Dr. Rama Rao Karri

@gmail.com

Senior Assistant Professor, Petroleum and Chemical Engineering,
Universiti Teknologi Brunei



                         

http://researchid.co/dr.ramarao.karri

Dr. Rao who is presently working as Faculty in Petroleum and Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Brunei. He has worked as Post-Doctoral research fellow at National University of Singapore for six years. He has over 17 years of working experience in Academics, Industry, and Research. He has experience of working in multidisciplinary fields and has expertise in various evolutionary optimization techniques and process modeling. He has published more than 50 research articles in reputed journals and conference proceedings with a combined Impact factor of 72 and has an h-index of 12 (Scopus & Google Scholar). He has 7 book chapters published in Elsevier and Springer journals. Received Publons Peer Reviewer Award for Environment & Ecology and Crossfield categories for the year 2019, which states that I was in the top 1% of global peer reviewers

Professional activities:
Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Chemoinformatics and Chemical Engineering (IJCCE), IGI Global, USA.
Guest editor for Spl. Issue: “Nanocomposites for the Sustainable Environment”, in Applied Sciences Journal (IF: 1.689), MDPI
Editorial board Member: SN Applied Sciences (Springer Nature): Air, Soil, and Water Research(SAGE): Green Processing and Synthesis (IF: 0.736, DeGruyter)
Peer-review member in more than 46 reputed journals from Elsevier (12), Springer (10), Taylor & Francis (4), Scientific Reports and other reputed journals (20).

EDUCATION

Post-Doc at National University of Singapore
PhD in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi
M.Tech from IIT Kanpur, India
B. Tech from Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Process modeling and simulation; Multi-objective optimization; machine learning; Nanomaterials; Wastewater treatment; nanocomposite; sustainable water purification; Material Synthesis

29

Scopus Publications

367

Google Scholar Citations

13

Google Scholar h-index

14

Google Scholar i10-index

Scopus Publications

RECENT SCHOLAR PUBLICATIONS

  • Parametric modelling of Pb (II) adsorption onto chitosan-coated Fe3O4 particles through RSM and DE hybrid evolutionary optimization framework
    H Rasoulzadeh, MH Dehghani, AS Mohammadi, RR Karri, R Nabizadeh, ...
    Journal of Molecular Liquids, 111893 2019

  • Synthesis of organic phase change materials by using carbon nanotubes as filler material
    SS Magendran, FSA Khan, NM Mubarak, M Khalid, R Walvekar, ...
    Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects 19, 100361 2019

  • Current Perspectives and Future Prospects of Nano-Biotechnology in Wastewater Treatment
    JN Sahu, RR Karri, HM Zabed, S Shams, X Qi
    Separation & Purification Reviews, 1-20 2019

  • Microwave-Assisted Synthesis for Carbon Nanomaterials
    S Nizamuddin, SA Abbasi, AS Jatoi, MTH Siddiqui, HA Baloch, ...
    Nanomaterials Synthesis, 121-147 2019

  • Green Synthesis of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Lead Removal from Aqueous Solutions
    LP Lingamdinne, JR Koduru, R Rao Karri
    Key Engineering Materials 805, 122-127 2019

  • A comprehensive review of the adsorption mechanisms and factors influencing the adsorption process from the perspective of bioethanol dehydration
    S Karimi, MT Yaraki, RR Karri
    Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 107, 535-553 2019

  • Carbon nanomaterials based films for strain sensing application—A review
    MJ Yee, NM Mubarak, EC Abdullah, M Khalid, R Walvekar, RR Karri, ...
    Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects 18, 100312 2019

  • A comprehensive review of applications of magnetic graphene oxide based nanocomposites for sustainable water purification
    LP Lingamdinne, JR Koduru, RR Karri
    Journal of environmental management 231, 622-634 2019

  • Applications of nano-biotechnology for sustainable water purification
    JN Sahu, H Zabed, RR Karri, S Shams, X Qi
    Industrial Applications of Nanomaterials, 313-340 2019

  • An Overview of Magnetic Material: Preparation and Adsorption Removal of Heavy Metals from Wastewater
    M Ruthiraan, NM Mubarak, EC Abdullah, M Khalid, S Nizamuddin, ...
    Magnetic Nanostructures, 131-159 2019

  • Smart materials, magnetic graphene oxide-based nanocomposites for sustainable water purification
    JR Koduru, RR Karri, NM Mubarak
    Sustainable Polymer Composites and Nanocomposites, 759-781 2019

  • Overview of Potential Applications of Nano-Biotechnology in Wastewater and Effluent Treatment
    RR Karri, S Shams, JN Sahu
    Nanotechnology in Water and Wastewater Treatment, 87-100 2019

  • Big Data Analytics and IoT Gadgets for Tech Savvy Cities
    NV Ramana, P Nagesh, S Lanka, RR Karri
    International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Information System 2018

  • Independent and distributed access to encrypted cloud databases
    M Krishna, KC Deepthi, S Lanka, SBPR Bandlamudi, RR Karri
    International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Information System 2018

  • Alkalinity and strength properties of concrete containing macro silica and ground granulated blast furnace slag
    S Karthik, PRM Rao, PO Awoyera, R Gobinath, RR Karri
    7th Brunei International Conference on Engineering and Technology 2018 2018

  • Modeling airborne indoor and outdoor particulate matter using genetic programming
    RR Karri, M Mohammadyan, M Ghoochani, RA Mohammadpour, Y Yusup, ...
    Sustainable Cities and Society 43, 395-405 2018

  • Optimization and modeling of methyl orange adsorption onto polyaniline nano-adsorbent through response surface methodology and differential evolution embedded neural network
    RR Karri, M Tanzifi, MT Yaraki, JN Sahu
    Journal of Environmental Management 223, 517–529 2018

  • Process optimization and adsorption modeling using activated carbon derived from palm oil kernel shell for Zn (II) disposal from the aqueous environment using differential
    RR Karri, JN Sahu
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 265, 592–602 2018

  • Multivariate modeling via artificial neural network applied to enhance methylene blue sorption using graphene-like carbon material prepared from edible sugar
    LP Lingamdinne, J Singh, JS Choi, YY Chang, JK Yang, RR Karri, ...
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 265, 416-427 2018

  • Critical review of abatement of ammonia from wastewater
    RR Karri, JN Sahu, V Chimmiri
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 261, 21–31 2018

MOST CITED SCHOLAR PUBLICATIONS

  • Mathematical and kinetic modeling of biofilm reactor based on ant colony optimization
    KR Rao, T Srinivasan, C Venkateswarlu
    Process Biochemistry 45 (6), 961-972 2010
    Citations: 41

  • Modeling and optimization by particle swarm embedded neural network for adsorption of zinc (II) by palm kernel shell based activated carbon from aqueous environment
    RR Karri, JN Sahu
    Journal of Environmental Management 206, 178-191 2018
    Citations: 34

  • Optimal isotherm parameters for phenol adsorption from aqueous solutions onto coconut shell based activated carbon: error analysis of linear and non-linear methods
    RR Karri, JN Sahu, NS Jayakumar
    Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers 80, 472-487 2017
    Citations: 33

  • Modelling of fluidised-bed reactor by differential evolution optimization for phenol removal using coconut shells based activated carbon
    RR Karri, NS Jayakumar, JN Sahu
    Journal of Molecular liquids 231, 249–262 2017
    Citations: 27

  • Process optimization and adsorption modeling of Pb (II) on nickel ferrite-reduced graphene oxide nano-composite
    LP Lingamdinne, JR Koduru, YY Chang, RR Karri
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 250, 202-211 2018
    Citations: 22

  • Influence of fluid and operating parameters on the recovery factors and gas oil ratio in high viscous reservoirs under foamy solution gas drive
    BS Abusahmin, RR Karri, BB Maini
    Fuel 197, 497-517 2017
    Citations: 22

  • Critical review of abatement of ammonia from wastewater
    RR Karri, JN Sahu, V Chimmiri
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 261, 21–31 2018
    Citations: 16

  • Ensemble based prediction of water levels and residual currents in Singapore regional waters for operational forecasting
    RR Karri, X Wang, H Gerritsen
    Environmental modelling & software 54, 24-38 2014
    Citations: 16

  • Application of data assimilation for improving forecast of water levels and residual currents in Singapore regional waters
    RR Karri, A Badwe, X Wang, G El Serafy, J Sumihar, V Babovic, ...
    Ocean Dynamics 63 (1), 43-61 2013
    Citations: 15

  • Evaluating and estimating the complex dynamic phenomena in nonlinear chemical systems
    RR Karri
    International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering 9 (1), A94 2011
    Citations: 15

  • Optimization and modeling of methyl orange adsorption onto polyaniline nano-adsorbent through response surface methodology and differential evolution embedded neural network
    RR Karri, M Tanzifi, MT Yaraki, JN Sahu
    Journal of Environmental Management 223, 517–529 2018
    Citations: 14

  • Studies on the Stability of the Foamy oil in Developing Heavy oil Reservoirs
    B Bushamin, B Miami, M Sabet, RR Karri
    Defect and Diffusion Forum 371, 111-116 2016
    Citations: 14

  • Soft sensor based nonlinear control of a chaotic reactor
    KR Rao, DP Rao, C Venkateswarlu
    IFAC Proceedings 42 (19), 537-543 2009
    Citations: 14

  • A comprehensive review of applications of magnetic graphene oxide based nanocomposites for sustainable water purification
    LP Lingamdinne, JR Koduru, RR Karri
    Journal of environmental management 231, 622-634 2019
    Citations: 13

  • Multivariate modeling via artificial neural network applied to enhance methylene blue sorption using graphene-like carbon material prepared from edible sugar
    LP Lingamdinne, J Singh, JS Choi, YY Chang, JK Yang, RR Karri, ...
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 265, 416-427 2018
    Citations: 9

  • nature inspired techniques to solve complex engineering problems
    R Madhavi, RR Karri, DS Sankar, N P, V Lakshminarayana
    Journal of Industrial Pollution Control 33 (S2), 1304-1311 2017
    Citations: 9

  • Nonlinear Model Based Control of Complex Dynamic Chemical Systems
    RR Karri, V Chimmiri
    Advanced Chemical Engineering Research 2 (1), 1-19 2013
    Citations: 9

  • Process optimization and adsorption modeling using activated carbon derived from palm oil kernel shell for Zn (II) disposal from the aqueous environment using differential
    RR Karri, JN Sahu
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 265, 592–602 2018
    Citations: 8

  • Independent and distributed access to encrypted cloud databases
    M Krishna, KC Deepthi, S Lanka, SBPR Bandlamudi, RR Karri
    International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Information System 2018
    Citations: 4

  • Alkalinity and strength properties of concrete containing macro silica and ground granulated blast furnace slag
    S Karthik, PRM Rao, PO Awoyera, R Gobinath, RR Karri
    7th Brunei International Conference on Engineering and Technology 2018 2018
    Citations: 4