65 Years of
Excellence

Civil Engineering

Name : Dr. Ajaya Kumar Nayak
Designation : Associate Professor & Head
Phone No. : +91-9777460423
Email Id : ajayanayak07@gmail.com
Date of Birth : 29-04-1969
Date of Joining : 08-09-2011

BTech (NITRKL), ME(IISc, Bangalore), PhD(University of Southampton, UK)

Structural Engineering

Research: 13 Years
Teaching: 09 Years

Graduate Level : Steel Structures, Structural Analysis-II
Post Graduate Level : Level Theory of Elasticity & Plasticity, Advanced Design of Steel Structures

Structural Engineering

Ph. D. Candidates : 02 Nos (On going)
M. Tech. Candidates : 06 (Completed), 02 (On Going)
  1. GATE Scholarship to carry out ME Program at IISc Bangalore
  2. UK Govt Scholarship to carry out PhD Program at University of Southampton, UK
1. American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics
2. American Society of Mechanical Engineers 3. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  1. PMGSY Consultancy

International Publications

  1. A.K. Nayak, R.A. Shenoi and J.I.R. Blake, “ A Study of Transient Response of Initially Stressed Composite Sandwich Folded Plates”, Composites Part B: Engineering, Vol 44, 2013, pp.67-75.
  2. A.K. Nayak, R.A. Shenoi and S.S.J. Moy, “Dynamic response of Composite Sandwich Plates Under In-Plane Stresses”, Composites Part-A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Vol. 37, 2006, pp.1189-1205.
  3. A.K. Nayak, R.A. Shenoi and S.S.J. Moy, “Transient Response of Initially Stressed Composite Sandwich Plates”, Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, Vol. 42, 2006, pp.821-836.
  4. A.K. Nayak, S.S.J. Moy and R.A. Shenoi, “A Higher Order Finite Element Theory For Buckling and Vibration Analysis of Initially Stressed Composite Sandwich Plates”, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 286, 2005, pp.763-780.
  5. A.K. Nayak and R.A. Shenoi, “Assumed Strain Finite Elements For Buckling and Vibration Analysis of Initially Stressed Damped Composite Sandwich Plates”, Journal of Sandwich< Structures and Materials, Vol. 7, 2005, pp.307-334.
  6. A.K. Nayak, R.A. Shenoi and S.S.J. Moy, “Transient Response of Composite Sandwich Plates”, Composite Structures, Vol. 64, 2004, pp.249-267.
  7. A.K. Nayak, S.S.J. Moy and R.A. Shenoi, “Quadrilateral Finite Elements for Multi-layer Sandwich Plates”, Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, Vol. 38, 2003, pp.377-394.
  8. A.K. Nayak, S.S.J. Moy and R.A. Shenoi, “Free Vibration Analysis of Composite Sandwich Plates Based on Reddy's Higher-Order Theory”, Composites Part B: Engineering, Vol. 33, 2002, pp. 505-519.
  9. A.K. Nayak, R.A. Shenoi and S.S.J. Moy, “Analysis of Damped Composite Sandwich Plates Using Plate Bending Elements with Substitute Shear Strain Fields Based on Reddy's Higher-Order Theory”, Proceedings of The Institute of Mechanical Engineers, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Sciences, Vol. 216, 2002, pp.591-606.

National Publications

  1. J. Munda, P.K. Pradhan and A.K. Nayak, “ A Review on the performance of Modified Cam-Clay Model for fine grained Soil”, Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Technology, Vol 1, 2014, pp.62-67
  1. A.K. Nayak and R.A. Shenoi, “The Finite Element Analysis of Sandwich Plates and Shells”, in the Theory and Applications of Sandwich Structures, University of Southampton, Editors: R.A. Shenoi, A. Groves and Y.D.S. Rajapakse, 2005, pp. 267-286.
  2. A.K. Nayak, “Finite Element Modelling for Composite Wind Turbine Blades”, in Recent Advances in Composite Materials for Wind Turbine Blades, Dr Brahim Attaf (Ed.), 2013, pp. 1-24.
A.N. Nayak and A.K. Nayak, “Advances in Mechanics and Materials”, VSS University of Technology, Burla, India. (Edited Book), February 2012. For a National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanics and Materials 2012
  1. Warden Visakha Hall of Residence
  2. Vice President Sports Society
  3. Advisor Civil Engineering Society
  4. HOD Architecture
  5. PIC Computational Lab.
  6. PIC Civil Work

Any other Distinction:
Self-motivated, disciplined, dutiful and having effective communication skills

Present Address : 
3R/29, Professor Colony,
VSSUT, Burla 768017, Burla
  Permanent Address : 
At/Po/Via: Chudamani,
Dist: Bhadrak, Odisha