kurellaswamy@nitsri.ac.in
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Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Srinagar Hazratbal

Dr.Kurella Swamy

Assistant Professor

Industrial Pollution Control, Phase Transfer Catalysis, Coal Gasification, Separation and Purification Processes

Biography

Dr. Swamy received his PhD and M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur in the years 2017 and 2012 respectively. He completed his Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from University College of Technology, Osmania University in the year 2010. During his B.Tech, he has received prestigious SAIL Scholarship for Promising UG Students. Dr. Swamy has published his research articles in various international and national journals from reputed publishing houses. He has presented his research at various international and National conferences held at India and abroad. He has received a Best Poster award at EMEOTMT, IIT Guwhati in the year 2015. He has chaired sessions in various conferences. He is Reviewer for Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, one of the promising Elsevier journals. Dr. Swamy has more than three years of teaching experience in various NITs. His main research interests are Industrial Pollution Abatement and Phase Transfer Catalysis. He is contributing in administrative activities of Department and Institute as PG Coordinator and Reservation Cell Committee Member respectively. He has guided one Master’s Thesis and guiding one PhD student along with Two B.Tech Groups. Dr. Swamy joined the institute on October 31, 2018.

Education

  • Ph. D., IIT Kharagpur, 2017, Chemical Engineering
  • M.TECH, IIT Kharagpur, 2012, Chemical Engineering
  • B.TECH, University College of Technology , Osmania University, 2010, Chemical Engineering
  • H.S.C., Govt SWR Junior College, Bhongir, Telangana, 2006, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
  • S.S.C., Govt SWR School, Bhongir, Telangana, 2004,

Publications Journal

  • Kurella Swamy and B.C. Meikap, Optimization of process variables for particulate laden H2S removal from gasifier syngas in a multistage dual-flow sieve plate scrubber, Journal of Indian Chemical Society, 2020, 97(12b), 2783-2790. , DEC, 2020
  • Swamy Kurella, Jayanta Kumar Basu and Sonali Sengupta. Study of Solid–Liquid Phase Transfer Catalysed Reaction to Produce P-Nitroanisole Using 18-Crown-6 as Catalyst. Indian Chemical Engineer, 2017, 59(1), 31-40., AUG, 2017
  • Swamy Kurella and B. C. Meikap. Hydrodynamic characteristics of three-stage dual-flow sieve plate scrubber. South African Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2017, 23, 91-97., MAY, 2017
  • Swamy Kurella, Pavan Kishan Bhukya, B. C. Meikap. Removal of H2S pollutant from gasifier syngas by a multi-stage dual-flow sieve plate column wet scrubber. Journal of Environmental Science and Health: Part A, 2017, 52 (6), 515-523., FEB, 2017
  • Swamy Kurella and B. C. Meikap. Removal of fly-ash and dust particulate matters from syngas produced by gasification of coal by using a multi-stage dual-flow sieve plate wet scrubber. Journal of Environmental Science and Health: Part A, 2016, 51(10), 870-876. , MAY, 2016
  • Swamy Kurella, Mounika Balla, Pavan Kishan Bhukya and B.C. Meikap. Scrubbing of HCl Gas from Synthesis Gas in a Multistage Dual-Flow Sieve Plate Wet Scrubber by Alkaline Solution. Journal of Chemical Engineering and Process Technology 2015, 6:5, NOV, 2015
  • Kurella Swamy, Neeraj Kumar and B. C. Meikap. Hydrodynamic study of multi-stage plate column scrubber for removal of particulate. South African Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2015, 20(1), 44-60., JUN, 2015

Publications Conference

  • Kurella Swamy and B. C. Meikap "Optimization of Process Variables for Particulate Laden H2S Removal from Gasifier Syngas in a Multistage Dual-Flow Sieve Plate Scrubber" Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Advanced Technologies for Industrial Pollution Control (ATIPC-2020), 20,(ISBN: 978-93-5437-287-2), DEC, 2020
  • Swamy Kurella , Mounika Balla and B. C. Meikap "Water Scrubbing of HCl Gas from Raw Syngas in Multistage Dual-Flow Sieve Plate Column" International Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering (RACE)- 2020 Organized by University College of Technology, Osmania University and IIChE during January 8-9, Hyderabad., JAN, 2020
  • Swamy Kurella, Pavan Kishan Bhukya, B. C. Meikap, Water Scrubbing of H2S Gas in Dual-flow Sieve Plate Column Scrubber, Environmental Science & Technology 2016 Vol. 1, 333, American Science Press (ISBN 978-5-5323-2259-4), JUN, 2016

Books/Book chapter published

  • (Book Chapter) Usha Kumari, Kurella Swamy, A Gupta, RR Karri, BC Meikap “Global water challenges and future perspectives”, Green Technologies for the Defluoridation of Water edited by Mohammad Hadi Dehghani Rama Karri Eder Lima, 1st Edition, Elsevier (Paperback ISBN: 9780323857680) (In Press), 2021
  • (Book Chapter) Swamy Kurella, Pavan Kishan Bhukya and B.C. Meikap. Mathematical Modelling on Particulate Removal in Multistage Dual-flow Sieve Plate Column Wet Scrubber. Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering - Select Proceedings of ICACE 2015. Springer Publications. 2016, 237-245., 2016

Patents