp. 324-336, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, R. Rajasekaran and E. Chandrasekaran (2009), “Effect of Polymer Modification on Strength Properties of Cement Concrete”, National Conference on Current Challenges in Civil Engineering ”,Velammal Engineering College, Chennai.
  • N. Srinivas, M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and E. Chandrasekaran (2009), “Strength and Durability Properties of Corrosion Inhibitor Admixed Concrete”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovations in Civil Engineering, pp. 173-181 B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • M. Prabhakaran, M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and E. Chandrasekaran (2009), “Study on Durability Properties of Polymer Modified Concrete/Mortar”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovations in Civil Engineering, pp. 208-217, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • R. Rajasekaran, M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and E. Chandrasekaran (2009), “Study on Strength Properties of Polymer Modified Concrete/Mortar”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovations in Civil Engineering, pp. 236-244, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, S. Kaveri and G.M. Samuel Knight (2006), “Influence of Nitrite Based Mixed Inhibitors on Strength Properties of Concrete”, National Conference on Civil Engineering Systems – 2006”, Osmania University, Hyderabad.
  • D.Saravanan, M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2004), “Study on Protective Coatings to Steel Rebars”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Structural Engineering and Mechanics (SEM – 04) – P 101, BITS Pilani, Rajasthan, September 24-25.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2003), “ A Cost Effective Cement Polymer Anticorrosive Coating for Steel Reinforcement Bars, “Proceedings of the National Conference on Advances in Building Materials, Equipments and Construction Technologies, pp. A13-A20, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2003), “Performance of Cement Polymer Anticorrosive Coating in Corrosion Control of Steel Reinforcement Rods”, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Reinforcement : Today and Tomorrow, pp. 61-69, India Chapter of American Concrete Institute, Mumbai, India.
  • M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed and G.M. Samuel Knight (2003), “Performance Evaluation of Polymer Cementious Coatings in Waterproofing of R.C.C. Elements”, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Waterproofing and Water Retainment, pp. 78-85, India Chapter of American Concrete Institute, Mumbai, India.

C. EXTENSION

1. Testing & Consultancy Activities:

  • Executed Testing / Consultancy / Training programme in Strength of Materials Laboratory; and Construction Materials & Technology Laboratory for various Government / Semi government / Private organizations.
  • Issued More than 300 Testing / Consultancy Reports and generated more than Rs. 10 Lakhs during the last five years.
  • Clientele includes Southern Railway, Department of Lighthouses and Lightships (Ministry of Shipping), Military Engineering Services, Maraimalai Nagar Municipality, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Public Works Department, East Coast Construction & Industries Limited, JBM Dakshin, JBM Shelters, Buhari Builders & Contractors, Arun Excello, Tulsyan Steels, Build Pro Constructions, RDS Projects, Al-Noor Architects etc.

2. Core Consultancy / Testing Areas:

  • Condition Assessment of Distressed Buildings
  • Repair and Rehabilitation of Buildings
  • Mix Design of Concrete for various applications
  • Performance Evaluation of Corrosion Inhibitors
  • Performance Evaluation of Protective Coatings on Steel Rebars
  • Durability Studies on Concrete
  • Analyzing properties of Concrete Constituent Materials
  • Testing of Concrete Specimens, Bricks, Hollow Block, Roof Panels etc.
  • Assessing Mechanical Properties of Steel Rebars
  • Validation of Rock Samples

3. Salient Consultancy Works:

  • Rehabilitation of Nalvar Mandapam, 85 years old Temple at Karanthai, Tanjore.
  • Rehabilitation, Modification and Extension work for 120 years old Jamia Masjid, Royapuram, Chennai
  • Condition Assessment and Rehabilitation Strategy for 35years old Buhari Buildings, Chennai
  • Condition Assessment, Rehabilitation Strategy & its Estimation for 30 years old Crescent Girls School, Chennai
  • Rehabilitation Strategy of Leaky Terrace Slab at Men’s Hostel Mosque, BSAU
  • Condition Assessment of Distressed Columns using NDT, Gold Chowk Project, Vandalur, Chennai.
  • Cost Effective Corrosion Protection Strategy for Extended Reinforcement Rods, Architecture Building, BSAU
  • Designed Concrete Mix for Various Government and Semi Government agencies.

4. Ongoing Funded Projects (Government and Industry)

Sl. No. Name of the Proposal Details of P.I. & Co-PI’s Name of Industry & Value Value & Status
1 Evaluation of Sacrificial Anode Cathodic Protection (SACP) systems Dr. Radhakrishna G.Pillai (IIT, Madras), Dr. M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (BSACIST) and Dr. Dhanya B.S (RIT, Kottayam) M/S. Vector Corrosion Technologies, Canada & M/S. Radhe Structorepair Pvt. Ltd., Ahmedabad Rs. 29.80 Lakhs (Ongoing)
2 Structural Behaviour of Corroding Prestressed Concrete Systems and Extension of Service Life using Cathodic Protection Dr. Amlan Kumar Sengupta and Dr. Radhakrishna G.Pillai (IIT, Madras) and Dr. M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed (BSACIST) Science & Engineering Research Board Rs. 42.90 Lakhs(Awarded)

5. Details of Patent application:

Name of the faculty & students Title Application No.
Dr. M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, Mr. Mir Hasnain Ali Razvi, Mr. Uzair Dulvi and Mr. Mohammed Asir ( B.Tech. : 2013-17 Batch) Innovative Thermal Insulation Technique for Flat Roofs using Glass Fibre Reinforced Gypsum (GFRG) Panels 201741010372 Dated 24.03.17

6. Major Conference / Workshop Organized

  • National Workshop on Impact of Climate Change on Durability of RCC Structures (ICCDRS’16) – 19-24, April, 2016, Chennai.
  • National Conference on Sustainable Civil Engineering Techniques & Practices (SCETP’15) – April 2015, Chennai.
  • National Conference on Futuristic Innovations and Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering (FIETCE’14) – May 2014, Chennai.
  • National Conference on Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Construction (ISSC’13) – May 2013, Chennai.
  • National Conference on Technological Advances in Civil Engineering (TACE’11) – May 2011, Chennai.
  • National Conference on Trends and Advancements in Civil Engineering (TRACE’10) – April 2010, Chennai.

7. Details of Technical Lectures Delivered

  • Presented a guest lecture on “Durability of RCC Structures in Coastal Regions : Issues and Practical Solutions” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Valliammai Engineering College, Kattangulathur. (February 2018)
  • Delivered a lecture course on “Protective Coating on Steel Rebars for Corrosion Protection” in the Two Weeks FDP on “Advanced Concrete Technology” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Mar Athanasius College of Engineering, Kothamangalam, Cochin. (December, 2017)
  • Delivered a guest lecture on “Durability of RCC Structures : Current Issues and Practical Solutions” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Jamia Millia Islamia – A Central University, New Delhi. (September 2016).
  • Delivered an invited lecture on “Overview of Coatings for Steel Reinforcement and Performance Evaluation Tests” in the National Workshop on Corrosion Control of Concrete Structures (C3S) organized by NACE International Gateway India Section (NIGIS) at IIT, Madras (August 2016)
  • Delivered a guest lecture on “Durability of RCC Structures : Issues and Probable Solutions” organized by Association of Civil Engineers, Sri Sai Ram Engineering College, Chennai (July 2016)
  • Delivered a Technical Lecture in the Six day National Workshop on Impact of Climate Change on Durability of RCC Structures in the topic “Methods for Corrosion Protection of Steel Rebars in Concrete : Practical Issues and an Eco-friendly Solution”, B.S. Abdur Rahman University (April 2016)
  • Delivered invited lecture on “Corrosion Protection of Steel Rebars used in Construction” in the National Symposium on Combating Corrosion, VIT University, Chennai Campus. (March 2015)
  • Technical Lecture delivered in the National Workshop on Innovative Concepts for Seismic Response Control of Structures (ICSRCS’15) in the topic “PSWC – Bars for Improved Seismic Performance of RCC Structures”, B.S. Abdur Rahman University (February 2015)
  • Delivered guest lecture in the topic “Durability Enhancement of RCC Structures – Corrosion Protection of Steel in Concrete” at PET Engineering College, Valliyoor, Tirunelveli (October 2014)
  • Invited lecture delivered on “Influence of Bond Strength Between Steel-Concrete on Reliable Seismic Performance of RCC Structures” in the National Workshop on Aspects of Earthquake Disaster Mitigation and Management (AEDM’13), B.S. Abdur Rahman University (April, 2013)
  • Guest lecture offered in the topic “Corrosion Control of Steel in Concrete – Recent Trends” at Maamallan Institute of Technology, Sriperumbudur, Kancheepuram Dist., (January, 2013)
  • Delivered Lecture in the topic “Protective Coatings and Corrosion Inhibitors for Corrosion Control of Steel in Concrete” in the Indo-Japan workshop organized by Hiroshima University, Japan and Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (September 2011)
  • Delivered lecture in the topic “Corrosion of Steel in Concrete – Mechanism, Causes, Consequences and Control Measures” at Sastra University, Tanjore, Tamil Nadu (April, 2010)

8. Membership in Professional Organizations

  • Senior Member – RILEM
  • Member – National Ass. 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)

9. Private Recognition / Achievement

  • Best Paper Award in the RCC Symposia of International Conference & Expo on Corrosion (CORCON 2016) organized by NIGIS, Delhi.
  • Chair person of Reinforced Concrete – II in the RCC Symposia of International Conference & Expo on Corrosion (CORCON 2016) organized by NIGIS, Delhi.
  • Vice Chair person, RCC Symposia, NACE East Asia and Pacific Area Conference (CORCON 2017) organized by NIGIS, Mumbai.
  • Biography was published in the “Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015 & 2016 editions, Marquis Who’sWho Publications, New Jersey, USA.
  • Awarded “Best Citizens of India – 2011” by International Publishing House, New Delhi.
  • Served as Advisor, Interview Board, Staff Selection Commission, Government of India.

10. Industry Experience:

Served in the Construction Industry for more than 16 years in various capacities as Field Engineer, Senior Engineer, Technical Manager and Senior Consulting Engineer. Successfully implemented various corrosion control technologies in the following prestigious projects.

Sl. No. Name of Project Contractor Client
1 Cooling Water System (CWS), North Madras Thermal Power Project, Ennore, Chennai M/S. Larsen & Toubro Limited (ECC) Tamil Nadu Electricity Board
2 Construction of 300 m high RCC TV Tower, Rameswaram M/S. Nabin Designers & Constructors Pvt. Ltd. All India Radio & Television
3 Construction of PSC Bridges across Buckingham Canal & Pulicat back Waters, Athipattu, Chennai M/S. Tamil Nadu State Construction Corporation Tamil Nadu Electricity Board
4 High Level Bridge across Adyar River at KM 2/2, Chennai. M/S. V. Manickam & Company Tamil Nadu Urban Development Project
5 Construction of Additional Two Lanes for NH-8, Delhi-Jaipur Highway, Shahpura, Jaipur. M/S. Birla GTM Entrapose Limited, New Delhi. PWD, Rajasthan
6 Construction of Indoor Switch Yard at North Madras Thermal Power Project, Ennore, Chennai. M/S. Coromandel Engineering Company Limited Tamil Nadu Electricity Board
7 Construction of 36 M.L.D. Tannery Waste Water Treatment Plant, Kanpur. M/S. Tandon Engineers, Kanpur. U.P. Jal Nigam
8 Construction of Dr. MGR Memorial, Marina Beach, Chennai. M/S. Tamil Nadu State Construction Corporation P.W.D. Tamil Nadu
9 Construction of TTC Ground Station, Port Blair, Andaman & Nocobar Islands. Indian Space Research Organization, Sriharikotta Indian Space Research Organization, Sriharikotta
10 Four Laning & Strengthening of NH 47, Alwaye – Sheerthala, Cochin, Kerala. M/S. Som Datt Builders Limited, New Delhi National Highways, Kerala
11 Construction of Main Plant Foundation & Allied Civil Works, North Madras Thermal Power Project, Chennai. M/S. East Coast Construction & Industries Ltd., Chennai. Tamil Nadu Electricity Board
12 Construction of 19/10KM Bridge works, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Chennai. M/S. Tamil Nadu State Construction Corporation National Highways, Chennai
13 Construction of Binny Bridge, Marshalls Road, Chennai. M/S. Tamil Nadu State Construction Corporation Corporation of Chennai
14 Construction of Play Ground at Gymkhana, Port Blair, Andaman & Nicobar Islands. M/S. Reacon International, Port Blair CPWD, Chennai
15 Construction of Internal Coal Handling System, NMTPP, Athipattu, Chennai. M/S. East Coast Construction & Industries Ltd., Chennai. Tamil Nadu Electricity Board
16 Construction of Underground Water Tank, Valluvarkottam, Chennai M/S. S.K.Abdul Kader & Company Chennai Metropolitan Water supply & Sewerage Board
17 Construction of Ammonia Revamp Plant, Madras Fertilizers Ltd., Manali, Chennai. M/S. Tarapore Constructions Pvt. Ltd. Madras Fertilizers Limited
18 Construction of Chimney, Madras Fertilizers Ltd., Manali, Chennai. M/S. Bygging India Limited, Mumbai Madras Fertilizers Limited
19 Construction of Polytechnic for PIPMATE, Karaikal, Pondicherry. M/S. NBCC Limited PIPMATE, Pondicherry
20 Construction of U.G. Storage Tank and OH Tanks, Salt Quarter, Chennai. M/S. K. Viswanath Constructions Metro Water
21 Construction of Bridges, Culverts for Chennai Port Trust Ennore Mini Harbour Works, Chennai. M/S. Trafalgar House Construction India Limited Chennai Port Trust
22 NTPC Power Project, Kayamkulam, Kerala M/S. Bridge & Roof Co. (India) Ltd. BPCL – NTPC