PIMPRI CHINCHWAD EDUCATION TRUST's
PIMPRI CHINCHWAD COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
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Department of Civil Engineering




Special Interest Groups (SIG)

About:
The main aim of the SIG is to provide platform for students, researcher and faculty members with latest trends and techniques in construction management.
Thrust Areas:
  • Time, Cost and Recourse Optimization techniques
  • Use of software in construction management
  • Building Automation
  • Sustainable material
  • Green Building
  • Advanced Construction Techniques
Mentors:
Industry Mentor
Industry Mentor
Dr. Shivaji Patil
Executive Engineer-Civil
MIDC, Pune Zone, Wakdewadi,Pune-411003.
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Dr. Ajay Gaikwad
Secretary and Professor
Civil Engineering
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Dr. Dhirajkumar Lal
Convener and Associate Professor
Civil Engineering
9763710463
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Mr. S. B. Gorade
Member and Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
swapnil.gorade@pccoepune.org
+91 9226363282
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Dr. R. S. Chaudhari
Member and Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
rahul.chaudhari@pccoepune.org
+91 9850094009
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Dr. P. V. Ingle
Member and Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
prachi.ingle@pccoepune.org
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Dr. Madhav Kumthekar
Member and Professors of Practice, Civil Engineering

About:
Aim of SIG is to enhance knowledge in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering (WREE) by engaging in the research activities and providing need based solution to the societal problems. Also to create an expertise WREE by interacting with the expert, field visits and consultancy work.
Thrust Areas:
  • Solid Waste Management.
  • Water and wastewater treatment.
  • Climate change, Rainfall Prediction.
  • Aerodynamic Analysis.
  • Spillway and Energy Dissipators.
Mentors:
Industry Mentor
Mr. Sachin Gurubheti
Industry Mentor and Principal Consultant
AQUSTECH DESIGNERS
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Dr. Sandip Mali
Convener and HOD & Professor
Civil Engineering
9822288409
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Ms. Anushree Chandragade
Secretary and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
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Dr. Vinay Ashok Rangari
Member and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
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Mrs. Shilpa Motegaonkar
Member and Associate Professor
Civil Engineering
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Mrs. Nameeta Sane
Member and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
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Dr. Kanchan khare
Member and Adjunct Professor, Civil Engineering
kanchankhare@gmail.com

About:
Aim of SIG is to impart knowledge of structural analysis software and laboratory testings on structural elements. The SIG will work on developing significant interest in the students towards structural engineering through site visits, workshops, and mentor sessions. Under this SIG, Finite element analysis, Dynamics of structures and Tensegrity structures, etc. are the research areas available for students.
Thrust Areas:
  • Tensegrity structure.
  • Blast Resistance Structures.
  • Prestressed Concrete and corrosion effect.
  • Geopolymer Concrete.
  • Steel and RCC structures.
  • Wing and Earthquake Analysis.
Mentors:
Industry Mentor
Mr. Pravin Bhukan
Industry Mentor and Structural Consultant
Matrix Structural Consultancy.
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Mrs. Pratima Kalokhe.
Convener and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
7410031818
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Mrs. Kanchan Dhapekar
Member and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
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Mr. Swapnil kurhade.
Member and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
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Dr. Pankaj Mali
Secretary and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
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Mrs. J. N. Changade
Member and Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
jayshree.changade@pccoepune.org
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Mrs. R. R. Purohit
Member and Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
renu.purohit@pccoepune.org

About:
The aim of Geotechnical and Transportation SIG is to provide effective research and development platform for faculty and students by identifying research needs and equipment’s to develop specialized facility. Also motivate students to give exposure to careers and opportunities in this area.
Thrust Areas:
  • Soil Stabilization.
  • Application of ANN in Geotechnical Engineering,.
  • Transportation Engineering Planning.
Mentors:
Industry Mentor
Mr. Ramesh Kulkarni
Industry Mentor and Chairman and Managing Director
Soiltech India Pvt Ltd.
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Dr. Shailendra Banne
Convener and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering
9766481942
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Dr. Suresh Nama
Secretary and Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering