Annual lectures

Annual Lecture No.

Speaker and his photo

Topic

Abstract Journal issue, Volume and pages

1.

V.S. Krishnaswamy

A Message

(Vol. 16, No. 4, Dec. 1979, pp 130-136)

2.

Y. K. Murthy

Mitigation from Earthquake Hazards from Dam failures

(Vol. 18, No. 2, June 1981, pp. 60-68)

3.

Jai Krishna

Earthquake Disasters

(Vol. 19, No. 2, June 1982, pp. 57-75)

4.

H.B. Seed

Recent Developments in the Evaluation of Soil Liquefaction

(Vol. 20, No. 3-4, Sept.-Dec. 1983, pp. 53-77)

5.

A.S. Arya

Earthquake Disaster Mitigation Programme

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6.

B.M. Hukku

On Seismic and Neotectonic Activity  around River Valley Projects

(Paper No. 245, Vol. 22, No. 4, Dec. 1985, pp. 141-149)

7.

A.K. Chopra

Earthquake Analysis Design and Safety of Gravity Dams

(Paper No. 251, Vol. 23, No. 4, December 1986, pp. 147-199)

8.

Shamsher Prakash

Analysis and Design of Pile Foundations under Dynamic Load

(Paper No. 269, Vol. 26, No. 1, March 1989)

9.

A.R. Chandrasekaran

Strong Motion Array and Ground Motion Characteristics of Shillong Region

(Paper No. 278, Vol. 27, No. 1, March 1990, pp. 1-66)

10.

Haresh C. Shah

Recent Developments in Seismic Risk Analysis Challenges for the coming International Decade for Natural Hazard  Reduction

(Paper No. 279, Vol. 27, No. 1, March 1990, pp. 67-88)

11.

R.D. Hanson

Supplemental Damping for Improved Seismic Performance of Building

(Paper No. 300, Vol. 27, No. 4, Dec 1990, pp. 1-23)

12.

N.C. Nigam

Probabilistic Approach to Earthquake Engineering Emergence of a Practical Theory

(Paper No. 311, Vol. 28, No. 4, December 1991, pp. 1-34)

13.

Harsh K. Gupta

Artificial Water Reservoir and Earthquake

(Paper No. 324, Vol. 29, No. 4, Dec. 1992, pp. 1-21)

14.

P. Bormann

Seismotectonics and Seismic Hazard of Germany in the European Context

(Paper No. 340, Vol. 31, No. 2, June 1994, pp. 55-89)

15.

M.P. Singh

Structural Control for Seismic Protection of Structures

(Paper No. 344, Vol. 31, No. 4, Dec 1994, pp. 155-174)

16.

Anil Kakodkar

Some issue in a Seismic Design of Nuclear Structures and Components

(Paper No. 352, Vol. 32, No. 4, Dec 1995, pp. 97-126)

17.

H.N. Srivastava

Recent Developments in Seismcity Associated with Reservoirs

(Paper No. 360, Vol. 33, No. 4, Dec. 1996, pp. 241-257)

18.

R.N. Iyengar

Strong Motion: Analysis, Modeling and Applications

(Paper No. 370, Vol. 34, No. 4, Dec. 1997, pp. 171-208)

19.

B.L. Jatana

Fail Safe Large Dams in Earthquake Prone Himalayan Region

Paper No. 387, Vol. 36, No. 1, March 1999, pp. 1-13)

20.

V.S. Ramamurthy

Earthquake Technology in the New Millennium

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21.

Ravi Shanker
Director General
Geological Survey of India
27, Jawaharlal Nehru Road

Seismotectonics of Kutch Rift Basin and its Bearing on the Himalayan Seismicity

(Paper No. 411, Vol. 38, No. 2-4, June-December 2001, pp. 59-65)

22.

T.K. Datta
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian  Institute of Technology Delhi
Hauz Khas, New Delhi

A State-of-the-Art Review on Active Control of Structures

 (Paper No. 430, Vol. 40, No. 1, March 2003, pp. 1-17)

23.

M.D. Trifunac
Civil Engineering Department
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California 90089-2531, USA

70th Anniversary of Biot Spectrum

(Paper No. 430, Vol. 40, No. 1, March 2003, pp. 19-50)

24.

Prof. Bruce A. Bolt
Director
Seismology Observatory
Univ. of California, Berkeley, U.S.A.

Seismic Input Motions for Nonlinear Structural Analysis

(Paper No. 448, Vol. 41, No. 2-4, June-December 2004, pp. 223-232)

25.

Prof. Mahesh Tandon
Tandon Consultants Pvt. Ltd., 17, Link Road, Jangpura Extension, New Delhi-110 014

Economical Design of Earthquake Resistant Bridges

(Paper No. 453, Vol. 42, No. 1, March 2005, pp. 13-20)

26.

Dr. N. Lakshmanan
Director, Structural Engineering Research Centre, Taramani
Chennai-600 113

Seismic Evaluation and Retrofitting of Buildings and Structures

(Paper No. 469, Vol. 43, No. 1-2, March-June 2006, pp. 31–48)

27.



Prof. Ahmed Elgamal

Professor and Chair
Department of Structural Engineering, University of California
San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093-0085, USA

Nonlinear Modeling of Large-Scale Ground-Foundation-Structure Seismic Response

(Paper No. 488, Vol. 44, No. 2, June 2007, pp. 325–339)

28.

Dr. K.G. Bhatia
General Manager (Retd.), Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd., New Delhi and Former President, ISET

Foundations for Industrial Machines and Earthquake Effects

(Paper No. 495, Vol. 45, No. 1-2, March-June 2008, pp. 13–29)

29

Prof. S.K. Singh
Instituto de Geofisica, Universidad
Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
C.U., 04510 Mexico D.F.
Mexico

Estimation of Earthquake Ground Motion in Mexico City and Delhi, Two Mega Cities

 (Paper No. 504, Vol. 46, No. 2, June 2009, pp. 65–76)

30

Mr. K V Subramanian
TCE Consulting Engineers
Matulya Center 'A'
#249, Senapati Bapat Marg
Lower Parel
Mumbai - 400013

Evolution of Seismic Design of Structures, Systems and Components of Nuclear Power Plants

 

31.

Prof. W.D. Liam Finn
Department of Civil Engineering
Room 2005, University of British Columbia
6250 Applied Science Lane
Vancouver, BC Canada, V6T 1Z4

Evolution in Selection and Application of Ground Motions for Design