Current Students

Snehal Mandlik

Snehal Mandlik

Ph.D, joined August 2013

snehal@aero.iisc.ernet.in
Ankit Bajpai

Ankit Bajpai

Ph.D

Kamalesh

Kamalesh

Ph.D

Suryanarayana

Suryanarayana

Ph.D, joined August 2014

suriya@aero.iisc.ernet.in
D B Singh

D B Singh

Ph.D, joined August 2014

dbsingh@aero.iisc.ernet.in
Sneh Deep

Sneh Deep

Ph.D, joined August 2015

sneh@aero.iisc.ernet.in
Ramji

Ramji

Ph.D, joined August 2016

ramji@aero.iisc.ernet.in
Harshit Verma

Harshit Verma

M.tech (Res), joined August 2018

Yogeshwaran G

Yogeshwaran G

Ph.D, joined August 2018

Alumni

Akhilesh Prasad S

Akhilesh Prasad S

MSc (Engg), joined August 2014

Title: Investigations on Impinging Shock Wave and Boundary Layer Interactions in Hypersonic Flow (2018)

Albin M Varghese

Albin M Varghese

MSc (Engg), joined August 2014

Title: 016, Studies on novel supersonic lobed nozzles

Srinath Lakshman

Srinath Lakshman

MSc (Engg), joined August 2015

Title: Experimental investigations of leading-edge bluntness in Shock Boundary Layer Interctions at Hypersonic speeds.

Ruchi Thakur

Ruchi Thakur

MSc (Engg), joined August 2015

Title: Experimental Analysis of Shock Stand off Distance over Spherical Bodies in Hypersonic Flows.

Bhaskar

Bhaskar

MSc (Engg), joined August 2012

Title: Studies on Shock Wave Attenuation in Liquids.

Obed Samuelraj I

Obed Samuelraj I

MSc (Engg), joined August 2011

Title: Micro-Blast Waves

Hariharan MS

Hariharan MS

MSc (Engg), joined August 2009

Title: Design and development of diaphragmless hypersonic shock tunnel

Sriram R

Sriram R

MSc (Engg), joined August 2008

Title: Investigations on film cooling at hypersonic Mach number using forward facing injection from micro-jet array

Ratan Joarder

Ratan Joarder

MSc (Engg), joined August 2004

Title: Investigations on film cooling at hypersonic Mach number using forward facing injection from micro-jet array

Akshay Datey

Akshay Datey

Ph.D, joined August 2013

Thesis Title:  Mechanistic insights into
effects and application of shock waves in prokaryotic and eukaryotic systems (2018)

Current Position:  Research Associate, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Amit

Amit

M.E

Title:  Numerical studies on flow through a gas turbine

Sonal Lucy

Sonal Lucy

M.E, 2015

Title:  Autorotation of Mahogany seeds (2015)

Thavuti Pandurangam

Thavuti Pandurangam

M.E

Title:  Experimental studies on Shock interaction with foams (Rigid and Flexible). (2012)

Suparna Pal

Suparna Pal

M.E

Title:  Charaterization of Dielectric Barrier discharge plasma actuator induced flow in quiescent air. (2011)

Zore Krishan Chandrakant

Zore Krishan Chandrakant

M.E

Title:  Design Studies on Supersonic Hydrogen Purge Ejector Cum Diffuser. (2011)

Kamlesh A

Kamlesh A

M.E

Title:  Hypersonic Wave Drag Reduction using Counter flow Gas injectior. (2010)

Anand Babu D

Anand Babu D

M.E

Title:  Reducing Hypersonic Wave Drag using Flat Aero Disk Spike. (2010)

Srisha Rao MV

Srisha Rao MV

M.E

Title:  Investigations on Supersonic Hydrogen Ejectors. (2009)

Kolla Hemanth

Kolla Hemanth

M.E

Title:  Studies on a hypersonic waver rider. (2008)

Bishal Saha

Bishal Saha

M.Tech

Pooja Chaubdar

Pooja Chaubdar

M.Tech

Nandita Hari

Nandita Hari

M.Tech

Vishal

Vishal

M.Tech

Bishal Saha

Bishal Saha

M.Tech

Anuj Bisht

Anuj Bisht

PhD, joined August 2012

Thesis Title:  Response of shock loading on microstructural and texture evolution in closed packed metallic materials (2017)

Current Position:  Research Associate at IISc, Bangalore, India.

Rajan Kurade

Rajan Kurade

PhD, joined August 2012

rajankurade@aero.iisc.ernet.in
Srinath Lakshman

Srinath Lakshman

Experimental investigations of leading edge bluntness in Shock Boundary Layer Interactions at Hypersonic speeds, (MSc Engg, June 2015)

Current position: Project Assistant, Laboratory for Hypersonic and Shockwave Research (LHSR), IISc, Bangalore
SK Karthick

SK Karthick

PhD, joined August 2012

Thesis Title: Experimental Studies on Gaseous Mixing in a Low Area Ratio Rectangular Supersonic Confined Jet (2018)
Current Position:
Post Doctoral Fellow at Isreal Institute of Technology, Technion, Haifa , Isreal, c/o Prof. Lan Jacobi & Prof. Beni Cukurel

Obed Samuelraj I

Obed Samuelraj I

PhD, joined January 2012

Thesis Title:  Experiments on varying intensity air blasts using shock tubes (2018)

Current Position:  Asst. Project Manager, Super Wave Technology Pvt Ltd.

G Balakalyani

G Balakalyani

PhD, joined August 2011

Thesis Title:  Experimental Investigation on Hypersonic Flowfield around Spiked Axisymmetric Bodies (2018)

Current Position:  Research Associate, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Srisha Rao MV

Srisha Rao MV

PhD, joined August 2012

Thesis Title:
Experimental Investigations on Supersonic Ejector (2013)

Current Position:
Assistant Professor in IISc, Bengaluru

Janardhanraj Subburaj

Janardhanraj Subburaj

Thesis Title:  Investigation of shock wave
generation in small-scale shock tubes (2016)

Current Position:  Project Manager, Super-Wave Technology Pvt Ltd

Abhishek Khatta

Abhishek Khatta

Thesis Title:  Experimental studies on Shock – Shock Interactions in hypersonic shock tunnels (2017)

Current Position:  Post-Doctoral Fellow at Imperial College, London, UK.

Debabrata Mahapatra

Debabrata Mahapatra

Thesis Title:
Investigations of Ramp/Cowl Shock Interaction Processes near a generic SCRAMJET inlet at Hypersonic Mach number (2008)
Current Position:
GE India Technology Centre Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, India

Satheesh K

Satheesh K

Thesis Title:
The effect of Energy deposition in Hypersonic blunt body flow field (2008)
Current Position:
Assistant Professor, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore, India

Reddeppa P

Reddeppa P

Thesis Title:
Shock tunnel investigations on hypersonic separated flows (2007)
Current Position:
Airbus, Bangalore, India

Saravanan S

Saravanan S

Thesis Title:
Experimental Investigation Of The Effect Of Nose Cavity On The Aerothermodynamics Of The Missile Shaped Bodies Flying At Hypersonic Mach Numbers (2007)
Current Position:
Senior Scientific Officer, IISc, Bangalore, India

Hariharan M. S

Hariharan M. S

ThesisTitle:
Design and development of diaphragmless hypersonic shock tunnel
Current Position:
GE India Technology Centre Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, India

Srinath S

Srinath S

Sriram R

Sriram R

Thsis Title: Shock Tunnel Investigations on Hypersonic Shock Impingement(2013)

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Madras,
Chennai, India

Suparna Pal

Suparna Pal

Title:
Charaterization of Dielectric Barrier discharge plasma actuator induced flow in quiescent air
Current Position:
Scientist, DRDO, Hyderabad, India
Anand Babu

Anand Babu

Title:
Reducing Hypersonic Wave Drag using Flat Aero Disk Spike
Current Position:
Honeywell, Bangalore, India
Kamalesh A

Kamalesh A

Title:
Hypersonic Wave Drag Reduction using Counter flow Gas injection
Srisha Rao M V

Srisha Rao M V

Title:
Investigations on Supersonic Hydrogen Ejectors
Current Position:
PhD student, IISc, Bangalore, India
Divya Prakash G

Divya Prakash G

Thesis Title:  From transformation to therapeutics: Diverse biological applications of shock waves (2014)

Current Position:  DST Inspire Faculty, The Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology  Hyderabad, India

S.G. Rakesh

S.G. Rakesh

Thesis  Title: Study of microparticle delivery system using nonlinear shock
wave dynamics for biomedical applications

Current Position: Associate Dean and Head, Amrita School of Engineering,
Bangalore, India

Ratan Joarder

Ratan Joarder

Thesis  Title: Demonstration of  supersonic combustion in a combustion-driven shock tunnel (2009)

 Current Position: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.

Nagaraj SR

Nagaraj SR

Thesis Title: Investigations on shock wave assisted metal forming

Current Position: Chairperson at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Bangalore, India

Jim Thomas

Jim Thomas

M.E.

Viji.M

Viji.M