Associate Professor, LM-IBC, Departmental Admission Coordinator



    • Ph.D.

    • M.Tech (Const Mgmt) , MCM ,MPhil (IT)

    • B.E. Civil


Research Papers:

    • Research paper 1 : Iyer, K. C., Chaphalkar, N. B., and Patil, S. K. “Intrinsic Factors Influencing Decision Making of Arbitrators in Dispute Resolution of Variation Claims”. Journal of Institution of Engineers (India): Series A, Springer, DOI 10.1007/s40030-018-0265-z

    • Research paper 2 : Chaphalkar, N. B., Iyer, K. C., and Patil, S. K. (2015). “Prediction of Outcome of Construction Dispute Claims using Multilayer Perceptron Neural Network Model”, International Journal of Project Management, Elsevier, Vol. 33, Issue 8, 1827-1835. (Impact Factor 2.758; SNIP 2.736; SJR 1.508; ISSN: 0263-7863, Citations 9, Scopus Indexed)

    • Research paper 3 : Chaphalkar, N. B. Smita Patil, (2012) “Decision Support System for Dispute Resolution in Construction Contracts”, KSCE International Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol 16, pp 499-504. (Impact factor 0.83), Citations 9, Scopus Indexed, Web of Science Indexed.



    • Teaching Experience : 27 years


Engineering Mechanics, Building Technology and Materials, Infrastructure Engineering, Quantity Surveying Contracts and Tenders, Construction Managment, Civil Engineering and Surveying Methods