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Dr. Suresh R Dash
Title : Assistant Professor
School : Infrastructure
Office (Room No.) : Room No 224, School of Infrastructure, IIT Bhubaneswar - 752050
Phone No. (Office) : 8018355444, 674-713-6638
Email : srdash@iitbbs.ac.in
Research Scholars : Mr. Dipti Ranjan Biswal, Mr. Gautam Nair, Mr. Praveen Huded
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Courses Taught
Solid Mechanics (UG)
Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures (UG)
Design of Steel Structures (UG)
Design Sessional (UG)
Structural Detailing Sessional (UG)
Structural Design and Detailing Sessional (UG)
CAD Lab (UG)
Soil Mechanics Laboratory (UG)
Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (UG + PG)
Advanced Structural Analysis (PG)
Advanced Structural and Geotechnical Laboratory (PG)
Research Interests
  • Structural Dynamics and Earthquake engineering
  • Seismic Analysis, Design and Retrofitting of Buildings and Bridges
  • Soil-Structure Interaction
  • Pile-Soil Interaction in Liquefiable soils
  • Seismic Analysis and Design of Pipelines
Degree Discipline Year School
Ph.D.(DPhil) Engineering Science 2011 University of Oxford
MTech Civil Engineering 2005 IIT Kanpur
BTech Civil Engineering 2003 NIT Rourkela
Recent Publications (International Journals)
Dash SR, Rouholamin M, Bhattacharya S. (2017) 'A practical method for construction of p-y curves for liquefiable soils'. Elsevier Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering,
Lombardi D, Dash SR, Bhattacharya S, Ibraim E, Muir Wood D, Taylor CA. (2017) 'Construction of simplified design p-y curves for liquefied soils'. Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing) Geotechnique, 67 (3), pp. 216-227.
Biswal D.R., Sahoo U.C. and Dash S.R., "Characterization of granular lateritic soils as pavement material", Transport Geotech, Volume 6, March 2016, Pages 108–122
Dash, S.R and Bhattacharya, S., “Pore Water Pressure Generation and Dissipation Near to Pile and Far-Field in Liquefiable Soils”, International of GEOMATE, Dec., 2015, Vol. 9, No. 2 (Sl. No. 18), pp. 1454-1459
Bouzid, A., Bhattacharya, S. and Dash, S.R., "Winkler Springs (p-y curves) for pile design from stress-strain of soils: FE assessment of scaling coefficients using the Mobilized Strength Design concept", International Journal of Geomechanics and Engineering", Techno Press, Vol 5, No 5, 2013.
Dash, S. R., Bhattacharya, S. and Blakeborough, A., "Bending-Buckling Interaction as a Failure Mechanism of Piles in Liquefiable Soils", Journal of Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Volume 30, Issues 1-2, January-February 2010, Pages 32-39.
Dash, S. R., Govindaraju, L. and Bhattacharya, S., "A case study of damages of the Kandla Port and Customs Office tower supported on a mat–pile-foundation in liquefied soils under the 2001 Bhuj earthquake." Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Volume 29, Issue 2, February 2009, Pages 333-346.
Bhattacharya, S., Blakeborough, A. and Dash, S.R., " Learning from Collapse of Piles in Liquefiable Soils", Civil Engineering Special Issue, ICE, UK. November 2008, Volume 161, Special Issue 2, Pages 54-60.
Bhattacharya, S., Dash, S.R., and Adhikari, S., (2008) "On the mechanics of failure of pile-supported structures in liquefiable deposits during earthquakes", Journal of Current Science, Vol. 94, No. 5, March 2008.
Murty, C.V.R., Jain, S.K., Sheth, A., Jaiswal, A.R., and Dash, S.R. (2006), "Response and Recovery in India after the December 2004 Great Sumatra Earthquake and Indian Ocean Tsunami", Earthquake Spectra, Volume 22, No. S3, pp – S731-S758, June 2006, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (USA).
Murty, C.V.R., Rai, D.C., Jain, S.K., Kaushik, H.B., Mondal, G., and Dash, S.R., Tang, A., Yashinsky, M., and Eskijian, M. (2006), "The Effect of the December 2004 Great Sumatra Earthquake and Indian Ocean Tsunami on Transportation Systems in India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands", Earthquake Spectra, Volume 22, No. S3, pp - S561-S579, June 2006, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (USA).
Murty, C.V.R., Rai, D.C., Jain, S.K., Kaushik, H.B., Mondal, G., and Dash, S.R. (2006), "Performance of Structures in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands (India) during the December 2004 Great Sumatra Earthquake and Indian Ocean Tsunami", Earthquake Spectra, Volume 22, No. S3, pp – S321-S354, June 2006, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (USA).
Tang, A., Rai, D.C., Ames, D., Murty, C.V.R., Jain, S.K., Dash, S.R., Kaushik, H.B., Mondal, G., Murugesh, G., Plant, G., McLaughlin, J., Yashisky, M., Eskijian, M., Surrampalli, R. (2006), "Lifeline Systems in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands (India) after the December 2004 Great Sumatra Earthquake and Indian Ocean Tsunami", Earthquake Spectra, Volume 22, No. S3, pp – S581-S606, June 2006, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (USA).
Recent Publications (National Journals)
Dash, S.R., Jain S.K., (2008) "An Overview of Seismic Considerations of Buried Pipelines", Journal of Structural Engineering, Structural Engineering Research Council (SERC), Madras, Vol 34, No 5, Dec2007-Jan2008, pp 349-359.
Conferences (International)
Dash, S. R. and Bhattacharya, S. (2012), "Mechanism of failure of three pile-supported structure's during three different earthquakes", 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (15WCEE), Sep 24-28, 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.
Dash, S. R. and Bhattacharya, S. (2012), "Study of Showa Bridge Pile Failure using a New p-y Curve Model for Liquefied Soils", Joint Conference Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering (9CUEE) & 4th Asia Conference on Earthquake Engineering (4ACEE) March 6-8, 2012, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
Draper, F., Mahoney, W., Dash, S.R. and Bhattacharya, S. "Pipeline Failure in Earthquakes: Should Active Fault Traces be Considered a Serious Hazard to Buried Pipelines?" Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, March 7-8, 2011, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
Lombardi, D., Dash, S.R. and Bhattacharya, S. "Inclusion of Axial Load on bending response of pile in liquefiable soils" Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, March 7-8, 2011, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
Lombardi, D., Dash, S.R. and Bhattacharya, S. "Simplified Dynamic Analysis of pile supported structures in liquefiable soils", Joint Conference Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering (7CUEE) & 5th International Conference on Earthquake Engineering (5ICEE) March 3-5, 2010, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
Dash, S.R., Govindraju, L. and Bhattacharya, S., "Tilting of The Port and Customs Office Tower at Kandla Port during the 2001 Bhuj Earthquake – A Diagnostic Study", International Symposium on Forensic Approach to Analysis of Geohazard Problems, ISSMGE TC 302 Forensic Geotechnical Engineering, December 14-15, 2010, Mumbai, India.
Academic Honors & Awards
  • Chaired the session “Geotechnical engineering: Geotechnical hazard and reduction” in 14WCEE (World Conference on Earthquake Engineering) in Beijing, China, October 12-17, 2008.
  • Awarded UKIERI (UK India Education and Research Initiative) Scholarship in 2007 to pursue PhD in Engineering Science at the University of Oxford.
  • University 2nd rank in the undergraduate program (Civil Engineering) at NIT Rourkela, 2003.
Book Publication
Dash, S.R., and Jain, S.K., "Guidelines for Seismic Design of Buried Pipelines: Provision with Commentary and Explanatory Examples", IITK-GSDMA, National Information Centre of Earthquake Engineering, Kanpur, India, November 2007, 88 p. ISBN 81-904190-7-2 (http://www.iitk.ac.in/nicee/IITK-GSDMA/EQ28.pdf).
 
Dash, S.R. and Bhattacharya, S., “Essential Criteria For Seismic Design Of Piled Foundations In Liquefiable Soil” (2007), Chapter 2, Paper 3, Design of Foundations in Seismic Areas: Principles and Applications, Bhattacharya, S.B. (edt), Published by National Information centre of Earthquake Engineering (NICEE), ISBN: 81-904190-1-3
 
Dash, S.R. and Bhattacharya, S.“Seismic Hazard Assessment for Foundation Design” (2007), Chapter 6, Paper 5, Design of Foundations in Seismic Areas: Principles and Applications, Bhattacharya, S.B. (edt), Published by National Information centre of Earthquake Engineering (NICEE), ISBN: 81-904190-1-3