Summer Course on Sustainability & Green Chemistry

Start Date

3rd July 2023

End Date

8th July 2023


12 : 00 AM

Audience Type

Academicians, Students


Vidyavihar - Mumbai


Somaiya Vidyavihar University

Event Details

Who can Participate: Chemistry graduate & Post Graduate students or students who studied chemistry as one of the subjects in your degree course, Teachers & Industry Personnel.

No. of Participants:  40 – 45 Participants

Duration of Course: 01 week

Dates: 03rd July 2023 to 08th July 2023

No. of Lectures: 04 lectures per day, with group discussions and experimental work

Registration Link

Speakers: Experts from - Government bodies, Industry, and Academia

  • Mr. Samir Somaiya, Chancellor, SVU and Chairman & Managing Director, Godavari Biorefineries Ltd (GBL), Mumbai
  • Dr. S. Sivaram, Dean Faculty of Science, SVU & Honorary Professor and INSA Scientist, Emeritus, IISER Pune
  • Dr. Achala Danait, Strategy & Industry Partnership Professor, SVU and Former Managing Director, Clariant India Ltd (CIL), Mumbai
  • Dr. Raman Ramachandran, Director, KJSIM, SVU and Former Chairman & Managing Director, Head of BASF Group Companies, Mumbai
  • Dr. Kaustav Chakraborty, Solvay, Vadodra
  • Mr. Saryadevara Ravikiran, BASF, Mumbai
  • Mr. P.K.Mirashe, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Mumbai
  • Dr. Shyamal De, General Manager (Technology & Operation) at Atul Ltd, Gujrat

Topics which will be covered :

  • Key Challenges Faced by Chemical Industry
  • Relevance of Sustainability and Green Chemistry in today’s context
  • Sustainability – Myths & Facts,
  • Three Pillars of Sustainability
  • Sustainability in the Context of Business, Case Study
  • Introduction to Green Chemistry – Beginning, Definition, Approach, Design Criteria, It’s Future & Benefits
  • Principles of Green Chemistry – Introduction with Examples
  • Industrial Case Studies of Green Chemistry
  • Sustainability & Green Chemistry Metrics
  • Green Solvents
  • Green Catalysts
  • Process Safety
  • Biodegradability
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Renewable Feedstock

Registration charges:

Students   Rs. 1500/-
Teachers    Rs. 3000/-
 Industry    Rs. 5000/-

Note: Payment link will be shared with the registered participants.

In case of any queries, feel free to contact the following details.

Prof. (Dr). Soumyadeb Ghosh: +91 97148 22443,
Prof. (Dr). Padma Vankar: +91 94509 38773,
Mr. Hemant Waidande: +91 8097042606,