Mr. Satyajit Chowdhury

Assistant Professor (DOJ - 01.07.2016, Regular)


B.Tech (Petroleum Engineering), Dibrugarh University, Assam.

M.Tech (Pipeline Engineering), University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun.

Ph.D. (Petroleum Engineering-Pursuing), IIT Madras, Tamil Nadu.


Area of Specialization : 


Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR), Drilling Fluids, Application of Nanotechnology in Hydrocarbon Upstream Processes, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Rheology and Microfluidics.


Research & Publication:

Srawanti Medhi, Satyajit Chowdhury, Amit Kumar, D.K.Gupta, Zenitha Aswal, Jitendra Sangwai, 2020. Zirconium oxide nanoparticle as an effective additive for non-damaging drilling fluid: A study through rheology and computational fluid dynamics investigation. J. Pet. Sci. Eng. 187, 106826.


Srawanti Medhi, Satyajit Chowdhury, D.K.Gupta, Jitendra Sangwai, 2019. Effect of Al2O3 nanoparticle on viscoelastic and filtration properties of a salt-polymer-based drilling fluid 2019. Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, 19, 1–13.


Srawanti Medhi, Satyajit Chowdhury, D.K.Gupta, Aryab Mazumdar, 2019. An investigation on the effects of silica and copper oxide nanoparticles on rheological and fluid loss property of drilling fluids. Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology (PEPT) 10, 91–101 (2020).


Srawanti Medhi, Satyajit Chowdhury, D.K.Gupta, Umang Mehrotra, 2019. Nanotechnology: An Emerging Drilling Fluid Solution. Oil Gas Res 5, 163.
















































































































































Mitradip Bhattacharjee, Seim Timung, Dipankar Bandyopadhyay, and Tapas Kumar Mandal, "A MICROFLUIDIC ELECTRICAL ENERGY HARVESTER", International patent status: PCT Appl.No. PCT/IN2017/050364 dated 29-08-2017.

Rewards & Recognition

Best paper award (International conference on MEMS and sensors, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)