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Educational Qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee.

Master of Technology in Chemical Engineering with specialization in Environmental Management from Ujjain Engineering College, Ujjain

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from Institute of Engineering, Jiwaji University, Gwalior


National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (November, 2014- November, 2016)
Working as Lecturer (on contract) at Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur and share a teaching load of undergraduate program.

Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited, New Delhi (May 2008- December 2008)
Worked as Assistant Manager-Consultancy for “Waste minimization in Basic Chrome Manufacturing Units (MoEF Project)”, “Feasibility study for Acid and Metal recovery from Stainless steel pickling unit in Jodhpur Industrial area (MoEF Project)”, and “Energy Audit of Street lighting system at Dimapur, Itanagar, and Deharadun (BEE Project)”.

GRASIM Industries Limited, Nagda (May 2007- May 2008)
Worked as Graduate Engineer Trainee in Production and Quality Control of Staple fiber and further, worked for scale-up of a pilot plant to semi-commercial plant.

Rama Phosphate Limited, Indore (July 2004- August 2004)
Carried out an overview study project on production of sulphuric acid and single super phosphate in chemical division.


• Amit Rai, Bikash Mohanty, Ravindra Bhargava, “Experimental modeling and simulation of supercritical fluid extraction of moringa oleifera seed oil by carbon dioxide”, Chemical Engineering Communications 0 (2017) 1-7. (Accepted, In Press DOI: 10.1080/00986445.2017.1328415).

• Amit Rai, Ravindra Bhargava, Bikash Mohanty “Simulation of Supercritical Fluid Extraction of Essential Oil from Natural Products”, Journal of Applied Research on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants 5 (2017) 1-9.

• Amit Rai, Bikash Mohanty, Ravindra Bhargava “Fitting of Broken and Intact Cell model to supercritical fluid extraction (SFE) of sunflower oil”, Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies 38 (2016) 33-40.

• Abhik Banargee, Amit Rai, Bikash Mohanty, Varun “Simulation of combustion space heat transfer of glass melting furnace”, Heat Transfer – Asian Research. (Accepted, In Press DOI: htj21231).

• Amit Rai, Bikash Mohanty, Ravindra Bhargava “Supercritical Extraction of Sunflower Oil : A CCD for Extraction variables”, Food Chemistry 192 (2016) 647-659. (Impact Factor: 3.259)

• Amit Rai, Bikash Mohanty, Ravindra Bhargava “Modeling and Response Surface Analysis of Supercritical Extraction of Watermelon Seed Oil using Carbon Dioxide”, Separation and Purification Technology 141 (2015) 354-365.

• Amit Rai, Kumargauro Punase, Bikash Mohanty, Ravindra Bhargava, “Model Evaluation of Supercritical Fluid Extraction Process”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 72 (2014) 274-287.

• Amit Rai, Pankaj Jain, Ravindra Bhargava, Bikash Mohanty, “Simulation of Supercritical Fluid Extraction of Essential Oil from Rosemary & Basil leaves as well as Vetiver Roots”, International conference ACE-2013, February 22-24, 2013, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, page No. 113.

• Amit Rai

, Ashish Baurasi, “Removal of heavy metal Cr (VI) from waste water sample with the help of Sugar Cane Bagasses”, National level Technical symposium “Tech-Zephyr2006”, January 21-22, 2006, Ujjain Engineering College, Ujjain (M.P.)

• Abhik Banargee

, Amit Rai, Bikash Mohanty, “Interpretation of flow pattern in Glass Tank using statistical analysis” (Poster paper), International conference ACE-2013, February 22-24, 2013, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, Page No. 193.