Students

Websites


Ph. D.

  Ongoing

 

  Name

Broad Area of Research

Status (since)

12 Ankush K. Jaiswal Local Interfacial Heat Transfer Mechanisms Ongoing

(December 2017)

11

Gopi Nath Sahu

Spray/Mist Impingement Cooling

Ongoing

(July 2015)

10

Maneesh Punetha

 Nuclear Containment Safety

Ongoing
(July 2014)

9

Ram Krishna Shah

Transport Phenomena in Ferrofluids

Ongoing
(January 2014)

8

Prem Bhukkal

Loop Heat Pipes for Avionics Application

Ongoing
(July 2013)

Degree Awarded/Thesis Submitted

7

Mahesh K. Yadav

Steam Condensation Studies Towards Understanding Post-Severe Nuclear Accident Scenarios

Thesis submitted
September 13, 2018

6

Praveen M. Somvanshi

Coalescence Characteristics of Liquid Drops on a Hydrophobic Surface with Application to Dropwise Condensation

(in association with Dr. K. Muralidhar)

Thesis submitted
July 27, 2018

5

Vyas Srinivasan

Thermo-hydrodynamics of Isolated Taylor Liquid Plugs

Degree Awarded
August 31, 2018

4

Balkrishna Mehta

Local Thermo-hydrodynamics of Oscillating Flows in mini-/micro channels

Degree Awarded

June 2014

3

Basant Singh Sikarwar

Modeling Dropwise Condensation underneath Inclined Textured Surfaces
(in association with Dr. K. Muralidhar)

Degree Awarded:

April 06 2013

2

Manoj K. Moharana

Thermo-hydrodynamics of Internal Convective Flows in Mini-/ Micro channels

Degree Awarded:
December  2012

1

Mauro Mameli

Pulsating Heat Pipes: Numerical Modeling and Experimental Assessment (@Uni-Bergamo, Italy)

Degree Awarded:
April 2012


M. Tech.

(√ : Thesis work published in peer reviewed international journal)

 

 

2016-2018

50 Abhinav Bhanawat - Steam Condensation in the presence of non-condensable gases Ongoing
49 Harsimranjeet Singh - Liquid Spray Cooling Ongoing

2016-2018

48 Rajat Dixit
(MS by Research)
- Heat Transfer Augmentation during Internal Flows using Active and Passive Winglets October 05, 2018
47

Ajay Choudhary

Experimental Investigation of Helium Stratification and Mixing in a Cylindrical Enclosure' as per the following schedule:

May 07, 2018

46

Lt. Col. Akhil Singh Charak

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 Solar Powered Mobile Refrigerated Cart

May 04,  2018

2015-2017

45 Pankaj Goyal - Thermal Transport Aspects of Vertical Coalescence of Droplets on a Heated Horizontal Surface July 27, 2017

44

Maj. Kunal Tagunde - Development of Two-Phase Thermosyphon Based Heat Exchanger System for Industrial Application July 19, 2017

43

Tapas Ranjan - Evaporation Characteristics of a Confined Liquid Bridge between Two Heated Parallel  Plates July 04, 2017

42

Ravi  Sharma - Development and Performance Evaluation of Flexible Heat Pipes under Vibrational Loads June 21, 2017

2014-2016

41

Bhimashankar D. Wangaskar

Development of Bi-porous Wicks for Loop Heat Pipe Application July 29, 2016

40

Maj. Rajdeep Bhattacharya

Thermal Energy Storage in Phase Change Materials (PCM): Experiments and Simulations July 14, 2016

39

Ahsen Parwez Design and Validation of Experimental Setup to Study Steam Condensation for Nuclear Containment Safety June 07, 2016

38

S. K. Singh Inverse estimation of Time Dependent Wall Heat Flux using Temperature Data May 31, 2016

37

Tanmay S.  Jaipurkar Design and Development of Flexible Heat Pipes May 17, 2016

 2013-2015

36

Sunil Khicher

-

Feasibility of Integrating Flat Thermosyphon with Passive Auto-Catalytic Recombiner

November 20, 2015

35

Amit Saraswat

Enhancement of Thermal Transport in Phase-Change Materials

August 21, 2015

34

Rahul Ojha

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Drainage of Immiscible Liquid Plugs in a Capillary Tube

July 21, 2015

33 Kamaljeet Kaur -

Study of Hydrogen Mitigation using Passive Autocatalytic Recombiner
(in association with Dr. Deepak Kunzru)

May 18, 2015

2012-2014

32

G. Divakar Naidu

-

Boiling jets for high heat flux thermal management

August 18, 2014

31

Mahendra Arya

Pool Boiling on Nano-structured Micro Wires

August 12, 2014

30

Ajay Kumar Jain

-

Shape Memory Alloy (SMA) based Sensor for Two-Phase Flows
(in association with Dr. Bishakh Bhattacharya)

May 24, 2014

29

Ravindra Sonawane

Inverse Heat Conduction based Non-intrusive Thermal Boundary Condition Sensor: Modeling and Experiments

May 12, 2014

2011-2013

28

Ashish Soni

-

Flow Structure Interaction of Flexible Arterial Model under Cardiac Flow Conditions
(in association with Dr. P. K. Panigrahi)

August 05, 2013

27

Sanchit Kumar Singh

Wetting Dynamics and Evaporation of Sessile Droplets on Nano-porous Alumni Surfaces

May 8, 2013

26

Rohan Nemade

-

Experimental Study of Pool Boiling Heat Transfer and Bubble Dynamics of Ethanol-Water Mixtures

July 31, 2013

2010-2012

25

Lal Chandra Shah

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Experimental Investigation of Passive Containment Cooling through Pulsating Heat Pipes

July 27, 2012

24

Rehan Raza

-

Understanding drop coalescence through simulation and experiments (in association with Dr. K. Muralidhar)

July 19, 2012

23

Gyan Rangan Rana

Hydrodynamics of segmented gas-liquid flow inside a square micro-channel (in association with Dr. P. K. Panigrahi)

June 22, 2012

22

Ashish Bajpai

Thermo-hydrodynamics of Isolated Liquid Plugs Moving Inside a Dry Capillary Tube

May 05, 2012

21

M. Siddharth Chandra

-

Droplet Evaporation Studies on Textured Surfaces (M. Sc. Thesis)

May 01, 2012

2009-2011

20

Tushar Sahu

-

Hydrodynamics of moving Liquid-gas Interface Inside a Capillary (in association with Dr. P. K. Panigrahi)

August 01, 2011

19

Abhik Mazumdar

Local Nusselt Number for Gas-Liquid Taylor Bubble Flow in a Rectangular Mini-channel: An Experimental Study

July 30, 2011

18

Misbah Jafary

-

Simulation of Equilibrium Shapes of Micro-droplets using Smooth Particle Hydrodynamics

May 04, 2011

2008-2010

17

Someshwar Pandey

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Two-phase Thermosyphon and Pulsating Heat Pipe for Passive Cooling of Containments: A Feasibility Study

August 06, 2010

16

Vivek Silwal

Design and Development of Pulsating Heat Pipe based Heat Exchanger

August 06, 2010

15

Abhimanyu Dhyani

-

Heat Transfer in Thermally Developing Laminar Pulsating Flow in a Square Mini-channel

September 29, 2010

2007 - 2009

14

Vadiraj A. Hemadri

Thermal Performance Characterization of Embedded Pulsating Heat Pipe Radiators by Infrared Thermography

June 24, 2009

13

Ashwani Dwivedi

-

Experimental Study of Simultaneously Developing Flow in a Mini-channel (Dhyd = 390 micrometer)

June 25, 2009

2006-2008

12

Yati Jain

-

Single Loop Pulsating Heat Pipe: Experiments and Modeling

May 01, 2008

11

Ashutosh Bhatnagar

Pulsating Heat Pipe based Power Electronics Cooling Module: Experiments and Modeling

May 01, 2008

10

Smita Agrawal

Dropwise Condensation on Chemically Modified Surfaces

May 01, 2008

9

Mohit S. Shrivastav

-

Mini-channel with Built-in Obstruction: Experiment and Computations (in association with Dr. Arun Saha)

May 01, 2008

2005 - 2007

8

Anant P. Gautam

Operating Characteristics of a Single-loop Pulsating Heat Pipe

August 03, 2007

7

Aabid Ali

-

Liquid Crystal Thermography of Developing Single-phase Flows through a Mini-channel Array.

July 19, 2007

6

Gaurav Agarwal

Thermo-hydrodynamics of Developing Single -phase Flow in a Rectangular Mini-channel Array

June 15, 2007

5

Gagan Deep Bansal

Liquid Crystal Thermographic Studies of Dropwise Condensation

May 21, 2007

4

Vivek Agnihotri

Nanofluids: Wetting Characteristics and Engineering Implications

May 18, 2007

2004 - 2006

3

Manoj Rao

Thermo-hydrodynamic Characteristics of Narrow Channel Flows - Liquid Crystal Thermography and Numerical Modeling (in association with Dr. Rajeev Gupta, NIT, Bhopal)

January 12, 2007

2

Balakrishna Mehta

Thermal Performance of Closed Two-phase Thermosyphons with Nanofluids

June 23, 2006

1

Ashish Gupta

Heat Transfer Characteristics of Embedded Pulsating Heat Pipe Based  Radiators

June 19, 2006

 

 


B. Tech. Projects

2015

Navneet Singh

Piyush Jain

Varun Rai

Internal Nano-Polishing of Micro-Tubes using Ferrofluids

Patent filing under progress

Judged the best project for the year 2015-2016

2014*

Ankush Panwar

Prabhanshu Pavecha

Shobhit Yadav

Compact Air Cooler with Nano-structured Surfaces
Indian Patent Filed

*Dr. Elizabeth and Dr. Varkey Cherian Award, 2014

Abhishek Srivastava

Rishav Garg

Shashank Kumar

Utkarsh Sinha

Bicycle Mounted Solar Energy Harvesting Unit
(in association with Dr. B. Bhattacharya)

Indian Patent filed

2013

Aashish Agarwal
Shashank Jatav
Gudepu Santosh Kumar

Thermal Management System for High Power Solid State Lasers

Nikita Jaipuria
Ram Mohan Meena
Samujwal K. Suman

Vibration Response of a Two-Phase Passive Heat Transfer Device for Space Qualification
(in association with Dr. B. Bhattacharya)

2011*

Rishi Tripathi

Sandeep Kanaujia

Shailesh Chouriya

Flat Plate Micro Heat Pipe Array for Electronics Cooling
* (Certificate of merit - one of the outstanding projects for year 2009)

2010

Ankur Agarwal

Chowdhari Ankit Deepak

Shailendra Pal Veer Singh 

Ujjval Gahoi

Liquid Crystal and Infra-red Thermography of Pulsating Laminar Flows

2009*

Amit Kumar Singh

Chauhan Atul Kumar

Piyush Kumar Singh

Controlled Oscillatory Capillary Flow Generator
*
(Certificate of merit - one of the outstanding projects for year 2009)

2008

Sameer Behere

Abhinav Agrawal

Abhishek Kumar

Design and Development of Thermosyphon based LPG Ovens for household applications

Nilanjan Saha
Ankur Sanghai
Nitesh Chandra

Design and Development of automatic 'Medhuwada' making machine
(in association with Dr. J. Ramkumar)

2007*

Amber Maheshwari

Nikhil Gupta

Amogh Dikshit

Design and Development of Planer Mini Pulsating Heat Pipes
* (Certificate of merit - one of the outstanding projects for year 2007)

2006*

Ankur Sinha

Subrajit Banerjee

Sandeep Kumar

Design and Development of Heat Pipe Based Radiator
* (Certificate of merit - one of the outstanding projects for year 2006)

Shalabh Agarwal

Anurag Saxena

Saurav Sao

Design and Development of Two-Phase Flow Visualization Set-up (Air-water/ Boiling)