NameDr. Shorab Jain
Date of Birth15.09.1974
Present DesignationSr. Scientist
DivisionFire Research

Educational Attainments

Degree / DiplomaMain SubjectUniversity/Institution with DistinctionCountryYear of Passing
B.E.Chemical EngineeringUniversity of RoorkeeIndia1997
M.Tech.Process Engg. & DesignIndian Institute of Technology, DelhiIndia1999
Ph.D.CFD Analysis of Tunnel FiresIndian Institute of Technology, RoorkeeIndia2010


a) Main Area of SpecializationFire Safety Science & Engineering
b) Sub-area of SpecializationModeling & Simulation, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Quantitative Approach to Fire Hazard Assessment, Performance- based Approach to Fire Safety

Countries visited in connection with higher studies, research training, employment and other scientific assignments:

Country visitedPurposeFromTo
Publications and Patents
  • Current Publications (2009 onwards):
  1. Jain, S., Singh, M.P. “Modelling of Smoke Flow and Assessment of Smoke Management Systems in an Underground Tunnel: A Case Study”. Third Fire and Disaster Management Conference & Exhibition, UP Fire Service, Lucknow, 19 Feb. 2010.
  • Publications previous to 2009:
  1. Jain, S, Sharma, T.P., Shashi, Kumar, S “Numerical Simulation of Fire in a Tunnel: Comparative Study of CFAST and CFX Predictions”.Tunneling and Underground Space Technology,Vol 23, Isuue 2, March 2008. (Available Online since January 2007)
  2. Jain, S, Shashi, Kumar S., Sharma, T.P. “Studies on Evaluation of Ventilation Strategies of Underground Metro Rail Transport system”. Proceedings of ‘International conference “7th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology’, Hong kong, 20-22 September 2007.
  3. Jain, S., Sharma, T.P., Shashi, Kumar, S. “Comparative Study of Fire Safety Measures In Long Distance Road Transport Tunnels”. Proceeding of “2004 International Symposium On Safety Science & Technology”, Shanghai, China, Oct 25-28, 2004.
  4. Mittal, M. & Jain, S. “Safety Rules to Control Fire, Explosion and Toxic hazard”. Material & Product Handling,  2000 (April – June).
  5. Mittal, M. & Jain, S. “Safety Rules For Industries”. Material & Product Handling, 2000 (Jan – Mar)
  • Tech. Reports: Approximately 5 Technical Reports
  • Scientific Books / Book Chapters: NIL
  • Articles: NIL
  • Patents filed / granted: NIL
  • Processes Developed: NIL
  • Process Under Utilization: NIL

Awards and Distinctions (including fellowships of the learned societies):.

Name of AwardAwarded byAwarded forYear
Professional Experience:
About 10 Yrs. In Fire Safety Science & Engineering