Devinder Mahajan

Dr. Devinder Mahajan is Professor and Graduate Program Director of Chemical & Molecular Engineering and serves as Director of the Institute of Gas Innovation and Technology (I-GIT) at Stony Brook University. His research includes monitoring energy policies and development of low-carbon technologies to address sustainability and climate change issues. He has published over 300 papers, delivered over 120 lectures, edited 12 special journal volumes, and holds 15 patents. Dr. Mahajan’s awards include:

  • NEDO Fellow, Japan (1997);
  • Outstanding Mentor Award, Office of Science, United States Department of Energy (2008, 2010);
  • University Visiting Professor, Universitá di Roma “La Sapienza”, Roma, Italy (2008);
  • Visiting Researcher, Institute for Global Strategies (IGES), Hayama, Japan (2009);
  • Fulbright Specialist Scholar (Thailand, 2010; Kenya 2014);
  • Certificate of Recognition, Bureau of Energy Resources, U.S. Department of State (2012);
  • Marie Curie Senior Researcher (2013-16) funded by the European Commission;
  • Expert Group Meeting Science & Sustainable Goals Report to 30-Member Countries Open Working Group (Rio+20) of the General Assembly, United Nations (2013);
  • Innovation Achievement Award, Brookhaven National Laboratory, New York (2014);
  • Inducted to the National Academy of Inventors in 2018.