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Nitin Padhiyar


Nitin Padhiyar

Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering

  • BE: L.D. College of Engineering Ahmedabad, 2000
  • MTech: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, 2003
  • PhD: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 2008

Email: nitin -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Office: 5/404 A
VOIP: 2402

  • Selected Publications

    1. Md Zafar Ahmed and N. Padhiyar*, 2021. Comparative Study of the Optimal Operation of Methane Reforming Process in Cylindrical and Spherical Reactors using Multi-Objective Optimization, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 46 (10): 7060–72.
    2. S. Amin, P. Dayal and N. Padhiyar, 2020. Process design of batch reactors using multi-objective optimization for synthesis of butylated urea formaldehyde resins, Computers and Chemical Engineering. 140, 1-11.
    3. Md Zafar Ahmed and N. Padhiyar, 2020. Multi objective optimization of a tri-reforming process with the maximization of H2 production and minimization of CO2 emission & power loss, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 45, 22480-22491.
    4. S. Shirude and N. Padhiyar, 2019. Optimal Grade Transition of a Non-Isothermal Continuous Reactor with Multi-Objective Dynamic Optimization Approach, Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 147, 63-72.
    5. A. Markana, N. Padhiyar and K. Moudgalya, 2018, Multi-criterion control of a bioprocess in fed-batch reactor using EKF based economic model predictive control, Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 136, 282-294.
    6. N. Patel, N. Padhiyar, 2017, Multi-Objective Dynamic Optimization Study of Fed-Batch Bio-Reactor, Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 119, 160-170.

  • Work Experience

    • Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (Sep 2023 to Present)
    • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (Apr 2009 to Sep 2023)
    • Research Engineer, Asea Brown Boveri (ABB), Indian Corporate Research (INCRC), Bangalore (Sep 2007 - Sep 2008)