Dr Hemalatha T

Contact Details

Dr Hemalatha T
Senior Scientist
Taramani, Chennai – 600 113
E-mail: hemalatha(at)serc(dot)res(dot)in
Phone:91 44 22549241

Academic Background
  • Ph.D.,Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
  • M.E,Structural Engineering,National institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli
  • B.E.,Civil Engineering,Periyar maniammai college of technology for Women, Vallam, Thanjavur
Professional Background
  • Senior Scientist,CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, April 2016- Till date
  • Scientist,vCSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, Oct 2011- March 2016
  • Senior Lecturer,Anjalai Ammal Mahalingam Engineering College, Kovilvenni.,July-2005 -Dec 2007
  • Lecturer,Anjalai Ammal Mahalingam Engineering College, Kovilvenni,Dec .1998 -June-2003
Areas of Scientific Interest
  • Development of Greener concrete (using high volume of fly ash)
  •  Development of sustainable self compacting concrete
  • Nano engineered concrete
  1. Bhavya, T. Hemalatha and Saptarshi Sasmal, “Numerical simulation for evaluating the fracture energy of self compacting concrete”, Computer Materials and Continua. (submitted manuscript)
  2. Hemalatha, J.M. Chandra Kishen and Ananth Ramaswamy ” Investigation on the relationship between microstructure and fracture properties of Self Compacting Concrete (SCC)”, Magazine of Concrete Research (Under review).
  3. Hemalatha and Ananth Ramaswamy, “A review on fly ash characteristics-Towards promoting high volume utilization in developing sustainable concrete”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 147, 546-559. (4.959)
  4. J. Prabakar, T. Hemalatha and M. Roderick Jones, “Durability Characteristics of Cement Containing High Volume Supplementary Cementitious Materials”, Indian Concrete Journal, 2016, 90(11), 28-38.
  5. T. Hemalatha, Maitri Mapa, Neenu George and Saptarshi Sasmal, “Physico- chemical and mechanical characterization of high volume fly ash incorporated and engineered cement system towards developing greener cement”,  Journal of Cleaner Production 2016, 125, 268-281. (4.959)
  6. T. Hemalatha, S. Maheswaran, Sarayu Krishnamoorthy, Maitri Mapa, B.Bhuvaneshwari, A. Ramachandra Murthy and Nagesh R Iyer, “Investigation of bacterial activity on compressive strength of cement mortar in diff
    erent curing mediums”, Advanced Concrete technology, April 2016, 14, 125-133.(0.658)
  7. T. Hemalatha, Hari Hara Sudhan and Nagesh R Iyer, “Prediction of long term Compressive Strength of Concrete Made with Supplementary Cementitious Material through Regression Analysis”,  Indian Concrete Journal, 2016, 90 (1), 49-58.
  8. T. Hemalatha, K.R. Ram sundar, A. Ramachandra Murthy and Nagesh R Iyer, “Influence of mixing protocol on the fresh and hardened properties of self compacting concrete”, Construction and Building Materials, Nov 2015, 98,119-127. (2.296)
  9. T. Hemalatha, A. Ramachandra Murthy and Nagesh R Iyer, “Determination of the back boundary effect on self-compacting concrete beams: bilinear and trilinear  approaches International Journal of Fracture, May 2015, 193, 17-28. (1.642)
  10. T.Hemalatha, M.Gunavadhi, B.Bhuvaneshwari, Saptarshi Sasmal and Nagesh R Iyer, “Characterization of micro- and nano- modified cementitious system using micro analytical techniques’ Cement and Concrete Composites” 2015, 58, 114–128. (3.330)
  11. T.Hemalatha,  Ananth Ramaswamy and J.M. Chandra Kishen “Micromechanical analysis of self compacting concrete”,  Materials and Structures, 2015, 48:3719–3734. (2.453)
  12. T.Hemalatha, Ananth Ramaswamy and J.M. Chandra Kishen
    “Simplified Mixture Design for Production of Self-Consolidating Concrete”, ACI materials Journal, Jan 2015, 112 (2),   277-285. (1.123)