Personal Information
Full Name: Prof. J.C. Mandal
Building: Aero Main
Phone: 25767129
Email: mandal[at]aero.iitb.ac.in
Website: http://www.aero.iitb.ac.in/~mandal/

Specialization: Aerodynamics

Awards & Fellowships

    Alexander von Humboldt Fellow, JRD Tata Fellow(IISc Bangalore, India), Aerospace Engineering Division Medal(I.E.)

    Member of 
    * International Advisory Committee for 4th International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, USA, July 6-8, 2016. 
    * National Advisory Committee of Symposium of Applied Aerodynamics and Design of Aerospace Vehicles (SAROD 2015), Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, 3-5 December 2015. 
    * International Advisory Committee for 3rd International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems, Lake Bled, Slovenia, June 2-4, 2014. 
    * International Scientific Committee for the third African Conference on Computational Mechanics, Livingston, Zambia, 30 July - 2 August 2013. 
    * National core technical committee for International Conference on Applications of Fluid Engineering (CAFE 2012), Sept 20-22, 2012 Noida, India. 
    * International Scientific Committee for the 2nd African Conference on Computational Mechanics, 5-8 Jan. 2011, Cape Town, South Africa. 
    * National Advisory Committee of International Conference on Thermal Energy and Environment, 24-25 March 2011 (INCOTEE 2011). 
    * International Advisory Committee for 2nd Inter. Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems, Dalian, China, Sept 5-7,2011. 
    * International Advisory Committee for First International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems, Naples, Italy, Sept 8-10, 2009. 
    * Organizing Committee Members for International Conference for Computational Partial Differential Equations, IIT Bombay, India, Dec 10-13, 2008. 

R&D
R&D Areas/Projects: 

    SPONSORED RESEARCH PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN AS PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
    * Computations of Flows Through . . Compressor Cascades (AR&DB)(1995- 1999) 
    * Computation of viscous incompressible flows inside calandria of a Pressurized Heavy Water Reactor (PHWR)(Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences, Department of Atomic Energy, India)(1996-2000) 
    * Upgradation of Associate CFD Center of Excellence(2004-2009) 
    * Flow Computations on Unstructured Grids with Improved Accuracy: An Investigation (AR&DB) (2006-2008) 
    * Steady/Unsteady Low Speed Viscous Flow Computations on Static/Moving Grids (AR&DB) (2009-2011) 
    * Upgradation of Associate CFD Center of Excellence(2009-2012) 
    * Development of High Resolution Schemes for Flow Computations on Space Vehicle Configurations using Unstructured Grids (ISRO) (2009-2012) 
    * Unsteady Incompressible Turbulent Flow Computations on Static/Moving Grids (AR&DB) (2011-2013) 
    * Shock Instability and Carbuncle Phenomenon in Numerical Computations: Analysis and Cure (AR&DB) (2012-2015) 
    * Level set method for propagating interfaces (AR&DB) (2015-2017)

Teaching
Courses Taught: 

Computational Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, Aerodynamics, Continuum Mechanics, Gas Dynamics, Basic Computational Fluid Dynamics, Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics, Numerical Methods for Conservation Laws, Numerical Methods for Engineers, Matrix Computation.