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Dr. Santhoshkumar G.

Assistant Professor (SG)

Dr. Santhoshkumar G. currently serves as Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.) at the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore. He works in the area of computational. . .

Bio

Dr. Santhoshkumar G. currently serves as Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.) at the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore. He works in the area of computational and experimental geomechanics, soil dynamics and geotechnical earthquake engineering.

Education

  • 2015-2020: Ph. D.
    Geotechnical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India.
  • 2010-2012: M.Tech
    Geotechnical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India.
  • 2004-2008: B.E.
    Civil Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore

Experience

Year Affiliation
March 2021 – Present Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.),
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
July 2020 – March 2021 Senior Research Fellow,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India
June 2012 – December 2014 Assistant Professor,
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
April 2010 – June 2010 Project Associate,
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
September 2008 – June 2009 Engineer (Civil),
Gammon India Limited, Mumbai

Research Interest

  • Numerical and analytical methods in geomechanics
  • Earth pressure on retaining walls
  • Interaction effect of footings and anchors
  • Effect of earthquake on geotechnical structures
  • Analysis of pile foundations
Publications

Book Chapter

Journal Article

Awards & Recognition
  • Best paper presentation in Indian Geotechnical Conference 2020.
  • Recipient of Foundation Awards 2019, fromInternational Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (ISSMGE), London.
  • Finalist in Research Awards at IACMAG symposium 2019 at IIT Gandhinagar, India.

 

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