Fatigue strength evaluation of alumino thermit welded rail joints successfully done at CSIR-SERC
With a vast railway network crisscrossing the length and breadth of India, safety on tracks is of paramount importance. Long welded rails... View More...
Evaluation, analytically as well as experimentally, the longitudinal force coming on the sub-structure of railway bridges.Formulation of... View More...
Awards and Recognition
Congratulations to Dr. C.K. Madheswaran, Dr. N. Gopalakrishnan, Dr. K. Sathishkumar and Shri. J. Prakashvel for receiving ISET Best Paper Award for the paper "Seismic Performance of Open Ground Storey Reinforced Concrete Building with Chevron Stell Bracing Incorporating X-Plate Damper".
Hearty Congratulations to Dr. K. Sathish Kumar, Chief Scientist for receiving ACCE(I) Eminent Engineer Award -2022 by the Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India) during the 30th ACCE(I) National Awards and Foundation Day Function held on June 24, 2022 at Hyderabad.
Congratulations to Dr. Madheswaran, Dr. Sathishkumar and Shri. Prakash vel for receiving ICJ Best Paper Award - 2021
Hearty Congratulations to Dr. Bhaskar, Senior Principal Scientist, who received the Achievement Award for Scientist during the 13th CIDC Vishwakarma Awards 2022 function held on 8th April 2022 at New Delhi.
Hearty Congratulations to Dr. Prabhat Ranjan for receiving "IEI Young Engineers Award 2020-21" in the Civil Engineering discipline at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The award consists of a Plaque and a Certificate which was presented during the 36th Indian Engineering Congress held at New Delhi on 26 December 2021.
Congratulations to Dr. B. S. Sindu, Senior Scientist, who has been selected as one of the six finalists globally and one among the two from 'Asia and Oceania' region for the Nanocem PhD award-2020 by NANOCEM..View More
Our Scientific Endeavours
Vibration Testing of LCH Auxiliary Fuel Tank
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) approached Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) – Structural Engineering Research Centre (SERC) for carrying out the vibration tests on auxiliary fuel tank of Light Combat Helicopter (LCH). The LCH fuel system consists of three main tanks and two supply tanks.View More
Empty rakes take to the track on pamban rail bridge
Empty rakes take to the track on pamban rail bridgeView More
Tejas fuel droptank put through test in chennai
Tejas fuel droptank put through test in chennaiView More
CSIR-SERC has been in the forefront in assisting Indian Railways for the past three decades, in assessing the quality of welded
CSIR-SERC has been in the forefront in assisting Indian Railways for the past three decades, in assessing the quality of welded rail joints. CSIR-SERC has recently successfully completed fatigue strength evaluation of alumino thermit welded rail joints.View More