Dr.Y.K.Sabapathy B.E (Civil), M.E. (Structural Engg.), Ph.D.

Email SabapathyYK@ssn.edu.in
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Dr.Y.K.Sabapathy, working as a Professor has about 29 years of experience in teaching, research and industry. He is an Anna University authorized research supervisor. He had worked in various capacities in Civil Engineering Construction Industry and also as Consultant in 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) reinforcement bars and FRP Stirrups which can be used in the place of steel reinforcement in concrete structures. He has developed new varieties of FRP fibers used in concrete for which he has applied patent. He has published 14 technical papers related to all his research works.

He is also passionate in developing automobile components and has developed “FRP Engine connecting rod” and “FRP open coil springs” for which he has also applied for patent.

He has interacted with many experts in the manufacturing and construction industries in doing collaborative research. He was the key person involved in our institution getting an MOU signed with Jindal Steel Works (Salem).

He teaches subjects like Engineering Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Concrete Structures, Steel Structures, Basics of Dynamics and Aseismic Design, Design of reinforced concrete and brick masonry 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.


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