Faculty Details

  • Designation : Associate Professor
  • Qualification : M. Tech Earthquake ( Specilization in Soil Dynamics )
  • Experience : 23 Years
  • Area Of Interest : Geotechnical Engineering, Concrete Technology, Reinforced Earth

Educational Qualification

  • M.Tech. (Earthquake Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee.
  • B.E. (Civil) from Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar

Work Experience

  • Working as an Associate Professor in Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar.
  • Worked as an Associate Professor in L. E. College, Morbi.
  • Worked as Lecturer in L. E. College, Morbi.
  • Worked as Lecturer in Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar.
  • Worked as Ad hoc Lecturer in Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavanagar.

Skills and Knowledge


Course Taught

Following courses are taught at undergraduate

Undergraduate (B. E.)

  1. Mechanics of Solids
  2. Structural Analysis - I
  3. Structural Analysis - II
  4. Soil Engineering
  5. Geotechnics & Applied Geology
  6. Foundation Engineering
  7. Disaster Management
  8. Concrete Technology
  9. Strength of Materials
  10. Project (Mentor)

Training and Workshop

1 Short term training programme on C and C ++ SSEC, Bhavnagar 15-May-00 26-May-00
2 Extension, Implementation and Training Needs in rural Development and Management AICTE approved Training organized by Agricultural Uni., Udiapur 7-Jun-00 19-Jun-00
3 Corrosion in Concrete structure and its repair SVNIT, Surat 19-Jun-00 1-Jul-00
4 Optimum Utilization of Internet SSEC, Bhavnagar 3-Jul-00 15-Jul-00
5 Recent Trends in Industrial automation and control Engineering SSEC, Bhavnagar 25-Jun-01 7-Jul-01
6 Seismic Design and Retrofitting of Reinforced Concrete Building IIT, Kanpur 17-Dec-01 21-Dec-01
7 Repair and Retrofitting of Structures IIT , Roorkee 30-May-05 3-Jun-05
8 Review workshop on Resource material in Earthquake Engineering IIT, Kanpur 1-Aug-05 5-Aug-05
9 An Integrated approach to the quality systems and engineering SSEC, Bhavnagar 28-Nov-05 9-Dec-05
8 Earthquake resistant Design at R.C.Building IIT, Roorkee 24-Jul-06 29-Jul-06
9 Karmayogi Residential trainging for Quality Improvement Programme in Technical Education CTE, Gandhinagar 14-Mar-14 16-Mar-14
10 Managing Multiple Perspectives in Institutional Development : Programme for Engg. Colleges of Gujarat IIM, Ahmedabad 25-Mar-14 27-Mar-14
11 Certificate course of CCC+ SSEC, Bhavnagar 15-May-08 30-May-08
12 Geotechnology for Infrastructure Development SVNIT, Surat 4-Jan-10 8-Jan-10
13 Communication and Soft Skills for Technical Education Teachers : Innovation through Research SSEC, Bhavnagar 11-Jun-15 12-Jun-15
14 Research Scope in Civil Engineering SSEC, Bhavnagar 4-Jul-15 4-Jul-15
15 Geotechnological Investigations, Interpretations and Improvements ( GIII 2015 ) SVNIT, Surat 14-Jul-15 18-Jul-15
16 Indroduction to Geosynthetics and Their Applications ( ITCIGA 2015 ) SVNIT, Surat 14-Dec-15 14-Dec-15

Portfolios in the Institute

Institute Level :
1. Rector

Department Level :

Research Projects

1. Guided ME Student on "  Replacement of Natural Sand by M-sand as Fine Aggregate in Concrete"


1 Dynamic Pullout Resistance of Soil Reinforcements using stress control apparatus , Published in 13 WCEE at Canada on 1/8/2004
2 Observations and Analysis of Dynamic Response at Pile foundation, Published in 13th Symposyum on Earthquake Engineering at IIT Roorkee, Dec 2006
3 Effect of Replacement of Natural Sand by M-sand as Fine Aggregate in Concrete, Published in IJSRD, vol 2, Issue 10, 2014
4 Effect of Steel Fibres on Compressive & Tensile Strength of Concrete Using M-Sand as Fine Aggregate, Published in IJERT, Vol 4, Issue 5, May 2015

Academic Projects


Patent Filed


Professional Membership

1. Indian Geotechnical Society, Life Member 

2. Member of Rotary Club of Bhavnagar 
3. Life member of Earthquake Society of Engineering

Expert Lectures



GTU Innovation council  award for Padagogy in 2016