Ms Nidhi M received her B.Tech in Civil Engineering from NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad and M.Tech in Structural Engineering from College of Engineering Trivandrum. She won the Best Paper Award in the 12th National Conference on Technological Trends, 19-20th August 2011, College of Engineering Trivandrum. She started her career in 2011 as Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering at Universal College of Engineering, Thrissur. During that period she has taught Engineering Mechanics, Strength of Materials and Structural Analysis. In December 2012, she was admitted to a full-time doctoral research programme in the Civil Engineering Department at National Institute of Technology Calicut, Kerala, under the guidance of Prof. N. Ganesan and Prof. P. V. Indira and has given an open seminar in the department. Her area of research includes fibre reinforced concrete, high performance concrete and beam-column-slab joints. She has delivered a keynote address on Hybrid Fibre Reinforced High Performance Concrete at International Conference on Innovative Trends in Civil Engineering for Sustainability- ICICES 2016 on 8th and 9th January at TocH Institute of Science & Technology Arakkunnam, Kerala, India. At present she is working as Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering at Federal Institute of Science and Technology, Angamaly, Kerala, India.