International Conference On

Civil Engineering Trends and Challenges for Sustainability (CTCS-2019)

May 23-24, 2019



About The Conference

The first International Conference on Civil Engineering Trends and Challenges for Sustainability (CTCS-2019) is organized by Department of Civil Engineering, N.M.A.M. Institute of Technology, Nitte, Karkala, Karnataka, India. Selected Papers will be Published in Scopus Indexed Journals.

Theme Of The Conference

International Conference on Civil Engineering Trends and Challenges for Sustainability (CTCS-2019) is a platform for exchange of knowledge from both individual and interdisciplinary researches pertaining to Civil Engineering Challenges and Sustainability. This International Conference aims to bring together the Researchers, Scientists, Engineers, Scholar and Students for providing International forum for the dissemination of original research results in the area of various strategies employed in Civil Engineering Challenges and Sustainable development for the societal benefit.

The core themes of the conference include: Climate Change, Waste Management, Critical Reflections on Construction and Demolition Waste Management, Public-Private Partnership for Sustainable Constructions and Sustainable Development.

The conference will be held at N.M.A.M. Institute of Technology, Nitte, Karnataka, India. For details about the institute please visit www.nmamit.nitte.edu.in

Dr. G L Sivakumar Babu

Professor

Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru

Dr. Puttaraju

Professor & Principal

SJB Institute of Technology, Bengaluru

Er. Nagesh Puttaswamy

Assistant General Manager

Regional Head Technical Services at UltraTech Cement Ltd., Bengaluru





Scope

Submissions are warmly invited for Research papers describing their latest findings and research work to the conference based on the theme. Other related and emerging themes and topics are also welcome.
Typical Areas Include(But are not limited to):

Construction and Structural Engineering
1. Risk Analysis
2. Safety and Security
3. Building Materials
4. Earthquake Engineering
5. Concrete, Steel & Timber Structures
6. Structural Health & Monitoring
Geotechnical Engineering
1. Coastal Engineering
2. Transportation and Traffic Engineering
3. Reinforced Earth Structures
4. Masonry Structures
5. Soil Stabilization
6. Ground Improvement Methods
Environmental Engineering and Sustainability
1. Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering
2. Waste Management
3. Reuse and Recycle Technology
4. Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
Surveying and Geographical Information Systems
1. Remote sensing & Geographical Information Systems
2. Satellite Image Analysis and Aerial Photometry
3. Infrastructure Management
4. Weathering Monitoring, Effects of Climate Change



Paper Submission Format

Paper format



Proceedings

To Be Announced

Important Dates

Full paper submission ends on
Author Intimation
Author Registration & Copyright submission ends on
Conference Dates
31 Mar 2019
25 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019
23 - 24 May 2019














Patron

  • Shri. N. Vinaya Hegde
  • Chancellor, Nitte Deemed to be University
  • President Nitte Education Trust

steering committee






General Chair

  • Dr. Niranjan N. Chiplunkar
  • Principal, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Co-Chair

  • Dr. Srinivas Rao B. R, Vice Principal & COE
  • Dr. I R. Mithanthaya, Vice Principal & Dean Academics

Conveners

  • Dr. Sudesh Bekal, Dean - R&D
  • Dr. Muralidhara, PG Coordinator

Secretary

  • Dr. Gururaj Upadhyaya

Organizing Committee

  • Sri. Yogeesh Hegde
  • Dr. Subrahmanya Bhat
  • Dr. K Rajesh Shetty
  • Dr. Srinath K Shetty
  • Dr. Srinivas Pai P
  • Dr. Uday Kumar K. Shenoy
  • Dr. P. Shankaran
  • Dr. Manjunath K. B
  • Dr. Ramesh Bhat
  • Dr. H. Divakar Bhat
  • Prof. Rashmi D Hegde
  • Mr. Krishnaraja Joisa


General Chair

  • Dr. Udayakumar G
  • Head of the Department, Civil Engineering

Co-ordinators

  • Dr. Arunkumar Bhat
  • Mr. Janakaraj M


Web & Publicity Chair

  • Dr. Radhakrishnan K

Registration Committee

  • Dr. S K Mahadeve Gowda
  • Mr. Sabyath Shetty

Hospitality Chair

  • Mr. Y R Suresh

Finance Chair

  • Dr. Bhojaraja B E

Food & Refreshments

  • Mr. Gururaj Acharya

Accomodation Chairs

  • Dr. Srinath K Shetty


  • 1. Dr. Dharamveer Singh, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.
  • 2. Dr. G L Shivakumar Babu, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IISc Bengaluru.
  • 3. Dr. H N Ramesh, Professor & Principal, Department of Civil Engineering, UVCE, Bengaluru.
  • 4. Dr. Puttaraju, Professor & Principal, Department of Civil Engineering, BGSIT, Bengaluru.
  • 5. Dr. Varghese George, Professor & Head, Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal.
  • 6. Dr. G P Chandradhara, Professor & Head, Department of Construction Technology & Management, JSS S&T University, Mysuru.
  • 7. Dr. N. Suresh, Professor & Head, Department of Civil Engineering and head, Building fire research centre (BFRC), NIE, Mysuru.


  • 1. Dr. M C Narasimhan, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal.
  • 2. Dr. Katta Venkataramana, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal.
  • 3. Dr. Shivashankar, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal.
  • 4. Dr. A U Ravishankar, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal.
  • 5. Dr. Kiran Kumar Shetty M, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal.
  • 6. Sri. V Madhava Rao, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, JSS S&T University, Mysuru.
  • 7. Dr. N C Balaji, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NIE Mysuru.
  • 8. Dr. Nitendar Palankar, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, KLS Gogte Institute of Technology, Belagavi.
  • 9. Dr. Sanjeev Sangami, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Jain College of Engineering, Belagavi.

Karkala

Karkala is a town and the headquarters of Karkala taluk in the Udupi district of Karnataka, India. Located about 60 km from Mangalore, it lies near the Western Ghats. The town was called Pandya Nagari during the period of Jain rule, and later became known as Karikallu, then Karkal and then finally to Karkala. Karkala has a number of natural and historical landmarks. It is located at the bottom of Western Ghats covered with greenery year-round. It is a major junction for religious tourists due to its strategic location along the way to Sringeri, Kalasa, Horanadu, Udupi, Kollur and Dharmasthala.

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Udupi

Udupi is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is the administrative headquarters of Udupi District. Udupi is one of the top tourist attractions in Karnataka. It is notable for the Krishna Temple lends its name to the popular Udupi cuisine. It is also known as Lord Parashurama Kshetra, and is famous for Kanakana Kindi. A centre of pilgrimage, Udupi is known as Rajata Peetha and Shivalli (Shivabelle). It is also known as the temple city. Manipal is a locality within Udupi city. Udupi is situated about 60 km north of the industrial hub Mangalore and about 422 km northwest of state capital Bengaluru by road.

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Mangalore

Mangalore is the largest city and administrative headquarters of the Dakshina Kannada district, and is one of the most multicultural non-metro cities of India. It is also the largest city in the Coastal and Malnad regions of Karnataka, besides being a commercial, industrial, educational and healthcare hub on the West Coast of India. This port city has the second largest airport in Karnataka. Mangalore city urban agglomeration extends from Ullal in the south to Surathkal in the north, covering a distance of over 30 km (19 mi)

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