Dr. Sengupta's research focuses on sustainability in the context of process systems engineering. She has worked on Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Supply Chain Design of Biofuels, Natural Gas, and Consumer Products, and decision-making in Sustainability using metrics and indicators. She has also been actively involved in the development of educational modules for sustainable manufacturing.

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles32
  • Al-Fadhli, F. M., Alhajeri, N. S., Sholapurmath, R., Ettouney, H., Sengupta, D., Holtzapple, M., & El-Halwagi, M. M. (2023). Optimizing cogeneration and desalination plants by incorporating solar energy. Desalination. 549, 116320-116320.
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  • Al-Fadhli, F. M., Alhajeri, N., Ettouney, H., Sengupta, D., Holtzapple, M., & El-Halwagi, M. M. (2022). Simultaneous optimization of power generation and desalination systems: a general approach with applications to Kuwait. CLEAN TECHNOLOGIES AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY. 24(7), 2129-2141.
  • Guerras, L. S., Sengupta, D., Martn, M., & El-Halwagi, M. M. (2021). Multilayer Approach for Product Portfolio Optimization: Waste to Added-Value Products.. ACS Sustain Chem Eng. 9(18), 6410-6426.
  • Lopez-Molina, A., Sengupta, D., Shi, C., Aldamigh, E., Alandejani, M., & El-Halwagi, M. M. (2020). An Integrated Approach to the Design of Centralized and Decentralized Biorefineries with Environmental, Safety, and Economic Objectives. PROCESSES. 8(12), 1682-1682.
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  • Sikdar, S. K., Sengupta, D., & Mukherjee, R. (2017). Measuring Progress Towards Sustainability, A Treatise for Engineers. Springer Nature.
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  • Challiwala, M. S., Afzal, S., Choudhury, H. A., Sengupta, D., El-Halwagi, M. M., & Elbashir, N. O. (2020). Alternative Pathways for CO2 Utilization via Dry Reforming of Methane. Advances in Carbon Management Technologies. 253-272. Taylor & Francis.
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  • Oke, D., Mukherjee, R., Sengupta, D., Majozi, T., & El-Halwagi, M. (2019). USING ULTRAFILTRATION FOR FLOWBACK WATER MANAGEMENT IN SHALE GAS EXPLORATION: MULTICONTAMINANT CONSIDERATION. Muñoz, S. G., Laird, C. D., & Realff, M. J. (Eds.), Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Foundations of Computer-Aided Process Design. 347-352. Elsevier.
  • AlDouri, A., Sengupta, D., & ElHalwagi, M. M. (2018). A Multicriteria Optimization Approach to the Synthesis of Shale Gas Monetization Supply Chains. Natural Gas Processing from Midstream to Downstream. 219-234. Wiley.
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  • Oke, D., Majozi, T., Mukherjee, R., Sengupta, D., & El-Halwagi, M. (2018). Simultaneous Energy and Water Optimization in Shale Exploration. 13th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering (PSE 2018). 1957-1962. Elsevier.
  • Sengupta, D., Huang, Y., Davidson, C. I., Edgar, T. F., Edene, M. R., & El-Halwagi, M. M. (2018). Sustainable Manufacturing Education Modules for Senior Undergraduate or Graduate Engineering Curriculum. 13th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering (PSE 2018). 1657-1662. Elsevier.
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