Assistant Professor, Department of Power Engineering
Jadavpur University,
Salt Lake Campus, Block - LB 8, Sector - III,
Kolkata - 700106,
West Bengal, India
PH:033 23355813
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Curriculum Vita


Ph.D. 2016 Jadavpur University
M.E. 2008 Jadavpur University
B.E. 2004 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (1)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University, Power Engineering Department Assistant Professor 2019, 27th June to Till Date
Industrial Experience (3)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
ArcelorMittal Design & Engineering Centre Deputy Manager & head of Utility, Enviro & Energy Division for various Projects 2014, 20th March to 2019, 26th June
Thermax Limited, Power Division Assistant Manager - Utility & Energy Division for various Projects 2010, 1st November to 2014, 19th March
Development Consultants Pvt. Ltd. Senior Design Engineer (Utility) 2004, 21st June to 2009, 24th December
Field of Specialization
Thermal and Fluid Science
Courses Taught/Teaching
UG Level:
Power Plant Cycles and Systems, Power Plant Auxiliaries, Steam Generator, Heat Transfer.

PG Level:
Heat and Mass Transfer, Combustion Technology.
Research Area
His research interests include (not limited to)
Convective heat transport: Buoyancy driven convection, Heat transfer augmentation, Electro-thermo convection, Magnetohydrodynamic (MHD), Thermomagnetic convection, Entropy generation, Heat transfer in porous media.
Heat and mass transfer applications: Single and Multiphase flow.
Microfluidics: Nanofluids/Hybrid nanofluid flow, Microchannel flow, Heat transfer augmentation.
Bioconvection: Thermo-fluid behavior in biomedical applications.
Assistant Professor, Jadavpur University: since 2019 to till date.

Industrial Engineering and R&D experience: more than twelve years.
Conference Papers Published (44)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Effect of non-uniform heating on thermal performance of an enclosure filled with nanofluid Materials Today: Proceedings 2022 A. Saha, N. Biswas, N. K. Manna and K. Ghosh doi:10.1016/j.matpr.2022.01.062, vol. 56-179-185
Thermal analysis of buoyancy-driven flow in a square enclosure filled with porous medium Materials Today: Proceedings 2022 A. Saha, N. Biswas, N. K. Manna, and K. Ghosh doi:10.1016/j.matpr.2022.02.451, vol. 63-185-191
Thermal management with localized heating on enclosure s wall during thermal convection using different fluids Materials Today: Proceedings 2022 A. Saha, N. Biswas, K. Ghosh, and N. K. Manna doi:10.1016/j.matpr.2021.09.069., vol 52-391-397
Analysis of nanofluid based natural convection in a square cavity applying corner heating and cooling IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, IOP Publishing 2021 A. Saha, N. Manna, and K. Ghosh doi:10.1088/1757-899X/1080/1/012049, vVol. 1080 (1)-012049
Electro-thermal convection in a rectangular enclosure International Conference on Innovations in Thermo-Fluid Engineering and Sciences [ICITFES-2020], NIT Rourkela 2020 N. Biswas, N. K. Manna, A. Datta 13692-1-6
Journal Papers Published (26)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Role of obstructing block on enhanced heat transfer in a concentric annulus Waves in Random and Complex Media 2022 A. Saha, A. Chakravarty, K. Ghosh, N. Biswas, and N. Manna doi:10.1080/17455030.2022.2106386, -1-25
Analysis of geometrical shape impact on thermal management of practical fluids using square and circular cavities The European Physical Journal Special Topics 2022 A. Saha, N.K. Manna, K. Ghosh and N. Biswas doi: 10.1140/epjs/s11734-022-00593-8, vol. 231(13-14)-2509-2537
Identifying improved microchannel configuration with triangular cavities and different rib structures through evaluation of thermal performance and entropy generation number Physics of Fluids 2020 P. Sikdar, A. Datta, N. Biswas, D. Sanyal 32-1-16
Impact of side injection on heat removal from truncated conical heat-generating porous bed: thermal non-equilibrium approach Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry 2020 A. Chakravarty, N. Biswas, K. Ghosh, N. K. Manna, A. Mukhopadhyay, S. Sen -1-20
MHD convection in a partially-driven cavity with corner heating SN Applied Sciences 2019 M. K. Mondal, N. Biswas, N.K. Manna 1:1689-1-19
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

ArcelorMittal Consistent Performer 2018
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (1)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Abhinav Saha Constraint-based Analysis for Comparison of Thermal Performance in Various Buoyancy-driven Enclosures Dr. Koushik Ghosh, Dr. Nirmalendu Biswas Ongoing 2023
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (0)
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (1)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

International and National Academic Networking and Collaboration from JU-RUSA Networking scheme. Title of the work- Transport analysis of dispersed phase flows for energy applications Prof. Kausik Sarkar (Ph.D.) Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Dept. George Washington University 2020
InviteLectures (0)
Membership Of Learned Societies (2)

The Indian Society for Heat and Mass Transfer - ISHMT (life member)
The Institution of Engineers (India) - IEI (life member)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Orientation program organized for first year UG students (Department of Power Engineering) - 2019 - 2020 batches 2019
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (0)
Session chaired (1)
Program Name Session Title Organised By Venue Year

25th National and 3rd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC-2019), IIT Roorkee Computational Fluid Dynamics Department of Mechanical Engineering IIT Roorkee 2019
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Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)