Dr Soumya Pandit is currently working as senior assistant professor at Sharda University, Greater Noida, Delhi NRC, India. He taught subjects like Bioprocess Engineering; Industrial Biotechnology; Environmental microbiology and waste management; He pursued his doctoral studies from bioprocess engineering lab, department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and completed his postdoctoral research work (PBC post doc fellow) at in the Department of Desalination & Water Treatment, The Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research (ZIWR), Ben-Gurion University of the Negev under Planning and Budget commission fellowship by Govt. of Israel. He is also a recipient of North West University, South Africa Post-doctoral fellowship. He has published various papers at international conferences in the area of environmental biotechnology and bioenergy. He has authored 25 research papers in peer-reviewed journals such as (1) Bioresource Technology, (2) International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, (3) ACS applied Materials and Interface, (4) Chemical Engineering Journal, (5) Biosensor and bioelectronics, (6) ACS Environmental Science and Technology, (7) Journal of Membrane Science, (8) Journal of Cleaner Production etc.; He has authored 25 book chapters and published 3 Indian patents so far. He holds a B.Tech in Biotechnology and an M.Tech. His current research focuses on microbial electrochemical system for bioenergy harvesting, biohythane, bacterial biofilm and biofouling study etc. He has also presented his work at several national and international conferences. He is serving as a Reviewer in Frontiers in Environmental Microbiology, editorial board member in SCIREA Journal of Biology, the Journal of Korean Society of Environmental Engineers (JKSEE).