Senior Project Scientist (November 2023 - Present)
Research Area Synthesis of porous adsorbent for CO2 capture & conversion to useful chemicals
Area of Interest Synthesis of heterogeneous metal oxides and MOFs along with the analysis of their properties and potential uses for synthesizing energy molecules.
Expertise Synthesis of heterogeneous material with high surface area, porosity and acidic/basic active sites and tuning of their activity with biomass and biomass derived glucose conversion to fuel precursors. Analysis of XRD, XPS, SEM, TEM, FTIR, DRIFT, NMR, Physisorption, Chemisorption, HPLC and GC-MS. Hands on experience of Physisorption, Chemisorption, FTIR, TGA, DRIFT, HPLC and GC-MS.