Santanu Bandyopadhyay

Santanu Bandyopadhyay

Praj Industries Chair Professor

Academic Background:

  • B.Tech. (Hons.) in Energy Engineering from IIT Kharagpur, 1992
  • M.Tech. in Energy Systems Engineering from IIT Bombay, 1995
  • Ph.D. in Energy Systems Engineering from IIT Bombay, 1999

Contact Address:

Sustainability and Process Integration (SPrInt) Lab 3rd Floor, EN 318, Department of Energy Science Engineering IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076, Maharashtra.


Research Interest:

  • Process Integration
  • Pinch Analysis
  • Industrial Energy Conservation
  • Modeling and Simulation of Energy Systems
  • Energy Integration of Distillation Processes
  • Renewable Energy Systems

Courses Offered:

  • EN 602: Foundation for Energy Engineering
  • EN 606: Energy Resources, Economics, and Environment
  • EN 607: Energy Management
  • EN 609: Energy Systems Lab
  • EN 616: Direct Energy Conversion
  • EN 617: Thermodynamic Analysis of Industrial Systems
  • EN 618: Energy Systems Modelling and Analysis
  • EN 642: Power Generation and Systems Planning
  • EN 645: Process Integration
  • EN 704: Introduction to Energy Systems Engineering

List of Publications:

  1. A. Roy and S. Bandyopadhyay, Wind Power Based Isolated Energy Systems (ISBN: 978-3-030-00541-2), Springer, Cham, Switzerland, 2019.
  2. P. Sharan and S. Bandyopadhyay, Freshwater Production Using Multiple-Effect Evaporator, in Water Management: Social and Technological Perspectives (ISBN: 978-1-1380-6724-0), Ed. I.M. Mujtaba, T. Majozi, and M.K. Amosa, CRC Press, USA, 89-102, 2019.
  3. D. Subramanian, S. Bandyopadhyay, and A. Jana, Optimization of financial expenditure to improve urban recreational open spaces using Pinch analysis: A case of three Indian cities, Process Integration and Optimization for Sustainability, 3, 273–284, 2019.
  4. D. Arya and S. Bandyopadhyay, Iterative Pinch Analysis to Address Non-linearity in a Stochastic Pinch Problem, Journal of Cleaner Production, 227, 543-553, 2019.
  5. S. Jain and S. Bandyopadhyay, Multi-objective Optimisation for Segregated Targeting Problems using Pinch Analysis, Journal of Cleaner Production, 221, 339-352, 2019.
  6. S. Thengane, R.R. Tan, D.C.Y. Foo, and S. Bandyopadhyay, A Pinch-Based Approach for Targeting of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Systems, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 58, 3188–3198, 2019.
  7. S. Kamat, S. Bandyopadhyay, G.C. Sahu, and D.C.Y. Foo, Optimal Synthesis of Heat Integrated Water Regeneration Network, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 58, 1310-1321, 2019.
  8. D. Arya, K. Shah, A. Gupta, and S. Bandyopadhyay, Stochastic Pinch Analysis to Optimize Resource Allocation Networks, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 57, 16423–16432, 2018.
  9. S. K. Thengane, A. Hoadley, S. Bhattacharya, S. Mitra, and S. Bandyopadhyay, Thermodynamic evaluation of chemical looping based nitric oxide and hydrogen production, Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 132, 252-275, 2018.
  10. P.S. Roychaudhuri and S. Bandyopadhyay, Financial Pinch Analysis: Minimum Opportunity Cost Targeting Algorithm, Journal of Environmental Management, 212, 88-98, 2018.
  11. S. Jain and S. Bandyopadhyay, Resource allocation network for segregated targeting problems with dedicated sources, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 56, 13831-13843, 2017.

Additional Information:

Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering (FNAE)