My work area and area of research interests cut across the desciplines of mechanical engineering and computer applications. A breif biosketch is given below.

Areas of Interest

  • Stability studies of small disturbance waves in channel and boundarylayer flows
  • Drag reduction using compliant and porous walls
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Finite Element Analysis and mesh generation
  • Design Optimization
  • Thermo-fluid mechanics and water distillation
Academic Qualifications
  • 1985 B.E. (Mechanical Engineering), University of Mysore
  • 1989 M.E. (Mechanical Engineering), Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani
  • 2002 Ph.D., Fluid Dynamics, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
  • 1989-1992 Senior Scientific Officer, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
  • 1992-1997 Junior Programmer (Lecturer Grade), Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
  • 1997-2005 Senior Programmer (Asst. Prof. Grade),Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
  • 2005-2014 Senior System Programmer (Associate Professor Grade),IIT Delhi
  • 2014- present Senior System Programmer (SG) (Professor Grade), IIT Delhi
Professional Memberships
  • Life Member, National Society for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (India)
  • Life Member, Indian Society of Mechanical Engineers