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N.Siva Mohan Reddy
Associate Professor
n.reddy[at]ch.iitr.ac.in
+91-1332-284833
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Biosketch
Educational Details
Professional Background

Research
Projects
Publications
Books
Collaborations

Honours and Awards
Honors
Memberships

Teaching Engagements
Teaching Engagements

Students
Supervisions
Associate Scholars

Miscellaneous
Events
Visits
Administrative Positions
Miscellaneous
Research Interests
Biomass Conversions- Biofuels, Catalytic Gasification/Partial oxidation/hydrothermal liquefaction of biomass, Nanocatalysts and H2 , Green Synthesis of nanomaterials for biological applications, Therapeutics (CHIKV, Influenza & respiratory viruses), Sanitizers & Cleansing agents, Air Purifiers, Supercritical Fluid Technology, Adsorption/Extractions of Nutraceuticals in SCCO2, Hydrothermal Flame Oxidation of complex molecuels
BioSketch
Educational Details
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
2012
PhD, Chemical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
2007
M Tech, Chemical Engineering
GVP College of Engineering, AP
2007
B Tech, Chemical Engineering
Professional Background
Post Doctoral Fellow
01 Jan 2012 - 01 Jan 2014
Earth and Space Science Engineering, York University, Canada
Assistant Professor
12 Jan 2015 - 18 Mar 2021
IIT Roorkee
Research
Projects
TOPIC START DATE FIELD DESCRIPTION FINANCIAL OUTLAY FUNDING AGENCY OTHER OFFICERS
One step treatment of metal contaminated waste water with co-synthesis of nanometal carbon hybrids 18 Dec 2020 Energy and Environment -Chemical The project deals with simultaneous treatment of metal contaminated waste water and biomass conversion into value added products. A hydrogen rich gas mixture along with nanometal carbon hybrids were synthesized in the developed process. Rs 35,09,500 has been granted SERB- Core Research Grant
Synthesis of novel antibacterial (nanometal carbon hybrids) agents along with H2 from waste biomass 11 Oct 2022 Antibacterial Activity of nanomaterials and H2 rich fuel gas mixture We are synthesizing novel antibacterial agents for the environment applications and Fuels for transportation. DBT- Rs. 56, 57,120 Department of Biotechnology -DBT Prof. Naveen Kumar Navani
Scale up Studies on In-situ co-hydrothermal synthesis of nanometal carbon hybrids and H2 rich CNG 28 Jun 2021 Energy and Nanomaterials We are developing a facility for the continuous treatment of solid and liquid waste in a single unit to generate gaseous fuels (Hydrogen, Methane) along with novel nanomaterials for storage devices. DST - WMT: Rs. 1,85,83,690 GAIL (I) Ltd - Rs. 14,16,000. Manpower from Institute. Department of Science and Technology and GAIL (I) Ltd Dr. Deepak Kumar OJha
A novel technology for the treatment of pharmaceutical waste water to generate value added products" 01 Jan 2016 A novel technology for the treatment of pharmaceutical waste water to generate value added products" A novel continuous hydrothermal oxidation process for the toxic and recalcitrant pharmaceutics effluents was developed. Rs. 37,85,320 SERB




Publications
Supercritical water oxidation of recalcitrant acetaminophen with methanol, ethanol, n-propanol, isopropanol and glycerol as co-fuels
2020
Mylapilli, S. P., & Reddy, S. N. | Elsevier
Journal: Chemical Engineering Journal Advances Pages: 100028 , Volumes: 3 ,
Green synthesis of nanometal impregnated biomass–antiviral potential
2020
Choudhary, S., Kumar, R., Dalal, U., Tomar, S., & Reddy, S. N. | Elsevier
Journal: Materials Science and Engineering: C Pages: 110934 ,
Catalytic gasification of light and heavy gas oils in supercritical water
2020
Rana, R., Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Dalai, A. K., Kozinski, J. A., & Gökalp, I. | Elsevier
Journal: Journal of the Energy Institute Pages: 2025-2032 , Volumes: 93 (5) ,
Hydrothermal liquefaction of Fe-impregnated Water hyacinth for generation of liquid bio-fuels and nano Fe carbon hybrids
2020
Yadav, P., & Reddy, S. N. | Elsevier
Journal: Bioresource Technology Pages: 123691 ,
Treatment of real industrial pharmaceutical wastewater using wet peroxide oxidation
2021
Mylapilli, S. P., & Reddy, S. N. | Willey
Journal: The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering
Catalytic and non-catalytic degradation of acetaminophen in supercritical water.
2022
Mylapilli, S. P., & Reddy, S. N. | Elsevier
Journal: Environmental Research Pages: 112191 , Volumes: 207 ,
Hydrothermal flames for subaquatic, terrestrial and extraterrestrial applications
2022
Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., Okolie, J. A., Dalai, A. K., Hicks, M. C., Hegde, U. G., & Kozinski, J. A. | Elsevier
Journal: Journal of Hazardous Materials Pages: 127520 , Volumes: 424 ,
Hydrothermal treatment of metal impregnated biomass for the generation of H2 and nanometal carbon hybrids
2022
Kumar, A., & Reddy, S. N. | Elsevier
Journal: Environmental Research Pages: 112536 , Volumes: 205 ,
Study the catalytic effect on pyrolytic behavior, thermal kinetic and thermodynamic parameters of Ni/Ru/Fe-impregnated sugarcane bagasse via thermogravimetric analysis
2022
Kumar, A., & Reddy, S. N. | Elsevier
Journal: Industrial Crops and Products Pages: 114564 , Volumes: 178 ,
A circular approach for the treatment of aqueous metal effluent and biomass to generate superparamagnetic nanometal carbon hybrid and hydrogen-rich gas mixture
2023
Kumar, P., & Reddy, S. N. | Elsevier
Journal: Journal of Hazardous Materials Advances Pages: 100213 , Volumes: 9 ,
Books

Book Chapters

  1. Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., & Sarangi, P. K. (2018). Applications of Supercritical Fluids for Biodiesel Production. In Recent Advancements in Biofuels and Bioenergy Utilization (pp. 261-284). Springer, Singapore.
  2. Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Fang, Z., Dalai, A. K., & Kozinski, J. A. (2018). Hydrothermal Events Occurring During Gasification in Supercritical Water. In Supercritical and Other High-pressure Solvent Systems (pp. 560-587).
  3. Yadav P., Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., (2018). Cultivation and conversion of Algae for waste water treatment and biofuel production. In Fuel Processing and Energy Utilization (pp. 159-176).
  4. Bandi, M. R.,  Samuel, P., Reddy, S. N., Financial Statistics and Technology Advancements in Development of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel cell Electric Vehicales in India, IEEE Electrification Magazine, 2017.
  5. Reddy, S. N., Madras, G., Gironi, F., Maschietti, Thermodynamics, Solubility, Phase Equilibria, The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 70 (2012) 137.

 

 

Honors And Awards
Honors
IIT Roorkee
2016
Early Careeer Research Award
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
2019
Excellence in Academics and Research by IEI, RLC
MemberShips
The Institute of Engineers India
04 Aug 2020 - Present
Member
IICHE
04 Aug 2020 - Present
Member
Teaching Engagements
Teaching Engagements
Mass Transfer -I ( CHN-202 )
Spring
Introduction to Environmental Studies ( CEN-105 )
Autumn
Students
Associate Scholars
Ashutosh Kumar
IIT Roorkee
In-situSub and supercritical water gasification of metal impregnated biomass
M S V Prasad
IIT Roorkee
Sub and Supercritical water oxdaition of recacitrant molecules
Priyanka Yadav
IIT Roorkee
Hydrothermal Liquefaction of metal contaminated aquatic Biomass
Pankaj Kumar
IIT Roorkee
Synthesis of stable active nanometals/HAC
Aayush Dave
IIT Roorkee
Hydrotehrmal liquyefaction of mixed waste
Vikas Patel
IIT Roorkee
Continuous hydrothermal gasification of waste biomass and liquid effleunts
Anjali Prasad
IIT Roorkee
Green synthesis of H2 follwed by ammonia
Miscellaneous
Events
Supercritical Water - A Green Reaction Medium for Energy and Environment Applications
01 Jan 2017 - Present
Water - The magi solvent for Clean fuel gas production
01 Jan 2018 - Present
Refereed Journal Papers
  1. Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Hunter, H. N., Vo, D. V. N., Kozinski, J. A., & Gökalp, I. Catalytic subcritical and supercritical water gasification as a resource recovery approach from waste tires for hydrogen-rich syngas production. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 104627, 154, December 2019.
  2. Dalal, U., Gupta, V. K., Reddy, S. N., & Navani, N. K. Eradication of water borne pathogens using novel green nano Ag-biocomposite of Citrus Limetta peels. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 103534, November 2019.
  3. Kumar, A., & Reddy, S. N. Subcritical and supercritical water in-situ gasification of metal (Ni/Ru/Fe) impregnated banana pseudo-stem for hydrogen rich fuel gas mixture. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. August 2019. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene. 2019.08.009.
  4. Kumar, A., Mylapilli, S. P., & Reddy, S. N. Thermogravimetric and kinetic studies of metal (Ru/Fe) impregnated banana pseudo-stem (Musa acuminate). Bioresource technology, 121318, 285, August 2019.
  5. Mylapilli, S. P., & Reddy, S. N. Sub and supercritical water oxidation of pharmaceutical wastewater. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 103165, 7(3), June 2019.
  6. Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., Kumar, P., Hicks, M. C., Hegde, U. G., & Kozinski, J. A. Impacts of oxidant characteristics on the ignition of n-propanol-air hydrothermal flames in supercritical water. Combustion and Flame, 46-55, 203, May 2019.
  7. Thakur, S., Kumar, A., & Reddy, S. N. Hydrothermal treatment of pharmaceutical wastewater. Indian Chemical Engineer, 1-9, April 2019.
  8. Kumar, A., & Reddy, S. N. In Situ Sub-and Supercritical Water Gasification of Nano-Nickel (Ni2+) Impregnated Biomass for H2 Production. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 4780-4793, 58(12), March 2019.
  9. Dalal, U., & Reddy, S. N. A novel nano zero-valent iron biomaterial for chromium (Cr6+ to Cr3+) reduction. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 10631-10640, 26(11), February 2019.
  10. Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Vo, D. V. N., Sahoo, B. N., & Kozinski, J. A. Catalytic gasification of wheat straw in hot compressed (subcritical and supercritical) water for hydrogen production. Energy Science & Engineering, 448-459, 6(5), August 2018.
  11. Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., Hegde, U. G., Hicks, M. C., & Kozinski, J. A. Ignition of n-propanol–air hydrothermal flames during supercritical water oxidation. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 2503-2511, 36(2), 2017.
  12. Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., & Kozinski, J. A. Supercritical water gasification of glycerol and methanol mixtures as model waste residues from biodiesel refinery. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 17-27, 113, September 2016.
  13. Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Dalai, A. K., & Kozinski, J. A. Subcritical and supercritical water gasification of lignocellulosic biomass impregnated with nickel nanocatalyst for hydrogen production. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 4907-4921, 41(9), March (2016).
  14. Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Mitra, S. K., & Kozinski, J. A. The progressive routes for carbon capture and sequestration. Energy Science & Engineering, 99-122, 4(2), March 2016.  
  15. Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Hunter, H. N., Butler, I. S., & Kozinski, J. A. Supercritical water gasification of lactose as a model compound for valorization of dairy industry effluents. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 9296-9306, 54(38), September 2015.
  16. Nanda, S., Reddy, S. N., Hunter, H. N., Dalai, A. K., & Kozinski, J. A. Supercritical water gasification of fructose as a model compound for waste fruits and vegetables. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 112-121, 104, September 2015.
  17. Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., Hegde, U. G., Hicks, M. C., & Kozinski, J. A. Ignition of hydrothermal flames. Rsc Advances, 36404-36422, 5(46), April 2015.
  18. Reddy, S. N., Ding, N., Nanda, S., Dalai, A. K., & Kozinski, J. A. Supercritical water gasification of biomass in diamond anvil cells and fluidized beds. Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, 728-737, 8(5), July 2014.
  19. Nanda, S., Mohammad, J., Reddy, S. N., Kozinski, J. A., & Dalai, A. K. Pathways of lignocellulosic biomass conversion to renewable fuels. Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 157-191, 4(2), June (2014).
  20. Reddy, S. N., Nanda, S., Dalai, A. K., & Kozinski, J. A. Supercritical water gasification of biomass for hydrogen production. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 6912-6926, 39(13), April (2014).
  21. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. Experimental determination and activity coefficient based models for mixture solubilities of nitrophenol isomers in supercritical carbon dioxide. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 2-10, 79, July 2013.
  22. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. Measurement and correlation of quaternary solubilities of dihydroxybenzene isomers in supercritical carbon dioxide. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 63-69, 73, January 2013.
  23. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. Mixture solubilities of nitrobenzoic acid isomers in supercritical carbon dioxide. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 66-74, 70, June 2012.
  24. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. An association and Wilson activity coefficient model for solubilities of aromatic solid pollutants in supercritical carbon dioxide. Thermochimica acta, 49-56, 541, April 2012.
  25. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. Modeling of ternary solubilities of solids in supercritical carbon dioxide in the presence of cosolvents or cosolutes. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 105-114, 63, March 2012.
  26. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. Semi empirical models for selectivity of supercritical carbon dioxide for solid mixtures. Separation and purification technology, 181-188, 89, January 2012.
  27. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. A new semi-empirical model for correlating the solubilities of solids in supercritical carbon dioxide with cosolvents. Fluid Phase Equilibria, 207-212, 310(1-2), August 2011.
  28. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. Solubilities of resorcinol and pyrocatechol and their mixture in supercritical carbon dioxide. Thermochimica acta, 41-48, 521(1-2), April 2011.
  29. Reddy, S. N., & Madras, G. Solubilities of benzene derivatives in supercritical carbon dioxide. Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data, 1695-1699, 56(4), January 2011.