Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay
A. K. Suresh
Heat and Mass Transfer
Full Name: Akkihebbal K Suresh
Room No: 220, Chem. Engg.
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B.Tech., Chemical Engg., Mysore University, Surathkal, 1979
M.E., Chemical Engg., I.I.Sc. Bangalore, 1981
Ph.D. Chemical Engg., Monash University, Melbourne, 1986
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Mass transfer with chemical reaction :
Intensification of mass transfer processes, mass transfer theories, concentrated dispersions, interfacial reactions.
Biochemical Engineering :
Enzymatic reaction kinetics, enzyme action in heterogeneous media. Fermentation technology - kinetic modelling, operating strategies for productivity enhancement, simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of starchy substrates, novel techniques for oxygen supply to viscous aerobic fermentations. Applications to lactic acid , diacetyl and xanthan gum fermentations.
Polymer reaction engineering :
Interfacial polycondensation - kinetic modelling, correlation between reaction rate, polymer structure and performance in applications such as controlled release microcapsules and thin film composite membranes.
Liquid phase organic oxidations :
Kinetics and reaction engineering of catalyzed and uncatalyzed autoxidations.
An enzymatic hydrolysis process for the production of liquefacts (maltodextrins) from tapioca starch
An enzymatic hydrolysis process for the production of glucose syrups from tapioca starch
PhD TA Topics
Studies in Interfacial polycondensation: Micro-encapsulation and Membrane synthesis
Courses Instructing this Academic Year
CL 605 Advance Reaction Engineering
CL 325 Chemical Reaction Engineering-2
‹ Core Faculty
Anurag Mehra ›