Awards and Honors

  • Honoree, special session in the Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division, AIChE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, 18 Oct 2011.
  • Honoree, Festschrift issue, Polym. Eng. Sci. (Volume 51, No. 10, 2011; a Society of Plastics Engineers-USA/Wiley Journal).
  • L & T Chair Professor of Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay, Dec 2009-June 2010.
  • Professor, IIT Bombay, 2008-2010.
  • Fellow, The Indian National Academy of Engineering, New Delhi, elected 2009.
  • Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, elected 1987.
  • Fellow, The National Academy of Sciences, India, Allahabad, elected 2005.
  • Herdillia Award of IIChE for Excellence in Basic Research in Chemical Engineering, 1987.
  • Visiting Professor, University of Notre Dame, 1985-87.
  • Visiting Professor, National University of Singapore, 1998-99.
  • Visiting Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1999-2000.

Selected Publications

  • A. K. Ray and S. K. Gupta, “Mathematical Methods in Chemical and Environmental Engineering", Cengage Learning, Singapore, 2004, 689 pages.
  • H. Sahni, S.K. Gupta and A. Mehra, “Modeling of Continous Entrapment and Growth of Gas Bubbles During the Polymerization of Methyl Methacrylate", Polym. Eng. Sci., 51,1942-1956 (2011).
  • M. Ramteke and S. K. Gupta, “Biomimicking Altruistic Beaviour of Honey Bees in Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm", Indus. Eng. Chem. Res., 48, 9671-9685 (2009)..
  • A. Agarwal 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).
  • B. 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).
  • J. S. 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 (2007).
  • J. S. 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).
  • R. B. 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).
  • V. Bhaskar, S. K. Gupta and A. K. Ray, "Applications of Multiobjective Optimization in Chemical Engineering", Reviews Chem. Eng., 16, 1-54 (2000).