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Books

  • N. D Kaushika, K. S. Reddy & Kshitij Kaushik, "Sustainable Energy and the Environment: A Clean Technology Approach," Capital Publishing Company and Springer, 2016.http://www.springer.com/in/book/9783319294445
  • Computer Based Tutorial on “Non-Conventional Energy Sources” (CD)
  • Ali, Imhamed M. Saleh, K. S. Reddy, and Tapas K. Mallick. "Indoor Experimental Investigations of Two Different Static 3-D Solar Concentrators." Renewable Energy in the Service of Mankind, Chapter 71, Vol II. Springer International Publishing, (2016), 741-748, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-18215-5_67(Book Chapter)

International Journals

  • K.S. Reddy, S. Aravindhan, Tapas K. Mallick, “Investigation of performance and emission characteristics of a biogas fuelled electric generator integrated with solar concentrated photovoltaic system”, Renewable Energy, Volume 92, (2016), 233-243,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rene ne.2016.02.008
  • Shivangi Sharma, Asif Tahir, K.S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, "Performance enhancement of a Building-Integrated Concentrating Photovoltaic system using phase change material," Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Volume 149, (2016), 0927-0248, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2015.12.035.
  • S. Somasundharam, K. S. Reddy, "Inverse estimation of thermal properties using Bayesian inference and three different sampling techniques," Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering, 2016 (Available online), http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17415977.2016.1138946.
  • Shivangi Sharma, Nazmi Sellami, Asif Tahir, K. S. Reddy, and Tapas K. Mallick. "Enhancing the performance of BICPV systems using phase change materials." In 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS: CPV-11, AIP Publishing, (2015), http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4931557.
  • Leonardo Micheli, Eduardo F. Fernandez, Florencia Almonacid, K. S. Reddy, and Tapas K. Mallick. "Enhancing ultra-high CPV passive cooling using least-material finned heat sinks." In 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS: CPV-11, AIP Publishing, (2015), http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4931563
  • Leonardo Micheli, K.S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, "Plate Micro-fins in Natural Convection: An Opportunity for Passive Concentrating Photovoltaic Cooling", Energy Procedia, 82, (2015), 1876-6102, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2015.12.037.
  • Micheli, Leonardo, K. S. Reddy, and Tapas K. Mallick. "General correlations among geometry, orientation and thermal performance of natural convective micro-finned heat sinks."  Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 91 (2015), 711-724, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2015.08.015.
  • Leonardo Micheli, K.S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, "Thermal effectiveness and mass usage of horizontal micro-fins under natural convection”, Applied Thermal Engineering, (2015), 1359-4311,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2015.09.042.
  • Micheli Leonardo, Nabin Sarmah, K. S. Reddy, Xichun Luo, and Tapas K. Mallick. "Design, Development, and Analysis of a Densely Packed 500x Concentrating Photovoltaic Cell Assembly on Insulated Metal Substrate", International Journal of Photoenergy, (2015)http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/341032.
  • Micheli, Leonardo, Eduardo F. Fernandez, Florencia Almonacid, K. S. Reddy, and Tapas K. Mallick. "Optimization of the least-material approach for passive Ultra-High CPV cooling", In Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC), IEEE 42 (2015)http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7355763&isnumber=7355590.
  • T.E. Boukelia, M.S. Mecibah, B.N. Kumar, K.S. Reddy, "Investigation of solar parabolic trough power plants with and without integrated TES (thermal energy storage) and FBS (fuel backup system) using thermic oil and solar salt", Energy, Volume 88,( 2015), 292-303, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2015.05.038.
  • T. E. Boukelia, M. S. Mecibah, B.N. Kumar, K. S. Reddy, "Optimization, selection and feasibility study of solar parabolictrough power plants for Algerian conditions," Energy Conversion and Management 101 (2015), 450‐459, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2015.05.067.
  • K. S. Reddy, T. Srihari Vikram, G. Veershetty, "Combined heat loss analysis of solar parabolic dish–modified cavity receiver for superheated steam generation", Solar Energy 121 (2015) 78-93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2015.04.028.
  • K. S. Reddy, K. Ravi Kumar, C.S. Ajay, “Experimental investigation of porous disc enhanced receiver for solar parabolictrough collector,” Renewable Energy 77 (2015) 308‐319, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2014.12.016.
  • Leonardo Micheli, S. Senthilarasu, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, “Applicability of silicon micro‐finned heat sinks for 500×concentrating photovoltaics systems” J. of Materials Science 50(16), (2015) 5378‐5388, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-015-9065-2
  • H. Sharon, K. S. Reddy, “Performance investigation and enviro‐economic analysis of active vertical solar distillation units”,Energy 84 (2015) 794‐807,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2015.03.045.
  • H. Sharon, K. S. Reddy, “A review of solar energy driven desalination technologies”, Renewable and Sustainable EnergyReviews 41 (2015) 1080–1118,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2014.09.002.
  • T. Sri Hari Vikram, K. S. Reddy “Investigation of convective and radiative heat losses from modified cavity based solar dishsteam generator using ANN”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 87 (2015) 19‐30,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2014.08.005.
  • K. S. Reddy, Sendhil Kumar Natarajan, G. Veershetty “Experimental performance investigation of modified cavity receiverwith fuzzy focal solar dish concentrator”, Renewable Energy, 74 (2015), 148‐157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2014.07.058.
  • K. S. Reddy, Abhishek Gore, T. Sri Hari Vikram, V. Jawahar, “Heliostat Field Analysis of Solar Central Tower Power Plant forIndian Conditions”, Int. J. of Interdisciplinary Engineering and Sciences, 1(1), (2014), 8‐21
  • K. S. Reddy, S. Lokeswaran, Pulkit Agarwal, Tapas K. Mallick, “Numerical Investigation of Micro‐channel based ActiveModule Cooling for Solar CPV System”, Energy Procedia, 54, (2014), 400‐416,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2014.07.283.
  • T. S. Vikram, K. S. Reddy, “Estimation of Heat Losses from Modified Cavity Mono‐tube Boiler Receiver of Solar ParabolicDish for Steam Generation”, Energy Procedia 57 (2014), 371‐380, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2014.10.190.
  • K. S. Reddy, D Premkumar, T. S. Vikram “Heat Transfer Modeling and Analysis of Solar Thermo‐chemical Reactor for Hydrogen Production from Water”, Energy Procedia 57, (2014) 570‐579, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2014.10.211.
  • Leonardo Micheli, Nabin Sarmah, Xichun Luo, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, “Design of a 16‐cell densely‐packed receiver for high concentrating photovoltaic applications”, Energy Procedia, 54, (2014), 185‐198, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2014.07.262.
  • K. S. Reddy, T. S. Vikram, H.Sharon, Tapas K. Mallick, “Design and optimisation of elliptical hyperboloid concentrator with helical receiver”, Solar Energy, 108 (2014), 515–524,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2014.07.019.
  • Nikhilesh R Kamnapure, K. S. Reddy, “Optical Analysis of Solar Parabolic Trough Collector with Flat Concentrating Photovoltaic Receiver”, International Journal of Applied Mechanics and Materials, 592‐594 (2014) 2396‐2403, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.592-594.2396
  • K. S. Reddy, T.K. Mallick, Madhusudan Kumar, H. Sharon, S. Lokeswaran, A Review of “Integration, Control, Communication and Metering (ICCM) of Renewable Energy based Smart Grid”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Review 38 (2014) 180‐192, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2014.05.049.
  • H. V. Bezawada, A. S. Sekhar, K. S. Reddy ,“Design and Analysis of Dual Axes Tracking System for Solar Photovoltaic Modules”, International Journal of Engineering Development and Research Volume 2 Issue 3 (Sept 2014), http://www.ijedr.org/papers/IJEDR1403044.pdf
  • K. S. Reddy, K Ravi Kumar, “Estimation of convective and radiative heat losses from an inverted trapezoidal cavity receiver of solar linear Fresnel reflector system”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 80 (2014) 48–57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2014.01.022.
  • Kannan Aravamudan , H.Varun, Bhuvanesh Kumar , Ligy Philip , S. Murty Bhallamudi, K. S. Reddy, “Simulation of a Cross Flow Wind Aided Evaporator”, International Journal on Desalination , 340 (2014) 18‐29, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.desal.2014.02.016.
  • Imhamed M. Saleh Ali, T. Sri Hari Vikram, Tadhg S. O’Donovan, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick “Design and experimental analysis of a static 3‐D elliptical hyperboloid concentrator for process heat applications”, Solar Energy, 102 (2014) 257–266,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2014.01.031.
  • Ligy Philip, K. S. Reddy, Bhuvanesh Kumar, S.M. Bhallamudi, A. Kannan, “Performance evaluation of a solar and wind aided cross‐flow evaporator for RO reject management”, Desalination, 317 (2013) 1‐10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.desal.2013.02.008.
  • Leonardo Micheli, Nabin Sarmah, Xichun Luo, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K Mallick, “Opportunities and Challenges in micro – nanotechnologies for concentrated photovoltaic cooling: A review”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Review, 20 (2013) 595–610,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2012.11.051.
  • I.M. S. Ali, T. S. O’ Donovan, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K Mallick, “An optical analysis of a static 3D concentrator”, Solar Energy, 88 (2013) 57–70,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2012.11.004.
  • K. S. Reddy, G. Veershetty, “Viability analysis of solar parabolic dish stand‐alone power plant for Indian conditions”, Applied Energy, 102 (2013) 908‐922,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2012.09.034.
  • K. S. Reddy, K. Ravi Kumar, Vikramdithya A. Devaraj, “Feasibility analysis of megawatt scale solar thermal power plants”, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy”,4 (2012) 0631111‐23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4766891.
  • P. Abhishek, A. S. Sekhar, K. S. Reddy, “Design of a Support Structure: Mechanism for Automated Tracking of 1 kWe Solar PV Power System”, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (2013) 1077‐1088, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-81-322-1050-4_86
  • K. S. Reddy, K. Ravi Kumar, “Solar collector field design and viability analysis of stand‐alone parabolic trough power plants for Indian conditions”, Energy for Sustainable Development, 16 (2012) 456‐470,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.esd.2012.09.003.
  • K. Ravi Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “4‐E (Energy‐Exergy‐Environmental‐Economic) Analyses of line focusing stand‐alone concentrating solar power plants”, Int. J. of Low Carbon Technologies, 7 (2012) 82‐96,http://ijlct.oxfordjournals.org/content/7/2/82.abstract.
  • N. Sendhil Kumar, K. S. Reddy and T. K. Mallick, "Heat loss characteristics of trapezoidal cavity receiver for solar linear concentrating system", Applied Energy, 93 (2012) 523–531, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2011.12.011.
  • K. S. Reddy, K. Ravi Kumar, T. S. O’Donovan and T. K. Mallick, "Performance Analysis of an Evacuated Multi‐Stage Solar Water Desalination Systems", Desalination 288 (2012) 80–92, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.desal.2011.12.016.
  • K. Ravi Kumar and K. S. Reddy,"Effect of porous disc receiver configurations on performance of solar parabolic trough concentrator", Heat Mass Transfer, 48 (2012) 555 – 571,http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00231-011-0903-8.
  • M.V.J.J. Suresh, K. S. Reddy and A.K. Kolar, "Thermodynamic analysis of a coal‐fired power plant repowered with pressurized pulverized coal combustion", Proc. IMechE Part A: J. Power and Energy, 22 (2012) 5‐16,http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0957650911418421.
  • P. V. Kumar, A. K. Kaviti, O Prakash, K. S. Reddy, “Optimization of design and operating parameters on the year round performance of a multi‐stage evacuated solar desalination system using transient mathematical analysis”, Int. J. of Energy and Environment 3 (2012) 409‐434, http://www.ijee.ieefoundation.org/vol3/issue3/IJEE_07_v3n3.pdf
  • K. S. Reddy and Vikramaditya A. Devaraj, “4‐E (Energy‐Exergy‐Environment‐Economic) Analysis of Stand‐Alone Solar Thermal Power Plants and Solar‐Coal Hybrid Power Plants”, Journal of Fundamentals of Renewable Energy and Applications, 2 (2012), http://doi:10.4303/jfrea/R120308.
  • 31. M.V.J.J. Suresh, K. S. Reddy and A.K. Kolar, “ANN‐GA based optimization of a high ash coal‐fired supercritical power plant”, Applied Energy,88 (2011) 4867–4873, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2011.06.029.
  • K. S. Reddy, “Performance evaluation of solar TIM modified ICS water heating system”, Int. J. of Green Energy, Energy and Environment, 1 (2011) 1‐7.
  • M.V.J.J. Suresh, K. S. Reddy and A.K. Kolar, “Thermodynamic optimization of advanced steam power plants retrofitted for oxy‐coal combustion”, J Eng Gas Turbines Power 133 (2011) 063001‐1‐12,http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4002251.
  • M.V.J.J. Suresh, K.S. Reddy, Ajit Kumar Kolar, “4‐E (Energy, Exergy, Environment, and Economic) analysis of solar thermal aided coal‐fired power plants”, Energy for Sustainable Development, 14 (2010) 267–279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.esd.2010.09.002.
  • R. K. Chandran, I. Banerjee, G. Padmakumar, and K. S. Reddy, “Investigation of Thermal Striping in Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor Using Ten‐Jet Water Model”, Heat Transfer Engineering, 32 (2010) 369‐383.36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01457632.2010.483857
  • K. S. Reddy, K. Ravi Kumar, P. Vishwanath Kumar, T. K. Mallick, T. S. O’Donovan, “Transient Analysis of Multi‐Stage Solar Desalination System”, Int. J. of Green Energy, Energy and Environment, 1 (2010) 27‐35.
  • N. Sendhil Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Investigation of Convection and Radiation Heat Losses From Modified Cavity Receiver of Solar Parabolic Dish using Asymptotic Computational Fluid Dynamics”, J. of Heat Transfer Engineering, 31 (2010) 597‐607,http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01457630903425890.
  • R. Krishna Chandran, Indranil Banerjee, G. Padmakumar, K. S. Reddy, “Numerical analysis of thermal striping phenomena using a two jet water model”, Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics. 4 (2010) 209‐221,http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19942060.2010.11015311.
  • K. S. Reddy, P. Karthikeyan, “Combinatory Models for Predicting the Effective Thermal Conductivity of Frozen and Unfrozen Food Materials”, Advances in Mechanical Engineering (2010), 1‐14,doi:10.1155/2010/901376
  • K. S. Reddy and N. Sendhil Kumar, “An improved model for natural convection heat loss from modified cavity receiver of solar dish concentrator”, Solar Energy, 83, (2009), 1884–1892, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2009.07.001.
  • K. Ravi Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Thermal analysis of solar parabolic trough with porous disc receiver”, Applied Energy, 86 (2009) 1804–1812, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2008.11.007.
  • M. V. J. J. Suresh, K. S. Reddy and Ajit Kumar Kolar, “3‐E analysis of advanced power plants based on high ash coal”. Int. J. of Energy Research, 34 (2009) 716‐735, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/er.1593.
  • K. S. Reddy and N. Sendhil Kumar, "Convection and surface radiation heat losses from modified cavity receiver of solar parabolic dish collector with two‐stage concentration”, Heat Mass Transfer, 45 (2009) 363–373, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00231-008-0440-2.
  • K. S. Reddy and P. Karthikeyan, “Estimation of effective thermal conductivity of two‐phase materials using collocated parameter model”. J. of Heat Transfer Engineering, 30 (2009) 998–1011,http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01457630902837533.
  • K. S. Reddy and P. Karthikeyan, “Effective Thermal Conductivity Models with Contact Resistance and Radiation for Two‐Phase Materials” International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, 2 (2009) 13‐30.
  • K. S. Reddy and N. Sendhil Kumar, "Combined laminar natural convection and surface radiation heat losses in a modified cavity receiver of solar parabolic dish", Int. Journal of Thermal Sciences, 47 (2008) 1647‐1657, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2007.12.001
  • D. Ruben Sudhakar, K. S. Reddy, Ajit Kumar Kolar and Bo Leckner, “Wood particle devolatization and char combustion in a fluidized bed combustor” Fuel Processing Technology, 89 (2008) 1121‐1134.
  • P. Karthikeyan and K. S. Reddy “Absolute steady‐state thermal conductivity measurements of insulation materials using square guarded hot plate apparatus” Journal of Energy, Heat and Mass Transfer, 30 (2008) 273‐286.
  • K. S. Reddy, K. Ravi Kumar and G.V. Satyanarayana, “Numerical investigation of energy efficient receiver for solar parabolic trough concentrator”, Heat Transfer Engineering, 29 (2008) 961‐972, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01457630802125757.
  • N. Sendhil Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Comparison of receivers for solar dish collector system”, Energy Conversion & Management, 49 (2008) 812‐819, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2007.07.026.
  • K. S. Reddy and G.V. Satyanarayana, “Numerical study of porous finned receiver for solar parabolic trough concentrator",Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics, 2 (2008) 132‐251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19942060.2008.11015219.
  • T. Krishnaiah, S. Srinivasa Rao, K. Madhumurthy and K. S. Reddy, “Modelling and simulation of a gamma type sterling engine powered by a solar parabolic dish collector” European Journal of Scientific Research, 20 (2008) 163‐176.
  • S. Khandelwal, K. S. Reddy and S. Srinivasa Murthy, “Performance of contact and non‐contact type hybrid photovoltaic thermal (PV‐T) collectors”, Int. J. of Low Carbon Technologies, 2 (2008) 359‐375, http://ijlct.oxfordjournals.org/content/2/4/359.full.pdf+html.
  • T. Krishnaiah, S. Srinivasa Rao, K. Madhumurthy and K. S. Reddy, “Neural network approach for modelling global solar radiation” Journal of Applied Science Research, 3 (2007) 1105‐1111.
  • K. S. Reddy, “Thermal modeling of PCM based solar integrated collector storage water heating system”, J. of Solar Energy Engineering, 129 (2007) 458‐464,http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.2770753.
  • N. Sendhil Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Numerical investigation of natural convection heat loss in modified cavity receiver for fuzzy focal solar dish concentrator”, Solar Energy, 81 (2007) 846‐855, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2006.11.008.
  • P. Karthikeyan and K. S. Reddy, “Effective conductivity estimation of binary metallic mixtures” Int. J. of Thermal Sciences, 46 (2007) 419‐425, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2006.07.002.
  • Sridhar and K. S. Reddy, “Transient analysis of modified cuboid solar integrated collector‐storage system”, Applied Thermal Engineering, 27 (2007) 330‐346,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2006.07.040.
  • P. K. Samantray, P. Karthikeyan and K. S. Reddy, “Estimating effective thermal conductivity of two‐phase materials” Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 49 (2006) 4209–4219,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2006.03.015.
  • K. S. Reddy and Manish Ranjan, “Solar resource estimation using artificial neural networks and comparison with correlation models”, Energy Conversion & Management, 44 (2003) 2519‐2530,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0196-8904(03)00009-8.
  • N. D. Kaushika and K. S. Reddy, “Performance of a low cost solar paraboloidal dish steam generating system”, Energy Conversion & Management, 41 (2000) 713‐726, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0196-8904(99)00133-8.
  • K. S. Reddy, P. Avanti and N.D. Kaushika, “Finite time thermal analysis of ground integrated‐collector‐storage solar water heater with transparent insulation cover”. Int. J. of energy Research, 23 (1999) 925‐940,http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1099-114X(199909)23:11<925::AID-ER526>3.0.CO;2-6.
  • K. S. Reddy and N.D. Kaushika, “Comparative study of transparent insulation materials cover systems for integrated collector‐ storage solar water heaters”, Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 58 (1999) 431‐446,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0927-0248(99)00018-5.
  • N.D. Kaushika and K. S. Reddy, “Thermal design and field experiment of transparent honeycomb insulated integrated collector‐ storage solar water heater”, Applied Thermal Engineering, 19 (1999) 145‐161,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1359-4311(98)00033-7.
  • M. Arulanantham, K. S. Reddy and N. D. Kaushika, “Solar gain characteristics of absorber‐parallel transparent insulation materials”, Energy Conversion and Management, 39(1998) 1519‐1527, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0196-8904(98)00031-4.
International Conferences:
  • S. Somasundharam, K. S. Reddy, "Updating prior parameters based on Likelihood function-Bayesian method for parameter estimation at high measurement uncertainty", ECCOMAS Congress 2016, Crete Island, Greece , 5-10 June 2016(Accepted).
  • K. S. Reddy and C. Ananthsornaraj, “Numerical investigation of solar PTC receiver under non uniform flux distribution”, ISES Solar World Congress (SWC 2015), Daegu, Korea, 8-12 November 2015.
  • K. S. Reddy and T. Sri Hari Vikram, “Performance analysis of concave cavity surface receiver for a non - imaging solar collector”, ISES Solar World Congress (SWC 2015), Daegu, Korea, 8-12 November 2015.
  • Jawahar Valsan and K. S. Reddy, “Numerical analysis of thermal energy storage system with encapsulated phase change material for CSP Plants”, ISES Solar World Congress (SWC 2015), Daegu, Korea, 8-12 November 2015.
  • Ajas Abdulla and K.S. Reddy, “Numerical Investigation of Thermocline Packed Bed Thermal Energy Storage System for CSP Plants”, 14th International conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET-2015), Nottingham, UK, 25-27 August 2015.
  • H. Sharon and K.S. Reddy, “Performance investigation of vertical diffusion multi-effect solar still with parallel feed”, 14th International conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET-2015), Nottingham, UK, 25-27 August 2015.
  • K. S. Reddy and T. Sri Hari Vikram, “Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Studies in Helical Coil of Modified Cavity Receiver for Solar Dish Process Heat System”, 14th International conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET-2015), Nottingham, UK, 25-27 August 2015.
  • Leonardo Micheli, K.S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, “Plate micro-fins in natural convection: an opportunity for passive concentrating photovoltaic cooling”, 70º Congresso Annuale ATI - Associazione Termotecnica Italiana, Rome, Italy, 9-11 September 2015.
  • Leonardo Micheli, Eduardo Fernandez-Fernandez, Florencia Almonacid, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K Mallick, "Least-Material Approach for Passive Ultra-High CPV Cooling: an Experimental Investigation", In: 42th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, New Orleans, USA, 2015.
  • Leonardo Micheli, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K Mallick, "500× CPV receiver with integrated micro-finned heat sink", 11th Photovoltaic Science Application and Technology (PVSAT-11), Leeds, UK, 2015.
  • K. S. Reddy and Nikhilesh R. Kamnapure, “Optical Analysis and Thermal Management of 2-Cell Strings Linear Concentrating Photovoltaic System”, 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-11), Aix-les-Bains, France, 13-15 April 2015.
  • K. S. Reddy, S. Lokeswaran, Tapas K. Mallick, “Thermal Performance Investigation of CPV Module Cooling by Segmented Spiral Channel Heat Recovery System”, 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-11), Aix-les-Bains, France, 13-15 April 2015.
  • S. Lokeswaran, Tapas K. Mallick , K. S. Reddy, “Optical analysis of secondary concentrator with homogenizer for dispersed 12 X 12 array CPV receiver”, 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-11), Aix-les-Bains, France, 13-15 April 2015.
  • H. Sharon, K. S. Reddy, “Performance Investigation of Passive Double-Sided Vertical Solar Still under various Influencing Factors”, International Conference on Polygeneration, Anna University, Chennai, 18 – 20 February 2015.
  • S. Lokeswaran, Tapas K. Mallick, K. S. Reddy, “Thermal Performance of a Solar Concentrating Photovoltaic Module with Spiral Mini Channel Heat Sink”, International Conference on Polygeneration, Anna University, Chennai, 18 – 20 February 2015.
  • Leonardo Micheli, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, “Thermal Effectiveness and Mass Usage of Natural Convective Micro-Fins for Concentrating Photovoltaic Applications”, International Conference on Polygeneration, Anna University, Chennai, 18 – 20 February 2015.
  • Leonardo Micheli, S. Senthilarasu, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, “Applicability of micro-finned heat sinks for 500x Concentrating Photovoltaics Systems”, International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies 2014 (ICSET-14), Coimbatore, India, 11-13 December 2014
  • S. Lokeswaran, Tapas K. Mallick, K. S. Reddy, “Design of Effective String Interconnections for Concentrating Photovoltaic Cell Array”, International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET 2014), PSG college of Technology, Coimbatore, 11-13 December 2014
  • H. Sharon, K. S. Reddy, “Investigation on single slope vertical distillation unit”, The Second International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Clean Water, IIT Madras, Chennai, 23-24 October 2014
  • Katie Shanks, Nabin Sarmah, K. S. Reddy and Tapas K. Mallick , “The Design of a Parabolic Reflector System with High Tracking Tolerance for High Solar Concentration”, 10th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-10), New Mexico, USA, April 7-9, 2014, AIP Conf. Proc.1616 , p. 211.
  • Leonardo Micheli, Nabin Sarmah, Xichun Luo, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, Design and Production of a 2.5 kWe Insulated Metal Substrate-Based Densely Packed CPV Assembly, 10th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-10), New Mexico, USA, April 7-9, 2014, AIP Conf. Proc. 1616 , p. 196.
  • K.S. Reddy, T.K. Mallick, L. Sivasamy, “Performance Analysis of Spiral Flow Heat Recovery System for Cooling of CPV Module”, Mon-D-05, 10th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-10), New Mexico, USA, April 7-9, 2014.
  • N. Sarmah, T. Mallick, Leonardo Micheli, K.S. Reddy, K. Shank, “Design and Experimental Performance Analysis of a High Concentrating Photovoltaic System”, Tue-J-07, 10th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-10), New Mexico, USA , 7-9 April, 2014.
  • Leonardo Micheli, Nabin Sarmah, Eduarado F.Fernandez, K.S.Reddy , Tapas.K.Mallick, “Technical issues and Challenges in the Fabrication of a Large High – Concentrating Photovoltaic Receiver”, Mon-J-09, 40th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference , Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado, USA, June 8-15, 2014.
  • S. Jayachandran and K. S. Reddy, “Investigation of Edge Insulation of Square Guarded Hot Plate (SGHP) Apparatus for Thermal Conductivity Measurement” Proceedings of the 21st National and 10th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, IIT Kharagpur, India, 28 – 31 December, 2013.
  • K. S. Reddy, S. Lokeswaran, PulkitAgarwal, Tapas K Mallick, “Numerical Analysis of Micro Channel Heat Sink Cooling System for Solar Concentrating Photovoltaic Module”, International Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER), Mumbai, 10-12 December, 2013, p. 139
  • C.S. Ajay and K. S. Reddy, “Optical and Numerical Investigation of Direct Steam Generation in Solar Parabolic Trough Collecor Module”, International Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER), Mumbai, 10-12 December, 2013, p. 142.
  • Tapas K Mallick, NabinSarmah, Sambhu Banerjee, Leonardo Micheli, K. S. Reddy, PrakashGhosh, Gavin Walker, Shibani Choudhury, Mohamed Pourkashanian, Joel Hamilton, Donald Giddings, Mark Walker, Kandavel Manickam, AmitHazara, S Balachandran, S Lokeswaran, David Grant, William Nimmo, Anil Mathew, “Design concept and configuration of a hybrid renewable energy system for rural electrification in India through BioCPV project”, International Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER), Mumbai, 10-12 December, 2013, p. 239.
  • Leonardo Micheli, NabinSarmah, XichunLuo, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K. Mallick, “Development of a novel 16-cell densely packed 500x CPV assembly on insulated metal substrate”, International Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER), Mumbai, 10-12 December, 2013, p. 76.
  • K. S. Reddy, D. Prem Kumar, T. Sri Hari Vikram, “Heat Transfer Modeling And Analysis Of Solar Thermo-chemical Reactor For Hydrogen Production From Water”,ISES Solar World Congress (SWC 2013), Cancun, Mexico, 3 – 7 November, 2013.
  • T. Sri Hari Vikram and K. S. Reddy, “Estimation Of Heat Loss From Modified Cavity Mono-tube Boiler Receiver For Steam Generation”,ISES Solar World Congress (SWC 2013), Cancun, Mexico, 3 – 7 November, 2013.
  • Leonardo Micheli, NabinSarmah, XichunLuo, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K Mallick, “Thermal effects of micro-fins geometry on a silicon receiver for a CPV cooling purpose”, 28th European Photovoltaic and Solar Energy Conference Paris, France, 2013.
  • Nabin Sarmah, Katie Shank, Leonardo Micheli, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K Mallick, "Design and Optical Performance Analysis of a Reflective - Type High Concentrating Photovoltaic System", International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV – 9), Japan, 15 – 17 April 2013.
  • Pravimal Abhishek, A.S.Sekhar and K. S. Reddy, "Design of support structure--Mechanism for automated tracking of 1 kWe solar PV power system", International Conference of Research into Design" (ICORD 2013), IIT Madras, 7-9 January 2013, p. 1077.
  • Leonardo Micheli, Nabin Sarmah, Xichun Luo, K. S. Reddy, Tapas K Mallick, " Infrared reflecting coverglass for multijunction cells in a terrestial high -concentrating photovoltaic system", International Conference proceedings of 27th EU PVSEC, Germany, 2012.
  • C.S. Ajay and K. S. Reddy, “Design of solar parabolic trough collector with influence of Declination on Reflector Surface Accuracy”, International Symposium on Recent Advances in Integrated Energy and Energy Conservation' (RAIEEC-2012), Hyderabad, 19 – 20 December 2012, p. 21.
  • K. S. Reddy, M.V.J.J. Suresh, V. A. Devaraj, “4-E (Energy-Exergy-Environment-Economic) Analysis of Stand Alone and Coal Hybrid Solar Power Plants”, International Conference on Energy Security, Global Warming and Sustainable Climate - Solaris 2012, Varanasi, India, 7-9 February 2012, p. 200.
  • K. S. Reddy, T. Sri Hari Vikram, “Investigations on Solar Parabolic Dish based Vapour Absorption Air conditioning System” Proceedings of the 20th National and 9th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, IIT Madras, 27 – 30 December, 2011.
  • K. Ravi Kumar, K. S. Reddy, “Experimental Investigation of Solar Parabolic Trough Concentrator with Porous Disc Enhanced Receiver” Int. Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER), IIT Bombay, 9-11 December, 2011.
  • K. Ravi Kumar and K. S. Reddy, Thermodynamic and enviro-economic analyses of stand-alone solar power plants, 10th International Conference in Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET 2011), Kumburgaz, Istanbul, Turkey, 4-7 September, 2011.
  • K. S. Reddy and K. Ravi Kumar, “Investigation of heat losses from the trapezoidal cavity receiver for linear Fresnel reflector power system”, ISES Solar World Congress (SWC 2011), Kassel, Germany, 28th August –2nd September 2011, p. 3908.
  • K. S. Reddy, Veershetty Gumtapure , Flux distribution and field analysis of CSP collector, ISES Solar World Congress (SWC 2011), Kassel, Germany, 28th August –2nd September 2011, p. 3830.
  • K. S. Reddy and Vikram Singh, “Effect of Knudsen Number on Effective Thermal Conductivity of Two-Phase Materials”, 31st Int. Thermal Conductivity Conference and 19th Int. Thermal Expansion Symposium, Saguenay, Quebec, Canada, 26 - 30 June 2011.
  • K. S. Reddy, Ali I. M. S., Mallick T. K., Kew P. A., O’Donovan T. S., “Optical performance evaluation of a 2-D and 3-D novel hyperboloid solar concentrator” World Renewable Energy Congress X, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 25-30 September 2010.
  • K. Ravi Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Determination of concentrated flux intensity and distribution for solar parabolic trough concentrator”, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET 2010), Shanghai, China, 24-27 August 2010, p. 205.
  • K. S. Reddy, “Energy auditing and energy conservation in a starch and glucose industry”, Int. Conference on Advances in Energy Conservation Technologies, MIT Manipal, 07-10 January 2010, p. 94.
  • K. Ravi Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Investigation of heat transfer characteristics of solar parabolic trough concentrator with line focus porous disc”, Proceedings of the 20th National and 9th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, IIT Bombay, 4-6 January, 2010, p. 487.
  • Shinu M Varghese and K. S. Reddy, “Numerical study of solar reactor for thermo chemical production of hydrogen”, Proceedings of the 20th National and 9th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, IIT Bombay,4-6 January, 2010, p. 506.
  • P. P. C. Reddy and K. S. Reddy, “Investigation of flux distribution on the receiver of solar linear Fresnel reflector power plant”. 3rd International conference on Power Systems, Kharagpur, India, December 27-29, 2009.
  • K. S. Reddy and G. Veershetty, “Flux distribution of 20 m2 fuzzy focal solar parabolic dish concentrator”. Int. Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER), IIT Bombay, 9-11 December, 2009, p. 386.
  • K. S. Reddy, “Performance analysis of concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies”, UK-India Young Scientists Networking Conference on Low Carbon Technologies and Energy Research, Chennai, 23-24 March, 2009.
  • R. Krishna Chandran, Indranil Banerjee, G. Padmakumar and K. S. Reddy, “Numerical analysis of thermal striping in parallel double jets”, International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, IISC Bangalore, 2-4 July, 2008, p. 209.
  • K. S. Reddy, “Estimation of solar radiation using ANN and design of cavity receiver for solar dish power system”, Young Scientists Networking Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies and Low-Carbon Buildings, Delhi, 6-8 February, 2008.
  • N. Sendhil Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Study of 3-D natural convection in solar cavity receiver” 19th National and 8th ASME-ISHMT Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Hyderabad, 3-5 January, 2008, p. 255.
  • P. Karthikeyan and K. S. Reddy, "Effective thermal conductivity model with contact resistance for two-phase materials" Int. Conference on Future Trends in Composite Materials and Processing, IIT Kanpur, 12-14 December, 2007, p. 809.
  • N. Sendhil Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Natural convection heat loss in modified cavity receiver with secondary reflectors”, Int. Conference on Advances in Energy Research, I.I.T. Bombay, 12-14 December, 2007, p. 175.
  • K. S. Reddy, “Performance evaluation of solar water heater with building integrated PV panel”, Int. Conference on Sustainable Built Environment, BVCE, New Delhi, 10-13 December, 2007, p. 3.
  • M. V. J. J. Suresh, D. Ruben Sudhakar, K. S. Reddy and Ajit Kumar Kolar, “Effect of HRSG configurations on 400 MWe IGCC performance”, Int. Seminar on Coal Gasification-Challenges and Opportunities for India, IIT Bombay, 3rd October 2007 (1st runner-up prize)
  • G. V. Satyanarayana, K. Ravi Kumar and K. S. Reddy “Numerical study of porous enhanced receiver for solar parabolic trough collector” 3rd Int. Conference on Solar Radiation and Day Lighting (SOLARIS 2007), IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 7-9 February, 2007, 2, p. 46.
  • T. Krishnaiah, S. Srinivasa Rao, K. Madhumurthy and K. S. Reddy, “Solar global radiation predictions for India using ANN model” 3rd Int. Conf. on Solar Radiation and Day Lighting (SOLAEIS 2007), IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 7-9 February, 2007, 1, p. 91.
  • P. Karthikeyan and K. S. Reddy, “Modeling of square guarded hot plate apparatus for the measurement of thermal conductivity of two-phase systems”, 3rd BSME-ASME Int. Conference on Thermal Engineering, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 20-22 December, 2006, p. 6,
  • N. Sendhil Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Heat loss characteristics in a modified cavity receiver of solar dish collector”, Global Conference on Renewable Energy Approaches for Dessert Regions [GCREADER], Amman, Jordan, 18–22 September, 2006, p. 354.
  • Gokul Patil and K. S. Reddy, “Thermal analysis of energy efficient receiver for solar parabolic trough collector system”, Global Conference on Renewable Energy Approaches for Desert Regions [GCREADER], Amman, Jordan, 18–22 September, 2006, p. 361.
  • P. Karthikeyan and K. S. Reddy, “Steady state thermal conductivity measurement of insulating plates”, Int. Conference on Recent Advances in Heat Transfer, Coimbatore, 21-22 September, 2006, p. 337.
  • P. Karthikeyan and K. S. Reddy, “Evaluation of errors in square guarded hot plate apparatus using finite element analysis”, 17th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena, Toyama, Japan, 4-8 September, 2006, p. 117.
  • M.V.J.J. Suresh, K. S. Reddy and Ajit Kumar Kolar “Energy and exergy based thermodynamic analysis of a 62.5 MWe coal-based thermal power plant – A case study”, International Conference on Energy and Environment (ICEE 2006), Selangor, Malaysia, 28-30 August, 2006, p. 24.
  • N. Sendhil Kumar and K. S. Reddy, “Numerical study of natural convection heat loss in modified cavity receiver for fuzzy focal solar dish concentrator”, 13th International Heat Transfer Conference, Sydney, Australia, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 101.
  • V. Praveen Reddy and K. S. Reddy, “Thermal modeling of water and PCM based solar integrated collector storage system” Int. Congress on Renewable Energy (ICORE-2006), 9-11 February, 2006, p. 257.
  • K. S. Reddy and N. Sendhil Kumar, “Performance evaluation of cavity receivers for fuzzy focal solar dish concentrator”, International Congress on Renewable Energy (ICORE-2005), Pune, 20–22 January 2005, p. 396.
  • K. S. Reddy and G. Ganesh Kumar, “Energy conservation in mining industries - A case study”, International Conference on Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development, MNIT Jaipur, 8-10 October, 2003, p. 19.
  • K. S. Reddy, N. D. Kaushika and Manish Ranjan, “Solar TIM insulated ICS water heating system: A new and indigenous design”. International Conference on New Millennium-Alternative Energy Solutions for Sustainable Development (SESI 2003), Coimbatore, 17-19 January 2003, p. 15.
  • K. S. Reddy and Manish Ranjan, “Estimation of solar resource using artificial neural networks and comparison with other methods” International Conference on Recent Advances in Solar Energy Conversion Systems, MANIT Bhopal, 28-29 September, 2002, p. 335.
  • N. D. Kaushika and K. S. Reddy, “Performance of transparently insulated solar passive hot water systems”, ISES Solar World Congress, Jerusalem, Israel, 4-9 July, 1999, p 162.
  • N. D. Kaushika, K. S. Reddy and N. Singh, “Solar thermal electricity generating systems: Indian context”, Int. Conference on Power Generation, System Planning and Operation, IIT Delhi, 12-13 December, 1997, p. 292.
  • N. D. Kaushika, K. S. Reddy and P. Avanti, “Solar thermal power systems: Indian context” Int. Conference and Exhibition on Village Electrification through Renewable Energy, Delhi, 2nd January, 1997, p. 713.