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Nikhil Dhawan
Associate Professor
nikhil.dhawan[at]mt.iitr.ac.in
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Mineral Processing, Extractive Metallurgy, Recycling, Microwave processing, Rare earth, Electronic waste recycling (CFL, PCB, Lithium ion battery, Magnets, Solar Panel)
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Educational Details
University of Utah, USA
2013
PhD, Metallurgical Engineering
Punjab Engineering College
2008
B.E., Metallurgical Engineering (Hons.)
Professional Background
Associate Professor
10 Aug 2020 - Present
MMED
Associate Editor
06 Mar 2023 - Present
Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy (TMS, Springer)
Associate Editor
24 Aug 2023 - Present
Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, (SME, Springer)
Assistant Professor
01 Jan 2015 - 10 Aug 2020
IIT-Roorkee
Senior Scientist
01 Apr 2013 - 15 Jan 2015
CSIR-Institute of Minerals & Materials Technology (IMMT)
Research scholar
01 Jan 2008 - 31 Mar 2013
University of Utah, USA
Research
Projects
TOPIC START DATE FIELD DESCRIPTION FINANCIAL OUTLAY FUNDING AGENCY OTHER OFFICERS
Comminution studies of banded iron ores 01 Jan 2015 Mineral beneficiation 13.5Lacs DST
Microwave processing of discarded lithium ion batteries 01 Jun 2018 Waste management 23.4 MHRD, MOEF, UAY
Microwave Carbothermal Reduction of low grade iron ores 01 May 2016 Iron making 25 Lacs SERB
Recycling of printed circuit boards 01 Feb 2023 For metal values 10 DST Indo-Serbia
Recycling of lithium ion batteries 01 Jan 2018 Li, Co Metal recovery 20 MHRD, MOEF
Investigation of silicate rocks for fertilizers 17 May 2017 Potash processing 25 Lacs SERB, DST
Beneficiation of silicate rocks for potash values 01 Sep 2016 Potash values 20 Ministry of Mines
Electronic waste management model to create livelihood for rural women 06 Jan 2022 Electronic waste Guidelines Drishtee Foundation




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New Horizons in Metallurgy, Materials and Manufacturing
Year: 2023 , ISBN: 978-981-19-5570-9
Multiple | Springer
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1. Kodali, P., Depci, T., Dhawan. N.,Wang, X., Lin, C.L., Miller, J.D., 2011, “Evaluation of stucco binder for agglomeration in the heap leaching of copper ore”, Minerals Engineering, vol. 24 (8), pp 886-893.

2. Tuzcu, E. T., Dhawan, N., Rajamani, R.K., 2011, “A study of coarse particle fracture with the ultra-fast load cell”, Minerals and Metallurgical Processing, vol. 28 (4), pp 176-186.

3. Dhawan, N.,Safarzadeh, M.S., Birinci, M., 2011, “Kinetics of hydrochloric acid leaching of smithsonite” Russian Journal of Non-Ferrous Metals, vol 52(3), pp 209-216.

4. Kodali, P., Dhawan. N., Depci, T., Lin, C.L., Miller, J.D., 2011, “Particle Damage and Exposure Analysis in HPGR Crushing of Selected Copper Ores for Column Leaching”, Minerals Engineering, vol. 24 (13), pp 1478-1487.

5. Safarzadeh, M.S., Dhawan, N.,Birinci, M., Moradkhani, D., 2011, “Reductive leaching of cobalt from zinc plant purification residues” Hydrometallurgy, vol. 106 (1-2), pp 51-57.

6. Xu, W., Dhawan, N.,Lin, C.L., Miller, J.D., 2013, Further study of grain boundary fracture in the breakage of single multiphase particles using X-ray microtomography procedures, Minerals Engineering, vol. 46-47, pp 89-94.

7. Dhawan, N., Miller, J.D., Rajamani, R.K., Moats, M., Lin, C.L., 2012, “Recent Advances in the Application of X-ray Computed Tomography in the Analysis of Heap Leaching Systems”, Minerals Engineering, 35, pp. 75–86.

8. Dhawan, N.,Safarzadeh, M.S., Miller, J.D., Moats, M., Rajamani, R.K., 2012, “Crushed Ore Agglomeration and its Control for Heap Leach Operations”, Minerals Engineering, 41, pp. 53–70.

9. Dhawan, N.,Safarzadeh, M.S., Miller, J.D., Moats, M., Free, M., 2013, Understanding the agglomeration behavior of selected copper ores using statistical design of experiments, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review, 36 (1), pp. 13-25, 2015.

10. Dhawan, N.,Safarzadeh, M.S., Miller, J.D., Moats, M., Free, M., 2014, Understanding the agglomeration behavior of nickel laterite and gold ore using statistical design of experiments, Minerals and metallurgical processing, 31 (1), 21-33.

11. Dhawan, N.,Rashidi, S., Rajamani, R.K., 2014, “Population balance model of crushed ore agglomeration for heap leach operations”, KONA Powder and Particle Journal, 31, pp. 200-213.

12. Rath, S., Sahoo, H., Dhawan, N.,Rao, D., Das, B., Mishra, B.K., 2014, Optimal recovery of iron values from a low grade iron ore using reduction roasting and magnetic separation, Separation Science and Technology, 49 (12), 1927-1936.

13. Jena, S.K., Dhawan N., Rao, D. S., Mishra B. K., B. Das, 2014, Studies on extraction of potassium values from nepheline syenite, International Journal of Mineral Processing, 133, 13–22.

14. Jena, S.K., Singh, S., Dhawan N., Rao, D. S., B. Das, 2015, Characterization and Removal of iron from Pyrophyllite ore for Industrial applications, Minerals & Metallurgical Processing, 32 (2), 102-110.

15. Jena, S.K., Dhawan N., Rao, D. S., B. Das, 2016, Extraction of potassium values from pyrophyllite mine waste, Separation science technology, 51 (2), 269–277.

16. Jena, S.K., Dhawan N., Rath, S.S., Rao, D. S., Das, B., 2016, Investigation of microwave roasting for potash extraction from nepheline syenite, Separation and Purification Technology, 161, 104–111.

17. Rath, S., Dhawan N., Rao, D. S., Das, B., Mishra, B.K., 2016, Beneficiation studies of a difficult to treat iron ore using conventional and microwave roasting, Powder Technology, 301, 1016–1024.

18. Agrawal, S., Rayapudi, V., Dhawan, N., 2018, Microwave Reduction of Red Mud for Recovery of Iron Values Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, 4(4), pp. 427-436.

19. Rayapudi, V., Agrawal, S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Investigation of microwave exposure on beneficiation of low grade banded iron ore" Mining Metallurgy Exploration, 36 (2), pp. 327-334.  

20. Kumar, G., Tanvar, H, Pratap, Y., Dhawan, N., 2018, Thermal and Mechanical Activation of Sericite for Recovery of Potash Values Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 72(1), 17-25.

21. Kumar, A., Tanvar, H., Pratap, Y., Dhawan, N., 2019, Evaluation of Mica as a Source of Potash, Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, 36(3), 547-555.

22. Agrawal, S., Rayapudi, V., Dhawan, N., 2019, Comparison of microwave and conventional carbothermal reduction of red mud for recovery of iron values, Minerals Engineering, 132, pp. 202-210.

23. Vishvakarma, S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Recovery of Cobalt and Lithium Values from Discarded Li-Ion Batteries, Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, 5(2), pp. 204-209.

24. Rayapudi, V., Dhawan, N., 2019, Microwave processing of banded magnetite quartzite ore for iron recovery, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, DOI: 10.1007/s12666-019-01637-9

25. Tanvar, H., Dhawan, N., 2020, Recovery of potash values from feldspar, Separation Science & Technology, 55(7), pp. 1398-1406, DOI:10.1080/01496395.2019.1588317

26. Tanvar, H., Dhawan, N., 2019, Extraction of rare earth oxides from discarded compact fluorescent lamps, Minerals Engineering, vol. 135, pp. 95-104.

27. Singh, Y., Tanvar, H, Kumar, G., Dhawan, N., 2019, Investigation of planetary ball milling of sericite for potash recovery, Powder Technology, 351, pp. 115-121.

28. Tanvar, H, Kumar, S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Microwave exposure of discarded hard disc drive magnets for recovery of rare earth values, JOM, 71(7), pp. 2345-2352.

29. Rayapudi, V., Agrawal, S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Optimization of microwave carbothermal reduction for processing of banded hematite jasper ore, Minerals Engineering, 138 (9), pp. 204-214.

30. Kumar, R.S., Vishvakarma, S., Barnwal, A., Dhawan, N., 2019, Processing of spent Li-ion batteries for recovery of cobalt and lithium values, JOM. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11837-019-03540-6  

31. Kumar, R.S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Thermal processing of spent Li‑ion batteries for extraction of lithium and cobalt-manganese values, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals. (12):3035–3044. DOI: 10.1007/s12666-019-01769-y 72

32. Rayapudi, V., Dhawan, N., 2020, Processing of banded hematite quartzite ore for recovery of iron values, Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, 37, pp. 507–517 DOI: 10.1007/s42461-019-00117-4

33. Kumar, R.S., Rayapudi, V., Dhawan, N., 2020, Recovery of iron values from discarded iron ore slimes, Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration. 37(1), pp. 287-295 DOI: 10.1007/s42461-019-00119-2

34. Barnwal, A, Dhawan, N., 2019, Evaluation of fluidization process for recovery of metals from electronic scrap", Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy 5(4), 519-527 (DOI: 10.1007/s40831-019-00242-w)

35. Kumar, A, Tanvar, T, Dhawan, N., 2020, Processing of mica for extraction of alumina and potash values

Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 73(1), 23-33. DOI: 10.1007/s12666-019-01789-8

36. Rayapudi, V., Agrawal, S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Microwave-assisted carbothermal reduction of banded hematite jasper ore, Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, 5(4), 528-537. DOI: 10.1007/s40831-019-00244-8

37. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Carbothermal reduction of spent mobile phones batteries for the recovery of lithium, cobalt, and manganese values" JOM, 71(12), 4483-4491, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-019-03799-9

38. Rayapudi, V., Dhawan, N., 2019, Investigation of microwave reduction of low-grade banded iron ores, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy, DOI:10.1080/25726641.2019.1668662

39. Rayapudi, V., Agrawal, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Evaluation of carbothermal reduction for processing of banded hematite jasper ore, Powder Technology. 362, pp., 826-834. Doi:10.1016/j.powtec.2019.09.094

40. Tanvar, H., Shukla, N., Dhawan, N., 2020, Recycling of discarded tubular lights for recovery of rare earth values, JOM, 72(2), 823-830, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-019-03890-1

41. Tanvar, H., Barnwal, A., Dhawan, N., 2020, Characterization and evaluation of discarded hard disc drives for recovery of copper and rare earth values, Accepted Journal of Cleaner Production. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.119377

42. Himanshu Tanvar & Nikhil Dhawan (2022) Kinetic and thermodynamic study of potassium recovery from silicate rocks, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy, 131:1, 1-13, DOI: 10.1080/25726641.2019.1699360.

43. Kumar, A, Agrawal, S., Dhawan, N., 2019, Hydrometallurgical investigation of sericite clay for extraction of alumina and potash values under controlled conditions, Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, 37(3), 911-921. DOI: 10.1007/s42461-020-00183-z

44. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Recycling of mixed discarded lithium-ion batteries via microwave processing route" Sustainable Materials and Technologies, 25, 2020, e00157 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.susmat.2020.e00157

45. Barnwal, A, Dhawan, N., 2020, Recovery of copper values from discarded random access memory cards via fluidization and thermal exposure, Journal of Cleaner Production 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.120516. Volume 256, 120516

46. Barnwal, A, Dhawan, N., 2020, Recovery of copper values from discarded printed circuit boards Accepted Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals 10.1007/s12666-020-01916-w

47. Subhnit K. Roy, Deepak Nayak, Nilima Dash, Nikhil Dhawan, and Swagat S. Rath, Microwave-Assisted Reduction Roasting-Magnetic Separation Studies of Two Mineralogically Different Low-Grade Iron ores, Int. J. Miner. Metall. Mater. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12613-020-1992-5

48. Barnwal, A, Dhawan, N., 2020, Investigation of discarded printed circuit boards for recovery of copper values, JOM, 72(8), 2983-2992, DOI:10.1007/s11837-020-04113-8

49. Shukla, N., Dhawan, N., Investigation of different processing routes for rare earth extraction from discarded tubular lights", Accepted, Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy DOI: 10.1007/s40831-020-00273-8

50. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., Comparison of microwave and conventional indigenous carbothermal reduction for recycling of discarded lithium ion batteries, Accepted Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals. 10.1007/s12666-020-01956-2 

51. Barnwal, A., Dhawan, N., 2020, Physical processing of discarded integrated circuits for recovery of metallic values, JOM, 72, 2730–2738 (2020), DOI: 10.1007/s11837-020-04137-0

52. Singh, Y.P., Tanvar, H., Moreira, D., Dhawan, N., 2020, Processing of glauconitic siltstone for potash recovery", Accepted Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration DOI: 10.1007/s42461-020-00218-5

53. Barnwal, A., Dhawan, N., 2020, Recycling of discarded mobile printed circuit boards for extraction of gold and copper, Accepted Sustainable Materials and Technologies, Volume 25, e00164

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.susmat.2020.e00164

54. Kumar, A., Agarwal, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Processing of coal flyash for the extraction of alumina values", Accepted Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, DOI: 10.1007/s40831-020-00275-6

55. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Evaluation of carbothermic processing for mixed discarded lithium-ion batteries, Metallurgical Research and Technology, 117, 302 https://doi.org/10.1051/metal/2020025

56. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Microwave processing of electrode active materials for the recovery of cobalt, manganese and lithium", Accepted Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration. DOI: 10.1007/s42461-020-00230-9

57. Agarwal, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Carbothermic microwave processing for the enrichment of iron ore fines, Accepted Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, DOI: 10.1007/s40831-020-00279-2

58.  Kumar, A., Agarwal, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Mechano-chemical processing of diaspore sample for extraction and synthesis of gamma-alumina and potash values, Accepted JOM DOI: 10.1007/s11837-020-04222-4

59. Agarwal, S., Rayapudi, V., Dhawan, N., 2020 Comparative study of low-grade banded iron ores for iron recovery, Accepted Metallurgical Research and Technology doi: 10.1051/metal/2020034

60. Agarwal, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Microwave carbothermic reduction of low-grade iron ore, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, 51(4), 1576-1586. DOI: 10.1007/s11663-020-01883-z

61. Barnwal, A., Dhawan, N., 2020, Recovery of metals from discarded integrated circuits", Accepted, Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration. DOI: 10.1007/s42461-020-00249-y

62. Shukla, N., Dhawan, N., 2020, Rapid microwave processing of discarded tubular lights for extraction of rare earth values, Process Safety and Environmental protection, 142 pp. 238-249.  10.1016/j.psep.2020.06.025

63. Shukla, N., Tanvar, H., Dhawan, N., 2020, Evaluation of alkali processing for the recycling of rare earth values from spent fluorescent lamps, Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 56(4),710–722.

64. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Evaluation of in-situ microwave reduction for metal recovery from spent lithium-ion batteries, Sustainable Materials and Technologies, 25, e00201.

65. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Kinetics and thermodynamical evaluation of electrode material of discarded lithium-ion batteries and its impact on recycling, Accepted, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, DOI: 10.1007/s10973-020-10139-6

66. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Rapid recycling of spent lithium-ion batteries using microwave route, Process Safety and Environmental Protection 2021, 147, pp. 226-233  doi.org/10.1016/j.psep.2020.09.012

67. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Microwave processing of spent coin cells for recycling of metallic values, Accepted, Journal of Cleaner Production doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.124144

68. Agarwal, S., Mir, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Microwave processing of low grade banded iron ore with different reductants, Accepted, Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration. DOI: 10.1007/s42461-020-00304-8

69. Tanvar, H., Dhawan, N., 2021, Microwave-assisted carbothermic reduction of discarded rare earth magnets for recovery of neodymium and iron values, Accepted JOM DOI: 10.1007/s11837-020-04409-9

70. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Recycling of discarded coin cells for recovery of metallic values, Minerals Engineering, 2020, 159, 106650

71. Agarwal, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Investigation of carbothermic microwave reduction followed by acid leaching for recovery of iron and aluminum values from red mud, Minerals Engineering, 2020, 159, 106653

72. Barnwal, A., Mir, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, Processing of discarded printed circuit board fines via flotation", Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, 6(4), 631-642, DOI: 10.1007/s40831-020-00304-4

73. Agarwal, S., Dhawan, N., 2020, 2021, Evaluation of microwave acid baking on Indian red mud sample

Minerals Engineering, 2021, 160, 106686

74. Mir, S., Shukla, N., Dhawan, N., 2021, Investigation of Microwave and Thermal Processing of Electrode Material of End-of-Life Ni-MH Battery, DOI 10.1007/s11837-020-04530-9, JOM, 2021, 73(3), pp. 951–961

75. Agarwal, S., Dhawan, N., 2021, Investigation of mechanical and thermal activation on metal extraction from red mud, doi https://doi.org/10.1016/j.susmat.2021.e00246, Sustainable Materials and Technologies, 2021, 27, e00246

76. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., 2021, Characterization and recycling potential of the discarded cathode ray tube

Monitors, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 2021, 169, 105469

77. Shukla, N., Dhawan, N., 2021, Processing the end of life tube lights for recovery of rare earth oxides, Accepted JOM

78. Shukla, N., Agrawal., S., Dhawan, N., 2021, Microwave acid baking process for recovery of rare-earth concentrate from phosphor of end-of-life fluorescent lamps, Accepted Journal of Cleaner Production

79. Mir, S., Dhawan, N., 2022, A comprehensive review on the recycling of discarded printed circuit boards for resource recovery, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 178, 106027.

80. Kinetics and thermodynamical evaluation of electrode material of discarded lithium-ion batteries and its impact on recycling, Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 2021, 146(4), pp. 1819–1831.

81. Mir, S., Dhawan, N., 2021, Characterization and Evaluation of Recycling Potential for Discarded Laptops,

Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, 38(5), pp. 2117–2131.

82. Pindar, S., Dhawan, N., Kinetic Evaluation of In-Situ Carbothermic Processing of Mixed Electrode Material of Discarded Li-Ion Batteries, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B: Process Metallurgy and Materials Processing Science, 2021, 52(5), pp. 3078–3092.

83. Agrawal, S., Dhawan, N., 2021, Evaluation of red mud as a polymetallic source – A review Minerals Engineering, 171, 107084.

84. Agrawal, S., Dhawan, N., 2021, Microwave acid baking of red mud for extraction of titanium and scandium values, Hydrometallurgy, 204, 105704.

85. Mir, S., Vaishampayan, A. & Dhawan, N. A Review on Recycling of End-of-Life Light-Emitting Diodes for Metal Recovery. JOM 74, 599–611 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11837-021-05043-9

86. Mir, Shaila; Dhawan, Nikhil; A comprehensive review on the recycling of discarded printed circuit boards for resource recovery, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 178, 106027, 2022

87. Dhawan, Nikhil; Tanvar, Himanshu; A critical review of end-of-life fluorescent lamps recycling for recovery of rare earth values, Sustainable Materials and Technologies, e00401, 2022

88. Dhawan, Nikhil; Agrawal, Shrey; Comparison and evaluation of alumino-silicate samples as a dual source of alumina and potash values, Canadian Metallurgical Quarterly, 14-Jan 2022

89. Dhawan, Nikhil; Agrawal, Shrey; Comparison and evaluation of alumino-silicate samples as a dual source of alumina and potash values, Canadian Metallurgical Quarterly, 14-Jan 2022

90. Shukla, N., Dhawan, N. Evaluation of Baking Process for Rare-Earth Recovery from Discarded Tube Lights Phosphor. Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s42461-022-00598-w

91. Dhawan, N., Agrawal S., Recovery of Metallic Values from Feldspar by Mechanical and Thermal Pretreatment Followed by Acid Leaching. Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (2022). 10.1007/s42461-022-00615-y

92. Dhawan, N; Agrawal, S; Process flowsheet for extraction of Fe, Al, Ti, Sc, and Ga values from red mud, Minerals Engineering, 184: 107601

93. Shukla, N., & Dhawan, N. (2022). Comparison of processing routes for recovery of rare earth elements from discarded fluorescent lamp phosphors. Minerals Engineering, 187, 107759.

94. Dhawan, N., Manzoor, U., & Agrawal, S. (2022). Hydrogen reduction of low-grade banded iron ore. Minerals Engineering, 187, 107794.

 

 

Honors And Awards
Honors
TMS, USA
2023
AIME Rossiter W. Raymond Memorial Award
IIM and ASM International
2023
IIM-ASM Lectureship (North America)
IIT-Roorkee
2020
Institute Research Fellowship for Outstanding Young Faculty
The Institution of Engineers
2021
IEI Young Engineers Award
IOM3, London
2021
Billiton Gold medal for the best paper published in Transactions C: Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy
The Institution of Engineers (India)
2021
Excellence in Academics / Research
MEI, Global
2020
MEI Young Person's Award
Indian National Young Academy of Sciences
2019
INYAS
PEC - Chandigarh
2008
Best undergraduate thesis award
Indian institute of mineral engineers - IIME
2016
Khare award - best paper / research conducted
PEC
2008
PECOSA scholarship
Institution of Engineers
2016
AC Datta MESA Award
TMS - USA
2009
National Science Foundation scholarship
MemberShips
Indian Institute of Metals
01 Jan 2018 - Present
Life member
Indian Institution of Mineral Engineers
01 Jan 2014 - Present
Life Member
ISIJ
19 Sep 2019 - 18 Sep 2020
Member
Teaching Engagements
Teaching Engagements
Non Ferrous Metallurgy ( MTN-206 )
Autumn
Iron & Steelmaking ( MT-303 )
Autumn
Metal recovery and recycling ( MTN-319 )
Spring
Mineral Processing ( MT-314 )
Spring
Students
SuperVisions
Recycling of Printed Circuit Boards
12 Jul 2019 - Present
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Shaila Mir (PMRF)
Recycling of Lithium ion Batteries
02 Jan 2023 - Present
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Ganesh Shanker Bhandari
Recycling of Display screens
03 Jan 2022 - Present
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Rohit Gehlot
Extraction of metallic values from Indian red mud
06 Jul 2019 - 08 Feb 2023
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Shrey Agrawal (Currently at Tata Steel Jamshedpur)
Recycling of discarded fluorescent lamps for recovery of rare earth metals
07 Jan 2019 - 23 Dec 2022
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Neha Shukla (NIT Bhopal)
Reduction of low grade iron ores
15 Jul 2022 - Present
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Anil Kumar
Recycling of printed circuit boards
02 Jan 2017 - 06 Oct 2021
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Amit Barnwal (Currently Scientist-CMET Hyderabad)
Processing of low grade banded iron ores
01 Jan 2016 - 02 Dec 2019
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Veeranjaneyulu Rayapudi (Currently Scientist-CMET Hyderabad)
Extraction of aluminum values from non conventional sources
24 Jul 2017 - 18 Jan 2022
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Ashwini Kumar
Miscellaneous
Events
Kinetics and Modeling of Iron-making Blast Furnace
31 Aug 2020 - Present
GIAN, MHRD
Recycling of compact fluorescent lamps for recovery of rare earth elements
01 Jan 2019 - Present
Extraction of rare earth elements from electronic waste
01 Jan 2019 - Present
Processing of low-grade iron ores
12 Sep 2019 - 16 Sep 2019
Visits
University of Belgrade, Serbia
2022-10-28
Research collaboration
Okhayama University, Japan
Invited lecture
IOM3 London
Invited lecture
Administrative Positions
Member DFSC
10 Aug 2020 - 18 Nov 2021
IIT-Roorkee
Member Secretary, DRC
02 May 2018 - 05 May 2021
MMED
Officer Incharge- Building
11 Mar 2021 - 03 Mar 2022
MMED