Core Faculty


Core Faculty


Dr. Abhijit P. Deshpande
Professor
HSB151, 044-22574169
abhijit[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Polymeric materials, Ionic polymers, Rheology, Composite processing.

Dr. Aravind Kumar Chandiran
Assistant Professor
CHL 206, 044-22574154
aravindkumar[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Solar cells, Solar water splitting, Carbon dioxide reduction, Photoconductivity, Oxide semiconductors

Dr. Arun K. Tangirala
Professor
MSB151, 044-22574181
arunkt[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Controller Performance Monitoring, Data Mining, Fault Diagnosis, Wavelet Applications & Spectral Analysis, Fuel Cells.

Dr. Basavaraj Madivala Gurappa
Associate Professor
HSB 151, 044-22574164
basa[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Complex fluids and Soft materials.

Dr. Ethayaraja Mani
Associate Professor
NAC 452, 044-22574157
ethaya[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Molecular Simulations, Self – Assembly, Stochastic Modeling, Particle-stabilized emulsions, Patchy Colloids, Self-propelling Colloids, Interaction of nanoparticles with protein and lipids, Protein aggregation, Modeling of anisotropic nanomaterials.

Dr. Jithin John Varghese
Assistant Professor
MSB 151, 044-22574182
jithinjv[AT]iitm.ac.in
Research Areas: Atomistic and computational modelling of catalytic reactions: catalytic conversion of light alkanes, biomass derivatives and carbon dioxide to fuels and chemicals
Dr. Kannan A
Professor
CHL 205A, 044-22574170
kannan[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Mass Transfer, Process Analysis, Modeling and Simulation, Drying and Adsorption

Dr. R. Nagarajan
HEAD & Alumni Community Chair Professor
NAC 445, 044-22574158
nag[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Ultrasonic and megasonic fields, cleanroom and contamination control, nano-particle synthesis and nano-composite formulation.

Dr. Niket Kaisare
Professor
NAC 451, 044-22574176
nkaisare[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Model Predictive Control; Approximate Dynamic Programming; Artificial Lift Optimization in Natural Gas Reservoirs; Catalytic Combustion in Micro-Reactors; Multi-Scale Modeling

Dr. T. Panda
Professor
MSB 140A, 044-22574160
panda[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Bioprocess optimization, Enzyme design and Bionanotechnology

Dr. Preeti Aghalayam
Professor
NAC 454, 044-22574185
preeti[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Coal gasification, Reactor Modeling.

Dr. S. Pushpavanam
Professor, Institute Chair
CHL 211, 044-22574161
spush[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Hydrodynamic stability, Nonlinear dynamics, Microfluidics, Energy: Production and efficient utilization, Green engineering, eco-chemistry and kinetics for sustainability, Flow visualization

Dr. Raghunathan Rengasamy
Professor
HSB 150C, 044-22574159
raghur[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Fuel Cell Technology, Energy Systems, Systems Biology, Multiscale Modeling and Optimization, Process Fault Diagnosis.

Dr. Raghuram Chetty
Professor
NAC 443, 044-22574178
raghuc[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Electrocatalysis, Fuel cells, Carbon nanotubes.

Dr. Rajagopalan Srinivasan
Professor
MSB 125,044-22574190
raj[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Safety, Sustainability & Resilience of Complex Systems Supply Chain Management & Enterprise Optimization, Computational Systems Biology

Dr. Rajnish Kumar
Associate Professor
NAC 449, 044-22574180
rajnish[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Gas Hydrates (Formation, Inhibition & Recovery) Carbon Dioxide Capture, Storage & Utilization Methane & Hydrogen Storage Hydrothermal Liquefaction at sub-critical and supercritical conditions

Dr. S. Ramanathan
Professor
MSB 239, 044-22574171
srinivar[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Surface Reactions, Chemical Mechanical Polishing (CMP).

Dr. R. Ramnarayanan
Assistant Professor
MSB127A, 044-22574174
ramna[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Solar fuels.

Dr. R. Ravi
Professor
CHL 205B, 044-22574167
rravi[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Thermodynamics, Transport , Kinetics, Applied Statistical Mechanics.

Dr. R. Ravikrishna
Professor
MSB 352, 044-22574175
rrk[AT]iitm.ac.in Research Areas: Remediation of Contaminated Sediments, Contaminant Fate and Transport, Air Pollution – Processes and Control, Waste treatment methods.
Dr. T. Renganathan
Associate Professor
CHL 210, 044-22574186
renga[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Multiphase systems, Gasification, Capture of CO2

Dr. P. Sesha Talpa Sai
Professor
CHL 208, 044-22574163
psts[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Fluidization, Reaction Engineering, Environmental Pollution Control Equipment

Dr. Shankar Narasimhan
Professor, Prof. M.S. Ananth Institute Chair
MSB 150B, 044-22574165
naras[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Data mining, Fault Diagnosis, Process design.

Dr. Sreenivas Jayanti
Professor
NAC 444, 044-22574168
sjayanti[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Fuel cells; Flow batteries; Computational fluid dynamics; Combustion; Carbon capture and sequestration

Dr. Sridharakumar Narasimhan
Professor
MSB 149, 044-22574177
sridharkrn[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Fault diagnosis, Optimization, Process control, System identification, Systems biology, Water network distribution

Dr. Sumesh P. Thampi
Assistant Professor
NAC 446, 044-22574179
sumesh[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Interfacial Fluid Mechanics, Hydrodynamics of complex fluids, Active Matter.

Dr. Susy Varughese
Professor
HSB 151, 044-22574172
susy[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Physics and Mechanics of polymeric materials, electronically and ionically conducting polymers, natural polymers, sustainable processes for recycling.

Dr. Tanmay Basak
Professor
CHL 204, 044-22574173
tanmay[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: FEM, Computational Electromagnetics, Microwave assisted Transport, Computational fluid flow and heat transfer.

Dr. Upendra Natarajan
Professor
HSB 153, 044-22574184
unatarajan[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Computational materials science, Statistical mechanics, Molecular simulation, Macromolecular science & Engineering, Nanoscale heterogenous materials

Dr. R. Vinu
Associate Professor
CHL 201, 044-22574187
vinu[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Biomass conversion to biofuels and intermediates, Microkinetic modeling of polymer reactions, Photocatalysis.


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