Faculty Activities (July-September 2018)

  • Atanu Kr. Dutta acted as resource person in an Workshop on Earthquake Resistant Practices for Undergraduate Students of Architecture Colleges at IIT Kanpur during 08–15 July 2017
  • The faculty members Dr. Atanu Kr. Dutta, Dr. Arup Bhattacharjee, Dr. Nayanmoni Chetia, Mr. Rituparna Goswami and Mr. Achyut Das attended TEQIP-III sponsored Faculty Development Program on Active Learning at IIT Madras from 9th July to 13th July, 2018.
  • Koushik Kalita, Mr. Sulaem M. Laskar and Mr. Baharul Hussain delivered lectures on Human Values in the 21 days Induction Program for B.E. 1st semester, 2018 held from 1st to 21st August, 2018.
  • A best wishing message by Dr. Atanu Kr. Dutta was aired by All India Radio, Dibrugarh on 27th August, 2018.
  • Book chapters authored by Dr. Atanu Kr. Dutta et al. were published by Springer Publisher in September, 2018.
  • A book titled “Seismic Performance of traditional stilt houses of North-east India” co-authored by Dr. Atanu Kr. Dutta was published by Lambert Academic Publication on 8th September, 2018.
  • Arup Bhattacharjee attended 4th world summit on accreditation challenges and opportunities in outcome based education on 8th and 9th September, 2018.
  • Baharul Hussain attended a meeting “Discussion on Assam Startup Policy and Role of Educational Institutions”, organized by Industries and Commerce Department, Govt. of Assam on 13th September at Guwahati
  • Prasanna Khaund was guest of honour at Two days’ workshop on “Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE 2018)” organized by The Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering & Technology, The Assam Kaziranga University, Jorhat, Assam on 26-27th September, 2018.
  • Baharul Hussain Delivered an expert talk on “Modern Structural Engineering Software” in the two days’ workshop on “Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE 2018)” organized by The Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering & Technology, The Assam Kaziranga University, Jorhat, Assam on 27th September, 2018.
  • Atanu Kumar Dutta delivered a talk on Earthquake vulnerability of buildings-rapid visual screening at Two days’ workshop on “Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE 2018)”  organized by The Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering & Technology, The Assam Kaziranga University, Jorhat, Assam on 26-27th September, 2018.
  • Arup Bhattacharjee delivered a talk on Liquefaction of soil at Two days’ workshop on “Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE 2018)”  organized by The Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering & Technology, The Assam Kaziranga University, Jorhat, Assam on 26-27th September, 2018.

FACULTY ACTIVITIES (April-June 2018)

  • Prasanna Kr. Khaund was invited as Chief Guest in a One-day National Workshop on, Recent Developments in Civil and Earthquake Engineering, 2018 at CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat on 9th April, 2018.
  • (Mrs.) Nayanmoni Chetia, Mr. Sulaem M. Laskar and Mr. Baharul Hussain attended a One-day National Workshop on, Recent Developments in Civil and Earthquake Engineering, 2018 at CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat on 9th April, 2018.
  • Prasanna Kr. Khaund attended the MOU signing between IIT, Guwahati & Jorhat Engineering College in presence of Principal, JEC; Director, IITG; HOD, CED, IITG among others for student’s internship, research activities, use of their laboratory & library facility, etc.
  • Atanu Kr. Dutta, Dr. Mrinal Kr. Dutta, Dr. Arup Bhattacharjee, Mr. Baharul Hussain and Mr. Koushik Kalita completed certification course offered by NPTEL, MHRD, Govt. of India on 28th and 29th April, 2018.
  • Prasanna Kr. Khaund, Dr. Atanu Kr. Dutta, Mr. Gautam Hazarika, Dr. (Mrs.) Nayanmoni Chetia, Dr. Arup Bhattacharjee and Mr. Rituparna Goswami attended a TEQIP III Sponsored, Faculty Induction Program from 7th to 17th May, 2018 organised by Jorhat Engineering College and NITTTR, Kolkata.
  • Atanu Kr. Dutta delivered a Radio Talk on Earthquake Resistant Building Construction Technology aired in AIR, Guwahati on 19th May, 2018.
  • (Mrs.) Nayanmoni Chetia and Dr. Arup Bhattacharjee published research articles in JCEET, Krishi Sankriti Publications, Vol. 5 (4), April-June, 2018.
  • The faculties of the department actively participated in the plantation drive organized by the Women’s Cell, JEC in the institute premises on the occasion World Environment Day, 5th June, 2018.

FACULTY ACTIVITIES (Dec, 2017-March,2018)

  • Prasanna K. Khaund, Dr. Atanu K. Dutta, Dr. Nayanmoni Chetia and Dr. Arup Bhattacharjee presented research articles in Indian Geotechnical Conference, GeoNEst, held in December, 2017 at IIT Guwahati.
  • Arup Bhattacharjee chaired the 4th Session of Theme 09, Ground Improvement Techniques in Indian Geotechnical Conference, GeoNEst, held in December, 2017 at IIT Guwahati.
  • Atanu K. Dutta, Dr. Nayanmoni Chetia and Dr. Arup Bhattacharjee presented research articles in 13th International Conference on Vibration Problems held in December, 2017 at IIT Guwahati.
  • Rituparna Goswami completed an NEQIP, AICTE (MHRD) sponsored project named, “A Detailed Modal Study on the Siltation Pattern at the Downstream of Porcupine Screening in a Tilting Type Sedimentation Channel” in December 2017.
  • Prasanna K. Khaund visited as Co-ordinator, STA for inspection of a bridge in Aalo, Arunachal Pradesh in January, 2018.
  • Prasanna K. Khaund attended NBA and TEQIP III related meeting on behalf of The Principal, JEC in January, 2018 at AICTE, New Delhi.
  • Sulaem M. Laskar, Mr. Baharul Hussain and Mr. Koushik Kalita attended 5 days Faculty Induction Workshop held from 6th to 10th February, 2018 at IIT Kharagpur.
  • Arup Bhattacharjee attended 2 days workshop named “Outcome Based Education for Engineering Programs” as NBA coordinator, JEC held in 8th and 9th February, 2018 at AICTE, New Delhi.
  • Mrinal K. Dutta attended faculty development program named “Management Capacity Enhancement Programme” held from 12th -17th February, 2018 at IIM Udaipur.
  • Nayanmoni Chetia published research articles namely “Experimental Study of Bamboo Reinforced Concrete beams having Various Frictional properties” in Materials Today, ELSEVIER Proceeding 5, pp. 436-444, February, 2018.
  • Prasanna K. Khaund and Dr. Nayanmoni Chetia attended NBA related training program held from 8th to 10th February, 2018 at Malnad College of Engineering, Hassan.
  • Prasanna K. Khaund and Dr. Arup Bhattacharjee attended BOS meeting for UG Engineering courses held in 17th February and 23rd March, 2018 at ASTU, Guwahati.
  • Atanu K. Dutta visited a management institute at Gandhinagar as member, AICTE Expert Verification Committee on 16th March, 2018