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  • Prof P Muthukumar

  • Professor
  • Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Publications 2002 - 2023

Publications

  • 139
    Journal Articles
  • 6
    Book Chapter
  • 3
    Book
  • 142
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 5
    Review
  • 2
    Editorial
  • 2
    Other
  • 17
    Projects
  • 15
  • 4
  • 98

Citations / H-Index

3466 Citations
35 h-index
3145 Citations

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Co-author Network


Expertise

Mechanical Engineering

Coupled heat and mass transfer analysis; Metal hydride based thermal machines, Conventional and Non-conventional refrigeration systems

Personal Information

Prof P Muthukumar

Male
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Guwahati, Assam, India - 781039


Experience

  • Professor

    Department of Mechanical Engineering

    Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati


Qualification

  • PhD

    IIT MADRAS

  • Ph.D


Honours and Awards

2019

Eminent Engineer 2019

“The Institution of Engineers (India)”, Assam State Centre

2017

Fulbright-Nehru Academic & Professional Excellence Award (Teaching & Research) 2017

Indo - U.S. Science and Technology Forum. Visited Wichita State University, USA

2017

National Award in Mechanical Engineering Design

National Design & Research Forum (NDRF) of Institute of Engineers (India)

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2019

Eminent Engineer 2019

“The Institution of Engineers (India)”, Assam State Centre

2017

Fulbright-Nehru Academic & Professional Excellence Award (Teaching & Research) 2017

Indo - U.S. Science and Technology Forum. Visited Wichita State University, USA

2017

National Award in Mechanical Engineering Design

National Design & Research Forum (NDRF) of Institute of Engineers (India)

2016

President, Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE)

Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), Guwahati sub-chapter

2015

President (Elect)

Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), Guwahati

2015

Er. M.P. Baya National Award 2015 for outstanding Mechanical Engineer

Institution of Engineers (India), Udaipur.

2015

Fellow, Institute of Engineers (India)

Institute of Engineers (India)

2014

Bhaskara Advanced Solar Energy Fellowship (BASE Fellowship)

Indo - U.S. Science and Technology Forum. Visited Clean Energy Research Centre, University of South Florida, USA

2012

DAAD Research Awards

Germany

2012

Young Engineer Award

Senior Engineers Forum of Greater Guwahati.

2011

Represented India in Spain at Indo-Spain joint Workshop on Renewable Energy

Indo-Spain joint Workshop on Renewable Energy

2010

IEI Young Engineer Award -2010

Institute of Engineers (India)

2010

DAAD Research Awards

Germany

2008

DAAD Research Awards

Germany

2007

SERC Fast Track Project Grant -2007 for Young Scientist

Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi.

2000

DST – DAAD Fellowship for visiting University of Stuttgart

University of Stuttgart, Germany

Commission Member from India to work with the International Institute of Refrigeration

(IIR) commission in different fields of refrigeration

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2020

Performance, Techno-Economic and Enviro-Economic Analyses on Forced Convection Mixed Mode Solar Cabinet Dryer

Dr Jasinta Poonam Ekka, IIT

2020

Performance and Feasibility Assessment of Porous Radiant Burner aided Cook Stoves for LPG, Biogas and Waste Cooking Oil

Dr Lav Kumar Koushik, IIT

2020

Performance and Feasibility Assessment of Porous Radiant Burner aided Cook Stoves for LPG, Biogas and Waste Cooking Oil

Dr Vigneshwaran, IIT

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2020

Performance, Techno-Economic and Enviro-Economic Analyses on Forced Convection Mixed Mode Solar Cabinet Dryer

Dr Jasinta Poonam Ekka, IIT

2020

Performance and Feasibility Assessment of Porous Radiant Burner aided Cook Stoves for LPG, Biogas and Waste Cooking Oil

Dr Lav Kumar Koushik, IIT

2020

Performance and Feasibility Assessment of Porous Radiant Burner aided Cook Stoves for LPG, Biogas and Waste Cooking Oil

Dr Vigneshwaran, IIT

2019

Experimental and Numerical Investigations on Sensible Heat Storage Systems

Dr C.H. Chandra Rao, IIT

2019

Experimental and Numerical Investigations on Sensible Heat Storage Systems

Dr B. Kiran Naik, IIT

2019

Development and testing of solar dryers with integrated thermal energy storage for drying of medicinal herbs and high value agricultural products

Dr D.V.N. Lakshmi, IIT

2017

Experimental and Numerical Investigations on the Development and Optimization of Shell-and-Tube Type Latent Heat Storage System

Dr Hakeem Niyas, IIT

2017

Development and Performance Investigation of a Solar Dryer Integrated with a Latent Heat Storage

Dr Deva Kanta Rabha, IIT

2017

Development and Performance Analysis of Self-Aspirated Porous Radiant Burners for Kerosene Pressure Stove

Dr Gyan Sagar Sinha, IIT

2016

Thermal Comfort Analysis of Building with Emphasis on Roof Types

Dr. L. G. Kiran Kumar, IIT

2016

Development Of Self-Aspirated Two-Layer Porous Radiant Burners For LPG Cooking Applications

Dr. Niraj Kumar Mishra, IIT

2015

Studies on Metal Hydride Based Hydrogen Storage Device

Dr. S. Anbarasu, IIT

2014

Studies on metal hydride based heat transformer.

Dr. B. Satya Sekhar, IIT

2011

Thermal modeling and performance investigations of metal hydride based heat pump.

Dr. A. Satheesh, IIT

2010

Development and performance analysis of porous radiant burners for cooking applications.

Dr. V. K. Pantangi , IIT

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Membership In Professional Bodies

Institute of Engineers (India)

Fellow

The Institution of Engineers (India)

Chartered Engineer

Indian Society of Heat and Mass Transfer

Life Member

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Institute of Engineers (India)

Fellow

The Institution of Engineers (India)

Chartered Engineer

Indian Society of Heat and Mass Transfer

Life Member

Indian Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air-conditioning Engineers

Life Member

Indian Society of Solar Energy

Life member

International society for Energy, Environment and Sustainability

Life member

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Research Projects

DST – IIT Bombay Energy Storage Platform on Hydrogen

Funding Agency : SERB, DST

Metal hydride materials and systems for the increase of efficiency in renewable and hydrogen energy

Funding Agency : BRICS Multilateral Research and Development Projects

Design and development of energy efficient and environment friendly LPG and Kerosene cooking stoves with Porous Radiant Burners for household and large-scale cooking applications.

Funding Agency : IMPRINT - MHRD

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DST – IIT Bombay Energy Storage Platform on Hydrogen

Funding Agency : SERB, DST

Metal hydride materials and systems for the increase of efficiency in renewable and hydrogen energy

Funding Agency : BRICS Multilateral Research and Development Projects

Design and development of energy efficient and environment friendly LPG and Kerosene cooking stoves with Porous Radiant Burners for household and large-scale cooking applications.

Funding Agency : IMPRINT - MHRD

Design, development and demonstration of indigenous hydrogen storage and fuel cell system for mobile and stationary applications of 5 kW capacity.

Funding Agency : IMPRINT - MHRD

Development of High Temperature Thermal Energy Storage System for Solar Thermal Power Plant

Funding Agency : DST, Government of India.

Reversible Alkali Metal Based Hydrides for High Temperature Thermal Energy Storage

Funding Agency : DST, Government of India.

Development of comprehensive interactive well monitoring software tool for drilling

Funding Agency : ONGC

Design and development of metal hydride based hydrogen purification system

Funding Agency : NTPC

Energy Auditing in Cadila RAC plants

Funding Agency : M/s. Cadila Pharmaceutical

Development of Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Solar Thermal Power Plant

Funding Agency : DST, Government of India.

Numerical and Experimental Analysis for the Development of a Metal Hydride Based Hydrogen Energy Storage Device.

Funding Agency : Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, India.

Development of a Metal Hydride Based Thermal Energy Storage Systems.

Funding Agency : DST, Government of India.

Verification of Air-Conditioning load, Design and Selection of HVAC Equipments.

Funding Agency : M/s. CADMETRIC Consulting, Guwahati-781006

Porous Radiant Burners for LPG Cooking Stove

Funding Agency : Petroleum Conservation Research Association, New Delhi.

Design and Development of Kerosene stove with porous burner

Funding Agency : Petroleum Conservation Research Association, New Delhi.

Confirmation Of Nucleation in Water (Phase -1: Development of conceptual design).

Funding Agency : Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Ltd., Bangalore -5

Technology Survey on Thermo Acoustic, Magnetic, Absorption and Sterling Refrigeration Technologies.

Funding Agency : Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Ltd., Bangalore -5

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