MNIT Jaipur Prof SP Chaurasia Talk on Separation Technologies for Water Purification at Banasthali
1.8 billion People use a source of drinking water contaminated with faeces, putting them at risk of contracting cholera, dysentery, typhoid and polio. The Sustainable Development Goals, launched in 2015, include a target to ensure everyone has access to safe water by 2030, making water a key issue in the fight to eradicate extreme poverty. Water safety and quality are fundamental to human development and well-being. Providing access to safe water is one of the most effective instruments in promoting health and reducing poverty.
Dr SP Chaurasia who holds BTech and MTech from HBTI Kanpur and PhD from IIT Bombay is presently Professor of chemical Engineering at Malaviya National Institute of Technology - MNIT Jaipur. His research interests include Oil/ Fat Processing, Bioprocess Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Membrane Separation and Biofuels. His professional affiliations in various capacities include Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers IIChE, Indian Society for Technical Education ISTE, Indian Desalination Association InDA, Indian Membrane Society ISM, Oil Technologists Association of India OTAI and American Institute of Chemical Engineers AIChE.
Prof SP Chaurasia who has had close association with Banasthali for the past one decade visited Banasthali on 25 Sep 2017 and interacted with faculty members of Chemical Engineering regarding research work. He conducted a three hour marathon session giving an Overview of Separation Technologies and Membrane Processes for Water Purification. Starting with global and Indian scenario of water, he outlined the separation technologies under Fluid Particle Mechanics, Mass Transfer Operations and Advanced Techniques. He summarized details of Reverse Osmosis RO, Nano Filtration NF, Ultra Filtration UF, Membrane Filtration MF, Membrane Distillation MD, Electro Dialysis ED, Pervaporation PV, Dialysis, Gas Separation, Super Critical Fluid Extraction, Ion Exchange, Foam Separation and Chromatography.
In detail, he explained the types of membranes, Configurations, characterization, transport mechanisms, fouling, scaling, biodfouling and organic fouling. After the session, Question answer session followed. Prof BR Natarajan introduced the speaker to the audience and proposed vote of thanks.
The students and faculty who attended the talk left with beaming faces and pride that they were indeed part of an institution which is a jewel in the crown among the women’s universities not only in India today but across the globe.
For more details about Banasthali see http://www.banasthali.org/
About Banasthali: The Institution which is also the largest fully residential women’s university in the world has played a big role in revolutionizing women’s education in the country for the last eight decades with a belief that there is a tremendous role of higher education in empowering the women. Banasthali has scripted numerous success stories in a wide range of fields, and stands tall among the citadels of learning in India today. Team Banasthali with Vice Chancellor J C Bose Memorial Award for eminent scientist recipient Prof Aditya Shastri a highly acclaimed alumnus of BITS Pilani, SUNY State University of New York Stony Brook and MIT USA is indeed racing forward to be the very best among global women universities. Proud to be Banasthali alumni who call themselves as Banasthalites can be found in all latitudes, longitudes and altitudes in all walks of life across the globe.
P.O. Banasthali Vidyapith
Rajasthan – 304022
Phone 91 1438 228456 / 228341
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release MNIT Jaipur Prof SP Chaurasia Talk on Separation Technologies for Water Purification at Banasthali here
News-ID: 743863 • Views: 1484
More Releases from Banasthali
Chevening Fellow Prof Suphia Khan Banasthali Participates in CRISP IGNITE 2019 A …
Chevening is the UK government’s international awards programme aimed at developing global leaders since 1983. There are two types of award – Chevening Scholarships and Chevening Fellowships – the recipients of which are personally selected by British embassies and high Commissions throughout the world. Chevening Research, Science, and Innovation Leadership Fellowship (CRISP) Hosted by the University of Oxford is aimed at mid-career professionals with very high potential in the fields
At Banasthali Everyday is National Sports Day and Keep Fit Day
To commemorate the birth anniversary of 'The Wizard', hockey legend Olympian Major Dhyan Chand who had scored over 400 goals in his career from 1926 to 1948, India celebrates 29 Aug every year as National Sports Day. With over 16000 girls coming from different parts of the nation, the 850 acre Banasthali campus itself is a mini India echoing the lines of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore in National anthem “Panjaba Sindhu
Janmasthami 2019 Celebrations Galore at Banasthali
The rich ethnic diversity of India truly comes alive when the Banasthali campus celebrates various festivals spread over the year. During these celebrations, the students and faculty of Banasthali add a spectrum of colours and gaiety to campus life and indeed rise above caste and creed and develop mutual respect for all religions. With over 16000 students coming from different parts of India, the 850 acre Banasthali campus itself is
Banasthali School of Earth Sciences Celebrates National Remote Sensing Day 2019
The day is in honour of Dr Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai born on 12 Aug 1919 undisputedly the father of the Indian Space Program who was a great institution builder without any parallel. Some of the institutions where he played a stellar role for their establishment include at Ahmedabad Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Space Application Centre and Indian Institute of Management (IIM); at Thiruvananthapuram Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre; at
More Releases for Sep
Calsoft Is at 2 Elite Events – SNIA SDC USA & VMworld – in Sep 2020
Calsoft Inc., a global leader in delivering product engineering and digital services to ISVs and enterprises across the Storage, Networking, Virtualization, Cloud, IoT, and Analytics domains, announced its presence at two high-profile events – which are going virtual for the first time due to the pandemic – in September 2020. Lined up first is the SNIA SDC USA on September 22-23, where Calsoft is the Platinum Sponsor with a virtual booth
Get Bright Brain Education Festival Sep 2020
National Online Learning Event Features 15 Mindfulness Experts, Sep 11-13, 2020 September 8, 2020 -- Body & Brain is proud to announce the online Get Bright Brain Education Festival! Join us for three days of exciting live online seminars with an all-star lineup of 15 Brain Education mindfulness coaching experts. The Festival will be held on Friday, September 11 through Sunday, September 13, 2020 from 7am-4:10pm (PDT) / 10am-7:10pm (EDT). Five unique
Global Specialty Pharmaceutical Market to 2025| Purdue Pharma, Tevu Pharma, SEP, …
Researchmoz added Most up-to-date research on “Global Specialty Pharmaceutical Market Insights, Forecast to 2025” to its huge collection of research reports. This report studies the global market size of Specialty Pharmaceutical in key regions like North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & South America and Middle East & Africa, focuses on the consumption of Specialty Pharmaceutical in these regions. To Get Sample Copy of Report visit @ https://www.researchmoz.us/enquiry.php?type=S&repid=1932370 This research report categorizes the
MoBiTec GmbH to Attend Horizons in Molecular Biology Meeting in Goettingen, Germ …
Horizons in Molecular Biology is an international symposium in the field of molecular life sciences, organized by PhD students of the MSc/PhD Molecular Biology Program - International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS). MoBiTec, leading supplier of unique, superior non-E. coli gene expression systems for Bacillus megaterium, Bacillus subtilis, Lactococcus lactis, and other industrially relevant bacteria, as well as provider of fluorescent probes, reagents, and detection kits, imaging and cell culture labware,
Sean Bisceglia, CEO of TalentDrive, to Speak at Onrec Online Recruitment Expo Se …
(CHICAGO, Ill. - June 20, 2008) Since the company opened its doors in 2007, TalentDrive has built a solid client list, including the Fortune 500. Sean Bisceglia, CEO of TalentDrive, will be speaking at the Onrec.com Online Recruitment Conference & Expo 2008 to be held at the Donald E Stephens Convention Center, in Chicago, on September 9 & 10, 2008. Onrec.com EXPO 2008 is widely regarded as the “must
BusinessWeek’s Joseph McCool to Present at the Onrec Online Recruitment Confe …
(CHICAGO, Ill. - June 16, 2008) Described by BusinessWeek as “the authority on headhunters” and by Fast Company Magazine as a leadership “recruiting expert,” Joseph Daniel McCool will be speaking at the Onrec.com Online Recruitment Conference & Expo 2008 to be held at the Donald E Stephens Convention Center, in Chicago, on September 9 & 10, 2008. Onrec.com EXPO 2008 is widely regarded as the “must attend” online recruitment event