Dr. Sonawane Shirish Hari

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,
 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 (office)  8702468626 (Home)
 
 

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 reactor

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)
  • Advanced nanotechnology (PhD course work)
  • Special project sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource Development for "Development of suitable pedagogical methods for various classes, intellectual calibers and research in e-learning".

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
22.  Delivered a talk in an UGC sponsored National Seminar on  "Green Chemistry for Sustainable Development (GCSD-2017)" Organized by Department of Chemistry, Government Degree               College, Jammikunta, Karimnagar, Telangana State during 6th& 7th April 2017.
23.  Delivered a talk on "Ultrasound assisted synthesis for platinum catalyst for fuel cell " in 3rd ASIA OCEANIA SONOCHEMICAL SOCIETY CONFERENCE-(AOSS-3) held at SRM University,             Chennai during 14th - 16th  September 2017.
24.  Delivered a talk on  Nanocontainer based Self-Healing Coatings, 10th Indo-German Frontiers of Engineering Symposium , organised by Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation , Potsdam,           24 -27 May 2018

 

 

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)

17.  Reviewer for UKIERI (Indo-UK joint) Sponsored Research Project Proposal of 2014 for University Grant Commission (UGC), Govt. of India.

                                                                       

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
  • Professor Sami Boufi, University of Sfax, Tunisia
 
 
 

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)
8  Chemical Reaction Engineering II(B Tech)

Publications

 

International Journal Publications

Scopus total citations: 2743, H-Index: 32

 

  1. Shabana shaik, Uday Bagale, Irina Potoroka and Shrish sonawane, "Ultrasound Assisted Acid Hydrolyzed Structure Modification and Loading of Antioxidants on Potato Starch Nanoparticles ", Ultrasonic sonochemistry, Accepted 2018.
  2. J. Charde, S. S. Sonawane, S. H. Sonawane, N. G. Shimpi, Degradation Kinetics of Polycarbonate Composites: Kinetic Parameters and Artificial Neural Network, Degradation Kinetics of Polycarbonate Composites, Chem. Biochem. Eng. Q., 32 (2) (2018) 151-165. 
  1. S.Vardikar, B.A.Bhanvase, A.P.Rathod, S.H.Sonawane, Sonochemical Synthesis, Characterization and Sorption Study of Kaolin-Chitosan-TiO2 Ternary Nanocomposite: Advantage over conventional method, Materials Chemistry and Physics, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matchemphys.2018.07.014.
  1. Prashant L.Suryawanshi, Sarang P.Gumfekar, Bharat A.Bhanvase, Shirish H.Sonawane, Makarand S.Pimplapure, A review on microreactors: Reactor fabrication, design, and cutting-edge applications, Chemical Engineering Science, 189 (2018) 431-448. 
  1. Swapnil H. Adsul, K.R.C. Soma Raju, B.V. Sarada, Shirish H. Sonawane, R. Subasri, Evaluation of self-healing properties of inhibitor loaded nanoclay-based anticorrosive coatings on magnesium alloy AZ91D, Journal of Magnesium and Alloys 000 (2018) 1-10.    
  1. Potoroko, I.Kalinina, V.Botvinnikova, O.Krasulya, R.Fatkullin, U.Bagale, S.H.Sonawane, Ultrasound effects based on simulation of milk processing properties, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ultsonch.2018.06.019.
  1. Rajesh Kumar Polagani, Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Sarang P. Gumfekar, Shirish H. Sonawane, Muthupandian Ashokkumar, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2 (2018) 1491-1499.
  1. Nishant Kumar, Nandkishor Urkude, Shriram S. Sonawane, Shirish H. Sonawane, Experimental study on pool boiling and Critical Heat Flux enhancement of metal oxides based nanofluid, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer 96 (2018) 37-42. F: 4.463
  1. Yadagiri Maralla, Shirish Sonawane, Process intensification using a spiral capillary microreactor for continuous flow synthesis of performic acid and its kinetic study, Chemical Engineering & Processing: Process Intensification 125 (2018) 67-73. F: 2.156.
  1. Sammit Karekar, Uday Bagale, Dipak Pingari and Shirish Sonawane, A smart coating established with encapsulation of Zinc Molybdate centred nanocontainer for active corrosion protection of mild steel: Release kinetics of corrosion inhibitor, Composite Interfaces, 2018, 1-24. doi.org/10.1080/09276440.2018.1439631. F: 1.083.
  1. U. Potoroko, I.V. Kalinina, N.V. Naumenko, R.I. Fatkullin, S. Shaik, S.H. Sonawane, D. Ivanova, Y. Kiselova-Kaneva, O. Tolstykh, A.V. Paymulina, Possibilities of regulating antioxidant activity of medicinal plant extracts, Human. Sport. Medicine 17 (2017) 77-90.
  1. Mayuri Bhatia, Satish Babu Rajulapati, Shirish Sonawane, Amandeep Girdhar, Synthesis and implication of novel poly(acrylic acid)/nanosorbent embedded hydrogel composite for lead ion removal, Scientific reports 7:16413, 2017, 1-6. F: 4.259.
  1. Prakash K. Labhane, Shirish H. Sonawane, Gunvant H. Sonawane, S.P. Patil, V.R. Huse, Influence of Mg doping on ZnO nanoparticles decorated on Graphene oxide (GO) crumpled paper like sheet and its high photo catalytic performance under Sunlight, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 114 (2018) 71-82. IF: 2.048.
  1. Nishant Kumar, Shriram S. Sonawane, Shirish H. Sonawane, Experimental study of thermal conductivity, heat transfer and friction factor of Al2O3 based nanofluid, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer xxx (2017) xxx-xxx, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2017.10.001,
  1. Sarita J. Charde, Shriram S. Sonawane, Shirish H. Sonawane, Shimpi Navin, Influence of functionalized calcium carbonate nanofillers on the properties of melt extruded polycarbonate composites, Chemical Engineering Communications. https://doi.org/10.1080/00986445.2017.1404459.
  1. P. Shende, B.A. Bhanvase, A.P Rathod, D.V. Pinjari, Shirish H. Sonawane, Sonochemical synthesis of Graphene-Ce-TiO2 and Graphene-Fe-TiO2 ternary hybrid photocatalyst nanocomposite and its application in degradation of Crystal Violet Dye, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 41 (2018) 582-589. IF: 4.556.
  1. Bhatia, Satish Babu Rajulapati, Shirish Sonawane, and Aman Girdhar, Synthesis and implication of novel poly(acrylic acid)/nanosorbent embedded hydrogel composite for lead ion removal, Scientific reports-Nature, 2017. Accepted, IF: 4.259
  1. Barman Ghanshyam, Shriram S Sonawane, L. Wasewar Kailas, P. Rathod Ajit, Shirish H. Sonawane, G. Navin Shimpi, Synthesis of CaSO4 nanoparticles and its effect on PA6/CaSO4 nanocomposite for investigation of thermal and viscoelastic properties, J. Chem. Environ. 21 (2017) 39-44. IF: 0.636
  1. Prakash K. Labhane, Gunvant H. Sonawane, Shirish H. Sonawane, Influence of rare-earth metal on the zinc oxide nanostructures: application in the photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue and p-nitro phenol, Green Process Synthesis 2017; aop. https://doi.org/10.1515/gps-2017-0006. IF: 782
  1. A. Bhanvase, S.D. Sayankar, A. Kapre, P.J. Fule, S.H. Sonawane, Experimental investigation on intensified convective heat transfer coefficient of water based PANI nanofluid in vertical helical coiled heat exchanger, Applied Thermal Engineering 128 (2018) 134-140. IF: 3.356
  1. Suresh kumar, S.H. Sonawane, A.B.Pandit, Degradation of methylene blue dye in aqueous solution using hydrodynamic Cavitation based hybrid advanced oxidation processes, Chemical Engineering & Processing: Process Intensification 122 (2017) 288-295. IF: 2.156
  1. Sammit E. Karekar, Kunal A. Gondhalekar, Dipak K. Chandre, Shirish H Sonawane, Dipak V. Pinjari, Acoustic cavitation assisted preparation of poly(acrylic acid)-halloysite nanoclay hydrogel for removal of Auramine O dye from effluent, Current Environmental Engineering, Accepted
  1. J. Fule, B. A. Bhanvase, Shirish H. Sonawane, Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer Enhancement in Helical Coil Heat Exchangers Using Water Based CuO Nanofluid, Advanced Powder Technology, 28 (2017) 2288-2294. IF: 2.659
  1. Nareshyadav, K. Anand kishore, Bhaskar Bethi, Shirish H. Sonawane, D. Bhagawan,  ZnO nanophotocatalysts coupled with ceramic membrane method for treatment of Rhodamine-B dye waste water, Environmental Development & Sustainability, DOI: 10.1007/s10668-017-9977-x.
  1. Barman Ghanshyam, Sonawane Shriram S, Wasewar Kailas L, Rathod Ajit P, Parate Vishal R, Shirish H. Sonawane, Shimpi Navin G. Improvement in thermal stability, thermomechanical and oxygen permeability of PA6 by ODA modified Ca3 (PO4)2 nanofiller, Res. J. Chem. Environ., 21 (6) (2017) 38 - 44.
  1. D. Jolhe, B. A. Bhanvase, V. S. Patil, S. H. Sonawane, Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis of Performic Acid in a Continuous Flow Microstructured Reactor, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 39 (2017) 153-159. IF: 4.556
  1. Bhaskar Bethi, Shirish H. Sonawane, Bharat A. Bhanvase, Irina Potoroko, Shriram S. Sonawane, Novel Hybrid System Based on Hydrodynamic Cavitation for treatment of Dye Waste Water: A First report on bench scale study, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 5 (2017) 1874-1884.
  1. Uday D. Bagale, H. Sonawane,  B.A. Bhanvase , R.D.Kulkarni, P.R. Gogate, Green Synthesis of nanocapsules for self-healing anticorrosion coating using ultrasound assisted approach, Green Processing and Synthesis 7 (2), 147-159.
  1. Uday D. Bagale, Rhushikesh Desale, Shirish H. Sonawane, Ravindra D.Kulkarni, An active corrosion inhibition coating of two pack epoxy polyamide system using halloysite nanocontainer, Protection of Metals and Physical Chemistry of Surfaces 54 (2), 230-239.
  1. R. Shirsath, S.S. Sable, S.G. Gaikwad, S.H. Sonawane, D.R. Saini, P.R. Gogate, Intensification of extraction of curcumin from Curcuma amadausing ultrasound assisted approach: Effect of different operating parameters, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 38 (2017) 437-445. IF: 4.556
  1. Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Shirish H. Sonawane, Bharat A. Bhanvase, Muthupandian Ashokkumar, Makarand S. Pimplapure, Parag R. Gogate, Synthesis of iron oxide nanoparticles in a continuous flow spiral microreactor and Corning® advanced flowTMreactor (AFRTM), Green Processing and Synthesis, 2017, DOI 10.1515/gps-2016-0138. IF: 782
  1. Sarita J Charde, Shriram S. Sonawane, Ajit P. Rathod, Shirish H. Sonawane, Navin G. Shimpi, Vishal R. Parate, Copper-Doped Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: Influence on Thermal, Thermo Mechanical, and Tribological Properties of Polycarbonate, Polymer Composites 2017, DOI 10.1002/pc.24315.
  1. M. Gaikwad, P.D. Jolhe, B.A. Bhanvase, A. Kulkarni, V. S. Patil, M. S. Pimplapure, S. Srinath, S. H. Sonawane, Process Intensification for Continuous Synthesis of Performic Acid Using Corning® Advanced-Flow TM Reactors, Green Processing & Synthesis, Accepted, IF: 0.782
  1. Yadagiri Maralla, Shirish Sonawane, Dhurke Kashinath, Makarand Pimplapure, Banoth paplal, Process Intensification of Tetrazole reaction through tritylation of 5-[4-(Methyl) Biphenyl-2-Yl] using microreactors, Chemical Engineeing and Processing: Process Intensification 112 (2017) 9-17. IF:2.156
  1. Swapnil Adsul, T. Shiva, S. Sathiyanarayanan, Shirish H. Sonawane, R Subasri, Self-Healing Ability of Nanoclay-based Hybrid Sol-Gel Coatings on Magnesium Alloy AZ91D, Surface and Coatings Technology, 309, (2017), 609-620. IF:2.139
  1. A. Bhanvase, Trupti Shinde, Shirish H. Sonawane, A review on graphene-TiO2 and doped graphene-TiO2 nanocomposite photocatalyst for water and wastewater treatment, Environmental Technology Reviews, 2016. VOL. 6, NO. 1, 1-14.
  1. Shabana, S.H. Sonawane, V. Ranganathan, P.H. Pujjalwar, D.V. Pinjari, B.A. Bhanvase, P.R. Gogate, Muthupandian Ashokkumar, Improved synthesis of aluminium nanoparticles using ultrasound assisted approach and subsequent dispersion studies in di-octyl adipate, Ultrsonics Sonochemistry, 36, (2017), 59-69. IF:4.556
  1. R. Shirsath, B.A. Bhanvase, S.H. Sonawane, P.R. Gogate, A.B. Pandit, A novel approach for continuous synthesis of calcium carbonate using sequential operation of two sonochemical reactors, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 35 (2017) 124-133.
  1. Shabana, Uday D. Bagale, Shirish H. Sonawane, Muthupandian Ashokkumar, Preparation of Fe2O3nanoparticles by acoustic & hydrodynamic cavitation techniques and corrosion inhibition release studies using its nanocontainers, Protection of Metals and Physical Chemistry of Surfaces, 2016. Accepted. IF:0.6
  1. Bhaskar Bethi, Shirish H. sonawane, Bharat A. Bhanvase, Sarang P Gumfekar ,Nanomaterials- based advanced oxidation processes for wastewater treatment: A review, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 109, (2016), 178-189. IF:2.156
  1. K. Labhane, L.B. Patle, V.R. Huse, G.H. Sonawane, S.H. Sonawane ,Synthesis of reduced graphene oxide sheets decorated by zinc oxide nanoparticles: Crystallographic, optical, morphological and photocatalytic study, Chemical Physics Letters, 661, (2016), 13-19. IF:1.860
  1. Sandip P. Patil, Rahul P. Patil, Vilas K. Mahajan, G. H. Sonawane, V. S. Shrivastava, Shirish Sonawane,Facile sonochemical synthesis of BiOBr-graphene oxide nanocomposite with enhanced photocatalytic activity for the degradation of Direct green,Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, 52, (2016), 55-61, IF:2.264
  1. Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Sarang P. Gumfekar, P. Rajesh Kumar, Bharat B. Kale, Shirish H. Sonawane,Synthesis of ultra-small platinum nanoparticles in a continuous flow microreactor, Colloid and Interface Science Communications, 13, (2016), 6-9.
  2. D. Jolhe, B.A.Bhanvase, V.S. Patil, S.H. Sonawane ,Green Route for Silver Nanoparticles Synthesis by Raphanus Sativus Extract in a Continuous Flow Tubular Microreactor, International Journal of Nanoscience, 15 5, (2016), 1650019 (1-11),
  3. Sharada, Prashant L. suryawanshi, P. Rajesh Kumar, Sarang 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, IF: 2.760
  4. 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, IF:5.310
  5. A. Bhanvase, 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: Process Intensification, 104, (2016), 172-180, IF:2.154
  6. Vilas K. Mahajan, Sandip P. Patil, Shirish H. Sonawane, Gunvant H. Sonawane, Ultrasonic, photocatalytic and sonophotocatalytic degradation of Basic Red-2 by using Nb2O5 nano catalyst, AIMS Biophysics, 3(3), (2016), 415-430.
  7. 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, IF: 179
  8. 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 AOPs Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28, (2016), 150-160, IF:4.556
  9. 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, IF:4.556
  10. 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, IF:4.556
  11. 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
  12. 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, IF:4.556
  13. 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
  14. 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, IF: 442
  15. 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, IF:2.154
  16. 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, IF:2.154
  17. 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
  18. 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 Wastewater,Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 3, (2015), 1152-1162
  19. 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, IF: 2.004
  20. 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, IF: 310
  21. 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, IF:2.154
  22. I. Bhagawat, Dipak Pinjari, Bharat A Bhanvase V. S. Patil, B. B. Kale, S. H. Sonawane, M. Ashokkumar,Sonoprocessing of LiFePO4 nanoparticles and nanocomposite for cathode material  for Lithium  Ion Batteries, Polymer Composites, (2015), DOI:10.1002/pc.23363, IF: 2.004
  23. 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, IF:2.1.54
  24. A. 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, IF:4.556
  25. 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
  26. R. Shirsath, S.H. Sonawane, D.R. Saini, A.B. Pandit, Continuous precipitation of calcium carbonate using sonochemical reactor, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 24 (2015) 132-139, IF:4.556
  27. 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, IF:2.3
  28. 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, IF:1.046
  29. A. Bhanvase, 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, IF:2.154
  30. 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, IF: 5.154
  31. 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, IF: 2.154
  32. 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, IF:1.046
  33. 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, IF: 760
  34. 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
  35. 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 insecticideJournal of Hazardous Materials, 261, (2013), 139-147, IF: 836
  36. 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, IF: 5.310
  37. 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, IF: 2.154
  38. 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, IF: 2.567
  39. 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, IF: 2.154
  40. 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, IF: 5.310
  41. P. Hage, S. R. Shirsat, P. R. Gogate,   S. H. Sonawane ,Removal of Brilliant Green from wastewater using conventional and ultrasonically prepared poly(acrylic acid) hydrogel loaded with kaolin clay: A comparative study, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20, (2013), 914-923, IF: 4.556
  42. A. Patel, B. A. Bhanvase, S. H. Sonawane ,Production of Cerium Zinc Molybdate Nano Pigment by Innovative Ultrasound-Assisted Approach, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 20, (2013), 906-913, IF: 4.556
  43. 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, IF: 4.556
  44. A. Patil, M. L. Bari, B. A. Bhanvase, Vivek Ganvir, S. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane,Continuous synthesis of functional silver nanoparticles using microreactor: Effect of surfactant and process parameters,Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 62, (2012), 69-77, IF: 2.154
  45. 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, IF: 5.310
  46. 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, IF: 5.310
  47. 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, IF: 2.154
  48. 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.
  49. 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, IF: 4.556
  50. 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
  51. 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, IF: 2.154
  52. 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, IF: 4.412
  53. 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, IF:2.632
  54. 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, IF: 5.310
  55. 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, IF: 2.760
  56. 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
  57. H. Sonawane, B. Neppolian, B. Teo, F. Grieser and M. Ashokkumar ,Ultrasound-Assisted Preparation of Semiconductor/Polymer Photoanodes and Their Photoelectrochemical Properties, Journal of physical chemistry C,  114 ,  (2010), 5148-5153, IF: 4.509
  58. 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
  59. 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, IF: 2.567
  60. 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
  61. 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
  62. 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, IF: 5.310
  63. 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, IF: 2.600
  64. 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
  65. 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
  66. 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, IF: 511
  67. 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, 7 (47) , (2009), 1-15, IF: 0.759
  68. 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, IF: 4.556
  69. 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, IF: 0.385
  70. 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, IF: 5.310
  71. 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
  72. H. Sonawane, S. Kapole and R. Kulkarni ,Process Development and synthesis of nanoclay and calcite synthesis and their applications in surface coating industry,Paint India, 47 (5), (2008), 97-102
  73. 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
  74. 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, IF: 4.556
  75. 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)
  76. 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, IF: 1.511
  77. 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
  78. Swapnil B. Ambade, R.S. Mane, S.S. Kale, S.H. Sonawane, Arif V. Shaikh, Sung-Hwan Han ,Chemical Synthesis of P-type nanocrystalline copper selenide thin films for heterojunction solar cells, Applied Surface Science, 253 (4), (2006), 2123-2126, IF: 3.150
  79. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, N. Badgujar, K. Gurav, D. Patil ,Comparative study of the mechanical and flame-retarding properties of polybutadiene rubber filled with nanoparticles and fly ash,Journal Applied Polymer,,,ence, 96, (2005), 6-9
  80. 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, IF: 3.830
  81. Mishra, S. H. Sonawane, V. Chitodkar ,Characterization and Mechanical Properties of Epoxy -CaCO3 Nano Composites, Polymer-Plastics Technology & Engineering, 44, (2005), 463-473, IF: 1.511
  82. 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.


Indian Patents
1. Shirish H. Sonawane, K. Anand kishore, S. Srinath, "Pickling and polishing chemicals for blank coins and its process thereof, E-101/CHE/23479/2017.
2. Shirish H. Sonawane, Design and fabrication of polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) fuel cell stack and its components, E-101/CHE/22190/2017.
3.  Prashant Jolhe, Shirish H. Sonanwane, Process for the preparation of L-Dopa from L-Tyrosine TEMP/E-111464/2017/MUM
4. Shriram S. Sonawane, Vishal R. Parate, Sumit S. Pathak, Shirish H. Sonawane (2017) ,Development of Improved Pasta (Spaghetti) from Chemically Modified Gluten,Ref. No.: 201721005789, Application number.: TEMP/E-1/5734/2017-MUM, Date: 17/02/2017.
 5. S. H. Sonawane, Uday D. Bagale, R. D. Kulkarni (2016) ,Improved self healing corrosion inhibition coating based on nanocapsule using sonochemical approach,                Application No. : 201641015326 A, Publication Date: 10/06/2016.
6. 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
7. 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
8. 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
9. 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
10. 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
11. 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
12. 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
13. 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
14. 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
15. 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
16. 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
17. 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
18. 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
Indian Patents Granted
1. S. H Sonawane, K. J. Kunte and Sarang Gumfekar (2011) ,System for production of carbonate nanoparticles and a process for synthesis of the same using the said system,Application No.: 713/MUM/2011, Publication Date: 26/07/2013
2. 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, Indian Patent No. 286560, Date of Grant: 23/08/2017.

Books

Editor (s)

1. Y. Pydi Setty  Shirish H. Sonawane  S. Srinu Naik, Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering: Trends and Developments, 15 April 2015 by Apple Academic Press,  CRC Press, ISBN 9781771880770, 375 Pages.
2. Shirish Hari Sonawane, Y. Pydi Setty, T. Bala Narsaiah, S. Srinu Naik, Innovative Technologies for the Treatment of Industrial Wastewater:A Sustainable Approach, Aug, 2017 by Apple Academic Press, CRC Press, ISBN: 9781771884976, 350 pages.

Book Chapters

  1. Shirish H. Sonawane, Intensified Heat Transfer Rate with the Use of Nanofluids, Handbook of Nanomaterials for Industrial Applications, Elesvier 2017.
  2. Shirish H. Sonawane, Advanced Engineered Nanomaterials for the Treatment of Wastewater, Handbook of Nanomaterials for Industrial Applications, Elsevier,2017.
  3. Bharat A. Bhanvase and Shirish H. Sonawane, Sonochemical preparation of hybrid polymer nanocomposites:properties and applications, 321-339, Hybrid polymer composite materials applications, Woodhead Publishing Series in Composites Science and Engineering, 2017, ISBN: 978-0-08-100785-3
  4. Shailesh Ghodke, Shirish Sonawane, Bharat Bhanvase, Satyendra Mishra and Kalpana Joshi, Functionalized Nanocontainers and Nanomaterials for Waste,Water Treatment, Environ. Sci. & Engg. Vol. 10: Industrial Processing & Nanotechnology, Studium Press, LLC, USA, 2017.
  5. Urvashi V.Bhivgade, ShirishH.Sonawane, Studies on Process Parameters of Continuous Production of Nickel Nanoparticles Using Spiral Microreactor, Materials, Energy and Environment Engineering, Proceedings of ICACE 2015, ISBN 978-981-10-2675-1, Feb 2017, Springer.
  6. Bhaskar Bethi, S. H. Sonawane, A study on performance evaluation of tertiary dye mixture degradation by hybrid Advanced oxidation process. Innovative technologies for the treatment of wastewater treatment. Apple Academic Press, January 2017, Pages 350, E-Book ISBN:
  7. 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 2016, DOI 10.1007/978-981-287-470-2_59-1
  8. 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 2016, DOI 10.1007/978-981-287-470-2_17-1
  9. Nanoencapsulation and nanocontainer based delivery systems for drugs, flavors, and aromas" Nanotechnology in food industry, volume II, Encapsulations, ISBN:9780128043073, 924 pages. eBooISBN: 9780128043783,  17th June 2016.
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. D. Jolhe, B. A. Bhanvase, and V. S. Patil, and S. H. Sonawane ,Biosynthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using Raphanus Sativus Extract,Process Modeling, Simulation, and Environmental Applications in Chemical Engineering, Apple Academic Press, ISBN: 9781771883245, June, 2016, 350 pages
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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, 317-323, Apple Academic Press.
  24. 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
  25. 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,in Advanced Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, Apple Academic Press, June 2014, ISBN: 9781926895796, 402 pages
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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

PHDs Supervised

 

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

 

Completed
6
Ms. Sruthi Pillai
Microreactors
completed
7
Mr. Aman Raj
Hydrodynamic cavitation
completed
                                                                                                               Ph.D Scholars
1
Mr. M. Suresh Kumar
Process Intensification
On going
2
Ms. Shabana Shaik
Ultrasound Assisted Emulsion Polymerization
Completed
3
Mr. Bhaskar Bethi
Waste Water treatment
Completed
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
9
Mr. Narsimha. P
Nanomaterials for Supercapacitor
On going
10
Mr. Swapnil Adsul
Sol-gel coating for self-healing
On going


 

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.

 

International and 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 nanoCa3(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., Patil, K.(2005): Synthesis and kinetics of Biodisel from Karanaj Oil. First national seminar on recent trends in chemical technology, Jalgaon India, December 2005
8.      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
9.      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
10.  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
11.  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
12.  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 conference on future trends in composite material and processing (INCCOM-06), IIT Kanpur, December 2007
13.  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
14.  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
15.  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.
16.  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
17.  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
18.  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
19.  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
20.  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
21.  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
22.  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
23.  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
24.  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
25.  Synthesis of Magnesium carbonate (MgCO3) nanoparticles using Sonochemical carbonization, S. H.  Sonawane, S. P. Meshram and P.K. Khanna, 2nd Int. Symp. on Advanced materials and Polymers for Aerospace and Defence Applications (SAMPADA-2008) Pune, Dec. 8-12, 2008. Poster Presentation
26.  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)
27.  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 for international conference on  Nanobiomaterials for Environmental applications (ICNEA 2009) at National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI-CSIR), Nagpur.
28.  Synthesis and Characterization of ZnO modified nanoclay for efficient photo-oxidation of Phenol, Prashant B. Banote, Jayant A. Mahadik, Satish P. Meshram, Shirish H. Sonawane. Poster presented for national seminar on Recent Advances in Polymer Technology (RAPT-09)
29.  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
30.  Shirish Sonawane K J Kunte Polymer Gel Eletrolyte membrane nanocomposite for lithium Batteries National conference on polymer Technology June 2010
31.  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
32.  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
33.  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 2010) held in Pune during 14-15th Oct., 2010
34.  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 2010) held in Pune during 14-15th Oct., 2010
35.  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
36.  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
37.  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
38.  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.
39.  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   during December 16-17, 2009
40.  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 during October 27-28, 2010
41.  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
42.  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
43.  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
44.  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
45.  Komel Ansari, Shirish Sonawane, Y Pydi Setty Process Intensification of Nanoparticle Production Process using Microreactor RAPT ICT Jalgaon 14-15 Feb 2013
46.  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 
47.  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
48.  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
49.  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
50.  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
51.  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
52.  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
53.  Shekhar Gaikwad et al Study of Unstable Product Synthesis in Corning® AFRTM  Reactor - Chemcon-2014 at Punjab University, Chandigarh
54.  Shabana Shaik, Shirish H Sonawane. Hematite and Magnetite Production Using Cavitation Method. Chemcon December 2014
55.  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.
56. 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
57. 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    
58.  Shekhar Giakawad et al Study of Biodiesel Synthesis in Corning® Advanced-FlowTM Reactor- INCEEE-2015 AT NIT Warangal, Telangana
59.  Shekhar gaikawad et al Continuous Production of Biodiesel from Waste Cooking Oil in Corning® Advanced-FlowTM Reactor -IIENG ORG-2015 at London UK
60.  PriteeMankar, 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
61.  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.
62.  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
63.  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
64.  Shirish H. Sonawane, Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Bharat B Kale. Synthesis of Graphene Oxide and Graphene Oxide (GO) Loaded With Palladium Nanoparticles as a Catalyst for PEM Fuel Cell Applications WCSM- 2015 Conference Korea Accepted
65.  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
66.  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
67.  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
68.  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.
69.  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.
70.  Uday Bagale and Shirish Sonawane. Nanocontainer for corrosion inhibition industrial coatings. 18th National conference on Corrosion Control held at Hotel Green Park, Chennai during 24-26th Feb 2016.
71.  S.R. Divi and S.H. Sonawane, Identification and Design of controller for PEM fuel cell system, CHEMCON 2016, 27-30th December, 2016 at IIT Madras, Chennai.
72.  Prashant L. Suryawanshi, Uday Bagale and Shirish H. Sonawane, Synthesis of Silver and Silver-Cobalt Nanoparticles in Continuous Flow Microreactor, Oral presentation in International conference on Go Green 2017 during 12-13 January 2017 at S.S. P Mandal, Chandmal Tarachand Bora College, Shirur, District-Pune, Pin -412210 (MS), India, Volume 3/Issue 3, January 2017. 
73.  Uday Bagale, Shirish Sonawane, Synthesis of nanocontainer for industrial anticorrosion coatings using sonochemical approach, National conference on recent advance in polymer technology held at UICT, NMU jalgaon (Maharashtra) during 27-28 January 2017.
74.  P. Rajesh Kumar, Prashant L Suryawanshi, Shirish H Sonawane, Ultrasound assisted synthesis of pt3-co1/c cathode electro catalysts for PEM fuel cells, International Conference on Advanced Rechargeable Batteries & allied Materials-2017 (ICARBM2017) presented a poster at C-MET, Pune during 8th - 10th March 2017.
75.  Swapnil H. Adsul, Shirish H. Sonawane, R. Subasri, Corrosion Behavior Study of Nanoclay-based Sol-Gel Coatings on Mg Alloy AZ91D, Presented a poster at International Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials and Manufacturing Engineering (IMME 17) held at Hotel Breeze Residency, Trichy during 10 to 12 March 2017.
76.  Swapnil H. Adsul, Shirish H. Sonawane, R. Subasri, Investigations on anticorrosion properties of montmorillonite clay-based sol-gel coatings on Mg Alloy AZ91D, Second International Conference on Electrochemical Science and Technology (ICONEST-2017) held at IISc, Bengaluru, INDIA during August 10-12, 2017.
77.  Uday Bagale, Shirish H. Sonawane, Synthesis of nanocapsules using sonochemical approach for self healing anticorrosion coating, 13th  Coatings Science International 2017, held at Amsterdam, Netherlands during June 26 to 30 June 2017.
78.  Prashant Suryawashi ,B.V.S. Praveen, S.H. Sonawane, Sonochemical approach for synthesis of Zinc oxide/polymethyl methaacrylate (ZnO/PMMA) Janus nanoparticles, 2nd International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering, Science and Technologies (ICETEST-18) 16th & 17thFebruary, 2018 Warangal, Telangana.
 
 



Projects

 

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:

 

Title

Duration

Cost

Funding agency

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

2006-2008

3 Lacs

$5000

University of Pune

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

2007-10

6.90 Lacs

$11500

Fast Track Young Scientist award,

Government of India

Process control of polymerization reactors

2008-10

1.50 Lacs

$2500

University of Pune

Ultrasound synthesis of functional nano latex

2009

5 Lacs

$8333

BOYSCAST award, Government of India

Anticorrosive properties of nanocontainers using nanoparticles

2011-2013

10 Lacs

$16666

Department of Science and Technology, Government of India

Experimental and theoretical investigation of nanoparticle formation by ultrasound atomization process

2012-13

3.33 Lacs

$5500

Ministry of Human Resource Development

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

2013-15

10.40 Lacs

$17333

Indian Space Research Organization

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

2013-16

58 Lacs

$96666

Ministry of Environment and Forests

Prototype development of fuel cell

2014-17

104 Lacs

$173333

Department of Information and Technology, Government of India

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

2014-2017

34 Lacs

$56666

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

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

2014-2017

11.1 Lacs

$18500

Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

Development of  cellulose acetate based membranes containing nanoparticles for fluoride  removal from drinking water  (Co investigator)

2014-17

10 Lacs

$16666

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India

Crystallization and Drying (Pedagogy IIT Kharagpur)

2015-17

8 Lacs

$13333

Ministry of Human Resource Development

Development of hybrid waste water treatment system using ceramic membrane and Hydrodynamic cavitation (Prime minister Fellowship)

2016-17

7.2 Lacs

(Prime minister Fellowship) DST-CII and K Pack systems Pvt Ltd, Bangalore

Development of Pickling and polishing chemicals for coins

2015-17

3.4 Lacs

India Govt. Mint, Hyderabad -Co investigator

Development of starch based polyurethane nano-coatings for packaging application by sonochemical approach

2017-2019

15 Lac

Indo-Tunisia Bilateral Project sponsored by DST, Govt. of India

Ultrasonic crystallization of biopolymer for food and dairy industry

2016-2018

15 Lac

 In collaboration with South Ural State University Russia 


 


A Novel Hybrid System for Textile Dye Waste Water Treatment

2017-2019

15 Lac

Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC)-SRISTI- GYTI Award,


Process Development for the production of Janus

Nanoparticles for selected catalytic reactions

 2018-202120.87

 DST-SERB

 Ultrasonic encapsulation of bioactive compounds to deliver in the food matrix 2018-2020 16 Indo-Russia DST-RFBR

Awards and Honors

 

Honors, Awards and Achievements

 

 

S.No.

 

Name of the Body

 

                     Fellowships

 

Year

 

1

University of Dortmund, Germany

Graduate School Fellowship

 

2002

2.

 Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Senior Research

CSIR-SRF Fellowship (all India rank 2)

2003

 

3.

DST, Government of India

Better Opportunities for Young Scientists in Chosen Areas of Science & Technology (BOYSCAST) Fellowship,

2008-2009

4.

Erasmus Mundus Program (European commission)

Heritage Fellowship

2013

 

Awards

1.

National Science Day, North Maharashtra University

Best Research Paper Presentation Award

2003

2.

Conference on Recent Trends in Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Best Research Paper Award

2005

3.

DST, Government of India

Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists award

2007

4.

International Conference on Polymer Materials, Jalgaon, Maharashtra.

Best Research Paper Award

2009


5.

Maharashtra Academy of Sciences

Young Associate Fellow

2011

6.

IIT-Roorkee

V.N.M.M award [for the innovative and creative work in the field of Chemical Engineering through patent applications]

 


7.

Institution of Engineers India

Institution of Engineers India award [for excellence in academics]

2016


8.

Maharashtra Academy of Sciences

Fellow of Maharashtra Academy of Sciences award [for the significant contributions to Engineering and Technology]

2016

9.

Telangana Academy of Sciences

Telangana Academy of Sciences award

2017

10.

National Innovation Foundation(NIF), India & SRISTI

Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI) Award (Project Guide/Team Leader): Under BIRAC-SRISTI-GYTI Category of More from Less for Many (MLM).

2017

 

Honors/Recognitions

1.

Anson Marston distinguished emeritus professor, the Iowa State University

Work appreciation letter by Padmabhushan Prof. L.K. Doraiswamy

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2.

Second International Conference on Electrochemical Science and Technology (ICONEST-2017) held at IISc, Bengaluru, INDIA

Best poster of the conference

 2017

3.

Reaction Box Engineering Pvt. Ltd.�?? Plot No.S65, Lakadganj Ejaz Nagar, Near Masjid, Kamptee, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, 441002.

Technical Mentor  

2017

4.

FLOWRHEX Technologies, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Technical Mentor

2017

Additional Responsibility

 


·         National advisory committee member SCHEMCON-2016 organized by the students chapter of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE).

·         Resource Person for one week STTP on  Advances in Drinking Water Technology & Solar Energy, 20th -25th  December 2016 organized by Department of Chemical Engineering, SGGS Institute of Engineering and Technology, Vishnupuri, Nanded, 431606 (MS).

·         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

  • Editorial board member of the international journal - Advances in Nanoparticles, ISSN: 2169-0510
  • Editorial board member of the International Journal of Biotechnology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering, ISSN: 2278 0696
  • Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, Program Advisory Committee (PAC) Meeting Coordinator, VIT Pune 2010
  • BOS Member Chemical Engineering, JNTU Hyderabad
  • BOS Member Nanotechnology, JNTU Hyderabad 
  • BOS Member Biotechnology, JNTU Kakinada 
  • Member of advisory committee of Chemical Engineering Program, Jawaharlal Nehru Engineering College (JNEC), Aurangabad.

·         Proposed and executing a mini center on Sonoprocess Engineering for Nanomaterials, funded by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India (Fund: 40 Lacs/ $66,666)

·         Advisory Committee member for 6th National conference on Recent Advances in Polymer Technology (RAPT-2017) sponsored by TEQIP-II, UICT, NMU, Jalgoan, Maharashtra during 27th -28th January 2017.

·         Member of the committee constituted by AICTE New Delhi for drafting model curriculum for PG courses in Engineering & Technology.

·         Central Advisory Board member for the CHEMTECH - BioPharma South World Expo 2017.

·         Chief Editor of Scientific Journal of Bulletin of the SUS University Series -Food and Biotechnology