डॉ पी. श्रीनिवासन

डॉ पी. श्रीनिवासन

मुख्य वैज्ञानिक

CSIR-SERC
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Academic Background

  • Ph.D., (Structural Engineering), Annamalai University - 2014
  • Master of Engineering (Structural), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University – 1987
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University – 1984

Professional Background

  • 3 decades of experience at SERC
  • Chief Scientist & Head, ACTEL

Professional Memberships

  • Life Member - Indian Concrete Institute
  • Life Member - Indian Society of Earthquake Technology
  • Life Member - International Society for Fiber Reinforced Concrete
  • Life Member - Indian Society of Non-destructive Testing

Areas of Scientific Interest

  • Structural Engineering: Non-destructive testing of concrete structures, Durability of concrete structures, Repair and Rehabilitation of concrete Structures

Awards & Honours

  • Received the ICI(TNCC)- Ultra Tech Award- 2014-Outstanding thesis in the field of concrete (Doctoral)
  • Excellent Laboratory Award - 2014 in the field of Corrosion Science & Technology by NACE International Gateway India Section.

Publications

  • Bhaskar,S., Bharatkumar, B.H., Gettu, R., Srinivasan, P., Ramanjaneylu, K., and Nagesh R. Iyer (2015),“ Influence of PCE-SP and calcium nitrite inhibitor on mechanical and durability parameters of concrete”, Journal of Scientific and industrial Research, Vol.74, 2015, pp.82-87,IF=0.534, Citations – 4
  • Devi, K., Vijaya Lakshmi, C.S., Raicy,M.C.,  Srinivasan, P., S. G. N. Murthy, . Hussain,S.M., Ilya Buynevich, Rajesh R. Nair, (2013), “Integrated approach of assessing sedimentary characteristics of onshore sand deposits on the Velankanni coast, Tamil Nadu, India: sheds light on extreme wave event signatures, Journal of Coastal Conservation, Netherlands, Vol.17(1),pp. 167-178,  IF- 1.264  , Citations – 6
  • K Devi, MC Raicy, Deshraj Trivedi, P Srinivasan, SGN Murthy, Ronald J Goble, Rajesh R Nair, (2013), “Assessment of coastal dune characteristics using georadar imaging and sedimentological analysis: Odisha and Visakhapatnam, India , Journal of Coastal Conservation, Netherlands, Vol.17(3),pp. 729-742, IF- 1.264 , Citations – 7
  • Deshraj Trivedi, Mani Christy Raicy, Koravangatt Devi, Devender Kumar, Ilya Buynevich, P. Srinivasan, Nagesh R. Iyer, R. Guin, D. Sengupta, Rajesh R. Nair, (2012), ‘’ Sediment Characteristics of Tidal Deposits at Mandvi, Gulf of Kuchchh, Gujarat, India: Geophysical, Textural and Mineralogical Attributes”, International Journal of Geosciences, USA, Vol.3, pp. 515-524, 10.4236/ijg.2012.33054 IF- 0.804, Citations - 7
  • Deshraj Trivedi, Koravangatt Devi, Ilya Buynevich, P. Srinivasan, K. Ravisankar, Vipul Silwal, D. Sengupta, Rajesh R. Nair, (2012),” Interpretation of Dune Genesis from Sedimentogical Data and Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Signatures: A Case Study from Ashirmata Dune Field, Mandvi Beach, Gujarat, India”, International Journal of Geosciences, USA, Vol.3, 772-779, IF- 0.804, Citations – 8
  • Vijaya Lakshmi, C.S.; Trivedi, Deshraj; Srinivasan, P.; Murthy, S.G.N.; Nair, Rajesh R(2011), “Subsurface reflections of prograded paleoscarps in Avis Island, North Andaman, India, Indian Journal of Geo Marine Sciences, (IJMS),      Vol.40(3) , pp.331-337, Impact Factor-0.301, Citations- 2
  • Rajesh R Nair, Madhav K Murari, C S Vijaya Lakshmi, Ilya  Buynevich, Ron J Goble, Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S G  N.,  Deshraj  Trivedi, Suresh  Chandra   Kandpal, Hussain S M, Sengupta D and Ashok K Singhvi (2011), “Subsurface signatures and timing of extreme wave events along the southeast Indian coast”, J. Earth Systems & Science, Indian Academy of Sciences- Springer Verlag, 120, No. 5, pp. 873–883,   DOI: 10.1007/s12040-011-0109-y , Impact Factor -1.104, Citations-9
  • Vijaya Lakshmi C S., Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S G N., Deshraj Trivedi and Rajesh R Nair (2010), “Granularity and textural analysis as a proxy for extreme wave events in southeast coast of India” J. Earth Systems & Science, Springer Verlag, 119, No. 3, pp. 297-305, DOI: 10.1007/s12040-010-0023-8, Impact Factor- 1.104, Citations-23

List of papers published in the non-SCI Journals

  • Meenu Priyaa, K., Srinivasan,P., and Gajalakshmi, P ( 2016), “Experimental Study on Corrosion Behaviour of Concrete Containing Bottom Ash as Partial Replacement of Fine Aggregate”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 857, pp 88-94.
  • Suba, Srinivasan, P., & Sakthieswaran, N (2016), “A Review on Carbonation Study in Concrete”, International Journal for Innovative Research in Science & Technology, Vol.2, Issue 12.
  • Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Ramakrishnan, D., and Vasanth, K (2015), “Evaluation of Thickness and Defects in Diaphragm Walls Using Impact Echo”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol. 10(62), pp.428-430
  • Bhaskar S., Srinivasan P., Murthy S.G.N., Nagesh R. Iyer & Ravisankar,K, (2013), “Evaluation of thickness ad defects in concrete using impact-techno technique”, The Indian Concrete Journal,  January 2013, India, Vol. 87(1), pp. 19-27
  • Srinivasan,P. Ravisankar,K., Thirugnanasambandam, S., (2013), “ Forensic evaluation of a large reinforced concrete specimen using radar and ultrasonic pulse echo”, Int. Jl. of Forensic Engineering, Vol.1, No.3/4, pp.198 – 208
  • Nagesh R. Iyer, Srinivasan P., Rajesh R. Nair (2013), “Forensic applications including mapping and classification of tsunami sand deposits and sand dunes with ground penetrating radar”, International Journal of Forensic Engineering, Vol.1, No.3/4, pp.290 – 300, 10.1504/IJFE.2013.053575.
  • Priya. R,  Srinivasan.P, &  Manikanandan. G,(2012), “Nondestructive evaluation of concrete structures using ground penetrating radar & ultrasonic pulse echo”, International Journal of Systems, Algorithms & Applications, Vol. 2, pp.145-148
  • Nair, RR., Buynevich, I., Goble, RJ., Srinivasan,P., Murthy, SGN., and Kandpal,Sc, “Subsurface images shed light on past tsunamis in India”, EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union 91 (50), 489-490, Citiaions-16
  • Srinivasan, P., Ravisankar, K., Thirugnanasambandam, S., (2012), “Non-Destructive Evaluation of Concrete Structures with Ground Penetrating Radar and Influencing Parameters”, IUP Journal of Structural Engineering, India, Vol. V, No.4, pp: 43-52, Citations-4
  • Srinivasan, P., Ravisankar, K., & Thirugnanasambandam, S., “Identification of reinforcement and voids in concrete structures using ground penetrating radar”, Journal of Structural Engineering, February 2012, Vol. 38, No. No. 6,pp. 589-595
  • Srinivasan, P., & Chellappan, A., “Performance evaluation of corrosion inhibitors for use in concrete structures” Journal of Structural Engineering, 2011, Vol.38, No.1
  • Srinivasan. P, Bhaskar. S., Parivallal .S., Kesavan. K, Ravisankar. K,  and            Venugopal, G  (2009) “Condition assessment of corrosion damaged approach jetty exposed in marine environment-case study”, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 36, No. 1pp. 16-21
  • Bhaskar,S., Wiggenhauser, H., Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Ravisankar, K., Nagesh R. Iyer & Lakshmanan, N, (2009), “Detection of internal flaws in structural concrete elements by Impact-Echo Technique”, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 36, No. 1 pp. 7–10,Citation-3
  • Mohd. Firdows, M.Z., Chellappan,A., Prabakar, J.,  & Srinivasan,P.,  “Evaluation of Corrosion-Affected Concrete Multistoried Building Through Field Testing – A Case study”, Journal of Indian Concrete Institute ,2007, Vol. 81, No. 3, pp. 29-32
  • Prabakar, J., Chellappan, A., & Srinivasan, P, “Effect of concrete grades, cover thickness and surface coating of RC on durability”, The Indian Concrete Journal, 2007, Vol. 81, No. 2 pp.15-22
  • Srinivasan, P., Chellappan, A., & Annamalai., S, “Pre-evaluation of fire-affected RC framed structure and its post-evaluation by load test after repair-A case study”, Journal of Structural Engineering, 2007, Vol. 33, No.5, pp 419-427,Citation-3
  • Srinivasan, P., Firdows, M.Z.M., Prabakar, J., & Chellappan, A, “A simple accelerated test method for rapid assessment of chloride penetration of concrete with and without surface coating”, The Indian Concrete Journal, 2007, Vol. 81, No. 1, pp.43-47, Citation-3

Papers published in Conference Proceedings

  • Vimal Mohan, P. Srinivasan & S. Saibabu (2016), “Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Method for Evaluation of Concrete Quality-Limitations and Critical Analysis”, Structural Engineering Convention (SEC)-2016, Dec. 21-23, 2016.
  • Saibabu, S., Srinivasan,P & Prabhakar, J (2016), Strengthening of Pre-stressed Girder with  External Prestressing, Structural Engineering Convention (SEC)-2016, Dec. 21-23, 2016.
  • Srinivasan, P., Advanced NDT&E for condition assessment of concrete structures, (2016), “National Conference on Forensic Structural Engineering”, VIT University, Chennai, CD Format
  • Sornalatha, S., Srinivasan, P., Ramakrishnan, D.,  Sakthieswaran, N., (2015), “ Identification of Rebar in simulated specimen using Ground penetrating Radar”, International conference on recent trends in Engineering Research- ICETER'15, Vel's University, Chennai, CD Format
  • Aarthi, M, Srinivasan, P., Maruthi, S., Hemalatha, B., (2015), “Estimation of Inclusions in Masonry and simulated specimen using Radar technique”, Quest for advancements in civil engineering - QACE'15, SRM University, Chennai, CD Format
  • Saibabu,S.,  Srinivasan, P.,.Lakshmik-andhan  K.N ,&.Sivakumar P, (2015), “Condition Assessment of Distressed RCC Residential Building - A Case Study, International Conference on Innovations in Structural Engineering”, Innovations in Structural Engineering 2015 (IC-ISE-2015), IC-ISE-2015, 14-16 December 2015, Osmania University, Hyderabad, pp. 936-946
  • Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Ramakrishnan, D., & Vasanth, K.,(2015), Evaluation of Thickness and Defects in Diaphragm Walls Using Impact Echo”, International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering Materials and Processes(ICACEMAP 2015), CIT- Coimbatore, CD Form
  • Srinivasan, P., & Lokesh kumar,P, (2015),” Experimental investigation on concrete with partial replacement of fine aggregate by bottom ash”, International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering Materials and Processes(ICACEMAP 2015), CIT- Coimbatore, CD Form
  • Srinivasan, P.,(2014),  “Condition assessment of corrosion-affected concrete structures”, Key note lecture - National Seminar on Advances in Structural Engineering(NASE14), Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum, Indian Concrete Institute & Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum, CD form
  • Srinivasan, P ., Cinitha, A., Vimal Mohan, Nagesh R Iyer (2014), “Evaluation of fire-damaged concrete structures  with a case study”, Proceeding of National Conference on Fire Research & Engineering: FiRE, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, (CD Form) ,Narosa Publishing House.
  • Srinivasan, P, Ravisankar K, Thirugnanasambandam,  S and Nagesh R. Iyer,(2013),  “Radar for the evaluation of concrete structures -influence of reinforcements and ducts”, International conference on rehabilitation and restoration of structures, IIT Madras, Chennai, pp:517-526, Indian Concrete Institute, Chennai
  • Srinivasan P.( 2013), Forensic analysis of RC structures, “Conference and Exhibition on Forensic Civil Engineering”, organized by ACCE(I), Bangalore, NIMHANS Convention Centre, Bangalore, CD Form,  Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India)
  • Srinivasan, P., (2013), “Condition assessment of corrosion-affected concrete structures, Key note lecture - National Seminar on Advances in Structural Engineering(NASE13), Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandum, (CD Form), Indian Concrete Institute & Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum
  • Srinivasan, P., (2013), “Condition assessment of corrosion-affected concrete structures with case studies”, International Workshop on Structural Life Assessment and Failure Diagnosis TEQIP II, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, pp. 89-105
  • Srinivasan, P,  Murthy, S.G.N., Wiggenhausser, H., Ravisankar, K.,& Nagesh R Iyer, (2013), “Non-destructive Evaluation of Concrete Structures Using Automated Scanner”, Asia Pacific Conference on non-destructive testing, Mumbai, CD form, Asia Pacific Conference on non-destructive testing, Mumbai
  • Teena Xavier A., Srinivasan P., Ashok Manikandan, S, (2012), Non Destructive Evaluation of Concrete with Radar and its Influencing Parameters, Proceedings of National conference on Advances in concrete and Construction Technology, KSR College of Enginee-ring, Tiruchengode, pp. 354-359, Dept., of Civil Engineering, KSR College of Engineering, Tiruchengode
  • Anseena Basheer, Bhaskar, S., Carmichael, J. M., and Srinivasan,P., (2012), “Determination of thickness and detection of grouted and ungrouted ducts in concrete structural components using ultrasonic pulse echo technique”, Proceedings of National conference on Advances in concrete and construction technology, KSR College of Engineering, Tiruchengode, TN,pp. 333-337, Dept., of Civil Engineering, KSR College of Engineering, Tiruchegode
  • Priya, R., Srinivasan, P. and Manikandan, G, (2012), Non destructive testing for the evaluation of concrete structures using radar and pulse echo”, Intl. Conference on Recent Advances in Engineering & Technology, Hyderabad, pp. 182-185, ISBN Number: 978-81-923541-0-2 
  • Teena Xavier, A., Srinivasan, P. and Ashok Manikandan, S., (2012), “Evaluation of concrete structures with ultrasonic pulse echo”, Intl. Conference on Advances in Architecture and Civil Engineering, M S Ramaiah Institute Of TechnologY, Bangalore , pp: 239-242
  • Bhaskar, S., and Srinivasan, P, (2012), “Deterioration of concrete structures-Assessment techniques and control measures”,  National Conference on Modern Trends in Construction Materials and Construction Techniques”, Easwari Engine-ering CollegeChennai, pp. 356-365
  • Srinivasan, P., (2012), “Reinforced Concrete Corrosion -Causes and Remedies, National Seminar on Recent Developments in Concrete Science and Technology”, Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur, pp. 70-78, Karnataka
  • Srinivasan, P., Thirugnanasambandam, S., & Ravisankar, K., (2012), “Radar for Quantification of Reinforcements and Ducts in concrete and their Influencing Parameters”, International Conference on Advances in Construction Manufacturing and Automation Research (INCACMA 2012), (CD format), Kongu Engineering College, Perunddurai, Erode.
  • Bhaskar, S., Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Ravisankar, K., and Nagesh R. Iyer, (2011), “Thickness measurement and detection of tendon ducts in concrete slab specimen using impact-echo technique”, National Seminar & Exhibition on Non-Destructive Evaluation, pp.286-290, ISNT, Chennai, Citation-2
  • Nagesh R Iyer and Srinivasan, P., (2011), “Need for Non-Destructive Testing and evaluation of civil structures, Pre–December 6th and 7th, 2011, ISNT, Chennai, Conference Workshop on NDE of Concrete Structures, CD Format, ISNT, Chennai
  • Srinivasan, P., (2011), “‘Radar and ultrasonic pulse echo for non destructive testing & evaluation  of reinforced concrete structures’, National Seminar & Exhibition on Non-Destructive Evaluation, National Seminar & Exhibition on Non-Destructive Evaluation, pp.286-290, ISNT, Chennai.
  • Srinivasan, P., (2011), “Ultrasonic Pulse Echo Technique for Non-Destructive Evaluation of Concrete, Pre–Conference”, Workshop on NDE of Concrete Structures, CD Format,   ISNT, Chennai
  • Srinivasan, P., (2011), “Repair and Rehabilitation of corrosion damaged concrete structures”, One day conference repair, restoration & Rehabilitation of concrete structures, One day conference rapair, restoration & Rehabilitation of concrete structures,  pp. 68-77, ICI, Chennai
  • Deshraj Trivedi, Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N. and Rajesh R. Nair, (2010), “An Appraisal on Coastal Dune/Beach Ridge Anomalies in Mandvi, Gujarat: Sedimentological and Geophysical Approach, Proc. Nat. Conf. Coastal Processes, Resources & Management, CESS, Thiruvananthapuram, CD Format
  • Rajesh R.Nair, Ilya Buynevich, Ron J Goble, Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Vijayalekshmi,C.S., Deshraj Trivedi, Kandpal, S.C, (2010), “Ground Penetrating Radar signatures shed light on past erosional events along the Tamil Nadu Coast”, Proc. Nat. Conf. Coastal Processes, Resources & Management, CESS, Thiruvananthapuram, CD Format
  • Vijaya Lakshmi. C.S, Srinivasan, P, Murthy, S.G.N., and Rajesh R. Nair, (2010), “Grain size analysis as a proxy for high energy events in Mahabalipuram region, Proc. Nat. Conf. Coastal Processes, Resources & Management, CESS, Thiruvananthapuram, CD Format
  • Srinivasan, P., Wiggenhauser, H., Murthy, S.G.N, Bhaskar, S., Ravisankar,  K.  & Nagesh R Iyer, (2010), Advanced Non-destructive testing methods for application to reinforced concrete structures collaborative project between SERC and BAM”, 5th World Conference on Structural Control and Monitoring, Tokyo, Japan, CD format
  • Srinivasan, P, (2010), “Corrosion Protection Method for RCC/PCC structures in Indian Scenario-Need for Standards and certified Personnel” International Conference & Expo on Corrosion  CORCON-2010, Goa, India, CD format
  • Nagesh R. Iyer & Srinivasan, P, (2010), “Sustainability in Concrete Construction - Role of Concrete Coatings and Corrosion Inhibitors”, 15th National Congress on corrosion control, Chennai, India, CD format.
  • Srinivasan, P.,  Ravisankar, K., Thirugnanasam-bandam, S, (2010), Identification of Reinforcement and Voids in Concrete Structures Using Ground Penetrating Radar, Seventh Structural Engineering Convention (SEC-2010), Annamalai University, pp. 686-697.
  • Nagesh R. Iyer, Srinivasan, P, & Rajesh R.Nair, (2010), “Ground penetrating Radar as a forensic tool for the study of Tsunamis and Sand Dunes”, Indo-U.S. Forensic Practices -Investigation Techniques and Technology, Tiruchirap-alli, pp.16-25.
  • Srinivasan, P., Thirugnanasambandam, S., & Ravisankar, K., (2010), “Forensic Analysis of  a Large Scale RCC Specimen using Advanced NDT Methods”, Indo-U.S. Forensic Practices -Investigation Techniques and Technology, Tiruchirap-alli, pp.48-56
  • Ziyad Kottayi, Bhaskar, S., Srinivasa Raghavan, R.,and Srinivasan, P, (2009), “Application of Impact-echo – Determination of thickness and detection of flaws in RCC members”, Conference on Innovations in Civil Engineering (ICE-09, Chennai, CD Format.
  • Srinivasan, P, (2009), “Coatings for Concrete Structures Refresher Course on”, Good Painting Practice for steel and concrete structures, Chennai
  • Bhaskar,S., Murthy, S.G.N.,Srinivasan, P., Wiggenhauser, H., Ravisankar, K., Nagesh R. Iyer and Lakshmanan, N, (2009), “Reliability of the impact-echo method on thickness measurement  of Concrete Elements”, 7th International Symposium on Non Destructive Testing in Civil Engineering, France,  pp.477-482
  • Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Bhaskar,S., Wiggenhauser, H., Ravisankar, K., Nagesh R. Iyer and Lakshmanan,N, (2009), “Application of radar and pulse echo for testing concrete structures”, 7th International Symposium on Non Destructive Testing in Civil Engineering, pp: 355-360.
  • Srinivasan,P., (2009), “Methodology for Condition Assessment of reinforced concrete structures- Approach and Methodology”, National seminar on Corrosion protection of rebars in concrete and concrete structures, Chennai, CD format
  • Srinivasan,P, (2009), “Cathodic Protection of reinforced concrete structures” National seminar on Corrosion protection of rebars in concrete and concrete structures, ICI,IIT, Chennai, CD Format
  • Srinivasan. Murthy, S.G.N Wiggenhauser, H, Nagesh R Iyer and Ravisankar. K, (2009), “Identification of Reinforcements in Reinforced Concrete Structures using Ground Penetrating Radar”, National seminar and Exhibition on Non-Destructive Evaluation- NDE2009,  Tiruchirapalli, CD Format
  • Srinivasan, P., Neelamegam, M, (2009), “Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Test for Evaluating Concrete Quality before and after Repair-Case Studies”, National Seminar on Disaster Mitigation Structures, (DiMaRS-09), Annamalai University, CD format
  • Srinivasan, P., & Chellappan, A, (2008), “Assessment of Fire-Damaged Concrete Structures and Case Studies”, International Conference on Advances in Concrete and Construction (ICACC-2008), Hyderabad, CD format.
  • Srinivasan, P., & Chellappan, A, (2008), “Performance evaluation of corrosion inhibitor for reinforcement in concrete in delaying corrosion”, National Conference on Recent advances in steel and concrete for construction, Chennai, CD format.
  • Srinivasan, P., (2008), “Non-destructive testing of concrete structures”, National Seminar on Health monitoring of structures, Erode, Tamil Nadu, CD Format
  • Srinivasan, P., (2008), Condition assessment of corrosion affected structures with case studies, National Seminar on Health monitoring of structures, Erode,Tamil Nadu, CD format
  • Senthilkumar,S., Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Balasubramanian, K.,Padmanaban.I., (2008), “Radar for nondestructive evaluation of concrete structures– Effect of Voids and rebar corrosion”, International Conference on Innovations in Building Materials, Structural Designs and Construction Practices (IBMSDCP-2008),Chennai,CD.
  • Senthilkumar, S.,Srinivasan, P., Murthy, S.G.N., Balasubramanian, K.,Padmanaban.I., (2008), “Use of Radar for Condition Assessment of Concrete Structures – Effect of Voids & delamination”, National Conference on Frontline areas of Civil Engineering Structures”, April 24-25, 2008 , Coimbatore, CD format.
  • Srinivasan, P., Chellappan, A., (2008), “Use of Corrosion Inhibitors in Enhancing the Life of Reinforced Concrete Structure against Chloride Induced Corrosion”, Structural Engineering Convention 2008), 18-20 December, SERC, IITM, & Anna University Chennai, pp.1063-1068

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