Journals

    2020

  1. Ejaz, Ahmad, Tuhin S. Khan, Md. Imteyaz Alam, K. K. Pant, M. Ali Haider, Understanding Reaction Kinetics, Deprotonation and Solvation of Brønsted Acidic Protons in Heteropolyacid Catalyzed Synthesis of Biorenewable Alkyl Levulinates, Journal of Chemical Engineering,2020, 400, 125916
  2. Shireen Quereshi,K. K. Pant, Suman Dutta & T. K. Naiya Unfolding the role of molybdenum disulfide as a catalyst to produce platform chemicals from biorenewable resource. Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 2020. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13399-020-00888-7
  3. S. Mishra, M.A Haider, K. K. Pant, Controlling the Evolution of Active Molybdenum Carbide by moderating the Acidity of Mo/HMCM-22 Catalyst in Methane Dehydroaromatization, Catalysis Letters, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10562-020-03269-x
  4. D.Gupta, R.Kumar , K. K. Pant, Hydrotalcite supported bimetallic (Ni-Cu) catalyst: A smart choice for one-pot conversion of biomass-derived platform chemicals to hydrogenated biofuels, Fuel, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.118111
  5. Sonal, K. K. Pant, S. Upadhyayula, An insight into the promotional effect on Fe-Co bimetallic catalyst in the Fischer Tropsch reaction: A DRIFTS study, Fuel,2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.118044
  6. R. Panda, P. R. Jadhao, K. K. Pant, S. N. Naik, T. Bhaskar Eco-friendly recovery of metals from waste mobile printed circuit boards using low-temperature roasting, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2020. https:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2020.122642
  7. P. Choudhary, P. P. Assemany, F. Naaz, A. Bhattacharya, J. S. Castro, E. de- A. Couto, M. L. Calijuri, K. K. Pant, A. Malik. A review of biochemical and thermochemical energy conversion routes of wastewater grown algal biomass. Science of the Total Environment, 2020.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137961
  8. S. Balyan, M. A. Haider, T. S. Khan and K.K. Pant, Boric Acid Treated HZSM-5 for Improved Catalyst Activity in Non-oxidative Methane Dehydroaromatization. Catalysis Science & Technology, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1039/D0CY00286K
  9. R. Kumar and K.K. Pant, Promotional effects of Cu and Zn in hydrotalcite-derived methane tri-reforming catalyst. Applied Surface Science, 2020. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169433220307662#f0070
  10. P. Choudhary, A. Malik and K.K. Pant, Exploration of a novel biorefinery based on sequential hydropyrolysis and anaerobic digestion of algal biofilm: A comprehensive characterization of products for energy and chemical production. Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1039/C9SE00939F
  11. R. Kumar, K. Kumar, K. K. Pant, and N. V. Choudary, Tuning the metal-support interaction of methane tri-reforming catalysts for flue gas utilization. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2020, 45, 1911-1929. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2019.11.111
  12. S. Quereshi, E. Ahmad, S. Dutta and K. K. Pant, Insights into Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of 5-Ethoxymethylfurfural and Ethyl Levulinate Using Tungsten Disulfide as Catalyst. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2020, 8, 4, 1721-1729. htps://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acssuschemeng.9b03231)
  13. D. Gupta, C. Mukesh, and K. K. Pant, Topotactic transformation of homogenous phosphotungastomolybdic acid materials to a heterogeneous solid acid catalyst for carbohydrate conversion to alkyl methyl furfural and alkyl levulinate, RSC Advances, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1039/C9RA03300A.
  14. 2019

  15. O. Salim. K. A. Mahmoud, K. K. Pant, and R. K. Joshi, Introduction to MXenes: synthesis and characteristics, Material Today Chemistry, 2019, 14, 100191., doi.org/10.1016/j.mtchem.2019.08.010.
  16. Sonal, E. Ahmad,S. Upadhyayula, and K. K. Pant, Biomass-derived CO2 rich syngas conversion to higher hydrocarbon via Fischer-Tropsch process over Fe–Co bimetallic catalyst. Int. J. Hydro. Energy, 2019, 44, 27741-27748.
  17. K. K. Pant, and K. D. P. Nigam, Preface for the Special Issue on Bio renewable Energy and Chemicals. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2019, 58, 15721-15723.
  18. F. Naaz, A. Bhattacharya, A. Malik, and K.K. Pant, Investigations on Energy Efficiency of Biomethane/biocrude Production from Pilot Scale Wastewater Grown Algal Biomass. Appl. Energy, 2019, 254, 113656.
  19. S.Quereshi, E. Ahmad, K.K. Pant and S Dutta, Synthesis and Characterization of Zirconia Supported Silicotungstic Acid for Ethyl Levulinate Production. Indus.& Eng. Chem. Res.,2019, 58, 35, 16045-16054.
  20. E. Ahmad, M.I. Alam, K.K. Pant and M.A. Haider, Insights into the Synthesis of Ethyl Levulinate under Microwave and Non-microwave Heating Conditions. Indus.& Eng. Chem. Res.,2019, 58, 35, 16055-16064.
  21. K.R.Parmar, D.T.K. Dora, K.K. Pant and S. Roy, An Ultra-light Flexible Aerogel-based on Methane Derived CNTs as a Reinforcing Agent in Silica-CMC Matrix for Efficient Oil Adsorption. J. of haz.Mat.,2019,375,206-215.
  22. R. Kumar, K. Kumar, N. V. Choudary, and K.K. Pant, Effect of Support Materials on the Performance of Ni-based Catalysts in Tri-reforming of Methane. Fuel Process. Technol., 2019, 186, 40-52.
  23. B. K. Srinivas, K.K. Pant, S. K. Gupta, D. N. Saraf, I. R. Choudhury, and M. Sau, A Carbon-number Lump Based Model for Simulation of Industrial Hydrotreaters: Vacuum gas oil (VGO). Chem. Eng. J., 2019, 358, 504-519.
  24. Sonal, K.K. Pant, and S. Upadhyayula, Detailed Kinetics of Fischer Tropsch Synthesis over Fe-Co Bimetallic Catalyst Considering Chain Length Dependent Olefin Desorption. Fuel, 2019, 236, 1263-1272.
  25. 2018

  26. S. K. Das, Sonal, and K.K. Pant,Investigations on the Effect of Reaction Parameters over Fe/Cu/K Catalyst for the Production of Selective Range of Liquid Hydrocarbon. J. Chem. Sci., 2018,130, 64.
  27. T. S. Khan, S. Balyan, S. Mishra, K.K. Pant, M. A. Haider, Mechanistic Insights into the Activity of Mo-Carbide Clusters for Methane Dehydrogenation and Carbon-Carbon Coupling Reactions to Form Ethylene in Methane Dehydroaromatization. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2018, 122, 11754-11764.
  28. D. Kumar, N. Anand, and K.K. Pant, Glycerol Conversion over Palladium-and Alumina-Impregnated KIT-6 for the Production of Gasoline Range Hydrocarbons.Clean Technol. Envir., 2018, 20, 751-757
  29. R. Saikia, B. Baruah, D. Kalita, K.K. Pant, N. Gogoi, and R. Kataki,Pyrolysis and Kinetic Analyses of a Perennial Grass (Saccharumravannae L.) from North-east India: Optimization through Response Surface Methodology and Product Characterization. Bioresour. Technol., 2018, 253, 304-314.
  30. G. Chauhan, P. R. Jadhao, K.K. Pant, and K. D. P. Nigam, Novel Technologies and Conventional Processes for Recovery of Metals from Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment: Challenges & Opportunities–A Review. J. Environ. Chem. Eng., 2018, 6, 1288-1304.
  31. E. Ahmad, N. Jager, A. Apfelbacher, R. Daschner, A. Hornung, P. Mohanty, and K.K. Pant, Integrated Thermo-catalytic Reforming of Residual Sugarcane Bagasse in a Laboratory Scale Reactor. Fuel Process. Technol., 2018, 171, 277-286.
  32. 2017

  33. S. A. K. Kumar, M. John, S. M. Pai, S. Ghosh, B. L. Newalkar, and K.K. Pant, Selective Hydroalkylation of Benzene over Palladium Supported Y-Zeolite: Effect of Metal Acid Balance. Molecular Catalysis, 2017, 442, 27-38.
  34. Sonal, K.K. Pant, and S. Upadhyayula, Efficient Utilization of Bimetallic Catalyst in Low H2/CO Environment Syngas for Liquid Fuel Production. J. Chem. Sci., 2017, 129, 1747-1754.
  35. S. Mishra, S. Balyan, K.K. Pant, and M. A. Haider, Non-oxidative Conversion of Methane into Higher Hydrocarbons over Mo/MCM-22 Catalyst. J. Chem. Sci., 2017, 129, 1705-1711.
  36. R. Saikia, R. Goswami, N. Bordoloi, K. K. Senapati, K.K. Pant, M. Kumar, and R. Kataki, Removal of Arsenic and Fluoride from Aqueous Solution by Biomass-based Activated Biochar: Optimization through Response Surface Methodology. J. Envion. Chem. Eng., 2017, 5, 5528-5539.
  37. Sonal, K. Kondamudi, S. Upadhyayula, and K.K. Pant, Synergistic Effect of Fe-Co Bimetallic Catalyst on FTS and WGS Activity in the Fischer-Tropsch Process: A Kinetic Study. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2017, 56, 4659-4671.
  38. B. K. Srinivas, K.K. Pant, S. K. Gupta, D. N. Saraf, I. R. Choudhury, and M. Sau, A Molecular Lump-based Model for Simulation of Industrial Naphtha Hydrotreators. Fuel Process. Technol., 2017, 166, 146-163.
  39. S. Quereshi, E. Ahmad, K.K. Pant, and S. Dutt. Insights into the Metal Salt Catalyzed Ethyl Levulinate Synthesis from BiorenewableFeedstocks. Catalysis Today, 2017, 291, 187-194.
  40. S. Kassaye, K.K. Pant, and S. Jain. Hydrolysis of Cellulosic Bamboo Biomass into Reducing Sugars via a Combined Alkaline Solution and Ionic Liquid Pretreatment Steps. Renew. Energy, 2017, 104, 177-184.
  41. Sonal, K.K. Pant and S. Upadhyayula. Synthesis of C5+ Hydrocarbons from Low H2/CO Ratio Syngas over Silica Supported Bimetallic Fe-Co Catalyst. Catalysis Today, 2017, 291, 133-145
  42. D. Gupta, K.K. Pant, B. Saha, Titania Nanoparticles Embedded in Functionalized Carbon for the Aqueous Phase Oxidation of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural. Mol. Catal., 2017, 435, 182-188.
  43. P. Choudhary, A. Malik, and K.K. Pant, Mass-Scale Algal Biomass Production Using Algal Biofilm Reactor and Conversion to Energy and Chemical Precursors by Hydropyrolysis. ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng., 2017, 5, 4234-4242.
  44. P. Choudhary, S. K. Prajapati, P. Kumar, A. Malik, and K.K. Pant, Development and Performance Evaluation of an Algal Biofilm Reactor for Treatment of Multiple Wastewaters and Characterization of Biomass for Diverse Applications. Bioresour. Technol., 2017, 224, 276-284.
  45. D. Gupta, E. Ahmad, K.K. Pant, and B Saha, Efficient Utilization of Potash Alum as a Green Catalyst for Production of Furfural, 5-hydroxymethylfurfural and Levulinic Acid from Mono-Sugars. RSC Adv., 2017, 7, 41973-41979.
  46. S. K. Gupta, F. A. Ansari, K. Bauddh, B. Singh, A. K. Nema, and K.K. Pant, Harvesting of Microalgae for Biofuels: Comprehensive Performance Evaluation of Natural, Inorganic, and Synthetic Flocculants. Green Technol. Environ. Sustain., 2017, 131-156.
  47. S. Sharma, D. P. Tiwari, and K.K. Pant, Model-fitting Approach for Methylene Blue Dye Adsorption on Camelina and Sapindus Seeds-derived Adsorbents. Adsorpt. Sci. Technol., 2017, 34, 565-580.
  48. 2016

  49. S. K. Saraswat, B. Sinha, K.K. Pant and R. B. Gupta. Kinetic Study and Modeling of Homogeneous Thermo-Catalytic Decomposition of Methane over a Ni-Cu-Zn/Al2O3 Catalyst for the Production of Hydrogen and Bamboo-Shaped Carbon Nanotubes. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2016, 55, 11672-11680.
  50. P. Choudhary, S. K. Prajapati, P. Kumar, A. Malik, and K.K. Pant, Development and Performance Evaluation of an Algal Biofilm Reactor for Treatment of Multiple Wastewaters and Characterization of Biomass for Diverse Applications. Bioresour. Technol., 2016, 224, 276-284.
  51. E. Ahmad, M. I. Alam, K.K. Pant and M. A. Haider. Catalytic and Mechanistic Insights into the Production of Ethyl Levulinate from BiorenewableFeedstocks. Green Chem., 2016, 18, 4804-4823.
  52. S. Kassaye, C. Pagar, K.K. Pant, S. Jain, and R. Gupta. Depolymerization of Microcrystalline Cellulose to Value-Added Chemicals Using Sulfate Ion Promoted Zirconia Catalyst. Bioresour. Technol., 2016, 220, 394-400.
  53. S. Kassaye, K.K. Pant, and S. Jain. Synergistic Effect of Ionic Liquid and Dilute Sulphuric Acid in the Hydrolysis of Microcrystalline Cellulose. Fuel Process. Technol., 2016, 148, 289–294.
  54. D. Kumar, and K.K. Pant. InsituUpgradation of BiocrudeVapor Generated from Non-Edible Oil Cake's Hydrothermal Conversion over Aluminated Mesoporous Catalysts. Renew. Energy, 2016, 95, 43-52.
  55. P. J. Kaur, V. Kardam, K.K. Pant, S. N. Naik, and S. Satya. Eco-friendly Preservation of Bamboo: Traditional to Modern Techniques. Bioresour. Tech., 2016, 11, 10604-10624.
  56. P. J. Kaur, V. Kardam, K.K. Pant, S. N. Naik, and S. Satya. Field Investigations of Selectively Treated Bamboo Species. Eur. J. Wood Prod.2016, 74, 771–773.
  57. P. J. Kaur, V. Kardam, K.K. Pant, S. Satya and S. N. Naik, Bamboo: The Material of Future Int. J. Series in Multidisciplinary, 2016, 2, 27–34.
  58. P. J. Kaur, K.K. Pant, S. N. Naik, S. Satya, and V. Kardam. Chemical Characterization and Decay Resistance Analysis of Smoke Treated Bamboo Species. Eur. J. Wood Prod., 2016, 74, 625–628.
  59. P. J. Kaur, S. Satya, K.K. Pant, and S. N. Naik. Characterization of Commercially Important Asian Bamboo Species. Eur. J. Wood Prod., 2016, 74, 137-139.
  60. D. Kumar, and K.K. Pant, Biorefinery Solid Cake Waste to Biocrude via Hydrothermal Treatment: Optimization of Process Parameters Using Statistical Approach. Biomass Conver. Bioref., 2016, 6, 79-90.
  61. 2015

  62. P. J. Kaur, S. Satya, K.K. Pant and S. N. Naik, Eco-Friendly Preservative Treated Bamboo Culm: Compressive Strength Analysis. Int. J. Chem., Nucl., Metall. Mat. Eng., 2015, 9, 43-46.
  63. T. Mondal, K.K. Pant, and A. K. Dalai, Mechanistic Kinetic Modeling of Oxidative Steam Reforming of Bio-ethanol for Hydrogen Production over Rh-Ni/CeO2-ZrO2 Catalyst. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2016, 55, 86-98.
  64. P. Jadhao, G. Chauhan, K.K. Pant, K. D. P. Nigam. Greener Approach for the Extraction of Copper Metal from Electronic Waste. Waste management, 2015, 57, 102-112.
  65. G. Chauhan, M. Stein, A. S. Morgenstern, K.K. Pant, and K. D. P Nigam. The Thermodynamics and Biodegradability of Chelating Agents upon Metal Extraction. Chem. Eng. Sci., 2015, 137, 768-785.
  66. S. Majhi, A. K. Dalai, and K.K. Pant, Methanol Assisted Methane Conversion for Higher Hydrocarbon over Bifunctional Zn-modified Mo/HZSM-5 Catalyst. J. Mol. Catal. A: Chemical, 2015, 398, 368-375.
  67. R. Saikia, R. S. Chutia, R. KatakiandK.K. Pant, Perennial Grass (Arundodonax L.) as a Feedstock for Thermo-chemical Conversion to Energy and Materials. Bioresour. Techno., 2015, 188, 265-272.
  68. D. Kumar and K.K. Pant, Production and Characterization of Biocrude and Biochar Obtained from Non-edible De-oiled Seed Cakes Hydrothermal Conversion. J. Anal. Appl. Pyrolysis, 2015, 15, 77-86.
  69. F. Tinwala, P. Mohanty, S. Parmar, A. Patel, and K.K. Pant, Intermediate Pyrolysis of Agro-Industrial Biomasses in Bench-Scale Pyrolyser: Product Yields and its Characterization. Bioresour. Techno., 2015, 188, 258-264.
  70. G. Chauhan, K.K. Pant, and K. D. P. Nigam. Conceptual Mechanism and Kinetic Studies of Chelating Agent Assisted Metal Extraction Process from Spent Catalyst. J. Ind. Eng. Chem., 2015, 27, 373-383.
  71. S. K.Parmar, K.K. Pant, M. John, K. Kumar, S. M. Pai, and B. L. Newalkar. Hydro-Isomerization of Long Chain n-paraffins over Pt/ZSM-22: Influence of Si/Al ratio. Energy Fuels, 2015, 29, 1066-1075.
  72. G. Chauhan, K.K. Pant, and K. D. P. Nigam, Chelation Technology: A Promising Green Approach for Resource Management and Waste Minimization. Environ. Sci.: Processes and Impacts, 2015, 17, 12-40.
  73. T. Mondal, K.K. Pant, A. K. Dalai, Catalytic Oxidative Steam Reforming of Bio-ethanol for Hydrogen Production over Rh Promoted Ni/CeO2-ZrO2 Catalyst. Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 2015, 40, 2529–2544.
  74. T. Mondal, K.K. Pant and A. K. Dalai, Oxidative and Non-oxidative Steam Reforming of Crude Bio-ethanol for Hydrogen Production over Rh Promoted Ni/CeO2-ZrO2 Catalyst. App. Catal. A: General, 2015, 499, 19-31.
  75. S. Parmar, K.K. Pant, M. John, K. Kumar, S. M. Pai, and B. L. Newalkar, Hydroisomerization of n-Hexadecane over Pt/ZSM-12 Framework: Effect of Divalent Cation Exchange. J. Mol. Catal. AChemical, 2015, 404, 47-56.
  76. P. Mohanty, K.K. Pant and R. Mittal, Hydrogen Generation from Biomass Materials: Challenges and Opportunities. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Energy and Environment, 2015, 4, 139-155.
  77. 2014

  78. S. Biswas, S. Majhi, P. Mohanty, K.K. Pant, D. K. Sharma, Effect of Different Catalyst on the Co-Cracking of Jatropha Oil, Vacuum Residue and High-Density Polyethylene. Fuel, 2014, 133, 96-105.
  79. P. Kaushik, A. Mishra, A. Malik and K.K. Pant, Biosorption of Textile Dye by Aspergillus entulus Pellets: Process Optimization and Cyclic Removal in Aerated Bioreactor. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 2014, 225.
  80. P. Mohanty, K.K. Pant, S. N. Naik, J. Parikh, A. Hornung, and J. N. Sahu, Synthesis of Green Fuels from Biogenic Waste through Thermochemical Route - The Role of Heterogeneous Catalyst: A Review. Renew. Sustain. Energy Rev., 2014, 38, 131-153.
  81. S. Majhi, and K.K. Pant, Direct Conversion of Methane with Methanol toward Higher Hydrocarbon over Ga Modified Mo/H-ZSM-5 Catalyst. J. Ind. Eng. Chem., 2014, 20, 2364-2369.
  82. S. Parmar, K.K. Pant, M. John, K. Kumar, S. M. Pai, S. Gupta, B. L. Newalkar, Hydroisomerization of n-hexadecane over Brønsted Acid Site Tailored Pt/ZSM-12. J. Porous Mat., 2014, 21, 849-857.
  83. S. K. Das, P. Mohanty, S. Majhi, and K.K. Pant. CO-hydrogenation of Syngas to Fuel using Silica Supported Fe-Cu-K Catalysts: Effects of Active Components. Fuel Process. Technol., 2014, 118, 82-89.
  84. H. Z. Akhtar and K.K. Pant, An Oxalic-Acid-Treated ZnO/CuO/H-ZSM-5 Catalyst with High Resistance to Coke Formation for the Conversion of Methanol to Hydrocarbons. J. Green Energy, 2014, 376-388.
  85. G. Chauhan, K.K. Pant and K. D. P. Nigam, Metal Recovery from Hydro-processing Spent Catalyst: A Green Chemical Engineering Approach. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2014, 52, 16724-16736.
  86. P. J. Kaur, K.K. Pant, S. Satya and S. N. Naik. Comparison of Decay Resistance of Bamboo Treated with Plant Extracts and Oil Cakes. Int. J. Emerg. Technol. Adv. Eng., 2014, 4, 582-585.
  87. 2013

  88. M. Patel, T. K. Jindal, and K.K. Pant, Kinetic Study of Steam Reforming of Ethanol on Ni-Based Ceria-Zirconia Catalyst. J. Ind. Eng. Chem., 2013, 52, 15763-15771.
  89. P. J. Kaur, V. Kardam, K.K. Pant, S. Satya, and S. N. Naik, Scientific Investigation of Traditional Water Leaching Method for Bamboo Preservation. J. Am. Bamboo Society, 2013, 23, 27-32.
  90. P. Mohanty, S. Nanda, K.K. Pant, S. N. Naik, J. A. Kozinski and A. K. Dalai, Evaluation of the Physiochemical Development of Biochars Obtained from Pyrolysis of Wheat straw, Timothy grass and Pinewood: Effects of Heating Rate. J. Anal. App. Pyrolysis, 2013, 104, 485-493.
  91. G. Chauhan, K.K. Pant and K. D. P. Nigam, Development of Green Technology for Extraction of Nickel from Spent Catalyst and its Optimization Using Response Surface Methodology. Green Processing and Synthesis, 2013, 2, 259-271.
  92. S. K. Saraswat and K.K. Pant,Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes by Thermo-Catalytic Decomposition of Methane over Cu and Zn Promoted Ni/MCM-22 Catalyst. J. Environ. Chem. Eng., 2013, 1, 746-754.
  93. S. Anamika and K.K. Pant, Oxidative Steam Reforming of Bioethanol over Rh/CeO2-Al2O3 Catalyst for Hydrogen Production. J. ThermodynCatal., 2013, 4, 1-5.
  94. Z. V. P. Murthy, K. Vijayaragavan and K.K. Pant, Kinetic and Thermodynamic Studies of Ni(II) Adsorption onto Activated Carbon of Abelmoschusmanihot from Aqueous Solutions. J. Disper. Sci. Technol., 2013, 34, 923-931.
  95. S. K. Das, P. Mohanty, S. K. Majhi and K.K. Pant, CO-Hydrogenation over Silica Supported Iron-Based Catalysts: Influence of Potassium Loading. J. App. Energy, 2013, 111, 267-276.
  96. S. Majhi, P. Mohanty, H. Wang, K.K. Pant, Direct Conversion of Natural Gas to Higher Hydrocarbons: A Review. J. Energy Chem., 2013, 22, 543-554.
  97. S. K. Saraswat, and K.K. Pant, Synthesis of Hydrogen and Carbon Nanotubes over Copper Promoted Ni/SiO2 Catalyst by Thermo-Catalytic Decomposition of Methane. J. Nat. Gas Sci. Eng.2013, 13, 52-59.
  98. S. Majhi, P. Mohanty, A. K. Dalai andK.K. Pant, Statistical Optimization of Process Variables in Co-Conversion of Methane with Methanol over Zn-Mo/HZSM-5 Catalyst by Response Surface Methodology. Energy Technol., 2013, 1, 157-165.
  99. N. Goyal, R. Gupta and K.K. Pant, Hydrogen Production by Steam Reforming of Model Bio-oil using Structured Ni/Al2O3 Catalysts. Int. J. Hydro. Energy, 2013, 38, 921-933.
  100. S. Nanda, P. Mohanty, K.K. Pant, S. Naik, J. A. Kozinski, and A. K. Dalai, Characterization of North American Lignocellulosic Biomass and Biochars in Terms of their Candidacy for Alternate Renewable Fuels. Bioenergy Research, 2013, 6, 663-677.
  101. K.K. Pant, P. Mohanty, S. Agarwal and A. K. Dalai, Steam Reforming of Acetic Acid for Hydrogen Production over Bifunctional Ni–Co Catalysts. Catalysts Today, 2013, 207, 36-43.
  102. 2012

  103. S. K. Saraswat and K.K. Pant, Thermo-Catalytic Decomposition of Methane – A Novel Approach to Cox Free Hydrogen and Carbon Nanotubes Production over Ni/SiO2 Catalyst. Energy Environ. Eng., 2012, 1, 81-85.
  104. A. Sinha, K.K. Pant and S. K. Khare, Studies on Mercury Bioremediation by Alginate immobilized Mercury Tolerent Bacillus Cereus Cells. Int. Bioremediation. Biodegradation., 2012, 71, 1-8.
  105. P. Mohanty, M. Patel and K.K. Pant, Hydrogen Production from Steam Reforming of Acetic Acid over Cu–Zn Supported Calcium Aluminate. Bioresour. Technol., 2012, 123, 558-565.
  106. G. Chauhan, K.K. Pant and K. D. P. Nigam, Extraction of Nickel from Spent Catalyst Using Biodegradable Chelating Agent EDDS. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2012, 51, 10354-10363.
  107. P. Mohanty, S. Majhi, J. N. Sahu and K.K. Pant, Response Surface Modeling and Optimization of CO Hydrogenation for Liquid Hydrocarbons using Bi-functional Cu-Co-Cr Mixed ZSM-5 catalyst. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2012, 51, 4843-4853.
  108. M. Khobragade, S. Majhi and K.K. Pant, Effect of K and CeO2 Promoters on the Activity of Co/SiO2 Catalyst for Liquid Fuel Production from Syngas. App. Energy, 2012, 94, 385-394.
  109. K. K. Sharda, A. Bhandarai, K.K. Pant and S. Jain, Deep Desulfurization of Diesel Fuel by Selective Adsorption over Ni/Al2O3 and Ni/ZSM-5 Extrudates. Fuel, 2012, 93, 86–91.
  110. P. Mohanty, K.K. Pant, S. K. Das, P. Vasudevan, Fuel Production from Biomass: Indian Perspective for Pyrolysis Oil. J. Sci. Ind. Res., 2012, 70, 668-674.
  111. 2011

  112. S. K. Saraswat and K.K. Pant, Ni-Cu-Zn/MCM-22 Catalysts for Simultaneous Production of Hydrogen And Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes via Thermo-Catalytic Decomposition of Methane. Int. J. Hydrog. Energy, 2011, 36, 13352-13360.
  113. D. Chirag and K.K. Pant, Renewable Hydrogen Generation by Steam Reforming of Glycerol over Zirconia Promoted Ceria Supported Catalyst. Renew. Energy, 2011, 36, 3195- 3202
  114. K.K. Pant, R. Jain and S. Jain, Renewable Hydrogen Production by Steam Reforming of Glycerol over Ni/CeO2 Catalyst Prepared by Precipitation Deposition Method. Kor. J. Chem. Eng., 2011, 28, 1859-1866.
  115. M. Pravakar, K.K. Pant, J. Parikh and D. K. Sharma, Liquid Fuel Production from Syngas Using Bifunctional CuO-CoO-Cr2O3 Catalyst Mixed with MFI Zeolites. Fuel Process. Technol., 2011, 92, 600-608.
  116. 2010

  117. H. A. Zaidi and K.K. Pant, Combined Experimental and Kinetic Modeling Studies for the Conversion of Gasoline Range Hydrocarbons from Methanol over Modified HZSM-5 Catalyst. Kor. J. Chem. Eng., 2010, 27, 1404-1411.
  118. T. O. Sachdeva and K.K. Pant, Deep Desulfurization of Diesel via Peroxide Oxidation using Phosphotungstic Acid as Phase Transfer Catalyst. Fuel Process Technol., 2010, 91, 1133-1138.
  119. K. R. Vuyyuru, K.K. Pant, V. V. Krishanan and K. D. P. Nigam, Recovery of Nickel from Spent Industrial Catalysts using Chelating agents. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2010, 49, 2014-2024.
  120. 2009

  121. S. Goel, K.K. Pant and K. D. P. Nigam, Extraction of Nickel from Spent Catalyst using Fresh and Recovered EDTA. J. Hazard. Mat., 2009, 171, 253-261.
  122. K.K. Pant, A. Cheraja, and R. P. Verma, Hydrogen Production by Direct Decomposition of Methane over Supported Ni Catalyst. J. Petrotech Society, R & D Issue 50, 2009, 42.
  123. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Kinetic Modeling of Oxidative Steam Reforming of Methanol over Cu/ZnO/CeO2/Al2O3 Catalyst. Appl. Catalyst A, 2009, 356, 189-200.
  124. 2008

  125. A. J. Byrd, K.K. Pant and R. B. Gupta, Hydrogen Production from Glycerol by Reforming in Supercritical Water over Ru/Al2O3. Catalyst Fuel,2008, 87, 2956-2960.
  126. H. A. Zaidi and K.K. Pant, Activity of Oxalic Acid Treated ZnO/CuO/HZSM-5 Catalyst for the Transformation of Methanol to Gasoline Range Hydrocarbons. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2008, 47, 2970-2975.
  127. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Effect of Preparation Condition on the Characteristics and Activity of Cu/ZnO/CeO2/Al2O3 Catalyst for Oxidative Steam Reforming of Methanol. Ind. Chem. Eng., 2008, 49, 351-361.
  128. Akanksha, K.K. Pant and V. K. Srivastava, Mass transport correlation for CO2 absorption in aqueous monoethanolamine in a continuous film contactor. Chem. Eng. Process., 2008, 47, 920-928.
  129. 2007

  130. A. J. Byrd, K.K. Pant and R. B. Gupta, Hydrogen Production from Ethanol by Reforming in Supercritical Water using Ru/Al2O3 Catalyst. J. Energy Fuel, 2007, 21, 3541-3547.
  131. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Oxidative Steam Reforming of Methanol using Ceria Promoted Copper Alumina Catalysis, Fuel Cell Technol., 2007, 88, 825-832.
  132. A. J. Byrd, K.K. Pant and R. B. Gupta, Hydrogen Production from Glucose using Ru/Al2O3 Catalyst in Supercritical Water. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2007, 46, 3574-3579.
  133. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Experimental Study and Mechanistic Kinetic Modeling for Selective Production of Hydrogen via Catalytic Steam Reforming of Methanol. Chem. Eng. Sci., 2007, 62, 5425-5435.
  134. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Selective Production of Hydrogen via Oxidative Steam Reforming of Methanol using Cu-Zn-Ce-Al Oxide Catalysts. Chem. Eng. Sci., 2007, 62, 5436-5443.
  135. N. A. Pechimuthu, K.K. Pantand S. C. Dhingra, Deactivation Studies on Ni-K/CeO2-Al2O3 Catalyst for Dry Reforming of Methane. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2007, 46, 1731-1736.
  136. K.K. Pant and V. K Srivastava, Gas Absorption with or without Chemical Reaction in a Falling Liquid Film. Polym. Plas. Technol. Eng., 2007, 46, 957-964.
  137. Akanksha, K.K. Pant and V. K. Srivastava, Modeling of Sulphonation of Tridecylbenzene in a Falling Film Reactor. Math. Comput. Model., 2007, 46, 1332-1344.
  138. Akanksha, K.K. Pant and V. K. Srivastava, Carbon dioxide Absorption into Monoethanolamine in a Continuous Film Contactor. Chem. Eng. J., 2007, 133, 229-237.
  139. D. R. Sahoo, S. Vajpayee, S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Kinetic Modeling of Steam Reforming of Ethanol for the Production of Hydrogen over Co/Al2O3 Catalyst. Chem. Eng. J., 2007, 125, 139-147.
  140. 2006

  141. A. Nandini, K.K. Pant and S. C. Dhingra, Kinetic Study of the Catalytic Carbon dioxide Reforming of Methane to Synthesis Gas over Ni-K/CeO2-Al2O3 Catalyst. App. Catal. A: General, 2006, 308, 119-127.
  142. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Production of Hydrogen with Low Carbon Monoxide Formation via Catalytic Steam Reforming of Methanol. J. Fuel Cell Sci. Tech., 2006, 3, 369-374.
  143. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Activity and Stability Enhancement of Copper-Alumina Catalysts using Cerium and Zinc Promoters for the Selective Production of Hydrogen via Steam Reforming of Methanol. J. Power Sources, 2006, 159, 139-143.
  144. T. S. Singh and K.K. Pant, Kinetics and Mass Transfer Studies on the Adsorption of Arsenic onto Activated Alumina and Iron oxide Impregnated Activated Alumina. Water Qua. Res. J. Can., 2006, 41, 147-156.
  145. T. S. Singh, B. Parikh and K.K. Pant, Investigations on the Sorption of Aluminum in Drinking Water by Low Cost Adsorbents. Water SA, 2006, 32, 49-54.
  146. V. Sarin, T. S. Singh and K.K. Pant, Thermodynamic and Breakthrough Column Studies for the Selective Sorption of Chromium from Industrial Effluent on Activated Eucalyptus Bark. Bioresour. Technol, 2006, 97, 1986-1993.
  147. V. Sarin and K.K. Pant, Removal of Chromium from Industrial Waste by using Eucalyptus Bark Bioresour. Technol., 2006, 97, 15-20. 118. S. Patel and K.K. Pant, Influence of Preparation Method on Performance of Cu (Zn) (Zr)-Alumina Catalysts for the Hydrogen Production via Steam Reforming of Methanol. J. Porous Mater.,2006, 13, 373-378.
  148. Akansha, K.K. Pant, P. M. Pandey and V. K. Srivastava, Modeling of Gas Absorption with an Exothermic Reaction in a Falling Liquid Film. J. Chem. Eng. Japan, 2006, 39, 1229-1236.
  149. T. S. Singh and K.K. Pant, Solidification/Stabilization of Arsenic Containing Solid Waste Using Portland Cement and Polymeric Materials. J. Hazard. Mater., 2006, 131, 29-36.
  150. T. S. Singh and K.K. Pant, Experimental and Modeling Studies on Fixed Bed Adsorption of As(III) ions from Aqueous Solution. Sep. Purif. Technol., 2006, 48, 288-296.
  151. N. A. Pechimuthu, K.K. Pant, S. C. Dhingra and R. Bhalla, Characterization and Activity of K, CeO2, and Mn Promoted Ni/Al2O3 Catalysts for Carbondioxide Reforming of Methane. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2006, 45, 7435-7443.
  152. 2005

  153. A. Nandini, K.K. Pant and S. C. Dhingra, K-,CeO2- and Mn- promoted catalysts for stable CO2 reforming of methane. ApplCataly A: General.2005, 290, 166-174.
  154. H. A. Zaidi and K.K. Pant, Catalytic Activity of Copper Oxide Impregnated HZSM-5 in Methanol Conversion to Liquid Hydrocarbons. Can. J. Chem. Eng., 2005, 83, 970-977.
  155. H. A. Zaidi and K.K. Pant, Transformation of Methanol to Gasoline Range Hydrocarbons Using HZSM-5 Catalysts Impregnated with Copper Oxide. Korean J. Chem. Eng., 2005, 22, 353-357.
  156. V. Agarwal, S. Patel and K.K. Pant, H2 Production by Steam Reforming of Methanol over Cu/ZnO/Al2O3 Catalysts: Transient Deactivation Kinetics Modeling. App. Cataly. A: General, 2005, 279, 155-164.
  157. S. Ghorai and K.K. Pant, Equilibrium Kinetics and Breakthrough Studies for Adsorption of Fluoride on Activated Alumina. Sep. Purif. Technol., 2005, 42, 265-271.
  158. 2004

  159. H. A. Zaidi and K.K. Pant, Catalytic Conversion of Methanol to Gasoline Range Hydrocarbons. Catal. Today, 2004, 96, 155-160.
  160. A. Singh, K.K. Pant and K. D. P. Nigam, Catalytic Wet Oxidation of Phenol in a Trickle Bed Reactor. Chem. Eng. J., 2004, 103, 51-57.
  161. S. L. Kuriakose, T. S. Singh andK.K. Pant, Adsorption of As (III) from Aqueous Solution onto Iron Oxide Impregnated Activated Alumina. Water Qual. Res. J. Can., 2004, 39, 258-266.
  162. T. S. Singh and K.K. Pant, Equilibrium Kinetics and Thermodynamic Studies for Adsorption of As(III) on Activated Alumina. Sep. Purif. Technol., 2004, 36, 139-147.
  163. V. D. Talnikar, K.K. Pant and N. P. Shukla, A field study and continuous removal of fluoride in a packed column. J. Environ. Sci. Eng., 2004, 46, 289-292.
  164. S. Ghorai and K.K. Pant, Investigations on the Column Performance of Fluoride Adsorption by Activated Alumina in a Fixed Bed. Chem. Eng. J., 2004, 98, 165-173.
  165. 2003

  166. K. Shugi, T. S. Singh and K.K. Pant, Equilibrium and Kinetics Studies on the Removal of Arsenite by Iron Oxide Coated Activated Alumina. Ind. J. Environ. Health, 2003, 45, 151-154.
  167. O. V. Singh and K.K. Pant, Mechanistic Modeling of Catalytic Pyrolysis of Methyl Cyclohexane. Can. J. Chem. Eng., 2003, 81, 981-992.
  168. 2002

  169. S. Kumar and K.K. Pant, Reverse-Phase High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Method for the Analysis of Jojoba Oil. Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment,2002, 6, 37-40.
  170. K.K. Pant and D. Kunzru, Catalytic Pyrolysis of n-Heptane on Un-promoted and Potassium Promoted Calcium Aluminates. Chem. Eng. J., 2002, 87, 219-225.
  171. 2001-1996

  172. P. Singh, T. S. Singh and K.K. Pant, Removal of Arsenic from drinking water using activated alumina. Research J. Chem. Environ., 2001, 5, 25-28.
  173. K.K. Pant and D. Kunzru, Non-catalytic and Catalytic Pyrolysis of Toluene. Can. J. Chem. Eng., 1999, 77, 150-155.
  174. K.K. Pant and D. Kunzru, Catalytic Pyrolysis of Methylcyclohexane: Kinetics and Modeling. Chem. Eng. J., 1998, 70, 47-54.
  175. K.K. Pant and D. Kunzru, Pyrolysis of Methylcyclohexane: Kinetics and Modeling. Chem. Eng. J., 1997, 67, 123-129.
  176. A. Kumar, K.K. Pant and D. Kunzru, Potassium-Containing Calcium Aluminate for Pyrolysis of n-Heptane. App. Cataly. A: General, 1997, 162, 193-200.
  177. K.K. Pant and D. Kunzru, Catalytic Pyrolysis of n-Heptane: Kinetic and Modeling. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 1997, 36, 2059-2065.
  178. K.K. Pant and D. Kunzru, Pyrolysis of n-Heptane: Kinetics and Modeling. J. Anal. App. Pyrolysis, 1996, 36, 103-120.

Book Chapters

  1. E. Ahmad, A. Vani, K.K. Pant, An Overview of Fossil Fuel and Biomass-Based Integrated Energy Systems: Co-firing, Co-combustion, Co-pyrolysis, Co-liquefaction, and Co-gasification. Fuel Process. and Ener. Util.,2019, 15-30.
  2. S. Nanda, A. K. Dalai, K.K. Pant, I. Gökalp, and J. A. Kozinski,An Appraisal on Biochar Functionality and Utility in Agronomy, Bioenergy and Biofuels, Taylor &Francis Group, 2018;389- 403.
  3. S. Quereshi, E. Ahmad, K.K. Pant, S. Dutta,Recent Advances in Production of Biofuel and Commodity Chemicals from Algal Biomass in Algal Biofuel: Recent Advances and Future Prospects, Ed. S.K. Gupta, A. Malik, F. Bux, Springer International Publishing, 2017; 361-391.
  4. S. K. Gupta, F.A. Ansari, K. Baudh, B. Singh, A. K. Nema, K.K. Pant,Harvesting of Microalgae for Biofuels: Comprehensive Performance Evaluation of Natural, Inorganic and Synthetic Flocculants, Green Technologies and Environmental Sustainability, Ed. R. Singh, S. Kumar, Springer International Publishing 2017.
  5. P. Mohanty, K.K. Pant,Biomass: Conversion Routes and Products-An Overview,Transformation of Biomass: Theory to Practice, A. Hornung, Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 2018;1-30.
  6. M. Patel, K.K. Pant, P. Mohanty, Renewable Hydrogen Generation by SteamReforming of Acetic Acid over Cu-Zn-Ni Supported Calcium Aluminate Catalysts, Nanocatalysis for Fuels and Chemicals 9, 2012; 111-137.
  7. T.S Singh, and K.K. Pant,A Comparative Study for the Removal of As (III) and As(V) byActivated Alumina in Natural Arsenic in Groundwater: Occurrences, remediation andmanagement. J Bundschuh, P Bhattacharya D. Chandrashekharam, Taylor and Francis series, Balkema Publication Netherlands, 2004;18-19.
  8. K.K. Pant, and R.B. Gupta, Fundamentals and Use of Hydrogen as Fuel, Hydrogen FuelProduction Transport and Storage, Taylor and Francis series, 2008; 3-32.
  9. K.K. Pantand R.B. Gupta,Hydrogen Storage in Carbon Materials, Hydrogen Fuel Production Transport and Storage, Taylor and Francis series, 2008; 409-436.
  10. K.K. Pant,and R.B.Gupta, Hydrogen Storage in Metal Hydrides, Hydrogen Fuel Production Transport and Storage, Taylor and Francis series, 2008; 381-408.
  11. H.A Zaidi and K.K. Pant, Catalytic Applications of Oxalic Acid Treated CuO HZSM-5 in Methanol Conversion to Hydrocarbons, New Frontiers in Bio Fuels Eds Prof. P B Sharma and Prof. Naveen Kumar, Scitech Publication (India) Pvt Ltd., 2009; 464-472.

Patents

  1. K. K. Pant, R Panda, P. R. Jadhao, Integrated process for converting e-waste plastic into fuel and metal recovery using low-temperature roasting (India – Patent Application No.: 201911035031)
  2. K. K. Pant, K. D. P. Nigam, P. Ram Jadhao, E. Ahmad, A process of producing fuel and recovering metals from waste electrical and electronic equipment (India – Patent Application No.: 201911029549)
  3. K. K, Pant, S. N. Naik, U. Dwivedi, A process and two-step catalytic reactor system for the production of liquid hydrocarbons from plastic waste (Indian - Patent Application No.: 201811032378)
  4. K. K. Pant, S. Quereshi, E. Ahmad, S. Dutta and T. K. Naiya, Process of Preparation of Fuel Aditives and Commodity Chemicals (Indian - Patent Application No.: 201811017710)
  5. K. K. Pant, M. A. Haider, D. Singh, S. Mishra, R. K. Padhan, R. K. Kashyap P. Chugh and R. Sinha, Catalyst (aluminosilicate based) & Process Development for the Conversion of Natural Gas to Higher Hydrocarbons Patent Applied, Jointly with GAIL, (Indian - Patent Application No.: 201611014377)
  6. K.K. Pant, S. K.Saraswat, A. R. K. Tompala, Catalytic Decomposition of Lower Hydrocarbons to Produce Carbon Oxides Free Hydrogen and Bamboo Shaped Carbon Nanotubes (US Patent No. US2016/0129424 A1), (Hindustan Petroleum is the Partner Company)
  7. K.K. Pant, S. K.Saraswat, A. R. K. Tompala, Catalytic Decomposition of Lower Hydrocarbons to Produce Carbon Oxides Free Hydrogen and Bamboo Shaped Carbon Nanotubes (European Patent No. EP3003552 A1), (Hindustan Petroleum is the Partner Company)
  8. K.K. Pant, S. K.Saraswat, A. R. K. Tompala, Catalytic Decomposition of Lower Hydrocarbons to Produce Carbon Oxides Free Hydrogen and Bamboo Shaped Carbon Nanotubes (WIPO Patent No. WO2014188439 A1), (Hindustan Petroleum is the Partner Company)
  9. K.K. Pant, S. K.Saraswat, A. R. K. Tompala, Catalytic Decomposition of Lower Hydrocarbons to Produce Carbon Oxides Free Hydrogen and Bamboo Shaped Carbon Nanotubes (WIPO Patent No. CA2913277 A1), (Hindustan Petroleum is the Partner Company)
  10. S. Parmar, K.K. Pant, A. Kumar, Catalyst Composition with Low Total Surface Area for Isomerization of Paraffins, Application no. 4710/MUM/2015 (Bharat Petroleum is the Partner Company)
  11. K. K. Pant, K. D. P. Nigam, Extraction of Transition Metals from Spent Catalyst using EDTA as Chelating Agent, Indian Patent, Patent No. 295498.