National Conference on

Recent Advances in Construction Materials and Structures

February 2-3 2023

In Association With

PSG Centre for Academic Research and Excellence (PSG CARE)

Technical Partner

Indian Society for Construction Materials and Structures
Indian concrete institute, Coimbatore Centre

Industry Partner

UltraTech Cement
Menna Fiberglas Industries

Publication Partner

Journal of Building Materials and Structures

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Conference Date

February 2-3, 2023


PSG College Of Technology
Avinashi Rd, Peelamedu
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641004

About College

PSG College of Technology (PSGCT), established in the year 1951 by PSG & Sons’ Charities, is an ISO 9001 - 2015 certified autonomous college affiliated to Anna University. The college offers 23 undergraduate programmes and 32 postgraduate programmes. Under the banner of PSG Industrial Institute, there are on-campus manufacturing units of machine tools, pumps, motors and off-campus foundry units. Furthermore, PSG Tech has established very good network with industry, research institutes, alumni and entrepreneurs. PSG Tech was ranked second under colleges/Institutes (Govt. & Govt. Aided) (Technical) by ATAL Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA), Ministry of Education, Government of India in the year 2021 and the best industry linked institution by AICTE-CII in the year 2012.
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About Department

The Department offers one undergraduate programme in Civil engineering and post graduate programmes in Structural Engineering and Infrastructure Engineering. The department has conducted many international conferences and national conferences and several short-term refresher courses, AICTE sponsored summer / winter schools besides carrying out numerous consultancy works. International Conference EQADS 2011 on Earthquake Analysis & Design of Structures and SCACT 2012 on Sustainability Challenges and Advances in Concrete Technology have been organized. The department has expert faculty and excellent computational and experimental facilities. Several PhD degrees have been awarded and currently 15 students are pursuing their research work in the department. Many sponsored research projects have also been completed. The department has received laboratory enhancement grant and library grant under National Programme on Earthquake Engineering Education (NPEEE).

About Conference

The focus of this conference is to highlight researches and developments that show new and innovative ways of achieving sustainability of construction materials and technologies. This conference on Recent Advances in Construction Materials and Structures will provide a forum for young scientists, engineers, research scholars and students to present and discuss the latest advances, technical knowledge, continuing research, tools and solutions for concrete manufacturing, design and technologies for construction from several perspectives.

Chief Patron

Shri L Gopalakrishnan
Managing Trustee
PSG & Sons' Charities


Dr K Prakasan
PSG College of Technology


Dr M Palanikumar
Head of Civil Engineering Department
PSG College of Technology


Prof C G Sivakumar
Associate Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
PSG College of Technology
Prof M Manivannan
Associate Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
PSG College of Technology

Organizing Secretaries

Dr S Praveenkumar
Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr.)
Department of Civil Engineering
PSG College of Technology
Mrs S Sharmila
Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr.)
Department of Civil Engineering
PSG College of Technology


Ms R Dhoushika
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
PSG College of Technology
Ms N Akhila
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
PSG College of Technology

Advisory Committee

Members of Advisory Committee

  • Dr R.Rudramoorthy ,Director,PSG CARE
  • Dr J V Ramasamy, Dean Academics, PSG TECH
  • Prof R Ragupathy,Dean Administration, PSG TECH
  • Dr L S Jayagopal,Director, Mithran Structures, Coimbatore
  • Dr Manu Santhanam, Professor & Head, Civil Engineering, IIT Madras
  • Dr P K Gupta, Professor, Civil Engineering, IIT Roorkee
  • Dr Sukhdeo R. Karade, Chief Scientist, CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee
  • Dr S Parivallal, Chief Scientist, CSIR-SERC, Chennai
  • Dr G S Venkatasubramani,Director, S G Structural Engineers, Coimbatore
  • Dr Mahendrakumar Madhavan, Professor, Civil Engineering, IIT Hyderabad
  • Dr S Kalirajan, Dy. Dean, L&T Institute of Project Management, Chennai
  • Dr K Baskar, Professor, Civil Engineering, NIT Tiruchirappalli
  • Dr K Sivakumar, DGM, L&T Construction, Chennai
  • Dr G Ganesan, Proprietor, Meena Fibres, Pondicherry

Technical Committee

Members of Technical Committee

  • Dr Amlan Kumar Sengupta, Professor, Civil Engineering, IIT Madras
  • Dr V G Srisanthi, Professor & Head, Civil Engineering, CIT Coimbatore
  • Dr R Thenmozhi, Professor & Head, Civil Engineering, GCT, Coimbatore
  • Dr P Anbazhagan, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering IISC Bangalore
  • Dr Prakash Nanthagopalan, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, IIT Bombay
  • Dr Sonalisa Ray, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, IIT Roorkee
  • Dr B B Das, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, NIT Surathkal
  • Dr M Anbarasu, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, GCE Salem
  • Dr Smitha Gopinath, Principal Scientist, CSIR-SERC, Chennai
  • Dr A Bahurudeen, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, BITS Pilani – Hyderabad
  • Dr S Rahima Shabeen, Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr.), Civil Engineering, Anna University, Chennai
  • Dr R Siva Chidambaram, Senior Scientist, CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee
  • Dr Sunitha K Nayar, Visting Faculty, Civil Engineering, IIT Palakad

Organizing Committee

Members of Organizing Committee

  • Dr K Nalinaa, Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Dr M Ibrahim Bathusha, Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Ms A Thilagam, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Dr P Senthilkumar, Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Dr K Elangovan, Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Mr A Rajkumar, Assistant Professor (Sr Gr) , Civil Engineering
  • Mr T Ramesh, Assistant Professor (Sr Gr) , Civil Engineering
  • Ms V Vanathi, Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Ms N Dharani, Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Mr G Venkatraman, Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Ms M Rajeswari, Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Dr M R Nivitha, Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering


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Call for papers

Participants from Academia , R & D oraganizations are invited to submit orginal and unpublished full research papers, review papers and case studies on the given topics but not limited to.
Industry participants are invited to submit short case studies on their R&D activities. The papers submitted will be subjected to plagiarism detection to verify their originality by the organizing institution, before technical review process. (Accepted similarity: less than or equal to 15% for research papers and 20% for review articles)


  • Cementitious Materials
  • Chemical Admixtures
  • Green Materials and Technology
  • High-Performance Concrete
  • Lightweight Concrete
  • Previous Concrete
  • Recycled Materials/ Waste in Concrete
  • Special Concretes
  • Alternatives for aggregates
  • Characterization of structural concrete
  • Composite materials in concrete construction
  • Mineral admixtures in cement and concrete
  • Proportioning concrete mixtures
  • Composite Structures
  • Concrete Structures
  • Industrial structures
  • Dynamics of Structures
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Masonry Structures
  • Non-Destructive Evaluation
  • Offshore Structures
  • Smart Structures
  • Steel structures
  • Structural Health Mon itoring Systems
  • Heritage structures

Registration Details

The registration fee for participants and delegates to attend /present papers (Inclusive of GST).

  • Faculty members/Research Scholars   : Rs.2000/-
  • Students (UG/PG)                                      : Rs.1000/-
  • Industry participants                                  : Rs. 3000/-
  • Students /Attendees (without paper);    : Rs.750/-

Payment Details

Vendor Name PSG Center for Nonformal and Continuing Education
Address Avinashi Road, Peelamedu, Coimbatore - 641004
City & Pin Code COIMBATORE-641004
Region (State) TAMILNADU
Telephone 0422-4344448
Fax 0422-2573833
GST No 33AAATP2881N8Z0
SAC Code 999293
Bank Account No 1481267367
Name of Account Holder PSG Center for Nonformal and Continuing Education
IFSC code CBIN0280913
Bank Name Central Bank of India
MICR CODE 641016006
Bank Branch Address Peelamedu, Coimbatore-641004

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Important Dates

  • Last date for submission of full papers    : October 20, 2022
  • Full paper Acceptance notification            : December 1, 2022
  • Final camera ready submission                  : December 23, 2022
  • Conference                                                     : Feb 2-3, 2023


Select high quality papers presented in the conference will be considered for publication in the following journals:
(Indexed in: SCOPUS, Conference Proceedings Citation Index, INSPEC)
(ISSN:2353-0057, EISSN:2600-6936)
(ISSN / EISSN : 2217-8139)

*Peer review process, Acceptance and Charges for the publication, as per norms of the journals.

Remaining presented papers in the conference will be published in conference proceedings with ISBN Number.
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Contact Us

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    Dr S Praveenkumar
    Mrs S Sharmila
    Organizing Secretaries
    Department of Civil Engineering
    PSG College of Technology
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    98948 61585
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