NamePrasanta Kar
Date of Birth04.11.1989
E-mailprasantakar [at] cbri [dot] res [dot] in
Present DesignationScientist
DivisionAdvanced Concrete, Steel and Composites Group (ACSC)
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Educational Attainments

Degree / DiplomaMain SubjectUniversity/Institution with DistinctionCountryYear of Passing
Ph.DStructural EngineeringIIT GuwahatiIndia2023
M.TechStructural EngineeringIIT GuwahatiIndia2015
B.TechCivil EngineeringNIT AgartalaIndia2013


a) Main Area of SpecializationStructural Engineering, and Earthquake Engineering
b) Sub-area of SpecializationConcrete-filled Steel Tubular Structures; Thin-walled Structures; Reinforced Concrete Structures; Repair and Retrofitting of Structures; Finite Element Modeling

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

Country visitedPurposeFromTo
NepalProject Execution 9-12-2218-12-22

Journal Publications

  1. P. Kar, A.C. Borsaikia, K.D. Singh, Experimental investigation of partially confined concrete-filled steel tubular square columns under lateral cyclic loading, J. Constr. Steel Res. 201 (2023) 107751.

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

Name of AwardAwarded byAwarded forYear

Professional Experience:.

Position heldInstitute/OrganizationDuration
ScientistCSIR-Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee, Uttarakhand, IndiaJan 2022-Present
Assistant ProfessorGlocal University, Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, IndiaAug 2015 - June 2016