Countries visited in connection with higher studies, research training, employment and other scientific assignments:
|Date of Birth||27.01.1987|
|vinoth [at] cbri.res.in|
|Present Designation||Sr. Scientist|
|Degree / Diploma||Main Subject||University/Institution with Distinction||Country||Year of Passing|
|B. Tech||Civil||GCT, Coimbatore||India||2008|
|M.E.||Geotech||CEG Campus, AU||India||2011|
|a) Main Area of Specialization||Geotechnical Engineering|
|b) Sub-area of Specialization||Tunnelling, Deep Excavation, Ground Improvement and Data Science|
|Publications and Patents|
Scientific Books / Book Chapters: NIL
Patents filed / granted: NIL
Processes Developed: NIL
Process Under Utilization: NIL
Awards and Distinctions (including fellowships of the learned societies):.
|Name of Award||Awarded by||Awarded for||Year|
|IGS-AIMIL||Indian Geotechnical Society||Best Paper on Instrumentation||2014|
M/s Consulting Engineering Service (India) Pvt Ltd (2008 – 2009)
To manage day to day project implementation related activities including supervision of works executed, recording measurement, quality check, payment recommendation and ensuring safety at site.
M/s Larsen & Toubro Ltd. – Chennai
Assistant Engineering Manager (2011 – 2016)
Soil Investigation: Preparation of specifications for carrying out soil investigation, BOQ and layout drawings.
Foundation Recommendation: Deciding the type of foundation and giving bearing capacity for shallow foundation and pile capacity for pile foundation.
Design of Deep Foundation: Pile capacity (both Vertical / Lateral) establishment, Calculation of Reinforcement quantity, percentage of Reinforcement for piles, preparation of drawings, BOQ.
Shoring System: Analysis (using software’s like PLAXIS 2D and 3D, TALREN, WALLAP, GEO5 and STAAD) of Contiguous pile, Diaphragm wall, Secant pile, Soldier Pile, Sheet pile, Soil nailing, open excavation, Soil and Rock anchor.
Ground Improvement: Design of sand compaction pile, stone columns, lime sand piles and Pavements / Grade-slab: Design and drawings.
CSIR-Central Road Research Institute – New Delhi
Scientist (2016 – 2018)
Carried out research in marginal waste materials like pond ash and foundry sand, ground improvement works and slope stability.