Department of civil Engineering,IISc, Bangalore

+91 80 2293 3117

chandrak@iisc.ac.in

Research Projects:

  • Translated Manufacturing for Microstructure Configured Component Design, 2018, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Principal Investigator.
  • Study of the Process of Deformation and Fracture of Structural Materials in Accordance with their Multi-scale Structural State to Ensure Strength, Reliability, Durability and Safety for High Duty Structures, 2017, Indo-Russian Collaborative Research Project, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi – Principal Investigator.
  • Software-hardware system for Crack Resistance Characteristics Determination of Engineering Materials and Structures Under Mixed-mode Fracture, 2013, Indo-Russian Collaborative Research Project, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi – Principal Investigator.
  • Studies on Fatigue Crack Growth in Graphite, 2012, BRNS, Department of Atomic Energy – Principal Investigator.
  • Quantification of Damage for Residual Life Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Infrastructures, 2010, CiSTUP, IISc, Bangalore – Principal Investigator
  • Prediction of Residual Strength / Life of Reinforced Concrete Members, 2007, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi – Principal Investigator.
  • Prediction of Delamination Fracture Strength of Bonded Silica Tiles, 2007, ISRO – IISC, Space Technology Cell – Principal Investigator.
  • Condition Assessment of Railway Bridges, 2006, South Western Railways, Hubli – Principal Investigator.
  • Studies on Damage Mechanics and Residual Strength Evaluation of Composite Structures for Reuse, 2004, ISRO – Principal Investigator
  • Contact / Impact Modeling of Bi-material Interface Cracks, 2002, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi – Principal Investigator.
  • Seismic probabilistic safety assessment of nuclear power plants, 2002, BRNS, Department of Atomic Energy – Co-Investigator.
  • Characterization of time dependent deformations in concrete grades used in nuclear power plants, 2004, BRNS, Department of Atomic Energy – Co-Investigator.