Dr. Balaji D

 dr.balaji Associate ProfessorDr. Balaji D, M.Tech. Ph.D.

Email: balajid@ssn.edu.in / dbalajii@yahoo.com

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Diploma in Industrial Safety (2015)

Annamalai University, Annmalainagar, Tamilnadu, India

Ph.D., in Chemical Engineering (2008 – 2012)

Department of Chemical Engineering

Central Leather Research Institute (CSIR-CLRI), Chennai – 600 020, Tamilnadu, India.

M.Tech., in Chemical Engineering (2000 – 2002)

Department of Chemical Engineering

Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India.

B.Tech., in Chemical Engineering (1995 – 1999)         

University of Madras, Tamilnadu, India.

Dr. Balaji D,Associate Professor in the department of Chemical Engineering was born on February 4, 1978 at Cuddalore, Tamilnadu, India.He has 17 years of experience in industry, teaching and research. He is a recognized Anna University Research Supervisor to guide Ph.D./M.S. candidates. He has published 5 Research Papers in Reputed International Journals. His research areas of interests are Chemical Reaction Engineering, Wastewater treatment, Bioprocess Engineering with a special reference to real time monitoring and control of bioprocesses with the help of Biocalorimeter.He is also a Life Member in Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE) and International Association of Engineers.

Area of Specialization

  • Bioprocess Engineering
  • Advanced Oxidation Process
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering

 AWARDS and HONORS

  • Won best video lecture for Chemical Engineering Category organized by myklassroom.com faculty video contest 2013.
  • Research Associate of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India.
  • Senior Research Fellow of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India.
  • Department of science and technology -Young scientist travel grant award to Spain, 2011.
  • Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – Travel grant award to Germany, 2011.
  • MH Shukla Award, for the Best Technical Paper in CHEMCON 2003, Bhubaneswar.
  • Tamilnadu State Council for Science & Technology Funded PG project and won Second prize in the presentation.

 Research Projects

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Design and development of biocalorimeter for in-line monitoring and control of bio process system for enhanced production of enzymes SSN Trust Dr. D. Balaji (PI) &

Dr. D. Gnana Prakash (Co-PI)

 

2016–2019 (Ongoing) 4.55 Lakh