Prabu Vairakannu

Dr. Prabu Vairakannu

Associate Professor

Key Research Areas :Clean energy production, Pyrolysis, Combustion, Gasification and Liquefaction technologies, Energy and Exergy analysis, Carbon Sequestration

Research Projects


Title : Studies on Coalbed Methane Integrated Underground Coal Gasification in Indian Coals in the Context of Green House Gas Emission Control
Duration : 2014-2017
Funding agency : SERB, Department of Science and Technology
Budget : 25.4 lakhs
Status : Completed

Title : Laboratory scale simulation on CO2 gasification of Indian Coals in the context of Underground Coal Gasification
Duration : 2013-2015
Funding agency : Start-up grant, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Budget : 5.0 lakhs
Status : Completed


Title : Coal Sampling and Analysis
Duration : 2016-2017
Funding agency : Coal India Limited
Budget : 86 lakhs
Status : Completed