NameDr. Sujit Kumar Saran
Date of Birth10.10.1965
E-mailsaransujit@cbri.res.in
Present DesignationPrincipal Scientist
DivisionGeotechnical Engineering
Sujit Saran

Educational Attainments

Degree / DiplomaMain SubjectUniversity/Institution with DistinctionCountryYear of Passing
B.E.Civil EngineeringKarnataka University, DharwadIndia1989
M.E.Civil-Highways & Transportation EnggUniversity of RoorkeeIndia1991
Ph.D.Civil-Geotechnical EnggUniversity of RoorkeeIndia1998

Specialization

a) Main Area of SpecializationGeotechnical Engineering
b) Sub-area of SpecializationFoundation Engineering

Countries visited in connection with higher studies, research training, employment and other scientific assignments:

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Publications and Patents
  • Current Publications (2009 onwards): NIL
  • Publications previous to 2009:
  1. S.K.Saran,M.N.Viladkar and K.G.Garg,(2001),“Displacement Analysis of Rigid Retaining Walls having Reinforced Sand Backfill under Static condition”,International Symposium on Geotechnical and Environmental Challenges in Mountainous Terrain,Nov 6-7,2001,Kathmandu,Nepal,pp. 141-157.
  2. S.K. Saran, P.K. Jain and S.K. Boddu, (2002), “Behaviour of Eccentrically and Obliquely Loaded Footings on Compacted Flyash”, Geotechnical Engineering: Environmental Challenges, Indian Geotechnical Conference – 2002, 588-591.
  3. S.K. Saran, P.K. Jain and S.K. Boddu, (2002), “Behaviour of Eccentrically and Obliquely Loaded Footings on Reinforced Flyash”, The Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), 14-19(83).
  4. S.K. Saran, P.K. Jain and Prem Shanker, (2003), “Behaviour of Footings on Two Layered Reinforced Flyash”, Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructural Development, Dec. 18-20, 2003, IGC-2003, 463-466.
  5. S.K. Saran, P.K. Jain and Mithilesh Kumar, (2004), “Behaviour of Footings Resting on Reinforced Flyash under OMC Condition”, IGC-2004, 587-590.
  6. S.K. Saran, P.K. Jain and Mithilesh Kumar, (2004), “Behaviour of Eccentrically and Obliquely Loaded Footings resting on Reinforced Flyash under Submerged Condition”, International Conference on Geosynthetics and Geo-environmental Engineering, ICGGE-2004, 343-348.
  7. S.K. Saran, Deepankar Choudhary and Kishore Kumar Chauhan, (2004), “Displacement Based Earth Pressure on Retaining Wall Supporting Reinforced Backfill”, International Conference on Geosynthetics and Geo-environmental Engineering, ICGGE-2004, 460-463.
  • Tech. Reports:
  1. Seismic Earth Pressure and Displacement Analysis of Rigid Retaining Walls Having Reinforced Sand Backfill.
  2. Behaviour of Reinforced Earth Retaining Structures and Foundation Beds.
  3. Reclamation of Abandoned Flyash Ponds for Human Settlement (Data compilation: NFL – Panipat and BTPS – New Delhi) (Sponsored by DST, New Delhi)
  4. Interference effect on the behaviour of footings located at different depths.
  5. Behaviour of Reinforced Flyash
  6. Fibre Reinforced Soil – Some Engineering Aspects (Part I and II)
  • Scientific Books / Book Chapters: NIL
  • Articles: NIL
  • Patents filed / granted: NIL
  • Processes Developed: NIL
  • Process Under Utilization: NIL

Awards and Distinctions (including fellowships of the learned societies):.

Name of AwardAwarded byAwarded forYear
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Professional Experience:
Working in Geotechnical Engineering Division in the area of Shallow Foundations.