Tezpur University  |  Personal Profile  
     
       
      Dr. Ankurjyoti Saikia  
        Ph D (Tezpur University), M. Tech (IIT Kharagpur), B.Tech (NIT Silchar)  
      Designation: Assistant Professor  
      Specialization: Geotechnical Engineering  
         
      Address: School of Engineering, Tezpur University, Napaam 784028, Assam, India  
      Phone: Landline No.: 03712275955  
      E-mail: asaikia@tezu.ernet.in  
       
       
    Research Interests  
     
   

Constitutive Modeling

Soil Dynamics & Vibration Isolation

Settlement of compressible soils

Soil Structure Interaction

 
       
       
    Publications  
       
    Publications in Journals  
       
   

Analysis and Design of Open Trench Barriers in Screening Steady-state Surface Vibrations

EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING VIBRATION

Ankurjyoti Saikia and Utpal Kumar Das

2014; 13(3); 545-554
DOI: 10.1007/s11803-014-0261-x
 
       
   

Numerical Study on Screening of Surface Waves using a Pair of Softer Backfilled Trenches

SOIL DYNAMICS AND EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING

Ankurjyoti Saikia

2014; 65; 206-213
.DOI: 10.1016/j.soildyn.2014.05.012
 
       
   

Vertical Stress Averaging over a Layer Depth down the axis of Symmetry of Uniformly Loaded Circular Regime: an Analytical cum Graphical Solution

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING

Ankurjyoti Saikia

2012; 6.3; 559-364

DOI: 10.3328/IJGE.2012.06.03.359-363.

 
       
   

Precisely Estimating Primary Consolidation Settlement of Homogeneous NC Clays with an Alternate Equation

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING

Ankurjyoti Saikia

2011; 5.2; 223-227

DOI: 10.3328/IJGE.2011.05.02.223-227.

 
       
    Publications in International/National Conferences/Seminars  
   

 

 
   

Active Vibration Isolation by Open and In-filled Trenches: A Comparative Study

Ankurjyoti Saikia

Proceedings of the National Conference on Emerging Global Trends in Engineering & Technology (EGTET), Guwahati, India, February 26-27, 2016, [published in ADBU Journal of Engineering Technology, 4(1), pp. 146-148].

 
   

 

 
   

Improving Geotechnical Characteristics of Fine-Grained Soil Using Rice Husk Ash

A. Saikia, B. Nath, S. Baruah, Md. I. Rahman, V. Kumar, and A. Deka

Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Developments in Science, Management and Engineering (ICDSME-2016), Trichy, India, April 15-16, 2016, [published in IOSRD International Journal of Engineering, April 2016 issue]

 
       
   

Average vertical stress over a stratum beneath uniformly loaded square/circular footings

Ankurjyoti Saikia, Binanda K. Narzary, Jayanta D. Bharali

Proceedings of the National conference on innovation in engineering science and technology (NCIEST-2015), Pune, India, December 28-29, 2015, [published in IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), pp. 36-39].

 
       
   

Effects of backfill material properties on vibration isolation effectiveness of in-filled trenches

A. Saikia

Proceedings of Advances in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering (ACIE), Tezpur University, Tezpur, India, May 8-9, 2015.

 
   

 

 
   

 Improvement of clayey soil using cement admixture

A. Saikia, A. Kumar, G. Jagadeesh, A. Vishwakarma, R. S. Naik, S. P. Singh, R. Kumar

 Proceedings of Advances in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering (ACIE), Tezpur University, Tezpur, India, May 8-9, 2015.

 
   

 

 
   

Consolidation  settlement of NC clays with mean stress ratio approach

 A. Saikia

Proceedings of the International Conference on Geo-Engineering and Climate Change Technologies For Sustainable Environment Management, Allahabad, India, October 9-11, 2015, [published in Discovery, 40(184), pp. 228-234].

 
       
   

Finite element study on vibration isolation using dual open trench barriers

Ankurjyoti Saikia, Atanu Kumar Dutta, and Utpal Kumar Das

Proceedings of International Conference on Innovations in Civil Engineering organized by SCMS School of Engineering and Technology , Kerala, India from May 8-9, 2014 [published in IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), pp. 20-29].

 
       
   

Numerical study on vibration isolation using open trenches

Ankurjyoti Saikia and Utpal Kumar Das

Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference organized by the department of Civil Engineering, I.I.T. Roorkee, India from December 22-24, 2013.

 
       
   

An empirical design chart to estimate consolidation settlement of NC clays

Ankurjyoti Saikia

Proceedings of Indian Geotechnical Conference organized by the department of Civil Engineering, I.I.T. Delhi, India from December 13-15, 2012.

 
         
       
    Courses Taken  
       
   

ME 101   Engineering Graphics

ME 102   Engineering Mechanics

CE 204   Engineering Geology

CE 209   Geotechnical Engineering-I

CE 304   Geotechnical Engineering-II

CE 428   Applied Geotechnical Engineering

CE 426   Ground Improvement Methods

CE214     Solid Mechanics

 
       
    Awards/Honors  
       
                    Secured 15th rank (All Assam basis) in H.S.L.C 1995 conducted by Secondary Board of Education, Assam (SEBA)  
       
                    Qualified   Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) in Civil Engineering conducted by MHRD, India (2005)  
       
                   Secured 1st place in the Department of Civil Engineering (I.I.T. Kharagpur) during M.Tech 2005-2007 & hence qualified for DAAD fellowship.  
       
                   Secured 1st place in the branch of Geotechnical Engineering during M.Tech 2005-2007 from I.I.T  Kharagpur  
       
   

Full time institute scholarship, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal (July 2005-June 2007)

 
       
    Professional/Academic Experience  
       
   

              Presently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering (since October, 2009)

 
       
   

               Worked as an Engineer-E1 (Civil) in TATA Consulting Engineers Limited, Kolkata for a period of 2 years (August 2007 to September 2009)

 
       
       
   

Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Tezpur University, Napaam, Tezpur 784028, Assam, India