Srinivas Palanki, Ph.D.

Recent Publications

  • N. Tripathi, S. Palanki, Q. Xu and K.D.P. Nigam, "Production of 1,3 Butadiene and Associated Co-Products Ethylene and Propylene from Lignin," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, in press, 2019
  • M.E. Haque, Q. Xu, and S. Palanki, "Glycol Loss Minimization for a Natural Gas Dehydration Plant Under Upset Conditions," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 58(5): 1994-2008, 2019
  • G. Sabeeh, S. Palanki, N.D. Sylvester, M.Y. El-Sharkh, Modeling and Analysis of a Hydrogen Reformer for Fuel Cell Applications," Heat Transfer Engineering, 40:13-14, 1153-1161, 2019
  • Y. Kurle, Q. Xu, and S. Palanki, "Dynamic Simulation Study for Boil-off Gas Minimization at Liquified Natural Gas Exporting Terminals," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 57(17): 5903-5913, 2018
  • M. Colomb, S. Palanki, N.D. Sylvester, "Experimental Verification of Scalable Model for the Hydrochlorination Reaction in a Pilot-Scale Fluidized Bed Reactor,"Powder Technology, 301:989-998, 2016
  • M. Colomb, S. Palanki, N.D. Sylvester, "Modeling the Hydrochlorination Reaction in a Laboratory-scale Fluidized Bed Reactor," Powder Technology, 292:242-250, 2016
  • R. Palanki, J. Poiroux, and S. Palanki, "Design and Evaluation of a Low-cost Piezoelectric Device for Remote Diagnosis of Respiratory Diseases," Int. J. Bioautomation, 19(4): 521-530, 2015
  • R. Palanki, S. Arora, N. Tyagi, L. Rusu, A.P. Singh, S. Palanki, J.E. Carter, and S. Singh, "Size is an Essential Parameter in Governing the UVB-protective Efficacy of Silver Nanoparticles in Human Keratinocytes," BMC Cancer, 15:636, 2015


Ph.D. (Ch.E.) University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
M.S. (Ch.E.) University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
B.Tech. (Ch.E.) Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

Awards & Honors

  • QEP Educator of Distinction Award, 2014
  • Sisir Kumar Mitra Memorial Award, 2013
  • IIChE NRC Award for 2nd Best Paper in Indian Chemical Engineer, 2013
  • IICT-Avon’s Padmashree Dr. G.S. Sidhu CHEMCON Distinguished Speaker Award, 2012
  • Olivia Rambo McGlothren National Alumni Outstanding Scholar Award, 2011
  • Academic Leadership Class of the University of South Alabama, 2010
  • Hetero Drugs Professor G S Laddha CHEMCON Distinguished Speaker Award, 2005 
  • Computers and Chemical Engineering Best Paper Award, January 2004
  • College of Engineering Research Award, FSU, Tallahassee, 2000
  • National Science Foundation Research Initiation Award, 1994
  • National Talent Search Scholarship, Govt. of India, 1980-1986
  • Junior Science Talent Search Scholarship, Govt. of India, 1978-1980