**Ph D Conferments **

**Candidate Name, Year of award of degree,**** Thesis title, Research
Supervisor(s)**

**1 Satyanarayana B (1967)**

**Swelling pressures and related mechanical
properties of black cotton soils**** **

**Ranganatham B V **

**2 Nagaraj T S (1967)**

**Experimental and phenomenological studies of
shear strength characteristics of cohesive soils **

**Govinda Rao N S and Ranganatham B V **

**3 Madhav M R (1968)**

**Some studies on consolidation behaviour of clays **

**Govinda Rao N S and Ranganatham B V **

**4 Subba Rao K S (1969)**

**Strength of reinforced concrete slabs on ground **

**Ranganatham B V **

**5 Valsangkar A J (1970)**

**Flexural and buckling behaviour of individual
piles and two-dimensional analysis of group of piles **

**Siva Reddy A **

**6 Srinivasan R J (1971)****
**

**Ultimate bearing capacity and related stability
problems in soils having anisotropy and nonhomogeneity in cohesion **

**Siva Reddy A **

**7 Pranesh M R (1971)**

**Warping stresses in concrete slabs on ground **

**Siva Reddy A **

**8 Mishra G C (1972)**

**Confined and unconfined flows through anisotropic
porous media **

**Siva Reddy A **

**9 Zacharias G (1973)**

**Studies on shear deformation and strength
characteristics of cohesive soils **

**Ranganatham B V **

**10 Renga Raju V R (1973)**

**Strength and structural behaviour of foundations
under concentrated loads **

**Ranganatham B V **

**11 Venkatappa Rao G (1973)**

**Physico-chemical mechanisms controlling volume
change and shear strength behaviour of clays **

**Sridharan A **

**12 Narasimha Rao S (1973)**

**Strength behaviour including stress-strain
relationships of clays **

**Sridharan A and Nagaraj T S **

**13 Pandian N S (1974)**

**Effect of stress-ratio including K _{O} on
deformation behaviour of soils **

**Ranganatham B V **

**14 Nayak M (1974)**

**Stresses and displacements in cross anisotropic
soils with particular reference to prediction of settlement of foundations on
clays **

**Subba Rao K S and Srinivasan R J **

**15 Sreenivasulu V (1974)**

**Stability problems in soils of anisotropic,
nonhomogeneous undrained strength **

**Ranganatham B V and Nagaraj T S **

**16 Ramasamy G (1975)**

**Flexural behaviour of axially and laterally
loaded individual piles and groups of piles **

**Siva Reddy A **

**17 Jeyachandran R K (1975)**

**Settlement of pile foundations and drag load on
piles **

**Ranganatham B V **

**18 Mogaliah G (1975)**

**Ultimate bearing capacity and stability problems in
soils considering partial saturation and anisotropy and non-homogeneity in
cohesion **

**Ranganatham B V and Siva Reddy A **

**19 Raman J (1976 ) **

**Dynamic response of footing-soil system to
vertical vibrations **

**Sridharan A **

**20 Shanmuganathan S (1976)**** **

**Strength behaviour of isolated and combined
footings **

**Ranganatham B V **

**21 Basu U (1977)**

**Steady state confined and unconfined flows
through anisotropic soils **

**Siva Reddy A **

**22 Somasekhar B V (1977)**

**Studies on stress-deformation and strength of
soils under general stress-state **

**Nagaraj T S **

**23 Rangaiah N (1977)**

**Lower bound limit analysis and design of
reinforced concrete rectangular slabs **

**Ranganatham B V and Subba Rao K S **

**24 Allam M M (1978)**

**Shear strength and volume change behaviour of
desiccated soils **

**Sridharan A **

**25 Siddappa S (1979)**

**Studies on mechanisms of fibre reinforced
cement-based composites **

**Nagaraj T S **

**26 ****Krishna****
Murthy M (1980)**

**Studies on stress-deformation and strength
of soils under triaxial compression and extension **

**Sridharan A and Nagaraj T S **

**27 Shyam Prasad Y (1981)**

**Strength and structural behaviour of strip,
isolated and combined footings **

**Ranganatham B V **

**28 Venkatakrishna Rao K N (1981)**

**Ultimate bearing capacity and stability of
slopes considering anisotropy and nonhomogeneity in cohesion and other related
stability problems **

**Siva Reddy A **

**29 Jayadeva M S (1982)**** **

**Analysis of soil behaviour as interacting
systems **

**Nagaraj T S **

**30 Rajagopalan Nair R P (1982)**** **

**Strength and structural behaviour of
alternate footing systems **

**Ranganatham B V **

**31 Satyadas G G (1982)**

**Some studies on swelling and shrinkage of
black cotton soil with particular reference to effects of temperature and
humidity **

**Subba Rao K S **

**32 Nagendra M V (1982)**

**Studies on foundations-soil system
subjected to vertical and horizontal vibration **

**Sridharan A **

**33 Sreepada Rao A (1983)**** **

**Physico-chemical properties and engineering
behaviour of anion absorbed clays **

**Sridharan A **

**34 Sharada Bai H (1983)**

**Some studies on structure-soil interaction
analysis elastic and elasto-plastic plane frames **

**Ranganatham B V and Subba Rao K S **

**35 Kulkarni V G (1983)**

**Steady two-dimensional seepage flow analysis of
analytical and numerical methods **

**Siva Reddy A and Sridharan K **

**36 Srinivasa Murthy B R (1983)**

**Prediction of volume change behaviour of soils **

**Nagaraj T S **

**37 Sashikant Singh (1986)**

**Lower bound limit analysis of footings and slabs
on ground **

**Subba Rao K S **

**38 Rengaswamy N S (1986)**

**Failure of cold-drawn and stress-relieved
pre stressing steel Effect of tensile stress, strain rate, temperature, pH and
polarisation on corrosion cracking in H _{2}S and NH_{4}N0_{3}
environment **

**Ranganatham B V **

**39 Satyanarayana Murthy N (1987)**

**Factors in mechanisms controlling volume change
behaviour of fine grain soils **

**Sridharan A **

**40 Dwarakanath H V (1987)**** **

**Structural response of partially steel reinforced
concretes **

**Nagaraj T S **

**41 Gandhi N S V V S J (1987)**

**Studies on the shear modulus and damping factor
of uniform layered soils **

**Sridharan A **

**42 Satyanarayana D (1987)**** **

**Finite difference modelling of seepage and ground
water flows **

**Siva Reddy A **

**43 Gajarajan V S (1987)**

**The role of anion on the volume change behaviour
of clays **

**Sridharan A **

**44 Padmanabha J R (1988)**** **

**Some studies on engineering properties and
behaviour of Black cotton soil as affected by climatic factors **

**Subba Rao K S **

**45 Bhanu Prasad D (1988)**** **

**x**

**Ranganatham B V **

**46 Hans Raj Singh (1989)**** **

**Bearing capacity of reinforced soil beds**

**Srinivasa Murthy B R and Sridharan**** A **

**47 Venkatesh K H (1989)**** **

**Some studies on the uplift and axial capacity of
piles **

**Subba Rao K S **

**48 Venkatasubramanya B V (1989)**** **

**Framed structure-soil interaction with particular
reference to partial loss of support and presence of underground voids **

**Allam M M**** and
Subba Rao K S **

**49 Vatsala A (1989)**** **

**Development of 'CAM-CLAY' models for over
consolidated and sensitive soils **

**Srinivasa Murthy**** B R **

**50 Chandrakaran S (1990)**** **

**Mechanisms controlling the engineering behavior
of bentonites exposed to sea water and smectite rich natural marine clays **

**Sudhakar Rao M and Sridharan A **

**51 Bindumadhava (1991)**** **

**Reinforced soil technique for soft/expansive soils**

**Srinivasa Murthy B R and Sridharan**** A **

**52 Sreedharan B R (1991)**** **

**x**

**Ranganatham B V and Allam M M **

**53 Sivakumar Babu G L (1991)**** **

**Engineering behaviour of residual soils in
tropical environment **

**Pandian**** N
S **

**54 Shashiprakash S G (1992)**** **

**Analysis of behavior of cement composites:
Particular and non-particulate considerations**

**Nagaraj**** T
S **

**55 ****Krishna****
Rao S (1992)**** **

**A study of the lumped masses
multi-degree-of-freedom idealization of a tall structure with soil-structure
interaction**

**M M Allam **

**56 Vijaya Bhaskar Raju K (1992)**** **

**x**

**Sivapullaiah
PV and Sridharan A **

**57 Jayasimha K S (1992)**** **

**Permeability and containment retention
characteristics of soils and soil-fly ash systems**

**Pandian N S, Sudhakar Rao M and Sridharan A **

**58 Dilip Kumar Baidya (1993)**** **

**x**

**A Sridharan **

**59 Balakrishna C K (1993)**** **

**Analysis of reinforced earth foundations **

**Srinivasa Murthy**** B R **

**60 Ramesh H N (1994)**** **

**Engineering behaviour of lime stabilized fine
grained soils containing sulphate and the governing physico- chemical
mechanisms **

**Sivapullaiah
P V and Sridharan A **

**61 Gurumurthy J V (1994)**** **

**Behavior of expansive soils cushioned with
stabilized rice husk ash and a critical appraisal of CNS soil as a cushion **

**Subba Rao K S and Sivapullaiah P V**

**62 Jyant Kumar (1994)**** **

**Theoretical analysis of anchor pull-out capacity
and associated earth pressure problems**

**Subba Rao K S **

**63 Ramnath K P (1995)**** **

**Influence of iron oxides on the physical
properties and engineering behavior of kaolinite **

**M Sudhakar Rao and A
Sridharan**

**64 Karibasappa S (1995)**** **

**Ultimate bearing capacity problems in anistropic
and non-homogeneous soils **

**Subba Rao K S **

**65 Manoj M (1995)**** **

**Analysis and prediction of compaction
characteristics of soils - an integrated approach **

**Pandian N S and**** Nagaraj T S **

**66 Narasimha Raju P S R (1995)**** **

**Compressibility and permeability behaviour of
soils - analysis and assessment**

**Pandian N S and**** Nagaraj T S **

**67 Stalin V K (1995)**** **

**Factors and mechanisms controlling the index properties
and engineering behavior of soil mixtures **

**Sivapullaiah
P V and Sridharan A **

**68 Zahida Banu A F
(1995)**** **

**x**

**T ****S
Nagaraj**** **

**69
Herkal R N (1996)**

**Constitutive
behaviour of partly saturated fme grained soils**

**Srinivasa
Murthy B R and Vatsala A **

**70
Vinod P (1996)**

**Analyses
oftwo-Iayer soil systems beneath rigid footings**

**Srinivasa
Murthy B R and Sridharan A **

**71
Shantharajanna H R (1996)**

**Elasto-plastic
modelling of fme grained soils - A variable moduli approach**

**Srinivasa
Murthy B R and Vatsala A **

**72
Rajasekhar C (1996)**

**Retention
and permeability characteristics of clays and clay-fly ash systems subjected to
flow of contaminants **

**Pandian
N S and Sridharan A **

**73
Nagendra Prasad K (1997)**

**Constitutive
modelling of soft cemented soil**

**Srinivasa
Murthy B R, Sitharam T G and Vatsala A **

**74
Raghavendra H B (1997)**

**Some
studies on the analysis of reinforced soil beds**

**Srinivasa
Murthy B R and Sitharam T G **

**75
Mohan Rami Reddy P (1997)**

**Role
of physico-chemical factors in the heave and collapse behaviour of laboratory
desiccated soils**

**Sudhakar
Rao M **

**76
Robinson R G (1998)**

**Some
studies on the interfacial friction between soils and solid surfaces**

**Allam
M M and Subba Rao K S **

**77
Gangadhara S (1998)**

**Cyclic
swell-shrink behaviour of laboratory compacted expansive soils**

**Sudhakar
Rao M and Subba Rao K S **

**78
Prakash K (1998)**

**Settling,
compressibility and permeability behaviour of fine grained soils**

**Sridharan
A **

**79
Manjunatha K (1998)**

**Uplift
capacity of horizontal strip and circular anchors in homogeneous and layered
soils**

**Subba
****Rao****
****KS****
**

**80
Prashanth J P (1999)**

**Evaluation
of the properties of fly ash for its use in geotechnical applications**

**Sivapullaiah
P V and Sridharan A **

**81
Ramesh Babu R (1999)**

**Uplift
capacity and behaviour of shallow horizontal anchors in soil**

**Subba
Rao K S **

**82
Snehasis Tripathy (2000)**

**Behaviour
of compacted expansive soils under swell-shrink cycles**

**Subba
Rao K S **

**83
Sitaram Nayak (2000)**

**Passive
earth pressure coefficients and their applications in the uplift capacity of
anchors**

**Subba
Rao K S **

**84
Sridevi Jade (2000)**

**Numerical
modelling of jointed rock mass**

**Sitharam
T G **

**85
Revanasiddappa K (2000)**

**Collapse
behaviour of red soils of ****Bangalore****
district**

**Sudhakar
Rao M **

**86
Nagaraj H B (2001)**

**Prediction
of engineering properties of fine-grained soils from their index properties**

**Sridharan
A **

**87
Muttharam M (2001)**

**Engineering
behaviour of ash-modified soils of Karnataka**

**Sudhakar
Rao M and Venkatarama Reddy B V **

**88
Ali Keyhani (2001) **

**A Study on the predictive optimal active aontrol
of civil engineering structures **

**Allam M M **

**89
Lakshmikantha H (2001) **

**Stablised mineral liners for wasted containment
facilities**

**Sivapullaiah P V **

**90
****Krishna****
K C (2001) **

**CBR behaviour of fly ash-soil-cement mixes**

**Pandian N S **

**91
Parthasarathy C R (2002) **

**Prediction of engineering properties of fine
grained soils**

**Subba Rao K S **

**92
Deepankar Choudhury (2002) **

**Passive earth pressures and associated problems
under seismic conditions**

**Subba Rao K S **

**93
Dinesh S V (2003) **

**Discrete element simulation of static and cyclic
behaviour of granular media**

**Sitharam T G **

**94
Nagendra Prakash B S (2003) **

**Removal of heavy metal ions from fine grained
soils by electrokinetics**

**Sivapullaiah P V **

**95
Seshagiri Rao R (2004)**

**Response and reliability analysis of buried
flexible pipes**** **

**Sivakumar Babu G L and Srinivasa Murthy B R **

**96
Shivananda P (2004)**

**Role
of lime-soil reactions and environmental factors in the engineering behaviour
of lime amended expansive clays**** **

**Sudhakar
Rao M **

**97
Maya Naik S (2004) **

**Influence of Diffusion Coefficient and
Retardation Factor in Contaminant Transport Through
Soil Liners**

**Sivapullaiah P V **

**98
Govindaraju L (2005)**

**Liquefaction and Dynamic Properties of ****Sandy**** Soils **

**Sitharam T G and Srinivasa Murthy B R **

**99
Priyanko Ghosh (2005)**

**Applications of Method of Characteristics and Upper
bound Limit analysis to Different Bearing Capacity Problems **

**Jyant Kumar **

**100
Manju (2005) **

**Alkali Induced Heave in Kaolinitic soils and
Remedial Measures**

**Sivapullaiah P V **

**101
Narendra B S (2006) **

**Improvement of Strength of Soils at High Water
content using Pozzolanic Materials**

**Sivapullaiah P V **

**102
Sireesh Saride (2006) **

**Behaviour of Geocell Reinfored Foundation Beds**

**Sitharam T G**

**103
Satyanarayana Murthy D (2006) **

**Probabilistic Site characterization and
Reliability Analysis of Shallow Foundation and Slopes**

**Sivakumar Babu G L **

** **

**104
Ravishankar B V (2006) **

**Cyclic and Monotonic Undrained Behaviour of ****Sandy**** Soils**

**Sitharam T G**

**105
Vinod J S (2006) **

**Liquefaction and Dynamic Properties of Granular
Materials: A Discrete Element Approach**

**Sitharam T G**

**106
Shankara G (2006) **

**Geotechnical Behaviour of Soil containing Mixed Layered
Illite –Smectite contaminated with Caustic Alkali**

**Sivapullaiah P V and Allam M M**

**107
Thyagaraj T (2007)**

**Influence
of Osmotic Suction on the Swell and Compression Behaviour of Compacted
Expansive Clays**

**Sudhakar
Rao M **