K.S. Jagadish

K.S. Jagadish obtained his Ph.D. in Structural Engineering in 1969 from Indian Institute of Science (IISc). He joined the faculty of Civil Engineering in 1967 in the Institute and also spent a year as Post Doctoral Fellow at Karlsruhe University in Germany. He eventually became Professor of Civil Engineering sin Indian Institute of Science in 1984. He concurrently took up the Chairmanship of the Centre of ASTRA from 1983 to 1989. After retirement in 2002 he was Emeritus Scientist for 4 years. In 2006 he took up Visiting Professorship at R. V. College of Engineering and mentored their Master’s Program in Structural Engineering till Jan 2015. He is currently associated with a voluntary agency GRAMAVIDYA and is involved in the dissemination of Alternative Sustainable Technologies. His interests include Structural Dynamics, Earthquake Engineering, Shell Theory, Masonry Structures, Alternative Buildings and Rural Energy Systems.

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Sustainable Building Technologies

Sustainable Building Technologies

By : K.S. Jagadish

ISBN : 9789386768209

Discount : 20%

Binding : Paperback

Pages : 376

Weight : 0.43   kg

© Year : 2018

Sustainability of construction practices has acquired an all pervading importance in view of the run on material resources in recent years. Since construction industry guzzles huge quantities of materials, auditing ......

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Structural Masonry

Structural Masonry

By : K.S. Jagadish

ISBN : 9789384588663

Price : 25.00

Discount : 20%

Discount Price : 20.00

Binding : Paperback

Pages : 212

Weight : 0.20   kg

© Year : 2015

Structural masonry in India, especially when bricks are used as masonry units, is substantially different from brick masonry in the west. This is due to the rather low strength of bricks here. The properties of bricks ......

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Building with Stabilized Mud

Building with Stabilized Mud

By : K.S. Jagadish

ISBN : 9788189866211

Price : 7.00

Discount : 20%

Discount Price : 5.60

Binding : Paperback

Pages : 104

Weight : 0.10   kg

© Year : 2009

Building construction using stabilized mud (soil) has been in vogue in different parts of the world for nearly six decades. However, the desirable practices have not been placed on a firm footing due to sporadic nature ......

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