VII  International Conference


 Sustainable Energy and Environmental Challenges (VII SEEC)

December 16-18, 2022


Organized by

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi, India

Under the auspices of

International Society for Energy, Environment and Sustainability (ISEES)




Call for Papers


Technical Program







About the Conference

The conference, SEEC-2022, will be organized to promote research and outreach programs in India through scientific deliberations like keynote addresses and oral presentations. The SEEC will bring together engineers, scientists, researchers, students, and other professionals in order to address and discuss emerging sustainable energy and environmental issues. It will provide platforms for physicists, mathematicians, chemists, engineers, and biologists for critical discussion in key areas of energy and environmental sciences. Environmental sciences research should contribute to understand the major problems in recent days arising due to extensive agriculture, industrial, municipal, transportation, and urbanization activities together with climate change in developing countries. Click here to learn more about the previous conferences.

About the Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi (IIT BHU) is an Institute of national importance created by an Act of the Parliament through the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 2012 vide Gazette Notification dated 29.06.2012. The IIT (BHU), Varanasi is situated in the magnicent campus of BHU at the southern end of the ancient city of Varanasi on the banks of the holy river Ganga. Engineering Education in BHU commenced in 1919 with the establishment of Banaras Engineering College (BENCO). The Institution has also pioneered engineering education by being the First in the country to start degree courses in Mining, Metallurgy, Ceramic Engineering and Pharmaceutics. In 1969 these three colleges were amalgamated to form the Institute of Technology (IT BHU). The Minister of Human Resource & Development, Government of India, is the Chairman of the Council. The institute aspires to be a harbinger of modern interdisciplinary technological advancement in the country and at a forefront of imparting quality education by use of innovative pedagogy culminating traditional with contemporary methods.

Click here to learn more about IIT (BHU).

International Society for Energy, Environment and Sustainability

The International Society for Energy, Environment and Sustainability was founded at IIT Kanpur in January 2014 with an aim to spread knowledge in the fields of Energy, Environment, Sustainability, and Combustion. The Society aims to spread knowledge in the above-mentioned areas among people and make them more aware about the environmental challenges which the world is facing today. The Society is involved in various activities like conducting workshops, seminars, conferences, etc. in the above-mentioned domains. The society also recognizes young scientists and engineers for their contributions in this field. It comprises of experts from leading research institutions working in various domains related to energy.

Click here to learn more about ISEES.

Organizing Committee


Dr. V. K. Saraswat, Member, NITI Aayog, New Delhi

Prof. Pramod Kumar Jain, Director, IIT BHU, Varanasi


General Chair:

Dr. Ashok Pandey, Distinguished Scientist, IITR, Lucknow


Conference Chairs:

Prof. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, IIT Kanpur

Prof. Yogesh Chandra Sharma, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Prof. Rajnesh Tyagi, IIT BHU, Varanasi


Conference Secretary:

Dr. Akhilendra Pratap Singh, IIT BHU, Varanasi



Dr. RK Singh, IIT BHU, Varanasi


Local Organization Team:

Prof. Sushant Kumar Srivastava, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Prof. Vikas Kumar Dubey, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Prof. Hira Lal Pramanik, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Bhavna Verma, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Amrita Dwivedi, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. R Santhosh, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Sanjay Katheria, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. GP Modi, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Upadhyay, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Ankit Gupta, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Amit Verma, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Surya Deo Yadav, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Nikhil Kumar, IIT BHU, Varanasi

Advisory Committees

Tentative International Advisory Committee

Prof. Amit Bhatnagar, University Of Eastern Finland, Finland

Prof. Andreas Wimmer, Large Engines Competence Center, Austria

Dr. Anil K. Patel, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Prof. Antonio Garcia Martinez , Polytechnic University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

Prof. Bui Xuan Thanh, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam

Prof. Byungchul Choi, Chonnam National University, South Korea

Prof. Chang Sik Lee, College of Engineering of Hanyang University, South Korea

Prof. Charles Adetunji, Edo University Iyamho, Edo, Nigeria

Prof. Choongsik Bae, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea

Prof. Chris Chatterton, Methanol Institute, Singapore

Prof. Colin Garner, UK

Prof. D. Roekaerts, Delft University, Netherlands

Prof. Daniel Tsang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Prof. Edgard Gnansounou, Bioenergy and Energy Planning Research Group

Prof. Eldon Raj, UNESCO-IHE, Netherlands

Prof. Ernst Wintner, Photonics Institute of TU Vienna, Austria

Prof. Fabrice Foucher, University of Orleans, France

Prof. Felix Leach, University of Oxford, UK

Prof. Franz Winter, TU WEIN, Austria

Prof. Gautam Kalghatgi, UK

Dr. Gopalakrishnan Kumar, University of Stavanger, Norway

Prof. Gregory Dolan, Methanol Institute, USA

Dr. Grezegorz Piechota, GPCHEM Laboratory of Biogas Research and Analysis, Toruń, Poland

Prof. Héctor A. Ruiz, Autonomous University of Coahuila, Mexico

Prof. Huu Hao Ngo, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia

Prof. Ingemar Denbratt, Chalmers University, Sweden

Prof. J.W.C, Turner, University of Bath, UK

Prof. Jeffrey D. Naber, Michigan Technological University, USA

Prof. John B Heywood, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Dr. Joonsik Hwang, Mississippi State University, USA

Prof. Kalyan Annamalai, Texas A & M University, USA

Prof. Mani Sarathi, Clean Combustion Research Center, KAUST, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Prof. Martin Pexa, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Czech Republic

Prof. Michael Sauer, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Austria

Prof. Mohamad (Hameed) Metghalchi, Northeastern University, USA

Prof. Norma Alcantar, FSU, USA

Prof. Pau Loke Show, University of Nottingham Malaysia

Prof. Peter Kelly Senecal, Convergent Science, USA

Prof. Rajendra Bordia, Clemson University, USA

Prof. Ramesh K. Agarwal, Washington University, USA

Dr. Reeta Rani Singhania, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Prof. Ricardo Martinez-Botas, Imperial College of London, UK

Prof. Rolf Reitz, UW Madison, USA

Prof. S R Gollahalli, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma, USA

Prof. S. R. Gollahalli, University of Oklahoma, USA

Prof. Samir K Khanal, University of Hawaii at Mãnoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Prof. Sang Jun Sim, Korea University, Seoul, South Korea

Dr. Sayan Biswas, University of Minnesota, USA

Prof. Sebastian Verhelst, Lund University, Sweden

Prof. Shawn Kook, The University of New South Wales-Sydney, Australia

Prof. Shekhar Bhansali, USA

Prof. Suhan Park, Konkuk University, South Korea

Prof. Sungwook Park, Hanyang University, Republic of Korea

Prof. William L. Roberts, Clean Combustion Research Center, KAUST, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Prof. William Nimmo, UK

Prof. Yen Wah Tong, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. Zhiping Zhang, Henan Agricultural University, China


Tentative National Advisory Committee

Prof. Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Jadavpur University

Prof. Akhilendra Bhushan Gupta, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur

Prof. Amit Agarwal, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Prof. Amitava Datta, Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Dr. Atul Dhar, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi

Prof. Baskar Gurunathan, St Joseph's College of Engineering, Chennai

Dr. Binod Parmeswaran, CSIR-National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Trivandrum

Dr. Chetan Patel, Sitarambhai Naranji Patel Institute of Technology & Research Centre, Gujrat

Prof. D. B. Sahoo, University of Delhi, New Delhi

Prof. Debasis Chakraborty, Defence Research & Development Laboratory Hyderabad

Prof. Deepak Pant, Central University of Himachal Pradesh, Dharamshala

Dr. Dhananjay Srivastava, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Prof. Dilip Sharma, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur

Dr. Himasnhu Tyagi, IIT Ropar

Prof. L. M. Das, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi

Prof. M K G Babu, R M K Engineering College, Kavaraipettai

Dr. Manish Kuamr, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun

Prof. Nitin Labhasetwar, CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Nagpur

Dr. P. A. Lakshminarayanan, Simpson and Co. Ltd.

Prof. P. S. Panesar, Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal

Dr. Praveen Kumar, Arunai Engineering College, Thiruvannamalai

Dr. Pravesh C. Shukla, Indian Institute of Technology, Bhilai

Dr. Rajeev K Sukumaramn, National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Trivandrum

Prof. R. P. Gakkhar, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

Prof. R. S. Singh, Punjabi University, Patiala

Prof. Rajiv Kumar Garg, National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar

Prof. Ruhit Jyoti Konwar, Eternal University, Baru Sahib

Prof. Rupam Kataki, Tezpur University, Tezpur

Prof. S Venkata Mohan, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad

Dr. S. S. Thipse, Agharkar Research Instuite, Pune

Prof. Shantanu Bhattacharya, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Prof. Sudarshan Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Prof. Sudipta De, Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Dr. Sunita Varjani, Gujarat Pollution Control Board, Gandhinagar

Prof. Swarnendu Sen, Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Dr.Uma Maheshwar, GE Aviation, Bangalore

Prof. Tarun Gupta, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Prof. Thallada Bhaskar, CSIR-Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun

Prof. Vijayanand S. Moholkar, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati

Prof. Vinod Kumar Garg, Central University of Punjab, Bhatinda





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