Mr Sourabh Manuja has more than twelve years of work experience in the field of environmental engineering. He has experience of working on development of greenhouse gas emission model for emission inventory and mitigation strategies in the waste sector; detailed project report preparation for solid waste management for cities of Aligarh and Mainpuri in Uttar Pradesh; designing of water and wastewater treatment plants using submerged aerobic fixed film (SAFF), moving bed biological reactor (MBBR), bio towers, and anaerobic digester technology.
He has also worked on solid liquid separation through conventional sedimentation as well as high rate solid liquid separation technologies, such as tube settlers, plate settlers, and flyash membrane filters. He had been involved in environmental impact assessment studies for various infrastructure projects and evaluated performance of effluent treatment plant. He has published 26 research papers in journals, seminars, and conferences, and has also authored a chapter in a book. Prior to joining TERI, he had worked for MM Aqua Technologies Limited, Tetra Tech (India) Limited, and Global Environmental Control Systems.
He has a BTech degree (Environmental Engineer) from Gautam Buddh Technical University (formerly U P T U) and MTech (Environmental Science and Engineering) from Jamia Milia Islamia University, New Delhi. He has been a scholar of U P T U and J M I University during his entire course of education.