CV - Abu Talha - Chemical Engineering

D-113, V.S. Hall of Residence, NIT Rourkela
To do extensive research and learn new things related to my field and develop as a professional and person.

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela
- July 2014-Present
Bachelor of Technology, Chemical engineering
3rd Year of 4-year program
CGPA: 8.51(in four semesters)/10

Related Coursework: Chemical Process Calculation, Chemical Process Technology, Fluid Dynamics, Thermodynamics, Fuel and combustions, Mass Transfer Operations, Heat Transfer Operations, Equipment Design

Practical Skills: Fuel and Combustion Lab, Process Technology Lab, Material Handling Lab, Fluid Dynamics Lab, Biochemical Engineering Lab, Mass Transfer Operations Lab, Heat Transfer Operations Lab

 Waste water Treatment (Methodology and Modelling Simulation)
 Environmental Pollution Control (Mainly Air and Water Pollution)
 Separation Techniques
 Improving Environmental Impacts
 Nano-materials and Polymers

 Processes: Waste Water Treatment, Solid Liquid Separation
 Basic Operation knowledge of Machines like Spectrophotometer, Micro-Centrifuge, Shaker, Incubator, Autoclave, Laminar flow hood, Distillation column, Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers
 Instruments: Jaw Crusher, Roll Crusher, Ball Mill, Hammer Mill, Packed bed Column, Pensky-Martein Apparatus, DO Meter, pH Meter
 Software: MATLAB, ASPEN, Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint
 Programming: Java, C, C++
 Web-design: HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Responsive Web Design

Undergraduate Research Project - May 2016-July 2016
Biochemical Lab, Dept. of Chemical Engineering., NIT Rourkela
 Analysis, treatment, and removal of iron content from waste water of mines using Tulsion A-23 Resins, manufactured by Thermax Ltd., under the guidance of Prof.(Mrs.) Susmita Mishra as my summer research project

2016 Winter Research Intern - Dec 2016-Dec 2016
Solvent Extraction Lab, Hydro & Electrometallurgy dept., CSIR-IMMT
 A study on design of thickeners for dewatering of Mn-nodules, under the guidance of Scientist Mrs. V. Aishvarya for a period of 4 weeks as my winter research project

 Co-ordinated in the event organized by Kalyan NGO on Feb 2016 aimed to bring smiles to orphaned and differently abled children (DIBYANG) followed by quiz competition; distribution of clothes and lunch to them
 Organized AASRA’s foundation day on Jan 2016 with a team of 10 members where all the 200 kids from our six workplaces came and participated in cultural events and feast together
 Supervised and collaborated in a science workshop for the 200 kids under AASRA followed by a Science and Art Exhibition in Nov 2015
 Successfully planned and coordinated an awareness campaign on FIRST AID at five workplaces under AASRA in Nov 2014 reaching out to 250 families

 Actively participated in CHEMCON 2016 and presented a poster on the topic “Iron removal from its aqueous solution using Tulsion A-23 resins”
 Recipient of JRF for my summer project under Prof.(Mrs.) Susmita Mishra for the period May ’16-July ‘16
 Introduction to Programming with MATLAB by Vanderbilt University on Coursera. Certificate earned on June 20, 2016
 Bagged State rank-1 and AIR-115 in NSTSE-2014
 Secured an All India Rank within top 1% out of 1.2 million applicants of the total who appeared in JEE-Main-2014

Treasurer, AASRA,
Jan 2016-present
AASRA is a social service club of NIT Rourkela that works towards improvising the life of poor children
 Manage a budget of ₹80,000- ₹1,00,000
 Doubled the funds of the club within five months of serving the position
 Implemented new ideas for raising funds and a more transparent and effective way of spending it

Workplace Captain, AASRA, May 2015- Jan 2016
 Implemented a proper schedule for workplace visit
 Ensured the required task was completed in the stipulated time
 Maintained a proper co-ordination among members

 Set Goals: Maintain a journal and write down the goals to achieve with a deadline and check the journal each night before going to sleep to check for the progress made
 Punctual: Always on time for things
 Time Management: Made an activity calendar for the jobs to be done during my tenure as a Treasurer in AASRA and made sure the work was completed on or before the stipulated time
 Dependable: Successfully coordinated science workshop and looked after the progress of the exhibition even if I was sick during that period
 Organize: Organized AASRA’s foundation day and maintained a proper order of cultural events followed by lunch to 200 people
 Take Instructions: Followed instruction well in the summer project on Waste-water and cleared any doubts that aroused during conduction of project
 Supervise: Supervised an awareness campaign on first aid and made sure that the work was completed before the stipulated time

I have a keen interest in learning something new, particularly learning about the human mind and to understand it’s work and how to be more productive. Also, I spend some of my leisure time in Reading Novels, watching movies, TV series, and like observing things and people which provide me with an abundant source of information besides entertainment.