PhD, IISc, Bangalore
MTech, IIT Madras
BTech, JNTU, Hyderabad
CFD, Heat and mass transfer
HVAC, Refrigeration, Cryogenics
Solar thermal engineering
ME 287: Refrigeration Engineering
ME 288: Air Conditioning Engineering
ME 289 Principles of Solar Thermal Engineering
Selected Recent Publications
Srikrishna, P., Kumar, A. R. H., Reddy, S. U. M. and Narasimham, G.S.V.L., Experimental investigation of a single closed loop pulsating heat pipe (IHMTC2017-013-0941), to be published in the Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer.
Srikrishna, P., Rao, P. V. S., Singh, A. K., Narasimham, G.S.V.L. and Reddy, S. U. M., Use of heat pipe embedded heat sink for high heat flux TWT cooling (IHMTC2017-06-0943), to be published in the Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer (2018)
Prashantha, B. G., Gowda, M. G., Seetharamu, S., & Narasimham, G. S. V. L. (2018). Design and analysis of acoustically-driven 50 W thermoacoustic refrigerators. Sādhanā, 43(6), 82.
Thota, S., Srikantaiah, G. C., Padmanabhan, Akkimaradi, B. S., Ambirajan, A., & GSVL, N. (2018). Numerical and Experimental Studies of Parasitic Heat Losses in Coldfinger of a Pulse Tube Cryocooler in Off-state condition. Heat Transfer Engineering, 1-12.
Kumar, J. K., Jacob, S., Karunanithi, R., & Narasimham, G. S. V. L. (2017, February). Studies on the development and efficiency improvement of a 1.5 W at 25 K two stage pulse tube cooler. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 171, No. 1, p. 012068). IOP Publishing.
Undertaken consultancy projects related to
Cold plate heat exchangers (IMI)
Automotive air conditioning systems (Mahindra)
Chief Research Scientist
Currently In Campus
Broad Research Area
Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
HVAC, Refrigeration, Cryogenics, Heat and Mass Transfer, CFD, Solar Thermal Engineering