Dr. Anuj  Kumar Shukla

Department Mechanical Engineering
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification Ph.D. (IIT Delhi), M.Tech (Engg. Mech., IIT Delhi), B.Tech (Mech. Engg.)
E-Mail akshukla.me@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 09136271032
Areas of Interest

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Convective Heat Transfer, Thermal Engineering, Turbulence Modelling, Simulation, RANS, LES, Filtration and Clean Air

Publications

PUBLICATIONS 

Selected Articles in Top International Journals

  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2021, Computational Analysis of Convective Heat Transfer Properties of Turbulent Slot Jet Impingement, Engineering Computations, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/EC-08-2020-0483 
  • S. Tanveer, A. Dewan, S. Sanghi and A.K. Shukla, 2020, Stability Analysis of Cross Buoyancy Flow Past a Circular Cylinder Using OpenFOAM, Materials Today: Proceedings, Vol. 28, Part 4, 2020, pp. 2057-2061. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.724 
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2019, Flow and Thermal Characteristics of Jet Impingement on a Flat Plate for Small Nozzle to Plate Spacing using LES, Int. J. of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 145, pp.    1-17. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2019.106005 
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2018, OpenFOAM Based LES of Slot Jet Impingement Heat Transfer at Low Nozzle to Plate Spacing using Four SGS Models, Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 911- 931. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00231-018-2470-8 
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2018, Heat Transfer and Flow Characteristics of Turbulent Slot Jet Impingement on Plane and Ribbed Surfaces, Thermophysics and Aeromechanics, Vol. 25, No. 5, pp. 717-734. https://doi.org/10.1134/S0869864318050086 
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2017, Flow and Thermal Characteristics of Jet Impingement: Comprehensive Review, Int. J. of Heat and Technology, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 153-166. DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350121 
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2017, Convective Heat Transfer  Enhancement using Slot Jet Impingement on a Detached Rib Surface, J. of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 1615-1627. DOI: 10.18869/acadpub.jafm.73.243.27685 
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2016, Computational Study on Effects of Rib Height and Thickness on Heat Transfer Enhancement in a Rib Roughened Square Channel, Sadhana - Academy Proc. in Engg. Sciences, Vol. 41, No. 6, pp. 667-678. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12046-016-0501-z

Selected papers in Refereed International Conferences

  • A. Kumar, R. Kumar, A. K. Shukla, 2021. A Computation Study of Filtration Process with different Pleat Shapes. Advances in Mechanical and Systems Engineering (CAMSE 2021), Dr. B. R. Ambedkar NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, July 17- 19, 2021.
  • A. Dewan and A.K. Shukla, 2019, Study of convective heat transfer in turbulent jet impingement using SAS and LES modelling, AIP Conference Proceedings 2148,020001 https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5123922
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan 2019, Computational Study of Flow and Thermal Characteristics of Turbulence Slot Jet Impingement on a Heated Plate, 4th Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC 2049), Westin Hotel, Las Vegas, NV, USA.
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2018, Computation of Thermophysical Properties of Jet Impingement Heat Transfer, IMECE International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2017, Slot Jet Impingement Heat Transfer on Flat and Ribbed Surfaces for High Nozzle to Plate Spacing, Proc. 24th National and 2nd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, BITS Pilani, Hyderabad, Indian Society for Heat and Mass Transfer digital library, pp. 337 – 344. DOI:10.1615/IHMTC-2017.460
  • A. Dewan, R. Dutta and A.K. Shukla, 2016, Slot Jet Impingement Heat Transfer using RANS Approach and LES, Proc. 6th International and 43rd International Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, MNNIT Allahabad.
  • A.K. Shukla, A. Dewan and B. Srinivasan, 2016, Computational Study of Turbulent Slot Jet Impingement on a Ribbed Surface, Proc. 6th International and 43rd International Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, MNNIT Allahabad.
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2015, Computational Study of Heat Transfer Enhancement through Broken and Continuous Attached Ribs in a Square Channel, Proc. 23rd National and 1st International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Trivandrum, India.

 

Selected papers in Refereed National Conferences

  • A. Dewan and A. K. Shukla, 2018, Challenges in Computation of Turbulent Slot Jet Impinging on a Heated Wall, Symposium and Workshop for Analytical Youth in Applied Mechanics (SWAYAM) 2018, BITS Pilani, K.K. Birla Goa Campus.
  • A.K. Shukla and A. Dewan, 2018, Jet Impingement Heat Transfer on Flat and Ribbed Surfaces, Symposium and Workshop for Analytical Youth in Applied Mechanics (SWAYAM) 2018, BITS Pilani, K.K. Birla Goa Campus.
Other Info.

SCHOLASTIC ACHIEVEMENTS & AWARDS 

  • Awarded Research Excellence Travel Awards (RETA) of Rs. 1,50,000.00 (CIITD/PGSR/2018/No. IITD/PGSR/2018/14034, dated 07/09/2018) for 2nd semester 2017-2018, IIT Delhi based on research publications.
  • Awarded Research Scholar Travel Award (RSTA) of Rs. 1,50,000.00 during Ph.D., IIT Delhi.
  • Awarded International Travel Support (ITS) (File Number: ITS/2018/004743) by Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India.
  • Selected and Participated in BRICS Youth Summit 2018 by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India as an Indian delegate at Bela Bela, South Africa and delivered a speech on 4th Industrial Revolution on the behalf of India followed by a panel discussion and QA session.
  • Received a letter of appreciation from Hon’ble Governor of Nagaland (His Excellency P.B Acharya) for the organization of one-day workshop named ‘AAHVAAHN’ 19, A call of change makers’ focused on Social Entrepreneurship being the event coordinator.
  • PhD thesis nominated for best thesis award by Indian Examiner.
  • Delivered an invited lecture (May 23rd, 2021) on Product Management – Market Research, Product Planning & Development, Analytics under Entrepreneurship Development Program of National Productivity Council (NPC), an autonomous organization under Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India.
  • Invited as a judge at Hultz Prize (Bill Clinton Global Initiative of UN) Sharda University on 23rd Jan 2021.
  • Delivered an Invited Talk on “Role of Make in India: Industry Academia Collaboration” in VSAM 2021, NIT Jamshedpur on 30th July 2021.

SPONSORED PROJECTS

S.No.

Title of the Project

Funding Agency

Amount (Lacs)

Role

1.

Studies On Air Ventilation in Central Air-Conditioning Units in Post Covid-19 Scenario Guided by Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Techniques

Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR)

22.090

Co-Principal Investigator

PI: Prof. Amit Rawal (IIT Delhi)

2.

Technology Foresight Studies on Advanced Materials as The New Technology Horizons for The Industry in The Future; Studies on The Implementation of Stainless Steel Fabricated Try Additive Manufacturing and Computational Forecasting Technique for High Temperature Applications

Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR)

24.540

Co-Principal Investigator

PI: Dr. Shiva S (IIT Jammu)

MAJOR INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH PROJECTS HANDELED

No.

Name of The Project

 Responsibilities

Status

Funding/Industy

1

Clean Air Tower

Background Research, Initial and Improved Design monitoring, Team Management Proto Development and Testing.

Proto Launched and Production under Consideration

Industrial form Elofic

2

Nasal Filter

Background Research, Initial and Improved Design, Team Management, 3D Print Proto Development and Testing.

Completed

Industrial form Elofic

3

Computational, Experimental Analysis of Filter Media Simulation

Concept, Research and Mathematical Formulation

---

Industrial form Elofic

4

Filters for Zero Emission and EV Filtration

Concept and Background Research

---

Industrial form Elofic

5

Oxygen Concentrator

Concept, Research and Product Development.

Completed

Elofic/SVSU

 

SHORT TERM COURSES/TRAINING/WORKSHOP ATTENDED

No.

Name of The Program/Workshop

Duration

Host/Organizer

Remarks

1

Faculty Development Programme

30days

Faculty Development Institute (SGI, Agra, Mathura Campus)

Awarded Grade ‘A’

2

Human Values and Professional Ethics

3 Days

Gautam Buddha Technical University, Lucknow

Participation Certificate

3

A Talent Edge: Industry Institute Interface

12th Nov’ 2011

HCST, Mathura

Participation Certificate

4

Turbulence in Environmental Flows

29th Oct – 3rd Nov’ 2017

Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN)

Participation Certificate

5

Innovative Teaching & Learning Pedagogy

4th – 6th Jul’ 2019

KIET, Ghaziabad

Participation Certificate

EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES 

  • Participated in the IEEE sponsored national seminar on Non-Conventional Energy Resources & it’s Utilization (NCERU, 2009) organized by the Department of Electrical Engineering, KNIT, Sultanpur (UP)-INDIA.
  • Participated in ‘Indo Japan Seminar on Nanomaterials for Technology Development’ (IJSNTD 2010) at HCST Mathura on 28th Oct. 2010.
  • Worked on SERB (DST) project titled “Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Slot Jet Impingement Heat Transfer” (SR/S3/MERC/0114/2012) at IIT Delhi during my Ph.D. research from July 2012 to Jun 2017.
  • Presented a research poster titled “Computational analysis of enhancement of heat transfer in a square channel using attached   and detached ribs" in IIT Delhi Open House 19th April 2014.
  • Departmental coordinator of IIT Delhi Open House 19th April 2014.
  • Departmental coordinator of IIT Delhi Open House 2015.
  • Advisory Council Member of IIEST (Industrial Incubation of Entrepreneurship and Skill Training Federation) Delhi Dwarika (July 2014 to 2018).
  • Cricket and Chess tournament coordinator and member of Applied Mechanics Society, IIT Delhi during 2013 - 2014.
  • Elected as Secretary Applied Mechanics Society (AMS) of Department of Applied Mechanics, IIT Delhi 2015-2015.
  • Coordinated/volunteered in organizing team of INCAM (Indian National Conference on Applied Mechanics) 2015 organized by Department of Applied Mechanics, IIT Delhi.
  • Coordinator and Member of winning team of Applied Mechanics Cricket League 2016, IIT Delhi.
  • Participated and coordinated various activities at India International Science Festival (IISF) 4-8th Dec 2015 at IIT Delhi organized by VIBHA and DST, India.
  • Elected as SAC (Student Affair Council) convener/representative IIT Delhi for MRS-Type A for the session 2016-2017.
  • Nominated member (SAC) in Hospital Advisory Committee (HAC) IIT Delhi for 2016-2017.
  • Elected as SAC (Student Affair Council) convener/representative IIT Delhi for MRS-Nalanda/IP for the session 2017-2018.

INTERNATIONAL VISITS

South Africa, United States of America (Twice) (B1/B2 visa for 10 years) and South Korea.

STUDENTS PROJECT GUIDANCE

Master of Technology

1. Ms. Taqwa Qadri (2020-2021, Main Supervisor), Industrial Thesis, BITS Goa, Title: Computational Fluid Flow Analysis of Pleated Filters using Varying Geometric Parameters and Turbulence Models (Status: Completed, Co-Supervisor: Dr. P Ranjan, BITS Goa)

2. Mr. Abhishek Kumar, (2020-2021, Co-Supervisor),Computational Study of Flow Through Porous Media For Automotive And Clean Air Filtration Products. (Status: Completed, Main Supervisor: Dr. Rajesh Kumar, MED, NIT Kurukshetra)