DEPARTMENT OF Chemical Engineering


Prof. (Dr.) Sachin C. Patwardhan

Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering,

Indian Institute of Technology, Powai, Mumbai

Head, Department of Chemical Engineering, IITB, Mumbai (2011-now)


  • B.Tech., Chemical Engineering, I.T., B.H.U.,1986

  • M.Tech.,Chemical Engineering, I.I.T. Madras,1988

  • Ph.D., Systems and Control Engineering, I.I.T. Bombay, 1994

Awards & Fellowships:

  • Visiting Professor, Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Alberta, Canada (2000-2001)

  • Indira Manudhane Best P.G. Teacher Award in Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay, 2004-2005.

  • Indira Manudhane Award for Best Applied Research in Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay, 2004.

R&D Areas/Projects:

  • Nonlinear Model Predictive Control

  • Linear and Nonlinear System Identification

  • Fault Tolerant Control Scheme (FTCS)

  • Modeling and Control Semi-batch Processes

Publications: He has published around 100 papers in internationally peer reviewed reputed journal in research areas mentioned above.