Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering
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Teaching Experience (2)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

IIT, Kanpur Visiting Faculty Dec, 1999 to Dec, 2001
Jadavpur University 1991 to continuing
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Mass transfer
Courses Taught/Teaching
Research Area
Process Intensification, Heat and Mass Transfer, Pollution abatement
Conference Papers Published (0)
Journal Papers Published (18)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Experimental study and mathematical modeling of breakthrough curve in rotating packed bed Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification 2015 Jayant B. Modak, Abvijit Bhowal, siddhartha Datta doi:10.1016/j.cep.2015.10.024-
Extraction of dye from aqueous solution in rotating packed bed Journal of Hazardous Materials 2015 Jayant B. Modak, Abvijit Bhowal, siddhartha Datta doi:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2015.10.062-
Concentration of solution in cross-flow rotating packed bed contactor Chemical Engineering Research and Design 2014 Nilutpal Goswami, Sayantani Basu, Avijit Bhowal, Siddhartha Datta doi:10.1016/j.cherd.2014.11.004-
Distillation studies in rotating packed bed with split packing Chemical Engineering Research and Design 2012 corresponding author 90-453-457
Removal of Hexavalent Chromium by Biosorption Process in Rotating Packed Bed Environmental Science and Technology 2011 corresponding author 45-8460-8466
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Jadavpur University University medal 1989
Jadavpur University Bandana Ghosh Memorial 1989
Jadavpur University Chemical Engineering Diamond Jubilee Gold medal 1989
Jadavpur University Jatindra Krishna Memorial Bronze medal 1989
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Project Works (9)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Study on the Enrichment and Adaptability on Marine Water of Microbial Consortia used in Biodigestor Technology Co-Investigator DRL Rs. 9.8 Lakhs 2011-2012  to  Ongoing
Process Intensification in extraction by emulsion liquid membranes Principle Investigator DST Rs 4.0 Lakhs 2003-2004  to  Complete
An experimental study for the measurement of thermal diffusivity of Advanced Composite Materials at cryogenic temperature Co-Investigator DRDO Rs 44 Lakhs 2004-2007  to  Complete
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Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (2)
Work Title Organization Name Amount Year

Design of Electrolyte circulation and Management System ( EMS) for High Energy Density Al-Ago Sea water activated Battery DRDO 9.5 2010
Design of Vortex Separator/ Alternate Means of Oxygen liquefaction DRDL 5 2001
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