The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering



Dr Nihar Ranjan Patra
Author of
Pullout Capacity of Anchor Piles
EJGE, Vol. 9, Bund. C, 2004

Dr. Nihar Ranjan Patra's degrees are Ph.D., Civil Engineering, major emphasis in Geotechnical Engrg (Pile Foundation), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal, India, 2001; Master of Engineering (Civil), Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engrg, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India, 1997; B.E., Civil Engineering (Honors), I.G. I. T. Sarang, Utkal University, 1995

Nihar's areas of research interest are Soil-Structure Interaction, Design and Analysis of Deep Foundation under different Systems of Loading, Pile Group –Structure Interaction, Experimental Methods, Ground Improvement. He has Ten (10) Publications in various International and National Journals/Conferences.

Mailing Address:

Dr. Nihar Ranjan Patra
Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur – 208 016, UP, INDIA.
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