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Faculty Profile

Dr. Vikas Kumar
Asstt. Professor
Institute of Engineering and Technology
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Contact Details:

Email: vikas.kumar@gla.ac.in

Contact Number: 09568022728

Area of Research Interest: Fluid Mechanics, Heat transfer, Plate heat exchanger (PHE) Nanofluids, CFD

 

Educational Qualification

2017       Ph.D. Indian Institute of Technology (ISM), Dhanbad

2013       M.Tech. (Thermal & Fluid Engineering)Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi      

2008        B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering)   UPTU Lucknow        

Professional Experience

  • 30.07.2013–Till Date Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering Department, GLA University, Mathura
  • 19.01.2009- 30.06.2111, Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering Department, GLA University, Mathura
  • 12.08.2008-31.12.2008, Lecturer Mechanical Engineering Department, Institute of Technology and management, Gorakhpur.

Academic Achievement and Awards

  • GATE 2011 Qualified

Membership of Professional Societies

  • Indian Society for Heat and Mass Transfer (ISHMT), Indian Institute of Technology Madras Campus, Chennai 600036 (INDIA)
  • National Society of Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power ( NSFMFP), IIT Bombay

 

Academic Supervision: Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.)

 

  • Prakash Tiwari, Krishna Mohan,Paritosh Kumar, Deepak Kumar and Vishal, Dehumidification in a evaporative cooler, at GLA University Mathura(Completed,2015)

 

Department Level Responsibilities

  • Member of Proctorial board
  • Class Advisor
  • Member of NAAC Committee

 

Conference Attended

International Conference – 03, National Conference – 03

Number of Research Papers and Chapter in Book Published

International Journal–03 (Published), International Conference–02 (Published), National Conference–03 (Published), Chapter in Books – 00

International Journal

  • Kumar V., Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S. K., Effect of variable spacing on the performance of plate heat exchanger using nanofluids, Energy, vol.114 (2016), pp 1107-1119,Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 4.520, 5-year Impact factor: 5.182.
  • Kumar V., Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S. K., Effect of chevron angle on heat transfer performance in plate heat exchanger using ZnO/water nanofluid, Energy Conversion and Management, vol.118 (2016), pp 142-154,Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 5.589, 5-year Impact factor: 5.472.
  • Kumar V.Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S. K., Application of nanofluids in plate heat exchanger: a review, Energy Conversion and Management, vol.105 (2015), pp 1017-1036,Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 5.589, 5-year Impact factor: 5.472.
  • Kumar V., Arun Kumar Tiwari and Subrata Kumar Ghosh,Implementation of nanofluids in plate heat exchanger: A Review, International Journal of Advance Research in Science and Engineering (IJARSE), Vol. No.4, Special Issue (02), ISSN-2319-8354(E)( 2015),461-468.(Impact factor 1.142)

International Conferences

  • Kumar V., Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S.K., Characterization and performance of nanofluids in plate heat exchanger, 5th International Conference of Materials processing and Characterization (ICMPC 2016), Materials Today Proceeding,vol. 4, Issue 2, pp 95-4136 (2017,Publisher: Elsevier (Scopus).
  • Kumar V.,Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S.K., Application of nanofluids in plate heat exchanger: An experimental investigation: Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, December 15-17, 2016, MNNITA, Allahabad, U.P., India
  • Kumar V.,Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S.K., Heat transfer augmentation in plate heat exchanger using nanofluid: 17th Indian Society of Mechanical Engineers (ISME) Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, IIT Delhi, India, October 3rd-4th, 2015.

National Conferences

  1. Kumar Vikas and Tiwari Arun Kumar, Applications and challenges of nanofluids, National Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering & Emerging Technologies (AMEET) 07 -08th April, 2012, KNIT, Sultanpur, pp33.
  2. Kumar Vikas and Tiwari Arun Kumar, Numerical investigation of plate heat exchanger, National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering(NCETMEE-12)12 -13th June, 2012, Integral University, Lucknow,pp34.
  3. Kumar Vikas Tiwari Arun Kumar, Ghosh Pradyumna and Sarkar Jahar, Energetic and exergetic performances of Al2O3/water nanofluid in plate heat exchanger, 22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, IIT Kharagpur, India.
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