Faculty At Civil Department



Shiva Shankar Choudhary
Shiva Shankar Choudhary
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Pile Foundation, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Machine Foundation, Soil liquefaction
Email :- shiva@nitp.ac.in
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Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Geotechnical Engineering - I
  2. Soil Stabilization
  3. Soil Dynamics
  4. Geo-Environmental Engineering
  5. Soil Mechanics - I
  6. Earth and Rockfill Dams
  7. Reinforced Earth and Geotextiles
  8. Surveying
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D. - Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
  2. M.Tech. - Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
  3. B.Tech. - Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra (Ranchi)
    Memberships & Society
    1. Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) - LM 3510
    2. International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) - IND15LM - 3510
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. UG coordinator (CED)
      2. Professor-In-Charge: Geotechnical Lab
      3. Faculty Advisor - MTech (Geotechnical Engg.)
      4. User committee (Civil Work)
      5. Member, Board of Studies-UG in Civil Engineering
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. M.Tech. Coordinator (GE)
        2. Semester Officer (UG)
        3. Vice President (Techno-Cultural Fest)
        4. Library Advisory Committee (Member)
        5. Faculty Advisor (CEUG)
        6. Professor-In-Charge: Surveying Lab
          Work Experiences
          1. Assistant Professor, NIT Patna (2014 - Continue)
            Books
            1. Chapter: Dynamic Characteristics of 6-Pile Group under Vertical Excitations - Theory versus Experiment, Choudhary, S. S., Biswas, S., Halder, P., Tandon, K. and Manna, B., Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering for Protection and Development of Environment and Constructions, CRC Press - 2019.
            2. Chapter: Vertical Response of 2 × 2 Pile Group Under Rotating Machine Induced Vibrations, Choudhary, S. S., Biswas, S. and Manna, B., Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering - 2018.
            3. Chapter: Dynamic Response Characteristics of Hollow Steel Single Pile under Vertical Excitations, Srivastava, D., Choudhary, S. S., Biswas, S. and Manna, B., Springer Nature Singapore, Geotechnical Applications, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering - 2016.
            4. Chapter: Coupled Vibration Test of Small-Scale 2 × 2 Pile Group - Experimental and Theoretical Study , Choudhary, S. S., Biswas, S. and Manna, B., Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development, ICE Virtual Library - 2015.
              Journals
              1. Choudhary et al., Effect of Pile Arrangements on the Dynamic Coupled Response of Pile Groups. (Springer). - 2019,(Communicated).
              2. Choudhary et al., Nonlinear Characteristics of the Soil-Pile System under Vertical Vibrations. (SCI). - 2019,(Communicated).
              3. Choudhary et al., Experimental and Numerical Study of Pile Foundations Subjected to Rotating Machine Induced Coupled Excitations. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering (Taylor & Francis). , May - 2019,1-12, DOI: 10.1080/19386362.2019.1620536.
              4. Choudhary et al., Dynamic Characteristics of 3-Pile Group under Vertical Vibration. Geotechnical Special Publication, ASCE. - 2014,363-372, DOI: 10.1061/9780784413425.037.
              5. Choudhary et al., Field Test on Group Piles under Machine Induced Coupled Vibration. International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories (ISSMGE). 3(1) - 2013,4-10, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4417/IJGCH-03-01-02.
              6. Choudhary et al., Prediction of Nonlinear Characteristics of Soil-Pile System under Vertical Vibration. Geomechanics and Engineering (SCI),. 5(3) - 2013,223-240, DOI: 10.12989/gae.2013.5.3.223.
                International Conferences
                1. Choudhary et al., Assessment of Soil Liquefaction Safety Factors under Different Earthquake Magnitude, 7ICRAGEE 2020.  IISc Bangalore, India,July - 2020, (Accepted).
                2. Choudhary, S. S., Dynamic Field Response of Small-Scale Hollow Steel Piles under Machine Induced Vibrations, ICIAMR 2019.  1-4, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore,October - 2019, .
                3. Choudhary et al., Prediction of Ground Vibration due to Railway Traffic in MRTS underground Cut and Cover Tunnels, Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2019).  4241-4250, Crete, Greece,June - 2019, .
                4. Choudhary et al., Dynamic Characteristics of 6-Pile Group under Vertical Excitations - Theory versus Experiment, 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (7ICEGE 2019).  1792-1796, Rome, Italy,June - 2019, .
                5. Choudhary et al., Vertical Response of 2 × 2 Pile Group Under Rotating Machine Induced Vibrations, China-Europe Conference on Geotechnical Engineering.  915 - 918, Vienna, Austria,August - 2018, .
                6. Choudhary, S. S., Dynamic Behaviour of Hollow Steel 3-Pile Group under Machine Induced Vibrations, ASCADM 2019.  41-43, NIT Patna,June - 2018, .
                7. Choudhary et al., Coupled Vibration Test of Small-Scale 2 × 2 Pile Group -Experimental and Theoretical Study, XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (XVI ECSMGE).  2915-2920, Edinburgh, Scotland,September - 2015, .
                8. Choudhary et al., Dynamic Coupled Response of 6-Pile Groups with Different Pile Arrangements, The 15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (15ARC).  1389-1392, Fukuoka, Japan,November - 2015, .
                National Conferences
                1. Choudhary et al., Assessment of liquefaction potential index at IIT Patna site, 7IYGEC-2019.  NIT Silchar, Assam,March - 2019, .
                2. Choudhary et al., Dynamic Response Characteristics of Hollow Steel Single Pile under Vertical Excitations, Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-16).  33-40, Chennai, India,December - 2016, .
                3. Choudhary et al., Dynamic Response Characteristics of Soil-Pile System under Vertical Excitations, Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-15).  Pune, India,December - 2015, .
                4. Choudhary et al., Prediction of Nonlinear Characteristics of Hollow Steel Single Pile under Vertical Vibrations, Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-13).  Roorkee, India,December - 2013, .
                5. Choudhary et al., Prediction of Nonlinear Characteristics of Full-Scale Single Pile under Vertical Vibration, Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-12).  New Delhi, India,December - 2012, .
                6. Choudhary et al., Liquefaction Resistance of Solani Sand under Cyclic Loads, Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC-10).  Mumbai, India,December - 2010, .
                Professional Services
                1. Executive member of Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) - Patna Chapter
                2. Appointed as External Examiner to conduct M.Tech Dissertation (MMMUT etc)
                3. Vetting of Soil Liquefaction and Pile design etc
                4. Reviewed many papers of reputed National/International Conferences & Journals (G&GE, IYGEC, EURO MED SEC etc.)
                Phd Students
                1. Mr. Amit Kumar ( July2019 - Ongoing ).
                2. Mr. Rahul Ray ( July2019 - Ongoing ).