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  • Dr B Munwar Basha

  • Associate Professor
  • Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Publications 2007 - 2022

Publications

  • 42
    Journal Articles
  • 3
    Book Chapter
  • 32
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 1
    Review
  • 3
    Other
  • 1
  • 3
  • 59

Citations / H-Index

747 Citations
15 h-index
712 Citations

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Expertise

Civil Engineering

Optimum design of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Landfills, Influence of strain localization and phase change on the seismic design of earth retaining structures, Seismic design of bridge abutments, and reinforced earth retaining structures, Reliability-based design optimization and its application to conventional retaining walls, sheet pile walls, & Geosynthetic reinforced soil structures, Load Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) of bridge abutments under seismic loading using pseudo-stati

Personal Information

Dr B Munwar Basha

Male
Department of Civil Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, Kandi, Sangareddy
Sangareddy, Telangana, India - 502284


Experience

  • Associate Professor

    Department of Civil Engineering

    Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

  • Assistant Professor

    Department of Civil Engineering

    Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

  • Assistant Professor

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi


Qualification

  • Ph.D

    Indian Institute of Science

  • M.Tech

    Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

  • B.Tech

    JNTU College of Engineering, Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India


Honours and Awards

2019

Associate Editor

ASCE Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste

2018

Nominated to represent Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) on the International Technical Committee TC-302 "Forensic Geotechnical Engineering"

International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE)

2017

Nominated as a member of TC 8 - Numerical and Physical Modelling chaired by Prof. K. Rajagopal to prepare a report on the guidelines

Indian Geotechnical Society

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2019

Associate Editor

ASCE Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste

2018

Nominated to represent Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) on the International Technical Committee TC-302 "Forensic Geotechnical Engineering"

International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE)

2017

Nominated as a member of TC 8 - Numerical and Physical Modelling chaired by Prof. K. Rajagopal to prepare a report on the guidelines

Indian Geotechnical Society

2015

IGS- Dr B B Rai- Shri S N Gupta Biennial Award - 2015 for the best paper on Earth and Earth Retaining Structures published through the Indian Geotechnical Society

Indian Geotechnical Society

2013

International Editorial Review Board Member of International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (IJGEE)

IGI Global

2012

DST Fast-Track Scheme for Young Scientist award

Science and Engineering Research Council (SERC), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India

2011

Outstanding Young Faculty Fellow in the area of Engineering for the year 2011

IIT-Delhi sponsored by Kusuma Trust. (Kusuma Trust, Gibraltar fellowship provides to the incumbent ("Fellow") honorarium per month for a period of 2 to 5 years)

2011

Excellent Paper Award received for the paper published in International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 8(4): 240-252.

International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) for the following paper published in ASCE.

2011

Best Paper Award?received for the paper “Linear and Quadratic Functions to Evaluate Seismic Active Earth Pressure Considering Strain Localization Effect”

3rd Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (3IYGEC), held on March 25 – 26, 2011, organized by Indian Geotechnical Society, Delhi chapter in association with Central Road Research Institute (CRRI), New Delhi, India.

2010

Prof. N. S. Govinda Rao Gold Medal for the Best Ph.D Thesis in the department of Civil Engineering at IISc Bangalore for the year 2008 – 2009.

Indian Institute of Sciecnes Bangalore, Bengaluru.

2004

Government of India scholarship for pursuing doctoral program

IISc Bangalore from 2004 to Apr 2010.

2002

UGC-GATE Fellowship, IIT Kanpur during M. Tech. 2002-2004.

IIT Kanpur

2002

Qualified GATE – 2002 examination with 95.93 percentile (All India Rank: 282).

GATE Organized by IIT Kanpur

2001

Vellanki Rama Rao Memorial Gold Medal Award for bagging University First Rank in the Civil Engineering Department of all constituent colleges of Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University for the batch 1997-2001.

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.

1997

Secured Rank of 2976 in Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test

EAMCET - 1997 exam in Andhra Pradesh.

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2021

Reliability Analysis of Rainfall induced slope failures

Ammavajjala Sesha Sai Raghuram, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

2021

Reliability Based Design of Narrow Backfill Width Retaining Structures Under Static and Seismic Loading.

Shaik Moin Ahmed, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

2020

Reliability Analysis of Flexible Pavements

Peddinti R. T. Pranav, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

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2021

Reliability Analysis of Rainfall induced slope failures

Ammavajjala Sesha Sai Raghuram, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

2021

Reliability Based Design of Narrow Backfill Width Retaining Structures Under Static and Seismic Loading.

Shaik Moin Ahmed, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

2020

Reliability Analysis of Flexible Pavements

Peddinti R. T. Pranav, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

2018

Optimum Design of Reinforced Soil Walls (RSW) for Vertical Expansion of MSW Landfills – A Reliability Based Approach

Shilpi Mahapatra, IIT Delhi (under joint supervision with Dr. Bappaditya Manna, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Delhi

2018

Reliability Analysis of Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Slopes

K. V. N. S. Raviteja, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

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