Research Interests

Combustion

  • R&D of small GT engine combustors
  • Development of Low NOx GT Combustion Chamber
  • Development of Low Pressure fuel atomization systems
  • Flameless Oxidation research
  • Combustion of Biomass and Syngas

Control System for small engines

  • Engine Modeling
  • Steady state and transient performance of single spool jet engine
  • Non-linear Control for jet engines

Mechanical Vibration in Engines

  • ¬†Analysis of Engine Vibration Characteristics
  • Diagnostics of Multi-Rotor Engine Operating Conditions
  • Prognosis of Further Operating Conditions of Multi-Rotor

Compressor Dynamics

  • Investigation of Instabilities (Rotating Stall and Surge) in Compressors
  • Development of Theoretic Models of Surge and Rotating Stall
  • Development of Wave Structural Models of Surge and Rotating Stall
  • Development of modern Methods of Oscillanion Analysis of Pressure Experimental Data

Development of Optical Diagnostics

  • Development of dedicated Laser Doppler Anemometry systems for gaseous velocity measurements
  • Development of dedicated Phase Doppler Anemometry systems for simultaneous size and velocity of droplets in sprays
  • Development of Particle Image Velocimetry for whole field velocity mapping.
  • Monitoring Chemiluminescence of CH* radical for reaction zone detection
  • OH detection system for non invasive temperature field measurements

CFD

  • Design Optimization
  • Parallel computing
  • Numerical Investigations of transient flow in combustor chambers
  • Small combustor chamber design

Biological Flow

  • Blood Flow measurement using Laser Doppler Anemometry in glass capillaries.
Experimental Combustor, Gaseous Fuel
Experimental Combustor, Gaseous Fuel
Prediction of combustor wall temperature distribution
Prediction of combustor wall temperature distribution
Laser diagnostics in combustion systems (PDA, PIV)
Laser diagnostics in combustion systems (PDA, PIV)
Development of atomization systems
Development of atomization systems
Optical measurement of blood follows
Optical measurement of blood follows