Anand, N. K.

*individual record*
Executive Associate Dean

Positions:

- James and Ada Forsyth Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
- Faculty Affiliate, Energy Institute
- Associate Director, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES)
- Executive Associate Dean, College of Engineering

overview

My research focuses on condensation heat transfer, numerical heat transfer and fluid flow, numerical techniques, heat exchangers, porous media, and aerosols. We have a Computational Heat Transfer Laboratory (CHTL) in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University. The laboratory's vision is to impact today's technology and academics in the area of heat transfer and fluid dynamics by quality research and study.

education and training

- Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University - (West Lafayette, Indiana, United States) 1983
- M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Kansas State University - (Manhattan, Kansas, United States) 1979
- B.E. in Mechanical Engineering, Bangalore University - (Bengaluru, Karnataka, India) 1978

selected publications

##### Academic Articles79

- Fullerton, T. L., & Anand, N. K. (2010).
__An alternative approach to study periodically fully-developed flow and heat transfer problems subject to isothermal heating conditions__.*International Journal of Engineering Science*. 48(11), 1253-1262. - Fullerton, T. L., & Anand, N. K. (2010).
__Periodically Fully-Developed Flow and Heat Transfer Over Flat and Oval Tubes Using a Control Volume Finite-Element Method__.*Numerical Heat Transfer Part A Applications*. 57(9), 642-665. - Saldaña, J., Sarin, V., & Anand, N. K. (2009).
__Parallelization of a Simple-Based Algorithm to Simulate Mixed Convective Flow Over a Backward-Facing Step__.*NUMERICAL HEAT TRANSFER PART B-FUNDAMENTALS*. 56(2), 105-118. - Mlcak, J. D., Anand, N. K., & Rightley, M. J. (2008).
__Three-dimensional laminar flow and heat transfer in a parallel array of microchannels etched on a substrate__.*International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer*. 51(21-22), 5182-5191. - Ko, M., & Anand, N. K. (2008).
__Three-Dimensional Combined Convective-Radiative Heat Transfer over a Horizontal Backward-Facing Step—A Finite-Volume Method__.*Numerical Heat Transfer Part A Applications*. 54(2), 109-129.

##### Books1

- Anand, N.K. [Texas A and M Univ., College Station, TX (United States). Dept. of Mechanical Engineering], .., & Kim, S.H. [Kei Muyung Univ., Taegu (Korea, Republic of). Dept. of Mechanical Engineering], .. (1996).
__Heat transfer in channels simulating cooling passages of electronic components__. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York, NY (United States).

##### Conference Papers32

- Muyshondt, R., Nguyen, T., Hassan, Y., & Anand, N. K. (2019).
__High-Fidelity Velocity Measurements in a Cross-flow Plane of a Randomly Packed Bed Using Time-resolved Particle Image Velocimetry__. 2019-May, - Alwafi, A., Hassan, Y., Nguyen, T., & Anand, N. K. (2019).
__Investigation of the flow near the wall of a single impinging jet at the scaled upper plenum of HTGR using TR-PIV__. 2019-May(0), - Li, H., Anand, N. K., & Hassan, Y. A. (2018).
__Large eddy simulations on turbulent flow of twin parallel jets__.*AISTech - Iron and Steel Technology Conference Proceedings*. 2018-May, 1234-1237. - Li, H., Anand, N. K., & Hassan, Y. A. (2018).
__Large eddy simulations on turbulent flow of twin parallel jets__.*TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY*. 118, 1234-1237. - Alwafi, A., Nguyen, T., Anand, N. K., & Hassan, Y. (2018).
__Time-resolved particle image velocimetry measurements and proper orthogonal decomposition analysis of jet impingement in a HTGR upper plenum__.*AISTech - Iron and Steel Technology Conference Proceedings*. 2018-May, 1120-1122. - Alwafi, A., Nguyen, T., Anand, N. K., & Hassan, Y. (2018).
__Time-resolved particle image velocimetry measurements and proper orthogonal decomposition analysis of jet impingement in a HTGR upper plenum__.*TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY*. 118, 1120-1122. - Alwafi, A., Lee, S., Anand, N. K., & Hassan, Y. (2017).
__An experimental study of jet impingement in a scaled model of a very high temperature reactor__.*TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY*. 117, 1787-1789. - Li, H., Anand, N. K., & Hassan, Y. A. (2017).
__Computational study of turbulent flow interaction between twin rectangular jets__.*TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY*. 117, 1653-1656. - Li, H., Wang, H., Hassan, Y. A., & Anand, N. K. (2016).
__Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis of Two Parallel Rectangular Jets Using OpenFOAM__. 4, v004t10a030-v004t10a030. - Park, J. H., Alwafi, A., Lee, S., Hassan, Y. A., & Anand, N. K. (2015).
__Particle image velocimetry on a single buoyant plume of the very high temperature gas-cooled reactor__.*TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY*. 113, 1433-1435. - McVay, K. L., Park, J. H., Lee, S., Hassan, Y. A., & Anand, N. K. (2014).
__Experimental design and flow visualization for the upper plenum of a scaled VHTR__.*TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY*. 111, 115-118. - Roy, P., Anand, N. K., & Banerjee, D. (2013).
__A Review of Flow and Heat Transfer in Rotating Microchannels__.*WORLD MULTIDISCIPLINARY CIVIL ENGINEERING-ARCHITECTURE-URBAN PLANNING SYMPOSIUM 2016, WMCAUS 2016*. 56, 7-17. - Roy, P., Anand, N. K., Banerjee, D., & ASME, .. (2012).
__A NUMERICAL STUDY OF UNSTEADY LAMINAR FLOW AND HEAT TRANSFER THROUGH AN ARRAY OF ROTATING RECTANGULAR MICROCHANNELS__. 6(PARTS A AND B), 1141-1145. - Roy, P., Anand, N. K., & Banerjee, D. (2012).
__Numerical Investigation of Slip Flow and Heat Transfer in Rotating Rectangular Microchannels__. 2, 1087-1094. - Jeon, S., Roy, P., Anand, N. K., & Banerjee, D. (2010).
__Investigation of Flow Boiling on Nanostructured Surfaces__. 1, 577-582. - Ijaz, M., & Anand, N. K. (2008).
__Co-Located Variables Approach Using Implicit Runge-Kutta Methods for Unsteady Incompressible Flow Simulation__.*NUMERICAL HEAT TRANSFER PART B-FUNDAMENTALS*. 54(4), 291-313. - Ijaz, M., & Anand, N. K. (2007).
__Simulation of Unsteady Incompressible Viscous Flow using Higher-Order Implicit Runge-Kutta Methods—Staggered Grid †__.*NUMERICAL HEAT TRANSFER PART B-FUNDAMENTALS*. 52(6), 471-488. - Ijaz, M., & Anand, N. K. (2007).
__Simulation of Unsteady Incompressible Viscous Flow Using Higher Order Implicit Runge-Kutta Methods: Staggered Grid__. 1, 403-416. - Saldana, J., Anand, N. K., & Sarin, V. (2004).
__Numerical simulation of mixed convective flow over a three-dimensional horizontal backward facing step__. 2 B, 1031-1042. - Anand, N. K. (2003).
__Computational Heat Transfer: Introduction__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 374(1), 87. - Guo, Z., & Anand, N. K. (1999).
__Condensation of R-410A in a Rectangular Channel__.*SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FOR THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT*. 5(2), 97-122. - Talik, A. C., Fletcher, L. S., Anand, N. K., & Swanson, L. W. (1995).
__Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of a plate heat exchanger using a propylene-glycol/water mixture as the working fluid__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 314(12), - Watson, J. C., Anand, N. K., & Fletcher, L. S. (1995).
__Mixed convective heat transfer between a series of vertical parallel plates with planar heat sources__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 317-1, 401-412. - Kim, S. H., & Anand, N. K. (1994).
__Laminar heat transfer between a series of parallel plates with surface-mounted discrete heat sources__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 292, 55-70. - Choi, J. M., Anand, N. K., & Lau, S. C. (1993).
__Turbulent heat transfer measurement and numerical prediction in a serpentine channel__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Paper)*. 1-11. - Kim, S. H., & Anand, N. K. (1992).
__Turbulent heat transfer between a series of parallel plates with surface-mounted discrete heat sources__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 210, 43-57. - Choi, J. M., & Anand, N. K. (1991).
__Heat transfer in a serpentine channel with a series of right angle turns__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 180, 91-99. - Anand, N. K., Kim, S. H., & Fletcher, L. S. (1990).
__Effect of plate spacing on free convection between heated parallel plates__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 153, 81-87. - Kim, S. H., Anand, N. K., & Fletcher, L. S. (1989).
__Free convection between series of vertical-parallel plates with embedded line heat sources__.*American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD*. 121, 7-16. - Anand, N. K., & Tree, D. R. (1987).
__Some Studies of the Effects of Axial Conduction in a Tube Wall on the Steady-State Laminar Convective Heat Transfer__.*Transactions - ASME: Journal of Heat Transfer*. 109(4), 1025-1028. - Chellaiah, S., Viskanta, R., Ranganathan, P., & Anand, N. K. (1987).
__ANALYSIS OF CORE AND CORE BARREL HEAT-UP UNDER CONDITIONS SIMULATING SEVERE REACTOR ACCIDENTS.__.*AIChE Symp Ser*. 83(257), 314-319. - Anand, N. K., & Tree, D. R. (1982).
__STEADY STATE SIMULATION OF A SINGLE TUBE-FINNED CONDENSER HEAT EXCHANGER.__.*ASHRAE TRANSACTIONS 1995, VOL 101, PT 2*. 88(pt 2), 185-200.

researcher on

##### Co-Principal Investigator1

awards and honors

recent teaching activities

- MEEN644 Num Heat Tran&fl Flow Instructor
- NUEN644 Num Heat Tran&fl Flow Instructor

chaired theses and dissertations

- Li, Han (2018-12).
__Computational Study of Interaction of Twin Rectangular Jets.__(Doctoral Dissertation) - Park, Jae Hyung (2016-08).
__Natural Circulation in the Upper Plenum of a Scaled Model of a Very High Temperature Reactor in the Event of Loss-of-Coolant Accident.__(Doctoral Dissertation) - Razi, Pooyan (2016-05).
__Partially-Averaged Navier-Stokes (PANS) Method for Turbulence Simulations: Near-Wall Modeling and Smooth-Surface Separation Computations.__(Doctoral Dissertation) - Roy, Pratanu (2014-12).
__Numerical Study of Flow and Heat Transfer in Rotating Microchannels.__(Doctoral Dissertation) - Mcvay, Kyle (2014-08).
__Experimental Design and Flow Visualization for the Upper Plenum of a Very High Temperature Gas Cooled for Computer Fluid Dynamics Validation.__(Master's Thesis) - Fullerton, Tracy (2011-12).
__Numerical Study of Convective Heat Transfer in Flat Tube Heat Exchangers Operating in Self-Sustained Oscillatory Flow Regimes.__(Doctoral Dissertation) - Arasanipalai, Sriram Sharan (2008-12).
__Two-equation model computations of high-speed (ma=2.25, 7.2), turbulent boundary layers.__(Master's Thesis) - Ijaz, Muhammad (2007-12).
__Implicit Runge-Kutta Methods to Simulate Unsteady Incompressible Flows.__(Doctoral Dissertation) - Ko, Min Seok (2007-12).
__Numerical Simulation of Three-Dimensional Combined Convective Radiative Heat Transfer in Rectangular Channels.__(Doctoral Dissertation) - Mlcak, Justin Dale (2007-05).
__Simulation of Three-Dimensional Laminar Flow and Heat Transfer in an Array of Parallel Microchannels.__(Master's Thesis)

Email

nkanand@tamu.edu

First Name

N. K.

Last Name

Anand

mailing address

Texas A&M University; Engineering Academic Coordination; 3126 TAMU

College Station, TX 77843-3127

USA