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Dr. M Abdul Akbar
Dr. M Abdul Akbar

Assistant Professor

Office Address:

Assistant Professor Department of Civil Engineering NIT Calicut

Contact no:

0495 2286257

Email ID:

maa@nitc.ac.in

Home Address:

3/438, Rose Villa Pottangadi Raghavan Road Nadakkavu, Calicut Kerala, 673011

  • B-Tech in Civil Engineering, NIT Calicut (2001 - 05)

  • M-Tech in Structural Engineering, IIT Bombay (2005 - 07)

  • Ph.D. in Wind Energy, NIT Calicut (2011 - 16)

  • Educational Qualifications

    • B-Tech in Civil Engineering, NIT Calicut (2001 - 05)

    • M-Tech in Structural Engineering, IIT Bombay (2005 - 07)

    • Ph.D. in Wind Energy, NIT Calicut (2011 - 16)

    Teaching - UG, PG and Ph.D Courses related to Structural Engineering, Offshore Structures and Wind Energy

    Research - Broad areas of research in the fields of Structural Engineering, Offshore Structures and Wind Energy

    Organization Type Number
    Indian Academic researchers Association Life Member 327/2020
    Indian Concrete Institute Life Member 13006
    Materials Research Society of India Life Member 3236
    The Indian Society for Technical Education Life Member 130811

     

      Scholar Name Research Topic / Area Institute   Status  Year Co-supervisor 
    Henna Salam Precast Concrete Structures (Tentative) NIT Calicut Ongoing 2024  
    Aswini A R Seismic Control of Multi-Storied Buildings (Tentative) NIT Calicut Ongoing 2023  
    Ajeesh C Hydrodynamics of Composite Aerofoil Shells subjected to Underwater Blast (Tentative) NIT Calicut Ongoing 2023 Dr. Anil Kumar Dash
    Israh Latheef Mechanical Couplers Grouted with Industrial Waste Materials (Tentative) NIT Calicut Ongoing 2023 Dr. Jayachandran K
    Maghna T K Torsional Response of Tall Asymmetric Buildings (Tentative) NIT Calicut Ongoing 2023  
    Jyothi J Nair Post-Seismic and Post-Blast Fire Resistance of RCC and Steel Structures NIT Calicut Ongoing 2022  
    Akshara S P Buildings with Structural Irregularity Subjected to Seismic and Blast Loading NIT Calicut Ongoing 2021 Dr. T. M. Madhavan Pillai
    Dadi Rambabu Two-lift concrete Pavement with Different Concretes NIT Jalandhar Ongoing 2020 Dr. Shashi Kant Sharma
    Sandeep Singh Geopolymer concrete in Rigid Pavement NIT Jalandhar Ongoing 2020 Dr. Shashi Kant Sharma

      Student Name Dissertation Title Institute Year Co-supervisor 
    Ajith K Raj Analysis of Auxetic S-Shaped Structure Subjected to Accidental Blast During Launching of Rocket GEC-K 2024 Dr. Rajesh K N
    Vibha Asok Energy Extraction Optimization Study on The Vortex Induced Vibration of Elastically Mounted Rigid Cylinder NITC 2024 Dr. Prethiv Kumar R
    Jismi Muhammed Numerical Simulation of VIV Response of Cylindrical Structures NITC 2024 Dr. Prethiv Kumar R
    Gokul Mohan Damage Analysis due to Collision Between FOWT Spar Platform and Marine Animal NITC 2024  
    Anand Vishnu B Hydrodynamic Analysis of Semi-Submersible Offshore Wind Turnbine floater Subjected to Regular and Random Waves NITC 2024  
    Divakar A Damage Analysis of Two-way RCC Slab with Openings Subjected to Blast Loads Followed by Fire NITC 2024  
    Ayush Mishra Dynamic behaviour of floating offshore wind turbine mounted on spar platform under random waves NITC 2023 Dr. A P Shashikala
    Rakesh Pasunuti Analysis of Interdependence of Structural Irregularity in Connected Buildings NITJ 2022  
    Sabhadiya Renil A Correlation of Structural Irregularity in Circular Buildings Using Vital Signs NITJ 2022  
    Sachin Kumar Comparative Study of Confined Masonry Walls with Different Infill Materials NITJ 2022  
    Shashank Kumar Comparative Study of Site-Specific Response Spectra and IS Code Response Spectra NITJ 2022  
    Shubham Sharma Numerical Modelling of Overturning of High-Sided Vehicle Under High-Speed Winds NITJ 2022  
    Harsha V V Monitoring the Structural Health of Wind Turbine Rotor Blades Using Image Processing Techniques NITJ 2022 Mr. A G Rangaraj
    Ritik Saxena Optimum Design Parameters of Damped Outrigger System for High Rise Buildings NITJ 2021 Dr. S P Singh
    Amandeep Singh Experimental Studies on HYSD Bars Joined with Threaded Mechanical Coupler NITJ 2021  
    Anand Kumar Analysis of I-Section Composite Beam with Winding Wire and Metal Strap for Development Of Effective Bond NITJ 2021 Dr. Shailja Bawa
    M Rachel Finite Element Analysis of Cylindrical Shaped Shells for Impact Loading MITS 2021 Dr. B P Mishra
    Sahil Rana Analysis of Submerged Floating Tunnel for Blast and Impact Loading NITJ 2021  
    Pushpendra Singh Deflection Based Criteria for Lateral Torsional Buckling of Steel Beams NITJ 2021  
    Sachin Jain Analysis of Inclined Pylon Cable Stayed Bridges for Accidental Loss of Cables NITJ 2021  
    Archana A R Parametric and Interaction Studies on Torsional Irregularities in Buildings NITJ 2021  
    R Nirmal Rakeshbhai Finite Element Analysis of RCC Tie End Connections Subjected to Light and Heavy Loading NITJ 2021  
    Lovepreet Singh Effectiveness of RCC Crown Hinge Reinforcement Detailing for a Three Hinged Arch NITJ 2021  
    Praveen Kumar K V Application of Generalised Beam Theory in Predicting Lateral Torsional Buckling of Thin-Walled Sections NITJ 2020 Dr. S K Sharma
    Nimaz Asharaf Mechanical and Durability Properties of Recycled Aggregate Geopolymer Concrete NITJ 2020 Dr. S P Singh
    P Nischala Static and Free Vibration Analysis of Stiffened Plates using FEA MITS 2020 Dr. B P Mishra
    P Kaveri Determination of Economical Base Width of Transmission Tower for Different Wind Zones MITS 2020 Dr. Joseph Prabhu
    V Thulasi Effect of Placement of Dampers on the Dynamic Characteristics of High Rise Residential Buildings MITS 2020 Dr. Joseph Prabhu
    B Rajendra Strengthening of Half Triangular Reinforced Concrete Slabs with Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymer Bond Model MITS 2020 Mr Balamurugan G
    Syed Kuddush Structural and Economic Characteristics of Modern Sustainable Buildings subjected to Heavy Landscaping MITS 2020 Dr. Aneesh Mathew
    D Abdul Khadhar Effects of Connected Bridges on High Rise Buildings under Seismic Loads MITS 2020 Dr. Joseph Prabhu
    P Venkataramana Effect of staircase location on Dynamic Characteristics of Buildings Subjected to Three-Dimensional Earthquake MITS 2020 Dr. Joseph Prabhu
    B Srikanth Torsional Irregularities of a Building with different Shear Wall Locations MITS 2020 Dr. Joseph Prabhu
    Aakhila S Study of Reinforced Foam Blocks subjected to Marine Environment and Morphological Study using SEM Analysis MITS 2019  
    R Sai Priyanka Sensitivity Analysis of Bracing Types for Axial Shortening MITS 2019  
    N S Manvitha Reddy Experimental Analysis of concrete with Sugarcane Bagasse Ash and Foundary Sand MITS 2019 Dr N A Reddy
    Bagallapalli Moorthi Effect of M-Sand replacement on mechanical and durability properties of HSC with RHA MITS 2019 Dr S Bali Reddy
    P Lalitha Sree Variability studies on material properties of clay Brick masonry MITS 2019 Dr Avadhoot Bhosale
    Masapalle Karthik Strengthening of reinforced concrete slab with CFRP using refined bond model MITS 2019 Mr Balamurugan G
    J Gowtham Numerical Simulation Studies of Buried Steel Pipelines under Reverse Fault MITS 2019 Dr Parivallal S
    A Surekha Experimental studies on material properties of fly ash brick masonry MITS 2019 Dr Avadhoot Bhosale
    R Yugandhar Study on properties of HSC mixed with Silica Fume and 100% M-Sand MITS 2019 Dr S Bali Reddy
    P Hitesh Numerical Studies on Ratcheting Behaviour of Straight Pipes MITS 2019 Dr Saravanan M
    K Anantha Raju Performance of Regular and Sloped Buildings under Seismic Loads MITS 2019 Dr N A Reddy
    Shaik Jaheed Ali Effect of M-Sand replacement on mechanical and durability properties of HSC with Silica fume MITS 2019 Dr S Bali Reddy
    G Neelima Experimental determination of the mechanical properties of AAC blocks MITS 2019 Dr Avadhoot Bhosale
    A Mohan Kumar Evaluation of properties using HSC containing RHA and M-Sand MITS 2019 Dr S Bali Reddy
    Videm Deepu Impact of wind forces on hoardings MITS 2019 Mr B P Mishra
    R Bhavana Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Slab With GFRP Using Refined Bond Model MITS 2019 Mr Balamurugan G
    I Bhargav Static and free vibration analysis of plates by FEA MITS 2019 Mr B P Mishra

      Student Name Parent Institute Year
    Shabeeh M A Excel Engineering College, Komarapalayam 2023
     Ajith K Raj Government College of Engineering, Kannur 2023

      Students Project Topic Institute Year
    Sanjay I K, Rohan Reghunath, Muhammed Abdullah Konderithodi Analysis of Mechanical Couplers NITC 2024
    Darla Satwik, Dasari Ravi Teja, Aduru Venkata Naga Sri Tej Effect of Explosion followed by Fire on a Structure NITC 2024
    Ashwin P, Muhammed Rabeeh N P, Nimshaj N Renovation of Auditorium in NIT Calicut NITC 2023
    Ankit Khairwa, Aditya Anand, Siyaram E-waste Management in NITC Campus NITC 2023
    Tanisha Gupta, Taniya, Varun Green Analysis of NIT Jalandhar NITJ 2022
    Sumer Meena, Sumit Sharma, Vikas Krishna, Varun Gupta Impact of Steel Fibres on Compressive Strength of Concrete NITJ 2022
    Harshil Bansal, Himanshu Gupta, Kritika, Harsh Deep, Himanshu Rai Seismic Analysis of RC Irregular Frame Structures for Different Parametric Irregularities NITJ 2021
    T Deekshitha, C Geetha Mounika, G Silpa Planning, Analysis, Design and Quantity Estimation of Indoor Stadium at MITS, Madanapalle MITS 2019
    G Charan Kumar, P Varun Kumar, M Reddy Sekhar, S Md Ismail Planning, Modelling, Analysis & Design of A Duplex Building Using BIM Technology and STAAD Pro MITS 2019

    Sl. No Year Tiltle Weblink
    30 2024 Using an appropriate rotation-based criterion to account for torsional irregularity in reinforced concrete buildings Link
    29 2024 Energy extraction and optimization studies on vortex-induced vibration of the elastically mounted rigid cylinder using wake oscillator model Link
    28 2024 Performance Evaluation of UHPC and UHPFRC in Pavement Applications Link
    27 2023 Evaluation of mechanical and durability properties along with flexural fatigue life of pavement quality geopolymer concrete Link
    26 2023 Influence of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Aggregates on Strength and Durability Properties of Concrete Mixes in Rigid Pavements Link
    25 2023 Evaluation of Roller Compacted Concrete for its Application as High Traffic Resisting Pavements with Fatigue Analysis Link
    24 2023 Heat resistance and sorptivity of an air-entrained concrete containing mineral admixtures and CBA Link
    23 2023 Properties Exhibited by Nanomaterial Based Geopolymers: A Review Link
    22 2023 Vulnerability Analysis of Critical Points in Three-Hinged Arch and Tie Connection Link
    21 2023 Determination of optimum design parameters of non-linear damped outrigger system for high-rise buildings Link
    20 2023 A review of research developments on submerged floating tunnel Link
    19 2023 A review of application of UHPFRC in bridges as an overlay Link
    18 2023 A review on suitability of roller-compacted concrete for constructing high traffic resisting pavements Link
    17 2023 Seismic analysis of a G+ 3 confined masonry building with AAC infill using SAP 2000 Link
    16 2022 A review on suitability of using geopolymer concrete for rigid pavement Link
    15 2022 Use of hazardous electric arc furnace dust in the construction industry: A cleaner production approach Link
    14 2022 Developing zero carbon emission pavements with geopolymer concrete: A comprehensive review Link
    13 2022 A comparative study on structural irregularity of open-office buildings Link
    12 2022 Evolving live load criteria in bridge design code guidelines–A case study of India based on IRC 6 Link
    11 2022 Comparative study of finite element analysis and generalized beam theory in prediction of lateral torsional buckling Link
    10 2021 A Critical Review of Displacement-Based Criteria for Torsional Irregularity of Buildings Link
    9 2021 Structural irregularity quantification in buildings using vital signs Link
    8 2021 Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Structures for Accidental Blast during Launching of a Rocket Link
    7 2021 Dynamic analysis of a tri-floater with vertical axis wind turbine supported at its centroid Link
    6 2020 Characterization and CFD Analysis of Traditional Vessels of Kerala Link
    5 2020 Static Analysis of Thin Plates: Bare and Stiffened Link
    4 2020 Free Vibration Analysis of Thin Plates: Bare Vs. Stiffened Link
    3 2019 Demand factor definition—A dimensionless parameter for Vertical Axis Wind Turbines Link
    2 2016 A new approach for optimization of Vertical Axis Wind Turbines Link
    1 2015 Regression Models for Predicting Force Coefficients of Aerofoils Link

    Sl. No Year Title Weblink
    21 2024 Impact of Column and Pontoon Stepping on the Response of a Semi-Submersible Floater  
    20 2023 A Technical Analysis of False Ceiling Failures Worldwide  
    19 2023 Estimation of Shear Wave Velocity at Varying Depth for Jalandhar, Punjab  
    18 2023 Analysis of Interdependence of Structural Irregularity in Connected Buildings Link
    17 2022 Correlation of Structural Irregularity in Circular Buildings Using Vital Signs Link
    16 2022 Finite Element Analysis of Cranked Beam with Reinforcement Detailing of SP 34 (1987) Link
    15 2022 Comparative Study of Site-Specific Response Spectra and IS Code Response Spectra Link
    14 2022 Analysis of I-Section Composite Beam with Winding Wire and Metal Strap for Development of Effective Bond Link
    13 2022 Parametric Studies and Optimization of Grid Shell Structures Using Genetic Algorithm Link
    12 2022 Structural and Economic Characteristics of Buildings with Different Fire Ratings as Per Indian Codes Link
    11 2022 Ductile Detailing Practices Using Confined Masonry—A Case Study of Himachal Pradesh Link
    10 2022 Comparative study of dampers on a G+ 26 storey building subjected to lateral loading Link
    9 2022 Development of pavement quality concrete with SCM’s, fibers and graphite Link
    8 2022 Strengthening of Deep Beam Using External Bonding of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Link
    7 2022 Torsional Irregularity of Buildings Subjected to Seismic Forces – A Review  
    6 2022 Experimental Studies on HYSD Bars Joined with Coupler Subjected to Tensile Load  
    5 2022 Analysis of Submerged Floating Tunnel for Varying Intensities of Blast Loading  
    4 2022 Analysis of Cable Stayed Bridge with Inclined Pylons for Cable Loss  
    3 2022 Application of Generalised Beam Theory in Predicting Lateral Torsional Buckling of Thin-Walled Steel Sections Link
    2 2021 High Performance Concrete Mixed with Combinations of Mineral Admixtures Link
    1 2013 An easily programmable analysis approach for vertical axis wind turbines Link

    Sl. No Year Title Weblink
    4 2022 Finite Element Analysis of RCC Tie End Connections Subjected to Light and Heavy Loading Link
    3 2022 Effectiveness of RCC Crown Hinge Reinforcement Detailing for a Three-Hinged Arch Link
    2 2022 Analysis of Accidental Collision of Blue Whale with Submerged Floating Tunnel Link
    1 2014 Development of a sustainable and real-time test set-up for the study of vertical axis wind turbines on campuses  

      Position held Organization From   To
    Student Counseling (Civil Engineering Association) NIT Calicut Aug 2023 Till Date
    Programme Co-ordinator (M-Tech [Offshore Structures] 2023 - 25 batch) NIT Calicut Aug 2023 Till Date
    M-Tech (Offshore Structures) Project Evaluation Panel NIT Calicut Aug 2022 Till Date
    Faculty Advisor (B-Tech 2022 - 26 batch) NIT Calicut Aug 2022 Till Date
    Structural lab incharge NIT Calicut Aug 2022 Aug 2023
    Co-coordinator of Jal Shakti NIT Jalandhar Mar 2021 Aug 2022
    Departmental Research Head MITS, Madanapalle April 2018 Nov 2019
    Departmental M-Tech Coordinator MITS, Madanapalle July 2018 Nov 2019

    - Best paper award in RAID 2024 conference (presented by M-Tech student Anand Vishnu) 

    - Best paper award in GC-RASM 2021 conference (presented by Ph.D. student Dadi Rambabu)

     - MHRD scholarship for pursuing Ph.D. (2011-16)

     - Outstanding Employee Award by Sterling Engineering Consultancy Pvt. Ltd. in 2008 

    - MHRD Scholarship for pursuing M-Tech (2005-07)

     - GATE-2005 (Civil Engineering) - All India Rank - 46

    Title of talk Delivered at Date
    Civil Engineers role in Disaster Management and Curbing Climate Change MES College of Engineering, Kuttippuram (online) Sept 2021
    Ductile Detailing Pactices in High Seismic Zones Rajiv Gandhi Govt. Engg. College, Himachal Pradesh (online) Sept 2020