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Faculty Profile

Prof. (Dr.) Arun Kumar Tiwari
Professor
Institute of Engineering and Technology
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Contact Details:

Email: arun.tiwari@gla.ac.in ; arun_tiwari25@yahoo.co.in

Contact Number: 9452109343

Academic Credentials:

  • Ph.D.(Thermal and Fluid Engineering), IIT (BHU), Varanasi (2013)
  • M.Tech. Alternate Hydro Energy system, IIT-Roorkee (2004)
  • B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering, BIET, Jhansi, (A Premiere Govt. Institution), (2000)

Professional Experience:

  • Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, GLA University, Mathura (2013–contd.)
  • Reader, Department of Mechanical Engineering, GLA University, Mathura (2009 –2013).
  • Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, GLAITM, Mathura (2004 –2009)

Administrative Responsibilities:

  • Coordinator of the department, Accreditation committee Mechanical Engineering (NAAC)
  • Member, BOS, BIET Jhansi (A Premiere Govt. Institution)
  • Member, BOS, GLA University.
  • Member, Academic council, GLA University.
  • Member, Research Promotion Cell
  • Member, DRC
  • Incharge, Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Machines Lab
  • Member, Ph.D Admission committee
  • UG Project co-ordinator

 Academic supervision: Doctoral Degree (Ph.D.)

  • Mr. Sujeet Kumar Verma, Performance analysis of solar collector using nanofluids, at G.L.A University Mathura.
  • Mr. Anuj Kumar Sharma, Investigation of nano-fluid based cutting fluid and its charaterization, at ISM Dhanbad in Joint Guidence with Dr. A. R. Dixit, Department of Mechanical Engineering, ISM Dhanbad.
  • Mr. Ravindra Pratap Singh, Investigation of heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of nanofluids in double- tube heat exchanger, at G.L.A University Mathura.
  • Mr. Vikas Kumar, Experimental investigation on the heat transfer enhancement of hybrid nanofluids in a plate heat exchanger at ISM Dhanbad in Joint Guidence with Dr. S. K. Ghosh, Department of Mechanical Engineering, ISM Dhanbad.
  • Mr. Naveen Kumar Gupta, Experimental investigation of nanofluids on heat pipe thermal performance at ISM Dhanbad in Joint Guidence with Dr. S. K. Ghosh, Department of Mechanical Engineering, ISM Dhanbad.

Academic supervision: Master of Technology (M.Tech)

  • Mr. Pawan Kumar Agrawal, Thermal analysis of flat plate solar collector using nanofluids, at G.L.A University Mathura (completed-2015)
  • Mr. Divyanshu Kumar, Performance of heat exchanger using nanofluids, at G.L.A University Mathura (completed-2015)

Achievements and Awards:

  • GATE qualified.
  • All India Residential Scholarship awarded by Govt. of India.
  • Reviewer, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (Elsevier Publications).
  • Reviewer,  Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews (Elsevier Publications).
  • Reviewer,  Energy Conversion and Management (Elsevier Publications).
  • Reviewer, Experimental Heat Transfer (Taylor & Francis Publications).
  • Reviewer, Heat Transfer - Asian Research (Wiley Publications).
  • Reviewer,  Applied Thermal Engineering (Elsevier Publications).
  • Reviewer,  Powder Technology (Elsevier Publications).

International journal papers published/communicated:

Google Scholar Citations:   https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=d1C99qMAAAAJ&hl=en

[1] Tiwari A.K., Ghosh P., Sarkar J., Performance comparison of the plate heat exchanger using different nanofluids, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 49 (2013) 141-151 Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 1.990, 5-year Impact factor: 2.180 (Consecutive three times ranked 5th, 8th and 17th on the sciencedirect top 25 most downloaded papers of the journal).

[2] Tiwari A.K., Ghosh P., Sarkar J., Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of CeO2/water  nanofluid in plate heat exchanger, Applied Thermal Engineering, 57 (2013) 24-32 Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 2.739, 5-year Impact factor: 3.034.

[3] Tiwari A.K., Ghosh P., Sarkar J., Investigation of thermal conductivity and viscosity of nanofluids, Journal of Environmental Research and Development, 7(2),768-777, 2012. Impact factor: 1.613

[4] Tiwari A.K., Ghosh P., Sarkar J., Solar water heating using nanofluids- a comprehensive overview and environmental impact analysis, International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, 3(3), 221-224, 2013.

[5] Tiwari A.K., Ghosh P., Sarkar J. Dahiya H., Parekh J., Numerical investigation of heat transfer and fluid flow in plate heat exchanger using nanofluids, International Journal of Thermal Sciences (SCI), 85 (2014) 93-103,Publisher:Elsevier. Impact factor: 2.629,5-year Impact factor: 3.156 (ranked 2th on the science direct top 25 most downloaded papers of the journal).

[6] Tiwari A.K., Ghosh P., Sarkar J., Experimental investigation on combined energetic and exergetic performances of a corrugated plate heat exchanger, International Journal of Exergy, Vol. 15, No. 4, 395-411, 2014 (SCI), Publisher:Inderscience. Impact factor: 0.847

[7] Verma S.K.,Tiwari A.K., Progress of Nanofluid Application in Solar Collectors: A Review, Energy Conversion and Management 100 (2015) 324–346, Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 4.380, 5-year Impact factor: 4.512.

[8] Tiwari A.K., Ghosh P., Sarkar J., Particle concentration levels of various nanofluids in plate heat exchanger for best performance, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 89(2015) 1110–1118, Publisher: Elsevier Science (SCI). Impact factor: 2.383, 5-year Impact factor: 2.809.

[9] Sharma A.K.,Tiwari A.K., Dixit A.R., Progress of nanofluids application in machining: A review, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 30(2015) 813–828 Publisher: Taylor & Francis (SCI), Impact factor: 1.629

[10] Sharma A.K.,Tiwari A.K.,Dixit A.R., Rheological Behaviour of Nanofluids: A Review,Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews,53(2016)779–791,Publisher: Elsevier (SCI).Impact factor: 5.901, 5-year Impact factor: 7.445

[11]Kumar V, Tiwari A.K., Ghosh S. K.,application of nanofluids in plate heat exchanger: a review, Energy Conversion and Management 105 (2015) 1017–1036, Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 4.380, 5-year Impact factor: 4.512.

[12] Sharma A.K.,Tiwari A.K.,Dixit A.R., Effects of Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL) in machining processes using conventional and nanofluid based cutting fluids: A review, Journal of Cleaner Production (In press),Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 3.844, 5-year Impact factor: 4.167.

[13] Verma S.K.,Tiwari A.K., Efficiency enhancement of solar collector using hybrid nanofluid, Applied Thermal Engineering (Under review), Publisher: Elsevier (SCI). Impact factor: 2.739, 5-year Impact factor: 3.034.

[14] Sharma A.K.,Tiwari A.K., Dixit A.R., Investigation into Performance of SiO2 Nanoparticle based Cutting Fluid in Machining Process, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, (Under review), Publisher: Taylor & Francis (SCI), Impact factor: 1.629

Conference papers presented/communicated:

[24] Kumar.V.,Tiwari A.K.,Ghosh S.K., Heat transfer augmentation in plate heat exchanger using nanofluid: 17th Indian Society of Mechanical Engineers (ISME) Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India, October 3rd-4th, 2015.

[23]Verma S.K.,Tiwari A.K.,Performance Analysis of Flat-Plate Solar Collector using Nanofluids :International conference on Recent Advances in Nano-Science and Technology (RAINSAT-2015), Sathyabama University, India, July 8th-10th,Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[22] Sharma A.K.,Tiwari A.K.,Dixit A.R., Characterization of TiO2, Al2O3 and SiO2 Nanoparticle based Cutting Fluids: International conference on Recent Advances in Nano-Science and Technology (RAINSAT-2015), Sathyabama University, India, July 8th-10th,Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[21] Sharma A.K., Singh R, K., Dixit A.R., Tiwari A.K., Characterization and Experimental investigation of Al2O3 nanoparticle based cutting fluid in turning of AISI 1040 steel under minimum quantity lubrication (MQL): International conference on Recent Advances in Nano-Science and Technology (RAINSAT-2015), Sathyabama University, India, July 8th-10th, Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier)

[20] Sharma A.K., Singh R, K., Dixit A.R., Tiwari A.K.,Tribological investigation of nanoparticle enriched cutting fluid in machining: International conference on Recent Advances in Nano-Science and Technology (RAINSAT-2015), Sathyabama University, India, July 8th-10th, Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[19] Bajaj R.,Tiwari A.K.,Dixit A.R., Progress of micro/nano powder mixed electric discharge machining: A Review: International conference on Recent Advances in Nano-Science and Technology (RAINSAT-2015), Sathyabama University, India, July 8th-10th, Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[18] Verma S.K.,Tiwari A.K., Application of Nanoparticles in Solar collectors: A Review:4th International conference on Material process and characterization, GRIET Hyderabad, India, 14th -15th March 2015, Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[17] Bajaj R.,Tiwari A.K.,Dixit A.R., Current trends in electric discharge machining using micro and nano powder materials- A Review:4th International conference on Material process and characterization, GRIET Hyderabad, India, 14th -15th March 2015, Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[16] Sharma A.K.,Tiwari A.K.,Dixit A.R., Improved Machining Performance with Nanoparticle Enriched Cutting Fluids under Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL) Technique- A Review :4th International conference on Material process and characterization, GRIET Hyderabad, India, 14th -15th March 2015, Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[15] Sharma A.K.,Tiwari A.K.,Dixit A.R., Mechanism of Nanoparticles functioning and Effects in Machining Processes: A Review:4th International conference on Material process and characterization, GRIET Hyderabad, India, 14th -15th March 2015, Materials Today: Proceedings (Publisher: Elsevier).

[14] Verma S.K.,Tiwari A.K., application of nanofluids in direct absorbing solar collector: a review: International Conference On Science Technology & Management, YMCA, New Delhi, 1 Feb. 2015.

[13] Vikas Kumar, Tiwari A.K.,, Subrata Kumar Ghosh Implementation of nanofluids in plate heat exchanger: A Review : International Conference On Science Technology & Management, YMCA, New Delhi, 1 Feb. 2015.

[12] A.K.,Tiwari.,Thermal performance of shell and tube heat exchanger using nanofluids:2nd International Conference on Recent Devlopement In Mechanical,Production,Industrial and Automobile Engineering(ICMPIAE 2015),Chandigarh, India, 4th January 2015.

[11] A.K.,Tiwari., Enhancement of heat transfer by using nanofluids in a heat exchanger:2nd International Conference on Recent Devlopement In Mechanical,Production,Industrial and Automobile Engineering(ICMPIAE 2015),Chandigarh, India, 4th January 2015.

[10] D. Kumar,  A.K. Tiwari, S. Verma,  Thermal analysis using nanofluid in a shell & tube heat exchanger–a review: 4th International conference on emerging paradigms and practices in global technology, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Hamirpur, India, 22th -24th December 2014.

[9] P.K.Agrawal, A.K. Tiwari, S. Verma,  Improvement of efficiency of flat-plate solar collector using nanofluids in a solar water heater system: 4th International conference on emerging paradigms and practices in global technology, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Hamirpur, India, 22th -24th December 2014.

[8] A.K. Tiwari, V. Kumar,  P. Ghosh, J. Sarkar, Energetic and exergetic performances of Al2O3/water nanofluid in plate heat exchanger: Proceedings of the 22th National and 11th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, December 28-31, 2013, IIT Kharagpur, India.

[7] A.K. Tiwari, P. Ghosh, J. Sarkar, Solar water heating using nanofluids- a comprehensive overview and environmental impact analysis: International Conference on Energy Resources and Technologies for Sustainable Developmen, BES Univesity Shibpur Howrah, India., 07-09 February 2013.

[6] V. Kumar, A.K. Tiwari, Numerical Investigation of Plate Heat Exchanger, in:  A National Conference On Emerging Trends in  Mechanical & Electrical Engineering (paper code – ME-222),Integral University Lucknow-226026  (U.P.)  India, June 12-13, 2012.

[5] A.K. Tiwari, P. Ghosh, J. Sarkar, A review on application of nanofluids in solar water heating systems, in:  A National Conference On Advances in  Mechanical Engineering & Emerging Technologies (paper code - S01:17 AMEET-054), Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology (K. N. I.T)  Sultanpur 228118 (U.P.)  India, April 07-08, 2012.

[4] V. Kumar, A.K. Tiwari, Application and challenges of nanofluids, in:  A National Conference On Advances in  Mechanical Engineering & Emerging Technologies (paper code - S01:28 AMEET-075), Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology (K. N. I.T)  Sultanpur 228118 (U.P.)  India, April 07-08, 2012.

[3] A.K. Tiwari, P. Ghosh, J. Sarkar, Performance analysis of a  flat plate solar collectors using Al2O3/water  nanofluid in:  An International Conference on Energy Security, Global Warming and Sustainable Climate, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi,India, February 07-09, 2012.

[2] A. K. Tiwari, S. Mangal, P. Ghosh, J. Sarkar, A critical review on the investigations of thermal conductivity and viscosity of nanofluids, in: 4th International Congress of Environmental Research, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT), Surat, India, 15th -17th December 2011, pp. 248.

[1] A. K. Tiwari, P. Ghosh, J. Sarkar, Modeling of Thermal Conductivity of Al2O3/water Nanofluid using Neural Network, in: National Conference on Artificial Intelligence: Agent, Theory and Applications, AIATA-2011, IIT (BHU), Varanasi,India, 9th -11th December 2011, pp. 427-430.

Workshop/Conference attended:

  • Attended One Week TEQIP-II Sponsored National Workshop on Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics ACFD-2014 Organised by Department of Applied Mechanics MNNIT Allahabad,28June-02July, 2014
  • Attended Two Week ISTE Workshop on Fluid Mechanics Organised by IIT Kharagpur through National Mission on Education (MHRD,Govt. of India),20 May- May 30,2014.
  • Attended seven days Workshop on  “Technical Communication For Research Scholars” Organised by Department of Extension Education, Institute of Agricultural Science, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi,India, May 05-11, 2012.
  • Attended three days conference in: Conference on Mechanical Engineering and technology (COMET 2012) ,Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT (BHU), Varanasi,India, March 02-04, 2012.
  • Attended two days conference in: 25th National  Convention of metallurgical and materials engineers (IEI) and national seminar “Design and development of materials for advanced technologies”(DMAT-2012),Department of Metallurgical Engineering, IIT (BHU), Varanasi,India, January 23-24, 2012.