• Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
Welcome to Department of Chemical Engineering

2017

  • Ranjita Swain and R. Bhima Rao, “Application of response surface methodology on leaching of iron from partially laterised khondalite rocks - a bauxite mining waste”, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series D, Accepted, 2017.
  •  Gautam Ganeshan, Krushna Prasad Shadangi, KaustubhaMohanty, Degradation Kinetic study of pyrolysis and co-pyrolysis of biomass with Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) using Coats-Redfern method, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, Accepted, 2017.
  • S. Banerjee, A. K. Jana, Internally Heat Integrated Batch Distillation: Vapor Recompression and Nonlinear Control, Separation and Purification Technology [Elsevier]. (Accepted), 2017

2016

  • Sunita Routray, Ranjita Swain and R. Bhima Rao, “Optimization of Mineral Separator for Recovery of Total Heavy Minerals of Bay of Bengal Using Central Composite Design”, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series D, Springer DOI: 10.1007/s40033-015-0101-9, 2016, Vol. 97, No. 1, pp. 1-9.
  • V. K. Singh, D. Ghosal, S. Swain, Application of Mo-ZSM-5 for Waste Water Treatment- CHEMCON 2016.
  • V. K. Singh, D. Ghosal, Study of adsorptive removal of Safranine dye using blackberry seeds Biosorbent- CHEMCON 2016.
  • Ranjita Swain, Rudra Narayan Mohapatro,SunitaRoutray and Ranjan R Pradhan, “Design with simulation on the separation of ethanol from water and ethanol azeotropic mixture using Chemcad software” Advanced Science Letters, accepted ISSN: 1936-6612 (Print): EISSN: 1936-7317, 2016, 22, 551-554. 
  • G. Ganeshan, D. Panda, Effect of Oil Viscosity on Rheology of Coal-Oil Mixtures, International Journal of Coal Preparation and Utilization, published online, 24thfeb 2016.
  • Gautam Ganeshan, Krushna Prasad Shadangi, KaustubhaMohanty, Thermo-chemical conversion of mango seed kernel and shell to value added products,121 (2016) 403–408.
  • S. Banerjee, A. K. Jana, Dynamic vapor recompression in a reactive batch rectifier: analysis and nonlinear control. Energy 115 (2016) 60-66 [Elsevier]
  • V.K Singh, D. Panda, Slurry transportation of red mud at high concentration: A case study. International Journalof prevention and control of Industrial pollution, Vol. 02, Issue-1, Pg-17-22, 2016.
  • Ranjita Swain, Sunita Routray, R. N. Mohapatro and D. Mukhopadhyay, “Studies On The Preservation Of Potato flour” ,CHEMCON-2016, Indian Institute Of Chemical Engineers, Chennai Regional Centre,Chemical Engineering Towards Sustainable Development, December 27 – 30th, 2016 , Chennai.
  • Debarpita Ghosal, Vivek Singh, Shravanee Swain and Vipul Kumar-Application of Mo-ZSM-5 in waste water treatment, CHEMCON- 2016, Anna University, Chennai, India, 27-30th December-2016.
  • Vivek Singh and Debarpita Ghosal, Adsorptive removal of Safranine dye using biosorbent, CHEMCON- 2016, Anna University,Chennai, India, 27-30th December-2016.
  • Ranjita Swain, Rudra Narayan Mohapatro and Sunita Routray “Computer Aided Design in Engineering Technical Annual Session”, IEI in 14th February 2016, organized by Chemical Engineering Division, IEI, Odisha State Center, p. 65.

2015

  • Ranjita Swain, Rudra Narayan Mohapatro and R Bhima Rao, “Application of ANOVA on fly ash leaching kinetics for value addition” Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series D, Metallurgical & Materials and Mining Engineering, ISSN 2250- 2122, DOI 10.1007/s40033 015-0081-9, 2015, Vol. 97, No. 1, pp. 1-9.
  • R. N. Mohapatro and Ranjita Swain, “Simulation and Optimisation of Azeotropic distillation for ethanol separation using Chemcad software”, National Seminar on Technology Advancement in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing , Bhubaneswar in 12th-13th September 2015, organized by Chemical Engineering Division, IEI, Odisha State Center, p. 117.
  • Debarpita Ghosal,  Jayanta Kumar Basu and Sonali Sengupta, Characterization of Alumina and H-ZSM-5 zeolite and comparison of their performance by toluene methylation reaction with ceramic foam as catalyst support, Current Catalysis, vol-4, Issue-2, 111-124. 2015.
  • Debarpita Ghosal,  Jayanta Kumar Basu and Sonali Sengupta,Application of La-ZSM-5 coated silicon carbide foam catalyst for toluene methylation with methanol,Bulletin of Chemical Reaction Engineering, vol-10, Isuue-2, 201-209, 2015.
    Dasgupta, J., Mondal, D., Chakraborty, S., Sikder, J., Curcio, S. and Arafat. H.A. (2015) Nanofiltration based water reclamation from tannery effluent following coagulation pretreatment. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (121):22–30
  • Mondal, D., Ray D. P., Ammayappan, L., Ghosh, R. K. and Debnath, S. (2015) Coupling Agents for Natural Fibre and Polymer Reinforced Biocomposites. Indian Journal of Natural Fibres 2(1): 97-105.
  • Mondal, D., Ray D. P., Ammayappan, L., Ghosh, R. K. and Chakraborty, D. (2015) Pre-Treatment Processes of Jute Fibre for Preparation of Biocomposites. International Journal of Bioresource Science. 2(1):1-10.
  • Banerjee, P., Ray D. P., Satya, P., Debnath, S., Mondal, D., Saha, S.C. and Biswas, P.K. (2015) Evaluation of Ramie Fibre Quality: A Review. International Journal of Bioresource Science. 2(1):40-44.

2014

  • Ladu Kishor Bisoyi, Ranjita Swain and R Bhima Rao, “Response Surface Methodology to Assess an Ecofriendly Approach for Utilization of Berhampur City Municipal Solid Waste” IJEIT Volume 3, Issue 2, August 2013, pp. 470-478.
  • R. N. Mohapatro, Ranjita Swain, Ranjan R Pradhan,  “A Synergetic Effect of Vegetative Waste and Cow Dung on Bio Gas Production” International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, 2014 4(11), pp. 184-190.
  • Debarpita Ghosal and Ranjan R. Pradhan, “Effect of the variation of reaction parameters and kinetic study for preparation of biodiesel from Karanza oil”International journal of emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering,2014,Vol-4, Issue-10,310-314.
  • S. Banerjee, A. K. Jana, High gain observer based extended generic model control with application to a reactive distillation column, J. Process Control 24 (2014) 235-248 [Elsevier].
  • L. Ammayappan, S. Debnath, D.P Ray, R.K.Ghosh, S. Dasgupta, S. Chakraborty, S. Islam, I.Musthafa, D.Mondal, and P.K. Ganguly (2014) “Chemical Modification of jute fabric with sodium hydroxide and its effect on reinforcement of unsaturated polyester resin” at Indo-Czech International Conference on “Advancement in Specialty Textiles and their Applications in material Engineering and Medical Sciences” held at Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, 29-30 April 2014. (ISBN No.978-81-923752-5-0) :67-71
  • Ray D P, Ammayappan, L., debnath, S., Mondal, D., Dasgupta, S., Chakraborty, S., Islam, S. and Ganguly, P.K. (2014) Synthesis of coupling agents for jute based bio-composites, Jute & Allied Fibres Issues & Strategies, Eds: Nag D, Ray D P, Ganguly P K, Kundu D K, Ammayappan L, Roy A N, Satpathy S, Satya P, Mitra S, Banik S, Bose G and Nayak L K, The Indian Natural Fibre Society, Kolkata (ISBN No. 978-93-81274-41-5):403-408
  • Rudra Narayan Mohapatro, Ranjita Swain and Sunita Routray, Design of a suitable set up for optimizing the separation efficiency of ethanol using CHEMCAD, International conference on Mineral Processing technology-MPT 2014/2015, p. 275.
  • Ranjita Swain, Sunita Routray, Rudra Narayana Mohapatro, Characterisation of the activated carbon prepared from coconut shell for starch hydrolysis, International conference on minweral processing technology-MPT 2014/2015, p. 53.
  • Sunita Routray, Ranjita Swain and R Bhima Rao, Odisha coastal zircon recovery, characterization and value addition, International conference on mineral processing technology-MPT 2014/2015, p. 261.
  • Bandita Dash, Siddhanta Das, Ranjan R. Pradhan, “Potential role of rural industries in bio-refinery value chain” 2014, Future of Rural Chemical Industries in India, At Mahatma Gandhi Institute for Rural Industrialization, Wardha, India.
  • K. Jagajjanani Rao, Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “Naphthalene degradation in the presence of natural-synthetic surfactants mixture by mixed culture” J. Environ. Chem. Engg. 2014, 2, 826-831.
  • Lalatendu Nayak, Ranjan R. Pradhan, D. Khastgir, T. K. Chaki, “Thermally stable electromagnetic interference shielding material from polysulfone nanocomposites: Comparison on carbon nanotube and nanofiber reinforcement”. Polym Compos. 2014, doi: 10.1002/pc.22973.
  • Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “The wettability of PTFE and glass surfaces by nanofluids” J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2014, 434, 141-151.
  •  Mukhopadhyay, D., Sarkar, J.P., Dutta, S. 2014. Macroscopic temporal studies on the effect of waste plastic materials on anaerobic digestion of raw vegetable market wastes: experiment and modelling. Int. J. Environment and Waste Management, 13(4), 429-440.
  • Singh A., Mukhopadhyay, D., Sarkar, J.P., Dutta, S. 2014. Studies on effect of plastic on biodegradation of vegetable solid market waste through detailed analysis of leachate. J Solid Waste Technology and Management, 40 (3), 266-284.
  • Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “Effect of electrolytes on wettability of glass surface using anionic and cationic surfactant solutions” J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2014, 413, 24-32.
  • Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “Visible light induced photocatalytic activity of sulfur doped hollow TiO2 nanoparticles, synthesized via a novel route” Dalton Trans. 2014, 43, 5526-5534.
  • Ranjita Swain and R.Bhima Rao, An Approach for Energy Conservation on Partially Laterised Khondalite Rocks using Thermal Shock Treatment, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET), ISSN 0976 – 6340(Print),ISSN 0976 – 6359(Online), Volume 5, Issue 5, May (2014), pp.83-90.
  • Santanu Paria, Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Naveen Noah Jason. “Influence of different salts on self-assembly of colloidal sulfur particles on glass surface from evaporating sessile drops”.Accepted in New J. Chemistry, doi: 10.1039/C4NJ01267D.
  • Ranjita Swain, R N Mohapatro and Sunita Routray, Judicial compositions of stone waste and fly ash for economic housings, 56th Annual Technical Session in IEI, Odisha State Center, 2014, p. 60.
  • R. R. Pradhan, S Rout, S Rout, B Dash, S Rout, Evaluation of post harvest quality for aflatoxin and microbial loads on the leaves of stivia rebaudiana bertoni cultivated in Odisha, International Journal of Innovation and Applied Studies, 9(2), 835-840.

2013

  • Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “Optical properties of double-shell hollow ZnS−Ag2S nanoparticles” J. Phys. Chem. C. 2013, 117, 23385-23390.
  • Ladu Kishor Bisoyi, Ranjita Swain and R Bhima Rao “Response Surface Methodology to Assess an Ecofriendly Approach for Utilization of Berhampur City Municipal Solid Waste” Int. J. Eng. Innovative Technol. (IJEIT) 2013, 3, 470-478.
  • Ladu Kishor Bisoyi, Ranjita Swain, R Bhima Rao “Computer Applications to Assess City Municipal Solid Waste for Better Utilization: A Case Study on Internationally Recognized Pilgrimage City, Puri, Odisha, India” Int. J. Eng. Res. Technol. (IJERT), 2013, 2, 2091-2105.
  • Ranjita Swain, Sunita Routray, R Bhima Rao “Grindability characterization study on Partially Laterised Khondalite Rocks- a bauxite mining waste” National Conference on development in Mechanical Engineering – an Impact on Ecology and Environment, Organized by REC, Bhubaneswar, AICTE, New Delhi, OES, Bhubaneswar, ISCA, Bhubaneswar and ISTE Chapter, 2013 p. 56-61.
  • Sunita Routray, Ranjita Swain “Response of beach sands to mineral separator” National Conference on development in Mechanical Engineering – an Impact on Ecology and Enviornment, Organised by REC, Bhubanewar, AICTE, New Dwlhi, OES, Bhubaneswar, ISCA, Bhubaneswar and ISTE Chapter, 2013 p. 68-74.
  • Dibakar Panda, Surendra Patra “Flow behaviour of fly ash- bottom ash mixtures at high concentration” Int. Seminar on Powder Bulk Solid, India July, 2013 at Mumbai.
  • Sonali Sengupta, Debarpita Ghosal, Jayanta K. Basu, “Oxidation of Catechol using Titanium Silicate (TS-1) catalyst modeling and optimization”, Bulletin Chemical Reaction Engg. Catal. 2013, 8, 167-172.
  • Abhinesh Kumar Prajapati, Rumi Choudhary, Kumar Verma, P.K.Chaudhari, Amit Dubey “Decolorization and removal of chemical oxygen demand (COD) of rice grain based distillery biodigester distillery effluent (BDE) using inorganic coagulants” Desalination and Water Treatment. 2013, 1-11.
  • Rumi Choudhary, O. P. Sahu “Treatment of sugar waste water by electro coagulation” J. Atmospheric Pollution.2013, 1, 5-7.
  • Ranjita Swain, Sunita Routray, R. N. Mohapatra. “Utilisation of fly ash as a raw material for ceramic industries – a case study” XIII International Seminar on Mineral Processing Technology 2013, 10-12th December 2013.
  • Ipsita D. Behera, Biswakant Pradhan, S. Mohanta. “ Optimization of Process Parameters of A Coal Preparation Plant to Maximize the Yield” National Conference on Multi-Objective Optimization using Metaheuristic Approaches in Various Engineering Application, IGIT, Sarang, 30-31st March, 2013.

2012

  • Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Saswati Sunayana, Santanu Paria. “Wettability of a PTFE surface by cationic - non-ionic surfactant mixtures in the presence of electrolytes” Soft Matter. 2012, 8, 5429-5433.
  • Naveen Noah Jason, Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “Self-assembly of colloidal sulfur particles influenced by sodium oxalate salt on glass surface from evaporating drops” Soft Matter. 2012, 8, 3771-3780.
  • Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “A novel method for the templated synthesis of Ag2S hollow nanospheres in aqueous surfactant media” J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2012, 369, 117-122.
  • Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “Core/shell nanoparticles: Classes, properties, synthetic mechanisms, characterization, and applications” Chemical Review. 2012, 112, 2373-2433.
  • Naveen Noah Jason, Rajib Ghosh Chaudhuri, Santanu Paria. “Self-assembly of colloidal sulfur particles on hydrophilic surface” American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting (Spring Session), Conference Proceedings, 755, San Diego, CA 25-29th March, 2012.
  • Ranjita Swain, R.Bhima Rao “Kinetic study on leaching of iron in Partially Laterised Khondalite rocks for ceramic industrial applications” Int. J. Mineral Processing, 2012, 112–113, 77–83.
  • Ranjita Swain, R.Bhima Rao “Beneficiation studies on bauxite mining waste: a value addition for refractory industries” Iranian J. Material Sci. Engg. 2012, 8, 37-49.
  • Sonali Sengupta, Debarpita Ghosal, Prashant Kamble, Jayanta Basu, “Chemical modification of H-ZSM-5 for selective methylation”, Int. J. Chem. Reactor Engg. 2012, 10, 54-59.
  • Debarpita Ghosal, Jayanta Kumar Basu, Sonali Sengupta, “Coating of H-ZSM-5 over Ceramic Foam: A Study of the Effect of Different Parameters” Int. Conference of Chem. Sci. Engg.-ICCSE 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-22-23rd December, 2012 .
  • Debarpita Ghosal, Jayanta Kumar Basu, Sonali Sengupta, “Characterization of beta zeolite and study of its performance towards alkylation of phenol with cyclohexene over ceramic foam as catalyst support” World Congress of Engineering and Computer Science(WCECS-2012)-Track-International Conference on Chemical. Engineering. San Fransisco, USA, 24-26th October, 2012.
  • Debarpita Ghosal, Sonali Sengupta, Jayanta Kumar Basu, “Effect of the modification with Ce on the physico-chemical properties and catalytic performance of H-ZSM-5 supported ceramic foam towards toluene methylation reaction” Chemical Engineering Congress (CHEMCON-2012), NIT Jalandhar, India, 27-30th December,2012.
  • Debarpita Ghosal, Jayanta Kumar Basu, Sonali Sengupta, “H-ZSM-5 and its Nb modified form: A comparison of different properties and catalytic activity towards toluene methylation reaction with ceramic foam as catalyst support” 3rd Nirma University International Conference on Engineering (NUiCONE), Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India,6-8th December, 2012.
  • R. N. Mohapatra, G. Kundu, K. R. Maradana, “Studies on up flow Bubble Column with Glass Beads Internals” Chemical Engineering Congress (CHEMCON-2012), NIT Jalandhar, India, 27-30th December,2012.