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email: ananth[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in.

 

 

 

 

 Dr. Ananth Ramaswamy is a professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. He has done his B. Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM) in the Department of Civil Engineering in 1985. He has completed his MS from University of California at Davis in 1986 and obtained his doctorate from Louisiana State University in 1992.

Research interest of Prof. Ananth Ramaswamy involves various interdisciplinary subjects and broadly encircles, 'Analysis and design of reinforced concrete structures', 'pre-stressed and fiber reinforced concrete'; 'Bridge Engineering'; 'Structural and Shape Optimization'; 'FRP Composites’; ‘Smart Materials and Vibration Control'.

APPOINTMENTS

·         Professor and Chairman (1st March 2019 - to date), Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, India

·         Professor (July 2009 - to date), Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, India.

·         Guest Professor (18th October 2004- 13th January 2005) Institute of Structural Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering (BAUG), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland.

·         Associate Professor (May, 2001 - July, 2009), Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, India.

·         Assistant Professor (May, 1995 - May, 2001), Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, India.

·         Visiting Lecturer (January 1994 - May 1995), Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.

 

Other Concurrent Appointments at IISc, Bangalore, India.

 

·         Chairman, Project Management Group (PMG) (21st August 2015 -31st December 2019)

·         Coordinator, IISc-SPICMACAY Cultural programs on the IISc campus (Since October 2017)

HONORS AND RECOGNITIONS

·       C.P.W.D. Medal of Indian Roads Congress for best paper on maintenance [with Jaiprasad, R., Srinivasa Murthy, B.R., and Jaigopal, S. (2007)].

·       Editorial Board Member, Engineering Structures, Elsevier, Since August 2021.

·       Associate Editor Journal of Structural Engineering, American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE), January 2012 till date.

·       Associate Editor Journal of Bridge Engineering, American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE), May 2010-November 2017.

·       Associate Editor Sadhana, An Indian Academy of Science (India) journal, October 2013 till date.

·       SERB-DST PAC Member for ECR & NPDF (Civil Eng. Since 2015) EMR (Civil Eng. since 2012); EMEQ-Task Force (Civil Eng. Since 2017) and POWER (Civil Eng. Since 2021)

·       DST (International Div.) Only expert Nominated for evaluating IC-IMPACTS, Indo-Canada NCE Projects, Nov 23-26th 2016.

·       Best reviewer award, Journal of Bridge Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2009.

·       Best reviewer award, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 2015.