Mr.A. Arulgnana Pragasam

Mr.A.Arul Gnanapragasam is a Assistant Professor at SSMIET in the Civil Engineering discipline. He is working as a faculty in SSMIET for the past 7 Years 1 Months. He has 9.4 Years of Teaching Experience in Engineering colleges. His research is mainly focused on Composites in Structural Engineering.

Contact:  victorarul333@gmail.com    9944495338

Education

  • M.E (Structural Engineering), Anna University, Thirunelveli, 2009

  • B.E. (Civil Engineering), Anna University, Chennai, India, 2006.

  • DCE – DOTE

Research

Arul Gnanapragasam’s area of research is broadly focused on strengthening of beam column joints using Hybrid fibre reinforced polymer composites.

Publications

Below is a list of my publications. Copyright and all rights therein are retained by authors or by other copyright holders.

  1. Arul Gnanapragasam. et al., “Vibration based damage Assessment of structure based on Wavelet Technique”, Advances in natural and Applied Science, Vol.10, pp.31-37, 2016
  2. Arul Gnanapragasam. et al., “Damage Assessment of structure based on Wavelet Technique”, Advances in natural and Applied Science, Vol.10, pp.38-47, 2016
  3. Arul Gnanapragasam. et al., “Mechanical Properties of High strength concrete with Artificial and Natural Fibres”, Advances in natural and Applied Science, Vol.10, pp.48-56, 2016
  4. Arul Gnanapragasam and Chitra, “Architecture optimization for neural network by analyze the parameters of beam column joint ", International Journal of Advanced Engineering and Technology, Vol.8, pp.1312-1320, 2016.
  5. Arul Gnanapragasam and Chitra, “Study on Strengthening of RC beam Column Joint using hybrid FRP composites ", Circuits and Systems, Vol.7, pp.2846-2856, 2016.

Experience

  • Project Associate at IIT-Madras; October 2009 to January 2010.
  • Planning Engineer at Aster Teleservices Pvt. Ltd, Chennai; February 2010 to September 2010.
  • Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering, RVS College of Engineering and Technology; June 2009 to June 2011.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, SSM Institute of Engineering and Technology; July 2011 to till date.

Others

Memberships

  • MISTE

Seminars and Invited Conferences

National Conference

  1. Arul Gnanapragasam, “Damage Assessment of structure based on Wavelet Technique”, Advances and Innovations in Civil engineering, 25th March 2009.
  2. Arul Gnanapragasam, “Vibration based damage Assessment of structure using Wavelet Technique”, Recent Advancements in Construction Materials and Concrete Technology, 24th April 2009.
  3. Arul Gnanapragasam, “New Paradigm in Education” 26th and 27th October 2013.

International Conference

  1. Arul Gnanapragasam, “Mechanical Properties of High strength Concrete with Natural and Artificial Fibres”, Recent Trends in Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 17th - 19th March 2016.
  2. Arul Gnanapragasam, “Vibration based damage Assessment of structure using Wavelet Technique”, Recent Trends in Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 17th - 19th March 2016.
  3. Arul Gnanapragasam, “Damage Assessment of structure based on Wavelet Technique”, Recent Trends in Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 17th - 19th March 2016.
  4. Arul Gnanapragasam, “Prediction based Performance Evaluation in Beam column joint with the aid of Artificial neural Networks ”, Recent Trends in Structural and Environmental Engineering, 23rd May 2016.

Workshop Attended

  1. Modeling and Analysis using ANSYS Software, MEPCO Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi, 31st October 2007 to 2nd November 2007.
  2. Seismic Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures, Karpagam University, Coimbatore, 20th February 2010.
  3. Recent Advances in Codified Method of Steel Design (Limit State Method IS : 800 – 2007), Tiruchengode, 17th and 18th March 2010.
  4. Design and Construction of Ferrocement and Hybrid Fibre Reinforced Concrete Structures, National Institute of Technology, Calicut, 16th to 22nd May 2010.
  5. Recent Advances in Concrete Materials & Steel Structures, R.V.S College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul,18th February 2012.
  6. Utilization of Solid wastes in Concrete, Thiagaragar College of Engineering, Madurai, 16th December 2013.
  7. Concrete Mix Design, Thiagaragar College of Engineering, Madurai, 17th December 2013.
  8. ABAQUS, K.L.N College of Information Technology, Madurai, 17th March 2014.
  9. Water Conservation, Water Security and Water Quality, Ministry of water resources, Dindigul, 29th October 2015
  10. Foundation Analysis and Design, NIT Trichy, 25TH to 28th February 2016

 

Faculty Development Program

  1. FDP, Design of steel structure, Anna University- Chennai, (December 2010).
  2. FDP, Strength of Material, Anna University- Chennai, (December 2010).
  3. FDP, Basics of Dynamics A seismic Design of RC Structure, Anna University- Dindigul, (June 2014).
  4. FDP, Structural Analysis - I, PSNA CET, (May 2015).
  5. FDP, Prestressed Concrete, SSMIET, (June 2016)
  6. QIP, Finite Element Method & Applications in Civil Engineering, IIT Bombay, 4th to 8th July 2016