|Dr ANIRBID B SIRCAR
Director & Professor
M.Sc., M.Tech., Ph.D, P.G. Diploma
Email : Anirbid.Sircar@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Earth Science, Petroleum Exploration, Reservoir Engg., City Gas Distribution, Well Logging, Geothermal Energy
Brief Profile: Prof Anirbid Sircar is the In-charge Director, School of Petroleum Technology. He is actively involved in teaching and research and has successfully guided multiple M. Tech and PhD students. He also has immense experience in the applied Petroleum related activities.Received Indira Gandhi Siromani award (2011) and Bharat Vikash Award (2017).
|Dr Ashish Sarkar
B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D
Email : Ashish.Sarkar@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest:
|Dr Bhawanisingh G Desai
B.Sc, M.Sc., Ph.D
Email : Bhawanisingh.Desai@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Earth Science, Ichnology, Mesozoic Cephalopods, Sequence stratigraphy, reservoir Characterization
|Dr Uttam Kumar Bhui
Ph.D, M.Sc., B.Sc.
Email : Uttam.Bhui@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Clay mineralogy and geochemistry, Characterization of crude oil for enhanced oil recovery (EOR), Reservoir characterization, Crude rheology,
Shale gas/oil exploration and exploitation
Brief Profile: Professional Appointments:
Associate Professor, PDPU: 2008 - Present
Lecturer (Sr. scale), Jadavpur University: 2006 - 2008
Lecturer: Jadavpur University: 2002 - 2006
Assistant Executive Engineer (Reservoir), ONGC:1999 - 2002
Dr. Bhui has both industrial as well as academic experience. He worked in ONGC as Reservoir Engineer and was involved in resesrvoir operation and management activities for field development and optimum oil production. Presently involved in research activities related to reservoir characterization, crude characterization for enhanced oil recovery, rheological characterization of crude oil, interaction of rock matrix and fluids (oil-water) of crude oil reservoir.His expertise is also in geological mapping and geochemical data (phase, bulk chemical and stable isotope) handling for magmatic rocks and associated economic mineral deposits particularly chromium,vanadium, nickel and platunum group of elements.
|Prof Shah Subhash N
B.Sc., M.S., Ph.D
Email : Subhash.Shah@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Hydraulic Fracturing, drilling, horizontal/multilateral well completions/stimulation and coiled tubing technology.
Brief Profile: Professor Subhash Shah, Ph.D, P.E., is a Shell Total Chair Professor in Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University. He is an Emeritus Professor in the Mewbourne School of Petroleum an Geological Engineering at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Shah holds B.S. degree from M.S university of Baroda, India (1968), and MS (1971) and Ph.D (1974) degrees from university of New Mexico, USA all in chemical Engineering. He has a distinguished career in the oil and gas industry that spans over 40 years.
|Dr Madhavan P Natarajan
Ph.D, M.Sc., B.Sc
Email : N.Madhavan@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Natural science is a branch of science concerned with the description, prediction, and understanding of natural phenomena, based on observational and empirical evidence. So, my interests are plant, soil and water. I am looking to work in the marshy lands of Nara Nadi, Rann of Kutch in Gujarat; Organic matter and trace elements in marine sediments of the late Jurassic: Erosional Processes are at my attention.
Brief Profile: After my graduation in Applied Geology, I continued my carrier in academics as a Research Fellow and then a Post Doctoral Fellow at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi; Uppsala University, Sweden and University of California, Santa Cruz in United States. Prior to PDPU, I was teaching at BBIT&RC affiliated with Uttar Pradesh Technological University and Delhi Technological University.
|Dr Moumita Talukdar
B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D
Email : Moumita.Talukdar@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Petrology and Geochemistry.
Brief Profile: Joined PDPU as INSPIRE Faculty, Ph.D (Metamorphic petrology and Geochemistry) from Javavpur University, M.Sc., B.Sc. (Geological Sciences) from Jadavpur University.
|Dr Sivakumar P
B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D
Email : Sivakumar.P@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Petroleum Down Stream Processing; Petrochemical Engineering; Biofuels; Nano Technology; Catalysis; Cracking
Brief Profile: Dr. Sivakumar P holds the position of Assistant Professor at the School of Petroleum Technology, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Gandhinagar, India since 2016. He received his Ph.D. degree in Faculty of Technology from Anna University, Chennai in 2013. His current research focuses on several interdisciplinary areas in Biofuels, Nano Technology, Petrochemicals, Petroleum Engineering, Fuel Cells, Concrete etc. Expertise in laboratory techniques for molecular and structural characterization include SEM, TEM, FEM, GC, HPLC, XPS, DSC, TGA, FTIR, AFM, NMR, Confocal microscopy, wear testing fatigue testing, fracture mechanics analysis, non-destructive testing, and nano-indentation. He has published more than 50 research articles in peer-reviewed international Journals. Currently, he is supervising seven Ph.D. scholars and 15 PG and UG students. He is an active member of 6 National and International professional societies and serves on a number of committees of National Academies and Industries. He has also established petrochemical engineering laboratories in different institutions. His teaching expertise includes PG and UG courses in Chemical, Petroleum and Petrochemical Engineering.
|Dr Sivasankar P
B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D
Email : Sivasankar@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest:
|Mr Negi Gudendra Singh
Email : Gudendrasingh.Negi@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Reservoir characterization with the application of tracers for understanding the reservoir fluid dynamics to evaluate the techno economics of EOR application in our industry.
Brief Profile: I joined ONGC on 30th May 1985 at IRS, Ahmedabad and started working on the research project in the domain of Reservoir characterisation by tracer applications and rendered esteem contributions for reservoir characterisation and residual oil saturation estimation of flooded area of reservoirs. i was associated in this domain of R&D works for about 17 years.
I acquired my M.Tech Degree in Petroleum Engineering from ISM, Dhanbad in 2001. the research topic was based on Tracer application in oil field industry.
|Mr Shashi Shekhar Prasad Singh
Email : Shashi.Singh@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Petroleum Production Engineering,Advance Drilling,Production Optimization and Offshore Operations.
Brief Profile: Having graduated in Petroleum Engineering,from Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad with 1st class Hounours in Yr-1969; served the National oil co ONGC for more than 38 yrs in various capacity both in Ops and R&D functions. Since superannuation in Yr-2008 associated with PDPU as Adjunct Faculty and teaching both at both UG and PG level.
|Mr Chandan Sahu
Email : Chandan.Sahu@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Directional Drilling Engineering , Reservoir Engineering , Slickline and Wireline Services , Stimulation Design , Artificial Lift Design.
Brief Profile: Joined Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University on 1st of June 2017. Completed B.Tech in Petroleum Engineering from Dibrugarh University - Assam and M.Tech in Petroleum Engineering from IIT(ISM) - Dhanbad. Has completed his Internship at Cairn India Pvt. Ltd. at Well Completion and Services Department.
|Ms Debanjali Mallick
Email : Debanjali.Mallick@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery, Proppant shape,size distribution for Hydraulic Fracturing,
Brief Profile: Joined Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University on 1st June'17 as a Lecturer. Completed B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from SRM University, Chennai. Pursued master's in Petroleum Engineering (upstream) from PDPU, Gandhinagar.
|Mr HARI GANESH .
Email : Hari.Ganesh@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Design of Machine Elements like Electromagnetic repulsion engine, Sand processing machines and fishing tools, Drilling Engineering, Conventional Lost Circulation Materials, Well logging and Formation Evaluation.
Brief Profile: Mr Hari Ganesh joined PDPU as lecturer from May 2017.
He has completed his M tech in Petroleum Exploration from University of Petroleum and energy studies, Dehradun in 2017 & B tech in mechanical engineering from Hindustan University Chennai. He completed his training and internship at Indian Rare Earth Ltd, Kollam and Raeon Energy Services LLP, Mumbai.
|Ms Mahula Santra
B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D(Pursuing)
Email : Mahula.Santra@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Natural gas engineering & processing, LNG value chain,Chemical Reaction engineering,Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer, Petroleum refining processes
Brief Profile: Ms. Mahula Santra joined PDPU as a Lecturer in the School of Petroleum Technology in May 2017. She is a B.Tech.(WBUT, 2015) and M.Tech.(UPES, 2017) in Chemical Engineering with specialization in Process Design Engineering. During masters, she has completed her major project work at BPCL R & D Centre, Greater Noida (July, 2016 - April, 2017). Currently, she is pursuing PhD in Chemical Engineering from Ahmedabad University.
|Mr Manan Rajiv Shah
B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D(Pursuing)
Email : Manan.Shah@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Geothermal Exploration and Exploitation, Renewable Energy Sector, Reservoir Simulation, Mathematics
Brief Profile: Mr. Manan Shah joined Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University in June, 2015 as a Lecturer in the School of Petroleum Technology. He is currently working in Centre of Excellence for Geothermal Energy, Gandhinagar as a Reserach Scientist. He has done his Bachelor in chemical Engineering from L.D college of Engineering and did his M.tech in Petroleum Engineering from Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University.
|Mr Maunish Sanjaybhai Shah
Email : Maunish.Shah@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Refracturing Technology, Particulate diverter for Refracturing, Hydraulic fracturing, Cement slurry design
|Ms Namrata Bist
B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D(Pursuing)
Email : Namrata.Bist@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Applications of Petroleum Engineering in Software domain, Production Engineering, Geothermal Energy
Brief Profile: Ms. Namrata Bist is a petroleum engineer and has completed her B.Tech in Applied Petroleum Engineering from University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun & M.Tech from Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University.
She has a rich assortment of work experience from reputed firms like Weatherford International and Infosys Ltd.
|Mr Ragunathan Bala subramanian
Email : Balasubramanian@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Petroleum Refinery Engineering, Petrochemicals, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Transport Phenomena, Petroleum Process Unit Operations and Natural Gas processing.
Brief Profile: Mr. R. Balasubramanian joined Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University in September, 2014 as Lecturer in School of Petroleum Technology.
He is basically Chemical Engineer with M.Tech.,(Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals) from Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
B.Tech: Adsorption and Desorption of Lead by using Sargassum sp. Biomass
M.Tech: Studies on Customized Carbon Catalyst in Biodiesel production from A.Pavonina Seed Oil.
|Ms Vaishali Sharma
Email : Vaishali.Sharma@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Shale Gas Exploration and Exploitation, Hydraulic Fracturing Modeling, Production Optimization, Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Biofuel and Bioenergy, Waste to Fuel.
Brief Profile: Ms. Sharma is a Petroleum Engineering graduate from Indian School of Mines Dhanbad and possess 4+ years of academic, administrative and research experience. Her areas of expertise are Shale Gas Exploration and Exploitation and Alternative Energy Resources.