Principal Investigator

Dr. Prachi Thareja

Doctoral Scholars

Abhijeet Ojha
Development of 2D and 3D nanostructures from aqueous graphene oxide dispersions: Rheological studies and applications

Saket Kumar
Investigation of the effects of nanoparticle loading, shape, surface chemistry, applied pre-shear and an external electric field on the rheological response and the underlying microstructure in both isotropic and liquid crystal (LC) medium.

Vighnesh Prasad
Investigating the hydraulic transportation of slurry through the pipeline based on an experimental approach

Marapu Reddy Sai Geetha
Studying the rheological properties of the hydrogel-nanoparticle composites and its correlation with the prevalent microstructure.

Panchami Patel
Investigating the molecular self assembly in hydrogels

M.Tech Students

Utkarsh Saxena
Understanding the temperature dependence of the solid-fluid interactions by measuring contact angles of water on various surfaces at different temperatures and using molecular dynamics simulation.
Arun Yadav
Studying the rheology and printing of colloidal inks

Junior Research Fellow

Yug Chandra Saraswat
Modelling the influence of pH, protein concentration and ionic strength on the stability of soyabean oil-water system using ovalbumin as emulsifier

Alumni

Member Name

Dr. Siddharth Kulkarni

Goverdhan Singh
Prashant Lavania
Charu Oberoi
Bhawna Panjwani
Shrikant Modak
Ankita Verma
Vighnesh Prasad
Nidhi Misra
Satyajit Mukherjee
Hemant Gite
Amit Singh

Mohit Verma
Neerav Gadhvi
Shriprakash Gupta
Rajat Inderiya
Mayank Jhalaria

S Venkata Kashyap
Gamini Singh
Manish Thakker

Group Position

Doctoral Candidate (2017)

M.Tech. Student (2017)
M.Tech. Student (2017)
M.Tech. Student (2017)
M.Tech. Student (2017)
M.Tech. Student (2016)
M.Tech. Student (2016)
M.Tech. Student (2015)
M.Tech. Student (2014)
M.Tech. Student (2013)
M.Tech. Student (2013)
M.Tech. Student (2013)

B.Tech. Student (2014)
B.Tech. Student (2014)
B.Tech. Student (2013)
B.Tech. Student (2013)
B.Tech. Student (2013)

Summer Intern (2018)
Summer Intern (2016)
Summer Intern (2015)

Current Position

Saint-Gobain, Mumbai

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Cadila Pharmaceuticals, Ahmedabad
Intas Pharmaceuticals, Ahmedabad
Intas Pharmaceuticals, Ahmedabad
PhD candidate, Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar
Gujarat State Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited, Vadodara
PhD candidate, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers
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PhD candidate, Columbia University
MBA, Duke University
Essar Oil
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre

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