St Thomas Institute for Science and Technology

Dr. Usha Thomas

Principal

Phone : 9495973220

Email-id : principal .stist@gmail.com

Date of Joining : 08-04-2012

Experience

  • Total Experience : 37
  • TKM College of Engineering : 30
  • At STIST : 7

Educational Profile

  • Phd
    • Civil Engineering
    • Kerala University
  • M.Tech
    • Geo Technical Engineering
    • IIT Madras
  • B.Tech
    • Civil Engineering
    • Govt. Engineering College , Trichur



Area of Interest

    1. Ground Improvement
    2. Soil Structure interaction
    3. Environmental Geotechnology
    4. Soil Resistivity, Lquefaction etc

Publications

  1. Impacts of Urbanization Through Reclamation of Wetlands and Paddy Fields ,A Case Study Kollam, Kerala, Journal of Institution of Town Planners India,Vol.3 No 1, Jan-March 2006 pp. 6-13
  2. An Innovative Experiment for the Preparing Development Plans, Journal of Spatio- Economic Development Record, Vol.12, No3 May- June, 2005,pp. 6-15.
  3. Impacts on Water and Environment due to Conversion of Wetlands, Proc.International Conference on Water and Environment (WE 2003). Regional Research laboratory CSIR, Bhopal, India, Volume 5 . Water and Environment, pp.392-406
  4. Soil Stabilization using Ceramic Waste. International e- Conference on Modern Trends in Foundation Engineering at IIT Madras, January 2005
  5. Impacts of Paddy Conversion in Kollam Corporation, Kerala Science Congress -2007, January 2007 pp. 512-514
  6. Contamination of Soil and Water due to Land Reclamation, Kerala Science Congress -2008, January 2008 pp. 411-413
  7. Ground Improvement using Ceramic Waster, Kerala Science Congress -2004, January 2004, pp. 518-522
  8. Impacts of Urbanization on Wetlands , 55th National Town & Country Planners Congress, January 2007,pp. 401-407
  9. Role of wetlands in Sustainable Development, National Conference on Sustainable Development, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, October 2003 pp. 129-131
  10. Control of Conversions of Wetlands for Sustainable Urban Development, ISTE Short Term Training Programme on Sustainable Urban Habitat, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, November 2003, p 146
  11. Impacts of Anthropogenic Interventions on Wetlands,. National Conference on Focusing on Advances in Civil Engineering(FACE 2007),TKM College of Engineering, February 2007 pp. 115-119
  12. Disaster Mitigation in Human Settlement, AICTE Short Term Training Programme on Disaster Mitigation, TKM College of Engineering, October 2000, pp. F3, 1-14
  13. A STUDY ON THE EFFECT OF SURFACTANTS ON SOIL-WATER SYSTEM 4th World Congress and Expo on Recycling- 2nd International Conference on Green Energy and expoNovember 28-30 2016, Atlanta, USA
  14. PREDICTION OF CRITICAL HYDRAULIC GRADIENT USING ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORK Indian Geotechnical Conference 2016 at IIT Madras, December 15-17, 2016.
  15. ACCELERATED CONSOLIDATION OF CLAY BY USING COMBINED VACUUMSURCHARGE PRESSURES in International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology Volume 5 Issue 09, September 2016
  16. SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT -CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS in international conference on
  17. STUDY ON THE IMPROVEMENT IN STRENGTH BEHAVIOR OF LATERITIC SOILS REINFORCED WITH ARECANUT FIBRE AND TENDER COCONUT SHELL CHARCOAL USING EXPERIMENTAL AND PROBABILISTIC METHODS Indian Geotechnical Conference 2016 at IIT Madras, December 15-17
  18. A Study on the Impact of leachate on soil Water System in International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology Volume 3 ,Issue 06, June 2018

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