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Dr. Gaurav Dwivedi

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Dr. Gaurav Dwivedi

Name     :      Dr Gaurav Dwivedi


    Assistant Professor




6/40, Type VI, MANIT Bhopal-462003, India


Date of Birth

  17 Aug 1984

Educational Qualification

B. Tech (Mech.) IKGPTU, M. Tech (AHES) IIT Roorkee, PhD (Renewable Energy) IIT Roorkee


 7 years


 Renewable Energy ( Fuel & Engine)



  • International Journals- 47
  • National Journal: 2
  •  National Conference :8
  • International Conference: 15
  • Book: 1
  • Book Chapter :2

                                               Total Publication ___75___

List of (SCI & Scopus Paper)

  1. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Impact of cold flow properties of biodiesel on engine performance”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, (SCI), vol. 31 (2014) 650–656 Impact Factor: 9.184
  2. M Chhabra, BS Saini, Gaurav Dwivedi, “Impact assessment of biofuel from waste neem oil” Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, (SCI), 1-12, 2019 , Impact Factor: 0.55
  3. Richard J. Brown and Zoran D. Ristovski Puneet Verma, Svetlana Stevanovic , Ali Zare , Gaurav Dwivedi, Thuy Chu Van, Morgan Davidson, Thomas Rainey, “An Overview of the Influence of Biodiesel, Alcohols, and Various Oxygenated Additives on the Particulate Matter Emissions from Diesel Engines”, Energies, (SCI), 12 (10), 1-25,2019, Impact Factor: 2.676
  4. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Prospects of biodiesel from Pongamia in India”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier (SCI), (Scopus),  , vol. 32 (2014) 114–122  Impact Factor: 9.184
  5. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Potential and Limitation of Straight Vegetable oils as Engine Fuel-An Indian Perspective”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, (SCI) , Vol. 33 (2014) 316–322, Impact Factor: 9.184
  6. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma, Siddarth Jain, “Impact Analysis Of Biodiesel On Engine Performance- A Review”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Review, (SCI) Vol. 15, Issue 9 (2011) 4633-4641, Impact Factor: 9.184
  7. P. Verma, M.P.Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Impact of alcohol on biodiesel production and properties” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, (SCI), vol. 56 pp. 319-333, Impact Factor: 9.184
  8. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Investigation and Improvement in Cold flow Properties of Pongamia biodiesel”, Waste and Biomass Valorization, (SCI), Vol 6 (1), pp. 73-79, 2015 Impact Factor: 1.874
  9. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Application of Box-Behnken design in optimization of Biodiesel Yield from Pongamia Oil and its Stability Analysis ”, Fuel, (SCI), Vol 145, pp. 256-262, Impact Factor: 4.908
  10. P. Verma, M.P.Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Prospects of bio-based alcohols for Karanja biodiesel production: An optimisation study by Response Surface Methodology” Fuel, (SCI), Vol. 183, pp. 185–194, 2016, Impact Factor: 4.908
  11. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma, P.Verma “Optimization of Storage Stability for Karanja Biodiesel Using Box-Behnken Design” Waste and Biomass Valorization, (SCI) Impact Factor: 1.874
  12. P.Verma, M.P.Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Comprehensive analysis on potential factors of ethanol in Karanja biodiesel production and its kinetic studies” Fuel , (SCI), Volume 188, pp. 586-594, Impact Factor: 4.908
  13. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Investigation of Oxidation stability of Pongamia Biodiesel and its blends with diesel”, Egyptian Journal of Petroleum, (Scopus),   vol.25 (1), pp. 15-20 , 2016
  14. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Experimental investigation on Thermal Stability of Pongamia Biodiesel by Thermogravimetric Analysis”, (Scopus),  Egyptian Journal of Petroleum, vol.25 (1), pp. 33-38 , 2016
  15. P. Verma, M.P.Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Evaluation and enhancement of cold flow properties of palm oil and its biodiesel” Energy Reports, (Scopus),  Vol. 2, 2016, Pp. 8–13
  16. P Kumar, M.P. Sharma, Gaurav DwivediImpact Of Ternary Blends Of Biodiesel On Diesel Engine Performance” Egyptian Journal Of Petroleum, (Scopus),  Volume 25, Issue 2, June 2016, Pages 255–261
  17. P. Verma, M.P. Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Potential Use Of Eucalyptus Biodiesel In Compressed Ignition Engine” Egyptian Journal Of Petroleum, (Scopus),  vol. 25 (1), pp. 91-95, 2016
  18. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma,   Effect of Metal on Stability and Cold Flow Property of Pongamia Biodiesel, Materials Today: Proceedings, (Scopus),  , Vol 2, pp. 1421-1426, 2015
  19. P Verma, M.P.Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi, “Investigation of Metals and Antioxidants on Stability Characteristics of Biodiesel” Materials Today: Proceedings, (Scopus),   , Vol 2, pp. 3196-3202, 2015
  20. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma “Cold Flow Behavior of Biodiesel-A Review”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, (Scopus),   Vol. 3(4), pp.827-836, 2013
  21. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P. Sharma “Impact of Antioxidant and Metals on Biodiesel Stability-A Review” Journal of Material and Environmental Science, (Scopus),   vol 5 (5), pp. 1412-1425, 2014
  22. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma, S. Jain, “Performance Evaluation of Diesel Engine Using Biodiesel from Pongamia Oil”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, (Scopus),   vol.3 (2), pp. 325-330
  23. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma, S. Jain, “Diesel engine performance and emission analysis using biodiesel from various oil sources”, Journal of Material and Environmental Science, (Scopus),  4 (4), pp. 434-447, 2014
  24. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma, “Status and Policy of Biodiesel Development in India”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, (Scopus),   vol.4 (2), 246-254, 2014
  25. M. Kumar, M.P. Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Algae Oil as Future Energy Source in Indian Perspective”, International Journal Of Renewable Energy Research, (Scopus),   Vol. 3(4), pp. 913-921, 2013
  26. P.Verma, M.P.Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Operational and Environmental Impact of Biodiesel on Engine Performance: A review of Literature” International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, (Scopus),  Vol. 5(3), pp. 961-970 2015
  27. M. Chhabra, A. Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi “Performance Evaluation of Diesel Engine Using Rice Bran Biodiesel”, Egyptian Journal of Petroleum, (Scopus),   
  28. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma, P.Verma “Impact of Oil and Biodiesel on Engine operation in Cold Climatic conditionJournal of Material and Environmental Science (Scopus),  vol. 7 (12), (2016), pp.4540-455
  29. Gaurav Dwivedi, M.P.Sharma, P.Verma “Experimental Investigation of metals and Antioxidants on Oxidation Stability and Cold flow properties of Pongamia Biodiesel and its blends” International Journal of Renewable Energy and Research (Scopus),  Vol 7, No 1 (2017), pp.26-33
  30. Sadanand Verma, Bhavya Sharma, James Ahmad, Gaurav Dwivedi, Gopal Nandan, Impact assessment of Ethanol as Fuel for Engine operation, (Scopus) Materials Today: Proceedings 5, 6115–6120
  31. Tanmay Jain, Gursahib Singh, Gaurav Dwivedi, Gopal Nandan, Study of emission parameter of biodiesel from nonedible oil sources, (Scopus) Materials Today: Proceedings 5, 3581–3586
  32. Jatin Vadhera, Amandeep Sura, Gopal Nandan, Gaurav Dwivedi “Study of Phase Change Materials And Its Domestic Application, (Scopus) Materials Today: Proceedings 5, 3411-3417
  33. M Sood, Gaurav Dwivedi, Effect of fiber treatment on flexural properties of natural fiber reinforced composites: A review, Egyptian Journal of Petroleum, (Scopus).
  34. AK Suresh, S Khurana, G Nandan, Gaurav Dwivedi, S Kumar, Role on nanofluids in cooling solar photovoltaic cell to enhance overall efficiency, (Scopus) Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (9), 20614-20620
  35. SK Rajat Sharma, Ayush Gupta, Gopal Nandan, Gaurav Dwivedi, Life span and overall performance enhancement of Solar Photovoltaic cell using water as coolant: A recent review, (Scopus) Material Today: Proceedings 5 (9 (3)), 18202-18210
  36. Gaurav Dwivedi, Sanjeev Kumar, Khushbu Yadav, Impact analysis of Oxidation Stability for Biodiesel & its Blends, (Scopus)  Material Today: Proceedings 5 (9(3)), 19255-19261
  37. Gaurav Dwivedi, Nitin Dabas, Vinay Dubey, Mayank Chhabra “Performance Analysis of an IC Engine Using Methanol, Ethanol, and Its Blend with Gasoline and Diesel as a Fuel” (Scopus)  Advances in Fluid and Thermal Engineering, 223-232,2019
  38. R Sharma, D Kumar, M Chhabra, Gaurav Dwivedi, “Analysis of Higher Alcohol Fuel Blends for IC Engine—A Review” Advances in Interdisciplinary Engineering, 605-612, 2019 (Scopus)
  39. A Rasal, S Saxena, N Nair, M Vikal, K Yadav, Gaurav Dwivedi, “Role of Additives in Enhancing the Performance Characteristics and Stability of Biodiesel—A Review”, Advances in Interdisciplinary Engineering, 543-552, 2019 (Scopus)
  40. P Verma, MP Sharma, Gaurav Dwivedi, “Effect of Short Chain Alcohols on Yield of Biodiesel Produced from Pongamia Oil” Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (11), 22916-22921,2018, (Scopus)
  41. Gaurav Dwivedi, MP Sharma, P Verma, P Kumar, “Engine Performance Using Waste Cooking Biodiesel and Its Blends with Kerosene and Ethanol” Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (11), 22955-22962, 2018, (Scopus)

Member of professional bodies

  1. Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society (APCBEES)
  2. Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors (IRED)
  3. Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB)

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Achievements/ Awards

  1. MHRD Scholarship in PhD. (2012-2016)
  2. MHRD Scholarship in M. Tech. (2009-2011)
  3. GATE 2009, 2012
  4. Certificate of Appreciation (2008): Educational Improvement of Institution
  5. Young Scientist Award in Renewable and Sustainable Energy at ICGTEPC-2014 at NIT  Trichy- 2014
  6. Best Paper Presentation Award at ICRDME-2019 DST Sponsored International Conference S.A. Engineering College Chennai.

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