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     Sushanta Kumar Behera

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Chemical Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Prof. B.C. Meikap and Prof. Sudipto Chakraborty
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2013 :: In progress
AddressVidya Sagar (VS) Hall of residence, B-123, IIT, Kharagpur
Phone+91 8389811500
Emailskbehera@che.iitkgp.ernet.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
BESant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Sangrur, PunjabChemical Engineering2010
M.Tech.Indian School of Mines DhanbadPetroleum Engineering2013

Research Areas
  • Coal Beneficiation by Chemical Method/Leaching Process
  • Preparation and Modification of Solid and Liquid Fuel

Teaching Experience
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering(P) at IIT Kharagpur Six Month (1 terms)
  • Air Pollution Control(P) at IIT Kharagpur Six Month (2 terms)
  • Mass Transfer(P) at IIT Kharagpur Six Month (1 terms)
  • Fuel and Combustion(P) at IIT Kharagpur Six Month (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Institute Fellowship for Doctoral Studies from 2013 onwards

Papers Published in Journals
  • Chemical demineralization of high ash Indian coal by using alkali and acid solutions by Sushanta Kumar Behera, Sudipto Chakraborty, B.C. Meikap Fuel 196,102-109 (2017)
  • Removal of ash from low grade Indian coal by chemical leaching technique by Sushanta Kumar Behera, Sudipto Chakraborty, B.C. Meikap Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review dx.doi.org/10.1080/08827508.2017.1391247 (2017)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Upgradation of Low Grade Coal to High Quality Coal by Chemical Beneficiation Technique by Sushanta Kumar Behera, Sudipto Chakraborty, B.C. Meikap ASME Power and Energy, Charlotte, North Carolina,USA 1-6 (2017)
  • Demineralization Study of Low Grade Indian Coal by Aqueous Caustic Leaching by Sushanta Kumar Behera, Sudipto Chakraborty, B.C. Meikap ICACE, Surathkal (Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, Ch-12) 99-108 (2015)

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