Computational fluid dynamics, Turbomachinery flows, Biofluid dynamics,
Fluid-structure interaction, flow control.
Flow Simulation and Analysis Group Lab
GW Center for
Biomimetics and Bioinspired Engineering (COBRE)
GW Institute of
Biomedical Engineering (GWIBE)
B. Tech Aero.Engg 1989, IIT Kanpur; MS Aero Engg 1991, University of
Florida; Ph.D. Applied Mechanics, 1995, UIUC.
Awards and honors
2006 Lewis F. Moody Award from ASME
Pratt & Whitney Fellows Lecture, East Hartford, CT, 1999.
1996 Francois Naftali Frenkiel Award for Fluid Mechanics from the
Division of Fluid Dynamics of The American Physical Society, 1996.
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Center for Turbulence Research,
Stanford University amd NASA Ames Research Center, 1995.
A versatile sharp interface immersed boundary method for incompressible
flows with complex boundaries, Journal of Computational Physics,
Wake topology and hydrodynamic performance of low-aspect-ratio flapping
foils, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 566, pp. 309-343, 2006
Formation Criterion for Synthetic Jets, AIAA Journal, Vol.43,
No.10, October 2005.
Immersed Boundary Methods, Annual Review Of Fluid Mechanics, Vol.
37, pp. 239-61, 2005.
Computational Modeling in Biohydrodynamics: Trends, Challenges, and
Recent Advances, IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, Vol. 29,
No. 3, pp. 595-604, 2004.
Computational Methodology for Large-Eddy Simulation of Tip-Clearance
Flows, AIAA Journal ,Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 271-279, 2004.
Numerical study of pulsatile flow in a constricted channel, Journal
of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 485, pp. 337–378, 2003.
On the Virtual Aero-Shaping Effect of Synthetic Jets, Physics of
Fluids, Vol. 14 , No. 4, 2002.
"Development of an Integrated Artifical Muscle, High-Lift,
Bio-Hydrodynamic Mechanism for Biorobotic Autonomous Autonomous Undersea
"Computational Tools for Medialization Laryngoplasty" NIH
"Full Body Analysis of Competetive Swimming" USA Swimming
"Computational Modeling and Analysis of Synthetic Jets in Crossflow",
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
The George Washington University
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