Faculty Department

Dr. Vijay Parthasarthy Professor

Dr. Vijay Parthasarthy

Professor

Date of Joining: 14-07-2012 (Regular)

B. Tech Chemical Engineering, St. Peters Engineering College, Madras University, 2002

M. Tech Chemical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, 2004

PhD Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2013

Area of Specialization:

Chemical Engineering

Career Graph:

  • Engineer, R&D for Product Development, Futura Polyesters Limited (formely Indian Organic Chemicals Limited), 2004- 2006.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Anand Engineering College, Sharda Group of Institutions, June 2011 to July 2012
  • Assistant Professor (Senior Scale) - Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun – July 2012 to Dec 2012
  • Assistant Professor (Selection Grade) - Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun – Jan 2013 to Dec 2016
  • Program Head – Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun – July 2015 to July 2016
  • Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun – July 2016 to June 2019
  • Sr. Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun – July 2019 to June 2020
  • Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun – July 2020 to present
  • Head, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun – Jan 2016 to July 2021.

Research:

  • Contribution : 23 Journal publications, 07 Book Chapters, 22 Conferences
  • Interest : Modeling and Simulation, Adsorption, Microbial Fuel Cells, Bioelectricity, Green Hydrogen Production

Research & Publication:

  • Niteen Yeole, Vijay Parthasarthy, Design of experiments (DOE) for adsorptive desulfurization (ADS) of liquid fuels – A review, Materials Today: Proceedings, (2021). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2021.12.230 IF - NA
  • Mohd Danish, Vijay Parthasarthy, Mohammed K. Al Mesfer,, Evaluating CO2 capture performance by adsorption using synthesized and commercial activated carbon, Separation Science and Technology, (2021).https://doi.org/10.1080/01496395.2021.1986070 IF - 2.375
  • Mohd Danish, Vijay Parthasarthy, Mohammed K. Al Mesfer, Comparitive study of CO2 capture by adsorption in sustainable date pits-derived porous activated carbon and molecular sieve, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, (2021), 18, 8497. (MDPI) https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18168497 IF - 3.39
  • Mohd Danish, Vijay Parthasarthy, Mohammed K. Al Mesfer, CO2 Capture by Low-Cost Date Pits-Based Activated Carbon and Silica Gel, Materials, (2021), 14, 3885. (MDPI) https://doi.org/10.3390/ma14143885 IF - 3.623
  • Mohd Danish, Vijay Parthasarthy, Mohammed K. Al Mesfer, CO2 capture using activated carbon syn- thesized from date stone: breakthrough, equilibrium, and mass transfer zone, Carbon Letters, (2021). (Springer) https://doi.org/10.1007/s42823-021-00249-y IF - 1.917
  • Balaji Krishnakumar, Debajyoti Bose, Manjeet Singh, R.V.Siva Prasanna Sanka, Velidi V.S.S.Gurunadh, Shailey Singhal, Vijay Parthasarthy, Liberata Guadagno, Poornima Vijayan P, Sabu Thomas, Sravendra Rana, Sugarcane Bagasse-Derived Activated Carbon- (AC-) Epoxy Vitrimer Biocomposite: Thermome- chanical and Self-Healing Performance, International Journal of Polymer Science, Vol. 2021, Article ID 5561755, (2021). https://doi.org/10.1155/2021/5561755 IF - 2.642

Book Published:

  • P. Vijay*, Shatakshi Verma, Satish Kumar, Pankaj Tiwari, Aditya Sharma, Hemant Kumar, Comparative study on the mechanical strength of cement and cement epoxy blends, AV Academikerverlag GmbH & Co. KG., Denmark.ISBN: 978-3-659-20958-1 - Year – 2012 

Honours and Achievements:

  • Secretary Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers Dehradun Regional Center, 2021
  • Convenor International Conference in Advances in Chemical Engineering - AdChE 2020, UPES, 2020
  • Member Academic Council Sub Committee, UPES, 2020.
  • Member Library Committee, UPES, since 2017.
  • Panel Member of Board of Studies, Kumaon Engineering College, Uttarakhand Technical University, 2018-19, 2019-20 and 2020-21.
  • Panel Member of Board of Studies, Uttarakhand Technical University, 2018-19.
  • Panel Member of Faculty Evaluation of MIT Pune, Dec 2017.
  • BestFacultyAwardforTeachingExcellence,2016-17,UniversityofPetroleum&EnergyStudies,Dehradun.
  • Invited Lecture at Anand Engineering College, Agra, India, March 2017.
  • Judge for Poster Session at CHEMCON 2016, A. C. Tech. College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai.
  • Judge for Poster Presentation at MATHMANIA 2016, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun.
  • Chaired Technical Session in 24th National Conference on I.C. Engines and Combustion during 30 Oct 2015 to 1 Nov 2015 organised by University of Petroleum & Energy Studies and Combustion Institute India Section.
  • Reviewer for Journal - “Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy” John Wiley & Sons.
  • Established “Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers-UPES Student Chapter” in 2012, Faculty Advisor
  • IIChE UPES SC 2012-2015.

Projects or Ph.D.’s guided: 05 (completed)

Personal interests:

Reading novels, surfing internet and playing flute