IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

Aritra Ganguly

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Academic Qualifications

  • B.E. (Ist Division with Distinction) in Mechanical Engineering in 2000 from Nagpur University
  • M.E (Ist Class Gold Medalist).in Mechanical Engineering (Heat Power Engineering specialization) in 2004 from Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur (Now IIEST, Shibpur)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Ist Class) in 2006 from Annamalai University, DDE
  • Ph. D in Engineering in 2012 from Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur (Now IIEST, Shibpur)

Contact

Phone

  1. Office: 2668 4561-4564 (Ext. 795)
  2. Residence: +91 94330 32840

Address

  1. E-mail: aritra@mech.iiests.ac.in, aritra78@rediffmail.com

Area of Research

  • Solar Thermal and Photovoltaic System
  • Greenhouse Technology
  • Solar Hydrogen Systems
  • Refrigeration
  • Internal Combustion Engines

Courses Undertaken

Under Graduate

  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Power Plant Engineering
  • Refrigeration and Air-conditioning

Post Graduate

  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Solar Thermal Engineering

Recent Publications (Last 10)

  1. P. Banik and A. Ganguly, “Performance and Economic Analysis of a Floricultural Greenhouse with Distributed Fan-Pad Evaporative Cooling Coupled with Solar DesiccationSolar Energy, Elsevier, Vol. 147, 2017, pp. 439-447. (SCI Journal, 5 year Impact Factor 4.414).
  2. Dipankar N Basu and A. Ganguly, “Solar Thermal-Photovoltaic Powered Potato Cold Storage - Conceptual Design and Performance AnalysesApplied Energy, Elsevier, Vol. 165(1), 2016, pp. 308-317. (SCI Journal, 5 year Impact Factor 6.222).
  3. A. Ganguly and D.N. Basu, “Analysis of a Solar Photovoltaic Assisted Absorption Refrigeration System for Domestic Air-conditioning”, International Journal of Green Energy, Taylor and Francis, Vol. 13, 2016, pp. 585-594. (SCI Journal, 5 year Impact Factor 1.793).
  4. Ramen Kanti De and A. Ganguly, “Thermal Model Development and Performance Analysis of a Solar Photovoltaic Supported Greenhouse Dryer” International Journal of Renewable Energy Technology, Inderscience Publishers, Vol. 7(4), 2016, pp. 361-382. (Peer Reviewed International Journal RG Impact Factor 0.95).
  5. Dipankar N Basu and A. Ganguly, “Conceptual design and performance assessment of a solar thermal photovoltaic powered grid interactive absorption refrigeration systemJournal of Solar Energy Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, Vol. 137(3), 2015, pp. 031020 (1-9). (SCI Journal, Impact Factor 1.571).
  6. Aritra Ganguly and Biplab Bauri, “Parametric and performance analysis of a naturally ventilated floriculture greenhouse using a thermal modelProcedia Engineering, Elsevier, Vol. 90, 2014, pp. 485-490. (Peer Reviewed International Journal with open Access SJR 0.74).
  7. A. Ganguly and S. Ghosh, “Performance analysis of a floriculture greenhouse powered by integrated solar PV-Fuel cell system”, Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, Vol. 133(4), 2011, pp. 041001-1-7.  (SCI Journal, Impact Factor 1.571).
  8. A. Ganguly, D. Misra and S. Ghosh, “Modeling and analysis of solar photovoltaic-electrolyser-fuel cell hybrid power system integrated with a floriculture greenhouse”, Energy and Buildings, Elsevier, Vol. 42(11), 2010, pp. 2036-2043. (SCI Journal, 5 year Impact Factor 3.666).
  9. A. Ganguly and S. Ghosh, “Model development and experimental validation of a floriculture greenhouse under natural ventilation”, Energy and Buildings, Elsevier, Vol. 41(5), 2009, pp.521-527. (SCI Journal, 5 year Impact Factor 3.666).
  10. A. Ganguly and S. Ghosh, “Modeling and analysis of a fan-pad ventilated floricultural greenhouse”, Energy and Buildings, Elsevier, Vol. 39(10), 2007, pp.1092-1097. (SCI Journal, 5 year Impact Factor 3.666)

Book Chapter

  1. A. Ganguly, "Solar Greenhouse Technology" in the Book "Renewable Energy and Sustainable Development" ISBN: 978-1-63463-429-8 published by Nova Science Publishers Inc, New York, USA (Chapter 1, pp. 1-22) (Scopus indexed).