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     Sourav Mondal

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Chemical Enginering
Supervisor(s)  Professor Sirshendu De
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2012 :: In progress
AddressRoom C238, Vidyasagar Hall of Residence, IIT Kharagpur
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
BEJadavpur UniversityChemical Engineering2010
M.Tech.IIT KharagpurChemical Engineering2012

Research Areas
  • Transport Phenomena in Separation processes
  • Mass transport in porous microchannels
  • Computational fluid based modeling of magnesium reactor
  • Mathematical Modeling of membrane based processes
  • Molecular simulation of self assembled systems

  • Handling numerical programming tools like MATLAB, Fortran, C and Aspen
  • CFD design and simulation using Ansys Fluent
  • Molecular simulation using CHARMM and LAMMPS

  • Shastri Indo-Canadian Student Mobility Exchange Programme for Feb-Mar 2013

Teaching Experience
  • M. Tech Design (computer aided process engineering)(T) at Chemical Engineering Department, IIT Kharagpur July to November (3 terms)

Papers Published in Journals
  • A fouling model for steady state crossflow membrane filtration considering sequential intermediate pore blocking and cake formation by Sourav Mondal and Sirshendu De Separation and Purification Technology 75, 222-228 (2010)
  • Generalized criteria for identification of fouling mechanism under steady state membrane filtration by Sourav Mondal and Sirshendu De Journal of Membrane Science 344, 6-13 (2009)
  • A generalized model for clarification of fruit juice during ultrafiltration under total recycle and batch mode by Sourav Mondal, Alfredo Cassano, Franco Tasselli and Sirshendu De Journal of Membrane Science 366, 295-303 (2011)
  • Clarification of Stevia extract by ultrafiltration- Selection criteria of the membrane and effects of operating conditions by Chhaya, Chandan Sharma, Sourav Mondal, GC Majumdar and Sirshendu De Food and Bioproducts Processing 90, 525-532 (2011)
  • Transient behavior of a packed column of Eichhornia crassipes stem for the removal of hexavalent chromium by Somdutta Singha, Ujjaini Sarkar, Sourav Mondal and Sudeshna Saha Desalination 297, 48-58 (2012)
  • Sherwood number in flow through parallel porous plates (microchannel) due to pressure and electroosmotic flow by Nallapusa Vennela, Sourav Mondal, Sirshendu De and Subir Bhattacharjee AIChE Journal 58, 1693-1703 (2011)
  • Clarifications of stevia extract using cross flow ultrafiltration and concentration by nanofiltration by Chhaya, Sourav Mondal, GC Majumdar and Sirshendu De Separation and Purification Technology 89, 125-134 (2012)
  • Identification of Fouling Mechanism During Ultrafiltration of Stevia Extract by Sourav Mondal, Chhaya Rai and Sirshendu De Food and Bioprocess Technology 6, 931-940 (2011)
  • Mass transport in a porous microchannel for non Newtonian fluid with Electrokinetic effects by Sourav Mondal and Sirshendu De Electrophoresis 34, 668-673 (2013)
  • Prediction of ultrafiltration performance during clarification of stevia extract by Sourav Mondal, Chhaya and Sirshendu De Journal of Membrane Science 396, 142-152 (2011)
  • Modeling of cross flow ultrafiltration of Stevia extract in a rectangular cell by Sourav Mondal, Chhaya and Sirshendu De Journal of Food Engineering 112, 326-337 (2012)
  • A physico chemical model for polyelectrolyte enhanced ultrafiltration by Sourav Mondal, Sonia Ben Mlouka, Mahmoud Dhahbi and Sirshendu De Journal of Membrane Science 376, 142-152 (2011)
  • Modelling the transient behaviour of a fixed bed considering both intra and inter pellet diffusion for adsorption of parachlorometaxylenol (PCMX) by Sudeshna Saha, Ujjaini Sarkar and Sourav Mondal Desalination and Water Treatment 37, 277-287 (2012)
  • Effects of non-Newtonian power law rheology on mass transport of a neutral solute for electro-osmotic flow in a porous microtube by Sourav Mondal and Sirshendu De Biomicrofluidics 7, 044113 (2013)
  • Gel controlling dead-end membrane filtration - Theory revisited by Suvrajit Banerjee, Sourav Mondal and Sirshendu De Separation and Purification Technology 99, 77-85 (2012)
  • A molecular simulation based assessment of binding of metal ions on micelles by Sourav Mondal, Sudipto Ghosh and Sirshendu De Langmuir 28, 11329-11336 (2012)
  • Kinetic Modeling for dye removal using polyelectrolyte enhanced ultrafiltration by Sourav Mondal, Hedia Ouni, Mohmoud Dhahbi, Sirshendu De Journal of Hazardous Materials 229, 381-389 (2012)
  • Modeling of Gel Layer-Controlled Fruit Juice Microfiltration in a Radial Cross Flow Cell by Sourav Mondal, Alfredo Cassano and Sirshendu De Food and Bioprocess Technology DOI - 10.1007/s11947-013-1077-9 (2013)
  • Adsorption-concentration polarization model for ultrafiltration in mixed matrix membrane by Sourav Mondal, Raka Mukherjee, Somak Chatterjee and Sirshendu De AIChE Journal DOI10-1002/aic-14420 (2014)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Modeling of Stevioside transport during ultrafiltration in crossflow mode by Sourav Mondal, Chhaya and Sirshendu De CHEMCON Bangalore (2011)
  • Modeling Radial Diffusion in a Fixed Bed Column - Adsorption of Hexavalent Chromium from Waste Water by Activated Carbon by Somdutta Singha, Ujjaini Sarkar and Sourav Mondal 6th Annual International Symposium on Environment Athens, Greece (2011)

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