Dr. Anand, T.N.C.

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Office Room No : 204, I.C. Engines Lab
Tel: (O) : +91 44 2257 4715
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Personal webpage: https://home.iitm.ac.in/anand


Dr. Anand T.N.C. received his PhD from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in 2009. He worked as a Post Doctoral Research Associate at IISc before joining IIT Madras in 2010.

His research interests include the application and development of various optical diagnostics techniques. He works on spray and droplet dynamics, evaporation, droplet-droplet interaction, liquid jet atomization, image processing, and computational fluid dynamics as applied to I.C. Engines.

Awards & Honors

  1. Best Paper award at National Conference on I.C. Engines and Combustion, NCICEC-09, India, December 2009.

Selected Publications

  1. Jain, S., Somasundaram, S., and Anand, T.N.C., “A fluorescent laser-diffuser arrangement for uniform backlighting,” Measurement Science and Technology 27(2):025406, 2016, http://doi.org/10.1088/0957-0233/27/2/025406.
  2. Somasundaram, S., Anand, T.N.C., and Bakshi, S., “Evaporation-induced flow around a pendant droplet and its influence on evaporation,” Physics of Fluids 27(11):112105, 2015, http://doi.org/10.1063/1.4935355.
  3. Anand, T.N.C. and Ravikrishna, R.V., “Modelling of mixture preparation in a small engine with Port Fuel Injection,” Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics 12(6):375–388, 2012, http://doi.org/10.1504/PCFD.2012.049810.