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Dr. Pooja Thakur

Assistant Professor

Dr. Pooja Thakur is an Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering at NIT Hamirpur HP. She has received Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering from IIT Kanpur (2019). She did masters in Chemical Engineering from IIT BHU Varanasi (2013) and Bachelor of Technology from UIET, CSJM University Kanpur. Her primary research interest is in understanding the non-Newtonian flow rheology using CFD and current research focuses on advance models applicable for non-Newtonian fluids. She has both experimental and simulation work experience during her Ph.D. and M.Tech. research respectively.

Name : Dr. Pooja Thakur
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Chemical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D
Phone :
Email ID : pooja@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : Dr. Pooja Thakur
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Chemical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D
Date of Birth :
Date of joining : 04/10/2019

Contact Details

Phone :
Email ID : pooja@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
Ph.D. 2019 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India
M.Tech. 2013 Indian Institute of Technology Varanasi (BHU), India

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year

Research Experience



Research Interests :
Brief Research Statement :

Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus
2016 P. Thakur, S. Mittal, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra The motion of a rotating circular cylinder in a stream of Bingham plastic fluid, 235 (2016), 29-46 J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics SCI
2018 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Flow of a power-law fluid across a rotating cylinder in a confinement, 251(2018), 145-161 J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics SCI
2019 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Momentum and heat transfer from an asymmetrically confined rotating cylinder in a power-law fluid,Int.,137 (2019) 410–430 Journal of Thermal Science SCI
2019 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Forced convection in a Bingham plastic fluids from a heated rotating cylinder, 52 (2019), 730–742 Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan SCI
2018 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Studies on H2-assisted liquefied petroleum gas reduction of NO over Ag/Al2O3catalyst, 13 (2) (2018), 227-235 Bulletin of Chemical Reaction Engineering & Catalysis SCOPUS
2021 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Flow of Power-Law Fluids Past a Rotating Cylinder at High Reynolds Numbers, 143 (2021), 101301-16. Journal of Fluids Engineering SCI

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2019 Pooja Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P Chhabra Cylinder Rotation in a Power-law Fluid in a Long Channel Annual European Rheology Conference, AERC, April 8-11, 2019, Portoroz, Slovenia -
2018 Pooja Thakur, R. P. Chhabra and Naveen Tiwari Effect of confinement on power-law fluids around an asymmetrically placed rotating cylinder 7th International and 45th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, FMFP, December 10-12, 2018, IIT Bombay, India -
2016 Pooja Thakur, R. P. Chhabra and Naveen Tiwari Numerical Modelling of Two Dimensional Laminar Flow of Bingham Plastic Across a Rotating Cylinder 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, FMFP, December 15-17, 2016, MNNITA, Allahabad, India. -
2015 Pooja Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P Chhabra Effect of Rotation on Laminar Forced Heat Convection from a Circular Cylinder 68th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, CHEMCON, December 27-30, 2015, IIT Guwahati, India -
2014 Pooja Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P Chhabra Flow past a rotating cylinder in Bingham plastic fluids, 18th National Symposium on Complex Fluids, CompFlu, December 22-24, 2014, JNCASR, Bangalore, India. -

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)

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 Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, H.P., 177005 04/10/2019 02/12/2021 2 Years 2 Months

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year
BOOK Catalytic NOx reduction emitted from vehicular engines Lambert Academic Publication Pooja Thakur and Ram Prasad ISBN: 9786139878130 2018

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event
Computational Study on Flow Over a Rotating Cylinder in a Channel Gharda Institute of Technology, Khed Ratnagiri, 26th May 2021. 2021 AICTE-ISTE sponsored 'Faculty Development Program, 24 to 29 May 2021
Insight of the Transportations of fluids Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped, Awadhpuri, Kanpur, 8th February 2021. 2021 Expert Talk
Computational study on flow over a rotating cylinder National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India 2021 ATAL sponsored FDP on Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering: (CMCE-2021), NIT Hamirpur, 6-10 September 2021

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
stc Event Coordinators: Dr. Pooja Thakur Modeling and Simulation for Transport Processes (MSTP 2020) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 04/11/2020 08/11/2020 Assistant Professor
workshop Event Coordinators: Dr. Pooja Thakur Frontiers in Sustainable Chemical Processes (FSCP - 2021) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 01/02/2021 05/02/2021 Assistant Professor
fdp Event Coordinators: Dr. Pooja Thakur Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering (CMCE-2021) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 06/09/2021 10/09/2021 Assistant Professor

Profile Summary

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Name : Dr. Pooja Thakur
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Chemical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D
Phone :
Email ID : pooja@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/dr-pooja-thakur
Date of Birth :
Date of Joining : 04/10/2019

Specialization

Non-Newtonian Flow Rheology, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Transport Phenomena

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
Ph.D. 2019 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India
M.Tech. 2013 Indian Institute of Technology Varanasi (BHU), India

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Assistant Professor Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, H.P., 177005 04/10/2019 02/12/2021 2 Years 2 Months

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To

Research Experience

Research Interests :
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)
2016 P. Thakur, S. Mittal, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics The motion of a rotating circular cylinder in a stream of Bingham plastic fluid, 235 (2016), 29-46 SCI
2018 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics Flow of a power-law fluid across a rotating cylinder in a confinement, 251(2018), 145-161 SCI
2019 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Journal of Thermal Science Momentum and heat transfer from an asymmetrically confined rotating cylinder in a power-law fluid,Int.,137 (2019) 410–430 SCI
2019 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan Forced convection in a Bingham plastic fluids from a heated rotating cylinder, 52 (2019), 730–742 SCI
2018 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Bulletin of Chemical Reaction Engineering & Catalysis Studies on H2-assisted liquefied petroleum gas reduction of NO over Ag/Al2O3catalyst, 13 (2) (2018), 227-235 SCOPUS
2021 P. Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P. Chhabra Journal of Fluids Engineering Flow of Power-Law Fluids Past a Rotating Cylinder at High Reynolds Numbers, 143 (2021), 101301-16. SCI

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
2019 Pooja Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P Chhabra Annual European Rheology Conference, AERC, April 8-11, 2019, Portoroz, Slovenia Cylinder Rotation in a Power-law Fluid in a Long Channel -
2018 Pooja Thakur, R. P. Chhabra and Naveen Tiwari 7th International and 45th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, FMFP, December 10-12, 2018, IIT Bombay, India Effect of confinement on power-law fluids around an asymmetrically placed rotating cylinder -
2016 Pooja Thakur, R. P. Chhabra and Naveen Tiwari 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, FMFP, December 15-17, 2016, MNNITA, Allahabad, India. Numerical Modelling of Two Dimensional Laminar Flow of Bingham Plastic Across a Rotating Cylinder -
2015 Pooja Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P Chhabra 68th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, CHEMCON, December 27-30, 2015, IIT Guwahati, India Effect of Rotation on Laminar Forced Heat Convection from a Circular Cylinder -
2014 Pooja Thakur, N. Tiwari and R. P Chhabra 18th National Symposium on Complex Fluids, CompFlu, December 22-24, 2014, JNCASR, Bangalore, India. Flow past a rotating cylinder in Bingham plastic fluids, -

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year
BOOK Pooja Thakur and Ram Prasad Catalytic NOx reduction emitted from vehicular engines Lambert Academic Publication ISBN: 9786139878130 2018

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)

Patents


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

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
stc Event Coordinators: Dr. Pooja Thakur Modeling and Simulation for Transport Processes (MSTP 2020) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 04/11/2020 08/11/2020 Assistant Professor
workshop Event Coordinators: Dr. Pooja Thakur Frontiers in Sustainable Chemical Processes (FSCP - 2021) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 01/02/2021 05/02/2021 Assistant Professor
fdp Event Coordinators: Dr. Pooja Thakur Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering (CMCE-2021) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 06/09/2021 10/09/2021 Assistant Professor

Expert Talks


Title Place Year Description of Event
Computational Study on Flow Over a Rotating Cylinder in a Channel Gharda Institute of Technology, Khed Ratnagiri, 26th May 2021. 2021 AICTE-ISTE sponsored 'Faculty Development Program, 24 to 29 May 2021
Insight of the Transportations of fluids Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped, Awadhpuri, Kanpur, 8th February 2021. 2021 Expert Talk
Computational study on flow over a rotating cylinder National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India 2021 ATAL sponsored FDP on Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering: (CMCE-2021), NIT Hamirpur, 6-10 September 2021

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