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The Indian Society for Heat and Mass Transfer (ISHMT) has been acting as a nodal agency in India stimulating researchers engaged in various areas of heat and mass transfer and bringing them together for fruitful interaction and exchange of ideas. The ISHMT organized the first National Heat and Mass Transfer Conference at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras in 1971 and subsequently the conference has been held once in every two years at different places across the country. In these conferences, many well-known experts from abroad have also participated, exchanged technical information and shared their expertise with the Indian researchers. In order to foster greater interaction with the researchers from overseas, ISHMT has started collaborating with other premier professional societies. During the period of 1994-2013, ISHMT and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) had jointly organized this conference. Thereafter, ISHMT and American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers (ASTFE) are jointly organizing this conference.

AIM of IHMTC-2019

The role of heat and mass transfer in modern engineering applications and industrial processes is quite significant. The cutting edge researches like thermal management, additive manufacturing, green buildings, and micro and nano-scale transport phenomena in biological systems are becoming popular along with traditional researches in power plant, internal combustion engine, refrigeration and air conditioning. All over the world, intensive research is in progress on all aspects of fluid flow and heat transfer using theoretical, computational and experimental approaches. The goal of the conference is to gather scholars from all over the world to present advances in the fields of transport phenomena and to foster an environment conducive to exchanging ideas and information. This conference will also provide an ideal environment to develop new collaborations and meet experts on the fundamentals, applications, and products of the mentioned fields. This conference includes invited keynote talks by distinguished experts from industry and academia (across the globe) and number of parallel technical (oral and poster) sessions spread over full three days. This would serve as a platform for young researchers to meet and discuss with academic experts and get motivated further to produce high quality research.

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Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee is the successor of University of Roorkee and thus it is the oldest technical institution of the country established as the Roorkee College of Engineering in 1847 and rechristened as Thomason College of Civil Engineering in 1857. It was elevated to the first Technical University of Independent India on November 25, 1949. In the year 2001, University of Roorkee was declared as the Institute of national importance and converted into Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR) on September 21, 2001. The Department of Mechanical Engineering came into being in the year 1946 and the first batch of Mechanical Engineers was graduated in the year 1949. The Department was renamed as Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering on the silver jubilee year i.e. in 1974 when an undergraduate programme in Industrial Engineering was started. At present the Department offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in various facets of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. The Department offers Master of Technology courses in Machine Design Engineering, Production and Industrial Systems Engineering, Thermal System Engineering, and Welding Engineering. The Department has also started M.Tech programme in CAD, CAM and Robotics from the year 2005. The Department has laboratory and workshop facilities with modern sophisticated equipment to carry out research in all areas related to Mechanical and Production & Industrial Engineering. The faculty actively participates in sponsored research and consultancy work.

Conference Center

IIT Roorkee

December 28 - 31, 2019

08:00 AM – 07:00 PM


From 28-12-2019 To 31-12-2019

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Submission is closed now. Last date for submission of Extended Abstract was 25/02/2019. Acceptance of Extended Abstract has been sent on or before 31/03/2019. Last date for submission of Full-length Paper was 22/06/2019. Author Notification upon Review has been provided on or before 31/08/2019. Last date for submission of Camera-ready Paper was 30/09/2019. We have already sent the acceptance of camera ready manuscripts. A total of 435 oral presentations and 135 poster presentations are supposed to be there during the conference, 28-31, December, 2019.

Template for poster

(Sample template has been already sent to you through email. Size of Poster: 4 feet X 3 feet. Material: Flex. Both sided adhesive tape will be provided by organizing committee at the venue for fixation of the poster.)

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Template for oral presentation

(Sample template has been already sent to you through email. Adhere with the style given for first slide. Deposit your presentation file in media cell at least 30 minutes before the start of the session. No presentation will be taken in conference venue. Connecting own laptop is not permitted. We will have Office 2016 installed in all the computers.)

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Plenary Speakers

IHMTC 2019, IIT Roorkee, India

Keynote Speakers

IHMTC 2019, IIT Roorkee, India

Frequently asked questions

About Roorkee, Payment, Accomodation, Paper Submission

How to Reach IIT Roorkee
IIT Roorkee is well connected to Delhi by rail and road. It is situated on National Highways 58 and 73 and is on Amritsar Howrah main rail route. Some trains which are convenient for travelling between Delhi and Roorkee are New Delhi-Dehradun-New Delhi Shatabdi Express (12017/12018) and Dehradun-New Delhi-Dehradun Janshatabdi Express (12055/12066). By train, it takes less than 3 hours and 30 minutes to reach Roorkee from Delhi, so it is the fastest and most economical way of travel. Nearest airport to Roorkee is Dehradun's Jolly Grant airport which has Air India, Spice Jet and Jet Airways services from New Delhi. But most preferable airport, nearest from Roorkee is the New Delhi International Airport which is about 180 kilometers away. National Highway 58 from New Delhi to the higher reaches of the Himalayas passes via Roorkee. Roorkee is, therefore, well connected to all the major cities in the region by road. There are frequent bus services to this place from the Maharana Pratap Inter State Bus Terminal (Kashmere Gate) Delhi. Traveling from Delhi, Roorkee is located towards north approximately 170 kilometers. Take the highway NH58, and it passes through Roorkee. The city of Haridwar is located further on the same highway about 29 kilometers from Roorkee.
IIT Roorkee Campus is in a serene atmosphere amidst greenery and nearby canal. For accommodation, one can choose between student hostels and guest houses inside campus. There are good numbers of Resorts, Retreats, Clubs and Villas within 5-10 km radius. The tariff details along with contact details of hotel & hostel supervisors are provided in the registration form. Accommodation & Hospitality committee will extend complete support for smooth booking of rooms and also for a pleasant stay. Some hotels around are Centrum (1 km), Prakash (1 km), Hotel Centre Point (2 km), Godawari (4 km), Sarovar Portico (15 km), Radisson Blu (22 km). Intimate your choice of accommodation during filling up the form. We will notify you availability, charges and payment procedure for your preferred accommodation through email.
Prof. Ajit K. Chaturvedi (Director, IIT Roorkee)

Prof. B. K. Gandhi (Head, MIED, IIT Roorkee)

Organizing Secretary
Prof. Ravi Kumar ( MIED, IIT Roorkee)

Joint Co-Organizing Secretaries
Dr. Arup Kumar Das (MIED, IIT Roorkee)
Dr. Sudhakar Subudhi (MIED, IIT Roorkee)
Registration using Bank Transfer
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2.In the bottom footer of the webpage, under fund transfer, you can get link for “Conference Registration Fees”.
3.The link will redirect you to “State Bank of India Payment Portal” Click here.
4.Follow the instructions given in the registration section below and agree with the terms and conditions of bank.
5.Under payment category select “IIT Roorkee Conference”.
6.Use “CONFR-86-MID” as Conference code.
7.Fill up your requisite details before paying.
8. After successful Payment, fill up registration form (link given in registration section).
1.In favor of “Dean SRIC, IIT ROORKEE”
2.Write your full name with pencil on the backside of the demand draft (DD) and speed post/courier it to the following:
Prof. Ravi Kumar, Professor
Organizing Secretary, IHMTC-2019
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India 247667.
3. Fill up registration form (link given in registration section).
4.Send a scanned copy of the demand draft and screenshot of filled up registration form to
Submission is closed now. We have sent technical review of your already submitted manuscript through email. Your paper number and presentation category have been clearly mentioned in the email. Prepare camera ready manuscript after incorporating all suggestions given by the reviewers. Adhere all formatting skills given in the template (word or latex) in "Submission" section. Submit camera ready manuscript by completing the google form (link given in Submission section) on or before 30th September, 2019.


The organizing committee of IHMTC-2019 is delighted to announce Begell House as official partner for publication of conference proceedings. You can visit the webpage of our sponsor through the following link: Click here

The organizing committee of IHMTC-2019 takes immense pleasure in inviting sponsors to showcase your products & services to the Conference participants and delegates. Given below are the details of sponsorship category, tariff and potential branding benefits for your perusal. Also, we earnestly request you to book the Sponsorship type by making advance payment through State Bank of India Portal Click here

registration and accommodation

Registration steps for all IHMTC-2019 attendees (with and without abstract) are as follows:
  1. 1. Online payment of registration and accommodation fees
  2. 2. Online registration for IHMTC-2019
Step 1: Online payment of registration and accommodation fees:
  • Click here to browse the SBI online fees payment portal.
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  • Registration and Accommodation Fee:
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  • Payable Amount: full registration fee + full accommodation charges as per choice
  • Remarks: IHMTC2019-XXX-YYY
    • Replace 'XXX-YYY' by your paper id. Invited speakers and participants without paper may fill Remarks as "IHMTC2019-000-000"
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Step 2: Online registration for IHMTC-2019:
  • Click here to open the online registration form.
  • Fill all the required information and click "next" at the bottom of page
  • Fill the registration fee payment details
  • Submit the dully completed form.

Important Events On or Before
Submission of Extended Abstract 25/02/2019
Acceptance of Extended Abstract 31/03/2019
Submission of Full-length Paper 22/06/2019
Authors Notification upon Review 31/08/2019
Submission of Camera-ready Paper 30/09/2019
Notification of Final Acceptance 01/10/2019
Early Bird Registration 15/10/2019
Registration For The Conference Open (For Fee, See other Tables In This Section)

SAARC Countries including taxes in INR
Students 5310
ISHMT Faculty Members 6490
Non-Members (Academic Institutions) 7670
Non-Members (Industry and R&D Organizations) 8850
Accompanying Person (Spouse) 2950
Registration for Additional Presentation (ORAL/POSTER) 25% of the First Registration

Non SAARC Countries including taxes in USD
Students 150
Members (Academic Institutions) 420
Non-Members (Industry and R&D Organizations) 530
Accompanying Person (Spouse) 150
Registration for Additional Presentation (ORAL/POSTER) 25% of the First Registration

Accommodation Type Charges for Four Days in INR
Student Hostel 1500 + 1000 (Refundable Caution Money)
Institute Guest House; For Faculty and Industry Participants; Twin Sharing 3000
Institute Guest House; AC Suite; For Invited Speakers Only 4000

Pre-Conference Course

Short Course on Phase-change Thermal Systems

26-27, December, 2019

IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, Uttarakhand

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Post-Conference Workshop

3rd International Workshop on Compact Heat Exchangers for Aerospace Applications

02-03, January, 2020

School of Engineering, Dayananda Sagar University, Kudlu Gate, Hosur Road, Bangalore - 560 068

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