## Das, Debopam

# Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power – Contemporary Research

**Table of contents**

**Part I. Fundamental Issues and Perspective in Fluid Mechanics**

1. Effect of Inlet Shear on the Flow Structures Associated with Elevated Jet in Cross-Flow at Low Reynolds Number* Sachidananda Behera, Arun K. Saha*

2. Slip Flow of a Shear-Thinning Power-Law Fluid Past an Assemblage of Spherical Particles*Rahul R. Ramteke, Nanda Kishore*

3. Design and Characterization of Liquid Centered Swirl-Coaxial Injector* Kamalakannan Kannaiyan, Aravind Vaidyanathan*

4. Wall Shear Rates Generated During Coalescence of Pendant and Sessile Drops*Praveen M. Somwanshi, K. Muralidhar, Sameer Khandekar*

5. Effect of Aft Wall Offset on Supersonic Flow over Cavity*Praveen Kumar Maurya, C. Rajeev, R.R. Vinil Kumar, Aravind Vaidyanathan*

6. Effect of Free Surface on Submerged Synthetic Jet Parallel to the Surface* Abhay Kumar, Manish Gupta, Arun K. Saha, P. K. Panigrahi*

7. Study of Shock Wave/Turbulent Boundary Layer Interaction over a Forward-Facing Step*Jayaprakash N. Murugan, Raghuraman N. Govardhan*

8. Energy Loss Minimizing Drag Reduction and Self-propulsion Strategies* Pritam Giri, Ratnesh K. Shukla*

9. Design of a Cyclone Separator for Cleaning of Dust from Volumetric Air Receiver* Gurveer Singh, Dheeraj Saini, Laltu Chandra, Rajiv Shekhar*

10. Influence of Delta Wing Vortex Generator on Counter Rotating Vortex Pair in Film Cooling Application of Gas Turbine Blade* Nirmal Halder, Arun K Saha, P. K. Panigrahi*

11. Influence of Aeration on the Hydrodynamic Behavior of a Pressurized Circulating Fluidized Bed* Azd Zayoud, Yerbol Sarbassov, P. Mahanta, U. K. Saha, Sai Gu*

12. Characteristics of Two-Dimensional Flow Past a Square Cylinder Placed in a Channel with High Blockage* Abhishek Verma, Arun K. Saha, Sachidananda Behera*

13. Aerothermodynamics of a Blunt Airfoil with a Flow-Through Duct for Hypersonic Flight* Rajesh Yadav, Mohammad Faisal, Dheeraj Minglani*

14. Rayleigh-Taylor Instability Induced Liquid Atomization*M. Vadivukkarasan, Mahesh V. Panchagnula*

15. Onsager’s Principle Consistent 13 Moments Transport Equations* N. Singh, Amit Agrawal*

**Part II. Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation**

16. Experimental Investigations on Onset of Slugging in Horizontal Air-Water Two-Phase Flow* Jignesh Thaker, Jyotirmay Banerjee*

17. Study of Orifice Inclination Effect on Synthetic Jet Characteristics Using Laser Doppler Velocimetry and Laser Induced Fluorescence*B. P. Maddilety, Arun K. Saha, P. K. Panigrahi*

18. Particle Image Velocimetry Study of Sonic Jet Injected into Supersonic Crossflow* Nithiyaraj Munuswamy, Raghuraman N. Govardhan*

19. Investigations into Asymmetric Oscillations of a Symmetric Airfoil* Anshul Khandelwal, Kamal Poddar, Debopam Das*

20. Exhaust Gas Flow Field Simulation of an Internal Combustion Engine for a Thermal Sensor* Sumit Agarwal, Niranjan Sahoo*

21. Estimation of Equilibrium Moisture Content and Drying Time of Potato Through Hot Air Drying*V. P. Chandramohan, Prabal Talukdar*

22. Effect of Sodium Pyrophosphate and Polyethylene Oxide on Thermal Diffusivity of Laponite RD Colloidal Suspension*Susheel S. Bhandari*

23. Numerical Simulation and Experimental Validation of Future FBR Surge Tank Hydraulics*P. Lijukrishnan, D. Ramdasu, V. Vinod, G. Padmakumar, K. K. Rajan*

24. Flow Characteristics of Synthetic Jet on Torpedo Shape Model in Cross Flow* Abhay Kumar, Manish Gupta, Arun K. Saha, P. K. Panigrahi*

**Part III. Computational Fluid Dynamics**

25. CFD Simulation Studies of High Performance Computing (HPC) Facilities*Ajinkya N. Deshmukh, Rahul S. Pawar, Sourabh S. Kulkarni, Vikas Kumar, Sandeep K. Joshi, Mangesh B. Chaudhari*

26. Effect of Wall Proximity on the Flow Over a Heated Square Bluff Body* Deepak Kumar, Amit Dhiman*

27. A Finite Volume Moving Mesh Method for the Simulation of Compressible Flows*Ratnesh K. Shukla, Harshavardhana S. Pathak*

28. Reverse Flow in Converging Channels with Obstruction at the Entry*Senthil Prasad Mathiyalagan, B. H. L. Gowda*

29. A Hybrid Aerodynamic Shape Optimization Approach for Axisymmetric Body in Hypersonic Flow* Shuvayan Brahmachary, Ganesh Natarajan, Niranjan Sahoo*

30. Control of Vortex Shedding Behind a Circular Cylinder Using a Combination of Slot and Control Plates*S. Karthikeyan, S. Senthilkumar*

31. Improved Methodology for Mass Conservation in Sharp Interface Immersed Boundary Method for Moving Boundaries* Manish Kumar, Somnath Roy*

32. Computation of the Flowfield in the Vicinity of an Electric Vehicle Platform* K. Panchal, M. Damodaran*

33. Implementation of Matrix Dissipation Scheme for Numerical Simulations of Two Dimensional Navier-Stokes Equations* Shikhar Jaiswal, J. S. Mathur*

34. Effect of Reynolds Number, Strouhal Number and Amplitude of Oscillation on Pulsating Flow Characteristics Through a Circular Pipe*Vedant U. Chavan, C. M. Sewatkar*

35. Mixed Convection in a Ventilated Enclosure with Different Heater Position* Nirmalendu Biswas, Pallab Sinha Mahapatra, Nirmal K. Manna*

36. Evaluation of Flow Properties of Air at the Exit of Holes on the Blow Pipe in a Pulse Jet Filter Bag House* Jayaram Thumbe, Ravikiran Kadoli, K. V. Gangadharan*

37. Forced Convection from an Inclined Elliptical Cylinder with Constant Heat Flux: Effect of Prandtl Number*S. A. Patel, R. P. Chhabra*

38. Laminar Natural Convection in a Square Duct from Two Heated Horizontal Cylinders: Effect of Prandtl Number*A. K. Baranwal, R. P. Chhabra*

39. Flow Analysis of Subsonic and Supersonic Nozzles*Dharti Parmar, Meha Setiya, Beena Baloni, S. A. Channiwala*

40. A Comparative Analysis of Heat Transfer in Extended Surfaces with and Without Holes* Saroj Yadav, Koushik Das, Krishna Murari Pandey*

41. Computation of Variable Density Flows on Hybrid Unstructured Grids* Ankit Bajpai, Jai Manik, Mukul Parmananda, Amaresh Dalal, Ganesh Natarajan*

42. Numerical Simulation of Solidification and Melting Problems on Unstructured Grid* Debraj Das, Amaresh Dalal*

43. Numerical Simulation of Pulsatile Flow Past Heated Square Cylinders* Mohammad Khalid, Raunaq Haseeb, Syed Fahad Anwer*

44. 3D Unsteady Numerical Simulation of All-Vanadium Redox Flow Battery*H. M. Sathisha, Amaresh Dalal*

45. Computation of Flow Coupled with the Electric Field on Unstructured Grid*G. N. Sunil, Amaresh Dalal, Ganesh Natarajan*

46. A Combined Implementation of Overset Grid and Patched Grid Methodologies*Jyothi Kumar Puttam*

47. Numerical Investigation of Free Jet Expansion of Gas Mixture* Pranit Gaikwad, Arvind Deshpande, Atul Tak, A. K. Das*

48. CFD Study on Thermal Hydraulic Performance of A Wavy Channel Based PCHE Model*Hamid Hassan Khan, A. M. Aneesh, Atul Sharma, Atul Srivastava, Paritosh Chaudhuri*

49. Thermo-Hydraulic Performance of Zigzag, Wavy, and Serpentine Channel Based PCHEs*A.M. Aneesh, Atul Sharma, Atul Srivastava, Paritosh Chaudhuri*

50. CFD Analysis of Water Cooled Flame Deflector in Rocket Engine Test Facility* Anant Singhal, T. John Tharakan, Raju P. Thomas*

51. Computational Study of Three Dimensional Wall Jet on Concave Surface*S. V. H. Nagendra, D. V. S. Bhagavanulu, Prasant Nanda*

52. Design and Simulation of a Low Speed Wind Tunnel with Analysis of Wind Effects on an Airfoil (CFD)* Rahul Goswami, Srijan Singhal, Vijay Kumar*

53. A 3D Numerical Study on Opposed Flow Flame-Spread over Thin Parallel Fuel Sheets of Finite Widths in Microgravity*M. N. Kiran Kumar, Amit Kumar*

54. Simulation of Mixed Convection Flow in Square Cavities by Lattice Boltzmann Method*Dhrubajyoti Kashyap, Anoop K. Dass*

55. Unified Solver for Thermobuoyant Flows on Unstructured Meshes* Mukesh Kumar, Ganesh Natarajan*

**Part IV. Instability, Transition and Turbulence**

56. Large Eddy Simulation of Smoke Spread in a Multi-storied Building*Srisai Meher, Gulab A. Khedekar, Vikas Kumar, Supriyo Paul*

57. Numerical Simulation of Isothermal Cruciform Jet Flow*B. T. Kannan, Sundararaj Senthilkumar*

58. Analysis of Turbulence in Entrance Regime of Rectangular Duct Using Hot Film Anemometer*Sagar M. Kadam, Jignesh P. Thaker, Jyotirmay Banerjee*

59. Evaluation of the Gas Kinetic Scheme Based on Analytical Solution to the BGK Model for Simulating Compressible Turbulent Flows* Nishant Parashar, Balaji Srinivasan, Sawan Suman*

60. Redesigning of Motorcycle Helmet for Improved Air Ventilation Using Numerical Simulations*B. S. Shishodia, S. Sanghi, P. Mahajan*

61. Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer Enhancement in a Stationary Two-Pass Square Duct with V-ribs* Ramesh Erelli, Arun K. Saha*

62. Pressure Hessian Evolution in Compressible Turbulence* Mohammad Danish, Sawan Suman, Balaji Srinivasan*

63. Self-sustained Oscillation for a Three Dimensional Transonic Cavity Using LES*K. M. Nair, S. Sarkar, Z. Labana*

64. CFD Analysis of Particle Laden Flow in a Cyclone Separator Using RANS and LES Methodologies* Pratik Makwana, Absar Lakdawala*

65. Peculiar Behavior of Thermally Stratified Channel Flow Under Non-Boussinesq Condition*S. M. Yahya, S. F. Anwer, S. Sanghi, N. Hasan*

66. Flow Control in T-Junction Using CFD Based Optimization* K. Srinivasan, V. Balamurugan, S. Jayanti*

67. Grid Size Optimization for Diesel Injection Spray Nozzle Using CFD Analysis* Balamurugan Rathinam, Duraisamy Subramanian, Upendra Naithani, Frederic Ravet, Laurent Dutfoy*

68. Simulation of Unsteady Wall-Jet in a Confined Geometry and Identification of Coherent Structures Using Proper Orthogonal Decomposition*Arun Govind Neelan, A. C. Mandal, Ashoke De*

69. Two Phase Flow Stability Analysis of Multiple Horizontal Uniformaly Heated Channel*Ashish Mani Mishra, Subhanker Paul, Vikas Pandey, Suneet Singh*

70. Experimental Study of Boundary Effects on Buoyant Jet Dynamics in Linearly Stratified Medium*N. Mirajkar Harish, Alan John Maniamkot, Sridhar Balasubramanian*

**Part V. Turbomachinery**

71. Real-Time Pole Placement Control of the Rugged Electrohydraulic System*Bikash Kumar Sarkar, Rana Saha, Saikat Mookherjee, Dipankar Sanyal*

72. Performance Evaluation of Hydraulic Francis Runner at Different Blade Stagger* Vishnu Prasad, Ruchi Khare, Arun Kumar Sharma*

73. Detailed Heat Transfer Investigation Inside a Rectangular Duct with an Array of Ventilated Rib Turbulators* Naveen Sharma, Andallib Tariq, Manish Mishra*

74. A Novel Design Philosophy for Mixed Flow Compressor* Subhash Padmanabhan, Jyotirmay Banerjee*

75. Effect of Slanted Perforation in Tabs for Subsonic and Transonic Jets*R. Asad Ahmed, S. Thanigaiarasu, D. L. V. Vasu Kannah, S. Elangovan, E. Rathakrishnan*

76. Computational Analysis of Unsteady Flow in Turbine Part of Turbocharger*H. K. Srinivas Rao, S. Raviteja, G. N. Kumar*

77. Computational Study of Pressure Side Film Cooling—Effect of Density Ratio with Combination of Holes*D. Radheesh, P. Ssheshan, N. Gnanasekaran, R. K. Panda*

78. Influence of Endwall Clearance on HSV and Passage Flow Between Two Turbine Cascade Blades*V. Vikram, B. H. L. Gowda, B. B. S. S. S. Prasad*

79. Aerothermal Analysis of Insulation to Protect Exhaust Ducts of a Pusher Turbo Prop Engine Aircraft*C. A. Vinay, Bhaskar Chakravarthy*

80. Study of Noise and Vibration Signal for a Radial Flow Pump During Performance Test*S. Christopher, S. Kumaraswamy*

81. Development of One of the World’s Largest Single Stage Vertical Centrifugal Pumps for Lift Irrigation Scheme*V. Shrinivas Rao, Sachin Kumar Tripathi, Saurabh Sharma*

82. Numerical Analysis of Effects of Turbine Blade Tip Shape on Secondary Losses*R. S. Sarath, R. Ajith Kumar, B.V.S.S.S. Prasad, A. R. Srikrishnan*

83. Experimental Investigations on Pump Running in Turbine Mode with Different Draft Tubes* Nimit Patel, Maulik Chauhan, Sanjay V. Jain, Rajesh N. Patel*

84. Numerical Simulation of Regenerative Pump* Rahul Verma, Shyam Shukla, Ravi Birajdar, Nirmal Tiwari*

85. Multistage Hydraulic Cylinder Buckling Analysis by Classical and Numerical Methods with Different Mounting Conditions* V. Ramasamy, A. M. Junaid Basha*

86. CFD Analysis of Impeller-Diffuser Interaction in a Centrifugal Compressor with Twisted Vaned Diffuser*P. Venkateswara Rao, G. V. Ramana Murty, G. Venkata Rao*

87. Numerical Studies on the Effect of Purge Flow on the Performance and Flow Field of a Gas Turbine with Disc Cavity*B. S. Vinay Ballal, Q. H. Nagpurwala, M. D. Deshpande*

88. Computational Studies on the Effect of Speed Ratio and Stagger Angle in a Counter Rotating Turbine with Respect to Flow Field and Performance* Rayapati Subbarao, M. Govardhan*

**Part VI. Multiphase Flows**

89. Petroleum Reservoir Simulation of Two-Phase Flow* Anugrah Singh, N. Manjunath Reddy, Pankaj Tiwari*

90. Collapse of a Taylor Bubble at Free Surface: An Experimental Investigation*Basanta K. Rana, Lukeshwar S. Paikara, Arup K. Das, Prasanta Kumar Das*

91. Impingement of Aviation Fuel Drop on Stainless Steel Surface*S. Sen, V. Vaikuntanathan, D. Sivakumar*

92. Drag on Partially Contaminated Bubble Swarms in Power-Law Fluids* Nanda Kishore, H. Biswanath, V. S. Nalajala*

93. Taylor Bubble Dynamics in Pipe Fittings: A Numerical Study* Sirshendu Misra, Basanta K. Rana, Arup K. Das, Prasanta Kumar Das*

94. Evaluation of Forcing Schemes in Pseudopotential Based Multiphase Lattice Boltzmann Model*Gaddam Saritha Reddy, R. Banerjee*

95. Determination of Two Phase Flow Slug Velocity and Length Using Infrared Sensor*J. Adhavan, C. Balachandar, S. Arunkumar, M. Venkatesan*

96. Implementation of Modified-CICSAM Algorithm for Three Dimensional Two Phase Flow* Bhaskar Chakraborty, Hiteshkumar Zinjala, Jyotirmay Banerjee*

97. Transition in the Elliptical Jet Characteristics from Super to Subcritical Conditions*C. K. Muthukumaran, Kamalakannan Kannaiyan, Aravind Vaidyanathan*

98. Computational Prediction of the Performance of Positive Displacement Pumps*N. Bhandari, M. Damodaran*

99. Spline Based Modeling of Two-Dimensional Droplets on Rough and Heterogeneous Surfaces* Ashesh Chattopadhyay, Atul Thakur, Rishi Raj*

100. Modelling of a Single Bubble Rising in a Liquid Column* Ankit Verma, R. Babu, Malay K. Das*

101. Flow over Fluvial Bedforms with Suction* Mahesh Patel, Sainath Panigrahi, Bimlesh Kumar*

102. Performance Enhancement of Rotary Desiccant Wheel by Innovative Designs of Multiple Desiccant Layers* Selvaraji Muthu, Prabal Talukdar, Sanjeev Jain*

103. Effect of Orifice Recess on the Droplet Size Distribution of Sprays Discharging from Gas-Centered Swirl Coaxial Atomizers* Athul Joseph, P. Nandagopalan, T. John Tharakan, D. Sivakumar*

104. Eulerian-Eulerian Modeling of Dispersed Laminar Gas-Particle Flows over an Unstructured Grid* Subrat Kotoky, Amaresh Dalal, Ganesh Natarajan*

105. A Hybrid Grid Based Algebraic Volume of Fluid Method for Interfacial Flows* Jai Manik, Amaresh Dalal, Ganesh Natarajan*

106. Lattice Boltzmann Modelling of Capillarity-Induced Resonance of Blob Inside a Circular Tube* Pitambar Randive, Saurabh Bhardwaj, Amaresh Dalal*

107. An Experimental Investigation to Analyse the Heat Transfer Characteristics of Hot Surface by Obliquely Impinging Liquid Jet*Manish K. Agrawal, Mayank Modak, Palash Gupta, Satish Chandra, Santosh K. Sahu*

108. Level Set Method Based Simulations on Impact-Dynamics of Bouncing and Non-bouncing Droplet on Super-Hydrophobic Substrates*Nagesh D. Patil, Atul Sharma, Rajneesh Bhardwaj*

109. Euler-Lagrange Simulations of Gas-Liquid Flow in a Basic Oxygen Furnace and Experimental Verification* Abdul Quiyoom, Vivek V. Buwa, S. K. Ajmani*

110. Unsaturated Physical Non-equilibrium Contaminant Transport Modeling Using Modified FEMWATER*R. Someswaran, Suresh A. Kartha*

111. Shape and Size of the Entrained Liquid Mass by a Taylor Bubble Rising Through a Liquid-Liquid Interface*Abhimanyu Kar, Prasanta Kumar Das*

112. Volume-of-Solid Immersed Boundary Method for Free Surface Flows with Arbitrary Moving Rigid Bodies*Jitendra Kumar Patel, Ganesh Natarajan*

113. Motion of a Drop in Viscous Fluid Along an Inclined Plane*P. Anoop, Baburaj A. Puthenveettil*

**Part VII. Fluid-structure Interaction and Flow-induced Noise**

114. Experimental Investigations on Aft Ramp Cavities with Fore Wall Modifications in Scramjet Combustors*S. Jeyakumar, V. Venkateshwaran, N. Surjith, A. Karkuvel Raja, G. S. Samy*

115. Effect of Damping Length on Dynamic Performance of Two-Stage Two-Spool Electrohydraulic Servovalve* Nitesh Mondal, Biswanath Datta*

116. Adaptive Fuzzy—Sliding Mode Control with Fixed Bias Compensator for an Electrohydraulic Actuation System with Hard Nonlinearities*S. Chaudhuri, S. Dasmahapatra, A. Chatterjee, R. Saha, S. Mookherjee, D. Sanyal*

117. Numerical Analysis of Flow Separation in Rocket Nozzles*K. Sreejith, M. P. Dhrishit, M. Deepu, T. Jayachandran*

118. Control of Cross-Wind Forces on a Finite Circular Cylinder at Subcritical Reynolds Number* Dhiraj Kumar, Kamal Poddar*

119. Effect of Free Stream Turbulence on Flow over a Circular Cylinder in the Sub-critical Regime: An Experimental Investigation*Murugan Thangadurai, Mrityunjay Singh, Vinoth Kumar, P. K. Chatterjee*

120. CFD Study on Flow Across a Stationary Cylinder in Between Two Counter-Rotating Control Cylinders*Malhar Dilip Malushte, Atul Sharma*

121. Fluid Structure Interaction of a Flexible Plate in a Compressible Medium*W. Dheelibun Remigius, Sunetra Sarkar*

122. Effect of Attached Type Splitter Plate Length over a Square Prism in Subcritical Reynolds Number*Manish Kumar Chauhan, Bhupendra Singh More, Sushanta Dutta, Bhupendra Kumar Gandhi*

123. Investigation of Flow Interference Between Two Inline Square Cylinders With Different Spacing Ratios in Subcritical Reynolds Number Regime*Bhupendra Singh More, Manish Kumar Chauhan, Sushanta Dutta, Bhupendra Kumar Gandhi*

**Part VIII. Microfluidics**

124. Influence of Surface Contact Angle on Uphill Motion of Droplets Due to Electostatic Actuation*Saikat Datta, Arup K. Das, Prasanta Kumar Das*

125. Performance Analysis of Uniform and Expanding Cross-Section Microchannels for Single Phase and Flow Boiling Heat Transfer*Yogesh K. Prajapati, Manabendra Pathak, Mohd. Kaleem Khan*

126. Convection Inside a Pinned Water Droplet During Drying Process*T K Pradhan, P K Panigrahi*

127. Analysis of Heat Transfer in the Slip Flow Region Between Parallel Plates*Hari Mohan Kushwaha, Santosh Kumar Sahu*

128. Analysis of Static and Dynamic Contact Angles of Ferrofluid Droplets for Magnetically Actuated Micropumps*S. Chatterjee, D. Bhowmik, A. Mukhopadhyay, R. Ganguly*

129. Analysis of Drop Spreading upon Impact on Dual-Textured Surface*V. Vaikuntanathan, D. Sivakumar*

130. On-Chip Microfluidic Separation of Biological Entities in Field Flow Fractionation and Split Flow Thin Fractionation Devices* Abhishek Samanta, Ranjan Ganguly, Amitava Datta, Nipu Modak*

131. Experimental Measurement of Vibration of Liquid Droplet at Low Bond Numbers Using ESPI*Prasanna S. Gandhi, S. A. Deepak, Prashant Agrawal, Salil S. Kulkarni, Adrian Neild*

132. Estimation of Permeability of Porous Material Using Pore Scale LBM Simulations*M Jithin, Nimish Kumar, Malay K. Das, Ashoke De*

**Part IX. Bio-inspired Fluid Mechanics**

133. Reverse Engineering of Diffusion-Limited Controlled Drug Delivery Devices* Anurag Pramanik, Sanjeev Garg*

134. Effect of Sinusoidal Gust on Thrust Generated by a Plunging Airfoil* Salil Harris, Sunetra Sarkar*

135. Particle Image Velocimetry Measurements of Rigid and Flexible Rectangular Wings Undergoing Main Flapping Motion in Hovering Flight* Srikanth Goli, Arnab Roy, Devendra Kumar Patel, Subhransu Roy*

136. Experimental Study of Oscillatory Flow in a Rigid and a Compliant Tubular Bulge*Abdullah Y. Usmani, K. Muralidhar*

137. The Effects of Leading Edge Orientation on the Aerodynamic Performance of Dragon Fly Wing Section in Gliding Flight* Noorul Huda, Syed Fahad Anwer*

138. CFD Study on Hydrodynamics of Three Fish-Like Undulating Hydrofoils in Side-by-Side Arrangement* Mukul Shrivastava, Malhar Malushte, Amit Agrawal, Atul Sharma*

**Part X. IC Engines and Gas Turbines**

139. Investigations on Premixed Charge Compression Ignition (PCCI) Engines: A Review*Girish E. Bhiogade, Neeraj Sunheriya, J. G. Suryawanshi*

140. Computational Modelling of a Novel Fire Extinguisher Design*H. Sharma, M. Damodaran*

141. Correlation of Equivalence Ratio with Spectrometric Analysis for Premixed Combustion* Uddalok Sen, Aayush Sharma, Suvabrata Panja, Saikat Mukherjee, Swarnendu Sen, Achintya Mukhopadhyay*

142. Reacting Flow Simulation of Rocket Nozzles*S. Shyji, N. Asok Kumar, T. Jayachandran, M. Deepu*

143. Effect of Load Level on Performance and Emission Characteristics of a Biogas Run Dual Fuel Diesel Engine*Bhaskor J. Bora, Ujjwal K. Saha, S. Chatterjee, Vijay Veer*

144. Numerical Study of the Cavity Geometry on Supersonic Combustion with Transverse Fuel Injection*M. F. Khan, R. Yadav, Z. A. Quadri, S. F. Anwar*

145. Performance and Emission Analysis of a Single Cylinder CI Engine using * Parashuram Bedar, P. R. Chitragar, K. V. Shivaprasad, G. N. Kumar*

**Part XI. Transport Phenomena in Materials Processing and Manufacturing**

146. Solar Convective Furnace for Heat Treatment of Aluminium* Deepesh Patidar, Ravindra Pardeshi, Laltu Chandra, Rajiv Shekhar*

**Part XII. MHD and EHD Flows**

147. Design and Characterization of a Novel Dielectric Barrier Discharge Plasma Actuator for Flow Control Application*B. K. Mishra, P. K. Panigrahi*

148. Instability Modes and Dimensional Analysis of Micro/Nano Electro-Encapsulation Process* Kaushlendra Dubey, P. K. Panigrahi*

149. Oscillations of a Sessile Droplet in Contact and Non-contact Modes Under an AC Electric Field* Shyam Sunder*

150. MHD Mixed Convective Heat Transfer Over an Isothermal Circular Cylinder Using Low

*S. Udhayakumar, T. V. S. Sekhar, R. Sivakumar*

151. Flow in Thermomagnetic Energy Conversion Loops* Dipanjan Ray, Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Ranjan Ganguly*

152. A Meshfree Framework for Ideal Magnetohydrodynamics* Kalpajyoti Borah, Ganesh Natarajan, Anoop K. Dass*

**Part XIII. Granular Flows**

153. Dune Formation in Horizontal Pneumatic Conveying System* Atharva Patankar, Ajay Makawana, Manaswita Bose*

154. A Qualitative Assessment of Different Regimes During Concentric and Eccentric Discharge a Silo* Ritwik Maiti, Gargi Das, Prasanta Kumar Das*

**Part XIV. Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics**

155. Steady State and Transient Characteristics of Natural Circulation Loop*A. M. Vaidya, N. K. Maheshwari, P. K. Vijayan*

156. Entropy Generation Analysis of a Nuclear Fuel Element Surrounded by a Flow of Coolant Through an Annular Channel* Rajeswar Chatterjee, Antarip Poddar, Koushik Ghosh, Achintya Mukhopadhyay, Swarnendu Sen*

157. Heat Transfer Characteristics of Hot Surface Using High Alcohol Surfactant by Impinging Liquid Jet*Manish K. Agrawal, Mayank Modak, Santosh K. Sahu*

158. Numerical Investigation on an Obliquely Impinging Circular Air Jet on a Heated Flat Plate at Small Jet Plate Spacing* Abhishek Bhagwat, Arunkumar Sridharan*

159. Numerical Investigation on Orthogonal Impingement of Circular Air Jet on a Heated Flat Plate at Low Jet Plate Spacing* Bhavin Shah, Abhishek Bhagwat, Arunkumar Sridharan*

160. Comparison of Lumped Parameter and CFD Code Predictions: Sump Evaporation Phenomena*Srinivasa Rao Ravva, Kannan N. Iyer, Aniket Gupta, Gurav Kumar, Avinash J. Gaikwad, S. K. Gupta*

**Keywords:** Engineering, Engineering Fluid Dynamics, Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer, Engine Technology

- Editor
- Das, Debopam
- Muralidhar, K.
- Panigrahi, P. K.
- Saha, Arun K.
- Srivastava, Rajesh
- Publisher
- Springer
- Publication year
- 2017
- Language
- en
- Edition
- 1
- Series
- Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering
- Page amount
- 24 pages
- Category
- Technology, Energy, Traffic
- Format
- Ebook
- eISBN (PDF)
- 9788132227434
- Printed ISBN
- 978-81-322-2741-0