Dr. Jiwan Singh

Assistant Professor

Department of Environmental Science

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University,

Vidya Vihar, Raebareli Road, Lucknow-226025, India

Email primary: jiwansingh95@gmail.com

Mobile no. 91-7376157206


Ph.D. (2013) Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG), India

M.Tech. (2010) Environmental Engineering, National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology (NIFFT) , Ranchi, India

M.Sc. (2006) Environmental Science, BBA University, Lucknow India

Professional Experience: 4 Year and 6 months

1. Working as Assistant Professor at Department of Environmental Science, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow-226025, from June 27, 2016 to present.

2. Worked as Assistant Professor at Department of Environmental Engineering, Kwangwoon University, Seoul, South Korea, from March 01, 2015 to June 24, 2016.

3. Worked as Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Ulsan, South Korea, from December 16, 2013 to February, 2015.

Research Interest

Specialization: Environmental Science & Engineering

Area of interest

Solid waste management; Composting; Vermicomposting; Bioavailability and chemical speciation of heavy metals; Characterization and analysis of solid wastes; Water and wastewater treatment; Ecological Engineering; Remediation of soil pollutants; Recovery of heavy metals from solid waste; Phytoremediation; Synthesis of nanomaterials and its Environmental applications .

Fellowship/Honour/Award/Achievements

1. Post-Doctoral Fellowship (Brain Korea Research 21), University of Ulsan, Ulsan, South Korea (from December, 2013 to February, 2015).

2. Doctoral Fellowship by MHRD, Government of India from July 2010-December 2013.

3. GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test of Engineering) Scholarship by MHRD, Government of India from August 2008- July 2010 (Score-437, All India rank-485, Year-2008).

4. UGC National Eligibility Test (Environmental Science), 2013

5. ICAR National Eligibility Test (Environmental Science), 2013

6. Outstanding Reviewer Award in 2015 from Elsevier

7. Outstanding Reviewer Award in 2015 from Elsevier

8. Outstanding Reviewer Award in 2016 from Elsevier

9. Reviewer recognition Award in 2016 from American chemical society (ACS)

10. Outstanding Reviewer Award in 2018 from Elsevier

11. First prize for poster presentation-Shalu Rawat and Jiwan Singh, 2018, Poster presentation on “Synthesis of iron nanoparticles from organic waste for the removal of a basic dye”, in International conference on Emerging Issues in Agricultural, Environmental and Applied Sciences for Sustainable Development (EIAEASSD-2018), held at Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture , Technology and Sciences (SHUATS), Allahabad, during 27th to 29th November, 2018

12. Second prize for poster presentation-Lata Verma, Mohd. Ibrahim and Jiwan Singh, 2018, Poster presentation on “Characterization of iron infused activated carbon developed from Citrus limetta biomass: An application for the removal of fluoride from aqueous solution”, in International conference on Emerging Issues in Agricultural, Environmental and Applied Sciences for Sustainable Development (EIAEASSD-2018), held at Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture , Technology and Sciences (SHUATS), Allahabad, during 27th to 29th November, 2018

13. Third prize for poster presentation-Chandra Bhan and Jiwan Singh, 2018, Poster presentation on “Application of natural materials for the removal of fluoride from drinking water: A review”, in International conference on Emerging Issues in Agricultural, Environmental and Applied Sciences for Sustainable Development (EIAEASSD-2018), held at Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture , Technology and Sciences (SHUATS), Allahabad, during 27th to 29th November, 2018.

14. Received "Environmental Conservation Award" in International seminar on Environmental Issues & Challenges in the 21st Century (EICC-2019) held at Bareilly College, Bareilly, U.P. India, from January 20-22, 2019.

Academic Membership-

1. The Institutions of Engineers, India, Associate member (MEMBCODE- AM1505249, RECSLNO- 130200622970), from October, 31 2013 to present.

2. Korean Society of Environmental Engineers (Member no. 7351)

3. Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society (APCBEES) (Member no. 201901) from (March 07-2016 to present)

4. Life time member- Prof. H.S. Srivastava Foundation for Science and Society, Lucknow, India

5. Member-Waste Management Research group (WMRG), IIT Guwahati (http://www.iitg.ac.in/kajay/html/index.html).

Editorial Board Members-

1. Associate Editor of International Journal of Current Biochemistry Research (IJBR) (ISSN: 2354 - 3809)

2. Editorial member-PST Plant Science Today (ISSN No. 2348-1900)

3. Editorial member-International Journal of Agricultural Science and Food Technology (ISSN No. 2455-815X).

Reviewer of Journals

1. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum (Springer)

2. Bioresourse Technology (Elsevier)

3. Ecological Engineering (Elsevier)

4. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (Elsevier)

5. Environmental Engineering Research (Korean Society of Environmental Engineering)

6. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer)

7. International Journal of Current Biochemistry

8. Journal of Cleaner Production (Elsevier)

9. Journal of Hazardous Materials (Elsevier)

10. Process Safety and Environmental Protection (Elsevier)

11. Waste management (Elsevier)

12. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology (Springer)

13. Journal of Environmental Science (China)

14. Environmental Science and Technology (ACS)