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Vimal Chandra Srivastava
Vimal Chandra Srivastava Associate Professor vimalfch[at]iitr.ac.in +91-1332-285889
Areas of Interest
  • Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Energy & Fuels., Separation, Catalysis, Pollution Abatement, CO2 utilization, Fuels, Nano-materials, Desulfurization.
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
20062007Assistant ProfessorBanaras Hindu University Varanasi
20072014Assistant ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
2014ContinuingAssociate ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
Prosper.Net-Scopus Young Researcher Award 2010 - First Runner-up PrizeSCOPUS, United Nations University and International Bureau of the BMBF2010
"INSA Medal for Young Scientist" in 'Engineering & Technology' categoryIndian National Science Academy (INSA)2012
INAE Young Engineer AwardIndian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)2012
IEI Young Engineer AwardInstitution of Engineers India (IEI)2013
INAE Young AssociateIndian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) 2013
Amar Dye-Chem AwardIndian Institution of Chemical Engineers (IIChE)2013
MemberThe National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI)2014
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
B.E.Chemical EngineeringCCS University, Meerut2001
M.Tech.Chemical EngineeringIIT Roorkee2003
PhDChemical EngineeringIIT Roorkee2006
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
20112013WardenKhosla International House
2012ContinuingMemberIPR Cell
2012ContinuingMember, Executive CommitteeThe Institution of Engineers (India), Roorkee Local Centre
2014ContinuingO.C., Training and Placement Dept. of Chemical Engineering, IIT Roorkee
Sept. 2016ContinuingMemberDepartment Administrative Committee
2009ContinuingO.C., Annual, BOG, Convocation and other related reportsDept. of Chemical Engg., IIT Roorkee
Dec. 2013ContinuingO.C., Pollution Abatement Research LaboratoryDept. of Chemical Engg., IIT Roorkee
July, 2013April,2015Superintendent, ExaminationDept. of Chemical Engineering, IIT Roorkee
20092014Faculty Advisor, ChESS (Chemical Engineering Students Society)Dept. of Chemical Engg., IIT Roorkee
20112014Faculty Advisor, IIChE Student ChapterDept. of Chemical Engg., IIT Roorkee
20092014O.C., Mass Transfer Undergraduate LaboratoryDept. of Chemical Engg., IIT Roorkee
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Catalytic oxidation of nitrogenous aromatic compounds bearing wastewater.Department of Science & Technology, GoI2014
Oxidative Desulfurization of Liquid FuelsIndian National Science Academy (INSA)2012
Electrochemical treatment of textile industry wastewater.Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi. 2009
Treatment of petroleum refinery wastewater in sequencing batch reactor.Ministry of Environment and Forest, GoI2009
Ultra Deep-Desulfurization of DieselIIT Roorkee, FIG Grant2008
Memberships
  • Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), Associate Member (Awarded by INAE))
  • International Congress of Chemistry & Environment, Fellow Member
  • The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI), Life Member
  • American Chemical Society (ACS), Member (by Invitation for 2015-2018)
  • Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Life Member
  • The Indian Science Congress Association, Life Member
  • Indian Society for Electro-Analytical Chemistry (ISEAC), Life Member
  • Institution of Engineers, India, Associate Member
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Multicomponent adsorption of phenolic compounds from aqueous solution.S. SureshA2007
Dairy wastewater treatment by physico-chemical methods and sequential batch reactor.Jai Prakash KushwahaA2008
Studies on the development of zirconia based adsorbents/catalysts for liquid fuel desulfurization.Sachin KumarA2008
Catalytic wet peroxidation of nitrogenous aromatic compounds.V. SubbaramaiahA2010
Electrochemical treatment of textile industry wastewater.Seema SinghA2010
Synthesis and characterization of catalysts for dimethyl carbonate production.Praveen KumarA2010
Removal of nitrogenous heterocyclic compounds from aqueous solution.Hivarkar Ajay DevidasA2011
Studies on solvent extractive desulfurization of gas oil.Sunil KumarA2011
Adsorptive desulfurization and denitrogenation by metal impregnated activated carbonThaligari Sandeep KumarA2011
Thermo-chemical modifications of teff straw for chromium removal from aqueous solution.Abrham Bayeh WassieA2012
Fire and explosion analysis during handling of LPG and LNG.Nilamber BariahO2010
Synthesis of alkyl carbonates using mixed-oxide catalysts.Kartikeya ShuklaO2014
Synthesis and utilization of metal impregnated graphene oxides.Vijay AlweraO2014
Valorization of waste biomass by thermal-degradation for various applications.Tanveer RasoolO2015
Preparation of composite materials for various applications.Navneet KumarO2015
Utilization of industrial wastes for various applications.Vikas SinghO2016
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
Operation and maintenance of sophisticated instruments like GC-MS/GC, HPLC, CHNS and AOX analyzerCentral Pollution Control Board15-02-2010
Hazardous waste, battery waste & E-waste managementAICTE11-06-2012
Monitoring & analysis of VOCs in water & wastewater, ambient air and emissionsCentral Pollution Control Board28-01-2013
Environmental health and safety management in process industriesCentral Pollution Control Board27-11-2014
Nanotechnology: basics and applications in chemical engineeringAICTE22-06-2015
Recent trends in environmental monitoring & control in petroleum & petrochemical industriesCentral Pollution Control Board26-11-2015
Green chemistry for cleaner technologyAICTE09-01-2017
Cleaner Production Technologies – Practical AspectsCentral Pollution Control Board15-02-2017
Books Authored

BOOK CHAPTERS

  1. Srivastava VC, Suresh S, Mishra IM. Oxygen mass transfer in bioreactors. In “Comprehensive Biotechnology: 2nd Edition” Murray Moo-Young (Editor). “Volume 2: Engineering Fundamentals in Biotechnology” Volume Editor: Colin Webb. Published by Elsevier (2011) pp. 947–956.
  2. Potti PR, Srivastava VC. Effect of dopants on ZnO mediated photocatalysis of dye bearing wastewater: A Review. In “Engineering Applications of Nanoscience and Nanomaterials” Materials Science Forum Vol. 757 (2013) pp. 165-174. Published by Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland.
  3. Srivastava VC, Mall I.D. Cleaner technologies for chemical process industries. In “Environmental Science and Engineering: Selected Topics” S.N. Kaul, B.N. Rai, D.R. Saini, Y.C. Sharma (Editors). (2013) Published by Daya Publishing House, Delhi, India. (ISBN: 9788170358114)
  4. Singh S, Srivastava VC, Lo SL. Surface modification or doping of WO3 for enhancing the photocatalytic degradation of organic pollutant containing wastewaters: A Review. In “Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-IV” Materials Science Forum, Vol. 855 (2016) pp. 105-126. Published by Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland.
  5. Das S, Srivastava VC. Microfluidic-based photocatalytic microreactor for environmental application: A review of fabrication substrates and techniques, and operating parameters. In “Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-IV” Materials Science Forum, Vol. 855 (2016) pp. 156-167. Published by Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland.
Refereed Journal Papers

PUBLICATIONS (as on January, 2017)

Book Chapters:                       05
SCI (International) Journals:   140
Non-SCI Referred Journals:     12
International Conference:         24
National Conference:               62
     TOTAL                           243

 

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