Material Science , Organic Chemistry , Polymer Science and Technology
Dr. Neha Patni is working as Assistant Professor (Chemistry) since 2008 in Nirma University. She has more than 12 years of experience in the field of teaching and research. She has obtained her BSc (Hons), MSc and MPhil from University of Rajasthan in 2003, 2005 and 2008 respectively. She obtained her PhD from Nirma University in 2019 in the area of electrochemical applications of polymer. She has authored 2 books and 7 book chapters published by publication houses of international repute. She has also authored 07 papers published in International referred Journals and more than 35 papers presented/published in International Conferences/Proceedings. She has been conferred with the prestigious Award of Best Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering Department for her Teaching Methodology in 2015 from Nirma University. She has also won the Best Research Paper Award at International Conferences in 2008, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. The projects guided by her, have received various National Awards like Earthian Face Off Challenge, First position-Technical Essay Competition, Outstanding Young Chemical Engineer Award. She is a life member of several organizations like Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI), Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE), Association of Chemistry Teacher (ACT) etc. She has been appointed as Reviewer of International referred Journals in the area of polymer, industrial chemistry, energy and environment. She has organised two National Conferences in 2016 and 2017 as Convenor. She has also completed three minor research projects under internal research grant by Nirma University. Being actively involved in R & D activities, her area of expertise are Polymer Science and Technology, Chemical sensors, Organic Solar cells etc.