Faculty Profile
 

Vinay Kumar Gupta
Professor

B.E., University of Roorkee, 1982
M.E., University of Roorkee, 1985
M.S., University of Southern California, USA, 1990
Ph.D., University of Southern California, USA, 1989

Room: Workshop Building II
Phone: (91-512) 259 7118
eMail: vinaykg[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~vinaykg/

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Random vibrations
  • Earthquake engineering

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONOURS

  • `Young Engineer Award, 1997' from Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)
  • Editor, ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology (since May, 1998)
  • Vice-President, Indian Society of Earthquake Technology (ISET) (04/03-03/07)
  • Life Fellow, ISET since February, 2003
  • Associate Editor, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering since January, 2004
  • 'Kapitsa Gold Medal' in 2004 from the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences
  • Fellow, INAE since January, 2005
  • 'ISET Hanumantacharaya Joshi Award 2001-2004' from ISET for the best paper in the field of Structural Dynamics in the 'ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology'

SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Das, S. and Gupta, V.K., Scaling of response spectrum and duration for aftershocks, Soil Dyn. Earthq. Eng, vol.30(8), 2010, pp.724-735.
  • Gupta, V. K., Kumar, M. and Kumar, D., Peak floor accelerations in multistoried buildings, Proceedings of the International Conference on Earthquake Engineering—On the Occasion of the 40th Anniversary of Banja Luka Earthquake, Banja Luka, B&H, Keynote Lecture, Volume on Selected Topics in Earthquake Engineering—From Earthquake Source to Seismic Design and Hazard Mitigation, 2009, pp.217-235.
  • Gupta, V. K., Short communication: A new approximation for spectral velocity ordinates at short periods, Earthq. Eng. Struct. Dyn., 38(7), 2009, pp.941-949.
  • Sadhu, A. and Gupta, V. K., A modal combination rule for ordered peak response under multi-component ground motion, ISET J. Earthq. Tech., 45(3-4), 2008, pp.79-96.
  • Das, S. and Gupta, V. K., Wavelet-based simulation of spectrum-compatible aftershock accelerograms, Earthq. Eng. Struct. Dyn., 37(11), 2008, pp.1333-1348.
  • Kumari, R. and Gupta, V. K., A modal combination rule for peak floor accelerations in multistoried buildings, ISET J. Earthq. Tech., 44(1), 2007, pp.213-231.
  • Kumari, R. and V.K. Gupta., A modal combination rule for peak floor accelerations in multistoried buildings, ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology, vol.44(1), 2007, pp.213-231.
  • Karmakar, D. and Gupta, V. K., Estimation of strength reduction factors via normalized pseudo-acceleration response spectrum, Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, Vol. 36, 2007, pp.751-763.
  • Das, S., Gupta, V. K., and Srimahavishnu, V., Damage-based design with no repairs for multiple events and its sensitivity to seismicity model, Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics,Vol. 36, 2007, pp. 307-325.
  • Banerjee, A. and Gupta, V. K., A note on significant strong-motion duration definitions, Proceedings of the International Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium: Opportunities and Challenges (CENeM-2007), Department of Civil Engineering, Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, Howrah, 2007.
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