Docent Narendra Kumar has obtained his Dr. Techn. (Chemical Engineering) from Ã…bo Akademi University, Turku/Ã…bo, Finland in the year 1996. He has been working at Laboratory of Industrial Chemistry and Reaction Engineering, Ã…bo Akademi University since 1990. His duties are research, education, supervision of PhD, MSc. and B. Sc. students. He has published 235 peer reviewed papers in reputed international scientific journals in the field of catalysis, catalytic materials, chemical engineering, petro-chemicals, oil-refining, biofuels and pharmaceuticals. His h-index is 32. He acts as a reviewer of more than 25 international journals for publishers Elsevier, American Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry, Springer and MDPI. He is an editorial board member of Journal Waste and Biomass Valorization.