S. R. Patwardhan
Kinetics, catalysis, reactions, petroleum, separations, adsorption.
Details of Research Interests:
Kinetics of homogeneous and heterogeneous reactions mainly for petrochemical synthesis reaction, petroleum cracking. Catalyst developments. Rate studies, model developments, pressure and temperature swing adsorptions on zeolites and micro-poroces materials. Adsorption characteristics, development of carbon materials such as sieving carbons, carbon membranes, activated carbon and carbon nanotubes. Hydrogen based processes.