Institute of Technology

Dr. Nimish R. Shah

Dr. Nimish R. Shah

Total Experience 24 Year
Educational Qualification Ph.D., Masters in Engg.(M.E.), M.B.A.
Research Area Synthesis/ modification of polymers for novel applications like food, drug delivery applications, etc.
General information
Designation Associate Professor
Office Phone 07930642146
Cabin No A-108

Prof. Nimish Shah is having wide academic experience of 16 years. He is also having Industrial Experience of 04 years in Petrochemical plant. (Nitro Aromatics, A Unit of Deepak Nitrite Ltd, Vadodara) He has achieved “Best Polytechnic Teacher award in Gujarat State” Charutar Vidyamandal - Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India for year 2009 by Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). He had presented/ published many research papers / articles.

Teaching 19 Year 9 Month
Industry 4 Year 3 Month
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Specialization Areas Polymer Technology
Subject Taught UG Heat Transfer, Process Control, Process Equipment Design, Plant Utility & Energy Efficiency
Subject Taught PG Energy Audit, Chemical Process Design Principle, Energy Audit & Plant Utility, Process Synthesis

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Dr. Nimish R. Shah - Achievements

TitleDescriptionAchieved On
Best Teacher Award “Best Polytechnic Teacher in Gujarat State” for the year 2009 by Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). December 2009

Dr. Nimish R. Shah - Experience

Dr. Nimish R. Shah - Publication



TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
polymers in modified drug delivery systems 978-3-659-39234-4Lambert Academic Publishing 2013
GAS LIQUID HOLLOW FIBER MEMBRANE CONTACTOR 978-3-659-24536-7Lambert Academic Publishing 2012

International Journal

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Crosslinking of starch and its effect on viscosity behaviour 0167-8299Reviews in Chemical Engineering (RevChemEng).32(2): 265–2702016
Synthesis of Covalently Crosslinked Chitosan-Starch Copolymers through Reactive Blending for Oral Drug Delivery 2319-5983Journal of Environmental Research and DevelopmentVol. 9 No. 04, April – June 2015, Page No. 1133-112015
Chitosan: Development of Nanoparticles, Other Physical Forms and Solubility with Acids 1661-9897Journal of Nano Research, Trans Tech PublicationsVolume 24, Sep. 2013, Pages 107-122.2013

Dr. Nimish R. Shah - Qualification

QualificationSpecializationUniversityPassing Year%Class
Ph.D. Polymer Technology Nirma University Institute of Technology June 2016   
M.E. Polymer Technology M.S.University Faculty of Technology February 2004 72.00First- with Distinction
M.B.A. Marketing IGNOU December 2002 71.00First- with Distinction

Dr. Nimish R. Shah - Activity

Dr. Nimish R. Shah - Research Projects

TitleFund TypeAgencyStart DateDurationPrincipal Investigator
Preparation of Copolymers for drug delivery systemInternal FundingNirma University01/02/20121.5 YearPI - Dr. Nimish R. Shah
Synthesis of starch based polymer/copolymers for drug delivery applicationInternal FundingNirma University01/12/20131 yearPI - Dr. Nimish R. Shah
Studies on Exploring Novel Excipients for dmg delivery in oral cavityInternal FundingNirma University01/05/201411 monthsPI - Dr. Nimish R. Shah

Dr. Nimish R. Shah - PhD Students