Raghubir Gupta

Senior Vice President, Energy Technology Division


  • PhD, Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • BS, Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology.

Raghubir Gupta, PhD, has more than 22 years of experience in coal gasification, gas cleanup, fluidization, reactor design, process engineering, and contaminant removal. Dr. Gupta is responsible for technical, financial, and administrative management of all Center activities. Principal areas of expertise for our energy technology division include hydrogen production, delivery, and storage; syngas cleaning; membrane separation; heterogeneous catalysis; and greenhouse gas control. Dr. Gupta also manages numerous projects in the area of catalysis and reaction engineering, including innovative approaches to the removal of sulfur from hydrocarbon fuels and syngas, as well as CO2 sequestration.