ISSC 2020 - Committee Members

ISSC 2020 - Chief Patron

Prof. Murty started his academic journey with a Diploma in Metallurgy in 1983 from Govt. Polytechnic, Vijayawada, followed by BE from VRCE Nagpur in 1986 and ME from IISc Bangalore in 1988. He obtained his PhD (1992) also from IISc, Bangalore. After serving at IIT Kharagpur for 12 years, he has been a Professor at IIT Madras since 2004. He is an Institute Professor and Girija & R. Muralidharan Chair Professor at the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Madras. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada since 2011 and also an Associate faculty of School of Engineering, University of British Columbia, Canada since 2016.

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Conference Advisory Committee

Prof. N E Shanmugam

Former Professor at NUS, Singapore

Prof. N E Shanmugam has taught for more than 20 years at the National University of Singapore. After 50 years of teaching at graduate and undergraduate levels, he retired recently from National Univerity of Malaysia where he taught for nine years. Currently, he is serving as a member of Editorial Board for many International Journals.

Prof. James S. Davidson

Professor at Auburn University, Alabama, USA

Prof. J S Davidson is a Gottlieb Professor of Structural Engineering in Auburn University. He has been teaching the theory-oriented civil engineering structures and mechanics classes such as Mechanics of Materials, Advanced Stress Analysis, Finite Element Methods, and Stability of Structures for 20 years. He is serving as an associate editor, review director, and editorial board member on five technical journals (including ASCE journals); and served as a reviewer for more than 25 different technical journals. He is also a member of the ASCE code development committee.  He was awarded several awards including President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. 

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International Scientific Committee

Internal Organizing Committee

Prof. A. R. Santhakumar - Formerly at Anna Univ.


Prof.K.V.L.Subramaniam - IIT Hyderabad

Dr. Shailesh K Agrawal - BMTPC, GOI, INDIA

Dr. Mahendrakumar Madhavan -  IIT Hyderabad 


Dr. Shashidhar - IIT Hyderabad


Prof. S. Sireesh - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Amirtham Rajagopal - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Asif Qureshi - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. B. Munwar Basha - IIT Hyderabad


Dr.B.Umashankar - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Debraj Bhattacharyya - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. K. B. V. N. Phanindra - IIT Hyderabad

Dr. S. Suriya Prakash - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Anil Agarwal - IIT Hyderabad

Dr. Digvijay S. Pawar - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Pritha Chatterjee - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Satish Regonda - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Seetha N - IIT Hyderabad


Dr. Surendra Nadh Somala - IIT Hyderabad 


Prof. Chandrasekharam D - IIT Hyderabad


Prof. G.M Samuel Knight - Anna University, Chennai


Dr. Gangadharan Raju - IIT Hyderabad

Dr. Nizamuddin Khaderi Syed - IIT Hyderabad

Dr. Ramji M - IIT Hyderabad

Dr. Viswanath Chinthapenta - IIT Hyderabad

Dr. Abay Sharma - IIT Hyderabad