Department of Civil Engineering

To provide excellent education consistent with the demands of industry in all disciplines of Civil Engineering by developing a conducive teaching-learning and research environment

Programmes
  1. Under Graduate Programme
    • B.E Civil Engineering
  2. Post Graduate Programmes
    • M.E. Structural Engineering
    • M.E. Water Resources & Environmental Engineering
  3. Research Programme
    • Ph.D in Civil Engineering
Curriculum
Syllabus
Name Qualification Designation Email ID
Dr.M.Natarajan M.Sc. Ph.D. Professor ganeshwaran.pa
@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.N.Balasundaram ME, Ph.D. Professor balasundaram.n
@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.Pa.Ganeshwaran M.E. Ph.D. Professor natarajan.m
@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.A.Kathiresan M.Sc., Ph.D Professor kathiresan.a
@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.G.R.Vijayshankar M.E., Ph.D. Associate Professor vijayshankar.gr
@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.C.Raja Kumar M.E. Ph.D. Associate Professor rajakumar.c
@kahedu.edu.in
V.Venugopalan M.E. (Ph.D) Assistant Professor venugopalan.v
@kahedu.edu.in
M.Vidhya M.E. Assistant Professor vidhya.m
@kahedu.edu.in
S.Gobhiga M.E., (Ph.D.) Assistant Professor gobhiga.s
@kahedu.edu.in
B.Preethiwini M.E. Assistant Professor preethiwini.b
@kahedu.edu.in
S.M.Leela Bharathi M.E., Assistant Professor leelabharathi.sm
@kahedu.edu.in
V.Johnpaul M.E. (Ph.D.) Assistant Professor johnpaul.v
@kahedu.edu.in
M.Nandhini Chella Kavitha M.Tech., Assistant Professor nandhinichellakavitha.m
@kahedu.edu.in
A.Nisha Devi M.E., Assistant Professor nishadevi.a
@kahedu.edu.in
R.Sindhu M.E., Assistant Professor sindhu.r
@kahedu.edu.in

Lab Facilities

  1. Structural Engineering Laboratory
  2. Surveying Laboratory
  3. Soil Laboratory
  4. Construction material Laboratory.

Lab Photos

Paper publications by the Faculty Members

Best Five Papers Faculty wise:

Dr. N. Balasundaram

  1. S. Dayanithy & Dr. N. Balasundaram , “Study on Effects of Curing Techniques on Durability Properties of Self-Compacting Concrete with Metakaolin”, International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET), Volume 8, Issue 8, August 2017, pp. 790–797, Impact Factor – 9.47.
  2. N. Kumar & Dr. N. Balasundaram , “Efficiency PAC in water treatment plant on disposal of its sludge”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Volume 12, PP:3253-3262, June 2017, Impact Factor – 0.260.
  3. K. Tamilselvan & Dr. N. Balasundaram, “Experimental Investigation On Flexural Behavior Of Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Concrete Beam”, International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET), Volume 8, Issue 3, pp. 1077–1084, March 2017, Impact Factor – 9.78.
  4. R. Sakthivel & Dr. N.Balasundaram, “Experimental Investigation on Behaviour of Nano Concrete”, International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, Vol.7, Issue2,pp-315-320, Mar-Apr 2016, Impact Factor – 9.47.
  5. Mr. A.Asokan & Dr. N. Balasundaram, “Optimising the traffic Mobility for Sustainable development for Salem city”, International Journal of Engineering Sciences & Research Technology, Vol.5 (5), May2016, Impact Factor – 3.7.

Dr. M. Natarajan

  1. A. Balaji, Dr. M. Natarajan & A.Praveen, “Evolving Cross-Corrugated Cold Form Sheet Based Composite Slab Panel For Efficient PEB Construction”, International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET), Volume 8, Issue 3, pp. 402-410, March 2017, Impact Factor – 9.78.
  2. K.P. Chandran, Dr. M. Natarajan & Dr. C. Meiaraj , “Eco Friendly Light Weight Geo polymer Concrete for Sustainable Development” , International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET), Volume 8, Issue 8, August 2017, pp. 572–580, August 2017, Impact Factor – 9.78.
  3. Dr.M.Natarajan & P.Shanthi, “Anaerobic digestion of Municipal solid biodegradable wastes for methane production:A Review”, International Journal for Research in Applied Science& Engineering Technology (IJRASET), Vol.4 Issue XII , PP-208-215, December 2016, Impact Factor 0.435.

Dr.G. R. Vijay Shankar

  1. G. R. Vijay Shankar & Dr. D. Suji, “Optimum Usage of using Metakolin and Quarry Dust in High Performance Concrete”, IOSR Journal of Engineering ( IOSRJEN), Vol. 4 Issue 2 pp.56-59, Feb 2014, Impact Factor -1.65.
  2. G. R. Vijayshankar, M. C. Sundararaja , Yun Yong Kim & G. Ganesh Prabhu , , “Using Carbon fibre reinforced polymer to strengthen concrete filled steel tubular column”, Structures and Buildings – ice publishing, PP 1-5, 2017, Impact Factor – 1.08.
  3. G. R. Vijay Shankar & Dr. D. Suji, “Seismic Behaviour of Exterior Reinforced concrete Beam- Column Joints in High Performance Concrete using Metakolin and Partial replacement with Quarry Dust”, ISRN Material Science, Volume 2014, Article ID 361962 , 11Pages, Feb 2014,Impact Factor -1.4.

V. Venugopalan

  1. V. Venugopalan*, V. Naveen Kumar** & K. Gokul Prasanth “Experimental Study On Generation Of Electricity From Biogas Using External Combustion Engine”.
  2. V. Venugopalan , Dr. N. Balasundaram & S.Hemalatha, “Comparative Study on Biogas Production From Cow Dung, Food Waste And Organic Wastes”, International Journal of Engineering & Technology ( IJERT), Volume 8,Issue 2,February 2017,PP.100-106 Article ID:IJCIET_08_10, 2017, Impact Factor – 9.7.

S. Gobhiga

  1. Gobhiga.S, & K. Aravindan. “Design of Earthquake Resistant R.C.C Soft storied structure with Shear Wall and Bracing”, Engineering Science and Technology: An International Journal, Vol.6,No.2, pp-51-54, Mar-Apr 2016,Impact Factor – 0.7.
  2. Gobhiga.S, and Ms.Banudevi, “An Experimental Study on internal curing of Concrete using Pre wetted Light weight Slate”, Engineering Science and Technology: An International Journal, Vol.6,No.2 pp-55-59, Mar-Apr 2016, (Impact factor 0.7).

J. Jenin rajasingh

  1. J. Jenin Rajasingh*& K. Bhaskaran, “Study on Kokkala Canal Water in Kole Lands Near Thrissur Corporation and its Effects on Paddy Fields” International Journal of Engineering Research and Modern Education, Special Issue PP-299-302, April-2017, Impact factor – 6.25.
  2. Sree Lekha.G, Eunice.S, Jenin Rajasingh.J, Vishnu Priya. M, “Bioleaching of printed circuit board using Pseudomonas putida and Bacillus megaterium”, SSRG International Journal of Civil Engineering, Special Issue pp.159-162, May2017, Impact Factor – 2.27.
  3. Mr. J. Jenin Rajasingh & Dr. N. Balasundaram, “Performance Evaluation of Upflow Anaerobic Packed Bed Reactor for Treatment of Leachate Polluted Groundwater”, Advances in natural and Applied Sciences, Vol.10, Issue6, pp-101-109, May2016, Impact Factor – 2.7.

B. Preethiwini

  1. B.Preethiwini S.Velmurugan, & A.Nisha Devi, “Experimental investigation of sulphur infiltrated cement mortar by partial replacement of m-sand”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Modern Education, Special Issue PP-213-217, April-2017, impact Factor – 6.52.

D. Ramesh

  1. D. Ramesh, “Study on Partial replacement of cement in concrete with bagasse ash and coir fiber”, Imperial Journal of Interdisciplinary research, Special Issue, PP- 1204-1207, April-2017, impact Factor – 1.15.
  2. D.Ramesh, “Removal of Heavy Metals from Waste water Using Musa Sapientum”, IRACST – Engineering Science and Technology: An International Journal (ESTIJ), ISSN: 2250-3498, Vol.6, No.1, Jan-Feb 2016.

V. John Paul

  1. V. Johnpaul, “An Experimental Investigation on Previous concrete by using furnace slag and recycled course aggregate”, SSRG International Journal of Civil Engineering, Special Issue PP-108-112, March -2017, Impact Factor – 1.03.
  2. K.Vignesh V.Johnpaul, J.Suganthan , 2017, “An Experimental Investigation on Previous concrete by using furnace slag and recycled coarse aggregate”, International conference on Engineering Science & Technology and Management, Seventh sense research Group, ( Impact Factor – 2.15).

S. M. Leela Bharathi

  1. P.Prabha, S. M. Leelabharathi, R. Senthil & R. Theenathayalan, “FEA simulation of connection behaviour between steel-foam concrete composite panels”, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 43, no. 6, february – March 2017 , pp. 529-538, Impact Factor – 2.1.
  2. P. Kirubagharan, R. Gowtham, Albert Duraisingh, Akshai B Nair , S.M. Leela Bharathi, Experimental Study On Behaviour Of Paver Block Using Crushed Rubber Powder.

S. Velmuruganh

  1. S.Velmurugan B.Preethiwini,& A.Nisha devi, “Behaviour and model of earthquake resistant structure Using steel bracing”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Modern Education, Special Issue ,PP-176-180, April-2017, Impact Factor -6.52.

A. Nisha Devi

  1. Nishadevi, “Study of partial replacement by glass powder and crushed spent fire bricks in concrete” International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT), Vol. 5 Issue 03, March-2016.
  2. B. Vigesh, G. Suresh Kumar & A. Nishadevi, “Experiment study on bacterial brick with stabilized soil” SSRG International Journal of Civil Engineering, Special Issue, PP-81-85, April-2017, Impact Factor – 1.03.

M. Nandhini Chella Kavitha

  1. M.Nandhini Chella Kavitha & Ms.A.NIsha Devi , “A comparative study on soil and surface water quality Around Kurichi, Ukkadam and Singanallur lake in Coimbatore city”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Modern Education, Special Issue , PP-153-156 , April-2017, Impact Factor -6.52.

R. Sindhu

  1. Electro Chemical Studies on Epoxy coated rebars in marine environment R. Sindhu, B. Preethiwini & Sudhan Nayakraj. S.P.,International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET), Volume 8, Issue 3, March 2017, pp. 582–589, (Impact factor 9.47).

C. Rajkumar

  1. C.Rajakumar & T.Meenambal , “Artificial neural network modeling and economic analysis of soil subgrade stabilized with flyash and geotextile”, Indian journal of Geo Marine Sciences, Vol.46(07),p.p 1454-1461, July 17, Impact Factor – 0.59.

M. Vidhya

  1. M.Vidhya & S.Gobhiga &K.Rubini , “ Experimental Study on self-curing on concrete using bio material and admixtures”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Modern Education, Special Issue,PP-260-264, April-2017, Impact Factor -6.52.

National Conference

  1. National conference on Research & innovation in Civil Engineering-17.3.17
  2. National conference on innovations in civil Engineering-12.3.16
  3. National Conference on Advance Technique in Civil Engineering-2015

Workshop

  1. One day National level Workshop on “Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering”- 6.9.17.
  2. The Lecture Workshop held during 04.01.2017 and 05.01.2017 with the Sponsorship IASc-INSA-NASI (Joint Science Education Panel). The convener for the workshop is Dr. K. N. Raghavan (FASc, FNASc), Professor, Institute of Mathematical, Sciences, Chennai and organized by M. Jeganathan, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, conducted a workshop on Science Academies’ Lecture Workshop on “Algebra and Analysis” for 156 participants from various colleges.

Guest Lecture

  1. Construction Management Techniques by Mr.B.Srinivasan, Project Manager, SreevatsaConstruction,Coimbatore-12.7.17.
  2. Prefabricated components by Mr.B.Srinivasan, Project Manager, SreevatsaConstruction,Coimbatore-27.2.17(AN).
  3. Green Building Concepts by Mr.B.Srinivasan, Project Manager, Sreevatsa Construction, Coimbatore-27.2.17(FN).
  4. STAAD Pro(Design software) by Mr. M. Anandapadmanabhan, Civil Engineer,ManikaSundaram Associates, Coimbatore-20.2.17.
  5. Prestressed Concrete by Dr.V.G.Srisanthi& Associate Professor,Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore-24.8.16.
  6. Environmental Engineering –I by Dr.Elangovan, Superintend Engineering PWD,Aliyar Dam- 4.10.16.
  7. Nondestructive technique Practices by Mr.B,Lawrence,CEO,A+ CADD Center- 04.01.2016
  8. Career guidance and personality development by Mr.P.Anjesh,Visting Faculty,PSG college of Technology, Coimbatore -25.01.16