Education:
  • Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur (Chemical Engineering, 2005)
  • M.Tech., Anna University, Chennai (Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals, 2001)
  • B.Tech., Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore (Chemical Engineering, 1998)

Research Areas:
  • Membrane Separation Process
  • Polymer Nanocomposite
  • Nanomaterials
  • Adsorption
  • Wastewater Treatment

Professional Experiance:
  • Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Guwahati, Since July 2015.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Guwahati, February 2011- July 2015.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Guwahati, February 2006- February 2011.
  • Senior Scientist (Projects), Non Ferrous Materials Technology Development Centre, Hyderabad, January 2005- January 2006.

Membership in Professional Societies


  • Life Member, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE ).
  • Life Member, Indian Science Congress Association.
  • Life Member, Association of Separation Scientists and Technologists (ASSET)