Ranjan Phukan

Ranjan Phukan
Ranjan Phukan
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Assistant Professor
Petroleum Technology

Profile

Education:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree: B.E. Mechanical Engineering
  2. Master’s Degree: M.Tech. in Petroleum Technology
  3. Ph.D.: Pursuing at IIT, Guwahati
  4. Other: Honours Diploma in Computing from NIIT

Professional Experience:

Sl. No.

Name of   Organisation

Designation

Period

1

Department of Petroleum Technology, Dibrugarh University, Assam, India

Assistant Professor

From January 2007 to Present

2

Tata Consultancy Services, Gurgaon

Assistant System Engineer

From February 2006 to August 2006

3

Shiv-Vani Oil & Gas Exploration Services Ltd., New Delhi

Executive – Technical & Overseas Department

From January 2006 to February 2006

4

Department of Petroleum Technology, Dibrugarh University, Assam, India

Lecturer

(Contract basis)

From March 2004 to December 2005

5

Jay Bee Energy Services Pvt. Ltd., Guwahati, India

Petroleum

Engineer (Trainee)

From February 2003 to April 2003

6

Department of Petroleum Technology, Dibrugarh University, Assam, India

Lecturer

(Contract basis)

From November 2002 to January 2003

 

Area of Interest:

  • Reservoir Engineering & Production Engineering

Specialization:

  • Reservoir & Production Engineering

Research Related Works:

  1. Pursuing Ph.D. (Part Time) at IIT, Guwahati. Registered in July 2012.
  2. I was also the Co-investigator of an University Grants Commission (UGC) sponsored Major Research Project titled “A Comparative Study of Natural Lignosulphonate with its Synthesis Analogues for Enhanced Oil Recovery” completed in February 2013.
  3. Guided 21 numbers of M.Tech. students towards completion of their M.Tech. dissertation works.

Workshop & Seminar Attended:

  1. Participated and Interacted in the day long Conclave on New and Emerging Trends in the Energy Sector, organised by Confederation of Indian Industry in association with the Ministry of DONER at Guwahati, Assam on 20th December 2008.
  2. Attended the Industry – Academia Workshop on “Technology Imperatives for Exploration & Production of Oil & Gas” organised by Petrofed and ONGC at Kaziranga, Assam from 17th- 20th March 2010.
  3. Participated in the Industry-Academia Workshop on “Recent Trends in Petroleum Exploration Technology” organised by ONGCL, Sivasagar, Assam from 23-27April 2012.
  4. Attended the workshop on “Hydrocarbon Industry Growth: Prospects & Challenges in the North East” conducted by PetroTech and Indian Oil Guwahati Refinery at Guwahati, Assam on 21st and 22nd January 2013.

Orientation Programme/Refresher Course:

  1. Participated in the UGC sponsored Orientation Programme from 18th May 2009 to 14th June 2009 held under UGC Academic Staff College, Gauhati University.
  2. Participated in the UGC sponsored Refresher Course from 20th November to 10th December 2014 held under UGC Academic Staff College, Mizoram University.

Publications

Publications in Technical Volumes and Seminar Proceedings

  1. Gogoi SB, Hazarika K, Phukan R, Tiwari P, Uppaluri R and Rajbongshi A, Adsorption of Chemicals on Minerals during Enhanced Oil Recovery Processes, paper no. 435801 [www.aiche.org/annual] published in the proceeding of the 2015 American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1094-6) at Salt Palace Convention Centre, Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek, Hilton Salt Lake City Centre, Utah, USA, during Nov’ 8-13, 2015.
  2. Phukan R, Tiwari P and Gogoi SB, A Systematic Laboratory Study of Enhanced Oil Recovery by Alkaline/Surfactant/CO2 Foam Injection, paper no. 426874 [www.aiche.org/annual] published in the proceeding of the 2015 American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1094-6) at Salt Palace Convention Centre, Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek, Hilton Salt Lake City Centre, Utah, USA, during Nov’ 8-13, 2015.
  3. Bidisha Borah, Chinmoy Dutta, Suraiya Rahman and Ranjan Phukan “Phase Behaviour Of Microemulsion Systems” 24-25 March 2017, T Proceeding Reportof International Conference on Advances in Petroleum, Chemical, and Energy Challenges (APCEC), Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Jais, Amethi, India, p 141-149.
  4. Ranjan Phukan, Subrata B Gogoi, Pankaj Tiwari, Chinmoy Dutta, “A comparative study of adsorption of Anionic, Non-ionic and a natural surfactant by reservoir rocks of Upper Assam Basin”, 24-25 March 2017, T Proceeding Reportof International Conference on Advances in Petroleum, Chemical, and Energy Challenges (APCEC), Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Jais, Amethi, India, p 155-164.

 Paper/Poster Presented:

  1. Participated and presented a paper entitled “Enhanced Oil Recovery using Carbon Dioxide Injection” in the UGC sponsored International Seminar on “Environmental Degradation, Sustainable Development and Entrenchment of Poverty: Issues and Policy Implications”organised by the Deptt. Of Economics & Deptt. F History, CKB College, Teok, Jorhar, Assam from 21st to 23rd August 2014.
  2. Participated and presented a poster in the National Conference on “Sustainable Development of Environmental Systems” organised by Centre for the Environment, IIT, Guwahati from 20th to 21st June 2014.
  3. Gogoi SB and Phukan R, Carbon Sequestration for EOR in depleted oil reservoirs of Upper Assam Basin, presented in the National Seminar on Recent Trends in Fundamental and Applied Chemical Sciences, held in Department of Chemistry, DU, on 19-21 Nov’ 2014.
  4. Presented a paper entitled “Screening Chemical Fromulation For Alkali-Surfactant-Gas EOR Process” at Chemcon 2016 held at IIT, Madras from 27-30 Dec 2016.
  5. Presented a paper entitled “Static and Dynamic Adsorption of Surfactants by Reservoir Rocks” at Reflux 2017 held at IIT, Guwahati  from 24-26 March 2017.

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