Dr. SARATBABU ANNE

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: sarat@nitw.ac.in

: 8702462610

Interests: Modeling, simulation and Optimization; Steady state and Dynamic Simulation using Aspen; Reaction Engineering; Thermodynamics

Message


Do not stop learning, because Life does not stop Teaching

 


 





 

 


Detail

Admission Officer for the institute during  2007-08 & 2008-09

Mess Warden; Staff Advisor and Treasurer for Chemical Engg. Association; Member EAMCET, ECET, AIEEE admission committees; Procurement I/C, TEQIP-1; Secretary RECTA; Staff advisor Bridge club; Member, Games Committee; Staff Adviser - Spring Spree - 2000.

Served as AICTE Inspection Committee Member

Delivered expert lectures at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam; RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur; Vignan Engineering College, Vadlamudi; Baptla Engineering College, Bapatla; BV Raju Engg. College, Narsapur; SV Engineering College, Suryapet, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi; Centurion University, Parlakhemundi, Orissa; GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam; NIT Tiruchirapalli.

I/c Simualation and Data Processing Lab; Committee Member, Revision of Rules, Regulations and Scheme of Instruction - UG and PG Programs, 2011.


Served as resource person for FDP programs at: Centurion University, Parlakhemundi, Orissa; GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam; SGG Institute of Engineering and Technology, Nanded; National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.

Officer I/c Procurement, TEQIP-II, 2011-14

Convener, NBA Coordination  Committee; 2013-2016

Associate Dean, Academic Audit, 2013-15

Member, Board of Governors, NIT Warangal, 2014 - 16

Member, Institute Master Plan and Space Reorganization Committee, 2015-16

 Convener, Scrutiny and Purchase Committee for NIT Andhra Pradesh, 









Course Taught Previously

Course Taught Previously



Academic Year

Semester

Classes

Course ID

Course Name

2016-17

2M.TechCH5152Steady State Process Simulation

2016-17

2M.Tech CAPSS Laboratory

2016-17

5III B.Tech`Ch351Chemical Reaction Engineering - 1

2016-17

7IV B.Tech CAD & Simulation Lab

2015-16

2M.Tech Steady State Process Simulation
2015-162M.Tech CAPSS Laboratory

2014-2015

5

B. Tech
 
Chemical Reaction Engineering-I





2014-2015

7B.Tech CAD & Simulation Lab

2013-2014

6

B. Tech
 


Chemical Reaction Engineering-II


2013-20142M.Tech 

Steady State Process Simulation


 Offered Faculty Internship for Mr.  R. Srikanth, Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam from 8-19 May 2017

Publications

Journal Publication Details:

Sarath Babu A., Krishna Mohan T. and Babu Rao K., "Modeling and Simulation of Regular and Inverted Batch Distillation Columns", Indian Chemical Engineer, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, 2003.

Sarath Babu A., Babasaheb Londhe, "Dynamics of Ethyl Benzene Synthesis Using Aspen Dynamics", International Journal of Scientific Engineering and Technology, Volume N0. 3, Issue No. 7, pp:946-950, July 2014.

Srilakshmi Mandava , Narendra Kolla , Kavitha Chagarlamudi , Sarath Babu Anne , Ratnakar Abbinen, "Refractive Properties for Binary Mixtures Containing DEC + o-xylene or m-xylene or pxylene", Vol. 4, Issue 12, pp. 12598-12612, December 2015.





Conference Proceedings:

International:

1. Sarath Babu Anne and Praveen Kumar Bommineni, "Dynamic Analysis of a CSTR using Aspen Dynamics", Presented at International Conference on Chemical, Environmental and     Biological Sciences (ICCEBS, 2012), Feb. 11-12, 2012, Penang, Malaysia

2. Sarath Babu Anne and Venkat Reddy Goli, Mathematical Modeling of an Ammonia Converter", Presented at International Conference on Chemical, Civil and Environment Engineering (ICCCE, 2012), March 24-25, 2012, Dubai .

3. Sarath Babu Anne and Ramsagar Vooradi, "Design of Control Structure for Binary Distillation Column", International Conference on Chemical, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ICCCEE, 2015), London, UK. [ICCCEE-Conf. Proceedings, 161-165)

National:

1. Sarath Babu A., Ramgopal N. and Venkat Reddy G., "Modeling and Simulation of Ammonia Conveter using Artificial Neural Networks", Presented at Indian Chemical Engineering Congress-2000, 53rd Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, 19-22, Dec., 2000, Calcutta, India

2. Sarath Babu A., Hema M, and Venkat Reddy G., "Modeling and Simulation of an Ammonia Conveter using a combination of Elman and MLP Neural Networks", Presented at Indian Chemical Engineering Congress-2001, 54th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, 19-22, Dec., 2001, Chennai, India

3. Sarath Babu A., "Algorithm for McCabe-Thiele Method", Presented at Indian Chemical Engineering Congress-2001, 54th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, 19-22, Dec., 2001, Chennai, India

4. Sarath Babu A.,Batch Distillation Columns" Krishna Mohan T. and Babu Rao K., "Comparison of regular and Inverted Batch Distillation Columns", Presented at Indian Chemical Engineering Congress-2002, 55th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, 19-22, Dec., 2002, Hyderabad, India.

5. Rajasekhar A. and Sarath Babu A., "Parameter Estimation using Non-inear Regression and Genetic Algorithms", Presented at Indian Chemical Engineering Congress-2004, 57th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, 27-30, Dec., 2004, Mumbai, India.

6. Praveen Kumar Bommineni and Sarath Babu A., "Dynamic Simulation of Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor using Aspen Dynamics", Presented at Indian Chemical Engineering Congress-2011, 64th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, 27-29, Dec., 2011, Bangalore, India

7. Sarath Babu Anne and Gautam Prasad Dewangan, "Steady State Simulation of Steam Reforming and Shift Converter Process by Aspen Plus", presented at Indian Chemical Engineering Congress-2001, 65th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Chemcon-2012, 27-30 Dec 2012, Dept. of Chem.Engg, NIT, Jallandhar, India.

PHDs Supervised

 Mr. Basanth Kumar Pillai - Regular Ph.D. Scholar, Joined in July 2015 - guiding along with Dr. V. Ramsagar

Mr. K.H.V. Prasad, Part-time Reserach Scholar - Likely to complete in 2017-18.

Workshops/Conferences

Workshop/SSTPs/Conference Organized



Title

Coordinator

Date
A 2-Week ISTE STTP: Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering


A. Sarath BabuJune 2000
3-day Workshop: Use of Process Simulators sponsored by TEQIP-IA. Sarath BabuApril 28-30, 2006

1 Week ISTE STTP: Applications of Process Simulators in Chemical Engineering

A. Sarat Babu and S. SrinathJune 2-7, 2008

A Student workshop on "Process Simulation using Aspen" during TECHNOZION

A Sarath Babu2009

A 3-day training program on "Applications of Process Simulation using Aspen at RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur

A. Sarath Babu2010

Conducted a student workshop on "Process Simulation using Aspen" during TECHNOZION

A Sarath Babu2010
Conducted a 2-day workshop for students on "Process Simulation using Aspen" at NIT TiruchirapalliA Sarath Babu

Sept. 19-20 2012

Conducted a 5-day workshop on Applications of Process Simulators in Chemical Engineering at SGGIET, Nanded

A Sarath Babu, V Ramsagar and   S Srinath

8-12, Jan., 2014

Conducted a 4-day workshop for students and faculty on "Process Simulation using Aspen Plus" at NIT Trichy 

A Sarath Babu and,                               V Ramsagar 

2-5, Dec, 2014

Attended a World Summit on Accreditation organized by NBA, New Delhi

 A Sarath Babu 8-11 March 2014

Served as a resource person for the FDP on "Pinch Technology - PT2K14) at GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam

A Sarath Babu  28-29 April 2014
Conducted a one day student workshop on "Process Simulation using Aspen Plus" at NIT Warangal A Sarath Babu and,                               V Ramsagar 13 March, 2015
Conducted a 5-day STTP on "Applications of Process Simulators in Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering" at NIT WarangalA Sarath Babu , V Ramsagar and PV Suresh 30 May to 3 June, 2016

Conducted a 6-day FDP on "Outcome Based Education" at Dhanekula Institute of Engineering and Technology, Vijayawada under E&ICT Academy 

A Sarath Babu6-11, June 2016

Conducted a 4-day workshop on Process Simulation at Gandhi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Gunupur, Odisha  

A. Sarath Babu and V. Ramsagar18-21, Sept., 2016

Conducted a 4-day Workshop on Process simulation using Open Source Simulator, DWSIM at Dr. Baba Saheb Ambetkar Technological University, Lonere, Maharashtra

A. Sarath Babu and V. Ramsagar20-24, Oct., 2016

Conducted a 6-day Faculty Development Program on "Outcome Based Education" at Vasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad under E&ICT Academy.

A. Sarath Babu1-6, May 2017

Projecrs

Consultancy Projects



Authority

Project Name

Project Cost

Dur. & Sanct. Year

BHEL, Hyderabad

Steady State Simulation of a 100MW IGCC plant using Aspen Plus

A Sarath Babu, S. Srinath and G. Venkat Reddy

Rs. 2.5 lacsOne year, 2006

Coromandel International Pvt. Ltd.

Computer Simulation of Sulfuric Acid Plant, A. Sarath Babu and S. Srinath

Rs. 1.12 lacsOne Year, 2012

Grace Davison Chemicals (I) Pvt. Ltd., Chennai

Mathematical Modeling of Belt Filter

Rs.1.68 lacs2013-14

S S Gas Lab Asia Pvt. Ltd., Delhi

Steady State Simulation of CO2 Absorption Column using MEA Solvent

Rs. 1.52 lacs2015-16

Awards and Honors

Awards And Honours



Award Name

Detail

Mrs. CHINAMAUL MEMORIAL PRIZE

Received the award for the best Technical paper presented at the Annual session IIChe-2002- at CHEMCON-2003 at RRL Bhubaneswar.

The best paper award

CHEMCON - 2002 (IICHE Conference 2002, HYDERABAD)

Session Chair

Chaired the Technical Session "Computer Applications" in CHEMCON-2002, Dec. 2002 at Hyderabad

Session Chair

Chaired a technical session in International Conference on Computational Techniques and Artificial Intelligence (ICCTAI, 2012) at Penang, Malaysia.

Session Chair

Chaired a Technical Session in International Conference on Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering - India, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, NIT warangal, Nov. 16-17, 2013

Session Chair

Chaired a Technical Session in International Conference on New Frontiers in Chemical, Energy & Environmental  Engineering (INCEEE-2015) - India, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, NIT Warangal, March 20-21, 2015


 

Additional Responsibility

Detail
Admission Officer for the institute during  2007-08 & 2008-09
Mess Warden; Staff Advisor and Treasurer for Chemical Engg. Association; Member EAMCET, ECET, AIEEE admission committees; Procurement I/C, TEQIP-1; Secretary RECTA; Staff advisor Bridge club; Member, Games Committee; Staff Adviser - Spring Spree - 2000.
Served as AICTE Inspection Committee Member
Delivered expert lectures at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam; RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur; Vignan Engineering College, Vadlamudi; Baptla Engineering College, Bapatla; BV Raju Engg. College, Narsapur; SV Engineering College, Suryapet, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi; Centurion University, Parlakhemundi, Orissa; GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam; NIT Tiruchirapalli.
I/c Simualation and Data Processing Lab; Committee Member, Revision of Rules, Regulations and Scheme of Instruction - UG and PG Programs, 2011.

Served as resource person for FDP programs at: Centurion University, Parlakhemundi, Orissa; GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam; SGG Institute of Engineering and Technology, Nanded; National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.

Officer I/c Procurement, TEQIP-II, 2011-14

Convener, NBA Coordination  Committee; 2013-2016

Associate Dean, Academic Audit, 2013-15

Member, Board of Governors, NIT Warangal, 2014 - 16

Member, Institute Master Plan and Space Reorganization Committee, 2015-16

 Convener, Scrutiny and Purchase Committee for NIT Andhra Pradesh, 
Head, Department of Chemical Engineering from Nov., 2016 onwards