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Dr. Brind Kumar
Associate Professor
Department of Civil Engineering,IIT (BHU)
kumar_brind.civ@iitbhu.ac.in
+91-542 -7165285
+91-9450230963
Area of Interest: 
Pavement Materials and Characterization, Analysis and Design of Pavements, Highway Construction Practice, Airfield Pavements (Civil & Military), Sub-grade Soil Stabilization, Traffic Noise, Waterways.

B.E. (Civil Engg.) from Karnataka Regional Engineering College, Surathkal (1988).
M.E. (Hons.) from Madan Mohan Malaviya Engineering College, Gorakhpur (1996).
Ph.D. (Civil Engg.) from Madan Mohan Malaviya Engineering College, Gorakhpur (2001).

Assistant Engineer (Civil), PWD, Arunachal Pradesh, (1989-2001).
Lecturer (Civil Engg.), Department of Technical Education, Govt. of NCT, Delhi (2001-2003).
Lecturer (Civil Engg.), Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (2003-2012).
Assistant Professor (Civil Engg.), IIT (BHU), Varanasi (2012-2015).
Associate Professor (Civil Engg.), IIT (BHU), Varanasi (2015-till now).

Courses Taught

Sl. No. Course Title Level (UG/PG) Sole Instructor or with others Developer of course
(Yes/No)
1 CE 251: Transportation
Engineering-I (Highway Engineering)
UG (Semester III) With others Yes
2 CE 351: Transportation Engineering-II (Railway and Airport Engineering) UG (Semester IV) With others Yes
3 CE 616: Transport and Environment PG (Semester I) With others Yes
4 CE 623: Highway Construction Practice PG (Semester II) Sole instructor Yes

 

Post Graduate Thesis Supervision

1. Aditya Anupam (2007-2009), Influence of admixing rice straw ash on the bearing and compressive strength properties of alluvial soil of Bhadohi for sub-grade construction.
2. Mukesh Kumar (2007-2009), Evaluation of pavement surface condition of roads in BHU campus.
3. Jyoti Kumar (2008-2010), A study on modifying the engineering properties of moorum of sukrut quarry of Sonebhadra district for use in granular sub-base (GSB) course.
4. Solanki Rakesh Umeshkumar (2009-2011), Study of heat of hydration of OPC partially replaced with different pozzolanic materials.
5. Kanakabandi Shalini (2009-2011), Analysis of noise emitted from vehicles at elliptical roundabouts.
6. Chandra Sekhar Divi (2009-2011), Prediction of basic properties and California bearing ratio of sub-grade soil using Artificial Neural Network.
7.  Murali Krishna Reddy D. (2009-2011), Evaluation of community response to road traffic noise of Varanasi city
8. Digvijay Ananda Patil (2009-2011), Effect of aggregate gradation on stability, flow and rutting potential of Bituminous Concrete, Grade-I.
9. Bikash Kumar Singh (2010-2012), Comparative study of bituminous mixes using modified and viscosity grade bitumen for different gradations of Bituminous Concrete, Grade-1.
10. Saurabh Gupta (2010-2012), Admixing of rice straw ash to ordinary Portland cement for Pavement Quality Concrete.
11. Manoj Kumar Shah (2010-2012), A comparative study of using RBI Grade 81 and ordinary Portland cement on engineering properties of locally available moorum.
12. Alok Kumar (2010-2012), Effect of admixing baghouse fines from hot mix plants on the California bearing ratio of clayey sub-grade.
13. Arunabh Kumar Pandey (Co-supervisor) (2011-2013), Alignment of ring road, Varanasi using Geographical Information System (GIS).
14. Ramesh Singh Garbyal (2011-2013), Water and bitumen absorption of aggregates used for surfacing and binder courses of bituminous pavements.
15. Shailendra Pratap Singh (2011-2013), Assessment of traffic noise pollution of various landuse of Varanasi city.
16. Anupam Vishal Mishra (Co-supervisor) (2011-13) (Student of NIT Kurukshetra, Examination held on 20.06.2014, Study of noise pollution due to vehicle operation in a mid-sized city of Varanasi.
17. Rajnish Kumar Upadhyay (2012-2014), Environmental impact assessment of NH-2 from Mohania (Km. 871.000) to Aurangabad (Km. 978.400) in the state of Bihar.
18. Pasumarthi Pallavi (Co-supervisor)  (2012-2014), Development of transportation system using GIS.
19. Swaraj Kumar Biswas (2012-2014), Laboratory evaluation of stone matrix asphalt mixes under variation of grading for surfacing course of flexible pavement.
20. Jinka Chandrasekhar (Co-supervisor) (2012-2014), Feasibility study of monorail for Varanasi city using GIS.
21. Rakesh Behara (2012-2014), Assessment of refusal density and rut resistance under variation of grading of dry aggregates for Bituminous Concrete Grading-2.
22. Tanmay Gandhi (2013-2015), Sensitivity analysis of short paneled rigid pavements using finite element method.
23. Jayvant Choudhary (Co-suprevisor) (2013-2015), Spatio-temporal analysis of road accident hot spots using GIS.
24. M. Madhu Babu (2013-2015), Laboratory investigations for utilization of red mud as fill material for road embankment.
25. Salman Khan Bahana (2014-20160, Study of weathering of aggregates using slake durability test.
26. Ashutosh Singh (2014-2016), Laboratory investigations of red mud for pavement sub-base.
27. Puneet Gupta (2015-2017), Use of recycled coarse aggregate for M40 grade concrete.
28. Gaurang Asthana (2016-2018), Study of rutting properties of asphalt mixes using concrete dust and wood ash as filler materials. 
29. Sarvesh Singh (2016-2018), Study of moisture susceptibility of bituminous mixes using concrete dust and wood ash as filler material. 
30. Deepak Prasad (2016-2018), Beneficiation of recycled coarse aggregate by mechanical abrasion and lime treatment for M40 grade concrete.
31. Praveen Kumar Bharti (2017-19), Strength evaluation of repaired beams of PQC in flexure using cementing materials.
32. Rahul Kumar Yadav (2017-19), Strengthening of subgrade soil using Terrazyme.
 

Doctoral Thesis Supervision
1 G.D. Ransinchung R.N. (2009), Application of wollastonite powder in rigid pavements - Supervisor.
2. Kanakabandi Shalini (2018), Study of traffic jam noise at different floor levels near intersections of Varanasi city. - Supervisor.
3. Arunabh Pandey, Applications of rice straw ash in rigid pavements - Supervisor - Thesis submitted in December 2019 and is under evaluation.
4. Jayvant Choudhary, Feasible Utilization of Industrial Wastes in Bituminous Concrete as Fillers - Supervisor - Thesis submitted in January 2020 and is under evaluation.

Sponsored Projects:
 

Sl. No. Period Sponsoring Organization Title of Project Amount of Grant
(Rupees in Lakhs)
Co-Investigator(s),if any
1 2006 to 2008
 
National Rural Roads Dev. Agency, New Delhi. Rural roads traffic volume survey and analysis of data 5.65 G.D. Ransinchung R.N.
2 1991 to 1994 PWD, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh A study on semi-permanent type energy efficient building construction in Arunachal Pradesh Departmental research work of the Govt. Member of team investigational work.
3 1990 to 1991 PWD, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh Study on performance of hume pipe culverts for hill roads in Arunachal Pradesh Departmental research work of the Govt. Member of team investigational work.
4 2017-2020 MHRD IMPRINT India Propagation and mitigation model of mixed traffic noise for planning of mid-sized Indian cities. 338.00 Prof. Manoranjan Parida, Dept. of Civil Engg., IIT Roorkee

Industrial Consultancy Projects:
 

Sl. No. Period Organization Nature of Work Co-Investigator(s),if any
1 2003 to 2008 National Highways Authority of India, Varanasi Widening and strengthening of Grand Trunk Road (NH-2) from 2-lane to 4-lane (Bihar-UP border to Allahabad)           - Rs. 15.5 Lacs. Dr. G.D. Ransinchung R.N.
2 2006 Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Varanasi Strengthening and upgradation of loading and parking area of LPG Bottling Plant, Harahua, Babatpur, Varanasi                - Rs. 2.10 Lacs. Dr. G.D. Ransinchung R.N.
3 2005 to
2010
Airports Authority of India, Varanasi Extension and upgradation of Lal Bahadur Shastri Intl. Airport at Babatpur, Varanasi - Rs. 12.0 Lacs. Dr. G.D. Ransinchung R.N
4 2005 PWD, Varanasi Design of CRCP for rail under bridge at Andhara Pul, Varanasi                                                                                                                        - Rs. 0.60 lakhs) Dr. G.D. Ransinchung R.N.
5 2009 PWD, Varanasi Techno-feasibility study for extension of the four lane flyover on old G.T. road between Englishia Line Crossing and Andhara Pul Crossing servicing the Railway Station and the Roadways Bus Stand                     - Rs. 2.20 Lacs. Dr. G.D. Ransinchung R.N.
6 2006 National Rural Roads Development Agency, New Delhi Traffic volume survey for PMGSY roads                      - Rs. 5.50 Lacs. Dr. G.D. Ransinchung R.N.
7 2011 PWD, Varanasi Load Testing of flyover at Chowkaghat and Pandeypur at Varanasi                 - Rs. 6.60 Lacs. Prof. P.K. Singh
8 2011 Military Engineering Services, Allahabad Mix design of Dense Asphaltic Concrete (DAC), PQC and DLC for airport at Bamrauli  - Rs. 2.5 Lacs.  
9 2012 U.P. State Bridge Corporation Ltd., Lucknow Assessment of the quality of concrete of 3 Nos. girders damaged on 17.07.2012 of Ghailaghat bridge over river Gomati on Kanpur-Hardoi-Sitapur road at Lucknow                          - Rs. 2.25 Lacs. Prof. P.K. Singh
10 2012 LIC of India, Dehradun Valuation of Himalaya House (LIC property) at Mussoorie                                         -Rs. 2.25 Lacs. Prof. P.K. Singh
11 2013 Hindalco Industries Limited, Renukoot Construction of Helicopter Landing Area at Renukoot and Mahan for Hindalco Industries Limited                 - Rs. 2.47 Lacs. Prof. P.K. Singh
12 2014 Chetak Enterprises Asphaltic mix design for Varanasi-Shaktinagar road – Rs. 2.10 Lacs.  
13 2015 PWD Azamgarh, Mau and Ballia Widening and strengthening of Lucknow-Ballia SH-34                    – Rs. 16.2 Lacs  
14 2016 Inland Waterway Authority of India Finalisation of bids for MMT at Varanasi and Haldia  
15 2016 Airports Authority of India, Varanasi Resurfacing of runway for LBSI Airport, Varanasi – Rs. 2.40 Lacs.  
16 2017 Airports Authority of India, Lucknow Resurfacing of runway for CCSI Airport, Amausi, Lucknow – Rs. 2.40 Lacs.  
17 2017 Consulting Engineering Services, New Delhi Design of runway for Indian Air Force (4 Nos.)    - Rs. 4.5 Lacs.  
18 2018 Govt. of  UP and Airport Authority of India. Design of runway, taxiway and apron for airport at Azamgarh, Aligarh, Srawasti and Moradabad. – Rs. 10.0 Lacs  
19 2018 . PWD, UP Structural design of PJCC pavement for Dalla-Billi of Sonebhadra district – Rs. 15.0 Lacs  

Journal Publications:

1. Pandey, A., Kumar, B., (2020),A comprehensive investigation on application of microsilica and rice straw ash in rigid pavement, Construction and Building Materials, Volume 252, 20 August 2020, doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.119053.
2. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Performance evaluation of industrial waste modified asphalt mixes using ranking methodology. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE 32(5), 04020064. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0003137 234.
3. Pandey, A., Kumar, B., (2020), Investigation on the effects of acidic environment and accelerated carbonation on concrete admixed with rice straw ash and microsilica, Journal of Building Engineering, 29 (2020) 101125, doi: 10.1016/j.jobe.2019.101125.​
4. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020) (In Press). Bauxite Residue: A Viable Filler for Asphalt Mixes. Gradevinar: Journal of the Croatian Association of Civil Engineers.
5. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Feasible Utilization of Waste Limestone Sludge as Filler in Bituminous Concrete. Construction and Building Materials, 239, 117781.
6. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Utilization of solid waste materials as alternative fillers in asphalt mixes: A review. Construction and Building Materials, 234, 117271.
7. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020), Performance evaluation of asphalt concrete mixes having copper industry waste as filler. Transportation Research Procedia.(Accepted).
8. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2019). Performance evaluation of bauxite residue modified asphalt concrete mixes. European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering. DOI:10.1080/19648189.2019.1691662234.
9. Pandey, A., Kumar, B., (2019), Preliminary study of cement paste admixed with rice straw ash, microsilica & rice straw ash-microsilica composite, International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering. 7(5). 302–307.
10. Pandey, A., Kumar, B., (2019), Investigating the performance of cement mortar containing rice straw ash, microsilica and their composite by compressive strength, International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering. 7(6). 91–94.
11. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2019). Use of Dimension Limestone Sludge as Filler in Asphalt Mix. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Construction Materials. DOI: 10.1680/jcoma.18.00022.
12. Pandey, A., Kumar, B., (2019), Effects of rice straw ash and micro silica on mechanical properties of pavement quality concrete, Journal of Building Engineering, 26 (2019) 100889.
13. Verma, G., Kumar, B., (2019), Prediction of Compaction Parameters for Fine-Grained and Coarse-Grained Soils: A Review, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor & Francis, p.1-8, dio: 10.1080/19386362.2019.1595301.
14. Pandey, A., Kumar, B., (2019), Evaluation of water absorption and chloride ion penetration of rice straw ash and microsilica admixed pavement quality concrete, Heliyon, 5 (2019) e02256, doi:10.1016/j.heliyon.2019.e02256.
15. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2019). A Study on Engineering Properties of Carbide Lime Modified Asphalt Concrete Mixes. Journal of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies, 13, 1539-1550.
16. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Effect of Filler on the Bitumen-Aggregate Adhesion in the Asphalt Mix. International Journal of Pavement Engineering. DOI: 10.1080/10298436.2018.1549325.
17. Shalini, K.. & Kumar, B.​, (2018), Study of road traffic noise sound pressure levels in Varanasi city, India​, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, 13(8):6248-6252.​
18. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Application of waste materials as fillers in bituminous mixes. Waste management, 78, 417-425.
19. Shalini, K.. & Kumar, B.​, (2018), Development of traffic noise model (TNM) using regression analysis in Varanasi city, India​, International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, 9(4):70–76.​
20. Shalini, K.. & Kumar, B.​, (2014), ​Estimation of the passenger car equivalent: A review, International Journal of Emerging Technology and  Advanced Engineering, 4(6).
21. Shalini, K.. & Kumar, B.​, (2014), Community response to road traffic noise: A review of social surveys, International Journal of Innovative Research in Advanced Engineering, 1(5).
22. Shalini, K.. & Kumar, B.​, (2014), FHWA model for predicting traffic jam noise in Varanasi city India​, International Journal of Advanced Civil Engineering and Architecture Research, 3(1):81-88.​
23. Shalini, K.. & Kumar, B.​, (2014), Comparison of Traffic Noise Predictive Models with Experimental Data in ​Varanasi City​, SSRG International Journal of Civil Engineering, 1(7):2348-8352​.
24. Ransinchung R.N., G.D., Kumar, P., Kumar, B., Anupam, A.K. & Chauhan, A.P., (2014),​ Laboratory evaluation for the use of moorum and Ganga sand in wet mix macadam unbound base course​, Indian Highways, Indian Roads Congress, 42 (4):39-45,​
25. Kumar, B., Ransinchung R.N., G.D., Kumar, P. & Patil, D.A., (​2012), Are the gradation limits of bituminous concrete, Grade-1 rut resistant?​, Indian Highways, Indian Roads Congress, 40(5):33-45.​
26. Kumar, B. & Oberoi, S.V., (2011), Aspects of legislative cognizance of noise pollution in India​, ​Journal of Environmental Science & Engineering, 53(2):219-226.​
27. Ransinchung R.N., G.D. & Kumar, B., (2010), ​Investigations on pastes and mortars of ordinary Portland cement admixed with wollastonite and microsilica​, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 22(4):305-313.​
28. Ransinchung R.N., G.D. & Kumar, B., (2009), Assessment of water absorption and chloride ion penetration of pavement quality concrete admixed with wollastonite and microsilica​, Construction and Building Materials, 23(2):1168-1177. ​
29. Ransacking R.N., G.D. & Kumar, B., (2008), ​​Use of recycled bag filter dust in hot mix plants for bituminous pavements​, Highway Research Journal, Indian Roads Congress, 1(2):11-19.​
30. Ransacking R.N., G.D., Singh, B.N. Kumar, B. & Kumar, V. (2008),​ Microstructural behaviour of wollastonite and microsilica admixed concrete for rigid pavements​, Highway Research Journal, Indian Roads Congress, 1(1): 13-20.
31. Kumar, B. & Ransinchung R.N., G.D.,​ (2008), Review of sampling techniques for soils and aggregates in highway construction​, Indian Highways, Indian Roads Congress, 36(6):43-52.​
32. Srivastava, J.B., Lal, Pande B.B. & Kumar, B. (2003), A conceptual approach for determination of Passenger Car Noise Equivalence (PCNE) factors for Indian hill ​highways​, Highway Research Bulletin, Indian Roads Congress, 68(6): 145–156.​
33. Kumar, B. & Srivastava, J.B., (2003), Transformations of Road Traffic Noise Scales​, Indian Highways, Indian Roads Congress, 31(11):41–45.​

Conference Proceedings:

1. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Effectiveness of Glass Powder and Glass-Hydrated Lime Composites as Alternative Fillers in Asphalt Mixes. 99th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board. January 12-16, Washington D.C., USA.
2. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Effect of Filler Type and Content on the Rheological Properties of Asphalt Mastics. RILEM International Symposium on Bituminous Materials (ISBM Lyon 2020). June 8-10, Lyon, France. (Accepted)
3. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Effect of Waste Fillers on the Rutting and Fatigue Behavior of Asphalt Mastic and Mixes. 9th International Conference on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements (MAIREPAV9). July 1-3, Zurich, Switzerland. (Under Review)
4. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Economical and Environmental Analysis of Waste Filler Modified Asphalt Mixes. Advances in Materials and Pavement Performance Prediction 2020. May 27-29, San Antonio, USA. (Under Review)
5. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2019). Influence of filler types and their quantities on bitumen-aggregate adhesion. 7th International Conference of Bituminous Mixes and Pavements. June 12-14, Thessaloniki, Greece, pp 689-695.
6. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2019). Performance evaluation of asphalt concrete mixes having copper industry waste as filler. 15th World Conference on Transport Research. May 26-31, Mumbai, India.
7. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2019). Performance evaluation of industrial waste filler modified asphalt mixes. 98th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board. January 13-17, Washington D.C., USA.
8. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2019). Performance evaluation of carbide lime modified asphalt mixes. International Conference of Transportation Infrastructure Projects: Conception to Execution. January 07-10, Roorkee, India.
9. Verma, G., & Kumar, B., (2018), “Estimation of California Bearing Ratio from the Plastic Limit of fine-grained soils for pavement sub-grade (Paper No. 3309)”, International Conference on Pavements and Computational Approaches (ICOPAC), November 16 - 17, CSIR-Central Road Research Institute, Delhi Mathura Road, New Delhi.
10. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Performance evaluation of waste fillers admixed asphalt mixes. International Conference of Transportation Research Forum. August 03-04, Moratuwa, Srilanka.
11. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Evaluation of mechanical and durability properties of asphalt mixes comprising recycled materials as fillers. International Conference of Resource Sustainability. June 27-29, Beijing, China.
12. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). A review of solid waste materials as alternative fillers in asphalt mixes. International Conference of Resource Sustainability. June 27-29, Beijing, China.
13. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Recycling of glass and glass-hydrated lime composite as filler in asphalt mixes. International Conference of Resource Sustainability. June 27-29, Beijing, China.
14. Asthana, G., Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Experimental Investigation of Waste Glass Powder as Filler in Asphalt. International Conference of Waste Management (Recycle 2018), February 22-24, Guwahati, India.
15. Singh, S., Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Investigation of Recycled Demolition Waste over Mechanical Properties of Cement Concrete. International Conference of Waste Management (Recycle 2018), February 22-24, Guwahati, India.
16. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Performance of Asphalt Mix with Glass and Glass-Lime Composite Fillers. International Conference of Advances in Materials and Pavement Performance Prediction. April 16-18, Doha, Qatar.
17. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Potential of Bauxite Residue as Filler in Asphalt Concrete. 97th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board. January 7-11, Washington D.C., USA.
18. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2018). Investigation of using Dimension Limestone Slurry Waste as Filler in Asphalt. 97th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board. January 7-11, Washington D.C., USA.
19. Kumar, B., (2017) CRCP-EJ: A viable option for roads in Uttar Pradesh. National Conference on New Technology For Road Construction, December 8-9 Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow.
20. Kumar, B., (2017), Keynote address on Industry-Institute Partnership: A key to infrastructure development and management, National Conference on Roads and Transport (NCORT-2017), October 14-15, Transportation Engineering Group, Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee.
21. Prasad, D., & Kumar, B., (2017), Beneficiation of Recycled Coarse Aggregates by Grinding and Lime Treatment for M20 Grade Concrete, National Conference on Roads and Transport (NCORT-2017), October 14-15, Transportation Engineering Group, Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee.
22. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., Ohri, A., & Gupta, A. (2017). Road Accident Data Collection Management and Analysis System Developing a Suitable Framework for Varanasi City. 12th International Conference of Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies. September 18-21, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
23. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2017). A Preliminary Investigation into the Physical and Chemical Properties of Industrial Wastes used as Mineral Fillers in Asphalt Mixes. 10th International Conference on Pavement Technology. August 8-10, Hong Kong, China.
24. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2017). Investigation of Marshall Characteristics & Durability of Glass Powder Incorporated Dense Graded Asphalt. International Conference on Advances in Highway Engineering & Transportation Systems. July 21, Negombo, Srilanka.
25. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2016). Preliminary Characterization of Waste materials as Mineral Filler for Hot Mix Asphalt. 12th International Conference of Transportation Planning and Implementation Methodology for Developing Countries. December 19-21, Mumbai, India.
26. Choudhary, J., Ohri, A., & Kumar, B. (2015). Spatial and Statistical Analysis of Road Accident Hotspots using GIS. 3rd Conference of Transportation Research Group of India. December 18-21, Kolkata, India.
27. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2017). Suitability of Various Indian Wastes as Fillers in Bituminous Mixes. National Conference on New Technology for Road Construction. December 8-9, Lucknow, India.
28. Pandey, A. & Kumar, B., (2016), Analysis of rice straw ash for part replacement of OPC in pavement quality concrete, in: International Conference on Civil and Environmental Engineering, Singapore, ISBN: 978-93-85973-55-0.
29. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2016). Laboratory Evaluation on Recycling Waste Industrial Glass Powder as Mineral Filler in Hot Mix Asphalt. Civil Engineering Conference-Innovation for Sustainability. September 9-10, Hamirpur, India.
30. Kumar, B. & Ransinchung R.N., G.D., (2016), Fifteen years of PMGSY in Uttar Pradesh: Lessons Learnt and the Way Ahead, National Conference on Fifteen Years of PMGSY (FYPMGSY) August 6-7, Transportation Engineering Group, Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee.
31. Choudhary, J., Ohri, A., & Kumar, B. (2015). Emerging Methodologies for Road Accident Hot Spot Identification. National Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure Development. February 26-27, Chandigarh, India.
32. Shalini, K. & Kumar, B., (2015), "Road Traffic Noise Pollution Reduction by Vegetation: A Review", International Conference on Research Advancements in Engineering and Technology (ICRAET 15), May  at Chennai.
33. Choudhary, J., Ohri, A., & Kumar, B. (2015). Identification of Road Accident Hot Spots in Varanasi using QGIS. National Conference on Open Source GIS: Opportunities and Challenges. October 9-10, Varanasi, India.
34. Choudhary, J., Ohri, A., & Kumar, B. (2015). GIS Based Road Accident Database and Analysis System for Varanasi. International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Built Environment. March 12-13, Vellore, India.​
35. Pandey, A. & Kumar, B., (2014), Perspectives on use of rice straw ash for partial replacement of OPC in rigid pavements, in: 3rd International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology, TMU, Moradabad, May. ISBN 978-93-5174-119-0. ​
36. Shalini, K., & Kumar, B., (2014), “Road Traffic Noise Pollution Reduction by Barriers: A Review”, 3rd International Conference “Sustainable Innovative Techniques On In Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, April at JNU, New Delhi.
37. Shalini, K., & Kumar, B., (2014), “Road Traffic Noise Pollution Reduction by Poroelastic Road Surfaces: A Review”, 3rd International Conference “Sustainable Innovative Techniques On In Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, April at JNU, New Delhi.
38. Shalini, K., & Kumar, B., (2013), “Influence of Road Surface Condition on Traffic Noise: A Review” in International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Engineering & Technology”, 2nd International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Engineering & Technology, College of Engineering, Teerthanker  Mahaveer University, Moradabad, April 6-7, pp. 1-8 of Proceedings/Civil Engineering/Paper ID CE-106. ISBN-978-93-8137804-5.
39. Kumar, B. & Shalini, K., (2013), “A review of the Assessment and Modelling of Traffic Noise Pollution : An Indian Perspective”, 2nd International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology, College of Engineering, Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, April 12-13, pp. 1-7 of Proceedings/Civil Engineering/Paper ID CE-108.
40. Kumar, B. & Singh, P.K., (2011), ” Remedial measures for restoration of distresses in part parallel taxiway and apron – A case study of Lal Bahadur Shastri airport at Babatpur, Varanasi”, Proceedings of the National conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering RACE-2011, Department of Civil Engineering, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, October 14-16, pp. 625-634, ISBN 978-81-921121-0-7.
41. Kumar, B., Ransinchung R.N., G.D., Gupta, S., Yadav, G.K. & Kumar, A., (2011), ” A review of noise analysis for road transport systems”, Proceedings of the National conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering RACE-2011, Department of Civil Engineering, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, October 14-16, pp. 574-580, ISBN 978-81-921121-0-7.
42. Ransinchung R.N., G.D. Kumar, P. & Kumar, B., (2011), “A pragmatic approach of pot holes repair under Indian service conditions”, Proceedings of the National conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering RACE-2011, Department of Civil Engineering, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, October 14-16, pp. 551-557, ISBN 978-81-921121-0-7.
43. Kumar, B. & and Shalini, K., (2011), “Environmental capacity concept in noise pollution analysis of a roadway”, Proceedings of the National conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering RACE-2011, Department of Civil Engineering, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, October 14-16, pp. 417-420, ISBN 978-81-921121-0-7.
44. Kumar, B., Singh, P.K. & Solanki, R.U.,  (2010), ” A review on utilization of fly ash in the construction industry”, International Conference on Green Power Generation: Vision 2020, Institution of Engineers (India), Anpara Local Centre, December10-12, pp. 61-80.
45. Kumar, B.,  Ransinchung R.N., G.D. & Chandrasekhar, D., (2010), “Analytical estimation of soaked California bearing ratio of sub-grade soil from sieve analysis data”, International Conference on Developments in Road Transportation, N.I.T. Rourkela, October 8-10, pp. 613-620.
46. Ransinchung R.N., G.D., Kumar, B. & Ranjan, S.K., (2010), “Mix properties of bituminous base course using recycled brick aggregates”, International Conference on Developments in Road Transportation, N.I.T. Rourkela, October 8-10, pp. 323-336.
47. Kumar, B., (2009), “Intelligent transport systems”, 1st Refresher Course in “Information and Communication Technology Applications, UGC-Academic Staff College, Banaras Hindu University, May 23 to June 12, pp. 5 of Abstracts of Participants Seminar.
48. Kumar, B. & Ransinchung R.N., G.D., (2009), “Light rail transit mass rapid transport: a viable option for traffic pollution abatement of Varanasi city”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Waste Management, Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Chemical Engineering & Technology, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, February 20-21, pp. 386-395.
49. Kumar, B. & Ransinchung R.N., G.D., (2006), “A case study for determination of CBR value for a hill road”, National Conference on Civil Engineering – Trends, Issues and Challenges, Department of Civil Engineering, M.S. University, Vadodara, March 11-12, pp. 101-102.
50. Kumar, B., Srivastava, J.B. & Shukla, A.K., (2004), ” Strategies of noise pollution control on hill roads”, National Seminar on Environmental Pollution Awareness in Hill Areas, Department of Civil Engineering, College of Technology, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, 01st October,  pp. BK & JBS 1–5.
51. Kumar, B., Oberoi, S.V. & Goenka, A., (2004), “A brief review of the legislative aspects of noise pollution”, Workshop on Environment and Pollution: Perspectives and Practices, Department of Civil Engineering, Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow, April 30, pp. 53–65.
52. Kumar, B., (2004), “Global oil scenario: an Indian perspective”, 38th Orientation Course on Information Technology, UGC-Academic Staff College, Banaras Hindu University, November 18 to December 15, pp. 13–14 of Abstracts of Participants Seminar.
53. Kumar, B., (2001), “A study on road traffic noise abatement measures”, International Seminar on Sustainable Development in Road Transport, Indian Roads Congress, Technical Papers, Vol.–II, November 8–10, pp. 123–126.
54. Lal, Pande B.B., Srivastava, J.B. & Kumar, B., (1999), “Flood disaster analysis of Gorakhpur division during 1998 – 1999”, One-Day Seminar on Natural Disaster Management, Faculty of Natural Disaster Management, North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology, Nirjuli, Arunachal Pradesh, October 13, pp. 111–115.
55. Jawaid, S.M.A. & Kumar, B., (1997), “Stabilisation of organic soil using un-slaked lime”, Fourth International Conference on Civil Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, I.R. Iran, May 4–6, Vol. II, pp. 326–336.
56. Jawaid, S.M.A. & Kumar, B., (1997), “Stabilisation of organic soil using agro-waste for hill roads”, International Conference on Ground Improvement Techniques, Macau, May 6–8.
57. Jawaid, S.M.A. & Kumar, B. (1996), “Stabilisation of organic soil using rice straw ash”, National Conference on New Paradigms in Civil Engineering Practices, Bhatkal, Karnataka, December 1–2, pp. 561–569.
58. Kumar, B., (1983), “Improvised Micro Projector”, Structure and Working of Science Models 1983, National Council of Educational Research and Training, National Science Exhibition, Lucknow, November 10-16, pp. 94–95.

1. Asthana, G., Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Experimental Investigation of Waste Glass Powder as Filler in Asphalt. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering. Springer.
2. Singh, S., Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2020). Effects of using Kota Stone as Filler on Mechanical Properties of Asphalt Concrete Mixes. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering. Springer
3. Choudhary, J., Kumar, B., & Gupta, A. (2017). Potential of solid wastes generated in India as mineral fillers in flexible pavements: Opportunities and challenges. Waste management, 69, I-III.
4. Kumar, B. & Maiti, P.R., (Ed.), (2011), Proceedings, All India Biennial Civil Engineering Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Society, Department of Civil Engineering, IT-BHU, April 1-3.
5. Kumar, B. & Oberoi, S.V., (2010), Noise Pollution: Legislative Aspects and Concerns” in Noise Pollution and Concerns (Ed. P. Mohana Krishna), Amicus Books, The Icfai University Press, pp. 12-38, (ISBN: 978-93-80120-48-5).

Sl. No. Year  Place Seminars/Workshops/Schools Title of paper read, if any
1 2017 Lucknow Conference on ‘New Materials in Road Construction’. CRCP-EJ: A viable option for roads in Uttar Pradesh.
2 2017 IIT (BHU) First meeting of resource persons on ‘Propagation and mitigation model of mixed traffic road traffic noise for planning of mid-sized Indian cities’. Developing Indian model for road traffic noise : The way forward.
3 2017 IIT Roorkee National Conference on Road Transport Industry-Institute Partnership : A key to Infrastructure Development and management
4 2016 IIT (BHU) 8th National Conference on Wind Engineering --
5 2016 IIT Roorkee National conference on Fifteen Years of PMGSY Fifteen years of PMGSY in UP : Lessons learnt and the way ahead
  • Convener, DPGC, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT (BHU).
  • Principal Investigator of highest individual project of the Institute amounting to Rs. 373.53 Lakhs sanctioned under IMPRINT India.
  • Started M.Tech. degree programme in Transportation Engineering in the Department of Civil Engineering, IIT (BHU).
  • Developed curriculum for new M.Tech. degree programme.
  • Coordinator, STA, Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana for Uttar Pradesh.
  • 1-joint M.Tech. supervised for student of NIT Kurukshetra (2013); 3 more under joint supervision with IET, Lucknow.
  • 1-joint Ph.D. in progress for student of IET, Lucknow; and Department of Mining Engineering, IIT (BHU).
  • 1-Ph.D. Thesis evaluated for IIT Roorkee.
  • Research papers reviewed for Materials in Civil Engineering (ASCE):06 Nos.; Concrete & Composites (Elsevier):01 No.; Construction and Building Materials (Elsevier):02 Nos.
  • Professor Incharge, Transportation Engineering Laboratory, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT (BHU), 2003-2017.
  • Renovated the Transportation Engineering Laboratory to accommodate increased number of student intake.
  • Engaged classes @ 2 periods per week on ‘Rural Technology’ at the Centre for Integrated Rural Development and Management, Faculty of Social Science, B.H.U. (2008-2017).
  • Theme leader, IIT (BHU), for the Pan-IIT programme IMPRINT INDIA for domain- Sustainable Habitat Design.
  • Participation in inter-IIT project SANDHI under leadership of IIT Kharagpur and made presentation on Issues on Infrastructure Development of Varanasi City in October 2014 at Kharagpur.
  • Finalisation of bids for Multi-Modal Inland Waterway Terminal at Ramnagar (Varanasi) and Haldia (West Bengal) on the National Waterway-1 for the Inland Waterway Authority of India.
  • Technical committee member for finalising ferry services for Allahabad Mahakumbh 2019 and cruise services between Varanasi and Allahabad for the IWAI, Govt. of India.
  • Designed recarpetting of runway for LBSI Airport Varanasi, CCSI Airport Lucknow and 4-Nos. for the Indian Air Force.
  • DPGC, Civil Engineering, IIT (BHU) since 2019.
  • Departmental Faculty Affairs Committee since 2019.
  • Senate, IIT (BHU) (2014-15, 2015-16, and 2016-17).
  • Institute Space Committee (since 2012).
  • Gandhi Technology Alumni Centre (GTAC) (since 2013).
  • Senate Library Committee (Chairman’s nominee, 2013-14).
  • Committee for framing Institute Testing and Consultancy Rules (2014-15).
  • Building Committee (VBS Purvanchal University, 2013-14).
  • Civil Works Committee (BHU, 2005-09).
  • Renovation of operation theatre and fire-fighting system for Sir Sunderlal Hospital (BHU, 2011-12 & 2012-13).