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Geotechnical engineer

Ganapathy Subramanian Neelakantan, American geotechnical engineer. Achievements include performance of seismic tests on tied-back retaining walls; proposal of a new method of designing tied-back retaining walls to efficiently withstand earthquakes. Member American Society of Civil Engineers.

Background

Neelakantan, Ganapathy Subramanian was born on March 15, 1965 in Dindigul, Tennessee, India. Came to the United States, 1986. Son of Eswara Ganapathy and Jayam (Srinivasan) Subramanian.

Education

Bachelor Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1986. Master of Science, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, University Arizona, 1991.

Career

Teaching/research assistant department сivil engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1986-1988;teaching/research assistant department сivil engineering, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1988-1991;geotechnology engineer, Geotechnical Cons., Inc., San Francisco, since 1991. Adjunct faculty Dept Civil Engineering, San Jose State University, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include performance of seismic tests on tied-back retaining walls. Proposal of a new method of designing tied-back retaining walls to efficiently withstand earthquakes.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers.

Connections

Married Chitra Meenakshi, December 13, 1990.

father:
Eswara Ganapathy Subramanian

mother:
Jayam (Srinivasan) Subramanian

spouse:
Chitra Meenakshi