Faculty Details

  • Designation : Assistant Professor
  • Qualification : M.Tech (CAD/CAM)
  • Experience : 13 Years
  • Area Of Interest : Computer Aided Design- Expert CAD Systems, Knowledge based CAD Systems, Artificial Intelligence in CAD Systems. CAD Customization; Vertical Axis Wind Turbine- Aerodynamics of Savonius and Darrieus type VAWT, Shape optimization of small VAWT; Gear Transmission- Direct Gear Design, Application based Expert Systems for Gear Design; Rapid Prototyping- FDM and 3D printing


PG Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights                                                                2016

Indira Gandhi National Open University

MTech in CAD/CAM                                                                                                                    2009

Sardar Vallabhbhai Institute of Technology, Surat

BE in Mechanical Engineering                                                                                            2004

Sad Vidya Mandal Institute of Technology, Bharuch



Assistant Professor                                                                                                                    2012-present

Government Engineering College, Valsad

Assistant Professor                                                                                                                    2011-2012

Government Engineering College, Gandhinagar

Lecturer                                                                                                                                             2019-2010

Semi Financed Engineering College, Navsari



Senior Engineer - Design                                                                                                         2010-2011

Design Department,

Kabra Extrusiontechnik Ltd., Kachigam, Daman

Trainee Engineer                                                                                                                         2006-2007

Design Department – Gear Division,

Elecon Engineeering Company Ltd., Vallabh Vidhya Nagar


  • Programming languages: Python, C, C ++, C#, AutoLisp
  • Computer Aided Design packages: AutoCAD, Creo, Catia, SolidWorks, Solidedge.
  • FEM and CFD: Ansys, Fluent, CFX, Star CCM+
  • Other: Latex, Linux (openSUSE, Ubuntu), Windows OS


Journal Papers

Tala, H., and Patel, S. (2014) “Simulation of Small Scale Straight Blade Darrieus Wind Turbine using latest CAE techniques to get optimum power output” International Journal of Advance Foundation and Research in Science & Engineering, Vol. 1, Issue 5, pp. 46-58.

Patel, T., Patel, S. and other (2015) “Simulation of Small Scale Straight Blade Darrieus Wind Turbine using latest CAE techniques to get optimum power output” International Journal of Application or Innovation in Engineering and Management, Vol. 4, Issue 4, pp. 198-206.


Patel, S., and Lakdawala, H. (Patent Pending). “Airfoil based linear motion wind harvester”, Indian Patent Office, Application No.- 201821011548, date of filing - 28/03/2018.

Patel, S., and Bopaliya, P. (Patent Pending). “Apparatus and method to cut axisymmetric article with aid of templates”, Indian Patent Office, Application No.-2015/MUM/2015, date of filing - 25/05/2015.


Expert Lecture on “Entrepreneurship”, Government Polytechnic, Valsad, 12/7/2019

Expert Lecture on “Start-Up and Innovation in Entrepreneurship”, Government Polytechnic, Valsad, 1/2/2019

Expert Lecture on “Entrepreneurship”, Government Polytechnic, Valsad, 20/7/2018

Resource Speaker during one day workshop on “How to Become an Entrepreneur”, Government Engineering College, Valsad, 31/3/2018

Resource Speaker during one week STTP on “Creo for Mechanical Engineering”, Government Engineering College, Valsad, 18-22 May 2015

Expert Lecture on “Blog Creation”, District Education and Training Center, Valsad, 19/1/2015


Workshop on “Photography”, Government Engineering College, Valsad, 22-24 March 2019

Workshop on “Lean Management”, Government Engineering College, Valsad, 19-20 March 2018

Workshop on “Photography”, Government Engineering College, Valsad, 3-4 March 2018

STTP on “Creo for Mechanical Engineering”, Government Engineering College, Valsad, 18-22 May 2015


Short term course on “Student Innovation and Start-ups”, EDII,  Gandhinagar, 7-11 January 2019

Workshop on “Wind Tunnel Experiments Techniques and Applications”, Parul University and L&T Power, 17 March 2018

Short term course on “Smart Materials and Structures: Theory and Applications”, PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur, 15-19 January 2018

Online course on “Intellectual Property Law and Policy: Part 2”, University of Pennsylvania, completed on 27 May 2016

Online course on “Intellectual Property Law and Policy: Part 1”, University of Pennsylvania, completed on 19 March 2016

Online course on “Wind Energy”, Technical University of Denmark, completed on 24 July 2016

STTP on “Fundamentals and Special Topics in Fluid Mechanics”, SVNIT, Surat, 1-5 June 2015

Short term course on “CATIA for Mechanical and Allied Engineering”, NITTTR, Extension Center, Ahmedabad, 25-29 May 2015

Workshop on “How To Write Thesis Using LATEX”, Uka Tarsadia University, Bardoli, 10 January 2015

Short term course on “Induction Phase - II”, NITTTR, Extension Center, Ahmedabad, 15-26 September 2014

A Winter School on “Renewable Energy Source with Emphasis on Wind and Solar Energy”, NITTTR, Extension Center, Ahmedabad, 7-18 July 2014

Karmyogi Residential Training for Quality Improvement Program in Technical Education, Education Department, Govt. of Gujarat, 20-22 December 2013

Short term course on “Induction Phase - I”, NITTTR, Extension Center, Ahmedabad, 29 April-10 May 2013


Life Member, Indian Society for a Technical Education


Training and Placement Officer, T&P Cell, GEC, Valsad                                        2013-present

Co-ordinator,  Finishing School, GEC, Valsad                                                              2016-2018


Machine Design and Industrial Drafting

Design of Machine Elements

Machine Design

Computer Aided Design

Computer Aided Manufacturing

Engineering Graphics

Material Science and Metallurgy

Operations Research


Oil Hydraulics and Pneumatics

Advance Welding Technology

Manufacturing Processes

Industrial Safety

Wind and Small Hydro Systems