Achievements

Undergraduate and postgraduates students gained recognition by participating in various national and international technical events:

2022

ISSN International Research Award 2022 bagged by Parin Shah

Roll No : 17BCH033
Student Name : Parin Shah
Event Type : International

The research paper “Process optimization & reactive extrusion of high-molecular weight Poly(butylene-adipate-co-terephthalate) (PBAT) polymer for film blowing application” published by Narasimha Reddy Ravuru and Parin Shah was selected for ISSN International Science & Technology Awards and Congress (IISTAC-2022) in association with World Research Council in the fascinating ceremony on 3rd November, 2022 at Grandeur Hall, Breeze Residency, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India, under the title, “INTERNATIONAL BEST RESEARCHER AWARD”. It also provides an opportunity to get life time membership of world Research Council along with article writing and publishing in Times of Research for a year and one full page profile showcase in Z24 News.

2022

Team CHEMO-TRI from Chemical Engineering Department won National level Event

Roll No : 20BCH007, 20BCH004, 20BCH030
Student Name : Jayvirsinh Atodariya , Ansh Harendra Singh, Manav Rajubhai Agrawal
Event Type : National

Team CHEMO – TRI had won the 2nd position at National Level Competition – QUMICON – CHEM-BLAZE on 13th of November organized by IIChE VIT& IIChE RGIPT. They went through 3 rounds:  Round 1.) Prelims: Online Chemical Engineering Quiz (Ended with 2nd Position) Round 2.) Elimination: Online Spontaneous Speech on Natural/Chemical Phenomenon (Ended with 1st Position) Round 3.) Finals: Online Case (Industrial Disaster) Study Round (Ended with 2nd Position).

2021

Best Presentation Award bagged by Parin Shah

Roll No : 17BCH032
Student Name : Parin Shah
Parin Shah (alumni: 2017-2021 batch) received the first prize for the ‘Best Presentation Award’ in the International Conference on Condensed Matter and Device Physics, ICCMDP-2021 (http://sot.pdpu.ac.in/iccmdp.htmlfor presenting his research titled ‘Ultrafine titanium-dioxide (rutile) based nano-crystalline dispersions as a pigment for waterborne coatings’. He was awarded a merit certificate along with the cash prize for his extraordinary achievement.
The three-day conference was held from September 9-11, 2021, and involved the participation of over 100 faculties, scientists, and research scholars from different nations and disciplines of science and engineering. It was organized by the Department of Physics, Pandit Deendayal Energy University (PDEU) and supported by GUJCOST, DST, Govt. of Gujarat and DRDO, Govt. of India
2020

Chemical Engineering students bag all the three positions in National Level Industrial Problem Solving competition

The Storm Case Challenge “Industrial Problem Solving” competitions organized by the Thermax Global Pvt. Ltd. for Chemical Engineering Students across India. The challenge involved a real-life industrial problem.The top five teams, selected from across India, proceeded into the final round. The Department takes immense pride as all the Three Prizes 1st, 2nd and 3rd were bagged by students from Chemical Engineering Department. The winning teams received cash prizes of Rs. 50,000/-, Rs. 30,000/- and Rs. 20,000 respectively.

Date of Winners Announced:

10th  February, 2020

Names of student winners (team wise)

1st Position:

Nayan Sharma (Team Leader)

Stuti Vora

C Divya

Shikruti Mardaraj

Naimish Mavadiya

2nd Position:

Parin Shah (Team Leader)

Bhavya Mehta

Vikram Kataria

Jay Asalaliya

Sahil Bhimani

3rd Position

Shankhesh Nahta (Team Leader)

Ruchit Patel

Urvish Mehta

Hunny Kukdeja

Poorvesh Sanghavi

2020

Dhananjay Dileep receives CBE Graduate Fellowship

Roll No : 16BCH013
Student Name : Dhananjay Dileep
Event Type : Scholarship

Dhananjay Dileep, an alumnus of the department now, received “Graduate Research Initiative Fellowship” and the “James Katzer Energy Fellowship”  as a graduate student at Iowa State University

2019

ISTE-IPCL Best M Tech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering

Roll No : 16MCHE01
Student Name : Shivangi Goswami
Event Type : Academic Achievement

Ms Shivangi Goswami, a student of MTech (EPD), won the first position in ISTE-IPCL Best M Tech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering for the thesis titled, “An Environment Friendly Approach : In-Vessel Composting and Anaerobic Digestion for Methane Gas Generation from Secondary Sludge of GESCSL, CETP-Vatva, Ahmedabad” (January 2019)

2018

First prize during “Chem Expo” at Chemo Confluence

  • Mr Vatsal Dave and Mr Shobhit Sharma, students of BTech Semester VII, won third prize in Student Outreach Program CHEMTECH World Expo 2018 (January 2018). They also won the first prize during “Chem Expo” at Chemo Confluence 2018, Vishwakarma Government Engineering College, Chandkheda (February 2018)
2017

ISTE-IPCL Best M Tech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering

Ms Parwathi Pillai, a student of MTech (EPD), won the second position in ISTE-IPCL Best MTech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering for the thesis titled, “Instantaneous Generation of Sodium Hypochlorite Disinfectant by Electrochemical Method”(December 2017)

2017

ISTE-IPCL Best M Tech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering

Ms Darshana Poshiya, a student of MTech (EPD), won the first position in ISTE-IPCL Best MTech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering for the thesis titled, “Affordable Pd Doped Perovskite based Catalytic Converter for Abating Automotive Emission” (December 2017)

2017

Best paper award in the National Youth Summit

Mr Rushabh Patel and Mr Meet Shah, students of BTech Semester VI,  won the best paper award in the National Youth Summit for their paper titled, “Solar Photoreactors: A Comprehensive Review” held at B.K. School of Management (January 2017)

2016

ISTE-IPCL Best M Tech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering

Ms Ashwini Karlekar, a student of MTech (ES), won the first position in ISTE-IPCL Best MTech Thesis Award in Chemical Engineering for the thesis titled, “Pinch Analysis and Process Integration in Petrochemical Plant” (February 2016)