Manaswita Bose

Manaswita Bose

Professor and Head of the Department

Academic Background:

  • B E (Chemical) from Jadavpur University, Kolkata
  • M Sc (Engg) from IISc, Bangalore
  • Doctoral degree from IISc, Bangalore

Contact Address:

Department of Energy Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400 076, India. Office: Room. No-5, Old Stationery Block, Opp. CSRE Building,

Fax-: +91-22-2576-4890

Research Interest:

  • Flow of Granular Materials
  • Complex Fluid Dynamics & Multiphase Flows
  • Molecular Dynamic Simulation of Particulate Flows
  • Coal Gasification and Combustion

Courses Offered:

  • EN621: Mathematical Foundation for Energy Science (with S Bandyopadhyay)
  • EN625: Introduction to Transport Phenomena
  • EN305: Fluid Mechanics
  • EN309: Thermal and Fluid Engineering Lab
  • EN306: Combustion Engineering
  • EN649: Introduction to Particulate Flow
  • EN 408: Energy Design Project (with S B Kedare)

List of Publications:

  1. M Bose, P R Nott and V Kumaran (2004), Excluded volume attraction in vibrated granular material, Europhys Lett 68, 508
  2. M Bose and V Kumaran (2005), Velocity distribution for a two dimensional sheared granular flow, Physical Review E, 69, 061301
  3. M Bose, U U Kumar, P R Nott and V Kumaran (2005), Brazil nut effect and excluded volume attraction in vibrofluidized granular material, Physical Review E, 72, 021305
  4. M Bose and Martin Rhodes (2007) Dynamics of an intruder in a shaken granular bed, Powder Technology, 179, 25

Work Experience:

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow: Monash University, Australia
  • Lead CFD Engineer (Chemical): Zeus Numerix Pvt Ltd, Mumbai
  • Senior Manager (R&D): Reliance Industries Limited, Mumbai

Invited Lecture:

  • Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics (2008) Sardar Ballabh Bhai Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai
  • Rapid Flow of Granular Materials and Its Application (2010) University of Leicester, UK

Current Students:

  • Vikul Tomar
  • Pravin Gajbhiye
  • Harshal Gamit
  • Sourav Ganguly
  • Alok Tiwari
  • Tushar Tayade
  • Chinmay Wasnik

Additional Information:

Other Professional Activities: Associate Editor of Particulate Science and Technology