Mr. Arun Kumar Murali

Mr. Arun Kumar Murali

Postgraduate Student
Department of Civil Engineering
Room 217, Building 70, 21 Alliance Lane

Arun Kumar Murali is a PhD student in the Department of Civil Engineering at Monash University. He received his Bachelors in Civil Engineering (honours equivalent) from Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Anna University. He was the Gold Medalist of his university and was also awarded the Overall Best Outgoing Student title in 2018. Prior to joining Monash, Arun gained a lot of exposure in geotechnical research from his diverse experiences at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, the National University of Singapore and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He currently works on understanding the micromechanical behaviour of rock pile interfaces using X-ray CT and Discrete Element Modelling.

Apart from his research, Arun is passionate about public speaking and tutoring and has lead many Career Development programs and created awareness about higher education to the student masses.


  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Anna University
Last modified: 28/06/2019