Sabanayagam Thevanayagam

PhD

Sabanayagam Thevanayagam.

Sabanayagam Thevanayagam

PhD

Sabanayagam Thevanayagam

PhD

Research Topics

Geotechnical Earthquake engineering; liquefaction; Ground improvement techniques

Contact Information

244 Ketter Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-4376

theva@buffalo.edu

Biography Publications Teaching Research Honors and Awards

Recent Publications

  • Dobry, R., Thevanayagam, S., Medina, C., Bethapudi, R., Elgamal A., Bennett, V., Abdoun, T., Zeghal, M., El Shamy, U. and Mercado, V.M. (2011) “Mechanics of lateral spreading in full-scale shake test”, ASCE J. Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 137(2), 115-129
  • Thevanayagam, S., and Shenthan, T. (2010) “Cyclic pore pressure generation, dissipation, and densification in granular mixes”, International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Eng., Vol. 1
  • El Shamy, U., Zeghal, M., Dobry, R., Thevanayagam, S., Elgamal, A., Abdoun, T., Medina, C., Bethapudi, R., and Bennett, V., (2010), “Micromechanical aspects of earthquake-induced lateral spreading,” ASCE International J. of Geomechanics, 10(5), 190-201
  • Nashed, R., Thevanayagam, S., and Martin, G. R. (2009) “Densification and Liquefaction Mitigation of Saturated Silty Soils by Dynamic Compaction – Design” Ground Improvement Journal 162(G12), - 8 - Institute of Civil Engineers, UK, p69-80
  • Thevanayagam, S., Nashed, R., and Martin, G. R. (2009) “Densification and Liquefaction Mitigation of Saturated of Silty Soils by Dynamic Compaction – Theory”, Ground Improvement Journal, 162(G12), Institute of Civil Engineers, UK. p57-68
  • Nashed, R., Thevanayagam, S., and Martin, G. R. (2009) “Densification and Liquefaction Mitigation of Saturated Silty Soils by Dynamic Compaction – Numerical Simulation”, Ground Improvement Journal, 162(G12), Institute of Civil Engineers, UK. p81-91
  • Bennett, V., Abdoun, T., Danisch, L., Shantz, T., Jang, D., and Thevanayagam, S. (2009) “Design and Characterization of a Compact Array of High-Resolution MEMS Accelerometers for Instrumenting Soil and Soil-Structure Systems”, J. Smart Structures and Systems, 5(6)
  • Thevanayagam, S., Kanagalingam, T., Reinhorn, A., Tharmendhira, R., Dobry, R., Pitman, M., Abdoun, T., Elgamal, A., Zeghal, M., Ecemis, N., and El Shamy, U. (2009) “Laminar box system for 1- g physical modeling of liquefaction and lateral spreading”, ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, 32(5), 438,-449
  • Thevanayagam, S. and Ecemis, N. (2008) “Effects of permeability on liquefaction resistance and cone resistance”, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 181, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics, 11p
  • Abdoun, T., Bennett, V., Dobry, R., Thevanayagam, S., and Danisch, L. (2008) “Full-scale laboratory tests using a shape-acceleration array system”, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 181, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics. 9p