Manoj Kumar Moharana

Assistant Professor Grade-I

Mechanical Engineering

 moharanam[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

48

Publications       

4

Sponsored Projects

0

Consultancy Projects

8

Doctoral Students

8

Continuing Education

34

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Dr. Manoj Kumar Moharana

Assistant Professor Grade-I

Mechanical Engineering

Joined in Apr 2012

 Room Number: ME-118

 Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Sundargarh, Odisha, India - 769008

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D.
    Microscale heat transfer
    IIT Kanpur
  2. M.Tech
    Heat conduction-Analytical, semi-analytical and approximate techniques
    IIT Kharagpur

 Experience

Teaching Experience
  • Thermal engineering,  NIT Rourkela,  30 Apr 2012 - Present
Laboratory Development
  • Thermal Systems Laboratory,  National Institute of Technology Rourkela,  This is a research based laboratory developed which involves experimental, numerical as well as analytical research work involving fluid flow and/or heat transfer. Currently students are working on pulsating/oscillating heat pipe, micro heat-exchangers, heat transfer enhancement techniques, two-phase flow etc.

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Thermo-Fluid Flow: [Thermal Engineering Division]
Areas of Interest
Fluid flow, Heat transfer

 Projects

Flow boiling of binary mixture in mini/microchannels: Thermo-hydrodynamic study from conjugate heat transfer perspective.

 SERB

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Design and development of novel two and three dimensional oscillating heat pipes with connected headers for space applications

 SERB

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Ultrasonic vibration assisted turning of difficult to cut materials:design and development of a tool holding system & parametric analysis of the process

 SERB

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

ULTRASONIC VIBRATION ASSISTED TURNING OF DIFFICULT TO CUT MATERIALS:DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF A TOOL HOLDING SYSTEM & PARAMETRIC ANALYSIS OF THE PROCESS

 SERB

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

 Continuing Education

FINITE ELEMENT METHOD AND COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS IN ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 09 Jan 2023 - 13 Jan 2023

Short-term Course

Research Methodology in Engineering: A Practical Insight for Researchers

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 23 Jul 2022 - 27 Jul 2022

Short-term Course

Fundamentals of Computational Fluid Dynamics: A Practical Approach

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 27 Jun 2022 - 01 Jul 2022

Short-term Course

Research Methodology in Engineering: A Practical Insight for Researchers

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 22 Aug 2019 - 26 Aug 2019

Short-term Course

TEQIP-III sponsored short term course on FUNDAMENTALS OF COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS: A PRACTICAL APPROACH

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 02 Jul 2018 - 06 Jul 2018

Short-term Course

Short Term Course On Fundamentals Of Computational Fluid Dynamics:A

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 22 Dec 2014 - 24 Dec 2014

Short-term Course

A Two Day Short Term Training Program On Research Methodology In Engineering (RME-2013)

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 23 Dec 2013 - 24 Dec 2013

Short-term Course

International Conference on Innovations in Thermo-Fluid Engineering and Sciences [ICITFES - 2020]

 Mechanical Engineering

 Coordinator

 10 Feb 2020 - 12 Feb 2020

Conference

 Publications

8

Google Scholar h-index

7

Google Scholar i10-index

0

Scopus h-index

Total Publications: 48
S. J. A, S. K. Samal, and M. K. Moharana, "Taylor bubble flow distribution in multi cross-branched microchannels: a numerical investigation", Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering, vol.44, no.296 (2022), pp.1-24, Springer, June 2022, 10.1007/s40430-022-03593-w Article
N. Tiwari and M. K. Moharana, "Effect of conjugate heat transfer in single-phase laminar flow through partially heated microtubes", Sadhana, vol.46, no.28, pp.1-12, Springer, December 2021, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12046-021-01561-z Article
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Numerical Assessment of Nanofluids in Recharging Microchannel: Thermo-Hydrodynamic and Entropy Generation Analysis", Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol.13, no.5, pp.051004 (15 s), ASME, October 2021, 10.1115/1.4049983 Article
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Effects of Inlet/Outlet Manifold Configuration on the Thermo-Hydrodynamic Performance of Recharging Microchannel Heat Sink", Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol.13, no.3, pp.031003 (11 s), ASME, June 2021, https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4047940 Article
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Second law analysis of recharging microchannel using entropy generation minimization method", International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, vol.193, no.1, pp.106174 (13 s), Elsevier, March 2021, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2020.106174 Article

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N. Tiwari and M. K. Moharana, "Conjugate effect on flow boiling instability in wavy microchannel", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol.166, pp.120791 (22 s), Elsevier, February 2021, 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2020.120791 Article
P. P. Shevkar and M. K. Moharana, "Recirculation Zones and Its Implications in a Taylor Bubble Flow in a Square Mini/Microchannel at Low Capillary Number", in Proceedings of 16th Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics, pp.9, Springer, lecture notes in mechanical engineering book (lnme), February 2021, 10.1007/978-981-15-5183-3_7 Inproceedings
R. Paswan, N. Suman, V. Soni, Ram. T. Sankar, S. Saini, M. Kumar, J. Antony, R. Kumar, R. Sharma, M. K. Moharana, T. S. Datta, and S. Kar, "Helium Re-condenser for 1.5T Zero-Boil-Off (ZBO) MRI cryostat", Indian Journal of Cryogenics, vol.45, no.1, pp.25-29, Indian Cryogenics Council, January 2020, 10.5958/2349-2120.2020.00003.5 Article
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Thermo-hydraulic and entropy generation analysis of recharging microchannel using water-based graphene-silver hybrid nanofluid", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, vol.143, pp.4131–4148, Springer 2020, 10.1007/s10973-020-09382-8 Article
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Thermohydrodynamic performance evaluation of recharging, interrupted and simple microchannels: A comparative study", Journal of Heat Transfer, vol.142, no.1, pp.012503 (1-13), American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2020, 10.1115/1.4045066 Article
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Thermal and hydraulic analysis of recharging microchannel using nanofluids", in Proceedings of the 25th National and 3rd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC-2019), 25th National and 3rd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC-2019, 28-31 Dec 2019, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India, December 2019 Inproceedings
N. Tiwari and M. K. Moharana, "Comparative study of conjugate heat transfer in a single-phase flow in wavy and raccoon microchannels", International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow, vol.30, no.7, pp.3791-3825, Emerald Publishing Limited, November 2019, 10.1108/HFF-05-2019-0439 Article
N. Tiwari and M. K. Moharana, "Conjugate heat transfer analysis of liquid-vapor two phase flow in a microtube: a numerical investigation", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol.142, pp.118427, Elsevier, October 2019, 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2019.07.077 Article
B. B. Sha, J. J. Rajeshkumar, and M. K. Moharana, "Numerical simulation of V-bend pulsating heat pipe", in Twelve International Conference on Thermal Engineering: Theory and Applications February 23-26, 2019, Gandhinagar, India, vol.2019, Ryerson University Canada, May 2019 Inproceedings
N. Tiwari and M. K. Moharana, "Parametric analysis of axial wall conduction in a microtube subjected to two classical thermal boundary conditions", Sadhana, vol.44, no.170, Springer, May 2019, 10.1007/s12046-019-1151-8 Article
Ram. K. Pal and M. K. Moharana, "Thermo-hydrodynamic study of subcooled and critical heat flux flow boiling", in Twelve International Conference on Thermal Engineering: Theory and Applications February 23-26, 2019, Gandhinagar, India, Ryerson University Canada, February 2019 Inproceedings
D. I. Ivo, T. Singh, N. Khillare, and M. K. Moharana, "Development of a linear compressor for a Stirling cycle based cryocooler", in 27th National Symposium on Cryogenics and Superconductivity (NSCS-27), Jan 16-18, 2019, Mumbai, India, Indian Cryogenics Council, IIT Bombay, Powai, January 2019 Inproceedings
R. Paswan, S. Kar, S. Nk, V. Soni, S. R. Thekkethil, Sk. Saini, M. Kumar, Rg. Sharma, M. K. Moharana, and T. S. Datta, "Helium Re-condenser for 1.5T zero boil off (ZBO) MRI cryostat", in 27th National Symposium on Cryogenics and Superconductivity (NSCS-27), Jan 16-18, 2019, Mumbai, India, Indian Cryogenics Council, Victor Menezes Convention Centre (VMCC) IIT Bombay, Powai, January 2019 Inproceedings
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Thermo-hydraulic performance evaluation of a novel design recharging microchannel", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, vol.135, pp.459-470, Elsevier, January 2019, 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2018.09.006 Article
N. Tiwari and M. K. Moharana, "Numerical study of thermal enhancement in modified raccoon microchannels", Heat Transfer Research, vol.50, no.6, pp.519-543, Begell House 2019, 10.1615/HeatTransRes.2018027061 Article
S. K. Biswal, M. K. Moharana, and A. K. Agrawal, "Effects of initial stage of dam-break flows on sediment transport", Sadhana, vol.43, no.203, pp.12, Springer, December 2018, 10.1007/s12046-018-0968-x Article
B. B. Sha, S. R. Sahu, and M. K. Moharana, "Numerical analysis of a venturi type common header pulsating heat pipe", in 7th International and 45rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP 2018), Dec 10-12, 2018, Mumbai, India, pp.1-4, December 2018 Inproceedings
S. J. A, S. K. Samal, and M. K. Moharana, "Numerical investigation of taylor bubble flow distribution in multi cross-branched microchannel", in 7th International and 45rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP 2018), Dec 10-12, 2018, Mumbai, India, pp.1-4, December 2018 Inproceedings
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Numerical study of fluid flow and heat transfer in compound microchannel", in Fifth International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems (THERMACOMP 2018), IISc, Banalore, Bangalore, India, July 2018 Inproceedings
B. B. Sha, S. R. Sahu, and M. K. Moharana, "CFD analysis of common header pulsating heat pipe", in Fifth International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems THERMACOMP2018, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, June 2018 Inproceedings
S. R. Sahu and M. K. Moharana, "Two-dimensional numerical analysis of common header pulsating heat pipe", in 19th International Heat Pipe Conference and 13th International Heat Pipe Symposium, Pisa, Italy, June 10 - 14, 2018, June 2018 Inproceedings
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Numerical investigation on thermo-hydrodynamic performance of recharging, interrupted and straight microchannels - a comparative study", in The ASME 2018 16th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM2018), ASME 2018 Inproceedings
N. Tiwari and M. K. Moharana, "Two-phase flow conjugate heat transfer in wavy microchannel", in The ASME 2018 16th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM2018), ASME 2018 Inproceedings
S. K. Samal and M. K. Moharana, "Conjugate heat transfer in recharging microchannel", in 24th National and 2nd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC-2017), BITS Pilani, Hyderabad, India, December 2017 Inproceedings
N. Tiwari, M. K. Moharana, and S. K. Sarangi, "Conjugate heat transfer in two-phase flow in microtube", in 24th National and 2nd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC-2017), Hyderabad, India, December 2017 Inproceedings
S. R. Sahu and M. K. Moharana, "Thermo-hydrodynamics of closed loop pulsating heat pipe with common headers", in 24th National and 2nd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC-2017), BITS Pilani, Hyderabad, India, December 2017 Inproceedings
N. Tiwari, M. K. Moharana, and S. K. Sarangi, "Conjugate heat transfer in single-phase wavy microchannel", in ASME 2016 5th International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer, vol.2, pp.8, ASME, Biopolis, Singapore, January 2016, 10.1115/MNHMT2016-6586 Inproceedings
T. R. Mohanty, S. K. Sahoo, and M. K. Moharana, "Study on blast furnace cooling stave for various refractory linings based on numerical modeling", in 5th National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials, vol.115, no.1, pp.7, IOP Publishing, materials science and engineering 2016, 10.1088/1757-899X/115/1/012039 Inproceedings
S. Khandekar and M. K. Moharana, "Axial back conduction through channel walls during internal convective microchannel flows", Nanoscale and Microscale Phenomena, ch.13, pp.335-369, Springer, springer tracts in mechanical engineering 2015, 10.1007/978-81-322-2289-7_13 Inbook
T. R. Mohanty, S. K. Sahoo, and M. K. Moharana, "Computational modeling of blast furnace stave cooler based on steady state heat transfer analysis", in Procedia Engineering: International Conference On Computational Heat and Mass Transfer (ICCHMT) - 2015, vol.127, pp.940-946, Elsevier 2015, 10.1016/j.proeng.2015.11.440 Inproceedings
M. K. Moharana and S. Khandekar, "Effect of aspect ratio of rectangular microchannels on the axial back conduction in its solid substrate", Progress in Microscale and Nanoscale Thermal and Fluid Sciences, ch.11, pp.211-229, Nova Science Publishers, mechanical engineering theory and applications 2015 Inbook
P. Mishra and M. K. Moharana, "Axial wall conduction in pulsating laminar flow in a microtube", in ASME 2014 12th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels, pp.8, ASME, Chicago, Illinois, USA, August 2014, 10.1115/ICNMM2014-21975 Inproceedings
S. Thippavathini and M. K. Moharana, "Flow of taylor bubble in microchannel having an obstacle", in ASME 2014 12th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels, pp.9, ASME, Chicago, Illinois, USA, August 2014, 10.1115/ICNMM2014-21739 Inproceedings
S. Khandekar and M. K. Moharana, "Some applications of micromachining in thermal-fluid engineering", Introduction to Micromachining, ch.23, pp.23.1-23.25, Alpha Science International Limited, Oxford, UK, Alpha Science International Limited, Oxford, UK 2014 Inbook
M. K. Moharana, R. M. Nemade, and S. Khandekar, "Phase-change heat transfer of ethanol-water mixtures: towards development of a distributed hydrogen generator", in ASME 2013 Heat Transfer Summer Conference, vol.2, pp.10, ASME, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, July 2013, 10.1115/HT2013-17668 Inproceedings
M. K. Moharana and S. Khandekar, "Generalized formulation for estimating pressure drop in fully-developed laminar flow in singly and doubly connected channels of non-circular cross-sections", Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol.259, pp.64-76, Elsevier, June 2013, 10.1016/j.cma.2013.03.005 Article
M. K. Moharana and P. K. Das, "Heat conduction through eccentric annuli: An appraisal of analytical, semi-analytical, and approximate techniques", Journal of Heat Transfer, vol.134, no.9, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), June 2012, 10.1115/1.4006391 Article
M. K. Moharana, P. K. Singh, and S. Khandekar, "Optimum nusselt number for simultaneously developing internal flow under conjugate conditions in a square microchannel", Journal of Heat Transfer, vol.134, no.7, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), May 2012, 10.1115/1.4006110 Article
M. K. Moharana, G. Agarwal, and . Sameerkhandekar, "Axial conduction in single-phase simultaneously developing flow in a rectangular mini-channel array", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, vol.50, no.6, pp.1001-1012, Elsevier, June 2011, 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2011.01.017 Article
M. K. Moharana, G. Agarwal, and S. Khandekar, "Axial conduction in single-phase simultaneously developing flow in a rectangular mini-channel array", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, vol.50, no.6, pp.1001-1012, Elsevier, June 2011, 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2011.01.017 Article
M. K. Moharana, N. R. Peela, S. Khandekar, and D. Kunzru, "Distributed hydrogen production from ethanol in a microfuel processor: Issues and challenges", Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol.15, no.1, pp.524-533, Elsevier, January 2011, 10.1016/j.rser.2010.08.011 Article
M. K. Moharana, N. R. Peela, S. Khandekar, and D. Kunzru, "Distributed hydrogen production from ethanol in a microfuel processor: Issues and challenges", Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol.15, no.1, pp.524-533, Elsevier, January 2011, 10.1016/j.rser.2010.08.011 Article
M. K. Moharana and P. K. Das, "Heat conduction through heat exchanger tubes of noncircular cross section", Journal of Heat Transfer, vol.130, no.1, pp.8, ASME, January 2008, 10.1115/1.2780176 Article

 Courses Taught

  • ME3301 : Heat Transfer {Theory}
  • ME350 : Power Plant Engineering {Theory}
  • ME4336 : Electric Vehicle Technology {Theory}
  • ME450 : Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer {Theory}
  • ME451 : Heat Transfer {Theory}
  • ME451 : Power Plant Engineering {Theory}
  • ME6304 : Computational Fluid Dynamics {Theory}
  • ME6332 : Computational Methods in Thermal Engineering {Theory}
  • ME650 : Heat Transfer – I: Conduction and Radiation Heat Transfer {Theory}
  • ME653 : Computational Fluid Dynamics {Theory}
  • ME372 : Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Machines Laboratory {Practical}
  • ME4373 : Heat Transfer and Refrigeration Laboratory {Practical}
  • ME471 : Heat Transfer and Refrigeration Laboratory {Practical}
  • ME6372 : Computational Heat Transfer Laboratory {Practical}
  • ME676 : Computational Heat Transfer Laboratory {Practical}
  • ME677 : Computational Fluid Flow Laboratory {Practical}
  • ME774 : Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Laboratory {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students [8]
Conjugate Heat Transfer In Single-Phase And Two-Phase Flow Boiling In Mini/Microchannels

 Nishant Tiwari

Enrolled: Jan 2013

 Graduated : Aug 2019

 Supervisor

Investigations Of Blast Furnace Cooling Staves And Intelligent Prediction Using Artificial Neural Network

 Tapas Ranjan Mohanty

Enrolled: Jul 2012

 Graduated : Jun 2020

 Co-Supervisor

Thermo-Hydrodynamics Of Single-Phase And Two-Phase Flow Boiling In A Novel Design Recharging Microchannel Heat Sink

 Sangram Kumar Samal

Enrolled: Jan 2016

 Graduated : Oct 2021

 Supervisor

Unconventional Manufacturing Processes

 Ananda Kumar Sahoo

Enrolled: Aug 2016

 Continuing

 Co-Supervisor

Thermal And Fluid Sciences

 Sabyasachi Mohapatra

Enrolled: Jul 2019

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Heat Transfer And Fluid Flow

 Basanta Kumar Mahapatro

Enrolled: Jul 2019

 Continuing

 Co-Supervisor

Fluid Flow And Heat Transfer

 Mogalipuri Vamsi

Enrolled: Aug 2021

 Continuing

 Co-Supervisor

Heat Transfer Enhancement, Transport Phenomena, Microchannel

 Jyoti Ranjan Mohapatra

Enrolled: Aug 2021

 Continuing

 Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Alok Narayan Behera (213ME3424), "HEAT TRANSFER IN PULSATILE FLOW THROUGH SQUARE MICROCHANNELS WITH WAVY WALLS" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Mithilesh Kumar Janghel (213ME3433), "An experimental study of hydraulic jump due to moving jet impingement." - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Mohammed Rayed Farooqui (213ME3431), "A numerical study on effect of rectangular shaped ribs arranged in different patterns on thermal performance of a solar air heater duct" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Prashant Kumar Azad (213ME3422), "Study of Blast Furnace Stave Cooler Based on Heat Transfer Analysis" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Rasmikanti Biswal (213ME5443), "Conjugate heat transfer analysis in cryogenic microchannel heat exchanger" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Sangram Kumar Samal (213ME3438), "NUMERICAL STUDY OF TAYLOR BUBBLE BREAKUP BY PLACING OBSTACLE AT T-JUNCTION BIFURCATION" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Sudhanshu Shekhar Sahu (213ME5457), "Axial Back Conduction in Cryogenic Fluid Microtube" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Durgesh Kumar (214ME3312), "THERMAL ANALYSIS OF BLAST FURNACE STAVE COOLING" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Prafulla Prakash Shevkar (214ME3322), "THERMO-HYDRODYNAMICS OF HEAT TRANSFER ENHANCEMENT DURING A GAS-LIQUID TAYLOR BUBBLE FLOW IN A MINI/MICROCHANNEL" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Pushpendra Bahadur Singh Lahare (214ME5330), "Analysis of Rectangular Channel Printed Circuit Heat Exchanger (PCHE)" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Raghvendra Pratap (214ME3319), "Design of Turbine Blade of Turboexpander for Helium Liquefaction" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Ram Kumar Pal (214ME3317), "Thermo-Hydrodynamic Study of Subcooled and Critical Heat Flux Flow Boiling" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Ranjit Behera (214ME5442), "CFD ANALYSIS OF AEROSTATIC BEARING FOR CRYOGENIC TURBO-EXPANDER" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Ashita K B (215ME5412), "Design and Optimization of Heat Exchanger for Cooling of Supercritical Helium" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Itishree Mishra (215ME3214), "Thermal analysis of stave cooler near tap hole zone" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Koshti Krushna Devidas (215ME3406), "NUMERICAL STUDY FOR SUBCOOLING OF LIQUID NITROGEN IN GM CRYOCOOLER." - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Aswin Jagadeesh A (216ME3380), "Numerical investigation of Taylor bubble flow distribution in multi cross-branched microchannels" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Bibhu Bhusan Sha (216ME3480), "Numerical and experimental investigation of common header pulsating heat pipe" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Desouza Isaac Ivo (216ME5399), "Development of a Stirling cycle based cryocooler" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Pratik Santosh Bhansali (216ME5396), "Optimisation of Purge Seal for Turbopump" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Vivek Kumar Mishra (216ME5402), "Development of a test facility and measurement of performance of a three stream (He/He/He) Plate Fin Heat Exchanger" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Abhilash Nipun Singh (217ME3246), "Development of a versatile test facility for test of different sizes of plate-fin heat exchangers of Helium liquefier plant" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Joshi Jaykumar Rajeshkumar (217ME5258), "Thermal and Hydraulic Analysis of Tree and Leaf Like Structure Microchannel Heat Sink" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Ravikant Paswan (217ME5356), "Experimental Studies of Helium Re-Condenser for 1.5T ZBO MRI Scanner" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Kumar Saipritam (218ME5390), "Numerical Investigation on The Effect of Conjugate Heat Transfer During Flow Boiling of Liquid Nitrogen Inside a Microtube" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Patel Darshitkumar Mukeshbhai (218ME5395), "Numerical Analysis of Plate Fin Heat Exchanger at Cryogenic Condition" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Devyanshu Kumar (219ME3290), "NUMERICAL STUDY OF MICROSCALE HEAT TRANSFER FOR THERMAL MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Singh Radha Ramashray (219ME5298), "Numerical Study of Cryogenic Heat Exchanger" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Sudhir Thakur (219ME3283), "Microchannel based cooling solution for solar photovoltaic cells" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Anuj Chandrashekhar Bankar (220ME3407), "THERMAL MANAGEMENT OF HIGH CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC MODULE USING RECHARGING MICROCHANNEL HEAT SINK" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Hunabad Umamaheswara Reddy (220ME3422), "Thermal Performance Evaluation of a Pulsating Heat Pipe (PHP) using Ansys Fluent" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Margam Ramprasad (220ME5055), "Numerical analysis of plate-fin heat exchanger for cryogenic application" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Puneet Chauhan (220ME5081), "Cryocooling of high temperature superconducting cable." - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Vijesh K (220ME5440), "NUMERICAL STUDY OF CRYOGENIC TRANSFER LINE UNDER CONJUGATE CONDITION" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
UG Dissertation
  • Amit Gupta (111ME0295), "Conjugate heat transfer in a converging microchannel" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • K.Abhinav (111ME0278), "RE-CHARGING OF A RECTANGULAR MICROCHANNEL OVER A FIXED SPAN TO INCREASE HEAT TRANSFER" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • V Rajesh Kumar (111ME0308), "Conjugate Heat Transfer in Diverging Microchannels" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Anuj Kumar Maurya (112ME0346), "Desktop Wind Tunnel Design" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Vivek Kulhar (112ME0342), "Design and Development of Small Heliostat based Solar Power System" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Muhammed Sameeh Manikoth (113ME0384), "Conjugate heat transfer in curved microchannel" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Vajrala Jagannadha Reddy (113ME0371), "Conjugate heat transfer in curved microchannel" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Saikrishna Muppavarapu (114ME0487), "Plate Fin Heat Exchanger for Cryogenic Applications" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Sourav Shri Debabandan Mallick (114ME0230), "Thermo-hydrodynamic study of 90 degree bend microchannel array" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Abhishek Bhushan (115ME0420), "Computational Fluid Dynamics Study of Heat Transfer in Microchannel Heat Exchanger" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Abinash Mohapatra (115ME0448), "THERMAL PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF INTERRUPTED OFFSET MICROCHANNEL" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Aditya Mohanty (115ME0447), "Conjugate Heat Transfer in Spiral Microchannel Heat Sink" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Yash Tripathi (115ME0656), "Generalized formulation for estimating pressure drop in fully-developed laminar flow in multiply connected channels by Boundary element Method" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Biranchi Das (116ME0437), "NUMERICAL STUDY OF MICROSCALE HEAT TRANSFER FOR THERMAL MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Ipsita Tripathy (116ME0503), "Thermo-hydrodynamics of pulsating heat pipes for space applications" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Subhankar Pradhan (116ME0477), "DEVELOPMENT OF GENERALIZED CFD CODES FOR SOLVING HEAT TRANSFER PROBLEMS" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Sarthak Das (117ME0524), "CFD simulation and analysis of single closed-loop pulsating heat pipe with different working fluids" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Abhisek Mohanty (118ME0470), "THERMO-HYDRODYNAMIC PERFORMANCE OF U-BEND MICROCHANNEL" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Arun Mohapatra (118ME0471), "THERMO-HYDRODYNAMIC PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF COMPOUND MICROCHANNEL" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring

 Awards and Honours

Awards and Honours
  • International travel grant from Department of Science and Technology, GOI to visit Chicago , USA,    2014
  • International travel grant from CSIR, New Delhi to visit Heidelberg, Germany,    2012
  • Shastri Scholar Travel Subsidy Grant Award 2010 - 11 to visit University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada,    2011
  • DAAD fellowship to carryout research at IKE, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany,    2009
  • International travel grant from Department of Science and Technology, GOI to visit Xi’an, China,    2009
  • International travel grant offer from CSIR, New Delhi to visit Xi’an, China,    2009
  • J. B. Benu Memorial Award 1992,    1992
Memberships / Fellowships
  • The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME),    2018
  • Member, Indian Sociery of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE),    2017
  • Life member, International Association for Engineers (IAENG),    2016
  • Life member, The IAENG Society of Mechanical Engineering,    2016
  • Life member, National Society of Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Power, India (FMFP),    2011
  • Life member, Indian Society for Heat and Madd Transfer (ISHMT),    2010
  • Associate Member, The Institution of Engineers (India),    2003
  • Life member, Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE),    2003