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Dr. A. R. Vijayanarayanan

Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.), Dept. of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Coimbatore

Qualification: BE, M.Tech, Ph.D
ar_vijayanarayanan@cb.amrita.edu
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Bio

Dr. A. R. Vijayanarayanan currently serves as Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.) at the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore. His areas of interest include understanding the behaviour, and design, of buildings and non-structural elements during seismic action.

 

Publications

Journal Article

Year : 2017

Identifying Stiffness Irregularity in buildings using fundamental lateral mode shape

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami,R., and Murty,C.V.R., (2017), “Identifying Stiffness Irregularity in buildings using fundamental lateral mode shape,” Earthquakes and Structures, An Int’l Journal, 12(4), pp. 437-448, DOI: 10.12989/eas.2017.12.4.425

Publisher : Techno-Press

Year : 2017

A Method for Seismic Design of RC Frame Buildings using Fundamental Mode and Plastic Rotation Capacity

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami,R., and Murty,C.V.R., (2017), “A Method for Seismic Design of RC Frame Buildings using Fundamental Mode and Plastic Rotation Capacity,” Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, (accepted for publication November 2021)

Publisher : Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2015

Identifying Stiffness Irregularity in Multi-storey Buildings

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami,R., and Murty,C.V.R.,(2015), “Identifying Stiffness Irregularity in Multi-storey Buildings,” ICI Journal, 16(3), pp. 19-22

Publisher : ICI Journal

Conference Paper

Year : 2020

Floor Acceleration Spectrum for RC Moment Frame Buildings on Slope

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., and Goswami,R., (2020), “Floor Acceleration Spectrum for RC Moment Frame Buildings on Slope,” 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No:3001, Sendai, Japan

Publisher : 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2020

Kinematics of Out-of-plane Behavior of Wall Panels under In-plane Displacement arising from Compatibility

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Kollerathu,J.A., and Menon,A., (2020), “Kinematics of Out-of-plane Behavior of Wall Panels under In-plane Displacement arising from Compatibility,” 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No:541, Sendai, Japan

Publisher : 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2020

Improving Earthquake Behaviour of 5-Storey RC Moment Frame Buildings through Member Size Proportioning

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami,R., and Murty,C.V.R., (2020), “Enhancing Earthquake Behaviour of 5-storey RC Moment Frame Buildings through member size proportioning,” 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No:2852, Sendai, Japan

Publisher : 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2017

Simple Linear Elastic Static Analysis Procedure to Attain Desired Collapse Mechanism for Moment Resisting Frames

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami.,R., and Murty,C.V.R., (2017), “Simple Linear Elastic Static Analysis Procedure to Attain Desired Collapse Mechanism for Moment Resisting Frames,” 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No:1400, Santiago, Chile.

Publisher : 16 World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2017

Estimation of Storey Stiffness in Multi-storey Buildings

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami.,R., and Murty,C.V.R., (2017), “Estimation of Storey Stiffness in Multi-storey Buildings,” 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No:415, Santiago, Chile.

Publisher : 16 World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2012

Performance of RC Buildings along Hill Slopes of Himalayas during 2011 Sikkim Earthquake

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami,R., Sheth,A., and Murty,C.V.R., (2012), “Performance of RC Buildings along Hill Slopes of Himalayas during 2011 Sikkim Earthquake,” 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 0621, Lisbon, Portugal.

Publisher : 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2012

Determining levels of seismic shaking effects in buildings for securing non-structural elements

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Goswami,R., and Murty,C.V.R., (2012), “Determining levels of seismic shaking effects in buildings for securing non-structural elements, “ Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on Structural Stability and Dynamics (ICSSD 2012), Jaipur, India. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3636.3286

Publisher : Fourth International Conference on Structural Stability and Dynamics

Year : 2012

Fragility Estimates for RC and PT Flat Slab-Column Connections Subjected to Lateral Drifts

Cite this Research Publication : Vijayanarayanan,A.R. and Rai,D.C., (2012), “Fragility Estimates for RC and PT Flat Slab-Column Connections Subjected to Lateral Drifts,” 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 1393, Lisbon, Portugal.

Publisher : 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2012

Observations from Damages Sustained in India during 2011 (India-Nepal) Sikkim Earthquake

Cite this Research Publication : Murty,C.V.R., Menon,A., Goswami,R., Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Gandhi,S.R., Satyanarayana,K.N., Raghukanth,S.T.G., Jaiswal,A.K., and Sheth,A., (2012)“Observations from Damages Sustained in India during 2011 (India-Nepal) Sikkim Earthquake,” 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 0625, Lisbon, Portugal.

Publisher : 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Year : 2012

Buddhist Monasteries in Grave Danger in Himalayan Regions

Cite this Research Publication : Menon,A., Goswami,R., Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Murty,C.V.R., Jaiswal,A.K., and Sheth,A., (2012), “Buddhist Monasteries in Grave Danger in Himalayan Regions,” 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 0623, Lisbon, Portugal.

Publisher : 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Book

Year : 2012

Introduction to Earthquake Protection of Non-Structural Elements in Buildings

Cite this Research Publication : Murty,C.V.R., Goswami,R., Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Mehta,V.V., and Pradeep Kumar,R., (2012), Introduction to Earthquake Protection of Non-Structural Elements in Buildings, Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority, Gandhinagar, pp 159

Publisher : Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority, Gandhinagar

Year : 2012

Build a Safe House with Confined Masonry

Cite this Research Publication : Iyer,K., Kulkarni,S.M., Subramaniam,S., Murty,C.V.R., Goswami,R., and Vijayanarayanan, A.R., (2012), Build a Safe House with Confined Masonry, Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority, Gandhinagar, pp 129

Publisher : Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority, Gandhinagar

Year : 2012

Some Concepts in Earthquake Behaviour of Buildings

Cite this Research Publication : Murty,C.V.R., Goswami,R., Vijayanarayanan,A.R., and Mehta,V.V., (2012), Some Concepts in Earthquake Behaviour of Buildings, Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority, Gandhinagar, pp 252

Publisher : Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority, Gandhinagar

Report

Year : 2012

The Mw 6.9 Sikkim-Nepal Border Earthquake of September 18, 2011

Cite this Research Publication : Murty,C.V.R., Raghukanth,S.T.G., Menon,A., Goswami,R., Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Gandhi, S.R., Satyanarayana,K.N., Sheth,A.R., Rai,D.C., Mondal,G., Singhal,V., Parool,N., Pradhan,T., Jaiswal,A., Kaushik,H.B., Dasgupta,K., Chaurasia,A., Bhushan,S., Roy,D., and Pradeep Kumar,R. (2012), “The Mw 6.9 Sikkim-Nepal Border Earthquake of September 18, 2011”, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute Special Earthquake Report - February 2012, Learning From Earthquakes Project, EERI, USA, pp.1-14

Experience
  • March 2021- November 2021: Project Assistant, Structural Engineering Research Center (CSIR Tharamani Campus)
  • August 2019 – July 2020: Senior Project Officer, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
  • August 2010 – July 2012: Project Officer, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Research
  • Project Work: Wrote three books towards Capacity Building of Architects, Engineers and Artisans for Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority (GSDMA)
  • Book 1: Illustration of Construction of a Confined Masonry House in Seismic Area
  • Book 2: Learn Earthquake Behaviour of RC Buildings through Graphics and Animations
  • Book 3: Structural Safety of Non-Structural Elements in Buildings
Other

Invited Lecture

  1. Two Lectures
  • “Modeling of Buildings using Perform 3D” and “Nonlinear Analysis of Buildings using Perform 3D”
    at Dr. B. R. A. Institute of Technology, Port Blair, from July 8-12, 2019 as a part of the five-day TEQIP sponsored workshop Analysis & Design of Buildings in Seismically Sensitive Zones: Present and Future Hosted by Professor Jenson Daniel.

Technical Reports

  • Menon,A., Goswami,R., Vijayanarayanan,A.R., Gandhi,S.R., Satyanarayana,K.N., Raghukanth,S.T.G., Murty,C.V.R., and Jaiswal,A.K., (2011), “2011 Sikkim Earthquake, First Information Report, “ Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Post-Earthquake Reconnaissance Survey

  • Member of Post Earthquake Reconnaissance Survey Team from IIT Madras to Sikkim after The Mw 6.9 Sikkim-Nepal Border Earthquake of September 18, 2011

International Exchange Programs

  • Represented Indian Institute of Technology Madras in “The Youth-Exchange Project with Asia-Oceania and North America (Kizuna (Bond) Project)” conducted by Japan International Cooperation Agency during 4 – 13 February 2013 held in Sendai, Japan, to assess damages, relief and rehabilitation work after the Great East Japan Earthquake.
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