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I. Class Toppers :


Academic Year 2015-16

Sl. No. Name USN Semester Percentage Marks(%)
1. Deependra Shah 1RI12CV016 VII 80.89
2. Swathi R 1RI13CV055 V 78.56
3. Keerthana H 1RI14CV028 III 77.22

Academic Year 2014-15

Sl. No. Name USN Semester Percentage Marks(%)
1. Anu George 1RI10CV002 VIII 80.93
2. PriyankaPradhan 1RI12CV415 VIII 80.93
3. PriyankaPradhan 1RI12CV415 VII 74.11
4. Deependra Shah 1RI12CV016 VI 84.33
5. Yugal Kishore 1RI12CV061 V 80.77
6. Rita Mary 1RI14CV419 IV 79.11
7. Atar Islam 1RI14CV400 III 76.89
8. KhausarAlam 1RI14CV408 III 76.89

Academic Year 2013-14

Sl. No. Name USN Semester Percentage Marks(%)
1. Apurba Adak 1RI10CV003 VIII 85.87
2. Tajul Islam 1RI10CV055 VII 82.89
3. PriyankaPradhan 1RI12CV029 VI 74.33
4. Sumanth S 1RI11CV029 V 76.78
5. Deependra Shah 1RI12CV016 IV 85.11
6. Deependra Shah 1RI12CV016 III 78.33

II. Industrial Visit

As per the VTU curriculum, industrial visits are organized for every academic year for the students for the exposure to the real life scenarios in civil engineering .All the projects have been carefully choosen and visit to these places has added to understanding of various concepts. The following are the places visited during visit.

Sl. No. Class Academic Year Place Date Description
1. VIII 2013-14 Mangalore 01/05/14 To 02/05/14 Vented dam construction, ,NMPT,LightHouse,Earthquake Recording Station, Steel & RCC bridge and Columnar structures of Basalt at St.Mary’s Island.
2. IV 2013-14 Bangalore 15/03/15 Bangalore International Bangalore International Airport Treatment Plant.
3. IV & VI 2014-15 Bangalore 12/04/15 Ready Mix Concrete Plant(RMC) UltraTechPeenya Bangalore.
4. VII 2015-16 Mangalore, Udupi, Murudeshwar andVarahi. 26/10/15 To 28/10/15 MRPL, NMPT, Steel & RCC bridge,Tower of Shiva temple, Columnar structures of Basalt at St.Mary’s,Underground Power house.

III. Project Exhibition

Department of Civil Engineering organized technical lecture, project and model exhibition on the occasion of Engineer’s Day celebration every year as a part of the departmental activities. The students have participated actively and won the prizes is based on the evaluation of the model by the committee of faculty. The technical sessions conducted every academic year is as follows .

Sl. No. Academic Year Date Technical Speaker
1. 2015-16 10/10/2015 Mr.Nagesh Puttaswamy, Regional Head-South, UltraTech Ltd.
2. 2014-15 20/09/2014 Dr.K.Sukumaran,Principal, SIET Tumkur
3. 2013-14 15/09/2013 Mr.Ramesh, Propretier, L.S.International Ltd, Bangalore

IV. Software Training Classes Conducted for students

Department of Civil Engineering has conducted regularly every academic software training to the students. This helps to prepare the students for competitive world and to meet the industry requirements. The main aim of conducting software training to mold students for the purpose of campus interviews. The following are the training programs conducted during various academic years.

Sl. No. Class Academic Year Softwares Taught Duration of Training Conducted by
1. IV 2014-16 AutoCAD 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE
2. VI 2014-16 Revit Architecture 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE
3. IV 2014-15 AutoCAD 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE
4. VI 2014-15 Revit Architecture 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE
5. VIII 2014-15 STAAD Pro 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE
6. VI 2013-14 Revit Architecture 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE
7. VIII 2013-14 STAAD Pro 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE
8. VIII 2013-14 Revit Architecture 60 Hrs CADD CENTRE

V. Papers published by students in journals

Department of Civil Engineering has conducted regularly every academic software training to the students. This helps to prepare the students for competitive world and to meet the industry requirements. The main aim of conducting software training to mold students for the purpose of campus interviews. The following are the training programs conducted during various academic years.

Sl. No. Name of the Students Journal Title Date Issue
1. SANCHIT SINGH International Journal Of Engineering Research An Experimental Investigation On The Strength Properties Of Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Concrete Mar-Apr 2016 Vol.4,Issue.2
2. ANAND N International Journal Of Engineering Research An Experimental Investigation On The Strength Properties Of Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Concrete Mar-Apr 2016 Vol.4,Issue.2
3. SUPREETH N International Journal Of Engineering Research An Experimental Investigation On The Strength Properties Of Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Concrete Mar-Apr 2016 Vol.4,Issue.2
4. SHOBITH N International Journal Of Engineering Research An Experimental Investigation On The Behaviour OF Retempered Concrete Jan-Feb 2016 Vol.4,Issue.1
5. SHARATH K International Journal Of Engineering Research An Experimental Investigation On The Behaviour OF Retempered Concrete Jan-Feb 2016 Vol.4,Issue.1
6. AKASH R International Journal Of Engineering Research An Experimental Investigation On The Behaviour OF Retempered Concrete Jan-Feb 2016 Vol.4,Issue.1
7. PAVAN H International Journal Of Engineering Research An Experimental Investigation On The Behaviour OF Retempered Concrete Jan-Feb 2016 Vol.4,Issue.1

VI. Papers presented by students in National Conference

Sl. No. Title Authors Place Conference
1. ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF FRAME BY SHEAR WALL INTERACTING SYSTEM IN MULTI STOREY BUILDING NripeshRanjanSah, YugalKishorMahato, UjjwalRaut, NyangeKalembo, R. S. Patil RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
2. EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE WITH VARYING WATER-CEMENT RATIO Mithun,Gunasheela.P, Saritasharma,Shashikumar.S,Teju.K RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
3. STUDY ON THE COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH OF CONCRETE CUBES BY THE PARTIAL REPLACEMENT OF FLY ASH, RICE HUSK ASH AND STEEL CHIPPINGS Praveen G S , Rashmi N , Nethaji K P, Sandeep B R, Girish V S RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
4. STRENGTH CHARACTERISTICS OF HYBRID FIBER REINFORCED CONCRETE REPLACING NATURAL SAND BY FLY ASH AND BOTTOM ASH R. S. Patil, LokendraBahadurBudha, Kamal Sapkota, SantoshGhartiMagar, Kushal Kumar Chaulagai RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
5. STUDY ON GROUNDWATER QUALITY STATUS IN AND AROUND CHIKKABANAVARA AREA Akshatha.D.J, Ashwini.A, Saraswathi.B, Chaitra.C.S RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
6. WATER QUALITY STATUS OF HESERAGHATTA LAKE Baijanath Shah,AibanshanLyngkhoi, PhibarisaKurbah,H.N.Rajakumara RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
7. ASSESSMENT OF WATER QUALITY STATUS OF CHIKKABANAVARA LAKE H.N.Rajakumara,NananRajkumar , SohodevPuyam, PradeepGhimirey, Prabesh BK RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
8. HYDROLOGICAL ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF CHECK DAM FOR WATER SUPPLY R.S Patil, Yogesh M, Bharath D S, Mallappa S Naganoor, Saleem Pasha C A RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
9. GEOPHYSICAL EXPLORATION OF SUBSURFACE SOIL USING EECTRIC RESISTIVITY METHOD Anu K, Mahantesh P. AjunShrestha,AjunShrestha, Subhash Chandra Yadav,HiraSah RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
10. STABILIZATION OF BLACK COTTON SOIL BY USING POLYPROPYLENE FIBER Anu.K,Divya M.T, Manjushree Prakash, Nandini M.J RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
11. STABILIZATION OF SOFT CLAY SOIL USING FLY ASH AND LIME STONE DUST DeewashGurungRupeshYadavLigeLollenPhunstokNamgyalBhutiaAnu.k RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
12. STUDY ON EFFECT OF GEOTEXTILE ON GEOTECHNICAL PROPERTIES OF RED SOIL Prijulasharama, Yengkokpam Noni Devi, Rahel Winfield Minja, KshetrimayumSuimi Devi Nitish Kumar K RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
13. USE OF HOSPITAL PLASTIC WASTE IN ROAD CONSTRUCTION Dipendra shah, Mohan pandey, Bijay B.K, Sumiranpradhan,Nitish Kumar K RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016
14. UTILIZATION OF SLEEPER WASTE IN ROAD SURFACE COURSE WITH BITUMEN BY FULL & PARTIAL REPLACEMENT OF AGGREGATE Basavaraj, Muniraju.N, Kiran.Dhannur, Veeresh ,Nitish Kumar K RRIT, BANGALORE ASET16 MAY 6th 7th 2016

VII. Workshops/Conference conducted

Department of Civil Engineering organized various workshops in the department and the national conference in association with all departments in the academic year of 2015-2016.

Sl. No. Workshop/Conference Date Place Organized by No of participants
1. National Conference on Advancements in Science, Engineering & Technology 06/05/2016 To 07/05/2016 RRIT,Bangalore RRIT,Bangalore 120
2. Advanced Surveying Equipments 26/04/2016 RRIT,Bangalore Department of Civil Engineering,RRIT,Bangalore 150
3. Construction Project Management 20/04/2016 RRIT,Bangalore Department of Civil Engineering,RRIT,Bangalore 200