Faculty Details

  • Designation : Assistant Professor
  • Qualification : M.Tech Mechanical (Thermal & Fluid Engg.)
  • Experience : 8 Years
  • Area Of Interest : Thermal Engg. , Heat Transfer

Educational Details

B.E. (Mechanical Engg.)
L.D. Collge of Engineering, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
First Class with Distinction, 1998
M. Tech Mechanical (Thermal & Fluid Engg.)
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
First Class with Distinction, 2009

Work Experience

Assistant Professor (Mechanical Engg.)

Vishwakarma Government Engg. College, Chandkheda (2011- Contd.)

Skills and Knowledge

        Interpersonal Skills

  1. Teaching

  2. Lecturing

  3. Management

  4. Public Speaking

  5. Training

  6. Individual Counselling

        Language Skill
  1. English (Speak/Read/Write)
  2. Hindi (Speak/Read/Write)
  3. Gujarati (Speak/Read/Write)

subjects taken

Following courses are taught (Lecture and Laboratories) at undergraduate Level 

Undergraduate (B. E. Mechanical Engineering)

Thermal Engg.

Power Plant Engg.

Fluid Mechanics

Heat Transfer

Elements of Mechanical Engineering

Gas Dynamics

Short Term Training Details

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Title of training
Training Duration Dates
Training Vanue
Induction Training Program Phase -I19/04/201310/05/2013NITTTR, Ahmedabad
Induction Training Program Phase -II16/03/201527/03/2015NITTTR, Ahmedabad
Winter School on Renewable Energy Sources Emphases on Wind and Solar Energy07/07/201418/07/2014NITTTR, Ahmedabad
Two Week Summer School on Thermodynamics22/06/20154/7/2015IIT GANDHINAGAR
Challenges in Measurement of Single and Two Phase Flow – Recent Trends24/06/201328/6/2013IIT ROORKEE
Future Trends In Renewable Energy Sources12/12/201617/12/2016VGEC, CHANDKHEDA
Teaching Thermodynamics26/06/201427/06/2014IIT GANDHINAGAR
Karmayogi Residential Trianing Program06/12/201308/12/2013Swaminarayan Dham
Workshop on Energy Efficiency10/03/201415/03/2014IIT GANDHINAGAR
First Course on Computational Fluid Dynamics25/06/201829/06/2018IIT Bombay


1. Hostel Warden

2. Dept. Training Placement Co-ordinator
3. Dept. Project Co-ordinator

research area



Rahul Shah, A.W. Date,  PREDICTION OF PERFORMANCE OF A WOOD-BURNING STOVE USING A THERMO-CHEMICAL MODEL,  Proceedings of the 20th National and 9th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Mumbai, India , January 4-6, 2010


Rahul Shah, A.W. Date, STEADY-STATE THERMOCHEMICAL MODEL OF A WOOD-BURNING COOK-STOVE , Combustion Science and Technology, Volume 183, Issue 4, 2011, pages 321-346.


Academic Projects

1. Design and Fabrication of Shell & Tube Heat Exchanger

2. Design and Fabrication of Tube in Tube Heat Exchanger

Patent Filed


Professional Membership


Expert Lectures