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Dr Kiran Mahale

Dr Kiran Mahale
Name Kiran Mahale
Position Adjunct Research Fellow
Section School of Engineering
Email
Qualifications MBiotech Deakin , PhD USQ
Homepage https://staffprofile.usq.edu.au/Profile/Kiran-Mahale
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Research interests
Environmental Sciences ( 050000 )
Environmental Technologies ( 090703 )
Materials Engineering ( 091200 )
Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells) ( 090608 )
Bio-waste derived Materials
Turning organic wastes (e.g. Fruit-waste, Winery-waste (Grape-Marc) and all types of agricultural-waste) into value added porous carbon.
Surface treatments to prepare different types of porous carbons

Currently teaching courses/programs
Laboratory (DA)
BIO 1203 - Human Anatomy and Physiology (over 150 hrs in total) (2017-2019)
CHE 1110 – Chemistry 1: Basic chemistry. (over 60 hrs in total) (2017-2019)
CHE 2220 -- Chemistry 2: Basic chemistry. (over 40 hrs in total) (2017-2019)
BIO 2220 -- Biomedical Science (around 10 hrs in total) (2017-2018)
As Tutoring
NUR 1100 -- Introduction to Nursing Praxis (4 Hrs Tutorials ) (2017) USQ
NUR 1120 – Health and illness (marking 40 assignments 2020)
MKT 8011—Digital Marketing (36 Hrs Tutorials 2019)
MGT 3007- Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning. (36 Hrs Tutorials 2019)
CDS2000- Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services (36 Hrs Tutorials 2018)
HSW2120- Human Services Case Management (36 Hrs Tutorials 2018)

Research Supervision
ENG 8412 -- Masters Environmental Engineering Research Project B (Co-Supervise Masters of Engineering Student for his Research Project ) (over 3 months of supervision in lab and data analysis) (2020)

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
1 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
3 Years

Research most recent
Mahale, Kiran R., and Burey, Paulomi (Polly) (2018) Emerging technologies for extraction of bioactive and polysaccharides from tropical fruit waste. In: 2nd ISEKI Food Waste Recovery Workshop 2018, 3-5 July 2018, Stuttgart, Germany.


Research most notable
Puri, Munish and Verma, Madan Lal and Mahale, Kiran (2012) Processing of citrus peel for the extraction of flavonoids for biotechnological applications. In: Handbook on flavonoids: dietary sources, properties, and health benefits. Biochemistry Research Trends: Nutrition and Diet Research Progress. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Hauppauge, New York, pp. 443-459. ISBN 978-1-61942-049-6


Publications in ePrints

Mahale, Kiran Ramesh (2021) Utilisation of Australian pineapple (Ananas comosus) processing waste for the production of renewable energy. [Thesis (PhD/Research)]

Pham, Hong Duc and Mahale, Kiran and Hoang, Thi My Linh and Mundree, Sagadevan G. and Gomez-Romero, Pedro and Dubal, Deepak P. (2020) Dual Carbon Potassium-Ion Capacitors: Biomass-Derived Graphene-like Carbon Nanosheet Cathodes. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 12 (43). pp. 48518-48525. ISSN 1944-8244

Mahale, Kiran R. and Burey, Paulomi (Polly)ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9248-2307 (2018) Emerging technologies for extraction of bioactives and polysaccharides from tropical fruit waste. In: 2nd ISEKI Food Waste Recovery Workshop 2018, 3-5 July 2018, Stuttgart, Germany.

Puri, Munish and Verma, Madan Lal and Mahale, Kiran (2012) Processing of citrus peel for the extraction of flavonoids for biotechnological applications. In: Handbook on flavonoids: dietary sources, properties and health benefits. Biochemistry Research Trends: Nutrition and Diet Research Progress. Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, New York, pp. 443-459. ISBN 9781619420496