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Apart from imparting the general subject knowledge to the students and guiding them in their project work (s), the faculty members are encouraged at every level to pursue their research and publish papers periodically and also attend conferences on a regular basis. They are also encouraged to go for higher studies when ever possible. Research is mostly encouraged where there is not only global application (s) but also down - to - earth applications of immediate surroundings and the society.

Department of Civil Engineering has initiated research on thrust areas like

  • Structural Engineering

  • Water Resources Engineering

  • Soil Mechanics

  • Environmental Engineering

  • Transportation Engineering

  • Concrete Technology

  • Watershed Management

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics

  • Water resources Systems analysis, optimal Irrigation planning & reservoir operation


  • The research publications and presentations are

    Dr. M.Murali

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 Some studies on the impact of on-site sanitation systems on ground water quality through water quality index Journal IJEP-34(11), 930-949 November 2014

    Dr. A.Srinivasa Prasad

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 Optimal Irrigation Planning Under Water Scarcity Journal Journal of Irrigation & Drainage, American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol.132, Issue 3, May-June, 2006
    2 Optimal Annual Allocation Model Of Large Storage Based Irrigation Project By Multi Level Approach Journal Journal of Irrigation and Drainage, Springer (Under Review)
    3 Short Term Real Time Reservoir Operation for Irrigation Journal Journal of Water Resources Planning & Management, American Society of Civil Engineers (Under Review)
    4 Optimal Irrigation Planning Model for an Existing Storage Based Irrigation System in India Journal Journal of Irrigation and Drainage, Springer Publication (Under Review)
    5 Optimal Annual Irrigation Planning Model for Nagarjuna Sagar Reservoir Project by Multilevel Approach National Conference Sustainable Water Resources Management and Impact of Climate Change organized by BITS,Pilani- Hyderabad campus Mar, 2010
    6 Reservoir Inflow Forecasting by Artificial Neural Networks National Conference Mathmatical Modelling in Engineering & Technologies organized by Stanley College of Engineering & Technology, Hyderabad 13th&14th, Feb,2010
    7 Simulation of water surface profile in Periyar Main canal National Conference Recent Advances in Fluid Mechanics & Solid Mechanics conducted by NIT, Rourkela Feb, 2010
    8 Minimum cost design of looped pipe network National Conference Recent Advances in Fluid Mechanics & Solid Mechanics conducted by NIT, Rourkela Feb, 2010
    9 Estimation of Crop water requirements and Optimal Irrigation scheduling of major crops under NSRC command area National conference Watershed management and Impact of Environmental changes on Water Resources, organized by Dept. of Civil Engineering ,JNTU, Hyderabad. Feb,2007
    10 An LP model for optimal Reservoir Operation for Gundlakamma Reservoir Project International Conference Hydrology and Watershed Management conducted by Centre for Water Resources at JNTU, Hyderabad December 5-8, 2006.
    11 Optimum Weekly Irrigation Planning Model for an existing storage based irrigation system in India International Symposium Recent Advances in Water Resources Development and Management" organized at IIT, Roorkee November 23-25, 2005
    12 Seasonal Crop Production Functions of Major Crops Under NSRC Command Area National Conference Recent Advances in Civil Engineering" organized by KITS, Warangal December, 2003

    Mr. M.V.Raju

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 Pollution Prevention study using Remote Sensing and GIS: A model study from Visakhapatnam district, Andhra Pradesh" Journal International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (IJEST), Vol. 3 No. 6, pp- 4581- 4587, ISSN : 0975-5462 June 2011
    2 "An Integrated Multistage And Multicriteria Analytical Hierarchy Process GIS Model For Landfill Siting: A Model" Journal International Journal of Modern Engineering Research (IJMER), Vol.1, Issue1, pp-40-51, ISSN: 2249-6645 2011
    3 "CREATION OF INTEGRATED RURAL DEVELOPMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM USING REMOTESENSING AND GIS - A MODAL STUDY ON PRAKASAM DISTRICT, A.P", Journal International Journal on Computer Science and Engineering (IJCSE), Vol. 3 No. 11, pp. 3587 - 3595, ISSN: 0975-3397. November 2011
    4 "Satellite based Potential Fishing Zones Identification: A Model Study from India" Journal International Journal of Biological Sciences and Engineering (IJBSE), Vol. 02, No.03, , pp. 243-248, ISSN 0976-1519 September 2011
    5 "Land Use/Land Cover and Geomorphological Characteristics Study Using Remote sensing and GIS: A Model Study from Arunachal Pradesh" Journal Oriental Journal of Computer Science and Technology (OJCST), Vol. 4 No. 02, pp. 341 - 349, ISSN: 0974-6471 December 2011,
    6 "PREPARATION OF AGRICULTURAL CAPABILITY MAP FOR PROPER MANAGEMENT OF LAND RESOURCES USING REMOTESENSING AND GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM: A MODEL STUDY" Journal International Journal of Applied Engineering and Technology (IJAET), Vol. 1 (1) pp. 32-40, ISSN: 2277-212x October-December 2011
    7 "Creation of Information System for Identification of Ground Water Pollution Prevention Zones Using Remote sensing and GIS: A Model Study" Journal International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering (IJTAE), Volume 1, Issue 2, pp. 145-151, ISSN 2250-2459. December 2011
    8 "Identification of Ambient Air Pollution Prevention Zones Using Remotesensing and GIS: A Model Study" Journal International Journal of Current World Environment (CWE), Volume 6 No. 2, , pp. 207-215 December 2011
    9 "Creation of Web Based Mandal Level Information System Using Remote Sensing & GIS and Visual Basic Programe - A Model Study" Journal International Journal of Engineering and Technology (IJET), Vol.3 (6), pp.361-372, ISSN:0975-4024. Jan 2012
    10 "Development of Decision Support System For Physical Characteristics Mapping Using Remote Sensing & GIS And Visual Basic Programe" Journal Global Journal of Computer Application and Technology (GJCAT), Vol. 1 (4), 2011, pp. 752-761, ISSN: 2249-1945. Dec 2011
    11 "Analysis and Interpretation of Land Resources Using Remote Sensing and GIS: A Case Study" Journal International Journal of Advances in Engineering & Technology (IJAET), Volume-2,Issue-1, , pp. 309-314, ISSN: 2231-1963. Jan 2012
    12 "CREATION OF REMOTESENSING AND GIS BASED PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR SURFACE WATER MANAGEMENT : A MODEL STUDY" Journal International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications (IJERA), Vol. 2, Issue 2, , pp.573-580, ISSN: 2248-9622. Apr 2012
    13 "ESTIMATION OF GROUND WATER POTANTIAL ZONES USING REMOTE SENSING AND GIS: A MODEL STUDY" Journal International Journal of Advanced Scientific Research And Technology(IJASRT) ISSUE 2, VOLUME 2 ISSN: 2249-9954 APRIL 2012
    14 "Plankton Biodiversity as Indicators of the Ecological Status of River Moosi, Hyderabad, India" Journal International Journal of Earth science and Engineering, P.P. 587-592 Volume 05, No. 03 (01), ISSN 0974-5904 June 2012
    15 "PREPARATION OF SOIL MAP USING REMOTE SENSING AND GIS: A CASE STUDY FROM ANDHRAPRADESH" Conference International Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Development, Issue 4, Vol.2, P.P. 138-146, ISSN - 2249-6149 Feb-March 2014
    16 "SOIL/SEDIMENTS QUALITY ASSESSMENT OF PEDDA CHERUVU:A MODEL STUDY" in the International conference on "BIODIVERSITY AND AQUATIC TOXICOLOGY(UGC SPNSORED)" , Conference Department of Zoology & Aquaculture , Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur Dist, Andhra Pradesh 12th to 14th February 2011
    17 "Impacts of improper disposal of domestic solid waste materials on human health - A Model Study" in the International conference on "CLIMATE CHANGE, FOREST RESOURCE AND ENVIRONMENT (ICCFRE-2011)", Conference organized by Department of Environmental Sciences, with National Environmentalists Association, at University of Kerala, Thiruwanthapuram, India during 9th to 11th December 2011
    18 "An Integrated study for identification of solid waste disposal site selection using Remote Sensing and GIS: A Model Study" in the National Seminar on "ADVANCES IN HYGIENE SCIENCES, BIODIVERSITY & AQUATIC TOXICOLOGY" Conference at Department of Zoology & Aquaculture , Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur Dist, Andhra Pradesh During 18th & 19th December,2011
    19 "Economically Viable Industrial Waste Water Treatment Technology using Membranes" in the International conference on "Role of Green Technologies for Sustainable Development" Conference at Department of Civil Engineering, Guru Nanak Institutions Technical Campus, Ibrahimpatnam, R.R.District, Hyderabad,A.P.,India during 30th - 31st March,2012
    20 "Application of Ultrasound Technology for Water and Waste Water Treatment", at National Seminar on "MODERN TRENDS IN CHEMICAL SCIENCES (MTCS-2013)", Conference Organized by Department of Chemistry, University College of Sciences, Acharaya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur, A.P. India during 20th & 21st December 2013
    21 "Production of Energy from Oil Cakes", at National Seminar Cum Workshop on "INDIAN PETROLEUM AND NON-CONVENTIONAL ENERGY RESOURCES - PRESENT TRENDS AND FUTURISTIC INITIATIVES (PETRO FEST - 2013)", Conference Organized by Delta studies institute , Andhra university, Visakhapatnam, India during 27th, 28th & 29th December 2013
    22 "Management of Environmental Pollution towards Sustainable development by using Nano-Technology", at National workshop on "GREEN CHEMISTRY , ITS NEEDS AND ROLE IN OUR SOCIETY (GCRS-2014)" Conference University Grants Commission Sponsored (UGC) ,Organized by Department of Chemistry, Dharma Apparao College , Nuzvid , Krishna, A.P. India. during 10th February 2014
    23 " AN OVERVIEW OF REMOTESENSING AND GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM ON ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT", at National Seminar on " RENEWABLE ENERGIES, ECOSYSTEMS AND SUSTINABLE ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT Conference Sponsored by University Grants Commission (UGC) , Organized by Department of Environmental Sciences , Acharaya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur, A.P. India. during 20th & 21st February 2014
    24 "MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT: A MODEL STUDY ON GUNTUR MUNICIPALITY, ANDHRA PRADESH." , at National conference on Role of Chemistry in Energy Development and Environmental Protection (RCEE 2014), Conference Organized by Department of Chemistry, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati& Association of Environmental Analytical Chemistry of India ( AEACI) , Mumbai, Sponsored by Defence Research & Development Organization , Govt. of India, New Delhi. during 03th & 04th March 2014
    25 "GROUND WATER MANAGEMENT OF VISAKHAPATNAM BY USING REMOTE SENSING AND GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM: A MODEL STUDY"in proceedings of National Conference on 'Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (RACE - 2K14), Conference Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, CMR Technological Campus, Hyderabad. P.P: 91 - 96, ISBN - 13/978-81-929195-0-8 On March 22nd2014,
    26 "Waste Water Treatment in a Bulk Drug Industry", at National seminar on "100 YEARS OF ACTIVATED SLUDGE PROCESS AND ITS APPLICATION TO INDUSTRIAL WASTE WATER AND COMMON EFFLUENT TREATMENT PLANTS IN INDIA", Conference sponsored by Central Pollution Control Board and The Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India , Organized by Jeedimetla Effluent Treatment Limited in collaboration with Indian Environmental Association (Mumbai) , at Marigold Hotel, Hyderabad during 28th & 29th March, 2014
    27 Ground Water Management of Visakhapatnam By Using Remote Sensing And Geographical Information System: A Model Study" National Journal P.P: 91 - 96, ISBN - 13/978-81-929195-0-8. March 22nd 2014
    28 Quality Assessment of Tarakarama Nagar Lake: A Model Study" National Journal P.P: 112 - 113, ISBN - 978-93-82829-90-4 June 2014
    29 "Application of Geographical Information System (GIS) on Solid Waste Management : A Model Study From Vijayawada Municipal Corporation, Andhra Pradesh " Conference In association with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) , During, Organized by A.U. College of Engineering (A), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. 30th June 2014 to 01st July 2014
    30 "Quality Assessment of Tarakarama Nagar Lake: A Model Study " Conference Organized by Centre for Chemical Sciences & Technology , Institute of Science & Technology, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University , Hyderabad, Telangana,India 23rd 24th & 25th June 2014
    31 "Assessment of Pollution Levels on Chowdavaram Lake with Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System (GIS) Applications " Conference In association with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) , During, Organized by A.U. College of Engineering (A), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. 30th June 2014 to 01st July 2014
    32 Preparation of Soil Quality Index for Evaluation of Industrial Effluents Impact on Bibinagar Lake Soils And Sediments Journal International Journal of Applied Environmental Sciences (IJAES) ISSN No: 0973-6077, Volume 9, Number 5, Oct. 2014, PP. No: 2359-2369
    33 Preparation of Compost for Remediation of Contaminated Soils and Sediments of Pedda Cheruvu : A Model Study Journal International Journal of Applied Environmental Sciences (IJAES) ISSN No: 0973-6077 , Volume 9, Number 5, November 2014, PP. No: 2677-2686.
    34 A Statistical Evaluation of Binganapalli Cheruvu Soils and Sediments Pollution : A Model Study Journal International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER) ISSN No: 0973-4562 ,vol.9 , No. 23,December 2014, PP.20951-20972
    35 Disruption of Water Quality due to Regional Activities in Surrounding Areas of Angalakuduru Region : A Case Study Conference Sustainability and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems in Semiarid Areas" , Sponsored by University Grants Commission (UGC - SERO) During 07th & 08th January 2015, Organized by Department of zoology, Govt. UG & PG College, Anathapuram, A.P.,India.
    36 Remote Sensing & Geographical Information System - An Emerging Perspective of Environmental Engineering Conference Sustainable Environment Through Green Energy (SETGEN-2015) Sponsored by University Grants Commission (UGC - SERO) During 27th & 28th February 2015, Organized by National Green Corps, Department of Environmental Sciences & Renewable Energy , Andhra Loyola College, VJA, In-Association with Krishna University , Machilipatnam, A.P., India.
    37 A Decision Support Spatial Distribution Model to Assess Heavy Metals Concentrations using Geomatics Journal International Journal of Applied Chemistry (IJAC) ISSN No: 0973-1792, Volume 11, Number 1 (2015), PP. No:45-62

    Mr. R.V. Ramana

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Month & Year of publication
    1 Contamination effect of back waters in Vaddimukkala and Mulukudur villages of Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh International Journal 2014
    2 Ground water quality in coastal part of Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh International Journal May 2014

    Mr. P.Padma Rao

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 "THERMAL BEHAVIOUR OF CONCRETE" Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 69-74 JAN TO JUNE 2014
    2 "A STUDY ON USE OF RICE HUSK ASH IN CONCRETE Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 74-89. JAN TO JUNE 2014

    Mr. P.S.S.R Teja

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 "TRIPLE BLENDING OF CEMENT CONCRETE WITH FLY ASH AND GROUND GRANULATED BLAST FURNACE SLAG" Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 54-58 JAN TO JUNE 2014
    2 TRIPLE BLENDING OF CEMENT CONCRETE WITH FLY ASH AND GROUND GRANULATED BLAST FURNACE SLAG" conference Organized by sir c.r.reddy engg. college , Eluru, A.P. 24-25 jan 2014,

    Mr. P.V.S.J Yaswanth

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 "EFFECT OF RECURING ON STRENGTH RECOVERY OF THERMALLY DETERIORATED BLENDED CONCRETES SUBJECTED TO ELEVATED TEMPERATURES COOLED IN AIR" Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 59-68. JAN TO JUNE 2014
    2 A study on desiccation and hydraulic conductivity of modified Bentonite amended with fly ash and silica fume conference National Conference on Recent Advances in Geo-Sciences,Engineering & Technology, at JNTU Kakinada" during 20th & 21st December 2012
    3 "Effect of Recurring on Strength Recovery of Thermally Deteriorated Blended Concretes Subjected to Elevated Temperatures Cooled in Air", conference Organized by sir c.r.reddy engg. college , Eluru, A.P. during 20th & 21st December 2012

    Mr. A.Pradhan Kumar

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 "A STUDY ON USE OF RICE HUSK ASH IN CONCRETE " Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 74-89. JAN TO JUNE 2014
    2 "A Study on Use of Rice Husk Ash in Concrete", at national conference on recent development in earthquake engineering and concrete technology conference Organized by sir c.r.reddy engg. college , Eluru, A.P. 24-25 Jan 2014

    Ms. V.Bhavitha Chowdary

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 "EFFECT OF RECURING ON STRENGTH RECOVERY OF THERMALLY DETERIORATED BLENDED CONCRETES SUBJECTED TO ELEVATED TEMPERATURES COOLED IN AIR" Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 59-68. JAN TO JUNE 2014
    2 "Effect of Recurring on Strength Recovery of Thermally Deteriorated Blended Concretes Subjected to Elevated Temperatures Cooled in Air", conference Organized by sir c.r.reddy engg. college , Eluru, A.P. 24-25 Jan 2014

    Mr. K.Hanuma

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 "EFFECT OF RECURING ON STRENGTH RECOVERY OF THERMALLY DETERIORATED BLENDED CONCRETES SUBJECTED TO ELEVATED TEMPERATURES COOLED IN AIR" Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 59-68. JAN TO JUNE 2014
    2 "Effect of Recurring on Strength Recovery of Thermally Deteriorated Blended Concretes Subjected to Elevated Temperatures Cooled in Air", conference Organized by sir c.r.reddy engg. college , Eluru, A.P. 24-25 Jan 2014

    Mr. K.Leela Krishna

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 "GIS Application in Land Use Planning of Vijayawada Urban Area" Journal International Journal of Oceans and Oceanography, ISSN 0973 -2667 VOL 7, ,P.P. 83-92. NUMBER 1(2013)
    2 "Urban sprawl change detection analysis of Vijayawada city using multi temporal remote sensing data" Journal Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research ISSN 0975-7384, Volume 6, Number 11 (2014), P.No. 728-734.

    Mr. B.Bhaskar Singh

    Sno Title of the paper Journal paper/Conference papers Name of the journal / Conference Month & Year of publication
    1 THERMAL BEHAVIOUR OF CONCRETE Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 69-74. JAN TO JUNE 2014
    2 "A STUDY ON USE OF RICE HUSK ASH IN CONCRETE " Journal International Journal of Education and Applied Research ISSN: 2249-4944, VOL 4 ISSUE SPL II, pp 74-89. JAN TO JUNE 2014

    Dr. (Ms.) Almelu Mangamma V. Hebsur

  • Resource Speaker - Delivered lecture on 'Ground Penetrating Radar' in QIP Short Term Training Programme on 'Advances in Geotechnical Engineering' held during May 11-15, 2015 at IIT Bombay.

  • Conference Proceeding - Hebsur, A. V., Muniappan, N., Rao, E. P. and Venkatachalam, G. (2015). "GPR based subsurface geotechnical exploration", Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems (SAGEEP), March 22-26, 2015, Austin, Texas, USA. (Presented).


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