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About Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was founded in 1984 as Vellore Engineering College by our chancellor Dr. G. Viswanathan. The institution has grown exponentially to that of having more than 33,000 students. VIT now has 1200+ international students from across 50+ countries with different nationalities represented within VIT's student body, which includes students from every state in India. In 2001, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) of the Government of India designated the institution as a "Deemed University" for its outstanding scholastic, research, and extracurricular programs. There are currently five campuses of VIT, located in Vellore, Chennai, Amaravati (AP), Bangalore and Bhopal (MP). VIT adopts eco-friendly and green initiatives to promote sustainable practices in its lush and verdant campus. A few remarkable efforts include energy conservation, water conservation and wastewater recycling.
Ranking & Accreditation

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) has emerged as one of the best institutes of India and is aspiring to become a global leader. Quality in teaching-learning, research and innovation makes VIT unique.

  • Recognized as Institution of Eminence (IoE) by Government of India.
  • Ranked among the top 601-700 Universities of the world and one among the top 3 Institutions in India (Shanghai ARWU Ranking 2022)
  • The 9th best University, the 10th best research institution and the 12th best engineering institution in India (NIRF Ranking, Govt. of India 2022)
  • Engineering and Technology subject areas of VIT are the 346th best in the World and the 9th best in India as per QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022.
  • NAAC Accreditation with A++ grade in the 4th cycle
  • Ranked within the top 200 Universities in Asia (QS - Asia University Rankings 2022)

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About CO2 Research and Green Technologies Centre

The CO2 Research and Green Technologies Centre (CRGTC) is a unique centre that carries out research exclusively on various aspects of CO2 related research like CO2 sequestration, conversion of CO2 into useful fuels, development of transcritical CO2refrigerators and supercritical CO2 based extraction technology. The centre also focuses on cutting-edge research on energy and environmental related challenges leading to the development of sustainable technologies. CRGTC carries out research on the development of various sustainable technologies for the effective use of solar, wind, and bioenergy. Advanced research is also carried out to develop materials for energy storage, electrochemical systems for the production of value-added products, fuel cells, and hydrogen energy.
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About EIHE 2024

The conference under the series titled “Conference on Electrochemistry for Industry, Health and Environment, EIHE 2024 https://vit.ac.in/EIHE-2024/ is organized by the CO2 Research and Green Technologies Centre, VIT Vellorehttps://vit.ac.in/centers/CO2, in collaboration with ISEAC, Mumbai, at VIT, Vellore during Feb 8th to 10th, 2024 (http://www.iseac.org.in/). Electrochemical energy technologies aim to bring together both national and international experts and widen the scope of scientific collaborations. Academia, scientists, engineers, manufacturers, students and stakeholders from all over the world are welcome to apply to work upon the challenges and opportunities faced in the areas of excellence related to electrochemistry in the health, energy and environment sectors. In the wake of dwindling natural sources and increasing concern over climate change this conference supports young electrochemists and provides a forum for the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted towards the development of green and sustainable technology.

Conference Committee

Chief Patron

Dr. G. Viswanathan


Shri. Sankar Viswanathan

Dr. Sekar Viswanathan

Dr. G.V. Selvam


Dr. V. S. Kanchana Bhaaskaran

Dr. Partha Sharathi Mallick

Dr. Jayabarathi T


Dr. Annamalai Senthil Kumar


Dr. Velvizhi G
Dr. Ranjitha J

International and National Advisory Committee Members

Prof. Ana Maria Oliveira Brett, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Prof. Christopher Brett, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Prof. Philippe Vernoux, Ircelyon, Lyon, France
Prof. A.K.Shukla, IISc, Bangalore
Prof. Vijayamohanan K Pillai, IISER, Tirupati
Prof. S. Sampath, IISc, Bangalore
Dr. A. K. Tyagi, BARC, Mumbai
Dr. Ashis Kumar Satpati, BARC, Mumbai
Prof. M.V.Sangaranaryanan, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Prof. R. Ramaraj, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai
Dr. V. Lakshminarayan, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore
Prof. Ranga Rao, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai
Prof. S.Venkata Mohan, CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad
Prof. Nagaraj P. Shetti, KLE Technological University, Hubballi
Prof. Annamalai Senthil Kumar, Convenor CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. G. Velvizhi , CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. J. Ranjitha, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. S. Murugavelh, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. P. Ranjesh Kanna, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. S. Thirumalini, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. S. Vijayalakshmi CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. Ashish Alex Sam, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. M. S. Kavitha, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. G. Praveen Kumar, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. R. Shanmugam, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. Ramesh Kumar Singh CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. Sreetama Ghosh, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. Sarigamala Karthik Kiran, CO2 RGTC, VIT
Prof. Nirmala Grace, CNR Centre, VIT
Prof. Mathew Noel, Dean SELECT, VIT
Prof. Geetha Manivasagam, Director CBCMT Centre, VIT
Prof. Amitava Mukherjee, Director CNBT Centre, VIT
Prof. Ezhil Vizhi, Director CFM Centre, VIT
Prof. Arunai Nambiraj, Dean SAS, VIT
Prof. K. Sathiyanarayanan, SAS, VIT
Prof. R. Vijayaraghavan, SAS, VIT
Prof. G. Bhuvaneswari, SAS, VIT
Prof. A. Sheela, Asso. Director SAS, VIT
Prof. S.Sarveswari, HoD of Chemistry, VIT
Prof. S. Senthilkumar, SAS, VIT


Prof. Ana Maria Oliveira Brett

Department Of Chemistry Faculty of Science and Technology of University of Coimbra, Portugal

Prof. Christopher Brett

Professor, University of Coimbra

Prof. M. Gabriela Almedia

NOVA School of Science and Technology, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal.

Dr. Philippe Vernoux

CNRS researcher, head of the CARE team, Institut de Recherches sur la Catalyse et l'Environnement de Lyon

Dr. Smagul Karazhanov

Department for Solar Energy, Institute for Energy Technology Instituttveien 18, 2027 Kjeller Norway

Prof. A.K.Shukla

Solid State & Structural Chemistry Unit, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Dr. K.Ramesha

Director, CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi

Dr.A.K Nayak

BARC, Mumbai

Prof. S. Sampath

Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, IISc, Bangalore

Dr.V. Lakshminarayan

Raman Research Institute, Bangalore

Prof. M.V.Sangaranaryanan

Department of Chemistry, IIT Madras

Dr. K.Chandrasekara Pillai

University of Madras, Chennai

Dr. Ashis Kumar Satpati

Analytical Chemistry Division, BARC, Mumbai

Prof. Annamalai Senthil Kumar

Director, CO2RGTC, VIT, Vellore

Dr. Mahesh Sundararajan

Theoretical Chemistry Division, BARC, Mumbai

Dr.S.Venkata Mohan

Chief Scientist, Bioengineering and Environmental Sciences Lab, DEEE, CSIR-IICT

Prof. R Ramaraj

Dept. of Physical Chemistry, School of Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University

Dr. M. Sathish

Principal Scientist, Electrochemical Power Sources Division, CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CSIR-CECRI), Karaikudi

Dr. V. Ganesh

Senior Principal Scientist, Electrochemical Power Sources Division, CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CSIR-CECRI), Karaikudi

Prof. R Kothandaraman

Professor, Department of Chemistry, IITM

Dr. Saurav Kumar Guin

National University of Ireland Maynooth, Ireland

Prof. M. Pandurangappa

Professor, Department of Chemistry, Bangalore University, Bangalore

Prof. K Pandian

Professor, HoD of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Madras

Prof. Rama Kant

University of Delhi, Delhi.

Prof. Venkataraman Dharuman

Associate Professor, Molecular Electronics Laboratory, Department of Bioelectronics and Biosensors, Alagappa University, Karaikudi

Prof. A. Subramania

Professor, Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry

Dr. Nagaraj P. Shetti

School of Advanced Sciences, KLE Technological University, Hubballi

Dr.G. Mohana Krishna

Associate Professor, School of Advanced Sciences, KLE Technological University, Hubli

Dr.T. Selvaraju

Bharathiar University, Coimbatore

Dr.S.Senthil Kumar

Principal Scientist, CECRI, Karaikudi

Dr. C. Viswanathan

Bharathiar University, Coimbatore


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Sponsorship Opportunities

The conference organizers are seeking sponsors and industrial support. We offer the best stage for the event in terms of additional activities. Sponsorship of EIHE 2024 provides a sponsor or an organization with a unique opportunity to increase its visibility and product awareness within a highly specialized and influential community. The organizers present a wide spectrum of sponsorship. Sponsorship for the conference attract 18% GST extra.

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Prof. Annamalai Senthil Kumar

Conference Chair,
CO2 Research and Green Technologies Centre
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT)
Vellore-632014, Tamil Nadu, India






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