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M.TECH: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee


POSITION: Adhoc Faculty

PhD: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

PHONE: +91 9528020326

AREAS OF INTEREST: Laterally and Axially Loaded Piles, Earth Retaining Structures, Ground Improvement, Granular Anchor Piles




  • Chandaluri, V. K., and Sawant, V. A. (2020) “Influence of sloping ground on lateral load capacity of single piles in clayey soil.” International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 14(4), 353-360. DOI:
  • Ganesh, R., and Chandaluri, V. K. (2018) “Determination of Required Reinforcement Force in Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Walls Under Seismic Loadings.” International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering, 4(3), 1-8. DOI:
  • Kumar, P., Kumar, M., Chandaluri, V. K., & Sawant, V. A. (2018). “Uplift Capacity of Single And Group of Granular Anchor Pile System.” Journal of Civil Engineering, Science and Technology, 9(1), 34-40. DOI:
  • Varma, M., Sawant, V. A., and Chandaluri, V. K. (2017). Effect of soil structure Interaction on response of G+ 3 building. Journal of Structural Engineering (India).
  • Chandaluri, V. K., Sawant, V. A., and Shukla, S. K. (2015). “Seismic stability analysis of reinforced soil wall using horizontal slice method.” International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering, 1(3), 1-10. DOI:

International Conferences

  • Chandaluri, V.K. and Sawant, V.A. (2017). “Effect of pile head fixity on lateral capacity of pile located at crest of clay slope.” In Proceedings of GeoOttawa 2017, the 70th Canadian Geotechnical Conference and the 12th Joint CGS/ IAH-CNC Ground water Conference (GEOOTTAWA 2017) held at Ottawa, Canada between 01-04 October 2017
  • Chandaluri, V.K. and Sawant, V.A. (2016). “Critical Review on Effect of Proximity of Slope on Load Carrying Capacity of Pile.” In Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering (ICETCE-16), held between 21-22 October 2016 at KNIT, Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

National Conferences:

  • Chandaluri, V.K. and Sawant, V.A. (2016). “Effect of Slope Angle on Pile Response.” In Proceedings of National Conference on Technical Advancements in Civil Engineering, held between 04-05 April 2016 at Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India.

Book Chapter:

  • Gupta, A., Chandaluri, V. K., Sawant, V. A., and Shukla, S. K. (2019). “Development of Design Charts for the Dynamic Active Thrust from c–phi Soil Backfills.” In Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (pp. 111-122). Edited by  Boominathan and Adimoolam Subhadeep Banerjee, Springer, Singapore