Abdullah Mohammed |3D-printing | Best Researcher Award

Mr. ‌ Abdullah Mohammed |3D-printing | Best Scholar Award

Mr at College of Dentistry/University of Mosul, Iraq

Abdullah J. Mohammed is a dedicated professional in prosthodontics with expertise in maxillofacial prostheses, laser welding, and dental implants. Holding an MSc in Prosthodontics and currently pursuing a Ph.D., he specializes in the topology optimization of metallic denture bases. With extensive teaching and clinical supervision experience, Abdullah has contributed significantly to dental education and patient care. His research, showcased in numerous published articles, focuses on topics such as the influence of Co-Cr thickness on color parameters and the biocompatibility of soldering materials. Committed to advancing dental prosthetics, he explores innovative techniques like additive manufacturing and nanoparticle incorporation for enhanced clinical outcomes.

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Education 📚

PhD Student (2021-2022) Topic: Topology optimization of the metallic denture base. MSc in Prosthodontics (2009) College of Dentistry, Mosul University. Thesis: “The effect of laser welding on the tensile strength and radiographic analysis of cobalt chromium repaired joints.” BDS (2002) College of Dentistry, Mosul University. Training Course at Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey (2009) Laboratory steps of construction of fixed dental prostheses.

Work Experience 💼

Assistant Lecturer (2009) Responsibilities: Clinical supervisor in the Department of Prosthodontics for 4th and 5th undergraduate students. Lecturer (2013) Responsibilities: Teaching dental materials for 2nd-stage undergraduate students. Clinical supervisor in the Department of Prosthodontics for 4th undergraduate students. Head of the Central Lab (2012-2014) College of Dentistry, Mosul University. Responsibilities: Supervised the construction of fixed and removable dental prostheses. Head of the Dental Educational Hospital (Dec. 2017 – July 2018) College of Dentistry, Mosul University. Responsibilities: Overseeing operations and administration of the dental educational hospital. Member of the Committee of Maxillofacial Restorations (2012-2014) Responsibilities: Contributed to decision-making and planning regarding maxillofacial restorations.

Field of Interest 🌟

  • Maxillofacial prostheses
  • Laser welding
  • Dental implants
  • Fixed partial dentures
  • Additive manufacturing

Publications Top Notes 📝

    • The role of internal architecture in producing high-strength 3D printed cobalt-chromium objects
      • Journal: The Journal of Advanced Prosthodontics
      • Year: 2024
      • DOI: 10.4047/jap.2024.16.2.91
      • Contributors: Abdullah Jasim Mohammed; Ahmed Asim Al-Ali
      • Abstract: This article likely explores the significance of internal architecture in creating high-strength 3D printed cobalt-chromium objects, contributing to advancements in prosthodontics and dental implantology.
    • Biocompatibility of Soldering Materials Used for Repair of Cobalt Chromium Joints
      • Contributors: Abdullah Mohammed
      • Abstract: This study examines the biocompatibility of soldering materials employed for repairing cobalt-chromium joints, aiming to ensure safety and efficacy in dental prosthetic repair procedures.
    • Degree of conversion of modified heat cured acrylic resin
      • Contributors: Abdullah Mohammed
      • Abstract: This article likely investigates the degree of conversion of modified heat-cured acrylic resin, which is essential for assessing the polymerization efficiency and mechanical properties of dental prosthetic materials.
    • Effect of Curing Method on the Color of Vinyl Addition Cured Silicon (Effect of processing temperature on the color parameters of maxillofacial silicon)
      • Contributors: Abdullah Mohammed
      • Abstract: This study likely examines the impact of curing methods on the color stability of vinyl addition-cured silicone used in maxillofacial prosthetics, providing insights into optimizing processing techniques for aesthetic outcomes.
    • Feeding Obturator: Indications, Types, and Benefits. A Literature Review
      • Contributors: Abdullah Mohammed
      • Abstract: This review article likely discusses the indications, types, and benefits of feeding obturators, which are specialized prosthetic devices used to aid in feeding for individuals with oral or maxillofacial defects.
    • The Effect of Adding Nanoparticles to Dental Porcelain on the Fracture Resistance and Bond Strength to Zirconia Core
      • Contributors: Abdullah Mohammed
      • Abstract: This study likely investigates the impact of incorporating nanoparticles into dental porcelain on fracture resistance and bond strength to zirconia cores, aiming to enhance the mechanical properties of dental restorations.
    • The Effect of Laser Welding on the Tensile Strength and Radiographic Analysis of Co-Cr Repaired Joints
      • Contributors: Abdullah Mohammed
      • Abstract: This article likely explores the effects of laser welding on the tensile strength and radiographic analysis of cobalt-chromium repaired joints, offering insights into the efficacy of laser welding techniques in dental prosthetic repair.
    • The Effect of Nanoparticles Addition on the Physical Properties of the Maxillofacial Silicone: A Literature Review
      • Contributors: Abdullah Mohammed
      • Abstract: This literature review likely summarizes the effects of nanoparticle addition on the physical properties of maxillofacial silicone, providing an overview of advancements in materials science for facial prosthetics.

 

RAJHANS MEENA | Additive Manufacturing | Best Scholar Award

Mr. ‌ RAJHANS MEENA | Thermodynamics | Best Scholar Award

Mr at Malaviya National Institute Of Technology Jaipur, India

Ph.D. candidate in Production Engineering at Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, with extensive hands-on experience in advanced mechanical machinery and additive manufacturing processes. Currently serving as technical staff in the Mechanical Engineering Department, specializing in CNC machines, 3D printing, and composite material properties. Recognized for strong communication and project management skills, with multiple accolades in academic, research, and sports domains. Proven ability to work collaboratively and manage technical projects effectively. Passionate about research, teaching, and continuous learning in engineering and technology.

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Objective 🎯

To utilize my technical skills and provide professional services by applying and honing my knowledge in a challenging and motivating work environment.

Experience 💼

Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur Tech1 update availablenical Staff Aug 2021 – Present Working in the Mechanical Engineering Department. Handling Advanced Mechanical Machinery including CNC Machines, 3D Printers, 3D Scanners, CMM, micro EDM, AFM, VMC, etc. Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation Intern Jun 2019 – Jul 2019 Gained hands-on experience with heavy machinery used in the maintenance and repair of roadways buses. Learned about braking systems, engine heads, steering mechanisms, etc. North Western Railway Carriage Workshop, Jodhpur Intern Jun 2017 – Jul 2017 Completed basic training on train bogies, coaches, braking systems, centralized AC systems. Visited various maintenance and repair shops including machine shop, paint shop, trim shop, dismantling shop, assembly shop, etc.

Education 🎓

Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – Pursuing Course Work CGPA: 9.29. Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur Master of Technology (M.Tech) in Production Engineering Final Grade: A MBM University, Jodhpur Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Mechanical Engineering Final Grade: A. SS Jain Subodh Sec. Sr. School, Jaipur XII-RBSE with PCM Percentage: 85.40% SS Jain Subodh Sec. Sr. School, Jaipur X – RBSE Percentage: 79.33% Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University, Kota Rajasthan State Certificate in Information Technology Percentage: 94%

Research Area 🔬

M.Tech Dissertation “Experimental Investigation on Abrasive Flow Finishing of FDM Printed Polymeric Spur Gear”. PhD Research Area Additive Manufacturing and Technologies, Advanced Manufacturing Processes, Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Composite Materials, Design and Development of Complex Geometries, Parametric impacts in Additive Manufacturing Processes, 3D Printing of Polymer Matrix Composites, Polymers, Standard Resins, and Study of their Mechanical Properties.

Technical Skills 🛠️

MS Office Tools: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Designing Softwares: AutoCAD, Fusion 360, Inventor, SolidWorks, Catia, 3D Printer Slicing Softwares: Simplify 3D, Kisslicer, Cura, Preform, Other Softwares: Exstar for 3D Scanning, Mendeley, Additive Manufacturing Tools, CNC Programming, Advanced Manufacturing Machines and Processes: AFM, FDM 3D Printer, SLA 3D Printer, Micro EDM, CNC Lathe and Milling Machines, Coordinate Measuring Machine, Mechanical Machinery: Shaper, Lathe, Milling, Drilling, Grinding, Slotter, Stir Casting, Profile Projector

General Skills 🌟

  • Communication and Time Management Skills
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Decision Making
  • Technical Documentation
  • Teaching Experience
  • Project Management
  • E-Governance
  • Research and Strategy
  • Training and Development
  • Organization Development

Achievements & Awards 🏆

Qualified GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) – 2020, 2021, Rajasthan Pre Engineering Test/ Rajasthan Engineering Admission Process Merit Rank – 94, CBSE Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE Mains) Rank – 751, Received “Talent and Service Award” from Human Development Services Committee, Indian Culture Knowledge Examination – Secured 2nd Position at District Level, University-level Badminton Player – Winner in multiple sports events, NCC ‘AIR WING’ – Certificate “A”, Selected in MNIT Jaipur Cricket Team for All India Inter NIT Cricket Tournament – 2022 (Bronze Medal Winner), Various accolades during “Hindi Week” including positions in Science and Technology Competitions, Essay Writing, General Knowledge, and Awareness, 100% Attendance Award in Schooling (9th-12th Class), Selected in numerous Government Competitive Exams/Jobs including DFCCIL Executive (OP & BD), NTPC, Assistant Commandant (Coast Guard), Marine Engineer in Merchant Navy, Selected in MNIT Jaipur Badminton Team for “All India Inter NIT Tournament – 2023”, Winner in “Canvas Painting Competition” during Vigilance Awareness Week – 2023

Extra-Curricular Activities 🏅

  • Coordinator of various sports events held in college
  • Participant in numerous training programs on advanced machines
  • Participant in IP Awareness/ Training Program under National Intellectual Property Awareness Mission
  • Participant in TEQIP III sponsored National Webinar on “Mathematical Modelling of Engineering Systems”
  • Participant in ‘Har Ghar Tiranga Campaign’ and ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’
  • Participant in “Combined Annual Training Camp” NCC Air Wing

 

Personal Interests and Hobbies 🎨

  • Cricket
  • Badminton
  • Movies
  • Agriculture and Farming
  • Research
  • General Awareness

Publications Top Notes 📝

  1. Influence of Fly Ash on Thermo-Mechanical and Mechanical Behavior of Injection Molded Polypropylene Matrix Composites
    • Journal: Chemosphere
    • Publication Date: September 22, 2023
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2023.140225
    • ISSN: 0045-6535
    • Contributors: Rajhans Meena, Abdul Wahab Hashmi, Shadab Ahmad, Faiz Iqbal, Hargovind Soni, Anoj Meena, Abdullah A. Al-Kahtani, Bidhan Pandit, Hesam Kamyab, Himanshu Payal, et al.

     

  2. Influence of Alumina Powder (Al2O3) on Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Injection Molded Polyoxymethylene Composites
    • Journal: Materials Today: Proceedings
    • Publication Date: May 2023
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.matpr.2023.05.174
    • Contributors: Rajhans Meena, Harlal Singh Mali, Arvind Meena, P.N. Sharma, Pradeep Kumar, Kailash Choudhary

 

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‌Arash Pakravesh | Thermodynamics | Best Researcher Award

Dr. ‌Arash Pakravesh | Thermodynamics | Best Researcher Award

Dr at Bu-Ali Sina university, Iran

Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology, specializing in graphene oxide-supported nanocomposites for pollutant degradation. Currently an Instructor at the University of Minnesota, previously an Assistant Adjunct Professor at UCLA. Extensive teaching experience in mathematics and programming. Recognized with multiple awards, including the Devbhumi Education Excellence Award 2023. Leading research projects in nanozyme synthesis and environmental remediation. Strong skills in heterogeneous catalysis and catalyst characterization, with a proven ability to work in teams and communicate effectively.

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🎓 Education

Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Engineering East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China September 2015 — July 2019
Research Work: Synthesis of graphene oxide-supported heterogeneous nanocomposites for degradation of chlorinated hydrocarbons.M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan September 2010 — December 2013 Research Work: Prediction of oil extraction and yield from pyrolysis of rice bran using Response Surface Methodology (RSM)B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering
University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan August 2005 — September 2009

 

🧑‍🏫 Working & Teaching Experience

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Instructor Aug 2022 – Present Math 2243: Linear Algebra and Differential Equations (Spring 2024, Spring 2023)University of California, Los Angeles, CA Assistant Adjunct Professor Jun 2022 – Aug 2022 Taught introductory programming course in C++ (PIC 10A) Teaching Assistant Aug 2017 – Jun 2021 Courses: PIC 10ABC (C++ programming), PIC 16 (Python with Applications), Math 164 (Fundamentals of optimization), Math 151B (Applied numerical methods) Mentor, Directed Reading Program (DRP) Jan 2021 – Mar 2022Mentored undergraduate students on projects: Unsupervised learning of image segmentation, Generative Adversarial Networks, Applications of mean field games in finance University of California, Los Angeles, CA Research Assistant Aug 2017 – Aug 2022Developed algorithms for Wasserstein distance, fast gradient flows solutions, and mean-field control models George Mason University, Fairfax, VA Research Assistant May 2017 – May 2018Developed deep learning methods for classification tasks Cheiron, Inc., Washington D.C. Actuary Feb 2015 – Sep 2016Actuarial pricing and projection models, actuarial valuation reports

🎖️ Achievements

Devbhumi Education Excellence Award 2023 Awarded By: Chief Minister Uttarakhand, Mr. Pushkar Singh Dhami Date: 27 November 2023 Young Alumni Award in Engineering 2024 Awarded By: Technical Education Minister Uttarakhand, Mr. Subodh Uniyal Date: 27 January 2024 Award for Excellence In Research 2024 Awarded By: EET CRS 7 Continents R&D Awards Date: 10 March 2024

🔬 Ongoing Projects

Foreign Expert Introduction Plan of Henan Province Project: Key technologies and applications of novel nanozyme synthesis in the biomedical industry Role: Foreign Expert Contributor Duration: 2023-2024 Henan Province Postdoctoral Startup Fund Project: Synthesis of Fe-bimetallic Nanocomposite for Degradation of Environmental Contaminants Role: Principal Investigator Duration: 2021-2022 Henan University Post-Doctoral Startup Research Fund Project: Fe-bimetallic Nanocomposite for Environmental Remediation Role: Principal Investigator Duration: 2020-2021

💼 General Skills

    • Ability to Work in a Team
    • Strong Communication Skills
    • Heterogeneous Catalysis
    • Catalyst Characterization

Publications Top Notes 📝

  1. PρT Parameterization of SAFT Equation of State: Developing a New Parameterization Method for Equations of State
    • Authors: A. Pakravesh, F. Zarei, H. Zarei
    • Journal: Fluid Phase Equilibria
    • Year: 2021

 

  1. Prediction of Joule–Thomson Coefficients and Inversion Curves of Natural Gas by Various Equations of State
    • Authors: A. Pakravesh, H. Zarei
    • Journal: Cryogenics
    • Year: 2021

 

  1. High-Pressure Densities of 2-(dimethylamino) Ethanol and 2-(diethylamino) Ethanol: Measurement and Modeling with New Modified Tait and PC-SAFT Equations of State
    • Authors: Z. Mokhtari, A. Pakravesh, H. Zarei
    • Journal: Fluid Phase Equilibria
    • Year: 2023

 

  1. On the Effect of the Hard-Sphere Term on the Statistical Associating Fluid Theory Equation of State
    • Authors: A. Pakravesh, H. Zarei
    • Journal: Physical Chemistry Research
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Prediction of the Joule–Thomson Inversion Curves for Natural Gas Mixtures by SAFT and PC-SAFT Equations of State
    • Authors: A. Pakravesh, H. Zarei
    • Year: 2016

 

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Wonjun Lee| Applied Mathematics | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Wonjun Lee | Applied Mathematics | Best Researcher Award

Dr at University of Minnesota,  United States

Driven by a passion for mathematical analysis and machine learning, I specialize in developing partial differential equations (PDE)-based algorithms to tackle high-dimensional machine learning challenges. With a Ph.D. in Mathematics from UCLA and a background in applied mathematics, I’ve honed my expertise in optimal transport, gradient flows, and mean field games. Currently, as an IMA-NIST Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Minnesota, I collaborate on machine learning projects with esteemed professors. My research, teaching, and work experiences underscore my commitment to advancing mathematical theory and its applications in cutting-edge technologies.

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Research Interests 🧠

My research focuses on developing partial differential equations (PDE)-based algorithms to solve high-dimensional machine learning problems and analyze the theoretical properties of the algorithms. My interests include machine learning, generative modeling, optimal transport, gradient flows, and mean field games.

Academic Positions 🎓

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN IMA-NIST Postdoctoral Fellow | Aug 2022 – Present Joint NIST-IMA Postdoctoral Fellowship in Analysis of Machine Learning at the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) in the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota (UMN). Working on machine learning projects with Prof. Jeff Calder, Prof. Gilad Lerman, and Prof. Li Wang. University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Assistant Adjunct Professor | Jun 2022 – Aug 2022 Taught introductory programming course in C++ (PIC 10A) as the main instructor.

Education 📚

University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Ph.D. in Mathematics | Sep 2017 – Jun 2022, Advisor: Professor Stanley Osher. Thesis: Algorithms For Optimal Transport And Their Applications To PDEs. George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia B.S. in Mathematics | May 2015 Concentration in Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics GPA: 3.84/4.0 magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa.

Honors and Awards 🏅

2022: Rising Star in Data Science from the University of Chicago. PROFILE LINK, 2021: UCLA Dissertation Year Fellowship ($20,000), 2014: Outstanding Presentation Award at the Joint Mathematical Meetings, Baltimore, MD.

Teaching Experience 📚

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Instructor | Aug 2022 – Present Spring 2024: Math 2243 – Linear Algebra and Differential Equations Spring 2023: Math 2243 – Linear Algebra and Differential Equations University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Teaching Assistant | Aug 2017 – Jun 2021 PIC 10ABC: Intro, intermediate, advanced C++ programming. PIC 16: Python with Applications – Python modules such as PyQt, SciPy, Pandas, and NLTK. Math 164: Fundamentals of optimization. Linear / nonlinear programming. Math 151B: Applied numerical methods with analysis of algorithms and computer implementations. Mentor from Directed Reading Program (DRP) | Jan 2021 – Mar 2022 Mentoring undergraduate students for the quarter-long independent study project in math. Topics: Unsupervised learning of image segmentation, Generative Adversarial Networks, Applications of mean field games in finance.

Work Experience 💼

University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Research Assistant | Aug 2017 – Aug 2022Developed a new algorithm to compute the Wasserstein distance between large point clouds. Applications in machine learning models such as generative adversarial networks (GAN). (PyTorch, C++)Developed a fast and accurate algorithm that computes the solution of the Wasserstein gradient flows on 2D or 3D grids. (C++)Developed a new mean-field control model in controlling the propagation of epidemics in response to COVID pandemic. (C++)Studied Regularity theory for minimizers of polyconvex functionals related to incompressible / compressible Navier-Stokes equations under Prof. Wilfrid Gangbo and Prof. Matt Jacobs.George Mason University, Fairfax, VA Research Assistant | May 2017 – May 2018Developed deep learning methods using SVD and diffusion map for classification tasks. (Tensorflow)Cheiron, Inc., Washington D.C. Actuary | Feb 2015 – Sep 2016Evaluated the likelihood of undesirable events using actuarial pricing and projection models. Worked on actuarial valuation reports for public, single-employer, and multi-employer plans.

Skills 💻

Programming: C/C++, Python, Matlab Language: English, Korean

Publications Top Notes 📝

  1. Title: Controlling propagation of epidemics via mean-field control
    • Authors: W. Lee, S. Liu, H. Tembine, W. Li, S. Osher
    • Journal: SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics
    • Volume: 81
    • Issue: 1
    • Pages: 190-207
    • Number of Citations: 79
    • Year: 2021

 

  1. Title: Mean field control problems for vaccine distribution
    • Authors: W. Lee, S. Liu, W. Li, S. Osher
    • Journal: Research in the Mathematical Sciences
    • Volume: 9
    • Issue: 3
    • Pages: 51
    • Number of Citations: 28
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Title: Generalized unnormalized optimal transport and its fast algorithms
    • Authors: W. Lee, R. Lai, W. Li, S. Osher
    • Journal: Journal of Computational Physics
    • Volume: 436
    • Pages: 110041
    • Number of Citations: 23
    • Year: 2021

 

  1. Title: Computational mean-field information dynamics associated with reaction-diffusion equations
    • Authors: W. Li, W. Lee, S. Osher
    • Journal: Journal of Computational Physics
    • Volume: 466
    • Pages: 111409
    • Number of Citations: 16
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Title: Energy-efficient velocity control for massive numbers of UAVs: A mean field game approach
    • Authors: H. Gao, W. Lee, Y. Kang, W. Li, Z. Han, S. Osher, H.V. Poor
    • Journal: IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
    • Volume: 71
    • Issue: 6
    • Pages: 6266-6278
    • Number of Citations: 16
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Title: Weakly-supervised convolutional neural networks for vessel segmentation in cerebral angiography
    • Authors: A. Vepa, A. Choi, N. Nakhaei, W. Lee, N. Stier, A. Vu, G. Jenkins, X. Yang, …
    • Conference: Proceedings of the IEEE/CVF Winter Conference on Applications of Computer …
    • Pages: 11
    • Number of Citations: 11
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Title: The back-and-forth method for Wasserstein gradient flows
    • Authors: M. Jacobs, W. Lee, F. Léger
    • Journal: ESAIM: Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations
    • Volume: 27
    • Pages: 28
    • Number of Citations: 11
    • Year: 2021

 

  1. Title: Energy-efficient velocity control for massive numbers of rotary-wing UAVs: A mean field game approach
    • Authors: H. Gao, W. Lee, W. Li, Z. Han, S. Osher, H.V. Poor
    • Conference: GLOBECOM 2020-2020 IEEE Global Communications Conference
    • Pages: 1-6
    • Number of Citations: 11
    • Year: 2020

 

  1. Title: Tropical optimal transport and Wasserstein distances
    • Authors: W. Lee, W. Li, B. Lin, A. Monod
    • Journal: Information Geometry
    • Volume: 5
    • Issue: 1
    • Pages: 247-287
    • Number of Citations: 9
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Title: Random features for high-dimensional nonlocal mean-field games
    • Authors: S. Agrawal, W. Lee, S.W. Fung, L. Nurbekyan
    • Journal: Journal of Computational Physics
    • Volume: 459
    • Pages: 111136
    • Number of Citations: 7
    • Year: 2022

 

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Usman Farooq | Heterogeneous Catalysis | Best Researcher Award

Mr. Usman Farooq | Heterogeneous Catalysis | Best Researcher Award

Dr at Henan University, China

A dedicated professional with extensive experience in research and academia, seeking opportunities to utilize expertise and continue learning in advanced technologies. Dr. Farooq holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology and has served as a postdoctoral scholar at Henan University. With hands-on experience in analytical techniques for heterogeneous catalysts, he has authored several notable research papers in reputable scientific journals.

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Education 📚

Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China. (September 2015 — July 2019), M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan. (September 2010 — December 2013), B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan. (August 2005 — September 2009)

Employment History 💼

Postdoctoral at School of Chemistry and Molecular Sciences, Henan University, Kaifeng, China. (December 2019 — Present), Projects focused on synthesis of heterogeneous supported nanocomposites and transport of antibiotics through porous media., Lecturer at Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Gujrat, Pakistan. (November 2009 — August 2015), Taught undergraduate and master courses, conducted experiments, and supervised final year projects.

Personal Details ℹ️

  • Phone: +86-18321658693
  • Email: usmanfarooq@henu.edu.cn
  • Date of Birth: October 10, 1986
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • Marital Status: Married
  • WeChat ID: usman-henu

Skills 💡

  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • Catalyst Characterization
  • Languages: English, Chinese, Urdu

Projects/Achievements 🏅

Received awards and recognition for outstanding contributions, including postdoctoral startup funds and excellent postdoctoral award., Active involvement in various research projects related to environmental remediation and pollution treatment., Recognized as an Outstanding International Graduate of East China University of Science and Technology.

Courses Taught (international) 📖

Introduction to Marine Science / Water Resource Engineering, Miami College of Henan University, Kaifeng, China. General Chemistry/ Physics, Zhejiang University of Technology International Summer School, China. Calculus I/Calculus II, Zhejiang University of Technology International Summer School, China.

Publications Top Notes 📝

  1. Title: Heightening effects of cysteine on degradation of trichloroethylene in Fe3+/SPC process
    • Authors: U. Farooq, F. Wang, J. Shang, M. Zeeshan Shahid, W. Akram, X. Wang
    • Journal: Chemical Engineering Journal (SCI 一区)
    • Year: 2023
    • Volume: 454
    • Page: 139996
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2022.139996
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: How do CuO sheets (shCuO) enable efficient chlorinated hydrocarbon removal?
    • Authors: U. Farooq, F. Wang, M.M.A. Aslam, X. Wang
    • Journal: Journal of Water Process Engineering (SCI 二区)
    • Year: 2022
    • Volume: 50
    • Page: 103204
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.jwpe.2022.103204
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: Study the activation mechanism of peroxymonosulfate in iron copper systems for trichloroethane degradation
    • Authors: U. Farooq, F. Wang, M.K. Shahzad, K.C. Carroll, S. Lyu, X. Wang
    • Journal: Chemical Engineering Journal Advances
    • Year: 2022
    • Volume: 11
    • Page: 100343
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.ceja.2022.100343
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: Role of Cysteine in Enhanced Degradation of Trichloroethane under Ferrous Percarbonate System
    • Authors: U. Farooq, M. Sajid, A. Shan, X. Wang, S. Lyu
    • Journal: Chemical Engineering Journal (SCI 一区)
    • Year: 2021
    • Volume: 423
    • Page: 130221
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2021.130221
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: A recyclable polydopamine-functionalized reduced graphene oxide/Fe nanocomposite (PDA@Fe/rGO) for the enhanced degradation of 1,1,1-trichloroethane
    • Authors: U. Farooq, J. Zhuang, X. Wang, S. Lyu
    • Journal: Chemical Engineering Journal (SCI 一区)
    • Year: 2021
    • Volume: 403
    • Page: 126405
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2020.126405
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: Graphene oxide supported magnetic nanocomposite (Fe3O4/rGO); an effective source for oxidative degradation
    • Authors: U. Farooq, J. Zhuang, F. Wang, J. Chen, X.Wang
    • Journal: Chemical Research 化学研究河南大学
    • Year: 2020
    • Pages: 1008–1011
    • DOI: 10.14002/j.hxya.2020.06.008
    • Citations: Not provided
  2. Title: The impact of surface properties and dominant ions on the effectiveness of G-nZVI heterogeneous catalyst for environmental remediation
    • Authors: U. Farooq, M. Danish, S. Lyu, M.L.M.L. Brusseau, M. Gu, W.Q. Zaman, Z. Qiu, Q. Sui
    • Journal: Science of The Total Environment (SCI 一区)
    • Year: 2019
    • Volume: 651
    • Pages: 1182–1188
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.09.148
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: A step forward towards synthesizing a stable and regeneratable nanocomposite for remediation of trichloroethene
    • Authors: U. Farooq, M. Danish, S. Lu, M. Naqvi, Z. Qiu, Q. Sui
    • Journal: Chemical Engineering Journal (SCI 一区)
    • Year: 2018
    • Volume: 347
    • Pages: 660–668
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2018.04.120
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: Efficient transformation in characteristics of cations supported-reduced graphene oxide nanocomposites for the destruction of trichloroethane
    • Authors: U. Farooq, M. Danish, S. Lu, M. Naqvi, X. Fu, X. Zhang, Q. Sui, Z. Qiu
    • Journal: Applied Catalysis A-General (SCI 二区)
    • Year: 2017
    • Volume: 544
    • Pages: 10–20
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2017.07.007
    • Citations: Not provided

 

  1. Title: Synthesis of nZVI@reduced graphene oxide: an efficient catalyst for degradation of 1,1,1-trichloroethane (TCA) in percarbonate system
    • Authors: U. Farooq, M. Danish, S. Lu, M. Naqvi, X. Gu, X. Fu, X. Zhang, M. Nasir
    • Journal: Research on Chemical Intermediates (SCI 三区)
    • Year: 2017

 

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Lalit Mohan Joshi | Cloud Computing | Young Scientist Award

Mr. Lalit Mohan Joshi | Cloud Computing |Young Scientist Award

Mr at  APJ AKIT Tanakpur, India

Dedicated to advancing knowledge in Computer Science & Engineering, I hold an ongoing Ph.D. from Bipin Tripathi Kumaon Institute of Technology, alongside a Post Graduate Diploma in Cyber Law and an M.Tech in Computer Science. With industrial training at prestigious firms like HCL INFOSYSTEMS LIMITED and BHARAT HEAVY ELECTRICALS LIMITED, I bring practical insights to academia. My projects span diverse domains from Library Management to Cloud Computing. As an Assistant Professor, I contribute to nurturing future tech talents. Recognized with awards like the Devbhumi Education Excellence Award, I am committed to excellence in research and education. 🎓🌟

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🎓 Education

Ph.D. (ongoing) from Bipin Tripathi Kumaon Institute of Technology, Dwarahat, Almora, Affiliated to Veer Madho Singh Bhandari Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun. Post Graduate Diploma in Cyber Law from Uttarakhand Open University, Haldwani, Uttarakhand in 2016. M.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering from Bipin Tripathi Kumaon Institute of Technology, Dwarahat, Almora, Affiliated to Veer Madho Singh Bhandari Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun in 2015. B.Tech in Information Technology from Dev Bhoomi Institute of Technology Dehradun, Affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun in 2013. Intermediate from Green Wood Public School Sitarganj, U.S. Nagar, Uttarakhand (CBSE Board) in 2009. High School from Saraswati Vidhya Mandir Sitarganj, U.S. Nagar, Uttarakhand. (U.K. Board) in 2006.

👩‍🔬Industrial Training:

HCL INFOSYSTEMS LIMITED, RUDRAPUR as a trainee Engineer (10-06-2011 to 10-07-2011), SAP-ABAP HIGH TECHNOLOGIES SOLUTIONS, DEHRADUN as a trainee Engineer (Sep 2011 to March 2012), BHARAT HEAVY ELECTRICALS LIMITED HARIDWAR as a trainee Engineer (18-06-2012 to 17-07-2012)

📊Projects:

  • Library Management
  • College Management
  • Hypervisor Forensic in Cloud Computing
  • Design and Analysis of Internet Cloud and WPAN based Waste Management System for Smart City

Workshops/Seminars/Conferences/Training Programs/Schools/Symposiums Attended/Participated:

Participated Four Days International Workshop on “MATHEMATICAL MODELING AND RELATED OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES” during 14th – 17th December 2009 at University of Delhi, Delhi. 📊 Participated Three Days 6th International Conference on “QUALITY, RELIABLITY, INFOCOM TECHNOLOGY AND INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT” during 26th – 28th November 2012 at University of Delhi, Delhi, India. 📈 Participated Two Days 2nd IEEE ICACCE International Conference on “ADVANCES IN COMPUTING AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING” during 1st -2nd May 2015 at Tula’s Institute Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. 💻

Working Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering Department at Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Institute of Technology Tanakpur, Campus Institute of Veer Madho Singh Bhandari Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun, Since May 2023.

🏆 Awards:

Devbhumi Education Excellence Award 2023 Awarded By: Chief Minister Uttarakhand, Mr. Pushkar Singh Dhami Date: 27 November 2023 Young Alumni Award in Engineering 2024 Awarded By: Technical Education Minister Uttarakhand, Mr. Subodh Uniyal Date: 27 January 2024 Award for Excellence In Research Awarded By: EET CRS 7 Continents R&D Awards-24 Hyderabad Date: 10 March 2024

Publications Top Notes 📝

 

Article 1:

  • Title: Real-time monitoring of solid waste with customized hardware and Internet of Things
  • Authors: Joshi, L.M., Bharti, R.K., Singh, R., Malik, P.K.
  • Journal: Computers and Electrical Engineering
  • Year: 2022
  • Volume: 102
  • Page: 108262
  • Citations: 7

 

Article 2:

  • Title: Internet of things and machine learning-based approaches in urban solid waste management: Trends, challenges, and future directions
  • Authors: Joshi, L.M., Bharti, R.K., Singh, R.
  • Journal: Expert Systems
  • Year: 2022
  • Volume: 39
  • Issue: 5
  • Page: e12865
  • Citations: 9

 

Conference Paper 1:

  • Title: Role of various technology with the assessment of garbage management system in smart city
  • Authors: Joshi, L.M., Bharti, R., Singh, R.
  • Conference: Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Engineering and Management, ICIEM 2022
  • Year: 2022
  • Pages: 616–623
  • Citations: 0

 

Conference Paper 2:

  • Title: Cybersecurity issue and online information source
  • Authors: Joshi, L.M., Bharti, R.
  • Book: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
  • Year: 2018
  • Volume: 624
  • Pages: 1707–1718
  • Citations: 0

 

Article 3:

  • Title: A research paper on cell phone technology
  • Author: Joshi, L.M.
  • Journal: International Journal of Grid and Distributed Computing
  • Year: 2016
  • Volume: 9
  • Issue: 10
  • Pages: 331–346
  • Citations: 0

 

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Thi Mong Diep Nguyen | Molecular Biology | Best Researcher Award

Assoc Prof Dr. Omvir Singh| Molecular Biology | Best Researcher Award

🔬🧬 Holding a Doctor of Science in Life Science (Cell Biotechnology) from the University of Tours, France, I’ve delved into diverse realms including cell biology, microbiology, and animal reproduction. As a Visiting Professor at the University of François-Rabelais and an Associate Professor at Quy Nhon University, I’ve led research projects exploring avian reproductive biotechnologies and the impact of AMPK protein kinase on male gonad functions. My contributions to grants investigating hCG glycoforms and fertility treatments showcase my dedication to advancing scientific understanding. 🌱👨‍🔬

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Training Background:

University of Tours, France Years: 4/2022 Major/ Specialty: Life Science (Cell biotechnology) Academic Degree: Doctor of Science University of François-Rabelais, Tours, France Years: 1/2020 – 3/2020 Major/ Specialty: Biotechnology Role: Visiting Professor Quy Nhon University Year: 1/2020 Major/ Specialty: Biotechnology Role: Associate Professor INRA _Institut national de la recherche agronomique (Nouzilly), France Years: 10/2018 – 2/2019, 11/2016 – 04/2017 Major/ Specialty: Animal Cell Biotechnology + Immunology + Gonadotropins Role: Postdoctoral Researcher François-Rabelais University, France Years: 11/2011 – 10/2015 Major/ Specialty: Life Science (Cell biotechnology) Academic Degree: Ph.D Quy Nhon University Years: 9/2005 – 6/2008 Major/ Specialty: Biology Academic Degree: Master Quy Nhon University Years: 9/2001 – 9/2005 Major/ Specialty: Biology Academic Degree: Bachelor

 

🔍Research Projects (Last 5 Years):

CRYOBIRD – Development of avian reproductive biotechnologies for the management of genetic diversity Years: 10/2010 – 10/2014 Funding Institution: France Role: Participant. Study on pathogenic microorganisms in Arachis Hypogaea L. in ecological condition of Hoai An district, Binh Dinh province Year: 2016 – 2017 Funding Institution: Quy Nhon University Role: Chairman Impact of AMPK protein kinase on male gonad and spermatozoa functions Years: 2018 – 2019 Funding Institution: Quy Nhon University Role: Chairman Characterization of new hCG glycoforms for implantation and early pregnancy diagnostic Years: 2017 – 2020 Funding Institution: France Role: Participant Investigation on the role of 5’-AMP activated protein kinase (AMPK) in adenylate cyclase gene expression using pharmacologicals activators and human Luteinizing Hormone (hLH) or Forskolin stimulators in Leydig MLTC-1 cells Years: 2018 – 2020 Funding Institution: NAFOSTED Role: Chairman Production of single-chain gonadotropins for fertility treatments Years: 2020 – 2023 Funding Institution: VINIF Role: Chairman

Publications Top Notes 📝

  1. Highly-Sensitive In Vitro Bioassays for FSH, TSH, PTH, Kp, and OT in Addition to LH in Mouse Leydig Tumor Cell
    • Authors: Klett, D., Pellissier, L., Lomet, D., Jean-Alphonse, F., Combarnous, Y.
    • Year: 2023

 

  1. Undissociable chemically cross-linked and single-chain gonadotropins
    • Authors: Nguyen, T.M.D., Klett, D., Combarnous, Y.
    • Year: 2023

 

  1. Impact of microwave synthesis time on the shape of silver nanostructures and their antibacterial activity
    • Authors: Hoang, N.H., Nguyen, V.N., Nguyen, T.T., Nguyen, T.M.D.
    • Year: 2023

 

  1. Natural and recombinant equine chorionic gonadotropins past and future in animal reproductive technology
    • Authors: Thach, D.T., Cuong, B.K., Van Tong, H., Combarnous, Y., Nguyen, T.M.D.
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Effect of fluoxetine on cyclic adenosine monophosphate response to follicle-stimulating hormone in HEK cells
    • Authors: Nguyen, T.T., Nguyen, T.M.D.
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Membrane Hormone Receptors and Their Signaling Pathways as Targets for Endocrine Disruptors
    • Authors: Combarnous, Y., Nguyen, T.M.D.
    • Year: 2022

 

  1. Roles of Soluble Adenylyl Cyclase in cAMP Synthesis in Animal Cells
    • Author: Nguyen, T.M.D.
    • Year: 2022

 

Mostafa Keshtkar | Ecosystem services | Young Scientist Award

 Dr. Mostafa Keshtkar| Ecosystem services | Young Scientist Award

🌱 With a solid academic background in Environmental Science and Engineering, culminating in a Ph.D. focused on spatial planning and ecosystem services, I have developed expertise in strategic environmental assessment and sustainable land use planning. My research contributions, showcased in reputable journals, demonstrate a keen interest in addressing pressing environmental challenges such as urban growth impacts, land use change effects on soil retention, and air pollution dynamics, particularly in the context of Iran. My professional journey spans roles as an Environmental Expert in government ministries, spatial planning consultancy, academic research, and entrepreneurial endeavors, reflecting a commitment to advancing environmental sustainability through interdisciplinary approaches and innovative solutions. 🌍

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🎓Academic Education and Training:

Elementary School (1999-2004), Marvdasht, Fars, Iran, Secondary School (2004-2007), Marvdasht, Fars, Iran High school (2007-2011), Marvdasht, Fars, Iran. B. Sc. of Environment Science and Engineering (2011 to 2015) – Shiraz University, Fars, Iran. M. Sc. of Environment Planning (2015-2018 July) – Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran. Master thesis entitled: Land Sustainable Planning Based on Strategic Assessment of Ecosystem Services (Case Study: Zagros Biom’s in Iran) Supervisors: Dr Shahindokht Barghjelveh, Dr. Naghmeh Mobarghaei. Ph.D of Environment Science and Engineering – spatial Planning (2023) Ph.D dissertation entitles: Using the Ecosystem Services Nexus(ESsN) approach in strategic spatial planning in national scale (Case study: Iran) Supervisors and Advisor: Dr Naghmeh Mobarghaei, Dr. Romina Sayahnia and Dr. Zahra Asadolahi

👩‍🎓Working Experiences:

Environmental Expert, Iran Ministry of Energy, Tehran, Iran (2023 – now). Spatial Planning and Environment-specific Expert, Development and Foresight Research Center, Tehran, Iran (2019-2023). Research Assistant and Teacher Assistant in Environmental Sciences Research Institute Shahid .Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran (2015- now). Expert Environmental Assessment, Ab Gostaran Mihan, Tehran, Iran (2018-2019). CEO of Iedepardazan Sabz Takhtejamshid Company, Marvdasht, Fars, Iran (2013-2015).

Patent:

  • Fermenter system optimized for production of compost tea (liquid fertilizer and pesticides)
  • A novel intelligent gray water extraction system.

Publications Top Notes 📝

  1. Title: Landscape ecological security response to urban growth in Southern Zagros biome, Iran
    • Journal: Ecological Indicators, 2023, 154, 110577
    • Abstract: This article discusses the landscape ecological security response to urban growth in the Southern Zagros biome in Iran.

 

  1. Title: Impact of Land Use/Land Cover Change on Soil Retention Service: A Case of Agricultural-Urbanized Landscape in Northern Iran
    • Journal: Journal of Landscape Ecology (Czech Republic), 2022, 15(2), pp. 34–58
    • Abstract: This article examines the impact of land use/land cover change on soil retention service, focusing on an agricultural-urbanized landscape in Northern Iran.

 

  1. Title: Analysis of changes in air pollution quality and impact of COVID-19 on environmental health in Iran: application of interpolation models and spatial autocorrelation
    • Journal: Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2022, 29(25), pp. 38505–38526
    • Abstract: This article analyzes changes in air pollution quality and the impact of COVID-19 on environmental health in Iran, applying interpolation models and spatial autocorrelation.

 

  1. Title: Site selection of a waste incineration plant using integrated fuzzy-ANP and weighted sum-ANP in Qazvin Province, Iran
    • Journal: International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, 2020, 25(3), pp. 381–394
    • Abstract: This article discusses the site selection of a waste incineration plant in Qazvin Province, Iran, using integrated fuzzy-ANP and weighted sum-ANP methods.

Omvir Singh | Sustainable Biomass Upgradation |Young Scientist Award

 Dr. Omvir Singh| Sustainable Biomass Upgradation | Young Scientist Award

This professional holds a Ph.D. in Biomass Upgradation and has expertise in heterogeneous catalysis. With a research focus on converting unconventional feedstocks into valuable chemicals, they have contributed significantly to the field of renewable energy and sustainability. Their experience includes positions such as Assistant Professor, Post-doctoral Fellow, and Senior Research Fellow, where they worked on projects related to biomass upgradation, waste plastic valorization, and CO2 hydrogenation. They have received prestigious awards and honors, including the BRICS Young Scientist fellowship and INSPIRE fellowship. Proficient in various computer software and research techniques, their research interests encompass nanomaterial synthesis, biomass conversion, and selective oxidation.

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🎓Educational Qualifications

Ph.D. in Biomass Upgradation, Heterogeneous CatalysisAcademy of Scientific & Innovative Research (AcSIR), Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP-CSIR), Dehradun, India, 2022Thesis title: “Production of Aromatics Hydrocarbons by Catalytic Upgradation of Unconventional Feedstocks” PhD supervisor: Dr. Bipul Sarkar/Dr. Suman Lata Jain. Master of Science (Organic Chemistry) SLIET Deemed University Punjab, India, 2017. Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) Ramjas College, University of Delhi, India, 2015

📚Professional Qualification

Assistant Professor (Sept 2023-present)Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Amethi, IndiaResearch focus:Tree-borne oil into valuable chemicals (olefin and aromatics)Biomass Upgradation into valuable chemicals Waste Plastic ValorizationUnconventional feedstock into useful chemicals and fuelsLow-temperature CO2 Hydrogenation into valuable chemicalsPost-doctoral Fellow (PDF) (June 2023 – Sep 2023)International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research Centre, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, JapanResearch focus:Low-temperature CO2 Hydrogenation into methanol and value-added chemicalsInvestigation of the structural design, development, and application of unconventional nanomaterials for heterogeneous catalysisPost-doctoral Fellow (PDF) (July 2022-June 2023)Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, IndiaResearch focus:Conversion of CO2 Hydrogenation into value-added chemicalsInvestigation of unconventional nanomaterials for heterogeneous catalysisSenior Research Fellow (Doctoral Student) (August 2019-September 2022)Catalytic Depolymerisation Area, Catalyst Conversion Division, CSIR- Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun, IndiaResearch focus:Development of catalyst and process for the catalytic upgradation of biomass-derived unconventional feedstockUpgradation of raw lignocellulose biomass to synthesis value-added chemicalsConversion of CO2 into value-added chemicalsOxidative valorization of Glycerol into acrylic acid and acroleinHydro-desulfurization of Light Coker gas oil (LCGO) and Light cycle oil (LCO)Junior Research Fellow (Doctoral Student) (August 2017-July 2019)Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP), Dehradun, IndiaResearch focus:Synthesis & characterization of zeolites, heterogeneous catalysts, carbon material, Metal supported zeolite catalyst, MOF (metalorganic framework), Composite materialEvaluation of catalysts in the fixed-bed downflow continuous reactor and product analysis

🏆Awards & Honours

  • BRICS Young Scientist fellow conducted by China, August 29-September 1, 2022
  • Recipient of INSPIRE fellowship by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India for PhD in 2017
  • Recipient of INSPIRE scholarship by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India since 2012
  • ACS membership
  • School topper in Secondary Education, India, 2010

💻Computer Skills

OS: Windows, Macintosh, Linux, Software: MS Office, Peak fit, Chemdraw, MDI Jade 6, Chem Office, Origin 9.5, Endnote, CASA

🔬Research Techniques

Hands-on experience with Rigaku Gingerflex & Bruker D8 advance X-ray Diffractometer, FEI Quanta SEM, Micromeritics Auto Chem II, HP-Mass Spectrometer, Shimadzu UV-DRS, Agilent/Bruker online or offline GC & RGA, Fixed bed tubular reactors, PARR High-pressure batch reactors, Microreactors, and bench-scale HTHP reactors. Characterization techniques: X-ray Diffraction, FE-SEM, HR-TEM, Raman, In-situ UV DRS, X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, FT-IR, BET surface area, pore size distribution, TPR, TPO, TPD, metal dispersion, ICP-AES, TGA-DTA, XANIS, EXAFS

🔍Research Interests

Shape-selective behavior of nanomaterial, Controlled synthesis of nanomaterials, Conversion of Biomass into value-added chemicals CO2 activation, Conversion of non-edible seed oil/used cooking oil to value-added chemicals, Selective oxidation and hydrogenations 2D & 2D porous materials, In-situ characterization of catalyst by IR, XPS, EXAFS etc.

Publications Top Notes 📝

Advantages and Limitations of Catalytic Oxidation with Hydrogen Peroxide: From Bulk Chemicals to Lab Scale Process

  • Authors: R Goyal, O Singh, A Agrawal, C Samanta, B Sarkar
  • Journal: Catalysis Reviews
  • Volume: 64
  • Issue: 2
  • Pages: 229-285
  • Year: 2022
  • Citations: 56

 

Renewable Aromatics from Tree-Borne Oils over Zeolite Catalysts Promoted by Transition Metals

  • Authors: O Singh, A Agrawal, T Selvaraj, IK Ghosh, BP Vempatapu, B Viswanathan, …
  • Journal: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces
  • Volume: 12
  • Issue: 22
  • Pages: 24756-24766
  • Year: 2020
  • Citations: 22

 

Converting Lignocellulosic Pentosan-Derived Yeast Single Cell Oil into Aromatics: Biomass to Bio-BTX

  • Authors: O Singh, T Sharma, I Ghosh, D Dasgupta, BP Vempatapu, S Hazra, …
  • Journal: ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering
  • Volume: 7
  • Issue: 15
  • Pages: 13437-13445
  • Year: 2019
  • Citations: 20

 

One-Pot Transformation of Glucose into Hydroxymethyl Furfural in Water over Pd Decorated Acidic ZrO2

  • Authors: R Goyal, BM Abraham, O Singh, S Sameer, R Bal, P Mondal
  • Journal: Renewable Energy
  • Volume: 183
  • Pages: 791-801
  • Year: 2022
  • Citations: 17

 

Production of Renewable Aromatics from Jatropha Oil over Multifunctional ZnCo/ZSM-5 Catalysts

  • Authors: O Singh, A Agrawal, N Dhiman, BP Vempatapu, K Chiang, S Tripathi, …
  • Journal: Renewable Energy
  • Volume: 179
  • Pages: 2124-2135
  • Year: 2021
  • Citations: 12

 

Integration of Zeolite@ Metal–Organic Framework: A Composite Catalyst for Isopropyl Alcohol Conversion to Aromatics

  • Authors: O Singh, A Agrawal, BM Abraham, R Goyal, C Pendem, B Sarkar
  • Journal: Materials Today Chemistry
  • Volume: 24
  • Article Number: 100796
  • Year: 2022
  • Citations: 9

 

Nune Manasa | Tissue engineering | Best Researcher Award

Assoc Prof Dr. Nune Manasa | Tissue engineering | Best Researcher Award

Assoc Prof Dr at Manipal Institute of Regenerative Medicine India

With a Ph.D. in Medical Nanotechnology and extensive research and teaching experience, this professional has made significant contributions to the field of biotechnology and biomaterials. They have held positions such as Assistant Professor and Research Associate, showcasing expertise in stem cell research, tissue engineering, and nanotechnology. Their achievements include numerous awards, memberships, and editorial roles in esteemed journals. Additionally, they actively participate in academic committees and serve as a reviewer for prestigious journals and grant proposals. With a commitment to excellence in research and education, they continue to drive innovation in the biomedical field.

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 📚🎓Academic Profile

  • Ph.D. in Medical Nanotechnology (2016) from Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials, SASTRA University, Thanjavur, India
  • M.Sc. Biotechnology (2009) (80%) from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (J.N.T.U), Hyderabad, India
  • B.Sc. Biotechnology, Botany & Chemistry (2007) (81%) from Nizam College, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.

 🔬👩‍🏫 Research & Teaching Experience 

Assistant Professor at Manipal Institute of Regenerative Medicine, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Bengaluru from July 2017 – July 2022. Research Associate in the Chemistry of Physics & Materials Unit of Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore, India from February 2016 – November 2016. CSIR-Senior Research Fellow in the Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials (CeNTAB) of SASTRA University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India from October 2014 – November 2015. ICMR-Junior Research Fellow in the Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials (CeNTAB) of SASTRA University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India from April 2011- September 2014. Teaching Assistant in the Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials (CeNTAB) of SASTRA University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India from January 2010 – March 2011. Research Intern of Biotech Consortium of India Ltd (BCIL) at Indian Immunologicals Limited, Gachibowli, Hyderabad from November 2009 – December 2009. Project Trainee at Indian Immunologicals Limited, Gachibowli, Hyderabad from January 2009 – October 2009

Honors/ Awards🏆🎖️

Invited to the ASEAN-INDIA Women Scientists Conclave (AIWSC), 24-26 April 2024 Singapore, co-organized by Singapore’s Agency of Science, Technology and Research (A*Star) with India’s Department of Science & Technology and Anushandhan National Research Foundation (ANRF) with the support of the ASEAN Secretariat.American Chemical Society (ACS) complimentary membership as an appreciation in recognition for being an ACS peer-reviewer in March 2024.Best poster award at the National Symposium on Recent Trends in Biomedical Engineering (NSRTBME 2023) organized by MIT Manipal from 31st March – 1st April 2023.Second place in the Science poster presentation during the National Science day programme held at Manipal Institute of Regenerative Medicine on 24/02/2023.SBAOI-MAHE Young Scientist Award and first prize for the oral presentation titled ‘Polycaprolactone Nanofibers Coated with Cell-Derived Matrix for Uterine Tissue Engineering’ at the International Conference on Biomaterials, Regenerative Medicine and Devices (BIO-Remedi 22) held at IIT Guwahati, December 15-18, 2022.Life member (Awardee) of the Society for Biomaterials & Artificial Organs India (SBAOI) since March 2023.Life member of the Society for Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine India (STERMI) since October 2022.Certificate of Appreciation awarded for being the resource person for the faculty development program titled “Institutional Committee for Stem Cell Research: Guidelines and Screening Procedures for Protocols” organized by Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore on January 28th 2022 & July 2nd 2021.Second prize for oral presentation at the 4th International Conference on Recent Trends in Bioengineering (ICRTB 2021), organized by MIT School of Bioengineering Sciences & Research, Pune (MITBIO) from February 12-13, 2021Best poster award at the 5th Indian Peptide Symposium organized by Indian Peptide Society on September 24-25, 2015, at JNCASR, Bangalore, IndiaSenior Research Fellowship (CSIR-SRF) award from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Human Resource and Development Group in 2014.Selected as Project trainee for DBT-Biotech Industrial Training Programme (BITP) by the Department of Biotechnology & Biotech Consortium of India Ltd (BCIL) at Indian Immunologicals Limited, Gachibowli, Hyderabad in 2009.GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) – Biotechnology qualified in 2010.GRE (Graduate Record Examination) – Obtained 1210/1600 – 75.6% in 2008.

 🔍📝 Reviewer & Examiner

‘Ph.D. Coordinator’ of MIRM from February 2023.’IQAC Coordinator’ of MIRM from October 2022-March 2023.Member Secretary for the Institutional Committee for Stem Cell Research (IC-SCR) of MIRM, MAHE since November 2020.Stem cell expert of the IEC committee of SDM University, Dharwad in December 2023.Guest topic editor for ‘Frontiers in Neuroscience’ (IF-5.152) in the section ‘Translational Neuroscience’ for a research topic on ‘Combinatorial Neural Engineering Approaches for Neurotrauma and Neurological Disorders’ in February 2023.Guest editor for ‘JoVE’ (IF-1.4); editing a special issue in methods collection on “Designing of ECM-based biomimetic scaffolds for nerve tissue engineering applications” since September 2022.Peer-reviewed an Israel Science Foundation grant in March 2024.Peer-reviewed for various prestigious journals including ‘Biotechnology Journal’, ‘Journal of Polymer Science’, ‘Journal of Tissue Engineering’, ‘ACS Nano’, ‘Journal of Nanobiotechnology’, ‘Small’, ‘Neuroscience Bulletin’, and many more.Invited to be part of a screening committee of the National Post Doc Symposium (NPDS) 2022 jointly organized by BLiSC and IISER Thiruvananthapuram, July 20-22, 2022, in March 2022.Appointed as external question paper setter for Yenepoya University, Mangalore for setting Ph.D. entrance test questions in July 2020.Doctoral Advisory Committee member, protocol panel member, thesis examiner invitation for internal and external Ph.D. candidates since 2021.

Publications Top Notes 📝

  • Self-assembling peptide nanofibrous scaffolds for tissue engineering: novel approaches and strategies for effective functional regeneration
    • Authors: M Nune, P Kumaraswamy, U Maheswari Krishnan, S Sethuraman
    • Journal: Current Protein and Peptide Science
    • Volume: 14
    • Issue: 1
    • Pages: 70-84
    • Year: 2013
    • Citations: 102

 

  • Melanin incorporated electroactive and antioxidant silk fibroin nanofibrous scaffolds for nerve tissue engineering
    • Authors: M Nune, S Manchineella, T Govindaraju, KS Narayan
    • Journal: Materials Science and Engineering: C
    • Volume: 94
    • Pages: 17-25
    • Year: 2019
    • Citations: 91

 

  • Silica-based bioactive glasses and their applications in hard tissue regeneration: A review
    • Authors: N Al-Harbi, H Mohammed, Y Al-Hadeethi, AS Bakry, A Umar, MA Hussein, …
    • Journal: Pharmaceuticals
    • Volume: 14
    • Issue: 2
    • Pages: 75
    • Year: 2021
    • Citations: 77

 

  • PLGA nanofibers blended with designer self-assembling peptides for peripheral neural regeneration
    • Authors: M Nune, UM Krishnan, S Sethuraman
    • Journal: Materials Science and Engineering: C
    • Volume: 62
    • Pages: 329-337
    • Year: 2016
    • Citations: 69

 

  • Self-assembling peptide nanostructures on aligned poly (lactide-co-glycolide) nanofibers for the functional regeneration of sciatic nerve
    • Authors: M Nune, A Subramanian, UM Krishnan, SS Kaimal, S Sethuraman
    • Journal: Nanomedicine
    • Volume: 12
    • Issue: 3
    • Pages: 219-235
    • Year: 2017
    • Citations: 31