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Faculty Profile

Mr. 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

  • Ph.D. (Pursuing) 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 – 02,
  • National Conference – 03

Number of Research Papers and Chapter in Book Published

  • International Journal–01 (Published), International Conference–02 (Published), National Conference–03 (Published), Chapter in Books – 00

International Journal

  • Kumar VikasTiwari A.K., Ghosh S. K., Application of nanofluids in plate heat exchanger: a review, Energy Conversion and Management, 105(2015) 1017-1036, Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 4.380, 5-year Impact factor: 4.512.
  • 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 Managementvol.118 (2016), pp 142-154, Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 4.380, 5-year Impact factor: 4.512.
  • Kumar V., Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S. K., Effect of variable spacing on performance of plate heat exchanger using nanofluids, Energy,vol.114 (2016), pp 1107-1119, Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 4.292, 5-year Impact factor: 4.810.

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,  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 Vikas., 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, (Accepted)
  • Kumar Vikas and Kumar S., Tribological investigations during precision forging of hollow polygonal disc, 7th International conference on Industrial Tribology (ICIT) 2010, December 2-4, 2010, SAIL Ranchi, pp40. 

National Conferences

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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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