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Prof. E K Kunhanandan Nambiar
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Professional Experience

Teaching Experience: 34 years

Former Professor, Civil Engineering Department, N S S college of Engineering, Palakkad

Education

Ph.D, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India

M.Tech, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India

B.Tech, Regional Engineering College, Calicut, India

Teaching

CE 3420 - Concrete Technology, July - Nov 2017, July - Nov 2018

CE 3505 - Maintenance and Repair of Buildings, Jan - April 2018

CE 2050 - Functional Design of Buildings,  July - Nov 2018

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1. C K Subramania Prasad,   E K Kunhanandan Nambiar, B Mathews Abraham, Influence of Embedded Waste-Plastic Fibers on the Improvement of the Tensile Strength of Stabilized Mud Masonry Blocks, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering,Vol Volume 27, Issue 7 (July 2015)

2. C K Subramania Prasad,   E K Kunhanandan Nambiar, B Mathews Abraham, Sorption characteristics of stabilized soil blocks embedded with waste plastic fibres, Construction and Building Materials ,(Elsevier Publication) Vol 63, pp 25-32, July 2014

3. C K Subramania Prasad,   E K Kunhanandan Nambiar, B Mathews Abraham, Compressive strength behaviour of plastic fibre  reinforced soil specimens manufactured under varying moulding loads, Journal of International Masonry Society, Masonry International, Vol 25,No. 3, pp 71-78, 2012

4. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K and K Ramamurthy, Shrinkage Behaviour of foam concrete, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol 21, Issue 11, pp 631-636 ,  2009

5. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K,  K Ramamurthy and Indu Sivaranjini, A classification of studies on properties of foam concrete, Cement & Concrete Composites, Vol 31, Issue 6, pp 388-396, 2009

6. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K and K Ramamurthy, Fresh state characteristics of foam concrete, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol 20, No.2, pp 111-117, 2008

7. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K and K Ramamurthy, Models for strength prediction of foam concrete, Materials and Structures, Vol 41, Issue 2, pp 247-254 , 2008

8. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K and K Ramamurthy, Sorption characteristics of foam concrete, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol 37, Issue 9, pp  1341- 1347 , 2007

9. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K and K Ramamurthy,  Air void characterization of foam concrete, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol 37, Issue 2, pp 221-230 , 2007

10. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K and K Ramamurthy, Models relating mixture composition to the density and strength of   foam  concrete   using   Response Surface Methodology, Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol 28, Issue 9, pp 752-760, 2006

11. Kunhanandan Nambiar E K and K Ramamurthy, Influence of filler type on the properties of foam concrete, Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol 28, Issue 5,pp 475-480 ,2006

12. K Ramamurthy, E. K. Kunhanandan Nambiar, Accelerated masonry construction review and future prospectus, Progress in Structural Engineering and Materials , Vol 6, No 1, pp 1-9., John Wiley, 2004 

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Prof M M Ghani Award for the Best College Teacher in Calicut University, 2010

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Membership in professional bodies
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1. Member – Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI) - Fellow (FIE)

2. Member – Indian Building Congress (IBC) 

3. Member – Indian Concrete Institute (ICI)

4. Member – Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)