Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy , Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (2007)
  • M.Ch.E., in Chemical Engineering, D.D.U., Gujarat (2002)
  • B. E. in Chemical Engineering, Amravati University, Amravati (1999)
Research Areas:

  • Bio-energy; Biolubricant
  • Heterogeneous Reactions
  • Utilisation of Lignocellulosic Biomass for Production of Fuel/Chemicals.
  • Application of Supercritical Fluids
  • Wastewater Treatment
Courses Taught:

  • Energy resources                                    (UG+PG)       (CL 626)
  • Fuel Engineering                                     (UG)              (CL 428)
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering-I              (UG)              (CL 303)
  • Catalysis                                                (UG)              (CL 429)
  • Engineering Drawing (Tut)                        (UG)              (ME 111)
  • Introduction to Transport Phenomena        (UG)              (CL 256M)
  • Seminar Course                                      (UG)              (CL399)
  • Seminar Course                                      (PG)              (CL512)
Professional Experience:

Associate Professor (April 2014 to till now)             I. I. T. Guwahati, Guwahati
Assistant Professor (February 2009 to April 2014)   I. I. T. Guwahati, Guwahati
Post-doctoral Research Fellow (2008-2009)           University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
Faculty (2007-2008)                                               B.I.T.S Pilani Goa Campus, Goa
Team Member, Environmental                              
Auditing Team  (2002-2003)                                   D.D.U., Gujarat
Membership of Professional Institutions/Societies:

  • LMIIChE - Life Member of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, India (Membership No. LAM 29405).
  • MISFE - Member of International Society of Food Engineering, (Membership No. 1104).
Reviewer of Journals:

  • Applied Energy (APEN)
  • Applied Petrochemical Research
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering (APJChE)
  • Bioresource Technology (BT)
  • Biotechnology Advances
  • BioResources
  • Catalysis Today
  • Chemical Engineering Journal (CEJ)
  • Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification (CEP)
  • CyTA - Journal of Food
  • Central European Journal of Engineering (CEJE)
  • Drying Technology (DT)
  • Energy & Fuels
  • Energy Conversion and Management
  • Environmental Engineering and Management Journal
  • Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, ACS
  • International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Industrial Crops and Products (INDCRO)
  • International Journal of Environment and Waste Management (IJEWM)
  • Institute of Engineers (India), IEI
  • Journal of Cleaner Production
  • Journal of Chemical Engineering and Material Science
  • Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research (JSIR)
  • Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture (JSFA)
  • Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy (JBMBE)
  • Journal of Cereals and Oil Seeds
  • Journal of Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews (RSER)
  • Thermochimica Acta (TCA)
 
Events Organized:

  • Course Coordinator for QIP Short Term Course on "Advances in Biofuel Research", Center for Energy and Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Guwahati. Nov 29- Dec 03, 2010.
  • Organizing Committee Member of the "1st National Conference of Research Scholars and Young Scientists in Chemical Engineering (CRSYS-2004)" held during 25th -27th Sep., 2004 at I.I.T, Kharagpur.
  • Workshop Convenor of the "One Day Workshop on Data Analysis and Modeling" held during 1st National Conference of Research Scholars and Young Scientists in Chemical Engineering (CRSYS-2004) on 28th September 2004, at I.I.T. Kharagpur, India.
Invited Talk:

  • V. V. Goud, Biorefinery Concept, AICTE Sponsored short term course on Advances in Biofuel Research, IIT Guwahati, 29th -3rd December, 2010
  • V. V. Goud, Practical challenges in pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass for biofuel production, AICTE Sponsored short term course on Advances in Biofuel Research, IIT Guwahati, 29th -3rd December, 2010
  • V. V. Goud, Synthesis of biodegradable lubricant base stock from epoxidised used cooking oil, RACE -2012, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, India, 4th February 2012.
  • V. V. Goud, Microalgae: a potential source of alternative fuels and value added chemicals, ASP-14, IIT Guwahati,