Faculty Profile

Animesh Das

B.E., REC, Durgapur, India, 1991
M.Tech., I.I.T. Kharagpur, India, 1993
Ph.D., I.I.T. Kharagpur, India, 1998


Room: 337 Faculty Building
Phone: (91-512) 259 7477
eMail: adas[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~adas/


  • Pavement materials
  • Pavement design
  • Pavement evaluation and maintenance


  • Recipient of Batch of 1970 Research Fellowship, IIT Kanpur, from October 01, 2009 for three years.
  • IRC-Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru Birth Centenary Award-2005 from the Indian Roads Congress.
  • INAE Young Engineer Award-2004 from the Indian National Academy of Engineering.
  • AICTE Career Award for Young Teachers for 2002-2003 from the All India Council for Technical Education.


  • Bangaru, R. S., and Das, A., Aggregate shape characterization in frequency domain, Construction and Building Materials, 34, 2012, pp.554-560.
  • Chakroborty, P., Agarwal, P. K., and Das, A., Comprehensive pavement maintenance strategies for road network through optimal allocation of resources, Transportation Planning and Technology, 35(3), 2012, pp.317-339.
  • Singh, A., Das, A., and Basu, S., Effect of aggregate gradation on mechanical response of asphalt mix - a numerical study, KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol.16(4), 2012, pp.594-600.
  • Mitra, K., Das, A., and Basu, S., Mechanical behaviour of asphalt mix: an experimental and numerical study, Construction and Building Materials, 27(1), 2012, pp.545-552.
  • Bhargava, A., Das, A., and Srivastava, R., Estimation of permeability of porous asphalt mix, Transport (accepted).
  • Rajbongshi, P., Kachru, K., and Das, A., Sampling strategy for pavement distress survey: a case study, Transport, 165, TR2, pp.131-138.
  • Chakroborty, P., Das, A., and Ghosh, P., Determining reliability of an asphalt mix design: case of Marshall method, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol.136(1), 2010, pp.31-37.
  • Aravind, K. and Das, A., Optimal proportioning for hot recycled mix design under Superpave mix design consideration, Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol.36(9), 2009, pp.1470-1477.
  • Rajbongshi, P. and Das, A., Estimation of temperature stress and low-temperature crack spacing in asphalt pavements, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol.135(10), 2009, pp.745-752.
  • Das, A., A reliable design of asphalt pavement from structural considerations, Editors Corner, International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology, Vol.2(1), 2009, p.IV.

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