Institute of Technology

Prof. Digesh D Joshi

Prof. Digesh D Joshi


Total Experience 7 Year
Educational Qualification M. Tech Computer Aided Structural Analysis and Design (CASAD)
Research Area Progressive Collapse Analysis and Design of Structures, Finite Element Analysis, Analysis and Design of Precast Concrete Buildings
General information
Designation Assistant Professor
Office Phone 079-30642218
Cabin No B-211
Email digesh.joshi@nirmauni.ac.in
Experience
Teaching 6 Year 7 Month
Industry 11 Month
Contact
Website -
Blog -
Membership Life member of ISTE

Specialization
Specialization Areas Structural Engineering
Subject Taught UG Mechanics of Solids, Structural Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Advanced Strength of Materials, Engineering Mechanics
Subject Taught PG Advanced Structural Mechanics

Hobbies
Outdoor Sports

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - Achievements


TitleDescriptionAchieved On
Best Paper Award Received Best Paper Award (Commendation Certificate) during 20th Annual Convention & National Seminar of IBC held at New Delhi for presenting paper titled "Linear and Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis for Progressive Collapse Evaluation of a Asymmetric RC Building" during 19th Annual Convention and National Seminar on "Information Technology & CAD in Construction Industry" held at New Delhi from 6th to 8th February 2014 organized by Indian Buildings Congress (IBC). September 2015

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - Experience


Institute / OrganizationDesignationDuration
Civil Engineering Department, Institute of Technology, Nirma UniversityAssistant Professor June 2011 To till date
Linde Engineering India Pvt. Ltd., Vadodara, GujaratTrainee Engineer (Post-Graduate) July 2010 To June 2011

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - Publication


 

Book Chapter

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Experimental Evaluation of Performance of Dry Precast Beam Column Connection (Book Name: Advances in Structural Engineering) ISBN No. 978-81-322-2186-9 (Print)Springer IndiaVolume Three (Materials)2015

International Conference

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Experimental Study on Precast Beam Column Connections Constructed Using RC Corbel and Steel Billet under Progressive Collapse Scenario (Proceedings of Structures Congress 2015 held at Portland, Oregon, U.S.A. during April 23-25, 2015) ISBN (PDF): 978-0-7844-7911-7American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2015
An experimental study to evaluate performance of wet precast beam column connections (Published in proceedings of International Seminar and Exhibition on “Recent Developments in Design and Construction for Precast Concrete Technology (REDECON-2014)"  Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (ACCE), Bangalore Centre 2014
Analysis of Frame using Applied Element Method (AEM) (published in Procedia Engineering - Science Direct) ISBN Number - 978-1-6274-8633-0Science Direct (Proceedia Engineering)512013
Linear Static Analysis of Two Dimensional Structure using Applied Element Method (Published in proceedings of 4th International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS-2012)    2012
Various Approaches for Mitigating Progressive Collapse of Asymmetrical RC Building (Published in the proceedings of Structures Congress 2012 organized by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) at Chicago, Illinois, USA during 29 - 31 March, 2012) ISBN Number - 978-0-7844-1236-7American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2012
Linear and Nonlinear Static Analysis Methods for Assessment of Progressive Collapse Potential of multistoried Building (Published in the proceedings of the Structures Congress 2010 jointly organized by ASCE and AISC at Florida, USA, 12-15 May, 2010) ISBN Number - 978-0-7844-1112-4American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2010
Static Analysis of Beams using Applied Element Method (published in 8th Biennial Conference-Structural /Engineering Convention (SEC 2012) at SVNIT, Surat, 19-21 December 2012)     

International Journal

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Behavior of wet precast beam column connections under progressive collapse scenario: an experimental study 2008-3556 (print)International Journal of Advanced Structural Engineering (Springer Open)Volume 6, Issue 42014

National Conference

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Behaviour of Precast Portal Frame Constructed with Wet Connections: An Experimental Study  Gujarat State Chapter, The Institution of Engineers (India) 2015
Linear and Nonlinear dynamic analysis for progressive collapse evaluation of asymmetrical RC building (Published in proceedings of 19th Annual Convention and National Seminar on “Information Technology & CAD in Construction Industry’’ organized by IB  Indian Building Congress 2014

National Journal

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Experimental assessment of dry precast beam column connections under progress collapse scenario 0970-0137Journal of Structural Engineering, Structural Engineering Research Center, MadrasVol. 43, No. 3, pp 258-2692016
An Experimental Study to Evaluate Performance of Wet Precast Beam Column Connections 2249:1228Master BuilderVolume 17, No. 6, pp 90-982015
Experimental Investigation of RC Beam-Column Assemblies under Column Removal Scenario 2231-2870Nirma University Journal of Engineering and TechnologyVol. 3, No. 12014
Applied Element Method: Evolution and Applications 0974-6528The IUP Journal of Structural Engineering, IUP Publications - A Division of ICFAIVol. VII, No. 42014

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - Qualification


QualificationSpecializationUniversityPassing Year%Class
M.Tech. Structural Engineering (CASAD) Nirma University Institute of Technology May 2010   
B.Tech. Civil Engineering Nirma University Institute of Technology May 2008   

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - Activity


Activity TypeActivity TitlePlaceDateFaculty Role
Other Technical Events Summer Faculty Research Fellowship (SFRF) - 2012 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-Delhi)28/05/2012Participant
National Seminar 19th Annual Convention and National Seminar on “Information Technology & CAD in Construction Industry” organized by Indian Building Congress (IBC) Mavlankar Auditorium, New Delhi06/02/2014Participated and presented paper during seminar
International Conference 4th Nirma University International Conference on Engineering (NUiCONE-13) Institute of Technology, Nirma University28/11/2013Participated and presented paper during conference
International Workshop ISTE workshop on “Engineering Mechanics” remotely organized by IIT-Bombay Institute of Technology, Nirma University26/11/2013Participant
National Seminar "New Construction Technology for Affordable Housing" organized by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA)31/08/2013Participant
International Workshop ISTE workshop on "Aakash for Education" remotely organized by IIT Bombay Institute of Technology, Nirma University10/11/2012Participant
International Conference 3rd Nirma University International Conference on Engineering (NUiCONE 2012) Institute of Technology, Nirma University06/12/2012Participated and presented paper during conference
Other Technical Events Winter IISc National Training for Entry to RESEARCH (WINTER-2009) Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore28/12/2009Participant
International Conference The 2010 Structures Congress / North American Steel Construction Conference (NASCC) organized by the Structural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Orlando, Florida, USA12/05/2010Participated and presented paper during conference
QIP QIP short term course on "Finite Element Method & Applications in Civil Engineering" organized by Civil Engineering Department, IIT Bombay IIT Bombay05/05/2014Participant
National Conference 31st National Convention of Civil Engineers on "Innovative Concepts Emerging in Modern Construction Technology and Use of Smart Materials for Construction" Ahmedabad20/09/2015Participant and also presented technical paper

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - Research Projects


Fund TypeAgencyStart DateDurationPrincipal Investigator
External FundingDST-SERB15/06/20143 YearsPI - Prof. Paresh V. Patel,CO PI - Prof. Digesh D Joshi
Internal FundingNirma University20/09/20131 YearPI - Prof. Digesh D Joshi, Prof. Harsh Khodidas Kapadia,CO PI - Prof. Alpeshkumar Ishwarbhai Patel

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - Project Guided


Project TitleDescriptionDuration
Behavior of Precast Beam-Column Connection under Progressive Collapse Scenario   June 2014
Study the Behavior of Di erent Types of Precast Beam Column Connection   June 2014
Role of Reinforcement Detailing in Progressive Collapse Resistance of RC Beam   May 2013

Prof. Digesh D Joshi - PhD Students