Dr. DHARMESH LAL

Department:
Civil Engineering
Faculty Id:
VCE1217
Designation:
Assistant Professor
Years of Experience:
3.2 years
Employment Status:
Full Time – Ratified by JNTUH
Phone:

Date of Birth:

02 April , 1990

Areas of Specialization :

None

Qualification

Ph.D. in GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING 2018 ,NIT CALICUT
PG Degree GEOTHECHNICAL ENGINEERING,2014,IIT Kharagpur
UG Degree in CIVIL ENGINEERING,2012,TKM College of Engineering

Subjects Taught:

Geotechnical-1, Geotechnical-2, Advanced Techniques in Civil Engineering,
Engineering Graphics,  Foundation Engineering, Estimation and Costing, Surveying, Geotechnical

Papers Published:

List of International Journal Publications:

  1. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2017, Effect of reinforcement form on the behaviour of coir geotextile reinforced sand beds, Soils and Foundations, Elsevier, Vol. 57, No. 2, pp: 227-236.
  2. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2017, Performance of shallow foundations resting on coir geotextile reinforced sand bed, Journal of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Springer,Vol. 54, No. 1, pp: 60-64.
  3. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2017, Behaviour of square footing on sand reinforced with coir geocell, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Springer, Vol. 10, No. 15, pp: 1-8.
  4. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2017, Triaxial test on saturated sands reinforced with coir products, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor and Francis, DOI:10.1080/19386362.2017.1343758
  5. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2017, Effect of reinforcement form on the behaviour of coir geotextile reinforced sand through triaxial compression tests, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor and Francis, DOI:10.1080/19386362.2016.1275428.
  6. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2016, Surface Heave Behaviour of Coir Geotextile Reinforced Sand Beds, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A (IEI), Springer, Vol. 98, No. 1-2, pp:121-125.
  7. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2017, Interface Shear Behaviour of coir geotextiles and sand through Large-Scale Direct Shear Tests, Australian Geomechanics Journal, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp: 75-84
  8. Dharmesh Lal, M. Jeevan Kumar, K.Naresh Kumar, K. Sindhu, A Kumar, 2019, Soil Stabilization Using Bagasse Ash,
    Futuristic Approaches in Civil Engineering- FACE, International Conference, Hyderabad, Springer Publication.
  9. Dharmesh LalN Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2020, Three-Dimensional Numerical Analysis On Coir Reinforced Foundation Systems,  Soils and Foundations (Under Review)

List of Conference Publications:

  1. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2016, Confinement Effect of Coir Geocells on Sand Samples Under Triaxial Compression, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 4, No. 33, pp: 22-26 (ISSN: 2278-0181).
  2. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2016, Behaviour of Square model footing on sand reinforced with woven coir geotextiles, Sustainable Design, Engineering and Construction, Cochin, organized by ACEE and IDES.
  3. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2016, Bearing Capacity of Square Footings Supported on Coir Geotextile Reinforced Sand, Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering Practices and Related Urban Issues, Mumbai, organized by IGS Mumbai.
  4. Dharmesh Lal, N Sankar, S Chandrakaran, 2018,Ann-based model for predicting the bearing capacity of square footing on coir geotextile reinforced soil, International Conference on civil engineering advancements for sustainable infrastructure development and environment (CEASIDE 2018), Thrissur, organized by GEC Thrissur

Awards/ Fellowships Recieved:

1. Received gold medal for NPTEL online course conducted by IIT Bombay.
2. Secured an all India rank of 805 for GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test) for the year 2012.
3. Halftime Teaching Research Assistantship (HTRA) from MHRD, Govt. of India for the Ph.D. program at National Institute of
Technology Calicut.

Professional Activities:

1. Reviewer of various International Journals
2. Geotechnical Consultant of Technosol Consultants (https://technosolconsultants.com/team.php)
3. President of Indian Geotechnical Society, Calicut chapter
4. Coordinator of Indian Geotechnical Society Vardhaman Students chapter
5. Life member in Indian Geotechnical Society
6. Life member in Indian society of Technical Educations

Certificate Courses completed

  1.  Mechanics of Materials-I offered by Georgia Institute of Technology (Coursera)
  2. Air Pollution- A global threat to our health offered by University of Copenhagen (Coursera)
  3. Fundamentals of project planning and management offered by University of Virginia (Coursera)
  4. Speak English Professionally: In Person, online & on the Phone offered by Georgia Institute of Technology (Coursera)

Consultancy works completed:

  1. Soil Bearing capacity report- Dilkush Nagar (G Harshavardhan)
  2. Soil Investigation report – Shamshabad (SS Associates)

FDPS / TRAINING/ INTERNSHIP/ OTHERS

1. Diploma in Building design at CADD Centre Kollam, Kerala, India
2. Attended one-week training program on Finite element method and its application in Structural&
Engineering and Hydraulics (FEMSEH) at NIT Calicut, Kerala, India.
3. Attended Accreditation Awareness Programme conducted by National Board of Accreditation, organized
at College of Engineering Trivandrum, Kerala, India.
4. Attended one-week Faculty training programme at Amaljyothi College of Engineering Kottayam, Kerala, India.
5.. Attended workshop on Research writing: Technical & Language aspects, at NIT Calicut, Kerala, India.
6. Attended FDP on Sustainable Aspects of Geotechnical Engineering conducted by Mahindra Ecole Centrale, Hyderabad,
India
7. Attended FDP on Challenges in Foundation Construction- The Way forward, conducted by Deep Foundation Institute-
National Academy of Construction, Hyderabad, India
8. Completed 2 Weeks Internship Program at Mangalam Consultancy Services, Hyderabad Branch, India.
9. Coordinated and attended FDP on Raising awareness on Consultancy in Civil Engineering at Vardhaman College,
Hyderabad, India.
10. Coordinated and attended FDP on Computer Aided Drafting at Vardhaman College of Engineering, Hyderabad, India.

FDPs / Training/ WORKSHOPS ATTENDED ONLINE

  1. FDP on “Outcome Based Education” organized by Inpods Ed-Tech on 5th May 2020.
  2. Bentley Workshop on “Introduction to STAAD Pro” organized by Bentley on 7th May 2020.
  3. Bentley Workshop on “IS 1893 (Part-1) : 2016 Implementation in STAAD Pro” organized by Bentley on 7th May 2020.
  4. Bentley Workshop on “Special consideration of seismic analysis” organized by Bentley on 7th May 2020.
  5. FDP on “Recent Avenues in Civil Engineering (RACE 2020)” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Narsimha Reddy Engineering College, Hyderabad from 11th May – 16th May 2020.
  6. Faculty Awareness Program on “Keep in touch with NBA Accreditation” organized by PACE Institute of Technology and Sciences on 16th May 2020.
  7. Online FDP on “Recent Advances in Civil Engineering-2020” from 20th May – 22nd May 2020 organized by Department of Civil Engineering, CMR Institute of Technology, Hyderabad.
  8. FDP on “Global Trends in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering (GTCIE-2020)” organized by Department of Civil, Institute of Aeronautical Engineering, Hyderabad from 26th -30th May 2020.
  9. FDP on “NAAC Accreditation Management System demo” organized by Inpods Ed-Tech on 27th May 2020.
  10. FDP on “Online Teaching-Learning and online assessment demo” organized by Inpods Ed-Tech on 28th May 2020.
  11. Workshop on “Recent Trends & Scope in Civil Engineering” organized by Department of Civil, Arka Jain University, Jamshedpur from 2nd -4th June 2020.
  12. FDP on “Global Rehabilitation and Retrofitting of Structures (R2S)” organized by Department of Civil, Sree Vidyanikethan Engineering College, Tirupati from 4th -6th June 2020.
  13. FDP on “CO-PO Attainment computation and Outcomes Analysis” organized by Inpods Ed-Tech on 9th June 2020..
  14. FDP on “NAAC Accreditation Management System” organized by Inpods Ed-Tech on 10th June 2020.
  15. Three day online workshop on “Current Developments in Civil Engineering: Need for Sustainable Designs” organized by Lingayas Institute of Management and Technology during 8th -10th June 2020.
  16. FDP on “Civil Engineering Research- A step forward” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, GEC Engineering College, Andhra from 25th May – 30th May 2020.
  17. FDP on “Recent Trends in Environmental Engineering” organized by Department of Civil, MSAJ Engineering College, Tirupati from 4th -6th June 2020.
  18. FDP on “Research in Environmental Engineering and A way Forward” organized by Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering, Pune in association with Environment Conservation Association(ECA) from 15th – 20th June, 2020
  19. FDP on “Technologies for Infrastructure Planning, Design, Monitoring and Management” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Nalla Malla Reddy Engineering College from 16th June to 20th  June 2020.
  20. FDP on “Pavement Design, Design and Rehabilitation” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Vardhaman College of Engineering in association with Americal Concrete Institute from 25th June to 1st   July 2020.
  21. FDP on “Smart Materials in Construction” organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Vignana Bharathi Institute of Technology from 25th  June to 27th June

Webinars attended

  1. Lecture on “How to conduct Evidence based Research” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 17th April 2020.
  2. Lecture on “Discover how metrics can boost funding and networking opportunities” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 17th April 2020.
  3. Lecture on “Funding hacks for Researchers” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 17th April 2020.
  4. Lecture on “Successful research grant applications” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 17th April 2020.
  5. Webinar on “Sustainability in Construction Engineering” organized by Delhi Technical University, Delhi on 18th April 2020.
  6. Webinar on “Construction and quality control of reinforced soil wall” organized by IGS Guntur on 30th April 2020.
  7. Lecture on “How to effectively manage your references” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 01st May 2020.
  8. Completed modules of “ Funding” and “Fundamentals of Manuscript Preparation” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier
  9. Lecture on “How to prepare your manuscript” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 01st May 2020.
  10. Lecture on “How to write an abstract and improve your article” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 01st  May 2020.
  11. Lecture on “Structuring your article correctly” conducted by Researcher Academy, Elsevier on 01st  May 2020.
  12. Indo-China Research Webinar Series in Civil and Environmental Engineering organized by Civil Engineering Department, Vardhaman College of Engineering in association with IGS-VCE Student Chapter during 8th-19th May 2020.
  13. Webinar on “Landlside Mitigation using Flexible solutions in Himalayan Terrain” organized by Delhi Technical University, Delhi on 30th May 2020.
  14. Webinar on “Virtual Classes- Are you ready” organized by Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore on 8th June 2020.
  15. 1st Indo-Japan Webinar Series on “Geotechnics for Disaster Mitigation” organized by NITK Surathkal, IIT Tirupati, Kyushu University, Japan during 8 – 13 June, 2020.
  16. Webinar on “ASPIRE-PLAN-EXECUTE-ACHIEVE on Goal setting” organized by Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore on 10th June 2020.
  17. Webinar on “Experiential Learning – for a strong Engineering Foundation”” organized by Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore on 13th June 2020.
  18. Webinar on “Project Management in Post CovidWorld” Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, RMD Sinhgad School of Engineering, on 14th June 2020.
  19. Webinar series on “Recent trends in construction” organized by Department of Civil, Vardhaman College of Engineering, Hyderabad during 16th – 17th June 2020.
  20. Webinar on “Environmental Impact assessment with special reference to Water resources projects” organized by ASCE students chapter FISAT engineering college in association with CWRDM, Ernakulam  on 22nd June 2020
  21. Webinar on “Integrated Waste Management” organized by Department of Civil, JBIET College of Engineering, Coimbatore on 18th June 2020.
  22. Webinar on “You can Get Your Dream Job” organized by Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore on 23rd June 2020.
  23. Webinar on “You can become an entrepreneur” organized by Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore on 23rd June 2020.
  24. Webinar on ” Assessment of Liquefaction Potential – Case Studies” organized by Builders Engineering College, Tirupur on 29th June 2020.
  25. Webinar on “Research Techniques and Tips for Article Writing” organized by Vidya Jyothi Institute of technology, Hyderabad on 3rd July 2020.

Books Published:

None

Research Projects Undertaken:

None