Best Paper Award

Congratulations to the presenting authors Kumar Nishant Ranjan Sinha and other co-authors for receiving the Prof. P. K. Sarma Best Paper Award during the 25th National and 3rd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC) organised at IIT Roorkee between 28-31 December 2019.

Paper title: Title: Acoustic feedback controlled pool boiling of aqueous surfactant solutions, Authors: Durgesh Ranjan, Kumar Nishant Ranjan Sinha, Md. Qaisar Raza, Nirbhay Kumar, and Rishi Raj

Keynote Lecture @ IHMTC

Dr. Rishi Raj delivered a Keynote Lecture during the 25th National and 3rd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference(IHMTC) organized at IIT Roorkee between 28-31 December 2019. The title of the talk was "Boiling with foaming solutions for earth and microgravity applications".

New Project: Core Research Grant - SERB

Our project proposal titled "Development of an Ionic Liquid Based Ultra-High Heat Dissipation Module for Energy Efficient Boiling Systems" has been recommended for funding through the Core Research Grant Scheme of SERB.

Invited Lecture @ URSC ISRO

Dr. Rishi Raj delivered an Invited Lecture during the Structured Training Programme (STP) on 'GenNext Spacecraft Systems & Technologies' organized at URSC, ISRO on 19 December 2019. The title of talk was "Passive Heat Spreader for Hotspot Mitigation."

INSA Medal for Young Scientists

Received the Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Medal for Young Scientists for the year 2019 from Prof. Ajay K. Sood at the 85th Anniversary Meeting of the academy organised at CSIR NIO, Goa on 18 December 2019. The medal citation reads "For developing innovative techniques for significantly enhancing phase-change heat transfer in zero gravity environments." My students in the Thermal and Fluid Transport Laboratory (TFTL) deserve the true credit for this recognition.

Durga successfully defends Phd Thesis

Congratulations to DURGA PRASAD GHOSH for successfully defending the PhD thesis on October 17, 2019. Best wishes to him for all future endeavours. Dr. GHOSH is the second PhD from TFTL.

DST-RFBR Joint Project Recommended

Our DST-RFBR joint project proposal with Dr. Dmitry Zaitsev from Kutateladze Institute of Thermophysics, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences Novosibirsk, has been recomemnded for support. We look forward to jointly identifying the suitable surface active additives for enhancing flow boiling heat transfer. [List of selected projects]

New Paper in ICHMT

Congratulations to Durga, Deepak, and Anurag for publishing in International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer.

Convocation 2019

Qaisar receiving the PhD degree during the 7th Convocation, 2019.

UAY research presented at TechEX

Sunil and Rahul present the outcomes of the UAY project at TechEX attended by Honorable Minister of Human Resource and Development at IIT Delhi.

Best M.Tech. Project 2017-2019

Congratulations to Anurag and Rabindranath (PI:Dr. Ajay D. Thakur, Department of Physics) for best M.Tech. Thesis award.

First PhD from TFTL

Congratulations to Md. Qaisar Raza for successfully defending his PhD work.

Biomass-gasification-based Hot Water Generation Work Published in Energy

Congratulations to Sunil, Rahul, and Chaitanya for publishing in Energy.

Qaisar and Nirbhay Published in Soft Matter

Congratulations to Qaisar and Nirbhay for publishing in Soft Matter.

Ionic Liquid Work Published in JML

Congratulations to Nirbhay and Qaisar for publishing in Journal of Molecular Liquids.

Proposal Recommended for Gaganyaan

Our proposal entitled "Passive two-phase heat spreader for hotspot mitigation in microgravity of space" against the call of the 'Announcement of Opportunity' (AO) released by ISRO to test our recently developed device for electronic cooling in microgravity environment has recommended for the second unmanned flight (tentative) of the Gaganyaan programme.
Team: Dr. Rishi Raj (PI), Md. Qaisar Raza (Research Scholar), Nirbhay Kumar (Research Scholar)

Boiling Acoustics work Published in IJHMT

Congratulations to Nishant, Durgesh, Qaisar, and Nirbhay for publishing in International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.

Best Presentation and Best Poster Award: Research Scholars’ Day 2019

Congratulations to Nirbhay for the best presentation and Alok for the best poster award during the 2019 Research Scholars Day, IIT Patna.

Another Paper related to Boiling of Foaming Solutions Published in IJTS

Congratulations to Qaisar and Nirbhay for publishing in International Journal of Thermal Sciences