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.