Jagdish Prasad Sahoo

 
Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Specialization


Research Interest

 

Education

  • B. Tech in Civil Engg, Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar, 2000.
  • M. E. in Civil Engg. (Specialization in Geotechnical Engg.), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2003
  • Ph.D. in Engineering (Specialization in Geotechnical Engg.), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2013

Website(s)

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  • Journals

  • Kumar, B., and Sahoo, J. P. (2019). “Support pressure for circular tunnels advanced below water bodies.” Tunneling and Underground Space Technology, Elsevier, Accepted.

  • Kumar, B., and Sahoo, J. P. (2019). “Support pressure for circular tunnels in two layered undrained clay.” Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Elsevier, Accepted.

  • Sahoo, J. P. and Kumar, B. (2019). “Support pressure for stability of circular tunnels driven in granular soil under water table.” Computers and Geotechnics, Elsevier, 109, 58-68.

  • Sahoo, J. P. and Kumar, B. (2019). “Stability of circular tunnels in clay with an overlay of sand.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 19(3):https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0001360.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Ganesh, R. (2019). “Seismic uplift resistance of circular plate anchors in sand.” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Engineering, 172(1), 55-66, https://doi.org/10.1680/jgeen.17.00124.

  • Ganesh, R., Khuntia, S. and Sahoo, J. P. (2018). “Seismic uplift capacity of shallow strip anchors: A new pseudo-dynamic upper bound limit analysis”. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Elsevier, 109, 69-75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2018.03.004.

  • Sahoo, J. P. and Kumar, J. (2018). “Required lining pressure for the stability of twin circular tunnels in soils.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, Vol. 18, Issue 7,https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0001196.

  • Sahoo, J. P. and Ganesh, R. (2018). “Discussion on estimation of passive earth pressure against rigid retaining wall considering arching effect in cohesive-frictional backfill under translation mode.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, Vol. 18, Issue 7,https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0001032.

  • Sahoo, J. P. and Ganesh, R. (2018). “Vertical uplift resistance of rectangular plate anchors in two layered sand.” Ocean Engineering, Elsevier, 150, 167-175, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.12.056.

  • Khuntia, S., and Sahoo, J. P. (2018). “Vertical uplift capacity of strip plate anchors embedded horizontally adjacent to cohesive-frictional soil slopes”. International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 18(3),https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0001088.

  • 11.Ganesh, R., Khuntia, S., and Sahoo, J. P. (2018). Closure to “Bearing Capacity of Shallow Strip Foundations in Sand under Eccentric and/or Oblique Loads.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, (accepted).

  • Sahoo, J. P. and Ganesh, R. (2018). “Kinematic Limit Analysis Approach for Seismic Active Earth Thrust Coefficients of Cohesive-Frictional Backfill.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 18(1),https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0001030.

  • Ganesh, R., and Sahoo, J. P. (2017). “Vertical uplift capacity of a group of shallow circular plate anchors in sand.” Marine Georesources and Geotechnology, Taylor and Francis,https://doi.org./10.1080/1064119X.2017.1410868.

  • Ganesh, R., and Sahoo, J. P. (2017). “Vertical uplift resistance of plate anchors with the fluctuations of groundwater table.” International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering, Springer, DOI 10.1007/s40891-017-0084-8.

  • Sahoo, J. P. and Khuntia, S. (2017). “Lower bound solutions for uplift capacity of strip anchors adjacent to sloping ground in clay.”Marine Georesources and Geotechnology, Taylor and Francis,https://doi.org./10.1080/1064119X.2017.1322647.

  • Ganesh, R., and Sahoo, J. P. (2017). “Seismic Passive Resistance of Cohesive-Frictional Soil Medium: A Kinematic Limit Analysis.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 17(8),https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000896.

  • Ganesh, R., and Sahoo, J. P. (2017). Discussion on “Seismic Uplift Capacity of Horizontal Strip Anchors Using a Modified Pseudodynamic Approach.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE,https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000471.

  • Khuntia, S., and Sahoo, J. P. (2016). “Undrained uplift resistance of strip plate anchors in clayey slopes.” International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor and Francis, 1-16, DOI 10.1080/19386362.2016.1238561.

  • Xie, Y., Leshchinsky, B., Ganesh, R., and Sahoo, J. P. (2016). “Discussion: Active earth pressures from a log-spiral slip surface with arching effect.” Géotechnique Letters, 6(3), 13, DOI: 10.1680/jgele.16.00080.

  • Ganesh, R., and Sahoo, J. P. (2016). “Uplift capacity of horizontal strip plate anchors adjacent to slopes considering seismic loadings.” Soils and Foundations, Elsevier, 56 (6), 998-1007,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sandf.2016.11.005.

  • Ganesh, R., Khuntia, S., and Sahoo, J. P. (2016). “Bearing Capacity of Shallow Strip Foundations in Sand under Eccentric and/or Oblique Loads.” International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE,http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000799.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2015). “Ultimate bearing capacity of shallow strip and circular foundations by using limit analysis, finite elements, and optimization.” International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 9(1), 3041.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2014). “Stability of a circular tunnel in the presence of pseudostatic seismic body forces.” Tunelling and Underground Space Technology, Elsevier, 42, 264276.

  • Kumar, J., Chakraborty, M., and Sahoo, J. P. (2014). “Stability of Unsupported Vertical Circular Excavations.” Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001118.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2014). “Vertical uplift resistance of two interfering horizontal anchors in clay”. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001073.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2014). “Vertical uplift resistance of two closely spaced horizontal strip anchors embedded in cohesive-frictional weightless medium”. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 51 (2), 223−230.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2013). “Stability of long unsupported twin circular tunnels in soils.” Tunelling and Underground Space Technology, Elsevier, 38, 326–335.

  • Kumar, J., and Sahoo, J. P. (2013). “Bearing capacity of strip foundations with geogrid sheets by using upper bound finite element limit analysis”. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Wiley, 37(18), 3258−3277.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2013). “Horizontal pullout resistance of a group of two vertical anchors in Sand”. Journal of Civil Engineering, KSCE, Springer, 17(7), 1614–1620.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2013). “Stability of a long unsupported circular tunnel in clayey soil by using upper bound finite element limit analysis.” Proceedings, Indian National Science Academy, 79(4), 807-815.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2012) “Seismic stability of a long unsupported circular tunnel”. Computers and Geotechnics, Elsevier, 44, 109–115.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2012) Vertical uplift resistance of two horizontal strip anchors with common vertical axis”. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor and Francis, 6(4), 485–495.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Kumar, J. (2012) “Horizontal pullout resistance for a group of two vertical plate anchors in clays”. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Springer, 30, 1279–1287.

  • Kumar, J., and Sahoo, J. P. (2012) “An upper bound solution for pullout capacity of vertical anchors in sand using finite elements and limit analysis”. International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE, 12(3), 333–337.

  • Kumar, J., and Sahoo, J. P. (2012) “Vertical uplift resistance of a group of two coaxial anchors in clay”. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 138(3), 419–422.

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Pradhan, P. K. (2010) “Effect of lime stabilized soil cushion on strength behavior of expansive soil”. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Springer, 28, 889–897.

  • Sahoo, J. P., Pradhan, P. K., and Subba Rao, K. S. (2008) “Behavior of stabilized soil cushions under cyclic wetting and drying”. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor and Francis, 2(2), 89–102.

  • Ganesh, R. and Sahoo, J. P. (2019). “Pseudodynamic seismic stability analysis of cohesive-frictional soil slopes.” 7th International Conference in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Rome, Italy, 2526-2533.

  • Kumar, B. and Sahoo, J. P. (2018). “Stability of square tunnels in two layered clayey soil.” Indian Geotechnical Conference, TH-07, 1-4, IISc Bangalore, India, December 2018.

  • Ganesh, R., Sahoo, J.P. (2015) Influence of ground water on the ultimate uplift resistance of circular plate anchors. In: Proceedings, Indian geotechnical conference, Pune, India.

  • Sahoo, J. P., Sahoo, S., and Yadav, V. K. (2010) “Strength characteristics of fly ash mixed with lime stabilized soil”. Proc. of the Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC), December 16-18, IIT Bombay, Vol.1, 429–432.

  • Pradhan, P. K., Sahoo, J. P., and Kar, R. K. (2007) “Behavior of randomly distributed fiber reinforced soil”. Technical papers of National Conference on Rural Roads, 22-24 May, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, 132–139.

  • Pradhan, P. K., and Sahoo, J. P. (2007) “Strength characteristics of randomly distributed fiber reinforced soil”, Proc. of National Conference on Recent Advancements in Civil Engineering, 1-2 March, CET, Bhubaneswar, India, 170–174

  • Sahoo, J. P., and Subba, Rao, K.S. (2004) “Effect of stabilised non- standard cohesive non-swelling soil used as cushion to expansive soil”. Proc. of the Indian Geotechnical Conference, 18-20 December, NIT Warangal, 1, 148–153.

  • Outstanding contribution in reviewing papers for the year 2018: Tunneling and Underground Space Technology, Elsevier

  • Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor and Francis.

  • Reviewing Papers from the following Journals:

  • Canadian Geotechnical Journal

  • International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE

  • Soils and Foundations, Elsevier

  • Ocean Engineering, Elsevier

  • Tunneling and Underground Space Technology, Elsevier

  • Marine Georesources & Geotechnology, Taylor and Francis

  • Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Springer

  • International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Taylor and Francis

  • Indian Geotechnical Journal

  • Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies

  • Life member of Indian Geotechnical Society

  • Life member of Indian Roads Congress

  • Life member of Indian Society for Construction Materials and Structures

  • Life member of Indian Society of Earthquake Technology

  • Member of Executive Committee of Indian Society of Earthquake Technology for the term 2019-2021.

  • Member of Executive Committee of Society for Promotion of Soil Dynamics in India for the term 2018-2020.

  • Conference on Numerical Modeling in Geomechanics-2017 (CoNMig-2017) at IIT Roorkee during March 03-05, 2017.

  • Landslide Analysis and Mitigation at IIT Roorkee on December 07, 2018.

  • Secured All India Rank 14th (99.67 percentile) in the GATE -2001 (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering)

  • Secured 3rd rank in Civil Engineering in College of Engineering and Technology (Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology), Bhubaneswar

  • Secured State level 3rd 3.rank in Civil Engineering in the JEE-L (Joint Entrance Examination For Lateral Entry)

  • Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology merit scholarship from July, 1998–July, 2000.

  • National merit scholarship from August, 1993–August, 1996.

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Room: Room no. 3, Block 'C', Old SAC Building,
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-2147 (O):

Email: jpsahoo[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

   
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