Hi, my name is

Nishchal Baniya.

ENGINEER || ENTREPRENEUR || SOCIAL ACTIVIST

I am a undergraduate chemical engineering student based in Hangzhou, China, specializing in material synthesis and environmental engineering. I design & develop bio-based products and solve real world environmental issues.

01. About Me

Hello! I am Nishchal, a chemical engineering student based in Hangzhou, China. Different chemical reactions with their color changing and odor emitting products have always fascinated me. I have been dedicated and passionate about solving problems existing in the real world. My goal has always been to understand how systems work and processes work in the real world and find a way to improve the existing system.


Shortly after completion of my sophomore year at Zhejiang University of Technology , I joined the engineering team at Tolaroid Technologies where I worked on a wide variety of interesting and meaningful projects on a daily basis.


Here are a few technologies I've been working with recently:


  • Aspen Plus
  • MATLAB
  • Solid Works
  • SAS
  • ArcGIS
  • Latex

02. Where I've Worked

Chemical Engineer

Aug 3, 2019 - September 18, 2019 (Cairo, Egypt)

  • Conduct research to develop new and imppoved manufacturing process, design and develop equipment.
  • Perform tests to monitor the process of production.
  • Evaluate equipment and process to ensure compliance with safety and environmental regulations along with the evaluation of cost of production.

Research Assistant

March 28, 2019 - Present (Hangzhou, China)

  • Design and perform experiments in order to gain information and test scientific processes.
  • Implement research projects designed by other lab workers and supervisors, carrying out research according to pre-outlined tasks.
  • Formulate and test various scientific hypotheses.
  • Evaluate data from the experiments they conduct.
  • Perform assigned lab duties, such as studying slides and performing chemical tests.
  • Write detailed reports of research and experiments conducted, then deliver these reports in written and verbal forms.
  • ​Maintain cleanliness and safety standards in the lab and lab storage areas at all times.

Campus Director - 2020/21

July 21, 2020 - Present (Hangzhou, China)

  • Recruit the organizing team members, participant and the jury to organize the Hult Prize OnCampus event.
  • Facilitate the event to meet the objectives, organize the event and select the winning team to participate in one of the regional finals.
  • To spread awareness of the opportunity as much as possible in the larger extent through the medias, social medias, posters and so on.

Director for Development Strategies

5th June, 2020 - Present (Abuja, Nigeria)

  • Implementing the strategic vision of the organization through demonstrated role in development and communications.
  • Lead design and execution of organizational strategy to grow and become financially sustainable.
  • Generating development materials such as grants and case statements and collaborating with the network to identify and build relationships with potential sponsors.

Foreign Language Interpreter

9th September, 2019- Present (Hangzhou, China)

  • Interpreting, translating and re-communicating both verbal and written texts from Chinese to English language
  • Prepare articles and newsletter for the official WeChat Account of Zhejiang University of Technology

Creative Head

October 18, 2018 - July 24, 2020 (Kathmandu, Nepal)

  • Work with the brand team to produce new ideas for company branding, promotional campaigns, and marketing communications.
  • Evaluate trends, assess new data and keep up-to-date with the latest marketing techniques.
  • Assist clients in resolving issues by responding to questions in a timely and professional manner.
  • Create and implement tailored marketing plans based on individual client requirements.
  • Direct brainstorming meetings and creative sessions.

03. Projects

Ligno Cellulose to Biofuel
Water Treatment

04. Publications

Conversion of Ligno Cellulose to Biofuel

2019

Water Treatment: Enchanching Chlorobenzene Biodegradation by Delfia tsuruhatensis Using Water-silicon Biphasic System

2019

A Noval Coronavirus Emerging in World - Key Questions for developing Countries and Under Developed Countries

2020

05. Honors & Awards

World Humanitarian Drive

28 June, 2000

International Youth Council

28 June, 2000

4th Rotaract-UNESCO Adventure Camp and Cultural Exchange (Nepal and Bangladesh)

5 May, 2018

06. What's Next?

Get In Touch

Although I'm not currently looking for any new opportunities, my inbox is always open. Whether you have a question or just want to say hi, I'll try my best to get back to you!