Computational Modeling and Nanoscale Processing Unit

This recently launched unit focuses on the application of computational fluid dynamics in various agri-food processing applications. Modeling is a powerful tool for optimizing and improving process control over various unit operations by acquiring an in-depth understanding of the intricate transport phenomena in food systems. The unit uses advanced computing methods and undertakes industry and other external funded research projects in this field.

Further, considering the potential of nanotechnology, the unit also conducts studies on nano-level food processing. This includes strategies for nanoencapulation, nanoemulsions, nano delivery systems, nanopackaging and other advanced applications. Research and development on various aspects of nanostructured foods, nanocarrier systems, nano food additives, nanocoatings, and development of nanosensors are under progress.

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    Faculties


  • Name : Dr. C. Anandharamakrishnan
    Designation : Director
    Email ID : director@iifpt.edu.in
    Specialization : Food Engineering
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  • Name : Dr. Jeyan Arthur Moses
    Designation : Assistant Professor
    Email ID : moses.ja@iifpt.edu.in,mosesja.iicpt@gov.in
    Specialization : Food Process Engineering
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  • Name : Dr. E. Arunkumar
    Designation : Assistant Professor (C)
    Email ID : arun@iifpt.edu.in
    Specialization : Nutraceuticals and human health
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  • Staff Members


  • Name : Dr. R. Paranthaman
    Designation : Senior Technical Officer
    Email ID : -
    Specialization : -
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  • INSPIRE Faculty


  • Name : Dr. Sayantani Dutta
    Designation : DST-INSPIRE Faculty
    Email ID : sayantani@iifpt.edu.in
    Specialization : Food Process Engineering
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