Dr. Shamit Bakshi


Office Room No : 206, I.C. Engines Lab
Tel: (O) : +91 44 2257 4700
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Personal webpage: http://home.iitm.ac.in/shamit


Dr. Shamit Bakshi received his PhD from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore in 2004. He worked as a Post Doctoral Research Associate at IIScand T U Darmstadt (Germany).

His research interest is to understand thermo-fluid dynamic processes in droplet and sprays. He works on droplet evaporation, spray atomization, Numerical method for two-phase and I.C. Engines flows.

Awards & Honors

  1. Alexander von Humboldt fellowship in 2005

Selected Publications

  1. Mandal, D. K., Bakshi, S., “Internal circulation in a single droplet evaporating in a closed chamber” International Journal of Multiphase Flow, Vol 42, 42-51 (2012).
  2. Vignesh T. G., Bakshi, S., “Noniterative interface reconstruction algorithms for volume of fluid method”,International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 73 (1), 1-18, (2013).
  3. Pradeep, V., Bakshi, S., Ramesh, A., “Scavenging port based injection strategies for an LPG fuelled two-stroke spark-ignition engine”, Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol67 , 80-88 (2014).