1. Catalysis and Chemical Reaction Engineering.
2. Selective dehydration, hydrogenation and hydrogenolysis of biomass derived oxygenated hydrocarbon over supported nanoparticle catalysts.
3. Conversion of bio-mass to fuels and chemicals.
4. Kinetic modeling.
Brief Research Profile:
Worked in the field of heterogeneous catalysts. Have extensive knowledge of handling of high pressure batch reactor and continuous flow reactor unit. Familiar with various analytical instruments like Gas Chromatography (GC), GCMS, micromeritics pulse chemisorb 2720 equipment (BET, TPR, TPD, TPO, chemisorptions study), micromeritics ASAP 2020 equipment (catalyst surface area, porosity, pore volume and pore size measurement), FTIR, XRD, SEM, TEM, TGA and ICP-MS.
Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers 61 (2016) 90-96.