Conferences, Symposia and Workshops

  1. Ashok Kumar, Himanshu Mittal, B.P. Chamoli, Ajay Gairola, R.S. Jakka and Amit Srivastava (2014)Earthquake Early Warning System for Northern India” Proceedings 15th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec 2014, pp231-238.

  2. Olympa Baro and Ashok Kumar (2014) A New Attribute for Earthquake Early Warning” Proceedings 15th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec 2014, pp239-244.

  3. Roshan Kumar, P. Sumati, Ashok Kumar (2013)De-noising of Seismic Signal Based on Gabor Transform” IEEE International Conference, ICACCI, Mysore, August 2013, pp 1997-2001

  4. Bhardwaj R., Kumar A. and Sharma M.L. (2012), “Effect of medium characteristics in magnitude estimation for Earthquake Early Warning Systems” Golden Jubilee Symposium Indian Society of Earthquake Technology (ISET), Department of Earthquake Engineering Building IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, Paper no. H002, 1-10.

  5. Bhardwaj R., Sharma M.L. and Kumar A. (2012),P-wave time window approach for EEW systems”, National Workshop on Engineering Geophysics for Civil Engineering and Geo-hazards (EGCEG), CSIR- Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee.

  6. Himanshu Mittal, Ashok Kumar, Arjun Kumar, Estimation of Ground Motion in Delhi using 7th September 2011 Earthquake, Proceedings 15th World Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, September 2012, paper no. 0283.

  7. Arjun Kumar, Ashwani Kumar, Ashok Kumar, S.C.Gupta, A.K. Jindal, Himanshu Mittal Source Parameters of Uttarkashi Earthquake of 21st Sept 2009. Proceedings 15th World Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, September 2012, paper no. 0695.

  8. Rakhi Bhardwaj, Ashok Kumar, M.L. Sharma Analysis of Tau C and Pd Attributes for Earthquake Early Warning in India. Proceedings 15th World Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, September 2012, paper no. 0696.

  9. Rajiv Sachdeva, Ashok Kumar, M.L. Sharma Estimation of Peak Ground Acceleration using Artificial Neural Network. Proceedings 15th World Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, September 2012, paper no. 1847.

  10. Rajiv Sachdeva, Ashok Kumar, and M.L.Sharma, Prediction of Average Shear Wave Velocity of a Site Using Strong Ground Motion Records and ANN, Proceedings 14th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, Dec. 17- Dec. 19, 2010, IIT Roorkee, Vol I, pp126-137.

  11. Venugopal, Ashok Kumar and M.L. Sharma, Comparison of Site Specific PGA Using Neural Networks and Regression Models. Proceedings 14th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 17 – Dec. 19, 2010, Vol I, pp233-252.

  12. Rakhi Bhardwaj, Ashok Kumar and M.L. Sharma, An Algorithm for Automatic Detection of Primary Wave Onset for Early Warning System. Proceedings 14th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 17 – Dec. 19, 2010, Vol. I, pp373-380.

  13. Sathe Prashant Dasharath, Ashok Kumar and S.K. Thakkar, Estimation of Governing Parameters of the Structure subjected to Ground Motion Using Transfer Function Approach. Proceedings 14th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 17 – Dec. 19, 2010, Vol. II, pp751-759.

  14. Vinayak, H.K., Ashok Kumar, Thakkar, S.K. and Agarwal, Pankaj, NN Based Damage Detection from Modal Parameter Changes. Proceedings The 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Oct 12 – 17, 2008, Beijing, China, paper no. 05-01-0061

  15. Arjun C.R. and Ashok Kumar (2008), ANN Based Prediction of Earthquake Parameters using K-NET Strong Ground Motion Data. Proceedings Indo- Japan Theme Meeting and Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction – Earthquakes, Landslides and Tsunami, August 28-29, 2008, Central Power Research Institute, Bangalore. Paper no. V-4.

  16. Alokendu Bhattacharya, Yogesh Pisal, Ashok Kumar and M. L. Sharma (2007), Development of Site Specific Response Spectrum for Roorkee Region. Proceedings International Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium : Opportunity and Challenges (CENeM-2007), 11-14 Jan, 2007, Bengal Engg. College, Shibpur, West Bengal

  17. Himanshu Mittal, S. Gupta, A. Srivastava, R.N. Dubey and Ashok Kumar (2006) National Strong Motion Instrumentation Project – An Overview, Proceedings 13th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 18-20, 2006. pp107-115.

  18. Ashok Kumar (2006) Generation of Spectrum Compatible Time History with Fling. (Keynote presentation) Proceedings 13th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 18-20, 2006. pp172-178

  19. R. Wason, A. Sinvhal, D. Shankar, Ashok Kumar and V.H. Joshi (2006) Ground Deformations Observed due to Great Sumatra Earthquake of December 26, 2004 and Tsunami in and Around Andaman Nicobar Islands. Proceedings 13th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 18-20, 2006. pp228-237.

  20. K. Vinayak, Ashok Kumar, S.K. Thakkar, Pankaj Agarwal and M. Shrikhande (2006) Damage Detection of Structures using Frequency and Mode Shape Changes. Proceedings 13th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 18-20, 2006. pp878-888

  21. Satish Chandra K., Hemant Kumar Vinayak, Ashok Kumar and S.K. Thakkar (2006) Experimental Damage Detection of a Beam Using Experimental Data. Proceedings 13th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 18-20, 2006. pp909-916

  22. P. Singh, Ashok Kumar, Pankaj Agarwal and S.K. Thakkar (2006) Ambient Vibration Testing of a Ten Storied Building in Ahmedabad Gujarat after2001 Bhuj Earthquake. Proceedings 13th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Dec. 18-20, 2006. pp917-924.

  23. Ashok Kumar (2006) Software for Generation of Spectrum Compatible Time History Having Same Phase as of a Given Time History. Proceedings of the 8th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering; April 18-22, 2006, San Francisco, California, USA. Paper no 172.

  24. Ashok Kumar and Hemant Kumar Vinayak (2006) Health Monitoring of Narnarayan Setu and Saraighat Bridge using Proposed Strong Motion Instrumentation. Proceedings of Workshop on Advances in Bridge Engineering, March 24-25, 2006, pp363-368

  25. M.L. Sharma, Hilmar Bungum, Ashok Kumar, Atanu Bhattacharya (2006) Development of Strong Ground Motion Attenuation Relationship for Spectral Accelerations for the Himalayan Region. Workshop on Seismic Hazard and Risk Assessment (under Indo Norwegian Programme of Institutional Cooperation), India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, March 18-19, 2006

  26. Pisal Yogesh and Ashok Kumar (2005) Issues Involved in Generation of Spectrum Compatible Time History. Paper presented in World Conference on Disaster Mitigation held in IIT Bombay on November 17 to 19, 2005

  27. Ashok Kumar (2004) Software for Generation of Spectrum Compatible Time History. Proceedings 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, Canada, August 2004. Paper no. 2096

  28. Ashok Kumar, Ashish Bhargava, S.K. Thakkar, Pankaj Agarwal and R.N. Dubey (2002) Response of Passport Building for Spectrum Compatible Time History of Bhuj Earthquake at Anjar. Proceedings 12th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee Dec. 16 to 18, 2002.

  29. Ashok Kumar (2002) Generation of Spectrum Compatible Time History Proceedings 12th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee Dec. 16 to 18, 2002.

  30. Shrikhande, J.D. Das, Ashok Kumar and S. Basu (2002) Strong Motion Records from NW Himalayan and NE Indian Regions: A Review. Proceedings 12th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee Dec. 16 to 18, 2002.

  31. Manish Shrikhande, Durgesh C. Rai, Ashok Kumar and S. Basu (2002) Upgradation of Shake Table Facility. Proceedings 12th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee Dec. 16 to 18, 2002

  32. Chris H. Cramer, S.N. Bhattacharya and Ashok Kumar (2002) The 2001 Mw7.7 Bhuj, India Earthquake and Eastern North American Ground-Motion Attenuation Relations: Seismic Hazard Implications . Presented by Chris H. Cramer in the Fall American Geophysical Union held in USA in December 2002.

  33. Cramer, C.H, and Kumar (2002), The 2001 Gujarat, India Earthquake and Eastern North America Ground-motion Attenuation and Magnitude-area Relations: Impact on Seismic Hazard (abstract), Seismological Research Letters, v. 73, p. 238. (Presented at the annual meeting of the Seismological Society of America in April 2002 in USA by C.H. Cramer).

  34. Kumar, A., S. Basu, S.K. Thakkar, M. Shrikhande, P. Agarwal, J. Das, and D.K. Paul (2001). Strong Motion Records of Bhuj Earthquake, International Conference on Seismic Hazard with Particular Reference to Bhuj Earthquake, New Delhi, Oct. 3-5, 2001

  35. Shrikhande, M., Basu, S., Kumar, A., Chandra,B., and Das, J.D. (2001) Analysis of Strong Motion Data of Chamoli Earthquake of March 29, 1999. Proceedings Workshop on Recent Earthquakes of Chamoli and Bhuj, May 24-26, 2001, Roorkee.

  36. Kumar, A., Basu, S. and Chandra, B. (2000) Use of Synchronous Noise as Test Signal for Evaluation of Strong Motion Data Processing Schemes. Proceedings 12th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Auckland, New Zealand, Jan.3-Feb. 4, 2000. Paper no. 0931.

  37. Shrikhande, M., Das, J., Bansal, M.K., Kumar, A., Basu, S. and Chandra, B. (1998) Analysis of Strong Motion Records from Dharamshale Earthquake of April 26, 1986. Proceedings 11th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, Dec 17-18, 1998; pp281-285.

  38. Chandra, B., Basu, S., Kumar, A., Das, J. and Bansal, M.K. (1997) Ground Motion Characteristics from Strong Motion Instruments during April 26, 1986 Earthquake. Proceedings Workshop on Earthquake Disaster Preparedness, Roorkee Oct. 13-14, 1997

  39. Kumar, A., Basu,S. and Chandra,B. (1996) Critical Evaluation of Various Steps in Processing of Accelerogram. Proceedings 11th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Acapulco, Mexico, June 1996

  40. Kumar, A., Basu, S. and Chandra, B. (1996) Problems of Analog Accelerograph and Details of a Digital Accelerograph. Proceedings Symposium on Earthquake Effects on Structures, Plants and Machinery, New Delhi, Nov. 13-15, 1996

  41. Pankaj, Kumar, A. and Basu, S. (1996) On Seismic Testing of Electrical Equipments. Proceedings Symposium on Earthquake Effects on Structures, Plants and Machinery, New Delhi, Nov. 13-15, 1996.

  42. Chandra, B., Basu, S., Kumar, A.,Das, J and Bansal, M.K. (1996) Strong Motion Studies at Department of Earthquake Engineering University of Roorkee. Proceedings of the Workshop on Design Practices in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, University of Roorkee, Sept 26-27, 1996.

  43. Pankaj, Kumar, A. and Basu, S. (1995) Seismic Qualification of Equipment – A Need for Greater Understanding. Proceedings National Conference on Role of Continuing Education in Industrial Restructuring, University of Roorkee, pp157-162, Feb. 1995.

  44. Basu, S., Lawania, K.K., Kumar, A. (1994) System Identification of a Circuit Breaker Pole. Proceedings Tenth Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, University of Roorkee, Vol. 2, pp827-836.

  45. Kumar, A., Pankaj and Basu, S. (1994) Effect of Linear Interpolation on Response Spectra Proceedings Tenth Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, University of Roorkee, Roorkee, Vol.2, pp869-878, November, 1994.

  46. Chandra, B., Kumar, A., Basu, S. and Bansal, M.K. (1994) Strong Motion Information from Structural Response Recorders during Uttarkashi Earthquake. Proceedings Tenth Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, University of Roorkee, Roorkee, Vol.1, pp93-104.

  47. Pankaj, Kumar, A. and Basu, S. (1994) Interpolation of Design Accelerogram for Direct Integration Analysis of Concrete Structures. Proceedings of Conference on Computation Mechanics of Concrete Structures, Innsbruk, Austria, March 1994.

  48. Basu, S.,Pankaj and Kumar, A. (1992) On the Importance of Band Limited Excitation in Direct Integration analysis of structures. Proceedings Tenth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Madrid, Spain; Vol. 7; pp3779-3785.

  49. Kumar, A., Basu, S. and Chandra, B. (1992) Correction of Data Obtained from Digital Accelerographs. Proceedings Tenth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Madrid, Spain; vol. 1; pp187-193.

  50. Kumar, A., Gupta, N.C., Basu, S., Bansal, M.K. and Verma, V.K. (1990) Microprocessor Based Strong Motion Recorder. Proc. 9th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, Roorkee, Vol. I, pp 5-109 to 5-116, Dec. 1990.

  51. Kumar, A., and Basu, S. (1989) Isolation of Shake Table System. Proceedings Workshop on Base Isolation, New Delhi; June 1989.

  52. Kumar, A., Chandra, B., Mathur, S., Basu, S. and Bansal, M.K. (1988) Strong Motion Data from Bihar Nepal Earthquake of Aug. 21, 1988″. Workshop on Bihar Nepal Earthquake, IIT Kanpur; Dec. 1988

  53. Kumar, A. and Pankaj (1986) Determination and Effect of Frictional Damping in Structural Response Recorder. Proc. Eighth Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, Roorkee; I; pp 543-545

  54. Arya, A.S., Basu, S., Srivastava, L.S., Bandopadyaya, S., Prajapati, G.I. and Kumar, A. (1986) Design and Development of a Shake Table System. Proceedings Eighth Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, University of Roorkee, Vol.2, 1986.

  55. Kumar, A., Chandrasekaran, A.R. and Chandra, B. (1986) Earthquake Withstand Test on a Bus Duct. . (1986) Proceedings Eighth Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, University of Roorkee, Vol.1, 1986 pp659-666

  56. Kumar, A. , and Upadhyay, S.K.(1985) Network of Strong Motion Instrumnts in North East India and Cachar Earthquake of Dec, 31, 1984. Second Workshop on Cachar Earthquake and Seismicity of North East India, New Delhi, May 1985.

  57. Agarwal, R.C. and Kumar, A. (1984) Seismic Instruments in and around Dams. Proceedings Workshop on Instrumentation of Dam held at Central Water Commission, New Delhi.

  58. Kumar, A. and Upadyaya, S.K. (1984) Indian National Strong Motion Instrumentation Network. Presented in Workshop on All India Co ordinated Projects on Seismology and Seismo tectonics of Himalayan Region; Dehradun, Dec. 1984.

  59. Kumar, A. and Pankaj (1984) On SRR records Considering Effect of Frictional Damping. Proc. Earthquake Effects on Plants and Equipments , Hyderabad; Dec. 1984; pp 61-64

  60. Pratima Rani and Kumar, A. (1981) Control of Seismic Effect on Switch Yard Equipment. Proceedings 7th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Istanbul, Vol. 8, pp71-79.

  61. Srivastava, L.S. and Kumar, A. (1981) Indian National Strong Motion Network in North East India. Proceedings Symposium on Seismicity and Associated Problems in North East India, March 1981.

  62. Pandey, A.D. and Kumar, A. (1981) Seismic Analysis of EH-T-7 Structure. Proceedings Symposium on Earthquake Disaster Mitigation, Roorkee; Vol.1, PP221-227, March 1981

  63. Agarwal, R.C., Gupta, S.P. and Kumar, A. (1981) A Preliminary Report on Pithoragarh Earthquake of July 29, 1980. Proceedings Symposium on Earthquake Disaster Mitigation, Roorkee, March 1981.