Research Areas


Research Areas


Energy & Fuel Research

Energy and sustainable use of fossil fuel is a major focus area in the department. Close to 10 full time faculty and roughly 30 PhD scholars are working on energy ...
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Molecular Engineering of Materials

Faculty members in our department are working on materials from molecular scale to macroscopic scale for applications in energy conversion and for solving environmental problems. Using computational approaches and diverse ...
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Environmental Science and Engineering

Research related to the Environmental Science and Engineering is carried out a large number of faculty members in Chemical Engineering at IIT-Madras. The areas of research can be broadly Classified ...
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Process Intensification

Process intensification refers to a development that leads to a technology that is substantially smaller, cleaner, safer or more energy efficient. Faculty in our department working in this area, achieve ...
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Computational Research

Our department has a large group of people working in front line computational research in chemical engineering and allied areas. Depending upon the applications, our faculty use different computational techniques ...
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Systems Engineering and Data Sciences

Our group works on the use of both first principles modeling and data science methods for solving design and operational problems in complex systems. We look at rational approaches to ...
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Research Process in Chemical Engineering



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