Prof. Jaideep Chatterjee 

Department of Chemical Engineering

Water & waste-water Purification, Air Purification, Oil-water Interfaces, Capillarity, Surfactants, Porous media characterization
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India


  1. Ravi Kiran Varma and Jaideep Chatterjee, A model for the observed secondary-maximum in backwash-effluent-TDS-data obtained during backwash of spiral-wound RO membranes, Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 2023, 198, 129-137.
  2. Varma R, Chatterjee J, “An improved technique for reducing water wastage from micro-RO-membrane based water purification systems: An experimental study”, 2023, Water Practice & Technology, 18, 5, 1172-1182.
  3. Sangrola S, Avinash K, Nivedhitha S, Chatterjee J, Senthilmurugan S, Selvaraju N, “Optimization of backwash parameters for hollow fibre membrane filters used for water purification”, 2020, Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology, 69, 6, 523-537.
  4. S.S. Srinet, A. Basak, P Ghosh, J Chatterjee, Separation of anionic surfactant in paste form from its aqueous solutions using foam fractionation, 2017, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 5, 2, 1586-1598.
  5. J Chatterjee, A Shajahan, S Pratap, S K Gupta, A comparative study of granular activated carbon and sand as water filtration media with estimation of model parameters, 2017, Advances in Environmental Research, 6, 1, 35-51.
  6. J Chatterjee, Shailendra P., Shajahan A., Dual-deposition-rates in colloid filtration caused by coupled- heterogeneities in a colloidal- population, 2011, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 356, 362-368.
  7. J. Chatterjee, Shajahan A., S. K. Gupta, Estimation of colloidal deposition from heterogeneous populations, 2010, Water Research, 44, 3365-3374.
  8. J. Chatterjee, S. K. Gupta, An agglomeration based model for colloid filtration, 2009, Environmental Science & Technology, 43(10), 3694-3699.
  9. J Chatterjee, Estimation of size from capillary pressure - A correction factor for a two menisci capillary, 2008, Colloids and Surfaces A., 317, 1, 3, 421-430.
  10. J Chatterjee, Prediction of coupled menisci shapes by Young-Laplace equation and the resultant variability in capillary retention, 2007, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 314 (1), 199-206.
  11. Chatterjee J., Agarwal S., Contact angles of porous media by liquid extrusion and comparison to measurements from a novel inclined plate technique, 2005, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 44 (5), 13811389.
  12. Chatterjee J., Limiting conditions for applying the spherical section assumption in contact angle estimation, 2003, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 259 (1), 139-147.
  13. Chatterjee J. Shape analysis based critical Eotvos numbers for buoyancy induced partial detachment of oil drops from hydrophilic surfaces, 2002, Advances in Colloid and Interface Science, 99 (2), 163-179, 2002.
  14. Chatterjee J. Critical Eotvos numbers for buoyancy induced oil drop detachment based on shape analysis, 2002, Advances in Colloid and Interface Science, 98 (3), 265-283, 2002.
  15. Chatterjee J., A novel mechanism of dynamic interfacial tension reduction in triglyceride-alkaline aqueous solution system, 2002, Colloids and Surfaces A: 204, (1-3), 93-102.
  16. Chatterjee J., A criterion for buoyancy induced drop detachment based on an analytical approximation of the drop shape, 2001, Colloids and Surfaces A:, 178, (1-3), 249-263.
  17. Chatterjee J., Wasan D.T., A kinetic model for dynamic interfacial tension variation in an acidic oil/alkali/surfactant system, 1998, Chemical Engineering Science, 53, 15, 27112725.
  18. Chatterjee J., Nikolov A., Wasan D.T., Measurement of ultralow interfacial tension with application to surfactant enhanced alkaline systems, 1998, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 37 (6), 23012306.
  19. Chatterjee J., Wasan D.T., An interfacial tension model for mixed adsorbed layer for a ternary system: Application to an acidic oil/alkali /surfactant system, 1998, Colloids and Surfaces A:, 132, (2-3), 107-125.
  20. Chatterjee J., Nikolov A.D., Wasan D.T., Study of drop-interface coalescence using piezo-imaging, 1996, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 35 (9), 2933-2938.