Dr Bharatkumar Bhajantri H

Contact Details

Dr Bharatkumar Bhajantri H
Senior Principal Scientist
CSIR-SERC
Taramani, Chennai – 600 113
E-mail: bharat(at)serc(dot)res(dot)in
Phone:91 44 22549232
Academic Background
  • Ph.D,Structural Engineering; IISc, Bangalore
  • M. Tech, Marine Structure; NIT, Surathka
  • B.E. (1987), Civil Engineering; SIT, Tumkur, Bangalore University
Professional Background
  • Sr. Principal Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineerign Research Centre, Chennai 27-10-2010,Till Date
  • Principal Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineerign Research Centre, Chennai 27-10-2005 to 26-10-2010
  • Sr.  Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineerign Research Centre, Chennai 27-10-2000 to 26-10-2005
  •  Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineerign Research Centre, Chennai,  27-10-1995 to 26-10-2000
  • Jr.Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineerign Research Centre, Chennai, 27-10-1990 to 26-10-1995
Areas of Scientific Interest
  • Advanced Cement Composites
  • Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies
  • Repair and Rehabilitation of RC structures
  • NDT of RC structures
Awards & Honours
  • Raman Fellowship 2003-2004
  • Life member, Indian Concrete Institute (ICI)
  • Fellow of Institution of Engineers
Publications
  1. Prem, P. R,Mohit Verma, A. Ramachandra Murthy,. Bharatkumar  B.H and J. Rajasankar  “Numerical and theoretical modelling of low velocity impact on Ultra high performance concrete panels” Structural Engineering Mechanics (2017)  , Accepted IF:1.01
  2.  Smriti Raj, V. Ramesh Kumar, Bharatkumar B.H. and Nagesh R Iyer, (2017), Basalt structural insight as construction material, Sadhana Journal, Vol 42, No.1, pp 75-84.  IF:0.58
  3.  Mohit Verma, Prem, P. R,  J. Rajasankar and. Bharatkumar, B.H, (2016) “On low-energy impact response of ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) panels”, Materials & Design Volume 92, 15 February 2016, Pages 853–865 IF:3.99.
  4.  Smriti Raj, Ramesh kumar V. Bharatkumar B.H., Smitha Gopinath and Nagesh R. Iyer, (2015),  Flexural studies on basalt fibre reinforced composite sandwich panel with profile sheet as core,  Int. Jl. of Construction and Building materials,  Vol 82, May 2015, Pages 391–400, (IF 2.265)
  5.  Prameetthaa J., Bharatkumar B.H.,  and Nagesh R. Iyer, (2015),  Investigation on micronized biomass silica as a sustainable material,  Int. Journal of Cement & Concrete Composites,  Vol.60 (July 2015) pp.25-33, (IF 2.76)
  6.  Prem, P. R., Murthy, A. R., & Bharatkumar, B. H. (2015). Influence of curing regime and steel fibres on the mechanical properties of UHPC. Magazine of Concrete Research, 67(18), 988-1002. IF:1.3
  7. Baskar Sangoju, Radhakrishna G. Pillai, Gettu, R., Bharatkumar, B.H., and Nagesh R. Iyer (2015),  Use of Portland cement to enhance the service life of reinforced concrete exposed to chloride attack,  ASCE Jol. of Materials in Civil Engg,  Vol. 27, No. 11, (IF 1.322)
  8.  Ambily, P.S., Umarani, C., Ravisankar, K, Prabhat Ranjan Prem, Bharatkumar, B. H., and Nagesh R. Iyer, ‘Studies on ultra high performance concrete incorporating copper slag as fine aggregate’, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 77, 2015, pp. 233- 240, IF:2.265.
  9.  Prem, P. R, Murthy, A. R., Ramesh, G., Bharatkumar, B. H., & Iyer, N. R. (2015). Flexural Behaviour of Damaged RC Beams Strengthened with Ultra High Performance Concrete.  Indian Concrete Journal, 89(1), 267-289.
  10. Baskar Sangoju, Bharatkumar, B.H., Gettu, R., Srinivasan, P., Ramanjaneyulu, K., and Nagesh R. Iyer,(2015),  Influence of PCE-SP and Calcium Nitrite inhibitor on mechanical and durability parameters of concrete,  Vol.74, Feb.2015 pp.82-87