Daggupati, S.

Reliance Industries Ltd., Jamnagar, India

Sateesh Daggupati is General Manager in the Refining R&D division of Reliance Industries Ltd. in Jamnagar, India. His research interests include catalytic gasification; pyrolysis of petcoke, coal, biomass and waste plastic; CFD modelling; and clean coal technologies. Dr. Sateesh has authored articles in five peer-reviewed journals and filed seven patent disclosures.

Determine root causes of undesirable petcoke properties from the DCU

Gupta, A., Daggupati, S., Bisht, H., Mandal, S., Das, A. K., Reliance Industries Ltd.

The delayed coking unit (DCU) is the technology of choice for the upgrade of heavy hydrocarbon residues—i.e., bottom-of-the-barrel upgrading.