Akash Bhimrao Shirsath

Akash Bhimrao Shirsath

  • Postal address:
    Institute for Chemical Technology and Polymer Chemistry
    Engesserstr. 20
    Campus South Bldg. 11.21
    76131 Karlsruhe


•    Pyrolysis of methane : Experimental investigation and Numerical Simulation
•    Modelling and Simulation of chemical reactors and particle growth



October 2017 – August 2019 M.Sc. Process, Energy & Environmental System Technology, TU Berlin, Germany
Master thesis : Sensitivity study of process and model parameters on chemical kinetics and particle growth
August 2011 – May 2015  B.Tech. Chemical Engineering, UDCT, India
Master Thesis : Mathematical model to simulate the segregation/stratification of solids in a mixture based on density differences using jigging operation


Work history

Aug 2018 – July 2019 Research Intern and Master Thesis , BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany (Digitalization of Research and Development)
Feb 2016 – Aug 2017 Research Associate, National Chemical Laboratory, India 
(Chemical Engineering and Process Development)
Aug 2015 – Jan 2016 Tata Research Fellow, Tata Chemical Innovation Centre, India
(Process and Product Development)
Jan 2015 – June 2015 Research Intern, BASF India, India
(Process Devlopment)