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. Himanshu Goyal
Assistant Professor
NAC 450, 044-22574183
goyal[AT]iitm.ac.in

Research Areas: Multiscale modeling of reactive multiphase flows with applications in clean energy; Computational fluid dynamics (CFD); Process intensification using microwaves; Uncertainty quantification (UQ); High performance computing (HPC)

Dr. Jithin John Varghese
Assistant Professor
NAC 448, 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: Underground Coal Gasification, Reduction of Automotive NOx, Reduction of Large Reaction Mechanisms, 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, Institute Chair
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
NAC 453,044-22574190
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: Electrochemical reaction analysis, technique development, corrosion and electrodeposition

Dr. R. Ramnarayanan
Assistant Professor
MSB128, 044-22574174
ramna[AT]iitm.ac.in

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. 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: Organic electronics, polymer based sensors and actuators, sustainable approaches to polymer recycling, rheology of polymer gels and dispersions, impact and wetting behaviour of polymer droplets, natural polymers for novel applications.

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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