Racha, S. M.

Reliance Industries Ltd., India

Surya Murali Racha is a Senior Research Scientist in the refinery R&D group of Reliance Industries Ltd. He holds a BTech degree in chemical engineering from Sri Venkateswara Engineering College in Suryapet, India and an MS degree and PhD from Osmania University in Hyderabad, India. He has 8 yr of research experience in membrane technology and separation applications.

Minimize energy consumption in water treatment with forward osmosis technology—Part 1

Attarde, D., Das, A. K., Racha, S. M., Ghosh, S., Reliance Industries Ltd.

Heavy industries like refining, petrochemicals and mining have concerns about the availability of fresh water, as these are affected by local water scarcities and stringent water discharge regulations.