Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
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Education
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Ph.D. 2000 Jadavpur University
M.E. 1992 IISc, Bangalore
B.E. 1990 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (4)
 
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

IIT Madras Professor in Mechanical Engg 2013 to 2013
Jadavpur University Professor in Mechanical Engg 2008 to Date
Jadavpur University Reader in Mechanical Engg. 2001 to 2008
Jadavpur University Lecturer in Mechanical Engg 1991 to 2001
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
* Combustion
* Heat Transfer
Courses Taught/Teaching
UG Level
Thermodynamics I&II
Heat Transfer
IC Engines
Design of Thermal Systems
Heat Power Engineering

PG Level

Heat and Mass Transfer
Convective Heat Transfer
Computer-Aided Heat Transfer
Combustion Engineering
Boiling, Condensation & Two Phase Flows

Research Area
* Readting Flow
* Multiphase Flow
* Microscale Flow
Experience
04/08 - : Professor, ME Dept, JU
12/01 - 04/08: Reader, ME Deptt, JU
12/98 - 12/01: Sr Lecturer, ME Dept, JU
12/91 - 12/98: Lecturer, ME Dept, JU
01/13 - 12/13: Professor, ME Dept, IIT Madras
05/11 - 07/11: Humboldt Fellow, TU Munich
07/10 - 12/10: Humboldt Fellow, TU Munich
01/02 - 05/02: Visiting Lecturer, MIE Dept., University of Illinois at Chicago
01/01 - 07/02: Visiting Researcher, MIE Dept., University of Illinois at Chicago
Conference Papers Published (100)
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Numerical prediction of kerosene spray combustion using different combustion models: a comparison 11th international ISHMT-ASME Heat and mass transfer conference 2013 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay -
Effect of pre-diffuser angle on the static pressure recovery in flow through casing-liner annulus of a gas turbine combustor at various swirl levels 11th international ISHMT-ASME Heat and mass transfer conference 2013 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay -
A Simple Thermal Model to Characterize the Flattening Effect of a heat Generating Rod in a Channel Proc. 22nd National and 11th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conferencei, Kharagpur, December 2013. 2013 A.Poddar, R. Chatterjee, K. Ghosh, S. Sen and A. Mukhopadhyay, -
A Single Phase Numerical Simulation of Heat Generating Debris Bed inside a Liquid Pool Proc. 22nd National and 11th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conferencei, Kharagpur, December 2013. 2013 P. Datta, P.S. Mahapatra, K. Ghosh, S. Sen and A. Mukhopadhyay -
Spatial Diameter distribution in a Hybrid Atomizer Proc. 40th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, Hamirpur, December 2013. 2013 A. Garai, S. Chatterjee, M. Das, S. Sen and A. Mukhopadhyay -
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Journal Papers Published (61)
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Modeling non-equilibrium combustion chemistry using constrained equilibrium flamelet model for kerosene spray flame ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering application 2016 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay Vol. 8 / 011004-1-10
Prediction of Soot and Thermal Radiation in a Model Gas Turbine Combustor Burning Kerosene Fuel Spray at Different Swirl Levels. Combustion theory and modelling 2016 Prakash Ghose, Jitendra Patra, Amitava Datta , Achintya Mukhopadhyay DOI: 10.1080/13647830.2016.1147607-
Effect of pre-diffuser angle on the static pressure recovery in flow through a casing-liner annulus at various swirl levels ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering application 2016 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay Vol. 8 / 011017-1-7
Dynamic Characterization of a Laboratory-Scale Pulse Combustor Combustion Science and Technology 2014 S. Mondal, A. Mukhopadhyay and S. Sen 186-139 - 152
Effect of Air Flow Distribution on Soot Formation and Radiative Heat Transfer in a Model Liquid Fuel Spray Combustor firing Kerosene International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, (Elsevier) 2014 Prakash Ghose, Jitendra Patra, Amitava Datta , Achintya Mukhopadhyay 74-143-155
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Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (14)
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Prakash Chandra Ghose Numerical and Experimental Investigation on Spray Combustion in a Gas Turbine Combustor Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Amitava Datta Ongoing 2015 (Expected)
Souvik Pal Investigation of Ferrohydrodynamic Transport in Microfluidic Applications Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Swarnendu Sen Ongoing 2015 (Expected)
Souvick Chatterjee Study of Liquid Sheet Instability using Swirl and Periodic Perturbation Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Swarnendu Sen Ongoing 2015 (Expected)
Sirshendu Mondal Investigation on Effect of Nonlinear Dynamics on Performance and Emission Characteristics of Thermal Pulsed Combustor Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Swarnendu Sen Ongoing 2014 (Expected)
Arijit Banerjee Numerical Simulation of Dispersion of Particle Using Multi-Fluid Model Dr. Swarnendu Sen and Dr. Nirmal Kumar Manna Ongoing 2014
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MASTER Thesis Guidance (31)
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Title of the ME Thesis Supervisor/s Year
Simulation of polydisperse spray evaporation using Population Balance Equations Achintya Mukhopadhyay 2015
Characterization of static and dynamic contact angles of immersed ferrofluid droplets for microfluidic applications Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Ranjan Ganguly 2013
Performance studies of ferrofluid-based pulsating heat pipe Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Ranjan Ganguly 2013
Simulation of thermomagnetic convection in a rectangular loop Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Ranjan Ganguly 2013
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Project Works (3)
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Conjugate Heat Transfer Modeling with Gas Radiation for Gas Turbine Combustors/Afterburner Linings, Swarnendu Sen Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Koushik Ghosh Gas Turbine Research Establishment, Bangalore Rs. 17,01,333/- to 24 months Apr-2013
Modeling of Spray Combustion in Gas Turbine Combustor considering Thermal Radiation and Soot Formation with Experimental Validation at different Spray Condition and Air Flow Distribution Amitava Datta Ranjan Ganguly, Swarnendu Sen, Achintya Mukhopadhyay Gas Turbine Research Establishment, Bangalore Rs. 38,37,000/- to 42 months Mar-2011
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