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Gaurav Sharma Assistant Professor goravfch[at] +91-1332 28 5427
Areas of Interest
  • Fluid Mechanics, Hydrodynamic instability, interfacial flows, microfluidics
Educational Details
Ph.D.Chemical EngineeringIIT Kanpur2011
Refereed Journal Papers



  1. Dharmendra S. Tomar and Gaurav Sharma, Manipulation and control of instabilities for surfactant-laden liquid film flowing down an inclined plane using a deformable solid layer., Accepted in Phy. Fluids.
  2. Dharmendra S. Tomar, Mahendra Baingne, and Gaurav Sharma, Stability of gravity-driven free surface flow of surfactant-laden liquid film flowing down a flexible inclined plane, Chem. Engg. Sc., 165, 216-228 (2017).
  3. Gaurav and V. Shankar, Manipulation of interfacial instabilities in core-annular flows using a deformable solid layer, Physics of Fluids, 25, 014104 (2013). 
  4. Gaurav and V. Shankar, Role of wall deformability on interfacial instabilities in gravity-driven two-layer flow with a free surface, Physics of Fluids, 22, 094103 (2010).
  5.  Gaurav and V. Shankar, Stability of pressure-driven flow in a deformable neo-Hookean channel, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 659, 318-350 (2010).
  6.  Gaurav and V. Shankar, Stability of fluid flow through deformable neo-Hookean tubes, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 627, 291-322 (2009).
  7. Gaurav and V. Shankar, Stability of gravity-driven free-surface flow past a deformable solid at zero & finite Reynolds number, Physics of Fluids, 19, 024105 (11 pages) (2007).