B.M.Krishna obtained his B.E., degree in Civil Engineering in 1993 from University of Mysore and M.Tech., degree in Environmental Engineering in 1998 from University of Mysore. He completed his doctoral degree  in 2012 from Bangalore University. He is presently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Engineering, JSS Science & Technology University, Mysore (Formerly SJCE). He is a Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India)( F-121817/0) and Life member of ISTE (LMISTE-33645).



Email Address
bmkrishna_71@sjce.ac.in
Education Qualification (All qualification including diploma)

B.E., (Civil Engg.)
M.Tech., (Env.Engg.)
Ph.D., (Env.Engg.)

Journals Published

20

Conferences Presented

21

Training Programs attended
50
Training Programs conducted and coordinated
3
Awards

1. Under graduate level KSCST sponsored project entitled “Performance study of a sequential UASB reactor for treatment of distillery spent wash” won the “Best KSCST project” prize for the year 2005-2006.
2. The research paper entitled “Electrochemical treatment of biodigestor effluent (BDE) followed by anaerobic digestion” by Shruthi M., B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy, K.S.Lokesh, has been awarded Best Paper Presentation Award in national conference on industrial pollution and control technology (IPCT-13) -2013 held at Department of chemical engineering, faculty of engineering and technology, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Tamilnadu, on 14th and 15th March 2013.
3. Has been granted a certificate of FELLOW of Institution of Engineers,India(FIE) F-121817/0 on 21-10-2016

Number of PhD students pursuing
4
Research Interests

Water & Wastewater Treatment,
Air pollution control,
Water quality Modelling

List of Publication

Research Papers publications
International Journal
1. B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy, B. Manojkumar, K.S.Lokesh, “Electrochemical pretreatment of distillery wastewater using aluminum electrode” International journal of Applied Electrochemistry”, Vol .40(3), pp 663-673, (2010) .
2. B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy, B. Manojkumar, K.S.Lokesh, “Improvement of BOD5/COD ratio of pre-treated distillery wastewater by electrochemical treatment method” International journal of environmental research and development”, Vol .4(1), pp 90-100, (2009).
3. B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy, B. Manojkumar, K.S.Lokesh, “Study of the electrochemical process for distillery wastewater treatment” International journal of environmental research and development”, Vol .5(1), pp 134-140, (2010).
4. B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy, M. Shruthi, K.S.Lokesh, “electrochemical treatment of biodigester effluent (BDE) followed by anaerobic digestion” International journal of Chem. Tech research”, Vol .5(3), pp 1376-1378, (2013).
5. T. S. Mamatha, T. N. Parinitha, Pushpa Tuppad, B. Manoj Kumar and B. M. Krishna “Water Quality Monitoring and Trophic status classification of Karanji Lake, Mysore” , International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology, Special issue, pp 43-48, September 2013,
6. M. Shruthi, K. S. Lokesh, B. M. Krishna and Usha N Murthy “Color Removal from Bio-Digester Effluent (BDE) by Electrochemical Treatment with and Without Fenton Reagent” International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology, Special issue, pp 115-117, September 2013.
7. M. Shruthi, K. S. Lokesh, B. M. Krishna and Usha N Murthy, Vijaya M“ Fenton Reagent in Electrochemical Treatment of Bio-Digester Effluent (BDE)” International Journal of Research & Review: Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 2 (3), pp205-208, (2013)
8. Vijaya M., B. M. Krishna and Usha N Murthy M. Shruthi, “Electrochemical Treatment of Bio- Digester Effluent (BDE)” International Journal of Research & Review: Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 2 (3), pp244-247, (2013)
9. Krishna B. M., Nagabhushana B.M., Anitha S., Sahana M., “Color removal from Textile wastewater using CuO nano particle coated on sand, cinder and GAC”, International Journal of Civil engineering and Technology (IJCIET), Vol. 5 (9), pp79-84, (2014).
10. Shruthi M, Lokesh K.S., Krishna B. M., “Electrochemical treatment technology in Biodigester Effluent treatment (BDE)” International Journal of Civil engineering and Technology (IJCIET), Vol. 5 (9), pp85-89, (2014).
11. Kavyashree M., Krishna B. M., Manoj Kumar B., “Assessment of Air Quality using Air Quality Indices for a Roadway Passing through Commercial Area in Mysore City” International Journal for Scientific Research & Development(IJSRD), Vol. 3 (4), pp636-639, (2015).
12. Kavyashree M., Krishna B. M., Manoj Kumar B., “Monitoring and prediction of PM10 dispersion from vehicular pollution in mysuru” International Journal of Science Environment and Technology (IJSET), Vol. 4 (4), pp1119-1125, (2015).
13. Najamussahar H Mulla, Krishna B. M, Manoj Kumar B., “C Program for River Water- Quality Nitrogen Model” International Journal for Scientific Research & Development(IJSRD), Vol. 3 (4), pp640-641, (2015).
14. Murugesh Katti, Krishna B. M, Manoj Kumar B., “Design of Sewer Network for Vijayapur City Using SEWER Version 3.0 Software” International Journal for Scientific Research & Development(IJSRD), Vol. 3 (4), pp649-654, (2015).
15. Murugesh Katti, Krishna B. M, Manoj Kumar B., “Comparative study of Sewer version 3.0 and SewerGems V8I softwares for sanitary sewer network design” International Journal of Science Environment and Technology (IJSET), Vol. 4(4), pp1019-1024, (2015).
16. Murugesh Katti, Krishna B. M, Manoj Kumar B., “Design of sanitary sewer network for District 2B, Vijaypur city using SewerGEMS V8i Software” International Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology Research(IJSETR), Vol. 4(8), pp2766-2771, (2015).
17. Murugesh Katti, Krishna B. M, Manoj Kumar B., “Design of sanitary sewer network using SewerGEMS V8i Software” International Journal of Science Technology & Engineering (IJSTE), Vol. 2(1), pp254-258, (2015).
18. Vishnu Sharma A., Krishna B. M., Shruthi G.M, Vyshali Prakash., Pradeep Kumar H.R and Nishitha J. Dsouza., “Computer Aided Design of Water Distribution System and Sewer System for Vijayanagara Layout of Mysore City”, Universal Journal of Environmental Research and Technology (UJERT), Vol. 5(2), pp112-121,(2015)

19. Pushpalatha M., and Krishna B.M., “Electro Fenton process for wastewater treatment-A review” International journal of advance research, ideas and innovations in Technology (IJARIIT), Vol No.3(1),pp439-451(2017).

National Journal
1. B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy, B. Manojkumar, K.S.Lokesh, “Investigation of the electrochemical treatment for distillery wastewater”, Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering, Vol.53(2), pp191-194, (2011)
International Conference
1. Presented a research paper “Colour Removal from Textile Industry Effluents Using Orange Peel and Sawdust as Adsorbents”, by B.M. Krishna, Dr. T.P. Halappa Gowda and Ms. Chaitra Manjunath, (2005), in the International Conference on “Water & Health – WAH-05”, organized by S.J. College of Engineering and JSS Medical College, Mysore, on 22-23 January 2005.
2. Research paper “Pretreatment of distillery wastewater by electrochemical technique” by B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy, B. Manojkumar, K.S.Lokesh, published in in fifth international conference on “Environmental Science and Technology-2010, proceedings held at Houston, Texas, USA, on july, 12-16,2010.
3. Research paper “Electrochemical Treatment of Bio-Digester Effluent using Aluminum Electrode with Fenton Reagent” by Krishna B. M., Shruthi. M, Lokesh K. S, Usha N. Murthy published in the proceedings of International Conference on Current Trends in Engineering and Management” (ICCTEM-2012)” organized by Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka held during july 12-14, 2012.
4. Research Paper “Treatment Automobile service station wastewater by electrocoagulation using Iron electrodes” by Lakshmi S, Krishna . B. M, Lokesh K. S, published in the proceedings of International Conference on Current Trends in Engineering and Management” (ICCTEM-2012)” organized by Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka held during july 12-14, 2012.
5. Research paper “Copper removal from industrial wastewater using Activated Banana Peel as Adsorbent” by Yashika T.A, Krishna . B. M, Lokesh K. S, Suman E., published in the proceedings of International Conference on Current Trends in Engineering and Management” (ICCTEM-2012)” organized by Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka held during july 12-14, 2012.
6. Research paper “Assessment of Groundwater Quality in and around Hebbal Industrial Area, Mysore” by Prakash Paul, Krishna . B. M, Lokesh K. S, Dattaraj PM., published in the proceedings of International Conference on Current Trends in Engineering and Management” (ICCTEM-2012)” organized by Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka held during july 12-14, 2012.
7. Research paper “Nano CuO as adsorbent for color removal from textile wastewater” by Anitha S, Krishna . B. M, Nagabhushana B.M, Sahana M, Mahesh S, published in the proceedings of International Conference on Energy Technology, Power Engineering and Environmental sustainability (ETPEES-2014)” organized by “Krishi Sansriti” held from 21-22, june, 2014, at JNU New Delhi.
8. Research paper “Color removal from Textile wastewater using CuO nano particle coated on sand, cinder and GAC” by Krishna . B. M, B. M, Nagabhushana B.M, Anitha S, Sahana M., published in the proceedings of International Conference on Current Trends in Engineering and Management” (ICCTEM-2014)” organized by Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka held during july 17-19, 2014.
9. Research paper “Electrochemical treatment technology in Biodigester Effluent treatment (BDE)” by Shruthi M, Lokesh K.S, Krishna B.M., published in the proceedings of International Conference on Current Trends in Engineering and Management” (ICCTEM-2014)” organized by Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka, held during july 17-19, 2014.
10. Research paper “A review of electrocoagulation process for wastewater treatment” by Bharath M and Krishna B.M., published in the souvenir of International Conference on Environment, Health and policy nexus (ICEHPN2017)” organized by JSS University, Mysore, Karnataka, held during july 27-28, 2017.
11. Research paper “Hexavalent chromium removal from tube and tubeless valves manufacturing industrial wastewater by electro-fenton technique” by Pushpalatha M and Krishna B.M., published in the souvenir of International Conference on Environment, Health and policy nexus (ICEHPN2017)” organized by JSS University, Mysore, Karnataka, held during july 27-28, 2017.
12. Research paper “Treatment of landfill leachate by using electrocoagulation process” by Nethravathi V S and Krishna B.M., published in the souvenir of International Conference on Environment, Health and policy nexus (ICEHPN2017)” organized by JSS University, Mysore, Karnataka, held during july 27-28, 2017.
13. Research paper “Treatment of Sugar industry wastewater by electrocoagulation process” by Syeda Shama Saba and Krishna B.M., published in the souvenir of International Conference on Environment, Health and policy nexus (ICEHPN2017)” organized by JSS University, Mysore, Karnataka, held during july 27-28, 2017

National Conference
1. Presented a research paper “Development of Computer Model to Predict the Spatio- Temporal Distribution of Petroleum Oil Slick Downstream of River Crossing” by B.M. Krishna, T.P. Halappa Gowda, K.S. Lokesh and B. Manoj Kumar, et.al., (2005), in the national Conference on ‘Hydraulics and Water Resources (HYDRO-2005)’, organized by SIT, Tumkur, on 8-9 December, 2005.
2. Presented a research paper “Study on electrochemical treatment of distillery biodigester effluent” by B.M.Krishna, K.S.Lokesh, M.Shruthi, Usha N. Murthy, B. Manojkumar, in national conference “Knowledge Utsav” held at Jain research foundation, Jain University, Jain College of Engineering, Kanakapura, Bangalore rural district, Karnataka, on 28th, August,2010.
3. Presented research paper “Electrochemical treatment of distillery wastewater part I –COD removal and energy consumption” by B.M.Krishna, Usha N. Murthy,B.Manoj kumar, K.S.Lokesh, at national symposium on Environmental Safety and Management held at Vidya vardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore on 7th, march 2009.
4. Presented research paper “Electrochemical treatment of biodigestor effluent (BDE) followed by anaerobic digestion” by B.M.Krishna, Shruthi M., Usha N. Murthy, K.S.Lokesh, published in the proceedings of national conference on industrial pollution and control technology (IPCT-13) -2013 held at department of chemical engineering, faculty of engineering and technology, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Tamil nadu, on 14th and 15th March 2013.
5. Presented research paper “Study on biodigester effluent (BDE) mineralisation by electrochemical treatment” by Shruthi M, B.M.Krishna, K.S.Lokesh, Usha N. Murthy, Vijaya M, at two-day national conference on “Recent trends in chemical research (NCRTCR-2014)”, organized by department of chemistry, S.J. College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka, on 3-4th January 2014.
6. Presented research paper “electrochemical treatment followed by anaerobic digestionof bio- digester effluent (BDE)” by Vijaya M, B.M.Krishna, K.S.Lokesh Shruthi M, Usha N. Murthy, , at two-day national conference on “Recent trends in chemical research (NCRTCR-2014)”, organized by department of chemistry, S.J. College of Engineering, Mysore, Karnataka, on 3-4th January 2014.
7. Research paper “CuO nano particles coated on GAC for color removal from textile wastewater” by Krishna . B. M, B. M, Nagabhushana B.M, , Sahana M. Anitha S, Alpheus D., published in the proceedings of National Conference on Current Trends in Scientific research for Engineering Applications” (NCSEA-2014)” organized by St. Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, Karnataka held during july 17-18, 2014.
8. Research paper “River water quality model for non point sources” by Najamussahar H Mulla, Krishna B. M, Manoj Kumar B., published in the proceedings of National Conference on water environment & Society (NCWES-2015)” organized by Centre for Water Resources, Institute of Science & Technology, JNTU, Kukatpally, Hyderabad, Telangana State, India.held during 30th-31st july,2015, pp397-401

Subjects

Environmental Engineering