Books by Dr.Ghangrekar

‘Sustainability in Environmental Engineering and Science’ Select Proceedings of SEES 2019.

Editors: Sunil Kumar, Ajay Kalamdhad, Makarand M. Ghangrekar. Springer Nature Singapore, 2021.

Dr. Ghangrekar is the editor of the book “Bioenergy Symposium Series at IIT Kharagpur, Vol. 1’, 2009″

ISBN 978-81-907741-4-7, Cygnus Publisher, Kolkata, co-editor :  Saikat Chakraborty


Dr. Ghangrekar contributed Fifty Two articles in books

  1. Sovik Das, Ambika Arkatkar, Arvind Kumar Mungray, Makarand M. Ghangrekar (2021). Microbial Electrolysis Cell Based Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery. Chapter 3 in Novel Approaches towards Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Technologies, Ed. Arvind Mungrey, Elsevier.
  2. M.M. Ghangrekar, Santosh Kumar, Indrajit Chakraborty (2021). Environmental Impacts and Necessity of Removal of Emerging Contaminants to Facilitate Safe Reuse of Treated Municipal Wastewaters. Chapter 6 in Environmental Degradation: Challenges and Strategies for Mitigation. Ed. R. Yadava, Springer.
  3. M. M. Ghangrekar and Dibyojyoty Nath (2021). Microbial Electrochemical Technologies for Wastewater Treatment: Insight into Theory and Reality. Chapter 12 in Vol 2_Clean Energy and Resource Recovery, Ed. Vinay Kumar Tyagi, Manish Kumar, Alicia K.J. An, Zeynep Cetecioglu. Elsevier
  4. M. M. Ghangrekar, Anil Dhanda, S.M. Sathe, Indrajit Chakraborty (2021). Application of graphitic carbon nitride-based cathode catalysts in microbial fuel cell. In the book titled ‘Nanostrucutred Carbon Nitrides for Sustainable Energy and Environment Applications’, edited by Shamik Chowdhury and Mu. Naushad, Elsevier.
  5. M. M. Ghangrekar, S. M. Sathe, C. N. Khuman (2021). Integration of bioelectrochemical systems with anaerobic digestion. In book titled Renewable energy technologies for energy efficient sustainable development, published within the Springer book series ‘ Applied Environmental Science and Engineering for a sustainable future Ed. Piet Lens and Arindam Sinharoy. Springer.
  6. M.M. Ghangrekar, Swati Das (2021). Integration of wastewater treatment with algal cultivation for the production of biofuel and bioenergy. Chapter 14 in An Integration of Phycoremediation Processes in Wastewater Treatment, Ed. Maulin Shah, Rodriguez-Couto, Elsevier.
  7. M. M. Ghangrekar, Azhan Ahmad, S.M. Sathe, Indrajit Chakraborty (2021). Treatment of pharmaceutical compounds present in wastewater using microbial fuel cells. A chapter 6 in a book titled “Removal of Refractroy Pollutants from Waste Water Treatment Plant” Ed. Maulin Shah, CRC Press.
  8. M. M. Ghangrekar, Santosh Kumar, Azhan Ahmad, Sovik Das (2020). Concomitant bioenergy production and wastewater treatment employing microbial electrochemical technologies. Chapter in Book Biofuels and Bioenergy, Ed. Baskar Gurunathan. Elsevier.
  9. M. M. Ghangrekar, S. M. Sathe, Swati Das (2020). Bioenergy and valuables recovery during wastewater treatment using bio-electrochemical systems. In the book titled “Comprehensive Renewable Energy, Second Edition” Ed. Janie Ling Chin, Tony Roskilly. Elsevier.
  10. Makarand M. Ghangrekar, Monali Priyadarshi (2020). Removal of emerging contaminants present in wastewater by using advanced oxidation processes” In the book  titled “An Innovative Approach of Advanced Oxidation Process in WasteWater Treatment” Ed. Maulin Shah, Nova Science Publishers, USA.
  11. M.M. Ghangrekar, Swati Das, Sovik Das (2021). Biofuel cell: Existing formats, production level, constraints and potential uses. Chapter 28 In Handbook of Biofuels, Ed. Sahay, Elsevier publication.
  12. M.M. Ghangrekar, Sovik Das, Swati Das (2020). Microbial electrochemical technologies for CO2 sequestration: Knowledge gaps and perspectives, Chapter 15, in Circular Bioeconomy: Current Developments and Future Outlook, Ed. Sunita Varjani, Ashok Pandey, Rajesh Tyagi, Elsevier. Amsterdam, Netherlands, 413-444.
  13. M.M. Ghangrekar, Brajesh K. Dubey, Indrajit Chakraborty, Roshan Appa (2020). Bio-electrochemical systems for fuel production: A techno-economic analysis, Chapter 14, in Circular Bioeconomy: Current Developments and Future Outlook, Ed. Sunita Varjani, Ashok Pandey, Rajesh Tyagi, Elsevier. Amsterdam, Netherlands, 379-412.
  14. G. D. Bhowmick, M. M. Ghangrekar, R. Banerjee (2021). Improved wastewater treatment by using integrated microbial fuel cell-membrane bioreactor system along with ruthenium/activated carbon cathode catalyst to enhance bio-energy recovery. Chapter 15 In Climate impact on Water resources in India in Water Science and Technology Library, Ed. Ashish Pandey, S.K. Mishra, M.L. Kansal, R.D. Singh, V.P. Singh, Springer Nature. 183-192.
  15. Ghangrekar, M.M., Bhowmick, G.D., Sathe, S.M., 2020. An overview of membrane bioreactor coupled bioelectrochemical systems, in: Integrated Microbial Fuel Cells for Wastewater Treatment. https://doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-12-817493-7.00012-6
  16. M.M. Ghangrekar, B. Neethu (2020). Bioelectrochemical System for Bioremediation and Energy Generation. Chapter 13 in Microbial Bioremediation & Biodegradation, Editor:Maulin Shaha, ISBN:978-981-15-1811-9. Springer Nature publication. Singapore, Pp. 365-391.
  17. M. M. Ghangrekar, S. M. Sathe, I. Chakraborty (2019). In Situ Bioremediation Techniques for The Removal of Emerging Contaminants and Heavy Metals Using Hybrid Microbial Electrochemical Technologies. Chapter 9, In Emerging Technologies in Environmental Bioremediation, Ed. Maulin Shaha, Susana Rodriguez-Couto, S. Sevinc¸ ¸Sengo¨r, ELSEVIER, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, pp. 236-253.
  18. M. M. Ghangrekar & I. Chakraborty. 2019. “Exploiting Bio-electrochemical systems for wastewater treatment and value added product recovery”, Post Treatments of Anaerobically Treated Effluents, Eds. Vinay Kumar Tyagi; Abid Ali Khan; Ng Wun Jern; Anwar Khursheed; A. A. Kazmi, IWA Publising, London, UK. Pp. 389-408.
  19. Makarand M. Ghangrekar, Bikash R. Tiwari (2019). Development of low-cost microbial fuel cell for converting waste to electricity and abating pollution. In Environmental Management in India: Waste to Wealth, Ed. Shalini Yadav, Abdelazim Negm, Ram Narayan Yadava, Springer, Zug, Switzerland.
  20. Makarand M. Ghangrekar, Sovik Das, Bikash R. Tiwari (2020). Integration of bio-electrochemical systems with other existing wastewater treatment processes. Chapter 11 in book title Integrated Microbial Fuel Cells for Wastewater Treatment Ed. Rouzbeh Abbassi, Asheesh K. Yadav, Vikram Garaniya, Faisal Khan, Elsevier, 229-248.
  21. Makarand M. Ghangrekar, Gourav Dhar Bhowmick, S.M. Sathe (2020). An overview on membrane bioreactor coupled bioelectrochemical systems. Chapter 12, in book title Integrated Microbial Fuel Cells for Wastewater Treatment Ed. Rouzbeh Abbassi, Asheesh K. Yadav, Vikram Garaniya, Faisal Khan, Elsevier, 249-272.
  22. Soumya Pandit, Kuppam Chandrasekhar, Dipak Ashok Jadhav, Makarand Madhao Ghangrekar, Debabrata Das (2019). Contaminant Removal and Energy Recovery in Microbial Fuel Cells. In Microbial Biodegradation of Xenobiotic Compounds, Ed. Young-Cheol Chang, CRC Press, Boca Raton, USA. Pp 76-94.
  23. Neethu B., G.D. Bhowmick and M.M. Ghangrekar (2019). Yeast and Algae as Biocatalysts in Microbial Fuel Cell. In Waste to Sustainable Energy MFCs – Prospects through Prognosis Ed. Lakhveer Singh and Durga Madhab Mahapatra. CRC Press, London, UK. PP 141-168.
  24. Deepak A Jadhav, B. Neethu, M.M. Ghangrekar (2019). Microbial Carbon Capture Cell: Advanced Bio-electrochemical System for Wastewater Treatment, Electricity Generation and Algal Biomass Production. Chapter 14 In Application of Microalgae in Wastewater Treatment; Volume 2: Biorefinery Approaches of Wastewater Treatment. ISBN: 978-3-030-13908-7. Pp 317-338.
  25. M.M. Ghangrekar and Pritha Chatterjee (2017). New age of Wastewater Treatment employing Bio-electrochemical Systems. In book Water Remediation, Ed. S. Bhattacharya, Springer
  26. M.M. Ghangrekar and Pritha Chatterjee (2018). Classification of Water Pollutants and Effects on Environment. In Carbon Nanotube for Clean Water, Editors: Rasel Das (Germany), published by Springer. Pp 11-26.
  27. Md. T. Noori, Pritha Chatterjee, M.M. Ghangrekar, C.K. Mukherjee (2017). Low-cost solutions for fabrication of microbial fuel cells: Ceramic separator and electrode modifications. Progress and Recent Trends in Microbial Fuel Cells. Ed. P.P. Kundu and K. Dutta. Elsevier
  28. Harapriaya Pradhan, Makarand Ghangrekar (2019). Effect of Cathodic Electron Acceptors on the Performance of Microbial Desalination Cell. Chapter 23 in book Waste Water Recycling and Management, Ed. Sadhan Ghosh, Springer Publication. ISBN:978-981-13-2618-9. PP 305-315.
  29. Dipak A. Jadhav, Makarand M. Ghangrekar, Narcis Duteanu, 2017. Microbial Fuel cell: An overview and recent progress towards scaling up, Book chapter, Microbial fuel cell: A bioelectrochemical system that converts waste to watts, Capital Publishing, Springer, Switzerland. Pp 447 – 466.
  30. Noori MD. T., Mukherjee C.K., Ghangrekar M.M (2016). Sustainable Aquaculture Practices for High Fish Production with Minimal Environmental Impact: A Brief Review. In. Precision Farming and Resource Management, Eds: D.K. Swain, S. Dutta Gupta, B.S. Das, C.K. Mukherjee, Namlesh N. Tiwari, Madan Kumar Jha, Chandranath Chatterjee, Ashok Mishra, V.K. Tiwari, H.Rehman, E.V. Thomas, R. Machavaram, ISBN: 978-93-86256-29-4, Ch. 37, p 393 – 403.
  31. Paul D., Ghangrekar M.M., Mitra A (2016). Sediment Microbial Fuel Cell as an Avenue for In Situ Bioremediation of Aquatic Sediment: A Review. In. Precision Farming and Resource Management, Eds: D.K. Swain, S. Dutta Gupta, B.S. Das, C.K. Mukherjee, Namlesh N. Tiwari, Madan Kumar Jha, Chandranath Chatterjee, Ashok Mishra, V.K. Tiwari, H.Rehman, E.V. Thomas, R. Machavaram, ISBN: 978-93-86256-29-4, Ch. 37.
  32. Duteanu, N., Balasoiu, A., Chatterjee, P., Ghangrekar, M.M. (2016). A basic overview of Fuel Cells, Book chapter, Organic-Inorganic Composite Polymer Electrolyte Membranes, Springer, 193-217.
  33. Md. T. Noori, M.M. Ghangrekar, C.K. Mukherjee (2017). Sediment microbial fuel cell assisted with constructed wetland – Challenges and future prospects.  Microbial fuel cell: A bioelectrochemical system that converts waste to watts, Capital Publishing, Springer, Switzerland. Pp 335 – 354.
  34. Md. T. Noori, M.M. Ghangrekar, A. Mitra and C.K. Mukherjee (2015). Enhanced Power Generation in Microbial Fuel Cell using MnO2 Catalyzed Cathode Treating Fish Market Wastewater. Recent Advances in Bio-Energy Research (ICRABR–2015)”. Excel India Publishers.
  35. Rajesh P.P. and M.M. Ghangrekar (2015). Bioelectricity Generation from Marine Algae Chaetoceros using Microbial Fuel Cell. Recent Advances in Bio-Energy Research (ICRABR–2015)”. Excel India Publishers.
  36. B.R. Tiwari and M.M. Ghangrekar (2015). Selective Enrichment of Electrochemically Active Bacteria in Microbial Fuel Cell by Pretreatment of Mixed Anaerobic Sludge to be Used as Inoculum. Recent Advances in Bio-Energy Research (ICRABR–2015)”. Excel India Publishers.
  37. I. Sharma and M.M Ghangrekar (2014) Inhibitory Effects of fluoride on bacterial metabolism present in microbial fuel cells, Recent Advances in Bioenergy Research, Volume III; Published by SSS-NIRE, Kapurthala, Ed. S. Kumar, A. K. Sarma, S. K. Tyagi, Y. K. Yadav, ISBN: 978-81-927097-2-7 441-451.
  38. S. Ghosh Ray, M.M. Ghangrekar (2014). Evaluation of electrical properties under different operating conditions of bio-electrochemical system treating thin stillage. Recent Advances in Bioenergy Research Volume III. Electronic version published by SSS-NIRE. Ed. S. Kumar, A. K. Sarma, S. K. Tyagi, Y. K. Yadav, ISBN 978-81-927097-2-7. 391-402.
  39. D.A. Jadhav, M.M. Ghangrekar (2014). Effect of salinity, acetate addition and alteration of sediment on performance of benthic microbial fuel cells. Recent Advances in Bioenergy Research Volume III. Electronic version published by SSS-NIRE. Ed. S. Kumar, A. K. Sarma, S. K. Tyagi, Y. K. Yadav, ISBN 978-81-927097-2-7.
  40. Chatterjee, P., Pandit, S., Ghadge, A., Ghangrekar, M.M. (2013). Performance comparison of air-breathing cathode and aqueous cathode earthen pot microbial fuel cell, Book chapter, Recent Advances in Bioenergy Research, Volume II. SSS-NIRE. Ed. S. Kumar, A. K. Sarma.
  41. Ghangrekar M.M. and Ghandge A.N. (2013). Scaling up of microbial fuel cell using clay membrane separator and non-catalyzed electrode materials. Advances in Industrial Biotechnology, Editor. R. Singh, Ashok Pandey, Christian Larroche, I K International Publishing, New Delhi, pp 45-57.
  42. I. Sharma and M.M Ghangrekar (2013). Inhibitory Effects of fluoride on bacterial metabolism present in microbial fuel cells, Recent Advances in Bioenergy Research, Volume III; Published by SSS-NIRE, Kapurthala, Ed. S. Kumar, A. K. Sarma, S. K. Tyagi, Y. K. Yadav, ISBN: 978-81-927097-2-7 441-451.
  43. Ghangrekar M.M. and Manaswini Behera (2012). Suspended growth processes. In Comprehensive water quality and purification, Volume 3, Editor: S. Sengupta, Elsevier publication.
  44. Keith Scott, Eileen Hao Yu, M.M. Ghangrekar, Narcis M. Duteanu, Benjamin Erable (2012). Microbial & biological Fuel Cells. In Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Technology, Volume 4, 2012: 277-300, Elsevier publication.
  45. M.M. Ghangrekar and Manaswini Behera (2011). Sustainable Wastewater Treatment: Strategies and Requirements. Editor S.R. Garg. Environmental Health Risk Mitigation, Satish Serial Publishing House, Delhi.
  46. Manaswini Behera, Partha Jana, M.M. Ghangrekar (2010). Electricity generation and wastewater treatment in a low cost up-flow microbial fuel cell fabricated with earthen cylinder. Bioenergy Symposium Series at IIT Kharagpur, Vol. 2, 2010, Cygnus Publisher, Kolkata, 95-103. ISBN 978-81-907741-5-4.
  47. M.M. Ghangrekar (2009). Design and start-up of upflow anaerobic sludge blanket (UASB) reactor for methane recovery from wastewater. Bioenergy Symposium Series at IIT Kharagpur, Vol. 1, 2009, Cygnus Publisher, Kolkata, 104-120. ISBN 978-81-907741-4-7
  48. M.M. Ghangrekar (2009). Microbial Fuel Cell: A technology for wastewater treatment and renewable energy. Bioenergy Symposium Series at IIT Kharagpur, Vol. 1, 2009, Cygnus Publisher, Kolkata, 49-60. ISBN 978-81-907741-4-7
  49. M.M. Ghangrekar (2009). Bioenergy from organic wastes. Bioenergy Symposium Series at IIT Kharagpur, Vol. 1, 2009, Cygnus Publisher, Kolkata, 1-14. ISBN 978-81-907741-4-7
  50. Makarand M. Ghangrekar and Pilli Sridhar (2008). Performance evaluation of membrane and membrane-less microbial fuel cell. New Horizons in Biotechnology. Ed. Prof. Ashok Pandey, Asiatech Publishers, Inc. New Delhi, co-publication with Springer, Chapter 18, 268-291.
  51. Puspendu Bhunia and M.M. Ghangrekar (2006). Effects of cationic polymer on biomass granulation in UASB reactors treating low strength wastewater Young Researchers 2006, Ed. By Richard Stuetz and Lim Teik-Thye, IWA publishing 143-150.
  52. Ghangrekar, M.M., Joshi, S.G., and Asolekar, S.R. (1999). Upflow Anaerobic Sludge Blanket (UASB) Process: low cost biological wastewater treatment.  An article in the book Advances In Wastewater Treatment Technologies, Ed. P.K. Goel, Technoscience Publications, Jaipur.