Kanan Thakkar

ME - Gujarat Technological University, PhD (Thesis Submitted) Sardar Vallabhbhai NIT, Surat

Assistant Professor

  •  0135 – 7144000, 7144300
  • Specialisation

    Structural Engineering

  • Research Interest

    Seismic analysis and design; smart materials and their structural applications; Shape memory alloys & composite materials; structural dynamics; finite element analysis; constitutive relationship; seismic retrofitting of structures; analysis & design of bridges; statistical analysis; design of experiments; factorial design; optimization; multi-objective decision making.

  • Brief Profile

    Ms. Kanan Thakkar is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering and Technology (SoET), DIT University, Dehradun.

    She has done her PhD in Civil Engineering with specialization in Structural Engineering from Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (S V NIT), Surat, Gujrat. She has done her Masters of Civil Engineering with specialization in Structural Engineering from Merchant Institute of Technology (MIT), Mehsana, Gujarat. She has done her Bachelors of Civil Engineering from Government Engineering College (GEC), Patan, Gujarat. She has more than 7 years of academics, research and consulting experience. She has published numerous research papers in national/ international journals and conference proceedings. She has organized several STTPs, seminars, webinars, symposiums and workshops. She has been a reviewer in various international conferences and journals. She has been awarded as “Outstanding Woman Researcher” in an International Conference ICSICME2020, in January 2020.

    • Structural Analysis & Design, Concrete Technology, Earthquake Engineering, Structural Dynamics, Rehabilitation & Retrofitting of Structures, Analysis & Design of Bridges.

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