Dr. Madhukar Onkarnath Garg

Director, Indian Institute of Petroleum


Areas of Interest:

Petroleum Refining, Petrochemicals, Process Design, Modelling and Simulation, Process Integration and Advance Control

Specialization:

Petroleum Refining Technologies, R&D Management

Consultancy Areas:

Petroleum Refining, Petrochemicals, Process Design, Modelling and Simulation, Process Integration and Advance Control

Sector Associated With:

R&D

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Entrepreneurs, Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

A bright Chemical Engineer with specialisation in refinery technologies. In-depth knowledge of the hydrocarbon industry. Unique capability for conceptualising, development and implementation of new research ideas. Possess special skills for marketing and commercialising indigenous technologies. Well known for high degree of perseverance.
Well acknowledged expert in separation technologies, process design, modelling and simulation, advanced control and process integration. Instrumental in several applications of solvent extraction in hydrocarbon industry. Possess advanced skills in numerical mathematics, applied statistics, linear programming, non-linear programming and computer systems and languages.

Professional Experience:

  • Director-IIP, Dehradun.
  • Honorary Professor of the University of Melbourne, Australia.
  • Director General-CSIR, New Delhi.
  • General Manager, Kinetics Technology India Ltd. New Delhi.

Keywords:

Petroleum Refining, Petrochemicals, Process Design, Modelling and Simulation, Process Integration and Advance Control

 

Contact Information

Office

Indian Institute of Petroleum, P. O. IIP, Mohkampur, Dehradun 248005
Phone: 0135 2660205
Fax: 0135 2660098

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Education

  • B. Tech. (Chem. Engg.) Nagpur University, Nagpur, 1974.
  • M. Tech. (Chem. Engg.) Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur, 1976.
  • PhD (Solvent Extraction), University of Melbourne, Australia, 1982.

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • CSIR Technology (Innovation) Award for “a Process for simultaneous production of US grade gasoline and high purity benzene from C6 heart cut of FCC gasoline” (2014).
  • CSIR Technology Award for Physical Sciences including Engineering (2009).
  • OCCEANTEX Leadership and Excellence Award for Outstanding Achievement in R&D and Innovation (2008).
  • CSIR Technology Award for Innovation (2007).
  • NELP GOLD MEDAL for topping the list of successful students in the final B. Tech. examination (1973-74).

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INAE Section Affiliated To: Section IV: Chemical Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2009


Year of Birth: 1954