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Dr. Shwetambara Verma

Designation: Professor, Associate Dean(Under Graduate) & HOD(CE)

Email: shwetambara@kazirangauniversity.in

Academic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
  • M.E Structural Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
  • B.E Civil Engineering from Kavikulguru Institute of Technology and Science, Ramtek
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Experience:

  • 7 years Teaching Experience
  • 2.5 years Industrial Experience

Worked in:

  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Private Limited- ECBC Cell, Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency, Govt. of Jharkhand (August 2018–April 2020)
  • Assistant Professor- Amity University, Noida (July 2017–February 2018)
  • Infrastructure expert- SKIPA, Government of Jharkhand (April 2015–October 2015)
  • Faculty- Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India (July 2012– April 2015)
  • Faculty- Birla Institute of Technology, Patna, India (April 2008– July 2010)
  • Faculty- Cambridge Institute of Technology, Ranchi University, Ranchi India (November 2005– September 2006)

Career Highlights & Awards:

Achievements

  • Reviewer of the International Journal X-Ray Spectrometry, Wiley
  • Member of the editorial board (2013-2014) of ABACUS, A bi-annually internationally refereed journal on architecture, conservation, and studies. ISSN: 0973-8339.

Membership

  • Life member of the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). Membership No. LM 90312.

Invited Lectures

For public agencies:

  • “Analysis of good practices in sewerage and septage”, in AMRUT trainings for Regional Centre for Urban and Environmental Studies, Lucknow (Estd. By Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India), July 1st, 2016.
  • “Analysis of good practices in water supply”, in AMRUT trainings for Regional Centre for Urban and Environmental Studies, Lucknow (Estd. By Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India), June 30th, 2016.
  • “Key learning from PPP case studies from India”, in AMRUT trainings for Regional Centre for Urban and Environmental Studies, Lucknow (Estd. By Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India), June 29th, 2016.
  • “Good practices in sewerage and septage”, in AMRUT trainings for Regional Centre for Urban and Environmental Studies, Lucknow (Estd. By Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India), June 25th, 2016.
  • “Good practices in water supply”, in AMRUT trainings for Regional Centre for Urban and Environmental Studies, Lucknow (Estd. By Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India), June 24th, 2016.
  • “Overview of centrally sponsored schemes with espect to urban development”, in training program for NULM- City Mission Manager, SKIPA, Ranchi, September 17th, 2015.

Publications:

International Journals:

  • Verma S., Sengupta S., Varadharajan S and Kumar A., (2018); “A preliminary assessment of microstructural and compositional characteristics of two variants of pre and post carbonated concrete mixes”; X‐Ray Spectrometry, Volume 47, Issue 4, ISSN: 1097-4539, pp. 277–286, DOI: 10.1002/xrs.2839 (Indexed in SCI).
  • Verma S., and Kujur J., (2018)., “Water permeability and carbonation modelling of different variants of concrete using ANN”, Malaysian Construction Research Journal, ISSN: 19853807 Volume 26, Issue 3, pp. 111-124. (Indexed in SCOPUS).

Book Chapter Publication:

  • Varadharajan, Kirthanashri S. Vasanthan, Shwetambra Verma, and Priyanka Singh., (2020); “Applications of Back Propagation and Conjugate Gradient Neural Networks in Structural Engineering”, Cognitive Computing Systems-Applications and Technological Advancements, Apple Academic Press, ISBN:9781771889315.
  • Varadharajan, Kirthanashri S. Vasanthan, Shwetambra Verma, and Priyanka Singh., (2020); “Application of Neural Networks in Construction Management”, Cognitive Computing Systems-Applications and Technological Advancements, Apple Academic Press, ISBN:9781771889315.

International Conferences/Seminars:

  • Verma S., Sengupta S., Varadharajan S and Tomar R.K., (2018); “Corrosion current density modelling using artificial neural network”, 8th International (IEEE) conference, Confluence 2018, 11-12th January10.1109/CONFLUENCE.2018.8442588 (indexed in SCOPUS).
  • Varadharajan S., Verma S., Srivastava A., and Kumar V., (2018); “Estimation of fundamental time period of soft storey buildings using artificial intelligence”, 8th International (IEEE) conference, Confluence 2108, 11-12th January 10.1109/CONFLUENCE.2018.8442951, (indexed in SCOPUS).
  • Varadharajan S., Verma S., Khan S. A., Amin A., Wani U., Rasool F., Rathore D., (2018): “Utilization of artificial intelligence for estimation of fundamental time period of plan asymmetric buildings”, International Conference on Computing, Sep. 2018.10.1109/GUCON.2018.8674977 (indexed in SCOPUS).
  • Verma S., Kumar A., and Rai B., (2012); “Green concrete – an emerging trend in India”, International Conference on Advances in Civil and Architectural Engineering 21-23rd June 2012, School of Architecture and Department of Civil Engineering, M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology Bangalore, ISBN 978-93-82338-01-7.

National Conferences/Seminars

  • Verma S., and Kujur J., (2017); “Statistical analysis of carbonation behaviour of concrete with manufactured sand”, National Conference on Construction Management, Mechanization and Environmental Sustainability (CMMES 2017), 21–22nd, 2017, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India.
  • Verma S., and Kumar A., (2017); “Prediction of compressive strength using artificial neural network”, National Conference on Construction Management, Mechanization and Environmental Sustainability (CMMES 2017), 21–22nd, 2017, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India.
  • , Mishra S., Chaudhary S., Verma S., and Jha N., (2015); “Urban environment: Challenges and conflicts”, Annual Conference of Konkan Geographers Association of India and National Seminar on Environmental Degradation: Challenges and Remedies, 5–6th November 2015, ICSSR Sponsored, Department of Geography, Nirmala College, Ranchi.
  • Verma S., and Mishra S., (2015); “Smart city infrastructure development”, All India seminar on quality management in rural roads & bridges and role of civil engineering in smart cities, 12 -13th September 2015, The Institution of Engineers (India), Jharkhand State Centre, Ranchi, under the aegis of Civil Engineering Division Board, IEI, Ranchi
  • Verma S., and Kumar A., (2011); “Partnerships between industry and academia”, National Seminar on Academic Institutes–Industries Interaction 24-25th September 2011, Organized by Cambridge Institute of Technology and The Institution of Engineers (India) Ranchi.
  • Verma S., and Soren N., (2006); Rain water harvesting in National Conference on Recent Advances in Environmental Biotechnology for Forest and Bio-Diversity Management, 7-8th March, 2006, Organized by Inter Disciplinary Forum, Ranchi Women’s College in collaboration with Council for Vocational Studies, Ranchi University, Sponsored by NAEB, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Government of India, Ranchi.

Seminar and Workshop Attended

  • Attended short term training programme on “Building maintenance and preservation” sponsored by Department of Tourism, Art Culture, Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of Jharkhand, Department of Architecture, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, 29-4th March 2016.
  • Attended one-day International workshop on “Emerging trends in earthquake engineering and structural dynamics” sponsored by TEQIP – II, IIT, Delhi, 20-21st December 2014.
  • Attended seminar on one-day National workshop on “Intellectual property rights” (IPR 2011), Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, 2nd December 2011.
  • Attended seminar on two-day National workshop on “Water quality monitoring and control”, Department of Applied Chemistry, BIT, Mesra, Ranchi, 24-25th May 2011.
  • Attended seminar on one-day workshop on “Maintenance and rehabilitation of Civil engineering structures”, organized by Civil Engineering Association, Department of Civil Engineering, KITS, Ramtek and Indian Concrete Institute, ISTE Chapter, KITS, Nagpur, 25th September 2004.
  • Attended seminar on one-day National workshop on “Environmental and pollution awareness”, sponsored by AICTE, Nagpur, 10th July 2004.

Trainings Undertaken

  • Training on “Disaster and psychocare” from 26-30th October 2015 sponsored by Department of Personnel and Training, Government of India, New Delhi.
  • Training on “Capacity building” from 21-23rd October 2015 at Shree Krishna Institute of Public Administration (SKIPA), Government of Jharkhand, Ranchi.
  • Industrial Training on “Design of steel workshop” from 1-30th June 2004 at C.M.P.D.I.L, Ranchi.