Professional Experience:

     1. June 2020-Present: Senior Scientist, Chemical  Engineering & Process Development Division, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India

     2. July 2013-June 2020: Scientist, Chemical Engineering & Process Development Division, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India

     3. Lead Research Engineer: From May 2012 to May 2013, Siemens Corporate Research & Technologies, Bangalore, India

     4. Ph.D Student: From 2007 to 2011 (With Prof. S.S.Bhagwat, Head of Chemical Engg. Dept., Institute of Chemical Technology, Matunga, Mumbai, India.

     Research Activities:

  • Process modelling & Simulation
  • Vapour-Liquid-Equilibrium Study
  • Energy Efficient & Intensified Distillation systems
  • Process Optimization

 

     Research Accomplishments:

  • Development of simulation model for NH3-water and LiBr-water based absorption refrigeration cycles for the research project sponsored by British Petroleum (BP) International.
  • Development of optimization codes for NH3-water absorption power cycle for the research project sponsored by National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC).
  • Demonstrated experimentally on a pilot scale a novel configuration of ammonia-water absorption refrigeration plant.
  • Designed crygenic distillation column for HCl gas purification for industrial client.