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Dr. Gaurav Manik
Gaurav Manik Assistant Professor manikfpt[at]iitr.ac.in 0132-2714340
Areas of Interest
  • Polymer Composites, Environmental friendly natural fibre based composites; Epoxy Based Conductive Composites
  • Process Optimization and Control, Process optimization and Control of Multiple Effect Evaporators
  • Molecular Simulation of Polymers, Design of Performance Polymeric Coatings
  • Coatings, Development of performance Easy-Clean, Oleophobic and Sacrificial Coatings
  • Synthesis of Novel Industrially Important Adhesives, Development of speciality Pressure Sensitive Adhesives for Industrial Applications
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
2013Till DateAssistant Professor, Polymers & Process Engg. Department, IIT Roorkee
Jan 2016April 2016Visiting (Seconded) Assistant ProfessorAsian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, THAILAND
20082012Senior Scientist (Manager), Corporate Research Materials Lab3M, Bangalore
20002004Lecturer, Chemical Engg DepartmentsBITS Pilani And BIET Jhansi
19971998Engineer-TIndo Gulf Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Ph.DChemical EngineeringI.I.T Bombay2010
M.TechChemical EngineeringI.I.T Kanpur2000
B.TechChemical EngineeringH B T I, Kanpur1997
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
20152016Warden, Malviya BhavanIIT Roorkee
20132016Faculty-in-Charge: Games & SportsIIT Roorkee
20132016Faculty-in-Charge: Training & PlacementIIT Roorkee
20142016Member, Institute Academic Program Committee (IAPC)IIT Roorkee
July 2017till dateWarden, Malviya BhavanIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Development of sealants for self-repairing and puncture resistant tiresDTIL, Mumbai2016
Development of Bio-based resins and composites from Non-edible Plant oilsScience and Engineering Research Board (SERB), DST2016
Participation in seminars
NamePlaceSponsored ByDate
SETCOR International Conference on Smart Materials and SurfacesBangkok, ThailandIITR26-08-2014
International Forum on Sustainable Future in Asia:Converting Aspirations to ActionsAsian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, THAILANDAsian Institute of Technology, National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) Japan, & others27-28Jan16
International perspectives on mobile healthAsian Institute of Technology (AIT), ThailandYunus Center of Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand4Apr2016
Complex Fluids SymposiumNCL-PuneNational Chemicals Laboratory (NCL) Pune21-22Feb08
2nd International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS-06)IIT Guwahati, IndiaIndian Institute of Technology Guwahati and Indian Association for Computational Mechanics (IndACM)8-10Dec06
Users Conference by Innovative Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd (COMSOL)Leela Palace, BangaloreCOMSOL 17Nov06
Computational Approaches to Materials Science-2006 (CAMS-2006)Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, BangaloreJawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore17-21Jan06
Biotechnology SymposiumIIT BombayBioschool Association and Research Scholar’s Forum, at IIT Bombay3-4Dec2005
National Symposium by Chemical Engineering Association (CHEA)IIT BombayIIT Bombay19Mar05
58th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (CHEMCON-2005Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD), DelhiIndian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChe)Dec2005
National Workshop on Advanced Methods for Materials Characterization (NWMC) Bhabha Atomic Research CentreMaterials Research Society of India (MRSI) Mumbai Chapter11-15Oct04
National Symposium on NanotechnologyIndustrial Research and Consultancy Centre, IITBombayResearch Scholar’s Forum/Industrial Research and Consultancy Centre, IITBombay2-3Oct2004
58th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, CHEMCON-2004Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD), DelhiIdian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChe)27-30Dec05
International Conference on Polymers for Advanced Technologies (MACRO-2004)ThiruvanthapuramSociety for Polymer ScienceDec 2004
Memberships
  • Material Research Society of India, Life Member
  • Indian Society for Technical Education, Life Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Process Systems Analysis & ControlPP-411IIIrd Year Process Engg & Management, IIIrd Year Polymer Science & TechAutumn
Environmental AuditingED 79.06MTech First Year at Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), ThailandSpring
Polymer MaterialsPP-356IVth Year Intg. Polymer Science & TechnologySpring
Mass TransferPEN-208IInd Year Polymer Science & Tech., IInd Year Process Engg. & IInd Year Paper Tech.Spring
Polymer CharacterizationPEN-206IInd Year Polymer Science & TechnologSpring
Elastomer Science & Rubber TechnologyPP453IVth Year Int. Polymer Science & TechnologySpring
Material and Energy BalancePP102Ist Year Polymer Sci. &Tech, Int. Process Engg. & MBA, Paper TechSpring
Environmental ManagementPP320IIIrd Year Paper Tech., Process Engg., IVth Year Polymer Sci. & Tech.Spring
Communication SkillsPP 322IIIrd Year Polymer Sci &Tech., Paper Tech., Process Engg.Spring
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Study on Elongational viscosity of HPAAM used for EORGarrepally Sandeep Kumar Enrolment No. 11412009
“Rheological behavior of long-chain branched poly(ethylene terephthalate)” under DAAD-IIT Master SchShah Rajas Sudhir
Development of functional bio-based materials based on natural polyphenol and polyurethaneJoginder Bansal, Enrolment No. 11412011
Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Acrylate Based pressure sensitive adhesivesKapil Sharma
Molecular Simulation of PVA based anti-stain and easy clean coatingsSanjay Krishna
Molecular simulations of industrially relevant polyvinyl acetate coatingsYash Singhvi
Strength analysis of 3D printed polymer materialsS. Gowri Shankar
Development of Performance PSAs from Natural ResourcesVivek Pandey and Meeta Trivedi
Molecular simulations of self-cleaning coatings of hydrolyzed PVAc in perfluorooctaneEhtesham Shakeel and Devaspati Krishnatri, 2015-2016
Mechanical and viscoelastic properties of PP, HGM and Natural Filler based compositesNityanshu Kumar, Enrolment: 13121013
Molecular simulations & synthesis of perfluoro based anti-stain easy clean coatingsNityanshu Kumar, 2015-2016
Modeling and simulation of properties of polyaniline based electrically conductive epoxy compositesPratik Sanjiv Kasbe, AND Nityanshu Kumar
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Om Prakash VermaProcess Modeling, Simulation and Control
Vinay KhandelwalPolymer Conductive Composites
Sushanta SethiMolecular simulations, coatings
Rupam GogoiPolymer Composites
Dr Sushanta K. Sahoo (post-doctoral student)Bio-source based Composites
Rajesh MahadevaModeling and simulation, Artificial neural networks
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Optimation and Control of Multiple Effect Evaporators using Intelligent TechniquesOm Prakash VermaA2013
Development of Epoxy Based Conductive CompositesVinay KhandelwalA2013
Molecular Simulation of hydrophobic and oleophobic environmental friendly easy-clean coatingsMr. Sushanta SethiO2016
Light-weight high strength hybrid composites for industrial applicationsRupam GogoiO2016
Modeling of Desalination process using Artificial Neutral NetworkRajesh MahadevaO2017
Modeling, simulation, optimization and control of desalination process integrated with solar energyAnubhav GoelO2017
Combined theoretical and experimental approach towards the development of biobased PSAManjinder SinghO2018
Synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials for nanomedical applicationsSachin KadianO2016
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, THAILANDVisiting Seconded Faculty to teach a course in the School of Environment Resource and Development (SERD)9-01-2016
IIT GuwahatiDeliver Invited Talk in Second Symposium on Advances in Sustainable Polymers (ASP) 21-22Jan15
IMS GhaziabadDelivered a Keynote Lecture in Induction Program on “Corporate Challenges and Responsibilities in Global Scenario”, during the special session on Corporate Interface; Was also honored as Guest of Honor.16Jul15
IIT GuwahatiTheme Paper/Invited Talk in First Symposium on Advances in Sustainable Polymers (ASP). Lectures delivered on “Mesoscale simulations of sustainable polymers”, “Sustainable polymers in Coatings and Adhesives Industry”,6-11Jan14
Participation in short term courses
Couse NameSponsored ByDate
QIP Workshop on “Molecular Simulation Techniques”AICTE 21-02-2015
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
Advances in Packaging TechnologyDepartment of Paper Technology (Organizing Deptt)6-7Oct2015
International Conference on Emerging Materials and Applications (ICEMA)Department of Paper Technology, IIT Roorkee (Organizer)5-6Apr2014
Clean Technologies for Process IndustriesDepartment of Paper Technology, IIT Roorkee (Organizer)27-28Mar14
Special Lectures Delivered
TitlePlaceDate
Sustainable Polymer: Growing Importance in Adhesives and Coatings IndustryIIT Guwahati8/01/2014
Mesoscale Simulations of Sustainable PolymersIIT Guwahati8/01/2014
Corporate Responsibility and Challenges in New Product Development and Environmental sustainabilitySriram College of Management22/03/2014
Books Authored

1.Sushanta Kumar Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal, Gaurav Manik, “Sisal Fibers Reinforced Epoxidized Nonedible Oils Based Epoxy Green Composites and Its Potential”, Green Composites: Processing, Characterisation and Applications for Textiles, Editor-Subramanian S. Muthu, Springer, 2018
2. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq. H. Mohammed, ShubhamMangal and Gaurav Manik, “Mathematical Modeling of Multistage Evaporator System (MSE) in Kraft Recovery Process”, in Springer’s book on Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Edited by.  Pant, M., Deep, K., Bansal, J.C., Nagar, A., Das, K.N.  Proceedings of the Fifth International conference on Soft Computing and Problem Solving (SoCProS-2015), Publication Feb, 2016 Published Online: http://www.springer.com/in/book/9789811004476
3. Gaurav Manik, “Protecting Ideas-Intellectual Property Rights”, in the book titled “Entrepreneurship: Learning and Implementation”, Published by the Centre for Education Growth and Research (CAGR), pp. 402-418, April 2015,
4. Om Prakash Verma, SonuVerma and Gaurav Manik, “Analysis of Hybrid Temperature Control for Non-linear Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor, in Springer’s book on Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Soft Computing and Problem Solving, K. N Das, 336, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2220-0_9, Springer, Published Feb 2015, Available Online at http://www.springer.com/gb/book/9788132222194
 

Refereed Journal Papers

PUBLICATIONS

REFEREED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Om Prakash Verma, Gaurav Manik, Sushanta Sethi, "A comprehensive review of renewable energy source on energy optimization of black liquor in MSE using steady and dynamic state modeling simulation and control", Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (Impact Factor: 9.184) Volume 100, pp 90-109, 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2018.10.002
  2. Sushanta K Sethi, Lokesh Soni, Gaurav Manik, “Component compatibility study of poly(dimethyl siloxane) with poly(vinyl acetate) of varying hydrolysis content: An atomistic and mesoscale simulation approach” Journal of Molecular Liquids (Impact Factor: 4.513), Vol 272, pp 73-83, 2018, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2018.09.048
  3. Sushanta K Sethi & Gaurav Manik, Recent progress in super hydrophobic/hydrophilic self-cleaning surfaces for various industrial applications: A review, Polymer- Plastics Technology and Engineering, Taylor & Francis, (Impact Factor: 1.655), https://doi.org/10.1080/03602559.2018.1447128
  4. Rajesh Mahadeva, Gaurav Manik, Om Prakash Verma, Modelling and simulation of Desalination Process using Artificial Neural Network: A review, Desalination and water treatment (Impact Factor: 1.51)
  5. Vinay Khandelwal, Sushant K. Sahoo, Ashok Kumar and Gaurav Manik, Electrically conductive green composites based on epoxidized linseed oil and polyaniline: An insight into electrical, thermal and mechanical properties, Composites B:Engineering (Impact Factor: 4.92), Vol 136, pp 149-157, 2018.
  6. Vinay Khandelwal, Sushant K. Sahoo, Ashok Kumar and Gaurav Manik, Carbon nanotubes and polyaniline filled hybrid epoxy composites: Assessing the viscoelastic behavior and mechanical properties, Polymer Composites (Impact Factor: 2.324), May 2018, DOI: 10.1002/pc.24903
  7. Vinay Khandelwal, Sushant K. Sahoo, Ashok Kumar and Gaurav Manik, Study on the effect of carbon nanotube on the properties of electrically conductive epoxy/polyaniline adhesives, Journal of Material Science: Materials in Electronics, (Impact Factor: 2.019)2017, DOI 10.1007/s10854-017-7282-y
  8. Sushant K. Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal and Gaurav Manik, A renewable approach to synthesize highly toughened bio-epoxy from castor oil derivative-epoxy methyl ricinoleate and cured with bio-renewable phenalkamine, ACS Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research (Impact Factor: 3.141), 57, 33, 11323-11334.
  9. Sushant K. Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal and Gaurav Manik, Influence of epoxidized linseed oil and sisal fibers on structure–property relationship of epoxy biocomposite,  Polymer Composites (Impact Factor: 2.324), https://doi.org/10.1002/pc.24857
  10. Sushant K. Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal, Gaurav Manik, Influence of bio-resin and natural fibers on structure-property relationship of epoxy bio-composite cured with cardanol based phenalkamine, Polymer Composites, Accepted (Impact Factor: 2.324)
  11. Sushant K. Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal, Gaurav Manik, Development of completely bio-based epoxy networks derived from epoxidized linseed and castor oil cured with citric acid, Polymers for Advanced Technologies, 29 (7), pp 2080-2090, 2018, (Impact Factor: 2.137), https://doi.org/10.1002/pat.4316
  12. Sushanta Kumar Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal and Gaurav Manik, Development of toughened bio-based epoxy with epoxidized linseed oil as reactive diluent and cured with bio-renewable crosslinker, Polymers for Advanced Technologies (Impact Factor: 2.137), DOI: 10.1002/pat.4166, 2017
  13. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq Haji Mohammad, Shubham Mangal and Gaurav Manik, Minimization of energy consumption in multi-stage evaporator system of Kraft recovery process using Interior-Point Method, Energy (Impact Factor: 4.97), Vol 129, pp 148-157, 2017.
  14. Nityanshu Kumar, Shubham Mireja, Vinay Khandelwal, Arun B and Gaurav Manik, Light-weight and high-strength hollow glass microspheres and bamboo fiber based hybrid polyproylene composite: A strength analysis and morphological study, Composites B: Engineering (Impact Factor: 4.92)109, pp 277-285, 2017.
  15. Om Prakash Verma, Gaurav Manik and Toufiq Haji Mohammed, Energy Management in Multi-stage evaporator through a steady and dynamic state analysis, Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering (Impact Factor: 2.007)pp 1-14, 2017, in press, DOI: 10.1007/s11814-017-0180-4
  16. Nityanshu Kumar and Gaurav Manik, "Molecular dynamics simulations of polyvinyl acetate-perfluorooctane based anti-stain coatings", Polymer (Impact Factor: 3.684) Elsevier, 100, pp 194-205, 2016.
  17. Pratik S. Kasbe, Nityanshu Kumar and Gaurav Manik, “A molecular simulation analysis of influence of lignosulphonate addition on properties of modified 2-ethyl hexyl acrylate/methyl methacrylate/acrylic acid based pressure sensitive adhesive”, International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives (Impact Factor: 2.211), 78, pp 45-54, 2017
  18. Om Prakash Verma, Gaurav Manik, Suryakant, Vinay Kumar Jain, Deepak Kumar Jain, Haoxiang Wang, Minimization of energy consumption in multiple stage evaporator using Genetic Algorithm, Sustainable Computing: Informatics and Systems Energy (Impact Factor: 1.80), 2017, Available Online: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.suscom.2017.11.005
  19. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq. H. Mohammed, Shubham Mangal and Gaurav Manik, "Simulation and control of a complex nonlinear dynamic behavior of multi-stage evaporator using PID and Fuzzy-PID controllers", Journal of Computational Science (Impact Factor: 1.748)In Press, Available Online 4th April 2017, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocs.2017.04.001.
  20. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq. H. Mohammed, Shubham Mangal and Gaurav Manik, "Modeling, simulation and control of the dynamics of a Heptads’ effect evaporator system used in the Kraft recovery processes", Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control (Impact Factor: 1.049), SAGE, Vol 40, Issue 7, 2018, Published Online April 2017, DOI: 10.1177/0142331217700239
  21. Om Prakash Verma, Suryakant, Gaurav Manik, Solution of SNLAE model of backward feed multiple effect evaporator system using genetic algorithm approach, International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management (SCI-Expanded), Springer, vol. 8, issue 1, pp 63-78, 2017, DOI 10.1007/s13198-016-0533-0.
  22. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq. H. Mohammed, Shubham Mangal and Gaurav Manik, “Optimization of steam economy and consumption of heptad’s effect evaporator system in Kraft recovery process”, International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management (SCI-Expanded), Springer, Published online 25 May 2016, DOI 10.1007/s13198-016-0488-1
  23. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq. H. Mohammed, Shubham Mangal and Gaurav Manik, Modeling the Dynamics of Heptads’ Effect Evaporator System in the Kraft Recovery Processes. International Journal of Control Theory and its Application(SCI-Expanded), (SCOPUS-Indexed), 9(11), 2016.
  24. Gaurav Manik and Byravan Arun, “Glass Bubbles in Engineering Polymers: Impact Analysis on Thermal and Mechanical properties”, Modern Plastics and Polymers (National), vol 2, pp 88-90, Feb 2012.
  25. Gaurav Manik and Byravan Arun, “Glass Bubbles in Engineering Polymers: High powered impact on performance”, Modern Plastics and Polymers (National), vol 6, no 10, pp 68-70, 2011.
  26. Gaurav Manik and Byravan Arun, “Fluropolymer based polymer processing additives: Exploring compatibility with engineering polymers”, Modern Plastics and Polymers (National)Vol 7, No 2, pp 80-84, July 2011.

PATENTS & PATENT APPLICATIONS

27. Gaurav Manik, Nityanshu Kumar, Shubham Mireja and Alok Kumar Yadav, A sealant composition, Patent Application No. 201721028537, Patent Filed 12 August 2017.

28. Gaurav Manik, Nityanshu Kumar, Shubham Mireja and Alok Kumar Yadav, A process of preparing a sealant composition, Patent Application No. 201721028538, Patent Filed 12 August 2017.
29. Gaurav Manik, Gajendra Rao, Vivek Krishnan, “A security label construction with special switching features”, US Granted Patent, Patent No. US8622555 B2, Application no. 12/872637, Filed 31 August 2010, Published & Granted 7Jan 2014.
30. Gaurav Manik, Aniket H., Jitendra S. Rathore, Suresh Iyer, “Linerless Sheeting Article”, Patent Application Number PCT/IN2013/000534, Publication No. US8622555 B2, Filed Sept 2013, Publication June 2016.
31. Gaurav Manik, Ruchi Pandey, Rachita P, G. Satyanarayan, “Coating compositions and multi-layered films for easy-to-clean surfaces”, Local filing No. 5316/CHE/2012, Filed Dec 2012, PCT International Patent Application No. PCT/US2013/073897, US Application No. US 14/653,496, Filed Dec 9, 2013, Published 3rd Dec 2015.

32. Gaurav Manik, Purushotham Adoni, Sujatha Narayan and Dhritisundar B., “A special backlit graphic film for 2 wheelers”, Patent application Number 2421/CHE/2009, Filed Oct 2009, Published Nov 2010

PAPERS IN CONFERENCES

  1. Rajesh Mahadeva, Gaurav Manik and Anubhav Goel, A review of the artificial neural network based modeling and simulation approaches applied to reverse osmosis desalination techniques, in International Conference on Desalination (InDACON-2018), held at Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT Tiruchirapalli, 20-21st April, 2018
  2. Sushanta K Sethi, Lokesh Soni and Gaurav Manik, “Computational approach towards the development of pressure – sensitive adhesives based on acrylated epoxidized linseed oil, under submission to COMPFLU, IIT Roorkee, December, 2018
  3. Sushanta K Sethi, Lokesh Soni, Gaurav Manik, Blend compatibility studies using atomistic and mesoscale molecular dynamics simulations, 5th International Conference on Material Science, Metals and Manufacturing, Singapore, 12-13th March, 2018.
  4. Sushanta K Sethi, Lokesh Soni, Gaurav Manik, Exploring surface characteristics and substrate interfacial adhesion of PDMS-b-PVAc and PDMS-b-PVOH block copolymer, ACS on Campus, IIT Roorkee, 7th February, 2018.
  5. Rajesh Mahadeva, Om Prakash Verma and Gaurav Manik, 3rd International Conference on Recent advances in Chemical, Environmental and Energy Engineering, SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, 15-16 Feb 2018.
  6. Vinay Khandelwal, Sushanta K Sahoo, Gaurav Manik, Development of electrically conductive novel hybrid epoxy composites containing polyaniline and carbon nanotubes, ACS on Campus, IIT Roorkee, 7th February, 2018.
  7. Rupam Gogoi and Gaurav Manik, Morphology and crystallinity study of novel olypropylene hybrid composites, ACS on Campus, IIT Roorkee, 7th February, 2018.
  8. Sushanta K Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal and Gaurav Manik, Synthesis and characterization of low viscous and highly acrylated epoxidized methyl ester based green oligomers derived from linseed oil, ACS on Campus, IIT Roorkee, 7th February, 2018.
  9. Rupam Gogoi and Gaurav Manik, Morphology and crystallinity study of novel polypropylene hybrid composites, Fourth International Symposium on Advances in Sustainable Polymers (ASP 17), IIT Guwahati, January 8-12, 2018.
  10. Sushanta K Sethi and Gaurav Manik, Study of self-cleaning and blend compatibility of PDMS-PVAc system using molecular dynamics simulations, Fourth International Symposium on Advances in Sustainable Polymers (ASP 17), IIT Guwahati, January 8-12, 2018.
  11. Sushanta K Sethi, Nityanshu Kumar and Gaurav Manik, Effect of chain length and branching on properties predicted by Molecular Dynamics simulations, MACRO-2017, held at Tiruvanthapuram, January 8-12, 2017. 
  12. Sushanta K Sethi, Nityanshu Kumar and Gaurav Manik, Molecular Dynamics simulations of hydrolyzed PVAc-PFO based anti-stain self-clean coatings, in MACRO-2017, held at Tiruvanthapuram, January 8-12, 2017.
  13. Vinay Khandelwal, Sushanta Sahoo and Gaurav Manik, Development and characterization of renewable resource based bio-epoxy/PANI conducting composite-A greener material for future generation, Advancements in Polymeric Materials (APM-2017), held at Bangalore, 11-13th February 2017.
  14. Sushanta Sahoo, Vinay Khandelwal and Gaurav Manik, Synthesis of bio-based epoxy network based on non-edible plant oils cured with bio-based curing agent: an eco-friendly material for coating application, Advancements in Polymeric Materials (APM-2017), held at Bangalore, 11-13th February 2017.
  15. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq. H. Mohammed, Shubham Mangal and Gaurav Manik, “Modeling the Dynamics of Heptads’ Effect Evaporator System in the Kraft Recovery Processes,” Shannon 100: 3rd International Conference on Computing Sciences (ICCS16), held at  LPU, Jalandhar, Punjab, 8-9 April 2016.
  16. Om Prakash Verma, Toufiq. H. Mohammed, Shubham Mangal and Gaurav Manik, “Mathematical Modeling of Multistage Evaporator System (MSE) in Kraft Recovery Process”, in Proceedings of the Fifth International conference on Soft Computing and Problem Solving (SoCProS-2015), held at Saharanpur Campus of IIT Roorkee, Dec-18-20, 2015.
  17.  Om Prakash Verma, SonuVerma and Gaurav Manik, “Analysis of Hybrid Temperature Control for Non-linear Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor”, Fourth International Conference on Soft Computing and Problem Solving (SoCProS-2014), Dec 2014.
  18. Om Prakash Verma, Sonu Kumar and Gaurav Manik, “Analysis of Hybrid Temperature Control for Non-linear Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor”, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, in Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Soft Computing and Problem Solving, Editors: K. N Das, Springer, Vol. 336, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2220-0_9, 2015.
  19. Vivek Pandey, Meeta Trivedi and Gaurav Manik, Molecular simulation of “Green” pressure sensitive adhesives, Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging Materials and Applications, IIT Roorkee Saharanpur Campus, page 32, April 5-6, 2014.
  20. Yash Singhvi, I.V. N. Tejasvini and Gaurav Manik, “Molecular simulations of anti-stain polymeric coatings”, SETCOR International Conference on Smart Materials and Surfaces (SMS-14), SETCOR, Bangkok, Thailand, 26-28th August 2014.
  21. Yash Singhvi and Gaurav Manik, “Molecular simulations of industrially relevant polyvinyl acetate based coatings”, International Conference on Polymers: Vision and Innovations, organized by Asian Polymer Association (APA)-2014, Delhi, February 20th, 2014.
  22. Vivek Pandey, Meeta Trivedi, Gaurav Manik, “Synthesis of industrially important pressure sensitive adhesives (PSAs) using naturally sourced raw materials”, presented/published in Proceedings of CHEMCON-13, 66th Annual Session of Institute of Chemical Engineers, at UICT, Mumbai, 27th December 2013.
  23. Gaurav Manik, Upendra Natarajan and Hemant Nanavati, “Coarse-grained Molecular Dynamics Simulation of PET/PBT”, presented/ published in Proceedings at 2nd International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS-06) jointly organized by Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati and Indian Association for Computational Mechanics (IndACM) at IIT Guwahati, India during 8-10, December 2006.
  24. Gaurav Manik, Upendra Natarajan and Hemant Nanavati, “Conformational Analysis of Polybutylene Terepthalate and PolybutleneIsopthalate Chains in Melt and Isolated Conditions”, presented/Published in Proceedings at 58th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (CHEMCON-2005), at Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD), Delhi, December, 2005,
  25. Gaurav Manik, Upendra Natarajan and Hemant Nanavati, “Coarse-grained Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Performance Polyesters and Polyisopthalates”, presented/ published in Proceedings at 58th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (CHEMCON-2005), at Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD), Delhi, December, 2005,
  26. Gaurav Manik, Upendra Natarajan and Hemant Nanavati, “Coarse-grained Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Polycarbonate Systems”, presented/Published in Proceedings at International Conference on Polymers for Advanced Technologies, MACRO-2004, Thiruvanthapuram, 2004.
  27. Gaurav Manik, Upendra Natarajan and Hemant Nanavati, “Coarse-grained Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Analysis of Poly (L-lactic acid) (PLLA) Melt”, at the International Conference - American Physical Society (APS) Annual Meeting, USA (2008). Abstract selected and published; did not participate.
  28. Gaurav Manik, Upendra Natarajan and Hemant Nanavati, “Coarse-grained Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Polycarbonate Systems”, presented/Published in Proceedings at 58th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, CHEMCON-2004, Delhi, Dec-27-30, 2004.
  29. Gaurav Manik and Goutam Deo, “Chemical Characterization of Supported Rhenium Oxide Catalysts”, in 56th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (CHEMCON-2003), at Bhubaneshwar, 19-22nd December, 2003.
  30. Gaurav Manik, B. Mitra and Goutam Deo, “Chemical Characterization of Supported Rhenium Oxide Catalyst Using LPG Oxidation Reaction”, in National Conference on Catalysis held at Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Hyderabad, January, 2000.