Institute of Technology

Dr. Parin D. Shah

Dr. Parin D. Shah


Total Experience 18 Year
Educational Qualification PhD Chemical Enginnieng - D.D.University
Research Area Green Chemistry and Green Technology Process Development for Pollution Control Process Audit, Energy and Environment Audit
General information
Designation Associate Professor
Office Phone 07930642146
Cabin No A-108
Email parin.shah@nirmauni.ac.in

Dr. Parin Shah is the recipient of ISTE-IPCL National Award for guiding Best M.Tech. Thesis titled "Pinch Analysis and Process Integration in Petrochemical Plant" in Chemical Engineering (Energy System) - 2016 (First Prize) during 46th ISTE National Annual Convention at Gulzar Group of Institutes, Khanna, Ludhiana (Punjab) on 11th February, 2017. Dr. Parin Shah is the recipient of ISTE-IPCL National Award for guiding Best M.Tech. Thesis in Chemical Engineering (Energy System) -2015 (Second Prize) during 45th ISTE National Annual Convention at Amravati on 10th January, 2016 - M.Tech. Thesis entitled "Energy Efficiency Improvement in MSME Sector in Gujarat". Dr. Parin Shah is a ‘Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE- New Delhi) Certified Energy Auditor, Member of Environment Audit Team of Nirma University. He has received Best Student Award - GOLD MEDAL in M.Tech. (2006). He is involved in various professional activities include member of GCCI (Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry) Environment Committee, Invitee Technical Member of Board of Directors of The Green Environment Services Co-op. Society Ltd., Vatva, Technical expert for ‘Environment Clinic’ – concept initiated by GPCB to provide technical guidance to the industrial units. He is also appointed as a committee member of Board of Studies in Institute of Forensic Sciences, Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar. He is registered Member of ‘Gold Club’ initiated by Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat (KCG) established by the Department of Education, Government of Gujarat. He has also served as a member of the state level committee constituted by Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) to study the pollution potential of dye and dyes intermediates and also to decide the state level policy for permitting such units in the state of Gujarat. He has been serving at various faculty positions in Nirma University since 1999.


Current Activities : PG Coordinator (Energy System), Coordinator Anti-Ragging Committee
Experience
Teaching 18 Year 5 Month
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Contact
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Membership ISTE, IIChE, Society of Energy Engineers and Managers (SEEM)

Specialization
Specialization Areas Green Chemistry and Green Technology Environmental Audit Energy Conservation, Energy Efficiency Studies and Energy Audit Separation Processes
Subject Taught UG Mass Transfer Operation, Heat Transfer Operation, Process Integration,Process Utilities and Energy Efficiency , Environment Management. Advance Separation Technology, Environmental Pollution Control and Safety Management, Process Equipment
Subject Taught PG Energy Audit of Process utilities, Environmental Management Practices I & II, Process Safety Management

Hobbies
Reading, Listening Music, Playing cricket , Tennis

Dr. Parin D. Shah - Achievements


TitleDescriptionAchieved On
ISTE-IPCL National Award for Best M.Tech. Thesis in Chemical Engineering (Energy System) - 2016 M.Tech. Thesis entitled "Pinch Analysis and Process Integration in Petrochemical Plant" of Mr. Ashwini D. Karlekar (14MCHN01), guided by Dr. Parin Shah received the ISTE-IPCL National Award for Best M.Tech. Thesis in Chemical Engineering (Energy System) - 2016 (First Prize) during 46th ISTE National Annual Convention at Gulzar Group of Institutes, Khanna, Ludhiana (Punjab) on 11th February, 2017. February 2017
ISTE-IPCL National Award for Best M.Tech.Thesis M.Tech. Thesis entitled "Energy Efficiency Improvement in MSME Sector in Gujarat" of Mr. Nainesh Patel, guided by Dr. Parin Shah received the ISTE-IPCL National Award for Best M.Tech. Thesis in Chemical Engineering (Energy System) -2015 (Second Prize) during 45th ISTE National Annual Convention at Amravati on 10th January, 2016. January 2016
SECOND PRIZE in Outstanding Young Chemical Engineers Award - 2015 (OYCE) Under the guidance of Dr. Parin Shah, B.Tech project awarded SECOND PRIZE in Outstanding Young Chemical Engineers Award - 2015 (OYCE) competition organized by Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE) Mumbai Regional Centre held on 13th & 14th March, 2015. Abhishek Bulchandani and Priya Tyagi secured 2nd position in UG- Oral category in technical paper presentation on ‘Greener and Efficient methods for Synthesis of H-Acid’. March 2015
B.Tech project awarded FIRST PRIZE in 9th Outstanding Young Chemical Engineers Award - 2013 (OYCE) Under the guidance of Dr. Parin Shah, B.Tech project awarded FIRST PRIZE in 9th Outstanding Young Chemical Engineers Award - 2013 (OYCE) Competition organized by Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE) Mumbai Regional Centre held on 17th April, 2013. Ms.Pooja Dalwani won Undergraduates-Blast Carboblocks Trophy for her B.Tech project on ‘Versatile Enzymatic Interesterification Technology for Production of Low Trans Fat Vegetable Oil’. April 2013
Member of GCCI (Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry) Environment Committee Appointed as a member of GCCI (Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry) Environment Committee for the year 2012-13 and 2013-14. June 2013
Invitee Technical Member of Board of Directors of The Green Environment Services Co-op. Society Ltd., Vatva Invitee Technical Member of Board of Directors of The Green Environment Services Co-op. Society Ltd., Vatva for the year 2012-13 and 2013-14. June 2013
Technical expert for ‘Environment Clinic’ – Gujarat Pollution Control Board- GPCB Technical expert for ‘Environment Clinic’ – concept initiated by Gujarat Pollution Control Board- GPCB to provide technical guidance to the industrial units. June 2013
B.Tech project awarded Prestigious Acharya P.C. Ray Award - Best Design Project Report - Second Prize by IIChE (Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers) Under the guidance of Dr. Parin Shah, B.Tech project awarded Prestigious Acharya P.C. Ray Award - Best Design Project Report - Second Prize by IIChE (Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers) December 2013
Publication of 16S DNA sequence of pure bacterial cultural ‘Alcaligenes faecalis PMS-1’ , accession number JF297973 on National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) USA, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Europe and DNA Data Bank o As a part of ph.D. work - 16S DNA sequence of pure bacterial cultural ‘Alcaligenes faecalis PMS-1’ published with accession number JF297973 on National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) USA, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Europe and DNA Data Bank of Japan (DDBJ). January 2012
M.Tech. project awarded Outstanding Young Chemical Engineers Award - 2011 (7th- OYCE) Under the guidance of Dr. Parin Shah, M.Tech. project awarded Outstanding Young Chemical Engineers Award - 2011 (7th- OYCE) competition conducted by IIChE, Mumbai Regional Centre and won 1st prize for Research Paper Presentation on the topic, “Biodegradation and decolorization of cyanuric chloride based diazo dye Reactive Yellow-145 by a novel bacterial strain Alcaligenes faecalis PMS-1” by M.Tech. student Dipti Galani on April 16, 2011. April 2011
BEE (Bureau of Energy Efficiency ) Certified Energy Auditor Undertake National Level Certification Examination for Energy Managers & Energy Auditors, Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) organized by National Productivity Council (NPC) during May 2009 and honored as 'BEE Certified Energy Auditor' (EA-10470). May 2009
Gold Medal for ‘Best M.Tech. Student’ award by Nirma University Received Gold Medal for ‘Best M.Tech. Student’ award by Nirma University for year 2006-2008 batch on 3rd November 2008. October 2008

Dr. Parin D. Shah - Experience


Institute / OrganizationDesignationDuration
Nirma UniversityAssociate Professor August 2012 To July 2014
Nirma UniversityAssistant Professor November 2008 To August 2012
Nirma UniversitySr. Lecturer June 2007 To November 2008
Nirma UniversityLecturer June 2001 To June 2007
Nirma UniversityTeaching Assistant January 2000 To April 2001
Nirma UniversityVisiting lecturer August 1999 To December 1999

Dr. Parin D. Shah - Publication


 

Book

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Process Safety Management in Petrochemical Industries - Think Safety - It couldn't hurt 978-93-5212-560-9Pothi India12015
Bioremediation of Industrial Wastewater - Sustainable Pollution Abatement Technology 978-3-8484-0394-3 LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG2011

International Conference

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Thermal Design of Ammonia Desuperheater-Condenser and Comparative Study with HTRI   51 ( 2013 ) 375 – 3792013
Organo-Grignard Reactions in Green Solvent 2-Methyltetrahydrofuran (MTHF)   CHEMCON 20132013
Concept of Initiating Event and Independent Protection Layers in Chemical Industry   NUiCONE 20132013
A Batch Decolorization and Kinetic Study of Reactive Azo Dye RO-13 by Novel Bacterial Strain Alcaligenes faecalis PMS-1   2nd International Conference NUiCONE 20112011
Synthesis & Application of New & Alternative Green Solvent Cyclopentyl Methyl Ether 978-81-923049-0-8 2nd International Conference NUiCONE 20112011
Comparative Study between PHA (Process Hazard Analysis) Evaluation Techniques for Chemical Process Industries 978-81-923049-0-8 2nd International Conference NUiCONE 20112011
Application of Chemical Looping Combustion Technology for separation of CO2 from flue gases   NUiCONE 20102010
Phycoremediation of industrial wastewater containing azo compounds   NUiCONE 20102010
2-Methyl Tertathydrofuran (MTHF) – A green Alternative Solvent to THF in Organo-Grignard Reactions   Green & Clean Environment (GCE-2008)2008
Endorsement of Industrial Ecology through By-Product Exchange (BPX) Concept   Green Competitiveness for Sustainable Development2006

International Journal

National Conference

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Identification of Initiating Event and application of Independent Protection Layers as safety actions in Chemical Industry   Hazards in C Ind. : Technology, Prevention and Rem2014
Process Safety Management in Chemical Industries and application of Safety Integrity Level (SIL) concept to improve Functional Safety   Hazards in C Ind. Tech., Prevention & remedies2014
Algae Photobioreactor - A Potential Carbon Dioxide Capturing Technology   Carbon Dioxide Capture & Sequestration Challenges2009
Emerging Health and Environmental Issues in Nanotechnology   Role of Nanotechnology and Biotechnology in Chemic2008
2-MethylTetraHydroFuran (2-MTHF) - A Green Alternative Solvent to Tetrahydrofuran   Current Trends in Technology2007
Dehydration of Isopropyl Alcohol Using Hybrid Separation Technique   CHEMOZALE-20072007
E-Waste: A New Challenge for Waste Management in India   E-waste Management in India - A sustainable soln2007
Designing of Heat Pipe Heat Exchanger for heat recovery from Spray Dryer   CHEMCON 20062006
Depolarization of Dyestuff Industry Effluent Using Low-Cost and Non-Conventional Chitin/Chitosan Biosorbent   CHEMCON 20062006
Designing and Operability of UASB Reactor for Wastewater Treatment   Current Trends in Technology2006
Treatment of Industrial waste by Supercritical Water Oxidation (SCWO) using Transpiring Wall Reactor (TWR)   Environmental Pollution and It’s Control (EPIC-06)2006

National Journal

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Resource Conservation through Thermal Design of Evaporative Condensers 0973-6921 Vol. 8 No. 2, October-December 20132013
Ecofriendly RO 13 Dye Decolorization by newly isolated Alcaligenes faecalis PMS-1 using Lignocellulosic Agriculture Waste 0973-6263 Volume 8 (7), Pages 29-34, July (2013)2013

Dr. Parin D. Shah - Qualification


QualificationSpecializationUniversityPassing Year%Class
Ph.D. Chemical Enginnering D.D.University, Nadiad July 2012   
M.Tech. Environmental Process Design (EPD) Nirma University May 2008 8.27First
B.E. Chemical Gujarat University June 1999 72.60First

Dr. Parin D. Shah - Activity


Activity TypeActivity TitlePlaceDateFaculty Role
STTP / SDP / FDP / QIP Resource Conservation through Process design and Integration Nirma University27/06/2011Coordinator and Expert Speaker

Dr. Parin D. Shah - Research Projects


TitleFund TypeAgencyStart DateDurationPrincipal Investigator
Degradation of organic compound in industrial wastewater using AlgaeInternal FundingNirma University02/08/20101 yearPI - Dr. Parin D. Shah
Reduction of E-Factor in Dyes and Pigment Industries (Environmental Pollution Control)External FundingGreen Environment Services Co-op. Soc. Ltd. - CETP, Vatva.06/09/2013 - PI - Dr. Parin D. Shah

Dr. Parin D. Shah - Project Guided


Project TitleDescriptionDuration
Process Design of Pressure swing Distillation for ethanol-water separation system   June 2013
Reduction of E-factor in Production of Vinyl sulphone   June 2013
Process Safety Management in Chemical Industries and use of SIL concept to imorive functional safety   June 2013
Studies on Tans-Fat   June 2012
Designing of Mini Refinery   June 2012
Thermal Rating and Design of Heat Exchanger using HTRI   June 2012
Process Development for synthesis of Green Solvent Cyclopentyl Methyl Ether   June 2011
Identification, Prevention of Hazards and Operability Issues to minimize risks In Chemical Industries   June 2011
Bioremediation of Industrial Wastewater   June 2010

Dr. Parin D. Shah - PhD Students