Prof. Praveen Linga, an alumnus of IIT Kharagpur has been elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) for his contribution in the field of chemical sciences.
Prof. Linga is Associate Professor Dean’s Chair at the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS). He did his M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur 2002. His received his doctoral degree from UBC, Vancouver.
Prof. Linga’s research interests include Gas hydrates, Carbon Dioxide Capture, Storage and Utilization, LNG Cold Energy Utilisation and Energy Storage, District Cooling and Seawater Desalination. He is championing three hydrate technologies for desalination, gas storage and data-centre cooling reports NUS. His Linga Lab specialises in developing innovative technologies to strengthen energy-water nexus.
In 2018 he was also nominated as ‘Highly Cited Researcher’ by Clarivate Analytics, USA.