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Dr. P. D. Kumbhar

Dr. P. D. KumbharAssociate Professor & Head of the Department

  • Education

    Ph.D. (Civil Engineering) (2013)

    Shivaji University, Kolhapur

    M.E. (Civil –Structures) (1993)

    Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli.

    B.E. (Civil Engineering) (1989)

    Rajarambapu Institute of Technology, Rajaramnagar

  • Experience

    Teaching Experience: 30 years

    2016 (Onwards)

    Associate Professor & Head of Civil Engineering Department, RIT, Rajaramnagar

    2013-2016

    Associate Professor, Civil Engineering Department &  Controller of Examinations (Autonomous Status), RIT, Rajaramnagar

    2012-2013

    Dy. Controller of Examinations (Autonomous Status), RIT, Rajaramnagar

    2007-2010

    Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering Department, RIT, Rajaramnagar

    2004-2007

    Lecturer (Selection Gr.), Civil Engineering Department, RIT, Rajaramnagar 

    1999-2004

    Lecturer (Senior Scale), Civil Engineering Department , RIT, Rajaramnagar

    1993-1999

    Lecturer (University Selection), Civil Engineering Department, RIT, Rajaramnagar

    1989-1993

    Lecturer (Adhoc), Civil Engineering Department, RIT, Rajaramnagar

  • Research Area(s)

    • Concrete Technology
    • High-Performance Concrete
    • Structural Engineering
    • Repair and Rehabilitation of structures
  • Key Publications

    A) Publications (in international journals)

    • Sachin Rokade and P D Kumbhar 2018 “Experimental study on Properties of Pervious Concrete” International journal of Management technology and Engineering (ISSN NO: 2249-7455),pp.500-507
    • Dadasaheb P. Hipparkar  and P.D.Kumbhar(2017), “Analysis of old Tachoma Narrow Bridge according to Indian Standards”,International Engg Research Journal, Special Issue, pg. 191-195, ISSN-2395-1621.
    • V. P. Pawar and P. D. Kumbhar(2016), “Comparison of Compressive Strength of Normal and Electromagnetic Concrete incorporating Microsilica and Metakaolin”,International Engg Research Journal, ISSN 2395-1621, 
    • Dhiraj Patil and Popat Kumbhar(2016),”Influence of Moving Load on the Behavior of Skewed and Curved Rectangular Box Girder Bridges”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engg & Tech, Vol.5, Issue-5, May 2016 ISSN(Online): 2319-8753 ISSN (Print): 2347-6710
    • Prerana M. Choradiya and P.D.Kumbhar (2015),”Behaviour of Concrete Deck Slab Using ShearConnectors: A Review Int’l Jrnl. of Innovative Research in Science, Engg & Tech, Vol.4, Issue-12,Dec.2015,ISSN(Online): 2319-8753,ISSN (Print): 2347-6710
    • Siddheshwari A. Patil and P.D.Kumbhar(2015),”Study Of Castellated Beam Using Stiffeners: A Review”,International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, Nov 2015, V. 4, Issue-11, eISSN: 2319-1163.
    • Vishal V. Gore and P.D.Kumbhar(2015),”Performance of Concrete Filled Steel Tube (CFST) Section: A Review”,International Journal of Science and Research, Vol.4, Issue-11, eISSN: 2319-7064.
    • Amol P.Patil and P.D.Kumbhar(2015),”Influence of Elevated Temperature on the Properties of M60 Grade Metakaolin High Strength Concrete,”International Journal of Research in Advent Technology, Vol.3, No.10, Oct. 2015, E-ISSN:2321-9637,[www.ijrat.org]
    • P D Kumbhar and A M Jamadar(2015),”Optimization of opening size for Castellated Beam With Sinusoidal Openings”,International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engg, 5(3):301-313, 21 Jun 2015.
    • A M Jamadar and P D Kumbhar( 2015),”Parametric Study Of Castellated Beam With Circular And Diamond Shaped Openings”,International Research Journal of Engg and Tech (IRJET),e-ISSN: 2395-0056, Vol.02 Issue:02,May-15 www.irjet.net 
    • Ms.P.B.Patil and P D Kumbhar(2015),”Parametric Study of Light Gauge Steel Lipped Channel Column Section”,International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology (IJRET) eISSN: 2319-1163 | pISSN: 2321-7308,Vol. 04 Issue: 04 | Apr-2015, pp-1-6,Available @ http://www.ijret.org 
    • M. Jamadar and P. D. Kumbhar(2014),”Finite Element Analysis of Castellated Beam: A Review”,International Journal of Innovative Research in Advanced Engg (IJIRAE) ISSN:2349-2163,V:1, Issue-9 (Oct14) www.ijirae.com
    • Amol P.Patil and P.D.Kumbhar(2014),”Influence of Elevated Temperature on The Properties of High Strength Concrete : A Review”, International Journal of advanced Engineering Technology, Vol V/Issue III, July-Sept 2014, pp.E-ISSN 0976-3945
    • P.D.Kumbhar and P.B.Murnal(2014),”A New Mix Design Method for High Performance Concrete under Tropical Conditions”,Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (Building & Housing Research Centre) (AJCE), January 2014, Vol.15, No.3, pp.467-483, ISSN: 15630854. H Index:4
    • Patil Shreekedar A. and Kumbhar P.D.(2013),”Study of Effect of Mineral Admixtures in Mix Proportioning of HPC”, International Journal of Research in Advent Technology (IJRAT), December 2013, Vol.1, Issue 5, pp. 499-504, ISSN: 2321-9637. 
    • A.S. Patil and P.D. Kumbhar(2013), “Time History Analysis of Multistoried RCC Buildings for different Seismic Intensities”,International Journal of Structural and Civil Engg Research (IJSCER), Aug 13, V.2, No.3, ISSN: 2319-6009. 
    • P.D.Kumbhar and Pranesh Murnal(2012), “Assessment of Suitability of Existing Mix Design Methods of Normal Concrete for Designing High Performance Concrete Mixes”, International Journal of Civil and Structural Engineering (IJCSE), August 2012, Vol.3, No.1, pp. 158-167, ISSN: 0976-4399. Integrated Publishing Association.
    • Patil B.B. and Kumbhar P.D.(2012),”Strength and Durability Properties of High Performance Concrete incorporating High Reactivity Metakaolin”,International Journal of Modern Engineering Research (IJMER), May 2012, Vol.2, No.3, pp.1099-1104, ISSN: 2249-6645.
    • Kumbhar P.D. and Sangar U.S.(2011),”Experimental Study of Mechanical Properties of Concrete Blended With Used Foundry Sand”,Global Journal Engg and Applied Sciences-ISSN 2249-2631(online):2249-2623 (Print)- Rising Research Journal Publication, Nov. 2011, Vol.1, No.4, pp.122-126.
    • P.D.Kumbhar, Pranesh Murnal and R.R. Patil(2011),”Durability Properties of High  Performance Concrete”,International Journal of Advances in Science & Tech, Sept.11, Special Issue, V.3, No.3, pp.124-134 (ISSN: 2229 5216).

    B) Publications (in Indian journals)

    • A.A.Shinde and P.D. Kumbhar (2015), “Comparative study of Basalt and Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymer Bonded Steel Beams & its Finite Element Modeling”,Publication in NBM & CW (National Journal/Magazine, (ISSN: 09730591). June 2015, Vol.20, Issue 12, pp-140-145.
    • P.D.Kumbhar, Pranesh Murnal and R.R. Patil(2012),”Effect of Relative Humidity and Temperature on Properties of M80 Grade High Performance Concrete”,Civil Engineering And Construction Review, May 2012, Vol.25, No.5, Pp.142-146, ISSN: 0975-9034
    • P.D. Kumbhar and Vinayak Supekar(2012),”Properties of Concrete by Replacement of Natural Sand with Artificial Sand”,New Building Materials & Construction World (NBM&CW), November 2012, Vol.18, No.5, pp.202-208 (ISSN: 0973-0591).
    • P.D. Kumbhar and PraneshMurnal(2011),”Effect of Humidity and Temperature on Properties of High Performance Concrete”, New Building Materials and Construction World, May 2011 issue, Vol. 16, Issue 11, pp.204-10 (ISSN 0973-0591).

    C) Papers presented in All India Seminar

    • D.P. Hipparkar and P.D. Kumbhar 2018 “Wind and Seismic Analysis of Cable Suspension Bridge: A Case Study.” Proceedings of ‘All India Seminar’ on Innovative Trends in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development’ organized by IEI-PLC under the aegis of Civil Engg Division Board, IEI and held at RIT, Rajaramnagar during 28-29, Sept.2018.
    • A.R.Pawar and P.D. Kumbhar 2018 “Behavior of Masonry Wall Panels under Blast Loading” Proceedings of ‘All India Seminar’ on Innovative Trends in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development’ organized by IEI-PLC under the aegis of Civil Engg Division Board, IEI and held at RIT, Rajaramnagar during 28-29, Sept.2018.

    D) Publications /Presentation(in peer-reviewed conferences held in India)

    • P.D.Kumbhar 2019 “Improvement in Students Performance using Jigsaw Method of Cooperative Learning: A Case Study” Proceedings of ICTIEE 2019 (Sixth International Conference on Transformations in Engineering Education) 7-8, Jan 2019, Hyderabad
    • A.U. Shinde and P.D.Kumbhar 2018 “Comparative Study of High Rise RCC Building Structure using Outrigger Structural System” Proceedings of 7th World Conference on Applied Sciences, Engineering and Management (WCSEM 2018). The American Business School of Paris, France, 26-27 Oct 2018, ISBN 978-93-87793-52-1 Published by: Basha Research Corporation, Hyderabad, INDIA  Editors:  Prof. Fady FADEL, Prof. Hafeez BASHA, Prof. Reshu GUPTA Organized jointly
    • V. P. Pawar and P.D. Kumbhar(2017),”Comparison of compressive strength of Normal and Electromagnetic Concrete Incorporating Micro Silica and Metakaolin”,International Conference on Innovations & Recent Trends in Engineering (ICIRTE - 2017)” held at Arvind Gavali College of Engineering & Polytechnic, Satara on March 25, 2017.
    • P.D.Kumbhar  and P. M.Choradiya(2016),”Behavior of composite deck slab with different deck profile sheets and interlocking arrangements”,Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Civil Infrastructure and Development of Smart Cities Organized by RIT, Under (TEQIP II), Feb 26-28 2016 pp.240-250.
    • P.D. Kumbhar and S.A.Patil (2016),”Advancements Made in Fixed Steel Offshore Jacket Platform: A Review”,Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Civil Infrastructure and Development of Smart Cities Organized by RIT, Under (TEQIP II), Feb.26-28 2016 pp.321-330.
    • P.D.Kumbhar  and S. M. Samanta(2016),”Effect of Transverse Stiffeners on The Behavior of Castellated Beam”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Civil Infrastructure and Development of Smart Cities Organized by RIT, Rajaramnagar Under (TEQIP II), Feb.26-28, 2016 pp.233-239.
    • A.A.Shinde and P.D. Kumbhar(2014),”Flexural Behaviour of Steel Structures Bonded With FRP Sheets: A Review”,Proceedings of the International Conference on Science &Technology (ICST-14), organized  by S. B. Patil COE, Indapur, pp.2300-2306.
    • P. D. Kumbhar and Pranesh Murnal(2012),”Construction Chemicals : Boon of Construction India”,Proceedings of the Construction Chemicals International Conference organized by CCMA (Construction Chemicals Manufacturers Association), February, 17-18, 2012 at Mumbai (Powai), pp.70-75.
    • P. D. Kumbhar and B.R.Badawe(1997),”Improving Strength and Durability of Hollow Concrete Blocks Prepared from Waste Materials”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Durability of Concrete Structures, 4-6, March 1997, JNT, Uni., Hyderabad (A.P.)
    • P. D. Kumbhar and B.R.Badawe(1997),”Deterioration of Concrete –Experimental Studies and their Remedies”,Proc. of Int’l Conf.on Durability of Concrete Structures, 4-6, March 1997, JNTU, Hyderabad (A.P.)

    E) National Conference

    • P.D.Kumbhar 2019 “Gallery Walk: An Alternative Learning Strategy in Improving Students’ Academic Performance” National Conference on Exploring New Dimensions in Teaching–Learning for Quality Education (NCITL2019), Organized by K K Wagh Institution of Engg and Research, Nashik under AICTE, during  June 8-9, 2019, pp-69-74
    • P.D.Kumbhar 2019 “Effect of Flipped Classroom Teaching Strategy on Academic Performance of Students” National Conference on Exploring New Dimensions in Teaching–Learning for Quality Education (NCITL2019), Organized by K K Wagh Institution of Engg and Research, Nashik, under AICTE, during  June 8-9, 2019 June 8-9, 2019, pp-256-260
    • Ashish R. Pawar and P.D.Kumbhar(2017),”Analytical Study of Effect on Displacement for different Type of Wall Panel under Blast Load using Software”,Proceedings of 3rd RITPGCON 2017, pg.148-151.
    • Yojana Shinde and P.D.Kumbhar(2017),”Parametric study including dynamic analysis of single cell skewed and curved box girder bridge”,National conference on Recent Innovations in Civil Engineering (NCRICE-2017) organized by dept of civil engg, SKN Sinhgad CoE, Korti, Pandharpur. 
    • Prerana M. Choradiya and P.D.Kumbhar (2016),”Behavior of Composite Slab with Different Shear Bond Arrangements”,Proceeding of 2nd RIT NCONPG‐16 (Under TEQIP) on 20th May 2016.
    • Siddheshwari A. Patil and P.D.Kumbhar(2016),”Study of Castellated Beam with Stiffeners in Transverse Direction”,Proceeding of 2nd RIT NCONPG‐16 (Under TEQIP) on 20th May 2016.
    • Vishal V. Gore and P.D.Kumbhar(2016),”Comparative Behavioral Study of Multi Storied Building Provided with RCC and Concrete Filled Steel Tube Columns”,Proceeding of 2nd RIT NCONPG‐16 (Under TEQIP) on 20th May 2016.
    • M. Jamadar and P. D. Kumbhar(2015),”Parametric Study of Castellated Beam with Circular Opening (Celluar Beam) (Judged as the Best Paper in the Track)”,Proc. of National Conf for Engg PG Students under TEQIP (RITNConPG 15) (1June 2015) pp.187-192 ISSN:13:978-1512094169,  
    • Ms.P.B.Patil and P. D. Kumbhar( 2015),”Parametric Study of Light Gauge Steel Lipped Channel Column Section”,Proc. of National Conf for Engg PG Students under TEQIP,(1June 2015), pp.213-217, ISSN:13:978-1512094169
    • G.S. Jadhav, P. D. Kumbhar  and P. B. Murnal(2014),”Validation of Mix Design Procedure of HPC for Indian Environments”,Proc.of National Conference on Advances in Civil and Structural Engg. to be held on 22-23 Aug. 2014  at Karad
    • P.D. Kumbhar and P.B. Murnal (2013),” Effect of Zoning of Fine Aggregates on Workability and Strength Properties of High Performance Concrete”,Proceedings of National Conference on Research and Developments in Structural Engineering (RDSE) under TEQIP, jointly organized by Dept of Civil Engg & Ferrocement Society, Pune at RIT Rajaramnagar during 15-16, March 2013
    • P.D. Kumbhar and A. B. Ulagadde(2013),”Properties of Self Compacting Concrete Incorporating Quaternary Blends: A Review”,Proceedings of National Conference on Research and Developments in Structural Engineering (RDSE) under TEQIP, jointly organized by Dept of Civil Engg & Ferrocement Society, Pune at RIT Rajaramnagar during 15-16, March 2013.
    • P.D. Kumbhar and Prital Mohite(2013),” Improving Properties of High Volume Fly Ash Concreteby Using Steel Fibers”, Proc. of National Conf on Research and Developments in Structural Engineering (RDSE) under TEQIP, jointly organized by Dept of Civil Engg & Ferrocement Society, Pune at RIT  during 15-16, March 2013
    • P. D. Kumbhar  and  A.C.Attar(2008),”Value Engineering Approach To Public Building: A Case Study”,Proceedings of XII ISTE (Maharashtra-Goa Section) Convention and National Seminar held at JSPM Group Institutes Wagholi, Pune on 12-13th January, 2008
    • P. D. Kumbhar and A.C.Attar(2007),”Building Bricks from Stonedust”,Proceedings of National Conf. on ‘Recent Trends in Civil Engineering’, during March 9-10, 2007, organized by Department of Civil Engg,  RIT, Rajaramnagar. (M.S.)
    • P. D. Kumbhar  and  P.B.Murnal( 2007),”Strength and Cost Comparison of Concrete Using Farma Mix and Design Mix”,Proceedings of National Conference on ‘Recent Trends in Civil Engineering’, during March 9-10, 2007, organized by Dept of Civil Engg, RIT.(M.S.).
    • P. D. Kumbhar and Pranesh Murnal(2006),”Mix proportioning of High Performance Concrete: A Review”,Proceedings of National Conference on Concrete Technology for the future, 21-22, Apr, 2006
    • P. D. Kumbhar  and  A.C.Attar(2006),”Stone Powder as an Alternative Material for Preparation of Bricks”, Proceedings of National Seminar on Rural Technologies, Bhopal, M.P., during 4-5, March 2006.
    • P. D. Kumbhar, H.S.Jadhav and J.R.Patil(2002),”Road Safety Geostructural and Other Issues”, Proceedings of National Seminar on “Modern Trends in Automobiles”, 1-2, August 2002, R.I.T., Rajaramnagar.
    • P. D. Kumbhar, B.R.Badawe  and H.S.Jadhav(2001),”Low Cost Building Materials from Granite Industry Waste”,Proceedings of the National Seminar on “Innovative Construction Materials, 20-21, Jan. 2001, VJTI, Mumbai.
    • P. D. Kumbhar, B.R.Badawe  and H.S.Jadhav(2001),”Innovative Techniques For Utilization of Granite Industry Waste”,Proceedings of 2001 Workshop on Good Concrete Construction Practices ICI-RIT, 23-24, Feb. 2001.
    • P. D. Kumbhar and H.S.Jadhav( 2000),”Corrosion in Reinforced Concrete Beams”,Proceedings of National Seminar on Recent Advances in Experimental Mechanics, 15-16, March, 2000, IIT, Kanpur (UP).
    • P. D. Kumbhar and B.R.Badawe(1996),”Lowering the Cost of Housing By Using Waste Materials”,Proc. of National Seminar on Role of Engg. Institutions, Construction Industries and Building Research Institutes in Low Cost Construction, January, 22-23, 1996. Organized by Cell for Construction Management Civil Engg. Dept., MIT’s Gwalior.(M.P.)

    F) Book Published

    i) Book

      • Laboratory Manual in Concrete TechnologyConcrete Technology Lab.-Practical’s, LAMBERT Academic Publishing Omni Scriptum GmbH & Co. KG Heinrich-Böcking-Str. 6-8, 66121, Saarbrücken, Germany e-Mail: info @ lap-publishing.com - www.lap-publishing.com ISSN:978-3-659-66319-2

    ii) Chapters in Book

    Nil

    G) Patent

    i) Patents (Awarded)

    Nil

    ii) Patents (Filed)

    Nil

  • Professional Distinctions

    • Membership of Professional Bodies
      • Life Member of ISTE
      • Life Member of ISRMTT
      • Life Member of ICI
      • Life Member of India Chapter of ACI
      • Life Indian Water Resources Society Roorkee (India)
      • Life Member of Walwa Taluka Engineers Association, Islampur
    • Reviewer for 
      • Engineering Structures and elsevier journal
      • Advances in Concrete Construction, An International Journal (Techno-Press: Publishers of international journals and conference proceedings. P.O. Box 33, Yuseong, Daejeon 305-600 Korea. Email: technop@chol.com).
    • AWARDS /RECOGNITION/ACHIEVEMENTS
      • Received ISTE National Award (Second Prize) for the Best M.Tech. Dissertation Thesis in Civil Engg.-2017 guided. Title of Thesis: Comparative Study of Different Type of Wall Panels under Blast Loading. Name of Student: Mr. Ashish Rajendra Pawar. 
      • Received Grant of Rs.16.875Lakh under MODROB Scheme of AICTE for the year 2016-17 to the Project “Concrete Technology” under Material Testing Lab development (Chief Coordinator).
      • Received Certificate of Recognition for valuable contribution towards Key Result Areas (KRAs) as per RITs Strategic Plan 2015-16 for institutional Growth and Development (Score:3.8).
      • Permanent Recognition as Ph.D. Guide / Research Supervisor in Civil Engg by S.U., Kolhapur (Dec.2016).
      • Received Certificate of Recognition for valuable contribution towards Key Result Areas (KRAs) as per RITs Strategic Plan 2014-15 for institutional Growth and Development (Score:2.34).
      • Received Certificate of Recognition for valuable contribution towards Key Result Areas (KRAs) as per RITs Strategic Plan 2013-14 for institutional Growth and Development (Score:3.01).
      • Received Performance Award for Academic Year 2011-12 (Semester I) (Performance Score: 3.91).
      • Received Performance Award for Academic Year 2011-12 (Semester II) (Performance Score: 3.00).
  • Key Research Projects

    • Parametric Study Including Dynamic Analysis Of Single Cell Skewed & Curved Box Girder Bridge
    • Comparative Study Of Different Type Of Wall Panels Under Blast Loading
    • Wind and Seismic Analysis of Cable Suspension Bridge: A Case Study
    • Investigation of Durability Properties Of Normal and Electromagnetic Concrete Incorporating Micro Silica & Metakaolin
    • Optimization of concrete deck slab of composite steel structure.
    • Parametric study of castellated beam using stiffeners. 
    • Parametric study of single cell RCC skewed and curved box girder bridge
    • Study on seismic behavior of multi storied RCC building considering concrete filled steel tube columns.
    • Parametric study for optimization of fixed steel offshore platform.
    • Comparative Study of Conventional method5s of mix design of concrete for mix design of High Performance Concrete
    • Influence of Elevated Temperature on the Properties of M60 Grade Metakaolin High Strength Concrete
    • Parametric Study of Light Gauge Steel Lipped Channel Column Section
    • Parametric Study of Perforated Web Steel I Beams 
    • Flexural behaviour of Rolled Steel I Beams Bonded with different types of FRP sheets
    • Validation of Mix Design Procedure for HPC Mixes developed for Indian Conditions
    • Analysis of Multi-Storied RCC Building Using Time History Method for different Seismic Intensities
    • Development of Self Compacting Concrete mixes using Mineral Admixtures in Quaternary  Blends
    • Experimental Study of Mechanical Properties of Concrete Blended With Used Foundry Sand
    • Strength and Durability Properties of High Performance Concrete incorporating High Reactivity Metakaolin
    • Effect or Relative Humidity and Temperature on Properties of M80 Grade High Performance  Concrete
    • High Volume Fly  Ash Fibre Reinforced Concrete
    • Comparative Study of RCC Chimney including Dynamic effect by FEM Analysis