Student Projects Guided

Ph.D. Guided

Sl. No

Name of the Thesis

Year

1.

Sequestration of hazardous cationic dye from synthetic effluent by agricultural waste

2014

2.

Performance evaluation of a batch and continuous electrocoagulation process for the removal of dye from synthetic and industrial wastewater effluent

2014

 

3.

Comparative study of biological treatment (organic waste materials), chemical precipitation and electrocoagulation for the heavy metal removal from Acid mine Drainage

Ongoing

4.

Coal ash and metakaolin conversion into geopolymer as a low cost sorbent for degradation of dye from wastewater

Ongoing

5.

Treatment of stabilized leachate by ferrous activated persulfate oxidative system

Ongoing

 

Projects Guided (M.Tech.)

Sl. No

Name of the Thesis

Year

1.

Comparative study of adsorptive behavior of copper and lead on to low cost adsorbents in aqueous solutions

2008

2.

Removal of COD from domestic waste water using cement kiln dust and lime stone powder.

2008

3.

Utilization of industrial solid waste furnace slag in building materials.

2008

4.

Variation of air quality  parameters in an urban area – a case study of  Tiruchirappalli city

2008

5.

Removal Of Cadmium From Aqueous Solution By Adsorption Using Coir Pith As Adsorbent

2009

6.

Wastewater Treatment With Biomass Attached to Porous Geotextile   Baffles

2009

7.

The use of fortified soil-clay as on-site system for domestic wastewater treatment

2009

8.

Removal of copper, zinc and lead by nano-sized hydroxyapatite

2009

9.

Adsorption kinetics and column operations for the removal of copper and zinc from aqueous solutions using low cost biosorbent ‘cyperus rotundus’

2010

11.

Comparison of turbidity removal efficiencies of Moringa Olifera and Strychnos Pottatorium seed extracts

2011

12.

Adsorption kinetics and column experiments for the removal of fluoride from aqueous solution using bottom ash

2011

13.

Comparative studies on removal of fluoride from aqueous solution onto magnesia-loaded fly ash and ca(oh)2 treated fly ash

2012

14.

Adsorption kinetics and column operations for the removal of cu (II) from aqueous solution using Citrullus Lanatus Rind

2012

15.

Kinetic, equilibrium, thermodynamic and desorption studies of crystal violet using pineapple leaf (ananas comosus) powder

2012

16.

Studies on the removal of phosphate from water by elecrocoagulation with aluminum plate electrodes

2013

17.

Experimental investigations on the equilibrium, kinetics and thermodynamics of fluoride sorption on laterite

2013

18.

Coagulation performance evaluation of alginate as natural coagulant for the treatment of turbid water

2013

19.

Treatability of water based paint wastewater by electrocoagulation

2013

20.

Performance of halotolerant marine bacteria on COD removal from hypersaline wastewater

2013

21.

Evaluation of an anaerobic sequencing batch reactor for the treatment of low strength wastewater

2013

22.

Performance of hybrid cell integrated with micro-electrolysis and anaerobic process for textile wastewater treatment

2014

23.

Coal ash and metakaolin conversion into geopolymer as a low cost sorbent for degradation of dye from wastewater

2014

24.

Synthesis, characterization and malachite green dye removal using calcium aluminium layered double hydroxide

2014

25.

Enhanced bioremediation of lubricant oil contaminated soil by biostimulation using compost and compost tea and by bioaugmentation

2014

26.

Comparative study of chemical precipitation and electrocoagulation for heavy metal removal from acid mine drainage

2014

27.

Performance evaluation of electrocoagulation process for the removal of acid blue dye from wastewater using sacrificial zinc electrodes

2014

28.

Refuse of scallop shells for the treatment of wastewater containing direct yellow-12 dye: Kinetic, equilibrium and thermodynamic analysis

2014

29.

Comparison of the efficiencies of organic and cellulosic substrates in removing sulfates and metals from acid mine drainage using continuous sulfate reducing bioreactor

2015

30.

Effectiveness of a plant based natural coagulant extracted from plantago ovata seeds: potential for water application

2015

31.

Synthesis, characterization and evaluation of sorptive properties of zerovalent iron particles and it’s biocomposite for the treatment of contaminants in aqueous solutions

2015

32.

Investigation of nitrogen and phosphorous removal from dairy wastewater in a new algae-bacteria combined system

2015

33.

Biodecolorization of synthetic dye solution of reactive blue-25 using immobilised yeast cells

2015

34.

Combination of ozonation and photocatalysis to mineralize aqueous effluents containing organic pollutants

2015

35.

Investigation of the working performance of the novel phosphorus removal with partitionable space enhanced coagulation reactor

2015

36.

Performance evaluation of a novel electrolysis integrated tidal flow constructed wetland with recirculation for nutrient removal from wastewater

2015

37.

Performance Improvement of  BOT (Biological Oxygen Treatment) Plant Treating Coke Plant Effluent

2016

38.

Speciation and Effectiveness of Aluminium Formate as a Coagulant: Promising for Water Treatment

2016

39.

Application of Combined Process of Air Stripping and Struvite Precipitation for Sustainable Utilization of Phosphorous

2016

40.

Synthesis and Analysis of Magnetic Chitosan/Cellulose Microsphere (MCCM) for Dye Removal 

2016

41.

Defluoridation of Water in Ca2+, Mg2+ and Al3+ Ion Assisted Electrocoagulation Using Al and Fe Electrodes

2016

42.

Coagulation Behaviour Performance, and Evaluation of Polyaluminum Chloride-Chitosan as a Dual Coagulant for Water Treatment

2016

43.

Two Dimensional Nanomaterials for Environmental and Biosafety Applications 

2016

44.

Bioethanol Production from Lignocellulosic Biomass for Small Scale Business Considering the Supply Chain Sustainability

2016

45.

Phosphorus Recovery as Hydroxyapatite in a batch reactor for the Valorization of Alkaline Phosphate Concentrates  

2016

46.

Combination of ozonation and photo catalysis to mineralize aqueous effluents containing organic pollutants

2016

47.

Continuous Treatability of Oily Wastewater From Locomotive Wash Facilities by Electrocoagulation

2017

48.

Utilizing Steel Plant Solid Waste in Hexavalent Chromium Removal from Wastewater

2017

49.

Application of MCM-41 Silica with Ricehusk Composite for the Removal of Phosphate from the Wastewater

2017

50.

Effective Degradation of Azo Dyes from Textile Wastewater by Electro-Peroxone Process

2017

51.

Industrial Wastewater Treatment and Simultaneous Bioelectricity Generation Through an Optimised Double Chambered Microbial Fuel Cell

2017

52.

Recovery of Nitrogen and Phosphorus by Struvite Precipitation as an Alternate Phosphorus Fertilizer Resource

2017

53.

Assessment of Outdoor Fine Particulate Matter in Urban Slums of Mumbai, India

2017

54.

Electrochemical Treatment Using Carbon and Aluminium Electrodes

2017

55.

Performance Assessment and Evaluation of Sustainability Aspects of Mass Rapid Transit System in Mumbai City

2017

56.

Briquetting and carbonization of biomass for low cost fuel and production of activated carbon

2018

57.

Removal of dyes from textile wastewater by  solar photovoltaic electrocoagulation using aluminium electrodes

2018

58.

Hybrid electrocoagulation / Electroflotation / electrodisinfection for the treatment of wastewater

2018

59.

Oxidant assisted sonocatalytic degradation of dye from textile effluent

2018

60.

Removal of organics from crude vegetable oil refinery wastewater by electrocoagulation

2018

61.

Enhanced organic matter removal in hybrid Ozonation - coagulation process by an organic coagulant

2018

62.

Evaluation of coagulation behaviour of chitosan with different Al  species as dual-coagulants in dye wastewater treatment

2018

63.

Enhanced landfill mining: a case study on sampling, processing and characterization of fine fraction of legacy waste towards zero waste management

2019

64.

Performance evaluation of electrolysis integrated horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetland for the removal of nitrogen and phosphorous from wastewater

2019

65.

Integration of photoelectrocatalytic and biological degradation for the treatment of pharmaceutical compound

2019

66.

Phosphorus extraction from wastewater through crystallization by magnesium ammonium phosphate (struvite)

2019

67.

Evaluation of different binders and factors influencing strength and durability of biomass briquettes

2019

68.

Intensified photocatalytic rebatement of CO2 to methanol proving CdS nanoparticle on porous anodic alumina backing

2019

Projects Guided (B.Tech.)

Sl. No

Name of the Project

Year

1.

Design of user friendly software for wastewater treatment plant

2007

2.

Evaluation and mapping of ground water quality in Tiruchirappalli district

2008

3.

Use of low cost adsorbents for the removal of basic dye from aqueous solution

2009

4.

Influence of recycled aggregates on the slump and compressive strength of concrete

2011

5.

Utilization of sanitary ceramics as a replacement of coarse aggregate in cement concrete mixes for Non-structural uses

2012

6.

Electrochemical treatment of distillery spent wastewater using zinc electrodes

2014

7.

Reuse of marine bivalve mollusk for the treatment of wastewater containing Reactive Black 5 dye : Kinetic and equilibrium studies

2014

8.

Selective Precipitation of Heavy Metals From Acid Mine Drainage

2014

9.

Evaluation of aluminium alginate beads as an adsorbent for the removal of C.I. Reactive blue 25 from aqueous solutions

2015

10.

Phosphorous Recovery Through Hydroxyapatite Synthesis From Fishery Wastewater

2016

11.

Removal of Reactive Red F3B dye from aqueous solution by Electro-Peroxone Process

2017

12.

Emphatic Mortification of Reactive dyes by Electro-Peroxone Process

2017

13.

Production and characterization of biomass briquettes from agricultural residues

2018