Mahesh Raj Bhatt

Contact Details:
Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering
Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, Kavre, Post Box 6250
Tel: +977-11-415100

Mobile: +9779848741565


Educational Background:

  • Master of Engineering in Structural Engineering (2017), Kathmandu University, School of  Engineering, Department of Civil and Geomatics Engineering, Dhulikhel Kavre, Nepal
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (2014), Pokhara University, School of Engineering, Lekhnath Kaski, Nepal

Designation: Lecturer

Research Interests:

Infilled RC structures, Structural response to the seismic effect, Masonry structures, Dynamics behavior of structures


  1. Pradhan, P.M., Timalsina, S.P., Bhatt, M.R., “Determination of Shear Strength of Bamboo Panel”, 6th International Conference on kerpiç’18 “Back to earthen architecture: industrialized, injected, rammed, stabilized”, 1-2 June 2018, Gaziantep, Turkey.
  2. Bhatt, M.R., Pradhan, P.M., Jha, S., “Study On the the Effect of Soft Story on Infill RC Frames under Seismic Effect“, Kathmandu University Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology, ISSN 1816- 8752, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 79-91, December, 2017.
  3. Bhatt, M.R., “Failure Pattern in Masonry Buildings During Gorkha Earthquake-2015: A Case Study in Ramechhap District, Nepal”, Civil Insight, An annual technical magazine, Publication of Civil Engineering Club (KUCEC) of Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, Nepal, Vol.1, December, 2017.
  4. Bhatt, M.R., “Study on the effect of Vertical Irregularities on Infill RC Frames Under Seismic Effect” Master’s thesis, Department of Civil and Geomatics Engineering, School of Engineering, Kathmandu University, December, 2017.
  5. Bhatt, M.R. & Pradhan, P.M., “Nature of a Building Vibration under SDOF Systems in Dynamics and Reflection of MDOF as a SDOF system”, Civil Engineering Voice, An Annual Magazine, Publication of Civil Engineering Society (CESS-Nepal) of IOE, Purwanchal Campus, Dharan, Nepal, Vol.2, 2016.