1 Congratulations to Dr. Sushil Kumar, Asst.Prof., Applied Mathematics & Humanities Department for the research project titled “Computational study on multi-dimensional Stefan problems in biological tissues based on non-Fourier heat transfer model using mesh-free method” of Rs. 1620518/- for a duration of 36 months.
2 Congratulation to Ms Damyantiben Govindbhai Badagha, Ph.D Student of Professor Dr C D Modhera, Applied Mechanics Department for the Prestigious IRDP Best Young Researcher National Award 2018, from the Innovative Research Developers and Publishers, Chennai for her remarkable achievements in Research and Publications on 30th May 2018.
3 Congratulations to Dr. Sriniwas Arkatkar, Asst. Prof., Civil Enggineering Dept.ED on the approval to conduct the GIAN course on "Effective Road Safety Practices : Prevention is better than Cure" during 6.8.2018 to 10.8.2018. The foreign expert is Srinivas Pulugurtha, Prof., UNC Charlotte, USA.
4 Congratulation to Dr. Bharat Dholakiya, Asst. Prof., Applied Chemistry Dept. and Dr. Patel Jigarkumar Rameshbhai (D09AS301), Ph.D., Applied Chemistry Dept. for a patent entitled "3-HALO DERIVATIVES OF THIOMALEIC ANHYDRIDE AND PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION THEREOF" with Application No.3599/MUM/2011 in 22/12/2011. Indian Patent office has granted patent on 16/05/2018 (Patent no. 296833). Grant Letter | Patent Certificate
5 Congratulation to Dr. S. N. Sharma, Asso. Prof., EED for having been selected by Slovenia Academy of Science and Arts (SASA) to undertake a 1 month visit to Slovenia under INSA-SASA Bilateral Exchange Programme. He will be visiting during 20th May to 20th June this year.
6 Congratulation to Dr.(Ms.) Alka A. Mungray, Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering Department to receive a funded R & D project titled "The near future air cathode Osmotic microbial fuel cell (OMFC) for wastewater treatment, electricity generation and pure water extraction" of Rs. 28,46,000/- from Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology (DST)
7 Congratulations to Dr. Rajender Kumar, Assistant Professor, Applied Chemistry Department on the financial sanction of the research project titled "Polydopamine based Nanoparticles with Antimicrobial and antiarsenic properties for water disinfection and Remidiation" by Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) of Rs. 44,30,000/-
8 Congratulation to Ms. Damyantiben Govindbhai Badagha (Ph.D Student), Dr. C. D. Modhera (Professor, Applied Mechanics Department) for twice Achieved the International Association of Advanced Materials Young Scientist Award (from The Department of Science and Technology,Gujcost funded MRP) by IAAM Association of Sweden in March 2016 at Delhi University in ICMTECH 2016 Conference & ICNANO March Conference 2017 at Vinoba Bhave Research Institute, Allahabad.
9 Congratulation to Ms Damyantiben Govindbhai Badagha, Research Scholar and Professors Dr. C. D. Modhera & Dr. S. A. Vasanwala, Applied Mechanics Department for the best paper award in the 20th International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks in Civil Engineering held (ICANNCE 2018) on Feb 22-23, 2018 at Mumbai for the paper entitled Mix Proportioning and Strength Prediction of High Performance Concrete Including Waste Using Artificial Neural Network by World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology.
10 Congratulations to our 15 SVNIT Athletes(13 boys and 2 girls) for participation in All India Inter NIT Athletic tournament at MNIT Jaipur. Applause to Nine of them who won 11 medals. And sincere thanks to SAS Officer, Head Physical Education and Prof. In-charge SAC, Dean (SW) and Asso. Dean (SW).
11 Congratulations to Dr. Suresh Kumar Kailasa, Asst. Prof., Applied Chemistry Department and Prof Z. V. P. Murthy, Prof & Head, Chemical Engineering Department for receiving a funded R & D project titled " Design of Green Synthetic Approaches for Automatically Precise Nanocluster their specific Interactions: Development of Miniaturised Analytical Method? of Rs. 35,04,655/- under Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB).
12 Congratulations to Dr. Jyoti Menghani, Asst. Prof., Mechanical Engineering Department for receiving a funded R & D project titled "Study of Slurry Erosion behaviour of High Entropy Alloy Coatings? of Rs. 27,72,000/- under Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB).
13 Congratulations to V. J. Sharma (Ph.D. Student), S. A. Vasanvala and C. H. Solanki for the best paper and will be awarded by IGS. Prof. Dinesh Mohan Biennial Award for the paper, "Behaviour of Cushioned Composite Piled Raft Foundation under Lateral Forces" published in Indian Geotechnical Journal.
14 Congratulations to Dr. S. A. Channiwala, Prof., MED for receiving a funded R & D project titled "CoPT Combustor Technology Development for small Gas Turbine/Turbo fan Engine? of Rs. 1,74,22,000/- from Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO).
15 Congratulations to Dr. A. D. Darji, Asst. Prof., ECED, SVNIT and Nodal Officer for the successful organization of 24 hrs Open Government Data Hackathon (#OpenGovDataHack) scheduled on 23-24 Sept. 2017 at SVNIT, Surat as part of the Startup Eco-system Development program of National Informatics Centre (NIC), Government of India, Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI), Startup India and Surat Smart City Development Limited. The Hackathon is conducted across seven shortlisted cities of India. Around 40 teams and 5 Startup have taken part for App development & info graphic category. More than 200 participants have actively contributed.
16 Congratulations to B.Tech.III(Civil) students Mr. Marmik Jariwala, Mr.Deepak Ravuri, Mr. Kapil Sharma for first prize out of 10 teams in the DWA and IFAT competition "3rd University Challenge, India" held at Mumbai on 27 September 2017. They are invited to visit the firm in Pune and also eligible for participation in the "Young Water Professionals" programme sponsored by the WILD Foundation at MUNICH,GERMANY during May 2018 .
17 Congratulations to Ms. Aditi Toshniwal, PhD student of Dr. V. Kheraj, APD and Ms. Nimisha Singh, PhD student, ACD for selection of the prestigious Raman-Charpak Fellowship 2017, jointly funded by the DST, GoI and the SST, Govt of France. Both these students are alumni of our Integrated MSc programs. Under this fellowship, they will spend six months at FRANCE working with reputed research groups.
18 Congratulations to Aniruddha Deshmukh (I15MA022), Sarthak Gupta (I15MA002) and Rahul Kamble (I15MA005) for the first prize in the quiz competition, to Aniruddha for the second prize in seminar (individual event) at Siddhant-the math festival, at MNIT, Jaipur during August 18-19,2017.
19 Congratulations to Shubham Yadav (I15MA008) and Kavit Nanavati (I14MA018) to qualify the cut off marks for MADHAVA MATHEMATICS COMPETITION, held on 8th January, 2017. They will get the opportunity to attend the Nurture Camp on Mathematics to be held at St. Xaviers College,Kolkata fully sponsored by National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM).
20 NIT Conclave-2017 is a confluence of all 31 NITs hosted by NIT Silchar during September 1-3 2017.Our students Shailja Shah (U15CO020), Supriya Murdia (I14MA013), Archit Gupta (U14CH093), Kartik Nighania (U14EC119), Tejaswita Atal (U14CO062) proudly brought 2nd place.
21 Dr. Hemantkumar B. Mehta, Asst. Prof., MED has received a research project titled 'Investigations on a novel stacked microchannel heat sink using efficient coolants' from SERB, DST, India of Rs. 24,47,500/- for the duration of three years.
22 Dr. Jignasa Gohel, Asst. Prof., CHED has received R & D project titled 'Synthesis and characterization of semiconductor/oxide materials for cost effective perovskite solar cell modules' of Rs. 16,32,000/- under Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB), New Delhi.
23 Dr. Debesh Roy, APD has been selected for the National Award 'BHARAT VIKAS AWARD' by the Institute of Self Reliance, an organization of 'Bharat Vikas Parishad' with government partners as 'National Skill Development Agency' and 'Indian Red Cross Society' for his outstanding contribution to the society by honourable Union Minister & National Leaders, for their excellent devotion in respective fields like Science & Technology, Acting, Medicine, Social work etc. on 19th November, 2017 on the occasion of 'Citizens Day' at Bhubaneswar.
24 Dr. R. V. Rao, Prof. Mechanical Engg. Dept. has been awarded on May 10, 2017 with the Habilitation degree "DOKTORA HABILITOWANEGO" ("Habilitated Doctor" in English) in Technical Sciences from Poland Government&apos s Cracow University of Technology during Graduation Ceremony due to the academic and research achievements including developing two new optimization algorithms (and their subsequent adoption/adaptation by various researchers worldwide in the field of optimization), higher h-index, delivering series of lectures in Polish University, authoring 5 text books by Springer-Verlag, etc.
25 Dr. Yogesh Sonvane, Asst. Prof., APD has received project titled 'Novel perovskite-based solar cells: Investigation of potential properties using ab-initio approaches' from SERB, DST New Delhi of Rs. 30,09,000/- for the duration of three years.
26 The MoU is signed on 13th June 2017 at Pune, between Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Pune and Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT), Surat for installation of Super computer "PARAM Shavak" at SVNIT for capability building in the area of High Performance Computing and Deep Learning. Duration of the MoU is Three years from the signing date of the MoU.
27 Prof. J. Banerjee,MED become a Guest Editor (along with Prof. Amithabh Bhattacharya of IIT Bombay) for special issue of "Sadhana" by Springer - an Official Journal of the Indian Academy of Sciences, and explores all branches of engineering science, including mechanics, computer science, electronics, energy,aerospace technology, materials science, nuclear engineering, systems analysis, and alternative technologies.The details of this special issue are available on