Dayadeep Monder

Dayadeep Monder

dmonder@iitb.ac.in

Academic Background:

  • PhD University of Alberta 2008
  • MSc University of Alberta 2001
  • BE Panjab University 1996

Contact Address:

Department of Energy Science and Engineering IIT Bombay

Phone: +91 22-2576-7864


https://www.ese.iitb.ac.in/~dmonder

Research Interest:

  • Solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) modelling at the electrode and cell levels
  • Flow battery modelling
  • First principles catalysis and ab–initio thermodynamics
  • Materials for photoelectrochemistry

Courses Offered:

  • EN417 - Computer Programming
  • EN207 - Data Analysis and Interpretation
  • EN899 - Technical Writing and Presentations
  • EN315 - Reaction Engineering and Combustion
  • EN604 - Fuel Cells
  • EN404 - Electrochemistry

List of Publications:

  1. G. Aggarwal, S. Chawla, A. J. Singh, N. Alampara, D. S. Monder, K. R. Balasubramaniam. Formation of an extended defect cluster in cuprous oxide, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 57, 335103, 2024. DOI
  2. Swati Rana, Dayadeep S. Monder, and Abhijit Chatterjee. Thermodynamic calculations using reverse Monte Carlo: A computational workflow for accelerated construction of phase diagrams for metal hydrides, Computational Materials Science, 233, 112727, 2024. DOI
  3. Arini Kar, K. R. Balasubramaniam, and Dayadeep S. Monder. First principles phase diagram and electronic structure estimation of ZnO1-xSex photoanodes, Journal of Applied Physics, 134, 235702, 2023. DOI
  4. P. Kumar and D. S. Monder. Electronic structure and catalytic activity of exsolved Ni on Pd core-shell nanoparticles, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 24, 29801–29816, 2022. DOI
  5. S. Rana, N. Masli, D. S. Monder, and A. Chatterjee. Hydriding pathway for Ni nanoparticles: Computational characterization provides insights into the nanoparticle size and facet effect on layer-by-layer subsurface hydride formation, Computational Materials Science, 210, 111482, 2022. DOI
  6. V. M. Janardhanan and D. S. Monder. Microkinetic modeling of CO2 reduction on Pt in a solid oxide electrolysis cell, Electrochimica Acta, 408, 139742, 2022. DOI
  7. R. S. Shekhar, A. Bertei, and D. S. Monder. Structure - properties - performance: modelling a solid oxide fuel cell with infiltrated electrodes, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 167, 084523, 2020. DOI
  8. V. Pawar, S. Appari, D. S. Monder, and V. M. Janardhanan. Study of the combined deactivation due to sulfur poisoning and carbon deposition during biogas dry reforming on supported Ni catalyst, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 56, 8448–8455, 2017. DOI
  9. S. Liu, T. Ishimoto, D. S. Monder, and M. Koyama. First-principles study of oxygen transfer and hydrogen oxidation processes at the Ni-YSZ-gas triple phase boundaries in a solid oxide fuel cell anode, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119, 27603–27608, 2015. DOI
  10. V. M. Janardhanan and D. S. Monder. Sulfur poisoning of SOFCs: a model based explanation of polarization dependent extent of poisoning, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 161, F1427–F1436, 2014. DOI
  11. E. H. Reddy, D. S. Monder, and S. Jayanti. Thermal management of high temperature polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell stacks in the power range of 1 to 10 kWe, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 39, 20127–20138, 2014. DOI
  12. E. F. Hardjo, D. S. Monder, and K. Karan. An effective property model for infiltrated electrodes in solid oxide fuel cells, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 161, F83–F93, 2014. DOI
  13. E. H. Reddy, D. S. Monder, and S. Jayanti. Parametric study of an external coolant system for a high temperature polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell, Applied Thermal Engineering, 58, 155–164, 2013. DOI
  14. D. S. Monder, K. Nandakumar, V. Vorontsov, J. Luo and K. T. Chuang. An investigation of fuel composition and flow-rate effects in a H2S fueled SOFC: experiments and thermodynamic analysis, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 90, 1033–1042, 2012. DOI
  15. D. S. Monder and K. Karan. Ab-initio adsorption thermodynamics of H2S and H2 on Ni(111): the importance of thermal corrections and multiple reaction equilibria, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 114, 22597–22602, 2010. DOI
  16. D. S. Monder, K. Nandakumar, and K. T. Chuang. A fully coupled multiphysics model for a H2S SOFC, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 157, B542–B551, 2010. DOI
  17. D. S. Monder, K. Nandakumar and K. T. Chuang. Model development for a SOFC button cell using H2S as fuel, Journal of Power Sources, 162, 400–414, 2006. DOI
  18. Y. Zhang, D. S. Monder, and J. F. Forbes. Real-time optimization under parametric uncertainty: a probability constrained approach, Journal of Process Control, 12, 373–389, 2002. DOI

Work Experience:

  • Associate Professor Indian Institute of Technology Bombay 2018-
  • Assistant Professor Indian Institute of Technology Bombay 2014–2018
  • Assistant Professor Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad 2011–2014
  • Postdoctoral fellow Queen’s–RMC Fuel Cell Research Centre, Kingston, Ontario 2008–2011