Dr Sudip Basack

  • Designation: Professor and Head, Department of Civil Engineering
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) from Bengal Engineering College (Shibpur, Howrah), Calcutta University: 1994
  • Master of Civil Engineering from Jadavpur University: 1996
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering) from Jadavpur University: 2000
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship from University of Wollongong, Australia under Endeavour Award of Australian Government: 2010
Professional Membership:
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • International Association for Engineers
  • Institution of Engineers (India): Chartered Engineer
  • Indian Geotechnical Society
  • Indian Society for Rock Mechanics and Tunneling Technology
Research Areas:
  • Pile Foundation
  • Ground Improvement
  • Transport Geotechnics
  • Groundwater Hydraulics and Hydrology
  • Mechanics of Solids
  • Construction Management
Professional Experience:
  • 20 Years in Teaching, Research and Industry
Awards and Recognitions:
  • 2018: Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who’s Who
  • 2017: Reviewer of Excellence by Computers and Geotechnics, Elsevier
  • 2015: Outstanding Reviewer by ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics
  • 2011: International Travel Support from the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India
  • 2011: International Travel Support from The Centre for International Co-operation in Science (CICS
  • 2009: Endeavour Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship sponsored by Department of Education, Environment&Workplace Relations, Australian Government
  • 2006: Citation of biography in Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
  • 2004: Early Career Research Award(Career Award for Young Teachers) sponsored by the All India Council for Technical Education
  • 2000: IGS-ONGC Best Paper Award in the field of ‘Marine Geotechnical Engineering’
  • 1997: Senior Research Fellowship under the Direct Fellowship Scheme of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India
  • 1994: University Post-Graduate Fellowship after qualifying in the Indian National Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
  • 1987-1989: National Scholarship at Secondary and Higher Secondary Final School Examinations
International Visits :
  • Academic Visitor, Institute of Geotechnical Engineering, University of Stuttgart, GERMANY
  • Academic Visitor, Centre for Offshore Foundation System, University of Western Australia, AUSTRALIA
  • Academic Visitor, Department of Civil Engineering, National University of Singapore, SINGAPORE
  • Academic Visitor, Department of Civil Engineering, Imperial College, London, UNITED KINGDOM
  • Academic Visitor, School of Civil Engineering, Oxford University, UNITED KINGDOM
  • Endeavour Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Wollongong, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA
  • Visiting Fellow, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Technology, Sydney, AUSTRALIA
  • Academic Visitor, School of Civil Engineering, Fuzhou University, Fujian, CHINA
  • Academic Visitor, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, Yunnan University, CHINA
Countries Visited for academic assignment :
  • United States of America
  • United Kingdom
  • Republic of Germany
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • China
  • Sri Lanka
  • Bangladesh
Invited Lectures
  • “Piles subjected to Torsion”: School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
  • “Coastal Groundwater Management Model”: School of Environmental Sciences, Calcutta University, India
  • “Piles subjected to Cyclic Loading”: School of Civil Engineering, Fuzhou University, Fujian, China
  • “Piles subjected to Lateral Cyclic Load: Theory and Tests”: School of Architecture and Urban Planning, Yunnan University, China
  • “Analysis of Single Pile under Torsional Load”: Centre for Geomechanics and Railway Engineering, University of Wollongong, Australia
  • “Analysis and Design of Offshore Pile Foundation”: Technique PolytechnicInstitution, India
  • Delivered seminar talk on my research achievements at the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
  • “Piles under Lateral Cyclic Loading”: ASCE-ICE monthly panel discussion at Jadavpur University, Kolkata,India
  • “Behaviour of Pile Foundation under Lateral Cyclic Load”: Department of Engineering Science,Oxford University, U.K.
  • “Groundwater Extraction and Land Subsidence”:ASCE-ICE monthly panel discussion at Jadavpur University,Kolkata,India
  • “Effect of Lateral Cyclic Loading on Axial Response of Pile Foundation”: Civil Engineering Department,National University of Singapore
  • “Response of Pile Foundation under Lateral Cyclic Load :An Experimental Study”:Centre for Offshore Foundation System,University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
  • “An Experimental Study on Effect of Lateral Cyclic Loading on Axial Response of Pile”:Institute of Geotechnical Engineering, University of Stuttgart, Germany
  • Pile Foundation”:ASCE-ICE monthly panel discussion at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
R & D Projects:
  • Endeavour PDRF, DEEWR, Australia: “A Study on Effectiveness of Vertical Drains for Improving Long Term Performance of Soft Clay Deposits with Particular Reference to Stone Columns”
  • Major Research Project, University Grants Commission: “Degradation of Soil Pile Interactive Performance under Lateral Cyclic Loading”
  • AICTE-CAYT: “Effect of Lateral Cyclic Loading on Axial Response of Pile Foundation”
  • AICTE-RPS: “Saline Water Intrusion into Coastal Aquifers of East Coast of India”
Technical Publications:

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS:

Types of Publications

Number

Papers

Journal

International

SCI / SCIE / Scopus indexed

 

27

 

Others

14

Indian

17

Conference

International

22

Indian

22

Others

05

Book Chapter / Technical Reports

05

Total=112

 

(A) ARTCILES IN SCI / SCIE / SCOPUS INDEXED INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS:

[1] Basack, S. and Nimbalkar, S. (2018). “Measured and predicted response of pile group in soft clay subjected to cyclic lateral loading.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 18(7), 04018073-1-20.

[2] Basack, S., Siahaan, F., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2018). “Stone column stabilized soft soil performance influenced by clogging and lateral deformation: laboratory and numerical evaluation.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 04018058-1-18.

[3] Oweis, I. S.,Basack, S., Indraratna, B.,Rujikiatkamjorn, C. and Siahaan, F. (2018). “Closure to Discussion of ‘Modeling the stone column behavior in soft ground with special emphasis on lateral deformation’.”  Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 144(5): 07018007-1-2.

[4] Basack, S. and Nimbalkar, S. (2017). “Free strain analysis of the performance of vertical drains for soft soil improvement.” Geomechanics and Engineering, Techno Press, 13(6), 963-975.

[5] Basack, S., Indraratna, B.,Rujikiatkamjorn, C. and Siahaan, F. (2017). “Modelling the stone column behaviour in soft ground with special emphasis on lateral deformation.” Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 143(6), 04017016-1-19.

[6] Basack, S. and Nimbalkar, S. (2017). “Numerical solution of single pile subjected to torsional cyclic load.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 17(8), 04017016-1-17.

[7] Mu, L., Chen, Q., Huang, M. and Basack, S. (2017). “Hybrid approach for rigid piled-raft foundations subjected to coupled loads in layered soils.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 17(5), 04012122-1-15.

[8] Wu, C.Z., Chen, Q., Basack, S., Xu, R.Q. and Shi, R.M. (2016). "Biaxial creep test study on the influence of structural anisotropy on rheological behaviour of hard rock." Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 28(10),04016104-1-12.

[9] Basack, S., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2016). “Modelling the Performance of Stone Column-Reinforced Soft Ground under Static and Cyclic Loads”, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 142(2), 04015067-1-15.

[10] Zhou, Y., Chen, Q., Chen, F., Xue, X. and Basack, S. (2016). “Active earth pressure on translating rigid retaining structures considering soil arching effect.” European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, Taylor and Francis, DOI: 10.1080/19648189.2016.1229225.

[11] Basack, S., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2016). “Analysis of the behaviour of stone column stabilized soft ground supporting transport infrastructure.” Procedia Engineering, Elsevier, 143 (2016), 347-354.

[12]Basack, S. (2015), “Design recommendation for pile subjected to cyclic load.” Marine Georesources and Geotechnology, Taylor and Francis, 33 (4), 356-360.

[13] Basack, S. and Sen, S. (2014). “Numerical modelling on single pile subjected to pure torsion.” Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 140 (1), 74-90.

[14] Basack, S. and Sen, S. (2014). “Numerical modelling on single pile subjected to simultaneous torsional and axial loads.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 14(4), 06014006-1-14.

[15] Basack, S., Bhattacharya, A. K. and Maity, P. (2014). “A coastal groundwater management model with Indian case study.” Water Management, ICE, 167 (WM3), 126-140.

[16] Fatahi, B., Basack, S., Ryan, P., Zhou, W. H., Khabbaz, H. (2014). “Performance of laterally loaded piles considering soil and interface parameters.” Geomechanics and Engineering, Techno Press, 7(5), 495-524.

[17] Basack, S. (2014). “Analysis and design of offshore pile foundation.” Advanced Materials Research,Trans Tech Publications (Switzerland),891-892 (2014), 17-23.

[18] Basack, S. and Banerjee, A. K. (2014). “Offshore pile foundation subjected to lateral cyclic load in layered soil”, Advanced Materials Research,Trans Tech Publications (Switzerland),891-892, 24-29.

[19] Indraratna, B., Basack, S. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2013). “Numerical modelling on stone column-reinforced soft ground considering arching, clogging and smear effects.” Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 139 (3), 377-394.

[20] Basack, S. and Dey, S. (2012). “Influenceofrelativestiffnessandloadeccentricityonsinglepile responsetolateralcyclicloadinginsand.”Geotechnical andGeological Engineering,An InternationalJournal,Springer,30(2),737-751.

[21] Basack, S. (2010). "Response of vertical pile group subjected to lateral cyclic load in soft clay." Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures, 7(2), 91-103.

[22] Basack, S. (2010). "A boundary element analysis to study the influence of krc and e/d on the performance of cyclically loaded single pile in clay." Latin American Journal of Solids and Structure, 7(3), 265-284.

[23] Basack, S. (2009). “A technical note on development and performance study of a new set up for imparting lateral cyclic load on piles.” Marine Georesources and Geotechnology, Taylor and Francis, 27(4), 324-342.

[24] Basack, S. (2008). “A Boundary element analysis of soil pile interaction under lateral cyclic loading in soft cohesive soil.” Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (Building and Housing), 9(4), 377-388.

[25] Basack, S. and Purkayastha, R. D. (2007). “Behaviour of single pile under lateral cyclic load in marine clay.” Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (Building and Housing), 8(4), 446-460.

[26] Bhattacharya A.K., Basack S., Maity P. and Paira L.K. (2004). “Geological controls on saline water intrusion into the aquifers of the east coast of India.” Journal of Environmental Hydrology, 12(21),1-8.

[27] Bhattacharya A.K., Basack S. and Maity P. (2004). “Groundwater extraction in the United Arab Emirates under the constraint of saline water intrusion.” Journal of Environmental Hydrology, 12(6), 1-4.

(B) ARTICLES IN OTHER INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS:

[1] Basack, S., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2018). “Effectiveness of stone column reinforcement for stabilizing soft groundwith reference to transport infrastructure.” Geotechnical Engineering Journal of SEAGS & AGSSEA, 49(1): 1-14.

[2] Fatahi, B., Basack, S., Khabbaz, H. and Premenenda, S. (2012). “Analysis of young’s modulus, dilatancy angle and ground settlement of stone column reinforced soft ground.” Australian JournalofCivil Engineering, Taylor and Francis,10 (1), 67-79.

[3] Fatahi, B., Khabbaz, H. and Basack, S. (2011), “Effects of salinity and sand content on liquid limit and hydraulic conductivity.” Australian Geomechanics, 46(1), 67-76.

[4] Kar, D., Basack, S. and Bhattacharya, A. K. (2010). "Arresting project slippage --- a case study on an indian infrastructure development project." Global Journal of Researches in Engineering, 10 (1-1), 44 - 51.

[5] Basack, S., Bhattacharya, A. K. and Paira, L.K. (2010). "A new horizon in the field of maintenance and effective upkeepment of bituminous road surface." Global Journal of Researches in Engineering, 10(1-1), 79 - 83.

[6] Basack, S., Bhattacharya, A. K., Sahana, C. and Maity, P. (2010). "A study on saline water intrusion and fresh water recharge relevant to coastal environment.",WSEAS Transactions on Fluid Mechanics, 5 (3), 80-87.[Included in ISI/SCI Web of Science and Web of Knowledge].

[7] Bhattacharya, A. K. and Basack, S. (2009). “Reduction of local scour around cylindrical bridge pier using upstream protective piles.” Journal of Deep Foundation Institute, USA, 3(1), 23-32.

[8] Basack, S. and Purkayastha, R. D. (2009). “Engineering properties of a marine clay from east coast of India.” Journal of Engineering and Technology Research, 1(6), 109-114.

[9] Basack, S. and Bhattacharya, A. K. (2009). “Influence of lateral cyclic loading on axial response of pile with particular reference to disturbance produced on ground surface.” Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 14(N), 1-11.

[10] Bhattacharya, A. K. and Basack, S. (2009). “A practical design for groundwater extraction in arid regions using Qanats coupled with vertical risers.” Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 14(N), 1-8.

[11] Basack, S. (2007). “Experimental Investigation of pile group under lateral cyclic load in layered soil.” Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering,12(D), 1-10.

[12] Basack, S. (2007). “Experimental investigation on pile group under lateral cyclic load in soft clay.” WSEAS Transactions on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, 3(6), 316-321.

[13] Basack S., Bhattacharya A.K. and Paira L.K. (2004), “Utilization of fly ash in rural road construction in India and its cost effectiveness”, Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 9(D), 1-11.

[14] Bhattacharya A.K., Basack S. and Patra M.N. (2004). “Land subsidence in Calcutta under the effect of hydrogeological conditions and over-extraction of groundwater.” Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 9(E), 1-12.

(C) ARTICLES IN INDIAN JOURNALS:

[1] Bhattacharya, A. K. Basack, S. and Maity, P. (2011). “Groundwater quality modelling and management of saline water intrusion with special emphasis on PurbaMedinipur district, West Bengal, India.” Journal of River Behaviour and Training, River Research Institute, West Bengal, India, 31 (2010-2011), 39-53.

[2] Basack, S., Kar, D. and Bhattacharya, A. K. (2009). “Planning and implementation of water and infrastructure projects aiming towards control of slippage.” Journal of River Behaviour and Training, River Research Institute, West Bengal, India, 29 (2008-2009), 9-26.

[3] Bhattacharya, A. K., Basack, S. and Kar, D. (2009). “Prevention, control and management of sea water intrusion.” Journal of River Behaviour and Training, River Research Institute, West Bengal, India, 29 (2008-2009), 35-44.

[4]  Basack, S., Bhattacharya, A. K., Paira, L. K. and Kar, D. (2009). “Variation in ground water level in the district of PaschimMedinipur, West Bengal, India during 1996 to 2003.” Journal of River Behaviour and Training, River Research Institute, West Bengal, India, 29 (2008-2009), 53-56.

[5]  Basack, S., Bhattacharya, A. K. and Sahana, C. (2009). “Experimental investigation on saline water intrusion into natural porous media and subsequent fresh water recharge.” International Journal of Geotechnics and Environment, 1 (2), 129-146.

[6]  Kar, D., Basack, S. and Bhattacharya, A.K. (2008). “Arresting project slippage of water resources and infrastructure sectors.” Journal of River Behaviour and Training, River Research Institute, West Bengal, India, 28 (2007-2008), 1-12.

[7]  Basack, S. and Bhattacharya, A. K. (2008). “Darcy and Forchheimer flow through wells and land subsidence.” Journal of River Behaviour and Training, River Research Institute, West Bengal, India, 28 (2007-2008), 31-36.

[8]  Bhattacharya, A. K., Basack, S., LadislavKasparek and Oldrich Novicky (2008). “Dry weather ground water flow into rivers.” Journal of River Behaviour and Training, River Research Institute, West Bengal, India,28 (2007-2008), 45-60.

[9]  Kar D., Basack S. and Bhattacharya A. K. (2007). “Management of water resources in urban india.” The Vision, Journal of Management and Allied Sciences, BESU, Howrah, India,3(1), 47-49.

[10] Kar D., Basack S. and Bhattacharya A. K. (2006). “An overview of Indian procurement system with special reference to water resources and infrastructure projects.” The Vision, Journal of Management and Allied Sciences, BESU, Howrah, India, 2(1), 38-39.

[11] Bhattacharya A. K., Basack S. and Mohapatra P.K. (2006). “Fluid rheological properties and flow of sodium chloride solution through a natural porous medium.” Journal of Technology,BESU, India, 39(2), 1-8.

[12] Kar D., Basack S. and Bhattacharya A. K. (2006). “Arresting project slippage in developing countries – a state-of-the-art review.” Kindler, Journal of the Army Institute of Management, Kolkata, India,  5(1), 51-58.

[13] Kar D., Basack S. and Bhattacharya A. K. (2005). “A streamlined approach to effective management of engineering projects.” The Vision, Journal of Management and Allied Sciences, BESU, Howrah, India, 1(4),136-145.

[14] Bhattacharya A.K., Basack S. and Bhattacharya G. (2003). “Reduction of local scour around non-cylindrical bridge pier at high angles of attack using collar.”Journal of Indian Society of Hydraulics, Taylor and Francis, 9(2), 1-10.

[15] Bhattacharya A.K., Basack S. and Patra M.N. (2003) “A study of land subsidence in a certain locality of south Kolkata.” Civil Engineering Today, Journal of ASCE (India Section),.27 (2), 7-10. 

[16] Basack S., Bhattacharya A.K. and Paira L.K. (2004), “Regression analysis of some soil parameters with particular reference to a rural road construction project” Civil Engineering Today, Journal of ASCE (India Section), 1(4), 8-13.

[17] Basack S., Bhattacharya A.K. and Maity P. (2003), “Some suggestions regarding design of pile foundations in offshore structures.” Civil Engineering Today, Journal of ASCE (IS), .26 (6), 5-6.

(D) ARTICLES IN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE / SEMINAR / SYMPOSIUM:

[1] Basack, S., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2017). “Characteristics of stone column reinforced soft ground with particular reference to lateral deformation: an explicit numerical model.” 15th Intl. Conf. IACMAG, Wuhan, China, Paper No. 654.

[2] Basack, S. and Nimbalkar, B. (2017). “Numerical modelling of torsional cyclic response of pile foundation.” 15th Intl. Conf. IACMAG, Wuhan, China, Paper No. 531.

[3] Basack, S., Siahaan, F., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2015). “Influence of clogging on the performance of stone column improved soft ground.” 15th Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1, 1615-1622.

[4] Basack, S., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2015). “Numerical modelling capturing the behaviour of reinforced soft ground for public transport infrastructure.” 12th Australia New Zealand Conference on Geomechanics, Wellington, New Zealand, no. P100, 1-8.

[5] Basack, S., Siahaan, F., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2015). “Analysis of the performance of soft ground stabilized by stone columns.” International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1, 391-394.

[6] Indraratna, B., Siahaan, F., Rujikiatkamjorn, C. and Basack, S. (2014). “Vertical stresses in stone column and soft clay during one-dimensional consolidation test.” South East Asia Conference on Soft Soils Engineering and Ground Improvement, Bandung, Indonesia, 1, C3-1 – C3-6.

[7] Basack, S., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2011). “Design recommendation for stone column reinforced soft clay deposit.” Proceedings, 14th Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Toronto, Canada, 2, 1850-1855.

[8] Basack, S. (2011). “Degradation of axial response of piles under lateral cyclic load in sand.” International Conference on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, Perth, Australia, 1, 1021-1026.

[9] Basack, S. (2007). “Effect of lateral cyclic loading on axial response of pile foundation in layered soil.” International Conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and Experimental Mechanics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, 1, 378-380.

[10] Basack, S. (2007). “Effect of lateral cyclic loading on axial response of pile foundation in soft clay.” Proceedings, International Structural Engineering and Construction Conference (ISEC-4), Melbourne, Australia, 1, 1020-1025.

[11] Basack, S. (2007). “Development and performance study of an apparatus for imparting lateral cyclic load in model pile foundation.” CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, Yellowknife, NT, Canada. 

[12] Basack S. and Biswas, K. (2006). “Effect of lateral cyclic load on axial capacity of pile group in sand.” International Seminar on Civil and Infrastructural Engineering, Universiti Technology Mara, Malaysia, 1, 39.

[13] Basack S. (2006). “Effect of lateral cyclic load on axial capacity of pile group in loose sand.” International Symposium on New Generation Design Codes for Geotechnical Engineering Practice, Taiwan, 1, 1-8.

[14] Basack S. (2005). “Analysis of Pile under lateral cyclic load in cohesionless soil.” 30th Annual Conference of Deep Foundation Institute, Chicago, USA, 1, 293-300.

[15] Bhattacharya A.K., Sarkar S.K., Kar D. and Basack S. (2005). “Scour around bridge piers and river training works.” International Conference on Crisis Management in Water and Environment, Calcutta, India,          1, 53-54.

[16] Bolaji G.A., Bhattacharya A.K., Dey S., and Basack S. (2005). “Hydrodynamic interactions between rivers and aquifers: implications on environmental flow inOgun river basin, Nigeria.” International Conference on Crisis Management in Water and Environment, Calcutta, India, 1, 123-127.

[17] Basack S. (2005). “Development of an apparatus for imparting lateral cyclic load on model pile foundation.” International Conference of Mechanical Engineers (ICME – 2005), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1, AM10: 1-6.

[18] Basack S. (2004). “Some new concepts and ideas for in-house power generation.”2nd BSME-ASME International Conference Thermal Engineering, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1, 1103-1108.

[19] Bhattacharya A.K., Basack S. and Mohapatra P.K. (2004). “An experimental study on flow of saline water through sand.” 2nd BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering, Dhaka, Bangladesh,1, 340-345.

[20] Basack S., Bhattacharya A.K. and Maity P. (2004). “A possible method of groundwater extraction in United Arab Emirates and Quatar.”International Conference in Water Resources Engineering, New Delhi,India, 1, 170-177.

[21] Bhattacharya A.K., Dewan D., Kar S.K. and Basack S. (2002). “Radial and tangential velocity distribution in meandering channels with floodplains.” International Conference on Water Related Disasters, Kolkata, India, 1, 56-59.

[22] Purkayastha R.D. and Basack S. (1999). “Response of model piles under lateral cyclic load.” Geoshore: International Conference on Offshore and Nearshore Geotechnical Engineering, Mumbai, India, 227-232.

(E) ARTICLES IN INDIAN CONFERENCE / SYMPOSIUM / SEMINAR:

[1] Fatahi, B., Basack, S., Ryan, P., and Khabbaz, H. (2013). “Behaviour of laterally loaded pile in layered soil.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2013, IIT Roorkee, 1(2), 1-10.

[2] Basack S., Bhattacharya A.K. and Maity P. (2013). “Analysis and control of saline water intrusion into a coastal aquifer of West Bengal, India.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2013, IIT Roorkee, 1(9), 1-6.

[3] Basack, S. and Kar, D. (2013). “Key geotechnical aspects in water resources development projects in India in recent decades.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2013, IIT Roorkee, 1(13), 1-10.

[4] Basack,S.and Sen,S.(2012).“Aboundary element solution for single pile subjected to combined axial and torsional loadings.”Indian Geotechnical Conference-2012,IITDelhi, 1, 648-650.

[5] Basack,S.,Bhattacharya,A.K. and Maity,P.(2012). “Hydrogeological investigation on saline water intrusion in toacoastala quifer of West Bengal, India.”Indian Geotechnical Conference-2012, IITDelhi,1,254-257.

[6] Basack, S. (2012). “Degradation of strength and stiffness of railroad ballast subjected to cyclic stress - A brief overview.” INDOROCK-2013, JUIT Campus, Waknaghat, Himachal Pradesh.

[7]Basack,S.,Sen,S.andDey,S.(2011).“Amathematical solution of pile subjected to torsion.”Indian Geotechnical Conference-2011,CUSAT, Kochi, 1,807-810.

[8] Basack,S.andDey,S.(2011).“Pile subjected to lateral cyclic loadinsand.” Indian GeotechnicalConference-2011,CUSAT, Kochi, 1,951-954.

[9] Bhattacharya,A.K.andBasack,S.(2011).“A Review of use of pre-loading technique and vertical drains for soil consolidation.”Indian Geotechnical Conference,CUSAT, Kochi, 1,361-364.

[10] Basack, S., Bhattacharya, A. K. and Paira, L.K. (2006). “A case study on treatment of expansive soil with sand under a rural road construction project.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2006, IIT Madras, Chennai,1, 321-323.

[11] Basack, S., Bhattacharya, A. K. and Maity, P. (2006). “Alteration of hydraulic conductivity of sand due to submergence under saline water.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2006, IIT Madras, Chennai, 1, 843-844.

[12] Basack S. (2005), “Deterioration in soil pile interactive performance under lateral cyclic loading.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2005, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, 1, 39-42.

[13] Bhattacharya A.K., Basack S., Maity P. and Sarkar S. (2005). “A Case Study of Geohydraulic Characteristics in coastal aquifers of PurbaMidnapur, West Bengal, India.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2005, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, 1, 315-318.

[14] Basack S. (2004). “Laterally loaded single pile in cohesionless soil – A theoretical approach.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2004, NIT Warangal, 1, 376-379.

[15] Purkayastha R.D. and Basack S. (2003). “Soil pile interaction under lateral cyclic loading.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2003, IIT Roorkee, 1, 145-148.

[16] Basack S. and Roy T. K. (2002). “Laterally loaded single pile in clay.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2002, NIT Allahabad, 1, 75-78. 

[17] Purkayastha R.D., Basack S. and Goswami P. (2000). “Single pile response to lateral repetitive loading.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-2000, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, 1, 197-198.

[18] Purkayastha R.D., Basack S. and Bhattacharya, S. (1999). “Response of instrumented model piles in marine clay under lateral cyclic load.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-1999, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, 1, 227-232.

[19] Purkayastha R.D. and Basack S. (1999). “Analysis of pile under lateral cyclic load by FD technique.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-1999, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, 1, 360-363.

[20] Purkayastha R.D., Basack S. and Rao L.V.L. (1998). “Cyclic stress controlled tests on piles in marine clay.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-1998, IIT Delhi, 1, 163-167.

[21] Purkayastha R.D., Basack S. and Patra N.R. (1997). “An apparatus for two-way lateral cyclic loading on piles.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-1997, M.S. University, Baroda, 1, 219-222.

[22] Purkayastha R.D., Dey S. and Basack, S. (1996). “Analysis of piles under static and cyclic loading.” Indian Geotechnical Conference-1996, Anna University, Chennai, 1, 569-573.

(F) BOOK / BOOK CHAPTER / TECHNICAL REPORT:

[1] Basack, S., Siahaan, F., Indraratna, B. and Rujikiatkamjorn, C. (2015), “Theoretical and numerical perspectives on performance of stone-column improved soft ground with reference to transport infrastructure.” In: Ground Improvement Case Histories, Edited by B. Indraratna, C. Jian and C. Rujikiatkamjorn, Elsevier B.V., 751-795.

[2] Basack, S. (2010). “A study on effectiveness of vertical drains for improving long term performance of soft clay deposits with particular reference to stone columns.Final Technical Report, Endeavour Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Award No.1524_2010, Centre for Geotechnical and Railway Engineering, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia.

[3] Basack, S. (2008). “Degradation of soil pile interactive performance under lateral cyclic loading.” Final Technical Report submitted to University Grants Commission, Report No. UGC/AM/SB/107/FINAL, Departmentof Applied Mechanics, Bengal Engineering and Science University, Howrah, India.

[4] Basack, S. (2007). “Effect of lateral cyclic loading on axial response of pile foundation.” Final Technical Report of Career Award Project submitted to All India Council for Technical Education, Report No. AICTE/AM/SB/164/FINAL, Department of Applied Mechanics, Bengal Engineering and Science University, Howrah, India.

[5] Basack, S. (1999). “Piles under cyclic load.”, Final Technical Report, CSIR Direct Senior Research Fellowship, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India.

REVIEW OF TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS:
  • International Journal of Geomechanics (Publisher: ASCE)
  • Canadian Geotechnical Journal (Publisher: NCE Press)
  • Computers and Geotechnics (Publisher: Elsevier)
  • Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal (Publisher: Springer)
  • Experimental Techniques (Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell)
  • Marine Georesources and Geotechnology(Publisher: Taylor&Francis)
  • Alexandria Journalof Engineering (Publisher: Elsevier)
  • Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science(Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell)
  • Journal of Construction Management and Economics (Publisher: TaylorandFrancis)
  • International Conference on Ground Improvement, Australia(2012)
  • Indian Geotechnical Conference (2011-13)