Dr.Chandra Mouli R. Madhuranthakam

Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering Department

Tel #: +97125015304


Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada 2007
  • M.Sc. Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, India2003
  • B.Tech. Chemical Engineering, Sri Venkateswara University, India 1999

Mini Bio

Dr. Chandra Mouli R. Madhurathakam is an assistant professor in the department of chemical engineering at the Abu Dhabi University (ADU). His research involves: designing, investigation and application of microscale fluidics for advanced manufacturing of polymeric materials, study of the effect of new internal geometries of static mixers on the dispersion and mixing in multiphase fluids, mathematical modeling, statistical methods for process modeling, process control and optimization. He comes with profound experience and success in the application of these technologies to several processes involving emulsion polymers, polymer composites, hydrogels and bioprocesses.

Employment History

  • Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering, Abu Dhabi University, UAE2016 – now
  • Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada2014 – 2016
  • Lecturer, Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada2011 – 2014
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Polymer Research, Waterloo, Canada2008 – 2010
  • Research Engineer, Sessional lecturer, Teaching Assistant, Chemical Engineering University of Waterloo, Canada 2003 – 2008
  • Lecturer, Chemical Engineering, Sri Venkateswara University1999 – 2000

Areas of Competence

  • Micro-Process Systems Engineering
  • Polymerization Kinetics, Polymer Reactor Design, Post Polymerization.
  • Modeling, Troubleshooting and Optimal Control.
  • Applied Statistics- Modeling, Design of Experiments, Parameter Estimation.
  • Mixed Integer Nonlinear Programming and Global Optimization Algorithms.

Professional Membership

  • Member, Canadian Society for Chemical Engineers (CSChE).
  • Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).
  • Member, American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Member, Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)
  • Member, Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)