Dr. Sirshendu Guha is a Chemist and a Chemical Engineer. He is working as Deputy General Manager (Technical) in Process Design and Development Division of Engineers India Limited, New Delhi, India. Dr. Sirshendu is involved in research works related to Petroleum Engineering, Resilience Engineering, Electrochemistry & Electrochemical Engineering including research related to sources of Clean Energy which do not cause environmental degradation and global warming. He has rich consultancy experience for completing various projects in the fields of Refineries, Gas Processing and Petro-Chemicals, Chemicals and Fertilizers for twenty-six years at Engineers India Limited, India. He also has three years of experience in Research and Development at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India. Dr. Sirshendu graduated from University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India with a B.Sc degree in Chemistry (Honours). He then completed B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India and subsequently completed M.Tech in Process Engineering and Design from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India. He received his Ph.D. (Tech) degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India with a thesis in the field of “Resilience Engineering for Process Systems”.
Dr. Sirshendu published a total of seventeen research papers in international journals and conferences till date. He has delivered a talk on “process system resilience” at University of California at Berkeley, U.S.A. and has attended the AIChE annual meetings in 2017 and 2019 for making oral presentations on “process system resilience” and “process intensification”. Dr. Sirshendu had received “Certificate of Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing” from the Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries in January 2017. He is a regular reviewer for Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries and Computers and Chemical Engineering Journal. He is an AIChE Senior Member and IIChE Life Member. He was awarded Indian National Scholarship in 1989 and he received GATE fellowship in 1992.