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Souman Rudra

Førsteamanuensis

Associate Professor

 
Kontor:
H4046 ( Jon Lilletuns vei 9, Grimstad )

Academic Degree:

  • Ph.D, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark  (2013)
  • MSc in Energy Engineering, Ajou University, South Korea (2010)
  • BSc in Mechanical Engineering, CUET, Bangladesh (2007)

Pedagogical competence:

  • Uniped, course in university pedagogics, UiA (2015-2016)
  • Qualifying course for doctoral supervision, UiA/UiS/UiN (2015-2016)

Summary:

Experienced Associate Professor with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Mathematical Modeling, Analytical Skills, Aspen Plus, Power Plants, and Biofuels. Strong education professional with a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) focused in Energy Engineering from Aalborg Universitet.

Forskning

Renewable Energy, Biomass Conversion, Thermal Energy, Energy System, Process Design and Simulation, HVAC, Fluid Mechanics.

 

Undervisning

  • Desing and optimization of heat and power system, ENE 419 
  • Thermodynamic and Heating System, ENE 227
  • Fluid Mechanics and HVAC system, ENE 230

Arbeidserfaring

  • 15th August, 2013 - Present

Associate Professor, Department of Engineering and Science, Renewable EnergyUniversity of Agder, Grimstad, Norway.

  • 1st May, 2013-31st of July, 2013

Scientific Researcher, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark.

  •  1st May, 2010-31st April, 2013

PhD Fellow, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark.

  • January 2012- May, 2012

Visiting Researcher, Sustainable Energy Lab., Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta.Edmonton, Canada.                                      

  • 19th January 09 - 27th February 09, 

Global Intern, SK Energy (Korea's largest energy group) Seoul, Korea.                                                                                      

  • 4th March 08 - 28th April 10,

Research Assistant at Energy Process Lab., Ajou University, Suwon, Korea.

  • September 07 - January 08                                                           

Assistant Mechanical Engineer, C & A group, Chittagong, Bangladesh

  • 19th December, 06 to 10th February, 07,

Pacific jeans, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Faglige interesser

Teaching:

  • Desing and optimization of heat and power system, ENE 419 
  • Thermodynamic and Heating System, ENE 227
  • Fluid Mechanics and HVAC system, ENE 230

 

 

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS (Before 2014):

2013

Jessica HoffmannSouman RudraSaqib S. ToorJens Bo Holm-NielsenLasse A. Rosendahl , Conceptual Design of an Integrated Hydrothermal Liquefaction and Biogas Plant for Sustainable Bioenergy Production, Bioresource Technology, 2012.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960852412017348

2012

Souman Rudra ; LasseRosendahl, Morten B.Blarke; Proposal or abiomass basedQuadgeneration system for power, heat, cooling and SNG production.International journal of applied energy (submitted)

 

Souman Rudra, Lasse Rosendahl, Amit Kumar, Development of Net Energy Ratio forquad generationpathways, Proceeding or Alberta Graduate Conference, Edmonton, Canada, 2-5thofMay,2012.

http://vbn.aau.dk/en/publications/development-of-net-energy-ratio-for-quadgeneration-pathways(324a0d51-c4bc-4153-8177-93ff3bc5de1a).html

 

 

2011

 

Souman Rudra, ASM Sayem, SK Biswas, HT kim, Simulation Study on a Hybrid Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) -Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) -Gas Turbine in IGCC Power Plant,   ASME 3rd International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 2  /  Combined Energy Cycles, CHP and CCHP, and Heat Recovery Technologies , 2009.

Souman Rudra ;Rosendahl, Lasse ;Niels From, Optimization of a local district plant under fuel flexibility andperformance, Proceedings or ASME 2011 5th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, August 7-10, 2011, Washington, DC, USA.

Souman Rudra; Hoffmann,Jessica ; Rosendahl, Lasse , Planning of a Quadgeneration power plant for Jammerbugt energy system. Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on Polygeneration.oath./ Alberto CoronasSalcedo.March,2011.

2010

Souman RUDRA, L. ROSSENDHAL, Jinwook LEE, HT Kim, A performance analysis of integrated solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) and heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) for IGFC system. Frontiers of Energy and Power Engineering in China, Volume 4, Number 3 , 402-413, DOI: 10.1007 / s11708-010-0122-x.

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11708-010-0122-x#page-1

SoumanRudra, HT Kim, A simulation study ofSolidOxide fuel cell for IGCC power generation using Aspen Plus , Journal of Energy and Climate Change , Vol. 5, No. 2, 2010, p. 24-35.

http://www.dbpia.co.kr/Journal/ArticleDetail/1593975

Souman Rudra, ChanLee, HT Kim, Simulation or IGFC Power Generation System with Various Parameters of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell and Heat Recovery Steam Generator,ICEPAG2010-3452, February 9-11, 2010, Costa Mesa, California, USA.

SMAshekuzzaman, SoumanRudra, Supplementary energy demand of rural households in Bangladesh through appropriate biogas technology, Proc.Of international conference on environmental aspects of Bangladesh, Japan, Sept.2110

Souman Rudra, L. Rosendahl, Abu Sadahat Sayem, Simulation of IGFC Power Generation System by Aspen Plus, Proceedings of the 13th Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics, 17-21 December 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

2009

SoumanRudra, H.T.Kim,SimulationStudie of clean coal technology focused on hybrid Solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) and heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) in IGFC power plants.Paper no.159, SET 2009, Eurogress, Aachen, Germany, 31 Aug., Sep.2009. 

SoumanRudra, H.T.Kim.A study on a hybrid solid oxide fuel cell and heat recovery steam generator for power generation with CO2capture.Paper No.EO1 08, Page (128-135), Climate Change Conference, Seoul, Korea, 2009 (May).

 2008

SoumanRudra, H.T.Kim, H.Y. Wang, JW Lee,Thermodynamicand Exergy optimization of the operational parameters for the Heat Recovery Steam Generator in IGCC Power Plant.Paper No.253, IGEC-IV, Beijing, China.2008 (October)

Souman Rudra, HMShim, H.T.Kim.Exergetic analysis ofcoal firedthermal power plants based on steam parameters.Paper no.62, 4thBSME-ASME ICTE, Dhaka,Bangladegh.2008 (December)

Souman Rudra,ASMSayem, S.K.Biswas, J.P.Chakrabattry, TS.ShamsiHuqandHT Kim, Design of an Automatic fire alarm system for ME department.Paper no.103, 4thBSME-ASME ICTE, Dhaka,Bangladegh.2008 (December)

 

 

MAWazed, SoumanRudraandHT Kim, Renewable energy resources in Bangladesh: Micro Hydro, Paper no.O-SH-001, page-181, RE2008, Busan, Korea.2008 (October)

Prosjekter

PhD Projects:

1. Taimur Akther. HTL of Algae Biomass for Biocrude Production. (ongoing from April 2014)

2. Design and optimization of a hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL) reactor for bio-oil production. ( From February 2018)

Master Projects: 

1. Yohannes Kifle Tesfagaber, Future district heating plant integrated with biomass gasification (ongoing from August 2017)

2.  Kjartan Konradsen, Efficient technic to recover of surplus heat in process industry. (ongoing from August 2017)

3. Endree Daneilsen, Improved ventilation system of production facilities at BENTELER. (ongoing from August 2017)

4. John-Are Sørlie, Energy calculation for the process in the factory. (ongoing from August 2017).

5. Bjørn haakon haugstad, Fuel Characterization and Process Analysis of Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Algae. (Spring 2017, 30 ECTS)

6. Ida Flatval Uleberg, Design and Fabrication of Solar Water Distillation System for Developing Countries (Spring 2017, 30 ECTS)

7. Rukshan Madhawa Jayathilake, CFD modeling of a Laboratory scale fixed bed Downdraft gasifier. (Spring 2016, 30 ECTS)

For details: 

www.uia.no/en/research/teknologi-og-realfag/ingenioervitenskap/bioenergy-and-thermal-energy

Quote: 'If you have both motivation and dedication, it's relatively easy to achieve your goals.'

Vitenskapelige publikasjoner

  • Rudra, Souman; Tesfagaber, Yohannes Kifle (2019). Future district heating plant integrated with municipal solid waste (MSW) gasification for hydrogen production. Energy. ISSN: 0360-5442. 180s 881 - 892. doi:10.1016/j.energy.2019.05.125.
  • Jayathilake, Rukshan; Rudra, Souman (2017). Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Equivalence Ratio (ER) and Feedstock Particle Size on Birchwood Gasification. Energies. ISSN: 1996-1073. doi:10.3390/en10081232.
  • Rudra, Souman; Rosendahl, Lasse (2016). Techno-economic analysis of a local district heating plant under fuel flexibility and performance. Energy Efficiency. ISSN: 1570-646X. s 1 - 12. doi:10.1007/s12053-016-9475-2.
  • Rudra, Souman; Rosendahl, Lasse; Blarke, Morten B. (2015). Process analysis of a biomass-based quad-generation plant for combined power, heat, cooling, and synthetic natural gas production. Energy Conversion and Management. ISSN: 0196-8904. 106s 1276 - 1285. doi:10.1016/j.enconman.2015.10.072.
  • Rudra, Souman; Rosendahl, Lasse; Kumar, Amit (2014). Development of net energy ratio and emission factor for quad-generation pathways. Energy Systems, Springer Verlag. ISSN: 1868-3967. 5 (4). s 719 - 735. doi:10.1007/s12667-014-0126-4.
  • Rudra, Souman; Rosendahl, Lasse; Hoffmann, Jessica (2013). Conceptual design of an integrated hydrothermal liquefaction and biogas plant for sustainable bioenergy production. Bioresource Technology. ISSN: 0960-8524. doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2012.11.051.
  • Rudra, Souman (2019). Hydrothermal Liquefaction for bio-fuel and Chemicals: An overview.
  • Rudra, Souman; Tesfagaber, Yohannes Kifle (2018). Future district heating plant integrated with sustainable hydrogen production..
  • Rudra, Souman (2018). HTL-drivstoff - erfaring og planer ved Universitetet i Agder.
  • Rudra, Souman (2018). Analysis of hydrogen production from waste-to-energy plant by gasification.
  • Rudra, Souman; Jayathilake, Rukshan (2017). Effects of variable feedstock particle size on Birchwood gasification: A CFD approach.
  • Rudra, Souman; Haugstad, Bjørn (2017). Process Analysis of Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Algae.
  • Rudra, Souman (2016). Waste to Energy- Perspective technologies for Bangladesh.
  • Rudra, Souman; Jayathilake, Rukshan (2016). A Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis for the effects of variable Equivalence Ratio (ER) On Birchwood Gasification.

Sist endret: 30.09.2019 16:09