Niket S. Kaisare

Professor

Chemical Engineering ,

2014  : Assistant Professor

+91 44 22574176

nkaisare@iitm.ac.in

https://che.iitm.ac.in/nkaisare/

Research Areas

  • Catalytic combustion

  • Micro-reactors

  • Advanced process control

  • Energy and fuel processing


Selected Journal Publications

  • Yedala, N; Kaisare, N S: A CFD study of ignition of lean propane-air mixtures in a heat recirculating U-bend catalytic microreactor. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 173 , pp. 15-26, 2021, ISSN: 02638762. (Type: Journal Article)


  • Jayaraman, J P; Hamdan, M; Velpula, M; Kaisare, N S; Chandiran, A K: BiVO4/Cs2PtI6Vacancy-Ordered Halide Perovskite Heterojunction for Panchromatic Light Harvesting and Enhanced Charge Separation in Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 13 (14), pp. 16267-16278, 2021, ISSN: 19448244. (Type: Journal Article)


  • Yedala, N; Kaisare, N S: Modeling of thermal integration of a catalytic microcombustor with a thermoelectric for power generation applications. Energy and Fuels, 35 (6), pp. 5141-5152, 2021, ISSN: 08870624. (Type: Journal Article)


  • Raghu, A K; Kaisare, N S: Study of propane/air catalytic combustion in heat recirculating U-bend and spiral microcombustors. Journal of Flow Chemistry, 2021, ISSN: 2062249X. (Type: Journal Article)


  • Ravi, A; Kaisare, N S: Two-layered dynamic control for simultaneous set-point tracking and improved economic performance. Journal of Process Control, 97 , pp. 17-25, 2021, ISSN: 09591524. (Type: Journal Article)


  • Dammalapati, S; Aghalayam, P; Kaisare, N: Modeling the effects of the inlet manifold design on the performance of a diesel oxidation catalytic converter. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 60 (10), pp. 3860-3870, 2021, ISSN: 08885885. (Type: Journal Article)

Research Projects

  •  Model Predictive Control

  •  Approximate Dynamic Programming

  •  Artificial Lift Optimization in Natural Gas Reservoirs

  •  Catalytic Combustion in Micro-Reactors; Multi-Scale Modeling

Awards & Recognitions

  • 2018-2019 Prof. YBG Varma Award for Teaching excellence for the academic year 

  • 2017 -Institute  Research & Development Award -Early Career for the year 

  • 2013-Extra Miler Award for contributions in “Integrated Engineering” at ABB

  • 2011-INAE Young Engineer Award-Indian National Academy of Engineers

  • 2010-Young Faculty Recognition Award 

  • 2009-Elected by the Academic Reforms Group at IIT-Madras as one of the teachers to have “Inspired the undergraduate students and made a mark in their lives,”

  • 2003-Outstanding graduate student award, Georgia Tech, April

  • 1999 - 2000-Andrews Research Fellow, Purdue University, August

  • 1997-Best undergraduate research assistantship project, Summer