Dr. Surendra Singh Suthar, Associate Professor

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M. Sc. (J.N.V. University, Jodhpur), Ph.D. (J.N.V. University, Jodhpur)

Course in Solid Waste Management (UNESCO-IHE), Institute of Water Education, Netherlands

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Area of Specialization : Solid waste Management, Ecotoxicology, Wastewater Treatment

Area of Interest: Waste-to-Energy, Vermitechnology/Compost Technology, Emerging Pollutants, Phytoremediation, Wastewater Treatment

Awards & Honours:

1.Included in the List of Top 2% Scientist of The World by Stanford University, USA (2020).

2. Appointed member - Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Switzerland (2009 – 2012, May 2013 – 2016 and 2017 - 2020)

3. Medal for Excellence in Science, Technology and Education, 2013, Szent Istvan University, Hungary

4. Fast-track Young Scientist Award, 2011. Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India

5. NUFFIC Fellowship - Govt. of Netherlands (July 2011)

6. Biography has been included in ‘Who’s Who Emerging Leaders in the World’, 2007 edition, (Marques, U.S.A.)

7. Expert Reviewer – Grand evaluation, European Science Foundation, FWO Strategic Basic Research project (2020).

8. Foreign Expert – National Research Grant Proposal, National Center of Science and Technology Evaluation, Ministry of Education and Science, Republic of Kazakhstan (2014)

9. Expert Reviewer, Research Grant Proposal - Latvian Science Council (Republic of Latvia) (2010)

10. Expert Reviewer, Research Grant Proposal - For international project proposals, International Foundation of Science (Sweden) (2009)

Best Five publications in last five years:

1. Singh, V., Suthar, S., 2021. Occurrence, seasonal variations, ecological risk of pharmaceuticals and personal care products in River Ganges at two holy cities of India. Chemosphere 268, 129331, (Elsevier), [IF = 5.778].

2. Rai, R., Raj K. Singh, Suthar, S., 2021. Production of compost with biopesticide property from toxic weed Lantana: Quantification of alkaloids in compost and bacterial pathogen suppression. Journal of Hazardous Materials 401, 123332 (Elsevier, USA) [IF= 9.038].

3. Chauhan, M., Saini, V.K., Suthar, S., 2020. Ti-pillared montmorillonite clay for adsorptive removal of amoxicillin, imipramine, diclofenac-sodium, and paracetamol from water. Journal of Hazardous Materials 399, 172832. (Elsevier, USA) [IF= 9.038].

4. Pandey, N., Gusain, R., Suthar, S., 2020. Exploring the efficacy of powered guar gum (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba) seeds, duckweed (Spirodela polyrhiza), and Indian plum (Ziziphus mauritiana) leaves in urban wastewater treatment. Journal of Cleaner Production, 264, 121680. (Elsevier, USA) [IF= 7.246].

5. Rai, R., Suthar, S., 2020. Composting of toxic weed Parthenium hysterophorus: Nutrient changes, the fate of faecal coliforms, and biopesticide property assessment. Bioresource Technology 311, 123523. (Elsevier, USA) [IF= 7.539].

6. S. Suthar, Das, S., Nagpure, A., Madhurantakam, C., Tiwari, S.B., Gahlot, P., Tyagi, V.K.,2020. Epidemiology and diagnosis, environmental resources quality and socio-economic perspectives for COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of Environmental Management (Elsevier, USA) [IF=5.648].


Ongoing Projects:

1. DST, New Delhi, 20.10 Lakhs, 2012 - 2015


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