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Name : Dr. Sudhi Mary Kurian

Department : Civil Engineering

Designation : Professor


Office Phone: 04742712024

Mobile: 9387265487


Department of civil engineering
TKM College of Engineering


  • Bsc.Engg(Civil Engg), College of Engineering,Trivandrum,1984
  • M.Plg(Housing), School of Planning and Architecture,New Delhi, 1991
  • Ph.D,CET,Trivandrum,2009
  • PDQM,AIMA-CME,Delhi,2001

Professional Experience

  • 1 1/2 years Industrial Experience

Research Interest

  • Quality Management in construction industry
  • Planning
  • Housing

Ongoing PhDs.

    Consultancy and Sponsored Projects

    • Consultancy works from other Govt. Depts. and PSUs like Railways, KMML, SILK etc

    Awards and Honours

    • Gold medal in Professional diploma in quality management

    Membership in Professional Bodies

    • IEI
    • ITPI
    • ISTE
    • BAI

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Academic Auditor, APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University
    • Convenor,Internal complaints committee

    Teachng History

    • 32 years

    Courses and Training Attended

    • Computational Methods in Civil Engineering, CET, May 1991
    • Co-generation and Power Prospects, Anna University, May 1992
    • Ground Contamination from Waste Disposal Activities and Their Solution, REC, Calicut, May 1992
    • Planning and Design of Building Services, IIT, Madras, June 1994
    • Interior Design Practice, REC, Calicut. May 1995
    • Strategic Planning and Institutional Development, GEC, Trichur, Nov. 1997
    • Ground Water Potential Evaluation Techniques, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, March 1998
    • Vibration Engineering, TKMCE, Kollam Oct 1998
    • Effects of contaminants on Soil and Water, GEC, Trichur, Nov. 1998
    • Management of Water Resources, TKMCE, Kollam, Nov.1999
    • Emerging trends in planning-Towards a new millennium,TKMCE, Kollam,November,2000
    • Sustainable urban Habitat, TKMCE, Kollam, Nov.2003
    • Earthquake Risk Management , TKMCE, Kollam, March, 2007
    • Structural Steel Design, MIT, Manipal, January 2010
    • Inflamora, IEEE, PES Chapter , TKMCE , March 2011
    • Role of Intellectual property rights in Technical Education, KSCSTE, TKMCE, March 2011
    • Waste Management- Issues and Priorities, TKMCE, March 2013
    • Advances in Hydro-systems Modeling and Climate Change Impact Assessment, TKMCE, Nov 2013
    • Water and Waste Water Management, TKMCE, Nov 2013
    • GIS and Applications in Civil Engineering, TKMCE, July 2013
    • Total Station & GPS, TKMCE, Nov 2013
    • Experimental Techniques in Materials and Structures, TKMCE, Jan 2014
    • Incorporation of pedagogy in Engineering Education, IISc, Bangalore Feb 2014
    • New Frontiers in Geotechnical Engineering, TKMCE June 2014
    • Innovation in Mass housing,TKMCE,January,2015
    • Art of innovative teaching and research, College of Engineering, Trivandrum ,March,2015
    • Emerging trends in construction and maintenance of structures,TKMCE,March,2015
    • Research Methodology, College of Engineering, Adoor ,November,2015
    • Tropical landscape design, TKMCE,March,2016
    • Health, Safety & Environmental Management Systems,TKMCE, July 2016.
    • Advances in concrete technology with special emphasis on sustainable development,TKMCE, February,2017
    • Vibro-acoustics, IIT Bombay, December 4-8, 2017
    • Technological advancements in materials for construction,TKMCE,January 8-13,2018
    • Rebuilding a resilient Kerala after the floods,Department of Civil Engineering ,department of Architecture and University of LEEDS,UK,6-7, January,2019
    • Contemporary technologies for water and waste water management,TKMCE, January, 7-12,2019
    • Research avenues in Coastal engineering,TKMCE, January, 14-19,2019

    Book Chapter:

    • Mechanics of Solids
    • Introduction to Mechanics of Solids

    International Journals:

    • Performance evaluation of road over bridge using Primavera, IJRASET,Vol.5,Issue X,October,2017,DOI:10.22214
    • Performance evaluation of Kollam bypass road construction Kavanad to Kallumthazham stretch, IJERT, Vol.6, Issue.10, October,2017, ISSN:2278-0181

    National Journals:

    • Implementing TQM in Construction Industry, Journal of Builder’s Association of India,Vol.36,No.8, August,2003
    • Quality Certification for the Construction Industry- The Indian Context, NICMAR Journal of Construction Management, Vol XXI,July-September,2006
    • Affordable housing-avenues for institutional arrangement- a case study, NICMAR Journal of Construction Management, Vol XXV, July-September 2010
    • Assessment of Housing Quality, Institute of Town Planners, India Journal 8 - 2, 74 - 85, April - June 2011

    International Conference:

    • Structural damage detection using dynamic data, International conference on Adaptive technologies for sustainable development, Paavai Engineering College,Nammakkal,June,2011
    • Structural damage detection in beams, International conference on modelling and simulation in Civil Engg, TKMCE, Kollam, December, 2011
    • Structural damage assessment in spring elements, International conference on modelling and simulation in Civil Engg, TKMCE, Kollam, December, 2013

    National Conference:

    • Development of Housing Quality Indicators, National Seminar on Sustainable Habitat,Kollam, August,2003
    • Indian Construction Sector- Scope and problems, National Convention of Civil Engineers, IEI Cocihn, September, 2005
    • The Kerala Building Centre movement – Nirmithi Kendra, All India People Technology Congress Calcutta, February, 2007
    • Need for TQM in Housing, Technical Seminar, ITPI Kerala Regional Chapter, Trivandrum, July 2010