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