Nasar T



Professional Experience: 

  • Dept. of Applied Mechanics & Hydraulics, NITK, Surathkal from March 2015
  • Department of Civil Engineering, TKM Institute of Technology, Kollam
  • Department of Civil Engineering, TocH Institute of Science and Technology, Ernakulam
  • Assistant Professor, School of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Indian Maritime University, Cochin Campus, India, Ministry of Shipping, GOI
  • Department of Civil Engineering, Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education, Nagercoil
  • Senior Marine Engineer DAR AL-Handasah (Shair & Partners) Pune-411028, India
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Academic Background

Ph. D.(Ocean Engg.) Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM), Chennai, India, (2008)

M.E. (Structures), College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University, Chennai, India,(2003)

B.E. (Civil Engg.), Madurai Kamarajar University, Madurai, India,(1998) 

Conference Proceedings: 

Areas of Interest
  • Wave structure interaction
  • Coastal engineering
  • Liquid sloshing dynamics in engineering applications
  • Development of smart materials
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Dynamics of Offshore Structures
  • Design of Offshore Structures


Significant Projects

1. Funding Agency -SERB, DST, GOI; Project Amount – INR.32.67 Lakhs Title of the project: Optimal damping of porous screen in TLD-Structure interaction (File No CR/2015/000176); Duration: 2016-19. Role: Principal Investigator
2. Funding Agency -DST, GOI; Project Amount – INR118 Lakhs, Title of the project: "Impounding of River flood waters along Dakshina Kannada Coast: A sustainable strategy for water resource development"- File Number: IMP/2018/001298, Duration: 2019-21. Role: Co Investigator
3. Funding Agency -MHRD, GOI; Project Amount – INR 78 Lakhs, Title of the project: " Renewable energies from Ocean: Adoptable and Sustainable technologies for Indian conditions"- File Number: SPARC/2018-2019/P689/SL, Duration: 2019-20. Role: Co Investigator

Book Chapters: 

Supervision of Ph.D

3 (on-going)

Funded Projects (Ongoing): 

Significant Publications

  • Experimental study of Liquid sloshing dynamics in a barge carrying tank,Nasar, SA Sannasiraj, V Sundar,Fluid Dynamics Research 40, 427-458
    Top 3rdamong the Top 25 Hottest Articles in Fluid Dynamics Research, April to June 2008
    Top 6th among the Top 25 Hottest Articles, Fluid Dynamics Research, July to Sept 2008
  • GATE scorer and received fellowship for pursuing M.E course in college of engineering Guindy, June 2001 – January 2003.
  • Received HTRA from MHRD, India for pursuing Ph.D course in IIT Madras, January 2004 – December 2007.
  • Best paper award in 37th Indian National Cartographic Association (INCA) International Congress on Geoinformatics for Carto-Diversity and it's management, 2017, Naval Hydrographic Office, Indian Navy, Dehradun.
  • Certificate of Recognition by IISc. Bangalore for the contribution to the project titled Coastal reservoir concept to impound Nethravathi River Flood waters: A sustainable strategy for water resource development for Mangalore and Bangalore

M.Tech Students (Completed): 


M.Tech Students (Ongoing): 


Ph.D Students (Completed): 


Contact us

Dr. K. Varija.,
Professor and Head
Department of Water Resources & Ocean Engg
(Formerly Applied Mechanics & Hydraulics), NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
Hot line: +91-0824-2474050/3040
Email: hodwroe[AT]nitk[DOT]edu[DOT]in

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