Narinder Bains

Mr. Narinder Bains, started his career with 12 years at Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials Ltd’s European headquarters in Coventry UK as a senior research and development scientist, where he had responsibility for environmental R&D activities.  A chemist by training with a BSc honours degree in Applied Chemistry; Narinder has 12 years experience in the electronics industry.  Narinder also spent 3 years as a business development manager at the University of Birmingham, college of engineering and physical sciences and Innovation Manager at the National Industrial Symbiosis Programme (NISP East Midlands).  More recently Narinder worked as technical director for a UK based AD renewable energy technology provider and waste management company Biowayste Systems Ltd before establishing consultancy SERE-Tech Innovation Ltd.  Narinder joined Coventry University Functional Materials Applied Research Group in 2013, where he is currently responsible for managing the research groups role and activities in an ECO Innovation funded project MESMOPROC and an Innovate UK funded KTP project. Narinder is a Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry and a PRINCE2 qualified project manager.

  • MESMOPROC: A novel low cost, energy and resource efficient, sustainable process to enable selective metallisation of microscale devices. 
  • KTP with Stevenage Circuits Ltd: To develop a novel PCB interconnection technology for the manufacturing of the next generation of PCBs enabling miniaturisation in electronics. 
  • Programme for Re-engineering of Innovative Micro Electronics: This project sought to use novel techniques to laser direct image microelectronic features whilst simultaneously activating features for metallization using electrochemical processing. 
  • Removal of Organic Contaminants from Wastewater: This project developed integrated technologies for the destruction of persistent organic pollutants from the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing and Metal Finishing processes. 
  • Novel Elevated Pressure Process for Dairy, Food and Drink Pasteurisation: This project developed a process for low temperature pasteurisation for dairy and brewery products. 
  • Amm2Fert: Conversion of organic nitrogen in livestock slurry to liquid ammonia fertiliser using a novel enzyme assisted biochemical process.
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University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021