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LAXMIKANT YADAV

Assistant Professor

I am passionate about teaching and learning. My research area includes Solar Assisted Desiccant Dehumidification Systems and their Application, Mathematical Modeling of Desiccant Wheel, and in the Area of Refrigeration & Air Conditioning.

Name : LAXMIKANT YADAV
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : -
Email ID : laxmikant@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : LAXMIKANT YADAV
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Date of Birth : 18/11/1989
Date of joining : 25/09/2019

Contact Details

Phone : -
Email ID : laxmikant@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Thermal Engineering, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Modeling of Desiccant Wheel & Desiccant Cooling

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
BE 2010 CSVTU Bhilai, Chhattisgarh
M.Tech 2012 NIT Kurukshetra
Ph.D. 2018 NIT Kurukshetra

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 CERTIFICATE OF OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION IN THE REVIEWING REVIEWER ENERGY CONVERSION AND MANAGEMENT 2017

Research Experience



Research Interests : Solar Assisted Desiccant Dehumidification Systems and its Application, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Low Temperature Application Poly-Generation Systems
Brief Research Statement :

Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus
2019 BHAVNA Mishra, Aalekh Srivastava, Laxmikant Yadav PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS OF COOLING TOWER USING DESICCANT, Heat and Mass Transfer, 56 (4), 1153-1169 Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer SCI
2019 Amarjeet Kumar Prasad, Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Comparative analysis of different design of rotary dehumidifier, 48 Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley ESCI/SCOPUS
2018 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Parametric analysis of desiccant wheel for air conditioning application, 47 Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley ESCI/SCOPUS
2018 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Effect of different arrangements of sector on the performance of desiccant wheel, 54 Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer SCI
2017 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Effect of desiccant isotherm on the performance of a desiccant wheel at different operating conditions, 46 Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley ESCI/SCOPUS
2016 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Mathematical investigation of purge sector angle for clockwise and anticlockwise rotation of desiccant wheel, 93 Applied Thermal Engineering, Elsevier SCI
2015 Avadhesh Yadav, Laxmikant Yadav Comparative performance of different sector arrangement in a desiccant wheel using a mathematical model, 44 Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley ESCI/SCOPUS
2014 Avadhesh Yadav, Laxmikant Yadav Comparative performance of desiccant wheel with effective and ordinary regeneration sector using mathematical model, 50 Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer SCI
2014 Laxmikant Yadav, Ankit Yadav, Vishal Dabra, Avadhesh Yadav Effect of desiccant isotherm on the design parameters of desiccant wheel, 50 Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer SCI
2013 Vishal Dabra, Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav The effect of tilt angle on the performance of evacuated tube solar air collector: experimental analysis, 5 International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology -
2018 Amarjeet Kumar Prasad, Laxmikant Yadav Advanced Technology in Desiccant Wheel Air Conditioning System: A Review, 404 IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering IOP Publishing
2020 Sanjay, Ashutosh Kumar Verma, Aamrjeet Kumar Prasad, Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Performance Analysis of Cooling Tower Using Reciprocating Desiccant Mesh Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer SCI

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2017 Chaubey, V., Singh, K., Yadav, L. Experimental Investigation of Evaporating Cooling System with Zeolite Desiccant material CSDEEP, MMMUT Gorakhpur -
2018 Awanish Kumar1, Dr. Laxmikant Yadav2 Parabolic Solar Dish Collector: A Review International Conference on Recent Innovations in Science and Engineering, -
2019 Sanjay and Yadav, L. Advanced Light Weight Photocatalytic Composition for Water Purifications National conference on Futuristics in Mechanical Engineering -

Research Projects



Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date

Research Supervision



Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Suprivisor(s)
M.Tech Vishal Chaube Performance evaluation of rotary dehumidifier and desiccant based evaporative cooling system Awarded 2017 -
M.Tech Gaurav Mishra Experimental investigation of desiccant based evaporative cooling system using silica gel Awarded 2017 -
M.Tech Khushboo Singh Mathematical investigation of desiccant wheel for circular and sinusoidal shape of channel Awarded 2017 -
M.Tech Amarjeet Prasad Performance Analysis of different design of desiccant wheel Awarded 2018 -
M.Tech Awanish Kumar Regeneration of various solid desiccants using parabolic dish collector Awarded 2018 -
M.Tech Ravi Pratap Effect of matrix property on the performance of desiccant wheel Awarded 2018 -
M.Tech Abhinav Mishra Experimental investigation of Rotary desiccant evaporative cooling system Awarded 2019 -
M.Tech Sanjay Performance Analysis of counter flow cooling tower using Reciprocating Desiccant Mesh Awarded 2019 -
M.Tech Mahendra Kumar Yadav Effects of Sectors on the Performance of Desiccant Wheel at Different Operating and Design Conditions Awarded 2020 -
M.Tech Navneet Experimental Study of Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing at Different Load and Speed Awarded 2020 -
Ph.D Ashutosh Kumar Verma Tentative Topic On going 2020 -
M.Tech Saurabh Pandey Performance Analysis of Evacuated Tube Type Solar Air Heater with Parabolic Trough Type Collector Awarded 2021
M.Tech Nikesh Kumar PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS OF PASSIVE DESICCANT WHEEL Awarded 2021

Patents



Title Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Teaching Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To Total Experience
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, AKGEC Ghaziabad 13/08/2012 21/02/2014 1 years, 6 months
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, JIMS Greater Noida 11/08/2014 09/06/2016 1 years, 9 months
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, MMMUT Gorakhpur 10/06/2016 24/09/2019 3 years, 3 months, 15 days

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To
CTO NCC MMMUT GORAKHPUR 15/09/2016 15/06/2017
Program officer NSS MMMUT GORAKHPUR 15/06/2016 24/09/2019
AFI (Research Project and Collaboration) NIT Hamirpur 03/12/2019 02/08/2020
AFI (Green & Clean Campus) NIT Hamirpur 03/12/2019 02/08/2020
Assistant Warden (Udaygiri Boys Hostel) NIT Hamirpur 05/06/2020 08/08/2020
Convener Departmental Master Programmes committee DoME NIT Hamirpur 15/12/2020 17/10/2021

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event
Modeling & Analysis of Rotary Dehumidifier MED, NIT Hamirpur 2020 One Week Workshop on Advances in Sustainable Thermal energy Systems: Theory and Computation
Analysis of Desiccant Dehumidification Technology MED, MMMUT Gorakhpur 2018 TEQIP-III Sponsored Short Term Training Programme on "Computational and manufacturing Challenges in Mechanical Engineering"

Consultancy



Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure



Sr.No. Title Description

Conferences/Courses Organized



Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
workshop One Week (5 Days) Advances in Sustainable Thermal Energy Systems: Theory and Computation MED, NIT Hamirpur 24/02/2020 28/03/2020 Assistant Professor

Profile Summary

Last Update: 27/10/2021 03:39pm
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Name : LAXMIKANT YADAV
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : -
Email ID : laxmikant@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/dr-laxmikant-yadav
Date of Birth : 18/11/1989
Date of Joining : 25/09/2019

Specialization

Thermal Engineering, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Modeling of Desiccant Wheel & Desiccant Cooling

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
BE 2010 CSVTU Bhilai, Chhattisgarh
M.Tech 2012 NIT Kurukshetra
Ph.D. 2018 NIT Kurukshetra

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, AKGEC Ghaziabad 13/08/2012 21/02/2014 1 years, 6 months
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, JIMS Greater Noida 11/08/2014 09/06/2016 1 years, 9 months
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, MMMUT Gorakhpur 10/06/2016 24/09/2019 3 years, 3 months, 15 days

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To
CTO NCC MMMUT GORAKHPUR 15/09/2016 15/06/2017
Program officer NSS MMMUT GORAKHPUR 15/06/2016 24/09/2019
AFI (Research Project and Collaboration) NIT Hamirpur 03/12/2019 02/08/2020
AFI (Green & Clean Campus) NIT Hamirpur 03/12/2019 02/08/2020
Assistant Warden (Udaygiri Boys Hostel) NIT Hamirpur 05/06/2020 08/08/2020
Convener Departmental Master Programmes committee DoME NIT Hamirpur 15/12/2020 17/10/2021

Research Experience

Research Interests : Solar Assisted Desiccant Dehumidification Systems and its Application, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Low Temperature Application Poly-Generation Systems
Brief Research Statement :

Research Projects


Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction OrderSanction Date

Journal Publications


Year Author(s) Journal Name Title & Vol. No. Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2019 BHAVNA Mishra, Aalekh Srivastava, Laxmikant Yadav Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS OF COOLING TOWER USING DESICCANT, Heat and Mass Transfer, 56 (4), 1153-1169 SCI
2019 Amarjeet Kumar Prasad, Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley Comparative analysis of different design of rotary dehumidifier, 48 ESCI/SCOPUS
2018 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley Parametric analysis of desiccant wheel for air conditioning application, 47 ESCI/SCOPUS
2018 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer Effect of different arrangements of sector on the performance of desiccant wheel, 54 SCI
2017 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley Effect of desiccant isotherm on the performance of a desiccant wheel at different operating conditions, 46 ESCI/SCOPUS
2016 Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Applied Thermal Engineering, Elsevier Mathematical investigation of purge sector angle for clockwise and anticlockwise rotation of desiccant wheel, 93 SCI
2015 Avadhesh Yadav, Laxmikant Yadav Heat Transfer- Asian Research, Wiley Comparative performance of different sector arrangement in a desiccant wheel using a mathematical model, 44 ESCI/SCOPUS
2014 Avadhesh Yadav, Laxmikant Yadav Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer Comparative performance of desiccant wheel with effective and ordinary regeneration sector using mathematical model, 50 SCI
2014 Laxmikant Yadav, Ankit Yadav, Vishal Dabra, Avadhesh Yadav Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer Effect of desiccant isotherm on the design parameters of desiccant wheel, 50 SCI
2013 Vishal Dabra, Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology The effect of tilt angle on the performance of evacuated tube solar air collector: experimental analysis, 5 -
2018 Amarjeet Kumar Prasad, Laxmikant Yadav IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering Advanced Technology in Desiccant Wheel Air Conditioning System: A Review, 404 IOP Publishing
2020 Sanjay, Ashutosh Kumar Verma, Aamrjeet Kumar Prasad, Laxmikant Yadav, Avadhesh Yadav Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer Performance Analysis of Cooling Tower Using Reciprocating Desiccant Mesh SCI

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
2017 Chaubey, V., Singh, K., Yadav, L. CSDEEP, MMMUT Gorakhpur Experimental Investigation of Evaporating Cooling System with Zeolite Desiccant material -
2018 Awanish Kumar1, Dr. Laxmikant Yadav2 International Conference on Recent Innovations in Science and Engineering, Parabolic Solar Dish Collector: A Review -
2019 Sanjay and Yadav, L. National conference on Futuristics in Mechanical Engineering Advanced Light Weight Photocatalytic Composition for Water Purifications -

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)
M.Tech Vishal Chaube Performance evaluation of rotary dehumidifier and desiccant based evaporative cooling system Awarded 2017 -
M.Tech Gaurav Mishra Experimental investigation of desiccant based evaporative cooling system using silica gel Awarded 2017 -
M.Tech Khushboo Singh Mathematical investigation of desiccant wheel for circular and sinusoidal shape of channel Awarded 2017 -
M.Tech Amarjeet Prasad Performance Analysis of different design of desiccant wheel Awarded 2018 -
M.Tech Awanish Kumar Regeneration of various solid desiccants using parabolic dish collector Awarded 2018 -
M.Tech Ravi Pratap Effect of matrix property on the performance of desiccant wheel Awarded 2018 -
M.Tech Abhinav Mishra Experimental investigation of Rotary desiccant evaporative cooling system Awarded 2019 -
M.Tech Sanjay Performance Analysis of counter flow cooling tower using Reciprocating Desiccant Mesh Awarded 2019 -
M.Tech Mahendra Kumar Yadav Effects of Sectors on the Performance of Desiccant Wheel at Different Operating and Design Conditions Awarded 2020 -
M.Tech Navneet Experimental Study of Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing at Different Load and Speed Awarded 2020 -
Ph.D Ashutosh Kumar Verma Tentative Topic On going 2020 -
M.Tech Saurabh Pandey Performance Analysis of Evacuated Tube Type Solar Air Heater with Parabolic Trough Type Collector Awarded 2021
M.Tech Nikesh Kumar PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS OF PASSIVE DESICCANT WHEEL Awarded 2021

Patents


Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
workshop One Week (5 Days) Advances in Sustainable Thermal Energy Systems: Theory and Computation MED, NIT Hamirpur 24/02/2020 28/03/2020 Assistant Professor

Expert Talks


Title Place Year Description of Event
Modeling & Analysis of Rotary Dehumidifier MED, NIT Hamirpur 2020 One Week Workshop on Advances in Sustainable Thermal energy Systems: Theory and Computation
Analysis of Desiccant Dehumidification Technology MED, MMMUT Gorakhpur 2018 TEQIP-III Sponsored Short Term Training Programme on "Computational and manufacturing Challenges in Mechanical Engineering"

Consultancy


Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure


Sr.No. Title Description

Honors & Recognitions Achieved


Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 CERTIFICATE OF OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION IN THE REVIEWING REVIEWER ENERGY CONVERSION AND MANAGEMENT 2017