Dr. Shanmugam Dhinakaran


Faculty Name: Dr. Shanmugam Dhinakaran

Designation: Professor, Head-ME

Research: Computational Fluid Dynamics


Email:   sdhina@iiti.ac.in  |  ssdhinakar@gmail.com       Tel:                                      Office: +91 731-6603240  

Website: http://people.iiti.ac.in/~sdhina

Research Areas:

  1. Non-Newtonian fluid Mechanics
  2. Biofluid Mechanics & Dynamics
  3. Heat transfer in porous media
  4. Bluff body flows
  5. Nanofluids


Dr. Shanmugam Dhinakaran is a Professor at IIT Indore. He completed his PhD from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur , West Bengal  India – He has worked as a  Post Doctroral fellow at Université de Valenciennes et du Hainaut-Cambresis-France,Universidade do Porto, Porto-Portugal, Universidade do Minho, Braga-Portugal ,Université de Pau et des Pays de L’Adour, Pau-France He is the Coordinator of The Centre for Fluid Dynamics  at IIT Indore and also an Adjunct Faculty of Department of Biosciences and Biomedical Engineering | IIT Indore He is also a reviewer of many journals like Energy Conversion and Management –Elsevier, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer –Elsevier, International Journal of Thermal Science-Elsevier, Heat and Mass Transfer –Springer, Powder Technology -Elsevier