Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering
188, Raja S. C. Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Kolkata - 700032, India
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Ph.D. 2012 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
M.E. 2007 Jadavpur University
B.E. 2005 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (0)
Industrial Experience (1)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
Corporate Research & Development Centre, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. Postdoctoral Fellow July, 2011 to July, 2012
Field of Specialization
1. Catalysis
2. Advance Material
3. Energy
4. Environment
Courses Taught/Teaching
UG Level
1. Chemical Technology-I (Chem. Engg. UG III)
2. Chemical Technology II (UG-III)
3. Process Heat Transfer (Chem. Engg. UG III)
4. Environmental Science & Engineering (Chem. Engg. UG IV)
5. Fluidization Engineering (Chem. Eng. UG IV)

PG Level
1. Bioenergetics & Bioprocess Engineering (Chem. Eng. PG-I)

Research Area
1. Catalysis
2. Advance Material
3. Energy
4. Environment
Conference Papers Published (12)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Heterogeneous Catalysts Development for Benzene Saturation in Diesel AIChE Annual Conference 2018, Pittsburg, PA, USA 2018 First and Corresponding Author -144940
How pH affects the metal dispersion on silica-HMS, MCM-41 and SBA-15 supports AIChE Annual Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA 2017 Author -582bt
Kinetic study for hydrogenation of toluene to methylcyclohexane over titanuim substituted SBA-15 supported Pt-Pd catalysts AIChE Annual Conference, San Francisco, California, USA 2016 First and Corresponding Author -476691
Catalytic wet air oxidation of aqueous oxalic acid solutions over ceria promoted Pt/Al2O3 catalyst: Kinetics and catalyst deactivation. CHEMCON-2012, NIT-Jalandhar 2012 First and Corresponding Author -
Hydrogenation of toluene on Zr-modified HMS supported Pt-Pd catalysts. CHEMCON-2012, NIT-Jalandhar 2012 First and Corresponding Author -
Journal Papers Published (8)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Kinetic Study of Biogas Recovery from Thermo-chemically Pre-treated Rice Husk Indian Chemical Engineer 2017 Author -1-17
Catalytic Wet Air Oxidation of Aqueous Solution of Phenol in a Fixed Bed Reactor over Ru Catalysts Supported on Ceria Promoted MCM-41 RSC Advances 2016 Author 6-114383 - 114395
Pretreatment Methods of Ligno-cellulosic Biomass: A Review Journal of Engineering Science & Technology Review 2015 Author 8-141-165
Vanadium Substituted SBA-15 Supported Bimetallic Pt, Pd Catalysts for Hydrogenation of Toluene to Methylcyclohexane Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 2014 First and Corresponding Author 92- 1034-1040
Ceria Promoted γ-Al2O3 Supported Platinum Catalyst for Catalytic Wet Air Oxidation of Oxalic Acid: Kinetics and Catalyst Deactivation RSC Advances 2014 First and Corresponding Author 4-56838-56847
Books Published (1)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Catalytic Wet Air Oxidation of Oxalic Acid [ISBN:978-3-659-55243-4] Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany 2014 First Author
Awarded By Award Name Year

UGC (Raman Fellow) Post Doctoral Research at Rutgers University, USA 2016
Washington University, USA Post Doctoral Research at Washington University, USA 2013
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (3)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

S. Nag Studies on high voltage cathode materials for advanced lithium ion battery. Dr. S. Mahanty Ongoing 2015
D. K. Mondal Development of silica mesoporous material supported Ru catalyst for oxidation of phenol. Ongoing 2015
A. Das A novel approach to biomethane synthesis after pretreatment of agricultural wastes through catalytic anaerobic digestion. Dr. C. Mondal Ongoing 2014
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (3)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Mekhala Mitra Removalof highly toxic organic compounds from industrial effluent using advance oxidation method 2019
Monidipa Bose Advance pretreatment of lignocellulosic agriculturaI residues for biofuel production 2019
Sneha Eshore Integrated cellulosic biomass pretreatment and catalytic upgrading processes for advanced biofuel production Dr. C. Mondal 2016
Project Works (0)
Patents (1)
Patent Name Year

Gamma radiation composite and its preparation thereof, Application No: 201711018290 - (Filed) 2017
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (0)
Membership Of Learned Societies (1)

IET(Membership Number:1100373332)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (3)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Participated in Refresher Course on 'Interdisciplinary Research using Nanoscience and Nanotechnology ' UGC - Academic Staff College, JU School of Material Science & Nanotechnology, Jadavpur University 2015
Participated in Refreshers Course on Management for a Better Societal Environmental-A Socio Technical Approach UGC - Academic Staff College, JU Civil Engineering Department, JU 2015
Participated in Petrotech Summer School on Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals Indian Oil-R&D, IiPM and Petrotech Indian Oil Institute of Petroleum Management (IiPM), Gurgaon 2015
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (9)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

Heterogeneous Catalysis for Chemical Engineers TEQIP , IIT Kharagpur Chemical Engineering Department 2018 Participant
Recent Refinery Practices TEQIP-III, Jadavpur University Chemical Engineering Department 2018 Participant
Advanced Hybrid Separation Techniques in Industrial Wastewater Management Chemical Engineering Department Jadavpur University in association with CHEMBridge Chemical Engineering Department 2017 Participant
Indian Innovations in Material Research: New Materials and Processes CSIR-CGCRI & IAPQR, Kolkata CSIR-CGCRI, Kolkata 2015 Participated & presented paper
MACRO-2015 IACS IACS 2015 Participant
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (2)


1. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, Elsevier
2. ACS Catalysis, American Chemical Society
3. Applied Catalysis A: General, Elsevier
4. RSC Advances, Royal Society of Chemistry
5. Chemical Engineering Communications, Taylor & Francis
6. ACS Omega, American Chemical Society
7. The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Wiley
8. Journal of Water Process Engineering, Elsevier
9. The Institution of Engineers (India): Series E, Springer
10. Reviewer for DST major projects


1. IOCL, Haldia Refinery, West Bengal, India
2. IOCL, Panipat Refinery, Haryana, India
3. R&D, IOCL, Faridabad, Haryana, India
4. R&D, BPCL, Noida, UP, India
5. BASF Catalysis, Iselin, New Jersey, USA