Sandeep Kumar

Sandeep Kumar

sandeep{dot}kumar{at}iitb.ac.in

Academic Background:

  • Ph.D., Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore
  • B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering), National Institute of Technology (NIT) Silchar, Assam

Contact Address:

Department of Energy Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai - 400076.

Office Location: Room No. - 319, New CSE Building
Phone: +91 22 2576 9346 (Office)
Fax-: +91-22-2576-4890


Research Interest:

  • Biomass Gasification
  • Solid Combustion
  • Alternate fuels in IC Engines
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Renewable Energy Systems

Courses Offered:

List of Publications:

  1. Sandeep K, S. Dasappa, Modeling and analysis of single particle conversion of biomass in a packed bed gasification system. Applied Thermal Engineering. 2017:112:1382-1395
  2. Mahapatra S, Sandeep K, Dasappa S. Gasification of wood particles in a co-current packed bed: Experiments and model analysis. Fuel Processing Technology. 2016:145: 76–89
  3. Sandeep K, Dasappa S. First and second law thermodynamic analysis of air and oxy-steam biomass gasification. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 2014:39(34): 19474–19484
  4. Sandeep K, Dasappa S. Oxy–steam gasification of biomass for hydrogen rich syngas production using downdraft reactor configuration. International Journal of Energy Research. 2014:38:174–188
  5. Anmol Garg, Sandeep K. Oxy-enriched air gasification of wet biomass. Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environmental Challenges (SEEC-2017). 26 - 28 February, 2017, Mohali, India (P.No. - 157)
  6. Sandeep K, Snehesh S Ail, Dasappa S. Carbon dioxide capture through biomass gasification. Proceedings of the 19th European Biomass conference and Exhibition. 6-10 June 2011, Berlin, Germany (1127-1133)
  7. Sandeep K, Dasappa S. Hydrogen generation through Biomass gasification. World Hydrogen Technology Conference (WHTC), New Delhi, India, 2009

Work Experiance:

  • Faculty in Mechanical Engg. Dept., Thapar University, Patiala. (Sep 2015 - May 2017)
  • Software Engineer in Infosys Technologies Limited, Bangalore (Feb 2004 - July 2007)

Invited Lecture:

  • Lecture on 'Biomass energy' in PSG Institute of Technology, Mandya, Karnataka, India (2012)