Curriculum Vitae SACHIN H. JAIN
Address: Den Dolech 2, STO 0.45, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
Phone: (040) 247 3459 (office); (040) 244 4710 (Home)
Date of Birth: 06th April 1976
2001 – Present Pursuing PhD in Polymer Technology at Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
Topic: In-situ nanocomposites via solid state modification of porous structures.
M. S. in Polymer Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, USA
Thesis: Nanocomposites of High Performance Engineering Thermoplastics polymers using Epoxy as processing aid and dispersing agent of
1994 – 1998 B.E. in Polymer Engineering, The University of Pune, Pune, India
Project: Structural development in Nylon-Polypropylene (PP) blends with special aspect to in-situ fiber formation during processing.
2001 – Present: AIO at The Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
2000-2001: JETRO Research Assistant, Dainippon Ink and Chemicals Inc., Sakura, Chiba-ken, Japan.
1998-2000: Research Assistant, Department of Polymer Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, USA.
1997-1998: Research Assistant, National Chemical Laboratory, Government of India, Pune, India.
2001 Best poster award for “Microfabricated device for DNA polymerase reaction” with Atsushi Teramae at Dai- nippon Ink and Chemicals Inc. Sakura, Japan
1998 Recipient of The University of Akron, Dept. of Polymer Engineering graduates Scholarship.
1998 Best outgoing student of Department of Polymer Engineering, The University of Pune, Pune, India.
1998 Special Award for excellence in Polymer Processing studies, The University of Pune, Pune India
1998 First Rank in The Department of Polymer Engineering, The University of Pune, Pune, India.
1994 Best student of the Year award, Moolji Jaitha College of Science, Arts & Commerce, Jalgaon, India.
1994 Recipient of University Grant Commission’s (Govt. of India) Scholarship.
1987 Recipient of State Government’s award for distinct knowledge in Mathematics
1986 Recipient of Government of India’s National Merit Scholarship for lifetime education.
“Improvement in Mechanical Properties by Photopolymerization Induced, Phase Separation and Controlled Morphology, in Polymer Blend of Photcurable/Linear Polymers” (Presented at PPS-18, Guimaraes, Portugal, June 16-20, 2002).
“Photopolymerization induced controlled phase separation and morphology in binary blends of photocurable/linear thermoplastic Polymers” (Presented at 7th European Symposium on Polymer Blends, Lyon-Villeurbanne, France, May 27-29, 2002).
“Improvements in mechanical and thermal properties of PES forming nanocomposites using Fumed silica as filler and epoxy as reactive solvent”.(Presented at PPS-16, Sanghai, China, June 18-23 2000).
“Use of epoxy as processing aid and dispersing agent of nanoparticles in composites of high performance thermoplastic polymers”(Presented at GE Plastics, Mt. Vernon, IN, USA, May 12, 2000)
“Reaction Induced Phase Separation in Polymeric Blends of Thermoset and Thermoplastic.” (College of Polymer Science and Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, USA,1999).
“Goodyear under Sam Gibara” (Management of Polymer Industries, School of Business Administration, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, USA, 1999)
“Polyolefin –Alloys and blends.” (Maharashtra Institute of Technology, The University of Pune, Pune, India, 1996).
C, C++, Fortran, FoxBASE, Sybase, Windows NT, MS office (Word, Excel, power point), Macintosh, familiar with AutoCAD and Unix, Dos, Windows 95/98
List of polymer, other materials related processing, characterization and testing equipments used during academic and industrial work experiences.
Details of coursework related to polymer materials, processing and properties, computers and management.
1998: General Secretary of Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune, India
1997: Higher studies representative of Polymer Students Association at MIT, Pune, India
1994: Member of Student Council at Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune, India
Member of American Chemical Society.
Member of Society of Plastics Engineers
Member of MENSA International.