Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Office:
Mechanical Engineering Department
Jadavpur University

Residence:
F/3A
63, Kareya Road
Kolkata-700019
PH:91-33-24146177
Fax:91-33-24146532
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Education
DegreeYearUniversity

Ph.D. 2007 Jadavpur University
M.E. 1997 Jadavpur University
B.E. 1994 North Bengal University

Teaching Experience (0)
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
*Computational Heat Transfer
*Multiphase flow
*Boiling Heat Transfer
*Reactor Thermal Hydraulics
Courses Taught/Teaching
UG level

*Heat Transfer
*Steam Power Plant
*Design of Thermal Systems (Elective-II)
*Heat and Power Enginering
*Engineering Thermodynamics
*Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer Laboratory

PG level

*Heat and Mass Transfer
*Two Phase Flow, Boiling and Condensation
*Computational Heat Transfer
*Convective Heat Transfer
Research Area
*Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer;
*Multiphase flow modelling and experiments.
*Film boiling studies
*Reactor Thermal Hydraulics and Safety Studies

Experience
*Mechanical Engineering Department,Jadavpur University, 2002-till date.
*Post Doctoral Fellow, 'Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûreté Nucléaire'(IRSN), France (July,2009-July,2010)
*Scientific Officer, Reactor Safety Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre,Trombay, Mumbai(September,1998- February,2002)
*Trainee, 41st Orientation Programme in Nuclear Science and Engineering,Bhabha Atomic Research Centre,Trombay(September,1997-August,1998)
*Junior Project Officer, Department of Oceanology and Naval Architecture, IIT Kharagpur (April 1997-July 1997)
Conference Papers Published (11)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

A SIMPLE THERMAL MODEL TO CHARACTERIZE THE FLATTENING EFFECT OF A HEAT GENERATING ROD IN A CHANNEL 22nd National & 11TH ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, 28-31 December, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India, Paper ID: 1300424 2013 Co-Author -
Numerical simulation of natural convection in an enclosure with alternately active double heat sources at the bottom wall 22nd National & 11TH ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, 28-31 December, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India, Paper ID: HMTC1300426 2013 Co-Author -
Analysis of natural convection in different geometries using proper orthogonal decomposition 22nd National & 11TH ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, 28-31 December, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India, Paper ID: HMTC1300738 2013 Co-Author -
Bifurcation analysis in a grooved channel undergoing natural convection 22nd National & 11TH ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, 28-31 December, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India, Paper ID: HMTC1300452 2013 Co-Author -
A single phase numerical simulation of heat generating debris bed inside a liquid pool 22nd National & 11TH ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, 28-31 December, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India, Paper ID: HMTC1300381 2013 -
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Journal Papers Published (10)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Mixed Convection Heat Transfer in a Grroved channel in Presence of Baffle Numerical Heat Transfer: Part A 2015 Author 67-1097-1118
Effect of Active Wall Location in a Partially Heated Enclosure International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer 2015 Co-Author 61, February 2015-69-77
Heat transfer partitioning model of film boiling of particle cluster in a liquid pool: Implementation in a CFD code Heat and Mass Transfer 2015 Corresponding Author -
Heat Transfer assessment of an alternately active bi-heater undergoing transient natural convection International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 2015 Co-Author 83, April 2015-450-464
Analysis of Entropy Generation during Convective Quenching of cluster of balls Numerical Heat Transfer: Part A 2014 Corresponding Author 66 (Issue 6)-689-711
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Books Published (0)
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Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

1) Pallab Sinha Mahapatra CFD Analysis of Buoyancy-driven flow in Enclosure and Gravity-driven Flow of Particles in a Pool of Quiescent Liquid: Hydrodynamic, Thermal and Thermodynamic aspects Dr. Nirmal Kumar Manna Ongoing
2) Dipak Chandra Das Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Film Boiling around a Spherical Surface electrically heated from inside Prof. Dipankar Sanyal Ongoing
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Project Works (6)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Experimental Investigation and Code Benchmarking for Condensation Induced Water Hammer Pertaining to Reactor Safety System-------------------------- Principal Investigator Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, India, Mumbai, India 48.5 lakhs 48 months 2014 to 2017 Ongoing
Conjugate Heat Transfer Modeling with Gas Radiation for Gas Turbine Combustors/Afterburner Linings ----------------------------------------------------- Co-Investigator GATET, GTRE, India Rs. 17,01,333/- 2 Years 2012 to 2014 Ongoing
Modeling and Experimental Validation of Spray Formation by Disintegration of Annular Swirling Liquid Sheets for Design of Advanced Fuel Injectors for Gas Turbine Combustors Co-Investigator GATET, GTRE, India Rs. 15,58,000/- 3 years 2011 to 2014 Ongoing
Temperature Prediction of the Thermowell in the Core Temperature Monitoring System of FBTR Co-Investigator Atomic Energy Regulatory Board, Government of India, Mumbai Rs. 3,46,000/- 2 years 2006 to 2008 Complete
Fuel-Coolant Interaction Experiments Co-Investigator Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, India, Mumbai, India Rs. 45,15,480/- 4 years 2004 to 2008 Complete
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Membership Of Learned Societies (0)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Recent Advances in Simulation, Diagnostics and Control of Thermal systems( 3 Week Refresher Course) Mechanical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University Mechanical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University 2008
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Professional Society Activity (0)
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