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Dr. Amit Kumar Verma
Assistant Professor
Department of Mining Engineering IIT BHU
akverma.min@iitbhu.ac.in
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Area of Interest: 
Geomechanics, Slope stability and Landslide, Tunneling, Underground Space Technology, Numerical Modelling

Educational Background

Level Duration Institute Discipline & Specialization
PhD 2012 Indian Institute of Technology- Bombay Rock Mechanics

B.Tech.

IIT-JEE Rank:3600

2006 Indian Institute of Technology, BHU,Varanasi Mining Engineering
Sl. No. Position Institute Duration
1 Assistant Professor IIT(ISM) Dhanbad 5 years
2 Endeavour Executive Fellow Department of Civil Engineering, Monash University, Australia 1 month
3 Visiting Faculty Rock Mechanics Division, TU Clausthal, Germany 1.0 month
4 INSPIRE Faculty Indian School of Mines-Dhanbad 1.5 months
5 Scientist C National Geotechnical Facility-Dehradun  
4 months
6 Research Associate
 
The Energy and Resources Institute, New Delh
 
2 year, 8 months
7 Senior Research Fellow IIT Bombay 1 year, 2 months approx.
8 Technical Marketing Executive Zeus Numerix Pvt. Ltd.  
5 months approx.
9 Graduate Research Fellow University of California-Davis, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, USA 1 year,
6 months
10 EGIDE Fellow Ecole  Polytechnique  de  University  de  Grenoble, Department  of  Civil  Engineering,  France 3 months
11 Summer Trainee Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 3 months
 

Courses Teaching

  1. Numerical Methods in Geomechanics (MN 431): Open Elective: 2018-19

Software Developed

  1. Coming Soon..............

International Journals

IF: Impact Factor

  1. Manish Kumar Jha, A. K. Verma, Pradeep Kumar Gautam, Anil Negi (2017) Study of Mechanical Properties of Vindhayan Shaly Rocks at Elevated temperature, Journal Geological Society Of India, vol.90, 0016-7622/2017-90-3-000/ (I.F.: 0.632)
  2. Ritesh D Lokhande, V M S R Murthy,K B Singh, C P Verma, A K Verma (2017) Numerical Modeling Of Pot-Hole Subsidence Due To Shallow Underground Coal Mining In Structurally Disturbed Ground, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series D (accepted)
  3. Abhishek Kumar Singh, Anil Negi, Amit Kumar Verma and Santan Kumar (2017) Analysis of Stresses Induced due to a Moving Load on Irregular Initially Stressed Heterogeneous Viscoelastic Rock Medium, J. Eng. Mech., 2017, 143(9): 04017096 (I.F. 1.66)
  4. PK Behera, K Sarkar, AK Singh, AK Verma, TN Singh (2016) Erratum to: Dump Slope stability analysis–a case study, Journal of the Geological Society of India 89 (2), 226-226 (I.F.: 0.632)
  5. Kripamoy Sarkar, Ashok Kumar Singh, Anurag Niyogi, Prasanta Kumar Behera, A. K. Verma and T. N. Singh (2016) The assessment of slope stability along NH-22 in Rampur-Jhakri Area, Himachal Pradesh, Journal of the Geological Society of India, vol. 88 (3), pp 387–393 (I.F.: 0.632)
  6. Prasanta Kumar Behera, Kripamoy Sarkar, Ashok Kumar Singh, A. K. Verma and T. N. Singh (2016) Dump slope stability analysis – A case study, Journal of the Geological Society of India, vol. 88(6) , pp 725–735 (I.F.: 0.632)
  7. AK Verma, TN Singh, Nikhil Kumar Chauhan, K Sarkar (2016) A Hybrid FEM–ANN Approach for Slope Instability Prediction, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A, vol. 97(3), pp. 171-180
  8. Jayraj Singh, AK Verma, Haider Banka, TN Singh, Sachin Maheshwar (2016) A study of soft computing models for prediction of longitudinal wave velocity, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, vol. 9(3), pp. 1-11 (I.F. 0.86)
  9. AK Verma, Abhinav Sirvaiya (2016) Intelligent prediction of Langmuir isotherms of Gondwana coals in India, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology vol. 6 (1), pp. 135-143
  10. Verma, A.K., Jha, M.K., Maheshwar, S., Singh, T.N and Bajpai, R.K. (2016) Temperature-dependent thermophysical properties of Ganurgarh shales from Bhander group, India Environ Earth Sci, vol. 75: 300. doi:10.1007/s12665-015-4992-4 (I.F. 1.435)
  11. Manish Kumar JhaA. K. Verma, Sachin Maheshwar, Ankur Chauhan (2015) Study of temperature effect on thermal conductivity of Jhiri shale from Upper Vindhyan, India, Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment doi:10.1007/s10064-015-0829-3 (I.F. 1.825)
  12. AK Verma and Abhinav Sirvaiya (2016) Comparative analysis of intelligent models for prediction of Langmuir constants for CO2 adsorption of Gondwana coals in India, Geomechanics and Geophysics for Geo-Energy and Geo-Resources, vol.2(2), pp 1-13
  13. PK Gautam, AK Verma, MK Jha, K Sarkar, TN Singh,RK Bajpai (2016) Study of Strain Rate and Thermal Damage of Dholpur Sandstone at Elevated Temperature, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, vol. 49(9), pp 1-11 (I.F. 2.819)
  14. P. K. Gautam, A. K. Verma, S. Maheshwar, T. N. Singh (2015) Thermomechanical Analysis of Different Types of Sandstone at Elevated Temperature, Rock Mech Rock Eng, DOI 10.1007/s00603-015-0797-8 (I.F. 2.819)
  15. S. Maheshwar, A. K. Verma, T. N. Singh, Bajpai, R.K. (2015) A Numerical Study of THM Interference between Two Nuclear Waste Canisters of a Deep Geological Repository, Int. Jol. of Earth Sciences and Engineering, vol 8(3), pp. 21-30 (I.F. 0.15)
  16. S. Maheshwar, A. K. Verma, T. N. Singh, Bajpai, R.K. (2015) Study of thermo-hydro-mechanical processes at a potential site of an Indian nuclear waste repository, Int. Jol. of Earth Sys. Sci.. (Accpeted)
  17. A.K. Verma, Abhinav Sirvaiya (2015) Intelligent prediction of Langmuir isotherms of Gondwana coals in India, J Petrol Explor Prod Technol., DOI 10.1007/s13202-015-0157-y
  18. Verma A.K., Pradeep Gautam, Singh T. N., Bajpai R. K.(2015) Discrete element modelling of conceptual deep geological repository for high-level nuclear waste disposal, Arab J Geosci, DOI 10.1007/s12517-014-1762-7 (I.F. 1.224)
  19. A.K.Verma (2014) A Comparative Study of Various Empirical Methods to Estimate the Factor of Safety of Coal Pillars, American Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, 2(1):17-22
  20. A.K. Verma, T. N Singh, Sachin Maheshwar (2014) Comparative Study of Intelligent Prediction Models for Pressure Wave Velocity, Journal of Geosciences and Geomatics, 2(3):130-138
  21. A.K.Verma, S. Roy and P.K.Gautam (2013) Estimation of groundwater seepage rate into Maneri-Uttarkashi  power  tunnel:  an Analytical Approach, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering Vol. (6) (I.F. 0.042)
  22. A.K. Verma and T. N. Singh (2013) Prediction of water quality from simple field parameters, Environmental Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s12665-012-1967-6
  23. Singh, T.N. and Verma A. K. (2013) Soft Computing and GIS for landslide susceptibility assessment in Tawaghat area, Kumaon Himalaya, Natural Hazards, vol. 65(1),  pp 315-330 (IF: 1.24)
  24. A. Jain, A.K. Verma, V. Vishal and T.N. Singh, 2012, Numerical Simulation of Fault Reactivation Phenomenon, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, DOI: 10.1007/s12517-012-0612-8 (IF: 1.14)
  25. Kripamoy Sarkar, Singh, T.N. and Verma, A.K. (2012), “A numerical simulation of landslide-prone slope in Himalayan region—a case study”, Arabian Jol. of Geosciences, vol 5 (1), pp 73-81 (IF: 1.14)
  26. Verma A. K. and Singh, T.N. (2013), “Comparative study of Cognitive Systems for Ground Vibration Measurements”, Neural Computing and Applications, 22(1): 341-350 (IF: 0.7)
  27. Verma, A. K., Saini, M. S. , Singh, T. N., Avi Dutt and Bajpai, R. K. (2013) Effect of  excavation  stages  on  stress and pore pressure changes for an Underground Nuclear repository. Arabian Jol of Geosciences, 6(3): 635-645
  28. Verma A. K. and Singh, T.N. (2013), “A Neuro-Fuzzy Approach for Prediction of Longitudinal Wave Velocity”, Neural Computing and Applications, 22(7), pp 1685-1693 (IF: 0.7)
  29. Avi Dutt, Saini, M. S., Singh, T. N., Verma, A. K. and Bajpai, R. K. (2011), “Analysis of thermo-hydrologic-mechanical impact of repository for high-level radioactive waste in clay host formation: an Indian reference disposal system”, Environ. Earth Sci., 66:2327–2341 (IF: 1.06)
  30. Verma, A. K., Singh, T.N. and Bajpai, R.K. (2011), “Effect of excavation stages on stress and pore pressure changes for an Underground nuclear repository”, Arabian Jol. of Geosciences, DOI 10.1007/s12517-011-0382-8.(IF: 1.14)
  31. Singh, T.N. and Verma A. K. (2011), “Comparative analysis of intelligent algorithms to correlate strength and petrographic properties of some schistose rocks”, Engineering with Computers,  28:1–12. (IF: 0.74)
  32. Singh, T.N.,Verma, A. K., Kumar, T. and Avi Dutt (2011), “Influence of shear velocity on frictional characteristics of rock surface”, Jol. of Earth Syst. Sci., Indian academy of Sciences, vol. 120(1), pp 1–9.(IF:0.82)
  33. Singh, T.N. and Verma, A. K. (2010), Static and dynamic analysis of a landslide”, Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk, vol. 1(4), pp 323-338.
  34. Verma, A. K. and Singh, T.N. (2010), “Intelligent systems for ground vibration measurement: a comparative study”, Engineering with Computers, DOI 10.1007/s00366-010-0193-7.(IF: 0.74)
  35. Verma, A.K. and Singh, T.N. (2010), “Assessment of tunnel instability—a numerical approach”, Arabian Jol. of Geosciences, 3(2),  pp 181-192. (IF: 1.14)
  36. Singh, T.N. and Verma, A. K., (2010), Sensitivity of total charge and maximum charge per delay on ground vibration, Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk, vol.1 (3), pp 259 – 272.
  37. Verma, A.K., Singh, T.N. and Monzeji, M. (2010), Intelligent prediction of heating value of coal, Iranian Jol. of Earth Sciences, vol.1(2), pp 132-138.
  38. Verma, A.K. and Singh, T.N. (2010), “Modeling of a Jointed Rock Mass under Triaxial Conditions”, Arabian Jol. of Geosciences, vol.3(1), pp 91-103. (IF: 1.14)
  39. Sinha, S., Singh, T. N., Singh, V. K. and Verma, A. K. (2010), “Epoch determination for neural network by self-organized map (SOM)”, Computational Geosciences, 14(1), pp 199-206. (IF: 1.35)
  40. Verma, A.K., Bajpai, R. K., Singh, T. N., Narayan, P. K.  and Avi Dutt (2010), “3D instability analysis of an underground geological repository-an Indian case study”, Arabian Jol. of Geosciences, DOI 10.1007/s12517-010-0131-4.(IF: 1.14)
  41. Singh. T.N., Kanchan, R., Verma, A.K. and Saigal, K. (2008), “Reply to the comments by Tarkan Erdik and Zekai Sen on: A Comparative Study of ANN and Neuro-fuzzy for the prediction of Dynamic constant of rock mass”, Jol. of Earth Syst. Sci., 117(6), pp 975-977. (IF: 0.82)
  42. Singh, T.N., Verma, A.K, and Sharma, P.K. (2007), “A Neuro-Genetic approach for prediction of time dependent deformational characteristic of rock and its sensitivity analysis", Int. Jol. of Geotechnical and Geological Engg., vol.25, pp 395-407.
  43. Sitharam, T.G., Maji, V.B. and Verma, A.K. (2006), "Practical Equivalent Continuum Model for Simulation of Jointed Rock Mass using FLAC-3D”, Int. Jol. Geomech., 7(5), pp 389-395.
  44. Singh, T.N. and Verma, A.K. (2005), “Prediction of creep characteristic of rock under varying environment” Int. Jol. of Environmental Geology, vol.48(4-5), pp 559-568.( IF: 1.08)
  45. Singh, T.N., Verma, A.K., Singh, V. and Sahu, A. (2005), “A neurofuzzy approach for the prediction of Slake Durability Index of some coal measure rocks”, Int. Jol. of Environmental Geology, vol.47(2), pp 246-253.(IF: 1.08)
  46. Singh, T.N., Kanchan, R. and Verma, A.K. (2005), “A Comparative Study of ANN and Neuro-fuzzy for the prediction of Dynamic constant of rock mass”, Proceeding of Ind. Academy of Sciences: Earth and Planetary Sci., 114 (1), pp 75-86. (IF: 0.941)
  47. Singh, T. N., Kanchan, R., Saigal, K. and Verma, A. K. (2004), “Prediction of P-wave velocity and Anisotropic property of rock using Artificial Neural Network technique”, Jol. of scientific and industrial research, vol. 63(1), pp 32 – 38. (IF: 0.59)
  48. Singh, T.N., Kanchan, R., and Verma, A.K. (2004), “Prediction of blast induced ground vibration and frequency using an artificial intelligence technique”, Noise and Vibration Worldwide, 35 (11), pp.7-15.

National Journals

  1. Verma, A.K. (2011), “Shale gas in India: Developmental, Technological and Policy issues”, Energy Security Insights, 2(1), pp. 32 -43
  2. Singh, T.N., Verma, A.K., Singh, S., Jadhav, V.B. and Thote, N.R. (2009), “Ground Vibration Assessment using Genetic Algorithm technique”, Visfotak, vol.4, pp 17-24.
  3. Singh, T.N. and Verma, A.K. (2009), “Stress response around fracture surface under uniaxial loading”, e-Journal Earth Science India, 2(3), pp 148-159.
  4. Singh, T.N., Kanchan, R. and Verma, A.K. (2009), “Strain analysis of rocks of Kishangarh area, Rajasthan, India, The Icfai University Journal of Earth Sciences, 3(2), pp 29-40.
  5. Verma, A.K. and Singh, T.N. (2009), “A Neuro-Genetic approach for prediction of compressional wave velocity of rock and its sensitivity analysis”, Jol. of Earth Sci. and Engg., 2(2), pp 81-94.
  6. Verma, A.K., Singh, T.N, Verma, M.K. and Kripamoy Sarkar (2009), “Predictions of shear displacement in fully grouted rock bolt”,  Jol. of Rock Mechanics and Tunneling Technology, 15(2), pp 117-130.
  7. Verma, A.K. and Kanchan, R. (2007), “Prediction of Drill Performance by Physico Mechanical Properties – an Intelligent Approach”, Institute of Engineers, India, vol. 87, pp 49-55.
  8. Singh, T.N., Pandey, A.C. and Verma, A.K. (2006), “Prediction of Elastic Constants of Rock by Dynamic Waves”, Mining Engineers Jol., 8 (2), pp 19-27.
  9. Singh,T.N. and Verma, A.K. (2005), “Prediction of rock strength using simple field parameters by fuzzy and multivariate regression analysis”, Mining Engineers Journal, 7 (5), pp 15-22.
  10. Singh, T.N., Kanchan, R., Verma, A.K. and Singh,S. (2003), “An Intelligent approach for prediction of Triaxial properties using unconfined uniaxial strength”, Mining Engineering Journal, vol. 5(4), pp 12-16.

Chapters Contributed in Books

  1. A.K.Verma,  T.N. Singh and Sachin Maheshwar (2015) Artificial Intelligent Approaches for Prediction of Longitudinal Wave Velocity in Rocks, Handbook of Research on Advanced Computational Techniques for Simulation-Based Engineering, published by IGI Global
  1. A.K.Verma  and T.N. Singh (2012) Influence of Young’s Modulus and Poisson’s Ratio on the Displacement around a Circular Tunnel, Earth System Processes and Disaster management, International Society of Earth Scientists (Springer) (In Press)
  2. A. K. Verma , K. Sarkar and T. N. Singh (2011) Numerical modeling for Landslides, Slope  Stability- Natural and Man made slope, chap.- 24(edited by T N Singh and Y C Sharma), Yavu education of India, New Delhi, ISBN NO.978-93-8071-84-0, 387-405
  3. K. Sarkar , A. K Verma and T. N. Singh (2011) Jointed rock mass behavior along road cut slope in Luhri area, Himachal Pradesh, India, Slope Stability- Natural and Man made slope, chapt.- 10 ( edited by T N  Singh and Y C Sharma), Yavu education of India, New Delhi, ISBN NO.978-93-8071-84-0,  155-165.
  4. T. N. Singh. and A.K.Verma (2009), “Predicting Shear Wave Velocity Of Rock -Mass By Fracture Parameters”, Earth System Sciences, Inagural Ceremony of Indian Science Congress (Vol.-1) Pages: 89 – 105. ISBN No. 13:978 - 81 - 8069 -613 – 8
  5. C.F.Leung & Y.X.Zhou (2007), “Rock Mechanics in Underground Construction” Published 2007 by World Scientific, ISBN: 981270437X
  6. T.N. Singh, M. Khandelwal and A.K.Verma (2005) A study on the strength and deformational characteristics of jointed rockmass, Edited G Balra and M.Balra, Torino, Italy, 191-198.

International

  1. Verma A.K., Pradeep Gautam, Singh T. N.,Bajpai R. K.(2015)Numerical Simulation of High Level Radioactive Waste for Disposal in Deep Underground Tunnel, Engineering Geology for Society and Territory - 1:499-504, ISBN 978-3-319-09300-0,Springer International Publishing
  2. Sarkar, K., and Verma, A.K., 2013, Static and Dynamic analysis of soil slope-A case study, International Conference on Future Challenges in Earth Sciences for Energy & Mineral Resources, ISM Dhanbad,  pp.236.
  3. Verma. A.K., Singh, T.N. and Bajpai, R.K. (2013) Study of thermo-hydro-mehchanical processes at the potential site of an Indian nuclear waste repository, Rock Mechanics for Resources, Energy and Environment – Kwasniewski & lydzba (eds) (EUROCK-2013), pp. 531-536, ISBN: 978-1-138-00080-3
  4. Verma, A.K. and  Singh, T. N. (2012) A Neuro-Fuzzy Approach for Prediction of Longitudinal Wave Velocity-An Intelligent Approach, National Workshop on Wavelets, Multiresolution and Multifractal Analyses  in Earth,  Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences-Current Trends,Feb.29-Mar.02,2012,Mumbai, pp.-34
  5. Verma, A.K and Singh, T.N. (2012), Changes in hydro-mechanical monitoring parameters during construction of a deep geological repository, RockEng 2012 - Rock Engineering for Natural Resources, 21st Canadian Rock Mechanics Symposium, be held in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, to be held from May 5 to 9, 2012. (Abstract Accepted)
  6. Verma, A. K., Singh, T. N. and Monjezi, M. (2010), “Intelligent Prediction of Heating Value of coal and its sensitivity analysis”, 1st Int. Applied Geological Congress, 27th April, Oral-A, Iran.
  7. Singh, T. N. and Verma, A.K. (2009), “Effect of Earthquake on Rock Structure Interaction -A Slope Stability Analysis” Fifth International Conference On Recent Advances In Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering And Soil Dynamics and Symposium in honor of professor I. M. Idriss”, SAN diego, CA - may 24-29, 2010 (Abstract Accepted)
  8. Singh, T. N. and Verma, A.K. (2008), “Fire study in long tunnel using numerical simulation”, Proc. Nat. Sem. Rock Machine-Interaction in Excavations, pp 223-229.
  9. Singh, T.N. and Verma, A.K. (2007), “Evaluating the slope instability of the Amiya Slide”, Rock Mechanics, Meeting society Challenges and demand (Edited by Eberhardt, Stead & Morrison, Taylor & Francis Pub. London), pp 993-998.
  10. Yudan, J., Ranjith, P.G, Verma, A.K., Choi, S.K. and Haque, A. (2006), “A Parametric Study on Flow of Groundwater in Fractured-Porous Media”: 3D Simulation, Session 91-ARMS-A0513, 4th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium (ARMS 2006)
  11. Singh, T.N., Khandelwal, M. and Verma, A.K. (2005), “A Study of the Strength and Deformational Characteristics of Jointed Rockmass”, IACMAG-2005, Italy, pp 191-198.
  12. Sitharam, T.G., Maji, V.B. and Verma, A.K. (2005), “Equivalent Continuum Analyses of Jointed Rockmass”, 40th U.S. Symposium on Rock Mechanics (USRMS): Rock Mechanics for Energy, Mineral and Infrastructure Development in the Northern Regions, held in Anchorage, Alaska, June 25-29.
  13. Singh, T.N., Kanchan, R., Verma, A.K. and Singh, S. (2004), “Adaptive Neuro-fuzzy model based prediction of fracture toughness of rock, Int. Fuzzy Conf., Talbiate Modrassass Technical University, Tehran, Iran, pp 57-63.
  14. Singh, T .N., Saigal, K., Kanchan, R. and Verma, A.K. (2004), “Prediction of p-wave by simple field observations”. In W. Schubert : Rock Engineering - Theory and Practice; Proceedings of the ISRM Regional Symposium EUROCK 2004 & 53rd Geomechanics Colloquy,Austria; pp. 499-502. Verlag Glückauf Essen, Essen, Germany
  15. Singh, T.N., and Verma, A.K. (2004), “Instability evaluation of rock slope”, ITALIA-2004, 32nd Int. Geological Congress, Florence, Italy,(accepted in session G-02.30:The interplay between soil and rock mechanics and engineering geology related to stability assessment for slopes and underground works sponsored by IAEG).

 National

 
1. RK Bajpai, AK Verma, Sachin Maheshwar (2016) Modeling of thermal evolution of near field area around single pit mode nuclear waste canister disposal in soft rocks, Proceedings of the twentieth DAE-BRNS symposium on thermal analysis,Indian Thermal Analysis Society.
2.Nikhil Kumar, A.K. Verma. T.N. Singh, and K. Sarkar, 2014,Comparative Analysis of methods for prediction of a Landslide, INDOROCK-2014, New Delhi, pp 567-576.
3.A.K. Verma, P. K. Gautam , T. N. Singh and R.K. Bajpai (2014)Discrete element modelling of  deep geological repository for high level nuclear waste disposal, Technical Session – 5, Design and Modelling of Excavations, National Seminar on Innovative Practices in Rock Mechanics (IPRM-2014), NIRM
4. Verma A.K. and Singh, T.N. (2013) Hybrid Intelligent models for prediction of compressional wave velocity of rocks, National Seminar on ‘Explosives & Blasting Techniques for Mining, Quarrying & Infrastructure Industry’ (EBTMQI), NIT Karnataka, Sept. 27-28, 2013
5. Sarkar, K., and Verma, A.K., 2013, Static and Dynamic analysis of soil slope-A case study, International Conference on Future Challenges in Earth Sciences for Energy & Mineral Resources, pp.236.
6. Singh, T. N. and Verma, A.K. (2009), “Predicting Shear Wave Velocity of Rock -Mass By Fracture Parameters”, Earth System Sciences, Inagural Ceremony of Indian Science Congress, vol.1, pp 89 – 105. ISBN No. 13:978 - 81 - 8069 -613 – 8
7. Verma, A.K. and Singh, T.N. (2009), “Numerical Prediction of Storage Capacity of CO2 in an Abandoned Jharia Coalfield”,  Int. Conference on Climate Change and sustainable management of Natural Resources, IASCA, Gwalior, 2009 (Abstract  Accepted)
8. Verma, A.K., Singh, T.N. and Sarkar, K. (2009) , “Static and Dynamic analysis of a landslide- A Case Study”, Proc. Nat. sem. on Geodynamics, sedimentation and biotic response in the context of India-Asia collision" Aizwal, Mizoram, pp 49-65.
9. Pellet, F. and Verma, A.K. (2006), “The effect of excavation rate on tunnel stability”, Technical session 3H, A168, 2nd Int. Congress on computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS 06).
10. Singh, T.N., Verma, A.K. and Sahu, A. (2005), “Slake Durability of Shaly Rock and it’s prediction”,TECMAC-2005,Conference on Technological Advancements and Enviromental Challenges in Mining and Allied Industries in the 21st Century, 215-232 ,Department of Mining Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela.
11. Verma A.K. (2004), “Prediction of dynamic constant of rock mass using systematically optimized ANN model”, Prastuti-IEE(UK), pp 29.
12. Singh, T.N., Kanchan, R. and Verma, A.K. (2004), “Application of Knowledge Based System (KBS) in Geomechanics”, Geomintech Symp., Bhubaneswar, pp 61–66

Professional Membership

  1. Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA)
  2. International Society of Rock Mechanics
  3. The Mining, Geological & Metallurgical Institute of India
  4. Mining Society, BHU Varanasi
  5. Mining Engineers Association of India\

Citations

  All Since 2013
Citations 967 798
h-index 21 17
i10-index 34 32
Sl.No. Sponsoring Agency Amount
(in Lakhs)
Status
1 Inspire Faculty Award, DST 35 Ongoing
2 IIT(ISM) 7.5 Completed
3  Fast Track Award, DST 15.0 Completed
4 Start-Up Grant, UGC 6.0 Completed
5 MoES 34.18 Ongoing
6 DST 49.74 Ongoing
7 DAE 30.89 Ongoing
8 GTZ Germany 7.5 Completed

1. Coordinator: Four days workshop conducted on Application for Numerical Simulation for Slope stability Mitigation and Management” from 15-18 February 2018  
 

2. Co-Coordinator: Eight days Education Abroad – India Programme for the students of the University of South Florida-St. Petersburg, USA on “Sustainable Coal Mining Practices” from 03.08.2017 to 10.08.2017 at IIT(ISM), Dhanbad
 

3. Coordinator: Three days Training Cum Field Workshop for Numerical Simulation of Landslide Studies from 15th February to 17th February 2016.

4. Professional development programme titled “Advances In Rock Mechanics And Numerical Modelling For Strata Control In Underground Coal Mines” for the executives of SECL from December 07, 2015 to December 25, 2015

5. Six months professional development programme titled “Rock Mechanics In Hard Rock Mining” for the executives of HZL in 2014

List of PhD Students

Sl.No. Name Title Status
1 Sachin Maheswar Near-Field Evolution of Thermo-hydro-mechanical-Damage processes in Indian Deep Geological Repositories for Nuclear Wastes. Completed
2 Pradeep Gautam Experimental design of coupled THM Analysis in rock during underground radioactive waste disposal Completed
3 Nikhil Kumar Analysis of dump slope stability of a coal mine and development of stabilization techniques Presubmission
4 Ashok Kr. Singh Landslide Risk Analysis around Rampur Area, Himachal Pradesh, India Ongoing
5 Prasant Behera Dump slope stability analysis of open cast mines in Talcher coal field, Angul District, Odisha Presubmission
6 Manish Jha Thermo mechanical modeling of coal bearing sedimentary rock for underground coal gasification Completed
7 Anil Kumar Mathematical modelling of rock slope stability in permafrost environment Ongoing
8 Balram Kumar Shale and coal characterization for coal bed methane and shale gas production Ongoing

List Of MTech Students

Sl.No. Name Title Status
1 Abhishek Sagar Finite Element Modelling of Simultaneous Working of an Open Cast and Underground Coal Mine 2013-14
2 Gagandeep Singh Chauhan Support Design for Establishing Safe Hard Cover in an Underground Coal Mine 2013-14
3 Ankur Chauhan Characterization of rocks based on thermal conductivity 2014-15
4. Ajyant Kumar Rock Characterisation of various overburden formations in India Coal Mines 2015-16
5. V.S.Sabarish Numerical modelling on Pillar Stability in an underground mine due to overlying overburden dump load 2015-16
6. Arun Prabhu L Coefficient of restitution of rockfall and its relationship with rock properties 2015-16
Sl. No. Organization Designation From To Roles and Responsibilities
 
1
IIT(ISM) Dhanbad
 
Member, IIT(ISM) Innovation Group 2017 2018 Responsible for framing of rules and regulation for overall development of the institute
2 Dept. of Mining Engg., IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Assistant Placement Incharge, Mining Engineering 2014 2018 Looking after placement of UG/PG students
3 Dept. of Mining Engg., IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Faculty Incharge, Time Table 2016 2018 Preparation of time table for UG and MTech (Mining)
4 IIT(ISM) Dhanbad
 
Departmental Coordinator, TEQIP III 2017 2018 Implementation of TEQUIP III pbjectuves
5 Dept. of Mining Engg., IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Convener & Chairman, Moderation Board, M Tech (Mining Engineering) 2014 2018 Moderation of question papers for MTech in Mining Engg.
6 Dept. of Mining Engg., IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Coordinator, M Tech (Mining Engineering) 2014 2018 Coordinating administrative and academic affairs of M.Tech Mining Engineering students
7 IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Member Secretary, International Relation and Alumni Affairs, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad 2014 2018 Looking after signing of MoU of IIT(ISM) with Foreign universities
8 Dept. of Mining Engg., IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Member, Tabulation Board 2014 2018 Tabulation of UG/PG marks
9 Dept. of Mining Engg., IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Member, Departmental International Relation and Alumni Association representatives 2014 2018 Looking after signing of MoU of Mining Engineering department with Foreign universities
10 IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Member, Antiragging Squad 2014 2018 To look after antiragging activities for 1st year B.Tech students
11 Dept. of Mining Engg., IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Nominated for scrutiny of documents for JEE students 2014 and 2015 2014 2018 Counselling and Scrutiny of documents for JEE students 2014 and 2015
12   Member, BOCS 2014 2018  
13 Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research, Dhanbad Member, Technical Sub Committee     Vetting of Techno-commercial proposals for purchase of 2000KN compression testing machine
14   Question paper setter for ISM Entrance exam      
15 CAFET-INNOVA Technical Society, CITS Maharashtra Section, Hyderabad Ex-Vice President      
16 The Mining, Geological & Metallurgical Institute of India, Dhanbad Chapter Joint Secretary