Dr. Malkit Singh
Professor

malkit.bhangal@chitkara.edu.in

Expert Areas : Concrete technology, Reinforced concrete design, Soil mechanics, Foundation engineering

Dr. Malkit Singh is PhD in Civil Engineering with 30 years industrial experience. His areas of expertise are Concrete Technology and Reinforced Concrete Design of structures.His research interests include the use of waste and by-products in concrete production.

  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Education
  • Service

Research Papers:

  1. Rafat Siddique, Malkit Singh,Sourav Mehta, and Rafik Belarbi,“Utilization of treated saw dust in concrete as partial replacement of sand” Journal of Cleaner Production, 261 (2020) 121226.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.121226
  2. Rafat Siddique, Malkit Singh and Arpit Kumar Singhal, “Use of unprocessed wood ash as partial replacement of sand in concrete” ACI Materials Journal, 116(6), 2019, 77-86
  3. Rafat Siddique, Gurpreet Singh and Malkit Singh, “Recycle option for metallurgical by-product (spent foundry sand) in green concrete for sustainable construction.” Journal of Cleaner Productions 172(2018) 1110-1120 (I.F. 6.395)
  4. Rafat Siddique, Jameel. Abir, Malkit Singh, Baenat-Hunek Danuta, Kunal, Ait-Mokhtar, Abdelkarim, Belarbi, Rafik and Anita Rajor, “Effect of bacteria on strength, permeation characteristics and micro-structure of silica fume concrete.” Construction and Building Materials 142 (2017) 92–100 (IF: 4.046)
  5. Rafat Siddique, Karambir Singh, Kunal, Malkit Singh, Anita Rajor, “Properties of bacterial rice hush ash concrete” Construction and Building Materials 121 (2016) 112–119 (IF: 4.046)
  6. Singh M. and Siddique R., “Effect of coal bottom ash as partial replacement of sand on workability and strength properties of concreteJournal of Cleaner Productions, 112(2016) 620-30 (IF: 6.395)
  7. Kunal, Rafat Siddique, Anita Rajor, Malkit Singh, “Influence of bacterial treated cement kiln dust on strength and permeability of concrete” Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, (2016) DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0001593 (IF: 1.644)
  8. Siddique, R., Nanda V., Kunal, El-Hadj Kadri, Khan MI, Singh M, Rajor A, “Influence of bacteria on compressive strength and permeation properties of concrete made with cement baghouse filter dust” Construction and Building Materials, 106 (2016) 461–469 (IF: 4.046)
  9. Kirti Vardhan, Shweta Goyal, Rafat Siddique, Malkit Singh, “Mechanical properties and microstructural analysis of cement mortar incorporating marble powder as partial replacement of cement” Construction and Building Materials, 96 (2015) 615–621(IF: 4.046)
  10. Singh M. and Siddique R., “Effect of low-calcium coal bottom ash as fine aggregate on microstructure and properties of concrete.” ACI Materials Journal (2015) 112(5) 693-703 (IF: 1.252)
  11. Singh M., Siddique R., Ait-Mokhtar, K. and Belarbi, R., “Durability properties of concrete made with high volumes of low-calcium coal bottom ash as replacement of two types of sand” Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, (2015) DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE) MT.1943-5533.0001464. (IF: 1.644)
  12. Singh M. and Siddique R., “Properties of concrete containing high volumes of coal bottom ash as fine aggregate.” Journal of Cleaner Productions, 91(2015) 269-278 (IF: 6.395)
  13. Singh M. and Siddique R., “Strength properties and micro structural properties of concrete containing coal bottom ash as partial replacement of fine aggregate.” Construction and Building Material, 50 (2014): 246-256 (IF: 4.046)
  14. Singh M. and Siddique R., “Compressive strength, drying shrinkage and chemical resistance of concrete incorporating coal bottom ash as partial or total replacement of sand.” Construction and Building Material, 68 (2014): 39-48 (IF: 4.046)
  15. Singh M. and Siddique R., “Effect of coal bottom ash as partial replacement of sand on properties of concrete.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 72 (2013): 20-32 (IF: 7.044)

 Publications in International Conferences

  1. Siddique R and Singh M, “Utilization of coal bottom ash in concrete manufacturing.” Euro coal ash 2017, Conference, Brno, Czech Republic, Feb 6-8, 2017, pp 73-81.
  2. Siddique R and Singh M, “Influence of coal bottom ash on the Strength Properties of Concrete.” The Thirtieth International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, March 15 – 18, 2015, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A

Publications in National Conferences

  1. Bector, R.C. and Singh M, “utilization of pulverised fuel ash of coal fired thermal stations – scenario in PSEB”, National Conference on “Fly ash – waste or wealth” held at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala (27-10-1995 to 28-10-1995).

Book Chapter

Field of Specialization

Concrete Technology,Structural Engineering

  • Ph.D. (Civil) – Thapar University, Patiala (2015)
  • M.E. (Structures) -Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala (1988)
  • BE (Civil)- Guru Nanak Engineering College, Ludhiana, Punjab University, Chandigarh (1986)

Industry: 30 years

Teaching: 1/10/2019 to till date