Chemical Technology

The Laboratory for Chemical Technology (LCT) integrates chemical science and engineering in its research on catalysis, polymerization, kinetics, reactor design and process design. LCT is part of the Department of Materials, Textiles and Chemical Engineering within the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at Ghent University in Belgium and member of the Centre for Sustainable Chemistry (CSC) of Ghent University. LCT aims at research excellence and bottom-up innovation in the framework of technological, industrial, and societal challenges.

Bhargav Baruah

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Pyrolysis of waste mix plastics for the production of high grade hydrocarbons for upgradation as fuel and as a feed for steam cracking.

Bhargav Baruah is a Postdoctoral researcher at the Laboratory of Chemical Technology since August 2022. Bhargav received his PhD degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT-G) in July 2022. He obtained his Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Gauhati University in 2015, and MTech in Energy Technology in 2017 from Tezpur Central University, India. His research interest includes thermochemical conversion of carbonaceous materials, degradation reaction kinetics, heat transfer in solids and fluids, engineering thermodynamics, reservoir engineering, and engineering design.