Radhakrishna  Chakavelu

Radhakrishna Chakavelu

Polymer Science and Technology

R.V. College of Engineering

Dr Radhakrishna Chakavelu has been a Professor at R.V. College of Engineering, India since 2004, where he has taught various courses on civil engineering. He has published more than 70 research papers and reports, and has received awards including Best Scientist by VTU and Best Researcher-Academician by the Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India). He co-authored the textbook on Eco-efficient Masonry Bricks and Blocks: Design, Properties and Durability (Elsevier). He has guided four research scholars in the area of concrete technology and is currently guiding six more. He is a life member of the Indian Concrete Institute; the Institute of Engineers (India); the Mythic Society, Bangalore; Kannada Sahithya Parishath, Karnataka; Karnataka Arabindo Society; Karnataka Swadeshi Vignana Andolana; and the Indian Institute of World Culture. He is a Fellow of the Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India) and a Chartered Engineer. Radhakrishna is the Editor-in-Chief, Editor, and reviewer for more than 10 international journals, and has also served as a technical expert to review construction works by the Government of Karnataka.