DEPARTMENT.FACULTY

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Dr. Saeikh Zaffar Hassan
  • DEPARTMENT_STAFF.QUALIFICATION

    PhD (Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay); M.Tech (Polymer Processing & Technology, ICT Mumbai); B.Tech (Petrochemical Engg., AMU Aligarh)

  • DEPARTMENT_STAFF.DESIGNATION

    Assistant Professor

  • DEPARTMENT_STAFF.THRUST_AREA

    Biodiesel Synthesis, Pyrolysis/Co-pyrolysis of Biomass/Plastic to Liquid Fuel, Modeling & Optimization using DOE (Designing of Experiment) Techniques

  • DEPARTMENT_STAFF.ADDRESS

    Room - P19, Department of Petroleum Studies, AMU Aligarh

  • DEPARTMENT_STAFF.MOBILE

    8272017640

  • DEPARTMENT_STAFF.EMAIL

    saeikhzhassan@zhcet.ac.in

DEPARTMENT_STAFF.COMPLETE_CV

Teaching Experiences:

April 2015 onwards: Working as an Assistant Professor in Department of Petroleum Studies, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Aligarh.

Four years of experience in Teaching Assistantship at I.I.T Bombay for courses: Reaction Engineering (UG & PG), Chemical Technology (UG), UG Lab (Mass transfer)

Industrial & Research Experiences:

2013-14: Research Associate in Department of Chemical Engineering, I.I.T Bombay. 

2009-13: PhD research work in "Reaction Kinetics for Biodiesel Synthesis from Low-Cost Feed-Stocks: A Taguchi Approach" 

2008: Research experience in "Solid-State Polymerization for synthesis of Poly-Lactic Acid biodegradable polymer" in Department of Chemical Engineering, I.I.T Bombay. 

2007-08: Industrial experience in High Performance Coatings as a Chemist (Technical Officer), R&D Division, Asian Paints India Limited, Mumbai. 

2005-07: M.Tech research work in "Zinc rich primer for corrosion protection of steel"

Institute / Department Responsibilities:

Ø  Faculty Advisor – SPE International Students Chapter AMU

Ø  Departmental Coordinator – B.Tech (Petrochemical Engineering) Program

Ø  Departmental Coordinator – NBA2021 of B.Tech (Petrochemical Engineering) Program

Ø  Departmental Coordinator – NAAC (Cycle 2) 2021, AMU

Ø  Departmental  Facilitator – Internal Quality Assurance Cell  (IQAC), AMU

Ø  Departmental Coordinator – LMS MOODLE, AMU

Ø  In-Charge – Reaction Engineering Lab, Deptt. of Petroleum Studies

  1. Publications

    Journals:

    B. Shrirame, S.R. Geed, S.Z. Hassan, J.S. Verma, K. Samal, A. Namdeo, B.N. Rai. Supercritical CO2 extraction of caraway (Carum carvi L.) seed: Optimization and parametric interaction studies using design of experiments. Journal of CO2 Utilization, 2022, 65, 102195. [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcou.2022.102195]

    K.B. Ansari, S.Z. Hassan, R. Bhoi, E. Ahmed. Co-pyrolysis of Biomass and Plastic Wastes: A Review on Reactants Synergy, Catalyst Impact, Process Parameter, Hydrocarbon Fuel Potential, COVID-19 Waste Management. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2021 [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2021.106436]

    M.H.Z. Faruqi, F.Z. Siddiqui, S.Z. Hassan, Optimization of Microwave Treatment for Dewaterability Enhancement of Electroplating Sludge. Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management 2021, 23, 566588. [https://doi.org/10.1007/s10163-020-01141-z]

    M. Athar, S. Zaidi, S.Z. Hassan, Intensification and Optimization of Biodiesel Production using Microwave-Assisted Acid-Organo Catalyzed Transesterification. Process. Scientific Reports 2020, 10 (1), 1–18. [https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-77798-1]

    S.U. Khan, R. Zaidi, S.Z. Hassan, I. H. Farooqui, A. Azam, Application of Fe-Cu Binary Oxide Nanoparticles for the Removal of Hexavalent Chromium from Aqueous Solution. Water Science & Technology 2016, 74 (1), 165–175. [https://doi.org/10.2166/wst.2016.172]

    S.Z. Hassan, M. Vinjamur, Parametric Effects on Kinetics of Esterification for Biodiesel Production: A Taguchi Approach. Chemical Engineering Science 2014, 110, 94–104. [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2013.11.049]

    S.Z. Hassan, M. Vinjamur, Concentration-Independent Rate Constant for Biodiesel Synthesis from Homogeneous-Catalytic Esterification of Free Fatty Acid. Chemical Engineering Science 2014, 107, 290–301. [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2013.12.022]

    S.Z. Hassan, M. Vinjamur, Analysis of Sensitivity of Equilibrium Constant to Reaction Conditions for Esterification of Fatty Acids with Methanol. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 2013, 52 (3), 1205–1215. [https://doi.org/10.1021/ie301881g]

    S.Z. Hassan, S.A. Chopade, M. Vinjamur, Study of Parametric Effects and Kinetic Modeling of Trans-Esterification Reaction for Biodiesel Synthesis. Research Journal of Recent Sciences 2013, 2 (ISC-2012), 6775.

    R.N. Jagtap, P.P. Patil, S.Z. Hassan, Effect of Zinc Oxide in Combating Corrosion in Zinc-Rich Primer. Progress in Organic Coatings 2008, 63 (4), 389–394. [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.porgcoat.2008.06.012]

    R.N. Jagtap, R. Nambiar, S.Z. Hassan, V. C. Malshe, Predictive Power for Life and Residual Life of the Zinc Rich Primer Coatings with Electrical Measurement. Progress in Organic Coatings 2007, 58 (4), 253–258. [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.porgcoat.2006.08.015]

    Book Chapters:

    K.B. Ansari, A. Banerjee, S.Z. Hassan, M. Danish, I. Arman, P. Khan, S. Rahman A.R., K. Naved, Q.T. Trinh. Chapter 9 Two-Dimensional Based Hybrid Materials for Photocatalytic Conversion of CO2 into Hydrocarbon Fuels”, Accepted in Book “2D Nanomaterials for CO2 Conversion into Chemicals and Fuels”, Royal Society of Chemistry.

    K.B. Ansari, S.Z. Hassan, S.A. Farooqui, R. Hasib, P. Khan, S. Rahman A.R., M.S. Khan, Q.T. Trinh. Chapter "Policies, Techno-economic Analysis and Future Perspective of Green Diesel". Book “Green Diesel: An Alternative to Biodiesel and Petrodiesel” in Springer Book Series “Advances in Sustainability Science and Technology, May 2022 (online), 351–375[https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-2235-0_14]

    K.B. Ansari, M. Danish, A. Banerjee, S.Z. Hassan, D.V. Sahayaraj, M.S. Khan, Q.T. Trinh. Chapter 2 Progress in Biomass Fast Pyrolysis: An Outlook of Modern Experimental Approaches”, Book “Innovations in Thermochemical Technologies for Biofuel Processing”, Elsevier, March 2022 (online), 21–62. [https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-85586-0.00010-X]

    K.B. Ansari, M. Danish, A. Banerjee, S.Z. Hassan, D.V. Sahayaraj, M.S. Khan, Q.T. Trinh. Chapter 5 State-of-the-Art Practices to Upgrade Biomass Fast Pyrolysis Derived Bio-Oil”, Book “Innovations in Thermochemical Technologies for Biofuel Processing”, Elsevier, March 2022 (online), 115–147. [https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-85586-0.00003-2]

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PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 5)
17/11/2018
PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 4)
17/11/2018
PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 3)
17/11/2018
PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 2)
17/11/2018
PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 1 supporting material)
17/11/2018
PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 1)
17/11/2018
PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 2)
17/11/2018
PK617 - Unit 3 (Paper 3)
17/11/2018
17/11/2018
17/11/2018
PKC2090/CHC2040 - Unit 3 (Design of Continuous Sedimentation Tank)
25/10/2018
PKC2090/CHC2040 - Unit 1 (Industrial Screens)
07/09/2018
PK617 - Unit 1 (ANOVA)
01/09/2018
PK233/CH214 - Unit 4 (Fluidization)
03/12/2017
PK233/CH214 - Unit 3 (Continuous Sedimentation Problem & Solution)
08/11/2017
PK233/CH214 - Unit 3 (Sedimentation)
01/11/2017
PK233/CH214 - Unit 3 (Classifiers)
01/11/2017
PK422N - Unit 3 (Energy Management Program - II)
17/04/2017
PK422N - Unit 3 (Energy Management Program - I)
17/04/2017
PK422N - Unit 2 (Steam: Generation)
11/03/2017
PK422N - Unit 2 (Additional material on refinery waste-water & its treatment)
25/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 2 (Refinery Waste Water Treatment)
23/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 2 (Refinery Water System)
21/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 1 (Calculation of Theoretical Air)
21/02/2017
PK422N - Uint 1 (Fuel Oil: Combustion & Burner types)
20/02/2017
PK341A - Unit 1 (Catalyst Characterization)
18/02/2017
PK341A - Unit 1 (Preparation & Development of Catalyst - Part 2)
15/02/2017
PK422N - Uint 1 (Fuel Oil, Classification & Properties)
08/02/2017
PK341A - Unit 1 (Preparation & Development of Catalyst - Part 1)
06/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 1 (Properties and Selection of Refrigerants)
06/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 1 (Designation of Refrigerants)
04/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 1 (Refrigerants: Introduction & Classification)
04/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 1 (Introduction and Common Utilities)
04/02/2017
PK422N - Unit 1 (Refrigeration Cycles)
03/02/2017
Syllabus PK422N
03/02/2017
PK341A - Unit 1 (Introduction, properties, components)
27/01/2017
Syllabus (PK341A)
23/01/2017
Unit - 4 (Research paper - Practice problem 3)
23/11/2016
Unit - 4 (Research paper - Practice problem 2)
23/11/2016
Unit - 4 (Research paper - Practice problem 1)
23/11/2016
PK617 - Unit - 4 (Taguchi)
16/11/2016
Research paper 2 (BBD)
16/11/2016
PK617 - Uint - 3 (RSM)
04/10/2016
PK233 - Unit 2(Size Reduction Operations)
09/09/2016
PK617 - Unit 2 (Research Paper on Factorial Design)
07/09/2016
PK233 - Unit 2 (Size reduction equipments)
06/09/2016
PK233 - Unit 2 (Problems - Crushing Efficiency)
06/09/2016
PK617 - Unit 2 (pp 1-17)
30/08/2016
PK233 - Unit 2 (Size Reduction - Introduction)
30/08/2016
PK617 - Uint 1 (F-value table)
21/08/2016
PK233 - Unit 1 (Storage of solid masses)
20/08/2016
PK233 - Unit 1 (Problem 1 & 2: Efficiency of Screen)
16/08/2016
PK233 - Unit 1 (Efficiency of Screen)
16/08/2016
PK233 - Unit 1 (Tutorial - Sieve Analysis)
16/08/2016
PK233 - Unit 1 (Sieve Analysis)
16/08/2016
PK233 - Unit 1 (Problem 1)
13/08/2016
PK617 - Unit 1 (pp 1-13)
11/08/2016
Syllabus (PK617)
04/08/2016
Syllabus (PK 233 / CH 214)
24/08/2015
PK341A - Unit 1 (Types of Reactions and Kinetics)
21/01/2019
PK341A - Unit 1 (Selection of catalyst, part 1)
21/01/2019
PK341A - Unit 1 (Selection of catalyst, part 2)
21/01/2019
PK341A - Unit 1 (Fundamentals in the preparation of heterogeneous catalysts)
31/01/2019
PKC2090/CHC2040 - Unit 1 (Characteristics of solids)
07/08/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (1a. Oil & gas formation and conventional reservoir)
21/09/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (1b. Formation of Oil)
21/09/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (1c. Petroleum accumulation - From the continuous to discontinuous)
21/09/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (2. Trend & progress in global oil and gas exploration - not syllabus part, just for reading)
21/09/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (3a. Exploration and Production - Part I)
21/09/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (3a. Exploration and Production - Part 2)
29/09/2019
PKC6020: Unit-1 (3b. Well Drilling)
10/10/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (3c. Well Completion)
10/10/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (4. Oil Recovery - Primary Methods)
12/10/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 1 (5. Oil Recovery - Secondary Methods)
12/10/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 2 (Distillation and conversion) - I
07/11/2019
PKC6020 - Unit 2 (Distillation and conversion) - II
07/11/2019
PKC2090/CHC2040 - Unit 3 (Agitation & Mixing) - I
07/11/2019
PKC2090/CHC2040 - Unit 3 (Agitation & Mixing) - II
11/11/2019
PKC2090/CHC2040 - Unit 4 (Packed Bed)
14/11/2019
PKC2090/CHC2040 - Unit 3 (Agitation & Mixing) - III
14/11/2019