Dr.Y.K.Sabapathy B.E (Civil), M.E. (Structural Engg.), Ph.D.
Dr.Y.K.Sabapathy, working as a Professor has about 23 years of experience in teaching, research and industry. He had worked in various capacities in Construction and Consultant companies both in India and abroad.
He has obtained his B.E. (Civil Engineering) degree from University of Mysore, M.E (Structural Engineering) degree from Annamalai University and his Ph.D. from College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University. He has done his Ph.D. research work related to a study of “Shear Behaviour of Fiber Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Reinforced Concrete Deep Beams”. During his Ph.D. research work he has innovated a new method to manufacture Fiber Reinforced Plastic (FRP) bars and Stirrups which can be used in the place of steel reinforcement in concrete structures. He has published two technical papers related to his research work.
He teaches subjects like Engineering Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Concrete Structures, Steel Structures, Advance Composite Materials. He has guided many Projects related to FRP Composites for U.G & P.G. students. Besides teaching he has also worked as an Institutional valuer and as a consultant.