ISSN 2308-4057 (Print),
ISSN 2310-9599 (Online)
Шириш Хари Сонаване

Shirish Hari Sonawane

Ph.D. Chemical Technology, Associate Professor (Warangal, Telangana, India)
Place of work:
National Institute of Technology
Associate Professor of the Department of Chemical Engineering
Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA
+91 8702462626
Field of expertise:
Acoustic and hydrodynamic cavitations, Nanoemulsions and functional nanolattices, Advanced polymeric coatings and hybrid membranes, Process intensification using microreactors.
References to the scientist's profile
  • 2005 – Doctor of Philosophy, Chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University, India;
  • 1999 – Master of Engineering, Chemical Engineering, S. University of Baroda, India;
  • 1997 – Bachelor of Technology, Chemical Engineering, Dr B. A. Tech. University, Lonere India.
Work and research experience
Since 2012 – Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India.
  • 2017– Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI) Award (Project Guide/Team Leader): Under BIRAC-SRISTI-GYTI Category of More from Less for Many (MLM), National Innovation Foundation(NIF), India & SRISTI;
  • 2017 – Telangana Academy of Sciences award, Telangana Academy of Sciences;
  • 2016 – Fellow of Maharashtra Academy of Sciences award [for the significant contributions to Engineering and Technology], Maharashtra Academy of Sciences;
  • 2016 – Institution of Engineers India award [for excellence in academics], Institution of Engineers India;
  • 2016 – V.N.M.M award [for the innovative and creative work in the field of Chemical Engineering through patent applications], IIT-Roorkee.
Significant publications in Russian and foreign issues
  1. Maralla Y, Sonawane SH. Process intensification by using a helical capillary microreactor for a continuous flow synthesis of peroxypropionic acid and its kinetic study. Periodica Polytechnica Chemical Engineering. 2020;64(1):9–19. DOI:
  2. Maralla Y, Sonawane S. Comparative study for production of unstable peracetic acid using microstructured reactors and its kinetic study. Journal of Flow Chemistry. 2019;9(2):145–154. DOI:
  3. Korpe S, Bethi B, Sonawane SH, Jayakumar KV. Tannery wastewater treatment by cavitation combined with advanced oxidation process (AOP). Ultrasonics Sonochemistry. 2019;59. DOI:
  4. Bhanvase BA, Veer A, Shirsath SR, Sonawane SH. Ultrasound assisted preparation, characterization and adsorption study of ternary chitosan-ZnO-TiO2 nanocomposite: Advantage over conventional method. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry. 2019;52:120–130. DOI:
  5. Suryawanshi PL, Gumfekar SP, Bhanvase BA, Sonawane SH, Pimplapure MS. A review on microreactors: Reactor fabrication, design, and cutting-edge applications. Chemical Engineering Science. 2018;189:431–448. DOI:
  6. Kumar MS, Sonawane SH, Bhanvase BA, Bethi B. Treatment of ternary dye wastewater by hydrodynamic cavitation combined with other advanced oxidation processes (AOP's). Journal of Water Process Engineering. 2018;23:250–256. DOI:
  7. Kumar N, Sonawane SS, Sonawane SH. Experimental study of thermal conductivity, heat transfer and friction factor of Al2O3 based nanofluid. International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 2018;90:1–10. DOI:
  8. Bhanvase BA, Sayankar SD, Kapre A, Fule PJ, Sonawane SH. Experimental investigation on intensified convective heat transfer coefficient of water based PANI nanofluid in vertical helical coiled heat exchanger. Applied Thermal Engineering. 2018;128:134–140. DOI:
  9. Kumar MS, Sonawane SH, Pandit AB. Degradation of methylene blue dye in aqueous solution using hydrodynamic cavitation based hybrid advanced oxidation processes. Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification. 2017;122:288–295. DOI:
  10. Shirsath SR, Sable SS, Gaikwad SG, Sonawane SH, Saini DR, Gogate PR. Intensification of extraction of curcumin from Curcuma amada using ultrasound assisted approach: Effect of different operating parameters. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry. 2017;38:437–445. DOI:
  11. Bhanvase BA, Shende TP, Sonawane SH. A review on graphene–TiO2 and doped graphene–TiO2 nanocomposite photocatalyst for water and wastewater treatment. Environmental Technology Reviews. 2017;6(1):1–14. DOI:
  12. Bethi B, Sonawane SH, Bhanvase BA, Gumfekar SP. Nanomaterials-based advanced oxidation processes for wastewater treatment: A review. Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification. 2016;109:178–189. DOI: