Department Of Chemical Engineering, NIT Srinagar, Hazratbal, Jammu and Kashmir - 190006

Dr.Bonasi Krishna Srihari

Assistant Professor

Process Modeling and Simulation, Micro Channels, Liquid-Liquid Slug Flow, Fluid Mechanics, Carbon dioxide reduction, CFD, Microfluidics, Waste Water Treatment, Heat, Mass and Fluid Flow Simulations using COMSOL Multiphysics,


Dr. Bonasi Krishna Srihari is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at National Institute of Technology Srinagar from November 2018 to till now. He worked as an Assistant Professor in the department of Chemical Engineering at SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai from July 2016 to October 2018. He worked as an Adhoc Faculty in the department of Chemical Engineering at National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli from July 2015 to July 2016. He received his Ph.D. from Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research Kalpakkam / Homi Bhabha National Institute BARC Mumbai in 2016, M.Tech from IIT Kharagpur in 2009, B.Tech from CBIT/Osmania University Hyderabad in 2005 and Diploma in Chemical Engineering from Jawahar Lal Nehru Government Polytechnic Ramanthapur, Hyderabad in 2002. He also worked in Industry, as a Process Engineer in Premier Explosives Limited (at DRDO site Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh), as a Process Executive in Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited, TDC, Hyderabad and as a Production Chemist in Virchow Laboratories Limited, Jeedimetla, Hyderabad.


  • Ph. D., Chemical Engineering, 2016, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research/Homi Bhabha National Institute BARC Mumbai
  • M.TECH, Chemical Engineering, 2009, IIT KHARAGPUR
  • B.TECH, Chemical Engineering, 2005, CBIT

Publications Journal

  • B. Krishna Srihari,, “Experimental studies and model validation for the optimization of electrode configuration in a molten salt electrorefiner”, Separation Science and Technology, 51:8, 1397-1407., MAR, 2016
  • B. Krishna Srihari,, “Modeling the Molten Salt Electrorefining Process for Spent Metal Fuel Using COMSOL”, Separation Science and Technology, 50:15, 2276-2283., JUN, 2015

Publications Conference

  • AIP Conference Proceedings 2277, 050001 (2020); Published Online: 06 November 2020, NOV, 2020
  • "Prediction of hydrodynamic behaviour with intentional irregularities present in the Microchannels" International conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering-2020 (RACE-2020), JAN, 2020
  • AIP Conference Proceedings 2112, 020143 (2019); Published Online: 24 June 2019, JUN, 2019
  • "Effect of electrode configuration on the current and potential distribution in a molten salt electrorefiner" International Conference on Electrochemical Science and Technology -2014 (ICONEST-2014), JUL, 2014
  • "Optimizing Electrode Surface Area by COMSOL Multiphysics®" COMSOL Conference Bangalore - 2013 held during 17-18, Oct, 2013, OCT, 2013

Books/Book chapter published