LIST OF PUBLICATIONS:
 
(i) Books & Monographs
 
  • Membrane Technologies and Applications (ISBN: 978-1-4398-0526-8), Edited by K. Mohanty and M.K. PurkaitCRC Press, Taylor & Francis, USA, 2012.
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M.N. Biswas, Development of a Multistage External Loop Airlift Reactor for Wastewater Treatment (ISBN: 978-3-639-29875-8), VDM Verlag, Germany, 2010.
 
(ii) Book Chapters
 
  • H. Sahu, K. Mohanty, Transesterification of Neem Oil Using Na Ion Doped Waste Fishbone, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Recent Advances in Bioenergy Research (Editors: S. Kumar, S.K. Khanal, Y.K. Yadav), Pg. 97-109, 2016, Springer.
  • S. Mishra, K. Mohanty, Growth Characteristics of Different Algal Species, Algal Biorefinery: an Integrated Approach (Editor: D. Das), Pg. 59-72, 2015, Springer.
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Thermal and catalytic cracking of non-edible oil seeds to liquid fuel, in Recent Advances in Bioenergy Research, Vol. III (Editors: S. Kumar, A.K.  Sarma, S.K. Tyagi, Y.K. Yadav), SSS-NIRE Publications, 2014, 49-56.
  • A. Difusa, K. Mohanty, V.V. Goud, Advancement and challenges in harvesting techniques for recovery of microalgae biomass, in Environmental Sustainability-Role of Green Technologies (Editors: P. Thangave), Springer, 2014. (Accepted).
  • S. Jana, M. K. Purkait, K. Mohanty, Preparation and Applications of Zeolite Membranes: A Review, in Membrane Technologies and Applications (Editors: K. Mohanty and M.K. Purkait), CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, USA, 2012, 57-76.
  • S. Sharma, K. Mohanty, Membranes for Fuel Cell Application: Hybrid Organic and Inorganic Membranes, in Membrane Technologies and Applications (Editors: K. Mohanty and M.K. Purkait), CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, USA, 2012, 461-483.
  • K. Mohanty and D. Das, Kinetics of Biohydrogen Production by Dark Fermentation Processes, in State of the Art and Progress in Production of Biohydrogen (Editors: Nuri Azbar and David Levin), Bentham Science Publishers, 2011, 127-136.
  • K. Mohanty and R. Ghosh, Gas-sparged Ultrafiltration: Recent Trends, Applications and Future Challenges, in Membrane and Desalination Technologies, Vol. 13: Handbook of Environmental Engineering, (Editors:  L. K. Wang, J. P. Chen, Y. Hung and N. K. Shammas), Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, USA, 2008, 669-697.
 
(iii) In Refereed Journals
 
2016
 
  • K. Samal, K. Mohanty, C. Das, Treatment of Pb Ion Contaminated Wastewater Using Hazardous Parthenium (P. Hysterophorus L.) Weed, Water Science and Technology (Accepted).
  • G. Ganeshan, K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Thermo-chemical conversion of mango seed kernel and shell to value added products, Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 121, 2016, 403–408.
  • S. Bhoi, K. Mohanty, T. Banerjee, Quantum Chemical Insights and Continuum Solvation Predictions on the Dissolution of Bituminous and Anthracite Coal in Ionic Liquid, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2016 (Accepted). 
  • S. Bhoi, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Beneficiation of Indian coals using Ionic Liquids, Fuel Processing Technology, 2016 (Accepted).
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Stability Analysis of Mahua Seed and Waste Polystyrene Co-pyrolytic Oil,  International Journal of Renewable Energy and Its Commercialization, 2, 2016, 1-7.
  • M. Koul, K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Effect of Catalytic Vapour Cracking on Fuel Properties and Composition of Castor Seed Pyrolytic Oil, Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, DOI: 10.1016/j.jaap.2016.04.014. 
  • K. Samal, C. Das, K. Mohanty, Development of Hybrid Membrane Process for Pb bearing Wastewater Treatment, Journal of Water Process Engineering, 10, 2016, 30-38. 
  • H. Sahu, K. Mohanty, Pseudo-first order reaction kinetics and thermodynamic properties study of neem oil esterification using MgO grafted natural hydroxyapatite, RSC Advances, 6, 2016, 8892 – 890. 
  • A. Difusa, K. Mohanty, V.V. Goud, The chemometrics approach applied to FTIR spectral data for the analysis of lipid content in microalgae cultivated in different nitrogen sources, Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 2016, 1-7. 
  • S. Bhoi, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Insights of the Combustion and Pyrolysis behavior of Three Coals using Reactive Molecular Dynamic Simulation, RSC Advances, 6, 2016, 2559 - 2570.  
 
2015
 
  • S. Basu, A. Sarma Roy, A. K. Ghoshal, K. Mohanty, Operational strategies for maximizing CO2 utilization efficiency by the novel microalga Scenedesmus obliquus SA1 cultivated in lab scale photobioreactor, Algal Research, 12, 2015, 249-257.
  • S. R. Pilli, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Ionic Liquids as Green Solvents for the Treatment of Endocrine Disrupting Compounds Using Liquid Membranes, South Asian Journal of Experimental Biology, 5, 2015, 258-270. 
  • M. Dash, V. V. Dasu, K. Mohanty, Physico-chemical characterization of Miscanthus, Castor and Jatropha towards Biofuel production, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 7, 2015, 043124-1-13.
  • H. Sahu, K. Mohanty, Al grafted natural hydroxyapatite for Neem oil Transesterification: Kinetic study at optimal point, Chemical Engineering Journal, 280, 2015, 564-574.
  • A. Difusa, K. Mohanty, V.V. Goud, Effect of light intensity and pH condition on the growth, biomass and lipid content of microalgae Scenedesmus species, Biofuels, 6, 2015, 37-44.
  • S. R. Pilli, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, HOMO-LUMO Energy Interactions between Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals and Ionic Liquids using Density Functional Theory: Evaluation and Comparison, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 207, 2015, 112-124.
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Co-pyrolysis of Karanja and Niger seeds with waste polystyrene to produce liquid fuel, Fuel, 153, 2015, 492-498.
 
2014
 
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Effect of Co-pyrolysis of Mahua Seed and Waste Polystyrene on Quality of Liquid Fuel, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 6, 2014, 053142-1-13. 
  • M. Koul, K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Thermo-chemical conversion of Kusum seed: A possible route to produce alternate fuel and chemicals, Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 110, 2014, 291-296.
  • S. R. Pilli, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Liquid-liquid equilibrium (LLE) data for ternary mixtures of [C4DMIM]-[PF6]+[PCP]+[water] and [C4DMIM][PF6]+[PA]+[water] at T = 298.15 K and p = 1 atm, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 381, 2014, 12-19.
  • S. Bhoi, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Molecular dynamic simulation of spontaneous combustion and pyrolysis of brown coal using ReaxFF, Fuel, 136, 2014, 326-333.
  • S. R. Pilli, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, 1-Butyl-2,3-dimethylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate as a Green Solvent for the Extraction of Endosulfan from Aqueous Solution Using Supported Liquid Membrane, Chemical Engineering Journal, 257, 2014, 56-65. 
  • S. Basu, A. Sarma Roy, K. Mohanty, A. K. Ghoshal, CO2 biofixation and carbonic anhydrase activity in Scenedesmus obliquus SA1 cultivated in large scale open system, Bioresource Technology, 164, 2014, 323-330
  • S. Bhoi, D. Dey, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Solid-Liquid Equilibria Predictions for the Dissolution of Brown Coal in Ionic Liquids using a Continuum Solvation Model, Fuel Processing Technology, 126, 2014, 112-121.
  • S. R. Pilli, T. Banerjee,  K. Mohanty, Performance of different ionic liquids to remove phenol from aqueous solutions using supported liquid membrane, Desalination and Water Treatment, 2014, 1-11.
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Production and characterization of pyrolytic oil by catalytic pyrolysis of Niger seed, Fuel, 126, 2014, 109-115.
  • S. Murugavelh, K. Mohanty, Mechanism of Cr(VI) bioaccumulation by Phanerochaete Chrysosporium, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 13, 2014, 281-287.
  • S. R. Pilli, K. Mohanty, T. Banerjee, Extraction of phthalic acid from aqueous solution by using ionic liquids: A quantum chemical approach, International Journal of Thermodynamics, 17, 2014, 42-51.
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Kinetic study and thermal analysis of the pyrolysis of non-edible oilseed powders by thermogravimetric and differential scanning calorimetric analysis, Renewable Energy, 63, 2014, 337-344. 
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Comparison of yield and fuel properties of thermal and catalytic Mahua seed pyrolytic oil, Fuel, 117, 2014, 372-380.
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Thermal and catalytic pyrolysis of Karanja seed to produce liquid fuel, Fuel, 115, 2014, 434-442
 
2013
 
  • M. Dash, V. V. Dasu, K. Mohanty, Non-isothermal kinetic study of three lignocellulosic biomass using model-free methods, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 5, 2013, 063101-9.
  • C.V. Manohar, D. Rabari, A.A.P. Kumar, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Liquid-liquid equilibria studies on ammonium and phosphonium based ionic liquid-aromatic-aliphatic component at T=298.15 K and p=1 bar: Correlations and a-priori predictions, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 360, 2013, 392-400.
  • S. Sasmal, V.V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Dilute sulfuric acid pretreatment of Bon bogori (Ziziphus rugosus): proselyte to amorphous biomass for biofuel production, Journal of Bioprocess Engineering and Biorefinery, 2, 2013, 225-229.
  • S. Murugavelh, K. Mohanty, Isolation, identification and characterization of Cr(VI) reducing Bacillus cereus from chromium contaminated soil, Chemical Engineering Journal, 230, 2013, 1-9.
  • S. Basu, A. Sarma Roy, K. Mohanty, A. K. Ghoshal, Enhanced COsequestration by a novel microalga: Scenedesmus obliquus SA1 isolated from bio-diversity hotspot region of Assam, India. Bioresource Technology, 143, 2013, 369-377.
  • S. Sasmal, V.V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Delignification Kinetics of lime pretreatment- An ineluctable tread for augmenting enzymatic hydrolysis, Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy, 7, 2013, 660-664.
  • K. P. Shadangi, K. Mohanty, Characterization of nonconventional oil containing seeds towards the production of biofuel, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 5, 2013, 033111-13.
  • S. R. Pilli, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Ionic liquids as green solvents for the extraction of endosulfan from aqueous solution: A quantum chemical approach, Chemical Products and Process Modeling, 8, 2013, 1-14.
  • S. Murugavelh, K. Mohanty, Bioreduction of Cr(VI) using live and immobilized Phanerochaete chrysosporium, Desalination and Water Treatment, 51, 2013, 3482-3488.
  • S. Sasmal, V.V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Determination of salutary parameters to facilitate bio-energy production from three uncommon biomasses using thermogravimetric analysis, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 111, 2013,1649-1655.
  • C. V. Manohar, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Co-Solvent effects for aromatic extraction with ionic liquids, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 180, 2013, 145-153.
  • A. Panigrahi, S. R. Pilli, K. Mohanty, Selective separation of Bisphenol A from aqueous solution using supported ionic liquid membrane, Separation and Purification Technology, 107, 2013, 70-78.
  • S. Murugavelh, K. Mohanty, Bioreduction of chromate by immobilized cells of Halomonas sp., International Journal of Energy and Environment, 4, 2013, 349-356.
 
2012
 
  • S. R. Pilli, V.V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Biosorption of Cr(VI) on immobilized Hydrilla verticillata in a continuous up-flow packed bed: prediction of kinetic parameters and breakthrough curves, Desalination and Water Treatment, 50, 2012, 115-124.
  • S. R. Pilli, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Extraction of Pentachlorophenol and Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane from Aqueous Solutions using Ionic Liquids, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 18, 2012, 1983-1996.
  • S. Murugavelh,  K. Mohanty, Bioreduction of hexavalent chromium by free cells and cell free extracts of Halomonas sp., Chemical Engineering Journal, 203, 2012, 415-422.
  • S. Sasmal, V.V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Ultrasound assisted lime pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass towards bioethanol production, Energy and Fuels, 26, 2012, 3777-3784.
  • S. Murugavelh, K. Mohanty, Bioreduction of Hexavalent Chromium by Live and Active Phanerochaete chrysosporium: Kinetics and Modeling, CLEAN: Soil, Air, Water, 40, 2012, 746-751.
  • S. Sasmal, V.V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Characterization of biomasses available in the region of North-East India for production of biofuels, Biomass and Bioenergy, 45, 2012, 212-220.
  • H. Kumar, K. Mohanty, Kinetic modeling of phenol biodegradation by mixed microbial culture in static batch mode, Asian Journal of Water, Environment and Pollution, 9, 2012, 19-24.
  • B. Pradhan, S. Murugavelh, K. Mohanty, Phenol Biodegradation by Indigenous Mixed Microbial Consortium: Kinetics of Growth and Inhibition, Environmental Engineering Science, 29, 2012, 86-92.
  • S. Jana, M. K. Purkait, K. Mohanty, Polymer enhanced ultrafiltration of mercury using chitosan impregnated ceramic membrane, Desalination and Water Treatment, 37, 2012, 321-330.
 
2011
 
  • P. Mittal, S. Jana, K. Mohanty, Synthesis of Low-Cost Hydrophilic Ceramic-Polymeric Composite Membrane for Treatment of Oily Wastewater, Desalination, 282, 2011, 54-62.
  • S. Sasmal, V.V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Optimization of the acid catalyzed pretreatment of areca nut husk fiber using the Taguchi design method, Biosystems Engineering, 110, 2011, 465-472.
  • L. Kumar, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Prediction of selective extraction of Cresols from aqueous solutions by ionic liquids using theoretical approach, Separation Science and Technology, 43, 2011, 2075-2087.
  • V. Venugopal, K. Mohanty, Biosorptive uptake of Cr(VI) from aqueous solutions by Parthenium hysterophorous weed: Equilibrium, kinetics and thermodynamic studies, Chemical Engineering Journal, 174, 2011, 151-158.
  • S. Jana, M. K. Purkait, K. Mohanty, Clay supported polyvinyl acetate coated composite membrane by modified dip coating method: Application for the purification of lysozyme from chicken egg white, Journal of Membrane Science, 382, 2011, 243-251.
  • S. Kondapalli, K. Mohanty, Influence of Temperature on Equilibrium, Kinetic and Thermodynamic Parameters of Biosorption of Cr(VI) onto Fish Scales as Suitable Biosorbent, Journal of Water Resource and Protection, 3, 2011, 429-439.
  • S. Jana, A, Saikia, M. K. Purkait, K. Mohanty Chitosan based ceramic ultrafiltration membrane: Preparation, characterization and application to remove Hg(II) and As(III) using polymer enhanced ultrafiltration, Chemical Engineering Journal, 170, 2011, 209-219.
  • S. Jana, M. K. Purkait, K. Mohanty, Preparation and Characterizations of Ceramic Microfiltration Membrane: Effect of Inorganic Precursors on Membrane Morphology, Separation Science and Technology, 46, 2011, 33-45.
 
2010
 
  • S. R. Pilli, V. V. Goud, K. Mohanty, Biosorption of Cr(VI) from Aqueous Solutions onto Hydrilla Verticillata Weed: Equilibrium, Kinetics and Thermodynamic Studies, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 9, 2010, 1715-1726.
  • S. Jana, M. K. Purkait, K. Mohanty, Removal of Crystal Violet by Advanced Oxidation and Microfiltration, Applied Clay Science, 50, 2010, 337-341.
  • L. Wang, T. Khan, K. Mohanty, R. Ghosh, Cascade ultrafiltration bioreactor-separator system for continuous production of F(ab)2 fragment from immunoglobulin G, Journal of Membrane Science, 351, 2010, 96-103.
  • S. Mohanty, T. Banerjee, K. Mohanty, Quantum chemical based screening of ionic liquids for the extraction of phenol from aqueous solution, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 49, 2010, 2916-2925. (Manuscript appeared in the ACS Virtual Special Issue on Ionic Liquids (http://pubs.acs.org/page/vi/2011/ionicliquids.html))
  • S. Jana, M. K. Purkait, K. Mohanty, Preparation and characterization of low cost ceramic microfiltration membrane for the removal of chromate from aqueous solution, Applied Clay Science, 47, 2010, 317-324.
  • K. S. Kumar, K. Mohanty, B. C. Meikap, Treatment of phenolic wastewater in a multistage bubble column adsorber using activated carbon prepared from Tamarindus indica wood, Journal of Environmental Protection and Science, 4, 2010, 1-7.
  • S. Kumar, B. Rajmohan, K. Mohanty and B. C. Meikap, Characterization of Activated Carbon Prepared from Tamarind Wood for Wastewater Treatment, International Journal of Environmental Engineering, 2 (1/2/3), 2010, 290-302.
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M. N. Biswas, Abatement of Cr(VI) rich Wastewater in a Novel Multi-Stage External Loop Airlift Reactor using Acidified Activated Carbon, International Journal of Environmental Engineering, 2 (1/2/3), 2010, 239-248.
 
2009
 
  • M. K. Mayani, K. Mohanty, C.D.M. Filipe, R. Ghosh, Purification of plasma proteins using countercurrent cascade ultrafiltration, Separation and Purification Technology, 70, 2009, 231-241.
  • S. Kondapalli and K. Mohanty, Biosorption of hexavalent chromium from aqueous solutions by Catla catla scales: Equilibrium and kinetics studies, Chemical Engineering Journal, 155, 2009, 666-673.
 
  2008
 
  • S. Sarkar, K. Mohanty, B. C. Meikap, Hydrodynamic modeling of a novel multi-stage gas-liquid external loop airlift reactor. Chemical Engineering Journal, 145, 2008, 69-77.
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M. N. Biswas, Utilization of Arachis hypogaea hull, an agricultural waste for the production of activated carbons to remove phenol from aqueous solutions, Journal of Environmental Science & Health: Part B., 43, 2008, 452-463.
  • K. Mohanty and R. Ghosh, Novel tangential-flow countercurrent cascade ultrafiltration configuration for continuous purification of humanized monoclonal Antibody, Journal of Membrane Science, 307, 2008, 117-125.
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M. N. Biswas, Treatment of phenolic wastewater in a novel multi-stage external loop airlift reactor using activated carbon, Separation and Purification Technology, 58, 2008, 311-319.
 
2007
 
  • S. K. Roy, K. Mohanty, S. H. Dey, B. C. Meikap and M. N. Biswas, Extraction and Physico-Chemical Characterization of Gel From Aloe vera Leaves, Journal of Medicinal & Aromatic Plant Sciences, 29, 2007, 1-5.
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M. N. Biswas, Mass Transfer Characteristics of a Novel Multi-Stage External Loop Airlift Reactor, Chemical Engineering Journal, 133, 2007, 257-264.
 
2006
 
  • V. V. Goud, K. Mohanty, M. N. Biswas, Studies on Removal of Phenol from Wastewater Using Commercial and Tamarind Nutshell Activated Carbon: A Comparative Study, Process and Plant Engineering, 24, 2006, 58-63.
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M. N. Biswas, Preparation and Characterization of Activated Carbons from Sterculia alata Nutshell by Chemical Activation with Zinc Chloride to Remove Phenol from Wastewater, Adsorption, 12, 2006, 119-132.
  • K. Mohanty, J. T. Naidu, B. C. Meikap, M. N. BiswasRemoval of Crystal Violet from Wastewater by Activated Carbons Prepared from Rice Husk, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 45, 2006, 5165-5171.
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M. N. Biswas, Hydrodynamics of a Novel Multi-Stage External Loop Airlift Reactor, Chemical Engineering Science, 61, 2006, 4617-4624.
  • K. Mohanty, M. Jha, B. C. Meikap and M. N. Biswas, Biosorption of Cr(VI) from Aqueous Solutions by Eichhornia CrassipesChemical Engineering Journal, 117, 2006, 71-77.
 
2005
 
  • K. Mohanty, D. Das, M. N. Biswas, Adsorption of Phenol from Aqueous Solutions Using Activated Carbons Prepared from Tectona grandis sawdust by ZnCl2 Activation, Chemical Engineering Journal, 115, 2005, 121-131.
  • V. V. Goud, K. Mohanty, M. S. Rao, N. S. Jayakumar, Prediction of Mass Transfer Coefficient in a Packed Bed Using Tamarind Nut Shell Activated Carbon to Remove Phenol, Chemical Engineering Technology, 28, 9, 2005, 991-997.
  • V. V. Goud, K. Mohanty, M. S. Rao, N. S. Jayakumar, Phenol Removal from Aqueous Solutions Using Tamarind Nut Shell Activated Carbon: Batch and Column Study, Chemical Engineering Technology, 28, 7, 2005, 814-821.
  • K. Mohanty, M. Jha, B. C. Meikap and M. N. Biswas, Preparation and Characterization of Activated Carbons from Terminalia Arjuna Nut with Zinc Chloride Activation for the Removal of Phenol from Wastewater, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 44, 11, 2005, 4128-4138.