Dr. V. Aneetha


Research Assistant Professor

I am Aneetha Vilventhan, and I’m called as Aneetha. I did my PhD at IIT Madras in Building Technology and Construction management. I specialize both in construction and infrastructure management. I worked as a planning engineer in Qatar in prestigious projects such as New Doha International Airport and Qipco tower. I am dedicated to research and work on practical problems in construction and infrastructure projects. I work in the areas such as project planning, sustainable development, lean construction, waste management, Road information modelling and global projects. 

  • Project planning
  • Scheduling and control
  • Global projects
  • Productivity improvement and lean construction
  • Infrastructure management
  • Sustainable development

Construction Management and building Research group

  • Vilventhan, A., and Kalidindi, S.N. (2016). Interrelationships of factors causing delays in the relocation of utilities: A cognitive mapping approach., Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management, Vol 23 No 3, pp. 349-368.
  • Vilventhan, A., and Kalidindi, S.N. (2012). “Approval risks in transportation infrastructure projects in India”. Construction Research Congress International Conference 2012, Purdue University, USA.
  • Kalidindi, S.N., and Vilventhan, A. (2011). “Identification of approval risks in transportation infrastructure projects in India”. PMI India Research & Academic Conference 2011, Pune, India (only development phase)
  • Vilventhan, A., and Kalidindi, S .N. A framework for the inter-organizational coordination in the utility relocations for road and bridge projects, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE  (In pipeline)
  • Vilventhan, A., and Kalidindi, S.N. Development of strategies for mitigating utility relocation delays for road and bridge projects, Construction Management and Economics (In pipeline)
  • Vilventhan, A., and Kalidindi, S.N. Comparative analysis of utility relocation issues in road and bridge projects: Evidence from Indian case studies, Journal of Urban Planning and Development, ASCE (In pipeline)


At SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) (2016)

  • Construction Engineering and management Practices lab and construction management courses.
  • As Half time teaching and research assistant in Indian Institute of Technology Madras (2010-2016) was the teaching assistant for the following courses
  • Construction contracts and specification
  • Construction Quality and Safety Management
  • Construction Equipment and Methods
  • Global Construction Engineering and Management Practices
  • Survey lab


As lecturer in Krishnasamy college of Engineering and Technology (2001-2005) taught the following courses

  • Engineering Graphics
  • Basic Civil Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Environmental Engineering


There are opppurtunities in the area of Lean construction, Building information modelling, 4d and 5d planning, IT in construction.

Dr. Aneetha V
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Structural Engineering Lab
SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur,
Ext: 1480