B.E. (Civil Engineering) : L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (2007)
M.Tech. (Structural Engineering) : Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, Rajasthan (2009)
Ph.D. (Structural Engineering) : Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi (2016)
Research Area : Service load behaviour of reinforced concrete and steel-concrete composite structures, and application of soft computing techniques in structural engineering
Email : kashyappatel@iitram.ac.in; iitd.kashyap@gmail.com
Phone No. : +91-79-67775425

Employment Details

  • Research Fellow, Civil Engineering Department

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi (April 01, 2016 - September 30, 2016)
  • SERB National Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Engineering

    Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, Kamand, Himachal Pradesh (October 01, 2016 - March 15, 2017)
  • Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering Department

    Institute of Infrastructure Technology Research And Management, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (March 16, 2017 - Continue)

Recognitions

  • Got first class with distinction in B.E.

  • Received MHRD assistantship during M.Tech. (GATE 2007)

  • Awarded Gold Medal, for Rank 1 in M.Tech. in Structural Engineering

  • Secured Rank 3 among all the M.Tech. students in the Institute (2009 batch)

  • Received MHRD assistantship during Ph.D. (July, 2009 - July, 2013)

  • Received IRD-IIT assistantship during Ph.D. (August, 2013 - July, 2014)

  • Awarded travel grant from IRD-IIT to present a research paper at Thailand

  • Received assistantship from Dogra chair fund during Ph.D. (August, 2014 - September, 2015)

  • Received assistantship from PDF of Prof. Nagpal during Ph.D. (October, 2015 - March, 2016)

  • Awarded National - Post Doctoral Fellowship from SERB-Department of Science and Technology, Government of India (July, 2016)

Journal Publications

  • Silayach, S., Patel, K. A., and Chaudhary, S. (2011)

    Finite element study of graphite/epoxy laminates subjected to low-velocity transverse impact, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, 4(6 SPL), 895-898. (SCOPUS)
  • Tadesse, Z., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2012)

    Neural networks for prediction of deflection in composite bridges, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 68(1), 138-149. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Varshney, L. K., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2013)

    Control of time-dependent effects in steel-concrete composite frames, International Journal of Steel Structures, 13(4), 589-606. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Gupta, R. K., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2013)

    Closed form solution for deflection of flexible composite bridges, Procedia Engineering, 51, 75-83. (SCOPUS)
  • Chaudhary, S., Pendharkar, U., Patel, K. A., and Nagpal, A. K. (2014)

    Neural networks for deflections in continuous composite beams considering concrete cracking, Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions of Civil Engineering, 38(C1+), 205-221. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2014)

    Analytical-numerical procedure incorporating cracking in RC beams, Engineering Computations, 31(5), 986-1010. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Pendharkar, U., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2015)

    Rapid prediction of long-term deflections in composite frames, Steel and Composite Structures, 18(3), 547-563. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Patel, K. A., Bhardwaj, A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2015)

    Explicit expression for effective moment of inertia of RC Beams, Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures, 12(3), 542-560. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Ramnavas, M. P., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2015)

    Cracked span length beam element for service load analysis of steel concrete composite bridges, Computers and Structures, 157, 201-208. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Gupta, R. K., Kumar, S., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2015)

    Rapid prediction of deflections in multi-span continuous composite bridges using neural networks, International Journal of Steel Structures, 15(4), 893-909. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2016)

    A tension stiffening model for analysis of reinforced concrete flexural members subjected to service load, Computers and Concrete, 17(1), 29-51. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2016)

    Rapid prediction of inelastic bending moments in RC beams considering cracking, Computers and Concrete, 18(6), 1113-1134. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Ramnavas, M. P., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    Service load analysis of composite frames using cracked span length frame element, Engineering Structures, 132, 733-744. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Pendharkar, U., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    Closed-form expressions for long-term deflections in high-rise composite frames, International Journal of Steel Structures, 17(1), 31-42. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    Neural network based approach for rapid prediction of deflections in RC beams considering cracking, Computers and Concrete, 19(3), 293-303. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Pendharkar, U., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    Rapid prediction of moments in high-rise composite frames considering cracking and time-effects, Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering, 61(2), 282-291. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    An element incorporating cracking for reinforced concrete skeletal structures at service load, Advances in Structural Engineering, Online arrived. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    An automated computationally efficient two stage procedure for service load analysis of RC flexural members considering concrete cracking, Engineering with Computers, Online arrived. (SCI & SCOPUS)
  • Kumar, S., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    Rapid prediction of long term deflections in composite bridges. (Under revision)
  • Ramnavas, M. P., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2017)

    Explicit expressions for inelastic design quantities in composite frames considering effects of nearby columns and floors. (Under review)

Conference Publications

  • Patel, K. A., Kumari, S., and Chaudhary, S. (2009)

    Non-linear behaviour of steel-concrete composite frames, Proc., Sustainable Concrete Infrastructure Development (SCID-2009), Jaipur, India, 24-33.
  • Kumari, S., and Patel, K. A. (2009)

    Application of neural networks for steel and composite structures, Proc., 4th Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI-11), Tumkur, Bangalore, India, 1197-1206.
  • Kumari, S., Patel, K. A., and Chaudhary, S. (2010)

    Finite element study of a bonded steel and concrete composite beam, Proc., An International Conference Innovative World of Structural Engineering (ICIWSE-2010), Aurangabad, India, 799-805.
  • Patel, K. A., Kim, D., Chaudhary, I. P., and Chaudhary, S. (2011)

    Service load behaviour of epoxy bonded steel-concrete composite bridges, Proc., 3rd Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium (YRGS-2011), Taipei, Taiwan, 142-149.
  • Chaudhary, S., Kim, D., Cho, S. G., Joe, Y. H., and Patel, K. A. (2011)

    Seismic behaviour of steel-concrete composite floors in thermal power plants, Proc., Earthquake Engineering Society of Korea, (EESK-2011), Seoul, Korea, 15, 49-52.
  • Chaudhary, S., Patel, K. A., Kim, D., Cho, S. G., and Ali, A. (2011)

    Dynamic behaviour of steel-concrete composite floors, Proc., Korea Institute of for Structural Maintenance Inspection (KSMI-2011), Seoul, Korea, 167-170.
  • Chaudhary, S., Ali, A., Kim, D., Patel, K. A., and Cho, S. G. (2011)

    Dynamic behaviour of steel-concrete composite shear wall, Proc., The 2011 World Congress on Advances in Structural Engineering and Mechanics (ASEM-2011+), Seoul, 215-220.
  • Gupta, R. K., Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2012)

    An efficient finite element model for flexible composite structures, Proc., 4th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium (YRGS-2012), Hong Kong, 115-122.
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2013)

    An element incorporating cracking in reinforced concrete beams at service load, Proc., 5th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium (YRGS-2013), Jaipur, India, 9-18.
  • Chaudhary, S., Pendharkar, U., Patel, K. A., and Nagpal, A. K. (2014)

    Rapid prediction of long-term deflections in high-rise composite frames using neural networks, Proc., 6th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium (YRGS-2014), Bangkok, Thailand, 41-46.
  • Patel, K. A., Chaudhary, S., and Nagpal, A. K. (2014)

    An analytical-numerical procedure incorporating cracking in RC frames at service load, Proc., 6th Asia-Pacific Young Researchers and Graduates Symposium (YRGS-2014), Bangkok, Thailand, 53-58.

Research projects

  • Awarded project entitled “Development of a hybrid analytical-numerical procedure for service load analysis of reinforced concrete box girder bridges” (Agency: SERB-Department of Science and Technology, Amount: Rs. 19,20,000.00 including fellowship)

Consultancy Projects

  • Assisted to the committee for investigation into causes of collapse of under construction cable stayed bridge across river Chambal on NH 76 near Kota in Rajasthan (Agency: National Highway Authority of India, Amount: Rs. 50,000.00)

Professional Activities

  • Memberships

    1. Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi (LM-40824); 2. Indian Society for Construction Materials and Structures, IIT Roorkee (2013003); 3. Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, IIT Kharagpur (L/837).
  • Reviewer for journal

    1. ACI structural journal; 2. Engineering structures; 3. Open civil engineering journal; 4. Applied computational intelligence and soft computing.