Mr. Om Prakash Arya

Technical Grade-IV(2)

,North-East Regional Centre

Contact: (01360) 2216423(O)

Area of Specialization


Biochemical and Phytochemical Analysis

Material Characterization

Process optimization


  • B.Tech in Biochemical Engineering from Kumaon Engineering College, Dwarahat, Uttarakhand in 2010.
  • M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT (BHU) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh in 2013.
  • PhD (pursuing as an External candidate) in Chemical Engineering from IIT Guwahati, Assam, Continuing since July 2016.


Bio Seperation

Biochemical and Phytochemical Analysis

Material Characterization

Process Optimization

Work Experience

Technical Group IV(1)

Research & Development

G.B Pant National Institue of Himalayan Environment and Sustainable Development

27/06/2013-Till Date

Awards / Recognition

Qualified GATE in 2011 (Chemical Engineering).

Research Interests

Broad Subject Area Specialization Sector
Biochemical Engineering Bioprocess Engineering, Biochemistry, Bioactivity Medicinal & high value plants, Wild edible plants, Nutraceuticals, Ethnomedicine, Bio-chemicals.
Chemical Engineering Extraction Techniques,Biomass Characterization,Chemical Profiling;Process optimization Medicinal and high value plants, Food additives, value added chemicals, process development, Biofuels.


Sl.No. Category Numbers
Peer Reviewed Reports 1
Peer Reviewed Papers 5
Paper in Book chapter 1
Popular article 2
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Technical Skills
  • Instruments : Fourier Transform Infrared-Red Spectrometer (FTIR), Thermo Gravimetric Analyzer (TGA), UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, TOC-Analyzer, Supercritical Fluid Extractor (SCFE), High Pressure Reactor, Flame Photometer, High Performance Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC) etc.
  • Softwares : Origin, Statistica, Design Expert

Extra curricular activities

  • Hobbies:    Trekking
  • Sports:       Cricket, Volleyball

Mr. Om Prakash Arya