Dr. Sonawane Shirish Hari

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

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

: shirish@nitw.ac.in

: 8702462626, 870 2468626

Interests: Acoustic and hydrodynamic cavitations; Nanomaterial synthesis using various physical and chemical methods; Nanomaterials for energy storage devices; Waste water treatment using nanomaterials; Nanoemulsions and functional nanolattices • Advanced polymeric coatings and hybrid membranes • Process intensification using microreactors

 
 Dr Shirish Sonawane,
 Associate Professor,
Department of Chemical Engineering,
 National Institute of Technology, Warangal, TS - 506004,
 shirishsonawane09@gmail.com, shirishsonawane@rediffmail.com
 shirish@nitw.ac.in
 +91-0870-2462626
 
 

Educational Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University, India, 2005
  • Master of Engineering, Chemical Engineering,S. University of Baroda, India, 1999.
  • Bachelor of Technology, Chemical Engineering, Dr B. A. Tech. University, Lonere India, 1997.

Research Areas:

  • Acoustic and hydrodynamic cavitations
  • Nanomaterial synthesis using various physical and chemical methods
  • Nanomaterials for energy storage devices
  • Waste water treatment using nanomaterials
  • Nanoemulsions and functional nanolattices
  • Advanced polymeric coatings and hybrid membranes
  • Process intensification using micro reactors

Teaching :

  • Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering (B.Tech)
  • Nanotechnology and Applications (B Tech)
  • Nanotechnology (B Tech)
  • Process Intesification (M.Tech)
  • Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals (B Tech)
  • Advanced Chemical Reaction Engineering (M.Tech)
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering Laboratory (B.Tech)

Honors, Awards and Achievements:

  • 1st rank in second semester of M.E. Chemical Engineering  program
  • Graduate School Fellowship, University of Dortmund, Germany, Sept 2001 to Feb 2002
  • CSIR-SRF (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Senior Research Fellowship), all India rank 2, 2003
  • Best Research Paper Presentation Award, National Science Day, North Maharashtra University, 2003
  • Best Research Paper Award in a Conference on Recent Trends in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, 2005
  • Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists award, Government of India, 2007
  • Better Opportunities for Young Scientists in Chosen Areas of Science & Technology (BOYSCAST)Fellowship, Government of India, work carried in University of Melbourne, Australia, 2008-2009
  • Work appreciation letter by  Padmabhushan Prof. L.K. Doraiswamy, an Anson Marston distinguished professor emeritus, the Iowa State University
  • Best Research Paper Award in the International Conference on Polymer Materials, Jalgaon, 2009
  • Young Associate Fellow, Maharashtra Academy of Sciences, 2011
  • Heritage Fellowship by Erasmus Mundus Program (European commission), work carried at Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 2013
  • Editorial board member of the international journal - Advances in Nanoparticles
  • Editorial board member of the International Journal of Biotechnology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering
  • Member of board of studies, Chemical Engineering, University of Pune
  • Member of board of studies, chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University
  • Member academic board Vishwakarma Institute of Technology Pune
  • Academic coordinator to Board of College and University Development, University of Pune
  • Coordinator DST PAC Meeting Coordinator VIT Pune 2010  Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, Program Advisory Committee
  • BOS Member Chemical Engineering, JNTU Hyderabad
  • BOS Member Nanotechnology, JNTU Hyderabad 
  • BOS Member Biotechnology, JNTU Kakinada  

Academic, Research and Industrial Experience

  • Lecturer,Chemical Engineering, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Tech. University, August 1999- Nov. 1999
  • Lecturer,Chemical Engineering,V.V. P. Engineering College, Rajkot, December1999- September 2001
  • Research Fellow, University of Dortmund, Germany, October 2001- February 2002
  • Research Fellow, North Maharashtra University, India, August 2002- April 2003
  • CSIR Senior Research Fellow, North Maharashtra University, India, May 2003-July 2004
  • Senior R&D executive, Bayer Polymers, India July 2004- January 2005
  • Assistant Manager- R&D, Zyllog Plastalloys, India, January 2005-July 2005
  • Lecturer, Chemical Engineering, Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, India, July 2005- July 2007
  • Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering, Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, India, July 2007- July 2009
  • Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, India, July 2009- August 2011
  • Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering,North Maharashtra University, India, August 2011- Jan. 2012
  • Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of Pune, India, January 2012- May 2012
  • Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India, May 2012-till date

 Consultancy projects (completed and ongoing):

S.No
Title
Duration
Cost (In Lakhs)
Funding agency

1.

Hydrodynamic cavitation assisted catalytic membrane reactor for wastewater treatment

2015-2016

2.40

K-Pack systems Pvt Ltd, Bangalore

2.

Feasibility analysis of hybrid waste water treatment system

2015-16

0.30 

Megafine specialty chemical Pvt Ltd, Ahmadabad

3.

Development of  inorganic nano pigments

2015-16

1

Jason specialty chemicals, Nagpur

4.

Development of antiscalent polymer membrane

2014-17

Krishna Water Treatment and Chemicals, Surat

5.

Nano iron oxide pilot scale reactor

2012-13

Felix Industries

6.

Nano aragonite pilot scale reactor

2012-13

1.8 

Felix Industries

7.

Process development of superfine calcite particles

2010-11

Roha Carbonates

8.

Synthesis PVC-nano CaCO3 dispersion

2010-11

Calchem Industries

9.

Development of lithium ion batteries

2010-11

5

AJ Organica

10.

Development of paint using nano CaCO3 as additives

2009-10

1

Viral Floor Care

11.

Development of additives for diesel

2008-10

9

Mulye and Associates, USA

12.

Development of chemical Engineering equipment

2007-08

1.10

S.P. Engineers, Pune

13.

Rheological behavior of wet grinded CaCO3 slurry

2005-06

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Aquapharm India

14.

Synthesis of nanoclay for polypropylene using Indian Bentonite clay

2005-06

1

Roxy Chemicals

 

Research Projects Undertaken:

 
S.No
Title
Duration
Cost (In Lakhs)
Funding agency
1.

Process development and synthesis of organically modified nanoclay (nano-adsorbents) for waste water treatment

2006-2008

University of Pune

 2.

Process development of nano  CaCO3 synthesis using sonochemical carbonization method & its assistant effect on TiO2 dispersion

2007-10

6.90 

Fast Track Young Scientist award,

Government of India

 3.

Process control of polymerization reactors

2008-10

1.50 

University of Pune

 4.

Ultrasound synthesis of functional nano latex

2009

BOYSCAST award, Government of India

 5.

Anticorrosive properties of nanocontainers using nanoparticles

2011-2013

10 

Department of Science and Technology, Government of India

 6.

Experimental and theoretical investigation of nanoparticle formation by ultrasound atomization process

2012-13

3.33 

Ministry of Human Resource Development

 7.

Development of dispersion process of high solid containing propellant slurry with Al nanoparticles

2013-15

10.40

Indian Space Research Organization

 8.

Synthesis of nanohydrogel, and development of hybrid waste water treatment technique using cavitation technique and hydrogel

2013-15

58 

Ministry of Environment and Forests

 9.

Prototype development of fuel cell

2014-17

104 

Department of Information and Technology,Government of India

 10

Development of hybrid,self-healing coating using ultrasound assisted encapsulation approach for anticorrosion performance

2014-2017

34 

Extramural Research & Intellectual Property Rights, Defense Research and Development Organization, India

 11.

Designing and assessment of a dynamic perfusion bioreactor for polymer guided bone regeneration by using mesenchymal stem cells

2014-2017

11.1 

Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

 12.

Development of  cellulose acetate based membranes containing nanoparticles for fluoride  removal from drinking water 

2014-17

10 

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India

 13.

Crystallization and Drying

2015-17

Ministry of Human Resource Development

 

List of Publications: 

Scopus total citations: 1020, H-Index: 20

79. S. Sharada, Prashant L. suryawanshi, Rajesh P Kumar P, Saranga P. Gumfekar, T. Balanarsaiah, Shirish H. Sonawane, Synthesis of Palladium Nanoparticles using Continuous Flow Microreactor, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 498, (2016), 297-304

78. Sunita Raut-Jadhav, Mandar P. Badve, Dipak V. Pinjari, Daulat R. Saini, Shirish H. Sonawane, Aniruddha B. Pandit, Treatment of the pesticide industry effluent using hydrodynamic cavitation and its combination with process intensifying additives (H2O2 and Ozone), Chemical Engineering Journal, 295, (2016), 326-335

77. B. A. Bhanvasea, S.D. Kamath, U.P. Patil, H.A. Patil, A.B. Pandit, S.H. Sonawane, Intensification of heat transfer using PANI nanoparticles and PANI-CuO nanocomposite based nanofluids ,Chemical Engineering and Processing, 104, (2016), 172-180

76. Sandip P. Patil, Bhaskar Bethi, G.H. Sonawane, V.S. Shrivastava, Shirish Sonawane, Efficient adsorption and photocatalytic degradation of Rhodamine B dye over Bi2O3-bentonite nanocomposites: A kinetic study,  Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 34, (2016), 356-363

75. Bhaskar Bethi, S.H. Sonawane, G.S. Rohit, C.R. Holkar, D.V. Pinjari, B.A. Bhanvase, A.B. Pandit, Investigation of TiO2 photocatalyst performance for decolorization in the presence of hydrodynamic cavitation as hybrid AOP, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28, (2016), 150-160

74. B. A. Bhanvase, M. A. Patel, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Intensification of Ultrasound-Assisted Process for the Preparation of Spindle-Shape Sodium Zinc Molybdate Nanoparticles,     Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28, (2016), 311-318

73. Sunita Raut-Jadhav, Dipak V. Pinjari, Daulat R. Saini, Shirish H. Sonawane, Aniruddha B. Pandit, Intensification of degradation of methomyl (carbamate group pesticide) by using the combination of ultrasonic cavitation and process intensifying additives,  Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 31, (2016), 135-142

72. Shailesh Adinath Ghodke, Shirish Hari Sonawane, Bharat Apparao Bhanvase, Satyendra Mishra, Kalpana Shrikant Joshi, Studies on Fragrance Delivery from Inorganic Nanocontainers:Encapsulation, Release and Modeling Studies, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series E, 96 (1), (2015), 45-53

71. R. Jadhav, D. Saini, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Effect of process intensifying parameters on the hydrodynamic cavitation based degradation of commercial pesticide (methomyl) in the aqueous solution, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28, (2015), 283-293.

70. Sandip P. Patil, V.S. Shrivastava, S H Sonawane, G.H. Sonawane, Synthesis of novel Bi2O3 -montmorillonite nanocomposite with enhanced photocatalytic performance in dye degradation, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 3, (2015), 2597-2603

69. Shirish H. Sonawane, Mahendra L. Bari, Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Jitendra S. Narkhede, Satyendra Mishra, B.A. Bhanvase, Effect of Process Parameters on Properties of Colloids in a Continuous-Flow Microreactor System, Chemical Engineering & Technology, 38 (10), (2015), 1765-1773

68. A. Bhanvase, S.H. Sonawane, Effect of type and loading of surfactant on ultrasound-assisted synthesis of CaZn2(PO4)2 nanoparticles by chemical precipitation, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 95, (2015), 347-352

67. Prasad Gurav, Srinu Naik, B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H Sonawane, M. Ashokkumar, Heat  transfer  intensification  using  polyaniline  based  nanofluids: Preparation  and application, Chemical  Engineering  and  Processing: Process Intensification,  95,  (2015),  195-201

66. N. P. Badgujar, Y. E. Bhoge, T. D. Deshpande, Bharat A Bhanvase, Parag Gogate, Shirish H Sonawane, Ravindra D Kulkarni,  Ultrasound assisted organic pigment dispersion: advantages of ultrasound method over conventional method, Pigment & Resin Technology, 44, (2015), 214-223

65. S.R. Shirsath,, A.P. Patil, B.A. Bhanvase, S.H. Sonawane, Ultrasonically Prepared Poly(acrylamide)-Kaolin Composite Hydrogel for Removal of Crystal Violet Dye from Waste water, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 3, (2015), 1152-1162

64. S.H Sonawane, A. Terrien, A. S. Figueiredo, M. Clara Gonçalves and M. N. De Pinho, The Role of Silver Nanoparticles on Mixed Matrix Ag/Cellulose Acetate Asymmetric Membranes Polymer Composites, 2015

63. Prashant Jolhe, Shirish H Sonawane, Bharat A Bhanvase, V. S. Patil , Sonochemical synthesis of peracetic acid in a continuous flow micro-structured reactor, Chemical Engineering Journal, 276, (2015), 91-96

62. Y. E. Bhoge, T. D. Deshpande, B. A. Bhanvase, P. R. Gogate, S. H. Sonawane, R. D. Kulkarni , Ultrasound-assisted organic pigment dispersion,  Pigment & Resin Technology, 44, (2015), 214-223

61. Y. Sumanth, B. A. Bhanvase, Vikas Mittal, Shirish H Sonawane, Process Intensification of Copper Chromite (CuCr2O4) Nanoparticle Production Using Continuous Flow Microreactor, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 89,( 2015), 28-34

60. L. I. Bhagawat, Dipak Pinjari, Bharat A Bhanvase V. S. Patil, B. B. Kale, S. H. Sonawane, M. Ashokkumar, Sonoprocessing of Nano-Sized LiFePO4 and nanocomposite for cathode material  for Lithium  Ion Batteries,  Polymer Composites, (2015), DOI:10.1002/pc.23363

59. Sammit Karekar, B. A. Bhanvase, Dipak Pinajari, Shirish H Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Synthesis of Zinc Molybdate and Zinc Phosphomolybdate Nanopigments by an Ultrasound Assisted Route: Advantage over Conventional Method, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 87, (2015), 51-59

58. BA. Bhanvase, N. S. Darda, N. C. Veerkar, A. S. Shende, S. R. Satpute, S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of PANI/ZnMoO4 nanocomposite for simultaneous improvement in anticorrosion, physico-chemical properties and its application in gas sensing, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 24, (2015), 87-97

57. A. J. Jadhav, S. E. Karekar, D. V. Pinjari, Y. G. Datar, B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Devlopment of Smart Nanocontainers With A Zinc Phosphate Core and A pH-Responsive Shell for Controlled Release of Immidazole, Hybrid Materials, 2 (1), (2015), 2299-3940

56. Bharat A Bhanvase, Shirish H Sonawane, Ultrasound Assisted In-Situ Emulsion Polymerization for Polymer Nanocomposite: A Review, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 85, (2014), 86-107

55. S. A. Kapole, B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, P. R. Gogate, R. D. Kulkarni, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Investigation of corrosion inhibition performance of ultrasonically prepared sodium zinc molybdate nanopigment in two-pack epoxy-polyamide coating, Composite Interfaces, 21 (9), (2014), 833-852

54.  B. A. Bhanvas, S. H. Sonawane, D. V. Pinjari, P. R. Gogate, A. B. Pandit, Kinetic studies of Semibatch Emulsion Copolymerization of Methyl Methacrylate and Styrene in the presence High Intensity Ultrasound and Initiator, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 85, (2014), 168-177

53. B. A. Bhanvase, M. A. Patel, S. H. Sonawane, Kinetic Properties of Layer-By-Layer Assembled Cerium Zinc Molybdate Nanocontainers during Corrosion Inhibition, Corrosion Science, 88, (2014), 170-177

52. B. A. Bhanvase, M. R. Sarode, L. A. Putterwar, K. A. Abdullah, M. P. Deosarkar, S. H. Sonawane, Intensification of convective heat transfer in water/ethylene glycol based nanofluids containing TiO2 nanoparticles, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 82, (2014), 123-131

51. S. A. Kapole, B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, R. D. Kulkarni, U. D. Patil, P. R. Gogate, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Intensification of corrosion resistance of 2 K epoxy coating by encapsulation of liquid inhibitor in nanocontainer core of sodium zinc molybdate and iron oxide, Composite Interfaces, 21 (6), (2014), 469-486

50. Prasad Gurav, S. Srinu Naik, Komel Ansari, S. Srinath, K. Anand Kishore, Y. Pydi Setty, Shirish H Sonawane, Stable Colloidal Copper Nano Particles for a Nanofluid: Production and Application,  Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 441, (2014), 589-597

49. S. R. Jadhav, V. K. Saharan, D. V. Pinjari, Shirish H Sonawane, D. Saini, A. B. Pandit, Intensification of degradation of imidacloprid in aqueous solutions by combination of hydrodynamic cavitation with various advanced oxidation processes (AOPs), Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 1 (4), (2013), 850-857

48. Sunita Raut- Jadhav , Virendra Kumar Saharan , Dipak V Pinjari, Shirish H Sonawane, Daulat Saini, Aniruddha B Pandit, Synergetic effect of combination of AOPs (hydrodynamic cavitation and H2O2) on the degradation of neonicotinoid class of insecticide, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 261, (2013), 139-147

47. B. A. Bhanvase, Y. Kutbuddin, R. N. Borse, N. R. Selokar, D. V. Pinjari, P. R. Gogate, S. H. Sonawane, and A. B. Pandit, Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis of Calcium Zinc Phosphate Pigment and its Application in Nanocontainer for Active Anticorrosion Coatings, Chemical Engineering Journal, 231, (2013), 345-354

46. S. Barkade, D. V. Pinjari, U. T. Nakate, A. K. Singh, P. R. Gogate, J. B. Naik, S. H. Sonawane and   A. B. Pandit, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of Polythiophene/SnO2 Hybrid nanolatex particles for LPG Sensing, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 74, (2013), 115-123

45. S. S. Barkade, D. V. Pinjari, A. K. Singh, P. R. Gogate, J. B. Naik, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted miniemulsion polymerization for preparation of polypyrrole zinc oxide (PPy/ZnO) functional latex for LPG sensing, Industrial Engineering and Chemistry Research, 52, (2013), 7704-7712

44. M. P. Deosarkar, S. M. Pawar, S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, Process Intensification of Uniform Loading of SnO2 Nanoparticles on Graphene Oxide Nanosheets using a Novel Ultrasound Assisted In-Situ Chemical Precipitation Method,  Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 70, (2013), 48-54

43. K. Prasad, Shirish H Sonawane , Meifang Zhou, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted synthesis and characterization of poly(methyl methacrylate)/CaCO3 nanocomposites,  Chemical Engineering Journal, 219, (2013), 254-261

42. A. P. Hage, S. R. Shirsat, P. R. Gogate,   S. H. Sonawane, Adsorption of Brilliant green dye on the Ultrasonically synthesized Poly(acrylic acid) hydrogel loaded with the Kaoline clay,  Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20, (2013), 914-923

41. M. A. Patel, B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane, Synthesis of Novel Cerium Zinc Molybdate Nanoparticles as an Anticorrosive Pigment by Using Innovative Ultrasound-Assisted Approach, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20, (2013), 906-913

40. S. R. Shirsath, D. V. Pinjari , P. R. Gogate , S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of doped TiO2 nano-particles: Characterization and comparison of effectiveness for photocatalytic oxidation of dyestuff effluent,  Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20 (1), (2013), 277-286

39. G. A. Patil, M. L. Bari, B. A. Bhanvase, Vivek Ganvir, S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, Intensification of synthesis of colloidal silver nanoparticles in microreactor: Effect of surfactant and process parameters, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 62, (2012), 69-77

38. S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, A. A. Jamali, S. K. Dubey, S. S. Kale, D. V. Pinjari, R. D. Kulkarni, P. R. Gogate and A. B. Pandit, Improved Active Anticorrosion Coatings using Layer-By-Layer Assembled ZnO Nanocontainers with Benzotriazole,  Chemical Engineering Journal, 189-190, (2012), 464- 472

37. B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Synthesis of Exfoliated Poly(Styrene-co-Methyl Methacrylate)/MMT Nanocomposite via Ultrasound Assisted In-Situ Emulsion Copolymerization, Chemical Engineering Journal, 181-182, (2012), 770-778

36. S. R. Shirsath, S. H. Sonawane, P. R. Gogate, Intensification of extraction of natural products using ultrasonic irradiations - A review of current status,  Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 53, (2012), 10-23

35. K. S. Kulkarni, K. J. Kunte, S. H. Sonawane and A.B.Pandit, Influence of activation by UV light of nano/micro porous plant precursor carbon and its application in CO2 gas Adsorption, International Journal of Green Nanotechnology, 3 (4), (2011), 292-301

34. B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Process intensification of encapsulation of functionalized CaCO3 nanoparticles using ultrasound assisted emulsion polymerization, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 50 (11-12), (2011), 1160-1168

33. S. R. Shirsath, A .P. Hage, M. Zhou, S. H. Sonawane, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted preparation of nanoclay Bentonite-FeCo nanocomposite hybrid hydrogel: A potential responsive sorbent for removal of organic pollutant from water, Desalination, 281, (2011), 429-437

32. Shirish H Sonawane, Shaliesh Ghodke, R. W. Gaikawad, K. C. Mohite, TIO2/Nanoclay nanocomposite for phenol degradation in sonophotocatalytic reactor, The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 90 (5), 2012, 1153-1159

31. B. A. Bhanavase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Analysis of semibatch emulsion polymerization: Role of ultrasound and initiator, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 19 (1), (2012), 97-103

30. S. P. Gumfekar, K. J. Kunte, L. Ramjee, K. H. Kate, S. H. Sonawane, Synthesis of CaCO3 -P(MMA-BA ) Nanocomposite and its Application in Water based Alkyd Emulsion Coating, Progress in Organic Coatings, 72 (4), (2011), 632-637

29. S. H. Sonawane, R. Chikate, S. Nigam, R. Limaye and S. Meshram, Photocatalytic Degradation of Phenol using ZnO Nanoclay under UV-irradiation in CSTR,  Chemical Engineering Journal, 172, (2011), 1008-1015

28. S. S. Barkade, J. B. Naik, S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound assisted miniemulsion synthesis of PANI/Ag nanocomposite and its application for ethanol vapor sensing, Colloid and Surfaces: A Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 378, (2011), 94-98

27. S. A. Kapole, R. D. Kulkarni, S. H. Sonawane, Performance Properties of acrylic and acrylic-polyol polyurethane based hybrid system via addition of nano-CaCO3 nanoclay,  The Candian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 89 (6), 2011, 1590-1595

26. S. H. Sonawane, B. Neppolian, B. Teo, F. Grieser and M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound-Assisted Preparation of Semiconductor/Polymer Photo anodes and Their Photo electrochemical Properties, Journal of physical chemistry C,  114 ,  (2010), 5148-5153

25. A. Bhanvase, A. Kavathekar, W. Khairdi, K. Rajamohan, S. H. Sonawane, Preparation and Characterization of Poly (Acrylic Acid) - Polyethylene Glycol Hydrogels, International Journal of Advances in Chemical Engineering &Technology, (IJACET), 1 (1), 2010

24. S. H. Sonawane, B. Teo, A. Brotchie, F. Grieser and M. Ashokkumar, Sonochemical Synthesis of ZnO Encapsulated Functional Nanolatex and its Anticorrosive Performance, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research,  49 (5), (2010), 2200-2205

23. Shirish H. Sonawane, Sarang P. Gumfekar, Kunal H. Kate, Satish P. Meshram, Kshitij J. Kunte, Laxminarayan Ramjee, Candrashekhar M. Mahajan, Madan G. Parande and Muthupandian Ashokkumar, Hydrodynamic Cavitation-Assisted Synthesis of Nanocalcite, International Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2010. (2010), 1-8

22. S. H. Sonawane, C. Kapadnis, S. Meshram and S. Gumfekar, Sonochemical Formation of CaCO3 Nanoparticles with Controlled Particle Size Distribution, International Journal of Green Nanotechnology: Physics and Chemistry, 2 (2), 2010, 69-79

21. B. A. Bhanvase and S. H. Sonawane, New approach for simultaneous enhancement of anticorrosive and mechanical properties of coatings: Application of water repellent nano CaCO3 -PANI emulsion nanocomposite in alkyd resin, Chemical Engineering Journal, 156 (1) , (2010), 177-183

20. G. Malwatkar, S. H. Sonawane and L. Waghmare, Tuning PID controllers for higher order oscillatory systems with improved performance. ISA Transactions, 48 (3), (2009), 347-353

19. J. Jawalkar, P. More, S. Damkale, R. Kumarb, B. Yadav, A. Vishwanath, S. H. Sonawane and P. Khanna, Effect of Organic Chromophore on Nano-Sized TiO2: Optical Properties and Humidity Sensing,  International Journal of Green Nanotechnology: Physics and Chemistry, 1 (1), (2009), 40-50

18. C. Mahajan, A. Godbole, S. P. Gumfekar, S. H. Sonawane, M. Takwale, Characterization of transparent conducting Al:ZnO thin films deposited by chemical spray pyrolysis, Advance Materials Research, 67, (2009), 103-108

17. Bharath A. Bhanvase, Sarang P. Gumfekar and Shirish H. Sonawane, Water Based PMMA-Nano-CaCO3 Nanocomposite by In-Situ Polymerization Technique: Synthesis, Characterization and Mechanical Properties, Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 48 (9), (2009), 939-944

16. S. H. Sonawane, P. Khanna, S. Meshram, C. Mahajan, M. Deosarkar, S. Gumfekar, Effect of surfactant on synthesis of calcium carbonate nanoparticles using sonochemical carbonization, International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering (Be press), 7 (47) , (2009), 1-15

15. S. H. Sonawane, P. L. Chaudhari, S. A. Ghodke, M. G. Parande, V. M. Bhandari, S. Mishra, R. D. Kulkarni, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of Polyacrylic Acid-Nanoclay nanocomposite and its application in sonosorption studies of Malachite Green dye, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 16 (3), (2009), 351-355

14. H. Sonawane, P. Chaudhari, S. Ghodke, S. Meshram and S. Phadtare, Investigation of Sonochemical Adsorption of dye onto bentonite Nanoclay, Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, 68, (2009), 162-167

13. H. Sonawane, S. Shirsath, P. Khanna, S. Pawar, C. Mahajan, V. Paithankar, V. Shinde and C. Kapadnis, An innovative method for effective micro mixing of CO2 gas during synthesis of nano calcite crystal using sonochemical carbonization, Chemical Engineering Journal 143, (2008), 308-313

12. M. G. Parande, S. H. Sonawane, S. P. Gumfekar and K. H. Kate, Continuous fractional crystallization: A versatile separation technique, Chemical Engineering World, 43 (9), (2008), 100-102

11. S. H. Sonawane, S. Kapole and R. Kulkarni, Process Development and synthesis of nanoclay and calcite synthesis and there applications in surface coating industry, Paint India, 47 (5), (2008), 97-102

10. S. H. Sonawane, S. Gharat, J. Dixit, K. Patil, V. Mane, Biodiesel Synthesis from Karanja Oil using Transeterfication Reaction, Asian Journal of Chemistry, 20, (2008), 857-862

9. S. H. Sonawane, P. Chaudhari, S. Ghodke, S. Gulig, A. Bane and A. Mirikar, Combine Effect of ultrasound and nanoclay on adsorption of Phenol, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 15, (2008), 1033-1037

8. Satish P. Meshram, Pankaj S. Adhau, Shrikant S. Gawande, Umesh A. Wawge, Shirish H. Sonawane, Potassium peroxydisulphate Copper (II) as novel and versatile reagent system for the synthesis of Bis (indolyl) methanes,  Asian Journal of Chemical and Environment Research, 2 (2), (2008)

7. S. Mishra, A. Mukherji, S. H. Sonawane and D. K. Sharma, Nonisothermal Crystallization modeling and Simulation of polypropylene / nano Ca3(PO4)2 composites with variation in wt. % of loading and reduction in nanosize,  Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 45, (2006), 641-651

6. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, A. Mukherji, H. Mruthutinjaya, Effect of nanosize CaSO4 and Ca3(PO4)2 particles on rheological behavior of polypropylene and its simulation with mathematical model, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 100 (5), (2006), 4190-4196

5. S. Ambade, S. H. Sonawane and Mane, Chemical Synthesis of P-type nanocrystalline copper selenide thin films for heterojunction solar cells, Applied Surface Science, 253 (4), (2006), 2123-2126

4. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, N. Badgujar, K. Gurav, D. Patil, Comparative Study of Nanoparticles and Fly ash on Mechanical and Flame Retarding Properties of PBR Rubber, Journal Applied Polymer Science, 96, (2005), 6-9

3. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, P. Singh, Studies on Characterization of Nano CaCO3 Prepared by in Situ Deposition Technique and Its Application in PP-nano CaCO3 Composites, Journal of Polymer Science/Part B: Polymer Physics, 43 (1), (2005), 107-113

2. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, V. Chitodkar, Characterization and Mechanical Properties of Epoxy -CaCO3 Nano Composites, Polymer-Plastics Technology & Engineering, 44, (2005), 463-473

1. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, R. P. Singh, A. Bendale and K. Patil, Effect of nano-Mg(OH)2 on the mechanical and flame-retarding properties of polypropylene composites, Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 94 (1), (2004), 116-122

 

Book Editor(s):

  1.  Y. Pydi Setty,  Shirish Sonawane,  S. Srinu Naik, Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering: Trends and Developments,  January 30, 2015 by Apple Academic Press  Content: 375 Pages
 

 Book Chapters:

 

22. Bhaskar Bethi, Shirish Sonawane, and Bharat Bhanvase, Role of Process Intensification by Ultrasound Hydrodynamic Cavitation for the Development of Hybrid Wastewater Treatment Processes,  Handbook of Ultrasonics and Sonochemistry, April, 2016, Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2015, DOI 10.1007/978-981-287-470-2_59-1

21. Shaik, S.H. Sonawane, S.S. Barkade, and B.A. Bhanvase, Synthesis of Inorganic, Polymer and Hybrid Nanoparticles Using Ultrasound,  Handbook of Ultrasonics and Sonochemistry, April, 2016, Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2015, DOI 10.1007/978-981-287-470-2_17-1

20. Nanoencapsulation and nanocontainer based delivery systems for drugs, flavors, and aromas" Nanotechnology in food industry, volume II, Encapsulations, ISBN:9780128043073, alex book chapter, 928

19. Suresh Kumar, S. H. Sonawane, M. Zhou, M. Ashokkumar and Vikas Mittal, Synthesis of Graphene-TiO2Nanocomposites for Decolorization of Malachite Green Using Hydrodynamic Cavitation Based Hybrid Techniques for the Degradation of Malachite Green Using a Hybrid Advanced Oxidation Process,  Nanomaterials Physical, Chemical and Biological Applications, Oct, 2016, ISBN: 9781771884617, Apple Academic Press, 410 pages

18. Bhaskar Bethi, S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, Vikas Mittal and M. Ashokkumar, Sonochemical Synthesis of Go-ZnO Nanophotocatalyst for the Degradation of Malachite Green Using a Hybrid Advanced Oxidation Process, Nanomaterials Physical, Chemical, and Biological Applications, Oct, 2016, ISBN: 9781771884617, Apple Academic Press, 410 pages

17. Shabana Shaik and S. H. Sonawane, Poly Methyl Methacrylate Coated Hematite/Alumina Nanoparticles: Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis and Its Characterization, Nanomaterials Physical, Chemical, and Biological Applications. Oct, 2016, ISBN:9781771884617, Apple Academic Press, 410 pages

16. P. V. Mankar, S. A. Ghodke and S. H. Sonawane, Adsorption of anionic dye onto tbac-modified halloysite nanotubes, Process Modeling, Simulation, and Environmental Applications in Chemical Engineering, Apple Academic Press, ISBN: 9781771883245, June, 2016, 350 pages

15. S. E. Karekar, A. J. Jadhav ,C. R. Holkar, N. L. Jadhav , D. V. Pinjari , A. B. Pandit, B. A. Bhanvase , S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasonically created rectangular shaped zinc phosphate nanopigment Process Modeling, Simulation, and Environmental Applications in Chemical Engineering, Apple Academic Press, ISBN: 9781771883245, June, 2016, 350 pages

14. K. Ansari, S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, M. L. Bari, K. Ramisetty, L. Shaikh, Y. Pydi Setty, M. Ashokumar, Production of zinc sulphide nanoparticles using continuous flow microreactor, Process Modeling, Simulation, and Environmental Applications in Chemical Engineering, Apple Academic Press, ISBN: 9781771883245, June, 2016, 350 pages

13. R. S. Chandekar, K. Pushparaj, G. K. Pillai, M. Zhou, S. H. Sonawane, M. P. Deosarkar, B. A. Bhanvase, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of hydrogels and the associated effects on water/dye intake, Process Modeling, Simulation, and Environmental Applications in Chemical Engineering, Apple Academic Press, ISBN: 9781771883245, June, 2016, 350 pages

12. B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane and M. P. Deosarkar, Preparation of PANI/calcium zinc phosphate nanocomposite using ultrasound assisted in situ emulsion polymerization and its application in anticorrosion coatings, Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering: Trends and Developments, January, 2015, ISBN: 9781771880770, Apple Academic Press, 375 Pages

11. S. A. Kapole, B. A. Bhanvase, R. D. Kulkarni and S. H. Sonawane, Synthesis of 2K polyurethane coating containing combination of nano bentonite clay, nano-CaCO3 and polyester polyol and its performance evaluation on ABS substrate, Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering: Trends and Developments, January, 2015, ISBN: 9781771880770, Apple Academic Press, 375 Pages

10. M. L. Bari, S. H. Sonawane and S. Mishra, Formation of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles in Continuous Flow Micro-Reactor System, Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering: Trends and Developments, January, 2015, ISBN: 9781771880770, Apple Academic Press, 375 Pages

9. M. Suresh Kumar, S. Niraj, Anshul Jain, Sonal Gupta, Vikash Ranjan, Makarand Pimplapure and S. H. Sonawane, Comparative study of production of stable colloidal copper nanoparticles using micro-reactor and advanced-flow reactor, Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering: Trends and Developments, January, 2015, ISBN: 9781771880770, Apple Academic Press, 375 Pages

8. S. S. Barkade, G. R. Gajare, S. Mishra, J.B Naik, P. R. Gogate, D.V. Pinjari and S. H. Sonawane, Recent trends of carbon nanotubes/graphene functionalization for gas/vapour sensing, Chemical Functionalization of Carbon Nanomaterials: Chemistry and Applications, CRC Press, ISBN: 9781482253948, July, 2015, Pages 868-897

7. M. Nidhin, K. J. Sreeram, B. U. Nair, J. Jakubowicz, G. Adamek, S. E. Karekar, B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane, Suman Singh, V. K. Meena, Jain D. V. S., M. L. Singla, complexities in nanomaterials-case studies, Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, 2014, 1, 317-423, Apple Academic Press.

6. S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, R. D .Kulkarni and P. Khanna, Cavitation: A novel energy-efficient technique for the generation of nanomaterials ultrasonic processing for synthesis of nanocomposite via insitu emulsion polymerization and their applications, Pan Stanford Publishing, July, 2014, ISBN: 9789814411547, 433 pages, CRC Press

5. S. E. Karekar, B. A. Bhanvase and S. H. Sonawane, Sustained and responsive release of corrosion inhibiting species from multilayered assembly of zinc phosphomolybdate nanocontainers with application in anticorrosive paint coating formulation, Advanced Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, Apple Academic Press, June 2014, ISBN: 9781926895796, 402 pages

4. S. S. Barkade, B. A. Bhanvase and S. H. Sonawane, Sonochemical synthesis of Functional hybrid nanomaterials containing polyaniline and their applications, Chemistry Research and Applications and Polymer Science and Technology, in Trends in Polyaniline Research, Nova Science Publisher, 2013, ISBN: 9781628084245, 53-80, 408 pages

3. S. H. Sonawane, S. S. Kalode, Niraj Sikwal and B. A. Bhanvase, Role of Cavitation in formation nanostructure inorganic and nano latex materials and their applications, Handbook of Functional Nanomaterials, Nova Science Publishers, USA

2. B. A. Bhanvase and S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis and Its Effect on the properties of CaCOPolymer Nanocomposites , Polymer Nanocomposite Coatings, CRC Press, 2013, ISBN 9781466557307, 351 pages

1. B. A. Bhanvase, C. V. Kapadnis and S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound Assisted Preparation of CaCO3 and its Application in Polymer Nanocomposites, Nanomaterials and Nanodevices  -Manufacturing Characterization and Applications, ISBN: 9788184352221, Adheyan publishers, New Delhi

 

International & National Conferences:

1. Sonawane. S. and Kulkarni, A.(2005): Adsorption Kinetics Characterization of Dye onto Novel Nanoclay in Aqueous Solution. International Congress of Chemistry and Environment, ICCE-2005, December 2005
2. Sonawane, S., Mishra, S., Mukharji, A. (2004): Studies on Mechanical and Rheological Thermal Properties of CaSO4 -PP nanocomposites. Polymer Plastic Engineering and Technology. Advances in Polymer Science, December 2004
3. Sonawane, S. and Mishra, S. (2004): Effect of nano-size of CaCO3 particles on rheological behavior on alkyd resin and its simulation with mathematical model.  C.V Raman Memorial Seminars, February 2004.
4. Sonawane, S. and Mishra, S. (2005): Application of Non-isothermal Crystallization Kinetic models for Polypropylene/nano CaCO3 composite with variation in nanosize. National Conference on Recent Trends in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, December 2005.
5. Sonawane, S. and Mishra, S.(2003): Mechanical and flame retarding properties of nano Mg(OH)2 filled PP. National seminar on  SPI Pune Chapter Foundation Day seminar, NCL Pune.  August 2003.
6. Sonawane, S., Mukherji, A. and Mishra, S.,(2004): Studies on structural effect of  nano CaSO4 and nano Ca3(PO4)2 on Mechanical and Thermal Properties of PP nanocomposites. International Conference on Polymers for Advanced Technologies MACRO 2004, Thiruvananthapuram India, December 2004
7. Sonawane, S., Mukherji, A. and Mishra, S.(2004): Studies on structural  effect of nanosize CaSO4  particles on rheological behavior of PP and its simulation  with mathematical modelInternational Conference on Polymers for Advanced Technologies MACRO 2004, Thiruvananthapuram India, December 2004
8. Sonawane,S., Patil, K.(2005): Synthesis and kinetics of Bio diesel from Karanaj Oil. First national seminar on recent trends in chemical technology, Jalgaon India, December 2005
9. Shirish Sonawane, J. Dixit, S.H. Gharat, C.V. Kapadnis, S. Ambade, Anant Kulkarni, Adsorption Kinetics Characterization of Dye onto Novel Nanoclay in Aqueous Solution, International Congress of Chemistry and Environment, ICCE-2005, Indore from 24 to 26 December 2005
10.  Sonawane, S., Parande, M., Bane, A., Ambade, S. and Phadtare, S.(2006): Synthesis of nanoclay Bentonite and its applications for waste water treatment. National Conference on Recent trends in chemical Engineering and Environmental Engineering, Indore India, November 2006
11.  Sonawane, S. and Kapadnis, C.(2007): Exfoliated Bentonite for waste water treatment application. ICME-2007 International Conference on Manufacturing Technology, University of Mumbai and Parshavnath Engineering, January 2007
12.  Sonawane, S., Mishra, S. and Kulkarni, R.(2007);  Effect of Reduction in particle size of  nano CaCO3 on rheological behaviors of alkyd resin. ICME-2007 International Conference on Manufacturing Technology, University of Mumbai and Parshavnath Engineering, January 2007
13.  Rohani, M., Sonawane, S. and Apte, A. (2007): Effects of nanoclay at PMMA on strinkage control of cured unsaturated polyester resins, Innovation in Composite materials for the new century. International and INCCOM-06 conference on     future trends in composite material and processing, IIT Kanpur,  December 2007
14.  Sonawane, S., Kapadnis, C., Shinde, V., Pawar, S. and  Nigam, S.(2008): Environmetally friendly synthesis route of nano calite crystal using Sonochemical Carbonization.  International Conference on Sensors Processing, Communication, control  and       Instrumentation SSPCCIN, VIT Pune, January 2008
15.  Mahajan, C., Soanwane, S., Godbole, A., Gumphekar, S.,Kulpe, V., Kulkarni,S.and Takawale, M.(2008): Synthesis of Zic Oxide nanorods by Chemical Spray pyrolysis technique for optoelectric applications. International Conference on Sensors Processing, Communication, control  and Instrumentation SSPCCIN, VIT Pune, January 2008
16. Malvatkar, G., Sonawane, S., Maghade, D., Khandekar, A.,  Ajmera, P. and Gaikawad, J.(2008): Interaction analysis and controller design for multivariable systems. International Conference on Sensors Processing, Communication, control  and Instrumentation SSPCCIN, VIT Pune, January 2008.
17.  Gharat, S., Kapadnis, C. and Sonawane, S. (2007): Enhanced adsorption using ultrasound Nanoclay for Dye. Young Research conference, Dr B.A.Technological University ,Lonere, March 2007
18.  Sonawane,S. and Mirikar, A.(2007): Process Development and Synthesis of  Organically modified nanoclay (Nano-adsorbent) for waste water treatment. Pune University Teachers Conference, November 2007
19.  Bhanvase,B.,  Pinjari, D., Sonawane, S.  and Pandit, A.(2009):  Sonochemical Synthesis Of Poly(Methyl Methacrylate) (Pmma) Nanoparticles. The Fourth Asian Particle Technology Symposium APT 2009, September 2009
20.  Neppolian, B., Hussain, A., Sonawane, S., Grieser, F. and Ashokkumar, M. (2010): Polymers in Photocatalysis for Future Energy Conversion Devices RAPT conference, Jalgaon India. Dec 27-29 2009
21.  Kulkarni, S., Meshram, S., Sonawane, S. and Khanna, P.(2008): Photolytic Degradation of Phenol using ZnO modified bentonite clay under irridation of UV-light in CSTR. Second International Symposium on Advanced Materials & Polymers for Aerospace and Defense Applications V SAMPADA 2008.  Poster presentation
22.  S. S. Barkade, M. B. Chaudhari, S. A. Mane, P. D. Meshram, K. P. More, M. M.    Kulkarni, J. B. Naik, S. H. Sonawane (2009) A novel candidate for ethanol vapor sensing: Polyaniline/silver nanocomposite RAPT conference, Jalgaon India. Dec 27-29
23.  K S.Kulkarni S.H.sonawane (2009)Microwave assisted nano carbon materials synthesis for adsorption of gas Third  Thailand Nanotechnology Conference Health energy and  Environment  AIT, Bankok Dec 21-22
24.  Yogesh Patil, S.H.Sonawane and P.K.Khanna, Fabrication of photoactive TiO2/PMMA films, Priyesh More, Ritesh Kumar, 2nd Int. Symp. on Advanced materials and Polymers for Aerospace and Defence Applications , (SAMPADA-2008) Pune, Dec. 8-12, 2008. Oral Presentation
25.  G. M. Malwatkar, D. K. Maghade, A. A. Khandekar, S. H. Sonawane, Design ofPI/PID Controllers for Multivariable Systems, in Proceedings of the International conference on Emerging Technologies and Application in Engineering, Technology and Sciences, Saurashtra University Rajkot, India, 2008. pp. 727-732
26.  S. H.  Sonawane, S. P. Meshram and P.K. Khanna, Synthesis of Magnesium carbonate (MgCO3) nanoparticles using Sonochemical carbonization, 2nd Int. Symp. on Advanced materials and Polymers for Aerospace and Defence Applications (SAMPADA-2008) Pune, Dec. 8-12, 2008. Poster Presentation
27.  Shailesh Ghodke, Prashant Chaudhari, Shirish Sonawane, Madan Parande, Sonophotocatalytic Degradation of Phenol using ZnO-Nanoclay mixture, National Seminar on Role of Nanothechnology in Polymer & Chemical Industries at UDCT, NMU, Jalgaon (M S), 15th March 2008 (Winner)
28.  Kishlay Pushpraj, Ganesh Pillai, Rohan Chandekar, Satish P. Meshram, Shirish H. Sonawane. Cavitation assisted synthesis of novel Polyacrylic Nanocomposite hydro gels for dye adsorption studies, Poster presented in international conference on Nanobiomaterials for Environmental applications (ICNEA 2009) at National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI-CSIR), Nagpur.
29. Prashant B. Banote, Jayant A. Mahadik, Satish P. Meshram, Shirish H. Sonawane, Synthesis and Characterization of ZnO modified nanoclay for efficient photo-oxidation of Phenol, Poster presented for national seminar on Recent Advances in Polymer Technology (RAPT-09)
30.  B. A. Bhanvase, A.P. Hage, M.J. Deshpande, S. H. Sonawane, Property Profile Studyof Indirect Sonochemical in-situ Synthesis of Polyaniline/CaCO3 Composite, National Conference on Recent Advances in Polymer Technology (RAFT-2009) held at Department of Chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University, Jalgoan on January 30, 2009
31.  Shirish Sonawane K J Kunte Polymer Gel Eletrolyte membrane nanocomposite for lithium Batteries National conference on polymer Technology June 2010
32.  B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane  hybrid nanomaterials synthesis using ultrasound assisted technique First International Conference on Nanomaterials,  Synthesis, Characterization & Applications (ICN 2012) 10-13 January 2011, Kottayam, Kerala, India
33.  Anup Hage S.H.Sonawane Bharat Bhanvase and others Polymer hydrogel nanocomposite for wate water treatment National conference on nanostructure and nanomaterials 2010 NMU Jalgaon
34.  B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, A. B. Pandit and S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis of Poly (Methyl Methacrylate-co-Styrene) by Emulsion Copolymerization, Presented in International Conference on Nanotechnology- Materials and Composites for Frontier Applications (Nanocon -10) held in Pune during 14-15th Oct., 2010
35.  P. D. Jolhe, S. P. Meshram, S. H. Sonawane, S. R. ShirsathZnO-Bentonite nanocomposite catalyzed photodegradation of Methyl Violet in presence of UV-light Presented in International Conference on Nanotechnology- Materials and Composites for Frontier Applications (Nanocon -10) held in Pune during 14-15th Oct., 2010
36.  B. A. Bhanvase, S.E. Karekar, Sameer Kapole, R. D. Kulkarni, D. V. Pinjari, A. B.Pandit, S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of zinc molybdate antocorrosive pigment and its role in polyvinyl ester coating, Coatings Science International 2012
37.  Sameer Kapole, R. D. Kulkarni, B. A. Bhanvase, A. B. Pandit, S. H. Sonawane,Performance of TDI modified soya alkyd nanocomposite coating containing calciumcarbonate and Iron Oxide on wood substrate, Coatings Science International 2012
38.  B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Sonochemical Synthesis of Poly(Methyl Methacrylate) (PMMA) Nanoparticles, presented at 4th Asian Particle Technology Symposium (APT 2009) held in New Delhi during 14-16 September 2009
39.  B. A Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane, R. D. Kulkarni, A. B. Pandit, Corrosion Inhibitors Release from Layer By Layer Assembled for Active Anticorrosion Coatings, Recent Advances in Polymer Technology (RAPT) 2012, Jalgaon.
40.  B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane, Property Profile Study of Sonochemical in-situSynthesized PMMA/CaCO3 Nanocomposite, Regional Conference for Pune University College Teachers, INNOVATION 2009 held at Sinhgad College of Engineering, Pune -41 during December 16-17, 2009
41.  B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane, Study on Synthesis and Characterization ofPMMA/CaCO3 Composite Particles by Ultrasound Assisted Semi batch In-situEmulsion Polymerization, Regional Conference for Pune University College Teachers, INNOVATION 2010 held at P.D.V.V.P. College of Engineering, Ahmednagar-41 during October 27-28, 2010
42.  Mahendra L. Bari, Pritam Patil,  Satyendra Mishra  Shirish H.Sonawane Continuous Production of Colloidal Iron Nanoparticles using Microreactor   Workshop on Continuous & Intensified Processes for Specialty chemicals December 19-20, 2011 Chemical Engineering & Process Development Division National Chemical Laboratory, Pune 411008
43.  B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane A Novel and Effective Ultrasound Assisted Method for Synthesis of Graphene from Rick Husk and Graphene-Ag Composite Nanoparticles  Second International Conference on Nanomaterials, Synthesis, Characterization & Applications (ICN 2012) 12-15 January 2012, Kottayam, Kerala, India
44.  Komel A Ansari, Shirish. H Sonawane, Y. Pydi Setty  Continuous Flow Micro Reactor System For Zinc Sulphide Nano Particles Chemference/2012  11/12/2012 IIT Mumbai
45.  Prasad Gurav, A S. Deshmukh, K Anand Kishore S Srinu Naik, Y. Pydi Setty , Shirish Sonawane Heat Transfer Analysis Of Nanofluid In Copper Tube With Constant Heat Flux Chemference/2012  11/12/2012 IIT Mumbai
46.  Komel Ansari, Shirish Sonawane, Y Pydi Setty, Process Intensification of Nanoparticle Production Process using Microreactor, RAPT, ICT Jalgaon, during 14-15 Feb 2013
47.  Pydi Setty,  Shirish Sonawane Need of center of innovation and incubation in academic institutes National Workshop on  Convergence of Government Agencies and Industries for Funding in R&D (CGAIF-R&D 2012)  July 26-27, 2012 
48.  International Workshop on Advanced Materials Challenges for Alternative Energy Solutions (AMAES) Invited:Dr. S.Sonawane, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Sonochemical Approach for Production of Functional Nanomaterials and Applications 15-18 September 2013 Organized by DAAD DFG Germany
49.  K. Anand Kishore, Shirish Sonawane, T. Kamala, A study of waste water treatment using ceramic nanoporous membrane International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering India (ICCBPE-IN 2013)  National Institute of Technology Warangal AP India 506004 16-17 November 2013
50.  Sameer Kapole, bharat Bhanvase, Shirish Sonawane, Synthesis of 2K polyurethane coatings containing combinations of nano bentonite clay  nano CaCO3 and polyester  polyol and its performance evaluation on ABS substrate, International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering India (ICCBPE-IN 2013),  National Institute of Technology, Warangal, AP, India 506004, 16-17, November 2013
51.  Manish Kumar, Vaibhav Jain , Susheel Kumar, Srinu Naik. S,  Shirish Sonawane, Ultrasound assisted formation of stable emulsion membrane  and its application as liquid emulsion membrane, International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering India (ICCBPE-IN 2013),  National Institute of Technology, Warangal, AP, India 506004, 16-17 November 2013
52.  B. A. Bhanvase, S H Sonawane, M.P. Deosarkar, Preporation of PANI Calcium Zinc phosphate Nanocomposite Using ultrasound Assisted In Situ Emulsion Polymerziation and its Application in Anticorrosion Coatings, International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering India (ICCBPE-IN 2013), National Institute of Technology, Warangal, AP, India 506004, 16-17 November 2013
53.  Anshul Jain, Sonal Gupta, Vikash Ranjan, Suresh Madunuri, Shirish Sonawane, production of stable metal nanoparticles using Microreactor, International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering India (ICCBPE-IN 2013),  National Institute of Technology, Warangal, AP, India 506004, 16-17 November 2013
54.  Shekhar Gaikwad et al, Study of Unstable Product Synthesis in Corning® AFRTM  Reactor - Chemcon-2014 at Punjab University, Chandigarh.
55. Shabana Shaik, Shirish H Sonawane. Hematite and Magnetite Production Using Cavitation Method. Chemcon December 2014
56. Suresh Kumar, Shirish sonawane and others. Synthesis of Graphene-TiO2 nanocomposites for decolourization of malachite green using hydrodynamic cavitation based hybrid techniques. International Conference on Nanostructured Materials, December 18th -20th 2014.
57. Bhaskar Bethi, Shirish sonawane, M. Ashok kumar and others. Synthesis of Graphene oxide-ZnO nanocomposites for decolourization of malachite green using hydrodynamic cavitation based hybrid techniques. International Conference on Nanostructured Materials, December 18th -20th
58. Shabana shaik, shirish sonawane. Poly Methyl Methacrylate Coated Hematite/Alumina Nanoparticles-Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis and its Characterization International Conference on Nanostructured Materials, December 18th -20th
59.  Shekhar Giakawad et al Study of Biodiesel Synthesis in Corning® Advanced-FlowTM Reactor- INCEEE-2015 AT NIT Warangal, Telangana
60.  Shekhar gaikawad et al Continuous Production of Biodiesel from Waste Cooking Oil in Corning® Advanced-FlowTM Reactor -IIENG ORG-2015 at London UK
61.  Pritee Mankar, ShaileshGhodke, ShirishSonawane, Adsorption of Anionic Dye onto TBAC-Modified Halloysite Nanotubes, National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Engineering and Technology (REACT-2015), 27th& 28th Feb 2015, held at LIT Nagpur
62.  K. Ansari, S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, M. L. Bari, K. Ramisetty, L. Shaikh, Y. Pydi Setty, M. Ashokumar, Production of Zinc Sulphide Nanoparticles Using Continuous Flow Microreactor, Presented in National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Engineering and Technology, held at Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Nagpur, during 27-28 February 2015.
63.  R. S. Chandekar, K. Pushparaj, G. K. Pillai, M.Zhou, S. H. Sonawane, M.P. Deosarkar, B. A. Bhanvase, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted Synthesis of Hydrogels and The Associated Effects on Water/Dye intake, Presented in National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Engineering and Technology, held at Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Nagpur, during 27-28 February 2015
64.  S. E. Karekar, A. J. Jadhav ,C. R. Holkar, N. L. Jadhav , D. V. Pinjari , A. B. Pandit, B. A. Bhanvase , S. H. Sonawane Ultrasonically created rectangular shaped zinc phosphate nanopigment: Synthesis, Characterization and its anticorrosive performance National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Engineering and Technology, held at Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Nagpur, during 27-28 February 2015
65.  Shirish H. Sonawane, Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Bharat B KaleSynthesis of Graphene Oxide and Graphene Oxide (GO) Loaded With Palladium Nanoparticles as a Catalyst for PEM Fuel Cell Applications WCSM- 2015 Conference Korea 
66.  Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Uday Bagale, Shirish H. Sonawane. Synthesis of Palladium Nanoparticles as a Catalyst for PEM Fuel Cell Applications National Conference on Chemistry of Chalcogens (NC3-2015) DIAT Pune Jan 12-13 2015
67.  P Rajesh Kumar, Prashant L Suryawanshi, Shirish H Sonawane. Preparation of Carbon-Supported Pt-Co Nano catalysts by Sonochemical Approach for PEM Fuel Cells. Chemcon 2015, held at IIT gowhati, during December 28th -30th 2015
68.  Prashant L Suryawanshi, P Rajesh Kumar, Shirish H Sonawane. High temperature PBI membrane for fuel cell application. Chemcon 2015, held at IIT gowhati, during December 28th -30th 2015
69.  S. H. Sonawane, P. L. Suryawanshi, P. Rajesh Kumar, B. B. Kale, Functional polymer and nano-catalysts for the PEM Fuel cell application. 65th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference (CSChE2015), held at Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, during October 4th -7th 2015.
70.  Bhivgade UV, Sonawane SH, Studies on Process Parameters of Continuous Production of Nickel Nanoparticles Using Spiral Microreactor. International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering held at NITK Surathkal during Dec 20-22, 2015.


Indian Patents applications:

13.  S. H. Sonawane, Shabana Shaik and S. Srinath (2015) , Dispersion of nanoparticles into binder & plasticizer matrix and its process thereof, Application No.: 6001/CHE/2015 A, Publication Date: 27/11/2015

12. S. H. Sonawane, Prashant L. Suryawanshi and P. Rajesh Kumar (2015), Partial replacement of Pt catalyst using non-noble functional nanomaterials, Application No.: 5619/CHE/2015 A, Publication Date: 19/10/2015

11.  S. H. Sonawane, Abhijeet Kulkarni and R Satish Babu (2015), Continuous solution phase production of beta peptide using spiral copper channel microreactor, Application No.: 635/CHE/2015, Publication Date: 9/02/2015

10.  S. H. Sonawane and Niraj Sikwal (2014), Process for production of nano size iron oxide pigment, Application No.: 490/CHE/2014, Publication Date: 03/02/2014

9. S. H. Sonawane, Bharat A Bhanvase, Pydi Setty and S. Srinath (2013), System for preparation of nano organic pigment dispersions using cavitation reactors, Application No.: 233/MUM/2013 A, Publication Date: 08/03/2013

8. S. H. Sonawane, S. A. Kapole, R. D. Kulkarni, A. B. Pandit, B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari and P. R. Gogate (2013), Synthesis of corrosion inhibiting nano pigment comprising of nano pigment container for corrosion inhibitive coating, Application No.: 1539/MUM/2012, Publication Date: 22/06/2012

7. S. H. Sonawane, R. D. Kulkarni, S. Mishra, A. B. Pandit, S. Gumfekar, L. Ramjee, K. J. Kunte, K.H. Kate (2011), Synthesis of carbonate nanoparticles by new recycle reactor using cavitation technique, Application No.: 3546/MUM/2011, Publication Date: 02/08/2013

6. S. H Sonawane, K. J Kunte and S. R. Shirsath (2011), System for production of carbonate nanoparticles and a process for synthesis of the same using the said system, Application No.: 713/MUM/2011 A, Publication Date: 26/07/2013

5. S. H. Sonawane Kalpana Joshi, S. A Ghodke and S. E Karekar (2011), System for encapsulation and release of fragrant molecules using nanocontainer submitted under evaluation, Application No.3583/MUM/2011 A, Publication Date: 10/02/2012

4. S. H. Sonawane, S. Gumfekar, K. Kate, K. J. Kunte and L. Ramjee (2009), System for production of nanoparticles based on principle of hydrodynamic cavitation and synthesis procedure of nanoparticles using the same and a process thereof,  Indian Patent No.: 700/MUM/2009

3. S. H. Sonawane, C. Kapadnis, B. A. Bhanavase, S. Gumfekar and K. Kate (2009), Method of insertion of gas in ultrasound reactor and synthesis procedure of nano carbonate material using the same and a process thereof,  Indian Patent No.: 699/MUM/2009

2. S. H. Sonawane, M. Parande, A. Bane and S. Phadtare (2007), A process for making intercalated and exfoliated nanoclay and nanocomposite, Indian Patent No.: 2307/MUM/2007

1. S. H. Sonawane, R. D. Kulkarni and S. Mishra (2004), Utilization of nano-extenders for part replacement of TiO2 for enhancement of hiding power of surface coatings, Indian Patent No.: 11/MUM/2004

 

Workshops Organized:

  1. Organized 5 Day workshop on New Frontiers in Membrane Technology: Waste water and industrial effluent treatment sponsored by MHRD, Government of India under Global Initiative Academic Networks(GIAN)at National Institute of Technology during 14th -18th March, 2016.
  2. Organized 5 Day workshop on Sonoprocess Engineering sponsored by MHRD, Government of India under Global Initiative Academic Networks(GIAN) at National Institute of Technology during 22nd -26th February, 2016.
  3. Three day short term training program (STTP) on Advanced separation processes at National Institute of Technology, Warangal during 5th -7th February, 2016.
  4. Three day short term training program (STTP) on Process Intensification  at National Institute of Technology, Warangal during 18th - 20th December, 2015.
  5. Workshop on  Process Intensification by Advance Flow Reactor at Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, on  27 Feb 2015.
  6.  Applications of process Simulators in Chemical Engineering, at SGGS, Nanded, SGGSI&T, during  8 Jan-12 Jan, 2014.
  7. Sono Process Engineering and Reactors for Nanomaterials  (23 - 24 Feb 2013) at Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Warangal.
  8. Workshop on Advance Flow Reactor at Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, TS, India, on 4th Oct 2013.
  9. One Week Refreshers Course for Chemical Engineers and Technologist at University Institute of Chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, Nov 2011
  10. Two Days Workshop on Water treatment and Processes for Industries, FICCI-MOEF, Pune, March 12-15, 2010.
  11. Two Days workshop on Batch to Batch Optimization, VIT- Chemical Engineering Dept, during Feb 10-12, 2009.

 

International Conferences Organized:

  1.  International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering India (ICCBPE-India 2013) organized at  National Institute of Technology, Warangal,  T.S, India 506004.

 

Mini center of excellence:

Title
Duration
  Status
Project Cost
Funding agency
MiniCenter of Excellence on Sonoprocess Engineering for Nanomaterials
2012-2015
Ongoing
80 Lacs
NIT-MHRD funds Plan Grant
 
 

Invited Talks:

1.      Nanotechnology Applications in Chemical engineering, National workshop in Chemical Engineering College of Engineering Pravarnagar, Loni on March 15, 2007
2.      Nanoscience and Nanotechnology D.Y.Patil College of Engineering, Kolhapur on Nanotechnology on Jan 2006
3.      Nanocomposites and Applications AICTE sponsor training program on Nanotechnolog  Pravar collge of Engineering dated   31 may 2008
4.      Nanoclay and Nanocalcite particles applications in Water treatment and Automotive Industries MITCON-IRAMRA 2 days workshop on Nanotechnology : Nanoclay and Nanocalcite particles applications in Water treatment and Automotive Industries 15 -16 Jan 2006
5.      Functional nanolatex synthesis and application National conference on recent trends in Chemical Engineering and Nanotechnology  University Department of Chemical Technology, Jalgaon
6.      Nanostructure Materials Expert Lecture at KTHM College Nashik on Nanostructured materials on 30/01/2010
7.      Expert lecture at MS college in Malgeon on recent advances in chemistry on 29/01/2010
8.      Invited talk on Nanomterials synthesis using sonochemistry, Short term training program in Nanotechnology for teachers, North Maharashtra University Jalgaon 5 April 2010
9.      Lecture on Refresher course in chemistry and chemical technology Chemical Technology Department North Maharashtra University Jalgaon 19 Aug 2011
10.  Invited lecture Govt Polytechnic Nashik on Nanotechnology  15 sept 2011
11.  Invited lecture in North Maharashtra University Jalgaon for Induction Tranining program on Chemistry and Chemical Technology  Sept 2011
12.  Invited lecturer  in National conference in Recent trends in Chemistry and Nanotechnology MIT Pune 13 Jan 2011
13.  Invited talk in National seminar sponsored by UGC on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Mohite College Bharathi Vidyapeeth Pune
14.  Application of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Technology  VNIT Nagpur 19-20 Feb 2013
15.  Sonochemical Approach for Nanomaterials Production RV and JC College of Engineering Guntur
16.  Expert Lecture no Role of Electron Microscopy for Nanotechology Applications, Advances in Electron Microscopy 9th to 13th December 20013 materallegical and Material engineering department NIT Warangal.
17.  Stepping into Advanced-Flow Reactors during 25th and 26th  February, 2015 at Centre for Chemical Sciences & Technology, Institute of Science & Technology, JNTUH, Hyderabad.
18.  Seminar on Energy for Tomorrow, 13th March 2015, Functional nanomaterials for solar cells
19.  Applications of process Simulators in Chemical Engineering SGGS Nanded SGGSI&T, 8th Jan-12th Jan 2014, Nanded
20.  Key note address on nanotechnology and applications for engineers Nova Engineering College 6th March 2015 for technical event
21.  Recent trends in process intensification methods (RTPIM) 29th September 2014 Chemical Tech department Osmania University 29th Sept 2014

 

M.Tech/ Ph.D. Students guidance:

 

M.Tech Students

 S. No

 Name of students

Area of research

Current Status 

1
Mr. A.  Sumanth
Microreactor
completed
2
Mr. Niraj Sikwal
Atomization
 completed
3
Mr. Komel Ansari
Microreactor
 completed
4
 Abhijeet K
Microreactors
completed
5
Ms. Urvashi Bivgade
Microreactors
On going 
 Ph.D Scholars
1
Mr. M. Suresh Kumar
Process Intensification
On going
2
Ms. Shabana Shaik
Ultrasound Assisted Emulsion Polymerization
On going
3
Mr. Bhaskar Bethi
Waste Water treatment
On going
4
Mr. Prashant Surywanshi
Microreactor Nanomaterials for Fuel Cell Applications
On going
5
Mr. Uday Bagale
Functional Nano Coatings
On going
6
M. P. Rajesh Kumar
Uitrasound Nanomaterials for Fuel Cell Applications
On going
 7
 Mr. M. Yadagiree
 Microreactor
On going
 8
 Mr. D. Srinivasrao
Fuel cell process control
On going
 

Reviewer of Following Journals:

1.      Journal of Hazardous Material
2.      Journal of Chemical and Biotechnology
3.      Dyes and Pigments
4.      Journal of Environmental Progress
5.      Journal of Polymer Science Part B : polymer Physics
6.      Ultrasonics Sonochemistry
7.      Chemical Engineering Journal
8.      Material Science and Engineering Part B
9.      Environmental Chemistry Letters
10.  Journal of Environmental Management
11.  Journal of Polymers and the Environment
12.  Journal of material chemistry and physics
13.  Separation and Purification technology
14.  Material chemistry and physics
15.  Industrial Engineering and Chemistry Research (ACS)
16.  Applied Catalysis A : Environmental (ACS)
                                                                       

National & International Collaborations: 

  • Professor A. B Pandit, ICT-Mumbai.
  • Professor Muthupandian. Ashok Kumar, University of Melbourne, Australia.
  • Professor Franz Griser, University of Melbourne, Australia.
  • Professor Maria Norbeta Pinho, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Professor Clara Goncalves, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal
 
 
 

Course Taught Previously

 

1. Advanced Chemical Reaction Engineering (M.Tech)
2. Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals (B Tech)
3. Process Intesification (M.Tech)
4. Nanotechnology (B Tech)
5. Nanotechnology and Applications (B Tech)
6. Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering (B.Tech)
7. Chemical Reaction Engineering Laboratory (B.Tech)

Publications

 

List of Publications: 

Scopus total citations: 1020, H-Index: 20

79. S. Sharada, Prashant L. suryawanshi, Rajesh P Kumar P, Saranga P. Gumfekar, T. Balanarsaiah, Shirish H. Sonawane, Synthesis of Palladium Nanoparticles using Continuous Flow Microreactor, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 498, (2016), 297-304

78. Sunita Raut-Jadhav, Mandar P. Badve, Dipak V. Pinjari, Daulat R. Saini, Shirish H. Sonawane, Aniruddha B. Pandit, Treatment of the pesticide industry effluent using hydrodynamic cavitation and its combination with process intensifying additives (H2O2 and Ozone), Chemical Engineering Journal, 295, (2016), 326-335

77. B. A. Bhanvasea, S.D. Kamath, U.P. Patil, H.A. Patil, A.B. Pandit, S.H. Sonawane, Intensification of heat transfer using PANI nanoparticles and PANI-CuO nanocomposite based nanofluids ,Chemical Engineering and Processing, 104, (2016), 172-180

76. Sandip P. Patil, Bhaskar Bethi, G.H. Sonawane, V.S. Shrivastava, Shirish Sonawane, Efficient adsorption and photocatalytic degradation of Rhodamine B dye over Bi2O3-bentonite nanocomposites: A kinetic study,  Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 34, (2016), 356-363

75. Bhaskar Bethi, S.H. Sonawane, G.S. Rohit, C.R. Holkar, D.V. Pinjari, B.A. Bhanvase, A.B. Pandit, Investigation of TiO2 photocatalyst performance for decolorization in the presence of hydrodynamic cavitation as hybrid AOP, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28, (2016), 150-160

74. B. A. Bhanvase, M. A. Patel, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Intensification of Ultrasound-Assisted Process for the Preparation of Spindle-Shape Sodium Zinc Molybdate Nanoparticles,     Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28, (2016), 311-318

73. Sunita Raut-Jadhav, Dipak V. Pinjari, Daulat R. Saini, Shirish H. Sonawane, Aniruddha B. Pandit, Intensification of degradation of methomyl (carbamate group pesticide) by using the combination of ultrasonic cavitation and process intensifying additives,  Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 31, (2016), 135-142

72. Shailesh Adinath Ghodke, Shirish Hari Sonawane, Bharat Apparao Bhanvase, Satyendra Mishra, Kalpana Shrikant Joshi, Studies on Fragrance Delivery from Inorganic Nanocontainers:Encapsulation, Release and Modeling Studies, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series E, 96 (1), (2015), 45-53

71. R. Jadhav, D. Saini, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Effect of process intensifying parameters on the hydrodynamic cavitation based degradation of commercial pesticide (methomyl) in the aqueous solution, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28, (2015), 283-293.

70. Sandip P. Patil, V.S. Shrivastava, S H Sonawane, G.H. Sonawane, Synthesis of novel Bi2O3 -montmorillonite nanocomposite with enhanced photocatalytic performance in dye degradation, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 3, (2015), 2597-2603

69. Shirish H. Sonawane, Mahendra L. Bari, Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Jitendra S. Narkhede, Satyendra Mishra, B.A. Bhanvase, Effect of Process Parameters on Properties of Colloids in a Continuous-Flow Microreactor System, Chemical Engineering & Technology, 38 (10), (2015), 1765-1773

68. A. Bhanvase, S.H. Sonawane, Effect of type and loading of surfactant on ultrasound-assisted synthesis of CaZn2(PO4)2 nanoparticles by chemical precipitation, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 95, (2015), 347-352

67. Prasad Gurav, Srinu Naik, B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H Sonawane, M. Ashokkumar, Heat  transfer  intensification  using  polyaniline  based  nanofluids: Preparation  and application, Chemical  Engineering  and  Processing: Process Intensification,  95,  (2015),  195-201

66. N. P. Badgujar, Y. E. Bhoge, T. D. Deshpande, Bharat A Bhanvase, Parag Gogate, Shirish H Sonawane, Ravindra D Kulkarni,  Ultrasound assisted organic pigment dispersion: advantages of ultrasound method over conventional method, Pigment & Resin Technology, 44, (2015), 214-223

65. S.R. Shirsath,, A.P. Patil, B.A. Bhanvase, S.H. Sonawane, Ultrasonically Prepared Poly(acrylamide)-Kaolin Composite Hydrogel for Removal of Crystal Violet Dye from Waste water, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 3, (2015), 1152-1162

64. S.H Sonawane, A. Terrien, A. S. Figueiredo, M. Clara Gonçalves and M. N. De Pinho, The Role of Silver Nanoparticles on Mixed Matrix Ag/Cellulose Acetate Asymmetric Membranes Polymer Composites, 2015

63. Prashant Jolhe, Shirish H Sonawane, Bharat A Bhanvase, V. S. Patil , Sonochemical synthesis of peracetic acid in a continuous flow micro-structured reactor, Chemical Engineering Journal, 276, (2015), 91-96

62. Y. E. Bhoge, T. D. Deshpande, B. A. Bhanvase, P. R. Gogate, S. H. Sonawane, R. D. Kulkarni , Ultrasound-assisted organic pigment dispersion,  Pigment & Resin Technology, 44, (2015), 214-223

61. Y. Sumanth, B. A. Bhanvase, Vikas Mittal, Shirish H Sonawane, Process Intensification of Copper Chromite (CuCr2O4) Nanoparticle Production Using Continuous Flow Microreactor, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 89,( 2015), 28-34

60. L. I. Bhagawat, Dipak Pinjari, Bharat A Bhanvase V. S. Patil, B. B. Kale, S. H. Sonawane, M. Ashokkumar, Sonoprocessing of Nano-Sized LiFePO4 and nanocomposite for cathode material  for Lithium  Ion Batteries,  Polymer Composites, (2015), DOI:10.1002/pc.23363

59. Sammit Karekar, B. A. Bhanvase, Dipak Pinajari, Shirish H Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Synthesis of Zinc Molybdate and Zinc Phosphomolybdate Nanopigments by an Ultrasound Assisted Route: Advantage over Conventional Method, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 87, (2015), 51-59

58. BA. Bhanvase, N. S. Darda, N. C. Veerkar, A. S. Shende, S. R. Satpute, S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of PANI/ZnMoO4 nanocomposite for simultaneous improvement in anticorrosion, physico-chemical properties and its application in gas sensing, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 24, (2015), 87-97

57. A. J. Jadhav, S. E. Karekar, D. V. Pinjari, Y. G. Datar, B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Devlopment of Smart Nanocontainers With A Zinc Phosphate Core and A pH-Responsive Shell for Controlled Release of Immidazole, Hybrid Materials, 2 (1), (2015), 2299-3940

56. Bharat A Bhanvase, Shirish H Sonawane, Ultrasound Assisted In-Situ Emulsion Polymerization for Polymer Nanocomposite: A Review, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 85, (2014), 86-107

55. S. A. Kapole, B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, P. R. Gogate, R. D. Kulkarni, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Investigation of corrosion inhibition performance of ultrasonically prepared sodium zinc molybdate nanopigment in two-pack epoxy-polyamide coating, Composite Interfaces, 21 (9), (2014), 833-852

54.  B. A. Bhanvas, S. H. Sonawane, D. V. Pinjari, P. R. Gogate, A. B. Pandit, Kinetic studies of Semibatch Emulsion Copolymerization of Methyl Methacrylate and Styrene in the presence High Intensity Ultrasound and Initiator, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 85, (2014), 168-177

53. B. A. Bhanvase, M. A. Patel, S. H. Sonawane, Kinetic Properties of Layer-By-Layer Assembled Cerium Zinc Molybdate Nanocontainers during Corrosion Inhibition, Corrosion Science, 88, (2014), 170-177

52. B. A. Bhanvase, M. R. Sarode, L. A. Putterwar, K. A. Abdullah, M. P. Deosarkar, S. H. Sonawane, Intensification of convective heat transfer in water/ethylene glycol based nanofluids containing TiO2 nanoparticles, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 82, (2014), 123-131

51. S. A. Kapole, B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, R. D. Kulkarni, U. D. Patil, P. R. Gogate, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Intensification of corrosion resistance of 2 K epoxy coating by encapsulation of liquid inhibitor in nanocontainer core of sodium zinc molybdate and iron oxide, Composite Interfaces, 21 (6), (2014), 469-486

50. Prasad Gurav, S. Srinu Naik, Komel Ansari, S. Srinath, K. Anand Kishore, Y. Pydi Setty, Shirish H Sonawane, Stable Colloidal Copper Nano Particles for a Nanofluid: Production and Application,  Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 441, (2014), 589-597

49. S. R. Jadhav, V. K. Saharan, D. V. Pinjari, Shirish H Sonawane, D. Saini, A. B. Pandit, Intensification of degradation of imidacloprid in aqueous solutions by combination of hydrodynamic cavitation with various advanced oxidation processes (AOPs), Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 1 (4), (2013), 850-857

48. Sunita Raut- Jadhav , Virendra Kumar Saharan , Dipak V Pinjari, Shirish H Sonawane, Daulat Saini, Aniruddha B Pandit, Synergetic effect of combination of AOPs (hydrodynamic cavitation and H2O2) on the degradation of neonicotinoid class of insecticide, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 261, (2013), 139-147

47. B. A. Bhanvase, Y. Kutbuddin, R. N. Borse, N. R. Selokar, D. V. Pinjari, P. R. Gogate, S. H. Sonawane, and A. B. Pandit, Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis of Calcium Zinc Phosphate Pigment and its Application in Nanocontainer for Active Anticorrosion Coatings, Chemical Engineering Journal, 231, (2013), 345-354

46. S. Barkade, D. V. Pinjari, U. T. Nakate, A. K. Singh, P. R. Gogate, J. B. Naik, S. H. Sonawane and   A. B. Pandit, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of Polythiophene/SnO2 Hybrid nanolatex particles for LPG Sensing, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 74, (2013), 115-123

45. S. S. Barkade, D. V. Pinjari, A. K. Singh, P. R. Gogate, J. B. Naik, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted miniemulsion polymerization for preparation of polypyrrole zinc oxide (PPy/ZnO) functional latex for LPG sensing, Industrial Engineering and Chemistry Research, 52, (2013), 7704-7712

44. M. P. Deosarkar, S. M. Pawar, S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, Process Intensification of Uniform Loading of SnO2 Nanoparticles on Graphene Oxide Nanosheets using a Novel Ultrasound Assisted In-Situ Chemical Precipitation Method,  Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 70, (2013), 48-54

43. K. Prasad, Shirish H Sonawane , Meifang Zhou, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted synthesis and characterization of poly(methyl methacrylate)/CaCO3 nanocomposites,  Chemical Engineering Journal, 219, (2013), 254-261

42. A. P. Hage, S. R. Shirsat, P. R. Gogate,   S. H. Sonawane, Adsorption of Brilliant green dye on the Ultrasonically synthesized Poly(acrylic acid) hydrogel loaded with the Kaoline clay,  Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20, (2013), 914-923

41. M. A. Patel, B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane, Synthesis of Novel Cerium Zinc Molybdate Nanoparticles as an Anticorrosive Pigment by Using Innovative Ultrasound-Assisted Approach, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20, (2013), 906-913

40. S. R. Shirsath, D. V. Pinjari , P. R. Gogate , S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of doped TiO2 nano-particles: Characterization and comparison of effectiveness for photocatalytic oxidation of dyestuff effluent,  Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20 (1), (2013), 277-286

39. G. A. Patil, M. L. Bari, B. A. Bhanvase, Vivek Ganvir, S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, Intensification of synthesis of colloidal silver nanoparticles in microreactor: Effect of surfactant and process parameters, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 62, (2012), 69-77

38. S. H. Sonawane, B. A. Bhanvase, A. A. Jamali, S. K. Dubey, S. S. Kale, D. V. Pinjari, R. D. Kulkarni, P. R. Gogate and A. B. Pandit, Improved Active Anticorrosion Coatings using Layer-By-Layer Assembled ZnO Nanocontainers with Benzotriazole,  Chemical Engineering Journal, 189-190, (2012), 464- 472

37. B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Synthesis of Exfoliated Poly(Styrene-co-Methyl Methacrylate)/MMT Nanocomposite via Ultrasound Assisted In-Situ Emulsion Copolymerization, Chemical Engineering Journal, 181-182, (2012), 770-778

36. S. R. Shirsath, S. H. Sonawane, P. R. Gogate, Intensification of extraction of natural products using ultrasonic irradiations - A review of current status,  Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 53, (2012), 10-23

35. K. S. Kulkarni, K. J. Kunte, S. H. Sonawane and A.B.Pandit, Influence of activation by UV light of nano/micro porous plant precursor carbon and its application in CO2 gas Adsorption, International Journal of Green Nanotechnology, 3 (4), (2011), 292-301

34. B. A. Bhanvase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane and A. B. Pandit, Process intensification of encapsulation of functionalized CaCO3 nanoparticles using ultrasound assisted emulsion polymerization, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 50 (11-12), (2011), 1160-1168

33. S. R. Shirsath, A .P. Hage, M. Zhou, S. H. Sonawane, M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound assisted preparation of nanoclay Bentonite-FeCo nanocomposite hybrid hydrogel: A potential responsive sorbent for removal of organic pollutant from water, Desalination, 281, (2011), 429-437

32. Shirish H Sonawane, Shaliesh Ghodke, R. W. Gaikawad, K. C. Mohite, TIO2/Nanoclay nanocomposite for phenol degradation in sonophotocatalytic reactor, The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 90 (5), 2012, 1153-1159

31. B. A. Bhanavase, D. V. Pinjari, S. H. Sonawane, A. B. Pandit, Analysis of semibatch emulsion polymerization: Role of ultrasound and initiator, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 19 (1), (2012), 97-103

30. S. P. Gumfekar, K. J. Kunte, L. Ramjee, K. H. Kate, S. H. Sonawane, Synthesis of CaCO3 -P(MMA-BA ) Nanocomposite and its Application in Water based Alkyd Emulsion Coating, Progress in Organic Coatings, 72 (4), (2011), 632-637

29. S. H. Sonawane, R. Chikate, S. Nigam, R. Limaye and S. Meshram, Photocatalytic Degradation of Phenol using ZnO Nanoclay under UV-irradiation in CSTR,  Chemical Engineering Journal, 172, (2011), 1008-1015

28. S. S. Barkade, J. B. Naik, S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound assisted miniemulsion synthesis of PANI/Ag nanocomposite and its application for ethanol vapor sensing, Colloid and Surfaces: A Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 378, (2011), 94-98

27. S. A. Kapole, R. D. Kulkarni, S. H. Sonawane, Performance Properties of acrylic and acrylic-polyol polyurethane based hybrid system via addition of nano-CaCO3 nanoclay,  The Candian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 89 (6), 2011, 1590-1595

26. S. H. Sonawane, B. Neppolian, B. Teo, F. Grieser and M. Ashokkumar, Ultrasound-Assisted Preparation of Semiconductor/Polymer Photo anodes and Their Photo electrochemical Properties, Journal of physical chemistry C,  114 ,  (2010), 5148-5153

25. A. Bhanvase, A. Kavathekar, W. Khairdi, K. Rajamohan, S. H. Sonawane, Preparation and Characterization of Poly (Acrylic Acid) - Polyethylene Glycol Hydrogels, International Journal of Advances in Chemical Engineering &Technology, (IJACET), 1 (1), 2010

24. S. H. Sonawane, B. Teo, A. Brotchie, F. Grieser and M. Ashokkumar, Sonochemical Synthesis of ZnO Encapsulated Functional Nanolatex and its Anticorrosive Performance, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research,  49 (5), (2010), 2200-2205

23. Shirish H. Sonawane, Sarang P. Gumfekar, Kunal H. Kate, Satish P. Meshram, Kshitij J. Kunte, Laxminarayan Ramjee, Candrashekhar M. Mahajan, Madan G. Parande and Muthupandian Ashokkumar, Hydrodynamic Cavitation-Assisted Synthesis of Nanocalcite, International Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2010. (2010), 1-8

22. S. H. Sonawane, C. Kapadnis, S. Meshram and S. Gumfekar, Sonochemical Formation of CaCO3 Nanoparticles with Controlled Particle Size Distribution, International Journal of Green Nanotechnology: Physics and Chemistry, 2 (2), 2010, 69-79

21. B. A. Bhanvase and S. H. Sonawane, New approach for simultaneous enhancement of anticorrosive and mechanical properties of coatings: Application of water repellent nano CaCO3 -PANI emulsion nanocomposite in alkyd resin, Chemical Engineering Journal, 156 (1) , (2010), 177-183

20. G. Malwatkar, S. H. Sonawane and L. Waghmare, Tuning PID controllers for higher order oscillatory systems with improved performance. ISA Transactions, 48 (3), (2009), 347-353

19. J. Jawalkar, P. More, S. Damkale, R. Kumarb, B. Yadav, A. Vishwanath, S. H. Sonawane and P. Khanna, Effect of Organic Chromophore on Nano-Sized TiO2: Optical Properties and Humidity Sensing,  International Journal of Green Nanotechnology: Physics and Chemistry, 1 (1), (2009), 40-50

18. C. Mahajan, A. Godbole, S. P. Gumfekar, S. H. Sonawane, M. Takwale, Characterization of transparent conducting Al:ZnO thin films deposited by chemical spray pyrolysis, Advance Materials Research, 67, (2009), 103-108

17. Bharath A. Bhanvase, Sarang P. Gumfekar and Shirish H. Sonawane, Water Based PMMA-Nano-CaCO3 Nanocomposite by In-Situ Polymerization Technique: Synthesis, Characterization and Mechanical Properties, Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 48 (9), (2009), 939-944

16. S. H. Sonawane, P. Khanna, S. Meshram, C. Mahajan, M. Deosarkar, S. Gumfekar, Effect of surfactant on synthesis of calcium carbonate nanoparticles using sonochemical carbonization, International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering (Be press), 7 (47) , (2009), 1-15

15. S. H. Sonawane, P. L. Chaudhari, S. A. Ghodke, M. G. Parande, V. M. Bhandari, S. Mishra, R. D. Kulkarni, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of Polyacrylic Acid-Nanoclay nanocomposite and its application in sonosorption studies of Malachite Green dye, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 16 (3), (2009), 351-355

14. H. Sonawane, P. Chaudhari, S. Ghodke, S. Meshram and S. Phadtare, Investigation of Sonochemical Adsorption of dye onto bentonite Nanoclay, Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, 68, (2009), 162-167

13. H. Sonawane, S. Shirsath, P. Khanna, S. Pawar, C. Mahajan, V. Paithankar, V. Shinde and C. Kapadnis, An innovative method for effective micro mixing of CO2 gas during synthesis of nano calcite crystal using sonochemical carbonization, Chemical Engineering Journal 143, (2008), 308-313

12. M. G. Parande, S. H. Sonawane, S. P. Gumfekar and K. H. Kate, Continuous fractional crystallization: A versatile separation technique, Chemical Engineering World, 43 (9), (2008), 100-102

11. S. H. Sonawane, S. Kapole and R. Kulkarni, Process Development and synthesis of nanoclay and calcite synthesis and there applications in surface coating industry, Paint India, 47 (5), (2008), 97-102

10. S. H. Sonawane, S. Gharat, J. Dixit, K. Patil, V. Mane, Biodiesel Synthesis from Karanja Oil using Transeterfication Reaction, Asian Journal of Chemistry, 20, (2008), 857-862

9. S. H. Sonawane, P. Chaudhari, S. Ghodke, S. Gulig, A. Bane and A. Mirikar, Combine Effect of ultrasound and nanoclay on adsorption of Phenol, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 15, (2008), 1033-1037

8. Satish P. Meshram, Pankaj S. Adhau, Shrikant S. Gawande, Umesh A. Wawge, Shirish H. Sonawane, Potassium peroxydisulphate Copper (II) as novel and versatile reagent system for the synthesis of Bis (indolyl) methanes,  Asian Journal of Chemical and Environment Research, 2 (2), (2008)

7. S. Mishra, A. Mukherji, S. H. Sonawane and D. K. Sharma, Nonisothermal Crystallization modeling and Simulation of polypropylene / nano Ca3(PO4)2 composites with variation in wt. % of loading and reduction in nanosize,  Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 45, (2006), 641-651

6. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, A. Mukherji, H. Mruthutinjaya, Effect of nanosize CaSO4 and Ca3(PO4)2 particles on rheological behavior of polypropylene and its simulation with mathematical model, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 100 (5), (2006), 4190-4196

5. S. Ambade, S. H. Sonawane and Mane, Chemical Synthesis of P-type nanocrystalline copper selenide thin films for heterojunction solar cells, Applied Surface Science, 253 (4), (2006), 2123-2126

4. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, N. Badgujar, K. Gurav, D. Patil, Comparative Study of Nanoparticles and Fly ash on Mechanical and Flame Retarding Properties of PBR Rubber, Journal Applied Polymer Science, 96, (2005), 6-9

3. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, P. Singh, Studies on Characterization of Nano CaCO3 Prepared by in Situ Deposition Technique and Its Application in PP-nano CaCO3 Composites, Journal of Polymer Science/Part B: Polymer Physics, 43 (1), (2005), 107-113

2. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, V. Chitodkar, Characterization and Mechanical Properties of Epoxy -CaCO3 Nano Composites, Polymer-Plastics Technology & Engineering, 44, (2005), 463-473

1. S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, R. P. Singh, A. Bendale and K. Patil, Effect of nano-Mg(OH)2 on the mechanical and flame-retarding properties of polypropylene composites, Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 94 (1), (2004), 116-122

PHDs Supervised

 

Workshops/Conferences

Workshops Organized:

  1. Organized 5 Day workshop on New Frontiers in Membrane Technology: Waste water and industrial effluent treatment sponsored by MHRD, Government of India under Global Initiative Academic Networks at National Institute of Technology during 14th -18th March, 2016.
  2. Organized 5 Day workshop on Sonoprocess Engineering sponsored by MHRD, Government of India under Global Initiative Academic Networks at National Institute of Technology during 22nd -26th February, 2016.
  3. Three day short term training program (STTP) on Advanced separation processes at National Institute of Technology, Warangal during 5th -7th February, 2016.
  4. Three day short term training program (STTP) on Process Intensification  at National Institute of Technology, Warangal during 18th - 20th December, 2015.
  5. Workshop on  Process Intensification by Advance Flow Reactor at Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, on  27 Feb 2015.
  6.  Applications of process Simulators in Chemical Engineering, at SGGS, Nanded, SGGSI&T, during  8 Jan-12 Jan, 2014.
  7. Sono Process Engineering and Reactors for Nanomaterials  (23 - 24 Feb 2013) at Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Warangal.
  8. Workshop on Advance Flow Reactor at Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, TS, India, on 4th Oct 2013.
  9. One Week Refreshers Course for Chemical Engineers and Technologist at University Institute of Chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, Nov 2011
  10. Two Days Workshop on Water treatment and Processes for Industries, FICCI-MOEF, Pune, March 12-15, 2010.
  11. Two Days workshop on Batch to Batch Optimization, VIT- Chemical Engineering Dept, during Feb 10-12, 2009.

International Conferences Organized:

  1.  International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering India (ICCBPE-India 2013) organized at  National Institute of Technology, Warangal,  T.S, India 506004.

 

 



Projecrs

 

Consultancy projects (completed and ongoing):

S.No
Title
Duration
Cost (In Lakhs)
Funding agency

1.

Feasibility analysis of hybrid waste water treatment system

2015-16

0.30 

Megafine specialty chemical Pvt Ltd, Ahmadabad

2.

Development of  inorganic nano pigments

2015-16

1

Jason specialty chemicals, Nagpur

3.

Development of antiscalent polymer membrane

2014-17

Krishna Water Treatment and Chemicals, Surat

4.

Nano iron oxide pilot scale reactor

2012-13

Felix Industries

5.

Nano aragonite pilot scale reactor

2012-13

1.8 

Felix Industries

6.

Process development of superfine calcite particles

2010-11

Roha Carbonates

7.

Synthesis PVC-nano CaCO3 dispersion

2010-11

Calchem Industries

8.

Development of lithium ion batteries

2010-11

5

AJ Organica

9.

Development of paint using nano CaCO3 as additives

2009-10

1

Viral Floor Care

10.

Development of additives for diesel

2008-10

9

Mulye and Associates, USA

11.

Development of chemical Engineering equipment

2007-08

1.10

S.P. Engineers, Pune

12.

Rheological behavior of wet grinded CaCO3 slurry

2005-06

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Aquapharm India

13.

Synthesis of nanoclay for polypropylene using Indian Bentonite clay

2005-06

1

Roxy Chemicals

 

Research Projects Undertaken:

 
S.No
Title
Duration
Cost (In Lakhs)
Funding agency
1.

Process development and synthesis of organically modified nanoclay (nano-adsorbents) for waste water treatment

2006-2008

University of Pune

 2.

Process development of nano  CaCO3 synthesis using sonochemical carbonization method & its assistant effect on TiO2 dispersion

2007-10

6.90 

Fast Track Young Scientist award,

Government of India

 3.

Process control of polymerization reactors

2008-10

1.50 

University of Pune

 4.

Ultrasound synthesis of functional nano latex

2009

BOYSCAST award, Government of India

 5.

Anticorrosive properties of nanocontainers using nanoparticles

2011-2013

10 

Department of Science and Technology, Government of India

 6.

Experimental and theoretical investigation of nanoparticle formation by ultrasound atomization process

2012-13

3.33 

Ministry of Human Resource Development

 7.

Development of dispersion process of high solid containing propellant slurry with Al nanoparticles

2013-15

10.40

Indian Space Research Organization

 8.

Synthesis of nanohydrogel, and development of hybrid waste water treatment technique using cavitation technique and hydrogel

2013-15

58 

Ministry of Environment and Forests

 9.

Prototype development of fuel cell

2014-17

104 

Department of Information and Technology,Government of India

 10

Development of hybrid,self-healing coating using ultrasound assisted encapsulation approach for anticorrosion performance

2014-2017

34 

Extramural Research & Intellectual Property Rights, Defense Research and Development Organization, India

 11.

Designing and assessment of a dynamic perfusion bioreactor for polymer guided bone regeneration by using mesenchymal stem cells

2014-2017

11.1 

Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

 12.

Development of  cellulose acetate based membranes containing nanoparticles for fluoride  removal from drinking water 

2014-17

10 

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India

 13.

Crystallization and Drying

2015-17

Ministry of Human Resource Development

Awards and Honors

 

Honors, Awards and Achievements
  • 1st rank in second semester of M.E. Chemical Engineering  program
  • Graduate School Fellowship, University of Dortmund, Germany, Sept 2001 to Feb 2002
  • CSIR-SRF (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Senior Research Fellowship), all India rank 2, 2003
  • Best Research Paper Presentation Award, National Science Day, North Maharashtra University, 2003
  • Best Research Paper Award in a Conference on Recent Trends in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, 2005
  • Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists award, Government of India, 2007
  • Better Opportunities for Young Scientists in Chosen Areas of Science & Technology (BOYSCAST)Fellowship, Government of India, work carried in University of Melbourne, Australia, 2008-2009
  • Work appreciation letter by  Padmabhushan Prof. L.K. Doraiswamy, an Anson Marston distinguished professor emeritus, the Iowa State University
  • Best Research Paper Award in the International Conference on Polymer Materials, Jalgaon, 2009
  • Young Associate Fellow, Maharashtra Academy of Sciences, 2011
  • Heritage Fellowship by Erasmus Mundus Program (European commission), work carried at Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 2013
  • Editorial board member of the international journal - Advances in Nanoparticles
  • Editorial board member of the International Journal of Biotechnology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

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