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March 18, 2018
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Registration 09:00 - 10:30 Welcome Tea and Registration
Session-1: Advanced Propulsion 10:30 - 11:15 Recent developments in the research on pressure gain combustion devices
Kazhikathra Kailasanath
11:15 - 12:00 Anatomy of rotating detonation engines
Kenneth Yu
Tea Break from 12:00 to 12:30 at Senate Hall
Session-2: Fundamental Combustion 12:30-13:15 Hypersonic flow – a high Mach number, high enthalpy flow, an overview
Ibrahim Sugarno
13:15-14:00 Laminar burning speeds of propane/co2/air mixtures at high temperatures and pressures
Hameed Metghalchi
Lunch Break from 14:00 to 15:00
Session-3: Combustion Analysis 15:00-15:45 Lean domes’ operability challenges: non-reacting flow characteristics of 60° CW/ 60° CCW LDI configuration
Hukam Mongia
15:45-16:30 Novel findings in unsteady behavior of syngas combustion as an alternate clean energy source
S. R. Chakravarthy
Tea Break from 16:30 to 17:00 at Senate Hall
Session-4: Steam Gasification 17:00-17:35 Synergistic effects in steam gasification of biomass and plastic waste mixtures
Ashwani K. Gupta
Inauguration 18:00-19:30 Inaugural Session
Welcome Dinner 19:30 Onwards Institute Guest House
March 19, 2018
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Session-5: Gas Turbine Combustion 9:30-10:15 External enthalpy-controlled fuel lean and rich premixed combustion
Peter Lindstedt
10:15-11:00 Early detection and control of lean blowout in gas turbine combustors
Achintya Mukhopadhyay
Tea Break from 11:00 to 11:30
Session-6: Computational Methods for the Energy 11:30-12:15 Combustion Characteristics of Biomass-based Fuels for Engine Applications
Amitava Datta
12:15-13:00 Computational-Analytical Methods in the Hybrid Solution of Energy Problems
Renato M Cotta
Lunch Break from 13:00 to 14:00 at NIT Kurukshetra Guest House
Session-7: Experimental Heat Transfer 14:00-14:45 JAXA’s Activity on Alternative Jet Fuels and Combustion Experiments Using Combustors for Aeroengines
Keiichi Okai
14:45-15:30 Smart and adaptive structured heat exchangers: functionality and substantiality
Rachid Bennacer
Tea Break from 15:30 to 16:00 at Senate Hall
Poster Presentations 16:00-17:30 Poster Presentations
Cultural Program 18:00-19:30 Cultural Program
Gala Workshop Dinner @ Hotel Riyasat Resort, 152 KM Stone, NH1, Samani, Kurukshetra, 19:30 Onwards
March 20, 2018
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Session-8: Atomization and Sprays 9:30-10:15 How a spray interacts with swirling flow
Saptarshi Basu
10:15-11:00 Investigation of two-phase flow and liquid breakup behavior in gas flow field
Ryo Amano
Tea Break from 11:00 to 11:30 at Senate Hall
Session-9: Heat and Mass Transfer 11:30-12:15 Turbulent Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer in Permeable Media
Marcelo de Lemos
12:15-13:00 Heat and Mass Transfer on the bulk of Doctor Engineer debate
M. El Ganaoui
Lunch Break from 13:00 to 14:00 at NIT Kurukshetra Guest House
Session-10: Energy 14:00-14:45 Residual biomass resources: An invaluable reservoir of energy and matter
Biagio Morrone
14:45-15:30 Small scale transport phenomena for energy-water-food-environment nexus
Manish Tiwari
Tea Break from 15:30 to 16:00 at Senate Hall
Session-11: CFD Solutions 16:00-16:45 Will RANS survive LES: A perspective in energy and environmental engineering
Kemal Hanjalic
16:45-17:30 Application of CFD methods in aerospace propulsion design
Debasis Chakraborty
March 21, 2018
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Session-12: CFD 9:00-10:45 CFD-An overview for Engineering Colleges
Madhukar Rao
Tea Break from 10:45 to 11:00 at Senate Hall
Session-13: Sustainable Cooling Technology 11:00-11:45 Development of advanced cooling technologies for sustainable future
Yunho Hwang
Session-14: Fuel form Waste 11:45-12:30 High quality solid fuels from wastes and biomass
Kunio Yoshikawa
Tea Break from 12:30 to 12:45 at Senate Hall
Session-15: Sustainable Biofuels 12:45 -13:30 Conventional Propulsion Fuels to Sustainable Biofuels - The Road Ahead
Gabriel D. Roy
Lunch Break from 13:30 to 14:30 at NIT Kurukshetra Guest House
Session-16: Alternate Fuels 14:30-15:15 Next generation biofuels – opportunities and challenges for India
Naveen Kumar
15:15-16:00 Hydrogen as electricity storage
Jens Klingmann
Tea Break from 16:00 to 16:30 at Senate Hall
Session-17: Bio Fuels 16:30-17:15 Green and clean energy recovery from old landfill dumpsite for sustainable development
Somrat Kerdsuwan
Session-18: Scientific Writing 17:15-18:15 Scientific writing skills
March 22, 2018
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Session-19: Solar PV 9:30-11:00 PV trend and high efficiency PV technologies
Ray Y. Lin
Tea Break from 11:00 to 11:30 at Senate Hall
Session-20: Bio Gasifier 11:30 to 13:00 Feasibility study on integration of beta-type stirling engine-generator and wood pellet gasifier
Sutapat Kwankaomeng
Valedictory 13:00-14:00 Senate Hall
Lunch Break from 14:00 onwards at NIT Kurukshetra Guest House


Senate Hall
NIT Kurukshetra,
Kurukshetra 136119,
Haryana, India