Message from the Head

Welcome to the website of the Department of Sustainable Energy Engineering. The Department came into existence in December 2020 and has association of more than twenty faculty members drawing from various disciplines who are active in various thematic areas related to the Department. More details of research activities and associated faculty profiles can be found here. The department is committed to excellence in teaching, research & development and outreach related to science, engineering, technology development and policy matters related to energy sustainability.

Departmental Talks

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Latest News

We are pleased to inform you that Dr. Soumyabrata Roy joined our department on 14 May 2024 as an Assistant Professor.

Departmental Events


Two Days Workshop on "Sustainable GeoCommunities Workshop" on 24-25 June 2024, Outreach Center, IIT Kanpur, Noida.
Workshop Poster  |  Website Link


Mr. Chaitanya Gade, Head of Sustainability Monitoring and Evaluation at Govardhan Eco Village, delivered a talk on "Exploring Sustainable Solutions: The Symbiotic Recycling Model of Govardhan Eco Village" 16th April 2024 (Tuesday), 05:30-06:30 PM, LH-14. Poster Link | Picture Link


Mr. Pawan Joshi, Senior Manager, Tata Motors, Pune, India, delivered a talk on "My experiences with the Automobile Industry" 09th April 2024 (Tuesday), 05:30-06:30 PM, Online. Poster Link


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Selected Publications

Saafan A.A, Khadkikar V, Edpuganti A, Moursi M.S.E, Zeineldin H.H., "A Novel Nonisolated Four-Port Converter for Flexible DC Microgrid Operation". IEEE.TIE. DOI: 10.1109/TIE.2023.3257360(2024).

Kushwaha R, Khadkikar V, Edpuganti A., "Electric Vehicle On-Board Fast Charging Through Converter Maximum Switch Utilization". IEEE.TPEL DOI:10.1109/TPEL.2023.3321760(2024).

Kumar R, Priyadershini S, Brajesh K, Gupta S, Dixit A, Garg A., "Interfacial polarization driven relaxation in CuO epitaxial thin films". Appl.Phys.Lett. DOI:10.1063/5.0191693(2024).

Prateek, Kumar P, Gupta R.K, Srivastava V.C, Mall I.D, Stangar U.L., "Agricultural waste for the production of biobased products for remediation of hydroquinone from wastewater". J.Jics DOI: 10.1016/j.jics.2024.101131(2024).

Saraf M, Prateek, Ranjan R, Balasubramaniam B, Thakur V.K, Gupta R.K., "Polydopamine Enabled Biomimetic Surface Engineering of Materials: New Insights and Promising Applications" Admi. DOI: 10.1002/admi.202300670(2024).

Tripathi V.K, Shrivastava M, Dwivedi J, Gupta R.K, Jangir L.K, Tripathi K.M., "Biomass based graphene aerogel for the removal of emerging pollutants from wastewater". J.ReChE. DOI:10.1039/d3re00526g(2024).

Atul Kumar Soni, Abheejeet Mohapatra and S. N. Singh, "Protection Coordination in AC Microgrid via Novel Voltage-Supervised Directional Over-Current Relays", IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, accepted on Feb 19, 2024.

O. Singh, G. Saini, A. De. Hydrodynamic performance enhancement of Savonius hydrokinetic turbine using wedge-shaped triangular deflector in conjunction with circular deflector. Ocean Engineering , 2024, 292, 116572.

Verma. P.K., Devaprasad M., Dave. J., Meena., R., Bhowmik. S. H., S.N. Tripathi and Rostogi. N., 2024., Summertime oxidative potential of atmospheric PM2.5 over New Delhi: Effect of aerosol ageing., accepted for publication in Science of the Total Environment.

N Surya R, SK Bhagat, H Metiu, V Agarwal, "Activation of Methane in Vapor and Molten Sodium Catalyst" 2024.

B. Bhatia, T. Johny, A. De. Primary Breakup instability of Liquid Jet in Cross Flow. Computational Thermal Sciences , 2024, 16(2), 15-31.

ADCA Babu, RS Srivastava, AC Rai Impact of climate change on the heating and cooling load components of an archetypical residential room in major Indian cities Building and Environment 250, 111181

PK Shakya, J Bhattacharya Scaling up of nanophotonics-enabled solar direct-contact membrane desalination system under ambient condition and sun tracking: Challenges, remedies and performance report Desalination 576, 117343

K Brajesh, R Bhunia, S Gupta, R Gupta, A Dixit, A Garg, Low temperature magnetic and dielectric properties correlation in Fe-doped copper (II) oxide ceramics for potential device application, arXiv preprint arXiv:2112.11874