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Staff Id : 12070
Name : Dr. R. RAJESH KANNAN (Deputed)
Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Department : CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Qualification : M.E.,Ph.D.,
Specialization : Environmental Biotechnology
Date of Birth : 10-05-1980
Date of Joining : 31-03-2006
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
403. middle street,perumangalam,
Thirupangur (po). Sirkali (tk)
nagapatinam (DT)-609112
9842310107kannan_vrr007@yahoo.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 56
Ph.D. 00


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 151514-10
Conducted 2---1


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed 1215500
Ongoing 1-1533766
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
18 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
1 55 7 10 - -

List of Publications - National
Ramesh S, Muthuvelayudham R, Rajesh Kannan R, "Application of factorial design to the study of xylitol production from corncob hemicellulose hydrolysate by Candida guilliermondii.", Journal of Biochemical Technology, Volume 4, Number 1, 2012, pp. 1-7. 2012.
List of Publications - International
Sowmya, B., Saravanan, P., Rajeshkannan, R. et al., "Facile verdant approach on zirconia-doped zinc oxide nanoparticles (Zr-ZnO NPs) using Citrus medica fruit: antibacterial and anti-inflammatory activity.", Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, Volume 0, Number 0, Jul 2023, pp. 0-0. 2023/https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-023-04652-5.
P. Lokesh a, R. Shobika a, SoghraNashath Omer a, Madhavi Reddy b, Panchamoorthy Saravanan c, R. Rajeshkannan d, V. Saravanan d, S. Venkatkumar, "Bioremediation of plastics by the help of microbial tool: A way for control of plastic pollution.", Sustainable Chemistry for the Environment, Volume 3, Number 0, Sep 2023, pp. 100027-0. 2023/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scenv.2023.100027.
B. Sowmya, Varsha Murugan, P. Jacquline Rosy, Panchamoorthy Saravanan, R. Rajeshkannan, M. Rajasimman, Madhavi Reddy M & S. Venkat Kumar, "Employing newly developed copper oxide nanoparticles for antibacterial capability from discarded Wedelia trilobata flowers.", Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, Volume 0, Number 0, Jan 2023, pp. 0-0. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-023-03760-6.
R. Rajeshkannan, Rajasimman Manivasagan, L. Nagarajan Panchamoorthy Saravanan ,Yasser Vasseghian, , "Synthesis of magnesium nanocomposites decked with multilayer graphene (MG) and its application for the adsorptive removal of pollutant.", Chemosphere, Volume 0, Number 0, Feb 2022, pp. 0-0. 2022.
A. Magesh,K. Jayabalan,R. Rajesh Kannan,P. Rathakrishnan,M. Dilipkumar,M. Suriyaprakash, "Optimization and production of bioplastic from bio waste using response surface methodology (RSM).", Environmental quality management, Volume 0, Number 0, Apr 2022, pp. 0-0. https://doi.org/10.1002/tqem.21869.
R. Rajesh Kannan, G. Durai*, R. Ramsenthil, M. DilipKumar, P. Balamurugan, "Colour removal of tannery wastewater using salt tolerant microorganisms in a sequential batch reactor.", Desalination and Water Treatment, Volume 0, Number 0, Apr 2022, pp. 1-9. 2022.
G. Durai*, R. Ramsenthil, M. DilipKumar, R. Rajesh Kannan, S.B. Riswan Ali, P. Balamurugan, M. Rajasimman, "Artificial neural network based modeling for the degradation of tannery wastewater in sequential batch reactor.", Desalination and Water Treatment, Volume 0, Number 0, Apr 2022, pp. 1-8. 2022.
â,¢ Muthamilselvi Ponnuchamya, V. Saravanan, P. Balamurugan, R. Rajeshkannan, M. Dilipkumar,, "Removal of chlorophenol using a batch and airlift inner loop bioreactor using Aspergillus fumigatus.", Desalination and Water Treatment, Volume 0, Number 0, 2022, pp. 1-9. 2022.
Nisha ElizabethSunnyaSneha SusanMathewaNanditaChandelaPanchamoorthySaravananbR.RajeshkannancM.RajasimmancYasserVasseghianddefN.RajamohanegS. VenkatKumar, "Green synthesis of titanium dioxide nanoparticles using plant biomass and their applications- A review.", Chemosphere, Volume 0, Number 0, Apr 2022, pp. 0-0. 2022.
N.NivethaaB.SrivarshineaB.SowmyaaMangaiyarkarasiRajendiranbPanchamoorthySaravanancR.RajeshkannandM.RajasimmandThi Hong TrangPhamefVenkatKumarShanmugamaElena-NiculinaDragoig, "A comprehensive review on bio-stimulation and bio-enhancement towards remediation of heavy metals degeneration.", Chemosphere, Volume 312, Number 1, Nov 2022, pp. 137093-0. 2022/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2022.137099.
S.RajeswariaPanchamoorthySaravananbM.LinkesverbR.RajeshkannancM.Rajasimmanc, "Identifying global status and research hotspots of heavy metal remediation: A phase upgrade study.", Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 324, Number 15, Jun 2022, pp. 116265-0. 2022/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2022.116265.
S. Rajeswari a, Panchamoorthy Saravanan b, M. Linkesver b, R. Rajeshkannan c, M. Rajasimman, "Identifying global status and research hotspots of heavy metal remediation: A phase upgrade study.", Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 324, Number 15, Dec 2022, pp. 116265-0. 2022/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2022.116265.
Nisha Elizabeth Sunnya, Sneha Susan Mathewa, S. Venkat Kumara,â**—, Panchamoorthy Saravananb, R. Rajeshkannanc, M. Rajasimmanc, Yasser Vasseghiand,e,, "Effect of green synthesized nano-titanium synthesized from Trachyspermum ammi extract on seed germination of Vigna radiate.", Chemosphere, Volume 0, Number 0, Apr 2022, pp. 0-0. 2022.
Loganathan Nagarajan, Kannan Kumaraguru, Panchamoorthy Saravanan, Rajeshkannan Rajan, Manivasagan Rajasimman, " Facile synthesis and characterization of microporous structured activated carbon from agro waste materials and its application for CO2 capture.", Environmental Technology, Volume 0, Number 0, Jul 2021, pp. 0-0. https://doi.org/10.1080/09593330.2021.1938243.
Revathi K.1* and Rajesh Kannan R.2, "Statistical Optimization of Keratinase Enzyme Production from Streptomyces Griseus NCIM-2622.", Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment--, Volume 25, Number 61, Jun 2021, pp. 107-112. 2021.
â,¢ Muralikandhan K.* , Dilipkumar M. and Rajeshkannan R, "Removal of hexavalent chromium from waste water using immobilized Bacillus brevis.", Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment , Volume 25, Number 38, Mar 2021, pp. 131-134. 2021.
ilipkumar M.* , Rajeshkannan R., Muralikandhan K. and Balamurugan P. D, "Optimization of process parameters by RSM in a packed bed reactor on production of inulinase using streptomyces species from copra waste.", Research Journal of biotechnology, Volume 16, Number 4, Apr 2021, pp. 158-163. 2021.
Balamurugan P.1*, Rajesh Kannan R.1 , Dilipkumar M.1 , Saravanan V.1 and Muthamilselvi P., "Statistical optimisation for improvement of phenol degradation by Aspergillus niger.", Research Journal of Biotechnology, Volume 16, Number 4, Apr 2021, pp. 187-195. 2021.
Rajesh Kannan R.1*, Magesh A.1, Jayabalan K.1, Dilipkumar M.1 and Saravanan P.1,2, "The removal of colour from textile dye using biosorbent.", Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment , Volume 25, Number 5, May 2021, pp. 22-27. 2021.
S Rajeswari, P Saravanan, K Kumaraguru, N Jaya, R Rajeshkannan, M Rajasimman, "The scientometric evaluation on the research of biodiesel based on HistCite and VOSviewer (1993â,“2019).", Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, Volume 0, Number 0, Apr 2021, pp. 0-0. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-021-01461-6.
P SARAVANAN PANCHAMOORTHY, R Rajesh Kannan, "Enhanced Saccharfication of Pomegranate Peel by Trichoderma Reesei and Statiscal Optimization of Medium Composition by Response Surface Methodology.", Research square.com, Volume 0, Number 0, May 2021, pp. 1-21. https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9499-0807.
K Kumaraguru, P Saravanan, V Saravanan, R.Rajesh kannan, ""A systematic analysis of hexavalent chromium adsorption and elimination from aqueous environment using brown marine algae (Turbinaria ornata).", Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, Volume 0, Number 0, Aug 2021, pp. 0-0. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-021-01795-1..
R.Rajeshkannan A.magesh, K.jayabalan,m.suriyaprakash, "Estimation of antioxidant , cytotoxic activity of attatic curanam.", indian journal of bimonthly, Volume 10, Number 61, Aug 2020, pp. 27121-27125. 2020.
K. Jayabalan, A. Magesh, R. Rajeshkannan, P.Rathakrishnan, ". Fortification of Fibre in Yogurt using High Fibre Banana Stem and Jack Fruit Powder.", international journal of pharmaceutical investigation, Volume 10, Number 2, Apr 2020, pp. 127-131. 2020.
P. Balamurugan, R. Rajesh kannan, D. R. Manimaran,, "Optimization of Chlorophenol Degradation using Aspergillusniger .", International Journal for Innovative Research in Multidisciplinary Field’, Special Issue , Volume 14, Number 1, Sep 2020, pp. 1-8. 2020.
R.Rajeshkannan A.magesh, K.jayabalan,, "Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) Of Different Pre-Treatment Methods Used For The Preparation Of Lignocellulose Materials As Raw Material For Ethanol Production.", Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment , Volume 24, Number 1, Aug 2020, pp. 70-74. 2020.
R.Rajeshkannan A.magesh K. jayabalan, G.durai. , "application of analytic hierarchy process (ahp) for lignocellulose pretreatment technique selection.", international journal for research in engineering application & management, Volume 5, Number 4, May 2019, pp. 470-476. 2019.
• R.Rajeshkannan A.magesh, K.jayabalan,, "bioethanol production from tapioca stem using ssf method – optimization, kinetics and modeling, .", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research, Volume 6, Number 6, May 2019, pp. 188-199. 2019.
• R.Rajeshkannan A.magesh, K.jayabalan,, "kinetics and modeling of pre-treated calotropis gigantea to ethanol production by dmc method.", , international journal of engineering, science and mathematics,, Volume 8, Number 9, May 2019, pp. 57-79. 2019.
R.Rajeshkannan,M.Rajasimman N.Rajamohan, "kinetic modeling and effect of process parameters on selenium removal using strong acid resin.", engineering, technology & applied science research , Volume 6, Number 4, Jun 2016, pp. 1045-1049. 2016.
• R.Rajeshkannan, S.devi, A.Murugappan, "bench-scale packed bed sorption of cibacron blue f3ga using lucrative algal biomass.", alexandria engineering journal , Volume 55, Number 1, Feb 2016, pp. 2995-3003. 2016.
• R.Rajeshkannan, S.devi, A.Murugappan, "textile dye wastewater treatment using freshwater algae in packed-bed reactor: modeling, .", desalination and water treatment , Volume 57, Number 38, Sep 2015, pp. 1-8. 2015.
• R.Rajeshkannan, S.devi, A.Murugappan, "the comparative study on sorption of basic violet 10 by cost-effective sorbents.", international journal of chemtech research , Volume 7, Number 4, Feb 2015, pp. 1772-17781. 2015.
N. Rajamohan M. Rajasimman R.Rajeshkannan V. Saravanan, "Equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic studies on the removal of Aluminum by modified Eucalyptus camaldulensis barks.", Alexandria Engineering Journal , Volume 53, Number 2, 2014, pp. 409-415. 2014.
S Devi, A Murugappan, R Rajesh Kannan, "Sorption of Reactive blue 19 onto freshwater algae and seaweed.", Desalination and Water Treatment, Volume 1, Number 1, 2014, pp. 1-14. 10.1080/19443994.2014.902333.
N Rajamohan, M Rajasimman, R Rajeshkannan, B Sivaprakash, "Uptake of Ni (II) from aqueous solutions using protonated macrophyte biomass–equilibrium studies.", International Journal of Environment and Waste Management , Volume 14, Number 1, 2014, pp. 14-26. 2014.
N. Rajamohan M. Rajasimman R. Rajeshkannan B. Sivaprakash , "Kinetic modeling and isotherm studies on a batch removal of acid red 114 by an activated plant biomass.", Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Volume 8, Number 6, 2013, pp. 778-792. 2013.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, "Removal of malachite green from aqueous solutions using wheat bran: Optimization, equilibrium and kinetic studies.", International Journal of Environmental Engineering, Volume 4, Number 1/2, 2013, pp. 1-23. 2013.
R. Rajeshkannan M. Rajasimman N.Rajamohan, "Packed bed column studies for the removal of dyes using novel sorbent..", Chemical Industry & Chemical Engineering Quarterly, Volume 19, Number 1, 2013, pp. 461-470. 2013.
S Ramesh, R Muthuvelayudham, RRajesh Kannan, T Viruthagiri, "Response surface optimization of medium composition for xylitol production by Debaryomyces hansenii var hansenii using corncob hemicellulose hydrolysate.", Chemical Industry and Chemical Engineering Quarterly, Volume 19, Number 3, 2013, pp. 377-384. 201.
S Ramesh, R Muthuvelayudham, R Rajesh Kannan, "Stastical optimization of process variables for corncob hemicellulose hydrolysate to xylitol by Debaryomyces hansenii var hanseii.", Int J ChemTech Res, Volume 5, Number 1, 2013, pp. 186-196. 2013.
S Ramesh, R Muthuvelayudham, R Rajesh Kannan, T Viruthagiri, "Enhanced Production of Xylitol from Corncob by Pachysolen tannophilus Using Response Surface Methodology.", International Journal of Food Science , Volume Article ID 514676, Number 1, 2013, pp. 1-8. 2013.
Ramesh. S, Muthuvelayudham R., Rajesh Kannan R, "statistical optimization of medium composition and process variables for xylitol production from rice straw hemicellulose hydrolysate by debaryomyces hansenii var hansenii.", Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Food Sciences, Volume 2, Number 5, 2013, pp. 2332-2339. 2013.
P Rathakrishnan, P Nagarajan, R Rajeshkannan, "Optimization of protease production by Bacillus licheniformis in Sugarcane bagasse using statistical experimental design.", Research in Biotechnology, Volume 3, Number 4, 2012, pp. 1-10. 2012.
P. Saravanan, R. Muthuvelayudham, R. Rajesh Kannan, "Optimization of cellulase production using Trichoderma reesei by RSM and comparison with genetic algorithm.", Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering,, Volume 6, Number 4, 2012, pp. 443-452. 2012.
P Rathakrishnan, P Nagarajan, R.Rajesh Kannan, "Optimization of Process Parameters Using a Statistical Approach for Protease Production by Bacillus Subtilis using Cassava Waste.", International Journal of Chem. Tech. Research, , Volume 1, Number 1, 2012, pp. 1-12. 2012.
R. Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, "Optimization, equilibrium and kinetic studies on removal of acid blue 9 using brown marine algae Turbinaria conoids.", Bioremediation, Volume 15, Number 1, 2011, pp. 57-67. 2011.
P Rathakrishnan, P Nagarajan, Rajesh R Kannan, "Response surface optimization of medium composition for protease production by Bacillus subtilis using cassava waste.", Chemical Industry and Chemical Engineering Quarterly, Volume 17, Number 2, 2011, pp. 215-222. 2011.
R. Rajeshkannan M. Rajasimman N.Rajamohan, "Decolourization of malachite green using tamarind seed: optimization, isotherm and kinetic studies.", Chemical Industry and Chemical Engineering Quarterly, Volume 17, Number 1, 2011, pp. 67-69. 2011.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, "Sorption of Acid Blue 9 on to Wheat Bran: Optimization, Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies.", Chemical Product and Process Modeling, Volume 5, Number 1, 2010, pp. 34-34. 2010.
R.Rajeshkannan, N.Rajamohan, M. Rajasimman, B. Sivaprakash, "Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies on Sorption of Malachite Green Using Hydrilla Verticillata Biomass.", International Journal of Environmental Research, Volume 4, Number 4, 2010, pp. 817-824. 2010.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, "Optimization, equilibrium and kinetic studies on removal of acid blue 9 using brown marine algae turbinaria conoids .", Biodegradation, Volume 21, Number 1, 2010, pp. 713-727. 2010.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, "Brown marine algae Turbinaria conoides as biosorbent for Malachite green removal: Equilibrium and kinetic modeling .", Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering China , Volume 4, Number 1, 2010, pp. 116-122. 2010.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, "Removal of Malachite Green from Aqueous Solution using Hydrilla verticillata - Optimization, Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies.", International Journal of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Volume 2, Number 4, 2009, pp. 222-229. 2009.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, "Removal of malachite green from aqueous solution by sorption on hydrilla verticillata biomass using response surface methodology.", Frontiers of Chemical Engineering China, Volume 3 , Number 2, 2008, pp. 146-154. 2008.
List of Conferences - National
R.Rajesh kannan, p.balamurugan, manimaran, Optimization of Chlorophenol Degradation using Aspergillusniger , national conference on innovations and biochemical and food technology, Mar 14-14, 2020, coimbatore, pp. 76-78. coimbatore, kumaraguru college of technology.
R.Rajesh kannan, p.balamurugan, p.saravanan, The removal of colour from textile dye using biosorbents:optimization equilibrium and kinetics, National conference on recent trends in chemical and environmental biotechnology, Feb 14-15, 2020, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university, pp. 50-51. annamalainagar, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university.
R.Rajesh kannan, Muralikandhan. k,m.dilipkumar, , Hazop studies on natural gas fields, National conference on green chemistry and engineering:towards future technologies, Jan 31-1, 2020, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university, pp. 122-125. annamalainagar, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university.
R.Rajesh kannan. M.dilipkumar, A diffusion of chemisorption of kinetic model for adsorption using nanoparticles prepared from tamarind seeds, National conference on environmental pollution and control technologies, Aug 30-31, 2019, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university, pp. 35-36. annamalainagar, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university.
R.Rajesh kannan, p.balamurugan,m.dilipkumar, v.saravanan, Application of agro waste using statistical design, national conference on Food processing an preservation, biochemical principles,quqlity and safety, Mar 22-23, 2019, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university, pp. 68-70. annamalainagar, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university.
R.Rajesh kannan, p.balamurugan,m.dilipkumar, v.saravanan, Application of agro waste using statistical design, national conference on Food processing an preservation, biochemical principles,quqlity and safety, Mar 22-23, 2019, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university, pp. 68-70. annamalainagar, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university.
Rajesh kannan.R, sundar. B,rajasimman.M, Application of statistical design for the removal of dyes using marine algae, 2 n national conferenc on industrial pollution an control technologies, Mar 13-14, 2019, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university, pp. 90-91. annamalainagar, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university.
List of Conferences - International
R.Rajesh kannan, m.dilipkumar, v.saravanan, the comparative study on sorption dyes, international e conference on frontiers in industrial biotechnology, Jul 27-29, 2020, st joseph college of engineering , chennai, pp. 58-60. chennai, st joseph college of engineering , chennai.
R.Rajesh kannan,m.dilipkumar, v.saravanan, A diffusion of chemisorption of kinetic model for adsorption of dyes, global congress on sustainability for growth and development, Jul 18-18, 2020, nilai university, malaysia, pp. 122-128. malaysia, nilai university, malaysia.
R.Rajesh kannan, A.magesh, K.jayabalan, Analytical hierarchy process(AHP) of ifferent pre treatment methods used for the preparation of lignocellulose materials as rawmaterials for ethanol production, 3 rd international conference on renewable energy and sustainable environment, Dec 12-14, 2019, pollachi, pp. 87-90. pollachi, Dr.c.ramaswamy, dr.mahalingam college of engineering and technology. Pollachi/international.
R.Rajesh kannan, A.magesh, K.jayabalan, Analytical hierarchy process(AHP) of ifferent pre treatment methods used for the preparation of lignocellulose materials as rawmaterials for ethanol production, 3 rd international conference on renewable energy and sustainable environment, Dec 12-14, 2019, pollachi, pp. 87-90. pollachi, Dr.c.ramaswamy, dr.mahalingam college of engineering and technology. Pollachi/international.
R.Rajesh kannan, p.balamurugan, p.saravanan, adsorption of dye using agriculture waste, international conference on biomass fuels and chemicals, Sep 12-13, 2019, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university, pp. 57-58. annamalainagar, Department of chemical engineering, Annamalai university.
R.Rajesh kannan, p.balamurugan,m.dilipkumar, v.saravanan, Application of statistical design for the removal of dyes , international conference on recent innovations and biosustainability and environmental research, Feb 20-22, 2019, Department of zoology, annamalai university, pp. 233-235. annamalainagar, Department of zoology, annamalai university.
R.rajesh kannan,M.Rajasimman,N.Rajamohan, Adsorptive removal of dyes using low cost sorbent:optimization isotherm and kinetic studies, 4 th international conference on bioenergy,environment and sustainable technologies, Jan 28-30, 2019, Arunai eng college thiruvannamalai, pp. 91-92. thiruvnnamalai, Arunai eng college thiruvannamalai.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, Removal of acid blue 40 using tamarind seed as adsorbent, International conference on climatic change, forest resources and environment, Dec 9-11, 2011, thiruvananthapuram, pp. 60-65. kerala, NERI.
R.Rajeshkannan, N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, Removal of acid blue 9 using low cost adsorbent- optimization equilibrium and kinetic studies, World congress on biotechnology, Mar 21-23, 2011, hydrabad, pp. 23-24. America, OMICS.
R.Rajeshkannan,N. Rajamohan and M. Rajasimman, Sorption of malachite green using hudrilla verticilata biomass: equilibrium and kinetic studies, International conference on environmental research, Dec 18-20, 2008, BITS PILLANI goa, pp. 18-20. BHOPAL, journal of environmental research and development.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
The institution of engineers(india) - M-1736978
THE BIOTECH RESEARCH SOCIETY - LM 2310
Indian institute of chemical engineers association - LM-39257
List of Awards
RESEARCH PROMOTION SCHEME - ALL INDIA COUNCIL FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION - 2022
Student project scheme - Indian Institute of chemical Engineers - 2022
Student project scheme - Tamil Nadu state council for science and technology - 2020