UCEOU
Name Dr. R. SRINIVASA KUMAR
Address Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering
  Osmania University, Hyderabad – 500 007.
Phone Number/Email    040 – 2709 7125        
 

rungoz@yahoo.com

Specilization          Transportation Engineering

 

 

 

 

Educational Qualifications            

  • Ph. D. [2002]: Transportation Engineering Section, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
  • M. E. (Highway & Transportation Engineering: Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Technology, M. S. University of Baroda, Vadodara.
  • B. E. (Civil Engineering, [1994]: CBIT, Osmania University, Hyderabad.

Professional Affiliation

Member of Indian Roads Congress (IRC), No. M-30917.

National Award

Indian Roads Congress Commendation Certificate for The Best Research Paper Publication in IRC journal during the year 2001-2002.

CEC-UGC Research Project

One project funded by Consortium of Educational Communication of University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi.
Title of the project: E-Content Development in Transportation Engineering.

A TV Program made for UGC

An educational program titled, Transport Engineering, has been selected for broadcasting in the Country Wide Class Room Program of UGC television programs. This multi-media program has been made at EMMRC, Osmania University, Hyderabad. The above program has been accepted by the Preview Committee of CEC-UGC New Delhi.

Participated in A Public Debate

Participated as a Transportation Engineering subject expert in a group discussion titled, Outer Ring Road (ORR), along with other subject experts and eminent politicians of Andhra Pradesh, in a T.V. program called Prathi-Dhvani of ETV-2 (a Telugu TV Channel), which was broadcasted in the month of October 2006.

Attended Workshops & Short-Term Courses

  • Orientation Program at Osmania University Center for International Programmes, OU, Hyderabad from 2nd to 12th July 2007. 
  • Orientation Workshop on E-Content Proposal Development, held at Consortium for Educational Communication (CEC), an Inter University Centre of University Grants Commission on Electronic Media, New Delhi, from 13th to 15th December 2004.
  • A short-term course on “Object Oriented Programming with C++ & VC++” offered by IIT, Kharagpur, during 22nd May to 9th June 2000.
  • A short-term course on “Advanced IT Applications to Civil Engineering” offered by IIT, Kharagpur, during 4th to 15th December 2000.
  • A short-term course on “C A Comprehensive Exposure” offered by IIT, Kharagpur, during 9th June to 15th July 1998.

Delivered Guest Lectures

  • A lecture delivered at Engineering Staff College of India, ESCI, Hyderabad, during a training program on “ NDT for Highway Maintenance Management” scheduled during 27th to 29th April 2004.
  • Six lectures delivered during two training programs for the Junior Engineers of Rural Engineering Services Department, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, on “Quality Adherence in Construction of Rural Roads” during 26th to 28th August 2004 and 28th to 30th October 2004.
  • A lecture delivered at Institution of Engineers (I), AP, State Centre, Khairatabad, Hyderabad, titled, “Structural Evaluation of Pavements Using NDT Equipments” scheduled on 7th July 2005.
  • A lecture titled, Material Characterization, delivered in a training program titled, Rigid Pavements & Overlays – Design, Construction and Maintenance, conducted by Engineering Staff College of India (ESCI), Gachi Bowli, Hyderabad, on 23rd November 2006.

Professional Activity

Details of consultancy services & name of offering agency through the Institution.
At Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi: Worked as a member of State Technical Authority (STA) for the Pradhan Manthri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY), Rural Roads Project.

At IT, BHU, IIT-Kharagpur and VNR VJIET- Hyderabad, participated in:Highway material characterization tests conducted for UP-PWD, CPWD, PMGSY Scheme and for private consultants.

Other Information

Courses Developed:  Computer Applications & Design in Transportation Engineering; Computer programs were developed for Orientation of Runway and design of Rigid and Flexible pavements based on IRC:58, FAA, GI and CBR method.

Laboratories Handled: Transportation Engineering lab & Surveying Lab

Projects handled:  One, M.E. Project as Co-supervisor and Six, B.E. Projects.

Conducted Training Programs

As a member of Co-ordination Committee at Department of Civil Engineering, IT, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, following training programs are organized.

    • Three-day training program for the Junior Engineers of Rural Engineering Services Department, Govt. of U.P., on the topic “Quality Adherence in Construction of Rural Roads” from 26th to 28th August 2004 for 20 participants
    • Three-day training program for the Junior Engineers of Rural Engineering Services Department, Govt. of U.P., on the topic “Quality Adherence in Construction of Rural Roads” from 28th to 30th October 2004 for 20 participants. 

List of Publications

No. of Research Publications:
In International Journals = 4 No.
In National Journals = 5 No.

In International Conferences = 5 No.
In National Conferences/ Seminars = 4 No.

Reports Prepared

  • TECHNICAL REPORT-1, Research Scheme R-81, Structural Evaluation of Pavements In Eastern India By falling Weight Deflectomete, Submitted to the Ministry of Surface Transport (MOST), Roads Wing, Government of India, New Delhi, by Civil Engineering Department, IIT, Kharagpur, December 1999.
  • TECHNICAL REPORT-2, Research Scheme R-81, Structural Evaluation of Pavements In Eastern India By falling Weight Deflectometer, Submitted to the Ministry of Surface Transport (MOST), Roads Wing, Government of India, New Delhi, by Civil Engineering Department, IIT, Kharagpur, June 2000.
  • TECHNICAL REPORT-3, Research Scheme R-81, Structural Evaluation of Pavements In Eastern India By falling Weight Deflectometer, Submitted to the Ministry of Surface Transport (MOST), Roads Wing, Government of India, New Delhi, by Civil Engineering Department, IIT, Kharagpur, December 2000.
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