Faculty At Civil Department



Dr. Sunita Kumari
Dr. Sunita Kumari
Associate Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Soil Mechanics,Liquefaction,Soil Dynamics, Numerical Modeling
Email :- sunitafce@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Soil and Rock Mechanics
  2. Construction Planning and Management
  3. Soil Dynamics
  4. Building Science
  5. Mechanics of Solid
  6. Earth Pressure and Retaining Structure
  7. Slope Stability and Earthen Dams
  8. Soil Dynamics and Eathquake Engg.
  9. Advance Soil Mechanics
  10. Geotechnical Engg. II
  11. Advance Foundation Engg.
Educational Qualification
  1. PhD - IIT Roorkee - 2014
  2. M.Tech - IIT BHU - 2003
  3. B.E - MIT Muzaffarpur, BRA Bihar University - 2001
    Memberships & Society
    1. 1. Indian Geotechnical Society - L M 2938
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. PI (Surveying Laboratory)
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. Vice President Techno-Fest
        2. Assistant Warden, Girls Hostel
        3. Worked as Director Nominee, Institute Disciplinary Committee
        4. Warden Girls Hostel
        5. PhD Coordinator, Dept. of Civil Engg.
          Work Experiences
          1. Assistant Professor(PB-3, AGP 6000/-) in Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna from 9thJanuary 2006 to 29thAugust 2013
          2. Assistant Professor(PB-3, AGP 8000/-) in Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna from 30thAugust 2013 to 22nd July 2018
          3. Associate Professor(PB-3, AGP 9500/-) in Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna from 23rd July 2018 continuing.
            Journals
            1. Amrendra Kumar and Sunita Kumari , Effect of Contact Pressure On Liquefaction Resistance of Soil. International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET). 9(8) - 2018,1543-1554, .
            2. R Kumar, P Samui, S Kumari and Sanjiban Sekhar Roy, Determination of reliability index of cantilever retaining wall by RVM, MPMR and MARS. Int. J. Advanced Intelligence paradigms. - 2018,10.1504/IJAIP.2018.10011384..
            3. P Samui, R Kumar, U Yadav, S Kumari and Dieu Tien Bui, Reliability Analysis of Slope Safety Factor by Using GPR and GP. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering. - 2018,10.1007/s10706-018-0697-2.
            4. S K Umar, P Samui and S Kumari, Deterministic and Probabilistic analysis of liquefaction for different regions of Bihar. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Springer. - 2018,10.1007/s10706-018-0498-7.
            5. S K Umar, P Samui and S Kumari, Reliability Analysis of Liquefaction for Some Regions of Bihar. International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering. - 2018,10.4018/IJGEE.2018070102.
            6. A Kumar and S Kumari, Numerical modeling of shallow foundation on liquefiable soil under sinusoidal loading. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering,Springer. - 2018,Org/10.1007/s10706-018-0614-8.
            7. Sunita Kumari, V A Sawant and S Mehndiratta , Effectiveness of Stone Column in Liquefaction Mitigation. Geotechnical Special Publication, ASCE. , June - 2018,207-216, .
            8. R Kumar, P Samui and S Kumari, Reliability Analysis of Infinite Slope Using Metamodels. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Springer. - 2017,1221-1230, .
            9. Sunita Kumari, V. A. Sawant, Pragyan P. Sahoo, Assessment of Effect of Cyclic Frequency and Soil Modulus on Liquefaction Using Coupled FEA. Indian GeotechJ . 46 (2) - 2016,124-140, .
            10. S Bhatnagar, Sunita Kumari, V A Sawant, Numerical analysis of earth embankment resting on liquefiable soil and remedial measures. International Journal of Geomechanics,ASCE. 16 (1) - 2015,1 to 13, 04015029-.
            11. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , Simulation of Liquefaction Phenomenon in Semi-infinite Domain under Harmonic Loading. International Journal of geotechnical Engineering, Maney Publication . 9(3) - 2015,251-264, .
            12. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , Use of Infinite elements in simulating liquefaction phenomenon using coupled approach. Coupled System Mechanics. 2(4) - 2013,375-387, .
            13. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant ., Response of Liquefaction Phenomenon on Variation of Permeability. Variorum Multi-Disciplinary e-Research Journal. 04( I) - 2013, 1-5, ISSN 976-9714.
            14. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant (2013) , Modelling of Liquefaction Phenomena in Semi-Infinite Soil Domain. International Journal of Civil Engineering and Applications. 3 - 2013,143-147, 2249-426X..
            15. Sunita Kumari, Pragyan P Sahoo and V A Sawant , Dynamic Response of Railway track using two parameter model. International Journal of Scientific Computing. 6(2) - 2012,483-486, 0973-578X..
            16. Sunita Kumari, Pragyan P Sahoo and V A Sawant , Dynamic Response of Railway track. International Journal of Science and Engineering Applications. 1( 2) - 2012,143-147, 2319-7560.
            17. Sunita Kumari, Pragyan P Sahoo and V A Sawant , Dynamic Analysis of Railway track. International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering. 2( 11) - 2012,645-650, 2250–2459.
            18. Maurya N S, Kumar R and Kumari S, Partial replacement of Portland cement by Rice Husk Ash: Effect on setting time. Spectrum - Journal of Science and Society for Sustainable Development III. (1-4) - 2011,17-21, 0974-2417.
              International Conferences
              1. A Kumar, S Kumari and S K Suman , Numerical Evaluation of Cyclic Response of shallow foundation resting on liquefiable soil, GeoShanghai 2018.  185-195, Shanghai, China,May - 2018, .
              2. Sanjeev Kumar Suman and Sunita Kumari , €�Analysis of Rigid Pavement Built with Multi-layer Concrete Slabs Resting on Pasternak Foundation”, International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure and Materials (ICTIM 2017),.   Qingdao, China,June 9 to 12 - (2017), .
              3. Amrendra Kumar,Sunita Kumari and Sanjeev Kumar Suman , €�Numerical Modeling of Shallow Foundation on Liquefiable Soil”,, International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure and Materials (ICTIM 2017).  Qingdao, China ,June 9 to 12 - (2017), .
              National Conferences
              1. Sujeet Kumar Umar, Sunita Kumari and PijushSamui , Evaluation of liquefaction potential for different regions of Bihar, Sixth Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference 6IYGEC .  NIT Trichy, India - 2017, .
              2. Dipin P V, Sunita Kumari and Amrendra Kumar , Analysis of dam-foundation system under seismic condition, Sixth Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference 6IYGEC .  NIT Trichy, India - 2017, .
              3. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , €“Modeling of Liquefaction Phenomena in Semi-Infinite Soil Domain” , Krishi-Sanskriti (JNU-New Delhi).  143-147, - 2013, Volume 3,Special Issue, Nov 6, 2013 edition ISSN No 2249-426X.
              4. UttamYadav,Rahul Kumar,PijushSamui and Sunita Kumari , €Reliability analysis of slope by using ANFIS, Sixth Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference 6IYGEC 2017.   NIT Trichy, India.,10-11 March - (2017), Organised by IGS Chennai chapter.
              5. Amrendra Kumar, Sunita Kumari and R. K. Sharma ,, “Influence of use of additives on engineering properties of clayey soil”, Proceedings of National Conference Civil Engineering Conference –Innovation for Sustainability (CEC – 2016).   India,9-10Sep - (2016), .
              6. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , “Behaviour of shallow foundation on liquefiable soil and its remedy measure”, Sixth International Conference on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics, .  Greater Noida, India,August 1 – 6 - (2016), IIT Roorkee Extension Centre 20 Knowledge Park II, Paper No:58.
              7. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , €“Modelling of Liquefaction using coupled Finite Element Method” , AGE-2013.  53-57, NIT Surat - (2013), ISBN No:978-93-82062-40-0.
              8. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , €“Finite Element Formulation of One Dimensional Liquefaction” , CoEDMM-2013.  IIT Roorkee - (2013) , .
              9. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , , €“Numerical Modeling of Liquefaction considering two-dimensional plane strain conditions”, 4IYGEC-2013 .  217-220, IIT Chennai - (2013), Published by Indian Geotechnical Society, Chennai Chapter..
              10. Pragyan P Sahoo, Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , “Modelling of Liquefaction Phenomenon using FEM ”, 4IYGEC-2013.  233-236, IIT Chennai - (2013), Published by Indian Geotechnical Society, Chennai Chapter.
              11. Sunita Kumari and N S Maurya, €Evaluation of Liquefaction Potential” , Innovative challenges in Civil Engineering, GZS (PTU) .  106-116, Bathinda - (2012) , ISBN No: 978-93-81583-28-9..
              12. Sunita Kumari, Pragyan P Sahoo and V A Sawant , € “Dynamic Response of Railway track using two parameter model” , VVP ITES Conference 2012, .  Volume-6, Issue 2, 483-486, Rajkot - (2012), ISSN: 0973-578X..
              13. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , €“A state-of-the Art Review on Evaluation of Liquefaction Potential”, NUiCONE-2012.  NIRMA University - (2012) , .
              14. Sunita Kumari and N S Maurya - , Liquefaction Potential And Anti Liquefaction Measures, GREEN SUMMIT 2012.   Agra - (2012), 3rd IN SERIES during 24-03-2012 to 25-03-2012.
              15. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant , “Finite Element Formulation of One Dimensional Consolidation”, SEC-2012.  591-594, NIT Surat - (2012), ISBN No: 978-93-82062-40-0..
              16. Sunita Kumari, A K Nema and K B Ladhane , “The Influence of Geo-Environmental Properties on Municipal Solid Waste” , RACE-2011.  311-316, IIT BHU - (2011), ISBN No 978-81-921121-0-7.
              17. Amrendra Kumar and Sunita Kumari , “Behaviour of shallow foundation on liquefiable soil”, Indian Geotechnical Conference IGC2016.  Pp. 1-4., IIT Madras, Chennai, India,,15-17 Dec - (2016), .
              18. Sunita Kumari and V A Sawant (2016) , €“Modeling of Liquefaction Phenomenon using Infinite Elements” , Proceedings of National Conference"GEPSID" .  Held on October 11-12,2014, Ludhiana Civil - 10thSeptember, 2016, India, 117-126..
              Professional Services
              1. Reviewer of many reputed International journal
              2. Working as Honorary Secretary of IGS (Bihar & Jharkhand Chapter)
              Phd Students
              1. Sujeet Kumar umar - Deterministic and Probabilistic analysis of liquefaction ( 2015 - Continue).
              2. Amrendra Kumar - Modeling of shallow foundation resting on liquefiable soil ( 2015 - Continue).
              3. Rahul kumar - Realiability analysis of geotechnical structure ( 2016 - Continue).