डॉ  सी. के. माधेश्वरन

डॉ सी. के. माधेश्वरन

मुख्य वैज्ञानिक

CSIR-SERC
  • CSIR-SERC Taramani, Chennai – 600 113.
  • ckm(at)serc(dot)res(dot)in
  • +91-44-22549224

Academic Background

  • Ph.D,Ocean Engg ,IIT Madras, Chennai, Thesis:”Studies on vibrations due to underwater rock blasting and pile driving”
  • M.Tech, Ocean Engineering, IIT Madras, Chennai
  • B.E,Civil engineering, University of Madras

Professional Background

  • Chief Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, 26-04-2018 to till date
  • Senior Principal Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, 26-04-2011 to 25-04-2018
  • Principal Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, 26-04-2005 to 25-04-2011
  • Senior Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, 26-04-1999 to 25-04-2005
  • Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, 26-04-1994 to 25-04-1999
  • Junior Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre, Chennai, 26-04-1989 to 25-04-1994

Areas of Scientific Interest

  • Dynamic characteristics of  retrofitted  RC frame building with yielding type x-shaped metallic elasto-plastic damper
  • Earthquake-response of  open ground storey reinforced concrete building retrofitted  with and without  yield type X shaped metallic elasto-plastic damper
  • Dynamic characteristics of open ground storey reinforced concrete  building retrofitted with shear wall
  • Seismic performance Evaluation
  • Seismic Retrofitting of Structures

Awards & Honours

  • The paper entitled ‘Seismic performance evaluation of framed RC building with and without ductile detailing’ published The Indian concrete Journal ,2021 awarded first prize in The Indian Concrete Journal.
  • Member of senate, University of Madras, Chennai (2021-2024).
  • Doctoral committee members for Research Scholars of National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli and Anna University, Chennai.
  • Recoginized supervisor for PhD/MS for Anna University, Chennai
  • Foreign Exposure - Visited New York ,USA to present three technical papers during April 2004.
  • The President of India’s prize for best subject prize is awarded by the institution of Engineers (India) , for the paper entitled”Studies on use of copper slag as replacement material for river sand in building constructions” published in the Journal of the Institution of Engineers(india): Series A, volume 95,2014. The authors are C.K.Madheswaran, P S Ambily , J.K , Dattatreya and N.P.Rajmane. The president of india’s prize awarded on 18 December ,2015 held at 30th indian engineering congress , Guwahati ,2015.
  • The President of India’s prize for best subject prize is awarded by the institution of Engineers (India) , for the paper entitled” Experimental studies on behaviour of reinforced geopolymer concrete beams subjected to monotonic static loading ”. published in the journal  of institution of engineers, India, Series A, Vol.96, issue 2, pp.139-149.June 2015,  The authors are C.K.Madheswaran, P S Ambily , J.K , Dattatreya and G.Ramesh. The president of india’s prize awarded on  16 December ,2016 held at 31th indian engineering congress , Kolkata 700105 ,2016.
  • M. Ramaiah prize for best technical paper during 2014-15 for paper entitled,”Studies on use of copperslag as replacement material for river sand in building constructions “published in Journal of Institution of engineers(India) Series-A, Vol.95,No.3, July – sep 2014, pp.169-177.
  • Certificate of Special Mention under Ramaiah Prize (Best paper ward)Scheme during 1998 and 2000 for

    1.      Dharaneepathy, M.V., and Madheswaran, C.KInfluence of stiffener patterns on impact response of steel panels”, Institution of Engineers(India) Journal –CV, V.78. pp.44-48. May 1997.

    2.      Experimental and analytical investigations on impact response of clamped grillages, authored by C.K. Madheswaran and M.V. Dharaneepathy and published in the Proc. of Structural Engineering Convention SEC-2000, IIT-Bombay, 5-8 January 2000.

  • Best Paper Award for Sir Arthur cotton memorial prize awarded for the paper Strain-rate effects on constitutive relationships of steel and aluminium”, authored by C.K. Madheswaran , M.V. Dharaneepathy. and N. Anandavalli and published in the Institution of Engineers (civil) Journal, Vol.83, February 2003, pp.225-228.

Publications

International Journals

  • Meenakshi Sundaram S and Madheswaran C.K, “Wave forces on a single and group of cylinders in response to two wave spectra of same significant wave height”, Journal of Ocean Engineering, Vol.18, No.4, pp 297-315, 1991.
  • Madheswaran, C.K  Sundaravadivelu. R. Boominathan.A.     Natarajan, K ”Response  of berthing structure due to  underwater blasting for rock dredging”, Experimental Techniques. Volume.33, issue 3, May/June 2009 , pages 61-72 (IF:1.058, citation:5    )
  •  Madheswaran, C.K    Natarajan, K   Sundaravadivelu. R. .Boominathan.A.    “Effect of open or concrete-infilled trenches on screening of ground vibration during pile driving”,   Experimental Techniques. Volume.33, issue 2, March/April  2009 , pages 43-51  (IF:1.058 citation:5,)
  •  Amar Prakash, Anandavalli, N., Madheswaran C.K. and Lakshmanan, N. (2012) ‘Modified push-out tests for determining shear strength and stiffness of HSS stud connector-experimental study’, International Journal of Composite Materials, Vol.2,  No.3, pp. 22-31 (IF=1.960 citation:37, ) 10.5923/j.cmaterials.20120203.02
  •  Amar Prakash, Anandavalli, N., Madheswaran C.K. and Lakshmanan, N. (2012) “Experimental investigation on flexural behaviour of HSS stud connected steel-concrete composite girders”, Steel and Composite Structures-An International Journal, Vol.13, No.3, pp. 239-258 (IF=4.394 citation:4, ),Techno press, Korea.
  •  Smitha Gopinath, Madheswaran C.K., Rama Chandra Murthy A., Nagesh. R. Iyer, Barkavi T., “Low and high velocity impact studies on fabric reinforced concrete panels”, CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences, Vol.92, No.2, 2013, pp. 151-172, (IF=0.810 citation:0, )
  • Madheswaran C. K., Ambily P.S., Lakhsmanan N., Dattatreya J. K. and Jaffer Sathik J.A., ‘Shear Behaviour of Reinforced Geopolymer Concrete Thin webbed T-beams’. ACI material Journal, Vol. 111, No.1, January 2014, pp. 89-98. (IF=1.640,citation:8)
  • Smitha, G., R., Ayashwarya, V., Ramesh Kumar, V., PrabhatRanjan, P., Ramachandra Murthy, A., K. Madheswaran, C.K. and Iyer, N.R., ‘Low velocity impact behaviour of ultra high strength concrete panels’, Sadhana, Indian Academy of Sciences, August 2014, DOI:10.1007/s12046-014-0280-3.(IF=0.94, citation:2)
  • C. Lakshmi Anuhya ,K.B. Anand, Smitha Gopinath, , C.K. Madheswaran, J. Prabhakar,Thivya Devi K.G., Compression behaviour of brick masonry strengthened with  textile reinforced concrete(TRC),-A preliminary study, Nov. 2019, Material science and engineering, Elsevier science, USA. Vol577, Issue -1, PP.1-10.IOP DOI :10.1088/1757-899X/577/1/012053. (IF=4.652, citation:0),
  • Smitha Gopinath, , C.K. Madheswaran, J. Prabhakar C. Lakshmi Anuhya ,Thivya Devi K.G., Strengthening  of unreinforced brick masonry panel using cast-in place and precast textile reinforced concrete, Jan 2020 Journal of Earthquake Engineering,          (IF=2.754, citation:3),  Taylor & francis, UK, pp: 1-19.
  • Smitha Gopinath, ,  J. Prabhakar, C.K. Madheswaran,  Dhivya Devi K.G., Strengthening of load bearing masonry wall panels with externally bonded precast Textile reinforced concrete laminate, March 2020, Journal of scientific and Industrial Research, NISCAIR, India, Vol.79,pp.241-245(IF=0.729, Citation:0).
  • Madheswaran, C.K   and Rama Rao (2022) Development of retrofitting technique for seismically vulnerable open ground storey reinforced concrete   buildings International Journal of Experimental Technique. Volume 46, Issue 1, Pages.43-65. February 2022.(IF=1.05) 

National Journals

  • Madheswaran C.K, Dharaneepathy M.V, and Keshava Rao M.N, (1991), “PC-based processing of transient dynamic test data”, Journal of Structural Engineering,  Vol.18, No.1, pp.5-13, SERC, Chennai.
  • Dharaneepathy M.V, and Madheswaran C.K, 1994, “Design and development of universal load cell”, Journal of Instrument Society of India,   Vol.24, No.1&2.
  • Dharaneepathy M.V and Madheswaran C.K, 1997, “Influence of stiffener patterns on impact response of steel panels”, Journal of Institution of Engineers, Vol.78, pp 44-48.
  • Madheswaran C.K and Dharaneepathy M.V, “Shock-resistant Design of steel grillages”, Journal of Institution of Engineers , Vol.82, August 2001, pp 101-104.
  • Dharaneepathy M.V, Madheswaran C.K and Anandavalli.N, “Strain-rate Effects on Constitutive Relationships of Steel and Aluminium”, Journal of Institution of Engineers , Vol. 83, February 2003, pp.225-228.
  • Madheswaran C.K,  Thandavamoorthy T.S, Natarajan K,  Sundaravadivelu R  and Boominathan A, “Ground and structural vibrations during driving of concrete and steel piles”, Journal of Institution of Engineers  May 8, 2005. pp 28-33. Vol.86.
  •  Madheswaran C. K. Sundaravadivelu R, Boominathan A, and Natarajan.K, “Response of ground during pile driving”, Journal of Institution of Engineers, May 8, 2005, pp 22-27, Vol.86.
  • Madheswaran C.K , Natarajan.K and Amar Prakash, “Strength of shear connectors in steel-concrete composite beams”, Journal of Institution of Engineers, Vol.88, August 28, 2007, pp.14-20. .( citation:4, )
  • Madheswaran C.K Natarajan K, Amar Prakash and Anandavalli N, “Experimental studies on behaviour of steel-concrete composites girders subjected to monotonic and cyclic loading”, Vol.89, August 2008,  Journal of Institution of Engineers .pp.8-15.( citation:0,)
  •  Madheswaran C. K., Ambily P.S., Rajamane N.P. and Arun G., ‘Studies on flexural behaviour of reinforced geopolymer concrete beams with lightweight aggregates’, International Journal of Civil and Structural Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 3 , 2014, pp. 295-305, ( citation:10, )
  • Madheswaran C.K., Gnanasundar G., and Gopalakrishnan N.,(2013) ‘Effect of molarity in geo-polymer concrete’, International Journal of Civil and Structural Engineering, Vol. 4 No.2, pp.106-115 (DOI:10.6088/IJCSER.201301402001)( citation:9 )
  • Ambily, P. S., Madheswaran, C. K., Lakshmanan, N., Dattatreya J. K. and Bhuvaneswari, (2012) ‘Experimental studies on shear behaviour of reinforced geo-polymer concrete thin webbed tee beams with and without steel fibres’, International Journal of civil and structural engineering, Vol. 3, No.1, pp.128-140 (ISSN 0976-4399) (, citation:6)
  • Ambily PS  Madheswaran C K , Sharmila S and Muthiah  S, “Experimental and analytical investigations on shear  behaviour of reinforced Geopolymer concrete beams”, , International Journal of Civil and Structural Engineering November 2011, Vol.2, No.2, pp.673-688. ( citation:6)
  • Amar Prakash, Anandavalli, N., Madheswaran C.K. Rajasankar J and Lakshmanan, N. (2011) ‘Three dimensional FE model of stud connected steel-concrete composite girders subjected to monotonic loading”,  International Journal of Mechanics and applications, Vol.1,  No.1, pp. 1-11.DOI:10.5923/j.mechanics:20110101.01.( citation:57,)
  • Amar Prakash, Lakshmanan, N., Anandavalli, N., Madheswaran, C. K., Iyer, N.R. and Rajasankar, J. (2012) ‘A simple technique to determine interface slip of stud connected SCC Girders’, Civil Engineering Dimension, Vol.14, No. 2, pp.110-120 (ISSN1410-9530print/ISSN 1979-570X online) ( citation:8, )
  • C.K. Madheswaran and Pinky Merlin Philip, (2014) ‘Experimental and analytical investigations on flexural behavior of retrofitted reinforced  concrete beam with geopolymer concrete composites’, International Journal of Material and Mechanical Engineering, Volume 3, Issue 3, August 2014. (DOI: 10.14355/IJMME.2014.0303.02., pp.62-68( citation:2, )
  • Madheswaran, C.K., Ambily, P.S., Dattatreya, J.K. and Rajamane N.P., ‘Studies on use of copper slag as replacement material for river sand in building construction”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Series –A, DOI:10.1007/s 40030-014-0084-9. Vol.95,Issue.3, 2014. pp.169-177. ( citation:35, )
  • Pinky Merin Philip, C.K. Madheswaran and EapenSakaria, (2014) ‘Study on the effect of retrofitting of a seismically damaged building with X-plate damper and geopolymer concrete’. International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, Volume 4, Issue 9, September 2014, pp.240-246.( citation:8, )
  • Madheswaran, C.K., Ambily, P.S., Dattatreya, J.K. and Ramesh ,G., ‘Experimental studies on behaviour of reinforced geopolymer concrete beams subjected to momotonic static loading”, Journal of Institution of Engineers(India), Series A, Vol.96, No.2, 2015,pp.139-149. ( citation:6, )
  • Madheswaran, C.K. N.Gopalakrishnan, J.Prakashvel and K. Sathishkumar,” Shake-table tests of RCC frame  building  with passive energy dissipation devices.”. Journal of structural engineering, CSIR-SERC, Vol.43, No.2,2016, pp.133-143. , Chennai. ( citation:0)
  • Madheswaran C.K , Prakashvel J, SathishKumar K and Rama Rao G V, Earthquake response of reinforced concrete building retrofitted with Geopolymer concrete and X-shaped metallic damper, 2017, Journal of Institution of  Engineers (india );Series A. India, Vol.98, No.1-2, 2017, pp.41-52. .( citation:8, )
  • Madheswaran, C.K N.Gopalakrishnan, J.Prakashvel and K. Sathishkumar, Seismic performance of open ground storey reinforced concrete building with chevron steel bracing incorporating  X-plate damper, 2018, ISET Journal of earthquake Technology, India, Vol.55, No.1-4, March-Dec 2018,pp.1-20. citation:0
  • Madheswaran, C.K N.Gopalakrishnan, J.Prakashvel and K. Sathishkumar, Earthquake response of open ground storey reinforced concrete building retrofitted with and without yield type X shaped Metallic dampers , Journal of structural Engineering, Vol.45, No.2, June-July 2018, pp.178-186.
  • Madheswaran, C.K N.Gopalakrishnan, J.Prakashvel and K. Sathishkumar,(2021) Seismic performance evaluation of framed RC building with and without ductile detailing “. The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol.95, No.8, pp.9-17.

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