முனைவர் செந்தில் குமார் க

முனைவர் செந்தில் குமார் க

விஞ்ஞானி

CSIR-SERC
  • CSIR-SERC, Taramani, Chennai – 600 113
  • ksenthil(at)serc(dot)res(dot)in
  • +91-44-22544822

Academic Background

  • Postdoctoral Researcher, College of Civil Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha, China.
  • Ph. D (Civil Engineering), National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
  • M. E (Structural Engineering),Anna University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu.
  • B. E (Civil Engineering), Anna University Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

Professional Background

  • Scientist, CSIR-Structural Engineerign Research Centre, Chennai, Oct 2019 - till date
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Hunan University, College of Civil Engineering, Changsha, Hunan Province, China, Dec 2016 – Jun 2019
  • Assistant Professor, VIT University - Chennai campus, School of Mechanical and Building Sciences Chennai, May 2015 – Nov 2016
  • Project Quantity Surveyor (Planning, Costing and Billing), Sobha Developers Limited Bangalore, June 2007 – Aug 2008

Areas of Scientific Interest

  • CO2 sequestration through alkaline waste residues.
  • 3D printing.
  • Eco-friendly construction materials.
  • Cement, Aggregate and Concrete technology.

Awards & Honours

  • Received a National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) grant under International (Regional) Cooperation and Exchange Projects/ Research Fund for International Young Scientists 2017 – RMB 350,000 (~35 lakhs INR). Role - Principal Investigator (PI)
  • Hunan Provincial Key Research and Development Plan: International Collaboration “One Belt and One Road” grant – RMB 300,000 (~ 30 lakhs INR). Role – Project Member/Postdoctoral fellow.
  • Life member, Indian Concrete Institute (ICI)
  • Peer Reviewer for more than 35 journals (Renewable & sustainable energy reviews, Applied energy, Journal of cleaner production, Construction and building materials, Waste management, Science of total environment, Journal of testing and evaluation, ACI structural and Materials, Environmental progress and sustainable energy, etc.,)

Publications

                             

Journal Publications (*corresponding author)

  • Kaliyavaradhan. S.K., Ling. T.C., Guo. M.Z., Mo, K.H. (2019), Waste resources recycling in controlled low-strength material (CLSM): A critical review on plastic properties. Journal of Environmental Management, Elsevier, 241: 383-396.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Premalatha. P.V, Baskar. K, Sankaran Pillai. G, Shahul Hameed. P. (2018), Assessment of Radioactivity in Concrete made with E-waste Plastic. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, 46(2): 574–579.
  • Ling. T.C, Kaliyavaradhan. S.K., Poon. C.S. (2018), Global Perspective on Application of Controlled Low-Strength Material (CLSM) for Trench Backfilling – An Overview. Construction and building materials, Elsevier, 158: 535–548.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Baskar. K. (2018), Effect of Temperature and Thermal shock on Concrete Containing Hazardous Electronic Waste. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste, ASCE, 22(2): 04017028.
  • Kaliyavaradhan. S.K., T.C. Ling. (2017), Potential of CO2 sequestration through construction and demolition (C&D) waste – An overview, Journal of CO2 Utilization, Elsevier, 20C: 234-242.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Premalatha. P.V, Baskar. K. (2017), Evaluation of Transport Properties of Concrete Made with E-Waste Plastic. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, 45(5): 1849-1853.
  • Arjun Ramakrishna Kurup, Senthil Kumar. K.* (2017), Effect of Recycled PVC Fibers from Electronic Waste and Silica Powder on Shear Strength of Concrete. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste, ASCE, 21(3), 06017001-1-4.
  • Arjun Ramakrishna Kurup, Senthil Kumar. K.* (2017), Novel Fibrous Concrete Mixture Made from Recycled PVC Fibers from Electronic Waste. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste, ASCE, 21(2), 04016020-1-7.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Gandhimathi. R, Baskar. K. (2016), Assessment of Heavy Metals in Leachate of Concrete Made with E-Waste Plastic. Advances in Civil Engineering Materials, ASTM, 5(1): 256-262.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Baskar. K. (2015), Recycling of E-plastic waste as construction material in developing countries. Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management, Springer, 17(4): 718-724.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Baskar. K. (2015), Development of Ecofriendly Concrete Incorporating Recycled High-Impact Polystyrene from Hazardous Electronic Waste. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste, ASCE, 19(3), 04014042-1-11.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Baskar. K. (2015), Shear strength of concrete with E-waste plastic. Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers – Construction Materials, ICE (U.K), 168(2), 53-56.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Baskar. K. (2014), Response Surfaces for Fresh and Hardened Properties of Concrete with E-Waste (HIPS). Journal of Waste Management, Hindawi, vol. 2014, Article ID 517219, 1-14, 2014.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Baskar. K. (2014), Preliminary study on concrete with mixed electronic plastic waste. The International Reviewer, 1(1): 1-4, January - June 2014. ISSN 2395-1575.

Book Chapter Authored with ISBN

  • Kaliyavaradhan. S.K.*, Tung-Chai Ling. (2018) Performance of concrete with PVC fibres. Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco-efficient Concrete. Edited by F.P.Torgal, J. Khatib, F. Colangelo, R. Tuladhar. Elsevier Science, Woodhead Publishing. ISBN: 9780081026762. Pages 369-385, DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-08-102676-2.00017-7.

Books Authored with ISBN

  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Shini Shanmughan, Balasubramanian. R. (2017) Development of Economical Design Approach for Industrial Roofs, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 9783330040625.
  • Senthil Kumar. K*, Komala. M.S. (2016) Innovative Arrangement of Shear Connector in Composite Beams, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 9783659874369.

International Conference Papers

  • Kaliyavaradhan. S.K., Tung-Chai Ling (2017) Challenges and potential applications of powder waste derived from cement based materials – A Review. The 9th International Symposium on Cement and Concrete (ISCC2017), Wuhan, China, 31 October - 3 November 2017, pp. 15.
  • Tung-Chai Ling, Yuxuan Liu, Senthil Kumar. K. (2017) Feasible use of recycled concrete aggregates in self-compacting concrete - A review. 71st RILEM Week and International Conference on Advances in Construction Materials and Systems (ICACMS-2017), IIT Madras, Chennai, India, 3 - 8 September 2017, Rilem Proceedings PRO 118, Vol. 2, pp.137-145.
  • Arjun R Kurup, Senthil Kumar. K. (2016) Behaviour of Concrete with E-Waste Fibers under Compression. International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering and Sustainable Construction (ACESC'16), SRM University, Ramapuram Campus, Chennai, India, 30 March – 1 April 2016. Rilem Proceedings PRO 103 (online version), pp 197-199.
  • Shini Shanmughan, Senthil Kumar. K, Balasubramanian, R. (2016) Comparative Study on N-Type Trusses for Optimal Design of Industrial Structures using IS Provisions. International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering and Sustainable Construction (ACESC'16), SRM University, Ramapuram Campus, Chennai, India, 30 March – 1 April 2016, Rilem Proceedings PRO 103 (online version), pp 361-364.
  • L.NA.Iniyan, Senthil Kumar. K. (2016) Reuse of waste printed circuit board as a partial replacement for fine aggregate in concrete. International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering and Sustainable Construction (ACESC'16), SRM University, Ramapuram Campus, Chennai, India, 30 March – 1 April 2016, Rilem Proceedings PRO 103 (online version), pp 625-627.
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Baskar, K. (2014) E-waste in construction industry – A review. International Conference on Ingenious Technologies and Sustainable Developments in Civil Engineering (ICICE 2014), Noorul Islam University, Tamil Nadu, India, October 8, 2014, pp 374-380.
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Baskar, K (2013) Compressive Strength Behavior of Concrete made Using E-Plastic Waste. International Conference on Advanced Materials for Energy Efficient Buildings(AME2B), CSIR-CBRI (Roorkee), New Delhi, India, February 13-15, 2013, pp 76-77.

National Conference Papers

  • Routhu Gowtham Naidu, Swaran K.R, Senthil Kumar. K. (2016) Fresh and Hardened properties of Coconut Shell Concrete with Silica Powder, 11th National Conference on Science, Engineering and Technology (NCSET 2016), VIT University, Chennai, November 7th-8th, 2016, pp 631-638 (ISBN 9788190994859).
  • Mohd Moizuddin Ahmed, Khattar Somil Suresh, Senthil Kumar. K. (2016) Performance Study of Jute fiber in Concrete, 11th National Conference on Science, Engineering and Technology (NCSET 2016), VIT University, Chennai, November 7th-8th, 2016, pp 639-642 (ISBN 9788190994859).
  • Albin Alexander, Mohammad Ehraz Akhtar, Senthil Kumar. K. (2016) Fresh and Hardened Properties of Light Weight Concrete with Polyurethane Foam and Silica Powder, 11th National Conference on Science, Engineering and Technology (NCSET 2016), VIT University, Chennai, November 7th-8th, 2016, pp 643-647 (ISBN 9788190994859).
  • Krunal Bhandari, Senthil Kumar. K. (2016) Performance Study of Pervious Concrete incorporated with Fly Ash, 11th National Conference on Science, Engineering and Technology (NCSET 2016), VIT University, Chennai, November 7th-8th, 2016, pp 648-653 (ISBN 9788190994859).
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Baskar, K. (2014) Shear Performance of E-waste plastic (HIPS) concrete, National Conference on Advancement in Materials Science (AMS2014), Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, September 26th-27th, 2014, pp 17.
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Baskar, K. (2013) Use of Plastic Waste as Aggregate in Concrete: A Review. Third National Conference – KEYNOTE’2013, CARE School of Engineering, Trichy, 7th & 8th February 2013 (CD). (Received the best paper award)
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Baskar, K. (2013) Preliminary study on concrete with mixed electronic plastic waste. National Conference –Indian Congress on Curbing E-wastes (ICCE2013), Department of Civil Engineering, Acharya Institute of Technology, Bangalore, November 9th, 2013, pp 20.
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Komala. M.S. (2010) Flexural Behaviour of Coldformed Steel-Concrete composite beams, National Conference on Improvement Techniques in Civil Engineering -ITCE2010, ACCET, Karaikudi, 9th April, pp. 307 – 310.
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Komala. M.S. (2010) Influence of detailing of shear connectors on the flexural behaviour of cold formed steel-concrete composite beams, National Conference on Trends and Advances in Civil Engineering – TRACE2010, B.S.Abdur Rahman University, Chennai, 21-22 April 2010, pp. 288 – 298.
  • Senthil Kumar. K, Baskar. K. (2014) Eco-Friendly Concrete: Utilisation of E-waste plastic (HIPS) as Coarse aggregate in Sustainable construction, National Conference on Advancement in Materials Science (AMS2014), September 26th-27th, 2014, pp 86 (Poster).

     

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