Dr. Ravindra Gettu

Professor
BSB 217, Building Technology and Construction Management Division
+91 - 44 - 2257 4266(O)
gettu[at] iitm [dot] ac [dot] [in]

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Recent Publications
  • C. Jayasree, Manu Santhanam and R. Gettu, "Cement-Superplasticizer Compatibility – Issues and challenges", The Indian Concr. J., V. 85, No. 7, pp. 48-60 (2011).
  • C. Jayasree, J. Murali Krishnan and R. Gettu, "Influence of Superplasticizer on the Non-Newtonian Characteristics of Cement Paste", Mater. Struct., V. 44, No. 5, pp. 929-943 (2011).
  • S. Bhaskar, B.H. Bharatkumar, R. Gettu and M. Neelamegam, "Effect of Corrosion on the Bond Behaviour of OPC and PPC Concretes", Journal of Structural Engineering, V. 37, No. 01, pp. 37-42 (2010).
  • C. Jayasree and R. Gettu, "Correlating Properties of Superplasticized Paste, Mortar and Concrete”, Indian Concr. J., V. 84, No. 7, pp. 7-18 (2010).
  • M. Santhanam, V. Venkatachalapathy, C. Sivathanupillai and R. Gettu, "Mechanical Properties of High Density Concrete Used in Fast Reactors for Structural and Shielding Purposes", Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India), V. 91, pp. 15-22 (2010).
  • R. Zerbino, B. Barragán, T. Garcia, L. Agulló and R. Gettu, "Workability Tests and Rheological Parameters in Self-Compacting Concrete", Mater. Struct., V. 42, pp. 947-960 (2009).
  • R. Gettu, S.N. Shareef and K.J.D. Ernest, "Evaluation of the robustness of SCC", Indian Concr. J., V. 83, No. 6, pp. 13-19 (2009).
  • J. Mora-Ruacho, R. Gettu and A. Aguado, "Influence of Shrinkage-Reducing Admixtures on the Reduction of Plastic Shrinkage Cracking in Concrete", Cem. Concr. Res., V. 39, 141-146 (2009).
  • J. Turmo, N. Banthia, R. Gettu and B. Barragán, "Study of the Shear Behaviour of Fibre Reinforced Concrete Beams" (in English and Spanish), Materiales de Construcción (Spain), V. 58, No. 292, pp. 5-13 (2008).
  • C. Jayasree and R. Gettu, "Experimental Study of the Flow Behaviour of Superplasticized Cement Paste", Mater. Struct., V. 41, pp. 1581-1593 (2008).
  • J.L.A.O. Sousa and R. Gettu, "Determining the Tensile Stress-Crack Opening Curve of Concrete by Inverse Analysis", J. Engng. Mech, V. 132, No. 2, pp. 141-148 (2006).
  • R.L. Zerbino, G. Giaccio and R. Gettu, "Pseudo-ductile Behaviour of Steel Fibre Reinforced High-Strength Concretes", Indian Concrete J., V. 80, No. 2, pp. 37-43 (2006).
  • B. Barragán, R. Gettu, L. Agulló and L. Zerbino, "Shear Failure of Steel Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Based on Push-Off Tests", ACI Materials J., V. 103, No. 4, pp. 251-257 (2006).
  • R.Gettu, B.Barragan, T. Garcia, J. Ortiz and R. Justa, "Fiber concrete tunnel lining", Concrete International (ACI), V. 28, No. 8, pp. 63-69 (2006).
  • J.M. Sena Cruz, J.A.O. Barros, R.Gettu and A.F.M. Azevedo, "Bond behaviour of near surface mounted CFRP laminate strips under monotonic and cyclic loading", J.Composites for Construction(ASCE), V.10, No.4, pp.295-303 (2006).
  • S. Carmona, R. Fernández, A. Aguado And R. Gettu, "Simplified Calculation of the Splitting-Tensile Strength of Concrete Using the Strut-and-Tie Method" (in Spanish), Hormigón y Acero, No. 242, pp. 65-74 (2006).
     
  • R. Gettu, D.R. Gardner, H. Saldívar and B.E. Barragán, "Study of the Distribution and Orientation of Fibers in SFRC Specimens", Mater. Struct., V. 38, pp. 31-37 (2005).
  • R. Gettu, T. Garcia, C. Bernad and H. Collie, "Utilización de hormigón autocompactable en elementos prefabricados", Cemento-Hormigón (Madrid, Spain), No. 874, pp. 58-67 (2005).
  • B.E. Barragán, R. Gettu, R.L. Zerbino, M. Bravo, C.J. de la Cruz and L. Agulló, "Fabricación de elementos de hormigón autocompactable con árido visto", Cemento-Hormigón (Madrid, Spain), No. 880, pp. 38-45 (2005).
  • R. Gettu and L. Agulló, "Estado del arte del hormigón autocompactable y su caracterización. (Parte I)", Cemento-Hormigón (Madrid, Spain), No. 861, pp. 50-67 (2004).
  • R. Gettu and L. Agulló, "Estado del arte del hormigón autocompactable y su caracterización. (Parte II)", Cemento-Hormigón (Madrid, Spain), No. 862, pp. 32-55 (2004).
  • J.R. Casas and R. Gettu, "Estudio experimental sobre la monitorización continua y a largo plazo de estructuras", Hormigón y Acero, No. 233, pp. 37-45 (2004).
  • R. Gettu, B.E. Barragán, G. Ramos and F. Capilla, "Recientes avances en la caracterización del hormigón reforzado con fibras de acero", Hormigón y Acero, No. 233, pp. 129-143 (2004).
  • R. Gettu, G. Ramos, T. García, B. Barragán, C. Fernández and R. Oliver, "Estudio experimental del hormigón reforzado con fibras para uno de los tramos del túnel de la Línea 9 del Metro de Barcelona", Cemento-Hormigón, No. 866, pp. 52-67 (2004).
  • C. Aire, R. Gettu and J.T. Casas, "Comportamiento del hormigón bajo compresión triaxial", Cemento-Hormigón, No. 868, pp. 52-63 (2004).
  • P.C.C. Gomes, R. Gettu and L. Agulló, "Self-Compacting Concrete: Properties and methods of characterization" (in Spanish), Hormigón y Acero (Madrid, Spain), No. 221-222, pp. 27-37 (2003).
  • B.E. Barragán, R. Gettu, R.L. Zerbino and M.A. Martín, "The Uniaxial Tensile Test for Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete" (in Spanish), Hormigón y Acero (Madrid, Spain), No. 221-222, pp. 125-134 (2003).
  • R.L. Zerbino, R. Gettu, L. Agulló and A. Aguado, "Criterios y alternativas para la evaluación de la tenacidad en hormigones con fibras de acero", Revista de Obras Públicas (Madrid, Spain), No. 3435, pp. 23-30 (2003).
  • B.E. Barragán, R. Gettu, M.A. Martín and R.L. Zerbino, "Uniaxial Tension Test for Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete - A parametric study", Cem. Concr. Composites, V. 25, No. 7, pp. 767-777 (2003).
  • J. Mora, A. Aguado and R. Gettu, "The Influence of Shrinkage Reducing Admixtures on Plastic Shrinkage", Materiales de Construcción (Madrid, Spain), V. 53, No. 271-272, pp. 71-80 (2003).
  • B.I.G. Barr, M.K. Lee, B. Barragán, D. Dupont, R. Gettu, J.F. Olesen, H. Stang and L. Vandewalle, "Round-Robin Analysis of the RILEM TC 162-TDF Uni-Axial Tensile Test: Part 1, Test Method Evaluation", Mater. Struct., V. 36, pp. 265-274 (2003).
  • B.I.G. Barr, M.K. Lee, B. Barragán, D. Dupont, R. Gettu, J.F. Olesen, H. Stang and L. Vandewalle, "Round-Robin Analysis of the RILEM TC 162-TDF Uni-Axial Tensile Test: Part 2, Fibre Distribution", Mater. Struct., V. 36, pp. 275-280 (2003).
  • V.O. García-Alvarez, G. Giaccio, R. Zerbino and R. Gettu, "Influencia del tipo de árido grueso sobre el mecanismo de fractura en hormigones normales y de alta resistencia", Cemento-Hormigón (Madrid, Spain), No. 857, pp. 40-54 (2003).

 

 

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