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Dr. Ashwini Kumar

 

Name Dr. Ashwini Kumar
Designation Associate Professor (Research Track Faculty)
Qualification • PhD (Renewable Energy), NIT JAMSHEDPUR
• M.Tech (Heat Power), BIT SINDRI
• B.Sc. (Engg.) (Mechanical Engineering), VBU HAZARIBAG
Total Years of Work Experience
10+ Years
Email ID ashwini_feat@sgtuniversity.org,
Teaching Interests • Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning
• Basic of Mechanical Engineering
• Heat & Mass Transfer
• Thermodynamics
Research Interests • Artificial Roughness
• Computational Fluid Dynamics
• Fluid Flow & analysis
• Solar Air Heaters
• Heat Transfer
• Composites
• Materials
Software Skills • Origin 8.1, 9
• Ansys for simulation and analysis
Projects Undertaken/ Applied
Projects Undertaken/ Applied

 

Sr. No. Title of the Project Submission Year Award Year Role File no. Source of Grant
1. Thermal Performance For Solar Air Heaters By Using Glass Covers 2018 2020 Principle Investigator 18TEC000629 ASPIRE Research Proposal SPPU PUNE

 

Books published/accepted
  • Ashwini Kumar and D K Rajak. Fiber Reinforcement Plastics/Polymers, Wiley Publication, 2021. (Submitted).
  • A Tekale, Ashwini Kumar and S God. Automatic Fault Detection and Protection of Three Phase Induction Motor, Lambert Publishing House, ISBN: ISBN 978-613-5-85178-6, Feb, 2018. Book Link
  • Ashwini Kumar and Amit Kumar. Performance Characteristics of Solar Air Heaters by Using CFD Approach, Scholar’s press, European Union, ISBN: ISBN 978-620-2-31166-3, May, 2018. Book Link
Book Chapters published/accepted
  • Ashwini Kumar, A k Behura, and D K Rajak, 2021. Thermal properties of natural based fibers composites, In book: Natural and Synthetic Fiber Reinforced Composites: Synthesis, Properties and Application, In D. K. Rajak et al. (eds.), Wiley Publication. (Accepted) (Scopus).
  • A K Behura, Ashwini Kumar and D K Rajak, 2021. Thermal and Mechanical properties of synthetics based fibers hybrid composites, In book: Natural and Synthetic Fiber Reinforced Composites: Synthesis, Properties and Application, In D. K. Rajak et al. (eds.), Wiley Publication. (Accepted) (Scopus).
  • P Kumar, C S Ram, J P Srivastva, Ashwini Kumar and A K Behura, 2021. Physical and Chemical Properties of Cotton Fiber-Based Composites, In D. K. Rajak et al. (eds.), Wiley Publication. (Accepted) (Scopus).
  • P Kumar, C S Ram, J P Srivastva, A K Behura, and Ashwini Kumar, 2021. Synthesis of Cotton Fiber and its Structure, In D. K. Rajak et al. (eds.), Wiley Publication. (Accepted) (Scopus).
  • R Singh, A K Dash, R Kumar, A Bewoor, and Ashwini Kumar, 2021. Internet of Things powered Artificial Intelligence using Microsoft Azure Platform, In book: Artificial Intelligence: Fundamentals and Applications (AIFA2020), Taylor and Francis. (Accepted) (Scopus).
  • Ashwini Kumar, A K Behura, D K Rajak, A Behera, P Kumar and R Kumar, 2021. Fundamental Concepts of Bamboo: Classification, Properties and Applications, In book: Bamboo Fiber Composites, Composites Science and Technology, Edition: M. Jawaid et al. (eds.), Chapter: 3, © Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. (Scopus) Chapter Link
  • B K Aruna, Kumar Ashwini, Todkari V. C., D Gaurav and Gupta H. K. 2021. Analysis of Thermal Efficiency of Solar Plate Collector Using Twisted Tape. In: Ramgopal M., Rout S.K., Sarangi S.K. (eds) Advances in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration. Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Springer, Singapore, 89-97. (Scopus) Chapter Link
Research papers published/accepted
  • D K Rajak, P Wagh, T Sebaey, Ashwini Kumar, Sanjay M.R., A Khan and A M. Asiri, 2021. Impact of Fiber-Reinforced Composite on Structural Joints of Tubular sections: A Review, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, Springer. (SCIE) (Under Review). I.F.- 1.476
  • Ashwini Kumar, D K Rajak, A Eyvazian, A K Behura and R Kumar, 2021. Influence of Metallic Foams: Thermal Characteristics and Applications, Journal of Material Science, Springer Nature. (SCI) (Under Review). I.F.- 3.442
  • Ashwini Kumar, A K Behura, G Dwivedi and S. Saboor, 2021. Investigation on Coefficient of Heat Transfer through the Impact of Engine Vibration. Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Elsevier. (Scopus) (Under Review). I.F.-2.18
  • D K Rajak, Ashwini Kumar, A Behera and P L Menezes, 2021. Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coatings: Classifications, Properties and Applications, Applied Sciences, MDPI. (SCI) (Under Review). I.F.- 1.689
  • B K Aruna., Kumar Ashwini, Todkari V. C., Diwedi G and Gupta H. K. 2021. Analysis of Thermal Efficiency of Solar Plate Collector Using Twisted Tape. Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Springer, Singapore, 89-97. (SCI). I.F.-0.37 Article Link
  • Ashwini Kumar, A K Behura, D K Rajak, R Kumar, M H Ahmadi, M Sharifpur and O Basmisile, 2021. Performance of Heat Transfer Mechanism in Nucleate Pool Boiling- A Relative Approach of Contribution to Various Heat Transfer Components, Case Studies in Thermal Engineering, Elsevier, 100827. (SCI). I.F.-4.01 Article Link
  • A K Behura, Ashwini Kumar, D K Rajak, C I Pruncu, and L Lamberti, 2021. Towards Better Performance for a Novel Rooftop Solar PV System, Solar Energy, Elsevier, 216, 518-529. (SCI). I.F.-4.608 Article Link
  • Ashwini Kumar, A K Behura, S. Sboor and H Kumar, 2021. Comparative Study of W-Shaped Roughened Solar Air Heaters by Using Booster Mirror. Materials Today, Elsevier. (SCI) (In Press, Available Online 8th Nov. 2020). I.F.-0.97 Article Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, Rajak D and K Ravinder, 2020. Optimization of Packed Bed Solar Air Heaters-A Thermo Hydraulic Approach. Energy Storage, Willey Online Library, 2 (2), e119. (Scopus). I.F-0.45 Article Link
  • Behura K Aruna, Kumar Ashwini, Prasad B. N., 2020. “Parametric Performance Optimization Of Three Sides Roughened Solar Air Heater”. Energy Sources, Part A, Taylor and Francis, 42 (15), 1-21(SCI). I.F.-1.184 Article Link
  • Ashwini Kumar, K Nikam and A K Behura, 2020. “Exergy Analysis of a 250 MW Thermal Power Plant”. Renewable Energy Research and Applications, 1 (2), 197-204. (Scopus). I.F.-0.26 Article Link
  • C I Pruncu, M Abubakar, N Ahmad, A. Muthuraja, D K Rajak, L Lamberti and Ashwini Kumar, 2020. Influence of Firing Temperature on the Physical, Thermal and Micro-Structural Properties of Kaolin Clay- Preliminary Investigation. Materials MDPI, 13 (8), 1872. (SCI). I.F.-3.057 Article Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, Prasad BN, Singh KDP, 2018. Development of correlations of heat transfer and fluid flow characteristics for three sides artificially roughened solar air heaters, JP Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 15, (1), 93-123. (Scopus) I.F.-0.30 Article Link
  • Behura K Arun., Rout S K, Pandya H and Kumar Ashwini., 2017. Thermal analysis of three sides artificially roughened solar air heaters, Energy Procedia, (Elsevier), 109, 279-285. (WOS/Scopus) I.F.- 1.15 Article Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, Prasad B. N. and Singh, K.D.P., 2016. Performance Characteristics Of Three Sides Glass Covered Smooth Solar Air Heaters. Transylvanian Review, 24, 11, 3247-3256. (SCI) I.F.- 0.115 Article Link
  • Prasad, B.N., Kumar Ashwini. and Singh, K.D.P., 2015. Optimization Of Thermo Hydraulic Performance In Three Sides Artificially Roughened Solar Air Heaters, Sol. Energy, 111, 313-319. (SCI) I.F.- 4.608 Article Link
  • AKL Srivastva, SR Pandey and Kumar Ashwini, 2013. Dynamical Analysis Of Stiffened Plates Under Patch Loading, Int. J. Of Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 18, (2), 573-553. (Scopus) I.F.- 0.42 Article Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, 2017. A review report for heat transfer and fluid flow Characteristics, Global Journal of Engineering Science and Research Management, 4, (10), 98-120.

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1034495

Conference presentations Research Paper Presented/Published (International Conferences)

  • Ashwini Kumar, A K Behura, A Soni, H K Gupta and P.P. Gohli. Comparative Study of W-Shaped Roughened Solar Air Heaters by Using Booster Mirror. International Conference on Innovations in Clean Energy Technologies, ICET-2020, 27-28 August 2020, MANIT Bhopal, India. (Scopus) Conference Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, B K Aruna, and. Todkari V. C. Effect on Heat Transfer Coefficient by Vibrational Influence. International Conference on Recent Advancement in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, RAAR 2019, TEQIP-III, 28-30 November 2019, Bhubaneswar, India. (Scopus). Conference Link
  • B K Aruna, Kumar Ashwini, and. Todkari V. C. Analysis of Thermal Efficiency of Solar Plate Collector Using Twisted Tape. International Conference on Recent Advancement in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, RAAR 2019, TEQIP-III, 28-30 November 2019, Bhubaneswar, India. (Scopus). Conference Link
  • Todkari V C, Kumar Ashwini, and B K Aruna. Heat Transfer Characteristics for Impinging Liquid Jet (of Alumina/Water Nanofluid) on a Horizontal Copper Plate. International Conference on Recent Advancement in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, RAAR 2019, TEQIP-III, 28-30 November 2019, Bhubaneswar, India. (Scopus). Conference Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, Prasad, B.N and Singh, K.D.P. Performance characteristics of three sides artificially roughened solar air heaters, Global Conference on Renewable Energy (GCRE-2016), 04, 132-137, WEENTECH-2016, 4-6 March, 2016, NIT Patna, India. (Scopus) Conference Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, Singh, K.D.P. and Prasad, B.N. Enhancement of collector performance parameters in three sides artificially roughened solar air heater, ICASPCT-2016, 17-19 March, 2016, Raigarh, India. Conference Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, B K Aruna and K Ravi. Performance analysis of three sided artificially roughened solar air heaters, Applied Science and Advanced Materials International, 02, 112-116, Second Energy & Materials Science Congress: ENMAT-II, 2016, OEC Bhubaneswar, India. Conference Link
  • B K Aruna, Kumar Ashwini, K Ravi and Mishra, S. Heat transfer enhancement of three sides artificially roughened solar air heater, Applied Science and Advanced Materials International, 02, 96-100, Second Energy & Materials Science Congress: ENMAT-II, 2016, OEC Bhubaneswar, India. Conference Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, K Ravi, B K Aruna and Dixit, S.R. The effect of roughness and flow parameters for heat transfer enhancement in artificially roughened solar air heaters: – A review, Applied Science and Advanced Materials International, 02, 117-123, Second Energy & Materials Science Congress: ENMAT-II, 2016, OEC Bhubaneswar, India. Conference Link
  • B K Aruna, Rout S K, Pandya H and Kumar Ashwini. Thermal analysis of three sides artificially roughened solar air heaters. International Conference on Recent Advancement in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, RAAR 2016, 10-12 November 2016, Bhubaneswar, India. (Scopus) Conference Link

Research Paper Presented (National Conferences)

  • Kumar Ashwini, L R Anil. Feasibility Analysis Of High Altitude Wind Power System, National Conference On Research As A Motivational Source For A Better Tomorrow In Making Genius (RMSBTMG-2018), 01-13, 26-27 September 2018, Kashti, Ahmednagar, India. Conference Paper Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, J S Sanjay. Effect Of Roughness And Flow Parameters On Solar Air Heater Performance, National Conference On Research As A Motivational Source For A Better Tomorrow In Making Genius (RMSBTMG-2018), 24-34, 26-27 September 2018, Kashti, Ahmednagar, India. Conference Paper Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, B K Aruna, K Ravi. Experimental Result Analysis on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow of Three Sides Roughened and Glass Covered Solar Air Heaters, Conventional Energy Resources & Technologies (CERT-2019) 05-07 February, 2019, HSBPVT GOI COE, Kashti, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India. Conference Paper Link
  • Kumar Ashwini, K Amit, B K Aruna. Heat Transfer and Pumping characteristics of Nanofluid Jet Impinging, Conventional Energy Resources & Technologies (CERT-2020) 24-25 January, 2020, HSBPVT GOI COE, Kashti, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India. Conference Paper Link
Journal’s Reviewer-ship
  • International Research Conference Series. (Scopus)
  • International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Applications. (UGC Approved)
  • Advances in Science, Technology and Energy Systems Journals. (Scopus, Elsevier)
  • Trends In Renewable Energy. (Scopus)
  • International Journal of Renewable Energy Research. (Scopus)
  • International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts. (UGC Approved)
  • Renewable Energy Research and Applications. (Scopus)
  • Annals of Engineering, London. (Scopus)
  • ICET-2020, MANIT Bhopal. (Scopus)
  • Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Springer Nature. (SCI)
  • International Journal of Photo energy, Hindawi. (SCIE)
  • International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow, Emerald publishing. (Scopus, SCIE)
Workshops and Faculty Development Programme Vocational training in Power Plant at PTPS Patratu, Jharkhand (Jharkhand State Electricity Board) from 29/10/2007 to 19/11/2007. (Attended)

  • Vocational training on “AtoCAD2007 and CATIA V5R17” held from 01/07/2008 to 28/07/2008. (Attended)
  • Project training in “Performance of heat pipe” conducted by NIC IT & NIC, Kolkata on 17/03/2012. (Attended)
  • One weak training on ‘’Solar Photovoltaic – Embedded System Applications” conducted by NIT Jamshedpur during 18th-22nd April 2016. (Attended)
  • A workshop on ‘Protecting and Exploring IPRs, at HSBPVT’S group of Institutions on 26/04/2019
  • A workshop on ‘Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, at HSBPVT’S group of Institutions on 08/04/2019. Key Speakers- Dr. A. G. Nagarkar, senior scientist and Miss Ankita Nagarkar. (Organized)
  • 5 Days Training Workshop on “Business and Career Guidance”, at Parikrama Pharmacy seminar hall, HSBPVT’S group of Institutions from18/03/2019 to 22/03/2019. (Organized)
  • One-day workshop on “Recent Advancement of Light Weight Materials”, at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Oriental Institute of Science & Technology, Bhopal on 30th June 2020. (Attended)
  • Faculty Development Program (State level seminar) on Integrated Human Values in Technical Education on 3rd February, 2013 conducted by Siksha Sanskriti Utthan Nyas, Jharkhand.
  • Faculty Development Program On Cyber Security Organized By Faculty Development Center In Cyber Security And Data Sciences, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Conducted By FDC PMMMNMTT, During 30thSeptember- 5th October 2019.
  • Faculty Development Program (Online STTP), TEQIP-III, On Green Energy Technologies for Sustainable Development, Jointly Organized by Engineering College Bikaner and NIT Kurukshetra, India, During 11thJune-20th June, 2020.
  • Faculty Development Program (webinar) on Introduction to MATLAB for Engineers, Conducted by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Jalandhar, India, on 26th June 2020.
  • Faculty Development Program (webinar) on Basics of Auto-Cad, Organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Oriental Institute of Science & Technology, Bhopal on 30th June 2020.
  • Faculty Development Program (webinar) on Vehicle Suspension Systems & Design, Organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Deogiri Institute of Engineering and Management Studies, Aurangabad in association with Gabriel India Ltd., on 6th July 2020.
  • Faculty Development Program (webinar) on Intellectual Property and Innovation Management for Start-ups & MSMEs, Organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, GIET, Ghangapatna, Bhubaneswar in association with NRDC, Govt. of India, Innovation Valley, Vishakhapatnam on 14th July 2020.
  • Faculty Development Program (International webinar) on Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic on Tourism Industry, Organized by Department of Commerce, Barasat College, Nabapally, Kolkata in association with IQAC, on 14th July 2020.
  • Faculty Development Program (one-week Short term training course) on Recent advances in Mechanical Engineering: Industry-Academics relation Theme:
    Atmanirbhar Bharat, Organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Maryland Institute of Technology and Management, Galudih, Jamshedpur, from 12th – 16th August, 2020
Organized
Expert/Guest/Key Note Lectures
  • Expert Lecture on “Research Paper writing” at Computer Engineering department at HSBPVT’s College of Engineering, Kashti on 20/09/2018, conducted by College of Engineering –Parikrama, Maharashtra.
Research Supervision  

Awards/Achievements

  • “Best Research Paper Presentation Award” for “Performance characteristics of three sides artificially roughened solar air heaters”, WEENTECH-2016, 4-6 March, 2016, NIT Patna, India.
  • “Academic Excellence Award” for the session 2018-19 by Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University, Jaipur, during the international conference ETCDWP-II, 2019, 12-14 Feb 2019, Jaipur, India.
  • MHRD Scholarship for completing my research work for the duration 11/07/2013 to 19/01/2017, at NIT Jamshedpur, India.
  • MHRD Scholarship for completing my M.Tech research work for the duration 05/08/2010 to 18/08/2012, at BIT Sindri, Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India.
  • “Young Scientist Award” VDGOOD Technology Factory, International Scientists Awards on Engineering, Science and Medicine, on 26& 27 Feb. 2021 at Hyderabad, India.
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