Research Publications

Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals

Application of laccase immobilized rice straw biochar for anthracene degradation
Arfin Immam, Sunil Kumar Suman, Raghuvir Singh, Bhanu Prasad Vempatapu, Anjan Ray and Pankaj K Kanaujia
Environmental Pollution; Vol. 268, Part A, pp 115827 (2021)
Online Ref : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2020.115827


Managing supply chain aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic in India
Anjan Ray
Indian Chemical Engineer; pp (Nov 2021 online published)
Online Ref : https://doi.org/10.1080/00194506.2020.1845989


Estimation of Gas Holdup Using the Gassed to Ungassed Power Ratio of an Oxygen−Water System in a Stirred and Sparged Tank Contactor
Sudip K. Ganguly, Akash Thakare, Deepak P. Patil, Aditi Tibrewal, Anuj Dethe, Chandrajit B. Majumder, and Anjan Ray
ACS Omega (in press)
Online Ref : https://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsomega.0c02292


Carbon-Supported Cobalt Nanoparticles as Catalysts for the Selective Hydrogenation of Nitroarenes to Arylamines and Pharmaceuticals
Vishakha Goyal, Naina Sarki, Baint Singh, Anjan Ray, Mukesh Poddar, Ankur Bordoloi, Anand Narani, Kishore Natte;
ACS Applied Nano Materials: 3,11; pp 11070-11079 (Oct 2020)
Online Ref : https://doi.org/10.1021/acsanm.0c02254


Biocarbon supported nanoscale ruthenium oxide-based catalyst for clean hydrogenation of arenes and heteroarenes
Adarsh Kumar, Vishakha Goyal, Naina Sarki, Baint Singh, Anjan Ray, Thallada Bhaskar, Ankur Bordoloi, Anand Narayani and Kishore Natte
ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2020; 8 (41), pp 15740-15754 (2020)
Online Ref : doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.0c05773


Determination of biodiesel and used cooking oil in automotive diesel/green diesel fuels through high-performance liquid chromatography
Bhanu Prasad Vempatapu, Jagdish Kumar, Anjan Ray, VK Chhibber, Pankaj K Kanaujia
Journal of Chromatography (Elsevier); Vol 1629, pp 461512 (2020)
Online Ref : doi.org/10.1016/j.chroma.2020.461512


Effect of utilization of crude glycerol as substrate on fatty acid composition of an oleaginous yeast Rhodotorula mucilagenosa IIPL32: Assessment of Nutritional Indices
Neha Bansal, Diptarka Dasgupta, Saugata Hazra, Thallada Bhaskar, Anjan Ray, Debashish Ghosh
Bioresource Technology (Elsevier); pp 123330 (2020)
Online Ref : doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2020.123330


India Transitions to Bharat Stage VI Fuels
N Viswanatham, Devendra Singh, Ajay K Gupta and Anjan Ray
Dew Journal; Vol 29 (6), pp 35-43 (April 2020)


Converting indigenous waste carbon sources to useful products; Converting indigenous waste carbon sources to useful products
Anjan Ray, Anil K Sinha, Neeraj Atray, Sanat Kumar
Special issue on environment; pp 204 (2019); Vol. 205


Studies on the Sustainability of Vegetable Oil as a Biocompatible Multipurpose Green Lubes and Additives
P Nagendramma, S Goyal, Anjan Ray and N Atrey
Indian Journal of Chemical Technology 26(5), pp 454-457 (2019)


Second Generation Hydrocarbon Fuels from Oil Palm by-products
Anjan Ray
Journal of Oil Palm and the Environment, 4, pp 22-28 (2013)
Online Ref : doi:10.5366/jope.2013.03


Two-dimensional solid state NMR studies of poly (aniline)
P C Stein, William L Earl, Anjan Ray
Synthetic Metals (Elsevier), 55 (1), pp 702-707 (1993)


Electron Localization in Polyaniline and its derivatives
Anjan Ray, Z H Wang, A J Epstein and A G MacDiarmid
Synthetic Metals, 41 (1), pp 749-753 (1991)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(91)91176-B


Electron Localization and Charge Transport in Poly (o-toluidine): A Model Polyaniline Derivative
Anjan Ray, Z H Wang, A J Epstein and A G MacDiarmid
Physical Review B, 43, pp 4373-4378 (1991)
Online Ref : https://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.43.4373


X-ray Structure of Polyanilines
Anjan Ray, M E Jozefowicz, A J Epstein, J P Pouget, J G Masters, Y Sun, X Tang and A G MacDiarmid
Synthetic Metals, 41 (1), pp 723-727 (1991)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(91)91170-F


X-ray Structure of the Polyaniline Derivative Poly (o-toluidine) : Tthe Structural Origin of Charge Localization
Anjan Ray, M E Jozefowicz, A J Epstein, J P Pouget, J G Masters and A G MacDiarmid
Macro-molecules, 24 (21), pp 5863-5868 (1991)
Online Ref : doi:10.1021/ma00021a022


Non-ohmic conductivity: a probe of the localization mechanism in polyaniline derivatives
Z H Wang, E Ehrenfreund, Anjan Ray, A G MacDiarmid, A J Epstein
Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 189 (1), pp 263-272 (1990)


Heteronuclear NMR Studies of Cobalamins#11-15N NMR Studies of the Axial Nucleotide and Amide Side Chains of Cyanocobalamin
Anjan Ray, Kenneth L Brown, Harold B Brooks, Xiang Zou, Mark Victor and Russell Timkovich
Inorganic Chemistry, 29 (24), pp 4841-4844 (1990)
Online Ref : doi:10.1021/ic00349a001


Electron Localization in Polyaniline and Derivatives
Anjan Ray, Z H Wang, H H Javadi, A G MacDiarmid and A J Epstein
Physical Review B: Condensed Matter, 42 (8), pp 5411-5414 (1990)
Online Ref : https://journals.aps.org/prb/abstract/10.1103/PhyRevB 42.5411


15N NMR of Polyaniline
Anjan Ray, A F Richter, K V Ramanathan, S K Manohar, G T Furst, S J Opella, A G MacDiarmid and A J Epstein
Synthetic Metals, 29 (1), pp 243-249 (1989)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(89)90302-0


Polyaniline : Doping, Structure and Derivatives
Anjan Ray, G E Asturias, D L Kershner, A F Richter, A G MacDiarmid and A J Epstein
Synthetic Metals, 29 (1), pp 141-150 (1989)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(89)90289-0


Polyaniline : Protonation/deprotonation of Amine and Imine Sites
Anjan Ray, A F Richter and A G MacDiarmid
Synthetic Metals, 29 (1), pp151-156 (1989)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(89)90290-7


Synthesis and Electrochemistry of Alkyl Ring-Substituted Polyanilines
Anjan Ray, Yen Wei, Walter W Focke, Gary E Wnek and A G MacDiarmid
The Journal of Physical Chemistry, 93, pp 495-499 (1989)
Online Ref : pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/j100338a095


Solution Studies of the Emeraldine Oxidation State of Polyaniline
Anjan Ray, F Zuo, R P McCall, J M Ginder, M G Roe, J M Leng, A J Epstein, G E Asturias, S P Ermer and A G MacDiarmid
Synthetic Metals, 29 (1), pp 445-450 (1989)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(89)90331-7


Vapor Deposited Polyaniline
Anjan Ray, K Uvdal, M Logdlund, P Dannetun, L Bertilsson, S Stafstrom, W R Salaneck, A G MacDiarmid, A Ray, E M Scherr, T Hjertberg and A J Epstein
Synthetic Metals, 29 (1), pp 451-456 (1989)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(89)90332-9


Electrochemistry of Ring-Substituted Polyanilines:Effect of Substituents on electronic properties
Anjan Ray, J C Chiang, A G Macdiarmid, Yen Wei, Walter W Focke, Gary E Wnek and Arthur J Epstein
Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 160 (1), pp 221-221 (1988)


Polyaniline : Solutions, Films and Oxidation State
Anjan Ray, M Angelopoulos, G E Asturias, S P Ermer, E M Scherr, A G MacDiarmid, M Akhtar, Z Kiss and A J Epstein
Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 160 (1) (1988)
Online Ref : doi:10.1080/15421408808083010


Polyaniline : Processability from Aqueous Solutions and Effect of Water Vapor on Conductivity
Anjan Ray, M Angelopoulos and G E Asturias
Synthetic Metals, 21 (1-3) pp 21-30 (1987)
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/0379-6779(87)90062-2


PVC Calendering : A Simplified Prediction Technique
Anjan Ray and A V Shenoy
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 30 (1), pp 1-18 (1985)
Online Ref : doi:10.1002/app.1985.070300101

Abstracts and/or Conference Proceedings

Science Behind Carryover Issues in LPG Treating Units: Technological Challenges and Solutions
S K Ganguly, Sunil Kumar, C B Mazumdar and Anjan Ray
Indian Science Congress, Bangalore, January 2020


A Correlation for Estimation of Gas holdup in a Gas-Liquid System using an Agitated and Sparged Tank Contactor
S K Ganguly, A Thakre, D Patil, A Tibrewal, A Dethe, C B Mazumdar and Anjan Ray
26th International Symposium on Chemical Reaction Engineering & 9th Asia-Pacific Chemical Engineering Symposium (ISCRE 26), New Delhi, December 2020


Development of Ecofriendly and Biodegradable Polyglycerol Esters as Biolubricant for Industrial Applications
P Nagendramma, S K Bari and Anjan Ray
10th International Conference on Industrial Tribology, IISc Bangalore, December 2019


Metabolite Footprinting of Oleaginous Yeast cultivated under different Carbon Sources through Mass Spectroscopy Approach
M Sailwal, A Das, D Dasgupta, D Agrawal, T Bhaskar, Anjan Ray and D Ghosh
NHBT 2019 Conference -New Horizon in Biotechnology, NIIST Trivandrum, November 2019


Nutritional Assessment of MUFA-rich Yeast Lipid as Edible Oil Blend
N Bansal, D Dasgupta, A K Kurmi, T Bhaskar, Anjan Ray and D Ghosh
NHBT 2019 Conference -New Horizon in Biotechnology, NIIST Trivandrum, November 2019


Solutions to the Carryover Issues in the LPG Treating Units: A Case Study
S K Ganguly, S Kumar, C B Mazumdar and Anjan Ray
2nd Edition of Indian Oil and Gas Chemistry, Chemicals and Additives (IOGCA) Conference, Ahmedabad, September 2019


Lubrication Properties of Cycloaliphatic Esters for their Application in Micromachine Elements
N Sharma, G D Thakre and Anjan Ray
IBCAM 2019, IISc Bangalore, July 2019


Energy Efficient Greener Functional Fluid Materials from Renewable Resources
P Nagendramma, S K Bari, N Atray and Anjan Ray
3rd National Symposium on Shaping the Energy Future: Challenges and Opportunities SEFCO 2019, CSIR-IIP Dehradun, May 2019


Rural Development through Improved Jaggery Making Plant
P Arya, S Kumar, G D Thakre, A K Jain and Anjan Ray
International Conference on Creativity and Innovation with Grass Roots ICCIG-4, Ahmedabad, January 2019


A Process for Drop in Renewable Aviation Fuel
R K Joshi, R Kumar, Rohit Kumar, M Anand, S Farooqui, A K Sinha, and Anjan Ray
23rd Refining and Petrochemicals Technology Meet (RPTM), Mumbai, January 2019


Studies on the Sustainability of Vegetable Oil as a Biocompatible Multipurpose Green Lubes and Additives
P Nagendramma, J Singh, S Goyal, Neeraj Atray and Anjan Ray
2nd National Symposium on Shaping the Energy Future: Challenges and Opportunities SEFCO-2018 CSIR-IIP Dehradun, May 2018


Development of New Generation Bio Lubricating Oils for Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS)
P Nagendramma, Anjan Ray, N Duggal, N Naidu and Neeraj Atray
11th ISFL, IOCL R&D Surajkund, April 2018


Role of Bitumen as an Engineering Material in the Flexible Pavement Construction
K Kumar, A Singh, M Srivastava and Anjan Ray
11th ISFL, IOCL R&D Surajkund, April 2018


Refinery Integration of Renewable Fuels
Anjan Ray
PETROTECH, New Delhi, 2014


Conversion of Existing Petroleum Refineries into Green Fuels Facilities – Low Carbon Jet Fuel
Anjan Ray and James E Rekoske
The Industry Flight Path, Melbourne, February 2013


A Drop-in Renewable Diesel for Automotive Engines
Ratanavalee in Ochanon, Kunn Kangvansaichol, Chonchada Tipdecho and Anjan Ray
Asia Refining Technology Conference, Bangkok, February 2012


Conversion of Palm Derived Biomass to a Liquid Energy Delivery Intermediate
Anjan Ray, David M Cepla and Soumendra Banerjee
PIPOC-2011, International Palm Oil Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 2011


Conversion of Biomass to Fuel as an Environmental Impact Reduction Opportunity for the Pulp and Paper Industry
Mark E Reno, Monique Streff, Anjan Ray and Andrew Hird
Paperex-2009 Conference, New Delhi, December 2009


Productivity Improvement and Optimization of High Energy Consumption in Rigid PVC Processing Through High Performance Lubricants
James Garft and Anjan Ray
Polymer Processing Society International Conference PPS-25, Goa, March 2009


Personal Care Formulation Trends in India
Anjan Ray (Keynote Address)
In-Cosmetics, Mumbai, August 2008


Structure Property Relationships in Textile Finishing Through Functionalised Polymers
Rabin Santra, M M Bhagwat and Anjan Ray (Invited Lecture)
International Conference on Emerging Trends in Polymers and Textiles, New Delhi, January 2005


Optical Studies of Polyanilines : Effects of Alkyl Ring-Substitution and Solvent Environment
Anjan Ray, Alan G MacDiarmid, John M Ginder and Arthur J Epstein
MRS Proceedings Vol 173, MRS Fall Meeting, Boston (1989)
Online Ref : dx.doi.org/10.1557/PROC-173-253


The polyanilines-processing, molecular-weight, oxidation-state and derivatives
A G MacDiarmid, G E Asturias, D L Kershner, S K Manohar, Anjan Ray, EM Scherr, Y Sun, X Tang, A J Epstein
Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, Vol 197, pp 20-Poly, ( April 1989)


Spectroscopic and Molecular Weight Studies of Polytoluidines
Yen Wei, Kesyin F Hsueh, Sandor Nagy, Anjan Ray, Alan G MacDiarmid, J Dykins, Arthur J Epstein
MRS online Proceedings Vol 173 (1989)


New metallic derivatives of polyaniline-n-substituted and ring substituted derivatives of emeraldine salts
M Angelopoulos, S P Ermer, Anjan Ray, A G Macdiarmid, A J Epstein
Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, Vol 193, pp 46-IAEC ( April 1987)


Book Chapters

A Treatise on Kinetics of Catalytic Oxidation of Thiols in Light Oil Sweetening Process – Methodology to Predict Industrial Oxidizer Performance
S. K. Ganguly, C. B. Majumder & A. Ray
Chemical Engineering Greeting to Prof. Laura A. Pellegrini, M. Masi, G. D. Guido & S. Moili, Eds., The Italian Association of Chemical Engineers, AIDIC Press, Milan, Italy, 2020.
The Italian Association of Chemical Engineers, pp. 221-233
Online Ref : (ISBN: 978-88-95608-99-0)


Chiral Conducting Poly (3-Alkylthiophenes): Spectroscopic and Electrochemical Properties
Dilip Kotkar, Pushpito K Ghosh, Anjan Ray
edited by P N Prasad and J K Nigam in Frontiers of Polymer Research
Springer US, pp 407-411
Online Ref : doi:10.1007/978-1-4615-3856-1_42


Production of Green Liquid Hydrocarbon Fuels
Anjan Ray and Amar Anumakonda
edited by Ashok Pandey et al in Biofuels : Alternative Feedstocks and Conversion Processes
pp 587 – 608 ONLINE
Online Ref : doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-385099-7.00027-9