Applications are invited for the temporary post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF), Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Madras.

Applications are invited for the temporary post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF), Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Madras.



Applications are invited for the temporary post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF), Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Madras.


Co-ordinator: Dr. Swapna Singha Rabha, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Madras.

Duration: Initially for six month, later extendable based on the performance.

Number of Vacancies: 01

Post – Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

Educational qualifications:

B Tech/ M. Tech/ M. Sc in any subject with GATE / UGC -NET qualification in any of the following subjects:

Chemical Engineering, Petrochemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Earth science, Civil Engineering.

Project description:

This Opportunity is a part of a SERB funded project focused on reactive transport of the fractured porous media dynamics of geological reservoirs for CO2 storage.

The JRF is also expected to assist in the:

  • Experiments on the flow through porous media.
  • Reactive transport modelling via ANSYS.

Address of correspondence: Dr. Swapna Singha Rabha (srabha@iitm.ac.in)

Application procedure: Interested applicants with the required qualifications can send an email with (i) a covering letter and (ii) a detailed resume to srabha@iitm.ac.in

The last date for application is 01.03.2024.


Project Position on Research area: Experimental investigation for multiphase flow.


Co-ordinators: Swapna Singha Rabha

Duration: 6 months (Initially for six month, later extendable based on the performance)

Description of work:

Experimental investigations of multiphase flow. The project associated is expected to conduct three phase experiments and analyse the data with the help of image analysis.

Required qualifications: B Tech/ M. Tech/ M. Sc in any of the following subjects:

Chemical Engineering, Petrochemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering

Application procedure: Interested applicants with the required qualifications can send an email with (i) a covering letter and (ii) a detailed resume to Dr. Swapna Singha Rabha (
srabha@iitm.ac.in ).

Last date for applying: 01-03-2024