Advanced Nanostructured Catalysts, Electrodes and Membranes for Fuel Cell, Li-ion Battery, Metal-air Battery, Hydrogen Production and Sensor Applications.
Process Systems Engineering; Computer-Aided Product Formulation and Design; Systems Biology; Carbon Management, Energy and Environmental Systems; Optimization of Oil, Gas, Petroleum Refining and Petrochemical Operations; Process Modeling, Simulation and Optimization of Complex Systems.
Polymer Synthesis, Semiconducting and Conducting Polymers, Nanomaterials, Organic Solar Cells, Printed Electronics.
Self-assembly of nanostructured polymers, block copolymer materials, polymeric brushes, liquid crystalline polymers, polyelectolytes, self-consistent field theory, field-theoretic simulations
Polymer Property Reactive Modification, Tailor-made Polymeric Materials for Toxic Analyte Detection, Copolymer Reactivity Ratio Estimation, Water Soluble Polymers, Mechanical Properties of Pipes, Adhesive Technology, Crosslinking Polymerizations.
system identification; soft sensors; statistics; process control; model predictive control; design of experiments; big data; process monitoring; fault detection and isolation
Reactive Extrusion of Polymers, Polymer Modification, Polymer Processing with Supercritical Fluids, Rubber Devulcanization, Polymer Compounding, Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Simulations of Polymer Processing Operations.