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Dr. Arvind Kumar Gautam

Assistant Professor

Dr. Arvind Kumar Gautam is currently serving as Assistant Professor in Chemical Engineering Department of National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, India. He received B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering from Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jhansi in 2007, M.Tech. and Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in 2009 and 2016 respectively. He has 3+ years teaching and research experience in different organizations. His area of research includes Phase Transition, Inter-facial Energy and Nucleation etc. with the specialization of Modeling and Simulation in Thermodynamics. He has published couple of research articles in reputed journals and conference proceeding. He has also received some awards and recognition (i.e. Paper Publication Award, Best Paper Award, Best Poster Award, etc.) for his research contribution from different organizations.

Name : Dr. Arvind Kumar Gautam
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Chemical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : 254882
Email ID : akgautam@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : Dr. Arvind Kumar Gautam
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Chemical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Date of Birth : 05/04/1984
Date of joining : 22/11/2018

Contact Details

Phone : 254882
Email ID : akgautam@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Phase Equilibria, Interfacial Energy, Statistical Thermodynamics

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B.Tech. 2007 BIET Jhansi
M.Tech. 2009 IIT Kanpur
Ph.D. 2016 IIT Kanpur

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Graduate Research Scholarship Award Research (Pursue Ph.D.) MHRD, India 2010
2 Paper publication award Research (Paper Publication) IIT Kanpur, India 2012
3 International travel grant Research (Paper Presentation in International Conference) CSIR India 2013
4 Best Paper Award Paper Presented in National Conference NIT Hamirpur, India 2017
5 Best Poster Award Paper Presented in International Conference IIT Roorkee, India 2018
6 Research Excellence Award Research Based InSc Awards 2019
7 Research Excellence Award Research (Paper Presentation in International Conference) ICS, Kolkata, India 2020
8 Best Paper Award Paper Presented in National Conference NIT Jalandhar, India 2021

Research Experience



Research Interests : Phase Transition, Interfacial Energy, Nucleation
Brief Research Statement : Presently I am working in the field of statistical thermodynamics with the specialization of modeling and simulations

Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus
2011 Pankaj. A. Apte, Arvind. K. Gautam and Amol M. patil Evidence for coincidence of Kauzmann temperature and liquid-liquid transition temperature in supercooled silicon arXiv: (cond-mat.mtrl-sci) Other
2012 Pankaj A. Apte and Arvind K. Gautam Nonmonotonic dependence of the absolute entropy on temperature in supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon, 149 Journal of Statistical Physics SCI
2015 Pankaj A. Apte, Nandlal Pingua, Arvind Kumar Gautam, Uday Kumar, Soohaeng Yoo Willow, Xiao Cheng Zeng and B. D. Kulkarni The freezing tendency towards 4-coordinated amorphous network causes increase in heat capacity of supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon RSC Advanced SCI
2017 Arvind K. Gautam, Nandlal Pingua, Aashish Goyal and Pankaj A. Apte Dynamical Instability Causes the Demise of a Supercooled Tetrahedral Liquid Journal of Statistical Physics SCI
2018 Arvind K. Gautam, Avinash Chandra A computational study of liquid-solid interfacial free energy (y) for SW-Ge potential model Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications SCI
2018 Arvind K. Gautam, Avinash Chandra A thermodynamic study of supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon at 0.75 GPa International Journal of Molecular Physics B SCI
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra The computation of liquid-liquid coexistence temperature for tetrahedral liquids International Journal of Research In Science & Engineering Web of Science
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Ajay K. Sahu The liquid-amorphous phase transition study on silicon and water in supercooled region International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research Web of Science
2020 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra A computational study of excess properties for mW potential model of water in super-cooled region Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications SCI
2020 Meenakshi Sheoran, Navjot Kaur, Avinash Chandra, Arvind Kumar Gautam and Raj Kumar Arya Pilot-scale soda pulping of wheat straw using continuous pulp digester Journal of Indian Chemical Society SCI

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2012 Arvind. K. Gautam and Pankaj. A. Apte Thermodynamics of liquid-Amorphous transition in supercooled silicon & water CHEMCON 2012, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India Web of Science
2013 Arvind K. Gautam, Nand Lal Pingua and Pankaj A. Apte A simulation study of equilibrium states in supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon Annual meeting AIChE 2013, San Francisco, CA Web of Science
2017 Arvind K. Gautam, Nandlal Pingua, Aashish Goyal and Pankaj A. Apte Dynamical Instability Causes the Demise of a Supercooled Tetrahedral Liquid Liquid Matter 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia Web of Science
2017 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra The computation of liquid-liquid coexistence temperature for tetrahedral liquids CHEMCON 2017, HIT Haldia, India Web of Science
2017 Navjot Kaur Benipal, Avinash Chandra, Arvind K. Gautam Pilot scale wheat straw pulping in continuous pulp digester CHEMCON 2017, HIT Haldia, India Web of Science
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra The study of liquid-liquid interfacial free energy (?ll) of germanium by cleaving wall method COMPFLU 2018, IIT Roorkee, India Scopus
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra The study of thermodynamic and structural properties of monatomic potential model (mW) of water in supercooled region CHEMCON 2018, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India Web of Science
2018 Arvind K. Gautam, Avinash Chandra, Kuldeep Singh, Rajat Gupta, Monika Pathak, Aditya Yadav The preparation and structural analysis of Fe-doped TiO 2 nano-particles CHEMCON 2018, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India Web of Science
2018 Priyanka Devi, Meenakshi Sheoran, Avinash Chandra, Arvind K. Gautam Synthesis of activated carbon from rise husk CHEMCON 2018, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India Web of Science
2019 Kuldeep Singh, Bhavarth Gupta, Aman Yadav and Arvind K. Gautam The essential oils extraction from nano-scale flowers and leaves to prepare characterized fragrance IANN- 2019, MNNIT Allahabad, UP, India Non-Indexing
2019 Meenakshi Sheoran, Avinash Chandra, Haripada Bhunia, Harish J. Pant, and Arvind K. Gautam Application of 99mTc as radiotracer for RTD measurement of industrial pulp digester TRACER-8, 2019, Da Nang, Vietnam Scopus
2019 Avinash Chandra, Arvind Kumar Gautam, and Raj Kumar Arya Heat transfer from a semi-circular cylinder to a Newtonian fluid under rectangular confinement Asian Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress (APCChE 2019), Sapporo, Japan Scopus
2020 Kuldeep Singh and Arvind K. Gautam Preparation and characterization of fragrance by extracting the essential oils IOCSE- 2020, RBS Agra, UP, India Non-Indexing
2020 Arvind Kumar Gautam, Arshiya Kashyap, and Avinash Chandra A review study on the challenges of novel virus COVID-19 in India including its economic and environmental impacts SEHCM - 2020, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India Non-Indexing
2020 Arvind Kumar Gautam, Arshiya Kashyap, and Avinash Chandra Environmental and economic impact of novel virus COVID-19 in India ICAASHTOGD-20, RBS Agra, UP, India Non-Indexing
2020 Arvind K. Gautam A thermodynamic analysis on liquid-crystal phase transition in supercooled SW-Silicon RTCS-2020, ICS, Kolkata, India SCI
2020 Rahul Gupta, Mehak Sharma, Vishakha Jangir, and Arvind K. Gautam A Theoretical and Mathematical Study on the Importance of Petroleum derivatives in the production of Sanitizer Based Products IC2S2TD-2020, SVNIT Surat, India Non-Indexing
2021 Rahul Gupta, Mehak Sharma, Vishakha Jangir, and Arvind K. Gautam An effective analysis on the production of qualitative sanitizers from petroleum derivatives SREE-2021, NIT Jalandhar, India Non-Indexing
2021 Arvind K. Gautam Importance of interfacial energy in the dynamics of phase transition in supercooled SW-Silicon SREE-2021, NIT Jalandhar, India Non-Indexing

Research Projects



Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date

Research Supervision



Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Suprivisor(s)

Patents



Title Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Teaching Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To Total Experience
Guest Faculty Chemical Engineering, MNNIT Allahabad, UP, India 04/08/2015 31/05/2017 1 Year 9 Months
Assistant Professor Chemical Engineering, LPU Jalandhar, Punjab, India 01/06/2017 14/07/2018 1 Year 14 Days
Assistant Professor Chemical Engineering, RBS Engineering and Technical Campus Agra, UP, India 01/08/2018 21/11/2018 3 Months 20 Days

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To
Assistant Nodal Officer Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan, NIT Hamirpur 16/04/2019 02/08/2020

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event
The computational methods in Chemical Engineering BIET Jhansi, India 2017 STC on Advanced Mathematical and Computational Methods in Engineering (AMACMIE-2017)
The study of relaxation mechanism of mW water in supercooled region. BIET Jhansi, India 2018 STC on Recent Trends in Process Intensification in Chemical and Allied Industries (RTPICAI-2018)
Application of Modeling and Simulation Techniques in Mechanical Engineering BU Jhansi, India 2019 Invited Talk under TEQIP-III
Molecular Simulations in Chemical Engineering BIET Jhansi, India 2019 Technological Advancements in Chemical Engineering (TACE-2019)
Scope of chemical engineering in various sectors and its future aspects MIET Meerut, India 2020 Online webinar on career opportunities in the field of chemical engineering
Application of molecular simulation techniques to understand the thermodynamic behaviour of a defined system NIT Hamirpur, India 2020 e-Workshop on Modeling and Simulation in Thermal Engineering (MSTE-2020)

Consultancy



Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure



Sr.No. Title Description

Conferences/Courses Organized



Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
conference International Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016) MNNIT Allahabad 15/12/2016 17/12/2016 Coordinator
workshop National Experimental Approach in Analytical Electrochemistry (EAAE-2017) MNNIT Allahabad 28/01/2017 28/01/2017 Organizing Secretary
stc National Advanced Research Trends in Chemical Engineering (ARTCE-2020) NIT Hamirpur 28/10/2020 01/11/2020 Coordinator
symposia National “Current and future Scope of Entrepreneurship in Chemical Engineering (CFSECE-2021) NIT Hamirpur 30/01/2021 30/01/2021 Coordinator

Profile Summary

Last Update: 03/02/2021 07:18pm
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Name : Dr. Arvind Kumar Gautam
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Chemical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : 254882
Email ID : akgautam@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/dr-arvind-kumar-gautam
Date of Birth : 05/04/1984
Date of Joining : 22/11/2018

Specialization

Phase Equilibria, Interfacial Energy, Statistical Thermodynamics

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B.Tech. 2007 BIET Jhansi
M.Tech. 2009 IIT Kanpur
Ph.D. 2016 IIT Kanpur

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Guest Faculty Chemical Engineering, MNNIT Allahabad, UP, India 04/08/2015 31/05/2017 1 Year 9 Months
Assistant Professor Chemical Engineering, LPU Jalandhar, Punjab, India 01/06/2017 14/07/2018 1 Year 14 Days
Assistant Professor Chemical Engineering, RBS Engineering and Technical Campus Agra, UP, India 01/08/2018 21/11/2018 3 Months 20 Days

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To
Assistant Nodal Officer Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan, NIT Hamirpur 16/04/2019 02/08/2020

Research Experience

Research Interests : Phase Transition, Interfacial Energy, Nucleation
Brief Research Statement : Presently I am working in the field of statistical thermodynamics with the specialization of modeling and simulations

Research Projects


Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction OrderSanction Date

Journal Publications


Year Author(s) Journal Name Title & Vol. No. Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2011 Pankaj. A. Apte, Arvind. K. Gautam and Amol M. patil arXiv: (cond-mat.mtrl-sci) Evidence for coincidence of Kauzmann temperature and liquid-liquid transition temperature in supercooled silicon Other
2012 Pankaj A. Apte and Arvind K. Gautam Journal of Statistical Physics Nonmonotonic dependence of the absolute entropy on temperature in supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon, 149 SCI
2015 Pankaj A. Apte, Nandlal Pingua, Arvind Kumar Gautam, Uday Kumar, Soohaeng Yoo Willow, Xiao Cheng Zeng and B. D. Kulkarni RSC Advanced The freezing tendency towards 4-coordinated amorphous network causes increase in heat capacity of supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon SCI
2017 Arvind K. Gautam, Nandlal Pingua, Aashish Goyal and Pankaj A. Apte Journal of Statistical Physics Dynamical Instability Causes the Demise of a Supercooled Tetrahedral Liquid SCI
2018 Arvind K. Gautam, Avinash Chandra Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications A computational study of liquid-solid interfacial free energy (y) for SW-Ge potential model SCI
2018 Arvind K. Gautam, Avinash Chandra International Journal of Molecular Physics B A thermodynamic study of supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon at 0.75 GPa SCI
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra International Journal of Research In Science & Engineering The computation of liquid-liquid coexistence temperature for tetrahedral liquids Web of Science
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Ajay K. Sahu International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research The liquid-amorphous phase transition study on silicon and water in supercooled region Web of Science
2020 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications A computational study of excess properties for mW potential model of water in super-cooled region SCI
2020 Meenakshi Sheoran, Navjot Kaur, Avinash Chandra, Arvind Kumar Gautam and Raj Kumar Arya Journal of Indian Chemical Society Pilot-scale soda pulping of wheat straw using continuous pulp digester SCI

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
2012 Arvind. K. Gautam and Pankaj. A. Apte CHEMCON 2012, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India Thermodynamics of liquid-Amorphous transition in supercooled silicon & water Web of Science
2013 Arvind K. Gautam, Nand Lal Pingua and Pankaj A. Apte Annual meeting AIChE 2013, San Francisco, CA A simulation study of equilibrium states in supercooled Stillinger-Weber silicon Web of Science
2017 Arvind K. Gautam, Nandlal Pingua, Aashish Goyal and Pankaj A. Apte Liquid Matter 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia Dynamical Instability Causes the Demise of a Supercooled Tetrahedral Liquid Web of Science
2017 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra CHEMCON 2017, HIT Haldia, India The computation of liquid-liquid coexistence temperature for tetrahedral liquids Web of Science
2017 Navjot Kaur Benipal, Avinash Chandra, Arvind K. Gautam CHEMCON 2017, HIT Haldia, India Pilot scale wheat straw pulping in continuous pulp digester Web of Science
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra COMPFLU 2018, IIT Roorkee, India The study of liquid-liquid interfacial free energy (?ll) of germanium by cleaving wall method Scopus
2018 Arvind K. Gautam and Avinash Chandra CHEMCON 2018, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India The study of thermodynamic and structural properties of monatomic potential model (mW) of water in supercooled region Web of Science
2018 Arvind K. Gautam, Avinash Chandra, Kuldeep Singh, Rajat Gupta, Monika Pathak, Aditya Yadav CHEMCON 2018, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India The preparation and structural analysis of Fe-doped TiO 2 nano-particles Web of Science
2018 Priyanka Devi, Meenakshi Sheoran, Avinash Chandra, Arvind K. Gautam CHEMCON 2018, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India Synthesis of activated carbon from rise husk Web of Science
2019 Kuldeep Singh, Bhavarth Gupta, Aman Yadav and Arvind K. Gautam IANN- 2019, MNNIT Allahabad, UP, India The essential oils extraction from nano-scale flowers and leaves to prepare characterized fragrance Non-Indexing
2019 Meenakshi Sheoran, Avinash Chandra, Haripada Bhunia, Harish J. Pant, and Arvind K. Gautam TRACER-8, 2019, Da Nang, Vietnam Application of 99mTc as radiotracer for RTD measurement of industrial pulp digester Scopus
2019 Avinash Chandra, Arvind Kumar Gautam, and Raj Kumar Arya Asian Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress (APCChE 2019), Sapporo, Japan Heat transfer from a semi-circular cylinder to a Newtonian fluid under rectangular confinement Scopus
2020 Kuldeep Singh and Arvind K. Gautam IOCSE- 2020, RBS Agra, UP, India Preparation and characterization of fragrance by extracting the essential oils Non-Indexing
2020 Arvind Kumar Gautam, Arshiya Kashyap, and Avinash Chandra SEHCM - 2020, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India A review study on the challenges of novel virus COVID-19 in India including its economic and environmental impacts Non-Indexing
2020 Arvind Kumar Gautam, Arshiya Kashyap, and Avinash Chandra ICAASHTOGD-20, RBS Agra, UP, India Environmental and economic impact of novel virus COVID-19 in India Non-Indexing
2020 Arvind K. Gautam RTCS-2020, ICS, Kolkata, India A thermodynamic analysis on liquid-crystal phase transition in supercooled SW-Silicon SCI
2020 Rahul Gupta, Mehak Sharma, Vishakha Jangir, and Arvind K. Gautam IC2S2TD-2020, SVNIT Surat, India A Theoretical and Mathematical Study on the Importance of Petroleum derivatives in the production of Sanitizer Based Products Non-Indexing
2021 Rahul Gupta, Mehak Sharma, Vishakha Jangir, and Arvind K. Gautam SREE-2021, NIT Jalandhar, India An effective analysis on the production of qualitative sanitizers from petroleum derivatives Non-Indexing
2021 Arvind K. Gautam SREE-2021, NIT Jalandhar, India Importance of interfacial energy in the dynamics of phase transition in supercooled SW-Silicon Non-Indexing

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)

Patents


Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
conference International Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016) MNNIT Allahabad 15/12/2016 17/12/2016 Coordinator
workshop National Experimental Approach in Analytical Electrochemistry (EAAE-2017) MNNIT Allahabad 28/01/2017 28/01/2017 Organizing Secretary
stc National Advanced Research Trends in Chemical Engineering (ARTCE-2020) NIT Hamirpur 28/10/2020 01/11/2020 Coordinator
symposia National “Current and future Scope of Entrepreneurship in Chemical Engineering (CFSECE-2021) NIT Hamirpur 30/01/2021 30/01/2021 Coordinator

Expert Talks


Title Place Year Description of Event
The computational methods in Chemical Engineering BIET Jhansi, India 2017 STC on Advanced Mathematical and Computational Methods in Engineering (AMACMIE-2017)
The study of relaxation mechanism of mW water in supercooled region. BIET Jhansi, India 2018 STC on Recent Trends in Process Intensification in Chemical and Allied Industries (RTPICAI-2018)
Application of Modeling and Simulation Techniques in Mechanical Engineering BU Jhansi, India 2019 Invited Talk under TEQIP-III
Molecular Simulations in Chemical Engineering BIET Jhansi, India 2019 Technological Advancements in Chemical Engineering (TACE-2019)
Scope of chemical engineering in various sectors and its future aspects MIET Meerut, India 2020 Online webinar on career opportunities in the field of chemical engineering
Application of molecular simulation techniques to understand the thermodynamic behaviour of a defined system NIT Hamirpur, India 2020 e-Workshop on Modeling and Simulation in Thermal Engineering (MSTE-2020)

Consultancy


Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure


Sr.No. Title Description
1
2
3

Honors & Recognitions Achieved


Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Graduate Research Scholarship Award Research (Pursue Ph.D.) MHRD, India 2010
2 Paper publication award Research (Paper Publication) IIT Kanpur, India 2012
3 International travel grant Research (Paper Presentation in International Conference) CSIR India 2013
4 Best Paper Award Paper Presented in National Conference NIT Hamirpur, India 2017
5 Best Poster Award Paper Presented in International Conference IIT Roorkee, India 2018
6 Research Excellence Award Research Based InSc Awards 2019
7 Research Excellence Award Research (Paper Presentation in International Conference) ICS, Kolkata, India 2020
8 Best Paper Award Paper Presented in National Conference NIT Jalandhar, India 2021