Prabirkumar Saha

Prof. Prabirkumar Saha


Key Research Areas :Process Modelling, Optimization and control, Membrane Based separation Process.

Prabirkumar Saha
Qtr.#F72, IIT Guwahati Campus
North Guwahati, Assam – 781039, INDIA
Mobile: +91.9954077242
Telephone: +91.361.2582257
Fax: +91.361.2582291

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• Doctor of Philosophy , Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (1998)
• M.Tech. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (1993)
• B. Tech, Jadavpur University,  Calcutta, India (1992)

Research Interest

Process Engineering
  • System Identifcation, Modelling based on Orthogonal Basis Function, Wiener-Hammerstein Strategy, Neuro-Fuzzy Learning Scheme, Wavelet Network
  • Control Systems, Controllability and Stability Analysis, H2/H Optimal Control, Model Predictive Control, Internal Model Control
Separation Process
  • Liquid Membranes, Recovery of Bioactive Compounds, Removal of Heavy Metal
  • Others, Amine based CO2 Absorption


  •    Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Guwahati, January 2013 onwards
  •    Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Guwahati, November 2008 to Dcember 2012
  •    Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Guwahati , October 2003 to October 2008
  •    Visiting Professor, Joint Degree Programme on Food Science and Technology, June 2019
  •    Research Officer, Cran?eld University, England, Department of Process and Systems Engineering,  March 2002 to Sep 2003
  •    Chemical Engineer, General Electric, USA, Corporate R&D at John F. Welch Technology, August 2000 to Jan 2002
  •    Research Engineer, National University of Singapore, July 1998 to June 2000