Hara Mohan Jena

Assistant Professor Grade-I

Chemical Engineering

 (+91) 661 246 2264 , 3264

 hmjena[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

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Consultancy Projects

7

Doctoral Students

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Short-term Course

9

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Prof. Hara Mohan Jena

Assistant Professor Grade-I

Chemical Engineering

Joined in Jul 2007

 Room Number:

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

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D. (NIT Rourkela)

 Experience

No Experience Found....

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Transport Processes
Areas of Interest
Process Dynamics and Control, Multiphase Fluidization

 Projects

No Projects Found....

 Continuing Education

A National conference on Recent Trends in Fluid Dynamics Research (RTFDR-21)

 Chemical Engineering

 Coordinator

 02 Apr 2021 - 04 Apr 2021

Conference

Conference on 13th Annual Session of Students' Chemical Engineering Congress SCHEMCON – 2017

 Chemical Engineering

 Coordinator

 07 Oct 2017 - 08 Oct 2017

Conference

 Publications

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Total Publications: 32
S. S. Mohanty and H. M. Jena, "A systemic assessment of the environmental impacts and remediation strategies for chloroacetanilide herbicides", Journal of Water Process Engineering, vol.31, Elsevier, October 2019, 10.1016/j.jwpe.2019.100860 Article
S. S. Patil and H. M. Jena, "Biodegradation of diethyl phthalate from synthetic wastewater in a batch operated internal loop airlift bioreactor", International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, vol.143, Elsevier, September 2019, 10.1016/j.ibiod.2019.104728 Article
S. S. Mohanty and H. M. Jena, "Degradation kinetics and mechanistic study on herbicide bioremediation using hyper butachlor-tolerant Pseudomonas putida G3", Process Safety and Environmental Protection, vol.125, pp.172–181, Elsevier, May 2019, 10.1016/j.psep.2019.03.014 Article
. Akanksha, A., D. Mohanty, H. M. Jena, and D. S. Panwar, "Prospective evaluation of hydrocarbon generation potential of Umarsar lignite, India", Energy Sources, Part: A Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, Taylor & Francis, March 2019, 10.1080/15567036.2019.1588430 Article
S. S. Mohanty and H. M. Jena, "Process optimization of butachlor bioremediation by Enterobacter cloacae using Plackett Burman design and response surface methodology", Process Safety and Environmental Protection, vol.119, pp.198-206, Elsevier, October 2018, 10.1016/j.psep.2018.08.009 Article

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S. S. Mohanty and H. M. Jena, "Evaluation of butachlor biodegradation efficacy of Serratia ureilytica strain AS1: a statistical optimization approach", International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Springer, August 2018, 10.1007/s13762-018-1958-6 Article
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. S. Patil, H. M. Jena, and S. Mishra, "Kinetic modeling and metabolite identification of dimethyl phthalate biodegradation by Bacillus sp. KS1 isolated from municipal wastewater contaminated soil", Desalination and Water Treatment, vol.102, pp.349–358, Desalination Publications, January 2018, 10.5004/dwt.2018.21795 Article
S. S. Patil, H. M. Jena, and S. Mishra, "Biodegradation study of dimethyl phthalate by bacterial strain isolated from soil contaminated with plastic industry wastewater", in ChEmference' 18, pp.68-69, ChEmference 18 2018 Inproceedings
. Akanksha, A., D. Mohanty, and H. M. Jena, "Characterization of lignite for underground coal gasification in India", Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, vol.39, no.16, pp.1762–1770, Taylor & Francis, October 2017, 10.1080/15567036.2017.1352630 Article
A. Kumar and H. M. Jena, "Adsorption of Cr(VI) from aqueous phase by highsurface area activated carbon prepared by chemical activation with ZnCl2", Process Safety and Environmental Protection, vol.109, pp.63–71, Elsevier, June 2017, 10.1016/j.psep.2017.03.032 Article
R. Omar and H. M. Jena, "Statistical analysis of the dynamic liquid saturation in a trickle bed", International Journal of Chemical Sciences, vol.15, no.2, pp.133, Trade Sciences Inc., June 2017 Article
A. Kumar and H. M. Jena, "Adsorption of Cr(VI) from aqueous solution by prepared high surface area activated carbon from Fox nutshell by chemical activation with H3PO4", Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, vol.5, no.2, pp.2032–2041, Elsevier, April 2017, 10.1016/j.jece.2017.03.035 Article
S. S. Mohanty and H. M. Jena, "Biodegradation of phenol by free and immobilized cells of a novel Pseudomonas sp. NBM11", Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol.34, no.1, Scientific Electronic Library Online, March 2017, 10.1590/0104-6632.20170341s20150388 Article
. Akanksha, A. K. Singh, D. Mohanty, and H. M. Jena, "Gujarat lignites as a potential candidate for underground coal gasification", in NexGen Technologies for Mining and Fuel Industries, pp.1425-1430, NxGnMiFu, February 2017 Inproceedings
S. S. Mohanty and H. M. Jena, "Multivariate optimization and kinetic modelling for the bio-removal of chloroacetanilide class of herbicide by pseudomonas putida", in Biorocessing India 2017 (BPI - 2017), IIT Guwahati 2017 Inproceedings
A. Kumar and H. M. Jena, "Removal of methylene blue and phenol onto prepared activated carbon from Fox nutshell by chemical activation in batch and fixed-bed column", Journal of Cleaner Production, vol.137, pp.1246-1259, Elsevier, November 2016, 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.07.177 Article
S. S. Patil and H. M. Jena, "Isolation and characterization of phenol degrading bacteria from soil contaminated with paper mill wastewater", Indian Journal of Biotechnology, vol.15, no.3, pp.407-411, NISCAIR-CSIR, July 2016 Article
A. Kumar and H. M. Jena, "Preparation and characterization of high surface area activated carbon from Fox nut (Euryale ferox) shell by chemical activation with H3PO4", Results in Physics, vol.6, pp.651-658, Elsevier, December 2016, 10.1016/j.rinp.2016.09.012 Article
A. Kumar and H. M. Jena, "High surface area microporous activated carbons prepared from Fox nut (Euryale ferox) shell by zinc chloride activation", Applied Surface Science, vol.356, pp.753-761, Elsevier, November 2015, 10.1016/j.apsusc.2015.08.074 Article
S. Patil and H. M. Jena, "Statistical optimization of phenol degradation by Bacillus pumilus OS1 using Plackett–Burman design and response surface methodology", Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, vol.40, no.8, pp.2141-2151, Springer, August 2015, 10.1007/s13369-015-1765-z Article
H. M. Jena and A. Kumar, "Analysis of phase holdup characteristic of a gas-liquid-solid fluidized bed by CFD simulation and experiment", in 2011 AIChE Annual Meeting, AIChE, Minneapolis, MN, October 2011 Inproceedings
H. M. Jena, G. K. Roy, and . S. Mahapatra, "Determination of optimum gas holdup conditions in a three-phase fluidized bed by genetic algorithm", Computers and Chemical Engineering, vol.34, no.4, pp.476-484, Elsevier, April 2010, 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2009.07.003 Article
H. M. Jena, G. Roy, and B. Meikap, "Hydrodynamics of a gas-liquid-solid fluidized bed with hollow cylindrical particles", Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, vol.48, no.1, pp.279-287, Elsevier 2009, 10.1016/j.cep.2008.04.003 Article
H. M. Jena, G. Roy, and B. Meikap, "Hydrodynamics of regular particles in a liquid-solid semi-fluidized bed", Powder Technology, vol.196, no.3, pp.246-256, Elsevier 2009, 10.1016/j.powtec.2009.07.022 Article
H. M. Jena, B. Sahoo, G. Roy, and B. Meikap, "Statistical analysis of the phase holdup characteristics of a gas-liquid-solid fluidized bed", The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol.87, no.1, pp.1-10, Wiley 2009, 10.1002/cjce.20129 Article
H. M. Jena, G. K. Roy, and R. K. Singh, "A novel technique for phenolic wastewater treatment", Chemical Engineering World, vol.43, no.2, pp.67-74, Industrial Publications 2008 Article
H. M. Jena, B. Sahoo, G. Roy, and B. Meikap, "Characterization of hydrodynamic properties of a gas-liquid-solid three-phase fluidized bed with regular shape spherical glass bead particles", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.145, no.1, pp.50-56, Elsevier 2008, 10.1016/j.cej.2008.03.002 Article
H. M. Jena, G. Roy, and B. Meikap, "Prediction of gas holdup in a three-phase fluidized bed from bed pressure drop measurement", Chemical Engineering Research and Design, vol.86, no.11, pp.1301-1308, Elsevier 2008, 10.1016/j.cherd.2008.05.007 Article
H. M. Jena, G. Roy, and K. Biswal, "Studies on pressure drop and minimum fluidization velocity of gas-solid fluidization of homogeneous well-mixed ternary mixtures in un-promoted and promoted square bed", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.145, no.1, pp.16-24, Elsevier 2008, 10.1016/j.cej.2008.02.013 Article
H. M. Jena and G. K. Roy, "Effect of gas velocity and bed mass on liquid minimum fluidization velocity in a three-phase fluidized bed with cylindrical particles", Chemical Engineering World, vol.42, no.6, pp.66-72, Industrial Publications 2007 Article
H. M. Jena, S. Dash, and A. Suryanarayana, "Dynamics and control of a computer controlled bubble cap distillation column", Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India): Chemical Engineering Division, vol.86, pp.21-28, Institution of Engineers (India), September 2005 Article

 Courses Taught

  • CH2111 : Fluid Dynamics {Theory}
  • CH212 : Fluid Dynamics {Theory}
  • CH221 : Fluid Dynamics {Theory}
  • CH225 : Chemical Process Calculations {Theory}
  • CH330 : Process Dynamics and Control {Theory}
  • CH3310 : Process Dynamics and Control {Theory}
  • CH3312 : Process Instrumentation {Theory}
  • CH334 : Process Dynamics and Control {Theory}
  • CH338 : Industrial Instrumentation and Process Control {Theory}
  • CH415 : Fluidization Engineering {Theory}
  • CH422 : Fluidization Engineering {Theory}
  • CH611 : Advanced Fluid Dynamics {Theory}
  • CH272 : Fluid Dynamics Fundamental Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH272 : Fluid Dynamics Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH3372 : Process Dynamics and Control Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH376 : Process Instrumentation Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH377 : Fluid Dynamics and Applications Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH378 : Process Dynamics and Control Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH471 : Process Plant Simulation Laboratory – I {Practical}
  • CH475 : Process Dynamics and Control Laboratory {Practical}
  • CH6471 : Environmental Monitoring and Control Laboratory {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students
Waste Water Treatment

 Pedina Sibakrishna

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Environmental Pollution Control

 Dibya Ranjan Rout

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

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

 Anup Kumar Swain

 Thesis Submitted

 Co-Supervisor

Biodegradation Study Of Some Commonly Used Plasticizers (Phthalate Esters) And Development Of A Vegetable Oil-Based Plasticizer

 Sangram Shamrao Patil

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Underground Coal Gasification

 Akanksha

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Herbicide Bioremediation Using Hyper-Butachlor Tolerant Microorganisms In Batch And Continuous Systems

 Satya Sundar Mohanty

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Preparation And Characterization Of Novel Activated Carbons For Adsorption And Adsorption Assisted Biodegradation Of Organic And Inorganic Water Pollutants

 Arvind Kumar

 Graduated

 Supervisor

M.Tech by Research Students
Biological Treatment Of Wastewater

 Sangram Shamrao Patil

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Crystallizers

 Anis Bakhsh

 Graduated

 Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Devipriya Gogoi (213CH1117), "PHASE TRANSFER CATALYZED SYNTHESIS OF BIS(4-CHLOROBENZYL) SULFIDE USING HYDROGEN SULFIDE" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Ramya Sankar Ms (213CH1123), "STUDIES ON THE CORROSION BEHAVIOUR OF MILD-STEEL UNDER SIMULATED INDUSTRIAL CONDITIONS" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Sabyasachi Mallick (213CH1120), "Reactive Extraction of Butyric Acid using Tri-Octyl Amine in Decanol" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Karri Sesha Surya Varaprasad Reddy (214CH1110), "EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF A TRICKLE BED BIOREACTOR: HYDRODYNAMICS TO BIODEGRADATION" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Baddi Prasad (216CH1094), "Effect of Coal Properties on the Generation of By-Products" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Ankit Kumar Panda (218CH1291), "Synthesis and characterization of graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide and to study the adsorption of crystal violet on Graphene oxide (GO) and Reduced graphene oxide (RGO)" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Kaajal Purushothaman (218CH3296), "BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT OF SYNTHETIC DAIRY AND DEHP WASTEWATER" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Shravgi Himanshu Umesh (218CH1068), "Preparation of Efficient and Cost Effective Graphenic Material for CDI" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Thalluri Pavan Sai (219CH1083), "REMOVAL OF CHROMIUM FROM SYNTHETIC WASTE WATER USING REDUCED GRAPHENE OXIDE/ß-CYCLODEXTRIN/EPICHLOROHYDRIN COMPOSITE" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
UG Dissertation
  • Abhishek Kumar (111CH0597), "Corrosion behavior of Low Carbon Steel in presence of Chlorides, Cyanides, and Sulphates." - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Antariksha Pattnaik (111CH0600), "CFD Simulation of Pressure drop and liquid holdup in a Trickle Bed Reactor" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Rapaka Soumita Siri (111CH0610), "Comparative study of biodegradation of phenol by free and immobilized cells" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Sai Abhilash Vemala (111CH0596), "HYDRODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS STUDY OF THREE PHASE TRICKLE BED REACTOR" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Ananta Charan Barik (112CH0069), "Solid-Liquid Mass Transfer Studies in a Trickle-Bed" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Haradhan Paul (112CH0085), "Bio-remediation of arsenic using bacteria isolated from contaminated soil" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Mithilesh Kumar Yadav (112CH0496), "HYDRODYNAMICS AND GAS-LIQUID MASS TRANSFER STUDY IN CO-CURRENT TRICKLE BED" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Suchitra Murmu (112CH0082), "BIODEGRADATION OF CHLOROACETANILIDE CLASS HERBICIDE CONTAMINATED WASTEWATER" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016 Summer
  • Akansha Satapathy (113CH0095), "Biodegradation Study of Diethyl Phthalate by Bacteria Isolated from NIT Plastic Garbage Dump Site" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Atish Krushna Behera (113CH0067), "Biodegradation of Chloroacetanilide Class Herbicide Contaminated Wastewater" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Rakesh Kumar (113CH0064), "Biodegradation Study of Dibutyl Phthalate by Bacteria Isolated From Plastic Waste Dump Site" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Tarini Prasad Bhol (113CH0068), "Microbial Degradation of Chloroacetanilides: Kinetic and Mass Transfer Study" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Dodla Karthik Reddy (114CH0560), "PESTICIDE BIODEGRADATION BY CALCIUM-ALGINATE IMMOBILIZED MICROBIAL STRAIN IN A PACKED BED BIOREACTOR AND DETERMINATION OF IT’S MASS TRANSFER CORRELATION" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Kadagala Surendra Naidu (114CH0261), "DESIGN AND FABRICATION OF AIRLIFT BIOREACTOR FOR DIETHYL PHTHALATE DEGRADATION STUDY" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Lipika Sahoo (114CH0339), "BIOREMEDIATION OF SOIL CONTAMINATED WITH CHLOROACETANALIDE CLASS OF HERBICIDE USING BIOSTIMULATION WITH DEFINED MICROBIAL CONSORTIA" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Tirumareddy Priyanka (114CH0336), "A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF POTENT PHOSPHATE SOLUBILIZING BACTERIA AND THEIR RESPONSE TO VARIOUS STRESS CONDITIONS" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Aman Francis Lakra (115CH0137), "Mass Transfer Study in an Internal Loop Airlift Bioreactor" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Barsha Rani Mahapatra (115CH0139), "Biodegradation of Plasticizer in Fluidized Bed Bioreactor" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Sourav Prasad Roul (115CH0153), "TREATMENT OF SYNTHETIC WASTEWATER CONTAINING HERBICIDES IN A PACKED BED BIOREACTOR" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Aloof C Thiruthiyad (116CH0129), "Removal of Malachite Green Dye in Textile Wastewater by Using Reduced Graphene Oxide" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Ritesh Padhan (116CH0113), "Removal of methylene blue from waste-water using the composite reduced graphene oxide-ß- cyclodextrin-epichlorohydrin (rGO-ß-CD-EPI)" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Swapnil Rajor (116CH0120), "Biodegradation study of di-2-ethyl hexyl phthalate (DEHP) by bacterial strain using airlift reactor." - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Biswaranjan Rath (117CH0141), "HYDRODYNAMIC STUDY OF THREE PHASE FLUIDIZED BED AND IT'S APPLICATIONS IN WASTE WATER TREATMENT" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Priyanshu Kumar (117CH0126), "Removal of phenol from aqueous solution using reduced graphene oxide as adsorbent" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Aravilli Sriharsha (713CH1024), "Solid-Liquid Mass Transfer Studies and Pesticide Biodegradation by Microbial Consortium in a Trickle Bed Bioreactor" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Satyajit Pattnayak (714CH1118), "Study of Hydrodynamics and Mass Transfer Characteristics of an Inner Loop Airlift Bioreactor" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring

 Awards and Honours

Memberships / Fellowships
  • LMIE (I), LMIChE, LMIPHE, LMISTE,