Professor, Department of Power Engineering
Jadavpur University, Salt Lake Campus,
LB-8, Sector-III, Salt Lake.
Kolkata-700098
PH:033 23355813
Fax:033-23357254
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Education
DegreeYearUniversity

Ph.D. 2008 Jadavpur University
M.E. 1994 Jadavpur University
B.E. 1990 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (6)
 
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Professor 2014, Dec to Till Date
Jadavpur University Associate Professor 2011, Dec to 2014, Dec
Jadavpur University Reader 2008, Dec to 2011, Dec
Jadavpur University Sr. Lecturer 2004, Oct to 2008, Dec
Jadavpur University Lecturer 2002, Oct to 2004, Oct
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Industrial Experience (4)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
 
B & W (I) Ltd. G E T 09/01/1990 to 31/8/1991
ABB ABL Projects Ltd. Service Engineer 12/01/1994 to 31/03/98
ABB ABL Limited Proposal Engineer 04/01/1998 to 10/04/1999
B & W (I) Ltd. Service Engineer 09/01/1991 to 07/03/1992
Field of Specialization
Thermal & Fluid Science
Courses Taught/Teaching
Engineering Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Numerical Heat Transfer & Fluid Flow, Engineering Mechanics,
Research Area
Computational Heat Transfer, Nanofluid Heat Transfer
Experience
In industry -7 year
In teaching - From October 1999
Conference Papers Published (16)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Experimental Investigation of Burning Characteristics of Kerosene and Its Blend with Ethanol International Conference on Advanced Materials and Energy Technology (ICAMET-2014) 2014 M. Das, A. Chakraborty, A. Datta, A. K. Santra -169-170
CFD Simulation on Laminar Forced Convection Heat Transfer of Cu-Water Nanofluids inside a Vertical Tube International Conference on Electronics and Communication Systems (ICECS 14) 2014 P. K. Das and A. K. Santra -
Study of Forced Convection in a Microchannel Using Two Different nanofluids 5th International & 41st National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power 2014 Krishanu Sarkar & Apurba. K. Santra -
Study of Performance of Direct Absorption Solar Collector using Nanofluids 5th International & 41st National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power 2014 P. K. Das, A. K. Santra and R. Ganguly -
Numerical investigation of heat transfer coefficient of nanofluids flow through a vertical pipe International Conference on Advanced Materials and Energy Technology (ICAMET-2014) 2014 P. K. Das, A. K. Santra and R. Ganguly -
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Journal Papers Published (15)
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Synthesis and characterization of TiO2-water nanofluids with different surfactants International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer 2016 Pritam Kumar Das, Arnab Kumar Mallik, Ranjan Ganguly, Apurba Kumar Santra 75-341-348
Mithun Das, Arnab Chakraborty, Amitava Datta & Apurba Kumar Santra Combustion Science and Technology 2016 Mithun Das, Arnab Chakraborty, Amitava Datta & Apurba Kumar Santra -
Effect of Aspect Ratio on Heat Transfer in a Differentially Heated Square Cavity Using Non-Newtonian Nanofluid International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering [ICERTSD 2013] 2013 Krishanu Sarkar and A.K. Santra Vol 3, Special Issue 3-443-450
Effect of Aspect Ratio on Heat Transfer in a Differentially Heated Square Cavity Using Copper-Water Nanofluid International Journal of Micro-Nano Scale Transport 2011 Krishanu Sarkar and A.K. Santra vol.2. Issue 2-3-151-165
Particle Diameter Effect on Heat Transfer Due to Natural Convection Using Cu-Water Nanofluid – A Non-Newtonian Approach International Journal of Emerging Multidisciplinary Fluid Sciences 2010 First Author 2-205-214
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Books Published (0)
Awards(1)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Government of West Bengal National Merit Scholarship 1984
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (0)
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Amitava Dutta Analysis of Convective Heat Transfer in Magnetohydrodynamic Laminar Flow through a Horizontal Channel with Two Isothermal Walls Prof N Chakraborty 2009
Sankar Das Numerical Study of Natural Convection Cooling of an Isothermal Heater Placed on a Cabinet inside a Rectangular Enclosure with Inlet and Exit opening on Opposite Walls Mr Dipten Misra 2003
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Collaborative Programs (0)
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Membership Of Learned Societies (1)
 
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Member of The Institution of Engineers (India)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Refreshers Course UGC/ ASC Jadavpur University Dept. of Power Engg. 2009
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Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
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