Novel Innovations and Sustainable Development in Civil Engineering2022-02-28T10:58:01+00:00

2nd International E-Conference on 

Novel Innovations and Sustainable Development in Civil Engineering (NISDCE’22)

31th March 2022 and 1stApril 2022


All the papers accepted in the conference will be peer reviewed and published in

Indexed in Scopus

ISSN:1938-5862; E-ISSN:1938-6737

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About the Institution

Vel Tech is well-known for its renowned educational practices, which has been recognized and endowed with several awards. The founders of the Institution, Col. Prof. Vel. Dr. R. Rangarajan, Chancellor & Founder President and Dr. Sagunthala Rangarajan Foundress President believe in Education for All despite their financial means which will promote and uplift the society. Global Alliances of Veltech are working on International Relations with more than 390 Institution across 30 countries and have entered in the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with 120 Institutions for various Academic and Research exchange activities. Students, Faculty members and Researchers get the collaborative platform for Academic projects to explore best leading practices and Research work with International Universities. Veltech believes that there are no boundaries in the pursuit of knowledge. Through these strategic alliances with International Universities, the standard of education at Veltech is on par with the standards of best universities in the world.

About the Department

The Department of Civil Engineering was started in the year 2009 and it offers B.Tech. Programme, M.Tech Programme (Structural Engineering and Environmental Engineering), and Ph.D Programme (All specialization in Civil Engineering). The Department has 28 faculty members (most of them with Ph.D. qualifications). The department has been accredited by NBA (Tier I).

Most of the faculty members are fellow and member of professional bodies in various fields of Civil Engineering covering the areas of concrete, soil mechanics, water resources and remote sensing. Faculty members continuously update their knowledge by attending training programmes at IITs, IISc and other premier Institutions. Active participation of the faculty members in research, consultancy services & sponsored research activities help them to interact with industries and demonstrate the application of concepts in field and improve the teaching learning activities of the department.

About the Conference

Two Day International Conference on Novel Innovations and Sustainable development in Civil Engineering aims to confer the endurance of structures and innovative ideas for the sustainable development of construction industry to satisfy the needs of today and tomorrow. Eminent professors of various Universities from India and abroad will discuss their ideas about the theme. The conference will discuss about the innovative, economic, environmental and social measures that can be applicable in the construction industry.

Call for papers

The conference provides a platform for professionals, scientists, academicians, research scholars, students, industrialists and builders to disseminate the information on various aspects related to the themes mentioned below.

Conference Themes

Papers from the following themes are invited:

  • Structural Health Monitoring
  • Composite Structures
  • Light Weight Structures
  • 3-D Printing
  • Modular Construction
  • Low Carbon Construction Materials
  • Reclaimed Building Materials
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Advancements in Construction Techniques and Materials
  • Construction Management
  • Asset Mapping
  • Application of Remote Sensing and GIS
  • Hybrid Transportation
  • Pavement Geotechnics
  • Ground Improvement Techniques
  • Soil Reclamation
  • Assessment and Control of Air Pollution
  • Prevention of Groundwater Contamination
  • Solid and Hazardous Waste Management
  • Prevention of Groundwater Contamination
  • Water Resource and Water Quality Management
  • Advanced Water and Wastewater Treatment

Any other original research articles and case studies in the field of Civil Engineering are also invited.

Journal publication

1) The papers accepted for oral presentation would be published (abstracts only) in the proceedings of conference in electronic form with ISBN, provided that at latest one of authors of the paper should be registered for attending the online conference by paying the prescribed registration fee.

2) Further, based on the authors interest, all the accepted papers in the conference will be peer reviewed and published in ECS Transactions Conference Proceedings which is Indexed in Scopus. Authors are requested to kindly refrain from plagiarism in any form.

Website Link

Scopus Link

Publications: 4 Months (Maximum period)

ISSN:1938-5862; E-ISSN:1938-6737

Important Dates

Last Date for Submission of Abstract : 10th February 2022
Intimation of Acceptance of Abstract : 20th  February 2022
Last Date for Submission of Full-Length Paper as per the Format (For publication in ECS Transactions Conference Proceedings): 15th  March 2022
Last Date for Registration : 20th March 2022
(For Conference Presentation Only)

  • Abstract shall be sent to as per the template
  • Scanned copy of duly filled registration form with signature and online payment receipt shall be sent to on or before 25th March, 2022.

Conference Registration Fee

Faculty Industry / R&D / Industry Persons750*
Students / Research Scholars500*

Note: In Addition to the above, to expedite the publication process, additional charges have to be paid if the paper is accepted for publication in Scopus Indexed Conference Proceedings.

Registration fee can be paid through online:
Name: Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology
A/C No.: 75330400000013
IFSC Code: BARB0VJVELT(Fifth Digit is Zero)
Account Type: Current
Branch: VelTech Engineering College

Keynote Speakers

Organizing Committee

Chief Patrons

Col. Prof. Dr. Vel R. Rangarajan

Chancellor and Founder President

Dr. Sagunthala Rangarajan

Foundress President


Dr. S. Salivahanan

Vice Chancellor

Co -Patrons

Dr. E. Kannan


Dr. A. T. Ravichandran

Dean Academics

Dr. S. Irudayaraj

Dean – School of Mechanical and Construction


Dr. A. Geetha Selvarani

Professor & Head – Department of Civil Engineering


Dr. S. Samson


Organizing Secretary

Dr. M. Vinod Kumar

Associate Professor

+91-99949 27675

Mr.T. Udhaya Kumar

Assistant Professor

+91-6381 979803


Dr. K. Tamilarasan

Assistant Professor


Ms. D.G.S. Nivetha

Assistant Professor

Ms. V. Yamini

Assistant Professor

Joint Co-ordinator

Mr. S. Baskar
Assistant Professor


Contact Us

The Organizing Secretary – NISDCE’2022

Department of Civil Engineering,

Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R & D Institute of Science and Technology,

Avadi, Chennai – 600 062.