Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology University - Dr. Raj Kumar Arya

Dr. Raj Kumar Arya

Designation :

Assistant Professor

Email:

rajaryache@gmail.com, rajarya_che@rediffmail.com, rajarya_che@yahoo.com

Permanent Address:

Village – Milak Bhartal, P.O. – Singhpur Sani, Tehsil – Sambhal, District – Sambhal, 244302, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Contact Number:

+91-9819588825(Permanent) , +91-7528981402

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS :

Course Discipline / Subjects Institution / Board Year of Passing
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering I.I.T. Bombay Jan 2010
M.Tech. Chemical Engineering. I.I.T. Delhi Jan. 2003
B.Tech. Chemical Engineering. H.B.T.I.Kanpur July 2001
Intermediate Science U.P. Board May 1997
High School Science U.P. Board May 1995

JOB EXPERIENCE: Total teaching experience 5 years 2 months.

Position Held Organization Duration
Assistant Professor Thapar University, Patiala, Punjab 26-06-2014 to Till Date
Assistant Professor Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, M.P. 01-09-2010 to 14 -06-2014
Senior Lecturer Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, M.P. 19-05-2010 to 30-08-2010
Lecturer Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani – Goa Campus 07-09-2009 to 14-05-2010

LIST OF COURSES TAUGHT

S. No. Subject Level Frequency
1 10M11CL111 Advanced Transport Phenomena PG 4
2 10M1GCL431 Process Engineering PG 3
3 10M11CL212 Advanced Thermodynamics PG 1
4 PCH101 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics PG 1
4 10B11CL512 Instrumentation & Process Control UG 1
5 CHE C213 Fluid Flow Operations UG 1
6 10B11CL313 Chemical Process Calculations UG 1
7 10B1GCL831 Piping Engineering UG 1
8 10B11CL615 Process Modelling & Simulation UG 1
9 10B11CL312 Fluid & Fluid Particle Mechanics UG 2
10 10B11CL613 Process Engineering & Safety UG 2
11 UES031 Fluid Mechanics UG 1
12 UES031 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory UG 1

LIST OF COURSES CURRENTLY TEACHING

S. No. Subject Level
1 PCH206 Transport Phenomena, 2014-2015 Even Semester PG
2 UES031 Fluid Mechanics, 2014-2015 Even Semester UG
3 UES031 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory, 2014-2015 Even Semester UG

PUBLICATIONS AND CONFERENCES

  1. Raj Kumar Arya and Madhu Vinjamur, 2009, “Near –Optimization of Operating Conditions and Residence Time in Multi-zone Dryers for Polymer Coatings”, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 48(23), 10504-10514., DOI: 10.1021/ie900604f , Published: October 2009
  2. Raj Kumar Arya, 2011, “Calibration Curves to Measure Concentrations in Multicomponent Polymeric Coatings Using Confocal Raman Spectroscopy” , International Journal of Chemical Engineering and Applications, 2(6), 421-424., DOI: 10.7763/IJCEA.2011.V2.145, Published: December 2011
  3. Raj Kumar Arya, 2012, “Non-Fickian Drying of Polymeric Coatings”, International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research, 1(1), 1-6, Published: Feb 2012.
  4. Raj Kumar Arya, 2012, “Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production Using Visible Light”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, 2(2), 289-294, Published: April 2012.
  5. Raj Kumar Arya, 2012, “Optimization of Free-Volume Theory Parameters For Ternary Polymeric Coatings From Binary Weight Loss Experiments”, International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research, 1(3), 27-30, Published: April 2012.
  6. Raj Kumar Arya and Madhu Vinjamur, 2012, “Sensitivity Analysis of Free-Volume Theory Parameters in Multicomponent Polymer-Solvent-Solvent Systems”, Journal of Polymer Engineering, 32, 8-9, 463-473, DOI: 10.1515/polyeng-2012-0064, Published : October 2012.
  7. Jitendra Katariya and Raj Kumar Arya, 2012, “Drying of Binary Thin Film Polymeric Coatings: An Experimental Study”, Polish Journal of Chemical Technology, 14, 4, 83-87. DOI: 10.2478/v10026-012-0107-0, Published: January 2013.
  8. Raj Kumar Arya and Madhu Vinjamur, 2013, “Measurement of Concentration Profiles Using Confocal Raman Spectroscopy in Multicomponent Polymeric Coatings – Model Validation”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 126, 6, 3906 - 3918, DOI: 10.1002/app.38589, Published: June 2013.
  9. Raj Kumar Arya, 2013, “Finite Element Solution of Coupled-Partial Differential and ordinary Equations in Multicomponent Polymeric Coatings”, Computers and Chemical Engineering, 50,5,152-183, DOI: 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2012.10.015, Published: March 2013 .
  10. Raj Kumar Arya, 2013, “Phase Separation in Multicomponent Polymer – Solvent – Nonsolvent Coatings”, South African Journal of Chemical Engineering, 18, 1, 30 – 40, Published: November 2013.
  11. Raj Kumar Arya, 2014, “Characterization of Bio-Active Nanoparticles – Bhasma An Ayurvedic Drug”, Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, 48(1), 61–68. doi:10.5530/ijper.48.1.10 , Accepted 21 Jan 2013, Published on 30 Jan 2014.
  12. Raj Kumar Arya, 2014, “Measurement of Concentrations in Thin Film Binary Polymer-Solvent Coatings Using Confocal Raman Spectroscopy: Free Volume Model Validation”,Drying Technology, 32(8), 992 – 1002, Accepted 3 Jan 2014, Published Online: 14 May 2014, DOI: 10.1080/07373937.2014.880714.
  13. Udit Mohan Singhal, Rahul Dixit and Raj Kumar Arya, 2014, “Drying of Multilayer Polymeric Coatings Part I: An Experimental Study”, Drying Technology, 32(14), 1727 – 1740, Accepted on 7 May 2014, Published Online on 23 May 2014, DOI: 10.1080/07373937.2014.924526.
  14. Chitresh Kumar Bhargava and Raj Kumar Arya, 2015, “Design of Binary Polymeric Coatings for Minimizing the Residual Solvent Part I: Experimentation”, Drying Technology, 33, 1, 92 – 102, Accepted on 16 June 2014, Published Online on 9 July 2014, DOI: 10.1080/07373937.2014.936557.
  15. Raj Kumar Arya and Chitresh Kumar Bhargava, 2015, “Drying of Ternary Polymeric Solution Coatings – Comparative Simulation Study”, Progress in Organic Coatings, 78, 155 – 167, Accepted on 23 September 2014, Published online on 12 October 2014, DOI: 10.1016/j.porgcoat.2014.09.011.
  16. Kshitij Tiwari, Sumit Agrawal, and Raj Kumar Arya, 2015, “Generalized Pinch Analysis Scheme Using MATLAB”, Chemical Engineering & Technology, 38(3), 530 – 536, Accepted on 12 December 2014, Published online on 24 Feb 2015, DOI: 10.1002/ceat.201400475.
  17. Abhi Sharma, Anmol Sharma and Raj Kumar Arya, 2014, “Removal of Mercury(II) Ions from Aqueous Solution – A Review of Recent Work”, Separation Science & Technology, Accepted on 14 September 2014, DOI: 10.1080/01496395.2014.968261.

Journal Paper Under Consideration

  1. Chitresh Kumar Bhargava and Raj Kumar Arya, 2015, “Simplified Matlab Solution Schemes for Heat Transfer Equations”, Chemical Engineering & Technology (Under Review).
  2. Raj Kumar Arya, Ghanshyam Meena, and Harinder Singh, 2015, “Dye Removal Using Low Cost Adsorbent: Cow Dung Ash”, Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy (Under Review).
  3. Kshitij Tewari, Gaurav Singhal, and Raj Kumar Arya, 2015, “Removal of malachite green dye from aqueous solution: A Review”, Separation & Purification Technology (Under Review).
  4. Kshitij Tiwari, Sakshi Shukla, and Raj Kumar Arya, 2015, “Pinch Analysis Involving Stream Splitting Using MATLAB”, Chemical Engineering & Technology ( Under Preparation).
  5. Nitin Kumar, Sushmita Sharma, Chitresh Bhargava and Raj Kumar Arya, 2015, “Drying of Polymer – Polymer – Solvent Coating: Gravimetric Analysis”, Drying Technology( Under Preparation).

International Conferences Held Abroad

  1. Raj Kumar Arya and Madhu Vinjamur, 2008, “Depth Profiling of Multicomponent Coatings to Test Theories of Diffusion”, 14th International Coating Science and Technology Symposium, September 7-10, Marina del Rey, California.
  2. Raj Kumar Arya and Madhu Vinjamur, 2010, “Non-Fickian Transport in Binary Polymer Coatings”, 15th International Coating Science and Technology Symposium, September 12-15, St. Paul, MN, USA.

International Conferences Held in India

  1. 1.Raj Kumar Arya and B. Vishwanath Sasank, 2010, “Finite Element Formulation of Transport Equations in Multicomponent Polymeric Coatings and Optimization of Free Volume Theory Parameters”, International Conference on System Dynamics and Control –ICSDC, August 19 – 22 , MIT Manipal, Karnataka, India

National Conferences

  1. Chitresh Kumar Bhargava and Raj Kumar Arya, 2014, “Simulation Analysis of Drying of Ternary Solution Coatings”, CHEMCON 2014, Dec 27-30, UICET Chandigarh, Punjab, India.
  2. Kshitij Tiwari and Raj Kumar Arya, 2014, “A Simple and Practical Approach For Determining Pinch Temperatures and Utility Requirement Using MATLAB”, CHEMCON 2014, Dec 27-30, UICET Chandigarh, Punjab, India
  3. Udit Mohan Singhal, Rahul Dixit, and Raj Kumar Arya, 2013, “Drying of Multilayer Polymeric Coatings: Experimental Study”, Chemcon-2013, Dec 27-30, UICT Mumbai, India.
  4. Jitendra Katariya and Raj Kumar Arya, 2012, “Drying of Binary Thin Film Polymeric Coatings: Experimental Validation”, National conference on “Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering (RACE-2012)”, February 4, University Department of Chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India.

M. Tech. Thesis Supervised

  1. 2012, Jitendra Katariya, “Drying of Binary Thin Film Polymeric Coatings”, Department of Chemical Engineering, Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, M.P., India.
  2. 2014, Ghanshyam Meena, “Adsorption of Dyes from Aqueous Solution Using Cow Dung”, Department of Chemical Engineering, Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, M.P., India.

WORKSHOPS ATTENDED

  1. 2010, Advances in Separation Processes, December 13 – 18, Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, M.P., India
  2. 2011, Numerical Methods by Prof. Srinivas Palanki ( University of South Alabama),July 4-8, IUCEE , Organized by Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, M.P., India
  3. 2012, Renewable Energy by Prof. Agami Reddy (Arizona State University), June 4-8, IUCEE , Organized by Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, M.P., India.
  4. 2014, DST SERB School on “Evolutionary Techniques for the Optimization of Chemical Engineering Systems” Coordinated by Prof. S. K. Gupta, March 24-29, Organized by the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun, Uttrakhand , India.

BOOK PUBLISHED

  1. Diffusion in Multicomponent Polymeric Coatings by Raj Kumar Arya , LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing , 2010, ISBN-10: 3838381564

Journal Reviewed

  1. Journal of Applied Polymer Science
  2. International Journal of Chemical Engineering and Applications
  3. Drying Technology
  4. Theoretical and Applied Climatology
  5. Desalination and Water Treatment
  6. Chemical Engineering Journal
  7. Journal of Nanoparticle Research
  8. Hydrometallurgy
  9. European Journal of Polymer Science
  10. South African Journal of Chemical Engineering
  11. Journal of Polymer Science
  12. Polymer Engineering & Science
  13. Heat and Mass Transfer
  14. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy

Professional Memberships

  1. 1.Life Member of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (LM – 48470)

Editorial Member

  1. 1.International Journal of Chemical Engineering and Applications

SOFTWARE SKILLS

MATLAB (Simulation and Optimization)

EXPERIMENTAL TECHNIQUES

Confocal Raman Spectroscopy, I.C.P. Analysis, ESEM Analysis, T.G. Analysis

Street: P.O. Box 32
Postcode: 147004
City: Patiala
Country: India
Email: rajarya@thapar.edu