Dr.Govardhan  Bhat

Department Civil Engineering
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification PhD IITROORKEE
E-Mail gov.ce@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 7773835379
Areas of Interest

Structural Engineering, Structural Dynamics, Earthquake Engineering, Seismic Base Isolation, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering,

Publications

Workshops and Seminar Attended

1. Attended and presented one day workshop on “ GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE AND ITS IMPACT ON  WATER RESOURCES” held on Dec. 06 2008   at IIT ROORKEE.

2. Participated in the National Seminar on Housing and Disaster Mitigation and Management – Case Studies  Present Research held at IIT ROORKEE (April 2009)

3. Participated in the National Seminar on Housing and Disaster Mitigation and Management –  Present Research held at IIT ROORKEE  (August 22-23 2009)

4. Participated in the National Seminar on Housing and Disaster Mitigation and Management: An agenda for Future t  held at IIT ROORKEE (March 19-20, 2010).

5. Participated in the Workshop on concrete mix design conducted by GRASIM Industries in 

   Coordination with PDA Gulbarga.

6. Attended     Workshop        on        Placement        Orientation      Program conducted     by

    Civil Engineering Association, Gulbarga. .

7. Attended seminar on “Large span Structures” conducted by Association of consulting 

    Civil engineers (ACCE) held on 24th and 25th feb2006 at Mysore.

8. Attended     two day workshop on “Intellectual property rights” under TEQIP II during 14th

    and 15th February 2014 at NIT Raipur conducted by Industry Institute Interaction cell.

9. Attended     workshop on “Academic Ethics and IPR”  during 04th and 05th April 2014,

   conducted under TEQIP II at NIT Raipur.

10. Attended   Short Term Training Programme on “Lab VIEW core 1 and DAQ” during 7th to

     11th April, 2014, at National Instruments Bangalore.

11. Attended   Short Term Training Programme (two weeks) on “Faculty Induction Training

     Phase I” under TEQIP II during 02nd to 13th June 2014, conducted by NIT Raipur and

     NITTTR Bhopal.

12. Attended   BARC Outreach Programme on 23rd September 2014.

13. Attended   workshop on “Collection Development of E-Books in Libraries” during 14th and

     15th November 2014 at NIT Raipur.

14. Invited for a Guest lecture on “Water and Cleanliness” under Bal Swachha Mission at

      Kendriya Vidyalaya-2 on 19th November 2014.

15. Invited as a Judge for the 22nd National Children Science Congress at Kendriya Vidyalaya-2

     Raipur.

16. Attended faculty development programme training at IIM Raipur on “Achieving Academic

      Excellence” from 23-28 March 2015.

 

Research Publications

  • Govardhan , Bharateesh R, Prasad S K and Chandradhara G P (2007), "Earthquake induced permanent displacement of earthen slopes" First Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, JNTU Hyderabad.
  • Govardhan, D.K.Paul and Yogendra Singh (2008), “Seismic Base Isolation An- overview”. National conference on Trends and Challenges in Structural Engineering and Construction Technique at CBRI, ROORKEE.
  • Govardhan, D.K.Paul and Yogendra Singh (2009) “Seismic Base Isolation Technique for Indian Scenario”  “International Conference on Disaster Management and Mitigation”
  • Govardhan, Navjeev Saxena and Prasad S.K (2010) “Static and Dynamic Behavior of Earthen Slopes in the Region of Uttarkashi, India” Fifth International Conference On Recent Advances In Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering And Soil Dynamics and Symposium in honor of professor I. M. Idriss SAN diego, CA – may 24-29, 2010
  • Govardhan, D.K.Paul, Prasad S K and Chandradhara G P, “Dynamic response analysis of embankments-A case study”, Landslide Hazards-Consequences & Challenges, 10-12 February 2011 at CBRI, Roorkee.
  • Govardhan, D.K.Paul,  Ratish Jain and S.N bagchi(2011),Design and Development of the base isolation system for Seismic protection of buildings, 7th world congress on Joints, Bearings and Seismic systems, Oct 2-6,2011 held at Las Vegas, USA
  • Govardhan, D.K. Paul (2011), “Seismic Base Isolation - A Protective System For Medium Rise Buildings In India” 6th USSTC-2011, Almora, Uttarakhand.
  • S. R. Desai, Rajendra Prasad, K. P. Guruswamy And Govardhan (2012), “System Order reduction using Big Bang Big Crunch Optimization”, ICIKRETS Conference, Rajkot Pubished  in AES E-Journals(ISSN: 0974-3588).
  • Govardhan, M. Murmu, M.Deepanashu and H. Sharma (2014), “Development of a Program for the design of steel structure in Visual Basic”, Journal of Structural Engineering and Management, ISSN: 2393-8773.
  • Govardhan and Allolli C.M., (2014) “History and Development of Design of Regime Channels: A State of the Art Review” Journal of Structural Engineering and Management, ISSN: 2393-8773.
  • Govardhan, Paul D.K., and Y. Singh., (2014) “Non-iterative bilinear properties of structural bearings”, IALCCE 2014 symposium during 16th to 19th November, 2014, at Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Govardhan (2014) “A study on role of water in context of Vedic studies”, Hydrology 2014, 3rd International Conference on Hydrology and Meteorology, during September 15-16, 2014 at HICC Hyderabad, India. 
  • Shalem Ernest, Hemant Mahiyar, Govardhan Bhatt  (2014) “Finite Element Analysis of Bi-Angle Shaped Square Footing Under Two Way Eccentric Loading” International Journal of Structural Engineering and Analysis, Journalpub
  • Meena Murmu, Govardhan Bhat, Narendra Singh Chouhan, Ramakant Patel and Ganesh Kumar (2014), “Effect on Strength and Hydration products of Concrete using Mineral Admixtures”, International Conference on Sustainable Civil Infrastructure (ICSCI 2014), 17-18th October 2014, IIT Hyderabad, India.
  • M.Murmu, Govardhan Bhat and S.Eswary (2015) “Partial Replacement of GGBS in Concrete for Prevention of Natural Resources”, ICCESE 2015 : International Conference on Civil, Environmental and Structural Engineering Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during February, 12-13, 2015.
  • Satya Eswari, J. Sekharbabu, Meena Murmu, Govardhan Bhat, (2015)  “Modeling and Optimizing of sinker electric discharge machine process parameters on AISI 4140 alloy steel by Central Composite Rotatable Design Method”, ICCESE 2015 : International Conference on Civil, Environmental and Structural Engineering Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during February, 12-13, 2015.
  • Sharma, H., Govardhan & Deo, S. V., (2015)  " Earthquake  risk  reduction development  and  dister  management  programme  in  India", International journal for scientific research and development, Vol-2, Issue-11, , pp-258-272.
  • Hitesh Sharma and Govardhan Bhatt (2015), “A Review on Mining Induced Earthquake” Journal of Structural Engineering and Management, ISSN: 2393-8773.
  • Sharma, H., Bhatt, G.  and Deo, S.  V.,(2014)  “Current  Status  in  the Development  of  Risk  Reduction  in  India”  Proceedings  of International Conference  on Recent Trends & Challenges  in Civil Engineering  (RTCCE-2014)  December  12-14,  2014,  MNNIT Allahabad, India, paper id- RTCCE-14/27.
  • Sharma,  H.,  Bhatt,  G.  and  Deo,  S.  V., (2014)  “A  Review  on  Seismic Performance  and  Design  of  High  Rise  Building”  Proceedings  of International Conference  on Recent Trends & Challenges  in Civil Engineering  (RTCCE-2014)  December  12-14,  2014,  MNNIT Allahabad, India, papar id- RTCCE-14/57.
  • Deepesh Kumar Patel, Akshay Baxi, Govardhan Bhatt.(2015) “Use of  fly ash as partial replacement of sand  in concrete”,  Discovery, 39(179), 138-144
  • V Shimpi and  G Bhatt (2015) “Study of RC Framed Building in Different Siesmic Zones for Economic Consideration”, International Journal of Construction Engineering and Planning 1 (1), 42-47.

 

Other Info.

RESEARCH PROJECTS

Research project under UNICEF entitled “Design and Validation of existing  bike based patient carrier transport system for remote areas of Chhattisgarh and proposing design of bike-trailer assembly” to be executed by the Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur.

Technical Skills:

Operating Systems:Windows XP/98/ME /Vista/SEVEN, LINUX (UBUNTU)

Programming Languages:C.,Matlab

Design / Drafting / Tools: Staad Pro, SAP-2000,NISA, Etabs, NISA-Civil, etc…

Geotechnical Codes: FLAC-2D, GEOSLOPE,

Seismic Analysis Software: Seismo-soft, Seismo Struct, Nonlin, Seismo Signal, Seismo Match, Seismo artif, 

Work Experience

 I have worked as senior research fellow (SRF), for the project DST-316-EQD “Seismic base isolation of R C multistorey frame buildings” under the guidance of Prof D K Paul and Prof. Yogendra Singh for a period more than 4 years (from 01-04-2008 to 31-06-2011).

Presently, I am working as Assistant Professor at NIT Raipur since from June 2013.

Organized a three day national level Workshop and Symposium “iFAST-2015, Innovative and Futuristic Approaches in Science and Technology” as a Technical Coordinator at MANIT Bhopal during 26-28th February, 2015.

Extra-Curricular Activities:

Presently

  1. Deputy Controller of Examination, NIT Raipur
  2. Coordinator, Activities of  Civil Engineering Dept, NIT Raipur
  3. Mentor team member for THINK INDIA
  4. Institute renovation committee member, NIT Raipur
  5. Faculty I/C for hockey team, NIT Raipur
  6. Faculty I/C Dramatics section (Under Cultural Committee)
  7. Technocracy, Faculty I/C , Dept. of Civil Engineering