Shishir Sinha - Department of Chemical Engineering,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Shishir Sinha
Shishir Sinha Professor shishir@ch.iitr.ac.in 01332-285648
Areas of Interest
  • Blended Polymer Composits , Polymer Surface Modification, Nano Composites, Fire Retardant Composites, Ion Exchangers, Effluent treatment for tannery and textile wastewater
Professional Background
FromPeriodPositionOrganisation
2021-04-22OngoingDirectorKamla Nehru Institute of Technology (KNIT) Sultanpur (An Autonomous Institute of U.P. Govt.)
2014-01-01OngoingProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
2009-01-015 years Associate ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
2006-01-013 years Assistant ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
2003-01-013 years Assitant ProfessorThapar Institute of Engineering and Technology Patiala
1999-01-014 years LecturerThapar Institute of Engineeing and Technology, Patiala
Multiple Posts
FromPeriodPositionOrganisation
2012-01-017 years 11 months 30 daysProfessor In Charge Guest HouseI.I.T. Roorkee
2018-02-013 years Head of DepartmentI.I.T Roorkee
2015-01-012 years Chairman Departmental Research CommitteeChemical Engineering Department
2008-01-011 year Chief WardenAzad Bhawan, Indian institute of Technology, Roorkee
2009-01-014 years Chief WardenGovind Bhawan, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
2013-01-011 year Chief WardenRavindra Bhawan
2011-09-141 year 3 months 18 daysInstitute Faculty Coordinator CognizanceIIT Roorkee
2009-01-015 years O.C. Training and PlacementDepartment of Chemical Engineering I.I.T. Roorkee
2006-01-012 years WardenAzad Bhawan, IIT Roorkee
2013-08-163 years Institute Faculty Coordinator CognizanceIIT Roorkee
2009-01-015 years O.C. Building and MaintenanceDepartment of Chemical Engineering I.I.T. Roorkee
2010-01-012 years Member Dairy CommitteeIIT Roorkee
2008-01-015 years O.C. Training and PlacementI.I.T. Roorkee
2012-01-012 years Honorary SecretaryInstitution of Engineers
2001-01-015 years WardenThapar Institute of Engineering and Technology Patiala
2006-01-01Student CouncellorTIET Patiala
2001-01-015 years Warden Hostel-B (TIET Patiala)TIET Patiala
2002-01-014 years President ISTE Chapter TIETISTE, TIET Patiala
2001-01-015 years Founder President of IIChE student Chapter, TIET PatialaTIET Patiala
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
Distinguished Alumnus AwardH. B. Technical University Kanpur2020
Fellow of Royal Society of ChemistryRoyal Society of Chemistry2020
Elected Fellow of IIChEIndian Institute of Chemical Engineers2019
Fellow of Institution of EngineersInstitution of Engineers(India)2011
Fellow of International Society for Energy, Environment and SustainabilityInternational Society for Energy, Environment and Sustainability2020
Member Academic Council H.B. Technical University Kanpur2017
Member BoGBIET Jhansi2020
Member Research Degree CommitteDr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Lucknow 2016
Member Board of Studies Chemical Engineering Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Lucknow 2016
M.Tech. Medal for first positionH.B. Technological Institute Kanpur1995
Member Board of studies H.B. Technological Institute Kanpur2009
Member Board of Studies, Chemical EngineeringUPES Dehradun2020
Member Board of Studies, Chemical EngineeringSLIET Longowal2017
Member Board of Studies, Chemical EngineeringIndraprastha University New Delhi2018
Best Technical Paper of the session at CHEMCON 2000Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers2000
Member Board of Studies, Chemical EngineeringH.B. Technological University2018
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
B.Tech.ChemicalH.B. Technological Institute Kanpur1993
M.Tech.ChemicalH.B. Technological Institute Kanpur1995
Ph.D.Chemical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur2000
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyStart DatePeriod
Process Development, Wastewater Management in Petrochemical IndustriesMinistry of Chemicals and Fertilizers2019-04-01Ongoing
Improvisation of Air Pollution Control DevicesContinental Carbon India Limited2020-09-01Ongoing
Assessing The Impacts of Site-Specific Reuse of Textile Dye Treated Effluent for IrrigationThreads India Limited2018-01-01Ongoing
RAPID STUDY OF AREA IN PROXIMITY OF MIRZA INTERNATIONAL LTD., UNNAOMIRZA INTERNATIONAL LTD2018-09-10Ongoing
Detailed Study of Plant Manufacturing of Carbon BlackContinental Carbon India Limited2019-02-12Ongoing
Department of Science and Technology-FISTDST2019-04-16Ongoing
Preliminary Study of Pollution Control DevicesContinental Carbon India Limited2019-02-151 year 5 months 30 days
Feasibility Studies and Rapid EIA of M/s Mirza International Limited Kanpur, Expansion Plan.Mirza International Limited2013-01-102 years 10 months 15 days
Feasibility and Rapid EIA of M/s Model Exims India Private Limited UnnaoModel Exims India Limited2015-03-025 years 4 months 29 days
Studies of Ground Water Coloration of Shahbajpur areaJubilant Orgonosys Ltd2009-07-082 years 10 months 23 days
Feasibility Studies and Rapid EIA of M/s Mirza International Limited Kanpur, Expansion PlanMirza International Limited2013-05-012 years 6 months 17 days
Dev. of Novel Technique for Preparation of High Capacity, Molecularly Different Acrylic Ion Exchange ResinFIG, MHRD2009-052 years 3 months
Up- gradation of Biogas for Blending with Natural GasMinistry of New and Renewable Energy2010-08-111 year 11 months 13 days
Up gradation and Modernization of Computer Lab Facility in Chemical Engineering DepartmentAICTE2002-12-131 year 6 months 22 days
Preparation of High Capacity, Molecularly Different Acrylic Ion ExchangerUGC2004-09-081 year 2 months 21 days
Blending of Polymers for Soil StabilizationIndia Polyroads Limited2011-05-0411 months 28 days
Opinion on Machine Specifications and capabilities of Silicone Rubber Molding MachineTexplas Limited2012-08-084 months 4 days
Memberships
  • Royal Society of Chemistry, Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Institution of Engineers (India), Fellow
  • Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Fellow
  • Indian Society For Technical Education, Life Member
  • International Association of Engineers, Member
  • Asian Polymer Association, Life Member
  • Indian Desalination Association, Life Member
  • International Society for Energy, Environment and Sustainability, Life Member
  • The Society for Polymer Science, India, Life Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Chemical Engineering ThermodynamicsCHN-205B.Tech. Chemical EngineeringAutumn
Process Utilities and SafetyCHN-306B.Tech.Spring
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Process development in Polycarbonate synthesisIshwar Sharan
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
G L DevnaniPolymer Surface Modification
Kanti Lal ChauhanMethane reforming
Jyoti JainFire Retardent Polymeric Systems
Sri Nivas Nano Composites
Devendra RaiTannery Waste Water Treatment
Kajal MishraNatural Fiber Based Composites
Priyanka SoniFire Retardent Composites
Monika RangaTextile Wastewater Treatment by Electrochemical Method
Inderpreet SinghGreen Composites
Ishwar SharanWastewater Treatment of Petrochemical Industries
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Date
Effect of Recycling on Fiber Characteristics of Agri- Residue Paper from Chemical PulpPramod KumarA2006-01
Development and Characterization of Rice Husk Polypropylene (RHPP) CompositesVinay KumarA2007-01
Synthesis of Polymer Supported Metal Catalysts and Oxidation of Organic CompoundsMs. SwetaA2008-01
Gas Phase Polymer Surface ModificationGagnesh SharmaA2009-01
Adsorption Studies Of Lead And Chromium On New/Modified AdsorbentsSunil KumarA2011-07
Structural studies on MurA and type II chorismate mutaseAditya DevA2008-01
Preparation and Characterization of blended bagasse/wheat straw fiber polymer compositesVarun MittalA2013-01
Vapor Phase Conversion of Glycerol to 1,2-propanediol over non-Noble Metal Catalyst.Nitin Naresh PandhareA2011-01
Fabrication and Characterization of Hybrid Composites of Recycled polymer and Natural FibersLakshya AgarwalA2014-01
Preparation and Characterization of Coir and Banana Fiber Reinforced LDPE Composites.NirupamaA2013-01
Study and Preparation of Reinforced Polymer Composite of Hair Fiber.Prashant SrivastavaA2013-01
Reforming of Acetone-Butanol-Ethanol Mixture for Hydrogen Production: Thermodynamic and Exergy AnalyBrijesh KumarA2015-01
Studies on Novel Natural Fibers and Their Reinforced Epoxy CompositesG. L. DevnaniA2016-01
Microencapsulated eutectic mixtureSri Nivas NaikO2015-01
Development of Flame Retardant Natural Fiber Reinforced Polymer CompositesMs. Jyoti JainA2016-01
Modeling of reformers for duel cell applications using renewable energy source.Kanti Lal ChauhanO2016-01
Electrochemical Treatment of Contaminated Industrial WastewaterDevendra RaiO2017-01
Studies on Polymer Composites Reinforced with Plant FiberKajal MishraO2018-01
Electrochemical Treatment of Contaminated Textile WastewaterMonika RangaO2018-07
Preparation and Characterization of Flame Retardant hemp fiber reinforced epoxy composites in situ property enhancement.Priyanka SoniO2018-01
Surface modification of NanocompositesManash Protim MudoiO2020-08
Improvisation of Energy in Carbon Black Manufacturing.Achal PandeyO2020-07-16
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
University of Strasbourg, FranceAcademic Collaboration2019-09-20
Rome, ItalyTalk2019-06-14
University of Cranfield, UKAcademic Collaboration and Talk2018-06-07
Lisbon, Braga, PortugalTalk2017-06-22
University of Utah, Salt Lake City USATalk and Collaboration2015-07-15
University of Saskatchewan, CanadaTalk2014-10-24
Minneapolis USATalk2011-09-24
Invitations
TopicOrganistaionDate
Methodologies for Electronic Waste Disposal, keynote talk delivered at 14th Uttrakhand State Science and Technology Congress (USSTC) 2020 Uttrakhand State Council for Science and Technology and Department of Science and Technology 2020-01
Futuristic approach of gas phase modification of polymeric surfaces G.L. A. Institute of Technology & management, Mathura 2007-01
Development of new anion exchangersThapar Institute of Engineering and Technology Patiala 2007-01
Logistics management of electronic waste, keynote talk delivered at International Conference on Advances in Chemical and Petrochemical Engineering Department of Chemical Engineering, Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh 2020-01
Sustainable waste management, Chief Guest talk delivered at D. Gangadhar Rao Memorial Lecture organized by Laxminarayan Institute of Technology Nagpur Laxminarayan Institute of Technology Nagpur2020-01
Ion Exchangers better way of separation, talk delivered at Department of Chemical Engineering SVNIT Surat SVNIT Surat 2020-01
Newer Technology for Polymeric Surface Modification and in situ application to Tannery Waste, talk delivered to Department of Material Science and Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake CityUniversity of Utah, Salt Lake City2015-01
Advancement in Chemical Modifications of PolymersSant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal2007-01
Heavy metal recovery from electronic waste, plenary talk delivered at International Conference on Chemical, Bio & Environmental Engineering Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar 2020-01
Sustainable technologies in Environmental issues, keynote talk delivered at Innovation and Opportunities in Chemical Engineering for Sustainable Environment and Energy Department of Chemical Engineering, Raja Balwant Singh Engineering Technical Campus, Agra 2020-01
Industry Institute Interaction- A Newer ConceptR.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore 2007-01
Novel Technique for Separation, talk delivered at Advances in Renewable and Bioenergy at IET Lucknow IET Lucknow2019-01
Newer Technology for Polymeric Surface Modification and in situ application to Tannery WasteUniversity of Uta2015-01
Process Safety in Edible Oil ProcessingH.B. Technological Institute Kanpur 2014-01
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
Annual Technical Festival of IIT Roorkee, Cognizance-2016Various Organisations 2016-01
Annual Technical Festival of IIT Roorkee, Cognizance-2015Various Organisations 2015-01
Annual Technical Festival of IIT Roorkee, Cognizance-2014Various Organizations2014-01
International Conference on Challenges in Disaster Mitigation & ManagementNDMA, RGIPT2013-01
Annual Technical Festival of IIT Roorkee, Cognizance-2012Various Organizations2012-01
Golden Jublee Workshop on Process SafetyInstitution of Engineers2010-01
Industrial Safety DayInstitution of Engineers (India)2009-01
Recent Trends in Polymer Science and TechnologyDST & CSIR2005-01
Special Lectures Delivered
TitlePlaceDate
Newer Technology for Polymeric Surface Modification and in situ application to Tannery WasteDepartment of Material Science and Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, US2015-01
E- waste management Continuing Education Center, I.I.T. Roorkee2020-08
Electronic Waste-A wealth of future Continuing Education Center, I.I.T. Roorkee2020-08
Process Safety in Edible Oil ProcessingH.B. Technological Institute Kanpur 2013-01
Fire Safety a Chemical Engineering PerspectiveMoradabad Institute of Technology, Moradabad 2010-01
Computer WasteInstitution of Engineers (Roorkee Local center) 2009-01
Process Safety;G.L. A. Institute of Technology & Management, Mathura 2008-01
Electronic Waste a wealth of future Course on Hazardous Waste management organized by Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institu2007-01
Industry Institute InteractionR.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore 2007-01
Development of new anion exchangersThapar Institute of Engineering and Technology Patiala 2007-01
National International Collaboration
TopicOrganisation
Development of Low Cost Natural Fiber Based Composites, Department of Material Science, University of Utah
Green Construction MaterialUniversity of Cranfield UK
Polymers for Environment. Department of Polymer Engineering, University of Strasbourg
Books Authored
  • Shishir Sinha and Vinay Kumar, Polymeric Systems and Applications, Studium Press LLC, 2010, ISBN Code: 9789380012100.
  • Shishir Sinha, O.P. Pandey and, Vinay Kumar, Advances in Polymer Science, Studium Press LLC, 2011, ISBN Code: 9789380012285.
  • Shishir Sinha and Naveen Kumar Navani, Compendium on Nanotechnology, Studium Press LLC, 2014, ISBN Code: 1626330107.
Refereed Journal Papers

 

1.     Prashant Srivastava and Shishir Sinha, Effect of fiber hybridization on mechanical, thermal, and water absorption behavior of HF/CF/HDPE composites, Paper accepted in Polymers and Polymer Composites. (2021)

2.     Kantilal Chouhan, Shishir Sinha, Shashi Kumar and Surendra Kumar, Simulation of Steam Reforming of Biogas in an Industrial Reformer for Hydrogen Production, Paper accepted in International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2021)

3.     G L Devnani and Shishir Sinha, Utilization of natural cellulosic African Teff straw fiber  for development of epoxy composites: Thermal characterization with activation energy analysis, Paper accepted in Journal of Natural Fibers. (2021)

4.     Kajal Mishra and Shishir Sinha, “Biodegradable Green Composite Film Developed From Moringa Oleifera (Sahajana) leave Filler and PVA : Surface Functionalization, Characterization and Barrier Properties” Paper accepted in Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials. DOI: 10.1177/08927057211007550 (2021)

5.     Jyoti Jain and Shishir Sinha, “Potential of Pineapple leaf Fibers and their Modifications for Development of Tile Composites” Paper accepted in Journal of Natural Fibers. (2021) https://doi.org/10.1080/15440478.2020.1870629

6.     B Srinivasaraonaik, Shishir Sinha and Lok Pratap Singh, Studies on Microstructural and thermo-physico properties of Microencapsulated Eutectic phase change material incorporated pure cement system,  Journal of  Energy Storage vol 35, 102318. (2021)

7.     B Srinivasaraonaik, Shishir Sinha and Lok Pratap Singh, "Synthesis of encapsulation of binary mixture by silica and its performance in pure cementitious system" paper accepted in  Energy Storage. DOI: 10.1002/est2.229 (2020)

8.     Kajal Mishra and Shishir Sinha, Development and assessment of Moringa oleifera (Sahajana) leaves filler/epoxy composites: Characterization, barrier properties and in situ determination of activation energy,   Polymer Composite vol 41: pp 5015-5029 (2020)

9.     B Srinivasaraonaik, Lok Pratap Singh, Shishir Sinha, Inderjeet Tyagi and Anujay Rawat, Studies on thermal properties of microencapsulated eutectic phase change material incorporated different mortar mixes, paper accepted in International Journal of Energy Research, DOI: 10.1002/er.5943 (2020)

10.  B Srinivasaraonaik, Lok Pratap Singh, Shishir Sinha, Inderjeet Tyagi and Anujay Rawat, Studies on the mechanical properties and thermal behavior of microencapsulated eutectic mixture in gypsum composite board for thermal regulation in the buildings, Journal of Building Engineering 31:101400 (2020)

11.  B Srinivasaraonaik, Lok Pratap Singh, Inderjeet Tyagi, Anujay Rawat and  Shishir Sinha Microencapsulation of a eutectic PCM using in-situ polymerization technique for thermal energy storage paper accepted in  International Journal of Energy Research (DOI: 10.1002/er.5182) (2020)

12.   Suresh Kumar Patel, Deepak Singh, G.L. Devnani, Shishir Sinha and  Dhananjay Singh,  Potable water production via desalination technique using solar still integrated with partial cooling coil condenser, Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments 43 100927, (2020)

13.  Jyoti Jain, Shishir Sinha and Shorab Jain, Compendious Characterization of Chemically Treated Natural fiber from Pineapple Leaves for Reinforce, Journal of Natural fibers (accepted) DOI: 10.1080/15440478.2019.1658256 (2019).

14.  Kantilal Chouhan, Shishir Sinha, Shashi Kumar and Surendra Kumar, Utilization of Biogas from different Substrates for SOFC feed via Steam Reforming: Thermodynamic and Exergy Analyses, paper accepted in Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2019.103018 )(2019)

15.  G L Devnani and Shishir Sinha, Extraction, characterization and thermal degradation kinetics with activation energy of untreated and alkali treated Saccharum spontaneum (Kans grass) fiber Composites Part B: Engineering. vol 166 pp 436-445 (2019).

16.  G L Devnani and Shishir Sinha, Epoxy-based composites reinforced with African teff straw (Eragrostis teff) for lightweight applications, Polymer and polymer composites, vol.27 issue 4 pp 189-200 (2019).

17.  G L Devnani and Shishir Sinha, Effect of nanofillers on the properties of natural fiber reinforced polymer composites, Materials Today: Proceedings vol 18, pp 647-654, (2019).

18.  Jyoti Jain, Shorab Jain and Shishir Sinha, Characterization and Thermal Kinetic Analysis of Pineapple Leaf Fibers and its Reinforcement in Epoxy, Journal of Elastomers and Plastics. vol. 51 issue 3 pp 224-243  (2018).

19.  G L Devnani and Shishir Sinha , African Teff Straw as a Potential Reinforcement in Polymer Composites for Light Weight Applications: Mechanical, Thermal, Physical and Chemical Characterization before and after alkali treatment. Paper accepted in Journal of Natural fibers. (2018) (https://doi.org/10.1080/15440478.2018.1546640).

20.  Brajesh Kumar, Shashi Kumar, Shishir Sinha and Surendra Kumar, Utilization of acetone-butanol-ethanol-water mixture obtained from biomass fermentation as renewable feedstock for hydrogen production via steam reforming: Thermodynamic and energy analyses, Bioresource Technology  261, 385-393, (2018).

21.  Prashant Srivastava and  Shishir Sinha, Effect of surface treatment on hair fiber as reinforcement of HDPE composites: Mechanical properties and water absorption kinetics, Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering. Vol 35(5) pp 1209-1218 (2018).

22.  Nirupama Prasad, V.K. Agarwal  and Shishir Sinha, Hybridization effect of coir fiber on physico-mechanical properties of polyethylene-banana/coir fiber hybrid composites. Sci. Eng. Compos. Mater. Vol 25(1) pp 133-141, (2018).

23.  Nirupama Prasad, V.K. Agarwal  and Shishir Sinha, Thermal degradation of coir fiber reinforced low-density polyethylene composites, Sci. Eng. Compos. Mater.  Vol 25(2),  pp 363-372 (2018) .

24.  Prashant Srivastava and  Shishir Sinha, Effect of chemical treatment on thermal properties of hair fiber based reinforcement of HF/HDPE composites, Sci. Eng. Compos. Mater. Vol 25(4) pp 807-815 (2018).  

25.  Prashant Srivastava and  Shishir Sinha, Effect of alkali treatment on hair fiber as reinforcement of HDPE composites: Mechanical properties and water absorption behavior, Sci. Eng. Compos. Mater. Vol. 25(3) pp 571-578 (2018).

26.  G L Devnani, V. Mittal and Shishir Sinha,  Mathematical modelling of water absorption behavior of bagasse fiber reinforced epoxy composite material Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (9), pp 16912-16918 , (2018)

27.  Varun Mittal and Shishir Sinha, Mechanical, thermal and water absorption properties of wheat straw/bagasse reinforced epoxy blended composites, Advances in Polymer Technology Vol 37(7) pp 2497-2503 .(2018).

28.  Mahadeva Rajesh., Manik Gaurav., Verma Om Prakash and  Shishir Sinha, Modelling and simulation of desalination process using artificial neural network: A review, Desalination and Water Treatment, vol. 122 pp 351-364, (2018).

29.  Prashant Srivastava, Chetan Kumar Garg and  Shishir Sinha, The Influence of Chemical Treatment on the Mechanical Behaviour of hair Fibre-Reinforced Composites, Materials Today: Proceedings, vol 5, issue 11, pp 22922-22930, (2018).

30.  Umesh Chandra Sharma, Sadhna Sachan and Shishir Sinha, Analysis of viscosity-temperature behaviour of karanja oil trimethylolpropane ester bio-lubricant base stock, Asian Journal of Chemistry, vol 30 issue 4, pp 790-794, (2018)

31.  Lakshya Agarwal, Shishir Sinha, M.S. Bhatti and V. K. Gupta, Mixer Design Optimization with Fractured Surface Topography of Mechanical Properties of Polymer Biocomposites, Journal of Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers.74, pp 272-280,  (2017).

32.  Varun Mittal and Shishir Sinha, Effect of chemical treatment on thermal properties of bagasse fiber-reinforced epoxy composite, Sci. Eng. Compos. Mater., vol 24(2)  pp 237-244 (2017).

33.  Varun Mittal and Shishir Sinha, Study the effect of fiber loading and alkali treatment on mechanical and water absorption properties of wheat straw fiber reinforced epoxy composites, Sci. Eng. Compos. Mater., vol 24(5) pp 731-738 (2017).

34.  Varun Mittal, Rajat Saini and Shishir Sinha, Natural fiber-mediated epoxy composites- A Review, Composites Part B  99 pp425-435 (2016)

35.  Varun Mittal and Shishir Sinha, Effect of alkali treatment on the thermal properties of wheat straw fiber reinforced epoxy composites, J. Compos. Mater., Vol. 51(3), 323-331, (2017).

36.  Nitin Naresh Pandhare; Pudi, Satyanarayana; Prakash Biswas  and Shishir Sinha, Selective hydrogenolysis of glycerol to 1,2-propanediol over highly active and stable Cu/MgO catalyst in vapor phase, Organic Process Research & Development 20(6), pp1059-1067. (2016).

37.  Nitin Naresh Pandhare; Pudi, Satyanarayana; Prakash Biswas  and Shishir Sinha, Vapor phase hydrogenolysis of glycerol to 1,2-propanediol over γ-Al2O3 supported copper or nickel monometallic and copper-nickel bimetallic catalysts, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, vol. 61, pp 90-96, (2016).

38.  Nirupama Prasad, V.K. Agarwal and Shishir Sinha, Banana Fiber Reinforced Low-density Polyethylene Composites: Effect of Chemical Treatment and Compatibilizer, Iranian Polymer Journal 25, 229-241,(2016).

39.  Sunil Kumar Yadav, Shishir Sinha and Dhruv Kumar Singh, Modified date palm trunk for the effective removal of Cr(VI) from aqueous solution and industrial wastewater, Environ. Progress and Sustainable Energy, 34,452–460 (2015)  

40.  Nirupama Prasad, V.K. Agarwal  and Shishir Sinha, Physico-Mechanical Properties of Coir Fiber/LDPE Composites: Effect of Chemical Treatment and Compatibilizer, Korean J. Chem. Eng., 32(12),2534-2541 (2015).

41.  Arnab Roy, Prashant Srivastava and Shishir Sinha, "Dynamic Failure Assessment of an Ammonia Storage Unit: A Case Study” Process Safety and Environmental Protection vol 94, 385-401 (2015).

42.  Varun Mittal and Shishir Sinha, Effect of chemical treatment on  mechanical and water absorption properties of bagasse fiber-reinforced epoxy composite” Journal of Polymer Engineering, vol. 35 issue 6, pp545-550 (2015).

43.  Arnab Roy, Prashant Srivastava and Shishir Sinha, Risk and Reliability Assessment in Chemical Process Industries Using Bayesian Methods, Reviews in Chem. Engg. Vol 30, Issue 5, Pages 479–499(2014) (Impact factor 1.676).

44.  Sunil Kumar Yadav, Dhruv Kumar Singh and Shishir Sinha, "Adsorptive Removal of Hg(II) from Synthetic and Real Aqueous Solutions using Modified Papaya Seed" Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology vol 37 pp 1612-1622 (2016).

45.  Satyanarayana Murty Pudi, Tarak Mondal, Prakash Biswas, Shalini Biswas and  Shishir Sinha, "Conversion of Glycerol into Value- Added Products Over Cu-Ni Catalysts Supported on γ-Al2O3 and Activated Carbon,  Inter. J. of Chem. Rect. Engg. 12(1), 151-162, (2014) (Impact Factor 0.739)

46.  Sunil Kumar Yadav, Dhruv Kumar Singh and Shishir Sinha, "Chemical Carbonization of Papaya seed Originated Charcoal for Sorption of Pb(II) from Aqueous Solution" J. of Environmental Chemical Engineering" 2, 9-19, (2014).

47.  Sweta, Shri Chand  and Shishir Sinha, Synthesis and Catalytic Activity of Polymer Anchored Metal Complex for Oxidation of Cyclohexane,  J. Appl. Polym. Sci. Vol 130(3), 2127-2135 (2013).

48.  Vinay Kumar, Manohar Singh Saini B.K. Kanungo and Shishir Sinha, Study of Thermal Properties of Rice Husk Polypropylene (RHPP) Composites,  Advanced Composite Letters, 22(6), 125-130 (2013).

49.  Sunil Kumar Yadav, Dhruv Kumar Singh and Shishir Sinha, Adsorption Study of Pb(II) onto Xanthated Date Palm Trunk: Kinetics,  Isotherm and Mechanism, Desalination and Water Treatment 51(34-36), 6798-6807, (2013).

50.  Sunil Kumar Yadav, Shishir Sinha and Dhruv Kumar Singh,  Removal of Lead(II) from Aqueous Solution using Papaya Seed Carbon: Characteristics and Kinetics Study, International Journal of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Vol 4(2), 127-136, (2013).

51.  Sweta Sharma, Shishir Sinha and Shri Chand*, Polymer Anchored Catalysts for Oxidation of Styrene Using TBHP and Molecular Oxygen, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. Vol.51(26). pp 8806-8814, (2012).

52.  Sweta Sharma, Shishir Sinha*, , Prakash Biswas, Mannar R Maurya and Shri Chand,  Oxidation of Styrene over Polymer and Nonpolymer-Anchored Cu(II) and MN(II) Complex Catalysts, J. Appl. Polym. Sci. Vol 127(5) 3424-3434 (2013).

53.  Vinay Kumar, Manohar Singh Saini, B.K. Kanungo and Shishir Sinha*, Effect of Various Additives on Mechanical Properties of Rice Husk Polypropylene (RHPP) Composites, J. Polym. Engg. Vol. 32(3), pp 163-166, (2012).

54.  Abhimanyu Kumar and Shishir Sinha*, Steady State Modeling And Simulation Of Hydrocracking Reactor, Petroleum and Coal. Vol. 54(1), pp 59-64, (2012).

55.  Vinay Kumar, Lalit Tyagi and Shishir Sinha, Wood flour – reinforced plastic composites: a review, Reviews in Chemical Engineering Vol. 27, Issue 1-2, pp 253-264, (2011).

56.  Shishir Sinha, Vinay Kumar, Manohar Singh Saini and B.K. Kanungo, Effect of Titanate Coupling Agent on Mechanical Prperties of Rice Husk Polypropylene Composites, Asian Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 23(2), 681-683, (2011)

57.  Vinay Kumar, Shishir Sinha, Manohar Singh Saini, and B. K. Kanungo  Effect of Process Parameters on Mechanical Properties of Rice Husk Poly Propylene Composites, International Polymer Processing vol. 4, pp 311-314, (2010).

58.  Shishir Sinha, Vinay Kumar, Manohar Singh Saini and B.K. Kanungo, Kaolin as Additive in Rice Husk Poly Propylene (RHPP) Composites, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol. 5, Issue8, pp. 1404-1408, (2010)

59.  Prakash Biswas,  Supriya Agrawal and Shishir Sinha, Modeling and Simulation for Pressure Swing Adsorption system for Hydrogen Purification,  Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Q. Journal 24 (4) 409–414, (2010).

60.  Vinay Kumar, Shishir Sinha*, Prakash Biswas and Manohar Singh Saini, Rice Husk as Reinforcing Filler in Polypropylene Composites,  Reviews in Chemical Engineering Vol. 26, Issue 1-2, pp 41–53, (2010).

61.  Vijay Kumar Koratiya, Sunil Kumar and Shishir Sinha* Modeling, Simulation and Optimization of FCC Downer Reactor,  Petroleum & Coal 52 (3) 183-192, (2010).

62.  Shishir Sinha and Praveen Ch. Strategic Estimation of Kinetic Parameters in VGO Cracking, Computers Materials and Continua, vol.9(1), pp 1-10, (2009)

63.  Shishir Sinha and Shalini Sinha, Studies on the Production of Acid Protease by Submerged Fermentation, International Journal of Food Engineering vol 5(1), art. 5. (2009)

64.  Shishir Sinha, Alak K. Singh  and Karunakar Singh, Study On Β-Galactosidase Isolation, Purification And Optimization Of Lactose Hydrolysis In Whey For Production Of Instant Energy Drink, International Journal of Food Engineering vol 5(2), art. 5. (2009)

65.  Shishir Sinha and Vinay Kumar, Effect of gas phase nitration on PMMA based ion exchange resin, Fluid Dynamics and Material Processing vol 5(3), pp297-312, (2009).

66.  Praveen Ch. and Shishir Sinha, Effect of Pressure on Height of Regenerator Dense  Bed in an FCCU, Petroleum & Coal Journal. Vol 51(2), 124-135, (2009).

67.  Shishir Sinha and Praveen Ch.  Novel Method for Estimation of  Kinetic parameters in VGO Cracking, Petroleum & Coal Journal. Vol 51(3), 183-187, (2009)

68.  Shishir Sinha and Praveen Ch. Optimization of Industrial Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit having Five Lump Kinetic Scheme using Genetic Algorithm, Comp.  Model. in Engg. and Sci. vol 32(2), pp 85-101 (2008).

69.    Gopal S. Mishra and Shishir Sinha, Solvent-free single-pot oxidation (O2) of cyclohexane catalyzed by SiO2 supported palladium catalysts, Catalysis Letters Vol 125, pp 139-144  (2008).

70.  Renu Ahlawat, V.C. Srivastava, I.D. Mall and Shishir Sinha, Investigation of Electrocoagulation Treatment of Cotton Blue Dye Solution using Aluminium Electrodes, Clean- Soil, Air, Water. Vol 36(10-11), pp 863-869, (2008).

71.  Anil K. Saroha,  Parmod Kumar Parag Kansal  and Shishir Sinha , Effect of Cationic Starch and Long fibered Bamboo Pulp on the Double fold of Recycled Bagasse Paper, IPPTA Journal 20(3), pp 179-184, (2008)

72.  Anil K. Saroha, Parmod Kumar and Shishir Sinha, Effect of Cationic Starch and long fiber pulp in the development of burst and tear index of recycled bagasse paper, IPPTA Journal 20(4), pp 159-166, (2008)

73.  Anil K. Saroha, PVKK Verma, Parmod Kumar and Shishir Sinha, Improvement in Strength Properties of Recycled Bagasse Paper by Blending with Long Fibre Pulp and Retention Aids, In Paper International, 10 (2) 21 (2008)

74.  Anil K. Saroha, Parmod Kumar and Shishir Sinha, Effect of Cationic Starch and Long Fiber Pulp in the Breaking Length of Recycled Bagasse Paper, Paper India,  10(4), pp 22-25, (2007)

75.  Roshan G. Shaikh, Anupam Shukla, Shishir Sinha, Jitendra Kumar and Anil Kumar Preparation of bipolar zeolite exchangers by gas-phase modification using NOx Chemical Engineering Science Volume 59, (3), pp 661-670, (2004).

76.  Shishir Sinha, Namita Jayaswal and Anil Kumar, Preparation of high capacity weak base poly(methyl methacrylate)-ethylene glycol dimethylacrylate copolymer anion exchange resin by modification using NOx, J. Appl. Poly. Sci pp.1991-1999,vol 89(7) ,(2003).

77.  Shishir Sinha and Anil Kumar, Preparation of High Capacity Chloroethylated   Strong Base Anion Exchange Resin Using NOx., Seperation Sci. and Tech. pp895-919, vol 37(4), (2002).

78.  Namita Jayaswal, Shishir Sinha and Anil Kumar, Effect of Chemical    Modifications upon Exchange Capacity of Surface Aminated Macroporous Styrene-Divinyl Benezene copolymer Anion Exchange Resin. , J. Appl. Poly. Sci pp.1735-1748,vol 79(10) ,(2001).

79.  V.K.Tyagi,  A.K.Vashishtha, and Shishir Sinha, Evaluation of Blended Frying Oils in Deep-Fat Frying. J.O.T.A.I. p.36-48  Jan-Mar. (1998).

80.  Shishir Sinha and N. C. Mishra , Vegetable Oil as Diesel Fuel Substitute, C.E.W. xxxii,no.10, pp 77-80,(1997).

81.  Shishir Sinha, N. C. Mishra  and R.P.Singh, Effective Safety Management in Solvent Extraction Industry. C.E.W., vol.  xxxi, issue no.10, pp 141-145,(1996).

82.  Shishir Sinha and R.P.Singh, Energy Saving in Edible Oil Processing Industries- A Profile, C.E.W., vol. xxxi, issue .4, pp 59-65l, (1996)

Patent Applied

Ø  Development of epoxy composites reinforced by waste Kans grass (Saccharum Spontaneum) filler by hand-layup method. Shishir Sinha and G. L. Devnani [No. 202011051143]

Ø  A Flame Retardant  Natural Fiber Reinforced Composite Material and  its  Method  of  Preparation  Thereof, Shishir Sinha and Jyoti Jain [No. 202011056780 dated. 28.12.2020]

Ø  Mo-V-Nb-Te-O catalyst for the ammoxidation of propane to acrylonitrile, Shishir Sinha and Prakash Biswas. [No. 202011055866 dated. 22.12.2020]

Ø  PVA composite film reinforced by Moringa Oleifera (Sahajana) seed filler by solution casting method, Shishir Sinha and Kajal Mishra [202111004106 dated. 29.01.2021]

Ø  One-pot process for poly-hydroxy urethane from propylene carbonate, Shishir Sinha and V. C. Srivastava.

Books Authored

 

  • ·       Shishir Sinha and  G. L. Devnani, Chemical Plant Safety and Risk Assessment: A Modern Approach, book proposal accepted by CRC press, Taylor and Francis

    ·       Shishir Sinha and  G. L. Devnani, Natural Fiber Composites: Processing, Characterization, Applications, and Advancements, book proposal accepted by CRC press, Taylor and Francis

    ·       Shishir Sinha, Biodiesel, Past, Present and Future (2009), Published by Quality Improvement Programme, I.I.T. Roorkee.

    ·       Shishir Sinha and  Vinay Kumar Polymeric Systems and Applications (2010) Published by Studium Press LLC. (ISBN No. 9789380012100).

    ·       Shishir Sinha, O.P. Pandey and, Vinay Kumar ,  Advances in  Polymer Science edited book series published by Studium Press India(ISBN No. 9789380012285) ,(2011) 

    ·       Shishir Sinha and Naveen Kumar Navani Compendium on Nanotechnology (edited) -A twelve volume set. Published by Studium Press LLC. USA  (2014).  (ISBN No. 1626330107) (2014). 

    ·       Shishir Sinha and J. N. Govil, (edited)  Bioprocess Engineering, Studium Press LLC. USA  (2014).  (ISBN No. 1626990271) (2014)

    ·       K. K. Pant, Shishir Sinha and Shailendra Bajpai, Advances In Petroleum Engineering I (Refining) Published by Studium Press LLC. USA (ISBN No. 1-62699-047-6). (edited) (2015)

    ·       K. K. Pant, Shishir Sinha and Shailendra Bajpai Advances In Petroleum Engineering II (Petrochemical) Published by Studium Press LLC. USA (ISBN No. 1-62699-047-6). (edited) (2015)

    ·       Shishir Sinha, K.K. Pant and Shailendra Bajpai, Fertilizer Technology I (Synthesis) Published by Studium Press LLC. USA (ISBN No. 1-62699-046-8). (edited) (2015)

    ·       Shishir Sinha, K.K. Pant and Shailendra Bajpai Fertilizer Technology II (Biofertilizers) Published by Studium Press LLC. USA (ISBN No. 1-62699-046-8). (edited) (2015)

    ·       Electronic Waste Management, Manuscript approved for publication.

Development of Courses

Ø  Chemical Process Safety, (under the platform of National Program on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)  (Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Govt. of India)

Ø  Food Technology, (under the platform of National Program on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)  (Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Govt. of India)

Ø  Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics: MHRD sponsored the National Mission on Education through ICT.

Ø  Polymer Reaction Engineering (under the platform of National Program on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)  (Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Govt. of India)

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