Prof. Atul Srivastava

Assistant Professor




CONTACT

E-mail:
atulsr@iitb.ac.in
Phone:+(91) (22) 2576-7531
FAX : +(91) (22) 2572-6875
Office: MECH 111






RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Laser-based measurements for fluid flow and heat and mass transfer.
  • Optical Tomography.
  • Experimental Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Heat Transfer in Mini and Micro Channels.
  • Bio-Engineering and Bio-Heat Transfer.
  • Biomedical Applications of Lasers.


Development of Optical Techniques for Convective Heat and Mass Transfer Applications

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COURSES


* Advance Heat Transfer (With Prof. R.P. Vedula), Spring 2011.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur) (IIT Kanpur ) (Awarded Best doctoral thesis by Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) and Indian Laser Association (ILA))
  • M.Tech (IIT Kanpur) (IIT Kanpur )
  • B.Tech (College of Technology, Pantnagar)


Students

  • Hare Krishna Yadav (PhD, Ongoing)
  • Uday Bhapkar (PhD, Ongoing)
  • Arnab Ganguly (M.Tech, Ongoing)
  • Akshay Vaidya (Dual Degree Program, Ongoing)
  • Mukul Bahar (M.Tech, Ongoing)


WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Bombay, Current Position.
  • JSPS Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Tohoku University, Japan, Sept. 2008-Sept. 2010.
  • Visiting Research Fellow, University of Alabama, USA, July 2010.
  • GCOE Visiting Scientist, Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, February-March 2008.
  • Scientist “E”, Raja Ramanna Center for Advanced Technology, Indore, Dept. of Atomic Energy, India, July 2009-May 2011.
  • Scientist “D”, Raja Ramanna Center for Advanced Technology, Indore, Dept. of Atomic Energy, India, July 2005-June 2010.
  • Dr. K.S. Krishnan Research Fellow, Raja Ramanna Center for Advanced Technology, Indore, Dept. of Atomic Energy, India, March 2004-July 2005.



AWARDS AND HONORS

  • Young Faculty Award, IIT Bombay-2011
  • JSPS Post Doctoral Research Fellowship, Japan-2008-2010.
  • Marquis' Who's Who in the World-2010.
  • Innovative Student Projects Award (Doctoral level), Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)-2007.
  • Best PhD Thesis Award, Indian Laser Association (ILA)-2006.
  • Dr. K.S. Krishnan Research Fellowship, Dept. of Atomic Energy, India-2004-2005.
  • M.G. Deshpande Best Paper Award, National Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Power Conference held at PEC, Chandigarh, India-2001.



LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

Review articles/Book chapters

  1. Developments in interferometric techniques for in-situ observation of surface kinetics of crystals in solutions and three-dimensional analysis of transport phenomena, K. Tsukamoto, Atul Srivastava and P. Dold, Book Chapter for 14th International Summer School on Crystal Growth (Editors: Mu Wang, Dongfeng Xue and Di. Wu, Published by American Institute of Physics, NY, USA, 2010.)
  2. Optical imaging and control of convection around a crystal growing from its aqueous solution, K. Muralidhar, Atul Srivastava and P.K. Panigrahi, New Topics in Crystal Growth Research, Editor: G.V. Karas, Nova publishers, New York, pp 1-83, 2005.
  3. Imaging of buoyancy-driven convective field around a KDP crystal using Schlieren tomography, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Computerized Tomography for Scientists and Engineers, Editor: Prabhat Munshi, Published jointly by CRC Press (Taylor and Francis, New York) and Anamaya Publishers, New Delhi, pp 133-147, 2006.
  4. Reconstruction of concentration field around a growing KDP crystal using direct and iterative tomography algorithms, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Computerized Tomography for Scientists and Engineers, Editor: Prabhat Munshi, Published by American Institute of Physics, NY, USA, pp 115-128, 2008.


Papers in Refereed Journals

  1. Determination of elastic properties of resected human breast tissue samples using Optical Coherence Tomographic Elastography, Atul Srivastava, Y. Verma, K.D. Rao and P.K. Gupta, Strain: International J. for Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 47, pp. 75-87 (2011).
  2. Fourier analysis based phase shift interferometric tomography for three-dimensional reconstruction of concentration field around a growing crystal, Atul Srivastava, K. Tsukamoto, E. Yokoyama, K. Murayama and M. Fukuyama, Journal of Crystal Growth Vol. 312, pp. 2254-2262 (2010).
  3. In-situ visualization of crystallization inside high temperature silicate melts, Atul Srivastava, Y. Inatomi, K. Tsukamoto, T. Maki and H. Miura, Journal of Applied Physics Vol. 107, pp. 114907-1-114907-7 (2010).
  4. Real-time optical system of crystallization in levitated silicate melts droplets, Y. Inatomi, Atul Srivastava, H. Satoh, T. Maki and K. Tsukamoto, Review of Scientific Instruments Vol. 81, pp. 073708-1-5 (2010).
  5. Phase-field simulation for crystallization of a highly supercooled forsterite chondrule melt droplet, H. Miura, E. Yokoyama, K. Nagashima, K. Tsukamoto and Atul Srivastava, Journal of Applied Physics Vol. 108, pp. 114912-1-114912-12 (2010).
  6. Reconstruction of time-dependent concentration gradients around a KDP crystal growing from its aqueous solution, Atul Srivastava, Dhruv Singh and K. Muralidhar, Journal of Crystal Growth Vol. 311, pp. 1166-1177, (2009).
  7. A view-based approach for the reconstruction of optical properties of turbid media, Atul Srivastava, H.S. Patel, and P.K. Gupta, Current Science Vol. 93(3), pp. 359-365, (2007).
  8. Measurement of three-dimensional concentration gradients around a crystal growing from its aqueous solution using laser schlieren, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Crystal Research and Technology Vol. 42(8), pp. 778-790, (2007).
  9. Reconstruction of the concentration field around a growing KDP crystal using schlieren tomography, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Applied Optics Vol. 44(26), pp. 5381-5393, (2005).
  10. A schlieren study of the effect of ramp rate and rotation on convection around a crystal growing from an aqueous solution, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Journal of Crystal Growth Vol. 274(1-2), pp. 191-208, (2005).
  11. Comparison of interferometry, schlieren and shadowgraph for visualizing convection during the growth of a KDP crystal from its aqueous solution, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Journal of Crystal Growth Vol. 267(1), pp. 348-361, (2004).
  12. Interferometric Study of Buoyancy-driven Convection in a Differentially Heated Circular Fluid Layer, Atul Srivastava, P.K. Panigrahi, and K. Muralidhar, Heat and Mass Transfer Vol. 41(4), pp 353-359, (2005).
  13. Laser schlieren measurement of vertical flow past a heated circular cylinder, Atul Srivastava, S. Dutta, P.K. Panigrahi, and K. Muralidhar, Int. Comm. in Heat and Mass Transfer Vol. 32(3-4), pp. 520-528 (2005).
  14. Simulation and experimental verification of solutal convection in the initial stages of crystal growth from an aqueous solution, S. Verma, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar, and V.K. Wadhawan, Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics Vol. 43, pp. 24-33 (2005).
  15. Imaging of a convective field in a rectangular cavity using interferometry, schlieren and shadowgraph, Atul Srivastava, A. Phukan, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Optics and Lasers in Engineering Vol. 42(4), pp. 469-485, (2004).
  16. Comparison of interferometry, schlieren and shadowgraph for visualizing convection during the growth of a KDP crystal from its aqueous solution, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P.K. Panigrahi, Journal of Crystal Growth Vol. 267(1), pp. 348-361, (2004).
  17. Beam hardening effects in X-ray computer tomography, K.K. Mishra, Ashwani Kumar, S. Mishra, A.M. Qureshi, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and P. Munshi, J. Non-destructive testing and Evaluation Vol. 2(3), pp 13-18 (2003).
  18. A combined numerical-experimental study of convection in an axisymmetric differentially heated fluid layer, Atul Srivastava and P.K. Panigrahi, J. Engineering and Materials Sciences Vol. 9, pp 464-471 (2002).


Papers in Refereed International and National Conferences (Selected)

  1. Atul Srivastava et al. “Laser Interferometric Study of Rayleigh-Benard Convection in an Axisymmetric Fluid Layer”, International symposium on Recent Advances in Experimental Fluid Mechanics, IIT Kanpur, December 2000.
  2. Atul Srivastava and Panigrahi, P.K. “A combined numerical-experimental study of convection in an axisymmetric differentially heated fluid layer”, 26th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Power, Chandigarh, December 2001. (Best Paper Award)
  3. Atul Srivastava et al. “Quantitative laser Schlieren deflectometry study of flow past a heated cylinder”, International Symposium on Recent Trends in Heat and Mass Transfer, IIT Guwahati, January 2002.
  4. S. Verma, Atul Srivastava et al., “Numerical simulation and optical visualization of solute transport during the initial stages of crystal growth from its solution”, Proceedings of National Laser Symposium, IISc Bangalore, December 2003.
  5. Atul Srivastava, and Panigrahi, P. K. “Optical measurement of the convective field around a crystal growing from its aqueous solution”, Sixth ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Kalpakam, January 2004.
  6. Atul Srivastava et al., Reconstruction of the concentration field around a KDP crystal growing in the diffusion-dominated regime using schlieren tomography, Proc. of the International Conference on Optics and Optoelectronics, held at IRDE Dehradun, December 2005.
  7. Atul Srivastava et al., Flow structure and concentration gradients around a crystal growing from its supersaturated solution in the mixed convection regime, Proc. of the 18th National and 7th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference held at IIT Guwahati, 2006.
  8. H.S. Patel, Atul Srivastava, and P.K. Gupta, “Imaging through turbid media using frequency domain photon migration: effect of object contrast on reconstruction”, Proceedings of Photonics-2006, Hyderabad, India, December 2006.
  9. H.S. Patel, Atul Srivastava, and P.K. Gupta, “A view-based approach for the reconstruction of optical properties of turbid media”, Proceedings of National Laser Symposium, held at RRCAT Indore, India, 2006.
  10. H.S. Patel and Atul Srivastava, “Quantitative Imaging of Inhomogeneities in Turbid Medium Using Diffuse Optical Tomography: A Genetic Algorithm Based Approach”, Proceedings of APBP-2007, Australia, 2007.
  11. Atul Srivastava, Dhruv Singh and K. Muralidhar, “Reconstruction of Time-dependent Concentration Gradients around a KDP crystal growing from its Aqueous Solution”, Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power Conference, held at BIT Mesra, December 2007.
  12. Dhruv Singh, Atul Srivastava, and K. Muralidhar, “Tomographic reconstruction of unsteady fields using proper orthogonal decomposition”, Proceedings of ASME- SHTC 2008, Aug 10-14 2008, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
  13. Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar, P.K. Panigrahi and K. Tsukamoto, “Schlieren investigation of the effect of controlled crystal rotation on convective field around a KDP crystal growing from its aqueous solution”, Presented at Japan-Netherlands Symposium on Crystal Growth -Theory and in-situ Measurements-, Sapporo, Japan, October 20-23, 2008.
  14. Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar and K. Tsukamoto, “Proper orthogonal decomposition based tomography analysis of concentration gradients around a KDP crystal growing in mixed convection regime”, Paper No. 73, Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Process Tomography (IWTP-3) to be held at Tokyo, Japan during 17-19 April 2009.
  15. S. Punjabi, Atul Srivastava, K. Muralidhar, and P.K. Panigrahi, “Interferometric tomography for reconstruction of temperature field during buoyancy-induced convection in superposed fluid layers”, Paper number 61, Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Process Tomography (IWPT-3) to be held at Tokyo, Japan during 17-19 April 2009.
  16. Atul Srivastava, Y. Inatomi, K. Tsukamoto, and H. Miura, “In-situ visualization of experimentally reproduced chondrule textures from crystallizing silicate melts”, ( Oral presentation), Proceedings of 41st Lunar and Planetary Science conference, The Woodlands, Texas, USA during March 1-5, 2010.
  17. Atul Srivastava, K. Tsukamoto, E. Yokoyama, K. Murayama and M. Fukuyama, “Fourier analysis based phase shift interferometric tomography for three-dimensional reconstruction of concentration field around a growing crystal”, Accepted for Oral presentation at 6th World Congress on Industrial Process Tomography (WCIPT6), to be held at Beihang University, China during September 6-9, 2010.
  18. Atul Srivastava, K. Tsukamoto, Y. Inatomi and H. Miura, “In-situ visualization of crystallization inside high temperature silicate melts droplets”, Accepted for Oral presentation at ICCG-16 to be held at Beijing China during 8-13 August 2010.



POPULAR NEWS ARTICLES/LETTERS

  • Atul Srivastava, “Optical imaging and control of convection around a growing KDP crystal”, KIRAN (News bulletin, Indian Laser Association) April 2007.



OTHER SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES

  • Member of research team for conducting experiments in Microgravity Conditions (suppression of buoyancy-induced convection currents), Japan.
  • Boarded Parabolic Flights to conduct Experiments in Microgravity Conditions, Japan, 2009-2010.



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