Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Research Postgraduate



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Tanuj is a postgraduate researcher at The Sargent Centre for Process Systems Engineering and the Molecular Systems Engineering  groups within the Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London.

He earned his Bachelor in Technology in Chemical Engineering from VIT University in Vellore, India in 2017. He then completed his Masters of Science in Advanced Chemical Engineering with Process Systems Engineering from Imperial College London in 2018. 

Tanuj started his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering in 2019 under the supervision of Professor Claire Adjiman and Dr. Benoit Chachuat. His research involves the development of a state-of-the-art algorithm for deterministic global optimisation. He is being funded by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Chambon CL, Karia T, Sandwell P, et al., 2020, Techno-economic assessment of biomass gasification-based mini-grids for productive energy applications: The case of rural India, Renewable Energy, Vol:154, ISSN:0960-1481, Pages:432-444


Karia T, Adjiman CS, Chachuat B, 2021, Global Optimization of Mixed-Integer Polynomial Programs via Quadratic Reformulation, Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, Pages:655-661

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