
Chapter I: Keynote Papers
 Trends in Prestressed Concrete  Past, Present & Future
N. Rajagopalan
 Advances in Material Technology in Prestressed Concrete
S.K. Kaushik
 Spectacular Prestressed Concrete Bridges
Mahesh Tandon
 Innovations in Construction Technology in Prestressed Concrete
S.A. Reddi
 Developments in Prestressing & Use of External Prestressing
P.Y. Manjure
 Applications of Prestress in Nuclear Power Structures
S.G. Joglekar
 Earthquake Effects on Concrete Structures & Mitigation Efforts
S.S. Chakraborty

Chapter II: Materials for Prestressing
 Formulation of Constitutive Laws for Prestressed Concrete
in Tension
K. Hari, K. Sree Harsha, H. Achyutha, V. Paramasivam, P.C. Koteswara
Rao and C.S. Sivathanu Pillai
 Fracture of High Strength Concrete
C. Lakshmana Rao and Sakey Shamu
 Role of Fibres in the Flexural Response of HSFRC Prestressed
Beams
S. K. Padmarajaia and Ananth Ramaswamy
 Are Indian Cements Finer and Stronger than American and
British Cements? – A Technical Overview
N.P. Rajamane
 Influence of Cement Type on Workability, Strength and Durability
of Superplasticised Fly Ash Concretes
M. Neelamegam, J. Annie Peter, N.P. Rajamane, J.K. Dattatreya and
S. Goplakrishnan
 Study on Influence of Densified and Undensified Forms of
Silica Fume on Properties of Superplasticised Concretes
J. Annie Peter, N.P. Rajamane, M. Neelamegam, J.K. Dattatreya and
S. Goplakrishnan
 Comparison of Strength and Durability Properties of Concretes
with and without Fly Ash Having Similar 28Day Compressive Strengths
H. Achyutha, Praveen Parashar, N.P. Rajamane and C.V.Gokulratnam
 Influence of Silica Fume on Strength and Durability of Concretes
of Different WaterBinder Ratios
H. Achyutha, Praveen Parashar, N.P. Rajamane and C.V.Gokulratnam

Chapter III: Analysis & Design of Prestressed Structures &
Components
 Innovative Analysis and Design of a Unique Prestressed Concrete
Structure
S. Kanappan and S.D. Saha
 Limit State Concept in Prestressed Concrete Bridge Design
A Review of Codal Provisions
T. Viswanathan
 Analysis and Design of a Prestressed Concrete Bridge across
Koynadu River
Sudhish Raj, Joe Paul and K.E. Prakash
 Optimal Design of PSC Railtrack Sleepers as per RDSO Specifications
G. Kumaran, Devdas Menon and N. Rajagopalan
 Probabilistic Assessment of Safety of Prestressed Concrete
Railtrack Sleepers
G. Kumaran, Devdas Menon and K. Krishnan Nair
 Advantage Prestressing ... Pressure Walls of Nuclear Power
Plants
K.V. Subramanian, M.S. Bavare, H.A. Mapari, U.S.P. Verma, A. Shrivastav
and N.M. Rao
 Interactive Computer Aided Analysis of Simply Supported
Prestressed Concrete Bridge Decks
R. Jayaraman, S. Saibabu and V. Vimalanandam
 Effect of Skew Angle on the Structural Behaviour of Prestressed
Concrete Box Girder Bridges
S.V. Rajeeva and Sacheendra Naik
 Computer Aided Design of Prestressed Concrete Girder
R.R. Parikh, B.J. Shah and D.D. Patel
 Computer Aided Design of Prestressed Concrete Railway Bridges
Rony Raj Mathew and V. Kalyanaraman
 Shortfall Analysis of Prestressing in Segmentally Erected
Cantilever Bridges
Vijay G. Kondekar
 Direct and Graphical Methods of Design for PostTensioned
Girders
Suryanarayana Palanki
 Design Considerations for Precast Segmental Construction
Using Externally Unbonded Tendons visavis Internal Bonded Tendons
Jatinder Singh Pahuja and Mahesh Tandon

Chapter IV: Prestressing Systems, Experimental Studies & Structural
Monitoring
 Flexural Behaviour of Partially Prestressed Concrete Beams
with External Cables
George Mathew
 Quality Assurance for Heavy Duty Anchorages  A Simplified
Test Procedure
N. Rajagopalan
 Behaviour of Prestressed Concrete Beams under Repeated Impact
Loading
N. Lakshmanan, K. Muthumani and N. Rajagopalan
 Behaviour of Segmentally Erected Composite Decks
N. Rajagopalan and Devdas Menon
 Dynamic Testing of A Prestressed Industrial Roof Shell
B. Sivarama Sarma, N. Lakshmanan, K. Muthumani, N. Gopalakrishnan
and H.G. Sreenath
 Application of Fibre Optic Sensors to Prestressed Concrete
Structures
K. Ravisankar, K. Kesavan, S. Parivallal, T. Narayanan and R. Narayanan
 Assessment of Existing Prestress in Prestressed Concrete
Structures
S. Parivallal, K. Kesavan, K. Ravisankar, T. Narayanan and R. Narayanan
 Prestressed Rock Anchors Using 27 K 13 System
P.S. Santosh, S.M. Palekar and K.V. Subramanian, A. Shrivastava, U.S.P.
Verma and A.S.Warudkar

Chapter V: Construction Technologies & Case Studies
 Use of Prestressed Anchors in Bridge Foundation
S. Ponnuswamy
 Investigation and Assessment of Distressed Flyover Structure
with Recommendations for Economical and Speedier Reconstruction –
A Case Study
H.G. Sreenath, R. Narayanan, V. Vimalanandam, S. Sai Babu and M.A.R.
Ansari
 Second Narmada Bridge – A Marvel in Precast Segmental Construction
P.K. Prabhakaran
 Elevated Viaduct for Delhi MRTS Project
Lalit Menghnani, Rajan Kataria and S.K. Gupta
 Viaducts for Light Rail Transit System II, Kuala Lumpur
P.G. Venkatram
 Corrosion of Tensioning Cables
Asger Knudsen, Mikael W. Braestrup and Claus Nissen
 Assessment of Ring Beam of Inner Containment Structure of
Kaiga Atomic Power Project
Raghupati Roy, U.S.P. Verma and A.S. Warudker
 Optimal Design of Continuous Prestressed Concrete Bridge
Girders Using Genetic Algorithms
K. Ramanjaneyulu, K.K. Suresh, Ch. Lakshmi, S. Gopalakrishnan and
R. Narayanan
 Special Applications of Prestressing Technique
Gopal R. Chitnis and Ganesh P. Chaudhuri
 Safetybased Management Plans for Posttensioned Bridges
Finn M. Jensen, Ib Enevoldsen and N. Raghavan