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Name : Mr. Fazil .A

Department : Chemical Engineering

Designation : Assistant Professor


Email: fazil@tkmce.ac.in

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Room No. H 113
Department of Chemical Engineering
TKM College of Engineering
Kollam-5
Kerala

Education

  • B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from TKM College of Engineering, Kollam under University of Kerala-First Class with Distinction
  • M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai-CGPA 9.11/10

Professional Experience

  • 12 years of Teaching Experience as Lecturer/Assistant Professor
  • 1 year Industrial Experience in Travancore Titanium Products Ltd., Kochuveli, Thiruvananthapuram

Research Interest

  • Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials for Renewable Energy
  • Fuel Cells
  • Environmental Engineering

Ongoing PhDs.

    Consultancy and Sponsored Projects

      Awards and Honours

      • Awarded best poster on the topic "Carbon Nanotubes Supported Silver Catalyst for Anion Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells" in the Indo-US Workshop on Electrocatalytic Materials for Fuel and Biofuel Cells organized by Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi in collaboration with Indo-US Science & Technology Forum, India during February 26-28, 2013
      • Innovation titled "Spherical Fibrous Carbon Nano Catalyst Support for Fuel Cell Applications" by Nithin Sebastian and Kiran Jacob has won special prize in the TECHFEST - 2016 of KSCSTE organized jointly by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment, Science & Technology Dept., Govt. of Kerala and APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University during 8-9 January 2016. Worked as the Mentor of this innovation.

      Membership in Professional Bodies

      • Life Member of The Indian Society for Technical Education

      Duties and Responsibilities

      • [Current Duties & Responsibilities]
      • Member of Institute Research Council
      • Department Quality Assurance Cell (DQAC) Coordinator
      • Member of the College Level Anti Ragging Cell
      • Senior Adviser of 2013 Admission B.Tech Chemical Engineering Batch
      • Member of the College Level Industry Institute Interaction Cell (IIIC) representing the Department of Chemical Engineering
      • Member of the College Level Faculty and Staff Development Cell
      • Member of the Departmental Management Committee of Chemical engineering Department
      • Member of the College Level Website Management Committee
      • Member of the Committee for preparation of College Brochure
      • Lab in Charge of Chemical and Instrumental Analysis Laboratory
      • Member of Staff Club Executive Committee
      • Staff Coordinator - RAASA 2016, Techfest, Dept. of Chemical Engineering
      • [Past Duties & Responsibilities]
      • Staff Editor- College Magazine 2015-16
      • Assistant Placement Officer - Training & Placement Cell, TKMCE
      • Deputy Warden of Golden Jubilee Hostel of the College
      • Member of the College Level Time Table Committee
      • Staff in charge of the Easy Campus Software Management for Chemical Engineering Department
      • Programme Officer of National Service Scheme from October 2007 to June 2011
      • Member of District Level Disaster Management Task Force constituted by Corporation of Kollam, from March 2008 to June 2011
      • Resident Tutor of Trust Hostel from August 2007 to July 2008
      • Worked as the Treasurer of Staff Club of TKM College of Engineering
      • Worked as the member of the Squad to monitor Series examinations
      • Worked as the Volunteership Coordinator of the Intercollegiate Arts Fest - Rithu ‘14
      • Worked as Stock Verification Officer for conducting the Annual stock Verification
      • Worked as the Academic Coordinator of Chemical Engineering Department
      • Worked as Staff Coordinator of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers Student Chapter
      • Senior Advisor of 2007-2011 B.Tech Chemical Engineering Batch
      • Worked as Staff Coordinator of Chemfest 2011

      Teachng History

      • 1. July - December 2016
      • Fluid & Particle Mechanics I (H)
      • Fuel Cell Technology (H)
      • Particle Technology Lab
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      • 2. January - June 2016
      • Chemical Engineering Design II (H)
      • Project Engineering (H)
      • Chemical Reaction Engineering Laboratory (H)
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      • 3. July - December 2015
      • Particle Technology (H)
      • Fluid Flow Operations I (H)
      • Software Laboratory (H)
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      • 4. January - June 2015
      • Chemical Engineering Design II (H)
      • Fuel Cell Technology (H)
      • Software Laboratory (H)
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      • 5. July-December 2014
      • Chemical Engineering Design I (H)
      • Fluid Flow Operations I (H)
      • Software Laboratory (H)
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      • 6. January-June 2014
      • Chemical Engineering Design II (H)
      • Fuel Cell Technology (H)
      • Mass Transfer Operations Laboratory (H)
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      • 7. July-December 2013
      • Mass Transfer Operations I (H)
      • Chemical Engineering Design I (H)
      • Software Laboratory (H)
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      • 8. January-June 2011
      • Computer Programming & Numerical Methods (B,H)
      • Energy Engineering (H)
      • Mass Transfer Laboratory (H)
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      • 9. July-December 2010
      • Project Engineering (H)
      • Mass Transfer Operations I (H)
      • Particle Technology Laboratory (H)
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      • 10. January-June 2010
      • Economics & Management of Chemical Industries (H)
      • Fluid Flow Operations I (H)
      • Software Laboratory (H)
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      • 11. June-December 2009
      • Process Instrumentation (H)
      • Particle Technology (H)
      • Mechanical Operations Laboratory (H)
      • Heat Transfer Operations Laboratory (H)
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      • 12. January-June 2009
      • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics (H)
      • Computer Aided Plant Design (H)
      • Software Laboratory (H)
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      • 13. June-December 2008
      • Fluid Flow Operations (B)
      • Bioprocess Engineering (B)
      • Fluid Flow Operations Laboratory (B)
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      • 14. January-June 2008
      • Chemical Engineering Design (H)
      • Fluid Flow Operations II (H)
      • Reaction Engineering & Process Control Laboratory (H)
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      • 15. July-December 2007
      • Chemical Technology I (H)
      • Fluid Flow Operations I (H)
      • Mass Transfer Operations Laboratory (H)
      • Chemical Technology Laboratory (H)
      • Mechanical Operations Laboratory (H)
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      • 16. January-June 2007
      • Chemical Reactions Engineering (B)
      • Computer Programming & Numerical Methods (B,H)
      • Bioprocess Engineering Laboratory
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      • 17. July-December 2006
      • Fluid Flow Operations (B)
      • C++ Laboratory (B)
      • Downstream Processing Laboratory (B)
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      • 18. January-June 2006
      • Drugs & Pharmaceutical Technology (B)
      • Computer Programming & Numerical Methods (B,H)
      • Downstream Processing Laboratory (B)
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      • 19. July-December 2005
      • Bioprocess Calculations (B)
      • Downstream Processing (B)
      • Heat & Mass Transfer Laboratory (B)

      Courses and Training Attended

      • 1. Training Program on “Student Evaluation and Question Paper Setting” by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research (MHRD) Chennai at APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University, Trivandrum from 13th to 15th February, 2017
      • 2. GIAN short course on “Fuel Cell Technology” by Prof. Gregory Jackson (Colorado School of Mines, USA) at IIT Gandhinagar from 5th to 9th December, 2016
      • 3. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Program on "Health, Safety and Environmental Management Systems" Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam from 25th to 30th July, 2016
      • 4. TEQIP National Course on "Multiphase Flow in Oil and Gas Industry" Organized by Centre for Educational Training, IIT Guwahati, from 7th to 11th March, 2016
      • 5. TEQIP Sponsored Industry Institute Interaction One Day Workshop on "Perspectives, prospects and problems in value addition of Beach Sand Minerals" Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam on 5th February, 2016
      • 6. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Program on "Renewable Energy: Policies and Practices" Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 30th November to 5th December, 2015
      • 7. AICTE Sponsored Short Term Course on "Combustion Theory and Computational Techniques" Organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 16th to 21st November, 2015
      • 8. AICTE Sponsored Short Term Course on "Advances in Nanotechnology" Organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 23rd to 28th March, 2015
      • 9. AICTE Sponsored Short Term Course on “Thermodynamics Analysis of Modern Separation Processes” Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, from 24th to 28th November, 2014
      • 10. TEQIP Sponsored Two Day Workshop on "Pressure Vessels & Piping" Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT Trichy, Tiruchirappalli, from 3rd to 4th July 2014
      • 11. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Waste Management – Issues and Priorities” Organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 3rd to 5th March, 2014
      • 12. Eleventh ISEAC International Discussion Meet on “Electrochemistry and its Applications” held at Amritsar, Punjab, from 20th to 25th February, 2014
      • 13. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Separation Techniques in Process Industries” Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 16th to 20th December, 2013
      • 14. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Safety Practices in Laboratory Experiments and Maintenance” Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 28th to 30th November, 2013
      • 15. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Water and Wastewater Management” Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 18th to 22nd November, 2013
      • 16. AICTE Sponsored Winter School on “System Simulation with MATLAB, Maple & LabVIEW” Organized by the Department of Instrumentation and Control Engineering, NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad, from 4th to 16th November, 2013
      • 17. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Trends in Nanotechnology” Organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 28th October to 1st November, 2013
      • 18. TEQIP Sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Computational Fluid Dynamics and its Applications” Organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 19th to 24th August, 2013
      • 19. Indo-US Workshop on “Electrocatalytic Materials for Fuel and Biofuel Cells” Organized by the Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi in Collaboration with Indo-US Science & Technology Forum, India, from 26th to 28th February, 2013
      • 20. Workshop on “Electrochemical Kinetics and Thermodynamics – Principles and Applications” Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, from 11th to 13th April 2012
      • 21. Workshop on “High Impact Teaching Skills” attested by Dale Carnegie & Associates, Inc. Trainer and Wipro from 25th to 26th October 2010
      • 22. Short Term Programme on “Biotechnology & Biochemical Engineering” Organized by the Applied Sciences Department, National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training and Research, Chandigarh from 23rd to 27th November 2009
      • 23. “Three Days Induction Programme for Young Teachers” Organized by ISTE CHAPTER TKMCE, held at TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, from 16th to 18th November 2009
      • 24. Seminar on “Advances in Value Chain of Hydrocarbon Sector” Organized by PETROTECH in association with Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd, Chennai, from 20th to 21st April, 2009
      • 25. AICTE Sponsored Winter school on “Student Counselling and Career Guidance” Organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research, Chennai, at Toc H Institute of Science & Technology, Arakkunnam, from 23rd to 28th March, 2009
      • 26. AICTE Sponsored National Level Workshop on “Simulation of chemical Plants using Modular Simulators” Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Maharashtra Academy of Engineering, Pune, from 19th to 20th June 2008
      • 27. Short Term Programme on “Nanotechnology – Opportunity and Challenges” Organized by the Applied Sciences Department, National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training and Research, Chandigarh from 21st to 25th April 2008
      • 28. “Two Days Trainers’ Training for NSS Programme Officers” conducted by Kerala State Pollution Control Board at Government Youth Hostel, Thrikkakkara, from 8th to 9th April, 2008
      • 29. AICTE Sponsored Short Term Training Programme on “Advanced Polymeric Materials for Electronic and Electrochemical Applications” Organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, from 2nd to 7th July, 2007
      • 30. DBT Sponsored Two Day National Seminar on “Innovative Approaches for Institute – Industry Partnerships: Education & Training in Biotechnology” Organized by Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, from 6th to 7th April, 2007
      • 31. One Week Course on “MATLAB” Organized by Centre for Continuing Education, Mohandas College of Engineering and Technology, Anad, from 14th to 18th May, 2007
      • 32. “Orientation Training Course for Programme Officers of the National Service Scheme” Organized by National Service Scheme Training and Orientation Centre, Kerala at Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalamassery, from 1st to 10th August, 2006
      • 33. ISTE Sponsored Short Term Course on “Teaching Methodology & Management” Organized by Mohandas College of Engineering & Technology, Anad, from 13th to 18th November 2006
      • 34. AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme on “Application of Biotech Engineering in Food Processing” Organized by the Department of Process and Food Engineering, College of Technology, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Uttaranchal, from 12th to 24th June, 2006
      • 35. Short Term Training Programme on “Development of Skill and Personality” Organized by ISTE Chapter M-CET, Mohandas College of Engineering & Technology, Anad from 2nd to 6th April, 2006

      International Journals:

      • Fazil, A. and Chetty, R. (2014), Synthesis and Evaluation of Carbon Nanotubes Supported Silver Catalyst for Alkaline Fuel Cell. Wiley-Electroanalysis, 26: 2380–2387. doi: 10.1002/elan.201400246. Impact Factor: 2.502(2014)-scijournal.org. Journal ISSN: 1040-0397, Online ISSN: 1521-4109
      • Mohammed Ijas, M., Bifin Johns, M T., Shehinshad, T P., Nuayim, E., Abdul Rasheed, A S. and Fazil, A. (2016), “Effect of Natural Rubber Latex (NRL) – Clay Powder Mixture on the strength of Portland Concrete”. IJIR, Vol-2, Issue-11, ISSN: 2454-1362
      • Arjun, P., Mishal, K M., Sreeja, K S., Saibi, R. and Fazil, A. (2016), “Degradation of Malathion in aqueous solution”. IJIR, Vol-2, Issue-11, ISSN: 2454-1362
      • Jerril Joy., Shabeeb, K T., Sruthi Sasidharan., Vishnu Prakash., Saibi, R., Fazil, A. and Radhakrishnan, K B. (2016), “Synthesis and evaluation of carbon catalyst from human urine for Proton Exchange Fuel Cell”. IJIR, Vol-2, Issue-11, ISSN: 2454-1362
      • Nithin Sebastian Kuncheria., Kiran Abraham Jacob., Raghuram Chetty. and Fazil, A. (2016), “Electrochemical study of Pt deposited pyrolised Glucose and Sucrose”. IJIR, Vol-2, Issue-11, ISSN: 2454-1362
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      International Conference:

      • Nithin, K S., Kiran, J A. and Fazil, A. (2016) "New findings in Process Technology". AchemAsia2016, Beijing, China, May 9-12, 2016
      • Kiran, J A., Nithin, K S., Fazil, A. and Radhakrishnan, K B. (2015) "Enhancing thermal conductivity of Heat Exchangers by Epoxy-Graphite Composite". International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT Karnataka, Surathkal, December 20-22, 2015
      • Fazil, A. and Chetty, R. (2014), “Synthesis and Evaluation of Carbon Nanotubes Supported Silver Catalyst for Alkaline Fuel Cell”. Eleventh International Discussion Meet on Electrochemistry, Punjab, February 20-25, 2014: ISBN 978-81-901950-6-5
      • Fazil, A. and Chetty, R. (2013), “Carbon Nanotubes Supported Silver Catalyst for Anion Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell”, Indo-US Workshop on Electrocatalytic Materials for Fuel and Biofuel Cells (Indo-US ECM-2013), February 26-28, 2013

      National Conference:

      • Kiran, J A., Nithin, K S., Fazil, A. and Radhakrishnan, K B. (2016). Kerala Technological Congress (KETCON 2016) January 8-9, 2016.
      • Fazil, A. and Chetty, R. (2012), Silver/CNT Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction Reactions in Alkaline Media, CHEmference ’12, IIT Bombay, December 10-11, 2012