Dr. Sumanta HaldarAssociate Professor, HoS
School of Infrastructure

Research Interests

Offshore Geotechnics; Soil-Structure Interaction; Railway Geotechnics; Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering; Dynamics of Soil and Foundation

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Contact Details

  • 101, School of Infrastructure, IIT Bhubaneswar
  • 674-713-6636
  • sumanta@iitbbs.ac.in, sumanta.haldar@gmail.com

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Education

 Degree Discipline Year School
 Ph.D. Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Engg.) 2008 Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
 B.E. Civil Engineering 2000 Jadavpur University
 

Biosketch

 

Teaching

Soil Mechanics; Soil Mechanics Laboratory; Dynamics of Soil and Foundation; Computer Aided Design Laboratory, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Foundation Engineering

 

Author(s) Recent Publication (International Journals)
S Bisoi, S Haldar (2017)
1 Experimental and numerical studies on the dynamic and long-term behavior of offshore wind turbines in clay. Geotechnical Testing Journal (ASTM). (In print)
S Bisoi, S Haldar (2017)
2 Impact of Climate Change on Design of Offshore Wind Turbine Considering Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, ASME. doi:10.1115/1.4037294
S Bisoi, S Haldar (2017)
3 Impact of Climate Change on Dynamic Behavior of Offshore Wind Turbine. Marine Georesources & Geotechnology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1064119X.2016.1257671
B. Das, R. Saha, and S. Haldar (2016)
4 Effect of in-situ variability of soil on seismic design of piled raft supported structure incorporating dynamic soil-structure-interaction. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 84, 251-268.
S. Haldar, D. Basu (2016)
5 Analysis of Beams on Heterogeneous and Nonlinear Soil.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000599
S. Bisoi, S. Haldar (2015)
6 Design of monopile supported offshore wind turbine in clay considering dynamic soil–structure-interaction. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering 73, 103-117
R. Saha, S. Haldar, S.C. Dutta (2015)
7 Influence of dynamic soil-pile raft-structure interaction: an experimental approach. Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration 14 (4), 625-645
R. Saha, S.C. Dutta, S. Haldar (2015)
8 Seismic response of soil-pile raft-structure system. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management 21 (2), 144-164
R. Saha, S.C. Dutta, S. Haldar (2015)
9 Effect of raft and pile stiffness on seismic response of soil-piled raft-structure system. STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING AND MECHANICS 55 (1), 161-189
S. Bisoi, S. Haldar (2014)
10 Dynamic analysis of offshore wind turbine in clay considering soil–monopile–tower interaction. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering 63, 19-35
S.C. Dutta, R. Saha, S. Haldar (2014)
11 Inelastic seismic behavior of soil–pile raft–structure system under bi-directional ground motion. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering 67, 133-157
S. Haldar, D. Basu (2013)
12 Response of Euler–Bernoulli beam on spatially random elastic soil. Computers and Geotechnics 50, 110-128
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2012).
13 "Response of vertically loaded pile in clay: A probabilistic study." Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Volume 30, Issue 1, pp 187-196.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2010).
14 "Failure mechanisms of pile foundations in liquefiable soil: A parametric study." International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, Vol. 10, No. 2, 74-84. DOI: 10.1061/ (ASCE) 1532-3641(2010)10:2(74).
Srivastava, A. G.L.S., Babu and Haldar, S. (2010).
15 "Influence of spatial variability of permeability property on steady state seepage flow and slope stability analysis." Engineering Geology, Elsevier, Vol. 110, Issues 3-4, 93-101. DOI:10.1016/j.enggeo.2009.11.006.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2009).
16 "Design of laterally loaded piles in clays based on cone penetration test data: A reliability based approach." Geotechnique, Thomas Telford, Vol. 59 (7), 593-607. DOI: 10.1680/geot.8.066.3685.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2009).
17 "Probabilistic seismic design of pile foundations in non-liquefiable soil by response spectrum approach." Journal of Earthquake Engineering, Taylor and Francis, Vol. 13, 737-757. DOI: 10.1080/13632460902792410.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2009).
18 "Ground improvement of machine foundation: A case study." Ground Improvement, Thomas Telford, Vol. 162, Issue G11, 1-6. DOI: 10.1680/grim.2009.162.1.1.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2008).
19 "Load resistance factor design (LRFD) of axially loaded pile based on load test results." Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 134 (8), 1106-1117. DOI: 10.1061/ (ASCE) 1090-0241(2008)134:8(1106).
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2008).
20 "Reliability measures for Pile Foundations Based on Cone Penetration Test data." Canadian Geotechnical Journal, NRC Canada, 45: 1699-1714. DOI: 10.1139/T08-082.
Haldar, S., G.L.S., Babu and Bhattacharya, S. (2008).
21 "Buckling and bending response of slender piles in liquefiable soils during earthquakes." Geomechanics and Geoengineering, Taylor and Francis, Vol. 3(2), 129-143. DOI: 10.1080/17486020802087101.
G.L.S., Babu, Vasudevan, A. K. and Haldar, S. (2008).
22 "Numerical simulation of fiber-reinforced sand behavior." Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Elsevier, Vol. 26 (2), 181-188. DOI: 10.1016/j.geotexmem.2007.06.004.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2008).
23 "Probabilistic analysis of load-settlement response from pile load tests." Georisk: Assessment and Management of Risk for Engineered Systems and Geohazards, Taylor and Francis, Vol. 2(2), 79-91. DOI: 10.1080/17499510802087155.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2007).
24 "Effect of soil spatial variability on the response of laterally loaded pile in undrained clay." Computers and Geotechnics, Elsevier, Vol. 35, 537-547. DOI: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2007.10.004.
Recent Publication (International Conferences) Author(s)/Speaker(s)
Effect of Climate Change on the Reliability of Offshore Wind Turbine Foundations. Geotechnical Special Publication (ASCE). Proceedings of Geo-Chicago 2016, Chicago, 407-417.
Haldar, S. and Basu, D. (2016).
Appraisal of the In Situ Variability and Modeling Uncertainty of Dynamic Soil-Piled Raft-Structure Interaction on Seismic Response: A Probabilistic Approach. Geotechnical Special Publications (ASCE). Proceedings of Geo-Chicago 2016, Chicago, 621-630.
Saha, R., Pal, A., and Haldar, S. (2016).
Behavior of Monopile Supported Offshore Wind Turbines in Clay due to Long term Dynamic Loads. In Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Forensic Geotechnical Engineering, Dec 8 to 10, 2016, IISc Bangalore, Pg. 256 – 263.
Bisoi, S and Haldar, S. (2016).
Reliability Based Design of Pile Foundations. In Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference IGC2016 15-17 December 2016, IIT Madras, Chennai, India
Haldar, S. (2016).
Probabilistic Seismic Design of Soil-Pile Foundation-Structure System. In Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference IGC2016 15-17 December 2016, IIT Madras, Chennai, India.
Chanda, D., Saha, R., and Haldar, S. (2016)
Effect of climate change on dynamic behavior of monopile supported offshore wind turbine structure. Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication Vol. 2, No. 33 p. 1189-1193
S. Bisoi and S. Haldar (2015)
"Beam on spatially random elastic foundation." Proceedings of Georisk 2011: Risk assessment and management, Geotechnical Special Publication (GSP224), ASCE, Atlanta, Georgia, 1157-1164.
Haldar, S., and Basu, D. (2011).
"Response of Strip Foundation on Spatially Random Elastic Foundation under Variable Column Loads." Proceedings of Geo-Congress 2012: State of the Art and Practice in Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Special Publication (GSP225), ASCE, Oakland, California, 2806-2815.
Haldar, S., and Basu, D. (2012).
"Analysis of Failure Mechanisms of Piles in Liquefied Soil." In joint Proc. of the International Symposium on Forensic Approach to Analysis of Geohazard Problems, Bombay, India (CD ROM).
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2010).
"Seismic Response of Soil-Pile Foundation-Structure System." In Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, Geotrendz, Bombay, India, 143-146 (CD ROM)
Saha, R., Haldar, S. and Dutta, S.C. (2010)
"Reliability Based Design of Slopes under Seismic Load: Load Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Approach." In Proc. of Indian Geotechnical Conference, Geotrendz, Bombay, India, 1049-1052 (CD ROM).
Haldar, S. (2010).
"Response characteristics and failure mechanisms of pile foundations in liquefiable soil." In joint Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering (7CUEE) & 5th International Conference on Earthquake Engineering (5ICEE), Tokyo, Japan, 499-506 (CD ROM).
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2010).
"Reliability based design of laterally loaded pile: load resistance factor design (LRFD) approach." In Proc. of the Indian Geotechnical Conference (GEOAGE), Bangalore, India, 538-542.
Haldar, S. and G.L.S., Babu (2008).
"Probabilistic Approach of Design of Pile Foundations in Non-Liquefiable Soils under Seismic Loading," In Proc. of 12th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), Goa, India (CD ROM).
Haldar, S., G.L.S., Babu and Bhattacharya, S. (2008).
"Simulation of randomly oriented coir fiber reinforced soil with FLAC3D" In Proc. of the 1st Intl. FLAC/DEM Symposium on Numerical Modeling, Minneapolis, MN USA (CD ROM).
Haldar, S., Vasudevan, A. K. and G.L.S., Babu (2008).
 

Academic Honors & Awards

  • IGS–ONGC Biennial Award received from the Indian Geotechnical Society for the paper "Effect of climate change on dynamic behavior of monopile supported offshore wind turbine structure" by S. Bisoi and S. Haldar published in the Proceedings of 15th ARC-2015, Japan.
  • Excellent Paper Award received from the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) for the paper "Failure mechanisms of pile foundations in liquefiable soil: A parametric study." by Haldar, S. and G. L. S. Babu published in International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 2010.
  • Prof. Leonard’s best Ph.D. thesis award for 2008 & 2009 among all institutes in India from Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), New Delhi, India.
  • Government of India scholarship for pursuing doctoral program at IISc. Bangalore.
  • National Merit Scholarship in (10+2) Standard Examination by Government of India..
 

Research Scholar

Rajib Saha (Completed), Swagata Bisoi (Completed), Sangeet Patra, Pavan Kumar, Pawan K. Chamling, Dipanjan Dutta
 

Book Chapters

1. Bisoi, S. and Haldar, S. (2017). Sustainable design of monopile-supported offshore wind turbine considering climate change. Geoenvironmental practices and sustainability: linkages and directions. Edited by Babu, G.L.S., Reddy, K.R., De, A. and Datta, M. Springer Nature Singapore, pp. 129-139.
 
2. Haldar, S. and Basu, D. (2017). Importance of Non-stationarity in Sustainability and Resilience of Geo-Infrastructure. Geoenvironmental practices and sustainability: linkages and directions. Edited by Babu, G.L.S., Reddy, K.R., De, A. and Datta, M. Springer Nature Singapore, pp. 151-157.
 
3. Saha, R., Diptesh C., and Haldar, S. (2017). Reliability-Based Sustainable Design of Piled Raft-Supported Structure. Geoenvironmental practices and sustainability: linkages and directions. Edited by Babu, G.L.S., Reddy, K.R., De, A. and Datta, M. Springer Nature Singapore, pp. 159-166.
 
4. Haldar, S., Babu, G.L.S., and Bhattacharya, S. (2007). Buckling and bending of slender piles in liquefiable soils during earthquakes: A probabilistic analysis. National Information Centre of Earthquake Engineering (NICEE).
 

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