Dr.S.Robert Ravi

Overview:

Dr.S.Robert Ravi is working as Professor  & Head in the Department of Civil Engineering at SSMIET for the past one year. He is having 16 years of teaching experience and 7 years of industrial experience.

He had completed his Research in Retrofitting of Structures and he is an approved guide under Anna University , Karunya University and Karpagam university. He is a member of 15 professional bodies.

Education:

Ph.D. – Civil Engineering, Karunya University ,Coimbatore, 2011

M.E – Structural Engineering  , Karunya University,Coimbatore, 2006

B.E - Civil Engineering, Thiagarajar College of Engineering. Madurai, 1990

Research :

Dr.S.Robert Ravi’s area of Research was “Retrofitting of Structures” and he is an Approved guide for Ph.D for Anna University , Karunya University and Karpagam University. He is now guiding 6 number of candidates for their Ph.D

Award:

Dr.S.Robert Ravi was awarded with ‘Bharat Shiksha Ratan Award’ in the Year 2012 for the ‘Award of Excellence’ by Zonal round of IBCC India.

Publications:

Dr.S.Robert Ravi has published 37 journals in both National level and International Level in many topics related to Reinforced Concrete elements. He published 16 International journals and 3 National journals and presented papers in 11 International conferences and 7 National conferences

International Journals :

  1. Experimental investigation on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joints with CFRP subjected to Load reversal, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research (IJAER , ISSN 0973-4562 )Vol.5,No.1(2010) pp 109-120.
  2. Experimental investigation on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joints with GFRP subjected to Load reversal , International Journal of Earth science and Engineering ( IJEE , ISSN 0974-5904 )Vol.3,No.2(2010) pp 289-300.
  3. Experimental investigation on the influence of axial load and lateral ties on reinforced concrete beam-column joints , International Journal of Civil and Structures (IJCS ISSN 0973-8061)–Vol.2, No.2(2009) pp 071- 076.
  4. Experimental Investigation on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joints with sisal fiber wrap subjected to Load reversal, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research (IJAER , ISSN 0973-4562 )Vol.5,No.8 (2010) pp1393-1401.
  5. Experimental Investigation on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joints with GFRP-CFRP hybrid fiber wrap subjected to Load reversal, International Journal of Mechanics and Solids (IJMS, ISSN 0973-1881) Vol.5,No.1(2010), pp. 61-69.
  6. Experimental Investigation on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joints with AFRP wrap subjected to Load reversal, International Journal of Emerging Technology and Applications in Engineering Technology and science.(I-ETA-ETS, ISSN 0974-3562) July’10-December’10, Vol.3, Issue 2 , pp. 52-57.
  7. Experimental Investigation on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joints with GFRP-AFRP hybrid wrapping. International Journal Civil and Structural Engineering (IJCSE, ISSN 0976-4399) Vol.1,No.2 (2010), pp.245-253.
  8. Finite element modeling on behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joints with CFRP wrapping, International Journal Civil and Structural Engineering (IJCSE, ISSN 0976-4399) Vol.1,No.3 (2010), pp.576- 582.
  9. Finite element modeling of reinforced concrete beam column joints retrofitted with carbon fiber reinforced polymer wrap., International Journal of Res Engineeria, 2011,Vol. 1,Issue 1,pp 27-30.
  10. Finite element modeling of reinforced concrete beam column joints retrofitted with GFRP wrapping, International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET, ISSN 0976 - 6308) 2011,Vol.2,No.1,pp 36-40.
  11. Experimental investigation on the behavior of reinforced concrete beam retrofitted with banana fiber sheet, ,International Journal of Innovative research ,engineering and technology (IJIRSET,ISSN 2319-8753),Vol.II,Issue VII, July 2013,Impact factor 1.672.
  12. Effects Of Water Quality On Hydration and Compressive Strength Of Plain Cement Concrete, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research ISSN 0973-4562 Volume 9, Number 22 (2014) pp. 16895-16908 , Annexure II.
  13. Experimental study on flexural behavior of reinforced concrete hollow core sandwich beams. International journal of advanced research in Science and Engineering. IJARSE, ISSN-2319-8354(E) Vol. No.4, Special Issue (01), March 2015,pp 937-946.
  14. Experimental study on flexural and shear behavior of fiber reinforced concrete beams , International Journal of Advances in Natural and Applied sciences,             ISSN 1995-0772,2016 ,Jan 10 (1) pages 57-64
  15. Study on strengthening of RC beam column joint using Hybrid FRP composites, Updated list of journal, Circuits and systems , Scientific research publishing 2016,Vol.7, pp 2846-2856.
  16. Treatment of tannery wastewater by activated sludge process, International journal of elixir renewable energy, 102(2017), pp 44280-44285

 

International Conference:                                 

  1. Effect of anchorage length on performance of reinforced concrete beam-column joints-Proceedings of the International conference on advances in materials and technology , 7th - 9th Jan 2010 V.L.B. Janakiammmal College of Engg. & Tech. , Coimbatore.
  2. Finite Element Modeling of Reinforced Concrete Beam Column Joints Retrofitted with Aramid Fiber Reinforced Polymer Sheets. Proceedings of International Conference on Adaptive Technologies for Sustainable Growth (ICATS-2011) pp 7-10 , 16th-18th July 2011 at Paavai Engineering College, Nammakal.
  3. Experimental investigation on the behavior of reinforced concrete beam retrofitted with Jute fiber sheet-Proceedings of the International Conference on Current trends in Engineering and Technology, 3rd July 2013, Akshaya college of Engg.& Technology, Coimbatore.
  4. Correlation Based Damage Detection for Structural Health Assessment,13th &14th March, ICCCIM’14,S.R.M University, Chennai.
  5. Behavior of RCC Flexural member Under Shock Loading, 13th &14th March , ICCCIM’14,S.R.M University, Chennai.
  6. Experimental Investigation on behavior of Self Healing Concrete, International conference on ‘Science, Engineering & Technology @ VIT on 6th & 7th May 2014.
  7. Vibration based damage detection for Structural Health Assessment, International conference on ‘Science ,Engineering & Technology @ VIT on 6th & 7th May 2014.
  8. Numerical Investigations on Blast protection system with metallic tube core sandwich panels, International conference on sustainable energy and built environment, VIT, Vellore on 12th & 13th March 29, 2015.
  9. Experimental study on flexural and shear behavior of fiber reinforced concrete beams, International Conference on recent trends in mechanical and civil engineering – ICRTMCE’16 @ Christian college of Engineering & Technology , Dindigul between 17th -19th March 2016.
  10. Treatment of combined waste water by activated sludge process, International conference on Recent trends in structural and Environmental Engineering – ICRTCEE – 16 @ University college of Engineering , Dindigul on 23rd May 2016.
  11. Prediction based performance evaluation in beam column joint with the aid of artificial neural network. ICRTCEE – 16 @ University college of Engineering, Dindigul on 23rd May 2016.

 

National Journals :

  1. Strength characteristics of concrete with Indian metakolin and rice hush ash , Journal of Advances in chemistry , ISSN 2321-807X,SL.NO:5504,pp 6140-6150 Annexure –I
  2. Experimental investigation on influence of development length in retrofitted reinforced beam-column joints – NBM&CW, April 2009 pp 148-158
  3. Experimental Investigation on behavior of reinforced Beam-Column Joint retrofitted with FRP wrap subjected to static load – NBM&CW, Oct 2009 pp 204-218.

National Conferences:

  1. Studies on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joint using CFRP wrapping – Proceedings of the national conference on recent developments in concrete technology , 21st&22nd December.2006 , Govt. College of Tech., Coimbatore.
  2. Experimental Investigation on the retrofitted reinforced concrete beam-column joint using CFRP wrapping- Proceedings of the national conference on frontline areas in civil engineering , 20th -21st April.2007., V.L.B.Janakiammmal College of Engg & Tech. , Coimbatore
  3. Finite element modeling on the behavior of reinforced concrete beam-column joint retrofitted with GFRP wrapping - Proceedings of the national conference on innovations in civil engineering, 20th April, 2010., Kumaraguru College of Tech., Coimbatore.
  4. Finite element modeling on the behavior of retrofitted reinforced concrete beam column joints Proceedings of the National conference on Advancements in concrete Technology, 23rd &24th September,2010., K.S.R College of Tech., Tiruchengode.
  5. Finite element modeling on the reinforced concrete beam column joints retrofitted with Aramid FRP sheets, Proceedings of the National conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering Research, 26th January 2011., Karpagam University,Coimbatore.
  6. Finite element modeling on the reinforced concrete beam column joints retrofitted with Aramid FRP sheets, Proceedings of the National conference on Earthquake and Structural Engineering , NCESE - 2011, on 15th & 16th Sep’ 2011., V.L.B.Janakiammmal College of Engg & Tech. , Coimbatore.
  7. Influence of self Healing Agent on Concrete, National conference on LACE’14 on 10th April 2014@ SNS college of Technology,Coimbatore.

Experience:

Dr.Robert Ravi is having 16 years of teaching and 7 years of industrial experience

Teaching Experience:

  • Professor & Head in the Department of Civil Engineering at P.S.R Engineering College, Sivakasi from November 2011 to August 2015
  • Associate Professor / Professor & Head in the Department of Civil Engineering at Hindusthan college of Engg. &Tech., Coimbatore from December 2010 to             November 2012
  • Senior Lecturer/Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at Karunya University from July 2007 to November 2010
  • Lecturer in the Department of Civil Engineering at Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Tech., Coimbatore from April 2006 to May 2007
  • Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer & H.O.D in the Department of Civil Engineering at N.Polytechnic , Sankarankoil from October 1997 to December 2001
  • Associate Lecturer in the Department of Civil Engineering at  A.V.M.M Polytechnic, Madurai from June 1992 to April 1994

Industrial Experience:

  • Worked in Various Constructions companies like The sun constructions - Coimbatore, NEPC - MICO LIMITED - Chennai and CONSTRUCTIONS INDIA - Madurai.
  • He involved in many projects like infiltration well project for TWAD, Highway & Building project, Bunk House project for ONGC, Wind Turbine project for NEPC, Coal Jetty project for Port Trust.

Key Note/Guest Lecture/ Convener/Chairperson Dr.S.Robert Ravi has delivered his address on various topics in Symposium, Workshops and Faculty Development Programme held in various Engineering Colleges.

 

  1. Key note address ‘Basalt FRP Composites’ delivered and chairperson for a technical session in the National conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering Research, 26th January 2011., Karpagam University, Coimbatore.

  2. Jancivil’11 symposium on 17.03.2011 at Jansons Institute of Tech., Coimbatore.

  3. Aviaka’11 symposium on 16.09.2011at RVS Engg.College., Coimbatore.

  4. Rockfest’12 symposium on 24.02.2011 at P.S.N Engg. College , Tirunelveli.

  5. National level Workshop on ‘Total Station & GPS’ on 11.01.2012 at Hindusthan college of Engg.& Tech , Coimbatore

  6. Renaissance’12 symposium on 07.03.2012 at Hindusthan college of Engg.& Tech , Coimbatore

  7. National seminar on ‘Sustainable Development’ on 14.03.2012 at Hindusthan college of Engg.& Tech , Coimbatore

  8. National conference ‘LTIME’12 on 15.03.2012 at Info Institute of Tech, Coimbatore.

  9. Sessional speaker on FDP ‘Structural Analysis-I’ on 17.06.2013 at Janson’s Institute of Tech., Coimbatore

  10. Inagural address and session judge for Symposium Vernieuwers’13 on 10.10.13 at Sowdambika Engineering college, Arupukottai.

  11. FDP-Guest lecture about “Retrofitting of Structures” on 07.11.2013 at  PACR Polytechnic, Rajapalayam.

  12. Sessional speaker on ‘Advancements in concrete composites’ on 24.02.2014 at  Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil

Programmes Organised: Dr.S.Robert Ravi had organized 10 number programmes including National seminars, Faculty Development Programme, Workshop and Symposium in Various Engineering Colleges

  1. National level Workshop on ‘Total Station and GPS’ on 11.02.2012 at Hindusthan college of Engg.& Tech., CBE

  2. National seminar on ‘Sustainable development’ on 18.02.2012 at    Hindusthan college of Engg.& Tech., CBE

  3. National level Technical symposium Renaissance’2012 on 07.03.2012 at Hindusthan college of Engg.& Tech., CBE

  4. Faculty development programme on ‘Structural solution using STAAD Pro’ on 23rd&24th Aug’12 at Hicet, Coimbatore

  5. Work shop on ‘Total station & GPS’ on 24.01.2013 @ P.S.R Engg. College, Sivakasi.

  6. National Conference on Recent Trends in Civil Engg (RACE-13), 16.04.2013 at P.S.R Engg. College, Sivakasi.

  7. Workshop on ‘Construction Safety Management’ on 08.08.2013 at P.S.R Engg. College, Sivakasi.

  8. Workshop on ‘Introduction to software application in civil engineering’ on 26.02.2014 at P.S.R Engg. College, Sivakasi.

  9. Seminar on ‘Highway pavements –Design & Constructions’ on 28.02.2014 at P.S.R Engg. College, Sivakasi.

  10. Workshop on ‘Practices on ETAB & SAP 2000’ on 16.02.2015. at P.S.R Engg. College, Sivakasi.

 Membership : Dr.S.Robert Ravi is now being a member of various Professional bodies.

 

  1. Fellow in Institution of Valuers (F.I.V-F-22200)

  2. Fellow in Indian Association of Structural Engineering (IAstructE – F 259)

  3. Fellow in International Association of Engineering and Management Education (IAEME)

  4. Member in Indian Society of Technical Education (MISTE –L 12466)

  5. Member in Institute of Engineers ( MIE – M 139764/2 )

  6. Member in Indian Association for Structural Rehabilitation (IASTR – A 00125)

  7. Member in Cafet-Innova Technical society (MCITS)

  8. Member in International Association of Engineers (IAENG)

  9. Member in Structural Engineering form of India ( SEFI)

  10. Member in the Institution of Civil Engineers (India) – ICE (I)

  11. Member in Indian Society for Non-Destructive Testing – (MIS-NDT)

  12. Member in Indian Society of Structural Engineers – (MISSE)

  13. Member in Indian Concrete Institute – (ICI M-10080)

  14. Member in NICEE – (16370013)

  15. Member in international society for photogrammetry and remote sensing (ISPRS)