Dr. Tushar Kanti Bera

Raja Ramanna Fellow, BARC, Mysore

Areas of Interest:

Isotope Separation Technology, Vacuum Technology, Process Development Studies, Chemical Process Engineering, Nuclear Technology, Project Management, Human Resource Development, R&D on Technology Development


Heavy Isotope Separation, Chemical Vacuum Technology, R&D on Process Development and Scale Up, Chemical Process Design, Multidisciplinary R&D Project Management, Plant Commissioning and Process Optimisation, Nuclear Materials Management,Safety and Environmental Impact Assessment,

Consultancy Areas:

Separation Technology, Vacuum System Design, Indigenous Development of Critical Equipment and Machinery, Process Engineering Design, Multidisciplinary Project Management, Design Safety Analysis, Environmental Impact Assessment, Nuclear Chemical Engineering, Review of Project Reports and Thesis of M. Tech. and PhD students


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

Development of Heavy Isotope Separation Technology from Lab Scale to Plant Level, Design of Complex Nuclear Process Plants, Commissioning and Process Optimisation, Management of Multidisciplinary R&D Project, End to end Project Execution from Land Acquisition to Environmental and Safety Clearance to Project Design to Procurement to Construction and Plant Commissioning, Preparation of Road Map for future Project Expansion

Professional Experience:

Project Manger, Rare Materials Project, BARC,Mysore 2001-2004 Associate Director, Chemical Technology Group, BARC 2004-2009 Project Director, Rare Materials Project, BARC, Mysore 2004-2014 Director, Chemical Technology Group, BARC 2009-2014.


Isotope Separation, Vacuum Technology, Process Engineering, Project Management, Multidisciplinary R&D, Safety Analysis, Environmental Impact Analysis, Expert Review of Project and Thesis, Human Resource Development


Contact Information


D No 1708, Hebbal 2nd Stage, 8th Main Road, Vijaynagar P.O., Mysore-570017 Phone: 0821-2302900(R) Off: 0821-2406789 Mob: 9448384912 Fax: 0821-2403064

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  • B. Tech. (Hons) Chemical Engineering,1976, Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi.
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Nuclear Engineering, 1977, BARC Trg School, BARC, Mumbai.
  • PhD in Engineering Science,2014, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai.


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • DAE Group Achievement Award 2006,08,11,12.
  • INS Outstanding Contribution Award 2012.
  • Fellow of Institute of Engineers.
  • Fellow of Indian Nuclear Society.
  • Life Member of IIChE.

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To: Section IX: Energy Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2002

Year of Birth: 1954