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Dr. Mini K. M.

Chairperson | Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Coimbatore

Qualification: Ph.D
k_mini@cb.amrita.edu
K M Minis's Google Scholar Profile
Research Interest: Composite Structures, Optimization of Structures, Soft Computing Application in Structural Engineering, Structural Analysis & Design

Bio

Dr. Mini K. M. has joined Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore in the year 1996. She received her Ph. D. from Anna University and her research area was focused on the Application of Soft Computing in Structural Engineering.

She was the principal investigator of the All – India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) funded project, “Development and Scale – up of Plunging Hollow Jet and Venturi Aerator.” The aerator developed based on the project was successfully installed in the effluent treatment plant of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore. Apart from this, she also completed the Department of Science & Technology (DST) funded project, “Investigation of Compatibility between Portland Pozzolana Cement and Admixtures in High Performance Concrete.”as the principal investigator.

Presently Dr. Mini is the principal investigator for the project, “Development of High Volume Flyash Foam Concrete Wall Panel Using Rice Straw as Thermal Insulation Material” Initiative to Promote Habitat Energy Efficiency (I-PHEE) by Department of Science & Technology (DST). The project focuses on the development of an eco-friend and sustainable wall panel which can be used for thermal insulation in buildings.

She has several publications in referred international and national journals and in various conferences. She serves as reviewer for various referred international journals such as Construction and Building Materials , Journal of Sustainable Cement Based Materials, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Steel & Composite Structures, Materials in Civil Engineering etc.

She authored a book titled Analysis and Assessment of Behavior of Infilled Frames using Artificial Neural Networks, published by Lambert Academic Publishing (LAB), ISBN – 978-3-8443-1068-9.

Dr. Mini’s areas of interest include Concrete Technology, Soft Computing, Structural Optimization and Composite Structures.

Projects and Consultancies

  • “Development of boron carbide cement concrete for neutron shielding”, BRNS, Sanction No: 51/14/03/2020-BRNS – Principal Investigator
  • “Development of High Volume Flyash Foam Concrete Wall Panel Using Rice Straw as Thermal Insulation Material” Initiative to Promote Habitat Energy Efficiency (I-PHEE) – Department of Science & Technology (DST) – 2017-21 – Principal Investigator
  • “Treatment of Pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) using Advanced Oxidation Process” (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham) – Co-Investigator
  •  “Influence of Boron Carbide Addition on Performance and Neutron Shielding Ability of   Cement Mortar Mix” (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham) – Principal Investigator
  • “Investigation of Compatibility between Portland Pozzolana Cement and Admixtures in High Performance  Concrete” Department of Science and Technology, 2012-2015 – Principal Investigator
  • “Neural network modelling for stability analysis of fibre reinforced composite laminate plates” Institution of Engineers (India) – Principal Investigator
  •  “Development and scale_up of plunging hollow jet, venturi and sudden expansion type aerators” (F.No.8021/RID-195/2002-03/Revalidated 2003-04), All India Council for Technical Education – Principal Investigator

Innovation in Teaching and Learning

  • 15CVL111: Introduction to Civil Engineering
    Students are encouraged to present their views about the various specialisations in Civil Engg along with the future aspects in Construction. They were made to read the news related to the present construction techniques. Students are also exposed to “Ethics in Construction” by an experienced Civil Engineer.
    The students become more confident by knowing the vast opportunities available to them.
Publications

Journal Article

Year : 2022

Assessment of economic feasibility of LDPE-sand composite block for construction

Cite this Research Publication : Harish T. Mohan, Asheer Mogal, Lakshmi Joseph, Karingamanna Jayanarayanan, K.M. Mini,
Assessment of economic feasibility of LDPE-sand composite block for construction,
Materials Today: Proceedings,
2022,

Publisher : ISSN 2214-7853

Year : 2022

A sustainable approach for the utilization of PPE biomedical waste in the construction sector

Cite this Research Publication : Harish T. Mohan, Dr. Jayanarayanan K., and Dr. Mini K. M., “A sustainable approach for the utilization of PPE biomedical waste in the construction sector”, Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal, 2021.

Publisher : International Journal

Year : 2021

Heat transfer simulation across a building insulated with foam concrete wall cladding

Cite this Research Publication : A. Raj, Dhanya Sathyan, Balaji K., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Heat transfer simulation across a building insulated with foam concrete wall cladding”, Materials Today: Proceedings, vol. 42, pp. 1442-1446, 2021.

Publisher : Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier

Year : 2021

Recent trends in utilization of plastics waste composites as construction materials.

Cite this Research Publication : M. Harish, Dr. Jayanarayanan K., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Recent trends in utilization of plastics waste composites as construction materials”, Construction and Building Materials, vol. 271, p. 121520, 2021.

Publisher : Construction and Building Materials

Year : 2020

Mechanical and Durability Properties of Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Foam Concrete

Cite this Research Publication : B. raj, Dhanya Sathyan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Mechanical and Durability Properties of Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Foam Concrete”, Construction and Building materials, CONBUILDMAT-D-19-03919 , 2020.

Publisher : Construction and Building materials

Year : 2020

Comparison of different dosages of PCM incorporated wallpanels

Cite this Research Publication : R. R. Lakshan, Rosini, A. M., Sathiyan, K., Dhanya Sathyan, Dr. Mini K. M., and Dr. Gangadharan D., “Comparison of different dosages of PCM incorporated wallpanels”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 872, p. 012119, 2020.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, IOP Publishing

Year : 2020

Effect of nano TiO 2 -epoxy composite in bond strength and corrosion resistance of rebar embedded in micro-silica modified concrete

Cite this Research Publication : V. Ramganesh, Kumar, M., Dr. Mini K. M., Vignesh, V., and Karthikeyan, R., “Effect of nano TiO 2 -epoxy composite in bond strength and corrosion resistance of rebar embedded in micro-silica modified concrete”, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 1706, p. 012122, 2020.

Publisher : Journal of Physics: Conference Series

Year : 2020

Thermo-mechanical and durability properties of expanded perlite aggregate foamed concrete

Cite this Research Publication : S. Sharook, Dhanya Sathyan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Thermo-mechanical and durability properties of expanded perlite aggregate foamed concrete”, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Construction Materials, pp. 1-9, 2020.

Publisher : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Construction Materials

Year : 2020

Vibration isolation at the level of footing using modified concrete

Cite this Research Publication : N. Therese, Sruthy, S., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Vibration isolation at the level of footing using modified concrete”, Materials Today: Proceedings, vol. 24, pp. 1090-1099, 2020.

Publisher : Materials Today

Year : 2020

Finite element analysis on the performance of strengthening concrete structures confined using natural and artificial fibers

Cite this Research Publication : N. Krishnaan K., Hari, R., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Finite element analysis on the performance of strengthening concrete structures confined using natural and artificial fibers ”, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 1451, p. 012001, 2020.

Publisher : Journal of Physics

Year : 2020

Effect of micro silica and aggregate size on cracking of self-compacting concrete

Cite this Research Publication : A. Sankar, Hari, R., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Effect of micro silica and aggregate size on cracking of self-compacting concrete”, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Construction Materials, vol. 173, pp. 1-22, 2020.

Publisher : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers

Year : 2020

Experimental investigation on strength properties of poly – propylene fibre reinforced concrete

Cite this Research Publication : D. Jagan, Shankar, V., Mahalingam, T., Dhanya Sathyan, Dr. Mini K. M., and Sahai, G., “Experimental investigation on strength properties of poly - propylene fibre reinforced concrete”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 872, p. 012150, 2020.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering

Year : 2020

Stabilization of black cotton soil and loam soil using reclaimed asphalt pavement and waste crushed glass

Cite this Research Publication : R. C. Kumar, Gadekari, R. Sai, Vani, G., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Stabilization of black cotton soil and loam soil using reclaimed asphalt pavement and waste crushed glass”, Materials Today: Proceedings, vol. 24, pp. 379-387, 2020.

Publisher : Materials Today

Year : 2020

Study on the efficiency of CFRP and GFRP in corrosion resistance of rebar embedded in concrete

Cite this Research Publication : M. Ananthkumar, Dr. Mini K. M., Prakash, C., Sharma, S., and Krishnaa, B., “Study on the efficiency of CFRP and GFRP in corrosion resistance of rebar embedded in concrete”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 872, p. 012137, 2020.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering

Year : 2020

Effect Of Expanded Perlite Aggregate On The Thermo-Mechanical And Durability Properties Of Foam Concrete ( Under review )

Publisher : Journal of Building Engineering

Year : 2020

A Study on Performance of Eps Sandwich Foam Concrete Wall Panel

Cite this Research Publication : , Raj, A., Dhanya, S., and Dr. Mini K. M., “A Study on Performance of Eps Sandwich Foam Concrete Wall Panel”, Energy Efficiency, Springer, Manuscript No. ENEF_ D-19-00100, 2020.

Publisher : Energy Efficiency, Springer

Year : 2020

Mechanical and Durability Properties of Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Foam Concrete (Under Review )

Cite this Research Publication : B. raj, Dhanya Sathyan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Mechanical and Durability Properties of Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Foam Concrete”, Construction and Building materials, CONBUILDMAT-D-19-03919 , 2020.

Publisher : Construction and Building materials

Year : 2019

Effect of Multiple Tuned Mass Dampers for Vibration Control in High-Rise Buildings

Cite this Research Publication : L. Suresh and Dr. Mini K. M., “Effect of Multiple Tuned Mass Dampers for Vibration Control in High-Rise Buildings”, Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, vol. 24, p. 04019031, 2019.

Publisher : Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction

Year : 2019

Effectiveness of corrosion resistance of strontium and barium coated rebars – a preliminary comparative study

Cite this Research Publication : M. Ananthkumar and Dr. Mini K. M., “Effectiveness of corrosion resistance of strontium and barium coated rebars – a preliminary comparative study”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 561, p. 012077, 2019.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series

Year : 2019

Strength and durability properties of quarry dust powder incorporated concrete blocks

Cite this Research Publication : G. Kottukappalli Febin, A. J. Abhirami, A. Vineetha, V. Manisha, Ramkrishnan R., Dhanya Sathyan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Strength and durability properties of quarry dust powder incorporated concrete blocks”, Construction and Building Materials, vol. 228, 2019.

Publisher : Construction and Building Materials

Year : 2019

Strengthening of Plain Concrete Cylinders with Natural FRP Composite Systems

Cite this Research Publication : A. Padanattil, Mahadevan Lakshmanan, Dr. Jayanarayanan K., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Strengthening of Plain Concrete Cylinders with Natural FRP Composite Systems”, Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions of Civil Engineering, pp. 1-9, 2019.

Publisher : Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions of Civil Engineering, Springer International Publishing

Year : 2019

Mechanical and durability properties of sisal-Nylon 6 hybrid fibre reinforced high strength SCC

Cite this Research Publication : R. Hari and Dr. Mini K. M., “Mechanical and Durability Properties of Sisal-Nylon 6 Hybrid Fibre Reinforced High Strength SCC”, Construction and Building Materials, vol. 204, pp. 479-491, 2019.

Publisher : Construction and Building Materials

Year : 2019

Physical and Functional Characteristics of Foam Concrete: A Review

Cite this Research Publication : A. Raj, Dhanya Sathyan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Physical and Functional Characteristics of Foam Concrete: A Review”, Construction and Building materials , 2019.

Publisher : Construction and Building materials

Year : 2019

Influence of mineral admixtures and fibers on workability and mechanical properties of reactive powder concrete

Cite this Research Publication : A. Nadiger and Dr. Mini K. M., “Influence of mineral admixtures and fibers on workability and mechanical properties of reactive powder concrete”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, vol. 31, 2019.

Publisher : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering

Year : 2019

Comparative Study on Strengthening of Concrete Structures using Natural and Artificial fibers

Cite this Research Publication : N. K. Krishnan, Hari, R., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Comparative Study on Strengthening of Concrete Structures using Natural and Artificial fibers”, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 1172, 2019.

Publisher : Journal of Physics: Conference Series

Year : 2019

Analytical Investigations on Structural Damage Identification Using Torsional Wave Propagation

Cite this Research Publication : V. K. Kumar, T. Saravanan, J., Gopalakrishnan, N., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Analytical Investigations on Structural Damage Identification Using Torsional Wave Propagation”, Recent Advances in Structural Engineering, , vol. 1, 2019.

Publisher : Recent Advances in Structural Engineering,

Year : 2018

Pharmaceutical Products as Emerging Contaminant in Water : Relevance for Developing Nations and Identification of Critical Compounds for Indian Environment

Cite this Research Publication : Prakash Chinnaiyan, S.G. Thampi, M. Kumar, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Pharmaceutical Products as Emerging Contaminant in Water : Relevance for Developing Nations and Identification of Critical Compounds for Indian Environment”, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, vol. 190, p. 288, 2018.

Publisher : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, Springer International Publishing

Year : 2018

Ultrafine GGBS and calcium nitrate as concrete admixtures for improved mechanical properties and corrosion resistance

Cite this Research Publication : M. P. Kumar, Dr. Mini K. M., and Dr. Murali Rangarajan, “Ultrafine GGBS and calcium nitrate as concrete admixtures for improved mechanical properties and corrosion resistance”, Construction and Building Materials, vol. 182, pp. 249-257, 2018.

Publisher : Construction and Building Materials

Year : 2018

Strength and durability studies of SCC incorporating silica fume and ultra fine GGBS

Cite this Research Publication : Ardra Mohan and Dr. Mini K. M., “Strength and Durability Studies of SCC Incorporating Silica Fume and Ultra Fine GGBS”, Construction and Building Materials, vol. 171, pp. 919 - 928, 2018.

Publisher : Construction and Building Materials

Year : 2018

Performance of Concrete Made Using Waste Fiber Reinforced Polymer (Frp) Powder as A Partial Replacement for Fine Aggregate

Cite this Research Publication : Suganya M, Dr. Mini K. M., and Dhanya Sathyan, “Performance of Concrete Made Using Waste Fiber Reinforced Polymer (Frp) Powder as A Partial Replacement for Fine Aggregate”, Material today proceeding, vol. 5, no. 11, pp. 24114-24123, 2018.

Publisher : Material today proceeding

Year : 2018

Study on reinforced concrete beams with helical transverse reinforcement

Cite this Research Publication : N. Kaarthik Krishna, Sandeep, S., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Study on reinforced concrete beams with helical transverse reinforcement”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 310, p. 012046, 2018.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering

Year : 2018

Strengthening Steel Members with Holes Under Tension Using Unidirectional GFRP Sheets

Cite this Research Publication : E. Parvathi, Mahadevan Lakshmanan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Strengthening Steel Members with Holes Under Tension Using Unidirectional GFRP Sheets”, International Journal of Steel Structures, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 496-511, 2018.

Publisher : International Journal of Steel Structures, Korean Society of Steel Construction,

Year : 2018

Optimization of superplasticizer in portland pozzolana cement mortar and concrete

Cite this Research Publication : Dhanya Sathyan, Dr. Anand K. B., Dr. Mini K. M., and Aparna, S., “Optimization of Superplasticizer in Portland Pozzolana Cement Mortar and Concrete”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 310, p. 012036, 2018.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering

Year : 2018

Fuzzy logic modeling for strength prediction of reactive powder concrete

Cite this Research Publication : Akshay Nadiger, C. Harinath Reddy C, S. Vasudevan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Fuzzy logic modeling for strength prediction of reactive powder concrete”, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Applications, ICICA 2016), vol. 632, pp. 375-386, 2018.

Publisher : Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Applications, ICICA 2016)

Year : 2017

Structural damage detection through longitudinal wave propagation using spectral finite element method

Cite this Research Publication : KaVarun Kumar, Saravanan, Tbc Jothi, Sreekala, Rb, Gopalakrishnan, Nbd, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Structural damage detection through longitudinal wave propagation using spectral finite element method”, Geomechanics and Engineering, vol. 12, pp. 161-183, 2017.

Publisher : Geomechanics and Engineering

Year : 2017

Novel hybrid composites based on glass and sisal fiber for retrofitting of reinforced concrete structures

Cite this Research Publication : Aa Padanattil, Dr. Jayanarayanan K., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Novel hybrid composites based on glass and sisal fiber for retrofitting of reinforced concrete structures”, Construction and Building Materials, vol. 133, pp. 146-153, 2017.

Publisher : Construction and Building Materials

Year : 2017

Influence Of Silica Based Carbon Nano Tube Composites In Concrete

Cite this Research Publication : B. L. P. Dheeraj Swamy, Raghavan, V., Srinivas, K., K Rao, N., Mahadevan Lakshmanan, Dr. Jayanarayanan K., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Influence Of Silica Based Carbon Nano Tube Composites In Concrete”, Advanced Composites Letters, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 12-17, 2017.

Publisher : Advanced Composites Letters,

Year : 2017

Study on Silica Infused Recycled Aggregate Concrete Using Design of Experiments

Cite this Research Publication : P. .M.Mrudul, .Upender, T., Tarun, V., Dr. Meera Balachandran, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Study on Silica Infused Recycled Aggregate Concrete Using Design of Experiments”, Journal of Engineering science and Technology, vol. 12, no. 10, 2017.

Publisher : Journal of Engineering science and Technology

Year : 2017

Decelerating the Corrosion of Steel Bars in Concrete by Addition of Mineral Admixtures

Cite this Research Publication : V. Kumar. K and Dr. Mini K. M., “Decelerating the Corrosion of Steel Bars in Concrete by Addition of Mineral Admixtures”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, 2017.

Publisher : International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering

Year : 2017

Strengthening of plain concrete cylinders with natural sisal FRP composite systems

Cite this Research Publication : A. Padanattil, Mahadevan Lakshmanan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Strengthening of plain concrete cylinders with natural sisal FRP composite systems”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, 2017.

Publisher : International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering

Year : 2016

Experimental Study on Portland Pozzolana Cement-Superplasticiser Compatibility in Mortar

Cite this Research Publication : Dhanya Sathyan, Dr. Anand K. B., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Experimental Study on Portland Pozzolana Cement-Superplasticiser Compatibility in Mortar”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, vol. 09, no. 02, pp. 539-544, 2016.

Publisher : International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering.

Year : 2016

Study on concrete with partial replacement of cement by rice husk ash

Cite this Research Publication : K. N Krishna, Sandeep, S., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Study on concrete with partial replacement of cement by rice husk ash”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 149, p. 012109, 2016.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering.

Year : 2016

Study on performance of concrete with over-burnt bricks aggregates and micro-silica admixture

Cite this Research Publication : Praveen, Dhanya Sathyan, and Mini, K. M., “Study on performance of concrete with over-burnt bricks aggregates and micro-silica admixture”, in Proceedings of International conference on Emerging and Sustainable Technologies for infra structure systems, 2016.

Publisher : Proceedings of International conference on Emerging and Sustainable Technologies for infra structure systems

Year : 2015

Study on Silica Based Carbon Nano Tube Cement Composites’ International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering

Publisher : International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering

Year : 2015

Study on Silica Based Carbon Nano Tube Cement Composites’ International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering

Cite this Research Publication : B. L. P. Dheeraj Swamy, Raghavan, V., Srinivas, K., K Rao, N., Mahadevan Lakshmanan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Study on Silica Based Carbon Nano Tube Cement Composites’ International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, 2015.

Publisher : International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering

Year : 2014

Experimental study on strengthening of R.C beam using glass fibre reinforced composite

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., Alapatt, R. John, David, A., Radhakrishnan, A., Cyriac, M., and Ramkrishnan R., “Experimental study on strengthening of R.C beam using glass fibre reinforced composite”, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Technopress, vol. 50, no. 3, pp. 275-286, 2014.

Publisher : Structural Engineering and Mechanics

Year : 2012

Effect of fibre volume fraction on fatigue behaviour of glass fibre reinforced composite

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., Mahadevan Lakshmanan, Mathew, L., and Mukundan, M., “Effect of fibre volume fraction on fatigue behaviour of glass fibre reinforced composite”, Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures, Wiley Publishing Ltd., vol. 35, no. 12, pp. 1160–1166, 2012.

Publisher : Wiley Publishing Ltd

Year : 2012

Neural network paradigms for fatigue strength prediction of fiber-reinforced composite materials

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and Manne, S., “Neural network paradigms for fatigue strength prediction of fiber-reinforced composite materials”, International journal of Advanced Structural Engineering, 2012.

Publisher : International journal of Advanced Structural Engineering

Year : 2012

Effect of volume fraction on stability analysis of glass fibre reinforced composite plate

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., Mahadevan Lakshmanan, Mathew, L., and Kaimal, G., “Effect of volume fraction on stability analysis of glass fibre reinforced composite plate”, Steel & Composite structures , vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 117-127, 2012.

Publisher : Steel Composite structures

Year : 2012

Neural Network Paradigms for Fatigue Strength Prediction of Fibre-Reinforced Composite Materials

Cite this Research Publication : K. M. Mini and , “Neural Network Paradigms for Fatigue Strength Prediction of Fibre-Reinforced Composite Materials”, International journal of Advanced Structural Engineering, vol. 4, pp. 1-14, 2012.

Publisher : SpringerOpen Journal

Year : 2010

Analysis of Infilled Frames –A Study Using Artificial Neural Network

Cite this Research Publication : ANN, Artificial neural networks, Backpropagation, design engineering, equivalent strut method, evolutionary computation, failure load, infilled frames, lateral loading, Testing, Training

Publisher : Inderscience

Year : 2010

Study of Plunging Hollow-jet Aerators using Non-dimensional Parameters

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., .G.Kaimal, M., and N Pillai, N., “Study of Plunging Hollow-jet Aerators using Non-dimensional Parameters”, Institution of Engineers (India)- EN, vol. 91, no. 1, pp. 20-26, 2010.

Publisher : Institution of Engineers (India)- EN

Year : 2010

Study of Venturi Aerator using Non-dimensional Parameters

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and Pillai, N. N., “Study of Venturi Aerator using Non-dimensional Parameters”, International Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering Research, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 15-22, 2010.

Publisher : International Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering Research

Year : 2007

Neural Network Model for the Analysis of Infilled Framed Structures

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and Subramanian, K., “Neural Network Model for the Analysis of Infilled Framed Structures”, Archives of Civil Engineering, vol. 53, pp. 639-662, 2007.

Publisher : Archives of Civil Engineering

Year : 2006

Discussion on “Exact Solutions for Sequent Depths Problem

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., “Discussion on “Exact Solutions for Sequent Depths Problem”, Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering,ASCE, vol. 132, no. 3, p. 303, 2006.

Publisher : Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering,ASCE

Year : 2005

Neural Network Based Modeling of Infilled Steel Frames

Cite this Research Publication : K. Subramanian, Dr. Mini K. M., and S. Florence, J. Kelvina, “Neural Network Based Modeling of Infilled Steel Frames”, International Journal of Structural Engineering and Mechanics, vol. 21, no. 5, pp. 495-506, 2005.

Publisher : International Journal of Structural Engineering and Mechanics

Year : 2005

California Bearing Ratio Behaviour of Soil Stabilized Class F Fly Ash Systems

Cite this Research Publication : L. B, Dr. Mini K. M., and S, P. N., “California Bearing Ratio Behaviour of Soil Stabilized Class F Fly Ash Systems”, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, vol. 33, pp. 406-410, 2005.

Publisher : Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM

Conference Paper

Year : 2020

Study on the efficiency of CFRP and GFRP in corrosion resistance of rebar embedded in concrete

Cite this Research Publication : M. Ananthkumar, Dr. Mini K. M., Prakash, C., Sharma, S., and Krishnaa, B., “Study on the efficiency of CFRP and GFRP in corrosion resistance of rebar embedded in concrete”, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 872, p. 012137, 2020.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering

Year : 2018

Enhancement of Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Behaviour of Concrete due to Addition of Ultrafine GGBS

Cite this Research Publication : M Pradeep Kumar, Dr. Murali Rangarajan, and Dr. Mini K. M., “Enhancement of Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Behaviour of Concrete due to Addition of Ultrafine GGBS”, in International Conference on Advances in Construction Materials and Systems (ICACMS), RILEM Proceedings Pro118, 2018, p. 221.

Publisher : International Conference on Advances in Construction Materials and Systems (ICACMS), RILEM Proceedings Pro118

Year : 2016

Study on performance of concrete with over-burnt bricks aggregates and micro-silica admixture

Cite this Research Publication : Praveen, Dhanya Sathyan, and Mini, K. M., “Study on performance of concrete with over-burnt bricks aggregates and micro-silica admixture”, in Proceedings of International conference on Emerging and Sustainable Technologies for infra structure systems, 2016.

Publisher : Proceedings of International conference on Emerging and Sustainable Technologies for infra structure systems .

Year : 2016

Study on performance of concrete with over-burnt bricks aggregates and micro-silica admixture

Cite this Research Publication : Praveen, Dhanya Sathyan, and Mini, K. M., “Study on performance of concrete with over-burnt bricks aggregates and micro-silica admixture”, in Proceedings of International conference on Emerging and Sustainable Technologies for infra structure systems, 2016.

Publisher : Proceedings of International conference on Emerging and Sustainable Technologies for infra structure systems

Year : 2014

Study on CNT based cement composites

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., Swamy, B. P. L. Dheeraj, Srinivas, K., K Rao, N., and , “Study on CNT based cement composites”, in Paper SE01, Int.national conference on Innovations and Advances in Civil Engineering Towards Green and Sustainable Systems (INACES-2014), Coimbatore Institute of Technology,Coimbatore, 2014.

Publisher : Paper SE01, Int.national conference on Innovations and Advances in Civil Engineering Towards Green and Sustainable Systems (INACES-2014)

Year : 2009

Neural Network Model for the Fatigue Analysis of Fibre Reinforced Composite

Cite this Research Publication : S. Manne, Mathew, L., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Neural Network Model for the Fatigue Analysis of Fibre Reinforced Composite”, in International Conference on “Operations Research applications in Engineering and Management (ICOREM), ANNA University, Tiruchirappali, 2009.

Publisher : International Conference on “Operations Research applications in Engineering and Management (ICOREM)

Year : 2006

Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Framed Structures Using Artificial Neural Networks

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and Subramanian, K., “Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Framed Structures Using Artificial Neural Networks”, in International Confce “Resource Utilisation and Intelligent Systems 174-177, Erode, 2006.

Publisher : International Confce “Resource Utilisation and Intelligent Systems 174-177

Year : 2005

Study of Infilled Framed Structures Using Artificial Neural Networks

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and K, S., “Study of Infilled Framed Structures Using Artificial Neural Networks”, in 5th International Confce AMCM ,Paper No.2/15., Gliwice, Poland, 2005.

Publisher : 5th International Confce AMCM ,Paper No.2/15.

Year : 2005

Modeling of Infilled Reinforced Concrete Framed Structures Using Artificial Neural Networks

Cite this Research Publication : K. .M.Mini and K, S., “Modeling of Infilled Reinforced Concrete Framed Structures Using Artificial Neural Networks”, in New perspectives and paradigm in materials, design and construction of civil engineering systems ,401-407, Coimbatore, 2005.

Publisher : New perspectives and paradigm in materials, design and construction of civil engineering systems

Year : 2005

Institute Determination of Rock Properties for a Steel Plant

Cite this Research Publication : P. N. S and Dr. Mini K. M., “Institute Determination of Rock Properties for a Steel Plant”, in Case Studies in Geotechnical Engineering, 272-277, 2005.

Publisher : Case Studies in Geotechnical Engineering

Year : 2005

Assessment of compaction behaviour of soils using artificial neural networks

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and S, P. N., “Assessment of compaction behaviour of soils using artificial neural networks”, in Indian Geotechnical Conference Vol.1, Ahmedabad, 2005.

Publisher : Indian Geotechnical Conference Vol.1

Year : 2004

Analysis of Infilled Frames Using Artificial Neural Network

Cite this Research Publication : J. Kelvina Fl S, K., S., and Dr. Mini K. M., “Analysis of Infilled Frames Using Artificial Neural Network”, in National Confce “Recent Advances in Civil Engineering”, Cochin., 2004.

Publisher : National Confce “Recent Advances in Civil Engineering”, Cochin.

Year : 2003

Analysis of Frames Using Artificial Neural Network

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and K., S., “Analysis of Frames Using Artificial Neural Network”, in International Confce “Digital Analysis and Modeling of Systems”, Coimbatore., 2003.

Publisher : International Confce “Digital Analysis and Modeling of Systems”, Coimbatore.

Year : 2002

Optimal Design of RCC Infilled Frames Using Artificial Neural Network

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M. and K., S., “Optimal Design of RCC Infilled Frames Using Artificial Neural Network”, in National Confce “Futuristic of concrete technology and optimal design of R.C.C Structures” 193-196, Coimbatore, 2002.

Publisher : National Confce “Futuristic of concrete technology and optimal design of R.C.C Structures” 193-196

Book Chapter

Year : 2022

Biofiber composites in building and construction

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., “Biofiber composites in building and construction”, in Sustainable Natural Fibers composite: A Green Approach in Engineering and Technology Materials Research Forum LLC (Expected publication in August 2021), 2021.

Publisher : Sustainable Natural Fibers composite: A Green Approach in Engineering and Technology Materials Research Forum LLC

Year : 2021

Chapter Three – Hybrid natural fiber composites in civil engineering applications.

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., Dhanya Sathyan, and Dr. Jayanarayanan K., “Chapter Three - Hybrid natural fiber composites in civil engineering applications”, in Hybrid Natural Fiber Composites, A. Khan, Rangappa, S. Mavinkere, Siengchin, S., Jawaid, M., and Asiri, A. M., Eds. Woodhead Publishing, 2021, pp. 41-72.

Publisher : Hybrid Natural Fiber Composites, Woodhead Publishing

Book

Year : 2011

Analysis and Assessment of Infilled Frames Using Artificial Neural Networks

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Mini K. M., Analysis and Assessment of Infilled Frames Using Artificial Neural Networks. Germany : Lambert Academic Publishers, 2011.

Publisher : Germany : Lambert Academic Publishers

Patent Submission
  • “Seismic resistant composite concrete with higher ductility”, Application Number: 201641032716
  • Harish Mohan Thettemmel, Renjith Mohan, Dr. Mini K. Madhavan, Rao R. Bhavani, A Process for Manufacturing Plastic Bricks, 201941015214, 16 April 2019
  • Navaneeth Krishnan K, Mini K. Madhavan, “An Apparatus for Spraying of Construction Materials”, Application No. 202041014508, Date of Filing: 01/04/2020.
Invited talks
  • Resource Person – Webinar on “Application of Foam concrete-Thermal Insulation Material”; Date: 8-January -2021: Organiser : Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
  • Resource Person – Webinar on “Fly Ash based Foam Concrete Wall Panels-Thermal Insulation in Building” , Date:22nd March 2021: Organiser: Ahalia institute of Technology, Palakkad, Kerala
  • Resource Person – Webinar on “Foam concrete- Sustainable Building Material”, Date:23rd March 2021: Organiser: Karunya University, Coimbatore
  • Resource Person – Webinar on “Foam concrete-Thermal Insulation Material”, Date: 13-June -2020: Organised by: Amrita School of Engineering.
  • Resource Person – One Week STTP on “Recent Trends in Structural Engineering”- “Strengthening of Concrete Structures – Confinement using FRP” organised by Govt College of Technology, Coimbatore on June 18 – 2020
  • Resource Person Webinar on “Fiber reinforced foam concrete as thermal insulation material”, Date: 24- June -2020: Organised by: Baselios Mathews II College of Engineering, Kerala
  • Resource Person – Faculty Development Programme on “Strength of Materials” organised by Dr NGP Institute of Technology, Coimbatore on June 12-14, 2019
  • Resource Person – National Level Seven-Day Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on “STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS—II “organised by PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research, Neelambur, Coimbatore-641062 on 24th – 30th November, 2019
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