Mr. DARSHAN MEHTA

Faculty Details


  • Designation : Assistant Professor
  • Qualification : M.E. CIVIL (WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT), PhD (Pursuing)
  • Experience : 2 Years
  • Area Of Interest : Water Resource Engineering, Flood Modeling, Water Distribution System, Climate Change, Hydrodynamic Modeling, Impact of Climate Change

Faculty Details

Prof. Darshan Jayeshbhai Mehta

Assistant Professor,
Department of Civil Engineering,
Dr. S. & S. S. Ghandhy Government Engineering College,
Surat

Qualification: PhD (Pursuing), M.E Civil (Water Resource Management), B.E Civil

Email Id: darshanmehta2490@gmail.com

Education Qualification

B.E (Civil Engineering)
Dr. S. & S. S. Ghandhy Government Engineering College, Surat
Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat
First Class, 2011

M.E (Water Resource Management)
Dr. S. & S. S. Ghandhy Government Engineering College, Surat
Gujarat Technological University
Distinction, 2013

PhD (Pursuing)
Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology

Work Experience


Assistant Professor (Civil Engineering)
Shree Swami Atmanand Saraswati Institute of Technology, Surat (2013-2017)  


Assistant Professor (Civil)
Dr. S. & S. S Ghandhy Government Engineering College, Surat (2017-Till date)

Skills and Knowledge


Tools & Technologies
  • HEC-RAS
  • EPANET
  • WATERGEMS
  • AUTOCAD
Interpersonal Skills
  • Teaching & Training
  • Team Work
  • Communication and presentation Skills
  • Relationship Management
  • Leadership Power
  • Work Ethic
  • Decision Making, Problem Solving
  • Mentoring & Counselling
Language Skills
  1. English (Read, Write, Speak)
  2. Hindi (Read, Write, Speak)
  3. Gujarati (Read, Write, Speak)

Course Taught

POST GRADUATE COURSE

  • Advance Fluid Mechanics
  • Hydrology and Water Resource Management
  • Hydro power Engineering
  • Hydro system Engineering
  • Water Resource Planning
  • Water Use Management
  • Flood Management

UNDERGRADUATE COURSE

  • Design of Hydraulic Structure
  • Irrigation Engineering
  • Applied Fluid Mechanics
  • Railway Bridge and Tunnel Engineering
  • Advanced Construction Technology
  • Hydrology & Water Resource Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Surveying
  • Building Construction
  • Advanced Surveying
  • Engineering Economics & Management
  • Elements of Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Studies
  • Design Engineering I-A
  • Design Engineering I-B
  • Design Engineering II-A
  • Design Engineering II-B

Training and Workshop

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Sr. No

Events Attended

Date

Duration

Title

Venue

Reason / Purpose

1

Workshop

22-03-14

1 Day

River Hydraulics and Management of Indian Rivers

S.V.N.I.T, SURAT

For Attending Workshop

2

Conference

18-20/12-2014

3 Days

19th International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and Environment Engineering

MANIT, BHOPAL

For Presenting Paper

3

Conference

11-05-14

1 Day

National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil and Structure Engineering

A.D.I.T, Vallabh Vidhyanagar

For Presenting Paper

4

Conference

18-03-14

1 Day

National conference on Trends and challenges of Civil Engineerinf in Today’s Transforming World

S.N.P.I.T & R.C, UMRAKH, BARDOLI

For Presenting Paper

5

Conference

11-04-15

1 Day

International Conference on Engineering: Issues, Opportunities and Challenges for Development

S.N.P.I.T & R.C, UMRAKH, BARDOLI

For Presenting Paper

6

Conference

17-18/04/2015

2 Days

3rd National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Technologies

Smt. S. R. Patel College of Engineering, Dabhi, Unjha

For Presenting Paper

7

Conference

25-26/04/2015

2 Days

3rd International Conference on Gujarat Model of Governance: Lessons & Future Scope

G.T.U, Chandkheda, Ahmedabad

For Presenting Paper

8

Conference

25-26/04/2015

2 Days

National Conference on Transportation and Water Resource Engineering (NCTWE - 2015)

L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad

For Presenting Paper

9

Conference

29-30/05/2015

2 Days

National Conference on Recent Advances in Engineering for Sustainbility

C.G.P.I.T, Uka Tarsadia University, Bardoli

For Presenting Paper

10

Faculty Development Program

13-16/03/2015

4 Days

FDP on Design Engineering

GIC, ACPC Center, L. D.  College, Ahmedabad

For Attending FDP

11

Short Term Training Programme

1-2/06/2015

5 Days

STTP on Fundamentals and Special Topics on Fluid Mechanics

S.V.N.I.T, SURAT

For Attending Training

12

Faculty Development Program

14-03-15

1 Day

FDP ON Patent Drafting Exercise

G.T.U, Chandkheda, Ahmedabad

For Attending FDP

13

Workshop

17-07-15

1 Day

ONE DAY ORIENTATION WORKSHOP on “Integrating Projects and Design into Core Engineering Courses:  Enhancing Learning and Preparing Professionals

G.T.U, Chandkheda, Ahmedabad

For Attending Workshop

14

Others

14-02-15

1 Day

GTU Innovation Council AWARDS - 2015

G.T.U, Chandkheda, Ahmedabad

 

15

Seminar

02-01-15

1 Day

Leadership Summit and Seminar on Save our Surat from Flood

S.V.N.I.T, SURAT

For Attending Seminar

16

Faculty Development Program

04-07/08/2015

4 Days

FDP on Design Engineering

GIC, ACPC Center, L. D.  College, Ahmedabad

For Attending FDP

17

Workshop

03-04/10/2015

2 Days

Two day Workshop on “Innovations in Design Based Learning: Transforming Engineering Education”

GIC, ACPC Center, L. D.  College, Ahmedabad

For Attending Workshop

18

Workshop

30-10-15

1 Day

Author Workshop at GTU in Collaboration with Springer

G.T.U, Chandkheda, Ahmedabad

For Attending Workshop

19

Conference

17-19/12/2015

3 Days

20th International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering

IIT Roorkee, India

For Presenting Paper

20

Conference

29-30/03/2016

2 Days

1st National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016)

SSASIT, Surat

For Presenting Paper

21

Symposium

09-04-16

1 Day

One-Day Symposium on- Role of Design in “Make in India” & “Start-up India”

GTU, Chandkheda

For Attending Workshop

22

Short Term Training Programme

9-13/05/2016

5 Days

STTP on "Waste Management in Smart Cities"

SVNIT, Surat

For Attending Training

23

Faculty Development Program

31/8 to 3/9/2016

4 Days

FDP on Design Engineering

GIC, ACPC Center, L. D.  College, Ahmedabad

For Attending FDP

24

Workshop

 

1 Day

One-Day Workshop on Atitude and personality

SCET,Surat

For Attending Workshop

25

Conference

14-15/10/2016

2 Days

National conference on 'Water Resources and Flood Management with special reference to Flood Modelling' (WRFM - 2016)

SVNIT, Surat

For Presenting Paper

26

Conference

8-10/12/2016

3 Days

21th International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering

CWPRS, Pune

For Presenting Paper

27

Short Term Training Programme

19-23/2016

5 Days

STTP on "River Flood Analysis and Modeling" (RFAM - 2016)

SVNIT, Surat

For Attending Training

28

Conference

21-23/12/2017

3 Days

22th International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering

L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad

For Presenting Paper

29

Short Term Training Programme

05-17/02/2018

10 Days

STTP on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering

DGGEC,Surat

For Attending Training

30

Short Term Training Programme

12-16/03/2018

5 Days

STTP on Application of Soft Computing Techniques in Civil Engineering

SVNIT, Surat

For Attending Training

31

Short Term Training Programme

19-23/03/2018

5 Days

STTP on Geotechnical Investigation for Infrastructure Development

IITRAM, Ahmedabad

For Attending Training


Portfolios


Member, Institute SSIP, Cell
Member, Training & Placement Cell
Member, Design Innovation Center
Departmental Incharge for Internal Exam
Departmental Incharge for E-Newsletter
Member, Alumni Association
Convener, Professional Bodies and Student Chapter
Convener, Media Co-ordinator

Institute Design Engineering Co-ordinator

Research Projects

NIL

Professional Institution Memberships

Name of the Institution/Society

Grade of Membership

Date of Election

Whether still a member

No.

ISTE (Indian Society of Technical Education)

Life Member

2014

Yes

LM - 95894

I.E (Institution of Engineers)

Associate Member

2015

Yes

AM 158253-7

ISH (Indian Society for Hydraulics)

Life Member

2015

Yes

LM - 1202

IAHR (International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research)

Life Member

2016

Yes

LM - 51460

ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineer)

S.  M. ASCE

2017

Yes

11083454

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Publications

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES (13)

  1. Darshan J. Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom “Analysis of flood using HEC-RAS: A Case study of Surat City”, Proceeding of International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources, Coastal & Environmental Engineerin (18th HYDRO-2013), IIT Madras, Chennai 4-6 Dec 2013, ISBN No. 987-93-80689-18-0.
  2. D. J. Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom “Assessing carrying capacity of river reach sing HEC-RAS”, Proceeding of International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources, Coastal & Environmental Engineerin (19th HYDRO-2014), MANIT, Bhopal, 18-20 Dec 2014, ISBN No. 978-93-84935-04-7.
  3. Darshan Mehta, Krunal Lakhani, Divy Patel, Govind Patel “Analysis of Water Distribution Network using EPANET”, Proceeding of International Conference on Engineering: Issues Opportunities and Challenges for Development (EIOCD ' 15), S.N.P.I.T & R. C, Umrakh, Bardoli 11 April 2015, ISBN No. 978-81-929339-1-7.
  4. Vipin Yadav, Sahita Waikhom, Darshan Mehta “Sensor Based Traffic Management System for Busy Intersections and Bridges”, Proceeding of International Conference on Model of Governance: Lessons & Future Scope International Conference, G.T.U, Chandkheda, Ahmedabad 25-26 April 2015, ISBN No. 978-93-85271-13-7.
  5. Darshan Mehta, Sahita Waikhom, Vipin Yadav, Krunal Lakhani “Simulation of Hydraulic Parameters in Water Distribution Network using EPANET: A Case Study of Surat City”, Proceeding of International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering, (20th HYDRO 2015) IIT Roorkee, India 17-19 December 2015.
  6. Darshan J. Mehta, Atul Dhola, Kavita Choksi, Mehul Bhavsar “An Experimental Study of different Design Parameters of Post Installed Rebar Connection in Concrete Structure”, Proceeding of International Conference on Trends and Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (TRACE 2017), Amity University, Uttar Pradesh 11-12 Aug 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-86238-00-9.
  7. Darshan Mehta, Sahita Waikhom, Vipin Yadav “Simulation of Pressure Variations Within Punagam Water Distribution System using WATERGEMS”, Proceeding of International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering, (21st HYDRO 2016), CWPRS, Pune 8-10 Dec 2016.
  8. Darshan Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Sahita Waikhom, Keyur Prajapati “Stable Channel Design of Tapi River using HEC-RAS for Surat Region”, Proceeding of International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering (21st HYDRO 2016), CWPRS, Pune 8-10 Dec 2016.
  9. Darshan J. Mehta, Vipin Yadav, Sahita I. Waikhom, Keyur J. Prajapati “Design of  Optimal Water Distribution Systems using WATERGEMS: A Case Study of Surat City”, Proceeding of International Conference on 37th IAHR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 13-18 Aug 2017, ISSN No. 2521-7178.
  10. Darshan J. Mehta, Sanjay M. Yadav, Sahita I. Waikhom “HEC-RAS Flow Analysis in the River Tapi”, Proceeding of International Conference on 37th IAHR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 13-18 Aug 2017, ISSN No. 2521-7178.
  11. Darshan Mehta, Keyur Prajapati “Simulation of Existing Water Distribution Network at Punagam area of Surat City using WATERGEMS software”, Proceeding of International Conference on ASCE India Conference 2017, IIT, Delhi 12-14 Dec 2017.
  12. Darshan Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav “Assessment of Urban flood area using HEC-RAS: A Case Study of Ambica river”, Proceeding of International Conference  on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering (22nd HYDRO 2017), L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad 21-23 Dec 2017.
  13. Pradeepsinh Chauhan, Darshan Mehta, Keyur Prajapati “Assessment of Ground Water Quality Index status in Surat City”, Proceeding of International Conference  on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering (22nd HYDRO 2017), L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad 21-23 Dec 2017

NATIONAL CONFERENCES (25)

  1. D. J. Mehta, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom “Analysis of flood using HEC-RAS: A Case study of Surat City”, Proceeding of National Conference on Trends and Challenges of Civil Engineering in Today’s Transforming World, S.N.P.I.T & R. C, Umrakh, Bardoli, 29 Mar 2014, ISBN No. 978-81-929339-1-0.
  2. Darshan Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom “1-D hydrodynamic modeling of flooding in the lower Tapi River Basin in Surat,Gujarat”, Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil and Structure, A.D.I.T, Vallabhbhai Vidhyanagar, 25-26 April 2014, ISBN No. 978-81-9277554-1-0.
  3. D. J. Mehta, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom, V. G. Yadav “Suitability of Rubber Dam as River Management Tool”, Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Research in Engineering and Technology, Dr. Jivraj Mehta Institute of Technology, Mogar, Anand, 26-27 February 2015.
  4. Utkarsh Nigam, Koustubh Tiwari, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Darshan Mehta “Water Distribution Network Re-Design for SVNIT Campus”, Proceedings of National Conference on Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering, Sankalchand Patel College of Engineering, Visnagar, Mehsana, 30-31 March 2015.
  5. Darshan Mehta, Sahita Waikhom, Vipin Yadav “Analysis of Water Distribution System: A Case Study of Surat, Limbayat Zone”, Proceedings of National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Technologies, Smt. S. R. Patel College of Engineering, Dabhi, Unjha, 17-18 April 2015, ISBN No. 978-81-925650-0-2.
  6. Darshan Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom “Prediction of Flood for Lower Tapi River using HEC-RAS”, Proceedings of National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Technologies, Smt. S. R. Patel College of Engineering, Dabhi, Unjha, 17-18 April 2015, ISBN No. 978-81-925650-0-2.
  7. Utkarsh Nigam, Koustubh Tiwari, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Darshan Mehta “Revised Design of Water Distribution Network for SVNIT, Surat Campus with Co-ordinate mapping using Arc-GIS 10.2”, Proceedings of National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Technologies, Smt. S. R. Patel College of Engineering, Dabhi, Unjha, 17-18 April 2015, ISBN No. 978-81-925650-0-2.
  8. Darshan Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom “Computation of hydraulic paramters of the Lower Tapi River using 1-D hydrodynamic model HEC-RAS”, Proceedings of National Conference on Transportation and Water Resource Engineering (NCTWE - 2015), L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad, 25-26 April 2015, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-39-0.
  9. Darshan Mehta, Patel Divy G., Patel Govind N., Lakhani Krunal M. “Simulation of Water Distribution Network using Computer Aided Tool, EPANET 2.0”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Engineering for Sustainbility, C.G.P.I.T, Uka Tarsadia University, Bardoli, 29-30 May 2015, ISBN No. 978-93-83767-30-4.
  10. Kavita Choksi, Darshan Mehta, Tarjani Chauhan “Comparison on Auto Aerated Concrete to Normal Concrete”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  11. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Parth Desani, Darshan Mehta “Innovation in Construction Technology”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  12. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Darshan Mehta, Parth Desani “Smarter Material for Smart Cities”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  13. Darshan Mehta, Payal Lungariya, Namrata Katharotiya, Sahita Waikhom “Analysis of Continuous Water Distribution in Surat City Using EPANET: A Case Study”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  14. Shital Kakadiya, Krunali Mavani, Darshan Mehta, Vipin Yadav “Simulation of Existing Water Distribution Network by Using EPANET: A Case Study of Surat City”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  15. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Parth Desani, Darshan Mehta “Analysis of Water Supply in Urban Areas”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  16. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Parth Desani, Darshan Mehta “Rehabilitation of Slum: An Innovative Approach to Urban Development”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  17. Amit Rana, Nisha Gajjar, Darshan Mehta “Assessment of Infrasturcture in Center Zone of Surat City, Gujarat”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  18. Nisha Gajjar, Amit Rana,  Darshan Mehta “Integrated Township Proposal for Fast Growing Industrial City, Surat”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  19. Kajol Mevawala, Liza Hirpara, Kavita Choksi, Darshan Mehta “Repair and Rehabilitation of RCC Structures: A Case Study”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  20. Kavita Choksi, Darshan Mehta, Manthan Ramani “Threats to Canada’s Transportation System”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  21. Siddharth Siddhpuria, Aathira Das, Darshan Mehta, Haresh Golakiya “Urban Trip Rate Modelling for the Recently Expanded Areas: A Case Study of Surat”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability (RACEGS - 2016), SSASIT, Surat, 29-30 March 2016, ISBN No. 978-93-85056-74-1.
  22. Darshan Mehta, Sahita Waikhom, Vipin Yadav, Namrata Kathoriya “Computer Modeling of Water Distribution Network: A Case Study of Surat City, Punagam Area”, Proceeding of National Conference on Water Resources and Flood Management with special reference to Flood Modelling (WRFM - 2016), SVNIT, Surat, 14-15 Oct. 2016, ISBN No. 978-81-931162-4-1.
  23. Harshad Patel, Tirath Ramoliya, Dharam Savani, Darshan Mehta “Sustainable Design Proposal for the Verakui Village Under the Vishwakarma Yojana”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Research & Development in Core Disciplines of Engineering, VIER, Vadodara, 21-22 April 2017.
  24. Laxman Pansuriya, Darshan Mehta “Hydrodynamic Simulation of Ambica River Bed Development using HEC-RAS”, Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Research & Development in Core Disciplines of Engineering, VIER, Vadodara, 21-22 April 2017.
  25. Desani Parth, Kanani Divyesh, Antaliya Vivek, Darshan Mehta “Modernization of Village under Vishwakarma Yojana: Kawas Village”, Proceedings of National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Technologies, Smt. S. R. Patel College of Engineering, Dabhi, Unjha, 27-28 May 2017, ISBN No. 978-81-825650-0-2.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL (27)

  1. D. J. Mehta, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Mrs. S. I. Waikhom “Geomorphic Channel Design and Analysis using HEC-RAS hydraulic design functions”, Paripex- International Journal of Global Research Analysis, Ahmedabad, ISSN No. 2277-8160, Vol. 2 Issue 04, April 2013, pp. 90-93. (I.F – 3.1218).
  2. Darshan Mehta, Manthan Ramani, Harsh Shah “Geomorphic Channel Design and Analysis Using HEC-RAS”, Journal of Civil Engineering Technology and Research, ISSN No. 0976-6308, Vol. 2 Issue 1, September 2014, pp. 655-661, (I.F – 7.9290).
  3. Darshan Mehta, Manthan Ramani, Maulik Joshi “Application of 1-D Model in Design of Channels”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Advances Engineering (IJIRAE), ISBN No. 2349-2163, Vol. 1, Issue 7, August, 2014, pp. 103-107, (Impact factor - 1.035).
  4. D. J. Mehta, S. I. Waikhom, V. G. Yadav “Suitability of Rubber Dam as a River Water Management Tool”, International Journal of Advance Engineering and Research Development (IJAERD), ISSN No. 2348-4470, Special Issue(Peer reviewed), February, 2015 pp. 1-4,  (I.F – 3.134).
  5. Darshan Mehta, Raju Karkar, Lalji Ahir “Geomorphic Effectiveness of Floods on Lower Tapi River Basin using 1-D Hydrodynamic Model, HEC-RAS”, International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering, Science & Management (IJARESM), ISSN No. 2394-1766, Vol. 1, Issue 7, April, 2015, pp. 1-7.
  6. Utkarsh Nigam, Kaoustubh Tiwari, Dr. S. M. Yadav, Darshan Mehta “Water Distribution Network Re-Design for Svnit, Surat Campus”, International Journal of Advance Research in Engineering Science and Technology (IJAREST), ISSN No. 2393-9877, Vol. 2, Issue 5, March, 2015, pp. 329-337, (I.F – 2.125).
  7. Sahita I. Waikhom, Darshan Mehta “Optimization of Limbayat Zone Water Distribution System Using EPANET”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), ISSN No. 2395-0056, Vol. 2, Issue No. 4, July, 2015, pp. 1494-1498, (I.F – 2.518).
  8. Darshan Mehta, Vivek Mishra, Harsh Vasoya, Parth Desani, Nidhi Gandhi “Alternative Approaches for Sustainability of Slum: A Case Study of Surat City”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR), ISSN No. 2349 – 5162, Vol. 2, Issue No. 11, Nov. 2015, pp. 1-7 (I.F – 2.57).
  9. Vipinkumar Yadav, Darshan Mehta, Sahita Waikhom “Simulation of HEC-RAS model on Prediction of Flood for Lower Tapi River Basin, Surat”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR), ISSN No. 2349 – 5162, Vol. 2, Issue No. 11, Nov. 2015, pp. 1-7 (I.F – 2.57).
  10. Vipinkumar Yadav, Darshan Mehta, Sahita Waikhom “To assess the prevailing Water Distribution Network using EPANET”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), ISSN No. 2395-0056, Vol. 2, Issue No. 8, Nov, 2015, pp. 777-781, (I.F – 2.518).
  11. Kavita Choksi, Margi Sheth, Darshan Mehta “To assess the performance of Sewage Treatment Plant: A Case study of Surat city”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), ISSN No. 2395-0056, Vol. 2, Issue No. 8, Nov, 2015, pp. 1071-1075, (I.F – 2.518).
  12. Kavita Choksi, Margi Sheth, Darshan Mehta “To evaluate the performance of Sewage Treatment Plant: A Case study”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), ISSN No. 2395-0056, Vol. 2, Issue No. 8, Nov, 2015, pp. 1076-1080, (I.F – 2.518).
  13. Kavita Choksi, Jinal Jobanputra, Mehul Bhavsar, Darshan Mehta “Effectiveness of Metals to Control the Pathogens in Drinking Water”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR), ISSN No. 2349 – 5162, Vol. 2, Issue No. 12, Dec. 2015, pp. 24-29 (I.F – 2.57).
  14. Kavita Choksi, Sejal Bhatt, Darshan Mehta “Study of Bio-Medical Waste Management in Surat City”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR), ISSN No. 2349 – 5162, Vol. 2, Issue No. 12, Dec. 2015, pp. 30-35 (I.F – 2.57).
  15. Kavita Choksi, Darshan Mehta, Tarjani Chauhan “Comparison on Auto Aerated Concrete to Normal Concrete”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 90-94 (I.F – 1.5275).
  16. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Parth Desani, Darshan Mehta “Innovation in Construction Technology”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 157-162 (I.F – 1.5275).
  17. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Darshan Mehta, Parth Desani “Smarter Material for Smart Cities”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 163-168 (I.F – 1.5275).
  18. Darshan Mehta, Payal Lungariya, Namrata Katharotiya, Sahita Waikhom “Analysis of Continuous Water Distribution in Surat City Using EPANET: A Case Study”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 1-7 (I.F – 1.5275).
  19. Shital Kakadiya, Krunali Mavani, Darshan Mehta, Vipin Yadav “Simulation of Existing Water Distribution Network by Using EPANET: A Case Study of Surat City”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 184-192 (I.F – 1.5275).
  20. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Parth Desani, Darshan Mehta “Analysis of Water Supply in Urban Areas”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 274-276 (I.F – 1.5275).
  21. Vivek Mishra, Nidhi Gandhi, Parth Desani, Darshan Mehta “Rehabilitation of Slum: An Innovative Approach to Urban Development”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 264-269 (I.F – 1.5275).
  22. Amit Rana, Nisha Gajjar, Darshan Mehta “Assessment of Infrastructure in Center Zone of Surat City, Gujarat”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 603-607 (I.F – 1.5275).
  23. Nisha Gajjar, Amit Rana,  Darshan Mehta “Integrated Township Proposal for Fast Growing Industrial City, Surat”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 290-297 (I.F – 1.5275).
  24. Kajol Mevawala, Liza Hirpara, Kavita Choksi, Darshan Mehta “Repair and Rehabilitation of RCC Structures: A Case Study”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 224-229 (I.F – 1.5275).
  25. Kavita Choksi, Darshan Mehta, Manthan Ramani “Threats to Canada’s Transportation System”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 60-65 (I.F – 1.5275).
  26. Siddharth Siddhpuria, Aathira Das, Darshan Mehta, Haresh Golakiya “Urban Trip Rate Modelling for the Recently Expanded Areas: A Case Study of Surat”, International Journal of Global Research and Development (GRD), ISSN No. 2455-5703, Special Issue (Peer Reviewed), March 2016, pp. 387-393 (I.F – 1.5275).
  27. Sumit Patel, Darshan Mehta, Sanjay M. Yadav “One Dimensional Hydrodynamic Flood Modeling for Ambica river, South Gujarat”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR), ISSN No. 2349 – 5162, Vol. 5, Issue No. 5, April 2018, pp. 595-601 (I.F – 5.87).

Academic Projects

  • Guided More than 11 U.G. Projects
  • Guided 3 P.G. Dissertation Work (Three Ongoing)

Patent Filled

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Expert Lectures


  • Expert Lecture delivered on "Basics of Fluid Mechanics - Hydraulic" at Shree Dhanvantary College of Diploma Engineering, Kim, Surat. ( Date: 24th Aug 2017)
  • Delivered a hands on Training Session on "HEC-RAS Modeling during One Week STTP on "Advanced Strategies for Sustainable Water & Waste-Water Management at Marwadi Education Foundation Group of Institution, Rajkot (Date: 12th Jan 2016).
  • Expert Lecture delivered on "Assessment of Urban Flood area using HEC-RAS: A Case Study of Ambica River" during One Week STTP on "Application of Modeling Tools & Techniques in Civil Engineering" at Dr. S. & S. S. Ghandhy Government Engineering College, Surat. (Date:16th July 2018).
  • Expert Lecture delivered on "Application of Hydrodynamic Modeling in Water Resource Engineering" during Two Days National Workshop on "River Hydraulics and Water Resource Management" at Shree Swami Atmanand Saraswati Institute of Technology, Surat (Date: 19th October 2018).
  • Hands on Training Session on "HEC-RAS - Hydrodynamic Model" during Two Days National Workshop on "River Hydraulics and Water Resource Management" at Shree Swami Atmanand Saraswati Institute of Technology, Surat (Date: 19th October 2018).
  • Expert Lecture and hands on session delivered on "Recent Advances in Flood Modelling" during One Week Short Term Training Programme on "Advances in Civil Engineering for Global Sustainability" at Dr. S. & S. S. Ghandhy Government Engineering College, Surat (Date: 18th June 2019)).

Awards


  • Best Paper Award for the paper entitled "Sensor Based Traffic Management System for Busy Intersections and Bridges" presented in International Conference on Gujarat Model of Governance: Lesson & Future Scope (ICGS-2015) organized by Gujarat Technological University, Chandkheda.

  • Best Paper Award for the paper entitled "Analysis of Water Distribution Network using EPANET" presented in International Conference on Engineering Issues Opportunities and Challenges for Development (EIOCD'15) organized by S.N.P.I.T & R.C, Umrakh, Bardoli.