Dr. Santanu Bhowmik

Assistant Professor Selection Grade

B.E. (Mining Engineering) ,Indian Institute of Engineering, Science & Technology, Shibpur

M.E. (Mining Engineering) Indian Institute of Engineering, Science & Technology, Shibpur 

Ph.D (Engineering), Mining Engineering Bengal Indian Institute of Engineering, Science & Technology, Shibpur

Area of Specialization

Mining Engineering

Research & Publication

A comparison of shale permeability coefficients derived using multiple non-steady-state measurement techniques: Examples from the Duvernay Formation, Alberta (Canada). Fuel, 140, 371-387, 2015.

Adsorption rate characteristics of methane and CO2 in coal samples from Raniganj and Jharia coalfields of India. International Journal of Coal Geology, 113, 50-59, 2013.

An investigation into the methane displacement behavior by cyclic, pure CO2injection in coals. Energy & Fuels, 25:6, 2730-2740, 2011.

Methane and carbon dioxide sorption on a set of coals from India. International Journal of Coal Geology, 85, 289-299, 2011.

An Investigation into the Shear Strength of Rock Discontinuity. Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India), 85, 11-16, 2004.

National Conferences

Reservoir Modeling Sensitivity Study for CO2 Sequestration and Enhanced Coalbed Methane Recovery in Raniganj Coalfield. Presented at 23rd National Convention of Mining Engineers, Kolkata, 2012.

Coalbed methane reservoir characteristics – what is important for commercial production? Presented at Conference on Emerging Trends in Mining and Allied Industries, Rourkela, India, 2008.