Teaching and Mentoring

<center><font size=2>Use your arms as cantilever beams and feel the stresses? (ENG 104L 2020)</font></center>

Use your arms as cantilever beams and feel the stresses? (ENG 104L 2020)

<center><font size=2>Do Balloons behave as Pressure Vessels? (ENG 104L 2019)</font></center>

Do Balloons behave as Pressure Vessels? (ENG 104L 2019)

<center> <font size =2>Who likes Geometry? (Vidya teaching project)</font></center>

Who likes Geometry? (Vidya teaching project)

<center> <font size =2>SURA team at IIT-D</font></center>

SURA team at IIT-D

<center> <font size =2>Summer research interns at IIT-D 2017</font></center>

Summer research interns at IIT-D 2017

Teaching

  • ENG 104L Mechanics of Materials Laboratory
    January 2020 - April. 2020
    Instructor : Prof. John Bolander

    • Second time TA for the course
    • Managed 20 students for the laboratory course
    • Helped with creation of new laboratory with new laboratory equipment
    • Updated hands-on activities for complex topics
  • ENG 104L Mechanics of Materials Laboratory
    January 2019 - April. 2019
    Instructor : Prof. Amit Kanvinde

    • Taught undergraduate Mechanics of Materials laboratory experiments
    • Managed 11 students for the laboratory course
    • Designed hands-on activities for complex topics

  • CVL 222 Intoduction to Soil Mechanics
    January 2018 - May. 2018
    Instructor : Prof. GV Ramana

    • Graded Mid-terms and End-terms for 90 students
    • Provided feedback during laboratory sessions

  • Introduction to Geometry
    December 2016
    Vidya Teaching Project NSS-IITD

    • Introduced Geometry to a class of 7th students
    • Designed interactive assignments for complex problems
    • Evaluated students with class tests and provided feedback


Mentoring

Here a few students I mentored and made friends on the way:

  • Fabric evolution in granular soils
    Mentee : Jasmine Miller
    Affiliations : Fourth year Bachelors students at UC Davis
    Project : Independent Research
    Duration : June 2019 - October 2019
    Advisor : Dr. Alejandro Martinez
  • Dessication cracking of Fiber Reinforced Soils
    Mentee : Ashutosh Raj, Vidushi Toshniwal
    Affiliations : Third year Bachelors students at IIT-Delhi
    Project : Summer Undergraduate Research Award (SURA)
    Duration : June 2018 - July 2018
    Advisor : Dr. R Ayothiraman
  • Slope Stability analysis using SPH
    Mentee : Ramesh Venkataraman
    Affiliations : First year Masters student at GeorgiaTech
    Project : Bachelors Thesis
    Duration : June 2017 - June 2018
    Advisor : Prof. GV Ramana
  • Macroscopic properties of aggregates
    Mentee : Parminder Singh Padam
    Affiliations : Third year Bachelors student at NIT Kurukshetra
    Project : Summer Research under OPJEM scholarship
    Duration : June 2017 -August 2017
    Advisor : Prof. GV Ramana
  • Stress-strain-volume change behaviour of Micaceous Sand
    Mentee : Ramesh Venkataraman
    Affiliations : First year Masters student at GeorgiaTech
    Project : Summer Research Internship
    Duration : June 2017 - July 2017
    Advisor : Prof. GV Ramana