National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Faculty

Name : Babita Saini
Designation : Associate Professor
Qualification : Ph. D. , 2007 (Kurukshetra University); M. Tech. (Structure Engg.), 1993; B. E. (Civil), 1991
Current Address :

BA-3, Staff-Colony, N.I.T. Kurukshetra, Haryana

Phone 1 (office) : 01744-233359
Phone 2 (office) : 01744-238450
Email : bsaini@nitkkr.ac.in , babitasaini6@gmail.com

Area Of Interest :

  • Concrete, Steel design, Structural Analysis

Experience :

  • Teaching UG and PG students of Civil Engineering since May 1998

Other :

  • Research Publications:

    Publications in International Journals

 Sr No.

Title of paper

Author(s)

Name of the Journal

Vol. & Year

Pages

1.

Least-cost design of singly and doubly reinforced concrete beam using genetic algorithm optimized artificial neural network based on Levenberg–Marquardt and quasi-Newton backpropagation learning techniques

Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal, M. L. Gambhir

Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Springer, SCI

Vol. 34, No. 3, September, (2007)

243-260

2.

Genetically optimized artificial neural network based optimum design of singly and doubly reinforced concrete beams

Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal, M. L. Gambhir

Asian journal of civil Engineering (Building and Housing)

Vol. 7, No. 6 (2006)

603-619

3.

Active Vibration Control of Structures Against Earthquakes Using Modern Control Theory

Anil Kumar, Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal, Poonam

Asian journal of civil Engineering (Building and Housing)

Vol. 8, No. 3 (2007)

265-281

4.

Seismic response of multistory reinforced concrete frame with vertical mass and stiffness irregularities

Varadharajan, S., Sehgal, V.K., and Saini, B.

The structural design of tall and special buildings, Wiley publications, SCI

Vol. 23, Issue 5, 10 April 2014

362–389

5.

Determination of Inelastic deformation demands of RC Moment resisting setback frames

Varadharajan, S., Sehgal, V.K., and Saini, B.

Archives of civil and mechanical engineering, Elsevier Publications, SCI

Vol. 13, No.3, 2013

370-393

6.

Seismic response of multistory reinforced concrete frame with vertical setback irregularities

Varadharajan, S., Sehgal, V.K., and Saini, B.

The structural design of tall and special buildings, Wiley publications, SCI

Vol. 23, Issue 18, 25 Dec. 2014

1345–1380

7

Effect of Flyash and Waste Rubber on Properties of Concrete composite

Anu Bala, V. K. Sehgal and Babita Saini

Concrete research letters

5(3) Sept 2014

842-857

8.

Seismic behaviour of Multistorey RC Frames with vertical mass irregularities

S Varadharajan, V K Sehgal, B Saini

Concrete research letters

Vol 6, No 1 (2015)

21-39

9

Fundamental time period of RC Setback Buildings

S Varadharajan, V K Sehgal, B Saini

Concrete research letters

Vol 5, No 4 (2014)

901-935

Papers in National Journals:

 Sr No.

Title of paper

Author(s)

Name of the Journal

Vol. & Year

Pages

1.

Seismic response of building frames with vertical setback and stiffness irregularity

S Varadharajan, V K Sehgal, Babita Saini

The IUP Journal of Structural Engineering

Vol. 4, no.1, Jan 2011

51-64

2.

Review of different structural irregularities in buildings

S Varadharajan, V K Sehgal, Babita Saini

Journal of Structural Engineering, Structural engineering research center (Govt. of India Enterprise) Chennai India

Vol. 39, No. 5, Dec. 2012

393-418

3.

Inelastic Seismic Response of Multistorey Irregular Frames with Different Beam-Column Connections,

S Varadharajan, V K Sehgal, Babita Saini and Saraswati Setia

The IUP Journal of Structural Engineering

Apr, 2015, 8(2)

19-34

4.

Seismic response of multi-storey irregular building with floating column

Isha, S. M. Gupta, Babita Saini

International Journal of research in Engineering and Technology

Vol. 04 Is. 03 April,2015

506-518

5

Effect of mineral and chemical admixtures on the properties of mortar and concrete - A review

Rahul Singh, S. M. Gupta and Babita Saini

The Indian Concrete Journal

March 2016

 

Papers in International Conferences:

Sr No.

Title of paper

Author(s)

Name of the Conference

Date & Year

1.

Non-linear finite element analysis of ferrocement plates

Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal, H. K. Sharma

International seminar on Civil Engg. practices in twenty first century held by Civil Engg. Deptt., University of Roorkee, Roorkee

Feb 26-28 ' 1996

2.

Active vibration control of buildings against earthquakes using quadratic optimal approach

Anil Kumar, Poonam, Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal

Proceedings of 76th SEAOC Convention, Structural Engineers Association of California, USA, 2007

September 26-29’2007

3.

Prediction of percentage of steel in singly reinforced beams using A.N.N

Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal, L. M. Saini

International Conference on Cognitive systems held at R&D centre, NIIT Ltd., New Delhi

Dec 13-15'1997

4

Computer aided proportioning of concrete mixes

Atul Gupta, Nancy Mittal, Babita Saini

International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Assistive Technologies (BEATs-2010)

17-19 December, 2010

5

"Prediction of Compressive Strength of Concrete Using Fuzzy Logic Approach",

Animesh, Paratibha Aggarwal, Babita Saini

International Conference-ACECIM’14 SRM Chennai, INDIA

13th -14th March 2014

6

A brief review study on seismic performance of vertical irregular buildings

Himanshu Verma and Babita Saini

International Conference-ACECIM’14 SRM Chennai, INDIA

13th -14th March 2014

7

Computational design and analysis of reinforced concrete slab culvert using matlab and artificial neural network

Shubham Sachan, S. M. Gupta, Babita Saini

International conference on emerging paradimgs and practices in global technical, management and business issues

22-24 December 2014, NIT Hamirpur

 

8

Effect of silica fume and super plasticizer on fresh and hardened properties of pervious concrete

Kiran Devi, Babita Saini

International Conference on Civil, Environmental and Medical Engineering (ICEME), Hong Kong

21 March 2015

9.

Seismic response of multi-storey building with floating column

Isha Rohilla, S. M. Gupta, Babita Saini

International conference on recent trends and challenges in Civil Engineering, (RTCCE-14)

12-15 December, 2014, MNIT, Allahabad

10

Effect of seismic pounding on adjacent multi-storey building structures with different geometrical configuration in elevation and plan.

Sachin Singhal, Babita Saini

International conference on recent trends and challenges in Civil Engineering, (RTCCE-14)

12-15 December, 2014, MNIT, Allahabad

11

Dynamic Analysis of Steel and Reinforced Concrete Chimney: A Review

Satish Gautam, Babita Saini

International Conference in Advances in Dynamics, Vibration and Control (ICADVC) 2016

25th to 27th, February 2016

National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur

Papers published in National Conferences:

Sr No.

Title of paper

Author(s)

Name of the Conference

Date & Year

1

Ferrocement - an alternate construction material

Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal

National Seminar on Alternate Construction Materials in Civil Engg (ACM-96) held at Civil Engg. Deptt., Regional Engg. College, Hamirpur

Dec 10-11' 1996

2.

Modeling initial design process of R.C. slabs using A.N.N

Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal

National Conference on New Paradigms in Civil Engg. Practices held at Anjuman Engg. College, Bhatkal, Karnataka

Nov 27-28' 1996

3

Non-linear analysis of R.C. plates by F. E. M.

Babita Saini, V. K. Sehgal

National Conference on New Paradigms in Civil Engg. Practices held at Anjuman Engg. College, Bhatkal, Karnataka

Nov 27-28' 1996

4

Low cost energy effective utilization of  flyash

Babita Saini, S. Setia

National Seminar on Infra- Structure Development : Role of Construction Industry organised by Civil Engg. Deptt., Guru Nanak Dev Engg. College, Ludhiana

June 3'1996

5.

A simplified approach for the design of R.C.C. column

Atul Gupta, Nancy Mittal, Babita Saini

National Conference on Innovative Projects(NCIP-2011), Baddi University of Emerging Sciences and Technologies, Solan, Himachal Pradesh

26th March-2011

6

Seismic response of vertical irregular frame structure using response

history analysis

Himanshu Verma and Babita Saini

IDCIS-2014, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Durgapur

3-5th April'; 2014

7

Application of Fuzzy logic technique to concrete strength prediction

Animesh, Paratibha Aggarwal, Babita Saini

IDCIS-2014, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Durgapur

3-5th April'; 2014

 

8

Effect of TIPA and LP on fresh and hardened properties of concrete

Rahul Singh, S.M. Gupta, Babita Saini

IDCIS-2014, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Durgapur

3-5th April'; 2014

 

9

Strength enhancement of mortar with TIPA, TEA and LP

Rahul Singh, S.M. Gupta, Babita Saini

ACIDIC-2014, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Surathkal

19-20th May, 2014

10

Strenght of mortar with Triisopropanolamine and lime stone powder

Rahul Singh, S.M. Gupta, Babita Saini

RTCET-2014, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Hamirpur

29-30th, May, 2014

11

Analysis and behavior of bridges with and without seismic excitation"-A Review

Shubham Sachan, S. M. Gupta, Babita Saini

National conference on technological innovation for sustainable infrastructure

13-14 Mar 2015, NIT Calicut

 

12

Wind and seismic analysis of self supported steel chimney

Satish Gautam, Babita Saini

National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (RACE2016),

 

SVNIT, Surat, India.

5 – 6 March 2016

13

Use of supplimentry cementatious materials and recycled aggregates in concrete: A review

Pulkit Kavendra, Babita Saini

National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (RACE2016)

 

SVNIT, Surat, India.

5 – 6 March 2016

14

Effect of accelerators tri-ethanol amine and limestone

Powder on mortar, fresh and properties of concrete

 

Srinivasarao M.V, Kumar Mandeep, Saini Babita

National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (RACE2016)

 

SVNIT, Surat, India.

5 – 6 March 2016

Awards:

PRIZES, MEDALS AND MERITS WON

S. No.

Award/Distinction/Honours/Professional society member

Year

1.

First prize in Mathematics

1986

2.

Honours in BE (Civil)

1991

3.

Gold medal for standing first in Institution in BE(Civil)

1991

4.

Distinction in M.Tech. (Dissertation)

1993

5.

Best presentation group prize during the summer school on Intellectual Property Rights held on June 30-July 12’2008 at N.I.T., Kurukshetra

2008

 

Patents:

Patents granted/registered/filed (with application No. & date)

Sr No.

Title

Application No.

Status

1.

System and method for controlling the temperature of liquid flowing through a pipe line

1351/DEL/2009

Under examination

 

Ph.D Supervised:

Sr No.

Name of Student

Year

Title of the Dissertation

Co-Supervisor

1

S. Varadharajan

2015

Awarded

Study of irregular RC buildings under seismic effect

Dr. V.K. Sehgal

2.

Jagdish Chand

In progress

Investigation on shear capacity of high strength concrete beams

Dr. S. M. Gupta

3.

Vinod Kumar

--do--

Embedded system applications in concrete structures

Dr. L. M. Saini

4.

Kiran

--do--

Experimental investigations on cement mortar and concrete incorporating admixtures and stone slurry powder

Dr. Paratibha Aggarwal

5

Maninder Singh

--do--

Concrete

Dr. H. D. Chalak

6.

Nitin Dhaiya

--do--

Prestressed concrete

Dr. H. D. Chalak

M.Tech. dissertation supervised :

Sr No.

Name of Student

Year

Title of the Dissertation

Co-Supervisor

1.

Suneel Kumar T.

2000

Computer aided design of pre-stressed concrete beams

  V.K. Sehgal

2.

Anil Kumar

2005

Design of active control system for buildings using quadratic optimal approach

  V.K. Sehgal

3.

Mamta Rani

2007

Investigation on design of steel beam column using Matlab Programming

  V.K. Sehgal

4.

Sarvesh Tripathi

2009

Bond strength of re-cycled concrete

Paratibha Aggarwal

5.

S. Varadharajan

2009

Static and dynamic analysis of rigid, semi-rigid and flexible connected frames

Saraswati Setia

6

Jagdish Chand

2010

Non-Linear analysis of composite members

  S. M. Gupta

7

Ziauddin Hasamy

2010

Analysis of welded connections in steel moment resisting frames

  V. K. Sehgal

8

Gurmeet Singh

2012

Behaviour of hybrid fiber reinforced concrete in flexure

  V. K. Sehgal

9

Anu Bala

2012

Behaviour of concrete using fly ash and waste rubber

  V. K. Sehgal

10

Nitin Dahiya

2012

Behaviour of L- shaped column under biaxial bending and axial compression

  V. K. Sehgal

11

Varun Kansal

2012

Development of waste tyre modified concrete

  Yogesh Aggarwal

12

Monica

2013

Effect of various types of super plasticizers on workability and strength of low and medium strength concrete

  V. K. Sehgal

13

Sanjay Kumar

2013

Seismic response of masonry infilled R.C. frames with openings

  S. M. Gupta

14

Kiran Devi

2013

Experimental Study of pervious concrete

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15

Himanshu Verma

2014

Probabilistic evaluation of response of mid-high rise reinforced building frames using MATLAB

----

16

Animesh

2014

Soft computing of mechanical properties of concrete containing supplementary materials using MATLAB

  Pratibha Aggarwal

17

G.T.L. Priyanka

2014

Effect of admixtures on fresh and hardened properties of concrete

  S. M. Gupta

18

Rahul Singh

2014

Effect of accelerators (TIPA, TEA) and limestone powder on fresh and hardened properties of concrete

-do-

19

Sachin Singhal

2015

Probabilistic evaluation of effect of seismic pounding on buildings with mitigation measures

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20

Shubham Sachan

2015

Seismic analysis and response of bridges and retaining walls

  S. M. Gupta

21

Isha

2015

Seismic performance of multi storey RCC buildings with floating columns

  S. M. Gupta

22

Kavendra Pulkit

2016

Effect of stone slurry and recycled aggregate on properties of concrete

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23

Satish Kumar

2016

Wind and Earthquake analysis of Self Supported Steel Chimney

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Sponsored R & D Projects:

(A)  Courses organized:

Sr No.

From

To

Name of the course

Sponsored by

1.

Dec 11’2006

Dec 22’2006

National Programme for capacity building of Engineers in Earthquake risk management (NPCBEERM)

Ministry of Home Affairs, GOI, New Delhi

2.

Jan 21’2008

Feb 1’2008

National Programme for capacity building of Engineers in Earthquake risk management (NPCBEERM)

Ministry of Home Affairs, GOI, New Delhi

3.

Dec 22’ 2008

Jan 2’2009

National Programme for capacity building of Engineers in Earthquake risk management (NPCBEERM)

Ministry of Home Affairs, GOI, New Delhi

4

Nov 30’2009

Dec 11’2009

National Programme for capacity building of Engineers in Earthquake risk management (NPCBEERM)

Ministry of Home Affairs, GOI, New Delhi