Department of Petroleum and Energy Studies

Dr. D. Tapas Kumar Dora

Assistant Professor

Dr. Dora has a total experience of 13 years teaching and research experience. He had worked as a research fellow from NUS, Singapore under the mentorship of Prof. Hai Minh Duong. He had worked on the synthesis of PET aerogel for various Engineering applications during his tenure in NUS, Singapore. He has completed his Post Doctorate form IIT, Delhi under the guidance of Prof. K. K. Pant. During his Post Doctorate he had synthesized CNT aerogel for oil spill cleaning. He has pursued his Ph. D. from Utkal University on Hydrodynamics of Three-phase fluidized Bed under the esteemed guidance Prof. G. K. Roy, former Director NIT, Rourkela. He had handled projects of total cost of 33.6 Lakhs funded by various industries (NALCO and J K Paper Mill) and AICTE. He has published 14 research papers in SCI indexed with high impact factors journals with total citations of 82, h-index of 6 and i-10 index of 3. He has served as a reviewer for reputed journals viz. Journal of Hazardous Material (Elsevier), Powder Technology (Elsevier), Particuology (Elsevier), Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (Elsevier), Journal of Institute of Engineers (Taylor & Francis) and Environmental Technology (Taylor & Francis).