DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

ABOUT DEPARTMENT

The department of Civil Engineering was started in the Academic Year 2012-2013 with an intake of 60 and main aim is for promoting high quality educational knowledge in the field of Civil Engineering. The academic activities of the department emphasis deep understanding of fundamental principles, development of creative ability to handle the challenges of civil engineering and the analytical ability to solve the problems which are inter-disciplinary in nature.

The department currently offers Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree program in Civil Engineering following the JNTUA University curriculum, Ananthapuramu. The curriculum broadly covers the engineering subjects of related fields such as surveying, building materials and constructions, soil mechanics and foundation and so on. Every year technical symposium AAVISKAR is organized for students to explore their technical knowledge and interact with other college students and departments. Every year department magazine “STAAPAN” will be published half yearly once to develop and improve student’s technical skills and publishing skills. Students are encouraged continuously to participate in various training programs, Industrial visits, site camps for improvement in their technical knowledge.

Head of the Department:

Instructor
Dr.T.Phani Madhavi
Professor & Head
Dr.T.Phani Madhavi, Professor of Civil Engineering awarded her Bachelor of Technology — B.Tech Degree in Civil Engineering from Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India. She obtained Master of Technology — M.Tech Degree in Civil Engineering with Specialization in Environmental Engineering from Sri Venkateswara University and awarded Doctor of Philosophy — Ph.D Degree in Civil Engineering from Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Research Area:

Her interested research areas are Civil & Environmental Engineering, Water Quality, Water Treatment, Environmental Pollution, Waste Management, Environmental Impact Assessment, Environmental Studies, Environmental Geotechnology, Construction Management, and Project Management. She Published and Presented more than 30 research papers and 2 Book Chapters in indexed Journals/Conferences. She is the Editor/Editorial Board Member/Advisory Board Member/International Scientific Committee and Reviewer for several indexed National and International Journals. She achieved Professional Certifications recognized by Government of India such as Certified Leadership Skills Professional, Certified Environmentalist and Certified Project Management Professional.

Experience:

She has 15 Years of experience in Teaching / Research / Administration / Industry and worked in various Engineering Institutions.She has participated and attended more than 100 professional development programs in conferences / seminars / workshops /FDP’s / STTP’s / webinars etc. She has membership in several professional bodies. She was the recipient of several awards for her contributions in the area of Civil & Environmental Engineering.

Awards & Honors :
  1. Distinguished Professor
  2. Keynote Speaker, International Congress on Phenomenological Aspects of Civil Engineering, Ataturk University, Turkey
  3. Invited Speaker, International Congress of Environmental Research, Kerala
  4. Academic Leadership Award at Bangkok
  5. Best Senior Faculty Award
  6. Best Reviewer Award
  7. Rashtriya Gaurav Award
  8. Research Excellence Award
  9. Best Teacher Award
  10. Senior Educator and Scholar Award
  11. Bharat Ratna Indira Gandhi Gold Medal Award
  12. Outstanding Researcher Award, handed over by Chief Minister of Pondicherry
  13. Best Paper Award (Gold Medal)
  14. Best Young Scientist Award
  15. Young Faculty Award (With Bronze Medal)

Vision

To impart value excellence in technical education by empowering women students to become part of sustainable, ethical and innovatively developed solutions to Global Civil Engineering challenges.

Mission

M1: Inspire young minds through a stimulating and comprehensive program.

M2: Inculcate a sense of attitude, discipline, teamwork and Social responsibility

M3: Nurture a strong research eco system that facilitates research and lifelong learning.

M4: Undertake collaborative Projects and Consultancy works with Academia and Industry.

M5: Develop Interpersonal Skills with moral values and ethics.

Program Educational Objectives (PEO’s):

PEO’s Description
PEO1 Apply civil engineering knowledge within the given infrastructural eco-environment to pursue life-long learning and provide quality services to the professional community and society.
PEO2 Practice Engineering to Work as a member in interdisciplinary teams and exhibit leadership qualities.
PEO3 Disseminate technical as well as multi-disciplinary information through research oriented scholarly publication with continuous self-learning .

Program Outcomes (PO’s):

PO’s PO Name Description
PO1 Engineering Knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
PO2 Problem Analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
PO3 Design/Development of Solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
PO4 Conduct Investigations of Complex Problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
PO5 Modern Tool Usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
PO6 The Engineer and Society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
PO7 Environment and Sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
PO8 Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
PO9 Individual and Team Work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
PO10 Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
PO11 Project Management and Finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
PO12 Life-Long Learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSO’s):

PSO’s Description
PSO1 Identify, resolve and provide solutions for engineering problems and ability to get employment in different construction and software field
PSO2 Analyze, estimate, take up surveys in various constructional activities which further involve testing, evaluating and designing of Specific Civil Engineering structures such as irrigation hydraulic structures, geotechnical, highways, railways, airports, docks harbors.

Academic Regulations & Syllabus

S.No. Course Regulation Rules &
Regulations
Syllabus
1 B.Tech R23 View View
2 B.Tech R20 View View
3 B.Tech R19 View View
4 B.Tech R15 View View

Teaching Staff Details

S.No Name of the Faculty Designation
1. Mr. Sura Venkata Mahesh Assistant Professor
2. Mrs.Muppasani Swaruparani Assistant Professor
3. Mrs. Shruti V M Assistant Professor
4. Mr. Konduru Anand Assistant Professor
5. Ms. S Parwana Naz Assistant Professor
6. Mr. S Anil Kumar Assistant Professor
7. Mr. D Charan Kumar Assistant Professor
8. Mr. G. Karthic Assistant Professor
9. Mr. G.VSN Bharath Kumar Assistant Professor
10. Mr. A. Purna Ravichandra Assistant Professor
11. Mr. Y. Sivananda Reddy Assistant Professor
12. Mr. K. Sri Chaithanya Reddy Assistant Professor
13. Mr. S. Raj Kamal Assistant Professor

LAB DETAILS

S. No Name of the Laboratory Description Lab Photo
1 STRENGTH OF MATERIALS LAB

Strength of material laboratory provides the basic knowledge of strength of materials and students can perform different tests on variety of materials. Experiments are performed to measure the properties of materials such as impact strength, tensile strength, compressive strength, hardness, etc. The laboratory is equipped with Universal Testing Machine, Compression Testing Machine, Hardness Testing Machine. The Strength of material laboratory is effectively utilized by the undergraduate students in learning the principles and procedure involved in the various materials testing conforming with the standards. This Lab is utilized by the II Semester Students

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2 TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING LAB / GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING LAB

A typical geotechnical engineering laboratory helps in identifying the engineering behavior of geomaterials soils and byproducts such as fly ash etc. There are different physical, chemical and geotechnical properties determined in the laboratory that is required for identifying the geomaterials. The preciseness of such design is entirely based on the experimental information obtained from a geotechnical laboratory. Therefore, geotechnical engineering laboratory has a great role to play in rendering the subsurface a safe and stable load bearing medium. This Lab is utilized by the V and VI Semester Students.

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3 CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY LAB

Concrete Technology Laboratory provides facilities to conduct all quality control tests on cement, aggregates and concrete (Fresh and hardened). Students learn the standard procedure to test the quality of building materials in line with the corresponding IS codes. The lab has equipment for conducting non-destructive tests on concrete to verify quality in the post-construction phase. In addition to meeting the curriculum and consultancy requirements, the equipment in the laboratory are extensively utilized for projects by students of UG. This Lab is utilized by the III, VI Semester Students.

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4 SURVEYING LAB

The laboratory of Surveying is well equipped with all the required instruments and tools that are helpful in the overall understanding and practical knowledge of a students learn techniques for gathering field data with both traditional and modern instruments. This Lab is utilized by the III Semester Students.

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5 FLUID MECHANICS & HYDRAULLIC MACHINERY LAB

Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulic Machinery laboratory is designed to examine the properties of fluids and to conduct experiments involving both incompressible and compressible flow. Facilities are available for investigating the fundamentals of fluid statics as well as kinematics and kinetics of fluid flow to enhance the hands-on experience of our students. It is an introductory course where flow behavior, fluid forces and analysis tools are introduced. Major and minor losses in the flow and to determine the state of flow using Reylods experiment.

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6 ENGINEERING GEOLOGY LAB

Engineering Geology Laboratory provides a systematic study of the structure and properties of construction materials and their occurrence in different geographical locations. This course also addresses study and selection of different species and improvement of strength competence of the site and design considerations of constructing underground structures This lab is utilized by the IV Semester Students.

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7 ENGINEERING WORKSHOP

Students will able to identify various tools belong to all trades and able to make various objects as per the specified dimensions by using various types of tools. This lab is utilized by the I and II Semester Students

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8 PROJECT LAB

Equipped with Lenovo configured System with Civil Software’s that enables the students to get wide exposure and practical hands-on training on latest technologies to do their projects smoothly. This lab is utilized by the VI, VII and VIII Semester Students.

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Department Level

S.No Achievement Report
1 A Seminar (Online) on Modern Technologies in Civil Engineering : Urban floods- Causes and mitigation measures, Hill Roads and Conservation of heritage structures View
2 Quiz was conducted by Student Curricular Club under “Structural Squad Club” was organized by Department of Civil Engineering View
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Faculty Level

S.No Achievement Report
1 Mr. K. Anand got certification from NPTEL in Environmental Impact Assessment in A.Y. 2022-23 View
2 Mr. Sagar Darur got certification from NPTEL in Development and Applications of Special Concretes in A.Y. 2022-23 View
3 SYED PARWANA NAZ, SHRUTI V.M., KONDURU ANAND and S. ANIL KUMAR has published a paper in ZKG journal with title of “MICROSTRUCTURAL BEHAVIOUR OF GEOPOLYMER CONCRETE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF PLASTIC AS A PARTIAL REPLACEMENT OF FINE AND COARSE AGGREGATE” having ISSN: 2366-1313 in June 2023 View

Student Level

S.No Achievement Report
1 Ms. B.Jyothi of II CE participated in Rugby tournament from the college and won Runner-up in AP State Rugby Championship 2023-24 View
2 Ms. M.Jyothi of II CE participated in 51st Andhra Pradesh Inter District Senior Handball Championship for Women 2023-24 View
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No. of Functional MoU's

Academic Year

2022-23 2021-22 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19
MoU's 6 8 8 6 8

List of MoU's

S.No. Name of the Institution/ Industry/ Corporate House Date of Signing View
1 POTTI SRIRAMULU CHALAVADI MALLIKARJUNA RAO COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY, 7-3-6/1, Raghava Reddy Street, Kothapet, Vijayawada - 520001, principal@pscmr.ac.in, 0866-2423442 17-08-2022 View
2 NRI INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, POTHAVARAPADU, Nunna, Agiripalli (M), - 521212, principal@pscmr.ac.in, 0866-2423442 26-07-2022 View
3 ANIL NEERUKONDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY & SCIENCES, SANGIVALASA, BHEEMUNIPATNAM (M)-531162. 26-07-2022 View
4 Vishakha Institute of Engineering & Technology, 88th Division, GVMC, Narava, Visakhapatnam - 530027 25-06-2022 View
5 St. JOHNS COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY, Yerrakota, Yemmiganur-518360, principal@sjcet.ac.in, 9394228566 20-06-2022 View
6 ANWARUL ULOOM College, New Mallepally, Hyderabad, audegreecollege@gmail.com,040-23340134 14-06-2022 View

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