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Dr.Santosh Kumar Singh

PhD in Engineering

Research Assistant Professor

Conferences/Seminars/Workshops Attended: 
  • Participated in “National Research Workshop on Energy Technology” organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, Howrah-711103, West Bengal, India, January 12-13, 2017.
  • Participated in two days workshop organized by the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Applied Mechanics, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, Howrah-711103, West Bengal, India, August 10-11, 2016.
  • Successfully completed Labview Core 1 and Core 2 Training organized by NI Systems India Pvt. Ltd, January 19-23, 2015.
  • Attended a national seminar on “Recent Trends in Network Security”, organized by Calcutta Institute of Technology, Banitabala, Uluberia-711316 (WB), India, July, 2012.

Achievements and Awards: 

  • Appointed as an Examiner for 1st-year 1st semester and 3rd year 1st-semester Examination, 2012 conducted by West Bengal University of Technology, Kolkata.
  • Appointed as an external examiner for B.Tech semester examinations, 2012 conducted by West Bengal University of Technology, Kolkata.
  • Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) in Mechanical Engineering, 2009, 2014.
  • Ranked 5th within the University in B.Tech examination.
  • 2nd Prize in Paper Presentation, Research Scholar Colloquium-2016 at Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, India.
  • Participated in various quiz competitions and won a certificate of merit.

Memberships:

  • Member in Indian Society of Hydraulic Engineering (ISH), 2016
  • Reviewer of Environmental Fluid Mechanics.
  • Reviewer of International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research.
  • Reviewer of Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics.
     

Turbulence in wave and current fields, Eulerian-mean flow change due to interaction between waves and a current, Fluid structure interaction

Selected Publications:

  • Singh, S.K., Raushan, P.K. & Debnath, K. (2018). “Combined effect of wave and current in rough bed free surface flow.” Ocean Eng., 160, 20-32.
  • Singh, S.K., Raushan, P.K. & Debnath, K. (2018). “Turbulent characteristics of pulsating flow over the hydraulically smooth surface.” Eur. J. Mech. B. Fluids, 68, pp. 10-19.
  • Sen, M., Mukherjee, M., Singh, S.K. & Pal, T.K. (2018). “Effect of double-pulsed gas metal arc welding (DP-GMAW) process variables on micro-structural constituents and hardness of low carbon steel weld deposits.” J. Manuf. Process, 31, 424-439.
  • Chaudhuari, S., Singh, S.K., Debnath, K. & Manik, M. (2018). “Pier scour within long contraction in cohesive sediment bed.” Environ. Fluid Mech., 18(2), 417-441.
  • Singh, S.K., Raushan, P.K., Debnath, K. & Mazumder, B.S. (2018). “Turbulent oscillatory flow along unidirectional current over square ribs.” Can. J. Civ. Eng., 48, 248-262.
  • Singh, S.K., Raushan, P.K., Debnath, K. & Mazumder, B.S. (2018). “Higher order turbulent flow characteristics of oscillatory flow over a wall-mounted cube.”  ISH J. Hydraul. Eng., DOI: 10/1080/09715010.2018.145388.
  • Singh, S.K. & Debnath, K. (2018). “Discussion of Boundary layer development over non-uniform sand rough bed channel.” ISH J. Hydraul. Eng., DOI: 10.1080/09715010.2017.1417755.
  • Singh, S.K., Debnath, K. & Pal, V.K., (2018). “Numerical investigation of slip-flow through circular micro-channel.” Int. J. Fluid Mech. Res., (Accepted).
  • Singh, S.K., Reddy, D.S.K., Mukherjee, M., Manikandan, M. & Kumar, P. (2018). “Discussion of “Wave-current generated turbulence over hemisphere bottom roughness by Barman et al. (2018). Estuar. Coast Shelf Sci. 208, 49–51.
  • Singh, S. K. & Debnath, K. (2017). “Turbulence characteristics of flow under combined wave-current motion.” J Offshore Mech Arct Eng., 139(2), 021102-1-8, ASME.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K. & Mazumder, B. S. (2017). “Turbulence over cube-mounted rough bed using spatio-temporal averaging approach” Can. J. Civ. Eng., 44, 504–517.
  • Singh, S. K. & Debnath, K. (2017). “Turbulent flow characteristics in a rectangular channel under the influence of cube-mounted rough-bed” ISH J Hydraul Eng., 23 (2), 167-176. Taylor and Francis group.
  • Singh, S. K. & Debnath, K. (2016). “Combined effect of wave and current in a free surface turbulent flow.” Ocean Eng., 127, 170-189, ELSEVIER.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K. & Mazumder, B. S. (2016). “Spatially-averaged turbulent flow over cubical roughness in a wave-current coexisting environment”. Coastal Eng., 114, 77-85, ELSEVIER.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K. & Mazumder, B. S. (2016). “Change in turbulent flow structure over rough-bed under combined wave-current motions.” ISH J Hydraul Eng., 22(3), 305-313, Taylor and Francis group.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K. & Mazumder, B. S. (2015). "Turbulence statistics of wave-current flow over a submerged cube." J waterway Port coastal Ocean Eng., 142(3), 04015027-1-20, ASCE.

Papers Presented:

  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2018) “Turbulence statistics of flow over an array of cubical roughness,”  10th National Conference on Mathematical Techniques and Applications ( NCMTA-2018), 5th and 6th January 2018, Organized by Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur-603203, Tamil Nadu, India.
  • Sharma, A., Kumar P., and Singh, S.K., (2018) “Analysis of flow structure behind the bluff bodies of different major and minor axis,” 2nd International Conference on Advance in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME-2018), March 22-24, 2018, SRM IST, Kattakkulathur, India.
  • Raushan, P. K., Singh, S. K., Barman, K., and Debnath, K. (2017) “Combined wave-current turbulent flow over a train of rib roughness,”  International Conference on Ship & Offshore Technology (ICSOT), December 7-8, 2017,  IIT Kharagpur, India.
  • Raushan, P. K., Debnath, K and Singh, S. K., (2016) "Development of turbulent boundary layer over a train of rib roughness in the presence of surface wave"  Proceedings of the 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016)  December 15-17, 2016, MNNITA, Allahabad, U.P., India.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2016) “Turbulent flow dynamic in wave-current co-existing environment,” Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Applications of Fluid Dynamics (ICAFD), 19-21, Dec., 2016, Organized by Department of Applied Mathematics, IIT (ISM) Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India in Association with Fluid Mechanics Group, University of Botswana, Botswana.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2016) “Turbulent characteristics of flow over regular large bottom roughness,” Proceedings of 21st International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering (HYDRO-2016), 8-10 Dec., Central Water & Power Research Station,  Pune, India.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2015) “Turbulence over rough-bed using double averaged Navier-Stokes equations,” Proceedings of 20th International Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources and River Engineering (HYDRO-2015), 17-19 Dec., 2015, IIT Roorkee, India.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2014) “Laboratory investigation of turbulent flow structure over a submerged cubic obstacle”. Proceedings of International Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid power (FMFP-2014), 12-14, Dec., IIT, Kanpur, India, 14-B-681/23.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2014) “Structure of turbulence flow dynamics over a submerged cube”. Proceedings of International Conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and Experimental Mechanics (ICTACEM-2014), 29-31 Dec., 2014, IIT, Kharagpur, India.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2013) “Study of turbulence flow characteristics over surface mounted cubic obstacles in a tandem arrangement”. Proceeding of International Conference on Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM-2013), 18-21 Dec., 2013, IIEST (Formerly BESU), Shibpur, India.
  • Singh, S. K., Debnath, K., (2013) “Numerical investigation of slip-flow through micro-channel”. Proceeding of International Conference on Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM-2013), 18-21 Dec., 2013, IIEST (Formerly BESU), Shibpur, India.

Working Papers: 

  • With P K Raushan and K Debnath, "Role of submergence over submerged structured" under review at Acta Geophyica, 2018   
  • With K Debnath and P Raushan, "Turbulent characteristics of pulsating flow over the hydraulically smooth surface" under review at European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluid, 2017. 
  • With K Debnath,  “Experimental investigation of turbulent flow under the influence of cube-mounted rough-bed” under review at Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 2017.
  • With K Debnath and P K De, “A Numerical Investigation of Slip Flow through circular micro-channel” under review at an International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, 2017.

Work in Progress:

  • With P K Raushan and K Debnath, "Energy distribution in the combined wave-current flow" 
  • With K Debnath “Turbulent measurement in free surface flow over bed-mounted cube at multiple flow stages", Expected to submit by Oct 2017.
  • With M Mukherjee, V K Pal “Development of friction stir processed Al alloys”, 2017

Academic Experience

  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), July 2017-Present.
  • Junior Research Fellowship for the research project entitled “Turbulence in Rough Bed Free Surface Flow using Double Average Navier-Stokes Equations”, sponsored by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, under the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Applied Mechanics, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, Howrah, West Bengal, India from 2013-2015.
  • Assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Science in Calcutta Institute of Technology, Banitabla, Howrah-711316 (WB) affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology, Kolkata, India.  2011-2013.

Other Professional Experience

  • Organized Research Scholar Colloquium-2016 at Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, India, August, 23-24, 2016.
  • Delivered Guest Lecture on Slip flow through micro-channel at Calcutta Institute of Technology, Uluberia (WB), Department of Mechanical Engineering, February 13, 2015.
  • Member of the organizing committee of Organized ISTAM Conference at IIEST (Formerly BESU), Shibpur, India. 18-21 Dec., 2013.
  • Member of Anti-ranging and Disciplinary committee at Calcutta Institute of Technology, Banitabala, Howrah-711316, (WB), India, 2012
  • Executive (Supply Chain) at UGCL (Business Partner of TATA GROWTH SHOP), July-2008 to August-2009

Email ID: santoshkumarsingh.k@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in