NameDr. Banti A. Gedam
Date of Birth20.05.1983
E-mailbantiagedam [at]
Present DesignationScientist
DivisionFire Research
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Educational Attainments

Degree / DiplomaMain SubjectUniversity/Institution with DistinctionCountryYear of Passing
DiplomaCivil EngineeringGovernment Polytechnic - Arvi, MSBTE Mumbai, MaharashtraIndia2005
B.E.Civil EngineeringNagpur UniversityIndia2008
M.TechStructural EngineeringVisvesvarya National Institute of Technology, NagpurIndia2010
Ph.D.Civil EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee, RoorkeeIndia2015


a) Main Area of SpecializationFire effects on reinforced concrete structures
b) Sub-area of Specialization

Countries visited in connection with higher studies, research training, employment and other scientific assignments:

Country visitedPurposeFromTo
Publications and Patents
  • Current Publications (2009 onwards):


  1. Banti A. Gedam, Aff.M.ASCE; N. M. Bhandari; and Akhil Upadhyay. “Influence of supplementary cementitious materials on shrinkage, creep and durability of high-performance concrete.” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, (2015), 28(4), 04015173, 00-00. (SCI). DOI:
  2. Banti A. Gedam; Akhil Upadhyay; and N. M. Bhandari. “An apt material model for drying shrinkage and specific creep of HPC using artificial neural network.” Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Techno-Press, 52(1), (2014), 99-113. (SCI). DOI:
  3. Banti A. Gedam; Akhil Upadhyay; and N. M. Bhandari. “Performance of creep and shrinkage prediction models for normal strength concrete.” The Bridge & Structural Engineer, 43(3), (2014), 137-148. DOI:

        International Conferences

  1. Banti A. Gedam; N. M. Bhandari; and Akhil Upadhyay. “Life cycle sustainability of concrete structure using high performance concrete.” International Conference on Sustainable Civil Infrastructure, ICSCI-2014 ©ASCE Indian Section, IIT Hyderabad, Telangana, India. (2014)
  2. Banti A. Gedam; N. M. Bhandari; and Akhil Upadhyay. “Appropriate creep and shrinkage model of HPC for improve life-cycle design.” fib-Congress 2014, Mumbai, India. (2014)
  3. Banti A. Gedam; Akhil Upadhyay; and N. M. Bhandari. “Study of an apt creep and shrinkage prediction model for high performance concrete.” 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, San Francisco, USA. (2013)
  4. Banti A. Gedam; Akhil Upadhyay; and N. M. Bhandari. “An apt material model to predict creep and shrinkage behaviour of HPC concrete.” Third International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies, At Kyoto, Japan. (2013)
  • Tech. Reports:
    • Shrinkage and Creep Data Bank for Indian Environment.
  • Scientific Books / Book Chapters: NIL
  • Articles: NIL
  • Patents filed / granted: NIL
  • Processes Developed:
  1. Chair Professor-Bridge Engineering sponsored by Indian Railways. The nature of research work: Experimental compilation of shrinkage and creep test data generated in Indian environmental for Research Designs & Standards Organization, Lacknow
  • Process Under Utilization: NIL

Awards and Distinctions (including fellowships of the learned societies):.

Name of AwardAwarded byAwarded forYear
ScholarshipMHRD, Government of IndiaPh.D Research2010-2014
ScholarshipMHRD, Government of IndiaM-Tech study2008-2010
ScholarshipNagpur University, MaharashtraBE study2005-2008
ScholarshipMSBTE Mumbai, MaharashtraDiploma study2002-2005
Professional Experience:
10 months – Teaching experience as Assistant Professor, Senior scale.

Professional Service & Membership:

  1. American Society of Testing Materials (ASTM International) (Member ID.#: 1805868, Student Member)
  2. American Concrete Institute (Student Member)
  3. American Society of Civil Engineering (Member ID.#: 9104459, Affiliate Member)
  4. ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology (LM 1512, Life Time Member)
  5. Indian Geotechnical Society (LM-3487, Life Time Member)
  6. Indian Society of Wind Engineering (LM.504, Life Time Member)
  7. Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (Member ID.#: 106752 as of: 2012-2013)
  8. The Institute of Engineering India (Associate A-553254-0/19162, Life Time Member)