Department Activities

Department Activities 2021-22

Expert Lecture on “Application of Artificial Neural Network in Civil Engineering”

Dr Hazi Azamathulla is Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of the West Indies at St. Augustine, Trinidad.He has a degree in Civil Engineering from SKD University (India), Masters degree in Water Resources from Devi Ahilya University (India) and a Doctorate in Hydraulic engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. His research interests and activities are in the fields of physical hydraulic model studies and hydro informatics. He published 120 journals and 45 conferences. He is/has been a member of the editorial board of several high ranked Journals: Water Science and Technology, Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering – ASCE (2009~13), Dam Engineering Journal. Sir has delivered a lecture on “Application of Artificial Neural Network in Civil Engineering” the lecture was very interactive and sir given opportunity to the students to interact on the topic. Artificial Neural Network is a newest technique used now a days. The students were benefited by the knowledge of Mr Hazi Azmathulla sir.

Webinar on “GATE-Awareness”

On the 21 August 2021, the Civil Engineering Department of AISSMS COE arranged a guest lecture by Mr.Paresh Gugale (Founder, director I2E- Imperial institute). The students of the Civil Department attended this lecture with a great enthusiasm and curiosity about what the guest is going to speak about. Firstly, Faculty Co-Ordinator, Mrs. M S Chiwande welcomed and introduced the guest. Sir told the students about the importance of the GATE exam, why GATE should be given and what the benefits of the exam are. Sir has also gave information about other competitive exams like PSU, MPSC etc. and how GATE preparation will be beneficial to score good marks in all other exams. Sir given information about all the government schemes and how to get benefit of it.Paresh sir has also guided students to secure their seat for MS in Germany and other countries. A lot of guidance was given on the Syllabus, pattern and score of the GATE exam. Overall, the session was full of necessary information required to score good marks in GATE exam.The students of SE, TE and BE attended the session and took benefit from sir’s knowledge. Total 54 students attended the session

Webinar on “Importance of waterproofing”

On the 14th August2021, the Civil Engineering Department of AISSMS COE arranged a guest lecture by Mr. Jayant Khode (B.E. Civil , Consultant-cum-Trainer at Building Association of India, 25 yrs experience in Advance Construction Techniques). The students of the Civil Department attended this lecture with a curiosity to know what the guest is going to speak about. Firstly, Faculty Co-Ordinator, Mrs. M S Chiwande  addressed the students and welcomed the guest. Then Mr. Jayant Khode briefed the students about what is waterproofing, a why is it required “when water proofing is to be started?”  He gave information about importance of waterproofing consultants. He explained the various factors that come with starting a new project. He also made us aware of conventional and advanced method of waterproofing, how to control shrinkage cracks, w/c ratio, fiber reinforced concrete, injection grouting methods etc. Then he shared his experience and the problems he encountered. His presentation slides on his various projects are very interesting. Sir also advice that “If someone is keen to become waterproofing contractor, first he must work in that industry for 3-4 years and understand it, and then go for independent contractor” He also shared with the students the challenging situations he encountered and how he dealt them with proper knowledge and guidance.


Department Activities 2020-21

Expert talk on ‘Career opportunities for Civil Engineers after Covid-19’

AISSMSC0E, Department of Civil Engineering, Pune organized an Expert talk on ZOOM online platform on ‘Career opportunities for Civil Engineers after Covid-19’ on 1st August 2020 at 11:30pm.The speaker of the webinar was, Ms. Kiran Kabtta Somvanshi, Chief Manager Economic Times, Intelligence Group, ET. The lecture was attended by students, faculty members and HOD Dr. U R  Awari Sir. The session was very interactive and students participated enthusiastically. Opinions, thoughts, experiences and suggestions were shared by the expert Ms. Kiran with the attendees. As well as Scope in different fields after the graduation in BE Civil was discussed by the expert. The expert delivered the following topics in her presentation like Real estate/Construction, Redevelopment, Renewable energy, Transportation Engineering, Town planning, Agriculture, Entrepreneurship and Artificial intelligence.

Expert talk on ‘Guidelines for Competitive Exams Preparation’

Department of Civil Engineering, Pune organized another Expert talk on ‘Guidelines For Competitive Exams Preparation’ on 12th September 2020 from 11am to 1 pm. The main purpose of the webinar was to guide students and help them prepare for any Competitive exam. The speaker for the webinar was Mr. Shekhar Deshmukh, DYSP/ACP (2012), SSC AIR-3. The session was attended by students, faculty members and HOD Mr. Awari Sir

Workshop on Soft skills

On the 5th November 2020, IEI  Student Chapter in organized a Two days workshop by Mrs. Pragya Bajpai (Assistant  professor, NDA) All the students of the Civil Department attended this lecture with a curiosity to know what the guest is going to speak about. Firstly, the head of Department, Dr. U R  Awari addressed the students and welcomed the guest. Then the guest was called upon to share her experiences with all the students. Various points were covered in the presentation. Right from what things affect the communication skills and how should to understand and figure them out was taught and explained by giving a simple activity and examples. The workshop was conducted on Zoom online platform.

On 7th November 2020 the second day of the workshop Dr.Prajya Bajpai, spoke about topics like “How to be a good speaker” in which she explained about various important factors that makes a speaker come out as a Good Speaker such as Avoiding monotone voice, taking a value pause, maintaining an eye contact, avoiding nervousness, etc. students eagerly listened to what she said and noted down all the important points.

Student development program on “GATE Coaching with Tips and Tricks

One WeekStudents Development Program on “GATE Coaching with Tips and Tricks ”organized by Department of Civil Engineering, in association with IEI Students Chapter. The objective of the program is to provide opportunity to the students who are preparing for GATE, to interact with Subject Experts and to facilitate the up-gradation of knowledge. This was a one week program from January 25,2021 to January 31,2021. Total six resource person from outside college were invited to deliver a lecture on the topic of their expertise along with the 6 in house faculties. The Student development program was conducted on Zoom online platform.


Dr. Jyoti Bhusari interacting with the students                Dr. S D Khandekar interacting with students

Expert Lectures organized in AY 2021– 22

Sr. No. Name of Expert Designation Topic Date
1

Prof. Col.

S.M. Adsar

(GM)-B. J. Shirke co.ltd. pune.

AISSMS I-Connect expert talk on

precast construction

07/07/2021
2

Dr. Sadgir and Dr.Agale

 

Chief Guest – Er. Pansare,

Secretary – WRD, Govt. of

Maharashtra.

Inaugural function of IWWA

Student Chapter with keynote

Expert Session on , ‘Smart

Village’

 

28/08/2021
3

Mahesh Shelke

 

Engineer in MWH Expert lecture on importance of Engineering Economics for civil students 29/09/2021
4

Prof. Toucheed

Mujawar

 

Vice president

Maharashtra association of

TPO

AISSMS I-Connect expert

talk on career opportunities

for engineering students by.

 

06/07/2021
5

Rohit Koul,

Aniket Nampalliwar

BIM consultant

A webinar Beyond BIM a

peak in the future of

construction management by

22/06/2021
6

Erach

Bharucha

Consultant Celebration of National World Environment Day 05/06/2021

 
Site Visits arranged AY 2021– 22

Sr. No. Class Name of the Industry Date
1 SE (A&B) Road project Site survey at ABMSP’s Anantrao Pawar College of engineering Pune. 25/03/2022
2 BE (A&B) Earthen dam and Power canal at Gunjawani Dam

08/04/2022

 

3 BE (A&B) Nira Deoghar Dam, Canal Structure and CD work 08/04/2022
4 TE (A&B) Site visit at pirangut Pune for10th floor slab reinforcement. 17/05/2022
5 SE (A&B) Contour project Site survey at ABMSP’s Anantrao Pawar Collegeof engineering Pune. 01/04/2022
6 BE (A&B)

Spillway and Energy dissipator at

Gunjawani Dam

 

08/04/2022

7 TE (A&B)

Site visit at suncity, Sinhagad road,

Pune for to see rock anchoring of

foundation

17/05/2022

 
Expert Lectures organized in AY- 2020-21

Sr. No. Name of Expert Designation Topic Date
1

Prof. Bhushan V. Adhav

 

CEO, Lions Mind Development Centre Expert Talk on Financial Literacy under ISTE Student Chapter

 

17/07/2021

2

Prof. Toucheed Mujawar

 

 

 (Vice President Maharashtra association of TPO) AISSMS I-Connect expert talk on career opportunities for engineering students

 

06/07/2021

3

Prof. Col. S.M. Adsar

 

(GM)- B.

J. Shirke co. ltd. pune.

AISSMS I-Connect expert talk on precast construction

 

07/07/2021

4

Mr. Anand Kumar

 

Sr Engineer Career opportunities after engineering by Under IEI student Chapter 04/06/2021
5

Rohit Koul, Aniket Nampalliwar

 

 

Sr Engineer A webinar Beyond BIM a peak in the future of construction management by alumni 22/06/2021
6

Gururaj Dangre

 

Sr Engineer Building an Innovation and Product feet for innovation 28/05/2021
7

Expert lecture by. B. T. Ade

Under IUCEE students chapter

Sr Engineer Project Management 13/03/2021
8

Mr. Chetan Bhutada

Mr. Ganesh Zhadage

Junior

Engineer and

Assistant Manager Kolte Patil Developer

Webinar on preparation for being industry ready 20/03/2021
9 Dr. Utpal Ganatra under IEI Student Chapter Sr Engineer Webinar on soft skill : A must have asset for engineers 20/3/2021
10 Dr. Pragya Bajpai

Assistant Professor,

National Defense Academy Pune

Communication skills 05/11/2020
11 Dr. Pragya Bajpai

Assistant Professor,

National Defense Academy Pune

Presentation skills 07/11/2020
12 Mr. Vikas Patil IGS Pune chapter Webinar on “Innovative solution for Earth retention structure”  by

06/10/2020

 

13 Satadru Chaudhary Director-Vaanahaa Edu Entrepreneurial mindset, 17/10/2020
14 Dr. Kiran Somavanshi Chief Manager-Economics Times Career opportunities in Civil engineering 01/08/2020
15 Er. NaynishLadkat, Technical Director Introduction to Construction project management by 11/08/2020
16 Mr. Shekhar Deshmukh, Dy. SP, Mahaharshtra. Police Guidance for competitive exams preparation 12/09/2020
17 Prof. Col. S.M. Adsar

(GM)- B.

J. Shirke co. ltd. pune.

Precast Mass Housing Construction 05/06/20

 

Site Visits arranged in AY 2020– 21

Sr. No. Class Name of the Industry Date of  Visit
1 TE and BE Site visit Under ongoing activity in in percolation tank at Kalyan Village, taluka-Haveli, Dist -Pune 12/1/2021
2 SE (A&B) Virtual tour to Asia’s largest cement manufacturing plant Rajashree cement works – Malkhed,Gurberga a Site visit for CT 26/05/2021

 
Expert Lectures organized in AY 2019– 20

Sr. No. Name of Expert Designation Topic Date
1 Mr. Shailendra Patil Director, Swati Enterprises, Pune Different types of admixtures used in concrete and their working 10/01/2020
2 Dr. P D Sabale Professor, Deccan College Deemed University,  Pune Engineering Geology and Tunnel Alignment 04/03/2020
3 Smita Kulkarni Founder Industrial Design & Analysis using STAAD PRO 10/10/2019
4 Amit Shah Founder Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act 26/09/2019
5 Mr. Vaibhav Shrivastav Founder Water shed management by Remote sensors & GIS 16/09/2019
6 Shah Shiltagh MD Finite Element Method 30/08/2019

 
Site Visits arranged in AY 2019– 2020

Sr. No. Class Name of the Industry Date
1 SE (A&B) Amar Tech Park Baner, Pune 01/10/2019
2 SE (A) CME, Pune 27/08/2019
3 SE (B) CME, Pune 28/08/2019
4 TE (A&B) Gunjavani Dam &Bhatghar Dam 27/09/2019
5 TE (A&B) Pune Railway Station 3/10/2019
6 BE (A&B) Pune Railway Station 4/10/2019
7 BE (A&B) Naidu Hospital Sewage Treatment Plant 27/09/2019
8 TE (A&B) IMD Pune 13/08/2019
9 BE (A&B) PMC Hot Mix Plant 04/10/2019
10 BE (A&B) Balewadi Tech Park 06/09/2019
11 BE (A&B) Water Tank, Chikali 03/10/2019
12 TE (A&B) Fab India Pvt. Ltd. Pune 24/09/2019