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     Chandan Sharma

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Chemical Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Dr. G. Harikrishnan
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2011 :: Completed in 2015
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Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurChemical Engineering2010
B.Tech.West Bengal University of TechnologyChemical Engineering2008
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary EducationScience2004
10West Bengal Board of Secondary EducationGeneral2002

Research Areas
  • Polymeric Foams
  • Rheology of complex fluids
  • Polymer structure-property correlation

Skills
  • Handling Rheometer MCR - 301, Anton Parr
  • Small Angle Neutron Scattering

Experience
  • Assistant Professor at VIT University from 2010 to 2011

Teaching Experience
  • Mass Transfer Laboratory(P) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2009, 2013-15 (4 terms)
  • Design Laboratory for M. Tech(P) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2010, 2012, 2014 (3 terms)
  • Reaction Engineering Laboratory(P) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2013 (1 terms)
  • Equilibrium Staged Operations(L) at VIT University 2011 (1 terms)
  • Membrane separation Technology(L) at VIT University 2011 (1 terms)
  • Computational methods in process engineering(L) at VIT University 2010 (1 terms)
  • Material science and strength of materials(L) at VIT University 2010 (1 terms)
  • Equilibrium staged operations laboratory(P) at VIT University 2011 (1 terms)
  • Computational methods in process engineering laboratory(P) at VIT University 2010 (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • MHRD Insitute Scholarship for Doctoral Studies from 2011 to 2015
  • MHRD fellowship for Post Graduate Studies for the year 2008 to 2010

Papers Published in Journals
  • Overcoming polyaddition threshold of castor oil during urethane synthesis by Chandan Sharma, Saji S. E., A R. Unni, T. U. Patro, V. K. Aswal, S. K. Rath, G. Harikrishnan AIChE J submitted (2015)
  • Foam stability and polymer phase morphology of polyurethane foams synthesized from castor oil by Chandan Sharma, Sanjay Kumar, A. Raman Unni, Vinod K. Aswal, Sangram K. Rath and G. Harikrishnan Journal of Applied Polymer Science 131, 8420-8427 (2014)
  • Mechanistic origins of multi-scale reinforcements in segmented polyurethane-clay nanocomposites by Sangram K. Rath, Vinod K. Aswal, Chandan Sharma, Kapil Joshi, Manoranjan Patri, G. Harikrishnan, Devang V. Khakhar Polymer 55, 5198 - 5210 (2014)
  • Silver nanoparticles synthesis and application in mineralization of pesticides using membrane support by Manimegalai. G, S. Shantha Kumar, Chandan Sharma International Nano Letters 4(2), 1-5 (2014)
  • Clarification of Stevia extract by ultrafiltration Selection criteria of the membrane and effects of operating conditions by Chhaya, Chandan Sharma, Sourav Mondal, G. C. Majumdar, Sirshendu De Food and Bioproducts Processing 90(3), 525-532 (2012)
  • Pesticide mineralization in water using silver nanoparticles incorporated on polyurethane foam by Manimegalai. G, S. Shantha Kumar, Chandan Sharma International Journal of Science and Research 1(3), 91-94 (2012)
  • Pesticide mineralization in water using silver nanoparticles by Manimegalai. G, S. Shantha Kumar, Chandan Sharma International Journal of Chemical Sciences 9(3), 1463-1471 (2011)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Wetting effects of D2O on polyurethane hard blocks a SANS analysis by Chandan Sharma, Nilanjon Naskar, Vinod K. Aswal, G. Harikrishnan MACRO 2015, IACS, Kolkata, India January 23 - 26 (2015)
  • Probing Surfactant Level Influence during Polyurethane Foaming using Surface Shear Rheology by Nilanjon Naskar, Chandan Sharma, Abhinav J Jain, G Harikrishnan MACRO 2015, IACS, Kolkata, India January 23 - 26 (2015)
  • Stability of Castor oil Generated Polyurethane Foams by Nilanjon Naskar, Chandan Sharma, A. Raman. Unni, G. Harikrishnan Advances in Sustainable Polymers, 2014, IIT Guwahati, India January 6-11 (2014)
  • Small Angle Neutron Scattering for Probing Segmented Morphology in Polyurethane Foams Synthesized From Castor Oil by Chandan Sharma, Sanjay Kumar, A. Raman Unni, Vinod K. Aswal, G. Harikrishnan , International Symposium on Neutron Scattering 2013, BARC, Mumbai, India 85 (2013)
  • Extraction of stevioside and its clarification by ultrafiltration by Chayya, Chandan Sharma, Sirshendu De The 13th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress (APCChE 2010), Taipei, Taiwan 00 (2010)

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