Prof. Viral P. Parekh

Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 12 Year

Email Id :
Contact No :02692-274540


Mr. Viral P. Parekh, Assistant Professor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, holds M. Tech. degree in Industrial Process Equipment Design (IPED-Mechanical) from Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT) Surat. He has 9 years of teaching experience and has published 5 research papers in various National and International Journals and Conference proceedings.

Current Activities:

Teaching UG/PG Courses in Mechanical Engineering, Examination and evaluation of students, Guiding UG/PG student Projects; Result analysis of Mechanical Department, Class Co-coordinator, Counselling of students, etc.

Specialization Areas:

Design of Pressure Vessels, Machine Design, Theory of Machine

Subject Taught (UG):

Kinematics & Theory of Machine, Machine Design & Industrial Drafting, Theory of Machines, Design of Machine Element, Industrial Safety & Maintenance Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Engineering Graphics & Design,


Qualification Specialization University Passing year Class
M. Tech Industrial Process Equipment Design (IPED- Mechanical) SVNIT, Surat 2011 Distinction
BE Mechanical Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat 2009 First Class

My Experience

  • 26-12-2011 - Till Date
  • Assistant Professor
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology, Vasad


Book :

    • V. P. Parekh, D. D. Patel, D. R. Joshi, H. G. Phakatkar, “Kinematics of Machine”, Nirali Publication, ISBN-935164578-9, 2015

International Journal :

    • V. P. Parekh, D. B. Gohil, “Development of Mechanism for Removal of Settle Abrasive in Water Jet Cutting Machine”, International Journal of Advanced Engineering Sciences And Technologies/ Vol. 8  Issue No. 2, ISSN: 2230-7818,pp.265-270,2011
    • Durgesh Patel, V. P. Parekh, D. R. Joshi,” Fracture Analysis of Pressure Vessel Component – Arc Shaped Tension Specimen”, International Journal  for Scientific Research  & Development/ Vol. 2 Issue 4, ISSN: 2321-0613,pp. 737-740, 2014

International Conferences :

    • Mihir Rana. Dr. J. M. Mistry, T. J. Ghotikar, P. R. Patel, V. P. Parekh, “Experimental investigation on drilling process of AA 7075-SiC/Gr composites”, 2nd International Conference (Digital) on Research and Innovation in Science, Engineering  & Technology (ICRISET), 2020 held at BVM V. V. Nagar, Gujarat, India during 4th to 5th September, 2020

National Conference :

    • V. P. Parekh, D. B. Gohil, “Experimental investigation of water jet cutting”, Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (ETME2011) GCET V. V. Nagar, ISBN 978-81-909376-3-4, pp. 191-197, 2011
    • Durgesh Patel, V. P. Parekh, D. R. Joshi,” A Review Paper on Fracture Analysis of Pressure Vessel Component – Arc Shaped Tension Specimen”, National Conference on Innovative Trends in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (ITMAE-2014) SVIT-Vasad, ISBN 978-81-923462-8-1, pp. 171-175, 2014

Academic Activities

STTP/FDP Attended :

    • One Week  Training Programme on “Section VIII, Division 1- Design & Fabrication of Pressure Vessels” Organized by Anchor Institute Cell, SVNIT-Surat in association with ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), New York, USA, during May 22-26,2012
    • Two week Industrial Training Programme at L&T Power Training Institute, Vadodara from 30th May to 11th June , 2019 
    • Faculty Development Programme of new curriculum for the degree engineering programme on 22th September, 2013 at Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Chandkheda, Ahmedabad
    • Faculty Development Programme for “Design Engineering” from 19th  to 22nd March 2016 at GIC- S4 Co-Creation Center at Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Chandkheda, Ahmedabad
    • One Week Online Faculty Development Programme on “Applications of Finite  Element Analysis (FEA)  and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) using ANSYS” from 13th to 17th June 2020, at GEC Karad, sponsored by TEQIP-III
    • One Week Online Faculty Development Programme on “Emerging Trends in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning” from 1st to 6th June 2020 ,organized by ISHRAE Pune Chapter & IE(I) (The Institution of Engineers (India) Pune Local Centre) 
    • Three Day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Computational Fluid Dynamics” from 18th to 20th June 2020 organized by Bhartiya Vijnana Mandali, Andhra Pradesh

Workshop Attended :

    • Two Week ISTE Workshop on “Engineering Mechanics” Conducted by Indian Intitule of Technology Bombay (IIT-Bombay) from 26th November to 6th December, 2013
    • One Day Workshop on “Energy Conversation Awareness Workshop” conducted and sponsored by Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA) at SVIT, Vasad on 24th September 2016
    • Two day Workshop on “Outcome Based Education , NBA Approach” from 11th to 12th June 2020, Organized by Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Engineering, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra

Industrial Visit Attended :

    • Industrial Visit to Wanakbori Thermal Power Station, Kheda dated on 8th August 2018
    • Industrial visit to  Institute of Infrastructure, Technology, Research and Management, Ahmedabad dated on 4th October 2019
    • Industrial Visit to Shree Agro Fresh ULO Cold Storage, Halol dated on 19th February 2020