IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

Somnath Chakrabarti

Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 2004
  • M.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Engineering Specialization) from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in 1980
  • B. E. (Cal) in Mechanical Engineering from Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur, Howrah in 1978

Contact

Phone

  1. Office: 2668 4561-4564 (Ext. 279,806)
  2. Residence: +91 97485 57978

Address

  1. E-mail: somnathbec@rediffmail.com,somnath@mech.iiests.ac.in

Area of Research

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Energy Analysis
  • Bio-medical Engineering

Courses Undertaken

Under Graduate

  • Basic Thermodynamics
  • Applied Thermodynamics
  • Boiler and Stream Turbine
  • Solar Thermal Processes
  • Power Plant Engineering

Post Graduate

  • Numerical Heat Transfer
  • Environmental Aspects of Thermal Systems
  • Steam Power Engineering
  • Nuclear Power Engineering

Recent Publications (Last 10)

  1. S. Santra, D.K. Mandal and S. Chakrabarti, Assessment of Accumulation Rate of LDL Species in Arterial Wall Layers under Hypertension and Hyperlipidemia Conditions, International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, Vol.44, No. 1 (2017), pp. 79-92.
  2. S. Santra, D.K. Mandal and S. Chakrabarti, Effects of Hemodynamic Parameters and involved     Processes on Mass Transport through Arterial Wall for Localization and Progression of the Disease, Atherosclerosis: A Review, International Journal of Transport Phenomena, Vol.14 (2016), pp. 183-203.
  3. S. Saha and S. Chakrabarti, MHD Laminar Modeling and Numerical Simulation on Ferromagnetic Fluid Flow in a Channel, International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, Vol. 43, No. 1 (2016), pp. 79-92.
  4. T. Das and S. Chakrabarti, Flow Characteristic Study in a Configuration of Sudden Expansion with Central Restriction and Fence – Viewed as an Annular Flow Dump Combustor, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 8, No. 4 (2015), pp. 713-725.
  5. P. Goswami, D. K. Mandal, N. K. Manna and S. Chakrabarti, Analysis of Steady and Physiological Pulsatile Flow Characteristics in an Artery with Various Percentages of Restrictions, International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, Vol. 42, No. 3 (2015), pp. 260-280.
  6. P. Goswami, D. K. Mandal, N. K. Manna and S. Chakrabarti, Wall Shear Stress Charateristics for the Progression of the Disease, Atherosclerosis, Jl. Inst. India, Ser. C, Vol. 96, No. 3 (2015), pp. 311-323.
  7. S. Saha and S. Chakrabarti, Numerical Study on Flow Characteristics of Magnetic Fluid Flowing through a Rectangular Channel under the Action of Magnetic Field, Journal of Energy, Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 36 (2014), pp. 103-133.
  8. S. Kumar, S. Chakrabarti, D. K. Mandal and S. Mazumder, A Numerical Investigation on Fluid Flow through a Sudden Expansion, Journal of Energy, Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 36 (2014), pp. 81-101.
  9. P. Goswami, D. K. Mandal, N. K. Manna and S. Chakrabarti, Study on the Effect of Steady, Simple Pulsatile and Physiological Pulsatile Flows through a Stenosed Artery, Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 50, No. 10 (2014), pp. 1343-1352.
  10. D. K. Mandal and S. Chakrabarti, Mass Deposition and Fluid Flow in Stenotic Arteries: Rectangular and Half-circular Models, Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 12 (2013), pp. 1109-1116.

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