International Conference on Soil and Environment (22-23 July 2016)


Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

To felicitate one of its distinguished members Prof. P.V. Sivapullaiah, who is retiring from the Department of Civil Engineering at Indian Institute of Science after a career spanning 39 years, IGS Bangalore Chapter in association with the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science is conducting an International Conference on “Soil and Environment” during 22nd- 23rd July 2016.

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Conference Advisory Committee

Prof. A. Sridharan
Prof. K. S. Subbarao
Prof. B. R. Srinivasa Murthy
Prof. A. Sreerama Rao
Prof. M. Sudhakar Rao
Prof. M. R. Pranesh
Prof. T.G. Sitharam
Prof. R. K. Srivatsava
Dr. Mahavir Bidasaria
Prof. K. S. Rao
Prof. Krishna R Reddy
Prof. Anand J Puppala
Prof. R G Robinson
Shri Jai Bhagwan

Organizing Committee

Chairman: Prof. G. L. Sivakumar Babu
Organizing Secretaries: Prof. G. Madhavi Latha, Prof. H. N. Ramesh
Joint Organizing Secretary: Dr. P. Anbazhagan


Prof. K. Vijaya Bhaskar Raju, GITAM University, Bangalore
Prof. K.V. Vijayendra, BIT, Bangalore
Mr. K.V. Manjunath, MSRIT, Bangalore
Dr. Maya Nayak, BMSCE, Bangalore

Technical Committee

Dr. P. Raghuveer Rao, IISc
Prof. V. K. Stalin, Anna University, Chennai
Dr. Arif Ali Baig, KSU, Riyadh
Dr. T. V. Bharat, IIT Guwahati
Dr. Vandana Sreedharan, GCE
Dr. P. Hari Prasad Reddy, NIT Warangal


• Soil Behaviour
• Soil Stabilization
• Soil contamination
• Use of fly ash and other waste materials
• Sustainable environment

Overview of Program

The technical program during the conference includes technical sessions on each sub-theme listed above. Each technical session comprises of keynote presentations and several paper presentations.

Conference Venue

Satish Dhawan Auditorium, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Submission of Final Papers

Paper submission deadline is over.

Tentatively Accepted Papers

Final acceptance is subjected to the submission of revised papers after addressing the review comments sent to the authors and registration of at least one author who can represent the paper. One registered delegate can represent only one paper.

Revised papers prepared in MS Word format should be sent by e-mail to Strictly follow the formatting guidelines given in the template

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Deadline to submit Final papers: 30 June 2016

Registration Fee

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Indian Delegates: Rs. 3000/- per delegate. A discounted fee of Rs. 1000 /- for senior citizens, student delegates and accompanying persons.

Delegates from foreign countries: USD 200 per delegate. A discounted fee of USD 100 for student delegates.

Registration fee can be paid by Cheque/Demand Draft in favour of Karnataka Geotechnical Centre or through wire transfer to

Karnataka Geotechnical Centre
Bank : Canara Bank, Indian Institute of Science Branch
S/B account : 0683101013768
IFSC – CNRB0000683

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Prof. G. Madhavi Latha
Organizing Secretary, SE-2016
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore – 560012
Phone: +91-80-22933123