Dr. Chandramohan V.P.

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: vpcm80@nitw.ac.in,vpcm80@gmail.com

: 9676425800, 8332969329

Interests: (i) Computational Fluid Dynamics (ii) Convection and conduction heat transfer (iii) Drying and Simultaneous solution of heat and mass transfer (iv) Solar energy (v) Alternative fuels and Hydrogen fuel cell

 

1. Educational Qualifications (From Highest)

Degree

Specialization

University/Institute

Year

Ph. D.

Thermal Engineering (Convective drying of moist object)

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

2012

M. E.

Thermal Power Engineering

Annamalai University

2002

M. B. A. (P/T)

Project Management

Alagappa University

2009

B. E.

Mechanical Engineering

Manonmaniam Sundaranar Univ/Noorul Islam college of Engg.

2001

 

2. Professional Experience

Teaching (From latest position)

Designation

Organization

Period

From

To

Assistant Professor

NIT Warangal, Telangana, India.

Oct, 2013

Till date

HOD-Mech/ Associate Professor

Vel Tech Dr. RR & Dr. SR Technical University, Avadi, Chennai

June, 2013

Oct, 2013

Associate Professor

Jayamatha Engineering college, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari dist, Tamilnadu

Jul, 2012

May, 2013

Lecturer

Jaya Engineering College, Avadi, Chennai.

Jan, 2003

Dec, 2006

 

 

 

Course Taught Previously

Courses Handled previously

U.G. Theory

U. G. Laboratory

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat and mass transfer
  • Thermodynamics
  • Advanced Thermodynamics
  • Thermal engineering
  • Refrigeration and air conditioning
  • Power plant engineering
  • Engineering mechanics
  • Engineering graphics
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Fluid mechanics Lab
  • Thermal Engg Lab - I
  • Thermal Engg Lab - II

 

P.G. Theory

P. G. Laboratory

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Conduction heat transfer
  • Advanced thermodynamics
  • Finite Element methods for Thermal Engg.
  • CFD Lab

 

 

Courses currently being taught

U.G. Theory

U. G. Laboratory

  • Advanced Thermodynamics, 3rd Mech.
  • Alternate Source of Energy (Open Elective, 4th BTech)
  • Thermal Engineering Lab

 

 

Contributions in Teaching

  • Curriculum framing of M.Tech Machine Design, Production Engineering and CAD/CAM at Vel Tech Univ, Chennai, 2013.
  • Preparation of Thermal Engg I and II & Fluid mechanics laboratory manual, Vel Tech Univ, 2013
  • Establishment of new Fluid Mechanics Lab and Thermal Engineering Lab in Jaya Engineering College, Chennai, 2006.
  • Teaching aids developed for Thermal Engineering Lab, Jaya Engineering College, Chennai, 2006.

 

Publications

 Research Publications

Book Editor

1. C. S. P. Rao, G. Amba Prasad Rao, N. Selvaraj, P. S.C. Bose, V. P. Chandramohan, Mechanical Engineering for Sustainable Development, State-of-the-Art Research, Apple Academic, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, Hard copy ISBN: 9781771886819, pages: 398, Apr. 2018. 

Book Chapter

V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Estimation of equilibrium moisture content and drying time of potato during convective drying, Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power - Contemporary Research, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-2743-4_21, Springer, 205-213, 2016.

International Journals (SCI): 10

1. V.P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Three dimensional numerical modeling of simultaneous heat and moisture transfer in a moist object subjected to convective drying, International Journal of Heat Mass Transfer, Elsevier, 53, 4638-4650, 2010.

2. V.P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Design of an experimental set up for convective drying: Experimental studies at different drying temperature, Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer, 49(1), 31-40, 2013.

3. V.P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Experimental studies for convective drying of potato, Heat Transfer Engineering, Taylor & Francis, 35 (11-12), 2013.

4. Md. Ateeque, Udayraj, R. K. Mishra, V.P. Chandramohan, P. Talukdar, Numerical modeling of convective drying of food with spatially dependent transfer coefficient in a turbulent flow field, International Journal of Thermal Science, Elsevier, 78, 145-157, 2013.

5. Ashwani Upadhyay, Chandramohan V.P., Simultaneous heat and mass transfer model for convective drying of building material, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series C, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s40032-016-0260-y, 2016.

6. V.P. Chandramohan, Numerical prediction and analysis of a surface transfer coefficients on moist object during heat and mass transfer application, Heat Transfer Engineering, Taylor & Francis, 37(1), 53-63, 2016.

7. V.P. Chandramohan, Experimental Analysis and Simultaneous Heat and Moisture Transfer with Coupled CFD Model for Convective Drying of Moist Object, International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics, Taylor & Francis, 17: 59-71, 2016

8. Razatkumar Naik, Arun Sandeep G., Chandramohan V.P., Numerical Simulation for Freeze Drying of Skimmed Milk with Moving Sublimation Front using Tri Diagonal Matrix Algorithm, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, IF = 0.9,  SCI, 10 (3), 813-818, 2017.

9. Arunsandeep G., Abhay Lingayat, Razatkumar Naik, Chandramohan V.P., V.R.K. Raju, Numerical solution and it's analysis during solar drying of green peas, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series C, Springer, Accepted on 7th, 2017.

10. Abhay Lingayat, Chandramohan V.P., V.R.K. Raju, Design, Development and Performance of Indirect Type Solar Dryer for Banana Drying, Energy Procedia, Elsevier, 109 ( 2017 ) 409 - 416.

11. Sumit Kawale, Chandramohan V.P., CFD simulation of estimating critical velocity corresponding to critical shear stress for cleaning of flat soiled surface, Sadhana, Springer, Accepted on 1st May, 2017. 

12. Gone Rajasheker and Chandramohan V.P., Estimation of Initial Moisture Content of Agricultural Products by an ASTM Experimental Procedure, Indian Journal of Natural Sciences, SCI, IF = 1.22, Vol.8 / Issue 43 / Aug 2017, 12618-12622. 

13. Arunsandeep and V. P. Chandramohan, Numerical solution for temperature and moisture distribution of rectangular, cylindrical and spherical objects during drying, Journal of Engineering Physics and Thermophysics, Springer, Accepted on 11th July, 2017. 

14. Ramakrishna Balijepalli, Chandramohan V.P., K. Kiran Kumar, Performance parameter evaluation, materials selection, solar radiation with energy losses, energy storage and turbine design procedure for a pilot scale solar updraft tower, Energy Conversion and Management, Elsevier, IF = 5.6, 150 (2017) 451-462.

International Journals (Scopus Indexed): 4

1. V.P. Chandramohan, Prabal Talukdar, Deformation of potato during convective drying, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Scopus Indexed Journal, 592-594, ISSN 2728-2732, 2014.

2.  C. Prathap, V.P. Chandramohan and N. Zarzalis, Experimental investigation of reacting jet in cross flow stream of vitiated air at elevated pressures, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562, 9(26), 9124-9128, 2014.

3.  V.P. Chandramohan , C. Prathap, K. Kirankumar, PrabalTalukdar, CFD analysis and simultaneous solution of heat and moisture transfer during convective drying of moist object, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562, 10(8), 6152-6157, 2015.

4.  Kiran Kumar K, V.P. Chandramohan, Md. Abdulla Razzack, Ramesh Babu B,, Praveena Devi N., On the suitability of nanofluid as working fluid in Natural Circulation Loops, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research ISSN 0973-4562, 10(8), 6191-6195, 2015.

 

International Conferences: 21

1. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Numerical modeling of Heat and Mass Transfer during Forced Convective Drying of 3-D Moist Objects, 20th National and 9th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, January 4-6, 2010, IIT Bombay, India.

2. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Experimental studies for convective drying of potato, Proceedings on International conference on Thermal energy and environment, March 24-26, 2011, Kalasalingam University, Tamilnadu, India.

3. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Experimental investigation of convective drying of moist object in a convective drier, 21st National and 10th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, December 27-30, 2011, IIT Madras, India.

4. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Numerical prediction and effect of spatial surface transfer coefficients on moist food objects during convective drying, 2nd International Conference on Challenges in Biotechnology and Food Technology, Jan 9-10, 2012, Annamalai university, Tamilnadu, India.

5. V.P. Chandramohan, C. Prathap, K. Kiran Kumar, P. Talukdar, A CFD analysis and simultaneous solution of heat and moisture transfer in a moist object during convective drying, International conference on Modelling Optimization and Computing (ICMOC'14), Apr 10-11, 2014, Noorul Islam University, Tamilnadu.

6. K. Kiran Kumar, V.P. Chandramohan, Md. Abdulla Razzack, B. Ramesh Babu, N. Praveena Devi, On the suitability of nanofluid as working fluid in Natural Circulation Loops, International conference on Modeling Optimization and Computing (ICMOC'14), Apr 10-11, 2014, Noorul Islam University, Tamilnadu.

7. V.P. Chandramohan, Prabal Talukdar, Deformation of potato during convective drying, International Mechanical Engineering congress, IMEC 2014, Jun 13-15, 2014, NIT Tiruchi, Tamilnadu.

8. Ashwani Upadhyay, V.P. Chandramohan, Simultaneous solution of heat and moisture transfer during convective drying of building material, International conference on Innovations and Emerging trends in Mechanical Engineering, June 13, 2014, Nagarjuna College of Engg & Technology, Bangalore, India.

9. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Estimation of equilibrium moisture content and drying time of potato during convective drying,  5th International and 41th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power - FMFP 2014, Dec 12-14, 2014, IIT Kanpur.

10. Ashwani Upadhyay, Gautam Kumar Arya, V.P. Chandramohan, 2D numerical analysis of heat and mass transfer during drying of rectangular brick, 5th International and 41th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power - FMFP 2014, Dec 12-14, 2014, IIT Kanpur.

11. D. Ravichandra, Ravi Kumar Puli, V.P. Chandramohan,  K.Vijaya Kumar, An experimental study on utilization of esterified deccan hemp oil in Diesel engine, International conference on environment and energy, ICEE - 2014, Dec 15-17, 2014, JNTUH Hyderabad, India.

12. Pritam Kumar, D. Ravichandra, Chandramohan V.P., Ravi Kumar Puli, Performance evaluation on compressor for a turbocharged engine, Proceedings of ICAME-2015, 15th& 16th of October 2015, UCEV, Villupuram, Tamil Nadu.

13. Anirudh Saraiya, Chandramohan V.P. Mahesh Babu. M, Parametric study and optimization of rectangular fin array for electronic cooling application through natural convection heat transfer, Proceedings of the 23rd National Heat and Mass Transfer Conference and 1st International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference IHMTC2015, 17-20 December, 2015, Thiruvananthapuram, India.

14. Sumit Kawale, Chandramohan V.P., CFD simulation of estimating critical velocity corresponding to critical shear stress for cleaning of flat soiled surface, Proceedings of the 23rd National Heat and Mass Transfer Conference and 1st International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference IHMTC2015, 17-20 December, 2015, Thiruvananthapuram, India.

15. Shivam Bahuguna, Aman Kharya, Vivek Kumar Pandey, Chandramohan V.P., Numerical Evaluation of Lift and Estimation of Stall Angle in Turbulent Flow Condition for NACA0012 Airfoil, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Thermal, Energy and Environment, INCOTEE 2016, 25-26th Mar, 2016, Kalasalingam University, India.

16. Razatkumar Naik, Arun Sandeep G., Chandramohan V.P., Numerical Simulation for Freeze Drying of Skimmed Milk with Moving Sublimation Front using Tri Diagonal Matrix Algorithm, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Thermal, Energy and Environment, INCOTEE 2016, 25-26th Mar, 2016, Kalasalingam University, India.

17. Arunsandeep G., Abhay Lingayat, Razatkumar Naik, Chandramohan V.P., V.R.K. Raju, Temperature and Moisture Distribution of Spherical Object during Solar Drying: A Heat and Mass Transfer Numerical Model with Finite Difference Method, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Thermal, Energy and Environment, INCOTEE 2016, 25-26th Mar, 2016, Kalasalingam University, India.

18. Abhay Lingayat, Arunsandeep G., Chandramohan V.P., V.R.K.Raju, Review on Design and Performance of Indirect Type Solar Driers, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Thermal, Energy and Environment, INCOTEE 2016, 25-26th Mar, 2016, Kalasalingam University, India.

19. Ravichandra D., Ravi Kumar Puli., Chandramohan V.P., A Study on Biodiesel Characteristics of different alternative fuels,International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering, Science and Technology, ICRTEST 2016, 25th - 27th October, St. peter's Engineering College, Hyderabad, India.

20. Abhay Lingayat, Chandramohan V.P., V.R.K.Raju, Design, Development and Performance of Indirect Type Solar Dryer for Banana Drying, International Conference on Recent Advancement in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, RAAR 2016, 10-12 November 2016, CV Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India.

21. Ramakrishna Balijepalli, Chandramohan V.P., K. Kiran Kumar, Design and Performance Parameter Evaluation of a Pilot Scale Solar Updraft Tower, Proceedings of the 1st International and 18th ISME Conference, ISME-NITW 2017, February23rd - 25th, 2017, NIT Warangal, Warangal, India. 

National Conferences: 10

1. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Experimental investigation of convective drying: Measuring equilibrium moisture content and drying time of moist potato, Changing scenario of food science, technology and agricultural products, Nov. 11-12, 2011, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi (UP) and Bundelkhand Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Jhansi.

2. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Prediction of Temperature and moisture content distribution inside the moist object during convective drying by Finite Volume method, Proceedings of the NCRAAM-2012 Conference, February 18, 2012, ITM University, Gurgaon, Haryana.

3. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, Prediction of spatial surface transfer coefficients on the moist object during Convective drying by Numerical solution, National conference on recent trends in design, manufacturing and thermal science, NCRDMT'12, 22-23 March 2012, SRM University, Newdelhi.

4. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, A CFD analysis and simultaneous solution of heat and mass transfer during convective drying of moist object, Proceedings of MECHZEST'12, 14th Sep. 2012, Jayamatha Engineering college, Kanyakumari Dist, Tamilnadu.

5. V. P. Chandramohan and P. Talukdar, An experimental setup for convective drying of moist object, National level conference, Mahayantraa 2013, 1-2nd March 2013, Annai Vailankanni College of Engg, Kanyakumari Dist, Tamilnadu.

6. Anirudh Saraiya, Chandramohan V.P., A CFD analysis on rectangular fin heat sink: a parametric study with optimized values through response surface generation, 17th ISME Conference on 'Advances in Mechanical Engineering', October 3rd-4th, 2015, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauzkhas, New Delhi 110016.

7. Sumit Kawale, Chandramohan V.P., A turbulent model of water impinging on a flat surface for the application of cleaning in dishwasher,   17th ISME Conference on 'Advances in Mechanical Engineering', October 3rd-4th, 2015, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauzkhas, New Delhi 110016.

8. Gone Rajasheker, Chandramohan V.P., Initial moisture content of agricultural products, 42nd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, December 14-16, 2015, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal - 575025 (Karnataka), India.

9. Ravichandra D., Ravi Kumar Puli., Chandramohan V.P., Heat transfer analysis of a compressor on VGT turbocharger,National Symposium of Mechanical Engineering Research Scholars (NSMERS), 7thOctober 2016, NITW, Warangal, India.

10. Abhay Lingayat, Chandramohan V.P., V.R.K.Raju, Energy and Exergy Analysis of Solar Dryer System: Review, National Symposium of Mechanical Engineering Research Scholars, 7thOctober 2016, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Telangana State, India.

Other Publications: 3

1. V.P. Chandramohan, Indian System of Education - An Analysis, Yuva Engineers, International Journal & Magazine of Engg., Tech., Management and research, ISSN No: 2320-3706, 20th Dec, 2013. http://www.yuvaengineers.com/indian-system-of-education-an-analysis

2. V.P. Chandramohan, Select your area of research in Engineering Science, International Journal & Magazine of Engg., Tech., Management and research, ISSN No: 2348-4845, Vol. 1(5), pp. 10-11, May, 2014. http://www.yuvaengineers.com/Journal/

3. V.P. Chandramohan, Drying, International Journal & Magazine of Engg., Tech., Management and research, ISSN No: 2320-3706, Vol. 3(9), pp. 22-24, August, 2014. http://www.yuvaengineers.com/olaugust2014/DrVPChandramohan-5.pdf

PHDs Supervised

 

Guidance

Ph. D. :

Awarded                              -     Nil

Thesis Submitted            -    Nil  

In progress                          -    5

S. No.

Name of the Candidate

Thesis title

Status

(Ongoing /Completed)

Guide (s)

1

Mr. Ravichandra (Roll no: 714016)

Experimental and numerical analysis on turbocharged 4s, 4 cylinder diesel engine

Registered in June, 2014 (Ongoing)

Prof. Ravikumar Puli, Dr. Chandramohan V.P.

2

Mr. Abhay Bhanudas Lingayat (Roll no: 715031)

Solar drying of agricultural products

Registered in June, 2015 (Ongoing)

Dr. Chandramohan, Dr. VRK. Raju

3

Mr. Manoj Kumar Dundi

Experimental - micro fluidics

Registered in June, 2015 (Ongoing)

Dr. VRK. Raju, Dr. Chandramohan V.P.

4

Mr. Siva Kumar Reddy

Heating Ventilation and Air conditioning system

Registered in Jan, 2016 (Ongoing)

Dr. Karthick Balasubramaniam, Dr. Chandramohan V.P.

5

Mr. Balijepalli Ramakrishna (Roll.No.716134)

Solar Updraft power plant

Registered in July, 2016 (Ongoing)

Dr. Chandramohan V.P., Dr. K. Kirankumar


M. Tech. : Completed: 8,  Ongoing: 2

S. No.

Name of student

Title of thesis

Academic Year

10Mr. A. Yaswanth Kumar (Roll No: 163601, MTech Thermal Engg.)Flow analysis and performance study of a solar updraft tower 2017-18
9Mr. Manbodh Kumar Mishra (Roll no. 16709, MTech Automobile Engg.)Numerical analysis on heat transfer enhancement in a LED light.2017-18
8Mr. Akash Chauhan (Roll No: 153619,  MTech Thermal Engg., NITW)Numerical and experimental analysis of freeze drying2016-17

7

Mr. Satyapal Yadav (Roll No: 153621, MTech Thermal Engg., NITW)

Thermal Energy storage device for Solar drier

2016-17

6

Mr. ARUN SANDEEP G, (Roll No: 143602, MTech Thermal Engg., NITW

Numerical and experimental analysis on drying of food products using solar dryer

2015-16

5

Mr. RAZAT KUMAR NAIK (Roll No: 143613, MTech Thermal engg., NITW

A coupled heat and mass transfer numerical model with moving boundary problem and experimental analysis for freeze drying of food products

2015-16

4

Mr. PRITAM KUMAR

 (Roll No: 143714, MTech Automobile Engg.)

Performance analysis of centrifugal compressor for an automotive turbocharger: a theoretical approach

2015-16

3

Mr. Sumit Vasant Kawale (MTech., Thermal, NITW)

Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations for Enhancement of Wash Performance in Corners of Upper Rack of Dishwashers

2014-15

2

Mr. Anirudh Saraiya (MTech., Automobile, NITW)

Parametric study and optimization of rectangular fin heat sink used for electronic cooling applications

2014-15

1

Mr. Selvaraj, Anna University, Nagercoil

Experimental and Numerical analysis of heat flow through a metal  rod

2012-13

 

 

B. Tech. : 10 Nos.

Workshops/Conferences

 

Conferences/STTP/ Seminars/Workshops/Training Programmes Organized: 07

 

S. No

Topic

Funding Agency

Period

1

Technical Symposium

Jaya Engineering College, Chennai

Dec. 2006

2

Faculty Development program as a Co-Convener

Jaya Engineering College, Chennai

Mar., 2006

3

'Indo German Winter Academy 2012',  at IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi

2-15th Feb, 2012

4

National conference on 'Changing Scenario of Mechanical Engineering and Technology', as a CONVENER

Jayamatha Engineering College, Kanyakumari Dist, Tamilnadu

14th Sep., 2012

5

Workshop on 'CNC Programming and ANSYS practice' was conducted as a CONVENER

Vel Tech Univ., Avadi, Chennai

7-8th Aug, 2013

6

Workshop on 'Under Actuated Robotic System' was conducted as a Convenor

Vel Tech Univ., Avadi, Chennai

17th Aug, 2013

7

National workshop on Advances in Sustainable Energy Studies (ASES-2014) as a member

TEQIP-II/COE, NIT Warangal

1 - 2nd Nov, 2014

8

1st International and 18th National ISME Conference on Mechanical Engg., Enabling Sustainable Development

TEQIP-II- NIT Warangal, BrahMos, DRDO, DRDL, TESTO

23-25th Feb., 2017

 

11. STTP/ Seminars/Workshops/Training Programmes Attended: 9

 

S. No

Topic

Institute

Period

1

1 week In-Plant Training at Tamilnadu State Transport corporation

Madurai, Division-III Ltd., Nagercoil, Tamilnadu

14th - 18th Dec, 1999.

2

Faculty Development program on Thermal Engineering.

Jaya Engineering college, Chennai.

Mar., 2006

3

Lecture series on 'Industry Academia cooperation in R&D: Some important factors for success & Successful approaches for Ph.D research completion'

Explorer group, IIT Delhi.

14th Sep, 2009.

4

Workshop on 'Business on E-Waste management'

Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME), Govt. of India, GST Road, Guindy, Chennai.

11th Aug, 2013.

5

Induction Training programme on 'Teaching Methodologies for Effective learning'

TEQIP-II, NIT Warangal

5-9th Feb, 2014.

6

Workshop on Open Source Software (OSS-NITW-2014)

TEQIP-II, NIT Warangal

14-15th Mar 2014.

7

Two week main workshop on Fluid Mechanics, Sponsored by MHRD - Govt. of India

Conducted by IIT Kgp, Centre: NITW

20 - 30th May, 2014

8

National workshop on Advances in Sustainable Energy Studies (ASES-2014)

TEQIP-II/COE, NIT Warangal

1 - 2nd Nov, 2014

9

2 Day awareness and training workshop on Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCS)  MOODLE platform for enhanced learning

Electronics and ICT Academy, NIT Warangal

17-18th July, 2015

 

12. Expert Lectures Delivered: 13

S. No

Topic

Institute

Period

1

Applications of Thermodynamics

Vel Tech Polytechnic, Avadi, Chennai

16th July 2013

2

Maintaining a platform for effective research work

Jayamatha Engg College, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu

24th July, 2012

3

CFD Applications in energy and environmental sectors

ICMOC-14, NICHE, Kanyakumari Dist., Tamilnadu

10th April 2014.

4

Finite Element Methods for Thermal Engineering

NICHE, Kanyakumari Dist, Tamilnadu.

28th Aug, 2014

5

Convective drying of moist object in National workshop on (ASES-2014)

 

Dept. of Mech. Engg., NIT Warangal, Telangana.

1 - 2nd Nov, 2014

6

Numerical solution of convective drying of moist object - A Finite Volume approach,  Short term training program on Advanced numerical methods in Fluid dynamics,

Dept. of Mathematics, NIT Warangal.

17-19th Apr, 2015.

7

Thermodynamics & its practical applications. 

Prince Dr. K. Vasudevan College of Engineering & Technology, Ponmar, Chennai - 600 127

8th July, 2015

8

CFD and its applications on drying of food products

St. Peter's University, Avadi, Chennai

8th July, 2015

9

CFD and its applications on solar drying of food products: on the event of FDP Programme on 'Future Trends in Green Energy'.   

Alagappa Chettiar College of Engg. and Tech., Karaikudi, 18-24th July 2016.

presented on 22nd July 2016

10

Sources and applications of green energy on the event of FDP Programme on Future Trends in Green Energy.     

Alagappa Chettiar College of Engg. and Tech., Karaikudi, 18-24th July 2016.

presented on 23rd July 2016

11

Practical Problems in Transient Heat Conduction

Vel Tech Dr. RR & Dr. SR University, Avadi, Chennai, Tamilnadu

14th February 2017

12Thermodynamics & Its Practical Applications

SA Engineering College, Veeraraghavapuram,  Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600 077

14th February 2017
13

Discretization Procedures and Numerical Solution for Simultaneous Heat and Mass Transfer Equations

Vel Tech Dr. RR & Dr. SR University, Avadi, Chennai, Tamilnadu (27th Dec. to 1st Mar., 2017)

1st March, 2017
14

Heat transfer through extended surfaces, heat conduction with heat generation and transient heat conduction, Faculty Development Program on Heat Transfer, 5 - 7th June 2017

ZEAL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING,  NARHE, PUNE, 5 - 7th June 2017

 5 - 7th June 2017

 

13. Resource judge/Session Chair : 4

S. No

Topic

Institute

Period

1

RESOURCE JUDGE for National level conference, Mahayantra' 13

Annai Vailankanni College of Engg., Kanyakumari Dist, Tamilnadu

2nd Mar, 2013

2

Session Chair for ICMOC-2014.

ICMOC-14, NICHE, Kanyakumari Dist., Tamilnadu

10th April 2014.

3

Chair Person for ICAME 2015

Anna University Villuppuram, Villuppuram, Tamilnadu.

15-16th Oct, 2015

4

Requisition for 'Syllabi review' on subjects, (i) Gas dynamics and jet propulsion and (ii) Thermal Engg.

Kalasalingam University, India.

18th Feb, 2016.

Projecrs

 Sponsored Research Projects

S. No.

Project Title

Funding Agency

Amount

(Rs. Lakh)

Status (Ongoing/Completed)

Investigator (s)

1

Estimation of initial moisture content of moist objects

MHRD - RSG, NIT Warangal

 5.3

 Completed on Dec 2015

 Dr. Chandramohan V.P.

2

Design and Development of a Solar Updraft Power Plant

DST - SERB

 30.06 Approved on Mar., 2017 (Ongoing) Dr. Chandramohan V.P.

Awards and Honors

 

Honors/Awards

  • DST-SERB Empowerment Scheme Award - Dec., 2016
  • 'ScienceDirect TOP 25 Hottest Articles award' for IJTS, Elsevier manuscript, 2014.  

  • Gold medalist for ME (Thermal Power) from Annamalai University.

  • Dr. S. Sathik prize from Annamalai Univ. for M.E. First Rank (CGPA 9/10)

  • School First mark in S.S.L.C and Class First mark in H.S.C.

 

Editor of journals/magazines

           1. IOSR - Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), ISSN: 2278-1684.
           2. International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering (IJMPE) - International Reviewer Board, ISSN: 2320-2092

           3. International Journal and Magazine of Engineering, Technology, Management and Research - A product of Yuva Engineers, ISSN: 2348-4845.

 

Memberships in Professional Bodies

  1. Life Member of Indian Society for Heat and mass transfer (ISHMT) - ISHMT No: 824
  2. Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) - LM 87388
  3. The Institution of Engineers (India) - Member (No: M-1509165)

 

Reviewer of Journals:

i) Energy, Publisher: Elsevier, Denmark

ii) Heat and mass transfer, Publication: Springer, Germany.

iii) Heat Transfer Engineering, Publication: Taylor & Francis, Stillwater, USA.

iv) Journal of Institution of Engineers - Series C (India) - Springer, India.

v) Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E - Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, SAGE Publications, New York.

vi) Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, SCI, Iran, IF: 0.8

 

Any other Information
  1. BOS Member at Vel Tech University, 2013
  2. Resource Judge for National Conference, Mahayantraâ - 2013 on 1-2nd Mar, 2013
  3. Chaired for Faculty recruitment at Jayamatha Engineering College, Tamilnadu, 2012

 

 

Additional Responsibility

 

Additional Responsibilities

a. Department Level

  • Served as a HOD/Mech Dept at Vel Tech Univ, Chennai from June-Oct, 2013
  • Served as a Coordinator for NBA Accreditation in Vel Tech Univ, Chennai, June-Oct, 2013.
  • Worked for NBA Accreditation (Criteria - IV, V and X) for B.Tech Mech. (in VTU on June to Oct 2013, in NITW on Jan to June, 2015), M.Tech. Thermal Engg. (July to Dec 2015), M.Tech. Automobile NITW, (Jan - June, 2016)
  • Refrigeration and Air conditioning Lab In-charge, MED/NITW from 24/10/2014  
  • B.Tech Final Year Project Co-ordinator, June 2016 to July 2017 (2013-17 Batch)
  • Mechanical Engineering Department Time table In-charge from 28/04/2017 

 

 

b. Institute Level

  • Hostel warden from July 2004 to June 2005 at Jaya Engg College, Chennai.
  • Member of Centre of Excellence (COE) in NITW from 17/10/2014
  • Member of Admission Committee in NITW (15/05/2017 to 04/08/2017)