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Dutta Sushanta
Sushanta Dutta Associate Professor duttafme[at] +91 1332 285410
Areas of Interest
  • Experimental fluid mechanics; Experimental heat transfer; Optical measurement techniques , Active and passive control of flow field, Wake Dynamics, Turbulence study; Schlieren, HWA, PIV, LCT
  • Micro fluidics, heat transfer augmentation using phase change material
Professional Background
2014Till DateAssociate ProfessorIIT Roorkee
20082014Assistant ProfessorIIT Roorkee
20062008Assistant ProfessorNIT Silchar
19951998Assistant EngineerSanghi Textiles Ltd. (Paper division)
Educational Details
Ph.D.Mechanical EngineeringIIT Kanpur2006
M. Tech.Mechanical EngineeringIIT Kanpur2001
B.E.Mechanical EngineeringGovt. Engineering College, Jorhat, Assam1993
Administrative Background
2015till dateWardenRavindra Bhawan
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Feed back controlDST2011
  • American society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Member
  • FMFP India, Life time member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Fluid MechanicsMI 263Fluid MechanicsSpring
ThermodynamicsMI 106Engineering ThermodynamicsAutumn
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Numerical & Experimental Studies on Solar Air Heater with Surface Mounted ObstaclesAddisu BekeleA2008
Characterisation of wake and suppression of fluid forces acting on a row of square prismsBhupendra S MoreA2011
Study of flow field over a square prism for vortex load reduction using active and passive controlManish ChauhanA2011
Flow control and heat transfer enhancement over a surafce mounted obstcale using synthetic jetAbhishek MalikO2014
Flow control over flapping aerofoilKamal Raj SharmaO2015
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
ASME conference, Nevada, USAInternational conference (ASME 2013 Fluid Engineering division summer meeting), FEDSM 2013July 2013
Université des Mascareignes, MauritiusInternational Conference on Renewable Energy Sources and Sustainability ,(Resus 2015March 2015
Participation in short term courses
Couse NameSponsored ByDate
Modern Measurement techniques in Fluid and thermal engineeringAICTEJuly 2011
Challenges in Measurements of Single and Two Phase Flow – Recent TrendsContinuing Education CentreJune 2013
Refereed Journal Papers