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Session on Geo synthetics

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Department of Civil Engineering organized an Interactive Session on “Ground Improvement Technologies and Geo Synthetics” by Dr. G Venkatappa Rao (Chairman Geosynthetics Technology Advisory Services LLP, Jaipur), Mr. M Venkataraman (Advisor Geosynthetics Technology Advisory Services LLP, Jaipur) and Dr. Anil Dixit (Managing Director Landmark, Material Testing and Research Laboratory Pvt. Ltd.) on Oct 16, 2019 for Civil Engineering Students. The Speakers of the session talked about importance of ground investigation, Laboratory testing and various aspects of foundations. They also explained the various methods of ground improvement specially the “Geo Synthetics”. They present few case studies where the Geo Synthetics were used for improving the stability of slopes and compressive strength of foundations. The session was coordinated by Dr. Kedar Sharma.