Dr. Prasun Dutta

Present Position: Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical, School of Engineering & Technology

E-mail: prasun1.dutta@adamasuniversity.ac.in


  • PhD (Engineering), Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur – India
  • E. (Water Resource Engineering), Jadavpur University – India
  • Tech. West Bengal University of Technology – India

Research Key Areas:

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Numerical simulations
  • Heat & Mass transfer
  • Turbulent flow through complex geometries
  • Renewable energy

Research Highlights:

  • Associated with a research project on “Heat transfer augmentation for sustainable development” under the research grant of RUSA 2.0, MHRD – Department of Higher Education, Govt. of India.
  • Associated with a research project on “Numerical study of turbulent flow in a
  • 90-degree pipe bend with different curvature ratio” under Institute Research Grant of, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur.


  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Adamas University, November 2021 – till date
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, March 2019 – October 2021.
  • Assistant Professor (Visiting faculty), Sudhir Chandra Sur Degree Engineering College, 540 Dum Dum Road, Kolkata – 700074, October 2018 – February 2019.
  • Research Scholar, Dept. of Aerospace Engineering & Applied Mechanics, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, August 2013 – July 2018.
  • Lecturer and Officer in charge, Santiniketan Institute of Polytechnic, Bolpur, W. B. July 2010 – August 2011.
  • Graduate Engineer Trainee, Sova Ispat Ltd., July 2009 – June 2010.
  • Management Trainee, Powermax India Pvt. Ltd., July 2008 – May2009.

Research Publication (s):

  • Number of research papers published in International refereed journals: 19
  • Number of research papers published in International peer-reviewed Scopus Proceedings: 8
  • Citation: 355, h-index: 00 and i10-index: 09

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Selected Publication (s):

  1. Dutta, P., Chattopadhyay, H. and Bhattacharyya, S., 2022, “Numerical investigations on Turbulent Transport Phenomena Over a Moving Surface Due to Impinging Annular Jets, Heat transfer engineering”, (Accepted).
  2. Dutta, P. and Chattopadhyay, H., 2022, Transport phenomena due to annular jets impinging on a hot moving surface, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4054579.
  3. Dutta, P., Chattopadhyay, H. and Nandi, N., 2022. Numerical study on turbulent flow characteristics in 90° pipe bend, ASME-Journal of Fluids Engineering, https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4053547.
  4. , G.; Jain, P.; Choudhury, A.; Dutta, P.; Kalita, K.; Barsocchi, P. 2021. Random Forest Regression-Based Machine Learning Model for Accurate Estimation of Fluid Flow in Curved Pipes. Processes 2021, 9, 2095. https://doi.org/10.3390/pr9112095.
  5. Dutta, P., and Nandi, N. 2021. Numerical analysis on the development of vortex structure in 90 degree pipe bend. Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, an International Journal. © Inder Science. 21(5), pp. 261-273.
  6. Dutta, P. and Chattopadhyay, H. 2020. Numerical analysis of transport phenomena under turbulent annular impinging jet. Computational Thermal Sciences. 13(1), pp. 1–19.
  7. Narayanan, G., Dutta, P., Ramachandran, M., Bhoi, A, K., and K Kalita. 2020. Robust metamodels for accurate quantitative estimation of turbulent flow in pipe bends. Engineering with Computers, 36, pp. 1041–1058.
  8. Narayanan, G., Joshi, M., Dutta, P. and Kalita, K. 2020, “PSO-tuned support vector machine metamodels for assessment of turbulent flows in pipe bends”, Engineering Computations, 37(3), pp. 981-1001.
  9. Dutta, P., and Nandi, N. 2019. Numerical study on turbulent separation reattachment flow in pipe bends with different small curvature ratio. Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series C. 100 (6), pp. 995-1004.
  10. Das, R., Nayek, M., Das, S., Dutta, P. and Mazumdar, A., 2017. Design and analysis of 0.127 m (5 ″) Cutthroat flume. Ain Shams Engineering Journal. 8(30), pp. 295-303.
  11. Dutta, P., Saha, S.K., Nandi, N. and Pal, N., 2016. Numerical study on flow separation in 90˚ pipe bend under high Reynolds number by k-ε modelling. Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal, 19(2), pp.904-910.
  12. Dutta, P., and Nandi, N., 2015. Effect of Reynolds Number and Curvature Ratio on Single Phase Turbulent Flow in Pipe Bends. Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering. 19(1), pp.5- 16.

Research Advisor / Supervisor:

  • Doctoral Thesis Advisor / Supervisor : 4 (Under progress)
  • Post Graduate Thesis Advisor / Supervisor: 02 (Under progress)

Award/ Academic Recognition/ Major Professional Activity:

  • Associate Editor: REST Journal on Emerging trends in Modelling and Manufacturing
  • Board member of Reviewing Editors: DISCOVERY [ISSN No: 2278-5469]
  • Reviewer of International Journals: Chemical Engineering Science; Cogent Engineering; Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering; International Journal of Technology; Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series C; Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering; Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology; Journal of Fluids Engineering (ASME); Renewable Energy; Thermal Science.
  • Reviewer of International Conferences: ICEMEM- 2015; ICMMRE 2017; The 16th International Heat Transfer Conference 2018; ICESD 2020; ICAMEI 2021; FMFP 2021.
  • Convenor, International Lecture Series on Latest Trends in Mechanical Engineering, Adamas University, Kolkata 2022.
  • Invited Lecture delivered in FDP course on Numerical Methods in Engineering Applications, scheduled from March 01, 2020 to March 03, 2020 at JIST, Jorhat, Assam.
  • Received best paper award in FMFP 2021.
  • Associate Member of the Institution of Engineers, India (IEI, Kolkata)