Dr. PVSN Pavan Kumar

Department:
Civil Engineering
Faculty Id:
VCE1397
Designation:
Assistant Professor
Years of Experience:
19
Employment Status:
Full Time – Ratified by JNTUH

Date of Birth:

24 August  1979

Areas of Specialization:

Geotechnical Engineering

Qualifications:

UG Degree in Nagarjuna University, Bapatla Engineering College, 2000

PG Degree in Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2002

PhD in Osmania University, 2014

Subjects Taught:

Geotechnical Engineering, Foundation Engineering, Advanced Foundation Engineering, Engineering Geology, Concrete Technology, Reinforced Cement Concrete and Building Planning and Construction Management

Number of Papers Published:

International: 02

National :02

Consultancy

1. Testing of Highway soil samples of Feedback ventures. Worked in Design consultancy projects and involved in testing of soil and Highway Materials. Involved in verification of reinforced soil wall projects.

Sponsored projects

Funding Agency: Institution of Engineers (India)

Title: 1. Assessment of Subgrade Strength Using Dynamic Cone Penetrometer and developing Correlations between Soil properties and Penetration Resistance.

2. Small scale experimental model to study the pull out of reinforcement in different backfills

Books published –

Co – Editor of Proceedings and Souvenir of National E – Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (Race – 2020), ISBN No. 9788194724919

Publication:

o Journals (Scopus Indexed)

1. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2008). “Analysis of Reinforced Soil Wall Considering Oblique Pull: Bilinear Failure Mechanism – Linear Subgrade Response I” Lowland Technology International, IALT, 11(1), 1-11. ISSN 1344-9656.

2. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M. R. (2011). “Pullout of Inclined Sheet Reinforcement in Reinforced Soil Wall”, Indian Geotechnical Journal, 41(2), 95 – 100. ISSN 0971-9555.

3. P.V.S.N Pavan Kumar, M.R. Madhav and M. Kumar (2014). “Axial Pullout of Inclined Inextensible Reinforcement in Reinforced Soil Wall”, Indian Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Improvement, 3(1), pp. 18 – 25. ISSN 2277-5625.

4. P V S N Pavan Kumar, M.R. Madhav and M. Kumar (2015). “Continuum Modelling and Analysis of Polymeric sheet Reinforcement subjected to Axial Pull”, International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering, Vol. 1. Pp. 1 – 10 DOI 10.1007/s40891-015-0012-8, ISSN 2199-9279

Conferences (International)

5. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2007). “Analysis of RE wall using oblique pull for linear subgrade response: Coherent gravity approach”, 5th International Symposium on Earth Reinforcement, Japan, 491 – 496., Nov., ISBN 978-0-415-45775-0

6. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2007). “Pullout Resistance of Geosynthetic Reinforcement due to Transverse displacement at intermediate point”, International Symposium on Lowland Technology, Saga, Japan, 177 – 182., Sept. 2006

7. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2008). “Reinforced Soil Wall Subjected to Oblique Pull – Bilinear Failure Mechanism – Linear subgrade Response II”, Proceedings International Symposium on Lowland Technology, Korea, Sept. ISBN 978-89-960082-3-1-93530

8. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2013). “Inclined Reinforcement – Backfill Interactions to Transverse Pull”, Proceedings 18th ICSMGE, Paris, 4th September, 202 – 213 ISBN 978-5-9902005-7-9.

9. P.V.S.N Pavan Kumar, M.R. Madhav and M. Kumar (2014). “Axial Pullout of Inclined Inextensible Reinforcement in Reinforced Soil Wall – II”, Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging trends in Civil Engineering, VNRVJIET, Hyderabad, 50 – 61, 6 – 8 Jan, ISBN: 978-81-7800-294-1

10. P.V.S.N Pavan Kumar, M.R. Madhav and M.Kumar (2014). “Modeling of interaction of polymeric sheet reinforcement and backfill”, Proceedings of TC207 Conference on Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls, Saint Petersburg, pp. 148 – 155 June 16 – 18 ISBN 978-5-9904956-5-4

11. P.V.S.N Pavan Kumar, M.R. Madhav and M.Kumar (2014). “Analysis of oblique Pull in Reinforced Soil wall – Coherent gravity and Tieback wedge methods”, 9th International Symposium on Lowland Technology, September 29-October 1, 2014 in Saga, Japan ISBN:4-921090-06-8.

12. P V S N Pavan Kumar and M.R Madhav (2014). Modeling of Interaction of Polymeric Sheet Reinforcement and Backfill”, Advances of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, IOS Press, Volume 4, 161 – 168. DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-464-0-161, ISBN – 978-1-61499-464-0

13. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2016). “Effect of axial and interface Shear Stiffness on pullout of sheet reinforcement”, 6th Asian Regional Conference on Geosynthetics – Geosynthetics for Infrastructure, 8 – 11 Nov, 16, New Delhi.

Conferences (National)

14. Pavan Kumar, P.V.S.N and Krishnaswamy, N.R. (2002) “Reinforced Soil – Foundation Systems”, Proceedings two day workshop on Soft Ground Technology, Cresent Engineering College, Chennai, Mar

15. Kumar P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2005). “Failed Concrete Pavement on Expansive Subgrade” Proceedings of National Conference on Case studies in Geotechnical Engineering, “GEOPRACTICE” IISc-Bangalore, 231 – 236, July. ISBN: 8172960948, ISBN: 9788172960940

16. Pavan Kumar P.V.S.N., (2005), “Studies on Quick lime treated black cotton soils”, Indian Geotechnical Conference 2005, pp. 227 – 230, Dec.

17. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2007). “Effect of Oblique Pull of Reinforcement in RE wall – Coulomb Failure Mechanism”, Ist Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (FIYGEC), JNTU, Hyderabad, 283 – 289, Mar.

18. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2007). “Oblique Pull in Reinforced Earth Walls – Linear Failure Mechanism”, Sthapana 2k7, VNRVJIET, Hyderabad, pp. 50 – 61 Jan.

19. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2008). “Oblique Pull of Reinforcement in RE wall – Coulomb Failure Mechanism – Non Linear Subgarde Response I”, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IISC Bangalore, 584 – 587, Dec 2008

20. Kumar, P.V.S.N.P., and Madhav, M.R. (2008). “Reinforced Soil Wall Subjected to Oblique Pull – Coherent Gravity Failure Mechanism – Linear Subgrade Response”, Symposium on Engineering of Ground & Environmental Geotechniques (SEG2), Hyderabad, Feb.

21. Kumar P.V.S.N.P. (2019) Bearing Capacity of Strip Footing on Clay Soil Reinforced with Metal Strips and with Anchors. In: Thyagaraj T. (eds) Ground Improvement Techniques and Geosynthetics. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 14. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-0559-7_9

22. Pavan Kumar Pratapa V.S.N., Das P., Khan M.I., Mukesh K. (2020) Evaluation of Interface Shear Strength of Soil and Structures. In: Latha Gali M., P. R.R. (eds) Geotechnical Characterization and Modelling. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 85. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-6086-6_46.