|Faculty||Hon. Work||Invited Lectures||Awards||Participation|
|Jhumpa Adhikari Activities for Yr 2011|
Lecture on "Molecular Simulation Techniques: NVE, NVT and NPT" in Molecular Modelling Workshop Schedule at ICT Mumbai on 29th January, 2012
|A. K. Suresh Activities for Yr 2011|
Reviewed papers for AIChE J, I&EC Research, Chem. Eng. Res. Des.
Understanding the influence of synthesis conditions on Structure and performance of TFC membranes for RO, Dow Research, Midland, Michigan, USA, Oct 17, 2011.
Reaction-transport coupled systems in Chemical engineering, Dow Research, Midland, Ohio, USA, Oct 17, 2011.
Thin polymeric films by Interfacial polycondensation at liquid-liquid and polymer-liquid interfaces: Experiments and Modelling. WUStL, St.Louis, MO, USA. Oct 14, 2011.
Young Investigators Meeting (YIM-2011), Cambridge, Massachussetts, USA. Oct 8-10, 2011.
Visited the Department of Energy, Environment and Chemical Engineering in the Washington University in St Louis to discuss collaborative efforts between IITBombay and WUStL. Also delivered a talk. Oct 13-15, 2011.
Visited the research division of Dow Chemicals Co. at their headquarters in Midland, MI, USA for project-related discussions. Also delivered two talks. Oct 17, 2011.
Visited the University of Southern California, LA, USA, as part of a delegation to discuss Institution-level collaborations. Oct 11, 2011.
|Madhu Vinjamur Activities for Yr 2011|
Reviewer for Powder Technology, Journal of Chemical Engg of Japan, Journal of Applied Polymer Science
Vinjamur, M., “How to coat thin films and dry them?” invited talk at Kyushu Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu, Japan, 6 July 2011.
Vinjamur, M., “Drying of single layer and two layer polymer films and optimization of operating conditions,” invited talk at Asahi-Kasei Engineering Co., Mt. Fuji, Japan, 7 July 2011.
Vinjamur, M. Presented a paper "A simple method to optimize drying conditions in multi-zone dryers for polymer coatings," in Asian Coating Workshop, held July 4-5, 2011, at Fukuoka, Japan.
Hassan, Z., Vinjamur, M., Presented a paper “Rate constant of homogeneous acid catalyzed reactions is re-defined using Taguchi approach,” Chemference, Bangalore, India, September 23-24, 2011
Hassan, Z., Vinjamur, M., Presented a paper “Taguchi approach to investigate the rate constant of homogeneous acid catalyzed reactions,” International Symposium on Relations between Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis, Berlin, Germany, September 11-16, 2011
|V. M. Naik Activities for Yr 2011|
Member PAC-Chem Eng for SERC - DST
Member FIST-Expert Committee SERC – DST
Member RC CFTRI - MysoreOrganisers: Juvekar, VA; Contactor, A; Naik, VM Details: SERC School of Electrochemical Systems, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, 16 – 28th May 2011
"Harnessing Interfacial Phenomena for Structuring and Functionalizing Foods" in International Conference on Functional Dairy Foods organized by National Dairy Research Institute – Karnal, and Dairy Technology Society of India, 16-19th November 2011
"Historical Evolution of Electrochemistry" in SERC School of Electrochemical Systems, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, 16 – 28th May 2011
"Electrodynamic Manipulation of Electro-neutral Materials" in Complex Fluids & Polymer Eng Seminar Series, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, 21st July 2011
|Kannan M Moudgalya Activities for Yr 2011|
"Education through scalable, collaborative FOSS workshops" at the WorldDidac India 2011, Global Education & Skill Summit, held on 28 September 2011, Delhi
"Spoken Tutorials: A Collaborative Educational Technology for Inclusive Growth", Collaboration for Inclusive Growth SEARCC 2011, held on 12 December 2011, Delhi
"Spoken Tutorials: For Employment, IT Literacy and Bridging Digital divide", National Conference on Applications of Mathematics and Computer Science, held on 10 Feb. 2012, Vaishnav College, Chennai.
Kannan Moudgalya presented the paper "LaTeX training through spoken tutorials" in annual international event TUG 2011 held on 21 October 2011 at Trivandrum.
Kannan Moudgalya presented the paper "Spoken Tutorials For Employment, IT Literacy and Bridging Digital Divide" at the International Conference on Technology Enhanced Education held on 4 January 2012 at Amrita University, Kollam.
Kannan Moudgalya presented the paper "Inclusive, Collaborative, Education through Spoken Tutorials" at the International Conference on Emerging Green Technologies held on 29 July 2011 at Periyar Maniammai University, Thanjavur
|Ganesh Viswanathan Activities for Yr 2011|
Reviewed manuscripts for a) Systems and Synthetic Biology, b) Combustion Science and Technology
Hot zone formation and dynamics in catalytic packed-bed reactors, 2nd Indo-German workshop on Recent advances in reaction and separation processes, Bad Herrenhalb, Germany
Pattern formation in catalytic packed-bed reactors, National Institute of Technology Trichy, Tiruchirapalli.
International Conference on Mathematical and Theoretical Biology
2nd Indo-German Workshop on Recent Advances in Reaction and Separation Processes
|Pramod Wangikar Activities for Yr 2011|
Member of Editorial Board of "Biotechnology and Bioengineering"
ESF-EMBO conference on Molecular Bioenergetics of Cyanobacteria: From Cell to Community held at Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain during April 10-15, 2011 (http://www.esf.org/index.php?id=7180).
A workshop “Cyanobacterial Metabolism: Models and Validation”, to be held between Sunday, 26 June 2011 and Wednesday, 29 June 2011, at The Abbey Resort, 269 Fontana Blvd., Fontana, Wisconsin, 53125 USA
Indo-US workshop on Biocomputing (ISB 2011) held at Calicut, India during September 12-13, 2011.
|Rajdip Bandyopadhyaya Activities for Yr 2011|
Functional Nanoparticles by the Colloidal Route: Experiments, Mechanism, Modeling, C. V. Seshadri Memorial Lecture, IIT Kanpur, Nov, 2011.
Structure, Dynamics and Functionality of Nanoparticles in Multiphase Systems, Mumbai-Pune soft matter meeting, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, Dec, 2011.
Nanoporous Materials for Catalysis by Soft and Hard Templates, National workshop on the role of Materials in Catalysis, IIT Madras, Dec, 2011
Functional Nanoparticles and Nanoporous Materials by Self Assembly: Experiments, Mechanism and Modeling, Chemistry of Functional Materials meeting, Goa, Aug, 2011.
Delivered a lecture on: Aqueous dispersion of magnetite nanoparticles: Synthesis mechanism, cellular uptake and state of dispersion, American Chemical Society's Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Montreal, June, 2011.
|Vinay A. Juvekar Activities for Yr 2011|
Paper Review for ' Journal of Chemical &Engineering data', May 2011
Paper Review for ' Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, June 2011
Paper Review for ' Energy & Fuels', August 2011
Key note speech at National Conference on 'Nanostructures and Nanomaterials' Department of Chemical Engineering, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon on 28th March 2012
presented paper in ISEAC International Symposium cum Workshop on Electrochemistry, Dec 7-10, 2011 , Goa, India
|Hemant Nanavati Activities for Yr 2011|
Reviewed Article titled "SOLID STATE POLYMERIZATION (SSP)" for "Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology", by S.N. Vouyiouka and C.D. Papaspyrides
|K. V. Venkatesh Activities for Yr 2011|
Associate Editor, BMC Systems Biology
Reviewed for Biotechnology and Bioengineering, PLOS computational Biology, PLOS One
Key note speaker at a National Conference on Transcriptome 2012 held at College of Engineering and Technology, Jalgoan
Key note speaker at National Conference on Bioinformatics held at DY Patil Institute, New-Bombay.
HH Mathur Award from IIT Bombay for excellence in Applied Research, 2011.
Hetro-Drugs GS Laddha memorial Lecture, Chemcon 2011.
|P Sunthar Activities for Yr 2011|| |
Presented a talk "Self-assembly of Vesicles in a low Peclet Number Mixing of Phases: Experiments and Possible Mechanism" in the National <em>SERC Symposium on Complex Fluids</em>, 6--7 January 2012, at IIT Guwahati.
Presented a poster "Anamolous fingering in Vesicle Suspensions", in an International <em>IUTAM Symposium on Mobile Particulate Systems</em>, 23--27 January 2012, Bangalore.
|Mani Bhushan Activities for Yr 2011|
Reviewed papers in journals such as Automatica, Industrial Engineering & Chemistry Research, Chemical Engineering Science, IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics
S. Kolluri and M. Bhushan presented a poster on "Robust Reallocation and Upgrade of Sensor Networks for Fault Diagnosis", at the 21st European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering- ESCAPE 21, Greece, May 2011.
|Mahesh S Tirumkudulu Activities for Yr 2011|
Reviewed manuscripts for Soft Matter Journal and Langmuir Journal
Swaranjayanti Fellowship Award for the year 2010-2011
Tirumkudulu, M.S. and Sarkar, A, presented a paper titled, "Ultimate strength of a colloidal packing saturated with a solven ", IUTAM Symposium on MOBILE PARTICULATE SYSTEMS: Kinematics, Rheology and Complex Phenomena, held from January 23 - 27, 2012, at Bangalore, India
|Arindam Sarkar Activities for Yr 2011|
|Rochish Thaokar Activities for Yr 2011|
Article Reviewer, Physics of Fluids
Lectures on Electrohydrodynamics, Complex Fluids Symposium, IIT Guwahati, January 2012
Instability of a charged drop, Advanced Instability Methods, IIT Bombay, January 2012
Drop Dielectrophoresis, Department of Chemical Engineering, IISc, Bangalore, March 2012
Asia Pacific Chemical Engineering Congress, 21-24 February, 2012, Singapore
IUTAM on Particulate matter, Jan 24-30, 2012, Bangalore
Complex Fluids Symposium, Jan 3-7, 2012, IIT Guwahati
Advanced Instabilitiy Methods, Jan 21-24, IIT Bombay
National Symposium on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, 17-20 December, 2011, Bhopal
|Chandra Venkataraman Activities for Yr 2011|
Editorial Advisory Board, Tellus-B.
Reviewer for Aerosol Science and Technology, Journal of Geophysical Research and Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry.
Reviewer for DST-SERC proposal.
"Aerosol chemistry and climate effects in the south Asian region," in Workshop on Atmospheric Chemistry in South Asia: Progress and Emerging Issues, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali (IISER), Mohali, Punjab, India, March 5-6, 2012
Institute Chair Professor, IIT Bombay
Convener, IDP in Climate Studies, IIT Bombay
Chair, Working Group on Black Carbon Source Influence and Atmospheric Impact, National Carbonaceous Aerosol Programme, Ministry of Environment and Forests
P. Sadavarte, K. Kathiar, G. Nair, C. Venkataraman*, "Climate footprint of selected Indian emission sectors", presented at National Research Conference on Climate Change, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, November 5-6, 2011.
S. Das, M. Bhushan, C. Venkataraman, G.R. Carmichael, S. Kulkarni, “Data assimilation using optimal interpolation: Correcting chemical transport model predictions with satellite observations”, presented at National Research Conference on Climate Change, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, November 5-6, 2011.
C. Venkataraman, "GHG and aerosol emissions from Brick Kilns in India," presented at A Stakeholder Consultation Workshop on Brick Kiln Performance & Roadmap for Cleaner Brick Manufacturing in India, Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, September 9, 2011.
|Sharad Bhartiya Activities for Yr 2011|
Evaluated PhD Thesis titled “ Modeling and simulation study of thermal stress induced eukaryotic heat shock response” by Dwivedi of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Reviewed various articles for Journal of Process Control, BIotechnology Progress, Control Systems 2012, among others
Member IPC, Control Systems 2012, New Orleans, April 22-25, 2012
S. Bhartiya, “Advanced Process Control: Trends and Perspectives” IIChE Seminar Series, Mumbai Chapter, Mumbai, March 16, (2012)
Bhartiya, “Online Batch Digester Monitoring & Control of Kappa Number in Indian Pulp & Paper Mills”, Workshop on Dissemination of Information on Issues Addressed under Cess Supported R & D Projects, New Delhi, August 17, (2011)
|Sarika Mehra Activities for Yr 2011|
Review papers for BMC Systems Biology, BMC Research Notes
Mehra, Sarika presented a talk titled"Effect of Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress on Protein Productivity in Recombinant CHO Cells" at AIChE Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN on 16th Oct 2011.
Mehra, Sarika presented a poster titled "A Systems Approach to Decipher Stress Response Networks In Mycobacteria " at AIChE Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN on 18th Oct 2011.
|Sandip Roy Activities for Yr 2011|
Reviewed four papers for Journal of Loss Prevention in Process Safety, Process Safety and Environmental Protection