IIT GOA

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY GOA
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान गोवा

 School of Mechanical Sciences

Dr. Anirudha Ambekar (anirudha@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Experimental combustion diagnostics, Propellant characterization, Analytic combustion, Chemical kinetics, Ageing of energetic materials, Pollution reduction and optimization of energy conversion systems, Alternative fuels, and Sustainable combustion.
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Dr. Arindam Das (arindam@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Interfacial Science: Wettability, Adhesion, Nucleation and Heat Transfer at Interface. Nanoparticle and Colloid Synthesis, Active Nano Fluids, Biomimicry, EMI Shielding, Nanoparticle Polymer Composites, Microfluidics.
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Dr. Ashish Bhateja (ashish@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Mechanics of granular materials; Computational mechanics; Discrete element and continuum modelling of granular media; Appropriate technology for rural areas
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Prof. B K Mishra (bk@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Director
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Particulate Materials, Discrete element methods (DEM), Appropriate Technology
Address: Director Office, Admin Block, Main Building

Dr. Ponnulakshmi VK (ponnu@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Radiative heat transfer, High Reynolds number flows, Atmospheric Science, Bio-fluid dynamics
Address: Faculty cabin, Computer Lab, IT Building

Dr. Rajesh S. Prabhu Gaonkar (rpg@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Professor (on Deputation)
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Fuzzy Set Applications in Reliability Engineering, Fuzzy Set Applications in Maintenance Engineering, Transportation Models and its Variants, Multi-Attribute Decision Making.
Address: Mechanical Engineering Department Goa College of Engineering Farmagudi, Ponda-Goa-403401

Dr. Rudra Narayan Roy (rudra@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Turbulent reacting flows, modelling of turbulent combustion, conditional moment closure model, flamelet models, direct numerical simulation
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Dr. Sachin Dnyandeo Kore (sachin@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Associate Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Electromagnetic Manufacturing and Advanced Welding Processes
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Dr. Sudhakar Yogaraj (sudhakar@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Computational mechanics, Fluid-structure interaction, Bio-inspired fluid dynamics, and Passive flow control
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Dr. Thaseem Thajudeen (thaseem@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Characterization of aerosol and colloidal nanoparticles, Brownian dynamics based modeling of analytical ultracentrifugation, Electrical mobility based characterization of nanoparticles, Population balance modeling, Monte Carlo methods.
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Visiting / Adjunct Faculty


Prof. Dhirendra Bahadur (dhirendra@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Adjunct Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Nano structured materials, Magnetic materials, Nano-biotechnology, Magnetic materials at nano scale for bio medical and other applications, Photomagnetism, Magnetoresistive materials, Dilute magnetic semiconductors, Electronic ceramics, Novel synthetic methods including self assembly and LBL techniques
Address: Admin Block, IIT Goa

Prof. G. V. Prabhu Gaonkar (gvprabhu@iitgoa.ac.in)
Designation: Visiting Professor
Broad Area of Expertise: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests:
Address: Visiting faculty room, Admin Block, Main Building