23 & 24 July 2022 - Vellore Institute of Technology ( VIT ) Chennai

Keynote Speakers - SESBT 2020


  • Total Participants: 304

  • Participants from within the state: 218

  • Participants from outside the state: 70

  • International participants: 16

  • Number of papers presented: 92

  • Papers published in IOP Conference Series Earth and Environmental Science : 49 (CLICK HERE)

  • Papers communicated to Springer Materials for Renewable Sustainable Energy Journal: 24

  • Papers communicated to Springer Advances in Science Technology and Innovation Book Series: 8

First International Conference on Sustainable Energy Solutions for a Better Tomorrow (SESBT 2020) was organized by the School of Mechanical Engineering at Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai on July 23rd and 24th, 2020. However, due to the COVID 19 pandemic the conference was held Online. The main objective of SESBT 2020 was to provide a platform for researchers and practitioners from both academic institutions and industries to meet and share cutting-edge developments in the areas of sustainable energy and associated disciplines. This conference also provided an opportunity to exchange research evidence and innovative ideas and also the issues related to sustainable energy. A total of 92 research papers associated with the latest research areas such as Carbon Neutrality, Energy Storage, Green Buildings and Renewable Energy was presented in the conference. This conference had gathered an excellent group of keynote speakers from around the globe on different topics such as Solar Photo Catalysis - Promising Solutions to Achieve Sustainable Energy, Dynamic Assemblies: Building Resilience through Digital Design and Fabrication, Biogas based Bio Refineries for a Circular Economy, A New Research Path for Future Sustainable and Efficient Latent Thermal Energy Storages, The UN SDGs, Sectoral Energy and Emissions Targets in a Uncertain Global Context, Energy from Waste, Carbon Neutrality, Carbon Trading and its Impact on Climate Change, Sustainable Ammonia Removal from Waste Waters by Anaerobic/Anoxic Biological Processes, Renewable Energy- With Special Focus on Hydrogen and Biogas, Porous Media Micro Burner at Rich Fuel Combustion; Analysis of Exergy and Entropy Generation, Geothermal Energy and Carbon Sequestration, Bioenergy for Rural Residues and Urban Waste-Science, Technology and Implementation Challenges, Comparison of Wave Energy Resources between Scotland and Chennai and Development of an Innovative Submerged Wave Energy Device based on Pressure Differential.

Final Version SESBT 2020 BOA.pdf

Colleges Participated

  • Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian Spanish Institute

  • Shinas College of Technology, Sultanate of Oman

  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Jeli Campus

  • Al-Huson University College, Al-Balqa Applied Univ., Jordan

  • Universiti Sains Malaysia

  • Technological University Dublin

  • Ramrao Adik Institute of Technology Nerul, Mumbai

  • Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bengaluru

  • JNTUH College of Engineering, Hyderabad

  • TECOSIM Engineering Services Pvt Ltd. Pune

  • Rajasthan Technical University, Kota

  • Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi, Jharkhand

  • VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering & Technology, Hyderabad

  • Jain college of Engineering , Karnataka

  • National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli

  • Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai

  • Ramachandra College of Engineering, Vatluru

  • PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research, Coimbatore

  • Dr.S.S.Bhatnagar University Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology

  • Raghu Engineering College, Visakhapatnam

  • SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai

  • Annamalai University

  • Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore

  • Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai

  • CMR Institute of Technology, Bengaluru

  • Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, Chennai

  • Sri Sairam Engineering College, Tambaram

  • Velammal Institute of Technology

  • KITS, Coimbatore

  • IFET College of Engineering, Villupuram

  • Kongu Engineering College, Erode

  • SV University Tirupathi

  • KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore

  • KLEEE Vaddeswaram

  • K Ramakrishnan College of Engineering, Tiruchirapalli

  • Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Technology, Davangere, Karnataka

  • Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, Guntur