D.C. SIKDAR, PhD is Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore. With more than two decades of teaching experience, Professor Sikdar has published many papers in national and international journals of repute. He has received Best Research Thesis Award from Karnataka State Biofuel Development Board for guiding M.Tech. Thesis on “Development of Bio-hydrogen Dependent Fuel Cell Using Micro Algae” in 2012. Professor Sikdar is also a member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) and Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE).