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Dr. Santosh K. Sahu

Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Indore

Research Interests

  • Thermal Engineering
  • Thermal-hydraulics of nuclear reactors
  • Nanofluids
  • Gas flow through micro channels
  • Impinging jets
  • Heat exchangers
  • Pool boiling heat transfer

Education

  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.
  • MTech, Mechanical Engineering (Thermal and Fluids Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India.
  • BE, Mechanical Engineering, University College of Engineering (presently VSSUT) Burla, India.

Experience

  • Associate Professor, (June 2016-continuing), Discipline of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India.
  • Visiting Scholar, (September 2011-January 2012), School of Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University, USA
  • Assistant Professor, (October 2009-June 2016), Discipline of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India.
  • Assistant Professor, (March 2008-October 2009), National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India.

Awards

  • IUSSTF (Indo-US Science & Technology Forum) Fellow, 2011
  • Research article selected as qualified student award winner of the student paper competition in the 24th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering (ICONE24), Charlotte, NC, USA, 2016.

Articles

  • Invitation to contribute an article for Thermal Science (devoted to the Goodman’s Heat-balance Integral Method on the occasion of its 50th anniversary; 1958-2008), 2009
  • Invitation to contribute an article on the special issue for Comptes Rendus Mecanique (Elsevier, London), 2012
  • Invitation to contribute an article on the special issue for Heat Transfer Engineering (Taylor and Francis), 2015

Courses

Undergraduate

  • ME 203 Fluid Mechanics
  • ME 204 Fluid Machinery
  • ME154     Workshop Practice
  • ME 254    Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Lab
  • IC 211      Experimental Engineering Lab
  • ME 258 Manufacturing Processes Lab

Short term course

  • Santosh. K Sahu and E. Anil Kumar, Short term course on Measurement Techniques in Thermal Engineering: Recent Advances, IIT Indore, May 30-31, 2014.

Students

PhD - Ongoing

  • Mayank Modak
  • Avadhesh Kumar Sharma
  • Nirgude Vishal Vasantrao
  • Saurabh Yadav

PhD - Completed

  • Manish Kumar Agrawal, 2014, (Thesis Title: Rewetting of hot surfaces), Current position: Post Doctoral Fellow, ME, IIT Bombay
  • Sandesh Kumar Chougule, 2015, (Thesis Title: Enhancement in heat transfer with nanofluids), Current position: Assistant Professor, The LNM Institute of Information Technology, Jaipur, India.
  • Hari Mohan, 2016, (Thesis Title: Heat transfer characteristics of gaseous flows through micro channels), Current position: Post Doctoral Research Scientist, ME, IIT Bombay

BTech Projects

  • Kapilan Baskar, Samanth Kumar and Saran Sreyes, Augmentation of heat transfer performance in an automobile radiator using nanofluid, 2013
  • Satish Chandra and Palash Gupta, Effect of nozzle inclination on heat transfer during liquid jet impingement, 2013
  • Krati Garg and Srikananth Srinivasan, Analysis of heat transfer by impinging jets, 2014.
  • Hemang Kumar Desai, Modeling gust response of unmanned aerial vehicle, (With Prof. Murali Damodaran, Professor, IIT Gandhinagar), 2014
  • Rahul Agrawal, Molecular dynamics studies on ethanol-water osmotic flow at nanoscale, (With Prof. Gautam Biswas, Professor, IIT Guwahati and Prof. Dipankar Bandopadhyaya, IIT Guwahati), 2014
  • Poris Bharvath Raj, Study of pool boiling, 2015.
  • Parantak Sharma and Ashutosh K. Yadav, Heat transfer characteristics of down ward facing hot horizontal surfaces using mist jet impingement, 2016.

Projects

  • Quenching of hot Stationery/Moving hot surface, Council of Scientific Research Investigation, (CSIR), India, (Status: Ongoing)

Publications

Book Chapters

  • Agrawal MK, Modak Mayank, Sahu SK, Heat transfer characteristics of hot surface using high alcohol surfcant by impinging liquid jet, In: Saha, A.K., Das, D., Srivastava, R., Panigrahi, P.K., Muralidhar, K. (Eds.), Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power-Contemporary Research, Springer, 2016.
  • Agrawal MK, Modak Mayank, Satish Chandra, Palash Gupta, Santosh K Sahu, An experimental investigation to analyze the heat transfer characteristics of hot surface by obliquely impinging liquid jet, In: Saha, A.K., Das, D., Srivastava, R., Panigrahi, P.K., Muralidhar, K. (Eds.), Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power-Contemporary Research, Springer, 2016.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu S. K., Analysis of heat transfer in the slip flow region between parallel plates, In: Saha, A.K., Das, D., Srivastava, R., Panigrahi, P.K., Muralidhar, K. (Eds.), Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power-Contemporary Research, Springer, 2016.

International Journals

  • ModakMoyank, Srinivasan Srikaanth, Garg Krati, Chougule S, Agarwal M K, Sahu SK, 2017,Theoretical and experimental study on heat transfer characteristics of normally impinging two dimensional jets on a hot surface, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 112, 174-187.
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Vishal Nirgude, Prajakta D.Gharge, Mayank Modak, Santosh K. Sahu, 2016, Heat transfer enhancement of low volume concentration CNT/water nanofluid and wire coil inserts in a circular tube, Energy Procedia, 90, 552 – 558.
  • Kushwaha H.M., Poris Bharvath Raj,Sahu S.K., 2016, Effect of Shear Work on the Heat Transfer Characteristicsof Gaseous Flows in Microchannels, Chemical Engineering and Technology, 40 (1),103-115.
  • Kushwaha H.M., Sahu S.K., 2016, Analysis of Slip Flow Heat Transfer between Two Unsymmetrically Heated Parallel Plates with Viscous Dissipation, Sadhana-Academy Proceedings in Engineering Science, 41 (6), 653-666.
  • Kushwaha H.M., Sahu S.K.,2016, Comprehensive analysis of convective heat transfer in parallel plate microchannel with viscous dissipation and constant heat flux boundary conditions, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series C (In press)
  • Modak Moyank, Garg Krati, Sahu SK, 2015, Stagnation Region Heat Transfer of Axi-symmetric Impinging Jets on Solid Surfaces, Chemical Engineering and Technology, 38, 2127-2136.
  • ModakMoyank, Srinivasan Srikaanth, Garg Krati, Chougule S, Agarwal M K, Sahu SK, 2015, Experimental investigation of heat transfer characteristics of the hot surface using Al2O3-water nanofluids, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 91,104-113.
  • Agrawal MK, Sahu SK, 2015, Analysis of three-region conduction controlled rewetting of a hot surface by variational method, Heat Transfer Engineering, 37 (9),763-773.
  • Agrawal MK, Sahu SK, 2015, An Experimental Study on the Rewetting of Hot Vertical Surface by Circular Water Jet Impingement, Experimental Heat Transfer, 29 (2),151-172.
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Sahu S. K., 2015, Thermal performance of nanofluids charged heat pipes with phase change material for electronics cooling, ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging, 137(2), 021004.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu S. K., 2015, The Effects of Viscous Dissipation and Rarefaction on Parallel Plates with Constant Heat Flux Boundary Conditions, Chemical Engineering & Technology, 38,235-245.
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Sahu S. K., 2015, Heat Transfer and Friction Characteristics of Al2O3/water and CNT/water Nanofluids in Transition flow using Helical Screw Tape Inserts-A Comparative Study, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 88, 78-88.
  • Sahu, S. K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya S.,2015, Analytical and semi-analytical models of conduction controlled rewetting: a state of the art review, Thermal Science, 19 (5),1479-1496.
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Sahu S. K., 2014, Performance of CNT-water nanofluid charged wickless heat pipe flat plate solar collectors having different filling ratio, ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 137(2), 024501.
  • Agrawal MK, Sahu SK, 2014, Analysis of Multi-Region Conduction-Controlled Rewetting of a Hot Surface Under The Influence of Precursory Cooling by Variational Integral Method, Applied Thermal Engineering, 73, 265-274.
  • Chougule S. Sandesh and Sahu S. K., 2014, Comparative Study on Heat Transfer Enhancement of Low Volume Concentration of Al2O3-Water and CNT-Water Nanofluids in Transition Regime using Helical Screw Tape Inserts, Experimental Heat Transfer, 29 (1),17-36.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu S. K., 2014, Analysis of gaseous flow in a micropipe with second order velocity slip and temperature jump boundary conditions, Heat and Mass Transfer, 50 (12), 1649-1659.
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Sahu S. K., 2014, Experimental investigation of heat transfer augmentation in automobile radiator with CNT/water nanofluid, ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, 6 (4), 041009
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Sahu S. K., 2014, Comparative study of cooling performance of automobile radiator using Al2O3/water and CNT/water nanofluid, ASME Journal of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine, 5 (1),011001
  • Chougule, S.S. and Sahu, S.K., 2014, Comparative Study on Heat Transfer Enhancement of Low Volume Concentration of Al2O3-Water and CNT-Water Nanofluids in Laminar Regime using Helical Screw Tape Inserts, ASME Journal of Nanotechnology and Medicines, 4 (4),040904.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu S. K., 2014, Analysis of gaseous flow between parallel plates by second order velocity slip and temperature jump boundary conditions, Heat Transfer-Asian Research, 43 (8),734-748
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Sahu S. K., Pise T. A., 2013, Thermal performance of two phase thermosyphon flat-plate solar collectors by using nanofluid, ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 136 (1),014503.
  • Chougule S. Sandesh, Sahu Santosh Kumar, Pise T. A., 2013, Performance enhancement of two phase thermo-syphon flat-plate solar collectors by using surfactant and nano-fluid, Frontiers in Heat Pipes (FHP),4,013002 (FHP), 4, 013002
  • Agrawal Manish Kumar and Sahu S. K., 2013 Analysis of conduction-controlled rewetting of a hot surface by variational method, Heat and Mass Transfer 49,963-971.
  • Sahu, S. K., Behera P., 2012, An improved lumped model for transient heat conduction in different geometries, Computational Thermal Science, 4 (1), 39-48. 
  • Sahu, S. K., Behera P., 2012, An improved lumped analysis for transient conduction  in different geometries with heat generation, Comptes Rendus Mecanique, 340, 477–484 (Invited article).
  • Patil, N. D., Das, P. K., Bhattacharyya, S., Sahu, S.K., 2012, An experimental assessment of cooling of a 54-rod bundle by in-bundle injection, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 250, 500-511.
  • Sahu, S. K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., (2010), An experimental investigation on the quenching of  a hot vertical heater by water injection at high flow rate, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 240, 1558-1568. 
  • Sahu, S. K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., How good is Goodman’s Heat Balance Integral Method for analyzing the rewetting of hot surfaces, Thermal Science, 13 (2009), 97-112. (Invited article).
  • Sahu, S. K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., A three-region conduction controlled rewetting analysis by the Heat Balance Integral Method, International Journal of Thermal Sciences48 (2009) 2100-2107.
  • Sahu, S. K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., Rewetting analysis of hot vertical surfaces with internal heat source by the Heat Balance Integral Method, Heat and Mass Transfer 44 (2008) 1247-1256.
  • Sahu, S. K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., Rewetting analysis of hot vertical surfaces with precursory cooling by the Heat Balance Integral Method, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer 130 (2008) 024504-(1-5).
  • Sahu, S. K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., A Comprehensive Analysis of Conduction Controlled Rewetting by the Heat Balance Integral Method, Int. Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 49 (2006) 4978-4986.

International Conferences

  • Santosh K. Sahu, Manish Kumar Agrawal, Rewetting of hot surfaces: Modeling and Experiments, Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power December 15-17, 2016, Allahabad, India. (Invited Thematic Talk Paper)
  • Avadhesh K. Sharma, Shubham K. Mishra, Mayank Modak, Saurabh Yadav, Akash K.Jain and Santosh K. Sahu, Experimental Investigation of Rewetting During Quenching of Hot Surface by Round Jet Impingement Using Aqueous Surfactants, Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016), December 15-17, 2016, Allahabad, India.
  • Mayank Modak, Avadhesh K. Sharma and Santosh K. Sahu, An comparative study on heat transfer characteristics of hot surface during impinging jet cooling using Al2O3-water and CuO-water nanofluids, Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016), December 15-17, 2016, Allahabad, India.
  • Hari Mohan Kushwaha, Poris Bharvath Raj and Santosh K. Sahu, Heat Transfer Analysis of Small Scale Gaseous Flows in Slip Flow Region, Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016), December 15-17, 2016, Allahabad, India.
  • Poris Bharvath Raj, Vishal Nirgude, Syed Junaid and Santosh K. Sahu, Theoretical Model to Predict the Bubble Departure Diameter In Nucleate Pool Boiling, Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016), December 15-17, 2016, Allahabad, India.
  • Saurabh Yadav, Avadhesh K. Sharma and Santosh K. Sahu, Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer and Friction Factor Characteristics of Annuli Formed by Smooth Inner Tube and Corrugated Outer Tube in Turbulent Flow, Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, (FMFP-2016), December 15-17, 2016, Allahabad, India.
  • Vishal Nirgude, Mayank Modak and Santosh K. Sahu, Experimental Investigation of Pool Boiling Characteristics of Isopropyl Alcohol on Smooth Copper and Aluminum Surface, Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016), December 15-17, 2016, Allahabad, India.
  • Mayank Modak, Vishal Nirgude, Avadhesh K. Sharma, Santosh K. Sahu, Experimental study on heat transfer characteristics circular jet impingement boiling on the variety of structured copper surfaces in stagnation zone, 24th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, June 26-30, 2016, Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC, USA.(Selected as qualified student award winner of the student paper competition)
  • Avadhesh K. Sharma, MayankModak, Santosh K. Sahu, Experimental investigation of rewetting during quenching of hot surface by round jet impingement using Al2O3–water nanofluids, 24th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, June 26-30, 2016, Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC, USA.
  • S.S Chougule, M. Modak and S.K. Sahu, Heat transfer characteristics of CuO-water nanofluids jet impingement on a hot surface, ASME 2016 5th Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer International Conference (MNHMT-2016), January 3-6, 2016, Biopolis, Singapore.
  • M. Modak, K. Garg, S. Srinivasan, A.K. Sharma and S.K.Sahu, Analysis of stagnation region heat transfer of two dimensional impinging jets on solid surfaces, Proceedings of the 1st ISHMT-ASTFE and 23rd National Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASTFE-2015), December 17-20, 2015, ISRO,Thiruvananthapuram, India.
  • M. Modak, S.Chougule, A.K. Sharma and S.K.Sahu, Experimental investigation to study the effect of CNT nanofluids on heat transfer characteristics of hot surface,Proceedings of the 1st ISHMT-ASTFE and 23rd National Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASTFE-2015), December 17-20, 2015, ISRO, Thiruvananthapuram, India.
  • M. Modak, A.K. Sharma, A. Jain, Ashok, S.S Chougule and S.K. Sahu, Heat transfer characteristics of hot surface using different surfactant additives in circular impinging jets, Proceedings of the 1st ISHMT-ASTFE and 23rd National Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASTFE-2015), December 17-20, 2015, ISRO,Thiruvananthapuram, India.
  • Chougule,S.S., andSahu, S.K., Heat Transfer Enhancements of Low Volume Concentration CNT/water Nanofluid and Wire Coil Inserts in a Circular Tube,5th International Conference on Advance in Energy Research (ICAER-2015), December 15-17, 2015, IIT Bombay, India.
  • Chougule,S.S., andSahu, S.K., Application of Paraffin Based Nanocomposite in Heat PipeModule for ElectronicEquipment Cooling, 5th International Conference on Advance in Energy Research(ICAER-2015), IIT Bombay, India, December 15-17, 2015, IIT Bombay, India.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu, S.K., Analysis of slip flow heat transfer between asymmetrically heated parallel plates, 13th International Conference on Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics (ICFDT-2015), Jan 19-20, 2015, London, UK.
  • Agrawal MK, Modak Mayank, Sahu SK, Heat transfer characteristics of hot surface using high alcohol surfactant by impinging liquid jet, 41st National Conference and 5th International conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2014), 2014, IIT Kanpur, India.
  • Agrawal MK, Modak Mayank, Satish Chandra, Palash Gupta, Santosh SK, An experimental investigation to analyze the heat transfer characteristics of hot surface by obliquely impinging liquid jet, 41st National Conference and 5th International conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2014), 2014, IIT Kanpur, India.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu S.K., Analysis of heat transfer in the slip flow region between parallel plates, 41st National Conference and 5th International conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2014), 2014, IIT Kanpur, India.
  • Chougule, S.S., and Sahu, S.K., An Integrated Effect of PCM and Nanofluid Charged Heat Pipe for Electronics Cooling, ASME 12th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels (ICNMM-2014), August 13-17, 2014, Illinois, Chicago, USA.
  • Agrawal MK, Garg Krati, Aditya Singh, Sahu SK, An analysis of a three-region conduction controlled rewetting of hot surface by variational method, Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Nuclear Engineering (ICONE-2014),July 7-11, 2014, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Shewale, S.P., Chougule, S.S., Sahu, S.K., and Pise, A.T., A Review of Heat Pipe with Nanofluid for Electronic Cooling, Proc. of 4th International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology (ICAET-2014), 2014, Nagapattiam, India.
  • Shewale, S.P., Chougule, S.S., Sahu, S.K., and Pise, A.T., A Review on Applications of PCM for Electronic Cooling, Proc. of 4th International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology (ICAET-2014), 2014, Nagapattiam, India.
  • Sandesh S. Chougule and Santosh K. Sahu, Performance Of Wickless Heat Pipe Flat Plate Solar Collectors Having Different Filling Ratios, 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India
  • Sandesh S. Chougule and Santosh K. Sahu, Comparison Of Augmented Thermal Performance Of CNT/Water And Al2O3/Water Nanofluids In Transition Flow Through A Straight Circular Duct Fitted With Helical Screw Tape Inserts, 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India
  • Sandesh S. Chougule and Santosh K. Sahu, Comparative Study Of Cooling Performance Of Automobile Radiator Using Al2O3/Water And CNT/Water Nanofluid, 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Sandesh S. Chougule and Santosh K. Sahu, Augmentation Of Convective Heat Transfer By Addition Of High-Alcohol Surfactant (HAS), 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu S.K., Analysis of second order slip flow heat transfer in micro tube, 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Hari Mohan and Sahu S.K., Anil Verma, Analysis of slip flow heat transfer between parallel plates with constant heat flux boundary conditions, 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Manish Kumar Agrawal, S.K. Sahu, Conduction controlled rewetting analysis of a hot surface by variational method,  22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Patil, N.D., Sahu, S.K., Das, P.K., Bhattacharyya, Rewetting of a single heater rod with and without counter current flow, 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Chougule S.S., Sahu S.K., Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer Augmentation in automobile radiator with CNT’s/water nanofluid, 4th ASME Micro/Nanoscale Heat & Mass Transfer International Conference (MNHMT-2013),December 11-14, 2013, Hong Kong, IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Chougule S.S., Sahu S.K., Pise T.A.,Performance enhancement of two phase thermosyphon solar water heater by using surfactant, 17th International Heat Pipe Conference (IHPC-2013), October 13-17, 2013, Kanpur, India, IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Sahu, S.K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S, Counter current flow limit for air and water in cold and heated condition, International Conference on Multiphase flow (ICMF-2013), May 26-31, 2013, Korea.
  • Sandesh Chougule and Santosh Kumar Sahu, Model of Heat Conduction in Hybrid Nanofluid, International conference on emerging trends in computing, communication and nano Technology (ICE-CCN-2013),March 25-26, 2013, India.
  • Sahu S.K. and Chandranan K., Assessment of Capability of Theoretical Correlations for Prediction of Pressure Drop of Fuel Pins with Grid Spacer, 9th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, Malta, (HEFAT-2012), July 22-26, 2012, Malta.
  • Sahu, S.K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., Rewetting analysis of hot tube with precursory cooling, 5th International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids (DSL-2009),24-26 June, 2009, Rome, Italy.
  • Sahu, S.K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., Rewetting analysis of hot solids with internal heat source, 8th ISHMT-ASME, Heat & Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), 2008, JNTU, Hyderabad, India.
  • Sahu, S.K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., Rewetting analysis of hot surfaces by the Heat Balance Integral Method, 3rd BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering (BSME-ASME), December 2006, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Sahu, S.K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., Rewetting analysis of a thin vertical tube by the Heat Balance Integral Method, International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, Acoustics, Heat Transfer and Electromagnetics, July 2006, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India.
  • Sahu, S.K., Das, P. K. and Bhattacharyya, S., Experimental Study to Investigate Quenching of a Vertical Thin Tube, 18th National & 7th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (ISHMT-ASME), January 2006, IIT Guwahati, India.

National Conferences

  • Satish Chandra, Palash Gupta, Manish K Agrawal, Santosh K Sahu, Heat Transfer Characteristics of an Obliquely Impinging Liquid Jet, 40th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, NIT Hamirpur, India, 2013
  • Santosh K Sahu, Manish K Agrawal, Application of Various Measurement Techniques to Analyze Rewetting of Hot Surfaces, The Institution of Engineers (India), All India seminar on Computer application in Engineering: Emerging trends and technologies, India, November 22-23, 2013 (Invited expert lecture article)
  • Sahu, S.K. and Sharma, G. K., Modeling of steam jet pump, 31st National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, Jadavpur University, India, 2004.

Activities

  • Editorial Board Member, ISRN Mechanical Engineering, Hindawai Publication, USA
  • Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME); Life Member, Indian Society for Heat and Mass transfer (ISHMT)
  • Reviewer of International Journals: International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (Elsevier), International communication in Heat Transfer (Elsevier),Nuclear Engineering and Design (Elsevier), International Journal of Thermal Science (Elsevier), Applied Thermal Engineering (Elsevier), Ocean Engineering (Elsevier), Resource-Efficient Technologies (Elsevier), Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics (Elsevier), Journal of King Saud University (Science) (Elsevier), Comptes Rendus Mecanique (Elsevier), Heat and Mass Transfer (Springer), Sadhana-Academy Proceedings in Engineering Science (Springer), Experimental Heat Transfer (Taylor and Francis), International Journal of Green Energy (Taylor and Francis), International Journal of Ambient Energy (Taylor and Francis), Chemical Engineering Communications (Taylor and Francis), Heat Transfer Engineering (Taylor and Francis), Thermal Science (International Scientific Journal), Defense Science Journal, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy (American Institute of Physics)

Contact

Indian Institute of Technology Indore
Khandwa Road, Simrol, Indore
Indore - 453552, Madhya Pradesh, India
Email: sksahu@iiti.ac.in 
Office: Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Laboratory, CSE-2 (101), Academic POD