Dr. Praveen Kumar G

Assistant Professor (DOJ – 01.07.2015, Regular)

B.Tech (Chemical Engineering), University College of Technology, (Osmania University) Hyderabad.

M.Tech (Energy Engineering), National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli.

Ph.D. (Energy Science and Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai.

Area of Specialization:

Chemical Engineering, Energy Engineering and Biomass to Biofuels.

Research & Publication:
R. N. Mandapati and P. Ghodke, “Modeling of gasification process of Indian coal in perspective of underground coal gasification (UCG),” Environ. Dev. Sustain., 2019.

V. Chintala, D. Benaerjee, P. K. Ghodke, and E. Porpatham, “Hydrogen rich exhaust gas recirculation (H2EGR) for performance improvement and emissions reduction of a compression ignition engine,” Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, vol. 44, no. 33, pp. 18545–18558, 2019.

P. Ghodke and R. N. Mandapati, “Investigation of particle level kinetic modeling for babul wood pyrolysis,” Fuel, vol. 236, no. July 2018, pp. 1008–1017, 2019.

S. Collins and P. Ghodke, “Kinetic parameter evaluation of groundnut shell pyrolysis through use of thermogravimetric analysis,” J. Environ. Chem. Eng., vol. 6, no. 4, 2018.

V. Chintala, P. Ghodke, S. Phadtare, M. Tadpatrikar, J. K. Pandey, And S. Kumar, “A Comparative Assessment of Single Cylinder Diesel Engine Characteristics with Plasto-Oils derived from Municipal Mixed Plastic Waste,” Energy Convers. Manag., Vol. 166, No. April, Pp. 579–589, 2018


P. Ghodke And R. N. Mandapati, “Kinetic Modeling Of Indian Rice Husk Pyrolysis,” Int. J. Chem. React. Eng., Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 1–15, 2017.

G. Praveen, V. L. Ch, A. Ganesh, and S. Mahajani, “Stabilization Of Pyrolysis Oil: Comparison Of Reactive Distillation and Reactive Chromatography,” Chem. Eng. Process: Process Intensif., Vol. 95, Pp. 327–338, Sep. 2015.

P. Ghodke, A. Ganesh, and S. Mahajani, “Stabilization Of Fast Pyrolysis Oil Derived From Wood Through Esterification,” Int. J. Chem. React. Eng., Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 323–334, 2015

International Conferences:
K. Moorthy, V. Chintala, A. Sharma, and P. Ghodke, “CFD simulations on effect of plate spacing for better performance of parallel plate column for Carbon dioxide absorption,” in 1st International Conference on Clean and Renewable Energy, NIT, Durgapur, 10-12th, July 2019.

S. Pal, A. K. Sharma, V. Chintala, P. Ghodke, S. Kumar, and P. Kumar, “Effect of Injection Timing On Performance And Emission Characteristics of Single Cylinder Diesel Engine Running On Blends of Diesel And Waste Plastic Fuels,” in International conference on Advanced Materials, Energy & Environmental Sustainability (ICAMEES 2018), UPES, 14 – 15th December 2018.

D. Kashyap, R. Ratnam, and P. Ghodke, “Management of solid waste and their impacts,” in 2nd International conference on advances in the field of health, safety, fire, environment, and allied sciences (HSFEA 2018), UPES, November 16-17, 2018.

R. Dogra, S. Gupta, M. Singh, A. Arya, and P. Ghodke, “Safety aspects of bio-fuel production reactor from municipal solid waste,” in 2nd International Conference on advances in the field of Health, Safety, Fire, Environment, and Allied sciences (HSFEA 2018), UPES, November 16-17, 2018.
P. Ghodke and M. R. Naidu, “Modeling of Chromatographic reactor for esterification of Pyrolysis oil,” in 69th Annual session of Indian Institute of Chemical engineers, CHEMCON 2016, IIT Chennai, 27-30th December 2016.

P. Ghodke, V. L. Ch, A. Ganesh, and S. Mahajani, “Upgradation of fast pyrolysis oil derived from wood through reactive chromatography,” in 21st International congress of Chemical and Process Engineering chisa’ Prague, Czech Republic, 23-27th August 2014.

Proceeding Chapter:

S. Pal, V. Chintala, A. K. Sharma, P. Ghodke, S. Kumar, and Pramesh, “Effect of injection timing on performance and emissions characteristics of a single cylinder diesel engine fuelled with waste plastic oil,” in Materials Today: Proceedings, 2019, vol. 17, pp. 209–215.

P. Ghodke And S. V. Krishna, “Effects Of Heterogeneous Catalyst On Esterification Of Pyrolysis Oil,” in International Conference on Nano for Energy and Water 2017, Springer Proceeding in Energy, pp. 219–229, 2018.

M. Arora, M. Sharma, And P. Ghodke, “Nano Based Synthesis Of Pv Panel For Minimizing E-Waste,” in International Conference on Nano for Energy and Water 2017, Springer Proceeding in Energy, pp. 67–71, 2018.

Sarkar And P. Ghodke, “Utilization Of Waste Biomass Into Useful Forms Of Energy,” in Biofuels And Bioenergy 2016, Springer Proceeding in Energy, 2017, pp. 117–132.

Book Chapter:

P. Ghodke, B. R. M. Reddy, And S. V. Krishna, “Managing And Identifying The Risks Related To Biochemical Conversion Of Waste-To-Energy,” Advances in Health and Environment Safety, Springer Trans. Civ. Environ. Eng., pp. 317–325, 2018.