The primary focus of the department is to achieve excellence both academically and through research in the field of Civil Engineering. Both the staff and students are encouraged to take up research projects in various branches of Civil Engineering. The laboratories are also being fully equipped to meet the demands of research
|S.No.||Lab||POSSIBLE AREAS OF RESEARCH||MAJOR EQUIPMENTS AVAILABLE|
|1.||Concrete and Highway Laboratory|| Tests on Fresh and Hardened Concrete.
Durability tests on Concrete.
Property studies on bitumen
| Compression Testing Machine
Flexure testing machine
Bitumen Ductility test
|2.||Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machinery Laboratory|| Flow studies using Hydraulic Flume
|| Hydraulic Flume, notches and accessories.
|3.||Strength of Materials Laboratory|| Strength tests on various materials
|| Universal Testing Machine
Brinell hardness testing machine
Digital torsion testing machine
|4.||Enivronmental Engineering Laboratory|| Case studies on ground water
Waste Water Treatment
Industrial waste trearment
| Filtration Assembly
pH meter and accessories
UV-VIS Spectro photometer
Dissolved Oxygen meter
|5.||Soil Mechanics Laboratory|| Case studies on Soil properties
|| Permeability apparatus
Triaxal shear test apparatus
|6.||Surveying Laboratory|| Highway Engineering
Mapping and Hydrographic survey
| Total Station, Theodolite etc
|7.||CAD Laboratory|| Analytical projects based on FEM
Softwares like:Auto CAD
|S.No||Faculty Name||Designation||Area of Research|
|1||Mrs. G. Manjula||Prof & Head of Department||Environmental Engineering|
|2||Mr. N. Muthukumaran||Associate Professor||Water Resources and Hydraulics Engineering|
|3||Mr. V. Sathishkumar||Assistant Professor (SG)||Infrastructure Engineering|
|4||Mr. R. Sakthivel||Assistant Professor||Nanotechnology applications in Concrete|
|5||Mr. T. Prakash||Assistant Professor||Prestressed Concrete|
|6||Mr. G. Velrajkumar||Assistant Professor||Steel Concrete Composite Structures|
|7||Mr. S. Shamsul Hudha||Assistant Professor||Geotechnical Engineering|
|8||Mr. D. Karthik||Assistant Professor||Structural Engineering|
Xavier Oli Elavan.P, Aashish.S.Joshi, AnvinJob,Suresh and S.Mageshwaran “ Finite element analysis of Flexural members subjected to Temperature loads” National conference on Recent trends in Engineering and Technology, SVS college of Engineering,Coimbatore,India, April 11,2014
E.GOKUL, “Studies on The Treatment of Ammonical-Nitrogen Containing Waste Water By Struvite Formation With and Without Destruction of Dissolved Organics” National Conference on Recent Innovation in Civil Engineering, Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, AlagappaChettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, May 28,2013. Paper No. 98
S.Revathi and Dr.R.Saraswathi “Performance Evaluation of Poly Aluminium Silicate Chloride-A Hybrid material as a coagulant in water treatment” National Conference on Frontier Application in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, India, February 24-25,2014
S.Revathi and Dr.R.Saraswathi “Statistical Optimisation of Poly Aluminium Silicate Chloride -A Hybrid material as a coagulant in water treatment” National Conference on Recent Trends in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, Anna University BIT Campus, Trichy, India, March 21-22,2014, Pg no-6
Shanmuharajan M B and Dr.G.Venkatesan “Impact Of Leachate On Groundwater Quality At Sorathur, Thuraiyur – A Modelling Study” National Conference on Recent Trends in “Civil and Environmental Engineering” organized by TEQIP-II, Anna University, Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli. March 21st and 22nd 2014.
Xavier Oli Elavan.P and Dr.Robert Ravi “Finite element modeling of reinforced concrete beam column joints retrofitted with aramid fiber reinforced polymer sheets” International Conference on Earthquake and structural Engineering,Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, V.L.B. Janakiammmal College of Engg& Tech. , Coimbatore, India, Sep 15-16, 2011.
ICMR sponsored seminar on " Recent Advances in Bio Medical Waste Management Techniques Equipments & Disposal Method " 28th &29th July 2017. New
International Conference on Civil, Mechanical, Chemical Engineering & Technologies 2018, 23-24 February 2018.
Two Days Workshop on " Digital Surveying Techniques " 27.02.2018 & 28.02.2018 (Batch I) 23.03.2018 & 24.03.2018 (Batch II)