PROFESSIONAL

Publications

  • Reinforced Concrete Design
    • Girija, K and Devdas Menon, “Load-deflection behaviour of slender rectangular reinforced concrete beams”, Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 88, No. 11, pp 51-61, November 2014.
    • Shravya Dondaka and Devdas Menon, “Optimal design of reinforced concrete retaining walls”, Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 86, No. 4, pp 9-18, April 2012
    • Girija, K and Menon, D, “Reduction in Flexural Strength in Reinforced Concrete Beams”, Engineering Structures, 33(8), pp 2398-2406. August 2011.
    • Girija, K. and Devdas Menon, "Improved design guidelines for slender rectangular RC beams", Proceedings of the fib Symposium PRAGUE 2011 on ‘Concrete engineering for excellence and efficiency’, Prague, 8th-10th June, 2011, Vol.1, pp 175-178.
    • Phanisri P. Pratapa and Devdas Menon, “Optimal design of cylindrical reinforced concrete water tanks”, Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 85, No. 2, pp 19-25, February 2011.
    • Devdas Menon, K V Sivaraman and Maganti Janardhana, “Improved codal recommendations for design of RC dog-legged stairs supported on transverse landing edges”, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 37, No. 5, pp 342-346, Dec. 2010 – Jan. 2011.
    • P Revathi and Devdas Menon, “Assessment of flexural strength of slender RC rectangular beams”, Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 83, No. 5, pp 15-24, May 2009.
    • Pradip Sarkar, Maidhily Govind and Devdas Menon, “Estimation of short-term deflection in two-way RC slab”, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Vol. 31, No. 2, February 2009
    • Maidhily Govind, Pradip Sarkar and Devdas Menon, “Short-term deflections in two-way RC slabs using deflection coefficients”, Journal of Structural Engineering, SERC, Vol. 35, No. 4, pp 247-254, October-November 2008.
    • Arnab K Bhattacharya, Devdas Menon and K Rajeevan, "Optimal design of precast pipe racks", Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 82, No. 3, pp 21-28, March 2008.
    • P Revathi and D Menon, "Slenderness effects in reinforced concrete beams", ACI Structural Journal, American Concrete Institute, Vol. 104, No. 4, pp 412-419, July/August 2007.
    • P Revathi and D Menon, "Estimation of critical buckling moments in slender reinforced concrete beams", ACI Structural Journal, American Concrete Institute, Vol. 103, No. 2, pp 296-303, March / April 2006.
    • Ravi Chugh and Devdas Menon, “Design aids for estimation of shear in seismic design of RC beams”, Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 79, No. 3, pp 22-28, March 2005.
    • Sanjay Kumar Nayak and Devdas Menon, “Improved procedure for estimating short-term deflections in RC slabs”, Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 78, No. 7, pp 19-25, July 2004.
    • Sakey Shamu, Naga Pranay, C Lakshmana Rao and Devdas Menon, “Crack-width predictions in reinforced concrete beams using bilinear strain softening relations”, International Conference on Fracture Mechanics of Concrete Structures (FRAMCOS 5), Vail, Colorado, USA, 16-21, April 2004.
    • T. D. Choudhary and Devdas Menon, “Strain measurement around holes in concrete panels under direct tension”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Civil Engg Div, Vol. 84, pp 91-95, August 2003.
    • S. Srinivasan and Devdas Menon, “RC rectangular column sections under biaxial eccentric compression – an improved design recommendation”, Journal of Structural Engineering, SERC, Vol. 29, No. 4, January-March 2003, pp 205-211.
    • S. Shamu, K.N. Singh, C. L. Rao and Devdas Menon, “Moment Capacity of Reinforced Concrete Beams using Fracture Mechanics”, Proc. of Intl Symposium. on ‘Experimental Mechanics’, Taipei, Taiwan, December 28-30, 2002.
    • Gouthaman and Devdas Menon, "Increased Cover Specifications in IS 456: 2000 – Crack-width Implications in RC Slabs", Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 75, No. 9, pp. 581-586, September 2001.
    • N. Srinivas and Devdas Menon, "Design Criteria for Crack Control in RC Liquid Retaining Structures – Need for a Revision of IS 3370 (Part II) 1965", Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 74, No. 8, pp. 451-458, August 2000.
    • N. Srinivas and Devdas Menon, "A Fuzzy Logic Criterion to Resolve an Anomaly in IS 3370 (Part II) 1965", Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 74, No. 4, pp. 137-141, March 2000.
    • Devdas Menon, "Moment-Curvature Relationships to Estimate Deflections and Second-Order Moments in Wind-loaded RC Chimneys and Towers", Wind and Structures, Vol. 1, No.3, pp. 255–269, September 1998.
    • P.S. Rao and D. Menon, "Safety Considerations in Wind-Resistant Design of Reinforced Concrete Chimneys", Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Civil Engg Div., Vol. 76, pp 242–248, February 1996.
    • P.Srinivasa Rao and Devdas Menon, "Ultimate Strength of Tubular RC Tower Sections Under Wind Loading", Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 69, pp 117–123, February 1995.
  • Prestressed Concrete Design
  • Structural Reliability
  • Structural Analysis, Dynamics & Stability
  • Bridge Engineering
  • Wind & Earthquake Engineering
  • Cost-effective Structural Systems
  • Biomechanics
  • Technical Education & General