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Dr. Sudheesh T. K.
Asst. Professor
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Research Area
Geotechnical Engineering: Deep Foundations; Soil Stabilisation; and Soil-Structure Interaction
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Professional Experience
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  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad, Kerala, India (Dec, 2016 – present).
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan (Feb, 2016 – Dec, 2016).
  • Geotechnical Engineer, H R Engineering Services, Inc., Florida, USA (Jan, 2014 – Jan, 2016).
  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering, University of Florida, USA (Jan, 2013 – Dec, 2013).
  • Lecturer/Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Calicut, India (Aug, 2005 – Aug, 2008).
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Education
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  • PhD in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical) - University of Florida, USA
  • M.Tech in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical) - College of Engineering Trivandrum / University of Kerala 
  • B.Tech in Civil Engineering - Government Engineering College, Thrissur / University of Calicut 
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Licensure
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License:

Professional Engineer (P.E.), Texas Board of Professional Engineers.

Membership:

Life Member, Indian Geotechnical Society

Life Member, The Indian Society for Technical Education.

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Teaching
Description
  • CE 3350 Geotechnical Engineering 
  • CE 2060 Geology and Soil Mechanics 
  • CE 2080 Surveying Theory 
  • CE 3410 Construction Materials Lab (With Dr. Madhu, Dr. Anil and Dr. Divya)
  • CE 2100 Surveying Practical 
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Research Group
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PhD Students

1) Alpha Lukose

Date of Joining: July 2017

 

MS Students:

1) Neeraj C R

Date of Joining: July 2017

 

2) Gopika Rajagopal

Date of Joining: July 2017

Recent Publications

Sudheesh Thiyyakkandi, Michael McVay, Peter Lai, and Rodrigo Herrera
ASCE Geotechnical frontiers (2017)
Sudheesh Thiyyakkandi, Michael McVay, Peter Lai and Rodrigo Herrera
Canadian Geotechnical Journal 54 (9) 1231-1244 (2017)
Sudheesh Thiyyakkandi, Michael McVay, Peter Lai and Rodrigo Herrera
Canadian Geotechnical Journal 53 (12) 1928-1938 (2016)
Sudheesh Thiyyakkandi, Michael McVay, David Bloomquist and Peter Lai
Acta Geotechnica 9 (3) 439-454 (2014)
Sudheesh Thiyyakkandi, Michael McVay, and Peter Lai
ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal 37 (4) 1-18 (2014)