Manjinder Singh

NAME

Manjinder Singh

TITLE

Research  Professional IV

DEPARTMENT

College of Engineering—Biological and Agricultural Engineering/Biorefining and Carbon Cycling Program

PHONE

706-227-7146

FAX

706-542-8806

ADDRESS

Driftmier Engineering Center
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

EMAIL

singhm@engr.uga.edu

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Microbiology, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar India
M.S.,
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry,

Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar India
B.S.,
Biosciences, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar India

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Biofuels from Algae: Isolation and cultivation of algae for biodiesel, biogas, bioethanol production using lipid extraction, fermentation and anaerobic digestion technologies.

 

Waste management/recycling: Nutrient removal from industrial and domestic wastewater and converting into biomass as bioenergy, and feedstock source.

 

Greenhouse gasses abatement: Mitigation of CO2 and other flue gases in the industrial emissions using microalgae cultivation and efficient gas to liquid mass transfer devices.

 

Bioremediation: Biotreatment of industrial wastewater for removal of recalcitrant compounds such as textile dyes, pesticides and heavy metals.

CURRICULUM VITA

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Manjinder Singh

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Mattos, E.R., Singh, M., Cabrera, M.L., Das, K.C. (2012). Effects of inoculum physiological stage on the growth characteristics of Chlorella sorokiniana cultivated under different CO2 concentrations. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. (In-press)

 

Singh, M., Reynolds, D.L., Das, K.C. (2011). Microalgal system for treatment of effluent from poultry litter anaerobic digestion. Bioresource Technology, 102, 10841-10848.

 

Bhatnagar, A., Chinnasamy, S., Singh, M., Das, K.C., (2011). Renewable biomass production by mixotrophic algae in the presence of various carbon sources and wastewaters. Applied Energy, 88, 3425-3431.

 

Putt R, Singh M, Chinnasamy S, Das K.C., (2011). A low-cost system for efficient carbonation of high-rate algae pond water to enhance biomass productivity. Bioresource Technology 102 (3), 3240-3245.

 

Chinnasamy, S., Singh, M., Das, K.C., (2010). Microalgae technology for integrated waste management with bioenergy production. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Bioengineering. SRM University, Chennai, India. July 29-31.

 

Das, K.C., Singh, M., Garcia-Perez, M., Chinnasamy, S., (2010). Biorefinery technologies – an overview. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Bioengineering. SRM University, Chennai, India. July 29-31.

 

Harun R, Singh M, Forde G. M, Danquah M. K., (2010). Bioprocess engineering of microalgae to produce a variety of products.

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 14, 1037-1047 consumer