Talukdar, Prabal

Areas of Interest: 

Radiative heat transfer, Porous Media, Convective Drying, Reheating Furnace, Inverse Problems, Thermal Protective Fabric

Education
  • Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India
  • M.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India
  • B.E., Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, India
Academic/Industrial Experience
  1. Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Jan, 2017 - continuing
  2. Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Dec, 2010 - Jan, 2017
  3. Assistant professor: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Feb, 2007 - Nov, 2010
  4. Post doctoral Fellow: University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, September 2005- January 2007
  5. Research Associate: Institute of Fluid Mechanics (LSTM), University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, September 2003 -August 2005
  6. Scientific Collaborator: Institute of Fluid Mechanics (LSTM), University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, February 2002-April 2003
Selected Publications
  1. Udayraj, Prabal Talukdar, Apurba Das, R. Alagirusamy, Simultaneous estimation of thermal conductivity and specific heat of thermal protective fabrics using experimental data of high heat flux exposure, Applied Thermal Engineering, 107, 785 - 796, August 2016
  2. Vipul M Patel, P. Talukdar, Evaluation of radiative properties of a representative foam structure using blocked-off region approach integrated with finite volume method, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 108, 89 - 99, 2016
  3. Md. Ateeque, Udayraj, Ranjeet K. Mishra, V.P. Chandramohan, Prabal Talukdar, Numerical modeling of convective drying of food with spatially dependent transfer coefficient in a turbulent flow field, Int. J. Thermal Sciences, 78, 145-157, 2014
  4. Miguel A.A. Mendes, Prabal Talukdar, and Subhashis Ray and Dimosthenis Trimis, Detailed and simplified models for evaluation of effective thermal conductivity of open-cell porous foams at high temperatures in presence of thermal radiation, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 68, 612-624, January 2014
  5. Saurav Chakraborty, Aviral Rajora, Sandeep Pal Singh, Prabal Talukdar, Heat transfer and discrete phase modelling of coal combustion in a pusher type reheating furnace, Applied Thermal Engineering, 116, 66-78, April 2017

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