Dr M. HEERALAL

Associate Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: mhl@nitw.ac.in

: 9052066114, 8332969251

Interests: Ground Improvements; Recycled materials; Geo-Environmental; Pavements.

Educational Qualification:

Degree

University

Subject

BE

Osmania University

Civil Engineering

M.Tech

NIT Warangal

Geotechnical Engineering

MBA

Kakatiya University

Human Resource Management

 M.Sc

Kakatiya University

Environmental Science

   Ph.D

NIT Warangal

A study on the fatigue performance characteristics of steel fibre reinforced recycled aggregate-based rigid pavement.



 

Specialization:

  • Geotechnical Engineering

Research interest:

  • Ground Improvements, Recycled materials, Geo-Environmental, Pavements.
Membership in Professional Organisation/Bodies:
  • Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) - Life member
  • Fellow Institute member of The Institution of Engineers INDIA 

Course Taught Previously

 

Course Taught Previously:

Academic Year

Semester

Classes

Course Id

Course Name

2004-05

1

B.Tech

CE304

Geotechnical Engineering

2004-05

2

B.Tech

CE355

Geotechnical Engineering

2004-05

7

B.Tech

CE401

Quantity Surveying and public

works

2004-05

3

B.Tech

CE203

Surveying

2004-07

4

B.Tech

CE306

Soil Mechanics Lab

2008-09

4

B.Tech

CE255

Concrete Technology

2012-18

1

B.Tech

CE204

Civil Engineering Materials

2012-13

4

B.Tech

CE254

Building Planning &

Construction

2012-13

4

B.Tech

CE257

Building Drawing

2012-17

1

B.Tech

CE306

Geotechnical Engineering Lab

2012-18

1

M.Tech

CE5402

Geotechnical Exploration &

Exploration

2012-18

2

M.Tech

CE5461

Earth Retaining Structures

2013-18

2

M.Tech

CE 5452

Advanced Foundation Eng.

 

M.Tech Student projects guided:

  1. Cyclic load testing on stabilized KTPS pond ash (2003-2004)
  2. New earth reinforcement method by soil bags (J.Ganesh 2005)
  3. Stabilization of poorly graded sand with lime- fly ash (2005)
  4. Studies on skin frication in piles under tensile and compressive load (2005)
  5. Admixtures stabilization of Black cotton soil for making it a road subgrade (E.Sadiah 2004- 2006)
  6. Rut depth potential of flexible pavement laid over morrum and Lateritic soil subgrade (N.Hemalatha 2004-2006)
  7. Prediction of hydraulic conductivity of clay liners using artificial neural networks (SRVSR.Varma 2004-2006)
  8. Laboratory study on cement admixed marine clay in deep mixing (Basheershaik 2005-2007)
  9. Rut depth potential of flexible pavement laid over stabilised Laterite subgrade (2006-2008 V. Krishna Mohan)
  10. Collapse behaviour of Laterite soil (2006-2008 Venkatauday)
  11. Determination of resilient modulus from soil index properties for different types of soil subgrades (2006-2008 Rajani)
  12. Experimental study on fly ash Laterite soil mixes (2006-2008 Rameshbabu)
  13. Study on the strength characteristics of machine crushed and hand-crushed recycled aggregate for use in rigid pavement concrete (Rakesh 2007-2009)
  14. Effect of aggregate size on strength of recycled aggregate concrete (Ravindera 2007-2009)
  15. Fatigue Behavior of fibre-reinforced recycled concrete aggregate under axial compression (Jayanthymunda 2007-2009)
  16. A study on mechanical properties of recycled aggregate with and without fibre reinforcement (M.Srinivas 2007-2009)
  17. Bearing capacity of square footing on the geocell sand mattress overlaying clay bed (Pavan 2009- 2010)
  18. Effect of repeated loading on the recycled aggregate-based rigid pavement a numerical approach (Amith parade 2009-2010)
  19. Effect of fibre on cement kiln dust (CKD) stabilized soil (Koteswararao 2009-2010)
  20. Fatigue behaviour of fibre-reinforced recycled aggregate-based rigid pavement subjected to repeated loading (D.Pavan Kumar 2010-2011)
  21. Strength and deformation characteristics of fibre reinforced recycled aggregate-based rigid pavement subjected to repeated loading- A Numerical study (Neha Rani 2010-2011)
  22. Fatigue Behavior of fibre-reinforced recycled aggregate-based rigid pavement subjected to repeated loading (S.Indrasenareddy 2011-2012)
  23. Study of eccentrically loaded footing resting on a plane and confined geosynthetics reinforcement (Julina.M 2011-2012).
  24. Fatigue behaviour of cement-treated base courses (Suman B. 2012-13)
  25. A study of interfacial friction between rock flour and geotextiles (M. Waheed 2012-13)
  26. Evaluation of the dynamic soil properties on the unreinforced and reinforced sand bed (A. Hanuman Babu 2012-13)
  27. A study on strength behaviour of alkaline contaminated soils treated with fly ash [Mohammed Ashfaq, Roll no: 121805, 2012-2014].
  28. Experimental and numerical study of earth pressures on narrow retaining walls [Reshma Rajeev, Roll no: 121801, 2012-2014].
  29. A study on the influence of wet-dry cycles on fly ash stabilised soils [PatilTusharJayanthRao, Roll no: 121813, 2012-2014].
  30. Bio-remediation on crude oil contaminated soil [M. Pramodvidyasagarrao, Roll No: 121810, 2012-2014].
  31. Study on the effect of air-cooled blast furnace slag on the potassium chloride treated marine clay.(S.Someswara Rao Roll no: 121818)
  32. 32.A numerical study on the behaviour of piled raft foundation( Sona Gokaldas Roll no:131824)
  33. Laboratory studies    on    stabilization     of    expansive     soil     using    lime     precipitation (Kuchipudi Monica Roll no.131813)
  34. Stabilization of black cotton soil with calcium carbide residue and fly ash for its use in pavements. (B.S.Vinay Kumar. Roll 131808)
  35. Improvement the load-bearing capacity of fly ash by stabilizing with lime and gypsum(M.Sudhakar Roll no:131818)
  36. Amount of price variation due to delays in tunnel construction at (L.Eshwar sai Kumar Roll no: 131568)
  37. selection of formwork using fussy logic (Ajinkya Prakash Rao Pati Roll No:141567)
  38. Effect of stress levels and water content on resilient modulus of subgrade soils (Syamili Sharma Roll no: 141825)
  39. Studies on shear strength behaviour of geotextile reinforced fly ash and cement modified marginal soils( Sangeeth S Sabu Rool no: 141820)
  40. pavement deformation behaviour of subgrade soils (Athira Gopinath Roll no:141803)
  41. Improvement of black cotton soil using GGBS and polypropylene fibres ( Pilli Madhu Roll no: 141813)
  42. Ground granulated blast furnace slag to control alkali induced swell in kaolinitic soils (L. Anusha Roll No: 141808)
  43. Experimental and numerical study of eccentrically loaded circular footing resting on sand ( Raja Shekhar Roll NO: 161808)
  44. A study on resilient modulus of lime stabilized pond ash ( A.Chalapati Rao Roll No: 161803)
  45. Pullout Studies on Geosynthetic reinforced pond ash ( N. Kiran Babu Roll NO; 161819)
  46. Experimental and Numerical Investigation on Reinforced Pond ash Model wall ( Mohana Chandran S: 171817)
  47. Cyclic Behaviour and Liquefaction potential of geosynthetic reinforced pond ash ( Akhil Kumar Goud B: 171803)
  48. An Experimental Investigation on the utilization of bentonite mixed pond ash as landfill liner material (Venkatesh T.S.D: 171822)
  49. Assessment of rainfall-induced slope stability analysis using FEM Modelling ( Sukrati Pandit: 171820)
  50. Stability analysis on the feasibility of using coal gangue for geotechnical applications (Chetan Bagoor, Roll no: 181805)
  51. Moisture susceptibility of subgrade soil stabilized by pumice ash.(Santosh Kumar, Roll no. 181819)
  52. Analysis of Dry Granular column collapse with baffle walls using Discrete element method (R.Satyanarayana; Roll 181816)
  53. Study and analysis of rainfall-induced slope failure in Idukki (Vasudeva Rao Midathana; Roll no:181812)

Publications

Journal Publication Details:

International Journals

  • Rathish Kumar, M.Heeralal, Strength and Performance Aspects of Recycled Aggregate for use in Rigid Pavements, Journal of Environmental Research and Development, Vol 4 No 2, October December 2009 pp No 449 464.
  • Heeralal, P.Rathish Kumar, Y.V.Rao Flexural Fatigue Characteristics of Steel fibre Reinforced Recycled Aggregate Concrete (SFRRAC), Architecture and Civil Engineering Vol 7, No 1, 2009 pp No 19 33.
  • Heeralal, G.V.Praveen A Study on Effect on Fiber on Cement Kiln Dust (CKD) Stabilized Soil, Asian Journal of Civil Engineering, Journal of Engineering Research and Studies vol.11/ October-December,2011/173-177
  • Heeralal; M.V.S.Sreedhar; B.Yakaiah, Investigations on Dynamic Response of Coir Reinforced Fly Ash Stabilized Black Cotton Soil, Journal of Environmental Research and Development, Vol.6 NO.2 October-December 2011 pp NO. 212-221
  • Heeralal, S. Shankar, Laboratory investigation on rut depth potential of flexible pavement laid over morrum and lateritic soil subgrade Journal of Advanced Engineering Technology, Volume ii/ issue-ii/ April/ -June 2011/65-71(E-ISSN 0976-3945)
  • Heera Lal M, Venkatesh Noolu, Rakesh J Pillai, Pandu Kurre, G. V. Praveen, A Review on Permanent Deformation of Granular Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, November 2018, Vol.9, No. 11
  • Venkatesh Noolu, HeeraLal M & Rakesh J. Pillai (2018): Resilient modulus of clayey subgrade soils treated with calcium carbide residue, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, DOI: 1080/19386362.2018.15122308.
  • Noolu Venkatesh, Mudavath Heeralal & Rakesh J. Pillai (2018): Resilient and permanent deformation behaviour of clayey subgrade soil subjected to repeated load triaxial tests, European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, DOI:10.1080/19648189.2018.1472041
  • Venkatesh, N., Heeralal, M., & Pillai, R. J. (2018). Permanent deformation behaviour of black cotton soil embedded with calcium carbide residue. Construction and building materials.) (Accepted for publication).
  • Heeralal, M, Venkatesh, N., Pillai, R. J. & Praveen G V. (2018). A study on engineering properties of black cotton soil mixed with ground granulated blast furnace slag and embedded with polypropylene fibres. Indian Journal of Public Research and 9(11). 2045- 2051
  • Venkatesh, N, Heeralal, M & Pillai, J. & Praveen G V. (2019). Resilient and permanent deformation behaviour of Natural and recycled aggregates. Innovation and infrastructure journal 
  • Venkatesh, N, HeeraLal.M, Rakesh. J. Pillai, Multi-scale laboratory investigation on black cotton soils stabilized with calcium carbide residue and fly ash, Journal of Engg. Research Vol. 6 No. (4) December 2018 pp.
  • Heeralal M, Pandu Kurre, G V Praveen, Soil Stabilization using Lime Precipitation Technique, Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development November 2018, Vol.9, No. 11
  • Sudhakar, M., Heeralal, M., & Kumar, G. K. (2019). “Mechanical Strength and Stiffness behaviour of Class-F Pond ash”. Journal of Mechanics of Continua and Mathematical Sciences,https://doi.org/10.26782/jmcms.2019.12.00019 
  • Sudhakar, M., Heeralal, M., Kumar, G. K. & Yeswanth, P. (2020). “Strength and resilient behaviour of lime modified pond ash as pavement layer”, Materials Today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.168 
  • Sudhakar, M., Ashfaq G. M., P., Heeralal, M., & Kumar, G. K. (2020). “Mechanical Strength Characteristics of Fiber Reinforced Pond Ash for Pavement Application”, Innovative Infrastructure Solutions 
  • Yeswanth Paluri, M. Heeralal, and P. Rathish Kumar “Feasibility Study on Use of RAP Based Aggregates in Pavement Quality Concrete (PQC)” Cement-Wapno-Beton, CWB- 6/2019. 
  • Yeswanth Paluri, Heeralal, and P. Rathish Kumar “Effect of Fibers on the Performance of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement based Aggregates in Concrete” Jour of Adv. Research in Dynamical & Control systems, Vol. 10, 15-Special Issue, 2018. 
  • Yeswanth Paluri, Sudhakar Mogili, Heeralal Mudavath, and Rathish Kumar P “A Study on the Influence of Steel Fibers on the Performance of Fine Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (FRAP) in Pavement Quality Concrete” Materials Today: Proceedings  
  • Kavin Kumar C, Heeralal M, Rakesh J Pillai (2020). “Numerical assessment of rainfall-induced slope failure”. Journal of Mechanics of Continua and Mathematical Sciences, https://doi.org/10.26782/jmcms.2020.01.00026
  • Kavinkumar C, Sureka S, Rakesh J. Pillai & Heeralal Mudavath (2021) Influence of erodible layer on granular column collapse using discrete element analysis, Geomechanics and Geoengineering
  • Ashfaq, M., Lal, M.H., Moghal, A.A.B. et al. Carbon Footprint Analysis of Coal Gangue in Geotechnical Engineering Applications. Indian Geotech J (2019).
  • Ashfaq, M., Heeralal, M. & Moghal, A.A.B. Characterization studies on coal gangue for sustainable geotechnics. Innov. Infrastruct. Solut. 5, 15 (2020).
  • Heeralal, P.Rathish Kumar, Y.V.Rao Fatigue Behavior of Steel Fiber Reinforced Recycled Aggregate Concrete (SFRRAC) Under Axial Compression, Indian Roads Congress (Highway Research Journal) Vol 3, No 2, July December 2010 pp No 31- 38. (National)
  • Paluri., Mogili. S., Mudavath, H., V. Noolu. (2020). “Effect of fibres on the strength and toughness characteristics of recycled aggregate concrete.” Materials Today: Proceedings.
  • V.Praveen, K.V. Jaya Kumar, M.Heeralal Experimental Investigations of Soil Erosion in an irrigation canal, Indian Journal of Power and RiverValley Development, pp No 207 214. (National) 
  • Sharanya, A. G., Heeralal M., & Thyagaraj T (2021). Review of methods for predicting soil volume change induced by shrinkage. Innovative Infrastructure Solutions 6, no. 2 (March 28, 2021).
  • Raju, E. R., Phanikumar, B. R., & Heeralal, M. (2021). Effect of chemical stabilization on index and engineering properties of a remoulded expansive soil. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology.

Conference Proceeding:

International Conferences-

  • Heeralal, E. Sadaiah, S. Shankar, N.V. Ramamurthy. Admixtures Stabilization of Black cotton soil for making it as a good road subgrade, International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering 28-30 November 2007, Changsha, China pp.no 135-144.
  • M. Heeralal, Y.V.Rao and S.Shankar. Laboratory study on collapse behaviour of laterites soil 3rd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON Problematic soils 7-9 April 2010 Adelaide, Australia pp.no. 145-154.
  • Heeralal, P.Rathish Kumar Effect of aggregate size on strength of recycled concrete in rigid pavement 7th international conference on road & Airfield Pavement Technology (ICPT), Bangkok, Thailand 3-5 August 2011 pp no: 1035-1043 (Proceedings).
  • Heeralal, G.V. Praveen et al. Influence of calcium chloride and sodium silicate on index and engineering properties of bentonite international conference on chemical, Environmental Science and Engineering (ICEEBS-2012) July 28-29, 2012 Pattaya (THAILAND).
  • A numerical study on the influence of surcharge and modes of wall deformation on earth pressures on narrow retaining walls. ICSCI 2014 at ASCE Indian section October 17-18, 2014, Hitex, Hyderabad, Telangana,
  • Use of Fly ash and Industrial Wastes in the Construction of Low Volume Roads 6th International Conference on Chemical, Biological and Environment Sciences (ICCEBS'2015) September 13-14,2015 DUBAI.(Awarded with session best paper certificate)
  • Effect of water content and stress level on resilient modulus of subgrade soil. First international conference on recent innovations in engineering and Technology (ICRIEAT- 2016) on 22 -23 December-2016.
  • Reinforcement of black cotton subgrade soil using coir geotextiles and analysis of rut depth by load wheel tester. International conference on geotechnics for infrastructure projects GIP2017 on 27th and 28th February
  • Shear strength behaviour of modified marginal soil with jute geotextile reinforced fly ash mix. 2nd International Conference on recent innovations in Engineering and Technology held on 21st and 22nd December 2017.
  • A Study on the use of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) based Aggregates in concrete. International Conference on Advances in Construction Materials and Structures (ACMS- 2018) IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India, March 7-8, 2018
  • A study on strength behaviour of alkali contaminated soils treated with fly ash. Environmental Geotechnology, Recycled Waste Materials and Sustainable Engineering EGRWSE-2018, March 29-31, NIT
  • Venkatesh, Dr M.Heeralal, Dr Rakesh. J. Pillai (2018). “Strength and durability characteristic of lime stabilized black cotton soil" Proceedings of the 53 Indian geotechnical conference, IISC Bangalore. (Best paper)
  • Venkatesh, Dr.M.Heeralal, Dr.Rakesh. J. Pillai (2016). “Influence of Moisture content and stress levels on permanent deformation of subgrade soil” Proceedings of the 51 Indian geotechnical conference, Chennai.
  • Venkatesh, Dr.M.Heeralal, Dr.Rakesh. J.Pillai (2016) “Effect of stress levels on the resilient modulus of Indian red earth" Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering and Sustainable construction (ICACE).
  • Venkatesh, Dr.M.Heeralal, Dr.Rakesh. J.Pillai (2017). “Stress-strain response of subgrade soil under static and dynamic loading”. Proceedings of Research conclave held in NIT Warangal.
  • Athira Gopinath, N.Venkatesh, Dr .M. Heeralal, Dr Rakesh. J. Pillai, (2016). Effect of water content and stress level on resilient modulus of subgrade soil. First international conference on recent innovations in engineering and Technology (ICRIEAT-2016) on 22-23 December-2016.
  • Static and Dynamic Leaching studies on Coal Gangue. Environmental Geotechnology, Recycled Waste Materials and Sustainable Engineering EGRWSE-2019, June 16-20, UIC, CHICAGO,
  • Sudhakar, M., Heeralal, M., Kumar, G. K., & Kurre, P. (2019). “Experimental Study on Interfacial Frictional Properties of Geogrid Reinforced Pond Ash”. International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering (ICETE) (pp. 131-140). Springer,
  • Sudhakar, M., Heeralal, M., Kumar, G. K. & Yeswanth, P. (2020). “Mechanical Strength Behaviour of Lime treated Pond Ash for Pavement Applications”. 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development (ITCSD- 2020), Chandigarh, India, February 19–21,
  • V S J Yeswanth Paluri, M. Heeralal, and P. Rathish Kumar “A Study on the use of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) based aggregates in concrete”. International Conference on Advances in Construction Materials and Structures (ACMS-2018), IIT Roorkee, March 7-8, 2018
  • Yeswanth Paluri, Heeralal Mudavath, and Rathish Kumar P “Performance Evaluation of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) as Fine Aggregate in Pavement Quality Concrete” 3rd International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Clean and Sustainable Development (ITCSD2020), NITTTR Chandigarh, 19–21 February 2020.
  • Mohammed Ashfaq; M. Heeralal; and Arif Ali Baig Moghal, M.ASCE. “Effect of Coal Gangue Particle Size on Its Leaching Characteristics” Geo-Congress 2020: GeoSystems, Sustainability, Geoenvironmental Engineering, and Unsaturated Soil Mechanics.
  • Mohammed Ashfaq; M. Heeralal; and Arif Ali Baig Moghal “ Strenght behaviour of coal gangue stabilized soils”. International Conference on Innovative Trends in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (ITCSD-2019), NITW,

 National Conferences

  • Heeralal, SadaiahEggadi, B.Damodar Studies on Skin Friction in Piles Under Tensile and Compressive Load National Conference on Corrective Engineering Practices in Troublesome Soils at JNTU Kakinada, during 8 9 July 2006 pp No 73 82.
  • Heeralal, D.KoteswarRao Experimental Studies on Lab C.B.R and Plate Load Tests on B.C Soil Subgrade Stabilised with fly ash National Conference on Recent Advancement in Civil Engineering, 2003
  • Heeralal, D.KoteswarRao The Efficacy of Blast Furnace Granulated Slag and Flyash mix as a fill Material on Soft soil beds for the foundations National Conference on Civil Engineering System at University College of Engineering (Autonomous), Osmania University, Hyderabad, 2006 pp No 42 52.
  • Heeralal, SadaiahEggadi and M.Ramesh Strength Characteristics of Black Cotton Soil Stabilised with Fly ash and Lime at University College of Engineering (Autonomous), Osmania University, Hyderabad, 2006 pp No 30 40.
  • V. Praveen, M. Heeralal and K.V. Jaya Kumar Comprehensive Study of Design of Sunshades Using Solar Charts Proceeding of the National Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering Perspectives of Developing Countries, 15 Feb 2003, Vol No 1 (Structural Engineering and Geotechnical Infrastructures).
  • KoteswaraRao, M. Heeralal SSSV GopalaRaju, G.V. Praveen Incorporation of Reinforced Layer in Flexible Pavement Construction Kakatiya institute of technology and science, Warangal during 29 30 Dec 2003 pp No 11-31 11-36.
  • Heeralal, S.R.V.S.R. Varma Prediction of Hydraulic Conductivity of Clay liners Using Neural Networks Proceedings of National Conference Civil Engineering Meeting the Challenges of Tomorrow during 24 26 Nov 2006, pp No 657 661.
  • HeeralalStabilization of Poorly Graded Sand with Lime Fly ash IGC 2006, IIT Madras. Volume-2 pp. no.755-757
  • Heeralal, S.Shankar and Basher Shaik, Laboratory Study on Cement Admixed Marine Clay in Deep Mixing National Conference on Recent Advancement in Geotechnical Engg. and Rock Mechanics during 25 26 Aug 2007 pp No 139 150.
  • Heeralal, S.Shankar and L.Varalakshmi A Study on Admixture Stabilization of Industrial Zinc Waste National Conference on Recent Advancement in Geotechnical Engg.and Rock Mechanics during 25 26 Aug 2007, pp No 320 340.
  • Heeralal: Utilisation of Industrial Wastes in Subgrade Embankment Construction National Conference VIT, Vellore during 19 20 Dec 2007.
  • Heeralal: A Study on Utilization of Recycled Concrete Aggregate in Bituminous Concrete IGC 2009, Guntur. PP.NO. 189-193.
  • Heeralal: A study on interfacial frictional Charecrestics of rock flour with geotextiles, the national conference on new trends in civil engineering and earth sciences during 5th- 6th Feb 2013 pp 383-390
  • Heeralal: A study on mechanical properties of recycled aggregate with and without fibre reinforcement National conference on recent advances in Geosciences, engineering and technology during 20th- 21st December -2012 pp 231-240
  • Heeralal: Bearing capacity of square footing on geocell sand mattresses overlying clay bed National conference on recent advances in Geosciences, engineering and technology during 20th- 21st December -2012 pp 333-340
  • Heeralal: Laboratory study of interaction behaviour of reinforcing strips  embedded  in cement modified marginal backfill National conference on recent advances in Geosciences, engineering and technology during 20th- 21st December -2012 pp 341-350
  • Heeralal: Study of eccentrically loaded footing resting on the planer and confined geosynthetics reinforcement National conference on recent advances in Geosciences, engineering and technology during 20th- 21st December -2012 pp 389-398.
  • Heeralal: A Study on interfacial frictional characteristics of rock flour with Geotextiles National Conference on new trends in civil engineering and earth sciences during 5-6 February-2013 pp 383-390.
  • V. Praveen, M.Heeralal "Experimental study on the use of marginal soil for Reinforced Earth construction". National Conference on Sustainable Construction Methods and Technologies (SCMAT) during 15th-16th March - 2013, pp 123-131.
  • Heeralal: Experimental and numerical study of active earth pressures on narrow retaining walls. Proceeding of IGC-2014 DECEMBER 18-20, 2014 JNTU KAKINADA.
  • Heeralal: Strength behaviour of fly ash mixed with tire powder. Fourth national conference on recent advancements in geotechnical engineering (NCRAG-2015) on 17- 04-2015 in government college of technology Coimbatore, Chennai.
  • Heeralal: Effect of water content and stress level on resilient modulus of subgrade soil. First international conference on recent innovations in engineering and Technology (ICRIEAT-2016) on 22 -23 December-2016.
  • Heeralal: Influence of Moisture content stress levels on the permanent deformation behaviour of cohesive subgrade soil. IGC-2016, 15-17 December 2016 IITM Chennai
  • Heeralal: Strength and Durability Characteristics of lime stabilized black cotton soils. IGC-2018, December 2018 IISc Bangalore. (Best Paper Award)
  • Mohammed Ashfaq, M. Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal: Characterization of heavy metals from coal gangue. IGC-2018, 13-15 December 2018 IISc
  • Mohammed Ashfaq, M. Heera Lal and Arif Ali Baig Moghal:” Influence of lime on the unconfined compressive strength of coal gangue (IGC-2019), SVNIT-Surat.

PHDs Supervised

 

Ph D Supervision

Research Scholars

Working area

Status of work

N Venkatesh

Pavements/subgrade

Degree Awarded

P Yaswanth

Recycled aggregates/pavements

Degree Awarded

M Sudhakar

Coal Ash/Pavements

Degree Awarded

Kavin Kumar

Landslides

Thesis Submitted

 Mohammed Ashaq

Coal gauge/Geo-environmental

Degree Awarded

sharanya A G

Pavements/subgrade

Working

Ramanjaneya Raju

Expansive soils/pavements

Working

Pupalawad Arti Sudan

Pavements/granular materials

Working

 

Workshops/Conferences

 International visits:
  • China, Thailand, Australia, Malaysia, Hong Kong.
  • Undergone research and development[R&D] training on Recycled concrete aggregates, the sustainability of concrete materials through technical quality education improvement programme[TEQIP] of NIT Warangal, a ministry of human resource and Development, Government of India funded by world bank during 15th Sep-14th Oct 2014 at Department of Civil and Chemical Engineering, University of TENNESSEE, Chattanooga, USA.

Details of Professional training and Research Experience, specifying Period:

  • Induction Training Program for teachers of engineering colleges at REC Warangal during 13 15 Sep
  • Induction training Program at REC Warangal during 18 19 Dec 1998 on Management skills for engineering
  • Workshop on Construction technologies for durable low-cost housing at University College of Engineering (Autonomous), Osmania University, Hyderabad on 22 April,
  • Short term training program on Water quality modelling and management at National Institute of Technology Warangal during16 21 June
  • Short Term Course on Pavement Engineering with Geo-Synthetics at IIT Delhi during 23 27 April
  • Short Term Training Program on Scientific computing and modelling at NIT Warangal during 5 10 May,
  • Short Term Training Program on Structural Steel Design for University faculty at NIT Warangal from 29 Nov to 4 Dec 2004
  • Short term training program on Team building and performance management at REC Warangal during 5 16 June,
  • National Conference on Recent Advancements in Civil Engineering at Kakatiya institute of technology and science, Warangal during 29 30 Dec,
  • Short Term training program on Irrigation Management at REC Warangal from 31 Dec 2001 to 12 Jan 2002.
  • Short Term training program on Ground improvement methods in programmatic soils at REC Warangal during 1 12 Jan
  • Short Term training program on Process modelling, simulation and optimization at NIT Warangal during 1 14 Jun 2009
  • Short Term training program on Neuro-fuzzy and expert system applications in civil engineering at University College of Engineering (Autonomous), OsmaniaUniversity, Hyderabad during 13 Jan 2000
  • One Day National Seminar on Water and Nature Needs and Challenges at University College of Engineering (Autonomous), OsmaniaUniversity, Hyderabad on 22 Mar
  • Participated and presented a paper in Indian Geotechnical Conference at IIT Madras during
  • Attended training program on Designing, Specifying and Constructing with Modern Concrete at Bogmallo Beach Resort, Goa held on 27-29 December

 Workshop/SSTPs/Conference Organized:

  • Indian Geotechnical Conference 2004 as Joint
  • Geotechnical and Material Aspects of Pavements (2013).
  • International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering-India (ICCBPE-IN, 2013)-chaired a technical
  • Geotechnical aspects and pavement materials-2013.
  • Geo -risks and remedies-2014.
  • Research methodology and scholarly writing skills -2014.
  • A Two-Day National Workshop on Eco-Friendly Structural Innovations for sustainable development during July 18-19, 2014, under the Technical Education Quality Improvement Program [TEQIP-II],
  • A Two-Day National Workshop on New frontiers in chemical and energy and environmental engineering (INCEEE-2015) during March 20-21, 2015, Under Dept of Chemical engineering,
  • A Two Week GIAN Course On Computational Geotechnics on 25th June - 6th July 2018
  • A Two Week GIAN Course On Geotechnical Earthquake Hazards and Mitigation Measures on 29th August - 08th September 2018
  • A Two Day Young Researchers Symposium for Geotechnical Engineers on 1st-2nd October 2018
  • Telangana State Science Congress 2018 (TSSC-2018) 22-24th December
  • A Two Week GIAN Course On Continuing Education Programme On Geosynthetics In Infrastructure Development (CEP - GID) 7th -11th January 2019

Projects

 

Awards and Honors

 

  • Best Researcher award VDGOOD Professional Associations
  • UPADHYAYA RATNA PURASKARAM 2020 Award by SARVEJANA SUKHINO BHAVANTHU

Additional Responsibility

Additional Responsibility Details:

  • Geotechnical Engineering division head 2013-15
  • Faculty In-charge project engineer office unit
  • Treasurer for Civil Engineering Association 2011-12.
  • Roster committee member, NITW 2006-08.
  • Vice President for Teachers Welfare Association, NIT Warangal (TWANITW).
  • President for Teachers Welfare Association, NIT Warangal (TWANITW), (Since 2018-till date).
  • Faculty In-charge Geotechnical engineering lab, 2009-11.
  • Member of UG, PG & R departmental academic committee, Dept. of Civil Engineering, NITW.
  • A member in committee for establishing captive solar power
  • A member in committee for improving classroom ambience at the
  • A member in committee for joint infection of all the works taken up
  • A member in committee for preparation of institute master
  • A member of the committee for assessment of the cost of salvage material.
  • Course coordinator for M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering
  • A committee member of Telangana State Science Congress 2018 (TSSC-2018)
  • Associate Dean – for Student welfare (Since Aug-2020)
  • Associate coordinator- for GIAN courses (2019- May 2020)
Consultancy Works:
  • Sub-soil investigations.