Bishnupada Mandal

Prof. Bishnupada Mandal

Professor

Key Research Areas :Separations with chemical reaction, Molecular based membrane separation, Modeling and simulation of separation processes, Environmental pollution control.

Research Projects

Sponsored

Title : Development of CO2 Selective Ceramic Membrane for Separation of CO2 from Flue Gas and Natural Gas
Duration : 2016-2019
Funding agency : Department of Science & Technology
Budget : Rs. 113.4 lakhs
PI : Prof. Bishnupada Mandal & Prof. Saikat Maitra
Co-PI : Prof. M. K. Purkait & Prof. B. Sanfui
Status : Completed


Title : Natural Gas Purification by CO2-Selective Silica Membrane
Duration : 2013-2016
Funding agency : Council of Scientifiac and Industrial Research
Budget : Rs. 23.0 lakhs
PI : Sole
Co-PI : None
Status : Completed


Title : CO2-Capture by CO2-Selective Thin-film Composite Polymeric Membrane Containing Amine Carrier
Duration : 2012-2015
Funding agency : Department of Science & Technology
Budget : Rs.74.0 lakhs
PI : Sole
Co-PI : None
Status : Completed


Title : Synthesis gas purification by CO2-selective polymeric membranes
Duration : 2008-2011
Funding agency : Department of Science & Technology
Budget : Rs.29.0 lakhs
PI : Sole
Co-PI : None
Status : Completed


Title : Development of a generic model for simultaneous absorption of carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulfide into blended alkanolamines
Duration : 2005-2008
Funding agency : Department of Science & Technology
Budget : Rs.9.0 lakhs
PI : Sole
Co-PI : None
Status : Completed


Consultancy

Title : Development of New Solvent for Gas Treating (Phase II)
Duration : 2017-2018
Funding agency : GAIL (India) Ltd.
Budget : Rs.55.53 lakh
PI : Joint
Status : Completed


Title : Sampling and Analysis of Coal Samples
Duration : 2016-2017
Funding agency : Coal India Limited
Budget : Rs.86 lakh
PI : Joint
Status : Completed


Title : Development of modified amine absorption based process to separate CO2 from flue gas
Duration : 2014-2016
Funding agency : NTPC Limited, New Delhi
Budget : Rs.175 lakh
PI : Joint
Status : Completed


Title : Commissioning, Operation and Data Analysis of a Pilot Plant for Separation of C5+Gases and Water Vapor from Gas Lift Pipeline Network (or similar streams)
Duration : 2013-2016
Funding agency : Oil India Limited, Duliajan
Budget : Rs.65 lakh
PI : Joint
Status : Completed


Title : Mass Transfer Operations II under the project entitled "Developing suitable pedagogical methods for various classes, intellectual calibers and research in e-Learning -Main Phase"
Duration : 2013-2016
Funding agency : MHRD
Budget : Rs.8 lakh
PI : Dr. Chandan Das
Co-PI : Dr. Bishnupada Mandal
Status : Completed


Title : Modeling and Simulation of Membrane Contactor for CO2 Absorption in Amine
Duration : 2013-2014
Funding agency : Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Bangalore
Budget : Rs.15.4 lakh
PI : Joint
Status : Completed


Title : Mass Transfer Operations I (Video course) under PIC of NPTEL Phase II
Duration : 2010-2012
Funding agency : MHRD
Budget : Rs.7 lakh
PI : Dr. Bishnupada Mandal
Co-PI : None
Status : Completed


Title : Study on Assessment of Technologies for Capture of CO2 for Carbon Sequestration
Duration : 2009-2009
Funding agency : NTPC Limited, New Delhi
Budget : Rs.14 lakh
PI : Joint
Status : Completed


Title : Design and Development of Pressure Swing Adsorption Process for Separation of C5+ Gases and Water Vapour from OIL's Gas Lift Pipe Line
Duration : 2008-2008
Funding agency : Oil India Limited, Duliajan
Budget : Rs.54 lakh
PI : Joint
Status : Completed