Dr. Souvik Kumar Paul

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering 

Enzyme kinetics, Catalytic and enzymatic conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to biofuels and value-added products, Microbial co-fermentation of Pentose and Hexose sugars to bioethanol, Lignin Valorization, Techno-Economic and Life cycle assessment (LCA) of Industrial scale processes through process modelling and simulation, Multiscale transport in Bioprocess
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
Birla Institute Of Technology and Science Pilani, Dubai Campus
Dubai International Academic City P. O. Box No. - 345055
Dubai, UAE
Chamber no: 319

Ambust, S., Das, A.J., Paul, S.K., Kumar, R., Ghosh, D., “Remediation and detoxification of oil contaminated marine intertidal through lipopeptide assisted washing strategy: An experimental and kinetic validation approach”, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 180, 113817 (2022). (Impact factor: 7.001), DOI:

  Chakraborty, S., Paul, S.K., “Interaction of reactions and transport in lignocellulosic biofuel production”, Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering, 29, 104–121 (2022). (Impact factor: 5.163), DOI:

Paul, S.K., Chakraborty, S., “Mixing effects on the kinetics of enzymatic hydrolysis of lignocellulosic Sunn hemp fibres for bioethanol production”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 377, 120103 (2019). (Impact factor: 16.744), DOI:

Paul, S.K., Chakraborty, S, “Microwave-assisted ionic liquid-mediated rapid catalytic conversion of non-edible lignocellulosic Sunn hemp fibres to biofuels”, Bioresource Technology, 253, 85–93 (2018). (Impact factor: 11.889), DOI: