Abanti Sahoo

Professor

Chemical Engineering

 (+91) 661 246 2258 , 3258

 asahoo[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

39

Publications       

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Sponsored Projects

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Consultancy Projects

15

Doctoral Students

1

Short-term Course

8

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Prof.(Ms.) Abanti Sahoo

Professor

Chemical Engineering

Joined in Aug 1991

 Room Number: CH-017

 Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Sundargarh, Odisha, India - 769008

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D. (Sambalpur University)

 Experience

No Experience Found....

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Transport Processes
Areas of Interest
Coal Chemicals and Fertilizers, Fluidization Engg, Modeling and Design, CFD

 Projects

No Projects Found....

 Continuing Education

Short Term Course On Fluidized Bed Technology For Waste Management : Design, Modeling and Simulation

 Chemical Engineering

 Coordinator

 08 Sep 2014 - 12 Sep 2014

Short-term Course

 Publications

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Total Publications: 39
C. S. Karua and A. Sahoo, "Synthesis and characterization of starch/chitosan composites", Materials Today: Proceedings, May 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.878 Article
T. R. Paul, H. Nath, V. Chauhan, and A. Sahoo, "Gasification studies of high ash Indian coals using Aspen plus simulation", Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier, April 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.04.033 Article
S. K. Bhuyan, A. K. Swain, A. Sahoo, and S. K. Bhuyan, "Nutrient (sulphate) removal from wastewater in inverse fluidized bed biofilm reactor", Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier, April 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.03.306 Article
A. Sahoo, G. Harshitha, and R. Sethy, "Bioelectricity generation from different biomass feed at anode chamber and to study process parameters in microbial fuel cells", Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology, vol.20, pp.101191, Elsevier, June 2019, 10.1016/j.bcab.2019.101191 Article
A. Sahoo, D. Nanda, A. Kumar, and B. Bhushan, "Facile approach to develop durable and reusable superhydrophobic/superoleophilic coatings for steel mesh surfaces", Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol.535, pp.50-57, Elsevier, February 2019, 10.1016/j.jcis.2018.09.088 Article

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I., S., and A. Sahoo, "Acid catalysis of waste cooking oils for biodiesel production", Iranian (Iranica) Journal of Energy & Environment, vol.10, no.2, pp.91-95, Babol Noshlrvani University of Technology, January 2019, 10.5829/ijee.2019.10.02.04 Article
A. R. Pati, N., L. Das, S. Teja, S. Nayak, A. Kumar, A. Sahoo, B. Munshi, A. Behera, H. Sutar, and S. S. Mohapatra, "The discrepancy in the prediction of surface temperatures by inverse heat conduction models for different quenching processes from very high initial surface temperature", Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering, vol.27, no.6, pp.808-835, Taylor & Francis 2019, 10.1080/17415977.2018.1501369. Article
R. Sethy and A. Sahoo, "Electricity generation from bio-waste based microbial fuel cell", in ICBSEE-2018, ICBSEE-2018, December 2018 Inproceedings
C. S. Karua, A. Sahoo, and A. Nayaka, "Synthesis and characterization of bio-polymeric membranes for water purification", in ICBSEE-2018, December 2018 Inproceedings
A. Sahoo, N. P. Chandra, and S. S. Mohapatra, "Utilization of waste plastic-wrappers for the production of potential activated carbon", in 9th International Conference on Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (ICMAE), June 2018 Inproceedings
S. Kumari, S. K. Annamareddy, and A. Sahoo, "Recent advances in the recovery and improvement of functional chitosan from fish processing", International Journal of Advance Research in Science and Engineering, vol.7, no.1, pp.605-611, A R Research publication, April 2018 Article
A. Sahoo, G. V. Gowthami, and S. S. Mohapatra, "Preparation and characterization of chromium-copper supported biogenic catalyst from rice husk", in 8th International Conference on Environment Science and Engineering (ICESE 2018),Barcelona, Spain, 11-13 March, 2018., March 2018 Inproceedings
A. K. Swain, A. Sahoo, H. M. Jena, and H. Patra, "Industrial wastewater treatment by Aerobic Inverse Fluidized Bed Biofilm Reactors (AIFBBRs): A review", Journal of Water Process Engineering, vol.23, pp.61-74, Elsevier, February 2018, 10.1016/j.jwpe.2018.02.017 Article
S. Kumari, S. K. Annamareddy, and A. Sahoo, "Prospectives of fishery waste-chitosan for waste water treatment", International Journal of Advances in Science Engineering and Technology, vol.6, no.1, February 2018 Article
H. Nath and A. Sahoo, "Red mud and its applicability in fluoride abatement", Materials Today: Proceedings, vol.5, no.1, pp.2207-2215, Elsevier 2018, 10.1016/j.matpr.2017.09.220 Article
G. Harshitha, S. K. Pratihar, and A. Sahoo, "Synthesis and characterization of layered perovskite cathode materials for SOFC application", in ICPCM-2018 2018 Inproceedings
A. Sahoo, "Wastewater treatment by inverse fluidization technology", Innovative Technologies for the Treatment Of Industrial Wastewater : A Sustainable Approach, ch.4, pp.83-123, CRC Press (Apple Academic Press), December 2017 Inbook
A. Sahoo, "Hydrogen from biomass", in Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Application in Industries and Transportation (ECREAIT-2017), October 2017 Inproceedings
A. Sahoo and S. Jena, "Low cost portable fluidized bed dryer for drying of different crops", pp.149, Lambert Academic Publishing 2017 Book
A. Sahoo and S. Jena, "Studies on the effects of physical properties of feed samples on the performance of fluidized bed dryer", Particulate Science and Technology, vol.35, no.2, pp.166-172, Taylor and Francis Inc. 2017, 10.1080/02726351.2016.1143068 Article
H. Nath and A. Sahoo, "Abatement of Fluorides by Fluidized Bed Reactor: Aspen Plus Simulation", Lambert Academic Publishing, April 2016 Book
A. Sahoo and Deo. K. Ram, "Gasifier performance and energy analysis for fluidized bed gasification of sugarcane bagasse", Energy, vol.90, no.2, pp.1420-1425, Elsevier Ltd, October 2015, 10.1016/j.energy.2015.06.096 Article
P. Sahoo and A. Sahoo, "A comparative study on effect of different parameters of CFD modeling for gas-solid fluidized bed", Particulate Science and Technology, vol.33, no.3, pp.273-289, Taylor and Francis Inc., June 2015, 10.1080/02726351.2014.952393 Article
H. Nath, P. Sahoo, and A. Sahoo, "Characterization of Red Mud treated under high temperature fluidization", Powder Technology, vol.269, pp.233-239, Elsevier, January 2015, 10.1016/j.powtec.2014.09.011 Article
P. Sahoo and A. Sahoo, "Hydrodynamic studies on fluidization of Red mud: CFD simulation", Advanced Powder Technology, vol.25, no.6, pp.1699-1708, Elsevier, November 2014, 10.1016/j.apt.2014.06.017 Article
A. Sahoo and T. Lima, "Effect of parameters on treatment of industrial effluents using inverse fluidized bed bioreactor: Statistical analysis", Particulate Science and Technology, vol.32, no.2, pp.151-157, Taylor & Francis, January 2014, 10.1080/02726351.2013.842623 Article
S. Jena and A. Sahoo, "ANN modeling for diffusivity of mushroom and vegetables using a fluidized bed dryer", Particuology, vol.11, no.5, pp.607-613, Elsevier, October 2013, 10.1016/j.partic.2012.07.015 Article
P. Sahoo and A. Sahoo, "Fluidization and spouting of fine particles: A comparison", Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, vol.2013, pp.7, May 2013, 10.1155/2013/369380 Article
A. Sahoo, "Bed expansion and fluctuation in cylindrical gas solid fluidized beds with stirred promoters", Advanced Powder Technology, vol.22, no.6, pp.753-760, Elsevier, November 2011, 10.1016/j.apt.2010.10.019 Article
A. Sahoo, R. Garg, and G. Roy, "Comparison of mixing index for binary and ternary mixtures of irregular particles in a gas–solid fluidized bed", Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol.89, no.4, pp.825-832, Wiley, February 2011, 10.1002/cjce.20467 Article
A. Sahoo and S. Rana, "Mathematical model for mixing index in gas-solid fluidized bed: An analysis", Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol.5, no.4, pp.674-680, Wiley, August 2010, 10.1002/apj.385 Article
A. Sahoo, Ch. Ramesh, and K., "Experimental and computational study of the bed dynamics of semi-cylindrical gas-solid fluidized bed", Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol.87, no.1, pp.11-18, Wiley, February 2009, 10.1002/cjce.20134 Article
A. Sahoo and G., "Artificial neural network approach to segregation characteristic of binary heterogeneous mixtures in promoted gas-solid fluidized beds", Particulate Science and Technology, vol.26, no.6, pp.574-586, Taylor and Francis Inc., November 2008, 10.1080/02726350802498756 Article
A. Sahoo and G., "Correlations for the grindability of the ball mill as a measure of its performance", Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol.3, no.2, pp.230-235, Wiley, June 2008, 10.1002/apj.133 Article
A. Sahoo and G. K. Roy, "Segregation characteristics of irregular binaries in gas solid fluidized beds-An ANN-approach", Particuology, vol.6, no.3, pp.199-206, Elsevier, June 2008, 10.1016/j.partic.2008.03.003 Article
A. Sahoo and G., "Mixing characteristics of irregular binaries in a promoted gas-solid fluidized bed: A mathematical model", Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol.86, no.1, pp.53-61, Wiley, March 2008, 10.1002/cjce.20009 Article
A. Sahoo and G. K. Roy, "Artificial neural network approach to segregation characteristic of binary homogeneous mixtures in promoted gas–solid fluidized beds", Powder Technology, vol.171, no.1, pp.54-62, Elsevier, January 2007, 10.1016/j.powtec.2006.09.012 Article
A. Sahoo and G., "Effect of co-axial promoters (rod and disc type) on pressure drop in squared gas-solid fluidized bed", Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India): Chemical Engineering Division, vol.87, no.sept., pp.42-47, Scopus, September 2006 Article
A. Sahoo and G. K. Roy, "Mixing index Static bed condition Fluidized bed condition Horizontal dispersion coefficient Gas–solid fluidization", Powder Technology, vol.159, no.3, pp.150-154, Elsevier, November 2005, 10.1016/j.powtec.2005.08.010 Article

 Courses Taught

  • CH3111 : Process Equipment Design {Theory}
  • CH331 : Equipment Design (Mechanical aspect) {Theory}
  • CH337 : Equipment Design (Mech. Aspects) {Theory}
  • CH434 : Project Engineering {Theory}
  • CH611 : Bioenergy Engineering {Theory}
  • CH6132 : Advanced Fluidization Engineering {Theory}
  • CH616 : Advanced Fluidization Engineering {Theory}
  • CH621 : Bioenergy Engineering {Theory}
  • CH626 : Advanced Fluidization Engineering {Theory}
  • CH6431 : Bioenergy Engineering {Theory}
  • CH6438 : Energy Management and Economics {Theory}
  • CH271 : Process Technology Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH371 : Heat Transfer Fundamentals Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH371 : Heat transfer Operation Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH6171 : Advanced Chemical Engineering Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH6472 : Energy Engineering Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH670 : Chemical Engineering Laboratory - III {Practical}
  • CH671 : Chemical Engineering Laboratory - I {Practical}
  • CH678 : Experimental Laboratory - II {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students
Synthesis Of Biodegradable Polymer For Carry Bags Using Biomass Wastes

 Anamika Maharana

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Waste Plastic Disposal

 Shashir S Kenganal

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Extraction Of Minerals/Materials From Waste

 Geetikamayee Padhy

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Chemical Engineerng

 Vanamu Jagadeeswari

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Value Addition Of Beach Sand Minerals

 Adabala Kumar Sanjay

 OnGoing

 Co-Supervisor

Studies On Removal Of Ammonia-Nitrogen From Industrial Wastewater Using Inverse Fluidized Bed Biofilm Reactor

 Anup Kumar Swain

 Thesis Submitted

 Supervisor

Studies On Multipurpose Liquid Repelling Functional Coatings For Various Industrial Applications

 Debasis Nanda

 Graduated

 Co-Supervisor

Membrane Separation Process

 Chetan Shekhar Karua

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Fuel Cell Technology

 P Ramakrishnan

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Studies On Pr1-Xlnxba0.5sr0.5co0.5fe1.5o5+Δ (Ln = Nd, Gd, La; X = 0, 0.25, 0.5, 0.75 And 1) Double Perovskite Oxides For Sofc Application

 Gandham Harshitha

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Studies On Treatment Of Industrial Effluent Using Polyethersulfone/Chitosan Membrane Derived From Fishery Waste

 Suneeta Kumari

 Graduated

 Co-Supervisor

Fluidizied Bed Reactor

 Pranati Sahoo

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Studies On Drying Characteristics Of Some Crops In A Portable Tapered Fluidized Bed Dryer And Its Design Optimization

 Subasini Jena

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Experimental And Computational Studies On Fluidized Bed Biomass Gasifier For Production Of Clean Energy

 Deo Karan Ram

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Inorganic Chemistry

 Subhashree Priyadarsini Dash

 Graduated

 Co-Supervisor

Executive Ph.D. Students
Chemical Engineering With Environmental Sector

 Rakesh Kumar Mohanty

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

M.Tech by Research Students
Fluidization Engineering

 Harjeet Nath

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Fluidization

 Chinmayee Patra

 Graduated

 Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Gubbala Veera Venkata Gowthami (213CH1118), "Preparation and characterization of amorphous silica and metal modified silica catalyst from rice husk" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Neelam Venkata Phani Chandra (215CH1050), "Preparation and Characterization of Activated Carbon from Waste Food Packaging Wrappers" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Pooja Sahu (215CH1290), "Studies on Energy Integration for Modification in Existing Sponge Iron Plant" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Prateek Kumar Das (216CH1097), "INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT USING AEROBIC INVERSE FLUIDIZED BED BIOFILM REACTOR" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Saibal Trivedy (216CH1103), "Production of High Reactivity Coke by Utilization of Low-Grade Coal and Steel Plant Wastes" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • I Vishnu Priya (217CH1079), "Experimental and Simulation studies on Biodiesel production from Waste cooking oils" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Shubham Goel (218CH3073), "STUDY ON EFFECT OF PARAMETERS FOR EX-SITU FLUIDISED BED COAL GASIFICATION" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Tutu Naik (218CH3070), "A sustainable use of solar energy" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
UG Dissertation
  • Ashis Palai (111CH0081), "ANALYSIS OF ESSENTIAL OIL CONTENT OBTAINED FROM PLANT MATERIALS USING STEAM DISTILLATION" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Gurudev Pradhan (111CH0082), "STUDIES ON DIFFUSIVITY OF NAPHTHALENE BALLS USING FLUIDIZED BED" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Nikita Dewangan (111CH0067), "WASTEWATER TREATMENT USING INVERSE FLUIDIZATION UNIT BY ALGAE" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Rajguru Swayamjeet Rath (111CH0084), "STUDIES ON FLUIDIZED BED TECHNOLOGY FOR TREATMENT OF GASEOUS POLLUTANTS: NITROGEN OXIDES (NOX)" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Udita Ringania (111CH0085), "STUDIES ON FLUIDIZED BED TECHNOLOGY FOR TREATMENT OF GASEOUS POLLUTANTS:SULPHUR DIOXIDE" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Bikash Sahoo (112CH0092), "Treatment of Industrial Wastewater by Psuedomonas desmolylicum using Inverse Fluidization Process" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Rishav Chand (112CH0073), "SYNTHESIS, CHARACTERIZATION AND COMPARATIVE STUDY OF LSCM AND Ce-SUBSTITUTED LSCM ANODE POWDERS FOR APPLICATION IN SOLID OXIDE FUEL CELLS" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Sonam Bijaya (112CH0072), "SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERISATION OF BSCF AND BSCM CATHODE POWDERS FOR SOLID OXIDE FUEL CELLS: A COMPARATIVE STUDY" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Rachit Goyal (112CH0303), "Waste water treatment by using algae in an inverse fluidized bed." - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016 Summer
  • Anudyouti Samantaray (113CH0093), "Treatment of Industrial Waste Water by Using Polysulfone Chitosan Membrane" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Rashmita Sethy (113CH0096), "Electricity Generation from Bio-waste based Microbial Fuel Cell" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Samlesh Choudhury (113CH0069), "REMOVAL OF HEAVY METALS FROM WASTE-WATER BY USING POLYSULFONE-CHITOSAN MEMBRANE" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Sonali Sahu (113CH0092), "PREPARATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ACTIVATED CARBON FROM WASTE FOOD PACKAGING PLASTICS" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Abhipsa Nayak (114CH0262), "Synthesis and Characterization of Low Cost Chitosan Membrane for Water Purification" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Doyel Sinha (114CH0007), "PREPARATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF STARCH/PVA BLEND POLYMER" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Padmalochan Sahu (114CH0080), "SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF BIODEGRADABLE POLYMER USING CHITOSAN" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Sidharth Khatua (111CH0070), "Study on mass transfer property of napthalene balls using a tapered fluidized bed dryer." - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Dipti Mayee Senapaty (115CH0158), "TOTAL ORGANIC CARBON ANALYSIS FOR WASTE WATER TREATED BY INVERSE FLUIDIZATION TECHNOLOGY" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Kushal Yadav (115CH0163), "Preparation of Biodegradable membrane using PVA and waste flowers- green bags" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Siddharth Sahu (115CH0156), "REMOVAL OF PHOSPHATE IONS FROM INDUSTRIAL AND MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER USING THREE-PHASE FLUIDIZED BED BIOREACTOR" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • C B Nishanth (116CH0112), "SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ZINC OXIDE NANOPARTICLE DOPED PVDF MEMBRANES" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Dhruva Singh (116CH0127), "Theoretical Study and Seasonal Report on Solar Still" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Sourav Patra (116CH0116), "Analysis of Electricity Generation by different bacterial cultures and their variation with time by application of MFCs" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • R Shashank V Raman (710CH1115), "PREPARATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ACTIVATED CARBON FROM WASTE FOOD PACKAGING POLYMERS" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Jagadish Kumar Singh (712CH1023), "CFD Simulation of Fluidized Bed Coal Gasification with Bubble Cap Distributor" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Sunkar Vivek Kumar (713CH1018), "Hydrodynamic Studies and Treatment of Dairy Wastewater using Three Phase Inverse Fluidized Bed" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Surya Prakash Rohin (713CH1022), "Study on Factors Affecting Voltage Generation of Double Chamber Microbial Fuel Cell from Bio-waste" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Ramesh Chandra Oram (714CH1026), "Inverse Fluidized-bed Bioreactor for Sulfate Reduction" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring

 Awards and Honours

No Awards/Honours Found....