MITAOE Academy of Engineering

Mr. Vijaykumar A. Tarange

Mr. Vijaykumar A. Tarange

 Name: Mr. Vijaykumar A. Tarange
 Designation: Assitant Professor

  1. M.Phil. (Pursuing),
  2. M. Sc. (Chemistry), 2005
  3. SET (Chemical Sciences), 2014

Overview of Profile:

  1. Mr. Vijaykumar A. Tarange is working as an Assistant Professor in the Chemical Engineering Department. His research interests cover Suspension Polymerization, Waste water Treatment through Adsorption by Polymeric Adsorbents.
  2. During his M.Sc. Degree at Department of Chemistry of Savitribai Phule Pune University he worked on waste water treatment project entitled “Study of Effect of Temperature on Adsorption Equilibrium of o-Cresol from its Aqueous Solution’’.

Fore Front Area of Research: Suspension Polymerization, Waste water Treatment.
Email id (College only):
Contact no: 020 2032500 ( Ext: 1204)

Experience (in years) Teaching, Industry and Research: Teaching: 11 year, Industry: 1.0 years

Awards and Achievements

  • Won the third prize in “Outstanding Young Chemical Engineer”International Coference Organised by IIChE
  • Won the first prize in Industry Defined problem solving competition in YICC 2009,organised by ICT,Mumbai
  • Won the first prize in Collision-2005 International conference Organised by DDIT , Nadiad
  • Award for Outstanding Achievement in Academics & Research , MIT Academy of Engineering, Alandi, Pune, 2015-2016.

Research / Patents / Publications

Research projects

  1. Co-Investigator of Research project entitled “Chemical and Biological Removal of Pollutants from Waste Water” funded by BCUD SP Pune University, Pune during 2011 to 2013.


International Conferences

  1. V A Tarange, Presented a Paper on “Porous, Crosslinked Polymeric Resin Adsorbents for Removal of O-Cresol from Aqueous Solution ”, International Conference on Sustainable Development for Energy and Environment (ICSDEE-2017), at CSIR- National Laboratory (CSIR-NCL), Pune, Maharashtra, India, 16th &17th January 2017, ISBN:978-9324457-19-0
  2. V.A.Tarange, Arika M Kotha "Synthetic Crosslinked Polymers for Removal of Phenolic Derivatives from Waste Water”, in ETCS2012, Organised by School of Chemical Sciences Solapur University,Solapur,2nd- 4th November 2012

National Conferences

  • Surekha Kale, Radhika Kamble, Nayan Pawar, V. A. Tarnge, ‘Glycidal methacrylate polyvinyl benzene polymeric adsorbent for removal of o-cresol from aqueous solution’ in National Conference on Schemcon 2015, 11th Annual Session of Students Chemical Engineering Congress Schemcon 2015, 12th & 13th September 2015
  • V. A. Tarange, Presented a Paper on “Glycidal methacrylate polyvinyl benzene polymeric adsorbent for removal of o-cresol from aqueous solution”, NCMRSE 2015, MITAOE Alandi (D) during 5th & 6th June 2015
  • V.A.Tarange, Presented a paper on ‘Removal of o-Cresol from Aqueous Solution by Glycidyl Methacrylate-Divinyl Benzene Polymeric Adsorbent’ in National Conference on Frontiers in Physical, Chemical and Biological Sciences’ FPBS- 2013, at Department of Chemistry, University of Pune, Pune on 4th to 6th Oct, 2013.
  • V.A.Tarange, Presented a Paper on “Glycidyl Methacrylate-Divinyl Benzene Polymeric Adsorbents for Removal of o-Cresol from Aqueous Solution” in National Conference on Multidisciplinary Research in Science & Engineering at MIT AoE Alandi Pune on 5th & 6th June, 2015, pp. 12-20, ISBN: 978-93-84648-83-1