Dr Amol Arvindrao Kulkarni

Scientist, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory


Areas of Interest:

design of reactors, continuous flow synthesis, microreactors, microfluidics, experimental fluid dynamics.

Specialization:

Chemical Engineering

Consultancy Areas:

design of reactors, continuous flow synthesis, microreactors, microfluidics, experimental fluid dynamics, batch to continuous transformation.

 

Sector Associated With:

R&D

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies)

Major Professional Contributions:

I am working in the area of continuous flow synthesis for last 12 years. I have worked with several industries on batch to continuous transformations for high value low volume chemicals..

Professional Experience:

  • Scientist at NCL Pune (Since 2005).

Keywords:

design of reactors, continuous flow synthesis, microreactors, microfluidics, experimental fluid dynamics.

 

Contact Information

Office

Chem. Eng. & Proc. Dev. Division
National Chemical Laboratory
Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pashan
Pune - 411008, INDIA

Tel: 91 20 25902153/2175; Fax: 91 20 25902621

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Education

  • B. Chem. Engg. (1998)
  • M. Chem. Engg. (2000),
  • Ph. D. (Tech., Chem. Eng. 2003), all from Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai (formerly UDCT )
  • Postdoctoral Fellow (2004 – March 2005): Max Planck Inst. for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems (Magdeburg, Germany)
  • IUSSTF Research Fellow at Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA (2010)

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • SwarnaJayanti Fellowship (2015) by Dept. of Sci. Tech. (GoI)
  • OPPI Young Scientist Award (2015) by Org. of Pharmaceutical Producers in India
  • "Scientist of the Year" Award for 2013 by the National Chemical Laboratory, Pune
  • Regional Editor, Journal of Flow Chemistry (IF: 1.89)
  • Humboldt Ambassador Scientist (Humboldt Foundation, Germany) (2012-2018)
  • CSIR Young Scientist Award (2011)
  • Young Associate of the Indian Academy of Sciences (2011)
  • Indian National Science Academy's (INSA) Medal for Young Scientist (2009)
  • INAE Young Engineer Award 2009 from the Indian National Academy of Engineering
  • Max-Planck-Visiting Fellowship by the Max-Planck-Society (Germany) 2008-11.
  • Humboldt Research Fellowship by AvH Foundation, Germany for the Postdoctoral work at Max Planck Institute (Jan 2004-March 2005).
  • Ambuja Cement Best Ph.D. Thesis Award in UICT for 2003-2004.
  • 'Innovative Potential of Students Projects Awards-2001' by INAE for the Masters' Thesis.

Link to Website


INAE Section Affiliated IV: Chemical Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: I am a Young Associate


Year of Birth: 1976