IIT Gandhinagar: 15 Years of ExcellenceNews



Dr. Vilas Mujumdar Chair Associate Professor, Civil Engineering

  • BTech: IT-BHU, Varanasi, 2007
  • MS: University of Minnesota, 2008
  • PhD: University of Minnesota, 2011

Email: gauravs -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Website : http://people.iitgn.ac.in/~gauravs

Office: 5/303
VOIP: 2454 / 1135

  • Selected Publications


    1. S. Chandrasekaran, Gaurav Srivastava. Fire-Resistant Design of Structures, Boca Raton: CRC Press, ISBN: 9781003328711. [2022].

    2. Gaurav Srivastava, Pravinray Gandhi. Performance of Combustible Facade Systems used in Green Building Technologies under Fire, Singapore: Springer, ISBN:9789811631122, 9789811631146, 9789811631115. [2022].

    3. S. Chandrasekaran, Gaurav Srivastava. Design Aids of Offshore Structures Under Special Environmental Loads including Fire Resistance, Singapore: Springer, ISBN: 9789811076077, 9789811076084. [2018].


    1. Gaurav Srivastava, Vikash Kumar Singh. "Effect of PVME on cement hydration and pore creation in mortar at elevated temperatures”, In: ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, accepted [2023].

    2. Dharmit Nakrani, Gaurav Srivastava. "Experimental study on fire performance of ventilated facade system”, In: Structural Engineering Digest IAStructE, accepted [2023].

    3. Dharmit Nakrani, Gaurav Srivastava. "Full-scale fire performance of combustible and non-combustible curtain wall systems with firestops”, In: Fire Technology, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10694-022-01342-y. [2022].

    4. Dravesh Yadav, Gaurav Srivastava. "Characterization of blast loads due to explosion of energetic materials through multi-physics computer simulations”, In: 4th Structural Integrity Conference and Exhibition, Hyderabad, India [2022].

    5. Gaurav Srivastava, Dharmit Nakrani, Chinmay Ghoroi. "Performance of combustible facade systems with glass, ACP and firestops in full-scale, real fire experiments”, In: Fire Technology, vol. 56, no. 4, pp. 1575-1598. [2020].

    6. P. Ravi Prakash, Gaurav Srivastava. "Distributed plasticity model for analysis of steel structures subjected to fire using the direct stiffness method”, In: Fire Safety Journal, vol. 105, pp. 169-187. [2019].

  • Work Experience

    • Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar, (Feb 2020 to Present)
    • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar, (May 2013 to Feb 2020)
    • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Notre Dame, (Jun 2011 to Dec 2012)