Faculty Profile
 

Priyanka Ghosh
Professor

B.E. University of North Bengal, West Bengal, 1998
M.Tech. IIT Delhi, 2000
Ph.D. IISc Bangalore, 2005

Room: 335 Faculty Building
Phone: (91-512) 259 7022
eMail: priyog[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: home.iitk.ac.in/~priyog/

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Bearing capacity of foundations
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Retaining walls and earth pressure theory
  • Pullout resistance of anchors
  • Stability of slopes

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONOURS 

  • The Build India Scholarship by "Larsen & Toubro Company Limited, India" (1998)
  • The National Scholarship in 10+2 standard (1994)
  • The National Scholarship in 10th standard (1992)

SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Ghosh, P. and Kumar. S. R. "Interference effect of two nearby strip surface footings on cohesionless layered soil". International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering (J. Ross Publication) (In press).
  • Sreevalsa. K. and Ghosh, P. "Seismic active earth pressure on walls with bilinear backface using pseudo-dynamic approach". Computers and Geotechnics (Elsevier Publication), Vol. 36, No. 7, 2009, pp 1229-1236.
  • Ghosh, P. and Kumar. P., "Interference effect of two nearby strip footings on reinforced sand". Contemporary Engineering Sciences Journal (HIKARI Ltd. Bulgaria) Vol. 2, No. 12, 2009,  pp 577-592.
  • Ghosh, P. "Seismic vertical uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchors using pseudo-dynamic approach". Computers and Geotechnics (Elsevier Publication), Vol. 36, No. 1-2, pp 342-351.
  • Ghosh, P., "Upper bound solutions of bearing capacity of strip footing by pseudo-dynamic approach". Acta Geotechnica (Springer Publication), Vol. 3, No. 2, 2008, pp 115 -123.
  • Ghosh, P., "Seismic active earth pressure behind non-vertical retaining wall using pseudo-dynamic analysis". Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2008, pp 117-123.
  • Ghosh, P., "Seismic passive earth pressure behind non-vertical retaining wall using pseudo-dynamic analysis". Geotechnical and Geological Engineering Journal (Springer Publication), Vol. 25, No. 6, 2007, pp 693-703.
  • Kumar, J. and Ghosh, P., “Upper bound limit analysis for finding interference effect of two nearby strip footings on sand”. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering Journal (Springer Publication), Vol. 25, No. 5, 2007, pp 499 -507.
  • Kumar, J. and Ghosh, P., “Ultimate bearing capacity of two interfering rough strip footings”. International Journal of Geomechanics (ASCE), Vol.7, No. 1, 2007, pp 53-62.
  • Kumar, J. and Ghosh, P., “Seismic bearing capacity for embedded footings on sloping ground”. Géotechnique, Vol. 56, No. 2, 2006, pp 133 -140.
  • Kumar, J. and Ghosh, P., “Bearing capacity factor Ng for ring footings using the method of characteristics”. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 42, No. 5, 2005, pp 1474-1484.
  • Ghosh, P. and Kumar, J., "Seismic bearing capacity of strip footings adjacent to slopes using the upper bound limit analysis". Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 10, Bundle C, 2005.
  • Kumar, J. and Ghosh, P., “Determination of Ng for rough circular footing using the method of characteristics”. Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 10, Bundle B, 2005.

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