Titles of thesis work

Thesis Advisor ( M.Tech Thesis)

Name of the Student

Thesis Title

Year

Thomas Mathai Wave Forces and Wave Runup Studies on Large Vertical Cylinders of Arbitrary Shape 1984
Ramachandran Wave induced pressures and forces on vertical cylinders 1986
S.S.Sarma Master Plan for Development of Gopalpur Port (Orissa) 1990
P.M.Raju Sediment Dynamics off Visakhapatnam Port 1993
CH.SrinivasaRao Experimental studies on stability of breakwaters and pressures induced on them due to regular and random waves 1994
D.Raghu Wave Induced Dynamic Pressures on a Semicircular Breakwater 1995
V.Mallikarjuna Rao Numerical Investigations on Simulation of Multi Directional Waves 1995
Mahalingam Hydrodynamic Characteristics of Submerged Open Moored Cylinder 1996
J.Prema Kumar Forces on Quadrant Front Face Semicircular Breakwater 1998
Jeyakumar Wave diffraction studies for Tuticorin Harbour 1999
Sankar Reddy Hydrodynamic Performance Of Skirt Floating Breakwaters 2000
S.Sakthivel Wave run-up and pressures on smooth, serrated and dented sloping walls 2006
Y.P.Gosavi Motion of boulders due to long period waves 2014

Thesis Advisor ( Ph.D Thesis)

Name of the Student

Thesis Title

Year

Co-supervisor(**)

S.Neelamani Dynamic wave pressures on large vertical cylinder due to regular and random waves 1989 Nil
V.Mallayachari Interaction of waves with impermeable and permeable walls 1995 Nil
S.A.Sannasiraj Hydrodynamic Behaviour of Floating Breakwaters 1997 RSV
G.Anandkumar Pressures and forces on inclined cylinders due to long and short crested waves 1998 Nil
M.Kalyani Studies on the Hydrodynamic Loadings of Submerged Moored Cylinders due to waves 2000 RSV
Ram Babu Studies on scour due to waves and currents around pile foundations in clays 2000 SNR
G.Dhinakaran Experimental Studies on Hydrodynamic characteristics of perforated Semi circular Breakwaters 2003 RSV
N.Dargakumar Studies on Caissons in clay subjected to lateral static & cyclic loads 2005 SNR
PL.Vijayakumari Forces due to Waves on Tandem twin pipelines near a sloping boundary 2005 KM
Lajju Kottalil Hydrodynamic Performance Characteristics of pile supported skirt breakwater 2007 RSV
R.Balaji Characterisation of sea states from dynamics of discus data buoys 2007 SAS
Sriram Finite Element Simulation of Nonlinear Free Surface Waves 2008 SAS
Shankar Babu Scattering of Long and Short crested waves due to group of dual porous cylinders 2008 SAS
Norayanan Studies on the effect of vegetation on the forces and run-up on structures due to waves June 2009 KM
C.Krishnakumar Hydrodynamic characteristics of slotted screens under uni- and multi-directional waves Sep 2005 SAS
M.R.Behara Modelling Tsunami and its interaction with tidal amphidromes using unstructured explicit FEM April 2010 KM
P.K.Suresh Studies on the near shore sediment dynamics along Tamil Nadu coast June 2010 Nil
R.Wilbert Hydrodynamic characteristics of double chamber oscillating water column device July 2013 SAS
L.Sheela Nair Sediment Dynamics Along the coast of Keral, India July 2014 Nil

Thesis Advisor ( M.S Thesis)

Name of the Student

Thesis Title

Year

Co-supervisor(**)

T.V.S.N.Rao Studies on Wave Induced Long shore Sediment Transport on beaches and Related Phenomena 1983 Nil
P.N.Ananth Wave induced sediment transport near Paradeep Port 1988 Nil 
Sri Krishna Priya Wave Induced Dynamic Pressures on a Semicircular Breakwater 2000 RSV
Ch. Madhusudhan Experimental Studies of wave induced pressures & forces on buried and unburied Pipelines 2001 SNR
Purushotha Hydrodynamic characteristics of floating pipe breakwate 2001            RSV
Sri Veda Kumar Hydrodynamic characteristics of floating plain and perforated plate breakwaters 2001 RSV
B.V.V. Subba Rao Hydrodynamic characteristics of Quadrant Front Face Pile Supported Breakwater 2001 Nil
G.Ganesh Numerical modelling of Near shore Phenomena 2003 Nil
K.A. Roopsekhar Wave Forces On Pipelines on a sloping bottom 2003 Nil
R.Balaji Hydrodynamic Characteristics of Wave screens 2003 Nil
G.N.V.Prasad Ringing Response of Vertical cylinders in Breaking waves 2005 RSV
Kannaya Setti Wave induced pressures and forces on the deck of offshore structures 2006 KM
D.Swetha Numerical Investigations on the interaction of weakly nonlinear waves with plane, serrated and dented slopes 2010 KM
K.V.Anand Hydrodynamic Characteristics of Curved Front face and vertical seawalls 2010 Nil

Thesis Advisor ( Ongoing Ph.D thesis)

Name of the Student

Thesis Title

Year

Co-supervisor(**)

Jermie.J. Stephen Sloshing dynamics   SAS
Senthil Kumar Investigations on functional performance of coastalStructures   KM
Narendran vortex induced oscillations of a spring mass systems   KM
Lokesha Hydrodynamic Performance characteristics of artifial reefs   SAS
Anand.K.V. Nearshore dynamics and sediment dynamics   SAS
Mullai Vendhan Slamming forces on coastal structures   MVR
Jemi Jeya Wave Interaction with coastal structures   Nil
John Ashlin S Hydrodynamic optimization of Oscillating Water Column   SAS

Thesis Advisor ( Ongoing M.S Thesis)

Name of the Student

Thesis Title

Co-supervisor(**)

Samayam Satish Development a new method of regime characteristics assessment for extreme wave along the Indian coast SAS
Daniel Raj D Experimental Investigation on optimizing the projecting side walls of an oscilating water column SAS
R. Sukanya Experimental and analytical investigation of flexible sea wall SAS

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RSV: Prof. R.Sundaravadivelu, CG: Prof. C.Ganapthi, MRP: Prof. M.R.Pranesh, SNR: Prof. S. Narasimha rao, JSM: Prof. J.S. Mani, SMS: Dr. S.MeenakshiSundaram, VAS: Dr. V. AnanthaSubramanian, RN: Dr. R.Natarajan, SRG: Prof. S.R.Gandhi, PMK: Dr. P.M. Koola, KA: Dr. K.Ananthanarayanan, VSR: Prof. V.S.Raju, SAS: Dr.S.A.Sannasiraj, KM: Dr.K.Murali, SN: Dr. S. Neelamani, BM: Dr. B. Manikiam, MVR: Dr. M.V.Ramanamurthi, SR:Dr.V.Sriram