Waste heat recovery, industry funded, 50 lakhs (submitted)
Energy efficient buildings, 70 lakhs (submitted)
Dr. Om Prakash Singh Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) (B.H.U), Varanasi, U.P., India- 221005 Email: opsingh.mec @ iitbhu.ac.in, om.prakashh.singh @ gmail.com Phone: +91 9816 661166
M.S & Ph.D: Mech. Engg., Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore (2001-2006; 4.5 yrs)
B.E: Mech. Engg., JIET, Utkal University (1996-2000; 4 yrs)
Research / Teaching Interests
Heat and mass transfer
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Finite Element Method (FEM)
Internal combustion engine
Design and Innovation
Intellectual property rights
Failure analysis and sustainable design
NEXT : 1 week (5 days) short term course cum training program on Multi-Physics Modeling Techniques using CFD, IIT (BHU), JUNE, 2018.
3 days short term workshop on Design and Topology Optimization using Finite Element Method, December 2017, visit link.
7 days short term course on Modeling energy systems using CFD, 1-7 July 2017 (link)
5 days short term course on Applied CFD and FEM, 27-31 December, 2016, IIT (BHU), Varanasi, U.P, visit STC16 for details.
7 days TEQIP workshop on Applied CFD and Applied FEM, October 9-15, 2016, Cherthala, Kerela visit STC Kerala for details.
2-day workshop on Design and Innovation, 18-19 December 2015, IIT Mandi, visit page for details
Post-doctoral fellowship - expert in developing FORTRAN/C codes to develop a 3D CFD code of Navier-Stokes equation in double-diffusive convection. Contact for details.
Part time MS/PhD? Candidates from industry/academia passion for research are welcome to contact me.
Senior research fellowship (SRF) position in the field of CFD, funded by Dept. of Atomic Energy, BAARC, (link). Selection process over.
Energy conversion devices (students rating: 4.82 / 5.00)
Fluid Mechanics (students rating: 4.36/5)
Convective heat and mass transfer
Advanced fluid mechanics
Universal human values
Internal Combustion Engine
IPR and patent procedures
BioDesign Innovation (coordinator)
07/2016 – till date: Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi, U.P., India [website].
01/ 2012 – 06/2016:4.5 years at IIT Mandi: Assistant Professor, School of Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi, H.P, India [website].
02/2006 – 12/2011:6 years post-PhD in industry: Senior Manager, TVS Motor Company Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, [website]; Department of Research and Development (R&D), Responsibility: Thermal management of IC engines from design stage to mass production; Engine optimization using of CFD/FEA; Developing new experimental and testing methods for engine performance and various components; Failure analysis etc.Contributions:16 patents, 25+ research publications, developed many new technologies.
05/ 2000 – 04/ 2001:1 year pre-PhD at DRIEMS: Faculty, DRIEMS Engg. college, Mechanical Engineering, Orissa, India [website].
Conducted: 3 days traning program on Design and Topology Optimization using Finite Element Method, 21-23 December 2017, IIT (BHU) (link)
Conducted: 7 days training program on Modeling energy systems using CFD: Theory and Practice, IIT (BHU), 1-7 July 2017 (link)
Conducted: 5 days traning program of design and innovation using CFD and FEM, 27-31 Dec, 2017 (link).
Conducted: 7-day training on CFD and FEM, College of Engg., Chertala, Allepey, Kerala, 9-15 Oct, 2016 (link).
Conducted: 2-day training on Applied Thermodynamics in FDP at SRMS college of engg and tech., Bareilly, 2-3 July, U.P. 2016.
Conducted: 3-day training program on product design using CFD and FEM, NTPC, PMI, Noida, 3-5 May, 2016.
Talk: Recent advances in science and technology, Career Point University, Hamirpur, H.P, 4th Feb, 2016.
Organized: 7-day short term course on Applied FEM and CFD, IIT Mandi, 18-24 Jan, 2016 (link)
Organized: Two-day workshop on Product design and Innovation, IIT Mandi, 18-19 Dec 2015 (link).
Talk: Intellectual property rights, how to draft patent claims and reverse engineering, Workshop on product design and innovation, IIT Mandi, 18-19 Dec 2015.
Session Chair: National seminar on New dimensions in mechanics and allied field, Organized by Mathematics dept, HPU, Shimla, Nov 28th, 2015.
Talk: How Rayleigh numbers affects the evolution of thermohaline double-diffusive finger convection, Mathematics dept.,HPU, Shimla, 28th Nov, 2015.
Talk: Product design, Innovation, Reverse engineering and Leadership, JN Gov. Engg. college, Sundernagar, H.P, Aug 2015 (pdf)
Talk: Innovation and Leadership: Think out of box, to ME, CS and EE students of IIT Mandi, Aug 2015 (pdf)
Talk: Teacher's role in students development: How What and Why?Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalay, Pandoh, Mandi, June 2015 (pdf)
Talk: Solar panel printing using 3D printing mechanism at ASME additive manufacturing and 3D printing conf., April, Pune, India, 2015 (pdf)
Attended: 3-day faculty development program on how to achieve excellence in teaching, TLC, IIT Madras, Jan 5-7, 2015.
Talk: a motivational talk on "Innovation: think out of box" to the students of ME, CS and EE, IIT Mandi, Aug, 2014 (pdf).
Talk: CFD and Heat Transfer with its Applications, a short term course at NIT Hamirpur, May 2014.
Judge: on vehicle design and innovation in ASME's international Human Powered Vehicle Challenge (HPVC) at IIT Delhi, Jan 2014.
Organized: 4-day national workshop on 'Turbomachinery aerodynamics: design and optimization using CFD, IIT Mandi, June 21-24, 2013 (link).
Talk: Rheology: the mystery of non-Newtonian fluids, Training course on snow-avalanches, RDC SASE, DRDO, Chandigarh, Aug 2013 (ppt)
Talk: How to teach mathematics to school children, Orientation course for trained graduate teachers, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalay, Pandoh, Mandi, July 2013 (pdf).
Talk: How to develop scientific temper among students, Orientation course for trained graduate teachers, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalay, Pandoh, Mandi, Sep, 2012 (pdf).
Talk: Cooling system optimization of air-cooled engine systems, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut, Sep, 2011.
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