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Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Guwahati 781039

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Dr. N. Selvaraju, Ph.D.

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Dr. N. Selvaraju,
Assistant professor,
Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati,
Guwahati-781039, Assam, India.
Phone: +91-361-2583210 (O), +91-361-2585210 (R)
Fax:+91-361-2582249, Mobile: +91-9446021424
Email: selva@iitg.ernet.in, selvaraju.n@gmail.com
 

Education

  Ph.D , Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India (2005-2010).

  Master of technology, Chemical Engineering, A.C. College of Tech., Anna University, Chennai (2000-2002).

  Bachelor of technology, Chemical Engineering, Annamalai University, Chidambaram (1996-2000).

Professional Experience

  Working as an Assistant professor in the Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering in IIT Guwahati April 2017 onwards

  Worked as an Assistant professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT Calicut [02.06.2010 to 21.04.2017].

  Worked as project officer October 2009- April 2010 at IIT Madras

Research Expertise

  Environmental bioremediation

  Bioaerosol modeling and simulation

  Microfluidics and Micro Reactors (Liquid-liquid operations)

  Biodiesel

 

International Journal Publications

      2017                                                                            

58. N. Sreekumar,A. J. Chennattussery, A. Mariya and  N.Selvaraju, “Anaerobic digester sludge as nutrient source for culturing of microalgae for economic biodiesel production.” International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.915) (Accepted for publication). DOI 10.1007/s13762-017-1491-z

57. Nakkeeran E and N. Selvaraju, “Biosorption of Chromium (VI) in aqueous solutions by chemically modified Strychnine tree fruit shell.” International Journal of Phytoremediation (Taylor &Francis-SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.77) (Accepted for publication). http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15226514.2017.1328386

56. N Sreekumar, A Haridas, GS Godwin and N.Selvaraju, “Lipid enhancement in microalgae by temporal phase separation: Use of indigenous sources of nutrients.” Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering (Elsevier, SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.174) (Accepted for publication). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjche.2017.03.004

55. M.S.Giri Nandagopal, Eldho Abraham and N. Selvaraju,  "Advanced Neural Network prediction and System Identification of Liquid-Liquid Flow Patterns in circular microchannels with varying angle of confluence" Chemical Engineering Journal (Elsevier, SCI Impact Factor 2016:  6.216 ) Volume 309, 2017, pp 850-865 DOI.org/10.1016/j.cej.2016.10.106.

54. N. Saranya, E. Nakkeeran, M.S, Giri Nandagopal and N. Selvaraju , "“Optimization of Adsorption Process Parameters by Response Surface Methodology for Hexavalent Chromium Removal from Aqueous Solutions using Annona Reticulata Linn Peel Microparticles”" Water Science and Technology ( IWA Publishing Group, SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.197) DOI:10.2166/wst.2017.092

53. V. Karthik, K. Saravanan, E.Nakkeeran and N. Selvaraju ," “Biosorption of Turquoise Blue from Aqueous Solution by dried fungal Biomass (Trichoderma harzianum) - Kinetic, isotherm and Thermodynamic studies” "Desalination and Water Treatment (Taylor &Francis-SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.631) 74 (2017) 362–370 doi: 10.5004/dwt.2017.20575

52. N.Saranya ,Nakkeeran E, S,Shrihari and N. Selvaraju ,"Equilibrium and Kinetic studies of Hexavalent Chromium removal using a novel Biosorbent- Ruellia patula Jacq"   Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering  (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.865) Volume 42 Issue 4 Pages 1545-1557   DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13369-017-2416-3

51. M.A. Vishnuganth, Neelancherry Remya, Mathava Kumar and N. Selvaraju,  "Carbofuran removal in continuous-photocatalytic reactor: Reactor optimization, rate-constant determination and carbofuran degradation pathway analysis " Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B (Taylor &Francis, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.362) Volume 52, 2017, Issue 5, Pages 353-360 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03601234.2017.1283141

50. Aneesh V, Rahul Antony, M.S.GiriNandagopal, Ganesh Paramasivan and N. Selvaraju ,"Resilient Controller Design Availing Recursive Technique Rooted Lyapunov Function for a Dynamic System " Microsystem Technologies (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.195) 23 (1), 2017, 187-198. DOI: 10.1007/s00542-015-2733-y.

49. M.S.Giri Nandagopal ,Nakkeeran E, R. Prasanna Venkatesh,and N. Selvaraju,  "Advance microfluidic approach over conventional batch and CTR for improving the efficiency of E-coli Cell Lysis by CuO NP nanoparticles " International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering (DE GRUYTER,SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.623)  Volume 15, issue 3, June 2017 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/ijcre-2016-0105

  2016

48. M.S.Giri Nandagopal and N. Selvaraju,  "Prediction of Liquid-Liquid Flow Patterns in a Y junction circular Microchannel using advanced neural network techniques " Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (ACS publications, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 2.843), 55 (43),2016), pp 11346–11362. DOI: 10.1021/acs.iecr.6b02438.

47. M.A. Vishnuganth, NeelancherryRemya, MathavaKumar,and N. Selvaraju,  "Photocatalytic degradation of carbofuran by TiO2-coated activated carbon: Model for kinetic, electrical energy per order and economic analysis " Journal of Environmental Management (Elsevier,SCI Impact Factor 2016: 4.01)  Vol 181, October 2016, pages 201-207. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.06.016.

46. Padmanaban V C, M.S.GiriNandagopal ,AnantAchary, Vasudevan V N and  N. Selvaraju , "Optimization of radiolysis of Reactive red 120 dye in aqueous solution using ionizing 60Co gamma radiation by response surface methodology " Water Science and Technology ( IWA Publishing Group, SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.197) Vol. 73, Issue 12, June 2016, pp. 3041-3048. DOI:10.2166/wst.2016.175.

45. Padmanaban V C, M.S.GiriNandagopal ,Madhangi Priyadharshini.G , Maheswari.N , JananiSree.G and N. Selvaraju , "Advanced Approach for Degradation of Recalcitrant by NanoPhoto catalysis Using Nano Composites and their Future Perspectives "International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.915) Vol 13, June 2016, 1591-1606. DOI: 10.1007/s13762-016-1000-9.  

44.Aneesh V, Rahul Antony, Ganesh Paramasivan and N. Selvaraju ," Distillation Technology and need of Simultaneous Design and Control:- A Review " Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification (Elsevier- SCI Impact Factor 2016:2.234) Vol 104, June 2016, 219-242.DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cep.2016.03.016.

43. Nidhin Sreekumar,M.S.GiriNandagopal ,Rahul Antony, Aneesh V and N. Selvaraju, "Marine microalgal culturing in open pond systems for biodiesel production - critical parameters"  Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy (American Institute of Physics SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.135) Vol. 8, April 2016, Issue 2,  pp. 023105(1-18) DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4945574

42. Rangabhashiyam S, M.S.GiriNandagopal ,Nakkeeran E and  N. Selvaraju , "Adsorption of hexavalent chromium from synthetic and electroplating effluent on chemically modified Swietenia mahagoni shell in a packed bed column" Environmental Monitoring and Assessment ( Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.687) July 2016, 188:411  DOI: 10.1007/s10661-016-5415-z.

41. Nakkeeran E, Saranya N, M.S.GiriNandagopal, Santhiagu A and N. Selvaraju ,"Hexavalent  chromium  removal  from  aqueous  solutions  by  a  novel powder,   prepared  from  Colocasia  esculenta  leaves" International Journal of Phytoremediation (Taylor &Francis-SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.77) Vol. 18, Issue 8, August 2016, pp. 812-821. DOI:10.1080/15226514.2016. 

40. M.S.Giri Nandagopal, Rahul Antony, Arjun Rakesh.K.O  and  N. Selvaraju ,"Conservative Level Set Simulation of Droplet Formation in a Circular T and Y Junction Microchannel" Journal of Scientific and industrial Research, (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557)  Vol.75, December 2016, 730-734. DOI: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/38164.

39. Nakkeeran E, Rangabhashiyam S, M.S.GiriNandagopal, and N. Selvaraju ,"Removal of Cr(VI) from aqueous solution using Strychnosnux-vomica shell as an adsorbent. "Desalination and Water Treatment (Taylor &Francis-SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.631) Vol 57, Issue 50- October 2016, 23951-23964  DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19443994.2015.1137497.

38. Rangabhashiyam S, M.S.GiriNandagopal ,Nakkeeran E, Keerthi.R and  N. Selvaraju, "Use of Box-Behnken design of experiments for the adsorption of Chromium using immobilized macroalgae"  Desalination and Water Treatment (Taylor & Francis- SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.631) Vol 57, Issue 54- November 2016, 26101 - 26113 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19443994.2016.1163514.

37. E.Suganya, Rangabhashiyam S, LityAlen Varghese and  N. Selvaraju , "Removal of hexavalent chromium from aqueous solution by a novel biosorbent Caryotaurens seeds: Equilibrium and kinetic studies" Desalination and Water Treatment  (Taylor & Francis SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.631). Vol 57, Issue 50- October 2016, 23940-23950.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19443994.2015.1134355.

36. Rangabhashiyam S, E.Suganya ,LityAlen Varghese and  N. Selvaraju , "Equilibrium and kinetics studies of hexavalent chromium biosorption on a novel green macroalgae Enteromorpha sp." Research on Chemical Intermediates  (Springer - SCI Impact Factor 2016:   1.369 ). Vol. 42, February 2016, Issue 2, pp. 1275-1294. DOI: 10.1007/s11164-015-2085-3.  

35. Rangabhashiyam S,  N. Selvaraju , Raj Mohan B , Muhammed Anzil P. K,  Amith K. D,  Ushakumary E. R, "Hydrous cerium oxide nanoparticles impregnated Enteromorpha sp. for the removal of hexavalent chromium from aqueous solutions." Journal of Environmental Engineering (ASCE-SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.125) 1.541) Volume 142, issue 9, September 2016, pp C4015016 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0000988.

34. Rangabhashiyam S, E.Suganya and  N. Selvaraju , "Packed bed column investigation on hexavalent chromium adsorption using activated carbon prepared from Sweetenia Mahogany fruit shells." Desalination and Water Treatment (Taylor & Francis- SCI Impact Factor 2016:  1.631), Vol 57 , Issue 28- June 2016, 13048–13055.DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19443994.2015.1055519.

33. M.S.GiriNandagopal ,Rahul Antony  and   N. Selvaraju , "  Comparative study of liquid - liquid extraction in miniaturized channels over other conventional extraction methods" Microsystem Technologies (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.195) Vol 22 , Issue 2- February 2016, 349-356. DOI: 10.1007/s00542-014-2391-5.

 2015

32. Rangabhashiyam S,  N. Selvaraju , "Efficacy of unmodified and chemically modified Swieteniamahagoni shell for the removal of hexavalent chromium from simulated wastewater" Journal of Molecular Liquids (Elsevier- SCI Impact Factor 2016:  3.648) Vol 209, September 2015, pages 487-497. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2015.06.033.

31. Rahul Antony, M.S.GiriNandagopal ,Rangabhashiyam S, Anu N and N. Selvaraju, "Numerical Investigation of Stratified Flow-Parallel Reaction Microchannel System: A Deterministic Approach"  Indian Journal of Chemical Technology (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.568) Vol.22, September 2015, 258-263  DOI:op.niscair.res.in/index.php/IJCT/article/view/3636.

30. NidhinSreekumar, N. Selvaraju, Aneesh C, and Ajitharidas, "Fluorescence Transients as a selection tool for marine microalgal consortia in a raceway pond reactor for Biofuel production" Journal of Scientific and industrial Research (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557) Vol.74, November 2015, 645-650.  DOI:http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/33112.

29. Rahul Antony, M.S.GiriNandagopal ,CManikrishna, and N. Selvaraju, " Experimental comparison on efficiency of alkaline hydrolysis reaction in circular microreactors over conventional batch reactor" Journal of Scientific and industrial Research (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557) Vol.74, July  2015, 390-394.  DOI:http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/31775.

28. Rangabhashiyam S,  N. Selvaraju , "Adsorptive remediation of hexavalent chromium from synthetic wastewater by a natural and ZnCl2 activated Sterculiaguttata shell" Journal of Molecular Liquids (Elsevier- SCI Impact Factor 2016:  3.648) Vol 207, July 2015, pages 39-49.  DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2015.03.018.

27. Anu N , Rangabhashiyam S, Rahul Antony and  N. Selvaraju  ,  " Optimization of wind speed on dispersion of pollutants using coupled receptor and dispersion model " Sadhana (Springer , SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.465)   Vol 40, issue 5 (2015), Page 1657-1666.    DOI: 10.1007/s12046-015-0396-0.

26. Rangabhashiyam S, Nakkeeran E,Anu N and  N. Selvaraju , "Biosorption potentials of a novel Ficusauriculata leaves powder for the sequestration of hexavalent chromium from aqueous solutions" Research on Chemical Intermediates (Springer - SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.369) Vol 41, November 2015, issue 11, Page 8405-8424 DOI: 10.1007/s11164-014-1900-6.

25. Raju C Asha, M.A. Vishnuganth, Neelancherry Remya, N. Selvaraju and Mathava Kumar, "Livestock Wastewater Treatment in Batch And Continuous Photocatalytic Systems: Performance And Economic Analyses" Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, (Springer- SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.702)   Vol.226, Issue 5, May 2015, Article 132. DOI: 10.1007/s11270-015-2396-4.

24. E.Suganya ,RangabhashiyamS,LityAlen Varghese and N. Selvaraju, "Dynamic Adsorption Modeling Study Using a Modified Redilch-Peterson Isotherm Model" Journal of Scientific and industrial Research, (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557Vol.74, June 2015, 358-361. DOI:http://14.139.47.15/handle/123456789/31609.

23. Anu N, M.S.GiriNandagopal, Aneesh V and N. Selvaraju,  "Coupled Receptor-Dispersion Model Evaluation for the assessment of Area Source Emission Rate" Journal of Scientific and industrial Research, (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557) Vol.74, May 2015, 296-301. http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/31450.  

22.M.S.Giri Nandagopal ,Rahul Antony, NidhinSreekumar and N. Selvaraju ,"Experimental exploration on degradation of Orange G 16 an Azo Dye by novel Pseudoalteromonas sp. and its Enzyme Activity"   Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering  (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.865) Volume 40, Issue 4 (2015), Page 1005-1013  DOI: 10.1007/s13369-015-1581-5.

21. M.A. Vishnuganth, S Rangabhashiyam, Neelancherry Remya, Mathava Kumar and N. Selvaraju,  "Optimization of GAC supported TiO2 photocatalytic process for competent carbofuran removal from an aqueous system " Journal of Scientific and industrial Research, (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557Vol.74, April 2015, 225-231. DOI: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/31318

20. Anu N , Rangabhashiyam S, Rahul Antony and  N. Selvaraju  ,  " Evaluation of Optimization Methods for Solving Chemical Mass Balance Receptor Model " Journal of Serbian Chemical Society  (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.822) Vol. 80, No. 2, p. 253–264 (2015) DOI: 10.2298/JSC131124052A.

19. Rangabhashiyam S,  N. Selvaraju , "Evaluation of the biosorption potential of a novel Caryotaurens inflorescence waste biomass for the removal of hexavalent chromium from aqueous solutions" Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers (Elsevier -  SCI Impact Factor 2016:  4.217 ) Vol 47, February 2015, 59-70.  DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtice.2014.09.034.

  2014

18.  M.S.GiriNandagopal ,Rahul Antony, RangabhashiyamS, Nidhin Sreekumar and   N. Selvaraju   , "Overview of Microneedle System- A Third Generation Transdermal Drug Delivery Approach"   Microsystem Technologies  (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.195)    Vol 20 , issue 7- July 2014, 1249-1272. DOI: 10.1007/s00542-014-2233-5.

17. Rahul Antony, M.S.GiriNandagopal , Nidhin Sreekumar and N. Selvaraju, "Detection principles and development of Microfluidic Sensors in the last decade"    Microsystem Technologies  (Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.195Vol 20 , issue 6- June 2014, 1051-1061. DOI: 10.1007/s00542-014-2165-0.

16. Rahul Antony, M.S.Giri Nandagopal, Nidhin Sreekumar, Rangabhashiyam S,  N.Selvaraju, “ Liquid- liquid slug flow in a microchannel reactor and its mass transfer properties- A review” Bulletin of Chemical Reaction Engineering & Catalysis (Scopus indexed Journal)  9 (3), 2014, 207-223. DOI: 10.9767/bcrec.9.3.6977.207-223. 

15. Rahul Antony, M.S.GiriNandagopal , Rangabhashiyam S, and N. Selvaraju, " Probabilistic Neural Network prediction of liquid- liquid two phase flows in a circular microchannel" Journal of Scientific and industrial Research (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557) Vol.73, August 2014, 524-529. DOI: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/29196.

14. Rangabhashiyam S, E.Suganya , N. Selvaraju and LityAlen Varghese,  “Significance of exploiting non-living biomaterials for the biosorption of wastewater pollutants ” World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology(SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.658) . Vol30 , June 2014, 1669–1689. DOI: 10.1007/s11274-014-1599-y.

13. M.S.GiriNandagopal ,RahulAntony,Rangabhashiyam S, and  N. Selvaraju,  "Advance approach on environmental assessment and monitoring - A Review "  Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment . (SCI Impact Factor 2012: 0.636)   Vol.18 (7) July  (2014) , 78-90.   

12. Rangabhashiyam S, Anu N , M.S.GiriNandagopal and  N. Selvaraju,  "A Novel approach of the modified BET Isotherm towards continuous column study " Journal of Scientific and industrial Research, (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557) Vol.73, July 2014, 489-494. DOI: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/29008.

11. Rangabhashiyam S, Anu N and  N. Selvaraju,  “Equilibrium and kinetic modeling of chromium(VI) removal from aqueous solution by a novel biosorbent” Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment .(SCI Impact Factor 2012: 0.636) Vol.18 (4)  April  (2014) , 30-36.  

10. Rangabhashiyam S, Anu N , M.S.GiriNandagopal and  N. Selvaraju,  "Relevance of isotherm models in biosorption of pollutants by agricultural   byproducts " Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (Elsevier) Vol 2, issue 1,2014, 398-414. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2014.01.014. 

 2013

 9. N.Selvaraju, S.Pushpavanam, Anu N " A Holistic Approach Combining Factor Analysis, Positive Matrix factorization and Chemical Mass balance Applied to Receptor Modeling " Environmental Monitoring and Assessment(Springer, SCI Impact Factor 2016: 1.687) Vol 185 , December 2013, 10115-10129. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-013-3317-x.

8.Rangabhashiyam S, Anu N and  N. Selvaraju, " Sequestration of dye from textile industry wastewater using agricultural waste products as Adsorbents" Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering( Elsevier) Vol 1, issue 4, 2013,  629-641. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2013.07.014.

7.Rangabhashiyam S, Anu N and  N. Selvaraju, "Biosorption of heavy metals using low cost agricultural by-products” Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment . (SCI Impact Factor 2012: 0.636)   Vol.17 (11) November (2013) , 112-123.

6. Anu N , Rangabhashiyam S, and N. Selvaraju  ,  " A Holistic approach Combining Factor Analysis, Positive Matrix Factorization and UNMIX Applied to Receptor Modeling " Journal of Scientific and industrial Research (SCI Impact Factor 2016: 0.557). Vol.72, December 2013, 754-759. DOI:http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/24479. (Citation:-2).

5. Rangabhashiyam S, Anu N and N. Selvaraju, “The Significance of Fungal Laccase in Textile Dye Degradation - A review ”,  Research Journal of  Chemistry and  Environment. (SCI Impact Factor 2012: 0.636) Vol.17 (6) June (2013) , 88-95

 Before 2013

 4. Ashir A, SivasubramanianV,Haribabu K, N.Selvaraju, Mathematical Model using Statistical Design of Experiments for the Determination of Minimum Fluidization Velocity in Inverse Fluidized Bed Bioreactor with Non-Newtonian Fluids, Research Journal of  Chemistry and  Environment. (SCI Impact Factor 2012: 0.636)   Vol.15 (2) June (2011),1-6.

3. PrasannaVenkatesh, M.Bhaskar ,S.Sakthivel, N.Selvaraju, M.Velan, " Pilot Plant studies on accelerated Deactivation of commercial Hydrotreating Catalyst" Petroleum Science and Technology, (SCI Impact Factor 2016:  0.655) ( Taylor & Francis) 28(1),1-10, (2010).DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10916460903066478.

2.N.Selvaraju, S. Pushpavanam, " Refining Emission Inventory estimates using a Coupled Receptor and Dispersion Modeling approach" Atmospheric Environment, (SCI Impact Factor 2016:  3.629) 44(2010) 3935-3941.  DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.07.011.

1.N.Selvaraju, S.Pushpavanam, "Adsorption characteristics on sand and brick beds", Chemical Engineering Journal,(SCI Impact Factor 2016:  6.216) 147 (2009) 130-138 DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2008.06.040.

 

International Conferences

7. M.A.Vishnuganth, N.Selvaraju, Mathava Kumar " Continuos-mode Photocatalysis Reactor Operation for livestock Wastewater Treatment " Abstratct accepted in International Symposium on Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM - 2014)

6. Anu N, A. Vinod M, J. Ahammed A.P,  N. Selvaraju , and Suganya E  "Comparision of CMB and UNMIX Receptor Model in Source Apportionment of PM2.5 Data  " International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering, ICACE 2013,  April  05-06 ,2013 at NIT Raipur

5. Anu N , Arun K. T.M., Jaseel M.V., N. Selvaraju , Suganya E " Estimations of Source Contribution using PMF and UNMIX analysis of PM2.5 Data " International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering, ICACE 2013,  April  05-06 ,2013 at NIT Raipur

4. R.K. Sikarwar, N. Selvaraju, S.Choudhury, V. M. Tripathi , A.Ranjan "Optimization of  the properties of a Microbial fuel cell by Dynamic Modelling " International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering, ICACE 2013,  April  05-06 ,2013 at NIT Raipur

3.   S. Choudhury,  N. Selvaraju, R. K. Sikarwar, A. Ranjan, , "Dynamic Modeling and Simulation of Microfludic Fuel cell using COMSOL  Multiphysics " International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering, April  05-06 ,2013 at NIT Raipur

2.Ashir, V.Sivasubramanian , K.Haribabu, N.Selvaraju , "Mathematical Model using Statistical Design of Experiments for the Determination of Minimum Fluidization Velocity in Inverse Fluidized Bed Bioreactor with Non-Newtonian Fluids" ICCE2011, Malaysia,2011

1. Anu, N.Selvaraju, V.Sivasubramanian, "Estimation of wind velocities using coupled receptor and dispersion model approach". RACET 2010, International Conferences at cochin, 2011

National Conferences

8. Anu N. , N. Selvaraju "Source apportionment using receptor model: comparison of receptor model by optimization techniques using genetic algorithm and receptor model tool box" Indian Chemical  Engineering Congress, CHEMCON 2012,  Dec 28 – 30 ,2012

7. Amit Ranjan , S. Ramanathan , N. Selvaraju " Experimental determination of non-uniformity in microwave heating of food, by in situ temperature measurement" Indian Chemical  Engineering Congress, CHEMCON 2012,  Dec 28 – 30 ,2012

6. A.Seenivasan, N. Selvaraju ,'"Biohydrogen : An effective alternate to fossil fuel" , Recent Trends in Alternate Energy (RTAE-2011), NITC, Kozhikode

5. S.pushpavanam, N.Selvaraju, " Modeling approaches in Envoronmental Engineering", Biological Wastewater Treatment towards Green Environment ( BWTGE-2011), NITC, Kozhikode

4. K.Haribabu, N.Selvaraju, V.Sivasubramanian ‘Hysteresis Phenomena In An Inverse Fluidized Bed   Reactor’,  Indian Chemical  Engineering Congress, CHEMCON 2010,  Dec 28 – 30 ,2010

3. Ravi G., N.Selvaraju, Kubendran T.R. and Rajendran M. “Salt Effect on Enthalpy of Mixing of Methanol-Benzene at 303.15K” Indian Chemical  Engineering Congress, CHEMCON 2001, Dec. 19-22

2. Srinivasan, R., N.Selvaraju, Kubendran T.R., “Viscosity and Denstiy of Binary and Ternary Mixtures for Benzene, 1,4 Dioxane and 2-Propanol”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress, CHEMCON 2001, Dec.19-22

1. N.Selvaraju, Srinivasan R., Senthil Raja S., and Kubendran T.R., “Viscosity and Denstiy of Binary and Ternary Mixtures for Methanol, Toluene and 1,4 Dioxane”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress, CHEMCON 2002, 19-22, Dec.2002

 

      Conferences Organized

2. Coordinator of the 2 days National Conferences on '"Recent Trends in Alternate Energy "  RTAE 2011, June 9-10,2011  (Sponsored by MNRE,CSIR,DRDO & KSCSTE )

1.Coordinator of the 2 days National Conferences on '"Biological wastewater Treatment towards Green Environment '" BWTGE2011, January 28-29,2011 (Sponsored by DST,CSIR & DBT )

                         Faculty Development Programme Organized

5.Coordinator of the 6 days Programme on " Theory and Applications of Adsorption Processes" TAAP 2016, June 27-July 2,2016 (Sponsored by MHRD / KSCSTE & TEQIP II)

4. Coordinator of the 6 days Programme on " Novel Seperation Technologies" NST 2015, June 14-June 19,2015 (Sponsored by MHRD / AICTE & TEQIP II )

3. Coordinator of the 5 days Programme on " Recent Research Trends in Chemical and Environmental  Engineering" RRTCEE 2013,  May 27-May 31,2013 (Sponsored by MHRD / AICTE & TEQIP II )

2. Coordinator of the 5 days Programme on " Modeling and Simulation in Chemical and Environmental  Engineering" MSCEE 2012,  May 28-June 2,2012 (Sponsored by MHRD & AICTE)

1. Coordinator of the 6 days Programme on " Computer Applications in Chemical and Biological Engineering" CACBE 2011, June 13-18,2011 (Sponsored by MHRD & AICTE)

National Workshop Organized

2. Coordinator of the 2 days Programme on " Advanced Optmization Techniques in Chemical Process industries", April 18 - 19, 2015, (Sponsored by TEQIP II )

1. Coordinator of the 2 days Programme on " Advanced Mathematical Approaches in Chemical and Environmental Engineering Using Matlab and Simulink" , February 28 - March 1, 2015, (Sponsored by TEQIP II )

                                                             GIAN Course organized

Coordinator of the 5 days Programme on " Multidimensional Engineering Approaches for Resolving Complex Environmental Issues ", December 19-23,2016 (Sponsored by MHRD)

 

                                                          HONORS & AWARDS

  Received for Hiyoshi Think of Ecology Award 2016 (National Award) from Hiyoshi Corporation, Japan and Hiyoshi India Ecological Services Pvt. Ltd., India. The Award carries a grant Rs 25,000/,

memento and a citation.

 

  Received Kerala State Young Scientist Award 2014 by the Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) for the year 2014.     The  Award carries a grant Rs 50,000/- , a start up research grant (Rs 50 Lakhs) and travel support for a trip abroad to present the research work at a conference.

 

  Young Scientist award under FAST TRACK scheme project by DST( Department of Science and Technology ), New Delhi

 

  Total Cash Award of Rs 7,50,000 has been received for publishing  50 Articles in peer reviewed SCI Journals  (SCI JOURNAL).

 

  I am the Leading Faculty in Receiving the Highest Cash Award for article publications at NIT Calicut.

  Received National Doctoral fellowship (NDF) from AICTE since Jan 2006 to Jan 2009. NDF is the most prestigious and highly valued scholarships given by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to the top 50 research scholars in India.

                                                  Post Graduate Courses taught

     Environmental biotechnology @ IIT Guwahati

     Environmental biotechnology @ NIT Calicut

     Advanced Process Modelling and Simulation @ NIT Calicut

 

Under Graduate Courses taught

  Process Modelling and Simulation @ NIT Calicut

  Chemical Process Optimization @ NIT Calicut

  Mathematical Methods in Chemical Engineering @ NIT Calicut

  Computer Applications in Chemical Engineering @ NIT Calicut

Research Project

 

  Received Grant from Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment titled “Investigation Over the Experimental and Mathematical modeling of Aerosols in Kozhikode District” - 2015-2017.

  Received Kerala State Young Scientist Award 2014 by the Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) for the year 2014.     The Award carries a start up research grant (Rs 50 Lakhs).

   Received Grant from Kerala State Council for Science,Technology and Environment, Engineering and Technology Programme titled “ Investigation Over the Experimental and Mathematical modeling of Novel plant based Biosorbents for the sequestration of Hexavalent Chromium” 2014-2016(Completed)

  Received Department of Science and Technology, Fast Track Scheme(Engineering Science) for Young Scientist titled “ Experimental and Deterministic Model studies in regeneration of biosorbents in packed bed column”    (Completed)

  Received Faculty Research Grant ( FRG)  in the project topic on  "Reaction in two immiscible flows and Liquid–liquid extraction for efficient separation using Micro channel"  NIT Calicut , 2010 -2013 (Completed)

 

Ph.D students (Completed)

 

8.  Mr.Nidhin Sreekumar (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in December 2013 ( Co guide Dr. Ajit Haridas , Principal Scientist, National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science & Technology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Thiruvananthapuram). His research topic is " Investigation of lipid production from microalgae in Tubular PBR and Open Raceway Pond Reactor"(Thesis submitted on 22.06.2017) @ NIT Calicut 

7.  Mr.E.Nakkeeran (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in December 2013. His research topic is  "Experimental and mathematical modeling of novel plant based biosorbents for the sequestration of hexavalent chromium"  (Thesis submitted on 27.06.2017) @ NIT Calicut 

6.  Mr.V.Aneesh (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in July 2014 ( Co guide Dr. Ganesh Paramasivan, Scientist / Engineer , Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Thiruvananthapuram). His research topic is "Simultaneous design and control of ternary reactive distillation column with inert" (Thesis submitted on 28.06.2017) @ NIT Calicut 

5.  Dr.Giri Nandagopal (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined on 18.07.2013. His research topic is “Experimental and Numerical investigation on liquid-liquid two phase flow dynamics in microfluidic system" (Degree Awarded on 20.04.2017) @ NIT Calicut 

4.  Dr.Vishnuganth (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in July 2012 ( Co guide Dr. Mathava Kumar, Department of Civil engineering, IIT Madras). His research topic is  "Investigation of Granular Activated Carbon supported TiO2 composite for aqueous phase carbofuran removal in photocatalytic systems" (Degree Awarded on 29.06.2016) @ NIT Calicut 

3. Dr.Rahul Antony (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in December 2011 . His research topic is  Experimental and Numerical investigations over liquid-liquid mass transfer in microchannel devices " (Degree Awarded on 29.06.2016) @ NIT Calicut 

 

2. Dr.Rangabhashiyam (Ph.D Research scholar) joined in December 2012. His thesis title is "Sequestration of hexavalent chromium from simulated and electroplating effluent using novel lignocellulosic biosorbents  (Degree Awarded on 26.11.2015 )   @ NIT Calicut  

 

1. Dr.Anu (Ph.D Research Scholar) Joined  in July 2010 . His thesis title is " A Holistic Approach and Coupled Receptor- Dispersion model in Air Qulaity Data Analysis ".  (Degree Awarded on 22.05.2015) @ NIT Calicut 

 

                                  Ph.D students (Ongoing)

 

5.  Mr. Abhishek Ajmani (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in July 2014. His research topic is " Biosorption of Hexavalent Chromium Cr(VI) from aqueous solutions by novel biosorbents " @ IIT Guwahati

4.  Mr. Chandi Charan Patra (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in July 2017. His research topic is " Experimental and mathematical modeling of bioreactor" @ IIT Guwahati

3.  Mrs.N.Saranya (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in July 2015. Her research topic is "Experimental and mathematical modeling of microbial biosorbents for the removal of hexavalent chromium" @ NIT Calicut

2. Mrs.Keerthi.R  (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined in December 2015. Her research topic is" Investigation Over the Experimental and Mathematical modeling of Aerosols in Kozhikode District " @ NIT Calicut 

1. Mr.Eldho Abraham (Ph.D Research Scholar) joined on 22.07.2016. His research topic is " Experimental and Numerical investigation on liquid-liquid reactive extraction in microfluidic system" @ NIT Calicut                                               

 
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati 2013 Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering
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