Dr. (Mrs.) K.M.Meera Sheriffa Begum

Academic Profile
  • Ph.D ( Chemical Engg., Petroleum Refining Processes, Research done at Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd., under MRL Research fellowship,1996)
  • M.Tech (Chemical Engg., A.C.Tech., Anna Univ., 1990)
  • B.Tech (Chemical Engg., A.C.Tech., Anna Univ., 1988)
Membership In Professional Bodies ( Life Member )
  • ISTE
  • IIChE
  • ICS
Professional Interests
  • Conventional Transfer Operations
  • Liquid Membrane Technology
  • Foam Separation
  • Adsorption using Nanomagnetic particles, microcapsules
  • Effluent Treatments by using Novel Technology
Courses Taught
  • Mass Transfer I & II
  • Petroleum Refining & PetroChemicals Engineering
  • Non-Conventional Separation Techniques
  • New Separation Processes (UG & PG)
  • Mechanical Operations
  • Transport Phenomena
  • Elements of Mass Transfer Part – I is published by Prentice Hall of India (P) Ltd., New Delhi, as a co-author with Dr.N.Anantharaman.
Journals and Conferences Sponsored Projects
  • Chief Co-ordinator of the MHRD, R & D project on “Studies on Emulsion Liquid Membrane Extraction”
  • Co-ordinator for the MODROBS MHRD project on “Separations Process Laboratory”
Awards and Honours
  • M.H. Shukla Award for Best Technical Paper presentation at CHEMCON 2004.
  • An honor obtained for inclusion of my name as a candidate in the Biographical Data of Who’s Who in the World of Edition 2006.
  • An honour of “Bharat Jyoti Award” Presented by India-International Friendship Society, New Delhi, 2008.
  • Best Teacher Award honoured at NITT, 2009.
Research Training
  • Research training undertaken at Department of Chemical Engineering and Bio Molecular Engineering, National University of Singapore from April 2006 to May 2006 under TEQIP scheme on “Surface Functionalized Nano Magnetic Particles for Biomolecular Separations”.
No. of Ph.D Guided/Co-Guided
  • Numbers:- 04
No. of M.Tech Thesis Guided
  • Numbers:- 18
Contact Address
Dr. (Mrs.) K.M.Meera Sheriffa Begum,
Associate Professor ,
Department of Chemical Engineering,
National Institute Of Technology,
Trichy - 620015.
Tel. :- +91 - 431 - 2503109
E-mail : meera@nitt.edu