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PhD Scholar (CDRF)

Posted on : 14/09/2023

Applications are invited for ONE position of PhD Scholar on project, “Separation of Carcinogenic Industrial Solvents Using Solar Energy, Encapsulated PCM based Magnetic Nanoparticles and AI applications for Optimization: Towards a Sustainable Alternative” under the supervision of Prof. Ranjan Dey, Prof. Suvanjan Bhattacharyya and Prof. Surjya Ghosh

Deserving candidates check the eligibility criteria and qualification process of the PhD program of BITS Pilani (



Scope of work



Desirable Qualification

● Thermodynamic/Transport Properties of Liquid mixtures

● Fabrication of experimental setup.

● Preparation of encapsulated PCM based nanoparticles.

● Perform CFD analysis

●        M. Sc. in Chemistry or         M.Tech        in Mechanical Engg. / Chemical Engineering

·   Basic Exposure in AI/ML

·   Computational fluid dynamics (ANSYS, Open Foam, Comsol)

·   Experience                   in Experimental work on

renewable energy.



Fellowship: ₹37,000 - ₹42,000 per month (based on the year of PhD and performance)

Duration: As per BITS Pilani norms (

Place of work: BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus, Goa

Application process: Please apply with CV and Cover letter (showing alignment and justification with the roles/responsibilities/requirements) using this form

Preliminary shortlisting will be based on resume and telephonic/audio-visual interview within a week of last date of application. For final interview, the candidate will be informed through e-mail for interview. No TA/DA will be provided in case of personal interview. For more details, please contact:

Prof. Ranjan Dey, FRSC Dept of Chemistry, Goa Campus

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