Sustainability in Energy, and Environment Research Group

Welcome to the Sustainability in Energy, and Environment Research (SEER) Group of the Department of Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET).

The transition from gas-based energy mix to alternative primary energy resources, including conventional and renewable fuels, forms the basis for research activities of SEER. Our research is focused on development of sustainable low-carbon emission technologies appropriate for Bangladesh.

  • 2021-2024: Renewable hydrogen generation with carbon recycling (ReHyCaRe) from biogenic residues of Bangladesh. PI: KK; Co-I: KBK (BUET), Prof. Chayan Kumar Saha (BAU), Prof. Md. Monjurul Alam (BAU), Dr. Mohammad Ismail (DU); US Partner: Dr. M. Toufiq Reza (FIT). Funder- USAID and National Academies, USA
  • 2018-2021: Integrated Concept for Converting Solid Waste to Energy (InConSolE) – Waste to Biocoal for Power Generation. PI: KBK; Co-I: MMRKK. Funder: BEPRC