Dr. Sumit Hansapal Dhawane

Experienced researcher with a demonstrated history of working in the oil & energy industry. Skilled in Catalyst development, Water Treatment, Biofuel production, Management, and Research and Development (R&D). Strong research professional with a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) focused in Chemical Engineering from National Institute of Technology Durgapur, India.


1) PhD Chemical Engineering,National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

2) M. Tech Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

3) B.E. Chemical Engineering, Shivaji University Kolhapur, Maharashtra


1. Heterogeneous catalysis and Biocatalysis 

2. Biofuels and Biomass valorisation 

3. Waste water treatment by adsorption 

4. Hydro processing and alternative processes 


Safety training (Safe working Procedures) attended at Aarti Drugs limited for 1day. 

Firefighting training attended at Aarti Drugs limited for 1day. 

Presented a Poster at “International Conference on Emerging Trends in Biotechnology (ICETB-2014)” at Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. 

Oral presentation in “Golden Jubilee International Conference on Recent trends in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering (GJIC-2015)” at National Institute of Technology, Durgapur. 

Oral presentation in “International conference on Challenges and prospects of Petroleum Production and Processing Industries” at Indian Institute of Technology (ISM), Dhanbad 2017. 

Attended five day workshop on “Modern Petroleum Industry and Its Challenges” at Indian Institute of Technology (ISM), Dhanbad, during 1 to 5 August 2016. 

Completed one week course on “Introduction to ANSYS” at National Institute of Technology, Durgapur 


·           Applied Energy 

·           Energy Conversion and Management (ECM) 

·           Ecological Engineering (ECOLENG) 

·           Process Safety and Environmental Protection (PSEP) 

·           Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy (EPSE) 

·           Desalination and Water Treatment (DWT) 

·           Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering Journal 

·           Sustainable Environment Research 

·           Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers