INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D) INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Circular No. 127/2018
RECRUITMENT FOR PROJECT
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary
for the sponsored project
of this Institute. The
temporary initially for a period of
and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:
Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
RD/0118-DONTC04-004 :"Spons/CL/JB-12/2018Title: Moist Membrane Based Technology for Biogas upgradation"
About the project: To develop Moist Membrane Based Technology for Biogas upgradation.
Position & Salary
Project Research Engineer (1 Post
) Consolidated salary Rs.40000 - 56000 + Rs.5000.00/- Out Of Campus Allowance (if applicable) p.m.
M.Tech (CPI>8.5)in Chemical Engineering, with B.Tech (CPI>6) in Chemical Engineering with project work on
1.Hollow fiber membrane technology for gas separation
2.Evidence of translational/entrepreneurial skills like "Make in India".
1.Past experience of fabricating polymeric flat sheet membranes and hollow fiber membranes
2.Past experience of fabricating of Mixed Matrix Membranes (MMMs)
3.Comprehensive knowledge about principle and data interpretation of characterization techniques such as Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopy (FEG-SEM), Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR), Atomic force microscopy (AFM), Gas Chromatography (GC), Zeta Potential, etc.
4.Past experience of making lab scale hollow fiber membrane modules
5.Past experience of working with gas separation membranes
6.Experience of CO2/CH4 separation using hollow fiber membranes
7.Past experience of operating mass flow controllers and bubble flow meter
8.Past work experience focusing on fouling in membranes used for waste water treatment or desalination and their mitigation strategies
9.Experience of working with biogas and comprehensive knowledge about problems associated with its use
10.Comprehensive knowledge about proximate and ultimate analysis of fuels
11.Past experience of making carbon based nanoparticles
12.Comprehensive knowledge about computer aided designing
13.International work experience in renewable energy
14.Leadership, management, entrepreneurial and excellent communication skills
15.Hackathon certificate Experience
1.To perform research and develop a prototype of biogas purification system based on membrane technology.
2.Designing novel polymeric membranes for biogas purification
3.Development of an experimental setup as well as a prototype for scale up
4.Any other work assigned by the project leader/PI
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the
. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at
on or before
30th November, 2018
Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be
required to attend at their own expenses.
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