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Name Prof. Dilip Kumar Maiti
Designation Professor , Head
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 440
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Educational Qualification              
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
Ph.D.Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur2005
M.Sc.Vidyasagar University1999
Career Profile / Teaching Experience        
Professor, Department of Applied Mathematics with Oceanology and Computer Programming, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur, WB, India since 1st February 2016.
Associate Professor, Department of Applied Mathematics with Oceanology and Computer Programming, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur, WB, India during 30th September 2015 to 31st January 2016
Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus during 1st Feb 2013 to 29th Sept 2015.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mathematics, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus during 1st Jan 2006 to 31st Jan 2013.
Lecturer, Dept. of Mathematics, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus during 1st July 2004 to 31st December 2005.
Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Primitive Variable Formulation on (i) Nanofluid Flow Over Cylinder/s under the incident of Couette-Poiseuille Flow,
(ii) Heat Transfer from Cylinders in Tandem Arrangement,
(iii) Heat and Mass Transfer in Cavity,
(iv) Micro Channel Flow.
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Course/ Subject Taught 
Advance Calculus
Differential Equations with Applications
Numerical Methodology for Partial Differential Equation,
Numerical Solution of Ordinary Differential Equation
Engineering Mathematics
Linear Algebra
Complex Analysis,
Numerical Analysis
Fluid Mechanics
Dynamical Oceanology- I
Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Sharma, S., Maiti, D. K. , Alam, M.M. & Sharma, B. K., Nanofluid (H2O-Al2O3/CuO) flow over a heated square cylinder near a wall under the incident of Couette flow,Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 32(2), 659-670,2018Springer , IF:1.194
Sangil, K., Alam, Md.M, & Maiti, D. K. Wake and suppression of flow-induced vibration of a circular cylinder,Ocean Engineering (An Int. J. of R & D) 151, 298-3072018Elsevier, IF:2.214 .
Bhatt, R., Maiti, D. K., Alam, Md.M,and Rehman, S., Couette-Poiseuille flow based non- linear flow over a square cylinder near plane wallWind and Structures, An International Journal, 26(5), 331-3412018Techno-Press, Ltd., IF:1.247
Bhatt, R, Maiti, D. K. and Alam, M.M, Effect of gap height and non-linearity of incident Couette-Poiseuille flow on aerodynamic characteristics of a square cylinder near wall,In Proceedings, paper no WF2471_4143F1, 1–16.2017The 2017 World Congress on Advances in Structural Engineering and Mechanics (ASEM17), 28 Aug-01 Sept 2017, Ilsan (Seoul), Korea,
Bhatt, R, Maiti, D. K. and Alam, M.M, Influence of staggered position of a square cylinder of different height on the wake of downstream square cylinder near a plan wall,In Proceedings, Paper no WF2471_4391F1, 1–17.2017In Proc. of The 2017 World Congress on Advances in Structural Engineering and Mechanics (ASEM17), 28 Aug-01 Sept 2017, Ilsan (Seoul), Korea
Maiti, D. K., Bhatt, R. & Alam, M.M. Aerodynamic forces on square cylinder dueto secondary flow by rectangular vortex generator in offset tandem: Comparison with inlineVol.134-135, 157-1762016Computers & Fluids, Pub.: Elsevier, IF:2.2213
Maiti, D. K. & Bhatt, R.: Interactions of Vortices of a Square Cylinder and a Rectangular Vortex Generator in Proximity to a Plane under Couette-Poiseuille flow.Journal of FluidEngineering Vol. 137, 051203-1- 051203-222015American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), IF: 1.915
Maiti, D. K. & Bhatt, R.: Aerodynamic Characteristics: Square Cylinder and Eddy-Promoting Rectangular Cylinder Near Wall,Aerospace Science and Technology 36, 5-202014Elsevier, IF: 2.228
Maiti, D. K. & Bhatt, R.: Vortex Shedding Suppression and Aerodynamic Characteristics of Square Cylinder due to Offsetting Rectangular Cylinder Towards a Plane,Ocean Engineering (An Int. J. of R & D) 82, 91-104,2014Elsevier, IF: 2.214
Maiti, D. K. & Bhatt, R.: Shear flow past two square cylinders in staggered arrangement near a wallProc. of 58th Congress of ISTAM ,2014BESU WB.

National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Bhattacharyya, S. & Maiti, D. K.: The Structure of the Wake Flow behind a Square Cylin-der Under the Influence of Moving Plane,In Proc. of Recent Advances in Applied Mathematics, 8 - 13,2004Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, INDIA

Other Publication

Books Published
Ph. D. Thesis Guidance

Awarded Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Dr. Rajesh Bhatt (Postdoc fellow initially at NUS, Singapore; now at HIT, China)Computational Investigation on Vortex Shedding/Suppression and Aerodynamic Characteristics of aSquare Cylinder in Presence of an Upstream Rectangular Cylinder under Couette-Poiseuille Flow Awarded2015
Project Work

Completed Project Works
Project titleWorked asFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Duration in yearsPeriod
Year to Year
Heat Transfer Augmentation from a Square Heated Cylinder Due to Rectangular Eddy Pro-moter and Nanofluids under the Incident of Couette-Poiseuille Flow,Principal InvestigatorDST, New Delhi14280003 year20152018
Computational Investigation of Vortex Shedding and Heat Transfer Enhancement from a Heated Square Cylinder in Presence of Eddy-Promoting Rectangular Cylinder Near a Wall,Principal InvestigatorDST, New Delhi10180003 year20082011
Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
Nanofluid (H2O - Al2O3/CuO) flow over a heated square cylinder near a wall un- der the incident of Couette flowInternational Conference on "Exploring Advances in Mathematical Sciences(ICEAMS-2017)" ,Dept of Mathematics, University of Gour Banga, WB,2017
Forced Convective Heat Transfer of Nano-fluid Past a Heated Square Cylinder Under Couette-Poiseuille FlowNational ConferenceDIT University, Dehradun2017
Fluctuating For es from a Vortex Generator on a Downstream Cylinder Near Wall under Incidence of Couette-Poiseuille Flow,National Conference on Exploring Advances in Mathematics (NCEAM-2015)Dept of Mathematics, University of Gour Banga, WB, Dec 2015.2015
Computational Investigation on Vortex Shedding and Aerodynamic Characteristic s of Square Cylinder Due to Eddy Promoters Near Wall,Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, WB, Jan. 2012.Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, WB, Jan. 2012.2012
Numerical Study on Vortex Shedding and Aerodynamic Charateristics: Square Cylin-der and In-line Eddy Promoters Near Wall,IISER, KolkataIISER, Kolkata2012
Membership of Learned Society 
Life member of Indian Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
Life member of Calcutta Mathematical Society
Life member of Indian Mathematical Society,
Life member of Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA),
Life member of Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM),
Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Award NameAwarded ByYear
Visiting AssociatechipThe Institute of Mathematical Science, Chennai2016
Chinese Academic of Science (CAS) Visiting Research FellowCAS2014
International Collaboration/Exchange Programme of Indian National Science Academy (INSA) and Chinese Academic of Science (CAS)INSA-CAS2012
Young ScientistScientific and Engineering Research Council, DST2008
Shyama Prasad Mukherjee (SPM) Fellowship Test-2002.CSIR(NET)-20012002
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