Anish Modi

Anish Modi

anishmodi@iitb.ac.in

Academic Background:

  • 2012-2015: PhD, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
  • 2010-2012: MSc, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden and Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain
  • 2004-2008: BTech, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, India

Contact Address:

Department of Energy Science and Engineering; IIT Bombay, Powai; Mumbai - 400076; India

Phone: +91-22-2576-9340 [O]
Office location: First Floor, Applied Materials Exploration Center


Research Interest:

  • Solar thermal energy
  • Concentrating solar power
  • Multigeneration plants
  • Energy sustainability

Courses Offered:

  • EN 308 Solar energy lab
  • EN 602 Foundation for energy engineering
  • EN 630 Utilisation of solar thermal energy
  • EN 792 Communication skills

List of Publications:

  1. A. Modi and F. Haglind. A review of recent research on the use of zeotropic mixtures in power generation systems. Energy Conversion and Management 138:603-626, 2017.
  2. A. Modi, F. Bühler, J. G. Andreasen, and F. Haglind. A review of solar energy based heat and power generation systems. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 67:1047-1064, 2017.
  3. A. Modi, M. R. Kærn, J. G. Andreasen, and F. Haglind. Thermoeconomic optimization of a Kalina cycle for a central receiver concentrating solar power plant. Energy Conversion and Management 115:276-287, 2016.
  4. M. R. Kærn, A. Modi, J. K. Jensen, J. G. Andreasen, and F. Haglind. An assessment of in-tube flow boiling correlations for ammonia-water mixtures and their influence on heat exchanger size. Applied Thermal Engineering 93:623-638, 2016.
  5. A. Modi, J. G. Andreasen, M. R. Kærn, and F. Haglind. Part-load performance of a high temperature Kalina cycle. Energy Conversion and Management 105:453-461, 2015.
  6. M. R. Kærn, A. Modi, J. K. Jensen, and F. Haglind. An assessment of transport property estimation methods for ammonia-water mixtures and their influence on heat exchanger size. International Journal of Thermophysics 36:1468-1497, 2015.
  7. F. F. Nerini, F. Valentini, A. Modi, G. Upadhyay, M. Abeysekera, S. Salehin, and E. Appleyard. The Energy and Water Emergency Module; A containerized solution for meeting the energy and water needs in protracted displacement situations. Energy Conversion and Management 93:205-214, 2015.
  8. A. Modi and F. Haglind. Thermodynamic optimisation and analysis of four Kalina cycle layouts for high temperature applications. Applied Thermal Engineering 76:196-205, 2015.
  9. A. Modi and F. Haglind. Performance analysis of a Kalina cycle for a central receiver solar thermal power plant with direct steam generation. Applied Thermal Engineering 65:201-208, 2014.
  10. A. Modi and C. D. Pérez-Segarra. Thermocline thermal storage systems for concentrated solar power plants: One-dimensional numerical model and comparative analysis. Solar Energy 100:84-93, 2014.
  11. A. Modi, A. Chaudhuri, B. Vijay, and J. Mathur. Performance analysis of a solar photovoltaic operated domestic refrigerator. Applied Energy 86:583-2591, 2009.

Work Experiance:

  • 2015-2016: Postdoc, Technical University of Denmark
  • 2008-2010: Engineer - Mechanical Equipment and Systems, Alstom Projects India Ltd