Department of Applied Mechanics

Faculty (Prof.) Research/Area
Prof. Ajeet KumarNonlinear Elasticity Theory of Rods, Plates and Shells, Stability and Bifurcation; Crystal Elasticity, Computational Materials Science, Mechanics of Helical Nano-Structures (Carbon Nanotubes, DNA, Bio-Molecules, etc.), Multi-Objective Optimization.
Prof. Amitabh BhattacharyaFluid Mechanics, Fluid-Structure Interaction, Multi-phase Flows, Turbulence.
Prof. Anupam DewanComputational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer, LES, RANS, Partially-Averaged Navier-Stokes (PANS) approach, Turbulent Jet Impingement Heat Transfer, Turbulent Plume, Heat Transfer over a Square Cylinder, Heat Transfer Enhancement in Microchannel, Binary Alloy Solidification and Solar Distillation.
Prof. Arghya SamantaFalling Film Instability, Two Layer Channel Flow, Flow Transport through Porous Media.
Prof. Arjun SharmaCompressible Flows, Numerical Simulations, Large-eddy Simulation, Turbulent Flows and Acoustics.
Prof. B.P. PatelFinite Element Method, Plates & Shells, Composite Mechanics, Non-linear Dynamics, Post-buckling Analysis, Smart Structures, Continuum Damage Mechanics.
Prof. Gaurav SinghFracture Mechanics, Composites.
Prof. M.K. SinghaStability, Dynamics and Optimization of Structures, Composite Structures.
Prof. Murali R. CholemariTurbulent flows, Optical Flow Measurement, Applied Fluid Mechanics.
Prof. Pradyumna S.Structural Dynamics, Composite Structures, Functionally Graded Materials, Dynamic Stability.
Prof. Puneet MahajanFinite Element Methods, Composites and Low Velocity Impact Behaviour, Snow Mechanics.
Prof. S.N. SinghInternal Flows: Diffusers, Combustors & Pipe flow, Computational Fluid Dynamics of Internal Flows, Flow Instrumentation, Open Channel Flow.
Prof. S.V. VeeravalliExperimental Investigation of Turbulent Flows, Pollutant Dispersion, Stability Theory, Design Methodology of Dams.
Prof. Sanjeev SanghiNumerical and Analytical Studies of Turbulent Flows, Chaos and Dynamical Systems, Finite Element Method (FEM), Educational Software, Proper Orthogonal Decomposition.
Prof. Santosh KapuriaSmart Composite and Sandwich Structures, Functionally Graded Material (FGM) Structures, Piezo Thermos Elasticity, Active Vibration Control, Finite Element Method, Offshore Pipelines and Structures, Pressure Vessels.
Prof. Sawan S. SinhaCompressible Turbulence: Theory and Modeling, Hypersonic Flows, Turbulence-Chemistry Interactions, Partially-Averaged Navier-Stokes (PANS) Method, Boltzmann Equation-based Solvers.
Prof. Sitikantha RoySoft materials, Mechanobiology, Structural mechanics.
Prof. Souvik ChakrabortyDeep learning, Digital twin, Stochastic Mechanics, Stochastic Dynamics, Reliability Analysis, Design under uncertainty, Multi-scale systems, Inverse problems.
Prof. Suhail AhmadStructural Reliability, Structural Dynamics, Offshore Structures, Finite Element Applications.
Prof. Sushma SantapuriMathematical Modeling of Functional/Smart/Advanced Materials, Electrodynamics of Continua, Asymptotic Theories for Smart Composite Structures, Thermodynamics of Functional Materials, Rod and Plate Theories, Multiferroic Materials and Their Applications.
Prof. Vamsi K. ChalamallaComputational Fluid Dynamics, Ocean Modeling, Stratified Turbulence, Ocean Engineering.
Prof. Vikrant TiwariDigital Image Correlation, Dynamic Fracture Mechanics, Material characterization, Renewable Energy.