M.S., University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1970
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1972
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Petroleum Studies (UPES), Energy Acres
P.O. Bidholi, via Prem Nagar
Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248007
Phone: +91-97209 69040, 95542
Bio-mimetic approaches in genetic algorithm and
Multi-objective optimization of industrial processes
On-line optimizing control of polymerization reactors
Modeling of Complex Polymerization Systems.
special session in the Catalysis and Reaction
Engineering Division, AIChE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis,
18 Oct 2011.
Festschrift issue, Polym. Eng. Sci. (Volume 51, No. 10,
2011; a Society of Plastics Engineers-USA/Wiley
L & T Chair
Professor of Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay, Dec
IIT Bombay, 2008-2010.
Indian National Academy of Engineering, New Delhi,
Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, elected 1987.
National Academy of Sciences, India, Allahabad, elected
Award of IIChE for Excellence in Basic Research in
Chemical Engineering, 1987.
Professor, University of Notre Dame, 1985-87.
Professor, National University of Singapore, 1998-99.
Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1999-2000.
SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS
A. K. Ray
and S. K. Gupta, Mathematical Methods in Chemical and
Environmental Engineering, Cengage Learning, Singapore,
2004, 689 pages.
S.K. Gupta and A. Mehra, Modeling of Continous
Entrapment and Growth of Gas Bubbles During the
Polymerization of Methyl Methacrylate, Polym. Eng. Sci.,
and S. K. Gupta, Biomimicking Altruistic Beaviour of
Honey Bees in Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm, Indus.
Eng. Chem. Res., 48, 9671-9685 (2009).
and S. K. Gupta, Multi-Objective Optimal Design of Heat
Exchanger Networks using New Adaptations of the Elitist
Non-Dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm, NSGA-II, Indus.
Eng. Chem. Res., 47, 3489-3501 (2008).
Sankararao and S. K. Gupta, Multi-objective Optimization
of an Industrial Fluidized-bed Catalytic Cracking Unit (FCCU)
using two Jumping Gene Adaptations of Simulated
Annealing, Comp. Chem. Eng., 31, 1496-1515 (2007).
Sangwai, D. N. Saraf and S. K. Gupta, Dynamic
Viscoelastic Properties of Bulk Free Radical
Polymerizing Systems under Near-isothermal and
Non-Isothermal Conditions, Rheol. Acta, 46, 455-468
Sangwai, S. A. Bhat, S. Gupta, D. N. Saraf and S. K.
Gupta, Bulk Free Radical Polymerizations of Methyl
Methacrylate under Non-Isothermal Conditions and with
Intermediate Addition of Initiator: Experiments and
Modeling, Polymer, 46, 11451-11462 (2005).
Kasat and S. K. Gupta, Multi-objective Optimization of
an Industrial Fluidized-bed Catalytic Cracking Unit (FCCU)
using Genetic Algorithm with the Jumping Genes Operator,
Comp. Chem. Eng., 27, 1785-1800 (2003).
S. K. Gupta and A. K. Ray, Applications of
Multiobjective Optimization in Chemical Engineering,
Reviews Chem. Eng., 16, 1-54 (2000).