Catalysis, Biofuels, Nucleation, Gas-Surface and Liquid-Surface Interactions, Molecular Simulation, Abintio Molecular Dynamics, Density Functional Theory, Rare-Event Simulations, Reaction Rate Theory.
Apte Pankaj A.
Statistical Mechanics, Interfacial Thermodynamics, Phase equilibria and nucleation.
Catalysis and reaction engineering, Supported catalysts, Reaction kinetics.
Bioinformatics, Bioremediation, RNA Interference, Computer Aided Product and Process Design, Flexibility Analysis of Chemical and Biological Systems.
Professor & HOD
Adhesion and friction on soft interfaces, Fracture of soft thin sheets, Bio-inspired approaches in design of engineering materials.
Gupta Raju K.
Photocatalysis, Green synthesis of nanomaterials, Surface chemistry, High dielectric constant materials, Perovskite solar cells, Supercapacitors, Electrospinning of functional polymers and nanocomposites for environmental and energy applications.
Joshi Yogesh M.
Rheology, Polymer science and engineering and Fluid mechanics.
Process modeling, Simulation and control, Plantwide control system structure synthesis, Control of reactive distillation columns.
Katkar Harshwardhan H.
Soft matter, Biophysics, Nanopores, Bacterial Assemblies, Fluid Mechanics, Multiscale modeling, Bottom-up coarse-graining, Enhanced sampling.
Polymer physics, colloids, complex fluids, nanocomposites, active matter, liquid crystals.
Pala Raj Ganesh
Electrochemical and reaction engineering, Sustainable energy and environment, Photoelectrochemical systems, CO2 Capture, Fuel cells, Catalysis using nanostructured metal oxides.
Chemical sensors, Lab-on-a-chip, Micro/nano fabrication, Microfluidics, Materials processing for microelectronic and display technologies.
Pillai Dipin S.
Stability Theory, Nonlinear Dynamics, Reduced-Order Modeling, Hydrodynamic Stability, Thin Films, Electrohydrodynamics, Multiphase flows
Carbon dioxide capture and mineralization, Resource recovery and solid waste utilization, Sustainable process engineering
Saha Dalal Indranil
Modeling and simulation of the dynamics of polymer chains in flow, Mesoscale and molecular dynamics simulations, Modeling and simulation of complex fluids & Flow induced effects in biomolecules.
Stability of fluid flows, Rheology of complex fluids.
Confined Soft Materials, Nanomechanics, Meso-Patterning, Colloids and Interfaces, Wetting and Adhesion, Functional Interfaces.
Flow through porous media,Enhanced oil recovery, Colloids & interfaces,Nanotechnology.
Singh Jayant K
Thermodynamics, Selective adsorption and separation, Energy storage materials, Wetting transition, Self assembly and crystallization at nanoscale.
Signal transduction, System biology, Biophysics.
Synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials, Layer-by-Layer (LbL) assembly, Polymer capsules, Thin films, Drug delivery, and Photonic crystals.
Transport Phenomena, Instabilities in micro-scale free surface flows, Flow through porous media.
Modelling and simulation of complex fluids, Rheology and segregation of granular mixtures, Wet granular flows.
Adsorption, Synthesis of nanomaterials including adsorbents and catalysts, Environmental pollution control (air/water purifications), Carbon-based electrodes, Lattice Boltzmann modelling and simulation.