Dr. S Senthilmurugan

Associate Professor

Key Research Areas :Modeling and Optimization of Novel Processes, Process Design and Operation of Membrane Separation Processes, Waste and waste water treatment (WWWT) for Process Industries, Novel Desalination Technologies, Smart Water Grid, Waste to Energy

Department of Chemical Engineering
IIT Guwahati
Assam 781039
Email id : senthilmurugan@iitg.ac.in
Phone : 0361 258 3527 (office)


Research Projects

Sponsored

Title : Development of comprehensive interactive well monitoring software tool for drilling supervisors
Duration : 12022016-12022020
Funding agency : IDT ONGC Dehradun
Budget : 151.34 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Co-PI : Rashmi Dutta Baruah
Status : Completed


Title : Development of low cost Sericin coated industrial capacity filters to remove antibiotics and associated chemicals from effluents
Duration : 1122019-01052021
Funding agency : BIRAC
Budget : 64.10 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Water Filtration, Advanced-oxidation and Capacitive-deionization Treatments for Removal of Emerging Contaminants in Water. Acronym: (Water-FACTs)
Duration : 09122020-08122022
Funding agency : DST & Eureka Forbes Ltd
Budget : 4304164 (IITG) + 6218872 (BITS Goa)
PI : Selvaraju Narayanasamy
Co-PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Development of ceramic membrane based process for Treatment of Recycling of Textile effluent towards Zero Discharge Concept
Duration : 04032016-04032019
Funding agency : DST
Budget : 89.30 Lakhs
PI : Kaustubha Mohanty
Co-PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : Membrane Based Efficient Energy Storage, Clean Energy Generation and Waste Water Treatment System
Duration : 02112016-30092020
Funding agency : DST
Budget : 129.19 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Development of an integrated wastewater treatment and fuel production system using ceramic membranes and microchannel reactors
Duration : 01102020-30092023
Funding agency : DST and Aqua solution and PRISM JOHNSON LIMITED
Budget : 110.69716
PI : Selvaraju Narayanasamy
Co-PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : New


Title : Feasibility study project proposal on Distributed low yield gas wells based micro-grid power management system for Assam
Duration : 01092015-01092021
Funding agency : ABB
Budget : 22.92 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Development of Water Generating Unit from Atmospheric Air
Duration : 01072020-31032021
Funding agency : 21 Mountain division Indian Army
Budget : 2.4
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Co-PI : Muthukumar P
Status : Ongoing


Title : Continuous processing for production of biotech therapeutics
Duration : 010516-01052019
Funding agency : MHRD & DST
Budget : 33.70 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Co-PI : Senthilkumar Sivaprakasam
Status : Completed


Title : Modeling and scheduling of membrane maintenance activities
Duration : 01032014-01032017
Funding agency : IIT Guwahati Startup Grant
Budget : 5 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : LOw-cost innovative Technology for water quality monitoring and water resources management for Urban and rural water Systems in India (LOTUS)
Duration : 01022019-01022023
Funding agency : DST and Europian Union
Budget : 232.31 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Co-PI : Chandan Mahanta
Status : Ongoing


Consultancy

Title : Lifecycle analysis water purifier with respect to the copper present in treated water
Duration : 28082020-28012021
Funding agency : Eureka Forbes, India
Budget : 7.1331 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Testing of Aeroguard UVC based air purifier and Coronaguard air and surface disinfection system for Avian Coronavirus disinfection
Duration : 25082020-25102020
Funding agency : Eureka Forbes, India
Budget : 14.00 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Co-PI : Sachin Kumar
Status : Ongoing


Title : Sericin doped graphene oxide membrane for water desalination in forward osmosis
Duration : 25052020-25052021
Funding agency : Ulimate Aqua Areo Pvt Ltd
Budget : 2.95 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Co-PI : Kalyan Raidongia
Status : Ongoing


Title : Techno commercial proposal for validation of DMA 1-4 performance and certification
Duration : 22102019-22092020
Funding agency : Gammon Engineers and Contractors Pvt Ltd
Budget : 6.0653 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : The techno-economic study of a ceramic membrane system for ONGC’s Oil-water separation process
Duration : 22062020-22102020
Funding agency : Prism Johnson Ltd.
Budget : 5.664 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Physical cleaning techniques for enhancing life of UF spiral and hollow fibre membrane module
Duration : 210914-210917
Funding agency : Unilever R&D center Bangalore
Budget : 48.54 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : Development of chemical free Disinfectant tunnel
Duration : 15072020-15012021
Funding agency : Workspace Metal Solution
Budget : 15 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Air purification using foams and Gray water purification
Duration : 15052015-15052018
Funding agency : Unilever R&D center Bangalore
Budget : 53.39 Lakhs
PI : Pallab Ghosh
Co-PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : Testing of microplastic (MPs) removal efficiency by RO, NF, MF and UF based water purifiers.
Duration : 09072019-09102019
Funding agency : Eureka Forbes Ltd
Budget : 5.1684 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : Smart membrane maintenance technique for domestic membrane water purifier
Duration : 01112013-01112014
Funding agency : Unilever R&D center Bangalore
Budget : 10.1 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : Feasibility and design of storm water drainage system for Rangia Military Station based on topographical survey and flood modelling
Duration : 01101021-01101022
Funding agency : M/S: Garrison Engineer, Indian Army
Budget : 2499832.5
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Co-PI : Dr. Sreeja Pekkat
Status : Ongoing


Title : Design and optimization ventilation, air and water treatment system for underground process plant
Duration : 01092017-01092019
Funding agency : L&T Construction
Budget : 30 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Development of membrane based air purification system for highly polluted environment
Duration : 01082017-01082018
Funding agency : Eureka Forbes, India
Budget : 14.00 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : Optimization of spiral wound module design and CDI module system for improved water recovery
Duration : 01052015-01052017
Funding agency : Eureka Forbes, India
Budget : 24 Lakhs
PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed


Title : Ultra-fines recovery by Optimization of HRT in BCPP
Duration : 01012020-01012021
Funding agency : Tata Steel
Budget : 22.02 Lakhs
PI : Rashmi Dutta Baruah
Co-PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Ongoing


Title : Preparation and characterization of ceramic membrane for domestic water purification system
Duration : -
Funding agency : Unilever R&D center Bangalore
Budget : 40.45 Lakhs
PI : G. Pugazhenthi
Co-PI : Senthilmurugan Subbiah
Status : Completed