Uma Chaduvula


Uma Chaduvula
Uma Chaduvula completed her B.Tech in Civil Engineering (2010) and M.Tech in Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (2013, Institute Gold Medallist) from SVNIT, Surat. She has an industrial work experience of two years with Reliance Infrastructure, Mumbai and Gujarat State Fertilizers and Chemicals, Vadodara. She got selected in prestigious Kishore Vigyanik Protsahan Yojana mentorship program and has worked as an intern in institutions like IIM Ahmedabad (2008), IIT Bombay (2008), IISc (2009), IIT Gandhinagar (2011) and SERC Chennai (2012) during her undergraduate and post graduate studies. Uma has joined IITB-Monash Research Academy under the supervision of Prof. B V S Viswanadham (IITB) and Prof. Jayanta Kodikara to work on “Studies on the response of synthetic fibre reinforced expansive soils”. In her free time she loves cooking, travelling and plays badminton. She bagged prizes in badminton tournaments at college and industry level.

Link to student’s project: IMURA0119