Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Research Associate / Senior Developer



+44 (0)20 7594 6645k.kuriyan




C410Roderic Hill BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Applying systems methods to find solutions to challenges in pharmaceutical process development, infrastructure planning, scheduling and supply chain management.

Software  infrastructure for research and education.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Jing R, Kuriyan K, Lin J, et al., 2020, Quantifying the contribution of individual technologies in integrated urban energy systems – A system value approach, Applied Energy, Vol:266, ISSN:0306-2619

Kong Q, Kuriyan K, Shah N, et al., 2019, Development of a responsive optimisation framework for decision-making in precision agriculture, Computers & Chemical Engineering, Vol:131, ISSN:0098-1354

Jing R, Kuriyan K, Kong Q, et al., 2019, Exploring the impact space of different technologies using a portfolio constraint based approach for multi-objective optimization of integrated urban energy systems, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol:113, ISSN:1364-0321, Pages:1-12

Kuriyan K, Shah N, 2019, A combined spatial and technological model for the planning of district energy systems, International Journal of Sustainable Energy Planning and Management, Vol:21, ISSN:2246-2929, Pages:111-131

Kuriyan K, Reklaitis GV, 2013, Creating shared resources for pharmaceutical technology education-Simulation tools, Education for Chemical Engineers, Vol:8, ISSN:1749-7728

Kuriyan K, Catlin AC, Reklaitis GV, 2009, pharmaHUB: Building a virtual organization for pharmaceutical engineering and science, Journal of Pharmaceutical Innovation, Vol:4, ISSN:1872-5120, Pages:81-89

Hlinak AJ, Kuriyan K, Morris KR, et al., 2006, Understanding critical material properties for solid dosage form design, Journal of Pharmaceutical Innovation, Vol:1, ISSN:1872-5120, Pages:12-17

Kuriyan K, Muench W, Reklaitis GV, 2001, Air Products Hydrogen Liquefaction Project: Building a Web-Based Simulation of an Industrial Process, Computer Applications in Engineering Education, Vol:9, ISSN:1061-3773, Pages:180-191

KURIYAN K, REKLAITIS GV, 1989, SCHEDULING NETWORK FLOWSHOPS SO AS TO MINIMIZE MAKESPAN, Computers & Chemical Engineering, Vol:13, ISSN:0098-1354, Pages:187-200

KURIYAN K, REKLAITIS GV, JOGLEKAR G, 1987, MULTIPRODUCT PLANT SCHEDULING STUDIES USING BOSS, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol:26, ISSN:0888-5885, Pages:1551-1558


Kuriyan K, Shah N, 2017, Trade-offs in the Design of Urban Energy Systems, Editor(s): Espuna, Graells, Puigjaner, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, Pages:2383-2388


Aunedi M, Kuriyan K, Pantaleo AM, et al., 2019, Multi-scale modelling of interactions between heat and electricity networks in low-carbon energy systems, 14th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems – SDEWES Conference, SDEWES

Kuriyan K, Shah N, Tools and Workflows in the Design of Urban Energy Systems, American Institue of Chemical Engineers, Annual Meeting

Kuriyan K, 2015, An Interactive Framework for Building and Analysing Models of Urban Energy Systems, Pages:971-976, ISSN:1570-7946

Shah N, Kuriyan K, Liberis L, et al., 1995, User interfaces for mathematical programming based multipurpose plant optimisation systems, European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE-5), Pages:765-772, ISSN:0098-1354

Crooks CA, Kuriyan K, Macchietto S, 1992, Integration of batch plant design, automation, and operation software tools, Pages:S289-S296, ISSN:0098-1354

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