Suneet Singh

Suneet Singh

Head of the Department

Academic Background:

  • Ph.D. (Nuclear Engineering) : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • M.Tech. (Nuclear Engineering) : Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
  • B. E. (Electrical Engineering) : Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, India

Contact Address:

Department Of Energy Science and Engineering EN422, Floor DESE-CSE Building, IIT Bombay Powai, Mumbai 400076, INDIA

Phone :+91-22-2576-7843(office)
Fax :+91-22-2576-4890

Research Interest:

  • Advanced Numerical Methods for neutron diffusion and fluid flow
  • Stability Analysis of Nuclear Reactors and two phase flows
  • Solar thermal
  • Analytical solution of multilayer heat conduction problems

Courses Offered:

  • EN613 : Nuclear Reactor Theory
  • EN 642 : Power Generation and Systems Planning
  • EN 303 : Heat and Mass Transfer
  • EN 309 : Thermal and Fluid Engineering Lab (with Prof. Manaswita Bose)
  • EN 308 : Solar Energy Lab
  • ME 695 : Introduction to Nuclear Engineering (with Prof. J. B. Doshi)
  • EN 602 : Foundations for Energy Engineering (with Prof. S. Doolla)
  • EN 625 : Introduction to Transport Phenomena
  • EN618 : Energy Systems Modelling and Analysis

List of Publications:

  1. Om Singh, S. B. Kedare & Suneet Singh, “Analysis of fluid flow and heat transfer in the novel liquid volumetric plated cavity receiver”, Solar Energy, Vol. 231, pp. 420-432, 2022.
  2. Manish Raj, Nadeem Ahmed & Suneet Singh, “Analytical nodal method for solution of neutron diffusion equation in polar coordinates”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol. 165, Art. No. 108659, 2022.
  3. Vimal Kishor, Suneet Singh & Atul Srivastava, “Flow instabilities and heat transfer in a differentially heated cavity placed at varying inclination angles: Non-intrusive measurements”, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 33(9), Art. No. 094103, 2021.
  4. Surajeet Mohanty, Akshaykumar Desai, Suneet Singh, Venkatasailanathan Ramadesigan & M. Shaneeth, " Effects of the membrane thickness and ionomer volume fraction on the performance of PEMFC with U-shaped serpentine channel", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 46 (39), pp. 20650-20663, 2021.
  5. Niteen Kumar & Suneet Singh, “A novel physics-based preconditioner for nodal integral method using JFNK for 2D Burgers equation”, Progress in Nuclear Energy, Vol. 134, Art. No. 103668, 2021.
  6. Md. Emadur Rahman & Suneet Singh, Pressure drop oscillations with symmetry breakdown in two-phase flow parallel channels, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 143 (3), Art. No. 033001, 2021
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Work Experience:

  • Professor and Head: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India (Jun. 2021 onwards)
  • Professor : Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India (Aug. 2019-May 2021)
  • Associate Professor : Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India (Mar. 2015 -Jul. 2019)
  • Assistant Professor : Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India (Oct. 2009 -Feb. 2015)
  • Post Doctoral Research Associate : Idaho National Lab, USA (Mar. 2008-Sep. 2009)
  • Research Associate : Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India (Aug. 2000-Jul. 2001)

Current Students:

  • Gaurav Agarwal
  • Daksha Kukrety
  • Alok Kumar
  • Nadeem Ahmed
  • Govind Maurya
  • Desai Akshaykumar N. (with Prof. Venkatsailanathan Ramadesigan)
  • Mohammad Autif Shahdhaar (with Prof. Atul Srivastava)